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Old 03-21-2010, 02:26 PM   #8506
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[quote=ALBERT_]Hello.

I'm Albert, from a town near Barcelona and this is my new ( for me ) Adventure 990 Adv.'08




Hi albert, and wellcome.we are looking forword to see more of your adventures with your ktm.
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Old 03-21-2010, 07:03 PM   #8507
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I figure I'll throw mine into the mix.
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Old 03-21-2010, 08:15 PM   #8508
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ta wena, tio!
Some lovely riding around your area ...

Did you set the fork height, or the previous owner? (forks look high, ie front low).
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Old 03-21-2010, 08:21 PM   #8509
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Old 03-21-2010, 10:16 PM   #8510
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Here's my little contrib.
I'll post some better pics when I have them.



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Old 03-21-2010, 11:44 PM   #8511
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Here's my little contrib.
I'll post some better pics when I have them.



Any advantages of mounting the tyre this way ?
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Old 03-22-2010, 02:06 AM   #8512
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Did you set the fork height, or the previous owner? (forks look high, ie front low).
Thanks for the welcome.

mookymoo... It was the previous owner. Problems have an European motorcycle in a Spanish body.

Works for me also... I'm not a tall man.

It also makes faster entry to the curves

Greetings
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Old 03-22-2010, 09:44 AM   #8513
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they look like it!?!( referring to the pot plant question)
Hey Steve !! Rib breaker, LOL, well not really.
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Old 03-22-2010, 10:48 AM   #8514
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Here's mine. Starting to gear up for a cross country trip in a few months. I'll post better pics when i get them.

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Old 03-22-2010, 11:45 AM   #8515
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Any advantages of mounting the tyre this way ?
Just about to say the same thing. Advantages are collecting dirt samples for later analysis.
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Old 03-22-2010, 01:22 PM   #8516
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Old 03-22-2010, 02:49 PM   #8517
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Here's mine. Starting to gear up for a cross country trip in a few months. I'll post better pics when i get them.


"KTM RELEASES THE HYBRID PLUGIN VERSION OF YOUR FAVORITE ADVENTURE -- THE KTM 990H"
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Old 03-22-2010, 02:52 PM   #8518
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LOL, yea the factory battery is crapping out after three years. I have to keep it on a tender until I get it replaced.
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Old 03-22-2010, 04:00 PM   #8519
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Any advantages of mounting the tyre this way ?
Seems to allow it to hook up better out of corners and better braking. Still fantastic on the road. Suits me well.
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Old 03-22-2010, 04:29 PM   #8520
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From a jaunt down the coast

And yesterday afternoon at work with the new remus
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