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Forum: Airheads 07-23-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 516
Posted By kenbob
When I bought my R80g/s - the PO had put on new...

When I bought my R80g/s - the PO had put on new clutch and brake levers . Well, the clutch cable (new ) lasted 2000 mikes and snapped .

Upon inspection , I could see the casting on the new levers...
Forum: Airheads 07-20-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 104,102
Posted By kenbob
Sparky ; I sent you a PM - please have a...

Sparky ;

I sent you a PM - please have a look .

Thanks


Ken
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 11,782
Posted By kenbob
"Not yet. I need deer repellent right now." ...

"Not yet. I need deer repellent right now."


ATX -you need Elk repellent !

Geez those things look huge when they jump out in front of you .

Have a great trip - keep posting
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-08-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
" If it was me headin to Banff "

ATX - Man ,the Park is wide open and ready for you !

If it were me ....I would turn left ,4 miles North of Babb, Mt - and cross into Canada , at the Port of Chief Mtn ! Way scenic , way nice...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-05-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
Brookies Cookies

I know Greg , the owner , and he is severely busy with the place !

He does the baking and just gets some crazy hours in .... he also has a small portable sawmill -he does custom sawing to...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-05-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
Eating out in Whitefish

Man Jäger ;
A mushroom swiss burger at Craggy is $10.50 comes with killer fries -have a nice cold Kokanee with it for $2.50....

That brings the total to $13.00 ....that ain't bad !

I think...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-05-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
" So we go to Whitefish now "

Believe me Rinty , lots of local folks here are asking the same question as you .

What happened to main street ?

The city fathers are just miserable bitches to deal with - I can't imagine a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-04-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
"Once the long weekend's over "

Spot on the money Jäger .....spot on

Since I like to avoid large crowds -when I get a late start , I will go around the park on hwy 2 thru Essex and then hang a left at St Mary's and go over the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-03-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
Give er hell boys ! We just had a 30 minute rain...

Give er hell boys ! We just had a 30 minute rain squall pass thru - but

the weather dudes are saying - nothing but Sunshine for the next 8 days

or so . 20% or less chances of precip .
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-02-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,868
Posted By kenbob
Pasco , Washington

Home of Neil F. Lampson , Inc. and Lampson International

It's called a " Transi Lift "

They built that crane and is sold to Japan -like the country , I think ?

Built and assembled in...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-02-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
This is the Park's version ?

http://home.nps.gov/applications/glac/roadstatus/roadstatus.cfm



Now , looking at this at 10 O clock it say's........ She's Open
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-01-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
"The times they are a changin"

Well.... Mooses is still a happenin place . Fort Kalispell -long gone , now a church !!

You are exactly right tho - locals all know to just watch your P's and Q's, on that side of the mtns .
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-01-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
Well , just hang around ....you can find another...

Well , just hang around ....you can find another motel for a night or 2 .

This is one ride , that is worth a little wait !!

Its a nice area to chill out in - lots of ridin to be had .

PM...
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,834
Posted By kenbob
Last summer, on the way back down from Deadhorse...

Last summer, on the way back down from Deadhorse . I knew where a couple of the good paved spots were , and took my 1150 up to 100 mph , just to say I did it on the haul road !!

Right by...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-01-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
No tentative date ?

After that snowstorm setback - me thinks the Park service is now, a little shy about setting dates !

They said on the radio , this morning , they are hoping for this weekend ?

This Friday...
Forum: Airheads 06-29-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 62,947
Posted By kenbob
http://kbasa.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Bay-Area-ride...

http://kbasa.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Bay-Area-rides/Airhead-1252009/DSC0132/732645842_pCtTX-L.jpg

Just because this thing is so beautiful an sweet looking !!

I had to bring it up for another...
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,789
Posted By kenbob
Thanks so much !

Macadom -

We are following !! We are .

Keep on keepin on - this is great viewing .

Very nice job with your report .
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-24-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
They said on the radio this morning .....

We had quite storm roll thru Northwest Montana , last week . Several feet of snow in the park in places .

Sunday morning , June 22 , the plow crews felt it safe to start again . They found 24...
Forum: Equipment 06-17-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,842
Posted By kenbob
+ a bunch on the venerable Hubba Hubba !! ...

+ a bunch on the venerable Hubba Hubba !!

Bet I have almost 150 nights in mine - not one hiccup or problem .

Love that thing - has been a truly wonderful purchase .

ken
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-17-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
Glacier National Park's flicker photo site

Here ya go folks ...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/glaciernps


Whoever takes their photos does a pretty good - you want to watch where you step !



Ken
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-17-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
I could be so wrong ...

I think what he means is - they are just letting them up a little higher ?

They will have the road open to the loop - which is still several miles
below Logan Pass .

Weather peeps are...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 36
Oil
Views: 2,133
Posted By kenbob
" Surely nobody starts an oil thread with their...

" Surely nobody starts an oil thread with their first post. "


Wanna bet !
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 28,037
Posted By kenbob
Hey Krime - I sent you a PM man . ...

Hey Krime -

I sent you a PM man .


Ken
Forum: Europe 06-15-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,957
Posted By kenbob
Finland

My good friend Pekka , hails from Finland . He says the law concerning

wild camping ,is called - " every man's right " .

You can camp anywhere - but forbidden to build a fire , unless you...
Forum: Equipment 06-14-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 647
Posted By kenbob
Airhawk under sheepskin has been my method to...

Airhawk under sheepskin has been my method to having a happy ass , for

6 years . LIKE


ken
Forum: Airheads 06-14-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 612
Posted By kenbob
You sir - have a mighty fine lookin bike , there...

You sir - have a mighty fine lookin bike , there !!

Started out as a R 100 and you added the PD tank and fairing ?

Or was it a GSPD from the get go ?

Very nice machine - love the paint...
Forum: Airheads 06-14-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6,175
Views: 1,239,880
Posted By kenbob
That really was .......a nice looking GS ...

That really was .......a nice looking GS

Cant wait to see it's revival .

Good luck
Forum: Ride reports 06-14-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 28,037
Posted By kenbob
Very much appreciated

My gawd man ......

What a fantastic job on this report , photos and video ! Stellar !!

This is a lot of work for you to do this ..... THANK YOU

I feel you have the perfect amount of...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-08-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,501
Posted By kenbob
Hang in there man !!

Gawd those 650's sound sooo good !!

I always thought they were the best lookin things .

In high school , a good friend had one . I was so insanely jealous of his bike .

Hang in there...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-08-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,622
Posted By kenbob
Road opening date this spring ? 2014

Hello all ;

I listen the park sevice radio report everyday and they give out updates on the plowing progress for " Going to The Sun Road " .

Originally they were saying June 20 - but some...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-07-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,823
Posted By kenbob
Well thanks guys - Learn something new...

Well thanks guys -

Learn something new everyday man . You boys on that side of the pond

have been doing it a lot longer than us !! We are just pups over here .
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 34,246
Posted By kenbob
Thanks - You are doing a great job ! Keep...

Thanks -

You are doing a great job ! Keep on Keepin on



ken
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 803
Posted By kenbob
Benchmade

My first !!

Benchmade - mini onslaught .... This thing is a weapon

Perfect size and just deadly sharp !
Forum: Ride reports 06-03-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,100
Posted By kenbob
Thanks for the answer . Really liked...

Thanks for the answer .

Really liked reading this report !

Ken
Forum: Old's Cool 06-03-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,823
Posted By kenbob
Question

Kevin -

You always post the best photos !! Thanks for doing this !

My question sir :

Whats a " free house " ? The sign at The Sun , says that .


Thanks again
Forum: Ride reports 06-01-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,100
Posted By kenbob
Sat Phone ?

" A" Thanks man !! most excellent job - reporting and photos !!


Question tho , Sir .... was that a sat phone on a post at well 15 ?

Sure looked like it - who provided such a thing ?
...
Forum: Ride reports 05-31-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 34,246
Posted By kenbob
Travel Companions

Poppawheelie;

Thanks so much for taking the time to post these pics and write this report .

Please tell Eric from Canada - that I am following him along thru your camera and words .
...
Forum: Airheads 05-25-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,541
Posted By kenbob
little things

A fella could let the old air out of the tires and put some new in .....
Forum: Ride reports 05-21-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,113
Posted By kenbob
Friends

I see you are travelling with Eric from Canada - let him know his buddy from Montana is following along .

This is a big trip you guys are taking .
Thanks for posting this report .

Ken
Forum: Ride reports 05-20-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,324
Posted By kenbob
Malcom

Not only did Pozer do his thing .....but Malcom donates to those orphanages !!

Thanks for takin a trip with him - good onya !!

I met Malcom at Punta San Francisquito , on one of his rides ....
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