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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 08:27 PM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
There's something about this pic I just love!

There's something about this pic I just love!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Yesterday, 01:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 350
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Junction City

For disbursed camping, I'd also suggest going south, cross the river, then bear southeast. There are some side roads that take you right to the south shore of the Trinity River.

A lot of the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
For getting the last of the fuel on the left...

For getting the last of the fuel on the left side, there's always this:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=18984797&postcount=13685

Nothing external, so the tank is still just as...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-20-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,417
Posted By Cpt. Ron
I'll have to double check. My local Cycle Gear...

I'll have to double check. My local Cycle Gear apparently doesn't carry the full line of Motorex....I've been buying the thickest they carry (and recommended by the label on the frame). But I...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-20-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,417
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Thank you for explaining your thought process. ...

Thank you for explaining your thought process.

To me the chain slap is a precursor to low oil pressure, and it's audible even with ear plugs....kinda hard to miss even in bright daylight.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-19-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,417
Posted By Cpt. Ron
I don't like to assume. How about you explain it...

I don't like to assume. How about you explain it to me, eh?
Forum: GPS Tracks - West & PNW 06-19-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Here's a partial option, Plumas National Forest...

Here's a partial option, Plumas National Forest Backcountry Discovery Trail. This shows from Poker Flat to Quincy. I'll have to do some research to find a decent route from the south/southwest to...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-18-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,417
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Huh? From wiktionary: Having an...

Huh?

From wiktionary:

Having an annular form or shape.
(botany) Describes a fern sporangium that has an annulus.
(mycology) Describes a mushroom with an annulus on the stipe.

...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-15-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 26,058
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Entitled would presume that others on the road...

Entitled would presume that others on the road (cages) would HAVE to make room for us. While that happens some times (and I try really hard to give that person a friendly thank-you wave), it is...
Forum: The Garage 06-13-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,334
Posted By Cpt. Ron
All your base are belong to us.

All your base are belong to us.
Forum: The Garage 06-13-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Cpt. Ron
I had a spare oil tank from a two-stroke...

I had a spare oil tank from a two-stroke converted to a race bike. Perfect.
Forum: GPS Tracks - West & PNW 06-12-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Getting across the valley without asphalt will be...

Getting across the valley without asphalt will be a challenge....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-11-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 372
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Again?! They almost took me out 15-ish years...

Again?! They almost took me out 15-ish years ago. I complained to Caltrans and the finally fixed it.
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
I'm sure the petcocks use 1/4" ID tubing. I...

I'm sure the petcocks use 1/4" ID tubing. I remember the Edelbrock has a larger diameter inlet nipple. I suffer from CRS when it comes to the stock carb inlet size, however.
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
The fuel lines for my Acerbis tank are routed...

The fuel lines for my Acerbis tank are routed under the carburetor/intake tubes. From the left petcock, it's a longer hose that points rearward first, then goes under the carb as it snakes forward. ...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-05-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,878
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Bypass via Youngs Corral

The bypass goes east up through Youngs Corral, somewhat near Goat Mountain. It's a fun trail, but not four four wheels. Plus it adds quite a bit of time and miles if you're trying to travel beyond...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-05-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,878
Posted By Cpt. Ron
There's an update in this thread. The road is...

There's an update in this thread. The road is gated at the north property line, and likely at the creek crossing, too.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=941237 Post #14
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-03-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,018
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Yup, southbound workaround is up close goat mtn....

Yup, southbound workaround is up close goat mtn. Then down through young's corral.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-03-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,018
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Still gated.

Still gated.
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Stock is durable, but heavy. My bike came with a...

Stock is durable, but heavy. My bike came with a stainless moriwaki system. I cracked the silencer housing multiple times, so then I found a deal on an FMF titanium system. Been running that for...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-29-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,839
Posted By Cpt. Ron
It's narrow, kinda steep, not torn up since no...

It's narrow, kinda steep, not torn up since no one goes there. The worst part is the dog leg right at the bottom. I'll see if I can get the jive talkers to put up...with pics.

See ya on the flip...
Forum: Ride reports 05-29-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,651
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Yup, right about there...... ...

Yup, right about there......

http://www.pbase.com/rhipkiss/image/155464155.jpg


So imagine our luck finding another vehicle out here. This one abandoned. We found some documentation that let...
Forum: Ride reports 05-29-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,651
Posted By Cpt. Ron
The group ride on the playa is a blast. It's...

The group ride on the playa is a blast. It's sunny and warm, but not hot. It's breezy, but not kicking up dust. Just about perfect.

http://www.pbase.com/rhipkiss/image/155464141.jpg


Peter,...
Forum: Ride reports 05-29-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,651
Posted By Cpt. Ron
So this trip is about riding. So off we go. ...

So this trip is about riding. So off we go. Sometimes together, sometimes alone. Peter doesn't venture far alone, he sticks close to camp. BryceBug, on the other hand, wants to explore and get...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-29-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,839
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Well, nobody has taken me up on my offer..... ...

Well, nobody has taken me up on my offer.....

I have new tires on the XR and will be heading out there this weekend along with some smartass, jive talking buddies. We'll see if anyone can claim...
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
New Potential XRR Owners....

Buy it, ride it, mod it, ride it, mod it, change the oil, ride it, mod it, ride it, check the valves and change the oil, ride it.....

Repeat.

I've had mine since February 2006. Besides normal...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-28-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1,480
Views: 89,904
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Following her logic, Old Sacramento shouldn't...

Following her logic, Old Sacramento shouldn't have motor vehicles and bicycles, either. There are conflicts between motor vehicles and bicycles on streets all over, as well as between motor vehicles...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-28-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 1,480
Views: 89,904
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Currently, most of it is legal for OHV's. I...

Currently, most of it is legal for OHV's. I haven't looked in to it for a couple of years, so do your research. But that may not last:

"Judy Suter, a horse enthusiast leading the charge for the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-27-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1,480
Views: 89,904
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Ahhhhh, tongue in cheek, eh?

Ahhhhh, tongue in cheek, eh?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-27-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 1,480
Views: 89,904
Posted By Cpt. Ron
http://www.teviscup.org/images/thetrail/tevistrail...

http://www.teviscup.org/images/thetrail/tevistrail_lg.gif


http://www.teviscup.org/the-trail/about-the-trail
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-25-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Hull Mountain, just north of Lake Pillsbury.

Hull Mountain, just north of Lake Pillsbury.
Forum: The Garage 05-25-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,294
Sticky: Note to self:
Views: 274,976
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Wow! Should've used that one for your first...

Wow! Should've used that one for your first post......you'll fit in here just fine.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-22-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1,480
Views: 89,904
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Not good news: ...

Not good news:

http://www.sacbee.com/2014/05/22/6425586/motorcyclist-found-dead-in-remote.html


Motorcyclist found dead in remote Placer County
By Bill Lindelof
blindelof@sacbee.com...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-22-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By Cpt. Ron
USFS map quota exceeded.... Looks like a lot...

USFS map quota exceeded....

Looks like a lot of people want to know where this is....

Try this: https://goo.gl/maps/Ur2t8

Or:

<iframe...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Yes. Ever get a flat front tire? At speed, a...

Yes. Ever get a flat front tire? At speed, a flat can roll the bead off of the rim without a safety bead or rim lock.

Advisable? Yes. Necessary? No.
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 21,487
Views: 2,541,242
Posted By Cpt. Ron
I'll answer your question with a question....What...

I'll answer your question with a question....What problem are you trying to resolve? What do you not like about the stock forks? Have yours been re-valved and re-sprung to match your weight and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-15-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,142
Posted By Cpt. Ron
I just took my XR650R to Hollister and tackled...

I just took my XR650R to Hollister and tackled most of everything (didn't clear Rancho Hill). They're like the blue with a little bit of the black diamonds at Hollister. The hard routes in the past...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,071
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Bingo.....

Bingo.....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-07-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,858
Posted By Cpt. Ron
In the YouTube page, there is a button for...

In the YouTube page, there is a button for 'Share'. From there, click 'Embed'. Copy and paste what you see....

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/2P1ibZeewWU"...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-05-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,858
Posted By Cpt. Ron
Anybody ride through Crabtree Hot Springs on Twin...

Anybody ride through Crabtree Hot Springs on Twin Valley Road (17N04)?
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