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Forum: Road warriors 02-10-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3,109
Views: 437,615
Posted By sasrocks
On most tracks, 115 is a rolling chicane on the...

On most tracks, 115 is a rolling chicane on the main straight. 600s will be hitting 145+ on the longest straight of most tracks. even SV650's will hit 125. Now, how many FJ09s will be n a track? ...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 02-04-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 785
Posted By sasrocks
1. Madstad 2. stock 'Stones, Michelin Anakees...

1. Madstad
2. stock 'Stones, Michelin Anakees or Conti TKC 70's. others can weigh in.
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 01-16-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,457
Posted By sasrocks
Jesse

Jesse
Forum: Road warriors 01-05-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 9,888
Views: 1,670,534
Posted By sasrocks
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-MLF-IXnyjss/T3H23HW4JmI/...

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-MLF-IXnyjss/T3H23HW4JmI/AAAAAAAAAR0/MR5x23Fn6cM/s640/014b52d5.png (http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-MLF-IXnyjss/T3H23HW4JmI/AAAAAAAAAR0/MR5x23Fn6cM/s640/014b52d5.png)
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,163
Posted By sasrocks
FJ, more power, more comfort.

FJ, more power, more comfort.
Forum: Road warriors 12-31-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3,109
Views: 437,615
Posted By sasrocks
my thoughts exactly, what is it with that seat? I...

my thoughts exactly, what is it with that seat? I guess aftermarket is the solution in the event it is an issue. Also the exhaust can is bad. I like the FJ has a ton of factory accessories. Now...
Forum: Road warriors 12-31-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3,109
Views: 437,615
Posted By sasrocks
Following the FJ09 reports closely. I have a...

Following the FJ09 reports closely. I have a decked out Tiger 800 now, and do 95% on road stuff. The FJ09 and the BMW 1000 XR have my eye. I get that the 2 are not directly comparable but one of...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 681
Posted By sasrocks
pass on it, even if its given to you for free.

pass on it, even if its given to you for free.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-11-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,178
Posted By sasrocks
I went the same +1 route for high speed work and...

I went the same +1 route for high speed work and am happy. when you want to hammer it, it still responds - wring it out properly of course, and unless you are jumping on a standard geared bike back...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-11-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By sasrocks
+1

+1
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3,109
Views: 437,615
Posted By sasrocks
the tiger 800 is over $12K with less HP and more...

the tiger 800 is over $12K with less HP and more weight with no std centerstand, and no mapping or TC. granted you have the XC and roadie versions so there is more choice but I dont see complaining...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-01-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7,798
Views: 1,278,368
Posted By sasrocks
could be wrong, but I am laughing and shaking my...

could be wrong, but I am laughing and shaking my head at Honda right now.
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 11-01-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1,136
Views: 124,626
Posted By sasrocks
no taller 6th gear? I thought that was a...

no taller 6th gear? I thought that was a universal want and easy fix...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-23-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,305
Posted By sasrocks
Good work fellow KC guy...

Good work fellow KC guy...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-12-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,080
Posted By sasrocks
yamahas version of the Tiger 800. what is not to...

yamahas version of the Tiger 800. what is not to like?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-04-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 24,764
Posted By sasrocks
I get 38-40 on my XC, with a Leo slip on. I hae...

I get 38-40 on my XC, with a Leo slip on. I hae no idea what people are doing to get 45 +
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-29-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,981
Posted By sasrocks
its a damn solid bike and I have owned over 3...

its a damn solid bike and I have owned over 3 dozen to date. Oil pan leak fixed under warranty - gasket sealer. other than that it works very well. it is top heavy, but the motor is fun fun fun. we...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-16-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 817
Posted By sasrocks
mine rakes a battery every 3 years or so. If you...

mine rakes a battery every 3 years or so. If you are riding highway mostly, +1 on the counter shaft is a good mod. your tires are fine for what you plan to do. Enjoy.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-09-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 652
Views: 132,599
Posted By sasrocks
The Husqvarna 900 Nuda is a bored out800cc Beemer...

The Husqvarna 900 Nuda is a bored out800cc Beemer parallel twin, motardish vs adv. it weighs 383 dry/428 fully wet, which gives one hope for an up-spec XTZ 700 that comes in under the 440lb wet mark...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-07-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 132,599
Posted By sasrocks
Siap

http://idratherberiding.com/2014/07/05/xtz-700-yamahas-new-mid-size-tenere/
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 06-30-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 21,969
Views: 4,256,080
Posted By sasrocks
switched power wire up front?

I want to install switched power to my radar detector. I know about the white or yellow wire in the back for the tail light. I dont want to run a line all the way from back to front. what about the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-17-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,357
Posted By sasrocks
what lake is that?

what lake is that?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-14-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,512
Posted By sasrocks
To my point about Honda styling, it looks like...

To my point about Honda styling, it looks like the NM4 is available in the USA later this summer. It is a DCT bike so you might like it. :D It sports the latest technology including a 700c scooter...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-14-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,512
Posted By sasrocks
I love it overall. Love the triple character of...

I love it overall. Love the triple character of the engine. With the Madstad, wind management is superb. I have 1" lower pegs and with the seat in high position the legroom is great. Things I would...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-14-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,575
Posted By sasrocks
needs to be the fz-09 triple.

needs to be the fz-09 triple.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-14-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,512
Posted By sasrocks
Honda has produced the weidrest, blandest most...

Honda has produced the weidrest, blandest most boring nuetered street models for years. I dont even know who they are any more but have no desire for any of the crap they are making, save possibly...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 06-05-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 6,697
Views: 1,392,618
Posted By sasrocks
what brand of screen is this?

is this screen any good?

http://www.hicklinpowersports.com/new_galleria.asp?veh=188095&pov=3776023
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7,798
Views: 1,278,368
Posted By sasrocks
Honduh does not make motorcycles any more, silly...

Honduh does not make motorcycles any more, silly folks. They are my go to for lawn mower and generators, though...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-14-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 781
Posted By sasrocks
thanks for confirming that a - I am out of my...

thanks for confirming that a - I am out of my mind, b- and the road is smooth.

I was in the Tunnel area twice, once successfully to the tunnel via St Elmos and Hancock on the 610, and tried...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-14-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 512
Posted By sasrocks
Ditto on Big D in Woodland Park. Was in there...

Ditto on Big D in Woodland Park. Was in there last year - super cool owner and shop.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-14-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 781
Posted By sasrocks
Pitkin to Alpine Tunnel

Can a Strom make it on this route? What about a ninja 1000 with a B rider? I've been on it on 610 but honestly can't remember how rough it was. My recollection is no problem but wanted to check
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-23-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By sasrocks
I do not doubt you my friend. I shall.

I do not doubt you my friend. I shall.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-23-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By sasrocks
I appreciate the education, but believe me when I...

I appreciate the education, but believe me when I say that I personally like the I-4 over a twin, yes for street use. I have ridden and owned a mess of both and am well aware of the differences. I...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-23-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By sasrocks
thanks all for the replies. yes the stock screen...

thanks all for the replies. yes the stock screen was terrible. I will take a test ride and see what madstad comes out with. no hurry to upgrade as the 800 is set up nice and I don't mind wringing...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-22-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By sasrocks
Deano. Talk to me more about the differences....

Deano. Talk to me more about the differences. ESpecially the wind screen situation on the ktm compared to the madstad tiger. I need to test ride the ktm. Thx
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-22-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By sasrocks
1190 vs 800xc

An odd comparison I know. I have an 800XC completed modded with Madstad, Jesse bags, pegs, rox risers, skid plate, crash bars Akropovic etc. I am in love with the triple for the street but the thing...
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,397
Posted By sasrocks
I have a cardo scala headset in my Arai which at...

I have a cardo scala headset in my Arai which at top volume it too faint to hear music at highway speeds with my ear plug in.

Is there another brand of helmet mounted comm/hedset that is louder...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-25-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 555,356
Posted By sasrocks
Collegiate Peaks CG CO... bye bye beautiful...

Collegiate Peaks CG CO... bye bye beautiful 610...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-oIQM9bMR7BM/UuPVkrSkqBI/AAAAAAAAA6w/6aYS2uUIol4/s640/bike%2520tent.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-29-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 882
Posted By sasrocks
you are right it was damn good, just had to turn...

you are right it was damn good, just had to turn around instead of get where I intended to go. never seen a trail that brazen before...

@ Geolander, I didn't have time to try the switchbacks I...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-28-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 882
Posted By sasrocks
@ Geek: your color coded map is very helpful. I...

@ Geek: your color coded map is very helpful. I came up the orange trail (Deer Creek which was no problemo either way, as stated earler). I proceeded south on the purple trail (Swan) but mistakenly...
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