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Forum: Equipment 05-11-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 717
Posted By tootiredsteve
How To: Sheepskin buttpad

a guzzi snuck into my garage and stole the pad off my X-country so... Wanted - Alaskan sheepskin or similar, any condition works, what'cha got :ear
Forum: Road warriors 05-10-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 13,212
Posted By tootiredsteve
Hd kr

man, that's got the spirit of Fritz Kott from DeLuz cyn Fallbrook RIP all over it:1drink rode his KR at El Mirage and the Salt. Great project and write-up:ear
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,261
Posted By tootiredsteve
Listen up!

I had 42K on my last DR, a 2001- no problems but a bad 3'rd gear whine and potential tranny frag made it find a new home. 20K and a quiet gearbox- go for it!
Forum: Airheads 04-20-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,617
Posted By tootiredsteve
Sell before its too late

Nobody told you about the sidestand:cry? sorry, you'll be crushed like a bug and the 3 stud r.wheel ? that was a weight saving design from Gaston Rahier's racebike- it fell off just as he crossed the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 9,946
Views: 1,580,395
Posted By tootiredsteve
Me too, 6'2" and my 2007 seat was too low and the...

Me too, 6'2" and my 2007 seat was too low and the slope pushed me forward; so...tried some seat surgery- pull the staples, shaped a wedge of seat grade foam to level it back to front, fought like...
Forum: Ride reports 03-05-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 48,899
Posted By tootiredsteve
It's more than just the ride

Thanks Dave for taking the time to stop and smell the flowers for us- Death Valley is alive ! Great RR and hope to make the DV noobs late this month.
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,412
Posted By tootiredsteve
Back Pain!

My Versa-Haul is friggin heavy duty steel but no sway, it works great between my A-Liner trailer + the pick-up and no worries down the road. Whew, sure glad it didn't make a big groove/spark...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-17-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,874
Posted By tootiredsteve
Camp Verde

I like nearby Camp Verde - kinda sleepy, way less traffic, good FS campground about 5 miles S. on Hwy 260- close to the dirt rd. that leads to the river and Verde Hot Springs-sweet ride and soak!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-05-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
Gobi's

Still available- make an offer !
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 20,384
Posted By tootiredsteve
Off road only or plateable??

What will it take to make the 4 plateable??? looks like just the right hybrid enduro/trials/easy ride old folk ride. I e-mailed the Phoenix dealer for availability/price
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-26-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
Bump

GobiBump and pics are on PARTS forum, too
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-19-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
free West Slope delivery

Will deliver to W.Slope (G.J., Cortez) and local Utah on a warm day soon! These are top-loaders, would probably survive an RPG hit and say KTM in tasteful orange:wink:
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-15-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
KTM H&B Gobi Panniers

KTM branded Gobi's, great shape, all latches/hinges a-ok, not stickered up:D, will fit any bike w/ Hepco Becker type racks. Came w/ my X-Country but using my soft bags. $250. pick-up in Moab or I'll...
Forum: Airheads 12-31-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,345
Posted By tootiredsteve
You might love all those bikes and the dreams...

You might love all those bikes and the dreams they whisper but they're only metal, plastic and will never love you back; sell them all except for that classic Mystic, put a 1000 bucks worth of...
Forum: The Garage 12-30-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,636
Posted By tootiredsteve
Buzzzzzz

I remember as a kid when the doc cut the plaster cast off my arm- cried and fussed till I realized my arm and skin was intact:D- I think this was the original multi tool. Dremel/Bosch makes a good...
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 9,946
Views: 1,580,395
Posted By tootiredsteve
New old X vs. ex X

Terry- I sold my '08 in a weak moment (and to make a grand profit:evil) this summer. It only took 2 months on a KLR to start wishing for another X- an '07 w/ ABS and the real Rotax. Found one last...
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 9,946
Views: 1,580,395
Posted By tootiredsteve
Gobi's on X

Hey leafman, recently acquired an '07 X Cty w/ H&B racks and H&B Gobi KTM branded bags. These bags look hell for stout but look a bit bulky and are heavy; (my last X, an '08 non ABS Loncin motor had...
Forum: The Garage 12-13-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,278
Posted By tootiredsteve
Webs will be stronger but run a couple beads of...

Webs will be stronger but run a couple beads of PL400 either way for a solid bond between the fur strip and block
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-12-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,492
Posted By tootiredsteve
Yeah- it was a natural rockfall on Nov. 18th -...

Yeah- it was a natural rockfall on Nov. 18th - big white streak even visible from town. I believe the tailings train is still shutdown while they're cleaning up the debris at the tunnel's portal....
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-09-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 2,391
Views: 261,324
Posted By tootiredsteve
You didn't have to wait so long...

the modern Italian 650 Scrambler has been available since 2007- I've got one in my garage right now :eek1! 53 hp, 70 mpg, 353 lbs. F.I., ABS, Marzochhi fork, Brembo's, bulletproof Austrian engine and...
Forum: Trials 12-03-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 101,316
Posted By tootiredsteve
Damn hippies

Thanks for the post, Don! I want my Sherpa, longhair and 42 years back:D
Forum: Trials 12-02-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 101,316
Posted By tootiredsteve
Vintage Pic- Help Post

Cleaning out some boxes and found me and the Sammy Miller T circa 1973 in Spokane, WA- wanna help post this goofy pic w/ vintage Bultaco cap and Greeves jersey ?? e-mail is sgrahmoab@yahoo.com
Forum: Canada 11-22-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,141
Posted By tootiredsteve
If you're not trying to kill your friends, at...

If you're not trying to kill your friends, at least make it a KLR 250 :D
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-20-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,986
Posted By tootiredsteve
Jeez, is this a "loud mouth's, saves lives"...

Jeez, is this a "loud mouth's, saves lives" biker's forum? We all need to share the public lands and tolerate multiple use. The BLM folks on the ground I know in Moab have to deal with industrial ORV...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-18-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 22,641
Views: 2,270,063
Posted By tootiredsteve
West Yellowstone BRRR...

Long shot request- Anybody heading to W. Yellowstone:eek1 that could haul a bike back south? Just bought Ice Box's X-Country and trying to get it back to Moab an easier way. Thanks 'tards. Steve
Forum: Equipment 11-14-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,155
Posted By tootiredsteve
motoin.de

Just used Motoin.de to purchase a Caberg HyperX helmet. They offered UPS but went w/ DHL to USPS. Great service w/ e-mail updates and tracking # for DHL and USPS. Only 11 days, no customs delays or...
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 90,395
Posted By tootiredsteve
Moab City Market shady sidewalk scene

As I was setting up the fall pledge drive table (KZMU Community Radio) in front of Moab's City Market this morning, there was Shannon trying to hook up w/ Starbuck's wi-fi and fiddling w/ a drone of...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-06-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13,294
Views: 1,815,256
Posted By tootiredsteve
West Slope CL 07 KLR 650

This is a find because of its condition and farkles- 2007 KLR 14K $2700. for inmates and I'll throw in the new Ortlieb Moto roll-top bags and a like new Wolfman Enduro tankbag. Moab KLR Fred sez its...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 17,130
Views: 2,008,772
Posted By tootiredsteve
UFO low fender

Just a big thanks to dstriffler for the UFO low Superbike fender! these are hard to find and a pain in the ass to install but it's... pretty, sleek and no longer a wind-grabbing sail like the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-19-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
MotoBike Rack for 2" reciever hitch- STOUT !

Looks like a VersaHaul VH-55 -single rail (room for 2 rails) w/ ramp. Came w/ the KLR I bought in G. Junction- have a trailer already. It hauled Ms. Piggy home easy on my old Tundra- should be good...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-15-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
p.m.

P.M. to you- the KLR (Ms piggy needs some lipstick!)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-11-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
Lemond

Still got the skinny bike ? pm to you
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-08-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
Bump

P.M. to you and might have a DR650 project available.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-01-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
Wtb- raftable trailer

Looking for a trailer- 5'x8' or so- best flat or 3 rail/utility that I could turn into a raft hauler- project ? sure; cheap ? :deal close to Moab ? outstanding ! moto's gone, play'in in the river.
Forum: Road warriors 06-05-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1,376
Views: 329,942
Posted By tootiredsteve
V7 Classic and a tall rider. Oil and water?

Contemplating a 2011 v7 Classic- I'm 6'1" and normally ride taller upright thumper dual-sports. Will the Guzzi work with peg work, seat padding, bar risers. Last MG's I rode were 850 Eldorados CA Hwy...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-21-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 16,596
Views: 2,680,696
Posted By tootiredsteve
p.m. to you- how about a trade?

p.m. to you- how about a trade?
Forum: Equipment 05-19-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,583
Posted By tootiredsteve
Yellowstone Gloves

We carry ( ACE Hardware in Moab, UT) a great elkskin glove made by Yellowstone Glove Co.(good website)- I believe they still sew and wholesale them out of Idaho Falls, ID The 549-E retails for $28.95...
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 9,946
Views: 1,580,395
Posted By tootiredsteve
Help with pics

I just posted my '08 x-cty on BIKES (a sad day:cry) and if a tech-savvy inmate could help me with posting pics.... PICS POSTED BIKES post #5
Forum: Americas 05-02-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,366
Posted By tootiredsteve
After the "Rocky Mtn. High" of the Million Dollar...

After the "Rocky Mtn. High" of the Million Dollar Hwy. between Durango and Silverton, slide into the waters of Orvis Hot Springs at Ridgeway or Trimble Hot Springs a few miles N. of Durango- nice...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-25-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 280
Posted By tootiredsteve
KZMU Moab Public Radio- Give a little love!

Moab- yeah... moto heaven-WRT, Lockhart Basin, Poison Spider, Slickrock, La Sal Loop rd but there's more to Moab:ear. Yes, grassroots public radio-KZMU- 90.1 + 106.7 FM or live on the web at KZMU.org...
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