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Forum: Beasts 05-19-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 21,178
Views: 6,109,912
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Doh!

ya snooze you lose :huh

I was going to ask about the high mileage on this Scrambler and if it was a good deal and reliable... it looks clean in pics, but who know's upon inspection.

But I'm...
Forum: Ride reports 06-13-2013, 12:46 AM
Replies: 2,217
Views: 1,134,311
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Nope, not at all, I am turning into one of the...

Nope, not at all, I am turning into one of the annoying bikers myself. Fun little road. Nothing compared to Cuba though. :evil
Forum: Ride reports 06-11-2013, 01:18 AM
Replies: 2,217
Views: 1,134,311
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Amazing

Keep it coming, this is fantastic, been showing my wife, and friends your RR and website. Currently living through your travels! :norton Back in good o'l Canada ;)

Safe travels!
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
nice

Looks very clean, nice bike, I am sure she will like it! :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 54,785
Posted By DualSPRTfan
IN! :lurk

IN! :lurk
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-27-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,581
Posted By DualSPRTfan
fantastic pics, amazing location. You...

fantastic pics, amazing location.

You really do have a great area to ride in. Very jealous.:D
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-27-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,556
Posted By DualSPRTfan
In like Flynn! Was just in Vegas, looking...

In like Flynn!

Was just in Vegas, looking forward to this one.

Nice bike btw, let us know how you like it.
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2012, 04:43 AM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
thanks, I will give it a shot tonight.

thanks, I will give it a shot tonight.
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
anyone?? :evil

anyone?? :evil
Forum: Thumpers 10-13-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
I just installed these on my sherpa, and though I...

I just installed these on my sherpa, and though I have nothing to compare them to, as one of mine were missing and the other was a stubby, these seems to work great for me, installation was a non...
Forum: Thumpers 10-13-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Question Headlight adjustment

I see the adjustment screw to adjust the head light from left to right, but how do I do a simple adjustment to raise of lower the beam. Right now in low beam setting it's pointing about 35 feet in...
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
On the Road again.....

well I finally got my Sherpa "road legal"

I have only done a few quick rides, one was to take it back from the shop to my house, and the other was a nice country drive to get my insurance pics...
Forum: Canada 09-06-2012, 01:24 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 634,611
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Lurking

I've been lurking around this thread for some time, and I too just wanted to congratulate all of you who worked on this.:freaky

And one more thing for all of your hard work.....

THANK YOU!
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
yup, big price difference compared to south of...

yup, big price difference compared to south of the border, same with cars, trucks, gas, just about everything....

But that's the typical price for a Sherpa here in Ontario.
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 48,316
Posted By DualSPRTfan
fantastic report, had me glued right through! ...

fantastic report, had me glued right through! This is something I hope to one day accomplish one day with my kids. This report inspires me and I am sure others to keep that dream.

:clap
Forum: Beasts 08-19-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 21,178
Views: 6,109,912
Posted By DualSPRTfan
I know eh!?! Everything about it, the color of...

I know eh!?! Everything about it, the color of the tank, to the copper/bronze in the exhaust, the tires, it's a very sharp bike!

The seat looks great too, but I don't think any long trips could...
Forum: Beasts 08-13-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 21,178
Views: 6,109,912
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Thumb love it!

Not sure if this has been shared yet, I looked back a couple pages, didn't see anything, sorry if it's a repost....

Anyways take a look at this! :clap
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
ugh....

Still waiting for my bike to come back from becoming 100%.....

I took it in to get a safety done on it, and found out it needed a few things to make her up to snuff..... damage is around $1,200...
Forum: Canada 07-24-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 384
Views: 54,010
Posted By DualSPRTfan
shocked

I had not taken a peak at the regional forums in a bit, but I am shocked and saddened to hear about this. I never did get a chance to meet him, but I can say from DAY 1 of me being on the forums he...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Congrats to both of you, I am enjoying mine, I...

Congrats to both of you, I am enjoying mine, I don't think you will be disappointed.:clap
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,463
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Sounds like a great trip lined up. Jealous of...

Sounds like a great trip lined up. Jealous of you at the moment. Wish I was out riding.

It finally cooled off a bit here back home in Ontario, in case you were wondering, but still.... hardly...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Thumb Thanks

thanks for all the replies everyone, I will look into your suggestions.

jon - in that picture of your wifes Sherpa, are those the tires as well on the bike? They look pretty good and the price is...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2012, 11:45 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Eek Point me in the right direction

Alright, I have search here and also the yahoo group, checked out the links and have seen a plethora of parts for the Sherpa.
Now, perhaps I am even more confused as to what I should buy/mod/add to...
Forum: Vendors 07-01-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 776,628
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Just ordered mine! Can't wait. :evil

Just ordered mine! Can't wait. :evil
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-01-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 582
Views: 230,092
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Here is my first batch TRAIL CB70 ...

Here is my first batch

TRAIL CB70
http://www.berrysweb.com/images/Motorcycle/Trail70.JPG

1974 HONDA ST90
http://www.smartcarguide.com/listimg/img_0612/img_12380124_01.jpg

And now over 20...
Forum: Canada 06-29-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,199
Posted By DualSPRTfan
very nice, it's a small world sometime. My Dad's...

very nice, it's a small world sometime. My Dad's side is Belgian, and my Mom's is German, so a lot of my time growing up was split between the German Hall and the Belgian Hall in Delhi. I moved to...
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
:clap Thanks for the reply, I found the wire...

:clap

Thanks for the reply, I found the wire while going in for a closer inspection, and it was on, but not connected all the way. That was it. I must have knocked it loose when I removed the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Pissed ok.... now what?

So I gave the Sherp some new blood and performed an oil change, everything went silky smooth...... until I started up the bike.

The bike was not indicating it was in Neutral...??? Ok, so I...
Forum: Canada 06-26-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,199
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Dsp

Alright, confirmed will give them a shout, and thanks for the congrats Drcool, it's been a little while in the works to say the least.

Ever give the bacon flavored beer a try? :puke1
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2012, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Alright thanks guys, I'll give her more time, or...

Alright thanks guys, I'll give her more time, or perhaps looked into the Dr.J mod.
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Question One thing I have been noticing while riding is...

One thing I have been noticing while riding is that at start up, the bike bogs a little under acceleration. I give it a bit of juice on the throttle and there's very little or no response and it...
Forum: Canada 06-26-2012, 05:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,199
Posted By DualSPRTfan
alright found them online, they look awesome, but...

alright found them online, they look awesome, but it doesn't appear they cater to the smaller bikes, like the Sherpa....... though they do have some wicked gear, perhaps a bit out of my price range.
Forum: Canada 06-25-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,199
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Reviving this thread..... Well it's been a...

Reviving this thread.....

Well it's been a while since I posted this, but finally I bought a bike. I purchased a 2005 Super Sherpa, to "ease" myself back into the bike world, and see if I really...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Bath time

Ok, so here's a shot of the bike cleaned up a bit.....

https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/228467_10152078207420615_2092215756_n.jpg

Looking over the bike again, other than...
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Nice bike! Love the rack on the back too! ...

Nice bike!
Love the rack on the back too!

well it's official then, I do have an 05 as well, since that seems to be the year the black rims were an option, and by the looks of it, this is/was the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-17-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Bought it!

Well I picked it up yesterday! $2,200 Cdn. I consider it a Father's Day gift for me.:D

Had a buddy take a look at it too, and he said if I didn't get it, he would and sell it for $2,700 firm. ...
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2012, 02:33 AM
Replies: 409
Views: 182,645
Posted By DualSPRTfan
awesome report, just found it tonight, and it got...

awesome report, just found it tonight, and it got me through my midnight shift at work!

You're really good with the camera, perhaps you can make a living doing what you love or what your good at,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-15-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Yes Boddingtons... :freaky It's also crazy...

Yes Boddingtons... :freaky

It's also crazy the difference in price still on American vs Canadian, we tend to be paying more for all vehicles up here, new or used.
But these Sherpa's sure do hold...
Forum: Thumpers 06-14-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
Well I went and took a look at it, it is a nice...

Well I went and took a look at it, it is a nice bike for the most part. It does need a back tire, chain looked good, no leaks that I could find. Started right up from a cold start, no smoke. Drove...
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4,414
Views: 732,358
Posted By DualSPRTfan
colour?

Found this ad for a KLR for sale, but it sure looks like a Sherpa to me.

I just have not seen a colour scheme like that before. Can anyone confirm if this is a repaint or what? Usually the Super...
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