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Forum: Ride reports 12-29-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 59,336
Posted By TommyDuncan
Awesome ride report, mostly in my back yard! ...

Awesome ride report, mostly in my back yard!

I haven't done Kelly point in a couple years but I've been out there several times. It is rocky, but it is mostly baby head sized rocks. Mud is...
Forum: GPS Tracks - West & PNW 12-25-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,556
Posted By TommyDuncan
These tracks will be very useful. Thanks! ...

These tracks will be very useful. Thanks!

I've spent the last 15 years exploring most everything west of Toroweep by Jeep and bike. I just updated to a newer GPS and a new laptop is next but I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,801
Posted By TommyDuncan
I carry my KDX 200 on my 05 Wrangler with a 4"...

I carry my KDX 200 on my 05 Wrangler with a 4" lift and 35"s. I dunno what carrier it is. I borrowed it from a buddy a couple years...
Forum: Racing 11-17-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 59,709
Posted By TommyDuncan
I was reading up about him while I watched the...

I was reading up about him while I watched the race tracking. Kurt had a fiance, Sarah. No kids that I am aware of.
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,715
Posted By TommyDuncan
I know this is an old thread but thought I would...

I know this is an old thread but thought I would update it as the domino levers/perches are getting hard to come by and are expensive.
I used an aftermarket CR450x lever assembly. I had to have the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-16-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,636
Posted By TommyDuncan
I hear good things about RICORs Vibranators from...

I hear good things about RICORs Vibranators from my LC4 owning friends(and a Sportster rider also) but I honestly haven't tried them yet.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-13-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,521
Posted By TommyDuncan
I was wondering that myself. I haven't heard a...

I was wondering that myself. I haven't heard a thing. IF he made it to 3 UPs house he couldn't be in better hands. That is one town over from Henderson but if he got a ride that far a few more miles...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-11-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,521
Posted By TommyDuncan
I live in Henderson and work about 2 blocks from...

I live in Henderson and work about 2 blocks from 3 up's house and drive a truck to work. I can give you and your bike a ride out there but it would be really early in the a.m. Like 5:45ish. Or I...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-21-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 21,578
Posted By TommyDuncan
Nice pics. I spent some timing in that area...

Nice pics.

I spent some timing in that area in Jeeps 10 or so years ago. I've been meaning to go back...
Forum: Ride reports 05-21-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,680
Posted By TommyDuncan
Also in... I loves me sum Grand Canyon...

Also in... I loves me sum Grand Canyon stories!:ear
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,231
Posted By TommyDuncan
Awesome build! I thought about many of the mods...

Awesome build! I thought about many of the mods you are doing but I basically rode my KLR into the ground before I did anything.
I owned an 08' KLR that was RICORs test bike and the improvement was...
Forum: Ride reports 03-05-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 817
Views: 300,858
Posted By TommyDuncan
Good folks at Saline Springs! My buddy...

Good folks at Saline Springs!

My buddy Dirtbag crashed a few miles from there. Some nice folks drove him to the springs in their camper while members of our group rode all the way back to...
Forum: Ride reports 02-21-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
Lol. I traded it for something faster, better...

Lol. I traded it for something faster, better handling, and more modern...


...a 63 Chevy pickup.
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
I guess the KLR would be doable on this ride but...

I guess the KLR would be doable on this ride but it would be pushing it. Woulda been really scary on the cliff.

The KDX woulda been fun but you have to be street legal...

...and I had to ride...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
The strip is rather large. I have explored a good...

The strip is rather large. I have explored a good part of it by Jeep. Just recently started exploring it on 2wheels.

Whitney Pockets is about 30 miles from Mesquite. The mine is 50 miles from...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
Even in the middle of nowhere the Rangers marked...

Even in the middle of nowhere the Rangers marked this faint trail. Either they are really nice or...
http://i197.photobucket.com/albums/aa249/tommyd1963/2013-02-17_12-48-53_306_zps270f27a5.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
The return trip is exactly the same only the...

The return trip is exactly the same only the other way...

I was gonna end it that way but I did take more pics on the return trip and things look different from the other direction.

This pic...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
The Mine

There really isn't much at the mine. A few shafts and a lotta old mining junk.

Despite our searching I couldn't find a Indy(?) adapter...
...not that I would know one if I saw it....
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
The hairpin... ...

The hairpin...
http://i197.photobucket.com/albums/aa249/tommyd1963/2013-02-17_09-16-46_192_zps6a8ac11c.jpg
You can make out the trail along the top of the rock formation in this pic....
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
With a nap and a warm fire we decided to open our...

With a nap and a warm fire we decided to open our liquid golden trail treasure...

...except we don't have a bottle opener. Oh wait...Yes I do! I have a multi tool...that doesn't have a bottle...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
The reason we went to Grand Gulch Canyon even...

The reason we went to Grand Gulch Canyon even though we had no intention of attempting it?
The old way to the mine would have us go south, almost to Tassi Springs, then east through the Gyp Hills....
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
Soon we are climbing again, but slowly. We are...

Soon we are climbing again, but slowly.
We are headed for the Grand Gulch Canyon, which used to be one of our favorite roads and a good way to get onto the plateau. A few years ago it was washed...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By TommyDuncan
Arizona Strip-Whitney Pockets to Savanic Mine

Our ride started at Whitney Pockets after a later than planned start. I was up half the night shivering and sweating so I decided to sleep a couple more hours than planned.

Technically we started...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2012, 03:05 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 29,699
Posted By TommyDuncan
I have a 95 and I love it. My buddy bought...

I have a 95 and I love it.

My buddy bought it at a storage auction but couldn't get it running right. I traded some 35" tires I got for free and $300 for it.

The bike was beat up... bent peg,...
Forum: 2 smokers 10-21-2012, 02:27 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,367
Posted By TommyDuncan
I'm curious about the rack your buddy makes. Do...

I'm curious about the rack your buddy makes. Do you have a pic?

My 95 KDX gets a pretty steady 35mpg. I have the Clarke tank. I forget what they advertise it as but I drained and measured it at...
Forum: Ride reports 06-03-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 54,401
Posted By TommyDuncan
It was real nice meeting you two... Good times in...

It was real nice meeting you two... Good times in Utah! If the timing was better maybe you coulda gone to Toroweep with us. I told Bob to lemme know if you pass through this way again!:freaky
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-18-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By TommyDuncan
You can keep it in my garage. I live less than a...

You can keep it in my garage. I live less than a mile from Sunset Station Casino in Henderson. They have restaurants (Hooters) and it would be easy to catch a cab from there...

lemme know...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-08-2010, 10:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,166
Posted By TommyDuncan
I think the sink hole you found is called the...

I think the sink hole you found is called the Devil's throat. I didn't check your coordinates but I've been to it and it's out that way. There is a nice dirt road all the way out to it from the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2009, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,857
Posted By TommyDuncan
KDX 200. You can use it as a fire road bike for a...

KDX 200. You can use it as a fire road bike for a while and it will still be fun on singletrack or anything else you throw at it. Once you get use to the lightweight and nimbleness it won't be long...
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2009, 08:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,049
Posted By TommyDuncan
I have an 08 that I was never real impressed with...

I have an 08 that I was never real impressed with until I did suspension mods. Now it's a different machine and I really have a lot more fun on it.

Next I'm ditching the stock tank and fairings...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,255
Posted By TommyDuncan
This is a repost of a review I did on a KLR...

This is a repost of a review I did on a KLR website. If you already read this over there skip it:

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Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,255
Posted By TommyDuncan
I heard that Rick was going to be a Ricor dealer...

I heard that Rick was going to be a Ricor dealer and then I heard he wasn't. If he does great...

The guys at Ricor are very down to earth and passionate about dual sport motorcycles. If you talk...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2009, 06:56 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,255
Posted By TommyDuncan
Many people have commented that the emulators AND...

Many people have commented that the emulators AND progressive springs are very similar to the Intiminators with stock springs. This makes the price very similar and the install much easier with the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2009, 03:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,255
Posted By TommyDuncan
There's a code for the shock also. I can't...

There's a code for the shock also. I can't remember exactly what they are selling it for. About the same as the Moab if you use the code.
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2009, 01:35 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,255
Posted By TommyDuncan
I'm not sure if it set up based on the spring...

I'm not sure if it set up based on the spring that you order it with or not.

I do know that with the inertia valve set up isn't nearly as crucial. That is why many people are surprised how well...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2009, 12:11 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,255
Posted By TommyDuncan
When I was at Ricor picking up my bike this came...

When I was at Ricor picking up my bike this came up and as of right now they have no plans to send him one. They are just trying to keep up with demand for the new shock.
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,255
Posted By TommyDuncan
I have the first IAS shock for 08+ and so far I...

I have the first IAS shock for 08+ and so far I can't say enough good about it.

I was supposed to do an overnighter through Caliente tonight but I had to cancel because of responsibilities.
...
Forum: Beasts 08-28-2009, 10:40 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 26,821
Posted By TommyDuncan
I was just at Ricor two days ago. They used my...

I was just at Ricor two days ago. They used my KLR to develop the new rear shock for the 08 and up models. It is awesome! I will be posting a review after I go on an overnight trip through almost...
Forum: Australia 07-31-2009, 02:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 442
Posted By TommyDuncan
Great little bikes. Reliable, Easy to work on....

Great little bikes. Reliable, Easy to work on. Cheap parts. They were the same from 95 until they quit making them in 06 (other than graphics/ frame paint) so there is a lot of tech out there for...
Forum: Racing 07-03-2009, 08:35 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 87,310
Posted By TommyDuncan
I'm talking about traction. Since the weight of a...

I'm talking about traction. Since the weight of a Dakar bike is much greater that would help it hook up IF it had the power. I guess I answered my own question.:wink:

I've been directly involved...
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