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Forum: Rallies 06-26-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
Thanks for the tips to Eddyturns and ORF! ...

Thanks for the tips to Eddyturns and ORF!

These tips will help. I suppose I'm going to part with some cash for a decent GPS unit.

I'm not so good with GPS tech and I hope it is fairly...
Forum: Rallies 06-25-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
CDT to Gunnison

That would be great! I need to familiarize myself with the maps first. I tried to find the entrance point on Tuesday, but failed miserably. The US forestry office in Cuba weren't able to help me...
Forum: Rallies 06-23-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
Albuquerque to Gunnison on the CDT?

Anyone interested in trying to ride the CDT for the ride up to WESTFEST? I'm a little leery of trying this thing solo. I figure I could catch the trail around Cuba, but seeing that I have...
Forum: Rallies 06-15-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
WOOT! Thank you very much for all your help! ...

WOOT! Thank you very much for all your help!

Looking so forward to this.
Forum: Rallies 06-15-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
I sent in my paypal payment! :clap I just...

I sent in my paypal payment! :clap

I just hope it was received and haven't got any reply. So I'm a little wary of booking my campsite at KOA. Should I just do it and show up anyways? What if...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-10-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 180,691
Posted By Sun Ray
I don't even have a posuer. :cry

I don't even have a posuer. :cry
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-31-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,072
Posted By Sun Ray
New Mexico drivers (and riders) are horrible,...

New Mexico drivers (and riders) are horrible, maybe not as bad as the big city zombies, but still. I used to give driving lessons and tests, I ought to know. Glad you're safe!
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-29-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,658
Posted By Sun Ray
I never managed to finish it, sorry. I'll try...

I never managed to finish it, sorry. I'll try again soon. Life got in the way. lol
Forum: Road Warriors 05-29-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Good to know, my Stinko Tires although cheaper, ...

Good to know, my Stinko Tires although cheaper, don't inspire confidence in the sweeps. :rofl
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-29-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2,157
Views: 110,270
Posted By Sun Ray
Yeah, me too. I promised I would, but as usual, I...

Yeah, me too. I promised I would, but as usual, I keep forgetting to check the forum.
Forum: Rallies 05-28-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
Sorry about the PM Delta21. I just sent a paypal...

Sorry about the PM Delta21. I just sent a paypal payment. Thanks for organizing this, I'm trying on some dresses my wife has, a man has to look his best. :lol3:clap:freaky:rayof:wings
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-28-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 2,157
Views: 110,270
Posted By Sun Ray
Sounds great! I'll keep checking on this thread....

Sounds great! I'll keep checking on this thread. I don't even have a milk crate. :dunno No... nope, that's a lie. I've been collecting them in anticipation. XD
Forum: Rallies 05-28-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
Great! I'm in! I'll check with the local folk...

Great! I'm in! I'll check with the local folk here in Albuquerque, see if anyone else is going, maybe have a group go together. Thanks for the kind message! I can't wait to see what this is all...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-28-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 2,157
Views: 110,270
Posted By Sun Ray
So, i was wondering: I'm thinking about going to...

So, i was wondering: I'm thinking about going to Westfest, and I wanted to see if any of you had been and wether any of youz going? Anyways, maybe I could stop by and introduce myself and my (new...
Forum: Rallies 05-27-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
Ha! Yeah, I hear you. KLR will be good, because...

Ha! Yeah, I hear you. KLR will be good, because I'm really a noob when it comes to the little amount of dual-sport experiences.
Forum: Rallies 05-26-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 48,291
Posted By Sun Ray
I'm thinking about it... Sounds like tons of...

I'm thinking about it... Sounds like tons of fun, but the "denoobing" is keeping me on the fence. Would I bring a KLR or FJR, or do I tow the KLR with the FJR? :evil
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-14-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2,157
Views: 110,270
Posted By Sun Ray
You can always go about 2 block away and get some...

You can always go about 2 block away and get some more delicious beer from La Cumbre Brewery. :D:evil That would reset your 3 beer limit. lol
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-14-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2,157
Views: 110,270
Posted By Sun Ray
When are y'all meeting again? I'd like to meet a...

When are y'all meeting again? I'd like to meet a fellow adv rider in meatspace. Cheers! :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 17,427
Views: 2,080,493
Posted By Sun Ray
I like that lowered Sargent seat, I may have to...

I like that lowered Sargent seat, I may have to get one for my other bike! :deal
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 17,427
Views: 2,080,493
Posted By Sun Ray
My new to me 2009 KLR, it has 19000 miles, and I...

My new to me 2009 KLR, it has 19000 miles, and I just took it off-road for the first time today, in the off-road area south of Albuquerque. More adventures to follow. <a...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-29-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 38,669
Posted By Sun Ray
FJR, fo' sure. It's powerful without having to be...

FJR, fo' sure. It's powerful without having to be a 1600cc gas guzzling over engineered german bike. Easy to get it fixed anywhere in the US, and John Ryan was able to complete the trip from...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-29-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1,865
Views: 302,627
Posted By Sun Ray
205 But, he is a very respected member of...

205

But, he is a very respected member of the french motorcycling community and a writer for a motorcycling magazine.

Here a spoof of it, where he stars.
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Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-26-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,152
Posted By Sun Ray
Sucky! I'm sick of people not properly securing...

Sucky! I'm sick of people not properly securing their loads! Is it that hard? I saw some asshole pull out of home depot with a ply wood sheet tied in the middle by one rope. I followed him to...
Forum: Americas 05-19-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By Sun Ray
Nah, flat boring corn fields for miles and miles...

Nah, flat boring corn fields for miles and miles and miles and miles and miles...

You think your bike can handle that many miles? :lol3
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-19-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,251
Posted By Sun Ray
Pics or GTFO! :evil

Pics or GTFO! :evil
Forum: Road Warriors 05-12-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Am I the only one that finds these Russell seats...

Am I the only one that finds these Russell seats ugly on the FJR? I suppose I need to evaluate my taste, since I also think the Mona Lisa is hideous. :evil
Forum: Road Warriors 05-07-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Yes, nothing to worry about. You'll also...

Yes, nothing to worry about.

You'll also find that sometimes, while shifting from neutral to 1st it will not engage, just move or push the bike forward and it will engage. All bikes have their...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-05-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 1,865
Views: 302,627
Posted By Sun Ray
We saw you in the campground in Humboldt State...

We saw you in the campground in Humboldt State Park, we had the corner spot with the Gianourmous Kelty tent and the Honda Ridgeline. I was admiring that Trophy! Cool! Beautiful up there!
Sorry...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-23-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
My gas mileage is fine, around 40-48 mpg except...

My gas mileage is fine, around 40-48 mpg except when I get a little spirited in town, or the twisties, then It usually plummets to 38-40 mpg. I'll take it in soon.

Thanks for the information. :D
Forum: Road Warriors 04-23-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
I only smell it when it is running. Yes, I did...

I only smell it when it is running. Yes, I did change my spark plugs, but I noticed that ever since I bought it and assumed that it might be normal for the FJR. It's not super strong but it is...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-23-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Fuel fume smell?

Could anyone confirm that the fuel smell on the FJR (2012) is normal? I keep smelling fumes, and although I don't see or feel anything wrong with the bike I feel it's running a little "rich."
Forum: Road Warriors 03-26-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Ok. I'll look up Gary's stiffy, err…:norton ...

Ok. I'll look up Gary's stiffy, err…:norton

Just joined FJRiders Handle: Sun FJRay
Forum: Road Warriors 03-26-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
:lol3 No seriously, what is a "stiffy" from...

:lol3

No seriously, what is a "stiffy" from Gary??? :confused
Forum: Road Warriors 03-26-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Center stand: Make sure you don't use the...

Center stand: Make sure you don't use the passenger rail, you might crack the subframe in the long run! ( At least I was led to believe this.) And don't put more than 10 lbs on the rear rack or...
Forum: Road Warriors 03-25-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Pff! They only sell 86 for regular here in the...

Pff! They only sell 86 for regular here in the Land of Entrapment. So I put 88 in it. :norton:D
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-18-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13,430
Views: 1,847,287
Posted By Sun Ray
:rofl Seems like KTM bikes are very durable....

:rofl

Seems like KTM bikes are very durable. :clap
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-18-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 13,430
Views: 1,847,287
Posted By Sun Ray
I hope that 9k is what they were trying to...

I hope that 9k is what they were trying to convey. :rofl

Still, if it is 9000k I want to pay him/her a visit and ask this person about the adventures! Although I suppose 8000-10,000 miles a year...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-17-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 13,430
Views: 1,847,287
Posted By Sun Ray
If I had the money I would...

http://albuquerque.craigslist.org/mcy/4377746747.html

I've been looking for something like that, but don't have the cash… yet.

I think it's a decent deal, waddya inmates think? :evil
Forum: Road Warriors 03-14-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Linky? :evil

Linky?
:evil
Forum: Road Warriors 03-14-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4,692
Views: 823,842
Posted By Sun Ray
Congratz! I did the same kind of logic run down...

Congratz! I did the same kind of logic run down before I got my 2012. Except now I want a small dual sport or endure bike. :baldy
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