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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-16-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 566
Posted By cronos1013
I wish we had some good place to ride in Mass,...

I wish we had some good place to ride in Mass, the laws for state park riding suck, and I can't find any private land tracks. If I won the lottery, I'd open one, but I think we're shit out of luck...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-15-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 566
Posted By cronos1013
That's where we went last year!! Hilltop lodge I...

That's where we went last year!! Hilltop lodge I think it's called.

The track was kind of meh, but the town was crazy! It was super rocked by poverty, we tipped our breakfast waitress like $100...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-15-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 566
Posted By cronos1013
Looking for an Offroad adventure location in New England

Once a year my friends and I get together to do an off road trip, and this year we're looking for a place to go. Ideally there would be a large house to rent with 7-10 bedrooms and directly...
Forum: Beasts 07-19-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 471,889
Posted By cronos1013
Question about highwaydirtbikes.com handguards

Has anyone bought a set of these (http://www.highwaydirtbikes.com/HDB_Shop/index.php?app=ccp0&ns=prodshow&ref=billet_hg_9%2F8)? What top clamp bolt pattern is right, I figured I was going to get a...
Forum: Beasts 07-15-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 471,889
Posted By cronos1013
Need new Passenger Pegs

So Saturday my Tiger took a low speed CatNap and due to a strategically placed rock, it happened at the expense of my right side passenger foot rest. I was able to eject into a bush without injury,...
Forum: Beasts 04-20-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 471,889
Posted By cronos1013
This is a front shot of mine...

This is a front shot of mine (http://i.imgur.com/hntRUEi.jpg) The bars are the Happy Trails Nerf Bars (http://www.happy-trail.com/Triumph-Tiger-800/Happy-Trails-Engine-Guard-Triumph-Tiger-800.aspx)....
Forum: Beasts 04-17-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 471,889
Posted By cronos1013
What battery for a '12 Tiger 800 XC?

OK, so I parked my bike in my storage unit (no garage) where sadly I do not have access to power for a battery tender, and when I went to start it up this year, it died. No biggie, I jumped it from...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-17-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By cronos1013
How does that thing work in bright sun? Any...

How does that thing work in bright sun? Any glaring negatives about it I should be aware of?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-17-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By cronos1013
How is charging on the Montana? My old garmin...

How is charging on the Montana? My old garmin (not the expensive one) used a standard USB/GPS charger, and it wasn't waterproof. Ended up with the tip of the charger all rusted to shit. How does...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-16-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By cronos1013
Need a new GPS for 2013

OK so when I took my bike out of storage this year, I had my GPS in my unzipped pocket of my coat...yea...not swift...needless to say it didn't survive that day's ride, it popped out on a bump and...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 433
Posted By cronos1013
Thanks!!

Thanks!!
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 433
Posted By cronos1013
Replacement Mirrors for a Tiger 800

I took my XC trail riding, and had a casualty of one of the mirrors and the windscreen mounts...what is everyone replacing these mirrors with...if possible I want to pick up a pair of something that...
Forum: Beasts 07-23-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,437
Posted By cronos1013
Just wanted to say thanks, I read that at work,...

Just wanted to say thanks, I read that at work, and laughed out loud...now everyone is staring at me.
Forum: Equipment 07-10-2012, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,373
Posted By cronos1013
My mother is an Audiologist...and I actually...

My mother is an Audiologist...and I actually talked to her about this when I got my bike. They make special motorcycle earplugs which have a flat noise reduction (so it doesn't muffle some sounds...
Forum: Equipment 07-10-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 305
Posted By cronos1013
Tubes for a Tiger 800 XC?

What kind of tubes should I use? I'm looking for an UHD set that uses natural rubber as opposed to butyl, I'm not afraid of a little air leakage, especially since I'm carrying a small compressor,...
Forum: Beasts 07-10-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,637
Posted By cronos1013
On both sides, the bars each mount to other...

On both sides, the bars each mount to other brackets, which are included, those threads into the block itself using what appear to be the same mounting points of the stock engine guards. They are...
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,637
Posted By cronos1013
My only concern is how close they are to the...

My only concern is how close they are to the headers, they seem like right next to them...I am not going to be able to mount my R&G header grating like I was planning to, unless I modify the hell out...
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 409
Posted By cronos1013
What tubes should I use for a Tiger 800 XC?

OK so I read that natural rubber tubes are better than butyl due to their resistance to tearing when damage occurs, so you get a leak rather than a blowout...

That is fine and all...but where do I...
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,637
Posted By cronos1013
Happy Trails crash bars for Tiger 800 XC

OK so I first want to start off by saying these bars are super heavy duty, they feel much more substantial than the SW-Motech ones (I saw a random person with them in a 7-11 parking lot like a week...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-01-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,694
Posted By cronos1013
Did you try mounting the drive as a USB hard...

Did you try mounting the drive as a USB hard drive in windows, and then going into Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Computer Management, and then clicking on Disk management, inside there,...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-01-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,121
Posted By cronos1013
Oregon 450, Nuvi 550, or eTrex 30?

OK so I'm pricing out a GPS unit for riding, and I was looking at those two. What would the group's suggestions be regarding either the Oregon 450, the Nuvi 550 or the eTrex 30; from what I could...
Forum: Beasts 06-30-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,263
Posted By cronos1013
I can't wait, I'm doing a similar build to the...

I can't wait, I'm doing a similar build to the one in the main Tiger 800 thread, so I wanted some stock pictures, so I can photograph the transition from stock to personalized.

I got the R&G...
Forum: Beasts 06-29-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,263
Posted By cronos1013
FIrst pictures of the new tiger..

So my first photos before I start swapping stuff around on this beast.

The pictures are big, so I made them links, not embedded images.

So the dealership told me it won't be until next week...
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 20,900
Views: 3,639,669
Posted By cronos1013
Damn, you found one used? I looked and looked...

Damn, you found one used? I looked and looked for either a 2011 or 2012 XC, but couldn't find one...so this week I pulled the trigger on a new one, and after tax, title and an extended warranty...
Forum: Beasts 06-27-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 673
Views: 159,479
Posted By cronos1013
Totally amazing...I just emailed him to see if...

Totally amazing...I just emailed him to see if he'd make me a set...I was considering the HT ones, but with the welding issues I heard about...yea...I'll take a sexy set of those square tube ones any...
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,263
Posted By cronos1013
I pulled the trigger today....

So I broke down and did it! I ordered a 2012 800 XC in black with heated grips, the gel seat, and the triumph metal skid plate, the anodized rear brake reservoir, rubber tank pad, and the Aux power...
Forum: Beasts 06-17-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,383
Posted By cronos1013
I was thinking the same thing, that combined with...

I was thinking the same thing, that combined with the exhaust guard the front end should be fairly well protected.


Now for crash bars, what do you guys think of the ones from Happy trails?
...
Forum: Beasts 06-17-2012, 06:29 AM
Replies: 20,900
Views: 3,639,669
Posted By cronos1013
There is a way to relocate it under the swingarm...

There is a way to relocate it under the swingarm that Xsilvergs demoed on the tiger800.co.uk forum with pictures.

Link to his post...
Forum: Beasts 06-17-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,383
Posted By cronos1013
I'm glad you brought that up, I was considering...

I'm glad you brought that up, I was considering going a mix of SW-Motech and some of the R&G stuff.

I really liked the R&G Header pipe guard, which mounts to their radiator guard (which seems...
Forum: Beasts 06-16-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,383
Posted By cronos1013
Yes you're right there, I wish someone made a set...

Yes you're right there, I wish someone made a set which had the coverage of the engine like the stock bars, but had upper coverage like some of the aftermarket ones...I strongly suspect this thing is...
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,383
Posted By cronos1013
As far as the triumph bars, I really am looking...

As far as the triumph bars, I really am looking for something with a little more comprehensive protection, I loved the look of the Hepco and Becker ones until I saw the horror story of them ripping a...
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,383
Posted By cronos1013
Thanks for all the suggestions, and that thread...

Thanks for all the suggestions, and that thread is awesome, I dunno how I didn't see it before.
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,383
Posted By cronos1013
Question Tiger 800 XC suggestions..

OK, so at the end of July, I am going on a "Motorcycle adventure bachelor party" so I am using this as the perfect excuse to pick up a new Tiger 800 XC, and I had a few questions for those who are a...
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