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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-26-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 1,276
Views: 446,585
Posted By Timo Explorer
http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplo...

http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplorer/GrungyBunnyPooh186.jpg (http://s450.photobucket.com/user/timoexplorer/media/GrungyBunnyPooh186.jpg.html)
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Forum: Canada 04-30-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 48,936
Posted By Timo Explorer
Ride On, Ride Safe, Ride Well. Safe journey...

Ride On, Ride Safe, Ride Well.

Safe journey ahead for both of you. Thanks for all your help to me and our small community of lunatics over the years.:freaky
Forum: Canada 02-08-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,483
Posted By Timo Explorer
They run the Corduroy Enduro in that area, must...

They run the Corduroy Enduro in that area, must be lots of trails available for dirt bikes.
Depends whether or not your bikes are plated for road use to link various sections of trail, or are you...
Forum: Equipment 12-14-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,294
Posted By Timo Explorer
I've never understood the idea of riding with the...

I've never understood the idea of riding with the high-beam on. Yes, they will likely see you, then look away because your headlight is too bright. Don't we all do this whenever any oncoming...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-28-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7,900
Views: 7,321,224
Posted By Timo Explorer
Awesome video! We visited this area earlier in...

Awesome video! We visited this area earlier in the year and you brought back great memories of all the things to see and do. Its not just about the Dragon, this is prime ADV country.
Ride On!:clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-23-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 19,515
Posted By Timo Explorer
Another one from The Fugitive dam, near Deal's...

Another one from The Fugitive dam, near Deal's Gap N.C.
http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplorer/November%202013/P1100777_zps3d4986f1.jpg...
Forum: Canada 11-22-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,353
Posted By Timo Explorer
I photocopy the maps I will need for the trip,...

I photocopy the maps I will need for the trip, leave the big book at home. I also use the Backwoods SD card in my GPS, so the detailed maps are right in front of me all the time, and the photocopies...
Forum: Canada 11-21-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,454
Posted By Timo Explorer
I have dealt with both AVC and DSP. Both have...

I have dealt with both AVC and DSP. Both have their nuances.

One order with AVC got screwed up for a month and after several emails and phone calls later was cheerfully rectified. Seems whenever...
Forum: Equipment 10-31-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,219
Posted By Timo Explorer
Best mag here in Canada is Motorcycle Mojo, not...

Best mag here in Canada is Motorcycle Mojo, not sure if you can find it in the lower 48 but it is available in digital format everywhere. http://www.motorcyclemojo.com/

I also enjoy Road Runner.
Forum: Canada 10-27-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,051
Posted By Timo Explorer
I always looked forward to the show in December. ...

I always looked forward to the show in December. I would pick up all the brochures and info available, then in the cold darkness of winter when I'm getting the itch to ride again (usually late...
Forum: Canada 10-12-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,458
Posted By Timo Explorer
Hell NO!!!!! One of the things this device...

Hell NO!!!!!

One of the things this device monitors is the time of day you drive, like apparently driving between 11pm and 3am are the most dangerous times and you must be punished, because if you...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-28-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4,591
Views: 1,692,471
Posted By Timo Explorer
http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplo...

http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplorer/August%2012/P1130615_zps17620eac.jpg (http://s450.photobucket.com/user/timoexplorer/media/August%2012/P1130615_zps17620eac.jpg.html)
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,965
Posted By Timo Explorer
Is this the same bike that was at the Overland...

Is this the same bike that was at the Overland Adventure Rally last weekend?

Great looking machine, would have loved to seen it running. You have done a fabulous job on this amazing bike.
Forum: Canada 07-14-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 991
Posted By Timo Explorer
Hats off to Lawrence and his crew. The Overland...

Hats off to Lawrence and his crew. The Overland Adventure Rally was a huge success by all standards.:clap

Excellent inaugural event. When can I sign up for next year?
...
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,017
Posted By Timo Explorer
Looks almost exactly like my '08, without the...

Looks almost exactly like my '08, without the stickers gained by over 85,000km of trouble-free travel, on and off-road.
Yes you may have to change a few parts and definitely get it checked out by...
Forum: Canada 07-11-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 384
Views: 55,077
Posted By Timo Explorer
Dave will never be forgotten, by his friends and...

Dave will never be forgotten, by his friends and fellow riders. He touched all of us in some way, and the Dr. Cool sticker on my bike is a daily reminder of his generosity and love of life. An...
Forum: Canada 06-27-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 991
Posted By Timo Explorer
Yes, planning to attend. Looking forward to a...

Yes, planning to attend. Looking forward to a great weekend.
Forum: Canada 04-06-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,363
Posted By Timo Explorer
Is the Sherpa the only bike you own? If so, then...

Is the Sherpa the only bike you own? If so, then it is already insured and registered in your name, you are the primary driver, so he need not even be mentioned on the policy. Anyone with a valid...
Forum: Vendors 03-19-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,995
Posted By Timo Explorer
Stayed for three nights last weekend. Awesome...

Stayed for three nights last weekend. Awesome place for a base camp. Very clean with all the amenities, everything you need is here including our gracious hosts Wayne and Kellie. Super folks who...
Forum: Canada 03-07-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,504
Posted By Timo Explorer
A true Canadian patriot. He loved this country...

A true Canadian patriot. He loved this country like few others. A throwback to what traditional Canada and Canadians stand for.
We are a sadder nation with his passing. Lets hope we can hold...
Forum: Canada 03-02-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,080
Posted By Timo Explorer
Any KLR.

Any KLR.
Forum: Canada 02-27-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By Timo Explorer
Bought my Odyssey Battery from them last year. ...

Bought my Odyssey Battery from them last year. Top-notch service and price. All done through e-bay and Canada Post. Highly recommended.
Forum: Canada 02-26-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Timo Explorer
Wonderful feel good story. Ride On Frank and...

Wonderful feel good story. Ride On Frank and Mary.:ricky
Forum: Canada 02-23-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By Timo Explorer
Never had a speeding ticket on a bike. Probably...

Never had a speeding ticket on a bike. Probably because I live in central Ontario, and I know that the revenue-generating speed cops are everywhere, so you just don't ride too fast, at least on...
Forum: Canada 02-23-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By Timo Explorer
OK, got my jacket all fixed up and ready to roll....

OK, got my jacket all fixed up and ready to roll.
Went to a place called Freak-N-Leather, in Bradford. Its more of a leather chaps and black t-shirt type of shop, catering to the HD crowd, but no...
Forum: Equipment 02-14-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,037
Posted By Timo Explorer
Not 100% sure of the mounting system on the GSA,...

Not 100% sure of the mounting system on the GSA, but on the KLR its simply two easily accessible fastex buckles and the tank bag is out of the way for a re-fill.
The straps do not cause any...
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,477
Posted By Timo Explorer
this is what they look like on the KLR. Served...

this is what they look like on the KLR. Served me well for many years. Few complaints, overall they perform as expected.
...
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By Timo Explorer
Me three, seems to be the popular choice.

Me three, seems to be the popular choice.
Forum: Canada 02-09-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,374
Posted By Timo Explorer
Best of success friend. Looking forward to the...

Best of success friend. Looking forward to the link, so we can follow your progress and make a donation. Word of mouth in the ADV community is a very strong method of communication. You will...
Forum: Canada 02-06-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By Timo Explorer
Thanks to all. I think I have found a place not...

Thanks to all. I think I have found a place not far from home that can do the repair. Cheers.
Forum: Canada 01-30-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By Timo Explorer
GTA jacket repair

I have an Olympia AST jacket that I am very fond of. Would be much more fond of it if it was actually waterproof, but thats another thread. The zippers in the arms have split, and are in need of...
Forum: Canada 01-12-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,498
Posted By Timo Explorer
:clap I really thought that "Idle No More",...

:clap

I really thought that "Idle No More", meant that the participants were finally getting off their tax-sucking asses and going out to get real jobs and contributing to the country's (and their...
Forum: Canada 12-29-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,345
Posted By Timo Explorer
Started the year with a trip to Tennesee and...

Started the year with a trip to Tennesee and Alabama, to the Barbour Motorsports museum.
http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplorer/P1060618.jpg

Early summer ride with the buddies. ...
Forum: Canada 12-29-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,345
Posted By Timo Explorer
+1:clap

+1:clap
Forum: Canada 12-16-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,562
Posted By Timo Explorer
Merry Christmas to all, and safe rides in the New...

Merry Christmas to all, and safe rides in the New Year.:fyyff
Forum: Canada 12-16-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,022
Posted By Timo Explorer
Rode the Cord back in the early 80's, on a Can-Am...

Rode the Cord back in the early 80's, on a Can-Am 370, twice DNF'd, second time with a broken knee cap, ouch.

Came back in '84 with a Can-Am 250 ASE, finished 4th in Junior class, took home a log...
Forum: Ride reports 12-03-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 17,214
Posted By Timo Explorer
Excellent report and photographs. Thanks so much...

Excellent report and photographs. Thanks so much for sharing with us.:clap
Forum: Canada 12-02-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,675
Posted By Timo Explorer
We camp for the most part. Always bring camping...

We camp for the most part. Always bring camping gear and hope for the best. Nothing like sitting around the campfire shooting the breeze with your buddies after long day of adventure. Usually plan...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-18-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,622,941
Posted By Timo Explorer
Nice smile:D

Nice smile:D
Forum: Canada 11-18-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,923
Posted By Timo Explorer
Newfoundland ...

Newfoundland
http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplorer/EastCoast-July08196.jpg
http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq228/timoexplorer/EastCoast-July08015.jpg

Nova Scotia...
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