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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-10-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 2,204
Views: 237,381
Posted By Harder1
Fr 25 / 23

Nice! I'm headed to Hood River on Friday. Did you take FR23 too? I heard it's still snowed in at Baby Shoe Pass? Thanks for the update.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-02-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2,204
Views: 237,381
Posted By Harder1
Fr 25

Last year the road closed sign was there and I may have gone around it :evil...The road was perfectly fine to drive, but not quite wide enough for two Uncle Buck style motorhomes. I was desperate to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Seat

X2 and besides the posterior benefits, the SC Tall Seat really helped out my knees on the multi-day rides (I'm 6'1" FWIW).
Forum: Thumpers 01-03-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 12-13-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 13,974
Posted By Harder1
Good Stuff

This is a great report! Your son's expressions say it all. What a special trip for you two. Your a good Dad. :beer
Forum: Racing 12-05-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 30,117
Posted By Harder1
^^^x2

^^^x2
Forum: Ride reports 10-31-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 89,900
Posted By Harder1
Well Done

Great report Guys! Thanks for the effort that goes into these reports.:clap

Scott, as many have said, what a fantastic new place you got out there. But what is extra special is that you are...
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
I'd vote 6 as well. Count me in. :freaky

I'd vote 6 as well. Count me in. :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,956
Posted By Harder1
Good Stuff

Thanks for a great report thus far. Really appreciate your writing style-just enough words. And great pics too! Cheers :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,798
Posted By Harder1
In

Bella Coola is on my short list. I'll be looking forward to your report! :1drink
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 464
Views: 89,900
Posted By Harder1
Great Stuff!

:clap :lurk
Thanks for a great RR. Love that part of the world!
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,092
Posted By Harder1
More Please

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 09-16-2013, 09:51 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 16,232
Posted By Harder1
Diggin' it

Thanks for the updates guys. I'm enjoying your report and the way you guys are rollin'. :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 07-31-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Radiator Fix

Hey HuskyKT,
Glad to hear you son is OK and sorry about the bike. I broke all the same stuff this winter. Here's a link to my thread and how I repaired it. I used JB Weld. I also slipped...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-11-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,019
Posted By Harder1
Closed Aug 5-16?

Magruder will be closed Aug 5 - 16? I was planning on going thru there on the 6th! Did they say if bikes can squeak by? I may have to do a night mission...
That's a long detour if it's closed....
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Airbox

This Aussie video shows it at 2:09...:freaky

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zm8U1KC1iQQ

EDIT: Nevermind, I didn't realize you were trying to get it back IN!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-14-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By Harder1
I planned on going thru there last week on my way...

I planned on going thru there last week on my way to the Black Dog. They had it closed with no signs to say so. I tried FR23 to Trout lake - still snowed out. Tried FR29 to FR90 - Washed out. So...
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Dash

I wear polarizes shades too. Can't see the display very well at all. If I'm worried about my speed I'll use my GPS speedo instead.
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
Tires

I'm running Pirelli MT21's front and rear. I've always had good luck with them, plus they make a 140 rear and dunlop doesn't (606). The differences couldn't be more dramatic compared to stock. The...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
Yup! Well, they were points of entry at least. ...

Yup! Well, they were points of entry at least. Lots of cool options up in those OP hills. :beer
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
A Few Pics (hopefully)

http://harder1.smugmug.com/Other/Husky-Pics/i-w8dB936/0/L/62133-L.jpg

http://harder1.smugmug.com/Other/Husky-Pics/i-VvqCg9m/0/L/62132-L.jpg
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Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
I'd give my left nut to ride S. America or...

I'd give my left nut to ride S. America or Mongolia! If somebody wants to pay my bills, I'll go test the Terra:lol3 I'm going to load her up this weekend with my Giant Loop Cyote and head down to...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
Off Road

I don't post much in this thread because it's 90% turd sandwich, but for those that like to ride the tough stuff, the Terra will do it. I spent all day yesterday chasing my brother on his DR650...
Forum: Thumpers 05-10-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Rack

Damn Rugged! That sucks man. I was about to go the same route for extra fuel. Now I have to think twice about mounting...I tend to ride the Terra like a jumbo Dirt Bike. :beer
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
I have a slight (normal to me) weave at 80+ mph. ...

I have a slight (normal to me) weave at 80+ mph. I'm running MT21's and I balanced my wheels at home.
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Bomber

Rugged is taking the Terra to Chuck Norris level! Where are you mounting the rockets? I can't wait to see her all dressed up with that cammo. Cool stuff! :super
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 26,443
Posted By Harder1
Cool stuff RE! Lookin' forward to more. :lurk

Cool stuff RE! Lookin' forward to more. :lurk
Forum: Ride reports 03-24-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 26,443
Posted By Harder1
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Brake Light fix

We need to develop a list of things for new owners to look out for. So far we have:
-Lean mixture (MOSS fix)
-Air in coolant system (Burping fix)
-Brake light stays on (Still haven't tackled this...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
Right size?

What size is that knobby? Looks too skinny to be a 140...Either way, the Terra is a whole new bike with some knobs. Youll love it! :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
I don't know how far away your dealer is, but...

I don't know how far away your dealer is, but it's worth doing for sure. Mine is about 1 1/2 hrs away. I just rode there on the bike and took the long way home. Good excuse to get out.:evil
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
MOSSive Difference

Hey Rugged,
I'd get it re-flashed before anything else. My bike was 2nd batch and ran pretty damn good to start with. After the MOSS treatment, the difference was amazing! Low-end response was...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Cool idea RE. Do you think the plate will get...

Cool idea RE. Do you think the plate will get munched if the rear shock bottoms out? Hard to tell by the photos if the clearance is there. Can't wait to see it loaded up.
Forum: Ride reports 02-25-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 41,160
Posted By Harder1
In

Great report so far HWD. I'm in for this one. As a son I can say there's nothing better than sharing an adventure with "Dad." The transition from Father and Son to best friends is a something...
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
Brake lights

Hey Rugged, I had the same experience with the lights. Posted it up at the cafe husky site. There's a tab that activates your brake lights on the foot lever. If the lever hits a rock, it can bend...
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
The oil will expand quite a bit when it heats up....

The oil will expand quite a bit when it heats up. Make sure you idle or run your bike longer than a minute - maybe until the fan kicks on. Then measure it and you should get a reading. I had the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
I stopped by Touratech in Seattle today and had a...

I stopped by Touratech in Seattle today and had a look at the plate on the bike. It's very well made and only uses one of the two engine mount bolts on the frame - leaving room for future crash bars...
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4,548
Views: 499,253
Posted By Harder1
This is what I'm using on the Terra. It's...

This is what I'm using on the Terra. It's lightweight plastic. I think it will fit most nationalities.:1drink
https://shop.enduroeng.com/cgi-bin/commerce.cgi?preadd=action&key=22-700
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 668,620
Posted By Harder1
Touche'. I'm too busy laughing in my helmet...

Touche'. I'm too busy laughing in my helmet every time I ride this bike. It's a sweet machine and I'm glad I bought one.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-25-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 17,844
Posted By Harder1
You'll be fine on the DRZ. I've done the event 6...

You'll be fine on the DRZ. I've done the event 6 or 7 times with mine, but stiffer springs sure will help. Another fun way to get a taste of everything is to start early on Sat a.m. and do a lap of...
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