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Old 08-09-2013, 05:36 PM   #1441
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Welcome onboard and be sure to let everyone know when you get into town. The weather should be perfect in a couple of months.
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Old 08-09-2013, 06:03 PM   #1442
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Toroweap

Well it looks like we have a good group going

I am looking forward to putting the GPS workshop at Seabee's place to good use!!!


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Old 08-09-2013, 07:47 PM   #1443
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Count me and my Wr250r in on this adventure! :)

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What's the cost for the cabin? I'd like to go on this ride, however I have to see if I can get the time off of work. Right now it doesn't look like there is anything at home I have to do so this might work out for me. If I can't join you for the Friday ride up, maybe I can buzz up there late after work.
I'm coming with you if you still have room in the convoy. :) I see you already have me on the roster. I'm Mr Goldfish's friend.
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Old 08-09-2013, 08:52 PM   #1444
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Welcome onboard, this ride is shaping out to be Epic!!!!


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Old 08-09-2013, 10:22 PM   #1445
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IBRIDING.

I left you a pm. I'm in.

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Old 08-10-2013, 07:25 AM   #1446
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IBRIDING.

I left you a pm. I'm in.

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Old 08-10-2013, 08:57 AM   #1447
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Well, if everyone shows up it could get a little cozy. I don't mind getting another room, let me know if you are on the list and it is a maybe or if you are not on the list and it is a definite. Thanks, Paul

So far Toroweap Aug 23rd:
Paul (750volts!)
Bill (IBRiding)
Loren(AZTinBender)
DirtBiker78 (Brian) Camping out

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Old 08-10-2013, 09:40 AM   #1448
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epic ride

Boy I sure wish I was down there to go on this ride. Have a great and safe ride and take lots
of pictures.


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Old 08-10-2013, 10:11 AM   #1449
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Just an FYI round trip from Grand Forks to Mesa less than $300. Should I get the ticket? I have spare bikes and Nadja won't bite if you don't try to pet her.
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Old 08-10-2013, 10:26 AM   #1450
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This is my rear Pirelli MT21 Rallycross after 2,161 miles of abuse. Another 140/80-18 MT21 is $92 to order. I was thinking of trying the Kenda K760 Trakmaster II $67 but its made in a 120/100-18. Would that still work or would it be best to just get a 140?



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Old 08-10-2013, 10:39 AM   #1451
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Well, not quiet in a saddle really but out havin fun again with all you hoodlums.

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Old 08-10-2013, 10:57 AM   #1452
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[QUOTE=CrownRoyal;22070979]This is my rear Pirelli MT21 Rallycross after 2,161 miles of abuse. Another 140/80-18 MT21 is $92 to order. I was thinking of trying the Kenda K760 Trakmaster II $67 but its made in a 120/100-18. Would that still work or would it be best to just get a 140?

Hell, that tires still got another ride or two left in it! Just quit riding on the street so much!
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Old 08-10-2013, 12:24 PM   #1453
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I have a Heidenau K60 scout. I am at about 6K miles and about 50% tread. Bill had a K60 without the scout part and it only went about 2k miles and didn't get traction for shiz,so it is an important detail. I think I paid just over $100 for mine, but I remember Dillon saying that the manufacturer raised prices right after I got mine.
Jack runs the Kenda and seems to like them alot. He did mention that with the front tire it had a wicked drop for the first bit of riding until it broke in and he got used to it.
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Old 08-11-2013, 03:47 PM   #1454
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dirtbiker,, i'm in the market for a lite jacket,,, how do you like that fly patrol?


crown,, trakmaster is pretty good in sand, and thats it. you'll trash that tire inside of 1k miles easy.
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Old 08-11-2013, 05:44 PM   #1455
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dirtbiker,, i'm in the market for a lite jacket,,, how do you like that fly patrol?


crown,, trakmaster is pretty good in sand, and thats it. you'll trash that tire inside of 1k miles easy.
I really like the patrol jacket, I bought one size bigger to accommodate the armour I wear under it (Alpinestar bionic 2) and it works perfectly. There's a lot of ventilation (front, back and top of the shoulders) the sleeves can zip off too if you're wearing a motocross vest under it which is nice for enduro type riding in the winter. I also like that the pockets are big and secure very nicely with a zipper and Velcro flaps, they're also aligned in such a way that you can get gloved hands into and out of them quite easily.

The only negative I have about the jacket is that it has no built in armour, so you have to have something underneath it which makes it a little more time consuming to put on, but I'll rather take the extra 30 seconds needed to slide my arms into the under armour and zip it up than to go with out and need it somewhere down the road.
Other than that, it's a good jacket for its price.

Hope that helps.
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