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by stev0
Wed Jul 08, 2015 10:18 am
Forum: Orange, Silver, Black or ?
Topic: Power Wheelie 2nd- 3rd gear
Replies: 40
Views: 10108

Re: Power Wheelie 2nd- 3rd gear

Old thread. But the SM will come up without trouble in 2nd off the throttle. 3rd will too if you compress the forks and tug on the bars while standing. I usually clutch up in 3rd at about 6k rpm and ride her till the end off 5th where she just drops out of the sky. Im running a 17/42s and will be ch...
by stev0
Tue Jun 30, 2015 10:20 pm
Forum: Pictures & Video
Topic: Pics of your other ride
Replies: 57
Views: 15414

Re: Pics of your other ride

Babysitting the kids :D :D
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by stev0
Tue Jun 30, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: Tyres
Topic: 190 vs 180
Replies: 1
Views: 1372

190 vs 180

I can get a 190/50 for half of the price of a 180/55 (Mich Supersport 2ct)

Can I run the 190 on my 990SM without too much negative effects?
by stev0
Mon Jun 29, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: Tyres
Topic: Mitas Sport Force Plus
Replies: 0
Views: 1602

Mitas Sport Force Plus

Im currently running Michelin SuperSport 2CT' on my 990SM and I need to start thinking about replacing the tire. They are pretty expensive, but they also offer great grip. Im a dealer locally for MITAS and I've run their dual purpose tires extensively on my dirt bikes and 950 Super Enduro / Adventur...
by stev0
Mon May 25, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 16T front on 990SM
Replies: 15
Views: 3451

Re: 16T front on 990SM

The bike is fast enough (225-230kph) but im definitely looking for more power in 4th gear. Now if I can get her to pull in 3rd as she does in 2nd :o :o :o
by stev0
Mon May 25, 2015 8:44 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 16T front on 990SM
Replies: 15
Views: 3451

Re: 16T front on 990SM

Thanks man. Will change too :D
by stev0
Fri May 22, 2015 3:37 pm
Forum: Pictures & Video
Topic: Pics of your other ride
Replies: 57
Views: 15414

Re: Pics of your other ride

That frankenstein is awesome!
by stev0
Fri May 22, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: progressive springs on the adventure
Replies: 2
Views: 1411

Re: progressive springs on the adventure

I've got no real experience on feedback on fitting them, but my ADV's all had Hyperpro progressives in them and they made the world of a difference.

As far as I know, the 950SE springs dont work in the stock ADV. (might in the S or R)
by stev0
Fri May 22, 2015 3:28 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 16T front on 990SM
Replies: 15
Views: 3451

16T front on 990SM

Anybody running a 16T front on their 990SM /SMR's?

Thinking it could just make the bike even more fun :lol: