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by sidrat
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Work Over Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 277

Re: Work Over Christmas

ok, so 150 miles out on the Raptor on Saturday, scrubbed in a new rear tyre. This is what i found. I hate the new bars so are going back to the old ones. It also means i havn't really tested the change to the front as i could not get comfortable, my only positive note is that i didn't notice it so t...
by sidrat
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: Riders + Rides
Topic: New 650 Raptor rider in France
Replies: 6
Views: 146

Re: New 650 Raptor rider in France

Hello and welcome, i have had LOTS of monsters, the S4RS is stil lmy favourite all time bike, but the raptor is great fun!
by sidrat
Wed Feb 03, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Platform Boots
Replies: 5
Views: 483

Re: Platform Boots

Oh and finally, the picture over eggs the height change, the addtion to the sidestand is only 10mm thick with a seat height increase of 30mm
by sidrat
Wed Feb 03, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Platform Boots
Replies: 5
Views: 483

Re: Platform Boots

And thanks the heads up on the chain Nick
by sidrat
Wed Feb 03, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: A sad case?
Replies: 4
Views: 474

Re: A sad case?

Yes i sit on mine all the time and then find another thing that needs doing!
by sidrat
Wed Feb 03, 2021 9:44 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Platform Boots
Replies: 5
Views: 483

Re: Platform Boots

Carefull SheBee!

Not sure with the ride height, i will try it and see, if i dont like it then i will put the orginal triangles back on
by sidrat
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Platform Boots
Replies: 5
Views: 483

Platform Boots

what with the fork "fix" the change to the triangles and a Falco shock, i have had to put Platform boots on the Raptor
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by sidrat
Fri Jan 22, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Dead Raptor
Replies: 20
Views: 1820

Re: Dead Raptor

No the Griso went a two years ago. I was just pushing it too much onthe road so bought a Triumph 675 r which is almost the perfect bike. except everyone has got one and it is not a V twin. Popped in to a bike shop while i was shopping for a car for my Daughter and the Raptor said take me home. In th...
by sidrat
Fri Jan 22, 2021 10:38 am
Forum: Riders + Rides
Topic: A Canary Cafe Racer
Replies: 144
Views: 49593

Re: A Canary Cafe Racer

Looking good!
by sidrat
Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Raptor 650
Topic: Oil cooler replacement lines
Replies: 6
Views: 339

Re: Oil cooler replacement lines

Can you not replace them with braided lines?
by sidrat
Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Work Over Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 277

Work Over Christmas

I have attached the L brackets and grab rail for the Ventura luggage, i have a rack also. To keep the seat cover on i had to place a couple of small washers under the locking mechanism. ventura.JPG I took the forks apart and changed the oil to 5W along with putting a 10mm spacer at the top and botto...
by sidrat
Mon Dec 21, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: F1 Error
Replies: 10
Views: 585

Re: F1 Error

I don't know the answer but its worth a try
by sidrat
Mon Dec 07, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Aussie Cagiva Owners Get Together
Replies: 6
Views: 730

Re: Aussie Cagiva Owners Get Together

Hope you have a great time :dance:
by sidrat
Tue Dec 01, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What year tl 1000 engine
Replies: 3
Views: 374

Re: What year tl 1000 engine

Hello Motoguzzigriso1200, do you still have one?

I had one for 5 years, did 30k miles on it great piece of kit after i sorted out the suspension (sounds familier!)
by sidrat
Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: First Ride for me
Replies: 18
Views: 2618

Re: First Ride for me

Thanks guys, i have read as much as i can including the fact i need some 3mm and 5mm spacers to centralise it, they are on their way :revrev: