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Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 103,668
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Posted By wee-twin
Campgrounds, quieter the better.

Campgrounds, quieter the better.
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 2,751
Views: 1,072,395
Posted By wee-twin
I just use rebar wire and pliers. Wish I took...

I just use rebar wire and pliers. Wish I took pictures of all the broken things I have fixed with this. On the bike I use safety wire of which I have three different diameters depending on what I...
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 29,506
Views: 3,645,683
Posted By wee-twin
I will warm the boot up, but I like the idea of...

I will warm the boot up, but I like the idea of slotting the whole assembly so I know it will not come back apart.
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 57,820
Posted By wee-twin
Great R&R. Fellow N.Y. DR rider, subscribed.

Great R&R. Fellow N.Y. DR rider, subscribed.
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 29,506
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Posted By wee-twin
Ok, I will try that. Being as it is freezing in...

Ok, I will try that. Being as it is freezing in my garage does not help. Thank you.
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 29,506
Views: 3,645,683
Posted By wee-twin
On my Se with C/V carb, I fastened the front of...

On my Se with C/V carb, I fastened the front of the carb as it shoud be but the aircleaner outlet tube does not reach rear of carb. Does the outlet tube shrink with age?
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1,763
Views: 392,304
Posted By wee-twin
First blue ones were...

First blue ones were...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-02-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 35,968
Posted By wee-twin
My condolences Erik.

My condolences Erik.
Forum: Thumpers 11-25-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
Apple cider vinegar worked on a tank that had gas...

Apple cider vinegar worked on a tank that had gas in it since 1987. Chunks of crud came out. I let it soak for a few weeks.
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
Try rotating the cables from the top to the...

Try rotating the cables from the top to the bottom up on the bars.
Forum: Thumpers 11-02-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
Try bolting a hockey puck on the bottom of the...

Try bolting a hockey puck on the bottom of the kickstand. Makes it longer and keeps it from sinking on soft dirt.
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
Automatic transmission fluid can be used as fork...

Automatic transmission fluid can be used as fork oil in a pinch. It is about 5 wt.
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
I wonder if fork caps off a DL would work?

I wonder if fork caps off a DL would work?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 229,364
Posted By wee-twin
Great blue heron ( 5'6"-6'6" wingspan) takes off...

Great blue heron ( 5'6"-6'6" wingspan) takes off in front of me and starts to sh*t. It was a stream of it a few feet long. Got on my bike, but missed me.

Following a friend and a hawk clipped...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 29,506
Views: 3,645,683
Posted By wee-twin
Less than 1/2 hour ago, a clean 99, 2500 miles...

Less than 1/2 hour ago, a clean 99, 2500 miles just was listed in FM.
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
It looks like the threads are a different pitch.

It looks like the threads are a different pitch.
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
Warm & safe also makes a 60 watt jacket in...

Warm & safe also makes a 60 watt jacket in addition to their 90 watt. If I have 90 watts available, I prefer 60 jacket and heated grips vs just heated jacket. I installed a volt meter from monster...
Forum: Thumpers 10-07-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1,763
Views: 392,304
Posted By wee-twin
What seat is that? Looks very comfortable.

What seat is that? Looks very comfortable.
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 85,395
Posted By wee-twin
There are many rr that are really interesting,...

There are many rr that are really interesting, but you have achieved a whole new level of what is going to happen next. Unbelievable how you kept your head together and was able to get help. Best...
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 29,506
Views: 3,645,683
Posted By wee-twin
This rubber cap is where you have to block off on...

This rubber cap is where you have to block off on the DR350. Vacume line went from there to the petcock. You could just use a short section of the vacuum line and plug it with a bolt to get the same...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 455
Posted By wee-twin
I sent you a message.

I sent you a message.
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
This picture I just found shows standard...

This picture I just found shows standard tailight???http://i1061.photobucket.com/albums/t472/wee-twin/9b116f44b4fae59d8fee9b1fa2537812.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-06-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,842
Posted By wee-twin
I used to work in Armonk and live about 8 miles...

I used to work in Armonk and live about 8 miles away. Taxes and housing is very expensive. No off-road riding, # of dirt roads you can count on your hand. About 18 years ago my brother moved by...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
A piece of metal window screen works well with JB...

A piece of metal window screen works well with JB weld as a patch. Good idea about the change though.
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 103,668
Views: 20,477,763
Posted By wee-twin
I would use this to repair. You epoxy it on. It...

I would use this to repair. You epoxy it on. It is meant to prevent what happened to you, but it should work well as a patch and be stronger than...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-01-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,941
Posted By wee-twin
Great write up and pictures. My brother lives...

Great write up and pictures. My brother lives right outside Steamboat. Rode out last summer, and planning on going next June. Motorcycle paradise.:D
Forum: Battle scooters 08-29-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 160,158
Posted By wee-twin
Yamaha Zuma 125 New York Listed in FM 2009,...

Yamaha Zuma 125 New York Listed in FM
2009, less than 2000 miles,fuel pump done less than 500 miles ago as a warranty recall, second owner, clear title in my name. Asking $1975
Forum: Thumpers 08-14-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 29,506
Views: 3,645,683
Posted By wee-twin
I am looking to get the seat concepts as well...

I am looking to get the seat concepts as well and not sure which cover to go with. Any suggestions? standard foam, all carbon i had on my DR650 and it was very comfortable.
Forum: Ride reports 07-25-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 33,720
Posted By wee-twin
Subscribed. I just got a DR350 with plans on...

Subscribed. I just got a DR350 with plans on doing the same thing.
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,580
Posted By wee-twin
Dl650 would be perfect addition to bike you have....

Dl650 would be perfect addition to bike you have. I have had klr650,dr650,two dl650's.
Forum: Americas 07-19-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,801
Posted By wee-twin
Take the jacket, leave the heated soles. Last...

Take the jacket, leave the heated soles. Last year in August, N.Y. to Oregon and the only thing I would have done different was bring my heated jacket. I froze my ass off.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-26-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,236
Posted By wee-twin
Centerstand for chain maintence and tire changes,...

Centerstand for chain maintence and tire changes, hand guards to block rain and cold, heated grips, pelican 1500 as a topbox. My bike came with the skid plate and I do not off-road, and have to...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-18-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 21,116
Posted By wee-twin
What years are part of the recall?

What years are part of the recall?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-27-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,898
Posted By wee-twin
From what you are looking for in a bike, a DL650...

From what you are looking for in a bike, a DL650 or as I call it, my two wheeled sport utility vehicle. Yes, you can put a windshield and luggage on the SV, but it is still a sport bike with limited...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-14-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,675
Posted By wee-twin
Here is a pelican 1500 on my 2012 DL650. Perfect...

Here is a pelican 1500 on my 2012 DL650. Perfect size for my use. As you see I am able to fit an atlas. http://i1061.photobucket.com/albums/t472/wee-twin/e2d82f3549284ea7dfaa9882eb902520.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 10-09-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,695
Posted By wee-twin
The 2008 wr250r's were known for bad fuel pumps. ...

The 2008 wr250r's were known for bad fuel pumps. I think they were a recall so Yamaha will cover it. Check it out in the wr250 mega thread.
Forum: The Garage 10-07-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By wee-twin
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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-06-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 24,701
Views: 1,717,821
Posted By wee-twin
Just found this on CLCL new york brooklyn all for...

Just found this on CLCL new york brooklyn all for sale / wanted motorcycles/scooters - by owner
Reply dzws9-4112627985@sale.craigslist.org [?] flag [?] : miscategorized prohibited spam best of...
Forum: Thumpers 09-24-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29,506
Views: 3,645,683
Posted By wee-twin
Cry Only reason I ask about frame color was to get ...

Only reason I ask about frame color was to get little knowledge before I looked at this one. Anyhow, after a 100 mile three hour round trip I can say it is a perfect DR350. One owner, no...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 370,184
Posted By wee-twin
I consider doing a RR, but never took the time to...

I consider doing a RR, but never took the time to take notes. Yea, I remember some stuff, but it is the little thoughts or experiences I should have written down. Feel free to pm me as I do not want...
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