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by Wintermute
Wed Sep 24, 2014 7:32 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Gearbox
Replies: 6
Views: 488

Re: Gearbox

Hi its my understanding that the motor is a TL with some clutch and other internals from the TLR, cagiva have their own inlet stubs, as the throttle bodies are in a different angle and position than the suzuki parts, they use a different black box...remapped for midrange,hence the different final ge...
by Wintermute
Tue Sep 23, 2014 7:16 am
Forum: Ride-Outs & Events
Topic: Annual Raptor meet UK Lincolnshire 17th to 19th of July
Replies: 51
Views: 3602

Re: Annual Raptor meet UK

sounds good too me, dates booked with her indoors...
plenty of time to organize a run down and collect members on the way? non motorway route preferred...lol
by Wintermute
Sat Sep 20, 2014 10:28 am
Forum: V-Raptor and Xtra
Topic: New to the Raptor
Replies: 16
Views: 1192

Re: New to the Raptor

i fitted ducati front end too mine, only needed a new headstem turned out, the indicator pods n some nose fairing removed, the lockstops need modified, wrists into the tank otherwise, i had to remake the clock mount, needed to go higher, the mastercylinder fouled it. the disc's needed changed, the d...
by Wintermute
Sat Sep 20, 2014 10:18 am
Forum: Technical expert hints
Topic: Clutch conversion revisited!
Replies: 10
Views: 3108

Re: Clutch conversion revisited!

Great to see people tinkering....keep it up
by Wintermute
Thu Aug 13, 2009 7:41 pm
Forum: Riders + Rides
Topic: The Mistress
Replies: 2
Views: 962

The Mistress

Here's mah baby....
Ducati forks, yokes, mh front wheel, aprilia disc's, clip-ons, sv twist grip 1/4 turn, modded steering locks and loads junked.
by Wintermute
Fri Jul 10, 2009 1:18 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: I really really hate the rear brake
Replies: 6
Views: 967

Re: I really really hate the rear brake

I agree, hate the back brake, got mine working with a syringe, pushed new fluid thru from the nipple up the system, now works but still crap..
My solution to the problem is just don't use the fekking thing.
by Wintermute
Fri May 15, 2009 12:50 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Simmer Dim
Replies: 1
Views: 281

Simmer Dim

Was wondering if anyone was going to shetland next month, gonna brave it again this year as the weather was interesting last year. Did see another rap there , wondering if it was anyone here?
by Wintermute
Fri May 15, 2009 12:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: NEW TYRES
Replies: 17
Views: 1054

Re: NEW TYRES

I found the Continental Sport Attacks to be very good, they heated up well and kept the heat in them also lasted better than the Bridgestones, Am now running Maxxis softs and they are coping well, the price was good, but won't be getting more, saving for Conti Race attacks...
by Wintermute
Sun Feb 08, 2009 1:46 pm
Forum: General Technical
Topic: brake light won't go off
Replies: 4
Views: 408

i would give it a guid skooshing in wd40, sounds dirty to me
by Wintermute
Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:30 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: Tuning the engine without the power commander.......
Replies: 4
Views: 1159

mine runs like a crock o crap until 60.c , stalls aplenty, rough running.
dont go anywhere until the magic number, then ok.
by Wintermute
Wed Sep 12, 2007 4:23 pm
Forum: General Technical
Topic: FUEL CONSUMPTION?
Replies: 36
Views: 3650

Ask Shlockengronk, i was'nt hanging around, i think maybe not revving at lights n such like. :D
Left the shinanigan's to wull. :lol:
by Wintermute
Tue Sep 11, 2007 4:10 pm
Forum: General Technical
Topic: FUEL CONSUMPTION?
Replies: 36
Views: 3650

I could only get one TT lap done before light came on, light would be on before greeba castle on second lap...
Thats ragging the shit oot it through all the 50's n derestricted's.
Heres a thing, i got better mpg with Shlock on the back, still nailed everywhere...?
by Wintermute
Thu Sep 06, 2007 4:01 pm
Forum: General Technical
Topic: Billet anodised clutch cover+anodised billet clutch plate
Replies: 23
Views: 2107

got a m/cylinder off 916 (smaller than nissin one), throttle off szr660, (cables out the top).is that super corsa's your wearing, any good ? hows the mileage?lol
do you know if TL/TLR headers are tapered?
by Wintermute
Thu Sep 06, 2007 3:40 pm
Forum: General Technical
Topic: Fitting a TFI unit
Replies: 2
Views: 2002

hi john,
did u get yours dyno'd, after fitting?
if so what settings u running, set mine up according to instructions, but an idea on top end fuelling would be good.(red pot ithink).
how's the weather treating you over there? was the manx good.
by Wintermute
Thu Sep 06, 2007 3:35 pm
Forum: General Technical
Topic: Billet anodised clutch cover+anodised billet clutch plate
Replies: 23
Views: 2107

TLM thats a nice ride, want your forks, mmm. know wonder your not pushing the front under braking..lol got a bid on them forks on ebay, fingers crossed. see when u tried clipons how much got in the way? other than the tank. do ducatis run different wheel spindle dia.? told you i was gonna pick your ...