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Forum: Day Trippin' Yesterday, 08:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,847
Posted By dammitdave
Great RR, Thanks Wachs!!!

Funny, we were just talking about a ride to the butte a couple of days ago. Your pics make it real! Thanks fellas!!! Dave
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-23-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By dammitdave
No Satisfaction, DIY

If you can't get satisfaction from the dealer or manufacturer you could put a new seal on your helmet. McMaster-Carr carries soft bulb seals in short lengths, most with an adhesive back. Clean Seal...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-19-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By dammitdave
Thread Stealer!

Hugemoth, those are fantastic photos!:clap
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-15-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 399
Posted By dammitdave
uhmmmmm.....June....

June on the coast could provide an adventure in rain gear. Plan an alternate route East of the mountains on secondary highways and dodge West in southern Oregon. Grants Pass to the coast is nice. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-05-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 14,725
Posted By dammitdave
Get Well, Soon!

Heal up quick, Trailrider! I don't want to miss any installments on this thread.:D Dave
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-31-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2,103
Views: 113,525
Posted By dammitdave
Nail, hit squarely on head.

:deal

ooooo, ooooo, oooo, that's just sooo right!:D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-28-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By dammitdave
More info....

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=493153

Here's a link to a trip we took up island about 5yrs ago. That's good info from Tooth Doc. Thanks for sharing those tips. dd
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-28-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3,291
Views: 314,883
Posted By dammitdave
No Ride Today

:cryI had mentioned the possibility of a ride from Quilcene this weekend. My forks and shock won't be back from Moto-Pro till Monday so no riding for me.

I just re-read the Dust, Dennis and Dave...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-28-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3,291
Views: 314,883
Posted By dammitdave
Vancouver Island

RR45,
Have a look at this thread. Did the trip a few years ago and stayed at several lakeside camps. It was hot in mid-July and standing in the lake with a glass of wine, watching the sun...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-27-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By dammitdave
No Feces, Sherlock!!!

What he said! Blackboots out in Sequim uses a guy that does great work at reasonable prices. If these others don't work out perhaps you could get the soles from Alpinstars and have this fellow...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-26-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,756
Posted By dammitdave
Oh Yeah, Taxes.....

Washington is quickly out pacing Cali with tax increases. There is a proposed $.12 per gallon hike in the gas tax plus a $.015 per mile road tax. The good side of that is that flat housing values...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-19-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By dammitdave
Quilcene/Shelton

Troll the "Where to find.......South Sound" thread for riding out of Quilcene to the North or NW of Shelton in the FR23 area. DD
Forum: Ride reports 03-15-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 21,979
Posted By dammitdave
Read it Through!

Just finished reading your RR clear through. Thanks for putting out all the hard work to get it posted up. Thanks to Wansfel and Timmer I've ridden much of the western MT and ID portions of the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-14-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3,291
Views: 314,883
Posted By dammitdave
Wr250r

RR, Yes, I considered the Little Yami but it's not that light. It's about 30lb lighter than my old 350 with a better engine. But that makes it about $200 dollars a pound more expensive! A WR250F...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-10-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 679
Posted By dammitdave
In the Pics

Good to see ya out there ridin', Kwisn!:clap
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-09-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 609
Posted By dammitdave
No Holdups.....?

The only hold-up to that should be finding the keys to the gates!
I rode up Hurricane Ridge to do some photos for a buddy's magazine article and there was several thousand feet of new 1 1/2" nylon...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-24-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 9,476
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By dammitdave
Ricor Intiminators for DR650

Nearly new Ricor Racing Intiminators for sale. (100 miles) Great at eliminating brake dive. Will likely be perfect for someone who can ride with the stock, or nearly stock, progressive springs. I...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-23-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 999
Views: 49,673
Posted By dammitdave
Triumph Troubles....

[QUOTE]

Champion Cycles in Bellingham has gone the same way.:cry Shame to lose such great folks to corporate narrow-mindedness. Dave
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-17-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 499
Posted By dammitdave
What a long strange month it's been!

Vine maple fire orange at Cumberland and pussy willows on the same day.:huh Great pics Tom. dd
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-10-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By dammitdave
Kitsap Powder Coating

We have used Kitsap Powder Coating successfully for several years. They are between Poulsbo and Kingston. dd
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-07-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 999
Views: 49,673
Posted By dammitdave
Thanks Zuber!

Zuber, Thanks for posting the link to Romanousky's thread. Those videos are killer! Dave
Forum: Ride reports 02-07-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 857
Views: 164,402
Posted By dammitdave
Wow!

I just spent a portion of my day off watching those last two videos. Time well spent...Well Done, Romanousky!!! Thanks Zoob for posting that link on the Flat Tail meetup thread. Dave
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-30-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 3,291
Views: 314,883
Posted By dammitdave
Dr 650

MC, I bought a lightly used '09 DR 650 to better cover the highway work between the dirt sections. Geared for two track, the 350 was agonizingly over taxed on the highway. I never flogged it on the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-27-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3,291
Views: 314,883
Posted By dammitdave
Some Conditions!

That's right Gootch, above the drizzle and clouds it was really warm and sunny. The roads are very soft and muddy from all of the traffic on them. Normally the snow and ice keep the sedans and 2WD...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-26-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 3,291
Views: 314,883
Posted By dammitdave
Olympic Snow Levels

This should be titled "No Olympic Snow Level"! Phew!, as you can see from the photo of Mt Maynard there is no snow on the North slope of the Olympics. It was quite warm and sunny on FR28,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-22-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,226
Posted By dammitdave
This Sounds Great!

Thanks for posting this up. It's a great route that more folks should enjoy. The dog and I did this about 9-10 years ago and it was so enjoyable that I did it again with Pakled in 2010. I hope at...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-20-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 25,711
Posted By dammitdave
More Nez Perce Reading

The 2013 Montana 1000 covered a lot of the Nez Perce trail. I got interested enough to spend time at the Big Hole interpretive center and picked up "Dreamers" by Martin Stadius. Great read with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-09-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,554
Posted By dammitdave
Not that funny, HH

The problem is that the joke's on us. In the last four years the additional fees(read taxes) seem to have become a routine for state government. Rather than a short term fix for specific problems,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-04-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,579
Posted By dammitdave
Don't ask me how I know........

:rofl:rofl:rofl.......I ended up rolling it backwards using the front tire for a lever and lifting the luggage rack at the same time; about 3/4" at a time initially, but when I calmed down a little I...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-20-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,323
Posted By dammitdave
Oooo, Oooo, Oooooo!

I like the visual HW and thanks everyone for contributing to this thread. I'm getting a free 76csx as an upgrade to my 1998 12XL. The 12XL has about 8yrs of banging around in sailboats, canoes and...
Forum: Ride reports 12-12-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 16,909
Posted By dammitdave
Great Stuff Indeed!!!

Thanks for posting up. It has been 40yrs since I've been in that area but it is cemented in my memory for a reason. 'Beautiful and varied country that you have presented so well. Thanks again for...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 8,926
Posted By dammitdave
But wait....!

Yes, it's yet another tax. I'm sure that Olympia will do away with the gas tax as revenue begins to come in from the new mileage tax. Gotta go now, Santa Clause is coming to my house early - and...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-29-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,332
Posted By dammitdave
Thanks for Posting This!

Good ride and great photos...I really like the look of the forested areas. If only school geography classes had been this interesting. Thanks again, DD
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-28-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,388
Posted By dammitdave
Miss that country......

Squonker, 'Haven't been to the Caribou in ages. Your write-up tugs at me while the sleet falls outside. Great descriptions and photos.....Thanks for posting this. DD
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-20-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,212
Posted By dammitdave
More Dirt!

Good advice from Gregulator! If it doesn't snow(and it's not predicted) you can ride from Hoodsport to Pleasant Harbor on forest roads. 5 miles North on 101, pick up the Dosewallips Rd in Brinnon...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-15-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 13,340
Views: 795,295
Posted By dammitdave
My hat's off to ya!!!

These guys are real heroes. They got that way by doing what needed to be done, when it had to be done, in the face of significant risk, because that's what you do. Period
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-08-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,289
Posted By dammitdave
Thanks Tom!

Wonderful images of a beautiful area.....Thanks for posting up your work! dd
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-26-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,002
Posted By dammitdave
Great Ride!

Wansfel, Thanks for posting this! Glad the new bike is everything you wished for. The fall colors along these routes look fantastic. Slowed by windfalls on the Lolo in 2013, I did a lot of engine...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-26-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,209
Posted By dammitdave
Thanks fella's!

Thanks Red Menace for posting up and thanks Wachs et al for the history. It's somewhat heartbreaking to think of the back-breaking work those pioneers did in vain. Thanks again, DD
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-20-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,340
Posted By dammitdave
I'm in....

O.k. dammit, you've got me hooked. Looking at Google Earth and an old version of TOPO, with an older Metzger map for reference, I've worked up a good gps route to Frankfort. The route to Camp Brix...
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