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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-27-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
What are you asking? PM Sent. :D

What are you asking?

PM Sent. :D
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-27-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
Thanks but I don't think it would work on my...

Thanks but I don't think it would work on my little camper trailer. The weight distribution is pretty critical on that thing and if I was to take the camper to a bike-oriented event, I'd just put the...
Forum: The Garage 02-26-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,002
Posted By Bronco638
I've also spoken to BD and they're pretty...

I've also spoken to BD and they're pretty knowledgeable even if they don't keep wiring schematics for their old(er) kits (which is why I created my own). My kit has a reg/rec but the old rechargeable...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 2,289
Views: 395,034
Posted By Bronco638
Can't recommend fork bleeders as I don't use...

Can't recommend fork bleeders as I don't use them. Yes on the bark busters. You could also go for an XR4 muffler instead of the FMF (quiet is good).
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-26-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
So, what are you going to do with the...

So, what are you going to do with the bumper-mounted bike hauler?
Forum: The Garage 02-24-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,002
Posted By Bronco638
About a year ago I bought a 2002 XR250R wit the...

About a year ago I bought a 2002 XR250R wit the BD kit on it. It's street legal, in IL, but I wanted a better tail light (than the stock running light assembly or BD rear light on the rear fender). I...
Forum: Trials 02-13-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,050
Posted By Bronco638
:lol3 Pics or it never happened.....

:lol3

Pics or it never happened.....
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-12-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
Public Service Annoucement

For those of you in the O'Hare vicinity (or know of someone in the O'Hare vicinity) that heats your home with wood or has a fire place:

The village of Rosemont was out, yesterday, cutting down...
Forum: Trials 02-12-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,607
Posted By Bronco638
OK, I can understand that thought process.

OK, I can understand that thought process.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-12-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
:thumb Good for you (two)!

:thumb Good for you (two)!
Forum: The Garage 02-11-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,254
Posted By Bronco638
If you decide to go LED, contact inmate 'sanjoh'....

If you decide to go LED, contact inmate 'sanjoh'. I have his ADV Monster dual sport fairing with his Model 30 (lo beam) and Model 44 (hi beam) setup. Plenty bright (perhaps illegally so). You may not...
Forum: Trials 02-11-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,050
Posted By Bronco638
How about just adding a piece of stiff rubber to...

How about just adding a piece of stiff rubber to the front fender? My old TransAlp's front fender had a rubber 'flap' extension.
Forum: Trials 02-11-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,607
Posted By Bronco638
May I ask why? What difference does it make if...

May I ask why? What difference does it make if one bead is already seated?

I bought a locking air chuck so I could do something similar; put the tire/wheel outside the garage door with me and the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-11-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,292
Posted By Bronco638
To each their own. Warren might be in "hyper"...

To each their own. Warren might be in "hyper" mode, too. However, that may relax him. I get a lot of enjoyment tinkering in the garage, on bikes, cars and what-have-you. Some folks see that as...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-11-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
The RV show rates a day off? My wife and I went...

The RV show rates a day off? My wife and I went last year and it was OK, crowd-wise, on Saturday. Granted, we have a very small vintage trailer so a lot of stuff didn't pertain to us.
Forum: The Garage 02-10-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,892
Posted By Bronco638
+1 but instead of white use dark grey. Then, the...

+1 but instead of white use dark grey. Then, the dust won't be so noticeable and any plumbing/electrical will be accessible but 'camouflaged'. That said, the bead board is kind of nice.
Forum: Trials 02-10-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,607
Posted By Bronco638
This is a shop I've worked with before. They...

This is a shop I've worked with before. They mostly cater to the crotch rocket crowd but are nice guys (they both road race, too). They seem to get a kick out of me and my XR250R, Reflex (scooter)...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,092
Posted By Bronco638
Last time I was in France (November 2013), I took...

Last time I was in France (November 2013), I took a smart phone (Android - Droid Razr) and a GPS with Euro base map (purchased from an inmate Make/Model escape me). This trip was not bike related. In...
Forum: Trials 02-09-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,607
Posted By Bronco638
Bluhduh Changing the rear tire

So, I used my short tire irons to remove the old rear tire (I wouldn't be surprised if it was the original one). I discovered a tube inside (no real surprise). Cleaned the rim and put the new tire on...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-09-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,662
Posted By Bronco638
Or Malcom Smith.

Or Malcom Smith.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-09-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
:lol3 On-line registration is easy and 3 of...

:lol3

On-line registration is easy and 3 of us (1%) would like to have it. Credit Card processing is going to cost $$$ and most likely won't happen, which is OK. Smudge is not swayed (and has...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-06-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,460
Posted By Bronco638
A valid thought. :thumb I had not considered...

A valid thought. :thumb I had not considered replacing anything, just augmenting. Instead of the Photon Blasters, I think I'm going to go with the F11 Fog lights from ADV Monster (an inmate here -...
Forum: Trials 02-06-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 990
Posted By Bronco638
Why? Is that poor form or against the competition...

Why? Is that poor form or against the competition rules (being a noob, I have no idea)?
Forum: Trials 02-06-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,622
Posted By Bronco638
70 Kg wet = ~155 lbs. That's attractive. I...

70 Kg wet = ~155 lbs. That's attractive.

I wonder how clean the recharging power source needs to be. I saw, in the video, that you can recharge from a solar array but what about a small generator...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-06-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
I'm willing to bet is has to do with credit card...

I'm willing to bet is has to do with credit card processing. That can be kind of tricky. But, yeah, as a web developer, you'd think they'd at least allow you to register on-line and then pay when you...
Forum: Trials 02-05-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 978
Posted By Bronco638
$10K for a Freeride? Or, is that $10K Canadian?...

$10K for a Freeride? Or, is that $10K Canadian? Still......:puke1
Forum: Trials 02-05-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,644
Posted By Bronco638
:scratch If your daughter is going to learn...

:scratch

If your daughter is going to learn to ride on it, what's wrong with it in its stock configuration? She'll never know the difference. I learned to ride trials on a stock '86 Reflex. I...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-05-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
Thanks for the District 17 link. I now know the...

Thanks for the District 17 link. I now know the Trials schedule. :D
Forum: Battle scooters 02-04-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,460
Posted By Bronco638
Thanks guys! I really like the Skene stuff and...

Thanks guys! I really like the Skene stuff and have been thinking about doing something like the Blasters, on the front of my Reflex, for some time now. I might as well get the lights for the tail,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-04-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
Was considering one of these. Let me know what...

Was considering one of these. Let me know what you think.
Forum: Battle scooters 02-03-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,460
Posted By Bronco638
Could you compare/contrast the brake/tail lights?...

Could you compare/contrast the brake/tail lights? I'm always leery of getting tagged from my 6 (by a soccer mommy or texter). The BlowFly appears to have the advantage.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-03-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
I would love to go. The only time I've been to...

I would love to go. The only time I've been to Moab was to hike. My wife had new boots (figures) and blistered her ankles (I warned her...). We ended up renting a Jeep and saw stuff we never would...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-02-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 882
Posted By Bronco638
Anyone know what the body is made of? Is it...

Anyone know what the body is made of? Is it stamped steel or some sort of carbon composite? Or, a mix of the two?
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2,289
Views: 395,034
Posted By Bronco638
Cargo racks? As in made by Scott or sourced...

Cargo racks? As in made by Scott or sourced externally (of SRC)?

I have a TCI XR4 rack on the back of my '02 XR2. Perhaps I'm not understanding your query.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-02-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
Yep, nothing like a little "Colin McRae" time, in...

Yep, nothing like a little "Colin McRae" time, in the Ranger! :D
Forum: The Garage 01-30-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,168
Posted By Bronco638
You have received a lot of good advice. However,...

You have received a lot of good advice. However, if you ever decide to use sealant on a copper gasket, I recommend Perma-Tex Super 300. You can source it at NAPA stores. Use just enough to "haze" the...
Forum: Trials 01-30-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By Bronco638
I don't know that much about bike transmissions...

I don't know that much about bike transmissions but it sounds as if the shift fork isn't adjusted properly or isn't in the right position. Apparently, it's not moving far enough in the opposite...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-29-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17,112
Views: 863,157
Posted By Bronco638
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: The Garage 01-28-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By Bronco638
Thanks for confirming. Yeah, even though I'm...

Thanks for confirming.

Yeah, even though I'm pretty cautious, I might save this step on the off-chance that the element doesn't heat up and properly cycle (maintain oven temp). Then again, I may...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-28-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 996
Posted By Bronco638
Yeah, but isn't that mostly because of gas costs...

Yeah, but isn't that mostly because of gas costs and taxation on cars? Those videos show an urban setting and I'll bet parking costs are nuts for 4 wheeled vehicles. It would seem that having a small...
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