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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan Today, 06:38 PM
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Posted By philthyphil
How tall are you? I'm 6'3 and often find myself...

How tall are you? I'm 6'3 and often find myself at the buffet with any type of windshield not full height. Which is why I don't like them. I hate looking throu them.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan Today, 12:35 PM
Replies: 28,439
Views: 5,788,543
Posted By philthyphil
I find I prefer no windshield to one that...

I find I prefer no windshield to one that buffets. I'd rather take all the wind head on, distributed over my entire body then the same amount straight to my head. But I'm biased, I feel windshields...
Forum: Thumpers Today, 08:27 AM
Replies: 17,449
Views: 2,081,729
Posted By philthyphil
Keep in mind the HD Dealer Drunk Uncle is talking...

Keep in mind the HD Dealer Drunk Uncle is talking about is in Anchorage. The Outpost is the dealer in Fairbanks. Pack oil. Godspeed. :freaky
Forum: Thumpers Today, 06:22 AM
Replies: 17,449
Views: 2,081,729
Posted By philthyphil
All good advice but this is the best, that...

All good advice but this is the best, that everyone here should think about.
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8,749
Views: 2,283,657
Posted By philthyphil
Hard telling with the one rough pic. They look...

Hard telling with the one rough pic. They look homemade but Happy Trails makes something similar painted black. I forget the name but google KLR Happy Trails and you'll see what I'm talking about.
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 08:40 PM
Replies: 17,449
Views: 2,081,729
Posted By philthyphil
Sorry I can't help more but I can say the guys at...

Sorry I can't help more but I can say the guys at the Outpost are helpful and will be willing to do what they can to help get you on the road again and trouble free. I'm new to the KLR so all I can...
Forum: Vendors Yesterday, 02:17 PM
Replies: 580
Views: 81,613
Posted By philthyphil
:fall Ahhhhhhh Haaaaaaaa!!!!!!! I...

:fall Ahhhhhhh Haaaaaaaa!!!!!!!

I just assumed it was a power plug... :asshat

:rofl
Forum: Vendors Yesterday, 01:45 PM
Replies: 580
Views: 81,613
Posted By philthyphil
Sorry if its already been asked but what is a...

Sorry if its already been asked but what is a dynaplug ultralight? Does it plug into the trickle charger connection? :norton

Edit: I see from yoru website that the SAE plugs into the trickle...
Forum: Vendors 06-26-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
There are advantages to having the weight of...

There are advantages to having the weight of saddlebags as low and forward as possible, there are also disadvantages. Are you really going to be riding so long and hard that you need the lowest...
Forum: Vendors 06-26-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2,511
Views: 401,012
Posted By philthyphil
Cylops H4

I put this Cyclops bulb in the KLR last night and I have to say I am very impressed.

I took high beam photos put for some reason I thought I would delete them before I uploaded them from my...
Forum: Vendors 06-26-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,372
Views: 213,903
Posted By philthyphil
H4 Upgrade

I put this Cyclops bulb in the KLR last night and I have to say I am very impressed.

I took high beam photos put for some reason I thought I would delete them before I uploaded them from my...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-26-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 24,896
Posted By philthyphil
Ok well I thought it might be something different...

Ok well I thought it might be something different because as stated, the IDBDR can be ridden anytime. No worries, have fun.
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 17,449
Views: 2,081,729
Posted By philthyphil
3800 Lumen H4 LED Headlight bulb

I put this Cyclops bulb in the KLR last night and I have to say I am very impressed.

I took high beam photos put for some reason I thought I would delete them before I uploaded them from my...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-25-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 24,896
Posted By philthyphil
What is the IBCR??? Google failed me.

What is the IBCR??? Google failed me.
Forum: Vendors 06-24-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 27,031
Posted By philthyphil
Curious if these have ever been reviewed side by...

Curious if these have ever been reviewed side by side with a Delorme/Gazeteer/Whatever. I just wonder if they are the same/similar or if one is tremendously different. Hopefully I don't offend by...
Forum: Vendors 06-24-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
Agreed on the daisy chain, but to get you by, REI...

Agreed on the daisy chain, but to get you by, REI type stores should have buckles for sale that will marry up to the stock ones then just add webbing from same store.
Forum: Vendors 06-23-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1,372
Views: 213,903
Posted By philthyphil
I hear ya. I just ordered the H4 headlight and...

I hear ya. I just ordered the H4 headlight and can't test it properly because it doesn't get dark until 10p in these parts! You've got it worse than me!!!
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-18-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 122,379
Posted By philthyphil
I'm new to the area and sure would love a riding...

I'm new to the area and sure would love a riding partner that is familiar with some territory. I can ride almost any weekend with a couple days notice. :earKTM is out of commission currently so I...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-15-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,644
Posted By philthyphil
I do miss living in that area, but I also...

I do miss living in that area, but I also appreciate it when you go for a ride and share it with us!!!! :clap

:freaky
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
Well since I can see the carb almost as well as...

Well since I can see the carb almost as well as the headlights in that photo I just thought I'd cover the bases. All you had to do was mention the carb because all U.S. spec 62's were fuel injected,...
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
You guys are doing great I think most of us get...

You guys are doing great I think most of us get it, but there will always be the people that don't. I also had an order change and felt really bad about it knowing what you guys are going through and...
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 8,749
Views: 2,283,657
Posted By philthyphil
That's the biggest tool tube I think I have ever...

That's the biggest tool tube I think I have ever seen. :huh
Forum: Vendors 06-10-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
^^^^^THIS!!!!!^^^^^ What he said! :clap

^^^^^THIS!!!!!^^^^^

What he said! :clap
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-10-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 122,379
Posted By philthyphil
The way I see it the lisence plate gets you on...

The way I see it the lisence plate gets you on trails you can ride on in say, a Landcruiser :evil. The OHV sticker gets you on trails that likely shoot off of the main trail that the Landcruiser...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-10-2015, 06:32 AM
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Views: 11,162,272
Posted By philthyphil
More of this one please.

More of this one please.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-10-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 122,379
Posted By philthyphil
You should be fine here. No inspection. What...

You should be fine here. No inspection. What stumped me was that I needed a title for mine. I bought my 450sx in Colorado where they don't issue titles with dirt bikes. You may have one since you...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-09-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 54,050
Posted By philthyphil
Me too! But it was 10 years ago and I was in a PT...

Me too! But it was 10 years ago and I was in a PT Cruiser. I still can't believe I didn't get charged extra when I returned that thing. I didn't disrespect the vehicle but I showed it things it never...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-08-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 44,818
Posted By philthyphil
I would say that most of us found our way West,...

I would say that most of us found our way West, or back out west, as the case may be, because of the people, not the country. Present company excluded of course, but dense population leads to a...
Forum: Photos 06-07-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 40,155
Posted By philthyphil
Awesome pics and much respect, but how many hands...

Awesome pics and much respect, but how many hands do you have?
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-05-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 44,818
Posted By philthyphil
Great pics. Following along and interested...

Great pics.

Following along and interested to see you cockpit and luggage set up. What tires are you going to run? Looks like a Scout on the back. Safe travels.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-03-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 110,342
Posted By philthyphil
Just caught up on this whole thread. I wish I...

Just caught up on this whole thread. I wish I would have read this when I was living in Boise... but that was '06...

:freaky
Forum: Vendors 06-03-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
I also stepped back and I plan to use mine on the...

I also stepped back and I plan to use mine on the Bandit and the KLR. It's all about function.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-01-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 122,379
Posted By philthyphil
Well I'm glad getset knew what I was talking...

Well I'm glad getset knew what I was talking about. I'm just glad I could remember the name of the town so you smarter folks could get a guy who's hit his head hard and a lot, where he means to get....
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-01-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 122,379
Posted By philthyphil
I think it is! Thanks! I know how you feel, just...

I think it is! Thanks! I know how you feel, just got back to the Rockies after 2 years on the East coast.
Forum: Vendors 06-01-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
Ok. Thanks for the update. Suggest putting this...

Ok. Thanks for the update. Suggest putting this info on website as well. Let me know when I/we can expect delivery when you know. Knowledge is power. :pynd
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-01-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 122,379
Posted By philthyphil
I was talking to someone the other day and they...

I was talking to someone the other day and they mentioned a riding area just south of White Sulphur Springs. I don't remember the name but I thought he said it was called Little Bear, maybe? ...
Forum: Vendors 06-01-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
I'm hoping that if the Reckless 80's in the air...

I'm hoping that if the Reckless 80's in the air were sold out that the website would say that... I ordered mine based on that assumption anyway. We'll see. :deal

I have the same reasoning.
...
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 354,845
Posted By philthyphil
Just hit the button for a Reckless 80. Hoping to...

Just hit the button for a Reckless 80. Hoping to see it mid June. :clap
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-22-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 122,379
Posted By philthyphil
Cabin for rent

Disregard, Cabin is rented.

We have a cabin in Gallatin canyon for rent starting June 1, 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 10 miles north of the turn to head up to Big Sky. I'd love to get a trustworthy...
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 17,449
Views: 2,081,729
Posted By philthyphil
I don't know that I agree entirely. A far more...

I don't know that I agree entirely. A far more stout set up than stock but I did develop a small crack on one of my superman flights over the handlebars... Just saying, they are not bulletproof.
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