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Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Today, 02:30 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 22,969
Posted By JoeMongo
Hey there, I saw that space #70 was open, and...

Hey there,
I saw that space #70 was open, and since I didn't want a cub scout den from Anaheim camping next to y'all and getting scarred for life, I dropped my walk-in site and picked up this one...
Forum: Vendors Today, 01:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,892
Posted By JoeMongo
It's not just you. Most of the pics don't show...

It's not just you. Most of the pics don't show for me either.
J.

Edit: it appears to be a Dropbox related issue.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-25-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11,446
Views: 2,445,200
Posted By JoeMongo
That just cracked me up. I'm starting to think...

That just cracked me up. I'm starting to think that the KTM 9x0 platform may be the absolute most modified moto of all time, and considering some of the other bikes out there, that is some serious...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-25-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11,446
Views: 2,445,200
Posted By JoeMongo
Thumb Sounds a lot like me. Welcome! J.

Sounds a lot like me. Welcome!
J.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-22-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 11,446
Views: 2,445,200
Posted By JoeMongo
added some more light to my nights

Cheap little 7 inch LED and home made brackets:

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd442/JMulthaup/P1210085_zpsrswvkaum.jpg


And a bit of camera sensor saturation:

...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-22-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 785
Posted By JoeMongo
+1 on what Henry says. It has worked VERY well...

+1 on what Henry says. It has worked VERY well for me. I recommend an open exhaust on the right and extra gas storage on the left. CJ has a welder who can turn your H-pipe into a 2-1 quickly and a...
Forum: Ride reports 01-21-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 2,986
Views: 571,410
Posted By JoeMongo
smiles,

I'm happy to hear that. Enjoy, and relax.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-19-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,914
Posted By JoeMongo
Well, since the thread is up and kicking again ....

Well, since the thread is up and kicking again . . .

I just got mine from cheapcycleparts.com, mostly because their part number search allowed me to figure out which part was correct for me.
...
Forum: Vendors 01-16-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 42,396
Posted By JoeMongo
Thumb +! I had a great experience getting...

+!

I had a great experience getting exactly what I was looking for from HDB. I seriously doubt that a better product is made by anyone, anywhere.

My needs didn't match any of their...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-13-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 11,446
Views: 2,445,200
Posted By JoeMongo
Cleaned my airfilter

Cleaned my Rottweiller for the first time. I've cleaned the pre-filter several times, and replaced the pre-filter once when the glue joints started failing (Great warranty service by CPR! Thanks...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-12-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 22,969
Posted By JoeMongo
some assembly required

Looks like I better install some additional lighting if that's what is needed. I lost count twice trying to count the number of LEDs in that light bar! Better not turn it on in certain parts of the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-12-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,472
Posted By JoeMongo
Yes I agree, sorta. I had many "thousand...

Yes I agree, sorta.

I had many "thousand mile days" on my GS, most of them on my two blasts to Alaska. the longest single day was a bit over 1200 miles. I consider the 1150GS to be a 1000...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-11-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2,286
Views: 131,100
Posted By JoeMongo
Cool2 Well for next time, Forge Pizza in Danville is...

Well for next time, Forge Pizza in Danville is about halfway between Berzerkeley and LiverMoreFurtherAway, has pizza, and beer, and probably has vegan beer on tap too! It's on the west side of 680,...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-08-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,472
Posted By JoeMongo
I had an 1150GS for a long time. I rode it to...

I had an 1150GS for a long time. I rode it to Alaska twice, and enjoyed both trips. I rode it all over the western US and I rode it down to Los Cabos twice. It was a great road touring bike that...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-08-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,012
Posted By JoeMongo
http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd442/JMulthau...

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd442/JMulthaup/20150107_172928_zps0dafadff.jpg
Forum: Vendors 01-07-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 15,814
Posted By JoeMongo
Good to hear . .

Thanks for posting the update Mark! I was beginning to wonder if Scott had called in sick again just to put it off, again.

Yeah, he never said anything but watching him try to walk was making...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-06-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2,286
Views: 131,100
Posted By JoeMongo
:slurp :dg :lurk J.

:slurp

:dg

:lurk

J.
Forum: Ride reports 01-05-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 17,820
Posted By JoeMongo
OK, this is what I have for them, but its at...

OK, this is what I have for them, but its at least a year or two old and may not still be accurate.

yokoyoko-mr@hotmail.com
Rosa.are.Aguilar.@hotmail.com

Best of luck, and I hope you can help...
Forum: Ride reports 01-05-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 17,820
Posted By JoeMongo
I don't know it offhand, but they have an e-mail...

I don't know it offhand, but they have an e-mail address and would probably be the best source of Intel. I'll look around for it, but don't wait on me!
J.
Forum: Ride reports 01-05-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,462
Posted By JoeMongo
subscribed

I had to put my friend on an overnight bus in Baja CA Sur after his Buell burned a hole someplace in the rear cylinder. Can't remember exactly where. His dead Buell got a ride north in an empty...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-02-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,284
Posted By JoeMongo
What George said sums it up very well. Look...

What George said sums it up very well.

Look for vacuum leaks. Find a tune that you trust or take it to a tuner with dual wideband exhaust monitors for dyno tuning, or do what the rest do: take a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-01-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,284
Posted By JoeMongo
Your bike is very similar to mine. Mine kicks...

Your bike is very similar to mine. Mine kicks arse. If you'd like to discuss it, send me a PM and I'll give you a call. A 990 set up like yours can run GREAT.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-01-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,811
Posted By JoeMongo
In some cases at least, the "ABS Hate" is no more...

In some cases at least, the "ABS Hate" is no more than a technically objective judgment of an implementation failure.

I've had bikes with good ABS (BMW), bikes with excellent ABS (Honda), and...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-31-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,322
Posted By JoeMongo
This works for me for combined pavement and dirt...

This works for me for combined pavement and dirt riding, alone, with lightweight camping capability.

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd442/JMulthaup/DSCN0733_zps1a4cc2a1.jpg
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-30-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,322
Posted By JoeMongo
Well, that simplifies things. Soft bags are...

Well, that simplifies things. Soft bags are number 1. So, eliminating that, your two Gobi's are plenty of luggage, but carry cam-lock straps to hold them on the rack after you break the lock(s). If...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-30-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,231
Posted By JoeMongo
Talking I'd post my mod/repair/hardening list, but the...

I'd post my mod/repair/hardening list, but the interweb would be overwhelmed and crash. Too much data. It's all good though. Do everything you feel like doing at home in your garage while enjoying a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-27-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11,446
Views: 2,445,200
Posted By JoeMongo
Now your garage looks a lot like mine! Add a...

Now your garage looks a lot like mine! Add a Vespa for your wife and we'll be clones.

BTW, only bikes in my garage. All cars sleep outside on the driveway.
J.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-27-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,523
Posted By JoeMongo
Your throttle cables are probably too tight. Did...

Your throttle cables are probably too tight. Did you release the idle stepper motor with TuneECU before you adjusted the throttle cable slack?
J.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-25-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 738
Posted By JoeMongo
donde esta?

So, Synchro, where you be at?

I've noticed that my plugs have gotten leaner looking now that farkin moron legislators protecting their state's farkin corn producers have mandated fermented corn in...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-25-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,178
Posted By JoeMongo
Thumb two thumbs up

I have the "high" seat, not because I have long legs, but because it is a flat seat like my other dirtbike. My other dirtbike also has a SeatConcepts seat. :clap

I had them install it for me at...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-24-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 679
Posted By JoeMongo
The heated grips should be supplied by a switched...

The heated grips should be supplied by a switched relay, not directly off of ACC2 anyways.

Use ACC2 to power your voltmeter and energize a relay to feed all of your switched loads, such as...
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 520
Views: 98,480
Posted By JoeMongo
Cry The more minutes of video I watch, the more...

The more minutes of video I watch, the more impressed I am that you guys got in 36 miles that day! Osoawesome trail. Glad I wasn't there.





Ouch, sorry to hear that. I was probably just a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-21-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 990
Posted By JoeMongo
Forks fersher. Scrape together a few bucks for...

Forks fersher. Scrape together a few bucks for the correct rear spring (if required), and you'll be 98% there.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-20-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,705
Posted By JoeMongo
washers

The valve came with a nylon washer. I may have added a fiber washer or another nylon one to deal with the depression, but only one washer shows now. I suspect that what shows now is the second...
Forum: Americas 12-20-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 992
Posted By JoeMongo
Thumb +1 to Eakins post. Camped at Sinkyone many...

+1 to Eakins post. Camped at Sinkyone many times. Carry everything you need (water, etc.) as no services at all. Most campsites are a picnic table, and there is a few pit toilets. Carry out all...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-20-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,705
Posted By JoeMongo
Question adapter?

I'm not Zuber, but I did install a Fumoto drain valve on my 990 just so I wouldn't have to worry about drain plug leaks or thread damage.

What adapter are you referring to? No adapter required...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-17-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,051
Posted By JoeMongo
Yup, I use both as well

I use a Garmin 62S in a RAM mount on my left bar. I have OsmAnd+ installed on my phone and my tablet safely packed in my luggage someplace. I install the tracks that I intend to follow on all three...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-16-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 1,014
Views: 272,759
Posted By JoeMongo
Sure, PM me your address. J.

Sure, PM me your address.
J.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-16-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 1,014
Views: 272,759
Posted By JoeMongo
SPOT is now advertising "Free" (after rebate,...

SPOT is now advertising "Free" (after rebate, upon activation) 3rd generation SPOT trackers.
Forum: Ride reports 12-15-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 520
Views: 98,480
Posted By JoeMongo
nice views!

Way kewl. Hard to keep track of the trail when the views are that incredible.
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