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Forum: Equipment 11-04-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I was gonna say, that's insane and way too much...

I was gonna say, that's insane and way too much overkill. Aluminum skid plates I have on my FJ cruiser that easily take a beating are 1/4" thick.
Forum: Vendors 10-09-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,096
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I'd be in for a lowered version as well. I have...

I'd be in for a lowered version as well. I have bar risers but still find myself a bit too hunched over.

I didn't realize how many tall riders there were until I was in Taos at the KTM Rally. My...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-01-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,385
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Aircraft remover (very naughty residue remover)...

Aircraft remover (very naughty residue remover) will take them off. I wouldn't use it on plastic and watch for over spray...if you're squimesh then Goo gone :1drink

The idea about taking photos of...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-26-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,347
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
For sure. I thought my 990 Baja seat wasn't too...

For sure. I thought my 990 Baja seat wasn't too bad at first until I did a few hundred miles. Saved some money and ordered a Renazco with pillion specifications included.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-25-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,347
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Get the R because you want the attributes...

Get the R because you want the attributes specific to the R, not because of a seat. The great majority of stock seats blow. You can always purchase a new seat.
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I used a Maxpedition 'man purse' type bag for a...

I used a Maxpedition 'man purse' type bag for a go-bag while deployed for a few years. Very tough gear, like any other tactical brand. No experience using their gear on a moto.
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,007
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I receive plenty of compliments on my bike on a...

I receive plenty of compliments on my bike on a frequent basis but never on riding gear....Klim gear doesn't exactly scream sex appeal. What were you wearing??
:freaky
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,467
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
hahaha that's awesome There is no profit in...

hahaha that's awesome

There is no profit in fixing the side stand mount, thereby increasing costs in R&D and manufacturing and potentially losing customers due to a higher price point when 95% do...
Forum: Ride reports 07-14-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,411
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I'm with you on the Grand Canyon experience....I...

I'm with you on the Grand Canyon experience....I briefly hit it up back in 2007 and was disgusted with the huge buses everywhere and tour helicopters flying around. Next time I go there I will be...
Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,411
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Still loving your RR, keep it up! I'm sure it's...

Still loving your RR, keep it up! I'm sure it's tedious to find wifi and devote a few hours to updating the rest of us. That hotel stay was well deserved! I know exactly how that feels lol
Forum: Vendors 07-11-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 1,470
Views: 251,660
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Right on, PM sent!

Right on, PM sent!
Forum: Equipment 07-11-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,513
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
No experience personally but I've been leaning...

No experience personally but I've been leaning towards Enduristan products. Great price point and simple functionality.

Enduristan homepage
http://www.enduristan.com/

Black Dog is a resaler...
Forum: Equipment 07-11-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,552
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Also from a hiking background. I approach moto...

Also from a hiking background. I approach moto camping with similar methodology. My Nemo Obi 3p (no longer made as of late) is 4lb and to me that's generous. Packable size is also of great...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,160
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Love it! We just got an English Bulldog and...

Love it!

We just got an English Bulldog and named him Old Chub....your goal in Colorado is to try the beer of our dogs name sake!
http://brew.oskarblues.com/ob-beers/year-round/old-chub/

My...
Forum: Equipment 07-10-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Well I'm all about what makes sense. Good to...

Well I'm all about what makes sense. Good to know!
:freaky
Forum: Vendors 07-10-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 1,470
Views: 251,660
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Mr. RocketMoto, I followed the original...

Mr. RocketMoto,

I followed the original directions and sent you an email using the forum to verify my member status but have not received acknowledgment. I'm going for the SMH10 dual pack and not...
Forum: Equipment 07-10-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I thought the mini tennis ball idea was a joke....

I thought the mini tennis ball idea was a joke. All I think of is the ADV equivalent of an old man walker.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-09-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,193
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I was actually wondering the same thing the other...

I was actually wondering the same thing the other day. It does seem to be an epidemic among BMW guys...I have no issues with the quality of TT gear, only the prices and there are plenty of...
Forum: Vendors 07-09-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 24,561
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Oh man....sent you an email Alex. Doing my...

Oh man....sent you an email Alex. Doing my suspension wasn't in the cards until I read this. 15% off and saving huge money on shipping - perfect.
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,411
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Dude I've been on that trail in my FJ Cruiser the...

Dude I've been on that trail in my FJ Cruiser the one with the rock garden and comes out overlooking I-70. I encountered some Saudi's in some Craigslist vehicles including an Isuzu Amigo using the...
Forum: Equipment 07-05-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,723
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I have the Sidi Crossfire 2 boots. First pair of...

I have the Sidi Crossfire 2 boots. First pair of motocross boots and I really didn't think it was that big of a deal to walk in them compared to all the bitching about moto boots I've seen on this...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-05-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,611
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I was a new rider as of last year and bought KTM...

I was a new rider as of last year and bought KTM 990. Other bikes I looked into were DR650 and KLR650. I'm 6'4" and have the height to handle a taller bike greatly reducing the common intimidation...
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,785
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Gotta love welt soles! Well done!

Gotta love welt soles! Well done!
Forum: Orange Crush 07-01-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 19,034
Views: 7,783,714
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Wow, very impressive! I'd fuckin eat it. I'm no...

Wow, very impressive! I'd fuckin eat it. I'm no where near that skill level.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-01-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,469
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
My '13 has 1200 or so miles on it and even sat...

My '13 has 1200 or so miles on it and even sat for a year. Shifts very smooth.

I read an article recently describing the 990A as having one of the smoothest shifting transmissions on adventure...
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 788
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Bike shorts or equivalent and tall socks.

Bike shorts or equivalent and tall socks.
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 232,473
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Bought the Badlands jacket last month finally. ...

Bought the Badlands jacket last month finally.

Jacket Size: XL
Me: 6'4", 212lbs

The jacket fits perfectly. I knew it would having tried it on last year....the Large is too short on the arms....
Forum: Orange Crush 06-29-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,457
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
You should post in the appropriate regional forum...

You should post in the appropriate regional forum perhaps as well. May not get a KTM guy but could help you out regardless.
:freaky
Forum: Battle scooters 06-22-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,657
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
I would go for the Honda PCX150. As far as...

I would go for the Honda PCX150. As far as getting thousands of miles under your belt before two-up, that's up to how you think you are doing. I did the MSF course last year, bought a KTM 990, rode...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-16-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 12,356
Views: 1,596,990
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Is this a bit high for an old bike, low miles or...

Is this a bit high for an old bike, low miles or not?

http://denver.craigslist.org/mcy/4472571382.html

1978 Yamaha SR500 - very low miles - $3200 (Erie, CO)


...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-16-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 12,356
Views: 1,596,990
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
http://denver.craigslist.org/mcy/4472399473.html ...

http://denver.craigslist.org/mcy/4472399473.html

2008 KTM 950 Super Enduro - $9800 (Salt Lake City)






http://images.craigslist.org/00g0g_k6724nTzzcv_600x450.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-13-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 12,356
Views: 1,596,990
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
What do you guys think of this? ...

What do you guys think of this?

http://denver.craigslist.org/mcy/4441584578.html
1976 Suzuki GT500
Two stroke twin - Fast - Loud - Titled
$1850 (aurora) ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 22,242
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Thanks for taking the time to put this together!...

Thanks for taking the time to put this together! I saved the link to this thread for reference.
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,839
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Thanks for the review! I was thinking of getting...

Thanks for the review! I was thinking of getting one and now I think I'll get a basic disc lock.

Vulfy - Any other details like where you had it locked, situation, was it chained as well? Just...
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,052
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
A happy ending! :freaky

A happy ending! :freaky
Forum: Orange Crush 04-17-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,825
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
1) I'd be heading back to the dealer 2) Some...

1) I'd be heading back to the dealer

2) Some of you guys are really smart. It's amazing to see the Support Team come together
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,052
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Did you use loctite? I don't see how they could...

Did you use loctite? I don't see how they could fall off if you had.

Contact the Kreiga USA rep on this forum. He posted in this thread.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-11-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,920
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Finally someone sums it up. I don't have kids and...

Finally someone sums it up. I don't have kids and if I wrote something akin to the above I'd get flamed for "not understanding". I'm a have my cake and eat it too kind of guy and I have never...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-09-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,312
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Frame protector: ...

Frame protector:
http://www.ktmtwins.com/ktm-950-990-plastic-frame-protector-kit
Forum: Orange Crush 04-07-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,312
Posted By JohnnyWaffles
Congratulations! And nice garage setup! Yes...

Congratulations! And nice garage setup!

Yes flea market is where it's at. It rewards patience. I got some essentials like a side stand relocator and skid plate on there for cheap. Just purchased a...
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