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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-04-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5,752
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Posted By Grumpy old Man
May I explain that one... From left to...

May I explain that one...

From left to right:

One for Dualsport
One for strictly offroad and track days
One for runs at night
and one for pure street racing

Tyres explain all!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-21-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 19,164
Views: 7,887,958
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Hey! This is where I live!

Hey! This is where I live!
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-19-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 1,654
Views: 492,200
Posted By Grumpy old Man
It's much better. I hate the 1190 original set...

It's much better. I hate the 1190 original set up. See I rode a 950 S for a decade. Ever since I have the 1190 I try to get her to be as comfortable as the 950.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-19-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1,654
Views: 492,200
Posted By Grumpy old Man
6'1 and a half

6'1 and a half
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-19-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1,654
Views: 492,200
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Thanks everybody for the appreciation. ...

Thanks everybody for the appreciation.



It's currently still in it original state.




The seat isn't finished yet. I upholstered it by 1 and a half inch as I like my seat straight. At...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-19-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1,654
Views: 492,200
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Just finished the paint job ...

Just finished the paint job

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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-04-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 5,752
Views: 1,775,337
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Done! ...

Done!

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-31-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,654
Views: 492,200
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Nothing special... ...

Nothing special...

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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-28-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 5,752
Views: 1,775,337
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Laugh As I was a bit boared due to the miserable summer...

As I was a bit boared due to the miserable summer we had so far, I started up a new project.

I just love the Look of the KTM 690 Rally Replica, but unfortunate I can't afford one. So I set off...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-17-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 19,164
Views: 7,887,958
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Here is my new Baby ...

Here is my new Baby

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Forum: Equipment 04-24-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2,025
Views: 359,239
Posted By Grumpy old Man
This is the longest thread I ever read trough in...

This is the longest thread I ever read trough in my life. So I am bringing it back up, as its been quiet for a while.

When I first read about the Adv Suit from Klim my first reaction was, as...
Forum: Europe 04-23-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,809
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Just for information purposes: Switzerland...

Just for information purposes:

Switzerland you go to Orange Adventures...

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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-07-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 19,164
Views: 7,887,958
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Yesterday afternoon ...

Yesterday afternoon

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-27-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Well, I couldn't find anything out of the...

Well, I couldn't find anything out of the ordinary in the Akra. So I guess the Barrett will do the job just as well - Actually better! :D
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-27-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Oh I will! I have a talent for things like that!

Oh I will! I have a talent for things like that!
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-24-2013, 01:20 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
CHF 550.00 but without EU Homologation. That...

CHF 550.00 but without EU Homologation. That will cost another bit.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-22-2013, 01:06 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Yep. It's Barrett. I am so annoyed I spend my...

Yep. It's Barrett. I am so annoyed I spend my hard earned cash for the Akra. Unfortunately I only know a few weeks about Barrett. So please everybody don't make the same Mistake.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-20-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Its so much nicer looking ...

Its so much nicer looking

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-20-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Christmas came today... ...

Christmas came today...

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-08-2013, 03:31 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
:spam so its...

:spam so its http://lc8-forum.de/images/smiles/off_topic.gif
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-30-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Yes it is. Here you go... ...

Yes it is. Here you go...

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-23-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Yes, it is. But only Riding Gear and Soft...

Yes, it is. But only Riding Gear and Soft Luggage.






I'm just a clean worker...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-22-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Fitted the HDB Handguards today - Much better! ...

Fitted the HDB Handguards today - Much better!

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-20-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Thanks Dragos! I am comparing to my late 950S....

Thanks Dragos! I am comparing to my late 950S. So far the 1190 doesn't handle the rough stuff as well.
Plus the 950 done all that just straight out of the show room. The 1190 does not!
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-18-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Thumbs down No no no

Took the 1190 R for the first proper Trail ride in France and Italy. We had some proper rain as well.

Bottom Line is, the Multifunctional Buttons ain't working anymore. I'm stuck in Rain Mode...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-11-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
And another one. Sorry not very clear. ...

And another one. Sorry not very clear.

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-11-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Found one of them. here you can see the...

Found one of them.

here you can see the water filled "damper valve chimney".

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-11-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Its the same as by the standard version. I...

Its the same as by the standard version. I didn't have to order. I made a deal with my dealer and swapped the ugly bull bars for the nice and tidy tank protector.



That was the first thing I...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-10-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Because I don't like them. The bike looks much...

Because I don't like them. The bike looks much slimmer without. Never had any on the 950S, nor on the Superenduro. Never missed them and never felt the need of them as well.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-10-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Just returned from the annual Adventure Rider...

Just returned from the annual Adventure Rider meeting in Switzerland. Surprisingly I was the one and only rider with a 1190 R.

Short: My old 950 was a tiny bit better off road than the 1190 R....
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-03-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Ok. More Pictures. Nothing special doh! ...

Ok. More Pictures. Nothing special doh!

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-11-2013, 04:42 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 264,893
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Brilliant Report and I totally agree with most...

Brilliant Report and I totally agree with most of it. But I would like to add a few of my findings to that:

I have the 1190R now for 2 months and she now has 4900 miles on the clock.

- I don't...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-30-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5,752
Views: 1,775,337
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Fecking horny Bike Porn this is! I want!!!!!

Fecking horny Bike Porn this is! I want!!!!!
Forum: Equipment 01-15-2013, 02:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,522
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Enduristan Collection

Hi folks

I can say, I am the the proud owner of the complete Enduristan product range and so far Enduristan never let me down!

The quality of their gear is outstanding and they really keep...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-02-2012, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,641,617
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Final version from Tommy ...

Final version from Tommy

http://lc8-forum.de/files/attachments/downloads_113_357.jpg
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-29-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,641,617
Posted By Grumpy old Man
She doesn't look too bad like that (Thanks franky...

She doesn't look too bad like that (Thanks franky and Thommy for your Photoshop)

http://lc8-forum.de//files/attachments/8008644572_12fd5cd509_b_194.jpg
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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-23-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,641,617
Posted By Grumpy old Man
In one word: NO! The SM-T wont be build...

In one word: NO!

The SM-T wont be build anymore as well - As they have the new Adventure now....

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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 19,164
Views: 7,887,958
Posted By Grumpy old Man
4 wheel drive vehicules only!?! So you are on...

4 wheel drive vehicules only!?! So you are on this road illegal with 1 wheel drive :rofl
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-15-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 59,503
Posted By Grumpy old Man
If your are writing about my SE, its only the...

If your are writing about my SE, its only the stock SE tank, spray painted in white.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-15-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 59,503
Posted By Grumpy old Man
Laugh ORANGE ADVENTURES Superenduro Rallyed

Mine is done an' all. Bonsai told me, this thread need an update. :evil I like it. What do you think? :ear
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