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Forum: The Garage 07-01-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,197
Posted By ktm360mx
Up and then they grow right back. Been there and...

Up and then they grow right back. Been there and done that one many times.

Fire is good for immediate weed control, but doesn't have any lasting change, they just start growing back.
Forum: Trials 06-19-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 946
Posted By ktm360mx
I started wearing hiking boots when I first...

I started wearing hiking boots when I first bought a trials bike 15 years ago. Still wear them today.

Works for me.
Forum: The Garage 04-30-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,787
Posted By ktm360mx
Great find! I hate it when weird stuff like that...

Great find! I hate it when weird stuff like that happens. Glad you figured it out and that it's back up and running.

As a side note-- The grit in the fuel bowl is normal (for me anyway). ...
Forum: The Garage 04-29-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,787
Posted By ktm360mx
The cps was my first thought, filled by an issue...

The cps was my first thought, filled by an issue with the valve cover gaskets. However, the harnesses under the valve covers or both valve cover gaskets would need to be bad.

Sounds with fuel or...
Forum: The Garage 04-10-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,911
Posted By ktm360mx
All good stuff here! If the OP is still...

All good stuff here!

If the OP is still around you may give cyanne pepper a try. we had the issue with a dog when we lived in a neighborhood. Went to Sam's and bought the big jar of the stuff,...
Forum: The Garage 04-10-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,391
Posted By ktm360mx
I think you are missing my point. It's not the...

I think you are missing my point. It's not the price vs the cost of materials.

It's the price relative to what it does. Build a better trap and you can charge more for the product and users...
Forum: The Garage 04-09-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,391
Posted By ktm360mx
Sad? maybe. Charging $229 for that...

Sad? maybe.

Charging $229 for that thing is ridiculous. So it's not that sad.

I still don't get the point of this thing.

What does it actually do? I see it lifts the bike up. ...
Forum: The Garage 03-30-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 570
Posted By ktm360mx
Thanks guys! It took 15 minutes to get the...

Thanks guys! It took 15 minutes to get the tools, figure out how to adjust the valve, and then do it. Far easier than I thought.

Adjusted the left rear, now it's level. Guess that's it, but...
Forum: The Garage 03-30-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 570
Posted By ktm360mx
Thanks for the advice guys. I appreciate it. As...

Thanks for the advice guys. I appreciate it. As mentioned there is a small leak in the tube on the ride height valve. A few bubbles with soap and water.

Looking at it again this morning- no...
Forum: The Garage 03-29-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 570
Posted By ktm360mx
Any Airbag Experts Here?

It never ceases to amaze me at the wealth of knowledge that resides on ADV.

So, on to the problem, I have a 2007 freight liner chassis motor home. There are airbags on all 4 corners and tanks...
Forum: The Garage 03-27-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,701
Posted By ktm360mx
I have had the simple HF version for several...

I have had the simple HF version for several years. Works fine for me. Not sure why one would need a fancier version. Just point and shoot.
Forum: The Garage 03-24-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,560
Posted By ktm360mx
Another WD40 person here. I've used tire lubes...

Another WD40 person here. I've used tire lubes in the past too, but WD is always around and very handy to just spray it on.
Forum: The Garage 02-22-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,256
Posted By ktm360mx
I ran into this several years ago-- it can be...

I ran into this several years ago-- it can be done if you know what to ask for and where to call.

Shock service places were no help-- all said it couldn't be done on fork diameter tubes.... well,...
Forum: The Garage 01-25-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,452
Posted By ktm360mx
Geez, there is one in every crowd and you get to...

Geez, there is one in every crowd and you get to be that guy. Wear the badge with honor, you earned it. Now run along and let the grown-ups talk.


I'm in a similar boat. Took a CC class in...
Forum: The Garage 01-10-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,980
Posted By ktm360mx
Aside from the SS stuff, most of the packing is...

Aside from the SS stuff, most of the packing is some variant of fiberglass. I've used loose, matt, and SS packing. All things considered, I get pretty much the same result by using just regular...
Forum: The Garage 01-10-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,012
Posted By ktm360mx
Wow-- good to know. Have a 545 and probably...

Wow-- good to know. Have a 545 and probably would have just bought and installed the alternator. Never would have occurred to me to have single use hardware on something like an alternator or...
Forum: The Garage 01-10-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3,475
Views: 510,349
Posted By ktm360mx
Wow! Great stuff the thread this week! I...

Wow! Great stuff the thread this week!

I spent 2.5 hours changing the starter in a 99 Taco in 20 degree weather.... Lots of fun!

You know, as murphy's law has it, it was 2 ours to get the...
Forum: The Garage 12-27-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,630
Posted By ktm360mx
I burn kerosene from the local gas station. it...

I burn kerosene from the local gas station. it is dyed red, but burns the same as the very expensive clear stuff from Home Depot. I haven't tried diesel because it is the same price as the kerosene.
Forum: Equipment 12-19-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,236
Posted By ktm360mx
We have a 3 person and love it. lived in it for...

We have a 3 person and love it. lived in it for a month in Africa with no complaints and only great things to say about it.
Forum: The Garage 12-12-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,119
Posted By ktm360mx
I put it horizontally on the walls of my trailer....

I put it horizontally on the walls of my trailer. I looked for the metal studs that make the sides and used self tapping hex head bolts/screws to attach them to the sides.

works well and...
Forum: The Garage 10-09-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 954
Posted By ktm360mx
good one!

good one!
Forum: The Garage 10-09-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 954
Posted By ktm360mx
What's your address? :lol3:lol3:lol3

What's your address? :lol3:lol3:lol3
Forum: The Garage 10-05-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,005
Posted By ktm360mx
I used 2 fender washers and sandwiched the...

I used 2 fender washers and sandwiched the plywood in-between for each wheel chock in the floor. nothing has come loose or budged.
Forum: Equipment 09-01-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,434
Posted By ktm360mx
I used them for 4 years now, more or less. Take...

I used them for 4 years now, more or less. Take them whitewater kayaking every week. I just put it in the non-waterproof pocket in my dry top. When I don't have a dry top, just put it in the...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 08-08-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,246
Posted By ktm360mx
wow!

wow!
Forum: The Garage 08-07-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,878
Posted By ktm360mx
Yup! Potato guns are great fun. I do a lot with...

Yup! Potato guns are great fun. I do a lot with the Boy Scouts and usually have one with me on our campouts. I have a few big ones and a small backing version.

the Big ones are PVC with a 4...
Forum: The Garage 07-30-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,320
Posted By ktm360mx
YEah- so much for following the instructions- I...

YEah- so much for following the instructions- I double checked the directions from the MFG and it says to remove the chrome, shoot while warm, and cure again....

I will clean it up and try...
Forum: The Garage 07-27-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,320
Posted By ktm360mx
How about something on how to clear coat over the...

How about something on how to clear coat over the silver/chrome powder coat. I bought some almost chrome to coat a pulley. Then added a gloss clear over it to make it shine more, turned the chrome...
Forum: The Garage 07-27-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,387
Posted By ktm360mx
?

I find this all pretty funny. I always thought that if you have nail in your tire, you plug it as a repair. Done it a couple of times in the past. Sidewalls are a different story.

I was...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-14-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,426
Posted By ktm360mx
Umm

Ummm, drain the carbs like we do..... (granted I only own single cylinder bikes :D)
Forum: The Garage 03-14-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,634
Posted By ktm360mx
e-track

I used E-track in my trailer and it works fine. I am sure they are all relatively the same, just go with what you like and will work for you.

The aircraft stuff looks pretty cool, e-track bits...
Forum: The Garage 03-14-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 954
Posted By ktm360mx
Rhino-line them

Spend a lot of time kayaking and on the river. Most of us rhino-line our own pipes. Usually runs $20-$30 for a pair. Lasts forever.

Just find a line-x or whatever dealer and drop off your...
Forum: The Garage 01-06-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,320
Posted By ktm360mx
nNot yet

I haven't started yet, but looking into it currently. We are building a Factor Five 818 and have been painting various parts like above. The look great, then I made the mistake of wiping down the...
Forum: The Garage 11-10-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,198
Posted By ktm360mx
Me too

I broke (2) 1/2" to 3/8" adaptors last weekend. When they broke, the 3/8" part remained in the socket. 1 adaptor was Kobalt, the other was Craftsman. I couldn't get the broken piece out of the...
Forum: The Garage 11-05-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,198
Posted By ktm360mx
How Many?

Your set up looks just like mine!

So how many of us broken sockets? Quite a few actually- I broke 4 sockets, 2 1/2 to 3/8 adaptors and a 3/8 breaker bar this weekend. Replacing the heads on a...
Forum: The Garage 10-27-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,843
Posted By ktm360mx
Sure

That's very similar to what our shed rests on. We have a 10X20 shed with a side door. Blocks like that about every 3-4 feet. It's been on them for the past 10 years or so.

We received A LOT of...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 09-30-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 23,578
Posted By ktm360mx
Yes, and for the rest of us who don't have to buy...

Yes, and for the rest of us who don't have to buy our friends....:lol3
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,125
Posted By ktm360mx
PC and Software

Great job! What kind of computer and software are you plannig on using? Your experience at 13 hours seems crazy to me. We shoot video frequently and edit with iMovie or Final Cut. Super easy and...
Forum: The Garage 03-03-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,354
Posted By ktm360mx
Warranty

I suppose either one is fine and good points are raised about quality and such. The thing I wonder is - how do you have a broken tool replaced if you bought off of the internet. Don't get me wrong,...
Forum: The Garage 02-14-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,511
Posted By ktm360mx
Stopped making these?

They stopped making these? I saw them at O'Reillys last week. I love these things. With 40 of them, looks like you love them more than me!
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