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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-13-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,697
Posted By Gravetter
Care to expand on the Michigan thing? How did you...

Care to expand on the Michigan thing? How did you do it?




Same as above, do you mind explaining a bit more?
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-12-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,697
Posted By Gravetter
2 year old thread... I'm seeing on the...

2 year old thread...


I'm seeing on the "Vehicle Body Change Form" line 4 states: This form cannot be used to change the body type of a vehicle manufactured as an off-road vehicle.

How did...
Forum: The Garage 10-09-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 603
Posted By Gravetter
Just sealed a deal through uship. $215 from...

Just sealed a deal through uship. $215 from Clevland to Evansville. Would have cost me near that plus 14 hours of my time to go get it. Mom and pop company has over 800 5 star reviews.
Forum: The Garage 10-07-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 603
Posted By Gravetter
Uship is just a middle man for connecting you...

Uship is just a middle man for connecting you with shippers. You get to choose who ships your bike. If you read reviews and talk to the shippers, you can get a good idea of who you're dealing with. ...
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By Gravetter
2007 KTM 450 XC, specific picture needed

I am needing a close-up shot of the compliance label located on the frame under the headlight. I need to be able to read it, so if it could be clear, I'd greatly appreciate it.

I plan on remaking...
Forum: The Garage 08-28-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,498
Posted By Gravetter
Agreed. $20 to hone at my local place. It...

Agreed.

$20 to hone at my local place. It would have cost me more to buy the hone and I'm not a pro.

I dropped of my cylinder, piston and asked them to tell me if it needs more than a hone for...
Forum: The Garage 07-29-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 979
Views: 175,740
Posted By Gravetter
Backpack sprayer - pass This thing isn't the...

Backpack sprayer - pass

This thing isn't the most comfortable but it works great and is much better than the gallon pump tanks. I've got about 1.5 hours on mine with no issues. I could spray all...
Forum: The Garage 07-17-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 979
Views: 175,740
Posted By Gravetter
I've had zero issues with mine. Used it quite a...

I've had zero issues with mine. Used it quite a bit. Just picked up an 450 xc and drove 300 miles including some pretty good twisties through the TN hills.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By Gravetter
Thanks guys!

Thanks guys!
Forum: Orange Crush 07-14-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By Gravetter
Engine number is 7-594*32752* 7 = 2007 594...

Engine number is 7-594*32752*

7 = 2007
594 = 525

Correct?
Forum: Orange Crush 07-14-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By Gravetter
VIN Check - What is this?

vbkmxm4067m317409

A google search brings up this:

http://faxvin.com/2007/KTM/530/VBKMXM4067M3

2007 KTM 530


But using the "decoder" it's an "MXM 520 SX RFS".
Forum: The Garage 07-13-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,007
Posted By Gravetter
Socket organization - let's see some nefty ideas

In a box, on peg boards, on a shelf, whatever you do to organize your socket sets, let's see them.

I really like the Westling socket organizers but $120 can be spent elsewhere. I like DIY.
...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-11-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 584
Posted By Gravetter
I guess they *could* be 15 years old if someone...

I guess they *could* be 15 years old if someone bought the bike and immediately replaced with these aftermarket 42kg ones. The stock springs are 32kg (thirty-something, not 100% sure) so these are...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-11-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 584
Posted By Gravetter
KDX200 Fork question

I've got a 2003 KDX200 that I bought at the beginning of the year for woods riding. I've been having an absolute blast, but have started working through it finding out what the previous owner(s) did...
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,435
Posted By Gravetter
Code sent. Please pay it forward.

Code sent. Please pay it forward.
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,435
Posted By Gravetter
I've got a code and want to pay it forward. First...

I've got a code and want to pay it forward. First to PM gets it.
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 26,347
Posted By Gravetter
Going to look at it tomorrow. 2001... "Runs...

Going to look at it tomorrow. 2001... "Runs great".

What should I look for?
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,435
Posted By Gravetter
Thank you. Will pay it forward ASAP.

Thank you. Will pay it forward ASAP.
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,435
Posted By Gravetter
Waiting for PM with code... :D

Waiting for PM with code...

:D
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 26,347
Posted By Gravetter
$2,000 for one that doesn't look pretty but rides...

$2,000 for one that doesn't look pretty but rides fine and has 6500 miles seem like a decent deal?
Forum: Equipment 03-03-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,435
Posted By Gravetter
What about purchasing a gift card? Would you get...

What about purchasing a gift card? Would you get a 10% off? Anyone try it?
Forum: Equipment 03-01-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,435
Posted By Gravetter
I see the SAVE10EWEB that's good for about a...

I see the SAVE10EWEB that's good for about a dozen items, none of which I need. Is that the one you're talking about?

I'm so stubborn that I refuse to order any parts from them without a coupon...
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,435
Posted By Gravetter
Looking for a coupon code. Will of course pay it...

Looking for a coupon code. Will of course pay it forward.

Thank you.
Forum: The Garage 02-21-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 6,093
Views: 2,682,713
Posted By Gravetter
That's the exact size as mine and I love the...

That's the exact size as mine and I love the dimensions. My BIL just built a 30 x 50 and it's huge. Don't get me wrong, I'd take the extra SQFT but I really like the 30 x 40 dimensions. Since mine...
Forum: Americas 02-20-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By Gravetter
I think I'm going to try and catch a ride out to...

I think I'm going to try and catch a ride out to Oklahoma and do 7-10 days with a goal of getting to Salt Lake City. I *think* that should be plenty of time. Any ideas?
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11,119
Views: 1,662,405
Posted By Gravetter
Thanks for the replies. I'll check out those...

Thanks for the replies. I'll check out those links and and do some additional hunting on the fleabay.

As she sits:

http://i190.photobucket.com/albums/z184/GTOMAN212/photo2-22.jpg...
Forum: The Garage 02-20-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6,093
Views: 2,682,713
Posted By Gravetter
Moved into this place last summer and my little...

Moved into this place last summer and my little area is coming around. Few projects that you can see in the pics: XT225 re-build and a Honda Express being converted to a kick start.
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 11,119
Views: 1,662,405
Posted By Gravetter
Starting to rebuild a 93 for my dad. He really...

Starting to rebuild a 93 for my dad. He really wants a headlight, taillight and instrument cluster which was no included in this well wore farm bike...

The bike was dirt cheap and was wondering if...
Forum: Americas 02-16-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By Gravetter
First question: How far can I make it in 8...

First question:
How far can I make it in 8 days, leaving from Jellico, TN? I'm seeing 225-275 miles a day may be a good goal to shoot for? So, lets say 1600 miles. Where does that put me on the...
Forum: Americas 02-16-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By Gravetter
2014 SAHD does a MICRO TAT run

I figured I should start some sort of thread in regards to my hopes of doing a bit of the TAT this year.

I'm a stay-at-home-Dad (SAHD) that is currently bossed around by a 21-month-old. She'll be...
Forum: Americas 02-16-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,341
Posted By Gravetter
How far can I make it from the start (eastern) in...

How far can I make it from the start (eastern) in 8 days? At average pace on a DRZ?

I know it's nearly impossible to get exact, but I'm just looking for a ball park.
Forum: Americas 02-15-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 50,055
Posted By Gravetter
I'll bring an inReach or Spot even with riding...

I'll bring an inReach or Spot even with riding with someone.
Forum: Equipment 02-14-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,090
Posted By Gravetter
I put those in the same category as the Gaerne...

I put those in the same category as the Gaerne ADV's, which I own and love, but want more protection.



"Will they wear you out on the TAT" - What I meant was stopping for gas, camping, hotels,...
Forum: Americas 02-14-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 50,055
Posted By Gravetter
Do you mind speaking a bit more on this? I...

Do you mind speaking a bit more on this?

I really want to solo it (wouldn't mind meeting up with a few riders here or there) as I really like being on my own schedule and just feel the challenge...
Forum: Americas 02-14-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,220
Posted By Gravetter
In regards to obtaining the GPS tracks/routes I'm...

In regards to obtaining the GPS tracks/routes I'm seeing a few options. One that's very expensive and one that's free (Just did a search and found my answers.). What's everyone recommend?

I'll be...
Forum: Equipment 02-13-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,090
Posted By Gravetter
Boots - which two to cover both worlds under $350

If you had a budget of $350 and wanted two boots to cover the following, which two would you pick:

One pair for dual sport/adv riding. Think TAT.

One pair for dirt riding. Think single...
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 29,194
Posted By Gravetter
I actually have the Gaerne G-Adventures and love...

I actually have the Gaerne G-Adventures and love them. If I had unlimited funds I'd keep them for my ADV rides and use Crossfires for the single track at the club.

That being said, I don't have...
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 29,194
Posted By Gravetter
I really like those G-Reacts. Are the Crossfires...

I really like those G-Reacts. Are the Crossfires worth the extra ~$100, though?

I've recently got accepted into a dirt riding club that has about 100 acres of single track. I want to get a more...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-14-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,542
Posted By Gravetter
What's the point of the racks then? More secure?...

What's the point of the racks then? More secure? Any issues hauling loaded (heavy) expedition bags without racks?
Forum: Orange Crush 01-14-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,542
Posted By Gravetter
Little late to the party but I thought Wolfman...

Little late to the party but I thought Wolfman expeditions required a rack?
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