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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Yesterday, 02:48 PM
Replies: 2,153
Views: 140,436
Posted By Mr Head
I might show early. I am possibly not needing to...

I might show early. I am possibly not needing to swap tires quite yet. :D

I'll be on the large outsized 990 ridden poorly, with balding knobbies, (match my head :huh) and I'll try not to fall on...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Yesterday, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2,153
Views: 140,436
Posted By Mr Head
No idea why that happened. I nuked the second...

No idea why that happened.
I nuked the second one.

Could have been worse, it could have been an hour of kittens fishing for bass.:lol3
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Yesterday, 08:09 AM
Replies: 2,153
Views: 140,436
Posted By Mr Head
Here is a little interesting video, <iframe...

Here is a little interesting video,
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/w_CIydIZecU" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Orange Crush 10-23-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,832
Posted By Mr Head
2010 990R, here. I'm 5'8". 32" inseam. 170...

2010 990R, here.
I'm 5'8". 32" inseam. 170 pounds or so.
One toe in Sidi Crossfires, more of a foot in the Sidi Discovery's I commute in.
One foot down and slide off the saddle in my Neduro...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-23-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2,153
Views: 140,436
Posted By Mr Head
That route we did to lunch from Big Bear, last...

That route we did to lunch from Big Bear, last Sunday was a workout for me in spots. And after lunch had some real zingers hidden in there. :eek1

That was enough tweaking my comfort zone for a...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-22-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By Mr Head
Use Tune ECU to turn off the SAS. No resistors...

Use Tune ECU to turn off the SAS.
No resistors required.

SAS Explained (http://youtu.be/5DTyETP-IoA?list=LLzIzcdhMgVc8ro3g3p4I0BQ)
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-21-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By Mr Head
OK, one more, <iframe frameborder="0"...

OK, one more,
<iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" width="425" height="240" src="http://api.smugmug.com/services/embed/3632915843_pwBbL74?width=425&height=240"></iframe>
Forum: Orange Crush 10-21-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,163
Posted By Mr Head
I went with the mirror mount relocation to the...

I went with the mirror mount relocation to the clamp, and the Double Take mirrors. Belt and suspenders.:wink:
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-21-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By Mr Head
First little video. Man, I need to get the aim...

First little video. Man, I need to get the aim right.
<iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" width="425" height="240"...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 6,679
Posted By Mr Head
I've taken two track schools on road race courses...

I've taken two track schools on road race courses a long, long time ago. Then when I moved to adventure bikes, I took adirt bike riding school with MotoVentures, MSF instructors, and then a basic...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-21-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 18,931
Views: 7,701,402
Posted By Mr Head
Sunday in the national forest around Big Bear, ...

Sunday in the national forest around Big Bear,
http://mr-head.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2014-Motorcycles/20141019-Big-Bear-Noob-Loop/i-B9ZV4GR/0/XL/P1070666-XL.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-21-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By Mr Head
When it comes to sand and tight, I'm a noob, or...

When it comes to sand and tight, I'm a noob, or boob? :rofl
I'm slowly edging my way back into this stuff. Riding up and down the freeway does nothing for knowing how to ride.

Good shots of me...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-21-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By Mr Head
For me I was not sure I was going to make it...

For me I was not sure I was going to make it given the annual pumpkin carving party my daughter hosts at the house every year. There was a lot of getting ready that I tried my best to avoid.
I saved...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-21-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By Mr Head
So, Bill you just figured since it was deep...

So, Bill you just figured since it was deep enough, you'd wash the KLR. You know what with the drought and all.
Way to go buddy saving water. :thumb

Great stuff Rich.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-20-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1,270
Views: 279,524
Posted By Mr Head
Great as usual. Thank you again. I want to get...

Great as usual. Thank you again.
I want to get back to the north rim. I went there for my only visit a few years ago, alone on the motorcycle. Overcast at times, but cleared up a bit once I got down...
Forum: Racing 10-20-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 24,894
Posted By Mr Head
Those images look like I could walk right into...

Those images look like I could walk right into them. And they make me want to try. :clap
Forum: Racing 10-20-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 13,134
Posted By Mr Head
Top races. Moto2 race was great. I kept...

Top races.
Moto2 race was great. I kept jumping up when they were swapping places. Tito running wide in T4. Again, and again, and again...

Julian Ryder on Soup has some good insights to all...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-19-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10,804
Views: 2,276,831
Posted By Mr Head
I went out with some fellow Advriders and got...

I went out with some fellow Advriders and got mine dirty.
Me? I got sweaty and tired.:lol3
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-19-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 31,545
Views: 2,976,725
Posted By Mr Head
I got home safe, semi-sound, tired and ready for...

I got home safe, semi-sound, tired and ready for a tall cold one. Pictures are loading, video is moving to the computer, so maybe tomorrow night I can begin to sort.

Great ride all. I had a lot of...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-18-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 31,545
Views: 2,976,725
Posted By Mr Head
Got em in the phone.

Got em in the phone.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-18-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 31,545
Views: 2,976,725
Posted By Mr Head
PM sent. We'll see what this pumpkin party does...

PM sent.
We'll see what this pumpkin party does to me. :huh
If I'm not there by 8:40, leave without me.:lol3
Forum: Ride reports 10-18-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 11,668
Posted By Mr Head
Excellent. That shot at the top of Moki is...

Excellent. That shot at the top of Moki is wonderful.
Thanks for bringing us along for the ride. It is always a highlight to read your ride reports.
Whenever somebody not of the motorcycle...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-18-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 31,545
Views: 2,976,725
Posted By Mr Head
I puttered around the house today. Then got a...

I puttered around the house today. Then got a bicycle ride in.
Edited some video from the BB Campout,

<iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" width="425" height="240"...
Forum: Ride reports 10-17-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 11,668
Posted By Mr Head
I went and did some reading. Trashcans is on...

I went and did some reading.
Trashcans is on to something. The BelAir is / was the top trim level then. That is not a Bel Air, no wide trim bit at the rear fender with paint inside.
Dad had two...
Forum: Ride reports 10-17-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 11,668
Posted By Mr Head
1954 Chevrolet BelAir.

1954 Chevrolet BelAir.
Forum: Racing 10-17-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 13,134
Posted By Mr Head
Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: Racing 10-17-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 13,134
Posted By Mr Head
I miss Max. And his getting all hissy every time...

I miss Max. And his getting all hissy every time somebody tipped his smart car on its top. :lol3

What will the paddock be without that sort of thing going on?
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-17-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 826
Views: 138,385
Posted By Mr Head
I want to do some Northern California exploring...

I want to do some Northern California exploring too.
I'm swapping tires once I get the front. The rear showed up today.
Scorpion M90A/T. Some of my favorites.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-16-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 31,545
Views: 2,976,725
Posted By Mr Head
I may be able to sneak away on Saturday for an...

I may be able to sneak away on Saturday for an easy fat bike ride.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-16-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 826
Views: 138,385
Posted By Mr Head
Great report. It is my favorite routine to log...

Great report.
It is my favorite routine to log on in the morning with my coffee and ease into the day with a bunch of guys riding in the forests.
Thanks for bringing us along.:thumb
Forum: Orange Crush 10-15-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By Mr Head
I'm hoping that mine getting snatchier is due to...

I'm hoping that mine getting snatchier is due to three things:
1. Valve clearances going a bit out of spec. Only a guess since the motor only has 18K on it.
2. Throttle body sync may be out a...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-15-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By Mr Head
Have you tried the G2 milder throttle cam/tube?...

Have you tried the G2 milder throttle cam/tube? Worked for my 2010.

http://www.ktmtwins.com/g2-ktm-lc8-690-tamer-throttle-tube
Forum: Orange Crush 10-15-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By Mr Head
Cams are all the same from 2008 to 2013 according...

Cams are all the same from 2008 to 2013 according to the parts fische. I checked the 2008, S, and standard, and the 2010R, and 2013 Baja. All the same.
The standard I test rode a couple of years ago...
Forum: Ride reports 10-15-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,793
Posted By Mr Head
Excellent report. Thanks for taking us along for...

Excellent report. Thanks for taking us along for the ride.:thumb

There used to be a BBQ place in KC that advertised: "We Choke Our Own Chickens". :lol3
I'd read about it in a Calvin Trillin story...
Forum: Racing 10-14-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 24,894
Posted By Mr Head
Flug, your contribution to racing through these...

Flug, your contribution to racing through these images is wonderful.
Thank you for sharing your talent and passion.

This is what the best looks like.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-14-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 31,545
Views: 2,976,725
Posted By Mr Head
At my age a diaper bag might be useful. :lol3 ...

At my age a diaper bag might be useful. :lol3
Depends, though. :rofl
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-14-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 826
Views: 138,385
Posted By Mr Head
That is kinda cool.

That is kinda cool.
Forum: Racing 10-14-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 3,954
Views: 381,727
Posted By Mr Head
I bet he tests the proddy bike and declares it...

I bet he tests the proddy bike and declares it "fast". :evil
And then offer term life insurance for a reduced rate to race fans.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-14-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 31,545
Views: 2,976,725
Posted By Mr Head
Cool. Bookmarked for spring. :wink: Now we're...

Cool. Bookmarked for spring. :wink:
Now we're getting into that wonderful time of year when we don't need no stinkin' ice or coolers. :vardy :lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 10-13-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 427
Posted By Mr Head
The switch can be tested with hot water on the...

The switch can be tested with hot water on the stove, and checking if it changes state at the terminals.
If you know what I mean?
In other words the switch will close when heated to temperature....
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