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Old 06-21-2011, 04:16 PM   #2116
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it's a badge of honor to ride thru it... GO FOR IT !

I have a HUGE badge then!! I was covered with mud... So was the bike!
I'm proud now... Thanks Paul ...
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Old 06-21-2011, 04:20 PM   #2117
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Bikyto,

Send me your contact info..

He also moved another bar on the top so that its easy to get the the fill cap.. come over over if you want to see it..

I live in sunnyvale

Paul
I'd love to see the brace. Todd mentioned it. I'm in San Jose. So whenever is convenient for you.

I'll send you an email. Thanks again.
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Old 06-21-2011, 04:30 PM   #2118
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I have a HUGE badge then!! I was covered with mud... So was the bike!
So were the people pushing your bike!
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Old 06-21-2011, 04:52 PM   #2119
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He also moved another bar on the top so that its easy to get the the fill cap..
I think it's an awesome mod
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Old 06-21-2011, 05:17 PM   #2120
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I think it's an awesome mod
ya it is.. without the mod it makes filling the aux tank almost not worth the trouble. now I fill it every time and don't even think about it.

Chris, This is another nice mod for your abs

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=353782&highlight=Brake+switch post 3
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Old 06-21-2011, 08:36 PM   #2121
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So were the people pushing your bike!
You're right.. But... Mine is a real badge!
Just kiddin' thank you for the help. As I said, I wouldn't have gotten it out by myself.
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Old 06-21-2011, 08:39 PM   #2122
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ya it is.. without the mod it makes filling the aux tank almost not worth the trouble. now I fill it every time and don't even think about it.

Chris, This is another nice mod for your abs

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=353782&highlight=Brake+switch post 3
Thanks Paul!
That's one of the first mods I did to the bike. I nearly went straight in a ditch on my first outing on dirt. I came home and modded the ABS so that it never happens again.

I like the abs system but I really like that it can be permanently turned off.
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Old 06-22-2011, 08:42 AM   #2123
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Chris, Thats the same mod that You were looking at on Zeegman's Bike. Glad You got through in the long run.
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Old 06-22-2011, 08:49 AM   #2124
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Chris, Thats the same mod that You were looking at on Zeegman's Bike. Glad You got through in the long run.
Was it?

Yes got through without incident except the last "real" mud hole...
That and I was a bit slow but these guys were really nice to me!
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Old 06-22-2011, 09:29 AM   #2125
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YOU were slow? I am honestly surprised. One of these days We will ride again. Gotta get a new set of tires(Knobblys)
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Old 06-22-2011, 09:38 AM   #2126
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YOU were slow? I am honestly surprised. One of these days We will ride again. Gotta get a new set of tires(Knobblys)
Scorpions suck on dirt. I felt like i was on marbles the whole time. Had also put too much air pressure because I didn't want to take a chance to get pinched. AND, most importantly, these guys are not beginners.
Should have put knobbies on...next time!
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Old 06-22-2011, 04:41 PM   #2127
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Chris, Thats the same mod that You were looking at on Zeegman's Bike. .
ok you saw it then...

Mike Z got that from me after I put a hole in my first tank and I went looking for answers to not have this happen again.

The same guy did the work my friend Mike A.
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Old 06-22-2011, 04:55 PM   #2128
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Looked great on Mikes Bike. If I ever get the Aux tank I will be in Touch.
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Old 06-22-2011, 05:52 PM   #2129
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Advtank brace and July 2 Adventure Ride

Hi Guys,

the brace works great - I was up at Yosemite area this weekend and it worked great. Will have some vids to show.

Anybody interested in the Adventure Ride by Adventure Designs in Hayward July 2?

http://www.advdesigns.net/info.html

They will be going North of Golden Gate and hitting some dirt up there.

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Old 06-22-2011, 06:37 PM   #2130
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ok you saw it then...

Mike Z got that from me after I put a hole in my first tank and I went looking for answers to not have this happen again.

The same guy did the work my friend Mike A.
Thanks Paul, I assumed it was different. I was under the impression, from what I was told, that the bracket was different by the passenger footpegs.

I'll get in touch with Mike A. asap. That hole you had in the tank is certainly a bit of a concern...
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