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Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I was told that it is hard to get to this...

I was told that it is hard to get to this adjustment. Did you find this to be true? This is the throttle plate stop screw, right?
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I also made this upgrade about a week ago Big...

I also made this upgrade about a week ago Big Dog. But I got a little air in the line when doing it. No problem, I wanted to change the fluid anyway. I never did like the way that original wire was...
Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
You might take a look at the Heidenau K60. It's...

You might take a look at the Heidenau K60. It's good on the road and still decent on dirt. A high mileage tire but pretty pricey.
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Thanks for the update Charlie, I've been...

Thanks for the update Charlie, I've been wondering about your situation. Since we both have gone the route of the booster plug and it only provided a temporary solution I've been waiting for a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
That's all there is to it? And that really...

That's all there is to it? And that really works? Cool - I think I can handle this job. Part is ordered. Thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I must be REALLY stupid. From looking at the...

I must be REALLY stupid. From looking at the bike, it's not immediately obvious how you're mounting this switch. Will it become apparent after I remove the micro switch?
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-03-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4,489
Views: 232,482
Posted By spidermann
Nice riding with you William. Thanks for getting...

Nice riding with you William. Thanks for getting in touch with me. I had a great time.
-jeff
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,068
Posted By spidermann
Yup, give Rt 36 a try. 4 lane almost all the way...

Yup, give Rt 36 a try. 4 lane almost all the way and not many small towns to slow you down. 24 hr gas stations all along the way. It really only takes a little longer due to the 65 mph speed limit...
Forum: Thumpers 06-18-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I really hope this works out Charlie and we...

I really hope this works out Charlie and we appreciate your work on this.
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
You guys are fantastic. Great work - and it's...

You guys are fantastic. Great work - and it's really appreciated.
Forum: Thumpers 06-08-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I like this Blaise. Can you show us how you...

I like this Blaise. Can you show us how you attached the mount bracket?
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-28-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 8,139
Views: 733,966
Posted By spidermann
I checked it out a couple of years ago and it was...

I checked it out a couple of years ago and it was pretty overgrown. I didn't get very far.
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
[We're having the very first informal "Husky...

[We're having the very first informal "Husky TR650 Owner's Convention" at the ADV SLAP Rally in Arkansas this coming weekend: Friday - Sunday (5/16 - 5/18).

Saddle up your Terra or Strada and put...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Thanks Dedave. I'll ponder all this and probably...

Thanks Dedave. I'll ponder all this and probably do a little experimenting.
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
[Since the air in the crankcase can have oil, and...

[Since the air in the crankcase can have oil, and fumes that get past the rings, rather than vent it to atmosphere and create pollution, it is recycled and burned in the engine.[/QUOTE]
Thanks, I...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Can someone explain to me about the need for a...

Can someone explain to me about the need for a crankcase vent in the air box? I know - it's a stupid question.
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
No charge until after the warrantee expires. ...

No charge until after the warrantee expires. Then my dealer charges about $35.
Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
The first time I had the Moss done it didn't help...

The first time I had the Moss done it didn't help the stumbling issue at about 3k. But the second time it was mossed the problem went away. I'm guessing they had an update to their procedure. The...
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
A friend of mine does some machine work and he...

A friend of mine does some machine work and he ground some shims for me once. It went pretty quickly and I would expect most machine shops could do that for you if you want to save some time.
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Definitely looking forward to HF's option on the...

Definitely looking forward to HF's option on the air box. I really really really don't want to dissect the whole bike just to take care of this problem. I'm fairly certain I'd never get it all back...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-25-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,615
Posted By spidermann
I had spent the previous night at the farm.

I had spent the previous night at the farm.
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Wow! I thought I was the only guy in the world...

Wow! I thought I was the only guy in the world who did it this way. Thanks for the company.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-24-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,615
Posted By spidermann
I happened to be the first one there last year...

I happened to be the first one there last year and was eating mine at 7:30am :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I was in Hall's yesterday and they have become a...

I was in Hall's yesterday and they have become a good resource. They bought a bunch of Terras and still have several to sell. It's getting harder to find one so if anybody knows someone who's...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-09-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 8,139
Views: 733,966
Posted By spidermann
When were you there? I'm surprised you didn't...

When were you there? I'm surprised you didn't see other dual sports. I saw a lot of bikes with Illinois plates when we were there.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-08-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 8,139
Views: 733,966
Posted By spidermann
We trailered down from Illinois to Study Butte. ...

We trailered down from Illinois to Study Butte. Went straight through pulling behind a full size van with captain chairs and a bed in the back. It was a very comfortable ride. The Wee with us is a...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-08-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8,139
Views: 733,966
Posted By spidermann
I was on the Terra, it's first real ride off...

I was on the Terra, it's first real ride off pavement. I was impressed with how well it did. I also had some friends with me - 2 KLRs, a DRZ, an XR and a Wee. The Wee didn't do the harder sections...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-07-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8,139
Views: 733,966
Posted By spidermann
I guess I just missed you guys - I was at Big...

I guess I just missed you guys - I was at Big Bend last week, just got home on Saturday. Old Ore Road was fun as was Black Gap Road. That's a good place to visit this time of year.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-10-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 16,681
Posted By spidermann
<---COPY FROM HERE Sign-up sheet 1....

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Sign-up sheet

1. Copy this entire post, along with the most current list of names, and these instructions!
2. Hit "New Reply" button at the bottom of page (no, not the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
LOL, that's not quite what I had in mind. ...

LOL, that's not quite what I had in mind. Actually though, I'll probably do this at some point. I've still got my old KLR for the real dusty stuff though but it's just a matter of time… I'll let...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Let me know if you do this William. I'd like to...

Let me know if you do this William. I'd like to get involved.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-06-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,615
Posted By spidermann
I didn't realize you made it to this event - I'll...

I didn't realize you made it to this event - I'll be looking for you this year. I was actually at the 1st one and there were only 10 or so of us there. Mostly COG guys. Looking forward to it....
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Yeah, these guys don't miss much. Pretty good...

Yeah, these guys don't miss much. Pretty good group here. :clap
Forum: Thumpers 11-30-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Nice job Mark. Jeez, who woulda thunk it would...

Nice job Mark. Jeez, who woulda thunk it would be conventional 1/8"npt. That just makes it all too easy!
Thanks for working on this.
Forum: Thumpers 11-30-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I'm glad to see guys working on this idea. ...

I'm glad to see guys working on this idea. HighFive and I were talking about it a few weeks ago. This is a long overdue upgrade and I'm looking forward to see what we end up with.
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2013, 02:54 AM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
I can appreciate all the work that went into...

I can appreciate all the work that went into building that. Very nice job HF.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-15-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8,139
Views: 733,966
Posted By spidermann
That is indeed an excellent map. MoForrest gave...

That is indeed an excellent map. MoForrest gave me one this year when I ran into him in Eminence. Remember me? I was on the Husky Terra and met you outside the grocery store.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-07-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 461
Views: 30,713
Posted By spidermann
It's been a while now since the fire and I'm...

It's been a while now since the fire and I'm curious about the cause. Has anyone seen the result of the state fire marshal's investigation?
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-15-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,608
Posted By spidermann
I chatted with him for a while on Sunday morning....

I chatted with him for a while on Sunday morning. He had what he called a diamond tarp setup. He prefers it over a tent. I noticed he was using crow bars as tent stakes - not trying to conserve...
Forum: Thumpers 10-15-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4,859
Views: 550,172
Posted By spidermann
Thanks for the nice words HighFive. Yup, we had...

Thanks for the nice words HighFive. Yup, we had a good time on Saturday - probably spending as much time talking as riding. He must be a long lost cousin or something, we just hit it off.
If...
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