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Forum: Americas 03-23-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,008
Posted By crashmaster
Just about. :lol3 Some of the more heavily...

Just about. :lol3

Some of the more heavily traveled dirt roads have a lot of ruts and small washouts, but the rocky stuff, doesn't seem to matter if a hurricane went through or not, its always...
Forum: Latin America 03-23-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,391
Posted By crashmaster
Not as of last week. no machinery, no grading,...

Not as of last week. no machinery, no grading, nada.
Forum: Americas 03-21-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By crashmaster
If you can change the route around to fit the...

If you can change the route around to fit the bike, that's the best option IMO.

If you don't want to drop big bucks on supermoto wheels and tires, simply run Pirelli MT-90 Scorpions front and...
Forum: Americas 03-21-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,008
Posted By crashmaster
Just got back from Baja. Rode a bunch of inland...

Just got back from Baja. Rode a bunch of inland rocky single track in BCN and only dipped into BCS, so I'm of absolutely no help. Thought I would go further south but was so beat up after a week of...
Forum: Americas 03-19-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,178
Posted By crashmaster
Howdy Shu! :wave I still remember that day...

Howdy Shu! :wave

I still remember that day well. When I told you what time it was you boys started steppin' and fetchin' like your heads were on fire and your asses were catchin'. :rofl And as...
Forum: Latin America 03-19-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By crashmaster
yep. :lol3 The yet to be produced Honda...

yep. :lol3


The yet to be produced Honda has huge promise IMO. I hope they get it right and hit one out of the park with that bike.

The XR Frankenbike, personally, I would pass on that one....
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4,754
Views: 1,626,343
Posted By crashmaster
Or ride east. :evil Its all coming,...

Or ride east. :evil



Its all coming, seat, scotts, pegs, etc, etc, etc until the damned thing costs $20,000 :lol3

The Basel Kit is awfully tempting, but I don't have the money or the mad...
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 15,620
Views: 860,910
Posted By crashmaster
:rofl:rofl:rofl

:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 15,620
Views: 860,910
Posted By crashmaster
Love my WR and never regretted it. Solid, great...

Love my WR and never regretted it. Solid, great bike.

http://crashmaster.smugmug.com/Other/Observatory/i-8mWCqxL/0/XL/photo-4-XL.jpg



However, after a little spin on this animal I just...
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 4,754
Views: 1,626,343
Posted By crashmaster
Just picked up my brand spankin new 2015. After...

Just picked up my brand spankin new 2015. After a short 100 mile ride today I'm giving the bike a Chinese name:

Ho….. Lee…... Fuk!!!! :lol3

Awesome machine. Should have bought one of these a...
Forum: Americas 03-09-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,008
Posted By crashmaster
Well, compared to sections on the other routes,...

Well, compared to sections on the other routes, there is no sand on the way to Cocos. :lol3
Forum: Americas 03-09-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,008
Posted By crashmaster
Sure thing. I'll be back in a couple of weeks...

Sure thing. I'll be back in a couple of weeks and will let you know if I run any of those routes you mentioned.

If you do want to stay at the yurts, might want to see now if they still have...
Forum: Americas 03-09-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,008
Posted By crashmaster
On your San Juanico - San Javier - Loreto leg,...

On your San Juanico - San Javier - Loreto leg, the portion near the Commondus could be interesting after last years hurricanes.

Here it was a few years ago. It was only washed out like this in...
Forum: Vendors 03-04-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 58,647
Posted By crashmaster
Looking to use a Coyote on a KTM 690, with the...

Looking to use a Coyote on a KTM 690, with the stock nuclear reactor exhaust can. Does the hot springs mount up well on the 690, and is it adequate protection from the extremely hot exhaust can? ...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-03-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,047
Posted By crashmaster
:rofl That's the truth. The rear 908 does...

:rofl That's the truth. The rear 908 does everything poorly, except wear, which in this case is also a negative. :lol3


About the toughness of the 9X0, yep tough bike. I went down on Mex 1 at...
Forum: Americas 02-19-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,461
Posted By crashmaster
http://crashmaster.smugmug.com/Other/Observatory/i...

http://crashmaster.smugmug.com/Other/Observatory/i-t7vJcC4/1/S/IMG_2308-1-S.jpg
http://crashmaster.smugmug.com/Other/Observatory/i-LCXJnwG/1/S/IMG_2309-S.jpg
Forum: Americas 02-19-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,461
Posted By crashmaster
Some of my stamps have either "entrada, E" or...

Some of my stamps have either "entrada, E" or "salida, S" on them, but not all of them have that, FWIW.

When I've handed in my FMT, at times I have seen migracion folks start punching away at the...
Forum: Alaska 02-19-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,496
Posted By crashmaster
TKC's on a CBR? cool. :freaky

TKC's on a CBR? cool. :freaky
Forum: Alaska 02-18-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,496
Posted By crashmaster
Great stuff man. I think I just found a new...

Great stuff man. I think I just found a new winter activity for me to do, well, if winter ever comes back that is.
Forum: Alaska 02-17-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,496
Posted By crashmaster
For sure. That looks like big fun actually.

For sure. That looks like big fun actually.
Forum: Americas 02-17-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,461
Posted By crashmaster
Actually, either one is fine, but from the east...

Actually, either one is fine, but from the east crossing if you're not familiar, its a little nebulous/complicated how to get going south on Mex 5, but not a real big deal, just kind of feel your way...
Forum: Americas 02-17-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 28,018
Views: 2,391,679
Posted By crashmaster
Yep. Most of Asia seems to not be a problem for...

Yep. Most of Asia seems to not be a problem for non-chip cards. Don't have a problem in Latin America either. Europe is a problem for chipless cards in many places. Want to fuel up with your...
Forum: Alaska 02-17-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,496
Posted By crashmaster
Girdwood: May 18, 2013 ...

Girdwood: May 18, 2013

http://crashmaster.smugmug.com/Other/Observatory/i-KCXqkgK/1/M/photo-3-M.jpg
Forum: Americas 02-16-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 28,018
Views: 2,391,679
Posted By crashmaster
Punta del Este during culo season is worth a...

Punta del Este during culo season is worth a visit. :evil

For Mexico, Zipolite beach has an ok culo season as well.
...
Forum: Americas 02-15-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,461
Posted By crashmaster
Mexicali crossing is a breeze. Just pull over to...

Mexicali crossing is a breeze. Just pull over to the buildings on the right, get your FMT. No hay problema. If you want to wait to get your TVIP, you can do so at the ferry terminal in Pichilingue.
Forum: Latin America 02-09-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,439
Posted By crashmaster
Justin, I like to use the Rancho Ojai KOA for...

Justin, I like to use the Rancho Ojai KOA for parking. Once you enter Tecate, get on Mex 2 libre, NOT the cuota, and head east. After about 20 minutes or so out of town, on your left you will see...
Forum: Latin America 02-09-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By crashmaster
After that long, I bet you can actually watch the...

After that long, I bet you can actually watch the farticulates wash down the drain. :lol3
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-08-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,733
Posted By crashmaster
If you try it, might be a good idea to put on a...

If you try it, might be a good idea to put on a nomex suit before hand. :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 01-30-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,537
Posted By crashmaster
Best thing I ever did in my life, hands down. ...

Best thing I ever did in my life, hands down. Ride Report is in sig line. Its amateur stuff compared to your photos though.

It is getting about time for another extended ride. Just need to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,393
Posted By crashmaster
Good solution.

Good solution.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,393
Posted By crashmaster
+1 Getting all the air out can be a little...

+1 Getting all the air out can be a little tricky. FWIW, removing the rear wheel and setting the bike on the swing arm to burp the system did not work well for me when I did a wp change in a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,862
Posted By crashmaster
I have not tried CJ's tank but I have used Ned's...

I have not tried CJ's tank but I have used Ned's tank for quite a few years. I did wind up ripping off the mounting plate with the swing arm while going through some larger whoops at a pretty good...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,577
Posted By crashmaster
Interesting comment. Most of Alaska, and Canada...

Interesting comment. Most of Alaska, and Canada if it is even accessible at all, its by small aircraft, by river, by dog sled, or on foot, and lacks any human population. Its wilderness compared to...
Forum: Ride reports 01-29-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,537
Posted By crashmaster
Yep that was it. :freaky Still, great ride...

Yep that was it. :freaky

Still, great ride report amigo!
Forum: Ride reports 01-28-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,537
Posted By crashmaster
Great write up. Love the style and humor. The...

Great write up. Love the style and humor. The pics are really top notch as well. :freaky

I think I ran into you guys at Panama customs at the airport. Around May 2011? I was on the last...
Forum: Latin America 01-15-2015, 12:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By crashmaster
Try La Serena in the north, and of course...

Try La Serena in the north, and of course Santiago, then further south, Chillan, Temuco. I'm sure that many other places have them too, but I found all kinds of tires including MT-21's in the places...
Forum: Latin America 01-04-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,791
Posted By crashmaster
Its not different. Don't re-think it, unless all...

Its not different. Don't re-think it, unless all proceeds are going to one of Malcolm Smiths orphanages/charities or the like to help the less fortunate folks of Baja California. Just sayin' amigo. ...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-31-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,705
Posted By crashmaster
For Baja, I just strap a small tail bag, bivy bag...

For Baja, I just strap a small tail bag, bivy bag and ground tarp on the back with some Rok straps. Camping, I sleep in my riding gear, on the ground tarp and bivy bag. ITs pretty Spartan, but it...
Forum: Latin America 12-31-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,506
Posted By crashmaster
So how did you like the lagunas route and SW...

So how did you like the lagunas route and SW Bolivia Bob? Post up some pics!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-31-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,806
Posted By crashmaster
You'll figure it out, Proper knobbies on the 990...

You'll figure it out, Proper knobbies on the 990 are a must if you take it in real off road conditions. On dirt roads/two tracks with knobbies, I sometimes wind up riding at speeds way over my...
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