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Forum: Airheads 06-15-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By D-Fuzz
When will this be available? I'd like to find...

When will this be available? I'd like to find something better as well, before I dump the bike trying to use the OEM stand.
Forum: Airheads 06-15-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By D-Fuzz
Dash

Dash
Forum: Airheads 06-15-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By D-Fuzz
At home

At home
Forum: Airheads 06-15-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By D-Fuzz
Some pics

Some pics
Forum: Airheads 06-15-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By D-Fuzz
I thought I would add to this thread now that I...

I thought I would add to this thread now that I own the bike.

I picked up the bike about a month ago and brought it home. Since then I have changed the fluids, bought a new gel battery and have...
Forum: Airheads 05-28-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 195,512
Posted By D-Fuzz
I just brought home my first Airhead today....

I just brought home my first Airhead today. Looking forward to giving it a little TLC and then doing some riding. :freaky
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By D-Fuzz
Yep, tank was drained and is in good shape. I...

Yep, tank was drained and is in good shape. I was planning new tires just to be safe.
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By D-Fuzz
Resurrecting an Airhead

I am in the midst of making a deal with a guy to buy a 1992 R100GS, just waiting for the weather to warm up a bit and some snow to melt before I bring it home. I looked at the bike 5 years ago and...
Forum: Canada 05-02-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,055
Posted By D-Fuzz
You aren't the first person to seek support in...

You aren't the first person to seek support in the court of public opinion when it comes to getting a ticket, and this isn't the first time I have found it humorous. I just don't see the point. ...
Forum: Canada 05-02-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,055
Posted By D-Fuzz
I always find it humorous when people post of a...

I always find it humorous when people post of a public forum, such as this, looking for support as to why they shouldn't have got a ticket. If you feel you were somehow wronged by getting the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 33,506
Views: 4,284,898
Posted By D-Fuzz
I am looking at a 1995 DR350, the streetable...

I am looking at a 1995 DR350, the streetable version with electric start. Anything I need to be looking for? The bike has low kms (under 10,000km) and is owned by an older fella, so not too much...
Forum: Americas 01-14-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,810
Posted By D-Fuzz
I was one of the suckers who didn't get the memo...

I was one of the suckers who didn't get the memo and hauled my tires up. I would never do that again! What a PITA to strap them on the bike every morning. And then having to worry about them...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-09-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 12,434
Posted By D-Fuzz
Take you pick of pretty much any big traillie...

Take you pick of pretty much any big traillie bike on this board and you will find people for & against it. Most people who own Triumph Triples do so because of the engines, it is a sound that just...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-09-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 12,434
Posted By D-Fuzz
You mean like this one? I did 2500 miles in 4...

You mean like this one? I did 2500 miles in 4 days last summer on it and it was all-day comfy. My friends riding Harleys could barely walk by the end of it. I had the chance to ride a Wee and for...
Forum: Canada 01-03-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,241
Posted By D-Fuzz
I'd try uship.com. I've used the site 3 times...

I'd try uship.com. I've used the site 3 times and had great experiences everytime.
Forum: Canada 12-06-2011, 02:24 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 29,851
Posted By D-Fuzz
I'm with you. I prefer to drink my diesel...

I'm with you. I prefer to drink my diesel straight (no cream or sugar), and I find Ronnie McD's coffee tastes a little less bitter. I also refuse to wait in line for 20 minutes to buy a cup of...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-25-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,162
Posted By D-Fuzz
I bought a EK X-ring chain for my Tiger. I think...

I bought a EK X-ring chain for my Tiger. I think it cost me $140, so about the same price. The problem is it is a 530 chain, which is expensive no matter what you buy. The OEM one lasted 25,000km,...
Forum: Canada 09-21-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,364
Posted By D-Fuzz
Personally, I think the DR650 is an excellent...

Personally, I think the DR650 is an excellent choice. When I began planning my trip to Alaksa that took place last summer, I did tons of reading on here and the DR was my choice. For long distance...
Forum: Canada 09-17-2011, 08:16 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,364
Posted By D-Fuzz
A well-tuned carb has enough range to climb...

A well-tuned carb has enough range to climb virtually any mountain pass in these parts. I rode my Tiger over the Beartooth pass this summer (11,000ft) and it pulled like a freight train all the way...
Forum: Canada 09-17-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,364
Posted By D-Fuzz
You likely couldn't wrong with any of the choices...

You likely couldn't wrong with any of the choices you put in your list. The Scrambler might be the least suited to the type of riding you mentioned due to limited wind protection and limited...
Forum: Canada 09-16-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,364
Posted By D-Fuzz
I agree with Laz's assessment of the DR650. I...

I agree with Laz's assessment of the DR650. I had one for a few years and found it to be a great all-rounder. The simplicity of the bike, along with its reliability, made it a great choice for what...
Forum: Canada 09-14-2011, 09:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,209
Posted By D-Fuzz
If you want FI, then the 885 is out of the...

If you want FI, then the 885 is out of the question then, although it is a better bike for off-road stuff as it is a bit lighter. I bought my Tiger in the US and you are right, there are much better...
Forum: Canada 09-14-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,209
Posted By D-Fuzz
What about a Tiger 885?

What about a Tiger 885?
Forum: Canada 09-03-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 12,347
Posted By D-Fuzz
I think the current generation of S10s with...

I think the current generation of S10s with suffer a similar fate as the previous ones from the early 90's. A few will sell due to the novelty factor and then likely fade away. Down the road it...
Forum: Canada 08-25-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,191
Posted By D-Fuzz
Are you guys weekend warriors or are you able to...

Are you guys weekend warriors or are you able to go weekdays as well? September should be nice through the valley with all the fall colours.
Forum: Canada 08-25-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,191
Posted By D-Fuzz
Looks like a nice ride, for sure. A person can...

Looks like a nice ride, for sure. A person can only ride Seven Bridges Road so many times before things get boring. I will have to check that route out before the end of the year. If you guys head...
Forum: Equipment 08-22-2011, 10:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,424
Posted By D-Fuzz
I've been thinking about buying one of these. I...

I've been thinking about buying one of these. I am currently wearing a XD3 and love it for 90% of the conditions I ride in. About the only thing I don't like about the XD3 is how the visor catches...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 08-13-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3,532
Views: 858,598
Posted By D-Fuzz
Is that an 800 with a beak? I like it. :D

Is that an 800 with a beak? I like it. :D
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 07-26-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6,024
Views: 1,576,089
Posted By D-Fuzz
I just got home from a 3000km - 4 day tour of the...

I just got home from a 3000km - 4 day tour of the Black Hills/Chief Joseph Highway/Yellowstone/Beartooth Highway. Incredible rides and even more incredible scenary. It was my first extended trip on...
Forum: Canada 07-21-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By D-Fuzz
Any idea what it will be like as far as...

Any idea what it will be like as far as waterproofness is concerned?
Forum: Canada 07-03-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,021
Posted By D-Fuzz
I haven't read that RR yet, but I will be now. ...

I haven't read that RR yet, but I will be now.

I know there are plenty of incredible rides to do in the world, but for me, doing the Prudhoe Bay ride was like climb Mt. Everest. I doubt I will...
Forum: Canada 07-03-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,021
Posted By D-Fuzz
I did a ride up to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska last year...

I did a ride up to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska last year at this time. Beautiful country up there. Once the North gets in your blood, it is tough to shake.

There had been some chatter about some...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-03-2011, 08:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 851
Posted By D-Fuzz
I have a FirstGear jacket and have worn it...

I have a FirstGear jacket and have worn it through days of constant rain, even rode through an F3 tornado with it, and it kept me bone dry. I like the Aerostich stuff, but personally, I can't...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-30-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,646
Posted By D-Fuzz
Rema, I am not exactly sure what point it is you...

Rema, I am not exactly sure what point it is you are trying to make here. It seems like you aren't completely satisfied with most tires that are on the market. From a manufacturers stand-point, I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-29-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,085
Posted By D-Fuzz
I bought a set of Big Blocks for my Tiger this...

I bought a set of Big Blocks for my Tiger this Spring. Very disappointing.:cry After about 1200km of riding, the rear tire was already worn quite badly. The profile of the tire squared off quite a...
Forum: Canada 06-29-2011, 04:11 PM
Replies: 741
Views: 106,084
Posted By D-Fuzz
Gotta love the photos of your Tiger. I'd love to...

Gotta love the photos of your Tiger. I'd love to make it out next year to join up with you.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-28-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,646
Posted By D-Fuzz
Here is my Steamer with the E-07s. Great tires! ...

Here is my Steamer with the E-07s. Great tires!

http://i285.photobucket.com/albums/ll60/D-Fuzz/IMG_0209.jpg
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-26-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 33,011
Posted By D-Fuzz
A year ago today, we made our trek up the Dalton...

A year ago today, we made our trek up the Dalton Highway. Man, it is hard to believe it was a year ago already. But in some ways, it also feels like a million years ago too. I'd love to be going...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-24-2011, 12:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,646
Posted By D-Fuzz
I bought a set of E-07 tires for my Tiger and I...

I bought a set of E-07 tires for my Tiger and I think they are great. I will see over the long haul how much mileage I get out of them, but I am happy so far.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-01-2011, 07:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,685
Posted By D-Fuzz
The Suzuki DR-Z400 and the Kawasaki KLX400R are...

The Suzuki DR-Z400 and the Kawasaki KLX400R are the same bike. Perhaps that is what you were thinking.
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