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Old 10-18-2012, 12:44 PM   #53611
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DON'T DO IT!!! They're pieces of junk!!! Just look how the front brake caliper simply detaches itself from the fork at the slightest impact against a rock:...
Just kidding... about not getting it. I love mine. That being said, I did just break the caliper carrier, and remove my front caliper from the bike mid-ride....
Good news/Bad news; it didn't hurt anything else (wheel/rotor/me), but they don't sell the carrier separate , I've got to buy a new complete caliper assembly?!
Upgrade to the X front brake? It doesn't use the adapter.
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Old 10-18-2012, 12:53 PM   #53612
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Upgrade to the X front brake? It doesn't use the adapter.
It went through my head, and I'll look into it (a rotor is way cheaper than a caliper assembly)... but I think I recall the rotors are not interchangeable on the hub.
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Old 10-18-2012, 12:58 PM   #53613
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I'm sitting here waiting on an email, so I did a quick ebay search. Here you go:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Yamaha-WR250...10a381&vxp=mtr
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Old 10-18-2012, 01:17 PM   #53614
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I have an X & a garage. We can swap things around and take a look at how it would all work whenever you want.
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Old 10-18-2012, 02:03 PM   #53615
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Autumn Noob Ride - Gravel Only.

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Old 10-18-2012, 02:28 PM   #53616
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The Scouts are on my shopping list. I don't know what the weather has been like back there, but have you worn them on a hot day? I'm wondering if they can be worn year 'round or if the waterproofing makes your feet sweat.
Can't say. So far they have kept them dry but it hasn't been super hot.
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Old 10-18-2012, 02:52 PM   #53617
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Looks like the brisket state, Texas.
Yeah, I gathered that...
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Old 10-18-2012, 03:02 PM   #53618
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I want to thank everyone who responded to my posts about OMTA needing someone for the website. We had an outpouring of offers, and i was not even able to respond to everyone personally before we had an excellent 1st choice and 2 back ups. Thank you for all the offers, and remember in the end you were offering to help your fellow riders.
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Old 10-18-2012, 03:27 PM   #53619
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Supermoto? Hey, the guy says so...

http://columbus.craigslist.org/mcy/3319352725.html
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Old 10-18-2012, 04:13 PM   #53620
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Supermoto? Hey, the guy says so...

http://columbus.craigslist.org/mcy/3319352725.html

My Felt V12 is much cooler, but I have to supply the HP & engine noise.

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Old 10-18-2012, 05:22 PM   #53621
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That's a great name, I've been using Zach-and-a-half


Where's that guy located? I'm not on KTM Talk
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Looks like the brisket state, Texas. Would like his recipe.
go to smokin' lonestar on facebook - he is part of a bbq team as it were
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Old 10-18-2012, 06:00 PM   #53622
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Tom and I are still planning on riding Danville on Saturday if anyone wants to join. The status has changed from noob ride to typical Danville stuff, and maybe explore the roads up around Loudonville. I rode quite a bit of gravel up there today and want to learn my way around better. If anyone is game speak up and we'll designate a meeting point....


Mpenner, I'm talking to you....
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Old 10-18-2012, 06:17 PM   #53623
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Tom and I are still planning on riding Danville on Saturday if anyone wants to join. The status has changed from noob ride to typical Danville stuff, and maybe explore the roads up around Loudonville. I rode quite a bit of gravel up there today and want to learn my way around better. If anyone is game speak up and we'll designate a meeting point....


Mpenner, I'm talking to you....
Check with Bob Ramsey, He knows a lot of gravel in those areas.
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Old 10-18-2012, 06:27 PM   #53624
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Check with Bob Ramsey, He knows a lot of gravel in those areas.
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Old 10-18-2012, 06:43 PM   #53625
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