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Forum: Thumpers 05-18-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 256,831
Posted By EdGear
Update: I had a chance to ride 650 miles over...

Update:
I had a chance to ride 650 miles over 3 days last week. Only 60 miles were off road (Usal Rd. both directions). Most of the rest were Hwy 1 north of San Fransisco.

I did not wear knee...
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 256,831
Posted By EdGear
I've only had a chance to ride with it a couple...

I've only had a chance to ride with it a couple times.
Only the twisty little roads up to Skyline and Alice's Restaurant.
No problems, no leaks, no rattles. Sure was a nice ride.

I wasn't...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 22,732
Views: 2,814,968
Posted By EdGear
Sorry for the slow response time. I'm 6' 2"...

Sorry for the slow response time.

I'm 6' 2" and when I stand there is no difference. Should we be standing?

When I sit my knees nestle into the angular looking grooves (just behind and below...
Forum: Vendors 04-22-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 72,855
Posted By EdGear
Lynx R with Safari

I just finished my Lynx R install on my 2010 690 Enduro R.
I upgraded from an original Lynx to get the rally look and Squadron Pro.
I liked the original Lynx because it reminded me of my 640...
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 256,831
Posted By EdGear
Lynx R fairing with Safari tank

Wanted to extend the range, lighting and wind protection of my 2010 690 Enduro R.

I had a Britannia Composites Lynx fairing so I know the wind protection is good.

The new Lynx R is offered...
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 22,732
Views: 2,814,968
Posted By EdGear
Added Lynx R fairing and Safari tank

Wanted to extend the range, lighting and wind protection.

I had a Britannia Composites Lynx fairing so I know the wind protection is good.

The new Lynx R is offered with a Baja Designs...
Forum: Vendors 04-16-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 488
Posted By EdGear
If this is the same advdesigns.com that is in...

If this is the same advdesigns.com that is in Hawyard?
I've always had good service and fast response from them.
Forum: Equipment 04-09-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,173
Posted By EdGear
The Overlands have the full length leather inner...

The Overlands have the full length leather inner leg protection. The Latitudes have a shortened leather protective piece.
Forum: Vendors 04-09-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,371
Posted By EdGear
Email sent

Email sent
Forum: Equipment 03-18-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By EdGear
I ride year round in the Bay Area. It can get...

I ride year round in the Bay Area. It can get into the low thirties in the winter mornings.
I wear a neck gaitor and close some vents and it's fine.
They have larger or smaller check pads to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 309,166
Posted By EdGear
950/990 Farkles

KTM LC8 Billet clutch cover
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1040430

KTM 950/990 Adv., A990 Crash bar bags for Hepco Becker or SW Motech...
Forum: Equipment 01-09-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,138
Posted By EdGear
I've had both the Sidi Discovery and Adventure...

I've had both the Sidi Discovery and Adventure Rain. Both are comfortable good boots. The Adv Rains have much better protection.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-25-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,328
Posted By EdGear
I've ridden both the 1190 and 1190R and they are...

I've ridden both the 1190 and 1190R and they are great bikes.

The 950 is also a great bike. The carb'd no ABS 950 is something you are more likely to fix in the middle of nowhere. Any new bike...
Forum: Vendors 09-10-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,759
Posted By EdGear
not saying anything about the ebay store but...

not saying anything about the ebay store but Nomar has them for less
http://www.nomartirechanger.com/category_s/45.htm
Forum: Vendors 07-17-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 3,257
Views: 594,638
Posted By EdGear
Hi Chris Look for a web form on your site...

Hi Chris
Look for a web form on your site shortly
Thanks
Forum: Vendors 07-17-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3,257
Views: 594,638
Posted By EdGear
950 Adv S off road rear wheel

Hi Woody
I bought one of your 19/17 Caponord wheel sets from an inmate here.
They are great!
This leaves my 21/18 wheels targeted for long tours with more off road.
I'd like to be able to run...
Forum: Vendors 06-27-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 15,451
Posted By EdGear
You might want to consider using a light colored...

You might want to consider using a light colored powder coat on the inside. Would sure make finding things easier.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-25-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 49,446
Posted By EdGear
I've been a happy Rottweiler owner having one on...

I've been a happy Rottweiler owner having one on my 07 990. I like the throttle response the power and the growl.

There are a lot of 990 owners posting on this thread, not so many 950 owners.
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-24-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,389
Posted By EdGear
I'm loving my new to me 950 Adv S ...

I'm loving my new to me 950 Adv S

http://gbheron.smugmug.com/photos/i-SDp9HCp/0/L/i-SDp9HCp-L.jpg
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-02-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,545
Posted By EdGear
Interest to port to iOS

I understand that you have not ported to iOS because you don't have an iOS device to develop on.

If there were 10, 20 or 100 people with iOS devices they each would have to go out and buy an...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 4,957
Views: 1,719,359
Posted By EdGear
Thats Lyndon Poskitt's modified 690 RFR, he'll...

Thats Lyndon Poskitt's modified 690 RFR,
he'll be riding the globe on that bike and entering it in rallies when he can.
Check out ...
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2,134
Views: 302,677
Posted By EdGear
Sideoff your explanation of the internal frame...

Sideoff your explanation of the internal frame and attachment to the pannier frame sounds pretty bomber and answers my questions very well.
You might want to consider metric hardware, who carries...
Forum: Vendors 04-10-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2,134
Views: 302,677
Posted By EdGear
I'm very interested in your bags and the whole...

I'm very interested in your bags and the whole journey you have taken us though. I'm ready to buy.

From a design point of view I did not see and comments on how the bags attach to the bag frame. ...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-08-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 920
Posted By EdGear
The bikes with build dates 1/05 to 5/05 are...

The bikes with build dates 1/05 to 5/05 are called 2005.5
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-28-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2,832
Views: 230,717
Posted By EdGear
I can't go this year so post lots of pictures. ...

I can't go this year so post lots of pictures.
How about a bunch of big bikes going up Lippincott.
Ride Safe
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-24-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 32,627
Posted By EdGear
Any riders from the Bay Area (CA) interested in...

Any riders from the Bay Area (CA) interested in riding out. DV is on the way. What else is good in NV, AZ, southern UT, CO and NM?
Forum: Vendors 03-20-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,282
Posted By EdGear
Now you need to make the matching base units. ...

Now you need to make the matching base units.
The base units are designed to break. There are threads on this.
See how the base bolt is machined very thin.
FAR the mirror manufacturer would...
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 256,831
Posted By EdGear
+1 on this idea, the K&N filters are a deal...

+1 on this idea, the K&N filters are a deal killer for me
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 256,831
Posted By EdGear
I'd be interested in buying one as well How...

I'd be interested in buying one as well
How good is that air filter?
Forum: Thumpers 01-24-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4,957
Views: 1,719,359
Posted By EdGear
I'm in the market for aux tanks, looks like a...

I'm in the market for aux tanks, looks like a good idea.
Forum: Thumpers 01-22-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4,957
Views: 1,719,359
Posted By EdGear
My new to me 2010 KTM 690 Enduro R ...

My new to me 2010 KTM 690 Enduro R

http://gbheron.smugmug.com/photos/i-5SGQzs2/0/L/i-5SGQzs2-L.jpg

http://gbheron.smugmug.com/photos/i-2fNDCxH/0/L/i-2fNDCxH-L.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 945
Views: 270,107
Posted By EdGear
Thanks cowchaser. I had heard some second hand...

Thanks cowchaser.
I had heard some second hand stories.
I wanted to hear first hand.
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 945
Views: 270,107
Posted By EdGear
How rugged are they

I'm considering buying the EVO 2 tanks for my 2010 690 Enduro R.
I read the entire thread and searched it too. No problem reports is a good thing.

Has anyone crashed with the EVO2 and how did...
Forum: Vendors 11-21-2013, 04:21 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,331
Posted By EdGear
I'd vote for Kwik Stand

I'd vote for Kwik Stand
Forum: Vendors 11-04-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3,257
Views: 594,638
Posted By EdGear
Zach Thanks for the reply, sent you a PM

Zach
Thanks for the reply, sent you a PM
Forum: Equipment 11-02-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,283
Posted By EdGear
It comes with a collar that fills in the neck...

It comes with a collar that fills in the neck brace space so that you can wear it without a neck brace. Not a cover that encloses the neck brace.

Here is a link to the KTM neck brace cover...
Forum: Equipment 11-02-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,283
Posted By EdGear
Well I finally bought this jacket and it is quite...

Well I finally bought this jacket and it is quite nice. It is a shell you wear over your protection and has a tough nylon cordura type fabric. It works well with the Leatt neck brace. It has good...
Forum: Vendors 11-01-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3,257
Views: 594,638
Posted By EdGear
Hi Woody I had lots of fun in Death Valley...

Hi Woody

I had lots of fun in Death Valley last weekend. 350 miles in three days.
Southpass, Lippincott, White Top, Hunter, Darwin, Centennial Flats, Cerro Gordo, Salt Tram,
Panamint wash to...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-02-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1,853
Views: 164,803
Posted By EdGear
Since the July 29th monsoons Saline Valley North...

Since the July 29th monsoons Saline Valley North and South and Panamint Valley roads are "closed". What does this mean for dual sport/ adventure riding?

Are there physical barricades across the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-13-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 649
Views: 78,609
Posted By EdGear
StevefrmGV - did you go through or around on 134?

StevefrmGV - did you go through or around on 134?
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