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Forum: The Garage 04-09-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,994
Posted By grandpa_ken
That looks great! I might suggest some type of...

That looks great! I might suggest some type of pin for security if the bottle jack was to lose a seal and collapse.
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,770
Posted By grandpa_ken
I was doing the same thing with the cheap...

I was doing the same thing with the cheap versions and never really got it right. I decided to spend the money and so far I am liking the S-Plug. They are also great for mowing the lawn.
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-01-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By grandpa_ken
Pro Pilot did mine. Here are the specs he...

Pro Pilot did mine. Here are the specs he provided.

FKA has 5.5 newton meter spgs

Preset Starting range :

120mm fluid/R-12 out /C-10out

Preload caps 5.75 T in
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-24-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,631
Posted By grandpa_ken
I've already put in for vacation time. I'm...

I've already put in for vacation time. I'm looking forward to it.
Forum: Equipment 03-17-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,218
Posted By grandpa_ken
Thank you for experimenting with this and...

Thank you for experimenting with this and reporting. You may be able to reduce some of the air bubbles by mixing slower. I'll be watching.
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,121
Posted By grandpa_ken
I used black paint over the white letters.

I used black paint over the white letters.
Forum: Vendors 03-05-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 54,706
Posted By grandpa_ken
Just ordered one. Glad I got it.......hope I...

Just ordered one. Glad I got it.......hope I don't need it.
Thanks.
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-04-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 388
Views: 153,788
Posted By grandpa_ken
I used an AS7 Autoswitch triggered by the turn...

I used an AS7 Autoswitch triggered by the turn signal cancel button, to a relay, with switched power from a Fuzeblock for my Hella fog lights.
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-25-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,736
Posted By grandpa_ken
I have never had a NC inspection where they...

I have never had a NC inspection where they checked for a DOT rating. I'm sure they do in some places.
Forum: Equipment 02-13-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 233,246
Posted By grandpa_ken
Well the medium is too tight over a lightweight...

Well the medium is too tight over a lightweight flannel shirt, so back it goes and I'll try a large. The sleeves on the medium were too short also.
Forum: Equipment 02-06-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 233,246
Posted By grandpa_ken
I just ordered a medium. I'm 5'10", 177 pounds,...

I just ordered a medium. I'm 5'10", 177 pounds, 40" chest, 34" waist. I hope I have room for some layers.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-30-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 275,136
Posted By grandpa_ken
Look at the Ohlins BM303. It has all those...

Look at the Ohlins BM303. It has all those features. I just installed one on my F800GS.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-30-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 914
Views: 77,555
Posted By grandpa_ken
I wonder how fast the first production run will...

I wonder how fast the first production run will sell out? Can we get on a waiting list?
Forum: The Garage 01-29-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,952
Posted By grandpa_ken
RainX in the freezing rain last night were...

RainX in the freezing rain last night were dangerous! :eek1
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-16-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 275,136
Posted By grandpa_ken
Good to know. Thanks for clarifying that.

Good to know. Thanks for clarifying that.
Forum: Equipment 01-16-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,863
Posted By grandpa_ken
I am using it and I haven't noticed any balancing...

I am using it and I haven't noticed any balancing problems. I haven't had any punctures yet so I don't know how it will work.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-16-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 275,136
Posted By grandpa_ken
Here is a source for 20mm shaft with a 12mm bore....

Here is a source for 20mm shaft with a 12mm bore.

http://www.vxb.com/page/bearings/PROD/20mmLinearMotionSystems/Kit7714

http://www.vxb.com/mm5/graphics/00000001/hollow1.jpg
Forum: Equipment 01-13-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,863
Posted By grandpa_ken
I carry one 21" spare tube, a patch kit, tools,...

I carry one 21" spare tube, a patch kit, tools, extra valve cores, and a 12v Slime brand air pump. The 21" tube can be used in the front or rear.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-12-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 275,136
Posted By grandpa_ken
Thankfully my frame is straight. My thought was...

Thankfully my frame is straight. My thought was that the 74mm length will extend the sleeve into the center mount spanning the full gap for more support. I will trim the length of the threaded "nut"...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-12-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 275,136
Posted By grandpa_ken
The Ohlins BM303 shock I received has a solid...

The Ohlins BM303 shock I received has a solid 20mm OD x 12mm ID x 40mm L sleeve with a needle bearing and a high strength bolt for the upper mount. The lower mount has the 2-piece spacers. Ohlins...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-05-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 14,999
Posted By grandpa_ken
Does anyone have any updated opinions on the...

Does anyone have any updated opinions on the TomTom? Has anyone used it offroad?
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-03-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 517
Views: 35,792
Posted By grandpa_ken
I received my AF-Xied yesterday and I'm looking...

I received my AF-Xied yesterday and I'm looking forward to the results. First I have to get the new suspension installed.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-20-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 14,454
Posted By grandpa_ken
http://i233.photobucket.com/albums/ee72/kgw343/mot...

http://i233.photobucket.com/albums/ee72/kgw343/motorcycles/officeviewlr.jpg (http://s233.photobucket.com/user/kgw343/media/motorcycles/officeviewlr.jpg.html)
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-20-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 139,583
Posted By grandpa_ken
Nice video Karel. I got tired just watching you...

Nice video Karel. I got tired just watching you battle the rocks. Were you on the stock suspension or do you have any suspension mods?
Forum: The Garage 12-05-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,549
Posted By grandpa_ken
I used the Time-Sert in my KTM oil plug and I'm...

I used the Time-Sert in my KTM oil plug and I'm very pleased with the result.
Forum: Racing 11-27-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 410,592
Posted By grandpa_ken
"The first six races will be crucial for deciding...

"The first six races will be crucial for deciding whether to continue or stop racing in MotoGP" - Valentino Rossi.

From here>...
Forum: Road warriors 11-19-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 395,106
Posted By grandpa_ken
What kind of miles can you expect from a tank of...

What kind of miles can you expect from a tank of gas on the 1000 and 650 on the road?
Forum: Road warriors 11-17-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 395,106
Posted By grandpa_ken
I have been looking at the SV1000 and the SV650....

I have been looking at the SV1000 and the SV650. Which would be better for sport touring and a few track days, no racing? How do they compare in handling? Is the power on the SV650 satisfying? I'm...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 11-07-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 25,904
Posted By grandpa_ken
Looks cool! Do you have a Montero on...

Looks cool!

Do you have a Montero on Expedition Portal? Same KIRK!?
Forum: Racing 11-04-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 15,537
Posted By grandpa_ken
I'm more excited about Moto3 than MotoGP.

I'm more excited about Moto3 than MotoGP.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-18-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 4,658
Views: 186,908
Posted By grandpa_ken
I need to get out more. I'm going to try to make...

I need to get out more. I'm going to try to make this if I'm in town.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-15-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 441
Views: 252,852
Posted By grandpa_ken
Can you post more pictures of this Suzuki GT750?...

Can you post more pictures of this Suzuki GT750? Thanks.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-30-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 18,771
Views: 734,591
Posted By grandpa_ken
I was at CUI Tire when you went by, twice.

I was at CUI Tire when you went by, twice.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-12-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,539
Posted By grandpa_ken
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Thanks for hosting a great event. I met a lot of nice riders, and got...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-05-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,539
Posted By grandpa_ken
I hope to be arriving late Thursday afternoon. I...

I hope to be arriving late Thursday afternoon. I have to make a stop in Rock Hill, SC on the way.
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,262
Posted By grandpa_ken
I installed the Trail Tech today in my '07 450...

I installed the Trail Tech today in my '07 450 EXC. Fast easy plug-n-play. Do it.
Forum: Racing 08-20-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 5,368
Views: 549,406
Posted By grandpa_ken
:ear :huh :ear :lol3 :ear

:ear

:huh

:ear

:lol3

:ear
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-10-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 966
Views: 214,699
Posted By grandpa_ken
Backyard test ride of my son's "new" DRZ400S. ...

Backyard test ride of my son's "new" DRZ400S.
http://i233.photobucket.com/albums/ee72/kgw343/motorcycles/Will_DRZ400S-1.jpg
Forum: Vendors 08-09-2012, 06:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,601
Posted By grandpa_ken
I don't see any future dates for the MSF Dirt...

I don't see any future dates for the MSF Dirt Bike School or Adventure Off-Road course. Will these be available in the future?
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 6,795
Views: 1,086,113
Posted By grandpa_ken
I had this same trouble when I bought my used...

I had this same trouble when I bought my used bike. I had the shock rebuilt to correct the problem.
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