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Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,038
Posted By Weldit
I have been there done that ! I wound 70 turns...

I have been there done that !
I wound 70 turns of #18 wire on all 10 poles for a total of 700 turns
I figured the more the better - I was wrong ( also on a 600 Honda)
it has a super high voltage...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 922
Posted By Weldit
just calling it like I see it ! BUT I am a...

just calling it like I see it !

BUT I am a bit of a power junkie !

- you are right though that I may get beat-up for the truth ! :wink:
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 922
Posted By Weldit
I rode one and was really disappointed - the...

I rode one and was really disappointed - the power was lame
some love these bikes - more like riding a 2 stroke
rev the hell out of it in every gear - your good
no torque on the bottom at all !...
Forum: Canada 06-10-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,725
Posted By Weldit
cogeco also drops SPEED Channel

looks like the Speedchannel is dropping off Cogego's line up july 15

Speed Channel removal | Cogeco - Ontario (http://www.cogeco.ca/web/on/en/residential/speedchannel/)

oh well ?
Forum: Orange Crush 04-03-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 32,976
Posted By Weldit
Sorry I can't help but this thread may have...

Sorry I can't help
but this thread may have saved me a LOT of money

the wind noise is my biggest problem on my 990 Adv

actually entertained trading for a 1190 to help this out
some have...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-25-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By Weldit
what about the rear line for the 2013 BAJA 990 ...

what about the rear line for the 2013 BAJA 990
it doesn't have abs.
Forum: Canada 03-04-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,725
Posted By Weldit
If you are looking for something to fill the void...

If you are looking for something to fill the void after Speed has been flushed down
take a look at motor trend U-tube channel Motor Trend Channel - YouTube...
Forum: Canada 03-04-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,725
Posted By Weldit
Really I don't see a big loss as Speed has been...

Really I don't see a big loss as Speed has been in a fast downward spiral
about the time they changed from "Speedvision" to speed channel

nothing worth watching left other than Moto Gp

I...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-23-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,389
Posted By Weldit
I took 4 pieces of small rubber 1/8" vaccum hose...

I took 4 pieces of small rubber 1/8" vaccum hose 2.5" long
and split them down the length then used these to replace
the white plastic things - which were all destroyed anyways
hope that makes...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,282
Posted By Weldit
this filter comparison was already done on...

this filter comparison was already done on another thread
I can't seem to find the pix - but there was a definite difference in the
size of the foam cells - not just a paint on logo.
Forum: Thumpers 10-11-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 973,255
Posted By Weldit
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I knew you would be happy - same as me - now to address my oil useage ! :eek1
Forum: Thumpers 10-09-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,504
Posted By Weldit
I have done this and found my bathroom scale was...

I have done this and found my bathroom scale was flexing with the tire only having
one contact point - as opposed to your feet spreading over a larger area.

probably because it's a cheap unit and...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-08-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 688
Posted By Weldit
it's HERE :GTA Riders MegaThread - Page 1425 -...

it's HERE :GTA Riders MegaThread - Page 1425 - ADVrider (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=106586&page=1425)
:wink:
Forum: Thumpers 10-05-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 973,255
Posted By Weldit
get the cam chain tensioner mine was the same...

get the cam chain tensioner
mine was the same - rode it last year like that and just got used to it ?
ordered the tensioner over last winter
this spring when I got out bike it seemed a lot...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-05-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,401
Posted By Weldit
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Thanks for the input , as I am 6'8" I was thinking of the taller 1190 screen
I like the way it is leaned back to...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-01-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,063
Posted By Weldit
I have the abs and it may prove usefull some day...

I have the abs and it may prove usefull some day and save me but
it is totally useless in the dirt - down right scary as the rear brake does nothing
you can turn off the abs - but have to turn it...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-01-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,401
Posted By Weldit
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cool your jets Buddy ! for I am not alone on this !
take a look at this :Windscreen Disgust ...... again - ADVrider...
Forum: Canada 09-29-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 30,495
Posted By Weldit
No can do ! - will be recuperating after the...

No can do ! - will be recuperating after the Night shift :huh
Forum: Canada 09-29-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 30,495
Posted By Weldit
where was this - at the Aspdin end or the...

where was this - at the Aspdin end or the Lancelot end ?
Was "the owner" real or just another guy that thinks he's important ?
So many people come up here and buy a lot and think they own...
Forum: Canada 09-28-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 30,495
Posted By Weldit
https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msid=2018369986056...

https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msid=201836998605633576335.0004e77a69771b852991b&msa=0

try this - my first attempt a google maps !

the old road from Aspdin to Lancelot does not show on google...
Forum: Canada 09-27-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 30,495
Posted By Weldit
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well I tried to take you there but while the rest of us did ride this trail
You looped out and did Not make it that far !
seems this...
Forum: Canada 09-27-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 30,495
Posted By Weldit
it is passable - yes ---- but there is a crap/...

it is passable - yes ---- but there is a crap/ rotten bridge that is sketchy and
the south part of the trail is washed out and fairly rutted but passable....
Forum: Orange Crush 09-27-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,401
Posted By Weldit
1190 windscreen mounted to 990 ????

has any body that has both the new 1190 and a 990 looked at mounting the new 1190
windscreen with or without the quick adjustment brackets on a 990 adventure ?...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-27-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By Weldit
try a bit of lube on the lever pivot bolt - may...

try a bit of lube on the lever pivot bolt - may be dry and gummed up ?
my clutch on 530 exc was squeaking every time you pulled lever
a bit of grease and all good now...
Forum: Canada 09-21-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,969
Posted By Weldit
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I wondered about this too - but if it was true there would be people with
stories about this happening...
Forum: Canada 09-21-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,969
Posted By Weldit
no benifit to green plate for any road use at all...

no benifit to green plate for any road use at all
just makes you legal to ride public land etc.
and yes they want you to put a green plate on atv's too
snowmobiles have a sticker that looks like a...
Forum: Canada 09-20-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,969
Posted By Weldit
I am dating myself here but who cares: I wrote...

I am dating myself here but who cares:
I wrote my motorcycle license test - the practical part
on a 1982 XR500R with no added street gear - just the lame 6v head & tail lamp
and Full off road...
Forum: Canada 09-20-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,969
Posted By Weldit
blue plate refers to the actual license plate on...

blue plate refers to the actual license plate on rear of bike
in Ontario the street plate is white with blue letters/numbers
while the off-road plate is white with green letters/numbers

to...
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,079
Posted By Weldit
RIDE A WR250 !!!! you will know in the first 5...

RIDE A WR250 !!!! you will know in the first 5 minutes ( only took me 2)
no point asking for opinions - some love it - me: I hatted it - no fun at all !
and having fun is the only reason I ride...
Forum: Canada 09-20-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,969
Posted By Weldit
dont forget Quebec pulled the plates from 200...

dont forget Quebec pulled the plates from 200 Honda xr 650R's
that were blue plated - some where around 2006-2008
I know a guy that bought one of those and tried to put it on the road
in Ontario -...
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 973,255
Posted By Weldit
Wink Yuasa YTZ7S | eBay...

Yuasa YTZ7S | eBay (http://www.ebay.com/bhp/yuasa-ytz7s)

use the yuasa YTZ 7s battery instead of the stock 5BS battery
I seem to remember it is 50 % more power
the XL5BS is 80 cca
the YTZ7S is...
Forum: Canada 09-19-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 30,495
Posted By Weldit
culvert is not flowing much as the water is the...

culvert is not flowing much as the water is the same level on both sides
at least you can see the culvert so it is easier to pop over it
ran into a couple of guys in a side-by-side that bought...
Forum: Canada 09-19-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 30,495
Posted By Weldit
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be VERY CAREFULL as this weekend I watched a bike go to the seat in this very HOLE - he was...
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,334,495
Posted By Weldit
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I too wondered about that upgrade kit
similar to my XR 650 in that the spacers only sit in the seal which
can...
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,334,495
Posted By Weldit
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can't say anything bad about allballs KML bearings as the front wheel set has been in...
Forum: Canada 09-19-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,969
Posted By Weldit
not just certification to consider you need an...

not just certification to consider
you need an inspection to bring it into Canada if on road bike
I think I have read Canadian Tire is authorized to do the inspections
but your chance of a pass...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,334,495
Posted By Weldit
the stock spacers are crap - replace them and the...

the stock spacers are crap - replace them and the seals or nothing will last
my stock front wheel bearings on a 09 exc 530 were shot at 2500km
the stock rear were done at 5000 km -not totally shot...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-01-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 1,659
Views: 423,007
Posted By Weldit
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Did you go with the tallest Aero-flow screen ?
I ask as I am also 6'8" and am looking at...
Forum: Canada 07-19-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 424
Posted By Weldit
Talking trailer ? You don't Need a Stupid Trailer !!! ...

trailer ? You don't Need a Stupid Trailer !!! :deal

look here :Ok... which one of you hoseheads did this??? - ADVrider (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=903630)

:D:huh:evil
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 973,255
Posted By Weldit
Laugh just a thought here : my pressure washer gas...

just a thought here :
my pressure washer gas powered Honda motor was the same thing
it would run for a few minutes then die just like the kill switch was hit
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after pulling...
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