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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-28-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,699
Posted By DeeG
The magic of computers. They all do.

The magic of computers. They all do.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-22-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2,521
Views: 270,414
Posted By DeeG
To add to 1911fan's post, in the past, USFS has...

To add to 1911fan's post, in the past, USFS has kept the gates locked in fire areas until snowfall. And sometimes until spring.

The 25 Mile Creek fire burned Shady Pass and Slide Ridge Rd. Last...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-18-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2,521
Views: 270,414
Posted By DeeG
Alta Lake State Park is gone. Antoine...

Alta Lake State Park is gone.

Antoine Creek residents just got served Level 3 notifications. Washington Creek may also get Level 3, Union Valley level 2.

The north section of the trail comes...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-16-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2,521
Views: 270,414
Posted By DeeG
What tires are those on the NC?

What tires are those on the NC?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-14-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By DeeG
According to Chelan E.M., the entire area off...

According to Chelan E.M., the entire area off Slide Ridge and Shady Pass is closed. Fire is burning in the Shady Pass area. I believe it is on the west side of the 25 Mile Creek drainage, but they...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-12-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By DeeG
the fire was pretty much on the trail. 1.5 east...

the fire was pretty much on the trail. 1.5 east of Darby Draw, which puts it where 5900 and Slide Ridge meet. Sent a note to the gal that's updating the Chelan EM page, but I think she's done for...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-12-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By DeeG
yeah. oops.

yeah. oops.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-12-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By DeeG
I think that is still open, but everything east...

I think that is still open, but everything east of there is closed. Unknown if the store will be open or if you will be able to head down ERR to 97A. Crap load of firefighters, firetrucks, helos and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-12-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By DeeG
Wenatchee area fire closures

Just a heads up for anyone wanting to ride up in the hills near Wenatchee, Entiat, Ardenvoir.

Draw a line between Peshastin and Ardenvoir. Everything east of there between Entiat River Rd and US...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-25-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,284
Posted By DeeG
Me and my Honda Rebel at Beartooth Pass in 2008. ...

Me and my Honda Rebel at Beartooth Pass in 2008.

http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e340/flymymbz/mn%20trip%202008/topofbeartooth_zpsb331e88c.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-31-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,253
Posted By DeeG
Commuting was the reason I bought a bike in the...

Commuting was the reason I bought a bike in the first place.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-30-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4,045
Views: 555,509
Posted By DeeG
recently refurbished 100 year old bridge in...

recently refurbished 100 year old bridge in Monitor, WA.
http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e340/flymymbz/GS%20pics/a9b6d1f5.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-04-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,424
Posted By DeeG
THANK YOU!!! :clap While my 2005 Honda...

THANK YOU!!! :clap

While my 2005 Honda Rebel won't get any points for style, speed or occupant capacity, that thing has carted my carcass from WA to WI and back, most of time flat out, wide open...
Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 2,015
Views: 314,798
Posted By DeeG
I've liked the way this bike looked the first...

I've liked the way this bike looked the first time I saw one, long before I learned to ride. Happened to walk into the Guzzi dealer in Watertown, SD three years ago, and this was there, sitting next...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-07-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 74,941
Posted By DeeG
It looks like this: ...

It looks like this:
http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e340/flymymbz/garminbackside_zps71bee615.jpg

What I found that was interesting is...I have three of these GPSMAPS. A 376C, a 396 and a 478....
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-07-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 74,941
Posted By DeeG
USB input

After several years of use, the USB input port on my 376C broke. I took the GPS apart and it looks like the soldering that attaches the port to the circuit board gave up.

Garmin says they "don't...
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2013, 05:43 AM
Replies: 798
Views: 224,158
Posted By DeeG
Probably the same rainstorm...... Coming down off...

Probably the same rainstorm...... Coming down off Hwy 20, Liberty Bell in the background. Started raining in Concrete, got hailed on at Washington Pass. Painful, even through the Roadcrafter. Rained...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-26-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,221
Posted By DeeG
I started swapping out those completely useless...

I started swapping out those completely useless reflectors for LED's.

First attempt was on my Rebel:


Before:
...
Forum: Equipment 11-05-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,591
Posted By DeeG
I worry about losing electricity. Our well is...

I worry about losing electricity. Our well is 700' down and with no power....no water. In the growing season, there is the irrigation water, but I'm not really sure I want to drink that. I guess...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-27-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 31,528
Posted By DeeG
Friday afternoon (26th, maybe 1 pm-ish??) a newer...

Friday afternoon (26th, maybe 1 pm-ish??) a newer 650GS heading up Mission St in Wenatchee. Jesse style panniers, bright yellow dry bag on the tail, rider wearing a white helmet. Possibly even...
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,831
Posted By DeeG
And hobbling around with crutches or having a...

And hobbling around with crutches or having a permanent limp like my big brother is sooo much more sexy.

My brother used to wear soft suede shoes called Wallabys. Rode for thousands of miles...
Forum: Equipment 10-01-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,183
Posted By DeeG
That stuff is pretty awesome, but take note,...

That stuff is pretty awesome, but take note, DON'T use it on anything flimsy, like cloth or thin plastic. I've ripped couple of Mountain hardware stuff sacks using it. The glue side sticks well,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-23-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,046
Posted By DeeG
Hats off to volunteers. What is it, 3/4 of...

Hats off to volunteers. What is it, 3/4 of Chelan/Douglas FD's are made up of volunteers? YOU GUYS ROCK!!!

Dee
(The voice on the other end of the radio telling you where to go. Except I'm on...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-22-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,046
Posted By DeeG
We were thinking about getting some fresh air...

We were thinking about getting some fresh air this weekend. But hearing about more dry lightening....not really sure if I want to leave. But then again, not a whole lot I can do if the pine trees...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-19-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,046
Posted By DeeG
Table Mtn pushing north into Chelan County,...

Table Mtn pushing north into Chelan County, Squilchuck Rd and Mission Ridge area, under level 3 evac.

From Wenatchee World:

"The implementation of this notice was prompted by the very rapid ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-19-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,046
Posted By DeeG
You wouldn't want to ride over here right now...

You wouldn't want to ride over here right now anyway. When visibility is down to less than 1/4 mile because of smoke, it hurts to breathe and after being outside for 10 minutes, my eyes started...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-12-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,240
Posted By DeeG
And this is one way to get to it, right? ...

And this is one way to get to it, right?

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8441/7778863894_516bfb7199.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/32446872@N06/7778863894/)
IMG_0436a...
Forum: Road warriors 08-03-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 5,556
Views: 1,046,254
Posted By DeeG
don't have the book in front of me, but IIRC, ...

don't have the book in front of me, but IIRC,

600 mile, is replace oil and filter, check the valves, basically the usual 'break in' inspection stuff.

After that, its r/r oil and filter & check...
Forum: Road warriors 08-03-2012, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5,556
Views: 1,046,254
Posted By DeeG
Walked down to the garage the other morning,...

Walked down to the garage the other morning, still half asleep and not looking forward to going to work. I walk in the garage, cursed the spouse for parking his CBR250 too close to my Rebel, fired...
Forum: Ride reports 07-28-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,286
Posted By DeeG
Beautiful!!! Going to have to check out some of...

Beautiful!!! Going to have to check out some of the spots you visited.
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 7,895
Views: 2,127,565
Posted By DeeG
Back in 2008, we took a trip to MN to visit the...

Back in 2008, we took a trip to MN to visit the spouses family. He was on his Guzzi Nevada, I took my Honda Rebel.

Wenatchee WA to John Day, OR for a Guzzi campout, then Yellowstone, Beartooth,...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2,538
Views: 469,456
Posted By DeeG
Spouse is really liking his little CBR. Perfect...

Spouse is really liking his little CBR. Perfect commute bike.

I put the Yoshimura tail tidy kit on along with the Puig screen.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-15-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,286
Posted By DeeG
http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e340/flymymbz/12...

http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e340/flymymbz/12e87f23.jpg

Nice meeting you this afternoon. Hope you found some sunshine!!

Dee and Pete
Stopping east of the Liberty Bell hairpin on Hwy 20,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-15-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,207
Posted By DeeG
I would have to say Seattle. No state...

I would have to say Seattle.

No state income tax

We just voted to close the state liquor stores, so starting in June you can buy your whiskey/scotch/tequila at Costco or the grocery store...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-15-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 9,901
Posted By DeeG
So, you'd rather I didn't spend my hard earned $$...

So, you'd rather I didn't spend my hard earned $$ in Oregon? On my 2 or 3 yearly trips to SoCal, I usually spend one night in OR on the way down and always stop for the night on the way back. And...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-08-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By DeeG
May want to contact his guy, perhaps you can work...

May want to contact his guy, perhaps you can work something out? I'm heading down to SoCal (Ventura) in November, but its one of them hurry up and get there, take the class and haul butt home cause...
Forum: Equipment 09-20-2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,342
Posted By DeeG
Revzilla sells some stuff for the C2, you might...

Revzilla sells some stuff for the C2, you might also try contacting them in either in SoCal or Germany. The folks in Germany sent me some new top vent parts about 18 months ago (for free).
Forum: Equipment 09-20-2011, 08:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,342
Posted By DeeG
Spouse has a C2 (large) and a while back he...

Spouse has a C2 (large) and a while back he bought a C3 (large). C3 is sized different than the C2, so now he has to find a Medium liner for the C3.

I just got a C3W. Surprisingly enough, my...
Forum: Equipment 09-19-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 777
Posted By DeeG
Thank you!!!!

Thank you!!!!
Forum: Equipment 09-17-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 777
Posted By DeeG
who's tail rack is this?

Saw this tail rack on a GS at Leos's South just outside Minneapolis. They were too busy to find the keys and unlock the rack/sat so I could investigate further and none of the sales folk had a clue...
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