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Forum: Equipment 01-12-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,266
Posted By Jagas
My usual lower body set up is forcefield pro...

My usual lower body set up is forcefield pro pants under Klim Badlands Pro pants. Thankfully, the effectiveness has not been officially tested. Feels plenty comfortable and the forcefield pro pants...
Forum: Road warriors 01-12-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 53,117
Posted By Jagas
Great initial review Terry. Looking forward to...

Great initial review Terry. Looking forward to your thoughts on the gen 4. Leaving a couple pics behind as a reference point as I plan to add some bits in the Spring. I stayed pretty close to stock...
Forum: Thumpers 06-22-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,350
Posted By Jagas
There are the crash bars which come in orange or...

There are the crash bars which come in orange or black, KTM power part number 76012968044/04 (orange) or /30 (black). They look awesome in orange imo. There are some reports of the bars getting in...
Forum: Thumpers 06-16-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 21,843
Posted By Jagas
http://i1181.photobucket.com/albums/x425/FloppyJT/...

http://i1181.photobucket.com/albums/x425/FloppyJT/690450.jpg (http://s1181.photobucket.com/user/FloppyJT/media/690450.jpg.html)

Plus a couple less-than-singles:
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-15-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 10,319
Posted By Jagas
I wave most of the time, nod sometimes and miss...

I wave most of the time, nod sometimes and miss the odd wave if I am preoccupied with something. Any motorcycle will elicit the same response from me.
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,350
Posted By Jagas
Agreed! I actually prefer the styling of the...

Agreed!

I actually prefer the styling of the pre-2012 Duke but I still love my 2013 and the looks keep growing on me.
When I am sitting on top of it I am far too busy grinning ear to ear to...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,350
Posted By Jagas
Congrats and enjoy - I am sure you will love it!!

Congrats and enjoy - I am sure you will love it!!
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2013, 06:05 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,350
Posted By Jagas
The price point of the Duke is low enough that if...

The price point of the Duke is low enough that if you really do have any issues with the suspension you can always upgrade it. I have been reading anything I can '13 Duke related and have not heard...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,350
Posted By Jagas
794km, no issues! :D I love it but am such a...

794km, no issues! :D
I love it but am such a noob that I can't really provide a worthwhile review beyond I LOVE IT.
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 21,843
Posted By Jagas
2010 KTM 450 EXC 2013 KTM 690 Duke Just...

2010 KTM 450 EXC
2013 KTM 690 Duke

Just because. No need to justify.
Forum: Canada 10-19-2011, 06:16 PM
Replies: 9,312
Views: 603,714
Posted By Jagas
+1 for Arai XD3. Think I got mine for over $400...

+1 for Arai XD3.
Think I got mine for over $400 but definitely under $500 from Dual Sport Plus. Stormtrooper white was cheaper if I recall correctly.
Forum: Canada 10-16-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9,312
Views: 603,714
Posted By Jagas
Any recommendations for: 1) A good place to...

Any recommendations for:

1) A good place to get an oil and filter change for a KTM 690 SMC (owners request is Woody's in Perth but I am having trouble finding time to get out there and have never...
Forum: Canada 01-28-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 9,312
Views: 603,714
Posted By Jagas
The bike ran great. It took a minute to get it...

The bike ran great. It took a minute to get it running but once it was fired up, it ran splendidly. I just never got around to putting it away for good in the fall, so I'm trying to get it out around...
Forum: Canada 01-27-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9,312
Views: 603,714
Posted By Jagas
I was out very briefly Sunday for only 10 mins or...

I was out very briefly Sunday for only 10 mins or so but it was pretty brutal. Pros - pinlock visor didn't fog. Cons - felt like I almost lost right thumb to frostbite. Summer gloves don't quite cut...
Forum: Equipment 06-18-2010, 05:17 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 24,394
Posted By Jagas
+1 Rockgardn Flak Jacket - Leatt compatible

+1 Rockgardn Flak Jacket - Leatt compatible
Forum: Thumpers 06-16-2010, 07:26 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 47,676
Posted By Jagas
That is pretty slick - nice and clean. ...

That is pretty slick - nice and clean.

Thanks Osteo - I had not yet decided.
Forum: Equipment 06-15-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,130
Posted By Jagas
I use an Olympia Bushwhacker with pads removed or...

I use an Olympia Bushwhacker with pads removed or a Troy Lee Blais Jacket (Leatt Compatible) over a Rockgardn Flak Jacket.
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 47,676
Posted By Jagas
I need a tie-breaker vote now. I am pretty...

I need a tie-breaker vote now. I am pretty noobular so anything that prevents kicking will be a very good thing for me and right now is a convenient time to have anything done to the bike as I...
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,634
Posted By Jagas
Check out a Klim F4 or Klim F4 Anniversary for a...

Check out a Klim F4 or Klim F4 Anniversary for a very well vented offroad helmet. I believe there are pretty decent prices to be had on the 2009 F4's. If you decide to go with a pressure suit, take...
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 47,676
Posted By Jagas
To stator or not to stator

I have stator question regarding a 2010 KTM 450 EXC and this thread seems to be close enough to use. I have a rad fan installed, I am planning on swapping out the stock tail light for the sicass led...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2010, 08:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,715
Posted By Jagas
I have a couple pairs of the sox plus xtensions...

I have a couple pairs of the sox plus xtensions and based on first impressions they are as advertised. Only a couple uses, so far too early be able to comment on long term durability.
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2010, 02:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,315
Posted By Jagas
I have a pair of of the 2010 Klim Dakar pants in...

I have a pair of of the 2010 Klim Dakar pants in size 32 as well and they are almost, but not quite, too tight in the waist on me - I can do a mini-Homer impression in them if I force out the beer...
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2010, 07:05 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
The uncorking has been done now! I finally...

The uncorking has been done now!

I finally took the new 450 for a little ride and learned very quickly that it is a bugger to start after it takes a nap. Within the first 20 minutes I managed to...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
Thanks! Awesome thread - lots of very helpful...

Thanks! Awesome thread - lots of very helpful info.
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2010, 05:17 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
I did ask the dealer to do what he could to...

I did ask the dealer to do what he could to adjust the suspension to my weight and newb riding status - not sure yet if he did anything though. I'll find out and read up on damp static saggy...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2010, 03:19 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
I'm 160 or so plus gear, so I may pull up a...

I'm 160 or so plus gear, so I may pull up a little short. Though with a fully packed vest or some bags it might be close. I figured I'd worry about suspension after the bike breaks in a bit. I won't...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
I thought a case saver was a little piece of...

I thought a case saver was a little piece of metal that attaches just in front of the chain to protect the clutch case in the event of the chain coming off and flying through it.

Like this:...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2010, 11:24 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
Thanks, I'll be doing lots o reading at...

Thanks, I'll be doing lots o reading at ktmtalk.com too. One of my main concerns about going with a KTM was maintenance, so it is good to hear a viewpoint that they are very user-friendly.
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
The bike is brand new, so 2010, though...

The bike is brand new, so 2010, though technically I think it may be considered a 2009.5. The case saver seems to be a no-brainer.

From what I can gather on the purpose and benefits of uncorking...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,204
Posted By Jagas
Do any of these suggested modifications decrease...

Do any of these suggested modifications decrease in importance for new riders who are very very likely to be taking it very easy for the first chunk of time?

I have one of the champtions edition...
Forum: Equipment 05-16-2010, 08:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,078
Posted By Jagas
Sidi's work well with my chicken legs.

Sidi's work well with my chicken legs.
Forum: Equipment 05-13-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 239,393
Posted By Jagas
I ordered a pair of the Sidi Adventure Gore-Tex...

I ordered a pair of the Sidi Adventure Gore-Tex boots from dualsportplus in Stoney Creek, Ontario late in the day on the 10th and had them before noon today on the 13th. My feet are between sizes so...
Forum: Canada 04-21-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9,312
Views: 603,714
Posted By Jagas
Thanks much, I was afraid that may be the case. ...

Thanks much, I was afraid that may be the case. I'll take that all into account.
Forum: Canada 04-21-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9,312
Views: 603,714
Posted By Jagas
Alta Vista / Industrial area

Alta Vista / Industrial area
Forum: Canada 04-21-2010, 09:03 AM
Replies: 9,312
Views: 603,714
Posted By Jagas
Where to ride off-road in Ottawa?

I'm considering purchasing a road capable dirt bike sometime in the near future but really have no idea where I might be able to ride it around Ottawa. I think that I will be most interested in light...
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