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Old 05-20-2012, 09:16 AM   #5716
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A thing of beauty!
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Old 05-20-2012, 09:21 AM   #5717
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I have a lot going on including-

Fabbing up a mount for the rear rack to hold 2 1 gallon Rotopax fuel tanks (cardboard template) -



Installed a CJ Designs bar "cover" -



Things to do before Moab (next week)

- finish making GPS/Radar detector dash mount & complete wiring
- mount new Mefo Rear & MT-21 front tires
- create mounts for Mermite Panniers
- Install Black Dog Skid Plate
- Install euro headlight
- install rear brake lever kevlar engine protection
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Old 05-20-2012, 09:24 AM   #5718
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How's the screen at speed?
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Old 05-20-2012, 10:03 AM   #5719
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Replaced front (16T) sprocket @ 11070 kms:

Not overly worn, but was starting to "shark":


Went fairly smoothly - simply removed the rear wheel (provide chain slack, room to work), pulled the clutch slave, sprocket cover, and chain guard, unbent the retaining washer, and unscrewed the countershaft bolt.

When re-assembling, put a little grease on the splines, and blue locktite on the threads....

The HOW http://www.ktm950.info/how/Orange%20...ins_index.html as always was immensely helpful
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Old 05-20-2012, 10:24 AM   #5720
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How's the screen at speed?
Because it's shorter than stock, there's more wind on the helmet, but unlike the stocker, it's a nice steady push as opposed to the paint shaker machine type of buffeting I was used to. Almost no wind to speak of on the chest - that big kicker at the top makes a huge difference.
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Old 05-20-2012, 08:58 PM   #5721
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after a full weekend of wrenching... the 950 is ready to go

...now I just hope it isn't using coolant (I can smell some in the exhaust when I first start it cold)

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Old 05-20-2012, 10:04 PM   #5722
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after a full weekend of wrenching... the 950 is ready to go
I'm working on mine non-stop in preparation of western travels!
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Old 05-20-2012, 11:49 PM   #5723
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I made a GPS mount for my Garmin 276C, and I included a shelf for a radar detector -

Back-



Front-



Mounted to the top of the dash -

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Old 05-21-2012, 06:31 AM   #5724
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Look'n good, Hondo!
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Old 05-21-2012, 09:35 AM   #5725
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Look'n good, Hondo!
Yeah... That's sweet!
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Old 05-21-2012, 12:16 PM   #5726
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Busted turn signal stalk

Made a temporary fix to the turn signal stalk:






Then I made it permanent:


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Old 05-21-2012, 03:57 PM   #5727
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Took her out to see the Pacific:







Then got her a little dirty...

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Old 05-21-2012, 05:40 PM   #5728
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I went for a ride, and got a little bit stuck.


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Old 05-21-2012, 05:46 PM   #5729
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I went for a ride, and got a little bit stuck.

Time for one of these?



EZ-Pull
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Old 05-21-2012, 06:07 PM   #5730
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You win....

Just a note-the EZ pull is rated for only 500 lbs. How DID you get it out?

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