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Forum: Trials 06-07-2011, 05:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By figurehead
Thumb Real nice pictures!! I know those rocks...

Real nice pictures!!

I know those rocks well...

Has there ever been an "event" at beavertown before?
Forum: Trials 10-11-2010, 08:57 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 72,103
Posted By figurehead
I'll have to be honest, that looks painful... ...

I'll have to be honest, that looks painful...
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And you own a 4RT, blasphemy.<o:p></o:p>
Forum: Orange Crush 04-14-2007, 08:08 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 12,622
Posted By figurehead
Here’s a picture of my tailbag showing the issue...

Here’s a picture of my tailbag showing the issue of the stock rack.
If you ride any off road the bag ends up slumping down in the rear and the pipes burn a hole in it. I noticed it after stopping...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-23-2007, 11:56 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 15,070
Posted By figurehead
I want to check in and say I rode LOTS of dirt,...

I want to check in and say I rode LOTS of dirt, although I started the trip choosing the street route with RPILOTTX and TAOSENO to Creel but lost them that evening.

The next day I started on the...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-07-2007, 02:55 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,523
Posted By figurehead
I got my letter today. <?xml:namespace prefix =...

I got my letter today.
<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p> </o:p>
And I just wish they would have included the new diaphragm, because I highly doubt my...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-06-2007, 06:46 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 15,070
Posted By figurehead
I’m still in.:clap (Stashing pesos as we...

I’m still in.:clap (Stashing pesos as we speak:evil)


At least for the Friday night in El Paso and the ride down to Creel…


But on Sunday, I think you guys will be heading south to...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-02-2007, 06:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,101
Posted By figurehead
Mine works. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns =...

Mine works.
<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p> </o:p>
Follow the prompts from state and when you type in Jones, hit “done” and Zumo gives me three...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-28-2007, 11:32 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 15,070
Posted By figurehead
Pesos...

As far as pesos are concerned, I think they can be had at most banks. Ask your bank, but check the exchange rate and the fees. I know Bank of ABQ will get you pesos for $5.00 if you don’t have an...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-21-2007, 06:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,262
Posted By figurehead
Running down the battery is exactly what I was...

Running down the battery is exactly what I was afraid of. And I did fall on the right side…
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Thanks for the...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-21-2007, 06:18 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 15,070
Posted By figurehead
Taoseno, I’d love company for the trip. I...

Taoseno,
I’d love company for the trip. I wasn’t planning on taking the Alamos loop but my bike has “adventure” written on the side, so I am up for anything.

The consulate needed my passport and...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-20-2007, 06:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,262
Posted By figurehead
Is the 950 always hard to start after a crash???

Today I ended up in some deep NM mud, actually thick wet red adobe. I had the fat girl going strong for a while but she slowed and slowed and then was spinning in like second or third but carried no...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-20-2007, 01:40 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 15,070
Posted By figurehead
In and out it probably took me 45 minutes but...

In and out it probably took me 45 minutes but when I left there was quite a line behind me. So time wise I think it’d be a crap shoot, depending if people came in before you or not. You might want,...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-20-2007, 01:00 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 15,070
Posted By figurehead
I took the advice and just got back from the Mex...

I took the advice and just got back from the Mex consulate in ABQ.

I’ve got my papers and am ready to ride!!!

I plan on riding down with you guys to Creel but then I’m leaning toward...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-18-2007, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 918
Posted By figurehead
I would recommend parting out the rest of your...

I would recommend parting out the rest of your bike. I’m sure you’ll get some decent cash from some of the good parts that are still left. :evil
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Forum: Orange Crush 02-17-2007, 10:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 718
Posted By figurehead
Right under the seat is a plug and socket...

Right under the seat is a plug and socket connector, and if you find yourself in an area with low octane, simply un-plug this connection and it changes the engine mapping to suit the lower octane....
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-12-2007, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 986
Posted By figurehead
I use a <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns =...

I use a <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:stockticker>USB</st1:stockticker> but for you:

Make sure the files are actually on the card – using...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-10-2007, 05:05 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 15,070
Posted By figurehead
I’ve been lurking on this thread for a while and...

I’ve been lurking on this thread for a while and didn’t want to commit but these last few warm days have got me thinking about riding again. I took the dirt pig out today and am attaching a zumo...
Forum: Racing 01-31-2007, 08:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,495
Posted By figurehead
Thanks everyone. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns...

Thanks everyone.
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I was just wondering since Blais said something in an interview like the bikes weighed 450...
Forum: Racing 01-30-2007, 06:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,495
Posted By figurehead
Dakar race bikes????

Can anyone send me in the right direction (website) to find a list of what bikes were raced in <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-27-2007, 08:37 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,706
Posted By figurehead
It is strange I see this thread the morning after...

It is strange I see this thread the morning after I changed both my tires. Breaking the bead of the original rear Scorp was IMPOSSIBLE.
I guess you could imagine what happens after tossing a...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-24-2007, 06:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,024
Posted By figurehead
Progressive quoted me $670/yr for full coverage...

Progressive quoted me $670/yr for full coverage on the <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:stockticker>ADV</st1:stockticker> while Geico came in at...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-14-2007, 04:26 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 67,977
Posted By figurehead
The oil jet IS internal and you have to take off...

The oil jet IS internal and you have to take off the slave cylinder to get to it (as well as removing the chain/case guard).
The part number given above is correct and it is shown on the “engine...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-09-2007, 06:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,517
Posted By figurehead
You actually want to change Nm to ft-lbs...

You actually want to change Nm to ft-lbs (torque).
<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p> </o:p>
1 lb = 4.448 N
1 ft = 0.3048m
<o:p> </o:p>
Therefore, ...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-27-2006, 10:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,570
Posted By figurehead
I was thinking if it is venturi effect; simply...

I was thinking if it is venturi effect; simply add about a 1” slice up the end of the hose to eliminate the low pressure point at the tip.
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Forum: Orange Crush 12-26-2006, 07:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,570
Posted By figurehead
So what is the reason for the 1” cut under the...

So what is the reason for the 1” cut under the air box? Is there a venturi effect at the tip creating a vacuum? :dunno
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Forum: Orange Crush 12-16-2006, 10:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,766
Posted By figurehead
I liked the novel, but what happened? ...

I liked the novel, but what happened?
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“and sideswipes an off <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns =...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-12-2006, 06:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,044
Posted By figurehead
<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns =...

<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p> </o:p>Go up to Gorman. It is a straight shot up the 5 and there are all types of riding and campsites have patios and...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-10-2006, 07:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,107
Posted By figurehead
The 950 <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns =...

The 950 <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:stockticker>ADV</st1:stockticker> is not as stable as the GS (I had an 1100GS) but it is fairly close. My...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-10-2006, 07:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,258
Posted By figurehead
Thanks mcmann, but I don’t want to drop $350 for...

Thanks mcmann, but I don’t want to drop $350 for a personal shim kit. I only own the one KTM twin.
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CP,...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-09-2006, 07:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,258
Posted By figurehead
Stock valve shim sizes

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<o:p></o:p>Does anyone know the stock thicknesses of the valve shims?
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I am assuming every...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-07-2006, 05:21 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,487
Posted By figurehead
Maybe I’m new to this forum but a guy has an...

Maybe I’m new to this forum but a guy has an extremely slow fall, blames his motorcycle/aftermarket item and then gets angry and wants to part out his bike ? :loco

That is some funny shit!
...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-06-2006, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,017
Posted By figurehead
We survived

Well, the black beast made it home safely. 520 miles in ten hours and the coldest I’d ever been in my life as the last couple of hundred miles were 18 degrees F. The bike ran great from the start at...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-04-2006, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,017
Posted By figurehead
Thumb Bringing my new girl home

So early tomorrow morning I am flying out to pick up my new black ’06 950 <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:stockticker>ADV</st1:stockticker> and...
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