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Old 03-02-2013, 04:14 PM   #23056
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Video coming

I have been waiting on video of today to cook but ytube must have more than 5 or 6 people posting up on a Saturday night. Anyway show off vids coming after I get back from dinner....
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Old 03-02-2013, 06:37 PM   #23057
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Break In Ride

Eting – enjoyed the ride this morning. Brisk weather, surprise mud holes, and a new machine made it a great day.
I am sorry none of the other n00bs and or new comers were not there. You missed a great opportunity to ride. I enjoyed it and Im pretty sure Kip had a good time.
Attached is video of ride. I forgot captions, titles, and chit like that, but you can watch Eting take the first bites of the “Woodsbike Elephant”.


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Old 03-02-2013, 06:56 PM   #23058
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Eting – enjoyed the ride this morning. Brisk weather, surprise mud holes, and a new machine made it a great day.
I am sorry none of the other n00bs and or new comers were not there. You missed a great opportunity to ride. I enjoyed it and Im pretty sure Kip had a good time.
Attached is video of ride. I forgot captions, titles, and chit like that, but you can watch Eting take the first bites of the “Woodsbike Elephant”.




Was definitely a great day to ride! I was planning to be there and also meet up with Inept but a new exhaust meant my bike needed to be rejetted. You guys wouldnt have wanted a DR to ruin the orange ride though

Next noob ride on a saturday and I will make it for sure!

You KTM guys can go away now- I cant afford seeing them
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Old 03-03-2013, 06:27 AM   #23059
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Can't bring myself to put the mirrors on.
No plates yet either.
GO GO GO !!!
I spy a M715
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Old 03-03-2013, 11:48 AM   #23060
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I spy a M715
I like it!
Research says they get 5-7 miles per gallon.
Don't matter if its going forward, idling in neutral, backin-up,,,don't matter.

Top speed is 55.
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Old 03-03-2013, 03:46 PM   #23061
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I spy a M715
I have noticed that if only one pic of a bike is offered it will almost always be from the exhaust side (which in most cases is from the right - or front wheel on the right).
Note my own avitar.

Ok go on back to what you were doing.
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Vico1 screwed with this post 03-03-2013 at 05:14 PM
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Old 03-03-2013, 08:19 PM   #23062
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I have noticed that if only one pic of a bike is offered it will almost always be from the exhaust side (which in most cases is from the right - or front wheel on the right).
Note my own avitar.

Ok go on back to what you were doing.
In my case it is sort of an insecurity issue;
  • Picture time. Let's see...
  • Walk around to the other side.
  • Hmmm... looks taller over here.
  • Take picture. (snap)
  • Delete other photo
  • Post
Sometimes I'm secure... avatar is WR's weak side
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Old 03-03-2013, 08:22 PM   #23063
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I spy a M715
And yes Madhouse, abysmal MPG.
Looking for an older 5.9 Cummins 12V to drop in some day.
Then total re-gearing and axle swaps that the diesel can tolerate.
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Old 03-04-2013, 03:46 AM   #23064
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And yes Madhouse, abysmal MPG.
Looking for an older 5.9 Cummins 12V to drop in some day.
Then total re-gearing and axle swaps that the diesel can tolerate.
Eting - were you able to calculate/confirm gas milage on the 3fiddy? I was amazed at mine when first delivered. 65mpg ! But after retuning it (richer) it is now around 50 ish... still amazing.

Just wondering.
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Old 03-04-2013, 04:39 AM   #23065
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And yes Madhouse, abysmal MPG.
Looking for an older 5.9 Cummins 12V to drop in some day.
Then total re-gearing and axle swaps that the diesel can tolerate.
I may have a spare. Want one with an auto or 5spd? Planning to put together one for the ZEV that'll hold together at 6k rpm's But I keep going back to wanting an M35a2 Bobber.
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Old 03-04-2013, 06:30 AM   #23066
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Treemans

When is everyone arriving at "Treeman"? My crew and I should arrive around 3 pm on Friday. Hopefully in time to ride before dark.
Terry
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Old 03-04-2013, 06:57 AM   #23067
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When is everyone arriving at "Treeman"? My crew and I should arrive around 3 pm on Friday. Hopefully in time to ride before dark.
Terry
We should be there about the same time or a little earlier. Doesnt get dark there until later (still central time zone). Hell you could even NIGHT RIDE those trails.

I figured about 10 to 12 PAR folks so far:
Vico1
FBM
Dr Phillgood
WoodsRider & Guest
Orange Crush
Inept
Rotorhead
Capehorn & guest
Gimmie?
Apperson

Others?
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Old 03-04-2013, 07:59 AM   #23068
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We should be there about the same time or a little earlier. Doesnt get dark there until later (still central time zone). Hell you could even NIGHT RIDE those trails.

I figured about 10 to 12 PAR folks so far:
Vico1
FBM
Dr Phillgood
WoodsRider & Guest
Orange Crush
Inept
Rotorhead
Capehorn & guest
Gimmie?
Apperson

Others?
Hope to come and ride saturday with you all. Anyone got directions to this place?
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Old 03-04-2013, 08:38 AM   #23069
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Hey everyone, The Navy moved me down here a couple months ago and I am looking for some people to ride with. Just picked this TM 250 up, put some lights on it and managed to get it registered for the road.



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Old 03-04-2013, 09:13 AM   #23070
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Hope to come and ride saturday with you all. Anyone got directions to this place?
Yes I think we all know where it is. Thanks for asking.

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Hey everyone, The Navy moved me down here a couple months ago and I am looking for some people to ride with. Just picked this TM 250 up, put some lights on it and managed to get it registered for the road.



Welcome to the madhouse! You are in rare company with legal 2smoker! We do have some though. Skid=Mark is you man there.

Bunch of us are going to Treeman's outing this weekend. PM me if interested otherwise get with some of the others on here for a ride. Great time of the year...
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