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Dec 12th 2017, 12:36 PM   #1
 Thumperpilot's Avatar
  Jan 2016

  SV650S, CRF450R, and others
Roland Sands (RSD) builds Africa Twin police bikes?!!

Yep, when Redondo Beach decided to pursue adv bikes for their police force, they decided to turn to the best guy around, Roland Sands!

The bikes are Automatics with Ohlins suspension and various other pieces of kit to make them better suited for the task at hand...

What do you think?


Edited by Thumperpilot on Dec 12th 2017 at 12:54 PM
Dec 12th 2017, 01:08 PM   #2
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  Sep 2016

  Africa Twin
I love it but then I'm a bit biased.
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Dec 12th 2017, 01:25 PM   #3
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  Jan 2016

  R1200ST, CB350
Speaking of which, I was just tailed by an Africa Twin for a mile or two on 14 WB towards Vancouver WA to the 205 about 20-30 minutes ago, i.e. around 2 in the afternoon. If it was one of you and you didn't have your high beams on, maybe downgrade the bulbs a little? I still have afterimages from having you in my mirrors.
Dec 12th 2017, 02:44 PM   #4
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  Feb 2016
  Poulsbo, WA

  Aprilia RSV Mille, CB77, CB750K, CB750F
Chuck laughs at the wimpy ballistic mat.

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Edited by DocB on Dec 12th 2017 at 06:36 PM
Dec 17th 2017, 01:27 PM   #5
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  Sep 2017
  milwaukie oregon

  rc51 Aprilia rsvr gsxr600
Look like they expect North Korea To invade Redondo beach, bit
Of Overkill but hey it’s Only taxpayers dollars anyway
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Dec 17th 2017, 04:50 PM   #6
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  Apr 2016
  My Garage

I think someone was planning a remake of The Lost Boys but with police chases this time...
Dec 17th 2017, 09:31 PM   #7
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  Jan 2016
  Salem, Oregon

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Originally Posted by Dubnut
I think someone was planning a remake of The Lost Boys but with police chases this time...
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Dec 18th 2017, 05:40 AM   #8
  Apr 2017

Bikes are modern horses. Roland needs to get that gun up by the saddle where the sheriff can grab it to get rid o' them pesky rustlers!

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