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Forum: Orange Crush Yesterday, 03:37 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,965
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Did Powercell make a fuel cell for the 990? Can't...

Did Powercell make a fuel cell for the 990? Can't seem to find one now.
Forum: Canada 07-21-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 584
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Side note

You probably already know this but the Trans-Canada (Hwy#1) passes through Regina and Calgary.
Yellowhead Highway (hwy#16) goes through Edmonton.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,965
Posted By Bones Over Metal
What about that bottle on the front guard? Do...

What about that bottle on the front guard? Do tell.

Shame the Rade tank couldn't be made slightly smaller to still accommodate ABS unit.
Unfortunately it looks like that is where the bulk of...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,965
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Who's got gas?

It's running Akra's so maybe the 2-1 with tank is a possible future solution.
Currently working on a multi-bottle solution.
The reasoning is often a little extra gas is required on long off-road...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-14-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,965
Posted By Bones Over Metal
extra gas

So does anyone have ideas for carrying extra gas that can be mounted with or without luggage, also dual exhaust and maintains ABS unit?
Most solutions involve mounting gas to either to the hard...
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 871
Posted By Bones Over Metal
If your riding more of an adventure style bike,...

If your riding more of an adventure style bike, with a center stand, it shouldn't be a problem.
Looks like a really small tent space anyway.
Might as well just get a lightweight hiking tent.
Forum: Canada 07-04-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By Bones Over Metal
JR Split

Interesting to learn that the company split across the border. It explains why the Canadian retailers have lots of JR stuff with names like "trans Canada" "true north" and "goose"
My very first...
Forum: Equipment 07-03-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,968
Posted By Bones Over Metal
overpants?

Do you use them as over-pants?
I've seen similar stains caused by raw denim jeans.
Hopefully it just washed out.
Forum: Canada 07-03-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Nobody, really? Oh well I guess I'll keep...

Nobody, really?
Oh well I guess I'll keep saving my pennies for Klim!
Forum: Canada 06-30-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Trans Canada - Gear Review

Has anyone heard of or tried the Trans Canada Jacket by Joe Rocket??
Seems like a nice jacket but can't find any reviews of it anywhere, and not on Revzilla so might be a Canada only product.
...
Forum: Canada 06-09-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4,981
Views: 361,775
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Thanks

Hey Lycan1, Thanks for posting all those GPS tracks. Now I have a long "to-do" list of rides.

From Sunday,
...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 10,315
Views: 2,117,964
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Took it for a rip

Technically not today it was yesterday.

https://scontent-a-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/t1.0-9/10464119_10154209819920346_3619592909145490154_n.jpg

...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 18,679
Views: 7,454,851
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Took a rip

Sunday afternoon
https://scontent-a-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/t1.0-9/10415671_10154209819905346_258498555982934282_n.jpg...
Forum: Canada 06-05-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 4,981
Views: 361,775
Posted By Bones Over Metal
I could go friday afternoon or saturday.

I could go friday afternoon or saturday.
Forum: Canada 06-04-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By Bones Over Metal
That's my size and I'd be interested if they...

That's my size and I'd be interested if they don't fit.
Forum: Racing 05-21-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,716
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Raiden gear

Hey What can you tell us about the new Icon Raiden gear you were sporting? Did you like it?
You might not be able to tell us much but looking forward to Icon releasing the new raiden gear.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-12-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,205
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Suspension swap

I purchased a 07 990, and the previous owner had paid big bucks for complete suspension overhaul to lower it.
I'm comfortable enough on it that if you were close I'd consider doing a suspension...
Forum: Canada 05-05-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Rims

Won't repeated bending and deforming of the rims weaken it, potentially to the point of failure?
And with only three contact places, that leaves very large area if hit directly between the "shock...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-23-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,015
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Thanks Mr. Head. I saw the CJ Designs stand...

Thanks Mr. Head.
I saw the CJ Designs stand re-locator and think I'm going to order that.

Yesterday was earth day, so I took the bike out and got it dirty! haha
Forum: Orange Crush 04-22-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,015
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Low suspension

So here's a question for all you 990 owners.
I've been riding my new to me 07' 990 adventure for about a week. The previous owner had the suspension redone to lower the bike. I'm not super tall but...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-15-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,015
Posted By Bones Over Metal
New to Me

Just brought home my 07' 990 adventure last night.
It's the ABS model and has 45,000kms. Looking forward to diving into it and learning all it quirks and characteristics.
Now I have to sell my...
Forum: Canada 04-03-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4,981
Views: 361,775
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Well that helps get through this so called...

Well that helps get through this so called Calgary spring!
Thanks.
Awesome video to get the blood pumping.
Forum: Canada 03-21-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 4,981
Views: 361,775
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Sick bike! Enjoy it. My search continues.

Sick bike!
Enjoy it.
My search continues.
Forum: Canada 03-21-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4,981
Views: 361,775
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Damn

Oh so you were the lucky one to pick up that sweet 690 with the safari tank.
Can I be so bold as to ask what you got it for? You don't have to answer if you don't want to.

Cheers, Have a fun on...
Forum: Canada 01-17-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 17,198
Posted By Bones Over Metal
12 monkeys!

More than 12 you say? Do you have prelim numbers??
I read CCM are only making 400 a year, small company and all that.
Forum: Canada 01-16-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 17,198
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Ccm & ccm

They are two different things.
...
Forum: Canada 01-15-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 17,198
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Why wasn't this at the Calgary show? Let us...

Why wasn't this at the Calgary show?
Let us know when a Calgary dealer is set up please.
Also video of you pulling wheelies once fully assembled would be nice too!!
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,189
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Thanks for such a great report, what a pleasure...

Thanks for such a great report, what a pleasure to read.
Forum: Canada 11-08-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,589
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Ktm

Great photos, I think you should get reimbursed by KTM for making their bike look so good!

Happy hibernating!
Forum: Canada 04-04-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 755
Posted By Bones Over Metal
All Season Motorsports

So I think this is the only place in Calgary that you can rent a motorcycle from.
http://www.allseasonmotorsports.ca/default.asp?page=motorcycles

They cost around $200 a day, and when I looked...
Forum: Road warriors 03-13-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7,534
Views: 1,112,263
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Hellcat

Today I am feeling this:
Confederate Motorcycles X132 Hellcat

http://dot-com.in/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/M-S-Dhonis-new-bike-Confederate-Motorcycles-X132-Hellcat.jpg
...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 7,534
Views: 1,112,263
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Z800

Today I am craving a a new Z800

http://www.amoztsa.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/2013-kawasaki-z800-naked-bike-white-pictures.jpg...
Forum: Canada 03-07-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By Bones Over Metal
It was nice to see some familiar scenes, but so...

It was nice to see some familiar scenes, but so much to see and do in Canada and the show although does a good job capturing Canada, it missed a lot.

Actually saw Charlie in the Stampede Parade,...
Forum: Canada 03-07-2013, 01:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,415
Posted By Bones Over Metal
The Hockey song is stuck on repeat in my head...

The Hockey song is stuck on repeat in my head today.
RIP Tom!
Forum: Canada 03-07-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,449
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Found one for ya

2001 F650GS $3000.
in Edmonton.

Here's the link
http://alberta.kijiji.ca/c-cars-vehicles-motorcycles-sport-touring-2001-BMW-F650GS-W0QQAdIdZ462584742
Forum: Canada 03-05-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,449
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Kijiji is King

In Calgary and Edmonton Kijiji is King.
The used bike market in Calgary is an enigma and prices are usually much higher than say Ontario. The bonus is less tax and cheaper insurance.

I avidly...
Forum: Canada 02-14-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,186
Posted By Bones Over Metal
There is a gun store in Inglewood and come to...

There is a gun store in Inglewood and come to think of it an army surplus store a block away.
GW Cycle has a more divers selection of helmets than Blackfoot.

Have fun!
Forum: Canada 01-23-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 610
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Unfortunately that would never happen because...

Unfortunately that would never happen because there is no official coverage(or very little and months late) in Canada, so why would a Canadian company like T.H. sponsor something that is shown all...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-18-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 154,821
Posted By Bones Over Metal
[/QUOTE]notice the tie down straps on the...

[/QUOTE]notice the tie down straps on the front[/QUOTE]

Wow thought he claims to be a big bike guy and does all his own stunts!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-17-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 154,821
Posted By Bones Over Metal
Richard Branson ...

Richard Branson
http://images.newcelebritypics.com/img/celebs/images/r/richard_branson_-2538_thumb.jpg


Charlie Sheen From "Beyond the Law"...
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