Added reply in a thread New Battery Technology Sodium Ion 7/4/2019 2:43 AM

Cobalt-based electrode materials for sodium-ion batteries -- https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/21/17488626/elon-musk-cobalt-electric-vehicle-battery-science

Added reply in a thread New Battery Technology Sodium Ion 7/3/2019 11:32 PM

Cobalt is the problem material - Do Sodium ion batteries use cobalt ? See - child labor in the dangerous mining of cobalt https://www.google.com/search?q=drc+cobalt+child+labour&client=firefox-b-d&channel=crow&source=lnms&tbm=vid&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjv4_vx0ZrjAhU5XRUIHdFDCeIQ_AUIEygE&biw=1161&bih=553 ... more »

Added reply in a thread Carlin Dunne dies at Pikes Peak 7/3/2019 12:27 AM

https://youtu.be/PNVoj8VRVMY

Added reply in a thread KTM sold 260,000 bikes last year... 6/18/2019 2:21 AM

KTM count 50cc sales as a unit !

Added reply in a thread Best Enduro Bike 6/11/2019 11:35 PM

IMO - I have ridden the GasGas and KTM 300's back to back - I preferred the GasGas it felt much better than the KTM in all departments. However KTM dealer network, resale, etc etc compared to GasGas is another matter.

Added reply in a thread 2020 CRF250 6/11/2019 10:57 PM

Some good points taken from another external thread : Two small pipes flow more efficiently than one large one of the same volumetic area. In many cases, particularly with air cooled engines, there are problems with cooling the bridge between the exhaust ... more »

Added reply in a thread Vettel’s penalty - leaving the track isn’t just a moto problem 6/10/2019 5:57 PM

Exactly what F1 regulators want to do achieve consistency in rulings . It is in the rules of the race "cutting a corner" and the min penalty one can get is 5 seconds. So the penalty is pretty much standard if anyone reads the rules and regulations. In ... more »

Added reply in a thread I am horrified (craigslist post) 6/10/2019 8:33 AM

the baby huey bike

Added reply in a thread Risk Racing Lock N Load 6/9/2019 8:25 PM

Lock n Load destroyed my Ali foot pegs after 2 uses.

Added reply in a thread '06 yz450 forks swapped to an '05 yz125 6/7/2019 6:01 AM

2006 triple clamp is 2mm wider than the 2005 The left spacer is the same 2005 and 2006 But left and right Spacers 2002 to 2007 are the same ? As per parts - YAMAHA YZ 125 250 2002-2007 YZF YZ-F 250 450 2002-2006 FRONT WHEEL SPACERS So if you trim 1mm ... more »

Added reply in a thread Lightest bikes in the class - KTM Frame snaps 6/4/2019 10:54 AM

It is a smart and valid technological discussion ongoing on Earth with well experienced and educated personal. hardly dumb. Some points to consider: I read an article in MXA once about the all the AMA SX factory race bike ( Good couple of years back). ... more »

Added reply in a thread Bikes you are GLAD you sold.. 5/27/2019 1:52 PM

Kick Till Monday 504 - Lived up to its name
Added reply in a thread Bikes you are GLAD you sold.. 5/27/2019 1:49 PM

1981 CR450R - "Worst dirt bike ever made" - Gave it away ! ( Glad I still have my 2008 CRF450R "best dirt bike ever" )

Added reply in a thread Bikes you are GLAD you sold.. 5/27/2019 1:46 PM

1973 TM400 - "The Handler"

Added reply in a thread Anyone find out what happened to Lamay's Rear wheel? 5/27/2019 7:53 AM

https://youtu.be/HZVadFn-UHU Do not break the bead - Rim Locked

Added reply in a thread Anyone find out what happened to Lamay's Rear wheel? 5/27/2019 7:43 AM

https://youtu.be/WLpRb8kNN-o 2:10 - Rim lock

Added reply in a thread Anyone find out what happened to Lamay's Rear wheel? 5/27/2019 7:41 AM

https://youtu.be/vJIi_giMIRA Spot the rim lock

Added reply in a thread JT$ and Ping talk Goggle Lane in Racerhead 5/27/2019 3:21 AM

They should have a PIT lane for bike work and a "goggle lane" for rider safety issues. Goggle lane should be a quick stop and go area . Safety ! Of the riders GL retired because of eye issues probably not related but why not improve the safety and standards ... more »

Added reply in a thread Is there such a thing as a Kayaba A-kit shock? 5/25/2019 6:24 AM

If you can get the shock fitted - Reservoir is on the left not on the right - Might be problematic

Added reply in a thread CARB chief threatens to ban internal combustion engines 5/22/2019 9:23 PM

Liberal agendas have caused more natural disasters than they have saved! It is a trend .. Who better to conserve the nature conversation areas than conservatives? The proof is in the statement itself ! Each type of energy has it pros and cons. EV has ... more »