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Forum: Australia 07-02-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By braaap!
Have one from Jack at roadster cycles... Not auto...

Have one from Jack at roadster cycles... Not auto dimming, mines on switched power off the battery.... geez it's bright at night.
I'm on a group buy x 2 off please.
Forum: Australia 06-27-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 830
Posted By braaap!
Bike specific 'bags' are a bit like helmets......

Bike specific 'bags' are a bit like helmets... you get what you pay for.
For me, Kriega are the Arai / Shoei equivalent.
Forum: Australia 06-25-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 754
Posted By braaap!
OK, now that all makes sense :) Please post...

OK, now that all makes sense :)
Please post some pics up when you get the 'hybrid' setup, setup. I'm sure it will be ingenious!

What make of drybag is it?
Forum: Australia 06-24-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 2,242
Views: 285,170
Posted By braaap!
120kgs... some of the blokes on here might have...

120kgs... some of the blokes on here might have to buy two then.
:rofl
Forum: Australia 06-24-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 754
Posted By braaap!
Hi OFBM! Like you I've looked at a frameless...

Hi OFBM!
Like you I've looked at a frameless setup for a while and went with a Kreiga setup comprising Overland 30 (2 x 15litre) plus a US30 tailpack.
60 litres all up.
The Kreiga gear is really...
Forum: Australia 06-22-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 542
Posted By braaap!
Hi Mark, was originally planning to be out there...

Hi Mark, was originally planning to be out there for the first week (full moon 2nd July), but a job in Darwin has pushed that out... looking now like mid july.
Forum: Australia 06-22-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 542
Posted By braaap!
Sundowner, I hear what you're saying... I have...

Sundowner, I hear what you're saying... I have been round there many years ago under different circumstances.

But there's a full moon in July!
Forum: Australia 06-22-2015, 01:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 542
Posted By braaap!
Mulga Park Road - NT?

Anybody been down the road, out west from Kulgera or thereabouts and then up past Mulga Park station heading north towards Curtin Springs... In the last year or 2?

I've read some stories about...
Forum: Australia 06-20-2015, 12:49 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 351,875
Posted By braaap!
Great Thanks Pete, was on my list of to do's :) ...

Great Thanks Pete, was on my list of to do's :)

Think we're all about due some new pics of yours?... :clap
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-17-2015, 02:20 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,940
Posted By braaap!
Amen. when Pete640 is done... you'd be welcome :)...

Amen. when Pete640 is done... you'd be welcome :)



Geez, that was easy... take one man's word and your done?
Maybe need to do some more research n00b :evil

There aint no Guru... till you...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-10-2015, 02:01 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,940
Posted By braaap!
Hi JDeks, I"ve sent my WB across to Pete640 for...

Hi JDeks, I"ve sent my WB across to Pete640 for some onboard data acquisition and testing... when it returns, your welcome to have a 'plug and play'... :freaky

I'm with you in that the open style...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 351,875
Posted By braaap!
Hi Pete640, Want to have a play? :deal ...

Hi Pete640,

Want to have a play? :deal
http://axle.smugmug.com/LC8/LC8/i-MRW6zzg/0/M/IMG_0938-M.jpg (http://axle.smugmug.com/LC8/LC8/i-MRW6zzg/A)

You might need a different power plug /...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2015, 12:39 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,707
Posted By braaap!
Um, need a spot in or around Broken Hill...

Um, need a spot in or around Broken Hill...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,707
Posted By braaap!
Broken Hill?

Anybody have a secure park for a Vito van... for 3 weeks around the start of July?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-03-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,661
Posted By braaap!
Well, I think, Um, yeah... it's the 'internets'...

Well, I think, Um, yeah... it's the 'internets' innit?.. not Harvard or MIT.

Geez, we're talking about mucking around with motorcycles here, not finding a cure for cancer!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-03-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,661
Posted By braaap!
Hey DesertSurfer... Please, move along now,...

Hey DesertSurfer... Please, move along now, you've set us all straight with the truth.




Watch the door doesn't hit yer ass on the way out.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-02-2015, 03:46 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,661
Posted By braaap!
Amen Gefr!.. and this I believe, is what I have...

Amen Gefr!.. and this I believe, is what I have read in all Mousitsas' posts.

There are as many who like to fiddle, experiment and postulate as those who don't. Sometimes we come full circle (if...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-29-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 520
Posted By braaap!
and check TPS settings... or get a 2 - 1 system...

and check TPS settings... or get a 2 - 1 system and be really confused. :wink:
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-29-2015, 02:09 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,661
Posted By braaap!
:freaky Yep, definitely the result of idle...

:freaky

Yep, definitely the result of idle hands and benzine toxicology... :rofl
Like those idiots know best. If they did, they could manufacture a complete running motorcycle and sell it to an...
Forum: Australia 05-26-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 5,402
Views: 800,343
Posted By braaap!
What da fcuk? Love 'cobbles'... Where and...

What da fcuk?

Love 'cobbles'... Where and what is this?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-16-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,911
Posted By braaap!
Yep, right foot on the stand, handlebars full...

Yep, right foot on the stand, handlebars full lock left (left hand on the grip), right hand anywhere on the rear rack, handle, whatever you've got back there... then stand up on the kickstand with...
Forum: Vendors 05-16-2015, 01:18 AM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
:ear :ear Manu, you need a second WB, then...

:ear :ear

Manu, you need a second WB, then a very quiet, very long road... Maybe a pillion with a GoPro to record while you :ricky

No distractions from the task. Seems like you are very close!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-09-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 19,787
Views: 8,393,043
Posted By braaap!
+2 KaBoom!

+2

KaBoom!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-09-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 12,202
Views: 2,744,510
Posted By braaap!
Umm... loctite may not cut the mustard given the...

Umm... loctite may not cut the mustard given the exhaust pipe temps.
Some S/S nuts and grip / split washers might be the go.

I'm interested in the short adapter piece between the silencer (slip...
Forum: Vendors 05-08-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
1012 hPA 18.9 deg C ...

1012 hPA
18.9 deg C

http://www.bom.gov.au/fwo/IDY00030.201505090000.png
Forum: Vendors 05-08-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
Ah Ha! Mousitsas, Your summary above is...

Ah Ha! Mousitsas,
Your summary above is absolutley spot on... and I've now achieved those same numbers and concurr the performance!

Earlier with the WB on rear pipe I was seeing pronounced lean...
Forum: Vendors 05-08-2015, 12:30 AM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
think all that playing around with Carbs and...

think all that playing around with Carbs and sniffing petrol has had an effect on the poor old chap...

:lol3
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-05-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,851
Posted By braaap!
Done - Post 98

Done - Post 98
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-05-2015, 02:12 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,851
Posted By braaap!
Dear LC8 owners, wondering if we could compile a...

Dear LC8 owners, wondering if we could compile a database of jetting / carb tuning settings across LC8 ADV / SE for the folks using the Rottweiler / ITG / SW7 filter setup?

Ideally settings that...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-04-2015, 02:46 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,851
Posted By braaap!
Hey LuckyDucks! wind that steering dampener up...

Hey LuckyDucks! wind that steering dampener up and let it rip! I reckon there's some more...

:1drink
Forum: Vendors 05-04-2015, 01:28 AM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
Cool Mousitsas! Valve adjustment...

Cool Mousitsas!

Valve adjustment definitely, overall engine condition and age + local fuel RON rating, ambient temp, realtive humidity etc etc.

I think elevation and temp are most critical...
Forum: Vendors 05-03-2015, 11:54 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
Test run with the WB on rear header shows clearly...

Test run with the WB on rear header shows clearly lean, not grossly.
Rear Cyl AFR:
13.5 - 13.9 Idle (4 bars)
14.5 - 14.9 Cruise (5th gear 4 - 5000rpm)
14.9 - 15.5 Roll on in 5th gear
WOT - 15.0...
Forum: Vendors 05-03-2015, 03:20 AM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
Absolutely correct Manu! my readings are 'leaner'...

Absolutely correct Manu! my readings are 'leaner' on the front. However my rear reading (showing richer) was only after a warm idle... I need to run it out on the road - cruise and WOT.
Rear pipe...
Forum: Vendors 05-02-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
My Air Jets are standard as per those clever...

My Air Jets are standard as per those clever Austrian engineers! Even though antipollution system (is gone) and exhaust is very modified, AFR numbers are good... except, on closer examination my rear...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-02-2015, 03:08 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,851
Posted By braaap!
Floats measurement... side ways, tilted to the...

Floats measurement... side ways, tilted to the left, upside down... Tuning is a Black Art, it's more intuitive than by the 'book'...

Old skool, have always measured floats 'upside down' on TDs,...
Forum: Vendors 05-01-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
Belatedly, a short test ride completed: Engine...

Belatedly, a short test ride completed:
Engine nice and warm (4 bars).
Idle set at 1400rpm.
Ambient temp' 19C
Sea Level.

Current Carb settings are:

Main Air Jet - 40
ACV (air cut valve)...
Forum: Australia 04-28-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 351,875
Posted By braaap!
... have a used DNA filter that Autostream...

... have a used DNA filter that Autostream donated after he moved onto the 990 if that's any use?

cheers!
Forum: Australia 04-28-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 351,875
Posted By braaap!
Welcome to this one too... ...

Welcome to this one too...

http://axle.smugmug.com/LC8/LC8/i-cFm3Z9c/0/M/IMG_0796-M.jpg (http://axle.smugmug.com/LC8/LC8/i-cFm3Z9c/A)

maybe you could waterjet cut a 'figure 8' gasket out of...
Forum: Vendors 04-27-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
Hey Manu, I've double checked mine and have as...

Hey Manu, I've double checked mine and have as you have... Air jets as per OEM / Factory:

#1 - Main Air Jet - 40
#2 - ACV (air cut valve) jet - 80
#3 - Idle Air Jet - 50

and...

#4 - Low...
Forum: Vendors 04-26-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 122,150
Posted By braaap!
http://axle.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/KTM-stuff/i-kp...

http://axle.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/KTM-stuff/i-kpgJbqn/0/M/IMG_3026-M.jpg (http://axle.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/KTM-stuff/i-kpgJbqn/A)

I like the orange too. out here, sometimes the color doesn't...
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