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Forum: Hacks 11-08-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,005
Posted By TriplePete
I love my Ural so much I want another one. Not a...

I love my Ural so much I want another one. Not a gas and go machine, but it's fun and necessary to tinker. Don't get one if you don't want to attract attention.
Forum: Americas 11-08-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,822
Posted By TriplePete
+1 Copper Canyon is a must do.

+1

Copper Canyon is a must do.
Forum: Hacks 10-11-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 19,281
Posted By TriplePete
Ohhh Norms, you just gave me a great idea!!!...

Ohhh Norms, you just gave me a great idea!!! Alaska by Ural.... I was gonna do by Tiger XC.... but my Patrol would be sweet and comfy if slow... perfect!
Forum: Ride reports 10-11-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 28,038
Posted By TriplePete
Fabulous RR. Glad you got to enjoy that...

Fabulous RR. Glad you got to enjoy that streak... this streak! of dry weather in our own Beautiful BC! I been wanting to do Bella Coola and Cariboo since I got my Tiger... Next year for sure!
...
Forum: Beasts 09-21-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
What cases and brackets are those?????

What cases and brackets are those?????
Forum: Hacks 09-21-2012, 11:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,067
Posted By TriplePete
Roll cages are for pussies! Even at slower...

Roll cages are for pussies!

Even at slower speeds side car racing must be the most intense - pilot or passenger. The only thing that requires bigger nuts are Motocross sidecars.... or maybe a...
Forum: Hacks 09-21-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,067
Posted By TriplePete
High risk high return investment banking!

High risk high return investment banking!
Forum: Hacks 09-20-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,337,371
Posted By TriplePete
http://www.peterchowphotography.com/Motorcycles/My...

http://www.peterchowphotography.com/Motorcycles/My-Motorcycles/i-tBvDsRX/0/L/circlesep-1024x591-L.jpg
Forum: Hacks 09-19-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2,668
Views: 414,943
Posted By TriplePete
I have ridden modern motorcycles for the past 12...

I have ridden modern motorcycles for the past 12 years since having a motorcycle license. Reliable trouble free motorcycling for the past decade. I had the pleasure of meet Mr. Cobb and his Ural...
Forum: Hacks 09-16-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,067
Posted By TriplePete
Let see your flying chair

So I just bought this 2006 Patrol about a month ago. First Hack - I love it and wife really loves it. Learned to do the flying chair pretty quick and she leared to love it too as you can see.
...
Forum: Hacks 09-16-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 17,250
Posted By TriplePete
Just got this 2006 Patrol a month ago and loving...

Just got this 2006 Patrol a month ago and loving every unrefined kilometer of it! I take it to shoot skeet - just need a proper gun rack.

...
Forum: Hacks 08-15-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 2,668
Views: 414,943
Posted By TriplePete
I just bought a 2006 Patrol with 5700 kms. Loved...

I just bought a 2006 Patrol with 5700 kms. Loved every 400 km since I picked it up 2 days ago! After reading this thread I probably should have researched Urals before buying mine on impulse:eek1 ...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2011, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1,494
Views: 534,904
Posted By TriplePete
Yikes! That leg don't look right! At least you're...

Yikes! That leg don't look right! At least you're alive and safe. Hope you can continue on soon:freaky
Forum: Beasts 06-27-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
Lots of body plastic to remove including beak to...

Lots of body plastic to remove including beak to get tank off. Including self taught tank removal, it took me 3 hours. I was sober.:rofl
Forum: Beasts 06-26-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
Stock Battle Wings till they wear out :D

Stock Battle Wings till they wear out :D
Forum: Beasts 06-26-2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
So I did a proper DS ride with my Tiger and I...

So I did a proper DS ride with my Tiger and I have to say I am really pleased with the way she behaved in my novice hands and stock Battle Wings. I did the Hurley Pass today in backyard of my...
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
I have had screen off before and its quieter with...

I have had screen off before and its quieter with no buffeting but no chest protection.
I still want protection from wind but not directed at my head. I find if i get my head above screen the air is...
Forum: Beasts 06-24-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
Dunno if anyone has done this but I managed to...

Dunno if anyone has done this but I managed to drop my stock screen all the way down to instrument cluster.

...
Forum: Beasts 06-24-2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
Nice bags!! Did the triumph matching lock...

Nice bags!! Did the triumph matching lock tumblers work on the Jesse's?
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 1,494
Views: 534,904
Posted By TriplePete
Sweet. I am so jealous... ride the world and get...

Sweet. I am so jealous... ride the world and get free professional photo gear... nice!
:clap
Forum: Ride reports 06-18-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,152
Posted By TriplePete
Beautiful RR. Gorgeous pics !!! Funny thing - I...

Beautiful RR. Gorgeous pics !!! Funny thing - I owned that same Sunset Red Sprint ST and sold it for a white Tiger 800 XC !!! Seeing them together brings a tear to my eyes:D
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
Fuel exhaust

Anyone if these are available in North America?

http://youtu.be/NOMgeDoPkIQ
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
SW Motec Vid

<iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/qZ3slgrF56s" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="349" width="560"></iframe>

dunno if this is repost, enjoy!
Forum: The Garage 06-13-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By TriplePete
excellent innovation. might have to give it a...

excellent innovation. might have to give it a try!
Forum: The Garage 06-13-2011, 04:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By TriplePete
good call. I think I will invest in manual pump. ...

good call. I think I will invest in manual pump. I gotta bunch of CO2 cartridges too.
Forum: The Garage 06-13-2011, 12:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By TriplePete
Question Tube repair - what's in your off road kit?

I am new to off road and new to spoke rims and tube tires. What should I be carrying for total bush tube repair? I have a Tiger 800 XC.

I been told to run heavy duty tubes and carry standard...
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 19,131
Posted By TriplePete
Good luck on your adventure - it's gonna be a...

Good luck on your adventure - it's gonna be a good one!
Forum: Beasts 05-29-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
91 RON is what is recommended in the manual -...

91 RON is what is recommended in the manual - which equals 87 octane using the AKI calculation. So it just depends how your state or province lists it's octane ratings.
...
Forum: Beasts 05-25-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
I have owned a few bikes SV650S and Vstrom 1K,...

I have owned a few bikes SV650S and Vstrom 1K, both 90 deg twins. 2 four banger - 2K1 Bandit 600 and 2K1Yamaha FZ1. And 2 triple - 2K6 Sprint 1050 and 2011 Tiger 800XC.

AFAIK - 90 deg L-twins are...
Forum: Beasts 05-24-2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
This is Carpenter Lake on the road between Seton...

This is Carpenter Lake on the road between Seton Portage and Lillooet. Off the pavement in D'Arcy and back on in Lillooet.
...
Forum: Beasts 05-23-2011, 11:13 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
First real ride

I finally got my XC on some real dirt. I am a novice dirt rider so I just stuck to forest service roads but the conditions were semi-dry to slick. A few washboards a short section, loose gravel,...
Forum: Beasts 05-14-2011, 11:02 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
http://www.peterchowphotography.com/Motorcycles/My...

http://www.peterchowphotography.com/Motorcycles/My-Motorcycles/i-MmpVVLN/0/L/T8XC-backlit-L.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-14-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 2,608
Views: 3,321,554
Posted By TriplePete
Lolo Hwy 12. Idaho ...

Lolo Hwy 12. Idaho

http://www.peterchowphotography.com/Motorcycles/Rides/Rushmore-and-Colorado-2008/P1000743/338371319_w3Fgs-L.jpg

US Hwy 14 Alt. Big Horns
...
Forum: Beasts 05-13-2011, 10:39 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
Well I picked up my XC ABS on Thursday, seems...

Well I picked up my XC ABS on Thursday, seems like we are only getting white ones here in Vancouver area. Not fussy about color anyway but here it is:


http://youtu.be/Pvoc0Ka-4UY<iframe...
Forum: Beasts 05-11-2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
I ordered an 800XC ABS April 21. Didn't specify...

I ordered an 800XC ABS April 21. Didn't specify color. My white one is ready tomorrow. Picking up this Friday the 13th :clap
Forum: Beasts 05-11-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
I think he is referring to Triumph's goofy sway...

I think he is referring to Triumph's goofy sway balancing rod under the rear seat. My old Sprint 1050 was similar design - allows panniers to push against each other... i dunno, it's weird. The...
Forum: Beasts 05-05-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
Hmm, I never heard of these before but from all...

Hmm, I never heard of these before but from all the bikes I have ridden, there is always dive under hard and sudden braking. Much more in long travel suspensions, little on sportbikes, and none on...
Forum: Beasts 05-03-2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,695,307
Posted By TriplePete
nice... so ABS or no ABS?

nice... so ABS or no ABS?
Forum: Equipment 05-03-2011, 09:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,961
Posted By TriplePete
http://www.dpreview.com/ Personally I dont...

http://www.dpreview.com/

Personally I dont like video on DSLR camera's. So I if you want a point and shoot - I prefer the Panasonic Lumix camera's - lots and lots of choices. I have a Canon 5D...
Forum: Equipment 05-03-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 450
Views: 102,499
Posted By TriplePete
Palm Pre smart phone and Bell mobility service....

Palm Pre smart phone and Bell mobility service. Watch out for things that appear to be a good deal... now I know.
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