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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-09-2014, 08:05 AM
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Posted By msgvb
holy crap man! what a fantastic journey!

holy crap man! what a fantastic journey!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-31-2013, 02:00 PM
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Posted By msgvb
New Year's Day Ride?

Hey guys, what's the skinny on the New Year's Day ride this year?
just gave a quick scan, maybe missed the link somewhere. or this is like that time my parents left me at a rest area on summer...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-27-2013, 01:39 PM
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Posted By msgvb
Quote: <table...

Quote:
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-14-2013, 02:14 PM
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Posted By msgvb
yeah, +1 sorry I missed the morning session! ...

yeah, +1
sorry I missed the morning session!
def good hangin' and meeting you guys.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-07-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,442
Posted By msgvb
NICE!!! Nuggets, does that rear shock...

NICE!!!

Nuggets, does that rear shock require an air charge? Or is it all mechanical and oil?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-30-2013, 11:57 AM
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Posted By msgvb
yeah, a couple nearby who'd probably take...

yeah, a couple nearby who'd probably take delivery. never really thought about doing that before. USPS does that? how does one facilitate use of that option?
Forum: Beasts 11-29-2013, 08:09 AM
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Posted By msgvb
wow! nice! that sounds like an awesome trip,...

wow! nice!
that sounds like an awesome trip, too.

I'm not sure what to make of the Mefos yet. have them on a DR, but not much to compare them too. just seem like a decent all 'rounder for what...
Forum: Beasts 11-28-2013, 03:24 PM
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Posted By msgvb
These look a little like Mefo Explorers? Are you...

These look a little like Mefo Explorers? Are you familiar with them?
Have you used these Mitas tires before?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-28-2013, 07:48 AM
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Posted By msgvb
gah! I hate when this happens. in fact,...

gah! I hate when this happens. in fact, wherever possible, I try to avoid dealing with sellers use USPS exclusively with few exceptions (Procycle is one), or I ask whether there's an affordable...
Forum: Beasts 11-27-2013, 05:53 AM
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Posted By msgvb
I tried the Metzeler Tourance for my last set on...

I tried the Metzeler Tourance for my last set on the DL1k. They're okay, but they wore faster than I would have expected. Traction is good though, and they feel pretty good overall, more so in the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-25-2013, 05:46 PM
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Posted By msgvb
I'll just come and watch and hang out on this...

I'll just come and watch and hang out on this one, maybe man the camera, so if anyone else needs to do some suspension work, I won't be occupying a time slot for that.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-24-2013, 03:20 PM
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Posted By msgvb
I'd like to see this chapter of the project for...

I'd like to see this chapter of the project for when I need to do my own.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-24-2013, 11:36 AM
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Posted By msgvb
good info, I always wonder about that when...

good info, I always wonder about that when considering jumping to a different bike.



again, good comparison info, and also great info about the wind management. another thing I've been curious...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-24-2013, 09:17 AM
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Posted By msgvb
yeah, it's ridiculous out there today! hard to...

yeah, it's ridiculous out there today! hard to believe it was just 70 two days ago. I think I'm gonna try to go for a spin at some point today just the same.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-24-2013, 08:09 AM
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Posted By msgvb
DNS lookup does resolve 66.7... to...

DNS lookup does resolve 66.7... to mail.cyclegear.com, but without viewing the entire message header, you can't really know where it originated.

don't know, man, I typically don't open anything I...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-24-2013, 08:03 AM
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Posted By msgvb
drool. say, how do you guys find the Tenere's...

drool.
say, how do you guys find the Tenere's lights to compare to the Vstrom's?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-24-2013, 07:33 AM
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Posted By msgvb
I'd be interested in that. not sure I'd have a...

I'd be interested in that.
not sure I'd have a bike to contribute, although I have been thinking about upgrading the suspension on the DR...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-23-2013, 04:48 PM
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Posted By msgvb
in'tresting. I wasn't really sure what the...

in'tresting. I wasn't really sure what the difference is.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-23-2013, 02:00 PM
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Posted By msgvb
ahhhh, excellent info. that's a good point about...

ahhhh, excellent info. that's a good point about creating multi-segment routes. do you have to load these up as separate trips in the gps then? open the next when you get to the end of one?
...
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2013, 01:10 PM
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Posted By msgvb
agreed, and true they're not going anywhere...

agreed, and true they're not going anywhere either way, but that's just the way it's done - mil spec style :) done correctly, it's almost an artform!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-23-2013, 12:11 PM
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Posted By msgvb
thanks, yeah, this is what I was wondering. and...

thanks, yeah, this is what I was wondering.
and yes, I've noticed that sometimes you need to add more "middle of nowhere" points to "steer" the route.

good point about the avoidance preference...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-23-2013, 09:40 AM
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Posted By msgvb
Garmin Base Camp and the like

Hey, any of you guys using the Garmin Base Camp software for creating routes for your gps?

Software came with my old Zumo 220 and I play around with it from time to time, but never really...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-23-2013, 06:44 AM
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Posted By msgvb
NICE! So what's the plan?!? comparison of...

NICE!
So what's the plan?!? comparison of Yamaha & BMW? or do you already know the answer to this?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-19-2013, 05:31 PM
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Posted By msgvb
Esp if you carry OJ on the bike at the same time.

Esp if you carry OJ on the bike at the same time.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2013, 10:45 AM
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Posted By msgvb
that's good news, thanks for the update, Mike. ...

that's good news, thanks for the update, Mike.

ha, if he's got that Shannon gleam, that means he's prob got some wheelchair saddlebags on order, and is planning a day trip out wheelin' around the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-15-2013, 08:49 AM
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Posted By msgvb
nice! which bikes are those?

nice!
which bikes are those?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-14-2013, 09:05 AM
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Posted By msgvb
yeah, this woulda been quite some time after. I...

yeah, this woulda been quite some time after. I went out around 4:30 or so.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-13-2013, 03:37 PM
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Posted By msgvb
Anyone out riding a Buell today?

Crossed paths with a dude on a Buell today while riding out back around Pungo. twice! any of you guys out there today?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-29-2013, 06:36 AM
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Posted By msgvb
this forum needs some sort of "like" or...

this forum needs some sort of "like" or acknowledgement system
those photos are great. the panning worked out great to capture speed. like the dirt track baby roosts at the starting line, and the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-28-2013, 12:23 PM
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Posted By msgvb
jeeeeeeze... lucky. that almost got ugly. ...

jeeeeeeze... lucky. that almost got ugly.

Matt, where was this? thought it was Mill Landing/Nanney's at first, but now doesn't seem like it. yeah, there are a few sections back there that...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-25-2013, 09:57 PM
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Posted By msgvb
woh! where is this pizza place?!?

woh! where is this pizza place?!?
Forum: Ride reports 06-18-2013, 06:43 AM
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Posted By msgvb
wow! that looked like an amazing trip! nice...

wow! that looked like an amazing trip! nice ride report, too.
how did you go about coordinating the rides and activities each day? meals, etc.?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-16-2013, 09:35 AM
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Posted By msgvb
find any good semi-local ones?

find any good semi-local ones?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-16-2013, 06:34 AM
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Posted By msgvb
good info. most frustrating part about buying...

good info. most frustrating part about buying stuff online. you can do all the reading and research you can, but there's still no substitute for trying on, unfortunately. Revzilla has some pretty...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-15-2013, 03:17 PM
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Posted By msgvb
which way did you misjudge - is the stuff larger...

which way did you misjudge - is the stuff larger or smaller than expected?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-12-2013, 01:59 PM
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Posted By msgvb
hahaha :)

hahaha :)
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-11-2013, 07:41 AM
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Posted By msgvb
and then what happened? you thumbed your nose at...

and then what happened? you thumbed your nose at him, burned rubber, and wheelied outta there?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-06-2013, 11:01 AM
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Posted By msgvb
yeah, I'm talking about some sort of training...

yeah, I'm talking about some sort of training program. I've had two people recommend them, though out of country riders, Canadia and England. guess they have them there. I've seen those things I...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-05-2013, 06:42 PM
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Posted By msgvb
Police Motorcycle Training Course?

Hey, any of you guys know of any Police Motorcycle Training Courses in the Hampton Roads area? these things are supposed to be fantastic. I can't seem to turn up any info on 'em here locally.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-23-2013, 07:02 PM
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Posted By msgvb
haha!<br>anyone recognize it?<br>

haha!<br>anyone recognize it?<br>
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