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getting smoked by my buddy on his new crf450. ride 2000 wr400. throttle stop out jetted good, stock pipe

[ March 11, 2002: Message edited by: spodyfoot ]

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The trick is to PULL BACK ON THE THROTTLE.....Rider ability also play a big part as to who gets Smoked by whom....450/400 don't mean squat in the woods....It's who's got the Balls and the ability that counts.

Practice, Practice, Practice....Sooner or later you will start smokin him....

Bonzai :)

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I'll second that. I've got a buddy that can wax me on whatever he rides. We have a mile long track that has no jumps that we practice our turning, stopping, starting, etc and he could walk away from me... he was on my 88 XR250 and I was on a very well set up 2000 KX250. I think he could take me on an 80... but I'm getting there.

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to compete with a crf you need a yzf!

the best you can do is gear it down, yz cam timing and a yz exhaust. EMM needle in the carb and practice, practice, practice.

Taffy

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Originally posted by Ga426owner:

Or a 450 kit for Eric Gore...........

I'll second that!

Not much will stand in your way then.

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Ride more and become a better rider than your buddy.

-or-

Buy a KTM520. If you do this and still get smoked, it's probably not the bike..

DL :)

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Definetly yz time and jet your bike, put on a good pipe, lose some weight with a yz tank and SDG seat, no lights or odo, grey wire and roll with it.

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Just go buy your new bike that you want and then worry about what the missus says....

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Originally posted by YAMAKAZE:

The trick is to PULL BACK ON THE THROTTLE.....Rider ability also play a big part as to who gets Smoked by whom....450/400 don't mean squat in the woods....It's who's got the Balls and the ability that counts.

Practice, Practice, Practice....Sooner or later you will start smokin him....

Bonzai :)

what he said!

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I din't know there was such a thing as a 'good, stock wr pipe'. Why didn't mine come with one?

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