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Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2013, 07:44 PM
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Posted By djb_rh
Some pics of this past weekend: ...

Some pics of this past weekend:

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/07/23/qebydane.jpg

To catch up on shock talk, I'm slack and never got anything done to my stock shock. I still may. For now I...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2013, 07:14 AM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
I don't ride my G650X enough to justify owning a...

I don't ride my G650X enough to justify owning a motorcycle as it is, but yet I keep it. So having another motorcycle would be even more stupid. Yet when I see pictures like the one above I have...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2013, 01:34 PM
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Posted By djb_rh
Yeah, I found it. I paid $360 for it shipped...

Yeah, I found it. I paid $360 for it shipped (ouch). Posting it in the flea market now...


--Donnie
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9,221
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Posted By djb_rh
So guys, I'm gonna list this thing for sale: ...

So guys, I'm gonna list this thing for sale:

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8532/8675938233_3e208cd5bd_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/32643830@N04/8675938233/)
Untitled...
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9,221
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Posted By djb_rh
I got mine for $100 not a few months ago. That...

I got mine for $100 not a few months ago. That even included shipping. It was on the flea market and I think someone saw it and posted in this thread, which is how I found it.

But it's all...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2013, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
I have some sort of disorder. I saw that and...

I have some sort of disorder. I saw that and thought "man, I should buy that and do all sorts of cool mods to it."


--Donnie
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Yeah, I think the spacer route on the current...

Yeah, I think the spacer route on the current kickstand is the way to go instead of the XChall one. Shouldn't be a big deal to modify the TT platform I added to the bottom of the stand already.

I...
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
I have one. I don't like it. It's pretty...

I have one. I don't like it. It's pretty annoying to try to use, and I also just wouldn't always have it with me every time I want the bike on a center stand.

On a related note, does the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Okay, just installed the HB center stand. It...

Okay, just installed the HB center stand. It would be simple, but whatever crash bars I have interfered with the brackets. Some creative cutting of the crash bar ends made both play nice, but then...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2013, 12:48 PM
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Posted By djb_rh
Good idea, especially since I have the weight of...

Good idea, especially since I have the weight of four of those little round reflectors and now this LED bar on the BOTTOM lip of that fender. I wondered how much it moved around. Definitely seems...
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9,221
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Posted By djb_rh
Doing the wiring mods right now and you guys have...

Doing the wiring mods right now and you guys have talked me into the center stand. *sigh*

I've added the Eastern Beaver 3 fuse panel. One for my heated gear and a cigarette plug just in case. I...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
I think only the 09's were steel, but I could be...

I think only the 09's were steel, but I could be wrong.

Funny, or dumb, story: When I got the bike I ordered a TT rack kit and some bad-ass hard bags. When the kit showed up, there was a subframe...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 9,221
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Posted By djb_rh
So what happens when both are filled and the...

So what happens when both are filled and the factory cap "leaks"? I assume spill? Or just no siphon from the aux tank?

And I was just having a brain fart on what "TT" meant in your earlier post. ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Got a link to the expensive cap? I remember...

Got a link to the expensive cap? I remember seeing something about it, but I'm not finding it easy now. *sigh* That's the problem with these mega-threads and searching for things like "gas cap."...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Okay, here's more detail: ...

Okay, here's more detail:

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8091/8424749661_7cfa62738d.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/32643830@N04/8424749661/)

As you can see above, the pannier rack is now part...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Snooker, maybe this will tide you over until I...

Snooker, maybe this will tide you over until I get those other pics you requested...it's from before the retrofit, but you get the idea:
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Thanks. I do have to say, though, that I owe...

Thanks.

I do have to say, though, that I owe nearly all of it to this thread. Most of the mods were downright copied by what others have already done. My only original contribution to this one...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Okay, here we go. Still a few more electrical...

Okay, here we go. Still a few more electrical farkles to add, but the heavy lifting is done.

As folks might recall, my 2x2 bicycle rack sheered off two bolts (of the four) that the tail rack I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
I'm still here. Being all slow at getting my...

I'm still here. Being all slow at getting my rack fabbed and have the bike so far apart doing it that I can't ride it. *sigh* Now it's getting all cold and stuff. But the rack should be done soon...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9,221
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Posted By djb_rh
Another dumb question: You got the weight off of...

Another dumb question: You got the weight off of it? Or do you have the rear completely in the air and have weight *on* it?


--Donnie
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Can you get an impact gun to the nut? I'm not...

Can you get an impact gun to the nut? I'm not near my bike and not familiar with the bolt in question (yet), so I apologize if this is a distinct no.

I hate impact guns for putting things *on*,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2012, 08:58 PM
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Posted By djb_rh
Sweet, thanks. I'm 6'2", so raising the bike up...

Sweet, thanks. I'm 6'2", so raising the bike up a bit is going to be a nice change, actually.


--Donnie
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Alright, I've been digging, but I can't find what...

Alright, I've been digging, but I can't find what I'm after again. Is the XChal air shock a bolt-on swap with the Xco shock? Or is there some modification that has to be done? 2009, for reference....
Forum: Equipment 08-29-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By djb_rh
That looks to be the missing link. Thanks! ...

That looks to be the missing link. Thanks!


--Donnie
Forum: Equipment 08-29-2012, 03:12 PM
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Views: 745
Posted By djb_rh
Hepco-Becker rack, Gobi cases, and how to latch?

Okay, maybe I'm dumb, but I think I'm missing some parts.

I put a brand new H-B pannier rack setup on my BMW G650X. Seems awesome. Was going to go with just soft bags to start, but then ran...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2012, 05:06 AM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
We have nitrogen bottles around the shop, so...

We have nitrogen bottles around the shop, so getting a few hundred PSI is no problem. But for trail use, would a mountain bike shock pump work? They go to 200psi, too, though in tiny little bursts....
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Hahahaha. So it's mine. Paid for and just...

Hahahaha.

So it's mine. Paid for and just gotta wait for it to get here.

So, my thread searching ain't working so hot. Is there any setup guide to getting the pressure right on this thing? I...
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2012, 07:29 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
On it like a bonnet in quakerville. ...

On it like a bonnet in quakerville.


--Donnie
Forum: Vendors 08-27-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 37,577
Posted By djb_rh
So I bought a 2009 BMW G650X last year from...

So I bought a 2009 BMW G650X last year from another inmate who had pre-farkled it a little bit, including HDB handguards. It's a yellow bike with a lot of black on it, but it came with the white...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2012, 07:09 PM
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Posted By djb_rh
So when I bought my bike it came with HDB...

So when I bought my bike it came with HDB handguards already installed. The white shields were on it and the black ones were in a pile of stuff that also came with it. Always wondered why the dude...
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 9,221
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Posted By djb_rh
I'm in the same boat. H-B rack is on and I'm...

I'm in the same boat. H-B rack is on and I'm REALLY happy with how solid it is. But my top box rack is also the 2x2 Cycles bike rack, so I've got to do some fab work to mount it. I'm going to trim...
Forum: Thumpers 08-23-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9,221
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Posted By djb_rh
I have a top box on mine big enough for one...

I have a top box on mine big enough for one helmet as well as a 2x2Cycles bicycle rack. Handles that just fine. I'm adding an H-B pannier rack, too. And an Xtank fuel tank (showed up today, nice...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
All sounds good to me! That said, my Xtank...

All sounds good to me!

That said, my Xtank is going on my 2009 which does have a steel subframe. Everyone seems to forget that when making products...I guess because there are a lot more aluminum...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
To be clear, I'm not pissed. It's not the kind...

To be clear, I'm not pissed. It's not the kind of thing I'd go running to the mods about or anything like that. It's just a humble request from those of us who know full well what can happen but...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Yeah, inline injury pics aren't cool. Links next...

Yeah, inline injury pics aren't cool. Links next time instead, pretty please?

Okay, decided to just order the H-B rack and pannier mounts and the same Ortlieb bags that Drone used in his build...
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Okay, I'm still going backwards skimming this...

Okay, I'm still going backwards skimming this thread. Stumbled upon the idea of the customized Corbin, and I've ordered one of those. The stock seat isn't TOO bad for me, but I've had Corbin's...
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Okay, I'm fixing to look dumb (hey, it happens),...

Okay, I'm fixing to look dumb (hey, it happens), but what's that BMW-logoed tube under the rack opposite the muffler?

EDIT: Grr, nevermind. "Tool tube." Makes sense.


--Donnie
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Thanks, guys. Just curious on the H-B rack...how...

Thanks, guys. Just curious on the H-B rack...how many attachment points does it have? I can't find any detailed enough pics to see. Love the thought of a set of hard and soft bags, too. And...
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 9,221
Views: 1,380,790
Posted By djb_rh
Okay, this huge thread is killing me. I've...

Okay, this huge thread is killing me.

I've got a 2009 G650X Country. Not sure which tail rack it has (bought the bike gently used with a few farkles already on it), but I installed a 2x2Cycles...
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 603
Posted By djb_rh
If I had been at home with a good selection of...

If I had been at home with a good selection of good drill bits as well as a good tap and die set, that might have been an option. But here? Not as much. Besides, I would have needed to enlarge the...
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