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Forum: Equipment 02-27-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,373
Posted By Graniteone
Wow, this shit would never cross my mind. Surely...

Wow, this shit would never cross my mind. Surely you have lots of other stuff to worry about than DOT helmet compliance. Unless of course you are using this as an excuse to buy a new helmet. It can...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By Graniteone
That is pretty close to what I paid last year for...

That is pretty close to what I paid last year for my 2014. I would be surprised if anyone was selling these bikes much below that as they are very popular. Seem to recall a similar thread here awhile...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-25-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Graniteone
Congrats on the two new bikes. I bought my 2014...

Congrats on the two new bikes. I bought my 2014 690 from Elite and they were great to deal with. You are gonna love that bike. Best bike I have owned by far for my style of riding. Lot's of great...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 2,546,271
Posted By Graniteone
I am rolling with the Lynx set up and it is a...

I am rolling with the Lynx set up and it is a very solid set up along with excellent wind protection for my 5'10" height.
Forum: Vendors 02-21-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By Graniteone
Ummm, so like is the 690 seat for sale or...

Ummm, so like is the 690 seat for sale or something? :D. Looks great what would a similar seat cost for a bit narrow seat build for the 690?
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 2,546,271
Posted By Graniteone
I haven't ridden my bike without one. But I know...

I haven't ridden my bike without one. But I know from past experience it was a good call to have one. I played with the settings a bunch at first and now just leave it somewhere near the middle. I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-13-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,332
Posted By Graniteone
Having done some paragliding I would suggest...

Having done some paragliding I would suggest getting professional instruction along with finding a good mentor. This is not like getting into moto riding. The risk are very real and ever present. I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-08-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,205
Posted By Graniteone
I ll put in another vote for Neil with...

I ll put in another vote for Neil with Hitchcock.Neil did a stellar job on my 690 suspension over the holidays.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-01-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 131,156
Posted By Graniteone
I know this a long shot but I am looking for a...

I know this a long shot but I am looking for a larger gas tank for a new to me 2007 DRZ 400. I am building this bike up to have for buddies who need a bike and in case my 690 is down for some...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 2,546,271
Posted By Graniteone
I installed this last summer. Looks the part and...

I installed this last summer. Looks the part and is super beefie.
Forum: Vendors 01-11-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,496
Posted By Graniteone
I am in if you get them built before April.

I am in if you get them built before April.
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2,482
Views: 391,992
Posted By Graniteone
Drill and Tap. I can't think of a single negative...

Drill and Tap. I can't think of a single negative reason to not do it. Way cheaper than buying caps with them already installed. For the record, I didn't do the drill and tap. I had a local...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2,482
Views: 391,992
Posted By Graniteone
Just finished installing the front and rear...

Just finished installing the front and rear suspension after getting them revalved. Went ahead and added bleeder valves to the front shocks. I just don't believe air won't get into these shocks....
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 2,546,271
Posted By Graniteone
I ve got one from a 2014. What is a fair price...

I ve got one from a 2014. What is a fair price with shipping?
Forum: Equipment 12-25-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,753
Posted By Graniteone
The BMW Airflow Gloves are awesome! Best feel and...

The BMW Airflow Gloves are awesome! Best feel and fit for me. I wore them all summer and fall riding all kinds of bikes. I will probably buy a back up pair. I don't like a glove that feels too tight...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-25-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 18,533
Posted By Graniteone
Good stuff. I am subscribed only to keep Fin's...

Good stuff. I am subscribed only to keep Fin's head from swelling from all the kudos. :clap

However he is skilled.
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2,482
Views: 391,992
Posted By Graniteone
Nothing that requires the bike to go back to the...

Nothing that requires the bike to go back to the dealership in my mind. I haven't heard anything from my dealer regarding any of these things.
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 2,482
Views: 391,992
Posted By Graniteone
I wondered if anyone has added bleeder valves to...

I wondered if anyone has added bleeder valves to their front shocks? I have my suspension off the bike getting reworked and was thinking this might be a good idea.
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 2,482
Views: 391,992
Posted By Graniteone
All I is see is the rear foot brake lever bolt...

All I is see is the rear foot brake lever bolt needs to be tightened and or replaced.

Here is the bulletin with KTM acknowledged recalls.
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 2,546,271
Posted By Graniteone
Yep, took out both mounting bolts as I am...

Yep, took out both mounting bolts as I am replacing them with better ones. I'll remove the air box for installation. Thanks for that.
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 2,546,271
Posted By Graniteone
Ripped into my 2014 today so I can get my shocks...

Ripped into my 2014 today so I can get my shocks re-valved and dialed in. Figured while there is snow on the ground and I am not riding this would a good time to get it done. Yanking out the rear...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-08-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,762
Posted By Graniteone
Just wasted 60mins looking at videos of the...

Just wasted 60mins looking at videos of the Timbersleds and such. Looks like a freaking hoot, researching cheap 450 -500 cc candidates now. Should have hung onto my 525 for this activity.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-27-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,216
Posted By Graniteone
If they offer a demo day I will have to attend....

If they offer a demo day I will have to attend. These look like fun to me.
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,564
Posted By Graniteone
Ride it the way it is meant to be ridden and...

Ride it the way it is meant to be ridden and don't freaking worry about it. It is going get dirty and have more scratches than that if you are really doing it right.
Forum: Vendors 11-12-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,972
Posted By Graniteone
Sending you a PM now. Orange for me please.

Sending you a PM now. Orange for me please.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,509
Posted By Graniteone
Sure hope this guys isn't sleeping in his car the...

Sure hope this guys isn't sleeping in his car the last few days. :eek1
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-11-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,098
Posted By Graniteone
Here are the ones I like and have stayed at. ...

Here are the ones I like and have stayed at.

All of these have XC skiing in the winter and Ice skating. All have good food and friendly people.

VistaVerde.com Lodge located near Steamboat.
...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-11-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 15,968
Views: 2,506,746
Posted By Graniteone
Sold. Thanks Advrider. Garmin Montana for...

Sold. Thanks Advrider. Garmin Montana for sale. I ve had it for over a year. Great unit. Retails for $529 local inmate price $280
Includes Lithium battery and charger. Pm if you are interested....
Forum: Thumpers 11-10-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 2,546,271
Posted By Graniteone
I fought with peg installation while adding Pivot...

I fought with peg installation while adding Pivot Pegz to my bike. 30 mins of cursing and dodging flying springs and it I got them installed. The Jeff Slavens Video is now my go to guide for putting...
Forum: Thumpers 11-03-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,557
Posted By Graniteone
I have the 2014 690 and ride it all the time from...

I have the 2014 690 and ride it all the time from my house to dirt. It is way more fun all the way around. You will want a decent wind screen and perhaps a damper of some sort. I went with a Lynx...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 10-31-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,023
Posted By Graniteone
My recent experiences this riding season with...

My recent experiences this riding season with Foothills has been very good. Way better than two years ago.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-28-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,029
Posted By Graniteone
30,000+ miles riding all kinds of terrain around...

30,000+ miles riding all kinds of terrain around the Rockies and have dropped my bike a enough times to make a dent or two, my steel Hepco Becker engine guards are still holding up albeit a tad...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By Graniteone
Where is the cracking happening exactly? I put a...

Where is the cracking happening exactly? I put a Seat Concept deal on mine and it was a bear to get the staples into the damn seat pan. I ll flip the seat over later today and take a look. Love the...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 10-09-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 15,472
Posted By Graniteone
I was going to say to buy a 911 SC. But this...

I was going to say to buy a 911 SC. But this thread got me thinking about my 78' 911SC Euro Spec car. I bought it 12 years ago in New Hampshire for $6k and dumped another $3K into it to get it sorted...
Forum: Thumpers 10-09-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,346
Posted By Graniteone
I have the 2014 and it is a beast for sure. Not...

I have the 2014 and it is a beast for sure. Not sure how the one you test rode was set up but it blows away my old DR 650.

Very happy with my bike thus far. Hope it holds up to the abuse I am...
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 2,482
Views: 391,992
Posted By Graniteone
Just added the ABS dongle this morning. Super...

Just added the ABS dongle this morning. Super convenient. Good add on.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 09-12-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By Graniteone
You are right, there is no legal route out on the...

You are right, there is no legal route out on the West side that I am aware of. Have skied and motored around that area many times.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 09-12-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,972
Posted By Graniteone
Jones is open.... may have some snow from this...

Jones is open.... may have some snow from this last front however. Wouldn't want to get stuck on the West side as once it closes, it is closed for the season!
Forum: Vendors 09-11-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,764
Posted By Graniteone
These are sweet boxes. I have several of them.

These are sweet boxes. I have several of them.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 09-11-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,024
Posted By Graniteone
That looks worth viewing. I ll pop over Sunday...

That looks worth viewing. I ll pop over Sunday and again Monday morning.
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