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Hi from Dubai

Hi all,

New to HU but not new to motorcycling, having been through the sports bikes to big trailies gravy train and now looking for a run-around which I can take into the desert (tame stuff, nothing full-on).

Trouble is that people here either want full-on MX bikes for the desert or HDs with tassles for the road. There doesn't seem to be anything in between. I am after a cheap XT600/DR650 type bike which I can have fun on but am not afraid to drop in the sand.

Has anyone any experience of this in the UAE?

Thanks.

Dan
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