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Offline Petstep

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Re: What did you do to your Tiger today?
« Reply #3370 on: February 12, 2019, 03:37:47 AM »
Finally got round to fitting the Oxford Hotgrips I bought months ago. Not too bad,  but adapting the plate holding the controller was a bit of a mission. Turned out the "plug" to the heated grips connector by the rad was actually a male connector. Just needed a couple of female pins and job done.

Also fitted a Fenda Extenda. Hopefully will keep a bit of crud off the engine and pipes.

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Re: What did you do to your Tiger today?
« Reply #3371 on: February 12, 2019, 09:07:42 AM »
Hard wired the camera I took off the XRx onto the XRt.  :152: :031:
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Offline bucksfizz

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Re: What did you do to your Tiger today?
« Reply #3372 on: February 12, 2019, 10:14:50 AM »
*Originally Posted by Petstep [+]
Finally got round to fitting the Oxford Hotgrips I bought months ago. Not too bad,  but adapting the plate holding the controller was a bit of a mission.

I had the same problem on my KTM, and gave up with the crappy Oxford plate.
I used an old pedal cycle rear reflector mount with a couple of larger self-tappers:



It also enabled me to locate the controller nearer to where it was useful:


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Re: What did you do to your Tiger today?
« Reply #3373 on: February 12, 2019, 10:21:12 AM »
That's very neat - I think I'll copy you! Much nicer than the heath-robinson affair with the Oxford plate! Thanks

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Re: What did you do to your Tiger today?
« Reply #3374 on: February 14, 2019, 09:12:57 AM »
Had a set of Metzeler Road Tec 01's fitted.  :152:

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Re: What did you do to your Tiger today?
« Reply #3375 on: February 14, 2019, 01:37:05 PM »
Having the 24k service done by Muddy Sump today. At the mo, my girl is largely in bits on the garage floor.
You're never too old to have a happy childhood :-)

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Re: What did you do to your Tiger today?
« Reply #3376 on: February 14, 2019, 05:52:06 PM »
Got the xcx out of hibernation today it was 15 degrees here in yorkshire a cracking day for a ride in the sun got a feeling it wont last so ill make the best of it while i can

 


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