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Old 04-22-2012, 06:56 AM   #10216
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Old 04-22-2012, 07:16 AM   #10217
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An ADVer with attitude. Can we ID him?
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Old 04-22-2012, 07:36 AM   #10218
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An ADVer with attitude. Can we ID him?
Pretty sure that's Motorfiets (Ben). If it is, that bike has been RTW. There is a thread on the trip, just cant link it on this smarter-than-me phone.
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Old 04-22-2012, 07:42 AM   #10219
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An ADVer with attitude. Can we ID him?
Motorfiets.
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Old 04-22-2012, 07:44 AM   #10220
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Pretty sure that's Motorfiets (Ben). If it is, that bike has been RTW. There is a thread on the trip, just cant link it on this smarter-than-me phone.
RTW Linky
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Old 04-22-2012, 07:49 AM   #10221
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One, at least.

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Old 04-22-2012, 07:52 AM   #10222
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Old 04-22-2012, 09:14 AM   #10223
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The Cherohala Skyway is a much better ride, too many inexperienced riders on the gap, and they will try and kill you.
I found the Cherohala to be nice in a gentle sweepers, good view sort of way.

I found Deals gap to be nice in a tight, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 2nd, 1st, 2nd, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 2nd, 3rd, 2nd, 3rd, 3rd, 2nd, 1st gear kind of way.
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Old 04-22-2012, 09:29 AM   #10224
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If looking at ten years worth of pictures scare you, don't ride here.

Racing, wrecks, big trucks around every corner is the normal week end.


Seat's too high.

Fail

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Old 04-22-2012, 10:01 AM   #10225
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Almost 700 pages, and this exteded swingarm s1000rr is the one that made me go " oh my god"
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Old 04-22-2012, 10:04 AM   #10226
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The Cherohala Skyway is a much better ride, too many inexperienced riders on the gap, and they will try and kill you.

The Cherohala Skyway is a horrible, horrible road. Flat and straight. Please don't waste your time.







The last thing we need is a bunch of assholes ruining that road too.
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Old 04-22-2012, 10:40 AM   #10227
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The Cherohala Skyway is a horrible, horrible road. Flat and straight. Please don't waste your time.







The last thing we need is a bunch of assholes ruining that road too.
So that's where I need to go then.

Most like where I normally ride...
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Old 04-22-2012, 11:15 AM   #10228
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What is going on under the BMW chick's shield ? My eyes are playing a trick on me or something.
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Old 04-22-2012, 11:15 AM   #10229
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I found the Cherohala to be nice in a gentle sweepers, good view sort of way.

I found Deals gap to be nice in a tight, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 2nd, 1st, 2nd, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 2nd, 3rd, 2nd, 3rd, 3rd, 2nd, 1st gear kind of way.

Yep. A droning 10 minutes.

Cherohala is the one to ride. Great sweepers, nice elevation changes, unreal views. Just be very careful around the 10mi mark on the NC side, it's a killer.
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Old 04-22-2012, 11:24 AM   #10230
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Almost 700 pages, and this exteded swingarm s1000rr is the one that made me go " oh my god"
it looks like the rear pegs are to high up plus the bike seem to be sitting to low with the long swinging arm i would love to see it try and make a sharp bend at speed
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