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Old 02-27-2011, 12:05 PM   #7546
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Woo hoo..can't wait for the damn snow to melt now that the ice is all messed up from that warm weather. Here's a couple shots of me on the pig out on
Winnbago a week or so ago. I'll be trading out my slightly used 4.3 IMS soon for a 6 gallon Acerbis..I'm 6'4..anyone that tall have one and any comments??
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Old 02-28-2011, 12:04 AM   #7547
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[QUOTE=Sean-0;15293177]The XRR and a nice dirt road on a sunny day , time to boogie

then last 5 mins is where she really turns on the grunt


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Mine's been known to do that on long left handers
Do sound nice when you can wind them out
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Old 02-28-2011, 06:19 AM   #7548
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Thats the same time your thinking man i hope there is nothing in this grass
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Old 02-28-2011, 06:52 AM   #7549
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Anyone got a set of the standard conventional forks off the BRP they want to sell?
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Old 02-28-2011, 08:52 AM   #7550
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Old 02-28-2011, 08:57 AM   #7551
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Anyone got a set of the standard conventional forks off the BRP they want to sell?
There's a set on sandiego craigslist for cheap
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Old 02-28-2011, 09:41 AM   #7552
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Woo hoo..can't wait for the damn snow to melt now that the ice is all messed up from that warm weather. Here's a couple shots of me on the pig out on
Winnbago a week or so ago. I'll be trading out my slightly used 4.3 IMS soon for a 6 gallon Acerbis..I'm 6'4..anyone that tall have one and any comments??


That's some crazy riding right there!

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Old 02-28-2011, 12:24 PM   #7553
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Old 02-28-2011, 01:14 PM   #7554
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Do you guys have advice for good wind-deflecting tree busters? I'm mostly looking for something that will deflect wind first and foremost followed by price. I have the Renthal fat bars, stock everything else. Tusk? Acerbis? Someone else?
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Old 02-28-2011, 02:09 PM   #7555
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Do you guys have advice for good wind-deflecting tree busters? I'm mostly looking for something that will deflect wind first and foremost followed by price. I have the Renthal fat bars, stock everything else. Tusk? Acerbis? Someone else?
My buddy Brian at atomicmoto.com has some Acerbis handguards in stock that have a really big plastic guard section on them. Not too expensive either. Otherwise I would say go with Cycra or Enduro Engineering and get some Elephant Ears for the colder days...

edit: Hey, lookie here...http://www.atomic-moto.com/servlet/t...dguards/Detail

http://www.atomic-moto.com/servlet/t...lectors/Detail
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Old 03-01-2011, 07:30 AM   #7556
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Do you guys have advice for good wind-deflecting tree busters? I'm mostly looking for something that will deflect wind first and foremost followed by price. I have the Renthal fat bars, stock everything else. Tusk? Acerbis? Someone else?
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Old 03-02-2011, 06:11 AM   #7557
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Source for speedo

Can someone give me a source for the round chrome speedo that I see on so many BRPs? I have a TrailTech Vapor on my pig now, but want a standalone speedo.

I am also looking to purchase a rack so that I can carry more without strapping directly to the fender. Sources and opinions would be valuable.

Thanks in advance.
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Old 03-02-2011, 06:31 AM   #7558
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Can someone give me a source for the round chrome speedo that I see on so many BRPs? I have a TrailTech Vapor on my pig now, but want a standalone speedo.

I am also looking to purchase a rack so that I can carry more without strapping directly to the fender. Sources and opinions would be valuable.

Thanks in advance.
It's the Baja Designs Analog Speedo. Link Here: CLICK HERE

I've read where people have had failures with this speedo but I had the same unit on my BRP and it worked great.

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Old 03-02-2011, 09:48 AM   #7559
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It's the Baja Designs Analog Speedo. Link Here: CLICK HERE

I've read where people have had failures with this speedo but I had the same unit on my BRP and it worked great.

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Do you know if it comes with the cable that is driven off the front hub, or does it use the stock cable? If it uses the stock cable then that is the next thing that I will need to find.
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Old 03-02-2011, 10:53 AM   #7560
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Do you guys have advice for good wind-deflecting tree busters? I'm mostly looking for something that will deflect wind first and foremost followed by price. I have the Renthal fat bars, stock everything else. Tusk? Acerbis? Someone else?

The best for pure function is the old skool Maier. They tuck your hands fully and completely cover the levers.


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