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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Today, 01:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,508
Posted By pjm204
Get some studs!

Get some studs!
Forum: Day Trippin' Today, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By pjm204
Same, I average 20k a year mixed with trips,...

Same, I average 20k a year mixed with trips, commuting, and leisure riding. Some years it is more, some years slightly less.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Today, 11:47 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,508
Posted By pjm204
I need to get my studded tires mounted or else I...

I need to get my studded tires mounted or else I can't get home for thanksgiving
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Today, 09:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 252
Posted By pjm204
I may or may not be in the Philly area on Black...

I may or may not be in the Philly area on Black Friday, if I am, I'm down for it. I'm in Fishtown but I'll ride wherever.
Forum: Face plant Today, 09:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By pjm204
I've ridden the last 4 years in significant snow...

I've ridden the last 4 years in significant snow commuting to work daily. Knobbie tires help in snow, studs help in ice, the combo is what you want for winter riding. The key is to be smooth in...
Forum: Road warriors Today, 09:00 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,185
Posted By pjm204
Get the 650 strom and never look back.

Get the 650 strom and never look back.
Forum: Trials Today, 07:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 668
Posted By pjm204
Wow I couldn't agree more, I literally cannot...

Wow I couldn't agree more, I literally cannot fathom how people watch a game...oh wait the only way people make it through one is by drinking (A Lot)
Forum: Trip Planning Today, 06:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,150
Posted By pjm204
I'm going to have to disagree with anyone...

I'm going to have to disagree with anyone suggesting disposable plastic bottles. 1 they will leak eventually or explode in your bag, 2 you should not be relying on bottled water as your source of...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 252
Posted By pjm204
Ride that new XR400! I tried to wave but...

Ride that new XR400!

I tried to wave but you were going the opposite direction. Otherwise we would have had to race.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 08:35 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,508
Posted By pjm204
Spreads the hole out and shoves them right in...a...

Spreads the hole out and shoves them right in...a little lube helps ease them in.

It's a pretty quick process with the right drill bit/stop and the auto feed studder. To drill and stud 2 tires...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 05:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,508
Posted By pjm204
Just studded up my tires a couple weeks ago,...

Just studded up my tires a couple weeks ago, probably going to mount them this week. General Altimax Arctic rear and Pirelli Rally front on the strom.

I have a stud gun if anyone needs it. (with...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 252
Posted By pjm204
Did I see you on the HP2 on 76 Saturday...

Did I see you on the HP2 on 76 Saturday afternoon?

We usually do a ride from Norristown, a handful of us, you're welcome to join.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 252
Posted By pjm204
2014 Turkey Pro National, Oley PA

Anyone going this year? I've gone the last 3 or 4 years, usually a good turnout. I'm hoping to fare decently during the slow race. If anyone wants to ride out from Philly, let me know, otherwise see...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 04:50 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,366
Posted By pjm204
Some of us have actually ridden offroad, some...

Some of us have actually ridden offroad, some consider offroad anytime they cross over gravel on the highway. 19 or 21 inch front wheel for offroading is better, the end. I've trashed a couple fronts...
Forum: Day Trippin' Yesterday, 04:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,035
Posted By pjm204
Yea, that's why I'm not having kids. I'm pretty...

Yea, that's why I'm not having kids. I'm pretty happy with my 30k a year.

Oh and congrats...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-20-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 660
Posted By pjm204
I also have a 2004 Adventure and while it is a...

I also have a 2004 Adventure and while it is a beast, I do not consider it a replacement for my V-strom. In 63,000 miles with my strom I have had to do nothing. At 24,000 miles this 950 has needed...
Forum: Face plant 11-17-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,325
Posted By pjm204
If he came into your lane, then the accident is...

If he came into your lane, then the accident is entirely his fault. He was riding above his skill level for the conditions regardless of his claims of "significant dirt experience."

I'd say the...
Forum: Vendors 11-11-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 40,290
Posted By pjm204
I still think getting stronger is the key. I'm...

I still think getting stronger is the key. I'm only 147 but have no difficulty picking up my v-strom or other heavy bikes. Getting stronger will improve your riding too. The hoist is a cool idea for...
Forum: Ride reports 11-10-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 11,588
Posted By pjm204
Thanks for the Ferry info, very helpful. I set...

Thanks for the Ferry info, very helpful. I set off from Philadelphia Summer 2015. Looks like a great trip.
Forum: Hacks 10-30-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,228
Posted By pjm204
I'm hackless currently but I've had a couple...

I'm hackless currently but I've had a couple rigs. While they're fun they'll never even come close to replacing my two wheeled bikes. But as long as I don't have to be in a four wheeled vehicle I'm...
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,187
Posted By pjm204
Look forward to reading about your travels. I'm...

Look forward to reading about your travels. I'm heading to Argentina late summer 2015
Forum: Road warriors 10-29-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,357
Posted By pjm204
I second this guys questions....

I second this guys questions....
Forum: Americas 10-29-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By pjm204
I think the Eastern part of the TAT could be done...

I think the Eastern part of the TAT could be done relatively easily during the Winter, the Western part would present some challenges since the higher elevation means snow and yes some of the roads,...
Forum: Ride reports 10-28-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,809
Posted By pjm204
When are you heading out? I'm riding down to...

When are you heading out? I'm riding down to Ushuaia in 2015. Good luck, it'll be a great experience.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 20,993
Posted By pjm204
I've certainly made some posts that could be...

I've certainly made some posts that could be considered troll worthy but I'd like to think they're few and far between.

I mean I could be commenting in here that the best solution is to ditch the...
Forum: Ride reports 10-23-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 32,666
Posted By pjm204
Awesome report, you two! I'll be leaving for a...

Awesome report, you two! I'll be leaving for a similar trip in ~10 months and I cannot wait. Stories like this just keep me going.

Also as a single soon to be 29 year old, the prospect of meeting...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-23-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 7,117
Posted By pjm204
Geeze, was it downhill both ways?

Geeze, was it downhill both ways?
Forum: Alaska 10-23-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,601
Posted By pjm204
You can ship a firearm from yourself to yourself....

You can ship a firearm from yourself to yourself. As stated above you can ship handguns via FedEx or UPS, long guns can be shipped USPS. You do not have to go through a dealer. Buying a gun there...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-22-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 20,993
Posted By pjm204
What are the point of these posts? Realistically...

What are the point of these posts? Realistically the clutch pack could have one spring in it and still function properly. Those three springs are just spec'd out to do the same job as 5 or 6 springs...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-22-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 939
Posted By pjm204
Now I want a trials bike again!

Now I want a trials bike again!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,243
Posted By pjm204
Should have bought a strom....

Should have bought a strom....
Forum: Battle scooters 10-21-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 351
Views: 22,811
Posted By pjm204
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=48...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=486001

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=393785

F650GS
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,210
Posted By pjm204
My experience is similar although it varies based...

My experience is similar although it varies based on the trip. For example sometimes I hit the interstate and ride day/night to get to a destination. Like last month I rode out to Colorado, left...
Forum: Face plant 10-16-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 409
Views: 107,676
Posted By pjm204
While I am often remarked as not being very...

While I am often remarked as not being very emotional, maybe even a little cold. I felt my eyes getting a little puffy seeing the pictures of you taking your steps. I've been a mostly silent observer...
Forum: Beasts 10-15-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,150
Posted By pjm204
I don't think the tiger is a suitable replacement...

I don't think the tiger is a suitable replacement for a DL and WRR. That's such a good combination. I don't like how the passenger pegs are part of the subframe on the Tigers and the subframe is not...
Forum: Airheads 10-15-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,785
Posted By pjm204
That looks fantastic. I wish I could learn your...

That looks fantastic. I wish I could learn your paint skills.

Don't worry, garage mechanics aren't going to die out. I'm 28 and spend a good portion of my time working on bikes. I've done some...
Forum: Thumpers 10-13-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 17,722
Posted By pjm204
Can you give a bit more detail on your fairing...

Can you give a bit more detail on your fairing touch up? I have an 04 adventure in silver that I'd like to touch up in several places. What paint did you use? Did you clear over it? Any tips you can...
Forum: Beasts 10-10-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,826
Posted By pjm204
If you don't go off road, why not just get a...

If you don't go off road, why not just get a sport touring bike like an FJR?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-10-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 627
Posted By pjm204
I went with the 11mm all around. I've never run...

I went with the 11mm all around. I've never run the front Pirelli Rally but I had it and a TKC-80, I pretty much just flipped a coin and landed on the Pirelli.

The experience I had studding the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-09-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 627
Posted By pjm204
I mean I studded a knobbie today with it. I'm...

I mean I studded a knobbie today with it. I'm sure there is a limit to how long of a stud it will feed though. For the road 11 or 12mm seem preferred. Happy to help people stud up their tires.
...
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