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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-24-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 243,086
Posted By elephant man
now that is porn!

now that is porn!
Forum: Some Assembly Required 01-08-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 87,223
Posted By elephant man
seen the new versys?

kawasaki probably read you (awsome!) thread and stole your idea...:D
what about a bash plate?
and maybe even a small wind deflactor?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-14-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 619,348
Posted By elephant man
frame washer

well, i'll be damnd!
went over to my bike to check for the washer.
didn't realy think i needed to as mine is 95'.
no washer what so ever!
that might explain the cracks and breaks iv'e had....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-12-2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 199,855
Posted By elephant man
i guess kawasaki turned to sailah for...

i guess kawasaki turned to sailah for inspiration...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 09-11-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 33,090
Posted By elephant man
nice build! why dont you try and fit a complete...

nice build!
why dont you try and fit a complete front end from a super tenere 750?
twin discs, 43 mm and it will accept an fzr1000 front wheel...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 09-03-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 82,976
Posted By elephant man
somehow, WOW! just dosen't cut it. ...

somehow, WOW! just dosen't cut it.
inspirational!:eek1
i am in the process of getting a degree in engineering, so i can do things my way.
thank you for sharing and inspiring.

noam
Forum: Some Assembly Required 08-15-2011, 09:50 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 30,620
Posted By elephant man
thats just beautiful! the master cilynder- what...

thats just beautiful!
the master cilynder- what bike is it from?
Forum: Some Assembly Required 08-15-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,943
Posted By elephant man
can you add more info and pics? awe-some build!

can you add more info and pics?
awe-some build!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-30-2011, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,069
Posted By elephant man
what about suspension? there's a good site for...

what about suspension?
there's a good site for all things st.
supertenere.net (http://www.super-tenere.net/index.php)
cant wait for the rest :evil
Forum: Old's Cool 05-30-2011, 12:07 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,303
Posted By elephant man
looks like an 2010 R1. great build!

looks like an 2010 R1.
great build!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,069
Posted By elephant man
xtz900!

the bike yamaha should be building.
me like:evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 17,197
Posted By elephant man
congrats on the reg-rec...

it's a known issue with this bike.
so is the uper rear engine mounts- they tend to crack.
maybe you are allready aware of THE forum for all things tenere- http://www.super-tenere.net/
i also take...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-19-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 17,197
Posted By elephant man
wow. havnt' seen one that tidy in a long time. ...

wow.
havnt' seen one that tidy in a long time.
looking forward for your build!:evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-21-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 619,348
Posted By elephant man
what about tires?

hi all/
My name is Noam and I'm from Israel.
I have a 95' for the past 6 years now.
Excelent bike! only in the past 6 months have i discovered its abbilities off-road.
And I'm a noob at that... ...
Forum: The Garage 03-22-2009, 12:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,825
Posted By elephant man
oil drain plug

there is an oil drain plug on the left side of the engine.
have yuo opened it?
usualy, it's the first step.
Forum: Thumpers 01-11-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 15,879
Posted By elephant man
bumpy here... :lurk

bumpy here...




:lurk
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-20-2008, 05:08 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 202,676
Posted By elephant man
you meen: greeeen :evil:evil

you meen: greeeen :evil:evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-24-2008, 10:34 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 19,134
Posted By elephant man
my ultimate? let me start by appologising for...

my ultimate? let me start by appologising for using some of the ideas possted by other. hay, coppying is the highest form of appriciation:wink:
Engine:
layuot: paralell twin. 850- 1000cc. 75-100...
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2008, 06:32 PM
Replies: 611
Views: 153,347
Posted By elephant man
check out the sprocket...:huh

check out the sprocket...:huh
Forum: Vendors 10-13-2008, 02:45 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 22,811
Posted By elephant man
actualy, i dont see any resson why it won't fit. ...

actualy, i dont see any resson why it won't fit.
there is a guy who allready did it.
twice.
first- with an 851 engine. he had to cut the frame for it.
second- he used an st2 engine. bolted in...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-09-2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,866
Posted By elephant man
building an advtourer out of an fz1- good idea! ...

building an advtourer out of an fz1- good idea!
all the engine you want (a lot more than you need)/
brakes? to stop a ship.
all you will need is longer suspension.
performancebikes magazine did a...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-17-2008, 06:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 722
Posted By elephant man
elad. hi, long time sience our last beer... ...

elad.
hi, long time sience our last beer...
if you want all the info- and in hebrew- you know my cell number.
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 16,601
Views: 2,838,157
Posted By elephant man
great bike- more in person.

nave, good to see you join in :D
the project on my bike is slowly taking shape- ordering parts is the first step.
prepper for a lot of questions...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2008, 02:23 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 56,637
Posted By elephant man
great job!

great job!
i like projects like this.
will you fit a front fairing , dakar style?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-07-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,214
Posted By elephant man
another method

i use a method called; lift and turn.

I kneel next to my bike and with my left arm- push against the bike from the right-rear point of the lugge rack.
I lift the bike a bit (enough to let the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-07-2008, 06:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 633
Posted By elephant man
HID kit- how will it fit?

Been looking at this kit. (http://www.autobulbsdirect.co.uk/h4-bixenon-abd-digital-hid-conversion-kit-c-620-p-1-pr-17164.html)
I own a 95' Yamaha Super Tenere.
Will it fit the electrics on my bike?...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-25-2008, 08:31 AM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 619,348
Posted By elephant man
ray rev. i am listed on the s10 site but there...

ray rev.
i am listed on the s10 site but there seems to be a problem with my acount.
i cant even contact jenna to let him know.
can you help me?
this site is my therapy group :D
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-21-2008, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,152
Posted By elephant man
I think he meant an f800x-chalnge. Something...

I think he meant an f800x-chalnge.
Something without all the front fairing and nothing more than a speedo.
Kind of like an hp2-f
Am i right?
Sounds like the next logical step. me like:evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-21-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 202,676
Posted By elephant man
No cover

Pete, it's inspiring to this mongrel coming along.
Keep it coming :clap
About that front cover.
Why not use a stock screen from the 990/950?
It weel fit the bill quiet nicely. Well, apart from...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3,738
Views: 1,222,757
Posted By elephant man
s10 vs...

This thread is making my wallet cry for help...:lol3
seriusly, I own an s10 and loving it.
a good friend of mine got a weestrom a few months ago.
that got me thinking trading my bike for a new...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,110
Posted By elephant man
all it needs now, are some JP8 decalls...:lol3

all it needs now, are some JP8 decalls...:lol3
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-25-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 202,676
Posted By elephant man
this is getting so interesting :eek1 may i...

this is getting so interesting :eek1
may i suggest you make the underseat can, an oval?
you would gain more volume and give some moer clearence over the rear tire.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-09-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,134
Posted By elephant man
have you done a super tenere yet?

have you done a super tenere yet?
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,792
Posted By elephant man
had one of those

it's called kle500.
had it for 2.5 years.
wonderfull bike!
here's a link to some pics. (http://www.bikepics.com/kawasaki/kle500/04/pics.asp)
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-28-2008, 08:07 AM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 619,348
Posted By elephant man
the best paintscheme!

this is the best by farr.
except, maybe, for the dakar bikes.
anyway, heres mine:
some trees (http://www.bikepics.com/pictures/1224943/)
other trees (http://www.bikepics.com/pictures/1226071/)...
Forum: Vendors 03-14-2008, 06:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,900
Posted By elephant man
wheels for super tenere

hi.
10% is a lot.
i use to work in bike shop here, so i can appreciate it.

can you quote me for a build?
i supply the hubs- you get all the fun of the rest.:D
superlace, spokes, nippels, rims-...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2008, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 667
Posted By elephant man
earplugs

thank you guyys for your comments.
i allready know about the earplugs.
what i am looking for is the device.
what is the ijet? this? (http://www.ijetwireless.com/twowayRemote_FAQ.html)
how well...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2008, 06:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 667
Posted By elephant man
like music to my ears

hi there fellow adventurers!
my mp3 device is starting to show its age - 3 years.
I'm currently in the hunt of a new one.
what do i need?
1. quality of sound- i have a sensitive ear.
2. battery...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-20-2008, 01:11 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 20,635
Posted By elephant man
forgot one...

the super tenere.
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Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2008, 02:53 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 160,614
Posted By elephant man
work? party!

deal.
can we make 7iish?:wink:

i wish...
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