ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 119
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: tvscum
Forum: Beasts 04-16-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Yes, it's been posted. Note: no rocks

Yes, it's been posted.
Note: no rocks
Forum: Beasts 04-07-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
85 degrees in San Diego today!

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j262/tvscum/IMG_0689_zps1ced2c6e.jpg

Salt mining operation in South Bay, San Diego near Imperial Beach.
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7,577
Views: 1,417,810
Posted By tvscum
Mount Laguna - San Diego County

I have not spent any time on this thread. All my posts are over on the beast thread, under the Triumph Scrambler. But I love my XR440 too! I plan to start reading up. Cheers!
...
Forum: Beasts 03-07-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
I glued it on with Polycarbonate Adhesive, no...

I glued it on with Polycarbonate Adhesive, no screws. Use the adhesive sparingly or it will ooze out the edges. It has held on and off road for two years now. Put a clamp on it while it dries.
Forum: Beasts 02-28-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Do those bars fit with the stock cables? Looks...

Do those bars fit with the stock cables? Looks nice!
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
I was bending my steel rims off road before I...

I was bending my steel rims off road before I added the Excels. Then, I purchased a 1997 XR4 for the heavy dirt and rock. Still, love the easy rides in the San Diego backcountry on the Scram.
...
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Buchanan Spokes in Los Angeles did the lacing. ...

Buchanan Spokes in Los Angeles did the lacing. They lace your stock hubs with custom spokes into the Excel rims, or Sun rims (they make the Sun rims themselves)... total cost for front and back...
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Yes, it's the complete black kit with running...

Yes, it's the complete black kit with running lights:

http://www.newbonneville.com/html/running_light_kit.html

They come with orange running lights on the front and rear, but I added red bulbs...
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Wow Turbo!, that looks familiar. I have the...

Wow Turbo!, that looks familiar. I have the pivot pegs, Bitubo Forks, Up n Over, Arrow exhaust, black front master cylinder, folding shifter, and the same levers!

Let us know how you like those...
Forum: Beasts 06-01-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Haynes Service Manual: ...

Haynes Service Manual:

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j262/tvscum/rearwheel_zpsbcffe39f.jpg
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-27-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,079
Posted By tvscum
I don't really care about turn-by-turn directions...

I don't really care about turn-by-turn directions because I want to use it for off road in remote areas, but which of these apps for iPhone 5 allow you to:

- download a route from Google maps
-...
Forum: Beasts 04-01-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
April Fool's! - My daughter Barbie'd my Scram!

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j262/tvscum/April%20Fools/IMG_3077_zps7e5c3274.jpg

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j262/tvscum/April%20Fools/IMG_3078_zps86642f86.jpg
...
Forum: Beasts 03-28-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
I see, said the blind man!

I see, said the blind man!
Forum: Beasts 03-27-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
http://img689.imageshack.us/img689/8897/img1942h.j...

http://img689.imageshack.us/img689/8897/img1942h.jpg

Here's another one...

Why do your fork caps look gold in color, and the cap preload adjusters stick up more than the RED Bitubo cartridge...
Forum: Beasts 03-24-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
I have the Bitubo cartridge in front too. My...

I have the Bitubo cartridge in front too. My spring rate is .85 and I weigh 195 lbs.

Can you tell me what your spring rate is? And, how many turns in from zero preload are you running? (the...
Forum: Beasts 03-22-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
What tires are those, and what size? How do you...

What tires are those, and what size? How do you like the Bitubo rear shocks?
Forum: Beasts 03-17-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Yes, I'd say she sits just a bit higher!

Yes, I'd say she sits just a bit higher!
Forum: Beasts 03-17-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Is that a starlet or a nobody? Either way, she...

Is that a starlet or a nobody? Either way, she certainly is some body.
Forum: Beasts 03-14-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
That's twice the stock travel up front. It must...

That's twice the stock travel up front. It must sit a lot higher in the front then, right?
Forum: Beasts 03-13-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
How does that front end feel off road compared to...

How does that front end feel off road compared to the stock? Do you know how much travel it has front and rear?
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
What mx handlebars did you install? Do you have...

What mx handlebars did you install? Do you have a link? Nice Scram.
Forum: Beasts 02-11-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Lots of info here: ...

Lots of info here:
http://www.triumphrat.net/twins-technical-talk/103656-standard-brake-pad-replacement.html
Forum: Beasts 02-02-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
It has to be a DSLR?

It has to be a DSLR?
Forum: Beasts 02-01-2013, 11:15 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Not sure if this helps? ...

Not sure if this helps?
http://www.bikebandit.com/2010-triumph-scrambler/o/m18750#sch632218

Or these photos:...
Forum: Beasts 01-30-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Love my Pivot Pegs off road and on. They never...

Love my Pivot Pegs off road and on. They never scrape. If you order them, you do not need those lame black rubber "toppers." FYI, they are expensive. Also, PP was having trouble fitting 2012...
Forum: Beasts 01-28-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
You can run that line in the up position and on...

You can run that line in the up position and on the inside of the swing arm (as TTP suggests), or you can run it the down position and on the outside of the swing arm (seen below).
...
Forum: Beasts 01-22-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
OoooooH... aaaaaah! Those virgin, silver...

OoooooH... aaaaaah! Those virgin, silver headers!

What's the matter? Ya didn't like the Mikey Mouse mirrors?
Forum: Beasts 01-22-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
You don't have to rejet for AI removal. ...

You don't have to rejet for AI removal. Instructions on the Arrow install are here:
http://store.proitalia.com/downloads/instructions/A9600094.pdf

Make sure you install the headers on the...
Forum: Beasts 01-21-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Only 5 lbs total for the pair (that's $200 per...

Only 5 lbs total for the pair (that's $200 per pound!). Not too much power gain (the real power gain came from the TTP tune, Breathe, filter and uncorking.) Granted, my rims were bent and I used to...
Forum: Beasts 01-21-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Expensive Scrambler Farkle

Just got my Excel rims back from Buchanan's ($1,000). I weighed them before and after. The alloy Excels are 5 lbs lighter than the stock chrome rims. I kept bending the stock rims on the dirt, so...
Forum: Beasts 01-20-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
There's a Triumph OEM replacement for the urine...

There's a Triumph OEM replacement for the urine sample cup. The writing in the center of the cap is a sticker that can be removed.
...
Forum: Beasts 01-19-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Have you checked the the TPS (Throttle Position...

Have you checked the the TPS (Throttle Position Sensor) voltage? You can do this in TuneECU. The voltage should be at 0.60 with an acceptable range of 0.58 to 0.62 (though some people on Triumphrat...
Forum: Beasts 12-06-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
The solution is to purchase the UpNOver caliper...

The solution is to purchase the UpNOver caliper bracket from Triumph Twin Power:
http://www.triumphtwinpower.com/upnover-caliper-bracket.php
...
Forum: Beasts 12-01-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Maybe the tank is not venting through the cap. ...

Maybe the tank is not venting through the cap. Try unscrewing the gas cap. If that solves your problem, the cap is not venting properly.
Forum: Beasts 11-27-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Yes, I already have Bitubo front fork cartridges...

Yes, I already have Bitubo front fork cartridges and YSS rear shocks. They did not help with the bent rims. One more thing on the notes above...

The Scram stock rims are 19 x 2.5 inches, and 17...
Forum: Beasts 11-27-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Woody's and Buchanan for Scrambler black alloy rims

There is no information on Woody's web site specific to Triumph Modern Classics.
http://www.woodyswheelworks.com/home.htm (http://www.woodyswheelworks.com/home.htm)

I emailed Woody's about...
Forum: Beasts 11-26-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
I researched Excel rims a few months back. Excel...

I researched Excel rims a few months back. Excel told me they only make silver to fit the scrambler, not black. Do you have any idea what Woody's will charge? I assume you would ship them your OEM...
Forum: Beasts 11-26-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
What are those rims? Are they aluminum? Has...

What are those rims? Are they aluminum? Has anybody else had problems with bent stock rims when off roading?
Forum: Beasts 11-19-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Breathe

I have a 2012 with an Arrow. I am going to do this soon:

You could get the "Breathe", the DNA filter, and the O2 removal kit at the link below. Also, remove the AI while you're at it. And then...
Forum: Beasts 11-07-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 19,925
Views: 5,624,032
Posted By tvscum
Yo hey, what brand are those hand guards and do...

Yo hey, what brand are those hand guards and do they fit over stock levers?
Nice pics.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 119

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:03 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014