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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States Yesterday, 06:24 PM
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Posted By jules083
It helps if you know what is actually needed and...

It helps if you know what is actually needed and can kind of guide the process along. I went to Harrison County and it worked, but they didn't believe me when I tried to get a street title. Belmont...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3,618
Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
I figured. I'm done with next year's, probably...

I figured. I'm done with next year's, probably halfway through 16/17 now. I don't like being behind or cutting in the summer.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 03:37 PM
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Posted By jules083
It's hard to justify 12 mpg going that far for a...

It's hard to justify 12 mpg going that far for a bit of firewood.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 03:36 PM
Replies: 3,618
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Posted By jules083
Too bad you're not closer. I could bring some.

Too bad you're not closer. I could bring some.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3,618
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Posted By jules083
I agree. Got out a bit yesterday. Did nothing...

I agree. Got out a bit yesterday. Did nothing today.

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/03/01/41b7f010b15d934527228bd8d3ccf515.jpg
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 11:10 AM
Replies: 81,777
Views: 9,157,282
Posted By jules083
Thanks for the answer. I'll either do like...

Thanks for the answer.

I'll either do like you said with a relay, or I might just put a toggle switch in for the led and leave the headlight alone. I'll dig into it later today and see what I get...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 06:48 AM
Replies: 81,777
Views: 9,157,282
Posted By jules083
Question for you guys. I just mounted an 18 watt...

Question for you guys. I just mounted an 18 watt LED on my KLX250, and am putting the other one on the XR today or tomorrow I hope. On my KLX I wired the light into the high beam circuit, so that...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3,618
Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
Those turn signals though.... :puke1 :D

Those turn signals though.... :puke1



:D
Forum: Thumpers 02-27-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
I can't find an actual how-to, but this thread...

I can't find an actual how-to, but this thread pretty much covers it. There's a picture on the second page that clearly shows what to drill.

http://www.klr650.net/forums/showthread.php?t=85053
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-27-2015, 05:23 AM
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Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
Sounds like you may need some assistance. ...

Sounds like you may need some assistance.

Kegs you say?

:evil
Forum: Thumpers 02-27-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 81,777
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Posted By jules083
That's the tire I'm running on my stock xr wheel...

That's the tire I'm running on my stock xr wheel currently, and I have the 4.50/18 on my klx 250. Kenda 270 I mean.

Next tire change I'll likely drop one size for each bike. 4.50 for xrl, and I...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
I'll look for it in the morning. Basically it's a...

I'll look for it in the morning. Basically it's a separate jet that's used only when the enrichener knob is pulled out. The jet is too small and is non replaceable. .018" is the drill bit size that...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-26-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3,618
Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
This has nothing to do with anything, but I liked...

This has nothing to do with anything, but I liked it.


http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/26/dcb2a13e3c6e827b441c763caf81b453.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
A spot light works, but slow. A small propane...

A spot light works, but slow. A small propane torch, the kind you would do plumbing with, is usually what I've seen used. It worked on my xr650.
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
It started great. I've left it outside down to...

It started great. I've left it outside down to -10F before doing starting tests to make sure it will fire the next day.

I do have the starter jet drilled to .018. Before that mod the bike would...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
I thought about leaving mine off. I ride in cold...

I thought about leaving mine off. I ride in cold conditions still and was concerned with cold weather starting ability.



It was 12 degrees this night.

...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
I got the flood also. I played around with...

I got the flood also.

I played around with mounting them sideways, I have the 3.7 gallon tank and the would hit the tank at full turn.
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
Nice. Don't they seem very high quality for the...

Nice. Don't they seem very high quality for the price? Maybe it's just me.

From the little bit of playing around I did one might be enough. Not that they're terribly expensive.

A 10mm bolt...
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
Thanks for checking that Mark. My acr seems fine,...

Thanks for checking that Mark. My acr seems fine, but if I have an issue I'll just remove it.


Got my LED lights today. These were $32 for 2. So far I am very impressed, and the pattern seemed...
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12,040
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Posted By jules083
Just test rode the klx. It might have a little...

Just test rode the klx. It might have a little more power, not much. It's cold out and I only went about 3 miles total.




I like my shop too. My biggest complaint is that my shop is in my...
Forum: Road warriors 02-25-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 4,412
Views: 739,211
Posted By jules083
The DR 650 is one bike that I want but has eluded...

The DR 650 is one bike that I want but has eluded me. The first time I had money and intention I got a deal on a klr. Last fall I went looking again and ended up buying an xr650l. I like it but...
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
I don't know anything about your arbor press, but...

I don't know anything about your arbor press, but mine is a 2 ton and wouldn't budge the acr. That was my original plan.

One day I'm going to buy a small 10 ton hydraulic press. Short of machining...
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
I'm a bit hesitant to say this, as I did not use...

I'm a bit hesitant to say this, as I did not use an 'approved' method and this can leave a lot of room for error or parts breakage.

I supported the cam in my bench vice. You can't just crank down...
Forum: Road warriors 02-24-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4,412
Views: 739,211
Posted By jules083
It's way too cold and snowy here for an fjr ride....

It's way too cold and snowy here for an fjr ride. An hour or so on this is about my limit.


http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/24/e3130bb2f440063c7f16d36fa9a713a4.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 11,614
Views: 2,218,009
Posted By jules083
A friend left here with good fork seal the...

A friend left here with good fork seal the arrived in moab a day and a half later with a leaky fork on a ktm.

I still crank down on mine like it owes me money. Been doing it for 15 years now and...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
Putting the bike back together now. I don't know...

Putting the bike back together now. I don't know how my jetting will be, and it's way too cold for a test ride. Tomorrow's high is about 20-25, hopefully I can take a quick run up the road to see.
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
You don't have to inconvenience yourself too much...

You don't have to inconvenience yourself too much on my account Mark. It sounds cold out there. Thanks.

I have everything off now, including the acr removed. I have to run to the dealer for some...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12,040
Views: 2,618,008
Posted By jules083
Well, getting ready to pull cams for valve...

Well, getting ready to pull cams for valve adjustment and the marcelleno cam mod.

Any last minute tips on the mod? My only question is going to be the auto decompressor. I have some ideas but need...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-24-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 578
Views: 17,195
Posted By jules083
I knew that one would have bottomed out. I didn't...

I knew that one would have bottomed out. I didn't expect it to hit that hard. The bike needs suspension mods, just not bad enough to make me get my card out. It's still a better bike than I am to be...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-23-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3,618
Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
I see what you're saying. Between you,...

I see what you're saying.

Between you, gary, and I we'll have lighting figured out by summer I think.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-23-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 71,873
Views: 5,960,413
Posted By jules083
Non working stuff it is then. I think I'll get a...

Non working stuff it is then. I think I'll get a bicycle led light maybe to give an appearance or something. Might have a walk around Walmart.

If nothing else I'll put some show lights on. I just...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-23-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 3,618
Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
How is it Gary? The video I posted has the same...

How is it Gary? The video I posted has the same light as you on the bike, with the led wired to come on with high beam. Depending on how it works I'd like to order the x2 that you have.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-23-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3,618
Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
If they end up not being bright enough I have a...

If they end up not being bright enough I have a good use for them anyways, so I'm not too concerned. From the video they look good.

Let me know how those ones you bought end up, they look to be...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-23-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 71,873
Views: 5,960,413
Posted By jules083
I understand now. Good point Meef. Thanks. ...

I understand now. Good point Meef. Thanks.

I'll just do that. Like you said, I'll never go more than a few miles at a time.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-23-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 3,618
Views: 170,030
Posted By jules083
Spent $48 on some LED's today. Check this video...

Spent $48 on some LED's today. Check this video out. This little light bar he has is only $15. I ordered one of these and 2 of the square LED lights, I'll probably order more at that price.


...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-23-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 578
Views: 17,195
Posted By jules083
I still can't believe how hard that bike bottomed...

I still can't believe how hard that bike bottomed off that little jump. I really need to do the suspension someday.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-22-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,132
Posted By jules083
I was planning on using a real gas can. My can I...

I was planning on using a real gas can. My can I carry chainsaw gas in is about 2 3/4 gallon and seals up very well. I believe that can and my 5.8 gallon tank will be close, then I have 2 small one...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-22-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 17,195
Posted By jules083
Nice picture. I've wanted to go to an indoor...

Nice picture. I've wanted to go to an indoor track, I figured it was expensive and full of young fast kids.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-22-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 71,873
Views: 5,960,413
Posted By jules083
That's what I did on my xr. [emoji38]3

That's what I did on my xr. [emoji38]3
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-22-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 71,873
Views: 5,960,413
Posted By jules083
I'm past that point. I already have the street...

I'm past that point. I already have the street title and just need to go purchase the plate. That's why I was saying I'm not going to put a horn on, and will probably skip the turn signals.

I'll...
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