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Forum: Trials Yesterday, 06:20 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 10,518
Posted By jonnyc21
Besides if you wanted an orange trials bike all...

Besides if you wanted an orange trials bike all you need is one of these. :rofl

http://www.scorpausa.com/images/300_big.jpg
Forum: Trials 02-26-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 21,926
Posted By jonnyc21
I quite agree that a 300 raga isn't comparable to...

I quite agree that a 300 raga isn't comparable to an MX bike in any way and am also not arguing about a 300 v's a 125. I was pointing out what my experience was and that for me (not others) it was...
Forum: Trials 02-26-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 21,926
Posted By jonnyc21
For some it isn't a matter of refusing to use the...

For some it isn't a matter of refusing to use the clutch, it can often be that they are willing and trying but just don't realize they aren't as much as they think they are.

When I got my bike...
Forum: Trials 02-24-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 21,926
Posted By jonnyc21
This is exactly why I took first place my first...

This is exactly why I took first place my first event on my wife's 125! My friend told me I would likely have a much lower score then most first time riders because I was on such a small bike... ...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,213,648
Posted By jonnyc21
Leaking cap was one of the larger why's as to my...

Leaking cap was one of the larger why's as to my choice for the TT tank.

I didn't have an issue with the wide tank or the fuel location, I ether drain or remove the TT tank for harder and sand...
Forum: Trials 02-21-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 770
Posted By jonnyc21
I learned this from a friend before I went to my...

I learned this from a friend before I went to my first trial. There I used a pair of adventure boots because I had 2 options at that point in my life. Us my adv boots or my MX boots and, as much as...
Forum: Trials 02-21-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,739
Posted By jonnyc21
I have seen some of your past pictures of your...

I have seen some of your past pictures of your 305 and admire it. Just such a nice job on that bike. :clap
Forum: Trials 02-21-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,739
Posted By jonnyc21
Just wondering but is it an age of the bike issue...

Just wondering but is it an age of the bike issue a configuration issue, or both?

I see a "Aprilia TX 300 de 1984" that looks like it is both twin shock and drum brake... is 84 not old enuff?
Forum: Trials 02-20-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,016
Posted By jonnyc21
I was starting to think I was missing somthing, a...

I was starting to think I was missing somthing, a bit of a relief it's not as bad as I thought... Though quoting it next time might help on my part. :D
Forum: Trials 02-20-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 770
Posted By jonnyc21
wawarides suggestion on checking with Gaerne and...

wawarides suggestion on checking with Gaerne and see if they are able to special order is a great thought.

Makes me wonder if they or any of the other trials boot companies have the the option...
Forum: Trials 02-20-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,326
Posted By jonnyc21
My 2 cents... Gget there a little early and...

My 2 cents...

Gget there a little early and ask some questions and walk a few sections. You can also check if they have an open type class that would let you pick between the two lines and just...
Forum: Trials 02-19-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,016
Posted By jonnyc21
Guess I need to work on my sarcasom or quote his...

Guess I need to work on my sarcasom or quote his post next time... :huh
Forum: Trials 02-18-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,016
Posted By jonnyc21
I was after the pictures... But thanks...

I was after the pictures... But thanks...
Forum: Trials 02-17-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,016
Posted By jonnyc21
So... where are they? :lurk :hide ...

So... where are they?

:lurk


:hide

:rofl
Forum: Trials 02-17-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,316
Posted By jonnyc21
In that case I would see if you can find a set of...

In that case I would see if you can find a set of higher bend bars and maybe a small set of risers to give you better leverage and allow you to get the front of the bike up more when you go over...
Forum: Trials 02-16-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,316
Posted By jonnyc21
WOW :eek1 Have a back, neck, or other...

WOW :eek1

Have a back, neck, or other problem where this helps or somthing else?

I rode a bike with a set of bars that lifted maybe 2/3 or 3/4 of that and for me it just felt all out of wack....
Forum: Trials 02-13-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,171
Posted By jonnyc21
For sure a good video... and you have 1 more...

For sure a good video... and you have 1 more vote here as well. :freaky
Forum: Trials 02-11-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,063
Posted By jonnyc21
There is lots of great threads on first trials...

There is lots of great threads on first trials bike size here if you run a search or two. (sorry didn't do this for the bike size threads, however...)

My 2 cents based on what you listed here......
Forum: Trials 02-11-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,493
Posted By jonnyc21
There is the 200 (179 cc ish I think?) and as...

There is the 200 (179 cc ish I think?) and as indicated above not an MX bix so much closer to the 125/150cc range maybe...
Forum: Trials 02-11-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,493
Posted By jonnyc21
I would love a Randonne myself, however with it...

I would love a Randonne myself, however with it being 190 lbs (ish) dry over somthing like the TXT pro at 155 lbs (ish) dry I am glad I stuck with a pro for my wife. And I am almost sure if I could...
Forum: Trials 02-09-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,016
Posted By jonnyc21
Maybe not the best but I was thinking something...

Maybe not the best but I was thinking something like:
http://www.ad-tekproducts.co.uk/acatalog/p-4-ex-grd.jpg
Forum: Trials 02-09-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,016
Posted By jonnyc21
I would agree with lamotovita that most are for...

I would agree with lamotovita that most are for us not the bike.

If your going to trail ride at speeds that can do this it might be worth looking into something as it sounds like you might be...
Forum: Trials 02-08-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 374,232
Posted By jonnyc21
Wife, daughter and I payed on the bikes in the...

Wife, daughter and I payed on the bikes in the back yard, and I did a quick clean and lube of the chain on my bike... Productive and fun day! :evil
Forum: Trials 02-08-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,345
Posted By jonnyc21
I was also thinking vent tube or warn O-ring. ...

I was also thinking vent tube or warn O-ring.

Not sure past that.
Forum: Trials 02-06-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 962
Posted By jonnyc21
As indicated its form, I was amazed how much it...

As indicated its form, I was amazed how much it really made a difference when I started to get the form correct. Well worth the Ryan Young video, a training class and some riding buddies!

And...
Forum: Trials 02-03-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 959
Posted By jonnyc21
Maybe something like... (If in US: assuming you...

Maybe something like... (If in US: assuming you can convert an off road only bike to street legal in your location) Outside US I wouldn't know...

Gas Gas Randonne:...
Forum: Trials 02-02-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,708
Posted By jonnyc21
Crashing from the loop trail into the start of...

Crashing from the loop trail into the start of the section... wow :eek1

Never even thought that would/could be a 5 but the rules I ride would in fact be just that.

I will have to remember that...
Forum: Trials 02-02-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,708
Posted By jonnyc21
I have been thinking about this thread and when...

I have been thinking about this thread and when reflecting on some of what I have learned in my life will list a few quotes from John Wooden.


"Be more concerned with your character than your...
Forum: Trials 02-01-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,263
Posted By jonnyc21
Something that worked great for my wife's CRF230L...

Something that worked great for my wife's CRF230L was to change the bars for a set of trials bend bars, then roll them forward more as you would on a trials bike, both her and I can ride the bike...
Forum: Trials 02-01-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,263
Posted By jonnyc21
Somthing I have found for me... when at the...

Somthing I have found for me... when at the slower speeds I use, when on trails with my trials bike and standing, the legs give what seems for me to be a more controlled and lower stress level on my...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-29-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,916
Posted By jonnyc21
Thank you for the update, I will see if I can...

Thank you for the update, I will see if I can make it.
Forum: Trials 01-29-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,708
Posted By jonnyc21
I would agree when the bike/rider dislodged a...

I would agree when the bike/rider dislodged a rock or over somthing and it did the deed I would not 5 the rider based on my understanding of the rules I was introduced to trials with.
Forum: Trials 01-29-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,708
Posted By jonnyc21
Inresting... I would expect a dab on the market...

Inresting... I would expect a dab on the market that dislodged it would be like braking your boundary tape with your foot and this be a 5... I guess CAT rules are a little different than what I...
Forum: Trials 01-29-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,263
Posted By jonnyc21
On the gearing... I have been on many rides with...

On the gearing... I have been on many rides with a friend who rides a KTM 300 and I in my Montesa 4RT. Almost all of my riding is between 3rd and 4the with no issues keeping up or lacking in power...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2015, 02:27 AM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,213,648
Posted By jonnyc21
Only works if your battery isn't 100% dead... If...

Only works if your battery isn't 100% dead... If so you need a little charge time to get things working before the jump start.

Had this happen on my wife's F650CS but with a little charge time to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 7,600
Views: 1,213,648
Posted By jonnyc21
Nice! That thing looks like it just came...

Nice!

That thing looks like it just came home from the showroom for the first time!

Can't say its the best fit for the took kits but I didn't want to build one from scratch so I picked up the...
Forum: Trials 01-28-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,263
Posted By jonnyc21
I thought it was only the standard that came with...

I thought it was only the standard that came with the seat and the Repsol didn't as well?

And yes the standard 4RT would be a great trail bike even with stock gearing. I wouldn't up the front...
Forum: Trials 01-27-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 32,297
Posted By jonnyc21
Yes, if your going to pull them leave the bolts...

Yes, if your going to pull them leave the bolts out as well... :norton
Forum: Trials 01-27-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 374,232
Posted By jonnyc21
nice! Just a little play in the back yard...

nice!

Just a little play in the back yard for mine... felt good to get a bit of practice in!

The power of the dark side! http://www.millan.net/minimations/smileys/vader.gif...
Forum: Trials 01-26-2015, 11:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,136
Posted By jonnyc21
And if you don't need the extra fuel you can go...

And if you don't need the extra fuel you can go with the Jitsie Universal seat.

http://www.thehellteam.com/jitsie-universal-trials-seat.html
...
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