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Forum: Equipment 12-15-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 18,525
Posted By Womble_CH
Abt 2 years ago they were overwhelmed with orders...

Abt 2 years ago they were overwhelmed with orders and they were inbetween websites with the new webshop not working as expected. I ordered from them in April 2012 and got great service & help.

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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-10-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,522
Posted By Womble_CH
I don't see the contradiction (am I reading the...

I don't see the contradiction (am I reading the correct post ?). The 2014 SD was fitted the better starter and from 2015 all >1000cc models have that starter.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-09-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,522
Posted By Womble_CH
1190 adv starting problem

Its based on the now available sparepart codes for 2015 models and no, I don't have info on other changes.


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Forum: Equipment 12-09-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6,689
Views: 2,682,240
Posted By Womble_CH
let's see a picture of your camping setup and how it all fits on your bike......

Its Dortmund, Germany, signs of the 'economical miracle' 1959


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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-09-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,522
Posted By Womble_CH
the 2015 1190's are fitted the starter of the...

the 2015 1190's are fitted the starter of the 2014 1290 SD's. In fact all 2015 - 1xx0 are. So yes, it is a different starter which has proven to be more powerful on those 1190's that were lucky to...
Forum: Equipment 12-09-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 6,689
Views: 2,682,240
Posted By Womble_CH
http://cdn1.spiegel.de/images/image-604170-gallery...

http://cdn1.spiegel.de/images/image-604170-galleryV9-rtrm.jpg
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-03-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 69,080
Posted By Womble_CH
Will smartphones replace standalone GPSes soon?

Its not only about maps. On my phone I have 10gb of music alone, not to speak of other apps & photos

I dont want to carry an OTG on a ride.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-03-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 69,080
Posted By Womble_CH
Thats true, SD card and dual sim are the only...

Thats true, SD card and dual sim are the only features I'm missing on this device.

On the indiegogo page, the CEO reckoned that SD Card is something they are thinking about (snap on solution - not...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-02-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,589
Posted By Womble_CH
Sure your photo at 14F is a undeniable proof. I...

Sure your photo at 14F is a undeniable proof. I hope you will get it all sorted out.

In my case shipping was +500 Euro, so I went on Sunday, stealth camped the night near the dealer, collected the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-02-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 69,080
Posted By Womble_CH
A brick it certainly is :eek1 The XP7 is...

A brick it certainly is :eek1

The XP7 is about the same size like the Garmin Montana but slimmer and yet more solid. You can even let it on the bike when pressure cleaning :D

My phone in a...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-02-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 59,649
Posted By Womble_CH
I first rode the GS LC - I went to the dealer and...

I first rode the GS LC - I went to the dealer and asked for an offer. I thought the price was a bit high, but he wouldn't move so gave him some time to think it over...

Meanwhile went to ride a...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-02-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 69,080
Posted By Womble_CH
Anybody else looking at the Sonim XP7 rugged...

Anybody else looking at the Sonim XP7 rugged smartphone ? Its IP69 waterproof up to 2m/30min and has a huge battery life (4800mAh) and Android 4.4/LTE/BT4/GPS-Glonass.
...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-02-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,589
Posted By Womble_CH
I just read your subject about the maintenance,...

I just read your subject about the maintenance, but I thought my comments fit better over here.

The way you describe the damages, I would blame transportation.

The damaged battery cover =...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-01-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,259
Posted By Womble_CH
1. Pp ergo seat 2. Unifilter 3. Bashplate ...

1. Pp ergo seat
2. Unifilter
3. Bashplate

Nice to have : wide pegs, aux lights, high screen, pussy grips


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Forum: Equipment 11-26-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 916
Posted By Womble_CH
+1 all recent MFP's should be able to scan...

+1

all recent MFP's should be able to scan to PDF. Usually if you choose the scan to mail option, the pdf file size is smaller.
Forum: Equipment 11-26-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,747
Posted By Womble_CH
This is my 0F hammock set up packed : -...

This is my 0F hammock set up packed :
- Hammockgear down underquilt (OH)
- EnlightenedEquipment down topquilt (MN)
- Dream-hammock Thunderbird convertible :rofl(OH)
- Warbonnet Superfly tarp...
Forum: Equipment 11-26-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6,689
Views: 2,682,240
Posted By Womble_CH
On my trip back with the newest acquisition. I...

On my trip back with the newest acquisition. I went by train and drove her back home. I got the Monsoon saddle bags but didn't dare taking them as I wasn't sure how they would fit and I didn't want...
Forum: Equipment 11-24-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 32,683
Posted By Womble_CH
Would you have a reference (product id) of that...

Would you have a reference (product id) of that card ? I have 3 PNY models in 64g size. Surprisingly they are the cheapest available.

My Kingston card worked well once until it was totally...
Forum: Equipment 11-24-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 267
Views: 32,683
Posted By Womble_CH
Anyone else has difficulties with Kingston 64Gb...

Anyone else has difficulties with Kingston 64Gb memory card ? Once the card is filled over 10% (<90% remaining memory), the Ghost-S will freeze in time lapse mode. Taking pictures works OK. After...
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,499
Posted By Womble_CH
+1 Several rainy days in a row in Scotland,...

+1

Several rainy days in a row in Scotland, Ireland and Norway, but my riding jacket / pants were a bit humid at most, never really wet or soaked.

+1 to tarp as well. Great to have a dry area...
Forum: Equipment 11-20-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,747
Posted By Womble_CH
If you are already back to tents, then this may...

If you are already back to tents, then this may be useless to type. Still...

If you compare hammock to tent simply on the packsize, sure you can get similar, may be even smaller tent systems (Big...
Forum: Equipment 11-17-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 18,525
Posted By Womble_CH
I can't really agree to this. If you stay away...

I can't really agree to this. If you stay away from some over-sophisticated stuff, you can get away much cheaper. A tent is comparable to a hammock (+ suspension), a tarp and a bugnet. Sleeping bag...
Forum: Equipment 11-17-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 626
Posted By Womble_CH
Case lock and rack plate sure looks like Givi -...

Case lock and rack plate sure looks like Givi - the e360 is very similar.
Forum: Equipment 11-13-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6,689
Views: 2,682,240
Posted By Womble_CH
Thanks, that sounds more practicle. Sent...

Thanks, that sounds more practicle.


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Forum: Equipment 11-13-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 6,689
Views: 2,682,240
Posted By Womble_CH
Can you share some pictures ? I can't imagine how...

Can you share some pictures ? I can't imagine how 4 tennis balls would fit in the bag together with the actual chair...


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Forum: Equipment 11-13-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 6,689
Views: 2,682,240
Posted By Womble_CH
+1 I sat on a Kermit a few nights, a friend...

+1

I sat on a Kermit a few nights, a friend having brought two with his car. It was sure better than my then tripod, but the Helinox is more comfy, plus its lighter, plus its more compact, plus...
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Womble_CH
So WR250X it is - I hit the button... Now...

So WR250X it is - I hit the button...

Now lets just figure out how to get dirt wheels on that thing.
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Womble_CH
No, they take the dry weight from the spec...

No, they take the dry weight from the spec sheets.


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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-06-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 101,445
Posted By Womble_CH
I thought that 2014 was the first year 450cc were...

I thought that 2014 was the first year 450cc were mandatory, KTM uses them since 2011.


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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-06-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 101,445
Posted By Womble_CH
12 years surely is a long time...and the only...

12 years surely is a long time...and the only year KTM went with the 9ers. All other older years with 6x0 and recently with 450's. Seems that less can be more after all.


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Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Womble_CH
Another option came up with a 2010 WR250X. That...

Another option came up with a 2010 WR250X. That one would be more fun for the kid on the street and I could find wheels to take the bike to the dirt.

My fun would be more technical riding, but I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Womble_CH
There are kits and a workshop has to certify that...

There are kits and a workshop has to certify that such kit was mounted. Then you get the registration changed. In Europe we have to pass technical inspections every 2 years or so on older models....
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-06-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 101,445
Posted By Womble_CH
As a fact, the KTM 1190 Adv made it into the top...

As a fact, the KTM 1190 Adv made it into the top 20 in many EU countries. I have some figures from Gemany, the EU 3rd biggest market. The only 9x0 model in Germany's Top50 was the 990SM with 870...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-06-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,529
Posted By Womble_CH
+1. They are much better. Heating is not really...

+1. They are much better. Heating is not really required, considering the engine output :D, but on position 2 you can keep your dinner warm.
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Womble_CH
2007 WR250F vs 2010 WR250R

I'm trying to get a small 250cc dirt bike for my son who just turned 18 and for my occasional fun dirt rides/off road training. Both my son and I are 6'4'' so height is not the problem. I was looking...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-05-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 101,445
Posted By Womble_CH
2015 KTM 1000 Adventure?

KTM is a business - like in making money. They made bad ass bikes for the adv - now they make bad ass bikes for the street. You can't get rich making bad ass bikes for the dirt (except for the EXC),...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-03-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,020
Posted By Womble_CH
How about a YT sound sample vid ?

How about a YT sound sample vid ?
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-02-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,370
Posted By Womble_CH
If you have separate brake disks on the 2nd set,...

If you have separate brake disks on the 2nd set, you should also have matching brake pads, no ? At least they say that if you change the disk you should change pads as well.

Same goes for the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-02-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,370
Posted By Womble_CH
1190 adv wheel swap

I paid 1120 for both rims shipping included. I swap the disks, crowns and sprocket.

Alpina have a bead hump which is already more than the OEM, but no further locks so yes air could come out. I...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-01-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,370
Posted By Womble_CH
They are narrower : 2.15/21 and 4.25/18 ...

They are narrower : 2.15/21 and 4.25/18


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