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Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 796
Views: 111,725
Posted By xscoobysnack
They all spring back up and out of the way unless...

They all spring back up and out of the way unless there is weight on it. Most of us have dropped bikes at one time or another because they retract so quickly.
Forum: Canada 10-28-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
Wink You should trade for my 07 TE510. You know you're...

You should trade for my 07 TE510. You know you're going to want a more dirt capable machine once you get out on the heavy touring bike.
Forum: Canada 08-22-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
Leave your hood open. It doesn't guarantee...

Leave your hood open. It doesn't guarantee anything but those bastards are less likely to make a nest on the top of your engine and make a mess.
Forum: Canada 06-11-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
I've got my Husky TE510 as dual sport ready as a...

I've got my Husky TE510 as dual sport ready as a 510 can be. I haven't even started the thing yet this year. Anyone going out for a south bound small bike friendly day trip anytime soon? Be...
Forum: Canada 03-17-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By xscoobysnack
Signed.

Signed.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-11-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 801
Posted By xscoobysnack
Well, I bought the flight tickets tonight. We...

Well, I bought the flight tickets tonight. We will be staying at The James as they were willing to deal a little bit with the number of rooms and the length of stay. I'm really looking forward to...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-06-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 801
Posted By xscoobysnack
I'm sure the Mag Mile is overrated for anyone who...

I'm sure the Mag Mile is overrated for anyone who lives there. I'm in Calgary Alberta, host of the Calgary Stampede. We have thousands of tourists invade every year and those who live here are...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-05-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 801
Posted By xscoobysnack
Chicago - off topic

Hello all,

A few of my family members and I are planning on traveling from western Canada and spending a week in your fine city in late June/early July. None of us have been there before and I...
Forum: The Garage 11-11-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,536
Posted By xscoobysnack
I love my '02 F250. Nothing major has gone wrong...

I love my '02 F250. Nothing major has gone wrong in over 5 years of ownership, much of it towing a 30' trailer. I opened up the exhaust, did the 6637 filter mod on the intake, and use a custom set...
Forum: Canada 09-15-2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
Yeah, but we have good food, cheap drugs, and...

Yeah, but we have good food, cheap drugs, and lots of good landscapers.
Forum: Canada 09-15-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
Man, why are all you guys way up in the north end?

Man, why are all you guys way up in the north end?
Forum: Canada 09-09-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
I just ordered an Ogio Dakar hydration backpack...

I just ordered an Ogio Dakar hydration backpack from the ogio.ca website. I noticed a location to input a discount code and because I'm painfully cheap, I did a google search and found a code that...
Forum: Canada 09-03-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
Honestly, today isn't going to work well for me. ...

Honestly, today isn't going to work well for me. I think next weekend would be better. I may even be open to doing an overnighter if I can figure out how to strap some stuff on the TE. The...
Forum: Canada 09-02-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
OK, you'll be my dual sport Sensei. I'm just a...

OK, you'll be my dual sport Sensei. I'm just a low IQ dirt bike guy so you'll have to be gentle. I'll check here in the AM. We'll see how it goes.
Forum: Canada 09-02-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
Let me know if you're going out there.

Let me know if you're going out there.
Forum: Canada 07-24-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
I might be able to sneak away this weekend. When...

I might be able to sneak away this weekend. When are you going? I'll be on a TE510 with a stock tank so I have to be careful about fuel.
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 796
Views: 111,725
Posted By xscoobysnack
For Canucks like us, Ross Rocher works. I've...

For Canucks like us, Ross Rocher works. I've used Gnarly Parts out of Richmond BC as well. I like to avoid waiting for customs to release packages when possible.
Forum: Canada 06-03-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,327
Posted By xscoobysnack
Subscribed! I might be interested. TE510...

Subscribed!

I might be interested. TE510 and willing to camp. Will probably need to get a big tank first. I'm a decent off road rider although I'm getting too old and fat to push too hard or...
Forum: Canada 04-14-2012, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
What did you get?

What did you get?
Forum: Vendors 02-21-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 70,563
Posted By xscoobysnack
I agree. Do you intend to go with white only? I...

I agree. Do you intend to go with white only? I have yet to buy an oversize tank and I think a white tank with the fairing would look kick ass.
Forum: Canada 02-10-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 662
Posted By xscoobysnack
Bumpy for an old thread. Thanks.

Bumpy for an old thread. Thanks.
Forum: Canada 12-04-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,500
Posted By xscoobysnack
I lived there and graduated high school there. I...

I lived there and graduated high school there. I still have tons of family there. I couldn't wait to get out and will never look back. What other town of less than 20000 people has an actual slum?...
Forum: Canada 11-10-2011, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 662
Posted By xscoobysnack
Southern Alberta trade feeler

I have a 2007 Husqvarna TE510 that is in great shape. I have been finding fewer and fewer opportunities to ride it off road and am finding myself longing for longer tours that would involve some...
Forum: Canada 06-23-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
I finally have my Husky TE510 all street ready. ...

I finally have my Husky TE510 all street ready. One problem. I'm not street ready. I'm insured and registered but no class 6 so I need someone to go out with. I live in McKenzie Lake. If anyone...
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2010, 08:26 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 25,891
Posted By xscoobysnack
I have an '07 TE510 and have slowly but surely...

I have an '07 TE510 and have slowly but surely been losing the functionality of all the lighting equipment. First the signals went, then the headlight and tail light. I fall down entirely too much...
Forum: Canada 04-12-2010, 06:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 848
Posted By xscoobysnack
Slight highjack here. Are there any good off...

Slight highjack here. Are there any good off road areas in the Cardston area? I camp just north of there and have been looking for a place to ride the dirtbike. Not street legal so I have to truck...
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 25,891
Posted By xscoobysnack
Where did you buy that bag? I need one of those.

Where did you buy that bag? I need one of those.
Forum: Canada 01-23-2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4,576
Views: 328,670
Posted By xscoobysnack
I'm not really a part of your clique, but I am an...

I'm not really a part of your clique, but I am an electrician. What size of breaker is feeding your 240V outlet? I suspect you have a 15 or 20 amp breaker. This is a problem as a stove outlet...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2009, 10:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,031
Posted By xscoobysnack
Do you feel any free play on the main rod...

Do you feel any free play on the main rod bearing? Any up/down play is bad news. Side to side, not so bad. How old is the bike? If it isn't ancient, it will have a plated cylinder which is likely...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 25,891
Posted By xscoobysnack
Any of you guys with the carbed TE510's have any...

Any of you guys with the carbed TE510's have any trouble with starting these beasts when they are cold? My 07 starts like nothing once warmed up but sometimes the first start in a week can be a...
Forum: Canada 04-14-2009, 06:02 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,828
Posted By xscoobysnack
So about what would a guy pay to insure a DR650,...

So about what would a guy pay to insure a DR650, having just got a license? Just wondering about a ballpark figure.
Forum: Canada 04-12-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,502
Posted By xscoobysnack
Cranking down the front forks can be bad for the...

Cranking down the front forks can be bad for the seals. The forks aren't designed to be compressed for long periods of time.
Forum: Canada 04-12-2009, 11:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,407
Posted By xscoobysnack
I think mine will be OK. I may throw a longer...

I think mine will be OK. I may throw a longer ramp in the back of the truck so I won't herniate myself using the short supplied ramp. At least I can still load up the back of the truck and cover it...
Forum: Canada 04-12-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,407
Posted By xscoobysnack
Actually, I just bought one yesterday. I...

Actually, I just bought one yesterday. I assembled the thing, without instructions (don't know if they were supposed to be in the box or not), but haven't tried to push the CR250 on it yet. The...
Forum: Canada 04-10-2009, 12:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,287
Posted By xscoobysnack
I've heard the nightmare stories and I know a...

I've heard the nightmare stories and I know a couple guys who have sworn never to go in the store again. That said, they are close to me and one time I needed a couple stupid little parts for my...
Forum: Canada 02-01-2009, 07:47 PM
Replies: 662
Views: 36,682
Posted By xscoobysnack
I come from a motocross background and am just...

I come from a motocross background and am just looking for something cheap to start dual sporting, like an older DR, XRL or something like that. I don't even have my class 6 yet but will get it once...
Forum: Canada 02-01-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 662
Views: 36,682
Posted By xscoobysnack
Good idea you guys have here. I'm still looking...

Good idea you guys have here. I'm still looking for the right (cheap) bike. I am an electrician/technician by trade. I have a soldering iron and a meter and I know how to use them. I live in...
Forum: Canada 12-09-2008, 06:49 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 59,032
Posted By xscoobysnack
Anyone here (or know of someone) selling a decent...

Anyone here (or know of someone) selling a decent shape dual sport for cheap? I am in Calgary and could go to $2500. Let me know. Thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2008, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3,925
Views: 396,952
Posted By xscoobysnack
Quick couple questions for you guys who own the...

Quick couple questions for you guys who own the older DR's. Are these air/oil cooled or strictly air cooled? How big are the tanks? Is the bike nearly maxed out at 25000 miles? Thanks. These...
Forum: Thumpers 12-02-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 880
Posted By xscoobysnack
I live in Canada. The KLX's were sold here and...

I live in Canada. The KLX's were sold here and Australia in 2004. Thanks for your description of the KLX.
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