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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-19-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,883
Posted By imnothng
I know I would love sledding, but just watching...

I know I would love sledding, but just watching that video made me want to go home. I love riding singletrack for the challenge and "danger", but if I was getting stuck in mud and having to "pull"...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-18-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,801
Posted By imnothng
Had a buddy that just got a new 2 stroke and he...

Had a buddy that just got a new 2 stroke and he fouled a couple of plugs within the first few times of riding it. So we start riding one day with me in front and I notice after a few turns that he...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-18-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,883
Posted By imnothng
I've only ever been on a snowmobile for a few...

I've only ever been on a snowmobile for a few hours on groomed trails. I watched the first three minutes of this video and I need ask, is this fun to some people? It looks slow, boring, and...
Forum: Thumpers 12-05-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
I bought two sets of Extreme Dual Sport led...

I bought two sets of Extreme Dual Sport led signals and just wired them right into the stock wiring. They didn't flash and different than the stock ones. I read about people changing the rely, but...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-29-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,830
Posted By imnothng
Paid pack mule really sounds awesome. I wonder...

Paid pack mule really sounds awesome. I wonder if I want to do it on my Husky 250? I did '13 on a DRZ and had a blast, but I missed this years and have since sold my DRZ.
Forum: Thumpers 11-29-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
I never had an issue with the seat height and I'm...

I never had an issue with the seat height and I'm 5'9" and started at 225lbs, but got down to 180lbs. Yes you're on your tipy toes, but I think it depends how often you plan to put your feet down. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-07-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,675
Posted By imnothng
Love trying it every time I can. It's always...

Love trying it every time I can. It's always best to practice the slow speed stuff whenever you have a chance.
Forum: The Garage 10-30-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,590
Posted By imnothng
If camping I use a Rotopax water jug. If not...

If camping I use a Rotopax water jug. If not camping I just use a Hydration pack.
Forum: Equipment 10-18-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,505
Posted By imnothng
The guys that ride often that I know all wear...

The guys that ride often that I know all wear head to toe gear. They might be missing some elbow pads, or one guy can't find gloves to fit so he rides without them. But at minimum it's going to be...
Forum: Equipment 10-17-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,505
Posted By imnothng
I'm a tad confused to what you're saying. One...

I'm a tad confused to what you're saying. One way you say that dirt riders have more protection, but then you say they don't?

Offroad gear is more to save in impacts and not slides, whereas...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-11-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 92,861
Posted By imnothng
I was actually wondering the same thing and I'm a...

I was actually wondering the same thing and I'm a loyalist, lol. It does look neat though because it's like rays of sunshine.




On a side note, I've always dreamed of changing the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-23-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Do you have all the tubes hooked up? Mine did...

Do you have all the tubes hooked up? Mine did something like that when I failed to reconnect the vacuum tube.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-01-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 6,696
Views: 371,858
Posted By imnothng
Well surely others will chime in better spoken...

Well surely others will chime in better spoken than me, but....

Personally I ride a bike with zero suspension and with my tires at max pressure (85psi) to lesson rolling resistance every...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Maybe I'm seeing it backwards, but the way it...

Maybe I'm seeing it backwards, but the way it looks like you have it set up is pointless. From the look of the picture it seems that your overflow will go in the top of the container and just run...
Forum: Thumpers 08-24-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Same thing happened to me and I did the turkey...

Same thing happened to me and I did the turkey baster mod (literally). I've run it for two years and boiled over twice. Never had any issues with it.
Forum: Equipment 08-21-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 106,525
Posted By imnothng
I had one mounted on my tail and luckily we...

I had one mounted on my tail and luckily we stopped for lunch right after filling up. One of the guys went back to his bike to grab something and came back to tell me he thought it was leaking. So I...
Forum: Canada 07-11-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,213
Posted By imnothng
That's awesome to hear. I think you just made up...

That's awesome to hear. I think you just made up my mind. :)

Another question if ya'll don't mind. Obviously I won't be riding my bike up from Toronto, so how would it work with a van and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,067
Posted By imnothng
I don't know how much I can help, but my nut came...

I don't know how much I can help, but my nut came completely loose before and striped the threads on the nut. I used blue Loctite and purchased 2 nuts and washers from the dealer and it took about...
Forum: Canada 07-10-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,213
Posted By imnothng
I haven't been able to find any info about fuel...

I haven't been able to find any info about fuel stops or how many km's. Is this a 250 2 stroke friendly kind of ride?
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
I'm selling my DRZ right now because I found that...

I'm selling my DRZ right now because I found that I wanted single track all the time. It could do it, but I wouldn't say it was "fun", more of a "challenge". I know there are guys out there winning...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-03-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 9,936
Views: 2,041,783
Posted By imnothng
I had a coworker say that to me when I walked in...

I had a coworker say that to me when I walked in from a balmy -25 C winter morning. A real bike to him though is a sport bike. I just shook my head and laughed.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-07-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 92,861
Posted By imnothng
2014 Roaming Rally & Canadian Rally Challenge

I brought a Rotopax last year and it worked great.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-01-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 92,861
Posted By imnothng
Isn't peace fort Erie and rainbow niagara? ...

Isn't peace fort Erie and rainbow niagara? Niagara doesn't allow trucks, only fort Erie and Lewiston. Personally I think Lewiston is kind of forgotten about. I've taken it the last few times and it...
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Well that's how I broke mine. I tapped on it to...

Well that's how I broke mine. I tapped on it to see if there was anything in it and it shattered. I figured it was a good time to do the turkey baster mod, which has worked great for the past two...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
http://mr-cob.smugmug.com/gallery/136763#!i=499702...

http://mr-cob.smugmug.com/gallery/136763#!i=4997029&k=CgVqznJ

I followed this exactly. Worked out perfect..... except for reinstalling the cover. I somehow did something to the gasket and now I...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Yeah, as usual, please ignore me. The bolt I was...

Yeah, as usual, please ignore me. The bolt I was talking about doesn't need to be taken out. I swore I read in the manual about three. My apologies.
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
There's three actually.

There's three actually.
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
I'm around 25 street and 12-14 dirt.

I'm around 25 street and 12-14 dirt.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-14-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9,936
Views: 2,041,783
Posted By imnothng
Haha, I was starting think this was going off...

Haha, I was starting think this was going off topic and then you said this while I'm stopped at home. I'm glad I could finally contribute to this thread. Thanks.
Forum: Canada 03-09-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 22,439
Views: 2,372,197
Posted By imnothng
Lol, I've been riding in at 6 as well for the...

Lol, I've been riding in at 6 as well for the past two weeks. Sold my jeep and I'm too cheap to take the bus.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-07-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 35,602
Views: 9,000,589
Posted By imnothng
I thought it was about that fat guy on YouTube...

I thought it was about that fat guy on YouTube that freaks out about gaming and such.
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
My only reason for every putting 91 in my bike is...

My only reason for every putting 91 in my bike is when I fill up at Shell. They are the only station around my parts tha don't put ethanol in it. Otherwise I put the cheap shit and don't give a fuck....
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
What is this winterized thing you speak of? ...

What is this winterized thing you speak of?

Lol, that is basically my attitude towards that crap. I plug my battery in to the maintainer and wait for those half decent winter days that I will...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Curing? Lol. Perhaps not then. I did let it dry...

Curing? Lol. Perhaps not then. I did let it dry for a few days.
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Mine didn't have anything like that. And for what...

Mine didn't have anything like that. And for what it's worth, the first section off the engine didn't stay black past the firs ride.
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 25,109
Views: 4,425,710
Posted By imnothng
Site says 169$ for our bikes. That's actually...

Site says 169$ for our bikes. That's actually pretty cheap.



I can attest to battery issues. I was debating between a kickstart kit, or a lithium battery because they were about the same...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-18-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 92,861
Posted By imnothng
Mine are just Thor MX ones. Nothing fancy.

Mine are just Thor MX ones. Nothing fancy.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-18-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 92,861
Posted By imnothng
Yes. Carry over my eyes. :) That's why I...

Yes. Carry over my eyes. :)

That's why I went with the tinted visor instead of goggles. I wear the clear goggles all time and when I need the tint I put the visor down.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-18-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 92,861
Posted By imnothng
I have a fly trekker with a tinted visor. I wear...

I have a fly trekker with a tinted visor. I wear clear goggles with if there's a chance I may go off-road.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-13-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 92,861
Posted By imnothng
I know. I could get away with using motionx here...

I know. I could get away with using motionx here in Canada, but it was unusable when I went to the states. I would have rather bought that doohickey and then I could use motionx wherever.
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