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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old Jun 27th, 2007, 4:26 pm Thread Starter
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Well, I did it. I am now the proud owner of an '02 K12RS in Pacific Blue with 10K miles for $7800 I have waited a very long time to own a Beemer and it feels great. I was surprised that after a long time thinking the RT was my ultimate bike I really fell hard for the K bike when I drove it. Very smooth, decent wind protection without being stuffy, great power, ABS power brakes, cruise, heated grips - wow! But of course I'm preaching to the choir here........ Pick it up tomorrow and the fun begins. BTW, if you know of anyone that wants to sell a set of hard bags let me know. This doesn't come with them and I think I'll hold off a bit. I'll mount my Givi topbox and maybe pick up a set of soft bags for now.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Jun 27th, 2007, 4:51 pm
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Hey... you the Moose.. er... man!

Congratulations. I hope to follow you in the very near future if i can connect with the right one.

See you on the road and have fun!
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old Jun 28th, 2007, 4:25 pm
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You have made an excellent purchasing decision! Enjoy the hell out of it

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I've always have to own one to fully appreciate the level at which you're riding at now.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old Jun 29th, 2007, 11:43 am
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Good Choice

Here's what I use at time when I don't need side cases. It is a Tour Master combo tank broken down and used as a tail bag. Their two bag zipped together are just too dang tall
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[/COLOR] * Everyone crashes. Some get back on. Some don't. Some can't.
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old Jun 29th, 2007, 11:59 am
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Originally Posted by Moosedog
Well, I did it. I am now the proud owner of an '02 K12RS in Pacific Blue with 10K miles for $7800
I paid alot more than that for mine less than a year ago from a dealer. But, it had some farkles.

At LEAST you bought the right color! Everyone knows that the Pacific Blue color lulls the cops into 'feeling calm', "Hmmm... my radar must be wrong... that's a lovely bike."

I started 11 months ago with 10,200 miles. 26,300 today. I LOVE it.

Ride, Smile, Eat, Rest, Ride. Repeat often.

"Lord, Be Kind to Me....the Sea is
So Big, and My Boat is SO Small"

2002 K12RS
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