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Forum: Equipment 12-21-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,678
Posted By HeatXfer
I was an industrial AC mechanic for over 20yrs...

I was an industrial AC mechanic for over 20yrs before I started working indoors and I can testify to the effectiveness of Fluid Film. All of my accounts were around the SF Bay Area where constant fog...
Forum: Equipment 12-21-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,194
Posted By HeatXfer
I don't know if there has been a design change...

I don't know if there has been a design change from the original or this is a knock-off but it's too bad you had a bad experience with the tool. Wow. If the instructions recommend installing without...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-19-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 28,260
Posted By HeatXfer
OK. How much for kit #2?:D

OK. How much for kit #2?:D
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-11-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 698
Posted By HeatXfer
I realize it's more fun to make your own, but a...

I realize it's more fun to make your own, but a standard "high-bounce" sponge rubber ball is 2.5" dia. A pair on a cord would work well.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-11-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,617
Posted By HeatXfer
- Which tires? Nearly 8k on my Heidi's - 114hp...

- Which tires? Nearly 8k on my Heidi's
- 114hp 999cc engine, 37-40mpg. Life is a compromise
- It's an on/off road performance machine, not a Honda Civic

No, it's not a "commuter", but I commute...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-11-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,332
Posted By HeatXfer
Kilts required; knickers optional

Kilts required; knickers optional
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-11-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,155
Posted By HeatXfer
Mine as well! :clap

Mine as well! :clap
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-11-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,332
Posted By HeatXfer
A kilt, a loin cloth, a towel, just about...

A kilt, a loin cloth, a towel, just about anything will do as long as it's not pants.

The route is decided by the lead, don't think if there is a "published" route but I think Coit Tower and Sutro...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-10-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,332
Posted By HeatXfer
Yeah, in the city. It'll be my first, looks to be...

Yeah, in the city. It'll be my first, looks to be a hoot.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-10-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,332
Posted By HeatXfer
Hey RCB, if you're going on the kilt ride...

Hey RCB, if you're going on the kilt ride Saturday I can walk you through the major and some of the minor fixes/adjustments you might need.

PM me if you'd like.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-10-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,617
Posted By HeatXfer
That's what I use. :thumbup

That's what I use. :thumbup
Forum: Equipment 12-08-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,199
Posted By HeatXfer
Never Bungy. I web strap a plastic 2gal gas can...

Never Bungy. I web strap a plastic 2gal gas can to the rear of my 990 for long excursions. I do use a square of 1" thick neoprene under the can to prevent the real from possibly rubbing through, and...
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,376
Posted By HeatXfer
Duluth Trading Company sells pants called "Fire...

Duluth Trading Company sells pants called "Fire Hose Work" pants. (http://www.duluthtrading.com/store/mens/mens-pants/work-pants-for-men/work-pants-for-men.aspx) Very heavy cotton duck/canvas. Looks...
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,677
Posted By HeatXfer
+1 I only un-zip and take off the...

+1



I only un-zip and take off the jacket if I'm eating inside at a restaurant, or I'll take the pants off if I'm on a kilt ride. :D So that's maybe 2 - 3 times a year. My 2-piece 'stich is...
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,194
Posted By HeatXfer
Wow, looks like you're reaching through the tire...

Wow, looks like you're reaching through the tire to the opposite side? Are you using the tool to get the 1st ("far") bead onto the wheel? You should simply push the 1st bead onto the wheel by hand,...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-05-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 11,201
Views: 2,392,258
Posted By HeatXfer
Point well taken, I jumped the gun. With the...

Point well taken, I jumped the gun. With the forum in flux we'll probably see the thread split eventually.

You could start it yourself. :)
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-05-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 11,201
Views: 2,392,258
Posted By HeatXfer
Not clear on the concept

Not clear on the concept
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-02-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,038
Posted By HeatXfer
Definitely up for that. I've been trying on & off...

Definitely up for that. I've been trying on & off to hit the East Bay Meet & Eat (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=684610)group for months, my schedule sucks, the holidays are screwing...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-02-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,038
Posted By HeatXfer
Thanks guys. :shog Check out toto#77's...

Thanks guys. :shog

Check out toto#77's (http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=24823477&postcount=10398)

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/12/qeje8eqe.jpg
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-01-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,038
Posted By HeatXfer
Before: ...

Before:

http://i43.photobucket.com/albums/e394/heatxfer/d95a4c1d-d7f2-4b09-a3a1-c92f0a917003_zps3ae3ccc2.jpg...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-01-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,288
Posted By HeatXfer
Since some are light-heartedly throwing out...

Since some are light-heartedly throwing out names:

950/990 = Unter Liter Bodenauflockerer
1150 et al = Über Liter Bodenauflockerer
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-28-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,858
Posted By HeatXfer
I hope "Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers...

I hope "Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (<1000cc)" is a temporary title.
Forum: Equipment 11-26-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 859
Posted By HeatXfer
I understand that Fabreeze actually removes odor...

I understand that Fabreeze actually removes odor causing molecules. Spray it in there, let it sit for 10min then rinse with clear water.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-23-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By HeatXfer
Very nice. If my 990 didn't have abs I'd love to...

Very nice. If my 990 didn't have abs I'd love to relocate the battery there. Have you considered the possible effect that engine and radiator heat might have on the starter relay? The stock...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-23-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11,201
Views: 2,392,258
Posted By HeatXfer
Oh boy, how loud is it?

Oh boy, how loud is it?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-30-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11,201
Views: 2,392,258
Posted By HeatXfer
That's a good start. I recommend you look into...

That's a good start. I recommend you look into B.A.R.F. (http://bayarearidersforum.com/forums/) (Bay Area Riders Forum) Many ADVRider inmates spend at least as much time there as here. As a new...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-30-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 11,201
Views: 2,392,258
Posted By HeatXfer
Clarify something for me: is the 1190 your first...

Clarify something for me: is the 1190 your first moto? You've got less than a few weeks riding experience and you're splitting lanes?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-19-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 73,582
Posted By HeatXfer
Yes, it will fit. More info & pics here:...

Yes, it will fit.

More info & pics here: Radgarage (http://www.radegarage.com/2013-08-01/under-seat-rear-tank/)
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-17-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,848
Posted By HeatXfer
6'4" here. Rox 2". I like 'em because they allow...

6'4" here. Rox 2". I like 'em because they allow for forward & backward adjustment so "up and back" isn't the only choice.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 758
Posted By HeatXfer
:thumb It's nice to see people getting...

:thumb It's nice to see people getting satisfying results from the products available.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 785
Posted By HeatXfer
With your electrical meter set to continuity,...

With your electrical meter set to continuity, clip the leads to the radiator mounted temperature switch terminals; start the bike and watch the temp bars. Because the bars showed high temp before, my...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 11,201
Views: 2,392,258
Posted By HeatXfer
Not to get too personal, but does she ever wear...

Not to get too personal, but does she ever wear those boots around the house?

Without anything else on I mean....:wink:

...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,732
Posted By HeatXfer
lol - sometimes it seems they should have called...

lol - sometimes it seems they should have called it "can't bus"
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 758
Posted By HeatXfer
Good info - how tall are you, or, distance...

Good info - how tall are you, or, distance between the the top of your helmet and the top of the screen?
Forum: Vendors 10-10-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,947
Posted By HeatXfer
Are these Chinese knock-offs of the Kaurit Moto...

Are these Chinese knock-offs of the Kaurit Moto Tire Tool? (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=891116)

Just wondering. I bought mine for $110 shipped in an ADV group buy in March '13....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-02-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By HeatXfer
I think the question should be "Can you drop an...

I think the question should be "Can you drop an 1190 engine into a 9XX frame with little or no modifications?" Because of course you can put nearly any engine in almost any frame you wanted to.
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-30-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By HeatXfer
BigCod - I just reread your first post: Check...

BigCod - I just reread your first post: Check your voltage regulator too. If it's over-charging that'll wreck a battery in short order.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-30-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By HeatXfer
They're listed under "Enduro /...

They're listed under "Enduro / Supermoto"...
Forum: Equipment 09-28-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,290
Posted By HeatXfer
A long as there is no interruption of power to...

A long as there is no interruption of power to the Red wire the horn will repeat the last sound used. Any time power is dropped to the Red wire the "sequence" is reset to the beginning.

BTW - The...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-28-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By HeatXfer
Second that

Second that
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