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by Loomster
Thu Sep 07, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Your adventures..
Topic: Alps 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1027

Re: Alps 2017

Wow!....Great pics, I know that area really well, I did autumn/winter season in the Hotel Poste in Trafoi back in 85/86. I had access to an old Guzzi T3 Cali which I used to take up to Bormio on any given Sunday
Great memories. :D
by Loomster
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Lucky me..
Replies: 6
Views: 477

Re: Lucky me..

I've ridden a couple of times in Queensland Dave, I remember exactly how keen the Kojaks with Kodaks were on raising revenues for their summer holidays. :lol:
by Loomster
Mon Sep 04, 2017 4:47 am
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Lucky me..
Replies: 6
Views: 477

Lucky me..

Coming back from a proper throttle wringing last Thursday afternoon, I was literally 50metres from my house on the last bend and the front tyre sprung a leak. :shock: After a quick twitch in the trouser department, managed to ease her home and now waiting for a new set of Pilot 4s. BTW, the oem Pire...
by Loomster
Sun Sep 03, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Euro trip
Replies: 8
Views: 906

Re: Euro trip

Nice pics J, what's your thoughts on the screen?
by Loomster
Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: Ferries booked!
Replies: 5
Views: 671

Re: Ferries booked!

Job done.
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Got to go again...the N260 is heaven on the GT.
by Loomster
Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: First night-ride
Replies: 6
Views: 999

Re: First night-ride

Yep. Weird huh?
by Loomster
Sun Apr 16, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: KTM 1290 Super Duke GT 2018 ???
Replies: 47
Views: 10562

Re: KTM 1290 Super Duke GT 2018 ???

Shit!!....what an asshole! At least you're not beat up too bad.
There's something really disconcerting about looking at the same bike as your own, all bust up.
Hope you get sorted soon.
by Loomster
Sat Apr 01, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: First night-ride
Replies: 6
Views: 999

First night-ride

...on my GT last night. Was taking it nice and easy up to a roundabout, went round and the cornering lights came on. I had totally forgotten about them, so I went round the next one a bit faster to see if I could get all three to light-up ....I wasn't sure if they had so I went right around the roun...
by Loomster
Sat Mar 25, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Who's done front sprox mod !
Replies: 75
Views: 5673

Re: Who's done front sprox mod !

That's about 58mpg in old money. Very good indeed, I'm getting about 32 as my right wrist seems to be made of rubber. :twisted:
by Loomster
Sat Mar 25, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Who's done front sprox mod !
Replies: 75
Views: 5673

Re: Who's done front sprox mod !

That's about 58mpg in old money. Very good indeed, I'm getting about 32 as my right wrist seems to be made of rubber. :twisted:
by Loomster
Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: DYNO RUN and Good Results
Replies: 46
Views: 4650

Re: DYNO RUN and Good Results

Excellent MJ, I'm up there in 3 weeks, just got back from post 1st service 70 mile ride, love this bike. Sport mode 3rd & 4th gears are an absolute hoot. :lol:
by Loomster
Sun Mar 19, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: Now on my 5th KTM
Replies: 8
Views: 836

Re: Now on my 5th KTM

I got mine from Matt @ Crescent too and in this Friday for 1st service, looking forward to giving it the full herbs afterwards. They are doing the Evotech on Friday too, I might ask them to try hoiking that baffle out of the Akra somehow...it is a bitch to get at in the first place...I'm not getting...
by Loomster
Sun Mar 19, 2017 5:58 am
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: 1st KTM
Replies: 11
Views: 1346

Re: 1st KTM

I think we must be riding the same days J, I reached the 620 mark on Saturday am and booked in for 1st service next Fri.
by Loomster
Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: DYNO RUN and Good Results
Replies: 46
Views: 4650

Re: DYNO RUN and Good Results

...and booked in for Apr 20th. Seem like very knowledgeable guys, well done Mr C for the recommendation. :D
by Loomster
Fri Mar 17, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: SDGT rear brake master cylinder cap vibrates loose
Replies: 5
Views: 965

Re: SDGT rear brake master cylinder cap vibrates loose

A bit of ptfe tape around the thread should do it, just to give it that extra bite and also a little bit less vibey.
by Loomster
Fri Mar 17, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: DYNO RUN and Good Results
Replies: 46
Views: 4650

Re: DYNO RUN and Good Results

Just emailed them myself. Good excuse for a potter up the M40.
by Loomster
Fri Mar 17, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Is this 'Breaking News' or Old News?
Replies: 8
Views: 995

Re: Is this 'Breaking News' or Old News?

Gee and there was me thinking it was the poms that whinged about the weather! ;)
by Loomster
Thu Mar 16, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Ergo seats
Replies: 24
Views: 2381

Re: Ergo seats

I'm 32" inside leg and I'm almost flat footing with the Ergo seat, if I'm wearing my touring boots which have a slightly thicker sole I'm fully flat. Hope that helps. ;)
by Loomster
Thu Mar 16, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Ergo seats
Replies: 24
Views: 2381

Re: Ergo seats

Yep, me too.
Very nice.
by Loomster
Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:03 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Is this 'Breaking News' or Old News?
Replies: 8
Views: 995

Re: Is this 'Breaking News' or Old News?

I was originally due to pick my bike up on 1st March but had to wait a day or so because KTM were not releasing any Superdukes until the fuel Ines had been sorted.