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Forum: Racing 08-16-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4,668
Views: 552,067
Posted By wilkinsonk
Peugot

The new issue of The Red Bulletin has an article on the 2008 DKR effort. Pictures show only one spare tire (under the hood). Also, Peterhansel's initial impression was that the car seems a little...
Forum: Racing 08-12-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4,668
Views: 552,067
Posted By wilkinsonk
Kidding right? If you've never been over to...

Kidding right? If you've never been over to their web site, they even have a Rally section.

http://www.enduro21.com/index.php/rally
Forum: Racing 08-10-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,712
Posted By wilkinsonk
Awesome, tight times at the top. He actually...

Awesome, tight times at the top. He actually finished with the same time as Grant Baylor and is a fair amount ahead of a number of BIG names. Did I say Awesome?

So stoked for Team RPA and the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 745
Views: 198,232
Posted By wilkinsonk
I forget what year, but it's a Husqvarna TE610...

I forget what year, but it's a Husqvarna TE610 that everyone's thinking of...IIRC
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 745
Views: 198,232
Posted By wilkinsonk
Yep, got a WR300 sitting in the garage (YZ250, WR...

Yep, got a WR300 sitting in the garage (YZ250, WR gears, 295 big bore). It's a keeper. Sitting right next to me WR450F and a Gas Gas 300 Raga. :raabia
Forum: Racing 07-31-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,712
Posted By wilkinsonk
Bam!!

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-6D1kSiSV5Eo/U9qC9OxZUUI/AAAAAAAAAls/ulQqtpyWqCI/w661-h748-no/IMG_20140731_135427.jpg
Forum: Racing 07-30-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,712
Posted By wilkinsonk
So awesome, been missing the Riff Raff this past...

So awesome, been missing the Riff Raff this past year. Hope you have the bikes all sorted already? Last minute shakedowns suck!

Viva la Riff Raff!!!
Forum: Racing 07-04-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4,668
Views: 552,067
Posted By wilkinsonk
Can we pin this one to the wall somewhere and...

Can we pin this one to the wall somewhere and revisit it after January 2015 when RG finishes behind the Peugeot? That would be classic. Cause, you know, Minis are for girls and all that crap. :deal
Forum: Trials 07-04-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,731
Posted By wilkinsonk
First, I would tying the brake pedal down (so...

First, I would tying the brake pedal down (so there's lots of pressure on the piston) and leaving it over night. That alone may help work the air bubble out of the system. You may have a bubble...
Forum: Trials 06-07-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,605
Posted By wilkinsonk
My pleasure to help. I must be honest though,...

My pleasure to help. I must be honest though, the only thing I did was run a Google search for "12 gauge spokes" and this was the first link that came up.

- Ken
Forum: Trials 06-07-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,605
Posted By wilkinsonk
12ga, correct? ...

12ga, correct?


http://holmeshobbies.com/Sapim-Stainless-Custom-Spokes.html


When you want high quality, low cost, and custom spokes, look no further than Sapim Stainless cut and rolled at...
Forum: Vendors 06-02-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,375
Posted By wilkinsonk
Yeah, I guess you may have read a little too much...

Yeah, I guess you may have read a little too much between the lines in my post and I should have been more explicit. What I should have just said was I cannot see where you can get a nearly $90...
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 198,232
Posted By wilkinsonk
Wouldn't you have wanted this one instead of one...

Wouldn't you have wanted this one instead of one for the alu framed bike? Yamaha YZ 250F 4-Stroke (00-09), WRF 250 4-Stroke (00-02) Case Saver
...
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,375
Posted By wilkinsonk
My advise to anyone with a "need" for a pulley...

My advise to anyone with a "need" for a pulley system and a desire to put a kit together would be to get some quality components and learn how to use them. All of these can be done fairly easily.
...
Forum: Vendors 05-28-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,375
Posted By wilkinsonk
You shouldn't run into any problems with those...

You shouldn't run into any problems with those pulleys and the smaller cord. Fouling is more of a function of cord management, although I find that spectra cord tends to give me problems as it...
Forum: Racing 05-19-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By wilkinsonk
Looks like that despite his tactic, he will still...

Looks like that despite his tactic, he will still lead out Stage 1.

http://www.pharaonsrally.com/en/rally/results/2014/170/?sheet=1405
Forum: Trials 05-14-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 17,705
Posted By wilkinsonk
We just looked at a great house in Carolina Lakes...

We just looked at a great house in Carolina Lakes today. Is that pretty close to your neck of the woods? We won't be moving down to the Fayettville area until mid-July. The GG300 is ready to go.
Forum: Racing 05-13-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By wilkinsonk
Yeah, the logistics package of...

Yeah, the logistics package of Venice/Alexandria/Venice must have been pretty attractive for the home team.

I have to admit that my initial enthusiasm for this rally has waned with the big teams...
Forum: Racing 05-11-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By wilkinsonk
Agreed, that was really poor sarcasm. The only...

Agreed, that was really poor sarcasm. The only neat part on the drive is stopping on the mountain down from Taif to watch the baboons raid the garbage and harass people.
Forum: Racing 05-09-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By wilkinsonk
But the drive from Dammam to Jeddah is awesome! ...

But the drive from Dammam to Jeddah is awesome! It's worth doing (once).
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By wilkinsonk
Doesn't look like KTM is heading to Egypt either....

Doesn't look like KTM is heading to Egypt either. A race for the privateers then? Maybe last year's cancelation, coupled with current atmosphere in Cairo, has damaged this one?

From Marc Coma's...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
Marc Coma (translation by Google)

MARC COMA , SECOND IN QATAR
April 25, 2014 2:28 pm
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The pilot Avià adds a new podium , their 20th consecutive in the World Cup points and cut the first ranked the World Rally Championship Cross -...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
Honda press release to wrap up events...

Bang Bang' Barreda wins in Qatar and is new world championship leader

Joan ‘Bang Bang’ Barreda takes the title at the Sealine Cross-Country Rally in Qatar. This is his first triumph in a world...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By wilkinsonk
Looking forward to keeping the rally ball...

Looking forward to keeping the rally ball rolling. This year's FIM Cross Country Championship may actually shape up to be a contest!

Ha! Take that, spoke to soon. HRC looks to be sitting out...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By wilkinsonk
2014 Pharaons Rally, Egypt

2014 Pharaons Rally, Egypt

Round 3 of the 2014 FIM Cross Country World Championships

18-25 May

http://www.pharaonsrally.com/en/rally/
...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
According to the race documents he was due to...

According to the race documents he was due to start the special stage at 6:49 (3rd), but did not start until 6:57. So, he must have gotten a penalty for missing his start time. Provisional results...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
too old, what's the prognosis on Sam's injury? ...

too old, what's the prognosis on Sam's injury? Hope he heals quickly.
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
From my once favorite local paper:

http://www.arabnews.com/news/561081


Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah, Spain’s Joan Barreda and Qatar’s Mohammed Abu Issa confirmed victories in the car, motorcycle and quad categories at the...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
And the highlight reel...

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Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
SS5 Photos are up...

"Paulo, is nice to finish in front of that KTM guy, no?"

"Joan, your bike! It's in one piece!"

http://www.qmmf.com/uploads/images/2014/SCCR%20Stage%205/45_sealine_stage5_225.jpeg

...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
SS4 Highlights

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Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
Overall Results

Someone may want to check my math, but here's what I think the final shaked out as (too old has it right):

1st, Barreda, 20h 28:46 (20 points)
2nd, Coma, 20h 30:09 (17 points)
3rd, Rodriguez,...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
SS5 Provisional Results

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-E4yWsDD_3vE/U1pMT3gaJjI/AAAAAAAAAe8/cEK4N4-wT_A/s2048/SS5.JPG
Forum: Racing 04-24-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4,668
Views: 552,067
Posted By wilkinsonk
Are we being snookered? :huh

Are we being snookered? :huh
Forum: Racing 04-24-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
Pending a wild-card tomorrow, the final results...

Pending a wild-card tomorrow, the final results should look something like this:

1st overall, Barreda
2nd, Coma
3rd, Viladoms
4th, Gonk or Rodrigues


New FIM Championship standing:
Coma,...
Forum: Racing 04-24-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
Team HRC won another stage of the Sealine Rally...

Team HRC won another stage of the Sealine Rally in Qatar today and this time it was defending World Champion Paulo Goncalves’ turn to lead the way, the Portuguese rider winning the 250-mile fourth...
Forum: Racing 04-24-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
DNF yesterday and does not appear to have started...

DNF yesterday and does not appear to have started today, sorry.
Forum: Racing 04-24-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
Preliminary Results, SS4

Looks like the leaders bunched up before arriving at CP2 and then rode the rest of the day together (or in close sight of each other). Very sorry to hear about Sam's misfortune. Based on the time...
Forum: Racing 04-24-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
SS3 Highlights

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Forum: Racing 04-23-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,754
Posted By wilkinsonk
Yeah, It will be hard for to start behind Bang...

Yeah, It will be hard for to start behind Bang Bang and only take back a minute on the day, otherwise he takes back too much time and has to lead out on the final day. Tough math to beat any way you...
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