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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-09-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By larry manton
Thanks for the input.

As far as the KLR, I always make condenscending remarks to beat everyone to it.

I'm not rich, but certainly can afford something else. I have it set up the way I like, and if I think the terrain...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-09-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By larry manton
8200 NFS open?

http://advrider.com/forums/my pictureHey guys, and gals.

I'm doing a peice of the WBDR from Twisp down to Cashmere. The route shown is going along the Cooper Mtn Road, but, I was interested in...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-25-2012, 04:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,026
Posted By larry manton
Rain gear.

It's been said, there is only one season in the mountains, WINTER. 2010 out of Winthrop snow storm @ 7000 Ft, almost trapped in South of Palmer Lake, 80 degrees in Tanaskat, 29 degrees 2 hours later...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-28-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 306
Posted By larry manton
Suggestion riding in Klamath area.

Hey guys and gals, I have been gifted 11 days in a Trend West facility on Klamath lake for 11 days in August. Will trailer the bikes down and ride out of there.

I have ridden the area before with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-06-2012, 04:31 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,763
Posted By larry manton
memorial the 13th

Gary's last name was Echlin. I tried to load a couple pics from Moab but have never had a lot of luck out of this site, sorry.



We wanted to keep you all up to date on Gary's memorial. The...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-28-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,640
Posted By larry manton
Date change, putting me out.

Was informed this week, or rather read what I had missed before, putting me scheduled for 2 classes that week.

Not being omnipresent puts me out of this ride, would have been fun I'm sure, hope to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-16-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,640
Posted By larry manton
deep sand

xymotic..........looked at your trip to Yuma as is always interesting to me.

I did read on sand by a guy name Lawrence Hackey in his Paris to Dakar story how he dealt with it was lay the bike on...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-10-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,640
Posted By larry manton
GPS and pace

First off, as MChief said won't know till the day of the ride who, as usually it drops off drastically, no biggie either.

As for pace I'm not the fastest nor the slowest as a KLR will dictate...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-02-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,640
Posted By larry manton
Sept 3 Twisp

I don't have a calender in front of me but thought this kicked off Sat the 3rd from Twisp, or there about.

I have 3 for sure on my end nost likely 4 and will ride regardless of any other input. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-14-2011, 04:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,270
Posted By larry manton
Pick and choose

It is possible you will be mostly pavement till Leavenworth. North side of 2 from there might be open heading over, and if not can left at Cashmere and up over Swakanee canyon but drop down on the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-26-2011, 05:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,640
Posted By larry manton
White chuck adventurer

Masterchief, sounds like a plan. As far as carrying to much it is a work in progress for me as I have alway been at fault in this, as I want to be totally self sufficient, but am getting better at...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-24-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,640
Posted By larry manton
extra fuel

I will be riding a KLR with a custom 3 gal tank down low, fuel pumped up via a mikuni pump. I use two, 1.8 gallon bladders to augment the 3 gal tank (6.6 total) for long range stuff, 380miles. You...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-24-2011, 04:29 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,640
Posted By larry manton
WetFest

Masterchief, I'm seriously kicking this around.

It is possible that I have rode with you the back way into Whitechuck river couple years ago riding out of Darrington. I was on the DRZ400. Chain...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-21-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 2,207
Views: 1,494,119
Posted By larry manton
wetfest 2011

Count me in, haven't decided if bringing the RV or just tent.

Will be looking for further instructions, or maybe it was here and I failed to pick up on it..........looking forward to it.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-10-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2,396
Views: 252,308
Posted By larry manton
water

Water is never in short supply in Washington. Some people carry filtering devices and the like but tap water is never more than an hour from anyplace, and ground water just about everywhere.

I...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-10-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,951
Posted By larry manton
ET Phone home

Yo Gary, drop me an Email address as the one I have tried to use must be the old. Sent some pics and such yesterday but refused by your domain. Didn't see and private message icon in here.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-12-2011, 07:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,297
Posted By larry manton
good stuff

All inputs are right on, Pinesol, paint stripper, carb cleaner, boiling them to soften varnish the lists goes on as they all do the same in the end to some degree, but the Pinesol thing is kind of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-05-2011, 07:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,297
Posted By larry manton
waiting in anticipation

Waiting and wondering.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-28-2011, 07:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,470
Posted By larry manton
photo shop

I own a KLR, might be true, but I have a lot of respect for photo shop.

I'll send you one of my head on somebody eases body.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-26-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,297
Posted By larry manton
chokr

Rough running (surging) from idle up at low speeds indicative of plugged or compromised pilot jets, those involving the interim fuel from idle transitioning to main.

Use of choke helping also...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,121
Posted By larry manton
Bmw

Please take this as humor and no offense but the truth. I have owned 2 BMW's, I have the stack of receipts to prove it! That and my Mercedes 300 SD and loved both, much like a pretty woman, comes...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,121
Posted By larry manton
oil cooled

I'm struggling with this.


I Own a KLR and a Drz 400. If I was looking again I probably would look harder at a DR650. My guess is it's oil cooled to drop weight and not for superiority. It...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-29-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,833
Posted By larry manton
rjnutt...

rjnutt (http://www.advrider.com/forums/member.php?u=83600)

Thanks for the input. The Pine forest looks like a good spot, maybe only because I rode through the Sheldon last year. I see that...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-29-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,833
Posted By larry manton
Hey guys thanks, although what is your...

Hey guys thanks, although what is your inpressions of all this from personal experience. It's kind of like I ride a KLR, have won Dakar 3 times with it and it will smoke any KTM that you can put up...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-29-2011, 07:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,833
Posted By larry manton
Chukar hunting Winamuca area

Morning folks, and wonder if any of you hunt chuka,r or what have you noticed while riding in the Black Rock, Winamuca or paradise Valley area.

I have a guy at work who is an avid chukar hunter...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-29-2011, 07:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,107
Posted By larry manton
motor truck

Hammer is your man on diesesl. These things are not Grandpa's stuff anymore.

As far as Motor Trucks I use them a lot at work but this can change from day to day an which tech you get. I work for...
Forum: Ride reports 01-16-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,531
Posted By larry manton
high lights hits and misses.

Great ride by the way, and nice pictures.

1 I concur with most everything you said on hits and misses.

2 Open face helmets, I use a closed face Arai, why not, for all the reasons you said.

3...
Forum: Ride reports 01-15-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 20,408
Posted By larry manton
pet cock issuses

Had the same thing on mine, klx 400. Replacement were quite expensive and the original pet cock actually can't be shut off on mine, asume yours is the same.

I replaced one small O-ring and...
Forum: Ride reports 01-09-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,737
Posted By larry manton
polarizer

Polarizer screws into the lense face. If you don't have one you could have fooled me, gives credit the the ability of the camera, but none the less you have a good eye which a camera can't produce....
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,737
Posted By larry manton
Great pics, seriously

Great pics Man, I'm curious of the camera, as although bikes are great the pics are what we live on long after the ride is gone.

Just bought a Nikon 7000 and hope it performs s well.

You...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-28-2010, 07:20 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 576,346
Posted By larry manton
12.95 per year

Morning GotMojo, and as several have mentioned the info is a little confusing. I have boughten so many products I lose track but as I recall and could be wrong (a lot actually) but the yearly fee...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-26-2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 576,346
Posted By larry manton
Yes they work

As hammer stated on page 153. They say the old type which I own is larger but gets signals stronger, have no way to prove just the word on the street, if so I'll carry the larger old one. One huge...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-18-2010, 03:04 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 32,730
Posted By larry manton
Sorry to hear

I did not read all the posts so apologize if I miss some info. I personally used my spot May of this year in Moab. Went pretty much as your's as the local 911 authorities were summoned along with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-07-2010, 07:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,184
Posted By larry manton
scrap metal

Everett metal products or they might call it Everett Stl. We buy all our metal from them and the beauty is they have walk in section open 5 days a week to public and from 9-1 on Saturday. They can...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-07-2010, 06:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,773
Posted By larry manton
fire roads

Rat Trap is gated at the point it starts to get fun. Most road dead end but somewhat fun none the less. Have you tried turning left before the sauk river and heading up to Texas ponds, just a...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2010, 07:09 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 52,379
Posted By larry manton
Dave's 79,000

What Dave forgot to mention a lot of that is two up with the wife, or the son. Rode with him once where the kid kept falling asleep so Dave has too stay on task along with the road.

By the way...
Forum: Regional forums 10-29-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 20,985
Posted By larry manton
Great Start

Great Start Ladies..............before you can be good at something you have to be willing to be poor at it. Wrenching on anything is like dancing, fishing,sewing, cooking the endeavor really...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2010, 07:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,081
Posted By larry manton
KLR shock

I put 7wt in mine and that by many is considered too heavy, 5 wt is optimum. If you have any questions on KLR shock Holycaveman is the guy to address. He is the guru on KLR shock and a great guy to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 894
Posted By larry manton
riding info

Good stuff guys...........keep it coming.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,518
Posted By larry manton
Thoughtful comments

Once again great input. I own a fairly well set up KLX400 and just bought a TW 200 for the wife as I've shortened the shock, slid up the forks and then added a dog bone which kills suspention on the...
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