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Forum: Racing 11-12-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,149
Posted By desert650
Hate to be a Debbie Downer here, but don't take a...

Hate to be a Debbie Downer here, but don't take a rental car into Baja... Just not worth it in my opinion.

I've done it twice, and was just lucky nothing bad happened. No one will insure it,...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-22-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 576
Views: 110,263
Posted By desert650
Luke. It was good meeting you and your crew in...

Luke. It was good meeting you and your crew in Mexicali, and starting with you heads up on top of Laguna Salada (I'm the guy on #42 - the 1983 XR500R). I was sad to hear of your blown motor on the...
Forum: Racing 05-10-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 10,516
Posted By desert650
It was great meeting you guys, and racing with...

It was great meeting you guys, and racing with ya!
Ditson was a crazy animal on that thing... Yeah, bike CHECKERS are not slow are they? haha!


-James
#42
Forum: Racing 05-10-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 18,653
Posted By desert650
I think everything was GREAT! Very...

I think everything was GREAT! Very Professionally run! My only issue was with the Drivers meeting. I couldn't hear shit from the first guy that had all the important info! LOL!
Also, there was...
Forum: Racing 05-10-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Racing 05-10-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
Can someone please post info on where we can send...

Can someone please post info on where we can send a check to Jimmy's family.

Myself and my motorcycle club would like to help. thanks!
Forum: Racing 04-25-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
Thanks Man, and thanks also for the scorpion bay...

Thanks Man, and thanks also for the scorpion bay fuel dump - that's very much appreciated!

Hopefully I'll have a chance to buy you a beer at the finish!
Forum: Racing 04-25-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
:clap Amazing looking scoot you got there! Best...

:clap Amazing looking scoot you got there! Best of Luck to you and everyone else!
Well it looks like you’ve inspired me to show my race-pig as well… Here's the entry out of Mammoth Lakes, CA. ...
Forum: Racing 11-08-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
:lol3 Fun while it lasted.

:lol3

Fun while it lasted.
Forum: Racing 11-08-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
Cmon man, do I really need to answer this? But...

Cmon man, do I really need to answer this? But since you asked, I'll try to help you understand...

"Putting people out in the desert" sounds so simple, but it wasn't really what I was talking...
Forum: Racing 11-08-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
HAHAHAHA!!! Well... I don't know better! ...

HAHAHAHA!!! Well... I don't know better! that's why I'm a CHECKER!
Yeah, I was drunk with Kras... the night before (and Bowers too - lol) - but that was just a lucky guess on your part, and...
Forum: Racing 11-08-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
I agree, self reliant is a must (undeniable). ...

I agree, self reliant is a must (undeniable). $600 to mag 7 for a "SCORE baja 1000" would be very "cheap," but for a NORRA type race, I don't think it is - there's no comparison logistics wise, or...
Forum: Racing 11-07-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
yeah, it sucked... I just wanted to share my...

yeah, it sucked...
I just wanted to share my experience. Either way - lesson learned. This year I'm running a "vintage" xr5 with a big acerbis tank - I wont be stopping much for fuel. LOL
...
Forum: Racing 11-07-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 96,358
Posted By desert650
Ridiculous! We paid Mag 7 to support our bike...

Ridiculous! We paid Mag 7 to support our bike too (2 years ago).
D1 pit one - They were in the correct location, they just "forgot" to bring me my fuel. I was pretty pissed, and told them to...
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,503
Posted By desert650
tank fit?

Hey guys... I hate to thread jack, but I need some advise on my XR5. I've got an 84 and need a larger tank. Does anyone have any info on what would swap - possibly the xr600 tank? or 350? ...
Forum: Racing 05-05-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,623
Views: 140,598
Posted By desert650
Well, since we're on the subject. Mag 7 did...

Well, since we're on the subject.
Mag 7 did me pretty dirty last year... Failed to deliver my fuel to pit 1 and pit 2 on day one (nothing there for me at all except some fuel out of their...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-11-2011, 01:41 PM
Replies: 662
Views: 53,941
Posted By desert650
OH!!!!!! VERY NICE vid Charles! I LOVED IT! ...

OH!!!!!! VERY NICE vid Charles! I LOVED IT! :clap
Yes, over the years that rock has become a little scary hasn't it? HAHA!

Do you mind if i insert that video on mammothmc.com???

all in...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-17-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,077
Posted By desert650
Yes, Lame indeed. Fortunately...there's more...

Yes, Lame indeed.
Fortunately...there's more than one way to skin a cat! :lol3

So are you planning on doing something similar next year???
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-17-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 662
Views: 53,941
Posted By desert650
Some good pics guys! Unfortunately, I don't...

Some good pics guys!

Unfortunately, I don't have any to contribute! HAHAH!

It was good hanging (and riding....and drinking) with all you city folk out at Browns! :lol3:freaky
Charles,...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-16-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,077
Posted By desert650
Looking for "credit" eh Jerry? We call that...

Looking for "credit" eh Jerry?
We call that fun little section of singletrack "China Wall." Did you guys notice the rock walls on your right (as you ride up it)?
We credit the Chinese...
Forum: Racing 10-25-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 895
Views: 151,452
Posted By desert650
120 miles per tank will be ok for almost the...

120 miles per tank will be ok for almost the entire race. There’s only 2 places where you might have trouble. 2nd day 2 start… you’ll need someone at El Arco for fuel, I don’t think 120 will get...
Forum: Racing 10-23-2010, 12:18 PM
Replies: 895
Views: 151,452
Posted By desert650
OHH! I see... Duh! Mine says "...34" Not as...

OHH! I see... Duh! Mine says "...34" Not as close to the front as I was wanting to be but not as far back as last year (66th)! :D

GREAT THREAD by the way, I've been watching it for some...
Forum: Racing 10-23-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 895
Views: 151,452
Posted By desert650
Just registered! Wow! thats a pretty steep...

Just registered!
Wow! thats a pretty steep enrty... they really jacked it up this year!

Chilly, where did you see your start position? I didnt see anything...

Anyways, I'll see you...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-04-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,107
Posted By desert650
Razr, GREAT PICS!!!!! It was great meeting...

Razr, GREAT PICS!!!!!

It was great meeting ya, and I’m glad you had a killer time out there. Your RR is fantastic! I liked seeing all the carnage from the sandy hill climbs. :lol3 Classic...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-02-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
What a good time! Our first time meeting you...

What a good time!
Our first time meeting you guys and it wont be the last! Everyone was super cool. Had 2 groups ride the tracks i offered, and they both had fun - I'm Glad we could help.
...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-29-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
I'll be out at the campground Friday afternoon -...

I'll be out at the campground Friday afternoon - I wanted to go out tonight, but I've got a bunch of shit i gotta do....

anyways, look for the white box trailer and red mini truck..

no...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-29-2010, 05:56 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
Weather is soooo nice up here. I spent the whole...

Weather is soooo nice up here. I spent the whole day on my bike.. haha!
Just a reminder... DONT FORGET TO BRING your cable for your GPS unit.

for those who don't know. Mammoth M/C will be out...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-20-2010, 11:29 AM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
I'll be out there on Friday. Toyota truck with...

I'll be out there on Friday. Toyota truck with white box trailer.

Mammoth M/C will provide "special" GPS tracks - Glass Mtn. Traverse (Dual Sport).

Stop by for a beer bong.:evil

Tracks...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-18-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
Sure, Are you plated? Do you use a gps? ...

Sure,
Are you plated?
Do you use a gps?

If so, I could hook you up with an easy gps track.
If you don't use gps, I suggest you get a good map (http://sites.google.com/site/eyesoftheinyo/maps)...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-18-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
Here's a little taste of some Glass Mtn ST. ...

Here's a little taste of some Glass Mtn ST.


http://i861.photobucket.com/albums/ab179/owensdrylake/wheeler/DSCF0080.jpg

...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-18-2010, 11:26 AM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
HAHA!!! Your welcome. I'm sure your gonna get a...

HAHA!!! Your welcome.
I'm sure your gonna get a kick outta this track. Here's the breakdown.:deal

Approximately 160 total miles (gps mileage).
Section 1: Browns to June - approx 93miles (no...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-17-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
Hey Guys, Just throwing this out there to see...

Hey Guys,
Just throwing this out there to see what kind of interest I get...

We (me and some Mammoth M/C guys) were thinking of stopping by with a little welcome gift… :bmwrider
No! not that...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-07-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 29,428
Posted By desert650
Stonewall... check your PM.

Stonewall... check your PM.
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-02-2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,040
Posted By desert650
HEY! Thanks for all the compliments guys! If...

HEY! Thanks for all the compliments guys! If anyone's interested in the "key" to the Inyo, just hit me up on the "contact us" (http://sites.google.com/site/eyesoftheinyo/contact-us) section and...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-01-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,040
Posted By desert650
notmybikemodelname, Can I post your response to...

notmybikemodelname,
Can I post your response to our "article" on the website?
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-01-2010, 03:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,040
Posted By desert650
Hey, thanks for all the positive feedback guys. ...

Hey, thanks for all the positive feedback guys.

Jerry, Yes we "participated" in the RD... those guys left much (all) of the good single track out! Seems the peeps in charge of the "inventory"...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-01-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,040
Posted By desert650
Thanks Moto. I don't post in adv much (5...

Thanks Moto.
I don't post in adv much (5 posts in 4 years? hahah weak-sauce), but I know you guys would probably appreciate the heads up on the new source.
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-01-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,040
Posted By desert650
Expect BIG changes in Mammoth Lakes!

Just a little heads up to everyone who rides in or around the Mammoth Lakes area …

A group of “gentlemen” have recently formed a new motorcycle club in the town on Mammoth Lakes. The “Mammoth...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2007, 12:14 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 25,442
Posted By desert650
Whats this about the L not being marginal in the...

Whats this about the L not being marginal in the dirt? That’s all I use it for. HAHA
I pass those pesky dirtbikes with my blinker on! They love it!
SO much torque. And don’t be fooled, she has a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2007, 11:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,582
Posted By desert650
Here’s the perfect bike for all occasions… ...

Here’s the perfect bike for all occasions…
Affordable
Reliable
parts abundant
kills single track-hillclimbs-and tarmack!
Not too wide
and NO radiators (they don’t belong in the dez...
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