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Forum: Day Trippin' 06-04-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,954
Posted By Afry
Since we didn't have a strict ride plan we don't...

Since we didn't have a strict ride plan we don't have tracks for our ride. We all had various tracks from different sources and picked a direction on a daily basis as we rode.
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-03-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,954
Posted By Afry
Yeah I get that you're a real rider, thanks for...

Yeah I get that you're a real rider, thanks for sharing.

If you'd like to bring that smaller bike down to Baja I'll even let you lead....till we hit the dirt :rofl
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-03-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,954
Posted By Afry
Two of us are from San Diego and riding SE's...

Two of us are from San Diego and riding SE's which would have wiped out half a rear tire on the slab. I'll pass on slabbing up the 5 up the central valley followed buy Bay Area traffic in the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-02-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,954
Posted By Afry
Here is the long version: If you're like us...

Here is the long version:

If you're like us one thing that has been a problem is trying to enjoy a cold refreshment at camp after a long day on the trails. We typically get gas some time during...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-29-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,954
Posted By Afry
Big Todd, Todd Lite, Catalina38 and myself...

Big Todd, Todd Lite, Catalina38 and myself decided to give Norcal a try and it didn't disappoint. A little tough to find dirt trails in some areas especially since we made few plans and just went.
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-27-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 10,015
Posted By Afry
We were on the road so here are two Socal SE's...

We were on the road so here are two Socal SE's riding the Lost Coast area - Shelter Cove.

http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc468/bigHBtodd/Lost%20Coast%20May%202015/P5222746.jpg
Forum: 2 smokers 05-08-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 983
Posted By Afry
I only run Motorex 2T Cross Power in my TDR250...

I only run Motorex 2T Cross Power in my TDR250 and it will smoke slightly on cold start but no smoke once it's warmed up.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-08-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,057
Posted By Afry
They come in 14mm (slightly longer then 1/2") and...

They come in 14mm (slightly longer then 1/2") and 9mm so I ordered both. After reading their installtion tips you can use one that is too long but don't thread it through the hole all the way. Just...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-05-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,057
Posted By Afry
You are correct in that "Nutsert" is the wrong...

You are correct in that "Nutsert" is the wrong term to use when describing this attachment. You are not correct when you say there is a "nut" pressed into the subframe - gearheadE30 is correct.

A...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-05-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2,680
Views: 99,936
Posted By Afry
Damn I missed another good one! But what is with...

Damn I missed another good one! But what is with the picture of Shunka holding a bottle of H20 - at night??
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-05-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 884
Views: 140,219
Posted By Afry
"I know what it is and what it's worth; no rush...

"I know what it is and what it's worth; no rush to sell." :rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-01-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,057
Posted By Afry
That will work nicely! The subframe is not hollow...

That will work nicely! The subframe is not hollow and I will fill the oversized hole with weld and have it machined back to proper size.

Pricey find but worth it - I owe you 30 seconds!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-30-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,057
Posted By Afry
I assumed the Nutsert would be stronger then...

I assumed the Nutsert would be stronger then tapped aluminum threads or a helicoil but that was just a guess. Lots of stress on these mounts.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-30-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,057
Posted By Afry
Need Nutsert help - lower subframe mount

The lower mount for the subframe on my 950SE (same as Adv) attaches to the main frame with a tapered bolt through the frame which threads into a steel Nutsert pressed into the aluminum subframe.
...
Forum: Equipment 04-29-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,448
Posted By Afry
Does anyone know what size I would be in an LS2...

Does anyone know what size I would be in an LS2 453?

I am a Large in my AFX-41 and was an XL with my Fly which oddly fit a bit different then AFX.
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 320
Posted By Afry
Bell MX-9 vs LS2 453

Looking for a new helmet under $200. The LS2 was well reviewed by Atomic Moto but they no longer carry them. Quality issues?

The Bell weighs 3 Lbs 11 ozs, anyone know what the LS2 weighs?

I...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-08-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2,783
Views: 386,504
Posted By Afry
PM sent...

PM sent...
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,699
Posted By Afry
Crossfires are a two piece boot. I broke my foot...

Crossfires are a two piece boot. I broke my foot wearing pretend boots (G-Midland).

The new Tech 7's look like a good protecting boot at $350 if the $500+ Crossfires are too much to avoid 3 more...
Forum: 2 smokers 04-05-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,417
Posted By Afry
The new E-Tec outboards are quiet, don't smoke or...

The new E-Tec outboards are quiet, don't smoke or foul plugs and get great gas mileage so I wondered the same thing.

Realize that the outboards usually run a steady rpm not like a street bike...
Forum: Equipment 04-03-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,471
Posted By Afry
My cast was very uncomfortable for walking, real...

My cast was very uncomfortable for walking, real boots for off road or pay the price.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-03-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2,783
Views: 386,504
Posted By Afry
Yeah because 120 won't get you in...

Yeah because 120 won't get you in trouble....right?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-02-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2,783
Views: 386,504
Posted By Afry
It seemed that you were trying to impress this...

It seemed that you were trying to impress this thread that you went 120 on a back road 3 miles into your first ride. Ok....so what?

Why are you asking someone else how fast your bike will go?...
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,471
Posted By Afry
IMHO you need to spend more for the G React or...

IMHO you need to spend more for the G React or SG10 at a minimum to get the protection you need. The Balance and G Midland are street level boots.

I broke my foot in G Midlands. The sole and ankle...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-30-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2,783
Views: 386,504
Posted By Afry
Then why don't you tell us? When you ride an SE...

Then why don't you tell us? When you ride an SE for a bit you check your ego at the door when talking to other SE riders. When talking to any other rider you can tell them things they only dream of.
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,589
Posted By Afry
I have the Crossfire SRS and love them. SRS...

I have the Crossfire SRS and love them.

SRS - more narrow then TA and because of the replaceable sole leak more.
Next time I would buy the TA.

Also check out the new Alpinestar Tech 7. Hinged...
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Afry
I did mine and it was a bitch but worth it. A...

I did mine and it was a bitch but worth it. A screw kit is a must.

I also took the time to seal the bottom edges to add some degree of water proofing
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,727
Posted By Afry
X2 well said. If your on a bike you should have...

X2 well said.
If your on a bike you should have proper tools. I have carried a multi-tool for years and never used it.

After reading this thread it makes me wonder why.
Forum: Regional Forums 03-19-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3,085
Views: 215,852
Posted By Afry
Rut Roh....still gonna make it?

Rut Roh....still gonna make it?
Forum: Equipment 03-13-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,388
Posted By Afry
I have a Zodiac for street riding it's under...

I have a Zodiac for street riding it's under priced for the quality, very happy with it.
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,594
Posted By Afry
Swen 15" folding saws are awesome. Much better...

Swen 15" folding saws are awesome. Much better leverage to actually saw a bigger log then most.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-13-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8,301
Views: 1,426,550
Posted By Afry
And how did that work out for them? :D

And how did that work out for them? :D
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-12-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 447
Views: 84,626
Posted By Afry
That's probably because they don't come with one.

That's probably because they don't come with one.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-10-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 8,301
Views: 1,426,550
Posted By Afry
Because there is that one shot in a million that...

Because there is that one shot in a million that Honda will do something great and we will read about it here...but then there is reality...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-10-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By Afry
Wolfman is top notch but the lack of...

Wolfman is top notch but the lack of waterproofing is a deal killer for me and I live and ride in a desert. I went with the Kriega 20 for my tail bag. It's waterproof and low profile which makes it...
Forum: 2 smokers 02-09-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 27,252
Posted By Afry
Here is from the CBP website "Nonconforming...

Here is from the CBP website

"Nonconforming vehicles less than 25 years old entering the United States must be brought into compliance, exported, or destroyed.

Vehicles over 25 years old are...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-06-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8,301
Views: 1,426,550
Posted By Afry
Good luck with that - it's my wish list too but...

Good luck with that - it's my wish list too but impossible. I'd pay more but still impossible.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-05-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,998
Posted By Afry
If 9" of travel is true = Fail on an epic level. ...

If 9" of travel is true = Fail on an epic level.

Rob Farmer: Stop finding riding buddies at Starbucks. What a bunch of pussies. I have over 15k miles on my stock 950se seat.
Forum: Equipment 02-04-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 34,779
Posted By Afry
I am 5'10" - 205 lbs with 35" waist and 44"...

I am 5'10" - 205 lbs with 35" waist and 44" chest, the XXL was good for me.

The XL might have done it but after a few beers and tacos maybe not as comfy.
Forum: Equipment 02-04-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 34,779
Posted By Afry
I just ordered one, my local shop only had the...

I just ordered one, my local shop only had the lite in vest style but I can tell you it has higher chest protection then the original Airfit. However the back and chest protection is thinner.
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-03-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 696
Posted By Afry
So basically they are warning you against setting...

So basically they are warning you against setting you idle speed too high and bringing it down with an overly rich idle mixture adjustment.

This is poorly written using odd terms.

Yes JoeMongo...
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