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Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers Yesterday, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 545
Posted By WantToRideMoar
You guys that have replaced your clutches, what...

You guys that have replaced your clutches, what mileage did you do it at, and what kind of riding have you done?

I'm at 13k and my clutch is feeling kinda spongey, and I feel some slippage when...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers Yesterday, 08:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 935
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Yup. Sounds about right. I think I laid out...

Yup. Sounds about right.

I think I laid out about $550 to do it this time myself, but next time will only cost $130 for the engine service kit, plus filter and oil. Now I own all the valve...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-27-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 935
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Next time you need to do it, send me a message. ...

Next time you need to do it, send me a message. We'll work out a way to do it so you can see how it's done. Gotta be done on a cold engine, is the only real challenge.
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-27-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 935
Posted By WantToRideMoar
I don't own a trailer and don't relish the idea...

I don't own a trailer and don't relish the idea of trailering a bike anywhere, anyways... Riding a bike to a service garage means I have to find a ride back home somehow as well as a ride to pick the...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-27-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 935
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Well, I was buoyed by the confidence from a...

Well, I was buoyed by the confidence from a successfully rebuilt XR600R engine, and motivated by the $750 or so price tag of a 12k service at GoAZ. The idea of that cost, once a year or more, made...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-27-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 935
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Just posting in here that I've done my 12k...

Just posting in here that I've done my 12k service on my 800XC recently, and live in Mesa, AZ.

I've got DealerTool and the OBD-II cable, the electrical and fuel line extensions, and a box of valve...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-23-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6,117
Views: 380,520
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Monday ride, anyone? I'm game for all day,...

Monday ride, anyone?

I'm game for all day, but I'll settle for company for anything... even just a Four Peaks / 88 loop. I'd like to do Cherry Creek to Young, across 300 to 87, then 188 back to...
Forum: Vendors 05-22-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
FYI, they are a small company, and they came down...

FYI, they are a small company, and they came down from Hood River, OR, to Flagstaff, AZ, for Overland Expo West last week. Right now they're on vacation, riding various backroads and forest trails...
Forum: Vendors 05-20-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Double-plus interest, here. BC35 owner here,...

Double-plus interest, here. BC35 owner here, from the first pre-order batch. Was up at Overland on my Tiger, loaded with tent and such. The tent pole bag made it hard to seal the BC35's, even on...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-12-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6,117
Views: 380,520
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Who all is going to Overland Expo this weekend? ...

Who all is going to Overland Expo this weekend?

I just rebuilt the motor on my XR (after a few of you inquired if it was a 2-stroke from all the oil it was burning :D ) and it's going up there for...
Forum: Vendors 03-14-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Order in for the 40L Reckless. Torn on going 80...

Order in for the 40L Reckless. Torn on going 80 or 40 for an XR600. But I'll go 40 with a pair of small pouches added and hope for the best.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-04-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6,117
Views: 380,520
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Apache Motorsports referred me over to Wayne at...

Apache Motorsports referred me over to Wayne at Desert Machine, and I dropped off the cylinder, head and piston today. He gave them a quick once-over and was amazed at the wear on the piston and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-02-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6,117
Views: 380,520
Posted By WantToRideMoar
https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/v/t1.0-...

https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/v/t1.0-9/11017166_1069847713044559_2450859885952668524_n.jpg?oh=593fd9f2174672bff341760c0016a503&oe=55755F6C


So, I dismounted the engine on my XR this...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 10-26-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 22,111
Views: 4,324,721
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Where are you guys buying the 12,000 mile service...

Where are you guys buying the 12,000 mile service kit with gaskets and valve shims? My google-fu is weak today and I can't find it online. Edit: Nevermind. It's called an engine service kit, not...
Forum: Face plant 10-20-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,289
Posted By WantToRideMoar
OP, bummer man! Heal up! Here's a pic of...

OP, bummer man! Heal up!

Here's a pic of the mailbox from July of this year... I guess I'm lucky to have gotten it. You're welcome to borrow it and claim it as your own.:D
...
Forum: Vendors 09-18-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 13,388
Posted By WantToRideMoar
I don't have a problem with 250cc... I have a...

I don't have a problem with 250cc... I have a problem with 250cc and near 400 pounds. Also agreed on the request for specs. How is anyone going to take this bike seriously in plans to ride the BDRs...
Forum: Vendors 09-13-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Just paid my invoice. I don't think I've been...

Just paid my invoice. I don't think I've been this excited to give anyone money ever. Is this what it's like to ride through some parts of Nevada?:rofl
Forum: Vendors 09-12-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
What's the email address that the invoice will...

What's the email address that the invoice will come from? That way I can add it to my safe senders list and it won't get routed to my junk mail.
Forum: Vendors 09-02-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Dave, go back and re-read the description on the...

Dave, go back and re-read the description on the Backcountry setup. It's set up to allow for carrying multiple MSR fuel bottles. I getcha that more is always better, but I was sold with the idea of...
Forum: Vendors 08-12-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
It may not be ideal, but you gotta work with what...

It may not be ideal, but you gotta work with what you have. That location is better than in the tent, or still strapped to the bike. No one wants an 800 pound visitor scratching at the tent looking...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-31-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Can you elaborate on this? I'm running a...

Can you elaborate on this?

I'm running a Full bore M41 rear, and was forced to buy a new tire when I ruined my M41 front recently (mud in front fender tore it up pretty bad). My only choice at...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 07-29-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5,030
Views: 754,730
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Just got a Madstad front windshield for my Tiger....

Just got a Madstad front windshield for my Tiger. I've been running it for about 4 days now. Very happy with it. Night and day difference in wind turbulence. I'm 6'3" and got the 20" screen. I...
Forum: Vendors 07-29-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 310,368
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Ditto. I worry far more about heat for 99% of my...

Ditto. I worry far more about heat for 99% of my riding, than I do about wet or cold. In fact, I want sweat to evaporate off me from inside the jacket to outside. When I need it, I'll zip in/on a...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Thoughts on the trip and what I would have done...

Thoughts on the trip and what I would have done differently:

1. Touratech front fender riser, and a knobbier front tire. I have an IRC TR8 earmarked for this bike sitting in my laundry room, but...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
July 13. The ride out of Tonopah allowed the...

July 13. The ride out of Tonopah allowed the imagination to run wild. There was a full moon out. Jackrabbits were all over the road. I never hit one, but not for lack of their trying. Must have...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
July 7th: It was maintenance day. I found a...

July 7th: It was maintenance day. I found a laundromat and took care of that task, ate breakfast at one of my old haunts by my college, and found a CycleGear store where I bought a replacement...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
July 4th. The next morning I reassembled the...

July 4th. The next morning I reassembled the bike but was unhappy with the quality of epoxy weld, so I got some JB Weld to try later on. It was a late start, and I slabbed to Fredonia on the north...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
So I realized that I've done you all a disservice...

So I realized that I've done you all a disservice and haven't given you a proper ride report. This sad excuse of an array of excuses doesn't count. :D

Pulling together pics and a proper...
Forum: Ride reports 07-04-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
So i am in tonopah nv tonight. Yesterday's...

So i am in tonopah nv tonight.

Yesterday's repairs consumed part of this morning and set me back. I arrived at my turnoff for the jaunt into toiyabe at dusk. I tried to make it up there in the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-04-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
So the azbdr is currently under about 6" of mud...

So the azbdr is currently under about 6" of mud about 10 miles north of 87. Ask me how I know. Go ahead. Ask.:D

I crashed in the mud. Front fender got filled with mud and seized it. Down I go...
Forum: Ride reports 07-03-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Mesa, AZ to Seattle, WA

It's time for a summer adventure and I want to get away from the 110* furnace here in Arizona, so I'm headed off to Seattle to visit a couple friends up that way for a few days.

It'll be 11 days...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 07-02-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 5,030
Views: 754,730
Posted By WantToRideMoar
Update on my lighting efforts with a set of Rigid...

Update on my lighting efforts with a set of Rigid Industries SRM-2 lights:

I'm sure there's lots of companies out there with comparable products... but this is a local company to us here in the...
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