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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-26-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,307
Posted By Bucho
Sounds like a great course. Too bad there isn't...

Sounds like a great course. Too bad there isn't more training like that for riders.
I have had a few friends (street riders) who are new to offroading and they have found it extremely intimidating...
Forum: Hacks 01-16-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 2,576,386
Posted By Bucho
I never had a brake on my sidecar and stopping...

I never had a brake on my sidecar and stopping seemed fine with just the bikes brakes. However, it would always push the whole rig to the left so you just learned to steer into this while braking. ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 284,893
Posted By Bucho
Nice, I have a 99 300. I keep thinking about...

Nice, I have a 99 300. I keep thinking about "upgrading" to a 380 next time my 300 needs a rebuild.
Probably way overkill for the tight eastern singletrack I prefer.
Forum: Hacks 01-08-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 2,576,386
Posted By Bucho
Ha ha, I know. Just looks like a rough landing...

Ha ha, I know. Just looks like a rough landing with any of those old bikes with minimal suspension.
Forum: Hacks 01-07-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 2,576,386
Posted By Bucho
Im pretty sure these guys are about to die...

Im pretty sure these guys are about to die...
Forum: Hacks 01-07-2015, 01:53 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 2,576,386
Posted By Bucho
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: 2 smokers 01-04-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1,243
Views: 348,377
Posted By Bucho
An awesome bike for sure. I"m kinda looking for...

An awesome bike for sure. I"m kinda looking for a TS or GT185 just to have a little vintage run about. But your bike really makes me lust for something like that!
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,016
Posted By Bucho
Ha ha, everyone has their opinion.

Ha ha, everyone has their opinion.
Forum: Hacks 12-30-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 329,967
Posted By Bucho
Kinda like the "cauliflower ear" you get from too...

Kinda like the "cauliflower ear" you get from too much wrestling/jujitsu with out wearing head gear...
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Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 284,893
Posted By Bucho
Sounds about right. Though my 2T really seems to...

Sounds about right. Though my 2T really seems to have much wider variation depending on how I'm riding. I have the same size tank and once or twice I've had easily 100 mile range on a tank. Though...
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 284,893
Posted By Bucho
I have a 99 300exc I bought 4 years ago for...

I have a 99 300exc I bought 4 years ago for relatively cheap.
I have bummed a ride on newer bikes and yes they are better. But are they better enough to warrant the money of a newer one? That is...
Forum: Thumpers 12-26-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 284,893
Posted By Bucho
+100 Midwest Mountain Engineering clutch...

+100

Midwest Mountain Engineering clutch levers are great.
Forum: Trip Planning 12-25-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,739
Posted By Bucho
Thanks. Going there with the family in Oct 2015....

Thanks. Going there with the family in Oct 2015. That might be a nice option one day.
Forum: Thumpers 12-24-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,016
Posted By Bucho
I know lots of people ride MX bikes on the...

I know lots of people ride MX bikes on the trails. I have done this in the past and I feel that MX bikes are for riding MX.
You can take an MX bike and make it into a trail bike, but suddenly that...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-23-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,023
Posted By Bucho
Yeah, I dont exactly understand the physics of...

Yeah, I dont exactly understand the physics of it, but the 2T sound doesnt travel as far. Even if it seems relatively loud when you are near one.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-23-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,023
Posted By Bucho
Think more of guys riding 450 MX bikes and quads...

Think more of guys riding 450 MX bikes and quads w/ race pipes on.
It is insane how loud some of those bikes are.
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 284,893
Posted By Bucho
Im honestly not sure. It was so messed up I gave...

Im honestly not sure. It was so messed up I gave my front fork to the Dualsport Armory guys and they set it up right for me. They gave me a "middle/all around" setting and I havnt touched it since....
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 284,893
Posted By Bucho
My 99 is the same way. My friend helped me do it...

My 99 is the same way. My friend helped me do it the first time and totally fracked it up.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-17-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,026
Posted By Bucho
I wouldnt lose any sleep over it if I were you.

I wouldnt lose any sleep over it if I were you.
Forum: Thumpers 12-17-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,014
Posted By Bucho
As long as the suspension is well set up and its...

As long as the suspension is well set up and its jetted properly pretty much any 300 will be awesome. My old 99 still kicks ass on the single track.
Forum: Equipment 12-15-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,238
Posted By Bucho
As long as you dont act like an idiot you...

As long as you dont act like an idiot you shouldnt have any problems. Even if you do end up in someplace where you cant carry a blade, again be very polite and dont give the police any trouble. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-14-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,023
Posted By Bucho
With all the road riding you do, the 525 is going...

With all the road riding you do, the 525 is going to make you much happier. And its still a nice bike for real offroad too.
Forum: Hacks 12-14-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 848
Posted By Bucho
I was the monkey on my friend's race rig. His...

I was the monkey on my friend's race rig. His Wasp MX/offroad rig was a proper right side hack.
However, the first time out on his left side hack, road race rig he did have a slight mishap. ...
Forum: Equipment 12-14-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By Bucho
DR650 offroad, 12-14 front, about 10 in the rear....

DR650 offroad, 12-14 front, about 10 in the rear. (normal rocky conditions).
Sandy conditions, would go a bit lower. 10-12 front, 8 rear.

All this w/out rimlocks.


A 1200GS is a...
Forum: 2 smokers 12-09-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,321
Posted By Bucho
I would love a DB snorkel if I could get my hands...

I would love a DB snorkel if I could get my hands on a used one. Not that I'm riding anywhere illegal or anything, but a quiet bike would great.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-08-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,023
Posted By Bucho
Ive never fouled a plug on my bike. With new...

Ive never fouled a plug on my bike. With new synthetic 2 stroke oil and running 60:1 pre-mix that is a thing of the past I think.
Ive never adjusted my carb or changed my jetting in the four years...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-08-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,023
Posted By Bucho
I had a similar conversation with another guy...

I had a similar conversation with another guy (has an older heavy/crappy dualsport bike and wants something lighter and better). The guy in question thought that a dirtbike was a dirtbike. Meaning...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-08-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,023
Posted By Bucho
I have a plated 2stroke KTM 300EXC (the newer...

I have a plated 2stroke KTM 300EXC (the newer version of my bike is the 300XCW).
I bought it about 4 years ago as I started getting more into "real" offroad and while my well sorted DR650 managed...
Forum: Trials 12-01-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,200
Posted By Bucho
That picture is AWESOME

That picture is AWESOME
Forum: Hacks 11-25-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4,263
Views: 710,766
Posted By Bucho
I will be hackless for a while at least. I...

I will be hackless for a while at least. I wouldnt mind another one but I would like it to be a little more road worthy. I really like the Strom/ural rigs.
It was a cool rig for what it was. It...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-25-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,064
Posted By Bucho
One other point. Im not an expert sand rider but...

One other point. Im not an expert sand rider but Im decent. I normally ride mud and rocks but every so often I get over to the Jersey Pine Barrens and ride a little sand.
One thing that made a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-25-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,064
Posted By Bucho
Ha ha, its all in perspective isnt it?

Ha ha, its all in perspective isnt it?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-25-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,064
Posted By Bucho
Nice job new guy. It is good to see the big GS...

Nice job new guy. It is good to see the big GS bikes getting off the pavement.
I rented one 7-8 years ago and rode around southern AZ for a few days. I got into some sandy roads and did some...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,181
Posted By Bucho
Question Ha ha yes, the trusty DR did 2+ years sidecar...

Ha ha yes, the trusty DR did 2+ years sidecar duty. Just yesterday I finally separated the hack from my bike. It was really really fun to take my wife or son for a ride. (I will always fondly...
Forum: Hacks 11-24-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4,263
Views: 710,766
Posted By Bucho
Anybody want my old hack?

Hello, Im sure the hack collective will be annoyed at me but Im getting ride of my hack. Before I haul it off to the dump and get a few dollars for scrap metal does anybody want it?

Winter of...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,181
Posted By Bucho
My favorite all around "true" dualsport has been...

My favorite all around "true" dualsport has been a DR650. It was my only bike for years. I had a motard wheel set that I had on it 90% of the time, great for road use, dirt roads, and light...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 284,893
Posted By Bucho
Im almost masterbating to the thought of a direct...

Im almost masterbating to the thought of a direct injection two stroke.
A direct injection 2stroke 300EXC would have me buying one. Till then Ill keep riding my old 99.
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,126
Posted By Bucho
I dont think the CRF250L is terrible. It is a...

I dont think the CRF250L is terrible. It is a nice bike, but it also REALLY heavy compared to a 200XCW. It might be a little much for a scrawny 13 yr old.
Forum: Hacks 11-21-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 2,576,386
Posted By Bucho
Badazz VMC

Badazz VMC
Forum: 2 smokers 11-21-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1,243
Views: 348,377
Posted By Bucho
I agree, I love the big bore supermotos. I...

I agree, I love the big bore supermotos. I almost bought a plated KX500 sumo 8-9 years ago. Im kinda glad I didnt. A few years later I picked up a 300 smoker for offroad. I quickly learned how...
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