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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-06-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,123
Posted By Twang
I think that the main reason that NADA and KBB...

I think that the main reason that NADA and KBB exist is to give lending institutions a value on which to make a loan. I doubt that real world riders are determining these values, but the banks need...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-20-2010, 11:34 AM
Replies: 388
Views: 114,556
Posted By Twang
I gave Courtney (CC as she was known at the time)...

I gave Courtney (CC as she was known at the time) a few rides on my TM400 back when we were in high school. She was my lil sis' best friend. If I'd only known then what she would become! She's a...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-11-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,245
Posted By Twang
What is so funny is that with all of the very...

What is so funny is that with all of the very expensive and rare bikes running around Barber's last weekend, yours was one of the ones I lusted after the most. Sorry I didn't get to meet you.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-09-2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,245
Posted By Twang
Loco, does the Beast happen to have a monster...

Loco, does the Beast happen to have a monster opaque tank and yellow waterproof bags and is it ridden by one who wears a dirty ass blue Aerostich?

If so, my son (9 years old) thinks it's one of...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2009, 05:36 AM
Replies: 1,730
Views: 1,068,419
Posted By Twang
Wow! Just started reading this for the first...

Wow! Just started reading this for the first time two days ago and just finished this morning. F'ing unreal story. Man, I envy AND respect you so much. You must have the courage of 100 lions.
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Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 8,190
Views: 4,249,198
Posted By Twang
Pretty Brittany.

Pretty Brittany.
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2008, 05:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By Twang
I had a black/gray '97 for a year or so. It's a...

I had a black/gray '97 for a year or so. It's a big 4 cylinder buzz bomb. I wasn't too crazy about long distance on it, but I liked the bike. Sold it for a '98 VFR800. The VFR was much better for...
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2008, 05:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,793
Posted By Twang
What a great gift for someone like a pastor. ...

What a great gift for someone like a pastor. Kudos to you.
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2008, 06:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,361
Posted By Twang
I got blue lighted by a passing patrol car last...

I got blue lighted by a passing patrol car last Sunday. He was slowing as I went past him, but he never followed through. I can only guess it was my lights he wanted to pull me over for.
Forum: Road warriors 11-09-2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 37,138
Posted By Twang
'06 K12R. Got pretty darn cold here in Alabama. ...

'06 K12R. Got pretty darn cold here in Alabama.

http://twang.smugmug.com/photos/413562964_SSSjn-L.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 11-09-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,498
Views: 321,171
Posted By Twang
I recently bought this little rocket and I'm...

I recently bought this little rocket and I'm still learning to ride her. It's very, very powerful and extremely fast. Extremely! It's my 3rd K bike and by far the most hyper.
...
Forum: Vendors 09-10-2008, 04:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,511
Posted By Twang
PM'd you Dennis.

PM'd you Dennis.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-03-2007, 06:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 799
Posted By Twang
I had a '95 with the plastic tank and a BMW tank...

I had a '95 with the plastic tank and a BMW tank bag that fit perfectly. I had the tank replaced under warranty with a steel one. Guess what? The tank bag from the plastic tank did not fit the...
Forum: Ride reports 03-11-2007, 07:49 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 18,303
Posted By Twang
Fats is one of the finest men I know and he plays...

Fats is one of the finest men I know and he plays a mean game of golf. He's the type of man who seems like he'll live forever and has never had a bad day. Good Mississippi stock.
Forum: Ride reports 03-11-2007, 07:18 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 18,303
Posted By Twang
Great ride report. I love the blues culture of...

Great ride report. I love the blues culture of Clarksdale. The beauty of MS needs to be seen as it is different from any place I've been. You know any of the Dalton boys from there?-Fats is the...
Forum: Face plant 03-18-2006, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2,624
Views: 630,518
Posted By Twang
Stay strong, Y'all. We are all praying for you.

Stay strong, Y'all. We are all praying for you.
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2005, 06:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,087
Posted By Twang
I have one and really like it. I plan to add...

I have one and really like it. I plan to add armor also. I have the matching pants as well. This suit fits very well and the quality is high. Pants fit true to waist size. I would buy it again...
Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2005, 05:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,442
Posted By Twang
Hey Redneck-I just bought an '03 with 14K on for...

Hey Redneck-I just bought an '03 with 14K on for $2500. I would not have paid that much if the bike had not been immaculate with some added accessories. I really don't think it had ever been off...
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2005, 03:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,036
Posted By Twang
I bought an 02 KLR w/ 14K on it three weeks ago. ...

I bought an 02 KLR w/ 14K on it three weeks ago. I had a 95 GS and sold it foolishly a few years ago. My wife and I had 2 babies and I was cutting back on expenses. I really wanted another GS, but...
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2005, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 613
Posted By Twang
Talking Just wanted to leave a follow up on the Explorer...

Just wanted to leave a follow up on the Explorer as I put it on my KLR tonight. It's certainly designed for the KLR in the way that the front straps utilize the screws in the front fairing. It...
Forum: Equipment 04-20-2005, 05:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 613
Posted By Twang
I'm glad to hear that. My Explorer will arrive...

I'm glad to hear that. My Explorer will arrive Fri. It was a toss up between Wolfman and Dual Star (price not really the issue). I was swayed by Eric's customer service and by the fact that he's a...
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2004, 05:40 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,903
Posted By Twang
KLR Owners-Are you satifisfied?

I am a previous owner of an 1100GS which I really loved. Had it set up perfectly for me with Fox shocks, Corbin, etc. I sold it and regret that day still.

My situation now is that I am sole...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-10-2004, 01:27 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 12,451
Posted By Twang
An few years ago, I convinced some customers of...

An few years ago, I convinced some customers of mine to go to Deals Gap. One had an R-1, the other a ZX9. Both were trailered-a 315 mile trip. My GS was ridden fully loaded. They thought I was...
Forum: Thumpers 09-29-2004, 05:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,648
Posted By Twang
I ride with a guy that has had a lot of...

I ride with a guy that has had a lot of bikes-japanese and austrian. He recently has come off of an '02 400 EXC and on to a 250X. He's run a few HS and Enduros with no problems at all. He says...
Forum: Equipment 09-28-2004, 05:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,865
Posted By Twang
I had the Gericke and it was an excellent...

I had the Gericke and it was an excellent jacket-just felt sturdy. The problem I had with it was that it was too hot (I live in Birmingham, AL). It was more a cold weather jacket IMO. If it had...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2004, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 823
Posted By Twang
Hey Fixer, There is a totaled '01 KLR650 on...

Hey Fixer,

There is a totaled '01 KLR650 on eBay right now. Seller states that the engine runs fine. Item # 2481049139
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2004, 05:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,755
Posted By Twang
I agree with Otto. The GS will beg you to ride...

I agree with Otto. The GS will beg you to ride it further than anything you have ever owned.
Forum: Thumpers 09-01-2003, 12:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 772
Posted By Twang
Anyone here ever gone from a R1100GS to a KLR650?

I had a '95 GS and loved it for 5 trouble free years. The engine was stock, but I had Fox Shocks and a Corbin seat and it was a truly awesome bike. The wife started having babies so I sold it. I...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2003, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 945
Posted By Twang
Hey Richc, I just bought a jacket that you...

Hey Richc,

I just bought a jacket that you did not mention-Gericke Eco. I've had a Darien and I think this will be comparable in the long run. Two downsides are that it has no venting (but is...
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2003, 05:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,154
Posted By Twang
Just received a Canon S50 myself about two weeks...

Just received a Canon S50 myself about two weeks ago ($492 delivered from digibuy.com). I have used a P&S Olympus 35mm with excellent results, BUT, this little Canon is awesome. Taking pictures...
Forum: Equipment 06-22-2003, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 919
Posted By Twang
BC, I had a pair of Vectors that I used...

BC,

I had a pair of Vectors that I used strictly for Off Road (enduros, hare scrambles)on a KTM and a KX. These are very comfortable boots compared to the other choices I had (Tech 6, Tech 8,...
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