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Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 12:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,322
Posted By LostViking
Loving this one. The bikes set up the way...

Loving this one.

The bikes set up the way you have them just makes so much sense to me. Simple but functional. I might add a Dart Fly Screen and heated grips. But that is about it.

Are the...
Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 09:31 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 18,573
Posted By LostViking
Tough report for me to read, due to the carnage....

Tough report for me to read, due to the carnage. But a very good testament to all involved. Anyone can get along on an easy trip.

It takes special individuals to deal with adversity, and plans...
Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4,965
Views: 947,413
Posted By LostViking
Never got the whole "Chick Bike/Man Bike" thing....

Never got the whole "Chick Bike/Man Bike" thing. It isn't like they come with reproductive parts.

There are girls out there that can ride rings around me.

I have only owned one Harley. And I...
Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4,178
Views: 691,090
Posted By LostViking
Huh, now that you mention it my old '73 Trail 70...

Huh, now that you mention it my old '73 Trail 70 was about the same color as the Deluxe CB. If this new bike can take have the pounding my Trail 70 took. I'd never have buy another bike.
Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 4,178
Views: 691,090
Posted By LostViking
For Those of you who are interested. There is a...

For Those of you who are interested. There is a Belgian couple planning to ride a pair of Kitted out CB1100s around the U.S. and then to Argentina.

Link from Ride Reports,...
Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4,178
Views: 691,090
Posted By LostViking
Relax folks, It's in their Sport Section, ...

Relax folks,

It's in their Sport Section,
http://powersports.honda.com/street/sport.aspx

Actually, After checking I lied. It is only the '13s and '14s listed.
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,322
Posted By LostViking
I Just stumbled on to this ride report. Headed...

I Just stumbled on to this ride report. Headed out at the moment. But very excited to read this one.

I have been traveling by motorcycle since 1978 when I got my first road bike. In 1981, I picked...
Forum: Beasts 12-23-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 21,754
Views: 4,014,815
Posted By LostViking
The front right tire on that Studebaker looks...

The front right tire on that Studebaker looks low!

The rest of it looks amazing.
Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 81,263
Posted By LostViking
Does my heart good to see this thread still...

Does my heart good to see this thread still going.

Love the New Editions!
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-21-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,656
Posted By LostViking
Trials bikes and Elsinores! A guy can dream! ...

Trials bikes and Elsinores! A guy can dream!

But the reality is, I'm a long way from either. I have to get the job first. Then, if I succeed there. I will have to move out and get established....
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-21-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,822
Posted By LostViking
Good to see the Hairy the dog is settling in....

Good to see the Hairy the dog is settling in. Lots of changes for him to adjust to. Some quiet time is probably good too.

He looks young enough to adjust to the bunny. Hopefully at some point you...
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,320
Posted By LostViking
In the '80s I toured without a windscreen....

In the '80s I toured without a windscreen. Because, well I didn't have a windscreen.

Since then most of my bikes have had some sort of wind protection. But with every solution come another...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-21-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,656
Posted By LostViking
Cool Video,

Cool Video,
Forum: Beasts 12-21-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 50,668
Posted By LostViking
Ghostbrother, I get what you were trying...

Ghostbrother,


I get what you were trying say. I too hava collection of old mufflers, hard bags, handlebars, windshields, racks, and other debris.

The Tiger crowd overall seems a happy bunch....
Forum: Beasts 12-20-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 2,901
Views: 691,496
Posted By LostViking
Great shot Haymaker!

Great shot Haymaker!
Forum: Beasts 12-20-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 50,668
Posted By LostViking
I think GhostBrother did much better with his...

I think GhostBrother did much better with his English than I or most of us here would do with our Swedish.
Google translate often miscues on the subtle nuances we take for granted.

Can we talk...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-19-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 561
Posted By LostViking
Welcome, Bummer, I live over by...

Welcome,

Bummer,
I live over by Chateaugay, but I hope to be heading for Wyoming soon. I fly out for an interview after the first of the year. Dropping south offers many opportunities for twisty...
Forum: Australia 12-18-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1,372
Views: 117,782
Posted By LostViking
Well, I finally made it cover to cover. Great fun...

Well, I finally made it cover to cover. Great fun you lads have on your Tigers.

Thanks again for taking me along!

LV,
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 19,430
Posted By LostViking
This one touches a soft spot for me. Somewhere, I...

This one touches a soft spot for me. Somewhere, I have a picture of my dad doing a hand stand on the handlebars of his '40s vintage Indian Chief. Old black and white photo, but cool one for me never...
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,399
Posted By LostViking
She is strikingly beautiful, no doubt, But,...

She is strikingly beautiful, no doubt,

But, she had the guts to try this,
And, the brains to make it work.

Plus, she is trying to help others along the way.
High Risk - High Reward,

How...
Forum: Road warriors 12-18-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,517
Posted By LostViking
Well if you are keeping your old 800R it's a no...

Well if you are keeping your old 800R it's a no brainer. Just keep it and tweek it.

If you are going new. I don't know. It depends on what you want out of a bike. I have owned a 800GS, and the 800...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-18-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,656
Posted By LostViking
The trials thing has some appeal. Particulary the...

The trials thing has some appeal. Particulary the vintage side. I am getting somewhat vintage myself.

When I was a kid. I had three bike pictures hanging on my wall. A sexy red Laverda road bike....
Forum: Ride reports 12-17-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,333
Posted By LostViking
Great report guys Brings back a lot of good...

Great report guys

Brings back a lot of good memories for me. I passed through much the same area on my way west a few years back.

The bear, the bell, and a few others are almost identical.
...
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,802
Posted By LostViking
Two of my all time favorite Motorcycles. Real...

Two of my all time favorite Motorcycles. Real world fun, and sport tour capable. I had the ST3, but basically same bike.
Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 8,921
Views: 1,423,607
Posted By LostViking
Lose the top case. Paint the bags the same...

Lose the top case.

Paint the bags the same color as the bike, and the bars the same as the frame. Things would improve dramatically.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-16-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,656
Posted By LostViking
I actually like that area down below the Medicne...

I actually like that area down below the Medicne Bow. If that's what you're referring to. That's one of the things that draws me to Wyoming. It is quite diverse.

A bit of history and some cool old...
Forum: Beasts 12-15-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4,337
Views: 824,459
Posted By LostViking
And Now, A Word From Our Sponsor!

And Now, A Word From Our Sponsor!
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-15-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,656
Posted By LostViking
But, Bud Light is the greatest beer on earth. I...

But, Bud Light is the greatest beer on earth. I have a mullet, and enjoy witty banter about pick-ups! Sounds like my kind of place.

What was her name? Just in case!
Perhaps I can lure her with...
Forum: Australia 12-15-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1,372
Views: 117,782
Posted By LostViking
Be worth the trip down just for one of those...

Be worth the trip down just for one of those Schnitzel Club hats,
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 8,921
Views: 1,423,607
Posted By LostViking
Lately, This one seem to be tugging hard for...

Lately,

This one seem to be tugging hard for my attention,
Forum: Australia 12-15-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1,372
Views: 117,782
Posted By LostViking
Thanks to all of you

I just wanted to take a moment to say thanks to all you Tiger riders from Australia.
Sorry to show up without a Passport and proper documantation.

But whenever ADV Rider makes me crazy. And...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-14-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,822
Posted By LostViking
I always liked the dog from "The Grinch that...

I always liked the dog from "The Grinch that Stole Christmas"

His name was Max,
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-14-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,656
Posted By LostViking
Doc, I do have some heritage. But...

Doc,

I do have some heritage. But truthfully, I prefer my meat on the hoof. I can take or leave the finned option. I like my alcohol fermented, my meat not so much. ...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-13-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,822
Posted By LostViking
Nice looking pooch, Here's hoping it's a...

Nice looking pooch,

Here's hoping it's a very long and happy relationship for you both!!

A dog needs a good man, almost as much as a man needs a good dog!
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9,029
Views: 1,885,274
Posted By LostViking
Nice shot! GB, No worries, I...

Nice shot!


GB,
No worries,

I really wanted a white one too.
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 515
Posted By LostViking
I agree they are pretty poor. It's like, did...

I agree they are pretty poor. It's like, did anyone actually try these before putting them on the bike and selling them?

I just grabbed the propper sized bungie cords and hook from handle to...
Forum: Road warriors 12-13-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,447
Posted By LostViking
Somebody likes it. But he is from the U.K. So...

Somebody likes it. But he is from the U.K. So take that with a grain of salt,
http://www.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/motoring/review-triumph-tiger-800-xrx-4662844
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9,029
Views: 1,885,274
Posted By LostViking
You're killing me, But it looks great. ...

You're killing me,
But it looks great.

Your's is a 2014 and comes with Yamaha's new No Whining Warranty. Maybe they will do a recall for the '13s

I see yours came with the new Trojan Weather...
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 9,029
Views: 1,885,274
Posted By LostViking
GB, Why did you have to kick my mat gray...

GB,

Why did you have to kick my mat gray primer bike right square in the nuts like that?

I have actually been impressed with the flat gray. It always looks relatively clean. Although it never...
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9,029
Views: 1,885,274
Posted By LostViking
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