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Forum: Canada 06-10-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,363
Posted By Fundy Rider
It can go from one to the other as far as temps...

It can go from one to the other as far as temps go. Yes it can get hot. Especially if you do some interior riding like Red Indian lake but generally cooler. A good short cut for you on your way back...
Forum: Canada 06-08-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,363
Posted By Fundy Rider
If by chance you need a late night camp just for...

If by chance you need a late night camp just for the ferry in the morning. You can pitch a tent a the P.A. Basque Tourist info. centre, and if you can from P.A.B. take the time for Rose Blanche...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-22-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,416
Posted By Fundy Rider
Something not mentioned but I'd put on some new...

Something not mentioned but I'd put on some new oil and coolant lines amongst other stuff that has been mentioned.
Forum: Canada 05-21-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 351
Views: 24,740
Posted By Fundy Rider
Just a quick good luck to all heading out to the...

Just a quick good luck to all heading out to the Roaming Rally this year and for those scrambling to get your bikes ready. Keep the faith. YOU CAN DO IT!!!
Forum: Canada 04-07-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 629
Views: 45,581
Posted By Fundy Rider
That sounds good! Maybe before black fly season?...

That sounds good! Maybe before black fly season? IF we don't end up with a big crew I'd like to keep the maps and gps out of it and just explore some of the area. Well maybe gps to get back.
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Forum: Canada 04-06-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 629
Views: 45,581
Posted By Fundy Rider
Shoein If I can swing it. You'd be the perfect...

Shoein If I can swing it. You'd be the perfect riding partner on similar bikes for a great rip and trip. You thinking solo or will the boss be going?

A lot up in the air with me this year so...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-05-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,309
Posted By Fundy Rider
I would suggest 1.5 with the 45 but these bikes...

I would suggest 1.5 with the 45 but these bikes are funny. Two identical year 950's will have two different settings as litre twin bikes are very touchy to tune not just our orange bikes. Vent...
Forum: Canada 04-05-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 629
Views: 45,581
Posted By Fundy Rider
Eh Fastredbike we'll be getting out for sure. ...

Eh Fastredbike we'll be getting out for sure. Thinking of some of the places Kelsow posted in his Nova Scotia Thread.

Going to try to make the Horizon's event but right now I can't commit as my...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-04-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,309
Posted By Fundy Rider
Have an 05.5 950adv. Run dual akra's and stock...

Have an 05.5 950adv. Run dual akra's and stock air filter.

I took the 45 idle jet out along with changing my mains to 160/165 with stock needle at third clip.

Bought the bike with a factory...
Forum: Canada 04-03-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 629
Views: 45,581
Posted By Fundy Rider
Helped to Organize a Maritime Rally a few years...

Helped to Organize a Maritime Rally a few years back. The idea was to meet and greet but more so to establish a network amongst us Maritimers.

It was a lot of work. Had two roaming rides meet...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-30-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,922
Posted By Fundy Rider
Michelin Starcross HP4

Have a 950 and run the Michelin Starcross Hp4. Slightly bigger at 90/100/21 but a nice stiff carcass that does well in the dirt and good mileage.

Ran a few others and this is the tire for big...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-28-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,144
Posted By Fundy Rider
I have a 05.5 950 and raised my fender with some...

I have a 05.5 950 and raised my fender with some simple aluminum spacers where the fender is attached. I measured clearance on the fender to contact area on full compression and ended up using a...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-23-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,364
Posted By Fundy Rider
I had a similar issue last year and let's say I...

I had a similar issue last year and let's say I lost a lot of hair trying to figure it out.

I too went back to the 42 and put back in the factory(ktm) needle set on the third clip. That factory...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-23-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,216
Posted By Fundy Rider
You could always cut a slot with a small zip...

You could always cut a slot with a small zip wheel or hand saw with some patience. After slot is cut just use a big regular slotted screwdriver.
Forum: Canada 03-23-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 781
Posted By Fundy Rider
If you decide on the Delta tell them you are a...

If you decide on the Delta tell them you are a government employee. You'll get a reduced rate. Last time I stayed there it was 99$ as I worked for Revenue Canada LOL. Don't know If they give the...
Forum: Canada 03-12-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,528
Posted By Fundy Rider
Will the event be solely a motorcycle driven...

Will the event be solely a motorcycle driven event or will there be vendors and presenters from all aspects of Expedition type of travel?
Forum: Orange Crush 03-08-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 447
Posted By Fundy Rider
Michelin Starcross HP4

Michelin Starcross HP4 has been the best front tire hands down on the big Katoom. Stiff sidewall and can be aired down with no worries and great traction offroad and wears extremely well on the slab....
Forum: Canada 03-04-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,045
Posted By Fundy Rider
Pete's seem to have the cheapest price on the...

Pete's seem to have the cheapest price on the d908rr whether stateside or in Canada. A mile from the border and haven't bought a tire in Canada a few years now.

I would think with the dollar...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-25-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,492
Posted By Fundy Rider
Good luck

Good luck
Forum: Orange Crush 08-25-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,492
Posted By Fundy Rider
Once while cleaning my clutch jet the ball...

Once while cleaning my clutch jet the ball bearing fell out and I just put it back in and all was good. IF there is no ball bearing in there are you still getting good clutch action or does it feel...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-25-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,492
Posted By Fundy Rider
Last time cleaning the clutch jet my ball bearing...

Last time cleaning the clutch jet my ball bearing fell out of the Oberon Unit and I just put it back in and all was good. I do believe the unit is sealed but I also think if it isn't mounted...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-25-2013, 04:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,492
Posted By Fundy Rider
Looks like the ball bearing is in there just not...

Looks like the ball bearing is in there just not very visible with the grease around the ball. Maybe the shop never cleaned the mounting areas on the bike and the plastic spacer and it isn't getting...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-24-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,014
Posted By Fundy Rider
Reliablity then comfort then personalize with your Riding style.

I'd first deal with some of the know issues to keep you from walking home and taking all the fun of riding the big KTM.

Sidestand relocator first and foremost as engine cases are expensive.
...
Forum: Vendors 08-23-2013, 04:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,699
Posted By Fundy Rider
Where are you located?

Where are you located?
Forum: Canada 08-20-2013, 04:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 786
Posted By Fundy Rider
A few days too late. Have a friend who drives...

A few days too late. Have a friend who drives his own rig and was there last week. Will keep you in mind if he ends up on the East Coast again if your not in an immediate rush.
Forum: Canada 08-20-2013, 03:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,311
Posted By Fundy Rider
Was up there in Mid Sept. and it was hot and warm...

Was up there in Mid Sept. and it was hot and warm all week but I was lucky. You should be good as far as snow goes just have some warm gear with you and if your sleeping out at night it could get...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-14-2013, 05:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,046
Posted By Fundy Rider
Jerry just so you know I had a look at the map...

Jerry just so you know I had a look at the map and you pushed the bike over 8kms. About five on a railbed but the rest was a little tougher with washouts to deal with.

All of this with a couple...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-13-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,046
Posted By Fundy Rider
rekluse owners

A friend of Shoein and was with him the day it happened. His first trip in the woods with the orange beast. It kinda hit home how theses bikes are for him. They are wonderful machines but we all...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-11-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fundy Rider
Well out yesterday for a ride with some road and...

Well out yesterday for a ride with some road and trails but stuck to mostly two track since we were flooded in town last week.

The bike ran great and managed to get up to 215km and just threw in...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-11-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,127
Posted By Fundy Rider
There are a few different starcross versions and...

There are a few different starcross versions and not sure which one your running. Michelin starcross HP4 is a great tire everywhere for a knobby that excels in the dirt for the big bike.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-09-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fundy Rider
No I have only been able to get out for a few 15...

No I have only been able to get out for a few 15 to 20km spurts. Have had company but are leaving Tomorrow and have a ride planned with a few mates. Going to be a mix of everything but will post...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-09-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,940
Posted By Fundy Rider
Don't care what started it but now all I see is...

Don't care what started it but now all I see is red and it turns me off big time. Please for us interested in getting a little more out of our bikes just state facts about improvements with claims...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-07-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,127
Posted By Fundy Rider
I tried the Michelin starcross HP4 before a trip...

I tried the Michelin starcross HP4 before a trip last year and expected to eat it up quite quickly. Read a few threads on the tire and was praised for its longevity, stiff sidewall and it's bigger...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-07-2013, 05:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fundy Rider
I believe the factory set both screws the same. I...

I believe the factory set both screws the same. I have come across some that were set different but seems that most are the same. I did end up with 1.5 on both and if someone were to set the screws...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-06-2013, 03:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fundy Rider
I am not sure what your asking but will give it a...

I am not sure what your asking but will give it a try. If it is the flexjets you are talking about I don't have them
Think of them as just a permanently attached flexible screwdriver that once put...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-05-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fundy Rider
Things I've learned after jetting my 950 (I think)

First off I am no guru when it comes to tuning these bikes or any bike for that matter. I just thought I would post what I struggled with and what I have learned to help the next guy from going crazy...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-29-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 13,755
Posted By Fundy Rider
I think adventure touring is all about...

I think adventure touring is all about compromise. What are you willing to give up for what you want and how your going to ride and where.

Another thought is with the 950/990 as your skill...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-26-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,561
Posted By Fundy Rider
Too funny! Only from the inside

I just about keeled over laughing when I seen this thread and who it was from. Not that I enjoy to see someone go through this again but I have been tuning as of late and let's say I don't have much...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-26-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 447
Posted By Fundy Rider
Thanks

I have read countless times that they are an Air Idle mixture screw and a few times been told the other way. Even the Ktm manual calls it an Air Idle Mixture screw.

It never made sense the way...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-26-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 447
Posted By Fundy Rider
Idle jets and IMS settings

Been having an idle issue as of late. Hung up and then will drop. Into the carbs at this moment and been reading a fair bit about jetting and issues.

One thing that just doesn't make sense to me...
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