ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: deeve
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Today, 08:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 40
Posted By deeve
WR250R in Portland OR Area I can take a spin on?

I'm curious if anyone in the Portland Oregon (Hillsboro to me more exact) area would have a WR250R I could take a spin on. I'm seriously considering one of these little wonder machines, but at 6'3"...
Forum: Thumpers Today, 06:49 AM
Replies: 4,180
Views: 676,767
Posted By deeve
Im interested in how you choose to go, as am in...

Im interested in how you choose to go, as am in the same boat . Looking to move down from a 990 to a 500 (501s?) or 350 exc as a lighter adventure bike.
Forum: Vendors Yesterday, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 356,527
Posted By deeve
Yeah, mine are the new shipment as well and they...

Yeah, mine are the new shipment as well and they are missing the pass throughs. I thought they were a good idea and sad to see they didnt make it in, but other then that I found it worked great on...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By deeve
WR250R in Portland OR Area I can take a spin on?

I'm curious if anyone in the Portland Oregon (Hillsboro to me more exact) area would have a WR250R I could take a spin on. I'm seriously considering one of these little wonder machines, but at 6'3"...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By deeve
Awesome! Thanks!!!

Awesome! Thanks!!!
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By deeve
Any side racks for the FE501s or 500 EXC?

Not sure if it would even work with the subframes, but does anyone make side racks to FE501s's or 500EXC's?
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 49,919
Views: 10,604,331
Posted By deeve
Well said.

Well said.
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 49,919
Views: 10,604,331
Posted By deeve
I'm a one bike guy right now. No room for a third...

I'm a one bike guy right now. No room for a third with my sons Dr650 in the garage. The 990 is for sale if you're interested :evil
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 49,919
Views: 10,604,331
Posted By deeve
Any significant distance with this bike will be...

Any significant distance with this bike will be in comfort as it will be behind my Jeep GC. My wants are a fun little adventure bike that can haul me plus my gear for some multi-day off road trips....
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 49,919
Views: 10,604,331
Posted By deeve
6'3" and 260, but working on getting down toward...

6'3" and 260, but working on getting down toward 219-220.
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 49,919
Views: 10,604,331
Posted By deeve
Ergos Pretty Good For Big Guy

Hey all, been looking at the WR250R's for fat old guy ADVing after reading some very positive things on here. I found a site called Motorcycle Ergonomics cycle-ergo.com and comparing the WR against...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 714
Posted By deeve
FWIW, I spoke to Jesse at Keintech regarding a...

FWIW, I spoke to Jesse at Keintech regarding a DR650 with a TM40 carb and altitude. He lives in an area with some decent altitude changes and in his experience a well set up carb pumper or not will...
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 714
Posted By deeve
It's interesting, but I would think that a pumper...

It's interesting, but I would think that a pumper type carb would not like the altitude much, but some reading I have done suggests otherwise.
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 714
Posted By deeve
Thanks everyone. Doesn't sound like the carbs...

Thanks everyone. Doesn't sound like the carbs make toooo big of a difference on rides that don't get crazy high.

CNRED, I sent you an off topic pm
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-23-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 9,679
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,537,733
Posted By deeve
2010 990 Adventure-none nicer

The above would go great with my 990:evil
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1074500
http://marzfam.smugmug.com/photos/i-xhDfW8v/0/L/i-xhDfW8v-L.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 714
Posted By deeve
Carbs & Altitude vs FI?

This is more of a carb question, but I am curious..I am looking at going smaller riding for ADV style stuff. Going back and forth between a DR650 or a WR250R. l like the idea of FI for easier...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-21-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9,679
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,537,733
Posted By deeve
Funny...went to Motosport a week or so ago and...

Funny...went to Motosport a week or so ago and they had a 690 and a DR650 there...thought, hmmmm one of those would nice. Went there yesterday and they all were gone. You bought both bikes I was...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-21-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 316,642
Posted By deeve
Bestest 990 there is for sale

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1074500
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-21-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 316,642
Posted By deeve
Rox Risers?

Looking for some Rox Risers?
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1074466
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-20-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By deeve
CJ Designs Liquid Storage Tank with SW Motech QR Racks?

Has anyone installed the CJ Designs Liquid Storage tank with the quick detach side racks? Trying to figure out of it will fit

Thanks!
DAVE
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-18-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By deeve
My racks are these just sold through KTM ...

My racks are these just sold through KTM
...
Forum: Vendors 06-18-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 356,527
Posted By deeve
I just picked up my BC 40 duffel yesterday and I...

I just picked up my BC 40 duffel yesterday and I think it is a great size. It is big but you have the ability to compress it down. I have a 990 adventure so it fits well, but maybe A smaller framed...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-17-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By deeve
Any Pannier Racks Provide Extra Support (for tail rack?)

I am curious if any pannier racks are better then others at providing extra support for the tail rack? I just mounted a Rotopax 1.75 to the top of my Pelican case and even with the Rotopax full and...
Forum: Vendors 06-16-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 526
Views: 87,583
Posted By deeve
I just got the email..seems like a great...

I just got the email..seems like a great deal....I know its no Montana, but how does it handle tracks? Mostly creating your own tracks or loading tracks others have made is what I am curious about.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-14-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 883
Posted By deeve
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Vendors 06-13-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 356,527
Posted By deeve
Oh man... I know how you feel. I did the same...

Oh man... I know how you feel. I did the same thing. I noticed in the pic of Nicole filling orders there is a half full bottle of vodka or some other clear liquid behind her. If because of people...
Forum: Vendors 06-10-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 126,309
Posted By deeve
Starting Location Advice-Wendover?

Looking to leave in September after Labor Day with two of us. The plan is to do a 8 day loop with one day on either end to trailer the bikes down and back for ten days total. It looks like the best...
Forum: Vendors 06-08-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 356,527
Posted By deeve
Pass on too that one of my rack mount pieces was...

Pass on too that one of my rack mount pieces was milled about 3-4mm deeper then the other side where the grooves for the mounts go. I don't think it really weakens the mounting area much but does...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-07-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,176
Posted By deeve
My thoughts are that the black would add to heat...

My thoughts are that the black would add to heat or at least not help?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-06-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,785
Posted By deeve
Resurrecting and old thread, but how did this...

Resurrecting and old thread, but how did this adventure end up?

DAVE:freaky
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-02-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,176
Posted By deeve
There ya go! Thank you. DAVE

There ya go! Thank you.

DAVE
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-02-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,409
Posted By deeve
Correct. RC high is what I meant.

Correct. RC high is what I meant.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-02-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,409
Posted By deeve
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-01-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,409
Posted By deeve
I thought the same thing. Bought a set, did a...

I thought the same thing. Bought a set, did a comparison side by side and returned them. Lasted 6 more months before I decided to trust these FF. there is quite a difference right where it's needed
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-01-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,176
Posted By deeve
White Safari Tanks

Are the solid white (not the translucent) Safari tanks still being made and do they stay white or yellow over time?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-30-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By deeve
thanks! DAVE

thanks!

DAVE
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-30-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By deeve
Worth it to Just replace springs for big guy?

Quick question for those who may have been there before. Budget wise speaking I cannot afford to do a full suspension rework. Im about 255 without gear or luggage on the bike. Would it make sense...
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 110,975
Views: 22,550,189
Posted By deeve
Thanks! Good starting point. With Suzuki 0%...

Thanks! Good starting point. With Suzuki 0% financing I'm tempted to just go new. Something to be said for "free money" loan.
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 110,975
Views: 22,550,189
Posted By deeve
:freakyhttp://heartwestroute.blogspot.com/?m=1

:freakyhttp://heartwestroute.blogspot.com/?m=1
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 110,975
Views: 22,550,189
Posted By deeve
DR650 For Bigger Rider with Luggage

Hey all, I am looking at swapping my 990 Adventure for a DR650 as a do it all bike. Im not a two bike kinda guy and seem to be on a perpetual search for the best all around Adventure bike. There are...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 10:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015