Category Archives: maintenance

PRODUCT REVIEW: Dirt Skins Fork Protectors

All Rights Reserved © 2007 Thomas W. Day Dirt Skins installed on my Suzuki DL-650 V-Strom. Adventure touring is tough on motorcycle parts; chains and sprockets, wheels, and suspension parts wear quickly when exposed to dirt, grit, and clay. One … Continue reading

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Product Review: Scottoiler Mark 7 Universal Kit Automatic Motorcycle Chain Lubrication System

All Rights Reserved © 2007 Thomas W. Day I initially installed the oiler’s reservoir under the seat, which was neat, clean, and would be difficult to service once I loaded up the bike. So, I moved the reservoir to the … Continue reading

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Glad We Aren’t Them

A few years ago, I wrote a rant about the dumbasses who spend thousands on bicycles (“My Kind of Market”). I was clearly reminded of that this week when I went shopping with the idea of replacing my 25+ year-old … Continue reading

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