Butchered for a rebirth

The 690 looking pretty miserable, stripped in the corner. IMHO the saddest part is the Heidenau DS tyre. Fortunately there is still one rebuild left, even if it leads to the original state of the bike. Then the story of this bike continues in a new home, where it will hopefully bear its new owner […]

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A lighter shade of orange

After three seasons and 40.000 km of faithful service the KTM 690 Enduro K13 is still running strong without any mechanical or electrical issues. A fantastic machine! However, I firmly believe a lighter bike will be a much quicker route to all kinds of sticky situations and paths less traveled. So a KTM 500EXC K16 […]

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Rack improvement

The Rally Raid Soft Luggage Racks have been on my bike for 30 000 km. I find it to be the best rack there is for the stuff I do. However, like every other piece of equipment in adventure riding, it’s not perfect. In fact, the bottom eyelets cracked on both sides of the rack […]

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