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Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2015, 05:14 PM
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Posted By Firestone
ME. I have already broken a couple other mounts I...

ME. I have already broken a couple other mounts I made from scraps for my 2" LED lights.
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 11,547
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Posted By Firestone
This can be done. There are a couple XR6's for...

This can be done. There are a couple XR6's for sale around here, who wants to pay me a grand to flip it with a plate? :evil

Seriously if you really want one I would be interested in doing a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2015, 07:55 AM
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Posted By Firestone
If it runs as good as it looks, somebody is in...

If it runs as good as it looks, somebody is in for a good time!
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2015, 07:30 AM
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Posted By Firestone
Ford, don't sell yourself short. Do the battery...

Ford, don't sell yourself short. Do the battery mod, properly tune suspension, if your going off road dump the racks, signals and lights, rear pegs, and get some decent tires like the Motoz...
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2015, 08:47 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Rob, what kind of weight are you carrying and...

Rob, what kind of weight are you carrying and weight spring rate are you running on the rear?
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2015, 05:49 AM
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Posted By Firestone
Take it easy guys. He's just a "baby" XR driver....

Take it easy guys. He's just a "baby" XR driver. He probably still thinks locking fuel tanks are cool and jets are something you fly. :lol3

I really did not understand how to adjust my...
Forum: Thumpers 05-18-2015, 10:26 AM
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Posted By Firestone
Cycle wizard's Ported head, higher compression,...

Cycle wizard's Ported head, higher compression, bigger bore, big fins, etc? All it takes is time and money :wink:
Forum: Thumpers 05-18-2015, 07:38 AM
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Posted By Firestone
I've got one. PM me.

I've got one. PM me.
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2015, 07:19 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Don't worry about stock settings. Start in the...

Don't worry about stock settings. Start in the middle like MC says then go ride it. If you don't ride hard you won't really care. If you ride hard the terrain.. Whoops jumps eft will dictate the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2015, 10:46 AM
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Posted By Firestone
Tom I ride in deep river sand and found tire...

Tom I ride in deep river sand and found tire selection to be extremely important on the XR6. How do you get soft terrain tires that slab well? I have no idea.
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2015, 10:17 AM
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Posted By Firestone
I'm not an expert, or even very knowledgable, but...

I'm not an expert, or even very knowledgable, but I'd say after racing couple hard scrambles on the 650L and 600R that I want my suspension as soft as I can without it bottoming out too much. Too...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-16-2015, 09:33 AM
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Posted By Firestone
Wow

The rain is amazing. I don't remember rain like this since I was a kid. We have been out to Sundog a couple times but I haven't been able to ride Crosstimbers since March.
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 10:40 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Side panel

I have a brand new left and right side panel for a 13' model I'd take offers on. I also have a slightly dis colored (yellowed) right side panel from my 600R. And a used left panel off my 13' model....
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2015, 07:15 PM
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Posted By Firestone
+1 on the job! Working a lot right now. The XRL...

+1 on the job! Working a lot right now. The XRL is still apart after building the 600R. I've been getting the itch to do a little different build on the L but I won't be able to start for a while....
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2015, 03:56 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Wattner. Cool off buddy. Come to Oklahoma for a...

Wattner. Cool off buddy. Come to Oklahoma for a few days and we will sort it out. I've got jet mania going on these days tuning 7 Hondas
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2015, 06:27 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Grant can even up the weight difference a bit by...

Grant can even up the weight difference a bit by filling up with almost 12 more lbs of fuel than tree liner. Treeliner should remove the battery box and install a lithium under the seat lose 9 more...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-05-2015, 07:23 PM
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Views: 146,199
Posted By Firestone
Ya rain is sure to close Crosstimbers. Boys have...

Ya rain is sure to close Crosstimbers. Boys have a whole different bike line up and we hope to ride Thursday. Buti bet Sundog willhav a high river and be full of mudholes.
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2015, 06:46 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Beech, You shouldn't need lights for a bike that...

Beech, You shouldn't need lights for a bike that is always broken down..
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11,547
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Posted By Firestone
Stator

Have any of you noticed it easier to start the 600 after replacing the stator with a newer one, like Ricky Stator or?
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 08:56 AM
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Posted By Firestone
Great calculations and excellent trade off!

Great calculations and excellent trade off!
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2015, 05:17 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Be careful listening to jetting suggestions from...

Be careful listening to jetting suggestions from Fritz. He actually rides an XR400L that has been mislabeled.








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Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11,547
Views: 1,760,667
Posted By Firestone
Danny, might have better luck in the regional...

Danny, might have better luck in the regional forums. Have a great trip though!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-25-2015, 05:11 PM
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Views: 146,199
Posted By Firestone
Wish

My boys and I were going to ride but I have to work this weekend according to my employer :eek1
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-21-2015, 01:13 PM
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Views: 146,199
Posted By Firestone
Adventure

Adventure riding is a bit of a challenge to find great destinations nearby so I have focused more on dirt riding and cross country racing lately. I would probably buy a cheap truck and a dirt bike....
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11,547
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Posted By Firestone
It's the EBC 270mm rotor and bracket. I've had...

It's the EBC 270mm rotor and bracket. I've had some trouble with the bracket. It rubs the rotor rivets and my caliper is a little loose on the slides which may be the caliper's fault.
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11,547
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Posted By Firestone
Texture is great, its almost sticky. I think they...

Texture is great, its almost sticky. I think they are like $250 or something. I get a discount from our racing sponsorship so I not exactly sure.. just hit the parts fische at RMATV or something for...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2015, 07:34 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Ya remove the linkage first.

Ya remove the linkage first.
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 84,387
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Posted By Firestone
I don't see how a 600R triple will help but I've...

I don't see how a 600R triple will help but I've got one.



Lithium. Just do it. Use the battery box to carry your tools if you must but you will love the way it takes dirt corners without it.
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 08:14 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Which carb are you running?

Which carb are you running?
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 08:10 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Alvin is sending me another rear shock from an...

Alvin is sending me another rear shock from an older L and I'll check it against my 13' L shock and my 95' R shock.
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11,547
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Posted By Firestone
New seat

My seat on my 95 was shot so I order a new XR600R seat.come to find out they are all discontinued by Honda. So is the fuel tank even up to 2000 models. Anyway I order an XR650L seat through my dealer...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-16-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2,546
Views: 146,199
Posted By Firestone
For future reference, I have found the best...

For future reference, I have found the best option is just start calling local dealers with your size and desired terrain type. Ajax, OK Honda, Cyclegear, etc everybody stocks some things but not...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 84,387
Views: 9,759,859
Posted By Firestone
Ditch the rear battery and box. It helped my rear...

Ditch the rear battery and box. It helped my rear end sway/slide alot. Raise the front end (USD's all the way up). That also helped me alot. Ride it like a dirt bike :deal

Oh, put a steering...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-09-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 2,546
Views: 146,199
Posted By Firestone
Shucks, I didn't realize it was tonight. Good...

Shucks, I didn't realize it was tonight. Good thing I was out riding on Okie Dirt though.. :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 84,387
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Posted By Firestone
Watt.. I can send you any measurements you want. ...

Watt.. I can send you any measurements you want. For what its worth and totally unrelated, I'm now running the forks all the way up in the triples and found it tamed my rear end slide out on dirt...
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2015, 10:02 PM
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Posted By Firestone
Risers

Scott's submount kit and all balls bearing conversion it for the CRF stem. The stem adds about half an inch of rise and the submount kit is probably another 1 1/2". Two inches is working pretty good...
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 84,387
Views: 9,759,859
Posted By Firestone
MD, if you are putting together a group buy, I'm...

MD, if you are putting together a group buy, I'm in for an Ohlin rear. 22 to go... Maybe you can get us a real price ehh??
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 11,547
Views: 1,760,667
Posted By Firestone
MD, handling is very similar on these bikes in...

MD, handling is very similar on these bikes in any terrain. They are after all, twins. One's just fatter than the other :)

The 600R has definitely got the horsepower edge in deep same or any...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-08-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2,546
Views: 146,199
Posted By Firestone
Hope you guys have a great time. We are racing...

Hope you guys have a great time. We are racing this weekend. It's at Lexington this time so real close to home.
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 84,387
Views: 9,759,859
Posted By Firestone
Harley

My dad, who is Both honda and a Harley D fan, claims that Honda copied Harley's model designators, XL, XR, etc. not that it matters but he raced Elsinores in the 70's and now he restored 50's vintage...
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