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Forum: Equipment 09-09-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,859
Posted By pingvin
If stayed dry for 3 days I would say it's VERY...

If stayed dry for 3 days I would say it's VERY water resistant. Point with water resistant is that should stay reasonable dry if caught in a shower. If you know it will rain all day, then you need...
Forum: Latin America 09-06-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By pingvin
Routes for South America?

Anyone got routes to share, google maps, garmin etc? Also POIs

Starting to plan trip and nice to get some ideas and inspiration.

Probably will stay south of Colombia and North Brazil.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-01-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2,286
Views: 295,132
Posted By pingvin
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Orange Crush 09-01-2014, 12:45 AM
Replies: 2,286
Views: 295,132
Posted By pingvin
Rack for 950SM fit 950SE?

Will this rack fit my 950SE?
...
Forum: Equipment 08-29-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 583
Posted By pingvin
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=64...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=643528
Forum: Equipment 08-26-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,751
Posted By pingvin
Just bought my second Shoei mx helmet and it...

Just bought my second Shoei mx helmet and it feels way more robust than other mx helmets I've had. Think it's built more like a road helmet than other mx helmets?

But, as other mentions, I don't...
Forum: Equipment 08-26-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,859
Posted By pingvin
Normally means that shell material is pretty wp...

Normally means that shell material is pretty wp but leaks through seams, zips etc. But hopefully shower proof and prevents shell from being soggy.

Actually thinking membrane more for added win...
Forum: Equipment 08-24-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,859
Posted By pingvin
+1, love Dainese. Straight into my short list. ...

+1, love Dainese. Straight into my short list.

Planning riding in south america for a couple of months next year and wondered if had to have 2 jackets, a mesh jacket (or pressure suit) when...
Forum: Vendors 08-18-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 995
Views: 113,176
Posted By pingvin
Appearal

Planning 2-3 month trip in South America starting Christmas next year. Been following your bag design process and really like what I see.

Anyway, not sure if will be in the Adventure or Enduro...
Forum: Equipment 08-01-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,576
Posted By pingvin
http://www.verber.com/mark/outdoors/gear/clothing....

http://www.verber.com/mark/outdoors/gear/clothing.html
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-28-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 2,607
Views: 3,325,777
Posted By pingvin
We opened Col d'Aubisque unofficially beginning...

We opened Col d'Aubisque unofficially beginning of June this year :D

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s284/ofjastad/Pyrenees%202014/P1160239_zps590104d5.jpg
Forum: Vendors 07-22-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 995
Views: 113,176
Posted By pingvin
Looks like more a simple shell than other...

Looks like more a simple shell than other "Adventure" jackets. Is that right or will it be vents, cargo pockets, hydration pocket etc? Removable sleeves maybe (but guess hard to combine with WP...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-22-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,246
Posted By pingvin
Had it on my 690SMC I used for track/race, I low...

Had it on my 690SMC I used for track/race, I low sided doing 100kph and the pedal was chamfered quite a bit but still worked fine (so still in use). Had a lever from billett alu on the 690 though, so...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-20-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,246
Posted By pingvin
Just bought a SE so scanning through the Orange...

Just bought a SE so scanning through the Orange Crush Thread Index and Links (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=137838) thread to check what to do with the bike.

Anyway, know...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5,560
Views: 1,708,573
Posted By pingvin
New (to me) SE, fantastic for road an light...

New (to me) SE, fantastic for road an light offroad :D Should be even better with new tires (square K60s not that impressing, see last pic...). Not sure what I will do but removing SAS stuff seems...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 32,155
Posted By pingvin
OK, thanks. Think I'll og for some used 950SMR...

OK, thanks. Think I'll og for some used 950SMR Wheels both front and rear then, found some at a fair price. And sell the 690 wheels to pay for the SMR wheels.

EDIT: Any way you can change the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 32,155
Posted By pingvin
...to bad sold the extra wheel set had to my...

...to bad sold the extra wheel set had to my superduke when sold the bike 3 years ago :cry

Would be nice with spoked wheels anyway though, since got spoked front 17". But alternatively get cast...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 32,155
Posted By pingvin
So if you want 17" rear it must be custom...

So if you want 17" rear it must be custom made?
Forum: Orange Crush 07-09-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 32,155
Posted By pingvin
Old, old thread I know. But just bought a 950 SE...

Old, old thread I know. But just bought a 950 SE and got some stuff after sold my 690 enduroR.

1. FRONT: Have the complete 690SMC front (wheel, disc, braks, forks) except triple clamps so...
Forum: Europe 07-02-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 611
Posted By pingvin
Strange...lived 45 years in Norway so should have...

Strange...lived 45 years in Norway so should have a billion fines considering I ALWAYS speed :huh As I said, stay away from main roads (those are for transport anyway, the fun roads are side roads)...
Forum: Europe 07-01-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 611
Posted By pingvin
Spend as much time as you can in Western Norway...

Spend as much time as you can in Western Norway (and North if you've got the time), there you have the best fjords and most spectacular views and roads.

I especially like Lysefjorden (starting...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-14-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4,457
Views: 1,653,576
Posted By pingvin
Pyrenees (between Spain and France) Old...

Pyrenees (between Spain and France)

Old smugglers road from Andorra

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s284/ofjastad/Pyrenees%202014/P1160184_zpsb2bf66be.jpg...
Forum: Vendors 06-13-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 35,932
Posted By pingvin
Is the SM seat higher, lower or similar to OE SE...

Is the SM seat higher, lower or similar to OE SE seat? Considering 950SE (which normally means it's in my garage within a couple of weeks...), but it's tall (though, so is my '09 690EnduroR).

If...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-07-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,437
Posted By pingvin
Pyrenees (between Spain and France) last week: ...

Pyrenees (between Spain and France) last week:

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s284/ofjastad/Pyrenees%202014/P1160165_zps1e3d1727.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 4,078
Views: 1,304,175
Posted By pingvin
After couple of years as a SMC (wheels, forks,...

After couple of years as a SMC (wheels, forks, shock, brakes ++), my 690 was converted back to it's original ER state for our Pyrenee trip.

Used Pirelli Scorpion MT90 as more tarmac than...
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4,078
Views: 1,304,175
Posted By pingvin
Changed from ER to SMC (including shock, forks,...

Changed from ER to SMC (including shock, forks, breaks, Wheels (obviously)+++), but now my 690 is once again an enduro bike. That is, more of a dual sport bike, mainly because of dual sport tyres....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-17-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4,457
Views: 1,653,576
Posted By pingvin
HAVE to go to Utah one day! Both on and off...

HAVE to go to Utah one day! Both on and off road...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-01-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 4,457
Views: 1,653,576
Posted By pingvin
Very cool, what model is it (Heavy modified I...

Very cool, what model is it (Heavy modified I assume)?
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-30-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By pingvin
OLD Garmin GPS 12XL - any use?

Got a Garmin GPS 12XL after my father. Is there ANY reason to keep it or just throw it in the bin?

Guess any smart phone is 10 times better than this anyway? Think from 1998 or something...
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6,623
Views: 1,029,161
Posted By pingvin
What chain length do I want for 14/52 sprockets...

What chain length do I want for 14/52 sprockets for my 2010 530 EXC-R Champions Edition (which I beieve is a regular 2009 with fancy decals...)?
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 633
Posted By pingvin
OK, thanks. So works fine both on tarmac and...

OK, thanks. So works fine both on tarmac and gravel?
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 633
Posted By pingvin
Metzeler Enduro 3 Sahara any good ?

Planned to use Karoo 3 for dual sport trip with my 690ER but buddy just bought same bike (except mine is 2009) and OE tyres is Enduro 3 Sahara and they seem to work well. According to Metzeler it...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,971
Views: 624,925
Posted By pingvin
Anyone tried this tank bag 690? Like that wp...

Anyone tried this tank bag 690? Like that wp without shower cap. Also looked at Enduristans tank bag but the AltRider seems slightly more compact (less obstructive)
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-21-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 709
Views: 105,546
Posted By pingvin
Most of snow gone finally! ...

Most of snow gone finally!

https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t1.0-9/10150699_606943946059025_8841371754612095063_n.jpg
Forum: Equipment 04-11-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,415
Posted By pingvin
...or these from TT ...

...or these from TT

http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/PN-370-5315/Touratech-Works-Footpegs-KTM-1190-990-950-ADV-LC4-690-EXC


...
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,125
Posted By pingvin
Give'm to your wife :1drink

Give'm to your wife :1drink
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By pingvin
Looking at same combination as you for same...

Looking at same combination as you for same reasons. Nice with matching coclors but not a deal breaker, function comes first. But the black Badlands jacket is an option. Or all black adventure pants...
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,515
Posted By pingvin
Brilliant idea :1drink

Brilliant idea :1drink
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,152
Posted By pingvin
Had different simple knee guards, then first...

Had different simple knee guards, then first tried EVS EVO braces. They were OK but a bit bulky and restrictive. And the plastic is to soft so started falling apart. Also takes time putting them on...
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,152
Posted By pingvin
Got the Leatt 3DF elbow guards and very happy....

Got the Leatt 3DF elbow guards and very happy. But don't feels they cover well enough for knees and like some hard shell there for off road anyway. So bought the Leatt Dual axis and very, very happy....
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