ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 19 of 19
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Desertskyy
Forum: Thumpers 08-24-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,529
Posted By Desertskyy
Man, that is funny!!:lol3:lol3 Thanks for...

Man, that is funny!!:lol3:lol3

Thanks for the great laugh
Forum: Thumpers 08-24-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,529
Posted By Desertskyy
Get the XR650R I am not sure what is being...

Get the XR650R

I am not sure what is being mentioned about an intense maintenance schedule. I have had mine for 11 years with no real issues. If one wants a bike that you do not need to change the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-05-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,392
Posted By Desertskyy
It looks like it has a different swing arm than a...

It looks like it has a different swing arm than a stock DR 350 Could be an old Scotts swing arm but I do not think it is.

Just my .02
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 22,039
Views: 2,648,231
Posted By Desertskyy
That clip was all I pulled when changing out my...

That clip was all I pulled when changing out my counter shaft seal

If I remember correctly it just holds the seal in place and nothing else. I think I popped out the old seal with a small flat...
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 22,039
Views: 2,648,231
Posted By Desertskyy
x 3 on this advice I have been running a 165 main...

x 3 on this advice I have been running a 165 main for years with no issues.

Good luck
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By Desertskyy
You can also call Billet Racing Products You...

You can also call Billet Racing Products

You would probably have to switch out your post, stabilizer arm and triple clamp risers etc. Most bikes have a few set up styles depending on what the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 22,039
Views: 2,648,231
Posted By Desertskyy
Another option: Look in to just drilling out...

Another option:
Look in to just drilling out and re-tapping for a KTM 525 adjuster bolt. It is a little bigger than the Honda. My buddy did this to his 650R and has put on 1000s of mile with out any...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 22,039
Views: 2,648,231
Posted By Desertskyy
Regarding the carb screws M4 x 16 with a...

Regarding the carb screws

M4 x 16 with a .70mm pitch will work with a washer

This is what I have switched over to on my ride. I would go with the allen machine screw type and carry a small...
Forum: The Garage 09-07-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,173
Posted By Desertskyy
Just an idea Look at using a KTM adjuster...

Just an idea

Look at using a KTM adjuster bolt and nut (KTM 525 I think)
It is a little bigger than the Honda adjuster bolt
Just re-tap and screw in

Hope you have enough to drill and re-tap
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 22,039
Views: 2,648,231
Posted By Desertskyy
If you have your XR650R uncorked and jetted...

If you have your XR650R uncorked and jetted correctly it will hardly feel like a pack mule. This is not the same bike as the 650L It actually feels like the weight is weighted low on the frame. Very...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2011, 05:41 AM
Replies: 22,039
Views: 2,648,231
Posted By Desertskyy
Never had an issue with my 4.6 IMS tank on...

Never had an issue with my 4.6 IMS tank on holding the correct amount of gas.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-15-2011, 12:18 AM
Replies: 8,447
Views: 742,685
Posted By Desertskyy
Idahosam, thanks for the open invite for this...

Idahosam, thanks for the open invite for this ride. I am glad that I could join in on the fun. I had a great time riding with everyone and am Looking forward to the next one. Hope I made friends...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-12-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8,447
Views: 742,685
Posted By Desertskyy
Idahosam, just to get the correct prospective on...

Idahosam, just to get the correct prospective on the gas stops for this ride. Is it now at 150 miles or is it still at 100 miles as noted before you did the ride layout/mapping?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-11-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 8,447
Views: 742,685
Posted By Desertskyy
Idahosam, how much pavement vs dirt (off road,...

Idahosam, how much pavement vs dirt (off road, fire roads etc.)??
I am new to the area with my Calif plated XR650R :D and I am thinking of joining up for this ride. Same issue as previous posted, a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,639
Posted By Desertskyy
I did this mod many years ago. It has worked...

I did this mod many years ago. It has worked well; I have never had an issue and the clutch as held up well. If I remember correctly I put the extra steel plate at the beginning of the stack before...
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,965
Posted By Desertskyy
BRP is great to work with. I have their complete...

BRP is great to work with. I have their complete forward mount set up with a Scotts stabilizer on my 650R. I was running the Pro taper Doug Henry bend bars but after a High speed get off they were a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2008, 08:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,170
Posted By Desertskyy
The only similarities between an XR650R and an...

The only similarities between an XR650R and an XR650L are they are both Honda Red. They are totally different from each other. Water cooled vs air cooled, aluminum frame vs steel frame. etc. Take a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2008, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,092
Posted By Desertskyy
I would have to agree, my XRR starts after...

I would have to agree, my XRR starts after sitting for a few months with no problems. Make sure you have enough fuel in the tank. Once I was trying to start my bike and was having trouble, I then...
Forum: Equipment 07-11-2008, 11:04 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,456
Posted By Desertskyy
My Whisperlite International as been good to me....

My Whisperlite International as been good to me. As mentioned an alcohol stove is lite to carry and fun to make.

Good luck
Showing results 1 to 19 of 19

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:56 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014