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Forum: Trip Planning 06-27-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,047
Posted By dimon
I love riding two up with my wife on the back. It...

I love riding two up with my wife on the back. It is great feeling to share the whole experience of the trip with someone you love.

It is also important to have the right set of mind and plan trip...
Forum: Americas 06-20-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By dimon
you will be heading North, when most of the folks...

you will be heading North, when most of the folks will go south, but still try to avoid southern part of coastal Maine
Forum: Americas 06-19-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By dimon
Southern Maine is going to be pretty slow along...

Southern Maine is going to be pretty slow along the coast, especially on the week-end. I would superslab that portion to Bangor, ME and then take Rt. 9. Once cross border into NB you can take Fundy...
Forum: Americas 06-19-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 847
Posted By dimon
try this place - Saint Mary's University...

try this place - Saint Mary's University Residence
5865 Gorsebrook Avenue, Halifax, NS
Forum: Americas 06-19-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 847
Posted By dimon
I did similar trip last year. I would spend your...

I did similar trip last year. I would spend your time exploring West Coast as 'EXBEE' suggested. Here is a link to my last year plan, may be you will find it useful -...
Forum: Equipment 06-17-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By dimon
Dani, Here is a link to state by state law...

Dani,

Here is a link to state by state law and there is no age restrictions, so I would assume you are good to go. - http://www.americanmotorcyclist.com/rights/State-Laws.aspx?stateid=21
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,988
Posted By dimon
here is a good jacket - FirstGear Kathmandu...

here is a good jacket - FirstGear Kathmandu Jacket - 2011
http://www.motorcyclecloseouts.com/hot+deals/mens+street+apparel+sale/firstgear_kathmandu+jacket+-+2011

these guys do a have a lot of...
Forum: Americas 05-21-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 987
Posted By dimon
We chose one of the trips offered by Freedom, and...

We chose one of the trips offered by Freedom, and asked them to make slight adjustments to it We also made some adjustments on the go, and it was self guided tour.
I rode with the group before in...
Forum: Equipment 05-15-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By dimon
I also have BA pad, but didn't want to deal with...

I also have BA pad, but didn't want to deal with batteries and found Stansport pump that plugs into the bike
http://www.walmart.com/ip/High-Output-Air-Pump/10927631
very nice thing to have on...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-14-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3,694
Views: 813,265
Posted By dimon
Caper Bretton, Nova Scotia ...

Caper Bretton, Nova Scotia
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-C35PRxvmIDE/UgZU-a_wfbI/AAAAAAAABe0/yQOku-1k3rA/w864-h648-no/P8040432.JPG

Somewhere in Southwestern Newfoundland...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-14-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 6,986
Views: 2,341,842
Posted By dimon
last week during week-end ride in Adirondacks on...

last week during week-end ride in Adirondacks on the way to White Face Mountain
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-g1FWDB1oWxU/U3FqJImk_5I/AAAAAAAACXU/EhbQER_Al94/w864-h648-no/IMG_1943.JPG
Forum: Americas 05-14-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 987
Posted By dimon
we did a tour with these guys in February 2012...

we did a tour with these guys in February 2012 and it was great. Very happy with Freedom Bike Rental
Here are the links to my blog from that trip

Part 1...
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,253
Posted By dimon
I have sheepskin on my Tiger for over 3 years,...

I have sheepskin on my Tiger for over 3 years, and works fantastic. I got it from BlackSheep Trading Company in Maine, not far from Bar Harbor. It is always on my bike rain or shine. I occasionally...
Forum: Equipment 04-30-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5,960
Views: 2,373,294
Posted By dimon
yep, that is a great pillow, used it for about 8...

yep, that is a great pillow, used it for about 8 nights of camping last year on my trip to Newfoundland and it is very comfortable.
Forum: Equipment 04-29-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 5,960
Views: 2,373,294
Posted By dimon
love these wall-mart bags. What department sells...

love these wall-mart bags. What department sells them?
Forum: Trip Planning 04-24-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 899
Posted By dimon
I use TYRE (http://www.tyretotravel.com/) for the...

I use TYRE (http://www.tyretotravel.com/) for the past few years, and very happy with it. There are free and paid versions, I am using free. I highly recommend it for trip planning. As matter a fact...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-03-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 574,813
Posted By dimon
Great pictures Joe, I have been following this...

Great pictures Joe, I have been following this report for some time, since I always wanted to go and ride in Adirondacks. Finally made arrangements, few of my friends and me are planning two days...
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 738
Posted By dimon
I have the same camera for about 3 years and...

I have the same camera for about 3 years and pretty happy with it. the only negative is the processor is a little slow to take subsequent shots.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-07-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,465
Posted By dimon
very nice videos. thanks for sharing.

very nice videos.

thanks for sharing.
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 36,240
Posted By dimon
you can actually swim, there is a place called...

you can actually swim, there is a place called Shallow Bay in Cow Head, that has very nice long sandy beach and when we were there in the beginning of August water were about 70 degrees, so we went...
Forum: Equipment 06-07-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 5,960
Views: 2,373,294
Posted By dimon
This is my set up for week-end camping and riding...

This is my set up for week-end camping and riding two up with my wife. There are 2 Big Agnes sleeping pads and one Snugpack sleeping bag in the left pannier, and second Snugpack in the right pannier...
Forum: Equipment 04-24-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 15,125
Posted By dimon
Commute in Boston area, 27 miles each way, most...

Commute in Boston area, 27 miles each way, most of it on the back roads.
I am a gear hore, so here is my list.
Bike: Triumph Tiger 1050
Helmets: Arai RX-Q with tinted shield on and clear in the...
Forum: Equipment 04-02-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,089
Posted By dimon
Baby Wipes work like a magic.

Baby Wipes work like a magic.
Forum: Americas 02-24-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By dimon
Roads are well maintained, and during the summer...

Roads are well maintained, and during the summer you will see a lot of road work done to keep the in good conditions.
Don’t think you can stealth camp in Cape Bretton; it is national park. I would...
Forum: Americas 02-24-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,962
Posted By dimon
Great trip idea, but I would recommend listening...

Great trip idea, but I would recommend listening to the advice of fellow inmates. Do ether Western or Eastern Newfoundland, or don’t do it and spend your time explore ng Nova Scotia. I am planning...
Forum: Americas 10-30-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,017
Posted By dimon
Court from Freedom bike rental is a great guy and...

Court from Freedom bike rental is a great guy and they provide good service. We used their services back in February and were very happy with them.
Forum: Beasts 10-22-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5,785
Views: 1,430,428
Posted By dimon
Here is a picture from quick ride on Saturday...

Here is a picture from quick ride on Saturday around Central Mass
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-z6FAF1REX8M/UIWkQz5DwbI/AAAAAAAAA9I/2sLYScn9mH0/s844/IMG_0714%5B1%5D.JPG
Forum: Ride reports 09-27-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,463
Posted By dimon
красавцы. мега уважуха вам всем.

красавцы. мега уважуха вам всем.
Forum: Equipment 09-20-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3,647
Views: 545,466
Posted By dimon
I will try it today, and let you know. ...

I will try it today, and let you know.

Thanks,

Dimon
Forum: Equipment 09-16-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3,647
Views: 545,466
Posted By dimon
1st gen not paring with 2nd gen.

I had 1st generation dual set and it worked great, but one of the units got damaged when I dropped helmet (don't ask me how). Anyway folks at Sena were nice enough to replace broken unit with a new...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-11-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3,437
Views: 642,742
Posted By dimon
videos from my trip to Ecuador

here is 3 videos from February's trip to Ecuador
Part 1 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=My8u0kGQW68)

Part 2 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Pe1v3bdRlo)

Part 3...
Forum: Equipment 07-20-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,178
Posted By dimon
just go to best buy and get yourself a pair of...

just go to best buy and get yourself a pair of sony or philips earbuds no specific model, but try not to spend more than $30. I am sure you will be fine.
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-19-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,397
Posted By dimon
make sure to spend some time exploring Vermont,...

make sure to spend some time exploring Vermont, great motorcycling up there.
Forum: Equipment 03-26-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,513
Posted By dimon
I have Optronics 55w Pair Driving Light Kit, I...

I have Optronics 55w Pair Driving Light Kit, I bought it from Walmart for about $20.00 (http://www.walmart.com/ip/Driving-Light-Kit/16680059 (http://www.walmart.com/ip/Driving-Light-Kit/16680059)). I...
Forum: Equipment 03-15-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,196
Posted By dimon
I have Drift HD170 Stealth camera, and I am very...

I have Drift HD170 Stealth camera, and I am very happy with quality of the product. I use SD Class 10 card and quality of images is very good. I recently took this camera on my trip to Ecuador and...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 909
Posted By dimon
I would recommend Daineses Yamato Cotton Pantss,...

I would recommend Daineses Yamato Cotton Pantss, I boght mine from RevZilla (http://www.revzilla.com/motorcycle/dainese-new-yamato-cotton-pants) and very happy with them.
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,436
Posted By dimon
TPG is a great jacket and I highly recommend it....

TPG is a great jacket and I highly recommend it. I just came back from 7 days trip in Ecuador where we rode in wide variety of temperatures and under a lot of rain. I am extremely happy with this...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,401
Posted By dimon
I have Timbuk2 Classic Messanger bag that I...

I have Timbuk2 Classic Messanger bag that I bought from REI and very happy with it.
http://www.rei.com/product/797681/timbuk2-classic-messenger-bag-extra-small
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,757
Posted By dimon
Nolan N43 is not a full face but great for hot...

Nolan N43 is not a full face but great for hot weather.
Forum: Equipment 01-30-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By dimon
I also have earlier version of N43 and very happy...

I also have earlier version of N43 and very happy with it. I got pinlock insert and it completely solved issue of fogging.I saw the new one and like it a lot.
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