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Forum: Beasts 07-20-2014, 05:08 PM
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Posted By xaman
I think that's from Mr Martini. I've always...

I think that's from Mr Martini. I've always loved the look and wanted a tall seat for more legroom. I don't know that you can buy just the seat, but if you find out it's possible please let me...
Forum: Beasts 07-20-2014, 05:06 PM
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Posted By xaman
Shoot Ken an email to confirm, but I'm pretty...

Shoot Ken an email to confirm, but I'm pretty certain they are one and the same. I told my dad I'd try to fit the old ones onto his Bonnie, but haven't had a chance to yet...
Forum: Beasts 07-20-2014, 03:34 PM
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Posted By xaman
Recently I pestered Ken at KnL cycles to design a...

Recently I pestered Ken at KnL cycles to design a set of even lower scrambler pegs.

He was kind and obliged, but said the limit he was willing to go would be 1 1/4" drop from stock pegs, and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By xaman
So did you make it to work or not? Pics :D

So did you make it to work or not?

Pics :D
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 07:05 AM
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Posted By xaman
I can't wait to see your lifted bike, I'm...

I can't wait to see your lifted bike, I'm jealous!


As for the TKC80s, I've been very pleased with their performance on road. Decently quiet, and OK in straight line wet, but to be honest, I...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1,429
Views: 297,359
Posted By xaman
Go for it. It's a piece of cake, and surely...

Go for it. It's a piece of cake, and surely looks better IMO. Especially since you have the extra set, you've got next to nothing to lose...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By xaman
It'll fit you just fine. It's actually a little...

It'll fit you just fine. It's actually a little taller / longer than the DR. You'll just need to make sure you're content with the power (coming off your big street bikes).

The WR has more...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 96,091
Views: 18,112,790
Posted By xaman
Yeah, I wish I could get 47!

Yeah, I wish I could get 47!
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,930
Posted By xaman
Thanks guys. I've not been on a 690, but...

Thanks guys.

I've not been on a 690, but have had two WRs. Got a little hand numbness and lasting tingle with 13/48 gearing and long highway runs (talking a few hundred miles or more at 70 plus...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,930
Posted By xaman
These are helpful observations, thanks! ...

These are helpful observations, thanks!

Couple quick questions as it pertains to smoothness --- how many miles are on the KTM (I've heard they smooth out a lot with some miles), and what gearing...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 1,429
Views: 297,359
Posted By xaman
Thanks for the compliments. The side panels...

Thanks for the compliments. The side panels seemed to make the bike look a little "dumpy" and "squatty"... figured it wouldn't cost that much to replace if I butchered them, or if I needed them for...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 07:50 PM
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Views: 297,359
Posted By xaman
Couple from today: ...

Couple from today:


http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i138/xamaneli/bad4a111d52de2638ee2e55b1995cca2.jpg


http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i138/xamaneli/03ea52703f4274ca2bd454a8a8f2fb4a.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,930
Posted By xaman
That's great you got to do a real test ride. If...

That's great you got to do a real test ride. If you do buy it, please update this thread or start a new on with your thoughts comparing pros and cons of the WR to the 690 :1drink
Forum: Beasts 07-06-2014, 01:17 PM
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Views: 5,975,167
Posted By xaman
Yeah they sold quick.

Yeah they sold quick.
Forum: Beasts 07-06-2014, 06:29 AM
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Posted By xaman
Edited :)

Edited :)
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 728
Posted By xaman
I've got both. So far I've kept the factory tank...

I've got both. So far I've kept the factory tank plus 1 gal rotopax for around town and day rides. But the range is still insufficient for real exploring, so I'll use the acerbis 5.3 for that. The...
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,935
Posted By xaman
Very nice! Thanks for taking the time to share...

Very nice! Thanks for taking the time to share this, looking forward to it :clap
Forum: Beasts 07-04-2014, 07:09 AM
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Views: 5,975,167
Posted By xaman
I like the front fender. :clap Did you have...

I like the front fender. :clap

Did you have to chop it at all?

Also, a report after some rain or mud would be much appreciated.
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 96,091
Views: 18,112,790
Posted By xaman
Rusty, thanks for the pics! That looks fine on...

Rusty, thanks for the pics! That looks fine on the bike, I worried it might look awkward, but it looks great. I might get a full seat (with pan) and use it for touring, then keep the stocker for...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 96,091
Views: 18,112,790
Posted By xaman
National Deflector DX is a good adjustable...

National Deflector DX is a good adjustable shield, works well for me.
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 96,091
Views: 18,112,790
Posted By xaman
I'm considering the tall SC, could you post a pic...

I'm considering the tall SC, could you post a pic or two of your bike?
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,245
Posted By xaman
The DR will do fine on the highway, that's one of...

The DR will do fine on the highway, that's one of its virtues IMO. Especially at 65mph, that's cake. It'll do sustained 80 if you like.

You could always add a steering stabilizer if you're...
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 08:19 AM
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Views: 5,975,167
Posted By xaman
Congrats, and ride safe. Pics please. :D

Congrats, and ride safe. Pics please. :D
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20,900
Views: 5,975,167
Posted By xaman
Yes. It's very good. Firmer than the solo seat...

Yes. It's very good. Firmer than the solo seat with rack, so it doesn't feel as comfy when you first sit on it, but almost as comfy by the end of a 500 mile day.

The problem is it's not very...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By xaman
I'm in, looking forward to seeing your progress...

I'm in, looking forward to seeing your progress...
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 05:07 PM
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Views: 5,975,167
Posted By xaman
Yep, solo seat with rack is the comfy one, MUCH...

Yep, solo seat with rack is the comfy one, MUCH better than stock. It also makes the suspension feel less harsh :D
Forum: Beasts 06-24-2014, 06:04 AM
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Views: 5,975,167
Posted By xaman
That's beautiful :clap

That's beautiful :clap
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By xaman
Bladed, who did those for you? They look great. ...

Bladed, who did those for you? They look great.


I have some alpina tubeless wheels on my Scrambler, very nice and very pricey.
Forum: Vendors 06-13-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3,064
Views: 520,545
Posted By xaman
This was my question as well, but I just sent an...

This was my question as well, but I just sent an email regarding some rear wheel options also. :clap
Forum: Beasts 05-03-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 20,900
Views: 5,975,167
Posted By xaman
Little ride today with dad (that's him on the...

Little ride today with dad (that's him on the bridge) :


http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i138/xamaneli/4dfee7b5a0c123153e1434c2dd4df317.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4,440
Views: 1,042,341
Posted By xaman
That cabin belongs to a long time family friend,...

That cabin belongs to a long time family friend, so we have access anytime. It's about 45 miles from my house, mostly back roads and forest service, so it's a perfect little ride for the Mrs.
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 4,440
Views: 1,042,341
Posted By xaman
Had a beautiful day and a nice ride today with my...

Had a beautiful day and a nice ride today with my wife and our TW.


http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i138/xamaneli/bacf2cc0e38ad6b372a1dee51e1ce62b.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 19,516
Posted By xaman
VERY :clap

VERY :clap
Forum: Vendors 04-26-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4,152
Views: 886,689
Posted By xaman
Thanks, that was helpful. Got it mounted up, we...

Thanks, that was helpful. Got it mounted up, we will see how it fairs. Light is definitely better, just need to do some riding at night and make sure I'm not annoying oncoming traffic.
Forum: Vendors 04-26-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4,152
Views: 886,689
Posted By xaman
Wr250r install

Working on install of 2 M30s and a dimmer on my WR250R.

I don't really have a good place to mount the dimmer. For those of you that have been running these, is there any reason to have the dimmer...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 43,646
Views: 8,303,991
Posted By xaman
Thanks, that makes sense now. I was trying to...

Thanks, that makes sense now. I was trying to make it be some sort of wheel chock contraption. Thanks for the reply.
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 43,646
Views: 8,303,991
Posted By xaman
I'm having a hard time envisioning how that works...

I'm having a hard time envisioning how that works -- anyone got a pic of a bike strapped down with this contraption? :huh
Forum: Beasts 04-24-2014, 10:05 PM
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Posted By xaman
That's a great pic :clap

That's a great pic :clap
Forum: Vendors 04-24-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 4,152
Views: 886,689
Posted By xaman
Finally got the order placed, 2 M30s (coupon...

Finally got the order placed, 2 M30s (coupon still worked) and a rotary dimmer. Thanks:clap
Forum: Equipment 04-24-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,095
Posted By xaman
Thanks for the review, that is very helpful.

Thanks for the review, that is very helpful.
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