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Old 01-27-2014, 10:22 AM   #147
kantuckid
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Joined: Nov 2007
Location: Kentucky-Eastern that is!
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Originally Posted by pdedse View Post
Thanks Merlin III!...It's takes time to upload them, but it's also fun to put together.
Year old thread but well worth a comment & a bump as this is the best RR on CR I've found.
YES! Great pics! I'm headed there soon for MC rental and your info is very useful as I'm not looking for an enduro test but do want to get away from the crowds,etc..
r.e., "1st black Chuck Taylors up that mtn" comment--you might have felt your age going up that mtn but my generation lived in those shoes. They wore them in the NBA, I used them for hiking boots until I came into what I'll call the "vibram shoe sole era" & euro style hiking boots & now I'm into the "merrell era" I suppose.
FWIW, your new Honda has some parts that appear to be unchanged from my project bike-1971 Honda CL100! Bigger isn't always better in MC's. How used trumps size. These days too many big GS's is ill thought choice in my mind...
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