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Old 06-30-2013, 02:14 AM   #5131
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You mean the galvanised post thats in the ground

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In the picture taken from the rear, there is something at the far right on that rack that I'm trying to figure out what it is/purpose. I have the KTM mirrors on my bike, and love them. Did the skid plate come with all those holes, or did you lighten it? I'll bet shipping the rack would be $$$$$$$$$.
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Old 06-30-2013, 02:22 AM   #5132
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Just noticed that CRFsonly has the 305 big bore kit listed!

I will be ordering one tomorrow, has anybody fitted one yet?
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Old 06-30-2013, 02:26 AM   #5133
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You mean the galvanised post thats in the ground
Camera made it look like it was part of the rack in that picture, but you are right in looking at the other pic.......D'oh!
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Old 06-30-2013, 02:27 AM   #5134
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Just noticed that CRFsonly has the 305 big bore kit listed!

I will be ordering one tomorrow, has anybody fitted one yet?
I considered it, but not liking having to use high octane gas. Ramz did one: http://www.rickramsey.net/CRF250Lbigbore.htm
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Old 06-30-2013, 02:41 AM   #5135
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Like I said, have another closer look, it's a galvanised post in the ground 6 feet at the front of the bike

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Attached to the lower part of the rack. Looks like it's about 6-7 inches high, sticks straight up, and a square thing on the top.
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Old 06-30-2013, 02:43 AM   #5136
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Like I said, have another closer look, it's a galvanised post in the ground 6 feet at the front of the bike
Yup, I'm an idyut.
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Old 06-30-2013, 02:49 AM   #5137
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Hahahah, if I was honest, I would have said I did the same thing, but my pride would be hurt so I won't

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Old 06-30-2013, 03:22 AM   #5138
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I considered it, but not liking having to use high octane gas. Ramz did one: http://www.rickramsey.net/CRF250Lbigbore.htm

That bits ok I only use Hi octane.
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Old 06-30-2013, 06:20 AM   #5139
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Ed, i was not directing that to you.

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CAT: You're stirring lots of thoughts together that makes your comment confusing. First off I was not gouging the Thai YSS shock for CRF. Second, if I was paranoid of Thai quality, I wouldn't have bought my CRF, which is damn decent quality at a damn decent price.
And still people moan.

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Third, "silk purse out of a sows ear" is a euphemism to point out spending money to make the stock CRF shock something it was never meant to be is silly.
Exactly. Especially when the cost of doing that is about the same as the basic (Z series) YSS shock...and the Cogent Dynamics spokesperson is not even sure about the SHOWA OEM design.

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People can hollar all they want about sow's ears and silk purses, but for many of us it's part of the fun to tweak our motorcycles into something that we like better than stock.
We were talking about the rear shock - specifically, rebuilding it with different components, unknown quantity in terms of results, and at a cost that is about the same as buying a good YSS shock.
The rest, i have probably spent more than most on modifying the bike.
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Old 06-30-2013, 07:13 AM   #5140
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CAT: Absolutely no offense taken. YSS deserves a good look for sure. However, VERY little effort was required to make a BIG improvement on the supposedly unrebuildable KLR shock..sadly, doing anything to the stock CRF shock so far seems unlikely.
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Old 07-01-2013, 07:23 AM   #5141
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fewe pics from short CRF ride yesterday enjoy



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Old 07-01-2013, 09:48 AM   #5142
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good morning!!!!
Nice area to be able to ride!
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Old 07-01-2013, 09:51 AM   #5143
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Hagon shock

The reply to my inquiry to Hagon said, "Unfortunately, we do not have a listing for you bike". Too bad, I did mention the dealers were selling them out all over the world, also.
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Old 07-01-2013, 02:10 PM   #5144
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Just got my Manrack and I am looking for tail bag, which Wolfman is this?
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Old 07-01-2013, 02:48 PM   #5145
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I crossed my first rivers ever with a motorcycle. Pretty intense as you don't know which bump is coming next!
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