Thanks you guys for the welcoming spirit!
I have curiosities about the Versys
that I look forward to discovering... as a purchase hopefully is in my future between now and soon.
In the meantime, I will try to mind my manners, not spit indoors, take my helmet off in the presence of ladies and or bishops, and try to adjust to metaphoric indoor plumbing.
The leap from a chicken bus
to modern technology a wide step to be certain. No doo hickey, kickstand already the proper length, a wire harness that apparently needs no armor, I don't know what you guys do with all your spare time, owning a "Sunday bike" and all, oh, I bet you get to RIDE THEM!
That would be a nice change.
Loved my KiLleR but admit on those weeks where-as one had it torn down to the frame, you hated to have to hurry, for fear of skipping some Loktite or a mission critical ZIP TIE, so's you could ride with chums on the weekend. Best bike in the world, made so by it's owners.
I suppose like owning a Ural (no offense to the Russians or other communist regime riders mind you, it's all good, we all spin metric
I am in Minneapolis
, in the event any of you blokes are up in the land of 9 month winters.
It would be fun to see how your bikes are rigged in person and give me a chance to see what might lay metaphorically