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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 06:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By Motomochila
Removing the tank and disconnecting the line is...

Removing the tank and disconnecting the line is sufficient. The quick disconnect will stop any fuel flow from the pump. You can use it for draining the tank during servicing the rear shock. Just tuck...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-16-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 523
Posted By Motomochila
Are the bikes paid in full? Then drop insurance...

Are the bikes paid in full? Then drop insurance to liability on the 690 and keep full collision/theft/ etc. on the 800, and quit buying that 2nd six-pack of those expensive micro brews and go...
Forum: Vendors 04-15-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,623
Views: 284,449
Posted By Motomochila
I'm interested. What's the pan made from? I want...

I'm interested. What's the pan made from? I want to keep my original seat and pan so I'm only interested if new pan is provided.

Jerry
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-15-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 98,252
Posted By Motomochila
Hey Camp; I enjoy a Cuban cigar in the...

Hey Camp;

I enjoy a Cuban cigar in the evenings with a good Bourbon by the fire, hopefully with a fish or two on the griddle. Beer is always great but rarely found cold on the trail and I don't...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-15-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 670
Posted By Motomochila
2nd on RAD Mfg. I use them on all my builds,...

2nd on RAD Mfg. I use them on all my builds, including my 800. Eagle hub and excel when with heavy duty spokes.
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By Motomochila
Santa Clarita, bout a hundred miles, but I'm...

Santa Clarita, bout a hundred miles, but I'm always riding there.
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-14-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,009
Posted By Motomochila
It seems to me that every lighting circuit would...

It seems to me that every lighting circuit would pass through a connector, even the panel. By separating each connector and inserting a male/female whip connected to an electronic switch, you could...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-13-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 98,252
Posted By Motomochila
Hola BDR "Adventuristas" looking to join up with...

Hola BDR "Adventuristas" looking to join up with any group heading north on the COBDR or UTBDR. I've done the AZ last year on a 1200 Adventure and the UT on a KTM 500 EXC. Mi compadres have...
Forum: Thumpers 04-12-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 57,752
Posted By Motomochila
My Tractive 300 mm slipped right in.....after I...

My Tractive 300 mm slipped right in.....after I raised the tank. You might consider this.
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,416
Posted By Motomochila
The mighty XR 650 R. The old king is still...

The mighty XR 650 R. The old king is still plenty capable. Aren't many new bikes that can keep eight years later.
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By Motomochila
I just spoke to the government office of...

I just spoke to the government office of mandatory motorcycle flat tire in the middle of BFE, and they wanted your name and address. Seems you've been cheating the system and their looking for you....
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By Motomochila
I run Maxxis Desert AT non DOT tires on my KTM...

I run Maxxis Desert AT non DOT tires on my KTM 500EXC and my 690 Enduro R. No problems ever. I also run Ultra heavy duty tubes. Road pressure 28/24 on 500 and 32/26 on 690. They also last longer than...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,046
Posted By Motomochila
I'm about finished with this to do the same route...

I'm about finished with this to do the same route this year, and add in CODBR and possibly AZBDR on the same trip. The kit is complete. Just working on the road-book/GPS mount and some few bugs when...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,046
Posted By Motomochila
Four days on the trail and one back. The UTBDR...

Four days on the trail and one back. The UTBDR isn't a race, its the Utah backroad discovery route. Day one and two were 12 hours days poking thru the rougher stuff and only doing about 200 miles...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,046
Posted By Motomochila
I rode the UTBDR, 900 miles on my 2014 500 EXC,...

I rode the UTBDR, 900 miles on my 2014 500 EXC, and then slabbed it back 400 miles to my truck.

http://motomochila.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Rides-and-places/UTBDR-2014/i-FZ966xn/0/L/IMG_0884-L.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-30-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 689
Posted By Motomochila
She's got big hips, but she's not as wide as her...

She's got big hips, but she's not as wide as her older sister so I'd say you've got one sexy blonde there......:evil
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-29-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 689
Posted By Motomochila
In my early years I chased many women on one...

In my early years I chased many women on one motorcycle. She was my baby. I bathed her after every hard ride, and I rode her hard. She was a sexy redhead Honda. She'd scream but never let me down. I...
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By Motomochila
Me too on the XS. I'm in the process of building...

Me too on the XS. I'm in the process of building a street tracker now, but the SR 500 is on my build list. Here's my bike now. Track master frame with KTM Super Duke inverted forks. It's almost done...
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By Motomochila
Great looking bike. Color is excellent :clap

Great looking bike. Color is excellent :clap
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By Motomochila
Great looking bike, but I gotta ask; why put an...

Great looking bike, but I gotta ask; why put an old front end that doesn't work worth a damn on that bike? Ceriani forks work three times better and still give you the "vintage" look. You can also...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-18-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,628
Posted By Motomochila
One of the greatest sales promo's for the R1200...

One of the greatest sales promo's for the R1200 GS Adventure. Like many others I drank the cool aide and bought one for myself. Spent another $6 grand trying to make the big pig actually work that...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-18-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 14,806
Posted By Motomochila
Here's my next project. Runs fine now but mods...

Here's my next project. Runs fine now but mods are on the way to make it even better.
http://motomochila.smugmug.com/Other/Bikes-for-sale/i-3hcfF9p/0/L/IMG_0080-L.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-18-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By Motomochila
Hey Indy, how would you have the time to do a...

Hey Indy, how would you have the time to do a manual adjust, when you have all those bikes. You'd spend more time wrenching than riding.....:lol3.
So, which do you ride more? The Hypermotard or the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-18-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,628
Posted By Motomochila
Owned a 2011 1200 GSA. Shipped it to Europe for a...

Owned a 2011 1200 GSA. Shipped it to Europe for a 70 day ride through 13 countries, all on road. Came home and rode the AZBDR, 900 miles of mostly offroad trails. Beat the crap out of me, and I'm an...
Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 334
Posted By Motomochila
Did you remember to install blinker fluid in the...

Did you remember to install blinker fluid in the new lynx fairing? It fixed mine. :rofl

Kidding aside, probably a missed wire connection. Also if memory serves me, isn't there a clutch side wire...
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 659
Posted By Motomochila
I have a 13 GTL. Now, that bike, it flat hauls...

I have a 13 GTL. Now, that bike, it flat hauls ass for a touring scoot. My wife sat on a goldwing a few years back and got all comfortable. "Ain't never gonna happen" came outta me, so next thing I...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-11-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4,989
Views: 1,860,958
Posted By Motomochila
Hey Mud, do you actually take these photos...

Hey Mud, do you actually take these photos yourself or do you search them on the internet? Your load lots of images on Girls on bikes too....just wondering.
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 659
Posted By Motomochila
I own both, what's your real question? Their both...

I own both, what's your real question? Their both heavy bastards when you get them in the wrong situation. My 690 loaded is still a 100 lbs. lighter than my 800 loaded. Offroad my 690 blows the 800...
Forum: Thumpers 03-10-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,568
Posted By Motomochila
Why buy either? As great as the mighty BRP once...

Why buy either? As great as the mighty BRP once was, (and I still own mine after 15 years), it's old and kicking isn't fun. You can buy a KTM 640 for exactly the same price. E-start. Better...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-09-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 955
Posted By Motomochila
Is this the start of a coming out party? I know...

Is this the start of a coming out party? I know we're different then the other men...the ones who ride that other GS, so who knows, maybe we will eventually be treated as their equals....:lol3....
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 687
Posted By Motomochila
Do I know that one well. My first bike was a...

Do I know that one well. My first bike was a Taco 44. Not understanding engines and Briggs upright vs. horizontal lawnmower engines, me and my buddies mowed lawns for "free" using the owners...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-05-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8,489
Views: 3,421,317
Posted By Motomochila
My current build list 1966 CB305 ...

My current build list
1966 CB305
http://motomochila.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Flat-Trackers/i-ddFSWbT/0/L/IMG_0080-L.jpg

1946 BSA M20- almost completed back to original
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-05-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,363
Posted By Motomochila
Hot weather means cold beer at the end of the...

Hot weather means cold beer at the end of the ride....:freakywhich means, you ride faster in hot weather, so who cares about a little extra performance when you're already on the edge.

Just...
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 687
Posted By Motomochila
What??? 27 inches wasn't wide enough. Woods...

What??? 27 inches wasn't wide enough. Woods riding at speed; the ultimate test of huevos back then....without bark busters.
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 687
Posted By Motomochila
Your First Thumper-Pics and why you bought it.

Until the late 80's, I was a diehard 2-stroke fan. The smell of castor bean oil and race fuel got me hooked early. yep, I'm an product of the 70's. But by accident, I came to own a 1984 Yamaha TT...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-03-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,363
Posted By Motomochila
In the land of "ride every day of the year",...

In the land of "ride every day of the year", temps over a 100 are only a slight nuisance. Strip down a bit and stop by the beach to cool off. Now...riding in a drizzle..we Californians tend to park...
Forum: Thumpers 02-27-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 757
Posted By Motomochila
As you decide on the USD route, make sure you...

As you decide on the USD route, make sure you adjust for the rake on the 450 clamps. Go with Emig Racing clamps instead of stock 450's. I tried both on my old BRP. It's the same for the L as it is...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-25-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 536
Views: 62,603
Posted By Motomochila
Hey Trout, not so good in March for the upper...

Hey Trout, not so good in March for the upper sections of the AZBDR. Expect the snow will be too deep. Parts of Flaggstaff were closed just this week due to icy roads. The trails will be worse and...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By Motomochila
I've got a set of 2014 stock Enduro R forks and a...

I've got a set of 2014 stock Enduro R forks and a stock rear shock with zero miles. Also stock wheel set. If ya were interested. You'll need the extra travel along with the wheels.
Forum: Old's Cool 02-23-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,212
Posted By Motomochila
.....but, who's to stop us "tin foil hat" motor...

.....but, who's to stop us "tin foil hat" motor heads from trying? The hats are actually meant to block all the negative thoughts from those who said we couldn't do it, from getting into our brains....
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