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View Poll Results: Which size gas tank do you prefer?
2.1 gallon Peanut tank 73 14.01%
3.3 gallon King tank 212 40.69%
4.5 gallon tank 214 41.07%
Aftermarket alternative (please post details) 22 4.22%
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I'm happy with my 3.3 tank.
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I'm happy with my 3.3 tank.
The 100-mile Stretch is OK with me - I can squeeze it to 125 when I really need to, but the 100-mile Stretch seems to work fine to get off the bike, walk a bit for 5-minutes and go back to riding. I can see where it might be a bother on long-distance trips.

The only time it bothers me is when I'm in the mountains and get above 90-miles... Then it becomes critical to think where the next stop will be.

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