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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 12:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By acesandeights
Ok, you said to close, but I wanted to let you...

Ok, you said to close, but I wanted to let you know my son flooded his KLX110L and rode it with water in the oil for an hour or so, completely over filled due to the water.

I thought the worst,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
Octane is related to detonation, not power. The...

Octane is related to detonation, not power. The engine could be designed for more power and require higher octane not to knock, but it's not necessarily the fuel providing the energy.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
Sure.

Sure.
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
As stated before, the frame hump doesn't cut the...

As stated before, the frame hump doesn't cut the tank in half, it slopes down as it goes back.

I assume you're (mostly) riding forward and not in reverse, but sometimes turn, and at some point...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-15-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,261
Posted By acesandeights
I used to own an International Harvester Scout...

I used to own an International Harvester Scout II. I got waves all the time. I'm guessing they were so excited to see another Scout they just got all giddy and started waving. Yes, often, birds of...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
There is so little fuel that sits on the right...

There is so little fuel that sits on the right side, it is not necessary. You can lean the bike over to get fuel from one side or the other; however, if you wish to install a second petcock and run...
Forum: Americas 07-14-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
I can't imagine someone thinking, "Damn, I can...

I can't imagine someone thinking, "Damn, I can let this m-f'er kill me or pay a bunch of legal fees," with any true concern which is the right decision. If it's a case where deadly force is...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-12-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,261
Posted By acesandeights
Anytime I see a bike that is better than mine,...

Anytime I see a bike that is better than mine, which is most since I ride a DR650, I do the "jazz-hands" thing. I take both hands off the bars and wave them wildly. Seems to make me feel better if...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
You mean in the ocean?

You mean in the ocean?
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,456
Posted By acesandeights
I'll give you $8.00 since it's not doing you any...

I'll give you $8.00 since it's not doing you any good. Really, it sounds like you just need to get something else and the "price" isn't relevant. I've seen stuff that isn't doing people any good...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-11-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 377
Posted By acesandeights
You don't have your location listed, so I assume...

You don't have your location listed, so I assume the answer is absolutely not, nothing you need to do, just go have fun.

Now, if you're in Oregon, you probably do need one, for your bike and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
I was responding to someone relative to their use...

I was responding to someone relative to their use of a stick gauge. I have nice dial gauges too, and they're real, but thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
It should be pretty obvious what each mark...

It should be pretty obvious what each mark represents (shouldn't be measured in maybes). I have several gauges that range from 0-20 and some well higher. None of them are in 1 lbs increments. You...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
Mine don't. I've cruised for maybe an hour at...

Mine don't. I've cruised for maybe an hour at 85mph, gotten higher at times without a wobble. I was running Pirelli MT21 (aggressive DOT knobby) front and rear.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By acesandeights
Any more?

Any more?
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
planemanx, if you call them, they'll send you the...

planemanx, if you call them, they'll send you the right one. It's not listed on their site, but I bought one and it works great and was easy to install.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-06-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By acesandeights
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-06-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By acesandeights
OBCDR Fishing

I am riding a portion of route 5 sections 1-3. Can you recommend a good fishing spot or two, or three...or more? I typically fish using ultra light gear.
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
'bout a hundred dollars.

'bout a hundred dollars.
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 17,315
Posted By acesandeights
Not in a DRZ thread.

Not in a DRZ thread.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-03-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,296
Posted By acesandeights
I just realized you'll be near Crater Lake around...

I just realized you'll be near Crater Lake around the full moon. Might be a nice night ride through Shady Cove, Prospect, Union Creek...'xcept for the deer.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-03-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,296
Posted By acesandeights
If you take 199 from Crescent City you'll go...

If you take 199 from Crescent City you'll go through Jedediah Smith State Park (Redwoods), so your current plan, CC to KFalls is a good one. If you're interested, you'll be going through Cave...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 17,315
Posted By acesandeights
Haha.

Haha.
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,138
Posted By acesandeights
I've never had my bike on the "Interstate", but...

I've never had my bike on the "Interstate", but have ridden quite a bit on highways, up to 80mpg+ for long distances. My bike feels very good at 80mph, with only one hand on the bars, tucked. It's...
Forum: Americas 06-30-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By acesandeights
If you fly out of Medford, OR and need a place to...

If you fly out of Medford, OR and need a place to keep the bike for a day or two let me know.
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 17,315
Posted By acesandeights
I think the problem is there are XR400s and there...

I think the problem is there are XR400s and there are new DRZ400S. If Honda still made the XR400 maybe the DRZ would have become a better bike from Suzuki, but the XR400 isn't as readily available,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 17,315
Posted By acesandeights
The DRZ is heavier, but has more hp than an XR400.

The DRZ is heavier, but has more hp than an XR400.
Forum: Americas 06-29-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
I'm not upset you get benefits or to exercise...

I'm not upset you get benefits or to exercise your rights. I'm upset everyone else doesn't.
Forum: Americas 06-29-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
Why hasn't this thread gone to CSM? :D ...

Why hasn't this thread gone to CSM? :D

If there are 1/2 million people that can carry pretty much anywhere, why can't the rest of us? Seems officers are no different than the average Joe, or...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 17,315
Posted By acesandeights
Dual sport sales are some of the highest...

Dual sport sales are some of the highest (percentage), in that they went down the least when the market declined.

When trying to buy a DR650 (as an example), there was a list at the two closest...
Forum: Americas 06-28-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
I don't understand why people get hung up on...

I don't understand why people get hung up on other people doing things that don't impact them. If the guy wanted to speak freely, maybe have a motorcycle travel blog, would people tell him to keep...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-28-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 728
Posted By acesandeights
Here is a combined agency newsletter for Oregon. ...

Here is a combined agency newsletter for Oregon.

http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprdb5340950.pdf
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 17,315
Posted By acesandeights
Where do you buy them for $8,000?

Where do you buy them for $8,000?
Forum: Americas 06-27-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
Can you cite some references? There isn't a...

Can you cite some references? There isn't a prohibition of firearms on federal land in Oregon that I'm aware of, except certain federal facilities.

Federal law changed in February 2010 regarding...
Forum: Americas 06-27-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
Wow, this isn't in JoMomma or CSM yet :D I...

Wow, this isn't in JoMomma or CSM yet :D

I am very happy we have 50 states with different laws for each. I would hate to live in Oregon and live with NY's laws.
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
1989... Have you contacted Derek at...

1989...

Have you contacted Derek at Moto-Lab?
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
Thanks! I haven't laughed that hard in a while :D

Thanks! I haven't laughed that hard in a while :D
Forum: Americas 06-26-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
Everyone is entitled to an opinion, so here's...

Everyone is entitled to an opinion, so here's mine. Open carry in Oregon, most places, doesn't impact you at all. I've OC just about everywhere and do when I ride my bike. No one ever bats an eye....
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 96,056
Views: 18,096,454
Posted By acesandeights
Not enough lean into the corners? Too much...

Not enough lean into the corners? Too much pavement riding? :1drink
Forum: Americas 06-25-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,107
Posted By acesandeights
Open carry is legal in Ashland (So. Oregon). If...

Open carry is legal in Ashland (So. Oregon). If you're worried about it in Oregon, just unload it, or open carry where legal, which is almost everywhere (carried openly in a belt holster, per ORS...
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