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Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,729
Posted By The Walrus
:rofl:rofl:rofl Saved for posterity. ...

:rofl:rofl:rofl

Saved for posterity.

Big bikes are big bikes. My 990 Adv ran White Rim, UTBDR and excelled in Baja. I expect and envision my 1190 R will do even better with greater range....but...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,729
Posted By The Walrus
The Adventure S (1190) and the Super Adventure...

The Adventure S (1190) and the Super Adventure (1290) are pretty obviously extensions of the popular GS style of adventure biking. I've come from having both a 990 SMT and 990 Adventure with a 950...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-16-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
:nod The track version comes in camo with an...

:nod

The track version comes in camo with an orange trailer.....:bert

http://www.bestbuydealer.com/IMAGES%20INCLUDED/ACTION%20TRACK%20POWER%20CHAIR%20TRAILER.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-15-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
I know you really, really want those shiney...

I know you really, really want those shiney stickerized wheels. I've got another set that you might be interested in.......:deal
...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-12-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 801
Views: 132,419
Posted By The Walrus
:nod Just catching up on this thread....my...

:nod

Just catching up on this thread....my 1190R is in the mail....but my 500exc has a similar in line filter from Autozone FF1203DL....10 micron filtering, metal exterior, $4...I went with FI...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-12-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
:eek1:eek1:eek1 A little more fairing and it...

:eek1:eek1:eek1

A little more fairing and it will start to look like a Harley.....
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-11-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 19,492
Posted By The Walrus
Sounds like you rode the Baja Mil route which...

Sounds like you rode the Baja Mil route which some folks call the high road. If you turned towards the coast, there's a route called the low road or salt flats road. It can take you through some...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-11-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
That was a set of rings for my XR when I sucked...

That was a set of rings for my XR when I sucked in the muddy waters of Cherry Creek....as I recall.....:deal
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 185,744
Posted By The Walrus
Had a plugged fuel filter, that OEM POS that's...

Had a plugged fuel filter, that OEM POS that's inline just before the throttle body. It was pretty obviously fuel starved. I used some adjustable fuel clamps and the Autozone FF1203DL filter. Spliced...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-04-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
C'mon Kevin....have you been distracted or...

C'mon Kevin....have you been distracted or something.....did you make it to Corfu?v:deal

http://mw2.google.com/mw-panoramio/photos/medium/62580154.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-01-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 930
Posted By The Walrus
Great Ride Report......:clap

Great Ride Report......:clap
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-28-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
:nod :nod :nod :clap And here I thought...

:nod :nod :nod

:clap

And here I thought that bike was an out-of-state moto.....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-20-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
You've given me an itch that I can not...

You've given me an itch that I can not scratch....:scratch....and dude, you got the bike dirty......:clap
Forum: The Garage 07-19-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 601
Posted By The Walrus
Thanks for stepping up anomad....you have mucho...

Thanks for stepping up anomad....you have mucho karma coming your way....you are recognized for that....:clap
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-19-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
:rofl :rofl :rofl True dat........:lol3 ...

:rofl :rofl :rofl

True dat........:lol3

Never enough patina for harcus but I think Slickhorn liked it jus' fine.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-18-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 441
Posted By The Walrus
That was my backyard stomping grounds for...

That was my backyard stomping grounds for decades. It was all pre-GPS in the 70's, 80's and 90's. Hunted deer, elk and moose through that country, worked a ranch south of Pinedale on the Big Sandy....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-15-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
Nicely done Kev. Keep those postcards...

Nicely done Kev. Keep those postcards coming.....whaddabout an SMT in that terrain....:lol3
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-10-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
Nicely experienced 990 Adventure price drop:...

Nicely experienced 990 Adventure price drop: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=24587989&postcount=14370

:deal
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-10-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14,696
Views: 2,158,951
Posted By The Walrus
Rockies Price Reduction

Due to BLT restrictions, my 990 Adventure is looking for a rider who can ride the bike across countrysides and not just pavement so:



Rockies Price: $8950
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-08-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
pave paradise and put up a parking lot....it's...

pave paradise and put up a parking lot....it's called progress and is happening everywhere....:dunno
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-08-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
Women, men.......:photog.........sheep are good,...

Women, men.......:photog.........sheep are good, goats are good, antelope are better.......if you can catch them..........:wink:

Nice ride Slick....thanks for posting.....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-06-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
If anybody has an auto body shop connection...

If anybody has an auto body shop connection locally, I'd bet there's a solution there.....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-02-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,351
Posted By The Walrus
Cashiers Checks are not always guaranteed funds....

Cashiers Checks are not always guaranteed funds. I've done transactions at any bank branch or credit union to verify funds prior to releasing the bike and title. It works great, they always have an...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-02-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
:rofl :rofl :rofl There is one solution to...

:rofl :rofl :rofl

There is one solution to keeping up with Warp9man....another 990 will do it.....:wink:

I think I know of one available...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,167
Posted By The Walrus
My only comment is that this is a good starting...

My only comment is that this is a good starting point. And my pertinent comment is: Have you done this at altitude? I've had military personnel show up for a week of backpacking outa Tennessee and...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
I'm gonna need labor to keep my vintner...

I'm gonna need labor to keep my vintner status....:kurt



Bacon.........mmmmmmmmmmmmmm.......:tb
What many here don't know is that this guy has helped me out with some heavy lifting because I...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 14,696
Views: 2,158,951
Posted By The Walrus
Due to BLT restrictions, my wonderful 990...

Due to BLT restrictions, my wonderful 990 Adventure is looking for a rider who can ride the bike across countrysides and not just pavement so:
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
Due to BLT restrictions (no Bending, Lifting,...

Due to BLT restrictions (no Bending, Lifting, Twisting), my wonderful 990 Adventure is looking for a rider who can ride the bike across countrysides and not just pavement so:
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-27-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,140
Posted By The Walrus
Please remember that WRT has LEO's and a speed...

Please remember that WRT has LEO's and a speed limit.

It's a good one day ride without a lot of traffic, bicyclists, heat and LEO enforcement of that speed limit (on a national holiday).

Just a...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-23-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,389
Posted By The Walrus
Just keep the GS.....it fits the slot you...

Just keep the GS.....it fits the slot you described....:hide


Just sayin'.....did you sell it yet?
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18,042
Views: 1,927,023
Posted By The Walrus
Just dropping in here and noticed the...

Just dropping in here and noticed the headlight/fairing discussion....my 690 has a Rally fairing but I just installed a globetrottin.com setup on my 500 which converts to the 690 easy peasy....looks...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-20-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
Guys, I'm a bit laid up for the next few weeks...

Guys, I'm a bit laid up for the next few weeks but this bike has no business being on the local market at this time of year at this price....and I'm not going to stick it into the Colorado dominated...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1,938
Views: 608,175
Posted By The Walrus
:nod With the rear gas tank constituting...

:nod

With the rear gas tank constituting what should be a supportive sub frame, I'm always concerned when I see folks mounting weight above and essentially behind it like that photo. Seems that...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-20-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
Nicely done.........:clap

Nicely done.........:clap
Forum: Orange Crush 06-16-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,285
Posted By The Walrus
I'm going out on a limb and agree with FN.....it...

I'm going out on a limb and agree with FN.....it looks like that cross brace would be much better positioned if you bolt it behind the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3,936
Views: 1,255,551
Posted By The Walrus
Old bike.....new seat......:evil ...

Old bike.....new seat......:evil

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-6ssRIZ86tCE/U5dOezHP1bI/AAAAAAAABRI/rInOTDhfaY8/w725-h544-no/IMG_20140610_122834_265.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,287
Posted By The Walrus
If your bike has an rally, adventure type fairing...

If your bike has an rally, adventure type fairing as pictured, you're going to get a very different sound from the engine and moto than one with a standard headlight and fairing assembly. I've had #2...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,791
Posted By The Walrus
My first Adventure was a 950 that SuperPlush had...

My first Adventure was a 950 that SuperPlush had worked over....I regret letting that suspension go away. I don't know Konflict either but getting the suspension right is the best money spent on...
Forum: Road warriors 06-09-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,841
Views: 311,255
Posted By The Walrus
Nice ride yesterday....just over 200 miles of...

Nice ride yesterday....just over 200 miles of twisties, elevation changes were huge, valleys around 5000' and four passes of 7500, 9600 twice and 7200 feet. Fellow riders on Wee Strom, 990 Adv,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-08-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 22,084
Views: 1,977,762
Posted By The Walrus
I saw a few but none were patting helmets or...

I saw a few but none were patting helmets or crotches over Wolf Creek. ....



Wadzup with this? First a scooter boy shows up at Einsteins, then the 2 Kevs pull over for you....very unusual...
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