ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: nofate
Forum: Ride reports 09-13-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,139
Posted By nofate
" I had to, the buggers sealed the toilet seat...

" I had to, the buggers sealed the toilet seat closed"

:lol3
Forum: Ride reports 09-11-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,139
Posted By nofate
In

In
Forum: Ride reports 08-22-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 1,785
Views: 431,889
Posted By nofate
Terrific photos and an epic adventure.

Terrific photos and an epic adventure.
Forum: Beasts 08-12-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 21,342
Views: 6,173,983
Posted By nofate
I like the discrete bottle opener. :D

I like the discrete bottle opener. :D
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 702
Views: 68,993
Posted By nofate
5' 10.5" 31" in seam Triumph Srambler... a...

5' 10.5"
31" in seam
Triumph Srambler... a bit cramped, but I like the low CofG of the heavy bike.
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 21,342
Views: 6,173,983
Posted By nofate
I have the stock seat on my 2010 Scrambler and...

I have the stock seat on my 2010 Scrambler and just put a sheepskin on it for longer rides. I have rode 7 hours in a day without too much problem. I think the secret is to change your riding position...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 52,831
Posted By nofate
Looks like you found some Finnish culture on your...

Looks like you found some Finnish culture on your trip. Did you know about this before you got to the area? Did you find anyone who could speak Finnish? That area and much of northern Ontario have...
Forum: Beasts 08-01-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 21,342
Views: 6,173,983
Posted By nofate
Not sure if you can regard the Scrambler as a...

Not sure if you can regard the Scrambler as a light bike. Probably lighter than the TBird though.

Centerstand? I have never felt the need to put one on. Just more weight and reduced ground...
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 21,342
Views: 6,173,983
Posted By nofate
I don't find the key switch location intolerable....

I don't find the key switch location intolerable. I installed a clock on the stem nut ( http://www.clocks4bikes.com/stem2.html ) and find it very useful. It looks like it is a OEM part of the bike....
Forum: Ride reports 07-21-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,895
Posted By nofate
Its so romantic when couples ride together. :D

Its so romantic when couples ride together. :D
Forum: Beasts 07-13-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 21,342
Views: 6,173,983
Posted By nofate
The arctic is a long ride from here, but this is...

The arctic is a long ride from here, but this is where it's watershed starts.

http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a131/Korpela/P1020014_zps37afd007.jpg...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-13-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7,173
Views: 2,399,944
Posted By nofate
http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a131/Korpela/P10...

http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a131/Korpela/P1020014_zps37afd007.jpg (http://s10.photobucket.com/user/Korpela/media/P1020014_zps37afd007.jpg.html)
Forum: Canada 07-10-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
A pic to prove it. ...

A pic to prove it.


http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a131/Korpela/DSC_30282197.jpg (http://s10.photobucket.com/user/Korpela/media/DSC_30282197.jpg.html)
Forum: Canada 06-24-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
Lucky I spied this before I went for a ride...

Lucky I spied this before I went for a ride today. Pulled it out and sprayed the hole with soapy water. No bubbles so it only penetrated the tread block. I felt lucky. :D
...
Forum: Ride reports 06-19-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 1,197
Views: 434,967
Posted By nofate
Your pics are usually so good that the bigger the...

Your pics are usually so good that the bigger the better. Large fits the screen better though.
Forum: Ride reports 05-30-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 52,831
Posted By nofate
"Leaves are coming. A few more weeks and have to...

"Leaves are coming. A few more weeks and have to make a vihta for sauna "

Vihta or vasta? The fresh birch branches in late spring are the best.

How to make one. ...
Forum: Beasts 05-27-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 21,342
Views: 6,173,983
Posted By nofate
That does not look like a side car friendly...

That does not look like a side car friendly trail. :eek1
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-21-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 1,037
Views: 321,133
Posted By nofate
Love the Lanc. My dad flew them in WW II.

Love the Lanc. My dad flew them in WW II.
Forum: Beasts 05-20-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 21,342
Views: 6,173,983
Posted By nofate
+1

+1
Forum: Canada 05-15-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
We got a big dump in Chapleau today too. Not too...

We got a big dump in Chapleau today too. Not too many motorcycles on the road today.

http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a131/Korpela/DSC_4058_zps2038374f.jpg...
Forum: Canada 05-15-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 6,311
Posted By nofate
Its zero degrees here with a blizzard going on...

Its zero degrees here with a blizzard going on outside. Forecast not too good. I'm glad I didn't plan to ride this weekend. Besides, there's some walleyes that need to be caught.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-26-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,230
Posted By nofate
Bike thieves = horse thieves. String em up! :D

Bike thieves = horse thieves. String em up! :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,055
Posted By nofate
The SUV driver was probably texting or otherwise...

The SUV driver was probably texting or otherwise distracted and wandered over the centerline. Whatever, he should of stopped. :cry
Forum: Canada 04-20-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
I'm still looking forward to my first ride too....

I'm still looking forward to my first ride too. Icy ruts on my drive and the main road have to melt some more first. Bikes are ready to go, just have to put the batteries in. Any day now. :D
Forum: Canada 04-19-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
Anyone been reading Hecto's ride report? He's...

Anyone been reading Hecto's ride report? He's been doing some thinking down there.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=969734
Forum: Battle scooters 04-16-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 143,571
Posted By nofate
The '69 that I bought last year had the reflector...

The '69 that I bought last year had the reflector on the fender, but I cut it off when I repainted it. I didn't know it was considered valuable. I think I still have the reflector, maybe it can be...
Forum: Ride reports 04-15-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 28,344
Posted By nofate
I've been looking forward to your ride report...

I've been looking forward to your ride report too. I didn't expect the philosophizing, but find it very enlightening. Especially your take on consumerism. The north american Christmas experience is a...
Forum: Canada 04-15-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
1st post eh? Welcome to the asylum. There is...

1st post eh? Welcome to the asylum.

There is good fishing in the Chapleau area. Are you flying to an outpost camp or driving to a lodge or just a lake you know of? Have fun.
Forum: Canada 04-14-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
I don't know when you are travelling, but we are...

I don't know when you are travelling, but we are having a blizzard today so even highway driving will be tough today in the blizzard area. The Sultan road is still a good option as it will save time...
Forum: Canada 04-13-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
I was on the Sultan Road today. It is bare with...

I was on the Sultan Road today. It is bare with some muddy and potholey sections especially the 15 km closest to Sultan. A few spots where water is running over the road making for some shallow...
Forum: Canada 04-09-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,587
Posted By nofate
Klay

Klay
Forum: Ride reports 04-07-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 52,831
Posted By nofate
Very entertaining ride report. Riding with your...

Very entertaining ride report. Riding with your dogs through some of the world's most primitive areas is probably a challenge that no other RTW rider has encountered.

When you get to North America...
Forum: Canada 04-02-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By nofate
A new bike will probably have to be registered...

A new bike will probably have to be registered right away by the dealer who is on the hook for submitting the sales taxes. A used bike private sale can wait until you're ready to ride it. Make sure...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-11-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 1,037
Views: 321,133
Posted By nofate
I get to my fishing hole quickly too. :D ...

I get to my fishing hole quickly too. :D

http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a131/Korpela/DSC_8426.jpg (http://s10.photobucket.com/user/Korpela/media/DSC_8426.jpg.html)
Forum: Canada 03-05-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
It was a long time ago so I don't remember the...

It was a long time ago so I don't remember the exact location, but I still have the pics I took. The old guy, Lavalle Chisum, that designed the equipment is probably dead now. He sold 14 of those...
Forum: Canada 03-05-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
Cool video. I was in Susitna in 1977 to see the...

Cool video. I was in Susitna in 1977 to see the prototype of the log mill I bought. Hasn't changed a bit. :D
Forum: Canada 02-28-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,167
Posted By nofate
You're going to give Paul Mondore a run for the...

You're going to give Paul Mondore a run for the money. Epic.
Forum: Canada 02-27-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,510
Posted By nofate
There are at least two gas stations on Hwy 129...

There are at least two gas stations on Hwy 129 between Chapleau and Thessalon. They might not all be open in winter, but in summer I have used them often.
Forum: Canada 02-23-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
Looks very Triumphesque. :D

Looks very Triumphesque. :D
Forum: Canada 02-18-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10,270
Views: 651,392
Posted By nofate
The north shore of Superior is a nice ride if you...

The north shore of Superior is a nice ride if you have the time.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 02:43 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014