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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-17-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9,524
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,484,628
Posted By WetSideRider
Tech 3's, Combat Lites, Trials Helmet

Alpinestars Tech 3 boots, with knee/shin protectors. Size 9. See kickstarter wear on Right boot. $50.
http://wetsiderider.smugmug.com/Other/For-Sale/i-37tGrkb/0/L/IMG_2773-L.jpg

Ten year old...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-11-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 422
Views: 34,421
Posted By WetSideRider
114K on a 2006 Ninja. Original owner. That is...

114K on a 2006 Ninja. Original owner. That is an achievement! My bike ADD wouldn't allow such a thing to happen to me, but I respect and admire anyone that it can happen to. Looks like the stock...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-30-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By WetSideRider
Tuesday wasn't bad on the dryside. Glad I was...

Tuesday wasn't bad on the dryside. Glad I was with Rides1 on Devil's Gulch so he could help pull me out of this.

http://wetsiderider.smugmug.com/Other/Devils-Gulch/i-Rnpb94G/0/L/IMG_2769-L.jpg
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-29-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
Enter "no" when asked to agree to open a Go 2 Go...

Enter "no" when asked to agree to open a Go 2 Go account and deposit $30. You can probably guess what happens to your chances of getting a "free" pass.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-25-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By WetSideRider
Chris, thanks. I think the "low road" is the way...

Chris, thanks. I think the "low road" is the way to go for a visit in the near future. It definitely sounds passable in early June, though, this year.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-25-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By WetSideRider
Thanks, you guys!

Thanks, you guys!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-24-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By WetSideRider
:1drinkThanks. I sorta figured that too. ...

:1drinkThanks.

I sorta figured that too.

Have you done the "low road"? Roughly 4500' on 8410 at the high point. I've been over that stretch on WABDR, but my memory is blank, I was...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-24-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By WetSideRider
Shady Pass Road off the Entiat

Is this road passable at this time of year? I'd like to take a snow-free ride on the loop starting at 97 up the Entiat to Shady Pass and across to 25 Mile and back on 907.

Alternatively could I...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-21-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By WetSideRider
That applies for fast guys, not old fat guys. I...

That applies for fast guys, not old fat guys. I didn't do a bit of waiting and houred out just before the finish. Four minutes. Wish I hadn't missed that one turn :rofl

I used to think that...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-21-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By WetSideRider
Pieces from a Sterilite waste basket from Fred...

Pieces from a Sterilite waste basket from Fred Meyer. Much higher crash resistance than Clorox bottles.

Sadly, you can't see my understated plaid workshirt, worn over armor for warm rides. It...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-20-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By WetSideRider
We probably said hello, at least, I was 948. You...

We probably said hello, at least, I was 948. You might have said something else to me later, as you passed :rofl

We'll meet sometime, I'm sure.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-20-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By WetSideRider
I was glad it wasn't raining. Highlight of...

I was glad it wasn't raining.

Highlight of my day was getting my $45 entry fee back because the Cruisers decided Masters (that is the polite word for an old fart rider) get to ride free.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-13-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
There is no judicial recourse for toll issues...

There is no judicial recourse for toll issues with WUTC, in my understanding. Maybe a class action would work, but I haven't heard that any efforts to change the current method of dealing with toll...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-11-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
Let's rephrase that to read... We are...

Let's rephrase that to read...

We are requiring them to pay for a sticker and hold $30 from them in a special account so we don't have to read their license plate, for our convenience.

...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-10-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,375
Posted By WetSideRider
:clap Durr road is waiting for you and your...

:clap

Durr road is waiting for you and your nice new toy. Bounce over Colockum too, while you're there. They might have been put there just for you two.

Better than boats, IMO.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-31-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
You are correct. WUTC is treating HOV's, as a...

You are correct. WUTC is treating HOV's, as a class, equally poorly in this case.

WUTC is hoping that this toll system will improve traffic flow by allowing drivers to pay extra for the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-31-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
WUTC answer to my question. Finally, why...

WUTC answer to my question.

Finally, why did the DOT decide not to allow motorcyclists to open a “pay by plate” account, and simply make an administrative rule to disallow billing for motorcycles...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-31-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
Depends on how "toll road" is defined, I guess. ...

Depends on how "toll road" is defined, I guess. I would interpret what Washington is doing as allowing fee-based access to an HOV lane by non-HOV traffic. That's a bit different than allowing free...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-31-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
Of course it's BS. However, I'll bet the vendor...

Of course it's BS. However, I'll bet the vendor would require a "change order" to make this happen. It is probably easiest (and cheapest) for them to read a transponder, then look in their own...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-31-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,981
Posted By WetSideRider
I submitted the following question to the WUTC...

I submitted the following question to the WUTC after I received the same basic reply as KING regarding the requirement for a motorcycle to have a Good To Go sticker.

Why did the DOT decide not to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-30-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 377
Posted By WetSideRider
There is no motorized single track crossing the...

There is no motorized single track crossing the Cascades north of Highway 2.

Officially, there is but one legal and sanctioned bit of motorized single track in Mount Baker/Snoqualmie NF.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-28-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By WetSideRider
Tom, pm me when you hear a date. Love to tag...

Tom, pm me when you hear a date. Love to tag along if you go up.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-24-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,659
Posted By WetSideRider
"Most of the toll income will go to administer...

"Most of the toll income will go to administer the system, buy equipment, and pay Texas-based Electronic Transaction Consultants (http://www.etcc.com/) to handle the billing.
Craig Stone, state...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-23-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,659
Posted By WetSideRider
And eight bucks for the sticker.

And eight bucks for the sticker.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-14-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,607
Posted By WetSideRider
April opener for Backfire. I'll buy. I've ridden...

April opener for Backfire. I'll buy. I've ridden a bit on Maui, but not a circumnavigation. Longest ride was from Kaanapali around the north thru Wailuku and back via Lahaina. Some brutal traffic and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-13-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,607
Posted By WetSideRider
We did the red and blue trails at least. There...

We did the red and blue trails at least. There are a few others nearby too, one called the waterfall trail. I already want to go back.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-12-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,753
Posted By WetSideRider
I can't help that you like fireworks. It's...

I can't help that you like fireworks. It's normal.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-12-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,607
Posted By WetSideRider
We were only there four riding days. Weather was...

We were only there four riding days. Weather was pretty perfect for Washington folk, highs around 60. Dawn starts would have been chilly, around 30, but old guys sleep till seven, then fiddle with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-12-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,753
Posted By WetSideRider
:rofl See how Guns kickstarts this stuff? ...

:rofl

See how Guns kickstarts this stuff?

I hear that in Seattle, they are likely to propose a law where every piece of fruit will have a unique code stickered to it. If you forget to remove...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-11-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,607
Posted By WetSideRider
Well, actually it is a really a good substitute...

Well, actually it is a really a good substitute for a tanning bed.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-11-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,607
Posted By WetSideRider
Moab indeed, as well as the famous 5 Miles of...

Moab indeed, as well as the famous 5 Miles of Hell, which was more like one mile for me.

Seats are for resting only, so KTM planks are quite acceptible. Since it wasn't a dual sport ride, we...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-10-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,607
Posted By WetSideRider
Ahh....Hell

As Dirty Harry sez, a man has got to know his limitations. Is this one of mine?

http://wetsiderider.smugmug.com/Other/Moab-2015/i-gMzHdZp/0/L/IMG_2749-L.jpg

Other rides in the area are easy...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-02-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7,951
Views: 481,440
Posted By WetSideRider
Now, that there is funny :rofl

Now, that there is funny :rofl
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-27-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By WetSideRider
Cost is no object, try these guys. ...

Cost is no object, try these guys.

http://new.twinlinemotorcycles.com/

There used to be a guy doing Honda restoration and repair in Lake City. I can't remember the name, but I can drive by...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-13-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By WetSideRider
you guys are the best! You might have had to...

you guys are the best! You might have had to rescue me if any more obstacles were up there.

And gas caps are so retro, nobody wants to see those anymore.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-12-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By WetSideRider
Freeride visits Split Rock

In February. Really?

http://wetsiderider.smugmug.com/Other/Freeride/i-z8DgG97/0/L/IMG_2712-L.jpg


After the worst of the heart attack shortcut.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-08-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7,951
Views: 481,440
Posted By WetSideRider
Um. I totally agree. What do you do think my...

Um. I totally agree. What do you do think my conclusion is regarding your sanity? You really don't have to answer. :lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-08-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7,951
Views: 481,440
Posted By WetSideRider
According to CS logic a woman on a bicycle isn't...

According to CS logic a woman on a bicycle isn't a woman, she's a cyclist, therefore fair game for anything. Except rape, of course. If she gets her ass whipped, she must have done something to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-08-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7,951
Views: 481,440
Posted By WetSideRider
Your arguments have elements in common with the...

Your arguments have elements in common with the arguments of those who maintain that women who get raped deserve it.

Carried to extremes, every woman should wear a burqa and avoid all contact...
Forum: Road warriors 02-07-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,008
Posted By WetSideRider
Completely stock '89 with 5200 miles. Bought it...

Completely stock '89 with 5200 miles. Bought it last year with just over 3K and put new tires on it. It's as cute as a puppy.
...
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