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Old 09-03-2012, 06:46 PM   #52156
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Being far away just gives us an excuse to meet up and ride in different states.



Riding to NC in a couple weeks





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Old 09-03-2012, 06:52 PM   #52157
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[QUOTE=BOB RAMSAY;19512009]If you don't know Peggy Sue's then you don't know dual sport destinations in the area.

I've never stopped in New Castle before other than for the Thursday Special at the Fox Hole on Wednesday night.

I'll guess that I was distracted when leaving and missed Peggy Sue's.
I'll give Peggy Sue a try.[/QUOT\\\

If your going to PS`s then I`ll ride the 650 with you....
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Old 09-03-2012, 07:13 PM   #52158
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Riding to NC in a couple weeks


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Damn. That one was on my list for the summer. I'll be in Reno.

I decided today as I laid in Honey Creek that it was probably the substitute beach ride. Silty creek water surrounded by minnows and some relative of the bluegill is going to have to be "close enough" for 2012.
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Old 09-03-2012, 08:18 PM   #52159
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I don't know if I can do that here in Oklahoma....I know I can in Texas! (Scott would love TX, you can shoot someone if they are stealing from your neighbor.)

I do have my trusty shotgun in my room, just in case. I need a scabbard for my 230....
ONLY if they tell you to watch the place for them while they're out. That was one of the main points in Joe horn's defense.

We'll need pics of the homestead if it works out. Sounds amazing.
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Old 09-04-2012, 06:12 AM   #52160
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KTM just come out with a lowering kit.
kit - not really - assuming it is a PDS rear.

http://www.werproducts.net/Suspension-Service.html $195
I'm sure there are others doing lowering as well. (like enduro engineering)

I tried looking up Javier at Trailtricks, but his site is down, not sure about him or his business, but he used to have a lot of folks who loved his work.

an X bushing will give you 7/8" - probably not enough though
http://shop.synergyseals.com/product.sc?productId=18&categoryId=6
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Old 09-04-2012, 07:39 AM   #52161
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so who was in Canaan Valley Saturday on a 640Adv and a 950adv? Both had ohio tags...
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Old 09-04-2012, 07:50 AM   #52162
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What model KTM? Im not very familliar with them, but im sure we could figure how to make a lowering bracket or links.
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Old 09-04-2012, 08:54 AM   #52163
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Got a question for you guys. This weekend we are going to be riding to Ellisonville, its in the Wayne forest at the southern tip. Coming from zanesville area. Any things I need to see, roads I need to ride, that kind of stuff? I'll be on my xrr, one guy on a klr, and one 1200gs, so tight trails and highway are both out.
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Old 09-04-2012, 10:13 AM   #52164
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Got a question for you guys. This weekend we are going to be riding to Ellisonville, its in the Wayne forest at the southern tip. Coming from zanesville area. Any things I need to see, roads I need to ride, that kind of stuff? I'll be on my xrr, one guy on a klr, and one 1200gs, so tight trails and highway are both out.
None of us actually ride, we just sit at home. Maybe you should ask Landon.
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Old 09-04-2012, 10:47 AM   #52165
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None of us actually ride, we just sit at home. Maybe you should ask Landon.
Hey now, I rode a whopping 3.2 miles to get milk and mail letters yesterday.
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Old 09-04-2012, 10:48 AM   #52166
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None of us actually ride, we just sit at home. Maybe you should ask Landon.
Wo wo wo wo wait a minute. Is Jules a chic and is she hot? We ask for pics and then we decide if we are riders or not. Until then we are super studs.

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Old 09-04-2012, 10:49 AM   #52167
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Hey now, I rode a whopping 3.2 miles to get milk and mail letters yesterday.
What route did you take?
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Old 09-04-2012, 10:52 AM   #52168
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What route did you take?
Oddly the 2 biggest hills in the area 153 and 44. And only 2 right turns excluding parking lot turn ins...which oddly are on the right also.. gotta watch those straight lines.
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Old 09-04-2012, 11:03 AM   #52169
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http://www.motorcycleroads.com/75/45...he-Dragon.html

Try that one. It looked fun, tried to ride it but ran out of time, and there was another by it on that site. Aside from that I don't make my way down there much.

There's also 555 in the ne part of wayne nf (not sure where the fun bit is exactly) and 78 from glouster out to McConnellsville, both of which should be closer.

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Old 09-04-2012, 12:29 PM   #52170
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Wo wo wo wo wait a minute. Is Jules a chic and is she hot? We ask for pics and then we decide if we are riders or not. Until then we are super studs.

good questions, but he / she already has a girlfriend
http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=19507849&postcount=3825

Either way, it probably doesn't help you out much - you can go back to not riding now
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