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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-11-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 399
Posted By Xskydiver
Let's see your highest mile marker.

http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/20130617_134043.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-29-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 365,771
Posted By Xskydiver
http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_...

http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/Dump.jpg

Here's a legitimate drop. I stopped for a quick second to check my line when a wind gust caught me. I reached for the ground and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-23-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,766
Views: 108,692
Posted By Xskydiver
I've had at least one short ride turn into a long...

I've had at least one short ride turn into a long walk riding solo. I'll still do it but I stay WAY within my riding limits.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-23-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By Xskydiver
That bike is totaled and still looks better than...

That bike is totaled and still looks better than the one I ride everyday. BTW if that cockpit frame is straight I might be interested in it.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-28-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,609
Posted By Xskydiver
Great start.

Great start.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-13-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,438
Posted By Xskydiver
I can tell you several ways to do that ride. I...

I can tell you several ways to do that ride. I will be at breakfast everyday. I'll have a Dual Sport Adventure Tours shirt on. See you there.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,454
Posted By Xskydiver
This should clear it up. Arizona Revised Statutes...

This should clear it up. Arizona Revised Statutes

28-1177. Off-highway vehicle user fee; indicia; registration; state trust land recreational permit; ...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,454
Posted By Xskydiver
Two reasons. #1. With OHV you get access to...

Two reasons.
#1. With OHV you get access to state trust land. Without the OHV you have to buy a separate permit or hunting license.
#2. Save a bunch of money on your registration and support OHV...
Forum: Vendors 12-01-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 321
Views: 25,484
Posted By Xskydiver
Great kit

I have been using one for a year now with no issues at all. Great upgrade I think.
Forum: Vendors 11-23-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,448
Posted By Xskydiver
Trail Crutch

Trail Crutch
Forum: Trip Planning 10-15-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,788
Posted By Xskydiver
SPOTs

For those that carry SPOTs...put in a couple of numbers of guys in the group for outgoing messages. They will be your closest source of rescue if something goes wrong.
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-21-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 636
Posted By Xskydiver
It's better

It's better
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-11-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1,766
Views: 108,692
Posted By Xskydiver
I'm going up thursday morning. If that works out...

I'm going up thursday morning. If that works out I could meet you guys at Cascabel and three links. I have one more suggestion. Coming north out of globe, go around the east side of the lake into...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-06-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 1,766
Views: 108,692
Posted By Xskydiver
Picture something like a SEMA show set in...

Picture something like a SEMA show set in national forest. I went last year and it was a good time.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-29-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 1,766
Views: 108,692
Posted By Xskydiver
I'm going. I went last year and it was a good...

I'm going. I went last year and it was a good time. I'll probably head up Thursday. Last year I took a scenic route and two days to get there. This year I'll probably do it in one. I haven't decided...
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,350
Posted By Xskydiver
I just picked up a memory foam travel pillow from...

I just picked up a memory foam travel pillow from wal mart for something like $7. I have only used it a couple of nights but I like it so far. The added benefit it is expands to take up any extra...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-28-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,563
Posted By Xskydiver
Found a cool area just south of Wellton... ...

Found a cool area just south of Wellton...
http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/Diablo%2012/DSCF9076.jpg...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-22-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,563
Posted By Xskydiver
It sort of looked like a fake base setup. I...

It sort of looked like a fake base setup. I really doubt anything actually gets dropped there. The range is huge and we were right at the very edge of it closest to town. There was some stuff on the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-21-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,563
Posted By Xskydiver
Devil's Highway Revisit

OK, I have been really lazy about getting this report done. The ride was actually back in the middle of November. The plan this year was to ride as much of the area we haven't been on yet as we...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-21-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 12,065
Posted By Xskydiver
DEAL! I knew there were some there but didn't...

DEAL! I knew there were some there but didn't spend a bunch of time looking because I wasn't sure where to look. If you get out this way I can show you some equally cool stuff.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-17-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,517
Posted By Xskydiver
I just had the same thing on my 04. My dealer...

I just had the same thing on my 04. My dealer said my VIN wasn't in the range so the TB was never done. They are calling KTM to ask for a fix anyway. Mine has 15k miles. I also did the torque limiter...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-12-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,853
Posted By Xskydiver
+1

+1
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By Xskydiver
Thanks KTMSER. I got a PM from another inmate...

Thanks KTMSER. I got a PM from another inmate with some advice also. I think between the two, I have a good idea of where to go.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By Xskydiver
Jetting question

I got the 950 rejetted with a factory pro jet kit. I have everything set to the initial recommendations: FP needles at 3rd clip 175f 180r 45 pilots fuel screw 2.5 turns float 2.5 mm. I have Akros, a...
Forum: Vendors 07-23-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 33,701
Posted By Xskydiver
To elaborate on this a little...I ran into the...

To elaborate on this a little...I ran into the same issue. The "right" bolt for the existing through hole in the case is an M10x1.50x130mm. I had to drill out the plate and the spacer for the bolt to...
Forum: Ride reports 06-14-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,255
Posted By Xskydiver
It was nice to meet you a poke through your photo...

It was nice to meet you a poke through your photo albums for a bit. See you next year if not before. Ride safe!
Forum: Equipment 06-13-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By Xskydiver
RTT Stabilizers

Fair warning for those looking for a stabilizer...

I recently bought a used bike that had an RTT stabilizer installed. The PO said he'd recently (within the last two months) had it serviced due...
Forum: Equipment 06-13-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,991
Posted By Xskydiver
A method I saw recently but haven't tried yet is...

A method I saw recently but haven't tried yet is to crack the eggs into a gatorade bottle. I'll be trying this on my next trip.
Forum: Equipment 06-13-2012, 07:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,481
Posted By Xskydiver
I like Plexus. It makes the rain bead uo so a...

I like Plexus. It makes the rain bead uo so a slight head turn clears things right up. It also seems to repel dust to a certain extent.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-29-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
I think the TRULY cool kids actually borrow a...

I think the TRULY cool kids actually borrow a sleeping bag and a cot then pee in a gatorade bottle, then pour it all over themselves and all the borrowed gear. Mark..? Mark..? Can you weigh in on...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-26-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
All valid points. I may need to revisit and add...

All valid points. I may need to revisit and add more details.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-25-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
I can feel bones kind of clicking together in a...

I can feel bones kind of clicking together in a couple of spots. I went to the Dr. to get some better meds and he did a little pushing here and there and said there were some breaks. He ordered an X...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-24-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
So, I was on my way home but the adventure wasn't...

So, I was on my way home but the adventure wasn't over quite yet. On my way through Young I must have missed the only gas in town. Now I was headed up into the mountains again and looking at the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-24-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
Originally I had planned for two days to get home...

Originally I had planned for two days to get home but my ribs were still hurting pretty bad so I thought pitching and breaking camp again would suck. I'd try to make it home in one day while still...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-24-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_...

http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/OX12/2012-05-20180124.jpg

I know. I know.. you're all terribly jealous of my snazzy survival bracelet I made in paracord class.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-24-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
On Friday afternoon I was scheduled for an...

On Friday afternoon I was scheduled for an "advanced overland route" ride. The ride was pretty good. There were about 25 bikes on it and we started getting pretty spread out to avoid the dust. At one...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-24-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_...

http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/OX12/2012-05-17172835.jpg
http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/OX12/2012-05-17184228.jpg...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-24-2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
Now, where was I...? I got back on the road...

Now, where was I...?

I got back on the road and pointed the bike toward Mormon Lake. I was in no particular hurry but didn't have any stops planned either. Over the course of the next couple of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-23-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_...

http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/OX12/2012-05-16121526.jpg

This gives an idea of what 191 is like from Morenci to Alpine. Imagine this for about two hours straight. No guard...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-23-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,859
Posted By Xskydiver
Overland Expo

http://i997.photobucket.com/albums/af99/xskydiver_2009/OX12/2012-05-16071946.jpg

The day had finally arrived! I had been anticipating going to the EXPO for months. My bike was new to me at only...
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