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Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Bought from Moto Rally Services in the UK, PM...

Bought from Moto Rally Services in the UK, PM inmate Mike_MRS

http://www.motorallyservices.co.uk/
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,344
Posted By wilso122
SWEETT! Nice ride kartman. Its great when...

SWEETT! Nice ride kartman.

Its great when you take that first ride.
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Well after all that effort went on our first...

Well after all that effort went on our first outing on a 240k roadbook around mid wales thanks to the guys from all terrain rally challenge in the uk. These guys are doing a great job at trying to...
Forum: Thumpers 06-16-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Finished!

Well sort of... Bit of tweaking here and there on the suspension bit of a wire tidy up. Took it for a quick test blast more smiles per mile!

And got a road book ride this weekend to really test...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Yes right after the rider has taken a sudden leap...

Yes right after the rider has taken a sudden leap from the bike :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Thanks mate, yeah the box is very snug at the...

Thanks mate, yeah the box is very snug at the back of the nav tree, very simple.

Am I happy, erm no :evil The multi-switch unit (RNS) very nicely made and is great but the tollerances all seem a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Nearly there!!

Well I had to duck out of the last Rallly due to wife and baby being unwell, which was luck as the bike was no where near ready...

So I tidied up the birds nest, changed a few bits around...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,344
Posted By wilso122
Looking really good, your wiring is certainly...

Looking really good, your wiring is certainly bette than mine if u fancy a trip to the uk it's waiting for you ;)


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Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,344
Posted By wilso122
In that case you are one seriously lucky guy,...

In that case you are one seriously lucky guy, perhaps you should put a ring on her finger as there are not lots of people lining up not only for the bike, the spares now your girlfriend as well :evil...
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Thanks guys, it still has to work though.......

Thanks guys, it still has to work though.... crossing my fingers on that one.

More good news, the chain and other bits needed arrived today so a fun evening ahead.

You never know I might even...
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,344
Posted By wilso122
You cant ask that, his wife may find out and the...

You cant ask that, his wife may find out and the last thing we want is the wife knowing what we actually spend on our toys :clap:rofl

Whatever it was it was worth every euro spent and more.
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
I hate wiring.... First off was to make the...

I hate wiring....

First off was to make the new fuse box with 3 perm live and 3 switched the three switched are for the road book, ico and currently a spare.

The three live are for...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Just made the mistake of looking at your thread,...

Just made the mistake of looking at your thread, way too cool for school :clap

I have the Alberto Dotorri fairing and just taken it to the paint shop for a nice gloss black finish.


Going to...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,344
Posted By wilso122
:lurk Very very nice! makes my shed build...

:lurk

Very very nice! makes my shed build look silly :rofl

Not sure what I am more envious of, the Bike or the Garage..???? Ok ok its the bike then the garage :D

Good luck, watching with...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
The Rally trip and multi switch arrived, so I...

The Rally trip and multi switch arrived, so I took the road book off the SE with an intention of fitting up this week then forgot the bloody clamps! But I have enough wiring for all the rally items...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Fit up..

Been a bit quiet with work and life gettig in the way a little the project stalled. So I booked onto the Keilder Rock oil rally in erm keilder, 2 days 65 miles per lap, 2.5 laps per day, so a good...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-03-2014, 09:46 AM
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Posted By wilso122
You mean the rack that take the wolfman bags? ...

You mean the rack that take the wolfman bags?

If so they were made by Berg an inmate here, you could ask him direct. Also try http://www.windingroads.co.uk/ he might have stock left.

hth
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Progress!!!

Managed to make some progress tonight, got a long long way to go though..

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-pDyLtKK9p98/UzH921cj_YI/AAAAAAAAC8Q/_WI1p5PKCxM/w470-h626-no/image.jpg
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Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
I hear ya I hear ya :rofl Right work is...

I hear ya I hear ya :rofl

Right work is slightly less mental and most of the bits have arrived. Bit of a nightmare in that I was sent the wrong swing arm bearings, in trying to put one in I've...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Not yet, waiting for payday and more bits to turn...

Not yet, waiting for payday and more bits to turn up, about a hundred just for the shock bearings and swing arm bearings.... Just about finished the wiring loom clean up. Oh and I did the tappets...
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Yeah that is a concern for sure, just hoping I...

Yeah that is a concern for sure, just hoping I don't drop it too often ;)

If there are any picture of the brackets he made it would be great to see them.
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Too right :rofl :evil

Too right :rofl :evil
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Thanks guys glad you liking it. More...

Thanks guys glad you liking it.

More updates, build up the subframe now ready to fit up. Picture of the rear tank new plastics and fog light.
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Ha yeah see the point. Its the room I rent mid...

Ha yeah see the point. Its the room I rent mid week for work. The wife would hang my balls on the line if I did that at home! :eek1

Mind you if she knew what I was spending I think there would be...
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2014, 03:26 PM
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Posted By wilso122
KTM 525 EXC as an Adventure Bike

Other things are hand guards, tyre pressures and tyre choice, all can give speed wobble, process of elimination, IMHO it will never go completely.

Also head race bearings, esp if just replaced.
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Another side view of the tank. ...

Another side view of the tank.

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-oxunreKGtHM/UwJ-8pyejGI/AAAAAAAAC5k/jjjKvQ1UnEM/w659-h494-no/image.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Fim rear light

For continental rally's you need a rear fog light to help others see you in the dust, after speaking with tom at demon mx I went for this little puppy, led rear light and brake, he suggested wiring...
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Baja rear tank

Thanks to mike for a great deal I went for the Baja rear aux tank.

Tapping the front support.
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Starting the build...

So the recent escapades in the last 3 hours...

Adding the navigation bracket, the hardest part is guessing the centre line, with a bit of faff and a bit of luck I got pretty close and went for it....
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Thats ok for me as I'm used to it :rofl ...

Thats ok for me as I'm used to it :rofl

Actually building them for me is as much fun as riding them, luckily I work away so build it in the evenings, saves working or watching TV. :clap
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Hi Stephan, Yeah the HDB kit is great...

Hi Stephan,

Yeah the HDB kit is great stuff, looks like a really great setup you have there.

Just loove the faired look of rally bikes, not needed just looks cool :freaky

Im looking out for...
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Correct. 2 8mm holes need to be drilled. Quite a...

Correct. 2 8mm holes need to be drilled. Quite a nifty setup.

Just spent 2 hours cleaning the engine....


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Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Sure, it will be a long way off before I get to...

Sure, it will be a long way off before I get to mounting the fairing as the bike has to essentially be back together and I want to sort all my wiring out. Will be taking pictures and writing up the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Ok back to the bike. Just some of the bits, great...

Ok back to the bike. Just some of the bits, great day though the Alberto dottori fairing and navigation tower turned up, dead chuffed and way quicker than expected but it's going to look great. Layed...
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
No worries thanks mike, you have funds :evil

No worries thanks mike, you have funds :evil
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
You got a pm :freaky

You got a pm :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Mate if you can do a deal and it's black you...

Mate if you can do a deal and it's black you might be on :lol3 It's the earliest of the 525 bought in 2002 but the 2003 model, first of the 525. Pretty sure you mean the subframe, the main frame...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
I think you are better going smaller tank and if...

I think you are better going smaller tank and if needed a rear tank, helps balance the weight of road book etc up front. That's what I'm looking at anyhow but need to build a custom rear tank as none...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,310
Posted By wilso122
Patience, patience ;) The fairing connects...

Patience, patience ;)

The fairing connects to the navigation tower normally a connection up front and side braces but it's not here yet so unsure.

Best bet would be to ask alberto give him...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 6,209
Views: 1,200,184
Posted By wilso122
Thanks skibum have sent a pm. Cheers gronk...

Thanks skibum have sent a pm.

Cheers gronk will check it out but have. No end of problems accessing ktmtalk, keeps blocking my ip addresses thinking I'm a spammer...
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