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Forum: Thumpers 10-03-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 6,197
Views: 1,340,478
Posted By HowlingMad
I think this was the same thing that Stagehand...

I think this was the same thing that Stagehand did. I just drilled and tapped a couple of holes and used (slightly different) self tapping screws. They look similar to this but don't have a cutting...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-20-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
I'm out for tomorrow. Mrs Mad hasn't had any time...

I'm out for tomorrow. Mrs Mad hasn't had any time all year, so we'll be taking the panoramic tour of Freetown tomorrow.

Seacoast- if you want a little easy time in the saddle, tomorrow could be a...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-18-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
Are we still talking about the 27th? Afraid I...

Are we still talking about the 27th? Afraid I can't make that one, but I'd like to get some time on a big bike soon if anyone's interested. 950ish stuff would be ideal. I'll probably take the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-16-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
Coming soon: Cranberry Country Stitch n'...

Coming soon: Cranberry Country Stitch n' Bitch.:bueller
http://www.arnhem-direct.nl/images/uploads/stitch_and_bitch.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-01-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
:y0! Thought those KLR's came in...

:y0!



Thought those KLR's came in green.:zilla
Forum: EMEA 08-28-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 555
Posted By HowlingMad
Ship your bike to Spain (and back) 9/14/14 and split the cost

I'm shipping my bike with 5 other bikes in a full container to Spain and have room for at least a few other bikes. I'm not a shipper, just another rider looking to split my costs a bit. We've...
Forum: Vendors 08-23-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1,504
Views: 243,602
Posted By HowlingMad
Way to support the guy who just took all the time...

Way to support the guy who just took all the time to answer your questions, take pictures of different models and recommend a lesser priced model. :thumb




But he's not local, so it's ok. ...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-15-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4,923
Views: 479,017
Posted By HowlingMad
R1200RT This one is mine....

R1200RT
This one is mine. (http://southcoast.craigslist.org/mcy/4544749083.html)
http://images.craigslist.org/00j0j_2EUwOpgUznw_600x450.jpg

$8500 for inmates

Listing here...
Forum: Road warriors 02-20-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 348,966
Posted By HowlingMad
R1200RT owners: where are you putting your...

R1200RT owners: where are you putting your ez-pass (besides in the tankbag?) I don't have a tank bag for this bike sorted yet and often don't use one for commuting so I'd like to find a...
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
Earplugs. On a more helpful...

Earplugs.






On a more helpful note, hopefully someone will be along shortly in your neighborhood to let you borrow theirs. They pop up in the flea market periodically. Good luck.
Edit:...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-11-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,760
Views: 109,069
Posted By HowlingMad
Just to add another option, in most cases I agree...

Just to add another option, in most cases I agree with Alcontrast about not permanently carrying fixed sized containers. I've used the bags that come in the Dunkin Donuts Box-O-Joe for gas on...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5,698
Views: 1,178,731
Posted By HowlingMad
Maybe I can help. I did it a while back and the...

Maybe I can help. I did it a while back and the results are mixed. Here's a couple of pictures (the only ones I had handy).


you can see where the mud piles up, ready to drop into the box...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-18-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
Inspiring

Inspiring
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-25-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/12/26/ejyva8un.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/12/26/ejyva8un.jpg

This seems appropriate.

They had a SuperDuke at the IMS in NYC that made a little blood drain from my head.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-02-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 20,231
Posted By HowlingMad
I'm' out too. Similar to Capt Redbeard, but add...

I'm' out too. Similar to Capt Redbeard, but add a few downed trees to my excuse. Maybe next year.

Actually after the teaser pic of that "Death Cake", definitely next year.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-31-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 1,760
Views: 109,069
Posted By HowlingMad
Did anyone lose one of these in your neck of the...

Did anyone lose one of these in your neck of the woods?
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/10/26/vu9yrera.jpg
I found it on the DARC ride this month.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-31-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 20,231
Posted By HowlingMad
First time caller, long time listener...

I've only met a few of you weirdos, but I think I'd like to come and break things off my bike with you this weekend. But I have questions...

-A couple people chimed in on what bike they are...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-25-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,195
Posted By HowlingMad
Anyone on a F800GS (or 650 twin) lose a black...

Anyone on a F800GS (or 650 twin) lose a black plastic piece? I found this thing while recycling steel from my Mrs Mad's tire.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/10/26/vu9yrera.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-21-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,195
Posted By HowlingMad
Many thanks to Jim, Skip and whoever else made...

Many thanks to Jim, Skip and whoever else made this possible. All 14 miles that we made before this:...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-18-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,195
Posted By HowlingMad
Cool, I'm in! Hi Skip - There may be some...

Cool, I'm in!

Hi Skip - There may be some folks new to dirt (like me) looking to get those first prized scratches that might be interested but unsure of the skill level required. From the looks...
Forum: Thumpers 09-23-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
The sensors appear to be ok, and the distance...

The sensors appear to be ok, and the distance seems to be ok without measuring.

I assume if I have correct speed on the speedometer then I can rule out the rear sensor, correct?

Update:...
Forum: Thumpers 09-23-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
It must have been late, I see that I forgot some...

It must have been late, I see that I forgot some critical details. Sorry.


Yes, actually the wheels I bought came from a non ABS bike, so I temporarily used the ring from my original front wheel...
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
Question for you all: I recently switched...

Question for you all:
I recently switched wheels and now I lose ABS above 12mph. I'm trying to finger out why and maybe you can help.

Possible reasons I can think of so far:
-Spacers reversed...
Forum: Vendors 09-16-2013, 07:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,871
Posted By HowlingMad
Bob, you know it's the same weekend as CroMag,...

Bob, you know it's the same weekend as CroMag, right?
Forum: Thumpers 09-04-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5,698
Views: 1,178,731
Posted By HowlingMad
I'm running a three day rally in Canada soon and...

I'm running a three day rally in Canada soon and last year we ran out of daylight before getting off the trails, so this year I was determined to improve my odds. Since I found very little for...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
Shit. Sorry to hear this, especially on a trip. ...

Shit. Sorry to hear this, especially on a trip.

Any idea who made the sprocket? I just came in from installing a JT. Now you've got me nervous.
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,503
Posted By HowlingMad
Great thread, I used it heavily to do my...

Great thread, I used it heavily to do my Hyperpro's on xc last night. Thanks JamesDemien for taking the time to put it together, especially since I've never worked on USD forks before.

I do...
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
Thanks for the response. Actually yours was one...

Thanks for the response. Actually yours was one of the best pictures I could find. Our bikes appear to be identical with Leo Vince and aluminum subframe, but it looks like you have a shade more...
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
Need a little more help. I was all excited when...

Need a little more help. I was all excited when my Hyperpro box arrived, but an hour or two later I'm pretty frustrated. Either I'm very stupid or I have a right to be unhappy with the mounting...
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
Much appreciated. I think I'll price out a new...

Much appreciated. I think I'll price out a new cable. Seems like the current design is just asking for trouble.
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 7,271
Views: 1,146,461
Posted By HowlingMad
Howdy, new to the xC and this thread has been...

Howdy, new to the xC and this thread has been great. What I haven't seen covered is this wonky abs piping. I put 2" Rox risers on and had to move the distribution block up a little to make it work....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-25-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By HowlingMad
Good question. I don't know if they would team...

Good question. I don't know if they would team you up, but it wouldn't hurt to ask if you're interested. I see from the participant list that there appear to be teams of 1 and 2 people instead of...
Forum: Vendors 08-22-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,871
Posted By HowlingMad
Awesome, looks very well sorted Bob. You've been...

Awesome, looks very well sorted Bob. You've been busy up there. Maybe you mentioned where it was, but I didn't see it. I see that it's near Mt Monadnock somewhere. What's the town name?

For...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By HowlingMad
Orange Crush Adventure - Quebec

From the site:
Orange CRUSH Adventure, Quebec’s own Rally Raid (http://orangecrushadventure.com/fr/details/)

Based on the pure tradition of African Rallye Raid, the Orange Crush Adventure is a...
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 746
Views: 107,066
Posted By HowlingMad
I took the wheels off both today and there are...

I took the wheels off both today and there are some complications including slightly different fork sizes. Bummer.

But still, the eBay find got me all stirred up, but I have a question: Does...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 746
Views: 107,066
Posted By HowlingMad
I just picked up an XC and am a wee disappointed...

I just picked up an XC and am a wee disappointed in the forks. I haven't made my way through the entire thread yet, but has anyone explored replacing them with g450x forks? They would appear to be...
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,855
Posted By HowlingMad
Great writeup, thanks for posting.

Great writeup, thanks for posting.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-04-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
Let's back up a step. Some really beautiful,...

Let's back up a step.

Some really beautiful, easy going roads like this:
http://i525.photobucket.com/albums/cc331/howlingmadadventure/Events/2013_08_DamnYankees/P1000314.jpg...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-01-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 6,582
Views: 478,079
Posted By HowlingMad
Warms the harbles. ...

Warms the harbles.
http://www.funportion.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/cats-on-pizza-boxes-16-500x368.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 525
Views: 85,624
Posted By HowlingMad
Anybody had to tighten the steering head? My...

Anybody had to tighten the steering head? My wife's 230 seems a bit loose and so I started tearing it apart yesterday. It seems that I need to remove the top triple clamp to reach the castle nut,...
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