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Forum: Old's Cool 02-07-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 75,417
Posted By Camo Jo
Need help to Identify this Guzzi

We bought this Moto Guzzi recently but have difficulty identifying the exact model. Apparently it is a 1949 model.

The tank and frame looks like a Airone, but the rear suspension is different and...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-01-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6,753
Views: 1,518,940
Posted By Camo Jo
Thats what I thought, So this will give you a low...

Thats what I thought, So this will give you a low pressure alarm all through Africa,
well done KTM....


Or just remove the TPMS ,,,, PMS etc etc ,decide on the required pressure and ride the...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-01-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 6,753
Views: 1,518,940
Posted By Camo Jo
It is a new 2014 , It does show the actual...

It is a new 2014 , It does show the actual values. I would just like to set the default value to whatever I like, without having the low pressure alarm the whole time. The standard pressures are...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-01-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 6,753
Views: 1,518,940
Posted By Camo Jo
Tire Pressure settings

Does anyone perhaps know how to set the default Tire pressures.

Mine was set to 2.2 bar front and 2.8 bar rear.

On gravel i like to use lower pressures. So I went to 1.8 and 2.2 but now the...
Forum: Africa & Mid East 12-11-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2,727
Views: 255,261
Posted By Camo Jo
Zuma

Well how about that,

The South African President gets Booooed' at Madiba's memorial service,

And to top it all, with all the security in the world, the Deaf Sign Interpreter is "a totally...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-13-2011, 02:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,094
Posted By Camo Jo
Beast

Correct , the 18" rear wont fit cause the swing arm is shorter, we were a bit worried about the 17" rear on Gravel,

We took it out on gravel last week and it is solid as a Rock,
Unless you go...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2011, 04:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,195
Posted By Camo Jo
990 SMT to SE

I am not sure if anyone have done this before,

a 990 SMT with a 950S Suspension front and back,

It still need some finishing , but it is almost ready to go,
...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-24-2011, 02:54 AM
Replies: 603
Views: 191,623
Posted By Camo Jo
Triple Black

The black ones just seem to go better.

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g13/CaMojo/TripleBlack1.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 09-27-2010, 01:02 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 37,323
Posted By Camo Jo
Map Graphics

I got the people that "Wrap" cars to make me these graphics, 2005 ADV s.

Bike still need the Bash plate and crash bars.

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g13/CaMojo/950-4.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-21-2010, 05:23 AM
Replies: 1,332
Views: 435,938
Posted By Camo Jo
wheels

I stripped them down,

Painted the Hubs, and Powder Coated the Rims,

And re-assembled it myself, it's not that difficult, as long as the rims are not bent.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2010, 10:13 PM
Replies: 1,332
Views: 435,938
Posted By Camo Jo
There is but ONLY ONE = 1150GS Adventure, ...

There is but ONLY ONE = 1150GS Adventure,

I work and ride on a lot of different bikes, BM's and other brands.

But every time I get back on the GS its a revelation,

Smooth Solid and...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2010, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1,332
Views: 435,938
Posted By Camo Jo
Updated my wheels

I just built myself a set of black wheels, with black Hubs and Rims,

Looks quite cool on the black bike.

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g13/CaMojo/R1150GS/R1150GSABlackA.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 03-01-2010, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1,332
Views: 435,938
Posted By Camo Jo
The Black Beast

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g13/CaMojo/R1150GS/IMG_0935.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2009, 11:06 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 20,098
Posted By Camo Jo
The Cloth is so as not to get plastic shavings in...

The Cloth is so as not to get plastic shavings in the air intakes when drilling the hole. ( Obviously remove the cloth afterwards)

If the Bike Falls Over in water, (Snorkel Side)
The water...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2009, 09:05 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 20,098
Posted By Camo Jo
The actual Problem with the 1200's is that the...

The actual Problem with the 1200's is that the Engine Breather connects to the LOWEST point on the Airbox. (Left hand side on the Engine),
Any water that enters the Airbox is immediately Drained...
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 5,516
Views: 1,118,703
Posted By Camo Jo
there is a Roller on the front left of the...

there is a Roller on the front left of the swingarm as well as a Chain Slider that fits from the side. Also It looks like the chain is running on the swingarm, but let someone sit on the bike, with...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2009, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5,516
Views: 1,118,703
Posted By Camo Jo
I basically shortened the mounting points for the...

I basically shortened the mounting points for the plate that covers the contershaft Oil Seal,
I used a small Dremmel Cutter fitted to my drill to do this. Carefully. the amount taken off was about...
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2009, 01:53 AM
Replies: 5,516
Views: 1,118,703
Posted By Camo Jo
Just finsihed this 85 Tenere, The Original...

Just finsihed this 85 Tenere,

The Original Engine was seriously damaged,
So I got hold of a crashed 99 XT600E , and used its engine,
modified sprockets to align, (Not as easy as it sounds)...
Forum: Thumpers 03-04-2007, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6,011
Views: 1,255,843
Posted By Camo Jo
Note --- Fuel Injection (See lambda...

Note ---

Fuel Injection (See lambda sensor etc)
Does any other manufacturer currently offer FI on a 450 enduro ?

The foot Pegs are exactly the same as used on the HP2, 1200ADV and G650...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-13-2007, 01:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,730
Posted By Camo Jo
Yes, there are better options to upgrade the...

Yes, there are better options to upgrade the front.

As mentioned I had the 650 triple clamps, Shocks, Wheel etc from a previous bike, so I used it. The ideal would be some proper WP forks.

I...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-11-2007, 01:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,730
Posted By Camo Jo
My ST

This started as a ST,

It already had a R100 Engine fitted when I baught it, I stripped it down,

1. Powder coated the frame Blue,
2. Added the PD tank with "Kalahari" Stickers. (The kalahari...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-10-2006, 11:59 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 23,587
Posted By Camo Jo
MegaMoto

I see the death of the HP2.

The M-Moto will surely be a LOT cheaper due to the Ohlins rear in place of the Continental Air "Tyre" oops, Shock.

So buy the M-Moto, fit the HP2 Wheels, Drop the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2006, 09:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,568
Posted By Camo Jo
Wheels were anodised Chain is full of Dust,...

Wheels were anodised

Chain is full of Dust, Will fit the Oiler this weekend.

Paint is the same BMW Spec as used on the R1150 Rockster. Most decent Paint Shops will be able to get it for you....
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2006, 11:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,568
Posted By Camo Jo
Thumb Here She is

Ok,

Here she is:

http://www.jbc.co.za/Dakar1a.jpg


Came out really Beatiful, :clap :clap :clap

All of a sudden it looks the part.
Forum: Thumpers 09-04-2006, 12:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,568
Posted By Camo Jo
Whynot new rims? Cos I already have the spare...

Whynot new rims? Cos I already have the spare set, & Here in South Africa there arn't too many options on other rims unless I import them myself.

I know a good Anodiser not too far away, will...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2006, 11:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,568
Posted By Camo Jo
Yep, Rim only, Spokes, everything removed. ...

Yep, Rim only, Spokes, everything removed.

Will post a pic as soon as they are done and assembled.
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2006, 09:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,568
Posted By Camo Jo
I also think that powdercoating will chip easier...

I also think that powdercoating will chip easier on a DS Bike.

Will try the Anodising and see how it turns out.
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2006, 05:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,568
Posted By Camo Jo
Anodising Wheels - F650

I have a set of Dakar wheels, Already stripped down and I want to Anodise them Black before re-asembly.

Has anyone done this before?

Is Anodising the Best solution or is there another...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-11-2006, 07:25 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 13,920
Posted By Camo Jo
There is a new Day Bag from Kaoko, Should...

There is a new Day Bag from Kaoko, Should available soon from Adventurers workshop,

I have it on a Dakar and it works really well, Expandable as well.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-10-2006, 04:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By Camo Jo
The plugs are well known in the 4x4 industry....

The plugs are well known in the 4x4 industry. Also used a lot on the 12 or 24 Volt Frdiges for outdoor use.

They are mainly made by Hella and here in South Africa they retail for the equivalent...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2006, 08:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,973
Posted By Camo Jo
I have seen this happen when the Teflon Nut is...

I have seen this happen when the Teflon Nut is turned too tight against the metal part of the throttle lock.

Install it on the bike, make sure the allen head screw is loose, and use a large...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-15-2006, 07:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,821
Posted By Camo Jo
I had a 60CS and upgraded to the 276C for three...

I had a 60CS and upgraded to the 276C for three reasons:

1. The memory.

2. The Processor power.

4. The Screen Size.

I found that the 60Cs updates the screen really slow when scrolling...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2005, 09:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,143
Posted By Camo Jo
I cannot agree more, rather build up a...

I cannot agree more, rather build up a relationship with the tech's at your dealer. I always enquire about CO levels etc directly with the Tech that serviced my bike.

Real interest and decency...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2005, 09:59 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 28,243
Posted By Camo Jo
HP2, Also wish someone would post a Pic of...

HP2,

Also wish someone would post a Pic of the 1200ADV, surely they must be testing somewhere, and someone must have seen one.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2005, 04:41 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 28,243
Posted By Camo Jo
Pssssst

"Whisper"
i saw it here in SA, smelled it, felt it, drooled over it, and yes it is an awesome bike with some really trick bits. (HP) :thumb

Remember, most rumours are true.

Also:
Just on...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2005, 12:31 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 59,958
Posted By Camo Jo
Wait

Ok Boet,

Inna mean time I'll just take a slow boat, find a nice tree, light up, an wait for dat shait to appear on da horizon.. . :jose
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2005, 12:15 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 59,958
Posted By Camo Jo
Release

This is ridicilous, they should only allow these bikes to race once they are in production, or are they still trying to solve problems?

C'mon BMW release the damn thing and get it over with,...
Forum: Africa & Mid East 06-22-2005, 01:48 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 9,544
Posted By Camo Jo
GS Challenge

It's a matter of carefully reading the Indemnity on the BM Web site, do a little search and Voila, the venue is as clear as an action movie viewed from the third row after a decent joint.
...
Forum: Africa & Mid East 06-20-2005, 11:29 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 13,498
Posted By Camo Jo
Got a Nice one of the Katoom 950 on Sani, and...

Got a Nice one of the Katoom 950 on Sani, and also in the same river as, will try to post them later tonight.

most of us will also be at the GS Challenge.
Forum: Africa & Mid East 06-19-2005, 11:52 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 13,498
Posted By Camo Jo
Ja Boet

Still need time to spend more time around here, Hi Buc, (the question remains: Do TKC 80's actually fit on that RT? :1drink

Hi, OutDoors Guy, we,ve been to Lesotho two weeks ago and were off...
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