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Old 06-19-2012, 02:02 PM   #2416
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Reversed the chain adjusters? Is that common practice?
Absolutely.
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Old 06-21-2012, 01:01 PM   #2417
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Kriega Rack Loops

Just added these to my berg, i think it looks good will know better after a run :

(hope these pics come out they're on flickr)
http://www.flickr.com/photos/frostyuk/7415860764/



http://www.flickr.com/photos/frostyuk/7415860486/


http://www.flickr.com/photos/frostyuk/7415860486/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/frostyuk/7415860648/
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Old 06-21-2012, 01:12 PM   #2418
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Flikr is a PITA to post photos from IMHO.. you have to grab the HTML/BBC code from the "share" link..then in adv window here you have to click on the A/A button in the top right corner of your "new reply" window, to switch editor modes and then direclty paste the copied HTML/BBC code from Flikr.. did that make sense? It is the same way you direclty embed a YouTube video.
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Old 06-21-2012, 01:51 PM   #2419
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cool thanks for the tip

IMG00116-20120621-1545

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Old 06-21-2012, 05:54 PM   #2420
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Fosty - do you have a part number on those? can't see them on Kriega's website here in the US.
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Old 06-21-2012, 06:00 PM   #2421
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Fosty - do you have a part number on those? can't see them on Kriega's website here in the US.
No worries - found 'em : here
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Old 06-21-2012, 08:51 PM   #2422
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No worries - found 'em : here
Great idea - thanks!
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Old 06-21-2012, 10:35 PM   #2423
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Couple things,

1st - frosty what size Kriega bag is that in your pics?

2nd, to carry on with the tire talk, has anyone ever tried Dyna beads in their tires? I know that my Dad runs them in his Harley tires, and I have buddies that have run them in their 4x4's. Think they would work great for dual sporting purposes.
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Old 06-21-2012, 10:46 PM   #2424
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Good stuff Frosty, been waiting to see these used.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:24 AM   #2425
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Couple things,

1st - frosty what size Kriega bag is that in your pics?
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thats a us10, fully packed, i've kept it as far forward as seems sensible to me to as teh subframe gives more support in that area, i may have to unclip it to get the seat off depending on whats in the bag at the time but i felt that it was worth that minor inconvenience

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Good stuff Frosty, been waiting to see these used.
having looked at all the other options and seeing as all my trail "luggage" is kriega it makes sense to and i can always go to the overlander-30s if i want to. i had thought about using the tank adaptor as others do but i think this is cleaner but unfortunately not cheaper
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Bike is supposed to look like this when putting on a Scotts Damper .. .. right??
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Old 06-22-2012, 05:09 AM   #2427
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thats a us10, fully packed, i've kept it as far forward as seems sensible to me to as teh subframe gives more support in that area, i may have to unclip it to get the seat off depending on whats in the bag at the time but i felt that it was worth that minor inconvenience



having looked at all the other options and seeing as all my trail "luggage" is kriega it makes sense to and i can always go to the overlander-30s if i want to. i had thought about using the tank adaptor as others do but i think this is cleaner but unfortunately not cheaper
Will be interesting to see if they hold the luggage more securely than the reversed tank adapter, though mine doesn't move with a US-20 or US-40 combo on there.



You should put your pics up in the other Berg lite ADV thread.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=782994
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Old 06-22-2012, 06:59 AM   #2428
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You should put your pics up in the other Berg lite ADV thread.
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Old 06-22-2012, 07:16 AM   #2429
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i had thought about using the tank adaptor as others do but i think this is cleaner but unfortunately not cheaper
Those little mounts are definitely not cheap!

But it is a nice solution...
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:59 PM   #2430
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prices

Since I dont see many of the 70 degree bikes for sale, what is the going rate for a FE570s? I saw a 2011 with 8hrs/350km on it in BC Canada. The guy was asking $9500. The bike had some goodies, but it seems really high?

Any info would be appreciated...\

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