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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 09:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 927
Posted By Seth650
I prefer mtn biking on beginner/intermediate...

I prefer mtn biking on beginner/intermediate manufactured tracks, such as the banked trails in the Cherokee NF in TN, or nearby at the Nockamixon state park in Pa. I've found that woods trails with...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 09:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 927
Posted By Seth650
Some of the half justify arrogance by having rode...

Some of the half justify arrogance by having rode 40000+ miles, or 20+ years of mx or enduros, as if everyone who falls short is a poser. Just look at some of the Wr250r Regret regulars' circle-werk.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 09:12 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
In my normal riding, downshifting substitutes for...

In my normal riding, downshifting substitutes for the rear brake, but in a steep downhill curve (like Brisco mtn road here), I use the front and rear brakes since I don't want to be in a low gear...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 08:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 219
Posted By Seth650
KTM Duke 390

A down-under review here. Not a beginners' bike, if supposed throttle twitch is real (and its very short WB). Are the stock tires too street?
...
Forum: Face plant 12-22-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,560
Posted By Seth650
Can the owners of the R6 and GS post their...

Can the owners of the R6 and GS post their experiences? :ear
Forum: Thumpers 12-05-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 13,057
Views: 672,061
Posted By Seth650
WRR is a bit top-heavy, from the radiator and...

WRR is a bit top-heavy, from the radiator and coolant tank, I suspect. On road it's fine.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-04-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
Does this happen from going into the curve too...

Does this happen from going into the curve too cold?
Forum: Beasts 11-12-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5,208
Views: 982,772
Posted By Seth650
Call the black/yellow the Rothlisberger X (as in...

Call the black/yellow the Rothlisberger X (as in ex-rider (lol), or The Rox for short.

http://a.dilcdn.com/bl/wp-content/uploads/sites/8/2011/01/ben-roethlisberger-sexual-assault-decision.jpg
Forum: Beasts 11-12-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5,208
Views: 982,772
Posted By Seth650
2014 spec was wrong. Did the suspension part #s...

2014 spec was wrong. Did the suspension part #s change?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-03-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 23,850
Posted By Seth650
Down with blather! :wave

Down with blather! :wave
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-01-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 1,741
Views: 424,273
Posted By Seth650
Riding a badly tilted lane on 2 lane asphalt

This is when your lane banks at a sharp angle downward toward the edge (there is no shoulder), well beyond DOT spec. It often has several long, deep crevices running parallel to you where the road...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-31-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
She liked being rolled?

She liked being rolled?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-30-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
He was off-roading the power line.

He was off-roading the power line.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-30-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
Up here the skybuggery season ended Sunday. Now...

Up here the skybuggery season ended Sunday. Now rake the mess.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-30-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 23,368
Posted By Seth650
Put it in a sticky as a known issue. When you pay...

Put it in a sticky as a known issue. When you pay a premium for a bike, every unexpected/unknown failure becomes a known issue. This isn't a damn china-bike jim!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-30-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
Fall colors are too nice to fail.

Fall colors are too nice to fail.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-29-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
And he's on the cover of GQ, not that I read it.

And he's on the cover of GQ, not that I read it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-29-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
Nope, no lean, meaning too slow.

Nope, no lean, meaning too slow.
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 102,425
Views: 20,061,565
Posted By Seth650
Tough Luck, nope, tubeless. I have the tubed...

Tough Luck, nope, tubeless. I have the tubed K270s in this size on my DR, it's love-hate. 2 ply old-school sidewalls requiring higher tire pressure than the 4 ply (std. size) is a back-of-mind...
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 25,116
Views: 4,429,132
Posted By Seth650
Tire pressure may be too low. BTW, run in neutral...

Tire pressure may be too low. BTW, run in neutral with the engine off for a short distance, and you hear the knobs squishing. Sounds like fondling a wet balloon. The knobs seem a bit soft and too...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-14-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
I don't take my hand off the bars.

I don't take my hand off the bars.
Forum: Beasts 10-14-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,381
Posted By Seth650
Where do you offroad near Philly (legally)?

Where do you offroad near Philly (legally)?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-14-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
Over 150 years of life experience!

Over 150 years of life experience!
Forum: Road warriors 10-11-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 185,730
Posted By Seth650
[QUOTE=Solarbronco;25262449] I go into 30...

[QUOTE=Solarbronco;25262449]

I go into 30 mph corners at 30 to 50, depending on the corner.
Forum: Beasts 10-11-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,381
Posted By Seth650
Gravel roads are unavoidable in places. It takes...

Gravel roads are unavoidable in places. It takes skill but not very hard, just frustrating from the mild accelerating and braking it takes. Get used to the squirm. Gravel fill is bad as it either...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-11-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
I don't respond to the 2 finger or 1 finger wave...

I don't respond to the 2 finger or 1 finger wave except to nudge out my elbow a little. Don't know why those waves got to be a trend.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-11-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/10/09/052b246...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/10/09/052b246e08f1d04a982617034594b364.jpg

Missing half a swingarm?
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 291
Posted By Seth650
DR650 front sprocket replacement

It should be heedless to say but:
The sprocket's flat side faces out, and if you machine the original clip, its recessed side faces out. When mounting the chain, don't kink it so the section above...
Forum: Face plant 09-03-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,980
Posted By Seth650
Seems to say increase sidewall stiffness by...

Seems to say increase sidewall stiffness by increasing tire pressure, to reduce wobble. Darn eggheads!
Forum: Road warriors 08-28-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 14,028
Posted By Seth650
The WR250R has the chain eating into swingarm due...

The WR250R has the chain eating into swingarm due to fast wear of chain guide. Don't know if this was expected, or a design flaw.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-25-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10,501
Views: 3,455,510
Posted By Seth650
my dr650

http://i.imgur.com/piHL88q.jpg
Flat section of Chestnuthill rd. in the Del. Water Gap, Pa.
http://imgur.com/piHL88q
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 16,220
Posted By Seth650
Since knobbies make the tire diameter larger over...

Since knobbies make the tire diameter larger over stock, 14t restores high gear grunt. I left the 15t with my kenda K270 3.25/5.10 tires and 4 and 5th gears are too high now. Sorry for the late reply.
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 102,425
Views: 20,061,565
Posted By Seth650
oversize Kenda K270s

I have them in 3.25" front and 5.10" rear widths, for several months, and still wondering about them. There's lots of wander on gravel roads. The knobs seem too soft. The outermost knobs on the front...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-28-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10,501
Views: 3,455,510
Posted By Seth650
my wr250

http://i.imgur.com/MJSfj6M.jpghttp://imgur.com/MJSfj6M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-21-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 729
Views: 288,965
Posted By Seth650
Straighten up and stop.

Straighten up and stop.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
Get violent if they show any interest. Bears...

Get violent if they show any interest. Bears should be heavy and happy.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-04-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,829
Posted By Seth650
Ride with the cagers (late morning to mid...

Ride with the cagers (late morning to mid afternoon on back roads or a little past 7:00pm on highways), when deer are wary of the roadside. Windy or blustery days are better as hunters know, since...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-04-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 12,670
Posted By Seth650
I don't look at the bike when riding it.

I don't look at the bike when riding it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,829
Posted By Seth650
In fall, "I smell doe goo, so I'll jump into this...

In fall, "I smell doe goo, so I'll jump into this noisy, empty place to smell it better".
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 35,629
Views: 9,011,906
Posted By Seth650
Helmet is counterleaning

Helmet is counterleaning
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