ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: JBird
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 610
Views: 108,372
Posted By JBird
Will do - thanks for the heads up. Easy enough...

Will do - thanks for the heads up. Easy enough to do.
Forum: Vendors 09-10-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,915
Posted By JBird
Thanks Bumot!

Just received my Bumot top boxes and quick release plate for the 1190R.

I can't express how nice this luggage is along with the plate and release system.

I purchased both size top boxes - one...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-10-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 610
Views: 108,372
Posted By JBird
Bumot Top Boxes +1

Just received my Bumot top boxes and quick release plate for the 1190R.

I can't express how nice this luggage is along with the plate and release system.

I purchased both size top boxes -...
Forum: Vendors 09-09-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1,357
Views: 166,184
Posted By JBird
Ordered! Thanks!

Ordered! Thanks!
Forum: Orange Crush 09-09-2014, 02:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By JBird
45 will fit too

45 will fit too
Forum: Racing 09-09-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 3,802
Views: 351,042
Posted By JBird
How does Dorna make the decision ?

How does Dorna make the decision ?
Forum: Orange Crush 09-06-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3,800
Views: 504,445
Posted By JBird
I'm running the Rocky Mountain with a set of the...

I'm running the Rocky Mountain with a set of the SW Motech Quick Release racks - I just leave the bags secured to the racks and pull everything off together - makes it quick and easy and looks good...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-04-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 20,485
Posted By JBird
+1. 21 front manual suspension. I do wonder...

+1. 21 front manual suspension. I do wonder whose wheels those are. Look like Yamaha style tubeless.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-02-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,137
Posted By JBird
I've thought that would be a great idea. Or...

I've thought that would be a great idea. Or maybe some of the Baker Air Wings that are adjustable. I've got those on the Goldwing and it allows me to bring in cold air or block it out in the...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-01-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,679
Posted By JBird
The 1st thing you need is a search engine! ...

The 1st thing you need is a search engine!

Do we really need to try to cover every other 1190 thread again in this one??
Forum: Orange Crush 08-28-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
+1 Ordered my 1st one direct from Australia...

+1

Ordered my 1st one direct from Australia - way faster and cheaper from PowerCell - thanks Ken!
Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 49,284
Posted By JBird
Wings has been making carbon fiber exhaust end...

Wings has been making carbon fiber exhaust end caps for years - I would trust they know what they are doing. Sure looks like it anyway!
Forum: Orange Crush 07-25-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,800
Views: 504,445
Posted By JBird
Yes. I used a couple big stainless washers to...

Yes. I used a couple big stainless washers to center the Powerlet since the cigarette style is larger. After I did this I saw somewhere on here where an inmate was making delron washers that match...
Forum: Racing 07-16-2014, 02:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 919
Posted By JBird
+1

+1
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
Are there any examples of Uni Filter equipped...

Are there any examples of Uni Filter equipped bikes with issues?

Powercell sells them and they are cheaper than the paper OEM. Seems like a proven solution to a known issue = no brainer.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
I think KAG is not running the UNI and doesn't...

I think KAG is not running the UNI and doesn't want to because of perceived restrictions.

Is this correct??
Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
One of mine was stripped from the factory too. ...

One of mine was stripped from the factory too. I'm hoping Rottweiler comes with something pretty quickly.

I was wondering about putting some type of soft epoxy in the holes for the screws to...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
+1 ??

+1

??
Forum: Orange Crush 06-25-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,168
Posted By JBird
This one sounds nice ...

This one sounds nice

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=988674
Forum: Vendors 06-16-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By JBird
Aerostich

Aerostich
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3,800
Views: 504,445
Posted By JBird
That wasn't me that changed both. I kept the...

That wasn't me that changed both. I kept the stock front 17, went to a 44 rear and then went to a 45 rear.

I wanted to keep the front stock, I was afraid going down would accelerate the...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 49,284
Posted By JBird
Is that the Remus with no Cat? Did you remap?...

Is that the Remus with no Cat? Did you remap? Looks great! Love the light, may have these mods to my list.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 3,800
Views: 504,445
Posted By JBird
Yes - fits easily. The hardest part is the...

Yes - fits easily. The hardest part is the tight clearance of the wheel/carrier inside the swingarm - this has nothing to do with the 45 tooth sprocket but the clearance designed in by KTM -...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-07-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
+1

+1
Forum: Orange Crush 06-06-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
PM Sent

PM Sent
Forum: Racing 06-06-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,210
Posted By JBird
Congratulations! That was a great race and a...

Congratulations! That was a great race and a great effort. Nice to hear the riders comments about the bikes - they loved racing them!

Coverage of the TT on Velocity network has been great!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-06-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
Looking at those Dyno graphs the power loss...

Looking at those Dyno graphs the power loss really shows up at the high end of the RPM range - exactly where you would expect it.

I wonder if this power loss is magnified by the fact that the...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-23-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,765
Posted By JBird
Yes!

Yes!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-17-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 49,284
Posted By JBird
Matt or Gloss?

On the right side the gloss of the heat shield on the pipe and the seat cooler look really nice together!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 49,284
Posted By JBird
The Wings system comes with a insulation blanket...

The Wings system comes with a insulation blanket that goes right over the computer under the seat, runs up the back of the tank and drapes down the sides a little. This blanket alone should help a...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 49,284
Posted By JBird
I did not install mine last night. They are...

I did not install mine last night. They are going to rest against that beautiful orange frame in a few places so I wanted to get some protection. The edges of the coolers are turned in toward the...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3,800
Views: 504,445
Posted By JBird
Just go get 4 friends and lift it up and put the...

Just go get 4 friends and lift it up and put the center stand down. You can find a few people to help - you live in an apartment complex. Or get the guys at the motorcycle shop to come over -...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-12-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 49,284
Posted By JBird
Got mine in today. Will install them tonight...

Got mine in today. Will install them tonight and ride to work on a hot day tomorrow.

Must say - the fit and finish is 1st rate - exactly what I would expect from Wings. The quality is...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-11-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 854
Posted By JBird
I don't think you gave the 1190R a fair shot - no...

I don't think you gave the 1190R a fair shot - no way it will compare while running stock gearing and tires to a 990 with lower gearing and knobbies and the light weight Akros!

Put the slicks...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 99,559
Posted By JBird
Same exact thing with mine. I'm not giving it...

Same exact thing with mine. I'm not giving it back though!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,966
Posted By JBird
I believe they have moved to California. ...

I believe they have moved to California. Combined with the old Husky headquarters out there.

"R" owners have a legitimate complaint over the one year warranty. The warranty difference wasn't...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By JBird
That is one of the reasons I always ride with...

That is one of the reasons I always ride with earplugs!:lol3

Honestly - they are noisy engines, and depending what other bikes you are used to they are really noisy. It is impossible to diagnose...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By JBird
Sounds like a formula for trouble!!!!

Sounds like a formula for trouble!!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 49,284
Posted By JBird
I bit the bullet and ordered a set in high gloss....

I bit the bullet and ordered a set in high gloss. I was told they will fit the R with crash bars.

It was 93 degrees yesterday.

I'll report back after the install.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 42,995
Posted By JBird
Where does the 85 octane choice come up? I...

Where does the 85 octane choice come up? I haven't seen it with the dongle connected.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 07:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014