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Forum: Orange Crush 08-20-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,406
Posted By Stinkerbelle
I don't think he means 400 miles on a tankful, I...

I don't think he means 400 miles on a tankful, I think he means on a trip of 400 miles, he got 43mpg - that's how I read it.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,406
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Just checked the manual - Yes 23 litres... which...

Just checked the manual - Yes 23 litres... which has got me a bit more worried than I was; I had it in mind it was 26!:huh

I knew someone would ask that... For everyone other than Stuart (who...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,406
Posted By Stinkerbelle
mpg/l/km/110l

As you Americans often quote... YMMV!

I have got about 1300 miles on my 2014 standard and filled up with 19 - 21 litre at anywhere between 198 and 237 miles (19 litre = 4.2 Imp gal = 5 US gal, 21l...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-13-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 96,161
Posted By Stinkerbelle
The second link you post appears to be for the...

The second link you post appears to be for the 2014 690 SMR whereas the first link lists for the 1190 ADV both std and R to hang TT/KTM ally boxes or H&B ally, plastic or Gobi boxes on (just to add...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-12-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 570
Views: 96,161
Posted By Stinkerbelle
There was one area that touched so I protected it...

There was one area that touched so I protected it with a piece of that bobbly grip mat stuff - no marks
Forum: Orange Crush 08-03-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 96,161
Posted By Stinkerbelle
H&B carriers

Today was spent fitting the H&B Lock-it symetrical racks to my 2014 standard. Not without issues, but they seem a good product with a few issues for me. See the (better) German site here: ...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Where is the green wire from? The spade on it is...

Where is the green wire from? The spade on it is one you put on I'm guessing? Is it the control for the relay? You have the Acc 1 10amp supply unswitched, the Acc 2 2 amp supply ingnition linked (so...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 96,161
Posted By Stinkerbelle
The Ortlieb version of the same roll top type...

The Ortlieb version of the same roll top type soft pannier above has opposite 'male & female' hook & loop straps (not Velcro but same principle) over the seat that allows adjustment and routing...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-29-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Try removing the battery for a few minutes (the...

Try removing the battery for a few minutes (the classic turn off turn on reboot) to clear the error. Don't laugh - the Air Force do this on C17s & newer C130s!

The relay may need a resistor to...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-29-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,171
Posted By Stinkerbelle
OK, 220 miles done today on blacktop with the...

OK, 220 miles done today on blacktop with the Bitch-in-box fitted on the KTM mount. Mostly good roads, mostly at about the legal limit officer (70mph or 113mph). The mount holds it steady enough to...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-28-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,171
Posted By Stinkerbelle
KTM mount

I fitted the KTM mount pictured above over the weekend (whilst suffering a hangover:1drink). Not ridden with it yet but it seems fairly rigid considering how flimsy it feels out of the box. I'll...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 96,161
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Apart from you bike being on its side:rofl, that...

Apart from you bike being on its side:rofl, that looks a pretty good set up
Forum: Orange Crush 07-14-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 96,161
Posted By Stinkerbelle
You need to check each helmet - my AGV does not...

You need to check each helmet - my AGV does not fit the std KTM touring top box, so the box is back at the dealer (no point if you can't even get a lid inside - and they weigh several tons!).

So...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-06-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,213
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Are you getting it from Laguna? Not a bad bunch,...

Are you getting it from Laguna? Not a bad bunch, just be careful when it gets serviced there, if you do. Two friends have experienced huge problems (one had a Gixxer 750 serviced and they forgot to...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-30-2010, 05:02 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 76,019
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Thumb ...when people say "Can you reach the ground on...

...when people say "Can you reach the ground on that?":rofl






No, not both feet!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-22-2010, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10,455
Views: 2,164,175
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Ahhh,

So you won that on ebay... Sorry I bid you up a bit.

I was out when it ended :becca


Today I just rode for the first time in ages... therapeutic.

Spent 700 quid on parts for a my Land...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-18-2010, 09:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,094
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Laugh I have a set of those that I used until I went to...

I have a set of those that I used until I went to Caribou/Peli hard luggage and still think the Ortliebs are excellent.

I got some extra Velcro and doubled it i.e. I glued and sewed the Hook...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-13-2010, 02:41 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 15,396
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Thumb I used the cheapest branded synthetic and it gets...

I used the cheapest branded synthetic and it gets changed regularly. Last lot just happened to be Motorex!
Forum: Orange Crush 10-16-2009, 03:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,235
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Wink Similar experience

Facom, I've seen similar on my UK '03 950. The tank vents just vent to air behind the lining to the upper 'wings' (where the indicators mount) so shouldn't kink, but check they're clear.

My...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-30-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Laugh Others

There's more than a few of us about... Happy ridin':freaky
Forum: Equipment 05-07-2009, 10:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,282
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Wicked Krauser K5 wil take two full face. Buy as a top...

Krauser K5 wil take two full face. Buy as a top box and it comes with 'wing' that can fit to most carrier racks. used to have one on my KTM950Adv, now fitted as a set of three on wife's Bandit.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-07-2009, 10:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,743
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Wink Hi, I find there is not really much change...

Hi,

I find there is not really much change to the gear changing regime, but I didn't put the 16t sprocket on the front (the smaller wheel will also shorten the gearing further). it is far sharper...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,122
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Eek To add to the confusion the SW Motech bars (later...

To add to the confusion the SW Motech bars (later style for the 990 but fit my 950 fine) are the same design as the H&B ones!


http://www.motohaus.com/acatalog/KTM_Crashbars.html
Forum: Orange Crush 04-30-2009, 03:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,806
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Laugh Nice

You've tidied that up nicely, Dave.

Interested in selling some drawings or plans?:ear
Forum: Orange Crush 04-29-2009, 10:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,743
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Eh? Just how fat do you think I am?:huh

Just how fat do you think I am?:huh
Forum: Vendors 04-28-2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 23,639
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Laugh as requested

in your pm

a set of standard siver pegs for a 950 Adv please. I'll have a list of other bits when they're ready to ship.

Cheers

Dave
Forum: Orange Crush 04-21-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,583
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Pissed :rofl :rofl :rofl I did that too! ...

:rofl :rofl :rofl

I did that too!


I think it's worth it to protect against the fuse meddler, but it's not particularly secure - both the lock element and the hinges can be easily forced. ...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-20-2009, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By Stinkerbelle
dipped light

As a fellow native of Europe with a UK spec '03 950 Adv, I can let you know that my green light has never lit on dipped beam (or main beam as someone called it) even though it's always had the euro...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-15-2009, 12:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,848
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Thumbs down Eh?

On which planet do you lot spend your days?:eek1




Wierd....:hide
Forum: Orange Crush 04-14-2009, 05:59 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 40,345
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Dave, You and Dakar Blue are chasing this...

Dave,

You and Dakar Blue are chasing this well:clap ... Just another suggestion/ comment here...

If you open the front link of your around the peg design, you are going to take support away...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-12-2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 40,345
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Thumb Cracked it?

Dave,

That hits the spot!:clap As you say strong, divorced and in the original(ish) position. However, it does appear to have been styled by a member of the design teams for the Challenger or...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-28-2009, 08:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,419
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Talking Now you're talking:freaky

Now you're talking:freaky
Forum: Orange Crush 03-28-2009, 06:29 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 40,345
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Question Balance point

I'm not certain the balance point will cause a problem, just pointing out that the SE is a very differently balanced machine to the Adv - for example, the Adv has a lot more fuel al ot further...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-28-2009, 06:18 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,419
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Wicked Military time?

During my service in the best Army in the World (as opposed to the biggest:D ), military time has been the pause of "2,3" between the elements of marching drill movements.....



Are you...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-28-2009, 05:13 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 40,345
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Thumb Chaps, It's good to see both your ideas (if...

Chaps, It's good to see both your ideas (if either ends up in production it will move to vendors anyway, i expect) and you being so reasonable. :freaky

A bit of armchair engineering suggestion...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-21-2009, 04:13 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 20,472
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Thumb Bit slow here......

I've only just noticed this thread.... Sorry

Dave, 40 currently living in Chatham, Kent. I have a silver '03 950Adv with about 12000miles which I got from Premier in Didcot having been a factory...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-23-2009, 08:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Laugh on mine i run

avon distanzia f&r :clap but they are only H rated (up to 130mph sustained)
Forum: Orange Crush 02-22-2009, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 767,921
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Where were you riding yesterday? It was wonderful...

Where were you riding yesterday? It was wonderful here in Kent....

I have had the carb icing thing in the past and took it back for the factory fit cure - that said I've never taken my carbs out...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-15-2009, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 449
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Cry Leakage

My UK spec 03 950A always leaks fuel out of the caps when it lays down for a rest. :huh
Forum: Orange Crush 02-15-2009, 04:19 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,038
Posted By Stinkerbelle
Thumb Good and bad

My '03 950A has a few bits and pieces:

Good:

19/17in F/R Excels on KTM hubs laced by an old chap near Brands Hatch, with Avon Distanzias (not V rated but with the change in gearing you don't...
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