KTM 500EXC Ultra Light Adventure Motorcycle Build – Phase One

Oct 20, 2019 | Motorcycle Builds, Motorcycles, Videos

KTM 500EXC Ultra Light Adventure Bike Build - Phase 1

Cost: ~$1000
Difficulty: 2/5
Tools Needed:
  • Various metric sockets and metric Allen bits 
  • Torque wrench
  • Bike stand

Phase one of this Ultra Light adventure bike build is focused on fixing some of the issues that the 2017 KTM 500EXC has from the factory including suspension, tires, gearing, and protection.

Suspension by EnduroSpec
Tires by GoldenTrye
Gearing/Drive Sprocket Retention by DirtTricks
Skidplate By Acerbis
Seat by Seat Concepts

Phase two will focus on on adding actually “Adventurizing” the bike with a Nomadlighting/tower solution, Mosko Reckless 40 rackless luggage, and an IMS 4.5 gallon tank.

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