ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: psmcd
Forum: Thumpers 12-25-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,627
Posted By psmcd
Normally, a motorcycle will impede its rider's...

Normally, a motorcycle will impede its rider's intention with a simple electrical or fueling fault (not be confused with usual wear and tear failures). Whether it takes minutes or days to locate and...
Forum: Thumpers 12-25-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
There was a perfectly good route around that...

There was a perfectly good route around that berm. That NYer probably had better sense until he started riding with you.:D

Merry Christmas all!
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-25-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By psmcd
Glad you got it out. Few people understand how...

Glad you got it out. Few people understand how tiring it can be to "ride" a motorcycle.:D
Forum: Thumpers 12-23-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,627
Posted By psmcd
It does sound like there's an issue and I hope...

It does sound like there's an issue and I hope things get better than they sound right now. On the whole, the DR650 has a solid reputation for reliability, except for a few cases like yours. At least...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-18-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,769
Posted By psmcd
Thumb Nice line. Weather unlike Pendleton for sure.:D

Nice line.
Weather unlike Pendleton for sure.:D
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 377,279
Posted By psmcd
Thumb Nice. Keep em coming. Winter's just kicking in...

Nice. Keep em coming. Winter's just kicking in here. Skis are out, bike's on the float charger.
Forum: Thumpers 12-09-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Ha ha, yes nimble; seductive little hippo.:raabia...

Ha ha, yes nimble; seductive little hippo.:raabia Just watch out for the Mr Hyde, freight train, snorting bull behavior. :huh

It's a great bike. You made a good choice. Welcome aboard.
Forum: Thumpers 12-07-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
The OEM is safety breakaway.:D No tellin what...

The OEM is safety breakaway.:D No tellin what might happen if cyberdos hooked that beefy Kientech on a boulder.:eek1
Forum: Thumpers 12-07-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Cry Ouch.:cry

Ouch.:cry
Forum: Thumpers 12-07-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Yea, you need to have a few parts you can't...

Yea, you need to have a few parts you can't bend.:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
If they're not dried out and rusted or damaged...

If they're not dried out and rusted or damaged you should be able to clean and grease the swing arm and linkage bearings.

I would just replace the wheel and cush bearings and seals at that age and...
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,984
Posted By psmcd
You can get a good DR350 for about $2,000. Add...

You can get a good DR350 for about $2,000. Add $1,000 for gear and misc like tires and maintenance. For $3k you will have far more fun per dollar than you would going in debt. Not trying to rain on...
Forum: Thumpers 11-30-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
There's definitely a difference between light...

There's definitely a difference between light weight, low torque dirt bike methods and DR style. The later I see like this.:D
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JuhHjdyDUhU
Forum: Thumpers 11-28-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Now bookmarked and hopefully embedded in my...

Now bookmarked and hopefully embedded in my memory. Also bought the spare just because this seemed to pop up lately.
I had to look up DAMHIK when I started reading this forum but now take note....
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-27-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,786
Posted By psmcd
Cry stunned

Cherish one another. Be friendly, cheerful and enthusiastic. lilolita showed us how.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-27-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 30,648
Posted By psmcd
My condolences Cheesebot. Lilolita is such a wit...

My condolences Cheesebot. Lilolita is such a wit and enthusiast. Magnetic through words alone. Her absence obviously leaves a huge void. May you and close friends steady one another.
Forum: Thumpers 11-25-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 377,279
Posted By psmcd
I find each wheel in a separate rut to be quite...

I find each wheel in a separate rut to be quite effective, but don't recommend it.:lol3
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Looks sad, least there were two of you to lift...

Looks sad, least there were two of you to lift it.:lol3

The DR has reacquainted me with hurl and hurtle (mostly familiar only to children and reckless youths).
A DR can readily deliver the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Check the "choke" cable. Turned hard to right...

Check the "choke" cable. Turned hard to right there could be a problem.
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
If your carb is set up right with adjustable...

If your carb is set up right with adjustable needle and low speed fuel screw, it should work well with either. With a 14/42 I occasionally want a still lower first gear but fortunately my bike runs...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-21-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,786
Posted By psmcd
morons and jackasses

Exactly what I was referring to and I never understand deep.:hmmmmm
I just find you entertaining and twisty, and near coastal roads evoke "Practical Demonkeeping." Anyone enjoying your tales can go...
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Tidy.:beer

Tidy.:beer
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
We used to drool over mx dirt like that.:tb...

We used to drool over mx dirt like that.:tb Nothing but hardpan, rocks and dust out here.:cry

And those little whoops. Remember how you'd boil the oil and blue the shaft on the rear shocks?:huh
Forum: Thumpers 11-16-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Thanks ...

Thanks
http://www.vincestrangmotorcycles.com.au/sprocket.html
Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
BergDonk has good thinks to say about these boys:...

BergDonk has good thinks to say about these boys:
http://www.chaingangchainsandsprockets.com.au/customer-choice.html
Vortex Racing laser cuts steel sprockets too so I'll report findings once I can...
Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Arghh! Got my heart set on a 525 44 tooth steel...

Arghh! Got my heart set on a 525 44 tooth steel sprocket. I know Procycle has a 43 but I figure 15/44 would best suit my riding and can only find 44 in Alu ...
Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Check out the Sit & Fly Net Seat Cover...

Check out the Sit & Fly Net Seat Cover (http://procycle.us/bikepages/dr650.html#sitnfly) at Procycle. Warp9 says it works too well on a cool day.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-14-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,786
Posted By psmcd
fodder

You're skirting the common and running the fringe. Been reading along with a sort of haunting, can't get finger on it notion you're on the verge of bustin through to the other side.:huh You may not...
Forum: Face plant 11-10-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 47,775
Posted By psmcd
Sounds like great progress Rex. Long trip but it...

Sounds like great progress Rex. Long trip but it looks like you're achieving the best possible recovery.:clap Perhaps one day we can ride trail bikes that don't out weigh us.:tb...
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
boxes

Sweet deal on boxes.
http://www.mcmelectronics.com/product/22-24115?utm_campaign=MyBuys&utm_medium=Email&utm_source=Email
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Wait a minute

Just because he made all the mods and never rode it doesn't mean shit.
That's all good and valuable but is it really dialed in? There ought be a penalty clause for any of us if we don't prove and...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Resident expert

You need to correspond directly with our venerable resource, ER whatchimigot http://advrider.com/forums/member.php?u=142020
Must be out riding or he'd already be helping you out.
He has DR and WR,...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Agreed. I don't (unless necessary) ride night but...

Agreed. I don't (unless necessary) ride night but have always thought it not best to antagonize the threats. I run a strobe type rear on my bicycle but in low light worry it could just as easy be a...
Forum: Face plant 11-03-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 47,775
Posted By psmcd
Hi Rex, just wondering how it's going post...

Hi Rex, just wondering how it's going post hardware?
Just for grins, how bout taking your Crossfires to a ski boot fitting shop that is capable of reforming the shell?
Forum: Face plant 11-02-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,716
Posted By psmcd
Wicked That's an especially good version of "just...

That's an especially good version of "just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not out to get you.":huh
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-02-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,786
Posted By psmcd
Eek !!Yeah!!!

You're covering it like I hoped.:clap No, I didn't hope you into some off-camber, tree crossed, wet dirt slope but that's what we get for love and do. Yes, any girl or boy ought have a friend in such...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-02-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,786
Posted By psmcd
Suspense

It's killin me. We're stalled bout smack dab middle Oregon and I'm wonderin how she goes west? Figured you must be busy working(?) or riding (apparently) and discover you've been out slayin baby...
Forum: Face plant 11-01-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,464
Posted By psmcd
I say leave out the religious aspect. There's no...

I say leave out the religious aspect. There's no way you can explain or justify your survival in the face of all the good, selfless people who die every day and throughout time. There is no god that...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Shifting up with your heel is what you do after...

Shifting up with your heel is what you do after breaking your foot for having your toe too low.:cry
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 102,497
Views: 20,094,173
Posted By psmcd
Who buys a 6 pack with friends coming over?:lol3

Who buys a 6 pack with friends coming over?:lol3
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 02:35 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014