Twin Cities Area Campfire BS Thread

Discussion in 'Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States' started by Daggy, Sep 28, 2008.

  1. dtysdalx2

    dtysdalx2 PITA but useful

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    The Kid gave me a ring after I left and we met out here. We rode down around Henderson and then down to St. Peter. Stopped at Whiskey River for lunch. Rode East damn near to HWY 35 and I came back home. He's headed to Rochester.

    Didn't get any pictures, but had a good ride!
  2. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Excellent! :thumb

    Good riding around that area.
  3. KustomizingKid

    KustomizingKid Been here awhile

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    Just got home... Brrrrrr. Had to skip Rochester to go to church tomorrow morning.
  4. KustomizingKid

    KustomizingKid Been here awhile

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    Great ride though...fun on gravel even with a bald rear tire.
  5. judjonzz

    judjonzz Beastly

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    That's good news. Been in the works for some time.
  6. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    :ddog

    Tyres are good you know. Those Michelin T63s are good on KLRs, and relatively inexpensive. They may not be the BEST tyre, but they are very good, and 67 bucks per tyre as opposed to over a hunert for other types.

    They help prevent :muutt

    I'm amazed how well they grip on ice.
  7. dtysdalx2

    dtysdalx2 PITA but useful

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    Have a good Easter day YFF's.

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  8. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    I might take the Tiger out. :ricky
  9. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Actually it just started snowing, so maybe I won't. :lol2
  10. barnyard

    barnyard Verbal tactician Super Moderator

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    Did not last long. The sun is out again and the roads are almost dried off.
  11. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Yes. So now I might take the Tiger out. :ricky
  12. barnyard

    barnyard Verbal tactician Super Moderator

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    Roads must be good, a lifesaver just rode by.
  13. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Yes roads are fine. It's a bit breezy, but a good day.
  14. SSG B

    SSG B Rounds complete

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    I dug the DRZ out of the basement again yesterday. I rode through puddles, streams, mud, and snow. Turns out my really old gortex work / hunting boots are no longer water proof! My frigging feet were freezing!
  15. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Cold this morning though.

    :vardy

    I wussed out and drove to work. :D
  16. SSG B

    SSG B Rounds complete

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    Welcome back to winter....you blinked and missed the rest of spring, all of summer, and all of fall.
  17. Grainbelt

    Grainbelt marginal adventurer Super Moderator

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    I'm trying to figure out optimal BAC for a the twins home opener. I'm thinking high. Very high.

    :vardy
  18. SSG B

    SSG B Rounds complete

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    Somewhere in the .3 range? Or were you thinking you might want to watch the game, not take out a loan to afford booze, and live?
  19. Grainbelt

    Grainbelt marginal adventurer Super Moderator

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    'Watch' baseball? :rofl

    Four hours of this:

    Pitcher pitches.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher pitches.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher pitches.
    Ground ball.
    Batter scratches self.
    Pitcher pitches.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Batter calls time.
    Batter scratches self.
    Pitcher throws to first.
    Pitcher pitches.


    To your second point, don't be ridiculous, I keep a handle of cheap gin around for these occasions. :1drink
  20. SSG B

    SSG B Rounds complete

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    Good point.