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Forum: The Garage 11-19-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,640
Posted By Cheddarhead
No specific knowledge...

Of a dealer that meets your criteria...but...

I've had pretty good luck using TrueCar. It's a website that will give you some insight into what transactions are actually occurring in your...
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,768
Posted By Cheddarhead
Been there, Done that...

Last trip up to Mt. Washington Valley, I used my Kili Jacket...I was out in NE for several months, but didn't bring my ski gear out in the summer.

The jacket was a Kili "AIR"...which flowed a lot...
Forum: Equipment 11-07-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 936
Posted By Cheddarhead
How "collapsible" does it need to be?

You might consider a "Polar Cooler" which can do double-duty...as a carry-on bag for the flight over and then as a seat bag for while on-tour...if you're "not" riding 2 up.

No ties to the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-06-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
It isn't about the $$$$

Selling price is relevant only to the buyer and seller...I agree. That isn't the point I raised.

What I was referring to was tying the "sold" post back to the item(s) offered for sale...because...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-03-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
"What..." one wonders...

Was purchased...or sold.

I appreciate it when somebody updates a thread to indicated that an item is no longer available....:deal

...but it would be (even more) helpful if an extract (quote)...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-22-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Following up....

I can put you in touch with a seller who's looking to move a Yahama FZ6...which I'd describe as Yamaha's equivalent to the Honda Nighthawk...a "standard" I4 with fairly relaxed / friendly ergo's....
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-22-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Needs more info...

...about your Dad...his riding experience to date...etc.

How tall is he? Inseam? Seat height is / can be a big deal, especially for new riders...or those returning to riding after an extended...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-03-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Transport help...

I'll be up in the Eagle River area sometime within the next couple of weeks...I could trailer a bike up there...or from there back to the Milwaukee area...

Happy to help / paying it forward...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-28-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
PM Sent (Apologies for thread hijack...)

Robb:
Interested in your NX. Sent you a PM. Thanks!

Charlie
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-28-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,734
Posted By Cheddarhead
Hmmmm....

Thinking I might head over for Sat / Sat night...then swing over to Blackhawk Farms on Sunday, where a group of friends are doing a track day.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-26-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,734
Posted By Cheddarhead
Any options for...

Hammock - camping?
Forum: Equipment 08-05-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,628
Posted By Cheddarhead
My choice of helmet is...

either an RF1XXX or a Neotec.

I wear either the white or the solid (non-Hi Viz) yellow...which is probably pretty close to a "school bus" yellow.

I've added some small retro-reflective...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-30-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
In the area this weekend...

...kind of, anyway. Heading up to Three Lakes. Will you be around to show it Friday afternoon?

Also...is this version street-legal?

Will send contact info via PM.
Forum: The Garage 07-29-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,041
Posted By Cheddarhead
Excavation party?

Perhaps you could invite Ed and Matt over to dig a new bed with their MX bikes....


Should make for an interesting YouTube moment...especially when they eventually "break through" and find the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-24-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 13,773
Posted By Cheddarhead
SE WI to Boston MA on 27 June...

...via I-80...in my car.

I can accomodate items small...a suitcase or such.

Will be departing MA on the 5th, arriving (after several stops) around the 10th of July.

PM me with details if...
Forum: Beasts 06-23-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 766
Posted By Cheddarhead
First things first...

1. Glad that you're alright / able to write about the accident!

2. I'd want to make sure that there isn't any latent / structural damage to the bike...such as damage to the triple-tree, the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-11-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By Cheddarhead
Sunday "is" Fathers Day...unfortunate that you...

Sunday "is" Fathers Day...unfortunate that you can't share "this" day with your son.

Option #1: June Sprints at Road America: Not riding...and definitely not fishing...but a good time,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-09-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Moto: The K1000 was "the" workhorse 35mm SLR. The...

Moto: The K1000 was "the" workhorse 35mm SLR. The TTL (through the lens) light meter is simple, but highly effective. When using "available" light, you can easily adjust the shutter speed and...
Forum: Americas 05-16-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By Cheddarhead
The route east from western WY to the Land 'O...

The route east from western WY to the Land 'O Cheddar really has two facets...the ride to western SD and the Badlands has much to see...and the terrain / riding is great. Once you get an hour east of...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-25-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-15-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 13,773
Posted By Cheddarhead
WI to SW FL in two weeks...

Driving from MKE to Naples on / about 4 May...returning 11 May.

No trailer...but I will have rear seat / trunk space for stuff.

PM me for details if interested...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-15-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
PM Sent...

Robb:

Address? Would love to come by / test ride...

Will send you a PM...

Thx!
Forum: The Garage 04-14-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,204
Posted By Cheddarhead
Front / Rear Tanks...

Mine (a '90...) had a rocker switch on the dash to switch between front and rear tanks.

Interestingly...it also had a 5 speed Mazda manual tranny. Had an issue with the 5th / OD and it took...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-14-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 334
Posted By Cheddarhead
Road America Superbike - SUBWAY Coupons. Who needs one?

Saw (somewhere) on ADV where inmates are looking for the official SUBWAY Coupons for this years' Superbike events at RoadAmerica in Elkhart Lake WI (May 30 - June 1).

I found some of these at the...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-23-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By Cheddarhead
(Bump)

Any ideas?
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-19-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By Cheddarhead
I am in N. Naples...

Apologies...thought I'd replied already!

Willing to travel if / as necessary for this learning opportunity.

I am in N. Naples...just off of US 41 (Tamiani Trail) at Wiggins Bay rd...the...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-15-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By Cheddarhead
Interesting complication....

Noticed that the local Condo Ass'n has a posting of "Do's and Don'ts" in the public area...

Appears that "auto repair" is on the "Don't" list here. Inasmuch as I am a guest here, I will likely...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-13-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By Cheddarhead
N. Naples / Bonita Springs area...

I purchased new rotors / ceramic pads etc...figured I'd take this on myself...but would welcome knowledgeable guidance / support...and pay for same, either in cash or a nice bottle of Breckenridge...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-10-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By Cheddarhead
Shade Tree Mechanic / Auto Repair recommendations SW Florida

Appears that my 2009 Sonata needs brakes...

Will likely do all four wheels...new rotors and pads.

Anybody local?

TIA!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-26-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,798
Posted By Cheddarhead
"Secondary Power" Strategy is appropriate...

This includes power for heating, electricity, and lighting / plumbing functions.

If you're going to take up residence for weeks / months at a time...it makes sense to wire in a standby...
Forum: Vendors 12-21-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 694
Views: 158,869
Posted By Cheddarhead
In for two (2) of the Originals...

Looks like a great Stocking Stuffer for my Daughter / S-I-L who like to hike and camp in Tahoe...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 12-20-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By Cheddarhead
Awesome!

I'll send you a PM with contact info etc...

Very cool!
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 12-19-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By Cheddarhead
Help an inmate? Tent-space in / around Orlando...

First-world problem, to be sure...but figured it wouldn't hurt to ask.

I'm looking for couch space / tent space for two or three nights...from the 30th of December through to the 2nd of January.
...
Forum: Equipment 12-16-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By Cheddarhead
Kili AIR

I found the Kili AIR to be a great jacket...lots and lots of airflow when the liner was out, but warm enough that it served double-duty as a ski parka when needed.

I'll be posting gear for sale...
Forum: The Garage 12-13-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,634
Posted By Cheddarhead
"Before" and "After" videos are mandatory. ...

"Before" and "After" videos are mandatory. :deal
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-04-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Any possibility of getting this to northern...

Any possibility of getting this to northern Indiana? I-80 anywhere in-state?
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-25-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Please email pics of the XT to me at...

Please email pics of the XT to me at cap53188@gmail.com Thanks!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-27-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Tow service

I'll likely be driving from Milwaukee to Boston in the next couple of weeks...skirting the southern border of Michigan along the Indiana tollway.

I'll drag the unit over for the price of tolls...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-26-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Ride and Fly option...

If you are thinking about other options...I have some Vacation Time squirreled away. If it's road-worthy / up to the trip, I'll ride your V-Strom out for you for the cost of a return air flight and...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-25-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4,517
Views: 718,832
Posted By Cheddarhead
Dammitall....stupid dial-up internet connection! ...

Dammitall....stupid dial-up internet connection! :rofl
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