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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 06:38 PM
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Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
Yes, you will see me listed as a beta tester over...

Yes, you will see me listed as a beta tester over on the Hexcode forum, I get the easy job as our 650GS are so much simpler than the other newer models.

I have all three variants on the test bench...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 09:39 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
Ah well it is late, I should be in bed and so...

Ah well it is late, I should be in bed and so patience is a little short but I am testing the new GS911 WiFi, it was released in the US a week or so ago at the MOA (?). I have been sent one to test...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 09:17 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
The answer is simple - Rubbish - An urban myth ...

The answer is simple - Rubbish - An urban myth

Front sprockets are hardened steel, on front sprockets BMW was better with hardened steel and the rubber damper so I rated them above JT but now they...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 04:41 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
The BMW rear sprockets are cheese and are to be...

The BMW rear sprockets are cheese and are to be avoided, cheap stamped rubbish, I have wasted them in under 4000 kms and mailed them to BMW Oz, I travel light so no overloading. Many aftermarket rear...
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
The pivot has a 1 1/2" long round steel rod down...

The pivot has a 1 1/2" long round steel rod down into the stand tube and the stand tube is welded to the rod at the top, unfortunately the rod is smaller in diameter than the ID of the stand tube, it...
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Amusing, back in 2009 a 12,000km trip to Darwin...

Amusing, back in 2009 a 12,000km trip to Darwin through thecentre of Oz came up, I had the K75s unregistered for 12 months as I was loving the Daker, pulled the K out of mothballs, registered and...
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Then go and do some real work and get the deck...

Then go and do some real work and get the deck chairs off the bow where you were sun baking :evil
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
The excessive lean adds force on the stand,...

The excessive lean adds force on the stand, eventually it breaks about 1 1/2 inches from the top and the machine crashes to the ground before your eyes, trust me it is not a good look as you head out...
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Fixed, ah we are getting picky today, must be a...

Fixed, ah we are getting picky today, must be a full moon coming :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Answer provided, the sun took a little longer to...

Answer provided, the sun took a little longer to rise today :norton, there is an offshore low pressure system deluging us with this weird stuff they call rain, very unseasonable and definitely not...
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Take a look my repairs page, fuel pump wiring, ...

Take a look my repairs page, fuel pump wiring, the wires to the pump break, alternative pump is from HiFlow, it is in the parts page
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
He cheated, that is the other bike, ya gotta...

He cheated, that is the other bike, ya gotta watch out for Queenslanders, it is all smoke and mirrors up there :evil

I see a pdf of the DRZ appearing in the future, stay tuned
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
Well it is an odd bunch of misfits round here so...

Well it is an odd bunch of misfits round here so it is as good as any asylum to hang around :evil

I almost got roped into coming down your way last week to mind the cat over at Warramanga cause...
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Laugh You can use almost any Euro 21" hub/wheel with...

You can use almost any Euro 21" hub/wheel with the WP forks, it depends whether the fork axle holders are 20 or 25 mm, I was surprised on how many MX models were the same. Much of the info is in the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
Well the pic suggests only the smaller pad size,...

Well the pic suggests only the smaller pad size, my question is why does Wiz have so much time on his hands ? :evil
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
Yes running CD/DVD's from a Virtual Drive is sooo...

Yes running CD/DVD's from a Virtual Drive is sooo much faster and easier, the 8 gb DVD's are just so slow in a physical drive
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
We know you are a bad boy Gravelseeker, the pics...

We know you are a bad boy Gravelseeker, the pics are on the web and the stories of your travels in Oz are still talked about in Pubs I am sure
The internet will guide you through the repairs, we...
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
The conversions here are really going in the...

The conversions here are really going in the opposite direction you wish to go in so are not a good guide in some respects. I updated the YZ notes and YZ Rebuild pdf's the other day to correct the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
The ECE tank is vented without the valve and the...

The ECE tank is vented without the valve and the ECE firmware simply ignores the Vent Valve output and does not operate it hence the empty connector under the seat like mine and all other non US...
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Gravelseeker, interesting, you probably have 8000...

Gravelseeker, interesting, you probably have 8000 360a firmware released in 2003, it is one step beyond mine

I tested the reserve extensively out west where I had a bus I could get on if I pushed...
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
Let me rephrase that a little, we are all crazy,...

Let me rephrase that a little, we are all crazy, just some more than others but only marginally :evil

Perhaps I should have had the 3 glasses of wine so I was not thinking bottom of guard

Wiz,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
Early measurements on the GS showed wheel contact...

Early measurements on the GS showed wheel contact with lower yoke, plus some are adding a low guard which further reduces clearance, happy to stand corrected but it needs careful checking on any...
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
Michael, not sure where your numbers come from...

Michael, not sure where your numbers come from but I dont think they add up
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Gravelseeker, either you are heavier on the...

Gravelseeker, either you are heavier on the throttle than me or you were running the early 5000 Series BMSC firmware as I get 400 kms on a tank (including reserve). I also noticed BMW organised a...
Forum: Thumpers 08-14-2014, 02:19 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
The fluid weight will in part be determined by...

The fluid weight will in part be determined by the valving you put in the forks, in general stick to 5W and set the valving to suit

The spring rate will be be determined by your usage, whether you...
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Ah, thought I recognised the pic, I am in there...

Ah, thought I recognised the pic, I am in there somewhere, silver K75S that some thought made a nice note wringing it's neck through the North East

Perhaps talk to BMW, they take the X5 go carts...
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Ah, Wiz, get with the program, learn to rort the...

Ah, Wiz, get with the program, learn to rort the system, you do live in Oz remember, seek out another rider with a pillion, the pillion rides your second bike on and off, nobody ever realises there...
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
Queenslanders, aghhhhh "if the heat dont get...

Queenslanders, aghhhhh "if the heat dont get ya, the taipan will"

It is not even summer and they have a touch of the sun, we can only hope the taipan's are out and about :freaky
Forum: Australia 08-12-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,849
Posted By WayneC1
Naming and shaming at this point will go against...

Naming and shaming at this point will go against any amicable or court settlement, it is not wise
Forum: Thumpers 08-11-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
Gundy the best info on these is over at F650.com ...

Gundy the best info on these is over at F650.com

http://f650.com/forum/showthread.php?27897-Ricor-Intiminator-and-Honda-CBR600-F2-Preload-adjuster-install...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Yes it was in Oct 2002, all the details are in...

Yes it was in Oct 2002, all the details are in the fork failure section of my web site, they are easily identified by looking at them
Forum: Australia 08-10-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,988
Posted By WayneC1
The label inside is required to be able to place...

The label inside is required to be able to place the helmet on the shelf to sell it, ACCC administered. The external label is required in some States to be legal to use. The internal label there does...
Forum: Australia 08-10-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,988
Posted By WayneC1
The fine is actually for not wearing a helmet,...

The fine is actually for not wearing a helmet, the $ value varies between States, a figure of $500 was quoted in a thread here for Qld
Forum: Australia 08-09-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,849
Posted By WayneC1
There are a number of recent legal precedents re...

There are a number of recent legal precedents re unauthorised use of images lifted from the web, do a google search they should come up then see if you can contact the legal people involved in those...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 871,575
Posted By WayneC1
BMW originally thought the Funduro would be a...

BMW originally thought the Funduro would be a niche market and it sold so well they rushed the F650GS into production and brought it back from Italy to the german production lines. It was for awhile...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,020
Posted By WayneC1
There is an alternative to TT...

There is an alternative to TT http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=952045, peg relocation kit is in there and adjustable
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
The KTM bearings are an odd imperial bearing,...

The KTM bearings are an odd imperial bearing, dont ask me why, the stem dia is something like 29.6mm, take a look at the bearing No spec

It would be ideal if the lower could be 30mm but the upper...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 01:41 AM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Well all the data on the WP's is on the Fork...

Well all the data on the WP's is on the Fork Upgrades page, with part numbers etc plus into on the shortening needed etc, have fun
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 14,951
Views: 1,739,674
Posted By WayneC1
Gedrog, the spec on the rear shock is going to...

Gedrog, the spec on the rear shock is going to come down to the height you are going to go to on the WP forks on the front, damping comes after that
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5,035
Views: 660,700
Posted By WayneC1
The WP 4357's and 4860's have the same yoke...

The WP 4357's and 4860's have the same yoke widths, upper yoke is common to both and is 54mm dia, lowers are different 57 vs 60 mm

What will get you is offset, WP use 18mm STD and an option of...
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