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Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By tuscan
Low fender

Remember to ride fast to fling the mud off otherwise........

http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/USA%20Trip%201%20Best%20Shots/DSC05849.jpg

I prefer my DR650 with the high fender...
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By tuscan
DR650SE rear rack

I used a B&B Offroad rack on my wife's DR and Giant Loop soft bags - the rack is bombproof and is better than the OE hand grips for lifting the bike with and has no nasty sharp edges and has a nice...
Forum: Thumpers 10-08-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,294
Posted By tuscan
So why did you sell it after all the hard work???...

So why did you sell it after all the hard work???

Tuscan
Forum: Thumpers 10-04-2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 68,578
Posted By tuscan
Thanks for that jaumev - might just have to do...

Thanks for that jaumev - might just have to do that myself...
Forum: Thumpers 10-03-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 68,578
Posted By tuscan
http://i1278.photobucket.com/albums/y519/jvonarend...

http://i1278.photobucket.com/albums/y519/jvonarend/DSC039101024x668_zpse34e1ace.jpg[/URL]

Hi Jaumev

Awesome riding skills in the rally there mate.:clap:clap:clap

Can you show some details of...
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Kendo rack

Here are the pictures from panterg55...

http://www.kedo.com/products/60096.html

http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/imagejpg2_zps5d14d5cf.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
TT600RE Modification

Some photos courtesy of another inmate panterg55...

All I can say is ....stunning...

http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/imagejpg1_zps09948bc0.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Probably the cheapest solution is to use an OEM...

Probably the cheapest solution is to use an OEM headlight assembly (blue surround and headlight unit together) from another Yamaha model. The WR450F unit has an H4 bulb which should be plenty for...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Appreciate the links Gnuttis Some nice stuff...

Appreciate the links Gnuttis

Some nice stuff there to use with my WP forks.

Cheers

Tuscan
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 2,247
Views: 359,059
Posted By tuscan
Awesome bikes... My 2001 model... ...

Awesome bikes...

My 2001 model...

http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/8C811F31-9396-4A27-B09D-466138586EA6_zps4v3irhen.jpg

And my mint 2004 model...
...
Forum: Beasts 09-09-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3,322
Views: 934,462
Posted By tuscan
Can't get enough of this motor (2000 5GG2 model...

Can't get enough of this motor (2000 5GG2 model ex Japan)....

http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/TDM850/BACCE3FA-97CE-40A9-8683-425BB7E0EAFC_zpslump1wjj.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Turtleboy The stock TT600RE uses lower spec...

Turtleboy

The stock TT600RE uses lower spec forks and rear shock to the TT600R - the forks are shorter and the rear shock has less travel.

I wanted to make the RE ride height the same as the R...
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
I had a complete WR450 front end so i used the WR...

I had a complete WR450 front end so i used the WR wheel as well.

I didn't check but i'm guessing the TT wheel will be different in terms of spacers and axle sizes.

I took the bolts out...
Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Hey Sammax Check out the post #457 and...

Hey Sammax

Check out the post #457 and earlier on this thread - Fantuzzi gave me the pointer for the windscreen.

I bought 2 of them a while ago and I checked again and they don't seem to come...
Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Many :scratch:scratch:scratch:scratch:scratch...

Many :scratch:scratch:scratch:scratch:scratch later and after a ride on my other joy....
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Part 2... Whipped out the OE triple clamps...

Part 2...

Whipped out the OE triple clamps and installed the WR450F units properly this time...
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
TT600RE Suspension Upgrade

Well here's the latest progress on my TT600RE upgrade...

The grand plan was to convert the RE model to the R suspension add a decent headlight and minimal screen, some instruments and ride off...
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 4,764
Views: 991,090
Posted By tuscan
I did my XT660Z steering head bearings a while...

I did my XT660Z steering head bearings a while ago and although procedure was like any other head bearing replacement, the driving out the old outer race on the lower bearing was a PITA.

There was...
Forum: Thumpers 08-11-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
That is one of the smartest TTR600R I've seen...

That is one of the smartest TTR600R I've seen :clap:clap:clap - you'll be cocncerned about dropping it now....

How many Kms has it done - any electrical issues at all?
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Thanks for that. Link here.... ...

Thanks for that.

Link here....

http://s442721111.e-shop.info/shop/page/1?sessid=LKRGVWF5Ne6BdbhT1dDdUacLfhxYL7UpINSOOoGzuK5uQoeEHET5cykhsyLlDMXc&shop_param=


EUR870 for 30ltr model .......
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Hey Fantuzi What make of gas tank is that...

Hey Fantuzi

What make of gas tank is that and how much does it hold?

Cheers
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Dave Lambeth in the UK is another useful source...

Dave Lambeth in the UK is another useful source of info on the TTR600....

http://www.davidlambeth.co.uk/

Might be worth a try if you get into trouble..
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
TTR600R Belgarda Service Information

Here's a link to the Service Manual...

http://www.shag.com.au/dirtbike/TT600R_Manual_KickStart.pdf
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
TTR600R Ignition

That's new to me - can't recall seeing that setup on my machines - I'll check it out when I'm home again.

All three bikes run the same more or less and the TTR600RE has a different system to the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
That's an awesome machine there Mads - you'll...

That's an awesome machine there Mads - you'll have hours of satisfaction on it. Looks to be in good condition too from your previous owners.:clap:clap

I've got 2 of the Belgarda models and an...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-27-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 2,607
Views: 3,332,879
Posted By tuscan
Awesome photos in here - so much riding to do, so...

Awesome photos in here - so much riding to do, so little time...

A couple of my best shots:

Mexican Hat Utah:...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 68,578
Posted By tuscan
That's perfect and without question the looking...

That's perfect and without question the looking Tenere out there. Don't do any more to it - just ride and enjoy.

Mr Yamaha take note - the next generation of the Ten needs this suspension and...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 46,951
Posted By tuscan
ex250mike - in Australia and NZ (possibly Europe...

ex250mike - in Australia and NZ (possibly Europe and Japan also) from about 2002 to 2005 the last incarnation of the XR250L had upside down forks, electric start and new tank arrangement as per the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
jjxlrider - no haven't had chance to ride the...

jjxlrider - no haven't had chance to ride the machine yet - no exhaust and no brakes....

I had the forks overhauled as the complete front end was from a wrecked machine. The suspension tuner...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 46,951
Posted By tuscan
XR250RL with IMS long range fuel tank

Here's my better half's XR250L which we fitted an IMS long range fuel tank to..

The bike in original state (with my other girlfriend)..
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
WR450F forks to TTR600RE

As posted in another thread by mistake......Here's my work in progress. WR450F 2006 front end full swop to TTR600RE. Bolts straight in with the addition of two large shim washers under the top triple...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 32,775
Posted By tuscan
WR450F forks to TTR600RE

Here's my work in progress. WR450F 2006 front end full swop to TTR600RE. Bolts straight in with the addition of two large shim washers under the top triple clamp.........
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 131,035
Posted By tuscan
Looks real tidy - what trippleclamps and steering...

Looks real tidy - what trippleclamps and steering stem did you use?
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 8,416
Views: 1,661,798
Posted By tuscan
Awesome effort:clap:clap:clap Any details on...

Awesome effort:clap:clap:clap

Any details on the bike setup (gearing, fuel tank, packs, instruments etc.)????
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 8,416
Views: 1,661,798
Posted By tuscan
Mark ...

Mark

http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/image_zps60d947ad.jpg


http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/image_zpsf8a7a87f.jpg

I have the same IMS tank and forks...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 32,775
Posted By tuscan
TTR600RE fork swap

Hey Gnuttis

As well as my two TTR600R models (see earlier post), I have the same TTR600RE as you and am in the process of doing the very same thing with some WR450F forks and triple clamps.

Did...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8,416
Views: 1,661,798
Posted By tuscan
Shatts Sounds perfect - mine does the same....

Shatts

Sounds perfect - mine does the same.

Nice tight motor sound - ride it and enjoy my friend.
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 32,775
Posted By tuscan
Ttr600r

Here are my new rides....

TTR600R 2002 10,000kms..

http://i1009.photobucket.com/albums/af211/tptuscan/USA%20Trip%202%20Best%20Shots/TTR600R/image_zpsedf4b837.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 2,247
Views: 359,059
Posted By tuscan
The late model XR250L and XR400SM models were...

The late model XR250L and XR400SM models were available in New Zealand and Australia with these fender styles.

The dealers in these countries will have access to them for sure.

They exist in...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2013, 09:20 AM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By tuscan
However, there ARE others out there who would not...

However, there ARE others out there who would not get "bored" doing 1100miles in a day especially on a bike...

Each to their own old timer, each to their own
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