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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-07-2014, 06:07 AM
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Views: 383,519
Posted By Krabill
I rode to work today. Does that count for...

I rode to work today. Does that count for anything? :ricky
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 43,284
Views: 8,194,806
Posted By Krabill
I run 16/16 in the 300 in rocks. It isn't as...

I run 16/16 in the 300 in rocks. It isn't as heavy as the WRR, so there is less chance of a pinch flat simply because there isn't as much mass behind it when you slam into a rock.
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 43,284
Views: 8,194,806
Posted By Krabill
Everything in Oklahoma and Arkansas is rocks....

Everything in Oklahoma and Arkansas is rocks. Lots and lots of rocks.

I run 18/18 to avoid pinch flats and haven't had one yet.

Some of my friends insist on running less because they swear the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 43,284
Views: 8,194,806
Posted By Krabill
If you can't find a used one for less than...

If you can't find a used one for less than retail, simply go buy a new one. Problem solved :deal
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-02-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Krabill
Update . . . I had to call down there today for...

Update . . . I had to call down there today for another matter, so I brought up your little conundrum. He said no problem, he'd get you fixed right up.

Go to Alexander's Machine at 3700 N...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Yeah, but 3k miles or not, it's still an '08,...

Yeah, but 3k miles or not, it's still an '08, right? That means it's 6 years old. :dunno
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Just an update on my front brake . . . I followed...

Just an update on my front brake . . . I followed the advice here for a quick fix. I pulled the caliper off, pumped the lever until the pads were touching, pressed them back all the way apart to...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 198,857
Posted By Krabill
I didn't touch the needle when I made the jetting...

I didn't touch the needle when I made the jetting changes. We spend most of our time right at, or just off, idle in a section. You don't use much throttle at all if you're doing it right. That...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Better sell it quick. And cheap. Nobody will...

Better sell it quick. And cheap. Nobody will want a pos like that.
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 198,857
Posted By Krabill
I'm with Gordy on this one. At least where a...

I'm with Gordy on this one. At least where a trials bike is concerned. The Ute cup in Colorado brings trials riders from all over the country. Those guys know a thing or two about making a two...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-01-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Krabill
You could also try Alexander's machine shop. ...

You could also try Alexander's machine shop. They're a pretty big outfit and don't usually handle small, off-the-street work, but if you tell them Steve Krabill from Hammermills International sent...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 43,284
Views: 8,194,806
Posted By Krabill
I think my speedo DRD is set somewhere around...

I think my speedo DRD is set somewhere around 14.6 or 14.7%. It's awful :lol3

HF used 13/46 and was pretty happy with it. Anything will be better than the stock 43

:hide
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 43,284
Views: 8,194,806
Posted By Krabill
Yup. 606's on both ends.

Yup. 606's on both ends.
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 43,284
Views: 8,194,806
Posted By Krabill
It might hold 60 in 6th with stock gearing, but...

It might hold 60 in 6th with stock gearing, but we've got 75 mph highways here in Okieland. Any headwind or incline on the highway at 65-75 will have you downshifting to 5th to stay there. With...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 198,857
Posted By Krabill
He just said "shut up and put the jets in that I...

He just said "shut up and put the jets in that I told you to" :lol3

He was right.
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 43,284
Views: 8,194,806
Posted By Krabill
For me, personally, it wasn't about making 1st...

For me, personally, it wasn't about making 1st and 2nd lower . . . it was about making 6th useable on the highway. Stock, 6th gear is completely useless. Any incline or even the slightest headwind...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 198,857
Posted By Krabill
When I went up to ride the Ute cup, I went leaner...

When I went up to ride the Ute cup, I went leaner on the main and richer on the pilot per the old guy's insistence :huh It ran great. Who'd a thunk it :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 198,857
Posted By Krabill
How much hp does an orange Jeep net me? ...

How much hp does an orange Jeep net me?

http://i58.tinypic.com/15ot6qd.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I think a WRR would be perfect :deal They're...

I think a WRR would be perfect :deal

They're pretty popular in Austrailia. At least from what I can tell from AIS block-off kit sales. I've shipped just as many AIS block-off kits to Austrailia...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 198,857
Posted By Krabill
I think another thing messing with me is the...

I think another thing messing with me is the weather. When I got the bike, it was still cool out and the bike ran great. Now it's 90+ and humid. It needs leaned out. I turned the air screw all...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 198,857
Posted By Krabill
I've realized I'm going to have to look at my...

I've realized I'm going to have to look at my jetting as well. This past weekend I rode miles and miles of really tight single track with no room to open it up and it started getting plugged up. ...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-01-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4,467
Views: 203,692
Posted By Krabill
:eek1

:eek1
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I know, right? Those 606's would have just rolled...

I know, right? Those 606's would have just rolled over whatever the hell stuck my jeep tire.
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
If you didn't know any better, you might think I...

If you didn't know any better, you might think I was a KTM fan boy :lol3

http://i58.tinypic.com/15ot6qd.jpg

Pulled into one of the local riding areas . . . shit :baldy
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Trade ya front brakes?

Trade ya front brakes?
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I'm the opposite. I'm used to firm brakes that...

I'm the opposite. I'm used to firm brakes that work perfectly. The brakes on the WRR are amazing. The brakes on my trials bike will toss you over the bars. The brakes on the Tenere are superb. ...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I'll try that, but I still need to replace the...

I'll try that, but I still need to replace the screw :cry
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
So . . . the gf and I are planning on hitting...

So . . . the gf and I are planning on hitting some single track this weekend, so I head out to the garage to do a little once-over on the bikes to make sure they'll be ready.

Her WR450 needs new...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I rode my WRR from Tulsa up to Ishpeming once. ...

I rode my WRR from Tulsa up to Ishpeming once.

https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xaf1/t1.0-9/38300_441830636659_7849024_n.jpg

Stopped at Da Yoopers Tourist Trap :lol3
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I'm staying on Mackinaw the 23rd-24th. Almost...

I'm staying on Mackinaw the 23rd-24th. Almost the UP, but still not near WI.
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I know a lot of guys who feel the same way. ...

I know a lot of guys who feel the same way. Living in Northern Michigan for a few years, I didn't really have a choice. You either learn to ride in the sand, or you don't ride.

We've got the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
I grew up in NE Ohio. I'll be in Northern...

I grew up in NE Ohio. I'll be in Northern Michigan (Higgin's Lake) July 19th-26th. Your more than welcome to come ride the sand with me up there.

With all the other stuff I have planned for the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
The whole story . . . my buddy and I had ridden...

The whole story . . . my buddy and I had ridden over it a few times in the previous few weeks, and while he complained about it a little bit, it wasn't enough to stop and do anything about it. When...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Yup. KTM riders will trailer here from all over...

Yup. KTM riders will trailer here from all over Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri, and Texas just to ride that trail :deal

Some love it, some hate it, but even the guys that bitch about it always come...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-25-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,827
Posted By Krabill
Anybody feel like riding Stillwater again this...

Anybody feel like riding Stillwater again this Saturday?

No time keeping, no scoring, just fun blasting the trail :ricky
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Nah, we ride that trail quite a bit and that tree...

Nah, we ride that trail quite a bit and that tree that's laying across the trail had been there for a few weeks. He was getting tired of riding over it, so we stopped this time to do some tree...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
. . . so was this one, where I was pulling out my...

. . . so was this one, where I was pulling out my tools to fix a KTM :lol3

https://scontent-b-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/t1.0-9/62585_470430631659_794429_n.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
This pic was taken on that trail. ...

This pic was taken on that trail.

https://scontent-a-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/t1.0-9/44259_475378956659_7431681_n.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Yeah, I told them I wouldn't charge for the first...

Yeah, I told them I wouldn't charge for the first pic with me. You gotta pay after that :deal
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 326,411
Posted By Krabill
Hmm . . . my WRR goes everywhere a KTM does and...

Hmm . . . my WRR goes everywhere a KTM does and it doesn't need parts all the time.

https://fbcdn-sphotos-f-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpa1/t1.0-9/62492_470430756659_4519449_n.jpg

Oh yeah . . ....
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