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Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-27-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,357
Posted By achtung3
I ride slower now because I want to ride it...

I ride slower now because I want to ride it tomorrow.

I have ridden many different bikes and many more I want to ride.

I just like riding motorbikes!
Forum: Photos 06-22-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 11,385
Views: 3,924,582
Posted By achtung3
CIMG1317-1.jpg...

CIMG1317-1.jpg (http://advrider.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=344977&stc=1&d=1435030686)
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-22-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,866
Posted By achtung3
Yes and No! It all depends on the leaning...

Yes and No!

It all depends on the leaning angle and the surface of the road, according to dirt track riders the front tires will wear out so it is if you ride it on the road!:norton
Forum: Road Warriors 06-15-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,263
Posted By achtung3
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+1
Forum: The Garage 06-04-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,116
Posted By achtung3
I have bought Craftsman and I am very...

I have bought Craftsman and I am very disappointed with it, it is supposed to click at set torque but it has failed on me a couple of time and stripped some threads:huh, so I have gone back to my...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 06-04-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,677
Posted By achtung3
My experience has been the opposite. I had...

My experience has been the opposite.

I had purchased mine in 2012 and used for a trip to the Yukon and Alaska, after getting back I checked on the map of the locations that I had marked/sent...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-28-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 931
Posted By achtung3
I am sorry to hear about your shoulders, it is no...

I am sorry to hear about your shoulders, it is no fun when your body starts to hurt while riding.

I can only suggest that you see a specialist, as I am getting older I do not want to have some...
Forum: Equipment 05-26-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 985
Posted By achtung3
Thanks for all the replies, I have just figured...

Thanks for all the replies, I have just figured out what I was doing wrong in getting in and out of the suit and scuffing up the bottom of the pants.

I did not understand that the left side zipper...
Forum: Equipment 05-25-2015, 02:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,944
Posted By achtung3
Oi ai! O leatherman Surge e muito util, so...

Oi ai!

O leatherman Surge e muito util, so pra te dizer que quando fui la no Yukon, Dawson City na estrada Top of the world hwy, esta faquinha salvou a minha viajem.

Tenha uma boa...
Forum: Equipment 05-25-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 985
Posted By achtung3
Roadcraft One piece suit in and out of it?

To those who has been wearing the one piece suit, how do you prevent the bottom of the legs from dragging on the floor as you are getting in and out of the suit?

I have been having the problem and...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-25-2015, 01:42 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 27,638
Posted By achtung3
It almost looks like a drunk rider. I can't...

It almost looks like a drunk rider.

I can't count how many times my knees hit the bottom of my desk (cringing) watching this guy's riding.

To me this is a perfect example and reminder that, I...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-10-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,399
Posted By achtung3
I would like to ask the owners of the new...

I would like to ask the owners of the new generation K (post brick engines) in how much they like their bikes (Not the physical look) in comparison to the owners of the older "brick" K owners.

And...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-10-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,223
Posted By achtung3
Gel seat cushion helped me for my longest trip 21...

Gel seat cushion helped me for my longest trip 21 days on the road.

I've heard that air hawk and sheep skin cushions are really good too.

Good luck and enjoy the ride.:D
Forum: The Garage 04-21-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,227
Posted By achtung3
I see that you are here in CA and if any official...

I see that you are here in CA and if any official find out that you have this they will quarantine your property, suit it up and search for any other hazard material and make you pay for all cost AND...
Forum: The Garage 04-16-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3,483
Views: 511,870
Posted By achtung3
Pissed I uncovered my bikes and found out that dust are...

I uncovered my bikes and found out that dust are sneaky and it is all over the bikes.:ddog
Forum: Photos 01-16-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 536,889
Posted By achtung3
Why is the girl holding an oversize dildo?

Why is the girl holding an oversize dildo?
Forum: Road Warriors 11-05-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,367
Posted By achtung3
Thanks Old Lion, I'd better start looking again!...

Thanks Old Lion, I'd better start looking again! I never knew that V-Rods came with mid pegs!!!
Forum: Road Warriors 11-05-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,205
Posted By achtung3
Congratulations on you K bike, it seem to be well...

Congratulations on you K bike, it seem to be well taken care of, and from my experience on mileage; I was able to get up to 52 MPG, and it averages 47 MPG for me (solo).

The only issue I have with...
Forum: Road Warriors 11-05-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,367
Posted By achtung3
I like the V-rod but never liked the forward...

I like the V-rod but never liked the forward pegs, this is the first time I see it with peg on the normal place!!!!!:ear
Forum: The Garage 10-31-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,576
Posted By achtung3
1.5 lit plastic bottles has been working great.

1.5 lit plastic bottles has been working great.
Forum: Equipment 10-31-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,855
Posted By achtung3
Leather Jacket VS Textile

Can "anyone" educate me on the advantages and disadvantages on the Leather and Textile riding jackets, much very appreciated.:ear:ear
Forum: The Garage 09-02-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 596
Posted By achtung3
Lower fornt forks protection

Anyone has any suggestion in how can I protect the lower front forks from road pittings?

Does anyone knows if there is a heavy thick paint or a product that can be painted or sprayed on for...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By achtung3
Alpine drystar ST-1. 1st hand experience...

Alpine drystar ST-1.

1st hand experience with it, and I have no other suggestion, it kept my hands dry thru storms, drizzle and just plain downpour, (3hrs) was the longest ride in constant rainy...
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,660
Posted By achtung3
No wash it, spray paint and put dent on tank.

No wash it, spray paint and put dent on tank.
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,866
Posted By achtung3
Maybe simple cotton Haynes? At least I have no...

Maybe simple cotton Haynes? At least I have no problems riding with mine, boxers or briefs, I have quite a few miles first hand experience with my undies and no complaint.

It could be your...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 08-10-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,152
Posted By achtung3
Getting old is no fun! I condition myself...

Getting old is no fun!

I condition myself before long trips and it has helped me every time.

Walking everyday for 1hr does the trick for me.
Forum: Equipment 08-09-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 20,193
Posted By achtung3
I would not expect Motec or TT to replace the...

I would not expect Motec or TT to replace the bag if it came with used bike, I would ask them for help but not expect it.

I believe in taking responsibility.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-09-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,441
Posted By achtung3
Hey Ivantheterrible, if you buy the bike send me...

Hey Ivantheterrible, if you buy the bike send me post and I'll walk you thru the spline lubing process, I did it on K75 and it wasn't any difficult task.

If you can you should get a hold of a copy...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-03-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,892
Posted By achtung3
I hate you!:huh and pay you $501 for the bike and...

I hate you!:huh and pay you $501 for the bike and don't need haggling.

Great find, a good wash and cleaning you will enjoy this for lifetime, assuming the motor and transmission is not fried.
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,272
Posted By achtung3
I have a LiFePo on my sportsbike for about 2yrs...

I have a LiFePo on my sportsbike for about 2yrs and I like it, there is just one little thing- first start of the bike-if the battery is cold it will not start my bike, it needs to be warmed up a...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-03-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 17,513
Posted By achtung3
I had an incident on a twisty road once, luckily...

I had an incident on a twisty road once, luckily not a spill, it was a very hot day and the tar snake was soft, now I slow down when I see one, specially when is a hot day.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-06-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 39,969
Views: 10,706,175
Posted By achtung3
NCStephen What a beautiful picture:clap I...

NCStephen


What a beautiful picture:clap I must say it is gorgeous! I'd have a poster made and frame it for my living room.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 04-19-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,896
Posted By achtung3
First of all, when I ride this is my rule: a...

First of all, when I ride this is my rule: a motorcycle is no match on the road, it will always be the looser if you have an accident, even if you have the right of way.:huh

Large vehicles moves...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 04-18-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 39,969
Views: 10,706,175
Posted By achtung3
This is a terrible thing to see! I am sorry...

This is a terrible thing to see!

I am sorry for the innocent driver, the only good thing-he was driving a car and not riding a motorcycle.
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,175
Posted By achtung3
[QUOTE=Superzoom;23958738]For my tours, I can...

[QUOTE=Superzoom;23958738]For my tours, I can always count on "PLENTY."

[I've ridden through lots of all day, steady rains, where anything that is not truly waterproof is going to leak.]

...
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,175
Posted By achtung3
How much rain are you going to be riding in? ...

How much rain are you going to be riding in?

I had asked the same question before my trip and settled for a tank bag with rain cover, and it worked fine on my 21 day trip, which the 16 days-...
Forum: The Garage 04-13-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,397
Posted By achtung3
Pretty cool! Very ingenious and affordable.:clap

Pretty cool! Very ingenious and affordable.:clap
Forum: Equipment 04-13-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,815
Posted By achtung3
Alpine star ST-1, drystar, proven thru downpours...

Alpine star ST-1, drystar, proven thru downpours and showers, not a drop on my hands, not too expensive either.:D

It was my brother's gift, and it worked on a 21 day trip, 1/4 to 1/2 days every...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 04-09-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,423
Posted By achtung3
Here in the Central Coast Ca most of the times...

Here in the Central Coast Ca most of the times NO, and seldom it registers.

I talked to one Policeman and he said that if is safe you may initiate a turn on red but he said: As a police officer he...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-07-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,295
Posted By achtung3
Very cleaver way to load the bike. I give him...

Very cleaver way to load the bike. I give him credit for the contraption.
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