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by BigBird
Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: 2020 dual sport rides. Local.
Replies: 37
Views: 754

Re: 2020 dual sport rides. Local.

how about section 4 to 6 on MABDR Bruce? Thats about 600 mile round trip from me, doable over a 3 day weekend. Moorefield to Mt. Holly Section 4 is boring boring boring. all asphalt. I think this thread is great and hope to be able to participate in some rides. NOT trying to be a downer BUT when th...
by BigBird
Mon Feb 03, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: Fix the DAMN Thing!
Topic: No Not Again
Replies: 17
Views: 548

Re: No Not Again

REALLY Sorry to see that!!!

I can't understand how something like that could happen to such a new low hour bike that has only been ridden very gently and carefully by a little bitty Mellow-Fellow ???
by BigBird
Wed Jan 29, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: ORV/OHV Action
Topic: PA OHV action alert.
Replies: 17
Views: 791

Re: PA OHV action alert.

This is probably REAL Stupid BUT - I have a PA ATV Tag on my Polaris RZR that I got when I bought it years ago and keep renewing. This allows me to ride a limited number of places in PA such as near Michaux. I don't even remember what I had to do to get it. BUT - IF one were willing to go thru the ...
by BigBird
Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Jo Momma
Topic: Beta Xtrainer
Replies: 16
Views: 497

Re: Beta Xtrainer

The X-Trainer has a lot going for it and has the advantage of being cheaper, smaller, lighter, lower and more torquey than other bikes. The primary criticism is the suspension - particularly the forks and less so the rear shock. Since my riding buddy Vicky has one, I did some research and talked to ...
by BigBird
Wed Dec 11, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Jo Momma
Topic: KTM Freeride 250 vs Beta 300 X ride
Replies: 56
Views: 8143

Re: KTM Freeride 250 vs Beta 300 X ride

I think the X Trainer has many VERY good aspects - particularly for non-tall folks. However, the stock suspension is not too good. My friend Vicki Nielsen has one that I rode a little and she has done the relatively low dollar fork upgrade from Beta which helps. In talking to Beta US HQ in CA I lear...
by BigBird
Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Replies: 0
Views: 218


Hi Folks, We hope YOU will join us for an informal New Year's Eve buffet dinner with lots libations and visiting a fun "gift" exchange and a UFO launching or two if the weather cooperates! No need to RSVP - just show up! We’ll provide plenty of Beer, Wine, Margaritas soft drinks, chips, bread & ham....
by BigBird
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Jo Momma
Topic: Smart Carb versus Lectron
Replies: 18
Views: 1043

Re: Smart Carb versus Lectron

You probably already know this - bu they now have 28mm SmartCarb 2's that might be good for a 150?
by BigBird
Mon Oct 28, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: DAMN Reunion 2020 15-17 May
Replies: 12
Views: 792

Re: DAMN Reunion 2020

I vote for May 15-17.
Can't do Memorial Day WE
by BigBird
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: RORR Dual Sport
Replies: 1
Views: 363

RORR Dual Sport

The RORR Dual Sport is this Sunday, October 20th at Pine Grove, Pa, about 2 hours from Frederick. This is an all day event with a 90 mile course including A and B options. Lunch and gas stop provided back at camp. Morning route will be the Rausch Creek trails and mine roads, the afternoon loop is th...