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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-07-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,879
Posted By el' hefe
Winner!!:clap You definitely embody the...

Winner!!:clap

You definitely embody the "ride it like you stole it" attitude. Hat's off to you fine sir!
Forum: Equipment 12-07-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,658
Posted By el' hefe
+1 When riding forest roads and in the...

+1

When riding forest roads and in the backcountry, I typically open carry my XD in the standard issue SA paddle holster in the 3 o'clock position (I finally found a use for that holster!). I find...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4,331
Views: 853,469
Posted By el' hefe
I love this shot!

I love this shot!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,535
Posted By el' hefe
mwames88; Thanks for clarifying and putting an...

mwames88; Thanks for clarifying and putting an end to the rumor mill.

Yes, as OregonCoast said, an ADV discount would be a great way to get more of these curmudgeons in to your new location!:lol3...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-19-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,535
Posted By el' hefe
For me, it is more of a convenience factor as I...

For me, it is more of a convenience factor as I own a 950. Being able to go less than ten blocks for last minute parts (that I neglect to mail order can be a life saver) on pre-trip maintenance.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-09-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,535
Posted By el' hefe
Seattle Triumph going into old Aurora Suzuki location

Being a fan of all things Orange, I noticed a flash of orange as I drove by the old and now closed Aurora Suzuki dealership located on hwy 99. Being a person attracted to bright and shiny objects, I...
Forum: Ride reports 08-16-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,497
Posted By el' hefe
In!

I love Slovenia!!

Great pic's, keep them coming!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-16-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 9,020
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,298,382
Posted By el' hefe
Klim F4 Helmet - Large - $200

****Sold Thanks!

I have had this helmet sitting for about a year, bought it from another inmate used it once. Great helmet for someone with an ORANGE bike.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-14-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 809
Posted By el' hefe
We had a blast riding around the Lake Wynoochie...

We had a blast riding around the Lake Wynoochie Recreational Area, great scenery and a plenty of forest service roads to keep you busy riding all day long.

In short, you can head out of Shelton...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-02-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 10,376
Views: 2,152,348
Posted By el' hefe
Entertaining read, decent price on a Monster: ...

Entertaining read, decent price on a Monster:

http://seattle.craigslist.org/see/mcy/4450332890.html
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-21-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By el' hefe
I was hoping that this thread would provide some...

I was hoping that this thread would provide some good news on a local KTM mechanic, as these threads pop up every now and then. Every time the conversation comes to the same conclusion, which is to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-09-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,020
Posted By el' hefe
Be sure to provide a EZ Cub RR!! I was at...

Be sure to provide a EZ Cub RR!!

I was at Tahuya yesterday, and the riding was great. Typical wet area's due to recent rains, but it just adds to the fun.
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-07-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By el' hefe
Try posting in the Regional Forums

Go to the Nortwet page, and start a new thread there. You will have better luck to find a partner this way.

I was at Capital Forest this past Sunday. It is a great place to ride.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-06-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,203
Posted By el' hefe
I am with MortimerSickle on this one....

I currently have approximately 6000 miles on my front TKC 80 at this point, and yes the knobs are worn, and looking a bit ragged, but is still good for another 1000 miles on slab. If I knew I was...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-01-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 800
Posted By el' hefe
950's

Not sure about the 990's; for 950's the general rule is that 2005.5 (KTM had a mid year revisions to correct some of the '04 issues) or preferable since KTM made a few corrections during the mid year...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-29-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9,020
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,298,382
Posted By el' hefe
I'll take it! PM Sent

I'll take it!

PM Sent
Forum: Ride reports 06-27-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 1,938,447
Posted By el' hefe
Typically a picture is worth a thousand words,...

Typically a picture is worth a thousand words, but I only keep coming up with one...."RAD"! And if I was to put that one word into a sentence, I would say "Your Russian friend appears to be...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-25-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By el' hefe
Sounds like you had a good run for your gear. ...

Sounds like you had a good run for your gear.

I on the other hand, "elected" to leave my rain liner out of my Revit Jacket on this mornings commute. I ended up arriving at work dripping wet. I had...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-24-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,921
Posted By el' hefe
Nope.

Nope.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-17-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4,331
Views: 853,469
Posted By el' hefe
Tahuya

Panoramic pic, let's see how it posts.....

http://jeffp.smugmug.com/Other/Random-Motorcycle-Landscape/i-xFgqTJs/0/XL/IMG_2042-XL.jpg
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-12-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,612
Posted By el' hefe
BJP - Thanks for the info!

BJP - Thanks for the info!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-12-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,612
Posted By el' hefe
I found some free time this weekend, so I am in....

I found some free time this weekend, so I am in. Sent in the registration earlier this week. I was debating between which bike would be best for the ride (DRZ 400 or KTM ADV 950); after hearing the...
Forum: Trip Planning 06-10-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 569,756
Posted By el' hefe
Seattle, Wa

Seattle, 98103

Just North of downtown Seattle in the Green Lake area.

Tent space (on pavers), and extra room available. BBQ, garage with tools (including welder). Orange bikes also get a free...
Forum: Ride reports 06-07-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 1,938,447
Posted By el' hefe
I know it has already been posted many times...

I know it has already been posted many times already, but I need to say it as well...... The last set of pictures were absolutely epic! :clap
Ride on!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-05-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 10,376
Views: 2,152,348
Posted By el' hefe
Beer

Any Rainier Fans out there?

This:
http://seattle.craigslist.org/see/mcy/3841641012.html

Plus this:
http://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/mcy/3849711625.html

And you will be one popular guy.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-15-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,657
Posted By el' hefe
Definitely sounds like a neighborhood hooligan as...

Definitely sounds like a neighborhood hooligan as you mentioned. I bet you will see the bike again, hopefully it will come back to you in the same condition as when it was stolen.

I am in...
Forum: Ride reports 05-02-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 1,938,447
Posted By el' hefe
Still reading, glad to see you are still riding;...

Still reading, glad to see you are still riding; motorcycle or snowboard, it is all good!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-02-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,730
Posted By el' hefe
Rally Raid

I have a Rally Raid windscreen, and and XD-3 helmet. No major complaints after a 10 day 4000 mile trip on 90% highway & 10% desert/mountain roads.

I also like the fact that with the Rally Raid,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-19-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,574
Posted By el' hefe
Well considering that you a fan of the orange......

Well considering that you a fan of the orange... I might be able to help a brutha out. I will send you a PM this evening.

You know, we do have a couple of roads that just may work well for your...
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 1,938,447
Posted By el' hefe
+1. It is always good to have a contingency plan...

+1. It is always good to have a contingency plan should any other bike troubles develop down the road. But really, what else could go wrong? Your just going for a quick spin around the block........
Forum: Ride reports 08-29-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 1,938,447
Posted By el' hefe
Great to see the RR active again!

Too bad about FF's busted ankle, and don't sweat the gross photo; to be honest I was a bit relieved that there wasn't an included pic of a bed pan, with a steaming pile poo in it! Or maybe you just...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,368
Posted By el' hefe
Day 06 (7/10/12) - Durango to Crested Butte - Cont

Riding up Engineers was a blast. There were quite a few 4x4's roaming about, but nothing that would stop the fun. I hit the the last turn to the top, and ran into a couple of ADV'ers (Flux & Lucky)...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-21-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,713
Posted By el' hefe
BDCW is having a non-advertised sale on select...

BDCW is having a non-advertised sale on select items for the month of August. Skid plates is one of the items (while supplies last). You need to enter a promo code to get the sale price. I am sure...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-20-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,334
Posted By el' hefe
Sounds like you are looking for the neighborhood...

Sounds like you are looking for the neighborhood charm of Tudors and Craftmans similar to what you have in Portland. If that is the case, then Seattle is your spot. You can find one off home's from...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-15-2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,334
Posted By el' hefe
Well I hope it improves, but I am not holding my...

Well I hope it improves, but I am not holding my breath that it will.


Yes it is a bridge replacement with a 2014 completion date. But typical to US highway and infrastructure improvements, it...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-15-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,334
Posted By el' hefe
Yeah...check that last statement. 520 is...

Yeah...check that last statement. 520 is superf*cked these days.:lol3

I live in Wallingford, and commute to Redmond. In the mornings it is great as long as you beat the techies (sp) to work. On...
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 1,938,447
Posted By el' hefe
:clap:freaky Sounds like this adventure is going...

:clap:freaky Sounds like this adventure is going to pick up momentum once again!! Interested to hear what events have transpired behind the scene. Sounds like the trail on your bike may be cooling...
Forum: Ride reports 08-10-2012, 05:35 PM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 1,938,447
Posted By el' hefe
Dude. No f-ing way. I just spent a good...

Dude. No f-ing way.

I just spent a good part of the day cacthing up on this RR, and I have been loving it as you have passions similar to mine (snowboarding, m/cing & KTM's at that)...I finally...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-10-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,567
Posted By el' hefe
Edit* - I just saw your first question......West...

Edit* - I just saw your first question......West entrance from FS 25 is more fun from my perspective. Lots of turns, great views, and less travelled. Road is a bit more degraded on this side. East is...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-10-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,567
Posted By el' hefe
This is good info. I jumped on I-15 to...

This is good info.

I jumped on I-15 to slab it into Salt Lake City, and learned that this is a road I never want to be on,..... ever again. :eek1

Avoiding I-5 from Olympia to Seattle is...
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