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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-06-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,695
Posted By dirt hokie
we will be doing the hard ways for sure, I ...

we will be doing the hard ways for sure, I might have to think about a bigger tank, then. The only thing that has me concerned is gas range. Does the role chart suck, or is it that a GPS is...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-04-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,695
Posted By dirt hokie
my first time

East coast guy here, some ridding buddies and my self will be going for the first time this year. I will be on a xr 400, a couple of Drz 400 and a exc 500.

What kind of gas range do we need. I...
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 13,951
Posted By dirt hokie
There are very few true DS'ers. Most...

There are very few true DS'ers.

Most people ride the extreme range of the DS scale.

people who ride enduro and hare scramble trails and just want a factory plated dirt bike, maybe with a...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-23-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,701
Posted By dirt hokie
400 ex atv motor Or a 250 CC two...

400 ex atv motor

Or a 250 CC two stroke, or to be really simple a air cooled Yamaha blaster motor.

I guess they would not be good for the highway, but would fit in the frame and give...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-18-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,511
Posted By dirt hokie
any chance fitting a kx 450 f engine in there. ...

any chance fitting a kx 450 f engine in there. i like the seat height, but the power sucks.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-10-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 16,877
Posted By dirt hokie
In SE KY somwhere on the Renfro Valley Dual sport

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/DS%20rides/KYcave.jpg (http://s693.photobucket.com/user/DirtHokie/media/DS%20rides/KYcave.jpg.html)

Outside

...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-09-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,181
Posted By dirt hokie
another great ride. Thanks to the sweepers and...

another great ride. Thanks to the sweepers and twins for giving my brother and his orange contraption a ride back to camp. Fyi. hydration pack tube nor the mighty xr400 crank case breather line...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-28-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,181
Posted By dirt hokie
registration is sent in for both days. now to...

registration is sent in for both days. now to just get some new rear wheel bearings and a front tire.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-28-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 63,731
Posted By dirt hokie
you people keep tagging stuff in my hood.

you people keep tagging stuff in my hood.
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,180
Posted By dirt hokie
1. use straps with closing hooks ( impossible...

1. use straps with closing hooks ( impossible for them to bounce off)
2. The front wheel should be held in place with a strap or other means so it cant turn or roll front to back at all.
3. just...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-22-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,181
Posted By dirt hokie
Remember ones man's single track is another man's...

Remember ones man's single track is another man's jeep trail.

I have only ever road the course with all the harder options, so I am not sure how it compares the regular course without the...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-22-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,305
Posted By dirt hokie
lowes carb supply and home inprovment

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/KX80F/3CF07E51-D2E7-4883-A0C7-66A753DECBC2.jpg...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-21-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,181
Posted By dirt hokie
if it is at all like years past, you will want...

if it is at all like years past, you will want the 350 and knobbies.

Very little pavement either day. Sunday morning might have ten miles of pavement and a few right before and after lunch.
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8,195
Views: 1,582,745
Posted By dirt hokie
I have a stock rear sprocket, 45 tooth I think...

I have a stock rear sprocket, 45 tooth I think and a 13 tooth front sprocket.

My bike is plated but I ride 95% off road, lots of single track.....

If I ride the road its all back roads...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-06-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,181
Posted By dirt hokie
best ride of the year

This is my favorite ride, cant wait
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-02-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,307
Posted By dirt hokie
adjustability and balance and weight

adjustability and balance and weight
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 8,195
Views: 1,582,745
Posted By dirt hokie
Factory Street leagal XR 400 in the USA

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/5CF615D3-792D-4518-9CD5-8CEF08C4506A.jpg (http://s693.photobucket.com/user/DirtHokie/media/5CF615D3-792D-4518-9CD5-8CEF08C4506A.jpg.html)

...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 593
Posted By dirt hokie
Get the most aggressive dirt bias street tires...

Get the most aggressive dirt bias street tires you can. Off road riding gear will be a better option then street gear, its lighter and more breathable at the slower speeds you will be going. I am...
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8,195
Views: 1,582,745
Posted By dirt hokie
is that a xr 650 l side panel? and does it fit...

is that a xr 650 l side panel? and does it fit the xr 400 or has it been modified or something.

I like it too.
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,883
Posted By dirt hokie
Here is how I see it. On the east coast anyway. ...

Here is how I see it. On the east coast anyway.

The guys who buy the EXC 500 and EXC 350 are the same type of rider who buys a wr 450 and jumps through the hoops to get it plated in which ever...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 8,195
Views: 1,582,745
Posted By dirt hokie
rear wheel advise

I need a little wheel advise/ recommendation.

Background, last fall took the xr around a motocross track, I landed a jump a little hard and one of my rear spokes broke. No other damage...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-17-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
progress, its ugly but almost complete

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/KX80F/CFA1916A-E1B9-4DF5-B622-6E4110F5835E.jpg...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-09-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 888
Views: 311,531
Posted By dirt hokie
I would think that the head angle on the trailer...

I would think that the head angle on the trailer would cause the turning angle of the trailer to be exaggerated compared to the bike. So if the bike leans say 20 deg in a turn, it would cause the...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-03-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
sorry, I don't know how to get them to line up...

sorry, I don't know how to get them to line up vertical, or why they went hozn this time.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 04-03-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
FRP gas tank

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/KX80F/C72ED5AE-CFC8-49C8-BA13-85E468BB4B29.jpg...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-02-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 7,760
Views: 7,048,519
Posted By dirt hokie
Ok, where can I buy that shirt?

Ok,

where can I buy that shirt?
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 816
Posted By dirt hokie
If it has a street title you are good to go, you...

If it has a street title you are good to go, you would just need to pass what ever the local safety inspection require, just like buying a used car. So brake lights, horn, mirrors ect.....

Now,...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 03-02-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
Exhaust

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/KX80F/74252D90-8BD8-4600-A40B-F12D0B15CC0F.jpg (http://s693.photobucket.com/user/DirtHokie/media/KX80F/74252D90-8BD8-4600-A40B-F12D0B15CC0F.jpg.html)
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-26-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
frame mods done

did a quick paint job on the frame and swing arm. Will start reassembling this week end. Still have to fab a gas tank and adjust the exhaust.
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,743
Posted By dirt hokie
go for it

why not. right now i am stuffing a xr 80 motor in a kx 60 frame.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-17-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
home made air box and intake.

Air box and intake fitted, I thought I could keep the stock kx air box but the motor mount was in the way. I was able to keep the kx filter cage and rubber boot. This way I can just buy a new kx...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-13-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
some progress

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/KX80F/enginemount.jpg (http://s693.photobucket.com/user/DirtHokie/media/KX80F/enginemount.jpg.html)

...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-06-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
i do not think it would work with a kx 65 either....

i do not think it would work with a kx 65 either. The only reason there was enough space was because the fat part of the expansion chamber on the kx 60 runs up over the top of the engine. On the 65...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-06-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
The weight wont be much less then the xr judging...

The weight wont be much less then the xr judging from my back, but i would hope 2001 kx 60 suspension is better then 1982 xr 80 suspension. The real goal is that it is not any heavier then a xr 70,...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-06-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie...

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/KX80F/DSCN0889.jpg (http://s693.photobucket.com/user/DirtHokie/media/KX80F/DSCN0889.jpg.html)
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-06-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie...

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv294/DirtHokie/KX80F/DSCN0886.jpg (http://s693.photobucket.com/user/DirtHokie/media/KX80F/DSCN0886.jpg.html)...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-06-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
some updates the front engine mount is...

some updates

the front engine mount is roughed in. chain alignment is good. engine is centered, which is very important sinces its also a frame member. It worked out that the wheel hub/ rear...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-05-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
I wanted to put the xr in the kx frame because...

I wanted to put the xr in the kx frame because other wise I would end up with a much larger heavier bike, plus I would have to use cr 80 or similar suspension and end up with a much larger heavier...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-03-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
i messed up the pics

i messed up the pics
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-02-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,865
Posted By dirt hokie
It is possible, gas tank will be a difficult. It...

It is possible, gas tank will be a difficult. It will hit the carb and the cylinder. Pretty tight in the front but the fender and tire will clear everything. The bend in the muffler as it exits...
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