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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-05-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,624
Posted By triplenickel
Popped mine in the first 100' of a death valley...

Popped mine in the first 100' of a death valley trip, road for another 10 days. Total extra cost over the previous rebuild $0. They're tough, you'll be fine.
Forum: The Garage 08-13-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,515
Posted By triplenickel
http://cdn.motinetwork.net/daily-comix.com/image/c...

http://cdn.motinetwork.net/daily-comix.com/image/comic/1108/-comic-1313986368.jpg
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-13-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5,747
Views: 1,771,022
Posted By triplenickel
Yuppers, if one looks closely you can see the oil...

Yuppers, if one looks closely you can see the oil tank stuck up under the back fender. We better stop before he can't fit his head in his helmet anymore!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-13-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5,747
Views: 1,771,022
Posted By triplenickel
The pics do it zero justice, it's so far from...

The pics do it zero justice, it's so far from where it started life it's not even funny!
Forum: Canada 08-13-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,144
Posted By triplenickel
If you want a GPX for an easy gravel road route...

If you want a GPX for an easy gravel road route with off the beaten path very worthwhile stops PM me your emal addy. They were done up by our friend Gunnerbuck and he knows the north island very well.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-11-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,821
Posted By triplenickel
I definitely don't think they're bulletproof I've...

I definitely don't think they're bulletproof I've had great luck with mine though, almost 50k. I do carry a spare and for the $55 I'll probably toss in a new one over winter.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-10-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,821
Posted By triplenickel
Facet all the way, 98% of them have no problem...

Facet all the way, 98% of them have no problem they're small if you want a spare, and a third the price. The points aren't the only weakness on the stocker.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-10-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,255
Posted By triplenickel
As in Super Tenere? They're barely dirt road...

As in Super Tenere? They're barely dirt road worthy let alone a serious off roader. Worse than an 1190 IMO.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-10-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3,008
Views: 831,003
Posted By triplenickel
I was in a good mood and exercised some self...

I was in a good mood and exercised some self control for a change.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-10-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 3,008
Views: 831,003
Posted By triplenickel
Favorite? Maybe not, just thought it was funny...

Favorite? Maybe not, just thought it was funny and it seems to be a pretty spot on satirical analysis of the 24hr news crap so many gobble up. You should go for a ride you seem tense, or maybe the...
Forum: Canada 08-10-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,606
Posted By triplenickel
Now you tell me, I thought it was Best of Canada.

Now you tell me, I thought it was Best of Canada.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-09-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3,008
Views: 831,003
Posted By triplenickel
<IFRAME height=360...

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Bullshit news
Forum: Canada 08-09-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,606
Posted By triplenickel
Also dualsportbc.

Also dualsportbc.
Forum: Canada 08-09-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,674
Posted By triplenickel
Prolly be dry up top and wet down below.

Prolly be dry up top and wet down below.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-08-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 5,747
Views: 1,771,022
Posted By triplenickel
Went camping with my chick a couple weeks back,...

Went camping with my chick a couple weeks back, minimal slab (only where twisty), good FSR's and some boney muddy bastards and all within a few hours of home. Wanted room for a little extra comfort...
Forum: Canada 08-08-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,563
Posted By triplenickel
It's not like they give it all back it's a basic...

It's not like they give it all back it's a basic investment strategy, the province gets back more than it puts out. Thank the government for the low corporate taxes as Canada did absolutely fantastic...
Forum: Canada 08-08-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,563
Posted By triplenickel
http://www.ec.gc.ca/inrp-npri/donnees-data/index.c...

http://www.ec.gc.ca/inrp-npri/donnees-data/index.cfm?do=facility_substance_summary&lang=en&opt_npri_id=0000005102&opt_report_year=2013...
Forum: Equipment 08-07-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 263,853
Posted By triplenickel
I have one too but I rarely use it, I prefer a...

I have one too but I rarely use it, I prefer a small grill with a lip around it that I hang from a tripod. I grab three 1" branches or willows out of the bush and have a small chain with 4 legs that...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-07-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5,747
Views: 1,771,022
Posted By triplenickel
Prolly some repeats in here. ...

Prolly some repeats in here.

http://i197.photobucket.com/albums/aa17/triplenickel_photos/SANY0054.jpg (http://s197.photobucket.com/user/triplenickel_photos/media/SANY0054.jpg.html)
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Forum: Canada 08-07-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,563
Posted By triplenickel
Good luck convincing people that we all have some...

Good luck convincing people that we all have some blood on our hands from this one or any energy sector project. Everyone will happily consume the products and reap the rewards from the province that...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-15-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,620
Posted By triplenickel
I've heard of this before but never known anyone...

I've heard of this before but never known anyone to actually do it, that worked really well!
Forum: Equipment 07-14-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 263,853
Posted By triplenickel
Crack em and dump em in a jar with a good lid,...

Crack em and dump em in a jar with a good lid, they'll stay as separate entities and be easy to pour out one at a time.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-13-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,813
Posted By triplenickel
lakemonster info@mvmotoventure.ca

lakemonster

info@mvmotoventure.ca
Forum: The Garage 07-11-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 797
Posted By triplenickel
This, the new hose will have compression fittings...

This, the new hose will have compression fittings so you can reuse the tube ends of your old one.
Forum: Canada 05-19-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,120
Posted By triplenickel
There are much better places on the Island. More...

There are much better places on the Island. More affordable, less traffic and congestion, more riding opportunities, more lakes and rivers, closer to Mt Washington or Cain. If you can find schooling...
Forum: Equipment 05-17-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,904
Posted By triplenickel
Himilayan Imports Khukuri, way more versatile...

Himilayan Imports Khukuri, way more versatile than any small camp axe and just as good of a wood splitter.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-23-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 15,503
Posted By triplenickel
I've had one of Ian's other fairings on my SE for...

I've had one of Ian's other fairings on my SE for over 80k now and it's been fantastic. Good light and bulletproof, well other than a crack between the lights I epoxied up a couple years ago after...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-19-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 2,430
Views: 326,270
Posted By triplenickel
Mike takes 8 kms.

Mike takes 8 kms.
Forum: The Garage 04-18-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,203
Posted By triplenickel
Yes, don't over think it.

Yes, don't over think it.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-18-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 696
Posted By triplenickel
I'm thinking it's too early but my riding buddy...

I'm thinking it's too early but my riding buddy is hell bent on doing it in early June. Looks like we'll just take a wait and see approach and be prepared to back track.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-17-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 696
Posted By triplenickel
Thanks for the info so far fellas, looks like we...

Thanks for the info so far fellas, looks like we may get luckier than expected.:evil We're looking at doing the Route 5 part of the route and looking at the maps seems like there's quite a bit above...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-17-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 696
Posted By triplenickel
Oregon Snow Pack

What's it looking like down that way this year fellas? Trying to figure out how early we can get onto the OBDR, and into the higher elevations.
Forum: Canada 03-26-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,684
Posted By triplenickel
Death wings are crappy stock tires, Trail Wings...

Death wings are crappy stock tires, Trail Wings is what they really are. I'd buy which ever one was the best price and color you like, the rider is 10x more of a factor than the bike.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-20-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By triplenickel
Ridden in a moderate fashion I budget 150kms per...

Ridden in a moderate fashion I budget 150kms per 10L and always have room to spare. Sea level H2W jetting, 16/47 gearing, and Remus cans, but start fucking around and it drops real fast.
Forum: Canada 03-20-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,349
Posted By triplenickel
Have seen more than one cap loosen off, a bit of...

Have seen more than one cap loosen off, a bit of tape around the outside goes along way.
Forum: Canada 03-20-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 882
Posted By triplenickel
I'm in Ft Nelson today, it's -14 and blowing...

I'm in Ft Nelson today, it's -14 and blowing snow. The pavement is pretty much bare, the forecast is for continued cold until the end of the month. There's no worries about being stranded alone as...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-17-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,654
Posted By triplenickel
Copy and paste this into Google; ...

Copy and paste this into Google;

site:www.advrider.com spot
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-16-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2,430
Views: 326,270
Posted By triplenickel
KTM did a great job with the kit for sure.

KTM did a great job with the kit for sure.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-26-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3,008
Views: 831,003
Posted By triplenickel
Snow fence, looked like a lift or gondola tower...

Snow fence, looked like a lift or gondola tower in the background too.
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,145
Posted By triplenickel
Keep in mind in colder areas it's pretty standard...

Keep in mind in colder areas it's pretty standard to need some kind of sleeping pad under you even with a cot. They don't do much for warmth with no loft in your squished sleeping bag.
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