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Forum: Thumpers Today, 04:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,874
Posted By OConnor
Where do I get one? :ear

Where do I get one? :ear
Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 03:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,803
Posted By OConnor
For your size I would not look at an SV650 and a...

For your size I would not look at an SV650 and a Monster isn't any bigger.
The grass is always greener, then you've sold the FZ and wish you hadn't.
Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 02:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 551
Posted By OConnor
The Triumph triple has performance in the bag...

The Triumph triple has performance in the bag though I personally feel the air-cooled Ducati twin easily beats it in beauty of design and sound. I miss mine.
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 02:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,874
Posted By OConnor
Well that should be a true test of the bike, let...

Well that should be a true test of the bike, let us know how it turns out.
Forum: Thumpers 11-19-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,874
Posted By OConnor
That looks vaguely like a Triumph Tiger. As...

That looks vaguely like a Triumph Tiger.

As far as the Lifan 200s go, getting over 50,000 miles from a 200cc air-cooled motor is impressive no matter who makes it.
Forum: Road warriors 11-16-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,466
Posted By OConnor
And plenty of OEM and aftermarket support.

And plenty of OEM and aftermarket support.
Forum: Road warriors 11-16-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 182,499
Posted By OConnor
You need to add a DP bike or two to that mix ASAP!

You need to add a DP bike or two to that mix ASAP!
Forum: Thumpers 11-16-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
davo, what wind-screen are you using there?

davo, what wind-screen are you using there?
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 935
Views: 182,499
Posted By OConnor
2007 R1200GSA - I had to at least try one after...

2007 R1200GSA - I had to at least try one after reading so many glowing reviews. I probably should have gone with the regular GS but the Adventure just looked the business and came with everything I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 670
Posted By OConnor
Just keep an eye on the Flea Market, they come up...

Just keep an eye on the Flea Market, they come up a few times a year. Then you'll need to decide if you take the chance and wait for the price to drop or jump on it at the start. :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3,571
Views: 723,692
Posted By OConnor
Ah, guess I thought they were X-Challenge parts.

Ah, guess I thought they were X-Challenge parts.
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
Ha, I won't say selling all the farkles didn't...

Ha, I won't say selling all the farkles didn't cross my mind.
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3,571
Views: 723,692
Posted By OConnor
Wheels are BMW parts as well correct?

Wheels are BMW parts as well correct?
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3,571
Views: 723,692
Posted By OConnor
Certainly will. I have it up on the lift right...

Certainly will. I have it up on the lift right now with all the bodywork removed. The only issue I see so far is in the area where the fuel-tank is close to the header, it looks like some epoxy-goo...
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3,571
Views: 723,692
Posted By OConnor
The other guy crashed pretty hard once (Not the...

The other guy crashed pretty hard once (Not the bike I bought) and I believe that was getting things sorted to be able to finish the trip.
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
I hope this is saved on CH for easy perusal? I...

I hope this is saved on CH for easy perusal?
I suppose if HF is going to take the time to do the work AND take pictures to post up I can at least do the work myself. Thanks man! :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
For that little I'd go new.

For that little I'd go new.
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 43,002
Posted By OConnor
Yeah holy crap, they can keep it. That new R1 is...

Yeah holy crap, they can keep it. That new R1 is sexy! And Honda just phoned it in this year.
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
I would do away with the air-box entirely. I...

I would do away with the air-box entirely. I wouldn't miss a couple hp if I gained an extra 60+ miles per tank.
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 21,475
Posted By OConnor
Crazy talk!

Crazy talk!
Forum: Thumpers 11-03-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
This picture really got me thinking how nice it...

This picture really got me thinking how nice it would be to use the pod filter and have the rest of the air-box converted to fuel-tank.
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 825
Views: 117,176
Posted By OConnor
It could come with free beer and someone would...

It could come with free beer and someone would expect wine.
Forum: Road warriors 11-02-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 2,246
Views: 553,914
Posted By OConnor
I've got the Cogent shock as well but never rode...

I've got the Cogent shock as well but never rode with the stocker so I'm not sure how much of an improvement it is.
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
My '13 with 22k miles was $2900. Came with Husky...

My '13 with 22k miles was $2900. Came with Husky skid-plate, TT hand-guards, side-stand foot, shifter and Zega racks/cases. Needs a rear tire but I figured for KLR-money, I can afford a tire.
Forum: Vendors 10-30-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 258,741
Posted By OConnor
Ah, it was in the spam folder, damn gmail!

Ah, it was in the spam folder, damn gmail!
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
The AltRider stuff looks good but will cost you....

The AltRider stuff looks good but will cost you. The engine guards look the best of the lot to me.

http://www.altrider.com/skid-plates/cid/5

Check out CafeHusky if you haven't.
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Forum: Vendors 10-27-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 258,741
Posted By OConnor
Just ordered a Tall (so I can trim slightly) for...

Just ordered a Tall (so I can trim slightly) for my Terra after reading nothing but positive reviews. :clap
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 18,649
Posted By OConnor
I don't see a Bazzaz listed for the TR. :ear

I don't see a Bazzaz listed for the TR. :ear
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
I've got a stupid question.

Has anyone tried to weld up a a new, larger fuel tank out of aluminum for the OEM location? I realize it's somewhat molded to fit, perhaps something out of Kevlar/FG using the stock tank as a buck...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3,571
Views: 723,692
Posted By OConnor
Just picked up my '13 this week. The original...

Just picked up my '13 this week. The original owner rode it through South America, guess I need to take it to Alaska at least.

Here is the PO's trip blog if anyone is interested.
...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
Definitely smooth, one of the reasons I went with...

Definitely smooth, one of the reasons I went with this over a 640 (and the TR was 1k cheaper!).
From a stop I find myself flicking the throttle to pass the stumble then letting out the clutch as the...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 18,649
Posted By OConnor
I think you should make a kit. I'm ready to buy a...

I think you should make a kit. I'm ready to buy a PCV and AT. If you can do better than that I would throw my money your way right now. :deal
The one question I have on the Auto-Tune is: After you...
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 291
Posted By OConnor
What all does a Terra 650 need?

OK, I picked up a used TR650 for a great price but I plane to do a few light touring trip next year and need stuff.

It already has:
Zegas
kick-stand foot
hand guards
skid plate
collapsible...
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,467
Posted By OConnor
Right on. I guess we are orphans. Not as bad as...

Right on. I guess we are orphans. Not as bad as the Rotax Buell guys though.
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
I guess it's time to start at the beginning of...

I guess it's time to start at the beginning of this thread and read all the way through.
It has a bunch of TT stuff: Zega bags, LED lights, side-stand foot, hand-guards, Husky skid-plate and some...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5,453
Views: 659,106
Posted By OConnor
New TR650 owner

Found a well-used 2013. Picking it up tomorrow and I'm very excited to start farkling. The wife is sooo happy! :lol3
Forum: Road warriors 10-19-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,381
Posted By OConnor
Then I'd have to go over the suspension and...

Then I'd have to go over the suspension and brakes. And it's still heavy. But yes I understand what your getting at.
Forum: Road warriors 10-18-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,381
Posted By OConnor
Anyone buying a HD for its performance has been...

Anyone buying a HD for its performance has been misled, EVO or Twinki.
Forum: Road warriors 10-14-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,662
Posted By OConnor
+1 The R even more so.

+1 The R even more so.
Forum: Beasts 10-09-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 878
Posted By OConnor
The 1290 is amazing. I could easily see having...

The 1290 is amazing. I could easily see having one as my only bike.
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