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Reply to Kawasaki KXF 250 2018 fork 6/2/2018 10:39 AM

I have a ‘17 KX250F, and I’ve been battling the same thing. I had it resprung and revalved right from the get go, and the harshness is still there. If the track is pretty smooth, my suspension is awesome. Any decent breaking bumps form, and my hands ... more »

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 6/2/2018 12:42 AM

If you’re wanting to go to a 26, BBR used to sell a kit. They no longer do, but have the info posted on their site of what you need. It’s basically just a 2001 XR200 carb with an adapter (BBR sells it), and a custom throttle cable.

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 5/31/2018 7:46 PM

The front end is pretty much bolt on and go. The rear end, I’d stick with the L shock. Just get a spring for your weight.

Reply to Still feel like im moving after riding motocross bike amd trail riding 5/29/2018 7:52 PM

This is what I was going to say. I have vertigo and this has happened to me a couple times. Never with riding, but after driving a couple hours I’ll feel this way. I’ve also randomly gotten the room/ground is moving, dizzy, and blurry vision. I’ve hit ... more »

Reply to Heat stroke/exhaustion 5/27/2018 11:24 PM

So terrible to hear. RIP Sixo

Reply to Justin Cooper 5/27/2018 3:09 PM

Imagine how fast Justin would be if he wasn’t riding with NYmotocross hanging from his nuts the whole time...

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 5/26/2018 2:16 PM

Like Wandell said, even though it may be reliable, it’s still high maintenance compared to the trail bikes. If you want a mini 250F, it’s definitely the perfect bike. If you want an actual pitbike, then it doesn’t fit that category. Unless you mean a ... more »

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 5/26/2018 7:37 AM

the 150R is a race bike, it’s pretty much like owning a 250F. You’ll need to stay on top of oil changes, cleaning the air filter, checking the valves, and doing top ends. That 150R motor is built for performance. The 140/150f motors are basically bulletproof, ... more »

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 5/26/2018 7:22 AM

Ride one. They are just fun. Whenever I let someone ride my 140, they always come back saying they can’t believe what fun it was. I recently let a local pro take a spin on my bike at a night practice, he came back grinning from ear to ear, and said “Forget ... more »

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 5/25/2018 9:38 AM

What Bob said... The seat height on a 140L is closer to a 110 than a 250F.

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 5/25/2018 7:56 AM

I rode it once before I had an engine issue. It’s getting fixed now and then I’ll be able to compare the 2. Right now, the 140 is my favorite bike. Thank you though! I know you said you wanted something more nimble, but get the L model. The shock alone ... more »

Reply to Japanese pit bike? 5/24/2018 8:42 PM

My advice would be a KLX140L. They are pretty good bikes to start with, and there’s quite a few parts for them readily available. You can throw HD springs in the forks and on the shock, get a BBR bore kit, pipe, and be set. I’ve been riding 140s for ... more »

Reply to Scored Big Time! 5/23/2018 6:04 PM

Dang, I was just about to google where your restaurant was! I’ll definitely have to make the trip to check it out when yall open up.

Reply to CRF150F/230F pitbike build 5/18/2018 8:03 AM

Yeah man, bring them out! And haha, yeah that’s me!

Reply to Tickle riding a KTM/Preping for nationals? 5/14/2018 3:17 PM

I’ve picked up on that a little bit too. It’s kind of odd to see when your whole life all you hear is “elbows up!”. I’ve noticed Osborne sits in the middle of the seat in corners too. He’s not up on the tank like most guys.

Reply to What would you do to supercross tracks to make them less "cookie cutter" 5/12/2018 11:50 AM

This. When I opened this thread, I immediately thought of that year they let TP, Reed and some guys design a few rounds. I remember TP’s track had some pretty interesting stuff incorporated.

Reply to Mike Craig choked out at Glen Helen? 5/10/2018 5:59 PM

From the IG comments, it sounds like Ryan Surratt was the dude fighting Mike, then Chance Blackburn is the guy choking him?

Reply to Geico parting way with Alias 5/10/2018 7:57 AM

I’ve been wearing Alias for a long time, I’m really curious to see what happens with them. I’ve always been a big fan of their designs, and the quality/durability of gear has been good for me too. In the mean time, I guess I’ll be switching to Fly though.

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Reply to CRF150F/230F pitbike build 5/10/2018 7:31 AM

Not sure on that. That would be pretty interesting though.

Reply to CRF150F/230F pitbike build 5/10/2018 7:31 AM

Yeah, I’m in North Texas. I ride at Burleson, River Valley, and Village night track. All of those tracks are pretty fun on the maddogs. It’s died off quite a bit from a couple years ago. My buddy put on a race called The BROTY at Burleson for a few years, ... more »