I'm not a big fan of silver, and having an 08 Versys means you have a lot of silver bits on the bike. Being day three of ownership (essentially), I decided it was time to get intimate with the bike and take it apart.
First step, paint the silver parts that are the biggest, and come off the easiest:
Next step, debadge the big red panels and wax them (and the windscreen):
Once the paint cures overnight I'll put it together tomorrow before work and upload some shots for you all.
Note, the ghetto bar end mirror is temporary.
Next up: more black parts, different bars, more black parts
Oh, and lots more riding!