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  1. stephlal

    3D printing parts!

    I discovered 3D printing over the winter and wanted to share with the community. Had a buddy print the following; One fixed the throttle slop on my 690, the other fixed a broken buckle on my leatt knee guards...
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    A new home for the Forums!

    FYI - Forum subscriptions were reset with the migration. If you want to receive notifications of new posts / threads going forward, click the Watch button for Forums you'd like to follow. e.g.: click on Rides Board, click the Watch button in the top right corner, select your notification...
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    Lowering KTM

    -Seat foam shave will get you 1" -Lighten the pre-load on the rear spring and move up the forks in the clamps will get you another 1" - geometry might be slightly affected, sag it -Rear shock spacer - really cheap, but you have to take the shock apart to get it in there - if you are handy in the...
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    Black Friday Deals

    GPBikes has all Motul Oil 20% off - some options don't show up on the website anymore due to stock backorder. You can still place an order by calling in. Dualsportplus has the Enduristan bag line at 15% off
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    KTM parts & Shop tools

    Yost Vises FSV-4 4-Inch Heavy-Duty Forged Steel Bench, 360 ... 1522164318 Air Hose Reel & Air Hose ... 1522162997 SOLD KTM Powerparts Composite Skid Plate KTM Powerparts Carbon Pipe Guard IMS 3.5 Gal Fuel Tank...
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    West Calabogie, Sunday August 30th

    Intermediate+ ride 2 track gnarly day Staging from here: Plan for 130km's of gas 9:30 ready to ride
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    Calabogie North, Wednesday August 19th

    Advanced intermediate riders Pit, 1pm ready 2 ride
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    Calabogie South, Saturday August 15th ... 631e46da51
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    690/701 transmission

    I started 2020 with the intention of getting geared for DS / light adv fun this year, but Covid happened. I was finally able to get my M1 last month and scheduled to get my M2 in 3 weeks. I've tried light adventure bikes, and they are not for me, nor is the 500 for reasons I don't want to get...
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    Backpack diet - Christmas list!

    My backpack comes in at 16 lbs with 2.5L of water, tools, snacks and emergency stuff for the trail. On long rides I couldn't take it anymore, so the search began to purge weight. I managed to cut out 4 pounds, 2.5 came from tools. I discovered the Leatherman Crunch, replacing several tools in...
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    PSA - OPP Frontenac 06/12

    FYI - OPP was out in Frontenac (Calabogie) yesterday checking licenses plates, helmet straps, and Frontenac trail passes.
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    Calabogie North Cleaning, Saturday May 30th

    Going up with the chainsaw North Side pit 10am ready to ride Room for 3 Intermediate+ riders Reply if joining *I will not go out with more than 5 people total. Don't show up if you haven't replied to this thread **Weather permitting, if it rains, this will be cancelled. Riding wet North with...
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    Carbon cleaning?

    Completed my first top-end and discovered to joys of cleaning carbon. I'm looking for a full proof way that doesn't involve so much elbow grease, my PV was nasty.... How do you tackle the job?
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    2 stroke top end

    I'm racking up hours quicker than anticipated this season on my first 2 stroke top end and will most likely need a top end before the season ends. Since it won't be a winter project, I don't want the bike parked waiting on parts. I've read a ton and need help with one item, bore measurement...
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    PSA - Hard to get compounds

    I needed loctite 620 to fix a bushing issue on my bike. I lost count of how many stores I called in the region, finally scored with Ottawa Fastener Supply. They have the entire loctite line, they also have a new location in the east end. If they have a product at one location and not the other...
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    Calabogie North Sunday, July 14th

    Riding with the chainsaw to purge the North and clean trails 0830 meet up @ pit 0900 ready to ride I have a hard stop at 2pm, leaving the pit 9am sharp Reply if joining
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    Calabogie South Sunday, June 16th

    Intermediate riders 0900 meet up @ HGC 0930 ready to ride Riding with the chainsaw to continue cleaning - bring saws! Clearing: -DMZ large one between Blackbear and Helter -SOT -River Run -Kelford loop, rehabilitating an old trail that goes around Quinn's...
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    Calabogie South Wednesday, June 12 - Night

    Evening / night ride for intermediate riders Bike and/or helmet light mandatory 1630 meet up @ HGC 1700 ready to ride 2200 return at the latest Reply if joining
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    Calabogie South Saturday, June 8

    Intermediate+ riders with 120kms gas range 0900 meet up @ HGC 0930 ready to ride Reply if joining If the weather changes, start time will be adjusted, keep an eye on the thread
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    Calabogie clean up status

    South side, what's left: Faron's + Faron's North Screw U south Fanny Goat River Run M&M trails Note: DMZ bridge fixed and passable Black Bear has a lot of 1" to 2" face smackers