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Old 01-16-2013, 05:54 PM   #13846
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This weekend looks rideable. 60 and sunshine looks good to me. Anybody riding?
I might could be persuaded, depends if I can get my bike maintenanced on Saturday, I'm about 1500 miles overdue on the 24 k. I'll let you know before sat afternoon.
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Old 01-16-2013, 06:03 PM   #13847
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News forthcoming about camp-out. Supposedly. ;) I will let ghost do the honors .
Ok,ok.....camp out the weekend if Pie Run 25th thru 27th. Not sure how many want to come to Friday night but I will have the gate open and fire hot Saturday morning we will head to Hico and wander around the country back Ghost Rancho byob will decide menu later
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Old 01-16-2013, 06:14 PM   #13848
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I might could be persuaded, depends if I can get my bike maintenanced on Saturday, I'm about 1500 miles overdue on the 24 k. I'll let you know before sat afternoon.
Oh, yeah. Me, too. Maintenance.
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Old 01-16-2013, 06:25 PM   #13849
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I might could be persuaded, depends if I can get my bike maintenanced on Saturday, I'm about 1500 miles overdue on the 24 k. I'll let you know before sat afternoon.
Well do it after the campout. At the campout, they'll be plenty of people to give you valuable pointers on what to do and look for. Its an important part of any maintenance effort.

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Ok,ok.....camp out the weekend if Pie Run 25th thru 27th. Not sure how many want to come to Friday night but I will have the gate open and fire hot Saturday morning we will head to Hico and wander around the country back Ghost Rancho byob will decide menu later
Well Cindy and I are planning on being at the Pie Run and might ride with yall for a couple of hours after, but we have to get back home. We both have kids back home.

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Oh, yeah. Me, too. Maintenance.
Somebody film this please...
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:23 AM   #13850
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I might could be persuaded, depends if I can get my bike maintenanced on Saturday, I'm about 1500 miles overdue on the 24 k. I'll let you know before sat afternoon.
Just oil change? We can help
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Old 01-17-2013, 03:22 PM   #13851
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Oh, yeah. Me, too. Maintenance.
You just had your 44,563 mile maintenance. You shouldn't have to turn a wrench for another four years.
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Old 01-18-2013, 04:35 AM   #13852
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You just had your 44,563 mile maintenance. You shouldn't have to turn a wrench for another four years.
I know that's right.
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Old 01-18-2013, 01:09 PM   #13853
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Old 01-19-2013, 03:47 PM   #13854
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These grip muffs sure have been sweet on my commute in the mornings...toasty ! With grip heaters on, cold hands are a non-issue.
They look a bit fugly but best ones I seen out there. Liner can be used tucked in or out/pimped, see below






Pimped !



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Old 01-19-2013, 03:50 PM   #13855
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Certainly more fitted than hippohands
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Old 01-19-2013, 04:20 PM   #13856
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These grip muffs sure have been sweet on my commute in the mornings...toasty ! With grip heaters on, cold hands are a non-issue.
They look a bit fugly but best ones I seen out there. Liner can be used tucked in or out/pimped, see below
Those look seriously warm. Reminds me of the day I left Yellowstone 37F and raining. F'ing miserable. I didn't think gear existed that would have kept my hands warm but this looks like the deal.

I can't quite read the logo - got some brand info for us? Or better yet a link.
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Old 01-19-2013, 04:27 PM   #13857
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Does it say Tucano? Google says that is a brand.

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Old 01-19-2013, 04:31 PM   #13858
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Old 01-19-2013, 04:40 PM   #13859
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nippy normans : http://www.nippynormans.com/products...-more-tuc-m319
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Old 01-19-2013, 04:42 PM   #13860
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Eye-talian imported muffs. Tsk-tsk. What? No whale fore-skin available?
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