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red bud's tripp'n

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Day Trippin'' started by red bud, Jul 13, 2011.

  1. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    john had brought all the fixings for lunch except drinks

    so we stopped to pick some up


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    off again


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    i thought we were back at safari land


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  2. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    we pulled into what i call cleveland international airport

    doug's had a hanger up here for a while and came up on the weekends, but he sold his business in lilburn aka the ATL

    and bought a different hanger from the one hes had

    then he filled it with toys

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  4. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    we hung out


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    johns r69s


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  5. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    doug had an electric bicycle i took for a spin by the runway


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    by the way it had warmed up and was really nice


    a r100rs for sale

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  6. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    after lunch and some more bs

    i headed home


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    it was a good day with some good folks

    thanks to john/ blue moon for hosting
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  7. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    started a new job a couple of weeks ago

    i'm a block and 1/2 from our main office

    bet i get a lot of help :lol3

    so far we've done a lot of demo and starting building pad

    so here we go



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    this morning i hunted for a bit, jim was doing some stuff with the wifes horse trailer

    the we met in lula

    & we were off


    sunday

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    despite the storm that left us with out power twice last week

    there s a little color left on the trees


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  8. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    we were about 30 minutes away from helen

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    cleveland

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    amurica


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  9. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    then we made it to helen

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    2ish looking forward to lunch at big daddys :dukegirl



    & they were closed :dunno


    we decided to try two wheels tavern

    it's new and where hans used to be

    10 years ago it was like trying to find a place to park in daytona during bike week

    lately not so much

    we went around the back way backed in

    while a couple of guys talked about jims bike

    i took a pic of the best bike there


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    gal put us at a table in front of the band


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  10. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    i've always said if it's to loud your to old




    apperently i'm to old :gerg


    we moved back where we could hear each other


    saw @BScardinal ( must have gotten the spelling wrong)

    edit* @BSUCardinalfan , there i figured it out :lol3


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    he sat down beside us and we chatted a bit

    used to see this truck in cleveland all the time but never got a pic

    can't tell it here but has blue flames

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    & usaully has a canoe on top a lot
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  11. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    we hung out and watched the world go by


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  12. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    jim had family coming by so we headed south



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  13. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    we split & i stopped off for a piss break



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    home before dark :thumbup
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    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    drove up to shoals nc yesterday

    did our xmas/thanksgiving supper outside at the church pallivian

    was good seeing everybody

    my ma turned 81




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    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    today i saw a guy working on bike on the side of the road

    i pulled over to see if i could help

    when the dude looked up it was a old riding buddy jerry

    his wife was bringing him a jumpbox

    i got my rachet set out set em on the side of the truck and dug out the allen wrenches



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    jumped it he took off and it died

    i pulled back up beside him as the rachet set slid off the back of the and skattered told every where :lol3


    we threw it in the back of my truck and hauled it to his house

    cool collection a african twin, ktm, an a old shovel

    and this he's wanting to sell if any body needs one i think it had about 11000 miles on it



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    norton73 drinkin' in the garage Supporter

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    Happy B'day, Red Bud Mom!
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    thx dude she had a good one
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  18. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    we poured our first footings yesterday

    concrete was late

    of course



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    then the rain set in

    guys broke out the latest rain gear

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  19. red bud

    red bud alky w/motorcycle problem Supporter

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    then darkness sat in

    we're waiting on on one last truck

    wifey calls she's crashed car

    she's ok car ain't




    i poured out the last truck asked guys to lock up

    went for wife

    i said where are ya

    she said just go down browns bridge you'll see us

    sho enough as i go down browns bridge i see about 3 or 4 blue lights


    her car is fubared

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    empty hers into mine go back by job

    lock up and home

    so i'm in the market for a yugo, 73 pinto or 78 chevette if ya see one for sale
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    offroadtoys Been here awhile Supporter

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    Oh no! Hope everyone's ok
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