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Forum: Equipment 06-16-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,172
Posted By squidhunter
+1 Mine is going strong after 7 years of almost...

+1
Mine is going strong after 7 years of almost daily use. I just picked up a pair of their elk skin roper competition gloves that I like better than all the other gloves I've used. 'Stich makes...
Forum: Thumpers 03-10-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 98,761
Views: 18,840,447
Posted By squidhunter
Yep, it wasn't hard. I used a short Allen wrench...

Yep, it wasn't hard. I used a short Allen wrench small enough to fit under the clutch assembly to break it loose, then a longer one with a ball end to take it the rest of the way out. Assembly is...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 98,761
Views: 18,840,447
Posted By squidhunter
I decided to check my NSU screws today. I have a...

I decided to check my NSU screws today. I have a 2011 that I bought new and have racked up around 6500 miles. I cracked open the case and this is what I found....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-12-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 43,827
Posted By squidhunter
I. LOVE. This. Thread! :clap I have...

I.
LOVE.
This.
Thread!
:clap

I have a serious case of wanderlust. I need to get some dirt on my tires.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-21-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10,139
Views: 3,233,519
Posted By squidhunter
Here's my latest ride. On the way home from the...

Here's my latest ride. On the way home from the dealer.
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Bringing-the-DR-Home/i-7mQMxsR/0/L/IMG3454-L.jpg
And 200 miles later ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 1,578
Views: 333,239
Posted By squidhunter
Here she is, 200 miles on the odo, first time on...

Here she is, 200 miles on the odo, first time on dirt. Trailwings suck, especially on ice.
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/11412-Mt-Hough/i-T6QGM3x/0/L/IMG0062-L.jpg
I guess I should...
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,444
Posted By squidhunter
Also, Motoexotica in Vacaville, CA specializes in...

Also, Motoexotica in Vacaville, CA specializes in oddball dual-sports like the ATK. That's where I got most of my parts when I had my 605. Congrats on finding yours. They're fun!
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 98,761
Views: 18,840,447
Posted By squidhunter
Chico yes, Chicopee no:lol3 I hope wally finds...

Chico yes, Chicopee no:lol3
I hope wally finds his bike, I'd be beyond pissed if someone swiped my ride.
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 98,761
Views: 18,840,447
Posted By squidhunter
After countless hours of research, flip-flopping...

After countless hours of research, flip-flopping between various bikes and finally figuring out what I wanted out of a bike, here she is:
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,766
Posted By squidhunter
I always enjoy a good ride report, I'll put the...

I always enjoy a good ride report, I'll put the book in my Que.
Forum: Ride reports 09-12-2011, 03:58 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,850
Posted By squidhunter
Great report! Europe is on my must do list after...

Great report! Europe is on my must do list after talking with you guys the other day. Funny thing, I didnt know sarmen are engaged until I read your report. Although I thought they might have...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-21-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 888
Views: 109,324
Posted By squidhunter
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Other/Rhino-Fun-820...

http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Other/Rhino-Fun-82011/i-fLsr8Ss/0/XL/IMG3369-XL.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 08-20-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 25,467
Posted By squidhunter
Incredible write up! I really enjoy seeing some...

Incredible write up! I really enjoy seeing some serious skills being put into play like this.
That said, someday, I'd like to get a GS, but I don't have access to a machine shop and don't have...
Forum: Road warriors 04-22-2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 45,383
Posted By squidhunter
Getting ready for riding season. Before: ...

Getting ready for riding season.

Before:

http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Blackbird/IMG3209/1255929247_csKkw28-XL.jpg

After...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-19-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,245
Posted By squidhunter
Quincy, CA. About an hour from the lake

Quincy, CA. About an hour from the lake
Forum: Road warriors 09-16-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,432
Posted By squidhunter
These threads usually end up nit-picking each...

These threads usually end up nit-picking each bike to pieces and also throws in a few that you dont even list as an option.

Lets cut to the chase: Buy the one that blows YOUR skirt up the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-07-2010, 07:57 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 73,816
Posted By squidhunter
Ca 139

http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Other/Roadside-Sculptures-CA139/IMG2015/515456218_Ywkwj-XL.jpg

http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Other/Roadside-Sculptures-CA139/IMG2009/515449228_2jVDN-XL.jpg
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-30-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 14,789
Posted By squidhunter
Ok, comfort-wise I was pleasantly surprised with...

Ok, comfort-wise I was pleasantly surprised with the XX. Coming off a KLR and going to the XX was a big change. I was expecting it to be less comfortable than the KLR, but on the 300 mile ride...
Forum: Road warriors 08-29-2010, 09:25 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 14,789
Posted By squidhunter
I'm blaming this thread for me getting this...

I'm blaming this thread for me getting this yesterday:

http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Blackbird/IMG3191/987420803_QZSVZ-XL.jpg

I traded my KLR straight across for it. LOVE this...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-11-2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By squidhunter
Quincy no longer has a Yamaha dealer, but a new...

Quincy no longer has a Yamaha dealer, but a new repair shop recently opened right on the east end of Quincy on the main drag. I cant find the phone number, but I ride past the shop every day, I KNOW...
Forum: Thumpers 08-11-2010, 06:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,640
Posted By squidhunter
I've ridden my '00 at a steady GPS-indicated...

I've ridden my '00 at a steady GPS-indicated 70mph for 4-5 hours at a stretch on the slab on several occasions. It does fine and has a bit left for passing. It's not the ideal bike for that kinda...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,690
Posted By squidhunter
:huh could someone please explain how that's...

:huh
could someone please explain how that's $12,500 better than the garden-variety KLR?
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2010, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8,417
Views: 1,996,946
Posted By squidhunter
Last weekend Crater Lake, OR ...

Last weekend
Crater Lake, OR
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Lassen-VolcanicCrater-Lake-NP/IMGP1523/961518889_DDmG9-XL.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 08-04-2010, 06:18 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,578
Posted By squidhunter
I love the looks of this bike. I wonder if it's...

I love the looks of this bike. I wonder if it's as simple as swapping in longer shocks to get the lean angle back? Coming from a sport-bike background I need a bike thats capable of maintaining a...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 9,180
Views: 3,575,723
Posted By squidhunter
Those are some great pics you posted...

Those are some great pics you posted crosscountry. Any one of them is front page material IMHO
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2010, 08:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,675
Posted By squidhunter
I also have a 30" inseam and ride a KLR. The...

I also have a 30" inseam and ride a KLR. The only time the height and top heavyness becomes an issue is when I'm heaving the pig off the side-stand when its parked off-camber. However, I do have...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2010, 08:02 AM
Replies: 1,622
Views: 257,480
Posted By squidhunter
Yep. I'm glad I remembered that advice I...

Yep.
I'm glad I remembered that advice I first read on this site when I was out there. It was when I slowed down when I dropped it. Sure is exciting having a 400lb pig dancing around under me...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2010, 07:33 AM
Replies: 1,622
Views: 257,480
Posted By squidhunter
My thumper took me through my first experience...

My thumper took me through my first experience with sand. 6 miles of deep, nasty, wooped-out sand. I only dropped it once. Not bad for a (relative) n00b on a stock KLR:norton
No sand pics, I was...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2010, 07:20 AM
Replies: 8,417
Views: 1,996,946
Posted By squidhunter
I finally got my KLR into some decent dirt around...

I finally got my KLR into some decent dirt around Pyramid Lake, NV

This is when you KNOW you're in the middle of nowhere:...
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8,417
Views: 1,996,946
Posted By squidhunter
My bike does the same thing. I'll have to give...

My bike does the same thing. I'll have to give that trick a shot next time:thumbup
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2010, 10:27 PM
Replies: 8,417
Views: 1,996,946
Posted By squidhunter
+1 That thing is hideous. Is a bit of...

+1

That thing is hideous.
Is a bit of wind really that bad?
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By squidhunter
KLR shock swap

I've Googled and I've posted questions on the two big KLR forums, but no joy.

I know it's possible to swap decent forks onto a KLR, but what about a decent shock? For example: I put a 636 shock...
Forum: Ride reports 03-02-2010, 07:13 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,281
Posted By squidhunter
This is a truly great ride report. Honestly one...

This is a truly great ride report. Honestly one of the best I've seen here.
I look forward to coming installments.
:lurk
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2010, 07:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 681
Posted By squidhunter
:tb WANT I hope they bring it to the US

:tb
WANT

I hope they bring it to the US
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2010, 06:42 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 25,607
Posted By squidhunter
I'm glad to see so many high-mile KLRs...

I'm glad to see so many high-mile KLRs represented.

I just picked up a 2000 with 3000 miles for $2k:deal I've been giving it a good going over while waiting for this white crap to go away. I'm...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2010, 07:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 909
Posted By squidhunter
Check the flea market in a few weeks. I plan to...

Check the flea market in a few weeks. I plan to put mine up for sale soon. ~$2000 OBO:deal
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2009, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2,183
Views: 534,124
Posted By squidhunter
WOW Thats impressive. Most riders I know sell or...

WOW Thats impressive. Most riders I know sell or wreck their bikes well before hitting the 100k mark. Do you have any secrets to share regarding making a bike run into 200k+ figures?
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-16-2009, 09:31 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 34,846
Posted By squidhunter
Ebbetts Pass ...

Ebbetts Pass
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/photos/603515155_2NLPC-XL.jpg

CA-25
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/photos/381502159_6wDq6-XL.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-10-2009, 07:24 AM
Replies: 888
Views: 109,324
Posted By squidhunter
Ebbets Pass-Mosquito Lake ...

Ebbets Pass-Mosquito Lake
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/photos/603484419_JCEkN-XL.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 08-10-2009, 07:09 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 10,792
Posted By squidhunter
Mt. Huff Lookout-Plumas NF ...

Mt. Huff Lookout-Plumas NF
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/photos/560577722_UNJeG-XL.jpg

Overlooks Indian Valley
http://squidhunter.smugmug.com/photos/560578182_aWno8-XL.jpg

Near Crystal Lake....
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