ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Bikes > Orange Crush
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-14-2013, 11:36 AM   #8626
slidewayes
slidewayes
 
slidewayes's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2010
Location: HESPERIA CA
Oddometer: 414
Spent hours looking for my cap ,Gave up and came home there it was laying in the driveway
slidewayes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2013, 02:07 PM   #8627
Nowwhat
I'll Go Second...
 
Nowwhat's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2007
Location: On the Ground Laughing
Oddometer: 4,481
Quote:
Originally Posted by slidewayes View Post
Spent hours looking for my cap ,Gave up and came home there it was laying in the driveway
Gas?....

I have done that with the oil cap....
__________________
'14 1190R...Adventure Beast
'13 690 Quest...Rally Beast
950SE......Desert Beast
'Berg 570..Trail Beast
Nowwhat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2013, 08:59 PM   #8628
GrenDesb
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Joined: May 2011
Location: Québec
Oddometer: 302
Finally installed and tested my just resprung, revalved and upgraded to 245mm suspension.



Just a short ride so far but seems well worth the investment.

Thanks to Alex at Konflict Motorsport.
GrenDesb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2013, 12:17 AM   #8629
LocuL
Gnarly Infantry
 
LocuL's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2006
Location: Denmark - Jutland
Oddometer: 1,158
Enjoyed the sun on this beautyful day. Looking forward to my daughter is old enough to small trips on the bike.



Just did an 6 hours enduro event on my new 2013 350 SXF which i´ve done enduro ready. I managed 2nd in the 6 hours class.
An rare pic of me looking badass...
__________________
KTM 950(1190) Adv-s, Soon to be Project 1190
KTM 530 EXC-R 08
LocuL is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2013, 10:40 AM   #8630
Alleycatdad
Unbunch yer panties!
 
Alleycatdad's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Location: True Norcal, not that Bay Area/Sacto Crap...
Oddometer: 1,385
Quote:
Originally Posted by GrenDesb View Post
Finally installed and tested my just resprung, revalved and upgraded to 245mm suspension.



Just a short ride so far but seems well worth the investment.

Thanks to Alex at Konflict Motorsport.

Looks like you need a new centerstand. Easy to get it up there though, eh?

SA
__________________
When in doubt, PIN IT! It may not help, but it'll sure end the suspense...
Wretched Exce$$ See ADVr's around the world-ADV spotwalla page
Riding Wretched Wretched Passes
Bad decisions make good stories.
Alleycatdad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2013, 10:59 AM   #8631
KTM Deano
Adventurer
 
Joined: Aug 2013
Oddometer: 60
Some of these pics are awesome. Thanks for sharing guys
KTM Deano is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2013, 02:17 PM   #8632
GrenDesb
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Joined: May 2011
Location: Québec
Oddometer: 302
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alleycatdad View Post
Looks like you need a new centerstand. Easy to get it up there though, eh?

SA
Sidestand is a problem right now as bike sits at almost 45deg. I'll make an adjustable extension welding on some threaded rod+nut.

At least it's easy to put on the center stand but chain lubing and tire changing needs a piece of lumber. I don't know what to do with it yet, the budget all went in the suspenders.
GrenDesb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2013, 04:18 PM   #8633
Alleycatdad
Unbunch yer panties!
 
Alleycatdad's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Location: True Norcal, not that Bay Area/Sacto Crap...
Oddometer: 1,385
Quote:
Originally Posted by GrenDesb View Post
Sidestand is a problem right now as bike sits at almost 45deg. I'll make an adjustable extension welding on some threaded rod+nut.

At least it's easy to put on the center stand but chain lubing and tire changing needs a piece of lumber. I don't know what to do with it yet, the budget all went in the suspenders.
As, of course, it should have! You'll figure it out...

SA
__________________
When in doubt, PIN IT! It may not help, but it'll sure end the suspense...
Wretched Exce$$ See ADVr's around the world-ADV spotwalla page
Riding Wretched Wretched Passes
Bad decisions make good stories.
Alleycatdad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2013, 06:18 PM   #8634
Mr Head
PowerPoint ADV
 
Mr Head's Avatar
 
Joined: Sep 2003
Location: Orange County, CA
Oddometer: 6,521
Just commuted to work and back home.
The lock showed from Touratech so last night I stuck the top box on. Now, I can lock up more gear! Like that helmet.

Fat guy on a big bike. The top box is almost over my head when the bike is on the centerstand.



Those are the summer weight Sidi Crossfires. I'm beta testing them. I can't get the bike on the centerstand using them like I could the 1150 Adventure.
The parts for my side stand and bash plate arrived from CJ Designs tonight.
Now, I need to go buy a new T-45 since the cheapie from Pep Boys shattered the last time I used it.
__________________
...Richard
Smugmug
Mr Head is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2013, 09:05 PM   #8635
rnoliver
Adventurer
 
Joined: Mar 2012
Oddometer: 36
What screen is that?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr Head View Post
Just commuted to work and back home.
The lock showed from Touratech so last night I stuck the top box on. Now, I can lock up more gear! Like that helmet.

Fat guy on a big bike. The top box is almost over my head when the bike is on the centerstand.



Those are the summer weight Sidi Crossfires. I'm beta testing them. I can't get the bike on the centerstand using them like I could the 1150 Adventure.
The parts for my side stand and bash plate arrived from CJ Designs tonight.
Now, I need to go buy a new T-45 since the cheapie from Pep Boys shattered the last time I used it.
Can't tell from this pic, but what windscreen are you using?
rnoliver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2013, 08:39 AM   #8636
Alleycatdad
Unbunch yer panties!
 
Alleycatdad's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Location: True Norcal, not that Bay Area/Sacto Crap...
Oddometer: 1,385
Finally! A weekend project that took over three weeks....

New bars with enough control space for all the nav stuff for TSD rally.
Custom Dash to hold all the nav/timing gear for TSD rally-ugly but functional and strong.
HDB guards with mirrors and top clamp for switchgear and power socket.
Wiring for all of the above.
CPR intake, snap out, and doghouse, with slight mods to fuzeblock in dash to fit.
Oil change.
New fuel filters. The old ones didn't look terrible, but at 17,000 miles it seemed like time. I used the fuel filters from Gefr with no issues.
New breather hose for the safaris.
Added basic programmable speedo/computer/voltmeter at eyeline next to the endure computer so the speedo will match the TSD calcs.

SA
__________________
When in doubt, PIN IT! It may not help, but it'll sure end the suspense...
Wretched Exce$$ See ADVr's around the world-ADV spotwalla page
Riding Wretched Wretched Passes
Bad decisions make good stories.
Alleycatdad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2013, 10:38 AM   #8637
DesertSurfer
Tail sprayin
 
DesertSurfer's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: City of the Angels
Oddometer: 1,225
Let's see it... In all it's new found glory!!!

Bring it on...


Quote:
Originally Posted by Alleycatdad View Post
Finally! A weekend project that took over three weeks....

New bars with enough control space for all the nav stuff for TSD rally.
Custom Dash to hold all the nav/timing gear for TSD rally-ugly but functional and strong.
HDB guards with mirrors and top clamp for switchgear and power socket.
Wiring for all of the above.
CPR intake, snap out, and doghouse, with slight mods to fuzeblock in dash to fit.
Oil change.
New fuel filters. The old ones didn't look terrible, but at 17,000 miles it seemed like time. I used the fuel filters from Gefr with no issues.
New breather hose for the safaris.
Added basic programmable speedo/computer/voltmeter at eyeline next to the endure computer so the speedo will match the TSD calcs.

SA
__________________
'"This whole memory lapse is gett'in to me. Hopefully I think I'll outgrow it."
DesertSurfer is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2013, 10:50 AM   #8638
Alleycatdad
Unbunch yer panties!
 
Alleycatdad's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Location: True Norcal, not that Bay Area/Sacto Crap...
Oddometer: 1,385
Yeah, if I didn't come to work in the dark, go home in the dark, and ride the bike in the dark....

Soon.

SA
__________________
When in doubt, PIN IT! It may not help, but it'll sure end the suspense...
Wretched Exce$$ See ADVr's around the world-ADV spotwalla page
Riding Wretched Wretched Passes
Bad decisions make good stories.
Alleycatdad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2013, 10:58 AM   #8639
KaytM
Just a fella.
 
KaytM's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2011
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland.
Oddometer: 203
Quote:
Originally Posted by LocuL View Post
What wheels are you sporting there mate??
__________________
2006.5 990 ADVENTURE.
KaytM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2013, 01:47 PM   #8640
LocuL
Gnarly Infantry
 
LocuL's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2006
Location: Denmark - Jutland
Oddometer: 1,158
Hello neighbour

That would be 17/17 Marchessini from the SD, with CJ´s brake disc converter. Running with 1 320mm disc front and standard rear. Standard caliper with an converter for 320mm from ebay.
__________________
KTM 950(1190) Adv-s, Soon to be Project 1190
KTM 530 EXC-R 08
LocuL is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 10:03 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014