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Old 05-21-2012, 02:08 PM   #14116
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December 17,2004 I posted the first "Show your KTM" picture. Over 5 million views later and still growing. Awesome!!������
...and what is just as amazing is how many folks from long ago still have ADVs.

It seems some brand owners change bikes like underwear..and some bike models change so quickly/frequently you can't keep up.

The Adventure's tenure has been remarkable!
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Old 05-21-2012, 02:28 PM   #14117
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Old 05-21-2012, 02:30 PM   #14118
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Old 05-21-2012, 02:46 PM   #14119
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Congrats Dgrs2 - this post has been an inspiration to many and a great way to initiate others to the orange kool-aid.

Case in point, worked late unbolting old parts and bolting new parts the other night to get this beast ready for battle today. Started out like this...

Then saddled up and went WFO down the FTR with the BK. Just got back. Multiple spills in the tough stuff but a good day. Thanks BK - great ride.











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Old 05-21-2012, 05:00 PM   #14120
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December 17,2004 I posted the first "Show your KTM" picture. Over 5 million views later and still growing. Awesome!!������
Awesome indeed. I always take time out to check this topic.
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Old 05-21-2012, 05:17 PM   #14121
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Multiple spills in the tough stuff but a good day. Thanks BK - great ride.











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+1, and backatcha!

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Old 05-21-2012, 05:29 PM   #14122
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Old 05-21-2012, 05:40 PM   #14123
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Those are some sharp looking bikes. What is it about Canadians and their tricked out Adventures?

-signed.. a Canadian living in Colorado
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Old 05-21-2012, 05:55 PM   #14124
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Those are some sharp looking bikes. What is it about Canadians and their tricked out Adventures?

-signed.. a Canadian living in Colorado
Canadians and their Canuck Bucks EH.
WICKED bikes boyZ, VERY nice!!! Get Ooot and abooot now.
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Old 05-21-2012, 06:12 PM   #14125
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Those are some sharp looking bikes. What is it about Canadians and their tricked out Adventures?

-signed.. a Canadian living in Colorado
Wow - can't believe I missed the oot and aboot after all the time I've spent obsessing over your threads. Keep up the good work! Cheers.
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Old 05-21-2012, 06:17 PM   #14126
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Wow - can't believe I missed the oot and aboot after all the time I've spent obsessing over your threads. Keep up the good work! Cheers.
+1 on the oot and aboot! Hahaha.
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Old 05-21-2012, 06:19 PM   #14127
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December 17,2004 I posted the first "Show your KTM" picture. Over 5 million views later and still growing. Awesome!!👍👍👍
Thanks dude!!
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Old 05-21-2012, 06:48 PM   #14128
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That hill climb was pretty steep but doable. Pretty sure my 908 rear is done though. Hochtouren went first and mad it up the farthest by at least 10-20feet. Had to fanagle his way to the top off the side of this trail. I made 2 attempts but it was too spun up and my rear tire couldn't bite. Gonna give her another go with new rubber next time. We both agreed that trying a new tractionator would be fun here! My 908 has a couple of mm's of center at best and the lugs that are there are starting to crack away.

There may even be crash video of one of these attempts!
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Old 05-21-2012, 06:58 PM   #14129
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That hill climb was pretty steep but doable. Pretty sure my 908 rear is done though. Hochtouren went first and mad it up the farthest by at least 10-20feet. Had to fanagle his way to the top off the side of this trail. I made 2 attempts but it was too spun up and my rear tire couldn't bite. Gonna give her another go with new rubber next time. We both agreed that trying a new tractionator would be fun here! My 908 has a couple of mm's of center at best and the lugs that are there are starting to crack away.

There may even be crash video of one of these attempts!
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Sorry man - I was so winded from the left side slam, then the right side high-side, then fighting that heavy beyotch off to the side into the roots... I was struggling just to remember how my own camera worked at this point. Like you all know, pictures do no justice to slope angles. BK was about half a second from launching into the weeds here. So steep that your brain won't let you off the throttle even if you're no longer going in the right direction! We gave it hell though.
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Old 05-21-2012, 07:25 PM   #14130
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We gave it hell though.[/QUOTE]

Yeah we did! What a blast! Nothing like watching 20 grand fall like the roman empire not once but 4 times if you include both bikes. Ha!
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