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Finally getting my bike back :)

After waiting for what felt like eternity (2-3 months) I am finally getting my bike from the shop!!

I had to wait for a whole month cause they had to order in a ducati decal from Italy

will post pics later when I get home

*Update* just arrive in my garage, I am excited!!!
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GRATS! and ScruB the tires this time!
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Definitely :P hahaa......
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Just in time for spring - how about some pics?






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Im not home yet still at work

my bike got delivered to my house

but I will take some pics later!
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You scrub with 200 grit sandpaper or just soap and scrub brush?

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You scrub with 200 grit sandpaper or just soap and scrub brush?

Sorry, zero knowledge on motorcycles.
200 grit sandpaper and soap and water is good or alcohol - takes the (mould) release agent off the tyre. put the bike on the rear stand or paddock stand , and let the bike idle in 1st gear for a few seconds with the sandpaper around the tire.






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Your bike and car are both hot. It would've been cool if your bike was black too.
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Cool that you got it back. Enjoy...
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Your Duc is gorgeous, what fun she must be to ride!
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I forgot how heavenly the V-Twin sounds

i fell in love all over again and at the same time i forgot how frighteningly fast it can be
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Beautiful! I love Ducati's. I rationalized part of my SLK purchase by making an agreement with myself to not get a bike again. I'm getting too old.
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OK, RaihaX, since you refuse to post a pic of your bike (!! ), here's one of mine - a Duc ST2 - 916 frame(=exquisite handling), double sided swing arm (bit chewier to work on than a single sided), 4 valve V-twin engine 950cc (ish)engine, (easier to work on than an 8V). As a tourer, it's just so comfy (especially for fat old gits like what I am!!).

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