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Author Topic: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!  (Read 40422 times)

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Offline BoltiansMC

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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #30 on: June 24, 2013, 12:02:25 pm »
Nice, thanks Ace.  Checking the spark plugs seems easy enough, but cutting the cable to ground it to jump the stock ECU seems like something I might not be willing to do....
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #31 on: June 25, 2013, 11:08:32 am »
Here is the latest DIY video from Low and Mean.  The DIY this week is sanding, priming, and painting the speedo bezel to black it out.  They also show the radical scoop they are building up for mass production. 


The final part of the video is where they show the DYNO numbers... 


<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VmdXCD45AiA" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VmdXCD45AiA</a>
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #32 on: June 25, 2013, 11:42:38 am »
I like that video. I was thinking of scuffing the parts and applying a vinyl carbon fiber to them. I think with the black bolt and carbon fiber accents will make it look sweet.
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #33 on: June 25, 2013, 01:20:54 pm »
I like that video. I was thinking of scuffing the parts and applying a vinyl carbon fiber to them. I think with the black bolt and carbon fiber accents will make it look sweet.

Carbon fiber would look sweet on your bike for sure. I like that textured look.

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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #34 on: June 25, 2013, 01:57:53 pm »
Here are the DYNO charts you can find on the Low and Mean video below...





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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #35 on: June 25, 2013, 06:12:56 pm »
So I got couple of questions. Does the fuel controller comes already set up like all programmed and ready to install ?and Is it hard to install it?
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #36 on: June 25, 2013, 06:38:20 pm »
Ok, so as far as the Low and Mean Megaphone goes. Can you use just the megaphone for 75 bucks and that's it? Or do you have to buy other stuff to go with it?

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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #37 on: June 25, 2013, 07:58:46 pm »
Ok, so as far as the Low and Mean Megaphone goes. Can you use just the megaphone for 75 bucks and that's it? Or do you have to buy other stuff to go with it?

That's it. It is recommended to get a fuel commander, but isn't necessary. You can get that megaphone for $75, bolt it on and go for it!
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #38 on: June 26, 2013, 06:07:41 pm »
Just got off the phone with Kimberly at Low and Mean... I secured the last megaphone that arrives at their Lake Havasu AZ shop tomorrow, and hopefully should ship by tomorrow or Friday at the latest.  She said they get another shipment in next week, so if you are interested in securing that Low and Mean megaphone exhaust then I would give them a call and purchase them to hold one. 


UPDATE - - - Chris ended up telling me that the baffle probably is not the best option and he suggested I get the megaphone first and hold off until they have the exhaust tips ready for release. So that is what I am doing this weekend... Installing the megaphone, no baffles... Stay tuned!!!


Here is their phone number, 855-880-6660.


I will update the thread when they ship and when I receive it to give estimates on shipping speed.  Hopefully I receive the piece on Saturday so I can install it on Tara for my Sunday ride.  Fingers crossed!!!  ;D


« Last Edit: June 26, 2013, 10:25:17 pm by BoltiansMC »
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #39 on: June 26, 2013, 06:08:48 pm »
So I got couple of questions. Does the fuel controller comes already set up like all programmed and ready to install ?and Is it hard to install it?

check out this video from the manufacturer, Dobeck, it looks pretty straightforward...  Plus Chris at Low and Mean is approachable and you can call them with questions if you stumble during the installation.

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fNxjaxq13hI" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fNxjaxq13hI</a>
« Last Edit: June 26, 2013, 06:10:27 pm by BoltiansMC »
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"Tara" - Dr. Tara Knowles, Jax Teller's Old Lady, is smart, sexy, and she will "rip yer tits off" if you get in her way (Gemma).

Only 38 days left until S6!


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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #40 on: June 27, 2013, 02:12:28 pm »
« Last Edit: June 27, 2013, 02:14:07 pm by BoltiansMC »
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Only 38 days left until S6!


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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #41 on: June 27, 2013, 02:17:20 pm »
I think this addition makes it look a little cleaner IMO.

« Last Edit: June 27, 2013, 02:21:38 pm by Fearthehog »
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #42 on: June 27, 2013, 02:25:44 pm »
I think this addition makes it look a little cleaner IMO.

Agreed, very nice.
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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #43 on: June 27, 2013, 05:55:37 pm »
Chris said those exhaust tips are the way to go... He actually recommended I not purchase the baffle and hold off until they are done testing the tips and release them.  They will be more cost effective and beneficial in terms of power delivery.
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"Tara" - Dr. Tara Knowles, Jax Teller's Old Lady, is smart, sexy, and she will "rip yer tits off" if you get in her way (Gemma).

Only 38 days left until S6!


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Re: Low and Mean Custom Bolt Build!!
« Reply #44 on: June 27, 2013, 09:43:07 pm »
Low and Mean shipped the megaphone today... I picked regular ground because it was cheapest and it is being sent from Lake Havasu AZ to San Diego CA, it shipped today and is expected as per tracking info on Saturday 29Jun13.  I should have it installed with pics and video by Sunday gents!!!
RNMike

"Tara" - Dr. Tara Knowles, Jax Teller's Old Lady, is smart, sexy, and she will "rip yer tits off" if you get in her way (Gemma).

Only 38 days left until S6!