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Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
[/QUOTE] The following statement above is...

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The following statement above is interesting:


On my '05 KTM 950 Adventure, I now get bubbles in the orange part of my tanks. The orange part are decals as contrasted to the blue...
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2,141
Views: 705,783
Posted By TymeRider
MJS, Did you just drill two small holes in the...

MJS,
Did you just drill two small holes in the frame, at the new location for the MVSS plate, and attach it with rivets?
Thanks,
Doug
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,235
Posted By TymeRider
#10 looks more like a grommet, not a bumper. ...

#10 looks more like a grommet, not a bumper. However McMaster has lots of grommets as well, so if you have a measurement of bolt/pin diameter, and hole diameter, and panel thickness, you can...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9,638
Views: 1,490,755
Posted By TymeRider
Shameless plug..... There is an airshock, in...

Shameless plug.....
There is an airshock, in like new condition, for sale in the Flea Market :evil

FS:BMW G650 X-Ch Stock Fork Components, Stock Air Shock...
Forum: Equipment 02-11-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,235
Posted By TymeRider
McMaster-Carr Source for Jesse Donuts

I'll resurrect an old thread to document where you can get the rubber "donuts" used on the earlier Odyssey bags. Cheaper per unit than buying them through Jesse Luggage.

McMaster-Carr:

...
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 9,638
Views: 1,490,755
Posted By TymeRider
I'm interested pending a price estimate. Keep us...

I'm interested pending a price estimate. Keep us posted.
Forum: Ride reports 11-03-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 149,978
Posted By TymeRider
Netflix movie/DVD on the incident:...

Netflix movie/DVD on the incident: http://dvd.netflix.com/Movie/Devil-s-Pass/70286950
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Forks at Unequal Heights in Triple Clamps – Additional Measurements and Theories

So I have some additional measurements and theories. I took the forks off the bike and lay them side-by-side with the axle running through the clamps and the clamp pinch bolts tightened. Then I...
Forum: Thumpers 10-07-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Forks at Unequal Heights in Triple Clamps

[Apologies for a long-winded post] So I’ve recovered from the machining error made to my axle clamps during my Shiver conversion and have the Shiver forks back from the suspension shop. The...
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
What is the Purpose of this Clip Ring?

On the outside of the fixed upper fork tubes, just above the oil/dust seals, are two wire "clip rings". The wire diameter is about 2mm. If you remove them, they are simply sitting in a machined...
Forum: Thumpers 08-14-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
I just learned what "take the p##s" means the...

I just learned what "take the p##s" means the other day while watching Helen Mirren in an old episode of Prime Suspect! Not a common expression on this side of the pond. :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 08-04-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
Hi mbfj40, Yep, yours was the post I had...

Hi mbfj40,
Yep, yours was the post I had remembered. Thanks for reposting the pics. Nice design!
Doug
Forum: Thumpers 08-01-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
I seem to recall an inmate who designed an...

I seem to recall an inmate who designed an external pivot support on the outside of the shift lever, concentric with the shifter shaft. But I cannot find that post right now. Someone else may know...
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 9,638
Views: 1,490,755
Posted By TymeRider
Pinch hose clamps and pliers

McMaster-Carr is another source of both the pinch clamps and the pliers to apply them.

Side clamp pliers that can be used both perpendicular and parallel to the hose:...
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
I'm not quite sure what your dimensions "a" and...

I'm not quite sure what your dimensions "a" and "b" refer to.....so I can't comment (for now) on your statments regarding those.

But in the picture, all pink cross-hatched parts are fixed relative...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
In your 2nd photo, it's the black cross-hatched...

In your 2nd photo, it's the black cross-hatched parts labeled 28 (the black /-hatched parts are screwed together with the black \-hatched parts), bottoming out against the pink \-hatched part...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Interesting and nice looking components! ...

Interesting and nice looking components!

These appear to not be "adapter" brackets, but replace whatever caliper hanger bracket was previously used. I.e., the caliper mounts directly to your...
Forum: Thumpers 06-16-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Does anyone know what bike the Shivers shown in...

Does anyone know what bike the Shivers shown in this pic came from? According to the post over on ukgser site, these axle clamps have the 95mm spacing between the caliper hanger mounting holes,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
Edited my original post and included illustration...

Edited my original post and included illustration of dimensions in question.
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2014, 02:45 AM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
Anyone have a set of Marzocchi 45mm Shiver Axle Clamps, Leftover from Conversion?

Does anyone have a set of axle clamps from a set of 45mm Marzocchi Shivers, leftover after an X-Ch conversion. If you have such a set, please let me know the following dimensions:
1) Axle hole...
Forum: Thumpers 06-12-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
I don't think it's quite as simple as machining...

I don't think it's quite as simple as machining from a plate of alloy. Look at the following pics of the stock caliper adapter bracket. The one caliper mounting point is non-trivial. Also the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Good ooint. I sent an email to Brembo, to see if...

Good ooint. I sent an email to Brembo, to see if they can tell me if they have a caliper hanger with 101-102mm spacing between the mounting holes, and that works with the BMW OEM Brembo calipers. ...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Caliper Brackets for Use with Aprilia RXV Shiver Axle Clamps

Well, some more information, and unfortunately not good. Per my previous posts, quoted below, Bli55 and the UK forum indicated they had 95 mm spacing between the caliper bracket mounting holes, and...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
If you still have that setup, and it's not too...

If you still have that setup, and it's not too much trouble, can you get me some inner and outer diameter measurements on the KTM reduction kit spacers, both sides.

Thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Thanks for that information! Good idea about...

Thanks for that information! Good idea about possibly machining down the stepped side of the axle a bit, if needed, to use with the KTM axle reduction sleeves. And nice to know the OEM axle spacer...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Adding some info to my previous questions on...

Adding some info to my previous questions on using split sleeves.....

KTM makes such kits to allow a 20mm axle to fit into forks designed for a 26mm axle:...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Interesting...and adds a bit to the confusion. I...

Interesting...and adds a bit to the confusion. I measured the stock X-Ch axle: 20mm on the threaded end, 25mm on the other (stepped) end. I'm waiting for the measurements on my Shiver axle clamps...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9,638
Views: 1,490,755
Posted By TymeRider
I live in Cali, but since I haven't been in the...

I live in Cali, but since I haven't been in the exhaust market in a while, haven't paid much attention to this. What changed? I assume some new CARB (CA Air Resources Board for those none CA...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-05-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 310
Posted By TymeRider
RXV: Front Axle Diameter?

What are the front axle diameters for an RXV, left and right side? I assume its a "stepped" design, with a larger diameter on the unthreaded end compared to the threaded end?

I'm asking because...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
They proposed boring out the axle clamp and...

They proposed boring out the axle clamp and installing an oversize sleeve (using heat/cold during pressfit installation), and pinning it in place, then machining the sleeve properly.

I'm just a...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Does that photo show Aprila Shiver axle clamps? ...

Does that photo show Aprila Shiver axle clamps?

My clamps are currently at the suspension shop, so don't have access to them, and forget exactly the details of what they look like. I'll be...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
Shiver conversion question

I have a Shiver conversion in process. The machine shop that was being used, screwed up when they machined the stock BMW axle clamps, to the point where they are not recoverable for use in the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
Gotchya, my humor/facetiousness detector was...

Gotchya, my humor/facetiousness detector was malfunctioning when I read "rear tire lubrication hose". :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
OK, you got me....what is a "rear tire...

OK, you got me....what is a "rear tire lubrication hose" or "oil vent hose"? I'm trying to imagine what this might be? :dunno
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 5,702
Views: 1,197,625
Posted By TymeRider
Touratech Zega Pannier System and Steel Subframe FS in Flea Market

For anyone still looking for the Touratech Zega Pannier System and Steel Subframe, I just put a like-new set for sale in the Flea Market:
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,214,690
Posted By TymeRider
Touratech Zega Pannier System and Steel Subframe FS in Flea Market

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=24175139#post24175139
Forum: Vendors 05-12-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 32,921
Posted By TymeRider
If you're OK with the cost and shipping to USA,...

If you're OK with the cost and shipping to USA, you can buy a set at HotRod Welding in the Netherlands:
http://www.hotrodwelding.nl/product.php?id=9
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 9,638
Views: 1,490,755
Posted By TymeRider
So am I correct in understanding that this issue...

So am I correct in understanding that this issue does NOT affect a 2007 model?
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 751
Views: 110,735
Posted By TymeRider
I also used ESP for my work, though Phil did the...

I also used ESP for my work, though Phil did the actual work on mine.
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9,638
Views: 1,490,755
Posted By TymeRider
It is gold-plated (pricey), but I was able to...

It is gold-plated (pricey), but I was able to talk the guy at TT-USA to sell me one, after I assured him I would not hold TT responsible if the seal failed. Sounds like they have the same issue with...
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