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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Today, 02:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 192
Posted By what broke now
Above it was suggested that new tires are in...

Above it was suggested that new tires are in order, which is always solid advice with a small qualification in your case. I assume that the wr has the brigestone 301/302 tire combination, which gets...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Yesterday, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 364
Posted By what broke now
No best way for all animals, everyone likes...

No best way for all animals, everyone likes something different. If I was behind the bars, I would take 97 south back to 20 and go east to republic and take 21 south to the keller ferry [free]. Or...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
Yer preachin to the choir here, Byron. Looks...

Yer preachin to the choir here, Byron.

Looks like you are making great headway on the motor; love that rotella.
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 12:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 849
Posted By what broke now
They look like harbor freight beer bottles, too.

They look like harbor freight beer bottles, too.
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 06:27 AM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
I reused mine after a valve check, never leaked...

I reused mine after a valve check, never leaked after.
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,070
Posted By what broke now
Well, anything is possible, but you and other...

Well, anything is possible, but you and other experienced riders use skills and techniques that new riders have no clue about when riding twitchy ice. Breathing regulation, muscle and balance focus...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-30-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By what broke now
That's why it's not officially open until July...

That's why it's not officially open until July 15...
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,070
Posted By what broke now
@LRT, I would bet you have been riding most...

@LRT,

I would bet you have been riding most of your life, The op is admittedly a noob, and his objective is to save money, not have fun riding. Starting out in the fall will give him some tune-up...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-30-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 364
Posted By what broke now
Take 90 east to the Preston -Fall city exit [22]...

Take 90 east to the Preston -Fall city exit [22] and travel north on state 203 to monroe. Take woods creek road north to Granite falls. From Granite, travel east to Darrington on the mountain loop...
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 849
Posted By what broke now
"flat surface such as a marble countertop" ...

"flat surface such as a marble countertop"

Great idea...budget surface plate.
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,070
Posted By what broke now
"BTW, where is the OP in all of this?" I...

"BTW, where is the OP in all of this?"

I hope he's looking for a less unpleasant way to save $
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 2,371
Views: 212,010
Posted By what broke now
Is that black bell helmet a bicycle or moto...

Is that black bell helmet a bicycle or moto helmet?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-28-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,276
Posted By what broke now
"I believe that cops and similar types are...

"I believe that cops and similar types are "taught" that people are stupid and will do stupid things if they aren't controlled."


What is your basis for that belief? :ear
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8,607
Views: 364,158
Posted By what broke now
Bring it! If its for the wrr, it's worth it. Oil...

Bring it! If its for the wrr, it's worth it. Oil in, oil out, same hole.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-28-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By what broke now
Check out inmate Gunnerbuck's ride reports, he...

Check out inmate Gunnerbuck's ride reports, he lives up there and puts on the miles.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-28-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By what broke now
Tour-tech must sell 12v winches by now, don't...

Tour-tech must sell 12v winches by now, don't they have those stainless barbecue things for the fantail?
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8,607
Views: 364,158
Posted By what broke now
"I for one cant imagine a WRR owner who could...

"I for one cant imagine a WRR owner who could repeatedly find a drain plug and then know which way to turn it."

Ain't just one of those little bolts on the bottom?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-28-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By what broke now
Have you looked at Capital Forest? I have never...

Have you looked at Capital Forest? I have never been, but if it's anything like Tahuya or Walker Valley, you might be able to find a combination of jeep roads that would get you what you want.
...
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,070
Posted By what broke now
How about a poll to see how many riders here...

How about a poll to see how many riders here would commute 20 miles one way twice a day for 4 days out of the 5 day workweek? Three months of this would be in average temps of 10 deg. F or less. ...
Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,070
Posted By what broke now
What are winter temps and road conditions like in...

What are winter temps and road conditions like in WI winter? Riding in winter is not for everyone, traction and visibility can be scarce, making it dangerous and scary. Not much daylight, so you may...
Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By what broke now
Battery acid? It looks like it etched the...

Battery acid?

It looks like it etched the aluminum, did it?

Start pulling covers and bodywork and track it down, whatever it is should be inside, not outside.
Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8,607
Views: 364,158
Posted By what broke now
I think I heard somewhere that a guy did the...

I think I heard somewhere that a guy did the white rim trail at moab on one of those, but it was blue.
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
It's pretty easy to pop the cover and shine a...

It's pretty easy to pop the cover and shine a flashlight in there once in a while. Dirt looks brown or black on a filter, just compare the color to newly serviced. If you run a lot of events with...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
12/47 is good gearing if you like to do trails...

12/47 is good gearing if you like to do trails with steep hills or deep sand, etc. At a certain point hairsplitting on gearing gets silly, because you will learn to regulate rpm and output with...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 8,607
Views: 364,158
Posted By what broke now
Your memory is doing you a disservice, Kyns. That...

Your memory is doing you a disservice, Kyns. That rear shock is a yuban coffee can full of doubt and risk. Just when you need it's help the most, it paddles your ass and tries to throw you over the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-25-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 560
Posted By what broke now
The cast comes off my arm monday, so things are...

The cast comes off my arm monday, so things are going pretty well.
The insurance company now owns the yamaha, so that chapter is closed. Time for something new.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-25-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 560
Posted By what broke now
Did you slow down the shutter speed on the creek...

Did you slow down the shutter speed on the creek photos? That water looks pretty plush. Nice eye as usual.
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By what broke now
ELM 327 readers are cheap [<20 us ] buy one and...

ELM 327 readers are cheap [<20 us ] buy one and then download "OBD Car doctor" to an android phone, it's free, and other apps are likely available for iphone. Your phone can then read the codes via...
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8,607
Views: 364,158
Posted By what broke now
"You crashed your deer? You're one wild mofo! ...

"You crashed your deer? You're one wild mofo!

I got chased by a black bear once, and have had several close calls with bighorn sheep, which are luckily quite fast."

Well, the stuff is called...
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 8,607
Views: 364,158
Posted By what broke now
A buddy recently took a picture of me being...

A buddy recently took a picture of me being loaded into an aid car after a deer crash. I had my finger pointing up in the air and a smirk on my face, [no doubt due to agony] but he describes it as "...
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By what broke now
It turns out that my state doesn't "brand" or...

It turns out that my state doesn't "brand" or designate as "salvage" titles for vehicles over 6 years old, which mine just is, so that makes thinking about it easier.
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By what broke now
Did you think the $7200 was a fair value...

Did you think the $7200 was a fair value pre-crash for the bike?

And the 1500 was the deductible plus salvage bid? It sound like it worked out very favorably for you, and I see you still have the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By what broke now
Well, that's the kind of response i'm looking for...

Well, that's the kind of response i'm looking for really; what did others do and why. I have never had to think this kind of thing through, and don't want to hose myself with some soft piece of...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By what broke now
Keeping An Insurance Totalled Thumper

Allright, I didn't see anyplace this fit, so given my totalled wr250r is single cylinder, it's in thumpers. I am waiting to hear numbers from the ins. co. after a deer hit.

Anybody decide to keep...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-20-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9,558
Views: 2,017,690
Posted By what broke now
How does that work, if you don't mind?

How does that work, if you don't mind?
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8,607
Views: 364,158
Posted By what broke now
I once harpooned a whale from the main deck of a...

I once harpooned a whale from the main deck of a goldwing, just try that on some puny euro-smoker.
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
Anybody have some recent used purchase prices on...

Anybody have some recent used purchase prices on wrr?
My insurance company wants to total mine after a deer collision and I'm sure they will lowball the value. Knowing some recent sales might help...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
Yeah, I've been curious about the 690 myself.

Yeah, I've been curious about the 690 myself.
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
The probend system is adjustable via the "center...

The probend system is adjustable via the "center reach mount", or alternatively, the triple clamp mounts: http://store.cycraracing.com/frmoon.html
I like the triple clamp system as it supports the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 43,792
Views: 8,348,770
Posted By what broke now
@crunchiespg, Just curious to know what bike...

@crunchiespg,

Just curious to know what bike you bought to replace the wr?
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