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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 09:39 AM
Replies: 834
Views: 119,856
Posted By dirtydeeds
I'm pretty close to having my TE510 frame ready...

I'm pretty close to having my TE510 frame ready to sell.
Here's the story:
Bought the TE in AZ. It was built up for the Baja but never got to enter.
The TE is not allowed to be imported into...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-24-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5,424
Views: 278,675
Posted By dirtydeeds
We're going to be caging through Spokane in the...

We're going to be caging through Spokane in the next day or 2. Any noteworthy bike shops to visit?
Forum: Canada 07-24-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
If nothing comes up, our street doesn't get much...

If nothing comes up, our street doesn't get much traffic.
Forum: Road warriors 07-24-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1,763
Views: 298,319
Posted By dirtydeeds
Yes. Open counter clockwise.

Yes. Open counter clockwise.
Forum: Canada 07-24-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Calgarians that dualsport

Peter,



If you're interested I have a KTM640 that I haven't been using. It's got good ergonomics for a taller person. Probably weighs a bit over 1/2 what a GSA does and has a 21 & 18" wheel...
Forum: Canada 07-23-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Glad to hear you're out! I'm sure the...

Glad to hear you're out!

I'm sure the doctors told you to take it easy. Rightfully so. That can be a drag though. If you need any more motivation to keep you active, let us know!
I'm sure...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-21-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 288,367
Posted By dirtydeeds
Doesn't the 495 hold the record for fasted...

Doesn't the 495 hold the record for fasted production dirt bike?
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 232,031
Posted By dirtydeeds
Is it possible to start your trip in a country...

Is it possible to start your trip in a country that has the proper bike? Buy it there?
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 409,233
Posted By dirtydeeds
THE BIGWHEEL THREAD!!! Yamaha BW350, BW200

Although it's damn cool and a very nice specimen; it's not a bike. So no, it's not any more of a big wheel than my trike is.

I don't remember seeing an Odyssey/Pilot thread in Shiny Things......
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 232,031
Posted By dirtydeeds
My first question would be 'where are you...

My first question would be 'where are you traveling overland?'

Around the Mediterranean to spend some time on a beach in Nice is different than the Road of Bones.

Although I entirely agree...
Forum: Canada 07-18-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Just start wearing the hospital gown around the...

Just start wearing the hospital gown around the lobby with the opening at the front. They'll send you home in short order.
Forum: Canada 07-18-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Back home?

Back home?
Forum: Canada 07-18-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Nostalgia is a funny thing. Stuff like...

Nostalgia is a funny thing.

Stuff like that catches my eye, too. I always get a little excited when I see a Transalp. They were a really nice bike, back then.
Forum: Beasts 07-18-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 3,869
Views: 670,918
Posted By dirtydeeds
The SO is talking about doing the Dempster next...

The SO is talking about doing the Dempster next year.
The next subject was crash bars.
I remember reading in this thread that some of them vibrated. Was there ever a fix for that type? (Was it...
Forum: Canada 07-17-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
I have family plans tonight otherwise I would try...

I have family plans tonight otherwise I would try to meet you there.
I'd like to test ride the BW200 since the carb adjustments, too. Single track would be a good way to do that.
Have a great...
Forum: Canada 07-17-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Calgarians that dualsport

I've seen a lot of Euro bikes in ice races over the years. From CZ bikes with side cars to new KTMs. BMW seems to be rather unrepresented. Most likely because there hasn't been enough people/bikes...
Forum: Canada 07-17-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
When do they let you out? I've got a couple...

When do they let you out?

I've got a couple motorcycle books I can lend you. Adventure Motorcycle Handbook is a staple read, if you haven't already.

Being that your summer riding has been...
Forum: Canada 07-16-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Calgarians that dualsport

That explains the odor coming from the awesome van in the back yard.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/17/ape3yra9.jpg

FWIW, I found one of the threads on FA kits.
...
Forum: Canada 07-16-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
We had a great party there last night. You're...

We had a great party there last night. You're out of beer. And Victor may have debauched one of your house plants.

One question; there's a human head in your freezer. Anything we should know...
Forum: Canada 07-16-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Ummm... Got your house keys, too.

Ummm... Got your house keys, too.
Forum: Canada 07-16-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Calgarians that dualsport

There was a first aid kit thread going in the equipment forum awhile ago. An EMT added a bunch of awesome info. Specifically for typical motorcycle injuries. I'll see if I can dig it up.

Edit:...
Forum: Canada 07-16-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Andy, I'd like to get Peters contact info as...

Andy,

I'd like to get Peters contact info as well as I have his jacket/helmet. Or perhaps we can meet later tonight so his gear can accompany his bike?
I believe you have my number; I'll pm it to...
Forum: Trip Planning 07-15-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,457
Posted By dirtydeeds
We did the same with a new CB500X. It's an...

We did the same with a new CB500X.
It's an incredible value.
Forum: Canada 07-15-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Likewise. Waiting for Mrs to get back from work....

Likewise. Waiting for Mrs to get back from work.

Rode the 450 out at Ghost today. It was pretty good. I'm going to have to drop some cash on a first aid kit. Any recommendations on a place to...
Forum: Canada 07-15-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
I'll be heading out somewhere. Hopefully past...

I'll be heading out somewhere. Hopefully past Bragg and out to 40.
Forum: Canada 07-15-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
David: My day just freed up. 990 is ready to...

David:
My day just freed up. 990 is ready to roll. Let me know if you're headed out today. Otherwise I'll be going out to the Ghost with the 450.
Forum: Canada 07-14-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,927
Posted By dirtydeeds
Subscribed. Anyone want to offer some info...

Subscribed.

Anyone want to offer some info on staging areas for dirt bike areas around Invermere/Golden? (It's almost Kootenay, to me.)

TIA
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 232,031
Posted By dirtydeeds
The Shortypants Thread: We are short women and this is what we ride

There are big bore kits for the KLX. (I believe up to 180cc.) On top of a couple more mods; it would have enough for a light rider on any trail. There's aftermarket exhaust, a bigger carb is easy...
Forum: Beasts 07-13-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3,869
Views: 670,918
Posted By dirtydeeds
Nice system. I've always like tank...

Nice system.

I've always like tank panniers for the sake of keeping warmer and dryer when the weather turns to ass.
Forum: Canada 07-13-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Possibly. What type of roads do you have in mind?...

Possibly. What type of roads do you have in mind? I'm good either way. The mrs isn't so keen on gravel.
Forum: Canada 07-09-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,105
Posted By dirtydeeds
I'm headed into Washington later this month. I'll...

I'm headed into Washington later this month. I'll check Craigslist for any odd abundance of KTM parts.
Forum: Canada 07-08-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
We're relatively new to Calgary. Haven't got...

We're relatively new to Calgary. Haven't got together with anyone yet. I unfortunately just said 'yes' to a job offer so I won't be around as much as usual. However, my other half would love...
Forum: Canada 07-06-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Welcome! New to Calgary or new to riding? ...

Welcome!
New to Calgary or new to riding?
Habla español? Si quieres hacer un paseo, sólo pregunta cuando quiere. There are a bunch of people going out, weekends and during the week.
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 409,233
Posted By dirtydeeds
Good call. I need to spend some time placing ads....

Good call. I need to spend some time placing ads. I have a Ducati Seat, some riding gear and some Jeep parts to get rid of.
And I need some stuffs.
Forum: Canada 07-05-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Loaded up dirt bikes and went to Ghost River. ...

Loaded up dirt bikes and went to Ghost River.
Combined, we saw a couple 1190s, V-Stroms, a GSA and a 800GS. Any of those FFs you guys?

You may recognize this rolling mess:
...
Forum: Canada 07-03-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5,010
Views: 363,937
Posted By dirtydeeds
Not sure if its an option but a simple GPS unit...

Not sure if its an option but a simple GPS unit might solve your problem. Futureshop, Bestbuy, etc.
Might not cost a whole lot more than a Kawi supplied cable.
Forum: Road warriors 07-02-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,763
Views: 298,319
Posted By dirtydeeds
I've run a bunch of tanks through the SMT. Doing...

I've run a bunch of tanks through the SMT. Doing mostly the "T" part of SMT. (Replaced back tire as chicken strip was down to the fibre.) It's been pretty consistent at getting just better than...
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3,869
Views: 670,918
Posted By dirtydeeds
I'm 6-5 and although I really like the X, I...

I'm 6-5 and although I really like the X, I wouldn't get one for myself solely based on its smaller ergos. We've done 2 up on ours. It's comfier if I'm on the back, simply due to my size.

Get a...
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 409,233
Posted By dirtydeeds
Hell yeah! That's awesome!

Hell yeah!
That's awesome!
Forum: Americas 06-25-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By dirtydeeds
You need a Cedula in order to plate it. You...

You need a Cedula in order to plate it. You can't get that with a tourist visa as you found out.

I would fly your existing bike in.

Good luck. Colombia is an awesome country to ride...
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