ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Adh007
Forum: Beasts 02-15-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Cry I haven't posted here in a while... but a while...

I haven't posted here in a while... but a while back my mods drummed up enough interest that I don't feel too bad about coming here to spam a little bit: check my posts in this thread and check the...
Forum: Equipment 12-06-2007, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,236
Posted By Adh007
Troy Lee Leather Speed Jacket, Good for ADV gear?

I just saw this and thought I'd get some thoughts from the equipment peanut gallery:


http://www.motorhelmets.com/pics-general/2005-speed-jacket.jpg

Features:


Full-grain perforated...
Forum: Beasts 12-06-2007, 11:23 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
That looks awesome. And knowing what went into...

That looks awesome. And knowing what went into it, it's a steal at your buy it now price. Too bad you have to sell. It wants to be taken on an adventure!
Forum: Beasts 12-05-2007, 06:39 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,232
Posted By Adh007
Probably not. They keep taking steps in the...

Probably not. They keep taking steps in the wrong direction for my preference. My '89 Alp seems like it would be a better general purpose adventure bike in pretty much every way (except fuel...
Forum: Beasts 12-04-2007, 07:17 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Heres a couple videos my modded Transalp Hanging...

Heres a couple videos my modded Transalp Hanging out with a buch of KLR's at the CMA carving the Ouachitas rally in Arkansas. It worked like a champ. I feel like I'm riding the ultimate Adventure...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-04-2007, 06:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 606
Posted By Adh007
Awesome. I've been waiting on those! Thanks!

Awesome. I've been waiting on those! Thanks!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-28-2007, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 663
Posted By Adh007
Several areas of New Orleans need to be avoided. ...

Several areas of New Orleans need to be avoided. Other than that, life continues in Lousiana. You'll definitely see evidence of Katrina, and rebuilding continues, but it's not a war zone.
Forum: Beasts 11-28-2007, 09:37 AM
Replies: 13,885
Views: 4,863,853
Posted By Adh007
I hope I'm not stepping on toes here, but I got...

I hope I'm not stepping on toes here, but I got the whole calendar downloaded in High-res here http://www.sambor.bawisie.pl/

I think I might take the files to the print shop and have it printed...
Forum: Beasts 11-25-2007, 12:30 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Completely OT.. but please tell me that the guy's...

Completely OT.. but please tell me that the guy's name in the above picture is not pronounced "Gross Fart" :lol3

To get back on topic, the reason I mounted the high fender (a few posts back) is...
Forum: Beasts 11-24-2007, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Sweet, I'm stealing that idea. Hope you don't...

Sweet, I'm stealing that idea. Hope you don't mind. Imitation is the most sincere form of flattery, right?
Forum: Beasts 11-24-2007, 01:14 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Do you have a pic of how you mounted it? I've...

Do you have a pic of how you mounted it? I've been thinking about mounting a small pelican box in that exact spot to use as a toolbox.
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2007, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By Adh007
You're the one that layed hands on it, but I'd...

You're the one that layed hands on it, but I'd say that $1800 for a basically stock KLR with 17K miles on it is a good deal. Get a crush washer for the oil bolt. All the other things you mentioned...
Forum: Equipment 11-24-2007, 08:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,543
Posted By Adh007
Nelson rigg has several sub-$100 soft luggage...

Nelson rigg has several sub-$100 soft luggage offerings that seem pretty nice.

I think something like the CL-850 ...
Forum: Beasts 11-22-2007, 07:21 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
After my last offroad excursion, I gave up on the...

After my last offroad excursion, I gave up on the low front fender. I mounted a polisport supermotard front fender (http://www.motostrano.com/posufe.html). I had to trim the rear of the fender to...
Forum: Beasts 11-19-2007, 06:00 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
It's got 2 tips, but it's still one pipe into one...

It's got 2 tips, but it's still one pipe into one exhaust can.
I didn't notice any giant performance change when I went to the new can, but my butt-dyno may not be very accurate either. I did get...
Forum: Beasts 11-19-2007, 12:23 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
The GSXR 600 can will not fit under the plastics...

The GSXR 600 can will not fit under the plastics if you mount it like mine is mounted. I'm sure you could make it fit in a lower configuration, like JimRowley's, which may be a smarter configuration...
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2007, 07:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,606
Posted By Adh007
Can't wait. Hope you got some of our trail...

Can't wait. Hope you got some of our trail footage on there too. :D
Forum: Beasts 11-19-2007, 07:43 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Yeah, a GSXR 1000 muffler is definitely not a...

Yeah, a GSXR 1000 muffler is definitely not a straight bolt on application. You have to fabricate or have fabricated a midpipe with a flange. It's still not really that hard. The GSXR muffler is a...
Forum: Beasts 11-13-2007, 06:16 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Footpeg Question

A question for the chosen few who go 2-up offroad on a transalp.

Are there any decent, grippy, offroad-worthy replacements for the round, slippery pillon footpegs? Has anyone tried?

I ask...
Forum: Beasts 11-08-2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
A couple of shots of the modded transalp in...

A couple of shots of the modded transalp in action. I took it through an offroad training class in conjunction with the CMA fast lane rally in Arkansas. Did the class and immediately followed it...
Forum: Ride reports 11-06-2007, 07:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,606
Posted By Adh007
Awesome. It was really good meeting you and...

Awesome.
It was really good meeting you and Holly at the rally, it looks like she'll be railing the trails with us next year.
(so what bike are you going to buy for her?) :lol3
Forum: Beasts 10-31-2007, 03:33 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
That 650 makes me drool. I can't wait for a...

That 650 makes me drool. I can't wait for a report on how it runs.

I'm heading out for some Arkansas adventuring tomorrow morning and I couldn't help but snap a pic of the battle ready steed...
Forum: Equipment 10-27-2007, 09:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,046
Posted By Adh007
I dig it. It seems very smart for lots of...

I dig it.

It seems very smart for lots of reasons.
I can't see many downsides that couldn't be easily overcome.

Bravo. I can't wait to see one in the flesh.
Forum: Equipment 10-24-2007, 08:38 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,428
Posted By Adh007
:kat Deep breath man.. It's just a...

:kat

Deep breath man.. It's just a jacket... Wear what you like. :lol3
Forum: Equipment 10-23-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,428
Posted By Adh007
Really? I guess you must have got a lemon. I...

Really?
I guess you must have got a lemon. I commute year round, last year I was doing about 500 miles a week in all weather... from 110 to about 20 degrees, and playing off pavement on the...
Forum: Equipment 10-22-2007, 01:44 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,428
Posted By Adh007
I'm with you 100%. Waterproof liners inside a...

I'm with you 100%. Waterproof liners inside a jacket are stupid, stupid, stupid.

The Marsee Full Flow/ One wear system jacket comes with a quilted vest liner and a waterproof (not goretex)...
Forum: Beasts 10-22-2007, 12:38 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Maybe I'll wait on that project and move up to...

Maybe I'll wait on that project and move up to doing the tank.

I'm just sick of the rediculous rear brakes on the TA. The worst thing about them is that the brake pedal goes up and down with the...
Forum: Beasts 10-22-2007, 11:11 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
That's the opposite of what I would have thought....

That's the opposite of what I would have thought. Hmm.. back to the drawing board.
Forum: Beasts 10-22-2007, 09:01 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
I've got a question regarding my latest TA...

I've got a question regarding my latest TA project. (it's all in my mind right now)

I'm going to fit an Africa Twin swingarm and disc brake system onto the TA. I think I can get those parts at a...
Forum: Beasts 10-21-2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
Santa and Carlos. Yall are inspiring. This...

Santa and Carlos.
Yall are inspiring. This thread just gets better and better.

I've got some ideas in the works as well, but they're slow going.
After seeing that blinged out TA a few pages...
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2007, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By Adh007
Well, you've had a KLR, so you know what it does...

Well, you've had a KLR, so you know what it does well and what it doesn't, and you've had a DL650, so you know what it does well, and what it doesn't.

The Transalp pretty much straddles the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-17-2007, 11:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,102
Posted By Adh007
Cops get most of their criminal busts via traffic...

Cops get most of their criminal busts via traffic stops. They know quite a bit as soon as they run the plate, but they use that other stuff as conversation fodder to assess your level of shadyness. ...
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2007, 06:30 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
I still can't quite figure how they mated the...

I still can't quite figure how they mated the stock Transalp fairing panels to the Africa Twin tank. I WANT TO DO THAT!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-16-2007, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,534
Posted By Adh007
Mailing off my registration form today. Is there...

Mailing off my registration form today. Is there anything extra that I need to do to secure a spot in Thursday's training class?
Forum: Beasts 10-15-2007, 08:17 AM
Replies: 17,093
Views: 4,966,153
Posted By Adh007
And just where would one locate those white...

And just where would one locate those white lenses? :deal
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-14-2007, 03:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By Adh007
email sent. I'd like to ride up in time to make...

email sent. I'd like to ride up in time to make the training on thursday, ride some off track stuff on Friday. Have the wife drive up and meet me on friday night/ saturday for some on-road scenic...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-14-2007, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By Adh007
I'm interested. Too much going on to do the FCT...

I'm interested. Too much going on to do the FCT this year, but this one may be do-able.

Especially interested in the thursday training. I'll be dropping an email.

Oh, and how did this end...
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2007, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,084
Posted By Adh007
220 BHP :eek1 That makes my brain hurt...

220 BHP :eek1

That makes my brain hurt just thinking about it.
Forum: Ride reports 10-11-2007, 12:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 47,909
Posted By Adh007
I think alot of people kudos a RR to keep it at...

I think alot of people kudos a RR to keep it at the top for a bit, even after the OP is finished with the report. I see where you're coming from, but I've got no beef with kudos posts bringing the...
Forum: Equipment 10-11-2007, 06:11 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 118,407
Posted By Adh007
I'm interested in a visor source as well. It was...

I'm interested in a visor source as well. It was almost a year and a half ago when I wrote this review, since then the helmet has seen almost daily commuting use + 4000 miles in Alaska this summer...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:55 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014