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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-27-2014, 08:09 PM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
Congrats on the new addition, Bosky! Soooo......

Congrats on the new addition, Bosky! Soooo... Anyone going to the Davenport swap meet and/or the Springfield races this weekend? I'll be driving to these rather than riding because sometimes the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-19-2014, 08:27 AM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
I didn't raise kids but, I can tell you what my...

I didn't raise kids but, I can tell you what my best buds have experienced...It never really ends like you'd want it to but, then again you never really want it to.... The "me" time and the riding...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-18-2014, 07:16 PM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
Not at this race...BUT...next Sunday you can...

Not at this race...BUT...next Sunday you can enter the Super Senior class!

Yo Moose...great shots...post more if you have any!...I spent the race about 125 feet to your left and up much higher on...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-17-2014, 09:10 PM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
Henry Wiles AKA "Hammerin' Hank" won his 10th...

Henry Wiles AKA "Hammerin' Hank" won his 10th consecutive Peoria TT Grand National in convincing fashion...He held a clinic on how to win at Peoria. The only rider who came close to going as fast as...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-16-2014, 05:59 PM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
I'm launching from my place on the NW side of the...

I'm launching from my place on the NW side of the city between 7:15 and 7:30 (assuming the weather is looking good via radar and the PMC website and Facebook page...if it's not looking good or the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-13-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Moose, Ride what makes you happy and keeps you...

Moose,
Ride what makes you happy and keeps you comfortable...I never care what someone who I'm riding with rides...it's not what you ride it's that you ride and ride safe that I care about.........I...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-13-2014, 01:59 PM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Moose, Sometime I'm going to have to buy you a...

Moose,
Sometime I'm going to have to buy you a beer (or a few)...sit you down and tell you the whole TRUE story of Honda's time in flat track racing...There are certainly villains in the true...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-12-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Anyone here planning on riding to the Peoria TT...

Anyone here planning on riding to the Peoria TT on Sunday? I believe this Sunday is the 67th running of the Peoria TT Grand National. There's a great route along the Illinois river (IL.26) that puts...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-05-2014, 01:16 PM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
????????? George Ryan is from Kankakee!...You...

????????? George Ryan is from Kankakee!...You have politicians there , don't you?
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-05-2014, 12:57 PM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
Safe from what?

Safe from what?
Forum: Racing 07-31-2014, 09:03 PM
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Views: 2,699
Posted By OldTimeBiker
The MX frames and engines for both the DT (250cc)...

The MX frames and engines for both the DT (250cc) and RT (360cc) changed in '72. It was the model year that the frames got changed and worked MUCH better and it was also the model year that the...
Forum: Racing 07-30-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,699
Posted By OldTimeBiker
I raced flat track at the pro level for about a...

I raced flat track at the pro level for about a dozen years into the early '80's. Spent most of that time running short track at Santa Fe Speedway outside Chicago. I built a Champion frame bike...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-29-2014, 03:45 PM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
A couple of ideas that would put your sister in...

A couple of ideas that would put your sister in the company of other riders who would welcome her include coming out to gatherings to meet others. One place close to her would be the Full Moon...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-28-2014, 05:54 PM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Sorry I didn't reply earlier but we installed a...

Sorry I didn't reply earlier but we installed a new computer and I had problems getting logged back in to ADV Rider.

It's not the use of ethanol that the AMA objects to. Surely, E10 has proven to...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-26-2014, 09:42 AM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
If you live in Chicago, Monday at 1 PM there is...

If you live in Chicago, Monday at 1 PM there is going to be a City Council Finance committee meeting in the council chambers in City Hall and the only thing on the agenda is a proposed ordinance...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-16-2014, 01:53 PM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Sorry it's taken me awhile to respond...haven't...

Sorry it's taken me awhile to respond...haven't had a computer handy for over a week...Thank you for the kind words, Moose...sometimes it's a thankless job but, it IS a labor of love! Getting thanks...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-07-2014, 04:58 AM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
Great shots from Elkhorn, Moose. Thanks for...

Great shots from Elkhorn, Moose. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-04-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
I see I'm going to be the first to post since the...

I see I'm going to be the first to post since the ride & races...Just want to let you all know that duct tape plugging the air screw hole and keeping the choke out helped make the bike run fine...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-02-2014, 09:36 PM
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Posted By OldTimeBiker
OK... can do that...weather looks good in...

OK...
can do that...weather looks good in tonight's forecast!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-28-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
OK...10ish at the Brat Stop it is then, I tend...

OK...10ish at the Brat Stop it is then, I tend prefer to get to the races early for various reasons but, I'm flexible, especially when riding with someone I'm new to riding with...I also understand...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-28-2014, 08:22 AM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Ahoy your Mooseness...(and anyone else...

Ahoy your Mooseness...(and anyone else interested) Does 9 AM work for you to meet up at the Brat Stop next Friday (July 4) to ride for breakfast and then on to the Elkhorn flat track?
10 AM was...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-21-2014, 12:03 PM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Moose, Would a 9 AM meet work for you (and...

Moose,
Would a 9 AM meet work for you (and anyone else)? If we're going to meet & ride to have breakfast and ride to Elkhorn on backroads, it would give us some extra time in case of something...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 05:24 PM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Meeting at the Brat Stop, going for breakfast...

Meeting at the Brat Stop, going for breakfast from there and taking backroads to the Elkhorn races would work for me. All we need to do is set a time.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Sorry...should have been more specific...The...

Sorry...should have been more specific...The races are on July 4th. They're early enough in the day that you can be home in plenty of time for the evening BBQ and fireworks! What could be more...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 10:01 AM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Any of you ADV Rider Chicago thread regulars...

Any of you ADV Rider Chicago thread regulars planning to ride to the 1/2 mile flat track races in Elkhorn Wisconsin on the 4th? I remember that MooseDog went last year...(I actually parked next to...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-06-2014, 07:59 AM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Absolutely...Thanks. :thumb

Absolutely...Thanks. :thumb
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-04-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
I hate to cancel the ride I posted to the Henry...

I hate to cancel the ride I posted to the Henry flat track but, I must. It looks like the weather will hold out but, yesterday at about 4 PM I was on scene at a fatal motorcycle accident right in...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-01-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
If the Crud seems like more than you want to do...

If the Crud seems like more than you want to do this Sunday the AMA Vintage National flat track series will be visiting our fair state at the Marshall-Putnam County fairgrounds half mile in Henry IL....
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-12-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
You are correct, Sir! Thank you for keeping me...

You are correct, Sir! Thank you for keeping me honest!

Us northside city folk have a tendency to get those numbered roads a bit pixilated in our cerebral cortexes.............I knew where it...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-12-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
For a very good burger try KC's on the southeast...

For a very good burger try KC's on the southeast corner of 176 and Wilmot road near Richmond. I sometimes ride up there just for a burger!
As for your headlight...try Oakton Auto Parts in...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-14-2014, 11:25 AM
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Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
KTM don't make a pasta maker!..........It's a...

KTM don't make a pasta maker!..........It's a spaetzel maker!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-05-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Not "motors".......................ENGINES!!! ...

Not "motors".......................ENGINES!!!




Motors run on electric current..................................Engines run on fuel!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-27-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Moose, Are those screws something new meant for...

Moose,
Are those screws something new meant for winter trail riding or are they meant for riding/racing on ice? Problem with ice screws is they don't hold up for trail riding. Ice screws get worn,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-16-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Yeah...Just took a call from a colleague on the...

Yeah...Just took a call from a colleague on the west coast who is in the SoCal racing scene who told me that the reports of a booby trap were incorrect. It doesn't make it any easier or less sad that...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-16-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Godspeed Sad enough as it is but,...

Godspeed


Sad enough as it is but, downright criminal if it turns out that the unconfirmed reports that he ran into a booby trap are true.
I read a comment from a frequent desert racer that...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-10-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
The American way, baby! They open their land up...

The American way, baby! They open their land up all season for riding and racing...work their butts off keeping it groomed, safe and clean of debris...Buy & maintain all the equipment needed to...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-09-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Too bad.....I was hoping to finally meet you in...

Too bad.....I was hoping to finally meet you in the real world! I'm going to be easy to locate if any of the ADV Chicago thread crew wants to say hello...just ask Wardy or Jay Hall (if he's there) or...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-08-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
I are...be there with a small contingent of old...

I are...be there with a small contingent of old curmudgeons from the Chicago Norton Owners Club...I'll be on a TTR 250. there'll be a DR 400 and an ATK in the group among possible others.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-06-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
Any of the ADV Chicago crew planning on taking in...

Any of the ADV Chicago crew planning on taking in the Fox Valley Off Road Rider Appreciation playday this Sunday?
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-10-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 14,286
Views: 687,860
Posted By OldTimeBiker
What do you do when you buy elsewhere and then...

What do you do when you buy elsewhere and then get a bill in the mail from the state, county or municipality? How do you avoid paying tax when registering a new purchase?
I understand you can get...
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