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Forum: Equipment 12-13-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 706
Posted By jgbnm
5-9 with Tubliss on a Husaberg 350 for...

5-9 with Tubliss on a Husaberg 350 for singletrack. 20-22 offroad on a 690 (no rim locks).
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2,477
Views: 395,794
Posted By jgbnm
I put that rack on my wife's XT250. Seems pretty...

I put that rack on my wife's XT250. Seems pretty solid. Wanted the ability to carry a Rotopax but haven't yet. It's fairly large with quite a few options for strapping things down and so on. Only...
Forum: Thumpers 11-16-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2,477
Views: 395,794
Posted By jgbnm
You are correct. Plastic plates don't seem as...

You are correct. Plastic plates don't seem as loud, but not sure one is available anywhere. Some skid plates have a layer of rubber or something like that - I assume it might help a bit. I don't...
Forum: Racing 11-01-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 2,867
Views: 219,032
Posted By jgbnm
We're in turn 15, up high this year. Great...

We're in turn 15, up high this year. Great seats. Turn 12 last year (also good) and turn 3 first year (less good). Porsche Supercup and Ferrari Challenge is arguably more fun to watch than F1......
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-26-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 27,815
Posted By jgbnm
Thanks to all those who helped put this weekend...

Thanks to all those who helped put this weekend together - we really appreciate the effort. We had a great time and will see you next year for sure!

Posted by a way I don't really understand.
Forum: Ride reports 09-27-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 21,330
Posted By jgbnm
Darien Gap. Sent by a way I don't really...

Darien Gap.


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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-27-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By jgbnm
He setup mine more for Alcalde/Buckman desert...

He setup mine more for Alcalde/Buckman desert stuff. Pretty happy how it feels I'm the rocks too.

Posted by a way I don't really understand.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-23-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 27,815
Posted By jgbnm
Sounds like you'll be fine on your 950. Can be a...

Sounds like you'll be fine on your 950. Can be a bit rocky in places and some sand in the Canyon. Don't worry about doing any single track. Just find a group relatively compatible for time and...
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,367
Posted By jgbnm
XT 250 is a really fun, comfy and reliable little...

XT 250 is a really fun, comfy and reliable little bike. Sometimes wringing out something underpowered with so-so suspension is really fun. It's fine on dirt roads and stuff that's not too rough...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-03-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 27,815
Posted By jgbnm
Registered 2x for me and the wife. Already had...

Registered 2x for me and the wife. Already had hotel.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-19-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By jgbnm
Rode on Sunday with the new Kreft suspension. ...

Rode on Sunday with the new Kreft suspension.

For reference, the bike is a 2013 Husaberg FE 350 with 4 CS forks and PDS shock.

Spent most of my time riding and not much time messing with the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-15-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By jgbnm
His suspension is very very nice. Hope mine gets...

His suspension is very very nice. Hope mine gets close.


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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-15-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By jgbnm
No secret. You'd just have to drive your lazy...

No secret. You'd just have to drive your lazy butt up here.... And wait for me to catch up periodically.

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-15-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By jgbnm
You can always come for a ride and try mine out...

You can always come for a ride and try mine out sometime. I was mostly looking for improvement in more desert type stuff like Alcalde. I'll update with my thoughts after the weekend.



Posted...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-14-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By jgbnm
Not quite. Has his own mid-valve and seems to...

Not quite. Has his own mid-valve and seems to have done more on 4cs than others at this point. Has an adjustable power valve for 2-strokes though.

I did the whole package so hopefully the 4cs...
Forum: Vendors 08-11-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,862
Posted By jgbnm
Done maybe 400 miles now. Definitely quite a bit...

Done maybe 400 miles now. Definitely quite a bit less decel popping. Throttle response smoother also. Fuel mileage was in my normal range but will continue to monitor. Overall, a worthwhile...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-01-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By jgbnm
Just chose NMOHVA. Posted by a way I don't...

Just chose NMOHVA.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,560
Posted By jgbnm
Don't recall as it's been 4 yrs. Have the...

Don't recall as it's been 4 yrs. Have the aftermarket filler and Acerbis cap though so it's available.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,560
Posted By jgbnm
Yup. Correct. Was at high elevation (7-10k feet...

Yup. Correct. Was at high elevation (7-10k feet or so). Was about 2.4 gallons of 85 mixed with 90 or 91.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,560
Posted By jgbnm
I'm always on the most aggressive setting. I do...

I'm always on the most aggressive setting. I do have a filter sock for fuel tank and an external filter. Mine is a 2010.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,560
Posted By jgbnm
I put 85 in mine yesterday (all there was) and...

I put 85 in mine yesterday (all there was) and ran it hard. No problems and didn't expect any (not the first time). I don't think you need special oil either. I've run several different brands and...
Forum: Vendors 07-22-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 1,519
Views: 247,148
Posted By jgbnm
Wife just got a Yamaha XT250 (ideal for a...

Wife just got a Yamaha XT250 (ideal for a not-so-young beginner). I have a 690 and a Husaberg FE350.


Posted by a way I don't really understand.
Forum: Vendors 07-19-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1,519
Views: 247,148
Posted By jgbnm
Customer service

My wife got her first bike and ordered a few things from Revzilla. Unfortunately, her DS helmet was a bit big. Called this morning to set up an exchange for an XS. Not sure who she talked to, but...
Forum: Vendors 07-16-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,862
Posted By jgbnm
Received and installed on my 690. Will get a few...

Received and installed on my 690. Will get a few hundred miles on it next week in CO. Will update with my thoughts.

Super quick to receive. Thx.

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Forum: Vendors 07-12-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,862
Posted By jgbnm
Paid. Sent by a way I don't really...

Paid.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,862
Posted By jgbnm
Fact. Not even close. Have a 690 and Husaberg FE...

Fact. Not even close. Have a 690 and Husaberg FE 350.

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Forum: Vendors 07-03-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,862
Posted By jgbnm
I'm interested for a 690. Have the snatchy...

I'm interested for a 690. Have the snatchy throttle and decel popping but no stalling.

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-30-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,443
Posted By jgbnm
Search for the Rubber Chicken Ride. There's a...

Search for the Rubber Chicken Ride. There's a link to tracks all around TorC.

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-03-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 16,885
Posted By jgbnm
Sounds like you'll be fine on either. Most are...

Sounds like you'll be fine on either. Most are on smaller bikes but I felt fine on my 690 last year.



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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-01-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 24,208
Posted By jgbnm
Great time this weekend. My bike hasn't been...

Great time this weekend. My bike hasn't been this dirty for a while... Thanks to NMOHVA and all those involved in setting things up. Thanks to the vendors too - I'll support those who support us....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-23-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,209
Posted By jgbnm
Very nice! Posted by a way I don't really...

Very nice!

Posted by a way I don't really understand.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-19-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,209
Posted By jgbnm
None. Most moisture we saw was a few puddles. ...

None. Most moisture we saw was a few puddles.

Posted by a way I don't really understand.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-18-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,209
Posted By jgbnm
Had a great time today. Thanks! Last section...

Had a great time today. Thanks! Last section was awesome outside of TTKlaus and his 2nd flat...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-17-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,209
Posted By jgbnm
Ok. Pretty much ready to go. Should be fun! ...

Ok. Pretty much ready to go. Should be fun! HOw are the numbers shaking out? Room for any others?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-05-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,591
Posted By jgbnm
I have 47000 miles on load range C Duratracs on...

I have 47000 miles on load range C Duratracs on my FJ Cruiser. 18 mm tread depth initially , now at 7-8 mm. I'll switch them out before next winter. Wearing very well. Definitely noisier than...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-28-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,209
Posted By jgbnm
Looking forward to it! Posted by a way I...

Looking forward to it!

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-27-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,209
Posted By jgbnm
I'm in for sure. Waiting for confirmation for...

I'm in for sure. Waiting for confirmation for jim. Thx.

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-25-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,209
Posted By jgbnm
I'd like to join the ride if possible. Coming...

I'd like to join the ride if possible. Coming from Los Alamos and will be on a 690. Looks like fun. Flying Welshman expressed interest as well.

Jon
Forum: Ride reports 03-29-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By jgbnm
Dogs generally aren't treated well in Sri Lanka. ...

Dogs generally aren't treated well in Sri Lanka. Getting a bit better I hear.

I rented a beat to hell Honda XR just for a day over Xmas in Sri Lanka. Once you get off the main drag, it's...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-18-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,967
Posted By jgbnm
Star Tron or SeaFoam mostly. If I'm running...

Star Tron or SeaFoam mostly. If I'm running through a lot of gas, I put it in occasionally. If I'm riding less frequently like in the winter, I put it I'm each tank. Forget on occasion. Not a big...
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