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Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6,734
Views: 2,068,553
Posted By RUOK
Hey Mark, looking forward to seeing you and your...

Hey Mark, looking forward to seeing you and your presentation on the 17th. Dont get in too big of hurry to get back here this week, it has been cold for the valley :vardy
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 666
Views: 95,586
Posted By RUOK
:super Muse, rock on! Saw them here in Portland,...

:super Muse, rock on! Saw them here in Portland, what a stage show, fantastic production. Enjoying your report, would love to make the trip south some day, but until then I'll have keep on reading...
Forum: Ride reports 02-21-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 359,609
Posted By RUOK
:thumb Fantastic, congrats Bryce. Very enjoyable...

:thumb Fantastic, congrats Bryce. Very enjoyable report, thanks for sharing it with us, I can only dream of riding to where you are, but I'm there vicariously. Love the wheelie.
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-15-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,393
Posted By RUOK
Thanks for sharing, I've always been fascinated...

Thanks for sharing, I've always been fascinated by Death Valley and your pics help rekindle my fire to go back again. Oh yeah, great choice on bikes, plus a wife that will smile even when camping in...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-15-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 52,325
Posted By RUOK
:vardy Damn Dave, glad you didn't freeze to...

:vardy Damn Dave, glad you didn't freeze to death. You don't need yo be in a hurry to finish your report on our account, enjoying it all. Thanks for the reconnect with Kaneman, looks like he's doing...
Forum: Ride reports 02-08-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6,734
Views: 2,068,553
Posted By RUOK
Cool! Got my ticket, see you there.

Cool! Got my ticket, see you there.
Forum: Ride reports 02-07-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 6,734
Views: 2,068,553
Posted By RUOK
Hey Mark, just got caught up again. I have been...

Hey Mark, just got caught up again. I have been loving this report, thanks again for sharing it with us, I'm not afraid to admit my screen got a little blurry when you talk about Chris and the life...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-17-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 52,325
Posted By RUOK
Haven't been in day trippin for a while and bam...

Haven't been in day trippin for a while and bam there's a new iDave report :clap and then a picture of Josh, I'm definitely in. Like many here Kaneman's report was the 1st one I read on this site and...
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 21,826
Posted By RUOK
Awesome report, and great pics. Love the group...

Awesome report, and great pics. Love the group dynamic, you all seemed to have a good time even when things weren't quite going according to plan.
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 359,609
Posted By RUOK
I'm in, you're off to a great start, looking...

I'm in, you're off to a great start, looking forward to more. I had a 650L too and miss it, it was a great bike for exploring central MT
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-18-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,210
Posted By RUOK
Great pic. Made across no problem at all,...

Great pic.
Made across no problem at all, quite the view, and did get to see a laker cross under. The wind was really blowing though, kept me pretty focused.
The full day of rain on monday kinda...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-16-2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,210
Posted By RUOK
Well, I'm headed that way now, guess I'll know...

Well, I'm headed that way now, guess I'll know soon enough :D
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-15-2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,210
Posted By RUOK
Yeah from what I've seen the forecast looks good....

Yeah from what I've seen the forecast looks good. Might look down, we'll see, wish I had the time to explore more, heard it's some pretty country.



Thanks for the info, even windy and wet...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-14-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,210
Posted By RUOK
Thanks for the replies. I've heard if you go...

Thanks for the replies.
I've heard if you go the right speed the deck becomes almost invisible. Steel decks never bothered me too much till I crossed the Teslin, the crosswinds were crazy, kept...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-14-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,210
Posted By RUOK
What's it like to ride the Mackinaw bridge?

Leaving Bowling Green OH Sunday heading back for Oregon, stopping to see my dad in MN. Like to go through thru the U.P. over to Wis then into MN, but have been wondering if that steel decked bridge...
Forum: Ride reports 08-01-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,588
Posted By RUOK
Graduated in 1983 (old guy) but it was in Fergus...

Graduated in 1983 (old guy) but it was in Fergus Falls, we moved half-way through my junior year.
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 15,077
Posted By RUOK
Thanks for the new report. I really enjoyed...

Thanks for the new report. I really enjoyed reading your South American ride, your posting style really captures a lot of the feelings, both up and down that goes with a long ride. Plus taking the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,588
Posted By RUOK
Great report, thanks for posting it, want to ride...

Great report, thanks for posting it, want to ride the UP one of these days. Small world too, I went to school in Breckenridge.
Forum: Ride reports 05-24-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 6,734
Views: 2,068,553
Posted By RUOK
Wow! Just wow, "Epic" riding indeed.

Wow! Just wow, "Epic" riding indeed.
Forum: Ride reports 05-11-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,726
Posted By RUOK
Great report, glad it got bumped, makes me relive...

Great report, glad it got bumped, makes me relive my trip all over again. Loved the shots you got of the road to Haines, some beautiful countryside, wished I had took some pics of it but I was still...
Forum: Ride reports 04-19-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 37,848
Posted By RUOK
Awesome! :thumb

Awesome! :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 04-13-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 16,075
Posted By RUOK
I do like fish, would possibly try it, it's just...

I do like fish, would possibly try it, it's just having your food look back at you that's disconcerting. Of course there's probably more eyes in the Lucky Fortune lunch special :lol3
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-12-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,961
Posted By RUOK
Some Cornishmen must have ended up in Butte MT ...

Some Cornishmen must have ended up in Butte MT
Used to be able to buy pasty's at the grocery stores there back in the 80's when we were doing road construction, "letters from home" some of the old...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-12-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,961
Posted By RUOK
I was thinking it was tin, but I'm not positive...

I was thinking it was tin, but I'm not positive about that.

Great pics, and history, another part of the world I'd really like to see. Amazing how they lived and mined back then, a lot of mining...
Forum: Ride reports 04-12-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 48,293
Posted By RUOK
Fantastic report, I'll probably never get to do a...

Fantastic report, I'll probably never get to do a trip like this, but you made it feel like I was along for the ride. :clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-11-2012, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 992
Posted By RUOK
Nothing like I-5 to get your blood pumping :eek1...

Nothing like I-5 to get your blood pumping :eek1 Made a trip to Death Valley last April, looks like we had the same pic idea. Love the desert in the spring, makes it worth the cold to get there....
Forum: Ride reports 04-11-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 16,075
Posted By RUOK
Great report, enjoyed it very much. New Zealand...

Great report, enjoyed it very much. New Zealand has always been on the wife and I's bucket list and this report makes me want to go even more. I'd give those spreads a try, but the bait sandwich...
Forum: Ride reports 04-11-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 37,848
Posted By RUOK
Funny you would mention the rain, this is how it...

Funny you would mention the rain, this is how it looked when I was waiting my turn, the only uncovered crossing is also the only place I was asked to remove my helmet, I got soaked. :lol3...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-10-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 14,332
Posted By RUOK
Man that looks like fun, maybe next year, you get...

Man that looks like fun, maybe next year, you get to see some of the coolest stuff in alleys. A ride in Salem would be a hoot.
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 970
Views: 439,900
Posted By RUOK
+1 It was your report that pushed me over the...

+1 It was your report that pushed me over the edge, I had to make a trip to Alaska after seeing the fun that was to be had.
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 37,848
Posted By RUOK
Hey guys great report, I'm a sucker for Alaska...

Hey guys great report, I'm a sucker for Alaska reports and am loving yours. It's helping me relive my trip, seeing some of your pics and reading of the people you've met. Keep it coming, looking...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-30-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 20,552
Posted By RUOK
July 2010 ...

July 2010

http://mrtodd.smugmug.com/Travel/alaska-2010/dscf0149/949909182_jdGqb-L.jpg (http://mrtodd.smugmug.com/Travel/alaska-2010/13102295_XQjQhG#%21i=949909182&k=jdGqb&lb=1&s=A)

The sun was...
Forum: Alaska 03-22-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,521
Posted By RUOK
Yes they do charge the car rate for bikes. It...

Yes they do charge the car rate for bikes. It cost me $815.00 for me and my bike to go from Haines to Bellingham in 2010, that's not including a room. I put my sleeping bag on a deck chair in the...
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 6,734
Views: 2,068,553
Posted By RUOK
Hey I'm one of those idiots:lol3 Have really...

Hey I'm one of those idiots:lol3 Have really enjoyed following your travels Mark, keep us posted on your Portland arrival, would love to hear firsthand of some of your adventures over some of the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-09-2012, 12:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,509
Posted By RUOK
I've used the Fuze custom earphones, you mold...

I've used the Fuze custom earphones, you mold them to fit your ears. The sound is decent and they block out a lot of road noise, best part is they don't fall out and they're pretty reasonably priced.
Forum: The Garage 01-17-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 485
Posted By RUOK
Oxy/Acy question, Prefered brand

Somehow I ended up with both a Uniweld and an Airproducts setup.
The Uniweld has more tips and a rosebud, but the Airproducts seem to have nicer regulators. Thinking about selling one of them, but...
Forum: The Garage 12-15-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,291
Posted By RUOK
I'd love to go the A/C route but the price...

I'd love to go the A/C route but the price difference not to mention I completely suck at Al. My dealer has really touted the quality of Thermal Arc, so it's good to hear it's on par with Miller.

...
Forum: The Garage 12-14-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,291
Posted By RUOK
Buy a Thermal Arc 95s tig ?

Did a little tig welding at work, found I really like it, so clean and quiet.
Anyway I do a little hobby metal stuff at home and have considered buying a little 95 s tig/stick unit, I realize it's...
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 23,581
Posted By RUOK
Really enjoying your report, brings back a lot of...

Really enjoying your report, brings back a lot of memories of the trip I took up there. Love the details like fighting with the hotel shower, I think they told me how to work one like that while I...
Forum: Beasts 10-14-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9,169
Views: 3,571,814
Posted By RUOK
What the heck I'll post a couple On the...

What the heck I'll post a couple

On the Dalton

http://mrtodd.smugmug.com/Travel/alaska-2010/dscf0149/949909182_jdGqb-L.jpg...
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