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Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-04-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
In, thanks for setting this up each year.

In, thanks for setting this up each year.
Forum: Orange Crush 12-03-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1,651
Views: 413,248
Posted By Bob599
Moose Screen

Hello,

I am 5'10" and I purchased the Moose wind screen. Was the cheapest of all the replacements and has worked great. Moto helmet or Road it has reduced the buffeting to zero and noise level...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-17-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 993
Posted By Bob599
Even better in person

Hello,

I got a chance to see these up close and they look great. I really think I'll add a pair in the near future. Not have to use the key it nice but the wider opening and filler neck will...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-15-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 45,576
Posted By Bob599
Let me know if you need help putting up any...

Let me know if you need help putting up any stickers.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-28-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 527
Views: 68,599
Posted By Bob599
Oh Yeah

You know you are a 950 owner when after a 150 mile ride with 2 06 950 ADV's and one 07 Ducati Monster you pull in to the drive way and the neighbors wife says " OOHHH the Ducati must be the fast one...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-03-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Bilt

On Hot days I leave the external visor up and just leave the internal tinted one down. Under 45mph it works great. I would assume that this would work the same.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-02-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Bilt?

I saw the Bilt helmet in a magazine yesterday and it looked pretty good. It is one of the only Moto style helmets that has an additional internal tinted visor. I love my road helmet with that...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-02-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Patched

Just got mine. This fly's in the face of those who said I would never accomplish anything! Take that High School Guidance Counselor!
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-27-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Not Crap

Please disregard my earlier post of not attending. After posting I would not make it I went back out for one last try! Whoo Hoo made it! Thanks it was a great time followed by some good food.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-27-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Crap!

Left the heated hand grips on last sunday and the battery won't take a charge now. Sorry about the no show. Once I get back from the store and install the new battery I will try and catch up.
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Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-21-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Thanks for organizing this

I'm in and really looking forward to it.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-19-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
In

Thanks as always for planning this. I will be there,
Forum: Orange Crush 01-08-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,125
Posted By Bob599
Cost is about $500 to have it lowered by a pro. ...

Cost is about $500 to have it lowered by a pro. the suspension is can be put back to original for much less if you don't like it. I lowered my 530 and love it! dropped it 3" total and the bike is...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-29-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 105,065
Posted By Bob599
Old Friend

I miss the hell out of that bike!
Forum: Orange Crush 11-19-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,418,451
Posted By Bob599
Wow am I looking forward to Chicago

Wow am I looking forward to Chicago
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-04-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 45,576
Posted By Bob599
The future

Some people can talk a good game. Others just get it done. I rode this last weekend with my daughters, one on a mini and the other now a XR100, I think toward next few years and riding the trails...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-29-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 26,227
Posted By Bob599
How much does that Highland weigh? Found it...

How much does that Highland weigh?

Found it 280lbs. More gas tanks, heavier sub frame for luggage. HMMM may have found the unicorn?
Forum: Orange Crush 10-29-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 26,227
Posted By Bob599
The question we should ask is are you willing to...

The question we should ask is are you willing to pay $16,000 for a KTM 750 Adventure? I would but I live in the sweet spot. 3-4 highway hours and I am in thousands of miles of trails in Northern WI...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-29-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,418,451
Posted By Bob599
Its coming

I spoke to Southeast Sales in Milwaukee. They said they are flying over for a demo ride for US dealers in June and the bikes will start showing up in August.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-28-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 26,227
Posted By Bob599
The 640 Adventure weighed 350 pounds so why...

The 640 Adventure weighed 350 pounds so why couldn't KTM build a similar bike with an extra cylinder for another 10-15 pounds. Or the same weight with a more modern design. This does not even sound...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-25-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,418,451
Posted By Bob599
690 Adventure

Why don't you haters buy a 690 Enduro ($10,000) and then put the rally raid kit on it ($3,000) and have your Unicorn, Sasquatch, Lochness Monster Mythical Bike! The kit looks great, reviews have...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-09-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,072
Posted By Bob599
You nailed it

OC FUNDEMENTALISTS! Best term I have heard. They have a group protest going on in the 1190 ADV thread. :lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 10-09-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,072
Posted By Bob599
Slam It!

Being 5'8" I have not owned a bike that I could flat foot in 10 years. Until now! I dropped my EXC 530 3 inches (from 12" of travel to 9"). Best mod I have ever done! I don't ride Moto any more...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-30-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,418,451
Posted By Bob599
Air Filter

I ride in a lot of sand, Do we need to take the tank off to clean the air filter? Maybe they made it super easy like the tank on my 530,,,,,,maybe not?

I love Starbucks and Riding my old 950 off...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-29-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 45,576
Posted By Bob599
I would help. I have a sweet shovel and can lift...

I would help. I have a sweet shovel and can lift single shovel dirt loads 2 or 3 times a hour. Seriously I would really like to lend a hand.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-20-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Should make it for breakfast, ride and pub. Will...

Should make it for breakfast, ride and pub. Will try to bring Wayne and Craig with too! Had a interesting conversation in Dunbar last week I need to tell you about.
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 994
Views: 152,531
Posted By Bob599
1st Hijack

If you don't mind being off topic what kind of tarp is that?
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
Freeride

I am really interested in that bike too. At first I found myself thinking should I have saved some money and bought a DRZ but I know I wouldnt be happy with the weight, power and suspension. For $400...
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
My local KTM dealer lowered mine 3 inches...

My local KTM dealer lowered mine 3 inches including new cut springs for the forks, seals, oil, and removable spacers so I can go back to stock for $400.00. Not too hefty a price for all that. Plus...
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
KrazyJohnny lower it

I had a similar issue with getting on and off the bike with the loaded giant loop. I also would struggle with low speed dabs in tough terrain. I had a revelation last summer when riding with a...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 774
Posted By Bob599
Custom mount

I see you have an adapter for your clutch to mount. I wonder if using a rox risor for thin bars would work for that?

Cool set up!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-08-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 18,216
Views: 7,181,644
Posted By Bob599
Not sure but Tourtech's web site says it is not...

Not sure but Tourtech's web site says it is not compatable with the the US version and some wiring changes would be needed. But this is an excellent question. Maybe you dont need the headlight.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-08-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18,216
Views: 7,181,644
Posted By Bob599
Tourtech Faring

Keep in mind not only is it very expensive $1,110.00. You have to upgrade to the European headlight as well. $215 for the euro headlight and then the $85.00 switch as well. Over $1,400 with...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-01-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,541
Views: 127,474
Posted By Bob599
Thanks Bryan! Looking forward to riding with you.

Thanks Bryan! Looking forward to riding with you.
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
Looking forward to the review

Thanks Ned, I know I am looking forward to the review too. That's why I am on this forum, to talk bikes with the 100 or so other similarly obsessed people in the world.

Oh and to say Ned has...
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,303
Posted By Bob599
Maintenance interval Pyscosis

I used to put a 1,000 to 1,200 miles between oil changes on the various CRF 450R's I have owned and never had a problem. Atleast not while I owned them...........Yes if I rode like Ricky the Goat...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
Strange day

Picked up my EE seat that had a new seat concepts foam and cover put on. Fit it back on the bike with one good wack of my hand. Went right on. Oh well not an issue any more.

Thanks for all the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
I should have been put up on charges the way I...

I should have been put up on charges the way I smacked the sh$% out of that seat! Rubber mallet and all. Even a dead blow hammer!

I just can't understand why it won't go back on. I pulled the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
The EE seat works fine, a little tight but ok the...

The EE seat works fine, a little tight but ok the stock is the problem, anyway I'll call my dealer.
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 6,004
Views: 906,290
Posted By Bob599
When I picked up the new bike last august and ...

When I picked up the new bike last august and they had already put on the EE tall soft seat on so maybe this is the wrong one. Its about a half inch off!

I'll call them tomorrow.
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