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Forum: Beasts 12-05-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 25,786
Posted By Kray
Unfortunate, no changes of late. I'm spending...

Unfortunate, no changes of late. I'm spending 50-60 hours a week in my office chair most weeks now. Also, with it getting dark at 5:00 there's no real desire to be out there in the cold dodging...
Forum: Thumpers 11-12-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 82,695
Posted By Kray
http://badges.fuelly.com/images/sig-us/282607.png...

http://badges.fuelly.com/images/sig-us/282607.png (http://www.fuelly.com/motorcycle/honda/cb500x/2014/kray/282607)


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Forum: Beasts 11-06-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
If you're looking at shedding weight you may be...

If you're looking at shedding weight you may be better off buying a different bike. You could go with a lightweight battery, aluminium bars/bits, and an aftermarket exhaust to shed maybe 10-15 lbs?...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-30-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
Keep in mind these devastating storms were...

Keep in mind these devastating storms were pre-internet/smartphone era and a lot of southern cities had zero snow equipment. Now-a-days, we humans can communicate instantly even through these types...
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 10,699
Views: 2,027,178
Posted By Kray
Psh, he already has a new KTM 690. I think he's...

Psh, he already has a new KTM 690. I think he's just looking to get out of the 250 real quick like. :rofl
Forum: Beasts 10-22-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
^truth To ride a bike like the Thai guys...

^truth

To ride a bike like the Thai guys have built you need a more advanced skill set to pull from (I would assume). It's a specific purpose bike unlike what we're trying to build.
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 10,699
Views: 2,027,178
Posted By Kray
Yes, it was noticeably taller. Sent from...

Yes, it was noticeably taller.


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Forum: Beasts 10-21-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
You can do a flatter bar with risers like...

You can do a flatter bar with risers like ROX-risers.
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
I pay $39.42/m USD through Geico for my CBX. My...

I pay $39.42/m USD through Geico for my CBX. My CRF250L is $14.67/m USD through Geico. I also have my VW TDI for the multi-line discount.
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
The short wheelbase of the CBX makes two-up...

The short wheelbase of the CBX makes two-up interesting. It's a sport-bike wheelbase, remember. A true ADV setup would be minimum several inches longer to help stability and reduce turn-in...
Forum: Beasts 10-19-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Your local Department of Transportation has a lot...

Your local Department of Transportation has a lot to do with it. If they are using more course asphalt grades then that'll certainly help speed things along. Here in East TN we rarely worry about...
Forum: Beasts 10-19-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
~3,500 on mine and barely any wear at all. I'm a...

~3,500 on mine and barely any wear at all. I'm a light-weight rider though and don't do any high-speed stuff.
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
I utilize a waterproof medium duffel by Wolfman...

I utilize a waterproof medium duffel by Wolfman Luggage. It easily comes off if I need it to and was very easy on the wallet. Under $100 USD got me 30-40L of waterproof storage.

I like having my...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-17-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1,874
Views: 471,799
Posted By Kray
http://i.imgur.com/Mt8azn8h.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/Mt8azn8h.jpg
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
I just like that they are there. No other bike...

I just like that they are there. No other bike I've ever owned has had them. It's a quick attention grabber when needed. I had to use mine during a bad storm earlier in the week. I got some pretty...
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Yes I sure have! That's part of the reason I'm so...

Yes I sure have! That's part of the reason I'm so excited about the kit. :evil As soon as the simple version is available I'd be interested in getting something on my bike because the last few...
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Yeah they are useless but at least cages might...

Yeah they are useless but at least cages might notice you coming up. I had one guy yell out his window at me that I had left my "blinkers" on. I told him it was so he could see me and that it...
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
It's honestly the front that gives me the most...

It's honestly the front that gives me the most issue. Undersprung and underdamped. I keep waiting for RaceTech release something but they haven't and I have no way to take measurements on my own.
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
I normally get at least one comment while out...

I normally get at least one comment while out riding. It's been a big hit since I bought it. If only they'd made the suspension better...
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Intensely foggy ride into work this morning on...

Intensely foggy ride into work this morning on the CBX. Got to test out the emergency flashers so I didn't get smooshed.

http://i.imgur.com/U2Bbshel.jpg (http://i.imgur.com/U2Bbshe.jpg)
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 25,786
Posted By Kray
Yes, it is quite easy! I really enjoy how quick...

Yes, it is quite easy! I really enjoy how quick and easy it is.

I had read not to do the change while the bike was on it's centerstand but had to learn the hard way. It just sprays oil...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-16-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
I've been acquiring my weapons from pawn shops...

I've been acquiring my weapons from pawn shops recently. I scored an awesome Winchester riot barrel 12 gauge earlier this year. Used my tax refund to buy it - because 'merica. Took my first shots...
Forum: Beasts 10-16-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 25,786
Posted By Kray
Oil Change and Chain Lube Minor maintenance...

Oil Change and Chain Lube
Minor maintenance post:

She is 181 days old! Zero issues to speak of.

3,547 miles on the clock. First oil change after the 600 mile break in change. I also cleaned,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-16-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
your logic has no place here! :rofl

your logic has no place here! :rofl
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-16-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
Long. I like to know whatever was on the other...

Long. I like to know whatever was on the other end saw and heard it coming. Joking aside, I'm looking for a .308 700 bolt action that I can build into a tactical weapon for the range.

Step into my...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-15-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
I'll be putting a transmission back in my car if...

I'll be putting a transmission back in my car if the stars align. If not I'll probably be working. Laaaaaaame. :puke1

Find me a nice bolt action 700 if you go.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-15-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
That's a haul. I'll probably have to pass on this...

That's a haul. I'll probably have to pass on this one. Someone take some photos and post them up. My entire life, I've never been up that direction before.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-14-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
You can do the beginners trials course. I plan on...

You can do the beginners trials course. I plan on taking it next spring. Bring your own bike and learn how it works offroad.
Forum: Beasts 10-13-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 30,251
Posted By Kray
http://i.imgur.com/zFA5cyPh.jpg...

http://i.imgur.com/zFA5cyPh.jpg (http://i.imgur.com/zFA5cyP.jpg)
Forum: Beasts 10-13-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 30,251
Posted By Kray
Wow, not sure how I missed this! So Sorry. It's...

Wow, not sure how I missed this! So Sorry. It's the stock Honda OEM Tall Windscreen.
Forum: Beasts 10-13-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Count me in! :clap

Count me in! :clap
Forum: Thumpers 10-13-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 10,699
Views: 2,027,178
Posted By Kray
http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=25131758...

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=25131758&postcount=10079
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-12-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
How is the advanced course? What kind of skills...

How is the advanced course? What kind of skills are obtained?


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Forum: Beasts 10-11-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Looking good! Sent from my iPad using...

Looking good!


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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-11-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 43,729
Posted By Kray
Welcome! Ride at your own pace. Always signal so...

Welcome! Ride at your own pace. Always signal so people know what your intentions are. Enjoy yourself! And always have rain gear handy haha.


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Forum: Beasts 10-10-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Good to hear first hand account of CBX purchases!...

Good to hear first hand account of CBX purchases! Glad they did you right and stood by their products. Hopefully I'm just misinformed :)


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Forum: Ride reports 10-10-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 85,879
Posted By Kray
http://i.imgur.com/WccOM.gif

http://i.imgur.com/WccOM.gif
Forum: Beasts 10-10-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
No worries at all! Yeah, I poked at the new TKC70...

No worries at all! Yeah, I poked at the new TKC70 and told the guy about it's potential explosion with the little ADV market. He had no idea and said the front tire for our bikes will be available...
Forum: Beasts 10-10-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
This is actually really good to hear. I like that...

This is actually really good to hear. I like that you have eyes on the ground! I may have to order through you then. :evil
Forum: Beasts 10-10-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5,216
Views: 984,609
Posted By Kray
Heck no! I'm far too lazy for that. :lol3

Heck no! I'm far too lazy for that. :lol3
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