ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 77
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: BigE_50
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 508,552
Posted By BigE_50
Mr BigWheel, Thank you for another...

Mr BigWheel,

Thank you for another fabulously entertaining video. I enjoyed many a chuckle, a few chortles, several oh’s, and more than one wince. And I replayed the dramatic (and not so...
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
It was the rapture. We got left behind.

It was the rapture. We got left behind.
Forum: Thumpers 10-07-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 508,552
Posted By BigE_50
For Mr. BigWheel: Denver EnduroCross...

For Mr. BigWheel:

Denver EnduroCross update

Yes, Taddy did it again. He was easily half a track ahead of Taylor Robert when he took first place. But go easy on him, Enduro Alaska; he's such...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 10-03-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By BigE_50
I'd take Bozeman over Longmont, but the Front...

I'd take Bozeman over Longmont, but the Front Range is too crowded for my liking. If you prefer to be near large city like Denver, you might not like Bozeman.
Forum: Regional forums 10-03-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3,007
Views: 512,719
Posted By BigE_50
Hewby, I just took a peek at the blog about your...

Hewby, I just took a peek at the blog about your trip; I'm looking forward to reading it all. Your trip sounds fantastic!
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 09-28-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 785
Posted By BigE_50
It could be 60-70 and sunny all day and 20-30 at...

It could be 60-70 and sunny all day and 20-30 at night, or it could be snowing. The town of Walden is at 8000 ft, and that's in the valley that you'll be crossing (south of Cowdrey). Bring lots of...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 09-28-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 785
Posted By BigE_50
I live north of that area; there is already snow...

I live north of that area; there is already snow in those mountains. At high elevations you could easily be at 20 degrees at night. There will still be lots of great trails, even if the high passes...
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 508,552
Posted By BigE_50
From the Casper Star-Tribune: Critics are...

From the Casper Star-Tribune:

Critics are calling "The Metamucil Militia Mob Moab. And More!" a madcap romp across three climate zones. From the surreal, experimental film-style beginning to the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-12-2012, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 508,552
Posted By BigE_50
Oh, My!

Oh, My!
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 508,552
Posted By BigE_50
Mr. Bigwheel, <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns =...

Mr. Bigwheel,
<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>
As a rider, owner, and fan of the TW200, I assure you that many of us do feel an affinity for...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-03-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 886
Posted By BigE_50
Agreed on the Bear Tree pizza in Centennial. ...

Agreed on the Bear Tree pizza in Centennial.

The Woods Landing bar came mighty close to burning down this summer due to a forest fire.

I'm in Laramie, and for beer and burgers I prefer the...
Forum: Regional forums 07-20-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3,007
Views: 512,719
Posted By BigE_50
Svizzerams--check out the TW200 BMW650GS hybrid...

Svizzerams--check out the TW200 BMW650GS hybrid by Shercoman in the Bigwheel Thread:

http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b175/erincs2/PIC-3171.jpg
...
Forum: Regional forums 07-16-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3,007
Views: 512,719
Posted By BigE_50
Greetings, fellow female riders! I have a...

Greetings, fellow female riders!

I have a TW200--yes, KathiK, those bikes are great for dirt. I have a ton of fun on mine; I can't walk by it without giving it a pat and wanting to go for a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
Me too.

Me too.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-21-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,373
Posted By BigE_50
Yikes, glad your home is safe. Kudos to the...

Yikes, glad your home is safe. Kudos to the official and unofficial firefighters!
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-20-2012, 06:01 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,305
Posted By BigE_50
Greetings! I'm in Laramie, and so is prstone50,...

Greetings! I'm in Laramie, and so is prstone50, who is currently riding up Inuvik then back down to Dawson City for D2D.
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 508,552
Posted By BigE_50
Mr. Bigwheel, you've made another fine video! ...

Mr. Bigwheel, you've made another fine video!

Cretaceous Cliff, you certainly look spry for your age. You're an inspiration to all of us who hope to pop wheelies at many tens of millions years...
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
The kickstart lever for the XT225 kit won't fit...

The kickstart lever for the XT225 kit won't fit the TW200, but Bay Area Yamaha will send you a TW kickstarter kit with all the parts and instructions for $189. 1-888-660-7766

I'd also order the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
Read the manual...

I was installing a kickstarter this weekend--the kickstarter kit was a thoughtful gift from my kids. But instead of reading the manual, which clearly says to use a special tool to take off the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-14-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,216
Posted By BigE_50
Hope all the moms had a great mother's day!

Hope all the moms had a great mother's day!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-30-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,216
Posted By BigE_50
Moms and Sons/Daughters

To complement the threads on Dads and Sons and Dads and Daughters, how about mothers who ride and their kids?

Our daughter always wants to do whatever her mom is doing, even cleaning the chain....
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
This guy rode a TW to the North Pole. ...

This guy rode a TW to the North Pole.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=478769
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2012, 10:55 AM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
Here is the page on timing from the manual. It...

Here is the page on timing from the manual. It looks like all you can do is check for damage. Suggestions from prstone50, my mechanical consultant: "He may be running lean on carb or has a bunch of...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
I think you could have made it.....

I think you could have made it.....
Forum: Thumpers 04-12-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
Agreed. And chicks dig a dirty bike...right? ...

Agreed. And chicks dig a dirty bike...right?

Congrats on the TWs--Kritter, Newfie Rider and MBGraphix!
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,563
Posted By BigE_50
With a 1-year old, it's tough to keep them in...

With a 1-year old, it's tough to keep them in sleepingbags--they wiggle out and end up as a small icicle sleeping on bare tent floor. I spent a lot of nights camping with a toddler sleeping on my...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,095
Posted By BigE_50
Happy Birthday--that looked like a ton of fun!

Happy Birthday--that looked like a ton of fun!
Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
PB300... Peanut butter 300? All the...

PB300...

Peanut butter 300? All the sandwiches you can eat in 300 seconds?

Pink Barbie 300? Toy drive for girls?

Pushy Broad 300? 300 women compete for bargains at a 75% off sale at...
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2012, 08:48 PM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 508,552
Posted By BigE_50
Mr. BigWheel, After making those fantastic...

Mr. BigWheel,

After making those fantastic videos, you must have quite a following. How many groupies does the Metamucil Mulisha have?

Big E
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-04-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,614
Posted By BigE_50
Bars: Rock River: yes Medicine Bow: yes ...

Bars:

Rock River: yes
Medicine Bow: yes
Muddy Gap: no, but beer in the mini mart?
Jeffrey City: yes
Laramie: 2 microbreweries + many bars
Centennial: yes
Saratoga: yes
Encampment: yes
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-03-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,614
Posted By BigE_50
And a bar!

And a bar!
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 04-02-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,563
Posted By BigE_50
I'm not sure what would be safest and easiest. A...

I'm not sure what would be safest and easiest. A heavy canvas tent with a heater sounds like a lot of work, and risky in terms of fire or asphyxiation. A mom would worry about it all night.

I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-30-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,563
Posted By BigE_50
We've camped a lot with our kids at all ages....

We've camped a lot with our kids at all ages. It's not so fun when they are babies, but toddlers are OK.

The kids will love it. Your wife will only love it if you go somewhere warm, so she won't...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-30-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,353
Posted By BigE_50
No motels in Farson, unless one was built in the...

No motels in Farson, unless one was built in the past year. And last time I went through the ice cream place was closed! Hope its not closed for good.

You are going to have to look for bigger...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
It kinda looks like the plug blew out the top....

It kinda looks like the plug blew out the top. How many plugs have you gone through?

The parts guy could have given you the wrong plugs, or it could be a bad batch.
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
A TW took on the Kokopelli Trail....fully loaded....

A TW took on the Kokopelli Trail....fully loaded. Who needs a KTM?

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=762161&page=32
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-24-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,614
Posted By BigE_50
sweetwater station---No Jeffrey City--Pumps are...

sweetwater station---No
Jeffrey City--Pumps are there, but don't count on gas--Gas up at Muddy Gap and Lander for this neck of the woods.

Laramie area?
-medicine bow--Yes--and you can tour...
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
Super cute picture of your little guy. He's got...

Super cute picture of your little guy. He's got boots and a helmet, too. ATTATT...


The bike's not bad, either.
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
Sweet! TW's are a ton of fun. In addition...

Sweet! TW's are a ton of fun.

In addition to this forum, there's some more TW info at:
http://tw200forum.com/
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 4,621
Views: 1,155,411
Posted By BigE_50
Great photos of the TW gang, xdac! Now we need...

Great photos of the TW gang, xdac! Now we need signature gear, like Harley or BMW riders.

sKatZ--thanks for the suggestions and photos--complete with arrows and annotations!
Showing results 1 to 40 of 77

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014