RI & Eastern CT Big Bike Drop-o-rama

Discussion in 'Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carp' started by mrt10x, Oct 5, 2010.

  1. stromper

    stromper Been here awhile

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    Sunday 50's ?

    Oh Well my little guy wants to see Wreck it Ralph
  2. MATPOC

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    Just got home, CT ride was just too far to be fun, at least 2 hour ride each way on knobbies, so we went to Freetown, it's only 20 miles away and all nice back roads.
    Still uploading the video but I can say one thing: big bikes were dropped! Hope Maat got the "big splash" on his GoPro...
  3. MATPOC

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  4. Happycamper

    Happycamper Have bikes, will travel

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    That was one deep puddle :eek1
  5. mrt10x

    mrt10x Dumba$s Jarhead

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    Nice crash.. dueling crashes.. matpoc here and Al over in the small bike thread.
  6. Capt. REDBEARD

    Capt. REDBEARD TWECO

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    next time drop me a line - that is my new backyard.


    shameless spam:
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    she really is looking and riding good. I fixed most of the cosmetic bumps and bruises. Mechanically - as most of you know - I was hyper vigilant. The last guy who came to look at it didn't believe some of the videos he saw in the pachaug thread were of the same bike........
  7. MATPOC

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  8. stromper

    stromper Been here awhile

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    crickets
  9. mrt10x

    mrt10x Dumba$s Jarhead

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    big bike is at Razee's, small bikes are in pieces.. well I could have either one back together in a couple of minutes.. but we are missing a good day for a ride :huh
  10. MATPOC

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    I may go out during the week, depends it front tire can hold air, fount it flat the other day...
  11. stromper

    stromper Been here awhile

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    This weekend I get free skiing up at Watchusett
  12. MATPOC

    MATPOC Long timer

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    Front wheel needs new tube, leaks at the stem, time for some tire shopping.
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    mrt10x Dumba$s Jarhead

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    pirelli scorpion pro on the front.. I have one waiting to go on.. I have read and heard nothing but great things about it.
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    Bikenstitches Been here awhile

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    That's what are on the WR; awesome but pricey
  15. MATPOC

    MATPOC Long timer

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    I'm gonna get Michelin A10
  16. alcontrast

    alcontrast at least I'm trying

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    I just ordered a Kenda K760 rear and a Pirelli Scorpion XCMH front for the DRZ.. We'll see how those work out. I've never used either of them... They won't be here till Monday though so this weekend if I get any time to ride I'll be on the F650....

    This weekend I'll most likely be using my spare time wrenching on my truck and the DRZ..
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    MATPOC Long timer

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    I considered K760 but for few $ more (lees than $10) will give A10 a try

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  18. lester3

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    just got a mich a10 . 120-90-18. it is wider than my dunlop 606 , 130-90-17 on my klr.also got a scorpion pro for the front ,have not mounted it yet. it looks like its gonna hook up good. check out revzilla or american motorcycle tire they both have good prices
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    mrt10x Dumba$s Jarhead

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    I have the Kenda on my DRZ...definitely like it better on the rear than my current 606... the A10 has a great reputation too...for the rear.. but the scorpion pro is the front everyone raves about.
  20. akarob

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    Scorpion Pro is a great front, but it tends to lose the side knobs in the rocks. It's probably last you a while if you don't do too many trips up Baby Head Hill./