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Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-11-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,090
Posted By djaubs
I went over it on the 1200GS last September with...

I went over it on the 1200GS last September with dirtbound4max with an F800GS. I bottomed out a few times and bent the front rim a bit but made it without dropping the bike. I wouldn't do it on any...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-08-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 18,779
Posted By djaubs
Thanks for including a ride for the big bikes;...

Thanks for including a ride for the big bikes; i'm in with the 12GS! Let me know if you need help with the route - i'd be happy to help do a trial run and explore options. I live about 10 min from...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-05-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 18,779
Posted By djaubs
I'll be there for some rides and BBQ for sure! ...

I'll be there for some rides and BBQ for sure! Either on the KLX 250 (or if I sell it, a gas gas?)... or I may even get the great guys from Dirt Cheap who just mounted my tourances on the GS to...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-20-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,588
Posted By djaubs
Count me in so long as the M8B doesn't mind my...

Count me in so long as the M8B doesn't mind my KLX 250 over the R12.:wink:
Forum: Ride reports 07-14-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 15,448
Posted By djaubs
Can't wait to hear about that! Would love to...

Can't wait to hear about that! Would love to join you guys as soon as I fix my KLX. I've been planning to get it down to "enduro park" by your house if they haven't developed it already...
Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2010, 05:09 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 15,448
Posted By djaubs
Wicked Lovin' the RR so far! I can attest to Sean's...

Lovin' the RR so far! I can attest to Sean's riding skills (and comrodarie) on the F8 - went over Log Jumper over the Rampart Range, CO district with him 2 weeks ago; I was on my KLX250 and he kept...
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2010, 07:44 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 15,448
Posted By djaubs
That's hilarious! I'm sure those mountain bikers...

That's hilarious! I'm sure those mountain bikers are telling a similar story from the other side....
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 15,448
Posted By djaubs
I'm not sure what would be worse - walking the...

I'm not sure what would be worse - walking the bike up or riding it. That looks pretty damn steep! Must've been tricky just keeping traction with your boots while walking a bike up. "Sheer...
Forum: Ride reports 06-21-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 15,448
Posted By djaubs
I remember the reason for the platypus- kind of...

I remember the reason for the platypus- kind of like a ride bell....although that is an odd one to have to explain.
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 15,448
Posted By djaubs
Talking Just sent a vid to your email of me jumping the...

Just sent a vid to your email of me jumping the new KLX250. I didn't include it here b/c I didn't want to hijack your thread. (The 081200GS is still up for sale though:D) What I didn't include was...
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 15,448
Posted By djaubs
Can't wait to see your next obstacle Sean......

Can't wait to see your next obstacle Sean... great report! I'm tuned in.
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,600
Posted By djaubs
Hi Kingsqueak, I really like your idea of an NMO...

Hi Kingsqueak, I really like your idea of an NMO mount on the top of a luggage box. And as a portable comm unit - very cool! You could also incorporate a lead in your quick disconnect that grounds...
Forum: Ride reports 01-09-2010, 08:02 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,600
Posted By djaubs
Hi Huggybear, You'll need to get amateur radio...

Hi Huggybear, You'll need to get amateur radio license which gives you authorization to use the amateur frequency bands as well as a call sign for others to identify you by. It's worth it for many...
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,600
Posted By djaubs
I'm betting Schofield Pass is where I bent my...

I'm betting Schofield Pass is where I bent my rim.

Here's Sean trading his mirror over to the left side.
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Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,600
Posted By djaubs
Pretty funny we posted almost the same thing at...

Pretty funny we posted almost the same thing at nearly the same time... glad to see we had the same impressions of that leg of the trip... among the most memorable and certainly comparable to the day...
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2010, 08:40 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,600
Posted By djaubs
I suppose these two pictures define the rock-dirt...

I suppose these two pictures define the rock-dirt difference between the F8 and R12

Just before I bottomed out on Schofield Pass and decided to scout ahead......
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,600
Posted By djaubs
The plastic fly is just some visquine and some...

The plastic fly is just some visquine and some commercial tarp clips that wedge from both sides without tearing the plastic. Much lighter than hauling a tarp and just as effective. Had to go this...
Forum: Ride reports 12-31-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,600
Posted By djaubs
Hey Sean great post of our trip so far!! Here's...

Hey Sean great post of our trip so far!! Here's a picture as a result of my tip over mentioned earlier. When we woke the next morning I noticed a leak which we determined to be from the vent on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-13-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,014
Posted By djaubs
Take it to the dealership for warranty service if...

Take it to the dealership for warranty service if you're still in the window. That looks like gear metal. It seems like that would be possible if your flange is not seated completely flush (as it's...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2009, 08:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By djaubs
On my 08 there is an arrow on the cam chain lobe...

On my 08 there is an arrow on the cam chain lobe for TDC for one cylinder. Rotate it 180 deg until you get the plastic knob for the opposite cylinder. You may need to do this a couple times to...
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 20,628
Posted By djaubs
So that's what Marshall Pass looks like when it's...

So that's what Marshall Pass looks like when it's not raining! Had no clue, went over it in a straight downpour with thick fog a couple of months back. Great report! I'm going across and up the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-21-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,631
Posted By djaubs
Beautiful exhaust! Great sound too. It looks...

Beautiful exhaust! Great sound too. It looks more appropriate for the GS than the cannon size OEM exhaust.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2009, 07:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,677
Posted By djaubs
+1 on the Hepco/Becker crash bars. I've tested...

+1 on the Hepco/Becker crash bars. I've tested them quite a few times and they hold up. I once slid 20+ ft on my side on some brown ice in a shady spot on a dirt road - they protected my cylinders...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-21-2009, 06:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,212
Posted By djaubs
Grocery stores are the way to go. Practice for...

Grocery stores are the way to go. Practice for longer trips by bringing your cookware on day trips in the mean time while stopping at the grocery stores. How many times do you ponder - where can I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 01-20-2009, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By djaubs
I'll second Black Canyon of the Gunnison -...

I'll second Black Canyon of the Gunnison - beautiful and a must see. I spent a night by myself there last year for $12 and toured around the park roads with many pull outs with a view. Just as you...
Forum: GPS Tracks - West & PNW 12-05-2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,675
Posted By djaubs
Saddle up folks! With cities scrambling for...

Saddle up folks! With cities scrambling for money and speed limits set below what is dynamically and practically safe (for this reason), more tickets will be issued, IMO.

:deal
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-25-2008, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,949
Posted By djaubs
random curves

I always find it amusing after seeing several cautionary yellow signs with recommended speed limits to see one randomly without. It's kind of like "we'll let you figure this one out". I'm usually...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-25-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,147
Posted By djaubs
I keep 2 pairs of shades on the bike... one for...

I keep 2 pairs of shades on the bike... one for night and one for day. The yellow safety glasses illuminate everything while dampening oncoming traffic lights.
More importantly, I always have a...
Forum: Face plant 11-22-2008, 08:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,960
Posted By djaubs
Glad you made it out OK! I've found this city to...

Glad you made it out OK! I've found this city to have some of the most dangerous drivers.
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