ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Wreckchecker
Forum: Americas Today, 05:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,212
Posted By Wreckchecker
Good for you on getting it together and running...

Good for you on getting it together and running again.

If you leave the old cable routed, it's already in place if/when you need it, and it takes no baggage space.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Today, 06:53 AM
Replies: 33,091
Views: 1,625,795
Posted By Wreckchecker
Same here - I've overloaded my top box...

Same here -

I've overloaded my top box nearly every day for 43,000 miles of commuting and road trips on the Tenere. Go camping and it is amazing how many bottles of various beverages fit into a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Today, 06:19 AM
Replies: 33,091
Views: 1,625,795
Posted By Wreckchecker
After having been through that one 3 Yamahas, I...

After having been through that one 3 Yamahas, I can safely say that is a very standard Yamaha line of CYA. The top boxes are made available, then their lawyers make them put a sticker on with a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 07:56 PM
Replies: 33,091
Views: 1,625,795
Posted By Wreckchecker
You are willing to pay to GIVE blow jobs? :huh ...

You are willing to pay to GIVE blow jobs?
:huh
LOL
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,643
Posted By Wreckchecker
And that is where Jim is totally wrong. And...

And that is where Jim is totally wrong. And right. We each have a different "everything." The GS, Tenere, 1190, and Strom are all slightly skewed to different segments of the ADV market. That's what...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-24-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
Cool! Now buy a shirt. :D

Cool!

Now buy a shirt.
:D
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 48,196
Views: 9,918,656
Posted By Wreckchecker
Somebody else's photo of not having one is below....

Somebody else's photo of not having one is below. That goes up your back.

http://i687.photobucket.com/albums/vv240/vwsandman/P1060096.jpg


After riding with the one I showed on my bike, I'm...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-24-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 27,383
Views: 5,379,099
Posted By Wreckchecker
It all depends on how you are defining off road....

It all depends on how you are defining off road. Off road on solid dirt or rock, then I could understand what you wrote.

Our area right now is really muddy. The PR4 has a much less aggressive...
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 48,196
Views: 9,918,656
Posted By Wreckchecker
A well-worn one. [ta-dum] ...

A well-worn one.

[ta-dum]


Metzeler Safari 3
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-24-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 27,383
Views: 5,379,099
Posted By Wreckchecker
As yet another ungeneer, +1 on :fyyff If...

As yet another ungeneer, +1 on :fyyff

If one of our younger guys gave me something like that rather than condensing so much data into usable plots, I'd just hand it back.
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 48,196
Views: 9,918,656
Posted By Wreckchecker
If not now, then after you ride in the wet or on...

If not now, then after you ride in the wet or on mud, you will want to add a mud flap to the new tail....
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 48,196
Views: 9,918,656
Posted By Wreckchecker
Agree with the others about problems with...

Agree with the others about problems with cigarette plugs. If you do absolutely gotta have one, it's also easier to just use the ones with the big adhesive tab.

Rather than cutting and forming...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,643
Posted By Wreckchecker
Horse puckey and by your words, I'm calling you...

Horse puckey and by your words, I'm calling you out on your post. First though, I'm glad you like your GS and think it's the best in the world for blowing your skirt up. Viva la difference.

As...
Forum: Regional forums 03-24-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 6,041
Views: 663,097
Posted By Wreckchecker
Pshaw - I do here to Pensacola in an 18...

Pshaw -

I do here to Pensacola in an 18 hour day. You're a younger guy and could make a weekend of it.

Double-dog dare ya!
:evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-24-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 33,091
Views: 1,625,795
Posted By Wreckchecker
Good to hear. My son is looking to sell his Strom...

Good to hear. My son is looking to sell his Strom and get a used 1050.
Forum: Americas 03-24-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By Wreckchecker
Closest for you would be Patriot Harley, just...

Closest for you would be Patriot Harley, just outside the beltway. I don't think it's possible to join the flow mid-way. Be there about 1.5 hrs early....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-24-2015, 05:08 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 17,413
Posted By Wreckchecker
With the snow over the weekend, that's a...

With the snow over the weekend, that's a surprise. I'm looking forward to getting out this weekend on both bikes.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-23-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6,477
Views: 263,948
Posted By Wreckchecker
Be glad it was just a smack. The finger probing...

Be glad it was just a smack. The finger probing is TERRIBLE!

http://media.salon.com/2012/05/dictator_rect.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,643
Posted By Wreckchecker
I don't see anything really new, beyond maybe the...

I don't see anything really new, beyond maybe the need to again repair the rocker cover a second time.

It looks like they edited the online version to cite the problems which they previously had...
Forum: Americas 03-19-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,169
Posted By Wreckchecker
Wow, checking the currency exchange, it's easy to...

Wow, checking the currency exchange, it's easy to see why you thought about buying in Canada. The Kr is now down to 8.09 and falling like a rock. Either buy your bikes as soon as possible, or at...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-19-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
WOW Folks - This is AFTER Bob came down in...

WOW

Folks - This is AFTER Bob came down in price to less than the other potential vendors! I hope you remember this for your own future needs for kids school events, Scouts, and such.

Thanks...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-18-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
You darn well better come! That or there are...

You darn well better come!

That or there are going to be a lot of ugly shirtless guys walking around and NOBODY will want to come in 2016!

:freaky
:rofl
Forum: Americas 03-17-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By Wreckchecker
Welcome to ADV and it ought to be a great ride. I...

Welcome to ADV and it ought to be a great ride. I live on the south side of Damascus MD, so about an hour north of DC, and commute into the city.

When you get here in the area, you wrote that you...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-17-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 17,413
Posted By Wreckchecker
Google: Edwards Ferry history Cool place....

Google:
Edwards Ferry history

Cool place. It's hard now to think of what it would have been like to cross it on the pontoon bridge bouncing around. It was a bunch of canoes with boards across...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-17-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
Should be a good time, especially with the Romney...

Should be a good time, especially with the Romney folks adding fire pits and us spreading out some this year.

We do NOT expect to have shirts to sell at the Camp N Ride.
All shirts are pre-order.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-16-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
Just so that you are all aware, the auction for...

Just so that you are all aware, the auction for this year will have TWO very special shirts from our friend and fellow Super Tenere owner, Edson Mesadri, of Rio Sao Paulo in Brazil. He also sent a...
Forum: Americas 03-16-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,169
Posted By Wreckchecker
Both the Korean and Taiwanese scooters are quite...

Both the Korean and Taiwanese scooters are quite good. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kymco

I'll be back in Taipei again the day after tomorrow. Another wonderful 21+ hours in coach. [groan]
:tb
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-16-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 1,602
Views: 45,509
Posted By Wreckchecker
Moving her out of ICU is a huge unspoken clue...

Moving her out of ICU is a huge unspoken clue from the hospital and hearing that she can even get out of bed is fantastic. If she's asking for a blanket, she is really putting things together. Of...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 48,196
Views: 9,918,656
Posted By Wreckchecker
The thing that history shows will fail first is...

The thing that history shows will fail first is where we owners change the original electronics. Tapping a critical circuit like ignition, to even close a relay for an accessory is going to leave you...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-15-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By Wreckchecker
We've run for hours with an aux lightbar and two...

We've run for hours with an aux lightbar and two sets of heated jackets and gloves. Never an issue.
Forum: Americas 03-15-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,169
Posted By Wreckchecker
Uummm. Kymco is Taiwan, not mainland China, and...

Uummm. Kymco is Taiwan, not mainland China, and is much more reliable.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-14-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 19,378
Posted By Wreckchecker
Gee golly whizzakers. Looking like that,...

Gee golly whizzakers.

Looking like that, you aren't going to be a hit with the Starbuckies crowd.

:rofl
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-14-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
And the first shirt of the three forums goes to ....

And the first shirt of the three forums goes to . . .

. . . drum rollllllllll

VACommuter!!!

We are off and running.
Thanks!

http://www.historichampshire.org/romney/d-b-main.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-14-2015, 03:09 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
Shirts - order up

Umpteen design iterations and four shirt makers later, we finally are about to start selling shirts. After doing some polling of folks attending last year, we certainly are a cheap bunch. Everybody...
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2015, 02:23 AM
Replies: 48,196
Views: 9,918,656
Posted By Wreckchecker
The previous owner of mine did the tailpipe mod...

The previous owner of mine did the tailpipe mod and it was much louder than the Q4 with Powerbomb, which is not quiet. The stock exhaust also weighs a lot more.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-14-2015, 02:16 AM
Replies: 9,285
Views: 2,146,252
Posted By Wreckchecker
I like the advertising video! ...

I like the advertising video!

https://youtu.be/wnN3ED6yYYM
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 48,196
Views: 9,918,656
Posted By Wreckchecker
Old coupon, but this is the right tool and they...

Old coupon, but this is the right tool and they are constantly being put on sale.
http://static-cl1.vanilladev.com/makethecut.vanillaforums.com/uploads/FileUpload/19/9859.JPG
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-13-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 19,378
Posted By Wreckchecker
Now that this thread sucks as much as the big...

Now that this thread sucks as much as the big sucky one, can we merge them?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-13-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6,477
Views: 263,948
Posted By Wreckchecker
meh - It's watching these T-shirt & tenny...

meh -

It's watching these T-shirt & tenny runner squid videos that newbies get hurt.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-13-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6,477
Views: 263,948
Posted By Wreckchecker
I love the end with how they did some of it, the...

I love the end with how they did some of it, the number of people it took, and the out-takes.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015