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Old 05-29-2012, 04:31 PM   #17836
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Enough talk about your rectumizer... Trying to wake the Walrus?
Oh Hell no. That would be like........

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Old 05-29-2012, 08:27 PM   #17837
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[QUOTE=GISkev;18787519]Let me put about 35000 miles of WOT on yer Ape and see if she's still in the lovin' mood! How many miles on that priss? I wish I could have joined you on your ride! I want your gpx if you got 'em (I'll trade!)

Oh she is a high maintenance broad, and will never make it to 35K, but damn is she a fun ride


No GPX files for this ride, but can give names locations or coordinates of starting points, not too hard to find.
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Old 05-29-2012, 09:46 PM   #17838
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Cave trail at the B is open again.
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Old 05-30-2012, 06:19 AM   #17839
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Old 05-30-2012, 07:58 AM   #17840
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windshield weld?

Anyone aware of a way to 'weld' a cracked windshield? Super glue held for a bit, but it's not working out. Does anyone in town do that sort of thing?
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Old 05-30-2012, 11:43 AM   #17841
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I'm not sure if moving to heber was the right move. The commute to the office sucks.

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Old 05-30-2012, 12:11 PM   #17842
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Cave trail at the B is open again.
Where is this cave trail? I've been up there a number of times but not really off the beaten path since I have a GSA. Is the trail big bore friendly? Can you give me directions?



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Old 05-30-2012, 01:04 PM   #17843
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I'm not sure if moving to heber was the right move. The commute to the office sucks.
You little %*#@+ Of course I mean that in a non jealous context. Man that does look fun.

Just picked my boats up. Beckstrand Marine put a new motor in one last year and it had an
oil leak. Stood behind it 100% even though the warranty period was over. Didn't even have to ask.
I wish more dealers treated customers so well.

Now if I can just keep the daughter from repeating this......









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Old 05-30-2012, 01:22 PM   #17844
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You little %*#@+ Of course I mean that in a non jealous context. Man that does look fun.

Just picked my boats up. Beckstrand Marine put a new motor in one last year and it had an
oil leak. Stood behind it 100% even though the warranty period was over. Didn't even have to ask.
I wish more dealers treated customers so well.

Now if I can just keep the daughter from repeating this......









Is it built by ktm. :
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Old 05-30-2012, 02:00 PM   #17845
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Is it built by ktm. :
Nope, that's either Honda or Kawasaki red. Can't go orange on this one. Damn it.

There was a small circlip in the oil just before it went.
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Old 05-30-2012, 03:59 PM   #17846
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I'm not sure if moving to heber was the right move. The commute to the office sucks.

Has your PN-40 gone haywire yet? I burned through two of them in two years. Going to return the last one to REI and maybe get a Garmin.
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Old 05-30-2012, 04:13 PM   #17847
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Has your PN-40 gone haywire yet? I burned through two of them in two years. Going to return the last one to REI and maybe get a Garmin.
Not yet but I haven't had it long. It was cheap so if it does no big deal.
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Old 05-30-2012, 04:53 PM   #17848
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haywire ^^^

I've had my Garmin Rino 530 Hcx pair for like 5 years, and a strength and weakness is that it has a battery pack that's built into the unit, so free floating AA's won't vibe out. one pack last 3 full days, so I just take one to swap out. Mine looks like its been through a war, electrical tape on the antennae, perma-dust encrusted everywhere. I plugged it into my laptop and it glitched out and died, and garmin is replacing it for $130 since it's out of warranty. I thought that was quite reasonable considering what it'd been through. They retail at $500 per, but i got em online for $350 each, and I'd say they paid themselves off the very first time my grrrrrl took a wrong turn in the winter during twilight far from nowhere.


What?! No advice on welding a windshield?!
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Old 05-30-2012, 07:56 PM   #17849
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What?! No advice on welding a windshield?!
You may try some clear strong epoxy, but the epoxy will discolor and weaken with UV exposure.
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Old 05-30-2012, 09:04 PM   #17850
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What?! No advice on welding a windshield?!
It's not a KLR, write a check for a new screen.
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