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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-29-2015, 01:48 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 21,102
Posted By Womble_CH
I'm not really sure to understand the need for...

I'm not really sure to understand the need for modification...

Is the heat output from the OEM 8 Ohms resistors a real problem to the head lights / housing ? I'm using mine since Dec and love the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-28-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 21,102
Posted By Womble_CH
I run the non-modified Cyclops and the PP Aux...

I run the non-modified Cyclops and the PP Aux lights and they work fine together.


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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-28-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 16,324
Posted By Womble_CH
Wow thats great progress. Thanks for pioneering...

Wow thats great progress. Thanks for pioneering :clap

Now if one could find a waterproof switch unit...I think the OEM KTM right hand side switch unit from the 1290 ADV might ruin the project, as...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7,164
Views: 2,929,836
Posted By Womble_CH
This is from the "Hammock vs Tent" thread ...

This is from the "Hammock vs Tent" thread

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=25587774&postcount=39

Packed and stuffed : Dreamhammock Thunderbird, Warbonnet Superfly tarp, Hammockgear 0F...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-14-2015, 05:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,555
Posted By Womble_CH
sorry, no pics with mom yet :wink: ...

sorry, no pics with mom yet :wink:

http://i19.servimg.com/u/f19/18/83/48/31/img_1410.jpg (http://www.servimg.com/view/18834831/70)

http://i19.servimg.com/u/f19/18/83/48/31/img_1412.jpg...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-10-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,682
Posted By Womble_CH
Sorry for your bike. The action looks...

Sorry for your bike.

The action looks deliberate to me. Did you have an argument in the pub ?
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-09-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,555
Posted By Womble_CH
I got those from german manufacturer ...

I got those from german manufacturer

http://www.mv-motorrad.de/en/MV+Lowered+Adjustable+Passenger+Footrest+for+KTM+Superduke+2006.htm

I measured 70mm and mommy is happy. Actual picture from my...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-30-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 16,324
Posted By Womble_CH
subscribed : :clap:lurk

subscribed : :clap:lurk
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-30-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By Womble_CH
+1 did it last week. I put some WD40 and...

+1 did it last week.

I put some WD40 and used a drill-chuck key stem / hammer to push out the pin.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-30-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,508
Posted By Womble_CH
Great bike - great place to ride :-) Is your...

Great bike - great place to ride :-)

Is your sidestand dongle the Slavens Switch Bypass for 690-990 or a 1190 specific model ?

Answer to self : found the item with KTM : 61011046044 KTM...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-26-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 11,999
Views: 2,630,585
Posted By Womble_CH
Nothing that can't be solved with a pair of...

Nothing that can't be solved with a pair of washers. The adapters are initially designed for the 2006 SD but should fit the 9x0. Since the parts are made to order if you send your pegs to the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-26-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1,883
Views: 589,077
Posted By Womble_CH
Its not EU, they can do what they want...but so...

Its not EU, they can do what they want...but so is Switzerland and they come with TA2 here, but that is because 'offroad' is basically forbidden everywhere...
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 7,164
Views: 2,929,836
Posted By Womble_CH
Which tent fits inside the pannier ? Do you keep...

Which tent fits inside the pannier ? Do you keep the poles outside ?


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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-25-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 11,999
Views: 2,630,585
Posted By Womble_CH
Got a pair of 'adapters' from German manufacturer...

Got a pair of 'adapters' from German manufacturer MV Motorradtechnik

http://www.mv-motorrad.de/cosmoshop/default/pix/a/n/1319563860-17948.3.jpg




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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-25-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 11,999
Views: 2,630,585
Posted By Womble_CH
What Did You Do To Your KTM Today?

Lowered passenger pegs by 7 cm, fitted KTM PP alu handguards, put TPMS sensors in Alpina rims


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Forum: EMEA 03-25-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 628
Posted By Womble_CH
The Route Napoleon only becomes intersting once...

The Route Napoleon only becomes intersting once you reach the Alpes maritimes. Its crowded with mobile homes/campers. I would choose smaller routes more to the east. When you are in Menton, go north...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-11-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 21,102
Posted By Womble_CH
Your angle was too low ? My light output was much...

Your angle was too low ? My light output was much too high after fitting the Cyclops - roughly 7-8 inches on the wall at 16feet distance. Yesterday I tried to adjust downwards, but came to the limit...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-09-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 33,043
Posted By Womble_CH
Kag, you wrote you pulled the tank off. Any...

Kag, you wrote you pulled the tank off. Any chances that something wrong there with the cables / fuelpump ? Just guessing as you mention the bike running poor but running.


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Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 7,164
Views: 2,929,836
Posted By Womble_CH
is that the seatconcepts saddle cover ? ...

is that the seatconcepts saddle cover ?


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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-09-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 33,043
Posted By Womble_CH
Does that come from a dealer or from KTM SA ?? I...

Does that come from a dealer or from KTM SA ?? I would estimate the number of installed SD-Starters between 30 and 50 by now - probably more world-wide. And the first ones were mounted last winter....
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-09-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,510
Posted By Womble_CH
Sorry, I meant when the voltage is already at...

Sorry, I meant when the voltage is already at 11.5V when you get to the bike (after not using for 2 weeks or so...)
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-09-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,510
Posted By Womble_CH
Among those who have now the 1290 starter, are...

Among those who have now the 1290 starter, are there any experiences how the bike starts when the battery voltage drops down to 11.5V.

Low battery voltage is usually involved when the bike won't...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-23-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,275
Posted By Womble_CH
How does the heatsink affect the plastic frame...

How does the heatsink affect the plastic frame when installed inside the housing ? No issues due to the heat ?
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-18-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 1,017
Views: 213,756
Posted By Womble_CH
Inner bags are good to go to hotels. When camping...

Inner bags are good to go to hotels. When camping they take away valuable space.


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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-14-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1,017
Views: 213,756
Posted By Womble_CH
Totally agree ! They are good for single road...

Totally agree ! They are good for single road rides. When you are 2up or planning offroad, you need better panniers. I was able to get the PP alu panniers with carrier slightly used for 600 today....
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-07-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,753
Posted By Womble_CH
I was one of the very first to receive the...

I was one of the very first to receive the TT-upper bars. I used bicycle tube cut-outs between the plates and the lower crash bars to avoid scratches.

TT re-assured me that the attachment points...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-07-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,863
Posted By Womble_CH
Haven't read anything here about it : are you...

Haven't read anything here about it : are you using the "bad fuel" dongle and settings ? If so, have you tried without ?
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-06-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,847
Posted By Womble_CH
Not much more to say since my last post. Recently...

Not much more to say since my last post. Recently I used more the OEM rims with the TA2 tires. I got myself a set of 2nd hand TPMS sensors which I will need to fit to the Alpina.


Sent back and...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-06-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,492
Posted By Womble_CH
I'm riding a lot in Switzerland and their LEO's...

I'm riding a lot in Switzerland and their LEO's are specifically chasing noisy 2-wheelers. Last time my HD got immobilized for 6 weeks until I got to present it with legal pipes - not to mention the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-06-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,492
Posted By Womble_CH
I'm a bit surprised that they don't seem to care...

I'm a bit surprised that they don't seem to care to get a EU-homologation for the Wings. I liked it right from the first presentation but I'm sticking to my Remus because I had enough trouble in the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-25-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 33,043
Posted By Womble_CH
KTM tries to avoid costly starter replacements...

KTM tries to avoid costly starter replacements with the mentioned works done on my bike, so 6 month battery warranty doesn't seem to apply.

When I took the bike home, it started fine, but so it...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-25-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 33,043
Posted By Womble_CH
I got a new battery last week (bike is 20 months...

I got a new battery last week (bike is 20 months old), update of the Engine management software and they checked and adjusted the ignition sensors - all under warranty. Luckily we got the 1 year...
Forum: Equipment 12-15-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 21,967
Posted By Womble_CH
Abt 2 years ago they were overwhelmed with orders...

Abt 2 years ago they were overwhelmed with orders and they were inbetween websites with the new webshop not working as expected. I ordered from them in April 2012 and got great service & help.

...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-10-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 33,043
Posted By Womble_CH
I don't see the contradiction (am I reading the...

I don't see the contradiction (am I reading the correct post ?). The 2014 SD was fitted the better starter and from 2015 all >1000cc models have that starter.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-09-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 33,043
Posted By Womble_CH
1190 adv starting problem

Its based on the now available sparepart codes for 2015 models and no, I don't have info on other changes.


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Forum: Equipment 12-09-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 7,164
Views: 2,929,836
Posted By Womble_CH
let's see a picture of your camping setup and how it all fits on your bike......

Its Dortmund, Germany, signs of the 'economical miracle' 1959


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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-09-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 33,043
Posted By Womble_CH
the 2015 1190's are fitted the starter of the...

the 2015 1190's are fitted the starter of the 2014 1290 SD's. In fact all 2015 - 1xx0 are. So yes, it is a different starter which has proven to be more powerful on those 1190's that were lucky to...
Forum: Equipment 12-09-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 7,164
Views: 2,929,836
Posted By Womble_CH
http://cdn1.spiegel.de/images/image-604170-gallery...

http://cdn1.spiegel.de/images/image-604170-galleryV9-rtrm.jpg
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-03-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 1,587
Views: 129,125
Posted By Womble_CH
Will smartphones replace standalone GPSes soon?

Its not only about maps. On my phone I have 10gb of music alone, not to speak of other apps & photos

I dont want to carry an OTG on a ride.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-03-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 1,587
Views: 129,125
Posted By Womble_CH
Thats true, SD card and dual sim are the only...

Thats true, SD card and dual sim are the only features I'm missing on this device.

On the indiegogo page, the CEO reckoned that SD Card is something they are thinking about (snap on solution - not...
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