ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Ulyses
Forum: Ride reports 03-25-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 60,928
Posted By Ulyses
Wise words. Me too. It really changed my...

Wise words. Me too. It really changed my perspective on life and made me really appreciate the value of relationships and people in general. Hope you are still having a blast!
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Why don't you just go over to Mark's place and...

Why don't you just go over to Mark's place and use his MIG? It's not like it's a really complicated weld or anything. I'm pretty sure you could do it without screwing it up.....better than I could...
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
That looks purdy!! I'm doing it.

That looks purdy!! I'm doing it.
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Gracias amigos!

Thanks for the birthday wishes guys!:1drink I might have to start slowing down a little now, I just turned 30! :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Frame Advice

Well, I've been off the XRL for most of the winter, but now that the weather is getting nicer, I've decided to get my act together and fix that thing up. I bent the subframe after a little low side...
Forum: Ride reports 03-13-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 60,928
Posted By Ulyses
Happy for you man! Way to go! Bet you have a...

Happy for you man! Way to go! Bet you have a whole new perspective on this trip by now, don't you?
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
That thing is absolutely essential to the running...

That thing is absolutely essential to the running of the bike. It will probably blow up if you don't have it. Nice footpegs by the way.

Why are you putting the windshield on? I thought you...
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Of course we do! :D Who wants to risk getting...

Of course we do! :D Who wants to risk getting buried at the bottom of the avalanche just because their skis were permanently lashed to the bottom of their feet? Not this guy!
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Will you please fly me into the mountains...

Will you please fly me into the mountains somewhere and drop me off with enough food and gear for a week? I'll ski out on my own....

It's funny that you should have a picture of Mt. Bachelor and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Well....only when I'm feeling like a "mystical...

Well....only when I'm feeling like a "mystical keeper of the forest". I normally lock my heel like any reasonable person would do....
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
What's up with these subframe reinforcements?

I'll admit, I've been distracted from this forum for the past few weeks due to a prolonged, skiing marathon.....
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
OSG Rocks!

We've been busy for a bit, but alvincullumyork and I both recieved our awesome t-shirts from olderslowerguy and have been putting them to use while wrenching on our BRP's over Christmas....

Here's...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Subframe Reinforcement Progress...

Yesterday I went to the welding shop and filled up my tiny oxy/acetylene setup. I then went to a local machine shop looking for steel; they ended up giving me a big 15x17 inch piece of mild steel...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl

:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
:rofl

:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Subframe Gusset Steel Thickness

I'm going to try and grab some steel today for the subframe reinforcement. Anyone know what thickness I should get?
Forum: Thumpers 12-09-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
10 inches of fresh and you don't ski?!?! That's...

10 inches of fresh and you don't ski?!?! That's a shame. All I've been doing for the past few days is watching ski movies and tuning up my planks....
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
I thought all the Japenese 650's were the same!...

I thought all the Japenese 650's were the same! :huh Seriously, a year and a half ago, I didn't know the difference....
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Haha! I think your on the wrong thread....or...

Haha! I think your on the wrong thread....or maybe the right one. Ditch the KLR, get an XR650L! :lol3


If you are really sold on the idea of getting one of those horrible, ungainly, and...
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Anarchy will ensue. I should drive down so I can...

Anarchy will ensue. I should drive down so I can get in on some of the looting..... :D
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Hippies can't afford Subaru's. What you should...

Hippies can't afford Subaru's. What you should have said was "Subaru driving YUPPIES in the ditch weather." They're the kind of people who want you to think they are outdoorsy and adventurous, so...
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
I think that's the mod where you drill holes in...

I think that's the mod where you drill holes in the lower portions of the frame and then add 20lbs of molten lead.......:D
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Sir, you have found a unicorn. If it's titled,...

Sir, you have found a unicorn. If it's titled, plated, and registered in CA and everything looks like it is in good order, you should buy that thing right away.
Forum: Vendors 12-05-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 86,964
Posted By Ulyses
Kudos

Folks, what Mark has made here is pure, functional, motorcycle artwork. In the past year and a half I've logged over 30,000 miles on two separate XR650L's. The first bike, "El Senior" carried me...
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
I'll do it under the following conditions: you...

I'll do it under the following conditions: you take everything off the bike and give me the frame. You'll have to send it home with Alvin, so you might not see it back for a few weeks. Also, I...
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
I'm all ears....:ear I need to weld some...

I'm all ears....:ear

I need to weld some expanded steel to that trailer too....
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Subframe Reinforcement Template

Does anyone have the Subframe Reinforcement Template that they could send me? I'm getting ready to tear the bike down to fix the bent frame and want to weld in the reinforcements while it's stripped.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-26-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1,314
Views: 289,875
Posted By Ulyses
http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m222/alvincullu...

http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m222/alvincullumyork/P1303276_zpsa688ced9.jpg

Camping near the lagunas in Bolivia....
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-26-2013, 12:21 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,235
Posted By Ulyses
Can del Pato

http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m222/alvincullumyork/P1092441.jpg

http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m222/alvincullumyork/P1092455.jpg

Can del Pato, Peru. Inmate bubbletron (in the second...
Forum: Thumpers 11-26-2013, 12:00 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Errrr! Glad to see that the 1st Gulf War is...

Errrr! Glad to see that the 1st Gulf War is represented. If we throw in Mossy Back we do have a fire team of XRL riders! Maybe we can perform close order drill on the bikes? Naw, that would be...
Forum: Ride reports 11-25-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,748
Posted By Ulyses
J-Tree! Nice! I used to live in 29 Palms! I...

J-Tree! Nice! I used to live in 29 Palms! I have fond memories of going to Ricochet and Crossroads for breakfast on the weekends!

Baja can be kind of expensive in comparison to the rest of...
Forum: Ride reports 11-25-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 60,928
Posted By Ulyses
:clap Way to go man! I know how slippery...

:clap

Way to go man! I know how slippery that road can be and by your pictures, it looked a lot worse than when I did it! I wiped out twice....on the paved portion! I even ran into the back of...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
You are a Marine? That's awesome! Who are you...

You are a Marine? That's awesome! Who are you with?
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Wow....I just stepped out to take the dog for a...

Wow....I just stepped out to take the dog for a walk and came back to two new pages of thread! :eek1

jtlojac, I'm sorry for the way I phrased my response to you. When I re-read it, it did sound a...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
That is/is going to be a beautiful bike Steve! ...

That is/is going to be a beautiful bike Steve! Seeing it person only helps me appreciate it more.
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
$750? :eek1 You are a lucky SOB. Do you know...

$750? :eek1 You are a lucky SOB. Do you know how much just the powder coating portion cost? I'm a fellow Oregonian (living in Hermiston currently) and I'm looking for a good powder coating place....
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 70,676
Views: 7,069,695
Posted By Ulyses
Looks awesome man! How much did it cost you to...

Looks awesome man! How much did it cost you to powder coat the frame? I'm about to do mine.....after I straighten it out and weld in some gussets!
Forum: Ride reports 11-21-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 60,928
Posted By Ulyses
Do you mean the 2-stroke YZ250? Now that would...

Do you mean the 2-stroke YZ250? Now that would be impressive. Is he carrying a top-box full of oil or something?
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:20 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014