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Forum: The Garage 06-28-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
I emailed the buyer stating that I wasn't aware...

I emailed the buyer stating that I wasn't aware of any problems with the bike when I sold it to him - which is true. I was polite, but firm.

He fires back saying that I knew there were problems....
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
The buyer inspected the bike, kicked the tires...

The buyer inspected the bike, kicked the tires and test drove it twice, in addition to starting/stopping the bike several times. Again, no issues were apparent.

I would have taken care of known...
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 06:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
easyrider88, I sold the bike for $5,500, which...

easyrider88, I sold the bike for $5,500, which included the hard bags and a new tankbag. The bike also had very low miles. I think it was priced fairly.

mas335, according to the buyer, the bike...
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
mas335, I realize that I shouldn't have left the...

mas335, I realize that I shouldn't have left the tag on the bike, but that has nothing to do with the integrity of the sale or the stated condition of the bike. I was just trying to help the seller...
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 03:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
It's interesting that two people have mentioned...

It's interesting that two people have mentioned the possibility that a 'jump' could have caused the damage. When they had battery issues (dad & son), the dad mentioned jumping the bike off his car. I...
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
mas335, I knew of no issues with the bike when I...

mas335, I knew of no issues with the bike when I sold it. He could have had it checked out by my local dealer prior to buying it. He chose to check it out himself, ride it and buy it.
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
I'll talk to my buddies at the PD next door. That...

I'll talk to my buddies at the PD next door. That said, NC only requires that I submit a lost/stolen plate form. They don't ask for an explanation. I'm fairly certain they've already registered the...
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 01:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
Good thoughts. To make matters worse, I left the...

Good thoughts. To make matters worse, I left the plate on the bike and he's refusing to send it back to me. I just have to report it lost, so it's not a big deal. Still, it pisses me off that he's...
Forum: The Garage 06-24-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By Karpaasi
What should I do? Used bike issue...

A couple of weeks ago I sold my 2006 Triumph Sprint ST. I was the second owner, and as far as I knew the bike was in good condition. I allowed the buyers to check out the bike and test drive it, but...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-26-2009, 07:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
Thanks to machew01 and 4Redman for helping with...

Thanks to machew01 and 4Redman for helping with the Jimmy V Ride for Research yesterday! The event turned out to be smaller this year, and the weather was cloudier and cooler than expected....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-24-2009, 09:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
Yep, if anyone is still interested send me or a...

Yep, if anyone is still interested send me or a PM or just show up at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary at 8 a.m.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-21-2009, 07:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
One last bump for a good cause!

One last bump for a good cause!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-20-2009, 10:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
Chad, the route is along similar roads, but not...

Chad, the route is along similar roads, but not the exact same route as previous years.

Regarding the road markings, you are correct, they are not easy to see. They are geared towards cyclists...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-20-2009, 08:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
4Redman, machew01, wifiman and Chad_NC, I just...

4Redman, machew01, wifiman and Chad_NC, I just sent each of you an email requesting information I need.

Here is a link to the event routes. The course will be marked, but the markings won't be...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-19-2009, 09:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
The event is this Sunday and I still need help....

The event is this Sunday and I still need help. Please PM me if you're interested in helping out.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-15-2009, 05:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
Shameless bump for a good cause. :1drink

Shameless bump for a good cause. :1drink
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-14-2009, 11:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
Yes, we would like riders to register as a...

Yes, we would like riders to register as a volunteer.

http://www.jimmyv.org/component/cont...arch-2009.html

Steps to register:

1. Click on the link above.
2. Click on the firstgiving...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-14-2009, 06:08 AM
Replies: 19,333
Views: 1,045,384
Posted By Karpaasi
Wanted: Motorcycle support riders for cycling event in Cary on Oct. 25

http://www.jimmyv.org/component/cont...arch-2009.html (http://www.jimmyv.org/component/content/article/52-signature/795-ride-for-research-2009.html)

I'm organizing a group of riders to help out...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-14-2009, 06:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Karpaasi
Wanted: Motorcycle Support Riders for cycling event in Cary on Oct. 25

http://www.jimmyv.org/component/content/article/52-signature/795-ride-for-research-2009.html

I'm organizing a group of riders to help out with the Jimmy V Ride for Research on Sunday, October 25....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-18-2008, 01:11 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
The Crew

http://www.rileyspiller.com/photos/r4r_08/IMG_5196.JPG

From L to R: Mothra, Nod, Pete, cplrooster, rileyspiller, Scrape, farquharson, SalsaBoy, SgtMike and Karpaasi
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-18-2008, 09:02 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Event in the news...

http://www.newsobserver.com/news/story/1182557.html
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-18-2008, 06:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Thank You!!!

I'd like to thank the following Adventure Riders (+1) who volunteered for the Jimmy V Ride for Research this past weekend:

cplrooster
farquharson
Mothra
Nod (+1)
rileyspiller
SalsaBoy...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-16-2008, 01:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Let's plan on meeting at 6:30am. The event starts...

Let's plan on meeting at 6:30am. The event starts at 7a.m. We will be meeting at the start, unlike last year. Look for my red V-Strom. I'll keep an eye out for everyone.

If anyone has any...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-14-2008, 01:43 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
If you need to contact me

Mobile: Nine one nine four one three one two nine six.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-14-2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Cue sheets

I will most likely not be able to attach cue sheets prior to the event. They're still being worked on. You will get them on Sunday. Check out the links to the course maps (except the 25 - link...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-14-2008, 07:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Where to meet Sunday morning?

Map of the event location:

http://www.boothamphitheatre.com/media/venuesitemap.pdf

Look for a coned off area for riders near Land Rover Lane/Preferred Parking.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-14-2008, 07:05 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Everyone has registered to volunteer EXCEPT the...

Everyone has registered to volunteer EXCEPT the following slackers :zilla :

Scrape
SgtMike
Nod's bro in-law

I'm still working on getting the cue sheets out.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-13-2008, 10:24 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
SgtMike, come on up if you can! You can...

SgtMike, come on up if you can! You can definitely crash at my place. Go ahead and register. I'll send you a PM to verify the information you gave me last year.

cplrooster, good suggestion on...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-12-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
More riders?

Mothra,

Sure, the more the merrier. Point him towards the volunteer registration and have him send me his information. You have my personal email, just in case he isn't on advrider.

I'm...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-11-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Information I need from you

Please PM me with the following information ASAP. We'll pass out contact information the morning of the event. The only folks who will have this information are event staff.

First name
Last name...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-11-2008, 09:26 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Routes

Routes...

100 Mile Route (slightly changed (i.e. longer) from 2007)

http://www.mapmyride.com/ride/united-states/nc/cary/389412751539

75 & 50 Mile Route (Same as 2007) Same route through...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-11-2008, 08:58 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Well, well, well...

Between my PM inbox and checking the thread this morning we seem to have four more riders interested. WOW!!!

To answer your question of whether we need more riders: Yes! Right now the event has...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-06-2008, 02:16 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Hey guys! I want to make sure everyone knows...

Hey guys!

I want to make sure everyone knows that they DON'T need to show up for the volunteer orientation. I know that an email was sent out telling you to show up on Saturday, but I'm telling...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-04-2008, 06:03 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Some details...

Hey gents!

If you haven't already registered as a volunteer, please do so at:

http://www.firstgiving.com/jimmyv

For those who have registered, you will be getting an email (or may already...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-01-2008, 12:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Thanks!

Nod,

Thanks for helping out! We are up to 5 riders, and based on another PM I got today I think we have another rider on board. Very cool!

There are just over 100 cyclists registered for the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-31-2008, 08:24 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Bump to the front

Shameless Thursday bump! I still need volunteers!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-29-2008, 06:14 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Hey guys...I think I sent this information to...

Hey guys...I think I sent this information to each of you in a PM, but if not please register to volunteer at:

http://www.firstgiving.com/jimmyv
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-28-2008, 11:03 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Mothra, excellent! More details to come. ...

Mothra, excellent! More details to come.

You are number 4...WHO ELSE?

Oh, and I can't help you with the jersey. You need to talk to cplrooster about that. He charmed someone into giving him...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-25-2008, 07:51 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Mothra, I hear ya' on the riding vs....

Mothra,

I hear ya' on the riding vs. volunteering dilemma. I ride as well and would love to ride in the event, but I'll be on the moto instead. Both are fun in different ways.

The 7th post in...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-25-2008, 11:47 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,852
Posted By Karpaasi
Mothra, Yeah, we can use the help. Let me...

Mothra,

Yeah, we can use the help. Let me know if you're still interested.

Thanks!
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