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Forum: Asia 11-24-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,229
Posted By petelaf16
Yamaha Motors Ulaanbaatar

All paperwork in terms of titling/licensing is being done by the Yamaha dealer. There would be no problem to buy a bike from them in April or May. Drop a line whenever you get here and I'll put you...
Forum: Asia 11-16-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,229
Posted By petelaf16
Talking New Bike for Mongolia

Finally!

Here is the bike I will use for my Mongolian adventure riding come Spring. It's a new 2013 Yamaha AG200E. I can't wait for the warm weather!
...
Forum: Asia 11-10-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 614
Posted By petelaf16
Thumb And the Winner Is...

After months of indecision and general back and forth wishy-washiness, I have found a new Yamaha AG200E that will be my first adventure bike. Interestingly, It will be the first ever Yamaha AG200E...
Forum: Thumpers 10-08-2013, 12:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By petelaf16
Wicked TWist of Fate

The Honda owner turned out to be a douche. So, the latest TWist is a 2012 TW200. I can't wait.


http://<img src="http://images.craigslist.org/00I0I_dmvt3HNj0y1_600x450.jpg"/>



In the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-30-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By petelaf16
Talking XT in the Hills of Ulaanbaatar

Had my first Mongolian adventure riding experience. I will pick up my own bike (FINALLY) this afternoon. It's a 1998 Honda SLR650. I'm planning to ride it 100 km into the Mongolian countryside this...
Forum: Thumpers 09-29-2013, 12:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By petelaf16
Hills of UB

How can I some pics of my first day out in Mongolia? No shots of our river crossing. XT is a nice lil bike but I need more pull.
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By petelaf16
Eh? Yep

thanks all....Aprilla, you damn right! i have a tendency to overthink shit...im gonna get that SLR ASAP, as long as i like the feel

hope im riding next time i post

Pete in Mongolia
Forum: Thumpers 09-12-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By petelaf16
Question One Last Bike to Check

ADVers:

Please offer any advice/experience regarding the Honda SLR650. I am about to have a KLR shipped from LA to Ulaanbaatar, BUT there is a nice looking (and much cheaper Honda SLR for sale...
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,885
Posted By petelaf16
Talking Just About Ready

Thanks again folks,

Looks like the 04 from the dealership is gonna do the doohickey mod, and I'll be shipping that KLR over to Ulaanbaatar. It should arrive sometime around December, which gives...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,885
Posted By petelaf16
Thank You

X Drag: After further reading and riding, I switched back to a KLR because I liked the feel better than the DR I rode here in UB. I am in no particular hurry to get the wrong bike, so I hope you...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2013, 04:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,885
Posted By petelaf16
Question Which KLR and Why PLEASE ADVISE

Hello again ADVers,

Here I am in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. There are 3 KLR 650s from which I must choose one to ship to me from LA, USA. Please help me. I don't know what is more important, age or...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2013, 06:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 521
Posted By petelaf16
Bluhduh Shipping Help Mongolia

After months of research and a few test rides here in Ulanbaatar, Mongolia, I decided a KLR650 would be the best bike for me after all. The problem is, they don't exist here. Any ideas about the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 101,391
Views: 19,678,301
Posted By petelaf16
Wicked Pumped

Goin to look at some DR650s in Ulaanbaatar this evening! I'll prolly over-pay, but it's either that or wait 30-45 days to ship one from LA, sight unseen, and pay about a G in shipping, taxes, and...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 437
Posted By petelaf16
Question DR 650 or XT600

Ok Thumpers,

Today I will look at some DR 650s and an XT600. Any suggestions as to which would be better? I live in Mongolia. I will ride 70/30 dirt/road. I am 300 lbs.

Thanks,

Pete
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 283
Posted By petelaf16
Question suggestions PLEASE

Hi Guys,

Here is a link to the bikes for sale.

http://unegui.mn/cat-286.html

I'll be shopping them next weekend! I am 5'8 300 lbs (I know, I know). Anyway, I will be riding mostly off-road,...
Forum: 2 smokers 08-25-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 17,799
Posted By petelaf16
Pissed TDR for sale

looks like theres one for sale in my new home....whats it worth? is it good off road?

http://unegui.mn/ads-286-1063368-ognoo1-a,1.html
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By petelaf16
Question Rear Shock

Yes, but a rear shock for which bike? I don't know what I'll end up with. Are some universal?
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By petelaf16
Eek Or...

There's a very nice 2008 WR450 for about $3K....
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By petelaf16
Question Drz 400?

What about the 2003 DRZ400 that is there? I think I'll need electric start.
Forum: Asia 08-21-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,389
Posted By petelaf16
Duty

I considered importing a dual sport MC from The States, and I was told the duty would be 15.5%
Forum: Asia 08-21-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 603
Posted By petelaf16
Question ATV for ADV?

Can ATVs be used for adventure riding, or are they limited for short trips to the hills? I see a tempting 660 Raptor for sale.
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By petelaf16
Question Help a Newbie Please

Hi there ADVers,

My head is spinning in confusion :huh

I have been looking for a bike to ship to Mongolia since I sold my Suzuki VL800 about a month ago. Now, for various reasons including...
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2013, 07:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By petelaf16
Fat Guy in Mongolia

Hello ADVers,

After an exhaustive search that annoyed many a dual sport seller in the DC Metro area, my fate seems to be to buy a moto in Mongolia. I will arrive on 8/28/13. My search did not end...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 756
Posted By petelaf16
Cool2 Shipping to Mongolia

Thanks everyone. I think the 06 is my bitch.

It is $600 to float a DR to Mongolia from the Metro DC area. It will take anywhere from 50-70 days to arrive :cry

There are some local bikes there,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 756
Posted By petelaf16
Thumb DR for MONGOLIA

I'm buying a DR650 to ship to my new home in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The two finalists once again:

1. 2007 1700 miles, light mods, lowered gel seat $3000

2. 2006 2300 miles, bone stock $2600
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 388
Posted By petelaf16
Question Finally! MY DR (almost)

Well, almost....THIS saturday I will pick up a 07 DR650 with less than 2700 mi OR an 06 with 2400 miles...far as I know, the only mod is the 07 was lowered and has a gel seat....07 is $3000 and the...
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