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Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2009, 02:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 879
Posted By MikeP
Thanks for the info. Sounds like it might be...

Thanks for the info. Sounds like it might be worth obtaining the SM wheels and tires.

Alright Lamar and all other forum wankers. When I got out of bed today I had no plans of being a Jackass. But...
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2009, 01:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 879
Posted By MikeP
Eh? I'm embracing the web on my iPhone and I don't...

I'm embracing the web on my iPhone and I don't feel like go search the index. I feels like posting a question.
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2009, 01:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 879
Posted By MikeP
Wink 640e Opinions

Long time no post. I mounted my ktm 640e last weekend after a 9 month break from it due to competing road bikes and misplaced priorities. Most noticeable was the vibration at speed on the Tarmac a...
Forum: Trip Planning 10-08-2008, 03:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,473
Posted By MikeP
Thanks man, I am on it, let the world crumble....

Thanks man, I am on it, let the world crumble. :pynd
Forum: Trip Planning 10-07-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,473
Posted By MikeP
The original post was a facetious question. I...

The original post was a facetious question. I thought more of you would spur a brother on for a road trip. I wasn't really wondering whether to go or not. I thought other riders might find themselves...
Forum: Trip Planning 10-06-2008, 12:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,473
Posted By MikeP
Question Layoff and Economic Crisis Spawns Ride Opportunity

Much like an old Van Halen song my employer recently said Happy Trails to me (Bomba-deeda, bomba-deeda) due to all of the tough economic times in the U.S. and large financial firm closures. Now at...
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2008, 04:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,552
Posted By MikeP
That is the big tank. I think it holds around 6...

That is the big tank. I think it holds around 6 gallons. Yes they will survive a crash, I did a digger with my front tire in the deep sand on Sunday and put the whole bike down. No problems.
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2008, 06:14 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 48,665
Posted By MikeP
Here is my 2001 640e. Just had it a few months, I...

Here is my 2001 640e. Just had it a few months, I have some action photos around here somewhere but can't find them at the moment.
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Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2008, 04:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,552
Posted By MikeP
Here are some photos of my LED lights. I didn't...

Here are some photos of my LED lights. I didn't have any photos so I took some this afternoon. Yes one of my mirrors is broken off. Was riding in the forest today and whacked it on a tree limb.
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,529
Posted By MikeP
ExAcCCCCCtttttlllyy.... Whaaaaaaattttt...

ExAcCCCCCtttttlllyy.... Whaaaaaaattttt Vibbbraattiooonn ????? :D

There was a new 640 Adventure in the showroom at the Jacksonville Florida KTM Dealer a couple of weeks ago. Get 'em while they...
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2008, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,552
Posted By MikeP
I realize this isn't what you asked for but I...

I realize this isn't what you asked for but I made L shaped brackets that mount to the lower radiator screw out of aluminum I had lying around. Let me know if you want to see pics.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-18-2008, 12:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,758
Posted By MikeP
I probably won't purchase the windshield then....

I probably won't purchase the windshield then. Most of my riding is below 70mph so it's all good. I come up A1A to US1 to 9A, to Gate Pkwy. It's not a bad ride. The traffic can be heavy on US1 and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-17-2008, 01:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,758
Posted By MikeP
That's good stuff guys. You guys that ride in...

That's good stuff guys. You guys that ride in extreme cold in the 20's and 9 degrees farenheit, wow! That's hardcore! You make me look like a wuss for not riding everyday, and I've been riding when...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2008, 05:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,758
Posted By MikeP
Thumb Thanks guys, I have a Joe Rocket jacket with a...

Thanks guys, I have a Joe Rocket jacket with a liner and Draggin Jeans. Like other guys said North Florida isn't too bad. We normally get about 6 weeks of winter that runs through the end of...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2008, 12:01 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,758
Posted By MikeP
It may not be 50. I will check on the next fill...

It may not be 50. I will check on the next fill up. I know it's more than 20. Twenty degrees eh? I would need some warmer gear for that. I picked up a rain suit and some waterproof boots at lunch....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2008, 09:33 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,758
Posted By MikeP
Talking Anyone Still Commuting?

What up Brothers? (and Sistas)

I made the decision last week to start riding every day to work since cheap gas is about $3.15 here in North Florida. My Toyota 4x4 gets 20 miles to the gallon, my...
Forum: Ride reports 12-12-2007, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1,364
Views: 373,547
Posted By MikeP
Thanks Slide, I was curious why as well. I can't...

Thanks Slide, I was curious why as well. I can't believe I've never heard of this Darien Gap. Chalk that up to the strange but true list. :dunno Great report JL! From office cubeland it looks like a...
Forum: Ride reports 12-11-2007, 02:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,321
Posted By MikeP
Very nice!

Very nice terrain. Living down in Florida we get excited about any sort of elevation change or hill, much less the nice mountains and beautiful scenery you have there! Thanks for posting the pics.
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Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2007, 10:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,651
Posted By MikeP
Does this make a significant sound level...

Does this make a significant sound level increase? Sometimes I ride organized AMA rides and they require your bike to be under 92 decibles. Thanks, MP
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2007, 01:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By MikeP
Thanks Keithm aka KLR4755. I bought those exact...

Thanks Keithm aka KLR4755. I bought those exact same driving lights and was looking to add LED's. I made two small brackets out of stuff lying around the garage. Your bracket is way nicer. I also cut...
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2007, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By MikeP
Thanks Dirtdude. That will hold me over until the...

Thanks Dirtdude. That will hold me over until the dealer finds the manual. Keep it two wheels down, less you want one of 'em up!

Mike
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2007, 08:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By MikeP
Thanks for the tips. I've been lurking for months...

Thanks for the tips. I've been lurking for months and decided to post something. When I saw the Vanderjeet love I thought man what a great group of people. Were you guys as dissappointed as I was...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2007, 01:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By MikeP
Anyone actually tried LED light's with success?...

Anyone actually tried LED light's with success? Any particular brand? I don't really care to upgrade my stator. Preferrably someone who has actual experience as opposed to someone who likes to...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2007, 11:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By MikeP
I read many of those prior to posting and didn't...

I read many of those prior to posting and didn't feel they accurately represented my exact scenario. I was hoping to get feedback from people with actual experience in my zact scenario. Thanks for...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2007, 11:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By MikeP
640e Maintenance

I recently purchased a 2001 640e. The dealer is having trouble finding the manual. Anyone know what the oil change interval is on this bike? Anything else I should be doing in the short term?...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2007, 11:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By MikeP
640e Lighting Question

I thought I would be slick and save a few bucks and rig up lighting on my 2001 640e with driving lights from an auto parts store. I managed to make some custom brackets to mount the lights using the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-27-2007, 01:57 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 11,323
Posted By MikeP
Still Kicking?

Dear KTM Dudes,
Love your bikes, local dealer is stellar. I'm curious if you have changed your Monday morning procedures yet of everyone lines up and takes a turn kicking the KTM bloke in the rear?...
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