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Forum: Battle scooters 09-15-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,567
Posted By Spud Rider
I understand your position. Apparently, the...

I understand your position. Apparently, the Russian, Minsk TRX300i has a 17-inch, rear wheel.

http://minsk-moto.com/en/enduro/trx-300i.html

I was told by CSC that a 17-inch, rear wheel will be...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-15-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,567
Posted By Spud Rider
The Zongshen ZS250GY-3 (RX3) apparently comes...

The Zongshen ZS250GY-3 (RX3) apparently comes equipped with CST C6017 street tires, which are not sold in North America.

http://www.csttires.com/int/moto/street-tires/c6017/
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-14-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Yes, the Zongshen RX3 is definitely coming to the...

Yes, the Zongshen RX3 is definitely coming to the United States. It is being imported by CSC Motorcycles in Asuza, California. You can read threads concerning this Zongshen bike at the following...
Forum: The Garage 09-12-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,578
Posted By Spud Rider
Thanks for posting the great link. :thumb ...

Thanks for posting the great link. :thumb

Spud :beer
Forum: Beasts 09-10-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 4,489
Views: 786,588
Posted By Spud Rider
Hand guards also reinforce the handlebars, and...

Hand guards also reinforce the handlebars, and protect the levers from breaking, especially if you drop the bike on pavement. :deal

Spud :beer
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Thank you, Glenn. Here are a few photos of the...

Thank you, Glenn. Here are a few photos of the Selway River, right after it exits the Selway/Bitterroot Wilderness Area.
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
No, but you are close. :wink: That's the Painted...

No, but you are close. :wink: That's the Painted Rocks Reservoir on the West Fork of the Bitterroot River, just south of the east end of the Magruder Corridor.
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
I really like single cylinder, small displacement...

I really like single cylinder, small displacement motorcycles. :nod I own four motorcycles: 1998 Kawasaki KDX220, 2004 Honda CRF250X, 2005 Honda XR650L, and 2006 Zongshen 200GY-2. The XR650L and...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Zongshen makes good engines. Except for a...

Zongshen makes good engines. Except for a shorter countershaft, the engine in my Zongshen 200GY-2 is an exact copy of the currently manufacted engine in the Yamaha TW200 motorcycle. I have ridden...
Forum: Beasts 08-17-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4,489
Views: 786,588
Posted By Spud Rider
As the brake pads wear down, the brake fluid...

As the brake pads wear down, the brake fluid level will decrease. I suggest you inspect the brake pads to see if they need to be replaced. If necessary, I suggest you add brake fluid to the...
Forum: Vendors 08-13-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1,356
Views: 165,857
Posted By Spud Rider
Thanks for the quick reply. Three-eights of an...

Thanks for the quick reply. Three-eights of an inch shorter is a significant improvement. :nod

Spud :beer
Forum: Vendors 08-13-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 1,356
Views: 165,857
Posted By Spud Rider
Did you bring out a newer, shorter version of the...

Did you bring out a newer, shorter version of the H4/H6M bulb? I believe this is a photgoraph of the original bulb.

http://i236.photobucket.com/albums/ff18/cyclopsmotorsports/DSC_1862.jpg

Are...
Forum: Beasts 08-12-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4,489
Views: 786,588
Posted By Spud Rider
'Cammo' is American English slang for camouflage....

'Cammo' is American English slang for camouflage.

Spud :beer
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Thank you Klay, Trogon, and Pedersoli. :D ...

Thank you Klay, Trogon, and Pedersoli. :D

The Lifan clone of the Honda CT70 is a good bike; I'm sure your grandkids will enjoy it very much. :thumb

Spud :beer
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Thank you, Fred. :nod I bought my 2006...

Thank you, Fred. :nod

I bought my 2006 Zongshen 200GY-2, new in-the-crate, with 0.1 miles on the odometer, for $950 from a Craigslist vendor in Seattle. I am the only owner of this motorcycle,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
On July 23, 2014, I took my trusty Zong for a...

On July 23, 2014, I took my trusty Zong for a ride to the Blackfoot Reservoir in East Idaho.
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 1,096,114
Posted By Spud Rider
I just bought one of these chain guides for my...

I just bought one of these chain guides for my Zongshen 200GY-2. However, I converted to a Yamaha XT225 swingarm, so I don't know if this product will also fit the TW200.
...
Forum: Vendors 08-01-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 1,356
Views: 165,857
Posted By Spud Rider
Thank you for your reply. :nod I have converted...

Thank you for your reply. :nod I have converted my CRF250X stator to a pure DC system; therefore, I have rectified, DC current going to the headlight. :D If I understand correctly, the installation...
Forum: Vendors 07-31-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 1,356
Views: 165,857
Posted By Spud Rider
For my Honda CRF250X, the stock headlight bulb...

For my Honda CRF250X, the stock headlight bulb has a round base, with a bump on the perimeter which mates with a corresponding divot in the plastic bulb holder.
...
Forum: Vendors 07-28-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,356
Views: 165,857
Posted By Spud Rider
My Honda CRF250X uses an H6M bulb, but it has a...

My Honda CRF250X uses an H6M bulb, but it has a base similar to a BA20D bulb. :huh

http://i216.photobucket.com/albums/cc201/tweav/DSC00808.jpg

Do you have an adapter which will fit your LED...
Forum: Road warriors 07-08-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5,558
Views: 1,056,143
Posted By Spud Rider
:lol3 Spud :thumb

:lol3

Spud :thumb
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 1,096,114
Posted By Spud Rider
It appears he has a Ricochet skid plate, the same...

It appears he has a Ricochet skid plate, the same skid plate I installed on my Zongshen 200GY-2. :D

http://www.ricochetoffroad.com/store/page276.html
...
Forum: Road warriors 06-03-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 955
Views: 252,304
Posted By Spud Rider
I suspect your flasher relay has failed. If your...

I suspect your flasher relay has failed. If your bike is under warranty, the dealer can easily replace the relay. If not, you should be able to find a suitable replacement at most auto parts stores.
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 1,096,114
Posted By Spud Rider
You're welcome. :D It's beautiful in...

You're welcome. :D

It's beautiful in Wellsboro. :thumb
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 1,096,114
Posted By Spud Rider
I was born in DuBois; where are you located in...

I was born in DuBois; where are you located in North Central Pennsylvania?

My Zong came equipped with a size 132, Teikei, main jet, which is roughly equivalent to a size 130, Mikuni, main jet. ...
Forum: Beasts 05-27-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4,489
Views: 786,588
Posted By Spud Rider
Thanks for posting the link to the nice ride...

Thanks for posting the link to the nice ride report; the photographs were great. :thumb I love the American Midwest in summer. :nod

Spud :beer
Forum: The Garage 05-19-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,578
Posted By Spud Rider
Yes, I understand your point. I've read the...

Yes, I understand your point. I've read the entire thread, and I know you like flooded lead/acid batteries. I installed a Shorai LiFePO4 in my Honda XR650L to allow me to remove the bike's battery...
Forum: The Garage 05-18-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,578
Posted By Spud Rider
I understand what you are saying. I'm not...

I understand what you are saying. I'm not talking about magazine reviews.

I have read reports from many people who own the Turnigy charger, and have used it for quite a while. They like the...
Forum: The Garage 05-17-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,578
Posted By Spud Rider
I actually purchased a Thunder AC680 charger,...

I actually purchased a Thunder AC680 charger, which costs about $55. I purchased the Thunder charger because it got good reviews. The Thunder charger also included a serial port, USB cable, and...
Forum: The Garage 05-17-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,578
Posted By Spud Rider
For complete details concerning how to use the...

For complete details concerning how to use the Turnigy charger to charge your Shorai battery, I encourage you to read the following thread. :deal
...
Forum: The Garage 05-16-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,578
Posted By Spud Rider
I installed a Shorai LFX9A2-BS12 battery on top...

I installed a Shorai LFX9A2-BS12 battery on top of the air box of my Honda XR650L.
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Thank you, Rey. :D The Blackfoot Reservoir...

Thank you, Rey. :D

The Blackfoot Reservoir is in East Idaho.
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Thank you, Klay. :nod My Zong is a great...

Thank you, Klay. :nod My Zong is a great minimalist touring bike. I have frequently ridden my Zong on multiday excursions to Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, and Montana, as well as in my home state of...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 10,694
Posted By Spud Rider
All the naysayers are absolutely correct....

All the naysayers are absolutely correct. :rolleyes

The high temperature on May 1 exceeded 70 degrees Fahrenheit, so I decided to take a 140-mile ride on my Zongshen 200GY-2 to the Blackfoot...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
Zongshen manufactures good motorcycles. :nod ...

Zongshen manufactures good motorcycles. :nod

The high temperature on May 1 exceeded 70 degrees Fahrenheit, so I decided to take a 140-mile ride on my Zongshen 200GY-2 to the Blackfoot Reservoir,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 10,694
Posted By Spud Rider
We eagerly await your photos. :nod Spud...

We eagerly await your photos. :nod

Spud :beer
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 1,096,114
Posted By Spud Rider
I removed the front fender on my XR650L to test...

I removed the front fender on my XR650L to test the effects of better air flow over my oil cooler. I liked the look.
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 39,899
Posted By Spud Rider
I never ride a motorcycle when it is below...

I never ride a motorcycle when it is below freezing. However, my Shorai LFX09A2-BS12 battery will easily start my XR650L with temperatures in the low 30s. I never need to run the headlight to warm...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7,952
Views: 2,151,760
Posted By Spud Rider
I couldn't agree more with both of you gentlemen....

I couldn't agree more with both of you gentlemen. :nod Last November I bought a Fly Trekker, dual sport helmet for $99, delivered. I have been wearing it this spring, and I like it very much. :D ...
Forum: Thumpers 03-22-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 1,096,114
Posted By Spud Rider
Your TDub is looking great, Medic. :thumb I...

Your TDub is looking great, Medic. :thumb I believe I recognize Palouse Falls and the Palouse Hills near Pullman. :D

Spud :beer
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