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Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
I forgot to add that all of the events were held...

I forgot to add that all of the events were held on sandy dirt roads (Florida). This is going to be my new Gymkhana machine also. I definitely need to get a handle on the stalling and cooling issues....
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
Not exactly a stupid question but a comment. I...

Not exactly a stupid question but a comment. I just purchased a mildly used 2013 Strada. I have about 950 miles on it to date (Damn winter weather). Plenty of stalling before it is warmed up. The...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-24-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By warriorcole
Sounds fun. I'll put it on the calendar. Rider's...

Sounds fun. I'll put it on the calendar. Rider's Roost is a nice place. I stayed there years ago.
Forum: Trip Planning 11-16-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 52,151
Posted By warriorcole
More please.

More please.
Forum: Trip Planning 11-16-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 52,151
Posted By warriorcole
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Trip Planning 11-13-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 52,151
Posted By warriorcole
I plan on doing more camping in Arkansas next...

I plan on doing more camping in Arkansas next year. Arkansas is one of those places as is West Virginia that creepy things are supposed to happen. I can't wait.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-08-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 10,385
Views: 3,387,044
Posted By warriorcole
Dynamic Duo

http://i780.photobucket.com/albums/yy85/sprintrs2/P1020378_zps5aaeea4d.jpg (http://s780.photobucket.com/user/sprintrs2/media/P1020378_zps5aaeea4d.jpg.html)
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
Too funny. I put a cork from a whisky bottle on...

Too funny. I put a cork from a whisky bottle on the steering stem also. I thought I was too clever. Not so much now.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-06-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 7,122
Posted By warriorcole
Used to get 55 mpg on the highway on my 1050...

Used to get 55 mpg on the highway on my 1050 Tiger when it was stock. Went down to about 45 mpg after it was tuned for performance. Getting 50+ on my TR650 now with harsh riding.
Forum: Trip Planning 11-06-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 41,943
Posted By warriorcole
I really like the current singer for KWS. The...

I really like the current singer for KWS. The original one, not so much. Johnny sings all of his stuff and writes lots of it too. Great kid with lots of talent.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-06-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 307
Posted By warriorcole
Hit & Run

For anyone in the Birmingham area, this might be of interest. This happened to a bicyclists but it could have easily been one of us. I am bringing this up because I found out today that it was the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,349
Posted By warriorcole
You should look into a good used Husky TR650....

You should look into a good used Husky TR650. Smoothest motor and most power of any single I have ridden and windshields are available. Leagues above my KLR.
Forum: Trip Planning 11-03-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 41,943
Posted By warriorcole
You know that's not Kenny singing, right? I am a...

You know that's not Kenny singing, right? I am a fan also.
Forum: Trip Planning 10-31-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 52,151
Posted By warriorcole
Just in time for Halloween. Thanks.

Just in time for Halloween. Thanks.
Forum: Trip Planning 10-28-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 52,151
Posted By warriorcole
Just remembered one. This was in about 1976. When...

Just remembered one. This was in about 1976. When I was a teen my friends and I were really southern rock fans, camped a lot, rode dirt bikes, climbed rocks, caved, canoed and all of that good...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
OK, Got the bike and love it. Now to what it...

OK, Got the bike and love it. Now to what it needs. Rear rack (sturdy and larger.

Bash plate (functional but not looking like a huge aluminum box.

engine guards (Sturdy and decent...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
Booted? That will just give me more time to ride.

Booted? That will just give me more time to ride.
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
Thanks again.

Thanks again.
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
Stupid question. Where has this bike been all my...

Stupid question. Where has this bike been all my life? I rode 200 miles yesterday with a bunch of twins and triples and they had a tough time keeping up with me. Pretty amazing seeing that it is not...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,334
Posted By warriorcole
I once sold a DR 250 to this guy for his son...

I once sold a DR 250 to this guy for his son about that age. The dad told him if he could crank it within 10 kicks he could have it. I had to coach the poor kid but he got her started on kick number...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,334
Posted By warriorcole
Make a man out of him. Forget about the magic...

Make a man out of him. Forget about the magic button. Get him a kicker. Did you ever see that surfer movie where the teacher made the student start out on the huge antique Hawaiian surfboard. He is...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-23-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10,385
Views: 3,387,044
Posted By warriorcole
http://i780.photobucket.com/albums/yy85/sprintrs2/...

http://i780.photobucket.com/albums/yy85/sprintrs2/P1020375_zps51bc64d3.jpg (http://s780.photobucket.com/user/sprintrs2/media/P1020375_zps51bc64d3.jpg.html)
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Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 19,259
Posted By warriorcole
I am buying a 2013 Strada tomorrow and the Moss...

I am buying a 2013 Strada tomorrow and the Moss mod or update has been done. I looked into it but still a little confused what this does. Any insight would be appreciated.
Forum: Beasts 10-21-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,755
Posted By warriorcole
Husky TR 650 Terra. 404 lbs wet, 58 hp and smooth...

Husky TR 650 Terra. 404 lbs wet, 58 hp and smooth as hell from what I hear and 18/21 tires. Quit making them this year but used ones are available.
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 5,472
Views: 663,321
Posted By warriorcole
Hey Deb. I think I know you. Did you own a...

Hey Deb. I think I know you. Did you own a Triumph Sprint at one time? If so, how the hell have you been? I am having a Strada delivered in a few days.
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,597
Posted By warriorcole
I found TKC 80s to be a great compromise but they...

I found TKC 80s to be a great compromise but they do not last long and are pricey. They handle great on the road though.
Forum: Beasts 10-19-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 2,253
Views: 429,553
Posted By warriorcole
I had great luck with them on the KLRs. My Tiger...

I had great luck with them on the KLRs. My Tiger had a set on it when I bought it and I couldn't get them off quick enough. They tend to get a bit slippery with age and that is an issue on a 550 lb...
Forum: Thumpers 10-17-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By warriorcole
Yep, I have the Southwest Motech stuff on the...

Yep, I have the Southwest Motech stuff on the KLR. It was no fun to install but it is pretty rugged. I have some pretty nice handguards but I think they are set up for 7/8" bars. I am guessing that...
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By warriorcole
Probably like me, not enough time to do it all. I...

Probably like me, not enough time to do it all. I try to paddle the kayak every weekend also but that will slow down with the cold weather also. I was wanting the Terra but a Strada came available at...
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 14,472
Views: 1,496,850
Posted By warriorcole
True. It should be pretty obvious.

True. It should be pretty obvious.
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 14,472
Views: 1,496,850
Posted By warriorcole
Typically the bike will only idle with the choke...

Typically the bike will only idle with the choke engaged if the pilot jet is clogged. Unclogging or replacing the jet is pretty easy. Most bike shops around here don't sell jets over the counter like...
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 14,472
Views: 1,496,850
Posted By warriorcole
One of the things that I like about the KLR is...

One of the things that I like about the KLR is being able to change jets without removing the carb. Just loosen the boot clamps and remove the throttle cable linkage and spin the bottom of the carb...
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 236
Posted By warriorcole
You must have huge feet. Just curious why you...

You must have huge feet. Just curious why you need a larger pedal.
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 225
Posted By warriorcole
Strada

Buying a Husky Strada 650. Any opinions on the bike? I am sure I will love it but would love to hear from someone who has owned one.
Forum: Thumpers 10-15-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By warriorcole
Well I am getting really pumped now. I have not...

Well I am getting really pumped now. I have not ridden the bike but it sounds like it will really work well for me. I have been needing to par down to two bikes. I am guessing the Tiger and the Husky...
Forum: Thumpers 10-15-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By warriorcole
Thanks, I'll run the stock suspension for a while...

Thanks, I'll run the stock suspension for a while and see how it goes. Probably will not do much offroad with it till spring.
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 14,472
Views: 1,496,850
Posted By warriorcole
Mine is set up for me at 280#. Just put it up for...

Mine is set up for me at 280#. Just put it up for sale in the flea market section. Give it a look.
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 14,472
Views: 1,496,850
Posted By warriorcole
Just put my 08 up for sale over in the flea...

Just put my 08 up for sale over in the flea market if anyone is interested.
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By warriorcole
Thanks. Have been reading up on them. I was...

Thanks. Have been reading up on them. I was wanting the Terra but a good deal came up on a Strada and it is hard to pass up. I just listed my trusty KLR for sale this afternoon. My biggest concern...
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By warriorcole
Strada suspension

I am thinking about a Husky Strada that is for sale but Have not ridden one. I am a pretty big guy at about 280 lbs and wondered how the suspension is on those bikes. I do not want to buy one and...
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