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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1220 on: August 27, 2010, 08:04:12 am »
18 is stock for the offroads. 17 for the retard
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1221 on: September 05, 2010, 10:21:45 am »
 :ricky: For comfort and safety one needs to spend a bit more to get quality stuff. I need to change my front tyre too - current one (Continentale Enduro Pro) does not "feel" right / comfortable in corners and especially on dirt. Where did you buy your new front and at what price?
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1222 on: September 05, 2010, 10:26:52 am »
When the Mitas rears come in i'l be hard pushed to move away from TKC80's in the front. I have only ever used the Scorpion or TKC in the front as well so don't have front end experience regarding different brands....but i do read , watch & learn! No reason to use anything else! :)
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1223 on: September 05, 2010, 06:06:55 pm »
I use full on MX tires front on tubeliss rims, they are difficult to seat, but the improvement when braking and cornering is great. I have a Dunlop on the front at the moment that is beter than the TKC offroad, however I am a bitscared of it at speeds on tar.
 

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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1224 on: September 05, 2010, 07:13:05 pm »
You running full MX front tyre on a 1200GS :o
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1225 on: September 05, 2010, 09:46:12 pm »
hp 2 mx tyre
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1226 on: September 06, 2010, 10:03:11 am »
You running full MX front tyre on a 1200GS :o
I know of 2 guys on HP2's who are running the Mitas C-21 as it is a full MX/Enduro tyre but is also DOT rated....handles like nothing else off road BUT chips on TAR especially wet TAR!

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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1227 on: September 08, 2010, 10:22:15 pm »
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1228 on: September 21, 2010, 11:55:20 am »
Subscribed...  :thumleft:
« Last Edit: September 21, 2010, 11:58:13 am by acidfreak »
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1229 on: September 22, 2010, 12:21:46 pm »
Does anyone of you guys whom fitted a rack on the back have the specs... I would like to put one toghether this weekend but can't find specs for one anywhere?

Thanks a lot!
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1230 on: September 27, 2010, 08:04:51 am »
That will be great!! Will really appreciate!
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1231 on: September 27, 2010, 12:58:45 pm »
That will be great!! Will really appreciate!

Will do it sometime soon. If you can, make 2 or 3 and then sell or give the other one's to Wilddogs. Guys STRUGGLE to find racks. I bought a bike with one on it already. nice.
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1232 on: September 27, 2010, 01:03:23 pm »
That will be great!! Will really appreciate!

Will do it sometime soon. If you can, make 2 or 3 and then sell or give the other one's to Wilddogs. Guys STRUGGLE to find racks. I bought a bike with one on it already. nice.

Cool!! I will build one and put up some picks to check if anyone else would like one, if it looks good and isn't that crazy to build I will make a couple of them..  :thumleft:
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1233 on: September 28, 2010, 11:08:14 am »
Here are some interesting links - great DRZ review plus mods done. Aussie article.

http://www.drz400e.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=34&Itemid=57

On the left, look under resources and click on the links.
They will be downloaded as .pdf files.
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1234 on: October 05, 2010, 09:08:46 pm »
Greetings!

new to WD, just getting started and finding my way around.
i have the SM. will take a few snaps and post them soon.
great to see a dedicated DRZ thread!

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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1235 on: October 05, 2010, 09:15:12 pm »
greetings and welcome!

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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1236 on: October 05, 2010, 09:19:38 pm »
haha, its black as night!
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1237 on: October 05, 2010, 10:10:07 pm »
haha, its black as night!

HAHA. cool. Welcome!!! those SM's are super sexy in black :) i'd put in an FCR carb, but i am a mullet like that.  post pics soon :thumleft:
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1238 on: October 06, 2010, 07:57:26 am »
Welcome!
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Re: The DRZ Thread
« Reply #1239 on: October 06, 2010, 08:08:43 am »
Welcome Gino!
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