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Old 04-16-2012, 09:29 PM   #17506
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Did you follow the directions carefully.

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Old 04-16-2012, 09:51 PM   #17507
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I just did a chode-emenectemy (sp? Tracky?) on my Wee Strom seat... cut the foam out where it counts,,, modeled after my mtn bike seat. best mod yet! I got scared from reading about what poor seat design did to Pluric and took a pre-emptive strike!
What? You don't want to be rich and handsome?

Okay, okay, handsome?

well maybe not so ugly?

Allright I admit I'm broke and don't own a mirror, but I can't blame that on my seat.
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Old 04-17-2012, 12:02 AM   #17508
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FYI I have a list of some stuff for sale, mostly clothing, some cycling stuff, etc.

thanks

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Old 04-18-2012, 05:11 AM   #17509
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After buying the 800GS, I sold my trail bike (Yamaha WR450). Now I regret selling it and considering going to a KTM. I dropped by Edge, the new sleds are nice, but damn pricey. I know alot of folks on here ride KTM's, On the used market, are there years or models that I should stay away from?

Thanks for the input.

Still looking for that 'right' orange steed. I've opened my search up to 400 or 520 cc bikes. My price range is $4k or less for a bike in great shape. Would like to have electric and kick start; and street legal if possible (optional) This is for trail riding, no desert or racing. Let me know if you know of a bike that fits my criteria Thank you.
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Old 04-18-2012, 11:54 AM   #17510
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These are two I like.

Same '02 era as mine completely souped up. Needs lights and it is a MXC model which is about the same gearing as a XC-F but still pretty good... I rode a bunch of later ones on our last trip and came back to my '02 and loved every bit of it...
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=218...36&ad=19913381

If I were lookign for a later model this is the one I would buy assuming it checks out in person..
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=218...44&ad=19815373
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Old 04-19-2012, 06:02 AM   #17511
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These are two I like.

Same '02 era as mine completely souped up. Needs lights and it is a MXC model which is about the same gearing as a XC-F but still pretty good... I rode a bunch of later ones on our last trip and came back to my '02 and loved every bit of it...
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=218...36&ad=19913381

If I were lookign for a later model this is the one I would buy assuming it checks out in person..
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=218...44&ad=19815373
Two good choices, I've been looking at KSL but under dirt bikes. Thank you!
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Old 04-19-2012, 12:21 PM   #17512
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The Wedge - routing advice...?

Has anyone ridden this route to the Wedge? It was

It was suggested by a friend, and the goal here is for someone riding from Denver/Grand Junction to take a side trip on a more interesting ride that US6. Most riders will be on bigger bikes, with camping gear... so the goal is to avoid stuff that is overly difficult.

Thanks for any advice or other suggestions.



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Old 04-19-2012, 12:50 PM   #17513
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Has anyone ridden this route to the Wedge? It was

It was suggested by a friend, and the goal here is for someone riding from Denver/Grand Junction to take a side trip on a more interesting ride that US6. Most riders will be on bigger bikes, with camping gear... so the goal is to avoid stuff that is overly difficult.

Thanks for any advice or other suggestions.



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Piece of cake. Was just through there about 4 weeks ago:

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=776438

You could drive your grandma's cadillac through that section.
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Old 04-19-2012, 01:33 PM   #17514
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Piece of cake. Was just through there about 4 weeks ago:

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=776438

You could drive your grandma's cadillac through that section.
Just as long as it isn't an orange cadillac......



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Old 04-19-2012, 09:04 PM   #17515
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There's a trials event this sat near elberta. I was out setting the sections today and will be out again tomorrow. It Should be a good time. Come by and say hi or better yet come compete. Its only $5 for first timers and you can ride a dirt bike. Heck I'll even let you ride some sections on my gas gas.

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Old 04-19-2012, 09:45 PM   #17516
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There's a trials event this sat near elberta. I was out setting the sections today and will be out again tomorrow. It Should be a good time. Come by and say hi or better yet come compete. Its only $5 for first timers and you can ride a dirt bike. Heck I'll even let you ride some sections on my gas gas.

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I'm sorry I'm missing this one. I was excited to see what kind of course Frog would come up with but for some stupid reason I'm doing the knolls knockout race. At least my trials bike will be attending. Give em hell fano, and don't destroy my Sherco's tranny ;)
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Old 04-21-2012, 08:59 AM   #17517
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Davis County Update

Thought this might bring a tear to the eye of all you BMW owners out there.



BMW of Salt Lake closed their doors about 2 weeks ago . The sign on the door says they are out of business and to go visit BMW of Utah for all of your Bavarian Motorad needs.
My thoughts, after they gave up KTM in '07, they just weren't cool enough to stay in business. Bummer, as they were within walking distance of my work, made for convenient tire changes and such.
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Old 04-21-2012, 09:05 AM   #17518
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Davis County Update #2

Explored the Bountiful foothills on Friday. Headed up North Canyon to see how far I could make it heading to Mueller Park. A little muddy in spots, with a few patches of snow. Made it about a mile up past the start of the single track trail till I hit this obstacle (which was insurmountable without a good chainsaw).

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The Aprilia was rocking, what a nice afternoon for a ride
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After North Canyon, hit some rocky terrain just to the north, lost two plastic radiator guards and my license plate. I guess it's time to rig up a better solution than the exposed tidy tail mounting point.
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Old 04-21-2012, 02:28 PM   #17519
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Probably needed your prostrate checked.... to make sure you have one.


Your son said you were being a pussy out there.
I guess it takes a prostrate plus a ball or two to ride wheelies on a 600 lb motorbike. Photoshop?
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Old 04-21-2012, 02:34 PM   #17520
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I just did a chode-emenectemy (sp? Tracky?) on my Wee Strom seat... cut the foam out where it counts,,, modeled after my mtn bike seat. best mod yet! I got scared from reading about what poor seat design did to Pluric and took a pre-emptive strike!
Yeah the Harkster was whining about how his taint ('taint your buthole and 'taint your balls either) was getting chapped in the 'Swell. Threatened to tear a pussyhole in the seat like some of those bicycle seats. Friggin stock Katoom seat is not much better than wrapping the top tube with a slice of bacon.
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