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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-14-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,514
Posted By River6822
New direction

After we talked last I had some time to digest what you'd said about the bike having the DNA of RevIt. While the original sketches were very KTM the new ones were most definitely a departure. I can...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-11-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,514
Posted By River6822
Kudos

Whatever you gents do it'll be handsome and functional. Subscribed.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-01-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,433
Posted By River6822
Wicked Bruno Wessel 8 x 13 Rally Studs

I talked to the people at BW today. I have all the info I need to make the pilot holes and get the tires studded. My local Mavis has a gun and will do the studding. The only hold up right now is...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-27-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,433
Posted By River6822
Studded Tires

I don't think they will protrude as much as trellies. They do make an MX stud that looks a lot like them though. They are much longer overall and designed for your standard nobbie tire.

I like the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-26-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,433
Posted By River6822
Tire Stud Gun

Who has a tire stud gun!?

I want to try Bruno Wessel 8X13 Rally studs but it isn't easy to get it figured out without some trial and error.

My local Mavis will do it but they aren't...
Forum: Equipment 10-05-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,153
Posted By River6822
The image charges the car rate from what I can...

The image charges the car rate from what I can tell. I had marginal success with the chest pocket method. Here in upstate NY there are still toll plazas that hand click you through and they always...
Forum: Equipment 10-04-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,153
Posted By River6822
Wink Zip ties work great but they don't offer the...

Zip ties work great but they don't offer the flexibility I needed. I was concerned with theft so I wanted it removable. I also use it on multiple bikes and often use the car version because of the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-03-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2,429
Views: 325,074
Posted By River6822
rear plate

I don't have a drawing but have the means to produce one. PM me if interested.
Forum: Equipment 10-03-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,153
Posted By River6822
EZ Pass mount plate

Sorry to revive such an old thread but I wasn't sure where else to post. I came up with this idea a bit ago and recently some people have noticed it and and asked where I got it. I designed it and...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-04-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,415
Posted By River6822
Is that the blue ridge parkway?

Is that the blue ridge parkway?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-06-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2,429
Views: 325,074
Posted By River6822
heat shielding

You can get the self adhesive stuff from Summit Racing or Jegs. It makes a HUGE difference. I ran it under my seat for a while and I even added some to the voltage regulator bracket to help deflect...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-28-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 743
Posted By River6822
Brake Fluid

I had a similar problem until I completely flushed and refilled from a brand new sealed bottle of fluid. Brake fluid can absorb moisture. (Hygroscopic)

I made the mistake of buying a quart sized...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-15-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4,535
Views: 666,249
Posted By River6822
Me either but considering you can handle yourself...

Me either but considering you can handle yourself on the 1190 the wee 950 should be no problem for you! ;-)

I think my biggest questions are the wind protection and the fly by wire response,...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-15-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 4,535
Views: 666,249
Posted By River6822
Thanks!! If I can't find one closer it looks like...

Thanks!! If I can't find one closer it looks like a road trip is in order. :)
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-15-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 4,535
Views: 666,249
Posted By River6822
That's the one I saw. It's his demo bike from...

That's the one I saw. It's his demo bike from Austria. No test rides. :-(
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-15-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4,535
Views: 666,249
Posted By River6822
Excellent. Thanks. The KTM website didn't have...

Excellent. Thanks. The KTM website didn't have much info. The next closest demo was in PA at the end of July.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-15-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 4,535
Views: 666,249
Posted By River6822
Question 1190 Test Drive

If this is in the wrong place to post please nuke.

I am a 950 super enduro rider/owner. I dropped my bike off for a valve check this past weekend and came face to face with the new 1190. Wow! What...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-03-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,032
Posted By River6822
Subscribed

Sounds like fun. Count me in.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-25-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 17,855
Posted By River6822
Thumb Thanks

It was nice to meet you guys today. Hope to see some of you again this season. Great ride and thanks again to the people who put it all together. :clap:
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-09-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,080
Posted By River6822
Noonmark Diner

On Rt. 73 in Keene has some great homemade pies. :clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-26-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By River6822
:clap:clap:clap My only advice is to take...

:clap:clap:clap

My only advice is to take some small trips first to get the hang of being on the bike for an entire day loaded with the gear you need to do an overnight.

Having only ever...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-24-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By River6822
I've thought about this too

The more I looked into it, the more I found it might be easier to swap the front end from an adventure or adventure S.

For me, I need a little more brake on the street, but not in the dirt. I...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-29-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 840
Posted By River6822
Woodstock, NY

I live / work within 20 miles of Woodstock and I don't know of any rental places.

Woodstock H/D is on Rt 28 outside of Kingston , NY. You could try some of the local shops to see if they have...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-29-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 37,996
Posted By River6822
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-29-2013, 06:44 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 37,996
Posted By River6822
SuperEnduro-Tard

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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-21-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By River6822
Gold Coast

Gold Coast is probably the easiest to get to. It's in New Hyde Park, NY.

You want to make sure that wherever you bring it to is LC8 certified. The KTM shops that only carry the small bikes aren't...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-15-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,381
Posted By River6822
I'm not too far either. ~30 miles or so.

I'm not too far either. ~30 miles or so.
Forum: Road warriors 02-13-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,266
Posted By River6822
Superduke Touring

If you like to be on it, Ride it.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=808437
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-17-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,076
Posted By River6822
Wheel Sizes

If your having the wheels custom made base your decision on what tire you want to run. My guess is you might have a greater selection in 19" x 17" than 19" x 18", assuming you want to run a matched...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-09-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 580
Views: 42,735
Posted By River6822
Big Bike Adventure

Does this new two day format follow similar rules as the past single day events? AMA card not required, registration fee the morning of (at the latest), route sheets only etc...

I missed the Fall...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-08-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,528
Posted By River6822
Seat Height

Many of us have gone through these pains. You can modify your seat for about an 1" or 2" max. You can have the suspension professionally modified as well.

I would guess that the majority here...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-08-2013, 09:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 728
Posted By River6822
Brp

I took the BRP last summer even with everyone's warnings of campers, low speed limits, police etc.... I road the entire thing, including Skyline drive, in two weekdays at no less than 60mph, seeing...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-07-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 728
Posted By River6822
Pepacton

That section of Route 30 takes some real self control in respect to the speed limit. :wink:

There are also some good dirt routes in the area as well but I haven't been down there for a year or...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-07-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 728
Posted By River6822
Sr 30

+1 on the SR 30 route. It gets a little slow around the Mohawk River but it's definitely a great way to get from Sothern NY to the Canadian Border.

A real nice offshoot would be to follow South...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-24-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 732
Views: 98,244
Posted By River6822
Thanks for the correction.

I was just passing through.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-22-2012, 08:55 AM
Replies: 732
Views: 98,244
Posted By River6822
Now that I think of it, I guess technically this...

Now that I think of it, I guess technically this isn't on the BRP. It's on Skyline drive and I'm certain it's the James River.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-19-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 732
Views: 98,244
Posted By River6822
From the Blue Ridge Parkway

I thought this pic was good until I saw yours.... :eek1

http://img824.imageshack.us/img824/984/img2023s.jpg (http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/824/img2023s.jpg/)
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-17-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,122
Posted By River6822
+1 As far as long distances are concerned I...

+1

As far as long distances are concerned I covered 2100 miles in 7 days. Less than 200 on slab, over 500 offroad. The SE was flawless.:freaky
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-12-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,753
Posted By River6822
I use them as my street tire and like them but I...

I use them as my street tire and like them but I haven't had much confidence with them on anything more technical than a dirt road.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-11-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,198
Posted By River6822
450 Front

I'm almost 100% positive that the front wheel from my 05 450 exc will direct fit on the SE with the SE spacers and axle.
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