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Forum: Thumpers 01-24-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 48,798
Views: 10,120,476
Posted By bamagator
Thank you for the multiple responses to my ? on...

Thank you for the multiple responses to my ? on my size vs the bike. I appreciate the points and counterpoints to how it would work.

I am looking at the 250 vs 650 for more nimble response on...
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 48,798
Views: 10,120,476
Posted By bamagator
Thanks!! Exactly what I was asking....much...

Thanks!! Exactly what I was asking....much appreciated.
Forum: Thumpers 01-22-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 48,798
Views: 10,120,476
Posted By bamagator
WR owners..... I'm a 6'2" 250lb+ guy. Dumb arse...

WR owners..... I'm a 6'2" 250lb+ guy. Dumb arse ? For basic trail riding and country 2 lane roads (55mph or less), is this uber cool steel stallion gonna support my linebacker body style buttocks?...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-19-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 21,991
Posted By bamagator
Freaking awesome story and pics bro. Rosa is a...

Freaking awesome story and pics bro. Rosa is a tough sob! You are a good story teller.

Resilience. Your trip word of the day.....keep it coming
Forum: Trip Planning 01-19-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,829
Posted By bamagator
Wow. I am a little surprised at the lack of...

Wow. I am a little surprised at the lack of replies. I talked with a local guy here I respect who is an avid traveller around the world. He uses topo, Google and other means to plan route and...
Forum: Trip Planning 01-16-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,829
Posted By bamagator
How do you select your routes for dual sport trips.

By that I mean to ask.... Those of you that do 3-5 day trips and that like to utilize as much backroad or dirt road as possible, what do you use to plan?

Topos, google earth, basic delorme state...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,560
Posted By bamagator
Thanks gents. Keep em coming. That is the...

Thanks gents. Keep em coming. That is the reassurance I was looking for.
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,560
Posted By bamagator
DRZ400S maintenance fears......the horror

Okay, I just sold my XR650L and I have been eying the DRZ and doing all of the research I can. I have read the Drz bible thread here and other forums etc on common mods, fixes and known issues.

I...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,306
Posted By bamagator
For me, it depends on how much road vs dirt...

For me, it depends on how much road vs dirt trails ill be riding.

If I'm doing a lot of road and or speed over 45mph, it's my joe rocket textile gear with armor. DS or MX helmet and leather...
Forum: Equipment 05-04-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 21,883
Posted By bamagator
Thx for sharing on this. Interesting insight. I...

Thx for sharing on this. Interesting insight. I visited a CG store site for the first time today to pick up some MX clothes on sale to do dirt trails this summer and I checked out the explorer deal...
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 30,363
Posted By bamagator
Keep it coming boyzzzzz. I am enjoying the pics...

Keep it coming boyzzzzz. I am enjoying the pics and commentary.
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 30,363
Posted By bamagator
HBN, you got determination and swag bro...nice...

HBN, you got determination and swag bro...nice recovery and balls out approach!

Keep the story coming gents!
Forum: Americas 09-12-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 28,444
Views: 2,466,638
Posted By bamagator
First, THANKS BOYZ for the support post that rant...

First, THANKS BOYZ for the support post that rant on apparently not reading the whole ADV forum before my ignorant arse posted :D......that post hurted my feeelings.

Donnie, this is what my folks...
Forum: Americas 09-10-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 28,444
Views: 2,466,638
Posted By bamagator
What? No fantasies about nurses fixing your...

What? No fantasies about nurses fixing your problems dude?? :1drinkI heard in Mexico they wear the old school white nurse outfits vs scrubs......ha!
Forum: Americas 09-10-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 28,444
Views: 2,466,638
Posted By bamagator
Flipping awesome thread and debate. My folks...

Flipping awesome thread and debate.

My folks have a place in Rosarito Bch, Mex and have spent part of their year down there for 15 years or so. I have been to a few regions of Mex via there,...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,540
Posted By bamagator
Awesome feedback gents, and reassurance if I...

Awesome feedback gents, and reassurance if I elect to buy one. Much appreciated!
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2012, 06:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,540
Posted By bamagator
THX gents...I did not know this is as much of a...

THX gents...I did not know this is as much of a touchy topic as it may be in the KLR community, but I understand why.

I did get 1 pm insisting that this is not a needed change, so I will count...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By bamagator
Last 2 bikes I owned were bought out of...

Last 2 bikes I owned were bought out of state...ie good deal.

Last one was never retitled.....no prob. Did not know it was not until I drove 8+ hrs to get it (they said they had title in hand). ...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,540
Posted By bamagator
I dont care who u r....that there pic is funny! ...

I dont care who u r....that there pic is funny! LOL :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,540
Posted By bamagator
KLR650 Owners....Did you dew the Dooh?

Okay...don't know how to do a fancy schmancy poll thread...so I will just ask old school.

How many of you have done the doohicky replacement on your KLR? If not, sound off too if that is cool.
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 83,541
Views: 9,533,213
Posted By bamagator
MCMA111...thx. Tried it again with our advice. ...

MCMA111...thx. Tried it again with our advice. Also used some WD40 and a rubber mallet and diff tried and nada man. I swear there looks to be a spot weld under the 2 bolt joining bracket. Either...
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 83,541
Views: 9,533,213
Posted By bamagator
Hey gents...noob XR650L owner here. Bought her 1...

Hey gents...noob XR650L owner here. Bought her 1 month ago and she was a little messy but got a sweet deal. Anyways, she is clean now, smog free and slowly getting some TLC and mods. Luvin' the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-06-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 391
Posted By bamagator
2013 TAT Ride (Anyone in N Cent. AL interested?)

Greetings. I am planning to tackle the TAT next year in a 2 legged run. I want to try and hit a 7-12 day run in the late spring and do a wrap/finishing run in the late summer/early fall of 2013.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-22-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,279
Posted By bamagator
U GO Alabama Boi'! Way to represent the Ham my...

U GO Alabama Boi'! Way to represent the Ham my man! Hit me with a PM when you get back on this or Bamarides bro.
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 686
Posted By bamagator
Thx gents....keep it coming. I was oblivious to...

Thx gents....keep it coming. I was oblivious to the WR250 to be honest, it looks pretty cool and is a reasonable price used. I really would like to investigate how to convert a KX450 to DS (ie...
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 686
Posted By bamagator
Thx. AL has pretty harsh plating restrictions ie...

Thx. AL has pretty harsh plating restrictions ie we can't convert a MX to a street bike with a DS kit, etc. I am envious of some of my friends out West where it is easier. We have good elevation...
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 686
Posted By bamagator
Whatcha got and Y? Ie DS vx MX bikes

I am a DS noob and learning learning.learning (Currently own a street bike, used to have a MX many moons ago) before I take the inevitable plunge.

For those of you that have more than 1 bike in...
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