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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-15-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,714
Posted By mgdavis
Things are looking up with the DR, mechanically...

Things are looking up with the DR, mechanically speaking. I need to set the valves and figure out why the clutch is slipping. Maybe a couple of other minor things. I'm going to mentally commit to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-04-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,714
Posted By mgdavis
Thanks for the link. I remember reading it years...

Thanks for the link. I remember reading it years ago, and it is certainly relevant now.

What were you running for bags on the DR?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-04-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,714
Posted By mgdavis
This is basically my opinion as well, but I could...

This is basically my opinion as well, but I could add:

You will be confident with the Strom.
The DR may break down and leave you stranded 50 miles from anywhere.

I have to decide pretty...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-02-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,714
Posted By mgdavis
WABDR on a V-Strom?

I'm planning on riding the WABDR with a group of friends this summer. I'm struggling to decide which of my bikes I am going to take. I hope that other inmates who have run the route recently can help...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-02-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By mgdavis
Call GixxerTek. I had a room mate that used him....

Call GixxerTek. I had a room mate that used him. Seems like it used to be about the cheapest place around, and he had a nice set-up for it.
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By mgdavis
http://safaritanksusa.com/index.php Not sure...

http://safaritanksusa.com/index.php

Not sure mine is actually Safari, as it came with the bike, but same concept.
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By mgdavis
Street DR, but a manual petcock installed in the...

Street DR, but a manual petcock installed in the Safari tank. Safari tank = lots of fuel to fill the engine. I installed a fresh float valve with the rebuild, hopefully that prevents recurrence of...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By mgdavis
Recovering from gasoline flooded oil sump

Silly me, I am used to riding my fuel injected bike, so I tend to forget to turn off the petcock on my DR350.:fpalmConsequently, on a recent trip through the garage I discovered a growing pool of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-15-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By mgdavis
How about $240 for the boots? I bought something...

How about $240 for the boots? I bought something else, now you could call me a "motivated seller".

Looking around the garage I also found a few extra DR350 parts. I have a swing arm, forks, and a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-01-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,492,305
Posted By mgdavis
2009 Rebel 250, Sidi Adv Rain sz 43; Silverdale, Wa

Same boots from a couple pages back (post 9095), but now with better pictures and a better price. $275 for an inmate. I would really like to get these moved so I can get something in the correct size...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-28-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 711
Posted By mgdavis
We usually launch out of the gravel pit on Sand...

We usually launch out of the gravel pit on Sand Hill. I'd say the 250 for sure, unless you're a much better rider than me (entirely possible ) the big bike is going to be more work and not much more...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-11-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,492,305
Posted By mgdavis
Sidi Adventure Rain, Sz 43, $350 obo.

I bought these bad ass boots a couple of years ago from South Sound motorcycle. Unfortunately, I bought them a size smaller than I should have. I wore them for a few months, then found that my...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-02-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,492,305
Posted By mgdavis
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-30-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,492,305
Posted By mgdavis
I also have for sale a Sony Blu-ray player, model...

I also have for sale a Sony Blu-ray player, model BDP-N460. Player works fine and includes the remote. This Blu-ray player supports apps, including Amazon, Netflix, Pandora, and many more. This...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-30-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By mgdavis
Moose racing removable fender pack

I have a Moose fender pack that I had mounted on the DR350 briefly. I never rode with it, and took it off before I sold the bike. It is in as-new condition. They are for sale at Brother's for $35....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-29-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,492,305
Posted By mgdavis
My Dad has a Wrangler he has been trying to sell...

My Dad has a Wrangler he has been trying to sell for a few months for right around your price range. It is about a 94 if I remember right. It has a freshly rebuilt 4-cyl and the 5 speed transmission....
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,298
Posted By mgdavis
'92 DR is gone. 16 year old kid got it as an...

'92 DR is gone. 16 year old kid got it as an upgrade from his his TTR125. My girlfriend is happier now that we are back to three bike in the garage.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-18-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,492,305
Posted By mgdavis
I bought DammitDave's DR350, now I have to sell...

I bought DammitDave's DR350, now I have to sell my DR350.:deal

Sold!
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,298
Posted By mgdavis
The DR runs great after the repairs! My...

The DR runs great after the repairs! My shake-down trip last weekend encompassed everything from moderate trails to 70 mph pavement, and I was really pleased with how the bike was running. This is...
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 49,812
Posted By mgdavis
Got mine installed. Looks good! Same issue with...

Got mine installed. Looks good! Same issue with the long M6 bolt and MIA washer, but I made it work with hardware I had on hand. I'm seeing flush-mounts in my future as well.
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 49,812
Posted By mgdavis
Yep. "Out for Delivery":clap

Yep. "Out for Delivery":clap
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,298
Posted By mgdavis
I forgot: I also have a rack on the way from...

I forgot: I also have a rack on the way from Adventure Rider Designs on the DR350 Farkles thread. It should arrive today.
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,298
Posted By mgdavis
Wow, I had forgotten about this thread. I'll do...

Wow, I had forgotten about this thread. I'll do some updating.

My scabbed together battery box has been replaced by an OEM part. My aluminum bracket gave up the ghost while on the trail. Luckily...
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 11,095
Posted By mgdavis
I just had the whole clutch cover off this...

I just had the whole clutch cover off this morning without draining the oil, I just leaned the bike way over to the left. Kind of messy, but I didn't actually lose much oil. I think pulling those...
Forum: Vendors 04-09-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 49,812
Posted By mgdavis
Paid last night. Order 1004, for a silver rack....

Paid last night. Order 1004, for a silver rack. Thanks guys!
Forum: Vendors 04-04-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 49,812
Posted By mgdavis
Want! P.M. sent.

Want! P.M. sent.
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 107,570
Posted By mgdavis
Thank you for posting, you're doing a great job.

Thank you for posting, you're doing a great job.
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 11,095
Posted By mgdavis
I would if I remembered, but that was a couple...

I would if I remembered, but that was a couple years ago. I would suggest getting the feeler gauge and adjustment tool from procycle. That's about all I can come up with at the moment. I'm probably...
Forum: Thumpers 09-14-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 11,095
Posted By mgdavis
I got things figured out, for the record....

I got things figured out, for the record. Hopefully someone else benefits from my confusion.
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,298
Posted By mgdavis
Finally got the bike out in the dirt. Ran it...

Finally got the bike out in the dirt. Ran it through Tahuya yesterday with a couple co-workers. We did 25 miles. It ran surprisingly well, the most annoying thing it did was pop from second into...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,365
Posted By mgdavis
We use CDI at work, I like them. Awesome sale...

We use CDI at work, I like them. Awesome sale price, so hard to resist...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9,546
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,492,305
Posted By mgdavis
Question Free bike

I still have the peice parts to make most of a TT250. I'm tired of looking at them and working around them in the garage. If nobody wants it in the next few weeks it's going to end up scrapped. I...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-10-2011, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8,465
Views: 8,306,981
Posted By mgdavis
She just got her RF1100 yesterday and was so...

She just got her RF1100 yesterday and was so excited she wanted me to take pics of her in all her gear. :D

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v445/mgdavis/IMAG0261.jpg
Forum: The Garage 06-23-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,382
Posted By mgdavis
Stopped by Lowe's today to pick up a hex bit...

Stopped by Lowe's today to pick up a hex bit socket and saw that they're rolling out a refresh of their socket line that copies my red/blue marking strategy. They screwed up though, they accidentally...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-13-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,990
Posted By mgdavis
Oh hell, forgot to keep an eye on the thread....

Oh hell, forgot to keep an eye on the thread. You're in my neck of the woods now, I'd love to show if there's some kind of meet-n-greet.
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,298
Posted By mgdavis
Scored a freebie battery box from a KTM today,...

Scored a freebie battery box from a KTM today, wired in a battery and was pleased with the results. The bike starts somewhat easier now, and idles 100% better. No more flickering of the lights...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-30-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,341
Posted By mgdavis
Twanoh isn't bad, I've never stayed there...

Twanoh isn't bad, I've never stayed there overnight but the day use area is nice. Scenic, looks over the Canal toward the Olympics. Some short hiking trails and maybe a geocache iirc.

Potlatch is...
Forum: The Garage 05-30-2011, 09:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,854
Posted By mgdavis
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v445/mgdavis/Mot...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v445/mgdavis/Motorcycle/DR350/P4300016.jpg

A PO installed the above cap on my kicker DR350S. I'm pretty sure that it is one of the reasons that the DR is a bitch...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 283,572
Posted By mgdavis
Sweet!:D

Sweet!:D
Forum: The Garage 05-09-2011, 04:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,406
Posted By mgdavis
Need...closure....:ear

Need...closure....:ear
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