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Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 23,269
Posted By visovm
Excellent!

This is an epic trip!
I wish I would have done this when I graduated HS. I will be following this one for sure. Hope you two have a fantastic time :clap
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-02-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By visovm
I am in Seattle (just east of Greenlake) and have...

I am in Seattle (just east of Greenlake) and have a 38L pants and 40L jacket two piece Roadcrafter you can try.
It was made in 1998 and has seen lots of use, so its broken in for sure.

Send me a...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-02-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
To those concerned about the wind/handling: I...

To those concerned about the wind/handling:
I have done a lot more riding with my setup and have not had any adverse effects with the bike on bike setup. With the exception of extreme gusts, which...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-02-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 258,306
Posted By visovm
Yes you are correct. I grew up in southern NY...

Yes you are correct. I grew up in southern NY and loved trains as a little kid. I recently moved out to Seattle and took the PRR sign with me.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-16-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 258,306
Posted By visovm
garage & shop

recently moved to seattle and can finally say I have some garage space of my own. It is still a work in progress, but it has a nice sized shop attached to it as well.

I cant compare with some of...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-16-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 3,620
Views: 695,847
Posted By visovm
FANTASTIC! That is one of the best home made...

FANTASTIC! That is one of the best home made motorcycle adventure movies i have seen! Looks like he had a blast. :clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-05-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
Thumb I like that you dropped down the rear bracket for...

I like that you dropped down the rear bracket for your rack. It looks like you made it out of sturdy tubing, and I would imagine it does not shake too much when the bike hits bumps in the road....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-28-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,898
Posted By visovm
At the KME plant in PA ...

At the KME plant in PA
http://moto-explorer.smugmug.com/Travel/Toms-Ride-2012/i-qGFXBRr/0/XL/IMAG0409-XL.jpg

I need to look through my photos and see if I can find any more.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-28-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
Nice

Excellent work CAMODUDE!
It looks like you dropped the back mounting point and its a much more level setup now. It looks kinda familiar...

I didnt have any lean over problems either since the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-27-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
Its great to see this thread live again :clap

Its great to see this thread live again :clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-21-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3,620
Views: 695,847
Posted By visovm
TMT and PDR

Video of my friend (VTnomad) and I doing the TMT and PDR this past September.

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<embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/y2I2wKBi_3M?hl=en_US&version=3"...
Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
Skid Plate mounting

To pick up on the discussion on page 943, I developed a slightly different attachment method for the MooseRacing skid plate I picked up through ProCycle.

I did not like the "P" mounting clamps in...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-14-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,015
Posted By visovm
Westchester/Putnam Counties, NY

Hi,
I live in northern Westchester and have experienced many of the dirt roads and riding locations several people have talked about in the North Salem area. I could point some of them out, but it...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
motolab, thank you very much for the detailed...

motolab, thank you very much for the detailed description. I hope that method will get me close enough to enjoy riding the bike again after this little winter refresh. I will be extra careful when...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
markk900: yes we have determined the carb is...

markk900: yes we have determined the carb is stock. I also believe we have come to the conclusion that trimming the spring and fiddling with the stock needle is not necessary. The bike is running...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
Wow, lots of great carb information here, I think...

Wow, lots of great carb information here, I think I have digested most of it.

With regards to the "pilot screw" I will call it that from now on since that is what its called in the service manual....
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
Here is the page from the service manual that...

Here is the page from the service manual that shows the difference between the two dirt model carbs for 1999
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
Thanks a lot DR350 people! To add some...

Thanks a lot DR350 people!

To add some comments:
I got this bike from a gentleman in PA who was from somewhere in the area of the Rockeys, so I could see how he could have gotten a CA model bike....
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
Question DR350X Carb questions

Now on to my real reason for posting here: :norton

I have been working on the bike for a while now and know it pretty well, but I am still a bit confused as to what type of carb this bike has. ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 26,983
Views: 3,285,551
Posted By visovm
Dr350x

I have some carb questions regarding my DR. But before that I will contribute a picture of my DR350 to this thread.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-24-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 89,012
Posted By visovm
sweet

i happen to have some pics that fit this:

http://moto-explorer.smugmug.com/Portraits/Moto-Portraits/i-ZQc5wJ6/0/L/Library%20-%201285-L.jpg
Grand Islands, Lake Champlain, NY/VT
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-24-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 150,250
Posted By visovm
My two Suzukis

I figured it was time for me to post here.

First up the the DL650.
It was the first bike.
It was the reason why I joined this forum.
It too my best friend and I on many trips and will take me...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-04-2012, 04:35 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
now that is one interesting piece of engineering...

now that is one interesting piece of engineering :confused

But i like the use of the old motor!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-02-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By visovm
Thumb Thanks a lot!

Hey everyone. I am back in NY as of yesterday. I want to thank all the inmates who helped out and gave suggestions :clap

I was able to visit many of the places suggested and got some great...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-28-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By visovm
Im still in Austin. I leave Saturday. I went...

Im still in Austin. I leave Saturday.
I went on a great ride to the three sisters yesterday. Unfortunately they like to do road work on the weekdays, so some of the good sections were down to one...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-25-2012, 07:18 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
yes i would have to agree. I must imagine he...

yes i would have to agree. I must imagine he built (or some developed) flex in that system when it scrapes the pavement on turns he took a little too hot. A good idea if you have a trike or...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-20-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By visovm
bloc, Thanks a lot for all the food stops. I...

bloc,
Thanks a lot for all the food stops. I went to Magnolia Cafe this morning, so I can check that one off the list.
If you have any other riding and/or visitation destinations i would love to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-19-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By visovm
Thumb Yes

Thanks a million for all the replies. This is exactly what i am looking for.

I have scheduled a rental for Nov. 27 and 28. I wish i had the money to do 4 days. I will make a point to get out to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-13-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By visovm
Unfortunately I will not be around long enough to...

Unfortunately I will not be around long enough to go the BMW holiday party. Im sure its a good one!

Any other suggestions? Im seriously considering a 2-day rental, so any ideas are worth while.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-13-2012, 04:44 AM
Replies: 1,134
Views: 191,607
Posted By visovm
more from the collection: Brooklyn Bridge ...

more from the collection:

Brooklyn Bridge
http://moto-explorer.smugmug.com/Travel/Panoramas/i-KkK2BBT/0/X2/Pano1-X2.jpg

Jersey City & Statue of Liberty...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-10-2012, 04:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By visovm
Thumb Thanks for the responses so far. I like all the...

Thanks for the responses so far.
I like all the places to eat as well as scenic locations to check out! Keep those coming.

The google map is nice to visualize the towns and good roads to ride.
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-09-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By visovm
Question Austin, TX: things to do

Calling all Austin and surrounding area riders:

I will be visiting my sister who (recently) lives in Austin for Thanksgiving. I will be staying with her for two weeks. The unfortunate thing is I...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-25-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 1,134
Views: 191,607
Posted By visovm
i wanna play!

I've always enjoys shooting panoramas.
I try to take at least one on every trip, but sometimes there are no reasonable opportunities for those shots.

Here is a preview of the large collection of...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-26-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
Thumb Mission success

Thanks for the comments!!

The Cannondale Super V-500 was my first real MTN bike and I loved it. Than I got the Giant Reign and realized how outdated that suspension is! Which reminds me, the Wee...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-22-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
My setup

I finally got around to designing my bike on bike setup.
I took some tips and ideas from many others in this thread, and I am satisfied with my design after a 20 mile shake down run with back roads...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-08-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 95,043
Posted By visovm
Thumb TMT Ride

Planning to ride the TMT and PDR this weekend (8/11-8/12) with another inmate.
Looks like there may be some rain, but thats what makes it interesting:kurt.

I hope to do a ride report in Day...
Forum: Alaska 08-08-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 15,474
Posted By visovm
Talking Fantastic!

What a great ride and photos!!

Im disappointed I did not stumble upon this thread while the ride was happening.

C14xTom, Im glad you got to do your Alaska trip we talked about over two years...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-17-2012, 03:35 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
Wicked Thanks for the feedback from your experience. ...

Thanks for the feedback from your experience.
That is an excellent point about mounting the bicycle on the high side of the motorcycle. I will make sure to take that into consideration when...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-16-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 41,691
Posted By visovm
Thumb perfect thread

I am thinking of making a home brew bike-on-bike rack.
Im glad this thread got revived.

I like the idea of the bicycle alongside the motorcycle to keep the weight down. Like Helluvastella's...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,857
Posted By visovm
Laugh this is where i stand

After talking to the seller of that 2006 640 in CT, i have determined that its not the best bike for the money.
It was a good deal, but once i got some more info, I realized that all the missing...
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