ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 227
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: YukonTracker
Forum: Ride reports 04-04-2013, 05:04 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 72,888
Posted By YukonTracker
Thanks. This is excellent! I've been to...

Thanks. This is excellent! I've been to Turkey(without bike) and both Turkey and Iran are on my to-bike-wish-list. Traffic may be a bit "kamikaze", but the people are in general warm.
Forum: Canada 04-04-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 860
Posted By YukonTracker
Yes, rental motorcycles are in general more...

Yes, rental motorcycles are in general more expensive than rental cars. You have to keep in mind though that motorcycles rentals usually only operate seasonally (certainly in Canada).

I am not...
Forum: Americas 03-27-2013, 10:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,062
Posted By YukonTracker
Sounds like a fun trip! As for what to bring:...

Sounds like a fun trip! As for what to bring: less=more. certainly 2-up with camping gear. You can always buy extra clothing along the way if needed. Heated gear allows for more comfort in a greater...
Forum: Americas 03-24-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,144
Posted By YukonTracker
Make sure that they know how to properly...

Make sure that they know how to properly transport a bike. I have witnessed a bike strapped to the truck wall with just a blanket over it to protect from damage. This was a large international moving...
Forum: Americas 03-24-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 927
Posted By YukonTracker
Rental companies sometimes offer CDW (collision...

Rental companies sometimes offer CDW (collision damage waiver). Technically not an insurance, but you pay a few coins a day more for the rental company to assume risk of damage/theft or both. Very...
Forum: EMEA 03-09-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By YukonTracker
You may try these guys...

You may try these guys http://www.kaapstadmat.com/. They are in Cape Town though.
Forum: Americas 03-08-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By YukonTracker
You have to cover allot of ground to get to your...

You have to cover allot of ground to get to your destination. I hope you have three weeks for your destination and two extra weeks to get there and home again, otherwise it looks like a tight...
Forum: Face plant 03-02-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,583
Posted By YukonTracker
Bike vs door: it looks like a tie to me!

Bike vs door: it looks like a tie to me!
Forum: Ride reports 02-28-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,764
Posted By YukonTracker
While living in NZ I was always startled by how...

While living in NZ I was always startled by how few bikes you encounter on those magnificent roads. South Island is just wonderful riding country. Excellent pics!
Forum: Ride reports 02-19-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 16,358
Posted By YukonTracker
:lurk Keep it coming. Really enjoying your report!

:lurk Keep it coming. Really enjoying your report!
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,858
Posted By YukonTracker
Great report and it looks like you had a blast....

Great report and it looks like you had a blast. Thank you. I never skip a meal at the Drunken Goat Taverna when in Dawson!
Forum: Old's Cool 02-18-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 2,185
Views: 608,305
Posted By YukonTracker
WTB stancheon cap 1984 GPz900R A1

To make my rebuild complete, I am looking for the left side stancheon cap (black plastic top cap). This only came on the A1 model and later changed to metal. Any leads greatly appreciated.
Forum: Americas 02-17-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,454
Posted By YukonTracker
Totally agree that about any "road" can be...

Totally agree that about any "road" can be conquered on any bike. But... yes up north, you can find yourself in cheek squeezing situations easily and common sense and riding skills and techniques can...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-17-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,831
Posted By YukonTracker
We listened and cater common sense vs bling...

We listened and cater common sense vs bling rentals.... but to so many people, so many colours... Its good to have choices.
Forum: Americas 02-14-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By YukonTracker
:rofl

:rofl
Forum: Old's Cool 02-13-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 53,326
Posted By YukonTracker
Posted in other "old s-cool" threads, but goes...

Posted in other "old s-cool" threads, but goes well in here. Alive and well after more than ten years in many boxes and dragged all over the globe. The first "modern" superbike:...
Forum: Face plant 02-10-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 43,411
Posted By YukonTracker
Glad your okay and hope you have some good...

Glad your okay and hope you have some good insurance - they seem to love applying the "Act of God" clause.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-07-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,738
Posted By YukonTracker
A bit thin on the narrative, but excellent...

A bit thin on the narrative, but excellent pictures.:D What bike where you on that trip?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-05-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,831
Posted By YukonTracker
Amen! Of course owning and riding your own bike...

Amen! Of course owning and riding your own bike is often preferable and makes financially more sense for most. But, there are times that renting is more convenient and sensible for a multitude of...
Forum: Vendors 02-05-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,295
Posted By YukonTracker
I was about to order parts from avc recently. I...

I was about to order parts from avc recently. I sent them an email to ask if they have an inmate discount. Got a very short answer back: no discount and the item is back ordered. No gripe with no...
Forum: Beasts 02-03-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 16,300
Posted By YukonTracker
The Italians had it figured out. It really worked...

The Italians had it figured out. It really worked for me. I do higher speeds no problem and hardly ever close my flip-up.
http://www.barracudamoto.it/media/catalog/category/MOTO_suzuki_v_strom.jpg
Forum: The Garage 02-03-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 911
Posted By YukonTracker
on a 16oz water spray bottle use 1-2 drops of...

on a 16oz water spray bottle use 1-2 drops of liquid dish soap. Have a squeegee (or credit card type of device). Cut vinyl to size. Clean surface with windex type cleaner. Spray water on surface and...
Forum: Americas 02-03-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By YukonTracker
Yes, you can reach the arctic circle via the...

Yes, you can reach the arctic circle via the Dempster by any motorcycle. Fuel up in Dawson and just strap on a small gas can.
Forum: Americas 01-30-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 860
Posted By YukonTracker
An International Drivers Permit is a recognized...

An International Drivers Permit is a recognized translation for drivers licenses. Since it is my understanding that Flydream is from Portugal he/she is more likely to be scrutinized a bit more by...
Forum: Ride reports 01-29-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,003
Posted By YukonTracker
Thanks for the report. Croatia has excellent...

Thanks for the report. Croatia has excellent riding grounds. I was particularly taken with the Kvarner Isles.
Forum: Americas 01-29-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 860
Posted By YukonTracker
As long as you have an International Driving...

As long as you have an International Driving Permit, proof of insurance (english/french) and a explanation to the question what the hell it is your looking for in Canada:rofl You'll be fine.
Forum: Racing 01-29-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 82,765
Posted By YukonTracker
The first "modern" superbike: GPz900R First pic...

The first "modern" superbike: GPz900R
First pic Geoff Johnson who won the TT in '84. First three spots went to the GPz900R racers (although Barry Woodlands 2nd place Kawasaki was disqualified)...
Forum: Americas 01-28-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By YukonTracker
Shamelessly....http://www.motodrifters.com

Shamelessly....http://www.motodrifters.com
Forum: Canada 01-26-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,469
Posted By YukonTracker
Buying a bike in Canada may be a good idea for an...

Buying a bike in Canada may be a good idea for an extended trip. You gotta look into wether you can register and insure a vehicle being a non-resident before everything. All provinces and territories...
Forum: Ride reports 01-25-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 44,520
Posted By YukonTracker
Amazing guy. Back when I just was in awe to see...

Amazing guy. Back when I just was in awe to see him travel places with his Fireblade few dare to tread with outlandish farkled "adv" machines. He sure is on the other end of a fair-weather-rider.
Forum: Vendors 01-24-2013, 12:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 734
Posted By YukonTracker
Hmmm.. I always kinda fantasized about becoming a...

Hmmm.. I always kinda fantasized about becoming a moto journalist. Since writing ability is not a prerequisite, I might just put in for this.:D
Forum: Australia 01-23-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 173,207
Posted By YukonTracker
1984 GPz900R serial#00000064. Don't know if this...

1984 GPz900R serial#00000064. Don't know if this would qualify: Imported into Canada from Europe, dismantled and boxed-up for about 10 years, imported into NZ, assembled in Dunedin, returned to...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-23-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 8,249
Views: 3,279,643
Posted By YukonTracker
1984 GPz900R. Had been in many boxes for about 10...

1984 GPz900R. Had been in many boxes for about 10 years after I took it apart. Was about time I put it back together. Only thing left is a carb tune....
Forum: Vendors 11-18-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,214
Posted By YukonTracker
I have been a bit busy floundering the globe. I...

I have been a bit busy floundering the globe. I do not make the decals anymore. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Forum: Beasts 07-28-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,415
Posted By YukonTracker
Me too. Dropped the bike....... same problem........

Me too. Dropped the bike....... same problem..... easy fix once you know what to look for.
Forum: Alaska 07-16-2011, 02:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,527
Posted By YukonTracker
If it leaks, than it is likely that this is due...

If it leaks, than it is likely that this is due to dirt. Try fine sanding paper. Wrap paper around fork and gently clean area between fork and seal. do NOT overdo. Once should be do'r.
Forum: Canada 07-03-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,831
Posted By YukonTracker
On a positive note, Dawson is the best place to...

On a positive note, Dawson is the best place to get stuck in the north! Not much in the way of services you really need at the moment I'm afraid. Yukon Honda in Whitehorse would service BMW (at a...
Forum: Vendors 02-03-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,875
Posted By YukonTracker
Order stop

For the time being, these products can no longer be ordered as of today. Thanks to all who ordered my decals in the past. This small scale operation was fun to do and more like a hobby. I may pick...
Forum: Equipment 11-14-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,640
Posted By YukonTracker
http://i461.photobucket.com/albums/qq336/YukonTrac...

http://i461.photobucket.com/albums/qq336/YukonTracker/DSC01485-1.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 11-05-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,462
Posted By YukonTracker
Hey Pete!!! Glad to see ya here. It was a...

Hey Pete!!!

Glad to see ya here. It was a pleasure meeting you on the TOW and to have had to eat dust with you.

I am sorry didn't know of your mishap in Whitehorse. You would have had a dry and...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 227

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014