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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-12-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
After many many years of having Topo maps in at...

After many many years of having Topo maps in at least one of my GPSs, I now think the concept is over-rated unless you plan on spending significant amounts of time in areas where the roads/trails...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-12-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
I still think the Nuvi 500 is one of the best...

I still think the Nuvi 500 is one of the best GPSs I've ever owned. Due to the lack of a powered mount, the USB connection in back eventually wore down and I had to stop using it on my motorcycle. ...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-12-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Same guy has a Montana review. ...

Same guy has a Montana review.

http://globeriders.com/article_pages/article03_gps/article03_montana.shtml

This guy is very active on the GPS forums here and knows his shit.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-12-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Completely depends upon the ride profiles in...

Completely depends upon the ride profiles in which you find your GPS really important.

(1) Take Oregon off your list. Not an option. A smaller version of a Montana and it doesn't have a powered...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
I live 5 minutes from there. Next time give me a...

I live 5 minutes from there. Next time give me a call....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-12-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
I'm going to enjoy this report :D My first...

I'm going to enjoy this report :D

My first rally, I finished in last place because I tried to ride a route that MapSource would take 36 hours, but I only had 32 hours to ride it in. Mapquest and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-11-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
I know it's too late for her to see it, but good...

I know it's too late for her to see it, but good luck Dana. Hope you have fun !!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-01-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Well done Marty! You're a beast.... :D

Well done Marty! You're a beast.... :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-26-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Thanks. I had heard of them but never looked...

Thanks. I had heard of them but never looked into the specifics.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-26-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
After seeing my 1150 in that state, I am fairly...

After seeing my 1150 in that state, I am fairly certain I will never attempt that on my own...
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-24-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
As someone has already surmised from analyzing my...

As someone has already surmised from analyzing my mileage numbers, I have brought the FJR home from North Carolina. Haven't ridden it much since then as I have yet to receive my plates in the mail....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-23-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
How to install a fence while motorcycling....

Great Lowe's commercial:

<iframe width="853" height="519" src="//www.ispot.tv/share/7CFp" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen=""></iframe>
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-19-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
Friday morning entertainment....

Does Dakar start soon.... :D

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/JXMyZ929lpY?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-18-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
+1 My doctor gave me a prescription for...

+1

My doctor gave me a prescription for Celebrex which I'm much more likely to take during long motorcycle trips since it is a "once a day" version, and it works. I don't have a very good track...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-15-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Look forward to reading the ride report.... :D

Look forward to reading the ride report.... :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-14-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Important part to me is how wide the jaws open. ...

Important part to me is how wide the jaws open. Although most of the time I am just clipping the flag to the windshield, you want the ability to clip it to random signs and historical markers--many...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-12-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
Dana, you'd be proud. I just sold six things in...

Dana, you'd be proud. I just sold six things in the flea market in under 24 hours.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-12-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
I was going to buy the one in OK until this one...

I was going to buy the one in OK until this one dropped into my lap. The value of the suspension work, both the shocks themselves, and being able to pick up the bike with the shocks completely...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-12-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
Don't worry Dave, from what I hear this bike...

Don't worry Dave, from what I hear this bike isn't very good for putting in big miles. I'll probably only use it to run to the corner store in order to buy lottery tickets, cigarettes, and beer.......
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-12-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
The biggest farkle it has is over $2,500 in...

The biggest farkle it has is over $2,500 in custom suspension. The seller is going to rebuild the shocks and replace the springs with the ones I need, all as part of the selling price--it seems he...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-11-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
I'll be flying to NC the weekend of Sep 5th to...

I'll be flying to NC the weekend of Sep 5th to pick up my new girl...

http://rflagg42.smugmug.com/photos/i-vXgbDgL/0/L/i-vXgbDgL-L.jpg...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-07-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
A man named Greg Rice recently did that in 96...

A man named Greg Rice recently did that in 96 hours, and he was on a Goldwing.



I'll be honest. It doesn't sound fun...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-06-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
If you're trying to catch a stationary object,...

If you're trying to catch a stationary object, the only thing stopping you is you.... :norton
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-28-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
I'm good with any of those, and I'm OK with a...

I'm good with any of those, and I'm OK with a flexible time on Saturday if you want it at the end of your ride.
Forum: Vendors 07-23-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 85,487
Posted By RFlagg42
Thanks for sharing !!

Thanks for sharing !!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-22-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
Sure, let's do it. I'm not in any...

Sure, let's do it.



I'm not in any rush.

I suspect my accident ensured that Lakota will win mileage for the year....although my miles per ride average for 3rd quarter will be tough to beat.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-22-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
Doing much better. Shoulder that I thought was...

Doing much better. Shoulder that I thought was going to give me problems has almost full mobility back. One of my hands is still sore and can't close all the way. Feels like I have something...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-15-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
I do not have another TTRU sticker. Bruce,...

I do not have another TTRU sticker.

Bruce, regarding your question, I really don't know if I hit the top box as the bike was thrown forward. It makes sense. When I look at the helmet, it doesn't...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-15-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
I'm not sure what really happened as I was in the...

I'm not sure what really happened as I was in the air a long time. Both panniers and the top case were ripped from the bike and I was thrown into the air. I definitely didn't land on anything but...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-14-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
So the insurance company called me today and is...

So the insurance company called me today and is declaring my bike dead.

I think the sticker price on my bike was about $20.4k, and it is 28 months old with 65k miles. They think the replacement...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-10-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Unfortunately, my ride is over and I was just...

Unfortunately, my ride is over and I was just released from the hospital.

This morning, I was on a two lane road when the car at the head of a procession came to a stop in order to turn left. The...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-29-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
That town at 17,000 feet was kind of crazy. ...

That town at 17,000 feet was kind of crazy.



I really enjoyed the fact that I got to ride down there as part of an official TDY trip....
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-29-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Just in case, I think you should spend tonight...

Just in case, I think you should spend tonight riding to Key West :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-29-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
I hardly need a BBG to catch up, but I doubt I'll...

I hardly need a BBG to catch up, but I doubt I'll even ride to work tomorrow. I am little threat to displace her from the top of the leaders board.... :evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-29-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Marty, when are you leaving for Minnesota. I...

Marty, when are you leaving for Minnesota. I have to be at work on Thursday so probably won't arrive until Friday night.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-26-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Hmmmmm....that would have dramatically increased...

Hmmmmm....that would have dramatically increased the cost of that rally, but it sure would have been fun :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-25-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Thank you for the congratulations everyone. ...

Thank you for the congratulations everyone.

Blaster had asked about my route, so here you go:
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-24-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 2,670
Views: 101,169
Posted By RFlagg42
More stuff from my favorite YouTube channel. ...

More stuff from my favorite YouTube channel.

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/PrkFYA52cwc" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-23-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
Spreadsheet updated.... :D

Spreadsheet updated.... :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-17-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 11,222
Views: 420,828
Posted By RFlagg42
I'm due to transfer between July and September,...

I'm due to transfer between July and September, but I won't know for sure until later this year.

Likely going to school at Ft. Mcnair.
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