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Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... Today, 02:14 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,426
Posted By neduro
Well, I thought that went well. Is there a...

Well, I thought that went well.

Is there a face palm smiley?
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... Today, 09:36 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,426
Posted By neduro
Well, since you mention it, I'll chime in...

Well, since you mention it, I'll chime in (wearing my moderator hat).

As a rule, we don't close threads that haven't gone so far South there's no hope of ever seeing the sun again. Every time we...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... Today, 08:47 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 35,557
Posted By neduro
Welcome, all!

Welcome, all!
Forum: Road warriors Today, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1,267
Views: 305,231
Posted By neduro
A couple of updates. ...

A couple of updates.

http://neduro.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2012-Triumph-Street-Triple-R/i-gQNB5D8/0/XL/IMG_4519-XL.jpg

1) I wound up buying the Touratech tankbag...
Forum: Racing Today, 07:55 AM
Replies: 568
Views: 40,753
Posted By neduro
Fantastic stuff! :clap :clap :clap

Fantastic stuff!

:clap :clap :clap
Forum: Racing Yesterday, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By neduro
With the race chosen, naturally the first...

With the race chosen, naturally the first question my mind turned to was picking the ideal weapon. From speaking to Manuel and Pyndon (who raced Sardegna in 2012), it emerges that the speeds more...
Forum: Racing Yesterday, 10:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By neduro
For me, our society has a more than healthy dose...

For me, our society has a more than healthy dose of winner focus, so that begs the question, why go enter a race that I have no hope of winning? I know I can’t run with the big boys, but I also know...
Forum: Racing Yesterday, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By neduro
My next adventure: The Sardegna FIM Rally (June 2015)

To paraphrase an old saying, racing is addictive. So addictive, it makes heroin addiction seem like a vague craving for something salty. I know the taste and I can’t quit… so it is time for the next...
Forum: Racing Yesterday, 10:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,801
Posted By neduro
:lurk Awesome project!

:lurk

Awesome project!
Forum: Racing 04-24-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 568
Views: 40,753
Posted By neduro
Scott won the first stage, then Quinn turned it...

Scott won the first stage, then Quinn turned it up a notch. But Scott has been keeping the pressure on, he was really close until in the dunes if I'm reading the results right.

Really fun stuff....
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-22-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,767
Posted By neduro
Everyone on the operational end is a volunteer,...

Everyone on the operational end is a volunteer, so I agree it's weird for the check to not get cashed, but it's someone doing that on top of their regular job, and for that, they have my thanks.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-21-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 939
Posted By neduro
Nothing has changed. Technically, my...

Nothing has changed.

Technically, my understanding is that anything traveling on a route on the MVUM needs a sticker. Federal, State, and County roads are not on the MVUM, but many fairly major...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-21-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 939
Posted By neduro
By the letter of the law, yes. Same for the BDR.

By the letter of the law, yes. Same for the BDR.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-20-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,650
Posted By neduro
The gist of the schedule is: Arrive...

The gist of the schedule is:

Arrive Thursday afternoon, we'll have a riding test set up so you can get on your bike and get your sea legs, and then get a beer and heckle people who get there...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-20-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 939
Posted By neduro
Coming to Colorado to ride? Some things to consider...

Jeff Slavens, of Slavens racing (http://slavensracing.com/), has been around and involved with Colorado trails for more years that I've been alive. Below is an excerpt of his latest email to...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-19-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 32,234
Posted By neduro
Great post. We all affect those around us,...

Great post. We all affect those around us, tolerance and a smile is the key to success.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-17-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,650
Posted By neduro
I think the intent is that one of the organizers...

I think the intent is that one of the organizers rooms could be used for showers and such. This is adventure riding, we can't have people smelling bad! :lol3

As for the bike size question- there...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-17-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 37,664
Posted By neduro
You are correct. The conditions of the...

You are correct.

The conditions of the settlement were a consultation with Fish and Wildlife Service before reopening to motorized use. That consultation is not trivial, and requires essentially...
Forum: Vendors 04-17-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 832
Views: 205,466
Posted By neduro
Funny you should say that, a little birdie told...

Funny you should say that, a little birdie told me the answer is yes. And pretty soon now, too. More info to follow as it becomes available...
Forum: Racing 03-31-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 15,852
Posted By neduro
IGGS: Gutted for you, best wishes toward recovery.

IGGS: Gutted for you, best wishes toward recovery.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-30-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,650
Posted By neduro
We've got months of scouting into creating maps...

We've got months of scouting into creating maps and books that will take you places I bet you haven't seen before- I know they were new to me.

Plus, it's a fun experience to hang out with the...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-30-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,098
Posted By neduro
You won't, and, you can do rings on a 125 in...

You won't, and, you can do rings on a 125 in about 30 minutes for about $30 (all you need is a base gasket, rings, and coolant, don't pull the head or else you have to add head gasket to that)....
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-30-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,767
Posted By neduro
I'm sticking this for a while, we need COHVCO and...

I'm sticking this for a while, we need COHVCO and COHVCO needs us.

And, I'm sending a donation.
Forum: Racing 03-29-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 6,111
Views: 763,101
Posted By neduro
Mich Desert Race, the standard rally tire...

Mich Desert Race, the standard rally tire worldwide
Forum: Racing 03-29-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 40,753
Posted By neduro
I'm really bummed I'm missing this. It looks like...

I'm really bummed I'm missing this. It looks like awesome terrain, great organization and follow through, and as anyone who knows Scott will attest, his roadbooks are absolutely perfect.

Y'all...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-26-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 16,388
Views: 2,607,884
Posted By neduro
2005 Montesa 4RT trials bike Low hour,...

2005 Montesa 4RT trials bike

Low hour, unabused and well maintained 4RT. The ultimate trail/trial machine. This one was basically brand new when I got it a couple years ago. I've done about 1...
Forum: Vendors 02-27-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 832
Views: 205,466
Posted By neduro
THAT looks like it took a hit! No further testing...

THAT looks like it took a hit! No further testing is required... :deal
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-17-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 27,448
Posted By neduro
Will turn forever clicking in. Out I think it...

Will turn forever clicking in. Out I think it will stop, but either way, it won't be adjusting damping.

If you're not sure who was last in the forks, I think it's worth having them checked as a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-16-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 27,448
Posted By neduro
+1 and If anyone other than superplush...

+1

and

If anyone other than superplush has been in the forks, it is possible to run the rebound adjustment in the fork cap "off the rails" meaning it doesn't come back out when you click out....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-16-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 27,448
Posted By neduro
Does tractive make a rear shock for the SE? Link?...

Does tractive make a rear shock for the SE? Link?

Over and over, I keep coming back to the shock being my limiting factor with the bike. Mine is the original SPS valving job on an SE, it's great...
Forum: Road warriors 02-15-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 1,267
Views: 305,231
Posted By neduro
Thanks, all. Tankbag- the triumph one looks...

Thanks, all.

Tankbag- the triumph one looks great, but that's a later VIN range than mine. I like the tank mount options... have to decide and get something coming.

Tires: Stumbled across the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-15-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 82,148
Posted By neduro
That's the first time I've heard Mapsource called...

That's the first time I've heard Mapsource called excellent, it amazes me how intuitive the GPS is to use, and what a clusterf$^k their PC software is.

Anyway, I believe there is a narrow window...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-15-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 82,148
Posted By neduro
A Garmin 276C. IMO, along with the nearly...

A Garmin 276C. IMO, along with the nearly identical 478, far and away the finest unit ever made for adventure riding. Others must agree, they are trading for twice what they did new since they are no...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-15-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 82,148
Posted By neduro
Thanks all. I'm amazed at how I fall out of...

Thanks all.

I'm amazed at how I fall out of love with this bike at home. If I'm riding dirt, I'd rather be on the 500. If I'm riding pavement, I'd rather not be. :deal

Then I take it on a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-14-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 82,148
Posted By neduro
Just to resurrect an old thread... Here's my mini...

Just to resurrect an old thread... Here's my mini report from the last few weeks...

Back in December, I broke a part on the SE in Cabo, and decided to leave it there. I put it in a friend's...
Forum: Road warriors 02-14-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1,267
Views: 305,231
Posted By neduro
So after selling a Superduke a while back, I was...

So after selling a Superduke a while back, I was jonesing for something to ride around town.

Apex Sports, a great dealer in Colorado Springs, just declined to install the raised hardwood flooring...
Forum: Road warriors 02-14-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 77,333
Posted By neduro
Funny for this thread to come up right now, I was...

Funny for this thread to come up right now, I was missing my SD. But instead of buying another one, I stumbled across a cheap Street Triple R (the 675 naked Triumph) and decided to give that a try. ...
Forum: Vendors 02-12-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 832
Views: 205,466
Posted By neduro
I've had good luck with Silicone (on lots of...

I've had good luck with Silicone (on lots of things, not just this). My theory is that silicone has a little give to it, so it doesn't break away like Loctite with the slightest movement.
Forum: Racing 01-28-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 880,837
Posted By neduro
Well, it's not Dakar news, but since I alluded to...

Well, it's not Dakar news, but since I alluded to it here earlier... If You See Kay (https://www.facebook.com/IfYouSeeKayWines?ref=br_tf) wines is helping Scott Bright and I go to Sardegna to race...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-27-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 72,225
Posted By neduro
Well said! It's growing on me. Mechanically...

Well said!

It's growing on me. Mechanically simple almost always does.
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