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 01-24-2014, 04:23 AM   #9076
RoundOz
Plenty of seasoning
 
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: West Nebraska
Oddometer: 964
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lurkerlou View Post
New boots :)

Who is your bootmaker?
__________________
2009 KTM Adventure
RoundOz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 05:34 AM   #9077
Beema Killa
Beema Killa
 
Beema Killa's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2012
Location: Calgary Canada
Oddometer: 693
Yes, who is your cobbler?
Beema Killa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 07:14 AM   #9078
youngblood
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Joined: Jul 2007
Location: Lookout Mountain TN
Oddometer: 353
Front looks a lot like a Dunlop D606...
__________________

2014 KTM Adv 1190R
2007 KTM Adv 990S Dakar 7k miles FOR SALE
2005 KTM 525 SX Supermoto/Rally
2002 KTM LC4 Supermoto (old GumbyDave-mobile)
youngblood is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 09:05 AM   #9079
ctbr
n00b
 
Joined: Sep 2010
Oddometer: 2
Quote:
Originally Posted by KTMbageera View Post
There are lots of KTM fans in Cambodia. Everywhere you look, there are guys in our favourite colour. They are so excited to see KTM's rolling throughout the Kingdom.

I am sporting new graphics I designed and had cut here. Completely reflective 3M glow in the headlights materials. Cost me $30 for the sticker wizards to cut and apply.




I was thinking of designing some graphics myself, do you have any templates ?
ctbr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 09:37 AM   #9080
bluedog52
Gnarly Adventurer
 
bluedog52's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2014
Oddometer: 296
Played in the dark with new camera, messing around with stock lighting on the 2013 Baja. Getting ready for some night action got trail work or is that goat trail they seem to narrow in the dark

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1a...baja-2013_auto
bluedog52 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 10:00 AM   #9081
Black Hills
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Apr 2011
Location: Western South Dakota
Oddometer: 1,008
Installed TT skid plate, radiator gaurd, removed canister so tools will fit under the seat, removed tank to wire up plug for electric vest, and as long as I had it stripped down checked nuts,bolts,wired,hoses,etc.
For those who struggle with the foot peg springs forget that video and simply get an assistant. Use two pliers to bring the ends of the springs together until they are 1/2" apart. Have your lovely assistant tout a zip tie on olace to hold them. Now hold your little bomb by the tail of the zip tie and put the foot peg in place. Lower the spring into place and have your assistant install the pin. Cut the zip tie and you are done, less than a minute a side and no cussing.
I think the tank removal is a little easier on the 1190 than it was on the 990.
Black Hills is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 10:20 AM   #9082
Lurkerlou
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Lurkerlou's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2012
Location: Kamloops BC
Oddometer: 218
Dunlop 606 is my cobbler this time.
Lurkerlou is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 12:49 PM   #9083
FakeName
Wile E Coyote SuperGenius
 
FakeName's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2007
Location: San Diego
Oddometer: 1,679
Quote:
Originally Posted by Black Hills View Post
Have your lovely assistant tout a zip tie on
Pic of assistant?
__________________
ADVdiscount Motorcycle Product Photography


2011 White 990 Adv S
2014 500EXC Black
FakeName is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 01:18 PM   #9084
FtheRedSticker
Adventurer
 
Joined: Dec 2012
Location: NorCal
Oddometer: 49
Couple days ago I put on a 45 tooth rear sprocket. The front is a 16. The front wheel comes up no problem now. I commuted with it yesterday and really enjoyed it. Not 100% sure Ill keep the 45 on there just yet, I need more time on the bike to make up my mind.
FtheRedSticker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 01:49 PM   #9085
rattis
Studly Adventurer
 
rattis's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2010
Location: East of the seas of Kattegat
Oddometer: 991
Laugh Brazil

Drove it along the Brazilian coast on my way to Montevideo.
No wheelies or burnouts though
__________________
I wish I had bought a GSA a long time ago
and now I drink Orange Crush as well, double up now, a 990Adv and a 950 SER
rattis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 04:58 PM   #9086
Beema Killa
Beema Killa
 
Beema Killa's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2012
Location: Calgary Canada
Oddometer: 693
I think after I burn through another Karoo I'm gonna toss a 908 front onto the off-road rim for the 990. Have some real grip for a change. The 606 looks good too.
Beema Killa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 05:29 PM   #9087
econwatch
Adventurer
 
econwatch's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2011
Location: NYC, Pike County PA, Toronto
Oddometer: 71
Received delivery of front suspension parts to upgrade my stock 2012 990A. Suggested upgrade from Jeff for my front end. All settings tried on stock standard and sport levels and front end feels unplanted. Remembering back to how much better it felt after a spring upgrade on my old 2006 Wee-strom this was an easy decision. Can't wait for warmer temps.

- CSR43465-58 springs WP48 .58kg/mm 43x465mm
- MKSKF48WP seals x2

~210# wet, 6', 80% road 20% dirt, NY/NJ/PA roads, 2 multi day multi surface trips per year.

SR service has been great. Also can't thank adv posters enough for all the great info.

econwatch is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2014, 07:29 PM   #9088
steved57
Gnarly Adventurer
 
steved57's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2007
Location: East Texas
Oddometer: 285
I had sent my suspension off my 990 SMR to Superplush and got it back a few days ago so I installed forks and shock and also installed Motohooligan air box, SAS block off plates, new butterflys, removes SAS components and evap can and will try it out this weekend
__________________
AMA Earned Life Member
2014 NORRA Mexican 1000
2014 Husaberg FE 350
2010 KTM 990 Supermoto
2010 KTM RC8
steved57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2014, 06:30 PM   #9089
BykBoy
Meshuganeh
 
BykBoy's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2003
Location: Reston, VA
Oddometer: 521
Underseat Fuel Tank on 990 ADV with ABS

Installed Rade's underseat fuel tank on the Dirty Dak.





More pictures here.

Thanks Rade for a great product and service!
__________________
Save $5 when you open a SmugMug account. Use the following coupon: 4l1hicJzWvYNE
BykBoy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2014, 06:41 PM   #9090
EZ300
Studly Adventurer
 
EZ300's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2007
Location: ARIDZONA
Oddometer: 941
Quote:
Originally Posted by KamLeeR View Post
What a nice clean chain!
I live in Arizona.
No mud here,... only rock and sand.
__________________
EZ
AMRA
2007 KTM 990 Adventure
2010 KTM 530 XC-W Six Days
www.rockstarsmc.com
EZ300 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 04:56 AM.


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