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Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,629
Posted By 00Buck
:D Great ride report through some our favorite...

:D Great ride report through some our favorite riding country. Heading for this years HU rally in Nakusp in a few days.
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 2,558,171
Posted By 00Buck
Good eye.. problem solved.

Good eye.. problem solved.
Forum: Equipment 02-24-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 2,558,171
Posted By 00Buck
http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee519/DSMoto65...

http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee519/DSMoto650/Alaska2012744_zps1eff7550.jpg

I've got everything I need for an extended trip as far as time allows.
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 29,103
Posted By 00Buck
My '08 with 22,000 km has the distressing starter...

My '08 with 22,000 km has the distressing starter squawk, especially when cold. I see Warp9 has the fix. But could I remove the cover and apply light grease to the bushing if it is not badly worn?...
Forum: Ride reports 02-12-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 45,081
Posted By 00Buck
Good to see you back to finish your RR. I'm sure...

Good to see you back to finish your RR. I'm sure many have been waiting patiently as I have. Hope your job search has turned out well too. I know that after an amazing adventure like yours, it seems...
Forum: Canada 02-03-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
I could be wrong but this VI ADV thread is not...

I could be wrong but this VI ADV thread is not restricted to talking about 'Rides' only. It is for wide open discussion about anything of local Vancouver Island interest pertaining to adventure...
Forum: Canada 01-31-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,443
Posted By 00Buck
Ken sells below msrp and supports local riding...

Ken sells below msrp and supports local riding events. That's reason enough to support a good local shop.
Forum: Canada 01-23-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
Very nice pics David, especially the last one....

Very nice pics David, especially the last one. Yes hard to believe it's January. Wow I don't remember seeing any wind turbines last ride up there.
Forum: Canada 01-16-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
The weather has been fantastic this week, more...

The weather has been fantastic this week, more like springtime than winter. I got out for a couple of hours on the DR650, met a couple of riders for lunch. :evil Anyone else get out?
Forum: 2 smokers 12-20-2013, 11:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,761
Posted By 00Buck
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NN7srrIsKKY ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NN7srrIsKKY

No pictures handy but here's a crappy walkaround video I made in '09 of my 1996 DT200.

Bought it in '07 with 14K, now has 24K.
New Wiseco piston at...
Forum: Thumpers 12-20-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,536
Posted By 00Buck
Sure like my 96 Yamaha DT200R dualsport. Street...

Sure like my 96 Yamaha DT200R dualsport. Street legal 2-stroke, light and fast, fun on trails and feels like a supermoto on pavement.
Forum: Thumpers 12-20-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 55,894
Posted By 00Buck
Hi David, So after a lifetime in Sointula you are...

Hi David, So after a lifetime in Sointula you are moving south on Van Isle?
Campbell River area?
Forum: Ride reports 12-11-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 45,081
Posted By 00Buck
[QUOTE=Tropic-Of-Canada;22970580]I feel bagged...

[QUOTE=Tropic-Of-Canada;22970580]I feel bagged just looking back at the mess! Good thing for fresh tires!

Yes, I do need to learn to be more outgoing about photographing people. I know how I feel...
Forum: Canada 12-11-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
Hey Floored, it's been a while for both of us....

Hey Floored, it's been a while for both of us. Look forward to seeing you on the trails again. (minus the 'bear')! :eek1
Forum: Canada 12-11-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
Hey b_b, We are planning another Orca Rally for...

Hey b_b, We are planning another Orca Rally for May 25, 2014, location to be determined. Last year we were based at Cowichan Lake and had a good turnout so keep an eye on this thread and...
Forum: Ride reports 12-11-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 45,081
Posted By 00Buck
Thumb Awesome RR, TOC. What an adventure! :D Brings...

Awesome RR, TOC. What an adventure! :D
Brings back good memories of our ride north in June 2012 on two DR650's. We rode for 22 days, got as far as the Arctic Circle on the Dalton and just past the...
Forum: Beasts 08-27-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,170
Posted By 00Buck
Just sold my 09 XT for 6500.. without the...

Just sold my 09 XT for 6500.. without the luggage. He didn't want it!
Forum: Canada 05-28-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By 00Buck
Perhaps you have an older map? We rode it in 2005...

Perhaps you have an older map? We rode it in 2005 and it did have long stretches of gravel. But last June on our way to Alaska, it was completely paved except for the usual construction areas. We...
Forum: Canada 05-27-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By 00Buck
South Vancouver Island

One of our favorite local day rides is the Pacific Marine Circle Route on Vancouver Island. It used to be gravel logging roads (leading to adventure!) but was paved a few years ago.

Scenic and...
Forum: Canada 05-27-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By 00Buck
Northern BC

Hwy 37. the Stewart - Cassiar is one of the best but possibly too far north for your trip.
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 346,141
Posted By 00Buck
08 dr

Spring ride just the other day!

http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee519/DSMoto650/Facebook/29032013%20%20Orca%20Pre%20Ride/883544_592343167457693_1857942222_o.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 346,141
Posted By 00Buck
08 dr

Top of the World highway near the AK/YT border

http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee519/DSMoto650/Facebook/Cover%20Photos/615021_494983477193663_483457846_o.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 346,141
Posted By 00Buck
Two of us on two loaded DR650's in Alaska last...

Two of us on two loaded DR650's in Alaska last year. :freaky

http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee519/DSMoto650/Facebook/Cover%20Photos/557523_494982903860387_360016740_n.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 346,141
Posted By 00Buck
08 dr

Just figured out how to post a photo so here goes! :D
I've had a few DR650's over ten years, here is the current 2008 set up for adventure touring. Rode to Alaska June 2012 problem free!

This was...
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,759
Posted By 00Buck
I own both and prefer the DR650 for 90% of the...

I own both and prefer the DR650 for 90% of the riding I do.
Of course the KLX is better on single track for obvious reasons.
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 99,804
Views: 19,138,632
Posted By 00Buck
Ahhh, I love spring... :D ...

Ahhh, I love spring... :D

http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee519/DSMoto650/Facebook/29032013%20%20Orca%20Pre%20Ride/883544_592343167457693_1857942222_o.jpg
Forum: Canada 03-10-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
Orca 2013

Once again we are holding our annual Adventure bike/Dualsport rally on Vancouver Island.

The Orca Run for 2013 on May 25.
Weekend camping included!

Check Dualsport BC for more info:
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 99,804
Views: 19,138,632
Posted By 00Buck
My own experience, I have a Heidenau 140/80-17...

My own experience, I have a Heidenau 140/80-17 Scout on the rear.
Lots of room.
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,443
Posted By 00Buck
K60 130/80-17

Yes, we were misinformed about long life for that size. Three of us rode to Alaska last June, all with the same tires. Two DR650's and one BMW 650GS. Rear tires were worn flat in ten days, 5,000 km...
Forum: Canada 07-19-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,533
Posted By 00Buck
sorry to say David, i cant get the time off this...

sorry to say David, i cant get the time off this year due to taking most of June off for the Alaska trip.
really going to miss this... hope you all have a great ride!
Forum: Alaska 06-20-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 514
Views: 45,893
Posted By 00Buck
mike and scott from victoria, bc.. we met akduc.....

mike and scott from victoria, bc.. we met akduc.. mark? in anchorage at the motorcycle shop yesterday.. we are at majestc lodge on glenn hiway. will see you in dawson!
Forum: Canada 05-29-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
Orca 2012, our 5th year was great! :D ...

Orca 2012, our 5th year was great! :D


Thanks to all the riders and volunteers! :freaky



A video by One Wheel Drive-
Forum: Canada 05-21-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
2012 )rca Run, May 26

If you signed up, be sure to read message #31 of the Information thread for updated info... :deal
Hope you enjoy the event! :clap
...
Forum: Canada 04-27-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
Your right about that. Sadly, we need a strong...

Your right about that. Sadly, we need a strong voice to fight for our off road lifestyle and this is the only one I know of.

Orca Registration is nearly full. ...
Forum: Canada 04-16-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 71,937
Posted By 00Buck
Van Isle Dualsport Rally - The Orca Run

Event will be May 26.
Hope to see you there!

Check DualsportBC for more info:

http://www.dualsportbc.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?150-The-Orca-Run-May-25-27-2012

and on FB:
...
Forum: Canada 04-16-2012, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,971
Posted By 00Buck
I knew Jim was sick but sorry to hear he is gone,...

I knew Jim was sick but sorry to hear he is gone, a long time VMC member and as was said, a real motorcycle enthusiast along with his dad. RIP Jim.
Forum: Alaska 01-24-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 34,656
Posted By 00Buck
1. Copy these instructions along with the most...

1. Copy these instructions along with the most current list of names.
2. Hit "New Reply" button (no, not the "quote" button).
3. Paste your copy.
4. Add the next number and your name; each member...
Forum: Ride reports 01-16-2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 619
Views: 127,056
Posted By 00Buck
Get better fast Brian, we need our daily fix! ...

Get better fast Brian, we need our daily fix! Really enjoy your writing, humour and pics. We await your return!:D
Forum: Ride reports 01-14-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,533
Posted By 00Buck
This is great! Been a subscriber to your YouTube...

This is great! Been a subscriber to your YouTube channel for some time, very entertaining videos. Keep them coming!
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 127,056
Posted By 00Buck
Happy Birthday Brian. What a great place to...

Happy Birthday Brian. What a great place to celebrate! :D
Just wondering.. how did a northern dude from the heartland of BC learn to speak Spanish?
Take good care of the Uly, mine is hibernating...
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