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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-15-2015, 02:36 AM
Replies: 11,800
Views: 2,557,987
Posted By Dr LC8
Hi Masso, Which ECU program will you use...

Hi Masso,

Which ECU program will you use with this filter?

Nicola
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-15-2015, 02:34 AM
Replies: 19,467
Views: 8,118,791
Posted By Dr LC8
I guess the same beautiful canyon. August 2006,...

I guess the same beautiful canyon.
August 2006, my first KTM 950 brought new 2004!!!:cry

http://s11.postimg.org/n2yjkpqyr/Spagna_e_Portogallo_Agosto_2006_272.jpg (http://postimage.org/)


Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-13-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Usinig Excel Rims I love Desert Front and Mefo...

Usinig Excel Rims I love Desert Front and Mefo Stone Master 140/80 (max 1500km to destry it!) for hard dry off road or Dunlop D908RR front + rear (140/80) for all other dry off road (up to 3000km if...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-13-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
7000km with a E09? How is the front E09 when...

7000km with a E09?

How is the front E09 when travelling fully loaded???Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-12-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Laugh Can you please tell me how many km did you get...

Can you please tell me how many km did you get out of the Mitas E-09 Dakar? The Mitas E-10 you had was a Dakar?

Thanks

N
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-11-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Can you comment on how long did the E-10 last? ...

Can you comment on how long did the E-10 last?

Many thanks

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-09-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Thanks all. I had 950/990 for 10 years now...

Thanks all.

I had 950/990 for 10 years now using both original rims and narrow excel rims. I used several different off road tyres but always on narrow rims and in 140/80 (MT21,D908RR,Mefo...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-08-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,465
Posted By Dr LC8
Today I finished the first round of...

Today I finished the first round of restoration...basically the budget is over:evil

Things done so far:
Full service.
Carbs cleaned and re-setted to original
Stickers and stuff.
The whole body...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-08-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Thanks, I need something more "aggressive"....

Thanks,

I need something more "aggressive". My question is really how long will a Mitas E-10 150/70 will last on a 990 Adventure??? Anyone??

Nicola
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-08-2015, 03:00 AM
Replies: 11,800
Views: 2,557,987
Posted By Dr LC8
Giorgio, Nice job. Nevertheless can I ask...

Giorgio,

Nice job. Nevertheless can I ask you why you moving the battery? I am fully aware of the fact that "racing" LC8 ADV have oil tank and battery underneath the seat to improve handling....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-08-2015, 01:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Can you use them with a tube? I am not sure I...

Can you use them with a tube? I am not sure I want to run tubeless tyres...

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-06-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
5000KM? That sounds very good to me!Performances?...

5000KM? That sounds very good to me!Performances? Can you compare it to the TKC?

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-06-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
I guess it last like the Mefo Stone...

I guess it last like the Mefo Stone Master...1000KM of pure gripping!:loll

Nic
Forum: EMEA 03-06-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By Dr LC8
Thanks for this. Nicola

Thanks for this.

Nicola
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-05-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Tell me Steve, where about in the lakes you take...

Tell me Steve, where about in the lakes you take your 990?
Any good advice??

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-05-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
I have been using Mefo Stone Master regularly...

I have been using Mefo Stone Master regularly with the 2.50 excel rims. That is not a tyre for tourism off road, even less to use with a loaded bike. Have you ever tried it???

Iceland it is hard...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-05-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Both you mean E-09 and E10??? How long does the...

Both you mean E-09 and E10??? How long does the E-10 last? On which bike?

Thanks

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-04-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By Dr LC8
Mefo SE vs Mitas E09 and E10

I am going to Iceland this coming summer. Very abrasive off road, manly compact terrain and sand. I read extensively about Mefo SE 150 and seems to be much better for durability compared to Karoo(all...
Forum: Europe 03-02-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By Dr LC8
Hardalpitour 2015

Welcome to the 7th edition of The HARDALPITOUR!
This great event is growing for quality and riders enjoyment each year. Teams from 18 different countries and press from several countries in Europe...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-02-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,049
Posted By Dr LC8
I agree they are tough...and you too not to...

I agree they are tough...and you too not to mention how lucky that no one was coming the other side of the road.

Now, why did the bike slip? To heavy on the back with no much grip on front TKC???...
Forum: Europe 02-25-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 16,129
Posted By Dr LC8
Hi, Inscriptions are now opened and we have...

Hi,

Inscriptions are now opened and we have some news for the 2015 edition.

I will shortly post a new thread with all the relative info.

In the mean time, who ever is interested or want to...
Forum: Europe 02-22-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By Dr LC8
Hi GB, This is very useful. Thank you very...

Hi GB,

This is very useful. Thank you very much.

Nic
Forum: Europe 02-17-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By Dr LC8
Iceland 2015

Hi,

I will be riding in Iceland for 10 days arriving the 29th of June and leaving the 9th of July. We are a group of 6 riders, 5 on KTM (990S, 690x2 and 640ADV x 2). We are a mixed group of 2...
Forum: EMEA 02-17-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By Dr LC8
ICELAND July 2015

Hi,

I will be riding in Iceland for 10 days arriving the 29th of June and leaving the 9th of July. We are a group of 6 riders, 5 on KTM (990S, 690x2 and 640ADV x 2). We are a mixed group of 2...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-14-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,465
Posted By Dr LC8
Finally today I had time to some more work on my...

Finally today I had time to some more work on my collector item. In all fairness I hoped to finish it (still at a level of a very gross restoration!). Unfortunately when I was seeing the finish line...
Forum: Ride reports 01-30-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 13,795
Posted By Dr LC8
Bello, molto bello. Now I look forward to...

Bello, molto bello.

Now I look forward to see pictures from the south!

Ciao

Nicola
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 19,467
Views: 8,118,791
Posted By Dr LC8
+1!

+1!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-29-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 19,467
Views: 8,118,791
Posted By Dr LC8
Masso e' bellissima!:eek1 I want to now all...

Masso e' bellissima!:eek1

I want to now all about that tanks! Can you please let me have some info?

Grazie

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-28-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 19,467
Views: 8,118,791
Posted By Dr LC8
Loved the pictures taken in the same places:clap ...

Loved the pictures taken in the same places:clap

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-28-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By Dr LC8
+1 Nic

+1

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-18-2015, 02:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,096
Posted By Dr LC8
Well I listen to all of your comments and...

Well I listen to all of your comments and advices...

First I made myself a drink...:freaky

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...then I have undo...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-17-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,767
Posted By Dr LC8
Loved it! You nearly convinced me to buy one... ...

Loved it! You nearly convinced me to buy one...

I defiitively would if I could...:lol3

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-17-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,096
Posted By Dr LC8
At least I wasn't missing an easy solution just...

At least I wasn't missing an easy solution just in front if my eyes!!!

Small hands and beers ok. However I am an extremely calm and patience surgeon but a very swearing and inpatience mechanic......
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-16-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,767
Posted By Dr LC8
...all noted!:wink: Nic

...all noted!:wink:

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-16-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,096
Posted By Dr LC8
Front Cylinder SAS plate

...how the hell can I take it out without dissembling half of the engine:eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1????

Thanks

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-16-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 16,412
Posted By Dr LC8
Hi guys I am doing my SAS valve. I am stuck at...

Hi guys I am doing my SAS valve. I am stuck at the front cylinder.
How the hell do you remove the block-off plate without removing the oil tank and so on?

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-15-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,904
Posted By Dr LC8
I look forward to more pics... Nic

I look forward to more pics...

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-12-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 19,467
Views: 8,118,791
Posted By Dr LC8
JP... Still want to ask you where did you...

JP...

Still want to ask you where did you take this picture?

Nic
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-02-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,094
Posted By Dr LC8
The other great advantage of hard bike is that...

The other great advantage of hard bike is that the content is much easier to load and unload without the need strapping and securing...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-02-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dr LC8
Hi, I have used both 908 and Stone Master...

Hi,

I have used both 908 and Stone Master more than once.

Stone Master is a bit better off road. Main advantages are on terrain or wet terrains. On hard/ravel/stone terrains they are as good...
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