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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-02-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By robdogg
it's still a fun place to ride, especially the...

it's still a fun place to ride, especially the Eastern half.. I like it because it doesn't get too busy. Not unusual to ride out there on a week day, and not see anyone else.. even on weekends,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-30-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By robdogg
I wouldn't qualify anything in Cap forest as...

I wouldn't qualify anything in Cap forest as advanced.. compared to say the Teanaway, Devils Backbone, Dark Divide etc. there is some steep rocky stuff, especially going up to the top of Rock...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-29-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By robdogg
Oh, and for trails, Google northwest trails.. ...

Oh, and for trails, Google northwest trails.. It's a free overlay that has most of the trails in the northwest.. They also have a great topo product with the trails built in..
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-29-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By robdogg
You can get a map below. Also, the trails are...

You can get a map below. Also, the trails are under seasonal closure November through May. And you may or may not know, but the clay soil there is some of the slipperiest stuff known to man.. I...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-29-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By robdogg
I'm surprised more haven't done this mod.. I...

I'm surprised more haven't done this mod.. I remember when the KTM 950 first came out 12 years ago or so, and many folks made a high fender mod right away.. this is sort of a medium height mod.. ...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-29-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By robdogg
Tiger 800 XC carbon fiber front fender

I bought a 2012 Tiger 800 XC recently that was in need of a front fender.. had Touratech fender risers already, and while I was shopping around I found a CF version and it was about the same price...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-28-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 943
Views: 195,335
Posted By robdogg
try it.. you might like it. It's way better then...

try it.. you might like it. It's way better then stock and my thinking is these are not gold wings.. hehe..
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-28-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 943
Views: 195,335
Posted By robdogg
Tiger 800 Windshields

pretty happy with the Puig touring shield.. good looking, bigger and more effective then stock, but not a huge ugly sail looking thing.. has six mounting points, rather then four as some others.....
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-28-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,599
Posted By robdogg
if you have a plate that doesn't cover the oil...

if you have a plate that doesn't cover the oil filter, there's always this.. Triumph branded Oil Filter cover..

http://shop.triumphmotorcycles.com/various/id-T1210245/Oil_Filter_Cover
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-26-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 895
Views: 238,931
Posted By robdogg
does anyone know if the Givi quick release racks...

does anyone know if the Givi quick release racks will work with the Happy-Trails puck mounts? they come in three different sizes, depending on the width of the bar stock..
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-26-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 895
Views: 238,931
Posted By robdogg
thats good to know.. thanks for posting.. the...

thats good to know.. thanks for posting.. the Givi's are a fair bit cheaper, and have a couple other advantages over the SW racks.. i.e. they work out of the box with the Givi luggage, and they...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-26-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 895
Views: 238,931
Posted By robdogg
the SW mototech are considered to be the...

the SW mototech are considered to be the narrowest profile racks for the Tiger 800
Forum: Vendors 04-24-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,494
Posted By robdogg
is there a US distributor?

is there a US distributor?
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-24-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,599
Posted By robdogg
that seems no more protection then the stock...

that seems no more protection then the stock plastic plate that comes with the bike.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-22-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By robdogg
same story every year guys.. God Bless em, but...

same story every year guys.. God Bless em, but they're not real good about long term communication.. maybe intentional? maybe not.. but it's been that way for ten years or so I have been riding...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-21-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 341,435
Posted By robdogg
on the other hand, some places in the mountains...

on the other hand, some places in the mountains got up to a foot of fresh snow this past weekend.. a friend of mine rode up in Colockum Pass, Tarpiscan, Brushy area last Saturday, and there was...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-17-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,288
Posted By robdogg
old post.. but I was looking for information on...

old post.. but I was looking for information on the Booster plug, as these are now available for the Tiger 800.. so hoping to find out if they are effective or not.. my 2012 Tiger runs very well,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-14-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,393
Posted By robdogg
^^^^^ :evil although the last time I...

^^^^^

:evil

although the last time I ran it, there was a dude on a XR650L, and he cleared most sections pretty good, but I wouldn't wish my worst enemy to ride a KLR at this event.. by small...
Forum: Vendors 04-14-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,997
Posted By robdogg
is there a chance you guys will have racks for...

is there a chance you guys will have racks for the Tusk panniers for Tiger 800 any time soon?
Forum: Vendors 04-14-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,480
Posted By robdogg
any update on when racks for additional bikes...

any update on when racks for additional bikes will be available? Looking for Tiger 800 specifically.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-08-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By robdogg
here are some additional details.. PAY: ...

here are some additional details..

PAY:
$100/DAY/PERSON (THIS MONEY IS TAXED)

DATES/TIMES:

Saturday, March 18, 2015: 10:30AM-10PM (they are more than welcome to leave after practice as long...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-08-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By robdogg
AMSOIL Arenacross - Flaggers needed

Anyone interested in helping out with the Arenacross racing at the Tacoma Dome on April 18-19? I have been contacted about helping with the flagging.

They need five total, for two days, Saturday...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-24-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,963
Posted By robdogg
this might help you decide ...

this might help you decide

http://www.outdoorgearlab.com/Personal-Locator-Beacon-Reviews
Forum: GS Boxers 02-19-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 15,159
Posted By robdogg
any updates?

any updates?
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-19-2015, 05:25 PM
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Views: 15,404
Posted By robdogg
what happened with this project?

what happened with this project?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-19-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,437
Posted By robdogg
+1

+1
Forum: Vendors 02-10-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,850
Posted By robdogg
I plan to.. anytime you change the incoming or...

I plan to.. anytime you change the incoming or outgoing air flow or fuel etc. that significantly, then your stock mapping is probably going to be affected, towards the lean side
Forum: Vendors 02-10-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,850
Posted By robdogg
excellent.. thanks for the replies Dirk.. it...

excellent.. thanks for the replies Dirk.. it helps in the decision making process..

I used to hang drywall (we divide the labor between installing the drywall boards, and the tapers/mudders...
Forum: Vendors 02-09-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,850
Posted By robdogg
hard to tell from the photos, but does the tank...

hard to tell from the photos, but does the tank use the airbox mounts built in to the frame? I assume maybe it does for the forward mounts?, but probably not the rear mounts because those are back...
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 22,429
Views: 2,758,256
Posted By robdogg
I'm a hair under 6ft and I like the windscreen as...

I'm a hair under 6ft and I like the windscreen as it pushes the wind blast higher up on the chest, near chin level, and results in less fatigue when riding for hours at highway speeds.. looks OK too
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 22,429
Views: 2,758,256
Posted By robdogg
I'd suggest finding a good, certified dyno tuner...

I'd suggest finding a good, certified dyno tuner in your area.. maybe check here in the regional forums, or on KTMTalk.com for recommendations..

good luck man
Forum: Vendors 02-08-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,850
Posted By robdogg
looks very nice, thanks for posting.. I'm still a...

looks very nice, thanks for posting.. I'm still a bit on the fence.. how is the noise (i.e. engine howl factor)? and do you think you'll have a chance to test it on some hard terrain soon? I'd be...
Forum: Equipment 01-24-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,253
Posted By robdogg
yeah, old thread, but tough finding good MX style...

yeah, old thread, but tough finding good MX style boots when you got 21in calves.. anyway, I know there are a couple of options, such as the Crossfire, and the SG10, but also check out the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 22,429
Views: 2,758,256
Posted By robdogg
I have one similar, and it wobbles quite a bit...

I have one similar, and it wobbles quite a bit due to the single post between the base and the platform
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-21-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 8,075
Views: 1,315,495
Posted By robdogg
here's some confirmation for ya, just published...

here's some confirmation for ya, just published yesterday and straight from the head designer of new bikes at Honda..

enjoy..

...
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 22,429
Views: 2,758,256
Posted By robdogg
any rubbing on the tank from the back wheel? and...

any rubbing on the tank from the back wheel? and did you shorten the side stand?
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 1,694,342
Posted By robdogg
speaking of skid plates, I just called Jay from...

speaking of skid plates, I just called Jay from Hyde Racing and they have more of their 690 skid plates in. I have owned their skid plates on a couple of other bikes, and these are the real deal....
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 29,204
Posted By robdogg
I've been in search of a new rear tire for the...

I've been in search of a new rear tire for the 690.. I've been compiling a list 140/80 DOT dual sport spec tires and thought I'd post it here in case anyone else were interested.

I also put in...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-31-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By robdogg
Cool2 :D actually, font colors should be left...

:D

actually, font colors should be left alone because not everyone uses the default dark scheme. For example, I am using the "Fresh" scheme and your white text now is all but invisible.. If you...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-30-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,690
Posted By robdogg
7 day loop recommendation starting/ending in Portland?

101 on the Oregon coast in the summer can be a drag on bike with all the narrow two lane sections rare passing opportunities and tons of motor homes.. What's worse is that the max speed limit is 55...
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