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Forum: Beasts 05-30-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3,919
Views: 474,501
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Speaking of chains, I just returned from the...

Speaking of chains, I just returned from the Overland Expo in Flagstaff, AZ. While there I attended one of the Adventure Bike courses addressing maintenance of our type of bike. The Instructor /...
Forum: Beasts 03-17-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3,919
Views: 474,501
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Storage and fuel pax

What were the Rotopax sizes and mounting hardware you specified? Looks great!
Forum: Beasts 12-06-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 3,919
Views: 474,501
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Bar Risers?

I tend to find my XC uncomfortable to ride, while standing on the pegs, off road. I took off the rubber vibration dampeners from the pegs, which effectively gave me (maybe) an inch. I would still...
Forum: Beasts 11-18-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3,919
Views: 474,501
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
I went with the city bag which is great for...

I went with the city bag which is great for basics, like, registration & insurance stuff, glasses, iPhone, 9mm, gloves, camera, inReach, maps, sun screen, rain cover, etc.
Forum: Beasts 11-18-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 3,919
Views: 474,501
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
This is what I ordered with my new 2013 800 XC......

This is what I ordered with my new 2013 800 XC...
arrow exhaust A9600341

adventure fog light kit A9838003

center stand A9778005

sump guard A9708233

Engine protection bars A9788004
Forum: Orange Crush 08-18-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 1,525,018
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
I subscribe to this multi bike theory, with a...

I subscribe to this multi bike theory, with a Norton Vintage bike, 1200 GS Adventure, Ural 2WD, Harley Screaming Eagle Touring rig, and soon (probably) a 990 Adventure... However, for me to to ride...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-27-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,383
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Question Maybe a third option?

I own a 2009 GS Adventure and enjoy it tremendously. That said, I am in the market for another Adventure bike and want to change things up a bit. Hence, KTM 990 Adventure was my choice. My choice,...
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 84,599
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
NTX or 990 Adventure

I see you have a KTM and a Guzzi. Question ~ I plan to buy another Adventure bike in October. Currently I have a '09 BMW GS Adventure, which will now live at my place in Maine. However, I spend 9...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-06-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 1,525,018
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Okay, okay - Fair enough! It was sent to me...

Okay, okay - Fair enough! It was sent to me saying the bike being used was the prototype for the 1090... Color, lower, etc. You are both right it was my mistake in pulling the trigger too quickly....
Forum: Orange Crush 07-06-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 1,525,018
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
New 1090?

I agree - way too long, however that was supposed to be the NEW KTM 1090...
Forum: Americas 07-03-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Found it - Thank you!

Found it - Thank you!
Forum: Americas 07-03-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Question Mexico, si or no?

I have been wanting to ride into rural Mexico, but since I ride solo, I am rather concerned about choosing the right/safe route. Banditos, drug runners, and the likes fill the news. Not an...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-01-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,007
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Hmmmm. So this means at least 6 to 10 months,...

Hmmmm. So this means at least 6 to 10 months, huh? That's a disappointment, but thanks for the insight.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-01-2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,007
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Question 2013 out when?

When does KTM usually release their new bikes? The hype on the new 990 / 1090 / 1190 refers to "this fall". That said Triumph said they were coming out with a new Trophy "this fall", then the...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-26-2012, 11:21 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 1,525,018
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
I agree. Like it or not, the current style is...

I agree. Like it or not, the current style is far more distinctive than all of the other "Adventure" bikes.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-24-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 1,525,018
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Hmmmmm... Seen this one? ...

Hmmmmm... Seen this one?

http://youtu.be/N1FfTz-h1fc
Forum: Orange Crush 06-22-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6,765
Views: 1,525,018
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
I was about ready to pull the trigger on a new...

I was about ready to pull the trigger on a new 990 Adventure, but think I will hold off to see what my options are. If nothing else the new / left over 990s may drop in price? I found a couple at...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-18-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Thanks, I'll watch my elbows. That said, I got...

Thanks, I'll watch my elbows. That said, I got bar risers for a RawHyde school and they made matters worse...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-17-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,063
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Love'em!

Love'em!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-17-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,063
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Inseam shortage

I am looking seriously at buying a new KTM 990 Adventure. However seat height and a good option to replace the stock seat concerns me. I have a '09 BMW GS Adventure, with a low Touratech seat,...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-17-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Bad Vibrations

I have a 2009 GS Adventure. My left hand constantly goes to sleep after 30 to 45 minutes of riding. Coincidently(?) the left half of my front tire just wore out. I figure the tire wear is from...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-21-2009, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,185
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
Thanks

So then the NTX is not in the same league as the GS Adventure! Interesting, as the reports show it being a real alternative. Thanks for the input.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2009, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,185
Posted By AlphaDogDaddy
BMW GS Adventure vs Guzzi NTX

Apparently the Moto Guzzi NTX is pushing the BMW GS Adventure very hard, at least in those lucky countries that have them... I understand that Guzzi will NOT bring the NTX into the States. Is this...
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