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Forum: Road Warriors 06-30-2015, 08:26 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Thanks, I checked out both links. I was hoping...

Thanks, I checked out both links. I was hoping to find something more like the link I posted. I just came back from a local BMW dealer and it would appear the R1200RT pegs should be interchangeable...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-29-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
Foot peg lowering R850R

HI All,
I'm still trying to find an inexpensive option to lower the pegs on my '97 R850R.

Does anyone know what other foot pegs will fit? I found this on ebay. Looks interesting, but they only...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2015, 01:34 AM
Replies: 1,767
Views: 378,505
Posted By RonSJC
Since the CCM has yet to hit the US shores I keep...

Since the CCM has yet to hit the US shores I keep going back to the Husqvarna TE610. It seems to be an over looked option. Weighs in a bit more than the WR250 but better on the highway and decent...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-28-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks, I forgot about the Butler Maps I'll pick...

Thanks, I forgot about the Butler Maps I'll pick one up too and check out your suggestions

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Forum: Road Warriors 06-25-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
A. Friend has been wanting to go to Sturgis for...

A. Friend has been wanting to go to Sturgis for years and I agreed to ride with him this summer. On the way back to California I've mapped a ride through Colorado. Any "must see" would be...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-25-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
[QUOTE=Patch;27070260]Man I love this bike! Up...

[QUOTE=Patch;27070260]Man I love this bike! Up and over Independence Pass today

Nice Pic! I'll be going through Colorado this August. What windshield this that, and how do you like it? I've...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
send me a PM with your email address and I'll...

send me a PM with your email address and I'll email you a .pdf. I'd post it, but I think it would be too difficult to read.

Ron
Forum: Road Warriors 06-22-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
First Trip R850R A run up the Coast

A Sportster riding buddy and I took a run up from South Orange County through Solvang and up coast to San Simeon State Park and camped for the night. About 700 miles in total. The bike ran great,...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-18-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks, I'll reach out to them. Ron

Thanks, I'll reach out to them.

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 06-17-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Too Funny! I hope everyone wasn't too sore the...

Too Funny! I hope everyone wasn't too sore the following day.

Ron
Forum: Road Warriors 06-16-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks All! Anyone have photos of the stock...

Thanks All!

Anyone have photos of the stock windshield? Are they even available? I'm 5'10" and the windshield I have (other than being massive) ends right at my line of sight. I'm either...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-15-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
What year is your bike? I just went on the web...

What year is your bike? I just went on the web and checked out the Moto Technique round bar mounts and I don't see how it would fit my bike. My bars look like this:...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-15-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
I Joined the club. 1997 R850R Special Edition

So..... without riding one, I decided to take the plunge and commit to a purchase of a Nice '97 R850R with less than 16k on the clock. I rode it home (about 180 miles) and she just wanted to do 80. ...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-12-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks, I ride dirt bikes so I'm used to a...

Thanks, I ride dirt bikes so I'm used to a straight bar so that's nice to know there are options.
Forum: Road Warriors 06-12-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 486,565
Posted By RonSJC
Please talk me "in" or "out" of a low mile '97 R850R

So, I've never ridden one... but I have a line on a very low (sub 20K) mile cherry R850R for a decent, if not low, price. But, it's about 3 hours away and I can't find one local to ride.

I had an...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By RonSJC
Sorry tried to do a search and ended up with a...

Sorry tried to do a search and ended up with a post!

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Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By RonSJC
R850r Sent from my BNTV400 using Tapatalk

R850r


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Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks for Sharing! Can't wait to see how your...

Thanks for Sharing! Can't wait to see how your little Nxxie stacks up to the BMW over the time on the road.
If you haven't left yet, I would seriously think about a windshield and the Seat...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Man he went down quick! I'd like to see his Gopro...

Man he went down quick! I'd like to see his Gopro footage to figure out what he did???
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Everything is so Green!!!! (yes I'm from Parched...

Everything is so Green!!!! (yes I'm from Parched Southern California)

Thanks for sharing.

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
That's one nice looking bike! I can't recall what...

That's one nice looking bike! I can't recall what wheels are you running?

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Rok straps work ok and better than bungies. If...

Rok straps work ok and better than bungies. If you want to spend more Twisted Throttle has some pretty trick quick release mounts.
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Sounds like a great time, wish I could make it,...

Sounds like a great time, wish I could make it, but we just finished moving and still living out of boxes. I'd catch holy hell if I skipped out this week end. Have fun, the dirt should good from last...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
I know, should be great. Unfortunately I'm...

I know, should be great. Unfortunately I'm moving this week end!!! timing! But, I might just have to treat myself after the move and head your way.
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Nice! Looks like Miller Canyon. So much more fun...

Nice! Looks like Miller Canyon. So much more fun when the trail has some moisture to it. I think I missed out!
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Hold on...... Iphone!!!!! It's amazing the...

Hold on...... Iphone!!!!! It's amazing the quality you can get when you set the camera on the phone to "HDR"

But, when I'm on Patrol I use this: Giant Loop's Coyote. It's an amazing product, you...
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Mammoth Lakes California, just after a rain. ...

Mammoth Lakes California, just after a rain. Usually the trails are pretty dusty and a mixture of sand, pumice and dirt. But after a rain.........Wow! Like a powder day for skiers! The bike just...
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
I've got this for mostly dirt and it's an amazing...

I've got this for mostly dirt and it's an amazing bike. (Husky TE 250 '07) It's really a dirt bike with a plate, weighs in at about 232 and the fun factor is about x2 over the DRZ400. Heck even the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks! I'll have to take you up on that, since...

Thanks! I'll have to take you up on that, since plan ole physics tells me a 19in tire would turn quicker than a 21in. There's a reason they don't run 21in rims on SuperMotos and canyon carvers.
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
On the street? I'll have to respectfully disagree...

On the street? I'll have to respectfully disagree :)

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks too you and BravoBob for your input. I...

Thanks too you and BravoBob for your input. I think I'll stick with the TW. I'm about 70/30 road bias on the NX since I have my Husky Te250 most of my 90% dirt riding.
I've considered going with...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
After my last 900 trip I need to replace the...

After my last 900 trip I need to replace the Trail Wing and I've honestly been pretty pleased with the performance and longevity. I've got right about 6,000 miles on the TW and it's about done for...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 8,850
Views: 2,557,445
Posted By RonSJC
How's your bike for Highway stints, or do you...

How's your bike for Highway stints, or do you take it there?
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
That opening scene riding through the forest and...

That opening scene riding through the forest and the flowers is amazing.

My rides from now through November will most likely be dirt, dust, rocks and sand. The grass is always greener on the other...
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Thanks I might hit you up if I can't find any...

Thanks I might hit you up if I can't find any closer.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-29-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 148,625
Posted By RonSJC
For yourself check out www.renttherunway.com My...

For yourself check out www.renttherunway.com My daughter got married a couple summers ago and my girlfriend rented an amazing designer dress that they fedexed right to our hotel. Before we left she...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Nice! Hey where did you get the aluminum plate? I...

Nice! Hey where did you get the aluminum plate? I could only find some realy thin sheets.
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Hey My pleasure! I'm sure if we could get them...

Hey My pleasure! I'm sure if we could get them more sales they would make a short version. Funny, because the seat doesn't look all that different, but the subtle differences add up. I just got...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Rebuild? Heck, your first Valve check isn't...

Rebuild? Heck, your first Valve check isn't until 36,000 km after the initial check. Unless it was abused I think you are good to go!
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 8,602
Views: 1,350,170
Posted By RonSJC
Around the world? Where's my invitation! I...

Around the world? Where's my invitation!

I carry one of these and it works great and is super light and breaks down small enough to fit in the tool role.
www.endurostar.com
...
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