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Forum: Orange Crush 10-21-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 780
Posted By squadraquota
Judging by the photo you posted i don't think...

Judging by the photo you posted i don't think there is a whole lot between them. And surely BDCW make good stuff.

But since the OP is in Denmark, the most relevant difference may be the cost of...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-21-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 780
Posted By squadraquota
Bike on center stand, the top of the peg (grip-...

Bike on center stand, the top of the peg (grip- bolt included) is 40 cm / 16" above the floor. Measured on the outside tip of the peg.

I did not think about measuring before i swapped them, so i...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 780
Posted By squadraquota
Definitely stable and excellent grip. I had the...

Definitely stable and excellent grip. I had the CJ designs peg extenders before and Rades are just as stable and grippy.

I was pleasantly surprised how much 2 cm does for comfort. Both sitting...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,194
Posted By squadraquota
I currently have 5cm Rox ritsers, but recently...

I currently have 5cm Rox ritsers, but recently mounted 2cm lower footpegs. So i am considering slightly less hi risers. Yours look very interesting. Did you get the massive ones or the drilled?
...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 780
Posted By squadraquota
Check out radegarage.com I have a set of his...

Check out radegarage.com

I have a set of his pegs on my 990, they work great. I think these pegs will also fit the 1190, check with Rade to be sure. He is an inmate btw
Forum: Ride reports 10-19-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 588
Views: 156,257
Posted By squadraquota
Maribu

Great RR guys, thanks for the wonderful write-up and pics

That spork stealing stork we call maribu. It is a scavenger, very much like vultures.

Good luck with the whole visa/passport thing....
Forum: Orange Crush 10-02-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 36,534
Posted By squadraquota
Who is 'they'? Woody's has Excel 18x3.5 for sure....

Who is 'they'? Woody's has Excel 18x3.5 for sure.

As for the tkc80, especially the front is not everybodys favorite...
I use MT21rallycross and the front is pretty decent and it wears reasonably...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-02-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By squadraquota
see this thread...

see this thread http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=833375

KTM only sells the complete set (controller plus grips), some inmates had a busted grip and ordered a new set. So, there...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-29-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,895
Posted By squadraquota
I did. I live in The Netherlands and went to one...

I did. I live in The Netherlands and went to one of their service centers. Job was done by Bas (an inmate here, particpated on one of Colebatch's Mongolia-Siberia trips).

Other then the spirngs,...
Forum: Vendors 09-26-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
Any progress on H1?

Hi Daryll,

Any news on the H1 front? Really looking out for that one. And so are a bunch of beemer people :D

Something else I'll be looking forward to is this years report from the 24h of...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-22-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,040
Posted By squadraquota
R/h grip busted

Well, i checked my grips and controller. Turns out the grip on the throttle side is bust. The resistance is infinite so something broke inside. I also cut the wires close to the grip so that i could...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-17-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,040
Posted By squadraquota
same here...

Past weekend I noticed mine are flashing as well, every time I turn the ignition key on.
It goes off when I hold the button for a few secs. Psuhing the button again will only result in flashing...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-08-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,703
Posted By squadraquota
just curious, which tyre in your experience is...

just curious, which tyre in your experience is non-affordable, but lasting and agressive?
Forum: Orange Crush 09-03-2014, 01:00 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,862
Posted By squadraquota
+1 on the split

We have the precedent, we have the proper format and it is all backed up by the numbers....

Looking forward to the mods reaction.....
Forum: Vendors 08-07-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
So that will probably be the same for a H1 bulb....

So that will probably be the same for a H1 bulb. But i can live with a separate box, so please keep on chasing them :whip
Forum: Orange Crush 08-06-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 11,590
Posted By squadraquota
E-09 on wet?

How did the E-09 do on wet tar? I find 6.000 km pretty impressive for a knobby.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-28-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,385
Posted By squadraquota
'12 990, LeoVince exhaust, Akra mapping (latest...

'12 990, LeoVince exhaust, Akra mapping (latest mapping as per sept '13)

highway and secundary roads, between 14 and 16 km/l (33 to 38 mpg)

off road (with 45 rear sprocket) that can drop to...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-28-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,027
Posted By squadraquota
So far I only had to add a something like 30 g to...

So far I only had to add a something like 30 g to the MT21. No rim lock...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-28-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,027
Posted By squadraquota
Thanks Kamanya for the detailed answer,...

Thanks Kamanya for the detailed answer, interesting to read that in your experience the Desert behave well on wet tar, some people say they are like riding in ice on wet...
I find a comparative...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-27-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,027
Posted By squadraquota
Hi Andrew, I am curious about why you prefer...

Hi Andrew,

I am curious about why you prefer the Mitas? Is it wear? How do you rate the E09 over the Desert on wet tarmac?

My experience so far is only with Pirelli MT21. I like those, but the...
Forum: Vendors 07-23-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
+1 I need H1 for my Hella hi beam reflector!...

+1

I need H1 for my Hella hi beam reflector!

And you know Daryll, that halogen yellow now looks rather pathetic compared to my fantastic pair of Cyclops long range aux leds, so I feel you have...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-02-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,490
Posted By squadraquota
I have no weave or wobble issues whatsoever. Not...

I have no weave or wobble issues whatsoever. Not with the A/T and not with the MT21.

In my experience usually suspension setup is the culprit. Start by setting the bike to the factory suggested...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-02-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By squadraquota
This happened to me twice..... ('12 990). First...

This happened to me twice..... ('12 990). First time only the speedo failed, control lights still worked. Dash was replaced under warranty. Half a year later it failed again, just like on your bike...
Forum: Ride reports 05-23-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 129,356
Posted By squadraquota
This is just too funny… poor girl…:D Thanks...

This is just too funny… poor girl…:D

Thanks guys for this great ride report, it really has it all!

Just one thing, somewhere Mishutka said that BMW attracts wonen of all ages. But of course...
Forum: Vendors 05-21-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
That is good news, looking forward to the...

That is good news, looking forward to the results. For a good product I will happily be patient (well, try to be :D) and use the halogen until then!

Now that I know you are working on it, I am...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-15-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,150
Posted By squadraquota
I was at a Guzzi Rally in Mandello years ago...

I was at a Guzzi Rally in Mandello years ago where a guy meticulously stickered all Beemers with a 'Dingen die die Welt nicht braucht' (things the world does not need) sticker....they looked...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-15-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 26,612
Posted By squadraquota
why the ban? related to his site being off line?

wonder what that would be, other than perhaps arguing his threads should have been in the vendor forum, not in OC. But hey, there are more non-pro inmates offering their stuff in OC. And moving a...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-14-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,643
Posted By squadraquota
that looks like a sweet ride.... what...

that looks like a sweet ride....

what fairing do you have on it?

Shame really KTM doesn't build a 690 Adventure anymore...

As nice as it is, it is still quite some money and effort you...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-14-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,643
Posted By squadraquota
KTM claims something like 207 kg for the R (with...

KTM claims something like 207 kg for the R (with oil/cooling liquid, no gas). Add 20 l of fuel and you would be just under 225 or so.

So, if that would be true, all your mods plus the tools...
Forum: Vendors 05-13-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
H7 - h1

Hi Daryll,

does the H7 require an inch of room behind the reflector, like the H4 does? On the pics it seems to be a bit less deep, but hard to tell....

About H1, I know you are working on that....
Forum: Vendors 04-25-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
2200? That is a slight disappointment, HID is...

2200? That is a slight disappointment, HID is something around 3000-3300, right?

I was hoping for a HID alternative for my Hi beam, but this makes me doubt if I should not opt for HID after all...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-25-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 29,446
Posted By squadraquota
Hi Jean-Ma, Just get the KTM light switch....

Hi Jean-Ma,

Just get the KTM light switch. It has 3 positions (off - P - main+P) and is plug n play. Just split the wire to your P light and connect the angel eyes to that.

I used this switch...
Forum: Vendors 04-24-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
They look like fixtures for different bases. The...

They look like fixtures for different bases. The box says H1, H3, etc.
If this is indeed so, i would be very happy since i am looking for H1 or H7 bases.
Don't care too much about the connector, i...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-24-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,489
Posted By squadraquota
I have MT21 on my 990. Cannot compare them to...

I have MT21 on my 990. Cannot compare them to tkc80 from my own experience, but my riding buddies can. They say the MT21 is better off road, especially in mud, while the tkc is better on asphalt. No...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-24-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,489
Posted By squadraquota
Did you ever have the MT21 (rallycross)? If so, i...

Did you ever have the MT21 (rallycross)? If so, i am curious as to how they compare to the Rally. I currently have MT21 and like em fine, but the rear wears a bit fast on tar.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-17-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 837
Posted By squadraquota
don't think so

there is some sort of hydraulic fluid in there, but it only serves to move the piston that controls the spring pre-load. I believe heat will not cause any functionality issues other than the risk of...
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
Early may, that sounds just fine. What about H1,...

Early may, that sounds just fine. What about H1, any chance of that?

Good luck with that night race, what is Gncc? And if you need better lights on that 300, i know just the place for that :D:D
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,786
Posted By squadraquota
Wicked Other types beside H4/7?

Hi Daryll,

Just wondering, do you expect other types to come, especially H1 or perhaps H3?

I am asking since I have plans to do a rally type screen with 2 90mm Hella reflectors on my 990 Adv....
Forum: Vendors 03-24-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 151,454
Posted By squadraquota
Aux lights on KTM990 using Skene and KTM Euro switch

I finally got to installing my led aux lights on my '12 KTM990.
Since I did not want any extra switches on my handle bar, I used the KTM light switch (often referred to as 'euro light switch') to...
Forum: Vendors 02-20-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 151,454
Posted By squadraquota
arrival

Hi Darryl,

my pair of 'Seahawks' arrived today, all the way to the Low Countries. Yeah! :clap

They really look and feel nice, solid build and top notch finish. :thumb

Over the next two weeks...
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