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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-29-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Added factory hardcases and made a imitation...

Added factory hardcases and made a imitation Corbin seat

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20140802_162620_zpsafa6idui.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-30-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Update: I added a taller windscreen, some wind...

Update: I added a taller windscreen, some wind deflectors, a custom seat to hold a rear auxiliary tank made from a gas can which is plumbed in to the bike's fuel system, re-inforced handguards,...
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 908
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I checked with my local Sena dealer and it sounds...

I checked with my local Sena dealer and it sounds like the Sena SR10 is the same as my chatterbox. I think I can plug a CB radio into my chatterbox auxiliary port. Ill do some more research. I...
Forum: Equipment 03-30-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 908
Posted By DeusExMaxima
On the Dalton Hwy the truck drivers and Highway...

On the Dalton Hwy the truck drivers and Highway Patrol use CB radios and it is pretty much mandatory to have one when traveling on that road
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 908
Posted By DeusExMaxima
The idea is to use it on the fly. Pulling over...

The idea is to use it on the fly. Pulling over and stopping on the Dalton can be dangerous itself, especially if there is a trucker boring down behind you.
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 908
Posted By DeusExMaxima
CB Radio on Chatterbox

Does anyone know if a CB Radio can be used in conjunction with a Chatterbox X1 slim? Some CB Radios have Bluetooth so Im wondering if I can sync a CB radio to my X1 slim. Im planning a trip on the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-25-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,941
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Update - I added a taller adventure style...

Update - I added a taller adventure style windscreen and some winglets on the side of the front cowl. Also had seat re-covered and re-shaped.
...
Forum: Equipment 01-02-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,528
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I finished my second glove and soldered a...

I finished my second glove and soldered a connector on and plugged it in. Everything heated up fairly fast. I waited until it got cold here, which means in the middle of the night at altitude, and...
Forum: Equipment 12-20-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,528
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I finished wiring up the jacket and installed the...

I finished wiring up the jacket and installed the connector and harness to my battery.

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20131220_154036_zps91384d76.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 12-20-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,528
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I scrapped the wiring I tried and caved in and...

I scrapped the wiring I tried and caved in and bought a battery tender cable which had an SAE plug at the end and I got a short cable made by First Gear which had an SAE plug at the end. They were...
Forum: Equipment 12-17-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,528
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Here are my connectors: ...

Here are my connectors:
http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/connector_zps5ed0e2e8.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/connector_zps5ed0e2e8.jpg.html)

The female...
Forum: Equipment 12-16-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,528
Posted By DeusExMaxima
i finished the jacket liner Sunday morning and...

i finished the jacket liner Sunday morning and put it on inside out and put a jacket over the top of it and hooked the liner directly to a motorcycle battery to test. It warmed up very quickly but...
Forum: Equipment 12-13-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,528
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I did the back of the jacket and the back of the...

I did the back of the jacket and the back of the arms and ran a few strands through the hood. If the hood gets too hot, I can always remove the wire since I only used about a foot of wire. Also, I...
Forum: Equipment 12-12-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,528
Posted By DeusExMaxima
What a great thread. I love all the ideas here. ...

What a great thread. I love all the ideas here. Im taking a crack at DIY heated jacket and gloves even though it doesnt get too cold here in the lower elevations of So Cal. Im planning an Alaska...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-17-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Another video of bike in action at Big Bear Lake,...

Another video of bike in action at Big Bear Lake, CA.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FYL0mcR6sp8
Forum: Some Assembly Required 09-27-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,612
Views: 1,147,814
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Updated pics of Nighthawk 700S adventure bike ...

Updated pics of Nighthawk 700S adventure bike

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130907_150923_zpsdd811a6a.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 141,629
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I just came across this too. It puts all my...

I just came across this too. It puts all my riding plans to shame. Like a lot of people said - a 250...to Argentina...two up....amazing report. Thank you for sharing.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-16-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Video of the bike in action: ...

Video of the bike in action:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iv-Y0Yr1LnI
Forum: Road warriors 09-13-2013, 02:00 AM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Haha...I meant the bike was workin...and it did a...

Haha...I meant the bike was workin...and it did a mighty fine job in the dirt, sand and gravel trails.:clap
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-13-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Added a Vista throttle lock today for the longer...

Added a Vista throttle lock today for the longer rides.
Forum: Road warriors 09-12-2013, 01:14 AM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
My 700s Adventure at work: ...

My 700s Adventure at work:
http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130907_150923_zpsdd811a6a.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130907_150923_zpsdd811a6a.jpg.html)
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-12-2013, 01:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/...

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130907_150923_zpsdd811a6a.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130907_150923_zpsdd811a6a.jpg.html)
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-12-2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/...

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130907_170833_zps4eaa5006.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130907_170833_zps4eaa5006.jpg.html)
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-02-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
windscreen finished: ...

windscreen finished:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130902_180858_zpse200f9d1.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130902_180858_zpse200f9d1.jpg.html)
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-31-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 2,250
Views: 161,548
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I warmed up by going to the very north part of...

I warmed up by going to the very north part of rancho cucamonga in a developing area called Sagewood Rd. Very nice roads of varying degrees of difficulty.

Then headed to Lytle Creek. Lots of...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-31-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2,250
Views: 161,548
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Im going to try my new Nighthawk dual sport...

Im going to try my new Nighthawk dual sport conversion at Lytle Creek today. Wish me luck....first time dirt rider!!!!
Forum: Road warriors 08-29-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/...

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130829_104345_zps4fc4af15.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130829_104345_zps4fc4af15.jpg.html)
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-29-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/...

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130829_104345_zps4fc4af15.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130829_104345_zps4fc4af15.jpg.html)
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-29-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Test fitting custom windscreen: ...

Test fitting custom windscreen:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130829_150302_zpscdc6a1ee.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-26-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I love the Transalp. I thought about making mine...

I love the Transalp. I thought about making mine look like one but ill still to the original plan. Is it better to have a soft suspension or firm suspension for dual sporting. i saw a set of...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-22-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Yes, i plan to make a bashplate to protect the...

Yes, i plan to make a bashplate to protect the exhaust and shifter. i also plan to protect the oil cooler and headlight. In the works is a higher windscreen.
Forum: Road warriors 08-21-2013, 12:58 AM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Thanks guys!! Here is a better pic: ...

Thanks guys!! Here is a better pic:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130820_193247_zps40135243.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-21-2013, 12:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/...

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130820_193247_zps40135243.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130820_193247_zps40135243.jpg.html)
Forum: Road warriors 08-20-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Rear Sabre rim mounted: ...

Rear Sabre rim mounted:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130819_184640_zps1767aeb5.jpg (http://s3.photobucket.com/user/DeusExMaxima/media/20130819_184640_zps1767aeb5.jpg.html)
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-20-2013, 12:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
With some machining I got the rear Sabre rim...

With some machining I got the rear Sabre rim mounted and made a spacer to make up for the narrower Sabre drum.

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/DeusExMaxima/20130819_184606_zpsb867536c.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Check out my thread in the nighthawk forum under...

Check out my thread in the nighthawk forum under wheels. I give details and pics there.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-12-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Made mock up

I got a piece of .080" Lexan and shaped it with a curve on top. I did a mock up my holding it in place to see how it would look.
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-12-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,130
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Thanks. I forgot the name but they are torn on...

Thanks. I forgot the name but they are torn on the backside. Im probably going to find a universal rubber accordion type gator.

EDIT: They are called Sealsavers....www.sealsavers.com
Forum: Road warriors 08-10-2013, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
Thanks!!! i know you were talking about MY...

Thanks!!! i know you were talking about MY nighthawk, right? LOL :D
Forum: Road warriors 08-10-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 992,957
Posted By DeusExMaxima
I used 1 inch steel spacers and did raise the...

I used 1 inch steel spacers and did raise the stock fender to accommodate the larger wheel. The Sabre front bolts directly on with no mods other than raising the fender using the Nighthawk axle. I...
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