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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Today, 07:46 AM
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
It is surprising as I think back to how many...

It is surprising as I think back to how many times someone in the group had their bike damaged and needed to limp back or get picked up.

the place is hard on equipment.:1drink
Forum: Thumpers Today, 07:43 AM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
yeah, so. :D I didn't have my first e-start...

yeah, so. :D I didn't have my first e-start bike till I was 53 years old and I started at 15. some dues should be paid. :1drink
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 06:08 PM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
That;s it. I'm ordering a spare to carry with me...

That;s it. I'm ordering a spare to carry with me on rides.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 05:45 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 22,094
Posted By Rusty Rocket
that don't look like a KLR :evil ...

that don't look like a KLR :evil





thanks RT
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 05:43 PM
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
that was my first thought. second was the...

that was my first thought.

second was the pulser coil. (cuz we've been talking about it so much)
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 03:50 PM
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
:beer

:beer
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 02:57 PM
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
I wanted to see what was done to address the...

I wanted to see what was done to address the smashed shield.:eek1
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 02:53 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 22,094
Posted By Rusty Rocket
is the latest gpx file still the one in post 49,...

is the latest gpx file still the one in post 49, or is there an updated version elsewhere?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 02:43 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 22,094
Posted By Rusty Rocket
were you in Rutland, MA or VT?

were you in Rutland, MA or VT?
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
:rofl kind of what went through my mind. ...

:rofl kind of what went through my mind.

Have a fun, safe weekend BGR. Full report due by noon Monday.:1drink
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
where can I get me one of those KLR thingys? ...

where can I get me one of those KLR thingys?

that statement at the end of the vid about lower gearing sounded right to me

camera really flattened that landscape, looks almost level.
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
holy schmoly, you must have the eyesight of an...

holy schmoly, you must have the eyesight of an eagle and the fingers of a small japanese woman.
:lol3

at my age, I'd have to buy a special magnifier just to see the coils.
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
double 'zackly :D I am very careful where to...

double 'zackly :D

I am very careful where to get frisky with my DR. Having a smaller bike to use for the tricky rides allows me to pick the right tool for the job.

The DR is a heavy bike...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-30-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 13,217
Views: 891,377
Posted By Rusty Rocket
these are my vintage bikes. my '05 KTM is almost...

these are my vintage bikes. my '05 KTM is almost vintage also. :lol3

http://i78.photobucket.com/albums/j115/csmutty/download.jpg


...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-30-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 13,217
Views: 891,377
Posted By Rusty Rocket
the scary thing is..you're riding along on your...

the scary thing is..you're riding along on your '72 and your mind forgets that you don't have 12" of travel and you hit a log the size of your leg and bottom the forks and bounce about a foot in the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-30-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13,217
Views: 891,377
Posted By Rusty Rocket
you are gonna want to allow lots of time if you...

you are gonna want to allow lots of time if you want to do the whole route.

Every time I ride my '72 Penton, I think to my self. "we thought this was fun?"

Suspension is awful from that era.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-29-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3,456
Views: 200,532
Posted By Rusty Rocket
helps a lot. I tried looking at Google images...

helps a lot. I tried looking at Google images using all kinds of variations of cat statue that I could think of without any luck.
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 111,156
Views: 22,582,754
Posted By Rusty Rocket
from a site about Suzuki The DR650E was...

from a site about Suzuki

The DR650E was revised for 1996 for better handling and less weight. The new more compact engine gave less power but deliver it at lower...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 72,558
Posted By Rusty Rocket
RFS motors are very reliable. '05 400exc w/...

RFS motors are very reliable.

'05 400exc w/ 10,100 miles, never apart.
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
nice report. thanks for posting the...

nice report.

thanks for posting the link:1drink
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
I like to use the thickness of a dime as a gauge...

I like to use the thickness of a dime as a gauge for proper free play. (nickle max)
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
before you buy a new clutch, try changing the oil...

before you buy a new clutch, try changing the oil (unless you've done that since getting the bike) & checking the cable adjustment. (as suggested previously)

some oils are so slippery, they will...
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 111,156
Views: 22,582,754
Posted By Rusty Rocket
:lol3 Centralia ? You are a rare breed. Isn't...

:lol3 Centralia ? You are a rare breed. Isn't the population something like 14 people?

I've always wanted to check out Centralia. My sis lives in Catawissa, and we just never seem to find the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
1953

1953
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2015, 05:47 PM
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
BTDT you must be at least as old as me.:D ...

BTDT

you must be at least as old as me.:D

you're showing your age
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-27-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 13,217
Views: 891,377
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Good ride today w/ sparrow. all 61.5 miles and...

Good ride today w/ sparrow. all 61.5 miles and we did Baby head, Mt Misery and GreenFalls water. It was amazingly dry, we'll see after tonight :D

started at about 8:15 and was loaded up and on...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 111,156
Views: 22,582,754
Posted By Rusty Rocket
I love that the turn-sig indicator is in plain...

I love that the turn-sig indicator is in plain view. I never see mine
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
:gerg

:gerg
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 111,156
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
take her riding with just the one peg. Then...

take her riding with just the one peg. Then after holding her leg up in the air for 50 miles it will be so tired and sore that she won't be able to run away from you. Score!
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 111,156
Views: 22,582,754
Posted By Rusty Rocket
that used to be a selling point on CZ motocross...

that used to be a selling point on CZ motocross bikes. That they would shift under load (no backing off the throttle) upshifting or downshifting.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-26-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3,456
Views: 200,532
Posted By Rusty Rocket
had to Google that one. :1drink I haven't...

had to Google that one. :1drink

I haven't had cable TV since 1985. (antenna only) So I didn't see that stuff and hadn't ever heard the abbreviation. :lol3
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-26-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 1,403
Views: 143,004
Posted By Rusty Rocket
My dad had a Beechcraft Muscateer Back in the...

My dad had a Beechcraft Muscateer Back in the 80's and 90's. I got to see quite a few small airports. He really liked Orange, MA.

BTW: Skylark, a nice small airport, is about 1 mile from the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 111,156
Views: 22,582,754
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Buying new with 0% interest isn't a bad thing. ...

Buying new with 0% interest isn't a bad thing. Used bikes are a bargain in the DR650 category, because a 1996 is pretty much the same as a 2015. Paying $3500-4000 for a lightly used DR saves you a...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 111,156
Views: 22,582,754
Posted By Rusty Rocket
:wink:

:wink:
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-25-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 13,217
Views: 891,377
Posted By Rusty Rocket
what time you starting?

what time you starting?
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2015, 05:14 PM
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Posted By Rusty Rocket
http://jacksontn.craigslist.org/mcy/5045395547.htm...

http://jacksontn.craigslist.org/mcy/5045395547.html

2006 KLX 250 Dual Sport Motorcycle - PRICE REDUCED - $2100<small> (Camden, TN)</small>

...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 111,156
Views: 22,582,754
Posted By Rusty Rocket
you made the right choice, those kids will jam...

you made the right choice, those kids will jam you into a nursing home first chance they get. :D

the Cogent stuff makes the bike so much better.
Forum: Racing 06-25-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 542
Posted By Rusty Rocket
Good work guys. And good luck in Slovakia

Good work guys. And good luck in Slovakia
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-25-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 22,094
Posted By Rusty Rocket
go go go! fun following along :1drink

go go go! fun following along :1drink
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-25-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 13,217
Views: 891,377
Posted By Rusty Rocket
it's gonna take more than propane. this is...

it's gonna take more than propane.

this is the Roaming Rally:


https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-HPn4dSQ3HSE/VWuq7FBv1sI/AAAAAAAAs9g/Of5TpI1N2xI/s912/water.jpg
...
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