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Forum: Day Trippin' 07-07-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Sequoia National Park!

I took her in for service and to take care of the recall issues on July first. Then on the third we loaded up and headed out to the parks. About 950 miles, give or take, four days, and four National...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Hit 10,000 miles this weekend in Sequoia National...

Hit 10,000 miles this weekend in Sequoia National Park! She still has the original tires too.

<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/10517537@N06/14598526081/" title="image by AKMotorbiker, on...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-22-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Recall!

I received a recall notice in the mail this week. Not a big deal as I've had recalls for all my current vehicles. One was to sew a pull loop in the rear seat. I scheduled the service which is...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-19-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
I know it's the first day and all but, ...

I know it's the first day and all but, Need....more...pictures! It's so beautiful up there. I guess I'll go to work and leave you guys to it.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
:rofl All kidding aside, enjoy your trip!...

:rofl

All kidding aside, enjoy your trip! Not everyone has a wife they want to take with them or a wife that wants to go. If you have to take a few extra items for her, so be it.
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-19-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,482
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Great joy!

Alright, great joy might be an over statement. I was looking at the nail and it bothered me. I didn't know if I wanted to leave it be and ride, pull it out and plug it, or run down and put the new...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Here's my four day load. Yes, I was camping and...

Here's my four day load. Yes, I was camping and yes there is a sleeping bag, tent, and stove in there.

<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/10517537@N06/9593013754/" title="End of Bald Hills rd...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-18-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,482
Posted By AKMotorbiker
His voice is always in the back of my head,...

His voice is always in the back of my head, especially when I'm doing something stupid. Not so much on the trails though. "Head on a swivel" works all the time and I usually screw up when I decide to...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-17-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Is it waterproof and does it allow for one...

Is it waterproof and does it allow for one handed, gloved operation?
Forum: GS Boxers 06-17-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Looks like I need to fabricate two hour glasses....

Looks like I need to fabricate two hour glasses. One for time and one for trip time! Do you think I can mount side by side hour glass lock mounts!?
Forum: Ride reports 06-17-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3,505
Views: 1,571,679
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Great update and pictures again!

Great update and pictures again!
Forum: GS Boxers 06-17-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
:rofl:rofl:rofl hahahahaha! What's the part...

:rofl:rofl:rofl hahahahaha! What's the part number for that BMW time piece?
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Found this!

Washed her and was inspecting the tires when this beauty rolled across the top. 9000 miles and I got this to mark the occasion. Over all these tires have been great and taken me to the back side of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-16-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,482
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Getting close!

Just about wrapped up with the firsts. I wanted to update my tire wear in this report to show "time lapse" in one spot. I just passed 9000 miles/14,484 km on the original Anakee IIIs.


Here you...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-15-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Those are all the reasons it's on my annual wish...

Those are all the reasons it's on my annual wish list! Another year of looking at ride reports and photos from all of you. Another reason is that my parents live a couple hours North and that visit...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-15-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Great pictures! Now I know more about what I'm...

Great pictures! Now I know more about what I'm missing. Next year I'll try to make it, pending all the same variables.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-13-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
You cannot know how bummed I am to not make it...

You cannot know how bummed I am to not make it this year! Especially with Radioman showing up! By the time I get to meet up with him it'll be like "RTW trip? I don't recall doing one of those".
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-13-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Interim...

Since my last trip to Death Valley I've occupied my time with work of course (which ended up canceling two trips this summer) and a few riding courses.

In May I took the MSF Advanced Rider's...
Forum: Ride reports 06-12-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 1,934,545
Posted By AKMotorbiker
If you keep working the fishery you can work two...

If you keep working the fishery you can work two months and ride ten for the rest of your life!
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-23-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Here's the highlights video for days 3&4. It...

Here's the highlights video for days 3&4. It shows the key places and road conditions along the way. The off road/ dirt portions for the four days was 125 miles with most of that on days 3&4.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
After looking forward to this since hearing about...

After looking forward to this since hearing about it last year, I am now on the out list. Maybe next year! This is the second trip rescheduled due to work commitments shifting. Have fun everyone!
Forum: Ride reports 05-20-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 1,934,545
Posted By AKMotorbiker
The only problem with this statement is we are...

The only problem with this statement is we are supposed to be innocent until proven guilty not vice versa.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-17-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Death Valley Day 1&2 video

A short video of the first two days.

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Forum: Ride reports 05-17-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 114,508
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Great video again! I'm always looking forward to...

Great video again! I'm always looking forward to all of your updates!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-17-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Unfortunately they get a lot of practice. ...

Unfortunately they get a lot of practice.

My wife took the kids and the Jeep. I took the bike. It gives us flexibility if we have to race for first come first serve accommodations. I can get...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-16-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Just heard that we can go home. The fire blew the...

Just heard that we can go home. The fire blew the other way!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-16-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
I used it to escape a fire threatening work,...

I used it to escape a fire threatening work, scooted down the shoulder of the road stopped with backed up evacuees, turned off on a power line trail to drop down into the neighborhood get the family...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-14-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
I don't have that much musical talent. I was...

I don't have that much musical talent. I was thinking maybe someone else!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-14-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Anyone have a harmonica?

Anyone have a harmonica?
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-14-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Day 4 Monday May 5, 2014 (last day)

<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/10517537@N06/14152902053/" title="Monday Morning at Stovepipe Wells by alaskajarhead, on Flickr"><img...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-13-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 72,025
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Happier news...I'm still coming. Probably can't...

Happier news...I'm still coming. Probably can't make up for everyone else that can't make it but, I'll try!
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-13-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
One of my Daughters took this flower picture. ...

One of my Daughters took this flower picture.

<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/10517537@N06/13946819798/" title="Saline Valley Road by alaskajarhead, on Flickr"><img...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-13-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Thanks for the compliments mka!

Thanks for the compliments mka!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-13-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2,067
Views: 502,713
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Now, how about the red?

Now, how about the red?
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-12-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Lippincott pass!!!

<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/10517537@N06/14130503842/" title="Lippincott Pass by alaskajarhead, on Flickr"><img src="https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2906/14130503842_5867fcba39_z.jpg"...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-12-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
It was time to eat lunch and press on to Eureka...

It was time to eat lunch and press on to Eureka Sand Dunes. We got back on the road and turned off to head up to the dunes. As we rode down the washboard road I stopped at the mileage sign. We were...
Forum: Ride reports 05-11-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 1,934,545
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Culture shock?

Culture shock?
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
YetiGS, Now you can sit there going through...

YetiGS,

Now you can sit there going through pictures. There it is...there it is...where'd it go!?!?
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4,267
Views: 638,916
Posted By AKMotorbiker
The piece that is supposed to "stabilize" the...

The piece that is supposed to "stabilize" the y-pipe broke off mine!! :eek1 :eek1



:rofl I love those moments of clarity!:doh
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-11-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,222
Posted By AKMotorbiker
Day 3 Sunday May 4, 2014

We camped at Furnace Creek again. The temperatures throughout the night stayed in the 90Fs and it was not peaceful, comfortable, or completely restful.

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