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Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By Wookazoid
WR250. Back in 2006, I got the hankering, like...

WR250. Back in 2006, I got the hankering, like you, for a new 250cc woods machine. I wanted the WR but thought I wanted an aluminum frame. I knew the WR would get one in '07 but I couldn't wait so...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
I can't say about the 2-stroke but I know a 450...

I can't say about the 2-stroke but I know a 450 Beta's clutch will go south after pulling a KTM400 out of the woods... that is missing it's rear wheel. Ask me how I know.

Greg
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,435
Posted By Wookazoid
XR400R? Depends on what type of riding you want...

XR400R? Depends on what type of riding you want to do. I'm a huge/colossal fan of the XR400R... and just XR's in general. I've had a bunch of them including a 1998 XR400R. They will pretty much go...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
2-smoker of choice?

Yeah, I'd go with one of these:
http://i1296.photobucket.com/albums/ag4/gregn726/CZ%20001_zpscabs2hvq.jpg (http://s1296.photobucket.com/user/gregn726/media/CZ%20001_zpscabs2hvq.jpg.html)

I wish...
Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Valve Cover Repair

I wasn't even going to bother posting the question of why my XRL started missing yesterday afternoon. I figured it was too trivial and I was smart enough to find the problem. However, a new set of...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-06-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 9,327
Views: 779,259
Posted By Wookazoid
Since I was late to the party (actually got lost...

Since I was late to the party (actually got lost backtracking and didn't bother looking at my GPS for the trail), I had no idea what everyone was up to when I got back to the site of the incident. I...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-06-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 9,327
Views: 779,259
Posted By Wookazoid
ARA Pre-Easter Ride

I originally didn't plan on attending the ARA ride this past Saturday since it was on Easter weekend and figured I'd be doing the family thing, but my wife made me go, believe it or not. I think she...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 280,826
Posted By Wookazoid
After seeing yours, it makes me second guess...

After seeing yours, it makes me second guess ditching the blue plastic. Looks nice! I see you have the 2012+ front fender... I like that.

Greg
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Without opening the "mounting of the Acerbis 5.7...

Without opening the "mounting of the Acerbis 5.7 gallon tank and what the heck is that little zinc plated bar for" can of worms, suffice it to say my tank rested on the R/R, probably moved around a...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
That's where I relocated mine after my Acerbis...

That's where I relocated mine after my Acerbis tank squeezed it enough to break the mounting studs. I haven't had any issues with it mounted there.



I need to come run a hare scramble when you...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
MX or hare scrambles? I see that Redlined has a...

MX or hare scrambles? I see that Redlined has a series but couldn't tell what type. Doesn't matter as you have a lot more skill/endurance than I have to wrestle the pig around like that. My hat is...
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
I used to ride trials down in Texas in the late...

I used to ride trials down in Texas in the late 1970's and agree that it does help you to be a better woods rider. I had a chance at an older Fantic a year or so ago... getting another one is on my...
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Where was this at? It wasn't Zinc Ranch BJEC,...

Where was this at? It wasn't Zinc Ranch BJEC, was it?

Greg
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Steel braided brake line

Get the cheaper Tusk from Rockymountain. I bought a rear and when it came in it had Galfer stamped on it.

Greg
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 280,826
Posted By Wookazoid
I just about have my 2009 finished up. Bought it...

I just about have my 2009 finished up. Bought it around three weeks ago but have been slowly converting from dirt only to street legal status, which isn't very hard in Arkansas. Here is pretty close...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,098
Posted By Wookazoid
We had a dealer here in NE Arkansas that...

We had a dealer here in NE Arkansas that distributed (sold) CRE's from Honda of Italy (converted CR's) that were imported maybe from E-Line. I do remember that Kevin Hines was involved. I bought a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-14-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 89,015
Posted By Wookazoid
I had hip "resurfacing" and was riding my KLR at...

I had hip "resurfacing" and was riding my KLR at five weeks after on each hip. Granted, I didn't do anything hardcore for a while. Back to racing after a year.

Five weeks was probably too soon by...
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Doh! Hacksaw blade, why didn't I think of that!...

Doh! Hacksaw blade, why didn't I think of that! Thanks!

I did set my XRL aside when I brought home an '09 WR450F a couple of weeks ago and began the streetification of it thinking it would make a...
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Thanks for everyone's advice. I pulled the cam...

Thanks for everyone's advice. I pulled the cam and sprocket back off to try to get that chain back on but the darned guide seems to be keeping me from sliding it over onto it's happy home (sprocket)....
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Gosh I hate to break this string of conversation...

Gosh I hate to break this string of conversation about lighting since it is some good stuff but I have a simple question: Has anyone ever gotten their cam chain off of the lower sprocket (on the end...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-11-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2,960
Views: 191,461
Posted By Wookazoid
Well darn, I'm out for this weekend. Sort of...

Well darn, I'm out for this weekend. Sort of like Scotty, I picked up another machine and have been frantically trying to get it ready but want to give it some local riding "shake-downs" before...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-05-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 2,960
Views: 191,461
Posted By Wookazoid
That was the icing on the cake on last year's...

That was the icing on the cake on last year's ride.

Greg
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-05-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2,960
Views: 191,461
Posted By Wookazoid
Whew! I just checked the Nat'l Forest website...

Whew! I just checked the Nat'l Forest website and confirmed that Wolf Pen Gap would reopen on March 13th. That had me worried!

Greg
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Thanks for the info... I'm proud to say I've...

Thanks for the info... I'm proud to say I've already done that since I'm on this forum a lot picking up tips from everyone. In fact, that was the very first thing I did.



I'll check that...
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
I've never understood the Hog fanaticism around...

I've never understood the Hog fanaticism around here even though I'm on the opposite side of the state. I'm originally from north Texas (go Mustangs?) and went to Arkansas STATE U. I was in...
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
CDI blues

So yes, I'm aware that the CDI is suspect in many dead XRL stories.

Mine, a 2007 model, will at least once every month or two, just not start. Not in the morning or when cold, but typically on a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-12-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 9,327
Views: 779,259
Posted By Wookazoid
I think I recognize the hill you bit it on Tim......

I think I recognize the hill you bit it on Tim... I believe that is on, what we call, Colorado Trail. That sure looked nasty and am glad you survived! I'll be up there on the work day so will make...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-22-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 9,327
Views: 779,259
Posted By Wookazoid
Darn you guys have all the fun! Greg

Darn you guys have all the fun!

Greg
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-07-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9,327
Views: 779,259
Posted By Wookazoid
Brock

Since we're on the subject of Brock Creek, I'll go ahead and put my plug in for the Adventure Riders of Arkansas (ARA) trail maintenance day we have tentatively scheduled for February 21st at Brock. ...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-06-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9,327
Views: 779,259
Posted By Wookazoid
Brock

Bo, all I have to say is I told you so. Have you ever wondered why I choose my CRF250X over my Big Red Pig when doing a lot of the rides in that area, especially with Pete and Devro?

Any place...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-13-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,431
Posted By Wookazoid
I don't know when all this went down, but it...

I don't know when all this went down, but it looks like yesterday afternoon by the post on the ADR site. Hopefully they're all over this and are at least in the process of doing damage control. I may...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-12-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,431
Posted By Wookazoid
I try to refrain from ATV bashing as I own a...

I try to refrain from ATV bashing as I own a utility four wheeler that I use on my farm plus I raced them extensively up until the early 1990's and for a brief stint in 2005 (while recovering from a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-12-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,431
Posted By Wookazoid
My heart goes out to you living that close. It's...

My heart goes out to you living that close. It's 200 miles from me but that never stopped us from riding there frequently. I feel bad for Ronnie Tanner too since he was out there almost every week.
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
So just how bad do your splines really look? ...

So just how bad do your splines really look?

I learned the hard way after running a high-quality and expensive Primary Drives XRL countershaft sprocket. I got probably ten miles from my house...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-12-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,431
Posted By Wookazoid
That just absolutely breaks my heart. That had to...

That just absolutely breaks my heart. That had to be my favorite place to ride since it was probably the best flowing single-track around. It was also my wife's favorite place to ride. It was great...
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
I'm 155/55 and was at 158/58 last winter and it...

I'm 155/55 and was at 158/58 last winter and it was no different. I first attributed the better mileage in the spring to dropping down but alas, I'm right back where I started.

Greg
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
That's an interesting point. I run premium all...

That's an interesting point. I run premium all the time in my XR and my CRF250X but when I either mistakingly run regular or am desperate and run lawnmower gas, I've never heard a ping out of either...
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
I'm not really sure of the particular mix we have...

I'm not really sure of the particular mix we have here in NE Arkansas but I do pretty much consistently buy premium at the same chain of quick shops. I believe they're all 10% ethanol around here as...
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 83,730
Views: 9,587,089
Posted By Wookazoid
Summer vs. winter blends of gas

So does anyone else have a drop in gas mileage in the winter? I thought it was my imagination but last winter I was getting a consistent 37 MPG, then spring roller around and it went up to 42. Now...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-09-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,278
Posted By Wookazoid
I busted a chunk out of my left side canal aid...

I busted a chunk out of my left side canal aid pulling my helmet off a few years back when it hit the asphalt. Haven't ridden with them in since.

Greg
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