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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-08-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,042
Posted By ScottNJ
You can download the test here:

http://www.ecea.org/info/forms.htm

The test is "open book," so you can print it out, fill it in, and bring it with you to sign in. Then you get a free ECEA membership card, good forever.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-03-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,042
Posted By ScottNJ
Nice video! I sold my race bike last year, so...

Nice video! I sold my race bike last year, so I'll be riding a Honda XR650L. It's actually better in the tight stuff than those Pine Barrens whooped out firecuts.

I just wanted to say, in general,...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-01-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,042
Posted By ScottNJ
Good call Jack. See you at Sandy Lane!

Good call Jack. See you at Sandy Lane!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-31-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,042
Posted By ScottNJ
You are correct, sir. You need 100 points in one...

You are correct, sir. You need 100 points in one specific class (for instance, C250) to advance to B.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-27-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,042
Posted By ScottNJ
A great way to start the season!

Once again, looking forward the Sandy Lane, glad they've got the single track trails back!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-27-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,271
Posted By ScottNJ
Curly Fern flyer is up

I just happened to notice on the ECEA forum, that the flyer and sign up are now up. FYIhttp://www.ecea.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=28743
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-20-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By ScottNJ
Hey John, There's a place called Lost Trails in...

Hey John,
There's a place called Lost Trails in the Scranton area, it's pay-per-day. In the Reading area is Reading Anthracite. It's privately owned, and you buy a one year permit. And you can look...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-20-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,271
Posted By ScottNJ
Masters (60+) and Golden Masters (70+) are...

Masters (60+) and Golden Masters (70+) are classes of their own.
The club will probably put up a flyer to download as it gets closer. Also, if you're an ECEA member, they might have online signup....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-20-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,271
Posted By ScottNJ
C Senior (40+) is the ""oldest" C class. That...

C Senior (40+) is the ""oldest" C class. That gets a lot of entries. Typical C classes are: 200, 250, Open, 4 Stroke, Veteran (30+), Senior (40+)

Some clubs run a sportsman or dual sport class....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-19-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,271
Posted By ScottNJ
Enduro (please check title of thread :-) )

Enduro (please check title of thread :-) )
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-19-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,271
Posted By ScottNJ
You're better off entering C 4Stroke, it's the...

You're better off entering C 4Stroke, it's the same course regardless. If you finish, might as well get points for it.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 5,385
Views: 554,013
Posted By ScottNJ
650cc mini bike

http://newjersey.craigslist.org/mcy/4815250543.html
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 01-02-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 252,831
Posted By ScottNJ
The dealer closest to me, Cross Country Ducati in...

The dealer closest to me, Cross Country Ducati in Metuchen NJ, has nothing on their website about the Scrambler demo, or at all. But that doesn't mean much, although they've had several Twisted...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-17-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 7,558
Views: 490,270
Posted By ScottNJ
All he's missing are the fava beans, and a nice...

All he's missing are the fava beans, and a nice chianti.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-16-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
1982 XL250R Starting Procedure

I have been searching this thread, as well as Thumper Talk and 4 Stroke.com, for info on starting my '82. I literally haven't gotten it started in a month, kept coming back to it.

I can't...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-16-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
That's a cool idea for that model, looks good! I...

That's a cool idea for that model, looks good! I like the aluminum fenders and fat tires.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-16-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
Nice bike! Have any other less blurry pictures?...

Nice bike! Have any other less blurry pictures? :-)

Is that a later XR headlight?
Forum: Old's Cool 12-16-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
Hey, I have an '82 XL250R! It came to me with a...

Hey, I have an '82 XL250R! It came to me with a 130/80-17 Maxxis dual sport tire on the rear. It fits fine. The knobs are slightly shorter than a full dirt knobby but there's plenty of room. You...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-13-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
XL/XR250 Shock

Would anyone know if the shock in the XL250R (82) is interchangeable with the XR250R or XR250L shock?
Thanks for any help...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-12-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8,306
Views: 1,375,102
Posted By ScottNJ
Anybody go to the NY Motorcycle show today?

Just wondering if Honda had any mention of True Adventure at their display.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-12-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
I think you may have hit on why the previous...

I think you may have hit on why the previous owner broke the kickstarter so many times. He probably couldn't start it very easily with all his "performance" parts.

While I'm waiting for the rest...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-10-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
Stock carb, that he re-jetted. I have to pull...

Stock carb, that he re-jetted. I have to pull that, too. There's gas leaking everywhere. Either the float's set wrong, or the float needle is sticking. I have a carb kit on the way.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-10-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
Hey Honda-50, thanks for the tip. I will check...

Hey Honda-50, thanks for the tip. I will check the oil pump when I get it apart. The PO was pretty fastidious about his service records, and I didn't see anything related to the oil pump. Last...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-09-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
Thanks for the reply. Well, I bought all the...

Thanks for the reply. Well, I bought all the parts, used but in good condition, and am hoping for the best, once I get it back together.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-09-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 715,290
Posted By ScottNJ
New poster, XL250 owner

Hi Everyone,
I own a 1982 XL250R that I'm trying to sort out, but this Saturday, I became the proud (?) owner of a 1972 XL250. The previous owner bought it in 1993, and proceded to do some...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-04-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8,306
Views: 1,375,102
Posted By ScottNJ
No mention at all of True Adventure on the US...

No mention at all of True Adventure on the US "Powersport Honda" website.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-24-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
Great links! I have that McPhee book, too,...

Great links!

I have that McPhee book, too, and another one called Local Legends of the Pine Barrens (or something like that). I crack up when modern writers use the phrase "pristine wilderness."...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-24-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
"eco tour"

Hey Mike, any possibility of a list of notable places or natural areas for next time. For example, I am wondering how many may possibly have missed the Carranza monument and know the story. I know...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-19-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
Pine Hill Enduro this Sunday

Hey, this should probably be a topic of its own, but anyone who had a good time in the hero sections might want to consider the Pine Hill Enduro this Sunday. It's in Brendan Byrne State Forest, off...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-19-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
Any chance of a Spring PB300

Hey Jack, what do you think, a PB300 in April or May? I'll help!!
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-19-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,331
Posted By ScottNJ
Very good John, thanks. I will take a look. ...

Very good John, thanks. I will take a look.

It'd be fun to see a new crop of Scrambler type motorcycles to rival Ducati, and my old CL350.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-19-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,331
Posted By ScottNJ
SWM motorcycles?

Someone in the Africa Twin thread provided a link to this article on the new SWM motorcycles being produced in Italy, some with Husqvarna type engines. Has anyone read any more about these from...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-18-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8,306
Views: 1,375,102
Posted By ScottNJ
News?

Hey sorry to interrupt you guys and the economic debate, but just wondering if there is any REAL news on this bike as of late.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-17-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
Friday, Day Ride Report?

I had a great time on Saturday and Sunday, lots of fun terrain and the tracks worked well on the GPS. Some "new" sand roads and lots of old favorites.

Since I couldn't make it on Friday, and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-05-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8,306
Views: 1,375,102
Posted By ScottNJ
Ducati's Scrambler is made in their Thailand...

Ducati's Scrambler is made in their Thailand plant, is good quality and somewhat inexpensive. Same with Triumph's Scrambler.

Honda's new CRF250L cost a little over $4,000 when introduced, pretty...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-27-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
About tires: The Continental TKC-80 is a common...

About tires: The Continental TKC-80 is a common choice for the bigger bikes in this event. And it comes in the appropriate sizes for your bike.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-27-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 9,147
Posted By ScottNJ
Great ride!

I only rode yesterday, but it was a fun day. Beautiful weather, a lot of nice sand roads and trails. It was perfect ride for my XR650L. I rode 3 out of 5 hero sections, which were just the right...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-15-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 9,147
Posted By ScottNJ
Hey Ryan, I know the entry form says Oct. 11, but...

Hey Ryan, I know the entry form says Oct. 11, but could I still pre-enter if I get it out today?

Thanks,
Scott
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-02-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
Loph, I have a Garmin zumo 350LM, and like you...

Loph, I have a Garmin zumo 350LM, and like you said, they can't do it all.
Mine was pretty easy to figure out, but the problem is, it can only accept 29 waypoints at a time. So it broke last year's...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-22-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 743
Views: 79,371
Posted By ScottNJ
The Pine Barrens 500 is part of the AMA National...

The Pine Barrens 500 is part of the AMA National Adventure Riding Series. Since the AMA is the sanctioning body, as well as providing the liability insurance, it is only open to AMA members.
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