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Forum: Road warriors 03-13-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 3,603
Views: 989,256
Posted By spoilsport
BMW 2002 R1100S aka Frosty

The women agree, it's a very good looking bike...http://www.waltonstinson.com/FeaturedPhotos/Cat5/i-2Dbzjd8/0/L/wls_20100531_P1010118-L.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-10-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 16,113
Views: 2,548,674
Posted By spoilsport
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-05-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16,113
Views: 2,548,674
Posted By spoilsport
Schuberth C3

$325

Size Medium

I wore this for half a season. It was never dropped, smells good, and is in great condition. It's not perfect (a couple of tiny nicks), but it's very nice. Comes with cloth...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-05-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 16,113
Views: 2,548,674
Posted By spoilsport
Sidi Crossfire size 10 US, euro 44 - black $150

***SOLD***

These are a little dusty but in great shape. Soles are excellent.

http://www.waltonstinson.com/Other/Ebay/i-RnrCrTK/0/M/wls_20140405_P4050910-M.jpg
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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-19-2011, 04:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,255
Posted By spoilsport
I decided to check out Verle's site today and got...

I decided to check out Verle's site today and got the news.

I was a big fan of Verle. Still am. I've read every word of his web site, like many others have I'm sure. I am not one of those who...
Forum: Ride reports 11-02-2011, 05:38 AM
Replies: 2,816
Views: 1,978,153
Posted By spoilsport
Congratulations

Congratulations on your safe return and thank you for sharing your journey. It's been inspirational.
Forum: Vendors 09-03-2011, 06:21 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 14,146
Posted By spoilsport
This is a fantastic magazine. I'm still behind...

This is a fantastic magazine. I'm still behind them 100%. What a stunning job on the first two issues.
Forum: Ride reports 03-28-2011, 02:50 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
I just did the crane migration in Monte Vista....

I just did the crane migration in Monte Vista. That Monarch migration is awesome. I couldn't get that close to the cranes.:hmmmmm

Nice pad you scored. I like those boots, too. I chucked a bit at...
Forum: Ride reports 03-04-2011, 05:54 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
Thanks for the update and report from Panama....

Thanks for the update and report from Panama. Must have been a tough decision to make such a big adjustment to your plans, but sounds like you're satisfied with your new plans and making the most of...
Forum: Ride reports 01-21-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
You better Belize it

Glad to hear u guys enjoyed Belize and got to snorkel, too. Nice underwater pics!
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2010, 04:56 AM
Replies: 413
Views: 64,679
Posted By spoilsport
MCN says it mileage is high, low, avg: 43.7,...

MCN says it mileage is high, low, avg: 43.7, 40.2, 41.4. That ain't bad! Now, gimme ABS, please.
Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2010, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1,266
Views: 293,749
Posted By spoilsport
I like the bags, the ergos and the power. MCN...

I like the bags, the ergos and the power. MCN loves it, too. How come EU gets ABS, and USA not. Probably because kawasquids don't need no stinking abs (but I do).
Forum: Ride reports 11-21-2010, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2,816
Views: 1,978,153
Posted By spoilsport
Hey guys. Yes, keep this epic journey going as...

Hey guys. Yes, keep this epic journey going as long as you're up for it. I'm in!
Forum: Ride reports 11-04-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
You didn't say if the bike still starts. Things...

You didn't say if the bike still starts. Things like this are "almost always" battery problems. For other ideas, check here: http://faq.f650.com/FAQs/StrangeNoises.htm#Noise 5

If you can, check...
Forum: Ride reports 11-02-2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2,816
Views: 1,978,153
Posted By spoilsport
That explains it, a Sigma. I couldn't figure our...

That explains it, a Sigma. I couldn't figure our how you were getting that bokeh from a G11. And the portraits are intimate because you are just two feet away! You obviously prefer the road less...
Forum: Ride reports 11-01-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2,816
Views: 1,978,153
Posted By spoilsport
Love your pics - especially the portraits. Did...

Love your pics - especially the portraits. Did you get another G11?
Forum: Ride reports 10-28-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
Awesome. Give us some more Cervantino! :freaky

Awesome. Give us some more Cervantino! :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 10-28-2010, 05:24 AM
Replies: 2,816
Views: 1,978,153
Posted By spoilsport
It's called a dummy load. The big piece of...

It's called a dummy load. The big piece of equipment on the cart with the two white meters is a vintage Drake L4B 1000 watt linear amplifier. The dummy load is used to tune up or test the amplifier...
Forum: Ride reports 10-26-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2,816
Views: 1,978,153
Posted By spoilsport
Nice ham radio and short wave broadcast...

Nice ham radio and short wave broadcast recordings.:norton Thanks for including the recordings. They add an extra dimension of enjoyment to your posts. The antenna is a Yagi, the Cushcraft X7 yagi -...
Forum: Ride reports 10-23-2010, 04:56 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
Bummer about the bugs and the tent.:puke1 Can...

Bummer about the bugs and the tent.:puke1 Can you fix the tent?
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2010, 04:35 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
That shot has a lot of appeal. Congrats on...

That shot has a lot of appeal. Congrats on winning the photo contest.:clap

Hopefully one of the prizes is shocks. I bet you're going to need some!
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2010, 05:06 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
Zacatecas looks like a very nice place. As you...

Zacatecas looks like a very nice place. As you settle in, would love to see more pics of it.
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
Nice twisties, PS. Kudos to the videographer. I...

Nice twisties, PS. Kudos to the videographer. I noticed you didn't try to throw her off the bike going around those corners. Smart.
Forum: Ride reports 09-10-2010, 07:35 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 54,017
Posted By spoilsport
Looking forward to the first ride report and...

Looking forward to the first ride report and pics, Eric! All the best..:ear
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2010, 05:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,058
Posted By spoilsport
And a few years back, Cycle World picked the...

And a few years back, Cycle World picked the 1150gs as the best sport tourer. How quickly these reviewers forget the versatility and performance of these machines and fall back to their typical...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-20-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1,746
Views: 446,245
Posted By spoilsport
I dropped my bike six times in the first month,...

I dropped my bike six times in the first month, including once on my foot because MSF taught me to use the front brake not the rear.

What I needed to know: Don't use the front brake in a slow...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-18-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 16,113
Views: 2,548,674
Posted By spoilsport
First Gear Denali Jacket - NEW!

SOLDI started with a large and exchanged it for this medium. This fits more like my large Olympia. I am 6' 170lbs and it fits me fine. I bought it last year, but bought a bmw suit the following week....
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2009, 01:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,963
Posted By spoilsport
I have an '02 and it runs great. Mileage is above...

I have an '02 and it runs great. Mileage is above avg and no surging. I think you'll need to find someone who's had both model types, but my take is not to obsess about the year.
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,668
Posted By spoilsport
We beg for an EU Honda, then we complain when we get it

I commuted from Denver to Colorado Springs today on my Transalp. My route was on interstate 25 with a speed limit of 75 and the left lane going 85-95. The alp, with its 600cc engine, was in the left...
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2009, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By spoilsport
the 03's light isn't burned out. We just replaced...

the 03's light isn't burned out. We just replaced it and it still doesn't come on when ignition switch is turned on.

Next step, fuel level sensor?
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By spoilsport
03 dakar panel light question

On my 07 Dakar, the warning lamps light up for a few seconds when I turn on the ignition switch.

My friend's 03 fuel lamp doesn't light when the ignition is turned on, but the other lights do...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 486
Posted By spoilsport
New Savanna Jacket - Do I need Liner?

I just got a near new Savanna jacket with no liners. Is it still possible to buy the liner? Do any other jacket liners fit it? How waterproof is it without the liner? Seems like a nice jacket. I'm...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2009, 06:07 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,992
Posted By spoilsport
A KLR tipover landed on and broke my fifth...

A KLR tipover landed on and broke my fifth metatarsal (Jones fracture). I was wearing BMW touring boots. Have since discovered that most boots provide very weak protection for the fifth, which runs...
Forum: Equipment 02-08-2009, 05:50 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,819
Posted By spoilsport
Yes, it's correct. The radio must be FCC type...

Yes, it's correct. The radio must be FCC type accepted for the service in which it is operated. Since a ham license is intended for experimenters, you can modify and use just about anything in ham...
Forum: Face plant 04-24-2008, 06:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,121
Posted By spoilsport
I think the KLR is great, but a very poor first...

I think the KLR is great, but a very poor first bike. It is tall and very top heavy. Since it is so tall, you can't just put your foot down to compensate for little mistakes and down it goes. My...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-23-2008, 06:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,957
Posted By spoilsport
You're not going to get much support for the TA...

You're not going to get much support for the TA from the US because they're too rare here. The closest relatives here are the Wee and the Versys. But, if Honda did sell them here, they'd be popular....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-12-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,592
Posted By spoilsport
Tenere added. CRF230L added.

Tenere added. CRF230L added.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-06-2008, 08:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,592
Posted By spoilsport
Added - along with the Varadero and KTM 690E

Added - along with the Varadero and KTM 690E
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-05-2008, 07:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,592
Posted By spoilsport
MotoGuzzi added, but I've never heard of the...

MotoGuzzi added, but I've never heard of the other brands. Mostly Korean?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-04-2008, 07:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,125
Posted By spoilsport
Love the look of the two pipes. Panniers are...

Love the look of the two pipes. Panniers are nice, too.:D
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