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Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-12-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 36,106
Posted By BIG-E
But we can still be friends, right??

But we can still be friends, right??
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-12-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By BIG-E
:huh:huh Good grief Man! 130mph?? On gravel?...

:huh:huh

Good grief Man! 130mph?? On gravel? WOW! What bike are you riding? I don't think a LC8 will even go that fast, and that would be the only bike I would do over a hunny on in the dirt...
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Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-12-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 524
Posted By BIG-E
The East side guy's do a lot of 50-50 stuff and...

The East side guy's do a lot of 50-50 stuff and are usually nice to newby dirt riders, check them out. Seems like they are always planning something good.

Are you on the West side, or East, or?
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-12-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 442
Posted By BIG-E
We rode down 2 weeks ago and it was tore up! I...

We rode down 2 weeks ago and it was tore up! I bet it is epic now! I bet the jeepers can't even get up now, maybe, but it would take a well built one, and a driver.

I would like to go, but I...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-12-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 36,106
Posted By BIG-E
I was just thinking the same thing Skipper. How...

I was just thinking the same thing Skipper. How far did we ride on the Res.?? Seemed like a long way. And when we got turned around and asked the couple walking down the road in the middle of...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-12-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 524
Posted By BIG-E
Welcome Adrian!! There used to be a...

Welcome Adrian!!

There used to be a Tuesday night thing going on but not sure anymore. Hit up Cyberdos, he is in the know.

Just beware, if someone tells you it is a big bike friendly,...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By BIG-E
Nope, sorry. Can't help!:lol3 I changed mine...

Nope, sorry. Can't help!:lol3

I changed mine right away due to the high likelihood of dropping dirt into the tank trying to get it off and on.

The RR set up is very nice if'in you can find one...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By BIG-E
What are you using? The stocker? The Acerbis?...

What are you using? The stocker? The Acerbis? Running a CJ design or a Rally Raid? Or a Renazco?

Details man, we need them..

I am using the RR set up and sometimes the cap is hard to put...
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,605
Posted By BIG-E
Here is mine, done the same way Dirty did his. ...

Here is mine, done the same way Dirty did his.

http://dtsphotos.smugmug.com/Other/AZBDRmay2014/i-svQKcmC/0/L/AZBDRmay2014%20040-L.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 1,967
Views: 623,411
Posted By BIG-E
That is the Skippers SE, He is a Fire Capt. and a...

That is the Skippers SE, He is a Fire Capt. and a Paramedic, handy guy to have around for sure!

Just don't want to be in front of him when he hits the sun button!!:deal Night OR day! We did...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-05-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By BIG-E
This sounds really fun! And to get to see a...

This sounds really fun! And to get to see a legend in action and get some pointers... Nice!

I am sure he would instruct me to twist the thingy on the right harder and quit taking those...
Forum: Thumpers 09-04-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 1,967
Views: 623,411
Posted By BIG-E
Here is my current set up using the Wolfman bags....

Here is my current set up using the Wolfman bags. They are very hard to repack and I would like to go with the GOBI sidecase's, anyone using them? All I gotta do is come up with a rack system..
...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-03-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 505
Posted By BIG-E
All true. I live just minutes from Luke,...

All true.

I live just minutes from Luke, and depending on what your son wants to pay for rent, there are many options.

If I can help in any way, hit me up.

Caution though, if Reidy...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-02-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,120
Posted By BIG-E
Where's the goat? No goat, no...

Where's the goat? No goat, no adventure....:deal:lol3

I didn't fill it up all the way.....:huh
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-28-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By BIG-E
Yea, I am not buying it at all! How can...

Yea, I am not buying it at all!

How can the thin sheet of ice powered by the wind, mirror the exact same path of travel out and back??

Have you seen the tracks? They are Awesome, not done...
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 15,836
Posted By BIG-E
62 days, 20k miles!:eek1 WOW! Just WOW!! ...

62 days, 20k miles!:eek1 WOW! Just WOW!!

Thank you for taking us with you!
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,018
Posted By BIG-E
The fuel pump can be deceiving, mine is a 2010...

The fuel pump can be deceiving, mine is a 2010 that came with a bad pump out of the box. Tried everything and then changed the pump to a Ca. Cycle Pump and bingo!! For 130 bones the bike was...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,187
Posted By BIG-E
+a million!! After the sticker shock...

+a million!!

After the sticker shock wears off, the 690 is the best all around bike. Period.

And they are getting more and more reasonably priced, several newer ones going for the 8k...
Forum: Vendors 08-22-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 4,212
Views: 915,587
Posted By BIG-E
AWESOME Customer Service!!

A huge shout out to Sanjoh, John, I had a problem with my head light and not only did he respond to my email in a matter of minutes, he had my Mechanic, (Dillon at ZEN Moto) call him to figure it...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-18-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,366
Posted By BIG-E
Just glad your ok Tom!! It was an ugly...

Just glad your ok Tom!!

It was an ugly sight with you under the KTM. I was wondering why your handgard was wet.

Yea, Gary rides well, if we can just keep him from looking around too much....
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-18-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,366
Posted By BIG-E
Well, it went fine. Just Uncle Tom and one more...

Well, it went fine. Just Uncle Tom and one more guy showed up. (my neibor on a klr) It took us a little longer to get to Ike's than I remembered, Buckhorn was pretty rough and torn up due to the...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-16-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,366
Posted By BIG-E
Sorry to hear that Mark! I'll help you with the...

Sorry to hear that Mark! I'll help you with the cakes if needed... You gotta be fast though..:D

See you guys in the morning at Wild Horse at 6am. Charley might not make it, his AC went out last...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-15-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,366
Posted By BIG-E
Don't give me this Mister!! You be there!! We'll...

Don't give me this Mister!! You be there!! We'll have you home by noon no problem!:evil
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-15-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,366
Posted By BIG-E
I was saving that for when we get to Ike's,...

I was saving that for when we get to Ike's, didn't want to skeer anyone, just yet...:evil Man, He has some good Bacon!! I might have to get a to-go BLT for the trail. And the home made sausage, Good...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-15-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,571
Posted By BIG-E
:lol3:lol3!!! Crystal!:deal

:lol3:lol3!!! Crystal!:deal
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-15-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,366
Posted By BIG-E
:lol3 Back at ya Uncle Tom!! 2 hours?:huh...

:lol3 Back at ya Uncle Tom!!

2 hours?:huh Yea, if ya stop like 4 times for coffee.. How far is that, like 80 miles on the slab?

Looking forward to seeing you Guy's!

BTW, I knew Bob would...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-15-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,366
Posted By BIG-E
You Phunny Guy DOD! This is an Awesome...

You Phunny Guy DOD!

This is an Awesome beginner ride for those who want to get there feet wet on the dirt, not too hard, not too easy, we can accommodate if'in you want even more.

Expect some...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-14-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,571
Posted By BIG-E
Says the guy who gives the BEST sponge...

Says the guy who gives the BEST sponge baths....:deal

Oh Who-Lee-O!!
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-14-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,182
Posted By BIG-E
I would really like too Eddy, let me see how work...

I would really like too Eddy, let me see how work pans out.

Thanks for the invite Amigo.
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-14-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,182
Posted By BIG-E
Hey Eddy, what you got against us fat guys?? ...

Hey Eddy, what you got against us fat guys??

You had me all the way up to " Must be in good physical condition"

Like Utefan says, " I am at my target height, just not my ideal weight"
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-14-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,571
Posted By BIG-E
You Rang?? I thought I smelled some pork!...

You Rang??

I thought I smelled some pork! Where's the BACON??

Hey Jeff, I thought you said you could ride?:lol3:lol3

Welcome aboard Brother NJ!!

Montek, I got that ky I borrowed in...
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 529
Posted By BIG-E
WOW, that's quite an undertaking. We did...

WOW, that's quite an undertaking.

We did the AZBDR this past may and it took us 5 days. Looking forward to the COBDR next year.

BTW, don't try the Arizona section anytime after May, its...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-14-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,602
Posted By BIG-E
I have herd this some place before.... I may be...

I have herd this some place before.... I may be kinda thick-skulled most of the time, but Mongo learny purty good that ifin Drew is not riding the Africa Twin, Mongo no goin'..:deal

So my Aussi...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-13-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 4,538
Views: 238,148
Posted By BIG-E
Now we just gotta work on the knee braces.. I...

Now we just gotta work on the knee braces.. I have a pair of POD's new in the box, if you want to try them out?
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-11-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4,538
Views: 238,148
Posted By BIG-E
http://i225.photobucket.com/albums/dd137/cyberdos/...

http://i225.photobucket.com/albums/dd137/cyberdos/bikes/Payson%2008-09-14/P8140025Medium_zpse7f0bd92.jpg

Your rockin' those new boots Bill!! Way to GO!!!:thumbup

BTW, it's not techinally...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 31,842
Posted By BIG-E
Stillwell.

I had to have my 2010 completely revalved and resprung as I am a little , "Husky":lol3

Allen Stillwell did an outstanding job, I can go from carrying all my camping stuff to unloading it and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-07-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 13,889
Posted By BIG-E
:nono a-chair-bay, I have also been corrected on...

:nono a-chair-bay, I have also been corrected on this one, from a rep in the late 80's when they hit the market. I still say acer-bis though.:lol3
Forum: Equipment 08-07-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,763
Posted By BIG-E
I bought a pair of the Crossfire SRS at full...

I bought a pair of the Crossfire SRS at full retail and the sole's kept coming off the screws. After a long day in Death Valley I was upset to say the least!

Took them back to Go-AZ here in...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,512
Posted By BIG-E
I also am running the full stainless FMF system...

I also am running the full stainless FMF system and am very happy with it. The power bomb header is a huge bonus. I am running the Euro closed course map, and this bike rocks! I have just over 8k on...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-05-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,675
Posted By BIG-E
Just wait until you all see the PR work I did for...

Just wait until you all see the PR work I did for ZEN Moto.... Someone had too!:deal We also have a picture of some sort of fried snack that was well...a little sweaty!! But let it never be said,...
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