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Hi all! Just got my 2019 790 duke today! My second bike, got it after 6 months with crf250l (which is an awesome beginners bike btw). Was practicing on a parking lot today to get a feeling for slow maneuvers since siting position and amount of power is quite different from a 250cc dual sport :D
 

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Hello and welcome! What an awesome bike to grow with. Glad to have you aboard and enjoy all the great info here.
 

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Thank you, guys! Really exited to be here, was reading it here a lot before getting the bike, really helped me to make a choice!
 

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I will caution patience. I went from a 250 to an 850 back in the early '80's. With hindsight it was a BIG jump. imo the 790D is pretty much the perfect road bike though.
For a week or two - stick it in RAIN mode. It'll make the transition less abrupt.
 
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