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Old 02-03-2013, 08:14 PM   #56401
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Matt, here's a discussion of the gearing issue on Thumpertalk:

http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/811...t-on-a-wr250r/

I was looking to see what the stock gearing is and found that
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Old 02-03-2013, 10:11 PM   #56402
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I was thinking either or. I haven't done the math yet for how the 606 changes gearing, but I'm thinking 13/48.

I've been reading the mega thread, but I figured I'd ask those who are riding our terrain, not what's 2000 miles away.

Mark, are you running a case saver with that 14t? Any clearance issues?
Yes I am, a VW Sandman case saver, which is designed for the 14t to clear it. The OEM will not fit.
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Old 02-04-2013, 04:07 AM   #56403
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Old 02-04-2013, 07:55 AM   #56404
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Old 02-04-2013, 08:55 AM   #56405
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Yes I am, a VW Sandman case saver, which is designed for the 14t to clear it. The OEM will not fit.
My stock one does.
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Old 02-04-2013, 04:26 PM   #56406
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Got some snow tubing in with the girls today, they had a blast!

Also took the scoot for a short ride around the block in the snow was interesting, my winter tire hooked up pretty damn good!
should have put one on the front when I had the chance. Oh well
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Old 02-04-2013, 05:05 PM   #56407
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my winter tire hooked up pretty damn good!
winter tire?
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Old 02-04-2013, 05:14 PM   #56408
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winter tire?

Yep



Vrm 351 by Vee Rubber, Softer cold weather rubber compound and extra siping. it's awsome on wet pavement! I wish it had a water channel down the middle but oh well


Scooter sizes only, he he he he
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Old 02-04-2013, 05:21 PM   #56409
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WOW they have 17" now!
http://veerubberusa.com/motorcycle/v...p?Pname=vrm351

Might be a pain to get though?
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Old 02-04-2013, 05:24 PM   #56410
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Vrm 351 by Vee Rubber, Softer cold weather rubber compound and extra siping. it's awsome on wet pavement! I wish it had a water channel down the middle but oh well


Scooter sizes only, he he he he

thought maybe you had mounted an ATV tire to that thing

as for the water channel...a dremmel will do the job for ya
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My stock one does.
It's so tight it's not suggested. I'd be surprised if there's not a groove worn into it.
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Old 02-04-2013, 05:33 PM   #56412
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thought maybe you had mounted an ATV tire to that thing

as for the water channel...a dremmel will do the job for ya
I thought about studding up some mini bike knobbies, maybe next year.




Ice Scooting


Slap in some Lighter roller weights and a 3000rpm torque spring and clutch

Damn it Sion!
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:39 PM   #56413
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I'm in love! I've eyeballing these for a while
http://columbus.craigslist.org/mcy/3594226620.html

If only I could find some DS tires to fit it

It's going to be a LOOOONG while be for it ever happens though
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:57 PM   #56414
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If only I could find some DS tires to fit it
stock sizes are

fr: 110/80-18
rr: 140/70-17

and Michelin T-63s come in sizes that are close enough
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Old 02-04-2013, 07:00 PM   #56415
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stock sizes are

fr: 110/80-18
rr: 140/70-17

and Michelin T-63s come in sizes that are close enough
I was thinking a kenda k-761 up front and a 5.10-17 k-270 in the rear


BUT................... It's just a pipe dream
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