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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-06-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 309,280
Posted By Eldon
Well sorted 950 adventure

Original owner selling extremely well sorted low mile 950.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1061813
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-30-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,793
Posted By Eldon
I punched a hole in my stock skid plate while...

I punched a hole in my stock skid plate while riding Baja. I can't say my front rim is straight through.
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 4,961
Views: 1,721,086
Posted By Eldon
I love America!

I love America!
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,780
Posted By Eldon
[QUOT knowE=Dan950ser;26390888]Well got 635 miles...

[QUOT knowE=Dan950ser;26390888]Well got 635 miles of break in on mine and it hasn't used a drop (I wasn't super easy on it either). Revved the hell out of it on the way home today and did most my...
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,780
Posted By Eldon
Not sure how they're riding but there's a lot of...

Not sure how they're riding but there's a lot of talk about oil consumption over here.
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1048049&page=8

(Don't mean to hijack)
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,780
Posted By Eldon
It's nothing to worry about on a track car but...

It's nothing to worry about on a track car but who wants to carry a couple liters with them on a 1500 mile Baja trip?
I've heard of 690 using 1 liter per 1000 miles. No Bueno
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,780
Posted By Eldon
Side note on oil consumption. What was your...

Side note on oil consumption.
What was your break in procedure when you got the bike?
Did you baby it?
Ride it like you stole it?
Steady commute on the highway?
Back roads with lots of...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-20-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,318
Posted By Eldon
Shhhhhhhh!! Don't start creating demand. I'm not...

Shhhhhhhh!! Don't start creating demand. I'm not ready for them to double in price yet.
Forum: Australia 01-06-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,036
Posted By Eldon
My first bike was an MR50. My dad gave it to me...

My first bike was an MR50. My dad gave it to me on Christmas of 1989 when I was 5. It was a perfect bike to learn on. Three speed with a clutch unlike the automatic mini bikes of today.
You've...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-04-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,849
Posted By Eldon
If you keep the pressure at 33-35psi up front...

If you keep the pressure at 33-35psi up front then you shouldn't experience pinch flats. The stock rear rim is just far to wide to run a good knobbie. Super Enduro rim width is the way to go. These...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-04-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,849
Posted By Eldon
Do you plan and building narrower wheels for...

Do you plan and building narrower wheels for better tire profile when mounting knobbies?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-20-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,873
Posted By Eldon
No I believe you have a dual rotor set up on the...

No I believe you have a dual rotor set up on the SM you would need an adventure wheel
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-19-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 9,524
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,484,746
Posted By Eldon
Front wheel for a KTM 690/950 SE $450obo ...

Front wheel for a KTM 690/950 SE
$450obo
Motivated to sell
Please PM me with phone #
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-17-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 947
Posted By Eldon
I try and keep my bikes as clean as possible...

I try and keep my bikes as clean as possible after a ride. The same goes with any bike, a clean bike is a fast bike. Caked on mud may hide fasteners that have backed out or are loose, worn out parts,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-11-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 9,524
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,484,746
Posted By Eldon
Women's Fox riding pants pink/black never used. ...

Women's Fox riding pants pink/black never used.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1023148
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-08-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,562
Posted By Eldon
pm sent

pm sent
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-06-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9,524
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,484,746
Posted By Eldon
Windshield for 1996-2001 BMW RT1100. ...

Windshield for 1996-2001 BMW RT1100.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1021803
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-31-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 9,524
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,484,746
Posted By Eldon
KTM 950/990/690 wheel/wheels

I've got these listed in the flea market but a face to face sale would be awesome. Willing to work a deal. Pm for phone number to works something out.
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-28-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 924
Posted By Eldon
I'd say about $900+shipping That would be...

I'd say about $900+shipping

That would be with a new never used DID Dirt Star front rim laced to the stock hub and used non-dented rear rim with some small scratches from normal off road...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-26-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,095
Posted By Eldon
Not sure that it really matters, but the stock...

Not sure that it really matters, but the stock position for the forks in the triples was correct in the first photo. At the second line on the fork tubes. :dunno
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-17-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 524
Posted By Eldon
^ Yep looks like chain lube to me. It would...

^

Yep looks like chain lube to me. It would be much thinner motor oil if your counter shaft seal was going.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-17-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,095
Posted By Eldon
As I see the 1190, 1290, and the new 1050 all I...

As I see the 1190, 1290, and the new 1050 all I can think is yes the 950 and 990 will become a collectors item. The 950 really is 95% Dakar rally bike. It should be desirable long into the future.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-08-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,939
Posted By Eldon
Great RR!! I can't wait to make it out to Idaho...

Great RR!! I can't wait to make it out to Idaho next summer.
This trail (and lack of) looks awesome. :clap
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-07-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9,524
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,484,746
Posted By Eldon
If it's a copy of Cycle South I'll have it done...

If it's a copy of Cycle South I'll have it done for you and pay for it. As long as I can get a copy.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-05-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,151
Posted By Eldon
Canada and US 87 is equal to Europe 90. I doubt...

Canada and US 87 is equal to Europe 90. I doubt you'd need to change maps.

http://www.pencilgeek.org/2009/05/octane-rating-conversions.html

what was the original question?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-14-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 11,544
Views: 2,336,152
Posted By Eldon
yum :tb

yum :tb
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-13-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 730
Views: 64,909
Posted By Eldon
+2

+2
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-13-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 64,909
Posted By Eldon
Well I can't say I've ever ridden a 180 hp...

Well I can't say I've ever ridden a 180 hp adventure bike but I've ridden a 120 some hp 999 cc FI KTM superenduro that is about 450 lbs ready to ride. It didn't have traction control but it did have...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-13-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,719
Posted By Eldon
[UOTE=ruin;25064138]A good rider understands that...

[UOTE=ruin;25064138]A good rider understands that sometimes things happen beyond his or her control.

Your medical coverage isn't going to pay for your bike or gear.[/QUOTE]

Like I said my main...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-13-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,719
Posted By Eldon
Unless you have AFLAC.:deal

Unless you have AFLAC.:deal
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-13-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 64,909
Posted By Eldon
The seat belt analogy is a great one if you are...

The seat belt analogy is a great one if you are comparing that to safety equipment that goes on your body. I'm talking about traction control that would allow a rider to become complaint and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-12-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,719
Posted By Eldon
Really? You guys don't think you'll have to uses...

Really? You guys don't think you'll have to uses your own medical insurance if you get hit by and uninsured driver? I've got great medical coverage and that would be my main concern if some dumb f*ck...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-12-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,719
Posted By Eldon
I live in Washington and have gone years without...

I live in Washington and have gone years without insurance. Most of my riding buddies don't put insurance on their bikes. I'm not sure what it's for? Unless you run into shit all the time. Then you...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-09-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,352
Posted By Eldon
Good stuff:freaky

Good stuff:freaky
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-06-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 12,089
Views: 2,670,037
Posted By Eldon
Oil change

Oil change
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-05-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 730
Views: 64,909
Posted By Eldon
For everyone that has been saved by traction...

For everyone that has been saved by traction control there is a person that can modulate rear wheel traction with the use of their clutch. Traction control promotes apathy and complacency....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-04-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,856
Posted By Eldon
I was told the CL seller had paid out $9500 for...

I was told the CL seller had paid out $9500 for the bike. He is trying to sell it before putting in his name and shipping down to his house.

Is this true?
It would make a good parts bike for...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-04-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,856
Posted By Eldon
Did he already buy it for $9500.00?

Did he already buy it for $9500.00?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-04-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,031
Posted By Eldon
Dave at GripTwister tours has put a lot of time...

Dave at GripTwister tours has put a lot of time into an off road 550 mile loop around the peninsula. He is always on top of route update and conditions as well. I'd look him up as he is a awesome...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-02-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11,544
Views: 2,336,152
Posted By Eldon
http://seattle.craigslist.org/oly/mpo/4647402083.h...

http://seattle.craigslist.org/oly/mpo/4647402083.html
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