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Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8,903
Views: 1,288,763
Posted By WHOISDIRK
g650gs

They're bring back our engine and giving our bike a cousin the g650gs... the there's an optional center stand, I wonder if it fits our bikes or not

Anyone know how much the bikes share or the best...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-08-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,001
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Thanks for making it up to check it out! Lots of...

Thanks for making it up to check it out! Lots of shade and tall trees seems pretty ideal to me:clap
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-08-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Booked that weekend:cry but I'm in for the next...

Booked that weekend:cry but I'm in for the next noob ride!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-02-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,001
Posted By WHOISDIRK
I'm in

I'm in
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-01-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,001
Posted By WHOISDIRK
16-17 or 23-24 for me. Can't do anything before...

16-17 or 23-24 for me. Can't do anything before the 11th because me stupid friends keep getting married :puke1 I'm sorry, I meant because I have weddings to go to :freaky

I have continental...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Thanks tbarstow I did a search for ktm 450...

Thanks tbarstow

I did a search for ktm 450 nut and the first thing that came up was a guide for doing this conversion on a g650 Xcountry (sometimes I am glad google can ready my emails and alter...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Thanks I'll pop ove to sears for the big...

Thanks

I'll pop ove to sears for the big wrench but when I put it back on I'll make it as tight as I can with the tools I tent to carry with me. Well, actually I'll probably buy something in...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Proper wrench to change rear tire

I'm trying to find the right wrench to remover the wheel from my 07 g650 Xcountry. I have a small adjustable that opens big enough to accept the nut but I can't get enough torque on it (still looking...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-30-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,001
Posted By WHOISDIRK
This sounds like a good plan. If there is a...

This sounds like a good plan.

If there is a fire ban at campgrounds we might as well do dispersed camping since schools are out august and there will be a lot of families that may see us as the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-25-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Other thread and also thanks

Thanks Long tall Sally,

The picture looked daunting but also very fun and I meant scared playfully but I'm glad to know well have extraction tools. I'm sure I'll drop it a few times but that's...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-25-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,001
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Sounds Great

I'm also free mid august on.

Labor day would allow for a 3 day weekend too 9/1/14 that might allow for a longer trip especially if we took an extra day. That being said this isn't all about my...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-25-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By WHOISDIRK
This is Great!

:clap Thanks for spelling this out so well, extra thanks for the pictures!!

I'm very excited for all of this and only a little scared of that trail picture. Makes me glad I've got soft not hard...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-20-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 423,164
Posted By WHOISDIRK
[QUOTE=Hesaid;24410910] Yeah, I'm thinking...

[QUOTE=Hesaid;24410910]

Yeah, I'm thinking a Sierra trip around the Shaver area is sounding like just the ticket. What's everyone riding, and what type of street/dirt mix does everyone prefer?...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6,660
Views: 1,009,053
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Stock Bash Plate

Has anyone upgraded their bash-plate but not sold their stock one? I'm looking to upgrade my plastic xcountry one with a stock xchallenge plate most of the aftermarket options are a bit out of my...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-03-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 423,164
Posted By WHOISDIRK
The closest place for epic fire roads for me from...

The closest place for epic fire roads for me from Lower Haight is the Mendocino National Forest, about three hours to Upper Lake where there is a Ranger Station to buy a map, and from there there are...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-02-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 423,164
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Human Beak-in Period

I've been riding for years and always wanted to get off pavement and into the weeds. I finally got a light adv capable bike (g650 xcountry) and am looking for suggestions on some good trips to cut my...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 24,620
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Tires

Are they pretty sticky on canyon roads even with their serious tread? Do you feel like you have to back off in the corners?

I was looking at the pirelli scorpions but they're a bit spendy and it...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 24,620
Posted By WHOISDIRK
What problems do you have with the front? ...

What problems do you have with the front?

I'm mostly commuting and usually have to cover an hour to two hrs to get to dirt so I'm looking for a 90-10 street leaning tire. I tend to also do paved...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,901
Posted By WHOISDIRK
[QUOTE=snooker;15686438]Snooker's G650 XCountry...

[QUOTE=snooker;15686438]Snooker's G650 XCountry Mods


Snooker's BMW G650 XCountry Page (http://mattsnook.com/bmw/bmwXCountry/index.htm)[/SIZE]

:clap

I can't begin to say how thankful I am...
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,710
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Must have

Well it's settled, just finished reading this and I'm off to take a look at a used one tomorrow!
Forum: Equipment 08-29-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 17,310
Posted By WHOISDIRK
not sure if all these made the thread but I've...

not sure if all these made the thread but I've been working on a list of dream boots and there's lot of overlap with this thread... mostly because I've been reading the thread for a while.

Style...
Forum: Beasts 07-23-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 13,252
Posted By WHOISDIRK
Inspiring and impressive work! :eek1 Keeping my...

Inspiring and impressive work! :eek1 Keeping my eyes open for potential candidates in my area.
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