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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Today, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5,326
Views: 365,004
Posted By Rusty Rocket
^^ Good one ^^ I was in that very spot a...

^^ Good one ^^

I was in that very spot a few weeks ago. Back in the 70's a couple guys from The Berkshire Trail Riders (formerly Foothills T.R) rode their trail bikes through that tunnel. They...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida Today, 07:02 AM
Replies: 528
Views: 90,819
Posted By Rusty Rocket
they'll all be following the law and riding...

they'll all be following the law and riding single file, so

I'm sure there wouldn't be any problems. :lol3

thanks for the heads up. hope the event has great weather.
Forum: Thumpers Today, 05:19 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
On my '96 I was always gettin to 100-115 miles...

On my '96 I was always gettin to 100-115 miles before hitting reserve on the stock tank. I was always riding dualsport style rides. Then, I was in NC and heading for part of VA on the interstate...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 02:43 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Ride it like a moped and get 60mpg or ride it...

Ride it like a moped and get 60mpg or ride it like a motorcycle and get 52.:hmmmmm

where's Captain Obvious when you need him? :lol3
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 11:51 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Had a brief problem the other day. I went to get...

Had a brief problem the other day. I went to get a tag (tag-o-rama) and:

It was a hot day, so I decided since the tag was so close, I wouldn't wear my toolpack today so it wouldn't interfere with...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 08:49 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 147,385
Posted By Rusty Rocket
don't feel too badly, I PM'd him a couple hours...

don't feel too badly, I PM'd him a couple hours after he announced the cut-off. I was waiting to ask when I got closer to actually heading south.

Should've asked sooner.

What he has done is...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-22-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4,620
Views: 417,676
Posted By Rusty Rocket
most efficient way to turn gasoline into noise

most efficient way to turn gasoline into noise
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
you would need to vent the tank or a vacuum will...

you would need to vent the tank or a vacuum will develop and prevent it from coming out of the rotopax.
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
see post 95973

see post 95973
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-22-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,630,851
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I had plans to stop at Cogent for a visit my last...

I had plans to stop at Cogent for a visit my last time there. I had the address and a GPS so I was gonna load in the address when I got close. Being from CT, I never loaded the NC maps on my GPS...
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
where did you source the breaker. part # ? I...

where did you source the breaker. part # ? I like the idea.
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 341
Posted By Rusty Rocket
The DR350 cush hub wheel is a straight bolt on...

The DR350 cush hub wheel is a straight bolt on for the '96 and newer DR650.

You must run a DR650 brake rotor though.

I have one and have used it sucessfully
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-21-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4,032
Views: 214,350
Posted By Rusty Rocket
don't forget to say where you found it :deal ...

don't forget to say where you found it :deal that used to be the Grange Hall when I was a kid in the 60's. I ate lots of pot luck dinners in there. What ever happened to the Grange?

how are you...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-21-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,630,851
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Go Mike Go! I told my wife what you had been up...

Go Mike Go! I told my wife what you had been up to a while back, when we passed a guy riding a Ruckus, and she couldn't believe it.

Hell, I have trouble with it too. You are an IRONMAN.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-21-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4,032
Views: 214,350
Posted By Rusty Rocket
New: Look Ma, no chain. :lol3 I had pushed...

New:

Look Ma, no chain. :lol3 I had pushed the bike the last 3/8 mile and took the pic while I waited for the cavalry.

<form...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-21-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 4,032
Views: 214,350
Posted By Rusty Rocket
It was a hot day, so I decided since the tag was...

It was a hot day, so I decided since the tag was so close, I wouldn't wear my toolpack today so it wouldn't interfere with air flow through my jacket. The tag was less than three miles from home and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-21-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 147,385
Posted By Rusty Rocket
so sad. I went to 814 and the interactive map...

so sad. I went to 814 and the interactive map was gone. I asked for the file the same day EC said he was stopping the distrib. I was gonna try to at least get the gas stations and campgrounds and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Just don't loose it in a posted bird sanctuary....

Just don't loose it in a posted bird sanctuary. :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I have used a small Zip-ty as a tool to do this...

I have used a small Zip-ty as a tool to do this on many connectors. You can even use one zip-ty to "open" another zip-ty
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
this is why I have my phone number in black...

this is why I have my phone number in black marker written on the inside. I also replaced the phillips style screw with a hex head bolt and use blue loctite. I can't afford the new ones.

yep,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
fat fingered it. stock rear is 42

fat fingered it. stock rear is 42
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
What really matters is the tire. Many 18" tires...

What really matters is the tire. Many 18" tires are the same outside diameter as the 17's. Find the tallest tire and it will raise the rear a tiny bit. Best thing would be to make sure you have a...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-20-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 1,582
Views: 83,521
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Well now, I'm a bit confused by your screen name....

Well now, I'm a bit confused by your screen name. :deal

:D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-19-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,630,851
Posted By Rusty Rocket
^^^^^ That's awesome! ^^^^^ wish I'd done...

^^^^^ That's awesome! ^^^^^

wish I'd done something like that with my dad when I was 11 memory of a lifetime for both of you
give the boy a beer too :lol3
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-19-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4,734
Views: 248,925
Posted By Rusty Rocket
:cry nobody wants to ride with an old guy. ...

:cry nobody wants to ride with an old guy.

KTM is still in disarray from last weeks thrill and chill. I guess I'll just sleep late and maybe chase a tag-o-rama or something tomorrow.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-19-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1,582
Views: 83,521
Posted By Rusty Rocket
small bikes looking for a tame ride Sunday...

small bikes looking for a tame ride Sunday morning, see here:

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=24651140&postcount=4720
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-19-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4,734
Views: 248,925
Posted By Rusty Rocket
a bit earlier than yesterday, but I got the go...

a bit earlier than yesterday, but I got the go ahead with management:

Willing to try again for Sunday 7/20 (tommorrow) same deal.

Please reply before 10p.m. if you want to do this.
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
My wife just got one me for my birthday: ...

My wife just got one me for my birthday:

http://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/p/875/11012/Motorsport-Products-P-12-Adjustable-Lift-Stand?term=p-12%20lift%20stand
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-18-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 4,734
Views: 248,925
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Late Announcement I will lead a big bike...

Late Announcement

I will lead a big bike ride from the Dow/Spaulding parking area starting Saturday @ 10 a.m.

That's the depart time. There will be many dirt roads and some muddy section and a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
This: is why no one likes you! :dizave :wave...

This: is why no one likes you! :dizave
:wave :D
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I'm putting a Pirelli MT-43 4.00X18 on my DR350...

I'm putting a Pirelli MT-43 4.00X18 on my DR350 wheel next chance I get. I have a used one coming off my KTM (I have a brand new one going on the KTM) I got 2 seasons out of it on the KTM. (2000+...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-18-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,185
Posted By Rusty Rocket
probably won't make it. :cry I have a NETRA...

probably won't make it. :cry I have a NETRA Board meeting that will keep me out till midnight when I finally get home. I would have to get up at 4:30 to be able to make it. all that driving and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-17-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5,326
Views: 365,004
Posted By Rusty Rocket
:nod I've been waiting a long time for it to...

:nod

I've been waiting a long time for it to be west of the river and now it's back with the lighthouses.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I use a plastic mallet to "persuade" stuck things...

I use a plastic mallet to "persuade" stuck things like that. a couple sharp raps in different directions should do it.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I had a stock '96 and when I bought my '09 the PO...

I had a stock '96 and when I bought my '09 the PO had lowered the pegs. I couldn't believe how much better it was. With the SeatConcepts Tall seat & higher bars, I have a very comfortable ride. (I'm...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I have to get me one of those denim seat...

I have to get me one of those denim seat covers!:deal
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
YES. Didn't you read the directions?

YES. Didn't you read the directions?
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
nice write up. I had a very sloppy pedal on a...

nice write up. I had a very sloppy pedal on a different brand bike and I used to tighten it up with yellow teflon tape (the stuff for natural gas fittings). I'd put several wraps around the shaft...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-15-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,630,851
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I feel for you. I had a stone the size of a...

I feel for you. I had a stone the size of a grape seed once. I was puking for an hour from the pain before my wife could make it home and give me a ride to the Dr's office.

Thing is, I now am...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 96,075
Views: 18,104,757
Posted By Rusty Rocket
here is a DR350 linkage with the zerks on 2 of...

here is a DR350 linkage with the zerks on 2 of the pivots. the one for the bottom of the shock doesn't hae one, I suspect they might fit the 650.

...
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