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Forum: Road warriors 04-29-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 104,234
Posted By fredgilb
Get a Shorai and save 8 pounds too. Great...

Get a Shorai and save 8 pounds too. Great batteries
Forum: Ride reports 03-21-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
And now for something completly different

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-SPhkZPsAxxg/VPKZPqwut5I/AAAAAAAALeQ/iuyHOcP6kuE/s1200/_DSF2356.jpg

Cruising around Le Havre before shipping out the bike I came across this reminder (that I...
Forum: Ride reports 03-21-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
On Newstands now!

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-d30ZnnHxx7w/VQhyqqeJ9lI/AAAAAAAALfU/0pjPSsryfgc/s1200/untitled-1.jpg
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Forum: Ride reports 02-28-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 1,458
Views: 462,424
Posted By fredgilb
And then I saw this: ...

And then I saw this:
http://antihero.smugmug.com/RTW-2/France-II/i-d4TBKkn/0/L/DSC03783-L.jpg (http://antihero.smugmug.com/RTW-2/France-II/i-d4TBKkn/A)

So awesome of the French to have a campaign...
Forum: Ride reports 02-14-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-gTm5qHlN5po/VNu...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-gTm5qHlN5po/VNuvRgNbLRI/AAAAAAAALc0/v5fXxNpuZsg/s1200/79a478ab79a027952c1a6cb45de8a71a.jpg

Sometimes I had to pinch myself to know I hadn't died and gone to M/C...
Forum: Ride reports 02-13-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-uJiHkS-eeek/VNu...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-uJiHkS-eeek/VNuvO_JyJ2I/AAAAAAAALcU/j8kIbsRrotk/s1200/Katy.jpg

Passing Katy. gotta catch Fabrice before he gets away!
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Forum: Ride reports 02-11-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-tL7xJOxNTEQ/VNu...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-tL7xJOxNTEQ/VNuvOIagD3I/AAAAAAAALcM/VUn-TtB8CEQ/s1200/Cool%2520bridge.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 01-17-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-UYqaSfObGHo/VJW...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-UYqaSfObGHo/VJW03YWOtFI/AAAAAAAALa0/3nKsNt--VWU/s1400/untitled-1.jpg

Video frame.Something about this that grabbed me!
Forum: Ride reports 01-09-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-z5y2LrM2YGg/UWy...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-z5y2LrM2YGg/UWy1TgcjjuI/AAAAAAAAHzo/2v0_YOJJOxU/s1200/vlcsnap-00013.jpg

First day of first year. That was a long night! And it rained for 5 of 7 days.
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Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,458
Views: 462,424
Posted By fredgilb
jeezz, AntiHero, do you have to go "all out" on...

jeezz, AntiHero, do you have to go "all out" on everything? Wow!

Take care...........and aren't you happy it didn't happen in Turkmenistan or .............
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Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-DWwH0b_W3I0/VFK...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-DWwH0b_W3I0/VFKMHx08hPI/AAAAAAAAKv0/UOVPz8UWhkU/s1200/untitled-216.jpg

Well that's it ! C'est Fini ! I made safe and sound.

I've tried as much as possible to...
Forum: Ride reports 12-25-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-qGflJ5R1axo/VFK...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-qGflJ5R1axo/VFKMQ44vZbI/AAAAAAAALZw/XYPKFH6RKW4/s1400/GOPR0006.jpg

Heading back down to Toulon, wishing this would never end!
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Forum: Ride reports 12-21-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-V9Uhlsp9lY4/VJO...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-V9Uhlsp9lY4/VJOm4ymDsaI/AAAAAAAALYw/3K4Q1OYv7Lg/s1400/_DSF2258.jpg

Heading back down to Toulon. Yes, that's a Voxan!
Forum: Ride reports 12-19-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
Yes but what's a New World inhabitant to do? And...

Yes but what's a New World inhabitant to do? And don't forget no "solo's" so you're on your own for food and sleeping arrangements.
I've just been reading the ride report of a veteran of eight...
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-7FRGScF5D8Y/VJP...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-7FRGScF5D8Y/VJPJf9gbggI/AAAAAAAALZA/MgJSdO_B_uA/s1400/faron.jpg
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Forum: Ride reports 12-13-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-2LoUccjg1A0/VIs...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-2LoUccjg1A0/VIse2ySy_wI/AAAAAAAALXU/GVX426gcnMU/s1200/MT%2520PV%252038201.jpg

Le Mont Faron is the last special stage and gets used every year. This being my...
Forum: Ride reports 12-12-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
<iframe width="1280" height="750"...

<iframe width="1280" height="750" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/GhWKRWp_odA" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
It's the last video:lurk I didn't get any of the "Mont Faron". The GoPro for the...
Forum: Ride reports 12-12-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-LZdv7Q6ojKg/VFK...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-LZdv7Q6ojKg/VFKJkza-JfI/AAAAAAAAKls/1fvAykim-1g/s1200/untitled-139.jpg
Ahhh, good to be in the warm south and having time for a lunch break.
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Forum: Ride reports 11-29-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 1,458
Views: 462,424
Posted By fredgilb
Montmartre is sinister and alluring at the same...

Montmartre is sinister and alluring at the same time. I love it at night.
Forum: Ride reports 11-27-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 1,458
Views: 462,424
Posted By fredgilb
[QUOTE=AntiHero;25587458]I prefer walking around...

[QUOTE=AntiHero;25587458]I prefer walking around when I really want to indulge in a city. On a bike--esp. in a city like Paris--98% of your attention has to be focused on staying alive, which is fun,...
Forum: Ride reports 11-25-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-sjQ1IjdoMX0/VG1...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-sjQ1IjdoMX0/VG12wWPELYI/AAAAAAAALI4/T5NtIRJPJ3c/s1200/untitled-1.jpg

Had a couple of scary moments on Friday. Good sleep gains importance. It really improves...
Forum: Ride reports 11-24-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1,458
Views: 462,424
Posted By fredgilb
And the parking's great too!

And the parking's great too!
Forum: Ride reports 11-22-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
No threadjack...... it's definitely relevant...

No threadjack...... it's definitely relevant given the demise of the DDMT. I'm scratching my head wondering where do I go (ride) from here? How did they get 200 people to go with them?
Forum: Ride reports 11-22-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 1,458
Views: 462,424
Posted By fredgilb
Oh yeah, I had to deal with that guy too. I had a...

Oh yeah, I had to deal with that guy too. I had a check engine light on and wanted to make sure it wasn't anything to serious since I had 3 hours of riding to get to Le Havre. The tech he sent out to...
Forum: Ride reports 11-22-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
The thought has crossed my mind:deal But...

The thought has crossed my mind:deal

But it's when you start thinking on the details you understand everything that goes into the entry fee.

Food, shelter, hauling your stuff from town to town...
Forum: Ride reports 11-21-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
Saturday Oct. 4 Alès - Toulon 427 km, ...

Saturday Oct. 4 Alès - Toulon 427 km,

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-D3TW6J1_2P0/VG1zbXj4WzI/AAAAAAAALIc/HTciMDMiuTM/s1200/untitled-1.jpg
Climbing Mont Ventoux
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-4xS9WLWgzvQ/VFK...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-4xS9WLWgzvQ/VFKLTz3yqaI/AAAAAAAAKsc/3w8G2FKwT14/s1000/untitled-190.jpg
Strolling around the paddock......hard working mechanics, wait...what's going in in that...
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
Thank you. We only did short daylight...

Thank you.

We only did short daylight distances on Sunday. The rest was deep dark. Someday I'll have to go back and ride that area in daylight!
Forum: Ride reports 11-18-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-FrhkrhxoBms/VGO...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-FrhkrhxoBms/VGOVRvXXVbI/AAAAAAAAK5c/C8c7vzCRRgo/s1200/MT%2520CV%25209280.JPG
...
Forum: Road warriors 11-16-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 104,234
Posted By fredgilb
I like to think of myself as the Hyper proving...

I like to think of myself as the Hyper proving grounds

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1020296
Forum: Ride reports 11-15-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
Part II <iframe width="1080" height="720"...

Part II

<iframe width="1080" height="720" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/8Xi6Ity2pBQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Remember to up the resolution to HD
Forum: Ride reports 11-14-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-Z-tzRg4Zx-c/VFv...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-Z-tzRg4Zx-c/VFv4JKVe1mI/AAAAAAAAK14/6JdTL1VwytE/s800/untitled-4.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-Xqs9JUAl8sQ/VGW...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-Xqs9JUAl8sQ/VGWj_3b0I-I/AAAAAAAAK8I/W-KR2-lyew4/s1600/untitled-1.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Croatia, seem like good...

Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Croatia, seem like good bets. I know Romania has what's billed as the worlds toughest enduro.
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
My ship came in. Going to Newark to pick up the...

My ship came in. Going to Newark to pick up the Hyper. Got my fingers crossed :thumb

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-godrWdhb0aY/VGuIvBRWKtI/AAAAAAAALFo/Y6sk4iZ21Ik/s800/untitled-62.jpg
Grim...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
Well after 80 bazillion gear changes my clutch...

Well after 80 bazillion gear changes my clutch was starting to act funny. Lots of free play. When I finally rolled into Albi I could see why. The cable literally had one strand left! We had a short...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
That's the great thing about the Moto-Tour. Those...

That's the great thing about the Moto-Tour. Those areas of France are practically deserted (except of bureaucrats!) :hair
...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
That's a start, but, $5745. for 3 days is a bit...

That's a start, but, $5745. for 3 days is a bit rich?:ddog

Don't know if they still have this. Pretty cool video of the past running in Belgium....
Forum: Ride reports 11-12-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-7y9GCfzt0cE/VFK...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-7y9GCfzt0cE/VFKIbLe7M9I/AAAAAAAAKhI/Ym-OuNp3zeI/s1200/untitled-103.jpg
Gettin' into the groove...., Gazzzzz!
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Forum: Ride reports 11-12-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,643
Posted By fredgilb
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-uiOenn1p4Oo/VFK...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-uiOenn1p4Oo/VFKJJ6obydI/AAAAAAAAKj4/-4I1OWHQVu4/s800/untitled-125.jpg
Hmm, home office has got him under surveillance? Like the layered tape notes.
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