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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-22-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By Graniteone
Did you try rotating the throttle cable...

Did you try rotating the throttle cable underneath already? Worked for me with the stock bars.
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,298
Posted By Graniteone
Funny, I have the SC seats on both my 2014 690...

Funny, I have the SC seats on both my 2014 690 and 2011 990 and feel they were a massive improvement. I have used SC on several other bikes and I personally dig them. Good luck finding something...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-02-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,359
Posted By Graniteone
Thanks to Marty and Laurie for hosting a most...

Thanks to Marty and Laurie for hosting a most welcoming event. My buddy got his new bars dialed in and all was good.

Cheers!

Steve
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-29-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,359
Posted By Graniteone
Saturday looks like a good day to continue...

Saturday looks like a good day to continue breaking in my new toy. 990 with 4,000 miles on it. I ll swing by late morning and help with wrenching if any is needed. Look forward to meeting a few...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 49,288
Views: 10,332,176
Posted By Graniteone
Sorry, I don't know for certain what the rear is,...

Sorry, I don't know for certain what the rear is, 52 maybe. But not really the point. I just needed to know wether a 15T would fit or not. I guess we will cut his chain down and go with a 13/47 or...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-27-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,216
Posted By Graniteone
I just picked a very low mileage 990 of the white...

I just picked a very low mileage 990 of the white variety myself. Probably why the weather has been so crappy. Go see Jim with Tfog Wheelsports in Golden for tires. Great prices and a good all around...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 49,288
Views: 10,332,176
Posted By Graniteone
I ve got a buddy who recently picked a sweet 2011...

I ve got a buddy who recently picked a sweet 2011 WR2505. The previous owner put on a rather large sprocket in the rear and small 12 T on the front. While this is great for off road he needs to be...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-23-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 13,245
Views: 1,805,236
Posted By Graniteone
I just saw this bike in Boulder yesterday. Dave...

I just saw this bike in Boulder yesterday. Dave is a great guy and his bikes are really clean and well taken care of. Was helping a buddy buy a different bike from him and he showed this off to us....
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-18-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 809
Posted By Graniteone
FYI Got the seat for my KTM 990 dialed in...

FYI

Got the seat for my KTM 990 dialed in with F&H Auto Upholstery in Wheat Ridge yesterday. Owner Greg Franks was excellent to deal with and turns out he is a fellow rider of the orange kind....
Forum: Vendors 04-14-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 2,158
Views: 307,174
Posted By Graniteone
So, let's hear or see some of the rough apparel...

So, let's hear or see some of the rough apparel samples you guys got cooking up. Curious to see where you guys are headed.
Forum: Vendors 04-13-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,422
Posted By Graniteone
I d like the hose for the 990. Thanks, ...

I d like the hose for the 990.

Thanks,

Steve
Forum: Vendors 04-12-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,422
Posted By Graniteone
PayPal sent

PayPal sent
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-04-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,674
Posted By Graniteone
I am in, I ll meet you guys at Deckers at...

I am in, I ll meet you guys at Deckers at 10:30am. I ll be on my 690. Lost Creek area to Wellington should be in decent shape. Happy to ride anywhere though.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-31-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,465
Posted By Graniteone
Heck, I took two new riders who hadn't spent much...

Heck, I took two new riders who hadn't spent much time on dirt in 25 years and they rocked Moab and the WRT. One was on my DRZ 400S and the other on a DR 650. While I could see some folks being...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-31-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,465
Posted By Graniteone
We rode it on Saturday as well. Such a fun trail....

We rode it on Saturday as well. Such a fun trail. Sad if this gem goes to a lame permit system. The sand seemed deeper and longer than I recalled from years past. Good time regardless. We did it from...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-31-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 16,559
Views: 2,666,951
Posted By Graniteone
2007 Suzuki DRZ 400 S

Sold!

Moving onto something in orange. This bike is a low mileage bike in very good condition. Runs perfect. Everything works as it should.


Located in Golden, CO

Goodies that go with...
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 58,352
Posted By Graniteone
Just posted up a FMF Q4 in the Flea Market if...

Just posted up a FMF Q4 in the Flea Market if anyone is in need of one.
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
[QUOTE=spaceman_spiff;26369370]That is the brake...

[QUOTE=spaceman_spiff;26369370]That is the brake lever.
Also have the clutch lever, super happy with them!
I was, and am, confused as to why the clutch lever is curved and the brake is straight...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
Did you pick up their brake lever as well? Seems...

Did you pick up their brake lever as well? Seems like a fair price.
Forum: Equipment 03-15-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,825
Posted By Graniteone
Reporting back, I have now been riding in the...

Reporting back, I have now been riding in the Canyon jacket going on three years and it continues to impress me. Water tight, light weight in comparison to my other KLIM and BMW jacket. The breath...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-12-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 1,533
Views: 150,377
Posted By Graniteone
He is indeed looking for boots to wear off road...

He is indeed looking for boots to wear off road with shin protection. I think he found some on CL, he just needs to go try them on. Thanks for the offer.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-11-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1,533
Views: 150,377
Posted By Graniteone
Thanks for the heads up. I think those are going...

Thanks for the heads up. I think those are going to be too big for my buddy.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-09-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 1,533
Views: 150,377
Posted By Graniteone
Moto Boots needed size 11

I have buddy getting into riding off road and he needs a pair of Dual Sports Boots/ MX boots to use for our trip at the end of March in Moab. He is a size 10.5-11 Nothing too haggard but reasonably...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
I have the ABS Dongle on my 2014 and it only...

I have the ABS Dongle on my 2014 and it only affects the braking system not the FI and thus would not change fuel mileage. If you want to change the MAP setting for the engine on a 2014-15 You...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
The ABS module has nothing to do with your fuel...

The ABS module has nothing to do with your fuel mileage. Changing from mild to wild mode on the fuel setting under your seat most certainly does.
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,283
Posted By Graniteone
Wow, this shit would never cross my mind. Surely...

Wow, this shit would never cross my mind. Surely you have lots of other stuff to worry about than DOT helmet compliance. Unless of course you are using this as an excuse to buy a new helmet. It can...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 331
Posted By Graniteone
That is pretty close to what I paid last year for...

That is pretty close to what I paid last year for my 2014. I would be surprised if anyone was selling these bikes much below that as they are very popular. Seem to recall a similar thread here awhile...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-25-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,135
Posted By Graniteone
Congrats on the two new bikes. I bought my 2014...

Congrats on the two new bikes. I bought my 2014 690 from Elite and they were great to deal with. You are gonna love that bike. Best bike I have owned by far for my style of riding. Lot's of great...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
I am rolling with the Lynx set up and it is a...

I am rolling with the Lynx set up and it is a very solid set up along with excellent wind protection for my 5'10" height.
Forum: Vendors 02-21-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,021
Posted By Graniteone
Ummm, so like is the 690 seat for sale or...

Ummm, so like is the 690 seat for sale or something? :D. Looks great what would a similar seat cost for a bit narrow seat build for the 690?
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
I haven't ridden my bike without one. But I know...

I haven't ridden my bike without one. But I know from past experience it was a good call to have one. I played with the settings a bunch at first and now just leave it somewhere near the middle. I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-13-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,007
Posted By Graniteone
Having done some paragliding I would suggest...

Having done some paragliding I would suggest getting professional instruction along with finding a good mentor. This is not like getting into moto riding. The risk are very real and ever present. I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-08-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,726
Posted By Graniteone
I ll put in another vote for Neil with...

I ll put in another vote for Neil with Hitchcock.Neil did a stellar job on my 690 suspension over the holidays.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-01-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1,533
Views: 150,377
Posted By Graniteone
I know this a long shot but I am looking for a...

I know this a long shot but I am looking for a larger gas tank for a new to me 2007 DRZ 400. I am building this bike up to have for buddies who need a bike and in case my 690 is down for some...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
I installed this last summer. Looks the part and...

I installed this last summer. Looks the part and is super beefie.
Forum: Vendors 01-11-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,950
Posted By Graniteone
I am in if you get them built before April.

I am in if you get them built before April.
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 430,191
Posted By Graniteone
Drill and Tap. I can't think of a single negative...

Drill and Tap. I can't think of a single negative reason to not do it. Way cheaper than buying caps with them already installed. For the record, I didn't do the drill and tap. I had a local...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 430,191
Posted By Graniteone
Just finished installing the front and rear...

Just finished installing the front and rear suspension after getting them revalved. Went ahead and added bleeder valves to the front shocks. I just don't believe air won't get into these shocks....
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 22,798
Views: 2,829,760
Posted By Graniteone
I ve got one from a 2014. What is a fair price...

I ve got one from a 2014. What is a fair price with shipping?
Forum: Equipment 12-25-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,048
Posted By Graniteone
The BMW Airflow Gloves are awesome! Best feel and...

The BMW Airflow Gloves are awesome! Best feel and fit for me. I wore them all summer and fall riding all kinds of bikes. I will probably buy a back up pair. I don't like a glove that feels too tight...
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