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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Today, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 85,513
Posted By sorebutt
You didn't post you were riding. I might be up to...

You didn't post you were riding. I might be up to it now.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Today, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 86
Posted By sorebutt
I haven't heard of a place that would only do it...

I haven't heard of a place that would only do it with a wheel.

Try Costco, Schwab, Precision, or any others.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-17-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 233,078
Posted By sorebutt
I use a car one on my road bike. The only problem...

I use a car one on my road bike. The only problem is you need to put a hood on it because it isn't bright enough to see in sunlight.
Forum: Americas 12-17-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 766
Posted By sorebutt
You are probably a little high in your estimates,...

You are probably a little high in your estimates, which is better than being too low. Gas prices are dropping and in most areas will be close to $2.00 a gallon rather than liter. You can cut your...
Forum: Americas 12-15-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 766
Posted By sorebutt
Riding in the U.S. is kind of like going to a...

Riding in the U.S. is kind of like going to a buffet. There is lots of food you want to try, but you can only eat so much.

If you want scenery the mountain west is hard to beat. Plus every day...
Forum: Equipment 12-15-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 562
Posted By sorebutt
I have some noise canceling ear buds and they...

I have some noise canceling ear buds and they work really well. They cancel out recurring noise, like the noise in an airplane. They don't work with random loud noise. That lets you hear speech,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-15-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,067
Posted By sorebutt
Wow! You are pretty liberal for an ADV. :evil ...

Wow! You are pretty liberal for an ADV. :evil

You are right. Many of the roads and bridges were constructed during 50's and 60's. The cost of maintaining them gets higher than fixing them right....
Forum: Equipment 12-12-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By sorebutt
toilet paper:evil

toilet paper:evil
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-12-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,753
Posted By sorebutt
Definitely probably? What the hell does that mean?

Definitely probably? What the hell does that mean?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,654
Posted By sorebutt
Google, maps and GPS all are inaccurate. They...

Google, maps and GPS all are inaccurate. They show roads that aren't there and don't show roads that are. Roads in National Forest change all the time because of logging and closures. The only way to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,753
Posted By sorebutt
I think now you are better at the BSing than the...

I think now you are better at the BSing than the shooting.:rofl
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,654
Posted By sorebutt
After you get on top the road either goes...

After you get on top the road either goes straight and dead ends or you turn left. You go by an old homestead and then tie in with the Meadow Creek Rd.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,753
Posted By sorebutt
I can see the problem of putting something...

I can see the problem of putting something different together after several years of doing it. Montana like Idaho doesn't have a lot of east -west roads so it is hard to tie things together. Eastern...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,654
Posted By sorebutt
You could go up Peasley Creek also. The road is...

You could go up Peasley Creek also. The road is open now. The go up to the Wagon Rd.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,067
Posted By sorebutt
Using the current gas tax of .375 per gallon and...

Using the current gas tax of .375 per gallon and getting an average of 20 mpg and 15000 miles you would be paying $267 in tax.

I think most people realize that they have to pay a tax if they want...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,067
Posted By sorebutt
In typical lawmaker fashion, they don't have a...

In typical lawmaker fashion, they don't have a clue what they are getting into.

Are they going to tax you when you ride on forest roads and other non public hwy? How about when you leave the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,753
Posted By sorebutt
Why not combine both and make it a Montana 3500.

Why not combine both and make it a Montana 3500.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,525
Posted By sorebutt
This is pretty complicated because of the number...

This is pretty complicated because of the number of changes in ownership and the time involved. It is against the law to possess or sell stolen property, whether intentional or not.

You could put...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,753
Posted By sorebutt
I'm thinking about going to the Jamboree and then...

I'm thinking about going to the Jamboree and then catching up with the group during the week.

Are you healed up yet? I'm off crutches, but still gimpy.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-09-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,753
Posted By sorebutt
I might have to join you during the week because...

I might have to join you during the week because I'm tied up the 3rd weekend.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-09-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 233,078
Posted By sorebutt
Good dealers, whether it is motorcycle or car,...

Good dealers, whether it is motorcycle or car, will take care of warranty. Bad dealers will tell you it isn't covered. Then make you pay for it and turn it in to the mfg. as warranty so they get paid...
Forum: The Garage 12-09-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By sorebutt
If I remember right that axle nut is suppose to...

If I remember right that axle nut is suppose to be torqued to 74 lbs.
Forum: Equipment 12-08-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 720
Posted By sorebutt
What about the difference in aspect ratio?

What about the difference in aspect ratio?
Forum: The Garage 12-08-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,231
Posted By sorebutt
You can use a plug to get home and then put a...

You can use a plug to get home and then put a patch on the inside, just like they do on car tires. You can run a tube in a tubeless tire. Make sure your valve stem hole will work with a tube.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-08-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,654
Posted By sorebutt
Winter snowfall decides how early the roads open...

Winter snowfall decides how early the roads open up. I always figured that the earliest that you can get through is July 4. A bigger issue anymore is windfalls. All the fires have left large sections...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-07-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 679
Views: 186,515
Posted By sorebutt
I stand on the foot peg and just swing my leg...

I stand on the foot peg and just swing my leg over the top box. The kickstand has no problem supporting the bike when getting on that way. The only time that won't work is when the ground is sloped...
Forum: The Garage 12-07-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By sorebutt
They might be expensive compared to rubber ones,...

They might be expensive compared to rubber ones, but what is this incident going to cost you? You will have this problem every time you need to air your tires. It isn't cheap having someone put on...
Forum: Equipment 12-06-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 718
Posted By sorebutt
They have Klim also.

They have Klim also.
Forum: The Garage 12-06-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,218
Posted By sorebutt
I have a novel idea. Read the instructions. ...

I have a novel idea. Read the instructions.

Air bags work great. You can keep the truck level so it handles better and your headlights are not pointed up.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-05-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 788
Posted By sorebutt
You can rotate the lever to move it up or down.

You can rotate the lever to move it up or down.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-05-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 6,181
Posted By sorebutt
I'd be happy to help with an pre event work. We...

I'd be happy to help with an pre event work. We can get together and talk about our injuries.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-04-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,654
Posted By sorebutt
I'm off crutches, but I have to wear a brace...

I'm off crutches, but I have to wear a brace because I still have some small fractures where the plate is screwed to the bone. It has been so long since I have walked I almost forgot how. My ankle is...
Forum: Trip Planning 12-04-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,403
Posted By sorebutt
That would be too easy. We like it difficult so...

That would be too easy. We like it difficult so we use metric for some things and the good old English system for other things. Anyone can use only one system, but we are so smart we can function...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-03-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 6,181
Posted By sorebutt
Darn. :cry You picked the weekend I'll be going...

Darn. :cry You picked the weekend I'll be going to Colorado for a Concours Owners Group National Rally. I'll be gone for 9 days.
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 647
Posted By sorebutt
I'd buy the new model if the price was the same. ...

I'd buy the new model if the price was the same.

Last year I got a pair of Overland pants for $230 from a dealer at a motorcycle show in March. Klim uses price fixing so you won't find product...
Forum: Equipment 12-02-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 647
Posted By sorebutt
I liked the collar because you could keep the...

I liked the collar because you could keep the rain and cold out.
Forum: Equipment 12-01-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 647
Posted By sorebutt
I have the old one and it save me in a low side...

I have the old one and it save me in a low side where I slid over 100 feet at about 60 mph. I didn't have a scratch. I find it comfortable into the upper 80's and I've never been wet with it.

I'm...
Forum: Equipment 12-01-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 759
Posted By sorebutt
A computer is a poor place to base a camera's...

A computer is a poor place to base a camera's pictures. A standard computer screen only has 72 dpi while a print is 300 dpi. A cheap camera will look just as good as a $1000 camera on a computer.
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-01-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,808
Posted By sorebutt
Have the dealer ride it into the boonies and it...

Have the dealer ride it into the boonies and it won't start. Then he can work on it.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-01-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 85,513
Posted By sorebutt
Is that bike for you? That might have too much...

Is that bike for you? That might have too much power.:rofl
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