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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-21-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 763
Posted By MisterPX
The title will be branded. It may be easier...

The title will be branded.

It may be easier to title it in another state with easier "rebuilding" rules, dpeending on where you are. Here, we can take it to a PD, where they sign paperwork...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-01-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,249
Posted By MisterPX
Pressure is one of the easier things to dial in:...

Pressure is one of the easier things to dial in: for your bike, with your tires, and your riding style. Experiment; more pressure, less pressure.

For example, Triumph recommends 42 psi in my...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-13-2012, 06:34 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 17,419
Posted By MisterPX
Sorry guys, i am out. Crashed a week ago, still...

Sorry guys, i am out. Crashed a week ago, still not 100%.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-28-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,737
Posted By MisterPX
I've taken two refresher BRC's, and in both...

I've taken two refresher BRC's, and in both classes had a failure. Some folks jsut ain't cut out to ride, and some folks don't listen to teh ridercoaches. You can only tell someone to look up and...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-21-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 17,419
Posted By MisterPX
Well, was out this weekend practicing my off...

Well, was out this weekend practicing my off pavement skills, and discovered that when in an 8 inch deep ATV rut, I can't do much but go with the flow, or end up with 550lbs of bike on me. I never...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-20-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 36,587
Views: 9,563,025
Posted By MisterPX
Hell, i was running boots and filed jackets til...

Hell, i was running boots and filed jackets til 2006
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-13-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,673
Posted By MisterPX
In case teh previous 23 posts haven't convinced...

In case teh previous 23 posts haven't convinced you, GO TO THE TRACK!
Forum: Road warriors 05-09-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 573
Views: 134,806
Posted By MisterPX
You could buy the factory rear cargo deck, and...

You could buy the factory rear cargo deck, and would have to make your own racks. Incidently, nobody makes racks, and most likely won't, due to the nature of this bike. Hell, it's hard enough to...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 05-06-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 222,390
Posted By MisterPX
Thanks for the kind words. Don't forget that...

Thanks for the kind words. Don't forget that photo, I'd like too see how the whole package turned out.
Forum: Equipment 05-02-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 24,079
Posted By MisterPX
At least seven years I hope. :wink:

At least seven years I hope. :wink:
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-02-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,231
Posted By MisterPX
Let's you use aftermarket center stands. :wink: ...

Let's you use aftermarket center stands. :wink:


Unless you live somewhere that does motorcycle emissions, it's just there to satisfy the EPA.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-27-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 4,389
Views: 470,092
Posted By MisterPX
'cept their dealer network probably would have...

'cept their dealer network probably would have killed it off like it did Buell. Kinda hard to sell bikes that are tucked away in the back corner, bikes that the sales staff doesn't really know. At...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-24-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,160
Posted By MisterPX
Interesting. I will have to look through the...

Interesting. I will have to look through the wiring diagrams and see if i can bypass the transponder. Easy enough on a chevy, will have to see about the ole triumph.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-22-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 36,587
Views: 9,563,025
Posted By MisterPX
Almost 700 pages, and this exteded swingarm...

Almost 700 pages, and this exteded swingarm s1000rr is the one that made me go " oh my god" :eek1
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-22-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,189
Posted By MisterPX
Az mentioned, not a bad deal on the bike. But,...

Az mentioned, not a bad deal on the bike. But, as alsi mentioned, your budget seems thin. After the bike, does $300 cover your living expenses? Food, fuel, rent, etc.


Eta: reread that you...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 04-21-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 222,390
Posted By MisterPX
Off the bike for now while I mess with Nancy's...

Off the bike for now while I mess with Nancy's rack. Bags attach like caribou's.

http://www.hunt101.com/data/500/medium/DSC006653.JPG
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-21-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,728
Posted By MisterPX
No more stickers here either, just teh rapid...

No more stickers here either, just teh rapid gate, scan your cac.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 04-19-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 21,930
Views: 4,190,959
Posted By MisterPX
Since I'm cheap, I made the risers out of scrap...

Since I'm cheap, I made the risers out of scrap aluminum sheet metal. Why pay $40, when all you gotta do is be able to drill some holes and a few cuts. Granted, not as pretty, but neither is my...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 04-17-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21,930
Views: 4,190,959
Posted By MisterPX
Except that if he was going to uni filter it...

Except that if he was going to uni filter it anyways, the K&N kinda makes up for the added uni restriction.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-16-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 25,031
Posted By MisterPX
You assume they even have a bike! :wink:

You assume they even have a bike! :wink:
Forum: The Garage 04-13-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,154
Posted By MisterPX
Run them at the 36 listed on the sidewall (Heid....

Run them at the 36 listed on the sidewall (Heid. recommened that pressure for a Tiger 800, figure your GS is a wee bit heavier) . After a good ride, stick them to see what psi you're at.
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,378
Posted By MisterPX
Besides afore mentioned designerhelmets, have...

Besides afore mentioned designerhelmets, have also use www.ghostbikes.com (http://www.ghostbikes.com)
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 04-05-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 815
Views: 222,390
Posted By MisterPX
Exhaust is stock system.

Exhaust is stock system.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 04-04-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3,117
Views: 644,141
Posted By MisterPX
Where are you guys on your alignment marks...

Where are you guys on your alignment marks currently? I'm at 3rd dot from the rear, with a 16T. Put on a 15T, and was at 2 dots from the rear. Put the 16T back on for a trip, and back to 3rd dot. ...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 04-03-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 222,390
Posted By MisterPX
Now you got me thinking, I might just build...

Now you got me thinking, I might just build another set. This time, I'll fix some measurement issues I had with version 1 ( didn't account for subframe taper, so racks are at an angle to the bike). ...
Forum: Equipment 04-03-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,530
Posted By MisterPX
I've been using the icon hooligan mesh overpants....

I've been using the icon hooligan mesh overpants. So far so good, however, they do run short IMO. If you're over 6' tall, they will ride up damn near above your boots.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-02-2012, 01:57 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 12,861
Posted By MisterPX
Have you considered the regular Tiger 800? ...

Have you considered the regular Tiger 800?



Are the belts on the duc at 15K replacement too?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-02-2012, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,102
Posted By MisterPX
Have my stuff in an ammo can, mounted in "wasted"...

Have my stuff in an ammo can, mounted in "wasted" space of a symetrical pannier rack. Also allows room for a compressor and a bottle of slime.

Also made a 17mm hex bit to fit the 27mm wrench...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 04-02-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 815
Views: 222,390
Posted By MisterPX
Maybe make your own? This frame setup, 3/4 steel...

Maybe make your own? This frame setup, 3/4 steel square tubing, basically two rectangles with support arms, and crossbar, ran less than $15 in stock, plus bolts/nuts.
...
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,111
Posted By MisterPX
DS, i run these cheaper version of pelican cases...

DS, i run these cheaper version of pelican cases with an interior bag if I'm packing, otherwise I just toss misc. crap in there. Pack teh interior bag, then insert into hard case and go. Bags custom...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-29-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 21,930
Views: 4,190,959
Posted By MisterPX
What's the boiling point of mercury, and can I...

What's the boiling point of mercury, and can I seal my wiring connections in it? :wink:

I run my stuff to the battery, with an inline fuse and switch, sealed with rtv silicone. :D
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,111
Posted By MisterPX
Would I have prefered top loading cases? You...

Would I have prefered top loading cases? You bet! However, for the price difference between a pelican top loader and a seahorse side loader, I can deal with teh side opening. Hell, bought some...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-24-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 3,117
Views: 644,141
Posted By MisterPX
For that price; I'd have a US member buy it and...

For that price; I'd have a US member buy it and ship it to you. Probably save you at least $100 AUD.

OR try some gel bicycling shorts as a test run. $30-$40 to experiment.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-24-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 21,930
Views: 4,190,959
Posted By MisterPX
Guilty. Then again, I haven't seen my manual...

Guilty. Then again, I haven't seen my manual since I got the bike :evil
Forum: Equipment 03-24-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,544
Posted By MisterPX
This. Like the saying goes, the best helmet in...

This. Like the saying goes, the best helmet in the world does you no good in your closet. I don't wear my track suit out on the streets, I'm OK with trading protection for comfort.

Would you...
Forum: Road warriors 03-22-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,620
Posted By MisterPX
I know what that's from :wink:

I know what that's from :wink:
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-22-2012, 08:29 AM
Replies: 21,930
Views: 4,190,959
Posted By MisterPX
Interesting that those risers are hollow, whereas...

Interesting that those risers are hollow, whereas the normal ones have a threaded hole so you can ount stuff to them.
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,397
Posted By MisterPX
Boo! Not diesel bike at all, just a tommy...

Boo! Not diesel bike at all, just a tommy hilfilger edition.

I woulda plunked down sight unseen for a Diesel fueled monster.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-17-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,778
Posted By MisterPX
Heat is relative. Compared to my SV650, it's...

Heat is relative. Compared to my SV650, it's warm. Compared to my Harley, what heat?
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-16-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3,117
Views: 644,141
Posted By MisterPX
Scratch teh mousepad idea, wrist supports are...

Scratch teh mousepad idea, wrist supports are gel, but pads are not.
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