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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-03-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 3,824
Views: 287,635
Posted By Rally_West
I know I am late to the party...

But mine just got to the dealer and I am driving out to get it all set up and kitted out a little. I have been lurking in this section of the Crush for a while now and have been on the fence about...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-01-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,994
Posted By Rally_West
AAAAANNNNDDD this thread just crapped on itself.

AAAAANNNNDDD this thread just crapped on itself.
Forum: Rallies 06-25-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 50,176
Posted By Rally_West
You "Cool Kids" are gonna have a metric crap...

You "Cool Kids" are gonna have a metric crap tonne of fun. I grew up in Gunny and I can tell you without doubt that is a special place. Great roads, great trails, great views and great folks. I am...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-07-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,187
Posted By Rally_West
I went to the warehouse to get my tanks...a long...

I went to the warehouse to get my tanks...a long damn story...but every single white tank there had dirt in the tiny "pores"...did not look appealing to me. The orange did not match the rest of the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-05-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By Rally_West
I had THE BEST service from Century Motorcycles...

I had THE BEST service from Century Motorcycles in San Pedro. Tim (the owner) matched Revzilla (which quoted me 3 days to ship) prices and had reasonable labor to mount and balance. Cool old shop...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-03-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By Rally_West
Cancel...I found a guy that knows a guy.

Cancel...I found a guy that knows a guy.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 05-08-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 749
Posted By Rally_West
Saw that...and this while researching this...

Saw that...and this while researching this idea...http://s1.cdn.autoevolution.com/images/news/gallery/a-touring-ktm-1290-super-duke-r-you-never-saw-coming_5.jpg
And the link I posted is based on...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 05-07-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 749
Posted By Rally_West
I need help...or at least some ideas...

I am looking for a new love in my life. Kinda wanted a 1290 SD for a bit then I heard about the 1290 SA...wanted one of those too. I currently have a '07 990 with Safari tanks that is really set up...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-08-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 291
Posted By Rally_West
Anyone heading North, WAY North later this month..

I was thinking of a ride up the coast then remembered the Touratech and PNW Overland GTG late this month. Wanted to see if anyone else is going and have room for another bike in their crew. I am in...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-05-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,227
Posted By Rally_West
I think these will be on my list. CPR sells the...

I think these will be on my list. CPR sells the mounts alone for pretty cheap...I think it is the mirror parts (outsourced I think) that cost so darn much. Maybe CPR mounts with a different mirror...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-05-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,116
Posted By Rally_West
I have over 2k miles and mine is still pretty...

I have over 2k miles and mine is still pretty clean. I love the new power and just the overall feel of the motor. I use Notoil oils so a cleaning on a trip should be pretty simple. I also run the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-05-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,302
Posted By Rally_West
I need new tires...still not sure what to get so...

I need new tires...still not sure what to get so in the mean time I am milking the last miles from the Scorps. I also need to add some more forward light...I sure like that adjustable screen/gps...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-05-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,762
Posted By Rally_West
I have the HDB...I like them well enough, but the...

I have the HDB...I like them well enough, but the mirrors are pretty useless. They vibrate a fair amount, I can't get to aim perfectly. The handgaurds and mounting system are top notch though. Super...
Forum: Americas 04-15-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,749
Posted By Rally_West
Easy way across Colorado...285 out of Denver then...

Easy way across Colorado...285 out of Denver then 50 West to Montrose...go South from there to Telluride the Silverton then Durango. Go West from there to Cortez...stop by Mesa Verde...if you are...
Forum: Equipment 04-15-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,428
Posted By Rally_West
All the rafting and kayak companies make what you...

All the rafting and kayak companies make what you are looking for. I use them all the time and I have the same ones for 20 years...still tight as a drum.
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,783
Posted By Rally_West
^^^^^ I was gonna do something similar to...

^^^^^

I was gonna do something similar to this...maybe spin the bike around backwards and a little lower though. But I like the way this post is going...some great ideas here.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-25-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 83,911
Posted By Rally_West
SUPER COOL idea! Really using yer noodle.

SUPER COOL idea! Really using yer noodle.
Forum: Vendors 12-13-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,370
Posted By Rally_West
Heck of a deal...I LOVE my filter and Snap Out....

Heck of a deal...I LOVE my filter and Snap Out. There is NO reason or excuse to not clean the filter now.

Next on my list is the Dog House...frozen burrito warmer :D.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-11-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,188
Posted By Rally_West
All natural tanks will change color...fuel...

All natural tanks will change color...fuel quality, grade, the dirt you ride in, etc. I have had natural tanks for years on my dirt bikes and they all change.

The white tanks from Safari are a no...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-30-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,239
Posted By Rally_West
Water Wetter in everything all the time. 450EXC,...

Water Wetter in everything all the time. 450EXC, 990ADV, Dodge 2500, STi race car, VW TDI, and that is my current fleet...I love it. Run it with distilled water and a little anti-freeze if you live...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-21-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,417
Posted By Rally_West
I went the Safari route and kept 2 into 1 so I...

I went the Safari route and kept 2 into 1 so I could get CJs tool box for the back (as I lost my tube and tool stash spot behind the fairings). I am however looking for a better flowing can...I like...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-19-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By Rally_West
Well said...I am all in too, from my filter...

Well said...I am all in too, from my filter purchase to the Dog House, etc. Great company deserves the communities support.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-19-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,162
Posted By Rally_West
I have been dealing with George and Eric's (when...

I have been dealing with George and Eric's (when they were around) for many years. I cannot say enough good things about them. This is a great addition to an already great company.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-19-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,049
Posted By Rally_West
I run Happy Trails and a CJ tool box (to make up...

I run Happy Trails and a CJ tool box (to make up for losing the faring storage when I installed the Safari Tanks). All of these play well together with a little tweaking to the bag mount bars. I got...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-14-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 649
Views: 79,646
Posted By Rally_West
Keep the pics coming...super bummed I'm not...

Keep the pics coming...super bummed I'm not there. Figures KTM has a National Rally in my old backyard and I am stuck in So Cal at work...damnit. It's good problem to have I s'ppose.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-14-2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,540
Posted By Rally_West
From those pics the threads look gone...but if it...

From those pics the threads look gone...but if it just a loose Nutsert then just put a quick tack on it with the mig...even easier fix and should hold easily.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-13-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,540
Posted By Rally_West
Drill it and Helicoil it, done and done. It does...

Drill it and Helicoil it, done and done. It does not see a lot of stress, all the weight is pulling down. I'd Heli that in a minute.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
What an brilliant piece of kit. No more losing...

What an brilliant piece of kit. No more losing one of 10 bolts in the skid plate or grass.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 40,795
Posted By Rally_West
I am currently running the Akro map with my CPR...

I am currently running the Akro map with my CPR Rottweiler and Remus 2 into 1. I leaned the fuel maps out 2% across the all the cells. I might go a tad leaner as well. So far it is pretty darn good...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-02-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
Do some searching...there is a fair amount of...

Do some searching...there is a fair amount of info on this. However...a Rottweiler intake will have no effect on the results of disabling, removing, reshaping, etc the secondaries. I personally...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-01-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
Fuel fired air pump

Regarding the 2 into 1/2...as with any engine the goal is really to increase air in and air out. The current 2 into 1 mufflers on the market are not properly sized to either curb sound nor properly...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-30-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 493
Posted By Rally_West
Good write up..I did something similar but put...

Good write up..I did something similar but put switch on top of the dash. I like the fact that the light comes on...reminds you that the ABS is defeated.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-30-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
This topic sounds familiar. Interesting the part...

This topic sounds familiar. Interesting the part numbers are the same yet folks claim different cams. Maybe the cam gear has the timing changed? Not having been in to one of these motor myself I am...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-30-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
This is spectacular toe hear...I have been...

This is spectacular toe hear...I have been working too much lately to do this, but that is precisely what I was going to do. I have an '07 with the same setup as you so I am assuming I should have...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-27-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By Rally_West
I just got a set of these too...and from what I...

I just got a set of these too...and from what I remember that means the controller is bad. Try contacting KTM and see what they say. You might be abler to wire up a Hi/Lo switch or even a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-26-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
My $.02 on the Rott filter

I bought my filter from CJ Designs along with a crapton of other stuff (long story short I was debating ditching the Katoom and going to the dark side (GS) as I seemed to ride more parve' than off...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-23-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By Rally_West
Subscribed.

Subscribed.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-22-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
My bad...did not see you were referring to the...

My bad...did not see you were referring to the Non-ADV bikes.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-22-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 50,896
Posted By Rally_West
You'd be wrong. There is plenty of room to get...

You'd be wrong. There is plenty of room to get both the pre-filter off and the main filter in and out. Once it covered in dust the "wetness" of the oil is mostly gone so it is not that messy. Nothing...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-20-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 406
Posted By Rally_West
ADV on Spotwalla

What is the process for joining the Spotwalla ADV location page?
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