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Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-20-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 64,333
Posted By RKeeble
Well shoot, I was hoping to be a last minute "IN"...

Well shoot, I was hoping to be a last minute "IN" on this trip, but it isn't going to happen. Too much going on at work, not enough time to get everything sorted before the trip. Have fun; hope I'll...
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2013, 04:28 AM
Replies: 4,087
Views: 1,308,899
Posted By RKeeble
New peg sliders? Are those stock footpegs? Don't...

New peg sliders? Are those stock footpegs? Don't look like it...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 4,087
Views: 1,308,899
Posted By RKeeble
Yikes, 350 beans for that little beasty, w/out...

Yikes, 350 beans for that little beasty, w/out harness...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-30-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 10,679
Posted By RKeeble
Dang! I thought I was going to make this trip,...

Dang! I thought I was going to make this trip, but now I have to be in NY that weekend. :cry

Maybe with all the new snow, the date will move...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-26-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 11,864
Posted By RKeeble
Head2Wind put together a spreadsheet of 950...

Head2Wind put together a spreadsheet of 950 setups a couple years ago. I'll see if I can dig it up. No idea if he still maintains it.

-Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-26-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,057
Posted By RKeeble
Might could be in for Sunday, but not Saturday....

Might could be in for Sunday, but not Saturday. Going to the Wolfman event Saturday -- rumor has it they will be giving an in-store discount. :D

-Rob
Forum: Thumpers 04-26-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4,087
Views: 1,308,899
Posted By RKeeble
Yeah, those HBDs look great in black. :evil

Yeah, those HBDs look great in black. :evil
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4,087
Views: 1,308,899
Posted By RKeeble
Hand guards?

Hey, what are people running for hand guards? I bought a set of Cycra Pro Bends thinking they would be great, but it looks maybe "ain't gonna fit". The long end could be bent easily enough, but it...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-25-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 10,679
Posted By RKeeble
>>Breakfast: Rose Bud Café Coyote's in...

>>Breakfast: Rose Bud Café

Coyote's in Penrose has better food. Just sayin'... :evil

-Rob
Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4,087
Views: 1,308,899
Posted By RKeeble
Very nice! Almost the same farklage I settled on...

Very nice! Almost the same farklage I settled on -- I'm going with the Ricochet skid plate in black. :D

What's the CJ Designs fuel filler all about?

-Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-14-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 64,333
Posted By RKeeble
Looks like a great trip -- checking to see if I...

Looks like a great trip -- checking to see if I can swing it. Anyone trailering over from the Denver area with space for another bike?

-Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-14-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 10,679
Posted By RKeeble
Probably IN if the date is in May. I may do a...

Probably IN if the date is in May. I may do a partial ride, ambushing, er meeting up with you guys in the Wets and skipping the ride back to Denver.

Looks like a great ride. :thumbup

-Rob
Forum: Orange Crush 10-02-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,964
Posted By RKeeble
I'm thinking that red color is the oil itself....

I'm thinking that red color is the oil itself. What's the brand that's red? Silkolene?

'04 950
Forum: Orange Crush 08-27-2011, 01:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By RKeeble
I gather the biggest benefit of these is the...

I gather the biggest benefit of these is the reduced weight. Since the 950 carries the battery very low, I haven't worried about it much. I'd think it might be more worthwhile for a bike like some of...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-22-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 571
Posted By RKeeble
Narrower rim...less pressure needed?

I just recently had my wheels rebuilt and switched from the stock rim widths to 1.85" front, 3.5" rear. I've been running about 30psi front 34psi rear on the street since the switch, but wondering...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-25-2011, 06:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,020
Posted By RKeeble
G2 w/heated grips

If you have heated grips installed (or will), wrap some electrical tape over the throttle tube before you install the heater sheet. If you don't, the aluminum tube makes a great heatsink.

Rob
Forum: Orange Crush 06-22-2011, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By RKeeble
Question Akra measured sound level?

Anyone ever measured the db level of the Akras on a 950?

I found a thread with this:

"trg2006,
The Akrapovic exhaust work very well on the 950. The only problem is they are not US Forestry...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-08-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,864
Posted By RKeeble
clutch jet tool

I use a pair of dissecting forceps that I "borrowed" from HS biology class. (I'm safe, that was decades ago :D)

They are 4 1/2" long with a slight curve and a locking pin. Here's a pic:
...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-21-2008, 06:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,143
Posted By RKeeble
Snot-clogged jet?

Snot-clogged jet?
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-10-2007, 08:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,047
Posted By RKeeble
Sunday ride

Hey, you guys have a fun ride. I'm stuck in upstate NY for a few more days.

-Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-01-2007, 03:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 779
Posted By RKeeble
Gb500

And where'd ya git a GB500 anyway? They sure don't wander by every day...

Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-23-2007, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 567
Posted By RKeeble
Beer & Hangin

OK, I guess it's Eske's. I was close though. Maybe. :rofl

http://www.eskesbrewpub.com/
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-23-2007, 06:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 567
Posted By RKeeble
Laugh Beer, Locals

Este's brewpub is nice hangout, if they're still there.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-19-2007, 05:30 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 11,864
Posted By RKeeble
950 Jetting

I'm running with this setup and it's good for me:

Akrapovics
158/160 mains
42 idle jets
2 turns out
70 idle air jets
FactoryPro needle @ /2

It is slightly lean at idle when it is colder,...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-10-2007, 07:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,409
Posted By RKeeble
Bad service dept? Yep.

When I bought my 9-fiddy there, I had them check if the TSBs were up to date. "Sure, nothing needed. you're good to go." When I checked a few to be sure, I soon discovered absolutely none of them had...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-08-2007, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 794
Posted By RKeeble
That KLR sound

Thought I heard you when we were hanging out near the old reservoir...but coulda been almost anyone up there. Fun ride, maybe a little tame for you. :D

Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-07-2007, 07:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,294
Posted By RKeeble
Sounds fun enough to sneak out of work early......

Sounds fun enough to sneak out of work early... :rofl

-Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-07-2007, 07:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 794
Posted By RKeeble
Didja get your jetting sorted, PlayzNMud?

Didja get your jetting sorted, PlayzNMud?
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-07-2007, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 794
Posted By RKeeble
I'm interested, but may have to jump off in the...

I'm interested, but may have to jump off in the middle...have to work a few hours tomorrow. Is what you're planning manageable with a 9fiddy and stock scorpions?

-Rob
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-07-2007, 06:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 549
Posted By RKeeble
It runs between Crested Butte and Paonia. Nice...

It runs between Crested Butte and Paonia. Nice scenery, particularly after a morning rain, but yes a smooth gravel road.

-Rob
Forum: Orange Crush 07-06-2007, 01:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,039
Posted By RKeeble
Yep, overpriced. I picked up my 03/04 silver for...

Yep, overpriced. I picked up my 03/04 silver for $7800 with 900 miles on it. And that was from a dealer.

-Rob
Forum: Orange Crush 06-27-2007, 07:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,935
Posted By RKeeble
Yeah, the bike as I bought it had both shims...

Yeah, the bike as I bought it had both shims under the needle and was set up 175/180, 45 idle jets...and that coming from 7,000 feet. :huh
I've been thinking the mains might still be slightly...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-26-2007, 12:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,935
Posted By RKeeble
I think Pyndon reported the same on some thread a...

I think Pyndon reported the same on some thread a while ago. Even at 5,000 feet, would I be rich at idle with the 42s? I thought most everyone was finding them too lean.



I didn't notice any...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-25-2007, 06:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,935
Posted By RKeeble
New Discovery...

Thought I'd post an update on what I found. Switched to the stock 42 idle jets, cleaned out all the ahem, orifices one last time, rechecked float height...blah blah blah. What I discovered this time...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-24-2007, 05:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By RKeeble
Yeah, a little too short... I'll probably be...

Yeah, a little too short... I'll probably be heading out soon for an early ride, since it's gonna be hot as blazes later today. Maybe we can hook up another time.

-Rob
'03 9-fiddy
'89 Transalp
Forum: Orange Crush 06-12-2007, 07:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,935
Posted By RKeeble
Well I didn't get them with the bike, but I could...

Well I didn't get them with the bike, but I could replace them. What's the main difference I'd see? As set up now, throttle roll-on is pretty smooth compared to before but it'd be nice to have it...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-12-2007, 06:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,935
Posted By RKeeble
OK, per some advice from Head2Wind, I'm gonna...

OK, per some advice from Head2Wind, I'm gonna have a run at using the stock 42 slow jets and do some fiddlin' with the idle air jets...I'll post the results.

-Rob
03/04 950 Adv
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2007, 08:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,935
Posted By RKeeble
Idle mixture adjustment and exhaust temp

Can anyone comment on exhaust temp as a tool for tuning? I'm still working out a bit of wandering idle. It's been worse on cool mornings, so figured an overly lean idle mixture. I warmed up the...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-03-2007, 05:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,026
Posted By RKeeble
SW-Motech's Alu-Rack takes adaptor plates for...

SW-Motech's Alu-Rack takes adaptor plates for both Monokey and Monolock Givi cases. A bit pricey at $100 + $30 for the adaptor...Looks like it bolts on.

Rob
Forum: Beasts 04-13-2007, 06:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 717
Posted By RKeeble
I guess you're asking in the wrong forum, but I...

I guess you're asking in the wrong forum, but I get most of my Transalp parts from BikeBandit. And look for the giant thread for T/A in 'Beasts'.

-Rob
'89 Transalp
'04 950 Adv
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