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Forum: Vendors 04-15-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 11,834
Posted By Wadester
Turn signals. I've been running these...

Turn signals.

I've been running these ($10/4ea):
http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/NTg1WDU4NQ==/z/1ioAAOxyzHxRW4OQ/$(KGrHqFHJC8FFF2qm+SmBRW4OPgQO!~~60_12.JPG

But one of the back ones has the lense...
Forum: Vendors 04-12-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 11,834
Posted By Wadester
My silver rack arrived today, undamaged. ...

My silver rack arrived today, undamaged. However, the rack was just rolled in some foam sheet, and one corner of the rack had poked a hole in the box. 1/2 the foam, but with some packing tape to...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-10-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Yes, that does look interesting. Too bad it's...

Yes, that does look interesting. Too bad it's only 4" tires and 80mm rims. Hardly fat at all :lol3
Forum: Vendors 04-09-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 11,834
Posted By Wadester
"metallic gray" "Your Order ID is: #1013" ...

"metallic gray"

"Your Order ID is: #1013"

Done.

Thank you Robert and Brian!


I'm looking forward to the sideracks. And the skidplate. And the frameguards. And I hope I can afford an...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Yes, it's a Fatback with a Lefty. ...

Yes, it's a Fatback with a Lefty.
MendonCycleSmith offset clamps,
Standard (Project321) Lefty hub,
And since that's a 100mm rim that I run a 4.7" tire on - a wee bit of offset in the wheel (the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
A good day, stringing together arroyos,...

A good day, stringing together arroyos, singletrack, ridgeline tracks, and a route thru a saddle. Too bad this shot finished off the battery and is the only one....
Forum: Vendors 04-04-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 11,834
Posted By Wadester
No problem. Glad it worked. Also, a note for...

No problem. Glad it worked.

Also, a note for pannier construction: Internal lashing points.

I've noticed that when you're offroad with a partially loaded pannier, everything gets well tossed. ...
Forum: Vendors 04-03-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 11,834
Posted By Wadester
Ok, I got to the parts and tried doing some...

Ok, I got to the parts and tried doing some measuring for hole fit of SW-Motech rack to Micatech V2's. My 12" caliper is not long enough to fully measure all of the relationships, but here's the...
Forum: Vendors 03-28-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 11,834
Posted By Wadester
Pannier rack feedback

http://i970.photobucket.com/albums/ae184/brian2sos/PANNIERFRAMETUBEASM2.jpg

You don't need criticism - it looks great! But perhaps you do want to know about desired features?

Ok - I would like...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-26-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 14,254
Views: 7,730,669
Posted By Wadester
http://sexywomenandmotorcycles.com/wp-content/uplo...

http://sexywomenandmotorcycles.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/BikerBabes516.jpg



It's really real:
...
Forum: Vendors 03-25-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 11,834
Posted By Wadester
Yeah, this is what I'm looking for. I'll look...

Yeah, this is what I'm looking for. I'll look forward to when it's available.
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4,260
Views: 959,417
Posted By Wadester
Here's a search for you: ...

Here's a search for you:

http://www.bikefinds.com/yamaha-tw200-for-sale
Forum: Equipment 03-17-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,754
Posted By Wadester
There are ice reservoir based systems (Veskimo...

There are ice reservoir based systems (Veskimo (http://www.veskimo.com/personal-cooling-system-9quart.html)) at that price point - is/was your system ice based? Thermoelectric? Refrigerated?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-13-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,941
Posted By Wadester
I don't know about that one, but you could get...

I don't know about that one, but you could get one at Max BMW motorsports (http://www.maxbmwmotorsport.com/r1200-30-final-drive-upgrade/)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-07-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13,724
Views: 1,945,782
Posted By Wadester
Dibs. PM'd

Dibs. PM'd
Forum: Vendors 02-13-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 218,828
Posted By Wadester
Here's a reference for you - DR350S with original...

Here's a reference for you - DR350S with original instruments relocated to Lynx dash:
http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr147/wadesterNM/IMG_1411s.jpg

I did have to use a set of...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 22,453
Views: 2,689,040
Posted By Wadester
I can say - not even close. I got a $10 deal on...

I can say - not even close. I got a $10 deal on a DR650 seat thinkin' maybe - but no. The nose part is a wrong angle and way different.

Why do you need to know? If you've got a DR350 seat pan -...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-11-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
The answer is Yes! And no. There are...

The answer is Yes! And no. There are symmetrical frames, which use 170mmRr/135mmFr or 190mmRr/135mmFr (for the 4.8" tires) instead of 135mmRr/100mmFr and there are offset frames that use 135mm for...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-07-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 445
Views: 124,228
Posted By Wadester
What dash set up is that if you don't mind me...

What dash set up is that if you don't mind me asking?[/QUOTE]

Britannia Composites Lynx (http://www.britanniacomposites.com/index.php/productmenu/lynxmenu)...
Forum: Vendors 02-05-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 27,267
Posted By Wadester
The original compact block and tackle system was...

The original compact block and tackle system was really nice. Filled a need, and was very cool on top of it. A bit pricey, and I found them too late.

However, there are other options. I picked...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-01-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Got ya a Moonie? Sweet bike! Now you need to fix...

Got ya a Moonie? Sweet bike! Now you need to fix the font to match:
http://fcdn.mtbr.com/attachments/fat-bikes/673373d1359601749t-moonlander-font-img_1824cs.jpg
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 36,449
Posted By Wadester
The cover should be essentially non-stretch, with...

The cover should be essentially non-stretch, with all the spring in the bows - so I wouldn't blame that.

However, with the various widths they make - could you have the wrong length bows? Do...
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 36,449
Posted By Wadester
I know that with my older version, I don't use...

I know that with my older version, I don't use all of the available "bow frame" sets. I weigh 220 lbs, but do not hit bottom when stretched out (sitting up is different). I remember that mine came...
Forum: Equipment 01-13-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 4,957
Views: 2,122,192
Posted By Wadester
Then all you need is a custom carry bag set from...

Then all you need is a custom carry bag set from Storm Industries (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=487221). He's an ADV'er who can work wonders from a basic idea, for a reasonable...
Forum: Equipment 01-08-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 13,013
Posted By Wadester
*cough*codpiece*cough*

*cough*codpiece*cough*
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 22,453
Views: 2,689,040
Posted By Wadester
The best is blue boots/frame/seat with hot pink...

The best is blue boots/frame/seat with hot pink decals!

http://www.bikez.com/pictures/suzuki/1992/9226_0_1_2_dr%20350%20s_Laur.jpg

Disclaimer - not my bike. Mine only has the left side panel...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-30-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Yeah, now do the same thing to the conventional...

Yeah, now do the same thing to the conventional fork bike next to it. The wheel itself won't deflect as much - because the fork is flexing in it's place! But with equal force, the conventional fork...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-30-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Back when I went Lefty, the main difference was...

Back when I went Lefty, the main difference was torsional stiffness! This was back in the "old" days, and compared to a Manitou Mars. But you can hold the front tire with your knees and twist the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-27-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Ya know, after trying all sorts of gloves and...

Ya know, after trying all sorts of gloves and combinations of gloves and never quite making it work - I went with a pair of bar mitts. Makes all the difference. Hands can be warm wearing a...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-12-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 14,254
Views: 7,730,669
Posted By Wadester
Try it with img links (). Or press the little...

Try it with img links (). Or press the little yellow square in the editor (w/mts on it) and paste in the link:
http://i176.photobucket.com/albums/w184/ironcast/Hondacafegirl.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-04-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 7,143
Views: 6,328,653
Posted By Wadester
Song = Chrysler. Check Fury = Plymouth ...

Song = Chrysler. Check

Fury = Plymouth

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plymouth_Fury
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-04-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 7,143
Views: 6,328,653
Posted By Wadester
Got me a Plymouth, it's as big as a whale, and...

Got me a Plymouth, it's as big as a whale, and it's about to set sail!
Got me a Plymouth, it seats about twenty, so hurry up and bring your juke box money!
Forum: Old's Cool 11-27-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 14,254
Views: 7,730,669
Posted By Wadester
http://cs10890.vkontakte.ru/u92346398/128606089/y_...

http://cs10890.vkontakte.ru/u92346398/128606089/y_1df8603c.jpg

http://vietzippo_net.k23.vn/2013/08/02/220130711151345_6.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img713/314/37638353011a2b3ae33cb88.jpg
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-24-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
That is an excellent bike! Keep an eye on the...

That is an excellent bike! Keep an eye on the welds where the suspension pivots attach to the seattube.

The first bike I put a Lefty on. My last 26er. ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-24-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Fixt it for ya.

Fixt it for ya.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-23-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Y'know..... 650B is the hot new thing,...

Y'know.....

650B is the hot new thing, getting the hype. I recall the start of 29ers and all the hate and hype that went about. "oh, the 26er will just fade away now" "only tall people will...
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 10,336
Posted By Wadester
Unless you're running a humidifier, you shouldn't...

Unless you're running a humidifier, you shouldn't have any more moisture than your normal breathing would generate. I can recall spending a cold night in a one-man tent and waking up to ice crystals...
Forum: The Garage 11-19-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 1,200
Sticky: Note to self:
Views: 254,930
Posted By Wadester
Yeah, when you need to siphon gas it's best not...

Yeah, when you need to siphon gas it's best not to used that 3' length of 1" garden hose that you found.

And if you do, once you get the siphon started, you should expect the "fire hose" volume...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-17-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
I own some. Moonlander ...

I own some.

Moonlander

http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr147/wadesterNM/0913131115s_zps2a409ed3.jpg


And a Fatback...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-11-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 71,064
Posted By Wadester
Custom ODI Handlebar Grip Clamps...

Custom ODI Handlebar Grip Clamps (https://www.purelycustom.com/p-195-odi-handlebar-grip-clamps.aspx)

https://www.purelycustom.com/images/PRODUCT/large/195.jpg

Just sayin'.
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