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Forum: Equipment 06-19-2015, 02:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By francs
I patched it with...

I patched it with http://www.boesner.com/hilfsmaterialien/klebstoffe-harze-wachse/klebstoffe-und-baender/sekundenkleber-ultra-gel + tire patch and it still holds air (it was an "emergency" repair) .
Forum: EMEA 06-11-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By francs
You don't need passport in EU.

You don't need passport in EU.
Forum: EMEA 06-11-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By francs
Pack light. Get a good sleeping bag (nights in...

Pack light.
Get a good sleeping bag (nights in mountains can be cold I found that out when I camp in Briancon) . Get "funcional" (synthetic) underwear and towels (that dried fast) . Baby wipes are...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,543
Posted By francs
Cheap simple small plastic bicycle pump. It's...

Cheap simple small plastic bicycle pump. It's take time to fill but you need it rarely.
Forum: Equipment 05-28-2015, 03:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 717
Posted By francs
Multi layer foam, anti fog lenses, silicone on...

Multi layer foam, anti fog lenses, silicone on strap that's my demands.
Forum: Equipment 05-26-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,705
Posted By francs
I like "Rucksack" (...

I like "Rucksack" ( http://www.victorinox.com/global/en/Products/Swiss-Army-Knives/Large-Pocket-Knives/Rucksack/p/0.8863 ) "performance"/size/"use" (smaller knives are "annoying" for cutting bread or...
Forum: Thumpers 05-11-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
I used "this" :...

I used "this" : http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/681191-clutch-fluid-leak/
And it works...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 03:34 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 20,618
Posted By francs
? ...

?
https://eu.shop.bossard.com/group/index.cfm?app_page=0:31100:30002:11610:1

From M2,5 it's the first I opened (there are others) .
Forum: EMEA 05-04-2015, 01:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,825
Posted By francs
It won't be opened for years... (it's just an...

It won't be opened for years... (it's just an idea... ) .
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 20,618
Posted By francs
If you have enough "meat" you can use thread...

If you have enough "meat" you can use thread inserts for metal.
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 01:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,477
Posted By francs
Yes. Check chain guide (on swingarm near...

Yes.
Check chain guide (on swingarm near sprocket) for wear regularly.
Forum: Europe 04-10-2015, 01:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By francs
Best way is to visit local restaurant/pub and ask...

Best way is to visit local restaurant/pub and ask for the room (they are the best informed). On adriatic coast you have "brokers" (sitting in the shadow with phone in their hand) they can be useful...
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2015, 01:28 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,390
Posted By francs
Hmmmm :evil ...

Hmmmm :evil
https://fcmdsc.wordpress.com/2010/07/21/all-the-cool-nomads-are-wearing-black/
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
School holidays (he's probably skiing) .

School holidays (he's probably skiing) .
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 02-18-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,942
Posted By francs
It's confusing, you need vignette on all freeways...

It's confusing, you need vignette on all freeways (avtocesta) and roads for motor vehicles (cesta za motorna vozila) it should be sign (in shape of the vignette) at the beginning (it is, but it's too...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 02-18-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,942
Posted By francs
Slovenija

"One other positive – gas is less expensive here than anywhere we have been. And so far, only trucks pay tolls on the toll roads. Bikes and cars are free. Gotta love that!"
You were lucky. Riding...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,745
Posted By francs
It did on mine. It pushed windscreen too far back...

It did on mine. It pushed windscreen too far back to be effective (it should stay more upright to keep wind off the chest) . I bought a wind screen with fixing clamps on handlebar and it works much...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2015, 01:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,745
Posted By francs
I tried something similar, but it didn't work....

I tried something similar, but it didn't work. Wind put to much pressure (leverage) and it pull "headlight" from fixing point on fender.
Forum: EMEA 02-13-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,825
Posted By francs
Closed. You had to use "Kula" border crossing...

Closed. You had to use "Kula" border crossing (Rožaje/Peč) . If I understood right road is "passable" but it's illegal to cross border.
Forum: Europe 02-11-2015, 01:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,068
Posted By francs
Ask at some climbing forum. In Slovenija you can...

Ask at some climbing forum. In Slovenija you can do a bivouac in case of emergency but camping is forbidden.
edit:
I found this:...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
I did it as it's on...

I did it as it's on http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/681191-clutch-fluid-leak/
I can't see pictures anymore.
Forum: Europe 01-27-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
Posted By francs
Yes and no. It's not legal (kind of) , you can...

Yes and no.
It's not legal (kind of) , you can ride on roads (even forest roads and man made and used "roads" if it's not forbidden by sign or special law, usually it is) . It's strictly forbidden...
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2015, 03:41 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
Demand them from the dealer. They should be...

Demand them from the dealer. They should be supplied with the bike.
Forum: EMEA 01-22-2015, 02:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 708
Posted By francs
Contact them:...

Contact them: http://www.motoxplorers.com/#!homeenglish/crti
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5,045
Views: 1,774,973
Posted By francs
Hard luggage (panniers) are great for street...

Hard luggage (panniers) are great for street riding, but suck on dirt .
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
No, it's empty.

No, it's empty.
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
I did the same thing on my 2008 (15/48 /120 link...

I did the same thing on my 2008 (15/48 /120 link chain/ cut off 4) .
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
No, it's not. Count them it's 114 (I did, on...

No, it's not.
Count them it's 114 (I did, on 2008) .
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
You need +2 links (116 if I remember right).

You need +2 links (116 if I remember right).
Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
Yes. On 2008 they did it as a "normal" upgrade...

Yes.
On 2008 they did it as a "normal" upgrade (they did it on mine) . The consumption got up (0,1 l on 100 km) , no stalling since then and a bit different throttle response.
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
You won't be able to ride 130+km/h for a long...

You won't be able to ride 130+km/h for a long time. It's not the bike it's wind. Comfortable speed it's 100-110km/h (just a bit faster than trucks) . I would "gear it down" to 14/45 for Morocco.
ps....
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By francs
http://www.supra-electronics.com/popups/Maginon_MS...

http://www.supra-electronics.com/popups/Maginon_MS-7100_popup_uk/

Scanning pictures is slow (you had to put it in frame, a bit fiddly) but the quality is OK.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 11-05-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,135
Posted By francs
Hi BT. Nice RR :clap. I'm looking forward to...

Hi BT.
Nice RR :clap. I'm looking forward to "Spanish part" too :ear.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 10-22-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 40,126
Posted By francs
I was a customs officer, and I get pissed on some...

I was a customs officer, and I get pissed on some borders (I known the routine and I can tell when it's work and when they just "bully you" ) No. 1 for the Kosovo border (I got really pissed and I...
Forum: EMEA 09-18-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,523
Posted By francs
Both.

Both.
Forum: Thumpers 09-01-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 23,321
Views: 2,955,287
Posted By francs
Look this: ...

Look this:
http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/730560-slave-cylinder-o-ring/

I bought "O" ring from local manufacturer (It's standard) , but you can also buy it in KTM shop, it's not for the slave...
Forum: Equipment 08-29-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,632
Posted By francs
As others said "aerodynamic" . Mx helmet is great...

As others said "aerodynamic" . Mx helmet is great for trail /forest (slow riding) , but on road it's make too much "drag" and it's gets "heavy" on the neck + it's "shake" (if gets in wind stream at...
Forum: Equipment 08-28-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,632
Posted By francs
X-LITE X-802R ULTRA CARBON PURO weight cca 1210g...

X-LITE X-802R ULTRA CARBON PURO weight cca 1210g (data from their website) . I like MX/enduro helmet, but I would never ever think to use it just for street riding.
Forum: Equipment 08-27-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,632
Posted By francs
MX helmet "sans peak" is still extremely noisy...

MX helmet "sans peak" is still extremely noisy and it "shake" at speed (I did that) .
Better get a good composite street helmet (difference in weight is minimal) .
Forum: EMEA 08-26-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 860
Posted By francs
It might be a problem exiting EU with EU passport...

It might be a problem exiting EU with EU passport on "Canadian" bike (if your visa in canadian passport is expired) . But probably no one will even notice that.
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