Added reply in a thread Anyone use 01M in their shock (I'm out of K2C at the moment) 10/23/2020 1:36 PM

I have never used o1m in a shock, its close to a 5wt, i would imagine it would stiffen up the dampening, i would have him run to store and get shock oil

Added reply in a thread Yamaha YZ 250 or KTM 250 SX? 10/18/2020 4:04 PM

The yz is good, but I think the ktm with the counter balance set up is the way to go, the wp suspension is good also, the kyb is real good, i own a yz and had never had a problem with the transmission or clutch, the front brake is no where near the ktm. ... more »

Added reply in a thread Aluminum tank builder ? 10/3/2020 8:50 PM

I was at a track last week and a guy had a rm 125 with a aluminum tank, he said his good friend does them, name of his shop is Medusa fab.

Added reply in a thread Not gelling with a bike? 9/22/2020 6:20 PM

My ktm was the same way, messed with fork. Handle bars, and gearing also remapped, helped a ton, but my yz just does some things better, or maybe its me

Added reply in a thread Remapped Vortex for my '19 FC350: DAMN. 9/12/2020 5:51 PM

Does anyone know if its better than a remapped stock ecu. I really don't care for the engine braking to much

Added reply in a thread Hands get fatigued quickly and painful - bars, grips? 9/6/2020 8:46 AM

Had the same issue, didn't matter where I put the bars at on a ktm, the neken's are stiff, switched bends and went to the odi bars with the crossbar, night and day difference, if you have another set try swapping them

Added reply in a thread KYB two pieces - unscrewing the body 8/31/2020 8:02 PM

Remove set screw and a little heat

Added reply in a thread AER Suspension Options 8/27/2020 4:19 PM

I went from the mxt mid valve to the coppersmith ohlins cartridge, I like the ohlins setup alot, just more consistent,still have air on one side but 1/2 the pressure, the stock aer forks are pretty good, just not what I'm use to, wanted a setup that ... more »

Added reply in a thread WTB 2008 YZ 250 2 strokes Power valves 8/26/2020 8:14 AM

Is top part busted? if so I just welded it cause they break all the time I might have one

Added reply in a thread Your toolbox 8/14/2020 4:53 PM

You can find some decent deals on Craigslist, doesn't have to be a top notch brand, but the snap on, Mac and matco boxes are very good, and priced that way for a reason, Kennedy also makes some nice rollers.

Added reply in a thread Help Identifying YZ250 Shock 7/17/2020 3:31 PM

I run a 250f shock in my yz, 18mm shaft was 06' and up, 16mm shaft was 05 and down, 46mm body is the same just diameter of reservoir changed

Added reply in a thread Shock Rebuild Help 7/17/2020 3:20 PM

I called them, they did not know the cst off hand, said they would get back to me, I'm curious if maybe the kyb oil is a little lighter.

Added reply in a thread Shock Rebuild Help 7/17/2020 1:49 PM

What was previous oil in shock? As in cst, recently I rebuilt my ktm shock and went with k2c oil, I noticed the same thing it felt softer, I just turned In compression a few clicks, I dont know what the fc oil is compared to kyb or motorex oil, but might ... more »

Added reply in a thread Cylinder studs ok to heli coil? 7/10/2020 8:29 PM

I have had luck in the past with them , there is also another thread repair product called a time sert, they are another good option depending on application, alot of it depends on how much damage there is and how much surrounding material is around ... more »

Added reply in a thread YZ 250 part out 6/27/2020 8:41 PM

Still have carb?

Added reply in a thread What is the final word on AER spring conversion kits? 6/2/2020 7:54 PM

Coppersmith ttx 22 online cartridge

Added reply in a thread ohlins cartridge insert for WP AER 48 on KTM 450sxf 5/26/2020 4:55 PM

I just switched my aer over to ohlins ttx 22 cartridge from coppersmith, it's pretty dang good, I posted on thumpertalk about it, I had the mx tech midvalve setup which helped but was not what I was looking for, the ohlins is a pretty solid product, ... more »

Added reply in a thread Quick carb tuning question 5/23/2020 9:39 PM

Check float hieght might be to much fuel, check vent lines and possible turn up idle

Added reply in a thread 350 vs. 450 5/4/2020 5:52 PM

I have a 350 and it's a really good spread of power, my last 450 felt like it had more overall but was heavy, the 350 I have now is pretty good but wears me out in the sense that it give's me the sensation to rev the piss out of it, they roughly make ... more »

Added reply in a thread Best AMA Outdoor Nationals Ever 4/25/2020 8:01 PM

John Dowd 2009 southwick, finished 3rd overall, pretty crazy for some in there mid 40's