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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-22-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By Kermit13
That was the running joke as we mapped out the...

That was the running joke as we mapped out the course most of the summer.:D

Good thing too, we did the final clean GPS track two weeks ago, it was muy dusty, silty in a couple small areas.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-22-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By Kermit13
Mileage is around the 145 mark, mostly gravel...

Mileage is around the 145 mark, mostly gravel ranch roads. Our aim is to have it more scenic than difficult. Novice riders should have no problem with the easy route, the hard route may give some...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-18-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By Kermit13
There might not be dust...weather forecast is...

There might not be dust...weather forecast is looking good!

http://www.weather.com/weather/tenday/USAZ0247
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-10-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By Kermit13
More like bunk-house. It is the general store/gas...

More like bunk-house. It is the general store/gas station. Debra (I believe her name is) who owns it, was born and raised there.

Lunch stop is there...we are providing the food, she is selling...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-09-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By Kermit13
Note: Sign-in time added to flyer.

Note: Sign-in time added to flyer.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-08-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By Kermit13
Here are the details...

Here are the details (https://www.facebook.com/pages/There-Will-Be-Dust/190745417777070)

T-Shirts and Stickers available here...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-06-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
There Will Be Dust

We are putting on a benefit Dual Sport•ADV Bike ride for the Food Bank of Southern Arizona on November 24th, 2013

More information here:

There Will Be Dust...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-28-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Pretty normal. I am down there often, I never...

Pretty normal. I am down there often, I never "feel" unsafe. Just assume you always have eyes on you.

Smuggling traffic is heavier after the sun goes down, just be careful if you camp overnight....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-13-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
I run a Michelin AC10's a bit more dirt oriented...

I run a Michelin AC10's a bit more dirt oriented but DOT legal. Probably get 800 miles out of them, I am 90%+ dirt though. Mich M12 on the front. The po-po never check the tires, don't need DOT if...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-21-2012, 04:31 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
You're welcome. Usually those routes get a...

You're welcome.

Usually those routes get a little crowded on the weekends, if you can, hit them on the weekdays.

I would do single clockwise loop the 191 ride, from Showlow to Payson over to...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-21-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 15,365
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Posted By Kermit13
Nice! I am diggin' mine.

Nice! I am diggin' mine.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-21-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Yep, it is a bit out of the way, 191 (old Route...

Yep, it is a bit out of the way, 191 (old Route 666) is arguably the best set of twisties in the State.

83 is pretty good, it is paved all the way to Parker Canyon Lake. Though the little section...
Forum: Beasts 10-06-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1,075
Views: 204,359
Posted By Kermit13
Looks like they are rolling again. ...

Looks like they are rolling again.

http://www.highland.se/
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-31-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
ACE on 22nd and Kolb. They have just about...

ACE on 22nd and Kolb. They have just about everything.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-31-2010, 07:47 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Yep! Musselmans is the only one. open early...

Yep!

Musselmans is the only one. open early too, maybe I should go back to Honda's.

HOURS OF OPERATION
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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-31-2010, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Shops would make a killing on parts if they were...

Shops would make a killing on parts if they were open on Mondays...

Probably the best shop in town is Musselman's, too bad I don't own a Honda.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-31-2010, 07:18 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Maybe Cycle Gear, I doubt for a KLR though. ...

Maybe Cycle Gear, I doubt for a KLR though.

Sparks on Grant?

Or Star over by Musselman's, not sure if they stock new parts.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-31-2010, 07:01 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
What kind of bike? Try CSA on 22nd and Kolb....

What kind of bike?

Try CSA on 22nd and Kolb. http://www.csasuperstore.com/

They usually have a large selection of brake pads.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-31-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 15,365
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Posted By Kermit13
It was nice meeting you and riding with you...

It was nice meeting you and riding with you today. Let me know if you want to go again.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2010, 06:41 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
You can come up from the West side of the Torts...

You can come up from the West side of the Torts and over to get to Rail X, from the State Land off of Tangergine, Sorry I can't remember the name of the road, not looking at a map currently. There...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
He does, but his brother name is Perry, they are...

He does, but his brother name is Perry, they are in their 60's. They live in Florida/Pennsylvania though.

I ride bicycles maybe it was me? I heard there is a guy running around Tucson that looks...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2010, 01:38 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Looks like we are riding ST on Sunday. No...

Looks like we are riding ST on Sunday.

No twin brother...maybe my dad? I am the 3rd if you beleive that!?

There was another Kermit here, he used to own Speedway Bicycles, is that the one you...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2010, 01:36 PM
Replies: 15,365
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Posted By Kermit13
Life is good. I just finished up a shed for the...

Life is good. I just finished up a shed for the motos, I am converting the garage into an art studio for Alice, she graduates (finally!) in May. We are trying to get a home based business up and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Hey Brian! Yep, it is the same Kermit. How...

Hey Brian!

Yep, it is the same Kermit. How have you been?

I have been riding some mellow terrian lately, but I just crank up the speed to make it more exciting. I have to regear a bit, I was...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Cool, I am most likely going down to Sonoita...

Cool,

I am most likely going down to Sonoita or Patagonia area on Sunday 1/31.

I live near Nimbus, so usually start the ride there. Down Wilmot, the power lines to Davidson (?) Rd, which dumps...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-26-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 15,365
Views: 1,237,927
Posted By Kermit13
Could someone tell me more about the group rides?...

Could someone tell me more about the group rides?

I am looking for some more people to ride with.

I have DSed KTM 505XC, try to do as much dirt as possible.
Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2009, 08:28 PM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 593,835
Posted By Kermit13
I thought of using Dzus fasteners for mine. I did...

I thought of using Dzus fasteners for mine. I did buy some but they didn't fit through the grommets.

That is my only complaint for the old style of GL, kinda a pain in the ass to take it on and...
Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2009, 05:26 PM
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Views: 593,835
Posted By Kermit13
How is the bag in the rough stuff? I have the...

How is the bag in the rough stuff? I have the first generation GL where it bolts to the fender. Wondering how well the strap-on (no pun) does in the rough.
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2009, 07:34 AM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 860,423
Posted By Kermit13
Gee Soooooory! I do not meet up to your elitist's...

Gee Soooooory! I do not meet up to your elitist's standards.
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2009, 07:18 AM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 860,423
Posted By Kermit13
And that is coming from a guy who has a...

And that is coming from a guy who has a KLR....too god damn funny!:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 11-14-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 860,423
Posted By Kermit13
Found it, Honda NAS ...

Found it, Honda NAS

http://www.sportrider.com/bikes/146_01_honda_nas/index.html


http://image.sportrider.com/f/8601308+w750+st0/honda-NAS_B-zoom.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 11-14-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 860,423
Posted By Kermit13
That was a Honda prototype, correct? I can't...

That was a Honda prototype, correct? I can't remember the name of it though.
Forum: Thumpers 11-10-2009, 10:16 PM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 593,835
Posted By Kermit13
I use White Lightning bicycle chain waxed based...

I use White Lightning bicycle chain waxed based lube. Pick it up at any bicycle shop, use it on all my zippers, jacket, the vents on the Klims, your GL bag, etc. Comes in a nice little applicater...
Forum: Thumpers 11-10-2009, 10:49 AM
Replies: 714
Views: 226,960
Posted By Kermit13
Damn! That 690 Baja tank is bad ass, nice to see...

Damn! That 690 Baja tank is bad ass, nice to see it apart. Cool how they incorporated the airbox into the tank. Would be able to run the stock exhaust, unlike the rally tanks that need the low...
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 860,423
Posted By Kermit13
Right sexy machines you got there.

Right sexy machines you got there.
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2009, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 860,423
Posted By Kermit13
Fricken funny, my sister has one of those God...

Fricken funny, my sister has one of those God Awful contraptions...:puke1
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2009, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 860,423
Posted By Kermit13
I like the old Guzzi's myself. ...

I like the old Guzzi's myself.

http://www.motocafe.ru/images/stories/news_motocycles/news_058/moto-guzzi-workshop-girls/moto-guzzi-workshop-girl-1.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2009, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 593,835
Posted By Kermit13
I have used the Giant Loop in Baja blasting...

I have used the Giant Loop in Baja blasting through the truck whoops, it doesn't flop around too much, not enough to be annoying, Hell I'll even jump with the thing on.

Just sinch down the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2009, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 593,835
Posted By Kermit13
I have a Giant Loop bag, and stuff gets hammered...

I have a Giant Loop bag, and stuff gets hammered in there, even when it is packed tight.

My girl is a photographer, she says it should be ok with your setup...I just know anything mounted on the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 593,835
Posted By Kermit13
unlawfulsm: How does your camera hold up...

unlawfulsm:

How does your camera hold up back there? I would think it would get beat to hell.
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