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Old 11-21-2011, 06:24 AM   #1411
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37.3 at the FDL river.
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Old 11-21-2011, 08:42 AM   #1412
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37.3 at the FDL river.
Good news. I want ice the week after xmas.

New ice tires are a bitch. That, or I forgot everything I learned doing it 3x last season. Sure hope that new tube works
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Old 11-22-2011, 05:10 AM   #1413
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You FDL boys missed a hella good ride at Brush Poppers, Mad Jacks Drool Season Ender...............just say'in.
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Old 11-22-2011, 06:24 AM   #1414
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You FDL boys missed a hella good ride at Brush Poppers, Mad Jacks Drool Season Ender...............just say'in.
What the hell does that have to do with ice riding?

36.9 BTW.
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Old 11-24-2011, 12:11 PM   #1415
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Today I am thankful the KTM is ready for the ice
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Old 11-24-2011, 03:47 PM   #1416
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Today I am thankful the KTM is ready for the ice
Nice. I hope to get mine done next week. I'll need to come up with a different set of bolts for the chain adjusters though. Your front fender looks quite a bit more normal than mine
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Old 11-28-2011, 08:57 AM   #1417
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Still thinking about ordering a set of ice tires.

40.8 at the FDL river this morning.
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Old 11-28-2011, 09:17 AM   #1418
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Still thinking about ordering a set of ice tires.

40.8 at the FDL river this morning.
apparently you won't need em for christmas
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Old 11-28-2011, 04:27 PM   #1419
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Still thinking about ordering a set of ice tires.

40.8 at the FDL river this morning.
Why not buy your brothers and a used 19" wheel and save some $$$$$

And then you only need to change one tire every year.
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Old 11-28-2011, 04:52 PM   #1420
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Why not buy your brothers and a used 19" wheel and save some $$$$$

And then you only need to change one tire every year.
Ya but, he wants to be one of the cool kids with canadian tires.
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Old 11-28-2011, 05:39 PM   #1421
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I'd rather buy local and help stimulate the economy.
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Old 11-29-2011, 08:37 AM   #1422
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Old 11-29-2011, 08:41 AM   #1423
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That's the same thing I said on Sunday when I noticed I had a flat front tire.
New tube in last night. She's good to go now.
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That's the same thing I said on Sunday when I noticed I had a flat front tire.
New tube in last night. She's good to go now.
Nothing worse than getting to the last 8" of bead and hearing a hissssssss. My patch kit is in the 4wheeler. which is still at the dealer. Might grab a pair of bicycle tubes tomorrow along with a patch kit. New tires really, really suck.
Even with a small tube it sticks out over the bead
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Old 11-29-2011, 08:54 AM   #1425
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I stopped thinking about it. Jeff was taking my order and trying to run a drill at the same time Couple weeks he says.

How much swearin do you think you'd save if you paid someone to mount them?
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