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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old Aug 31st, 2013, 10:49 am Thread Starter
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My First Bike ever, 2013 Streetfighter 848

This is my first motorcycle.

The Story:
I waited 20 years to get one because I was a young father and had other priorities. Took the MSF course and only ride to have fun. I do all my own maintenance and mods because I enjoy it. I can not ride this bike anywhere near its potential but at least I look good ... but who doesn't on a Ducati!

Model: 2013 Ducati Streetfighter 848
Engine: 849cc 11 Degree Testastretta
Pipes: Termignoni
Seat: Stock
Wheels: Stock
-DP termi Carbon Fiber Exhaust
-DP Tank Protector
-DP 14t front sprocket (7% gear reduction)
-Speedymoto Frame sliders
-Rizoma MA010 bars mounted inverted
-CRG shorty levers
-CRG Lane split mirrors
-Ohlins crossmount steering damper (parts from SF1098 used to mount)
-Evotech Rad Guards
-Custom old school Ducati tank decals
-Motodynamics integrated tail light
-Tail tidy/ fender eliminator
-all stickers removed
-Evap can removed
-D. Lofgren Map
-Modified Intake (my own work)
-Stubby(clipped) front signals

This is an amazing bike, everything I hoped for and more. Ride safe everyone!
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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old Nov 7th, 2013, 4:10 am
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sweet looking, and congrats.
i also waited 12 yrs to get my first monster
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post #3 of 14 (permalink) Old Nov 12th, 2013, 10:13 am
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Thats a great bike, my first bike was a early 70's honda 50
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post #4 of 14 (permalink) Old Nov 12th, 2013, 11:01 am
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Congrats and awesome bike with very tasteful mods. Wish I could afford 2 in the garage. This would definitely be toward the top of the list.

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post #5 of 14 (permalink) Old Nov 14th, 2013, 10:14 pm
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Man, that looks great! And no worries man, time is relative anyway. Just enjoy yourself and the bike to the max now
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post #6 of 14 (permalink) Old Nov 23rd, 2013, 12:41 am
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congrats and very nicely done!
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post #7 of 14 (permalink) Old Dec 2nd, 2013, 6:03 pm
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get some stompgrips or techspecs for more streetcred. :P tanks without them scream "don't really ride it all that hard".
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post #8 of 14 (permalink) Old Apr 30th, 2014, 1:13 pm
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Love the decals

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Bloody Hell! thats like saying your first cat was a leopard!!!

Nice one, enjoy

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post #10 of 14 (permalink) Old Jul 6th, 2014, 8:45 pm
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Hey Im in the same boat. 2013 848 Streetfighter as my grit bike. Absolutely love it. Looking great. Hope to see more.
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