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Forum: Vendors 05-27-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 987
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Posted By wolftrax
Wow that was quick, thanks Jenny. I was just...

Wow that was quick, thanks Jenny. I was just going over my spare parts list to carry on the bike, and wheel bearings is on the list. Looks Look like they will be very easy to source.
Forum: Vendors 05-27-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 987
Views: 142,282
Posted By wolftrax
Do the 17" and 19" wheels use OEM...

Do the 17" and 19" wheels use OEM bearings?
Forum: Vendors 05-24-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 987
Views: 142,282
Posted By wolftrax
My understanding is this kit will be easy enough...

My understanding is this kit will be easy enough for most riders to install themselves. I suspect most purchasers will take this route. I showed my dealer a pic of the adventure and he's considering...
Forum: Vendors 05-18-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 987
Views: 142,282
Posted By wolftrax
Its nice to see an aftermarket builder that is...

Its nice to see an aftermarket builder that is targeting their product to the overland crowd. It appears that the CB500X in symphony with Rally Raid might be the best all rounder yet.
Forum: Ride reports 05-16-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 23,892
Posted By wolftrax
Same here, picked my white "X" up today. Jenny...

Same here, picked my white "X" up today. Jenny you're a bad influence!!:becca
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
What he said. I carry a 6" crescent and a small...

What he said. I carry a 6" crescent and a small vise grip. Works perfectly.
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
I have the SC tall and "Sweet Cheeks". All day...

I have the SC tall and "Sweet Cheeks". All day comfort.

http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/05/01/2dd2465fbd51bb3c007d518d40c8707e.jpg
http://cycle-analyst.com/sweetcheeks
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
16 liter fuel tank and I'd be all over it.

16 liter fuel tank and I'd be all over it.
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 12,840
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Posted By wolftrax
I had the FMF PowerKore with a quiet insert and...

I had the FMF PowerKore with a quiet insert and it was obnoxiously loud. I put the stocker back on and it creates do much heat it was melting my soft bags. Now running the Q4 with the quiet insert...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
Lighter bikes are much easier to manage on...

Lighter bikes are much easier to manage on technical/difficult surfaces. Minimizing risk to damage is ultimately accomplished by reducing crash's. Heavy bike,more drops= more damage. Oh well, each to...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
I am simply saying , every pound saved is a...

I am simply saying , every pound saved is a blessing when overlanding. When you've picked up a 400 lb bike for the umteenth time in the Kalahari sand, you'll appreciate the 50 lbs you left in the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
I would bet your right.

I would bet your right.
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
It's not what's to be gained, rather what's to be...

It's not what's to be gained, rather what's to be lost. Namely weight on an already porky 250.
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Anyone on here have any experience with the 283...

Anyone on here have any experience with the 283 big bore kit? Other than Ramsey I know of no one else.
Forum: Ride reports 04-16-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,578
Posted By wolftrax
Great choice for a solo travel bike. Enjoy your...

Great choice for a solo travel bike. Enjoy your journey and keep us in the loop. Subscribed.

Here's mine
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,693
Posted By wolftrax
Sweet cheeks rock:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap

Sweet cheeks rock:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
FWIW, I've had the IMS tank on for over 5000...

FWIW, I've had the IMS tank on for over 5000 miles and didn't have any fit or finish issues. Never leaked and the install took less than an hour. The fuel gauge is a little wanky and drops off...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
No I didn't ask about front spring hardware. They...

No I didn't ask about front spring hardware. They asked me about the front and I told Joyce I had a spring coming from Racetech and she said that will work. Cogent is a top notch company with...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
It was $634 USD. Its a work of art! Going to get...

It was $634 USD. Its a work of art! Going to get it installed today.http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/04/05/ec037b4b8293fd35cdea00aa3acc9db2.jpg
Got a front spring coming tomorrow.
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Pretty jazzed. Just got a shipping notice for my...

Pretty jazzed. Just got a shipping notice for my new shock. Rick from Cogent built me a Moab Adventure shock for my LRP. Custom setup for weight and adventure touring. Just in time for the Va. HUBB...
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
I change it every 2000 miles. Oils cheap.

I change it every 2000 miles. Oils cheap.
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Put me on the list. Simply brilliant!

Put me on the list. Simply brilliant!
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Agreed, the CRF is one of the smoothest thumpers...

Agreed, the CRF is one of the smoothest thumpers I have ever thrown a leg over. It got ridden while my KLR and Husky TR sat. I sold both the KLR and the TR and the LRP is now my one and only.
The...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-23-2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 49,491
Posted By wolftrax
21" front wheel designed for offroad and...

21" front wheel designed for offroad and comfortable up to 70 mph on the pavement
With bags and bash plate 30 lbs lighter
32" seat
70 mpg
10" ground clearence
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2015, 03:53 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Got my EJK settings where I can live with the...

Got my EJK settings where I can live with the stock muffler(Scoot Mod). Performance is much better with good pull all through the range. The small diffierence in performance lost in comparison to the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
What are you EJK numbers? I think the key is the...

What are you EJK numbers? I think the key is the Powercore. It was really easy to hit the rev limiter with the Powercore not so with the stocker.
Forum: Thumpers 03-20-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Well, the difference between my current setup...

Well, the difference between my current setup using Scoots numbers andf the FMF pipe is night and day. I rode about 200 miles today on US, State, County highways, 40 miles of interstate and about 20...
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/03/19/bfb2ef9...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/03/19/bfb2ef9291646cdabfce8fccc481c280.jpg

Here's my screen. Its an old "wildfire" screen on Palmer brackets originally designed for a Husky TR 650. Goes up...
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Thanks Scoot. I went ahead and put your settings...

Thanks Scoot. I went ahead and put your settings in and will take it for a rip 2morrow. Its rainy and 42 here today PNW weather[emoji1]. My setup is EJK, open air box on top, no snorkel, and a Uni...
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Yup, now that m dinking around with the ejk to...

Yup, now that m dinking around with the ejk to get it tweeked in. Hopefully I can improve my fuel mileage.
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Put my stock exhaust back on the LRP. Shortened...

Put my stock exhaust back on the LRP. Shortened the spark arrestor and am pleased with the tone. Really happy with the quiet bike. Will make touring so much nicer. My FMF pipe is for sale in the flea...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
With you on this as well. Had an XT1200Z Yamaha....

With you on this as well. Had an XT1200Z Yamaha. It begged you to ride it in places it shouldn't go. Picking it up was many times an exercise in physics as well as practical engineering.[emoji16]
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
In all of my travels, I have never once wished...

In all of my travels, I have never once wished for a heavier bike![emoji1]
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
I hear intended purpose thrown around here quite...

I hear intended purpose thrown around here quite a bit. I agree if your intended purpose is a street bike then weight really isn't much of a concern. My plan is to build a minimalist's overland adv...
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2015, 03:42 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
You're missing the point, the bike already weighs...

You're missing the point, the bike already weighs 375 lbs, larger metal panniers and their side racks will weigh more than the smaller OEMs. On top of that the additional surface area will increase...
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 85,629
Posted By wolftrax
Just curious why y'all want to take a heavy bike...

Just curious why y'all want to take a heavy bike and make it heavier by adding metal panniers?
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,710
Posted By wolftrax
+1 The problem here is the PR7 is a year or two...

+1 The problem here is the PR7 is a year or two out![emoji22]
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
You just can't add the wings for the CRF, it...

You just can't add the wings for the CRF, it would place fuel below the pump rendering it useless.
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
Rumor has it a KLX 300 with EFI is in the works.

Rumor has it a KLX 300 with EFI is in the works.
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 12,840
Views: 2,503,683
Posted By wolftrax
LOL, I hope you're right.[emoji1]

LOL, I hope you're right.[emoji1]
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