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Forum: Old's Cool 12-17-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 16,085
Views: 9,615,697
Posted By FakeName
Yes there was a Bratskellar in San Diego, but...

Yes there was a Bratskellar in San Diego, but it's not the one pictured. Ghirardelli Square is in San Francisco.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-15-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By FakeName
This is true. But a quick look at the Dunlop...

This is true. But a quick look at the Dunlop website indicates a 4.25 rim is out of specification for that 140 tire. And the instability of the 908s at speed is pretty well known- my local dealer...
Forum: Equipment 12-14-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 368
Posted By FakeName
Not sure this is possible. For a Fresnel to...

Not sure this is possible.

For a Fresnel to work correctly, it needs a point (single) point of light- not four. The Fresnel is what focuses the beam down and to the right, away from traffic.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-12-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,435
Posted By FakeName
Ah! You WERE fair! Totally agree- I'd have...

Ah! You WERE fair!

Totally agree- I'd have the same response.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-12-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,435
Posted By FakeName
Let's be fair- call them. Often, websites...

Let's be fair- call them.

Often, websites use a shipping calculator that's a seperate plug-in and mistakes happen. Whenever this has happened in the past (other vendors, I've never ordered from...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-03-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,117
Posted By FakeName
True about the beemer, dunno about the...

True about the beemer, dunno about the jiffy-tite.

But here's a picture of Arfy changing a tire:

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8563/15924709701_90db474d74_z.jpg

I'm helping by offering...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-24-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16,085
Views: 9,615,697
Posted By FakeName
I had a studio very much like that - freight...

I had a studio very much like that - freight elevator, etc for years, and it IS cool.

Until you have to warm the space in the winter and cool the place in the summer.
Forum: Vendors 11-24-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 20,286
Posted By FakeName
Speedy service, and I'm very happy with the E07s....

Speedy service, and I'm very happy with the E07s. THese will be my new standard equipment.

Thanks!

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3940/15661785596_b0c270dc04_c.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-18-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By FakeName
Santiago Peak.

Santiago Peak.
Forum: Equipment 11-18-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,279
Posted By FakeName
I have a KLIM balaclava for sale- $20 plus $5 for...

I have a KLIM balaclava for sale- $20 plus $5 for shipping. Like new.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-16-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,378,231
Posted By FakeName
Update on this: Love these tires!

Update on this: Love these tires!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-12-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 29,673
Posted By FakeName
In.

In.
Forum: Americas 11-11-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,717
Posted By FakeName
Drove the 3 yesterday in the cage- lots of...

Drove the 3 yesterday in the cage- lots of moderniza just south of Tecate- one side closed and routed to the other, etc. not a big deal, but done in a manner one typically associates with the region....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-07-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By FakeName
Water pump Valve adjustment? Has that been...

Water pump
Valve adjustment? Has that been done?
When was the last fuel filter?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-05-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By FakeName
Here it is from Twisted Throttle ...

Here it is from Twisted Throttle
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-05-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By FakeName
Hmm. That pretty.

Hmm.

That pretty.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-05-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By FakeName
Oooo. More info on this connection, please? ...

Oooo.

More info on this connection, please?

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-JBjSMS5CKxg/VFnQtL4jZKI/AAAAAAAAKAA/iaW_0O56urM/s1024/IMG_1208.JPG
Forum: Americas 11-04-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,717
Posted By FakeName
Just had a buddy cross at Tecate this weekend and...

Just had a buddy cross at Tecate this weekend and got turned back to the end of the line when he split his way to the front. Fortunately the wait was not long.

I've never seen it happen, but it...
Forum: Americas 11-03-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,717
Posted By FakeName
I agree with DesertSurfer about 90%, and would...

I agree with DesertSurfer about 90%, and would like to offer a different POV in a non-argumentitive tone. This is the internet and also ADVrider, so often tone can be misinterpreted- let me be clear-...
Forum: Americas 11-03-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,717
Posted By FakeName
You CAN lanesplit to the front of the line at TJ,...

You CAN lanesplit to the front of the line at TJ, but it's a grind. Dodge the vendors, etc.

No paperwork for Baja- the stories you read about paperwork is for south of Ensenada-ish. Yes, you...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-03-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By FakeName
I stand a lot when I ride, and I've not found a...

I stand a lot when I ride, and I've not found a tank bag that allows me to get into the proper standing position. And I'm not a short guy.

I no longer use a tank bag.
Forum: Thumpers 11-03-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 7,811
Views: 1,629,007
Posted By FakeName
I believe to only difference is the front fender....

I believe to only difference is the front fender.

I'd call Aryn at cyclebuy.com he helped me with mine.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-02-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,316
Posted By FakeName
Before buying an ECU, may I make a suggestion? ...

Before buying an ECU, may I make a suggestion?

Why not buy an ECU cable and hook it up to TuneECU and check its function? A fairly small investment might indicate the health of the ecu.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-02-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,378,231
Posted By FakeName
Yes- exactly the problem with the Dunlop- it's a...

Yes- exactly the problem with the Dunlop- it's a 140 and using it on a 4.25 rim is out of specification. The rim is too wide, based on Dunlops recommendations.

Yes, I know many people use them...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-01-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,378,231
Posted By FakeName
Yup, stock adventure rear wheel. New (to me)...

Yup, stock adventure rear wheel. New (to me) tire. Mitas E07. Interesting profile.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-01-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,378,231
Posted By FakeName
Fresh Mitas: ...

Fresh Mitas:

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3940/15661785596_b0c270dc04_b.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7,811
Views: 1,629,007
Posted By FakeName
I suspect it will, but... remember, the 500...

I suspect it will, but...

remember, the 500 has a cush clutch already. Would be interesting to feel what the double-cush effect would be.
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 12,871
Posted By FakeName
BMW K75c Perfect.

BMW K75c

Perfect.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-27-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,388
Posted By FakeName
Vacuum leak- how's it idle?

Vacuum leak- how's it idle?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-23-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,566
Posted By FakeName
And you would be incorrect. The tablet I...

And you would be incorrect.

The tablet I posted is not cellular, and did guide us a a fairly long and remote dirt ride recently, far from cell range. It was used side-by-side with various Garmin...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-22-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,566
Posted By FakeName
https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3928/15226286278_67...

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3928/15226286278_67b62bfe02_c.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 861
Views: 227,986
Posted By FakeName
Wicked No. Changed to the Sicass LED flasher relay.

No. Changed to the Sicass LED flasher relay.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-17-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,824
Posted By FakeName
The thing about the bars- it's not just the...

The thing about the bars- it's not just the height. I found the sweep very uncomfortable.

Renthal 608.
Forum: Equipment 10-15-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,474
Posted By FakeName
Bought my 990 in WA. The dealer provided a 3-day...

Bought my 990 in WA. The dealer provided a 3-day transportation license "plate" valid in WA- but I had a few other states to go across.

One is SUPPOSED to check in with the DMV of each state to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By FakeName
WINNER! Er- loser. Sensor broken, but...

WINNER!

Er- loser.

Sensor broken, but it's exactly where you said, and is clearly the problem.

Thank you.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By FakeName
< runs out to studio to check >

< runs out to studio to check >
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By FakeName
Ambient Temp Blank

Yes, I know about all the various kinky wire places, and have checked them to no avail.

Is the sensor on the right side of the bike (seated position) behind the headlight, or is that the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-13-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 15,234
Posted By FakeName
Just the sound makes me want to hamfist it. ...

Just the sound makes me want to hamfist it.

I'll never mature.:evil
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-13-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 11,153
Views: 2,378,231
Posted By FakeName
Mine's never leaked a drop.

Mine's never leaked a drop.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-11-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,052
Posted By FakeName
Don't try. If wired incorrectly the,...

Don't try.

If wired incorrectly the, anti-light will quickly fill the battery and damage the cells.
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