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Forum: Canada 04-25-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,447
Posted By Jäger
We're currently sitting in Whistler while Les...

We're currently sitting in Whistler while Les attends the landscape architects AGM. I guess she thought Whistler would be a paragon of cutting edge landscape architecture, because she's pretty taken...
Forum: Canada 04-25-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,447
Posted By Jäger
The Forces have kept me pretty busy and off my...

The Forces have kept me pretty busy and off my WRR most of last year, so I didn't get a chance to ride Quinn Creek. The most recent road status update does not mention Quinn Creek as closed - will...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Oz and Kiwi Land 04-14-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,201
Posted By Jäger
Thank you! I look forward to that. Laurence...

Thank you! I look forward to that.

Laurence lands in Oz late in July and starts off around August 1st if I remember correctly. If this is of any help, this is what I've found and posted up to...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Oz and Kiwi Land 04-08-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,201
Posted By Jäger
Well, my buddy is a heli pilot living in Whistler...

Well, my buddy is a heli pilot living in Whistler and I've been staying with him since January 3d. I haven't seen frost on my windshield, never mind snow, in that time. Lots and lots of rain...
Forum: Canada 04-04-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,447
Posted By Jäger
You might think of just punching through from...

You might think of just punching through from Yahk straight through to cross Koocanusa at the marina, through to the Lodgepole and Wigwam area. You can do a big loop in there and come out at...
Forum: Canada 04-04-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,447
Posted By Jäger
New Mexico? I suspect you might be the person my...

New Mexico? I suspect you might be the person my wife Les has been discussing working with. When you get back, look me up if you want to do a little gravel road dual sporting. Should be starting a...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-31-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 36,731
Posted By Jäger
The dualsportmaps app requires "GPS Status", and...

The dualsportmaps app requires "GPS Status", and it is a very nice app in its own right. I run these on a 7" Tab 2. As I'm currently looking at 22 satellites detected, I presume it does pick up...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Oz and Kiwi Land 03-18-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,201
Posted By Jäger
Canning Stock Route - .gpx files?

Hi all:

Well, as winter is nearly over here (never really got started), our lifties and whatnot should be headed back home to you soon.

And my good friend not too far behind them...

Anyways,...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Alaska & Canada 01-30-2015, 11:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,371
Posted By Jäger
Yeah, and if I can just figure out some spare...

Yeah, and if I can just figure out some spare time, I will get back at getting more rides posted up here. Have been pretty slack at getting them posted up. Although, as I said earlier, I have...
Forum: Canada 09-03-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,447
Posted By Jäger
Yes, DSM is among other things, a data warehouse...

Yes, DSM is among other things, a data warehouse of downloadable GPS tracks uploaded by other dual sport riders who have saved the GPS tracks of their rides. So the tracks are "ground truthed", at...
Forum: Canada 09-03-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,447
Posted By Jäger
It's not about the picking... it's about the...

It's not about the picking... it's about the eating.

Your ride this Saturday. I am working med support for the Gran Fondo so no riding for me. But... you can do all the ride from Kimberley to...
Forum: Canada 09-01-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,447
Posted By Jäger
That's why soft luggage rocks. And... it...

That's why soft luggage rocks.

And... it isn't nearly as determined to break your leg when you go down, like Russ Reid (if you know Russ) did over in Holland about two months ago. Kind of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-01-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,267
Posted By Jäger
My Montana was a SouthWest infection... ...

My Montana was a SouthWest infection...

Fishing is fantastic on Michel Ck and the Elk River right now. Would post some pics up, but am having some serious computer issues at the moment... which I...
Forum: Vendors 09-01-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2,102
Views: 228,950
Posted By Jäger
For my kind of use, I could care less about...

For my kind of use, I could care less about routing and similar features. No idea what Nokia's proprietary mapping system is, but probably a good bet it isn't mapping of all the old logging roads,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 48,934
Views: 10,173,928
Posted By Jäger
Yep. I can believe it. Happened to me a couple...

Yep. I can believe it. Happened to me a couple of years ago - 20 miles on the new seal guard and it was done. Bad chain... wrote it up, complete with sad, sad pictures over on the WR250R forum.
...
Forum: Canada 08-21-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,220
Posted By Jäger
We still come down to the point that, in the Coal...

We still come down to the point that, in the Coal Mountain example, three blasters risked their jobs by going to the Provincial Mines Inspectors about ONE blaster/employee they worked with who was...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Alaska & Canada 08-21-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,371
Posted By Jäger
No, not stopping. But it is that time of the...

No, not stopping. But it is that time of the year when I'm usually spending every waking hour not at work flyfishing, dual sporting, backpacking, getting ready for the opening of hunting season in a...
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 54,187
Posted By Jäger
Last time I was in Croatia was about 1993......

Last time I was in Croatia was about 1993... place called Medak.

I've never heard of one of these FZ dual sport/adventure bikes. Can i ride the CDT on it? Good bike for riding the Demster up to...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-13-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,267
Posted By Jäger
The south country, close to the Montana/BC border.

The south country, close to the Montana/BC border.
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 54,187
Posted By Jäger
'Cause most WRR owners don't know it's here? ...

'Cause most WRR owners don't know it's here?

'Cause most WRR owners are hanging out in the Mega thread?

There's lots of the bike - there's over 4000 members on just one WRR specific forum.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-13-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,267
Posted By Jäger
"Before somebody points it out... yes, I went to...

"Before somebody points it out... yes, I went to the dark side to catch this one..." <------

"Going to the dark side" around here means you resorted to fishing nymphs and streamers. We don't...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-13-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 47,267
Posted By Jäger
I dunno... You're not a Democrat, are...

I dunno...


You're not a Democrat, are ya?
What's your bra size???????

Well, okay, just for you... a little Westslope cuttie expedition into the South Country...

Looking back towards the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 48,934
Views: 10,173,928
Posted By Jäger
Loctite issues are pretty common in this country...

Loctite issues are pretty common in this country where many people work in the mines and the pulp mills. They don't want bits and pieces coming off 500 ton haul trucks and paper rolls, so the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
If you never rode the YZ's that had the gas tank...

If you never rode the YZ's that had the gas tank held on with the velcro straps, then you don't know what you missed. Silver tank with red markings, the tank straps, and conventional (old) rear...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
Pretty normal performance on the highway. No, it...

Pretty normal performance on the highway. No, it isn't a tractor at the low end, but most riders also feel that it is factory geared for too much emphasis on the highway side of the dual sport...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
This thread is mostly for the self-gratification...

This thread is mostly for the self-gratification of the guys who bought orange bikes because the blue pills didn't work for them anymore:rofl

If you're looking for actual information on the bike,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
I think this is the point where somebody would...

I think this is the point where somebody would post something like "Here's an example of your typical KTM" rider..

It's a bit confusing to say the least. You post that WRRs are for beginners and...
Forum: Canada 08-12-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 893
Posted By Jäger
Both nice; I'd pick option 2 as well. Living...

Both nice; I'd pick option 2 as well.

Living at the end of your routing as we do, do you foresee any time for dawdling a bit for mountain porn? As much slab as possible, or are gravel roads okay?...
Forum: Canada 08-11-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,220
Posted By Jäger
My brother's employer in Quesnel has him testing...

My brother's employer in Quesnel has him testing water like crazy right now. So far, nothing. But that's so far...

There's probably a few people who do have a pretty solid grasp of what is going...
Forum: Canada 08-11-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,901
Posted By Jäger
Good Lord... The Peoples Republic of...

Good Lord... The Peoples Republic of Buttcrackistan is heard from, the province where people can watch their dogs run away for three days. Longest ten years of my life was the six months I spent in...
Forum: Vendors 08-11-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2,102
Views: 228,950
Posted By Jäger
Ahhhh... I think you go to Google Play, select My...

Ahhhh... I think you go to Google Play, select My Apps, All... something like that. Anyways, I ended up in a list of everything I'd ever installed, selected DSM from the list, and reinstalled it.
Forum: Vendors 08-11-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 2,102
Views: 228,950
Posted By Jäger
Copy that. Replied to your questions and the...

Copy that.

Replied to your questions and the "before" and "after" .gpx files are attached above.

Have you had time to look at it yet?
Forum: Vendors 08-11-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2,102
Views: 228,950
Posted By Jäger
I was able to re-install my copy. My thinking is...

I was able to re-install my copy. My thinking is that Google Play recognizes you've previously purchased and downloaded the app, and so it makes it available for you to download again.

I might...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
I'm not a mod here, although you apparently...

I'm not a mod here, although you apparently haven't noticed. People want to bring their whines over here from the other forum and make it public, then fine. Post something like he did - which isn't...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 48,934
Views: 10,173,928
Posted By Jäger
Fine. Fair number of others using Rotella as...

Fine. Fair number of others using Rotella as well; haven't heard any complaints.

As far as that goes, over on the WRR forum, with the spectrum of oils being used I haven't seen any complaints...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 48,934
Views: 10,173,928
Posted By Jäger
My WRR has been running on Rotella 5-40 synthetic...

My WRR has been running on Rotella 5-40 synthetic since 2008. Wal-Mart is your friend... cheap like borscht. And I have lots and lots and lots of both highway and dirt miles on it.

Alberta to...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
I do have to say there is one area where the WRR...

I do have to say there is one area where the WRR is sadly lacking:

http://www.timbersled.com/sbmodels.htm

Now that is some kind of cool. There is no question the WRR just doesn't have the HP...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
Indeed... hmmm... there was the one guy,...

Indeed...

hmmm... there was the one guy, Fargo Wolf: been everywhere, done everything, had all the T-shirts, taught Navy SEALs how to swim, had turned down the Pope's job when they offered it to...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
What you really mean is you had crap skills when...

What you really mean is you had crap skills when it came to adjusting your suspension so you blamed the bike... but I digress.

Perhaps fortunately, I don't remember you, because you weren't using...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 16,706
Views: 947,903
Posted By Jäger
There's always somebody who wants to define who...

There's always somebody who wants to define who you are.

It would be kind of like saying the KTMs are demographed for people who think they're really skilled riders although almost every one of...
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