ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Riding > The perfect line and other riding myths
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-17-2012, 08:21 PM   #16156
Wheedle
I love inflatable fun!
 
Wheedle's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2004
Location: Villa Rica, GA otherwise known as Ala-damn-bammer
Oddometer: 3,764
Quote:
Originally Posted by Paddle007 View Post
Pic from a few years ago. I was, and still am fairly new to riding, The sidestand ground on the asphalt. I did not realize how close I was to lifting the rear tire. After following this thread now I see the light. FWIW the rear shock was getting soft. It was a different bike after installing the Ohlin unit.
I was thinking ' man that bike is deep into the suspension travel... ' Did you upgrade the front too?
__________________
Where's Wheedle?

Life is short, Enjoy the ride!
- Todd Phillips
Ride in peace brother.....
Wheedle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2012, 08:46 PM   #16157
AZbiker
Crunkin' with crackers
 
AZbiker's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2005
Location: Phoenix, in the Arcadia area
Oddometer: 6,916
Quote:
Originally Posted by philp38 View Post
Outside of the peace sign..How am I doing?
Peace sign? Looks more like the Shocker.
__________________
rubber side down,

derek

http://azbiker.smugmug.com

Got SmugMug? If not, save some cash and use my code: McYdbycdcvM5Q
AZbiker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2012, 08:53 PM   #16158
Patrol
VALE 46!
 
Patrol's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Location: Mogadishu, Canada
Oddometer: 1,253
Quote:
Originally Posted by TrashCan View Post
Where can I find this magnificent creature??? I must have her now!
__________________
------------------------------------------------

2007 KTM Adventure 990
HD Road King (SOLD! Now get off my back Junac and McCadders)
Patrol is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2012, 10:09 PM   #16159
Al Goodwin
Beastly Adventurer
 
Al Goodwin's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2007
Location: Cullman, Alabama
Oddometer: 1,255
Quote:
Originally Posted by jrou111 View Post
Rear shock costs as much as the bike
__________________
Allen
2013 Yamaha Super Tenere(the new girl in town)
'06 Kawasaki KLR650(72,000+ miles)
'04 Honda XR400
'76 Yamaha TY250
Al Goodwin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2012, 10:14 PM   #16160
Al Goodwin
Beastly Adventurer
 
Al Goodwin's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2007
Location: Cullman, Alabama
Oddometer: 1,255
Quote:
Originally Posted by mrbreeze View Post
KLR - what more needs to be said?
58,000 miles........best bike I've ever owned.

But....they're a bit weak.....just a bit.
__________________
Allen
2013 Yamaha Super Tenere(the new girl in town)
'06 Kawasaki KLR650(72,000+ miles)
'04 Honda XR400
'76 Yamaha TY250
Al Goodwin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 02:10 AM   #16161
CSI
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Joined: Sep 2010
Oddometer: 174
Quote:
Originally Posted by k9companion View Post
Is it just me or is the helmet kinda small?

Yea, but so is the shirt.....
CSI is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 02:23 AM   #16162
Mike_drz
Banned
 
Mike_drz's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: somewhere near the beach
Oddometer: 402
Quote:
Originally Posted by AZbiker View Post
Peace sign? Looks more like the Shocker.

no one mess with the drz guy
Mike_drz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 04:23 AM   #16163
JimVonBaden
"Cool" Aid!
 
JimVonBaden's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2005
Location: Alexandria, VA
Oddometer: 46,904
Quote:
Originally Posted by rgiroux View Post
A Singer sewing machine case for a top box?
And a leopard pillow for the bottom!

Jim
JimVonBaden is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 04:40 AM   #16164
Mike_drz
Banned
 
Mike_drz's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: somewhere near the beach
Oddometer: 402
you so smart, I lend you few days to take care the world


_______
sometimes my boss find a good excuse to cut salary (I keep that quiet to my )
Mike_drz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 04:43 AM   #16165
Mike_drz
Banned
 
Mike_drz's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: somewhere near the beach
Oddometer: 402
so the bottom line is?


______
real terror
Mike_drz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 05:12 AM   #16166
KX50002
NooB, my ass
 
KX50002's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2012
Location: NEPA
Oddometer: 1,036
Quote:
Originally Posted by TrashCan View Post

Shouldn't this be in the chubby girls thread?
__________________
SOTGMOTT Some Of The Gear Most Of The Time
KX50002 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 06:07 AM   #16167
Valker
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Valker's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2003
Location: Pampa, Texas
Oddometer: 256
This thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Al Goodwin View Post
Open shield illegal?? How about other eye-protection being used? Safety glasses from work.....

Oh....the wife says that's 25lbs. too much, but also 40lbs. too little for my x-wife..Ha....
Discusses the stupid NY laws: http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...4#post19618464
__________________
"Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending." -Carl Bard
Valker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 06:19 AM   #16168
warrior1677
Studly Adventurer
 
warrior1677's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2012
Oddometer: 561
Quote:
Originally Posted by gmk999 View Post
Using an Iphone in the rain?
that's a book
__________________
Loud pipes save lives (they keep me awake)
warrior1677 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 06:34 AM   #16169
duck
Banned
 
duck's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2004
Location: Seattle (Berkeley with rain)
Oddometer: 10,404
Quote:
Originally Posted by Patrol View Post
Where can I find this magnificent creature??? I must have her now!
You must be a Zombie looking for a small, lightly used brain snack.
duck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2012, 07:07 AM   #16170
rgiroux
Invisible Man
 
rgiroux's Avatar
 
Joined: Jun 2008
Location: Socal near the great 33
Oddometer: 2,088
Quote:
Originally Posted by tedder View Post
I lived in OR then. The bike has CA plates now. Too bad, OR plates are cheaper!

and, the permanent plates from MT arent so bad either......
__________________
"Otherwise, its been a carnival of idiots, and Im the f*ckin ringmaster" - RTW Doug
Speed is your friend, it also why you see a bike up in a tree from time to time - WarLlama

2009 Alaska , 2010 Moab
2011 Calif Dreaming , 2013 Mexico
rgiroux is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 03:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014