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Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
The instructions help in showing how the kit...

The instructions help in showing how the kit bolts on, and what the differences are:

http://www.rally-raidproducts.co.uk/image/data/pdfs/EVO2tank%20all%20modelsRev2.pdf
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
EVO1 vs EVO2

I made the switch, although I didn't ride my bike while it had the EVO1 kit on it (2 months in the middle of winter).

From what I could tell sitting on the bike, the EVO2 tanks are much narrower,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
That's correct. The fiberglass fairings are the...

That's correct. The fiberglass fairings are the same on both kits. Only the "cockpit" changes.

The race version comes with the T-post and plate for mounting a roadbook holder, and the fuse...
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 15,541
Views: 1,584,136
Posted By carlosbarrios
For peace of mind

I ended up drilling a small hole and using safety wire after a friend of mine lost his nut while trail riding. His axle slid out half way, and chewed up his swing arm. Needless to say, ruined his...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 15,541
Views: 1,584,136
Posted By carlosbarrios
FWIW, I purchased a set a couple of weeks ago. ...

FWIW, I purchased a set a couple of weeks ago. They said the same (4-6 weeks). 6 days later, the tanks were on my doorstep. :clap

I think since it's a small shop, and they are quite busy,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 1,699
Views: 525,199
Posted By carlosbarrios
The KTM / Touratech rack is not symetrical. If...

The KTM / Touratech rack is not symetrical. If you DO end up making them symetrical, you will have some room for a tool tube on the inside of the right rack.

And I agree with having 2 struts...
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
New set, supplied with the kit. Top bolts are...

New set, supplied with the kit. Top bolts are different than the bottom ones.

On the EVO1, the tops are M6x30 hex heads, and the bottoms are 1/4 turn plastic fasteners.

On the EVO2, the tops...
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
LED lights

I wanted to mount some LED lights from ADVMonster to my bike, and the screen underneath the headlight seemed like the best spot.

I took some pictures while I had the EVO1 Kit on the bike, and...
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
EVO2 Tank Hose

I just finished installing my EVO2 tanks. I'm not sure where these parts were supposed to go:
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,699
Views: 525,199
Posted By carlosbarrios
KTM Racks

And if anyone needs the KTM racks to go with those awesome panniers, I'm selling mine:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=963836
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,637
Posted By carlosbarrios
Nice! Congrats of finishing the build! :clap ...

Nice! Congrats of finishing the build! :clap

One thing I'd suggest: put the stock side fairings ON TOP of the RR fairings. This means you'll have to install the RR fairings first, then the stock...
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 15,541
Views: 1,584,136
Posted By carlosbarrios
Check out Ddgfarm's post below: ...

Check out Ddgfarm's post below:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=23725902&postcount=14694

I'm about to dive into this myself, as I also purchased some EVO2 tanks.

Ddgfarm is a...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1,699
Views: 525,199
Posted By carlosbarrios
Nice, I just ordered mine. Did you get the...

Nice, I just ordered mine. Did you get the natural, or the white? Can you see the fuel level through the natural ones?
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1,699
Views: 525,199
Posted By carlosbarrios
I believe it's some kind of thermo-plastic. As...

I believe it's some kind of thermo-plastic. As far as plastics go, it's quite strong. But not unbreakable.

I think the weight of a magnesium body DLSR, plus 2 lenses, plus the pelican case...
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 1,699
Views: 525,199
Posted By carlosbarrios
I had one of these: ...

I had one of these:

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-FHKUpXPAOYc/UyKTnWHRRoI/AAAAAAAArXI/a0NiOScI-EY/w306-h233-no/shoe.png

I believe the rack and shoe is a KTM part. They have a soft bag...
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 15,541
Views: 1,584,136
Posted By carlosbarrios
Check out the first post on this thread. There...

Check out the first post on this thread. There is a link to the wiring diagram. It's for 2008's, but I think the wiring harness is the same on all years.
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
I just bought some EVO2 tanks last night. Does...

I just bought some EVO2 tanks last night. Does the kit come with these side panels? Or should I add them separately to my order?

Thanks John!
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 1,699
Views: 525,199
Posted By carlosbarrios
I found that this...

I found that this (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=23591808&postcount=1580) is the farthest forward/down you can mount the 1 GAL rotopax, without it touching your legs or boots while...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1,699
Views: 525,199
Posted By carlosbarrios
It's about time I post this. I came up with a...

It's about time I post this. I came up with a "different" way to mount the rotopax to the Touratech rack. Welded a piece of stainless that allows me to bolt the rotopax bracket. When the rotopax...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 15,541
Views: 1,584,136
Posted By carlosbarrios
EVO1 Tank kit for sale

Hey just wanted to give everyone a heads up. I'm selling a brand NEW EVO1 Tank kit, natural color. Everything in the kit is included. I mounted the tanks on my bike, but didn't do any plumbing and...
Forum: Racing 02-18-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,619
Posted By carlosbarrios
I'm exited for this event. Me and a couple of...

I'm exited for this event. Me and a couple of buddies are seriously thinking of doing it, just gotta figure out some logistics before we commit.

So glad there's finally something like this close...
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 154,201
Posted By carlosbarrios
EVO2 Light low beam height

I've been struggling trying to aim my EVO2 low beam correctly. I know the high beam can be adjusted separately with the front torx screw, but the low beam can only be adjusted by moving the whole...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,979
Posted By carlosbarrios
Hi everyone, sorry to revive an old thread. I...

Hi everyone, sorry to revive an old thread. I was experiencing these same issues yesterday. I have an 05 R1200GS, 50K miles. I also have an autocom audio system powered by the bike. In recent...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 747
Posted By carlosbarrios
Reviving an old thread for posterity

Hi everyone, sorry to revive an old thread. I was experiencing these same issues yesterday. I have an 05 R1200GS, 50K miles. I also have an autocom audio system powered by the bike. In recent...
Forum: Ride reports 07-18-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 39,300
Posted By carlosbarrios
I know this is an older thread, but it seems to...

I know this is an older thread, but it seems to be the most informative and recent thread on Windigo Lake. Me and 4 friends are planning on going to Windigo from NY in late August. Should take...
Forum: Canada 07-03-2012, 10:27 AM
Replies: 3,106
Views: 598,986
Posted By carlosbarrios
Riding to Windigo Lake

Hi Deadly,

Me and some friends are riding up to Windigo Lake from NY at the end of August (via Elliot Lake etc). I'd be glad to help out with accuracy and pictures for the sections we will be...
Forum: Canada 02-12-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 54,863
Posted By carlosbarrios
That works! Thanks!

That works! Thanks!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-11-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 7,823
Views: 331,304
Posted By carlosbarrios
PM sent...

PM sent...
Forum: Canada 02-11-2012, 10:03 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 54,863
Posted By carlosbarrios
New Team for 2012

Me and my riding buddies have been planning on doing this ride this year (2012), but the rules for new teams seem a bit confusing (regarding "sponsorship"). Perhaps someone can shed a little light...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-11-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7,823
Views: 331,304
Posted By carlosbarrios
The Trans-Lab and Trans-Taiga are doable in 9...

The Trans-Lab and Trans-Taiga are doable in 9 days round trip from upstate NY. I did the Trans-Lab in 2009, and my riding buddies did the Trans-Taiga the same year. Both in 9 days, and not really...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-23-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 7,823
Views: 331,304
Posted By carlosbarrios
OR... you could get one of these. ZipLock bag is...

OR... you could get one of these. ZipLock bag is a must!
http://www.bikesax.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Product_Code=ACCGRIFT01
Forum: Regional forums 08-24-2011, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5,028
Views: 382,470
Posted By carlosbarrios
I knew I had seen this somewhere before, but it...

I knew I had seen this somewhere before, but it was in a different TOR game...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=14487244&highlight=restored+pump#post14486735

edit: look at post ...
Forum: Regional forums 08-08-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 5,160
Views: 527,854
Posted By carlosbarrios
Great Job!

The Paint Bank General Store is a MUST if you are in that area. There is lots of great riding all around there and the George Washington National Forest :clap:clap:clap

Can't wait till the EGG...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-31-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 97,077
Posted By carlosbarrios
I was on that same exact road 2 weeks ago. There...

I was on that same exact road 2 weeks ago. There is some good riding along the river. We tried to ride from Deposit to Port Jervis staying as close to the river as possible on back roads.
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-28-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 97,077
Posted By carlosbarrios
I've done those on the GS. Turns out they aren't...

I've done those on the GS. Turns out they aren't exactly what you would call "legal". I didn't have any problems, but I passed by some ATV's that told me to keep an eye out. They are fun, but...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-28-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6,853
Views: 372,135
Posted By carlosbarrios
Tonight!

I thought you guys might be interested in this event. We have a group of ADVers that meet every Thursday year-round at the Leaf and Bean Coffee in Rochester.

On July 28, 6:30pm, there will be a...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-28-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7,823
Views: 331,304
Posted By carlosbarrios
Don't forget TONIGHT!

I thought you guys might be interested in this event. We have a group of ADVers that meet every Thursday year-round at the Leaf and Bean Coffee in Rochester. On July 28, 6:30pm, there will be a...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-25-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 97,077
Posted By carlosbarrios
Or...

West would work too..... :norton
Forum: Regional forums 07-25-2011, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5,028
Views: 382,470
Posted By carlosbarrios
Awesome TAG!

Now THAT is a cool tag. I'll start looking! :clap
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-13-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7,823
Views: 331,304
Posted By carlosbarrios
Wyman Brothers at Leaf and Bean Coffee in Rochester

I thought you guys might be interested in this event. We have a group of ADVers that meet every Thursday year-round at the Leaf and Bean Coffee in Rochester. On July 28, 7pm, there will be a...
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