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Old 05-01-2013, 12:06 AM   #17371
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OK, you can have the last word now.....
Just kidding.......



now, get back to work.....

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Old 05-01-2013, 08:07 AM   #17372
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Oh sure, it's all fun and rib poking until someone plays the 'Sand Card'.


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Old 05-01-2013, 08:36 AM   #17373
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Oh sure, it's all fun and rib poking until someone plays the 'Sand Card'.


Gotta admit, that was a good one.
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Old 05-01-2013, 03:04 PM   #17374
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Hey, What TC should I use as a constant? I thought TC 2 was less aggressive then 1.
but it sucks to always have to set it to 2. For regular riding (highway, city etc) what do you use?

Basically can someone give me a list of TC and what environment and when we should use them such as downpour to light rain. mud etc.
  1. Mud
  2. Snow
  3. Rain heavy
  4. light rain
  5. tarmac dry
  6. gravel

mucho appreciated.

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Old 05-01-2013, 03:36 PM   #17375
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Help! Cant find VIN #.

Super tenere, lady at dmv needs engine stamp. I found the frame stamp.

Where is it hiding?
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Old 05-01-2013, 03:48 PM   #17376
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Ok found it.
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Old 05-01-2013, 04:06 PM   #17377
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Personally I like it off all the time. TC II is more fun off road if you like the
back end to play a little. TC I kills the fun and is really bad when you want
power on a loose hill or dare I say sand!?
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Old 05-01-2013, 06:28 PM   #17378
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I really need to use more smilies. People think I' always being serious.

I'm heading on a trip in a few weeks with a guy on a KTM 990. I know he'll have a tube I can use should I bend a rim. What should I take to back him up?

Think this will do it?

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Old 05-01-2013, 06:38 PM   #17379
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I really need to use more smilies. People think I' always being serious.

No we don't.

I'm heading on a trip in a few weeks with a guy on a KTM 990. I know he'll have a tube I can use should I bend a rim. What should I take to back him up?
He will probably already have his own.... just in case.



They are getting hard to find. Between the Orange and Chrome crowd most
trailers have been sold.
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Old 05-01-2013, 06:55 PM   #17380
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Guilty as charged. Most know my history of ahh, rim issues? Three times on the front and
ended up replacing the rear.
Pluric has this weird thing about rim jobs.......
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Old 05-01-2013, 06:56 PM   #17381
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He will probably already have his own.... just in case.



They are getting hard to find. Between the Orange and Chrome crowd most
trailers have been sold.

Pluric's right...

If I had just been smart enough to buy stock in trailer companies just before the big HD boom, recent KTM sales increases, and before all the BMW final drive explosions I'd be a rich, rich man now.

I hear trailers trade like gold at Sturgis, Daytona Speedweeks, and at any BMW rally...

Dallara



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Old 05-01-2013, 06:56 PM   #17382
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On an actual Tenere question kind of note...

After viewing the series of photos where the Tenere bit it on the Dragon over the weekend: http://xtremesportsphotography.photo...4&g=0QAK01CZ08, I got to looking at my skid plate to see if it would touch down before my peg feelers. Then I noticed I don't have a peg feeler on the right peg.

Is this normal? Left peg has a big ol' 3/4" peg feeler on it.
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Old 05-01-2013, 07:00 PM   #17383
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On an actual Tenere question kind of note...

After viewing the series of photos where the Tenere bit it on the Dragon over the weekend: http://xtremesportsphotography.photo...4&g=0QAK01CZ08, I got to looking at my skid plate to see if it would touch down before my peg feelers. Then I noticed I don't have a peg feeler on the right peg.

Is this normal? Left peg has a big ol' 3/4" peg feeler on it.

Either ground off, fell off, or broke off.....


I fixed mine by adding pivot pegs.....
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Old 05-01-2013, 07:01 PM   #17384
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On an actual Tenere question kind of note...

After viewing the series of photos where the Tenere bit it on the Dragon over the weekend: http://xtremesportsphotography.photo...4&g=0QAK01CZ08, I got to looking at my skid plate to see if it would touch down before my peg feelers. Then I noticed I don't have a peg feeler on the right peg.

Is this normal? Left peg has a big ol' 3/4" peg feeler on it.
Yes. It has to do with when typical boxes touch down. One box is usually further out than the other.

Just another little design touch that people don't notice in reviews.
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Old 05-01-2013, 07:04 PM   #17385
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Either ground off, fell off, or broke off.....


I fixed mine by adding pivot pegs.....
Must have fallen off. Wait... I did hit a deer on that side a few months back. I took a good shot to the foot and the bag was knocked back a few inches on that side. I bet it broke off then. Damn fragile bike.

Oh well, good reason to get those new pegs I've been wanting. Pivot Pegs, eh?
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