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Forum: Day Trippin' 12-28-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,581
Posted By mister_bill
Nice pics of Red Bluff. Did you continue up 587...

Nice pics of Red Bluff. Did you continue up 587 to Monticello? Lots of twists and turns for this area. Lots of bikes on a nice day.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-25-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Nyla's

I don't know how you made it as far as you did in that downpour. Several times I lost sight of you as it was raining that hard. It was like that nearly to Franklinton. Only a few sprinkles on the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-22-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Just talked with blt2rok. We will be leaving...

Just talked with blt2rok. We will be leaving Picayune about 10:00 am tomorrow. Anyone else from this area is welcome to ride along.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-22-2011, 08:11 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Thanks - PM sent. Anyone from up north...

Thanks - PM sent.

Anyone from up north headed that way?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-22-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
I will try to meet up with you guys there at...

I will try to meet up with you guys there at Nyla's for a meet and greet and eat.:nod Nearly black Goldwing.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-22-2011, 04:57 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Will do - thanks. I probably will camp out in...

Will do - thanks. I probably will camp out in DeSoto for a night or two and ride. I just got a new hitch carrier for my WR250R and want to try it out before I make a trip to NW Arkansas or back to...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 576
Views: 108,198
Posted By mister_bill
Fantastic pics and video. Those 250's rock.

Fantastic pics and video. Those 250's rock.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-20-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Will do. Will send you my cell number. I work in...

Will do. Will send you my cell number. I work in Baton Rouge during the week but am almost always home on weekends and riding.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-20-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
I can't vouch for this - have not been there. ...

I can't vouch for this - have not been there.


Nyla's Burger Basket


(601) 542-5032
1071 2nd St, Osyka, MS39657Get directions...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-20-2011, 01:23 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Hi blt2rok- I see you are in Picayune. I am...

Hi blt2rok-

I see you are in Picayune. I am in Pearl River (Slidell) and usually pass through Picayune on my usual loops up through Crossroads, Columbia, Red Bluff, Tylertown, Franklinton, etc. I...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-01-2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Please do Sam - keep us posted that is. Tell the...

Please do Sam - keep us posted that is. Tell the folks in Dead Horse to be on the lookout for some of these guys. That was definitely high on my list but may have waited too long -- we'll see. ...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-20-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
I have always been willing to go with less pain,...

I have always been willing to go with less pain, just the way I am. I am really looking forward toward cooler weather and some camping trips. I did purchase a 12v fan for the pickup topper setup....
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-20-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Sam - as I recall, I went down 3 times on the...

Sam - as I recall, I went down 3 times on the part of the trail we rode. You will have to pick up the pace to catch me on the "get offs".:rofl
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-20-2011, 06:03 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Hi backwoods - yeah, I guess I came out pretty...

Hi backwoods - yeah, I guess I came out pretty lucky on that one. :evil
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-20-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Hi Buddy - The ST was just sporty enough to...

Hi Buddy - The ST was just sporty enough to encourage me to press the limits of my riding abilities. Going supersonic seem more like a requirement than an option. On the Wing, I finally consider...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-16-2011, 05:14 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Wish I could too. Good news and bad news. Bad...

Wish I could too. Good news and bad news. Bad news - after 34 years of marriage, it is over and finalized in a few weeks. Good news - after 34 years of marriage, it is over and finalized in a few...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-15-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Hi Sam - have you had a chance to try out the new...

Hi Sam - have you had a chance to try out the new luggage? I am just back from my Wisconsin trip and I need to get back on the Yamaha before I forget how.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-23-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 9,763
Views: 3,761,702
Posted By mister_bill
This is not a thread, this is a life experience...

This is not a thread, this is a life experience --- GROOOOVY. :thumb
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-23-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,835
Posted By mister_bill
Thanks for the pics. Nice set up Strom.

Thanks for the pics. Nice set up Strom.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-22-2011, 04:32 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Did you guys make the ride from Red Bluff to...

Did you guys make the ride from Red Bluff to Monticello? Lots of curves. You need to watch for loose gravel on the road, especially after the road crew has been out. I often make that run from...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-18-2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Sam - I forgot to ask ..... how did the hammock...

Sam - I forgot to ask ..... how did the hammock work out? I just noticed it in one of the pictures.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-17-2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 44,776
Posted By mister_bill
Looks like you guys had a great ride. Nice bikes...

Looks like you guys had a great ride. Nice bikes and nice pics. I was due to make this ride, but life got in the way.
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-18-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,507
Posted By mister_bill
Enjoyed the pics and report. As soon as hunting...

Enjoyed the pics and report. As soon as hunting season is over, I will be doing some similar rides in the same areas -- same type bike too. I read your report on riding based out of Turner's Bend. ...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-06-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,808
Posted By mister_bill
A beautiful country. I have fond memories of...

A beautiful country. I have fond memories of Java, Medura, and various islands from the 1960's. A nice ride report, thanks for sharing the most enjoyable photos.
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2010, 03:37 PM
Replies: 45,020
Views: 8,742,509
Posted By mister_bill
Thanks to all that shared info about the skid...

Thanks to all that shared info about the skid plate noise. I went to Lowe's today and picked up spray undercoating and spay rubber coating as well as rubber washers and foam tape. Hopefully this...
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2010, 05:55 AM
Replies: 45,020
Views: 8,742,509
Posted By mister_bill
truck topper foam "tape"

"I do, just did it the other day BUT, I don't even try to keep the oil off anymore. I have truck topper foam "tape" between the plate and frame rails so it really pools when it does get in there."
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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-01-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5,187
Views: 302,734
Posted By mister_bill
Hey Sam - nice pics and ride report. Do you...

Hey Sam - nice pics and ride report. Do you think I would get in trouble on the above mentioned single track with the OEM tires on my WR? I plan on using (destroying) them in a few weeks at Big...
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2010, 05:03 PM
Replies: 45,020
Views: 8,742,509
Posted By mister_bill
vwsandman -- Thanks for the detailed "how-to" and...

vwsandman -- Thanks for the detailed "how-to" and pictures. I will definitely be utilizing this information soon. :thumb
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-10-2010, 05:19 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 31,054
Posted By mister_bill
Ditto what 2wheelreb said. A lot of fun with a...

Ditto what 2wheelreb said. A lot of fun with a great group of people. I especially enjoyed riding with 2wheelreb, advfreak, grneggs, and nanohicup. Thanks again to the organizers for putting this...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-31-2010, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5,187
Views: 302,734
Posted By mister_bill
Yeah --- 250's rock :ricky. Congratulations. ...

Yeah --- 250's rock :ricky. Congratulations.

I rode the ST to the campground today (Cypress Creek). As previously reported, a burn ban is posted at the campground. There were 3 trucks at the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-30-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8,650
Views: 669,848
Posted By mister_bill
Free range chickens

Scotty69 - thanks for the chicken removal. In a few weeks I plan on using Tuner's Bend as a base and riding everything non-pavement I can find around there. Any advance critter removal / relocation...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-25-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 31,054
Posted By mister_bill
PS PM Anticyclone so he will know to add you,...

PS PM Anticyclone so he will know to add you, otherwise he might miss your post. :lol3 :lol3 :lol3 [/quote]


-- done -- :thumb
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-25-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 31,054
Posted By mister_bill
:wave Room for one more? This sounds like a...

:wave Room for one more?

This sounds like a great get-together. I ride primarily in south Mississippi - mostly road bikes until lately. I checked out the campground a few weeks ago on my ST1300 -...
Forum: Ride reports 11-21-2006, 08:12 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,641
Posted By mister_bill
Wow! Every picture is postcard quality. Now I...

Wow! Every picture is postcard quality. Now I HAVE to get that D/S. Thanks for sharing. :beer
Forum: Road warriors 11-19-2006, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 972
Posted By mister_bill
Aren't you the guy with the new bike, new bike,...

Aren't you the guy with the new bike, new bike, new bike :lol3 ? A great thread and pictures. You have pointed out some new places for me to find. I make a day's ride just to get there and enjoy the...
Forum: Road warriors 11-19-2006, 10:43 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 13,446
Posted By mister_bill
Recently sold this and bought a ST1300 for longer...

Recently sold this and bought a ST1300 for longer trips. The VTX was my first bike after 30 years without. I enjoyed it and it got me back into riding. :D

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Forum: Road warriors 11-19-2006, 10:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,586
Posted By mister_bill
Don't know if this would work for you, but my...

Don't know if this would work for you, but my seat height is such that I am able to just dangle my legs in the breeze every so often. By leaning forward while doing this, it gives my butt a change...
Forum: Road warriors 11-19-2006, 10:12 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 32,019
Posted By mister_bill
Does this count? Not exactly a SPORT bike, but...

Does this count? Not exactly a SPORT bike, but somewhat close. I am the one that looks like he has 4 back to back 700 to 800 mile days :eek1 from New Orleans.

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Forum: Road warriors 11-17-2006, 05:38 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 138,402
Posted By mister_bill
I got one and it's a keeper

:thumb I have had my ST1300 for just over six months and presently have 17,000+ miles. The bike came with Bridgestones and I am quite pleased with them. I haven't scraped the pegs yet, but I am...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2006, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11,228
Views: 2,386,511
Posted By mister_bill
Anyone happy with stock bike?

Hi All,

A really great thread on the bike. I finally read everything and have arrived at this point. I am very interested in this bike and have found one at the local dealer and I was quite taken...
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