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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-10-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,950
Posted By Groinular
Just today; riding early to work (0500); a little...

Just today; riding early to work (0500); a little rain/drizzle, about 44 degrees. Turned onto an offramp (the turn is blind into 300ft ascending climb to a stoplight. Luckily only going about 30mph...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-12-2011, 10:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By Groinular
Looked like a GS; i was driving by quickly and...

Looked like a GS; i was driving by quickly and was tempted to put a FYYFF sign on the seat.It had an ADV sticker on the windshield.
bocktown, great place.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-11-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By Groinular
Bocktown

Who was the FF at :1drinkbocktown tonight? :1drink
Forum: Hacks 12-20-2009, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,344
Posted By Groinular
what a great shot! :clap

what a great shot! :clap
Forum: Americas 06-11-2009, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By Groinular
almost forgot: southern PA is farmland/Amish and...

almost forgot: southern PA is farmland/Amish and FLAT, until you get about 100mi out of pittsburgh.
from the grand canyon there are some nice routes that travel SSE thru penn state area (i forget...
Forum: Americas 06-11-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By Groinular
I live in SW PA, ride street. The grand canyon...

I live in SW PA, ride street. The grand canyon (PA) is north, central as you know, off Rt 6. beautiful. SW PA near pittsburgh and WVa has great twisties and views, pastoral, etc. Try posting in...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-05-2009, 09:46 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,151
Posted By Groinular
Ray Savant could trick that bike up for...

Ray Savant could trick that bike up for you....:hide
see JM....
Forum: Road warriors 04-21-2009, 06:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,233
Posted By Groinular
i have a roadster: i echo the above (not a...

i have a roadster: i echo the above (not a rockster), but what a great bike. i'd never sell it. does everything. check out the other site mentioned above (r1150r.org).
Forum: Hacks 03-31-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 38,237
Posted By Groinular
i'm in: new black '08 Patrol.:clap

i'm in: new black '08 Patrol.:clap
Forum: Hacks 01-11-2009, 02:14 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 11,386
Posted By Groinular
Hmm. been lurking and wanting a Ural for quite...

Hmm. been lurking and wanting a Ural for quite some time..none of these threads is helping talk me out of it (much to my wife's grief :evil ). What about learning curve? could you--taking it...
Forum: Hacks 12-29-2008, 11:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By Groinular
Scottro: I haven't seen it. I'd love to get...

Scottro:
I haven't seen it. I'd love to get one, though. Nearest dealership is steubenville, (speakercycles), but i spoke w/ jason there and he wasn't sure if Ural would still be going strong?! He...
Forum: Face plant 11-03-2008, 04:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,900
Posted By Groinular
one thing mentioned briefly: watch the car wash...

one thing mentioned briefly: watch the car wash area in winter. expect ice there and avoid if possible. DAMHIK.:nod
Forum: Road warriors 08-10-2008, 09:29 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,975
Posted By Groinular
i'm biased towards the '04 r1150r; could probably...

i'm biased towards the '04 r1150r; could probably find a used one cheap. as said previously, forgiving, stable as all hell and fast enough. i ride all year; heated grips, gerbings, no problem. get...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-12-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By Groinular
thanks for the replies; last pm found a bar...but...

thanks for the replies; last pm found a bar...but the satellite feed went out. we missed the last period.:cry
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-11-2008, 03:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By Groinular
yeah, sorry 'bout that

yeah, sorry 'bout that
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-11-2008, 08:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By Groinular
Pgh bars in NYC?

visiting NYC; anyplace pittsburghers may go to watch pens 2nite (manhattan)? Thanks in advance
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-21-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,876
Posted By Groinular
hmm. 5F here in pittsburgh on a 1150R. I have...

hmm. 5F here in pittsburgh on a 1150R. I have Gerbings, though, but only the jacket and gloves. Takes a while for the backside to thaw:huh
also, have to plug the (closed) airvents in helmet front...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-04-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,134
Posted By Groinular
good luck! i don't think anyone mentioned...

good luck! i don't think anyone mentioned Robinson twp. i live near Montour HS and can back-road it (over mckees rocks bridge) to north side/downtown in 12-20min, avoiding any tunnels. can get north...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-23-2008, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,829
Views: 125,964
Posted By Groinular
In the burgh; was in phila for 10yrs. will this...

In the burgh; was in phila for 10yrs.
will this winter ever end????
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-10-2008, 12:54 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,876
Posted By Groinular
7F last month to work, about 5:30am. i have...

7F last month to work, about 5:30am. i have heated gloves and jacket, but no heated pants. my ass and legs took the morning to thaw out. tonight it's supposed to get to 2F, and i'm thinking about it....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-30-2007, 05:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,814
Posted By Groinular
sleep is important; we spend 1/3 of our lives...

sleep is important; we spend 1/3 of our lives sleeping. in fact, staying awake straight for 16 or so hrs decreases performance to the level of someone w/ blood alc. level 0.08! if you absolutely have...
Forum: Equipment 10-30-2007, 04:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,539
Posted By Groinular
i echo the respro foggy; cheap and works great. i...

i echo the respro foggy; cheap and works great. i wish i had thought of it!!
Forum: Ride reports 09-28-2007, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 552
Posted By Groinular
groinular and groinulette

Well as it gets brisk here in West PA, i finally coaxed my long-suffering wife back on Greta (our bike...) for a quick ride west thru the 'sneaky' part of west Va (the long arm that sneaks up between...
Forum: Face plant 09-23-2007, 05:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,178
Posted By Groinular
eman, glad you're oK. what road was that?

eman, glad you're oK. what road was that?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-21-2007, 07:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,310
Posted By Groinular
great area and great road. a buddy and i did rt 6...

great area and great road. a buddy and i did rt 6 (pgh to erie, then rt. 6) to wellsboro (ageed, cool little town and good camping near the canyon), then up to watkin's glen, then down to state...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-05-2007, 04:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,098
Posted By Groinular
Longest trip was this summer to fingerlakes...

Longest trip was this summer to fingerlakes region, ny from pgh. about 400mi. great weather until night. learned that when camping on bike, need: camping saw for firewood, and some jug to pee in in...
Forum: Vendors 08-13-2007, 01:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,976
Posted By Groinular
count me in, GB

count me in, GB
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-06-2007, 04:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 785
Posted By Groinular
rain...and its aftermath

well good and bad news. the good is--i didn't go down. the bad is i had a momentary lapse of judgement, etc. that almost got me.

it rained like stink last pm. buckets. lightning. cats/dogs. i...
Forum: Ride reports 05-30-2007, 07:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,711
Posted By Groinular
very cool! keep it coming and be safe dan

very cool! keep it coming and be safe
dan
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-24-2007, 07:21 PM
Replies: 10,482
Views: 3,442,380
Posted By Groinular
this was the R in erie pa, fall '06: (hope these...

this was the R in erie pa, fall '06: (hope these work)

http://intheburgh.smugmug.com/photos/155990636-S.jpg

the old one:

http://intheburgh.smugmug.com/photos/155990797-S.jpg


and one...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-07-2007, 05:56 PM
Replies: 2,780
Views: 378,740
Posted By Groinular
outside erie, pa (fall 2006) ...

outside erie, pa (fall 2006)

http://intheburgh.smugmug.com/photos/100901425-S.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-13-2007, 12:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,497
Posted By Groinular
I agree w/ Lujo, and also live here in the...

I agree w/ Lujo, and also live here in the 'burgh. i use Gerbing's under old bmw armored jacket and pants. i ride a 1150r w/o handguards (but thank god for heated grips).
Forum: Ride reports 04-13-2007, 12:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By Groinular
nice. it DID happen that way...with the croc. oh,...

nice. it DID happen that way...with the croc. oh, did i mention the twin swedish models i picked up just after that pic was taken? :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 04-12-2007, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By Groinular
thanks. the funny thing was after we went thru, i...

thanks. the funny thing was after we went thru, i decided i needed a picture to remember it...so i had to go back thru to re-approach. i stalled right as this pic was taken:
...
Forum: Ride reports 04-12-2007, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By Groinular
small water

well, it's not much (but it's my First Water Crossing), such as it were. I had the opportunity to visit my friend Marty in austin last week. had the one good day of the week and rented a harley ?city...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-31-2007, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By Groinular
whoa: glad yer ok! good eye on that one...parkway...

whoa: glad yer ok! good eye on that one...parkway is deadly
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2007, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5,363
Views: 1,942,438
Posted By Groinular
Kaneman: Been following along w/ everyone else....

Kaneman:
Been following along w/ everyone else. Great reporting/stories. I agree with most here: Great story (i'm jealous, too), keeps me entertained as i sit here at work on a saturday night :umph...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-31-2007, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 895
Posted By Groinular
i'm glad you mentioned this. i noticed it last...

i'm glad you mentioned this. i noticed it last winter; damn slick at the exit to a carwash. i happen to have two that cross my path on my way home from work. slick as hell for about 20ft in front of...
Forum: Ride reports 01-14-2007, 04:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,871
Posted By Groinular
great write-up and pix. next time you're near E...

great write-up and pix. next time you're near E ohio, or better yet, pittsburgh, PM me and i'll meet ya.
be safe
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-10-2007, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1,829
Views: 125,964
Posted By Groinular
Pittsburgh! (near robinson)

Pittsburgh!
(near robinson)
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