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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-25-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 497
Posted By dogjaw
Thanks for your help heading out tomorrow good...

Thanks for your help heading out tomorrow good times!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-24-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 497
Posted By dogjaw
Thanks, checked it this AM, just didn't see...

Thanks, checked it this AM, just didn't see anything on Clear Lake
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-24-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
I can't remember exact numbers, but I recently...

I can't remember exact numbers, but I recently compared the output of the X with other Hondas, and the X had as much as an ST1300, so I would think it could handle anything you could load on it.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-24-2015, 04:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 497
Posted By dogjaw
Snow in the passes?

We're heading out there in a few days, interested in the condition of the passes around Ouray; we would love to camp at Clear Lake above South Mineral Fork, but can't find any area reports.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-24-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 49,267
Posted By dogjaw
We're heading out there in two days; how much...

We're heading out there in two days; how much snow in the passes?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-16-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
If I recall correctly, another inmate picked up...

If I recall correctly, another inmate picked up the dog story and posted it here, but no matter; the last thing I want is to see this thread derailed for any reason.

For what it's worth, I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-16-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
Difference is I have no vested interest in any...

Difference is I have no vested interest in any company, whether it be Seat Concepts, Cogent, or Honda, for that matter. If any of these companies posted on this thread as frequently as some do, my...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-16-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
Have I mentioned lately that i never cease to...

Have I mentioned lately that i never
cease to be amazed by the real world capabilities of this bike? Oh, I'm sorry, didn't realize that I had stumbled into CSM or Vendors...


Carry on.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-16-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
Is this a vendor's thread? Just curious. ...

Is this a vendor's thread? Just curious.

I'm feeling ya, Klay; Why flame the inmate who merely suggests the emperor has no clothes? Tee hee...

Recently a came across a deal I couldn't pass up,...
Forum: Hacks 06-14-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 892
Posted By dogjaw
I don't know how or what the PO had this rig...

I don't know how or what the PO had this rig attached to, as the sidecar axle appears to be nowhere close to 9" from the rear axle of the bike... I hate to have to scrap this frame after all the...
Forum: Hacks 06-14-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 892
Posted By dogjaw
Guzzi nearing completion, or not...

I recently traded an fellow inmate for a Jackal to rig up as a hack for Charlie Bravo:
http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/06/14/b8e9b2470a34490a1054467a54dce833.jpg
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
Went from a 919 to the CB500X, but if you're...

Went from a 919 to the CB500X, but if you're looking for trouble, where there's a will there's a way...
http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/05/25/53f48ce27c9649e8c9b6244a7c4bd1fe.jpg
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-24-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
I rode up into the Ozarks yesterday in heavy fog,...

I rode up into the Ozarks yesterday in heavy fog, which left the pavement really greasy; HWY 74 has tons of posted 15-25 turns that we usually hit at 35-55 when it's dry, I kept telling myself to...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-23-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
440 miles yesterday, twisties, slab, dirt, greasy...

440 miles yesterday, twisties, slab, dirt, greasy pavement, the Shinko Ravens are awesome tires, brings my total to 8500... Although I appreciate all the work Rally Raid is doing for this bike I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-09-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
I have no way of knowing for sure, as it happened...

I have no way of knowing for sure, as it happened A, so quickly, and B, at such slow speed; I'm almost positive going from the wet to a dry patch caused it to hook up, but I'll never know for sure...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-09-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,922
Posted By dogjaw
I have both, a DR650 with a 19" front, pumper...

I have both, a DR650 with a 19" front, pumper carb, OS header, yada, yada, yada, and a relatively stock CB500X, engine wise; they both accelerate to 60 in roughly the same time, easily less than a...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-08-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
A highway worthy supermoto beyond capable of...

A highway worthy supermoto beyond capable of running with bikes twice it's displacement; I'm planning a Colorado/Utah trip this summer, and have a modded DR650, a Moto Guzzi 1100 and a CB500X......
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-30-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 12,353
Posted By dogjaw
I was 200, my daughter right at 100, riding two...

I was 200, my daughter right at 100, riding two up had no problem accelerating past any cages, to 70 and well beyond:evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-20-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 12,353
Posted By dogjaw
I went from this ...

I went from this

http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/04/20/79b289c99479a1ede484700d3aa449dc.jpg

To this...

http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/04/20/18275e66cd034deb096eca23d89d914e.jpg

To...
Forum: Hacks 04-20-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,009
Posted By dogjaw
Thanks for the encouraging words; it is channel,...

Thanks for the encouraging words; it is channel, not flat bar, to repair the break, I was thinking of having a piece of flat stock slid into the channel and welded. I ended up giving 300.00 for...
Forum: Hacks 04-19-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,009
Posted By dogjaw
Buyer's remorse?

I've been hot and bothered for a sidecar for years, recently began searching in earnest. I found one locally, and I let my little head do the thinking for my big head, and I jumped on it, and it's a...
Forum: Vendors 04-16-2015, 04:37 AM
Replies: 1,082
Views: 163,539
Posted By dogjaw
I'm 5'6", no discernable difference...

I'm 5'6", no discernable difference...
Forum: Vendors 04-16-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 1,082
Views: 163,539
Posted By dogjaw
I have had Seat Concepts saddles on every bike I...

I have had Seat Concepts saddles on every bike I own that they make a saddle to fit, they are awesome.
Forum: Hacks 04-15-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 999
Posted By dogjaw
Does it look like the wheel/axle might be a bit...

Does it look like the wheel/axle might be a bit far forward? I also found this one, waiting to see if it's for sale, and if so, the price.
...
Forum: Hacks 04-15-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 999
Posted By dogjaw
Barn find...

Found this today, the guy is asking 350.00... fiberglass body, slightly pebbled finish, brake, mag style wheel, tonneau cover, no windshield, a boat style seat inside, folds down for access to rear...
Forum: Hacks 04-12-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 647
Posted By dogjaw
Is there a rule of thumb...

Concerning weight of a chair in relation to the weight/size of the bike? for example, a 550# bike with a 150# hack, or a 400# bike with a 200# hack... is there a range that one needs to stay between?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-12-2015, 04:32 AM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
Or a stump... I was standing, btw; sometimes you...

Or a stump... I was standing, btw; sometimes you step in it, sometimes you don't, sometimes you track it in the house.

http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/04/12/abab4ed9a84a0f98ce014808c9b2d11b.jpg...
Forum: Hacks 04-09-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,130
Posted By dogjaw
Great information... ...if I had a Ural. ...

Great information...

...if I had a Ural.

Thanks for the info, Jay; makes it easier to walk away... I sure did admire the lines, looked a lot like yhe flowing lines of the Jackal.
Forum: Hacks 04-09-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,130
Posted By dogjaw
Jackal rig?

I recently traded for a Moto Guzzi to utilize as a tug, had a line on a sidecar that I thought would work well as a tub:
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-06-2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 76,957
Posted By dogjaw
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/04/06/27556fa...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/04/06/27556fad1a1463da57c51c41f28873b1.jpg
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-04-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
I have Seat Concepts on every bike of mine they...

I have Seat Concepts on every bike of mine they make one for, one of the first "must do" mods; half the weight and less than half the cost of a Corbin. Did 150 miles of dirt today with a Ktm 1290,...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-01-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
Charlie's doing great, quite the celebrity... I'm...

Charlie's doing great, quite the celebrity... I'm trying to put together a sidecar rig for her.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-31-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
Bring it on, we know how to treat company!...

Bring it on, we know how to treat company! Perfect blend of dirt roads connected by awesome twisties in the Ozarks, and the Ouachitas as well, just stay away from the stumps!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-30-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7,990
Views: 1,461,123
Posted By dogjaw
hey all, been out awhile recovering from the...

hey all, been out awhile recovering from the colostomy "reversal; what a freaking relief; did some big miles this weekend back to back on the DR, then the CBX, easy to moderate dirt roads, water...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-28-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9,500
Views: 810,087
Posted By dogjaw
I center punched a stump with my abdomen, got up...

I center punched a stump with my abdomen, got up and rode another 3 hrs before the pain really hit hard, I was going septic quickly. Zach was instrumental in saving my bacon, no cell coverage or...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-28-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 9,500
Views: 810,087
Posted By dogjaw
Thanks, Albie! I would rather count the wrinkles...

Thanks, Albie! I would rather count the wrinkles on a dog's balls than spend another day wearing a dang colostomy bag, but it sure beat the alternative... that was a very close call.

It felt...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-27-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9,500
Views: 810,087
Posted By dogjaw
I both appreciate and shudder at the amount of...

I both appreciate and shudder at the amount of thought Fletch has given to my "stob"...

Knowing what a earth mother, granola eating pottery master the Flex is, I thought it only appropriate to...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-27-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 76,957
Posted By dogjaw
Better a banjo picker than a dentist with a whip...

Better a banjo picker than a dentist with a whip hanging from his hog, the ridiculous in pursuit of the sublime.

Why do banjoists pick instead of strum?
It's easier to revert to old habits...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 559
Views: 58,538
Posted By dogjaw
What initially drew me to the DR650 was weight...

What initially drew me to the DR650 was weight and seat height compared to the XR and KLR, and now years and much experience later, it's why I still ride the Suzuki. I'm a short guy, and until...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-24-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 76,957
Posted By dogjaw
I would rather someone cuss my mama than to call...

I would rather someone cuss my mama than to call me a "biker"
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