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Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 221,234
Posted By RODBOLT
For any of you 500 riders that are interested I'm...

For any of you 500 riders that are interested I'm posting a pic of the coolant recovery tank I added to mine recently. An easy mod that I highly recommend. Coolant burping on the exhaust pipe is a...
Forum: Thumpers 03-22-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 221,234
Posted By RODBOLT
Whereabouts in Utah? Sent from my iPad...

Whereabouts in Utah?


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Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 221,234
Posted By RODBOLT
Very good point. I ask myself though, how much...

Very good point. I ask myself though, how much metal would I have to find in the screen to tear down a motor that sounds and runs fine? Or is that a "trade it in indicator"? :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 221,234
Posted By RODBOLT
Do you notice much trash in the screens at your...

Do you notice much trash in the screens at your oil change intervals? I bought this bike used so its well past it's break in period where you'd expect to see junk in the screens. Also, are you...
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 221,234
Posted By RODBOLT
How often do you all clean the oil pickup screens...

How often do you all clean the oil pickup screens in your 500? Every oil change or less frequent than that?


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Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,435
Posted By RODBOLT
The BRP will be a wonderful bike for what you're...

The BRP will be a wonderful bike for what you're describing. The 650L is a great bike but it's underpowered and too heavy. I've ridden both and I'll give up the button for the smile the 650R puts on...
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,435
Posted By RODBOLT
No plans to cross the Mississippi any time soon....

No plans to cross the Mississippi any time soon. You should come to CO and buy it. While you're here ill give you a tour of Western CO and Eastern UT on your new XR. :evil
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,435
Posted By RODBOLT
Where are you located? I have XR650R for sale in...

Where are you located? I have XR650R for sale in western CO for a thousand less. It's in sweet shape with lots of goodies. http://westslope.craigslist.org/mcy/4897818597.html
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By RODBOLT
Scotts Rubber Sub Mount

I recently bought a 2012 ktm 500 xcw. For years and multiple bikes I've struggled with numbness in my hands when riding. Consequently I've been looking at the Scotts rubber sub mount for their...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By RODBOLT
Had a friend with the same issue. He continued...

Had a friend with the same issue. He continued riding and wound up seizing the motor from heat and oil loss as a result. Had motor built by ktm dealer with new clutch. First ride and it started...
Forum: Thumpers 02-21-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By RODBOLT
That's crazy! What's your inseam? I'm a little...

That's crazy! What's your inseam? I'm a little under 6'2" but only have a about a 32" inseam. A lot of my height is in my torso. Hence my need for bar risers. So how do you reach the ground now with...
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By RODBOLT
Seat Height

I'm looking for opinions on correct seat height. I recently purchased a 2012 KTM 500 XC-W. I'm just shy of 6'2" with about a 32" inseam. When seated I can flat foot the ground with legs pretty...
Forum: Face plant 06-21-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,472
Posted By RODBOLT
Can't wait! Sent from my iPad using...

Can't wait!


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Forum: Face plant 06-21-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,472
Posted By RODBOLT
I read some of your stories and I guess I got off...

I read some of your stories and I guess I got off easy. I'm 37 but still going to play the age card. These kind of injuries take longer to heal the older you are. My plan is to continue riding as...
Forum: Face plant 06-20-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,472
Posted By RODBOLT
Dang Brett you were torn up! I'm encouraged...

Dang Brett you were torn up!

I'm encouraged by you guys' recovery times.

The estimates for healing time given to me at the hospital ranged from 6 weeks to 3 months. I'm hoping that the 6 week...
Forum: Face plant 06-20-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,472
Posted By RODBOLT
Did they remove your spleen? The big scare for me...

Did they remove your spleen? The big scare for me is falling and re-injuring the spleen and then emergency surgery to remove it. I didn't exactly get straight answers on how long I can't ride. I go...
Forum: Face plant 06-20-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,472
Posted By RODBOLT
My turn in the Face Plant complete with internal bleeding.

Well after 25 years of riding dirt bikes with only relatively minor injuries to show for it I went and seriously tore myself up. Last Friday evening at the end of a great day of riding while hot...
Forum: Equipment 04-20-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,009
Posted By RODBOLT
+1 Wolfman is all I use for luggage. Had one item...

+1 Wolfman is all I use for luggage. Had one item that needed fixed and they did it no questions asked.


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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-22-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 54,517
Posted By RODBOLT
That's great, thanks for doing that! I've been in...

That's great, thanks for doing that! I've been in GJ for five years and still haven't hooked up with you guys. It's my own fault for working too dang much... I'll be watching for opportunities to...
Forum: The Garage 02-16-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 421,891
Posted By RODBOLT
My ceilings are 12' 6". The floor is 6" thick...

My ceilings are 12' 6". The floor is 6" thick with rebar on 16" centers. No extra reinforcement at the post locations but contrary to what some say that's really not necessary. Most lifts spec 4"...
Forum: The Garage 02-16-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 421,891
Posted By RODBOLT
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/02/17/y3e2ygev.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/02/17/y3e2ygev.jpg


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Forum: The Garage 02-16-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 421,891
Posted By RODBOLT
I put my 2-post lift that I recently scored....

I put my 2-post lift that I recently scored. http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/02/17/agyre9az.jpg


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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-11-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,449
Posted By RODBOLT
I love the Seat Concepts on my XR650R. All day...

I love the Seat Concepts on my XR650R. All day comfort and easy install. The guys there are awesome to deal with too. I looked seriously at Renazco but couldn't justify the $$$.


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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-15-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 54,517
Posted By RODBOLT
Greg, Thanks for the info! Were the trail...

Greg,
Thanks for the info! Were the trail conditions good? Dry from the snow they got last month? The video looks like it was a blast.


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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-08-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 54,517
Posted By RODBOLT
Thanks anyway. Me and a couple of friends are...

Thanks anyway. Me and a couple of friends are headed out there end of the month and Warner is where we were thinking of. Let us know how it is!


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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-06-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 54,517
Posted By RODBOLT
Greg, Can you recommend some good areas...

Greg,

Can you recommend some good areas around St George?


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Forum: The Garage 12-24-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 421,891
Posted By RODBOLT
Thanks! It's a Superior Radiant Products unit....

Thanks! It's a Superior Radiant Products unit. This thing is amazing!

Way to go on the in-floor radiant! I chickened out of that when I started my building figuring infrared would make a close...
Forum: The Garage 12-22-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 421,891
Posted By RODBOLT
I installed my new infrared tube heater. It's...

I installed my new infrared tube heater. It's toasty!

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/12/23/zy7u7uva.jpg


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Forum: The Garage 12-14-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 6,453
Views: 2,879,601
Posted By RODBOLT
My 32x50 man cave project that I started this...

My 32x50 man cave project that I started this summer. I don't have any impressive pics of the inside other than drywall that needs finished.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/12/15/munezy6y.jpg

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-28-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 930
Posted By RODBOLT
Thanks for the info. Will be drafting my comments...

Thanks for the info. Will be drafting my comments for the BLM.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-27-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 930
Posted By RODBOLT
Grand Junction BLM closing desert???

I ways in All Sports Honda this afternoon pricing up some parts and saw a flier on their counter indicating that there's talks about closing 67% of the riding area in Grand Junction. Supposedly this...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-27-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,308
Posted By RODBOLT
The park rangers will find something to bust your...

The park rangers will find something to bust your balls about, period! I got hassled once on the WRT over mirrors...like I'm merging into traffic on the trail. Technically I don't think you need...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-24-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,308
Posted By RODBOLT
Find a friend with a six gallon tank and a siphon...

Find a friend with a six gallon tank and a siphon hose. :lol3

I've done it many times on my old KLR and my current XR650R both with 6+ gallon tanks. Even after giving fuel to friends with smaller...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-21-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By RODBOLT
It's all beautiful. If you do it's entirety I...

It's all beautiful. If you do it's entirety I recommend starting in CO at Rabbit Valley. You have to be quite a stud on a very light bike to ride up Rose Garden Hill. I would begin in Rabbit Valley...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-17-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By RODBOLT
That would be great. I'm looking for some details...

That would be great. I'm looking for some details on roads and areas as I've never been out there. If someone out there would like to ride along, the more the merrier!:freaky

As said, just trying...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-16-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By RODBOLT
Where to ride near Gilbert/Phoenix area in February???

Hey Phoenix area riders, I live in western CO and have to come out to Gilbert AZ for a meeting the first of February. It's cold and getting colder here in Colorado so I'm thinking about bringing the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-16-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By RODBOLT
Ed you do have a way with animals....:lol3

Ed you do have a way with animals....:lol3
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-16-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By RODBOLT
I've ridden both several times and they are one...

I've ridden both several times and they are one day rides (unless you choose to make it longer of course). White Rim we usually start a little later in the morning and have never raced daylight. If...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-02-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,598
Posted By RODBOLT
You always have a spot in Grand Junction complete...

You always have a spot in Grand Junction complete with a fridge full of cold brew! :freaky
Reed
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-29-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,954
Posted By RODBOLT
It sucks here! I wouldn't even waste the gas to...

It sucks here! I wouldn't even waste the gas to come visit!....:wink:

Ahh just kidding, it's awesome over here.

I was born and raised in Boulder and lived in and outside of Longmont up until...
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