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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-13-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 28,078
Posted By tattoogunman
I think the problem is the size of the geographic...

I think the problem is the size of the geographic area of Dallas/Ft. Worth - same thing with the tag game (and the reason why I tried doing a Dallas area only one).

It's hard enough finding time...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-12-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 433
Posted By tattoogunman
Maxim Honda in Allen sale

For those in the DFW area, Maxim Honda in Allen is having a 30-50% sale on helmets and other gear. Shoei, Bell, HJC, Arai, Olympia, etc. They have some tables set up and seem to have some good...
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 738
Posted By tattoogunman
Anyone with AFX or Nexx helmet experience?

Looking at two of their helmets and was wondering if anyone on here has any experience.

Thanks!
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,356
Posted By tattoogunman
The biggest issue to get around to really answer...

The biggest issue to get around to really answer your question is what is your budget? This is ADVrider where the vast majority of the members seem to have money, so of course the first thing they...
Forum: Face plant 11-09-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,829
Posted By tattoogunman
Thanks everyone, keep 'em coming if you've got...

Thanks everyone, keep 'em coming if you've got them.
Forum: Face plant 11-05-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,829
Posted By tattoogunman
Research Project Help

Mods, hopefully this is OK to post and if not, you can nuke it:

I'm a born again college student and am currently doing a research paper on motorcycle protective gear, primarily helmets. What I'm...
Forum: Beasts 10-30-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9,303
Views: 3,687,727
Posted By tattoogunman
Here is my '05 Wee with freshly installed Givi...

Here is my '05 Wee with freshly installed Givi monokey racks and monokey bags as of today.

http://i1349.photobucket.com/albums/p742/tattoogunman/20131030_153422_zpsa7ffce04.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-21-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 22,439
Posted By tattoogunman
I can't keep up with this thread, so this may be...

I can't keep up with this thread, so this may be a repeat - guys were officially removed as scout leaders.

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57025473-78/video-council-leadership-news.html.csp
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-21-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 22,439
Posted By tattoogunman
Yep, old suit from a car crash. The man whose...

Yep, old suit from a car crash. The man whose daughter crashed into Mr. Rocky just got a free pass on the lawsuit with that video. If I am his attorney, I would be asking for full dismissal and...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 22,439
Posted By tattoogunman
You know what, why shouldn't it get that amount...

You know what, why shouldn't it get that amount of attention? There seems to be a general lack of people in our society anymore for taking accountability for their own actions. You've got jackasses...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 22,439
Posted By tattoogunman
State, national, same difference - you know what...

State, national, same difference - you know what I mean :D
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 22,439
Posted By tattoogunman
I lived in Utah for about five years and only...

I lived in Utah for about five years and only managed to make it down to some of these parks a few times, Goblin being one of them. Here is how I look at it:

It's a national park and it is a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-17-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By tattoogunman
Oh yeah, I know - I lived there for five years :D...

Oh yeah, I know - I lived there for five years :D

I don't care if I'm part of their club or not, I'm not pary of anyone's club anyway. I got used to them and they got used to leaving me alone. ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-17-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By tattoogunman
Thinking about St. George as well, but we need to...

Thinking about St. George as well, but we need to be in a place with a school so that we can finish our degree programs. Cedar City has a school that fits our program and it's not that far away from...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-16-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 22,526
Views: 2,106,288
Posted By tattoogunman
Anyone on here in or near Cedar City?

Anyone on here in or near Cedar City?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-16-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By tattoogunman
Thanks, last time around I lived in Salt Lake...

Thanks, last time around I lived in Salt Lake City proper and then in West Jordan. After leaving there, living in D.C., and now in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, I'm just sick to death of living in a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-16-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,076
Posted By tattoogunman
I'm inclined to agree with you after having spent...

I'm inclined to agree with you after having spent nearly 20 years in law enforcement myself. I also have to agree with others that not even law enforcement officers always do the right thing or...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-16-2013, 05:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By tattoogunman
Utah people?

OK, I posted a different thread specific to Cedar City, now I'm expanding it. We may be moving back to Utah within the next year. It never fails, wherever I end up moving to is NOT the place people...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-16-2013, 05:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,088
Posted By tattoogunman
Permanently or temporarily? I'd double check the...

Permanently or temporarily? I'd double check the status of the parks before you go. Here in Texas the state paid the park service to re-open the parks, but it's only for about a week and a half.
Forum: Equipment 10-15-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,889
Posted By tattoogunman
Ouch, just looked them up :eek1

Ouch, just looked them up :eek1
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-15-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By tattoogunman
Yeah, that was the other reason why I wanted to...

Yeah, that was the other reason why I wanted to live down south so that we could be close to all of the major parks and what not.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-15-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By tattoogunman
Any Cedar City (or thereabouts) locals?

Found out I'm going to have to relocate out of Texas again within the next year and we're thinking about moving back to Utah. I want to stay out of the valley this time around (Salt Lake) and need...
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,776
Posted By tattoogunman
I've wondered the same thing, but I can see them...

I've wondered the same thing, but I can see them being functional if you opt to keep stuff in pockets. But like so many others, I don't keep anything in my pockets, so they really don't serve a...
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,004
Posted By tattoogunman
For now, I wear a pair of wrangler style boots. ...

For now, I wear a pair of wrangler style boots. They are heavy leather comparable to most boots being sold as being "motorcycle specific" and go about half way up my calves, so I've got full...
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,889
Posted By tattoogunman
Like someone else said already, gear is a...

Like someone else said already, gear is a personal choice. That choice generally comes down to budget more than anything else. If you've got the money for Klim, go for it. If not, I'd argue that...
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By tattoogunman
Thanks, that helps.

Thanks, that helps.
Forum: Equipment 10-13-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By tattoogunman
Pelican style bags on VStrom OEM racks?

Does anyone know if Pelican style hard cases will mount up to a set of OEM Suzuki VStrom 650 racks? I don't want to buy them if they aren't going to work.

Thanks!
Forum: Regional forums 09-15-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1,446
Views: 84,539
Posted By tattoogunman
I'm going to try to make this, it will be my...

I'm going to try to make this, it will be my first motorcycle camp out since like 2003. I just need to make sure I have the money to do it (have to get basic camping stuff like a tent, etc.).
Forum: Face plant 09-13-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,469
Posted By tattoogunman
Glad you're OK! I love Aerostich, I just can't...

Glad you're OK! I love Aerostich, I just can't afford it :cry
Forum: Road warriors 08-29-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 23,737
Posted By tattoogunman
I was in law enforcement for close to 20 years...

I was in law enforcement for close to 20 years and on my last department, I talked to the sergeant involved with the testing of vehicles. I've also talked to other officers from other departments...
Forum: Beasts 08-23-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 750,584
Posted By tattoogunman
I think I found an even better one at Home Depot,...

I think I found an even better one at Home Depot, if all goes well, I'm going to pick it up this weekend and get it mounted. Once done, I'll post up pics. It's uber heavy duty thick plastic, light,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-19-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 11,334
Posted By tattoogunman
What illegal activity? Purchasing a lawful...

What illegal activity? Purchasing a lawful product from a lawful place of business? It's not their fault the guy wasn't licensed and did not know how to ride, it's not their fault he couldn't make...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-18-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 11,334
Posted By tattoogunman
I've bought three different bikes in two...

I've bought three different bikes in two different states over the years and neither dealer required that I have a MC license (which I did anyway) or that I showed proof of insurance before riding it...
Forum: Beasts 07-30-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 750,584
Posted By tattoogunman
I'm OK with soft bags for the side for day to day...

I'm OK with soft bags for the side for day to day or travel, I only want a hard case for the top so that I can lock it (illusion of safety and all of that). I'm using the bike for school and don't...
Forum: Beasts 07-30-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 750,584
Posted By tattoogunman
I found a fairly heavy duty one at Wal Mart for...

I found a fairly heavy duty one at Wal Mart for $15 and includes a hold for a lock. They also had brackets and bolts that would probably work. I figure for under $30 I can probably do it :D
Forum: Beasts 07-28-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 750,584
Posted By tattoogunman
The previous owner was using soft bags on it, so...

The previous owner was using soft bags on it, so that would make sense. There are no cross bar connectors or anything like that.

Guess I'll have to swap out when the time comes. All I really...
Forum: Beasts 07-28-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 750,584
Posted By tattoogunman
Side rack ...

Side rack

http://i184.photobucket.com/albums/x197/guenevere29/20130728_165524_zps4adb4e3a.jpg

Top rack

http://i184.photobucket.com/albums/x197/guenevere29/20130728_165514_zps8a361a72.jpg
...
Forum: Beasts 07-27-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 3,917
Views: 750,584
Posted By tattoogunman
No info for me from anyone? I can't get an...

No info for me from anyone? I can't get an answer from Stromtrooper either, useless website....... :kboom
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,786
Posted By tattoogunman
I've got funky shaped feet as well, I can't even...

I've got funky shaped feet as well, I can't even wear regularly made motorcycle boots (i.e. commercially produced motorcycle specific boots). Closest I ever came was a pair of Cruiserworks boots out...
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,618
Posted By tattoogunman
This is the bad thing about buying cheap helmets...

This is the bad thing about buying cheap helmets - you get what you are paying for. Don't get me wrong, I've got one of Cycle Gear's $99 special helmets too and it's horrible, but it's all I could...
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