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Forum: Ride reports 05-15-2014, 03:45 PM
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Posted By Just Bob
Which is partially why on June 10th I fly to...

Which is partially why on June 10th I fly to Chiang Mai to see if I could do it full time. Maybe see you there some day.
Forum: Ride reports 05-02-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 1,989,487
Posted By Just Bob
What kind of idiot would tour Thailand on a...

What kind of idiot would tour Thailand on a CRF250L?

Oh wait....

Moi in 2012. Great little bike!
...
Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 3,620
Views: 1,679,432
Posted By Just Bob
Subscribed... Better late than never. ...

Subscribed...

Better late than never.

Very inspiring stuff! Thumbs up!
Forum: Ride reports 03-26-2014, 10:44 AM
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Views: 1,989,487
Posted By Just Bob
Subscribed. And amazed that you learned and...

Subscribed.

And amazed that you learned and actually accomplished and lived to tell how to make a left turn in Saigon going into the flow.

Safe journey!
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
Since I'm short anyway, I'm used to stepping up...

Since I'm short anyway, I'm used to stepping up on the near peg to mount, horse style, so it's no big deal to me. I keep riding clothes in the soft pack - makes a nice back rest.
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
Since this thread is too damn big, here's a link...

Since this thread is too damn big, here's a link to my luggage solution post from 2008. The gear has 20k trouble free miles now.;
...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-17-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By Just Bob
Cool! I didn't think of that. Seems like the...

Cool! I didn't think of that. Seems like the most likely oil source. Big thanks for your input. I'll roll down the road now with less sense of impending kablam.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-17-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By Just Bob
Is my 950 Dieing?

Greetings inmates. Here's the question... On a road trip, currently in Colorado. I've got a very small weep of oil coming out of the hole in the side of the rear cylinder head where you blow out the...
Forum: Road warriors 08-10-2013, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
Not enough pics in this thread. ...

Not enough pics in this thread.

http://imageshack.us/a/img16/5641/a2od.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Great pics! Looks like a really fun trip.

Great pics! Looks like a really fun trip.
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Tenere looks great, until you read it weighs...

Tenere looks great, until you read it weighs 450lbs.!!!!

Pass.
Forum: Road warriors 04-28-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9,859
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Posted By Just Bob
Haven't heard about any recalls. What were these...

Haven't heard about any recalls. What were these for?
Forum: Road warriors 04-22-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
2007 With Leo cans w/ baffles in, stock jets,...

2007 With Leo cans w/ baffles in, stock jets, stock float height, needle in third slot, AIS and cannerectomy, BMC air filter, 4230 feet ASL. Run done with factory faulty intake valve seat (not...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
Sorry to hear you fall down go boom. Been there,...

Sorry to hear you fall down go boom. Been there, taken those pills. Not good for relationships. Suggest Nancy come stay at my house until you recover.
Forum: Road warriors 04-16-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
Leaking gas tanks are a different kettle of fish....

Leaking gas tanks are a different kettle of fish. Think "recall" and NHTSA.
Forum: Road warriors 04-10-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
What year / how old is the bike? Mileage? Could...

What year / how old is the bike? Mileage? Could be just gunked up carbs from ethanol. I'd say clean the carbs and set the floats to spec before changing anything. Maybe raise the the needles to...
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
That's a really tough question. I loved my 650GS...

That's a really tough question. I loved my 650GS but it had more vibration than the CRF 250L. It was great on fire roads but crap in anything the least bit rough off road. The LRP is much better...
Forum: Vendors 04-08-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1,499
Views: 240,018
Posted By Just Bob
Ordered on Monday, received on Thursday. KTM 950...

Ordered on Monday, received on Thursday. KTM 950 SM carbon/carbon w/ orange stitching. Bob's your uncle.

http://imageshack.us/a/img713/6639/20130405012o.jpg
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Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Pavel. Run a virus scan. Your first post...

Pavel. Run a virus scan. Your first post brought up a malware blocker on my machine.
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2013, 01:22 PM
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Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Genius! Great idea and well done. :clap

Genius! Great idea and well done. :clap
Forum: Road warriors 04-07-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
If you have some tight or rusty links it will do...

If you have some tight or rusty links it will do this. I'd say give it a nice kerosene bath and re-lube and see if that does the trick.
Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Even funnier when your doing that with a high...

Even funnier when your doing that with a high compression kick start only YZ250.

Multiple times!:huh

Doh....
Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
The stock seat would start killing my ass after a...

The stock seat would start killing my ass after a couple of hours. Full days were only possible with a double acetaminophen. Just put the Seat concepts on yesterday and did a short ride, so no...
Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
New farkle... Seat Concepts foam and cover. ...

New farkle... Seat Concepts foam and cover.

http://imageshack.us/a/img210/770/20130405011.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img713/6639/20130405012o.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Sure. Start with your fork comp. Play with...

Sure.

Start with your fork comp. Play with it until it feels good for what you ride. Then set the fork rebound so it doesn't pogo or pack up (rebound too slow). THEN you can do the rear comp to...
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Yes. I think maybe one or two clicks out of...

Yes. I think maybe one or two clicks out of maximum. But yours may vary as quality control seems to be an issue.

Loosen it (the rebound clicker) all the way and push down hard on your seat. The...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Unless you spend the day with someone like Dave...

Unless you spend the day with someone like Dave Moss of Catalyst Reaction. When you discover that a single turn of pre-load is the difference between running wide and finishing the turn easily hard...
Forum: Road warriors 03-09-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
Q2s Best tires I've run. Replaced them with...

Q2s Best tires I've run. Replaced them with Bridgestone SO somethings that are crap in comparison.
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Welcome back to Utah. You're going to love the...

Welcome back to Utah. You're going to love the WR in the dirt. And me too on the Seat Concepts. Best ever.
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
I was thinking of keeping the steel shifter...

I was thinking of keeping the steel shifter because if it bent you could straighten it, vs a cast aftermarket one snapping. Then I saw this post on RideAsia.net! :eek1.

"a fall on a CRF 250 L...
Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
THIS is what a motorcycle should look like. ...

THIS is what a motorcycle should look like. Polish is for your teeth. :D

http://lostrider.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Death-Valley-2013/i-whmD6jn/0/X2/_DSC2985%20-%20Version%202-X2.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Adios Crawdaddy. Happy trails. Thanks for all...

Adios Crawdaddy. Happy trails. Thanks for all the great pics. I'll remember you most for this one; :D

http://i275.photobucket.com/albums/jj291/Crawdad996/IMAG1251-1_zps7d295d91.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Owner of that bike had just ridden it 2500...

Owner of that bike had just ridden it 2500 kilometers from Singapore to Chiang Mai Thailand. Double woot!
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 44,436
Views: 8,528,902
Posted By Just Bob
Woot! Found a new option for on-the-bike...

Woot! Found a new option for on-the-bike luggage.

http://www.rideasia.net/motorcycle-forum/vendors/29-around-world-riders-stopping-bar-chiang-mai-14.html
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
For the peeps having head shake... Stop holding...

For the peeps having head shake... Stop holding the bars so tight. Really. Try it.
Forum: Thumpers 12-28-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
I hate to respond to a troll, but he/she/it does...

I hate to respond to a troll, but he/she/it does make a point. The LRP is only 250cc. And I see a ton of posters here throwing a lot of money after hop-up parts. Have to admit I'm a sucker for...
Forum: Thumpers 12-23-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
On my WR250R, but same same. Use a $2...

On my WR250R, but same same. Use a $2 lightweight gas filter for your crankcase breather tube.

http://imageshack.us/a/img26/787/cimg4982m.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 9,859
Views: 1,507,077
Posted By Just Bob
I've got that same shield on my 950SM. Only use...

I've got that same shield on my 950SM. Only use it when its really cold out. Otherwise it increases wind noise in my lid. No buffeting, I just prefer clean quiet air. The well nuts in the mask...
Forum: Thumpers 12-21-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
I'm running the D606s on my WR250R and am amazed...

I'm running the D606s on my WR250R and am amazed at how well they do on the asphalt. But I really liked the IRCs that come stock on the CRF250L on the road. Both grip pretty good on rocks and such,...
Forum: Thumpers 12-21-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9,787
Views: 1,732,271
Posted By Just Bob
A friend of mine runs a place called Rider's...

A friend of mine runs a place called Rider's Corner in Chiang Mai Thailand. He just did a gonzo trip on his CRF250L north out of Laos into the edge of Vietnam. So radical he ended up sleeping on...
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