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Forum: Beasts 03-19-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
Travel................

Hey X
As I said.......I went to the extreme end of the travel thing . The travel was 11.5 in ( 290 mm ) front and 10.5 in (265mm) rear.
What I have done is to set my suspension on soft...
Forum: Beasts 03-18-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
M

Hey xFamous
I have the long travel on my TA......I agree with these other guys that if you arent going to be on really rough terrain you most will not like the long XR suspension. It does change...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-17-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By Clockwatcher
Count me in..........

Count me in......have ridden this several years.........always good rides , always good folks to team up with, and I have always had a good time.
Jump in .........you wont be...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-15-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents............

Any rules or regulations this administration writes, seems to be interpreted differently by the bureaucrat or administrator that reads them.
The question really is........is what they have written...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-03-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3,980
Views: 329,055
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents...........

Hey Kev,
If that radiator acts up again go get some of this stuff..........

http://www.harborfreight.com/8-piece-low-temperature-aluminum-welding-rods-44810.html

You can also fill, drill,...
Forum: Beasts 01-30-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
M

I have been using the MotoBatt........going on 5 yrs........a little hard to find but worth the effort.......

http://www.motobatt.com/

Like anything else some like them, others dont.......your...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-26-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1,804
Views: 342,137
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents...........

Didn't bother me when my hair turned gray..............:wink:
It bothered me when it turned loose..................:eek1
Forum: Beasts 01-13-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 13,391
Views: 4,487,401
Posted By Clockwatcher
Just Curious........

I keep seeing AT's popping up in different parts of the US.......
Does anyone have any idea how many AT's are in the US or how to get a reasonable count.
I have a suspect there are more than we...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-11-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,679
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents...........

The dakar bike looks OK...............:1drink
but they sure uglyed up the rest of the lineup..........:puke1
I think I will just keep what I have............:freaky
Forum: Equipment 12-23-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,552
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents............

Maybe you should just take the bus to the fashion show..............:freaky
Forum: The Garage 12-22-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,658
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents...........

I think you should have some more of the feds kool-aid...........
My bikes get better mileage and has more power without ethanol...........
Just sayin.............
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-08-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,462
Posted By Clockwatcher
The Full Circle.........

I think that when you are young and unbreakable( you think..) you spend your time trying to learn how to go fast...........
Then at some point you slow down and enjoy the scenery, go down the roads...
Forum: Beasts 12-03-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
Yes

Just picked up a set of the larger pegs...........look for the ones that fit an xr650.....they fit and will only set you back a few bux.
Got mine on Amazon and they were delivered a few days...
Forum: Americas 11-17-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,378
Posted By Clockwatcher
Pissed Not the only one...........

The last time I rode ( Nov 11-16 , 2013 ) the TAT we had the maps and route sheets, and also used the GPS stuff, got both from Sam......Thanks Sam....went west on the south route, and returned on the...
Forum: Beasts 11-02-2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
At to ta

If I am not mistaken.........if you use an AT swingarm you must also use an AT wheel , brake, caliper.....everything............:ear
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-29-2013, 04:58 AM
Replies: 4,223
Views: 254,791
Posted By Clockwatcher
Maybe another route???

I just got notified that cathys cr rd is closed for repairs..............

http://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/nfsnc/alerts-notices/?aid=20517


Just pick another route .....:wink:....R
Forum: Beasts 10-04-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents.........

Just throwing in a little history on Azure's bike .......She purchased it from my wife , the bike ran very little over the last few years. the previous owner rode it to Alaska and back.......
All...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-18-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1,509
Views: 169,451
Posted By Clockwatcher
DONT FORGET MOOSEHEAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Have a...

DONT FORGET MOOSEHEAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Have a great trip........dont miss the view from Meat Cove.......Just sayin.....:clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-01-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,178
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents..............

I have found that speed is relative.........45 mph on a gravel road feels faster and tests your skills more than 120 mph on the slab.
Try it you will like it.......just sayin.........:wink:
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-30-2013, 06:22 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 24,420
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents..............

At this point......the Iowa corn farmer is making a better argument than the dadjim cotton picker.................just sayin........:ear
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-25-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By Clockwatcher
Sounds interesting............

Hey Jason, My summer ride has fallen thru (was planning on the AT rally in Co) so I could be up for a TAT ride..........I am near Asheville.....lets talk.....:ear
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-25-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4,223
Views: 254,791
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents...........

What I heard was to repair it to FS standards.................or close it.
I have also heard that some of the private property owners have anted up on some of the work.......I think if it just stays...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-23-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 688
Posted By Clockwatcher
So................

Didja tell him that going around gates pisses off the rangers..............and that fucks it up for everyone that rides there......................:huh
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-22-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By Clockwatcher
Lets work sumthin out.............

First some questions.....Do you have a trailer, and a tow vehicle? Are you looking for a per mile figure or a "job total".........?

Now for my "offer"........
Provide space on tow vehicle for 2...
Forum: Beasts 06-12-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 13,391
Views: 4,487,401
Posted By Clockwatcher
Maybe.........

Actually.....didnt know I was in the running..........from what I hear there is a guy in Greensboro that has an AT.......dont know if he is going to be there.
PMed you.........
Forum: Beasts 06-09-2013, 07:08 AM
Replies: 13,391
Views: 4,487,401
Posted By Clockwatcher
O.K. Whats the deal?????????

Hey Jim , where and how do I sign up..........I am going to put this on my calender.:clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-18-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 13,431
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents...........

I presently have 7...........but I live by the "X + 1" theory........X being the current number...........:wink:
Forum: Beasts 05-03-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
Hey

I usually find a lot of info here.......


http://www.jtsprockets.com/catalogue/sprocket/JTF293


Good cross reference and also gives drawings with dimensions........:clap
Forum: Beasts 04-24-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
Hey

Hey Hot...........Check your PM..........Lets talk:ear
Russ
Forum: Beasts 04-16-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents.........

Give my friend Rick a call at.....motocd.com.....he can help and you may not have to save as much.
I use a Moab shock on my TA, works very well..........:clap
Forum: Vendors 04-14-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3,955
Views: 835,656
Posted By Clockwatcher
Just curious..........

Correct me if I an wrong............you order the wrong light...........and now you want to burn the vendor................why dont you just admit your mistake.....ask nicely and maybe he will help...
Forum: Beasts 04-06-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 16,525
Views: 4,596,463
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents.........

FYI I found this article..............dont remember where....here most likely...


http://bloggis.se/Tramsvalp/85103The


might help prolong countershaft change......a little different...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-28-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 766
Posted By Clockwatcher
Oh yeah, i'm ridin'

This is a great event........if you havent ridden this, you should!!
I have done this 3 of the last 4 yrs and have not been disapointed.
You need to put this on the "TO DO" list.............:clap
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-25-2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 23,758
Views: 1,423,816
Posted By Clockwatcher
Hey

Hey Flashback, PMed you
What year is the DR.............:ear
Forum: Beasts 03-24-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 13,391
Views: 4,487,401
Posted By Clockwatcher
PM ing

check your PM..........
Forum: Equipment 03-24-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,380
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents.........

Sounds like a cross between a mountaineering boot and a motocross boot would be ideal.............
Now it is up to the OP to design, develop, produce, market, distribute these magic boots to an...
Forum: Beasts 03-23-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 13,391
Views: 4,487,401
Posted By Clockwatcher
Guess what..........

Hey DD.........I have a LeoVince can with the mounting bracket and the stainless connector pipe for an AT if your interested..........I am in Western NC.
PM if your interested.............:ear
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-19-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,054
Posted By Clockwatcher
My 2 cents.........

If your near the dragon......ride the dragon...(preferably during the week) buy the t-shirt and the sticker, then get the hell outta there.
As for the rest of the state.......thats why we live...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-28-2013, 05:06 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,148
Posted By Clockwatcher
Here's a deal...........

You send your daughter down here to NC, we will send phork to vermont
and give you an option at a later date..........:deal
Assuming your daughter has a better attitude than this guy.........:clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-27-2013, 05:54 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,160
Posted By Clockwatcher
Worth a look........

Check out the bluegrass at Floyd Country store and the Blue Ridge Music Center...........bet you cant stand still.......local people having a good time.
As for the food.......look for where the...
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