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Old 03-07-2010, 11:45 PM   #8416
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Thanks fellas,,workin on it already.
Hmm, sounds like a ploy to upgrade to a 990R to me.

Just kidding, hope you are back in an orange saddle really soon.
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Old 03-08-2010, 01:29 PM   #8417
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Hmm, sounds like a ploy to upgrade to a 990R to me.

Just kidding, hope you are back in an orange saddle really soon.
Don't tell my wife that.

I'll probably stick with the regular 990,,I'm too short for the R.

I'm hopeing to be shopping in the fall,,,,should be a good time to get the best price on a bike too.

I'm also wondering when the big girls will see an update,,,they're due.
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Old 03-08-2010, 04:41 PM   #8418
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Just picked our new 2010 KTM Adventure 990 R on Saturday!!! What a great machine... And the smell of a new bike



Yes, I did forget to bring my riding boots...

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Old 03-08-2010, 05:45 PM   #8419
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Old 03-08-2010, 06:24 PM   #8420
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I took the 9fiddy down the local motox track today,
this is the start of the mtotx track,,

its a bit over grown, need to do a bit of exploring to find the old track..
had track all to my self today..

yes the track is under me bike..and i am standing up..


i did how ever slip of the peg, and scraped it down the back of my leg.. .,,,did hurt a bit..
...but didnt drop my bike...i finished 1st in my race.. .

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Old 03-09-2010, 07:57 AM   #8421
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Old 03-09-2010, 01:18 PM   #8422
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If I'm not mistaken it looks like Flanny's exhaust.

In fact, it is I recognize the modified Black Dog skidplate.

Nice fitment though.
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Old 03-09-2010, 02:12 PM   #8423
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The fully loaded bike looks less busy in front of this small town Texas post office/general store/liquor store!


It had to rest on the long rocky climb.


The 990 is in there if you look close.


In front of calcite veins in clay.


Another KTM 9** Adv barreling by.


In front of an old building below a mercury mine.


Complete ride report here.
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Old 03-09-2010, 02:14 PM   #8424
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Last weekend in Sao Miguel - AZORES












Pinhal da Paz, very cool!




My friend Paulo Miranda and he's baby





Me:



And i went down













Very nice ride!

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXwPG-vOJC0
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Old 03-09-2010, 03:28 PM   #8425
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If I'm not mistaken it looks like Flanny's exhaust.

In fact, it is I recognize the modified Black Dog skidplate.

Nice fitment though.

It is indeed Flanny's "old" exhaust and plate. Bike is a work in progress but coming along nicely.
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Old 03-09-2010, 08:47 PM   #8426
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Bought this yesterday

Outstanding!!! By far my favourite colour for the Adventures. I only had white or orange to choose from, ended up with a white elephant. However the colour disappears when you're passing a sport bike on the outside in a corner.
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Old 03-09-2010, 10:58 PM   #8427
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Outstanding!!! By far my favourite colour for the Adventures. I only had white or orange to choose from, ended up with a white elephant. However the colour disappears when you're passing a sport bike on the outside in a corner.
Thanks, I am loving life!
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Old 03-10-2010, 02:06 AM   #8428
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The fully loaded bike looks less busy in front of this small town Texas post office/general store/liquor store!
Hi RL can you give me some info on the behaving of the engine of your R(FI) after you went with the Neduros adv tank and 2 in 1 set up. What can have you used also?

Thanks, ride on
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Old 03-10-2010, 04:06 AM   #8429
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Hey there...this is my first post on "Orange Crush"

Here's my '05 950 beauty (& the beast)

(still some things to do though...gps mount, wider windsreen etc. etc)


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Old 03-10-2010, 04:45 AM   #8430
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Wow when you send you were painting it white I thought hmmmm yuk but it looks
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