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Forum: The Garage 07-11-2009, 06:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,005
Posted By viking66
+1 Simple Green, although, do not use it on hot...

+1 Simple Green, although, do not use it on hot anything.
WD-40 is the elixir of the doGs! 1000 uses, most of them for motorcycles.
Also, Oil Eater; a spray Ive found at Costco; engine grime,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-02-2009, 05:35 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 10,832
Posted By viking66
Whilst out on a 200mi. run around NJ High Point...

Whilst out on a 200mi. run around NJ High Point State Park on Monday with a friend of mine, an LEO of my town, his KTM's rear punctured. I forgot to give him back one of his old jokes "it only flat...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-03-2009, 09:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 585
Posted By viking66
Hi, I've got a Rino 130. To my recollection, the...

Hi, I've got a Rino 130. To my recollection, the Rino only updates when the radio is "keyed-up", no real time updates. Further, the only way to calculate distance from point to point on screen is by...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-03-2009, 04:43 AM
Replies: 8,698
Views: 521,334
Posted By viking66
Well done jccc, Props for the night ride and...

Well done jccc,
Props for the night ride and posting; no small task finding that one in the dark. The DL's lighting is boss aint it?


Where to next?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-02-2009, 07:32 AM
Replies: 8,698
Views: 521,334
Posted By viking66
Yeah, yesterday felt like an FTF; "I gotta...

Yeah, yesterday felt like an FTF; "I gotta hustle..." Yeah, whatever. Hey, 20 finds within 2mi? not a bad way to pad your numbers ( if your into that sort of thing). I have found a few on your side...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-02-2009, 05:08 AM
Replies: 8,698
Views: 521,334
Posted By viking66
I thought mosque when I saw the spire.

I thought mosque when I saw the spire.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-01-2009, 08:41 PM
Replies: 8,698
Views: 521,334
Posted By viking66
Keeping it easy...

http://i716.photobucket.com/albums/ww162/pcoburn_photo/AnchorsAway.jpg
Ah, I love to economize. Two geeky activities chasing pictures around the countryside, and geocaching ( chasing ammo cans...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-01-2009, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8,698
Views: 521,334
Posted By viking66
Yeah, I've done a bit of birdwatching and...

Yeah, I've done a bit of birdwatching and partying on the rocks as you enter the place. You get a nice overlook of the marshes and rarely get surprised by rangers. We would twist numbers and play...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-01-2009, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8,698
Views: 521,334
Posted By viking66
'Twas quiet when I got there, save for the ...

'Twas quiet when I got there, save for the North-bound train; which I was too late to get a shot of... But quiet enough to, uh, void my bladder in the nearby vegetation.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-01-2009, 09:59 AM
Replies: 8,698
Views: 521,334
Posted By viking66
DL650_Iona Island_Hudson Valley TOR

http://i716.photobucket.com/albums/ww162/pcoburn_photo/DL650_IonaIsland_TORLarge.jpghttp://www.flickr.com/photos/34363019@N00/sets/72157619017262471/http://www.flickr.com/photos/34363019@N00/sets/7215...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-19-2009, 05:55 PM
Replies: 27,293
Views: 2,223,723
Posted By viking66
Can someone punt that thing up here so we can...

Can someone punt that thing up here so we can play? At least up to middle Earth ( New Brunswick or so ). Thanks, that'd be great.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-06-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 214,772
Posted By viking66
this is from the About: Version 3.2.1 (5525.27.1)

this is from the About: Version 3.2.1 (5525.27.1)
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-06-2009, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 214,772
Posted By viking66
No problems with Safari, but with FireFox 3.0.7,...

No problems with Safari, but with FireFox 3.0.7, that doesn't fly.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-15-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,404
Posted By viking66
I heard Hollis was terrorized by youths in chex...

I heard Hollis was terrorized by youths in chex like that. Oh the humanity!
Today, they'd haul your dad off for you not wearing a lid in your own backyard. Freakin nanny state.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-13-2008, 11:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,404
Posted By viking66
Well, I was not so much thinking about...

Well, I was not so much thinking about 'memberships' as I was about my personal quandary about balancing truths.
I fear Im afflicted with seeing both sides, and its causing my head to hurt. My only...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-13-2008, 05:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,404
Posted By viking66
Conflicted in NJ

Hi all, I ride street mostly, but a gravel dual track is hard to pass up. I hike too ( not as much as I'd like to / need to ); and have in the past supported those who were of a like mind. Both an...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-19-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,916
Posted By viking66
I have my Zumo attached to what was the mount for...

I have my Zumo attached to what was the mount for my speedo on my DR650. I sought the smallest throw or length I could for this "fittament". No vibrations at all. Its actually threaded two mount...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-05-2007, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 696
Posted By viking66
Having recently purchased a Zumo 450, it suits my...

Having recently purchased a Zumo 450, it suits my needs very well. The only consideration would be if you were going to use the GPS in your car as well. The car kit that comes with the 550, is...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-24-2007, 07:15 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,279
Posted By viking66
I toe the line in school zones. Other than that,...

I toe the line in school zones. Other than that, Im with the flow or 5 - 10 over in traffic. 40 mph feels about right most of time for suburban areas.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-19-2007, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By viking66
Im running an IntellMac with Parallels. Garmin...

Im running an IntellMac with Parallels. Garmin will be the only source for uploaded maps to the unit.Mapsource is clunky, but powerful. MacGPSPro is a great answer mapping software for Mac. You can...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-15-2007, 09:49 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,681
Posted By viking66
6'4" 240 something on a DR650 with Jimmy Button...

6'4" 240 something on a DR650 with Jimmy Button Hi Bend Renthals All good.
A ZRX 1200 with risers, that fits nicely too.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-04-2007, 07:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,496
Posted By viking66
ZUMO 450 $601.34 FROM AMAZON. Im leaning...

ZUMO 450 $601.34 FROM AMAZON.
Im leaning towards it, about to pull the trigger in fact.
Save for the bluetooth capability, and XM radio. Neither of which i want I wear a helment so I dont have to...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-04-2007, 11:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By viking66
Beta late than never!? meh.

Beta late than never!?
meh.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-22-2007, 07:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By viking66
Janet from Joisey, I think I've seen you on...

Janet from Joisey,
I think I've seen you on many mornings splitting the WSHwy So.
Im not sure about the pink helmet, I kinda remember a yellow one on a DR 400 (?), whatever...
Anyway, I used to...
Forum: Equipment 03-21-2007, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 745
Posted By viking66
Ive got one of their mono rail ones. if going...

Ive got one of their mono rail ones. if going this route, the Condor front wheel chock is key. Its adjustable for either my 21" or 17" front wheels. Hands free operation: cool.
At first, I wasn't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-23-2007, 05:58 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,616
Posted By viking66
When approaching a light that just turned yellow...

When approaching a light that just turned yellow and your running a little hot(read: fast), and you are sporting a brand new set of MT21's; run the light. Your chances of going down are considerably...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-22-2007, 09:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,186
Posted By viking66
I knocked a couple of side view mirrors off of...

I knocked a couple of side view mirrors off of cars whilst 'splitting. It sucks. I did chuckle when it happened.
I commuted into NYC for a couple of years. I got real good at lanesplitting. Then,...
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2007, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,391
Posted By viking66
My shield is without distortion. That is until I...

My shield is without distortion. That is until I wear sunglasses with it; then I get this oil sheen thing going on with some surfaces. An effect of polarizing I guess.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-21-2007, 07:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,186
Posted By viking66
email sent, thanks for the heads up.

email sent, thanks for the heads up.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-21-2007, 07:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,186
Posted By viking66
Its illegal? :D No sick bird has ever stopped...

Its illegal? :D
No sick bird has ever stopped me.
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2007, 09:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,001
Posted By viking66
Ive had the good fortune to have well fitting and...

Ive had the good fortune to have well fitting and good looking Corbin saddles for my bikes. I hear that Im in a small minority of Corbin customers who are satisfied ( or perhaps we only hear from...
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2007, 06:15 PM
Replies: 98,485
Views: 18,765,111
Posted By viking66
Am I the only one ho has has no problem with...

Am I the only one ho has has no problem with Acerbis hand guards?
if you move the inner mount out ( towards the bar end ) it gives you enough room for the levers. At least it did when I put them...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-25-2007, 07:19 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 12,135
Posted By viking66
The infamy of my '76 Toyota Corolla lives on?!...

The infamy of my '76 Toyota Corolla lives on?! Long live Suzzie the Silver Sedan!
Back in high school, I could get that silly cage up on two wheels in turns; chirping third. Man, I was an a**hole. I...
Forum: Beasts 01-22-2007, 11:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,544
Posted By viking66
Great photography mate! I envy.

Great photography mate!
I envy.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-22-2007, 08:49 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 12,135
Posted By viking66
Pick any Black Lincoln Conti. in NYC. Upscale...

Pick any Black Lincoln Conti. in NYC. Upscale cabbies ( no apologies to cabbies either, they're next ) homicidal by my reckoning. By far the most dangerous cage on the roads near me. The Volovos ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2007, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,860
Posted By viking66
My DR650 SM

I did mine through East Coast Wheels. I had no problems with them, nor their work which was excellent and competitively priced. Other customers however are cursing them a mean streak; mostly about...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-12-2007, 09:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,791
Posted By viking66
I love the combination of all the ingredients; (...

I love the combination of all the ingredients; ( in no particular order ) Computers, GPSr & DualSporting. Its All Good. Each made better by the other in a synergy.
I have noticed that those who ride...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-20-2006, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,145
Posted By viking66
I just got a 60CSx for hiking and geocaching. I...

I just got a 60CSx for hiking and geocaching. I also have a Rino 130 which I believe are similar to the 530. The 130 has a B&W screen and lower memory and a less powerful radio. That said, the Rino's...
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2006, 11:26 AM
Replies: 1,197
Views: 254,743
Posted By viking66
Here is mine. The can do, go anywhere ( within...

Here is mine. The can do, go anywhere ( within reason ) beast.
It double times as an SM too.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2006, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,328
Posted By viking66
It would appear I have a split personality...

Or perhaps a bit bi-polar ( appologies those who may be. I have no real idea what a bi-polar state is. ) Any way, of the handful of bikes Ive owned, that were either singles or in line fours. An '82...
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