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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-02-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,901
Posted By Katoom119
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Some Assembly Required 11-05-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 59,644
Posted By Katoom119
This is a good problem to have.

This is a good problem to have.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 10-22-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,960
Posted By Katoom119
Depends on your definition of dirt roads. If...

Depends on your definition of dirt roads.

If it's a smooth, packed dirt road then I'd say go for it as she sits. As you add mud/loam into the mix the bike will still function if you're not afraid...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-15-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,377,073
Posted By Katoom119
Tried it. Course I was using the stock washer...

Tried it. Course I was using the stock washer that came with the bike originally and that was 6 years, 20,000 miles, and about half a dozen oil changes ago. :lol3

I finally put a new one one...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-15-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,111
Posted By Katoom119
My dad and I both had/have 08 models. His was...

My dad and I both had/have 08 models. His was butter smooth and mine had a bit of a fueling hitch. Now that you have easy access to TuneBoy and TuneECU I'd buy another one without a second thought. I...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-15-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,377,073
Posted By Katoom119
I built this one and ordered the parts listed...

I built this one and ordered the parts listed somewhere in the ether. I have a feeling there were supposed to be o-rings or something. Most likely scenario is I just screwed it up.:lol3



Pay...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-13-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,377,073
Posted By Katoom119
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/10/13/8773107...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/10/13/87731073a101935e14889030293eeaf5.jpg

Took this thing off. Got tired of it leaking. Made me feel like I owned a Harley.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-24-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 1,344
Views: 411,464
Posted By Katoom119
And it only took 5 years! :hide :lol3 In that...

And it only took 5 years! :hide :lol3 In that length of time I've gotten married, finished my Master's,and my JD. Whatever you do don't ever try to restore a car.

I don't know what else you could...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-23-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 1,344
Views: 411,464
Posted By Katoom119
I've seen pictures. Friggin' killer....

I've seen pictures. Friggin' killer....
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 277
Views: 56,315
Posted By Katoom119
I don't Facebook so its a combination of Twitter...

I don't Facebook so its a combination of Twitter and ADVRider. Loving the report. :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 09-22-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 23,764
Posted By Katoom119
The $1200 was for the belts, valve check,...

The $1200 was for the belts, valve check, complete fluids change, and labor in East Tennessee. Granted we could have done everything save for the valves but we just flat out didn't have time. When...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-18-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 1,344
Views: 411,464
Posted By Katoom119
Seeing as how I'm now in the land of the working...

Seeing as how I'm now in the land of the working I can't make it to Taos but I do have a few friends headed down that way. One is a GNCC B racer so I think I might see if I can get him on your 990 to...
Forum: Road warriors 09-17-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 23,764
Posted By Katoom119
Interesting.... I don't even remember where mine...

Interesting.... I don't even remember where mine is...

$7500 for the bike with upgrades, yes, but you also have new belts don't you? That's a $1200 service best I can remember.
Forum: Road warriors 09-16-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 23,764
Posted By Katoom119
Seeing as how I have an 04 999s I'm interested in...

Seeing as how I have an 04 999s I'm interested in the no cut frame sliders.

I've ridden damn near everything you can on the track: motard, 600, inline 1000, big bang 1000, RC8, 999s, etc. and to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-15-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,203
Posted By Katoom119
If it's like mine was originally it runs off the...

If it's like mine was originally it runs off the front ABS ring and you just trace it back up under the headlight assembly. It's been a while but best I remember it's an unplug old/plug in new type...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By Katoom119
http://zx6r.com/attachments/zx6r/546d1208267917-oi...

http://zx6r.com/attachments/zx6r/546d1208267917-oil-drain-plug-predrilled-safety-wire-bolt-holes.jpg

Drill the bolt out like this then just find some other piece of metal to loop it around or...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 14,482
Posted By Katoom119
Francois and Meghan over at Dual Sport Touring...

Francois and Meghan over at Dual Sport Touring tested the Ride on before they started selling it. The story they told me was they did a desert ride and when they changed the tires found all these...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By Katoom119
This. If it's good enough for aircraft it's good...

This. If it's good enough for aircraft it's good enough for the Great Pumpkin. Plus it's an easy removal if you're stuck on a trail.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-21-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1,344
Views: 411,464
Posted By Katoom119
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Some Assembly Required 07-12-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 59,644
Posted By Katoom119
Hose Material...

Hose Material (http://www.jegs.com/c/Fittings-Hose/181705/10002/-1)

I used some for the first time when I did my quick drain for the 990 oil tank. Really easy to work with, provided you have a...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 07-02-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 59,644
Posted By Katoom119
Man I wish I could throw a bunch of random parts...

Man I wish I could throw a bunch of random parts on my workbench, snap a picture, and have it look that good.

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 16,873
Posted By Katoom119
When I was over there in 2012 Padre and I took a...

When I was over there in 2012 Padre and I took a taxi around the entire course. We came to that corner and I remember telling Padre about it. I have no idea how he survived because the wall he hit...
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,701
Posted By Katoom119
Weather is looking better for the next few days...

Weather is looking better for the next few days but I swear in the Smokies you can predict the weather better by flipping a coin. Welcome to Tennessee - Any road on the map that is curvy is a good...
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 16,873
Posted By Katoom119
Considering you seem to ride like I do, i.e., 75%...

Considering you seem to ride like I do, i.e., 75% of redline...

http://dave6253.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/0614-CA-OR-Tour-with-Mike/i-wsqdnt6/1/M/P6116769-M.jpg

You probably launched that 4...
Forum: Ride reports 06-28-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 31,159
Posted By Katoom119
If you think the suspension is shot get it fixed....

If you think the suspension is shot get it fixed. I've broken suspension parts when I let mine go too long and WP didn't know how they were going to get the parts off the assembly line because no one...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-27-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4,931
Views: 242,600
Posted By Katoom119
When you get sick of that bike be sure to let me...

When you get sick of that bike be sure to let me know and I'll come take it off your hands.



Toss in an RC Cola and a moonpie and you have yourself a redneck Saturday night. :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 06-25-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 26,594
Posted By Katoom119
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 16,873
Posted By Katoom119
I just had to come across this while studying for...

I just had to come across this while studying for the Bar...:baldy

Pictures are great as usual Dave. Keep them coming. :clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-19-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4,931
Views: 242,600
Posted By Katoom119
Figured I'd come out of hiding again. I see...

Figured I'd come out of hiding again. I see another picture with a KTM in the background. :D

I remember when I was little learning how to ride ruts and mud from my dad because they were the most...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-15-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4,931
Views: 242,600
Posted By Katoom119
Ooooooh 350 EXC..... nice! I'm wanting a 530 in a...

Ooooooh 350 EXC..... nice! I'm wanting a 530 in a bad kind of way. Maybe after I start work this September.

The Husky is looking good too. :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 06-13-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 48,777
Posted By Katoom119
Man the RDV looked like a gully washer this year....

Man the RDV looked like a gully washer this year. While you all were doing the rain dance, I was doing this http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/06/13/aru5evy4.jpg Hate that I missed seeing you there.

As...
Forum: Ride reports 06-08-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 31,159
Posted By Katoom119
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2,577
Views: 484,329
Posted By Katoom119
:thumb Thanks

:thumb Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2,577
Views: 484,329
Posted By Katoom119
For you guys with a new GSA WC, I have a...

For you guys with a new GSA WC, I have a question: What RPM are you turning at 75 mph, or conversely, at 4000 RPM in 6th gear what speed are you running?

My dad's got a 2010 GSA and he loves it...
Forum: Ride reports 05-25-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 48,777
Posted By Katoom119
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-21-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 4,931
Views: 242,600
Posted By Katoom119
Bad gas?

Bad gas?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-16-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 4,931
Views: 242,600
Posted By Katoom119
Thanks guys. After three years of bullshit it...

Thanks guys. After three years of bullshit it better be a hell of a Bar. When you all get nicked at Deals Gap let me know and I'll come bail you all out. :lol3
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-15-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4,931
Views: 242,600
Posted By Katoom119
Not good on vented dry clutches. Washes the dust...

Not good on vented dry clutches. Washes the dust out and the clutch gets super grabby. :baldy

On a side note I finished law school. Let the drinking commence!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-15-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 486
Posted By Katoom119
I know there's an inmate here that offers shuttle...

I know there's an inmate here that offers shuttle services like that but can't remember his name off the top of my head. Took a bunch of bikes from GA to AK in the thread I saw. Moab airport is...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-15-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 4,931
Views: 242,600
Posted By Katoom119
Hell, you can do that with a water hose. :lol3

Hell, you can do that with a water hose. :lol3
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