KTM 950/990 Adventure owners show off your bike

Discussion in 'Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc)' started by dgrs2, Dec 17, 2004.

  1. nibby

    nibby Been here awhile

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    Doing what it does best :D GREAT BIKES

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  2. Katoom119

    Katoom119 Mmmm....Orange Kool-aid

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    I've seen that section of rocks in more pictures here than any other section of trail. That the only dirt road in Wales or something? Looks like fun.
  3. ShaiDanny

    ShaiDanny Adventurer

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    2003 950 S de-stocked.
    Akra's, FCR's, custom rally tail, custom graphics and other tidbits.

    Bike. Hooligan. Friend.
    4.5 years, 99,000km on the clock. Wheelied, stoppied, slid, stolen, found, dropped and picked up again.

    And for it's 10th birthday, the orange folks decided to go down a different path and kill production.
    I think I'll keep mine. This bike is for the soul.

    Cheers to you all

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  4. stuj

    stuj Adventurer

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    Fair play, i have ridden that road a few times on an EXC, it takes some getting up on a BIG bike!
    Rutland Rigg is nice and fast further on though ;)
  5. nibby

    nibby Been here awhile

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    Not Wales fella, that was in the Yorkshire area 130 odd miles the other way :D

    Great fun though.:beer:beer
  6. nibby

    nibby Been here awhile

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    The trails up that way are IMO perfect for the big 950, nice and fast as you say but enough to keep it interesting in places. Great place to ride and a beautiful part of the UK. :beer
  7. stuj

    stuj Adventurer

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    My back yard! :freaky
  8. EZ300

    EZ300 Long timer

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    Goodnight AZ...
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  9. Katoom119

    Katoom119 Mmmm....Orange Kool-aid

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    Isn't that where Guy Martin's from? North Lincolnshire? Does everyone there talk like an ADHD terrier jacked up on methamphetamine?

    I went to the IOMTT practice week and everyone in Manchester just seemed like they wanted to drink....
  10. Bonsai Elephant

    Bonsai Elephant Banned

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    That's a section of track I'd plan my route to take downhill!

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  11. mgorman

    mgorman Crashing since 1964

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    I hope not, mine's only half worn out at 60k miles. I hope they either continue another couple years so there's some fresh meat out there when mine gets retired or they come up with a replacement that fits my riding.
  12. AZ-Twin

    AZ-Twin Dusty and Thirsty

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    Wife is in Phoenix for a concert with her daughter. My son and I were going to put some goodies on the bike, but he is sick. Dragging a sick boy to the shop to work on the bike is just bad parenting, so we came up with this solution. :lol3:lol3:lol3

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  13. TEZZA

    TEZZA ADV B4 DEM/TED

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    :clap:rofl:evil:D:freaky:lol3:wink:
    I like the way you think of your sons health?????:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl
    Tezza

  14. freco

    freco Adventurer

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    Health comes first. Gooooood dady.. :lol3:lol3:lol3
  15. Narsisco Lopez

    Narsisco Lopez Addlepated

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    Good thing it wasn't a Harley... you would have left an obvious oil drip trail and it would have been a lot harder to get rid of the evidence. :lol3
  16. Xtremjeepn

    Xtremjeepn Motorhead!

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    How did the tiles hold up to the bike? Obviously you put a towel under the center stand.

    I've been thinking of tiling at least part of my garage:lol3
  17. AZ-Twin

    AZ-Twin Dusty and Thirsty

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    No problem with tile. Figure car dealers have tile in the show room, it is pretty tough but I did want to protect it from the center stand. If I was going to store a bike on a tile floor I would put something under the tires so they don't mark up the floor.
  18. BLIP-IT

    BLIP-IT Been here awhile

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  19. rokklym

    rokklym one man wolfpack

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    That looks like it would be a lot of work!
  20. lukeinlondon

    lukeinlondon Been here awhile

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    fantastic! (fathering and bike that is)