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Forum: Ride reports 10-03-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 958
Views: 244,974
Posted By couver
I'm still a few pages back stuck with the image...

I'm still a few pages back stuck with the image of dachshunds in capes! Enjoyed your previous reports, and am enjoying this one as well--great stuff and awesome machine. I noticed that Ed...
Forum: Ride reports 05-21-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,102,056
Posted By couver
You might want to stop by Washington State on...

You might want to stop by Washington State on your way to Alaska and "establish residency." No state income tax :clap. Just sayin'.
Forum: Ride reports 03-01-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,102,056
Posted By couver
I think it is more likely that Pol Pot still has...

I think it is more likely that Pol Pot still has friends in high places :pep.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,867
Posted By couver
^^That's what the Ranger told me... if I rode the...

^^That's what the Ranger told me... if I rode the bike there, then I needed a Discover Pass.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,867
Posted By couver
I can see why you ended up with the current...

I can see why you ended up with the current solution. With the conflict between the DP and ORV revenue factions, it is a tough solution. I still like the idea of allowing me an exception to the DP...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,867
Posted By couver
When you toss in that SB5391/HB1755 issue into...

When you toss in that SB5391/HB1755 issue into the mix, it reinforces that the current system is FUBAR. Seems to me that this would be much easier if they scrapped the whole ORV "registration" and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,867
Posted By couver
I think it is clear per RCW 46.09.420(6) that...

I think it is clear per RCW 46.09.420(6) that street-plated bikes do not require ORV registration, although the Olympia DOL could not confirm this and my local sub-agent is following a procedure...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,867
Posted By couver
Yep, I told them that it "came street-legal from...

Yep, I told them that it "came street-legal from the factory." This was a sub-agent here in Vancouver (the big one on SE 136th), so maybe they just don't understand the difference. She did have a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,867
Posted By couver
Double H, you seem pretty confident in your...

Double H, you seem pretty confident in your response, so I will go with that! Honestly, if they had told me it was $50 the first time and $25 a year after that, I would have gone ahead and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,867
Posted By couver
What's the current thinking on this dual...

What's the current thinking on this dual registration? Reading this thread and the one referenced above it seems like no one is sure, but there does seem to be a bias that plated dirtbikes will need...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 46,279
Views: 9,268,809
Posted By couver
Okay, thanks... that was what I remembered from...

Okay, thanks... that was what I remembered from reading the threads, but it has been a while since I tried wading through this one... seemed like the fuel pump was the only possible issue on the 2008...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 46,279
Views: 9,268,809
Posted By couver
Not sure if this is the best place to ask this...

Not sure if this is the best place to ask this (tried searching but didn't come up with anything useful)... I am thinking about buying a WRR, and there is a used 2008 on the market now--is there any...
Forum: Ride reports 07-23-2007, 09:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 792
Posted By couver
Beautiful!

Beautiful!
Forum: Ride reports 07-18-2007, 08:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By couver
Nice looking bike! Thanks for the ride report --...

Nice looking bike! Thanks for the ride report -- always fun to see someone actually using the Max line. Maybe you should ride that thing down to the Ikea opening and give us an "I can't believe...
Forum: Face plant 07-17-2007, 07:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Whoa - that's a pretty cool product! Not sure it...

Whoa - that's a pretty cool product! Not sure it would have helped me in this case, but I could definitely see where it could be helpful - thanks for the link.
Forum: Face plant 07-15-2007, 08:40 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Little update... My ankle is healing up pretty...

Little update... My ankle is healing up pretty well, but my shoulder is not. Looks like it is going to be a long process. I am attaching a picture of my new shoulder hardwear for your...
Forum: Australia 07-07-2007, 09:34 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,903
Posted By couver
Freelancer Animator Toony Second Rock ...

Freelancer
Animator
Toony
Second Rock
Middle Rock
SydneyMan
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-05-2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 340
Views: 41,364
Posted By couver
Yes, you can.

Yes, you can.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-02-2007, 05:58 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 7,094
Posted By couver
</P> Wow, that's scary. I have never seen...

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Wow, that's scary. I have never seen video like that before - it wouldn't take much to become a part of the semi.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-24-2007, 07:06 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,100
Posted By couver
Oops, sorry - I had read most of the posts...

Oops, sorry - I had read most of the posts yesterday, but didn't read the current posts before posting.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-24-2007, 04:25 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,100
Posted By couver
Is this a possible substitute? ...

Is this a possible substitute?

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=242017
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2007, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5,805
Views: 1,056,632
Posted By couver
Piston - I stole this picture of the forthcoming...

Piston - I stole this picture of the forthcoming TT tank from a thread over on f650.com... I do not believe there is any pricing or due date yet.
Forum: Ride reports 06-07-2007, 05:36 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 16,317
Posted By couver
This story was hilarious! You are insane for...

This story was hilarious! You are insane for even attempting this, and you do owe your friends major, but you tell a heck of a funny tale. I think you should write a primer for "how to get your...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2007, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 891
Posted By couver
If you want to stay with BMW, the G650 Xchallenge...

If you want to stay with BMW, the G650 Xchallenge could be a good option.
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2007, 08:15 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,374
Posted By couver
I am also a fan of the ThinkPad, but you pay for...

I am also a fan of the ThinkPad, but you pay for the name, even though it is now owned by Lenovo. However, Lenovo also markets laptops under their own name that look very much like ThinkPads, minus...
Forum: Australia 05-30-2007, 07:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By couver
That had to hurt! Plain brutal (but kinda cool...

That had to hurt! Plain brutal (but kinda cool in a sick sort of way).
Forum: Face plant 05-29-2007, 06:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Oh man, I don't wanna be hearing that - forget...

Oh man, I don't wanna be hearing that - forget about riding, I gotta get back to work or I won't have a house much less a bike!
Forum: Face plant 05-29-2007, 03:24 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Anything is possible. Actually, I am more likely...

Anything is possible. Actually, I am more likely to think that I chopped the throttle in expectation of the corner, which, as I understand now, has about the same effect as hitting the front brake....
Forum: Face plant 05-29-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Picture of the curve and potholes on the left - I...

Picture of the curve and potholes on the left - I was coming uphill, toward the direction of where the photo was taken. Remember, I was hanging out on the right side of the road because this is a...
Forum: Face plant 05-29-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
LOL - My girlfriend has been reluctant to supply...

LOL - My girlfriend has been reluctant to supply me with beer, so I haven't been too much into the Dorito's (they go down so much better with beer, after all), but I have had a few massive Oreo...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-28-2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,551
Posted By couver
Well, if you had asked me this 3 weeks ago, I...

Well, if you had asked me this 3 weeks ago, I would have said you were crazy. Having crashed my new Xchallenge since then, today I would say "where do I sign up." I actually tried searching for...
Forum: Face plant 05-28-2007, 07:05 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,802
Posted By couver
I can certainly empathize as I am (still) lying...

I can certainly empathize as I am (still) lying here with a broken fibula and shoulder from my own little get-off a few weeks ago. Best wishes to your wife for a quick recovery. I think the Gaerne...
Forum: Face plant 05-22-2007, 07:24 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Well, according to the above two posts, I should...

Well, according to the above two posts, I should be an "A" rider then :rofl - at the time I felt I was pretty aware of the road conditions! I did check out the ride report - looks like a lot of fun....
Forum: Face plant 05-21-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
It was NF 41. I came north up Dole Valley Road to...

It was NF 41. I came north up Dole Valley Road to Sunset Falls Rd, then east to the campground at the end, which is where 41 starts - you take a right through the parking lot and go across the...
Forum: Ride reports 05-21-2007, 08:06 PM
Replies: 760
Views: 281,017
Posted By couver
Hey Tim! Just wanted to thank you for sharing...

Hey Tim! Just wanted to thank you for sharing your tale with us. I made a donation and bought some Acerbis gear a few weeks ago, which held up nicely when I crashed in it on my first ride with it -...
Forum: Face plant 05-21-2007, 07:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Yeah, funny thing was when I was on the earlier...

Yeah, funny thing was when I was on the earlier part of the ride I was thinking to myself that I should have brought my camera (there were actually some great views of Mt. St. Helens from one of my...
Forum: Face plant 05-21-2007, 07:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
I asked the question about recovery time today at...

I asked the question about recovery time today at a physical therapy session, and was told it takes 10 weeks to fully regrow the bone - that was better than I would have thought, frankly. This is...
Forum: Face plant 05-19-2007, 07:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
I think this may be the philosophical gem of the...

I think this may be the philosophical gem of the day!

viverrid - I think you are right about the overinflated stock tire. I need to put on some knobbies and learn about off-road tire pressures.
...
Forum: Face plant 05-19-2007, 12:11 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
Actually, the thought had occurred to me to take...

Actually, the thought had occurred to me to take a class focused on dirt riding, so no insult taken - good advice given my riding background.

As for the do-over, that is why I am a little...
Forum: Face plant 05-19-2007, 11:25 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,030
Posted By couver
ruffus - thanks for sharing your story too - nice...

ruffus - thanks for sharing your story too - nice to know I have company :nod. Best wishes that you finally do heal - makes my injuries look mild.

bad troll - my son is the main reason I am...
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