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Forum: Racing 12-23-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 156,129
Posted By Salt
So I didn't see this excellent interview before I...

So I didn't see this excellent interview before I posted yesterday. Certainly sounds like KC is going to go into this cold. Hopefully he can channel his inner Magellen.

In the interview above...
Forum: Racing 12-22-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 156,129
Posted By Salt
Caselli's Preparations?

Does anyone know if Kurt has any experience at all with rally-raid route books and GPS's and Dakar rally style navigation? Yes, he's very fast and an excellent off-road racer, but will that be...
Forum: Trials 07-31-2009, 09:59 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 98,373
Posted By Salt
Yeah, I wish I could join you in October. I live...

Yeah, I wish I could join you in October. I live in Wisconsin though, and will be driving out west for something else around Labor Day (for something that I can't move to October), so driving all...
Forum: Trials 07-29-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 98,373
Posted By Salt
Any trials riders going to be in Moab over Labor...

Any trials riders going to be in Moab over Labor Day weekend? Yeah, I know, it's not the best time to be there because it'll be so busy, but it's when my schedule is allowing me to be there. I...
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2008, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,274
Posted By Salt
What they said. Just checked my mileage on my...

What they said. Just checked my mileage on my previous tank of gas and it was 41.6 mpg. That's the same as I've been getting for my commute for the last two years. Regular pump gas (89 octane, 10%...
Forum: Racing 01-22-2007, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,327
Views: 80,884
Posted By Salt
Yep, that's right, and a great job Mike does on...

Yep, that's right, and a great job Mike does on it. And thank you PackMule and Gidget and all the others who've made it so easy to follow the Dakar this year.

It's a shame to say it, but this...
Forum: Racing 01-22-2007, 07:05 PM
Replies: 1,327
Views: 80,884
Posted By Salt
Neck Brace

http://blogs.motorbiker.org/blogs.nsf/dx/10112006132703MWEFFH.htm

I was wondering if this thing helped Coma at all with his big hit. When was the last time you heard of a motorcyclist being...
Forum: Ride reports 04-14-2006, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,120
Posted By Salt
Wow! Great pictures! You're the Inte of Turkey....

Wow! Great pictures! You're the Inte of Turkey.

Wish I could read what you have to say, but the pictures speak for themselves.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-08-2006, 09:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 819
Posted By Salt
Bones in Motion Inc - GPS via Cell Phone

Saw the following on WashingtonPost.com on someone's "emerging technologies" blog. I think there's a DEMO conference going on somewhere? Thought you GPS geeks might like to see it.


Leslie...
Forum: Racing 01-13-2006, 06:20 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
Yeah, just saw that about Ludivine being out....

Yeah, just saw that about Ludivine being out. :arg

Oh well, she made it further than most and is one tough woman. Good on her!
Forum: Racing 01-12-2006, 09:12 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
More Ludivine! :bow She's sitting 37th...

More Ludivine! :bow She's sitting 37th overall!

http://www.dakar.com/2006/DAK/LIVE/galerie/1100/galerie_13.jpg

(Salt - Chairman of Official Ludivine Puy Advrider Fanclub)
Forum: Racing 01-12-2006, 11:50 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,546
Posted By Salt
You people better check out what Charlie wrote. ...

You people better check out what Charlie wrote.

http://www.onewheeldrive.net/index.php?option=content&task=view&id=437&Itemid=

Snipped:

Cameras have surrounded Jonah throughout the Rally and...
Forum: Racing 01-12-2006, 06:16 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
WooHoo!! Henno gets ink on Dakar.com! :clap...

WooHoo!! Henno gets ink on Dakar.com! :clap :clap :clap

Early this morning 1h20 – The Dakar on a 500 XT
Henno Van Bergeik has a goal of driving his old Yamaha 500 XT all the way to Dakar. The...
Forum: Racing 01-11-2006, 08:29 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
Sign me up for the Ludivine fan club! :rabia ...

Sign me up for the Ludivine fan club! :rabia

http://www.dakar.com/2006/DAK/LIVE/galerie/500/galerie_16.jpg

(Good thing the wife doesn't lurk here.)
Forum: Racing 01-08-2006, 12:29 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
Wow, great for Jonah! I can only assume Mr. "T"...

Wow, great for Jonah! I can only assume Mr. "T" is a relation to Hans Trunkenpolz, the engineer who in 1934 started KTM. Couldn't have been Hans himself - he died in 1962.
...
Forum: Racing 01-05-2006, 12:54 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
Thanks DC, that's what I'm talkin' bout! Man,...

Thanks DC, that's what I'm talkin' bout! Man, I'd love to have Damien Meyer's job.
Forum: Racing 01-05-2006, 12:11 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
Great pictures - I notice they have an AP...

Great pictures - I notice they have an AP copywrite. I remember someone posting here last year a link to an AP or Getty Images site or something that had hundreds of Dakar photos - updated daily. ...
Forum: Racing 01-05-2006, 12:06 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 33,371
Posted By Salt
Mike, thanks so much for the update. Not sure...

Mike, thanks so much for the update. Not sure who/what did the translation (babblefish?) but I absolutely love the quoted line.

PeeBee - thanks for pointing out Henno to us. Go Henno!
Forum: Battle scooters 01-01-2006, 08:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,695
Posted By Salt
You mean these guys?...

You mean these guys? (http://www.dakardantan.com/voir-equipage-2163-1980-d83616.html)
Forum: Ride reports 12-06-2005, 10:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,796
Posted By Salt
Esteban, the before/after comparison pictures of...

Esteban, the before/after comparison pictures of the 1910 horse riders and the 2005 dirtbikers is absolutely fantastic. I sometimes look at old pictures and think about trying something like that,...
Forum: Racing 02-07-2005, 01:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,515
Posted By Salt
Well, I believe the type of volunteering being...

Well, I believe the type of volunteering being suggested was at one of the checks. This would be especially true if you can "get in good" with the trail boss and get on one of the check crews where...
Forum: Racing 01-28-2005, 07:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 893
Posted By Salt
OK, so at current rates that would be about 38.7K...

OK, so at current rates that would be about 38.7K US. Hmmm... if I sell the firstborn....
Forum: Racing 01-28-2005, 06:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 893
Posted By Salt
:tb How much?

:tb How much?
Forum: Racing 01-27-2005, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 726
Posted By Salt
About the "contest" idea...

Well, I would hope ASO would block any attempts to turn the race into a "reality" TV show. But I could see doing something like that outside of the Dakar rally. How about a race across America (or...
Forum: Racing 01-27-2005, 12:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 726
Posted By Salt
Well, I sure hope the powers that be at OLN don't...

Well, I sure hope the powers that be at OLN don't have your way of thinking. :huh

Doing the multi-part shows (I like Doyle's pre-race show) is exactly how you're going to grow the fan base. ...
Forum: Racing 01-27-2005, 11:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 726
Posted By Salt
What would you do if you were OLN?

OK, sorry about the double post for this, but after posting this in a different thread realized I'd rather start a new one...


There's really two sides to Dakar - the daily race between the...
Forum: Racing 01-27-2005, 11:05 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,093
Posted By Salt
Jeebus Flanny, you really need to chill out! ...

Jeebus Flanny, you really need to chill out! :wink:

Gordon DID suck it up for the team. Actions speak louder than words. I for one am extremely thankful that Gordon is willing to speak his...
Forum: Racing 01-27-2005, 10:49 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,093
Posted By Salt
There's really two sides to Dakar [blah blah blah...

There's really two sides to Dakar [blah blah blah -- moved to it's own thread].
Forum: Racing 01-26-2005, 07:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,515
Posted By Salt
Very nice neduro. I hope you keep this going.

Very nice neduro. I hope you keep this going.
Forum: Racing 01-26-2005, 07:39 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,213
Posted By Salt
Even better, I believe I saw Caldecott credited...

Even better, I believe I saw Caldecott credited with being from the good 'ole US of A yesterday. We will assimilate you!!
Forum: Racing 01-25-2005, 07:57 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,213
Posted By Salt
Is this a race?

I've watched the first three segments, and I'm glad I'm not the only one here who thinks the coverage sucks. I agree 100% on the comment about the recent Baja 1000 coverage (Victory By Design) and...
Forum: Racing 01-07-2005, 10:55 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,607
Posted By Salt
Sam is fantastic, but Chris Ulrich is a whining...

Sam is fantastic, but Chris Ulrich is a whining dweeb, IMO. I don't think I've read anything he's written yet where he isn't making some excuse or complaining about something.
Forum: Racing 01-07-2005, 07:57 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 10,282
Posted By Salt
From Dakar.com

6h20 – Etienne Lavigne troubled
The rally boss spent the whole night centralising the different problems and thinking about the way to sort them out. β€œThe night has been very very long but I...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2005, 06:32 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 10,282
Posted By Salt
The Desert Fox

Meoni after his Stage 6 win, "For me, it was a test today to see whether my brain still functions," said Meoni. "Whether I can go fast and at the same time be able to navigate. I am quite satisfied....
Forum: Racing 01-05-2005, 07:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,894
Posted By Salt
Is that an ATV tire on the back of that rig? ...

Is that an ATV tire on the back of that rig? Holy shite, that is the biggest rear tire I've ever seen on a one-wheel-drive vehicle!
Forum: Ride reports 09-21-2004, 08:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,950
Posted By Salt
Actually, the 2wd gave it away first to me! ...

Actually, the 2wd gave it away first to me! Great photos -- keep them coming if you have more!
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2004, 08:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,100
Posted By Salt
Yep, automatic decompression something-or-other. ...

Yep, automatic decompression something-or-other. All LC4 motors do this. If you are hearing it when the engine is idling, then you probably need to up your idle speed a little bit. I hear it best...
Forum: Ride reports 02-16-2004, 08:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,872
Posted By Salt
I wish I could post movies...

I have a few .avi's of these guys. Not all that good of quality since they were taken with my little Canon S400, but you get a much better sense for the sound and speed these guys are going. Can...
Forum: Ride reports 02-16-2004, 08:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,872
Posted By Salt
Warehouse Racing

In Wisconsin during the winter, if you want to practice your super-moto skills you either go ice racing, or as some rather crazy buddies of mine have been doing this winter, you ride your mini-bikes...
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2004, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 675
Posted By Salt
The Scott's has more adjustability and is easier...

The Scott's has more adjustability and is easier to adjust on the fly. The GPR is a little cheaper, and I never adjust my SD while moving. I could see doing it if you really slow down, but the only...
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