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Forum: Day Trippin' 01-09-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,061
Posted By twoburgers
Laugh great first ride...

As you started out, it all sounded too familiar, except that my first was an '81 XR 100 and my "first big dirt bike" was/is a '07 Husky TE 510. :eek1 So, increase horsepower from maybe 10 to 53+ and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-05-2010, 01:35 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,470
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb got my Husky for the plate (among other reasons)

Well put Kawboy. I got my Husky for the plate (among other reasons). Without the plate, I would not be able to ride in the mountain jeep trails (Nat'l and State parks) or participate in some...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-21-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,026
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb nice report

Great ride report - wish I was there. Hope to see some of you all at the next ride. Sorry to hear about the injury...
Chris
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-04-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,545
Posted By twoburgers
learning from better riders...

I ride mostly off-road. I enjoy riding with faster riders - pushes me to ride my best - better lines, harder on the gas in the straights, better brake conrol, etc.
I find that when I crash, I tend...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-04-2010, 12:23 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 14,368
Posted By twoburgers
Laugh speed hurts, rocks also hurt

1. How long have you been riding? (off-road) 5 years (2.5 as a teen)
2. Do you ride often? average once per month.
3. Have you ever crashed a motorcycle? yes
4. How many times have you crashed? 2...
Forum: Equipment 02-02-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,965
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb Suncast from Sears

Look at the Suncast plastic storage cabinets at Sears. Cheap, sturdy, look OK, and come in lots of sizes. My father got some made of pressboard with metal corners - falling apart after two years...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-02-2010, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1,148
Views: 100,801
Posted By twoburgers
Talking Husky

2007 Husqvarna TE 510. I aced the exam. I did the ride toward a believe wall (line), brake hard and go around to the right twice. The examiner didn't think I was going fast enough the first time......
Forum: Equipment 11-09-2009, 11:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb the list...

After the feedback and some research, I have a list of gear that should help protect my little guy on his CRF 50 - about $375 all in.

Helmet: HJC Youth - $72
Boots: AlpineStarts Tech 4S - $110...
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By twoburgers
come on parents... thanks!

come on parents...
thanks!
Forum: Equipment 10-31-2009, 06:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By twoburgers
Question better to best childrens gear???

I am going to post this question here, as we ADVr's seem to take safety gear more seriously that other sites. So parents, what gear (helmet, boot, glove, armor) did you find was engineered the best...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-12-2009, 07:26 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,315
Posted By twoburgers
Cry runners...

A fair post by Jason -
I passed a few walkers and tried to give a friendly wave to those I could. Most looked peeved and aggrivated by all the dust. Regarding the timing, I was mid-pak and had...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-04-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,315
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb great video Jeff

Jeff: How about sharing your set-up? Also, I noticed several more riders with video equipment (incl. a rear mounted rig) and would like to see those here as well.

I was only able to ride Sat too...
Forum: Equipment 09-15-2009, 01:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,802
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb my gear

When I ride through the local university that's very close to home to cool off after work, helmet only (shirt, shorts and sneakers...). I know better, but... :wink:
When I ride on the trail, I...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-01-2009, 11:30 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,315
Posted By twoburgers
Still looking for the map, but... On...

Still looking for the map, but...

On 3/30/09 President Obama signed the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 (Public law 111-11) into law. This law designates 52 new wilderness areas and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-31-2009, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,860
Posted By twoburgers
farkle

first farkle - AK-47
second farkle - RPG
third - ?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-31-2009, 01:15 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,315
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb TwoBurgers is in...

As an orignal DAMN rider, I would like to meet up with some of the group. This will be my third S-500 - although last years got cut short - burnt through coolant hose just before lunch. I'm planning...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-13-2008, 08:56 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,691
Posted By twoburgers
looked much worse...

Bruised my ego more than me or the bike. It must have looked funny to Tom as he rounded the bend... There I am waving and about 1/3 rd of my rear wheel is visible. I basically cooked the corner - no...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-07-2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,691
Posted By twoburgers
thanks to those that pulled me out...

Great pics Tom - a reminder to all not to over cook the turns. I wish I had a legit excuse. I do not. I will say rolling on the throttle with the Husky in the straights is great fun - slowing and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-02-2008, 08:16 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,691
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb I rode w/ an XD last year...

JC: I rode w/ an XD last year in all the dust. I kept the visor craked for ventilation, so there was some dust build-up on the inside that was tough to get to, but I liked the setup, and I did not...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-29-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,691
Posted By twoburgers
I'll ride w/ Pete

... exactly why I rode w/ Pete.:D
I had no gear to change a flat. But, I did have properly inflated tires with very good tread and extra heavy tubes. I should have had the tools, but...
And as...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-28-2008, 08:35 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,691
Posted By twoburgers
the Richmond gang got in around 6:30p...

[quote Anyone know how many hours it takes to do the ride? ( I know it depends on speed) but what time do most people get back to base?.[/quote]

The Richmond contingent ended Saturday around...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-28-2008, 05:41 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,691
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb TwoBurgers is in...

Hey all!!! I am in for Sat and maybe Sun. Will be camping - just hoping no wedding events this year... :rofl
Chris
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-06-2008, 05:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,296
Posted By twoburgers
Question AA 300 - when???

Yo Yanni - can you post a link or provide more info on the AA 300. I have yet to make it down your way, but I need to get some riding in - as time and schedules permit. We rode together at the S-500....
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2008, 11:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,351
Posted By twoburgers
do not over tighten...

What the other have said, but do not over tighten the bolts - they are usually low torque. Otherwise, you may restrict movement and/or create stiction.
Chris
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-27-2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
:ear :ear :ear more please...:deal

:ear :ear :ear

more please...:deal
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-26-2008, 08:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,521
Posted By twoburgers
hey Pete

Pete: How does this ride compare to the S-500? Since I had to miss the second annual DAMN ride this weekend due to illness, I need to get out bad and may be able to muster support from domestic...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-25-2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb have a blast gents - wish I was there!!!

:cry I just hate to be missing this ride, but I'm just past the hump and would hate to have a set back. I'm looking forward to lots of great stories :freaky and pics. Ride safe. Time for some more...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-21-2008, 11:48 AM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Cry twoburgers is out

I am recovering from pneumonia, and unfortunately will have to pass on this weekend trip. I am so bummed. :cry If anyone is swinging up through Richmond, check in with Mike (Michub), as he is now...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-14-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb That avatar was the best I could find to match my...

That avatar was the best I could find to match my fat and happy approach. I am really looking forward to this ride.

I'll bring my Honda 2000 along. Yep - we'll be driving up around 2p Friday....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-14-2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb quiet 2000 gen for coffee pots Rob?

Yo Rob: Can't help you out with the pots, but I can bring my quiet Honda 2000 gen. Let me know. And to all those who have signed up for food duty, you have my most sincere appreciation and you'll...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-14-2008, 06:34 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb so, you got the '08...

I was going to ask if you upgraded to an '08 as a joke. Jeez Jed. That 250 is FI, right? Guess my old '07 is washed up now...:huh See you at the camp. I am thinking about driving up mid-day Friday...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-14-2008, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,376
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb For those interested, there is a DAMN ride...

For those interested, there is a DAMN ride (second annual) in Green Ridge MD at the end of April. There are good OHV trails and plenty of stuff for plated bikes. I'll be going up w/ Michub early Sat...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-11-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
With the upgraded bulb and a few candles ( (...

With the upgraded bulb and a few candles ( ( (:huh) ) ), I may be able to see the H on my front fender. Of course, you noticed I said if there was interest (ie - out front...). In all actuality, I...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-11-2008, 09:10 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb two more in...

1/ Hondahawkrider - Trailering - Hotel (bad back) - bike(s) will be legal...
2/ AngryDildo
3/ Twoburgers (Chris) & Michub (Mike) - TE and XR (both plated) in F-150
4/
5/
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-10-2008, 08:15 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Talking practice laps around the yard...

Rub it in Rob! All those bikes, a practice track/trail... I go for a 30 min ride (after doing all my Sunday chores) around the local university (no, not checking out the chicks, I swear :evil ), and...
Forum: Ride reports 03-02-2008, 01:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 764
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb Thanks for taking us along. Looks like you were...

Thanks for taking us along. Looks like you were on mostly forrest roads - was kind of wondering when you said snow... Now you are ready for a father and son team at the next Shenandoah 500.
Chris
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-19-2008, 09:18 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Question Group Site Reservation . . .

:ear I see no one spoke up. It may be a bit early yet. :ear

Mike and I will be making the trip in the old F-150 - intending to camp out Sat night. So, I would be happy to throw in a few $ on...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-15-2008, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 548
Posted By twoburgers
A bit too late for me to go (ride...), but is the...

A bit too late for me to go (ride...), but is the riding paved or gravel (or a split?). Pics always appreciated.
Chris
Forum: Equipment 02-13-2008, 08:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,287
Posted By twoburgers
Bluhduh The info on the two friends designing... sounds...

The info on the two friends designing... sounds about right based on my communication with the two about 16 months ago. The Pivot Pegs guy was nice (called him first), but he did not have the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-07-2008, 06:33 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 30,404
Posted By twoburgers
Thumb "warning, redneck village ahead"

In!!!
For those that were on the trip last year, recall the homemade "warning, redneck village ahead" signage on the WV side of the excursion ride. I notice no one stopped to take a picture.:D Maybe...
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