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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-29-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
Or this. Yeah. That's Shooby spooning Jeepbandit....

Or this. Yeah. That's Shooby spooning Jeepbandit. It happens:

http://i1296.photobucket.com/albums/ag4/stoke3/SAM_0404_zpswdrfdc7q.jpg...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-17-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
I call BS. The Strom was puking fuel when you...

I call BS. The Strom was puking fuel when you filled it up at the gas station before we even went on the ride.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-13-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
We ate there on the way in, good burritos....

We ate there on the way in, good burritos. Looking at the pictures on the walls it looks like the building was originally a movie theater. The eating area resembles the lobby of a theater.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-10-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,873
Posted By FZcruzer
After talking to a couple of schools and current...

After talking to a couple of schools and current instructors here is what I believe to be true, remember though I am new to this also.

Schools need to meet requirements outlined by the state and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-09-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,873
Posted By FZcruzer
I contacted a couple of schools within a...

I contacted a couple of schools within a reasonable distance from my house. The school that is very close to me was very responsive and provided details on what was required.

I have completed...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
2015 Death Valley nOOb's Rally - March 26-29

I really thought Aaron would be at PSR, worry really kicked in then and the feeling that we lost a ride out of the group really sucks.

Aarons buddy on the 1190 and I were getting read to go back...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
We stop at Furnace Creek and notice that we have...

We stop at Furnace Creek and notice that we have not seen Speedgee (Aaron) in a while. We top of gas and wait at the store. Shooby finds out that he has lost his wallet:eek1 and still no sign of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
Speedygee getting his head gear situated, was a...

Speedygee getting his head gear situated, was a warm day. I know and have been told to never go out without a good hat. Well, here I was out in Death Valley without a hat, Sorry Joel.

...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
So for Fridays ride Stoke decided to ride with...

So for Fridays ride Stoke decided to ride with other folks:huh

Shooby, Speedygee, his friend on a 1190 and I headed out to Ballrat.

Shooby posing with the truck...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
After the race track we headed up and over Hunter...

After the race track we headed up and over Hunter Mountain and back to camp without issue.

http://i1237.photobucket.com/albums/ff477/fzcruzer/DVNR-15/DSCF1152_zpsf0dmun0t.jpg...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
If you look at the pictures closely, you will...

If you look at the pictures closely, you will notice that Stoke is grinning the entire time, never a hint of a bad attitude or any displeasure.

As we were going up Lipponcott, after the 3rd, 4th,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
We left the house at around noon on Wednesday and...

We left the house at around noon on Wednesday and arrived without issue at PSR around 5ish The majority of pictures that I am going to post and the pictures in the video that I am going to link to...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 26,716
Posted By FZcruzer
This year I decided to bring my Son Morgan to the...

This year I decided to bring my Son Morgan to the rally. Morgan just turned 16 and was a little (lot) worried about what folks might think with two dudes two up on the bike. I offered to get him a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-07-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
That looks like a fun bike. I know nothing about...

That looks like a fun bike. I know nothing about them, are they pretty much a direct Match up for the 690's?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-07-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
Good options, only about a 8k difference in price...

Good options, only about a 8k difference in price point, not spending a ton of cash before really figuring out what Ya need is not always bad lol.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-07-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
Oh, those options don't have the cool guy option,...

Oh, those options don't have the cool guy option, but the Strom doesn't either lol.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-07-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
You really might want to look at DR650 / XR650L...

You really might want to look at DR650 / XR650L options. Not very expensive, low maintenance and very capable to ride longer distances. Not as good as Strom on the pavement, not as good as some other...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-06-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
Ted, When I ended up riding your bike for...

Ted,
When I ended up riding your bike for what, 50 yards, I would realized just how bad your bike is in the environment we were in.

It reminded me of riding my FZ1 in the dirt, which I did a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-06-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
Well, I have a video that is in post...

Well,
I have a video that is in post production and Shooby approved for release that shows a "few" more Strom in the dirt photos. You always had a big grin and provided an abundance of...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-06-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
Does not look hurt to me.

Does not look hurt to me.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-06-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 88,405
Posted By FZcruzer
Hey Stoke, Picture of you starting off the...

Hey Stoke,

Picture of you starting off the day with a smile lol

http://i1237.photobucket.com/albums/ff477/fzcruzer/4D12FC7D-DF76-4A85-8609-588AC79826A2.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 20,844
Posted By FZcruzer
I want to look into using a more robust PTT...

I want to look into using a more robust PTT switch than the one provided by Sena. Mine is messed up and do not think just replacing it will solve the issue for long. Need to look at possible adapters...
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 20,844
Posted By FZcruzer
My antenna mount and location worked out great at...

My antenna mount and location worked out great at the rally..

The antenna it self not so much. I lost the antenna, slipped out of the base/ set screw after couple hours off-road. Don't know if I...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-19-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Hope you get word to use when the new healthy...

Hope you get word to use when the new healthy member of your family shows up. Will even drink a beer for you and yours.
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-17-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
That's the picture, gets me laughing every time I...

That's the picture, gets me laughing every time I see it. It was a fast repeated "I'm down, I'm down", like I was going to ride of and leave him.

That was an outstanding trail on the bigger...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-17-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Hey Stoke, Good times last year, Shooby...

Hey Stoke,

Good times last year, Shooby and I have some plans for you this year with you vast skill improvements :evil. Going to test the Strom's limits and see if your money has been well...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-17-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
I misplaced a rider on a Noobish ride I was...

I misplaced a rider on a Noobish ride I was leading last year (not in Death Valley).

I learned a couple of things on that ride (still a little bitter :cry).
- Do not assume that more...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-17-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Thanks Chris for the added information. ...

Thanks Chris for the added information.

Here is my current "issue":evil.

If I were a Noob, where can I see the rides that are being developed for my skill level?

If I am an experienced...
Forum: Equipment 03-17-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,828
Posted By FZcruzer
Mark, If you have the Bell now and have...

Mark,

If you have the Bell now and have had the AFX type helmets in the past can you give some information comparing them?
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-16-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Not to sound like a Noob but....... If I...

Not to sound like a Noob but.......

If I were to lead a ride or two do I post it on the ride site that Browneye has put up or do I PM Headstaller?

Why two different spots for rides?
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-15-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Also, If you are a disabled Vet at any...

Also,
If you are a disabled Vet at any percentage you can get a lifetime national park pass for free.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-14-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,853
Views: 164,717
Posted By FZcruzer
I have some good tracks of the areas you are...

I have some good tracks of the areas you are looking at riding. If you want, send me a PM with your email address and I will send them to you.
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-12-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
I know, I know. Just trying to help some...

I know, I know.

Just trying to help some folks.

Since you asked,

Rotella
LED
KTM
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-12-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Tire Pressure in Death Valley

All,

If you are new, or are not set in your ways, I would highly recommend doing your own research into what tire pressures are best for "your" bike while riding in the valley of death.

...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,828
Posted By FZcruzer
That could be, hope not. I need to look into it...

That could be, hope not. I need to look into it further, the FX-41 was dropped from my short list a while ago. I am about to buy another FX-39 but saw the Bell helmet and looked interesting.

I...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-12-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Hey Ersin, I am surprised you have time...

Hey Ersin,

I am surprised you have time to post at all, I am sure you are pretty busy with "nesting" preparations. Don't forget to go shopping for a shorter leash, you are going to need it :D
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-12-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 200,541
Posted By FZcruzer
Might take you up on the offer lol. I still do...

Might take you up on the offer lol. I still do not know what days I am able to go, but am hoping to be there Wednesday night at some point. Would split cost with ya or buy a cold beverage or two.
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 20,844
Posted By FZcruzer
I get so confused:huh Those antenna's have...

I get so confused:huh

Those antenna's have a 10" difference in height, yet are both advertised as 1/2 wave in the 146MHz range, but with different dBi. I have a lot to learn:cry

27" length...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,828
Posted By FZcruzer
I am interested in this helmet also, search on...

I am interested in this helmet also, search on here for a while and could not find much info, was kind of suprised.

I believe Revzilla has a review on their site. Looks to me to be a step up...
Forum: Equipment 03-11-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 20,844
Posted By FZcruzer
Yep, miss typed, I meant 1/4 wave. I hope to test...

Yep, miss typed, I meant 1/4 wave. I hope to test mine out this weekend a little.
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