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Old 07-06-2013, 04:10 PM   #4516
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There was a guy on here that had a 530 with an aftermarket windscreen on it, I think his name was bond or something, anyone have any pictures of his bike? I am going to be laying down some road miles and thought a little wind protection would be nice. thanks
Im glad you mentioned this,Ive been trying to figure out a backrest for the old lady on mine,and how do most guys hook up a trailer on these bikes?



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Old 07-06-2013, 04:36 PM   #4517
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Im glad you mentioned this,Ive been trying to figure out a backrest for the old lady on mine,and how do most guys hook up a trailer on these bikes?



You better hide behind that brick wall

So I guess no one else wishes on some longer road sections that a little wind protection would be nice huh. Oh well to each his own.

Oh and if you just tie a rope to the trailer and then run it around your passengers waste it will work out just fine for all parties :)
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Old 07-06-2013, 04:39 PM   #4518
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There was a guy on here that had a 530 with an aftermarket windscreen on it, I think his name was bond or something, anyone have any pictures of his bike? I am going to be laying down some road miles and thought a little wind protection would be nice. thanks
Was it a rally kit? These make for a great dual sport or adventure setup. We have one in stock with lights, here.



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Old 07-06-2013, 04:45 PM   #4519
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Was it a rally kit? These make for a great dual sport or adventure setup. We have one in stock with lights, here.



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No, it wasnt, it was a small add on like you would find on a naked bike or something, I think it might have been the MRA RNB that they sell at twisted throttle, but I wanted to see it on the bike again before clicking buy. I thought I had his email, but he hasnt answered back and I cant find him on here anymore either
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Old 07-06-2013, 05:18 PM   #4520
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There's this.....


From TCI

or bootz had a picture of something...
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showp...postcount=1752


and lastly this thread....HERE
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Old 07-06-2013, 06:09 PM   #4521
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There's this.....


From TCI

or bootz had a picture of something...
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showp...postcount=1752




and lastly this thread....HERE
Ok thanks
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Old 07-08-2013, 06:59 PM   #4522
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Oh, God. That looks like an orange KLR.
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Old 07-09-2013, 10:48 AM   #4523
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Oh, God. That looks like an orange KLR.
Yeah,a windshield seems to be right in my way when Im tucked in flatout railing through sand whoops,then if a decent crash arises who knows where that somewhat sharp edge piece of acrylic shield will end up?
I dont put extra stuff on the front of dirtbikes,just an old habit.
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For the record I have no shield....just felt like researching the issue to see what I could find...
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Old 07-09-2013, 07:25 PM   #4525
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a 2010 piston kit will fit a 08 450 xcrw right? a piston kit for a 10 450 exc.
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Old 07-09-2013, 08:20 PM   #4526
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No, it wasnt, it was a small add on like you would find on a naked bike or something, I think it might have been the MRA RNB that they sell at twisted throttle, but I wanted to see it on the bike again before clicking buy. I thought I had his email, but he hasnt answered back and I cant find him on here anymore either

Eyeball a KTM Super Duke touring screen. 4 bolts and a few bushings from the hardware store. It'll get the wind off your chest. I used them on a 950SMR and a SE with a X2 headlight. Effective and pretty cheap too. Flexy enough when bolted to the shell that it shouldn't kill you in a crash, doesn't move at 100 MPH.
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Old 07-10-2013, 01:54 AM   #4527
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a 2010 piston kit will fit a 08 450 xcrw right? a piston kit for a 10 450 exc.
Yes, the 2008 KTM 450EXCR piston kit was superseded with the 2010 part, 78030007200 to -> 78030007300. Also the same part for the 450XCRW.
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Old 07-10-2013, 06:25 AM   #4528
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[QUOTE=mbrick;21830540]Yes, the 2008 KTM 450EXCR piston kit was superseded with the 2010 part, 78030007200 to -> 78030007300. Also the same part for the 450XCRW.[/QUOTEwas the crankshaft updated as well?
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Old 07-10-2013, 07:13 AM   #4529
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I looked up the parts on Munn Racing...CRANKSHAFT CPL

78030018100 '08 XCRW
78030018200 '10 XC-W Champion Edit. (Superseded by 78030018300)
77330018400 '10 SX-F
78030018300 '10 XC-W Six Days
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Old 07-10-2013, 08:10 AM   #4530
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For the record I have no shield....just felt like researching the issue to see what I could find...
Good. Your manhood remains intact.

I just don't get some of the 'conversions' some make to bikes to purpose them for something they are not built for. If someone really thinks they need a touring screen, maybe this bike isn't the bike for them. I would not want this bike if I wanted/needed to do any paved distance, e.g.
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