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Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 1,494
Views: 535,950
Posted By TownPump
http://www.2ridetheworld.com/gsclub_images/Image00...

http://www.2ridetheworld.com/gsclub_images/Image00005.jpg

Hi Lisa and Simon,

I met the both of you at the Finger Lakes BMW Club Rally in New York a couple of years ago, and purchased a lovely...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-16-2010, 07:44 AM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 328,135
Posted By TownPump
[quote=alextater23]TownPump, If you don't mind me...

[quote=alextater23]TownPump, If you don't mind me asking, where is this picture taken? I have been to the other two places (the bridges), but have not found gravel roads like this in NE ohio.
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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-11-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 328,135
Posted By TownPump
Beemers, Bridges & Buggies in Ohio

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4009/5168001141_15c14192a7_b.jpg

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4043/5168001113_fa2e990dec_b.jpg

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Forum: Ride reports 11-11-2010, 07:12 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 96,266
Posted By TownPump
Nice truck, badass bike, beautiful gf, family,...

Nice truck, badass bike, beautiful gf, family, chillin' dog, living at the base of Mt. Tam, and racing in Baja.

Hey hero, you know you RULE right? :D

Be safe and ride hard in Baja....go...
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 23,448
Posted By TownPump
This is fantastic...:lurk Thank you...keep...

This is fantastic...:lurk

Thank you...keep it coming...
Forum: Ride reports 03-06-2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 1,688
Views: 1,982,960
Posted By TownPump
Is that a Large Ortlieb dry bag? Any pros and...

Is that a Large Ortlieb dry bag? Any pros and cons?

I am about to pick one up to replace a worn out Sealine bag...
Forum: Ride reports 02-28-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,261
Posted By TownPump
Engaging writing and fantastic pictures,...

Engaging writing and fantastic pictures, especially the mix of the helmet cam action shots and gorgeous stationary shots.

Please don't stop now...

:lurk
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-08-2010, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4,455
Views: 1,652,906
Posted By TownPump
Not sure if it's my best, but I like the solitude and the lighting

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2438/3782963799_5afff6694e_o.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2009, 03:33 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 16,270
Posted By TownPump
Your country is very beautiful. Thank you. ...

Your country is very beautiful. Thank you.

More....
Forum: Ride reports 09-16-2009, 04:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,088
Posted By TownPump
Fantastic ride report and glimpse behind the...

Fantastic ride report and glimpse behind the scenes of the IBR.

Congratulations on your safe and successful ride!!!

"Stupid Apples" :rofl

Did either of you have any challenging aches and...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-02-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 9,763
Views: 3,758,812
Posted By TownPump
Jäger-MEISTER, those pictures are phenomenal !

Jäger-MEISTER, those pictures are phenomenal !
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 09:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By TownPump
I'm whipped, it's Sunday morning and I have a 500...

I'm whipped, it's Sunday morning and I have a 500 mile ride home to wake up for:

My "misty morning memory":
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2446/3784017386_fef2f51691_o.jpg

Groggily packed up...
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By TownPump
Final stop at Deals Gap and then it's time to...

Final stop at Deals Gap and then it's time to head back to the Rally.
Love the gorgeous red ST in the foreground.
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2578/3783208269_4ba00d7388_o.jpg

Made it back in...
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 08:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By TownPump
Time to find out what this Dragon is all about. ...

Time to find out what this Dragon is all about.
Based on what I have heard about it, I only have 3 goals:
1) Enjoy what the ride has in store for me
2) Don't do anything stupid
3) Do what I can...
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By TownPump
Welcome to the Cherohola Skyway. The mile high...

Welcome to the Cherohola Skyway. The mile high highway...
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3465/3782936119_5a8dd7dc40_o.jpg

This is a really wonderful road to ride. Just look at that little...
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By TownPump
The ride along the beautiful Nantahala River on...

The ride along the beautiful Nantahala River on RT-74 was nice despite all the rafting and kayaking buses, vans and RVS. Looked like a great place to return to with the family for some fun river...
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By TownPump
Saturday: First it was down towards...

Saturday:

First it was down towards Asheville on RT 26 going up and over the TN-NC border:
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2438/3782963799_5afff6694e_o.jpg
In the right light and setting even my...
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By TownPump
Cleveland to Gray TN and my first Dragon ride.

I rode solo from Cleveland, OH to the BMWMOA International Rally in Gray, TN.

Approximately 500 miles on Thursday to get there, dodging threatening skies for most of the day.

After a lengthy...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-02-2009, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2,051
Views: 550,078
Posted By TownPump
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2523/3782985985_fe9...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2523/3782985985_fe98348ae9_o.jpg

Sylva, NC ( about half way between Asheville and the Cherohola Skyway and the Dragon)
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,876
Posted By TownPump
What a fantastic looking trip so far!!! :clap ...

What a fantastic looking trip so far!!! :clap

I'm assuming you won the mileage award at the National in TN? :evil

Really looking forward to my trip to the Adirondacks later this week for some...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-07-2009, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 571,418
Posted By TownPump
Wonderful report with many terrific pictures. ...

Wonderful report with many terrific pictures. This one in particular has a certain magical sense to it. Great capture, I can almost smell the pines, and the campfire in the cool night air.
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2009, 02:21 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 22,552
Posted By TownPump
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3306/3178194578_81b...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3306/3178194578_81b93ba07d_o.jpg

My first and my favorite.
A brand new 1979 Kawasaki KM100 dual sport with the rear lights and signals removed into a box.
...
Forum: Ride reports 12-10-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 117,363
Posted By TownPump
Thank you. Your story was truly compelling and...

Thank you. Your story was truly compelling and touched some deep emotions. I miss my dad. Continue to live the life she blessed you with well. She must have been a very proud mother.

Thank you...
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2008, 08:15 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,940
Posted By TownPump
http://i312.photobucket.com/albums/ll338/Bluebull2...

http://i312.photobucket.com/albums/ll338/Bluebull2007/CerroNov08/CerroRide049S.jpg

Fantastic image....wow...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-18-2008, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9,763
Views: 3,758,812
Posted By TownPump
Very beautiful and entertaining. Thank you...

Very beautiful and entertaining.

Thank you for the escape DP.
Forum: Ride reports 09-11-2008, 10:22 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 61,884
Posted By TownPump
Man, it's like a scene out of MadMax or...

Man, it's like a scene out of MadMax or something.

Stealing...er scavenging...gas with ruthless survivalist efficiency out in the wastelands.

amazing stuff...
Forum: Ride reports 09-10-2008, 12:19 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 61,884
Posted By TownPump
Another exceptional report... Are you...

Another exceptional report...

Are you pushing your flat-tired bike across Texas at this point?

Looking forward to the next installment...
Forum: Ride reports 09-01-2008, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,362
Posted By TownPump
Truly great pictures of the roads in that area. ...

Truly great pictures of the roads in that area. Gorgeous and so much fun.

Perfect description of the draining mental/physical workout. I did 666 and then 555, the entire length one afternoon and...
Forum: Racing 08-04-2008, 08:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,783
Posted By TownPump
Nice pictures!! More please...:clap Was...

Nice pictures!! More please...:clap

Was there on Saturday, crowd seemed lighter than in years past. Same with the vendors. But it was a beautiful day!

The 2.5 hour red flag strewn...
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2008, 07:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,728
Posted By TownPump
Beautiful pictures! Interesting fairing...

Beautiful pictures!

Interesting fairing lowers on the wee strom.
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2008, 06:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By TownPump
Cool. I'm hoping I will be able to head...

Cool.

I'm hoping I will be able to head down tomorrow (Sunday) for my first Vintage MC Days experience.
Forum: Racing 07-21-2008, 07:32 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 12,937
Posted By TownPump
Thanks, I'll have to look at it at home. Don't...

Thanks, I'll have to look at it at home. Don't have youtube access at work. still digging for pix though.
Forum: Racing 07-21-2008, 06:49 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 12,937
Posted By TownPump
Anyone able to find some pictures of Jorge's...

Anyone able to find some pictures of Jorge's scary highside? Amazing that his injuries weren't more severe.
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2008, 06:13 AM
Replies: 1,203
Views: 444,143
Posted By TownPump
Can't put my finger on it, the pictures are very...

Can't put my finger on it, the pictures are very striking. I'm no expert but they seem warmer, with deep stauration and maybe some slight overexposure (not as extreme as the wonderful Chrysler shot...
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2008, 05:32 PM
Replies: 1,203
Views: 444,143
Posted By TownPump
Stunning, both you and the pictures. It...

Stunning, both you and the pictures.

It almost looks like you have some sort of lomography going on with some of these latest pics. What did you do to achieve that "look"???
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2008, 05:22 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,767
Posted By TownPump
Looking forward to further installments. Great...

Looking forward to further installments. Great pictures and concise writing.

Did you get your start on riding and BMW's from your parents?

I did. My father and mother gave me a dirt bike as a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-13-2008, 06:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,039
Posted By TownPump
What were your impressions of the Ohlins vs the...

What were your impressions of the Ohlins vs the OEM on the K75? I have a K75rt and weigh about 215 right now. Don't do a lot of 2 up (occaisional).

What did it do to the ride? More plush on...
Forum: Road warriors 05-10-2008, 09:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,583
Posted By TownPump
stipped K75rt

Plugs have been replaced. Oil and oil filter has been changed.

The bodywork and tank is now all off.

I drained the gas tank and noticed a small amount of "debris" or sediment in the tank. I'm...
Forum: Road warriors 04-28-2008, 06:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,583
Posted By TownPump
Well, work and family life have interfered with...

Well, work and family life have interfered with my investigation, but I do have some news from yesterdays 15 minutes of work on it.

I pulled the plugs. They all produce a spark. However, they...
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,191
Posted By TownPump
I bought my Bushwacker (silver) at the National...

I bought my Bushwacker (silver) at the National last year, and completely love it. At the time I wished they had a Hi-Viz version. I didn't want the black version as I was looking for maximum cooling...
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