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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Today, 05:22 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Kenny, you need to look past what you see on the...

Kenny, you need to look past what you see on the surface. I already have a lighting coil, lights, a windshield, a top box and flame stickers on the shelf. Once I find the right furry seat cover it...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Did you know that the JDay series is holding a...

Did you know that the JDay series is holding a two day event about 5 minutes from all those SE's, at Potter hill on 7. It's called the Wideopen Stateline GP. This would be perfect for the SE's. It's...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-07-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Mr. Lewis SUGGESTED that for the average Big Bike...

Mr. Lewis SUGGESTED that for the average Big Bike Adventure rider, 24 psi would be good for most types of off road stuff, including sand, mud, etc.


That's a good compromise. It's funny, that's...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-06-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
That looks like fun, I'm going to have to try...

That looks like fun, I'm going to have to try that.

That guy need to use more throttle.

<iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/4viC07kvXwE" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315"...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-01-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
I'm right there with you! You know things could...

I'm right there with you! You know things could be better when you wished you lived in Pownal. :D



Yes, guest SE's!. With the trails still being covered in show and ice for the foreseeable...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-31-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
That's got to be the highest per capita ratio out...

That's got to be the highest per capita ratio out there, that's 4 that I know of. In a town of 1600 that's one for every 400 residents.

If you apply the same formula to a city like Albany there...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-30-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Who knows, it looks like it is and that's enough....

Who knows, it looks like it is and that's enough. I'll be the man at Starbucks!



I really don't know, but it's there every year. Must be a spring. The picture doesn't really show it, but it's...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-29-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Woo Hoo, it's Super Enduro season in Petersburgh!...

Woo Hoo, it's Super Enduro season in Petersburgh!

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Spring14/cf_zpse3656e05.jpg

That structure is in N Petersburgh. It's the old cheese...
Forum: Ride reports 03-28-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 43,978
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Some of us have rode the whole length of Baja...

Some of us have rode the whole length of Baja both ways. There's alot down there to see, whatever.

So that little diagonal shelf that Kenny seems to relish in others misfortunes, well he did it,...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-26-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
One more time last night, it was awesome! There...

One more time last night, it was awesome! There was only a couple of bare patches and the snow was knocked down enough that we could do the trails we haven't been able to do yet.

I only got one...
Forum: Ride reports 03-26-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 43,978
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
That's awesome, it's just like being back there....

That's awesome, it's just like being back there. I really love that trail. There's nothing like it around here. The video quality is really good too, no helmet/fender/handlebar in the frame. It's...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-23-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
A week later it's only supposed to be 8 above...

A week later it's only supposed to be 8 above here tonight, we're almost there. There was more open water today too.
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-22-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
The last winter ride for me was on Wed, the last...

The last winter ride for me was on Wed, the last day of winter. It started off on Tues night and went into Wed. The video didn't come out, my regular camera flaked out, all I got was one phone pic....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-16-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 9,203
Views: 2,330,121
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydang...

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Misc/Nelson_Ha-Ha_zpsdfb3d1e5.jpg

Just kidding, BTDT.

So what did it do? I thought when it failed, you could still ride and shift, just...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-16-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Spring is just around the corner, there's open...

Spring is just around the corner, there's open water on the pond.

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/pow5_zpsc532e833.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-15-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Hey, that's luckychucky's bike, I saw it on the...

Hey, that's luckychucky's bike, I saw it on the XR650R thread. It's something.

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-_IkxBT9Ao4I/UxULeCMYy7I/AAAAAAAAF8Y/qa-VJCPiHsc/w710-h946-no/IMG_4334-001.JPG

I...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-15-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
It's in the 40's and raining on and off today,...

It's in the 40's and raining on and off today, not exactly ideal conditions. Sucks is more like it.

There's still alot of snow here and the rain should have knocked it down. Once it goes back down...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-11-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Well, that's what it's for. Practice in a...

Well, that's what it's for. Practice in a controlled environment. No hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders, etc. They're all banned from these trails. Some of the trails are tough so if you can...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-11-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Sounds like you're rolling the dice. :D If...

Sounds like you're rolling the dice. :D

If you can make it from TJ to Cabo and back without anyone touching it with a wrench let me know.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-09-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
That trail looks like it has potential. One...

That trail looks like it has potential.

One of the guys I was riding with today was doing some trail riding earlier in the day with the bikes up by Sucker pond. Apparently there was a race with a...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-08-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Riding on the other side of the mountain from...

Riding on the other side of the mountain from camp tomorrow if anyone's interested in going.

Meet here at 11AM.
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-07-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
The fun continues. I don't know how it is...

The fun continues. I don't know how it is elsewhere, but the snow is still deep out here. If you try to venture out on the lesser used trails (and we did) you get stuck pretty quick. This limits...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-04-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
For jersey drivers, Oct is SE season. A license...

For jersey drivers, Oct is SE season. A license is required, but it's worthless.

I meant SE riding season, away from jersey.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-04-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
I don't know, the camp weather station says not...

I don't know, the camp weather station says not yet.

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/175_zpsb9774879.jpg

It's been a long winter, but I'm liking it for the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 15,075
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Went riding with a long distant relative of the...

Went riding with a long distant relative of the WR450 yesterday, a 1981 YZ465.

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/465_zpsdfcd4f08.jpg

The YZ seemed to be off on...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-03-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Not as cold last night, 20 deg. You don't get...

Not as cold last night, 20 deg. You don't get that styrofoam squeaky sound on the snow, but it's still really good. It's a little more slippery and the bike slides better through the turns.
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-27-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
It was really good, the snow was like styrofoam....

It was really good, the snow was like styrofoam. There were many sections where it's surprisingly tight through the trees, but it was groomed. There were fast sections where you would come in hot...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-26-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Who wants to trail ride tonight? ...

Who wants to trail ride tonight?

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/ADV/iceflow1_zps5a621c1e.jpg

Ice, frozen snow, cold, what more could you want?

7:30, who's in?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-18-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Hey, Sal! Yes, it's a small 12 light LED flood...

Hey, Sal! Yes, it's a small 12 light LED flood light. It's pretty bright for what it is. It's says TUFF on it, $100. It really lights up the area in front of you and the round light projects out so...
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 15,075
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
That tire is only good for ice only. Ice is ok,...

That tire is only good for ice only. Ice is ok, but the real action is winter trail riding at night. For that I've been using a rear tire like a Trelleborg from here...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-10-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydang...

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/pownal_zps90aa453d.jpg

It's tough to ride a bike and a 4 wheeler on the same day. You're supposed to be drinking hard on the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 15,075
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Yes, the tires came with the screws already in...

Yes, the tires came with the screws already in them, you can get them here (http://www.frpoffroad.com/browse.htm?shopBy=-4349&catalogId=-1039)

You can make them yourself, but they're doing all the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 15,075
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
It works really well. It's a Kenda K335 Fredette...

It works really well. It's a Kenda K335 Fredette with AMA screws. I just started running a Fredette front with the longer Canadian screws and that works even better than the rear. After running...
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 15,075
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydang...

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/pownalwr_zps8304966a.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 20,680
Views: 2,384,549
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
My favorite winter bike ever. Day ...

My favorite winter bike ever.

Day
http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/650_w2_zpsf488ed12.jpg

or night
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-08-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,203
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydang...

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/ledbar_zps5aeaf963.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-08-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 22,635
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydang...

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/XR_Stuff/f.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-06-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 2,058
Views: 114,490
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydang...

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/69101ca6-24c0-4a05-9ae3-a4054fcd9a5f_zpse3a37ec3.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 15,075
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
Yes, I drill a hole in the top of the plastic...

Yes, I drill a hole in the top of the plastic piece of the handguard and run a rivet through it. Without something it just flaps around.
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 15,075
Posted By ThereisnoSpoon
If you live where it's frozen half of the year...

If you live where it's frozen half of the year you can put ice tires on it and ride on the lakes.

http://i679.photobucket.com/albums/vv160/wallydangerously/Winter14/kays_zps4fcb9906.jpg
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