Turbo Buell XB GoPro tank mount
For more information, check out my build website at
A short ride around the block with the GoPro mounted with their suction cup
mount. This mount does a much better job than the handlebar mount but the
camera still vibrates a good bit.
The Boost controller is set to
~15psi in every gear.
The bike is running a bit rich at that Boost level which causes the couple of
stutters during hard acceleration at 2:35 and 6:10.
The slipping clutch is evident in the 4th and 5th gear pull at 6:12.
The GoPro picks up an occasional rattle noise when the intake plumbing
slightly vibrates against the tank cover (what the GoPro suction cup is
At 8:58 a guy in a white SUV asks what kind of bike it is and at 10:08 and
12:48 I talk to a guy riding a Triumph. He asks if it's a 500, haha!
At 10:40 a woman tries to cut me off.....Grrr!
Buell XB12r breather mod quick vid
I thought I'd throw my own breather mod video up. This was my first time
doing the mod, so I wasn't sure what to expect but here you go.
3/8" id transmission hose about 5 feet
4-6 hose clamps
PVC breather filter
2003 Buell Lightning XB9S For Sale
2003 Buell Lightning XB9S For Sale. Stock # 4502551.
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Grabbed Front Brake in Turn - Buell Lowside Motorcycle Crash
Buell crashes on a section of Mulholland known as "the Snake" The rider
had knee and ankle road rash. With assistance was able to ride the bike
home. The Sheriff who arrived almost immediately witnessed the accident.
Here is another video of the same crash from a different angle -
Stars & Stripes Motorcycle Crash Feb 23, 2013
A Regular rider up here loses the front on the downhill. Rider was
uninjured and bike was scratched up but otherwise ride-able. Bike (from
comments) Buell 1125R
Camera Panasonic ag-ac90, File uploaded 1080p 60fps MP4
2008 Buell XB12R Firebolt to Lightning
With only a Salvage Title at hand, I've managed to rebuild a wrecked 2008
Buell XB12 Firebolt into the Lightning model of my dreams and getting it
passed the Transportation Safety Board's inspection. With many thanks to
TwinMotorcycles, Buellforum.nl, BuellXB.com and many others for their
respective support. A deep bow to BuellXB's forum member Typeone for giving
me the inspiration. Thanks bro.
(You can read the whole story on www.wildewereld.nl)
To get the plain modification done, these parts were replaced:
wiring harness XB12S 2008
EU headlight assy.
rear subframe modules complete, powdercoated
rear light module (tail)
rear brake fluid reservoir + line
EU blinkers + wiring
footrest front left complete
front fork assy. complete
front brake line, gas and clutch cable
shift pedal assy. complete
new lock set, complete
plastics bodywork black, complete
site stand switch
hazard signaling system
Rizoma handle bar
Lots of nuts-n-bolts-n-washers
E4 approved muffler
After the actual gender change, many parts were replaced for these ones:
Frank Parts N-type gilled flyscreen
Frank Parts upper belt guard
Frank Parts right air scoop
LSL handle bar risers 1 inch
Rizoma handle bar 22mm alu
Rizoma lower belt guard
Rizoma Speed Line grips
Rizoma LED tail section
Rizoma licence plate holder
Avon S-10 size 2 gas mask
V-Trec flip-up handles
SATO axle sliders
Free Spirits belt tensioner
Free Spirits pully cover
LSL Foot pegs
Oberon mini LED indicators
Black oil pump cover
XB 'Atomwar' dashboard plate
TM carbon airbox dick-scratch protection
Pro Series Exhaust, coated in cobra
K&N air filter + airbox mod
TM ECM remap
Tribo_Seat duo seat cover
Brembo hidden rear caliper
Braking wave rear rotor
Mototronics hazard light system
Front modules powdercoated in drk flaky grey
Clutch cable holder powdercoated in flaky grey
Breather reroute K&N without catch can
Polished rear pulley rim
Front brake rotor upgrade
Holleeder black wheel finish
It was a hell of a job but she rides like a devil, thanks to the
™ ECM flash (remap).
The slideshow might appear to be stucked with goofs but the timeline is
correct. For road legal reasons some parts have been replaced to reappear