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Forum: Road warriors 04-16-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
Don't jump - the 1290 WILL be worth the wait -...

Don't jump - the 1290 WILL be worth the wait - I've been lucky enough to ride a 1290, 2014 Tuono, Monster 1200 and 2014 Z1000 and, if I had to put my own money into a bike (rather than just grabbing...
Forum: Ride reports 04-15-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 395,430
Posted By pebble35
Mmmmm - we need to get our little pig moving...

Mmmmm - we need to get our little pig moving again !

Mistermike - how are your plans going ? Still on for a May departure to Aus ? Can you get to Paris to pick up Bacon before you go ?

If...
Forum: Road warriors 04-14-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
One off I am afraid - he had them sprayed up as...

One off I am afraid - he had them sprayed up as soon as he got the bike
Forum: Road warriors 04-14-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
The full system can either use the lovely (and...

The full system can either use the lovely (and expensive) Akrapovic carbon exhaust hanger or the standard pillion footrest hanger - the one in the photo is the standard rear footrest hanger, just...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-13-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,181
Posted By pebble35
Go back for another ride on the 1190 but ask the...

Go back for another ride on the 1190 but ask the dealer to switch the traction control off ........................lean well over the bars and hold on tight in the first three gears ..........

It...
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 524,616
Posted By pebble35
Not my bike, but it's a KTM 690 and it's got...

Not my bike, but it's a KTM 690 and it's got luggage racks fitted ................

http://www.adventure-spec.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Basil-009-1024x682.jpg

More details here...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-11-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2,466
Views: 318,619
Posted By pebble35
Sunset in Jersey, UK, this evening ...

Sunset in Jersey, UK, this evening

https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t31.0-8/1512150_581800525249242_6133569510677614154_o.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
Bored with all this 1290 talk - so I took this...

Bored with all this 1290 talk - so I took this one home after work tonight .......

https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t31.0-8/1291231_581799878582640_8782213543847569369_o.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 524,616
Posted By pebble35
Help please ! has anyone found a tank bag...

Help please !

has anyone found a tank bag that fits and works well with the Safari front tank ?
Forum: Road warriors 04-08-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
For those of you in the US and waiting for bikes...

For those of you in the US and waiting for bikes - this one is going out to it's new owner tomorrow :evil:evil:evil:evil:evil:evil
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Forum: Beasts 04-04-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1,987
Views: 312,623
Posted By pebble35
Out on our demo bike earlier this evening ...

Out on our demo bike earlier this evening

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Forum: Beasts 04-04-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1,987
Views: 312,623
Posted By pebble35
42.5 mpg (US gallon) translates to 51.1 MPG (UK...

42.5 mpg (US gallon) translates to 51.1 MPG (UK gallon). I have just got back from a 50 mile ride on our new V-Strom 1000 demo bike and, allowing for taking it a bit easy on brand new tyres. it's...
Forum: Road warriors 03-29-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
SuperDukeR - old vs new .................... ...

SuperDukeR - old vs new ....................

https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t31.0-8/1146763_575862885843006_1539071102_o.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 03-27-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 395,430
Posted By pebble35
Mmmm timing might not quite work - I will be...

Mmmm timing might not quite work - I will be heading home from Nordkap and travelling past Paris around 11 or 12 July so it might be too late to hand over our little Porker before you head down...
Forum: Ride reports 03-26-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 395,430
Posted By pebble35
I think it would be good for him to head back...

I think it would be good for him to head back down under - he has spent quite a bit of time in Europe now ! When are you setting off ? Just wondering if he could do Nordkap with me and then drop off...
Forum: Ride reports 03-24-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 395,430
Posted By pebble35
Don't think he's been to visit the Eiffel Tower...

Don't think he's been to visit the Eiffel Tower yet .....................or Disneyland Paris :rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl

If he is still looking for a host in a few weeks i would be happy to look after...
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
Fitted for a customer today ...

Fitted for a customer today

https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t31/q71/s720x720/905422_570424529720175_1658263329_o.jpg

Kit includes full exhaust system, SAS blanking...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
LOL - this is where I dig out the 'I'm from the...

LOL - this is where I dig out the 'I'm from the ORIGINAL Jersey, you know, the one NEW Jersey was named after' line :rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Orange Crush 03-12-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 967
Posted By pebble35
If KTM say it will do 15,000km then (providing...

If KTM say it will do 15,000km then (providing you use the KTM recommended oil) then I would run to to 15,000km. I am sure they have tested it all pretty thoroughly !

My 1190R had the first oil...
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
Our customer already has the other bit to bolt it...

Our customer already has the other bit to bolt it to :D:D:D:D Should be fitting it for him later this week !
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
Look what arrived for one of our customers today...

Look what arrived for one of our customers today .......

https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t31/1973640_567388073357154_1915142277_o.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
One of our customers picked up a new 1290...

One of our customers picked up a new 1290 SuperDuke R for his son today
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Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 524,616
Posted By pebble35
Lots of talk above about seat changes between...

Lots of talk above about seat changes between 2012, 2013, and 2014 bikes and lack of interchangeability between years.

KTM seat part no 76507140000 is fitted to 690 Enduro/R and 690 SMC/R from...
Forum: Road warriors 03-03-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
There will be very few people who can use 100% of...

There will be very few people who can use 100% of the 1290's power and handling, and even then, they will only be able to exploit it on the racetrack.

But, to be honest, I would say that the...
Forum: Ride reports 03-01-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 21,347
Posted By pebble35
Beware - bitter (! LOL) experience says that...

Beware - bitter (! LOL) experience says that Belgians know just which beers to recommend to foreigners to leave them in a real mess at the end of the night...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-01-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 775
Posted By pebble35
Me and my bike ..... Luxor temple ...

Me and my bike .....

Luxor temple

https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/t1/197515_10151049263347820_676957338_n.jpg

Pyramids of Giza
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Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-27-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By pebble35
I use an app called NavFree on my iPhone/iPad. ...

I use an app called NavFree on my iPhone/iPad. Free and good coverage for Europe (not sure about US and rest of world though). Download the countries you want before you go, and delete them when...
Forum: Road warriors 02-27-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
And over in Sweden the long dark nights are...

And over in Sweden the long dark nights are taking their toll ........................

https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t1/1902801_10152207716650973_839906944_n.jpg
Forum: Racing 02-26-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 77,998
Posted By pebble35
JMo and KTM Mitch - it's great to see this...

JMo and KTM Mitch - it's great to see this project moving on from an idea, to drawings, to parts and finally to a running bike - well done :clap:clap:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-26-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 482,526
Posted By pebble35
Miillau Viaduct, France ...

Miillau Viaduct, France

http://i551.photobucket.com/albums/ii443/pebble35/France%20and%20Spain%20May%202012/P1020903.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 02-26-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
If it fails yes, it can be a problem. But...

If it fails yes, it can be a problem.

But the positive side is that, in the UK at least, you have a far better chance of finding your bike where you left it.......................

In the UK...
Forum: Road warriors 02-26-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
They are plug and play and are operated through...

They are plug and play and are operated through the dash menu system
Forum: EMEA 02-26-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,717
Posted By pebble35
Now this is how to celebrate getting old ! ...

Now this is how to celebrate getting old !

I hit 50 this year and have a much shorter trip planned. But then I have another ten years to persaude my work colleagues (and wife) that I need to...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-25-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2,466
Views: 318,619
Posted By pebble35
Sunrise at high tide in Jersey, UK ...

Sunrise at high tide in Jersey, UK

https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t31/1522735_10151826693417820_1804876479_o.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 02-23-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
Custom painted - no sign of them coming from KTM...

Custom painted - no sign of them coming from KTM .....
Forum: Road warriors 02-23-2014, 01:42 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
I'll see if I can get the codes for the orange...

I'll see if I can get the codes for the orange and white paint (the white is a pearl paint and looks stunning in the sun !)................
Forum: Road warriors 02-22-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 30,415
Posted By pebble35
Whilst you are all waiting to get your hands on...

Whilst you are all waiting to get your hands on the 1290 in the US, one of our customers called into the shop today .............
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Forum: Ride reports 02-21-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 395,430
Posted By pebble35
Where is he now ? If he fancies joining...

Where is he now ?

If he fancies joining me (again :lol3:lol3) he would be very welcome to come on a trip to Nordkap this summer !
Forum: Battle scooters 02-18-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3,281
Views: 1,252,706
Posted By pebble35
Close - it's a Suzuki FL 125 Address - but pretty...

Close - it's a Suzuki FL 125 Address - but pretty much the same as the Innova !
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-09-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3,592
Views: 782,242
Posted By pebble35
Egypt, Western Desert ...

Egypt, Western Desert

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