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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-21-2015, 04:39 PM
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Views: 90,872
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Anti is right you need 4 ozs of weights opposite...

Anti is right you need 4 ozs of weights opposite the rear rim lock and 3 ozs opposite the front rim lock. the 1 oz crimp on type work well and after balancing you will notice a huge difference.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-14-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
now that right there is some funny shit I don't...

now that right there is some funny shit I don't care who you are!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-10-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 65,997
Posted By 990 trailblazer
yea I would not get to attached to those rear...

yea I would not get to attached to those rear blinkers. they are usually the first casualties.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-09-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
congrats, those are great bikes and quite...

congrats, those are great bikes and quite capable. Take your time learning your bike and enjoy the ride.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-09-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
I've had that happen twice over the last few...

I've had that happen twice over the last few years, both times while parked outside hotels. took out the tubes both times and no leaks. I think some jerk thought it would be funny. Next time I'll put...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-09-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 65,997
Posted By 990 trailblazer
did it come with a power band or is that extra?...

did it come with a power band or is that extra? met a kid at a station in Arkansas who was on a 250 Yamaha. Said his cousin put a power band in it and now it will do wheelys in 5th gear at 100 mph....
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-09-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 65,997
Posted By 990 trailblazer
[QUOTE=Supahflid;26749470]Well, funny you should...

[QUOTE=Supahflid;26749470]Well, funny you should ask. I just happened to have picked up a new motorcycle yesterday.
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-08-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 65,997
Posted By 990 trailblazer
I know an old retired guy with a wore out dirt...

I know an old retired guy with a wore out dirt bike that just happens to know a few trails he will let you ride if you promise not to run off and leave him:evil
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-08-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 65,997
Posted By 990 trailblazer
And just what might you be ridding my fine...

And just what might you be ridding my fine fellow:ear
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-16-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By 990 trailblazer
colorado trail info

Hello all, need some help from those in the know. a small group will be riding the Durango, silverton, moab area the 2nd week in june. We will be on street legal dirtbikes 450, 525, 690 size and...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-17-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,616
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Hey Andre and Sharon, Marcus and I are staying at...

Hey Andre and Sharon, Marcus and I are staying at the hub and looking forward to the ride and seeing old friends. Lots of catching up to do, Bob
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-05-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 5,307
Views: 343,270
Posted By 990 trailblazer
so here's the rest of the story. Got the...

so here's the rest of the story.

Got the new regulator(actually used from a 2010 adventure off ebay) and gleefully installed it fully expecting it to fix my problem. not so much, same as before. ...
Forum: Ride reports 03-01-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 45,027
Posted By 990 trailblazer
bet half the people reading this RR snagged one...

bet half the people reading this RR snagged one of your pics for a screen saver, I sure did. Great read and pictures!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-16-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5,307
Views: 343,270
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Eek so in the middle of our last group ride my 990...

so in the middle of our last group ride my 990 fails to start after a gas stop. acted just like a dead battery which it was. I've never had a battery just die in the middle of a ride but have heard...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-04-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
saturday ride again

So we had too much fun last Sat. and decided to do it again this sat. same place same time, leaving Utica truck stop at 09:30. riding a bunch of gravel roads connected by twisty pavement. If we have...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-04-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Good job Roy, congrats on some fine riding!

Good job Roy, congrats on some fine riding!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-29-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
saturday ride?

anybody wanta skin up some gravel this Saturday? We can meet up at Hubbards truck stop in Utica, leave at 09:30, ride a loop from there. have lunch somewhere south of there and back in the afternoon....
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-18-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
big bend / hill country trip

just got back from a good 10 day trip in texas. 4 of us rode the dirt and pavement in big bend and surrounding area. there are many miles of fun dirt roads much like moab. we were riding big bikes...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-28-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 806
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Thanks for the invite, sounds like a fun ride ....

Thanks for the invite, sounds like a fun ride . Dates marked
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-11-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
I'm lucky to type a few words here and get them...

I'm lucky to type a few words here and get them into never never land. One day I'll get some smart people to show me how to add pictures.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-11-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
yea its definitely an acquired taste. I could do...

yea its definitely an acquired taste. I could do OK going strait but when I let off for a corner all hell would break loose. more skills needed.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-10-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
tallahasse trail ride

I meet up with 6 friends for a Florida flat land ride in the NF around the area. We rode single and two track for two days then a dual sport ride up into Georgia through some beautiful old...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-14-2014, 05:35 PM
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Views: 196,106
Posted By 990 trailblazer
yea i'm bringing the 525 up Thursday evening to...

yea i'm bringing the 525 up Thursday evening to ride with yall.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-13-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
arkansas camp/ride this weekend

longpool campground near dover. Big bike and small bike ride sat and sun about 160 miles each. More details in the Arkansas ride and camp thread.

Several of the Jackson group have attended these...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-13-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 14,258
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Yea I don't think a 125 will be the ticket on the...

Yea I don't think a 125 will be the ticket on the gravel/pavement ride. The 650 will be more enjoyable. There will be some slick roads if it rains just before the ride but not deep mud. One ride...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-26-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 14,258
Posted By 990 trailblazer
OK this is the low down on a proposed route. We...

OK this is the low down on a proposed route. We left camp at 9:00 and rode 80 miles of gravel/pavement to meadville at 12:00. Plan to have lunch there, gas if needed, and leave by 1:00.

Head...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-24-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 14,258
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Route scouting

Rode some of the route today ,looks like around 150 miles to lunch, but it is a kinder and gentler kind of trail.:D Tomorrow John and I will check out the after lunch section and try to hook it all...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-22-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 14,258
Posted By 990 trailblazer
No need for a work day this time. Eric has done a...

No need for a work day this time. Eric has done a good job of keeping the trails clean and the grass is under control and as Gus Mccray says The people coming here wouldn't notice a dead skunk on the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-06-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Made it back to Moab tonight after a good ride...

Made it back to Moab tonight after a good ride over several high passes out from silverton. Yesterday we rode the TAT backwards into Silverton and you get to see all the folks riding it the correct...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-04-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Yea Tim that is exactly our plans, prospector...

Yea Tim that is exactly our plans, prospector hotel and all.

We rode the white rim today and apparently 10 years and 40 pounds makes a big difference. I sure didn't remember it being so rough nor...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-03-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
rode slickrock bike trail today, 10 miles of...

rode slickrock bike trail today, 10 miles of first and second gear following the white stripe over the rocks. I was afraid the bikes would overheat in the 100 degree heat but it seems we overheated...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-02-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Meet up with Lee from Louisiana whos riding the...

Meet up with Lee from Louisiana whos riding the TAT on a 690. We all needed oil/tire/air filter /fluid changes so we spent all day in the hotel parking lot working on bikes. We had clamed a out of...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-01-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Hey you guys can ride with Marcus and I. We are...

Hey you guys can ride with Marcus and I. We are in Moab and plan on riding over to silverton, spend the night , then back to moab. The white rim trail, blackdragon canyon, eagle canyon etc and etc.
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-15-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 14,258
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Rally routes

Went out today and explored some ways to get around all the broken bridges that are apparently never going to be fixed. Working on a loop with lunch in Natchez. Should be a fine way to spend a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-06-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
dirty ride saturday ?

Some of us are going to ride some dirt and gravel this Saturday. Yall come and join us for some mild to moderate dirt and some fast gravel roads. We will leave from our camp area by the creek at...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-11-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
local inmates at SLAP

I see some locals signed up for slap. Marcus and I are heading up Thursday and bringing dirt and street bikes to play with. I've read the weather looks to cooperate and should be quite a gathering...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-08-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 41,106
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Thanks BW for the pics, ride report, and for...

Thanks BW for the pics, ride report, and for taking us on a bunch of really fun roads. Also great job of getting that big boy triumph through Donnies muddy trail !!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-23-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Hey Alan, its was a good time and thanks for...

Hey Alan, its was a good time and thanks for leading us around up there. You're learning that area pretty good. My a-- was sore from riding and my jaw from laughing, it doesn't get much better than...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-09-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,967
Posted By 990 trailblazer
Mississippi boys home safe and with the exception...

Mississippi boys home safe and with the exception of a few sore spots all is well. Also great to see old friends and meet new ones. Good mix of trails,gravel and roads. Thanks to all who worked to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-13-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16,099
Views: 914,969
Posted By 990 trailblazer
ride saturday

Lets all put some air in the tires (or not) and go riding. Some of us are meeting at Mcdonalds in Crystal Springs 10:00 Sat morn. A mix of gravel and pavement. Should be fun, come on down and ride...
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