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Forum: Equipment 09-17-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,370
Posted By Lc8grrr
This is great until you tear the outer Gore-tex...

This is great until you tear the outer Gore-tex layer and the jacket has a hole in it.. the abrasion resistent outer should be there to protect the Gore-tex inner. Got a tear from a fall, still dry....
Forum: Equipment 09-17-2014, 02:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,220
Posted By Lc8grrr
I cant ride without them, hate it. You will find...

I cant ride without them, hate it. You will find that they are even good whilst using a Sena.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-17-2014, 02:41 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 18,518
Posted By Lc8grrr
Nailed it! Station wagons are for old folk, no...

Nailed it! Station wagons are for old folk, no wait put 4x4 on it and they sell like hotcakes. A 200 series Landcruiser is still a station wagon. It all goes well for the aftermarket because a lot of...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-17-2014, 01:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By Lc8grrr
Thats pretty much what a coolant recovery system...

Thats pretty much what a coolant recovery system is supposed to do, thats why you add water to the recovery tank not the radiator. The only magnesium in these engines are the cylinder head covers so...
Forum: Australia 09-16-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By Lc8grrr
http://www.performancecoating.com.au/...

http://www.performancecoating.com.au/ (http://www.performancecoating.com.au/) Mate used them for helicopter exhaust and Cat C12/C15 turbos. As good as HPC. They are at Rydalmere in Sydney.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-14-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 18,518
Posted By Lc8grrr
KTM dealer told me last week it will be a new...

KTM dealer told me last week it will be a new engine..
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By Lc8grrr
1945-1949 Plymouth sedan

1945-1949 Plymouth sedan
Forum: Australia 08-29-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 42,761
Posted By Lc8grrr
AC at race pace was 10km/L. The 690 is lighter...

AC at race pace was 10km/L. The 690 is lighter but the 660 has 48L of fuel. Might have to do that KTMRR ride sometime Johnno, get them together.

Tony.
Forum: Australia 08-27-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 42,761
Posted By Lc8grrr
Interesting comments. I dont ride to get rid of...

Interesting comments. I dont ride to get rid of demons but always look forward to the 2nd day onwards because I'm only then riding the bike and not thinking about mowing the lawn, paying bills etc....
Forum: Australia 08-27-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 42,761
Posted By Lc8grrr
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Forum: Orange Crush 08-20-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,996
Posted By Lc8grrr
Only 9 yrs on mine, an 04 bought new in 05. BTW...

Only 9 yrs on mine, an 04 bought new in 05. BTW they can bury me with it. You're ahead of your time owning one at that young age!! :clap
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,235
Posted By Lc8grrr
That looks pristine and probably quite rare now,...

That looks pristine and probably quite rare now, the sort of bike for a collector to own. Dont mod it. My2c.
Forum: Australia 08-17-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,665
Posted By Lc8grrr
Biggest issue with the Tenere is they are a bit...

Biggest issue with the Tenere is they are a bit on the heavy side for a single.
Forum: Australia 08-16-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By Lc8grrr
Just for fun have a brouse through KTMs Rally...

Just for fun have a brouse through KTMs Rally parts prices online... one 660rr exhaust (and there are two) $3500 + bits and pieces..
Forum: Australia 08-16-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,356
Posted By Lc8grrr
Living near where you travelled through and...

Living near where you travelled through and growing up in a farming family with many generations in the one area the decline in those small localities started with the increase in mechanisation in...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-16-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,158
Posted By Lc8grrr
Hard man to give advice to you are right!! ...

Hard man to give advice to you are right!!

Dont know how you get that many k's from a 606, I dont get a lot on LC4s with them but they're cheap I guess. If you want advice, that you wont take I...
Forum: Ride reports 08-11-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,326
Posted By Lc8grrr
Nice. Ive been interested in Russia ever since...

Nice. Ive been interested in Russia ever since those two Poms rode their land yachts through some of it over a decade ago. :clap
Forum: Thumpers 08-11-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 10,233
Posted By Lc8grrr
I'd really like an AMG 63 but if they could put a...

I'd really like an AMG 63 but if they could put a 350 chev in it so It was more affordable that would be great, and just put some Mustang II suspension in as well as an 8.8 rearend so it would be...
Forum: Australia 08-11-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,731
Posted By Lc8grrr
103, Take 5 and a SWMS before riding...???...

103, Take 5 and a SWMS before riding...??? Hopefully there is a SWP for the activity I'm about to undertake otherwise I am in trouble. Do I have the correct PPE?? Too much safety focus in my...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 41,484
Posted By Lc8grrr
No thanks.

No thanks.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 481
Posted By Lc8grrr
Probably buggered. It will find earth through the...

Probably buggered. It will find earth through the crack to the cylinder head, thats what your rough running is.. a missfire. Try eBay.
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
These bikes are a true hand crafted race machine...

These bikes are a true hand crafted race machine that aren't refined to the point of mass production. The bikes were only sold to Dakar competitors who would of serviced them daily during the event....
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
[QUOTE=*kartman*;24558897]This is how my rear...

[QUOTE=*kartman*;24558897]This is how my rear brake cylinder is mounted. I would say there cant happen anything to it, maybe they changed the mounting place at the later models ?...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-26-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,632
Posted By Lc8grrr
Its funny Chuck but being a world wide forum it...

Its funny Chuck but being a world wide forum it is easy to take comments out of context, people should put a country in their location as I think this helps members make a judgement on their use of...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-26-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,349
Posted By Lc8grrr
Have had one in the 950 for 80,000km no problems....

Have had one in the 950 for 80,000km no problems. Still on original clutch and water pump. Do people think the seal will suddenly completely fail and drop all of the coolant in a short period of...
Forum: Equipment 06-24-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By Lc8grrr
Fox have been waterproof to me. The Hydrotecs...

Fox have been waterproof to me. The Hydrotecs will pull up probably 3" above the ankle whilst riding. I dont like that.
Forum: Equipment 06-20-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By Lc8grrr
Yeh I have a pair. Very nicely made and look...

Yeh I have a pair. Very nicely made and look great but I think the legs are a little short and not enough room around the knees for the Fly hinged knee guards I wear. They ride up too far at the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
[QUOTE=sir phily;24376561]Wow i would love to...

[QUOTE=sir phily;24376561]Wow i would love to have a look at your bike at some stage,
would love one of them gown the track, are you located in Tamworth.

Cheers Phil[/QUOTE

Curra, working at...
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
Yes racks are homemade. Work well too.

Yes racks are homemade. Work well too.
Forum: Thumpers 06-12-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
Before ...

Before

http://i1218.photobucket.com/albums/dd420/Anthony_Seymour/WP_000355.jpg (http://s1218.photobucket.com/user/Anthony_Seymour/media/WP_000355.jpg.html)

After ...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,055
Posted By Lc8grrr
And thats why you have more than one bike...

And thats why you have more than one bike...
Forum: Thumpers 06-01-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
Looking good. Make sure you dont let your chain...

Looking good. Make sure you dont let your chain become too loose as it will eat the side out of the rear brake master cylinder. Found this out the hard way. Moved my brake cylinder outside the frame...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-17-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By Lc8grrr
Just ordered the seal myself, only $9.

Just ordered the seal myself, only $9.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-17-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By Lc8grrr
+1 as well as the gasket Johnno mentions.

+1 as well as the gasket Johnno mentions.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-17-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,490
Posted By Lc8grrr
Yes parallel twin would do. Like a Yamaha RD350 I...

Yes parallel twin would do. Like a Yamaha RD350 I had years ago. Not having four stroke size cylinders mean it would be compact. I dont think a DI motor needs traditional sized expansion chamber...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-16-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,490
Posted By Lc8grrr
Yeh everyone keeps missing this, probably not...

Yeh everyone keeps missing this, probably not knowing anything about direct injection (which is the key) ie low weight and cg (without overhead cams-valves-timing chains etc) Small engine dimensions...
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
Bit cheaper here...

Bit cheaper here http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=967354 (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=967354)

Not a problem without petcocks, the dry breaks shut off the fuel...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2014, 02:47 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 14,112
Posted By Lc8grrr
Do yourself a favour and replace the dry breaks....

Do yourself a favour and replace the dry breaks. If they are years old they are bound to be brittle. A number of mine snapped off with little effort one day. The male end will break off inside the...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-12-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 649
Posted By Lc8grrr
Thats what I would do too.

Thats what I would do too.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-12-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 770
Posted By Lc8grrr
Why... Because I have just crapped a regulator...

Why... Because I have just crapped a regulator after crossing through water that was up over it. Hot regulator+cold water=zzzzt.. Moved the battery and start relay up there years ago and like the op...
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