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Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 98,445
Views: 18,757,115
Posted By obee1
hey fellas, bit of a lurker here who loves his 04...

hey fellas, bit of a lurker here who loves his 04 DR 650. living in calgary has made for little riding so far this season. yet this weekend i successfully springified it up and took it to work today....
Forum: Old's Cool 01-02-2011, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3,085
Views: 853,577
Posted By obee1
I'll do a RR with more pics, & how I got out of...

I'll do a RR with more pics, & how I got out of it, when I get home

:evil

Doug[/QUOTE]

looking forward to it doug. just gotta re-emphasize how much i appreciate your sharing all of your...
Forum: Ride reports 10-16-2010, 08:48 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 591,634
Posted By obee1
well said bored and lazy guy. the fact he builds...

well said bored and lazy guy. the fact he builds his bikes takes his RR's to the next level. looking forward to more doug. thanks for sharing.
Forum: Ride reports 09-08-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 591,634
Posted By obee1
lovin it doug. your an inspiration dude. thanks...

lovin it doug. your an inspiration dude. thanks again.
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 591,634
Posted By obee1
eye fuckin rack. the dude abides.

eye fuckin rack.

the dude abides.
Forum: Ride reports 08-29-2010, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 591,634
Posted By obee1
you and oisin should be sponsored by the site....

you and oisin should be sponsored by the site. love this RR, thanks doug. hope all turns out for the best. safe travels.
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2010, 10:01 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
oisin, congratulations. i'm very sorry to have...

oisin, congratulations. i'm very sorry to have missed you when you came through calgary. i was so looking forward to havin a pint with ya. it's been a tough month for this hombre- in short i have an...
Forum: Ride reports 07-16-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 591,634
Posted By obee1
the contents of that helemt bag don't look like...

the contents of that helemt bag don't look like any helmet i've ever owned. i looks like a bag of clothes. god knows i've owned enough shoei helmets an never used their bags. having said that, i...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2010, 10:08 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
beautiful western canada. makes a canuck proud. ...

beautiful western canada. makes a canuck proud.
oisin you gonna ride the dempster when you hit the yukon? it might remind you of some of your earlier riding. remember, hit me up when you make...
Forum: Ride reports 07-06-2010, 10:28 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
well done oisin! fun times ahead in canada. ...

well done oisin! fun times ahead in canada.

:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 06-27-2010, 11:51 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
yes dude. good trip. maybe we'll see ya in...

yes dude. good trip. maybe we'll see ya in canada.

cheers
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 591,634
Posted By obee1
:lurk cheers doug. thanks for the RR

:lurk cheers doug. thanks for the RR
Forum: Old's Cool 06-14-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3,085
Views: 853,577
Posted By obee1
love the bike doug, and this thread is excellent...

love the bike doug, and this thread is excellent as usual.
cheers dude.
Forum: Ride reports 06-10-2010, 08:33 AM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
hamish is way cooler then mel gibson anyday. keep...

hamish is way cooler then mel gibson anyday. keep going oisin, we love the RR. you mentioned landing in vancouver, as opposed to anchorage on yer map. you redirecting then? the yukon is beautiful...
Forum: Ride reports 06-09-2010, 10:13 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 591,634
Posted By obee1
doug, thanks for sharing these ride reports. i...

doug, thanks for sharing these ride reports. i admire you and i am envious with every RR i read from you. you are by far the best ride reporter on this site, and i'm trying to find whether or not you...
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
thats so great oisin. i find my self checking...

thats so great oisin. i find my self checking this report daily. very inspiring story, i am also a fan of the long way round/down. but charlies solo books are kind of boring. by your map it looks...
Forum: Ride reports 06-01-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
in honour of your efforts and to send some good...

in honour of your efforts and to send some good energy your way, i've been playing the pogues for two days straight in my classroom. i teach art and the kids are all wondering whats up with the crazy...
Forum: Ride reports 05-30-2010, 09:09 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 261,073
Posted By obee1
what a great story! and the pogues for a...

what a great story! and the pogues for a soundtrack! i'm in heaven. keep up the ride report, lookin forward to more. looks like your map has you riding thourgh alberta, if so, drinks are on me and...
Forum: Canada 05-25-2010, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4,797
Views: 382,321
Posted By obee1
howdy pardners, i'm new to dual sporting but...

howdy pardners,
i'm new to dual sporting but have owned motorcycles for 25 years. i was in maclean creek this weekend bombing around and falling off my dr650, and i'm hooked. i just wish i had some...
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 98,445
Views: 18,757,115
Posted By obee1
howdy fellas, longtime lurker. short time DR...

howdy fellas, longtime lurker. short time DR owner. just got an 05 650. bought it with 8000 kms, and I am stoked to put moron it soon as possible. (freud). I was pining over the next bike purchase,...
Forum: Ride reports 02-07-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1,585
Views: 1,202,522
Posted By obee1
i'm hopin to start doing balkan tours soon, maybe...

i'm hopin to start doing balkan tours soon, maybe even this summer? Just gotta get a few extra bikes for rentals, & figure out all the logistics, paperwork & border bullshit! But, I think if I can do...
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2009, 09:48 AM
Replies: 98,445
Views: 18,757,115
Posted By obee1
yeah i saw a show on the conversion. i think the...

yeah i saw a show on the conversion. i think the rationale for the crossover was based on the need to have one fuel type for all ground based vehicles. clever stuff.
i'll return to my lurking.
Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 47,181
Posted By obee1
what a great RR. thanks very much for all the...

what a great RR. thanks very much for all the pics. i was lucky enough to be in aus a year ago touring with a rugby team. we saw perth and sydney, and surrounding areas, and in the process i fell in...
Forum: Ride reports 12-04-2009, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3,105
Views: 1,516,986
Posted By obee1
congrats nate. i've been following the RR for a...

congrats nate. i've been following the RR for a while now, but yesterday i had hernia surgery and throughout the whole waiting game prior to surgery i just leafed through your journey, and all day...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-20-2009, 09:06 AM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
well there ya go. your screen looks great, and...

well there ya go. your screen looks great, and the krylon plastic does an excellent job of adhering to the plastic. The only thing i might have done differently would have been to pass a high...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-19-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
i agree completely about the screen. i do a lot...

i agree completely about the screen. i do a lot of airbrushing and very little computer shtuff, so i would upload some pics of my bikes/helmets custom paint work, but;
A-i can't figure the...
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,250
Posted By obee1
:freaky i love beer and i love bikes. and i loved...

:freaky i love beer and i love bikes. and i loved pittsburgh when i visited 2 years ago. i went to an old church that had been renovated into a brewery and restaurant. i think its name was the church...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-06-2009, 11:48 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,610,249
Posted By obee1
most def! love these shots.

most def! love these shots.
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-06-2009, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
lovely bike/photos. the orange is growing on me....

lovely bike/photos. the orange is growing on me. does that black screen adversely affect your view at all?
Forum: Ride reports 11-04-2009, 10:31 PM
Replies: 1,585
Views: 1,202,522
Posted By obee1
i'm kinda at a loss for words doug. 95 pages of...

i'm kinda at a loss for words doug. 95 pages of just fantastic and inspiring ride reporting. i consider it a really unselfish and, again, inspiring act on your part to put up such an extensive RR. i...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-31-2009, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
i've never bought a bike with a comfortable seat,...

i've never bought a bike with a comfortable seat, besides a katana years ago- that had the dealer throw a corbin seat on it before it left the showroom.
Forum: Ride reports 10-28-2009, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2,809
Views: 1,851,259
Posted By obee1
thank you very much for posting all of this. it...

thank you very much for posting all of this. it is so unselfish of you both for allowing us all into your adventure. i really admire the courage you guys have to take on this trip, and i am jealous...
Forum: Ride reports 10-27-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,517
Posted By obee1
:lurk love it. tell us more. great photos

:lurk
love it. tell us more. great photos
Forum: Ride reports 10-25-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 171,353
Posted By obee1
if you're ever in western canada I'm buying the...

if you're ever in western canada I'm buying the beers if you'll tell the stories.
you should do this for a living. on tv maybe. i'm reading all your ride reports.
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-19-2009, 10:34 PM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
everywherevitrually, those pictures of hadrians...

everywherevitrually, those pictures of hadrians wall, especially the first one, are great. one of the main reasons i'm getting out of race bikes is to really get into touring around. seeing photos...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-15-2009, 11:45 AM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
fellas, i've been lurking this thread for a while...

fellas, i've been lurking this thread for a while now, and its mos def helped me to conclude that a gs800 is the bike for me. its sold me wife as well, which is awesome. the climate of this thread...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-28-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
as for turning my R1 into a refrigerator carrier...

as for turning my R1 into a refrigerator carrier with studded tires, i think i'll just keep saving my pennies or else sell my kids. haha. helluva a picture though.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-28-2009, 07:46 AM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
when my wife saw this picture she urged me to get...

when my wife saw this picture she urged me to get rid of the R1. I' m working on it, but selling an R1 in alberta will get you a quart of motor oil and a bald michelin. great pic, keep em coming.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-24-2009, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7,730
Views: 2,543,387
Posted By obee1
those ammo can panniers are so cool. and they...

those ammo can panniers are so cool. and they just seem so right for this bike. i really love the custom work you did on your bike dude, very admirable. i also like the baby chair on top of your...
Forum: Road warriors 08-24-2009, 07:45 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 54,062
Posted By obee1
i'm pretty excited to see how this bike finds...

i'm pretty excited to see how this bike finds itself on the street and in the showroom. i think the aesthetics assymetry is a unique statement that has it standout from the superbike crowd, and it...
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