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Forum: Road warriors 03-23-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,588
Posted By misteroldschool
1992 cbr600f2 on the way home from San Francisco...

1992 cbr600f2 on the way home from San Francisco this last week. Its not my ideal bike for these kind of things but you have to work with what you have right?

modefications ive done to it:
-VFR...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-05-2013, 01:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 336
Posted By misteroldschool
SF-> Reno-> Tonopah-> Vegas. 3/20-24 anyone want to join me?

Ill be riding my cbr600 from San Francisco to Vegas and i dont want to ride alone. The last two trips i took my cbr on have ended with it in the back of a truck, im hoping 3rd time is the charm :) ...
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,734
Posted By misteroldschool
i met the OWD guys in my town once, was pretty...

i met the OWD guys in my town once, was pretty awesome just randomly running into them
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-15-2012, 01:29 AM
Replies: 5,233
Views: 987,789
Posted By misteroldschool
lack of models in the US, its very hard to find...

lack of models in the US, its very hard to find anything under 600 (aside from a ninja 250) here, unless its a pure dirt bike. if i lived in europe i wouldent even give this bike a second glance,...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-14-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5,233
Views: 987,789
Posted By misteroldschool
haters gonna hate. i cant wait to get me one of...

haters gonna hate. i cant wait to get me one of these and slap some dirt tires on it :D for the last year or so iv been contemplating what bike to get, all the normal adventure tourers get way to...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-18-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,652,911
Posted By misteroldschool
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b215/racer2si/IM...

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b215/racer2si/IMG_1860.jpg
Forum: Airheads 05-31-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 573
Posted By misteroldschool
jump the gun or wait?

i was thinking about buying a motoguzzi stelvio within the next year, but then this poped up
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-22-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,754
Posted By misteroldschool
water cooling is too complicated lol the way i...

water cooling is too complicated lol the way i see it its just one more thing to go wrong, and shaft drive has been around forever, my first bike was shaft and i lived it

i didnt think they were...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-21-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,754
Posted By misteroldschool
new oil/air cooled shaft drive bikes?

About a year or two from now Ill be looking to get a new bike, as my name implies I like things that are old school, water cooling is to hi-tech for me lol so if im going to be buying a new bike what...
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2011, 12:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
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From Palmdale home wasent really interesting at all, so i wont bore you...
Forum: Ride reports 10-10-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
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From that point to Barstow i was on route 66 the entire way, and when i...
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2011, 03:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,977
Posted By misteroldschool
i know someone in the airforce stationed in...

i know someone in the airforce stationed in afganistan right now, he says there are KLR's there
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
When we woke up the sun had not come out yet but...

When we woke up the sun had not come out yet but there was pleanty of light out. We ate some breakfast, made a fire to warm ourselvs up cause it was freezing, then packed our things and got ready...
Forum: Ride reports 09-28-2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
my digital camera ran out of batteries on this...

my digital camera ran out of batteries on this leg of the trip so the pictures are from another one of my cameras that wasent made for taking pictures, so they are pretty bad.
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Forum: Ride reports 09-26-2011, 11:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
Done with my stay in Phoenix my friend and i...

Done with my stay in Phoenix my friend and i headed out towards Perkinsville, it was really nice getting out of the low dessert and into the cooler higher elevations. Yarnell hill was the first...
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
In Phoenix i mostly just hung out with my friend...

In Phoenix i mostly just hung out with my friend and made some new friends aswell :) This is just a clip of South Mountain in Phoenix

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Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
The worst part about the ride to phoenix was that...

The worst part about the ride to phoenix was that it was soo boring, there wasent much to look at or much scenery around, some of the mountains looked nice and there were some intersting bushes but...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-18-2011, 02:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 981
Posted By misteroldschool
maybe in november lol

maybe in november lol
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2011, 01:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
Riding out of Joshua Tree was really nice and...

Riding out of Joshua Tree was really nice and relaxing, it was a really good way to start the day

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Forum: Ride reports 09-16-2011, 03:02 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,724
Posted By misteroldschool
i see you'll be going through Romania, dont...

i see you'll be going through Romania, dont forget to ride on the Transfagarasani, said to be the greatest road in the world ;)
Forum: Ride reports 09-14-2011, 12:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
At my campsite all was going well and i had my...

At my campsite all was going well and i had my tent set up nicely and all my stuff in the tent, this is when a suv full of 8-10 year old kids shows up at the campsite next to mine. I guess they were...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-11-2011, 02:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,255
Posted By misteroldschool
if you guys will be staying in Ventura and need...

if you guys will be staying in Ventura and need any help building the crate or help with anything else ill be more than happy to lend a hand :)
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-11-2011, 02:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,041
Posted By misteroldschool
keep it maintained and it will take you anywhere...

keep it maintained and it will take you anywhere you point it. i just did a 1200 mile trip on my 81 xl500, sure it may have developed a slightly large oil leak but it started on the first or second...
Forum: Ride reports 09-11-2011, 12:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
Getting out of Victorville on the 18 took a while...

Getting out of Victorville on the 18 took a while since it was peak traffic hour but once I got out of the city the road just opened up and it was amazing :)

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Forum: Ride reports 09-07-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By misteroldschool
Sun and Sand, CA-AZ-CA

Back in May i set out from my house in Ventura CA going towards Phoenix AZ on my trusty 81' XL500, the entire trip takes eight days and i ride a little over 1200 miles, only 30 of which are done on...
Forum: Ride reports 09-07-2011, 01:50 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 366,442
Posted By misteroldschool
wow this is amazing, you dont need a big bike to...

wow this is amazing, you dont need a big bike to go across country!
Forum: Europe 08-15-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 39,842
Posted By misteroldschool
been here in romania for 2.5 months in bucuresti,...

been here in romania for 2.5 months in bucuresti, iv seen alot of adventurers out here :) i see almost none back at home. i just did a trip to the transfagarasani and saw lots of amazing bikes,...
Forum: Trip Planning 08-06-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,718
Posted By misteroldschool
any more info on this, i would like to stay next...

any more info on this, i would like to stay next to my bike, what im seeing with all these shipping companies is that they will ship it for you but wont take you aswell haha



my dad brought a...
Forum: Trip Planning 08-05-2011, 08:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,718
Posted By misteroldschool
getting across the atlantic?

im going to do a trip form California to Romania but the only thing that stands in my way is the atlantic ocean. i really have no idea where i woudl even start to look for a way to get my bike...
Forum: Trip Planning 08-05-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,362
Posted By misteroldschool
^^^x2

^^^x2
Forum: Trip Planning 08-05-2011, 08:07 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 51,166
Posted By misteroldschool
depends on the person, ive been on solo trips and...

depends on the person, ive been on solo trips and got pretty lonely so i do prefer riding with someone but i do know riders that prefer to ride alone on trips
Forum: Old's Cool 07-10-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 2,348
Views: 628,600
Posted By misteroldschool
i just finished a 1200mile trip on my '81 xl500. ...

i just finished a 1200mile trip on my '81 xl500. the valve cover started leaking like a civ just 300 miles in and i ended up going through a quart and a half on the rest of the trip, the threads in...
Forum: Americas 05-16-2011, 12:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By misteroldschool
from joshua tree ill be taking the 62(?) all the...

from joshua tree ill be taking the 62(?) all the way over into parker and crossing over the colorado there, the route is already planned out dont worry :)

as for air pumps i need something that...
Forum: Americas 05-15-2011, 03:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By misteroldschool
Arizona weather and pumps

Im riding out to phoenix from ventura ca and im going to take it nice and slow (planned 3 days with no freeways) the weather looks like it will be heating up once i get past joshua tree and im...
Forum: Vendors 04-19-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 694
Views: 159,002
Posted By misteroldschool
just got mine in today LOVE IT!!! simple >...

just got mine in today LOVE IT!!! simple > complicated

cant wait to get out and go camping!
Forum: Vendors 04-16-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 694
Views: 159,002
Posted By misteroldschool
sent payment, cant wait to get it :)

sent payment, cant wait to get it :)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-16-2011, 02:39 AM
Replies: 977
Views: 166,512
Posted By misteroldschool
i was really looking forward to a long way up,...

i was really looking forward to a long way up, guess ill just have to wait, excited for another race to daka though :) and they do those in south america now (right?) that'll be interesting
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 161,370
Posted By misteroldschool
mine starts on the first kick every time, you...

mine starts on the first kick every time, you just have to know how to use the compression release right, that little lever under the clutch lever is your best friend ;)
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2011, 02:23 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 161,370
Posted By misteroldschool
sorry to bring this back from the dead but iv got...

sorry to bring this back from the dead but iv got an 81 xl500 that iv been doing alot of trips on, recently did a 3 day trip actually, im wondering if there is anyone who makes panniers/boxes for it?...
Forum: Ride reports 04-05-2011, 10:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,427
Posted By misteroldschool
i did a 3 day ride from ventura to San Diego on...

i did a 3 day ride from ventura to San Diego on $50, about 400 miles

have fun, that road looks amazing!
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