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Forum: Trip Planning 09-11-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,394
Posted By swoody126
Cpap noob here

3 weeks ago, when i got the results from the sleep study, i went on the search for a battery powered/rechargeable unit

specifically, one that was compact

the TRANSCEND EZEX unit, which i got,...
Forum: The Garage 09-11-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 944
Views: 165,209
Posted By swoody126
having used pneumatic tools, to earn wages, i...

having used pneumatic tools, to earn wages, i have had/used a bunch of them

for home/hobby use, i have settled on IR pneumatics, from other discount outlets

UNTIL i was introduced to a better...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-10-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 69,873
Posted By swoody126
SOUND, SANE SOLUTION :clap

SOUND, SANE SOLUTION :clap
Forum: Hacks 09-10-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6,444
Views: 2,377,935
Posted By swoody126
LINK VISITED it is just down the road from...

LINK VISITED

it is just down the road from me & i have that day open

thanks for the reminder

sw & chili, the wonder monkey(in training)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-10-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 7,188
Views: 2,405,020
Posted By swoody126
me tinks that road runs between T-HELL-U-RIDE &...

me tinks that road runs between T-HELL-U-RIDE & DALLAS DIVIDE :p3rry
Forum: Equipment 09-09-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 37,921
Posted By swoody126
bought a set for the KLR650, to MOTO-CAMP around...

bought a set for the KLR650, to MOTO-CAMP around TEXAS & ARKANSAS

http://i1298.photobucket.com/albums/ag60/swoody126/MOTORCYCLES/riograndeconfluence_zpsf263c8fe.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 09-09-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,785
Posted By swoody126
which ever way you end up going, it is important...

which ever way you end up going, it is important to secure the fender bag on the fender

i file 4 notches where the hooks go around the edges, which keeps the bag from loosening & sliding off
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-09-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2,053
Views: 550,970
Posted By swoody126
looks like a DR350 the side stand switch is...

looks like a DR350

the side stand switch is one of the first things to go

they are forever causing trouble

un bolt it, cut the wires & solder them together

been there suffered that...
Forum: Equipment 09-05-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 2,524
Views: 962,113
Posted By swoody126
:thumb glad you made a connection i,...

:thumb

glad you made a connection

i, sometimes, forget just how much this forum is INTERNATIONAL

sw
Forum: Equipment 09-04-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 2,524
Views: 962,113
Posted By swoody126
WELCOME your observations are spot on ...

WELCOME

your observations are spot on

if you will edit your avatar, w/ your location, the rest of us will have an idea where you are and can offer more appropriate responses to your queries
...
Forum: Equipment 09-04-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2,524
Views: 962,113
Posted By swoody126
these items are very good for tools AND they will...

these items are very good for tools AND they will hold a MSR FUEL BOTTLE

they were originally designed to carry documentation for the agriculture industry

for a less expensive source
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-03-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7,188
Views: 2,405,020
Posted By swoody126
first time i was on that bit of road was in a...

first time i was on that bit of road was in a rent car :eek1

way more fun on 2-wheels! :clap
Forum: Americas 08-23-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 792
Posted By swoody126
goto: hennesseehammocks. com different sizes...

goto: hennesseehammocks. com

different sizes for different weight/size campers

HH hammocks incl everything

hammock, netting enclosure, fly & suspension components

pack size is remarkably...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-21-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,385
Posted By swoody126
i did it a few years back (2001-2005?) on a...

i did it a few years back (2001-2005?) on a KLR650 and it was a hand full

i would probably advise against trying it on a GS, w/o lotsa help along...

sw
Forum: Americas 08-21-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 792
Posted By swoody126
i have, recently, outfitted my kit w/ a HAMMOCK ...

i have, recently, outfitted my kit w/ a HAMMOCK

sure is cooler than a tent

any temps below about 65-70 require an insulating pad, under me

any, ANY, breeze cools the whole body :thumb
...
Forum: Trip Planning 08-19-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,865
Posted By swoody126
do you mean a POUCH? like the ones on...

do you mean a POUCH?

like the ones on MIL-SPEC vests?

where military personnel keep their ID's
Forum: Equipment 08-19-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 858
Posted By swoody126
"Q" is the 60 spread unit more for DAYTIME...

"Q"

is the 60 spread unit more for DAYTIME CONSPICUITY, than NIGHT TIME ILLUMINATION?

just a ponderment

sw
Forum: Trip Planning 08-18-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,865
Posted By swoody126
having a list of meds was very helpful, just glad...

having a list of meds was very helpful, just glad i was conscious to be able to direct the 1st responders to it

next move was ROAD-ID

now wearing MEDIC ALERT BRACELET w/: name, critical drug...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-18-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 129,618
Posted By swoody126
@ 2.6#/5 weeks ...

@ 2.6#/5 weeks

http://i1298.photobucket.com/albums/ag60/swoody126/PATIENCE/monkeyintraining_zps61ea8c4f.jpeg...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-18-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2,053
Views: 550,970
Posted By swoody126
one of the few PURE GASOLINE sources near DFW ...

one of the few PURE GASOLINE sources near DFW

exit 1, I-35 north bound, just across the RED RIVER, in OKLAHOMA
...
Forum: The Garage 08-17-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 944
Views: 165,209
Posted By swoody126
i see you used U-BOLTS for your tie down points ...

i see you used U-BOLTS for your tie down points

your TIE DOWNS will fit, nicely, in holes drilled along the edge of the table and you can avoid the U-BOLTS, which used to get in my way...
...
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By swoody126
i use SMART-WOOL liners inside my ELK SKIN ROPERS...

i use SMART-WOOL liners inside my ELK SKIN ROPERS

layering has been a habit, for a long time

sw
Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 27,285
Posted By swoody126
my DR350 was built/farkled with the TAT & CDR in...

my DR350 was built/farkled with the TAT & CDR in mind

http://i1298.photobucket.com/albums/ag60/swoody126/tree%20fiddy/loadedtreefiddyonthebeach_zpsb850a892.jpeg...
Forum: Americas 08-17-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By swoody126
a little more information about your quest please...

a little more information about your quest please

distances down here are much greater than most north easterners can fathom

are you thinking BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, BIG BEND RANCH STATE PARK &...
Forum: Americas 08-17-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 792
Posted By swoody126
one of your first needs is a BUTLER MAPS OZARKS...

one of your first needs is a BUTLER MAPS OZARKS MAP

http://www.butlermaps.com/motorcycle-road-maps/ozarks-map/

this map, made by motorcyclists for motorcyclists will help you sort out what you...
Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 27,285
Posted By swoody126
+2

+2
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,856
Posted By swoody126
i, too, have been using a trail jack made from an...

i, too, have been using a trail jack made from an aluminum crutch

http://i1298.photobucket.com/albums/ag60/swoody126/MOTORCYCLES/crutchbikepropseparated_zpsb3e7edab.jpeg...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 10,624
Posted By swoody126
"WHITE GAS" back in the day, was UNLEADED GAS ...

"WHITE GAS" back in the day, was UNLEADED GAS

they used a red/pink dye in LEADED GAS

no dye in UNLEADED, therefore, WHITE GAS

IMHO, combined w/ my feeble remembery

what do you buy @ the...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,513
Posted By swoody126
GREAT QUEST/GOAL!!! until recently, i used a...

GREAT QUEST/GOAL!!!

until recently, i used a similar set up on my DR350

i used the NOMAD RIDER "OUT N BACK", TANK BAG & an ORTLIEB DUFFEL to haul my HH SAFARI DELUXE & over night gear
...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,989
Posted By swoody126
been really happy w/ the FLY TREKKER DOT &...

been really happy w/ the FLY TREKKER

DOT & ECE

full face, full shield, visor, good vent system, removable/washable liner

bought it in 2012 & still happy w/ it

rode it on a 4k+mile/all...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 858
Posted By swoody126
don't forget to PROTECT YOUR "6" i got a...

don't forget to PROTECT YOUR "6"

i got a unit from the trucking industry to mount on the back of the tub

i've been told it is very effective
...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By swoody126
i use 30 gal barrels for trash, in my barn i...

i use 30 gal barrels for trash, in my barn

i line them with plastic bags, held on w/ bungees

for tyre changing, i have a swimming pool noodle, split down the side, over the top edge
...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,732
Posted By swoody126
the OP has no suspension, which negates any...

the OP has no suspension, which negates any weight savings, IMHO

the 4x8 flatbed suggestion is SOUND

CRAIGSLIST has a plethora of used trailers

a small flatbed/boat/PWC trailer can be had...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 10,624
Posted By swoody126
SVEA 123! anvil simple, comes w/...

SVEA 123!

anvil simple, comes w/ cleaning/repair tools & a tiny pot w/ handle

you might want to add to it would be a Nalgene fuel dropper(REI) for getting it started more easier & safer
...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,235
Posted By swoody126
bought a FLY RACING TREKKER DS helmet 2012 ...

bought a FLY RACING TREKKER DS helmet 2012

http://www.flyracing.com/product/street/apparel/helmets/trekker-helmet/207/black

DOT & ECE certified

so far, it has served me consistently well
...
Forum: The Garage 08-14-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 944
Views: 165,209
Posted By swoody126
ditto!

ditto!
Forum: Equipment 08-07-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 2,524
Views: 962,113
Posted By swoody126
there's something to be said about the KLR and...

there's something to be said about the KLR and other "primitive" DS rides, like my old DR350

the OLD SCHOOL/FIX IN THE FIELD/MAINTAIN ON THE TRAIL... machines have a lot of appeal to many :clap
...
Forum: Equipment 08-06-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2,524
Views: 962,113
Posted By swoody126
i SCRATCH mine daily :rofl

i SCRATCH mine daily :rofl
Forum: Trip Planning 08-06-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 40,139
Posted By swoody126
an interesting, to me, side note on TYVEK ...

an interesting, to me, side note on TYVEK

NOAA is making MARINE NAVIGATION CHARTS on TYVEK :clap

nice having waterproof charts that resist tearing :thumb

these are similar to the maps BUTLER...
Forum: Trip Planning 08-05-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 40,139
Posted By swoody126
excellent point :clap

excellent point :clap
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