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 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: SteveO
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 13,095
Posted By SteveO
Hey Mark, good to hear from ya. ...

Hey Mark, good to hear from ya.

yeah....about the video.....I've been slacking in a major way. I've been so slammed with trying to get the bike running I didn't even get my Go-Pro mounted up and...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 13,095
Posted By SteveO
Santa Fe Motorsports

By the way, a HUGE Thanks to the local Santa Fe Motorsports dealer that stepped up and sponsored the t-shirts. They also had a great representative come up to the event with a couple of bikes and...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 13,095
Posted By SteveO
Trail clearing....was needed

So, I showed up at the lodge around 10AM (slept in, I'm on vacation) and found 3 guys hanging around the map in the lodge, trying to figure out what to ride. Izz, Edward and Chad. Izz, is by far the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 13,095
Posted By SteveO
The crazy crew!

The crazy crew!
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
I think were was a significant frame upgrade on...

I think were was a significant frame upgrade on the 500EXC bikes. It may be worth it to go with the newer 500EXC for the frame alone. As well, I suppose it also depends on how good you are with a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-23-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 13,095
Posted By SteveO
Escape artist indeed..... He's really smart too....

Escape artist indeed..... He's really smart too. He even knows how to get into closed ice chests and really likes the taste of flour tortillas. A true New Mexican dog.
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,294
Posted By SteveO
Been doing well. I've been busy with this wiring...

Been doing well. I've been busy with this wiring project. Just last night I finished putting it back together and started it up to test the basic functions. I have some troubleshooting to do with the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-22-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
Maybe it is one of the Heavy Duty Tire Beads...

Maybe it is one of the Heavy Duty Tire Beads (http://kalecoauto.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=12&products_id=45&zenid=T58e8i7LxtGIxcq0BPo470)....
Forum: Thumpers 06-22-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,294
Posted By SteveO
Yeah, I did.... ...

Yeah, I did....

http://i950.photobucket.com/albums/ad345/hunt4steve/KTM500/Electrical/KTM_Wiring.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
Glad your enjoying it. I've had mine for years...

Glad your enjoying it. I've had mine for years now and I'm still loving it like i purchased it yesterday.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-20-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 13,095
Posted By SteveO
This is freaking awesome. And the grub this...

This is freaking awesome.

And the grub this year is going to be sooooo good.
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
I usually tear my apart.....just for the fun of...

I usually tear my apart.....just for the fun of it...
<a href="http://imgur.com/BBzhYgM"><img src="http://i.imgur.com/BBzhYgM.jpg" title="source: imgur.com" /></a>
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
really? I used to have the DoubleTake...

really? I used to have the DoubleTake mirrors....sorta reminds me of an earthquake in the background. The only hiccup to the HDB mirrors was (for me) was the rattling of the mirror against the inside...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
you won't be disappointed with the 500. That bike...

you won't be disappointed with the 500. That bike is the ultimate balance between Dual-sport riding with all of your gear and carving up single-track. Yeah, it may not do either one with superb...
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3,064
Views: 1,226,543
Posted By SteveO
yah....that and cardboard edges.....sheesh, that...

yah....that and cardboard edges.....sheesh, that stuff will slice and dice your hands too....
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 155,765
Posted By SteveO
three posts...guess you really don't like the...

three posts...guess you really don't like the anodizing for your setup.
I think for the rest of us that don't have the flex bars, etc, the Anodizing works very well.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-07-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By SteveO
Cedro Peak too, just south of Edgewood

Cedro Peak too, just south of Edgewood
Forum: Equipment 04-30-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 155,765
Posted By SteveO
Why? Brute strength. HDB is not only...

Why?

Brute strength.

HDB is not only functional in many different aspects; from dirt bikes to Dual Sport Bikes, they provide many different options to bridge the gap of both spectrums.
...
Forum: Racing 04-07-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 21,518
Posted By SteveO
darn

Well crap....

I love these kind of rides. I'll have to get on the list for next year. Be safe, have a great time and get some vids posted up for us to see.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-30-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 13,095
Posted By SteveO
In

I'm in, looking forward to another great ride with a bunch of Yahoos!!!!

:freaky

:ricky
Forum: Thumpers 03-04-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,419
Posted By SteveO
Yeah, definitely the 500. Plus, if you really...

Yeah, definitely the 500. Plus, if you really want to start lugging it, get a Rekluse and gear it down a bit.
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
I was going to go with the Eastern Beaver setup,...

I was going to go with the Eastern Beaver setup, but since they use the Mini blades, now I'd have to carry two different size fuses. I ended up getting a fuse block from Powerlet....however it...
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
Where are the pics?????? Don't start buying...

Where are the pics??????

Don't start buying new parts for the bike just yet. There may be some inmates here that have good quality parts for sale that you may need, such as the bash plate............
Forum: Equipment 03-03-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3,064
Views: 1,226,543
Posted By SteveO
This kit alone can be a life saver in terms of...

This kit alone can be a life saver in terms of bike recovery. I've carried this type of setup around for years, even on day trips in the Rocky Mountains with the RMAR crew. We actually had to use it...
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 155,765
Posted By SteveO
You mean drill out the hole for the Mirror Joint,...

You mean drill out the hole for the Mirror Joint, that connects to the Bark-Buster.....correct?
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 155,765
Posted By SteveO
Definitely keep trying. I know for a fact they...

Definitely keep trying. I know for a fact they are slammed with work, and are not always near a phone or in front of the computer to get back to people. They spend most of their time on the...
Forum: Equipment 01-26-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 719
Views: 83,846
Posted By SteveO
I've ordered some parts lately and have seen no...

I've ordered some parts lately and have seen no coupons come out.....sorta a bummer.
Forum: Equipment 01-25-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 155,765
Posted By SteveO
A little trimming of the upper outside...

A little trimming of the upper outside bark-buster will allow the mirror to rotate into a higher position, and allow you to see more behind you. I had the same problem, especially when I was standing...
Forum: Racing 01-23-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2,470
Views: 541,449
Posted By SteveO
I can vouch for Paul's Rally Kit. Tough as nails,...

I can vouch for Paul's Rally Kit. Tough as nails, and stays in place even after multiple crashes. I've had my kit on for some time now and it is freaken AWESOME. I've done some night riding through...
Forum: Equipment 01-23-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 155,765
Posted By SteveO
X2 , great guy to work with.

X2 , great guy to work with.
Forum: Racing 01-20-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 2,470
Views: 541,449
Posted By SteveO
I may have to redo my wiring using this kit....

I may have to redo my wiring using this kit. While all of my connections are currently waterproof, there are soft of a mix-match of different style connectors. I like to have em all the same.....
Forum: Racing 01-10-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 2,470
Views: 541,449
Posted By SteveO
awesome

Friggen AWesome!!

Top notch quality!
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
Sent ya a pm

Sent ya a pm
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,841
Posted By SteveO
yup. In fact, isn't the weight of the KTM500EXC...

yup. In fact, isn't the weight of the KTM500EXC less than the WR250R?
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
I did the KOTW way back when on a WR250R and a...

I did the KOTW way back when on a WR250R and a 3.1G tank. I "thought" that was enough to get me to the 1st gas point...... the gas light came on and I was still at least 70 miles out.....needless to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
Laugh I've been on several trips where the 5.3 comes in...

I've been on several trips where the 5.3 comes in real handy. Granted they were Dual-Sport rides, but running out of gas sucks. Having the larger tank is very comforting when you've geared down and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
Indeed!!!! The 500 power is very addicting! :eek1...

Indeed!!!! The 500 power is very addicting! :eek1
For me, coming from a WR250R, this thing is a rocket......I get a big smile every time I blip the throttle.... :D
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
Who's 500 did you ride at the RCR? I was there...

Who's 500 did you ride at the RCR? I was there too and know of a few other 500's there. Bill, Jim, myself.........that may be it....maybe. However, considering the popularity of this bike, could be...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 9,903
Views: 2,071,261
Posted By SteveO
You might consider putting a Capacitor in line...

You might consider putting a Capacitor in line with the power to the Garmin. This will keep the power constant to the Garmin. Essentially the Cap (capacitor) is a filter and stores power. Generally,...
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 719
Views: 83,846
Posted By SteveO
yeah....I've tried it.....to no avail...

yeah....I've tried it.....to no avail...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 10:28 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015