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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-03-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By Pokey66C23
Globemaster heavy equipment operator

He's a C17 dude at McChord, probably on a trip right now. If we can, let's take him south to Gifford. Kinda depends on what he's riding. Are you open to another outing soon? I'll be home after 5...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-02-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By Pokey66C23
Fs70, fs73,

FS road 73 will take you to Sun Top Look Out. Nice views, lots of FS roads to choose from. FS 70 is fun with many off shoots to choose from. What are you riding? When do you do your riding? ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-13-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,264
Posted By Pokey66C23
Son-of-Fastdadio

I'm in Puyallup, ex-AF T-tailed bug sucker driver. I have three sons 17,20,21. We've taken in Ft Lewis guys as a family away from home for them from time to time. Some times a home cooked meal and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 119,791
Posted By Pokey66C23
#8575

My 1997 620 Adventure R was electrically brought back to life today after years of residing in boxes, tomorrow after re-installing my freshly repaired right radiator she should be running. Running as...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,776
Posted By Pokey66C23
01, 1150gs

I bought my 01, with 11,800 miles on it for $6500, three years ago. It came with some extras, no bags. Did a fly and ride, 1300 miles home. I had never been on one prior to the day I bought mine. 650...
Forum: Ride reports 06-09-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,339
Posted By Pokey66C23
Thanks

Great ride report, thanks.
Forum: Americas 03-05-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By Pokey66C23
Mt

There are plenty of great dirt roads in eastern Montana between the highline, (highway 2), and Canada. They are my favorite places to ride. My grandparent's farm is north of Hinsdale. Northern...
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,071
Posted By Pokey66C23
fuel pump vac

I had similar conditions on my 03 640 Adv. It was a split in the vac line for the fuel pump. Check the line where it attaches to the nipple on the intake, that's where mine split and gave me...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-29-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 842
Posted By Pokey66C23
Ac

Woody is still at it, does great work, very experienced engine builder, many shops in the south sound area use him.
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
Fired right up.

Fired right up.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-07-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8,839
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,230,820
Posted By Pokey66C23
Kennedy Tool Box

PM sent.




PM
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 7,860
Posted By Pokey66C23
One Bike?

That was page 1, there are several more.....


For me it would be my 03, KTM 640 Adventure........or maybe the 2000, KTM 640 Enduro with both tanks........a 640 for sure.

Hey Stew, I started...
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
640

640 engine is in, all plumbed. I'm jetting the carb for a stock exhaust sytem - pre-muffler, Supertrap boat anchor w/out the spark arrester. I'll keep the snorkel on and rejet the BST 40 back to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
400

Shooter, with your input and what I got done today, I'll keep the 400 and put it back in when I'm getting close to 80.

I ordered a new cam chain, (should have ordered a top end gasket kit), the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-03-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
Bearing numbers!

David, thanks for doing my foot work on replacement bearing numbers. I hope I make it to the bearing shop in Tacoma today.

I haven't had a chance to look at my spare counter balancer, (out of a...
Forum: Thumpers 01-03-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
400

Thanks for the info on the 400 Shooter, what kind of mileage did you get out of it?

I don't think the 400 will be in this bike long. I'll fix it, ride it for a while, but I do like HP and...
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 6,739
Views: 2,088,126
Posted By Pokey66C23
Thanks Mark

It's been 2 1/2 years? Dang, I was hoping this would keep going like one of those popular reality shows that doesn't seem to end.

It's going to be tough not tuning into your life here at ADV...
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
autodecomp

Great answer, Thanks again David. I'll rob the one off my 640 cam and make the 400 whole again.

I'm wondering, if I could find some roller type bearings at my local bearing supply co. to replace...
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
400

Thanks David,

I had no idea they had updated the counterbalance, do you know what year they went to rollers?

Something I discovered while looking through the box of parts, the automatic...
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
bearings

Thanks Clintnz,

I'll make sure I get the updated bearings when I place my order. I'll pull them and see if I can find a local source w/rollers. Thanks again. Neil
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,792
Posted By Pokey66C23
KTM LC4 400s/600s/620s/640s ?

I need some feed back from the LC4 Brotherhood on an interesting engine problem that put a 2000 LC4 400 Enduro in my garage with the 640s.

The cam chain made enough contact with the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 324
Posted By Pokey66C23
KTM LC4 400 BST40 Jetting

Picking up a new project bike tomorrow, a 2000 LC4 400 Enduro. I'm familiar with the BST40 jetting for the 640 motor, I have no idea where to go from stock on the 400.

Anyone dump the snorkel,...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,093
Posted By Pokey66C23
Congrats!

What a great LC4 story! Armageddon must have a passion for LC4s and his fellow riders to do such a thing for a complete stranger. Long live the LC4 brotherhood!

I hate seeing these bikes parted...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-20-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 8,839
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,230,820
Posted By Pokey66C23
I have a spot for that......

I have a perfect place for that, I'll pm you.
Forum: Thumpers 12-13-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 494
Posted By Pokey66C23
2000 KTM 640 engine refresh

Just tore down a 2000 640 motor I bought used with a broken countershaft end. How did that happen, don't know, but I suspect improper torque and/or no locktite on the bolt during a sprocket change....
Forum: Thumpers 11-19-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 8,957
Views: 1,956,618
Posted By Pokey66C23
WP Extreme 50mm Forks

I just picked up a set of low miles, (6500 mostly street use), WP 50mm forks. They came off of an Enduro, they're going on a 2001 640 Enduro.

I don't want to re-invent the wheel. I'm looking...
Forum: Equipment 08-27-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,840
Posted By Pokey66C23
jetboil

I've used a jetboil for years, did 260 miles of backpacking a few summers ago with my kids. Worked great for sometimes 5 of us sharing one stove.

The propane/butane mix works well in higher...
Forum: The Garage 06-23-2013, 11:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,689
Posted By Pokey66C23
thanks

Thanks for the warning. I mig and stick weld and usually use MEK for a cleaner. I think I'll review my welding safety materials, it's been a few years.
Forum: Thumpers 06-14-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 2,530
Views: 244,292
Posted By Pokey66C23
spokanister

Capt E, thanks for the info on the spokanister site. I ordered a TT stator and Regulator/Rectifier to go with a battery setup. I have all the bits and pieces needed for a complete system, just wanted...
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 2,530
Views: 244,292
Posted By Pokey66C23
2k3 stator

Hi, I'm new to the 300 and have a question about "floating" the ground on my 2K3 stator. My bike is a 2001 exc with the 2K3, I understand I can get more watts out of it by floating the ground. Any...
Forum: Thumpers 06-01-2013, 12:07 AM
Replies: 2,530
Views: 244,292
Posted By Pokey66C23
300 followed me home

I rode both the 250 and 300. Both nice bikes, but the 300 really did it for me. Thanks for the advice, guess I won't be stressing about not being able to convert the 250 to a 300.
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 2,530
Views: 244,292
Posted By Pokey66C23
HellSickle, Thanks, If all is as the...

HellSickle,

Thanks,

If all is as the seller stated, I'll pick it up today.

Being able to convert to a 300 is a nice option to have. But the bigger deal is the significantly better...
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2,530
Views: 244,292
Posted By Pokey66C23
Advice needed

Looking at joining my trail riding pals with a two stroke. I'm an older rider, lots of logging/forest service road experinece with KTM 640s, some trail riding with a Beta Techno two stroke 250. I do...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-15-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,776
Posted By Pokey66C23
Great news!

Thanks for the heads up on Alex's venture. I just sent him an note and am looking forward to supporting a new maintenance option for my 1150. Maybe I'll be able to talk him into turning wrenches on a...
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2013, 02:24 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 26,164
Posted By Pokey66C23
Rr

Mr Cob,

Thanks for taking the time to post this up and let us share in your adventure. I've been to Aus while flying with the AF, I never had the opportunity to travel the country side Ural...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-25-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,176
Posted By Pokey66C23
Danke, Lyle.

Danke, Lyle.
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,874
Posted By Pokey66C23
Xl

We fixed the 23" tire problem on my son's 81 XL250S by putting a XR200 front end on it. He now has a 21" wheel size, a disc brake and better front end suspension.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-19-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By Pokey66C23
Akra or Wings for sure.

My intended use for a 990 would be 250 mile trips, (one way), across state to do my duty as a good son to my widowed mother and while there sneak out for a ride in the Blue Mountains of southeastern...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-19-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By Pokey66C23
2010 990 Adv

Hi Guys,

I'm a 640 Adventure/01 1150 GS rider, but considering a 2010 990 Adv my local BMW dealer has on the floor. It's in showroom condition with about 13,000 miles on it. Looks like it never...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,935
Posted By Pokey66C23
same here

Today I was repositioning my 01, 1150GS without the engine running, just pushing it across our patio and applied the front brake to stop the bike. The front brakes stayed engaged. I'm ordering lines...
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