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Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 5,201
Views: 742,561
Posted By wiz.au
Steering dampers

Another steering damper mounting I saw last month. (not my bike)
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=26032374&postcount=16303
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Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
Ahh, most people around here would recognise this...

Ahh, most people around here would recognise this ISN'T my bike! It doesn't have Yamaha forks and it's too clean!

I have no steering damper on my bike, but I am hearing more and more if I want to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
Steering Damper

Been meaning to post this for a while now but the technology of getting it from my phone, re-sizing it, and being able to upload it has escaped me with the mobile devices, until tonight sitting at...
Forum: Australia 01-28-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
Ahh, you reminded me of the night I was a guest...

Ahh, you reminded me of the night I was a guest DJ at the Technics National DJ competition, at one of the clubs in Braddon. I recall one DJ who wasn't that fussed on techno, he was a bit more...
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8,120
Views: 1,103,088
Posted By wiz.au
Yeah, I'm definitely going to have to give the...

Yeah, I'm definitely going to have to give the MT21 a go, considering the number of recommendations it gets here.
Forum: Australia 01-27-2015, 12:16 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 23,581
Posted By wiz.au
Mines got 90,000 km and the throttle body is fine...

Mines got 90,000 km and the throttle body is fine from what I could tell. I think I would have noticed when I was turning it by hand last week tryinh to locate the reason for my lack of butterfly...
Forum: Australia 01-26-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 23,581
Posted By wiz.au
My old 2003 single spark does it as I'm slowing...

My old 2003 single spark does it as I'm slowing down to a stop if I just pull the clutch in at 4000rpm ish. Doesn't seem to do it unless the bike in moving. I put it down to "forced induction" from...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 8,120
Views: 1,103,088
Posted By wiz.au
From Unifilter website: HOW TO CLEAN (IMPORTANT...

From Unifilter website:
HOW TO CLEAN (IMPORTANT READ CAREFULLY)
There are 2 methods of cleaning your Finer Filter but the only totally safe method is to use mineral turps. Remove foam from filter...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8,120
Views: 1,103,088
Posted By wiz.au
Tyres

Very happy with the Michelin HP4 on the front with about 18psi in it for both on+off-road. Currently running my second Mitas in E09 "Dakar" version on the rear with about 20-24psi and very happy with...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,496
Posted By wiz.au
18 months on

Well, 18 months or so on, and many thousands of Kms.....

The helmet is nice to wear but here are the things that have made me upset:


Tinted sunshade mechanism jams up in the slightest amount...
Forum: Australia 01-20-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
Another good thing SIX Viewer is good for. And...

Another good thing SIX Viewer is good for. And I've found a portal that does work through my work firewall!

Hmm, yeah, looks like a private road, but it goes through many blocks?? And it's on the...
Forum: Australia 01-20-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
NSW Lands SIX Viewer...

NSW Lands SIX Viewer (http://maps.six.nsw.gov.au/)....but can't use it at work anymore.:cry

As well as Satellite, they sometimes have aerial photography which is even better! :clap

Looks like a...
Forum: Vendors 01-20-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 12,788
Posted By wiz.au
Just wish I had the software you guys have, what...

Just wish I had the software you guys have, what is it..Solidworks?
My CorelDraw has 3D capabilities, but I only use it as 2D drawing, and it's more Graphics than design/technical.

I'll do what I...
Forum: Racing 01-20-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2,262
Views: 456,040
Posted By wiz.au
Electrical conectors

For those in Oz, Jaycar now have the Deutch connectors, but a limited range. About $6-$8 each.
http://www.jaycar.com.au/productView.asp?ID=PP2150...
Forum: Australia 01-20-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
I was looking at that just before xmas for the...

I was looking at that just before xmas for the DSMRA XMAS Adventure ride. In the end, we went east instead of west, so I never got to check it out. The satellite pics I have access to seem to say...
Forum: Vendors 01-20-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 12,788
Posted By wiz.au
Sidestand relocation

While I was doing my servicing on the weekend, I had a chance to climb under and have a better look. If we remove the two sub-frame rails, I think a mount could be made that attaches to where the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
Got my bike with 54,000km on it, and it ticked...

Got my bike with 54,000km on it, and it ticked over 90,000 last week. Thought I had better do the servicing thing, which turned into a _7_ hour job! So out with the air filter for a wash and...
Forum: Australia 01-18-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
Full Throttle

Hoots, was it you that commented on the lack of throttle travel on my Dakar when it was outside Donk's shed one day? I didn't think anything of it as it pretty much felt the same as it always had.
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Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 8,120
Views: 1,103,088
Posted By wiz.au
The headlight, windscreen & cockpit. (Ahh DOH! :D...

The headlight, windscreen & cockpit. (Ahh DOH! :D )

If no-one has posted the specs for the Dakar fork components by Saturday, I'll pull my old forks apart and get them to you. Unless by some...
Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
Oddessy Batteries

Tell that to the THREE dead ones I have in my shed. I got the first two replaced under pro-rata/goodwill warranty, but the third one they told me I would have to pay full price as "it's obviously...
Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
I don't understand what you mean by "enough...

I don't understand what you mean by "enough juice". Yes, they have nowhere near the Ah capacity for powering devices with the engine not running. But they start the bike fantastically. I agree that...
Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,505
Posted By wiz.au
I know this is an old thread, but I thought I'd...

I know this is an old thread, but I thought I'd close it off by advising that the answer is "NO". The 2000-2004 model headlight and shroud is a slightly different shape to the post 2004 model and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-12-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
On my K1 I used a Vista for nearly 20 years. Had...

On my K1 I used a Vista for nearly 20 years. Had to take it off this year as I was knocked back during an inspection for "throttle not returning properly". It had started to get sticky and I didn't...
Forum: Australia 01-06-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
The same pricks that did this 2 years ago (?) at...

The same pricks that did this 2 years ago (?) at Broulee or Moruya?
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
For auxiliary driving lights, I bought a pair of...

For auxiliary driving lights, I bought a pair of these from a local eBay supplier. Specifications are: "3000 Lumen, 30 Watt, 4x CREE XML T6 LED". They have an auto dim function to protect from...
Forum: Vendors 01-05-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 12,788
Posted By wiz.au
Until I downloaded the 3D drawings on my main PC,...

Until I downloaded the 3D drawings on my main PC, (as phone and tablet wouldn't view it) I thought it WAS secured to the fork, which was a concern I had with alignment and slight movement causing...
Forum: Vendors 01-04-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 12,788
Posted By wiz.au
Sorry, no ABS so I can't test it for ya ;). Im...

Sorry, no ABS so I can't test it for ya ;). Im happy to keep the simple setup I have. But I think you might need to do some real world testing with taking the wheel and axle on/off if that piece is...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
High beam and driving lights or low beam?

High beam and driving lights or low beam?
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
Mines also done this from day one, with risers. I...

Mines also done this from day one, with risers. I haven't been able to fix it. I just slack off the adjuster.
Forum: Australia 12-23-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
Did you change the engine to a Rotax 650??...

Did you change the engine to a Rotax 650?? [emoji6] ....I consider "Speed" & "250cc" is mutually exclusive, he-he![emoji6]

Sorry can't help with tyre choice for a light bike but the MT21 and...
Forum: Australia 12-21-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
Don't know, just asking, but what about Wee...

Don't know, just asking, but what about Wee Jasper Road at Cavan where it crosses the river?
Forum: Thumpers 12-21-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 16,314
Views: 1,987,207
Posted By wiz.au
Headlight Removal

I don't know of any good method but having the plastic warm and flexible would help not breaking things. It's just a matter of applying enough force to "pop" the white plastic bushes bit out, or...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5,201
Views: 742,561
Posted By wiz.au
Note on the pic of the 2007 GYTR, they use...

Note on the pic of the 2007 GYTR, they use "corrugations" and a matching profile on the handlebar yoke. They are not "infinitely" adjustable in the slot. Only 4 positions. As long as the nut is...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8,120
Views: 1,103,088
Posted By wiz.au
Yamaha forks conversion kit

Finally got around to posting my RATEL Axle kit in the Flea Market
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=25745292#post25745292
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5,201
Views: 742,561
Posted By wiz.au
RATEL axle kit for sale

Finally got around to posting my RATEL Axle kit for sale in the Flea Market.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=25745292#post25745292
Forum: Australia 12-19-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5,934
Views: 381,964
Posted By wiz.au
I ended up doin nearly 400km last Sunday just to...

I ended up doin nearly 400km last Sunday just to get to xmas parties and drinks! Put a full tank in at Spence when we left and rode into Eaglehawk on the way home on fumes with a 350km range.

Also...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 5,201
Views: 742,561
Posted By wiz.au
It's bugger all, just enough to adjust the...

It's bugger all, just enough to adjust the steering head bearings. The frame part where the pin from the steering lock goes in is slotted vertically about 3mm I'd say.

EDIT: I found the better...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 5,201
Views: 742,561
Posted By wiz.au
And the matching handlebar mounts, with offset,...

And the matching handlebar mounts, with offset, to give you 4 position. For interest sake, Yamaha decided that one back, one standard, and two forward positions were the best options to deliver for...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5,201
Views: 742,561
Posted By wiz.au
I found the GYTR YZ 2000-2003 top clamp. And they...

I found the GYTR YZ 2000-2003 top clamp. And they did the same thing. The later 2007 top clamp got the slotted holes, so you can make up your own mind why GYTR moved from two holes to slotted?
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5,201
Views: 742,561
Posted By wiz.au
The only problem with doing that is the top of...

The only problem with doing that is the top of the key barrel will then move 10mm up or down in the clamp. It will either be 10mm BELOW the surface of the top clamp and you won't be able to get the...
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