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Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 02:28 PM
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Posted By FriedDuck
I don't know if the link is good any more (site's...

I don't know if the link is good any more (site's blocked at work) but Maurizio (an inmate here) did a Vapor installation and had worked out most of the details on the pin-out. Maybe he'll chime in...
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Is this the throttle blade that's controlled by...

Is this the throttle blade that's controlled by the computer? Would swapping to the Vortex eliminate this as a failure point? Someone else on this thread mentioned a throttle body motor failure...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-27-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
D.O.G. Dualsporters Of Georgia

There's a guy on craigslist with a blown-up final drive on his R1200GS if anyone has any suggestions for him. Even my tools are locked away in a storage unit while I move so I'm no help.

The 690...
Forum: Thumpers 07-24-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Mine manifested itself as an implausible TPS...

Mine manifested itself as an implausible TPS value. After adjusting that I figured out the voltage error.

Just got it back on the road last weekend. It took:

Reg/Rect from a 600rr Honda off...
Forum: Americas 06-27-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,245
Posted By FriedDuck
I'm curious, why not just pack it in a bag on the...

I'm curious, why not just pack it in a bag on the bike and say nothing? I (naively?) have carried one in a car across state lines and never told anyone nor was hassled.

I can see if you were in a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-24-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3,139
Views: 156,332
Posted By FriedDuck
Damn I used to go there quite a bit & never saw...

Damn I used to go there quite a bit & never saw them put any racing on. Going to keep an eye out for next time.
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 18,029
Posted By FriedDuck
I have a 690e and recently rode my brother's DR-Z...

I have a 690e and recently rode my brother's DR-Z for a full day. The DR-Z actually has a more trail-friendly suspension than the 690 out of the box, and I'd say if all you're doing is trail riding...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-06-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By FriedDuck
As long as there's a thread going.... Is the...

As long as there's a thread going....

Is the screen on the 62 large enough to make it usable while moving? I'd really like to get a track-enabled GPS and the 62stc keeps going on sale making it...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Purely from memory I thought it was 9/16". In...

Purely from memory I thought it was 9/16". In any event that's what I ended up using as I ran across the drill bit just the other day. I lined it up so that the drill bit was pointing straight...
Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2014, 10:24 AM
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Posted By FriedDuck
I'm glad you brought that up. I can just leave...

I'm glad you brought that up. I can just leave the existing pos/neg wiring in place (maybe cap it off to keep it weather-tight)?

I was going to get the eastern beaver kit. After looking around...
Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 17,727
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Posted By FriedDuck
Thanks oldbear. For anyone playing along the...

Thanks oldbear. For anyone playing along the original R/R leads are 24" for the stator leads and 12" for the pos/neg leads. It requires splicing in longer leads on the replacement, which I'll...
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 17,727
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Posted By FriedDuck
Anyone want to take a stab at what gauge the...

Anyone want to take a stab at what gauge the wires are for the old/new regulator? Need to buy metripack connectors and whatnot and I'm not near the bike.

Here's the old. I'm going to leave the...
Forum: The Garage 05-21-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,134
Posted By FriedDuck
+1 for any kind of grease or tar. I've used and...

+1 for any kind of grease or tar. I've used and like S100 and Simple Green too but after owning a bike w/white wheels I learned that WD40 did a great job without harming the finish.

I'd probably...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
:baldy Proof my attention span has gone to sh*t....

:baldy Proof my attention span has gone to sh*t. Carry on!
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Wings

Since no one's mentioned it in a while, you can buy Wings direct from the maker for less money. It's not much more than the FMF that I bought, but much better looking/sounding. http://www.wings.si
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-11-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 20,699
Posted By FriedDuck
Late to the party but subscribed. Thanks for...

Late to the party but subscribed. Thanks for showing all the details about how it's come together. Looks great! :thumb
Forum: Thumpers 05-10-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Interesting. So a Vortex eliminates the stepper...

Interesting. So a Vortex eliminates the stepper motor? Sounds like a reasonable alternative to the motor replacement.
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Oh that's messed up. I'd look into a carb...

Oh that's messed up. I'd look into a carb conversion before I'd shell out that much.

I have to admit I wondered if the motor / throttle cable adjustment could throw things out of spec. Makes no...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
I had this as well. Turned out my reg/rect was...

I had this as well. Turned out my reg/rect was toast. I was getting ~17 volts across the battery terminals. I'd check that before you dig into the TPS adjustment. The aluminum cap unscrews with a...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Codes If the codes are showing from the stock...

Codes
If the codes are showing from the stock ECU aren't they stock codes? Confusing. :scratch IF they're stock codes then 9 long is "Throttle valve position not plausible." I got this code when my...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 17,727
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Posted By FriedDuck
Noyah, the idle staying up is a classic sign of...

Noyah, the idle staying up is a classic sign of running too lean. If you're not familiar with it check out www.tuneecu.com. The software is free (he accepts donations) and if you buy the cable you...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
I bought the euro replacement tail section from...

I bought the euro replacement tail section from pw_garfield who sells them on ebay. Get the one with the integrated turn signals and make it easy on yourself. It's the OEM tail section and LED...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 17,727
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Posted By FriedDuck
Clutch

RuckedUp,

I managed to do the same thing when I reassembled the clutch. I can't remember what but I didn't have something aligned correctly. Note when you're putting it back together to check the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 522
Views: 44,814
Posted By FriedDuck
I've never figured out why they don't bring out a...

I've never figured out why they don't bring out a 450cc D/S with minimum weight, but offer as options a swappable subframe (like the accessories available for the new r-nine-t BMW is selling.)
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Thanks Lukas! It was your idea, in a...

Thanks Lukas!

It was your idea, in a roundabout way, that set me on this chase. Uller gave me the tip you'd told him. And this is exactly why I'm using that unit. I don't want to have the hassle...
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
Mosfet regulators

What's a good source for a mosfet reg/rect? I'm chasing down one from a 2007+ Honda CBR600RR which should be a direct swap (vs. the FH020 that roadstercycle sells.)

Bikebandit lists $250. This...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-23-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3,139
Views: 156,332
Posted By FriedDuck
Glenwood in EAV? That'd be great if they start...

Glenwood in EAV? That'd be great if they start doing this regularly. I live about a mile away.




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Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 17,727
Views: 1,869,725
Posted By FriedDuck
TPS adjustment

I finally got through the TPS adjustment and wrote some notes (http://www.supermotojunkie.com/showthread.php?115864-KTM-690-fix-staling-problem-using-TuneECU&p=1645488#post1645488). It's actually...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,895
Posted By FriedDuck
I have an AFX fx-39 and I wouldn't do it again....

I have an AFX fx-39 and I wouldn't do it again. Terrible on the highway (unstable, and really susceptible to wind blast) and cheaply made.

I'm still looking for an inexpensive alternative to an...
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,135
Posted By FriedDuck
A knew a guy roughly that height who had a BMW...

A knew a guy roughly that height who had a BMW HP2 that he said was the first bike he'd owned that he felt natural on. Worth a look if you can find one. I'd also second 950SE. Probably the biggest...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-05-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
If I finish off the bike this weekend then I'm up...

If I finish off the bike this weekend then I'm up for anything. If you want to meet @ Twains in Decatur I'll buy. :freaky

I'll post up here when I get everything buttoned back up. Need to get...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-04-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
Aw man, sorry to hear it. I want to see it in...

Aw man, sorry to hear it. I want to see it in the flesh before you finish it off! :lol3

I don't know about you guys but I'm overdue for beer & wings someplace for a bike night. (I tore down the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,456
Posted By FriedDuck
I have a 690 and I've ridden a 950 supermoto, 990...

I have a 690 and I've ridden a 950 supermoto, 990 adventure, and 950 super enduro.

The 690 means you can go anywhere. Any....where. I'm not worried about how steep/muddy/technical it gets until...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-03-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
This is random, but someone's been trying to sell...

This is random, but someone's been trying to sell a cruiser-ish looking Vanson on the Atlanta craigslist for $200 (only not listed in the motorcycle section.) Great deal on a jacket if that's the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-31-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
One works (or did work) for Pirelli, and still...

One works (or did work) for Pirelli, and still has a lot of friends there. :deal

Speaking of which, we going to the supercross again this year? :super
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-29-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
Met a few of your brethren in Morton's last night...

Met a few of your brethren in Morton's last night (we were stuck downtown and made the best of it!)

My POS SUV has 4WD and so my drive home wasn't tough except for threading between stranded...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-28-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 672
Posted By FriedDuck
Second the motion on atomic moto and...

Second the motion on atomic moto and rockymountainatv. I've also had good luck with Revzilla.

It's not really close to you but worth mentioning that competition accessories has big showroom in...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-24-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
I've been watching a film crew set up...

I've been watching a film crew set up transporters outside today (downtown at Courtland and John Portman Ave.) Can you imagine working outside all night these last couple of nights? :eek1 :vardy
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,582
Posted By FriedDuck
Interesting observation longhaul. My brother had...

Interesting observation longhaul. My brother had huge problems from bikes sitting too long with ethanol gas. What was left looked like greenish putrid turpentine when we dumped the carb.

That...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-28-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 29,979
Views: 2,221,398
Posted By FriedDuck
Baja

Back from Tejas and you guys still haven't managed to get rid of the rain? :bluduh

ABC is showing Baja coverage at 4:00pm today on World of X Games. Nice way to spend an hour this afternoon.
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