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Old 06-03-2013, 03:10 PM   #7981
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Kissing the Top of the Stock 950 Windscreen

Front end washed out on me on the wrong bike , wrong worn tire, wrong wet single track, wrong event.

Ended up giving the top of my KTM 950 wind screen a big wet one thru the opening of my full face helmet.

Thought I might need a sew job and new choppers.

You might want to debur yours before your kiss.
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Old 06-03-2013, 03:37 PM   #7982
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Well, I went for it. I think it looks pretty good. I'll do the other crash bar tomorrow. I might do the pannier mounts as well.

I sent out your custom bags today. They'll certainly match the bars now. I never did stripes like that before on the bags, but they came out super nice. I really can't wait to see them mounted up on your bike. I'd just recommend using some Scotch Guard on the orange stripes to keep them from getting dirty because that fabric isn't treated.

In case anyone is interested, here's a teaser pic. I'm sure he'll post a better one.



I'll be away for most of June, but if you're interested, look me up at the end of the month and I can take an order.

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Old 06-03-2013, 07:04 PM   #7983
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WooHoo That's going to so sweet on my bike. Thanks again man.
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Old 06-03-2013, 07:24 PM   #7984
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That's the same paint I used on mine. It stands up to abuse VERY well. Including rubbing against the outside tire of a set of Duals on a Cement truck at about 40MPH.
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Old 06-03-2013, 07:44 PM   #7985
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Installed my prefilter




Test fit some rim stickers



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Old 06-03-2013, 07:55 PM   #7986
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Great, thanks for showing me the stickers. Now I have to go online and find them for myself.
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:10 PM   #7987
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Great, thanks for showing me the stickers. Now I have to go online and find them for myself.
http://www.ktmtwins.com/ktm-rim-sticker-kit
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:09 PM   #7988
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Well, I went for it. I think it looks pretty good. I'll do the other crash bar tomorrow. I might do the pannier mounts as well.

Just painted mine same color...It really is a pretty dang close match...forgot my fiance's nose is like a blood hound when she is pregnant though... whoops...she is less than happy with me.
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:24 PM   #7989
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Just painted mine same color...It really is a pretty dang close match...forgot my fiance's nose is like a blood hound when she is pregnant though... whoops...she is less than happy with me.
Thank god she is already pregnant......or you might never get kids
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Old 06-04-2013, 10:03 PM   #7990
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Two into Two

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Still pops an decel. Air screws I think. I am going back to a two - two system so will eval jetting after completing the transistion.
Installed a left side Remus I got from DeapSea . No jetting changes and runs really well. Pulls strong all the way through. Still popping on closed throttle so the air screws will get turned out. Sounds better than the 2 -> 1 also. Much deeper and more even.,I like it.

Black Dog 2 -> 1 FS.

Thanks DeepSea, It was good meeting you. See on a ride sometime.
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Old 06-05-2013, 08:40 AM   #7991
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High fender mod ... done

People have made brackets for the fork guards to mount them but all I needed to do was use a heat gun and bend the plastic around a bit to get the outer two bolts to line up then drill a hole to bolt in the center bolt








Here's a part list from ktm-parts.com
60013025100 brake hose guide x2
60013025050 rubber for guide x2
54808020000 spacer bushing x4
4700109400030 Fork protector set 85sx
That was about $40 and the fender was another $40 and its from a 690 enduro R smc
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Old 06-05-2013, 09:18 AM   #7992
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Looks good Nolan.
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Old 06-05-2013, 03:40 PM   #7993
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Did the "Big washer" on the kickstand trick. Weld on the bottom for a super clean look.



Made a bracket to hold my Spot Tracker. ...



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Old 06-05-2013, 08:30 PM   #7994
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Looks good Nolan.
Thanks!
Hey man I ended up getting a sidewall rip in the front TKC tire (just like you said I would) what are you runnin now?
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Old 06-05-2013, 08:56 PM   #7995
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I'm running a Dunlop 606 front right now but they can get a little sketchy at high speeds on the road. It really depends what type of riding your gonna be doing. I like the tkc80 front for commuting and medium duty dual sport use. Just keep the pressure up if offroad. The Dunlop 606 is far better offroad in my opinion. I wish they made a rear for our bikes.
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