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Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
Look like them, but I don't see the hole that you...

Look like them, but I don't see the hole that you screw the T-handle into:

http://www.dirtracks.com/1987-2015-Kawasaki-KLR650-Pannier-Mounting-Rack-0001.htm
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,104
Posted By BobbyLee666
May also want to check out this site:...

May also want to check out this site: http://cycle-ergo.com/ Give a good visual representation of the bikes with people on them.
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 49,268
Views: 10,324,788
Posted By BobbyLee666
That's a very nice, clean looking bike. :clap

That's a very nice, clean looking bike. :clap
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By BobbyLee666
Some bags come with a heat resistant panel on the...

Some bags come with a heat resistant panel on the bottom, but I'm not sure exactly what material you could add to the Wolfman that could withstand direct contact with the end of the exhaust.
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By BobbyLee666
If you are concerned about the proximity of the...

If you are concerned about the proximity of the bags to the exhaust, then I'd suggest mocking up the bag with some cardboard and see if the placement will work. Wolfman bags are very highly thought...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-17-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7,499
Views: 392,490
Posted By BobbyLee666
Used to live in Dale City and commute to DC every...

Used to live in Dale City and commute to DC every day. After about 3 years, my wife told me to get another job because that one was killing me. We moved to Stafford and I was lucky enough to find a...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
I was asking who's the manufacturer?

I was asking who's the manufacturer?
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
Who's unit is that? Also, how's the light output...

Who's unit is that? Also, how's the light output compared to the stocker?
Forum: Thumpers 02-27-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By BobbyLee666
:lurk Interested in this result as well. I have...

:lurk Interested in this result as well. I have the 320mm rotor, but may want to consider the caliper upgrade as well, provided someone has the brackets available.
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,934
Posted By BobbyLee666
Out of the three, I'd also suggest the KLR as it...

Out of the three, I'd also suggest the KLR as it has more room for 2-up. However, if the most off road you will be doing is gravel, then you may want to consider a Suzuki Wee-Strom (DL650). It's...
Forum: Thumpers 12-20-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
I've also run into this problem recently. I...

I've also run into this problem recently. I checked my plug and drain hole and everything looked clean and undamaged. Installed the plug using a new crush washer and tightened to 17 ft.lbs. No leaks...
Forum: Thumpers 12-13-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By BobbyLee666
Double sided tape?:rofl

Double sided tape?:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 09-15-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,374
Posted By BobbyLee666
Anything made by man can be bent or broken,...

Anything made by man can be bent or broken, regardless if it's on a Honda, Yamaha, BMW, KTM, etc. There is no perfect bike. We as riders just need to find the best overall bike that meets our...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
That really sucks. Hope he's able to recover...

That really sucks. Hope he's able to recover soon. Used to drive/ride Mt. Palomar alot when I lived in Poway. Some real hairpin turns, rock face on the mountain side, and some significant dropoffs on...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,985
Posted By BobbyLee666
Are you really sure you want a dual sport? Engine...

Are you really sure you want a dual sport? Engine vibration may be of little concern when the bikes suspension can only do so much to reduce the bouncing around felt on fire, gravel and unimproved...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 20,901
Posted By BobbyLee666
For those that are making snap judgements on the...

For those that are making snap judgements on the service intervals for the 690R, you might want to actually read the manual. Valve checks and oil and filter changes are scheduled for every 6,214...
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 20,901
Posted By BobbyLee666
When the 2014 DR-Z400S has a base MSRP of $6,599,...

When the 2014 DR-Z400S has a base MSRP of $6,599, the DR650SE has a base MSRP of $6,499, and the WR250R has a base MSRP of $6,690, the odds are probably between slim and none that a "modern" 650...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,893
Posted By BobbyLee666
I don't think I have heard someone call the KLR a...

I don't think I have heard someone call the KLR a gas guzzler before. But compared to a 400 or 250, I guess it could be. Realistically though the KLR, DRZ and WR are very different bikes for...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
Now that's a cool bar!

Now that's a cool bar!
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
Talk about the pot and kettle. Did a KLR somehow...

Talk about the pot and kettle. Did a KLR somehow offend you in this or a previous life?
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 12,429
Views: 2,753,381
Posted By BobbyLee666
Naughty naughty :deal

Naughty naughty :deal
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,101
Posted By BobbyLee666
The V-Strom 650 is kind of like a twin version of...

The V-Strom 650 is kind of like a twin version of the KLR. Have had both, and the V is much smoother, more road and 2-up friendly. It can still handle some basic dirt, but is definitely more road...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By BobbyLee666
There are a lot of differences between a R6 and a...

There are a lot of differences between a R6 and a TW200. Seating, handling, brakes, and of course, power. Only you can really decide if you will like that dramatic difference. You really need to go...
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 722
Posted By BobbyLee666
Not an unusual situation. Many after mark we...

Not an unusual situation. Many after mark we exhaust systems will fit, but may hit parts of the plastics requiring the addition of spacers (washers) to shim it out or minor trimming of the plastics....
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
I had the same problem. Found out the clutch...

I had the same problem. Found out the clutch switch (mounted on the bottom of the clutch lever) is designed so that it can slide a little front to back to adjust the activation point. If you loosen...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
Should work just fine. I'm using the same setup,...

Should work just fine. I'm using the same setup, just with different boxes (slightly smaller).
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-22-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,539
Posted By BobbyLee666
Time of the year and location can make a big...

Time of the year and location can make a big difference, too. If you happen to be in a major market with lots of bikes for sale, then you will probably get a better deal. If you are willing to travel...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
I guess lane splitting is out of the...

I guess lane splitting is out of the question...:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8,686
Views: 2,242,426
Posted By BobbyLee666
They look like a good overall size, but i can't...

They look like a good overall size, but i can't seem to find any inside dimensions. If you have a chance, can you measure the inside width?
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 39,413
Posted By BobbyLee666
Beautiful job! :clap:clap:clap Ever think...

Beautiful job! :clap:clap:clap

Ever think about going into the restoration business?
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 664
Posted By BobbyLee666
I think you may be hard pressed to get a...

I think you may be hard pressed to get a lightweight 650 (DR or XR) that can run 80 all day and get at least 200 miles on a tank of gas. Maybe one of the KTMs or Husky with an extra large tank, but...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 664
Posted By BobbyLee666
You also need to remember the VStrom was designed...

You also need to remember the VStrom was designed with a nearly 6 gallon fuel tank that sits fairly high on the frame. That, and the fairing, have a tendancy to make the bike a bit top heavy,...
Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8,686
Views: 2,242,426
Posted By BobbyLee666
I got a ask...what's up with the turn signals?:huh

I got a ask...what's up with the turn signals?:huh
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 17,035
Views: 1,984,674
Posted By BobbyLee666
I also have a set. They fit my Gen I great and...

I also have a set. They fit my Gen I great and are very sturdy (I can lift the back of my bike using the bars). They are not really designed for the Givi quick disconnect mounting method. They are...
Forum: Vendors 05-12-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 798
Views: 180,657
Posted By BobbyLee666
Great videos, really shows how easy it is to use....

Great videos, really shows how easy it is to use. Will be odering one today.
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By BobbyLee666
I'm 56, 230ish and my 2003 hauls me around just...

I'm 56, 230ish and my 2003 hauls me around just fine. Get a good history on the bike and if it's in good shape with decent mileage, it would probably be worth between $3000 - $3500 (depends alot on...
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 23,757
Posted By BobbyLee666
I'm 56 (57 in a couple of weeks), and am on my...

I'm 56 (57 in a couple of weeks), and am on my 2nd KLR. Have ridden since I was about 6, but had a lapse for about 15 years due to work (Coast Guard) and kids. Started back up about eight years ago...
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 23,757
Posted By BobbyLee666
Have not regretted buying mine at all (I'm on my...

Have not regretted buying mine at all (I'm on my 2nd one). It's a great, general purpose bike that can go everywhere I want to go and do everything I want to do.
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 5,322
Views: 1,415,123
Posted By BobbyLee666
Can you specify the type you used?

Can you specify the type you used?
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5,322
Views: 1,415,123
Posted By BobbyLee666
Sounds like a good idea, but wonder if the...

Sounds like a good idea, but wonder if the vibrations will affect the breakers and cause them to tripp.
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