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Forum: 2 smokers 09-18-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 25,379
Posted By barryadam
Sometimes on the road.... ...

Sometimes on the road....

http://i356.photobucket.com/albums/oo1/barryadam_photos/IMG_0729.jpg (http://s356.photobucket.com/user/barryadam_photos/media/IMG_0729.jpg.html)

Sometimes off the...
Forum: 2 smokers 09-18-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,091
Posted By barryadam
I fill one like this with Yamalube 2R... ...

I fill one like this with Yamalube 2R...

http://i356.photobucket.com/albums/oo1/barryadam_photos/searoilcontainer.jpg...
Forum: 2 smokers 02-08-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 38,795
Posted By barryadam
Truth. :clap . . . ('cept maybe a CA...

Truth. :clap
.
.
.
('cept maybe a CA plated KDX220 instead of the XR. You know - two strokes.)

'sup 'RAD? :freaky
Forum: 2 smokers 02-08-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 38,795
Posted By barryadam
I have an e-line stator coil in mine. It's OK...

I have an e-line stator coil in mine. It's OK for a Baja Headlight, but not if you really need to see anything in the dark. Takes a lot of revs to get good light. Lots of revs = lots of speed. ...
Forum: 2 smokers 12-13-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 339,346
Posted By barryadam
Top photo: Cook's Corner Bottom photo:...

Top photo: Cook's Corner

Bottom photo: Cleghorn. Silverwood Lake. San Bernadino NF.

Where you at these days?

I haven't been back on KXRiders in ages.

Barry
Forum: 2 smokers 12-11-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 339,346
Posted By barryadam
Or you could be here.... ...

Or you could be here....

http://i356.photobucket.com/albums/oo1/barryadam_photos/IMG_0729.jpg

Or here.....


http://i356.photobucket.com/albums/oo1/barryadam_photos/IMG_0401.jpg

Barry
Forum: 2 smokers 09-27-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,166
Posted By barryadam
I get a lot of surge and other unpleasantness on...

I get a lot of surge and other unpleasantness on the KX500. :D
10 miles of pavement is enough for me.

The KDX220R is more civilized on the road. But I wouldn't plan a long pavement ride with it....
Forum: The Garage 09-26-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,944
Posted By barryadam
Is there any good marketplace for those cassette...

Is there any good marketplace for those cassette tape decks? I have a hardly used LX3 (?) that needs belts and rollers. Rather see it go to someone who'll fix it and use it.

Barry
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,983
Posted By barryadam
Hiya Nils. :wave Keep it coming....:lurk ...

Hiya Nils. :wave

Keep it coming....:lurk

Barry
Forum: The Garage 05-20-2011, 11:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,425
Posted By barryadam
Having only two hands to do a three handed job. ...

Having only two hands to do a three handed job.
The one tire iron that was left unsupervised to hold the bead from walking, decided to flip-attack my forehead producing a bleeding gash, then...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-01-2011, 12:15 AM
Replies: 4,744
Views: 1,756,438
Posted By barryadam
A few years ago....

http://i356.photobucket.com/albums/oo1/barryadam_photos/IMG_0401-1.jpg
Forum: The Garage 02-22-2011, 10:37 PM
Replies: 6,253
Views: 2,764,832
Posted By barryadam
And your own Bobcat ! We used to have one...

And your own Bobcat !

We used to have one when I was a kid. I see they have so many more options these days than we did back in the 70's.
Sure made clearing snow from the skating rink fun. If I...
Forum: Ride reports 01-24-2011, 02:20 PM
Replies: 503
Views: 572,294
Posted By barryadam
Frank, Good luck with your back. You have...

Frank,

Good luck with your back. You have inspired so many people by caring enough to share your skills. If you let them, you will find that there are a lot of caring people here and in the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-21-2011, 04:40 PM
Replies: 32,053
Views: 3,054,180
Posted By barryadam
Thanks Brent, Jeff, Joel. PM sent, Jeff. ...

Thanks Brent, Jeff, Joel.
PM sent, Jeff.

Barry
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-20-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 32,053
Views: 3,054,180
Posted By barryadam
Off-topic, but the best place I could think of posting.

Do any of you local regulars know of a guy from Huntington Beach that had a 1996 red KLX650 ? I went to look at one today, and the second owner stated that he bought it a couple of years ago from...
Forum: Ride reports 12-17-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 91,676
Posted By barryadam
Nice RR, DP. Thanks. It's been a long while...

Nice RR, DP. Thanks.
It's been a long while since I've been back home to NW Alberta, and to BC.
The country is as diverse as the USA, and you picked some of the best of it to see.
The views are...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-23-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 37,773
Posted By barryadam
Well, looks like all the planets are not going to...

Well, looks like all the planets are not going to align for us, so KM is out. Prolly make an abbreviated week-ending trip to LPNF instead. Y'all have fun at KM and post some pics, will ya.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-23-2010, 12:33 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 37,773
Posted By barryadam
coincidently, my son & I have already planned a...

coincidently, my son & I have already planned a trip to KM for this week and just saw this thread.

We will be there early afternoon Thursday, leaving early Saturday morning, so, unfortunately,...
Forum: The Garage 07-22-2010, 02:20 PM
Replies: 6,253
Views: 2,764,832
Posted By barryadam
I wish I had a neighbor like RoyB......

I wish I had a neighbor like RoyB......
Forum: The Garage 07-19-2010, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By barryadam
Can you fab mounts to the frame instead? ...

Can you fab mounts to the frame instead?

Here's how I did it on a KDX. Don't know if that would apply to your R80G/S.

http://www.kdxrider.net/forums/viewtopic.php?t=7144&highlight=skidplate
Forum: The Garage 07-06-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,700
Posted By barryadam
I don't think the OP was going to eliminate the...

I don't think the OP was going to eliminate the pins. He just needs to remove them to machine the ring groove.

They are pressed in. The best way to remove them with minimal damage is to heat the...
Forum: The Garage 07-02-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 17,999
Posted By barryadam
Seriously, if you want good rust removal and long...

Seriously, if you want good rust removal and long term protection with 100% coverage, you want EN plating. Cheaper and easier than any of the others, too. And no chance of flaking or chipping. ...
Forum: The Garage 06-19-2010, 01:10 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 43,327
Posted By barryadam
and that black hi-temp silicone is a mess. Last...

and that black hi-temp silicone is a mess. Last under fingernails for a while. Doesn't do well in the laundry, either, in case you were wondering.
Forum: The Garage 06-18-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 43,327
Posted By barryadam
After wrestling with fasteners while restoring...

After wrestling with fasteners while restoring old Enduros, when I work on my DS or street bikes, I'm another one of those "use Anti-Seize almost everywhere" guys.
With a proper cleaning of all...
Forum: The Garage 05-21-2010, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,565
Posted By barryadam
:+1 The DO rule. I've used the Snap On set...

:+1

The DO rule.
I've used the Snap On set a lot.
One of my better investments.
Forum: The Garage 05-07-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,569
Posted By barryadam
Shoulda duct taped some coat hanger wire to it to...

Shoulda duct taped some coat hanger wire to it to reinforce it.

:deal
Forum: Old's Cool 05-06-2010, 05:01 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,789
Posted By barryadam
Are these bikes any different than the many...

Are these bikes any different than the many "projects" we all have sitting around waiting for some free time, or special parts, or some disposable income, or that "freed-up" workshop, or whatever? ...
Forum: Equipment 04-26-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 857
Posted By barryadam
Thanks for the link. If you hadn't posted the...

Thanks for the link. If you hadn't posted the link, I would have thought you were using "lame" as an adjective. :rofl

I'm still studying the instruction manual.
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 857
Posted By barryadam
Kool. Looks like the stuff. :dj Thanks. ...

Kool. Looks like the stuff.
:dj
Thanks. :beer
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 857
Posted By barryadam
mp3 editing software

I have some long mp3 files that contain 2-3 hours of music and would like to edit and parse out some of the songs to create a playlist.
Any recommendations for easy to use (intuitive), but capable...
Forum: Equipment 03-30-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 916
Posted By barryadam
Need armor for Yamaha / Hein Gericke Jacket

Somehow, I've lost one of the armor pads from my Yamaha Racing jacket. It's made by Hein Gericke, and the shoulder and elbow inserts are identical.
I see that there are some aftermarket pads...
Forum: The Garage 03-25-2010, 04:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,143
Posted By barryadam
+1 Kroil works great, but I have to use it...

+1

Kroil works great, but I have to use it outside and downwind.
Forum: The Garage 03-24-2010, 11:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,255
Posted By barryadam
Richard, www.YamahaEnduro.com...

Richard,

www.YamahaEnduro.com (http://www.YamahaEnduro.com)

:deal
Forum: The Garage 02-18-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,589
Posted By barryadam
Better living through chemicals

Why bother?

Local platers that do small lots and custom jobs have a min charge of about $40 for bright zinc and will take up to about 250 lbs.
Parts are cleaned, re-plated and look better than...
Forum: The Garage 02-18-2010, 01:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,850
Posted By barryadam
Glass with a cheap plastic sheet as a replacable...

Glass with a cheap plastic sheet as a replacable "tear-off".
Forum: The Garage 02-17-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,395
Posted By barryadam
Heli-Coils are like sex. If you have a bad...

Heli-Coils are like sex. If you have a bad experience, you did something wrong. - Larry W.

:wink:
Forum: The Garage 02-10-2010, 05:03 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 17,999
Posted By barryadam
If you are going to repaint...get it EN plated. ...

If you are going to repaint...get it EN plated.

http://forum.caswellplating.com/electroplating-questions/10400-plating-inside-motorcycle-gas-tanks.html#post59537
Forum: Ride reports 01-12-2010, 10:03 PM
Replies: 503
Views: 572,294
Posted By barryadam
Very nice, Frank. Great composition, fantastic...

Very nice, Frank. Great composition, fantastic scenery, and super camera work. Like everyone that rides said: ...makes you feel the essence of being in the ride.

Those pictures are sharper and...
Forum: Ride reports 12-20-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,688
Views: 2,005,667
Posted By barryadam
Great adventure, Colebatch. Do you keep a...

Great adventure, Colebatch. Do you keep a written travel diary? How do you capture such great details and recall them all later?

Have you considered helmet mounted 2-way radios for...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-29-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,570
Posted By barryadam
+1. Well said. Try coming up on a pack of...

+1.
Well said.

Try coming up on a pack of stunters.
Last time i did, the guy at the back of the pack turned to see me coming in traffic and popped it straight up (at 70 mph) and rode weaving...
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