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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-24-2015, 07:49 PM
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Posted By WDG
GOOD on him! :thumb <hr color=orange> I...

GOOD on him! :thumb
<hr color=orange>

I would think more vehicles piled up closer together likely to lead to more accidents, rather than less.
Forum: Old's Cool 05-24-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
Zombie slugs, maybe? <hr color=orange> ...

Zombie slugs, maybe?
<hr color=orange>

Yeah... I remember THAT girl. :eek1
<hr color=orange>

Plus, "rollin' coal" might give those guys a fun new game to play. :1drink
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-24-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 1,221
Views: 142,727
Posted By WDG
I'm going to guess a number of us (myself...

I'm going to guess a number of us (myself especially included) could shave 20+ pounds off and save money at the same time, by... eating less. :amazon
<hr color=orange>

What he said. :thumb
Forum: Equipment 05-23-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3,020
Views: 1,193,582
Posted By WDG
In more ways than one. Too light can fail at the...

In more ways than one. Too light can fail at the worst possible time. The heavier tool that's unlikely to break in the field beats the light tool that might, every time.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-23-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 10,447
Views: 2,240,904
Posted By WDG
I actually was using the phone, that time. This...

I actually was using the phone, that time. This was one of those parts that they didn't carry, so wanted to order. I ordered it myself and saved them the trouble. I'd guess they just really didn't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-20-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 3,827
Views: 577,274
Posted By WDG
Until you get one, try Rain-X Anti-Fog on the...

Until you get one, try Rain-X Anti-Fog on the inside of the shield, and on your glasses, too. And standard Rain-X on the outside works the same way AlecMyrddyn described the Plexus.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-19-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 10,447
Views: 2,240,904
Posted By WDG
This. I've tried to "buy local" but found that...

This. I've tried to "buy local" but found that either I blow the price of whatever it is I'm looking for in gas, because the first three stores don't have it; or they want three times the price of...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-16-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 1,468
Views: 283,619
Posted By WDG
I'm looking at a Craigslist ad from our Honda...

I'm looking at a Craigslist ad from our Honda Kawasaki West dealer that says $3,199 for a 2015 in yellow. No idea what the out-the-door price is, so maybe that's a come-on, but if you happen to find...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-16-2015, 08:38 PM
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Views: 577,274
Posted By WDG
They'd probably go for something more like a...

They'd probably go for something more like a Rokon. :rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-11-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7,490
Views: 1,359,947
Posted By WDG
Like Moto Guzzi's V7II, for example. :rofl

Like Moto Guzzi's V7II, for example. :rofl
Forum: Equipment 05-11-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,449
Posted By WDG
Just to follow up, we went up to the new REI in...

Just to follow up, we went up to the new REI in Southlake on Saturday, and looked at both the Half Dome 2 and Half Dome 4.

For the two of us, the 4 would absolutely be the way we'll go. If I were...
Forum: Thumpers 05-10-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By WDG
Here's a brief article about the new engine...

Here's a brief article about the new engine development:
Royal Enfield developing two new engine platforms - The Times of India...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-08-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
Yeah. A real salesman, he is. :rolleyes ...

Yeah. A real salesman, he is. :rolleyes

Couldn't be bothered to get a current photo, either.

Here's something I've noticed in a lot of these ads, including this one. The ad title will say $1,...
Forum: Hacks 05-03-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,138
Posted By WDG
:clap :clap :clap :clap :clap

:clap :clap :clap :clap :clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-03-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 10,447
Views: 2,240,904
Posted By WDG
Maybe they figure you've got enough on your...

Maybe they figure you've got enough on your plate. :rofl
Forum: Old's Cool 05-03-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
He wins. Those are easily the ugliest pipes I've...

He wins. Those are easily the ugliest pipes I've ever seen. :puke1
Forum: Equipment 05-03-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,449
Posted By WDG
It does, as I was looking at the fabric weights...

It does, as I was looking at the fabric weights and thinking the thicker would hold up longer. But two-up, lighter would be better. Everything requires a compromise of some kind, doesn't it? I think...
Forum: Equipment 05-01-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,449
Posted By WDG
If you expected to do most of your camping...

If you expected to do most of your camping together, would the Half Dome 4 be a better choice? Or would a 3-man, like the Quarter Dome be good enough?
(I'm just catching up on this thread, so this...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-29-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
Free tires for life? How's that work?

Free tires for life? How's that work?
Forum: Old's Cool 04-24-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
You just triggered a mental image of a GSA with...

You just triggered a mental image of a GSA with ape hangers, so he could stand with his hands still above his head. :lol3
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-24-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 68,920
Posted By WDG
Very nice. Can I borrow it? :evil

Very nice. Can I borrow it? :evil
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2015, 01:54 PM
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Views: 2,491,848
Posted By WDG
I'm just guessing it's partly because it's either...

I'm just guessing it's partly because it's either not possible or a huge hassle to get it plated in some jurisdictions.

EDIT: Opps! i should have read on before posting. Ed@Ford beat me to it.
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1,371
Views: 325,376
Posted By WDG
Simplest way to think of counter-steering is to...

Simplest way to think of counter-steering is to simply push on the grip that's on the side you want to go. When you go to practicing hard emergency swerving, you'll need to apply more steering force...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-19-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3,827
Views: 577,274
Posted By WDG
I do that when I can find a fast enough rabbit,...

I do that when I can find a fast enough rabbit, but the examples I'm thinking of are something different. I've noticed that often, if I don't pass with enough speed difference, the other driver will...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-15-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
Maybe it would be better with florescent blue...

Maybe it would be better with florescent blue Comstars? :rofl
Forum: Old's Cool 04-14-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
That's not just in motorcycling. :baldy

That's not just in motorcycling. :baldy
Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1,143
Views: 200,522
Posted By WDG
FWIW, The shifting seemed perfectly fine on the...

FWIW, The shifting seemed perfectly fine on the Scout I got to demo.
Forum: Old's Cool 04-09-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
Never mind the bike, I want to see the "scantly...

Never mind the bike, I want to see the "scantly clad redheaded woman." :evil
Forum: Road warriors 04-07-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 1,143
Views: 200,522
Posted By WDG
Fort Worth Indian had two Scouts at their demo...

Fort Worth Indian had two Scouts at their demo day, last Saturday, so I got to try it out back-to-back with a Roadmaster.

Mrs. WDG really liked the passenger accommodations on the Roadmaster, but...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-02-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7,490
Views: 1,359,947
Posted By WDG
Thanks. Makes sense to me. It's probably been...

Thanks. Makes sense to me. It's probably been around a long time, and I just never really noticed, before.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-31-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7,490
Views: 1,359,947
Posted By WDG
???

Is this relief cut to provide a breakaway point in a drop, to prevent losing the whole lever? I hadn't noticed this on other levers, but admittedly hadn't really paid all that much attention to them...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-30-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
I'm no welder, nor frame designer, but the design...

I'm no welder, nor frame designer, but the design of those joints in front of the engine and under the seat look prone to failure, to me.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-29-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
'Cause it's KEWL? :1drink BTW, is that a...

'Cause it's KEWL? :1drink
BTW, is that a bicycle tire on the front?

Nice paint on the wheels. I guess he couldn't afford to buy both rattle-can AND masking tape? :huh...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-25-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
And here YOU are to whine about it. :csm

And here YOU are to whine about it. :csm
Forum: Ride reports 03-25-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 49,587
Posted By WDG
I just got through dave6253's Death Valley RR...

I just got through dave6253's Death Valley RR (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1047582), and now this. DV must be calling to me. Must answer it, soon.
I'm in! :clap
Forum: Battle scooters 03-22-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 49,245
Posted By WDG
There's also the potential introduction of the...

There's also the potential introduction of the Honda CB300X (http://therideadvice.com/honda-cb300x-to-be-unveiled-in-japan/).
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-20-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 3,827
Views: 577,274
Posted By WDG
Possibly this: Way back (late '80s) when I rode...

Possibly this: Way back (late '80s) when I rode an FT500 Ascot, I had some guy in a Vette try to race at a light on Greenville in Dallas. He seemed dismayed to lose to a mere thumper. :rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-17-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 10,447
Views: 2,240,904
Posted By WDG
Good for hiccups, that. :evil <hr color=orange>...

Good for hiccups, that. :evil
<hr color=orange>

I would, but I have him on ignore, so I only see reflections of him in quoted responses. Which reminds me... STOP quoting the troll!
Forum: Old's Cool 03-08-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 423,017
Posted By WDG
Ah! I was thinking "sport" but couldn't square...

Ah! I was thinking "sport" but couldn't square that with the rest of his goofy misspellings.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-08-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 233,764
Posted By WDG
:clap

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