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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... Yesterday, 07:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,288
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Thumb Braaap

Nice to meet more of the ADV crew and some neighbors :thumb we had a great time out there today. I still can't believe we were riding in JANUARY!

The conditions were pretty much perfect today, no...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-24-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,288
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
We'll be showing up in the A.M. hope to finally...

We'll be showing up in the A.M. hope to finally meet a couple more of the neighbors. I'll be in a White & Black Silverado and a B&W KTM 300 and a Honda 230F.
Forum: Road warriors 01-23-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 12,334
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
:kat White + those cheap bags aren't doing the...

:kat White + those cheap bags aren't doing the bike any favors and the lack of a disc on the left side really make that ugly mag wheel stand out.

@ this angle and color without the bags I think...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-23-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,282
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Dunlop 606 or Bridgestone 604? The Dunlop 606...

Dunlop 606 or Bridgestone 604? The Dunlop 606 was on my XR600 when I bought it. HATED it on the front. The rear tire worked fine for me in Moab (but what tire wouldn't work well there?), although...
Forum: Vendors 01-21-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,655
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Maybe they're waiting for 10yrs...

Maybe they're waiting for 10yrs...
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 636
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
:thumb :thumb that bike is awesome. I would...

:thumb :thumb that bike is awesome. I would NEVER put a bike that clean and rare in the dirt though.
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 636
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Find a Husky 4 stroke I think all of the 4 stroke...

Find a Husky 4 stroke I think all of the 4 stroke TEs (and SMRs) from '04ish on up until they were bought by BMW were 50 state legal.

Good Looking bikes too!...
Forum: Road warriors 01-21-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 34,757
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Wow not only is the M109 BOSS a sweet looking...

Wow not only is the M109 BOSS a sweet looking bike the BOSS GSR750 :tb is really sweet looking too.

I need to go sit on some of these bikes and try to ride a few as well, the cruiser style is...
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,541
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
I don't think this is the best way to put it. ...

I don't think this is the best way to put it.

Husqvarna was a Swedish bike manufacturer, and in the 1980s some of the employees left Husqvarna when the company was bought and moved to Italy and...
Forum: Road warriors 01-20-2015, 11:24 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 34,757
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Mid weight Japanese Cruiser for Commuting. AM I crazy?

I don't know about the Harley thing, but I've been contemplating about going down the cruiser path. The thing is; there's so many different cruisers and at first I couldn't see much difference in...
Forum: Americas 01-19-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,599
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
If you find partner(s) to ride with share the...

If you find partner(s) to ride with share the load when it comes to tools. For Example: There's no reason for each person in the group to carry a set of tire irons, so one guy can carry those,...
Forum: Trip Planning 01-19-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 988
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
This! If you have a car, just fit a hitch...

This!

If you have a car, just fit a hitch and pick up a cheap trailer (maybe a $600 investment). ANY car can tow a small bike. I towed an XR650L across the US behind a Mercedes 280E on a small...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-19-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,282
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
^ I installed a set on my KTM 300 XC. But I have...

^ I installed a set on my KTM 300 XC. But I have 0 time on them. I stripped the bike to the frame and freshened it up at the end of the Fall and chose these tires to run with the Tubliss system...
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11,104
Views: 1,597,533
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
:thumb Where is this? Looks like Cali to me! I...

:thumb Where is this? Looks like Cali to me! I sure do miss the riding in California.
Forum: Road warriors 01-17-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,300
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
A lot of people are giving a lot of advice, but...

A lot of people are giving a lot of advice, but the OP never said where he lived or what his size was (maybe I missed it).

I know people that ride 4 stroke 150cc scooters and are happy as can be. ...
Forum: Road warriors 01-16-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,334
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
I'm not sure about the K1200, but I had a K100LT...

I'm not sure about the K1200, but I had a K100LT for a little while when I lived in Nola and that bike would cook you (the engine threw a lot of heat) and the suspension even with upgraded shocks...
Forum: Road warriors 01-15-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,466
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
I'll let the world know when I've found the perfect bike.

The Perfect bike doesn't exist. I bought a Ducati M800ie 10 years ago from a coworker that had been riding for 50+ years and he was telling me how he was on the quest for that perfect bike. He...
Forum: Americas 01-15-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
This is a BIG TRIP 5,000miles+

If I were going to ride from Daytona to Moab, I'd hit Granada/40 and ride that West to Ocala and then snake my way over towards Panama City Beach and ride along the coast some til Pensacola (I would...
Forum: Americas 01-15-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,712
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
^ a simple way to implement what you're saying is...

^ a simple way to implement what you're saying is to remember to eat things like Broccoli (raw or lightly cooked not the shit from Golden Corral), because vegetables like Broccoli take a lot of...
Forum: Thumpers 01-15-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 450
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Did you have your TW jetted optimally? ...

Did you have your TW jetted optimally?

Several years ago I was riding up Pikes Peak and was surprised to see someone riding a CRF230L up there. I was on an F800GS and above treeline the bike felt...
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 7,305
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Riding anything is fun but riding modern high...

Riding anything is fun but riding modern high performance bikes is even more fun.



Different strokes for different folks, I guess. Or maybe it's an ignorance is bliss kind of thing. Riding a...
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,314
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Is the Minimum Displacement thing a FL Law? I...

Is the Minimum Displacement thing a FL Law? I don't think the 150cc min requirement is a Federal/DOT law. I don't see any signs posted out here in Colorado but when I got my Driver's License in...
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 7,305
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
...to be less than 300#

I think it all depends on what your definition of "Dual Sport" is.

For many people it's a dirt bike that can be legally ridden on the streets in all 50 states for the purpose of connecting trails....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-12-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Most airports have "MoGas" which is Ethanol Free...

Most airports have "MoGas" which is Ethanol Free and should be 91 Octane; the price is higher than at a gas station though http://www.airnav.com/ you can find fuel prices at the airport at that...
Forum: Thumpers 01-11-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,314
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
:nod The speeds on most US roads are...

:nod

The speeds on most US roads are probably a lot faster than the OP is used to. Here in the States you want a bike that can go 55mph+ without struggling and that means a 250cc+

The...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-09-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,131
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
stay away from Tmobile.

T-Mobile Coverage; WTF is that? It doesn't exist! :lol3

My Girlfriends work switched from Sprint which would work at our House (where nothing else seems to) to T-Mobile about a year or so ago. ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,599
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
If you want to know all you ever cared to about...

If you want to know all you ever cared to about the DRZ spend some time reading over at TT http://www.thumpertalk.com/forum/17-dr-z-400/

I've had 2, an '01 and an '04. The early bikes aren't...
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,681
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
I have never used the K760F Front

Yes for the most part, terrain rating has to do with the tire's compound. BUT it also has to do with the Knob height and spacing as well. Generally a "Soft" tire will have a hard rubber compound...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-08-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,862
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
^ It's not the 1990s anymore. Toyota was clearly...

^ It's not the 1990s anymore. Toyota was clearly head of the pack back then (in regards to reliability), but the Domestics have closed the gap; and when it comes down to cost of Operation Toyota...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-07-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,862
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
I love Fords BUT...

1997 - 2003 F150 Triton Engines suffer from poor sparkplug design (4 threads) that can seize into the head. They can also blow out of the heads as well.

2003-2006 F150 Triton Engines have a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-07-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,630
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
The funny thing is my ticket never came! I...

The funny thing is my ticket never came!

I did get one in Littleton though from a camera in a rental car in 2009 and I paid it because you have to or else you lose your rental privileges.
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,681
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
The Front tire is 100% D.O.T....

The Front tire is 100% D.O.T. http://www.summitracing.com/parts/knt-047751003b1

If I still had the bike with that tire I'd put a photo up of the DOT marking on it. The bike it is mounted on went...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,957
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
:topes My 525 MXC needed a complete valve job in...

:topes My 525 MXC needed a complete valve job in <3,000 miles of pure dirt riding. It's a good engine but it's not going 50K without several rebuilds.
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,957
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Bummer there's no SMC up there, Is there any used...

Bummer there's no SMC up there, Is there any used older models of the 690 up there like the Duke III or the fugly 690 Supermoto?

I just wouldn't get the 500 for a daily rider. You'll be getting...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,681
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Rider Skill...

Rider Skill (Beginner/Intermediate/Expert):Intermediate+
Bike: XR600, KTM 300XC, CRF230 and many past
Terrains (Woods, Rocky, Sand, Roots, Hills): ALL
Conditions: (Wet, Muddy, Dry): ALL
Tire...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,957
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
'tards are fun!

Buying the 500 EXC and then converting it is going to be $$,$$$; you can get a KTM 690 SMC that is already set up for Supermoto from the factory and has far longer maintenance intervals than the 500...
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,243
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
Yes you can street a YZ250 here in CO. check out...

Yes you can street a YZ250 here in CO. check out the plate a bike thread over in the Rockies regional forum.

The YZ250 ain't gonna last long riding it 60mph. Better of with a CR500 or KX500.
Forum: Americas 01-05-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,712
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
It's the Bread!

Sugars, Grains and Carbs make you fat. Drink Water not Beer and Soda, eat Bacon and Eggs for breakfast, Salads for lunch, fruit and nuts as snacks. Skip the Cheese too. http://whole30.com/
...
Forum: Americas 01-05-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
+2 on Telluride, and more so Ouray. I prefer...

+2 on Telluride, and more so Ouray. I prefer Ouray over Telluride mostly because Telluride is more of a yuppie/snob destination; I get the same vibe walking around Telluride as I do out on Cape...
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 733
Posted By Rogue_Ryder
The KLR guys have been running that K270 for...

The KLR guys have been running that K270 for years! It's hardly undiscovered.

I think that the K270 and the IRC GP1 are fine for dual sports and riders who aren't aggressive. I ran the GP1 on a...
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