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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-20-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By phaneuf
former CNY guy myself

Not to rub it in but sipping coffee on the back porch this morning at 53F, weekend ride planned for 200 miles of all dirt, great local food lined up for dinner and breakfast and camping in the middle...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-16-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
It isn't like had much choice but to follow after...

It isn't like had much choice but to follow after awhile, I was lost as hell! :D. The only reference for where we were was which way North was. After that wash I had no clue which way was up.
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-12-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
0930 Sunday sounds good to me. North would be...

0930 Sunday sounds good to me. North would be fun. I haven't been up there since last time I followed you during dessert daze.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-11-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
Ill ride this weekend but the spouse reserved...

Ill ride this weekend but the spouse reserved valentines day. How about Friday or Sunday?
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 12-06-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3,261
Views: 795,246
Posted By phaneuf
My Tiger

So I have owned my Tiger for a few years now, done a few trips (COBDR/AZBDR) and read a lot of tips tricks ad farkles to this bike.
I don't post often but would like to share what I've done to the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-08-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 15,875
Views: 1,367,024
Posted By phaneuf
Thanks! I figured I'd ask just to know if had...

Thanks!
I figured I'd ask just to know if had to ride around the gate or not.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-08-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15,875
Views: 1,367,024
Posted By phaneuf
Mt Lemon gate

Anyone know if the gate at the top of Mt Lemon is still open to ride the east side up from the San Pedro valley. looking to ride Readington out and up Lemon and back down this week end.
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 10-09-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1,263
Sticky: TetS
Views: 120,320
Posted By phaneuf
doc

Got the DOC. Thanks!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-07-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,553
Posted By phaneuf
One of the reasons you are considering a new bike...

One of the reasons you are considering a new bike is to take a long trip. I always keep in mind the words of a Round The World traveler.

"after 3 days on an adventure no one ever wishes for a...
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 28,038
Posted By phaneuf
DR Greg, I have been following your posts and...

DR Greg,
I have been following your posts and motorcycle adventures with your ULY till now. Have a great trip. When in the Dacks keep going west down BIG Moose rd to Still water and No4 road into...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-03-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,872
Posted By phaneuf
24 hour rule

I did the COBDR by the 24 hr rule.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>
If you don't use it in the first 24 hrs you didn't need to bring...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-19-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1,364
Views: 758,371
Posted By phaneuf
http://daverides.smugmug.com/COBDR/i-VpCqsvk/0/XL/...

http://daverides.smugmug.com/COBDR/i-VpCqsvk/0/XL/DSCN1343-XL.jpg
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-25-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
Dsdd

Just a few pictures from last weekends ride MNTDAWG put together. Great ride and fun riding with others that like to explore off the regular sites.

After a mile of sand we all needed a break!!!...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-17-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
I havent ridden much to the NW of I-10 so i was...

I havent ridden much to the NW of I-10 so i was thinking up toward Jackson cabin, swift trail area. The carpet road are looks tempting but want to bail if it gets to harry trying to get to klondyke....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-17-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
http://www.dualsportdesertdaze.com/ All next...

http://www.dualsportdesertdaze.com/
All next weekend. Rides roll out around 0800 and a couple of night rides this year. No need to stay the night just meet up and ride.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-14-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,005
Posted By phaneuf
The giant loop great basin bag worked great for a...

The giant loop great basin bag worked great for a 2 week trip. It held clothes, lunch and sleeping bag for the COBDR. I did remove the rear grab handles to allow the bag to shape better on the bike....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-09-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
Great pics mntdawg. I never take time to take...

Great pics mntdawg. I never take time to take pictures riding alone. So i can never really prove I've been anywhere or even ridena motorcycle. I now have some proof. Never did see what camera you use...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-08-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
Thanks for having me out. It was a great route...

Thanks for having me out. It was a great route and fun to blast down the trails instead of being cautious riding by myself. Any time you all get together again keep me in mind. Love riding in AZ...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-07-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
Thanks I know where that is.

Thanks I know where that is.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-07-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 123,897
Posted By phaneuf
Just returned to the area and want to get back...

Just returned to the area and want to get back out riding. Mind if I trail along? Where do you meet up to ride? I'm now riding a Tiger 800 XC. Haven't had time to change my profile info.
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 02-01-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 588
Views: 152,696
Posted By phaneuf
side plate over the tail pipe

I see a nice side plate above the tail pipe. It looks stock and fits the bike well. Does it have a specific function keeping dirt from coming up and out?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-25-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,977
Posted By phaneuf
rode both on the COBDR

had a chance this summer to ride both my tiger 800XC and a 800GS. Really was comparing apples to me. I did spend a bit more time on my XC than the GS and mine was setup for my riding style...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-11-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 15,875
Views: 1,367,024
Posted By phaneuf
Laugh Very carefully or by typing from a phone with...

Very carefully or by typing from a phone with auto correct off and a poor grasp of the English language.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-10-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15,875
Views: 1,367,024
Posted By phaneuf
new to the area

Is the ride to much for a middle weight striped down tiger 800 xc. I'm new to the area but not riding. As long as there are not to many baby head rocks I'll try to hang. I've been wanting to chime...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-03-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 664
Posted By phaneuf
Sent you a pm. Where are you located in AZ? I may...

Sent you a pm. Where are you located in AZ? I may be able to hook you up with stock bag set for cheap.
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 07-01-2013, 05:10 AM
Replies: 1,263
Sticky: TetS
Views: 120,320
Posted By phaneuf
cool

PDF in the inbox thatnks
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 07-01-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 1,499
Sticky: Tet
Views: 155,473
Posted By phaneuf
sweet

Got the PDF thanks
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-25-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,030
Posted By phaneuf
I hit up birdy and he has a few more pics of the...

I hit up birdy and he has a few more pics of the set up. With the ABS there is a line from master cylinder to ABS module then to the front. The 3 line setup is the way it is configured but from the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By phaneuf
When I have done LD trips and off road trips I...

When I have done LD trips and off road trips I think to what extent of repair can I do in the trail and do I have the parts tools to do it on board. have all parts you think you'll break and tools...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-20-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 3,261
Views: 795,246
Posted By phaneuf
HDB template

I'm curious on the HDB template you used with the ROX risers. When you mounted the ROX are the lugs in the stock mount facing in or out? A couple closer mount pics would be cool:-)
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-12-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 541
Views: 63,627
Posted By phaneuf
I know that cactus!!

Actually I know that frist road and that cactus. I sure hope you went up old MT Lemmon rd on the east side. :evil
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-02-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3,121
Views: 655,149
Posted By phaneuf
Wicked safari tank fuel meter

seriously looking at the safari tank. big question, does the stock fuel meter still work? is there a place to put it even if it doesn't read properly. I know look at the fuel through the plastic! but...
Forum: Vendors 08-18-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 21,182
Posted By phaneuf
Add me to the list. This will be my first farkle...

Add me to the list. This will be my first farkle of many I'm sure.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-18-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 23,937
Posted By phaneuf
feels like I'm cheating

Have picked up a Tiger 800XC to compliment my need to off road. I forced my Uly to do things it was not really designed to do, but did it anyway. I have a 06 ULY and ride it hard for over 65000 miles...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2010, 09:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 11,615
Posted By phaneuf
dustybutt rider

The tires worked out fine check out the ride here.
http://www.badweatherbikers.com/buell/messages/142838/462688.html
or here
www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=467812
Forum: Americas 04-21-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,859
Posted By phaneuf
The distance data base says about 185 miles. ...

The distance data base says about 185 miles.
http://www.stats.gov.nl.ca/DataTools/RoadDB/Distance/Default.aspx

I'm thinking the TLH is a strong candidate for a dusty butt attempt.:evil

I'm...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 01-24-2010, 11:28 AM
Replies: 825
Views: 110,695
Posted By phaneuf
Best read in the last 2 weeks

I read the DOC and now i'm ready to ride WV again. I've done the paved half of WV but it is truly only half, more than likely only 1/3 the state. Siting in Iraq has given me alot of time to read and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-28-2009, 04:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,348
Posted By phaneuf
I use the belt tensioner with a idler gear to do...

I use the belt tensioner with a idler gear to do the work. I elongated the upper hole to adjust for the chain tension. The chain is close to the proper tension without the idler in place so the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-28-2009, 02:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,348
Posted By phaneuf
Thats my crazy knobed up ULY. I had to...

Thats my crazy knobed up ULY.

I had to prove the ULY IS a dual sport if you build it and drive it that way!!! The ULY is a swiss army knife and I flip out the off road blade and use it alot. Took...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 06-18-2009, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4,771
Views: 1,002,731
Posted By phaneuf
The ULY is a dirt bike!!!!!

The ULY is a off road bike if the driver decides to steer it that way. check out this thread http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=467812
It's my bike and it did just fine on the ride....
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