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Forum: Beasts 06-21-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,005
Posted By AZstrommer
I have an 04 Wee. After moving the screen up,...

I have an 04 Wee. After moving the screen up, down and damn near sideways, I settled on 3/4" spacers to kick the bottom mounts out farther and the screen as high as it would go. I spent $5.00 on a...
Forum: Beasts 11-03-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,400
Posted By AZstrommer
The $2.00 Weestrom windshield fix

I too tried all the quick fixes that didn't work. I tried a madstad and it was better but still not perfect.

I saw this here on ADV and made my own with a chunk of scrap lexan (from another failed...
Forum: Beasts 09-23-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,032
Posted By AZstrommer
Kickstand and Clutch are both disabled on my 2004...

Kickstand and Clutch are both disabled on my 2004 Wee. No issues, no worries!

AZ
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-21-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 15,390
Views: 1,248,350
Posted By AZstrommer
New Dual-sporter needs some (cheap) shoes

I hope I'm not treading in the wrong forum but here goes...

Anyone in the Tucson area have a pair of dualsport takeoffs or useable tires that are DOT approved that can be bought cheap? I picked up...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-21-2010, 12:17 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,881
Posted By AZstrommer
Great photos of great roads! I love the CX!...

Great photos of great roads!

I love the CX! I sold and serviced those over 30 years ago whenI was just a young pup. I've always wanted one…

Ride on!

AZ
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2010, 02:07 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,470
Posted By AZstrommer
I won one of these on "The Price is Right!" in...

I won one of these on "The Price is Right!" in 1988. I came within $3.00 of the MSRP ($1598) and it was delivered a month later after the show aired. I rode it around the front yard and sold it the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-20-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,766
Posted By AZstrommer
Wow! Fabulous job with the videos! What...

Wow!

Fabulous job with the videos! What type of equipment do you use? My son is entering High School this week and one of his classes is Interactive Digital Media. Any pointers would be...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-17-2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,493
Posted By AZstrommer
Nice video of one of my favorite places on earth....

Nice video of one of my favorite places on earth. I've spent many days and nights in St John's and loved them all. I was flying with the USAF and it was our final stop in North America before...
Forum: Equipment 10-08-2009, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By AZstrommer
I had mine professionally re-soled by a local...

I had mine professionally re-soled by a local shoe repair place with Vibram soles. It was $55 total. They are still waterproof as far as I can tell.

AZ
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2009, 08:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,738
Posted By AZstrommer
Thank you for the great ride report and the...

Thank you for the great ride report and the wonderful pictures. It makes me want to go back. I left central Spain 25 years ago after three great years in the Madrid area as an aircraft mechanic in...
Forum: Beasts 08-29-2009, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 856
Posted By AZstrommer
I had a nicely farkled 05 Wee and got bored with...

I had a nicely farkled 05 Wee and got bored with it. I sold it and a year and a half later (and three other bikes), I bought an 04 Wee from an inmate. The Wee does everything I need and most things I...
Forum: Racing 08-14-2009, 09:25 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,215
Posted By AZstrommer
I went to the first USGP at Unadilla in 1978. It...

I went to the first USGP at Unadilla in 1978. It was crazy! I camped across the road with the "hill people" and watched the craziness most of the night.

The virgin grass didn't last long as the...
Forum: Vendors 07-27-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,097
Posted By AZstrommer
I got in on the FJR forum deal last fall and...

I got in on the FJR forum deal last fall and saved $120 on a Russell for my Wee.

Super deal on a super saddle!

AZ
Forum: Racing 07-10-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,290
Posted By AZstrommer
"The Only Reason For Wednesday Nights!" ...

"The Only Reason For Wednesday Nights!"

Speedway at the Orange Show in Berdo. I loved those nights. I followed when it moved to Glen Helen for a few years and occasionally to Victorville and...
Forum: The Garage 07-09-2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By AZstrommer
Power outlet question

I searched but didn't find a clear answer for this question.

I installed a weather resistant (Bell brand) power outlet to power my GPS but each time I plug it in, the fuse in the GPS plug blows....
Forum: Beasts 06-16-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,770
Posted By AZstrommer
I went to Harbor Freight today and bought the 90,...

I went to Harbor Freight today and bought the 90, 45 and straight long needle nose pliers for $2.99 each on sale. I did the TBS on my Wee this afternoon. Piece of cake!

Go get'm!

AZ
Forum: Beasts 06-04-2009, 03:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,497
Posted By AZstrommer
I got bored with my '05 and hated the bobblehead...

I got bored with my '05 and hated the bobblehead feeling. I sold it.

I bought and sold three more bikes.

About 18 months later, I bought another Wee. I cut down the windshield, bought a Russell...
Forum: Beasts 04-20-2009, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,285
Posted By AZstrommer
I love mine! Best $ ever spent on a bike part! ...

I love mine! Best $ ever spent on a bike part!

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=9214250&postcount=11

My pattern is different but the results are the same. Glutinal nirvana!
...
Forum: Beasts 03-20-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,043
Posted By AZstrommer
Welcome Ornithoid! Your assimilation is on track!...

Welcome Ornithoid! Your assimilation is on track!

I used a Harbor Freight heat gun ($9) to soften up my decals before peeling them off. If you use one, just be careful on the plastic stuff. The...
Forum: Beasts 03-04-2009, 06:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,510
Posted By AZstrommer
I tried almost all of the cheap fixes for my Wee...

I tried almost all of the cheap fixes for my Wee and ended up with a thermarest pad with a beadrider on top of it. It worked but looked like hell and occasionally the beadrider cord would break.

I...
Forum: Ride reports 02-24-2009, 12:54 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 11,470
Posted By AZstrommer
Rob, Come on down, it's 84 today. It was 91...

Rob,

Come on down, it's 84 today. It was 91 yesterday. A bit freakish for Feb! :eek1

AZ
Forum: Ride reports 02-15-2009, 10:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,316
Posted By AZstrommer
Guam? AZstrommer

Guam?

AZstrommer
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-27-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 7,642
Posted By AZstrommer
In! :thumb Might I suggest some "Hello my...

In! :thumb

Might I suggest some "Hello my name is ..." tags? I have trouble remembering my own name sometimes!


Scott
04 Wee
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2009, 12:55 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 12,943
Posted By AZstrommer
Smithy, Sorry I was unavailable to meet you...

Smithy,

Sorry I was unavailable to meet you in Tucson last week. I was here but my internet connection went down for almost two days. By then you were in California.

Enjoy Redlands! I lived...
Forum: Equipment 01-04-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 788
Posted By AZstrommer
Olympia Airglides. Great overpants! Cool with the...

Olympia Airglides. Great overpants! Cool with the liner removed. Warm (enough) with it in. I really like the EZ-Hem feature as well.

A+ :thumb

AZ
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2009, 10:10 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 12,943
Posted By AZstrommer
I'm thinkin' if the Honda is terminal, he might...

I'm thinkin' if the Honda is terminal, he might need a relay to Redlands.

Keep us up on what you need, Smithy!

AZ
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2009, 05:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 870
Posted By AZstrommer
Thanks for that trip down memory lane! As a kid I...

Thanks for that trip down memory lane! As a kid I spent many summers water skiing on Deer Creek and fishing too. I remember Dad telling me about what it looked like before they built the dam. Now I...
Forum: Ride reports 12-30-2008, 11:54 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 12,943
Posted By AZstrommer
Chris, I'm back in Tucson so the...

Chris,

I'm back in Tucson so the lunch/dinner/place to sleep/wrench/whatever is open. You've got the numbers so let me know if/when.

Safe journey,

Scott
Forum: Ride reports 12-24-2008, 08:43 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 12,943
Posted By AZstrommer
Chris, I'll be back in Tucson on Monday...

Chris,

I'll be back in Tucson on Monday night so if you need some grub, I'd be pleased to buy you lunch/dinner, whatever. The TTT truck stop is pretty good and right off I-10 as you get to Tucson....
Forum: Beasts 12-21-2008, 06:01 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 22,619
Posted By AZstrommer
I got back into riding after a 10-year hiatus....

I got back into riding after a 10-year hiatus. First bike was a 91 Concours. Tons of power and simple to work on but it weighed a ton. Soon I had a 05 Wee. I put about 8000 miles on it and got bored...
Forum: Beasts 12-03-2008, 07:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,829
Posted By AZstrommer
After struggling with that torture device for...

After struggling with that torture device for several years, I sent mine off to Russell yesterday. I tried one on a friends bike and it was nirvana. Expensive but if you ride everyday, worth it IMHO....
Forum: Ride reports 11-18-2008, 11:50 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 51,359
Posted By AZstrommer
http://holaday.smugmug.com/photos/411674735_kP5WL-...

http://holaday.smugmug.com/photos/411674735_kP5WL-L.jpg

Northern California

Wow! I've been in that store! I had a Snickers and Coke on the front porch in August 2005. It is a neat old store.
...
Forum: Vendors 11-03-2008, 09:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,063
Posted By AZstrommer
I sent off an email order too. I'll call Russell...

I sent off an email order too. I'll call Russell in the morning.

Update: Talked to Heather and confirmed my order and discount! It sounds like they'll be busy this winter!

AZ
Forum: Equipment 10-19-2008, 10:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,265
Posted By AZstrommer
I'm just up the road in Vail so here's what I've...

I'm just up the road in Vail so here's what I've narrowed my kit to.

Olympia Airglide overpants. Great in the summer and workable in the winter here in AZ. The liner makes it warm enough. If I go...
Forum: Beasts 08-28-2008, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 566
Posted By AZstrommer
See Post #11. ...

See Post #11.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=133493

AZ
Forum: Beasts 08-20-2008, 08:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,725
Posted By AZstrommer
While you're looking for a Corbin, you could do...

While you're looking for a Corbin, you could do what I just did. My trip to WF08 was fast approaching and I knew my seat was sorely lacking so I pulled out my Thermarest stadium pad and my beadrider...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-05-2008, 07:03 AM
Replies: 3,454
Views: 241,857
Posted By AZstrommer
Finally finished packing...out of here within the...

Finally finished packing...out of here within the hour.

See you F'n F's on Friday in Lake City!

AZstrommer
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-02-2008, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3,454
Views: 241,857
Posted By AZstrommer
No! I am Hayduke! ...

No!
I am Hayduke!

http://AZ650rider.smugmug.com/photos/344019503_qvQeM-M.jpg

AZ
Forum: Beasts 07-30-2008, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3,724
Views: 671,199
Posted By AZstrommer
Welcome to the collective, ADVChic. I'm on my...

Welcome to the collective, ADVChic. I'm on my second Wee so I know the feeling!

Post pics of you and your new Stealth Wee when you pick it up.

Have fun on those back roads in So. Ohio and...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2008, 12:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,017
Posted By AZstrommer
This is how I made my soft luggage guard from...

This is how I made my soft luggage guard from Stromtrooper.com.

Items needed:

Aluminum barstock, 1 1/2" X 1/8" X 36" (about $10 at Lowes)
Protractor (I used a paper one printed off the...
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