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Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2010, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,312
Posted By KTM690Dog
I am using a Tourmaster Intake jacket and pants. ...

I am using a Tourmaster Intake jacket and pants. Great shoulder, elbow, back, and knee protection. Works great on and off road, especially in hot weather. You can use the liners for cooler and...
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By KTM690Dog
Wicked Do a search for Wolfman in the Vendor section. ...

Do a search for Wolfman in the Vendor section. There was a thread about their new bag & rack system. Nice looking setup.

KTM690DOG
Forum: Vendors 03-07-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 30,986
Posted By KTM690Dog
Check with Frank at Z's Motocrycle Werks in...

Check with Frank at Z's Motocrycle Werks in Tucson. 520.290.3374.

I just put a set on my KTM 690e and love em. Really good bite for off road and smooth on the highway.

KTM690Dog
Forum: Vendors 02-06-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,691
Posted By KTM690Dog
I just switched out some worn 606's with the...

I just switched out some worn 606's with the K60s. Excellent tire - total stability and smoothness at freeway speeds and cornering plus excellent bite in gravel, sand, and the few mud puddles still...
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2010, 08:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,880
Posted By KTM690Dog
Hate to burst anyone's dreams, but converting a...

Hate to burst anyone's dreams, but converting a G650GS to a Dakar is like dressing up a over weight couch potato with really expensive workout clothes and Nike sneakers and then calling him athlete....
Forum: Vendors 01-31-2010, 07:58 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 44,460
Posted By KTM690Dog
PM sent - Looking forward to the pictures

PM sent - Looking forward to the pictures
Forum: Vendors 01-30-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 44,460
Posted By KTM690Dog
I would love to see detailed pictures of the rack...

I would love to see detailed pictures of the rack system for the KTM 690 enduro.


Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 01-30-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,955
Posted By KTM690Dog
I sold my Dakar after putting on 18K miles to...

I sold my Dakar after putting on 18K miles to purchase a used 08 KTM 690e. I really felt that I was missing a ton of great riding with the Dakar. I suffered for 6 years because I felt all of the DSs...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-24-2010, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15,364
Views: 1,237,052
Posted By KTM690Dog
I have ridden the track and area several times....

I have ridden the track and area several times. It is not an old MX track - no jumps, whoop-tee-dos, etc. I looks to be an impromptu play track with a few banked corners. I have seen kids learning to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-12-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 2,339
Views: 207,554
Posted By KTM690Dog
My father-in law rides an older KTM 300. He's a...

My father-in law rides an older KTM 300. He's a madman at 79 but has slowed down enough in the last couple of years that I able to just keep up with on my 690e.

He is looking for a new 300 with...
Forum: Ride reports 12-29-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,437
Posted By KTM690Dog
Frank, The ultimate adventure ride - Great...

Frank,

The ultimate adventure ride - Great scenery, beautiful weather, awesome roads and trails, and fly fishing a premere trout stream. You must of died and gone to heaven.


See you in a...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2009, 08:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,124
Posted By KTM690Dog
OR get a 690 enduro:clap

OR get a 690 enduro:clap
Forum: Thumpers 10-11-2009, 04:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,655
Posted By KTM690Dog
I currious how DS riders can only get ~500 on a...

I currious how DS riders can only get ~500 on a good tire and only 100 miles on a cheapy. I would go broke at the rate of usage (6000 miles/year = 12 rear tires + 6 front tires = 18 tires X $100/tire...
Forum: Thumpers 09-29-2009, 12:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,502
Posted By KTM690Dog
Running D606s on my KTM 690e. Excellent off road...

Running D606s on my KTM 690e. Excellent off road capabilities (primarily dry desert gravel, rocks, and sand riding) Has been good in wet conditions - no mud to test). Road and highway manners have...
Forum: Thumpers 09-23-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 21,182
Posted By KTM690Dog
I went ahead did some editing of your quote so...

I went ahead did some editing of your quote so people would not have to read between the lines. I hope you don't mind.
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2009, 10:07 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,025
Posted By KTM690Dog
Check with the Border Patrol in Tucson. I see...

Check with the Border Patrol in Tucson. I see that they are running some CFR250s. It looked like was has been used a lot so they may be a good source of information.

Hope you get the job. Sounds...
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,677
Posted By KTM690Dog
Better yet in the bedroom. My wife won't mind...

Better yet in the bedroom. My wife won't mind getting rid of her dresser.
Forum: Thumpers 09-14-2009, 01:00 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,132
Posted By KTM690Dog
Thumb Give people a soap box and they will rant and...

Give people a soap box and they will rant and rave about the littlest of problems while those that are happy with a product typically don’t say much. Because of this, the forum is going to have a...
Forum: Thumpers 09-14-2009, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,412
Posted By KTM690Dog
Do you get the flashing yellow error code when...

Do you get the flashing yellow error code when the bike is in neutral and the ignition turned on??

You may have a loose electrical connection for the instrument display unit. It is very easy to...
Forum: Thumpers 09-12-2009, 12:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 903
Posted By KTM690Dog
The <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns =...

The <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Dakar</st1:place></st1:City> is good if your off-road riding is never...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,629
Posted By KTM690Dog
[quote=iphorde]I have both a 2009 690 Enduro R...

[quote=iphorde]I have both a 2009 690 Enduro R and a 2009 530 EXC. I have the oir cooler on my 530EXC... Did not notice that it helped. I still boiled over... infact 2 other bikes did as well.
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 20,445
Posted By KTM690Dog
Check out the 690 before you buy, especially if...

Check out the 690 before you buy, especially if you have the cash. I have 40 years riding a wide variety of dual sport bikes. I just sold my 02 F650 Dakar and have about 4K on a used 08 690e. I...
Forum: Thumpers 08-14-2009, 02:32 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 14,368
Posted By KTM690Dog
Quote: <TABLE cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=4...

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Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By KTM690Dog
I installed a 48t rear and switch between a 15t...

I installed a 48t rear and switch between a 15t and 16t cs (16X48 is the same ratio a stock 15X45). With the 15t the stock chain was several links too short. I got a Renthal o-ring 120 length and...
Forum: Thumpers 08-04-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,542
Posted By KTM690Dog
Not tight single track - just gnarly :kat 4 X 4...

Not tight single track - just gnarly :kat 4 X 4 roads. Check out the link below.

http://www.expeditionswest.com/adventures/2003/chiva_falls/index.html
Forum: Thumpers 08-04-2009, 10:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,542
Posted By KTM690Dog
Murphy's law came into play. The stock chain with...

Murphy's law came into play. The stock chain with the 16/48 was 1 or 2 links too short. I didn't want to run with two master links so I purchased a new chain, cut some links out, and flipped the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-04-2009, 10:39 PM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 592,875
Posted By KTM690Dog
Ummh - Sliding, sparks, plastic gas can. It could...

Ummh - Sliding, sparks, plastic gas can. It could be interesting:kboom
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2009, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,542
Posted By KTM690Dog
I am running a 48t that I picked up from a KTM...

I am running a 48t that I picked up from a KTM dealer. He said that is was for another model (I am assuming the EXC) bike but would fine with the 690e which it has.

I run either a 15t or 16t cs...
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2009, 10:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,218
Posted By KTM690Dog
I am riding Dunlop 606s on my KTM 690. Excellent...

I am riding Dunlop 606s on my KTM 690. Excellent desert tire with lots of traction and stability on the trail, sand and in rocks - even been good in wet conditions. It has been very good on the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,211
Posted By KTM690Dog
Duh - Same reason I sold by F650 Dakar: 120...

Duh - Same reason I sold by F650 Dakar:

120 lbs heavier
3" less ground clearance
Substainly less power
Inability to traverse anything rougher than a graded gravel road with any kind of...
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2009, 08:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,211
Posted By KTM690Dog
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Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,281
Posted By KTM690Dog
This is a response to Ricky a few weeks ago ...

This is a response to Ricky a few weeks ago

I switch between a 15 or 16 CS sprocket dpending on what type of riding with a 48 rear sprocket (stock is 45). With the 16 I am running ~5500 rpm at 70...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2009, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By KTM690Dog
BAGSTR - Here is a reply to ricky. I am thinking...

BAGSTR - Here is a reply to ricky. I am thinking of trying a 14 /48 on some really knarly trails that are too tough for my 15/48. Changing between sprockets in pretty easy and only takes ~ 15...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,645
Posted By KTM690Dog
The oil sight glass on the F650 is a piece of...

The oil sight glass on the F650 is a piece of junk. You are never sure how much oil you actually have in the engine and external resevior. My 02 F650 would do the same thing - sight glass was empy...
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,897
Posted By KTM690Dog
Thumb KTM 690E is the ultimate dual sport. The engine...

KTM 690E is the ultimate dual sport. The engine is as smooth as my old F650 Dakar with significantly more low end and overall power and punch. On road and off road there is no comparison between the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-11-2009, 10:21 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 49,223
Posted By KTM690Dog
+1 We must of had the same tech setting the...

+1 We must of had the same tech setting the mileage.
Forum: Thumpers 04-26-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,699
Posted By KTM690Dog
Rob,<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns =...

Rob,<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>
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The 690 is an awesome dual sport bike, but Clint is correct that the 690 could be a handful....
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-22-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15,364
Views: 1,237,052
Posted By KTM690Dog
KIC and Low Down - Thanks for the information. ...

KIC and Low Down - Thanks for the information. Believe it or not I understand it. That is a scary thought.

DakarDog
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-21-2009, 09:34 PM
Replies: 15,364
Views: 1,237,052
Posted By KTM690Dog
Question I have a question concerning riding on State...

I have a question concerning riding on State Trust Land that maybe someone can answer. This weekend I was riding the powerline road south of I10 going east from Houghton. At Highway 83 (?) that goes...
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2009, 11:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 28,827
Posted By KTM690Dog
DirtJack, Thanks for the info. It is...

DirtJack,

Thanks for the info. It is extremely helpful. It is great to get info from people actually using a product. Sounds like the screen for me.

DakarDog
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