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Old 05-27-2018, 05:57 AM
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Hey folks
My name is Grant, I live on the Mornington Peninsula, Melbourne Australia
Iíve just bought a 2015 K1300R, pick it up on Friday!
Looking to connect with similar owners and learn more about this bike.
Previously Iíve owned several Suzuki Katanas mostly the pop up headlight 750, a couple of 1100s.
Iím active in that community, hence my looking around at the BMW owners.
By day I work as an Automatic Door Technician, supermarkets, banks , hospitals etc..keeps me busy.
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Old 05-27-2018, 06:27 AM
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Welcome aboard Grant, round here, photos of old, and new bikes are mandatory, especially the Katana's....... even tho its a BMW forum.
You just missed out on our annual get together, link attached.

http://www.i-bmw.com/showthread.php?t=60631
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Old 05-27-2018, 09:10 AM
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Welcome to I BMW Grant


Best site there is!


Post a pic of that beast will ya?


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Welcome to the forum Grant. Lots of great info here about your new ride.
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Welcome to the site, we've got a large contingent of enthusiastic members from down under who would welcome the opportunity to lead you astray!
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Grant:

Welcome to the site.
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Welcome to the site Grant, post up some pics when you get your hands on the beast.
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Grant, welcome to the site! Post a photo in due course.
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I’m pretty sure I’ve got a well worn path, many years on Suzuki Katanas ��
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Welcome to the site Grant
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Still no pics???
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