ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 88
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: satchmo3
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3,788
Views: 595,461
Posted By satchmo3
My oil pan was clean, I always clean it well so I...

My oil pan was clean, I always clean it well so I can see what might be in each oil change. The shavings appear to be aluminum, and were definitely not there before, suggesting they are from drilling...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 3,788
Views: 595,461
Posted By satchmo3
Hi All, I'm looking for insight/suggestions...

Hi All,
I'm looking for insight/suggestions on a situation with my 14' 350. Recently I stripped the oil drain hole threads in the engine while over torquing the bolt. I took the bike to the KTM...
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 27,448
Posted By satchmo3
Yes man, yes! former nyorker here reading...

Yes man, yes!
former nyorker here reading along.
in todos santos there is a guy from oregon with a shop that can fix or get parts for about any bike, including tires, as you may need one for the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 504
Posted By satchmo3
check out nomad racks, I just bought one for my...

check out nomad racks, I just bought one for my 350, works great.
Forum: Thumpers 10-05-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 3,788
Views: 595,461
Posted By satchmo3
That was part of it I suppose, I'll be in Baja...

That was part of it I suppose, I'll be in Baja all winter too. I did have to beg...
Forum: Thumpers 10-04-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3,788
Views: 595,461
Posted By satchmo3
Euro map

I've had my 2014 350 EXC for a couple months now ( 30 hrs on it ) riding primarily off road, woods, single track, Portland area stuff. Put a 50T sprocket on, dealer removed smog stuff. I was enjoying...
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Mods would depend on how you intend to use the...

Mods would depend on how you intend to use the bike. I rode it stock for a while mostly street use, then went to 13/46 gearing, big improvement in low end. Started riding more off road and wanted...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,379
Posted By satchmo3
ArmyStrong - Sorry to hear about your WR...

ArmyStrong -

Sorry to hear about your WR troubles.. thanks for posting them.

I recently installed an FMF programmer to go along with my Q4 and air box mods. The bike has cut out/bogged out on...
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Insight needed! My 2013 WRR has been acting up...

Insight needed!
My 2013 WRR has been acting up the last few times I've ridden it. While hard on the throttle ( maybe 3/4 to full ) and climbing a steep whooped out trail section the bike has bogged...
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Any body care to share their FMF programmer...

Any body care to share their FMF programmer settings?
Just installed it going for first real ride this weekend. I have an FMF Q4 pipe, stock header and stock air box at the moment. Factory settings...
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 16,476
Views: 927,202
Posted By satchmo3
This thread is hilarious. I bought my WR250R...

This thread is hilarious.
I bought my WR250R late last spring. I put a bigger tank on it, I changed the gearing, different tires and an FMF pipe. Occasionally I'll ride it hour to the local mx track...
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 79,574
Posted By satchmo3
M.V. - Awesome RR, thanks for taking the...

M.V. -

Awesome RR, thanks for taking the time to post your tracks. I'm headed down to Todos Santos for a month in Feb, bringing the WR not the GS for this trip, hoping to use a few of your...
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Crunchies- The l.e.d. blinkers will blink...

Crunchies-

The l.e.d. blinkers will blink faster, you can buy a resistor that will slow them to original speed at www.soloracer.com . It's an easy install.
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 39,393
Posted By satchmo3
Awsome RR Jordan! Thanks Getting my WR set up...

Awsome RR Jordan! Thanks
Getting my WR set up for Baja this winter.. your trip inspires.
Forum: Thumpers 06-08-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Thank you for the gearing info !!!

Thank you for the gearing info !!!
Forum: Thumpers 06-08-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Could someone please tell me the largest rear...

Could someone please tell me the largest rear sprocket I can run on the stock chain and front sprocket (13T)?
I want to start playing with different ratios while my OEM set is still newish, and buy...
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Thanks for the info guys, very helpful as I...

Thanks for the info guys, very helpful as I haven't had time to go through all the WR 250 stuff on this forum. You'll hear more from me if I pull the trigger.
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 48,785
Views: 10,113,951
Posted By satchmo3
Hello All, I am going to look at a 2008 WR250R...

Hello All,
I am going to look at a 2008 WR250R on sat.
The bike has 7000 mi on it, an fmf pipe, and previous rider is about 260lbs.
He claims to have ridden the bike off road a lot and it has...
Forum: Ride reports 03-21-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 93,664
Posted By satchmo3
Sorry I didn't see you guys in Todos Santos. My...

Sorry I didn't see you guys in Todos Santos. My trip was great, can't wait to go back. As a "sailboat guy," I appreciated the Charlie's charts references, helpful to get one's bearings..
Thank you...
Forum: Ride reports 03-20-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 93,664
Posted By satchmo3
I talked to you guys at the taco stand in valle...

I talked to you guys at the taco stand in valle de trinidad early on in your trip,
great read and photos, thanks.
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-18-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 8,072
Views: 2,790,371
Posted By satchmo3
http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/baja-213/i-c3m6...

http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/baja-213/i-c3m6JTn/0/M/IMG_2243-M.jpg (http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/baja-213/28499497_SHHNLS#!i=2415034826&k=c3m6JTn&lb=1&s=A)2 glorious weeks in Baja...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-28-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,728
Posted By satchmo3
Foot Pegs

Anybody have or try the Touratech works footpegs or their extended ( wider ) pegs? Thinking about the "works" low pegs.
I have a 31" inseam, after a couple hours slabbing my knees start to...
Forum: Ride reports 01-21-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 27,520
Posted By satchmo3
Great RR!! From one former Jersian to...

Great RR!!

From one former Jersian to another... Thanks for sharing, great photos!
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-08-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 846
Posted By satchmo3
Antigravity Batteries?

I'm in the market for a new battery for my 2010 F8. After reading the results of Joel's research, I'm considering an Antigravity 16 cell for my bike. Will be riding mostly coastal California,...
Forum: Vendors 11-29-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 17,846
Posted By satchmo3
Scott, Do you make a drop in replacement...

Scott,

Do you make a drop in replacement for a BMW F800GS, and if so would I want 12 cell or 16 cell?
Couldn't find my bike on your website chart.

Gracias.
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-02-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8,072
Views: 2,790,371
Posted By satchmo3
it is, been based in San Diego for a while,...

it is, been based in San Diego for a while, haven't switched the plate over yet.
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-30-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8,072
Views: 2,790,371
Posted By satchmo3
http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/Borrego-2/i-cbC...

http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/Borrego-2/i-cbCzT63/0/L/IMG_0796-L.jpghttp://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/Borrego-2/i-LJ5xqWg/0/L/IMG_0807-L.jpg

Anza Borrego Nat'l...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-05-2012, 11:57 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 65,273
Posted By satchmo3
new cam chain tensioner design? eliminate rattle...

new cam chain tensioner design? eliminate rattle on start up? you have my undivided attention...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-02-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,006
Posted By satchmo3
+1 on the Shinko 705's, great tire for the price.

+1 on the Shinko 705's, great tire for the price.
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-01-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 8,072
Views: 2,790,371
Posted By satchmo3
Central California ride last week ...

Central California ride last week
http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/Central-Cali-Ride/i-sPqbvMG/0/M/IMG1808-M.jpg...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-11-2012, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,435
Posted By satchmo3
The F8 is a great all around bike, if that is...

The F8 is a great all around bike, if that is what you are looking for. I have ridden mine cross country, commuted in the city and ridden all kinds of challenging offroad stuff in baja and southern...
Forum: Ride reports 06-03-2012, 11:54 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 84,384
Posted By satchmo3
Dude I rode that route a couple months ago. The...

Dude I rode that route a couple months ago. The section where the pavement ends was the hardest part! The heavy equipment was gone but they had torn up the area so much it took me a while to find the...
Forum: Ride reports 04-29-2012, 12:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,823
Posted By satchmo3
Good stuff David, thanks for sharing. I posted a...

Good stuff David, thanks for sharing. I posted a RR on my trip but since in was only 4 days it was moved to day trippin.
BTW I am from NJ and had similar thoughts about Mex 1 and San Quintin.
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-29-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 8,072
Views: 2,790,371
Posted By satchmo3
Anza Borrego Nat'l Park ( SoCal )

http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/Borrego-Springs/i-rv9wdCC/0/L/photo-5-L.jpg (http://marcfrech.smugmug.com/Other/Borrego-Springs/22551964_8p9b9x#!i=1804764347&k=rv9wdCC&lb=1&s=A)
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-23-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 8,072
Views: 2,790,371
Posted By satchmo3
Nice. Look forward to a RR.

Nice. Look forward to a RR.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-23-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,134
Posted By satchmo3
I'm using the Wolfman Beta Plus bag with the Beta...

I'm using the Wolfman Beta Plus bag with the Beta duffel. I bought the bags as a relatively inexpensive luggage system to use while I research/save $ for something more permanent. After several...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-23-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,773
Posted By satchmo3
Yeah thanks itsatdm, I read your posts early on...

Yeah thanks itsatdm, I read your posts early on regarding the suspension on this bike, much appreciated. I've got 24000 miles on my 2010, when I first got the bike I didn't push it too hard or do...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-22-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,773
Posted By satchmo3
Hyperpro springs

I had the Hyperpro progressive front springs and 10 wt oil installed yesterday and went for a test ride today.
These springs have transformed the handling of the bike, like night and day.
No more...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-21-2012, 10:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,134
Posted By satchmo3
I didn't keep track of mileage, but if I had to...

I didn't keep track of mileage, but if I had to guess I'd say around 600 miles total from San diego.
I did call ahead for Mikes, I was there on a saturday and about 40 other guys were there. He now...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-20-2012, 11:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,134
Posted By satchmo3
4 Days in Baja on my F8

Some time off from work allowed me to do a northern Baja loop last month. Crossed in Tecate, picked up the dirt road to Ojos Negro, then to Mikes Sky Ranch for the first night. Second day rode to...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 88

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 09:24 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015