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Old 04-23-2013, 07:37 AM   #7726
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Quoted because this is one of the best looking ADV's out there. The colour matches the bike perfectly.
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Old 04-23-2013, 01:02 PM   #7727
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Cleaned her, installed BL3000 leds, Wings NOS, touring windshield and heated grips.

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Old 04-23-2013, 01:38 PM   #7728
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nice!
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Old 04-23-2013, 07:06 PM   #7729
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orange crash bars on safari tank

Sunday I installed my modified crash bars made to fit the safari tank.
My wife gave me a gift certificate for the orange powder coat at Christmas and just got around to getting them re-welded to fit.
They do look nice next to the big black tank. I threw some decals on the tank earlier just to break up the blackness.
The tanks are nice for long distances and not riding from gas station to gas station. They do like to grow. Right now I am having trouble getting the front mounting bolt lined up by the head light, but no worries I got four other bolts attaching it.
The safari tank is tough and question the need for the crash bars but I removed the tank skid guards and after all it was a Christmas present and it does look nice.
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Old 04-23-2013, 07:10 PM   #7730
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I got some goodies from the ups man (followed closely by my dog thinking the guy was food )

New stock airfilter for the big girl
set of metzler mce Karoo tires
and a Fuze block FZ1

Most will be installed over the week.
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Old 04-23-2013, 08:14 PM   #7731
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Old 04-23-2013, 11:32 PM   #7732
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Took her out in Texas.



And yeah, I know: wrong tires and all that. But this was a shakedown run and a few things did shake off.
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Old 04-24-2013, 02:05 PM   #7733
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Found the missing link to get the bike back together:



Now a few parts are a paint but as soon as I get them back there is a matter of an hour or 2 before its ready for another season!

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Old 04-24-2013, 02:15 PM   #7734
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And yeah, I know: wrong tires and all that. But this was a shakedown run and a few things did shake off.
Huh. Looks like you lost your Kriegas.
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Old 04-24-2013, 05:08 PM   #7735
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I got a pretty yet empty box delivered today.




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Old 04-24-2013, 07:01 PM   #7736
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Spent a good chunk of the day installing mufflers, my pannier rack and tank bars on my new 990R. Pictures to follow...
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Old 04-25-2013, 10:39 PM   #7737
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welcomed the new lady home

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Old 04-26-2013, 02:39 PM   #7738
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I want your KTM 500 EXCmy next KTM for the garage is this bike!!!!!!!!!!!
My KTM 990 Adv in the shop right now for it's 7500 mile service oil valves air filter and etc. also having them install new KTM low suspension kit for the 990 adv as well and a new EXCEL 1.85x21" front wheel and having Seat Concepts redo my seat for a lower seat. Added the Roxx 1 1/4" riser to my Scotts Stablizer with there triple clamps. Now I have to pay for all this when she comes out next week of the shop but I;am stoked!!!!!!
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Old 04-26-2013, 05:00 PM   #7739
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I did nothing to my KTM today

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Old 04-26-2013, 09:46 PM   #7740
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first day of riding since the accident..got on the new EXC to just 'cruise around the block'..within minutes i was riding on any bit of green i could find on the pavement...good thing this bike is going to kept away from civilisation..we are off to a risky start!

p.s you can see the bits of green in my last picture a page back..
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