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Forum: Trials Yesterday, 07:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 840
Posted By Sting32
I just want to add, I can't think of a reason,...

I just want to add, I can't think of a reason, that I wouldn't get the the part you found on E-Bay? make it work.

what is in question here is $, then "performance?" realistically, performance is...
Forum: Trials 01-21-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By Sting32
I did what you are talking about, for a long...

I did what you are talking about, for a long time. I bought the adjustable kit (s3 or jitsie) so I can adjust my clutch and the front brake, all day long without heading to the truck...

it comes...
Forum: Trials 01-21-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,208
Posted By Sting32
He's 5'9" Raga is 5'10" I read, I think most of...

He's 5'9" Raga is 5'10" I read, I think most of the competition is about that size, up in the "factory rider/developer" classes, you think Motobene?

So I would hesitate to guess 5'9" doesn't...
Forum: Trials 01-16-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,811
Posted By Sting32
All I was eluding to, (in fun) is most of...

All I was eluding to, (in fun)

is most of the time, even cutting edge companies use common/available products. BTW, :D Your gas isn't special, neither is the oil. Mine's 80:1, I use race fuel...
Forum: Trials 01-16-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,475
Posted By Sting32
Are you using the words right? I mean really,...

Are you using the words right? I mean really, Philistine? (lol)
Forum: Trials 01-16-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 865
Posted By Sting32
Bene, experiment with silicone based oils, and...

Bene, experiment with silicone based oils, and maybe teflon or graphite ones as well, and others will you? I wanna know which lube is really the best, because as you know once they start the...
Forum: Trials 01-15-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,475
Posted By Sting32
Read this as I typed it (in fun, not in grumpy in...

Read this as I typed it (in fun, not in grumpy in your face tone some will read with)

Me thinks, you don't know what your are talking about, and I think you must be a Honda or 4 stoke lover??? ...
Forum: Trials 01-13-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,811
Posted By Sting32
OP you made me laugh, so when it had just...

OP you made me laugh, so when it had just ordinary oil in it, & runs on plain old gas, were just as astonished? :loco
Forum: Trials 01-09-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
I definitely have 2 things (probably 3 I really...

I definitely have 2 things (probably 3 I really really hope to do, 2 others high in priority, but not sure will be possible) in My bucket-list for trials, this year:


1. Attend RMTA event, drag...
Forum: Trials 01-09-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
thanks gordo, lots to say before I get busy, lol..

thanks gordo, lots to say before I get busy, lol..
Forum: Trials 01-09-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
My concept of practice, is no different than what...

My concept of practice, is no different than what NOT pro, and more than "just mildly interested in it" people in any sport, use or do. I am grateful yet perplexed my competition says "I don't ride...
Forum: Trials 01-08-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,475
Posted By Sting32
seriously the model is "Ice Hell?"

seriously the model is "Ice Hell?"
Forum: Trials 01-08-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
I laugh, and agree, nowadays on this... because...

I laugh, and agree, nowadays on this... because I still am short compared to some, that I have to clean it, as I cannot get my foot down, and like you this was more true when I was pre-teen...
Forum: Trials 01-07-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
Dad's laughing so am I Graydog, but realistically...

Dad's laughing so am I Graydog, but realistically if you think the class is tailored to him, lol, maybe you have it backwards, he's tailored himself to be one of the ones to beat in that class. Mind...
Forum: Trials 01-07-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 934
Posted By Sting32
I didn't take note he had specifically said 06. ...

I didn't take note he had specifically said 06.

06 raga had magnesium cases, no big help for most of us, aluminum is light enough, and flexes when put into a bind, mag stuff can break.

water...
Forum: Trials 01-07-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,873
Posted By Sting32
posted earlier along same line of thinking for...

posted earlier along same line of thinking for the guy looking at a raga gasgas, wasn't as in depth or thought out...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1035423
Forum: Trials 01-07-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,873
Posted By Sting32
My pop and I start a lot of riders, which helps...

My pop and I start a lot of riders, which helps these people get fairly good at trials, and it is all based on what THEY wish to do with "trials as a sport."

Let me ask you a couple of hopefully...
Forum: Trials 01-07-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 934
Posted By Sting32
you dont have to buy the raga version, but why...

you dont have to buy the raga version, but why not get it? the regular PRO model should be easier to ride (we're talking so subtle differences that it shouldn't be a factor...) by some accounts. ...
Forum: Trials 01-07-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
It differs by how it is implemented, and how it...

It differs by how it is implemented, and how it is percieved I am sure. what we have is a pocket of should or had been experts, that can't take that kind of riding anymore, fall back to Sr Expert,...
Forum: Trials 01-06-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
THis is exactly why I started my post with...

THis is exactly why I started my post with "perception" and how it can vary.

the "anti sandbagger" rule, in essence is for our area clubs, IMHO or guess, is the "Sr" classes. this way those...
Forum: Trials 01-05-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,599
Posted By Sting32
Just a question to see what more arguments I can...

Just a question to see what more arguments I can see...

Some of you guys are way too hard on yourselves. But probably in a not bad way? out here in "plains" we have a kind of same issue, but...
Forum: Trials 12-30-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,319
Posted By Sting32
Hmm, the 13 "raga" changed shock orientation,...

Hmm, the 13 "raga" changed shock orientation, only surmised because we have both...

I wonder if you stumbled, onto something useful for the "postage stamp" trials this Thursday in KC? it should...
Forum: Trials 12-30-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,625
Posted By Sting32
Never noticed how far off topic the post have...

Never noticed how far off topic the post have gotten, would the OP mind updating us on what he thinks now after all the posting?
Forum: Trials 12-23-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,433
Posted By Sting32
as far as making it (honda trials bikes from pre...

as far as making it (honda trials bikes from pre this centrury) "more competitive" the only {ahem} adjustments I know of is:

1, to lock the gate to the trials before the rest, of the riders show...
Forum: Trials 12-16-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,319
Posted By Sting32
Me? I don't change mine, haven't had the...

Me? I don't change mine, haven't had the "motobene's patience or tenacity" to learn it, and see what it does.

I can tell you that a Master in my club, said he plays with couple settings depending...
Forum: Trials 12-16-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,625
Posted By Sting32
I have seen and trained a lot of newbies, 99% of...

I have seen and trained a lot of newbies, 99% of this "choice" is rider dependent...

I have a guy, who rode motocross for several years, mangled a foot decided to toss speed for skills. He is...
Forum: Trials 12-11-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,112
Posted By Sting32
Lineaway, it was the bigger gasgas dealer in...

Lineaway, it was the bigger gasgas dealer in England or somewhere over seas, that discovered the issue, posted a warning not to use it, somethin like in 2009!!!

I didn't know if I ever saw such...
Forum: Trials 12-09-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,319
Posted By Sting32
motobene might do this?

motobene might do this?
Forum: Trials 12-09-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Sting32
Problem is, this is great info, but which model...

Problem is, this is great info, but which model of 2010 do you have EXACTLY? the Race and Raga's have Kehin carbs, the rest have Delorto. different choke designs and levers
Forum: Trials 12-09-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Sting32
andilicious, Besides the petcock, and that...

andilicious,

Besides the petcock, and that gas looks TERRIBLE???

But your pic and description, sounds to me like the carb's floats need adjustment, or they could have a tiny crack and fill with...
Forum: Trials 12-09-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,328
Posted By Sting32
Every bike is different (mfg and model line). ...

Every bike is different (mfg and model line).

early sherco could use belray gear oil, friend put that in gasgas and thought he'd broken something in his clutch.

I like 0w20 Yamalube, my...
Forum: Trials 12-09-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,112
Posted By Sting32
Every bike is different (mfg and model line). ...

Every bike is different (mfg and model line).

early sherco could use belray gear oil, friend put that in gasgas and thought he'd broken something in his clutch.

I like 0w20 Yamalube, my...
Forum: Trials 11-15-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,630
Posted By Sting32
Line, when you wrecked the bars, did you not...

Line, when you wrecked the bars, did you not carry a set, setup with the left side grip already on (saving precious time)?

Bar end be damned, if about to be timed out, no doubt. But the crazy...
Forum: Trials 11-14-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,630
Posted By Sting32
Oh line-no-way, Changing the bar end takes what,...

Oh line-no-way, Changing the bar end takes what, 4 Mississippi's? What a drag. I usually hunt for the tool I just had in my hand, longer than that... sheesh.
Forum: Trials 11-10-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,053
Posted By Sting32
Ask the guys at trials central, there is a VR...

Ask the guys at trials central, there is a VR that died in the 05/06 pro models it seems, which can cause lack of spark. I still have in our family at least, an 04 300 pro, seems to me that they...
Forum: Trials 11-10-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,630
Posted By Sting32
Lineaway has probably right answer for that...

Lineaway has probably right answer for that particular bike?

It can be several things, BUT It is NOT normal for almost all of the newer trials bikes I have, except really not been used in a...
Forum: Trials 11-06-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,815
Posted By Sting32
Imho, gas gas plays with head pipe and stuff,...

Imho, gas gas plays with head pipe and stuff, maybe some porting, but probably, ignition mapping a lot? Im no where near expert tuning anything like jse or motobene, but timing/ignion curves seem to...
Forum: Trials 10-19-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 376
Views: 73,171
Posted By Sting32
Problem was Brewtus, I have one already, when you...

Problem was Brewtus, I have one already, when you got one I got one, after you talked about it on here.

Darn, watch Ill break something, wait I didnt say that...
Forum: Trials 10-15-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,626
Posted By Sting32
Just thinking: and other info might make...

Just thinking: and other info might make wonder... my dad has the sister bike, only that it was picked up, in crate same day, brought home. That bike was for dad's buddy Kenny (we carted both home...
Forum: Trials 10-14-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,765
Posted By Sting32
It is a toss-up, I guess as I usually support the...

It is a toss-up, I guess as I usually support the "standardization" across trials clubs, that just isn't there after 50 years... the gates, or like we enjoy "no other marker in the section except...
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