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Forum: Day Trippin' 05-17-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,520
Posted By HighFive
The riding was Great! :deal The mountain trails...

The riding was Great! :deal The mountain trails were actually in pretty good shape. A bit sloppy in places, but I had an absolute blast riding a long two-track loop with ATucker & Fotobo on...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 05-11-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 30,758
Posted By HighFive
My hammock will keep me dry at night....:nod ...

My hammock will keep me dry at night....:nod

The rest of you-uns can wallow in the mud. Well, except for all the sophisticants with there fancy mobile mansions.

HF :thumbup
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 17,543
Views: 995,776
Posted By HighFive
Ok....38.5% HF

Ok....38.5%

HF
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 17,543
Views: 995,776
Posted By HighFive
:photog Me? I'm still learning how to...

:photog

Me? I'm still learning how to ride.

So, I better revise my assessment: only 39% as good as my Berg (after ALL my WRR mods).

HF
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 17,543
Views: 995,776
Posted By HighFive
No....I bought out! If I have to explain, you...

No....I bought out! If I have to explain, you really wouldn't understand.

But since you asked, I'd rate the WRR at 40% capability in the trails versus my Berg (100%). And, that might actually be...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
:huh Very strange......had you been jumping...

:huh

Very strange......had you been jumping your Terra and/or bottoming it out harshly? Just curious.

The top mount bolt is very easy to access thru the hole provided. I just checked mine...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 17,543
Views: 995,776
Posted By HighFive
:hmmmmm Well, I do have a 1971 Honda CL70...

:hmmmmm


Well, I do have a 1971 Honda CL70 that must be producing more torque than the WRR, because it pops a wheelie much easier. Might even produce more HP, if I could figure out how to mount...
Forum: Thumpers 05-03-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 17,543
Views: 995,776
Posted By HighFive
My ears are burning...... I ran my test on a...

My ears are burning......

I ran my test on a $45,000 (US) Dynostar machine....only because there is one located close to my home. It has a known reputation as the one of the most accurate dynos...
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
Outstanding job, danketchpel! :clap HF...

Outstanding job, danketchpel! :clap

HF :thumbup
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 56,244
Posted By HighFive
Great report! :clap Wonder what you're...

Great report! :clap

Wonder what you're riding now in 2015?

HF :thumbup
Forum: Ride reports 04-08-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 33,044
Posted By HighFive
Well I'll be.....AteamNM is Tony from NTTA (way...

Well I'll be.....AteamNM is Tony from NTTA (way back when). This is Scott from NEOTT. Old Trials buddies, so to speak. Long time old friend! Glad you caught the Dualsport bug. Now, you know...
Forum: Ride reports 04-08-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 33,044
Posted By HighFive
Late to the party (again), but Super thanks for...

Late to the party (again), but Super thanks for sharing your story, Ron. Sorry you were hurt so badly. Glad you are on the mend! If you ever need a pitstop in Oklahoma, give me a shout. I'd like...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 03-24-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 314
Views: 30,758
Posted By HighFive
No worries, BigDog, I'll be there to help you...

No worries, BigDog, I'll be there to help you heat up that can of Hormel Chili.

You're so old, it must be harder to find a temptation than it is to resist one.

Long live Camp Run-A-Muck-A!
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,376
Posted By HighFive
Very nice....krussell. Congrats! HF :thumbup

Very nice....krussell. Congrats!

HF :thumbup
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
Headlight Visor

I finally made a little visor to stop the headlight glare reflecting up my windshield at night. Actually did this a few months ago, and it works very well.

...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
Good grief..... It ain't a race bike. It's...

Good grief.....

It ain't a race bike. It's a pig with wings!

HF
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
The switch changes the (effective) temperature...

The switch changes the (effective) temperature delta. I forget exact amount, but something like 20 degrees cooler than ambient on red setting, and 35 degrees cooler on blue. The device alters the...
Forum: Racing 01-17-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Wow.....great race! It might be boring without...

Wow.....great race! It might be boring without all the controversies. Oh well, back to my life now.

Super thanks to everyone's participation, insight, questions, comments, & smart-alec...
Forum: Racing 01-16-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
That's a good one Cyborg! I should think like...

That's a good one Cyborg! I should think like this from now on.

My liaison was 210 miles today.....on the GS. But it was 65 deg & sunny.

HF :D
Forum: Racing 01-16-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Oh man.....that's it, Troy. You nailed it! ...

Oh man.....that's it, Troy. You nailed it!

Femalien. :clap

HF :thumb
Forum: Racing 01-16-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Out riding dunes and flooded salt flats......in...

Out riding dunes and flooded salt flats......in my imagination, I guess. Swear, if you answer the phone or sit on the crapper too long, you get 10 pages behind at the F5irehose. This Thread can...
Forum: Racing 01-16-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
"Alien" is gonna get a new definition maybe: ...

"Alien" is gonna get a new definition maybe: Laia Sanz

HF :deal
Forum: Racing 01-16-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
GO TOBY.....GO TOBY.....GO TOBY!!!!!!!!! HF...

GO TOBY.....GO TOBY.....GO TOBY!!!!!!!!!

HF :wings
Forum: Racing 01-16-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Some Malle Moto riders still in it. ...

Some Malle Moto riders still in it. Hhhmmmm.....imagine that. Even after Saltgate. Why it's utterly proposterous!

All the Saltgate whining reminded me of that song (from the old TV show...
Forum: Racing 01-14-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
:vardy HF :lurk

:vardy

HF :lurk
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
THIS is superbly stated! :deal. I think it's the...

THIS is superbly stated! :deal. I think it's the primary issue many seem to be avoiding or ignoring.

Route was known. Weather forecast was known. And, competitors could have chosen to dress...
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Told ya some riders were probably still smiling! ...

Told ya some riders were probably still smiling!

Consider that.....in one of the toughest Dakar days ever (apparently), she turned it up and shined.

Press on Laia!!! Full blood Alien, I...
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
This is freaking fantastic! I love it!! If...

This is freaking fantastic! I love it!!

If there are "other" riders plowing toward the finish, then why are inmates complaining? It's just part of the bargain. It might be too predictable...
Forum: Racing 01-11-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Not that it was lacking, but my respect for JBB...

Not that it was lacking, but my respect for JBB has increased a lot.....wondering how he only lost 6 minutes. Unbelievable!!

HF :eek1
Forum: Racing 01-11-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
No Live Comments on Dakar tracking site??? ...

No Live Comments on Dakar tracking site???

HF :huh
Forum: Racing 01-10-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Rest day question for the bikes: what tire sizes...

Rest day question for the bikes: what tire sizes are they running? The rears look wide, as do a few of the fronts. Or, maybe that's just the wide angle camera lens affect. But wider would make...
Forum: Thumpers 01-10-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
Chuffa, a clogged tank vent can affect both ways....

Chuffa, a clogged tank vent can affect both ways. Air has to enter the tank as you consume fuel. So, if there is blockage, you will work toward a vacuum and began starving the motor for...
Forum: Racing 01-08-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
Hhhmmm.....interesting day. Glad they are both...

Hhhmmm.....interesting day. Glad they are both still upright. I doubt JBB is underestimating MC strategy.

I think it's damage control until a mistake surfaces. Too much racing left, to be...
Forum: Racing 01-08-2015, 05:18 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
fesh fesh + Bam Bam = boom boom! Let's see...

fesh fesh + Bam Bam = boom boom!

Let's see if MC stretches his legs in the soft stuff.

GO LAIA.....GO!!!!!!!

HF :thumbup
Forum: Racing 01-05-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,680
Posted By HighFive
:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk HF...

:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk:lurk

HF :thumbup
Forum: Thumpers 01-03-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
Well NJOy, seems it'd be hard to tap the frame...

Well NJOy, seems it'd be hard to tap the frame without dropping some metal into the abyss. How would you fish or flush it out....with assurance? Consequently, I'd opt for a Tee in the rubber...
Forum: Thumpers 12-28-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
I didn't have any trouble getting around the...

I didn't have any trouble getting around the White Rim Trail with the stock tank.

Well....er....uhm....I mean fuel-wise.

HF :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By HighFive
Thank you....a very Merry Christmas to you, as...

Thank you....a very Merry Christmas to you, as well.

HF :thumbup
Forum: Thumpers 11-29-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 862,384
Posted By HighFive
That's exactly why I switched to the tighter...

That's exactly why I switched to the tighter radius, more expensive, silicone Turbo Hose fitting. It solved this problem perfectly. I posted a show-n-tell all about it. You should have seen that,...
Forum: Ride reports 11-11-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 238,922
Posted By HighFive
Yes indeed...."The Devil's Highway". I 2nd that!...

Yes indeed...."The Devil's Highway". I 2nd that!

Just rode it in September. Fabulous road!

HF :thumbup
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