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Forum: Face plant 08-12-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,537
Posted By Okeedokee
Good advice I have a spot and it does make it...

Good advice
I have a spot and it does make it more sensible to ride alone in the local national forest. It gives me some piece of mind. BUT, I will say this:
If your wife is the worrying sort, and...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-04-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 555
Posted By Okeedokee
Very nice! Hope to get there one day

Very nice!
Hope to get there one day
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,150
Posted By Okeedokee
Meopta=great european optics+built rugged+good...

Meopta=great european optics+built rugged+good prices
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-12-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,801
Posted By Okeedokee
Great pics and report! In fact, so motivating...

Great pics and report!
In fact, so motivating that I'm going to get on my Tiger and take myself a ride in our wonderfully hot, sticky South Carolina Lowcountry morning weather!
:clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-08-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Crap, I'm going too fast here. He just...

Crap, I'm going too fast here.
He just responded again with a clarification: It is still open to night riding. The only request is that y'all need to be respectful of campers who might be sleeping.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-08-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Yup, as I thought. Big Al just responded to my...

Yup, as I thought. Big Al just responded to my text saying yes it is closed to everyone except those who are camping up there. He locks the front gate each night now.
If more people cared and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-08-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Ken: Are you sure it hasn't already been closed...

Ken:
Are you sure it hasn't already been closed to night riding?
(I thought the host told me it has.)
-Hal
Forum: Equipment 06-16-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,655
Posted By Okeedokee
Been wandering the same thing for a couple of...

Been wandering the same thing for a couple of years. It's handy to read opinions both way.
Personally, all my gear has come with inner liners. I have never used any of them. I just pull-on a rain...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-03-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Wambaw OHV Trail Francis Marion National Forest

The Coastal Off-Road Riders Association (CORRA) will be on site at the trailhead this Saturday to start construction of the new off-load ramp.
Anyone who wants to come out and help for a while is...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-21-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Corra

Hey rodsram
PM me and I'll fill you in on CORRA
Forum: Beasts 01-10-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,546
Posted By Okeedokee
Huh?

FWIW:
I bought my Tiger from the local dealer in Ladson, SC who then became a non-dealer. Of course, this leaves me with the next-closest dealer being 2.5 hours away.
So, I have to ask, If TNA is...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-05-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
2 ways to do it: #1 Contact the USFS at their...

2 ways to do it:
#1 Contact the USFS at their Huger headquarters. They sell them there. But call first to make sure someone is their who can handle $.

#2 Come out to a workday and help out for 8...
Forum: Vendors 12-09-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 108,322
Posted By Okeedokee
Got my RIDE THE WORLD Performance Synthetic Long...

Got my RIDE THE WORLD Performance Synthetic Long Sleeve today. It looks great!
Thanks!:clap
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,756
Posted By Okeedokee
Definetly silk against the skin. Nothing better...

Definetly silk against the skin. Nothing better for stopping cold wind IMO. And nothing better than a Merino wool based long john like the Ulfrotte' from Sweden (now Smartwool I think) for warmth. I...
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 405
Posted By Okeedokee
Is that 4.95# including the dirt?:rofl

Is that 4.95# including the dirt?:rofl
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-04-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,733
Posted By Okeedokee
The beginning of the end of anything good is when...

The beginning of the end of anything good is when it starts to get talked up.
My solution to the problem: Look for my own little "honey holes".
Be it places that are good to fish, good to hunt or...
Forum: Vendors 12-04-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1,075
Views: 136,906
Posted By Okeedokee
Thanks. Just placed order for 2-light 10/20...

Thanks.
Just placed order for 2-light 10/20 round LR Optimus set w/ harness & switch.
Forum: Vendors 12-03-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,075
Views: 136,906
Posted By Okeedokee
Advice on lights needed

Bike: 2012 Triumph Tiger 800 XC
Me: 54 and eyesight getting worse every day it seems
Need: Lights for occasional night riding.
Don't think I need a dimmer because I'm thinking the lights will be...
Forum: Vendors 12-02-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 32,256
Posted By Okeedokee
Done!

Received today and installed this evening. 30 minutes. Looks good and bright!
Thanks!:clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Nice meeting you today Eric. Enjoyed watching...

Nice meeting you today Eric. Enjoyed watching your face plant too!
:clap
Forum: Vendors 11-06-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 32,256
Posted By Okeedokee
$ sent

$ sent
Forum: Face plant 10-31-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,869
Posted By Okeedokee
Prayers have been asked. Y'all keep your chins up!

Prayers have been asked. Y'all keep your chins up!
Forum: Face plant 10-31-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,244
Posted By Okeedokee
We are also crawling with them here in the...

We are also crawling with them here in the coastal area of SC. And that is in spite of our deer season running from Aug 15th until Jan 1st- with guns! Plus, there's no limit on them around here. We...
Forum: Beasts 10-30-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4,026
Views: 495,040
Posted By Okeedokee
Triumph Center Stand

Just installed the Triumph kit. Works good now that it's on, but man what a pain to install. The instructions do not mention this but, if anyone decides to install this kit pay heed: If you have a SW...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-30-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Met Nick at Champion Honda/BMW of Charleston

Hey Nick!
I talked to you Monday over there. PM me and I'll get you hooked-up with the group.
-Hal
Forum: Vendors 10-25-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 32,256
Posted By Okeedokee
I want one

Count me in please.
Forum: Beasts 10-23-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,790
Posted By Okeedokee
Tiger 800 XC Seats

I'm just starting my search for a new seat, and also just found this sort of old thread. Has anyone had experiences with other seats not covered here already? (Or is there another thread covering...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-03-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 95,639
Posted By Okeedokee
brp

I wimped-out and stayed at the Comfort Inn! (Had a air pad failure the night before and didn't get any sleep. That wasn't going to happen again!):lol3
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-02-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 500
Views: 95,639
Posted By Okeedokee
brp

Oh, if you ride the BRP early in the AM, be especially cautious. The area is absolutely FULL of deer! I counted 35 one morning in the first 5 miles and quit counting after I almost ran over a fawn....
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-02-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 500
Views: 95,639
Posted By Okeedokee
brp

I left Mt. Pleasant, SC all by my lonesome on Friday 9/13/13 @ 4:30 AM.
I arrived at the beginning (end) of the BRP in Cherokee, NC at 10:30 AM and started on the BRP @ MP-469.
I arrived at Black...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-09-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 29,307
Posted By Okeedokee
Small world! We ride up there two or three times...

Small world! We ride up there two or three times a month. They moved the enduro to a better location a few years ago. I know you have fond memories of that "hard" ground! Ha! You've gotta love sand...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-07-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 29,307
Posted By Okeedokee
Thanks Mike and all you other vets who have...

Thanks Mike and all you other vets who have posted here. I am in awe of your sacrifices and humility.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-15-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 14,086
Posted By Okeedokee
God do I feel like a dumb ass for reading 3 pages...

God do I feel like a dumb ass for reading 3 pages of this stupid shit
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-06-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2,217
Views: 99,696
Posted By Okeedokee
sounds like a plan. See y'all there

sounds like a plan.
See y'all there
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-01-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2,217
Views: 99,696
Posted By Okeedokee
How about Reds Ice House on Shem Creek? Upstairs...

How about Reds Ice House on Shem Creek? Upstairs on the deck is pretty cool. Kinda overran with yuppies though.

Or, what about Salty Mikes downtown at the City Marina (below the Marina Variety...
Forum: Ride reports 04-14-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,021
Posted By Okeedokee
Grits, how do we defend our grits?

Grits, how do we defend our grits?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-11-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Armenia Dual Sport Event

Sorry if I have overlooked the best thread for this, but has anyone on this one decided to go to this event?
Forum: Face plant 03-06-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 39,206
Posted By Okeedokee
Well, I have only one screw. But wait, I also...

Well, I have only one screw. But wait, I also have a cadaver ligament or two that I'm proudly wearing in my right knee after its unfortunate meeting with an oak tree. Does that count?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-19-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
I just called Triumph customer service in Atlanta...

I just called Triumph customer service in Atlanta to ask about a new dealer, etc. A waste of time, of course.
He did say that his info indicated it was a"voluntary termination" on the part of the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-18-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 30,425
Posted By Okeedokee
Yup, I guess we'll either be getting another...

Yup, I guess we'll either be getting another dealer here, or carrying the Tigers to Augusta for warranty. Speaking of which, anyone know anything about the Augusta dealership?
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