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Old 01-24-2013, 09:59 PM   #15751
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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   #15752
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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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Old 01-25-2013, 03:20 AM   #15753
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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   #15754
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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   #15755
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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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Old 01-25-2013, 04:17 PM   #15756
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Old 01-25-2013, 05:32 PM   #15757
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Cool little RideApart video with a 990 in Colorado.

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Old 01-25-2013, 05:53 PM   #15758
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:21 PM   #15759
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Old 01-26-2013, 12:36 AM   #15760
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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 01-26-2013, 02:42 AM   #15761
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Nice job indeed, but i don't like it much: too "heavy" in the lower part and too thin where there should be a tank.

Indeed interesting anyhow!
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Old 01-26-2013, 03:52 AM   #15762
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Nice job indeed, but i don't like it much: too "heavy" in the lower part and too thin where there should be a tank.

Indeed interesting anyhow!
I agree, interesting but awful for the very same reasons.

Anyway, may be they're just fooling in the garage and it's not a rideable setup? Otherwise where would they "stick" the fuel tank, and how many liters/gallons can it carry then...? and what about the whole air intake system...

Or... may be I'm short of imagination these days...

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Old 01-26-2013, 04:03 AM   #15763
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Not sure cause i don't know german but i think that "thing" on the lower part of the bike is the fuel tank, the red bottle is the expansion for the radiator and maybe the oil tank is somewhere under the seat.

Anyhow the KMS setup someone linked on the german forums is indeed more near to how i see the adv transformation :)
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Old 01-26-2013, 05:33 AM   #15764
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I.......Otherwise where would they "stick" the fuel tank......

Check the skidplate again...

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Old 01-26-2013, 05:52 AM   #15765
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Check the skidplate again...

Ok, Blur, thanks.
Thought the pics here where the only available but they were just an intro. I now realize I should have visited the link.


Besides it's a great handy job, to its ugly look (IMHO) now I add I don't like the setup for offroad riding either...less ground clearence, the tank IS the protection... (I'm still short of imagination I guess).

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