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Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-24-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,364
Posted By bikepsych
Here's the Givi Trekker 52L on top of the 15 XCx....

Here's the Givi Trekker 52L on top of the 15 XCx.
http://i1252.photobucket.com/albums/hh562/bggillies/IMG_20150221_121024569_zpsa3ihj5zz.jpg
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-24-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 3,060
Views: 745,290
Posted By bikepsych
http://i1252.photobucket.com/albums/hh562/bggillie...

http://i1252.photobucket.com/albums/hh562/bggillies/IMG_20150221_121024569_zpsa3ihj5zz.jpg
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-24-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 96,403
Posted By bikepsych
I'm kind of interested to see what kind of heat...

I'm kind of interested to see what kind of heat issues this bike will have as well. I traded in my KTM 990R. Talk about a heat source. That thing would heat up when it was 32 or below out and the...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-24-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,705
Posted By bikepsych
This is indeed disturbing news. But as some of...

This is indeed disturbing news. But as some of you noted, Harley used that model successfully and now the support network is solid, the product reliable, and the service ....well tolerable now.
...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-21-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 96,403
Posted By bikepsych
Thanks for the hint. Will shift into "Sport" map...

Thanks for the hint. Will shift into "Sport" map manana. So far its a blast. Far more user friendly than the KTM 990R. Should be an interesting ride tomorrow...supposed to rain for my 260 mile...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-21-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 73,783
Posted By bikepsych
Has anyone tried calculating MPG's with different...

Has anyone tried calculating MPG's with different grades of fuel? I've noticed some places refer to minimum 87 octane while others refer to a minimum 91...what's the scoop for 2015 California XCx?...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-15-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By bikepsych
Does anyone know if there have been changes...

Does anyone know if there have been changes incidental to the new model year that would preclude using a model for a 2014 Tiger XC on a 2015 Tiger XCx?
BG
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-14-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 18,245
Posted By bikepsych
Would love to hear a sound file from on the bike....

Would love to hear a sound file from on the bike.
BG
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-12-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,305
Views: 702,605
Posted By bikepsych
Point Mugu Rock

http://i1252.photobucket.com/albums/hh562/bggillies/IMG_20141127_121744200_zpsaihnjs1n.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-12-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1,305
Views: 702,605
Posted By bikepsych
THE view

http://i1252.photobucket.com/albums/hh562/bggillies/IMG_20141127_114111946_zpsn08sgw9z.jpg
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-11-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,162
Posted By bikepsych
Soooo, does anyone make a folding shift lever for...

Soooo, does anyone make a folding shift lever for the XCx?

BG
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-11-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By bikepsych
I'm following this with interest as I'll be...

I'm following this with interest as I'll be wiring my Zumo 550 in as well. Unless I upgrade to a 665...?

BG
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-11-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,036
Posted By bikepsych
Just took delivery of my XCx tonight (Crystal...

Just took delivery of my XCx tonight (Crystal white as well). Probably going to go with the GIVI Trekker Outback panniers.

Does anyone know if there is a difference between the pannier mounting...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-11-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 96,403
Posted By bikepsych
Proud new owner of a 2015 Crystal White XCx! ...

Proud new owner of a 2015 Crystal White XCx! Rode it home tonight! :clap

As noted in an earlier post, the take off takes some getting used to after the grunt I had with my KTM 990 Adventure R I...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-09-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,712
Posted By bikepsych
Supposed to pick my XCx up tomorrow. :-D Can't...

Supposed to pick my XCx up tomorrow. :-D Can't wait. Damn work thing!!!

BG
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-08-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,528
Posted By bikepsych
TexEnvy, Why did you decided to go with the...

TexEnvy,
Why did you decided to go with the Yosh pipe?
BG
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 02-08-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,380
Posted By bikepsych
Just pulled the trigger on an XCx. Pick it up...

Just pulled the trigger on an XCx. Pick it up Tuesday (maybe manana). Shifting from a KTM 990 Adventure R. The basic service on the 990R was over $900 US. The oil change took almost 2 hours. ...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-29-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By bikepsych
LED Driving Light Wiring

Greetings.
I'm considering wiring my LED aux driving lights directly into the High Beam wire. That way when the high beam is on, the LED Aux driving lights are on. Is there a down side to this? ...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-17-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,300
Posted By bikepsych
I noticed several folks refer to "improved fuel...

I noticed several folks refer to "improved fuel consumption." What have you all been getting in terms of MPGs from your 800's? I'm considering trading in/selling my 990 KTM Adventure. It's simply...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-29-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,592
Posted By bikepsych
Mojave I went from a WR250R to KTM 990 ADV R. ...

Mojave
I went from a WR250R to KTM 990 ADV R. There are not too many places I would not go on the Katoom that I went on my 250R, however, it opens up a WORLD of additional possibilities to ride to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-20-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,185
Posted By bikepsych
After installing the Rottweiler Air Intake got...

After installing the Rottweiler Air Intake got code 69. Any one got any ideas?
BG
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-11-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,670
Posted By bikepsych
Need help figuring out how to remove the stock...

Need help figuring out how to remove the stock airbox to install the Rottweiler intake. Two requests for assistance from CPR have gone unanswered.
Much obliged for any assistance, links, pictures,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-11-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 686
Posted By bikepsych
Would be great if I'd known that ahead of time....

Would be great if I'd known that ahead of time. DOH!!:eek1
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-11-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 686
Posted By bikepsych
Diamond Creek to Colorado River

Just a heads up if you are planning on making this trip. The tribal rule is "NO MOTORCYCLES" on Diamond Creek Road to the Colorado River out of Peach Springs.

We rolled in there from SoCal in...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-06-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By bikepsych
To Trapp or NOT to Trapp...that is the question

Ok. Similar to the Borg, I'm asking a question of the collective and collector.

I'd like to go with a 2-1 with a SuperTrapp SS on my Adventure 990R. I've read quite a few negative opinions,...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-05-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,721
Posted By bikepsych
I went with the 2-1 setup and a single Wings can....

I went with the 2-1 setup and a single Wings can. Bike runs GREAT!!!:clap If I could find a Supertrapp for it, I'd use that.
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Forum: Equipment 11-04-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,710
Posted By bikepsych
Just installed Oxford Heaterz on my KTM990R. ...

Just installed Oxford Heaterz on my KTM990R. Haven't used them yet, but this weekend heading for Flagstaff. Supposed to be in 30's so they'll get a workout. :evil

BG
Forum: Equipment 11-04-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 963
Posted By bikepsych
Where did you all get your power from? They...

Where did you all get your power from? They recommend straight from the battery, but that still makes me a bit nervous. :p3rryI'd rather have it come from a "switched" source.
B
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-04-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,105
Posted By bikepsych
The 55W draw on the fog lights is probably...

The 55W draw on the fog lights is probably incadescent lights? I think LED's draw a bit less. Do we know what the fan draws? I'm thinking that if I'm slow enough to get the fan running, I'm...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-28-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,512
Posted By bikepsych
Try Thousand Oaks Power Sports. They've taken...

Try Thousand Oaks Power Sports. They've taken good care of me. The owner, Rand Akrey, is big on adventure stuff.
BG
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-28-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 722
Posted By bikepsych
While I agree that there are some wonderful...

While I agree that there are some wonderful rides, the drivers there are insane. I used to live in Caracas for five years. The politics, infrastructure, and lack of road maintenance would cause me...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-07-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 113,211
Posted By bikepsych
Wow,,,really? Toyotas? Hmmmm, back to the...

Wow,,,really? Toyotas?

Hmmmm, back to the important stuff. Take a look at the success of the Suzuki WeeStrom. I had the big VStrom and if I'm not mistaken the WeeStrom 650 outsold the 1000...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-04-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,628
Posted By bikepsych
The Audiovox Cruise Control should work on the...

The Audiovox Cruise Control should work on the 1190 just like other bikes.

Check it out at:
http://www.murphskits.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=422

BG
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-24-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,177
Posted By bikepsych
Anyone running the Shinko 705's on their Ulysses?...

Anyone running the Shinko 705's on their Ulysses? Looking for a 70-30 (street-dirt) tire.
BG
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-24-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 374
Views: 113,084
Posted By bikepsych
Picked up a 2006 XB12X. It looked so damned...

Picked up a 2006 XB12X. It looked so damned lonely in the shop. I'll be keeping it running to have my sons go on Adv trips with me when I ride the KTM 990R.

My big concern is rides like AZBDR...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-06-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,368
Posted By bikepsych
Don't mean to "high" jack the thread, but what is...

Don't mean to "high" jack the thread, but what is the water crossing difference between having the airbox and replacing it with a Rottweiler? I haven't been in water over the footpegs yet but am...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-13-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 12,846
Posted By bikepsych
I'm at 20,500 on my original chain. It's pretty...

I'm at 20,500 on my original chain. It's pretty much shot. I'm replacing it this week. Kinks in it. However, the interesting thing is that neither sprocket appears to have been too worn. I can...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-11-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,673
Posted By bikepsych
Not sure (a) what "Ice" is and (b) why I would...

Not sure (a) what "Ice" is and (b) why I would want to use it.

BG
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-16-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 46,625
Posted By bikepsych
Apart from the Rottweiler kit and installing that...

Apart from the Rottweiler kit and installing that what else is needed to make the Rotweiler work? Do I need to remove the SAS and Cannister?

B
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-15-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 13,131
Posted By bikepsych
I've got an 11 990R. I went with the 2-1 with a...

I've got an 11 990R. I went with the 2-1 with a single Wings silencer, baffle still in. I have a PC V and had it dyno tuned. I have the BMC filter in it. It turned out 103 HP at the back tire. ...
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