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Forum: Canada 04-18-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Your gonna need to update that sigline, there,...

Your gonna need to update that sigline, there, Jbone...
Forum: Canada 04-16-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
That's because I'm still hanging around ADVSkier,...

That's because I'm still hanging around ADVSkier, as my season on two planks is not over.

Fresh news later in the week, I promise...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-07-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 635
Posted By Corbeau
Ended up finishing the evening at Bull...

Ended up finishing the evening at Bull Feeney's... Great brand, playing hipster music...
Great wall of single malts behind the bar.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-06-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 635
Posted By Corbeau
Harpoon. IPA. Mickey likes it.

Harpoon. IPA.

Mickey likes it.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-06-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 635
Posted By Corbeau
Waiting to get in J's Oyster Bar...

Waiting to get in J's Oyster Bar...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-06-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 635
Posted By Corbeau
Thanks for the beta. From your replies, I gather...

Thanks for the beta. From your replies, I gather that Portland is like our Halifax or St. John...

One of my colleagues who arrived earlier spotted the nearby Thirsty Pig.

Will do a DR...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-06-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 635
Posted By Corbeau
Watering hole in Portland, ME?

Just got to Portland (at the Holiday Inn on Spring) for a conference that starts tomorrow. Looking for a drinking establishment to take my colleagues to, probably in the old port section.
Thoughts,...
Forum: Canada 11-04-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
I'm getting really interested (but curious,...

I'm getting really interested (but curious, first) about that new Honda AT... If they make it as dirt-oriented as the old KTM 950, if it appears as reliable as my VFR and if I don't have to sell my...
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 487,610
Posted By Corbeau
It's AntiHero's Allegory of the Cave, come to...

It's AntiHero's Allegory of the Cave, come to think of it...
Forum: Canada 10-28-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Mike, you make me look forward to my retirement...

Mike, you make me look forward to my retirement...
Forum: Canada 10-24-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Sunday works better for me...

Sunday works better for me...
Forum: Canada 10-20-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Was the rear sprocket loose as well? Because I...

Was the rear sprocket loose as well? Because I see it not attached to the wheel...
Forum: Canada 10-15-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Cool, perhaps, but not recommended after a night...

Cool, perhaps, but not recommended after a night of tequila shots...
Forum: Canada 10-14-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,646
Posted By Corbeau
TPOH is actually an American construct, 1776. ...

TPOH is actually an American construct, 1776.

We have peace, order and good government. (BNA Act, 1867)
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-14-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,471
Posted By Corbeau
Thanks for the encouragement, RL.

Thanks for the encouragement, RL.
Forum: Canada 10-12-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
In search of bike storage

I'm in need of a parking spot for the winter for my VFR.
I'd rather have the room in my garage to wrench on my 640 and not have to shuffle the Honda onto a snowy driveway...
Can pay in beer, scotch...
Forum: Thumpers 10-10-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 9,424
Views: 2,132,017
Posted By Corbeau
As this ever happened to you guys? I have a...

As this ever happened to you guys? I have a SWMotech sidestand, and it's now pivoting too much upon deployment, thus leaning the bike quite a bit.

I can see it's a question of over-rotation,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-10-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,471
Posted By Corbeau
How 'bout these? ...

How 'bout these?

http://ponderingsfrompluto.files.wordpress.com/2009/01/dragon-boots1.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-08-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,471
Posted By Corbeau
Deep thoughts

My ponderings

I had the chance to do a lot of thinking, during this ride...

Let's not kid ourselves, there were moments when I was seriously missing my VFR and curvy North Carolina roads with...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-08-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,471
Posted By Corbeau
Gear review

On me:

My Aerostitch Roadcrafter is not as waterproof as it once was. Google Roadcrafter wet crotch (http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Roadcrafter+wet+crotch) and you'll know what I mean. My private parts...
Forum: Thumpers 10-08-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By Corbeau
Update on the top box

After less than 60 miles of rough logging roads, these clamps
http://www.swagelok.com/images/cmi/_Tubing/pclamp.jpg
failed dramatically, they sheared. (No damage to the photo gear, the Pelican flew...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-08-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,471
Posted By Corbeau
Day 2: ...

Day 2:
http://www.neigeenhaut.com/nest/KTM/aventures/lac_brule/carte_jour_2.jpg
(The GPX file, far less interesting than the other, can be downloaded here...
Forum: Canada 10-07-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
There's a RR of mine over in Day Trippin'

Day one of my rookie adventure in the woods is here (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1015258).

I won't post here every time it's updated. Just subscribe to it and you'll know when Day...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-07-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,471
Posted By Corbeau
A rookie tackles Pontiac (Quebec) logging roads

Here's my Ride Report, starting with the first day...
http://www.neigeenhaut.com/nest/KTM/aventures/lac_brule/carte_jour_1.jpg
(For the GPX file of this first day, click here...
Forum: Canada 10-06-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Thanks for the positive comment! :clap Yeah,...

Thanks for the positive comment! :clap

Yeah, a GoPro with me wearing a wireless mike. The audio track would have been "Fuck! Fuck, fuck, fuck, oh fuuuuuuuuuck" :eek1
Forum: Canada 10-05-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Back from a mixed ride (Saturday, 300 km+...

Back from a mixed ride (Saturday, 300 km+ off-pavement, Sunday 80 of dirt then 200 of blacktop), West of 105 and south of La Vérendrie.
First time on gnarly terrain, four or five bike naps, most of...
Forum: Canada 10-01-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 678
Posted By Corbeau
Ottawa is worth it, but not at the expense of...

Ottawa is worth it, but not at the expense of Montreal.
Should you make the ride up between Montreal and Ottawa, hug the Ottawa River as much as you can. Avoid 417 (slab) and 17 (boring two-lane).
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-30-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 38,220
Views: 10,124,261
Posted By Corbeau
That's me, pic by Killboy in late June 2006....

That's me, pic by Killboy in late June 2006. (Back then, Killboy would mail you a CD...)

http://www.neigeenhaut.com/nest/VFR/trips/national06/dragon_lo_res.jpg
Forum: Canada 09-30-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Just be mindful that it's open season for deer in...

Just be mindful that it's open season for deer in Pap-Lab. Recreational travel may be limited to main roads.
Forum: Canada 09-29-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Sorry, Berger, never got a chance to follow up. ...

Sorry, Berger, never got a chance to follow up.
Unfortunately, family commitments made me take the SUV. (Wish list: Ural so the dog can ride with me...)
Had I taken the route, I would have posted...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By Corbeau
That drill press must be at least 40 years old....

That drill press must be at least 40 years old. But it kicks some ass...
http://www.neigeenhaut.com/nest/KTM/images/pelican/pelican-8.jpg
8mm bolt holes need a 5/16" drill bit, not 19/64". Don't...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By Corbeau
Pelican 1500 installation

Inspired by Underkill's 2009 installation posts (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=10222079#post10222079), I decided to follow suit and put in a Pelican 1500 (in bright orange, of course)...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By Corbeau
Just a placeholder until I take a good picture of...

Just a placeholder until I take a good picture of the finished installation of the crash bars.

BTW, I tested them at 0 mph -- the SWMotech sidestand wasn't fully deployed -- and they work.
...
Forum: Canada 09-26-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Wrenching/riding this weekend

I have on my bench in the garage a new set of sprockets and a chain, telling me "Install us!". Next to it is a 640 Adv, telling me "Don't screw it up -- mostly for the chain part..."

Let me know...
Forum: Canada 09-20-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
I'm in the market to buy a AFX FX41 helmet....

I'm in the market to buy a AFX FX41 helmet. Anyone knows which dealer carries that brand?
Forum: Canada 09-13-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,043
Posted By Corbeau
Red, let me know if your offer stands for a 640...

Red, let me know if your offer stands for a 640 Adv (I believe you once owned one)...
I need a walk-through for my first time. (Mind you, the step by step instructions in Thumpers is most...
Forum: Canada 09-11-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 16,061
Posted By Corbeau
If those guys are back, I'll fit right in!

If those guys are back, I'll fit right in!
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 9,424
Views: 2,132,017
Posted By Corbeau
I barely notice the vibrations on my 05 Adv......

I barely notice the vibrations on my 05 Adv... The previous owner had gelled the seat, which helps, I believe.

However, I feel the most buzzing through the (stock) pegs. Can't imagine what it...
Forum: Canada 09-01-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9,837
Views: 690,168
Posted By Corbeau
Looking for a way to maximize the dirt for a ride...

Looking for a way to maximize the dirt for a ride to a friend's cottage, next Friday. I'm open to suggestions (please note I'm not the hero I pretend to be on the Interwebs, so don't send me on...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-28-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 26,133
Views: 1,876,233
Posted By Corbeau
Heya, folks. A week ago, I was playing...

Heya, folks.

A week ago, I was playing tourist in Manhattan, and enjoyed a great five days with my teenage son.

We were staying midtown, 57th and 9th, and I egressed at 6:20 am by driving on...
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