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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-03-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 918
Posted By majlee_vmi
What Jim Moore said. Fuck you.

What Jim Moore said. Fuck you.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-12-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 28,726
Views: 1,537,724
Posted By majlee_vmi
Yeah, I usually tell people I was...

Yeah, I usually tell people I was institutionalized for four years, but that's often followed by awkward silences...

Really appreciate the offers of assistance. My wife and I are currently looking...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-12-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 28,726
Views: 1,537,724
Posted By majlee_vmi
Heading Back to the Valley

Hi all. Wanted to introduce myself. I'm currently stationed in Germany, but I just got orders today sending me back the Valley after leaving there 20(+) years ago when I graduated college. Figure...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-28-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 12,919
Posted By majlee_vmi
Electrics are neat, but...what are the real...

Electrics are neat, but...what are the real economic advantages in the long term? Range, charging options away from home, plus, I've always wondered about the ecological claims electric vehicle...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-21-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 12,919
Posted By majlee_vmi
Mileage on motorcycles annoys me. I'm with you...

Mileage on motorcycles annoys me. I'm with you that advances in technology, lighter weight, etc. should have improved mileage, but for a machine that weighs around 500 pounds and generally carries...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,340
Posted By majlee_vmi
I'm not sure the brochure would help with...

I'm not sure the brochure would help with accidents either. What I like about it though is that it simplifies for EVERYONE what the requirements are. Here in USAREUR, the CG must have copied the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-18-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,340
Posted By majlee_vmi
BTW...meant to say thanks for posting the...

BTW...meant to say thanks for posting the graphic. I found the link for it and forwarded to the USAREUR safety folks to make their own version. It makes the CG's new policy letter much clearer...at...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-08-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
Ahhh...now I see. Thanks. I need to do some off...

Ahhh...now I see. Thanks. I need to do some off road stuff like that. Looks like a hoot.

thanks
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2013, 03:16 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
I don't do much off road trail riding, so sorry...

I don't do much off road trail riding, so sorry for the potentially ignorant question, but why stop on the outside of the apex of a turn on the trail? The inside is already clogged with two bikes...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-06-2013, 02:16 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
Lens compression - that parking lot is only 10...

Lens compression - that parking lot is only 10 feet long and 8 feet deep...:D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-21-2013, 05:50 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 11,653
Posted By majlee_vmi
Good God, I feel like I'm reading something I...

Good God, I feel like I'm reading something I would've written 10 years ago...right down to the physical description and earnest promises. Glad you are breaking into the motorcycle world and I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-15-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,357
Posted By majlee_vmi
Second only to the M50R...

Second only to the M50R...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,452
Posted By majlee_vmi
Yeah, but ...Jim's post count is probably that...

Yeah, but ...Jim's post count is probably that high from his answering all the stupid and inane questions from us GS owners when our worry beads start buzzing. He does GAF about helping us work on...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-11-2013, 03:52 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
She may not be geared up for shit, but, by the...

She may not be geared up for shit, but, by the look on her face, I can't help but feel she really gets the awesome feeling of riding a bike a on a good day when everything seems to be about perfect. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-08-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
We have plenty of long, flat, straight, boring...

We have plenty of long, flat, straight, boring roads here...all of them clogged with cruisers loaded down with gremlin bells and ugly old ladies on the back. Nothing to see here, move along...:D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-08-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
Shhhh....don't tell anyone that. Let's keep it...

Shhhh....don't tell anyone that. Let's keep it our little secret, shall we?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-01-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 7,828
Views: 1,577,380
Posted By majlee_vmi
You ever had a whole platoon of MPs under your...

You ever had a whole platoon of MPs under your command? This is typical until they make E7, then the light switch seems to come on...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,133
Posted By majlee_vmi
A kitchen table just south of Birmingham,...

A kitchen table just south of Birmingham, Alabama. That swerve stuff they teach in the MSF really works...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-29-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
how do you like the Ural. My wife has hinted...

how do you like the Ural. My wife has hinted she's up for us to get a second bike and the Ural looks like a hoot to ride. How hard is it to learn to ride a sidecar well? thanks for any information.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-25-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
Meh! Wrong shoes, no armored pants, not sitting...

Meh! Wrong shoes, no armored pants, not sitting secure on the seat, clearly not looking through the turn, visor up, probably using the wrong motor oil...did I miss any of the usual KbFDF rants?......
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2013, 04:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,559
Posted By majlee_vmi
Lighter fluid.

Lighter fluid.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,182
Posted By majlee_vmi
Okay, so chalk another thing I have to learn...

Okay, so chalk another thing I have to learn about my GS, but how do you know when it's time to change the belt? Sorry for the obviously stupid question, but enquiring minds want to know.

thanks
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-21-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 7,828
Views: 1,577,380
Posted By majlee_vmi
Yeah, but do you still have the 3' bong?

Yeah, but do you still have the 3' bong?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-19-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,808
Posted By majlee_vmi
Christine is an awesome instructor. You'll get a...

Christine is an awesome instructor. You'll get a lot out of the class. When I took it, she and her ass't instructors helped out the skills drills folks on the other end of the range as well. Really...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-14-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
You already got some great concise answers to...

You already got some great concise answers to this question. I'd recommend taking something like Total Control - they teach these techniques and give plenty of practice on their range to get it...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-27-2012, 07:05 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 19,418
Posted By majlee_vmi
I'd probably buy a bike from him as well given an...

I'd probably buy a bike from him as well given an opportunity. I'd use some more tact than flashing a stack of $100's and demanding stuff and getting my shorts knotted if I didn't get what I wanted,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-27-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 19,418
Posted By majlee_vmi
I had to re-read Dakez' post and I think I was...

I had to re-read Dakez' post and I think I was able to draw out the point he was making, but I was also a bit surprised by his statement to prove myself worthy to buy the product. I don't think I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-24-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 35,628
Posted By majlee_vmi
You sound like you've spent some time in the...

You sound like you've spent some time in the military training to standard and not to time and given enough attention to the standard, almost anyone can pick up a new skill. Good on ya'. I just took...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,605
Posted By majlee_vmi
I have to say I sort of like the bobber look too....

I have to say I sort of like the bobber look too. You should consider it full time - it's looks pretty tough that way.

Took the ERC (again) today. Between the Total Control and the ERC, I felt...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-19-2012, 05:57 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
you are hellaciously tough to suck Ouzo straight...

you are hellaciously tough to suck Ouzo straight from the bottle. Prefer mine very chilled...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-06-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
^^^^^ this brings back fond memories...from...

^^^^^
this brings back fond memories...from another "Fat Fuck who will kick the shit out the opposing flanker for cheap shotting my scrawny ass..."
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,605
Posted By majlee_vmi
Sorry to see the damage on the Dragon, but glad...

Sorry to see the damage on the Dragon, but glad it's only the black paint - is the metal gouged as well or just rubbed?

The trip sounds like it's been a blast - glad you are heading back. Got...
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,605
Posted By majlee_vmi
Nice job Steve - well done. Glad you made it...

Nice job Steve - well done. Glad you made it there and are heading back. Summer is rolling away here in Bavaria and we need to ride some before the year is out. Head to Austria again before...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2012, 04:23 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,605
Posted By majlee_vmi
Less talk, more pictures Jump Master... ...

Less talk, more pictures Jump Master...

Trip looks like a hoot. Sorry to hear about the laundry bill. Your better half told me about the passport fiasco, but swore me to secrecy - guess the cat's...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-15-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 11,582
Posted By majlee_vmi
We pick up our worry beads there and then move...

We pick up our worry beads there and then move off down the road...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 163,633
Posted By majlee_vmi
Awesome resource - thanks. One question for...

Awesome resource - thanks.
One question for the experts. I am looking for torque values - specifically the handlebar hardware so I can adjust the handlebar.

I worked my way to R1200gs.info and...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By majlee_vmi
Awesome - thanks for the assist.

Awesome - thanks for the assist.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By majlee_vmi
OEM Skid Plate

I've sheared one of the rubber bushing mounting bolts on my 2009 GS OEM skid plate. I've tried multiple search terms, but I can't find replacement mounting hardware for the skid plate. I want to keep...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-25-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
With or with out ABS? :dunno (:rofl)

With or with out ABS? :dunno (:rofl)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-19-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 27,446
Views: 6,546,450
Posted By majlee_vmi
In the context of crossing the solid yellow line,...

In the context of crossing the solid yellow line, I dare you to use it when you are pulled over and cited for it by the local LE. That ought to be a hoot to watch - sort of Monty Python-esque as the...
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