2022 Adventure with CRF 300 L

Long story short, we finally got the dates fixed and all the necessary bookings made. Ferries (four of them) and accommodation. The plan is to ride accross the pond from Finland to Estonia, explore the two biggest islands over there and be back home on the evening of day 4. Not an epic RTW by…

Gone riding

Tinkering time is over and now it’s time to ride. Won’t post much for a while unless I get a sudden influx of cash that would allow me to upgrade the suspension. I’ll post some pics off my rides on my Instagram account, but other than that it’s going to be quiet for a while….

Honda CRF 300 rear shock options

I don’t think I need to upgrade considering my vanilla riding style & skills, but I’m certainly tempted. The following is just a listing to see whats available. If you know about stuff that’s not listed, please comment below and I’ll update the list. Hyperpro Hyperpro Emulsion shockHO03-0AA [ 409 € ] Hyperpro Fixed reservoir…

Honda CRF 300 FAQ

Some answers to the frequently appearing questions. What handguards will fit the stock CRF 300? Zeta and Barkbusters , to name a few, make CRF 300 specific handguards that will fit the stock bars. Mine are Acerbis X-Factory. They fit, but there is not enough clearance for the clutch lever. Many different makes and models…

New tires for Honda CRF 300 L

I had my mind set on a pair of PIRELLI MT21s, that I had on the 250 Rally. My plan B was BRIDGESTONE ADVENTURECROSS AX41. The Pirellis were very good and I had no complaints on tarmac either. Not that the 250 or my skills could really push the tires to their limit. I’m forced to…

CRF 300 rear linkage lubrication check up

I’ve come across some postings by CRF 300 owners saying that the rear linkage is not properly lubricated from the factory. This would not be a surprise as many manufacturers are a bit stingy when it comes to applying lubricants when assembling the bike. Riding season is not yet here and it’s not spiky tires…

CRF 300 frame protectors

I bought these mostly out of curiosty, not because I really felt I needed them. These were from Aliexpress, but the same ones are all over eBay and Wish and all the usual cheap crap markets. Would NOT buy again. My thoughs on these The good– price The bad 1. The shape The plastics arent…

CRF 300 L phone holder

Maybe I watched too much Dakar, but I developed a strong desire to have the phone / navigation device mounted above the dash. I could not find a commercial solution to solve the issue so I decided to design my own. You are seeing the 1.0 version, which has not been refined to it’s final…