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Forum: Racing 07-16-2014, 02:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 531
Posted By JBird
+1

+1
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
Are there any examples of Uni Filter equipped...

Are there any examples of Uni Filter equipped bikes with issues?

Powercell sells them and they are cheaper than the paper OEM. Seems like a proven solution to a known issue = no brainer.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
I think KAG is not running the UNI and doesn't...

I think KAG is not running the UNI and doesn't want to because of perceived restrictions.

Is this correct??
Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
One of mine was stripped from the factory too. ...

One of mine was stripped from the factory too. I'm hoping Rottweiler comes with something pretty quickly.

I was wondering about putting some type of soft epoxy in the holes for the screws to...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
+1 ??

+1

??
Forum: Orange Crush 06-25-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,005
Posted By JBird
This one sounds nice ...

This one sounds nice

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=988674
Forum: Vendors 06-16-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By JBird
Aerostich

Aerostich
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
That wasn't me that changed both. I kept the...

That wasn't me that changed both. I kept the stock front 17, went to a 44 rear and then went to a 45 rear.

I wanted to keep the front stock, I was afraid going down would accelerate the...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 32,910
Posted By JBird
Is that the Remus with no Cat? Did you remap?...

Is that the Remus with no Cat? Did you remap? Looks great! Love the light, may have these mods to my list.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
Yes - fits easily. The hardest part is the...

Yes - fits easily. The hardest part is the tight clearance of the wheel/carrier inside the swingarm - this has nothing to do with the 45 tooth sprocket but the clearance designed in by KTM -...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-07-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
+1

+1
Forum: Orange Crush 06-06-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
PM Sent

PM Sent
Forum: Racing 06-06-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,588
Posted By JBird
Congratulations! That was a great race and a...

Congratulations! That was a great race and a great effort. Nice to hear the riders comments about the bikes - they loved racing them!

Coverage of the TT on Velocity network has been great!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-06-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
Looking at those Dyno graphs the power loss...

Looking at those Dyno graphs the power loss really shows up at the high end of the RPM range - exactly where you would expect it.

I wonder if this power loss is magnified by the fact that the...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-23-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,126
Posted By JBird
Yes!

Yes!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-17-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 32,910
Posted By JBird
Matt or Gloss?

On the right side the gloss of the heat shield on the pipe and the seat cooler look really nice together!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 32,910
Posted By JBird
The Wings system comes with a insulation blanket...

The Wings system comes with a insulation blanket that goes right over the computer under the seat, runs up the back of the tank and drapes down the sides a little. This blanket alone should help a...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 32,910
Posted By JBird
I did not install mine last night. They are...

I did not install mine last night. They are going to rest against that beautiful orange frame in a few places so I wanted to get some protection. The edges of the coolers are turned in toward the...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
Just go get 4 friends and lift it up and put the...

Just go get 4 friends and lift it up and put the center stand down. You can find a few people to help - you live in an apartment complex. Or get the guys at the motorcycle shop to come over -...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-12-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 32,910
Posted By JBird
Got mine in today. Will install them tonight...

Got mine in today. Will install them tonight and ride to work on a hot day tomorrow.

Must say - the fit and finish is 1st rate - exactly what I would expect from Wings. The quality is...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-11-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By JBird
I don't think you gave the 1190R a fair shot - no...

I don't think you gave the 1190R a fair shot - no way it will compare while running stock gearing and tires to a 990 with lower gearing and knobbies and the light weight Akros!

Put the slicks...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
Same exact thing with mine. I'm not giving it...

Same exact thing with mine. I'm not giving it back though!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,654
Posted By JBird
I believe they have moved to California. ...

I believe they have moved to California. Combined with the old Husky headquarters out there.

"R" owners have a legitimate complaint over the one year warranty. The warranty difference wasn't...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By JBird
That is one of the reasons I always ride with...

That is one of the reasons I always ride with earplugs!:lol3

Honestly - they are noisy engines, and depending what other bikes you are used to they are really noisy. It is impossible to diagnose...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,037
Posted By JBird
Sounds like a formula for trouble!!!!

Sounds like a formula for trouble!!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 32,910
Posted By JBird
I bit the bullet and ordered a set in high gloss....

I bit the bullet and ordered a set in high gloss. I was told they will fit the R with crash bars.

It was 93 degrees yesterday.

I'll report back after the install.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 38,319
Posted By JBird
Where does the 85 octane choice come up? I...

Where does the 85 octane choice come up? I haven't seen it with the dongle connected.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-05-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 67,975
Posted By JBird
That is ugly!!!

That is ugly!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-05-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
The 1st time I ever saw "spinners" I about...

The 1st time I ever saw "spinners" I about S$%#!!! Came up to an intersection with a green light and a big four door sedan was sitting there with its wheels spinning!!!!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-30-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 445
Posted By JBird
Nothing to see here. May I suggest I85...

Nothing to see here. May I suggest I85 northbound!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-24-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
You know that is the Barrett and not the Wings!

You know that is the Barrett and not the Wings!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-24-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,534
Posted By JBird
I had one on a Husky 610 and it was real nice. ...

I had one on a Husky 610 and it was real nice. I think the price is good for the 1190. I went with the Wings shorty and really like it - the Barrett wasn't out at the time.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-23-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
You get a shirt and couple stickers!

You get a shirt and couple stickers!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-22-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
+1

+1
Forum: Orange Crush 04-21-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,136
Posted By JBird
It is not the lid seal that is different - they...

It is not the lid seal that is different - they are the same year to year. It is the main filter that is different between the 2013 and 2014.

I received a 2013 and Unifilter was good enough to...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-19-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
The rear mounts bolt right into the engine cases....

The rear mounts bolt right into the engine cases. The tapped holes that the bolts go into are the engine cases. The two frame tabs aren't holding the skid plate. The tab on the kickstand side...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-18-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
Look at the Radguard from Australia - very nice

Look at the Radguard from Australia - very nice
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-16-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By JBird
+1000 for Ironhorse. BYOB = dry county

+1000 for Ironhorse. BYOB = dry county
Forum: Racing 04-13-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 18,245
Posted By JBird
What happened to VR's bike. Sounded like he was...

What happened to VR's bike. Sounded like he was short shifting it.

Attendance was probably down due to the threat of heavy rain. Made for great deals on great seats!! $30 for parking - ouch!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-10-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 377,247
Posted By JBird
2013 and 2014 should be different. I'd go with...

2013 and 2014 should be different. I'd go with the Uni Filter - especially with the known issues
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