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Forum: Latin America 01-27-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,197
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I flew in from Guatemala. I've been in Central...

I flew in from Guatemala. I've been in Central America for three months. First time I have not had a motorcycle with me. I'm trying to go places that would be difficult with a bike, like islands. So...
Forum: Latin America 01-27-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,197
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Rental in Matagalpa

I just rented a 200 cc dual sport and had a blast. Cost was $35.00 for 24 hours. The area around Matagalpa is full of mountains and cool temps. I showed a Florida drivers license and left a $100.00...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 08-14-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 3,744
Views: 1,062,716
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Bring it on Lalo...:dllama

Bring it on Lalo...:dllama
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 08-14-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 1,733
Views: 480,094
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Ara, I drop in on your most excellent journey...

Ara, I drop in on your most excellent journey every so often. Keep on trucking :thumb. Stay healthy and one day I will see you on the road. :dllama
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-25-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 97,385
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Good question. If not, what would you like to...

Good question. If not, what would you like to take the "next time?"
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-17-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 4,210
Views: 2,298,954
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Like I told Lalo. The women come and the women...

Like I told Lalo. The women come and the women go.
Love your ride report. :dllama
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-10-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 412
Views: 97,385
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Thanks for this ride report. Like the others have...

Thanks for this ride report. Like the others have said, you guys are tough!

Congratulations :thumb
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-27-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 18,466
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Hello Doctor, Con mucho gusto! Oh Yea, Hope...

Hello Doctor, Con mucho gusto!

Oh Yea, Hope your OK Mr Buck.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-20-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 75,282
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Once you start feeling better and the bike...

Once you start feeling better and the bike problems get solved you will then find yourself on one heck of a most excellent adventure.
Get well soon.
Onward through the fog!:dllama
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-19-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 75,282
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I'm with you old man. Let's do this! :dllama

I'm with you old man. Let's do this! :dllama
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-19-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 15,000
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Thanks for taking the time to post this ride...

Thanks for taking the time to post this ride report.
I was in north Lao in 2007 and north Vietnam in 2009. Both times on a rented Honda 250. The people I encountered were the friendliest of...
Forum: Equipment 04-02-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 920
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Motoport makes pants and jackets to your size. ...

Motoport makes pants and jackets to your size.

https://www.motoport.com/index.php?option=com_redshop&view=category&layout=detail&cid=29&Itemid=15
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,578
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I have a LD mock turtle neck and the long tights....

I have a LD mock turtle neck and the long tights. I just got back from two months of riding south of the US border and they served me well. Washed them about every third day. When not washing them I...
Forum: Equipment 03-08-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 791
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Here's another choice. ...

Here's another choice.

http://www.bohnarmor.com/
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,850
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Kevlar 29 Aramid-Style 713 0.19 oz./sq. ft. ...

Kevlar 29
Aramid-Style 713
0.19 oz./sq. ft.

Is this what Motoport uses?
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,700
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I searched for quite a while with the criteria of...

I searched for quite a while with the criteria of water proof and comfort. I bought the Sidi Canyons. They slip on and off easily and are good for walking in. Have not tested the waterproof part.
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,869
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I only have the mesh pants with regular armor and...

I only have the mesh pants with regular armor and wear it with a leather jacket off road. If you put hard armor on you will probably have good protection but it will be hotter. My pants fit very well...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 02-26-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 18,466
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I just found this most excellent report of yours....

I just found this most excellent report of yours. You have a great way of writing, Steve.
I also used your previous reports to guide me through Mexico and Guatemala. I just got back from two months...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 02-13-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 28,937
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
A Hell of a trip Pete! I really enjoyed it.

A Hell of a trip Pete! I really enjoyed it.
Forum: Latin America 02-10-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 502
Views: 98,569
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I just got back from two months in Mexico and...

I just got back from two months in Mexico and Guatemala on that same year/make/color bike. I go almost every year. Many, many people ride around Mexico all the time without problems. The people of...
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,571
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Yep it's an older thread and there may be a newer...

Yep it's an older thread and there may be a newer one but my search function is not working so I'm posting here.

The Rain-Off over gloves are $73.00 friggin dollars....
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,184
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I bought the Cycle Pump from BestRest several...

I bought the Cycle Pump from BestRest several years ago and I'm happy with it although I've filled other peoples tires more than my own. I would NOT buy the gauge again. It takes up more room than...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 01-29-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 7,446
Views: 2,279,827
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
You should find Calsberg beer also. I'm with you...

You should find Calsberg beer also. I'm with you and prefer the Dark Beer Lao.

http://www.carlsberggroup.com/investor/news/Pages/carlsbergacquiresafurther25percent-SEA2005.aspx
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 12-31-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 12,395
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
[ Talk about CRAZY! At the El Ceibo border...

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Talk about CRAZY! At the El Ceibo border crossing I run into a fellow Adventure rider who was on his return home to the US. One who is from Florida of all places! Tallahassee to be exact. We...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 11-15-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 28,937
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Thanks for the update. Are you all healed up? ...

Thanks for the update. Are you all healed up?

I just started my trip to see the ruins at Copan. I'm in Xalapa on a KLR.

Good luck to you.
Forum: Equipment 10-21-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,147
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Motoport will make any size you want and then...

Motoport will make any size you want and then modify them when you want.

http://www.motoport.com/index.php?option=com_redshop&view=product&pid=46&cid=29&Itemid=15
Forum: Equipment 10-21-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,048
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I bought the Motoport Police Mesh and I love...

I bought the Motoport Police Mesh and I love them. Not inexpensive or cheap. Got the liner also. Not recommended for the sport bike position. Only have the two side zippered pocks.
...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 09-29-2013, 01:37 AM
Replies: 7,446
Views: 2,279,827
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Hang in there Lalo. Of all the places I've...

Hang in there Lalo.

Of all the places I've been, South East Asia is high on the list.
Hope you recover soon.:dllama
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 09-07-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 16,066
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Good job :thumb Any idea on how they...

Good job :thumb

Any idea on how they compare to the Bicimap ? I know the Bicimaps are not free.

http://www.bicimapas.com.mx/MexicGPSAtlasEn.htm
Forum: Equipment 08-31-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,429
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I use the MSR Dragonfly because of the ability to...

I use the MSR Dragonfly because of the ability to adjust the flame to the extreme.
http://www.rei.com/product/709002/msr-dragonfly-backpacking-stove
Forum: Equipment 08-31-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 19,794
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I agree. I have the ROK Straps but find I use...

I agree. I have the ROK Straps but find I use these all the time. I have had the Aerostich straps for several years and 100,000 plus miles. I have never trimmed them down or had a failure with a...
Forum: Americas 08-23-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,169
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
You're gonna have a great trip.:dllama

You're gonna have a great trip.:dllama
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 08-23-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7,446
Views: 2,279,827
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Hang tight Lalo.:dllama

Hang tight Lalo.:dllama
Forum: Equipment 08-23-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,875
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I used Bohn armored underwear for several years...

I used Bohn armored underwear for several years but have switched to Motoport mesh pants with the armor installed. The mesh gear is just cooler in very hot weather. My jacket is a front perforated...
Forum: Trip Planning 08-03-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 56,374
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Six Days on the Road...Taj ...

Six Days on the Road...Taj

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k5UUS0B3Gag

:dllama
Forum: Equipment 07-31-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,439
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
I'm too old for the ground now. Tents give more...

I'm too old for the ground now. Tents give more space to keep your stuff near you but you can't beat the comfort of the hammock.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 07-08-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 4,757
Views: 1,305,757
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
:thumb :thumb

:thumb


:thumb
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-17-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7,446
Views: 2,279,827
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Lalo, I continue to enjoy your most excellent...

Lalo, I continue to enjoy your most excellent adventure.
Question.. What make/ brand is your hammock and would you buy it again?
I'm shopping hammocks. I'm wanting to get off the ground.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-23-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 26,103
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Gotta love that exchange rate. I was in Argentina...

Gotta love that exchange rate. I was in Argentina in 1975 and the rate was even better. I felt wealthy. We had a friend send us 100 dollar bills hidden in a book cover. Stayed six months and got fat....
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-11-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7,446
Views: 2,279,827
Posted By Pete_Tallahassee
Still enjoying the ride. Glad to see your love...

Still enjoying the ride.
Glad to see your love life has improved.:dllama
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