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 494
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: boardrider247
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-02-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 20,776
Views: 935,148
Posted By boardrider247
Hmmm I'll have to check on ours. I haven't...

Hmmm I'll have to check on ours. I haven't noticed any berries yet but the damn plants are taking over our property. Which I am mostly OK with
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-29-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Yes, so it would need to be enough force to bend...

Yes, so it would need to be enough force to bend 1/4" aluminum plate.



:rofl

Just for giggles I'm going to give it a decent thrashing and see what happens.
Honestly I am a front brake guy....
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-29-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Point taken. I will order some material today and...

Point taken. I will order some material today and build a proper rod, this was built through me trying to avoid welding a tab onto the swingarm.

Though I will say now that it has been brought up...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-29-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Lot's of work was done yesterday and things are...

Lot's of work was done yesterday and things are very near to completion.

Mounted up a set of knobbies on my new 18" rear wheel.
Dunlop 908 front and 606 rear.
Also installed my highway dirt...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-25-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Thanks for the heads up. I'll cut some pieces and...

Thanks for the heads up. I'll cut some pieces and box the angled mount in for strength
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-24-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Mounted the key switch and rode her around the...

Mounted the key switch and rode her around the yard for a bit. Suspension cycles nicely with no clearance issues :clap

The fairing is about 90% finished. I still need to find a plug for the high...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-15-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
I think it will be OK. There is about 1/4"...

I think it will be OK. There is about 1/4" clearance, I'll be pretty careful with it the first go round and if there is a problem I'll just switch to a different style clamp.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-14-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
A Lynx fairing popped up for a good price in the...

A Lynx fairing popped up for a good price in the FM and I jumped on it. It was intended for a BMW Xchallenge but I was able to make it fit the old DR. Alot of trial and error building mounts and...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-02-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Oh and a couple pics of how the DRZ shock clears...

Oh and a couple pics of how the DRZ shock clears the exhaust, it's tight but looks like there will be enough room.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5337/17466622433_b76a750f6b_b.jpg...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-02-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Well a little progress is still being made on...

Well a little progress is still being made on this project. Mostly boring stuff like routing cables and tying down wiring.

Airbox modded...
Forum: The Garage 05-29-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,530
Posted By boardrider247
Better cut Faster Cleaner Less damage to...

Better cut
Faster
Cleaner
Less damage to the part

And one evolution saw I bought was only $450
Forum: The Garage 05-29-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,530
Posted By boardrider247
I just bought one of these for my job site ...

I just bought one of these for my job site
https://evolutionpowertools.com/us/steel/evosaw380.php

It hasn't made a cut yet but the guys at the steel supplier were raving about them. So I figured...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-27-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4,889
Views: 837,288
Posted By boardrider247
Cheap workhorse ATV

Located 25 miles north of St. Paul
Contact me via email Boardrider247 at gmail dot com
Asking $900 (pretty firm on that price any less and it's better for me to just keep it around)

96 Polaris...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-26-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 20,776
Views: 935,148
Posted By boardrider247
I think you got it :rofl

I think you got it :rofl
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-22-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
:kboom So after waiting ten days and not...

:kboom

So after waiting ten days and not recieving any shipping info on my light I sent the seller a message asking where my light was. They responded by simply canceling my order rather then...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-20-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Fitting the DRZ400 shock to a DR 650

Ok, I am not finished with this part of the project yet but I thought I would try and put all of the info I have into one spot for the future.

Things which need to be done to make a DRZ 400 shock...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-20-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
No progress on the wheels at the moment. A very...

No progress on the wheels at the moment. A very kind local ADV'r is turning the spacers for me and right now I am patiently waiting for him to have time to finish those up.

But right now the bike...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-16-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 20,776
Views: 935,148
Posted By boardrider247
Do I remember someone here looking for a WR250f? ...

Do I remember someone here looking for a WR250f?
My buddy is moving and would like to sell his in the next few weeks.
It's a 08. Relatively low hours as it hasn't been ridden in the last 3 seasons....
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-14-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
I ended up buying a BD LaPaz 8" headlight. It...

I ended up buying a BD LaPaz 8" headlight. It looks like they discontinued the halogen model but some vendors still have old stock. I wasn't interested in spending the coin for a HID version so I'll...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-08-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 20,776
Views: 935,148
Posted By boardrider247
I'd be open for it. However as of yesterday...

I'd be open for it. However as of yesterday Nemadji is still closed.
And I'm sure the rain forecasted for the next week won't help that situation.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-07-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 20,776
Views: 935,148
Posted By boardrider247
Just sayin :evil ...

Just sayin :evil
https://c4.staticflickr.com/8/7755/17228247659_6302b27d6c_o.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/sfpgNK)Untitled (https://flic.kr/p/sfpgNK) by Danny Knowlan...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-07-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
:rofl That is umm interesting. The first...

:rofl
That is umm interesting.

The first DR that I bought had the same goofy led sort of set up. Maybe I will try those out and see if I can make something work.
Forum: The Garage 05-07-2015, 03:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By boardrider247
There are electronic sensors that control engine...

There are electronic sensors that control engine functions associated with the transmission. Swapping in a 727 would make these unhappy.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-06-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
I picked up a used TM 40 from a local guy...

I picked up a used TM 40 from a local guy yesterday and bolted it on right away.
Bike fired up and seems to run great now. Next step is to order a trail tech unit and start routing/cleaning up all...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-03-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
It's alive!!! After messing around a bunch with...

It's alive!!!
After messing around a bunch with the carb I was able to get the bike to run on it's own for a little bit.
The carb is in need of a serious cleaning. The gas that was left in there...
Forum: Thumpers 05-03-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 111,196
Views: 22,599,397
Posted By boardrider247
Check the inside of the flywheel very closely. ...

Check the inside of the flywheel very closely.
That is where my errant washer ended up and destroyed my stator.

She is running now though:clap
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-03-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 20,776
Views: 935,148
Posted By boardrider247
My Super DR project bike it up and running engine...

My Super DR project bike it up and running engine sounds good without any unusual noises. Time to start buying parts and get it put together:clap
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-02-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 262,805
Posted By boardrider247
http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/news/tenneco-marzo...

http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/news/tenneco-marzocchi-closing-factory/
For anyone else interested. Looks like it is more then a case of just moving facilities to Asia.

Guess it wasn't such a...
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 111,196
Views: 22,599,397
Posted By boardrider247
Not sure how far north you are. But if you...

Not sure how far north you are.
But if you wanted to come to my place I would help you swap tires. They are easy once you do a bunch of them.

I'm just north of St. Paul
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By boardrider247
https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8743/16498886864_3d...

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8743/16498886864_3de4ffd00b_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/r8X7fC)su0408004063 (https://flic.kr/p/r8X7fC) by boardrider247 (https://www.flickr.com/people/35294907@N04/), on...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-29-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
We have spark:killen:dllama New stator is in...

We have spark:killen:dllama

New stator is in and everything assembled. I just gave it a quick bump as the gasket goo hasn't set up yet so it is not full of oil.

But I couldn't help myself and...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-29-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
I ordered from eShocks. Same deal. Ended up...

I ordered from eShocks. Same deal.
Ended up about $70 for 8.1 spring.
http://www.eshocks.com/hyp_ind.asp?SubCheck=5+IDQ2%2E&Free_Length=0Q1&SubChar=Q
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-29-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
For now yes. I still have the factory key switch...

For now yes. I still have the factory key switch wired up. I was trying to make sure it ran before changing too many things. :D

Just now I went on a bit of a ebay spree and ordered a DRZ shock,...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-28-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Yea it's a good thing I got a relative deal on...

Yea it's a good thing I got a relative deal on this one.
This is the first project bike I have actually kept good records of how much I'm spending on it.

I won't be doing that again:rofl
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-28-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
New high output stator and AGM battery should be...

New high output stator and AGM battery should be here tomorrow.
If all goes well I would like to have this thing running by the weekend.
Of course I still need to buy a seat, tank and plastic...
Forum: The Garage 04-28-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By boardrider247
:rofl You must still be thinking of the 727....

:rofl

You must still be thinking of the 727. In 94 when the second gen ram came out they moved to the updated electronically controlled version of the 727 and added overdrive as I recal. When that...
Forum: The Garage 04-27-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By boardrider247
No idea of the quality ...

No idea of the quality
http://www.stylintrucks.com/parts/shift_point_transmission_assembly/1104000409_SHITR90046.aspx#
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-27-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
Pulled off the stator cover today and think I...

Pulled off the stator cover today and think I found my problem.
The washer I dropped and couldn't find during assembly of the stator.
Yeah that landed on the inside of the flywheel and stuck to the...
Forum: The Garage 04-27-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By boardrider247
There has to be a small Indy trans shop around...

There has to be a small Indy trans shop around you can have do the work.
I have three or four within ten minutes of my house that specialize in transmissions.

We had the trans in my dads 95 2500...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-26-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,850
Posted By boardrider247
I'm going to hang onto it at least until I sort...

I'm going to hang onto it at least until I sort out my problem.
When I get the bike running I'll shoot you a pm and we can figure some thing out.:beer
Showing results 1 to 40 of 494

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:25 AM.


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