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Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2015, 02:37 AM
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Posted By francs
School holidays (he's probably skiing) .

School holidays (he's probably skiing) .
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,902
Posted By francs
It's confusing, you need vignette on all freeways...

It's confusing, you need vignette on all freeways (avtocesta) and roads for motor vehicles (cesta za motorna vozila) it should be sign (in shape of the vignette) at the beginning (it is, but it's too...
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,902
Posted By francs
Slovenija

"One other positive – gas is less expensive here than anywhere we have been. And so far, only trucks pay tolls on the toll roads. Bikes and cars are free. Gotta love that!"
You were lucky. Riding...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,473
Posted By francs
It did on mine. It pushed windscreen too far back...

It did on mine. It pushed windscreen too far back to be effective (it should stay more upright to keep wind off the chest) . I bought a wind screen with fixing clamps on handlebar and it works much...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2015, 01:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,473
Posted By francs
I tried something similar, but it didn't work....

I tried something similar, but it didn't work. Wind put to much pressure (leverage) and it pull "headlight" from fixing point on fender.
Forum: EMEA 02-13-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,540
Posted By francs
Closed. You had to use "Kula" border crossing...

Closed. You had to use "Kula" border crossing (Rožaje/Peč) . If I understood right road is "passable" but it's illegal to cross border.
Forum: Europe 02-11-2015, 01:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 678
Posted By francs
Ask at some climbing forum. In Slovenija you can...

Ask at some climbing forum. In Slovenija you can do a bivouac in case of emergency but camping is forbidden.
edit:
I found this:...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 21,766
Views: 2,621,787
Posted By francs
I did it as it's on...

I did it as it's on http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/681191-clutch-fluid-leak/
I can't see pictures anymore.
Forum: Europe 01-27-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By francs
Yes and no. It's not legal (kind of) , you can...

Yes and no.
It's not legal (kind of) , you can ride on roads (even forest roads and man made and used "roads" if it's not forbidden by sign or special law, usually it is) . It's strictly forbidden...
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2015, 03:41 AM
Replies: 21,766
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Posted By francs
Demand them from the dealer. They should be...

Demand them from the dealer. They should be supplied with the bike.
Forum: EMEA 01-22-2015, 02:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 551
Posted By francs
Contact them:...

Contact them: http://www.motoxplorers.com/#!homeenglish/crti
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4,755
Views: 1,629,059
Posted By francs
Hard luggage (panniers) are great for street...

Hard luggage (panniers) are great for street riding, but suck on dirt .
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 04:10 AM
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Posted By francs
No, it's empty.

No, it's empty.
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 01:12 AM
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Views: 2,621,787
Posted By francs
I did the same thing on my 2008 (15/48 /120 link...

I did the same thing on my 2008 (15/48 /120 link chain/ cut off 4) .
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 06:48 AM
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Posted By francs
No, it's not. Count them it's 114 (I did, on...

No, it's not.
Count them it's 114 (I did, on 2008) .
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 02:00 AM
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Posted By francs
You need +2 links (116 if I remember right).

You need +2 links (116 if I remember right).
Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2014, 03:42 AM
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Posted By francs
Yes. On 2008 they did it as a "normal" upgrade...

Yes.
On 2008 they did it as a "normal" upgrade (they did it on mine) . The consumption got up (0,1 l on 100 km) , no stalling since then and a bit different throttle response.
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 21,766
Views: 2,621,787
Posted By francs
You won't be able to ride 130+km/h for a long...

You won't be able to ride 130+km/h for a long time. It's not the bike it's wind. Comfortable speed it's 100-110km/h (just a bit faster than trucks) . I would "gear it down" to 14/45 for Morocco.
ps....
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By francs
http://www.supra-electronics.com/popups/Maginon_MS...

http://www.supra-electronics.com/popups/Maginon_MS-7100_popup_uk/

Scanning pictures is slow (you had to put it in frame, a bit fiddly) but the quality is OK.
Forum: Ride reports 11-05-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,826
Posted By francs
Hi BT. Nice RR :clap. I'm looking forward to...

Hi BT.
Nice RR :clap. I'm looking forward to "Spanish part" too :ear.
Forum: Ride reports 10-22-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 38,939
Posted By francs
I was a customs officer, and I get pissed on some...

I was a customs officer, and I get pissed on some borders (I known the routine and I can tell when it's work and when they just "bully you" ) No. 1 for the Kosovo border (I got really pissed and I...
Forum: EMEA 09-18-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,317
Posted By francs
Both.

Both.
Forum: Thumpers 09-01-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 21,766
Views: 2,621,787
Posted By francs
Look this: ...

Look this:
http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/730560-slave-cylinder-o-ring/

I bought "O" ring from local manufacturer (It's standard) , but you can also buy it in KTM shop, it's not for the slave...
Forum: Equipment 08-29-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,413
Posted By francs
As others said "aerodynamic" . Mx helmet is great...

As others said "aerodynamic" . Mx helmet is great for trail /forest (slow riding) , but on road it's make too much "drag" and it's gets "heavy" on the neck + it's "shake" (if gets in wind stream at...
Forum: Equipment 08-28-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,413
Posted By francs
X-LITE X-802R ULTRA CARBON PURO weight cca 1210g...

X-LITE X-802R ULTRA CARBON PURO weight cca 1210g (data from their website) . I like MX/enduro helmet, but I would never ever think to use it just for street riding.
Forum: Equipment 08-27-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,413
Posted By francs
MX helmet "sans peak" is still extremely noisy...

MX helmet "sans peak" is still extremely noisy and it "shake" at speed (I did that) .
Better get a good composite street helmet (difference in weight is minimal) .
Forum: EMEA 08-26-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 753
Posted By francs
It might be a problem exiting EU with EU passport...

It might be a problem exiting EU with EU passport on "Canadian" bike (if your visa in canadian passport is expired) . But probably no one will even notice that.
Forum: EMEA 08-21-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,360
Posted By francs
There is no such thing as cheap travelling with...

There is no such thing as cheap travelling with motorcycle in europe (petrol, food) especially in winter time. If you live "on nothing" you still need 30€ a day.
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 743
Posted By francs
#33 rebound needle? ...

#33 rebound needle?
http://www.bairnsdalektm.com.au/partFinder/fiche/79827
Forum: EMEA 08-18-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,731
Posted By francs
If you want to camp in Norway, you need a really...

If you want to camp in Norway, you need a really good tent, sleeping bag, etc. Camping is free but weather is... cold.
Forum: EMEA 08-18-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,437
Posted By francs
In Slovenija you can ride 25 km/h moped without...

In Slovenija you can ride 25 km/h moped without licence (same rules as for bicycle) . For faster moped you need licence, registration, insurance, helmet...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 1,067
Views: 309,653
Posted By francs
If you "clean" it out it won't be quiet...

If you "clean" it out it won't be quiet anymore.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,476
Posted By francs
I did (as a teenager) . You just need more time...

I did (as a teenager) . You just need more time to get somewhere, but it's fun.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 4,755
Views: 1,629,059
Posted By francs
Great bike, but not for HW use. I'm comfortable...

Great bike, but not for HW use. I'm comfortable up to 90-100 km/h, at 140+ km/h it gets "scary" . It's a bit better if you set suspension on "sport" .
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 21,766
Views: 2,621,787
Posted By francs
I did that. I kept red cap. Just bent "ring" and...

I did that. I kept red cap. Just bent "ring" and cable "down" at the original cable. You had to "arrange" cables and cap can be fitted.
Forum: Equipment 07-07-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 843
Posted By francs
Sorry. It must be some difference in EU/US...

Sorry. It must be some difference in EU/US catalogs. No Buell in EU 2011 catalogs.
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 21,766
Views: 2,621,787
Posted By francs
If you want to keep stock chain, just put 14 on...

If you want to keep stock chain, just put 14 on front (14/45 is "same" as 15/48) . Cheapest and fastest.
Forum: Equipment 07-02-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 843
Posted By francs
I have them english (no prices) and italian...

I have them english (no prices) and italian version. I can scan and send you (if it's not to much pages) .
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 21,766
Views: 2,621,787
Posted By francs
No stock chain with 48 (you need 116 chain/114...

No stock chain with 48 (you need 116 chain/114 stock) .
14/48 is "short" (nice for very slow riding) , I like 15/48 (ideal for me, but no hw) .
Forum: Europe 06-11-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By francs
It's not a season yet, next month it'll be...

It's not a season yet, next month it'll be "another story" .
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