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I have about 4 hours on the 200 and I'm loving the bike. I got it purely for single track. One criticism I have is that it doesn't have enough steering lock. (forks hit the radiators). I've had to panelbeat the radiator tops a bit to get the extra steering lock I want. Also the front end comes up really easily on steep climbs....takes a bit of getting used to.

Apart from that I love the bike. Great power for a 200....I'm 6ft 1 and 100kg and the bike gets me around no problem. I have a 20km hard loop I ride and this bike gets around it quicker and easier than the 300.
Agree the 200 is a great single track weapon. I raced 200 for a fair percentage of my career. I did feel it lacked the bottom end I was looking for. Could be I have been on 300 for the last 3 years. Just found that on big hills it would pull ok fine no not pick up pace. Could be a jetting fix more than anything
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Imo when I知 riding I知 in the ZONE and trying to catch the guy in front of me-the last thing on my mind is turning a fan off & on , each to there own I guess.


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I知 not chasing anyone in the rocks at 7km/h with no airflow - hence the fan.

All wired up & pulling air through. I used the fan plug off the loom & put a waterproof switch next to the map switch on lhs of the 礎ar.

If the bike is getting hot enough for a lean-out hanging idle & slight top end noise, I think a fan is pretty cheap insurance.
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I知 not chasing anyone in the rocks at 7km/h with no airflow - hence the fan.



All wired up & pulling air through. I used the fan plug off the loom & put a waterproof switch next to the map switch on lhs of the 礎ar.



If the bike is getting hot enough for a lean-out hanging idle & slight top end noise, I think a fan is pretty cheap insurance.


Even when I知 trying to play the cool kid (extreme hard enduro rider) I知 still trying to catch the guy in front of me in the rock gardens, just the way I ride I guess.

110% I agree with you on your last line-Fan is a pretty cheap insurance. A lot on here will disagree with you on that one. I知 pretty sure they road firetrails though


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