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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-19-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 465
Posted By bspf
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you to Tom!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you to Tom!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-09-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,024
Posted By bspf
I could tell you went at a slower pace judging by...

I could tell you went at a slower pace judging by the composition of your excellent photographs. I was up in Concrete that day and remember looking up in the hills and wishing I was riding there....
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 14,834
Views: 1,593,099
Posted By bspf
Front End Wash Out

Hi Guys,
I have an 07 KLR that I bought a few years back with 1900 miles on it. I have put a couple of thousand on and have slowly been doing upgrades. I like the bike but I am having a problem with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-12-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 576
Posted By bspf
Nice pictures Tom. It's such a nice ride...

Nice pictures Tom.
It's such a nice ride between Newhalem and Winthrop I can understand why you ended up going there. Not much time left for that ride.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-29-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,376
Posted By bspf
Took the survey. Tod, thanks for keeping us...

Took the survey.
Tod, thanks for keeping us updated on this stuff.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-11-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,731
Posted By bspf
Had my 200 XCW inspected at Skagit Powersports....

Had my 200 XCW inspected at Skagit Powersports. Took about 15 minutes and cost $100.
There is a licensing bureau 1-2 miles down the road on Burlington Blvd to take the paper work and get all the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-30-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,211
Posted By bspf
White Chuck

This is White Chuck. It's much better looking in real life.
http://bspf.smugmug.com/photos/i-6L65LwN/0/L/i-6L65LwN-L.jpg

Tom and Kelvy rattin' up to White Chuck. They have bored out KLX 250's...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-29-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,211
Posted By bspf
Laugh Great ride

:DWhat a great ride today Tom. This is by far the most time I have ever spent in the saddle of a motorcycle in one day. I put in close to 240 miles and twelve hours. The scenery at White Chuck was...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 14,834
Views: 1,593,099
Posted By bspf
Front End Washout

I have Michelin T63's front and rear. This is my first experience with DOT tires. I'm used to dirt bike stuff. The bike also has a fork brace. The forks are set up with Race Tech's recommended...
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 14,834
Views: 1,593,099
Posted By bspf
Front End Washout

I have a 07 KLR. I have done most of the mods to it that everyone recommends.
My main concern now is that when I get into an area of loose material such as small rocks or gravel that might be two or...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-26-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 947
Posted By bspf
Laugh Hi Tom, Sure do enjoy your ride reports. The...

Hi Tom,
Sure do enjoy your ride reports. The picture with the moss is great. I love it when the moss is so green it's almost glowing.
Keep up the good work.
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,319
Posted By bspf
I have a 2007 KLR. It is a nice bike, but on the...

I have a 2007 KLR. It is a nice bike, but on the road the vibration into my forearms almost makes me want to sell the bike. I have just installed rubber mounted handlebars (new upper triple clamp) ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-07-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,267
Posted By bspf
Sure do enjoy your pictures Tom. Makes me realize...

Sure do enjoy your pictures Tom. Makes me realize how I need to recreate instead of work!
Looking forward to a ride in the future.:clap
Forum: Thumpers 04-26-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 20,982
Posted By bspf
I have ridden dirt bikes my whole life. Currently...

I have ridden dirt bikes my whole life. Currently I ride a KTM 200 XCW, mostly for single track.
I bought a used 07 KLR a couple of years back to get into the adventure touring type riding. I have...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2013, 04:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By bspf
Just got in from the airport, to wound up to...

Just got in from the airport, to wound up to sleep. Looking forward to some rides in the near future. I sure like your ride reports Tom, and Kelvey you aren't really tagging along so much as making...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,904
Posted By bspf
I bought a 200XCW new in '08 and went from a...

I bought a 200XCW new in '08 and went from a 520ECX. I do mostly single track and the 200 is much easier to ride. The only downside on my 200 is it doesn't have electric start and it can't do hills...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-05-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,007
Posted By bspf
Laugh Thank you for a great ride report. Beautiful...

Thank you for a great ride report. Beautiful country.
Forum: The Garage 08-02-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,304
Posted By bspf
I did this same type of modification to my 68...

I did this same type of modification to my 68 Camaro and it works wonders. I am planning on doing this to my KLR.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-02-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,370
Posted By bspf
My question is, specifically, do I need all 4...

My question is, specifically, do I need all 4 relays coming out after the fuse block to the final accessory, or can I simplify and run just one relay between the battery and the fuse block so that...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-17-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,421
Posted By bspf
Finally got some decent internet service and was...

Finally got some decent internet service and was able to complete the survey. I cringe whenever I start hearing roadless and wilderness. If there has to be a new designation the Back Country...
Forum: Ride reports 06-21-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 46,755
Posted By bspf
Really enjoying your ride report from up here in...

Really enjoying your ride report from up here in the Bering Sea. Your pictures and writing are excellent. Wish I was there, blowing 50 plus here on the first day of summer!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-03-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,551
Posted By bspf
Tom, I heard you were in for a little patch job....

Tom, I heard you were in for a little patch job. I hope all is well. Yondering, I really liked your video. You ride exactly like me, it was like I was on the bike.
I won't be back until mid August...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-03-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,551
Posted By bspf
Can one of you guys tell me where Split Rock is...

Can one of you guys tell me where Split Rock is and how to get there?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,902
Posted By bspf
I've always known that a street legal bike such...

I've always known that a street legal bike such as my KLR 650 could ride in orv areas legally but now that a Discover Pass is required in certain areas, and since little or no money from the Discover...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-13-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 820
Posted By bspf
Tod, I received my email about the SCORP being...

Tod,
I received my email about the SCORP being completed. I downloaded it and scanned through about half of it. I was wandering what your opinion is? We look pretty low on the totem pole of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-12-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,163
Posted By bspf
Sure wish I could have been there helping but...

Sure wish I could have been there helping but work keeps getting in the way. I hope to get out on a ride towards the end of the month. You guys will have done all the work and I'll get to come in and...
Forum: Equipment 04-12-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 118,383
Posted By bspf
When I read your post about printing out all the...

When I read your post about printing out all the shipping labels I about crapped my pants. About two weeks ago I think I spent about an hour and a half trying to print out one sheet of labels with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-13-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,178
Posted By bspf
Nice pictures as usual Tom. You're doing a good...

Nice pictures as usual Tom. You're doing a good job of making me homesick! Another month to go and I'll get to join up with you guys again. Make sure you get a new battery for your KLX, pushing is...
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2013, 02:09 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 118,383
Posted By bspf
Email sent. #55

Email sent. #55
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2013, 03:05 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 118,383
Posted By bspf
Please put me on the standby list for one tool...

Please put me on the standby list for one tool and both adapters. I will send you a pm.
Thanks, Craig.
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2013, 12:45 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,401
Posted By bspf
I bought the Olympia Moto X jacket and pants this...

I bought the Olympia Moto X jacket and pants this last fall. I had been using my dirt bike riding gear, but when the weather turned colder (below 60) and I was putting miles on the highway I realized...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-06-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,557
Posted By bspf
I went riding to Walker Valley on Thursday with...

I went riding to Walker Valley on Thursday with my 200XCW. It was like riding a bicycle compared to the KLR650. Now you will have to show me where Split Rock is. Nice acquisition!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-30-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,707
Posted By bspf
Cool2 I'm pretty fortunate. Got some new buddies to...

I'm pretty fortunate. Got some new buddies to ride with, continuous stream of farkles for my KLR 650, and Christmas in Hawaii with my family. Life is good.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-14-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,223
Posted By bspf
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you also...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you also Tom. Just don't have that New Years day ride start to early, I might not make it! I'm reserving a spot though.:beer
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-28-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,426
Posted By bspf
I'm glad I got to go on the ride. Getting the...

I'm glad I got to go on the ride. Getting the meeting with the DNR manager was unexpected, but kind of an eye opener. Looking forward for the next one.
Thanks, Craig
Forum: Equipment 11-27-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,977
Posted By bspf
I have the Olympia X Moto jacket and pants. Did a...

I have the Olympia X Moto jacket and pants. Did a ride today that ranged from mid thirties to low forties and never was cold. This also included 60 mph road riding. I wear long underwear and a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-25-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 4,333
Views: 854,991
Posted By bspf
Very nice pictures Tom, You have a good eye. ...

Very nice pictures Tom, You have a good eye.
Look forward to seeing more of them.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-11-2012, 11:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 800
Posted By bspf
What a day!

:clapThanks for inviting me to come along. What a way to spend the last day of our late summer weather here in Puget Sound, the rain is coming tomorrow and won't let up for at least a week. The views...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-20-2012, 09:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 962
Posted By bspf
Talking Tom and Kelvy, Thank you very much for showing...

Tom and Kelvy,
Thank you very much for showing me around today, you guys are great hosts! Even though I have been in the area most of my life, it was great to get out and see parts of the Skagit I...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-27-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By bspf
I'm truly excited about getting home in...

I'm truly excited about getting home in September. Usually I don't get home until end of October or beginning of Novermber and by then all the mountain riding is closed. This will be a priority for...
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