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Forum: Racing 12-08-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,735
Posted By Mike_MRS
Tried VVI Rally? www.vvirally.com they were there...

Tried VVI Rally? www.vvirally.com they were there this year with the Russian guys - they do rental hondas
Forum: Racing 11-16-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2,859
Views: 217,073
Posted By Mike_MRS
Hear hear. Hamilton is the guy worthy of winning....

Hear hear. Hamilton is the guy worthy of winning. Rosberg is not a racer and has not beaten Hamilton in wheel to wheel even once this year. Personalities don't come into it.
Forum: Racing 11-15-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 20,039
Posted By Mike_MRS
Rear Safari Tank for KTM EXC (four stroke) years...

Rear Safari Tank for KTM EXC (four stroke) years 12 onwards. Capacity 8.8 litres. Brand new still in wrapping. Pic below is of an 10 model year bike but the tank is the same, the bracketing is...
Forum: Racing 11-09-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,979
Posted By Mike_MRS
Great to see organisers listening to riders :clap

Great to see organisers listening to riders :clap
Forum: Racing 11-07-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,979
Posted By Mike_MRS
How about Iritrack? well proven tech, also gives...

How about Iritrack? well proven tech, also gives the rally more PR since riders can be tracked online by fans, sponsors, public etc.
Forum: Racing 11-05-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 56,117
Posted By Mike_MRS
Be nice to have the choice. Using a different...

Be nice to have the choice. Using a different format for personal reasons has no impact on the sport - plus here in Europe digital is the favourite format. Degrees minutes and seconds is kind of old...
Forum: Racing 11-04-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 56,117
Posted By Mike_MRS
Mike, if you're reading this, is there a way to...

Mike, if you're reading this, is there a way to change the coordinates readout on each tulip to digital ie 34.77556, -4.558883 rather than the degress mins seconds etc?
Forum: Racing 11-03-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By Mike_MRS
:clap Outstanding. Let me put the costs together...

:clap Outstanding. Let me put the costs together and let you know, cheers.
Forum: Racing 11-02-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By Mike_MRS
Would be bringing a bike and hopefully being able...

Would be bringing a bike and hopefully being able to leave it with someone afterwards until the Baja Rally
Forum: Racing 10-29-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 57,323
Posted By Mike_MRS
Personal opinion of course but I prefer the video...

Personal opinion of course but I prefer the video without the commentary. When are you guys on the other side of the pond going to learn how to pronounce "Dakar" correctly? :lol3:evil

I traded...
Forum: Racing 10-26-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By Mike_MRS
2015 V2R Pits

Ok I know it's early to ask, but can someone point me in the right direction of who to talk to about pit servicing for V2R? Looking at Ironman for next year and due to not being in the US, I want to...
Forum: Racing 10-25-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 35,103
Posted By Mike_MRS
Interesting. Can you link me to this evidence?...

Interesting. Can you link me to this evidence? Would be worth a read.
Forum: Racing 10-22-2014, 02:19 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 37,249
Posted By Mike_MRS
Ok but if not made with RN, if set out in the...

Ok but if not made with RN, if set out in the traditional way especially in dunes and mountains, it is going to be out isn't it? If you go from desert floor up to high dunes and down you could have a...
Forum: Racing 10-20-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,061
Posted By Mike_MRS
Apparently, the financial situation is VERY...

Apparently, the financial situation is VERY difficult

Looks like Laia has had a nav or a bike problem?
Forum: Racing 10-20-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,061
Posted By Mike_MRS
Too Old, do you happen to know why the factory...

Too Old, do you happen to know why the factory guys aren't doing merzouga? Sam won last year, it's a shame he's not there to defend it really
Forum: Racing 10-20-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,061
Posted By Mike_MRS
cant see her on the live tracking for some...

cant see her on the live tracking for some reason, ah she is #24, still at the front but closely followed by Guillaume! :clap
Forum: Racing 10-19-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,296
Posted By Mike_MRS
Agreed

Agreed
Forum: Racing 10-19-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,061
Posted By Mike_MRS
The start list on the website seems to be from...

The start list on the website seems to be from 2013.

No prologue results yet on the site
Forum: Racing 10-19-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,296
Posted By Mike_MRS
the factory bike or the manuel/rebel one?

the factory bike or the manuel/rebel one?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-17-2014, 02:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By Mike_MRS
ok, yeah I know that. My question is more "how...

ok, yeah I know that. My question is more "how close do you need to be to a waypoint for the unit to then nav you to the next?"
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-16-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By Mike_MRS
yep, trails. Yes I use basecamp etc and am very...

yep, trails. Yes I use basecamp etc and am very familiar with their use, but I'd like to know the proximity answer because going to one then stopping and reprogramming the next isn't what I'm after....
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-16-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By Mike_MRS
Garmin 60csx question re waypoints

Ok, building a route using waypoints only, I add them in order under the "create route" function.

Does anyone know for sure how close you need to be to a waypoint to then trigger the nav to the...
Forum: Racing 09-24-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,296
Posted By Mike_MRS
The Yam Factory bike? I don't think so.

The Yam Factory bike? I don't think so.
Forum: Racing 09-20-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 37,249
Posted By Mike_MRS
I don't think anyone has asked about variance in...

I don't think anyone has asked about variance in gps vs roadbook re ascent and descent. The GPS/app will record horizontal distance, but if you are riding up or down a mountain then it's not going...
Forum: Racing 09-16-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,076
Posted By Mike_MRS
The cheapest in cost terms are the Greek events,...

The cheapest in cost terms are the Greek events, Hellas and Serres.

Ask yourself why would a company sponsor you? What's in it for them?
Forum: Racing 08-28-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2,859
Views: 217,073
Posted By Mike_MRS
He held the racing line, as he is entitled to do....

He held the racing line, as he is entitled to do. Rosberg was behind him, not level.
Forum: Racing 08-28-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 10,518
Posted By Mike_MRS
Gonc has said in interview, nav error, loss of...

Gonc has said in interview, nav error, loss of around 3 minutes.
Forum: Racing 08-26-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2,859
Views: 217,073
Posted By Mike_MRS
Were you even watching the same race???! That is...

Were you even watching the same race???! That is horsehit mate. Is it not a clue that Lauda and Wolff said it wasn't acceptable? Nico was behind Hamilton FFS!
...
Forum: Racing 08-01-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,406
Posted By Mike_MRS
Tony, next time you're having a mess with the...

Tony, next time you're having a mess with the bike, maybe just take a look at the cables :1drink

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Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,776
Posted By Mike_MRS
Dave, don't confuse the issue with RFS bikes....

Dave, don't confuse the issue with RFS bikes. They need stiffer springs - the geometry is different to the new bikes, the rear is more vertical etc. You're not comparing apples with apples, mate.
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,776
Posted By Mike_MRS
I'd say go for an 84nm on the rear and see how it...

I'd say go for an 84nm on the rear and see how it works sag wise. If it's too much, go for 88. Remember you need less nm on the rear than the RFS engine bikes etc.

I'm amazed at just how stiff...
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,776
Posted By Mike_MRS
I know what the chart says but I think 4.8 will...

I know what the chart says but I think 4.8 will be too stiff for you. I'd go with 4.6. but dont put any preload on at all. Then check the front sag - put the bike ona stand and put a zip tie on one...
Forum: Racing 06-30-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,296
Posted By Mike_MRS
You can buy the gas gas bike direct from JVO....

You can buy the gas gas bike direct from JVO. It's a waste of time trying to deal with the factory.
Forum: Racing 06-27-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2,859
Views: 217,073
Posted By Mike_MRS
Agreed. It's not Bernie though, it's the FIA ...

Agreed. It's not Bernie though, it's the FIA

And also, titanium skid blocks to come back to sparks fly? WTF? This is what it's come to to make it more interesting? Forced sparks from a car?!
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Mike_MRS
Interesting. I have crossfires which have an...

Interesting. I have crossfires which have an ankle pivot so I'm not sure that's going to work for me, I'll give it a go though, cheers :D
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Mike_MRS
How's that for long periods? don't you get ankle...

How's that for long periods? don't you get ankle flex?
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Mike_MRS
It's the proximity of the foot to the tip of the...

It's the proximity of the foot to the tip of the lever under hard acceleration when standing. The pegs are so sharp and grippy its tough to stick a foot out a little, which i dont want to do anyway...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Mike_MRS
Pivot Pegz users with big feet

I run a 450 excf and have size 12 1/2 feet. I was just given a set of Pivot Pegz (mark III) to try and I wonder if the guys using them can answer a question? How do you stop downshifting...
Forum: Racing 06-17-2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 2,859
Views: 217,073
Posted By Mike_MRS
Like so many things these days, F1 has become...

Like so many things these days, F1 has become over-regulated and over-inspected. The move to "more efficient" is not helpful I think. F1 should be a showcase of the Worlds engineering talent, and...
Forum: Racing 06-06-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 2,119
Views: 428,719
Posted By Mike_MRS
Zorba, the tree will fit no problem, I'd have to...

Zorba, the tree will fit no problem, I'd have to look at the headstock of one to see if the normal block and backing plate will fit correctly or if it'd need a different one maching. I suspect that...
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