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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 04:10 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
That's one nice looking bike! I can't recall what...

That's one nice looking bike! I can't recall what wheels are you running?

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2015, 10:23 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Rok straps work ok and better than bungies. If...

Rok straps work ok and better than bungies. If you want to spend more Twisted Throttle has some pretty trick quick release mounts.
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2015, 10:11 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Sounds like a great time, wish I could make it,...

Sounds like a great time, wish I could make it, but we just finished moving and still living out of boxes. I'd catch holy hell if I skipped out this week end. Have fun, the dirt should good from last...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2015, 08:30 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
I know, should be great. Unfortunately I'm...

I know, should be great. Unfortunately I'm moving this week end!!! timing! But, I might just have to treat myself after the move and head your way.
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2015, 07:36 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
Nice! Looks like Miller Canyon. So much more fun...

Nice! Looks like Miller Canyon. So much more fun when the trail has some moisture to it. I think I missed out!
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2015, 09:26 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Hold on...... Iphone!!!!! It's amazing the...

Hold on...... Iphone!!!!! It's amazing the quality you can get when you set the camera on the phone to "HDR"

But, when I'm on Patrol I use this: Giant Loop's Coyote. It's an amazing product, you...
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2015, 09:44 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
Mammoth Lakes California, just after a rain. ...

Mammoth Lakes California, just after a rain. Usually the trails are pretty dusty and a mixture of sand, pumice and dirt. But after a rain.........Wow! Like a powder day for skiers! The bike just...
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2015, 05:33 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
I've got this for mostly dirt and it's an amazing...

I've got this for mostly dirt and it's an amazing bike. (Husky TE 250 '07) It's really a dirt bike with a plate, weighs in at about 232 and the fun factor is about x2 over the DRZ400. Heck even the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 08:02 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Thanks! I'll have to take you up on that, since...

Thanks! I'll have to take you up on that, since plan ole physics tells me a 19in tire would turn quicker than a 21in. There's a reason they don't run 21in rims on SuperMotos and canyon carvers.
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2015, 09:09 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
On the street? I'll have to respectfully disagree...

On the street? I'll have to respectfully disagree :)

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2015, 01:27 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Thanks too you and BravoBob for your input. I...

Thanks too you and BravoBob for your input. I think I'll stick with the TW. I'm about 70/30 road bias on the NX since I have my Husky Te250 most of my 90% dirt riding.
I've considered going with...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 08:46 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
After my last 900 trip I need to replace the...

After my last 900 trip I need to replace the Trail Wing and I've honestly been pretty pleased with the performance and longevity. I've got right about 6,000 miles on the TW and it's about done for...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 08:36 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
How's your bike for Highway stints, or do you...

How's your bike for Highway stints, or do you take it there?
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 12:20 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
That opening scene riding through the forest and...

That opening scene riding through the forest and the flowers is amazing.

My rides from now through November will most likely be dirt, dust, rocks and sand. The grass is always greener on the other...
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2015, 07:25 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
Thanks I might hit you up if I can't find any...

Thanks I might hit you up if I can't find any closer.
Forum: Ride reports 04-29-2015, 10:29 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
For yourself check out www.renttherunway.com My...

For yourself check out www.renttherunway.com My daughter got married a couple summers ago and my girlfriend rented an amazing designer dress that they fedexed right to our hotel. Before we left she...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2015, 09:50 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Nice! Hey where did you get the aluminum plate? I...

Nice! Hey where did you get the aluminum plate? I could only find some realy thin sheets.
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2015, 07:27 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
Hey My pleasure! I'm sure if we could get them...

Hey My pleasure! I'm sure if we could get them more sales they would make a short version. Funny, because the seat doesn't look all that different, but the subtle differences add up. I just got...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 07:29 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
Rebuild? Heck, your first Valve check isn't...

Rebuild? Heck, your first Valve check isn't until 36,000 km after the initial check. Unless it was abused I think you are good to go!
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2015, 10:48 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Around the world? Where's my invitation! I...

Around the world? Where's my invitation!

I carry one of these and it works great and is super light and breaks down small enough to fit in the tool role.
www.endurostar.com
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2015, 10:43 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
No place fun unfortunately. My step mom is not...

No place fun unfortunately. My step mom is not doing well and I took a quick trip from Capistrano Beach to just North of Sacramento. Too expensive to fly last min, my F150 gets about 15...
Forum: Thumpers 04-26-2015, 07:27 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
One long ass day on the NX. I couldn't have...

One long ass day on the NX.
I couldn't have done it on the stock seat.
Thank you Seat Concepts!http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/04/26/f1190c02a36c7303d052bf3ba2c5e009.jpg


Sent from my iPhone...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2015, 10:53 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
[QUOTE=Seeker15;26654388]Ron, what panniers are...

[QUOTE=Seeker15;26654388]Ron, what panniers are those? I will be commuting to work and would like something I can leave my jacket in. Was thinking amo boxes but heard they can be dangerous. Anyone...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2015, 10:41 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
They are the Ortlieb Moto bags. ...

They are the Ortlieb Moto bags.

http://www.ortliebusa.com/cartgenie/images/large/moto_saddlebag_m2201_pair.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2015, 07:39 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Thanks guys! No on the smell. The mine's roof is...

Thanks guys! No on the smell. The mine's roof is actually quite high. I could see where dust could be an issue with more then two riders. Yea I have an old gopro, but I got a Contour Roam 2 I like...
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2015, 09:50 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
I'm sure there are some better videos out there,...

I'm sure there are some better videos out there, but I posted this one. It's in the Mojave Desert. from about 40 sec to a 1 min it gets a little rough. You really can't tell how steep it was, but...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2015, 07:15 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
It's not so much the hanger as the light assembly...

It's not so much the hanger as the light assembly that has the weight. (the LED light I got to replace it weights nothing). Like Larry31 I wanted to be able to reverse any changes if possible, and...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2015, 09:36 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
[QUOTE=NobeyamaGP;26619450] Has anyone replaced...

[QUOTE=NobeyamaGP;26619450] Has anyone replaced or slimmed down their license plate holder to avoid this? I understand how hard it can be to find the plastics for this bike so I'd like to avoid...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2015, 10:14 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
Look what just got delivered to my front door!

Thanks Scrambler66!!!

Can't wait to get them installed!!! Sweet!

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-q_e8fC_lLO0/VTKP5bb21mI/AAAAAAAABB8/JJzzl4YpBu4/w530-h553-no/photo%2B%284%29.JPG
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 05:56 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
There are lot's of rebuild kits available online,...

There are lot's of rebuild kits available online, with and with out pistons. I recently ordered one without the pistons. Unless something is really wrong in there you should be able to rebuild with...
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 05:45 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Yea just take some measurements and head to the...

Yea just take some measurements and head to the hardware store. If it's a good one with lots of nut's and bolt's bins and drawers you will find some thing to work better than a stack of washers. ...
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2015, 04:43 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
This photo might help. Before I found the '89...

This photo might help. Before I found the '89 Hangers (my bike is a '88) I found some steel tubes at the hardware store and cut them to the right length. I don't recall the length but I think I...
Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2015, 08:46 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
I'm in! We should plan a NX250 Baja Rally. Open...

I'm in! We should plan a NX250 Baja Rally. Open it up to all the snow bound NXer's back east! Head west and thaw out! A lot of sun on the outside and lot's of Hot Salsa on the inside!

Who's in?
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2015, 08:46 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
I'm thinking we need an inaugural NX Baja Run...

I'm thinking we need an inaugural NX Baja Run down to Cabo in the Future too!
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2015, 02:46 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
Two hours? I didn't realize there were that...

Two hours? I didn't realize there were that many! I'll have to check out youtube again.
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2015, 03:17 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
How about this place? <iframe width="854"...

How about this place?

<iframe width="854" height="510" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/KL5hqDoPHww" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2015, 10:02 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
Just head out west! There are so many bikes for...

Just head out west! There are so many bikes for sale. I use a program called "Jim's List". You can search the entire US Craigslist adds with one search. There are bargains popping up all the time....
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2015, 09:32 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
White on White! I always found it...

White on White!

I always found it interesting that Honda put the larger wheels on the 125.

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2015, 09:29 PM
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Posted By RonSJC
PM sent. Ron

PM sent.

Ron
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2015, 12:41 AM
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Posted By RonSJC
hummm, big dirt bike sounds good to me! ...

hummm, big dirt bike sounds good to me!


Thanks!
Ron
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