ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: psmcd
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Classic:clap

Classic:clap
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Blows me away they wouldn't be polling people...

Blows me away they wouldn't be polling people like you. Then again, the demands of success can blind you to more. Numbers people can only look at numbers, while people who really know a business,...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Not only does the lens reduce the pitch, it...

Not only does the lens reduce the pitch, it softens the edge. I bet the top of that hill had your attention going down.:huh And those rocks looked sharper and completely indifferent to your potential...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
swingarm & linkage zerks

http://75.139.9.214/DR650_zerks/DR650_zerks.htm

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=25686608&postcount=101934

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=25689324&postcount=101943
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Really sorry to hear this dc. Modern living seems...

Really sorry to hear this dc. Modern living seems designed to drive us to habitual distraction. We become accustomed to handling what seem small distractions while proceeding with a central task....
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Nice clutch work in rocky water crossing. ...

Nice clutch work in rocky water crossing.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kP2r9AC8C9c
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
I want a 525 in steel with 44 teeth but...

I want a 525 in steel with 44 teeth but apparently that's equivalent to 666 so no makes it.:cry
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
I like the shorter ones: ...

I like the shorter ones:
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b507/psmcd/Cycra%20and%20superbars/DSC02278_zpse80e2a6e.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Some 50+ years ago I almost understood the wrath...

Some 50+ years ago I almost understood the wrath of the guy who flung that whirling broom at me as I wheelied by.:D
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Ride it for awhile. I think you will come to hear...

Ride it for awhile. I think you will come to hear and sense motor state with stock exhaust. I truly appreciate the DR's quiet exhaust when sharing trails with horse riders or cyclists. It's also...
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Are you sure? I've almost never had a problem...

Are you sure? I've almost never had a problem hearing or having a sense of where my bike is at in rpm. Without exhaust noise I always have a better sense of what is going on around me. To me, noise...
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
That spacer is not ok to look at. Don't recall...

That spacer is not ok to look at. Don't recall where the seal contacts it but that wouldn't be ok either.
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
I agree, I've ridden both though limited on the...

I agree, I've ridden both though limited on the ddc. I think emulators and ddcs are probably comparable when tuned but the ddcs are more dialed to start and an easier install. The proper springs...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-14-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,163
Posted By psmcd
Yea, and all you'd practice is the easy shit....

Yea, and all you'd practice is the easy shit. Who's gonna practice high siding or going over the bars?:lol3
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=22278814...

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=22278814&postcount=81167
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 750
Posted By psmcd
Looks pristine for 98, my 2011 Dr needs a better...

Looks pristine for 98, my 2011 Dr needs a better scrubbing. If it has compression seems a sweet deal.
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2015, 05:02 AM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 186,821
Posted By psmcd
Definitely schmick! Contribution by the lowly...

Definitely schmick! Contribution by the lowly drill box A+.:clap Your work can be pointed to as justification for "collections of stuff" around the world.:lol3

ps - donkey hits horrify, please...
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Everything is relative and you can never put a $...

Everything is relative and you can never put a $ value on real fun. There is a $ value on what you can afford. I say buy only what you can afford and have fun with it. This pertains to fun only, if...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Exactly why I hang on to the yet to be installed...

Exactly why I hang on to the yet to be installed FCR. But I cheated my way around tinkering by buying a DR350 with a pumper - much better still for the technical.:D There are times on the 650 I think...
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Every time I think about tinkering I decide I'd...

Every time I think about tinkering I decide I'd rather go riding. Cleaning air cleaner, oil change, tire replacement etc knock a dent in tinker time. The reason I wanted the FCR is to have cleaner,...
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
This one? ...

This one?
http://www.pipeburn.com/home/2012/09/22/suzuki-dr650-deus-bali.html#.VNUVly6gs6E
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
I have an FCR and gixxer exhaust in the garage...

I have an FCR and gixxer exhaust in the garage but the bike is so quiet and with adjustable needle pulls at low rpm so well I can't bring myself to mess with it. I ride from 4,200' to 10,000'. I only...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Yea the DR's got a freight train quality to it....

Yea the DR's got a freight train quality to it. One big rock under the rear wheel can point you where you don't want to go.:eek1...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 406,412
Posted By psmcd
Trolling for more DR pics & stories. Any...

Trolling for more DR pics & stories.

Any more views of this hazard? Looks like the sort of thing that appears just over a hill or around a corner when carrying too much speed.:huh
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Live vicariously, live in the past, look at all...

Live vicariously, live in the past, look at all those old pics and vids.
Post a pic and good story. We need more activity on the DR pictures thread.
Seems half the deal is dreaming, the other half...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Hey aces, did you see this? ...

Hey aces, did you see this?
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1041024
Just to get you pumped up for heavy weight racing.:evil No tire recommend other than put a lighter bike on top of...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Looks to me like he's giving it a rest after the...

Looks to me like he's giving it a rest after the beating he just gave it.:D
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Always a relief and sometimes a surprise what we...

Always a relief and sometimes a surprise what we get to walk away from unscathed. Yet the simplest little flop can unleash vicious force. Fact is the DR can just lean on you and make you cry...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
What we have here are some DR masochists. Dogs...

What we have here are some DR masochists. Dogs and children scatter.:eek1 Cactus climb from canyons to avoid them.:huh The unfamiliar and unsuspecting follow at peril.:eek2
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 04:50 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Swelling looks a bit extreme. Best confirm you...

Swelling looks a bit extreme. Best confirm you don't have a break or compartment syndrome.
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By psmcd
I have both. Smooth gravel and fireroads - 650....

I have both. Smooth gravel and fireroads - 650. Single track and tight gnarly - 350. I've ridden the 650 a lot more and have ridden fairly challenging single track with it but for me it reaches a...
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
I found this fab scrap of 2x10, good enough.:rofl...

I found this fab scrap of 2x10, good enough.:rofl
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b507/psmcd/dr650%20oil%20change/DSC01048_zps0300d144.jpg...
Forum: Face plant 02-03-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 52,402
Posted By psmcd
Hey Rex, glad to hear the boot stretch worked...

Hey Rex, glad to hear the boot stretch worked out. That dread business is a bit of a hurdle. Hard to shed exaggerated rationality while suffering an overdose of reality. At least you're safe from...
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
You can find a gray silicone that hardly shows at...

You can find a gray silicone that hardly shows at the edges, unless you're looking for contrast.:D I did mine with a smooth bead inside the edge to keep any water or debris from collecting between...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Especially bad behavior in the vicinity of...

Especially bad behavior in the vicinity of cliffs.:eek1
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
A DR of course, but who you callin boy?:ddog ...

A DR of course, but who you callin boy?:ddog
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b507/psmcd/IMG_0371_zps46898ab4.jpg (http://s1289.photobucket.com/user/psmcd/media/IMG_0371_zps46898ab4.jpg.html)...
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Parts and advice - you may want an o-ring or two...

Parts and advice - you may want an o-ring or two also, extended fuel screw etc.
http://www.moto-lab.com/contact
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Got my first experience with screens a couple...

Got my first experience with screens a couple years ago. I like the screen for the long highway stretches to the good riding here but learned it wants a kiss or nose rub on steep, rough climbs....
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Whatever you pay, a better bike for less money...

Whatever you pay, a better bike for less money will immediately come on the market.:rofl If you pass up the deal, the market will be dry for 6 months.:cry an you'll be standin with nuttin but a...
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 105,409
Views: 20,933,395
Posted By psmcd
Had both mine done within a year and a half in my...

Had both mine done within a year and a half in my early 40s (20 yrs ago). Initial MRI didn't reveal extent of tearing so I kept trying to live with it but once it got to locking and causing falls I...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:40 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015