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Forum: Orange Crush 09-16-2010, 07:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By camel990
Which HID ballasts are you using? The old type...

Which HID ballasts are you using? The old type (Large box) tend to be less reliable than the new (small box) solid state digital ballasts. I've run both and the old ones were a PITA.

There is no...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-11-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,842
Posted By camel990
I have also been looking at Andy Straps for a...

I have also been looking at Andy Straps for a while as I really don't like the width for capacity of the gray hard cases. How is the capacity?

Slightly off topic... what tire do you have on the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 16,431
Posted By camel990
310 an awesome battery

Wrong bike on the wrong thread but same battery times 2. I put two of them in my 990S and they have been perfect for nearly 3 years in the desert heat. I had a cheap "SEALED" Chinese replacement and...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-23-2009, 11:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,275
Posted By camel990
690 Ralleye

Unless you're going to be riding flat out for several hundred klicks and need all the rally kit I would not be riding a 690 Rally. I think that they are more suited to the professional rally rider...
Forum: Thumpers 11-03-2009, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By camel990
Balancing a knobby tire

Have an 09 530 EXC and the front wheel has an obvious shimmy at 80+ kms/hr. I took it in to get balanced and the machine said 110 Grams!! Holy shit thats a lot of lead for a small tire. Any thoughts...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-04-2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,755
Posted By camel990
I call dibs

I call dibs
Forum: Orange Crush 05-20-2009, 01:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,041
Posted By camel990
Garmin handlebar mount

I used the Garmin handlebar mount but opened it up all the way and then bolted it to the dash between the tach and speedo. It fits perfect and is at just the correct height. The back mount bracket...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2009, 10:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By camel990
Pictures on next thread

Check next thread for pictures
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2009, 10:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,333
Posted By camel990
Apologies for the multiple posts

No isolator installed yet. Sorry for the delay.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,333
Posted By camel990
more +1

More
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2009, 10:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,333
Posted By camel990
more

more
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2009, 10:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,333
Posted By camel990
and more

Pics
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,333
Posted By camel990
Pics

Pictures
Forum: Orange Crush 05-05-2009, 11:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By camel990
I bought the recommended Optimizer charger and...

I bought the recommended Optimizer charger and plug it in every time the bike has sat for a week or so (which is not very often) and so far it has not required any charging of the batteries. I think...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-01-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,694
Posted By camel990
Euro lens + HID is F^&*()g awesome. Forget the...

Euro lens + HID is F^&*()g awesome. Forget the PIAA's.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-28-2009, 08:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 981
Posted By camel990
Rented a 1200 in San Fran 2 weeks ago and rode...

Rented a 1200 in San Fran 2 weeks ago and rode 500 miles in the last big blow. Froze my nuts off and gone blown all over the place but still enjoyed it. Missed my KTM though and had the option of a...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-17-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,333
Posted By camel990
Canadian Living in Dubai 2 odysseys...

Canadian

Living in Dubai

2 odysseys in parallel

working great!

Heres the link
Forum: Vendors 03-21-2009, 10:27 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 22,999
Posted By camel990
test set for Dubai please

I would happily try a set of these as a test or otherwise. I will also show them to the local KTM dealer and encourage him to stock these. They look great and are just what I've been searching for.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-13-2009, 09:55 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 88,915
Posted By camel990
Instructions for odysseys in parallel

One in the normal tray and one under the seat. Fabricated a set of red and black heavy connector cables cut to length then routed down the left side between the frame just below the upper part of the...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-10-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 88,915
Posted By camel990
If you have the "S" you can't beat the 2 Odyssey...

If you have the "S" you can't beat the 2 Odyssey option (one under the seat). Awesome cranking on start, HID headlight power up no problems, air compressor runs twice as fast as with the standard...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,354
Posted By camel990
FUEL TANK QUICK CONNECT/O'ring

I just got back from a day of adventuring in the dunes of Dubai. When I stopped for a brewed refreshment I smelled gas and upon further inspection found a substantial leak from the quick connect...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-30-2008, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 913
Posted By camel990
I put the .59s in and they are great. I used a...

I put the .59s in and they are great. I used a piece of PPR straight joint plumbing pipe cut to length for my spacer. cost about 30c
Forum: Orange Crush 12-29-2008, 11:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 515
Posted By camel990
Akra pipes, narrow rear luggage rack?

I noticed that with the Akra pipes there is approx 50 mm extra space between the pipe and the rear rack. Any metal cutting wizards out there have thoughts on the easiest way to narrow the racks and...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2008, 01:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By camel990
Mod done

New dual 310's in and its great. Instant start, No dropping of HID lights, no worries about running any accessories. Happy I did it. Odysseys ship in the mail due to their completely sealed design....
Forum: Orange Crush 10-11-2008, 07:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,418
Posted By camel990
Ive ordered two 310's for my S and am going to...

Ive ordered two 310's for my S and am going to hook them up in parallel. One under the seat. I will post when they arrive and I have them installed.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-05-2008, 04:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By camel990
Over time but I am quite sure that it is related...

Over time but I am quite sure that it is related the ambient air temp in Dubai. The bike is riden regularly and the battery fails after about a year.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2008, 04:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,915
Posted By camel990
Question Handlebar mounted waterproof Switch for Headlights

I would like to install a waterproof ON/OFF switch to be able to switch off the Headlights when starting the bike and then switch on the power once the engine is running. Anyone done this?
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2008, 04:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By camel990
Why

I have had two batteries fail in 2 years. Both YTZ14S's. I live in the middle east where the temperature is in the mid 40s C for at least 4months of the year. I wanted a larger capacity battery but...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-02-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,057
Posted By camel990
Just put a Scotts on my 990S. I got it from...

Just put a Scotts on my 990S. I got it from Seismic Cycles on Ebay with the new triple clamp. Beautiful piece of kit!! The key bit was simple if you have a dremel. The only tricky part was the...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-01-2008, 11:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By camel990
Question 990S 2 Odyssey 310s, 1 under seat

Thinking of putting two odyssey 310s on my bike after my 2nd yuasa in 2 years. One in the normal box and one, connected in parallel, under the seat where the ABS box space is. Any thoughts? Yes I...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-01-2008, 04:19 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,210
Posted By camel990
Question two 310s on the 990s

Any thoughts of two odyssey 310s in parallel with one under the seat where the ladies aid goes?
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2008, 10:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By camel990
Thumbs down I just took one of the lock tumblers from the lid...

I just took one of the lock tumblers from the lid and put it on the frame latch so it least its locked to the bike and one lid latch is locked. When I break the next one I'll do the same and then the...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-15-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By camel990
105 kgs. you'll have to make or buy a 15mm spacer...

105 kgs. you'll have to make or buy a 15mm spacer as the 5.9Nm springs are about 15mm shorter than stock. The 59s are better than the 56 springs as they are apparently slightly too wide to fit...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-14-2008, 11:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By camel990
I put the 5.9 Nm SE springs in my 990 after...

I put the 5.9 Nm SE springs in my 990 after consulting with the guys at KTMTwins. The bike is now sprung the way it should be. Its fantastic!! I wass out with 2 other 990's and they were bottoming...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-26-2008, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 830
Posted By camel990
I agree that this is how the bike should be...

I agree that this is how the bike should be sprung stock. The front end is too heavy for the 48s especially if your riding in sand. I found that even with the pre load on max the springs would bottom...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-23-2008, 12:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 830
Posted By camel990
New 5.9 Nm Springs !!!!!

After consulting with Derek, James, and Ron at KTMTWINS I upgraded the fork springs in my 2006 990S (european) to the 5.9NM springs for the SE. 6'3'' 230lbs and I now have the suspension that is...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-22-2008, 08:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 675
Posted By camel990
Question Any luck with your problem? I had the same and...

Any luck with your problem? I had the same and thought it might be the heel of my left boot pushing the side stand down when I was standing offroad, but since you disconnected yours and still had the...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-01-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,526
Posted By camel990
Dunlop 908RR rear and Karoo 2T front is an...

Dunlop 908RR rear and Karoo 2T front is an excellent combo with great all round traction and excellent durability. Have not tried on wet pavement or deep mud as not much of that exists herre in the...
Forum: Europe 12-29-2007, 10:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 596
Posted By camel990
aftermarket fork springs near Manchester UK

Going to be in Manchester and want to by heavier fork springs. Any gouge(info) on a good supplier?
Forum: Orange Crush 11-13-2007, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 502
Posted By camel990
Rubber backing compression nuts

The backing nut is a rubber compression style nut that gets wider as the screw is tightened kinda like a wall anchor. If you have put Loctite in the fitting it may actually be working against you...
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