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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2,200
Views: 149,094
Posted By OhioPT
Yeah, I noticed that housing is more expensive...

Yeah, I noticed that housing is more expensive around Boone, and everything looks like it's built on the side of a cliff :eek1 I've heard the job market is limited in Boone. However, I see there...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-22-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
I gotta hand it to the Ohio mountain bikers. ...

I gotta hand it to the Ohio mountain bikers. They've done a great job expanding trail networks across the state. Now if we can get some moto trails...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-22-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2,200
Views: 149,094
Posted By OhioPT
Howdy fellow dual sporters. My wife and I are...

Howdy fellow dual sporters. My wife and I are considering relocating to Western NC. I've been doing quite a bit of online research, and I think we narrowed our search area down to south-western...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-12-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Very, very cool :clap Thanks for your hard work...

Very, very cool :clap Thanks for your hard work guys! Now we just need some [legal, public] trails to maintain :huh
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-10-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,979
Posted By OhioPT
Umm, I would not run a 990 in this dual sport...

Umm, I would not run a 990 in this dual sport event. It is always a muddy one, and that 990 will just dig itself a nice resting place. Do the adventure ride, or bring a small bike for the dual...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-03-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 352
Posted By OhioPT
Thanks for the heads up. I'm planning on being...

Thanks for the heads up. I'm planning on being there. Last year's ride was great, other than some of those nasty mud pits/creek crossings where everyone was piling up.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-24-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Have you ridden the CRF yet? I'd like to hear...

Have you ridden the CRF yet? I'd like to hear how it compares to the WR :ear
Forum: Beasts 03-21-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 69,459
Posted By OhioPT
Okay, it's been over 2 weeks now. How about that...

Okay, it's been over 2 weeks now. How about that "in-depth recap" and product reviews??
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-18-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 10,475
Views: 479,750
Posted By OhioPT
Great pictures! I'm very envious of you guys. I...

Great pictures! I'm very envious of you guys. I can't wait until I can get away for a moto trip again out West.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-15-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 10,475
Views: 479,750
Posted By OhioPT
Congrats! Let me know if you want some company.

Congrats! Let me know if you want some company.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-11-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 726
Posted By OhioPT
I have a friend who lives south of Pittsburgh, PA...

I have a friend who lives south of Pittsburgh, PA who wants to sell his '07. It has 16k miles, some extras included, looks to be in great shape. His asking price is in the low $6k range. I'm not...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-05-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By OhioPT
Yeah, good point. That drives me nuts too. My...

Yeah, good point. That drives me nuts too. My friend and I flew out to Cali a couple years ago and rented 450excs and hit the Piutes. We witnessed some locals tearing the shit out of "their"...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-05-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By OhioPT
Yeah, that sounds familiar. I had no trouble...

Yeah, that sounds familiar. I had no trouble going down that rocky section, but we had to stop for a looksy once we got to this part :huh
...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-05-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By OhioPT
Why did they close the lower (single track)...

Why did they close the lower (single track) portion of Porcupine Rim to MC's? That was the highlight of my moto trip out there years ago :deal

Oh, the Sovereign Trail is a good one to add to...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-25-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
Hi Ryan. Yeah, I think the only thing keeping...

Hi Ryan. Yeah, I think the only thing keeping Freddy in Pittsburgh is his aunt. He's an electrician and a damn hard worker, so I don't think he'd have trouble finding work. My riding trips out...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-24-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
Thanks for chiming in. It's great to hear from...

Thanks for chiming in. It's great to hear from someone who made the move, and their perspective on things. My best friend lived in the Bay Area and moved down to San Diego a couple years ago. I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-24-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
Wow, thank you guys so much for the information. ...

Wow, thank you guys so much for the information. I'm going to have to fly out there to check out CS and WP before I do anything. There are pros and cons of both, of course. My wife and I both have...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-21-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
Yeah, I've read a lot of threads on that forum-...

Yeah, I've read a lot of threads on that forum- great site. But, it's always nice to get advice from people who share common interests (like motorcycles and mtn bikes) since their views on a lot of...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-21-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
Yes, I want it all dammit :D I think part of my...

Yes, I want it all dammit :D I think part of my problem is my mind is preset to avoid living near a city because it typically means all kinds of shit I can care less about (theaters, art galleries,...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-21-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
Wow, thanks for the great info. Budget wise, I'd...

Wow, thanks for the great info. Budget wise, I'd like to stay in the 200-275k range, 3-4 BR, 2+ bath, 2 car garage, 2,000+ sqft. So those 750k to 3mil (lol) houses are out.

I mentioned wanting...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-21-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
What's the trail situation down that way? Any...

What's the trail situation down that way? Any motorized single track? Many mtb trails? Can you ride year round?
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-21-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,972
Posted By OhioPT
I know this is an older thread, but seems like an...

I know this is an older thread, but seems like an appropriate place to ask some questions I have. Some of you (Pablo, Raul Duke, and a couple others)might remember me, I'm the guy from Ohio who...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-20-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Can you elaborate on "restrictive...

Can you elaborate on "restrictive zoning"?
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-20-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
So among the following counties: Knox, Licking,...

So among the following counties: Knox, Licking, and Delaware, which one is better to live in? I guess it's probably more of a tax question than anything. Is there any good reason to head out into...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-20-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Thanks Mark. Ideally, I'd like to be located...

Thanks Mark. Ideally, I'd like to be located 15-30 minutes from at least 2 hospitals (for job opportunities), within 45 minutes from a major airport (we like to travel), within 10 minutes of...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-20-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Thanks for the advice Drifter, exactly what I was...

Thanks for the advice Drifter, exactly what I was looking for. What's the dealio with local taxes? I believe I saw that the SWLC school district has a .75% income tax. Is there also a municipal or...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-19-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Looking for input, again...

So I asked earlier for advice on living in the area of Pinkerington and Carroll. I've expanded my Columbus area home search a little north and east to Etna and South West Licking County. Since I'm...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-17-2014, 03:39 AM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Thanks for the input on Pickerington and Carroll....

Thanks for the input on Pickerington and Carroll. Sounds like Carroll is more what we are looking for. You guys pay some serious real estate and additional income taxes over there in Columbus!
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-16-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Pickerington/Carroll Advice

For the Columbus and surrounding area folks, I'm looking for some input on the towns of Pickerington and Carroll. My wife and I are discussing relocating somewhere in the future. We have family...
Forum: Beasts 02-14-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 2,451
Views: 470,290
Posted By OhioPT
Facts: Link length will determine rear ride...

Facts: Link length will determine rear ride height and amount of total wheel travel. Using a shorter link will raise rear ride height, but also reduce total travel. Conversely, using a longer link...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-13-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10,475
Views: 479,750
Posted By OhioPT
Some people will just drill and tap the existing...

Some people will just drill and tap the existing valve hole for a schrader, then you can keep the floating piston. I know you have the adapter at work, but what if you blow the shock in BFE, where...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-13-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 10,475
Views: 479,750
Posted By OhioPT
Congrats! Replace the floating piston with a...

Congrats! Replace the floating piston with a bladder next time and then you can use a schrader valve to charge it up without the special adapter.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-31-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Thanks. Yeah, I did this a couple hours ago and...

Thanks. Yeah, I did this a couple hours ago and it still worked.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-31-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
Anyone have a discount code for the Cleveland IMS...

Anyone have a discount code for the Cleveland IMS this weekend?
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-22-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
No special tools needed. Just an allen key to...

No special tools needed. Just an allen key to remove the bolt at the bottom of the fork, an appropriate sized open or closed end wrench to loosen the fork cap, and something to use as a seal driver....
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-03-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 10,475
Views: 479,750
Posted By OhioPT
This is true if they have a heavy snowfall during...

This is true if they have a heavy snowfall during the winter. My wife and I were out there in riding June a couple years ago, and some of the paved roads were still closed in the higher elevations,...
Forum: Beasts 12-23-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,795
Posted By OhioPT
I wonder if Rick at Cogent Dynamics is...

I wonder if Rick at Cogent Dynamics is manufacturing these for Ohlins :ear
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-13-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 65,731
Views: 5,105,797
Posted By OhioPT
I have a bunch of dirt-biased adventure riding...

I have a bunch of dirt-biased adventure riding buddies who saw the movie (Why We Ride) last week in Pittsburgh, and they were all disappointed. Said it was too pirate-biker focused and uninspiring.
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-08-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10,475
Views: 479,750
Posted By OhioPT
That's on my to-do list this week. Where you...

That's on my to-do list this week. Where you riding?
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-01-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 10,475
Views: 479,750
Posted By OhioPT
Last minute decision to ride at Mines and Meadows...

Last minute decision to ride at Mines and Meadows today. Single track was in good shape this morning , then got real muddy in the afternoon. The packed down quad trails were a bit scary.
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