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Forum: Day Trippin' 05-29-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By btretired
Thumb It'll be with him forever!

Awesome for doing this and taking your son. The trip and memories will be with him forever. And maybe the lay the groundwork for his future-- he could find worse things to do than serve..

BT--...
Forum: The Garage 07-17-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,082
Posted By btretired
Hoping this one is our keeper-- 21 years of...

Hoping this one is our keeper-- 21 years of military and couple of moves since. Would like to settle and hang out on our mountaintop..

Plus really good riding around here! :clap
Forum: The Garage 07-14-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,082
Posted By btretired
Exactly no salt. I figured it was a finishing...

Exactly no salt. I figured it was a finishing issue mostly-- so what have you done to repair yours? :ear
Forum: The Garage 07-12-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,082
Posted By btretired
I can see that as a possibility-- after our first...

I can see that as a possibility-- after our first winter here if you don't clear it quick, the snow packs and ices. She probably did that to clear the drive and that is areas where the salt would...
Forum: The Garage 07-12-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,082
Posted By btretired
Taking a dump?? :wink: Be quiet though--...

Taking a dump?? :wink:

Be quiet though-- she's sensitive about the size of her ears! :freaky
Forum: The Garage 07-11-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,082
Posted By btretired
House was built in 05-- in Tehacahpi, CA. We get...

House was built in 05-- in Tehacahpi, CA. We get snow in winter but no salt on roads-- previous owners may have salted driveway. Bought as a short sale when the man died and the wife just kind of...
Forum: The Garage 07-10-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,082
Posted By btretired
Question Any Concrete experts in the house?

Our recently purchased home has some concrete issues in our driveway. I have areas that seem to be “eroding” and causing the concrete to break loose. :huh I’m not sure what season it was poured in...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-29-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 20,147
Posted By btretired
Patience Grasshopper..

Good Job Dave-- I got some 3 levels that need some training-- can I drop them off to you?? :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 08-26-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,286
Posted By btretired
Good job and great that you rode with your Dad...

Good job and great that you rode with your Dad and some of his buds.. Kind of lets you know that Dad wasn't always this guy who made you do shit grwowing up..

I've taken a couple of trips with...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2011, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 604
Posted By btretired
Talking This should be good-- eh? Looking forward to...

This should be good-- eh? Looking forward to seeing ya soon!! :freaky

Enjoy the ride!
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,918
Posted By btretired
Thumb Hiya Gwen-- glad to see this happening!! :D

Hiya Gwen-- glad to see this happening!! :D
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-17-2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,248
Posted By btretired
Thumb :ddog :ear Man I miss CA!!

:ddog




:ear Man I miss CA!!
Forum: Ride reports 05-05-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,168
Posted By btretired
Vance-- just pick it up and throw it over your...

Vance-- just pick it up and throw it over your shoulder and wade acroos-- you'll be fine! :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 05-02-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,168
Posted By btretired
Talking Dude-- your gonna squish it! :huh This...

Dude-- your gonna squish it! :huh

This oughta be good!!
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-20-2011, 08:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,724
Posted By btretired
If you get anywhere near here holler-- I'll show...

If you get anywhere near here holler-- I'll show you some stuff if I can.. :D
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-20-2011, 08:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,724
Posted By btretired
Yea-- I'm sure it's killing ya!! :dizave ...

Yea-- I'm sure it's killing ya!! :dizave

Why is your GPS so complicated?? I can't figure out how to do anything with it.. :norton
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-20-2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,724
Posted By btretired
Talking Little update-- Life has a way of getting in the...

Little update-- Life has a way of getting in the way of riding-- doesn't it.. Haven't been out much over the winter other than a couple of jaunts around town and no picture taking.

Been working on...
Forum: Ride reports 03-20-2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,060
Posted By btretired
Thumb Vander-- good job. :clap Your trip brought back...

Vander-- good job. :clap Your trip brought back many memories from my 4 years in Spain at Torrejon AB. However I was bikeless at the time due to having small children. We did however have 1970 VW...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,081
Posted By btretired
Thumb PM me your shipping info and I'll send you my...

PM me your shipping info and I'll send you my dead one..:deal If we can source this it will benefit all!

Where you at in BC?? :ear I have an Uncle in Lilooet-- he''s a retired Lineman and now has...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-27-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,081
Posted By btretired
Finally..

OK-- so sorry late in reporting back on this. I too was the happy recipient of a ABS relay from Steptoe. :clapI was having issues with mine evidently freezing shut and causing my ABS pump to run...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,081
Posted By btretired
Thumb Arrived in the podunk town of Alamogordo,NM...

Arrived in the podunk town of Alamogordo,NM yesterday. Now if we can warm up a bit I'll get out and put that bitch in!:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 01-27-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,302
Posted By btretired
Talking I'm short legged and would not most likely be...

I'm short legged and would not most likely be able to reach a set in front of the jugs or attached to crash bars I don't have.

I just lay my legs on them-- no issues.:brow
Forum: GS Boxers 01-24-2011, 09:01 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 17,354
Posted By btretired
Outstanding! Patience does have it's place...:D

Outstanding! Patience does have it's place...:D
Forum: GS Boxers 01-23-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,081
Posted By btretired
Wow-- seems to be an issue that no one speaks...

Wow-- seems to be an issue that no one speaks much of..:huh
Forum: GS Boxers 01-23-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,081
Posted By btretired
Thumb Thanks-- I was wondering about that-- and thought...

Thanks-- I was wondering about that-- and thought it should work. Hell it's all apart now-- so sticking it back together should be easy enough. Took awhile to figure out the cover over the relay--...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-23-2011, 07:52 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,081
Posted By btretired
Talking Steptoe-- that is a most excellent offer.:freaky...

Steptoe-- that is a most excellent offer.:freaky I'll PM you my info-- andjust ride the Harley for a bit. Thanks-- BT
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,081
Posted By btretired
Bluhduh One more time

Took Helga out to stretch her legs a bit this afternoon. She has been on the battery tender and voltage is fine. All was well--hitting some dirt roads -- couple of water crossings. About an hour or...
Forum: Ride reports 01-09-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,740
Posted By btretired
Talking :clap Great trip-- this is the way to do it!!

:clap Great trip-- this is the way to do it!!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1,359
Views: 117,987
Posted By btretired
Yes we did--and it was appreciated.. We have now...

Yes we did--and it was appreciated.. We have now relocated to NM and venturing out west..
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1,359
Views: 117,987
Posted By btretired
Thumb The Mrs and I stumbled into Marlington a few...

The Mrs and I stumbled into Marlington a few years back on a trip. If you get a chance go by and see Rosemary and Bob-- great folks. :freaky
...
Forum: The Garage 11-25-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,584
Posted By btretired
Cool2 It's made by Rayovac-- but I cannot find it on...

It's made by Rayovac-- but I cannot find it on their website? :huh

Kids gave it to me for Christmas a couple of years ago..
Forum: The Garage 11-24-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,584
Posted By btretired
Got one-- use it all the time. It's great just...

Got one-- use it all the time. It's great just unplug and walk to where it's needed. Stays on the charger until needed-- and it's got 2 settings--
bright and really really bright!!

I give mine 2...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-21-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 759
Views: 54,536
Posted By btretired
It was a nice leisurely vactaion.. Enjoying the...

It was a nice leisurely vactaion.. Enjoying the sights--and local chow..

http://f-22raptor.smugmug.com/Travel/10-10-Grand-Canyon-and-beyond/IMG6042/1055720740_hz4dV-L.jpg
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-21-2010, 09:05 AM
Replies: 759
Views: 54,536
Posted By btretired
Cool2 Hey Mark-- sorry I'll miss this one but with the...

Hey Mark-- sorry I'll miss this one but with the new move it's a bit far to run.. We did do this last week though-- thought of you..

...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-04-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,040
Posted By btretired
Eh? 150K ride-- that's going to be a long one!! :eek1...

150K ride-- that's going to be a long one!! :eek1

Hi John!! Sorry we'll miss it!

BT
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2010, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,107
Posted By btretired
Cool2 I've had it happen twice on my 01.. :huh ...

I've had it happen twice on my 01.. :huh

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=543310



Same thing-- pull te tank disconnect the battery etc..
After giving it much thought both...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 09-28-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,948
Posted By btretired
Thumb like it--

I got it for the kids in college and my wife who was forever locking her keys in the car. I pulled the same stunt myself earlier this year with a rental. Avis wanted to charge me to come unlock and...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 09-28-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By btretired
Talking Help me decide!

Ok-- the wife and I just moved out here from GA in July.. October is both our birthdays and our anniversary so we always have done some type of ride back east. I have from 9-17 OCT off and would like...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-09-2010, 06:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 23,377
Posted By btretired
Nope-- a freaking jewelers screwdriver-- was I...

Nope-- a freaking jewelers screwdriver-- was I screwed?? :huh
Forum: GS Boxers 09-08-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 23,377
Posted By btretired
Pissed I got less than 50 miles--

I got a brand new one last week--

http://f-22raptor.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Trippin-in-my-new-stompin/Tire-9-4-10-001/994713542_Eaij4-M.jpg

scrubbing it in before a ride the next day-- netted...
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