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Forum: Ride reports 01-19-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,129
Posted By NKOrange
Best report I have read ina a long time! ...

Best report I have read ina a long time!

Thanks for posting!
Forum: Ride reports 01-16-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 550,863
Posted By NKOrange
Paul, thanks for the report, pics and...

Paul,
thanks for the report, pics and inspiration!

If you are doing UTBDR then the COBDR is only a hop away, and has to be part of the "toughest ride in the US" tour. If you decide to come this...
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 16,405
Posted By NKOrange
Happy new year! Keep it coming :D

Happy new year!

Keep it coming :D
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,246
Posted By NKOrange
Nice video! Which countries did you visit?

Nice video!

Which countries did you visit?
Forum: Ride reports 12-22-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By NKOrange
Very nice video! Great music too! :clap

Very nice video! Great music too!

:clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-12-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1,278
Views: 672,658
Posted By NKOrange
Ok… need something good to happen in this f-ed up...

Ok… need something good to happen in this f-ed up Friday…

So here is my nomination (from this (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=804849) thread)

<a...
Forum: Ride reports 12-11-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 36,630
Posted By NKOrange
Anna, excellent beginnig, thanks for starting...

Anna,
excellent beginnig, thanks for starting the thread and looking forward to updates.

:clap

Have a great continuation of your trip south!
Forum: Ride reports 12-09-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,326
Posted By NKOrange
Nice pics and report! Tha GS500 brings back...

Nice pics and report!

Tha GS500 brings back fond memories :evil A fun fun fun bike!
Forum: Ride reports 12-07-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By NKOrange
Great photos! (And those 640s are always...

Great photos! (And those 640s are always photogenic :D)

Thanks for posting!
Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,332
Posted By NKOrange
WOW!! :bow I you have more pictures, please...

WOW!! :bow

I you have more pictures, please share.

Excellent account! Thanks!
:clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-04-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 2,030
Views: 375,341
Posted By NKOrange
Kebler Pass, Colorado

From last September.

<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/nikoskop/15923115426" title="Fall colors by Nikos Kop, on Flickr"><img...
Forum: Ride reports 12-03-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 67,115
Posted By NKOrange
Funny, we had almost the exact same discussion...

Funny, we had almost the exact same discussion today over lunch with a buddy who also owns a 640A. In my opinion the 640A is the first and last adventure bike made at the factory. Mine is all stock...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-01-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 9,122
Views: 2,042,221
Posted By NKOrange
What is that nice big bashplate? Linky plz??

What is that nice big bashplate? Linky plz??
Forum: Ride reports 11-28-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 4,082
Views: 2,037,821
Posted By NKOrange
Katriana had a good run. She will take a break...

Katriana had a good run. She will take a break now, but I'm sure we'll see more of her. :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 40,073
Posted By NKOrange
Nice! :rofl How was Copper Canyon on the...

Nice! :rofl

How was Copper Canyon on the STen? My KTM has been there (with its previous owner), but I haven't - yet :D
Forum: Ride reports 11-23-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2,013
Views: 502,296
Posted By NKOrange
Thought about going through Greece? Great riding...

Thought about going through Greece? Great riding and camping, let me know if you need more info.
Forum: Ride reports 11-21-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 67,115
Posted By NKOrange
Be sure to let us know! I think you have a...

Be sure to let us know! I think you have a following here :D
Forum: Ride reports 11-18-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 49,949
Posted By NKOrange
Well said! Get well and we are looking...

Well said!

Get well and we are looking forward to the continuation of the trip.

Can't you leave the bike there and come back with parts to fix it and keep going?
Forum: Ride reports 11-18-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,344
Posted By NKOrange
Awesome, as always! Keep it coming! :freaky

Awesome, as always! Keep it coming! :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 11-17-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2,013
Views: 502,296
Posted By NKOrange
Front page nomination!

Front page nomination!
Forum: Ride reports 11-17-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4,082
Views: 2,037,821
Posted By NKOrange
The good thing about long term travel is you can...

The good thing about long term travel is you can change your plans on the go. Ski bumming sounds pretty good! If you want to ski Colorado this winter, you got a place to stay in Denver and good beer...
Forum: Ride reports 11-12-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 40,073
Posted By NKOrange
Great report! Thanks for posting.:clap ...

Great report! Thanks for posting.:clap

According to the weather map it is 86F in Mazatlan. My thermometer says it is 3F outside my house at the moment :vardy
Forum: Ride reports 11-12-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 49,949
Posted By NKOrange
Nick, bummer!!! But in the end it seems this...

Nick,
bummer!!! But in the end it seems this is just a small setback. Get well soon! If it is any comfort, outside where I am standing it is -16C right now :vardy
Forum: Ride reports 11-11-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 40,073
Posted By NKOrange
Yes, pics please! You rode the STen through the...

Yes, pics please! You rode the STen through the canyon? Quite a feat, methinks! :D
Forum: Ride reports 10-27-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 839
Posted By NKOrange
Great photos! Sounds like a report might be worth...

Great photos! Sounds like a report might be worth doing :D
Forum: Ride reports 10-23-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,611
Posted By NKOrange
Ivan, great photos in a place we don't see much...

Ivan, great photos in a place we don't see much of.

Thanks for posting :clap
Forum: Ride reports 10-23-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,735
Posted By NKOrange
Great stuff! Looking forward to more :rofl

Great stuff!

Looking forward to more :rofl
Forum: Ride reports 10-18-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 224,726
Posted By NKOrange
Well said! I feel your pain! I begun the...

Well said!

I feel your pain! I begun the process of moving 3 cats to Australia and quickly came to the conclusion that it was going to be a months long headache. In the end I didn't get the job...
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,286
Posted By NKOrange
Questor, I camped next to you and did not even...

Questor, I camped next to you and did not even know you! I am the guy with the 640A in the photo.

Great trip!
Forum: Ride reports 09-15-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4,082
Views: 2,037,821
Posted By NKOrange
I guess people who spent a lot of money on big...

I guess people who spent a lot of money on big bikes feel like they have to defend them. Geez… Diversity people! There is a place for 1200s, but there is a big gap. That is what we are asking to fill.
Forum: Ride reports 09-04-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,916
Posted By NKOrange
Excellent! Looks like an amazing place to ride. ...

Excellent! Looks like an amazing place to ride.

Looking forward to more :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 26,728
Posted By NKOrange
Well, it is stupid really but I did not order a...

Well, it is stupid really but I did not order a new seal… So, I'll replace the o-ring and see what happens.
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 26,728
Posted By NKOrange
Do I *have* to remove the seal??

First, thanks for the instruction :clap

I removed my sprocket and spacer, but not the seal. The o-ring is shot, so that will be replaced.

I am assuming the leak was because of the damaged...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 49,949
Posted By NKOrange
PM sent. Save travels.

PM sent. Save travels.
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 550,863
Posted By NKOrange
Front page nomination!

Front page nomination!
Forum: Thumpers 08-04-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,093
Posted By NKOrange
So?? Did you get it?

I had a grudge agains a 640A since college, when I almost bought one. A little voice in my head back then told me I should not do it.

Being older now and trained out of listening to voices in my...
Forum: Thumpers 08-04-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,646
Posted By NKOrange
Thank you all for your help. Yet one more time...

Thank you all for your help. Yet one more time ADV to the rescue of a moron like me who is too lazy to take the carb apart. (I promise I will do it in the winter. :nod Now I'd rather be riding.)
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,646
Posted By NKOrange
Thanks Bob! Makes me feel better. Seafoam soaking...

Thanks Bob! Makes me feel better. Seafoam soaking in the carb bowl as we speak, added 1 oz/gal in the tank. I'll let it do its magic for a few hours and try starting the bike again. Hopefully it will...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,646
Posted By NKOrange
So, the reason I turn my petcock off (likely...

So, the reason I turn my petcock off (likely compounding my clogging problems) is that gas starts dripping from the overflow after a while. Since we are at it, any idea why this happens?
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,646
Posted By NKOrange
Eakins, I think the idea is you add alcohol to...

Eakins, I think the idea is you add alcohol to dissolve residue left from alcohol (ethanol) evaporation. Since that stuff were dissolved in the ethanol in your gas, adding a similar solvent will...
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