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Old 11-11-2013, 06:03 AM   #3691
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Any felllow Veterans in the market for some lighting send me an email (sandjoh@gmail.com) for a special offer.

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Old 11-11-2013, 09:00 PM   #3692
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been forming the bar I intend to mount my auxiliary lights, gps, rollchart and Vapor to. Got it tacked together today. Need to add the mount tabs for the lights and finish my welds. Anxiously waiting for the ADVmonster floods to become available. I plan to mount two spots, hooked to the highbeams, and two floods wired with the low beams, and, if I don't get too confused, use the dimmer switch to turn them on together, independently of the headlight.

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Old 11-12-2013, 05:36 AM   #3693
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been forming the bar I intend to mount my auxiliary lights, gps, rollchart and Vapor to. Got it tacked together today. Need to add the mount tabs for the lights and finish my welds. Anxiously waiting for the ADVmonster floods to become available. I plan to mount two spots, hooked to the highbeams, and two floods wired with the low beams, and, if I don't get too confused, use the dimmer switch to turn them on together, independently of the headlight.

Looks interesting, whats the sidecar hooked to?
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Old 11-12-2013, 06:22 AM   #3694
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Looks interesting, whats the sidecar hooked to?
A Triumph Scrambler. It's not a real rally bike of course, although I will probably do the Black Dog with it next summer. I'd call it my play bike, but actually it is my car. I use it for year round daily transportation as well as mushroom hunting and camping excursions in the mountains that surround my home. The headlight on the Triumph is notoriously weak. I am really looking forward to getting these lights hooked up. Winter is dark!

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Old 11-12-2013, 12:47 PM   #3695
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Hi John,
I need to add a light to my Baja Designs 8" halogen race light setup, to serve as a high beam. There is a handy bolt on the side of my light frame, to which I figure I can mount something. The bike is my daily driver, as well as the occasional DS venture.

Does one of your models potentially suit this application? Again, this would be aimed like a DOT high beam...wired to my regular high beam switch.
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Old 11-12-2013, 02:56 PM   #3696
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Hi John,
I need to add a light to my Baja Designs 8" halogen race light setup, to serve as a high beam. There is a handy bolt on the side of my light frame, to which I figure I can mount something. The bike is my daily driver, as well as the occasional DS venture.

Does one of your models potentially suit this application? Again, this would be aimed like a DOT high beam...wired to my regular high beam switch.
You will be hard pressed to find a DOT legal LED light. They are out there but at a price. The Race light is not DOT legal iirc.

If DOT is not a concern, I would recommend selling the race light and going with one of our Dual Sport Fairings. It weighs less than the race light setup puts out way more light and adds functionality.

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Old 11-12-2013, 03:00 PM   #3697
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you have something like this for KTM EXC?

hey by the way i mentioned in the FL thread:

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sanjoh I didn;t realize you're a Floridian as many times as I've peeked at your light threads. If you ever need either Concours14 or KTM EXC for example or template bikes I'm right over in Tampa
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Old 11-12-2013, 04:22 PM   #3698
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you have something like this for KTM EXC?
Possibly, what year and model?

LED lights need DC power. I think KTM used AC headlights up until 08.
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Old 11-12-2013, 06:12 PM   #3699
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possibly, what year and model?

Led lights need dc power. I think ktm used ac headlights up until 08.
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Old 11-12-2013, 06:14 PM   #3700
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Whereabouts do the Model 60's fall for colour temperature (~5000k?)
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Old 11-13-2013, 04:08 AM   #3701
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AC powered headlight. You can add wiring that goes to the battery, hedlight switch and make it DC. Or with a bit more effort and $ convert the whole sytem to DC with a stator and regulator rectifier.

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Whereabouts do the Model 60's fall for colour temperature (~5000k?)
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Old 11-13-2013, 10:16 AM   #3702
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Any felllow Veterans in the market for some lighting send me an email (sandjoh@gmail.com) for a special offer.

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awww man, is this still in effect?
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Old 11-13-2013, 11:42 AM   #3703
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awww man, is this still in effect?
Yes
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Old 11-13-2013, 02:29 PM   #3704
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Awesome, greatly appreciated.

What kind of difference is their between the model 50 and 60? I understand the 50 has a tighter beam pattern and the 60 has a higher lumen rating. Which one do you recommend to augment the high beam headlight on a purely street bike? Does the 5 degree difference in beam pattern make a huge difference? I am assuming that the 60 reaches further and wider, but I just want to check before I order.

I already have two model 30's mounted on my 919 and they work brilliantly. Now I want a little extra to light up back roads at 0300 (HW 17 for instance...lol.) I am riding out to New Mexico again next month and the extra lighting would be nice.

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Old 11-14-2013, 10:20 AM   #3705
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Awesome, greatly appreciated.

What kind of difference is their between the model 50 and 60? I understand the 50 has a tighter beam pattern and the 60 has a higher lumen rating. Which one do you recommend to augment the high beam headlight on a purely street bike? Does the 5 degree difference in beam pattern make a huge difference? I am assuming that the 60 reaches further and wider, but I just want to check before I order.

I already have two model 30's mounted on my 919 and they work brilliantly. Now I want a little extra to light up back roads at 0300 (HW 17 for instance...lol.) I am riding out to New Mexico again next month and the extra lighting would be nice.
Model 60 still has the edge in output and distance.
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