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Old 02-07-2012, 04:01 PM   #16846
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As the only responsible party of this contingent, I'll manage the keys. After meeting Pluric and Walrus in person, it falls on my shoulders by default--based on general principal.

I'm not too worried, anyway. Those two donkey dicks couldn't get laid in a morgue.
As to the former...............I don't care if you lead or follow............but...................since you are the Punk Assed Kid of the group......



As to the latter...........even when pluric was young............he was astonished at my bull like nature..........



And as to Hick's keys............they are and always will be..................with Hick............in his secret compartment............



Andre', if you give Steve a pair of gloves that fit me, I'll settle up first opportunity..........
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Old 02-07-2012, 04:55 PM   #16847
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As to the former...............I don't care if you lead or follow............but...................since you are the Punk Assed Kid of the group......



As to the latter...........even when pluric was young............he was astonished at my bull like nature..........



And as to Hick's keys............they are and always will be..................with Hick............in his secret compartment............



Andre', if you give Steve a pair of gloves that fit me, I'll settle up first opportunity..........
Copy that. I'll bring cash for 2 pair just in case...
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Old 02-07-2012, 08:45 PM   #16848
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Dunlop 606 is definitely out in my book.
I kept up w/ street tires on 606's, but I am feeble in the dirt. I'd be interested in why you don't like 'em. I like them cuz they're trendy!
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Old 02-07-2012, 09:18 PM   #16849
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West Mtn

A short burst to West Mountain Sunday and I found a little snow and mud. Had a beer, shot the can, livin large.

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Old 02-07-2012, 09:20 PM   #16850
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I kept up w/ street tires on 606's, but I am feeble in the dirt. I'd be interested in why you don't like 'em. I like them cuz they're trendy!
And we know YOU are a trendy guy!
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Old 02-07-2012, 09:24 PM   #16851
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A short burst to West Mountain Sunday and I found a little snow and mud. Had a beer, shot the can, livin large.


Mud dobber!

How do u like that big clunky folding mirror?
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Old 02-08-2012, 07:02 AM   #16852
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Used Metzler MCE Karoo rear on my xrr in Baja last October and it was shot in 1600 miles.Very good performance but only fair wear. Mung
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Old 02-08-2012, 07:36 AM   #16853
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I like the 606 cuz it's sexy.
You like anything with nubs on it.
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Old 02-08-2012, 07:59 AM   #16854
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What are other Utards doing for good hard long wearing knobby for moto/ADV style riding that work OK on the street (ie can corner OK, stop OK), but do not necessarily have to be DOT. Basically, are there other options besides the Maxxis Desert IT that also work pretty well in terms of doing a good job but also lasting? Dunlop 606 is definitely out in my book. I have a Bridgestone Gritty ED78 on my bike right now and I know that those work pretty well. Can someone comment on those and/or any other tires that work pretty well?

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What bike?

It's pretty hard to beat a ed78 rear for a small bore in terms of durability. They don't grip super well but they are predictable and last a really long time. And you barely have to run air in them.

If you want more grip then a 739 is good but expensive and don't last near as long.
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Old 02-08-2012, 08:25 AM   #16855
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A bit of winter maintainance

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Old 02-08-2012, 09:26 AM   #16856
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A bit of winter maintainance


Otherwise known as a KTM oil change.
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Old 02-08-2012, 10:04 AM   #16857
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Andre', if you give Steve a pair of gloves that fit me, I'll settle up first opportunity..........
Sounds good I brought a bunch down.. You're definitely an XL.. :)
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Old 02-08-2012, 10:07 AM   #16858
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I kept up w/ street tires on 606's, but I am feeble in the dirt. I'd be interested in why you don't like 'em. I like them cuz they're trendy!
Just wear too quick I think... My bike also seems to go through rear tires like crazy, more so than my XR oddly enough.. I went through 3/4s of a Dunlop 952s in about 400 miles... Looking for something that lasts a little longer ideally but equally as capable/durable...
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Old 02-08-2012, 10:09 AM   #16859
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A short burst to West Mountain Sunday and I found a little snow and mud. Had a beer, shot the can, livin large.

Couldn't leave it alone could ya?...always starting shit here!....
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Old 02-08-2012, 10:09 AM   #16860
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Juiced up KTM 510cc probably around 55hp I figure...

I have a ED78 on it now and I don't mind it too much. I think I'm going to order another one and a Maxxis IT Desert for the front...

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What bike?

It's pretty hard to beat a ed78 rear for a small bore in terms of durability. They don't grip super well but they are predictable and last a really long time. And you barely have to run air in them.

If you want more grip then a 739 is good but expensive and don't last near as long.
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