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Forum: Old's Cool 03-02-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 2,291
Views: 332,900
Posted By zookster
That duct tape seat hump is worth the asking...

That duct tape seat hump is worth the asking price alone ! :lol3

And I'm quite sure he is right, a tach will cure the charging problem.
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Forum: Old's Cool 02-23-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,668
Posted By zookster
Kev - Are you doing a full repaint (decks,...

Kev -

Are you doing a full repaint (decks, cabin, hull) or just the exterior of the hull above waterline? Nice boat! I've often thought going the "live aboard" route would be interesting but...
Forum: Ride reports 02-04-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Thanks for the compliment. From what I have been...

Thanks for the compliment. From what I have been able to find out the popular notion that the plane was named "American Pie" is not true.

The_Day_the_Music_Died...
Forum: Ride reports 02-04-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Thanks for the background info. If your wife's...

Thanks for the background info. If your wife's parents would be willing to share their recollections of the concert I would be interested. I understand the "lack of a wealth of information" about...
Forum: Ride reports 02-04-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Basically attributed to pilot error. A snip from...

Basically attributed to pilot error. A snip from the accident investigation report with the Conclusion and Probable Cause:

Conclusion

At night, with an overcast sky, snow falling, no definite...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 11 Henderson, TN to Birmingham, AL

Day 11
Final day on the road!

Henderson, TN to Birmingham.

I left the hotel a little late, didn't get on the road til almost 10am. No worries, should be a fairly short day in the saddle...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 10 Wakonda State Park to Henderson, TN

Wakonda State Park to Henderson, TN.

Having had enough of the not-so-"Great River Road" I got out my maps to plot an alternate course. I had noticed a potential escape, MO Route 79, which ran...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Anamosa, IA to Wakonda State Park, La Grange, MO ...

Anamosa, IA to Wakonda State Park, La Grange, MO

A friend of mine is from the St. Louis, MO area. When he found out I was going to be "in the area" he suggested I ride U.S. Hwy 61, the "Great...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
National Motorcycle Museum, Anamosa, IA. The...

National Motorcycle Museum, Anamosa, IA.

The National Motorcycle Museum was founded in 1989, the brainchild John Parham of J & P Cycles, a well known supplier of aftermarket motorcycle parts and...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 9 Clear Lake, IA to Anamosa, IA

Up and packed, ready to go at 8am. Another long day in the saddle ahead with a stop at a museum in Anamosa, IA then onto Wakonda State Park in La Grange, MO for the night.

Getting ready the night...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 8 Clear Lake, IA. I really enjoyed...

Day 8

Clear Lake, IA.

I really enjoyed my visit to Clear Lake, it is a really nice small town. I'm sure they get far too much snow in the wintertime for me though. I did see quite a few...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 8 Iowa Trolley Park 3249 Main Ave,...

Day 8

Iowa Trolley Park
3249 Main Ave, Clear Lake, IA

This is sort of a sad story but with a cool twist.

With my visits to the Surf Ballroom and Crash Site completed, I went to my next...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 8 The Crash Site "The Day The Music...

Day 8

The Crash Site

"The Day The Music Died"

By the time the tour stopped in Clear Lake, bandmate Carl Bunch had already been hospitalized with frostbitten feet due to the malfunctioning...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 8 (Continued) Surf Ballroom The...

Day 8 (Continued)
Surf Ballroom

The original Surf Ballroom opened on 17 April 1933. It burned down on 20 April 1947 at an estimated loss of $250,000. On 1 July 1948 it reopened, having been...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 8 Visiting the Surf Ballroom

Surf Ballroom
460 N. Shore Dr, Clear Lake, IA

Although he died before I was born, I've been a Buddy Holly fan nearly all my life, becoming familiar with his music when I was a teenager.

I had...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 7 Salina, KS to Clear Lake, IA

Day 7
Salina, KS to Clear Lake, IA

I was up, packed and on the road by 8am. Headed north on US 81 towards Nebraska.

Yeah, Kansas is pretty flat too!...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 6 Canyon, TX to Salina, KS

I got a late start, didn't leave the campground til around 930am.

Stopped in Amarillo for a quick "healthy" breakfast....
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 5 Lubbock to Palo Duro State Park, Canyon, TX

All across west Texas from Lewisville to Lubbock I battled a constant, sometimes fierce cross wind from the south. Strong cross winds suck! When I headed North from Lubbock I now had a wonderful...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
I would be interested in hearing his story about...

I would be interested in hearing his story about those experiences if he would be willing to share. I visited the Mason City Airport later on in this trip,and of course the Surf Ballroom. To hear...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 5 The Buddy Holly Center and Buddy Holly's Gravesite

Visiting the Buddy Holly Center, 1801 Crickets Ave, Lubbock, TX

http://zookster.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Chasing-the-Ghost-of-Buddy-Hol/Day-5-Buddy-Holly-Center/i-9svhsv6/0/L/IMG_9320-L.jpg
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Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 5 Lewisville to Lubbock

Setting out solo from this point forward on this trip. A first for me. I had done several local overnight/weekend/week trips in the southeast, but not this far from home base nor this many miles. ...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 3-4 Lewisville/Dallas

Did the family and friends thing for a couple days.

Went to a college graduation...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 2 Eldorado AR to Lewisville, TX

A little background. The silver Intruder in the pictures belongs to Tim. His daughter was graduating Summa Cum Laude from Devry University in Dallas, earning a Bachelor's degree in Business...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
Day 1 Birmingham, AL to El Dorado, AR

My buddy Tim rode down from Murfreesboro, TN on Tuesday, June 24 so we could make an early morning departure on the 25th, headed towards Lewisville, TX. We planned to leave at 7 am but didn't...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By zookster
The Day the Music Died

Last June/July I took an 11 day trip on my DR650. I posted a ride report of my trip on another forum at that time, but since today is the eve of "The Day the Music Died" I thought I'd share my...
Forum: Racing 01-15-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 840,057
Posted By zookster
Is that girl on the right floating an air biscuit...

Is that girl on the right floating an air biscuit ala Ted on the podium with Neduro during his Dakar?? :lol3
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Forum: Racing 01-13-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 840,057
Posted By zookster
Excellent! :thumb

Excellent! :thumb
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-29-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 465,249
Posted By zookster
:thumb So did I. When it was first posted I...

:thumb

So did I. When it was first posted I scoured the New Hope maps for the one up in Madison County for about 45 minutes. Then I noticed the "Not the northern New Hope" under the picture. ...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-29-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 465,249
Posted By zookster
Sent ya a PM.

Sent ya a PM.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-26-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 465,249
Posted By zookster
Took some digging but I finally found this...

Took some digging but I finally found this location. Don't know if I will have time to go get it though.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-22-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 465,249
Posted By zookster
Hmmmmm.....4 day weekend coming up. About 75...

Hmmmmm.....4 day weekend coming up. About 75 miles one way. Time to break in that new front tire I think.
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1,799
Views: 405,477
Posted By zookster
Moto camping at Wakonda State Park in Missouri...

Moto camping at Wakonda State Park in Missouri this past July, while on an 11 day road trip:
...
Forum: Regional forums 12-12-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6,023
Views: 655,730
Posted By zookster
You still have that chance! Patriot Nut is near...

You still have that chance! Patriot Nut is near Grant, AL at the moment.
Forum: Racing 11-19-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,628
Posted By zookster
Saw an article that reported that Barry Boone...

Saw an article that reported that Barry Boone (inmate Kentucky I think) won't be returning as announcer for Flat Track. Shame, I enjoyed his commentary.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-19-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 15,256
Posted By zookster
Definitely enjoying this! Keep posting them up...

Definitely enjoying this! Keep posting them up Bootlace!
Forum: Regional forums 11-11-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1,890
Views: 180,351
Posted By zookster
Patriot Nut has been planted. He did not make it...

Patriot Nut has been planted. He did not make it out of the state after all, almost but not quite.

If you want to claim this tag get yourself to Grant, AL. Halfway between Grant and US Hwy 72,...
Forum: Regional forums 11-10-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 1,890
Views: 180,351
Posted By zookster
You've gotten pretty good on that! Patriot...

You've gotten pretty good on that!

Patriot Nut helped set another tag today:

http://zookster.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Alabama-Rides/Central-AL/i-fvZTwhF/0/L/IMG_0770-L.jpg

And visited a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-10-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1,582
Views: 102,179
Posted By zookster
New tag: ...

New tag:
http://zookster.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Alabama-Rides/Central-AL/i-h67JPDC/0/L/photo%207-L.jpg


Hint: The first part of the name of a classic southern dish made from finely chopped...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-10-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 1,582
Views: 102,179
Posted By zookster
Haha. Didn't realize you were da fishkillah! I...

Haha. Didn't realize you were da fishkillah! I had fun on Slow Road's ride on Saturday for sure.

We are going out in the woods for the next one.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-10-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 465,249
Posted By zookster
New tag: ...

New tag:

http://zookster.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Alabama-Rides/Alabama-Tag-O-Rama/i-tHdZSGP/0/L/IMG_0780-L.jpg

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