Well after a little road trip to vernon I was able to purchase a new bike.
read: new to me
The first ride was sketchy as hell... massive wind/rain/lightning storm from vernon to kelowna at about 3:30pm.
Absolutly nuts... front tire needs replacing and the front left shock is leaking it's fluid. Also have noticed I'm missing a bolt from one of the motor mount spots.
She has some rash on the lower fairing and will be scheduled for paint. I'm thinking of a ferrari red with black flake.
and here's the pics...