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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-10-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,828
Posted By MikeinFresno
hill climbers use a couple of different styles of...

hill climbers use a couple of different styles of chains
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-08-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 130,596
Posted By MikeinFresno
OK........with all this talk Im getting the itch...

OK........with all this talk Im getting the itch to go back. I went last time in March in the Panamint and Saline areas. All was very dry except for a couple of large puddles on the South entrance to...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-01-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
desert was waaayyy dry n dusty, silt like talc...

desert was waaayyy dry n dusty, silt like talc beds in some places. No rain yet, but should be good after this weeks rain.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-28-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
the FSO flyer I got at work The...

the FSO flyer I got at work



The three men left the Millwood OHV Park yesterday at 7:00 am for a ride on their dirt bikes. They were scheduled to be back at 4:00 pm, but never returned....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-12-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
aint that the truth

aint that the truth
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-11-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15,567
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Posted By MikeinFresno
Hites is not a beginner trail, but definitely not...

Hites is not a beginner trail, but definitely not a hard trail. It is steep, but the upper 2/3 to half is just a dirt road with water bars. My wife did it with no problem on her KTM 250xcfw, but she...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-16-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 663
Posted By MikeinFresno
Used to be a trail from the Porterville area to...

Used to be a trail from the Porterville area to Kennedy meadows area, but not now.Thx Senator Alan Cranston for pushing this thru as wilderness.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-14-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
I fear the one ways cuz you may get a false sense...

I fear the one ways cuz you may get a false sense of security, ride faster and still go head on with a person that might be lost or turned around and going the wrong way or someone who just doesnt...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-09-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
Ive been gone a bit.... from what Ive read...

Ive been gone a bit....

from what Ive read recently, there have been zero deaths from lead, its just a precaution...however, I have heard several people say that every condor they have seen, they...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-19-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,779
Posted By MikeinFresno
why Bakersfield?

why Bakersfield?
Forum: Thumpers 09-21-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 25,070
Views: 4,417,204
Posted By MikeinFresno
the black tank is for the crank case vent fumes...

the black tank is for the crank case vent fumes to go into and then get recirculated back into the intake-SMOG CRAP. If you are getting excess oil in there it can be from tipping over and it filled...
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 25,070
Views: 4,417,204
Posted By MikeinFresno
lay it over on its side and no oil will drain out

lay it over on its side and no oil will drain out
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 25,070
Views: 4,417,204
Posted By MikeinFresno
the o-ring in the side case may have gone bad due...

the o-ring in the side case may have gone bad due to the gasoline that got in the oil from the bad petcock.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-22-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
and I tore a calf muscle 2 wks ago, not healed up...

and I tore a calf muscle 2 wks ago, not healed up enuf yet for me to even go to work
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-22-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
Ive been balancing for years, got seat, doesn't...

Ive been balancing for years, got seat, doesn't help on the 6 hr rides
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-19-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
got me an 07 DRZ400SM today. Now need a set of...

got me an 07 DRZ400SM today. Now need a set of dirt wheels with proper size rotors. May finally get to go with you boys once in a while. My 525 is just too harsh to ride from home to the hills n...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-18-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
I cant imagine the bike being worth $2500, Ive...

I cant imagine the bike being worth $2500, Ive been doing KTMs for years now and just don't see it, plate or not.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-16-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
I call that the ROCK TRAIL due to the large...

I call that the ROCK TRAIL due to the large boulder at abut the one min mark
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-26-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
and are they trouble free low maintenance?

and are they trouble free low maintenance?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-25-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
maybe you guys are misunderstanding. I have a new...

maybe you guys are misunderstanding. I have a new job, cant get hurt til off probation. Ive got a KTM 300 as well for the dirt. The 525 isnt a good road bike, tried it and it just isnt...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-20-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
Im thinkin about selloing the KTM 525 cuz of a...

Im thinkin about selloing the KTM 525 cuz of a new job and need to get off probation without getting hurt. Want to replace it with a DRZ400 street legal model. Tell me why most of you guys are...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-05-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
probly 1/4" each side of the crack. Ive got small...

probly 1/4" each side of the crack. Ive got small heavy duty wire wheel on 4" grinder and a wheel to V out the crack if need be.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-05-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
Ive got a MIG and am retired so can help most any...

Ive got a MIG and am retired so can help most any day, NW Fresno
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-02-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
For Monti ...

For Monti

http://fresno.craigslist.org/mcy/3514929202.html
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-01-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
its is off limits, but lots of guys are riding it...

its is off limits, but lots of guys are riding it anyway, a few have gotten $175 tickets, but very few.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-15-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
NICE ...

NICE http://fresno.craigslist.org/mcy/3480073879.html
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-12-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
I can feel a Taft dirtbike ride in order

I can feel a Taft dirtbike ride in order
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-08-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
yep, the desert from Mammoth Mt ski resort to...

yep, the desert from Mammoth Mt ski resort to Nevada n back in a favorite, lots of riding out there, but seasonal snow is now the issue, Death valley would be a place for the winter
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-03-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
nice looking place Chip

nice looking place Chip
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-28-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
Ive got the Plantars Facitis too, never did heal,...

Ive got the Plantars Facitis too, never did heal, live with it and use the arch supports. I got thin hard plastic inserts that let me wear the same size shoes now. First set was thick and padded and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-18-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
that looks expensive

that looks expensive
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-10-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
movin on up Josh

movin on up Josh
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-03-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,451
Posted By MikeinFresno
Death Valley ones are full of nudists, it is a 50...

Death Valley ones are full of nudists, it is a 50 mile dirt road from either direction to get there as well and then no services except a pit toilet, just FYI

I live near Mono, it is a 2 to 2.5...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-27-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
cant tell you for sure but i remember during the...

cant tell you for sure but i remember during the closure, I mean the new travel mang plan meetings, there was a short window of being open in august, maybe only 2 wks to 30 days, cant remember for...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-30-2012, 06:29 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
Josh, the section you cited doesnt say anything...

Josh, the section you cited doesnt say anything about the rear fender..mike, can you cite a different section that applies to the rear fender? Seems the law is the same in the 5201 section. Could be...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-28-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
the law does NOT say you cant have your plate on...

the law does NOT say you cant have your plate on the rear fender. As a cop i tried to find a way to get at the sport bike guys who put them up under the tail,-couldnt find a way to do anything about...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-19-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
years ago I went two years in a row with average...

years ago I went two years in a row with average snow fall and all the trails were just open as of the 4th time period, this year with the reduced snow I would guess its all open already. 3 degrees...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-13-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
are they falling off or getting ripped off from...

are they falling off or getting ripped off from rear wheel?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-12-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
fire in Piutes

fire in Piutes
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-10-2012, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15,567
Views: 1,223,655
Posted By MikeinFresno
saw no lost plate yesterday, it was dusty, no...

saw no lost plate yesterday, it was dusty, no other bikes at all, only 5 bicycles too.
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