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Old 10-24-2013, 05:34 PM   #8671
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Got my G2 calmer throttle today. Took about five minutes to install. Short test ride at trials speed, and awesome!


Got my repair DVD as well.
Time to go test this thing out on dirt.
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Old 10-24-2013, 07:03 PM   #8672
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Sold my 950, thats what i did after having it for 10 years. Looks like a new 1190 is in my future. Now to sell some of the extra parts I never installed.
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:20 AM   #8673
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New tires

Well, I had the Kenda Big Blocks fitted yesterday. So far I've done about 60 miles on pavement. max speed of 65 and generally taking it slow until they are scrubbed. So far no squirrilyness and headshake like I had with new 908s. Lean into a corner is also very progressive due to the round profile of the 150 on the standard rim. I will take it on some dirt tomorrow and then come back via the highway to test higher speeds. I'll report back on the longevity, but I'm generally light on tires and if I get 4000 miles I'll be happy. 200 Bucks for the set.
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Old 10-25-2013, 07:08 AM   #8674
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Now to sell some of the extra parts I never installed.
PM Sent.

Oh, wait. Don't know what they are or how much they cost.

Just a gut reaction.


Carry on.
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Old 10-25-2013, 07:22 AM   #8675
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Replaced the nearly-worn-out Scorpion Rally front tire with a nearly-new TKC 80. Prefer the Rally, but had the TKC sitting right here; may as well use it....



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Old 10-25-2013, 09:38 AM   #8676
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pm sent.

Oh, wait. Don't know what they are or how much they cost.

Just a gut reaction.


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Old 10-25-2013, 07:01 PM   #8677
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PM Sent.

Oh, wait. Don't know what they are or how much they cost.

Just a gut reaction.


Carry on.
Yup.

Brilliant.
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Old 10-25-2013, 07:51 PM   #8678
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PM Sent.

Oh, wait. Don't know what they are or how much they cost.

Just a gut reaction.


Carry on.
LOL, I was going to do the very same thing!!
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Old 10-26-2013, 03:20 AM   #8679
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Well, I had the Kenda Big Blocks fitted yesterday. So far I've done about 60 miles on pavement. max speed of 65 and generally taking it slow until they are scrubbed. So far no squirrilyness and headshake like I had with new 908s. Lean into a corner is also very progressive due to the round profile of the 150 on the standard rim. I will take it on some dirt tomorrow and then come back via the highway to test higher speeds. I'll report back on the longevity, but I'm generally light on tires and if I get 4000 miles I'll be happy. 200 Bucks for the set.
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Old 10-26-2013, 01:48 PM   #8680
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The parts I have found are New in the box FMF Q4 Ti mufflers and a Tourtech mount for the 26xx, 27xx and 2820 Garmin GPS still looking in the trailer for more parts!
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Old 10-26-2013, 01:51 PM   #8681
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Replaced the nearly-worn-out Scorpion Rally front tire with a nearly-new TKC 80. Prefer the Rally, but had the TKC sitting right here; may as well use it....



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that old tires got at least a few hunnerd miles left on it......
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Old 10-26-2013, 01:55 PM   #8682
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I finally finished up my bi-xenon conversion. Not the greatest pics, but at less than $100 all said and done, I think it's a better investment than the euro headlight.
I really like your light conversion.

Did I miss your write up ?
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Old 10-26-2013, 07:51 PM   #8683
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Mounted some cheap Aux lights



Mounted them directly to the crash bars. Time will tell whether this was a good choice or not I guess haha


Thought I'd get fancy and mount the switch in the fairing. Turned out pretty well


Although I did discover that regular drill bits don't like a whole lot of lateral force while I was "milling" out the hole with a cordless drill
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Old 10-26-2013, 11:54 PM   #8684
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Old 10-27-2013, 04:05 PM   #8685
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Wow...


I finally finished up my bi-xenon conversion. Not the greatest pics, but at less than $100 all said and done, I think it's a better investment than the euro headlight.

Please post the link to your write up here. In the meantime what kind of light you installed, got any link?:
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