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Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By Wanted
Thanks for reply, I ended up buying the tubes in...

Thanks for reply, I ended up buying the tubes in my original post as nobody replied. I bought from Rocky Mountain ATV/MC but it said these tubes would fit the KTM 690 Enduro tires... so now I'm even...
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,639
Posted By Wanted
hahahhaha dude! classic

hahahhaha dude! classic
Forum: Equipment 09-08-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Wanted
Hey I have a question about this intercom as...

Hey I have a question about this intercom as well; What is the deal with playing music and maintaining comms with your buddy? Can you set it to push-to-talk or that the music volume just drops while...
Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2014, 02:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By Wanted
KTM 690 E Tire size help

Hey, I'm not very good with tire sizes etc however I have;

Front
TKC-80 90/90 -21

Rear
TKC 80 140/80 -18

I've only just had my first flat and it's time to purchase some tubes, will these...
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,231
Posted By Wanted
Sweet man, there is a little part of me wondering...

Sweet man, there is a little part of me wondering if I should have gone for the motion pro but I did end up buying a set of Ballards, they came in today. Haven't had a chance to try them yet. Will...
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By Wanted
Yeah Cheers, I can officially say that the...

Yeah Cheers,

I can officially say that the tail tidy from Ebay sucks for the enduro and would be more suited to SMC, I ended up taking the indicators from the tail tidy and drilling holes in the...
Forum: EMEA 09-05-2014, 02:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,668
Posted By Wanted
Thanks a lot for all the replies, I'll definitely...

Thanks a lot for all the replies, I'll definitely look up that Trans-Labrador Hwy thread, sounds awesome!
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,639
Posted By Wanted
Yeah Dirty Sanchez has it down, Well it's...

Yeah Dirty Sanchez has it down,

Well it's almost been a year with these pegs, and I never did get around to bringing them back into the correct position, they're only very slightly forward and...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By Wanted
KTM 690 Enduro tail tidy with RR luggage racks?

Has anybody installed a 690 tail tidy with Rally Raid luggage racks?

I installed one I picked up on Ebay;
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,538
Posted By Wanted
Great report man it really is, very interesting...

Great report man it really is, very interesting to read! I'm kind of intrigued as to why the 700 got a a carby conversion, I would have thought the FI would be a lot more efficient and reliable! I...
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 3,792
Views: 1,743,568
Posted By Wanted
People do it all the time on bigger and smaller...

People do it all the time on bigger and smaller bikes, commonly used by over 1000 people every year by 4x4 and moto, I just wanted to know the 690's (specifically) fuel consumption rates, cheers
Forum: Ride reports 08-26-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3,792
Views: 1,743,568
Posted By Wanted
Yeah I think the minimum distance to an organised...

Yeah I think the minimum distance to an organised fuel drop is about 700km, if the 690 can do that through the desert with between 50-60L then should be right
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,603
Posted By Wanted
Hey mate, could you tell me how the 690's fuel...

Hey mate, could you tell me how the 690's fuel consumption is going and how much total fuel capacity it has?

Where are you guys filling up? So far all I've heard of between Wiluna and Halls Creek...
Forum: Ride reports 08-26-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,538
Posted By Wanted
This is exactly the thread I'm looking for!! So...

This is exactly the thread I'm looking for!! So stoked to hear you did this, but I may need you to hook me up with some information!

I am planning on doing this route next year on a KTM 690 Enduro...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3,792
Views: 1,743,568
Posted By Wanted
Got a question Noah, how was the fuel consumption...

Got a question Noah, how was the fuel consumption on the 690 while crossing the Simpson? Do you have any rough miles per gallon / km per litre guesstimates? (Or any other 690 off-roaders)?

The...
Forum: Australia 08-23-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,603
Posted By Wanted
IN!!!! Can't wait to read the full RR, was...

IN!!!!

Can't wait to read the full RR, was looking for some long distance riding routes in WA / NT tonight and stumbled across the CSR, not long after found this thread and you guys are on it...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,805
Posted By Wanted
Hey mate, I stumbled across this thread...

Hey mate,

I stumbled across this thread looking for routes in Western Australia, maybe you can give me a hand?

How long did this trip take you?
Do you have GPS tracks of the route you took? ...
Forum: Equipment 08-16-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,785
Posted By Wanted
I have the 2014 Alpinestar Toucan boots, I can...

I have the 2014 Alpinestar Toucan boots, I can honestly say I have never worn a more comfortable boot yet. I had the Sidi Crossfire 2 boots which would serve the more hardcore adventurous rider...
Forum: Europe 08-13-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 726
Posted By Wanted
Hey dude cheers for reply, I am from New Zealand...

Hey dude cheers for reply, I am from New Zealand where it is fairly common to get snow the further south you go, although not as cold as northern Scandinavia I would suspect, the worst I ever dealt...
Forum: Europe 08-12-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 271
Posted By Wanted
Temporary Import Germany - Drivers license?

This may sound like a ridiculous question and it is a long story but essentially, I am shipping a motorbike to Germany in January. I have a green card and all relevant registration documents etc. Do...
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By Wanted
GPS tracking device recommendations for anti-theft

Does anybody know of a GPS tracking device used for theft that does not have a monthly subscription. Looking for something with a one-off payment that can be tracked via Google maps.
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,073
Posted By Wanted
Bump on this thread, I can't get insurance...

Bump on this thread,

I can't get insurance on my motorbike (for reason's I'd rather not discuss), so for long distance travel I am going to go with the Scorpio combo, Disc lock (possibly two), and...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-11-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 24,086
Posted By Wanted
Personally I went ahead and bought one anyway,...

Personally I went ahead and bought one anyway, it's a crowd-funding campaign and people have to accept that they gave their money knowing full well that it could have flopped and/or been delayed,...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-11-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 24,086
Posted By Wanted
The latest from Earl two days ago is as follows; ...

The latest from Earl two days ago is as follows;

August 10th, 2014 ABC, August: Begin certification! This time last year, I was certain I would be spending my summer on the trail with both...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,231
Posted By Wanted
Thanks dude, why didn't I think of that before?...

Thanks dude, why didn't I think of that before? I've read his thread start to finish but completely forgot he posted his list of tools. That should be more than enough to work off. Thanks man! &...
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,231
Posted By Wanted
KTM 690 Enduro R tool kit - what is in yours?

Hey,

I am looking at upgrading from the stock tool kit on a '13 KTM 690 Enduro R. Just wondering if anyone has done the same, and if so what have they changed / added? I don't really know my bike...
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 45,853
Posted By Wanted
Serious question, how tall are you.. and how do...

Serious question, how tall are you.. and how do you touch the ground? I am 6"1 and legit think any higher and I would not be able to put a foot down at the lights. I would love to go higher though...
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 45,853
Posted By Wanted
Hey mate, is this to say the seat from KTM Basel...

Hey mate, is this to say the seat from KTM Basel is not quite so comfortable? for long distance riding would it be worth shelling out extra for the Renazco, or will the Basel one do the trick? Is the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-06-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 135,711
Posted By Wanted
Just on this, an HJC CL-17 snow helmet with...

Just on this, an HJC CL-17 snow helmet with electric shield would do the trick? Or do you need a pin-lock lens added to it? Or can you go non-electric shield with a pin-lock lens? I watched a video...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-05-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 135,711
Posted By Wanted
Thanks dude, taken into consideration.. Might...

Thanks dude, taken into consideration.. Might just shell out for one of those BRP BV2S.. expensive as hell for only a couple of months in the snow but as long as it is comfortable and keeps me safe...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-05-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 135,711
Posted By Wanted
Bump Finally finished reading this entire...

Bump

Finally finished reading this entire thread. Heading into winter conditions in Scandinavia in January, studded TKC80's have been suggested for dry/wet pavement and moderate ice/snow (before...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-05-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 24,086
Posted By Wanted
Dude, haven't actually read up much on Earl in...

Dude, haven't actually read up much on Earl in ages but do you know what the deal is with the exterior shell? When I first saw it to crowd fund it was a nice looking black/white or grey design as...
Forum: Equipment 08-04-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Wanted
Helmet for extreme winter conditions

Hey,

Am looking for information on arctic riding in regards to helmet. Has anyone ridden with just a MX helmet? I have a Klim F4 snowmobile helmet (comes with clip in nose/cheek cover. Would this...
Forum: Equipment 08-04-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 934
Posted By Wanted
This thread is old but has been going for years,...

This thread is old but has been going for years, has almost all information you could possibly want on winter riding

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=53519&page=1

I've also heard...
Forum: Equipment 08-04-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,405
Posted By Wanted
Bump old thread Can long distance riding...

Bump old thread

Can long distance riding into arctic conditions be done with Klim F4 helmet, Motocross goggles, nose/cheek shield and Klim arctic balaclava? or far too cold? (arctic circle in...
Forum: Europe 08-02-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 726
Posted By Wanted
Scandinavian winter advice please

Hi,

I am looking for information on the snow/ice conditions of Sweden, Norway and Finland throughout February. I will be riding a KTM 690 Enduro R up through to the top of Norway (via Sweden) and...
Forum: Equipment 08-01-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,742
Posted By Wanted
Bump on very old thread Are tire chains...

Bump on very old thread

Are tire chains useful in patchy conditions? i.e You're heading toward a colder area, and the environment shifts into more icy conditions but still paved or gravel roads? I...
Forum: EMEA 08-01-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,668
Posted By Wanted
Hey Oldbear, thanks again. Are those MITAS tyres...

Hey Oldbear, thanks again. Are those MITAS tyres tubes or tubeless? any ideas? /does it even matter
Forum: EMEA 07-30-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,668
Posted By Wanted
Sweet, hopefully the colder climate oil is easily...

Sweet, hopefully the colder climate oil is easily accessible up in Northern Europe than it is here in Australia, will try pick some up then. By the way Oldbear, what are those on your handle bars,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 45,853
Posted By Wanted
Call me naive, I just thought if you're paying...

Call me naive, I just thought if you're paying 6000 Swiss Franc for a kit then it would likely have included installment, and those who chose to ship it overseas would have installed at their own...
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