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Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2014, 05:51 PM
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Posted By rlkefauver
SmartA$$

I did post a pic on post 23430 but when I tried to repost after a couple cocktails, I was only looking out 1 eye, so it was right and right. :freaky

Rick
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
Aerodynamics- Windshield

I got my SpitFire from Bike Bandit --
http://www.bikebandit.com/slipstreamer-spitfire-sport-shield-s-06

They say it doesn't fit the DRZ400 but it's just a universal handlebar mount that will...
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Alaska 7.9 Earthquake!!

Anywhere near this? We were in Hawaii about 8 years ago when Kauai was having tsunami warnings. We were scheduled for a Deep Sea Fishing trip and were thinking of cancelling. When we got to the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 24,509
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Posted By rlkefauver
Clutch noise

Sorry Martin, just read your update. Hope you are up and running ASAP!!
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 12:26 PM
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Posted By rlkefauver
Clutch noise

Did you remove a link or two from the chain? Not sure but the stock chain may be too long for the 15/39 combo...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 24,509
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Posted By rlkefauver
Tires

I am ready to replace my Maxxis MX front tire at 4100 miles. I love it for the dirt, even though 90% of my riding is commuting to work on the slab. It's not DOT but 4100 slab miles on a MX...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 24,509
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Posted By rlkefauver
Doubletake Mirrors

I think we were discussing the Doubletake mirrors a while back and people were asking about the RAM clamps. Here's my set up-
http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy21/rlkefauver/DRZcockpit.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2014, 04:08 PM
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Posted By rlkefauver
A Keeper

Tam- What an awesome update. You are a keeper! Even with all of Lalo's B.S. you are still able to see the diamond in the rough. Ed, you found a good one here. Hurry up with that fishing trip and...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-10-2014, 05:55 PM
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Views: 952,523
Posted By rlkefauver
Suggestions...

ABP- you pick that bike yet? I am catching up on Kamchat's "You are going to die" thread but I am only to the Spring of 2012. I have a 1996 Triumph Trophy 900 that I picked up for $3K US and just...
Forum: Ride reports 05-28-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 2,351
Views: 1,215,322
Posted By rlkefauver
Wow!!

You just 5 up'd yourself with that last round of pictures. You also made my Friday!! Now I'm hungry for Gulapagos crab. Keep up the good work even though you're acting like tourists. You probably...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2014, 04:47 PM
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Posted By rlkefauver
Cedro OHV

Hey ATeam, Mike- I am 3 miles from Cedro. Off most Friday's and Saturday's. DRZ needs a new rear innertube, but plan on taking care of this on Thursday.

Keep in touch!!
Rick
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3,837
Views: 1,800,769
Posted By rlkefauver
New Job

Thanks for the journey. Once you build up some vacation time at the new job and need to take a weekend trip down to NM, you have a place to stay! I have an RV at the house with all the comforts of...
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2014, 01:49 PM
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Views: 1,215,322
Posted By rlkefauver
Ride On!!

Thanks Gene and Neda for the entertainment, pictures, food critiques, etc. Between you guys,
Lalo (Ed Bach)-
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=801516...
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 131,832
Posted By rlkefauver
Best quotes

"Badges, badges, we dun need no stickin' badges."

Yeuop- thank you for sharing your trip. I hope that you may adventure again and I truly hope you can do it on your proud steed. Here's to you...
Forum: Ride reports 03-18-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Chimay

Now that's funny!! I read this RR mainly at work and told a couple guys about your back way into the Abbey and the meet up with Noah, now they are constantly asking,

"Where's Lalo, now?"
"Is...
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Chimay

Hey Lalo,
Appears I have fell behind on your ride report while I caught up with Noah RTW trip. I bought the Chimay 3 pack at Costco prior to Christmas and just got around to finishing it. I...
Forum: Ride reports 12-10-2013, 11:57 AM
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Views: 1,800,769
Posted By rlkefauver
Subscribed!

:lol3:lol3

Just jumped to your RR from "RTW in 800 days". Only on the first couple pages but I caught up with Lalo's RR and needed something to do.. Hope you two can hook up in Thailand and get...
Forum: Ride reports 12-10-2013, 11:11 AM
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Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Thailand

OK, I am caught up ( and I still have a job after 40+ hours of reading this RR) and officially subscribed. Now don't go and get yourself hurt in the jungle before you get those pictures posted! ...
Forum: Ride reports 12-03-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Oops, need to catch up!!!

:huh Sorry, I will be caught up after this weekend. After a month of burning time at work, I am almost caught up. Now back to the program...:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 12-03-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
No more retirement fund!!

:cry:cry:cry:cry-- sorry man! Russian girl's here Lalo comes!!!
Forum: Ride reports 12-03-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Retirement fund

:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap

Send me the paypal acct info. Money is already in an envelope!!
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Nasca

Love the picture of the vinyard with the sand dune in the background. The dune looks photochopped in!!

I hate finding these ride reports and try to catch up, only to find out that the ride is...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,044,383
Posted By rlkefauver
Most beautiful sunset ever!

Enjoying your ATW RR. Great life story, great pic's and great adventure! Now slow down so I can catch up. I am only on page 80 and my work is suffering. Don't know if your still traveling, married,...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2013, 01:48 PM
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Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
Windshield

All depends on your budget, I like plug and play like the Spitfire from BikeBandit, because I have a 4 and 6 year old that like to "help" dad. I have seen people use a 5 gallon Home Depot bucket and...
Forum: Ride reports 06-26-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 58,120
Posted By rlkefauver
And hopefully take pictures. Keep enjoying your...

And hopefully take pictures. Keep enjoying your adventure and get us updated when you can!! :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 03-20-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 2,351
Views: 1,215,322
Posted By rlkefauver
Tacos de sesos

"The taco place around the corner from our B&B has become our second home. By now, I've tried almost everything on their menu. The report on the tacos de sesos (brains): it tasted exactly like it...
Forum: Thumpers 12-17-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
New DRZ

Walmart has rain gear for under $30. Have a friend drop you off and go get that thing dirty!!!:lol3
Forum: Trials 09-07-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,967
Posted By rlkefauver
Hey ATeamNM- my wife and I tried a trial's event...

Hey ATeamNM- my wife and I tried a trial's event in Angel Fire in 2006 and met Garrett who gave a tour of the lower sections. He wasn't the 6 foot bohemoth he has turned into, I think he was 7 or 8...
Forum: Trials 09-03-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,967
Posted By rlkefauver
Lakefork Event

Is this a 2 day or just a 1 day event. I would like to come with my 5 year old son on Saturday and watch some sections if it is a competition day. I work Sunday's so can't make Sunday's unless I am...
Forum: Ride reports 07-24-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 901
Views: 209,271
Posted By rlkefauver
Mini and Mooses Excellent Adventure

Finally made it to the last page of your RR. Hope you're enjoying your "ME" time at the cabin. Good luck once you get back home at finishing up your schooling and thanks for giving me something to...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
IMS 4.2, love it!!

Bike went to reserve at 171 miles and I filled up at 175 with 3.3 gallons. That's 53 MPG!!! Don't know how much of that .9 gallons of reserve is usable but very happy with the added capacity of...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
That's halfway to an overhaul according to some...

That's halfway to an overhaul according to some here. Congrat's on your milestone!!

Rick
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
New IMS 4.2

Installed my new oversized tank. Choke and fuel line fitment, no problem. Tank to radiator attachment, no problem. Putting the seat back on OMG!! Finally left the tank clip unattached. I am...
Forum: Thumpers 06-12-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
Street-E-Fy'ed DRZE

Jumped on a IMS 4.2 for my DRZ. Anyone have a pic of the petcock to carb connection? Other than this, seems the install is pretty straight forward according to the posts I have been able to browse...
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
My Commuter E

Oh yeah, 850 miles on the Maxxis Desert IT Offroad tires and still half life on the knobbies and all miles on pavement. I am not suggesting Offroad tires on highway for anyone, but I am very...
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
My Commuter E

Okay, I think I may give myself an honorary "Iron Butt" award. I did 382 miles today on the DRZ E, elevation change 4500 to 7550, max speed 87.4 MPH and average 56 MPG. Left the house at 6 am and...
Forum: Thumpers 06-08-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
New to me E

I put the 15T sprocket on after KLXmcrider said that it would fit even though it seems a little tight and needs some finesse to get it in the slots. Now 5th gear feels like a true overdrive. So I...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
Maxxis Offroad Tires

I am at 500 miles and only 50% wear and strictly 100% pavement use. I was hoping for 50/50 use but no such luck. I am pretty sure these tires will last 1000 miles pavement only. Not too bad on the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
Bike porn

Though I would practice my photo loading and show off the finished product at work this AM in the parking garage.

http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy21/rlkefauver/SuzukiDRZ.jpg

Well it's...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 24,509
Views: 4,218,501
Posted By rlkefauver
Bash plate

Rainshadow- throw it in the round file. The skid plate is solid without the frame clip. May want to locktite the frame bolts for peace of mind.

Rick

P.S. Trail tech was reading 2.4 MPH...
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