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Forum: Beasts 05-14-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,750
Posted By securety10
Interesting. So if I follow correctly, if the...

Interesting. So if I follow correctly, if the dealer participated, a 2013 (if the dealer ordered during the rebate period) could possibly be had cheaper than a 2012 which was obviously purchased...
Forum: Beasts 05-14-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,750
Posted By securety10
Good to know, I appreciate it. That was what I...

Good to know, I appreciate it. That was what I was looking to get close to OTD. Doubt that will happen though, maybe I'll be passing on the Tenere for the time being.
Forum: Beasts 05-14-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,750
Posted By securety10
Thanks for your input. I'm looking for a pretty...

Thanks for your input. I'm looking for a pretty good deal especially if I'm buying 2. I'm not desperate to purchase, really don't need new motorcycles, but the Tenere looks like it would be a great...
Forum: Beasts 05-14-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,750
Posted By securety10
7% in FL, though the 2 places I've gotten quotes...

7% in FL, though the 2 places I've gotten quotes from so far are in Illinois which is 6.25%. IL collects tax for FL residents at the rate of 6.25% I believe and then I'll pay the extra .75% when I...
Forum: Beasts 05-13-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,750
Posted By securety10
I've been looking for a 2012-2013 Tenere...

I've been looking for a 2012-2013 Tenere (actually 2, father wants one also). So far the best quote I received was 12,900 OTD with 2 yr warranty and the $1200 in accessories. Thought that wasn't to...
Forum: Equipment 03-20-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 48,260
Posted By securety10
The codes are on the bottom of the shipment...

The codes are on the bottom of the shipment conformation.

And since I'm here, if anyone has a code to spare I have a few items to purchase. :D
Forum: Equipment 02-19-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 48,260
Posted By securety10
I need to place an order if anyone has a code. ...

I need to place an order if anyone has a code. Will pay it forward as expected. :D
Forum: Equipment 10-25-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 461
Views: 48,260
Posted By securety10
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Forum: Ride reports 10-06-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Thanks. Wish I was better at keeping up with it,...

Thanks. Wish I was better at keeping up with it, not sure how others manage to keep theirs so up to date while on the adventure!

We got lucky it worked out so well timing wise for the 2 of us,...
Forum: Ride reports 10-06-2013, 01:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Backwards TAT Adventure - Maybe someday we'll get back to the TAT...

Sunday morning the wind had died down so it wasn't such a fight with the KLRs on the freeway. We headed towards Sedona, AZ where my cousin (that we stayed with in Vegas) was camping with friends. ...
Forum: Ride reports 10-06-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Day ??? I lost track - Backwards TAT Adventure - Still no TAT

When we arrived in Vegas we had parts waiting for us along with more on the way.

http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5550/10121128773_cd4229dd0d_b.jpg

Dad rebuilt his rear brake, clutch, and...
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Day 8-10 - Backwards TAT Adventure, with no TAT

The next morning we called around within a couple hundred miles to every motorcycle shop hoping they'd have disks in stock and every rental company hoping they might have a rental truck available. ...
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Thanks, I try, but the photos still don't always...

Thanks, I try, but the photos still don't always come out quite like I want. Maybe one of these days...


Yeah that was the point of the 2 KLRs in the first place. Dad didn't want a KLR, and I...
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Day 7 - Backwards TAT Adventure

The next morning we rode the 53 miles down I-80 to Battle Mountain, refueled and headed south out of town via the TAT. The route runs a long a soft, rutted trail which follows a gas pipeline that...
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 13,571
Views: 1,345,812
Posted By securety10
I have the 1 1/4" lowered wide foot pegs from...

I have the 1 1/4" lowered wide foot pegs from Knight Design (http://www.knightdesignllc.com/index_files/kawa_klr_g1_footpegs.htm), a bit pricey though.
Forum: Ride reports 09-19-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Day 5 & 6 - Backwards TAT Adventure

Our next stop via the TAT was supposed to be Battle Mountain, but due to the mining operations and some sort of human powered cycle convention, or something along those lines, all rooms were booked. ...
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Thanks. I wasn't sure if anyone was even paying...

Thanks. I wasn't sure if anyone was even paying attention, didn't think our ride was interesting enough :rofl. Also, really appreciated your input in the other thread in regards to the clutch...
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 835
Posted By securety10
Yeah, that is what I was getting at in the end of...

Yeah, that is what I was getting at in the end of my post. Plus there are lurkers that do read them. The flip side is it would be much easier just to keep a journal along with all the pics/videos...
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2013, 04:13 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 258,643
Posted By securety10
Where did you end up having the problems between...

Where did you end up having the problems between McDermitt and Denio? I wasn't sure if you'd have issue with the little gullies or not, our biggest issue was the steep switchback and the rocky...
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 835
Posted By securety10
I have to say, trying to keep up with my RR, I...

I have to say, trying to keep up with my RR, I have respect for the guys that can keep up with them real time. It is a pain to have to deal with different hosts and insert links along with the text....
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Day 4 - Backwards TAT Adventure

I really need to work on my astrophotogrophy skills as the night sky was absolutely gorgeous. The multitude of stars with the black backdrop (and no big city glow) was something I wish I could have...
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Day 3 - Backwards TAT Adventure

The TAT heads SE from Lakeview, OR and skirts the NE edge of California for ~20 miles. There were some beautiful views in that little section of California....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-17-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,227
Posted By securety10
Saturday I ended up giving in and switching out...

Saturday I ended up giving in and switching out half the friction plates from my bike into dad's bike. I also swapped a couple of springs which were noticeable shorter on his bike and everything I...
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
Day 2 - Backwards TAT Adventure

The TAT crosses 138 about 70 miles east of Roseburg, so we super slabbed it to that point. While I'm not sure we would have had any issues on the TAT east of Glendale, we did see smoke to the south...
Forum: Ride reports 09-16-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
For most, these pictures would signal successful...

For most, these pictures would signal successful completion of the TAT, for us they are just the beginning.

http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2843/9779064423_f041f6d984_o.jpg

[In the background is...
Forum: Ride reports 09-16-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 258,643
Posted By securety10
Good to hear you made it up to Battle Mountain...

Good to hear you made it up to Battle Mountain without incident.

Saturday I finally gave in and tore my clutch apart and swapped half my friction disks with dad so we could get his bike on the...
Forum: Ride reports 09-14-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
I would have liked to have done some hiking...

I would have liked to have done some hiking around Jedediah Smith Redwood State Park as there are supposed to be a couple of huge redwoods that are not to hard to get to, but my ankle and knee were...
Forum: Ride reports 09-14-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
After installing the new crash bars on at Happy...

After installing the new crash bars on at Happy Trails we spent the night in Boise at the Red Lion Hotel which we got really cheap on priceline and they even gave us a room with a walk out deck to...
Forum: Ride reports 09-13-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 258,643
Posted By securety10
Yeah Fields was the place. Didn't realize they...

Yeah Fields was the place. Didn't realize they closed so early though, good info to have. We hit Denio around 5:30 PM and debated going up to Fields but decided we could make it to McDermitt (we're...
Forum: Ride reports 09-13-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 258,643
Posted By securety10
Hey Doug, I'm one of the guys from FL that is...

Hey Doug, I'm one of the guys from FL that is stuck at the Sundown Lodge due to the burnt up KLR clutch that just talked to you in the parking lot. I found the hotel names for you of the places we...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-13-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,227
Posted By securety10
Not that I could find. We called all over Nevada...

Not that I could find. We called all over Nevada and nada. Dealers never seem to stock anything anymore. I ordered parts that will be in Vegas on Monday. I'd like to have the bike there when the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-13-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,227
Posted By securety10
Pulled it apart and as expected there was disk...

Pulled it apart and as expected there was disk fiber everywhere. The disks did look to still have a tad bit left on them so we went to the hardware store and picked up some washers to try shimming...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-13-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,227
Posted By securety10
Yeah we are... Luckily the motel owner is...

Yeah we are...

Luckily the motel owner is really nice and willing to help us out however he can and said he'd take care of the coolant and oil for us and there is a hardware store down the road...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-13-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,227
Posted By securety10
Yeah we are. Didn't even consider that. Guess...

Yeah we are. Didn't even consider that. Guess it wouldn't hurt to try!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-13-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,227
Posted By securety10
Riding TAT, burnt up KLR clutch in Eureka, NV

Update: Swapped clutch plates between bikes and made it to Vegas. Thanks for everyone's input/ideas.


Probably a long shot, but yesterday on the ride from Battle Mountain towards Eureka we ran...
Forum: Ride reports 09-11-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
After 5 days of no progress, while it was still...

After 5 days of no progress, while it was still difficult and painful to get on and off the bike, I decided we needed to move on. It hadn't rained at all since our night on the mountain, so we...
Forum: Ride reports 09-11-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
We headed out to start the Tour of Idaho (this...

We headed out to start the Tour of Idaho (this was 8-23) and ran across some beautiful scenery.

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3714/9604918492_fa9eb16199_o.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13,571
Views: 1,345,812
Posted By securety10
It varies, but most common number seems to be...

It varies, but most common number seems to be around 50, though that probably doesn't happen to often at a consistent 70 mph.

You say 'klx needle kit', does that include a new jet? If so what...
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
After leaving Yellowstone, our original plan was...

After leaving Yellowstone, our original plan was to head to Ketchum, ID and take a trail I had found on here north, but due to the fires around Ketchum we decided otherwise. We headed south on 20...
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,186
Posted By securety10
There were 5 fires burning in Yellowstone when we...

There were 5 fires burning in Yellowstone when we entered the park. We were debating heading north to Billings through the park, but we decided to head out the western side, which seemed to be a...
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