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Forum: Equipment 07-10-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,087
Posted By Motor7
Sea Breeze (it's an astringent) is also a great...

Sea Breeze (it's an astringent) is also a great solution to flush out ears with. I have been using it for 30 ish years when traveling & camping and for flushing out human and K9 ears. If you can't...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,996
Posted By Motor7
Outstanding photography! And you met a beautiful...

Outstanding photography! And you met a beautiful girl and had Boudin..?...man it just does not get any better than that....ok maybe if you were also at the Crawfish festival in Breaux Bridge at the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-07-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,996
Posted By Motor7
Yes! I plugged my place in there back in Sept. I...

Yes! I plugged my place in there back in Sept. I have not seen the thread pop up since, so I had assumed it died. It does not seem to get much activity...I wonder why?

Ok, I think I see the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-06-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,996
Posted By Motor7
Where ya headed next Brian? I have this...

Where ya headed next Brian?

I have this vision of a thread with a map of the US(start with that then expand all over the globe). Fellow inmates could post up their GPS coordinates for free...
Forum: Face plant 07-05-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,505
Posted By Motor7
Hill street Blues <iframe width="420"...

Hill street Blues

<iframe width="420" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Jmg86CRBBtw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Equipment 07-03-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5,941
Views: 2,366,994
Posted By Motor7
Wallyworld...no way:huh...Ok, going to go have a...

Wallyworld...no way:huh...Ok, going to go have a look at one...thanks. My zero Slumberjack bag is way way too big and warm for summer bike camping.....
Forum: Equipment 07-02-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5,941
Views: 2,366,994
Posted By Motor7
MiltonKid...what brand of sleeping bags are those...

MiltonKid...what brand of sleeping bags are those & What temp are they rated to? They sure are tiny........
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,583
Posted By Motor7
.....wait...and your face is still intact...still...

.....wait...and your face is still intact...still have all your chicklets? ...no way!

Yep, my first(early 70's) was 3/4 Rebel Flag Helmet{yes I am from the South}. In the 60's on my Tecumseh 3.5...
Forum: Beasts 06-30-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3,599
Views: 647,981
Posted By Motor7
Yes it is, but it will never be a KLX or like my...

Yes it is, but it will never be a KLX or like my DRZ. I'm still learning, have marginal tires(Battle Wings) and rough roads that require no thought process on my DRZ now require firing up all those...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-30-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 1,809
Views: 153,865
Posted By Motor7
Absolutly 100% possible and done all the time....

Absolutly 100% possible and done all the time. When you stop using the brake, you must re-train your balance/counter balance technique. Timing and throttle has to be perfect since the only "braking...
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,996
Posted By Motor7
Ahh, I see you did get a fire going....who...

Ahh, I see you did get a fire going....who ordered all that rain? Glad you enjoyed our little swatch of paradise! Enjoy the Dragon.....:clap

Btw, any other inmates are free to camp here on their...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 1,809
Views: 153,865
Posted By Motor7
No no, I guess I was not clear(my...

No no, I guess I was not clear(my bad)......PRACTICE no rear brake, but yes always use brake in competition. Try this on for some thought....for every braking force you must now overcome that with...
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,583
Posted By Motor7
I would never argue that a full face is not...

I would never argue that a full face is not safer. But, I worked a lot of motorcycle accidents and was on scene for many more over 27 years. I just don't recall any fatals that involved jaw/facial...
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 5,941
Views: 2,366,994
Posted By Motor7
Yep...been using the same Svea 123R since the...

Yep...been using the same Svea 123R since the late 70's...damn I a'gettin old
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,583
Posted By Motor7
El Gato, not doubting you, but where did you get...

El Gato, not doubting you, but where did you get the stats, and who compiles them? The helmet impact area is not on a Uniform Traffic Accident Report...only if a helmet was worn or not.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1,809
Views: 153,865
Posted By Motor7
Start practicing without using any brakes. If you...

Start practicing without using any brakes. If you are using up rear brakes that quick you are way too heavy on the brakes, which means you are also overtaxing your clutch. All set up obstacles can be...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Motor7
I did the Sonic spring rate calculator...it says...

I did the Sonic spring rate calculator...it says 1.0 for my & my "stuff".
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 824
Posted By Motor7
A 17" fat front will look cool...but it will...

A 17" fat front will look cool...but it will never outperform a 19 off road. Guys over on ThumperTalk have put Shinko knobs on their DRZ400SM's....love the look, but all admit that off road the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Motor7
Yep, over there too...have the "Greywolf" shock...

Yep, over there too...have the "Greywolf" shock boots sitting in the shop. When I change tires I am going to install them. I don't think my 230 lbs of chewed bubble gum is helping the stock...
Forum: Face plant 06-27-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 43,786
Posted By Motor7
Ok...you are REDEEEEEM'D:D

Ok...you are REDEEEEEM'D:D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 944
Posted By Motor7
holeeey shit...that qualifies for the 1% - no...

holeeey shit...that qualifies for the 1% - no rider error for running over that hunk of broken metal:thumbup
Forum: Face plant 06-27-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 43,786
Posted By Motor7
You knitted a whole bar...

You knitted a whole bar scene........?...fantastic:clap...wait...there are no drinks on the bar....and the bartender is praying........FAIL
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,184
Posted By Motor7
Jeff..I'll give ya a :beer for...

Jeff..I'll give ya a :beer for that............but I have been on the other side of that dark cloud....the HD guys can be pretty douchebagish too. Me???...I still throw on a HD t-shirt(I have lot's...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Motor7
Spot on...I have a 16 front...looking at the...

Spot on...I have a 16 front...looking at the sprockets it's about time for a chain/sprocket replacement. I'm going to go with a 15 tooth front..........
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Motor7
Yes, while I was going up I was thinking about...

Yes, while I was going up I was thinking about how "interesting" it would be going down. I am doing my best to wear these Battle Wings out so I can slap on some more aggressive nobs, but to be honest...
Forum: Ride reports 06-26-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,996
Posted By Motor7
Hmmm..glutton for punishment eh???:1drink ...

Hmmm..glutton for punishment eh???:1drink

Also, I have a shop just down(1/4 mile) from the campsite...tools and internet available.
Forum: Ride reports 06-26-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,996
Posted By Motor7
If you swing South a bit, feel free to camp at my...

If you swing South a bit, feel free to camp at my place...100ac, big creek, gazebo & swimming hole:
http://i271.photobucket.com/albums/jj141/motorseven/ViewofCreek.jpg
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Motor7
DRZ to Wee and momentum....

I just about have my Wee setup for moderate off road, engine guards, skid plate & Battle Wings(not my choice, but they were on it and are almost new). I took a pretty rough road today, uphill, lots...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,184
Posted By Motor7
Yes doo rags are a fashion statement for some....

Yes doo rags are a fashion statement for some. But, I wear them in the summer all the time, working, driving the tractor, or always under the helmet when riding. Dry, it keeps my head warmer in the...
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 33,325
Posted By Motor7
Simplify your life...go Commando:evil

Simplify your life...go Commando:evil
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1,847
Views: 324,003
Posted By Motor7
I just ordered a Exped Scout Hammock Combi. I...

I just ordered a Exped Scout Hammock Combi. I liked the large rain fly, the ease of set-up and the double bottom that can house a sleeping pad....all for under $200:
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-26-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 11,368
Posted By Motor7
I almost have my wee ready(custom Fisher seat...

I almost have my wee ready(custom Fisher seat shipped yesterday) for a trip to AZ....AZ in July..I must be nuts.

Rustinpeace...nice trip...one of these days I want to make it up there.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-25-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 8,532
Views: 1,728,542
Posted By Motor7
I hope you know that that is not normal. I put a...

I hope you know that that is not normal. I put a lot of miles on EFI Harleys over 11 years and never had one single malfunction in that system.
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 3,599
Views: 647,981
Posted By Motor7
Riding was a big motivator, but sleeping was even...

Riding was a big motivator, but sleeping was even more. I got tired of waking up every hour or so with numb hands after using them to do any kind of repetitive work during the day. I have always done...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 06-24-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,957
Posted By Motor7
Shit..I would be there, except I'm riding a...

Shit..I would be there, except I'm riding a different beast on a trail that weekend....Clydesdale:
http://i271.photobucket.com/albums/jj141/motorseven/Clydes/IMG_2208.jpg
Forum: Equipment 06-24-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,847
Views: 324,003
Posted By Motor7
I just ordered one of these: ...

I just ordered one of these:
http://i271.photobucket.com/albums/jj141/motorseven/V-Strom/kakoon-product-shot.jpg
...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 06-24-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,957
Posted By Motor7
Andy, did you Motel it...or camp? I am a hammock...

Andy, did you Motel it...or camp? I am a hammock short on all my camping gear and that will be on the way soon. I am waiting for my new seat to arrive for my Wee and then I am ready. My DRZ is not...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-24-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,233
Posted By Motor7
Yes, I like the ones guys have rattle canned the...

Yes, I like the ones guys have rattle canned the plastic's in tan colored Fusion Krylon....black and tan looks a lot better to my eyes.
Forum: Face plant 06-24-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 43,786
Posted By Motor7
Some good points, and I agree writing it down and...

Some good points, and I agree writing it down and talking about it is the best way to work through it. We all handle tragedy differently & what works for one does not for the other. I brush death off...
Forum: Face plant 06-24-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 43,786
Posted By Motor7
That is awesome...I want one:D

That is awesome...I want one:D
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