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Forum: Thumpers 12-26-2005, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 664
Posted By cjflyfisher
I guess your question depends on two variables ...

I guess your question depends on two variables
first what do you plan to do with it, more dirt single track type riding where the only reason to be street legal is to get to the trail, or dirt road/...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2005, 10:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,759
Posted By cjflyfisher
I had an RMX250 and can honestly say It was a...

I had an RMX250 and can honestly say It was a great bike, the major differences were thicker head gasket, heavier fly wheel and 18" hoop out back. I would strongly recommend the 18" rear wheel. If...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-17-2005, 05:21 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,807
Posted By cjflyfisher
Long way out, but sounds like fun. Mind if I...

Long way out, but sounds like fun. Mind if I bring the flyfishing gear? It'll be hard to be that close to two great rivers and not fish at least one afternoon
And by off road, bringing the dirt...
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2005, 06:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,759
Posted By cjflyfisher
If you really like the KDX200, try Fredette...

If you really like the KDX200, try Fredette racing, I love the KDX but in stock trim it lacks. fredette has a grip of hop ups and great advice. He won a ton of races on the KDX and probably knows...
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2005, 10:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,759
Posted By cjflyfisher
Eyeballing 2 strokes

sorry about the change in your thread, however the cost and maitence difference issue does hail for a look at the 2-stroke, some areas don't allow them, but in those places where a 2-stroke is still...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2005, 03:39 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 27,272
Posted By cjflyfisher
?

You all are funny, bickering back and forth about two bikes that were never even meant to be compared. In the hands of a really good rider I'm sure the high points of the KTM would be easily seen,...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2005, 03:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,759
Posted By cjflyfisher
wr250

I have ridden small bore 4 strokes in the colorado woods, and if it's real tight they are just fine, I ride a KTM 300 exc, and the torque makes this bike wonderful in the tight loose decomposing...
Forum: Vendors 11-30-2005, 03:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 480
Posted By cjflyfisher
Dodge Charger SRT-8

Anyone looking for the hard to find SRT-8 Charger or Magnum??

We have two of each coming in to PERKINS DODGE. Give me a call @ 719-381-0317 ask for CHRIS JANTZ and I'll do my best to get you into...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-01-2005, 02:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By cjflyfisher
colorado

Yes you can ride all year, maybe not offroad, but I ride off road most of the winter months, if you haul the bike down to pueblo, the snow is usually alot less, and there are some descent trails....
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2005, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,377
Posted By cjflyfisher
Beautiful bike, just a couple questions, how is...

Beautiful bike, just a couple questions, how is it in the dirt, does it feel lighter than the standard gs, what was the price tag?
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2005, 07:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,161
Posted By cjflyfisher
You can do this any number of ways, with any...

You can do this any number of ways, with any bike, conerted 2 stroker, new street legal out of the box, or high spirited 4 stroke race bike, but being rather new to dirt as it sounds you are I will...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-23-2005, 07:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 420
Posted By cjflyfisher
Ice racing @ rainbow falls

Anybody ice race at rainbow falls? looking for some first timer set up and riding tips. Pretty sure I'm going to try it, just gotta get the bike ready in time.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-27-2005, 04:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,653
Posted By cjflyfisher
You might have better luck if you head toward the...

You might have better luck if you head toward the east or west side of the range. I ride them quite a bit, but my rule is if I can't fish the river without ice smacking my knees, don't ride....
Forum: GS Boxers 03-08-2005, 04:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,279
Posted By cjflyfisher
I have ridden both, and I personally prefer the...

I have ridden both, and I personally prefer the 1100. I get better gas milage, saved alot of money on purchase, lighter, I like the looks better. The tranny may be a little clunky, but come-on what...
Forum: Equipment 03-04-2005, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,093
Posted By cjflyfisher
A little off the question, but if you run the...

A little off the question, but if you run the bike cold, warm up the tires and check your pressures, you should try to maintain a 10% increase in pressures. This number is what the tire is designed...
Forum: Beasts 03-04-2005, 09:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,604
Posted By cjflyfisher
I don't have any expierence with the tiger or the...

I don't have any expierence with the tiger or the v-strom, but I can vouge for the gs. A good bike, feels smaller the more you ride it. Great two up touring bike, tons of aftermarket support. I...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2005, 07:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 850
Posted By cjflyfisher
As far as too much weigh on the front end of an...

As far as too much weigh on the front end of an F-250, no way. Got a steel plow on the old 150, and i garantee the 950 is lighter. Just make sure the visibility is not obscured, that would be a...
Forum: Equipment 02-19-2005, 02:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By cjflyfisher
If your doing camping along with trail riding, I...

If your doing camping along with trail riding, I like the standard system cases. No they are not tough enough to take a good fall, but they are light weight, and easy to take off. I use them only to...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2005, 02:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By cjflyfisher
Nice!! Now ya need some tires, and some...

Nice!!

Now ya need some tires, and some trails.
Why did you have to post that pic, now I want one again?
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2005, 06:29 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 9,587
Posted By cjflyfisher
Sounds like all the fuel is leaving the bowl on a...

Sounds like all the fuel is leaving the bowl on a jump. I'd pull the bowl off and see if everything looks normal first. Maybe your missing a splash gaurd or similar gadget.

Need 640 carb...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-16-2005, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By cjflyfisher
Get on of those patch/plug type patches, or just...

Get on of those patch/plug type patches, or just go old fashioned and tube it.

If you don't want it send me the tire, I'll tube it and ride all spring
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2005, 08:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,675
Posted By cjflyfisher
Welcome, 1100's are a great bike. Things to...

Welcome, 1100's are a great bike.
Things to know,
stock shocks suck.
ABS will kill a good dirt ride
TKC 80's rock
tourance last longer, suck in loose stuff
Anakee's are for sport bike...
Forum: Face plant 02-16-2005, 08:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,210
Posted By cjflyfisher
That has got to be the single most disturbing...

That has got to be the single most disturbing photo of a bike wreck I have ever seen, my EMT brother in law loved it, but still cant figure out, seems to have been conscious through the whole thing...
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2005, 09:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,484
Posted By cjflyfisher
Jap bikes can stay there, too many other options

Jap bikes can stay there, too many other options
Forum: Old's Cool 02-16-2005, 07:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,833
Posted By cjflyfisher
Colorado springs BMW has an r/80 gs for sale,...

Colorado springs BMW has an r/80 gs for sale, jesse bags, large fuel tank, plastic, and some other goodies not to sure, wanted 5,000 dollars, couldn't afford it so stopped listening to all the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2005, 07:32 AM
Replies: 408
Views: 254,695
Posted By cjflyfisher
I thought about the same thing, wondering if a...

I thought about the same thing, wondering if a set of carbs and a little off the heads would be better? Loose the weight of the efi system, bump the compression a little. the 3.2 drive from the 850...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-15-2005, 10:24 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,256
Posted By cjflyfisher
That has got to be the most stupid comment I have...

That has got to be the most stupid comment I have ever seen a fellow motorcyclist come up with. Name a great rider with no bike related injury..I won't be waiting for a name.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-15-2005, 03:36 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,256
Posted By cjflyfisher
Anybody racing in the top 25% of their chosen...

Anybody racing in the top 25% of their chosen discipline is on a whole 'nother level and commands respect in my book.[/QUOTE]

I agree, that goes for just about anything, Bikes, Cars, Trucks....
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2005, 05:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,122
Posted By cjflyfisher
Colorado Springs BMW also has three on the floor,...

Colorado Springs BMW also has three on the floor, and I counted three in crates in the shop. Guess there are plenty, or everyone wants an adventure 1150, haven't seen one of those on the floor lately
Forum: Face plant 02-08-2005, 09:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,324
Posted By cjflyfisher
When in doubt gas it out Put the power down,...

When in doubt gas it out

Put the power down, shift weight back over the rear tire, all the weight you can. The front hopefully will float on top, stay off the front brake, and steer with input on...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2005, 10:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,608
Posted By cjflyfisher
not too sure of price, but with the limited parts...

not too sure of price, but with the limited parts that are colored, I would guess a few hours of paintint would get you three or four coats of color and clear. Specify high quality paint, and if you...
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2005, 07:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,016
Posted By cjflyfisher
Where are you located? Might be able to come up...

Where are you located? Might be able to come up with a few to look at if your close to Colorado Springs
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2005, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,016
Posted By cjflyfisher
KLR 650. Cheap, reliable, much better at...

KLR 650. Cheap, reliable, much better at handling rough roads than traditional street bike. Good on gas, did I mention can be had cheap. Saw one recently for 1500 bucks, I think it was a 96 or...
Forum: Beasts 02-05-2005, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5,785
Views: 1,431,215
Posted By cjflyfisher
Pardon my ignorance but I was wondering what's...

Pardon my ignorance but I was wondering what's the difference between the the bikes with the narrow front and wider front. And what is a steamer?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-05-2005, 06:07 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 20,979
Posted By cjflyfisher
Will that yellow be the adventure mandrin yellow?...

Will that yellow be the adventure mandrin yellow? Matching the seat would be nice
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2005, 05:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,685
Posted By cjflyfisher
I voted against the additional forum for one...

I voted against the additional forum for one reason, TOO MANY FORUMS.

I'm sure the forum would be a good thing for those who love 2 strokes, and I do like the two strokes. Personally think two...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-05-2005, 05:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,800
Posted By cjflyfisher
have about 50K on mine, met many people with over...

have about 50K on mine, met many people with over 100K on an oil head. Tough bikes for the most part. I wouldn't hesitate, 20k is just broke in good, not broke down.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2005, 04:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 465
Posted By cjflyfisher
I need a black 1100 beak

Does anyone have a beak for the 1100 gs they would like to get rid of.

That front fender sucks, got into some mud today, loaded up the front tire till it stopped, and down I went. Front fender...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2005, 06:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,299
Posted By cjflyfisher
If the DRZ was too mild mannered especially in...

If the DRZ was too mild mannered especially in terms of power I would say go 2 stroke. If you want raw power at the flip of the throttle two stroke is the way to go. You can add or take away flywheel...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-03-2005, 03:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,234
Posted By cjflyfisher
Rode Dakan road today, ended up stuck, tired,...

Rode Dakan road today, ended up stuck, tired, pushing the gs up an icy hill. If rampart is half as bad, plan a full day adventure, and bring a friend.

Never made it to gold camp, too busy pushing...
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