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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-05-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 35,617
Views: 9,006,452
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
This is pretty much where I am. Some have told...

This is pretty much where I am. Some have told me I need to get a bigger, faster, etc. bike. I'm fine enjoying the breeze and not being in a cage on a slow cruiser :D I also had a Roketa 150cc...
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 104,069
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Thanks for a great write-up! I'll have to wait a...

Thanks for a great write-up! I'll have to wait a while to do this, but it's in the plans now :wink:
Forum: Road warriors 11-02-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 104,069
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I'm looking forward to it - Thanks :D

I'm looking forward to it - Thanks :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-01-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 15,448
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I took the BRC a few years ago as my gateway into...

I took the BRC a few years ago as my gateway into motorcycles. The first motorcycle I ever rode was a somewhat beat up Kawasaki Eliminator 125 and I had a blast :D

I was going to take the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-01-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,292
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Many years ago in Arizona near Greer, AZ I found...

Many years ago in Arizona near Greer, AZ I found a perfectly good alarm clock :D
Forum: Face plant 11-01-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,374
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I lived in Vegas and I know that area well. ...

I lived in Vegas and I know that area well. Thanks for a great write-up, good analysis, and good pics! I hope you heal quickly and I'm glad you weren't left out there all alone for long.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-31-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 473,772
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
My V-Star 650 comes with this from the factory. ...

My V-Star 650 comes with this from the factory. The headlight is on along with the front turn signals which makes quite a nice triangle :wink:
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-31-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 773
Views: 104,069
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Can you post some pics? I could use a set of...

Can you post some pics? I could use a set of lowers and I'm financially challenged if you know what I mean :wink:
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-29-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 473,772
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I've used it as well and I think it would work...

I've used it as well and I think it would work pretty well even with a fixed fairing. You're looking for lateral motion to break you out of the background :)

Just in case someone doesn't know...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-26-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,687
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Thanks! I would go get a lotto ticket if it...

Thanks! I would go get a lotto ticket if it weren't 3+ hours to the closest place I could buy one :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-26-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,687
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Thanks for sharing all your stories, everyone! ...

Thanks for sharing all your stories, everyone! I've got some great news about my saddlebag:

I FINALLY GOT IT BACK :happay

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3935/15613531406_d99deda432_z.jpg
by...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,687
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Thanks and I sure will :D

Thanks and I sure will :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-20-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,687
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Lost and Found - Longest time from loss to recovery?

I have a new personal record for longest time from when I lost something to when it's been returned. Just over two years :D

I moved up here to central Utah a bit over two years ago. Not long...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-20-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 225,140
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Thread resurrection time! It's been a while and...

Thread resurrection time! It's been a while and I suspect there's a few new things :)

I recently nearly hit a coyote. They're not really rare around here, but you don't usually see them crossing...
Forum: Hacks 09-30-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 6,729
Views: 2,523,144
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
You have to upload it somewhere else like smugmug...

You have to upload it somewhere else like smugmug and then link it here :thumb

Here's a link to the instructions for posting pics :wink:
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=919
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-11-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 176,822
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Great to see you back posting :D

Great to see you back posting :D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-22-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3,829
Views: 863,852
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I lived in Vegas for eight years and went out to...

I lived in Vegas for eight years and went out to the Little A'Le'Inn quite a few times. Nice scenery :D
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-15-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 176,822
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Good to see you out there in January! We've been...

Good to see you out there in January! We've been up into the 50's down here in Price and I think a lot of people are confused by that :lol3 Heck, I'm out riding most days even if it's just around...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-11-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 9,936
Views: 2,042,518
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I'm in Central Utah. It's winter. We've warmed...

I'm in Central Utah. It's winter. We've warmed up to lows in the 20's and highs in the 30's. People continue to ask if I'm cold :lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-02-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 1,606
Views: 368,708
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
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<object width="640" height="360"><param name="movie" value="//www.youtube.com/v/CEJnDKe4WQY?hl=en_US&amp;version=3&amp;rel=0"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param...
Forum: Road warriors 12-27-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 104,069
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/81FZxWeJpuL....

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/81FZxWeJpuL._SX522_.jpg

There are oil filter relocation kits because of that exhaust issue - the pic above shows one. Amazon.com has this one for example for...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-26-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 111,256
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
https://scontent-a-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/1...

https://scontent-a-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/1533908_556904567726989_408160011_n.jpg

Found on the Facebook page for BMW Motorcycles of Las Vegas - click here...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-07-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 1,344
Views: 305,700
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
RRR - Thanks for a great thread! I've been...

RRR - Thanks for a great thread! I've been lurking on this one for a while now. I got the riding bug back in Vegas a couple years ago and I've put quite a few miles on my V-Star 650 since then. I...
Forum: Road warriors 12-03-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 8,921
Views: 1,424,050
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
http://www.motorcyclespecs.co.za/Classic/Ural%20Ge...

http://www.motorcyclespecs.co.za/Classic/Ural%20Gear-Up%20Sahara.jpg

Right now I want a Ural Gear-up because it's still snowing and I hate not being able to ride.
...
Forum: Road warriors 11-21-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 104,069
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Congrats on a great deal! Have a blast :D

Congrats on a great deal! Have a blast :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-19-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,291
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I really don't think this guy has any idea of the...

I really don't think this guy has any idea of the trouble he's in. It would be one thing to be speeding, but felony evading isn't something they play around about. And I want to see what the fine...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-17-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 225,140
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
This thread needs to come back to life, so BUMP...

This thread needs to come back to life, so BUMP :D

So far I think the strangest thing I almost hit would have to be a single new looking shoe in the middle of the highway. Not too strange, but...
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 8,921
Views: 1,424,050
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
http://parrotheadjeff.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/...

http://parrotheadjeff.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/DSCF0487RC-640x483.jpg

I do believe I'm going to either sell or trade my V-Star to get a used TW200 come spring time :D
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 16,097
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Thanks, guys :thumb

Thanks, guys :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 16,097
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I think it's time this thread got a bit of a bump...

I think it's time this thread got a bit of a bump :D

I also had a couple of new pics to share and a couple of questions to ask. I figure we'll do the pics first.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-27-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 23,999
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I like it, whatever it's called[/QUOTE] That's...

I like it, whatever it's called[/QUOTE]
That's actually a V-Star 650 Classic which is quite affordable :D Blue Collar Bobbers (http://bluecollarbobbers.com/) has quite a few kits for many bikes you...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-25-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 23,999
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
http://bluecollarbobbers.com/media/bcb-style/bike-...

http://bluecollarbobbers.com/media/bcb-style/bike-gallery/yamaha/vstar61.jpg

I'm thinking about doing something similar to this with my V-Star. There's no change to the frame, steering, or...
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 264,962
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
SIERRA HOTEL!!! Congratulations, Doug :thumb

SIERRA HOTEL!!! Congratulations, Doug :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2013, 10:12 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 264,962
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Doug! Spotwalla shows you not too far away from...

Doug! Spotwalla shows you not too far away from me here in Price, UT :D

Best wishes for a safe trip and watch out for the rain :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 08-15-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 8,921
Views: 1,424,050
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Uh-huh. I see the water tank is where the gas...

Uh-huh. I see the water tank is where the gas tank is on modern bikes, but where do you load the coal? :)[/QUOTE]

It goes down there where you'd normally have a crank shaft and pistons :lol3
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-15-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2,067
Views: 563,913
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
I thought I remembered seeing that! I've only...

I thought I remembered seeing that! I've only lived in Price, UT for a little over a year, but I remember having gone by there. I can tell it's been closed for quite a while - just look at the gas...
Forum: Road warriors 08-15-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8,921
Views: 1,424,050
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
https://sphotos-b-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/p4...

https://sphotos-b-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/p480x480/969754_593270840697410_1605463782_n.jpg

I want something simple and fun like this :thumb
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-12-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 35,617
Views: 9,006,452
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Yep - I'm following him on Facebook :wink:

Yep - I'm following him on Facebook :wink:
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-11-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 35,617
Views: 9,006,452
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Gotta love the axe, extra lights, knobbies, and...

Gotta love the axe, extra lights, knobbies, and the winch :thumb
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-08-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3,829
Views: 863,852
Posted By ParrotheadJeff
Awesome :D

Awesome :D
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