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Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,282
Posted By yusuf
danke!

danke!
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,282
Posted By yusuf
Thank you very much guys! Great support. Very...

Thank you very much guys!
Great support. Very interesting the seat made by Russel. Do they have a website?

Greetings!
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,282
Posted By yusuf
Yes, I did the experience riding two-up on a...

Yes, I did the experience riding two-up on a xchallenge. We got a modified seat. It was not so bad, of course for short trips (200 km max per day). My question was: could the 690 be a bit better than...
Forum: Thumpers 01-17-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,282
Posted By yusuf
A Ktm 690e for riding two-up

Dear friends, actually I own a F800GS which is really a good bike in general. But I would like to go back to the thumper world. I have owned previously two old xt 550 yamaha end more recently a great...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-15-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,189
Posted By yusuf
Hello Paul, have you found a solution to the high...

Hello Paul, have you found a solution to the high fuel consumption?
I have the same problem, I got again a very low rate about 8,5km/l driving in the town less than 4000 rpm.
yus
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,189
Posted By yusuf
990 Adv fuel consumption

Dear friends, I have just bought a 2010 990 adventure. I'm amazed by the high fuel consumption.
I rode in the town below 4000 rpm for 140 km before to see the fuel warning light.
I would need to...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2010, 07:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By yusuf
I have just sold a Xchallenge because (even with...

I have just sold a Xchallenge because (even with a modified saddle) was not confortable for 2 up riding. We did but... I wouldn0t make the same mistake, but I like a lot this bike.
I dont want a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2010, 06:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By yusuf
640 Adventyre-two up

Dear Friends,

I have a question: Is it possible to arrange a trip on a 640 Adventure two up?
I know it should be better the 950 or 990 adventure, but I would prefer a thumper.
Moreover, what do...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2010, 06:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By yusuf
I would prefer a Thumper...

I would prefer a Thumper...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2010, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By yusuf
640 Adventure - Two up

Hello friends,

I have a question: is it possible in your opinion to arrange a trip on a Ktm 640 Adventure two up?

I'm thinking to buy one. The other opportunity is the My08 Tenere.
Any...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-02-2010, 02:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,243
Posted By yusuf
Ténéré, 800GS, 990ADV ?

Hello to all.

I need some help regarding a new bike I want to buy.
I like a light (under 200 kg) bike which is suitable to do some off-road (40%) and on-road (60%) long travels two up. Also I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-02-2010, 02:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,334
Posted By yusuf
Ténéré, 800GS, 990ADV ?

Hello to all.

I need some help regarding a new bike I want to buy.
I like a light (under 200 kg) bike which is suitable to do some off-road (40%) and on-road (60%) long travels two up. Also I...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2010, 02:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 738
Posted By yusuf
Ténéré, 800GS, 990ADV

Hello to all.

I need some help regarding a new bike I want to buy.
I like a light (under 200 kg) bike which is suitable to do some off-road (40%) and on-road (60%) long travels two up. Also I...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2010, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,289
Posted By yusuf
XTZ 660 Tenere or Ktm 640 ADV? Suggestions

Dear friends,
I own a BMW 650 XChallenge. I'm happy with her but my gf, after a trip of 1500 km, had a lot of problems related with the small saddle. I provided to modify the saddle, putting a gel...
Forum: Ride reports 04-06-2010, 06:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By yusuf
Dear Gadget Boy, please could you add this thread...

Dear Gadget Boy, please could you add this thread to the G650 Xchallenge main thread for the informations related with the new saddle and the short ride report? I would be very honoured :1drink ...
Forum: Ride reports 04-06-2010, 03:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By yusuf
Thank you! Tonight I will upload new pictures...

Thank you!
Tonight I will upload new pictures of the easter long week end, so you can see more beauty of that area.
Safety first. yus.
Forum: Ride reports 04-04-2010, 04:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By yusuf
Hello Klaviator. Sure I will put some...

Hello Klaviator.

Sure I will put some picture of Etna and Taormina. Just wait for my next weekend trip! Etna is a fantastic area to bike around.
Have a nice sunday!

yus :)
Forum: Ride reports 04-03-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By yusuf
Thank you very much! I will put more pictures...

Thank you very much! I will put more pictures about the area and some information to reach it.
Have a great easter!
yus
Forum: Ride reports 04-03-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 493
Posted By yusuf
prova

http://i852.photobucket.com/albums/ab90/gscrivan/IMG_0886.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 04-03-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By yusuf
A short riding in a Sicilian WWF park with a BMW 650 XCH

Hello dear friends, I would like to present a beautiful place located in Sicily. The name of this zone is Torre Salsa. It is a natural park protected by WWF.
The bike is a BMW G 650 Xchallenge with...
Forum: EMEA 03-24-2010, 07:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 545
Posted By yusuf
Tunisia during Easter

Hello to everyone. I'm planning to go by bike to Tunisia from April 1th to 5th.
Would somebody like to participe and share this trip (or a part of the trip)?
Many thanks.

yus
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-24-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By yusuf
Hello I have seen the Dirt Bagz... they seems to...

Hello I have seen the Dirt Bagz... they seems to be interesting and also not so expensive. Similar produtc is provided by Hepco&Becker and Ortlieb, but the Price is double.
Does somebody knows the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-24-2010, 10:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By yusuf
Hello, I have a question: you said the TT steel...

Hello, I have a question: you said the TT steel frame arrives without the possibility to install the foot pegs. But in your opinion there is enough space to weld some customized foot pegs? It is...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-23-2010, 04:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By yusuf
Hi, could you please post some pictures where...

Hi, could you please post some pictures where it's possible to see the job they did to reinforce the subframe? I'm very interested. Thank you.
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-22-2010, 10:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By yusuf
Hello, thank you to reply. Does BMW provide the...

Hello, thank you to reply. Does BMW provide the steel subframe? I thought to make stronger the alu one the XCH has. You say it is a "solo" bike, but I have met people using 2 up. I will use the bike...
Forum: Thumpers 02-21-2010, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By yusuf
I don't like jap bikes ;) My bikes must be KTM...

I don't like jap bikes ;)
My bikes must be KTM or BMW. Not more.
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-21-2010, 05:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By yusuf
F800GS or customized 650 Xchallenge?

Hello friends,
I already posted about the XCH. The idea was to buy a XCH and customize her for long distances travels with light bags and (sometimes) with a passenger. I have to tell that I love...
Forum: Thumpers 02-21-2010, 05:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By yusuf
Customized XCH or F800GS?

Hello friends,
I already posted about the XCH. The idea was to buy a XCH and customize her for long distances travels with light bags and (sometimes) with a passenger. I have to tell that I love...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2010, 07:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,945
Posted By yusuf
Ciao Maurizio! Are you happy with your 690e? ...

Ciao Maurizio!
Are you happy with your 690e?
I was almost ready to buy a 990 ADV but before to do it I want to be sure if a mono could satisfy my task.
PS: vengo da una HP2 e sono stanco di moto...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2010, 07:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,945
Posted By yusuf
I'm not going to ignore the advice of the forum....

I'm not going to ignore the advice of the forum. Not at all. I'm trying to make a feasibility study. Too simple buying a F800GS or a 990AVD. More funny to it with a smaller and lighter bike. Don't u...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,945
Posted By yusuf
At my BMW dealer there is good offer for a second...

At my BMW dealer there is good offer for a second hand MY 2007 XCH, which has only 840 km, for 4.700 euros (1 year guarantee). To buy a KTM 690 I would need at least 6.000 euros. So that I can buy...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2010, 06:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,945
Posted By yusuf
BMW G650 X vs KTM 690e

Hi there,

today I have ridden a BMW G650 Xchallenge. I have to tell that I liked a lot the experience. Really a nice feeling (not the same for the 800GS...).
My question is if this bike, with all...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2010, 06:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,804
Posted By yusuf
I live in Palermo... and you?

I live in Palermo... and you?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2010, 03:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,804
Posted By yusuf
Done!

I have done! I sold the HP2 and I will look now for a 950/990 adventure. I have to thank all of you for the important support and witness.
Hope I will be happy. For sure I will miss the beautiful...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-18-2010, 03:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,971
Posted By yusuf
Decision done!

I have done! I sold the HP2 and I will look now for a 950/990 adventure. I have to thank all of you for the important support and witness.
Hope I will be happy. For sure I will miss the beautiful...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-17-2010, 01:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,971
Posted By yusuf
I like the air cooled system. I think it is more...

I like the air cooled system. I think it is more reliable for long distance bikes.
I have read that LC8 gets overheated. What your impressions about?

TY, yus.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-17-2010, 12:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,902
Posted By yusuf
Hello, is the SE higher than the 990 adventure? ...

Hello, is the SE higher than the 990 adventure?
Do you think it is a good bike for 1.75 tall bikers?
Thank you in advance for the informations.
yus
Forum: GS Boxers 02-17-2010, 12:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,804
Posted By yusuf
This is why I have posted here. I'm a bit...

This is why I have posted here. I'm a bit insecure to sell it exactly for the same reason. I recognize it's a bike which will stay in the history. I'm selling it with pain and for sure I will regret...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-16-2010, 03:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,971
Posted By yusuf
I like the 950 SE (even more) but I think it too...

I like the 950 SE (even more) but I think it too high for me. I'm 175 and even the HP2 is a problem (I got a lower seat and usually I use the sunspension a bit under the normal pressure). With the...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-16-2010, 03:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,971
Posted By yusuf
Many thanks for your opinion Questor. The...

Many thanks for your opinion Questor.
The problem is also related with money capability by the light of the current crisis. I cannot handle both.
I need one dual purpose bike. I love the HP2 and I...
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