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Forum: Vendors 07-22-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 28,615
Posted By Boredsurfer
Am I stupid?.... I want one of these for my 990...

Am I stupid?.... I want one of these for my 990 (hoping to take some weight off the front end)

Do you guys think it would work? Be kind... I am not mechanically gifted :)
Forum: Beasts 07-04-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,656
Posted By Boredsurfer
I call "Unicorn" :)

I call "Unicorn" :)
Forum: Equipment 06-20-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,927
Posted By Boredsurfer
turns out vibram in boston makes something called...

turns out vibram in boston makes something called the "T-Rex" - just what I am looking for. Product info seems pretty trick actually.

check it out:...
Forum: Equipment 06-20-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,927
Posted By Boredsurfer
Thanks Brian - ain't nothing you don't know:clap

Thanks Brian - ain't nothing you don't know:clap
Forum: Equipment 06-19-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,927
Posted By Boredsurfer
Hey Brian: maybe you can comment. I am...

Hey Brian:

maybe you can comment. I am thinking of putting Vibram soles on my Crossfire TA's for better traction and walking comfort..... do you think that would be possible? Any recommendations...
Forum: Beasts 06-10-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,913
Posted By Boredsurfer
"90/10 on road" - get a used 12 Triumph Tiger...

"90/10 on road" - get a used 12 Triumph Tiger Explorer - no question.
Forum: Beasts 06-06-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By Boredsurfer
TOO TRUE...:rofl the real problem is is why...

TOO TRUE...:rofl

the real problem is is why is it taking so long for manufacturers to find the DP sweet spot?
Forum: Beasts 06-06-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By Boredsurfer
it really just needs lowered pegs, a complete WR...

it really just needs lowered pegs, a complete WR front end and shock and a taller seat. Easy-peasy - hahahaha
Forum: Beasts 06-05-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By Boredsurfer
Somebody buy the new fz-07 and convert it for dualsport use....

....I'm too broke to do it myself :) and I don't trust that Yamaha will be delivering a dp version of that bike for years yet. That thing screams for good suspension and proper wheel sizes.
Forum: Vendors 05-26-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,239
Posted By Boredsurfer
FINALLY!!! THANKS FOR STEPPING UP TO BECOME THE...

FINALLY!!! THANKS FOR STEPPING UP TO BECOME THE DISTRIBUTOR. Any idea when Savas will be available in 21"/990 sizes?
Forum: Battle scooters 05-14-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,214
Posted By Boredsurfer
wow. amazing insights. Lot's of expertise here. i...

wow. amazing insights. Lot's of expertise here. i appreciate it. Looks like Zuma's, Vespas and Kymco's are the war to go for me. Restoring a vintage step vespa holds some interest, but in reality...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-11-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,214
Posted By Boredsurfer
gents: thanks for the replies. Of course, I...

gents:

thanks for the replies. Of course, I had to do some research because thats what we do here at adv :)....

I guess I should just ask: which is the most fun to ride (that's not a maxi)?
...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-11-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 567
Posted By Boredsurfer
New to scooters - run!!

So my shop in Glendale CA has a scooter everybody rides errands with. I take it to Traders Joe's everyday for lunch.

Bottom line: I frickin' love this thing.

I have a KTM 990 and an EXC 525,...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-11-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,214
Posted By Boredsurfer
New to scooters - run!!

So my shop in Glendale CA has a scooter everybody rides errands with. I take it to Traders Joe's everyday for lunch.

Bottom line: I frickin' love this thing.

I have a KTM 990 and an EXC 525,...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-11-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 771
Posted By Boredsurfer
a truly first world and good problem to have :) ...

a truly first world and good problem to have :)

I would lose one and add a 500 EXC and 300 XC-W.

Never have to shop for bikes again..... except for the Freeride which might come next year :)
Forum: Orange Crush 05-02-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,785
Posted By Boredsurfer
I am in Sales for Pro Italia in Glendale CA (L.A....

I am in Sales for Pro Italia in Glendale CA (L.A. area). We just became a KTM dealer so we got our allotment late (I have been told no more till 2015). As a result, I have 4 standards and 3 "R"'s...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-12-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By Boredsurfer
Right? Thanks fast 40. Party starting in 15...

Right? Thanks fast 40.

Party starting in 15 minutes gents. Tell your friends!

Ride safe.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-12-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By Boredsurfer
Yo Devo - p.m.'ed you.

Yo Devo - p.m.'ed you.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-12-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By Boredsurfer
Hey junglemotortours - sorry for the delayed...

Hey junglemotortours - sorry for the delayed response. Busy as hell here :)

So you know the deal - KTM has not released details on when that line of bikes will be available for sale.

Trust me...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By Boredsurfer
Ugh... I knew this was gonna happen :) Seriously,...

Ugh... I knew this was gonna happen :) Seriously, just wanted to make the LA county guys know about a new alternative is all. Move. Flame. Delete. :D
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By Boredsurfer
Come help us launch the new KTM Dealer in SoCal

Hey Guys:

First things first - please don't nuke this thread because I am not trying to sell you anything :)

I am the new Sales Monkey here at Pro Italia and I wanted to let you guys know about...
Forum: Beasts 04-07-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 528
Views: 107,092
Posted By Boredsurfer
Hey Baja Dad - p.m. sent.

Hey Baja Dad - p.m. sent.
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1,873
Views: 236,926
Posted By Boredsurfer
Post up your impressions - tempted to trade my...

Post up your impressions - tempted to trade my 990 for one.
Forum: Beasts 03-21-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 51,827
Posted By Boredsurfer
so apparently Gen II's are hitting US dealers...

so apparently Gen II's are hitting US dealers already. Any reviews yet?! In particular to the Gen 1 flashed - I'm sure that's the review a lot of us wanna hear. 2 hp increase does not seem like much,...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Boredsurfer
I'll teach ya....

I'll teach ya....
Forum: Orange Crush 02-18-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 12,885
Posted By Boredsurfer
I call bullshit of course BUT........ ...

I call bullshit of course BUT........

apparently the 1190 was ready for release in 2010. The launch was halted due to the economy.

There might be some merit to this rumor. Can't imagine...
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 673
Views: 108,160
Posted By Boredsurfer
Here in SoCal I have had a quote as low as 11K...

Here in SoCal I have had a quote as low as 11K BEFORE they add on all the bullshit fees.....and those vary depending on dealer.

I also know that Yamaha has a $500+ rebate on this model to get...
Forum: Beasts 02-12-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 26,849
Posted By Boredsurfer
PICS PICS PICS! or it didn't happen.... So Mexico...

PICS PICS PICS! or it didn't happen.... So Mexico got them before Europe? Awesome.

We would all love to see some dyno numbers if that is something you plan on doing....
Forum: Vendors 02-11-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,452
Posted By Boredsurfer
I haven't read the whole thread but forgive me if...

I haven't read the whole thread but forgive me if this has been covered.

Here's my take:

1) More video. You can host it on cycle world.com - we need more action footage, (but skip video from...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-05-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,790
Posted By Boredsurfer
And here we go..... t-minus 4 years and counting...

And here we go..... t-minus 4 years and counting :cry
Forum: Beasts 01-29-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,915
Posted By Boredsurfer
Yeah I hear ya - I'm conflicted believe me....

Yeah I hear ya - I'm conflicted believe me. Believe it or not, I just miss shaft drive. :rofl This is has been my own humble experience (YMMV) - once you get a dual sport thumper, you'll want a more...
Forum: Beasts 01-26-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,915
Posted By Boredsurfer
I run the E-07's on both ends of my 990 - love...

I run the E-07's on both ends of my 990 - love the tire for the desert here in SoCal but I would like a more knobby front for better braking. I think I will go TKC on the front if I keep the 990........
Forum: Beasts 01-20-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24,044
Views: 4,359,272
Posted By Boredsurfer
I empathize with you - these big Enduros are...

I empathize with you - these big Enduros are tough to get right in this regard. The problem is distance from the screen to the rider. Dirty air collapses around the screen - usually right on our...
Forum: Beasts 01-16-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By Boredsurfer
good luck.

good luck.
Forum: Beasts 01-16-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By Boredsurfer
if this were CA a FACTORY plated bike would win...

if this were CA a FACTORY plated bike would win hands down. In CO I'm pretty sure you can plate any 4 stroke so that settles it :)
Forum: Beasts 01-16-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By Boredsurfer
some might say that purchasing a bike based on...

some might say that purchasing a bike based on resale is too rational a basis for buying one. Seeing as though any of these will blow your tackle back it is a sound criteria I guess.

The KTM will...
Forum: Beasts 01-16-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By Boredsurfer
I don't really know what I am talking about, but...

I don't really know what I am talking about, but I have researched these bikes some.

1) 500 XCW - The gold standard. If you can plate it in CO I would just end your search here and buy it. Fuel...
Forum: Beasts 01-12-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,443
Posted By Boredsurfer
this might sum it up - from another post in...

this might sum it up - from another post in another thread:

"I've been thinking of getting rid of my Tenere. I even test rode a couple of bikes recently.

It's not really that there is anything...
Forum: Beasts 01-12-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,443
Posted By Boredsurfer
I'd like to hear too.... I'm all over the place...

I'd like to hear too.... I'm all over the place again:rofl

I have a 990 now - I've owned 3 GS'es before.

I like the 990, but if I could be honest, I don't love it. It is better in the dirt...
Forum: Beasts 12-30-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 24,044
Views: 4,359,272
Posted By Boredsurfer
Now this has me excited. That is a good price on...

Now this has me excited. That is a good price on a flash.

Okay, so forgive me (for some reason this question seems to irritate S10 riders) but does anyone have any idea how much hp and ft/lbs can...
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