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Forum: OZ Vendors 01-03-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
660

Hi Edge,
Nothing as yet for your model 660 only the twin muffler model.
Require muffler for template
Regards,
Mark.
Forum: Australia 07-16-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,754
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Mighty Good Meal

I'm in.
Chappy
Forum: Australia 07-15-2013, 05:47 AM
Replies: 14,513
Views: 1,938,388
Posted By mcperformance
Knobbie

Hi Sidetrack one,
keen to see how the tyre holds up for grip & wear.
Are you going to be doing much or any Tar with that tyre?
Chappy.
Forum: Beasts 07-12-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 8,856
Views: 1,826,334
Posted By mcperformance
Ride report.

Love the Scenery, when I see beautiful photos like these I wish I didn't live in Australia.
Keep up the good work.
Chappy.
Visit my website for exhaust and mufflers...
Forum: Airheads 07-04-2013, 02:15 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,519
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb jetting

Hi Rob,
Another fast way to check is when you had it on the Dyno (Should have opened the side of the Air box slightly) this will tell you straight away on the Run what is happening.
Looking at your...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2013, 05:01 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,324
Posted By mcperformance
Alpine Rally

Hi All,
I'm only jealous now I couldn't go, looks like it was a bloody ripper & cold in the morning looking at the frost.
Well done to all those who went hope all got home safe & well.
Chappy.
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-02-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,782
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Day ride

Hi jmcg,
Great ride report.
I've put it in my day ride list, as I'm only down the road from Melbourne ( approx. 120 klm east little town called Trafalgar). My mate has not long had his DL 650 & is...
Forum: Beasts 06-26-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 25,644
Views: 4,849,173
Posted By mcperformance
Scenery

Hi Snakebitten,
Good to see your putting the bike & suspension to the test.
Scenery looks fantastic, Must have been a beautiful ride.
Chappy

Visit my website for exhaust and mufflers...
Forum: Australia 06-26-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 205,923
Posted By mcperformance
Bash Plate

Hi side track one,
Doesn't matter how well anyone makes a bash plate for these bikes.
The problem is always going to be if they are bolted to a casting, then they run the risk of braking.
you...
Forum: OZ Vendors 06-15-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Twin Mufflers

Hi Kerry,
Thanks for the feed back.
Glad we could prove that our products are every bit as Good & in some cases a better product than some of the big names on the market (For a fraction of the...
Forum: OZ Vendors 04-28-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Hi Mudguts, It was good talking to you on the...

Hi Mudguts,
It was good talking to you on the phone the other week.
Sorry I couldn't help you at the time (Had too much on) but glad to hear you had it under control when I spoke to you last.
Hope...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,245
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Sound

Hi all,
I find it interesting how people go & spend mega bucks on 2 systems that BMW sell.
Has anyone ever sort that BMW get big kick back (mark up) by selling these 2 systems.
Double the cost for...
Forum: OZ Vendors 01-14-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
DR 650 muffler mod

Hi Slapper,
It is only slightly louder than stock.
I was looking at also making the outlet bigger (for a bit more noise & hopefully performance) but this will take time & more Dyno runs to see how...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 01-09-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 50,025
Posted By mcperformance
Mufflers

If you want to save weight on the mufflers, then the only way to go is after market sports mufflers, the pair will weigh less then 1 original. (Sound better as well).
Project is excellent work,...
Forum: OZ Vendors 10-27-2012, 03:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
S10

Hi Ozi,
Nearly all the major brands run these type of clamps (as they can used on any bike) I run a twin setup on the adventure bikes for superior strength over the others in the event of a spill....
Forum: OZ Vendors 10-20-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Hi Ozi, Sorry for delay, have been looking to...

Hi Ozi,
Sorry for delay, have been looking to see what may be availasble for your bike.
Don't get me wrong, But as far as cleaning up if develope a twin set up for your bike.
Been there many...
Forum: OZ Vendors 08-31-2012, 05:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Hi Poloaa009, I'm not sure what you are asking....

Hi Poloaa009,
I'm not sure what you are asking.
I assume you are wanting to know the following.
All prices Quoted are for Stainless steel sports muffler single & Twin Mufflers.
The extra $75 is...
Forum: Australia 08-23-2012, 02:21 AM
Replies: 14,513
Views: 1,938,388
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Good point, One would think most bikes today...

Good point,
One would think most bikes today are very good in different ways.
EG: 640 KTM good suspension motor vibrates, My DR 650 Motor smooth average suspension.
It also comes down to cost (One...
Forum: OZ Vendors 08-16-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Just some photos of the Tenere twin System fitted...

Just some photos of the Tenere twin System fitted with the original Yamaha panniers.

http://marcbar2008.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Chappys-Pipes/i-przKnTH/0/XL/2012-08-14-162555-XL.jpg

Also a look...
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 101,180
Views: 19,593,404
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb DR 650 stock muffler

The standard muffler can be modified easily, & give a noticable increase in power while at the same time keep it Quiet.
Have done many over her in OZ & Dyno to prove it.
Chappy.
Forum: OZ Vendors 08-11-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Hi Bill, Good to see the muffler is holding up...

Hi Bill,
Good to see the muffler is holding up (Not that I expected different) but good to see them put to the test.
So far with a early dyno run of the twin (In developent, more to come) showed...
Forum: OZ Vendors 08-06-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Hi Trev, Sorry for delay been very busy lately....

Hi Trev,
Sorry for delay been very busy lately.
Question, Is the XT suspension much superior to the DR or can it do with some upgrades?
Chappy.
Forum: OZ Vendors 07-11-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Hi Trev, Glad you liked our products. Do Dr...

Hi Trev,
Glad you liked our products.
Do Dr will run even better with jetting. I've left mine standard so far (have opened up the exhaust port with burr grinder) still getting 20 klm litre....
Forum: OZ Vendors 07-10-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Some of our Adventure range.

Here is an article from Road Rider magazine with a report on our gloves.
For ADV members we will give $20 off all gloves and free postage.
...
Forum: OZ Vendors 07-09-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,449
Posted By mcperformance
Motorcycle Mufflers, Exhausts and DR Farkles

My name is Mark Chaplain (Chappy) and I am the sole Australian & New Zealand Importer of English and Italian Motorcycle Mufflers and Exhaust systems.
We only buy from major companies so you get...
Forum: Australia 06-26-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,353
Posted By mcperformance
Rides

Hi Damo,
Welcome to the ADV site.
I don't get on here as much as I'd like, but saw your post.
Any I ride a DR 650 & XTZ 1200, my mate also ride :GS1200, 650 X Challenge, KTM 640, 990 etc.
I'm...
Forum: Australia 06-21-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By mcperformance
Ride this weekend (Saturday)

He all if interested this ride is going ahead this Saturday.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=788258
Chappy.
Forum: Australia 06-20-2012, 07:43 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 11,824
Posted By mcperformance
Lunch

Good question,
What is planned for lunch
Chappy.
Forum: Australia 06-16-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 205,923
Posted By mcperformance
Pegs

I had them on my bike when i got it.
Took them off & put the originals back on.
No particular reason, just wanted the rubber soles & they are smaller easy to put the side stand down as well, the...
Forum: Beasts 06-14-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 25,644
Views: 4,849,173
Posted By mcperformance
You save a lot more than a few pounds, After...

You save a lot more than a few pounds, After market can is only 1/5 of the weight (Depending on what you use).
As far as note goes (Go to google & type in XTZ twin mufflers listen to the note)....
Forum: Beasts 06-13-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 25,644
Views: 4,849,173
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Clutch switch mod Interested.

Hi Red Cat,
When you say Clutch Switch mod, what are you refering to?
Chappy.
Forum: Beasts 06-13-2012, 05:23 AM
Replies: 8,856
Views: 1,826,334
Posted By mcperformance
looks interesting, Which roads did you take? ...

looks interesting,
Which roads did you take?
Chappy
Forum: Australia 06-13-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,205
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb DR 650 or XR

I've had my Dr 650 now for about 3yrs, I must say for the money they are exceptionally good.
Sure they can do with some suspension mods, but I take mine up to 3500 klm in a week fully loaded & she...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,926
Posted By mcperformance
Gloves

Try buying leather gloves with Kevlar knuckle protection, while at the same time they have breather holes down the sides of the fingers.
This way they won't get too hot in summer while still giving...
Forum: Australia 06-08-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 11,824
Posted By mcperformance
Grand Ridge Ride.

Hi all,
Chappy here, this road is in my back yard so to speak (Yet never ridden it yet, only parts) haven't found the time.
So at this stage I'm in.
Won't stay the night as live local.
Chappy.
Forum: Australia 06-08-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 205,923
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb S10 twin mufflers

Hi Combo,
Thanks for the comments.
I didn't want to go hard as the idea was to let you all hear the note of the bike through the gears & under load.
(Not rev the crap out of it & all you hear is...
Forum: Beasts 06-06-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8,856
Views: 1,826,334
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb S10 twin mufflers

Hi Jaumev,
To be honest, I liked the bike how it was even in standard trim.
EG: I know the Ducati has shit loads more power , but how would it hold up fully loaded on a curragated road for 2000klm,...
Forum: Australia 06-06-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 205,923
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb S10 twin mufflers

Hi Johnnie,
Thanks for the comment.
Yes please show me your set up very curious on where you ran your pipe work, & set up.
Interested to compare designs.
Also like to see you Dyno.
Can you PM me...
Forum: Beasts 06-06-2012, 03:27 AM
Replies: 8,856
Views: 1,826,334
Posted By mcperformance
Thumb Twin Mufflers

[QUOTE=EJV;18847679]lol!

I got "5/16-25 Self-Locking Nut Plate, Floating" (And rivets 1/8 countersunk 1/8-1/4) from www.pegasusautoracing.com (http://www.pegasusautoracing.com)

The Bolts...
Forum: Australia 06-05-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 205,923
Posted By mcperformance
Hi OldDog, Here are side photos as requested. ...

Hi OldDog,
Here are side photos as requested.
Here also is the video link, http://youtu.be/FZzqqhXbVj8
Chappy.
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