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PostPosted: Wed Oct 05, 2016 5:14 pm 
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Pretty sure I can't ride the DR half that well. :cry:

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 05, 2016 6:01 pm 
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kenr74 wrote:
Pretty sure I can't ride the DR half that well. :cry:
Same here.


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 05, 2016 9:10 pm 
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kenr74 wrote:


Pretty sure I can't ride the DR half that well. :cry:


thanks guys but must admit i was on the verge of soiling myself almost the whole time. i normally just plod around on the bushpig but was trying to push it hard just for the camera. :)


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 05, 2016 10:11 pm 
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I just got mine in April. I have to say, with what little real trails I've ridden on it (mostly local roads, dirt roads and easy trails), it handles like a dirt bike. It's just way heavier. You can toss it around, though, if your tires are up to the terrain you're on.

I'm impressed with the 244s. Sure, they howl like the loneliest wolf you ever heard on the pavement, and they don't deliver good mileage, but they do well on the mixed surfaces around here. I dealt with packed dirt roads and very deep sand today, and got through it all. I have a loud exhaust, and I hear the tires over that, on pavement.

You are proof that a good rider on an average bike is better than an average rider on a good bike. Your trials practice shows.


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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2016 12:55 am 
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Great videos! I whimpered a bit when the big rocks and ruts showed up......! Yikes ,you ride that thing well!

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2016 4:05 am 
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bongodave wrote:
You are proof that a good rider on an average bike is better than an average rider on a good bike.

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If you're good enough, the bike is good enough :good:

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2016 10:20 am 
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Very impressive Doctorgrey, thanks for sharing another of your excellent videos with us. :drinks:

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2016 11:42 am 
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Another Excellent video! :2_thumbsup:

After riding the DR on difficult single tracks any lightweight dirt bike feels as light as a mountain bike :s_cool

But it sure is easier to learn and practice the techniques on a very light bike. :Roost:

Then practice on the DR which forces us to use proper technique. :bumps:

I need a trials bike :crutch:

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