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Forum: Equipment 05-20-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,055
Posted By bigtallguy
Wow, that warranty was one of the big reasons I...

Wow, that warranty was one of the big reasons I bought from them in the first place. I guess I will move on to other brands next time:dunno
Forum: Ride reports 03-19-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 175,313
Posted By bigtallguy
It is cool, you get to see the Spruce Goose among...

It is cool, you get to see the Spruce Goose among other things. I'd go back if I get the chance.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-12-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4,537
Views: 234,474
Posted By bigtallguy
I've moved off to the far away land of...

I've moved off to the far away land of Hattiesburg, so probably won't play the local Jackson game too much anymore. Not that I was a prodigious player anyways:D
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,298
Posted By bigtallguy
I've had one for about a month now and it works...

I've had one for about a month now and it works fine for me. It swivels, but it's not like it's constantly moving around while I'm driving. Once I set it where I want it I usually don't have to mess...
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
It's not bad for me, though it does feel I'm at...

It's not bad for me, though it does feel I'm at the upper range as far as fitting the bike. I'm 6'5" with a 35" inseam. It doesn't leave a lot of leg room for me, but I haven't had any issues.
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
Still enjoying mine thoroughly. Here's one from a...

Still enjoying mine thoroughly. Here's one from a 500 mile ride getting the state tag a couple of weeks ago.

I still stop to look at it for a moment in the garage if I'm walking by:raabia
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-18-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
:clap

:clap
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-16-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
Here's one to get things moving again ...

Here's one to get things moving again

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n110/bigtallguy75/null_zps78f6787d.jpg

Hid Al behind the green can on the corner of the building.
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-14-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4,537
Views: 234,474
Posted By bigtallguy
So where was it, other than Canton?

So where was it, other than Canton?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-13-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
:shog I actually looked two times just to be...

:shog

I actually looked two times just to be sure I wasn't missing it, maybe I need glasses :baldy

Y'all let me know what you want to do...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-12-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
Went and grabbed a new mascot today, meet Al, Al...

Went and grabbed a new mascot today, meet Al, Al Beback.

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n110/bigtallguy75/null_zpsc99158f1.jpg...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-10-2013, 04:58 AM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
It didn't really look disturbed, I dug all around...

It didn't really look disturbed, I dug all around but never found it. Hopefully I didn't overlook it...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-09-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
Well, I made the 8 hour drive today, but either I...

Well, I made the 8 hour drive today, but either I got bruced or the mascot disappeared again.

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n110/bigtallguy75/null_zpse7766da2.jpg...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-18-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4,537
Views: 234,474
Posted By bigtallguy
I didn't realize the place across the street was...

I didn't realize the place across the street was an old tag, or is it? :D
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-18-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4,537
Views: 234,474
Posted By bigtallguy
Tag! Clear Branch store off of White Rd. ...

Tag! Clear Branch store off of White Rd.

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n110/bigtallguy75/null_zps5ebbfd16.jpg (http://s110.photobucket.com/user/bigtallguy75/media/null_zps5ebbfd16.jpg.html)
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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-23-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
Originally it was backordered parts, which took...

Originally it was backordered parts, which took the first 2 months, then they found a couple more pieces needing replacement and had to order those, which luckily only took a week.

It was at Got...
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
Got it back from the shop finally, now I can...

Got it back from the shop finally, now I can contribute to the derision again:clap

I will say it feels way bigger than the sv650 I've been riding around on, I almost dropped it in my driveway when...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-23-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
Finally got the VFR back today:clap Nearly...

Finally got the VFR back today:clap

Nearly dropped it in the driveway and the shop put way too much oil in it, but she's mine again:D
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-17-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
Been out riding in the Ozarks. I still don't have...

Been out riding in the Ozarks. I still don't have the VFR back, but the sv is standing in quite nicely. Awesome weather and roads!
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-13-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
Actually found two in a row! I might be getting...

Actually found two in a row! I might be getting better at this:D Too bad I'm going out of town for a week, if it's still there when I get back I'll run get it on the VFR:evil
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-11-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
:clap

:clap
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-10-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
Try following the music from the brake-man. My...

Try following the music from the brake-man.
My original idea for this tag is close by, but I got dizzy just thinking about it.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-01-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
New tag ...

New tag

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n110/bigtallguy75/null_zpsc9a9b66a.jpg (http://s110.photobucket.com/user/bigtallguy75/media/null_zpsc9a9b66a.jpg.html)
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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-30-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
Usually I can't find these tags, just got lucky...

Usually I can't find these tags, just got lucky one of your pictures was taken from the same spot as the picture on the Natchez Trace website for that campground. And the wife wanted to go shopping...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-29-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
I happened to look right after he posted the new...

I happened to look right after he posted the new one, and had nothing else to do for a few hours:D

That's the back up bike, formerly known as the wife's bike:evil It's a sv650. I look ridiculous...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-29-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6,446
Views: 362,938
Posted By bigtallguy
Tag! It was at the bicycle campground on the...

Tag! It was at the bicycle campground on the Trace, near mile marker #159. It was dark by the time I got there so the pictures suck.
...
Forum: Road warriors 06-23-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
How is the fit/finish/comfort on the corbin? We...

How is the fit/finish/comfort on the corbin? We were looking at those for the same reasons you did but haven't quite bit the bullet yet.
Forum: Equipment 06-17-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 352
Posted By bigtallguy
I've looked at disc locks, but it wouldn't really...

I've looked at disc locks, but it wouldn't really stop someone from just picking it up and loading it in a truck or van, like they did with mine.

I've just about settled on the chain. It would...
Forum: Equipment 06-15-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 352
Posted By bigtallguy
Scorpio rLink/Chain?

I recently had my new to me VFR stolen from my work parking garage, which has me looking at ways to deter thieves from considering it agian (it did get recovered 6 hours later). I've basically...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-14-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
It was at the St. D parking garage on the north...

It was at the St. D parking garage on the north side of Lakeland. I park it with the other motorcycles down in the bottom, out of sight of Lakeland. You would have to actually drive into the garage...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-13-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
Thanks for sharing in my disgust guys. Funny...

Thanks for sharing in my disgust guys. Funny thing though, I actually didn't get mad until the cops called to tell me they found it and it was damaged. I knew it would be damaged but figured it was...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-13-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
I rode to work, then from Holmes Ave in Jackson...

I rode to work, then from Holmes Ave in Jackson home.

Note I didn't ride from work to Holmes Ave, some ass holes decided they liked my new motorcycle:baldy

Luckily the security guys at my work...
Forum: Road warriors 06-10-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
I've only been able to put around 300 on mine,...

I've only been able to put around 300 on mine, but I've been working:twitch

I did install the Z-Bomb on it yesterday and took it to work today, much better power delivery. Next up is the Juice Box...
Forum: Road warriors 06-01-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
Nice pics Blakebird:clap Good mileage too! If...

Nice pics Blakebird:clap Good mileage too! If what everyone says is true, it should improve as you build mileage on it.

I went ahead and ordered the Z-bomb for mine, there is a noticeable "hit" of...
Forum: Road warriors 05-31-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
So I went through a tank today, 146 miles and 3.6...

So I went through a tank today, 146 miles and 3.6 gallons, so 40.5 mpg. I had a pretty even mix of interstate, mild sporty backroads, and slow highway cruising so that should give me a pretty good...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-31-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
It is. The FJR was no slouch, but this one is...

It is. The FJR was no slouch, but this one is more into the zx=14/busa/k1300 territory.

I missed the zx-14 ever since I traded for the FJR, something about having way too much power on tap makes...
Forum: Road warriors 05-30-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
Yeah, I took the wife for a quick spin today and...

Yeah, I took the wife for a quick spin today and she approves:clap Need a back rest for her and possibly some sort of foot boards in place of the pegs but that's all she asked for.

I'm planning...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-30-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 5,150
Views: 290,968
Posted By bigtallguy
Took my ("our" if the wife is around) new bike on...

Took my ("our" if the wife is around) new bike on a quick ride with the wife around the res, just in time to see the sunset over the water.

My new ride:
...
Forum: Road warriors 05-30-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,618
Posted By bigtallguy
Brought this one home today, 2010 with 13,500...

Brought this one home today, 2010 with 13,500 miles:D

I like this one a lot! Good thing I test rode it before I read about it or I wouldn't have ever bought this POS:huh

Where's the thread for...
Forum: Beasts 05-15-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 20,742
Views: 3,598,889
Posted By bigtallguy
I think if a company wants our hard earned money,...

I think if a company wants our hard earned money, they should at least pretend to care if we have problems. The "life is tough, suck it up" attitude has no place in customer service.

I actually...
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