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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 12:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 697
Posted By LimitedSlip
Not that it is relevant but probably 50K miles...

Not that it is relevant but probably 50K miles since my first bike in 1979. Crashed twice, both my fault. (Not counting MX and trail riding).

I was just wondering if you were writing from...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Today, 12:22 AM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
All I can say is wow. My humble resume: ...

All I can say is wow.

My humble resume:

1979 Kawasaki 440 LTD
1986 Honda VFR500 Interceptor
About 20 years of not riding.
2005 KLR250
2006 KLR650 *
2005 Honda CRF250R *
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 697
Posted By LimitedSlip
hippiebrian, how much track time do you have?

hippiebrian, how much track time do you have?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-25-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 836
Posted By LimitedSlip
Here is a link to the Oregon Department of Motor...

Here is a link to the Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles site:

http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/DMV/Pages/index.aspx

I did a quick search for information about international licenses but found...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-25-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
You are way too logical. I'll have to be content...

You are way too logical. I'll have to be content with sitting on it and making noises.

Yeah, the Duc would be much better for a novice like me. No way I could get in trouble on that thing. Not!
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-25-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 10,718
Posted By LimitedSlip
Put me in the wrecked from tar snakes category. ...

Put me in the wrecked from tar snakes category. Hit this on Sunday 11/16:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/55570413/TarSnakes.jpg

resulting in this:
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-25-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
I'll be there. Digger, trade you a test ride on...

I'll be there. Digger, trade you a test ride on the Super Duke for dinner and a beer. :D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-14-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
Really sorry to hear about all the misfortune...

Really sorry to hear about all the misfortune falling upon my friends. Sending positive vibes your way...

I got some good news yesterday. No cast!!! Another x-ray next week to make sure nothing...
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By LimitedSlip
Nice job!

I'm curious if you ever measured oil temps. With a 1.8L capacity and the fact that KTM specs a 60 grade oil I suspect they can be rather high.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-12-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By LimitedSlip
Welcome. I've got one friend with a rental but I...

Welcome. I've got one friend with a rental but I think he has a fairly long term tenant right now. I'll ask him.

Also, we have a Corvallis specific thread here:
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-10-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
After reading the papers from the ER I guess it's...

After reading the papers from the ER I guess it's the fibula not the tibia.

I see the ortho on Thursday for another X-ray. The swelling is way down so I suspect by Thursday they will put a cast on...
Forum: Ride reports 11-09-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 68,151
Posted By LimitedSlip
Ryker stayed at my place Friday and Saturday...

Ryker stayed at my place Friday and Saturday night. Great guy and you you get an opportunity to meet up with him on his travels south by all means do so.

Despite the weather I took him on short...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-09-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
Tar snakes suck

Ryker spent Friday and Saturday night at my place. This morning despite the weather I took him up the back side of Mary's Peak. On the way home about three miles from my house I hit a tar patch...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-07-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
I'll be there. Thanks Digger!

I'll be there. Thanks Digger!
Forum: Ride reports 11-07-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 68,151
Posted By LimitedSlip
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=946416...

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=946416

Congrats ryker. If you find yourself near Corvallis, Oregon give us a shout. Beer and food on me if you can make it. If you want to get your...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-06-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,001
Posted By LimitedSlip
The thing is that unless the state can compete...

The thing is that unless the state can compete with street prices I don't think the regular users are going to buy from the state. A friend told me (:D) that street prices are about $10/gram and...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-05-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 564
Posted By LimitedSlip
You thinking of one of these? ...

You thinking of one of these?

http://www.fumotousa.com/img/hero-fumoto-engine-oil-drain-valve.jpg

http://www.fumotousa.com/
Forum: Battle scooters 11-03-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 420
Posted By LimitedSlip
I'd keep looking...

Front:

110/100-12 is 20.7" diameter
120/70-12 is 18.6" diameter

Rear:

120/90-10 is 18.5" diameter
120/70-10 is 16.6" diameter
Forum: Equipment 10-31-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,643
Posted By LimitedSlip
At that price point you are looking at used or...

At that price point you are looking at used or perhaps the Bilt line at Cycle Gear. They have these on sale now.

http://www.cyclegear.com/BILT-Storm-Waterproof-Motorcycle-Overpants

Ken
Forum: The Garage 10-31-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,461
Posted By LimitedSlip
Ok, I'm out. :) I sort of recall my dynamics prof...

Ok, I'm out. :) I sort of recall my dynamics prof explaining the centrifugal/centripetal concept and then saying that if any of us argued the point it was an automatic F.

One thing I've pondered...
Forum: The Garage 10-31-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,461
Posted By LimitedSlip
Must have missed that day in engineering school....

Must have missed that day in engineering school. :)

Apparently you aren't familiar with vectors.

Thanks Ironwood.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-30-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,109
Posted By LimitedSlip
The correct link is www.pro-oiler.net It...

The correct link is www.pro-oiler.net

It uses a speed input which is either a signal off an electric speedo, a sensor pulse off a brake rotor, or for the motorcyclist who has everything a GPS...
Forum: Equipment 10-30-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,338
Posted By LimitedSlip
I also stick with the coax plugs as they...

I also stick with the coax plugs as they disconnect with much less force than the SAE connector. Useful for "mature" riders that can't remember to unplug before stepping away from the bike...
Forum: The Garage 10-30-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,461
Posted By LimitedSlip
To further the astonishment people do aerobatics...

To further the astonishment people do aerobatics in carburetored planes.
Forum: Hacks 10-28-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,161
Posted By LimitedSlip
Coors Light? That's not beer. It for hydration...

Coors Light? That's not beer. It for hydration between beers!
Forum: Airheads 10-24-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 850
Posted By LimitedSlip
Also member Zuber may be able to help or know the...

Also member Zuber may be able to help or know the locals. He's just south of Corvallis.
Forum: Equipment 10-23-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,471
Posted By LimitedSlip
Check out the MSR Hand D-Flectors: ...

Check out the MSR Hand D-Flectors:

http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/7276/i/msr-hand-d-flectors

They require hand guards to keep them off the levers. They work wonders for keeping the cold...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-23-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
I guess I'm a taker...

I'll take all the givers beers.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-21-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
Loud pipes save lives

About five years ago when I started riding again I was on a bone stock KLR250. After about the first month I was ready to give up riding as I had several 'oh shit' moments with deer and elk. Got...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-20-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 966
Posted By LimitedSlip
I think you need to take this to CS&M. Just...

I think you need to take this to CS&M. Just sayin'
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-20-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
Bad day for deer. Last night about three miles...

Bad day for deer. Last night about three miles from my house a young one was standing in my lane looking at me. Being dusk I barely saw it in time to get on the brakes. I stood on the binders HARD...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-19-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
What a great day. Of course any day that starts...

What a great day. Of course any day that starts with bacon is bound to be good.

After I came off Mary's Peak I passed by Shot Pouch Road and decided I hadn't had enough yet. I turned around...
Forum: The Garage 10-16-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,235
Posted By LimitedSlip
Manifold! That's what I was missing. Thanks!

Manifold! That's what I was missing. Thanks!
Forum: The Garage 10-16-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,235
Posted By LimitedSlip
I hate to hijack this thread but does anyone know...

I hate to hijack this thread but does anyone know where to find the brass fitting s that are on standard portable air tanks? You know the ones that have a built in pressure relief valve and ports...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-14-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
Sort of depends on where you are moving too. ...

Sort of depends on where you are moving too. Care to share your plans?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-13-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
Brrrr.. is right. Took off on the Cane Saturday...

Brrrr.. is right. Took off on the Cane Saturday afternoon and went up Mary's Peak and then through Alsea Falls. Freakin' cold and thick fog on the upper half of the mountain. Wished I had worn the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-30-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
I got a link via Gathr to pre-purchase. What...

I got a link via Gathr to pre-purchase. What intrigued me was the six DVD set containing Penton and the first season of the Motocross files. Features, DeCoster, Hannah, etc. of the 70's and 80's....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-30-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
I have to agree. Sunday was incredible riding...

I have to agree. Sunday was incredible riding weather in the Coast Range. I took the Hurricane (aka Angry Bike) out for a little backroads run through Blodgett, Nashville, Eddyville, Siletz, Toledo,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-25-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,740
Posted By LimitedSlip
You'll shoot your eye out.

You'll shoot your eye out.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-24-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 30,236
Posted By LimitedSlip
I'll try to make RR as well. Ken

I'll try to make RR as well.

Ken
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