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Forum: Thumpers 09-15-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 99,909
Views: 19,176,993
Posted By Zojirushi
Front end feels just as stable as the 09 KLR I...

Front end feels just as stable as the 09 KLR I had prior. Neither felt flighty.

You'll definitely notice the weight (lack of) and superior handling of the DR (on and off road). Wind on the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-12-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,116
Posted By Zojirushi
I'm ready to check out the doa Ana's any Tuesday...

I'm ready to check out the doa Ana's any Tuesday Wednesday. I did Monticello canyon last week and checked out the hachitas this week.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-07-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,217
Posted By Zojirushi
I'm not A big fan of sand. There was little if...

I'm not A big fan of sand. There was little if any deep enough to give me that loose feeling. The only time I floated or lost traction was when I intentionally throttled for fun. The water was...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-04-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,752
Posted By Zojirushi
Add to that immature, sophomoric, and awesome!...

Add to that immature, sophomoric, and awesome! :freaky
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-04-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By Zojirushi
Monticello Box Canyon

It was my Saturday (Wednesday), so I loaded the DR650 for her first real dirt trip and headed a couple hours north. Exited I25 on NM52 to NM142 and rolled through the small town of Monticello around...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-04-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,217
Posted By Zojirushi
Awesome ride yesterday. Left Monticello along...

Awesome ride yesterday. Left Monticello along Burma Road and ended in Monticello Box Canyon. Dropped the bike once on Burma after falling into a foot deep rut that looks like the result of recent...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-31-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,116
Posted By Zojirushi
I think I am going to head up to Monticello Box...

I think I am going to head up to Monticello Box Canyon area Wednesday to camp and head back Thursday morning. If anyone is interested, feel free to PM me.

Cheers.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-31-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 861
Posted By Zojirushi
Cool story. Thanks for sharing!

Cool story. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-31-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,217
Posted By Zojirushi
I'm going to head that way Wednesday. I'll post...

I'm going to head that way Wednesday. I'll post conditions.
Forum: Vendors 08-22-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 12,076
Posted By Zojirushi
b-b-b-bump. My can stove is smooshed. :cry

b-b-b-bump.

My can stove is smooshed. :cry
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,276
Posted By Zojirushi
I'd like to hear how it goes! Looks like it fits...

I'd like to hear how it goes! Looks like it fits on the DR, too!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-01-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,116
Posted By Zojirushi
Ill be more than happy to meet up for a tuesday...

Ill be more than happy to meet up for a tuesday or wednesday ride in Cloudcroft or LC. Let me know if anyone is interested!:freaky
Forum: Vendors 05-31-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 37,410
Posted By Zojirushi
Yes, it is! No idea why it was down yesterday....

Yes, it is! No idea why it was down yesterday. Thanks.
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 37,410
Posted By Zojirushi
Any idea when the store will be back up?

Any idea when the store will be back up?
Forum: Trip Planning 02-21-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 44,243
Posted By Zojirushi
Damnit, let down by the internet again.

Damnit, let down by the internet again.
Forum: Face plant 02-20-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,893
Posted By Zojirushi
P.s. before anyone asks, I had on full gear. ...

P.s. before anyone asks, I had on full gear. From the looks of the deep scratches on it, my Shoei saved my money maker. The fact that my sole was separated from my boots gives me some insight into...
Forum: Face plant 02-20-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,893
Posted By Zojirushi
Monday Night Drinking, Superman, and Getting Naked with Scissors

Howdy folks,

This is my first face plant thread but not my first face plant. My last wreck was the result of a driver with bald tires having a blow out on the interstate. I went down with a...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,524
Posted By Zojirushi
As a wilderness EMT, I used red flare kits and...

As a wilderness EMT, I used red flare kits and Vitality medical to refill my kits. Good prices and the medications i receive are fresh.
Forum: Hacks 02-11-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,841
Posted By Zojirushi
I utilized a Ural as my only mode of transport...

I utilized a Ural as my only mode of transport for 10K over about 6 months. Loved it. Like others have said, pay attention to the bike and give her regular love. I did, however, miss leaning over...
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 46,692
Posted By Zojirushi
My current dilemma exactly. Which did you go...

My current dilemma exactly. Which did you go with?
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 63,298
Posted By Zojirushi
Is that an Ares belt? N/M...I go through...

Is that an Ares belt?

N/M...I go through threads backwards.
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,241
Posted By Zojirushi
I lived in Houston until last summer and used a...

I lived in Houston until last summer and used a Joe Rocket Reactor 2.0. Downside was that the fit is blocky like most American manufacturers. My friends looked a lot better in their Dainese...
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,343
Posted By Zojirushi
You can buy these little pods of microwaveable...

You can buy these little pods of microwaveable rice which do not need any microwaving.
Chicken/tuna/salmon in a pouch.
Smoked salmon/kipper/sardines.
Instant noodles.
Ziploc bags of premade...
Forum: Road warriors 01-05-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
Guzzi tech states norge, stelvio, griso, and V7...

Guzzi tech states norge, stelvio, griso, and V7 pegs are all interchangeable. Interestingly pivot pegs lists the same pegs for the stelvio, and both vstroms? hmmmm....
Forum: Road warriors 01-03-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 19,729
Posted By Zojirushi
Had a Roadstar Warrior. Engine is ridiculous...

Had a Roadstar Warrior. Engine is ridiculous fun. Wasn't a fan of the forward controls. Put hardbags on it and loved every minute of it.
Forum: Road warriors 01-03-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
Which Moose bars are they? I pulled off my...

Which Moose bars are they? I pulled off my clubmans and put the originals back on for offroad, but they're ugly and a wee bit too short for comfortably standing over long periods.

The offroad...
Forum: Road warriors 01-03-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
I owned a F800GS a while back. Awesome bike,...

I owned a F800GS a while back. Awesome bike, beautiful, comfortable after a few hundred dollars in upgrades, decent reliability, but parallel twins don't have much character IMO.

Scrambler:...
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
:clap And already getting her dirty. Good job....

:clap
And already getting her dirty. Good job. Any plans besides riding her wheels off?
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-29-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 1,784
Views: 290,933
Posted By Zojirushi
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-BRofUCvI_L0/Ur0...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-BRofUCvI_L0/Ur0CGcoX9YI/AAAAAAAADCM/cw1Cc9iTDc4/s912/IMG_3746_7_8_tonemapped.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 12-29-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
Oops, missed that you were asking for tire type...

Oops, missed that you were asking for tire type and size. They are TKC 80s in the aforementioned sizes. :norton
Forum: Road warriors 12-29-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
Rear: 130/80/17 Front: 3.50-18

Rear: 130/80/17
Front: 3.50-18
Forum: Road warriors 12-27-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
:rofl I like your sense of humor. I forgot...

:rofl
I like your sense of humor.

I forgot to mention this ride was 2 up.
Forum: Road warriors 12-26-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
Took her on a 50 mile ride through some gravel...

Took her on a 50 mile ride through some gravel and sand out in the desert on Christmas day. Performed beautifully, although some dirt bars would be preferable to the current clubmans.
...
Forum: Trip Planning 12-21-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1,040
Views: 554,585
Posted By Zojirushi
El Paso, Texas. Food, beer, spot on the living...

El Paso, Texas. Food, beer, spot on the living room floor, and some tools with a spot next to the grill fix broken stuff. :1drink

AMillhench at
gmail dot com
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 182,590
Posted By Zojirushi
My .02: Have about 10k on a v7 classic....

My .02:

Have about 10k on a v7 classic. Zero problems. Daily driver. More comfortable on a 450 mile day than my F800GS was. Cruises at 80. Great around town and gets me through the desert with a...
Forum: Road warriors 11-20-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 2,463
Views: 625,090
Posted By Zojirushi
Not a Stelvio, but she tries. :1drink ...

Not a Stelvio, but she tries. :1drink

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Jf7AGSH6SqI/UnvYnuNRmqI/AAAAAAAAC_E/0p6nK50OjBI/s720/_MG_2069-2.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 11-07-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 231,106
Posted By Zojirushi
ADV7 :evil ...

ADV7 :evil
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-cwMRQmuDzs8/UnvY6T844wI/AAAAAAAAC_M/oTu93k1NSH4/s720/IMG_2035_6_7_tonemapped.jpg
Forum: Hacks 08-08-2013, 12:22 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 25,087
Posted By Zojirushi
:rofl I agree. The issues with Urals lie...

:rofl

I agree. The issues with Urals lie mainly in the FD. I could easily lock all the tires on mine at any time, and she started on the first kick every time in any temp. The fact that price...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-28-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 872
Posted By Zojirushi
I'll say keep the 250. On the closest trails...

I'll say keep the 250. On the closest trails (Sam Houston NF), it's about as big as you'd want. It's also a lot more fun in traffic than a larger bike. My idea of fun has never been flying down...
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2013, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2,388
Views: 362,006
Posted By Zojirushi
:clap Awesome! I just rode mine from Houston...

:clap Awesome!

I just rode mine from Houston to Montgomery and back. Like you she never missed a beat. ...
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