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Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-26-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Found this lestest opinion piece

Not sure where this guy is from but thought I post this opinion from a 26 year-old whose been riding for 8 years now.

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Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-02-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 617,481
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Duck Crossing

Had this happen today coming home from work. This is on 184 (The Connector) in Boise. Speed limit is 60 MPH. I was going around that speed (give or take depending on the DR's mood)

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Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-23-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
This rider has been posting his lane splitting...

This rider has been posting his lane splitting vids down in the Dallas area. Here's one of them. From his vids, he does everywhere there's traffic. Even at intersections. And he blogs. Some of...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-18-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
http://i78.photobucket.com/albums/j88/photoser/unt...

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May not be able to tell in the photo but this...
Forum: Trip Planning 03-09-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,215
Posted By Kent Glasscock
I commute on a WR250r also. It's 25 miles with...

I commute on a WR250r also. It's 25 miles with about 20 of it interstate. What has worked with me is a First Gear Katmandu worn over my work uniform (slacks and golf shirt) and Gaerne Boots. I keep...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 02-26-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
There some videos out there of guys splitting in...

There some videos out there of guys splitting in Texas. Mostly in Houston and there are others that said they've done it right by police and not get pulled over for it. There's also one of a guy...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 02-23-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
You really do a good job of trying to thank...

You really do a good job of trying to thank everyone. Just curious, what what was your fastest speed going through there near the end?
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 02-20-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
I know, when people think if city traffic they...

I know, when people think if city traffic they don't think Boise. The problem is now they have the "Flying Wye" here going into the city from Interstate 84 that isn't exactly flying. This area is...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 02-20-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Well, I've never ridden with him but he "appears"...

Well, I've never ridden with him but he "appears" to know his stuff, rides every day to work (even in the bad weather) has taken long trips up North and he's been in some wrecks and still rides...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 02-19-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
I know it's a small percentage on this forum here...

I know it's a small percentage on this forum here that are against lane splitting but do any of you ask your friends and coworkers outside of this forum what they think? One of the guys I work with...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 02-12-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
I enjoyed reading the rebuttal that Surj Gish...

I enjoyed reading the rebuttal that Surj Gish (head of lanesplittingislegal.com) put in the reply section.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 12-01-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,976
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Weather called for some flurries in the morning...

Weather called for some flurries in the morning but a high of 40. Didn't see any flurries on 630 am ride. Thought I was good. Looked out and its been snowing for the last hour. I'll have to see how...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 1,333
Views: 113,690
Posted By Kent Glasscock
IN:clap

IN:clap
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-02-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Moved to the Boise area about 5 months ago. I...

Moved to the Boise area about 5 months ago. I commute on my WR250, coming back today from work, there was a wreck, and traffic was backed up. I was sitting there and two guys in Harleys rode past me....
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 04-29-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 88,427
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Read the article and they reference the...

Read the article and they reference the LaneSplittingIsLegal.com website. I checked it out and there was a part in there I didn't know about, and thats the AMA now starting to push for legislation in...
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 49,996
Views: 10,632,833
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Best tool to remove the spark plug

Well, I was able to remove my IMS tank to check the spark plug out. I ended up using the tool kit that comes with the bike since my socket wouldn't fit down there to remove it. I did a check on line...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-19-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,354
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Made It!

Well, the hardest part was finding a place but I got a decent townhome to rent in Nampa. I wanted a place out in the country so I could have some fires in the back but that will all come in due...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-25-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,354
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Awesome help guys. Appreciate the warm welcome. ...

Awesome help guys. Appreciate the warm welcome. Thanks!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,354
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Moving to Boise area December 1

Hey guys. I'm taking the plunge and doing a job transfer to work in the great city of Boise. I've done a thread search on mechanics there and saw some good words for Cyclone Cycles. I talked to...
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 49,996
Views: 10,632,833
Posted By Kent Glasscock
rear rack with the wolfman side racks

On the purchase list is the wolfman side racks and was looking at a decent rear rack. I did see where the OEM rack works but may require a little more work for installing. I like the moose racing...
Forum: Thumpers 10-17-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 49,996
Views: 10,632,833
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Just purchased 2008 WR

Hey guys, joined the WR250r craze and I'm in the process of getting some mods done. The bike came with the Protaper Easton Handlebar. Which is fine but I wanted to install some handguards. The bar...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 10-10-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,140
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Kind of a reiteration of what other's have...

Kind of a reiteration of what other's have posted. For me. If I have to turn right at an intersection. And on the street in front of the light has one of those arrows where one goes straight and the...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 10-01-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,063
Posted By Kent Glasscock
These are great pics. I was in the Navy back in...

These are great pics. I was in the Navy back in 93-95 and was stationed in La Maddalena. I loved it there and want to visit again. I hope you were able to see that area.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 08-31-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,718
Posted By Kent Glasscock
When I first started riding motorcycles (about 12...

When I first started riding motorcycles (about 12 years ago) it was shorts, tank top, and bowl helmet (maybe DOT approved) and sneakers or hiking boots (at least I didn't wear flips). Eventually,...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 08-11-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,156
Posted By Kent Glasscock
All of the those stories are tragic but the first...

All of the those stories are tragic but the first one really got to me.
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 17,558
Views: 2,098,245
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Speedo no longer working...

My speedo on my 2012 went out a couple of days ago. All the other instruments work but the Odometer doesn't go (so it's stuck at 14,203 miles which may be a good thing lol) and I don't know how fast...
Forum: Americas 07-19-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 527
Views: 60,816
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Scheduled to start August 1 in Tellico Plains. ...

Scheduled to start August 1 in Tellico Plains. I'm going solo but willl hopefully meet up some riders along the way. I'm nervous but excited.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 07-10-2013, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3,122
Views: 914,638
Posted By Kent Glasscock
I can watch this video over and over.

I can watch this video over and over.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-27-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 24,469
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Hey Art, how's the KLR handeling? Also, what...

Hey Art, how's the KLR handeling? Also, what type of chain and front sprocket are you using? Is it a 15T or 14T? Great pics. Be Safe.
Forum: Equipment 06-18-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,468
Posted By Kent Glasscock
I agree, my experience with the roadcrafter was...

I agree, my experience with the roadcrafter was not good. I'm new to the roadcrafter gear and I purchased a two piece earlier this year for commuting and long distance traveling on my KLR. The first...
Forum: Americas 06-05-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 796
Posted By Kent Glasscock
As someone who lived in Nags Head, I can attest...

As someone who lived in Nags Head, I can attest to this. My folks still live there and they said Memorial Day Weekend was crazy.

However, If you take 158 coming into NC and stay on that over...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-12-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 408
Views: 24,437
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Hey guys, just happened to catch this thread....

Hey guys, just happened to catch this thread. Can't believe I didn't notice it earlier. I live in Advance, was living in "the Dash." Commute daily on my KLR 650. Also looking for some dirt roads...
Forum: Americas 04-25-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 60,816
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Thumb True and I'm sure it depends on the bike. I did...

True and I'm sure it depends on the bike. I did ask one KLR rider that took his and he said he brought a highway sprocket and a trail sprocket but never switched to the trail one. But I don't know...
Forum: Americas 04-25-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 60,816
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Okay thanks.. I'm just seeing if somebody has...

Okay thanks.. I'm just seeing if somebody has done it on the 16t and how it went. If I need to switch to a 14, I was looking at doing it in Oklahoma before the climbs start. Thats what I've read on...
Forum: Americas 04-25-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 60,816
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Time and space really (and patience). I'm not the...

Time and space really (and patience). I'm not the most mechanically inclined but I'm guessing it's time to learn how.
Forum: Americas 04-25-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 60,816
Posted By Kent Glasscock
August TAT

Slowly getting my 2012 KLR ready and hope to do the TAT this summer. Just a quick question for now. Is it possible to do the TAT on a 16t front sprocket? I've heard differing opinions. Just...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 17,558
Views: 2,098,245
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Hey guys. I want to get the Trail Tech Digital...

Hey guys. I want to get the Trail Tech Digital Stryker Gauge for my 2012 KLR. Does anyone have this device on their KLR? And if you do, how did you mount it? Also any opinions if it's a good device...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-29-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 617,481
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Thanks for all of the info and advice guys. ...

Thanks for all of the info and advice guys. Okay. Here's the last one I have. This one I think is the best (or worst depending on how you look at it). All of you have a safe and fun weekend. :D
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Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-29-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 617,481
Posted By Kent Glasscock
This one was last summer on my old Honda Shadow....

This one was last summer on my old Honda Shadow. I just started learning to edit so all the action is in the first 30 seconds. Nothing much to see after that (unless you want to check out the...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-29-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 617,481
Posted By Kent Glasscock
Didn't know it was there. It wasn't in the left...

Didn't know it was there. It wasn't in the left lane when I checked to move over. And it wasn't behnd me. My guess is that it was speeding up in the right lane and then moved to center.
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