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Old 01-21-2013, 09:35 PM   #15766
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You're welcome A.J.
I think one of my next mod's will be fog lights, probably mounted where my turn signals use to be. Will let you know how that goes.

BDCW has some fork mounts for fog/spot lights that they were going to test on a 990 a while back to see if they cleared the Safari tanks. Not sure how/if they updated that result yet.

As soon as I get a chance I will update my signature and profile photo to MY bike (instead of yours) Awkward.
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Old 01-22-2013, 04:45 PM   #15767
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Spoiler work?

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first road trip with the beast & new luggage

AJ990, Great fotos of your bike. How useful/effective is the windscreen spoiler.? Notice it's removed in some other fotos.

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Old 01-22-2013, 06:27 PM   #15768
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Elron, Most people say its about worthless.
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Old 01-22-2013, 07:07 PM   #15769
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AJ990R,

You have succeeded in getting my Tiger into the 990 forum. Great pics from your ride. That was my first D2D. I was on the Tiger right behind you in your pic next to Hacky Moto. You know he got picked for the US GS Challenge team this year. I think they finished 9th overall.
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Old 01-22-2013, 08:17 PM   #15770
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AJ990, Great fotos of your bike. How useful/effective is the windscreen spoiler.? Notice it's removed in some other fotos.

elron
I wouldn't say totally useless...I felt it does cut down on some buffeting...but not as effective as one would hope. I found it will move around on a rough road in the rain @ HWY++ speeds, that was pissing me off on the Dalton hwy. It should be bigger, but a must doing any distance riding @ hwy speeds when I wear my MX helmet w/the visor, my .02


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You have succeeded in getting my Tiger into the 990 forum. Great pics from your ride. That was my first D2D. I was on the Tiger right behind you in your pic next to Hacky Moto. You know he got picked for the US GS Challenge team this year. I think they finished 9th overall.

Drunk Uncle,
I think I camped a few spots from you that whole "event" @ GoldRush! I ended up staying right next to Two Moto Kiwis. I know all about HackyMoto! He is fugen awesome!!! & very humble at that...I don't give a shit what he rides, I saw him pretty much "bunny hop" that 1150 in the tight cone "game". Well... BMW did send him to South America I ended up riding the T.O.W hwy the following day w/some new AK friends, stayed in TOK that night with all the D2D organizers, & was there when, Hackys 1150 came there on a trailer in pieces not 24hrs after those photos! But he survived is all that mattered, small world

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Old 01-22-2013, 09:43 PM   #15771
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I've re-joined the ranks again.. my third LC8 was brought home Saturday.. then on Monday I took a friend out in 32deg weather and showed him some of my favorite spots along Hood Canal.. too much fog to see the mountains, but the mighty Olympics are behind the clouds on the far bank.. I'll go back and spring and take a shot to prove it to ya knuckle heads.. one of the prettiest spots on the planet.

anyway, the beast(s)

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Old 01-23-2013, 12:02 AM   #15772
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Took mine for a little road ride, started off nice and sunny but the higher i got the wetter it got,
But any ride on a 950 is GREAT.
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Old 01-23-2013, 02:56 AM   #15773
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I dont think we are going to have winter this year in Greece....every day perfect weather...only thing in my mind is travelling....
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Old 01-23-2013, 05:19 AM   #15774
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I dont think we are going to have winter this year in Greece....every day perfect weather...only thing in my mind is travelling....
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Wow. Nice spot man!
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Old 01-23-2013, 07:41 AM   #15775
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Hallo everybody :)

But the SE dream never died so now it's in the works:





More to come! :)
I cant tell how often I have sat in the garage and envisioned cut'n my adventure up and turn it into SE. Nice to see what it would look like.
I think it looks awesome.
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Old 01-24-2013, 09:59 PM   #15776
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I've re-joined the ranks again.. my third LC8 was brought home Saturday.. then on Monday I took a friend out in 32deg weather and showed him some of my favorite spots along Hood Canal.. too much fog to see the mountains, but the mighty Olympics are behind the clouds on the far bank.. I'll go back and spring and take a shot to prove it to ya knuckle heads.. one of the prettiest spots on the planet.

anyway, the beast(s)

Which rear rack is that on your LC8 ? I'm currently looking at options for mine . I like the looks of that one
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Old 01-24-2013, 10:26 PM   #15777
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Which rear rack is that on your LC8 ? I'm currently looking at options for mine . I like the looks of that one
made by pro Moto billet.. I sell you mine if your interested.. New they sell for $134 plus shipping.. I sell for $100 plus shipping

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http://www.promotobillet.com/catalog...roducts_id=202
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Old 01-25-2013, 03:20 AM   #15778
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If you like cut down Adventures.....check this one on the German forum, text is in German but pictures speak a million words:
http://forum.lc8.info/viewtopic.php?...=asc&start=165
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Old 01-25-2013, 05:22 AM   #15779
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Picture from last fall... Can't wait for the snow to melt!
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:42 AM   #15780
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Picture from last fall... Can't wait for the snow to melt!
Nice pic. Look at the color of those leaves and tell me God isn't a KTM fan!
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