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Old 05-04-2014, 10:07 PM   #18286
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Originally Posted by Grinderman View Post
AJ it looks friggin awesome! Just finished a solo trip through the desert, it sure makes it a different flavor. Be careful out there and have a fantastic ride!
Thanks, that sounds very cool, but I would like to see some pics of your New rig!
like looking at the motor...
both feet can touch the ground with these on!
whole new beast with these wheels, true power wheelies in 2nd gear with 16/42 gearing. can actually utilize the power of the open airbox!
no more high speed front end all. smooth @ 120, with no stabilizer

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Front fender is what it is....for now(can you install a supermoto fender on an adv??)

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"saddle up or shut up"
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Old 05-05-2014, 04:13 AM   #18287
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Nice day to ride around Texel.

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Old 05-05-2014, 07:23 AM   #18288
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May 4th and stiil have snow!

The rivers are running high!

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Old 05-05-2014, 11:09 AM   #18289
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Every time i got mine clean like that it would promptly dump me in the dirt. Finally, I took the hint and we got along fine after.

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Old 05-05-2014, 03:10 PM   #18290
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Some gnarly riding!

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Old 05-05-2014, 04:52 PM   #18291
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Nice! And on a bald rear tire.
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Some gnarly riding!
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Old 05-06-2014, 08:28 AM   #18292
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Old 05-08-2014, 08:36 PM   #18293
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Man they sure look great naked. Too bad there isn't a better place to carry the fuel so we could leave them like this.

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Old 05-09-2014, 02:50 PM   #18294
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Old 05-09-2014, 03:22 PM   #18295
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Originally Posted by armourbl View Post
The fender does look weird, I think it would look a lot better with a supermoto front fender like a 450 SMR style or 690 SMC, avaiable in white with a black centre
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Old 05-10-2014, 11:28 PM   #18296
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[Awesome! What tires? =AJ990R;24072568]THANKS!
-The frt wheel is a new 1.8" D.I.D "strong rim" w/Bucannon spokes
(from CJD), still has the stock rear wheel, spent some money on powdercoat(laced wheels myself!)
-just a seat concepts seat(low cut)
-Yup, its got the PowerCell 277 kit installed!(was 245mm) Shes very beastly now w/the Teraflex tire
-trip planned for next weekend, mostly dirt, more upgrades to show yet...

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Old 05-11-2014, 04:09 AM   #18297
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Old 05-11-2014, 05:22 AM   #18298
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Now this is how I like to travel. Awesome bike in it's natural element. Very nice.

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Old 05-11-2014, 02:23 PM   #18299
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A nice ride to the east coast in Scotland today. This my 2014 NOS Katy, I got the last one in the shop (probably last one in the UK) and had to drive 5 hours to pick it up, Ive done 1500mls now and love it.
Mods so far, sidestand relocator, scottoiler, Akras, remap, stainless bolts, wunderlich screen, Duke mirrors, did the ignition loom mod, fender extender, KTM frame guards, GiT bash plate, H&B racks n boxes, KTM rim stickers, WP fork graphics, LED tail light and Rizoma LED indicators

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Old 05-11-2014, 04:28 PM   #18300
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Today on the north cascades hwy in wa state.

That last one is a snowed in bath room. Guess I peed in the snow.

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