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Old 04-07-2013, 11:39 PM   #7666
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Sold mine...

Sadly, after 9 years and 50,000km's of pure joy, I had to let mine go to greener pastures and a happy new owner. I am going to miss you my friend, please think of me on your new adventures.

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Old 04-08-2013, 01:31 AM   #7667
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Sadly, after 9 years and 50,000km's of pure joy, I had to let mine go to greener pastures and a happy new owner. I am going to miss you my friend, please think of me on your new adventures.

What Fuel containers are Those saddle bags?
How much?
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Old 04-08-2013, 04:29 AM   #7668
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Sadly, after 9 years and 50,000km's of pure joy, I had to let mine go to greener pastures and a happy new owner. I am going to miss you my friend, please think of me on your new adventures.

Man and machine.... I listened to an interview of a scientist who just finished submitting his research. He was able to show when we use a tool, a machine,...long enough, our brain creates new circuits for that particularal tool and make it as if it was an extension of our body like an arm!

Let it go, it is nothing more than nuts and bolts and rubber. Its your creation. You are not losing that ability and can never sell it. Just dont lose it.
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Old 04-09-2013, 11:39 AM   #7669
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Talking

Did a bunch of stuff

KTM Twins and Weld 86 sent me a little care package.



Plus: An oil change, inspect clutch basket bolts, clutch oil jet, adjust IAJ's to 1.5 turns. And a all fairings off cleaning.

That was a busy 5 hours....

Time to ride!
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:46 PM   #7670
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Came back home to CA.
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Old 04-09-2013, 09:47 PM   #7671
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You better add some more support under the bash plate so that the bike is more upright. In the current position, there is a chance that the forward weight will lead to the bike come off the mainstand.
The bike wont fall down but all the weight will come to rest on the bash plate and one person can't put it back on the stand again. DAMHIK.
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Old 04-09-2013, 10:56 PM   #7672
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I fixed a broken turn signal tonight. Stopped working last friday and I finally got good enough weather to dig in. (I don't like doing electrical work in 50 mph winds and rain) Turns out one of the wires broke right at the plastic quick connector behind one of the upper fairings.

Cut off the bad end of the loose wire and cleaned it up. Pushed the pin out of the plastic quick connector plug and opened up the little flaps and then soldered the wire to the pin and folded the flaps over the top of the solder and pushed it all together. Nice and tight now.
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Old 04-12-2013, 01:00 AM   #7673
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Mr. Tax man said i was very good last year so I ordered my Safari Tanks from CJ and dualsportwarehouse.com...........BLACK!


She's almost done!
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Old 04-12-2013, 07:46 AM   #7674
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What didn't I do ?

Changed oil, new Cycra Handguards, euro headlight switch, CJ side stand relocator, CJ drain hose , new sprocket, Scott's triple clamp + stabilizer and a bath after a 400 km off road adventure day the day before.

In the effort of farkling I'm headed out for some more thrashing today then I might tackle my HID headlight instal.
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Old 04-12-2013, 08:34 AM   #7675
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Flushed my Clutch fluid... Replaced the Mineral oil with ATF


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Old 04-12-2013, 09:07 AM   #7676
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yuck, how many miles on that sludge? bete.
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Old 04-12-2013, 09:29 AM   #7677
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installed a high fender





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Old 04-12-2013, 09:36 AM   #7678
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Well I lost the race do to a malfunctioning Skid plate, however I did not lose the Sunday night shenanigans. Monday morning was a bitch
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Old 04-12-2013, 09:56 AM   #7679
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Changed out that damned o-ring behind the gear position indicator.
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Old 04-12-2013, 10:18 AM   #7680
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yuck, how many miles on that sludge? bete.





A little over 32,000 miles ...
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