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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Today, 09:03 AM
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Posted By RimBenty
Thanks Jeff! And I would like to say the same to...

Thanks Jeff! And I would like to say the same to everyone.




I have been thinking of getting a Titan 1500xlt lift. Mostly because it has retractable casters so it's easier to move around....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-22-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 31,648
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Posted By RimBenty
If you missed it you can watch it here Straight...

If you missed it you can watch it here Straight Rythem Section (http://www.redbullsignatureseries.com/straight-rhythm-2014-complete-nbc-broadcast)
Travis Pastrana grew up and I think still lives in...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-21-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9,461
Views: 560,471
Posted By RimBenty
Googling the key words that he provided along...

Googling the key words that he provided along with the word "Kugel" should get you the location.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-21-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
If it has been working and this started without...

If it has been working and this started without you doing any clutch work, it may be a clearance issue. A worn basket or thrust washer will cause the clutch to drag. Seems to be common problem on the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-17-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
They are 1-1/8 inch bars, you don't need a cross...

They are 1-1/8 inch bars, you don't need a cross bar those handlebars are pretty tough and will take a good hit without bending.

You will need an adaptor Tusk-Universal-Big-Bar-Clamp-Kit...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-11-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Years ago I had a Homelite leaf blower that I...

Years ago I had a Homelite leaf blower that I couldn't get to stay running. My wife took I it to a local repair shop and they politely refused to fix it saying that the Lowes/Home Depot/Sears stuff...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-08-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
After thinking about it I have a lot of plastic...

After thinking about it I have a lot of plastic from a scooter that I was about to toss in the trash. That may provide more useful parts. I'll send you a PM with my phone number.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-07-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
I have some leftover plastic from my KTM. The...

I have some leftover plastic from my KTM. The rear fender which is black and some orange peices. You can look at it to see if any of it will work for you.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-03-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 390
Posted By RimBenty
The best you will probably be able to find is the...

The best you will probably be able to find is the BRT , TAT and the TET.

TET Link (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=508552)
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-02-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 31,648
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Posted By RimBenty
If you look at the picture of us in Buena Vista...

If you look at the picture of us in Buena Vista you can see mine mounted on the crash bar, kind of a pink/orange color. I may try a different mount to cut down on the vibration though. It is still...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-02-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Most of the video was not usable. What's the...

Most of the video was not usable.

What's the term "When pigs fly" :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-01-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
I guess I need to pay more attention, I didn't...

I guess I need to pay more attention, I didn't see the salute when you took the picture or the whole leatherman in the ear episode!

Here's the video I put together. I have been trying different...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-01-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
I left my house around 8:20am and wore my heated...

I left my house around 8:20am and wore my heated vest but never turned it on and only used the heated grips as needed. The weather was great after lunch.

Stay tuned, video should be posted...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-29-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
I'll be there. We should to try and get some...

I'll be there.
We should to try and get some pictures of the bikes in the snow before it all melts. :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-29-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
It looks like sunrise is around 7am and sunset is...

It looks like sunrise is around 7am and sunset is about 4:50pm

Here are the forecasted temps on yahoo weather for tomorrow morning.
7am -38 degrees
8am - 41
9am -46
10am-48
11am-54

I have...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-28-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Sunday ride

I'm up for a ride on Sunday! :ricky
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-27-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
I am very lucky and thankful but won't bore...

I am very lucky and thankful but won't bore everyone with the details.

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

Now let's eat! :dg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-11-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Where do you get bicycle tires rated for 207mph?...

Where do you get bicycle tires rated for 207mph? :huh
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 10,299
Posted By RimBenty
I'm trying to make it easy for you. Now you just...

I'm trying to make it easy for you. Now you just have to ride your bike to work and grab the tag.:D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9,461
Views: 560,471
Posted By RimBenty
Tag What's left of this building is at...

Tag


What's left of this building is at the end of Redman store road. I'm guessing this was the store but don't know for...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9,461
Views: 560,471
Posted By RimBenty
Grab ...

Grab
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Uno VA is basically this store. [emoji115][emoji1]


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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 10,299
Posted By RimBenty
New tag ...

New tag
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 10,299
Posted By RimBenty
Grab ...

Grab
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-06-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
August is probably the best time to go. I...

August is probably the best time to go.

I don't think you'll hit single digits on the passes. I was there in late July and just had on a tee shirt, pressure suit and a jersey. Didn't get hot or...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-06-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
You may want to go in late summer to avoid any...

You may want to go in late summer to avoid any snow on the passes. Most OHV roads and passes out there are closed by mid October due to snow. That usually means the snow is too deep for a jeep to get...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-05-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
I have a Garmin Montana but a lot of guys use the...

I have a Garmin Montana but a lot of guys use the Garmin Zumo. If you get one then you can load tracks and routes in it which can help you locally and in Colorado. Lay out your whole trip or just...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-01-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
My wife and I found out that the Swannanoa Palace...

My wife and I found out that the Swannanoa Palace was open for tours today so we went to check it out. We even braved the cold, wind and rain to check out the garden. It was 37 degrees on the...
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 914
Posted By RimBenty
I use a Thor Ride jacket. It has vents for the...

I use a Thor Ride jacket.
It has vents for the arm pit, chest and top of the shoulder with waterproof zippers. If it gets too warm I take it off and strap it to the rear rack on my bike. There is...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
So I finally put a video together from the...

So I finally put a video together from the PMS-500. This is the small bike group.

Most of the footage was filmed by my son and the water crossing where I thought I forgot to turn on the camera,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 11,199
Posted By RimBenty
Put me on the IN list, mostly because I like...

Put me on the IN list, mostly because I like breaking the rules.

Yeah, all two of them :evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-24-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Seaside road (Rt 600) parallels 13, more of a...

Seaside road (Rt 600) parallels 13, more of a country/back road than just riding 13.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-19-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
That's hilarious, and the words to the song are...

That's hilarious, and the words to the song are fitting

By the ranks or single file
Over every jungle mile
Oh we stamp and crush
Through the underbrush
In a military style!

Oh, we march...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-15-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Looks like great weather this weekend and with a...

Looks like great weather this weekend and with a couple days for that 3" of rain to drain off, this should be an epic ride.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-13-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Sweet!! Sunny and no dust :thumb Don't forget...

Sweet!! Sunny and no dust :thumb
Don't forget your cameras sounds like there may be photo opportunities at the water crossings. :D

(edit: Hopefully I didn't jinx myself)
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-10-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
If you want to ride them back to back, Ill offer...

If you want to ride them back to back, Ill offer up my services for this. You ride one and Ill follow you on the other then we, uhm... I mean you, could swap back and forth whenever the mood...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-08-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
Sorry to hear you got hurt. I think every...

Sorry to hear you got hurt.

I think every year I did the SH-500 someone had gone down on 85 in that area. There is a rock that they would paint orange because it is famous for taking people out,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-01-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
That's ok, I am redoing the maps because of...

That's ok, I am redoing the maps because of changes I made to the route. Minor changes for Saturday but I changed about half of the Sunday route. I should have them finished in the next day or two....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-30-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
I haven't messed with the videos yet. I Have been...

I haven't messed with the videos yet. I Have been working on updating the PMS-500 tracks along with other family duties. I'll see if I can get something put together.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-29-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 31,648
Views: 1,839,785
Posted By RimBenty
What an awesome trip to take your son on!...

What an awesome trip to take your son on! Something he will remember for a long time.
Forum: Ride reports 09-28-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,678
Posted By RimBenty
Awesome ride and great pictures.

Awesome ride and great pictures.
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