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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-24-2012, 10:54 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 13,450
Posted By notarat
Wow. You broke Godwin's Law before the first word...

Wow. You broke Godwin's Law before the first word of your post. Nice!
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
The only time I ever got my front end off the...

The only time I ever got my front end off the ground was when I changed the forks... :cry
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
I'm from the pumper carb crowd but it's not...

I'm from the pumper carb crowd but it's not necessarily because the BST can't cut it. I would prefer to use the BST, to be honest. I prefer its versatility far more than the preciceness of the...
Forum: Equipment 07-10-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,808
Posted By notarat
I started out with this in my Frontier, but I...

I started out with this in my Frontier, but I wanted more space so I replaced the 60GB SSD with a 480GB SSD and swapped out the M2-ATX Power Supply with an M-3ATX DC-DC PSU. ...
Forum: Equipment 07-10-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,808
Posted By notarat
http://www.e-itx.com/giada-n50.html Replace...

http://www.e-itx.com/giada-n50.html

Replace the internal drive with an SSD and you're set.
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
Is it just me or will that front tire smash into...

Is it just me or will that front tire smash into the front cylinder the first big bump it hits?
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 1,759
Views: 289,560
Posted By notarat
My measurements of two of the needles I have for...

My measurements of two of the needles I have for the BST40
#6F19 63.5 23.57 2.97 2.97 2.79 2.53 2.32 2.05
#6F23 63.5 24.92 2.99 2.99 2.85 2.6 2.31 2.16

The '19 may do it for ya.

There's also...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-09-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 296,091
Posted By notarat
This ...

This
http://img18.imageshack.us/img18/2476/1998yz25002fj3.th.jpg (http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/18/1998yz25002fj3.jpg/)

+ $5000 in parts equals

...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
I think I'm going to load up the bike and take it...

I think I'm going to load up the bike and take it to the dealership tomorrow and let them swap the shock and forks out for the ones I sent to CD for upgrading.

Normally, I'd do this kind of work...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
I found a chart that should help with lining out...

I found a chart that should help with lining out the jetting once you replace the parts you need to.


Main Jet Correction Chart<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns =...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
if you're having problems we need to know more...

if you're having problems we need to know more specific information like what, if any, mods because those mods dictate the advice we give...unless you want generic advice like

check for air leaks,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
The aim looked spot-on so I left it alone.

The aim looked spot-on so I left it alone.
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 144,853
Posted By notarat
BST Replaced with the TM Wow! What a...

BST Replaced with the TM

Wow! What a difference...

Best money I spent on this bike in a while, for sure.

If the temps abate some tomorrow, I'll throw the pig up on the spit and remove her...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
I decided to ignore the heat and install the TM40...

I decided to ignore the heat and install the TM40 this morning so I headed up to my friend's house where I keep the bike.

It was about 90 at 10am when I got there so I got to work quickly since I...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 144,853
Posted By notarat
If the heat lets up tomorrow for a bit, I'll be...

If the heat lets up tomorrow for a bit, I'll be installing my newly-rebuilt forks (No pic because they're fucking forks...who gives a crap.) and the TM40 I got from Jesse at Kientech, and my rear...
Forum: Face plant 07-06-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,940
Posted By notarat
Glad to hear it wasn't a major spill and that...

Glad to hear it wasn't a major spill and that you're doing better. :clap

Rebound Damping would have done more than knee guards. :hide

You should call CD and ask Rick if he'll give you the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 144,853
Posted By notarat
I spoke to Jesse about this issue and he stated...

I spoke to Jesse about this issue and he stated that the TM40 he sells comes as follows:

TM40
Custom Length Cables to be used by OEM throttle assembly
Adapter Rings pre-installed
Extended...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 144,853
Posted By notarat
Yeah they're re-worked DR forks from a 2004 or...

Yeah they're re-worked DR forks from a 2004 or 2005 model. The shock is from a 2008 that I got on eBay, while the forks came from an inmate here.

All told, they came to $250 for the forks and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 144,853
Posted By notarat
My new TM40 from Kientech is due to arrive today...

My new TM40 from Kientech is due to arrive today so I think I'll be spending the next few days risking Heat Stroke and praying for thunderstorms while installing it and getting it tuned. I hear Jesse...
Forum: Face plant 07-05-2012, 12:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,940
Posted By notarat
I hear a sound of some sort right before he goes...

I hear a sound of some sort right before he goes flying. But, try as I might, I simply cannot see anything that would account for him pulling a Greatest American Hero. The trail/road looks to be in...
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2012, 11:43 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 144,853
Posted By notarat
I ride 2-up, only with no one else aboard. (Hint:...

I ride 2-up, only with no one else aboard. (Hint: I'm pretty large, but not so much in charge) Because of that I don't allow anyone on.

In the last 5 years I've had a KLX250S, WR250X, KDX220, and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
I have the PMB Tail Rack and the Wolfman Racks....

I have the PMB Tail Rack and the Wolfman Racks. I'm very happy with them, but it does take some creativity in mounting them together, especially if you are using the Kientech GIXXER cannister mount...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
2 washers from what I can gather.

2 washers from what I can gather.
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2012, 11:35 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
Reality is, you should have done more research...

Reality is, you should have done more research before your first attempt at rebuilding your forks. The whole, "They got washers and I didn't" bit is just too funny. LOL at the petulant schoolboy rant.
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
Nice site. Thanks for the link! When I was...

Nice site. Thanks for the link!

When I was restoring my '98 YZ250, I was looking for a new crank and the complete front and rear caliper assemblies and found that BB and DGY were crazy expensive....
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
BB is competitive on certain parts. Not so much...

BB is competitive on certain parts. Not so much on others. Do some comparison shopping.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-26-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,429
Posted By notarat
Actually, I don't. I already eliminated all the...

Actually, I don't. I already eliminated all the stumbling I saw from 1/4 to 1/2 throttle range using the parts I already had.

The 152.5 Main pulls harder after warm up than either the 150 or 155....
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-25-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,429
Posted By notarat
It's a little frustrating being asked for RPM...

It's a little frustrating being asked for RPM info over and over when the bike has no tachometer. I understand. I went out and bought a hardline tachometer so I can monitor that information.

In...
Forum: Face plant 06-19-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1,120
Views: 210,787
Posted By notarat
Well, D'uh! They laid off the person who was...

Well, D'uh!

They laid off the person who was to cut your check. :rofl
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-18-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,429
Posted By notarat
We've traded posts before on this issue but I...

We've traded posts before on this issue but I will list again the specs

(Thanks(!) to above poster for clarifying the jets are mikuni and the needle is dynojet.)

2012 DR650
599 miles on it...
Forum: Thumpers 06-18-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
I re-routed mine to behind the headlight area and...

I re-routed mine to behind the headlight area and verified there is no kinking of the line.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-18-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,429
Posted By notarat
Mine is experiencing the same issue, so I'm going...

Mine is experiencing the same issue, so I'm going to comment below
Forum: The Garage 06-14-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,287
Posted By notarat
I went to spoon on a Michelin AC-10 and the bead...

I went to spoon on a Michelin AC-10 and the bead band snapped.

I wasn't even using a lot of pressure. It just snapped and the side of the tire ripped about 2 inches towards the tread.
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-13-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,429
Posted By notarat
I think it could be a difference in semantics...

I think it could be a difference in semantics used in the description of the symptoms.

Idle mixture was set using the following method:

lightly seat fuel screw
back out 2 turns
start bike...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-12-2012, 10:42 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,429
Posted By notarat
I seem to have the exact opposite issue. Mine is...

I seem to have the exact opposite issue. Mine is a stumble/hesitation.

It occurs at 1/4 throttle as you start to gently roll onto the throttle to acellerate. If I open the throttle, I get a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-08-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 13,545
Posted By notarat
I stopped in there about 5 weeks ago and bought...

I stopped in there about 5 weeks ago and bought some CR-Hi Bend bars for a bike I was fixing for someone. I had to dig around a huge pile of them on the floor because someone had knocked the display...
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
Let me see if I understand those who replied thus...

Let me see if I understand those who replied thus far telling me to return the mid pipe Jesse made...

You want me to return Jesse's mid pipe and ask for a refund in order to buy the version that...
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
It could have been one of the 28+ emails I sent...

It could have been one of the 28+ emails I sent them using throw-away email accounts saying I was considering their mid pipe until I read on advrider how bad it fit, and how they weren't doing...
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
On a somewhat-related note, Hindle emailed me...

On a somewhat-related note, Hindle emailed me yesterday stating they are in the process of re-designing their mid-pipe and will be done with it soon.
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 97,247
Views: 18,414,653
Posted By notarat
1 It's not Jesse's fault that FMF makes a POS...

1 It's not Jesse's fault that FMF makes a POS product
2 Why would Jesse offer a refund for his oversized mid pipe when (see 1)
3 I don't feel like buying a second mid pipe because (see 2 then 1)
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