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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Today, 10:39 AM
Replies: 46
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Posted By Guy Young
Kevin, glad to see you were able to get out for a...

Kevin, glad to see you were able to get out for a bit.

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-25-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3,356
Views: 126,466
Posted By Guy Young
Kevin, plan on being there for the earlier...

Kevin, plan on being there for the earlier viewing. Still not comfortable driving after dark.

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-24-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3,356
Views: 126,466
Posted By Guy Young
Amen to that. .

Amen to that.

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-24-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3,356
Views: 126,466
Posted By Guy Young
Kevin, Terribly sorry to hear of your loss....

Kevin,
Terribly sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this difficult time.

We're all here on borrowed time, and unfortunately, come with an expiration...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-23-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Is it impervious to oil/gas(oline)? Saw no...

Is it impervious to oil/gas(oline)?

Saw no comments/specs on that in the their advertising brochures.... unless I missed it.

????????????

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-22-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Please keep us informed of your journey. Might...

Please keep us informed of your journey. Might try to do something stoopid and hook up with ya'll for an eyeball somewhere.

I can recommend an exit off of 40 in/near Asheville for gas and a break...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-22-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Tommy, fooked up on the "verbal" with regard to...

Tommy, fooked up on the "verbal" with regard to location, but the vid set me straight. Somehow, someway - I will be there. That's one of my most favorite places to ride. Lots of good memories down...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-21-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Got caught up in making the video play and...

Got caught up in making the video play and confused myself (easily done).

Yeah, I miss John too. He was one of the first people I met at the very first RWTW Rally I went to back when the earth was...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-20-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Sorry..... Helen.

Sorry.....

Helen.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-19-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
2016 COG National

Word out of Cortez, CO, site of this year's COG National, that next year's National will be in Athens, GA.

Historically, the next rally is announced during the present year's Rally banquet dinner....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-18-2015, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3,356
Views: 126,466
Posted By Guy Young
Funny, page just flipped to 205. Hope that's a...

Funny, page just flipped to 205. Hope that's a sign of something positive.

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-14-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Just finished cutting the yard. I think I need to...

Just finished cutting the yard. I think I need to borrow that...... the one with the water included.

:rofl

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-13-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Went out a little earlier for a short ride on the...

Went out a little earlier for a short ride on the Connie, and yes - it was hot.

Hope ya'll make it back safe and sound.

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-13-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Chuck, the original owner whacked it off after an...

Chuck, the original owner whacked it off after an apparent "oops." I simply took advantage of it out of necessity. All the weight on the rear rack from the "real" camping gear back then was causing...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-13-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
I thought it a pretty nice pic too. Still looking...

I thought it a pretty nice pic too. Still looking for the slide tray with the rest of the pics from that trip. Unfortunately, my wife has this obsession about moving stuff for no particular...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-13-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
And what will you be breathing during the...

And what will you be breathing during the painting process?

Will need an exhaust system AND walls stout enough to not collapse in on themselves.

Or

Just take a deep breath and hold it for as...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-13-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Back in that era (mid-70's), it would have been a...

Back in that era (mid-70's), it would have been a "movie," 8mm, or super 8. :lol3

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-13-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Another pix I found when sorting through the...

Another pix I found when sorting through the slides... a Margay-framed kart powered by a 500cc Kaw. H1 engine I built while at the Kaw dealer in Lynchburg. I made up a special 3 into 1 chambered...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-12-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Had to laugh. When digging through some of the...

Had to laugh. When digging through some of the slides looking for the train pix, happened to find these...... my old 305 Scrambler and I doin' stoopid stuff out on the farm I was renting.
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-12-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Found the slides of the ride from Lynchburg to...

Found the slides of the ride from Lynchburg to Crewe. Bear with me as I am just trying out a new slide scanner, so the images, while ancient, aren't the best. Still have a ton to scan, but figured...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-12-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
I was fortunate to be able to ride the last run...

I was fortunate to be able to ride the last run of N&W's Pocahontas from Lynchburg to Crewe back in the 70's with my family in a former life. It was pulled with a steam loco, but not this one. Drove...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-09-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3,356
Views: 126,466
Posted By Guy Young
Dammit! Where in Hades is that Staples Easy...

Dammit!

Where in Hades is that Staples Easy button for life to make all this heart wrenching, life changing stuff just go away?

Thoughts and prayers still coming your way, and will continue to...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-09-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
It's on Replete Road off of Rte. 20 out of Hacker...

It's on Replete Road off of Rte. 20 out of Hacker Valley.

http://gbyoung2.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Canaan-03-20-09/i-6qGQFj6/0/XL/pickens%20024-XL.jpg
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-07-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
This may not be the best place to post this, but,...

This may not be the best place to post this, but, gonna do it anyway because of their accomplishments.

The Tony Awards just got a little more personal. One of our relative's (sister-in-law)...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-05-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
http://www.cmsnl.com/products/50301-268-010-race_5...

http://www.cmsnl.com/products/50301-268-010-race_50301268000/#.VXIaadJViko

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-05-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Same deal Chuck - tapered roller or ball....

Same deal Chuck - tapered roller or ball. Typically, they all have a standard base number.

Admittedly, these have more than four characters, but the gist of the numbering scheme is the same.
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-05-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
99% of the bearings out there are common, or a...

99% of the bearings out there are common, or a variation of an existing one.

Look on the bearing for (typically) a four digit number. That's the "base" number. There may be a prefix, or a suffix...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-05-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Nope, different company. Commercial is down...

Nope, different company. Commercial is down further off Magnolia St. on Rady Street. They're on the immediate left after you bear right off of Magnolia.

Buttons can be replaced. :lol3

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-05-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Prolly.... as a lot of them probably do. Issue...

Prolly.... as a lot of them probably do. Issue would be the jigging to secure the rotor so it could be machined correctly. Might not be economically feasible for them, and/or the customer to work...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-05-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
The early Concours (pre-94) had a similar issue....

The early Concours (pre-94) had a similar issue. The rotors were solidly bolted to the wheel, and they would warp.... causing an irritating chatter/vibration when the front brakes were applied.
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-04-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
That would be angels, but knew what you meant....

That would be angels, but knew what you meant. Regardless, guess that means the heathens amongst us are screwed....... eh? :cry

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-03-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Hate re-typing shite........... ...

Hate re-typing shite...........

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=26888751&postcount=33616

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-03-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Actually, I don't. I just want his tank out...

Actually, I don't.

I just want his tank out of here before something happens to it.

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-03-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
......... and the tank is sitting in my garage...

......... and the tank is sitting in my garage and looks like $hit!

I am not worthy.

Please come get it before I (Heaven forbid) scratch it.... or something worse.

Had NO idea you were going...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-03-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Funny how things come about and we occasionally...

Funny how things come about and we occasionally run into people from a long time ago.

Got a FB PM from a fella that was one of my (younger) daughter's soccer coaches back when the earth was still...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-03-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Yeah, I can recall getting chastised by someone...

Yeah, I can recall getting chastised by someone because I rode my KLR on a COG ride up on the BRP.... because I was leading the ride and was the AAD (Assistant Area Director), AD (Area Director), or...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-03-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Had planned on it, but then my wife reminded me...

Had planned on it, but then my wife reminded me that it was Father's Day w/e and Gretchen is planning on coming up from SC, and Megan may be coming down from MD....... ~20 miles from Russell's.
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-03-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
LOL!, I reckon you do; been on enough rides...

LOL!, I reckon you do; been on enough rides together.

That was a grab shot, for sure. As usual, had my camera, saw that unfolding before me, and couldn't resist...... even tho' I knew it could be...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-02-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
I thought the roads that were laid out over...

I thought the roads that were laid out over reclaimed land to be fun. There were elevation changes in a rolling, teasing sort of way. The "killers" were the ones where you made a uphill grade change,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-02-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 34,063
Views: 2,154,100
Posted By Guy Young
Actually, the SE corner of the state has some...

Actually, the SE corner of the state has some pretty interesting roads..... especially in the Burr Oak State Park area. COG actually had a regional rally there a LONG time ago. Good time and was able...
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