Added reply in a thread Getting a 2010 CRF250r 6/15/2020 12:43 PM

2010 had serious fuel pump issues. Replace with the 2011 fuel pump, pick up and in tank filter and the bike is fine. The bog issues are from the in tank filter and pick up

Added reply in a thread Random supercross question from my five year old (now with riding pictures!) 6/11/2020 10:27 AM

Maxie is home and on his boat instead of producing "the show." No sound and stage without fans. The pyro stuff is more for optics on tv but also part of the fan experience. No fans, no need for a big production. Also, massive cost savings!

Added reply in a thread ACL recovery time? 6/2/2020 1:47 PM

Depends on your carrier and your policy. I have BCBS, they cover 25 visits a year pre and post surgery combined. Im out of pocket after 25. No copay though.

Added reply in a thread Companies who can scan and machine parts for CNC 6/2/2020 5:45 AM

Businesses are set up to run at certain margins. Staying within those margins keeps the doors open. My shop, started by my grandfather in 1964, seems to be doing something right. Which in turn means, we probably know what we are talking about. Sure, ... more »

Added reply in a thread ACL recovery time? 5/31/2020 3:15 PM

Had ACL, MCL, LCL, replacement, PCL wired, Meniscus cleaned and tibia and femur plateaus reattached on April9. I was walking 4 days post surgery. Unhinged walking 2 weeks post, road bike on my trainer 3 weeks post. Im now starting my 8th week and habe ... more »

Added reply in a thread Companies who can scan and machine parts for CNC 5/30/2020 7:01 PM

I was speaking start to finish time. Scan to finished product. I own and run a cnc shop. $165 an hour is my custom rate and I turn work away. My machines average $135 an hour, 60 hours a week. I have 26 of them running at all times

Added reply in a thread Companies who can scan and machine parts for CNC 5/30/2020 11:03 AM

Cost prohibitive. $165 an hour and you are looking at 10-12 hours

Added reply in a thread How much does it cost to produce a motocross helmet? 5/15/2020 11:54 AM

Around 9-10 years ago there was a change in insurance requirements and that is the reason so many brands stopped producing their own helmets and either dropped them all together, or had them produced for them by another brand. AXO dropped theirs, i still ... more »

Added reply in a thread Why does A. Hodges receive so much hate? 5/6/2020 10:52 AM

Right. I always mix that up. I'd say concussions do it but really its just idgaf to remember its not his dad involved. My main point doesnt change, a lot of his hate comes from the "perception," he didnt "earn" his status. Which he has, 10 times over. ... more »

Added reply in a thread Why does A. Hodges receive so much hate? 5/5/2020 4:30 PM

99% of the hate comes from people knowing his dad is a major part of Monster Energy and his bro is Dirt Shark. So people think he didnt earn his place

Added reply in a thread Why do some shops offer no discounts? 5/4/2020 9:58 AM

Your last paragraph is exactly why dealers dont give a rip about cash pricing anymore and could care less about discounting for cash at point of sale. Dealers make 10 times more when they in house finance a bike. Cash is no longer king when it comes ... more »

Added reply in a thread Windham's Lost Seasons 5/2/2020 9:32 PM

I moved to Mississippi in 1990. First time he came to my local after i moved here, had no idea who he was. He lined up in the open class with us on his 80. Lapped the field in a 10 lap race. 14-15 guys on the gate, 3 500's with guys who could flat out ... more »

Added reply in a thread Windham's Lost Seasons 5/2/2020 8:39 PM

I was lucky enough to watch him race and race against him from 80's to 125's. His speed and style was there at age 8. Just insane to witness. He and his dad and a van full of kx's. Eat, sleep, breath moto.

Added reply in a thread GREATEST RETIRED RACER. Change my mind 4/29/2020 4:23 PM

So many guys missing the point.... RETIRED... not past accomplishments... Ryno is, well, living a helluva life in retirement. Have you seen the 2, yes TWO, yoga instructors he is "rooming" with as of late....

Added reply in a thread Bobby Hewitt/Rockstar 4/29/2020 6:30 AM

Pepsi bought them for the rights to have a certain ingredient in energy drinks they were contractually barred from using. Pepsi was already producing, warehousing and distributing Rockstar. Buying them out brings costs down and allows Pepsi to compete ... more »

Added reply in a thread Bobby Hewitt/Rockstar 4/27/2020 6:31 PM

Laymans terms..... I control it. Better?

Added reply in a thread Bobby Hewitt/Rockstar 4/27/2020 1:18 PM

I own a bmx team. Its a legal corporation. 501c3 status to be able to accept sponsorships and it be of value to the sponsor. If one of our sponsors wants to buy the team and make it their own, they can audit and have it valuated based on assets and Sponsors ... more »

Added reply in a thread Knee replacement ?’s... 4/26/2020 4:48 PM

I cant stress enough how important a good PT group is. Find a sports based group and let them know you ride moto. They will accomodate accordingly. Im lucky enough to have Seth Enslow's sister as one of my therapists lol. Shes a badass and she knows ... more »

Added reply in a thread Knee replacement ?’s... 4/26/2020 7:02 AM

Get more than one opinion. Im 2.5 weeks out from my 3rd knee surgery. My previous surgeon, did the first 2, wanted to do a replacement. Get it over with. Surgeon i ended up going with did a complete rebuild. New ACL, new LCL, new MCL, PCL repair, meniscus ... more »

Added reply in a thread Looking for some advice from riders local or close to New Orleans. 4/17/2020 12:57 PM

It is. Tony runs the new Milton track in town. Your dad ran Emerald? I raced there in the 90's. Tony used to maintain it