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Forum: Road warriors 10-02-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,933
Posted By SFKLR
Ducati Scrambler has passenger footpegs on the...

Ducati Scrambler has passenger footpegs on the swingarm?

:scratch

EDIT: Ah, only LOOKS like they are on the swingarm. Carry on!

:dllama
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 94,617
Posted By SFKLR
Sold my 08 in 11 precisely because the warranty...

Sold my 08 in 11 precisely because the warranty was expiring and I didn't want to be on the hook for failure repairs going forward. Also didn't want to pay $1200-$1500 for another three years under...
Forum: Ride reports 08-11-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 38,469
Posted By SFKLR
:flug

:flug
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
Thanks for the tip. I didn't notice a clean spot...

Thanks for the tip. I didn't notice a clean spot inside; I actually just gave the whole bowl and float asssembly the contact-lens-jetwash treatment with carb cleaner then reassembled. But the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
Thanks Capt. Ron. :thumb:devildog:beer

Thanks Capt. Ron.

:thumb:devildog:beer
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
Thanks. She's filthy, and I may just clean her...

Thanks. She's filthy, and I may just clean her and tune her up perfectly to sell. Got my eye on a 2015 BYOB 500RS. :deal
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
I think Dennis Kirk has 'em. Only they don't...

I think Dennis Kirk has 'em. Only they don't have the manifold connectors, spare jets, cables, etc. Everything seems to be available, just piecemeal and not in a kit. I'm gonna try a bit longer to...
Forum: Ride reports 07-30-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 38,469
Posted By SFKLR
It's the inner journey that separates the great...

It's the inner journey that separates the great ride reports from the merely informational ones. And yours wouldn't be the first report to end abruptly with an "I know what I gotta do now," if this...
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
:dllama

:dllama
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
Carb cleaned in a jetwash of carb cleaner. She's...

Carb cleaned in a jetwash of carb cleaner. She's a runner.

<iframe src="//player.vimeo.com/video/101577953" width="500" height="281" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen...
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
Thanks for the quick response, Crypto. I'll look...

Thanks for the quick response, Crypto. I'll look up a part number on a "float plunger thingy." :D

EDIT - I just found this outstanding video on a XRL carb disassembly/reassembly...
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,743,011
Posted By SFKLR
I just bought a new-to-me fixer upper XRR. The...

I just bought a new-to-me fixer upper XRR. The first problem is that whenever the petcock is opened, the carb sends gas straight through the overflow tube to the ground. Neat feature, I know, but...
Forum: Ride reports 07-21-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 77,275
Posted By SFKLR
I'm back on two wheels finally (a plated XRR, in...

I'm back on two wheels finally (a plated XRR, in fact) and my first order of business was to re-read this report to be inspired. There is still some summer left for riding, and Rob makes winter in...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-03-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 19,598
Views: 1,010,865
Posted By SFKLR
Hey Pizzaboy, thanks for the review. Could you...

Hey Pizzaboy, thanks for the review. Could you expand upon this a little more for a guy who never quite made peace with the 950SE? I found that bike's suspension to be the achillies heel that...
Forum: Trip Planning 03-14-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 66,235
Posted By SFKLR
What did you decide to do about a watch? You...

What did you decide to do about a watch? You seem like a mechanical movement kind of guy.
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-21-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 19,563
Posted By SFKLR
Chicken Strip? :photog :oscar

Chicken Strip?

:photog :oscar
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-23-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 453,422
Posted By SFKLR
:clap Tough conditions--again. Last year...

:clap

Tough conditions--again. Last year we had that lightning bolt come down on our camp, remember?

:permazot

Benton's always where the action is!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-19-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 453,422
Posted By SFKLR
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Orange Crush 03-27-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,310
Posted By SFKLR
I've had cycra's on my KTM--and loved 'em. ...

I've had cycra's on my KTM--and loved 'em.

I've also had Tusk generic guards on my KLR. Loved them too.
Forum: Ride reports 03-20-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 79,984
Posted By SFKLR
Great report. Thanks for posting. Quite the...

Great report. Thanks for posting.
Quite the taco count you all racked up. :lol3
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-18-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,394
Posted By SFKLR
Thx, AlphaBC, The unit is a 60cs (no memory...

Thx, AlphaBC,

The unit is a 60cs (no memory card, just built-in small memory) , not 60csx (memory card), and I sold it last week.

Thanks though!
Forum: Orange Crush 03-15-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,678
Posted By SFKLR
This may sound counter-intuitive, but I don't...

This may sound counter-intuitive, but I don't think the spring length makes the difference in ride height--it's the length of the fully extended shock itself (and the placement of the collar along...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-10-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,394
Posted By SFKLR
Thank you everyone for responding to my thread. ...

Thank you everyone for responding to my thread. I really appreciate the input and it's definitely pushing me to upgrade my unit.

I am still blown away by all the data that GPS technology...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-09-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,394
Posted By SFKLR
60csx for $699.95...

60csx for $699.95 (http://www.gpscity.com/garmin-gpsmap-60csx.html?gclid=CJjlmsPE8bUCFaI-MgodQzoAHQ)

Mount is $115.50...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-09-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,394
Posted By SFKLR
My 8 track and laser disc players are on the...

My 8 track and laser disc players are on the fritz too. :lol3

Thanks. I found a couple of 60csxs for sale and will try to pick up one of those with maps already on a memory card so I can keep my...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-08-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,394
Posted By SFKLR
Thanks for the advice guys. Much appreciated. ...

Thanks for the advice guys. Much appreciated.

Is there an old maps disc that WILL work with my current unit? That might be the way to go.

Neither of you mentioned free maps. I guess that's a...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-08-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,678
Posted By SFKLR
Nice work Brent. You've made it your own for...

Nice work Brent. You've made it your own for sure now, and the lower height probably helps with balance. All good.

Silly question, but does your tank bag interfere with the tank's vent hose? ...
Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,826
Posted By SFKLR
After 30 years on the road, we want more than...

After 30 years on the road, we want more than tales from the streets. I want to know your deepest reflections on the meaning you've found in such an adventurous and nomadic life. :ear
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-08-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,394
Posted By SFKLR
GPS noob needs help with 60cs

I'm the guy who never programmed a VCR. Still blinks 12:00. My GPS story is roughly the same.

I bought a Garmin 60cs in 2005 for an Alaska trip, and I did register it online with Garmin. It...
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-05-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,670
Posted By SFKLR
A coffee hammer? That's brilliant, actually. I...

A coffee hammer? That's brilliant, actually. I don't need a grinder, just a tough-as-nails bag to throw the beans into. Then crush with hammer or boot heel. With what material would we make the...
Forum: Ride reports 03-05-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 1,242,140
Posted By SFKLR
EDIT: "When 140mph you reach, look as good you...

EDIT: "When 140mph you reach, look as good you will not."

http://www.s1000rrforum.com/forum/members/11655-ellainla-album268-various-picture957-yoda-backpack.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-26-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,670
Posted By SFKLR
This thread could provoke more opinions than an...

This thread could provoke more opinions than an oil thread.

For me the primary obstacles to good camp coffee have always been a) grinding the beans right before brewing, and b) keeping 1/2 & 1/2...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-26-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 961
Posted By SFKLR
Silly little thing, and not directed at anyone at...

Silly little thing, and not directed at anyone at all but, academically speaking, perspective is critical whenever you advise someone "right-tighty". It's a round bolt with circular movement. ...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-20-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5,609
Views: 1,728,005
Posted By SFKLR
Tidy tail, there, Xmoto. Hope the plate wasn't...

Tidy tail, there, Xmoto. Hope the plate wasn't munched!

I note you have the SPS treatment on your rear shock. Can you tell me your spring rate and preferred clicker settings? Still trying to...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-20-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 19,563
Posted By SFKLR
:freaky Get some grip wraps...

:freaky

Get some grip wraps (http://www.aerostich.com/aerostich-warm-wrap-grips.html), Rob!
Forum: Orange Crush 02-19-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 306,218
Posted By SFKLR
$47 apiece?! :eek1

$47 apiece?! :eek1
Forum: Orange Crush 02-19-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 306,218
Posted By SFKLR
I want to throw soft saddlebags directly over the...

I want to throw soft saddlebags directly over the seat of my 950SE, resting against the side panels -- which would most certainly cause the side panels to contact the exhaust pipes.

I think the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-19-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 19,563
Posted By SFKLR
One of these? ...

One of these?

http://fc07.deviantart.net/fs71/f/2012/117/4/5/ring_tailed_cat_by_slytherinjellybean-d4xs2dp.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 02-18-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5,609
Views: 1,728,005
Posted By SFKLR
One paper filter. Installed after the two lines...

One paper filter. Installed after the two lines join, and before the stock fuel pump. Bike very rarely sees dirt. Peace of mind if nothing else.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-18-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5,609
Views: 1,728,005
Posted By SFKLR
Decapitated. Yikes. :eek1 There are easier...

Decapitated. Yikes. :eek1 There are easier ways to get to that front spark plug. :evil

Doing more tinkering than riding lately. Superplush is going the extra mile to get the suspension...
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