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Forum: Ride reports 06-25-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
This is a pretty amazing ride report for a guy...

This is a pretty amazing ride report for a guy that told me he didn't like to write much!

Keep up the good work mate!
Forum: Thumpers 06-19-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 43,678
Views: 8,310,957
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Thanks, I remember seeing a FMF chart somewhere...

Thanks, I remember seeing a FMF chart somewhere for certain settings for given mods. Maybe I'll check their website.
Forum: Thumpers 06-19-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 43,678
Views: 8,310,957
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Yeah, I get your point. I have mixed feelings...

Yeah, I get your point. I have mixed feelings about too many mods.
Forum: Thumpers 06-18-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 43,678
Views: 8,310,957
Posted By Adios Pantalones
I have a new to me 08. Has random mods, top of...

I have a new to me 08. Has random mods, top of airbox open, air injection plugged, exup disabled. FMF controller.

The bike wants to stall when I shut off the throttle quickly. Feels like a simple...
Forum: The Garage 06-05-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,454
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Either stay full stealth or be all in/all legal....

Either stay full stealth or be all in/all legal. If you get one piece of paper, all the relevant agency's will know about it. They all talk to each other in Ca. at least. I got a letter from the ...
Forum: The Garage 06-05-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,641
Posted By Adios Pantalones
+1 on isolating the compressor for noise...

+1 on isolating the compressor for noise abatement.

Good quality rubber work mats underfoot at your work stations.

I'd like water, elec and air outlets out under the awning, good place to power...
Forum: Ride reports 04-10-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Scopolamine or "Scope" is also used for motion...

Scopolamine or "Scope" is also used for motion sickness in appropriate doses. Usually a patch. A friend who was sailing south got rolled in Ecuador by two women using either that or Rohipnol...
Forum: Americas 04-09-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 885
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Repeat after me... Light is Right! Pack your...

Repeat after me... Light is Right! Pack your bare minimum... then leave half of that out!

Heck you're in your 20's, you guys live on jerky and redbull, right? :lol3

Texas will be long but...
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
" if you happen to stumble into the wrong place...

" if you happen to stumble into the wrong place at the wrong time, but for the rest of the country (which is the overwhelming vast majority) things sound pretty chill from what I gather, and for...
Forum: Americas 04-08-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 705
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Getting down to the Sur and back in one day would...

Getting down to the Sur and back in one day would be a stretch.

It could be done but it would be a looong day.
Forum: Trip Planning 04-08-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,771
Posted By Adios Pantalones
I've been notified a month or more ahead usually....

I've been notified a month or more ahead usually. Then either a "window" for arrival, departure. Or exact days.
Forum: Ride reports 04-08-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Watch out for the Gorillas... and Guerrillas! ...

Watch out for the Gorillas... and Guerrillas! :deal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyG0G96UB6k
Forum: Ride reports 03-27-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
<bullwinkle voice=""> (Bullwinkle voice) ...

<bullwinkle voice=""> (Bullwinkle voice)

"Hey Rocky, watch me make this copper disappear"

Saltwater + stray current = poof! No copper! :lol3

Glad you got it sorted quickly! ...
Forum: Ride reports 03-24-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Great stuff. It's fun hearing your voice as a...

Great stuff. It's fun hearing your voice as a writer develop over the course of your travels! :deal Thank you for taking the time, writing is a lonely business.

Give those bikes a proper deep...
Forum: Thumpers 03-22-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 6,484
Views: 987,275
Posted By Adios Pantalones
So, who has a riding buddy that thinks your bike...

So, who has a riding buddy that thinks your bike is bad ass and wants to get one just like it? :ear

Shameless plug...

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=963455
Forum: Equipment 03-06-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By Adios Pantalones
This. Sweet, well engineered and strong!

This. Sweet, well engineered and strong!
Forum: Ride reports 03-01-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Nice stories! Keep up the good work. :ear

Nice stories! Keep up the good work. :ear
Forum: The Garage 02-19-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,948
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Nice cruiser there! Around here we call them...

Nice cruiser there!

Around here we call them "Bro-Peds" Hey Bro, Nice flat brim!

Or if DUI inspired, "Likker sikkles" :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Outstanding Sean! You're making magic, best post...

Outstanding Sean! You're making magic, best post so far.

Your story of Luis reminded me of this old story. It's been around forever. I had the chance to tell it to a "Luis" of my own in a little...
Forum: Equipment 01-30-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,254
Posted By Adios Pantalones
I like the idea of anonymous bags. Plain, no...

I like the idea of anonymous bags. Plain, no logos.
Nothing that says, " Hey! I'm full of expensive stuff, take me!"
Forum: Equipment 01-27-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 998
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Good old Pledge will fill micro scratches on...

Good old Pledge will fill micro scratches on shields, get a little more life out of an older shield.

YMMV
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:t...

:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb
Forum: Ride reports 12-24-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Sorry to hear about the tumble mate! I know...

Sorry to hear about the tumble mate!

I know you'll get a lot of good advice here, but I wanted to pass along a recent discovery.
After my biff the night we camped out, I got online and did some...
Forum: Equipment 12-17-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,636
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Sweet! The removable brand tags are an awesome...

Sweet! The removable brand tags are an awesome feature, especially if they become know for concealed carry.
Forum: Equipment 12-08-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 880
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Easy to whip those up out of stainless in any...

Easy to whip those up out of stainless in any well equipped marine store.

Or contact a rigging shop and have a couple made up and shipped.
Forum: Equipment 12-08-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,677
Posted By Adios Pantalones
I have been happy with my SIDI ADV. for a long...

I have been happy with my SIDI ADV. for a long time. That said, I appreciate you wanting something with more protection. You could always look at goretex gaiters for truly foul weather.
Forum: Trip Planning 12-06-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 33,129
Posted By Adios Pantalones
About five years ago I was camped at Lizard Creek...

About five years ago I was camped at Lizard Creek in Grand Teton NP.

I had been in Jackson Hole for a concert, (CSN!) rode back out to camp late. I was trying to be quiet so I just idled in slow...
Forum: The Garage 12-05-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,102
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Had good luck with Schwab when I lived in the...

Had good luck with Schwab when I lived in the PNW.

Les was a helluva guy. Great rags to riches story.

Real American Dream stuff.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les_Schwab
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,689
Posted By Adios Pantalones
http://www.hotchillys.com/?gclid=CJHAo4-klLsCFUdbf...

http://www.hotchillys.com/?gclid=CJHAo4-klLsCFUdbfgoda24A2g


Worn these for years. :deal
Forum: Ride reports 11-22-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Good to see you having so much fun! You...

Good to see you having so much fun!

You travel well, carry on!
Forum: Trip Planning 11-04-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,158
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Keep her warm. Keep her fed. Keep the...

Keep her warm.

Keep her fed.

Keep the mileage down.

You'll know you did it right if she'll go on a SECOND trip! :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Im now ready to step back out of this weird...

Im now ready to step back out of this weird alter-reality that is Cabo, and back into the real Mexico. I think Ill head back to a place where there will be more locals than tourists. Maybe...
Forum: Equipment 10-10-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,156
Posted By Adios Pantalones
I've had great luck with Valentine. It's not...

I've had great luck with Valentine.

It's not all about highway speeds. Mine saved me mostly on the backroads in small towns where the speed limits dive from 55 to 45 or 35 going through little...
Forum: Equipment 10-10-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 119,164
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Hey Paul, Awesome product, bought a bike with...

Hey Paul, Awesome product, bought a bike with HDB hand guards installed, everybody that see's them, wants them.
Question. Looked around your site and couldn't find this....
Is it possible to get...
Forum: Americas 10-09-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,111
Posted By Adios Pantalones
For sure Colorado and Utah, I lean towards the...

For sure Colorado and Utah, I lean towards the southern end of both states. The Grand Canyon is worth seeing.

As to PCH or HWY1, Don't bother with it south of LA (I-10).
The real gold is between...
Forum: Americas 10-09-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,392
Posted By Adios Pantalones
At last word SeanPNW is in Todos Santos.

At last word SeanPNW is in Todos Santos.
Forum: Ride reports 09-26-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Glad to see you on the east coast! Love Saint...

Glad to see you on the east coast! Love Saint Gator.

The little road side shrines are built by locals to mark where loved ones died in accidents. They always remind me to go easy on the happy...
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
OBTW Sean, the only thing you forgot to take was...

OBTW Sean, the only thing you forgot to take was the liter of Pacifico in my cooler. I promise to keep it safely for you...........:evil







Oops... all gone! :1drink
Forum: Ride reports 09-21-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 107,612
Posted By Adios Pantalones
Great to meet you Sean! For all of you out...

Great to meet you Sean!

For all of you out there ahead of Sean on the couch surf/ tent space list,
welcome the man with open arms! :deal

Good, fun , intelligent guy to hang with!

He was...
Forum: Ride reports 09-21-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,651
Posted By Adios Pantalones
eggzackly! This thread is the perfect antidote...

eggzackly! This thread is the perfect antidote for all of the usual mental masturbation that goes on in trip planning and a multitude of other ride reports. Good Lord men! How could you consider...
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