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by mogas64
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Mobile phones!
Replies: 0
Views: 22

Mobile phones!

Is it worth me upgrading from Samsung Galaxy S8 to the new S9 or wait for the S10 with its infinity screen in 2019!!!!.

Cheers mogas64.
by mogas64
Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Bar ends!
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Bar ends!

I just could not get on with those lever guard bar end things on my from new Super Duke R SE so put on a pair of puig bar ends and now I won't keep catching my hands on the bloody lever guards !!.
by mogas64
Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Evotech rec guard
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: Evotech rec guard

It's the rectifier it's on the underside of the seat unit, on the 1290 SD R it's open to being hit by stuff thrown up from the rear wheel , plus this metal guard fills in the gap that was there and makes the undertray area look much better. And it needs guarding in case any nasty people might nick i...
by mogas64
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: New Boots ?
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: New Boots ?

I use Alpinestars boots have 3 pairs for different weather hot/cold etc, not cheap but very well made and super comfy.
by mogas64
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Evotech rec guard
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Evotech rec guard

Fitted am Evotech rec guard to the underside of the SD R today , smoothes out the underside where there was a gap for the rec etc, it's perforated to dissipate heat from the heat sink located there, makes the underside nice and neat now.
by mogas64
Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Sticker bomb a seat cowl SD R 1290
Replies: 2
Views: 104

Re: Sticker bomb a seat cowl SD R 1290

Well I gave it ago, thought it would look all cool and groovey!, but just looked a bloody mess to be honest, so leaving the normal black cowl on the bike!.
by mogas64
Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Sticker bomb a seat cowl SD R 1290
Replies: 2
Views: 104

Sticker bomb a seat cowl SD R 1290

I have ordered a sticker pack to sticker bomb a spare pillion seat cowl I have.shal SE how it turns out and maybe sticker bomb other plastic bits!.
by mogas64
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!
Replies: 7
Views: 238

Re: Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!

You don't have an ignition key barrel on yours as they are keyless are they not?
by mogas64
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!
Replies: 7
Views: 238

Re: Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!

Ah right I am with you now, thanks for the reply, jolly decent of you.

Kind regards mogas64.
by mogas64
Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!
Replies: 7
Views: 238

Re: Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!

Where are the bolts then!!, I cannot fathom out where they are?,😮
by mogas64
Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!
Replies: 7
Views: 238

Is fitting carbon ignition cover simple!!

Is it a simple fit ie clip in and clip the plastic one off or is it more involved! , would just like to know before I order one. Thanks in advance everyone.

Cheers Mogas64.
by mogas64
Tue Feb 06, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: Warwick in Warwickshre any SD R owners here at all!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 67

Warwick in Warwickshre any SD R owners here at all!!!

Surely there must be some 1290 SD R owners near me or any KTM owners of anything orange! In the general area , would be good to meet up seeing as spring is on the way hopefully!.
by mogas64
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Buying a decent wristwatch
Replies: 0
Views: 129

Buying a decent wristwatch

I have just got the best watch I have ever owned, it's a Tag Heuer Aquarace calibre 7 GMT it cost me a whopping £2,100 yeah I know over 2 grand for a watch , but I have always wanted a nice time piece that will outlast me!!, and it is very very spangly and nice oh Yes! It's got the 'Pepsi' unidirect...
by mogas64
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Exhaust hanger
Replies: 2
Views: 220

Re: Exhaust hanger

I have an R&G exhaust hanger with 1290 Super Duke R on it, don't need it anymore as I have a shorty Austin Racing end can ( no baffle nice and fruity).
by mogas64
Thu Jan 18, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: I dreamt I went shopping with Dave Lee Roth!!
Replies: 1
Views: 149

I dreamt I went shopping with Dave Lee Roth!!

What a dream!!,going to the supermarket with Dave Lee Roth out of Van Halen!, buying loads of booze and pizza!!.
by mogas64
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: RC8R 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 270

Re: RC8R 2012

You jammy git!!, RC8R's are fab machines, can you give me your address so I can come over and lick it clean for you!!!.
by mogas64
Sat Jan 06, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: I've got an ST!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 151

I've got an ST!!!

That's right an ST sore toe!!. Stubbed my toe , blood and extreme pain, thinking of cutting it off with bolt cutters and cauterising the stump with a hot tyre iron, oh the pain !@#$ it hurts.
by mogas64
Sat Jan 06, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Travelling in time with a lager and lime!!
Replies: 0
Views: 140

Travelling in time with a lager and lime!!

So i have decided against the link de cat pipe, it sounds fruit enough for me, plus I cannot be bothered with 're mapping and buggering about with the engine, it's plenty powerful as it is for me, these big v twins like a bit of back pressure apparently, and with no cat you loose that i believe, any...
by mogas64
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Horn has stopped working.
Replies: 6
Views: 1086

Re: Horn has stopped working.

My horn stops working when hot, like when riding in town traffic , once on the open road after a short while it works again, just a foible of the bike I guess!!.
by mogas64
Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Exhausts
Topic: De-cat link pipe for SD R 1290
Replies: 6
Views: 641

Re: De-cat link pipe for SD R 1290

Well just spoken to a KTM dealer and i would need a power commander fitted as the de cat link pipe will mess up the fuelling, so I'm not going to bother as it's loud enough with the AR stubby end can and no db killer, just asking for the Gendarmes to pull you here, plus I have neighbours, and one ov...