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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... Yesterday, 09:34 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,916
Posted By docwyte
What's the opinion on riding out for this? ...

What's the opinion on riding out for this? Weather too variable that time of year for it to be a good idea?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-22-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 13,350
Posted By docwyte
Got some pics of the KTM Rally. Really nice...

Got some pics of the KTM Rally. Really nice country down there...

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b233/docwyte/IMG_7108_zpsb87fdfa6.jpeg...
Forum: Ride reports 10-18-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 18,194
Posted By docwyte
Should be a fun report, looking forward to more...

Should be a fun report, looking forward to more installments
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-17-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,726
Posted By docwyte
I've got a Toro with electric start, needs a new...

I've got a Toro with electric start, needs a new carb, will sell for $125.
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1,913
Views: 311,017
Posted By docwyte
I was getting high 40's low 50's for mpg on my...

I was getting high 40's low 50's for mpg on my trip to the KTM rally, mpg depending on whether I had my panniers on or not.

I'm curious to see what you find out, I haven't taken my carb out yet. ...
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 1,913
Views: 311,017
Posted By docwyte
I'm having the same issues as you Troy and all I...

I'm having the same issues as you Troy and all I can think of is that it's the altitude that we're at.

I plan on putting in a smaller pilot jet and maybe going 1 smaller on the main too. Bike...
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 15,408
Posted By docwyte
Are you planning on linking the luggage hoops...

Are you planning on linking the luggage hoops together with a back brace?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-12-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 15,202
Views: 2,276,667
Posted By docwyte
FS: Mikuni BST40

Got this carb to play with so I could learn how to rebuild the one on my bike.

Mission accomplished there, so this one is ready to move on. It's from an '98 KTM and is in decent shape. I took...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-08-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,632
Posted By docwyte
Had a great time! Went to the KTM Rally with...

Had a great time!

Went to the KTM Rally with my friend Jeff. Had a great ride down there taking 285, the colors over Kenosha were awesome! Had brunch in Salida by the river and rolled into...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-08-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 13,350
Posted By docwyte
So I rebuilt the carb and replaced a bunch of old...

So I rebuilt the carb and replaced a bunch of old fuel and vent lines. Bike idles well and has much more power. Think I may be a bit rich on the pilot jet though, plan is to take it apart in the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-07-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 9,618
Posted By docwyte
Hard to get a decent S2000 for $10k. You can get...

Hard to get a decent S2000 for $10k. You can get a nice '95-'99 BMW M3, or a Porsche 928 or a Porsche 944 Turbo tho.
Forum: Ride reports 10-07-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 8,794
Posted By docwyte
Subscribed!

Subscribed!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-06-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By docwyte
Great! Sent you a pm

Great! Sent you a pm
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-06-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By docwyte
Parts for a Razor electric Moto?

So my daughter rode her little electric moto while it had a flat rear tire. I've replaced the tube but now notice that the rear wheel more resembles a taco vs something round.

Anyone know where I...
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,661
Posted By docwyte
He was a really nice guy, sorry to see that he...

He was a really nice guy, sorry to see that he couldn't ride home.
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,661
Posted By docwyte
I had dinner with that Canadian on the awards...

I had dinner with that Canadian on the awards night. Hopefully he got everything sorted out...
Forum: Ride reports 10-03-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,746
Posted By docwyte
Looking forward to seeing more pictures!

Looking forward to seeing more pictures!
Forum: Ride reports 10-03-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 97,054
Posted By docwyte
Considering the bike was out of warranty by a...

Considering the bike was out of warranty by a whisker, what, less than a week? I'd say BMW should step up on this one.

If the bike had been out of warranty for months/years then yes, their...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,661
Posted By docwyte
I did a similar loop around/in the Rio Grande...

I did a similar loop around/in the Rio Grande Canyon the first day. Heading back down into the canyon the road had a good amount of water damage and was fairly steep in spots.

The bartender was...
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,661
Posted By docwyte
640's like to hang out together, NK and I were...

640's like to hang out together, NK and I were riding together that weekend, the Tiger was the oddball out...
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,661
Posted By docwyte
Damn, I knew that was you Questor! I was too shy...

Damn, I knew that was you Questor! I was too shy to come up and find out and say hello.

You were outside on the patio of the brewery when my friend (Triumph Tiger) and I (KTM 640 Adv) popped by...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,487
Posted By docwyte
Having fun reading, keep it up!

Having fun reading, keep it up!
Forum: Vendors 09-23-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1,548
Views: 195,508
Posted By docwyte
Anyone put these in a 640 Adv yet?

Anyone put these in a 640 Adv yet?
Forum: Vendors 09-23-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,702
Posted By docwyte
Do you have anything for the tail light too?

Do you have anything for the tail light too?
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 8,962
Views: 1,958,917
Posted By docwyte
Did you wire them up as additional lights to the...

Did you wire them up as additional lights to the OEM ones, or were you able to sneak them into the OEM housings?
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8,962
Views: 1,958,917
Posted By docwyte
Rode to the KTM rally this past weekend with a...

Rode to the KTM rally this past weekend with a friend on his Triumph. I was leading most of the way since I have a GPS and he doesn't.

He commented that my turn signals were hardly noticeable...
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 6,176
Views: 1,122,900
Posted By docwyte
Rode to the KTM rally this past weekend with a...

Rode to the KTM rally this past weekend with a friend on his Triumph. I was leading most of the way since I have a GPS and he doesn't.

He commented that my turn signals were hardly noticeable and...
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 97,054
Posted By docwyte
Man sorry to hear of your difficulties! Not the...

Man sorry to hear of your difficulties! Not the adventure you were hoping for at all...
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 19,195
Posted By docwyte
Subcribed

Subcribed
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 20,666
Posted By docwyte
Subscribed!

Subscribed!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,632
Posted By docwyte
Weather looks crappy right now. Hopefully it...

Weather looks crappy right now. Hopefully it blows over now, or never comes to pass.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,632
Posted By docwyte
Heading down Thursday am on my 640, along with a...

Heading down Thursday am on my 640, along with a friend on a Triumph and maybe another friend on a 640...
Forum: Ride reports 09-14-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3,847
Views: 1,808,056
Posted By docwyte
Agreed. Basically I want a 690 with my 640's...

Agreed. Basically I want a 690 with my 640's range, fairing and windscreen.

I'd much rather have fuel injection on my 640
Forum: Ride reports 09-13-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 3,847
Views: 1,808,056
Posted By docwyte
I'd like a 690 version of my 640 Adventure. Nice...

I'd like a 690 version of my 640 Adventure. Nice big fuel tank, fairing and windscreen with everything else 690.

Yes, I know you can spend $3000 at Rally Raid, but I want it from the factory and...
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6,176
Views: 1,122,900
Posted By docwyte
I have the Leo Vince on my bike and feel that...

I have the Leo Vince on my bike and feel that it's quiet.
Forum: Face plant 09-09-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,822
Posted By docwyte
Ouch! You may want to go get a few x-rays...

Ouch! You may want to go get a few x-rays taken...

Hope you heal up fast and I recognize that tail rack...:evil
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-05-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,632
Posted By docwyte
Yup, got the email this evening

Yup, got the email this evening
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1,913
Views: 311,017
Posted By docwyte
I agree, but there's a big difference between...

I agree, but there's a big difference between running and not running at all
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 1,913
Views: 311,017
Posted By docwyte
Well, since it's currently my only means of...

Well, since it's currently my only means of transportation I have to ride it.

I'm wary of tearing into it before the trip. The bike currently runs fine, if I (or a shop) takes it apart before the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1,913
Views: 311,017
Posted By docwyte
Well ok then. That's what I thought. I'm not...

Well ok then. That's what I thought. I'm not going to mess with it until after I get back from the KTM rally in a few weeks.

Sure seems like it's running rich, fuel screw is bottomed out. I did...
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