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Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-16-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 11,066
Views: 1,180,987
Posted By Blazer1717
Ok after monkeying around with 600 in night mode,...

Ok after monkeying around with 600 in night mode, finally dawned on me to increase the detail settings again, duh. Backed out to 2mi. the backrds. are still showing up. That makes this thing dam...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-16-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 11,066
Views: 1,180,987
Posted By Blazer1717
Bobm,, I tried the night thing you suggested....

Bobm,, I tried the night thing you suggested. It does make a big difference in being able to see the rds., trails, ect. The .8 zoom is definitely less of a bother when you can actually see the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-16-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 11,066
Views: 1,180,987
Posted By Blazer1717
Hey Fred, yes you're dead on the money with...

Hey Fred, yes you're dead on the money with loading up a bunch of tracks before hand. I do that with scores of backroad tracks in my native Deals gap area for motard use. Then play between the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-16-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 11,066
Views: 1,180,987
Posted By Blazer1717
Guavadude, thanks for the reply. City nav just...

Guavadude, thanks for the reply. City nav just leaves too many gaps when getting down to it my opinion. If you have no idea where you are maybe it's ok because you are only going to hit the high...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-15-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11,066
Views: 1,180,987
Posted By Blazer1717
Montana vs 276

I think I am really screwed. Coming from a 276 using Garmins antique topo, I was able to hide all the clutter and contour lines. Saving just the roads, backroads and trails. I could quickly show...
Forum: Ride reports 10-12-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 720
Posted By Blazer1717
Stop at any parts store. Pull the old one &...

Stop at any parts store. Pull the old one & stroll in & get one matched up.
Most likely the one you match it to will be thicker. Slap it in anyway. Will work better. Orrr get a .020+ shim the same...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-02-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,587,288
Posted By Blazer1717
New Born Fawn in New Mexico

http://smoody.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moody-Pics/i-crjZR4H/0/S/deer-on-dees-leg-boot-smell-S.jpg (http://smoody.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moody-Pics/25157083_TDLKR3#%21i=2062931907&k=crjZR4H&lb=1&s=A)...
Forum: Road warriors 06-10-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,460
Posted By Blazer1717
Very simple..& believe me I learned thr hard way....

Very simple..& believe me I learned thr hard way. The reservoir bleed hole in your master is clogged or you have your plunger screwed in so deep the piston is blocking the tiny,tiny hole. Pull out...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-21-2011, 05:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,353
Posted By Blazer1717
airport clutter

I'm with Vintage,,, how do you get rid of the arpt. icons cluttering the map page on the 276?
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,429
Posted By Blazer1717
Toi

888 ,Thanks for the reminder list of what works in the real world and what doesn't. Easy to get a somewhat warped view of those things when riding back east in the land of state parks and corner...
Forum: Ride reports 06-26-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 42,804
Posted By Blazer1717
dr650

Wife and I rode the cdr a few yrs. back on a pair of Dr650's.. Never could get them to run equally on the same jetting. Finally started pulling the airbox door for our elevation adjustments. Both...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 01-01-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,187
Posted By Blazer1717
eastbound

Bmac, We're in Amarillo with 4 door truck, headed east to Nashville area, tomorrow am. Give me a hoot if ya need a lift. Leaving out early thirty.
Guv
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-29-2010, 07:27 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,187
Posted By Blazer1717
Lotta snow

Just crossed from Salida, Co to Montrose this evening in 4x4 truck.
Nasty all the way. Maybe a foot of new snow in Gunnison regions tonite tommorrow.
I'd go south as far as I could stand and...
Forum: Americas 08-31-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 810
Posted By Blazer1717
east coast trails

Don't waste your gas.

Only total novices can be satisfied with dirt rd. situation on east coast. Hatfield mccoy and michigan are real trails, doable by trailbikes not klr's etc. Well maybe...
Forum: Americas 08-31-2010, 12:09 PM
Replies: 478
Views: 40,450
Posted By Blazer1717
Free bike haul, Gunnison, Co to the Dragon

Title says it all. Headed east today, tomorrow from Gunnison to Bama, then on to the Dragon.

2 slots on 24"enclosed trailer pulled by 40ft. rv.

No big bikes, if you rode your GS or Harley...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-20-2010, 01:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,624
Posted By Blazer1717
Fred's Motorsports

Thanks Hayduke, Hopefully Andy will make the connection.

Off the thread subject but anyway,, I'm lobbying Jack, Sargents' Tomichi Trading Post owner, to stock a few tires and tubes, maybe chains...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-20-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,624
Posted By Blazer1717
Andy's ok

I met Andy a few days ago at Sargents, [the crossrds. of the Tat & CDT].
What a nice and capable guy. Not an idiot by any means.

We BS'd for at least an hour before he hightailed it to Lake...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-02-2010, 09:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,750
Posted By Blazer1717
my backyard

Wayah is getting in poor shape, bad tar and chip, plus being found out by the HD crowd, surefire way to ruin any road,,evidence > the dragon,,,all for t shirt and photo sales. Dam,dam,dam! What's...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-27-2010, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 943
Posted By Blazer1717
mckenzie stk trail

Still need info? Wifey Suzy and I rode for several days in the area last week. Are you going on thru the head high pucker bushes on north end of Mckenzie , heck that's the hard part. Miners creek is...
Forum: Ride reports 07-25-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,080
Posted By Blazer1717
Tat Fun

Wow, Good to see you guys hanging in there. Suzy and I met yall just west of Telluride. We were on the ktm dirtbikes, from Bama and Deal's Gap.

Yalls DR's and hard luggage were beginning to...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-02-2010, 05:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,971
Posted By Blazer1717
Bet you don't have any roads, 'anywhere', that...

Bet you don't have any roads, 'anywhere', that the local media doesn't mention the death count on. When you ask a local business ownere how many Harley riders were killed last yr., they just say,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-14-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,091
Posted By Blazer1717
Mosquito Pass - Conquered by Branton Thompson on his Harley

This is an account from Mrs. Blazer
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Leadville, CO. August 24, 2009 we had just arrived and it was past noon,...
Forum: Ride reports 09-08-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 40,161
Posted By Blazer1717
Lookin Good Jermo racing. Proud of you two....

Lookin Good Jermo racing.

Proud of you two.

Can't believe yall have made it this far on those little odd orange bikes.

I thought for sure you'd have to get some of those big dependable...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-25-2008, 11:23 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,760
Posted By Blazer1717
Hayduke, You're gonna fry your butts off in...

Hayduke, You're gonna fry your butts off in Utah.

You know Bemmers have those old Corvair motors in them and they get hot around your feets.
KTM"s are dirt bikes. Not made for the tarmac.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 40,161
Posted By Blazer1717
Team Jermo Rides Again.

I'll be Dammed. Never know who will show up on this advcouchrider site.

Way to go Brent and Jermo!

Proud to see yall are getting out for a cruise.

That was a helluva job on the exc...
Forum: Ride reports 08-01-2008, 07:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,507
Posted By Blazer1717
R&R, Ya'll look great! I am so jealous, you guys...

R&R, Ya'll look great! I am so jealous, you guys out there, here I am in Alabama. Yuck.

Jason and crew are meeting with Darryl today in Salida for them to start the Rocky Mountain High 1200...
Forum: Ride reports 07-16-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,507
Posted By Blazer1717
CDT and SOR, Darryl and Suzy's 2008 Adventure

I started composing this thread while riding down the Cont Divide, but after reading some of the recent reports like “Riding Kazakhstan” or “Around the World in 80 days” I feel our little trip down...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-06-2008, 05:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 791
Posted By Blazer1717
turnpike

Wowee! Man, Don't even think about it.
Prick of a land leaser, will try to have you hung if caught on his place.

I layed out lots of the trails in that neck of the woods and held setra enduros...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-02-2008, 11:08 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,975
Posted By Blazer1717
Thanks Rick and crew for the trail work. Be...

Thanks Rick and crew for the trail work.
Be seeing yall soon. Riding cdt 1st, then wearing ol Jacks arse out!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-30-2008, 04:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,042
Posted By Blazer1717
Dayum boys............. you're getting into my...

Dayum boys............. you're getting into my private stock.
Have you gents seen what good photos have done for the Gap?
Ok, nice pics but please don't mention the rd. names or maybe just send...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 05-23-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,138
Posted By Blazer1717
Yea I'm in . Anytime after this weekend. Will...

Yea I'm in . Anytime after this weekend. Will take a few days to get down to Antelope Wells. Leaving truck/trailer in Salida>I hope. [Help! Hayduke or Jack.]
Riding shadow of rockies down and cdt...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-23-2008, 07:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,445
Posted By Blazer1717
Mike, Part of our clan will be riding and...

Mike,
Part of our clan will be riding and camping in the forrest on our pigass DR's this weekend. Not sure where. We just roam around on the gravel rds. Seems like aboutevery trail and dirt rd....
Forum: Americas 05-15-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 731
Posted By Blazer1717
I do backroads from Roanoke Va. to R,ville N.C.. ...

I do backroads from Roanoke Va. to R,ville N.C..
I never plot it and never save it.

Stay east of 81, west of BRP.
Awesome backcountry rds.
All paved, beautiful farm country with lots and lots...
Forum: Americas 05-15-2008, 01:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,376
Posted By Blazer1717
Beemerboy and girl. When you folks get down to...

Beemerboy and girl.
When you folks get down to the Dragon, ride through very slowly, it is now plain and simply, tourist hell. We now refer to it as the Gauntlet.
Total waste of gas, unless you...
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2008, 06:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 749
Posted By Blazer1717
This has been discussed many times on other dr...

This has been discussed many times on other dr sites.
I'm not sure of possible irregularites out there in DR land but my clan has 3 DRs with IMS tanks.
One with stock seat , two with different...
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2008, 06:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 804
Posted By Blazer1717
I'm very familiar with the busted flywheel...

I'm very familiar with the busted flywheel problem.
But always on Harleys.
Left side main bearing was always the culprit.
I welded the flywheel up and continued for several thou miles.> more than...
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2008, 09:08 AM
Replies: 96,059
Views: 18,097,734
Posted By Blazer1717
Help on fork swap xr 400

I have read where xr 600 forks will slip right in the DR trees.
Nice, but I don't have a 600 to rob.
I do have an xr400 donor bike.. The top couple of inches of the upper leg is quite a bit smaller...
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