tuckers to tdf

Discussion in 'Epic Rides' started by TUCKERS, Nov 6, 2013.

  1. larryboy

    larryboy Chopper Rider

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    For safety's sake please fix that. You want the wire to pull on the side of the bolt that will tighten it, you have the lower bolt wired to loosen.


    Have a great trip!!! :clap:clap
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  2. Y E T I

    Y E T I Unpossible

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    In. :lurk
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  3. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    We must have seen you up the Crest Highway at Newcomb's Ranch???
    We're up there on our 1200 GS's every week!

    Ummmmm, up until 4:00 a.m. ....... I have a few ideas why.....
    Colleen:eek1
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  4. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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  5. sopascat

    sopascat aka "DevilCat"

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    Yes, we've met ... I'm Cathy, tallish, red hair ... V-Strom or TW :D
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  6. sopascat

    sopascat aka "DevilCat"

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    Yes, I remember.

    A friend of mine did this trip last year, Alison, Alison's Wanderland
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  7. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    Of course!!!! Cathy!!!! We were even in a bar one night with you and other like minded people!!!
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  8. refokus

    refokus Just Learning

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    Have a great time, I'll be following along. Ride safe......
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  9. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    WELL, as is often the case something comes up at the last minute.

    Leaving this Monday and we discover our pool system is losing water rather rapidly...so the only option is drain it and leave it!

    Never I thought I would be doing this two days before leaving.

    Rented a Trash Pump from Home Depot and had it emptied in two hours. Hope it doesn't 'pop' out of the ground, it's a pretty solid area.

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  10. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    Thanks. You are right. In fact both of the bottoms on each bike are half a turn wrong!

    Give me SOMETHING else to do, as I'm not BUSY at all :eek1
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  11. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    This is not a bad time of year to be leaving South Dakota, is it!
    Follow the sun!
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  12. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    Decided to take a different route to Mexico:

    10 west Phoenix

    80 south Bisbee Douglas
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  13. Baja Ho

    Baja Ho Been here awhile

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  14. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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  15. D.T.

    D.T. Difficult but useful

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    Damn, this is the kinda trip I need. Getting cold up here.

    Have a great one!! :clap
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  16. Rexbo

    Rexbo n00b

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    LUCKY!!!

    I'm prepping for this trip right now... except in reverse. Bikes going to Buenos Aires in Feb, riding home from there. I'll keep an eye on this thread, maybe we'll cross paths. GOOD LUCK! :freaky
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  17. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    I'll bet we do cross paths. Yes, let's keep connected here.
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  18. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    Oh yeah! I have a brother in Hugo.... Wisconsin wasn't cold enough he had to move further North! I grew up in Milwaukee.
    Colleen
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  19. Two Moto Kiwis

    Two Moto Kiwis Homeless Somewhere

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    Hopefully catch you guys along the way, we are now in Ecuador :clap
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  20. TUCKERS

    TUCKERS the famous james

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    Our children came over tonight for a farewell dinner. We have four people missing, our other daughter, husband and two girls are living in England.




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