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Forum: Face plant 12-18-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,768
Posted By sandsman
Was an awesome tribute at his funeral, Boy Scouts...

Was an awesome tribute at his funeral, Boy Scouts did the Honor Guard Duty. Memories from the Scouts, memories from the Christian Motorcyclists Association, and memories from the men;s group at the...
Forum: Face plant 12-17-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,768
Posted By sandsman
I found out a few more details, a car was sitting...

I found out a few more details, a car was sitting waiting to turn left, when it was struck from behind and propelled into the line of bikes. It doesn't change the fact that he died, but it just shows...
Forum: Face plant 12-15-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,768
Posted By sandsman
Had a friend killed over the weekend

RIP Russ Neis

http://www.myfoxdfw.com/story/27635449/motorcyclist-killed-on-way-to-deliver-toys-to-needy-kids
Forum: Alaska 12-09-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,503
Posted By sandsman
I am gonna head up there in July/August also....

I am gonna head up there in July/August also. Seems to be the best time frame.
Forum: Road warriors 12-05-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
Nice ride MaddBrit, we are kinda in the same area...

Nice ride MaddBrit, we are kinda in the same area of N Tex, I think I'm gonna do a winter ride down to the Hill Country, and maybe over to the BBNP area too. The "Sisters" are a really good area to...
Forum: Road warriors 12-03-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
I think I have a good idea for my Deadhorse ride...

I think I have a good idea for my Deadhorse ride in 2015, kinda like a spare tire. and lighter than a camper trailer.
Forum: Road warriors 11-28-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
I think it looks good with a trunk, and at alot...

I think it looks good with a trunk, and at alot cheaper price than a Goldwing, same engine though.
Forum: Road warriors 11-28-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
I wonder if you can add a tourpack/trunk to these...

I wonder if you can add a tourpack/trunk to these F6Bs? I have seen several that the price looks good on.
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
I do alot of searching on craigslist, and have...

I do alot of searching on craigslist, and have found alot of good deals. I am currently in the hunt for a newer Wing. I have it narrowed down to 3. I hope they last to the first part of January, I am...
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
I get about 5 to 10 mpg less depending on wind...

I get about 5 to 10 mpg less depending on wind and throttle
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
http://lubbock.craigslist.org/mcy/4761063879.html...

http://lubbock.craigslist.org/mcy/4761063879.html $1000

http://nashville.craigslist.org/mcy/4728976883.html $875

http://tricities.craigslist.org/rvs/4753911793.html $1400
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
Here is one at a super price in San Antonio area,...

Here is one at a super price in San Antonio area, $1,000 is a super price

http://sanantonio.craigslist.org/mpo/4758473612.html


There you go.
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
And in LaPort Tx, even closer. Just a bit higher...

And in LaPort Tx, even closer. Just a bit higher though.

http://houston.craigslist.org/rvs/4744448340.html
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
Here is one in Austin Tx on Craigslist. ...

Here is one in Austin Tx on Craigslist.

http://austin.craigslist.org/mpo/4757853094.html

$1500, that's a good price and it looks good in the pics
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
Spelling on my camper is Kwik Kamp. There are...

Spelling on my camper is Kwik Kamp. There are lots of popup tent trailers made for motocycles, mine is a 2002 model. They don't make these anymore but they're still out there, a couple of months ago...
Forum: Road warriors 11-25-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
You should be able to pick up a used trailer for...

You should be able to pick up a used trailer for cheap, I see them all the time on craigslist, I pull a small camper called a quick kamp, it weighs out probly close to 500 lbs loaded up for camping...
Forum: Americas 11-22-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By sandsman
What about the ammo?

What about the ammo?
Forum: Airheads 11-21-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,922
Posted By sandsman
Good looking bike for small change. Welcome to...

Good looking bike for small change. Welcome to the jungle.
Forum: Americas 11-21-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By sandsman
Thanks for the info. I am doing my research...

Thanks for the info. I am doing my research early, that way there won't be any surprises.
Forum: Americas 11-21-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By sandsman
:1drink Thanks I will let you know, I am...

:1drink

Thanks I will let you know, I am gonna do some research on the USPS now.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-20-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 35,556
Views: 8,982,593
Posted By sandsman
I call it a win, not a fail.......all you FF are...

I call it a win, not a fail.......all you FF are commenting, and he or she is out riding.....including me, but I will fix that in a little while. Get on your bike and ride!
Forum: Americas 11-19-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By sandsman
To me, riding all the way up is part of the...

To me, riding all the way up is part of the experience. I still have a few months to iron out what I am gonna do with my firearms, I may take a hunting rifle up for my thru the Canada experience.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 11-18-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 27,206
Posted By sandsman
It's looking good John, I am planning a Alaska...

It's looking good John, I am planning a Alaska ride this coming year as I am not getting any younger. Still alive at 55 is my motto.
Forum: Americas 11-14-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By sandsman
One thing, you cannot take a handgun (pistol)...

One thing, you cannot take a handgun (pistol) into Canada. You can take a hunting type weapon though, and I may do just that.
Forum: Americas 11-14-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By sandsman
What I was wanting to do was carry till I got up...

What I was wanting to do was carry till I got up close to the Canadian border, then ship to Fairbanks and pick up and carry on up and about during my time in Alaska then reverse the process. I do...
Forum: Americas 11-14-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By sandsman
Shipping of firearms, who's done it?

Ok, I have a couple of questions for anyone who has: 1.Flown with a handgun, just within the continental US. 2. Shipped a handgun from the lower states up to Alaska.

First question clarification....
Forum: Ride reports 11-11-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 135,144
Posted By sandsman
But there is a Honda shop in just about every...

But there is a Honda shop in just about every little podunk little town. That is why I won't stray from that brand, and it's just as reliable as any and better than most. A Goldwing is a sport bike...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 11-04-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,786
Posted By sandsman
TxRoadDog........just save your breath, they...

TxRoadDog........just save your breath, they don't get it. You will soon start hearing "That's not fair" or "You hurt my feelings" or some other stupid diatribe like they like to throw out.
As for...
Forum: Ride reports 11-04-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 55,062
Posted By sandsman
I have read a couple of your ride reports and you...

I have read a couple of your ride reports and you hooked me again. And again this time I am on the mend. All that needs to be said.... is nothing......I am enjoying this rr.
Forum: Face plant 10-29-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 114,042
Posted By sandsman
Awesome Diesel !!!!!!! It's been one hell of a...

Awesome Diesel !!!!!!! It's been one hell of a journey for you. Thanks for the updates, I always check to see if you have anything new to post. I myself have had a bad leg trauma, mine was minor...
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 111,949
Posted By sandsman
My 94 1500 has 140,000 on it and going strong...

My 94 1500 has 140,000 on it and going strong only issues with it are my alternator. It needs a new one. :cry
Forum: Ride reports 10-25-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 17,021
Posted By sandsman
Ok.....I'm in, good rr. :D

Ok.....I'm in, good rr. :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-10-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,206
Posted By sandsman
What tire are you running on your front?

What tire are you running on your front?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-10-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 35,556
Views: 8,982,593
Posted By sandsman
Well, maybe he may be a bit slow, but at least he...

Well, maybe he may be a bit slow, but at least he is out there riding........he has every bit a right to be there as anyone else.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 35,556
Views: 8,982,593
Posted By sandsman
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v290/svmango/106...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v290/svmango/10636270_10152775733848140_1374698331763624702_n_zps5dfae51f.jpg



Because someone is falling down on their job. Here it is again!
Forum: Hacks 10-06-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,076
Posted By sandsman
add you a steering stabilizer and that should...

add you a steering stabilizer and that should cure your low speed shake.:D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-02-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 9,234
Posted By sandsman
Hard to find many 18" tires that will fit under...

Hard to find many 18" tires that will fit under the front fender of a GW. Ask him the size, I may want to do that too, I have a GW rear tire on the front of my 2001 Suzuki Intruder 1500, and a CT on...
Forum: Equipment 10-01-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,444
Posted By sandsman
On my body

I carry my wallet, cell phone and my Glock 26, that is all. :evil
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,551
Posted By sandsman
Great report, how did the guy who broke down...

Great report, how did the guy who broke down finish up?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-27-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 9,234
Posted By sandsman
I would say that is true, I didn't put a CT on...

I would say that is true, I didn't put a CT on for accelerating out of corners even though it does corner reasonably well. I put it on for miles. On one bike of mine I put 38,000 miles on it just by...
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