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Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 234,987
Posted By Goofy Footer
n16ht5 led light discussion

n16ht5, thanks for chiming in! Thanks for sharing your awesome pics for the community, pretty bitchen stuff you ride.

I have a BD Squadron (spot) on my WR. It's a great light that throws some...
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Medical Training / Equipment

For what it's worth, I'm in EMT class now. Who knows, I hate my corporate job so much I might just quit and go to paramedic school before applying to the fire service!! Honestly though, I rarely if...
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
320mm size.

Hey BergDonk - you did recommend Warp9. I was referencing the fact that you also recommended a 320mm disc. I'm not deterred by "off road use only" that's imho largely them covering their ass in...
Forum: Racing 11-08-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 36,414
Posted By Goofy Footer
Question Buying a Used iPhone - Questions & Risks?

Hey Phil and RallyBlitz fans, quick question for you:

I'm looking to buy a used iPhone 4 for ~$100 to run RallyBlitz (I crash too much to use my everyday iPhone).

Obviously there are lots of...
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Thumb DR Freeway / Backcountry Escape Moto

I rode a bone stock 98 DR from SD to Denver and back on a few day's notice a few Halloweens ago. You can take the 15 north to Big Bear, the stock DR gearing can handle SoCal freeways but I'd...
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Remind me to be gentle with my jokes and typical...

Remind me to be gentle with my jokes and typical rider's heckling when we go riding next :deal







I might need your quickclot and occlusive dressing!
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
TRX Master Cylinder Bore Size

Welp, the TRX master cylinder is 1/2" or 12.7mm just like the DR master cylinder!

I've rebuilt a few master cylinders now. From what I can tell, the front MC's basically have a piston and...
Forum: Vendors 11-06-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 38,584
Posted By Goofy Footer
Fork Mount Rallye Lite?

Any news / pics / updated on the Rallye Lite Fork Mount version??

Maybe one that uses a single Squadron?

I'd love to hear about it!! :ear

Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Thumb DR vs TRX front master cylinder

Thanks for the discussion. Any idea what the stock DR master cylinder bore is? I ordered the RM250 320 EBC kit on your and BergDonk's recommendation. I want to get the DR on the trail asap and I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-03-2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 234,987
Posted By Goofy Footer
WR at the Baja Rally

100% a 2006 WR450 is plenty capable of the Baja Rally. Last year a guy raced it on an old BMW and another guy completed the last stage of this year's event on a 1987 Suzuki SP200 after his original...
Forum: Thumpers 11-02-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 234,987
Posted By Goofy Footer
I have a steel frame 2005 WR450. I bought a set...

I have a steel frame 2005 WR450. I bought a set of Unabikers because they are well made and I really like them on my DRZe. However, they will not work with the Acerbis tank that I have and I doubt...
Forum: Thumpers 11-02-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
I wouldn't even flinch on getting an older style....

I wouldn't even flinch on getting an older style. $100 is a lot of cheddah that can go towards tires, other riding gear or burning up gas.

I got my in the boot Dakar pants on a previous year's...
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
ATV Master Cylinder

Oh.. I'm probably confused about the piston size. I definitely concede to your tech advice. Thank you for the heads up!

I see supermoto guys installing atv master cylinders on their race 450s. ...
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Question RM250 Rotor

Sorry to beat a dead horse but a few quick questions on my fork swap brakes: :ear

I have RM250 forks/wheel installed on my bike but need more stopping power. I have a SS line and a new Honda TRX...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Trail Tech Vapor

I absolutely wanted to hear your thoughts, thank you and the other replies about the Vapor! I appreciate hearing your positive experiences with them. I'm uncertain as of what to do and any...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Bluhduh Front Wheel & Speedo Decision Time

Like an idiot, I forgot to remove the U-Bolt from my front rotor when I locked the bike in front of my house this weekend. Now I think the rotor is warped as I'm getting a Lot of pulsing when I...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Green Flash is great local San Diego beer (I used...

Green Flash is great local San Diego beer (I used to work a block away from their brewery) and I'm glad to see it being enjoyed in Pittsburgh! If you ever make it out this way, there are 60++...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
100,000th Post!

Congrats on being "Mr 100,000" Trophy! :freaky

Let's do a DR ride soon. Pioneertown, Big Bear, lots of options
Forum: Thumpers 10-12-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 102,274
Views: 20,013,320
Posted By Goofy Footer
Fuzzy, ride that white whale to SD and we'll rip...

Fuzzy, ride that white whale to SD and we'll rip Baja!!

My DRZ is under the knife (notoil filter oil and uni filters don't jive - ouch!) but my DR is still firing on its cylinder..

Still need...
Forum: Racing 10-04-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 871
Posted By Goofy Footer
Yo Brian, this is Tim from the Baja Rally, shoot...

Yo Brian, this is Tim from the Baja Rally, shoot me a PM with your email as I have the videos of Patrick and myself finding you on the beach...

I'll email Erek for your contact as well. I'm glad...
Forum: Racing 09-04-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 57,030
Posted By Goofy Footer
Ensenada Toll Road to Reopen Sept 15

For those heading south, the toll road is set to reopen on Sept 15th just before the BR 2.0!

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/aug/29/collapse-toll-road-reopen-september-mexico-baja/
...
Forum: Racing 08-30-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 57,030
Posted By Goofy Footer
If you think that bike is fast, you should see...

If you think that bike is fast, you should see Super Dave change flat tires with a 5" nail stuck in it and two rim locks while under the beating sun in Baja!!

:dllama

Thanks again, and catch...
Forum: Ride reports 08-10-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,832
Posted By Goofy Footer
I'm not one for facebook but I thought you and...

I'm not one for facebook but I thought you and Animal might like this...

Keep the reports coming!



http://media3.giphy.com/media/147FTGQYiLBWDu/giphy.gif
Forum: Vendors 08-09-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 801
Views: 195,323
Posted By Goofy Footer
I'm pretty sure the XL is physically way to big...

I'm pretty sure the XL is physically way to big to fit the 450X mask. The regular Squadron looks like a tight fit. That being said, I know a guy who cut up his 450X mask to accept the XL but it was...
Forum: Ride reports 08-05-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,832
Posted By Goofy Footer
"Too rugged to be fun" that description may have...

"Too rugged to be fun" that description may have just made Vic's day! He's a but looney in that regard ha.

Very cool to see the support and help people are providing along the way. There are some...
Forum: Ride reports 08-05-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,832
Posted By Goofy Footer
Vic! How is the rain compared to your Faces...

Vic!

How is the rain compared to your Faces of Death RR at Pine Valley? Are you rockin the full on Forrest Gump beard or what? If so, careful with those campfires lol.

Looking forward to moar...
Forum: Thumpers 08-02-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 234,987
Posted By Goofy Footer
2005 Exhaust

I have a steel frame 2005 WR450 and am looking for a quiet pipe. Stock exhausts are quiet and currently, that is what I'm looking at. I'll sacrifice 1 or 2 horsepower for a quiet bike that doesn't...
Forum: Thumpers 08-02-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 234,987
Posted By Goofy Footer
From where did you order the Rad Cush / Excel...

From where did you order the Rad Cush / Excel wheel? Maybe you posted it but I must have missed it. I'm curious to hear an update once you have it installed :freaky
Forum: Vendors 07-13-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 801
Views: 195,323
Posted By Goofy Footer
MoistureBlock?

Woa. Do you have the original Squadron or the updated one with XML-2's and the "Moisture Block" on the cord?
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=949116
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,376
Posted By Goofy Footer
The Aussies have some trick WR stuff at B&B. The...

The Aussies have some trick WR stuff at B&B. The stuff from Hyde looks great too.

http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/d/l225/m/m1PbamodQ3SWCL-HtKRhVug.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 121,083
Posted By Goofy Footer
Very cool, thanks for the reply! It's hard to...

Very cool, thanks for the reply! It's hard to beat the price considering it's bolt on. Are you going R or X head and what year if I may ask?
Forum: Vendors 06-24-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1,174
Views: 164,622
Posted By Goofy Footer
Hey Darryl, it was good talking with you over the...

Hey Darryl, it was good talking with you over the phone yesterday afternoon about lights. Thanks for staying on the phone so long to answer my many questions! I forgot to ask, what color...
Forum: Racing 06-22-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 105,423
Posted By Goofy Footer
Davey Coombs

Here is a good read by Davey Coombs, the Director of AMA ProMotocross, on the relationship between Supercross and Motocross, their respective (and different) sanctioning bodies / drug testing...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,376
Posted By Goofy Footer
You're having so much fun that you almost jumped...

You're having so much fun that you almost jumped out the picture! '06 WR450! :beer
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,376
Posted By Goofy Footer
Steel Frame Paint vs Boot

Any tips on protecting the steel frame paint from boot rub?



I'm pretty hard on my frame (constantly clinching the bike with my boots) and I'm down to bare metal on a lot of the frame. It...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,376
Posted By Goofy Footer
Even though you have a fancy Husky now, your...

Even though you have a fancy Husky now, your blood is still Blue Mr Tntmo!
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,376
Posted By Goofy Footer
I have a DRZ400E and it's a darn good bike. Hard...

I have a DRZ400E and it's a darn good bike. Hard to let it go when it never complains. I did just pick up a 2005 WR450 though because like you crave some better suspension and lighter weight. As...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 121,083
Posted By Goofy Footer
SS Valves, Exhaust too?

Question for guys who have swapped the Ti intake valves for SS (incl springs etc) did you also install new SS exhaust valves to match the intake pair? Why or why not?

Kibblewhite seems to be a...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 121,083
Posted By Goofy Footer
Good looking X. The BBTR event should be a great...

Good looking X. The BBTR event should be a great time, snap some pics!
Forum: Thumpers 06-19-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,376
Posted By Goofy Footer
I agree the standard reflector is pretty small. ...

I agree the standard reflector is pretty small.

Sorry for the confusion, I thought you had installed a headlight on/off switch. The only switches I have on both my steel frame WRs are the dash...
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