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Forum: New Zealand 03-06-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Back in the US

Hi All,

Thanks for all the advice and help, but faced with high hotel rates and questionable weather, I grabbed an early flight back to the U.S.

I will certainly budget more time and money if...
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
That one looks like it would be good if it had...

That one looks like it would be good if it had rooms for the weekend. I'm looking for a Friday check in and Monday out.
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Parnell?

Quality Hotel Parnell looks OK based on what see online.
...
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Hotel search is turning out to be a pain

I must book a hotel soon.

It doesn't look like I'm going to find something reasonable and available in the city center, which seems like the easiest place for me as I won't be hiring a car.
...
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Good info on not cycling on Waiheke, thanks! ...

Good info on not cycling on Waiheke, thanks!

Not sure I want to see military stuff, spent a few years in that world, do you think the other stuff is worth a look? Should I prioritize Waiheke or...
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
[QUOTE=trustme;26272337]That's Waiheke Island...

[QUOTE=trustme;26272337]That's Waiheke Island .Devonport is straight across from the inner city. Pretty much all the waterfront has cycle lanes , kind of like San Francisco, can't cycle the bridge...
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Eh? Holy Cow! I'm seeing lots of sold out hotels for...

Holy Cow! I'm seeing lots of sold out hotels for the coming weekend. is there a holiday or even or something?

The few I see with rooms are NZ$250+ :huh

What am I doing wrong?:ear
Forum: New Zealand 03-02-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Cool! I haven't had a chance to even walk around...

Cool! I haven't had a chance to even walk around much to see if I want to risk a push bike.

I heard something about taking a ferry to an island. Is that the one you all are talking about? I was...
Forum: New Zealand 03-02-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Wicked Awesome info Gents! I hadn't considered a...

Awesome info Gents!

I hadn't considered a push bike. Also love the idea of the public bus "tour," is there a specific bus number or route?
Forum: New Zealand 03-02-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Talking Bunnings appears to be kind of like Costco? ...

Bunnings appears to be kind of like Costco?

Definitely interested in local beer/wine and small venue music.

Had mussels at a "Belgian" place last night. Pretty good.
Forum: New Zealand 03-02-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By mrsteve
Question This weekend in Auckland?

Greetings all!

I'm in Auckland this week for work and was just told that I'll have the weekend free. Problem is that before the free time they'll work me like a dog and not leave much time for...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-09-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 33,997
Posted By mrsteve
Anybody here? I'm wearing a blue tshirt

Anybody here?

I'm wearing a blue tshirt
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-09-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 33,997
Posted By mrsteve
I could do 7.

I could do 7.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-09-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 33,997
Posted By mrsteve
Let's do it tonight! What time?

Let's do it tonight!

What time?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-08-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 33,997
Posted By mrsteve
Want to try to gather a few inmates some time...

Want to try to gather a few inmates some time soon?

Probably not much riding for the next couple/few days with the weather.

Maybe all the better for indoor eating and jawing and such :D
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-07-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 33,997
Posted By mrsteve
Cool! I was planning for last Friday, but...

Cool!

I was planning for last Friday, but if there's a day that works better :ear
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-02-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 33,997
Posted By mrsteve
Talking How about something in Grapevine (or that area) tonight?

Hey All!

I'm new to the DFW area and just got my bikes from the shippers.

Anyone want to get together tonight in the Grapevine area? I don't really know my way around, but know there are few...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-22-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 34,937
Posted By mrsteve
Wicked Hey!- from another DFW NC700 rider

Hey John!

I've been lurking for a while here, just moved to the DFW area, and have an NC700 and a KLR.

I work in Euless, so lunch could be do-able.

Haven't started riding to work yet,...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-13-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 33,997
Posted By mrsteve
Talking These still happening?

Hey!

I'm in the DFW area for a while (bikeless) but wouldn't mind hanging out and listening to others talk about their adventures. :freaky

I'm getting to know the North DFW (Airport) area, so...
Forum: Road warriors 05-09-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5,784
Views: 1,220,935
Posted By mrsteve
Talking Just brought a new 2012 home

:rofl

I seem to be missing the tool kit. Is it supposed to be behind the owners manual in the storage area? :ear
Called the dealer, right after I got home and they said they'd check if there...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-23-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 7,490
Views: 1,359,947
Posted By mrsteve
CB500X HP/torque?

I don't care about taking it off road, but really like the riding position.

I'm thinking of a 500X or 700X as a commuter. Has anyone heard reliable hp/torque numbers for the 500?

I recall...
Forum: Road warriors 09-24-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2,505
Views: 415,603
Posted By mrsteve
Thumb Cool! That Craigslist tool is awesome! But what...

Cool! That Craigslist tool is awesome! But what is up with BMWMOA charging $40 to look at their ads? :huh

Would it be safe to say that 2004 and up are the best years to look at for used RT's?...
Forum: Road warriors 09-23-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2,505
Views: 415,603
Posted By mrsteve
Question Best Year for Used RT?

Hi All,

I lurk more than post (don't think my posts would improve the content to noise ratio), but have been an active reader here for a while.

I've had Japanese bikes thus far, and am thinking...
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,258
Posted By mrsteve
Honda Pacific Coast? Comfort, no valve...

Honda Pacific Coast? Comfort, no valve adjustments, shaft drive, and it will cruise at 90 all day.

Watch for the stator and R/R on the 89's.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-25-2008, 04:07 PM
Replies: 32,503
Views: 3,203,081
Posted By mrsteve
Funny, I just moved from Pasadena to Torrance,...

Funny, I just moved from Pasadena to Torrance, but will still watch for the weekend rides. Pasadena isn't that far!

Thanks!

Steve
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-25-2008, 03:05 PM
Replies: 32,503
Views: 3,203,081
Posted By mrsteve
Really?! That's the way I did things as a...

Really?!

That's the way I did things as a kid in other places, but CA is so ... regulated, I thought there was some sort of a "got ya" that would cost me a ticket for waking up the yellow toed...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-25-2008, 11:17 AM
Replies: 32,503
Views: 3,203,081
Posted By mrsteve
Question New guy on a new to me KLR

Hi!

I've been lurking here a bit, while I watched for the right KLR at the right price. Found the bike, now to find the rides. :D

All of my riding to this point has been street, so I'm hoping...
Forum: Equipment 11-08-2007, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 714
Posted By mrsteve
Blundstone?

I like Blundstone boots and find that they're cheaper and have better selection there. Then again they are made in Australia,

Not really moto boots, but good for most everything else.

Or...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2007, 01:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By mrsteve
Thanks!

Exactly the type of info I'm hoping to find.

Steve
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2007, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By mrsteve
The silence is deafening.

Did I ask this in the wrong way? Is no one else thinking of a givi top case? Is there a better alternative Im unaware of?
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Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2007, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By mrsteve
Question Givi Plate on 08 KLR

Hi!

Been lurking a while, thinking I'll pick up an 08 KLR soon. :evil

I have a Givi bag and rack on my 99 VFR and was thinking it would be great if I could attach the Givi plate (and thus...
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