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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-15-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,555
Posted By homeslice3
i think chiso is the best

i've been to a ton of them and the two best are chiso in fremont

http://www.chisoseattle.com/

and kisaku in tangletown

http://www.kisaku.com/kisaku/

also decent is mashiko in west...
Forum: Beasts 09-17-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,156
Posted By homeslice3
OK, I passed on the Scrambler - still thinking...

OK, I passed on the Scrambler - still thinking about options - I really like the newer Guzzi Breva 1100 (I used to own a Jackal so I know the guzzi quirks)..

Test riding a new 07 tomorrow night!
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2008, 08:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,156
Posted By homeslice3
Yeah, I LOVED the ULY on the long road trips -...

Yeah, I LOVED the ULY on the long road trips - 80-90 was the sweet spot and I could gun my way out of trouble. It was OK on the fire trails, but the bulk of it (not weight) really stopped me from...
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2008, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,156
Posted By homeslice3
Scrambler Advice

I'm thinking about buying an 06 Scrambler w/14K on the speedo. Some questions:

1. Seller asking 5800.00. Which is basically KBB. Is this kind of mileage a decent price?

2. Do I need to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2008, 02:45 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
shoulder is fine

I've been swimming as PT and I ride every day. Trouble is I'm having WAY to much run on my little 76 CB550 in the city - my hooligan bike. I haven't ridden the big Buell in weeks - and I'm getting...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-08-2008, 04:57 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
homeslice3 is out..

ugh.. I know you all were looking forward to my running commentary on Greg's camera, but I'm going to be in India for 5 weeks (no, for work and only a little play - sigh)..

I was thinking about...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-30-2008, 07:28 AM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
True Dat

Chuck Norris would have torn his own arm off, put it in his own mouth and spit it at whatever commie he happened to be fighting.

I on the other hand, attempted to be a man and shake it off.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-27-2008, 05:23 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
got my x-ray back today

this is the 'before it was reset' view. I was probably at this point crying like a baby asking for my momma..
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
Good news

Saw surgeon today. I DO have a fracture, but there's nothing they can do, it's at the tip of the arm bone, and it just needs to heal. The shoulder itself is sore as hell and it only needs PT.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-20-2008, 03:20 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
strike two

I just dislocated my shoulder and broke my arm on sunday - (not a bike accident, but a softball /sliding fiasco). So I'm like 80/20 right now if I can go - I should be healed up fine by August.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-18-2008, 10:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By homeslice3
My Advise..

Move as CLOSE as possible to the UW campus. Traffic is a nightmare around here and being close to work is awesome - even if it costs more for rent. I in Fremont and work downtown and commute on my...
Forum: Beasts 03-01-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,004
Posted By homeslice3
I'm selling mine..

Just too tall for me..

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=311841&highlight=buell
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-13-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
I'm good for ANY dates

I'm 100% flexible this summer. So I'm good for any dates. Just tell me when to show up!

b
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-03-2008, 06:31 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 31,373
Posted By homeslice3
I'm SO in..

I promised this year..

1. Not to get lost.
2. Wrestle the bears instead of wait them out.
3. Pick up one of Gold Bridge's finest hotties. (wait....)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-25-2007, 07:27 PM
Replies: 743
Views: 30,994
Posted By homeslice3
bravo greg!

outstanding work. nicely done. cheers.
b
Forum: Face plant 07-09-2007, 08:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,492
Posted By homeslice3
Final bill...

Ok - 1018 to fix the neighbors car, and 100 bucks for the new mirrors.. There goes my happy trails boxes..

sigh
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-03-2007, 11:11 AM
Replies: 743
Views: 30,994
Posted By homeslice3
Made it home late

Greg and I scooted over to Victoria and took the ferry home via port angeles - home around 12:30am - long day! The last hour or so I was almost asleep at the wheel... bad idea..

Thanks to all for...
Forum: Face plant 06-11-2007, 10:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,492
Posted By homeslice3
bike is fine

the handlebars just needed to be loosened, put in the right position, and then tightened. oh i was prepped to go with one mirror, i mean who passes me on i90 anyway? problem was the handlebars were...
Forum: Face plant 06-09-2007, 11:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,492
Posted By homeslice3
shortest iron butt ever!

I'm so incredibly stupid and inept I can't help but share this story. It's funny now but....

Got up for the iron butt ride in Washington this morning - it's 4:30am in Olympia and I need to be in...
Forum: Equipment 05-15-2007, 07:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,877
Posted By homeslice3
beadrider

http://www.beadrider.com/

i uses these on a 6K ride last summer - my butt felt like butta. best thing i bought!

b
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-20-2007, 03:46 PM
Replies: 3,241
Views: 295,073
Posted By homeslice3
what about tubboat annie's?

it's on the west side of town, on the other side of the water..

http://tugboatannies.com/

good food/beers and they have outdoor seating (picnic tables outside - they do full up fast..

this a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-16-2007, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 932
Posted By homeslice3
I'm in..

Greg, we should stop off accross the street from the BMW dealer and hit up that camping store to check out tents - I'm wanting a new one.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-03-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,134
Posted By homeslice3
La Push

I like camping right on the beach La Push - you can take the bikes around 101 and it's at the top of Washington. La Push is an indian reservation and you stop at the general store in town and pay 5...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-16-2007, 06:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,787
Posted By homeslice3
La Push would be cool

big fire on beach.. right on the beach...

b
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-15-2007, 08:36 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,787
Posted By homeslice3
I think i'm in greg...

Just need to get all my camping shit together and get organized tommorow - i'll buzz you tommorow to confirm..

b
Forum: Beasts 01-27-2007, 10:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,583
Posted By homeslice3
I loved my Goose

I really really wanted to get a Grisso or a Breva as an upgrade from my 01 Jackal. I drove 30K worry free miles and have a great dealer up in Seattle (moto international) an hour away.

However,...
Forum: Equipment 01-23-2007, 08:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,367
Posted By homeslice3
Yeah, the chin is tight

I was a bit concerned at first, but quickly got used to it. It's a great helmet though and I'm really happy with the fit and quality. Nice wide visor/perph vision, and the tinted flip down shade...
Forum: Beasts 01-21-2007, 08:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,277
Posted By homeslice3
Great on the Highway

I've never ridden a faired bike before, but it's awesome on the highway - you're sitting up high and 80-90mph is the sweet spot - the 60-90mph band is great - you can really pass with confidence and...
Forum: Beasts 12-23-2006, 10:43 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,300
Posted By homeslice3
I just got my uly back from the dealer with the...

I just got my uly back from the dealer with the same issue - backfiring, not starting, running really rough - they replaced the ECU and put in new spark plugs - runs like a charm now.
Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2006, 05:55 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,963
Posted By homeslice3
I ride for freedom. I never had a...

I ride for freedom.

I never had a windshield before my current bike (Buell Uly - which is really just a little thing).

I don't mind the wind in my face - and I wear a davida/goggle setup for...
Forum: Road warriors 11-29-2006, 08:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,121
Posted By homeslice3
Just bout a ULY

I sold my 01 Jackal and bought an 07 Uly. I WANTED to buy a Breva, but even with Moto International 60 miles from my house (one of the better Guzzi dealers) I decided against it - I just don't...
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2006, 08:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,345
Posted By homeslice3
perplexed..

I'm about to buy a new ULY this weekend - waited for the 07 for the lower seat and it's still a 'tiny' bit too tall for me - so when I read about this bike I was hopeful it would meet that tweener...
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2006, 11:27 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 53,724
Posted By homeslice3
Summer 6K ride

gotta have fuel for the campfire...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-23-2006, 06:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By homeslice3
Not so bad

I did that run in June 04. It's not that hot compared to southern nevada around vegas - might be the altitude.

Just remember to be watch the weather - you can get some really nasty...
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