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Forum: Thumpers Today, 11:59 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 27,670
Posted By laramie LC4
hey, I resemble that remark! :lol3

hey, I resemble that remark! :lol3
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-25-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 565
Posted By laramie LC4
I did all mine on tuneecu with a cable I built,...

I did all mine on tuneecu with a cable I built, using a map from chris. He is glad to give it to you, he just doesn't post it up for free anymore due to "others" taking it without any purchase.

I...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-25-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 565
Posted By laramie LC4
if you buy the rotty, chris will give you a map...

if you buy the rotty, chris will give you a map to go with it along will all the customer service you could need.

just saying.... :1drink

laters,

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-17-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11,633
Views: 2,508,135
Posted By laramie LC4
one of my bucket lists is either riding from...

one of my bucket lists is either riding from Brisbane or Sydney to Perth. it will get done.... :wink:

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-17-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11,633
Views: 2,508,135
Posted By laramie LC4
ya, i will pass on the reddington. not to sound...

ya, i will pass on the reddington. not to sound snobby, but that's where people go who don't know where else to ride. don't like the crowds, the trails, or the people typically (unfortunately). to...
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 28,929
Posted By laramie LC4
crank spread both times. I'm hard on the...

crank spread both times. I'm hard on the equipment. this time I'm using angular contact main bearings which are supposed to prevent the crank from being able to spread. we will see though...
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 28,929
Posted By laramie LC4
been away for awhile. thought i might reintroduce...

been away for awhile. thought i might reintroduce myself.

im laramie and i'm a ktm addict. :1drink

my 2002, KTM 640E started off like this...
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 797
Posted By laramie LC4
good luck man. been there, done that, and doing...

good luck man. been there, done that, and doing it again. :lol3

laters,

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-16-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 11,633
Views: 2,508,135
Posted By laramie LC4
give me a yell, i always have an extra bike in...

give me a yell, i always have an extra bike in the garage. plus, that way when i make it to austraila, i can give you a call... :evil

laters,

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-16-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11,633
Views: 2,508,135
Posted By laramie LC4
dude, that looks awesome. we should do a big girl...

dude, that looks awesome. we should do a big girl ride this sunday, been itching to get out. let me know, we can do down south by you, or up north in my area.

laters,

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-16-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 11,633
Views: 2,508,135
Posted By laramie LC4
beta testing my new GPS mount. I'm going to let...

beta testing my new GPS mount. I'm going to let it get wiggled and jostled around a bit and see what improvements i need to make before i put a final finish on it. i already think I'm going to move...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-16-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 707
Posted By laramie LC4
keep us posted. :ear

keep us posted. :ear
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,594
Posted By laramie LC4
problem with the 625sxc wiring loom is the CDI...

problem with the 625sxc wiring loom is the CDI box connection is diff than the 640. at least it was on mine. i have a 625 loom in the attic that i got but could not use unless i get the 625sxc CDI as...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,012
Posted By laramie LC4
hey, i got a perfectly good wr450f frame sitting...

hey, i got a perfectly good wr450f frame sitting in my garage if you need one. last of the steel framed wr's. :evil :rofl

laramie :beer
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,358
Posted By laramie LC4
i will drag my CB out and snap a pic. can't tell...

i will drag my CB out and snap a pic. can't tell you much about the process used or any of the numbers, but it appears like material was removed along with matching work on the crank.

i will...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2015, 04:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,594
Posted By laramie LC4
never tried and very few others have as well....

never tried and very few others have as well. that's part of the problem, not as much info.

laramie :beers
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,594
Posted By laramie LC4
if you get your squirt set properly and aren't...

if you get your squirt set properly and aren't constantly on/off the throttle i don't think the FCR is that much worse, but when it matters, it's SOOOOOOO much better. in my humble opinion well worth...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
what you doing with the 525? I absolutely love...

what you doing with the 525? I absolutely love that engine. just put new piston and valves in the one i got.

laramie :beer
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
still waiting patiently.... this could all...

still waiting patiently....

this could all be over, just a distant memory, if you just say those magic words Derek. :ear

laters,

laramie :beer
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
ok, so several of our previous post have been...

ok, so several of our previous post have been moved to "head explody." to say the least, i find this to be a bad decision. this discussion is valid and worth hearing.

at this point i just want to...
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
he's not talking to you gunner, me and derek go...

he's not talking to you gunner, me and derek go way back. :D




you may want to grow some thicker skin.



nothing, just calling a spade a spade. are you truly telling us that none of your...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
wow derek, you are good at this. i truly am in...

wow derek, you are good at this. i truly am in awe of your ability to try and sound so above it all, be so smart, and yet still be such a dick. i really don't even know what to say.... you have...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-25-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1,335
Views: 257,188
Posted By laramie LC4
is that pima motor sports park? i didn't...

is that pima motor sports park?

i didn't realize you live in tucson. we should hook up, my big girl likes to eat too. :evil

laters,

laramie :beer
Forum: Thumpers 01-24-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
first let me start off by saying I'm no expert in...

first let me start off by saying I'm no expert in this, and it has now been several years since i've even thought about it. so i apologize if my explanations are not perfect. i've got a bit of PTSD...
Forum: Thumpers 01-24-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
using angular contact main bearings on the crank....

using angular contact main bearings on the crank. the shims set the pre-load on the bearings and sit inside the cases. opposite of how the typical LC4 crank is done. this is supposed to prevent the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-24-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
lightened and balanced along w/ the...

lightened and balanced along w/ the counter-balancer. :evil

all i really need at this point is a a real cam and some laser cut shims for the AC bearings on the crank. the shims are being cut this...
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
Oh no. Too much to list. Here is a post...

Oh no. Too much to list.

Here is a post from KTMTalk.com that addresses some of it. The rest I will explain later. I started a post years ago about my bike build, just never posted it due too...
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
Yup. And he is a saint. Don't know if you...

Yup. And he is a saint.

Don't know if you know the story of my engine but it has been long, painful, exspensive, and soul wrenching. This has made me smile like I haven't in a long time.
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6,767
Views: 1,229,351
Posted By laramie LC4
:happay:happay :happay:happay :happay:happay...

:happay:happay :happay:happay :happay:happay :happay:happay
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-22-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By laramie LC4
wow, you really need to read that link and...

wow, you really need to read that link and re-read his post. i don't think that's what he is saying at all. :deal

just my $.02,

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-22-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By laramie LC4
like mentioned earlier, this engine was designed...

like mentioned earlier, this engine was designed to be light, slim, and snappy. and personally, i like it that way.

very interesting read on the design of the ktm twin engine. if you haven't read...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-20-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,550
Posted By laramie LC4
you carry that with you? :eek1:eek1:eek1

you carry that with you? :eek1:eek1:eek1
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-24-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 29,970
Posted By laramie LC4
so, is this a "show" bike or a real "race" bike?...

so, is this a "show" bike or a real "race" bike? with all that aluminum, i hope you don't plan on crashing.

just saying...

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-15-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,152
Posted By laramie LC4
balance yes, if you plan on riding it at any...

balance yes, if you plan on riding it at any speed.



not me. 140 is too small. the only 140 i think would be safe would be a terrorflex and that's because they used to call them 150's until...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-15-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By laramie LC4
that or drill small holes. do a few, then try it...

that or drill small holes. do a few, then try it out. once your happy stop drilling.

good luck,

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-15-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,494
Posted By laramie LC4
so springs are more important than the valving? i...

so springs are more important than the valving? i hope that is not what I'm hearing you guys say? :huh

yes they are important (for ride height and sag settings) but the valves are were ALL the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-14-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,494
Posted By laramie LC4
70 is a really big number. remember it's the...

70 is a really big number. remember it's the valving that should be doing the majority of the work, not the spring. springs are there mostly to keep the bike upright.

i think a lot of guys here...
Forum: Vendors 12-13-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,189
Posted By laramie LC4
i took the survey but wanted to add some more...

i took the survey but wanted to add some more info. I personally have been asking klim to make a leatt jacket for years (one that normal humans can afford). i saw jonah with one at the dakar, so i...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-29-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,557
Posted By laramie LC4
i think that about covers it. :wink: ...

i think that about covers it. :wink:

laters,

laramie :beer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-02-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,004
Posted By laramie LC4
yup. lot's to be gained by properly set stops....

yup. lot's to be gained by properly set stops. :clap
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