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Forum: Equipment 10-10-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,555
Posted By Lucien
I have one and I'm selling it. 200 bucks +...

I have one and I'm selling it. 200 bucks + freight. :deal
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-21-2011, 03:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 269
Posted By Lucien
New Bike Shop in San Francisco

TokyoMoto recently opened its doors offering service by one of the best mechanics I have ever known, and sales as well. Swing by and say hi at 50 Otis St near Mission and South Van Ness. :clap
Forum: Beasts 08-01-2010, 12:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,850
Posted By Lucien
I am seeing them go as low as 3k on CL in San...

I am seeing them go as low as 3k on CL in San Fran area. I love my 650 so much I would never switch, but those numbers are good.
Forum: Beasts 05-23-2009, 11:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,351
Posted By Lucien
SV650 motor=Bulletproof

SV650 motor=Bulletproof
Forum: Beasts 05-23-2009, 11:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,216
Posted By Lucien
Weee

I rode both.
Hated the V, fell in love with the Wee. V is heavy, tank-like, and I have never liked the way that motor delivers power on any of the bikes it has been in. The 650 motor is a joy, and...
Forum: Beasts 05-22-2009, 04:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,378
Posted By Lucien
Has anyone tried the Ebay "Genesis Performance Module"

I am thinking of buying one for my Wee, wondering if anyone has tried one. I know many of these things are smoke and mirrors, but they seem to have good feedback for these. Here's a link (not to...
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2008, 05:49 AM
Replies: 9,260
Views: 3,653,539
Posted By Lucien
How to get a Strom Home

Had to drive 120 miles to pick up my new wee strom. The owner lives 5 minutes from a great dirtbike riding area, so.....
http://i342.photobucket.com/albums/o408/motolucien/WeeStrom/Weendfriends.jpg...
Forum: Face plant 03-20-2007, 12:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,307
Posted By Lucien
It is the few drunk or disorderly dumbasses that...

It is the few drunk or disorderly dumbasses that ruin it for the rest of us. 100 riders can go through an area and be friendly and pleasant, and then one or two yahoos go down and are rude to people...
Forum: Face plant 03-20-2007, 12:15 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,307
Posted By Lucien
I intentionally put it here as I don't even read...

I intentionally put it here as I don't even read Face Plant and I'm sure there are others like me who don't. I wanted to put it where the most people who are actually riding in Baja would see it, but...
Forum: Face plant 03-20-2007, 01:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,307
Posted By Lucien
Yeah, somehow the wire actually came free from...

Yeah, somehow the wire actually came free from the fence post so when I got up it was all wrapped around me-I think my guardian angel must have smacked down some metal dissolving voodoo on the...
Forum: Face plant 03-20-2007, 01:10 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,307
Posted By Lucien
I was riding with a buddy and after we sprayed it...

I was riding with a buddy and after we sprayed it down with iodine and tied a t-shirt around my neck I had him put my backpack on his chest and start my bike and I rode the 10 miles back to town,...
Forum: Face plant 03-19-2007, 04:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,307
Posted By Lucien
Watch Out For Baja Barbed Wire

I learned the hard way. Riding east out of Camalu towards Mike's Sky Ranch Thursday afternoon on the Powerline road, someone strung 2 strands across the road, one at headlight level, the other at...
Forum: Equipment 01-09-2007, 11:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,252
Posted By Lucien
Aerostich sell Boostaroos

Aerostich sell Boostaroos
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,486
Posted By Lucien
Had 1. Yawn. Bought a plated KTM 520exc. Sproing!...

Had 1. Yawn. Bought a plated KTM 520exc. Sproing!
DRZ's are like honda civics. Competant at what they do, but they don't excel at anything. The KTM is a monster. The thing just rips. The new, plated...
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2006, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3,015
Views: 845,165
Posted By Lucien
How did you attach those ammo cans? I was looking...

How did you attach those ammo cans? I was looking at them at the surplus place thinking they would be perfect, but I am no engineer....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-23-2005, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 753
Posted By Lucien
Got a link?

Got a link?
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2005, 11:50 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 13,737
Posted By Lucien
I have had 2 520EXC d/s 's and no problems at...

I have had 2 520EXC d/s 's and no problems at all. My current one has 1k miles, the last one probably had 8-10k mi and was still pulling hard. I threw away the reccomended service schedule years ago....
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2005, 06:20 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 107,144
Posted By Lucien
2 suggestions from experience 1) Weld added...

2 suggestions from experience
1) Weld added support braces on the subframe. Easy to do, and needed for off road
2) Make a metal cage or heat shield around the muffler or you will find your luggage...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2005, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,017
Posted By Lucien
I have a 520exc, and street and dirt it no cush...

I have a 520exc, and street and dirt it no cush drive no problem no worries....just make darned sure those rear sprocket bolts are torqued and re-torqued.
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,807
Posted By Lucien
The IRC GP110's are great on the street and ok in...

The IRC GP110's are great on the street and ok in the dirt
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2005, 12:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,538
Posted By Lucien
I now own my 2nd dual sported 520EXC, and I would...

I now own my 2nd dual sported 520EXC, and I would never even consider going back to a DRZ. The KTM is so superior in all ways. The suspension is 10x better, the power is in another league, and the...
Forum: Equipment 12-16-2004, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,235
Posted By Lucien
Anyone Tried Fly 805 Boots?

They look like they might be a good all around D/S boot with enough protection for serious dirt. The 805 Enduro model has Vibram soles, and they come in large sizes (14,15). For 124 bucks, I'm...
Forum: Vendors 12-12-2004, 07:21 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,106
Posted By Lucien
[QUOTE=Photog]Here's the perfect pair of boots...

[QUOTE=Photog]Here's the perfect pair of boots for me. I'm 5'4" with a 29.5" inseam so boots are crucial in different ways for us short riders who like to offroad.

1. armored - lots, but in...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2004, 07:16 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 19,051
Posted By Lucien
XR650R = @#$% (!@#$%'in) kickstart, XR650L =...

XR650R = @#$% (!@#$%'in) kickstart, XR650L = Wonderful button. Add a small windscreen and you will beat the snot out of any KLR or DR in any situation. Of course, I am on a KTM now...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2004, 04:08 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 19,051
Posted By Lucien
No one else said it so I will. I love XR650L's...

No one else said it so I will. I love XR650L's and have done many many trouble free miles on them. Of course now I'm on a KTM...
Forum: Asia 12-12-2004, 04:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,463
Posted By Lucien
Rallying in Cambodia

I rode with these guys in 2001. They are great. Amazing trip.:thumb
http://toursintheextreme.com/2002/motorcyclecambodia2005/
Forum: Orange Crush 12-12-2004, 01:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,934
Posted By Lucien
Thumb There are a couple OK shops for tires in Bangkok....

There are a couple OK shops for tires in Bangkok. There is also a great guy in Chang Mai who I could probably find for you. The guys at http://toursintheextreme.com/2002/motorcyclecambodia2005/
know...
Forum: Racing 12-12-2004, 01:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,035
Posted By Lucien
Anyone know if it's going to air again? I missed...

Anyone know if it's going to air again? I missed it :-(
Forum: Equipment 12-08-2004, 11:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By Lucien
I have had to wear my Alpinestars mid-line street...

I have had to wear my Alpinestars mid-line street boots the last 2 dirt rides, and they worked fine. The 2nd ride was 4.5 hrs at Middle Creek, and I didn't even notice the difference between them and...
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