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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... Yesterday, 03:17 PM
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Posted By DC2wheels
Originally Posted by DC2wheels View Post ...

Originally Posted by DC2wheels View Post
Eyeglasses.

Maybe you folk need some yourself



Thanks KB (I received my prize 10 years ago but now use multifocal contacts)

Oh and Mrs KB's...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 02:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 507
Posted By DC2wheels
Alright, who cut the cheese. :lol3 ...

Alright, who cut the cheese. :lol3


Seriously, I always wonder about riders without helmets on straight pipe bikes. They must be causing themselves big time hearing loss.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... Yesterday, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7,901
Views: 7,323,795
Posted By DC2wheels
Eyeglasses. Maybe you folk need some...

Eyeglasses.

Maybe you folk need some yourself :lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Hey...HEY. You got a lot of nerve posting...

Hey...HEY.

You got a lot of nerve posting pictures here while there are handbags swinging :rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,011
Posted By DC2wheels
I did the same thing but with a Kawi C-14...

I did the same thing but with a Kawi C-14 Concours.

Reviews said it was the best thing since gasoline.

I REALLY tried to like it. Farkled it like crazy with all the good stuff. The bike...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
My mistake....sorry. :lol3 I'll try to keep...

My mistake....sorry. :lol3

I'll try to keep up here. :ear
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
+1 Besides riding, we have a truck camper....

+1

Besides riding, we have a truck camper. When we are traveling, I run at the posted limit but if I see more than one vehicle behind us I will pull to the right and wave them past.

A...
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 33,515
Posted By DC2wheels
Shannon...... Great to see you post. ...

Shannon......

Great to see you post.

Glad your finger is healing!!

I'm still riding here in northern New England but on a day by day basis determined by road conditions, not temperatures.
...
Forum: Racing 10-21-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 12,291
Posted By DC2wheels
I was wondering why the team didn't change the...

I was wondering why the team didn't change the rear wheel, but seeing the damage to the swingarm (and remembering last year's crash after DP and MM had their tangle), I can see why Pedrosa quit.
Forum: Road warriors 10-21-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By DC2wheels
If you are willing to ship, Robbie at Peachpit...

If you are willing to ship, Robbie at Peachpit has a great reputation

http://www.peachpitltd.com/index.php
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 15,560
Posted By DC2wheels
In. We are watching...... Looks like an...

In. We are watching......

Looks like an amazing change in your lives.

BEST of luck.

(Good to see BikerAl completed her trip too. Thaw out yet?)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-20-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Anyone happen to check out the skidplate ground...

Anyone happen to check out the skidplate ground clearance??

Suspension overload FAIL
Forum: Racing 10-20-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 12,291
Posted By DC2wheels
Watching the MGP race yesterday I was wondering...

Watching the MGP race yesterday I was wondering if the machines, especially the factory bikes, are advancing beyond what tire companies are able to build.

Huge amounts of horsepower (270+?) and...
Forum: Ride reports 10-18-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2,361
Views: 1,220,468
Posted By DC2wheels
Cathy and I envy you both SO much. We have been...

Cathy and I envy you both SO much. We have been reading your posts on every update.

We have both been to Europe but wish we saw so much more on each trip

Cathy has plans that are reinforced by...
Forum: Road warriors 10-18-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,877
Posted By DC2wheels
+1 No problem finding parts for my '92...

+1

No problem finding parts for my '92 K100RS4V. Not cheap, but available.

Barely broken in with 102,xxx km.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-16-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,642
Posted By DC2wheels
And how can we forget IEDarla?

And how can we forget IEDarla?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-15-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Yeah, been there, done that down in SW Va....

Yeah, been there, done that down in SW Va. Nothing like blind RH corners with lots o' shit in the road. :eek1
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-15-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Great- the trailer tires are throwing lots of...

Great- the trailer tires are throwing lots of dirt and gravel out onto the pavement. Just what the next MC riders want to see.....
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,746
Posted By DC2wheels
Ergonomics? Start by using this...

Ergonomics?

Start by using this /http://cycle-ergo.com/ (http://advrider.com/http://cycle-ergo.com/) to narrow down the possibilities then go test ride those bikes.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-12-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Nice puddin' bowl. Stupid helmet, stupid...

Nice puddin' bowl.

Stupid helmet, stupid head. What else could you ask for.......:lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-11-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,066
Posted By DC2wheels
Catheter indeed. What about the guy who rode...

Catheter indeed.

What about the guy who rode a Goldwing(?)BMW(?) from the west coast to the east coast WITHOUT putting his feet down. He pulled a trailer carrying a huge fuel tank.

Eating...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-09-2014, 03:45 PM
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Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Definitely a MM type save going on here- you be...

Definitely a MM type save going on here- you be the judge. The rider in blue is going to stand it back up and power past that unsuspecting dude ahead. :huh
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-09-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Had to....Bat cycle was in for a Bat-recall....

Had to....Bat cycle was in for a Bat-recall. (they had just upgraded the running gear to a '14 BMW R1200RT :deal )
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Is that the rest of their crap in the truck? If...

Is that the rest of their crap in the truck? If so, you folks bring everything including the kitchen sink. :lol3
Forum: Racing 10-07-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,142
Posted By DC2wheels
No- they just shot the picture too high. DP is to...

No- they just shot the picture too high. DP is to the right of the sign (they also gave him a hello sign at his height). :lol3
Forum: Road warriors 10-07-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,254
Posted By DC2wheels
Current ride- '92 BMW K100RS4V 102,000 km...

Current ride- '92 BMW K100RS4V

102,000 km 100% reliable (w/ fuel injection)

Have taken it on multiple 1400 km days, just had it at a trackday yesterday, feathering the tires right to...
Forum: Ride reports 10-05-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 33,515
Posted By DC2wheels
Shannon, Hope you are on the mend. Damn-...

Shannon,

Hope you are on the mend. Damn- that is way beyond the typical ADV trip story.

If you do another trip east and head north, let us know- we are very traveler friendly- garage and bed...
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,020
Posted By DC2wheels
Are you going to NH with Fishtail on Monday?

Are you going to NH with Fishtail on Monday?
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,020
Posted By DC2wheels
Doing another track day on Monday on my 16 valve...

Doing another track day on Monday on my 16 valve BMW K100RS.

I have done a half dozen in the past 3 years.

All done on Michelin Pilot Road 3 and 4.

I don't go crazy, but those tires STICK.
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,018
Posted By DC2wheels
50,000 mile tire life? On a GW? NFW Unless...

50,000 mile tire life? On a GW? NFW

Unless you mount a CT :eek1
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,018
Posted By DC2wheels
100,000 km on it now. Might have 250,000 or...

100,000 km on it now. Might have 250,000 or 300,000 by the time I hang up my helmet.

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5024/5645435533_a6a9a0841c_z.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,052
Posted By DC2wheels
My old K bike is super smooth even after 100,000km

My old K bike is super smooth even after 100,000km
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-04-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Wait.... Are those car tires on the trailer?...

Wait....

Are those car tires on the trailer?

Trailer tire on the GW? (guess it doesn't matter if never gets out of the trailer)

Whatever......FAIL :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 33,515
Posted By DC2wheels
Holee crap. Wish we were closer than 1500...

Holee crap.

Wish we were closer than 1500 miles.

Shannon- our wishes for a swift and complete recovery.

OUCH!!
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 25,440
Posted By DC2wheels
I always question "average mpg" from MC...

I always question "average mpg" from MC publication.

I rented a well broken K1600GT in California and did 3 long days of riding, primarily back roads but at varying speeds. I saw a consistent...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 1,499
Views: 220,264
Posted By DC2wheels
Looking GREAT! Keep the trip log and...

Looking GREAT!

Keep the trip log and pictures coming.

Of all the local MC people I know, I might be the only one who has not been to Newfoundland. :cry I gotta' fix that....soon.

...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 33,515
Posted By DC2wheels
Odd how many of us are surprised by the kindness...

Odd how many of us are surprised by the kindness of strangers. Probably due to the world we now live in.

But take the political factors out of the equation, letting people just be citizens of the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-30-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 34,286
Views: 8,410,930
Posted By DC2wheels
Exactly. DO NOT go there. Leave the ladies...

Exactly.

DO NOT go there. Leave the ladies alone. :deal
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 33,515
Posted By DC2wheels
Hey Shannon, thanks for taking us all along. You...

Hey Shannon, thanks for taking us all along. You are doing a trip that I can only dream of.

Ride safe and happy.
Forum: Racing 09-29-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,805
Posted By DC2wheels
Uh.....he didn't. 8. Hiroshi...

Uh.....he didn't.

8. Hiroshi Aoyama JPN Drive M7 Aspar (RCV1000R) 44m 58.247s
9. Nicky Hayden USA Drive M7 Aspar (RCV1000R) 45m 3.363s
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