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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-09-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,633,905
Posted By majlee_vmi
Thanks

I posted in here a few months ago that I got my orders to PCS from Germany and head to Lexington to work at VMI. I got a lot of great help from some of you folks, particularly finding real estate...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-06-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 8,633
Views: 1,737,257
Posted By majlee_vmi
Once or twice, but I'm nothing if not...

Once or twice, but I'm nothing if not persistent...:lol3

As a motorcyle rider myself, I try to encourage my Soldiers to ride as well. It's a hoot and it's a pretty neat skill to develop. I just...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-04-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 8,633
Views: 1,737,257
Posted By majlee_vmi
I asked a stupid question the other day. I was...

I asked a stupid question the other day. I was looking at one of my NCO's bikes; he's got a little GSX-R that he has customed up - basically added some blinking led lights in weird places, some...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-09-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 18,739
Posted By majlee_vmi
My wife accuses me of cheating when I filter...

My wife accuses me of cheating when I filter through traffic here. I'd never even thought of filtering until I rode through London rush hour traffic and had to follow my buddy who did it. I thought...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-28-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,633,905
Posted By majlee_vmi
See you're in Richmond. Call Van Hardenbergh, a...

See you're in Richmond. Call Van Hardenbergh, a local attorney. He specializes in reckless driving, etc. and has a pretty good track record. Easy to Google his info. If you can't find it, shoot me a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
Field Artillery...the sound of freedom...:wink:;...

Field Artillery...the sound of freedom...:wink:; I spent 18 years trying to get to Drum, got there, and deployed. When I got back, I had orders back to Germany. Now I'm leaving again. Maybe I'll get...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
Man, that's pure deployment cash going for a good...

Man, that's pure deployment cash going for a good cause. Given his 2CR patch and the coyote brown go bag, I'd say he just finished up a recent trip down range and bought himself a new toy as a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-03-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,182
Posted By majlee_vmi
What Jim Moore said. Fuck you.

What Jim Moore said. Fuck you.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-12-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,633,905
Posted By majlee_vmi
Yeah, I usually tell people I was...

Yeah, I usually tell people I was institutionalized for four years, but that's often followed by awkward silences...

Really appreciate the offers of assistance. My wife and I are currently looking...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-12-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 29,507
Views: 1,633,905
Posted By majlee_vmi
Heading Back to the Valley

Hi all. Wanted to introduce myself. I'm currently stationed in Germany, but I just got orders today sending me back the Valley after leaving there 20(+) years ago when I graduated college. Figure...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-28-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 14,613
Posted By majlee_vmi
Electrics are neat, but...what are the real...

Electrics are neat, but...what are the real economic advantages in the long term? Range, charging options away from home, plus, I've always wondered about the ecological claims electric vehicle...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-21-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 14,613
Posted By majlee_vmi
Mileage on motorcycles annoys me. I'm with you...

Mileage on motorcycles annoys me. I'm with you that advances in technology, lighter weight, etc. should have improved mileage, but for a machine that weighs around 500 pounds and generally carries...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-21-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,336
Posted By majlee_vmi
I'm not sure the brochure would help with...

I'm not sure the brochure would help with accidents either. What I like about it though is that it simplifies for EVERYONE what the requirements are. Here in USAREUR, the CG must have copied the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-18-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,336
Posted By majlee_vmi
BTW...meant to say thanks for posting the...

BTW...meant to say thanks for posting the graphic. I found the link for it and forwarded to the USAREUR safety folks to make their own version. It makes the CG's new policy letter much clearer...at...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-08-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
Ahhh...now I see. Thanks. I need to do some off...

Ahhh...now I see. Thanks. I need to do some off road stuff like that. Looks like a hoot.

thanks
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2013, 03:16 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
I don't do much off road trail riding, so sorry...

I don't do much off road trail riding, so sorry for the potentially ignorant question, but why stop on the outside of the apex of a turn on the trail? The inside is already clogged with two bikes...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-06-2013, 02:16 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
Lens compression - that parking lot is only 10...

Lens compression - that parking lot is only 10 feet long and 8 feet deep...:D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-21-2013, 05:50 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 12,703
Posted By majlee_vmi
Good God, I feel like I'm reading something I...

Good God, I feel like I'm reading something I would've written 10 years ago...right down to the physical description and earnest promises. Glad you are breaking into the motorcycle world and I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-15-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,582
Posted By majlee_vmi
Second only to the M50R...

Second only to the M50R...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,796
Posted By majlee_vmi
Yeah, but ...Jim's post count is probably that...

Yeah, but ...Jim's post count is probably that high from his answering all the stupid and inane questions from us GS owners when our worry beads start buzzing. He does GAF about helping us work on...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-11-2013, 03:52 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
She may not be geared up for shit, but, by the...

She may not be geared up for shit, but, by the look on her face, I can't help but feel she really gets the awesome feeling of riding a bike a on a good day when everything seems to be about perfect. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-08-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
We have plenty of long, flat, straight, boring...

We have plenty of long, flat, straight, boring roads here...all of them clogged with cruisers loaded down with gremlin bells and ugly old ladies on the back. Nothing to see here, move along...:D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-08-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
Shhhh....don't tell anyone that. Let's keep it...

Shhhh....don't tell anyone that. Let's keep it our little secret, shall we?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-01-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 8,633
Views: 1,737,257
Posted By majlee_vmi
You ever had a whole platoon of MPs under your...

You ever had a whole platoon of MPs under your command? This is typical until they make E7, then the light switch seems to come on...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,399
Posted By majlee_vmi
A kitchen table just south of Birmingham,...

A kitchen table just south of Birmingham, Alabama. That swerve stuff they teach in the MSF really works...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-29-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
how do you like the Ural. My wife has hinted...

how do you like the Ural. My wife has hinted she's up for us to get a second bike and the Ural looks like a hoot to ride. How hard is it to learn to ride a sidecar well? thanks for any information.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-25-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
Meh! Wrong shoes, no armored pants, not sitting...

Meh! Wrong shoes, no armored pants, not sitting secure on the seat, clearly not looking through the turn, visor up, probably using the wrong motor oil...did I miss any of the usual KbFDF rants?......
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2013, 04:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,735
Posted By majlee_vmi
Lighter fluid.

Lighter fluid.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,301
Posted By majlee_vmi
Okay, so chalk another thing I have to learn...

Okay, so chalk another thing I have to learn about my GS, but how do you know when it's time to change the belt? Sorry for the obviously stupid question, but enquiring minds want to know.

thanks
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-21-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 8,633
Views: 1,737,257
Posted By majlee_vmi
Yeah, but do you still have the 3' bong?

Yeah, but do you still have the 3' bong?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-19-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,951
Posted By majlee_vmi
Christine is an awesome instructor. You'll get a...

Christine is an awesome instructor. You'll get a lot out of the class. When I took it, she and her ass't instructors helped out the skills drills folks on the other end of the range as well. Really...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-14-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
You already got some great concise answers to...

You already got some great concise answers to this question. I'd recommend taking something like Total Control - they teach these techniques and give plenty of practice on their range to get it...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-27-2012, 07:05 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 20,106
Posted By majlee_vmi
I'd probably buy a bike from him as well given an...

I'd probably buy a bike from him as well given an opportunity. I'd use some more tact than flashing a stack of $100's and demanding stuff and getting my shorts knotted if I didn't get what I wanted,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-27-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 20,106
Posted By majlee_vmi
I had to re-read Dakez' post and I think I was...

I had to re-read Dakez' post and I think I was able to draw out the point he was making, but I was also a bit surprised by his statement to prove myself worthy to buy the product. I don't think I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-24-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 37,205
Posted By majlee_vmi
You sound like you've spent some time in the...

You sound like you've spent some time in the military training to standard and not to time and given enough attention to the standard, almost anyone can pick up a new skill. Good on ya'. I just took...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,192
Posted By majlee_vmi
I have to say I sort of like the bobber look too....

I have to say I sort of like the bobber look too. You should consider it full time - it's looks pretty tough that way.

Took the ERC (again) today. Between the Total Control and the ERC, I felt...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-19-2012, 05:57 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
you are hellaciously tough to suck Ouzo straight...

you are hellaciously tough to suck Ouzo straight from the bottle. Prefer mine very chilled...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-06-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 31,115
Views: 7,543,310
Posted By majlee_vmi
^^^^^ this brings back fond memories...from...

^^^^^
this brings back fond memories...from another "Fat Fuck who will kick the shit out the opposing flanker for cheap shotting my scrawny ass..."
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,192
Posted By majlee_vmi
Sorry to see the damage on the Dragon, but glad...

Sorry to see the damage on the Dragon, but glad it's only the black paint - is the metal gouged as well or just rubbed?

The trip sounds like it's been a blast - glad you are heading back. Got...
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,192
Posted By majlee_vmi
Nice job Steve - well done. Glad you made it...

Nice job Steve - well done. Glad you made it there and are heading back. Summer is rolling away here in Bavaria and we need to ride some before the year is out. Head to Austria again before...
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