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Forum: Road warriors 05-17-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,281
Posted By tomla
fun bike, but i did have an issue with the carbs...

fun bike, but i did have an issue with the carbs not atomizing correctly when in a cold rainstorm. maybe the carb heater wasn't working correctly. other than always getting stuck in storms, a lot...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-26-2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 11,026
Posted By tomla
yea, he's full of piss and vinegar, doing...

yea, he's full of piss and vinegar, doing alright, considering.
Forum: Racing 01-03-2011, 07:56 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,073
Posted By tomla
thanks, Jeffy. so once I find a file, how do I...

thanks, Jeffy. so once I find a file, how do I get it into utorrent so I can download it??? Ok, got it started, but have no idea how I did it...
Forum: Racing 01-03-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,073
Posted By tomla
I'm a newb to all this torrent stuff. I joined...

I'm a newb to all this torrent stuff. I joined "the site," copied and pasted the eurosport link, nothing comes up. Put in "Dakar," nothing comes up. No box to check for motorsports, either. What...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-09-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 12,266
Posted By tomla
Cali is about to pass a law mandating smog...

Cali is about to pass a law mandating smog inspections for bikes...unless we get off our assess and raise a stink...see this months "City Bike" paper or online edition for details...
Forum: Road warriors 12-19-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,840
Posted By tomla
switches

my 955 tiger had some similar issues. I put a relay in to switch off one headlight when running all the farkles and the problems were over, but I still plug into the battery tender every nite as I'm...
Forum: Equipment 11-28-2008, 04:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 10,788
Posted By tomla
not bad

I tried on lots of boots today..a* effex, dainese axial, sidi vertigo, sidi onroad and canyon. I have to say these are the stiffest side to side, and pretty damn comfortable, too. there is a bit of...
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2008, 05:18 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 123,829
Posted By tomla
ta's on a tiger

I peeled off the Tourances, which I had no complaints about..the Trail Attack's turn in way quicker, but don't cause oversteer to the point of freaking out or anything, more like a lot less input...
Forum: Beasts 03-07-2008, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 849
Posted By tomla
tri it

the tiger is definitely cheaper to maintain.
Forum: Beasts 02-27-2008, 10:54 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,687
Posted By tomla
cheap fix for tigers

I added grommets to the bottom mount holes for slope, then cut the air slot twice as big on the bottom, then cut a slot about 2" deep and 7" wide at the top of the screen in the middle. works like a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-21-2008, 02:00 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,832
Posted By tomla
I'll take....

health is my most valuable asset
$ keeps me healthy
my DH keeps me healthy
my moto keeps me mentally healthy
Forum: Beasts 11-10-2007, 11:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,772
Posted By tomla
careful

the stator will slooooowly cook on you if you overload it, and you may not know it if the rr holds up, which it probably will. if you rewind the stator, great! if not, and you go the electrosport...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-23-2007, 10:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By tomla
it's hare-brained, not hair-brained...everybody...

it's hare-brained, not hair-brained...everybody knows the bald guys are smart, the rabbits are dumb...but tasty.
Forum: Beasts 06-13-2007, 10:22 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,923
Posted By tomla
downside

The downside is inhalation. Do yourself a favor and wear a respirator when inhaling teflon, I mean, lubing your chain.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-28-2007, 09:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,540
Posted By tomla
alice's

so they're done remodeling, then....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-28-2007, 09:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,321
Posted By tomla
d) Even people that are upright and moving may be...

d) Even people that are upright and moving may be suffering from some serious injury, including head trauma. The three questions principle didn't get explained adequately - nor was it presented in a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-28-2007, 09:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,321
Posted By tomla
[quote=oldtrucks]I'd caution against using the...

[quote=oldtrucks]I'd caution against using the carotid artery and prefer the femoral artery for a number of reasons.

The average Joe is going to have a hard time finding the fem artery, and won't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-28-2007, 09:05 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 15,880
Posted By tomla
nothing to crow about...

Even though it's been about 20 yrs. since my collarbone hit a crow, I can still remember the pain...that mouth foaming kind of hurt you can't even describe. I've passed out from pain before, but...
Forum: Beasts 05-03-2007, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 607
Posted By tomla
shok

sorry, don't remember the size, but it's big. i can tell you it's an easy job, but driving out the bottom bolt, well, take it easy on that. patience will reward you. your bud is gonna love his new...
Forum: Equipment 01-15-2007, 11:49 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,114
Posted By tomla
easy to fix

the voltmeter has a pot to adjust the voltage reading, and you can disconnect the annoying beeper by taking the back off and clipping the wires to the buzzer that's glued on the back of the...
Forum: Beasts 04-17-2006, 08:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 836
Posted By tomla
yahoo

check out the tiger group on yahoo...not tiger owners, just the regular tiger group....ALL the answers are there :wink:
Forum: Beasts 04-17-2006, 08:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,948
Posted By tomla
hagon....very inexpensive and a good, solid...

hagon....very inexpensive and a good, solid shock. I love mine..they'll spring it for your weight...distributor is on the east coast. google away.
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-25-2006, 10:34 PM
Replies: 7,626
Views: 1,344,049
Posted By tomla
Django ain't so loco...

you hit the gs nail on the 800 penny head....which is why I'd want a 750 or 675 Triumph Tiger instead, w/a spare set of supermoto wheels.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-23-2005, 10:41 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,470
Posted By tomla
well, a gun is just a tool, too. It's not going...

well, a gun is just a tool, too. It's not going to jump out of it's holster by itself and do some evil deed.

That only happens on TV, or in Sarah Brady's imagination.

Ask her husband if...
Forum: Beasts 07-11-2005, 02:16 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,377
Posted By tomla
tall or not

if you're over 5-11 with at least a 33 inseam, get the Tiger. If not get the suzuki. I have one of each and they're both tight.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-06-2005, 02:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By tomla
parking

bikes have been ripped from their sleep at the mission garage. bring a bigass lock.
I also can offer parking in the sunset- 19th and ortega, if you want. It is kind of a pita to get from the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-19-2005, 04:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,414
Posted By tomla
alt. routes to 36

anyone going to the STN gather in May in Fortuna? Looking to piece together some roads less traveled to get there, as long as I get dumped out on 36 it's all good....there seem to be a lot of funky...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-14-2005, 08:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,414
Posted By tomla
yea

the sheetiron is may21-2.
the spark arrester inspection has got me, though....mine is homemade, so I'll have to figure some other way to pass tech...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2005, 08:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 799
Posted By tomla
I hate the new throttle rocker 2

does anyone know where I can get the original? Aerostitch doesn't say it's the new model in their catalog, but they're selling the 2...throttle rocker doesn't respond to my emails...the new model is...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2005, 12:36 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 19,129
Posted By tomla
no work

this months's Friction Zone debunks the passive deer whistle.
They also state that whatever deer can hear, you can hear...
next month they go after the active whistles...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-13-2005, 01:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,414
Posted By tomla
another noob

yea, I'm also another bay area dirt newb, at least on a bike I can barely pick up...I'm busy this weekend, but another time would be fine. I also won't have my spark arrester finished for another...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-12-2005, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 612
Posted By tomla
dass tite

That bike looks ready to conquer the world. Some serious nightvision on there, no?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2005, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 377
Posted By tomla
where you going?

love to know your route, might be out that way in a few weeks...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-03-2005, 09:13 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,200
Posted By tomla
Sol

I'm afraid the answer is....get a mountain bike.
I wish there was some closer off-road, too, but I haven't found it, either.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-30-2005, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 644
Posted By tomla
ew we

I like west to east, as you can haul ass back to the Bay Area on 5 if it gets late, but east to west is good if you're staying in the Eureka area.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-25-2005, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 930
Posted By tomla
for more info

check here

http://www.bayarearidersforum/forums/showthread.php?s=&threadid=111678

see you there.
Forum: Beasts 02-20-2005, 09:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,056
Posted By tomla
Eh? you're kidding...

right? RIGHT?
Forum: Old's Cool 02-20-2005, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 794
Posted By tomla
any old throttle will do

find a honda, get your multi-tool out, hack away and your home free.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-17-2004, 11:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,201
Posted By tomla
it's all good

core strength is key, and leg strength helps a lot off road...Pilates is great for us old stoves, since we're not so flexible and warm up slower than the youngin's. don't cheat on your form, and...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-14-2004, 04:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,333
Posted By tomla
rotella rules

looke at shell rotella synthetic...it's for diesel trucks and has a great additive package, great for bikes, and at 15$ a gallon!
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