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Forum: Old's Cool 09-18-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 91,589
Posted By BC Brian
Very cool and a great story to go with it. ...

Very cool

and a great story to go with it.

I only had to go 450 kms each way to get mine, which is probably a story in itself as I live in Northern Canada where there aren't a lot of people...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-08-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 624
Views: 91,589
Posted By BC Brian
Yes, sort of, only earlier. 16H Heres...

Yes, sort of, only earlier.

16H

Heres what I have come up with:

the engine and frame numbers are 1925 (not matching) (registered as 1925)

Not much else I think is 1925, except maybe...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-07-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 91,589
Posted By BC Brian
Picked this up yesterday ...

Picked this up yesterday

http://i878.photobucket.com/albums/ab344/BC_Brian/Aug%20Husky%20trip/0C719099-3BC9-4C54-8878-AAFF368F2E53-4603-00000420E48A5E9C_zps4180175b.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-07-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
I am really happy you are going to take your...

I am really happy you are going to take your shovel for a road trip. Winter is a good time to go over it and make sure it is ready to go. And, remember, every little town in the U.S. And Canada had a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-07-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
I kind of get it. They were travelling together...

I kind of get it. They were travelling together so they probably talked to each other a lot. Travelling alone I talk to people lots cause i get lonely and, well I like to talk.

And..... They...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-07-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
I would take 32 Or maybe even 42

I would take 32

Or maybe even 42
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-07-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
I have been looking at those online Well,...

I have been looking at those online

Well, those and the BMWs, and the KTMs....... And the new Huskies....... And the Super Teneres, and the old Hayabusa, and the new Harleys, and some old, old,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-04-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
I think with a few mods I could make it into a...

I think with a few mods I could make it into a pretty decent adventure bike.

better seat.(actual seat)

luggage rack.

bar risers ( I am going to do that anyhow.)

Modified kickstand.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-03-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,845
Posted By BC Brian
Thats funny you should have a story like that. I...

Thats funny you should have a story like that. I had actually forgotten a similar story till I read yours.

I was in the bank with the loans lady and my birthday comes up and she says, hey thats my...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-03-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,845
Posted By BC Brian
I was riding my Buell through Mexico and stopped...

I was riding my Buell through Mexico and stopped for gas just north of Zihuatanejo and got talking with a guy from Corpus Christi who was moving to Costa Rica and was a big Buell fan and had built a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-02-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Day 3 Quesnel to home 256kms

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I woke up rested and feeling not too bad. I knew it was a trick,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-02-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
thanks ckjj888 I am glad you are enjoying...

thanks ckjj888

I am glad you are enjoying it:)
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-02-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
I was actually planning on taking you to rootbeer...

I was actually planning on taking you to rootbeer falls on your first trip out this way. I didn't mention it then cause I thought you might have a tough time on crutches :)

I think you would...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-02-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Thanks Bluestar Its been lots of fun. Even...

Thanks Bluestar

Its been lots of fun. Even when it hurts, its still pretty fun :)
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-02-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Hi Naotweed (nice new handle, by the way) ...

Hi Naotweed (nice new handle, by the way)

That "nap" was more of a coma, actually. 32 degree heat, all by myself, no shade in sight. It was actually my first ride after buggering up my back.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-01-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Day 2 Horsefly River to Quesnel 223 kms

As I lay awake in bed last night, listening to the rain, I was thinking about how I had not made the kms I had hoped for yesterday. I left home about 9:00 am, stopped a bit here and there to stretch,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Thanks Ladybug0048 It is fun. But then,...

Thanks Ladybug0048

It is fun. But then, there are different levels of fun.

Ok, its pretty fun
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Thanks Cowgirl It was nice. But we know...

Thanks Cowgirl

It was nice. But we know there are different levels of nice.........lol
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Are those the kind of flashbacks that makes your...

Are those the kind of flashbacks that makes your leg starts to ache ? :D



Getting the bike around the tree was a bit of a chore. Riding the rough stuff was pretty fun. Would have been funner...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Hey SoSlow Nice to have you along Not...

Hey SoSlow

Nice to have you along

Not sure if the Husky is the BEST bike for the trip , but its a good one, all things considered (read on for when I post the last couple days LOL)
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Hi cedric Not sure if you have followed my...

Hi cedric

Not sure if you have followed my ride reports before, but one common theme is that I really never end up where I think I am going to.

This one is no exception

But, if you are...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Hi Cowgirl Nice to see you along for the...

Hi Cowgirl

Nice to see you along for the riide
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-30-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
Day 1 home to Horsefly River 401km

I got up early and it was raining. Not real hard, but rain. The weatherman said it was going to rain, but I had hoped he might be wrong.

I finished packing my bike, made the kids pancakes, kissed...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-28-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,028
Posted By BC Brian
BC Backroads.......on a dirtbike?

Current circumstances with work and family don't allow me to do any multi month or even multi week road trips for the next while, so I am trying to get a few weekend rides in where I can.

This...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-30-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3,137
Views: 896,546
Posted By BC Brian
I used to PAINT flames on my bikes ...

I used to PAINT flames on my bikes




Your way is more............... of an adventure?
Forum: Trip Planning 07-17-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,167
Posted By BC Brian
Having lived in Northern BC most of my life I am...

Having lived in Northern BC most of my life I am surprised no one stopped when you were broke down on the Alaska Highway, but I believe it could happen. Could be that people didn't know you needed...
Forum: Ride reports 07-17-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,747
Posted By BC Brian
This is the trip I want to make one day,...

This is the trip I want to make one day, especially if Dazzers offer to be a tour guide is still open then :)

your pictures are almost as good as being there......

Ok, maybe not quite :D
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 20,814
Posted By BC Brian
+1:freaky

+1:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 05-22-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,790
Posted By BC Brian
Found this at work, I'll have to read it tonight...

Found this at work, I'll have to read it tonight (Ok, I found this at quiting time, otherwise I would read it at work)

It looks like a great trip
Forum: Trip Planning 01-07-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 21,928
Posted By BC Brian
I riveted aluminum boxes on my pannier lids. ...

I riveted aluminum boxes on my pannier lids.
Over 40,000 kms this way and no problems.


http://i878.photobucket.com/albums/ab344/BC_Brian/dec12-2.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-25-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,317
Posted By BC Brian
Current bikes: 08 Buell Ulysses xt 76 FLH...

Current bikes:

08 Buell Ulysses xt
76 FLH Police Bike (actually a 76 Montreal Olympics security bike)
Homebuilt Old school HD chopper (evo, 4 speed, kick only, rigid)
2002 KLR, pretty much...
Forum: Ride reports 11-21-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 155,647
Posted By BC Brian
It's pretty freaken cool when the authors of my...

It's pretty freaken cool when the authors of my two favorite RR's meet up.

Just sayen:)
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 4,757
Views: 1,216,988
Posted By BC Brian
Glad to see you're back to your travels. ...

Glad to see you're back to your travels.

Looking forward to another winter watching you having fun in the sun.

Brian
Forum: Ride reports 10-03-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,329
Posted By BC Brian
Subscribed and looking forward to your adventures.

Subscribed and looking forward to your adventures.
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 815
Views: 155,647
Posted By BC Brian
Great RR and great recap. Looking forward...

Great RR and great recap.

Looking forward to reading more about your adventures
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2013, 10:50 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 155,647
Posted By BC Brian
Taxi strike in Juchitan? Thats interesting. ...

Taxi strike in Juchitan? Thats interesting.

I got stuck smack dab in the middle of a taxi strike in Juchitan about a year and a half ago.



My bike with the taxi drivers.
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-12-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 3,980
Views: 1,939,518
Posted By BC Brian
Great Ride report, and great pictures. No...

Great Ride report, and great pictures.
No photos of the readhead.........?:evil
Forum: Ride reports 09-07-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 815
Views: 155,647
Posted By BC Brian
When I was in Mexico, the customs lady told me to...

When I was in Mexico, the customs lady told me to carry it
and just show it when asked. I stuck the decal on my windshield
anyhow, as I felt I didn't want a reason for the policia to stop me
and...
Forum: Ride reports 09-06-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 155,647
Posted By BC Brian
Subscribed and "Liked" Great RR

Subscribed and "Liked"

Great RR
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-06-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,444
Posted By BC Brian
So, if its a sport, then I must be an...

So, if its a sport, then I must be an athlete.....

Yeah, thats it........ I'm an athlete!!:lol3
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