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Forum: Vendors Yesterday, 11:54 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 92,237
Posted By pingvin
Looks like more a simple shell than other...

Looks like more a simple shell than other "Adventure" jackets. Is that right or will it be vents, cargo pockets, hydration pocket etc? Removable sleeves maybe (but guess hard to combine with WP...
Forum: Orange Crush Yesterday, 11:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,040
Posted By pingvin
Had it on my 690SMC I used for track/race, I low...

Had it on my 690SMC I used for track/race, I low sided doing 100kph and the pedal was chamfered quite a bit but still worked fine (so still in use). Had a lever from billett alu on the 690 though, so...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-20-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,040
Posted By pingvin
Just bought a SE so scanning through the Orange...

Just bought a SE so scanning through the Orange Crush Thread Index and Links (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=137838) thread to check what to do with the bike.

Anyway, know...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5,423
Views: 1,674,275
Posted By pingvin
New (to me) SE, fantastic for road an light...

New (to me) SE, fantastic for road an light offroad :D Should be even better with new tires (square K60s not that impressing, see last pic...). Not sure what I will do but removing SAS stuff seems...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 28,694
Posted By pingvin
OK, thanks. Think I'll og for some used 950SMR...

OK, thanks. Think I'll og for some used 950SMR Wheels both front and rear then, found some at a fair price. And sell the 690 wheels to pay for the SMR wheels.

EDIT: Any way you can change the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 28,694
Posted By pingvin
...to bad sold the extra wheel set had to my...

...to bad sold the extra wheel set had to my superduke when sold the bike 3 years ago :cry

Would be nice with spoked wheels anyway though, since got spoked front 17". But alternatively get cast...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 28,694
Posted By pingvin
So if you want 17" rear it must be custom...

So if you want 17" rear it must be custom made?
Forum: Orange Crush 07-09-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 28,694
Posted By pingvin
Old, old thread I know. But just bought a 950 SE...

Old, old thread I know. But just bought a 950 SE and got some stuff after sold my 690 enduroR.

1. FRONT: Have the complete 690SMC front (wheel, disc, braks, forks) except triple clamps so...
Forum: Europe 07-02-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By pingvin
Strange...lived 45 years in Norway so should have...

Strange...lived 45 years in Norway so should have a billion fines considering I ALWAYS speed :huh As I said, stay away from main roads (those are for transport anyway, the fun roads are side roads)...
Forum: Europe 07-01-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By pingvin
Spend as much time as you can in Western Norway...

Spend as much time as you can in Western Norway (and North if you've got the time), there you have the best fjords and most spectacular views and roads.

I especially like Lysefjorden (starting...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-14-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4,282
Views: 1,601,768
Posted By pingvin
Pyrenees (between Spain and France) Old...

Pyrenees (between Spain and France)

Old smugglers road from Andorra

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s284/ofjastad/Pyrenees%202014/P1160184_zpsb2bf66be.jpg...
Forum: Vendors 06-13-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 34,491
Posted By pingvin
Is the SM seat higher, lower or similar to OE SE...

Is the SM seat higher, lower or similar to OE SE seat? Considering 950SE (which normally means it's in my garage within a couple of weeks...), but it's tall (though, so is my '09 690EnduroR).

If...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-07-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 1,353
Views: 245,100
Posted By pingvin
Pyrenees (between Spain and France) last week: ...

Pyrenees (between Spain and France) last week:

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s284/ofjastad/Pyrenees%202014/P1160165_zps1e3d1727.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 3,844
Views: 1,213,667
Posted By pingvin
After couple of years as a SMC (wheels, forks,...

After couple of years as a SMC (wheels, forks, shock, brakes ++), my 690 was converted back to it's original ER state for our Pyrenee trip.

Used Pirelli Scorpion MT90 as more tarmac than...
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3,844
Views: 1,213,667
Posted By pingvin
Changed from ER to SMC (including shock, forks,...

Changed from ER to SMC (including shock, forks, breaks, Wheels (obviously)+++), but now my 690 is once again an enduro bike. That is, more of a dual sport bike, mainly because of dual sport tyres....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-17-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4,282
Views: 1,601,768
Posted By pingvin
HAVE to go to Utah one day! Both on and off...

HAVE to go to Utah one day! Both on and off road...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-01-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 4,282
Views: 1,601,768
Posted By pingvin
Very cool, what model is it (Heavy modified I...

Very cool, what model is it (Heavy modified I assume)?
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-30-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By pingvin
OLD Garmin GPS 12XL - any use?

Got a Garmin GPS 12XL after my father. Is there ANY reason to keep it or just throw it in the bin?

Guess any smart phone is 10 times better than this anyway? Think from 1998 or something...
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6,481
Views: 985,131
Posted By pingvin
What chain length do I want for 14/52 sprockets...

What chain length do I want for 14/52 sprockets for my 2010 530 EXC-R Champions Edition (which I beieve is a regular 2009 with fancy decals...)?
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By pingvin
OK, thanks. So works fine both on tarmac and...

OK, thanks. So works fine both on tarmac and gravel?
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By pingvin
Metzeler Enduro 3 Sahara any good ?

Planned to use Karoo 3 for dual sport trip with my 690ER but buddy just bought same bike (except mine is 2009) and OE tyres is Enduro 3 Sahara and they seem to work well. According to Metzeler it...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 592,941
Posted By pingvin
Anyone tried this tank bag 690? Like that wp...

Anyone tried this tank bag 690? Like that wp without shower cap. Also looked at Enduristans tank bag but the AltRider seems slightly more compact (less obstructive)
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-21-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 680
Views: 98,128
Posted By pingvin
Most of snow gone finally! ...

Most of snow gone finally!

https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t1.0-9/10150699_606943946059025_8841371754612095063_n.jpg
Forum: Equipment 04-11-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,308
Posted By pingvin
...or these from TT ...

...or these from TT

http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/PN-370-5315/Touratech-Works-Footpegs-KTM-1190-990-950-ADV-LC4-690-EXC


...
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,076
Posted By pingvin
Give'm to your wife :1drink

Give'm to your wife :1drink
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 894
Posted By pingvin
Looking at same combination as you for same...

Looking at same combination as you for same reasons. Nice with matching coclors but not a deal breaker, function comes first. But the black Badlands jacket is an option. Or all black adventure pants...
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,177
Posted By pingvin
Brilliant idea :1drink

Brilliant idea :1drink
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 993
Posted By pingvin
Had different simple knee guards, then first...

Had different simple knee guards, then first tried EVS EVO braces. They were OK but a bit bulky and restrictive. And the plastic is to soft so started falling apart. Also takes time putting them on...
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 993
Posted By pingvin
Got the Leatt 3DF elbow guards and very happy....

Got the Leatt 3DF elbow guards and very happy. But don't feels they cover well enough for knees and like some hard shell there for off road anyway. So bought the Leatt Dual axis and very, very happy....
Forum: Equipment 03-26-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 945
Posted By pingvin
Yes, guess for the right type of riding and...

Yes, guess for the right type of riding and temperature it's the best there is but not for touring. Was thinking maybe using a cordura/goretex shell on top when cold and wet but it's just a bit...
Forum: Equipment 03-24-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 945
Posted By pingvin
Money no object :1drink

Money no object :1drink
Forum: Equipment 03-24-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 945
Posted By pingvin
Klim Adventure Rally Air Suit - Any reviews?

Googled but didn't find much. Revzilla got a good presentation but they're selling it so hardly objective and doen't say anything about user experiences.

Anyone tried it or seen reviews (here or...
Forum: Vendors 03-22-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 836
Views: 132,752
Posted By pingvin
OK. See you've got a new model, Hard Track Raid,...

OK. See you've got a new model, Hard Track Raid, whats the difference?
Forum: Vendors 03-21-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 836
Views: 132,752
Posted By pingvin
Hi, Looking at the Hard Track suit now,...

Hi,

Looking at the Hard Track suit now, like the leather panels, just trust it more than textile. Looks good too :D

Is the out shell shower proof (but not all day rain proof)?

Anyway,...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 21,674
Views: 2,570,988
Posted By pingvin
I'm sure the answer is in this thread...

I'm sure the answer is in this thread somewhere...but are they still making XR650Rs?

Planning trip in south america and probably will buy bike in Chile, are they available new there (if still...
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,308
Posted By pingvin
Just looked at those, bookmarked! Then there...

Just looked at those, bookmarked!

Then there are these, looks like a bit convex as well and possible fitting rubber pieces for road. Less off road oriented but still larger than OE. And less wear...
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,308
Posted By pingvin
They ARE huge! Maybe a bit too large... ...

They ARE huge! Maybe a bit too large...

...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-05-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 231,645
Posted By pingvin
Never mind, found it :D ...

Never mind, found it :D

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s284/ofjastad/MonteTurbon_zps3be18e4a.png
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-03-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 231,645
Posted By pingvin
Where exactly is this??? Going to Pyrenees in...

Where exactly is this??? Going to Pyrenees in June, want to ride stuff like this!
Forum: Equipment 03-01-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 17,411
Posted By pingvin
Looked some more into this stuff and really good...

Looked some more into this stuff and really good looking jackets. Couldn't find last one on icons web page though?

But the Patrol Waterproof Jacket and pants are also very intersting both stand...
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