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Old 03-13-2014, 10:29 AM   #21076
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Raised the bars an inch and added a damper on the nine-fiddy. Where is there some dry dirt to try them out near SLC right now?

You could try the Pony Express Trail. Go to 5 Mile Pass, head West. I runs out South of Wendover. Not exactly trail riding, but technically it is dirt.
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Old 03-13-2014, 10:33 AM   #21077
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YUP. I have 56 hrs of training I have to do in the next 30 days then 8 hrs a month for 5 months.
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Old 03-13-2014, 11:24 AM   #21078
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Raised the bars an inch and added a damper on the nine-fiddy. Where is there some dry dirt to try them out near SLC right now?
Nice, I've lusted over that accessory on the big Katoom. Did you replace the triple clamp?
Head out to 5 Mile and run south to Delta, should give you a good test ride....

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Didn't get the memo. Am I off the Christmas card list too?
I think you were somewhere exotic and missed the memo.....surely you got the Kwanzaa card.....
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Old 03-13-2014, 11:57 AM   #21079
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Nice, I've lusted over that accessory on the big Katoom. Did you replace the triple clamp?
Head out to 5 Mile and run south to Delta, should give you a good test ride....



I think you were somewhere exotic and missed the memo.....surely you got the Kwanzaa card.....
I bought the bike with the Emig Triple clamp mod already installed. That's why I kept with the brand. Pretty simple mod except for getting the main bolts out. That took a few extensions and a swivel to get a bite on them.

Five mile to Delta is the plan!
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Old 03-13-2014, 01:53 PM   #21080
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Just ordered new rallye jacket and gs dry pants
Always thought it was easier to put on liner under coat then pants when it starts raining. So I guess for some of you I am sorry you won't be able to see me with my pants off on the side of the road
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Old 03-13-2014, 02:12 PM   #21081
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I think you were somewhere exotic and missed the memo.....surely you got the Kwanzaa card.....
Pheww, I thought it was something Eric said and you were thinking it was me.
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Old 03-14-2014, 12:13 PM   #21082
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Anyone been to Butterfield Canyon lately? I walked there about this time last year while the road was still closed.
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Old 03-15-2014, 09:57 AM   #21083
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I am not trying to insult GS riders, but I thought this was pretty funny.

http://youtu.be/_ztsPIoI65A
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Old 03-16-2014, 03:29 PM   #21084
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I am not trying to insult GS riders, but I thought this was pretty funny.

http://youtu.be/_ztsPIoI65A
I have the soda burn in my nose!
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Old 03-17-2014, 07:04 PM   #21085
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Are y'all getting slammed by these big wind storms? Not sure what y'all think, but 30+mph winds are not fun. The wind was bad enough again today, we had to shut down our well site for the afternoon.
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Old 03-17-2014, 07:55 PM   #21086
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I am not trying to insult GS riders, but I thought this was pretty funny.

http://youtu.be/_ztsPIoI65A
Funny stuff.
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Old 03-18-2014, 10:36 AM   #21087
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does anyone know who "Utah Riders" is? I'm assuming they're on this board?

https://www.youtube.com/user/UtahRiders
lots of good youtube vids.

This is 990 adventures at what looks like Knolls as far as I can tell from just a couple days ago...

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Old 03-18-2014, 06:33 PM   #21088
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I think I've seen those guys out riding. Saw as in they went shooting past in a blur as I waddled along. They were nice enough to wave.
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Old 03-18-2014, 06:41 PM   #21089
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Dunno but they seem to have overcome the strong attraction between the 9x0 Adv and Earth.

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does anyone know who "Utah Riders" is? I'm assuming they're on this board?

https://www.youtube.com/user/UtahRiders
lots of good youtube vids.

This is 990 adventures at what looks like Knolls as far as I can tell from just a couple days ago...

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Old 03-19-2014, 07:23 AM   #21090
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Does anyone know a good fabricator? I am looking for someone with experience with buggies, or something along those lines. We need a winch bumper made for a truck that nobody makes anything for.
And it can't look like poo. So I can't make it.
Preferably someone with time to make it. I have gotten recomendations before from people and when I contact someone, they always say something like "let me call you back when I am not building a race chassis, or a trailer for my best sister in laws cousin, or this thing for my buddy..."
I clearly don't have any friends in the fabrication field, but I have money, and it's got to be worth something.
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