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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-01-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 4,077
Views: 562,791
Posted By JimWilliamson
It looks like Bald River Falls near Tellico...

It looks like Bald River Falls near Tellico Plains TN

Google Map...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-28-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 4,046
Views: 966,578
Posted By JimWilliamson
Thanks for the progress report. This rehab is...

Thanks for the progress report. This rehab is appreciated. Post'm either in this thread or in a thread all of its own (bike not required). Keep'm coming!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-06-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 217,058
Posted By JimWilliamson
That rainbow's colors are INTENSE!

That rainbow's colors are INTENSE!
Forum: Ride reports 11-06-2011, 07:49 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 124,764
Posted By JimWilliamson
There's an electrified railroad line in Northwest...

There's an electrified railroad line in Northwest Colorado/Eastern Utah that's not connected to the national rail system. It runs from a coal mine in Colorado to a power plant in Utah. I think the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-15-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4,046
Views: 966,578
Posted By JimWilliamson
That building stands out. It burned about four...

That building stands out. It burned about four years back. Here's a short story and pic of it:
http://www.youralaskalink.com/news/local/6878242.html
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-04-2010, 07:27 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 217,058
Posted By JimWilliamson
Minnesota with winds from the east

2005-09-03

In the country with nothing much to find cover I pulled into a driveway with an open garage and asked if I could park inside for cover. The owner, running a lawn mower in the yard...
Forum: Ride reports 05-28-2008, 10:33 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 191,536
Posted By JimWilliamson
Thumb It's the people!

Thanks for posting the experience.

Your write-up sets home that it's the people along the way that are the jewels to cherish. The grand "places" visited along the way take second seat.
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2007, 08:10 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 13,174
Posted By JimWilliamson
'Love those pix! :clap

'Love those pix!

:clap
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2007, 03:28 PM
Replies: 595
Views: 260,691
Posted By JimWilliamson
Here, I fixed the photo for ya... And...

Here, I fixed the photo for ya...



And gents - thanks for posting - I really enjoyed the ride!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-05-2007, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 619
Posted By JimWilliamson
Hmmm - a sound reason to head up there!

Hmmm - a sound reason to head up there!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-02-2007, 10:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By JimWilliamson
No problem. My camera isn't LANC compatible - but...

No problem. My camera isn't LANC compatible - but I purchased the controller so that "some day" I'd have a camcorder that could use it. That's why it's still new in the bag (after about four years)....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-02-2007, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By JimWilliamson
I have a LANC cable/controller from...

I have a LANC cable/controller from HelmetCamera.com - unused, in the bag (not for sale tho). If you'd want to use it for testing I could mail it down.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-30-2007, 07:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,009
Posted By JimWilliamson
One could always "double back" on 14 to be able...

One could always "double back" on 14 to be able to catch the narrows. Wouldn't add much time to the trip (if traffic is heavy, I'd skip it tho).

As for SP, keep an eye out as there are something...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-29-2007, 11:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,009
Posted By JimWilliamson
This graphic might help...

This graphic might help (http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/adv-pix/CO-FCArea.gif) - times / distances for the Fort Collins / Masonville / Stove Prarie / Rist Canyon loop.

I was on the bike,...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-14-2006, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4,077
Views: 562,791
Posted By JimWilliamson
Southwest Wisconsin alphabet soup ride ...

Southwest Wisconsin alphabet soup ride
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2003-10-11-sw-wi-colors/img_0090.jpg

Wooden bridge over the BNSF tracks - S/W of Galva IL...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-14-2006, 06:44 AM
Replies: 4,077
Views: 562,791
Posted By JimWilliamson
Thailand's longest wooden bridge ...

Thailand's longest wooden bridge
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2006-04-27-taiwan-thailand/06-07/img_4600.jpg

Not used much any more - new bridge in the background.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-18-2006, 10:18 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 217,058
Posted By JimWilliamson
Minnesota - 2006 ...

Minnesota - 2006
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2005-09-us-n-canada/09-03/img_0085.jpg

Same storm - I found cover...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-01-2006, 11:21 AM
Replies: 4,046
Views: 966,578
Posted By JimWilliamson
Prasat Hin Khao Phanom Rung Historical Park (Phanom Rung)

Near Nong Rung, Thailand. This temple was "preserved" by marking the stones, deconstructing it, and then reconstruct it by adding modern structural supports. The supports are "mostly" not visible....
Forum: Equipment 08-28-2006, 07:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,466
Posted By JimWilliamson
Roady2 - SuperLoc'd (aka Radio Shack's 3M...

Roady2 - SuperLoc'd (aka Radio Shack's 3M "industrial" unisex Velcro) to the bike. RatShak in-line volume controller (not waterproof but it really doesn't matter - works in the rain and grit well...
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2006, 06:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,250
Posted By JimWilliamson
Nice pix - I've gone snowmobiling (and some...

Nice pix - I've gone snowmobiling (and some MC'ing) in those areas - nice to see the area again.

So, to connect those two lines....

The "World's Largest M"...
Forum: Equipment 08-20-2006, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,255
Posted By JimWilliamson
No, you? What're some of the benefits? ...

No, you? What're some of the benefits?

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Forum: Equipment 08-19-2006, 07:54 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,850
Posted By JimWilliamson
Dell 700M, Timbuktu laptop sleeve from REI, (optional hardcase)

No issues with the keys touching the screen (when closed) and making marks on the screen (this is an issue on some laptops). I do have some scratching on the silver case near the touchpad and the...
Forum: Equipment 08-19-2006, 07:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,608
Posted By JimWilliamson
Ah-sir-bis - NO idea if this is correct tho...

Ah-sir-bis - NO idea if this is correct tho...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-16-2006, 06:55 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,704
Posted By JimWilliamson
Deadhorse Point State Park, Utah ...

Deadhorse Point State Park, Utah
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/automobile/1994-07-move-tom-to-california/35.jpg

US 1, California. Navigate the bike between the retaining boulders......
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-15-2006, 08:42 AM
Replies: 938
Views: 161,804
Posted By JimWilliamson
White Sulpher Springs, MT ...

White Sulpher Springs, MT
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2004-09-mt-id-wy/03-sun/p9053254.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-14-2006, 10:06 AM
Replies: 4,046
Views: 966,578
Posted By JimWilliamson
Somewhere southeast of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan,...

Somewhere southeast of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2005-09-us-n-canada/09-06/img_0216.jpg

Alaska - White Pass & Yukon Route railroad...
Forum: Equipment 08-12-2006, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,255
Posted By JimWilliamson
I did this tank on my bike during one trip. It...

I did this tank on my bike during one trip. It was handy but in the end I could see just doing a red plastic can for those long stretches...

Jazz 5 gallong "drag race horizontal" purchased from...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-30-2006, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4,046
Views: 966,578
Posted By JimWilliamson
Quinault River Valley / Hoh Rain Forest area,...

Quinault River Valley / Hoh Rain Forest area, Washington, U.S.A.
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2005-09-us-n-canada/10-19/img_2189.jpg

An old fort on the Penghu Islands, Taiwan...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-30-2006, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4,077
Views: 562,791
Posted By JimWilliamson
Southwest Wisconsin, U.S.A. ...

Southwest Wisconsin, U.S.A.
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2003-10-11-sw-wi-colors/img_0090.jpg

http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2003-10-11-sw-wi-colors/img_0091.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 07-30-2006, 08:08 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 124,764
Posted By JimWilliamson
Pacific Ocean to the right - and we're looking...

Pacific Ocean to the right - and we're looking North. Eastern coast of Taiwan.
http://www.jimwilliamson.net/motorcycle/2006-04-27-taiwan-thailand/05-09/img_1974.jpg

A "new" tunnel on the Taroko...
Forum: Ride reports 06-21-2006, 11:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,188
Posted By JimWilliamson
Sorry to hear it didn't go as planned - but it'll...

Sorry to hear it didn't go as planned - but it'll certainly be for memories later in life!

Fun read!
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2006, 10:58 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 11,563
Posted By JimWilliamson
Worthwhile???

I'm sitting here debating on if I should post or not - the decision is yes - but you can decide if it's worthwhile or not.

The trip I did to Alaska (and more) was set up for camping ($) but I...
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2006, 10:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,886
Posted By JimWilliamson
Alpinestars Tech 8's I had these suggested...

Alpinestars Tech 8's

I had these suggested to me for giving ankle protection and for being comfortable. They might not prevent a bone break but they might well move a break "up the leg" - into the...
Forum: Face plant 04-23-2006, 10:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,967
Posted By JimWilliamson
Illinois is starting to put those crossover...

Illinois is starting to put those crossover cables in place. As a rider they scare me - should I ever end up dipping into the median the numerous support posts'll chop me up into grated cheese. And...
Forum: Equipment 04-21-2006, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By JimWilliamson
Tubeless have the + in that if you get a flat you...

Tubeless have the + in that if you get a flat you don't have to pull the tire & tube to repair. Just plug / slime, pump and go. BTDT.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-20-2006, 07:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,615
Posted By JimWilliamson
Purple Open Project

Well, if you have a compatible GPS, this place may have the plug you need - CHEAP!!

http://www.pfranc.com/

From there you can make your own cable - saving some $$. Quite easy if your GPS is...
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