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FREDLINGTON

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Hi, just a quick question. I own a 426 and my brother is looking to get a bike, he has come across a tt 250 1987 model for a good price. are these bikes any good or should he stay away?

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You can't compare that to your 426 if thats what your trying to do. He will be disapointed.

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If your brother is just starting out, the ttr250 will be good first year bike. Second year, he'll be looking to upgrade.

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2 of my boys that took a late interest in dirtbikes ride tt's. The 16 year old rides my WR450 on the open trails and fields but climbs off when we go fast. It still scares him , but with the TT his confidence is building fast. He has rode a tt125 for about a month and he does not know it yet ,but his new TTR230 is coming in 2 weeks:applause: :thumbsup: . He looked at a WR250 but says the 230 still fits him better and he believes he will be more comfortable on it on the close trails. Then when he can handle a WR, I can just pass the 230 on to his younger brothers.

The TT is a very forgiving bike for a beginner in that it sets lower, is more plush to ride and softer on the trails.

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