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Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,685
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Buy a used 690 and spend the money on farkles,...

Buy a used 690 and spend the money on farkles, starting with a seat! The current one can be used to interrogate the Taliban. I have done eight hours of slab on mine, it is fairly bad at over 60...
Forum: Vendors 03-10-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 51,250
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Thanks Dave! Just waiting for the tax return and...

Thanks Dave! Just waiting for the tax return and the order will be placed. Will be doing the GS Challenge again, try to make it out if you get a chance.
Forum: Vendors 03-04-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 51,250
Posted By GiMoto Canada
BackCountryCruizer, that was perfect! Thanks... ...

BackCountryCruizer, that was perfect! Thanks...

Have you had a chance to ride with it yet? I take it you have a HID and a normal H7 high beam. Can you provide any real world feedback?
...
Forum: Vendors 03-04-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 51,250
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Looks great! Can you post a larger version of...

Looks great! Can you post a larger version of the photo in the top left?

I will be running a 2 1/4" bar riser above the current bar clamps. Do you see any issues with this height based on...
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2011, 08:32 AM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
The wife said the only place the camo would work...

The wife said the only place the camo would work is in a herd of bengal tigers...

I will be buying enough to do the tank... there is only so much giant orange tank you can put up with!
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Its a Touratech protector......

Its a Touratech protector... http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/2119/PN-370-1544/Manifold-shield-KTM-690-Enduro-rear
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
I figured this is as good as any place to post...

I figured this is as good as any place to post this pic. I am thinking of doing this? I found a guy on ebay that sells camo vinyl by the sheet...

...
Forum: Vendors 01-31-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 51,250
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Email sent... Thanks Ian!

Email sent... Thanks Ian!
Forum: Vendors 01-30-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 51,250
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Ian, Can you post the install instructions? ...

Ian,

Can you post the install instructions? I would be interested to know what needs to be done and how it mounts in comparison to the stock system.

Thanks!
Forum: Vendors 01-24-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 51,250
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Can you post some photos? I am tired of learning...

Can you post some photos? I am tired of learning the hard way and would prefer to learn from someone who has already done it. No rush as I am buried in four feet of snow for three more months...
Forum: Vendors 01-23-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 51,250
Posted By GiMoto Canada
I have been looking for a lighting solution for...

I have been looking for a lighting solution for months and considered adding a LED setup due to power consumption. The concern is always power output as I have heated grips and a Zumo 550 that seem...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2011, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Money... I never seem to have enought to buy all...

Money... I never seem to have enought to buy all the toys. I bought a system to keep the bags off that muffler and it never should never have melted, it did. Had to wrap everything in 1500 degree...
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2010, 09:10 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/1539200.jpg ...

http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/1539200.jpg

Its the stock graphics cut to size, just take your time with a ruler and a sharp razer and you are set. I have put that bike down too many times...
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2010, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
It was up to my waist, I was just in the process...

It was up to my waist, I was just in the process of sinking and jumping off the bike when the photo was taken. Nothing got into the oil, I was really suprised. :freakyWe had to put it vertical to get...
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2010, 09:27 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/DSC_0090.jpg

http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/DSC_0090.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2010, 09:25 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/DSC_0070.jpg

http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/DSC_0070.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 1,269,239
Posted By GiMoto Canada
http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/DSC_0100.jpg

http://www.gimotocanada.com/download/DSC_0100.jpg
Forum: Canada 08-18-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,076
Posted By GiMoto Canada
I want to point out that I meant to do this! This...

I want to point out that I meant to do this! This way the riders behind me would understand that they had to go around...
I have spent two days pulling the bike apart to get the mud out. Its even...
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2010, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,366
Posted By GiMoto Canada
I am trying not to laugh my ass off... even if...

I am trying not to laugh my ass off... even if you didnt need it I would want one! :rofl
http://www.adventureparts.co.uk/WebRoot/GroupNBT/BO/icons/general_img_transparentpixel.gif
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,366
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Looks like the plate is going back. Thanks for...

Looks like the plate is going back. Thanks for the feedback, if you have the Camel Toe (no porn) links :D , please post it!

Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,366
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Eh? KTM 690 Large kickstand plate - CUT/DON'T CUT?

I bought a stand plate for the kickstand on a 2010 KTM 690R, before I cut the perfectly good stand that came with the bike I need to know if anyone has tried this. Does it fit? The concern is the...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2010, 07:41 PM
Replies: 736
Views: 217,226
Posted By GiMoto Canada
For adventure riding I carry a full size Ka-Bar...

For adventure riding I carry a full size Ka-Bar mounted on the outside of my boot. Gets some weird looks when you go to the Tim Horton's for a coffee, but it is not concealed and therefore legal.
...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 710
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Rain gear for Leatt brace

You go out and buy your all weather gear and after 14 hours in a downpour, your gear is no longer waterproof. The cold rain runs down your neck, soaks through the sleeves and blasts through the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 268,608
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Do you need to remap or does the standard mapping...

Do you need to remap or does the standard mapping work? Can you fire it up and go into a holding pattern for 20 minutes while it sorts itself out?

Thanks for the feedback!
Forum: Thumpers 02-28-2010, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 268,608
Posted By GiMoto Canada
2010 Exhuast options

I just purchased a 2010 Enduro R and I have not picked up the bike (snow). Is the exhaust on the 2010 still have the heat issues? Is there any option besides replacing the silencer? I understand...
Forum: Vendors 01-23-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 68,405
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Another PM - 690 Plate required!

Another PM - 690 Plate required!
Forum: Trip Planning 08-29-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,373
Posted By GiMoto Canada
I posted some pics of the trip, this is why I...

I posted some pics of the trip, this is why I love doing this... middle of nowhere and you are lucky if you see another person the entire day you are riding...
...
Forum: Trip Planning 08-29-2009, 09:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,373
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Pedro Navaja - you are a loner/writer "artiste" -...

Pedro Navaja - you are a loner/writer "artiste" - loved the feedback!!! :D

I just got back from my first 2000 km (loner) run. It would have been 4000 km but I had an oil leak behind the front...
Forum: Thumpers 08-27-2009, 09:57 AM
Replies: 6,291
Views: 1,229,108
Posted By GiMoto Canada
CodyY, I have my chain set as per the spec,...

CodyY,

I have my chain set as per the spec, this should be fine? The issues may have been with the first 3700 km before I bought it. You always end up living with whatever the prior owner did or...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2009, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6,291
Views: 1,229,108
Posted By GiMoto Canada
CodyY, All the parts you mentioned were...

CodyY,

All the parts you mentioned were replaced. The o-ring was flat, is this normal wear for 6,000 km?

straightrod,

Don't worry about the sick bastard thing, I was sitting back at the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 6,291
Views: 1,229,108
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Road trip - setup and issues

I have been reading this thread prior to purchasing my 525 and using it for bike setup. However, I can now provide some input...

I am planning a 14,000 km run to Prudoe Bay, AK and return next...
Forum: Trip Planning 07-05-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,373
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Eh? Riding Alone - Chime in with the abuse

I did a search and did not find much, so why not start one. First of all, I am not a loner who has no friends and lives in a van down by the river. The reality is I go with the family on vacation...
Forum: Equipment 04-19-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 946,938
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Manual

All of these tools are great, but if you don't know what the hell you are doing or how to trouble shoot, they can really save your ass.

I carry my manuals and torque specs on the Crackberry in PDF...
Forum: Trip Planning 03-27-2009, 01:01 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 11,367
Posted By GiMoto Canada
The information is helpful, but the reality of...

The information is helpful, but the reality of carrying a handgun for some of us is not an option (Canadian rules) and there is no room to carry a shotgun. I carry bear bells, pepper spray (biggest...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2009, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,416
Posted By GiMoto Canada
I have made more progress in 15 minutes than the...

I have made more progress in 15 minutes than the last three days!

WoodsChick, my only concern is how much weight you can put on the tail without the proper attachment points similar to what was...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2009, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,416
Posted By GiMoto Canada
TE 510 Luggage / Hard cases

Before someone says "Hey, do a search!" I have spent hours on Google and ADV in the hopes of finding my solution. I am planning a long single track ride through Alberta, British Columbia and parts...
Forum: Canada 01-07-2009, 09:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,198
Posted By GiMoto Canada
As a huge Dakar fan and a proud Canadian, I want...

As a huge Dakar fan and a proud Canadian, I want to wish Don a speedy recovery and best wishes to his family.

It's a great feeling seeing the CAN after his name on the Dakar starting roster. ...
Forum: Canada 01-04-2008, 07:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,342
Posted By GiMoto Canada
The BMW guys seemed to give the impression that...

The BMW guys seemed to give the impression that the bike will be available fairly soon. If someone gets a chance to speak with a BMW Canada rep. see what you can find out and post it....
Forum: Canada 01-03-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,342
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Pissed No F800GS at the Calgary / Edmonton show

I was helping setup at the bike show in Calgary and was walking through the BWM display. No F800GS, I thought I was blind so I asked one of the guys from BMW doing the setup... no F800GS at the...
Forum: Canada 12-30-2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,988
Posted By GiMoto Canada
Can't decide on what I want... F800GS ...

Can't decide on what I want...

F800GS

KTM950
KTM690
Africa Twin

My brian hurts... will contact you when the decision gets made with the wifes approval. Send me an email with your...
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