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Offline bid caller

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Ducati multistrata 1200 S
« on: December 23, 2017, 04:07:39 am »
Well traded my 2009 connie today! I will miss her I am sure. Have been a member here since 2014 and have been to 3 conventions and met some great people. Wish you all well. Will have some items for sale in the forum soon.
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Re: Ducati multistrata 1200 S
« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2017, 10:01:34 am »
Hi Neal,
I've never had the pleasure of riding a Multistrada...I'm a little afraid - I may like it too much!
Cool looking ride, and from what I hear/read, quite a ride.
Don't feel like you need to leave, unless you wan to. I'm sure you saw that a significant percentage of bikes at the Nationals are not Connies. If you enjoyed the events, diversity if a good thing.

Enjoy your new ride! :great:


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Re: Ducati multistrata 1200 S
« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2017, 10:05:19 am »
Don't go without posting some pictures of the Ducati. I've always admired them but never owned one.
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Re: Ducati multistrata 1200 S
« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2017, 01:33:49 pm »
Ditto to what Jorge said, Neal. Don't go, we need local experience at our new Spring rally in Tennesse and besides, I want to watch Jorge (and me) drool over your new Ducati and watch Irene make him squirm when he wants one..  :))

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Re: Ducati multistrata 1200 S
« Reply #4 on: December 23, 2017, 01:49:27 pm »
I sold my 748 last year to buy a Connie. All of my friends, who have Multistradas, wanted to know why I hadn’t looked at a Multistrada. It was because the year before that, my 748 developed an open cell in the battery while on a three day trip to West Virginia, and I couldn’t even find a battery. It ended my trip and I had to trailer the bike home. I decided with the type of riding I do these days I needed a bike that I had a better than average chance of getting repaired if it broke down. I, too, may have loved the Multistrada, but I didn’t want to be nervous about breaking down and finding someplace to repair it when far from home anymore. Based on all of my friends experiences, it’s a fantastic bike and I wish you great success with it. At least now I have two-up room on my Connie so that if one of my buddies does break down I can ferry him to safety.  ;D
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