I just sold my overland sidecar rig and bought a 1990 XT350 to build into a RTW/Overland bike.
I pick it up tomorrow and will document the build as I go.
Here is a list of planed mods .
4 gal fuel tank
1.5 gallon Kolpin
Rebuilt forks with new springs
New rear spring
Alum or Seahorse...
Just went and saw Lisa and Simon Thomas.This is the 2nd time I have gone to one of there presentations ( last time was 5 years ago ).11 years,72 countries and 355,000 miles !!!.
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Bought a 2012 Honda NC700X about 6 months ago ( and 10,000 miles ) and love it.I set it up with a K60 rear,TKC80 front,hand guards,bar risers,heated grips ( home made for less than $20 ) GIVI rack system,my old E46's and a alum rack.I mounted a 2 gallon RotoPax on the rack and headed for...
This is the second rig I have built.The first was a Vstrom rig with lots of ground clearence and a straight axle/car tire.It worked great but the Vstrom had alot of elect issues and stranded me too many times.
So I built this rig useing a 1982 Suzuki GS850G ( built proof and easy to fix ).
Lets see you 2 and 3 wheels overland vehicles!!.
Here's my 2012 Honda NC700X that is 6 months old and already has 10,000 miles on it.It carried me to the Artic Ocean and bac,about 600-700 miles of dirt.
My wifes 1994 Suzuki GS500 that she rode on the same trip.
And my pride and joy,1982...
I did a search and did not find such a thread so I guess I will start one.I just bought a 04 F150 and over the next few months I hope to start getting it ready for some exploring.So lets see what ya all have !!.
I have a 2004 F150 ( FX4 ) and I want to level it out.I suppose the best way ( and cheapest ) is a leveling blocks.I want to know what size tires I can run on stock wheels after I level it out??.Most of the sites that sell the blocks say 35's but I'm not sure.I have a buddy with a 2005 F150 with...