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Forum: Trip Planning 10-14-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,893
Posted By Prettyboy
+1 on the TUx. Great little bike: I've taken mine...

+1 on the TUx. Great little bike: I've taken mine all over the place, at it's a hoot when you get up into the back roads.
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 43,761
Posted By Prettyboy
It didn't take any time for me at all. I was in...

It didn't take any time for me at all. I was in love the moment I saw it. Not that I'll be able to own one any time in the near future, but I am utterly smitten.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-10-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,523
Posted By Prettyboy
I tend to push my bike pretty close to its limits...

I tend to push my bike pretty close to its limits (occasionally beyond, I'm ashamed to say). A better rider could get more out of it, mostly by being smoother: smoother shifting, smoother turns,...
Forum: Equipment 10-09-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6,519
Views: 2,570,872
Posted By Prettyboy
Hammock/tarp. If you set it up high, you can...

Hammock/tarp. If you set it up high, you can stand. If not, just stand outside your tent to get changed. No one is that worried about privacy when you are in the woods.
Forum: Equipment 10-08-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6,519
Views: 2,570,872
Posted By Prettyboy
Oh, look! It's me.

Oh, look! It's me.
Forum: Americas 10-08-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,113
Posted By Prettyboy
That sounds like a fantastic adventure. Might...

That sounds like a fantastic adventure. Might make the trip a little longer though.
Forum: Road warriors 10-08-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 43,761
Posted By Prettyboy
I have to say, this bike is one of the only bikes...

I have to say, this bike is one of the only bikes I've seen that makes me drool. I will own one of these, someday (rather distant in the future).
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-08-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,259
Views: 58,743
Posted By Prettyboy
If you feel like holding on to it that long, I'll...

If you feel like holding on to it that long, I'll try and make it.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-08-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1,259
Views: 58,743
Posted By Prettyboy
That one was my whiskey cup. I can't imagine I'll...

That one was my whiskey cup. I can't imagine I'll be able to come down and get it anytime soon, so I guess it can go to whoever wants it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 34,311
Views: 8,426,670
Posted By Prettyboy
I think he means underarmor type tights: not...

I think he means underarmor type tights: not necessarily about warmth, more about wicking moisture.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,369
Posted By Prettyboy
I'm not sure state by state, but the reason is...

I'm not sure state by state, but the reason is because they interfere with speed/redlight cameras.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-06-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,259
Views: 58,743
Posted By Prettyboy
I made it home about an hour ago. Great to see...

I made it home about an hour ago. Great to see y'all, and hopefully I'll be down your way again in the spring. Thanks to everyone who made it happen.
Forum: Thumpers 10-02-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8,075
Views: 2,199,094
Posted By Prettyboy
I can't speak to weight, but I'm 6'6" and fit my...

I can't speak to weight, but I'm 6'6" and fit my tu250 fine.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-30-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 1,259
Views: 58,743
Posted By Prettyboy
I should probably get packing, since I'm trying...

I should probably get packing, since I'm trying to head out tomorrow morning as well. Yay, procrastination.
Forum: Road warriors 09-27-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,513
Posted By Prettyboy
http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hubb/attachments/...

http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hubb/attachments/travel-bikes-for-sale-wanted/2529d1254216514-black-minsk-125cc-motorbike-sale-img_0140.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 09-27-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 742
Views: 98,555
Posted By Prettyboy
I think it is because it's a cruiser (especially...

I think it is because it's a cruiser (especially being American) that is forward looking (liquid cooling, etc.). The styling is really cool because it's both retro and modern at the same time. I...
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 12,990
Posted By Prettyboy
That's how I feel about standard mattresses. If I...

That's how I feel about standard mattresses. If I had a way to hang my hammock at home, I would do it full time.
Forum: Americas 09-27-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 557
Posted By Prettyboy
I've never been to Baja, but this might help you...

I've never been to Baja, but this might help you out. (http://lmgtfy.com/?q=baja+november+weather.)
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8,075
Views: 2,199,094
Posted By Prettyboy
When I ride to get somewhere, I usually take the...

When I ride to get somewhere, I usually take the interstates. When go somewhere so I have an excuse to ride, I stick to the backroads.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-25-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1,259
Views: 58,743
Posted By Prettyboy
I finally got my October schedule, and I got off...

I finally got my October schedule, and I got off all the days I asked for, so I'll be arriving on Thursday like I had originally hoped. This is gonna be entertaining.
Forum: Thumpers 09-25-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 8,075
Views: 2,199,094
Posted By Prettyboy
I don't have much of a problem with it on my TUx....

I don't have much of a problem with it on my TUx. I rode 200 miles (100 there and back) on i95 yesterday for a gig, and other than it being chilly in the morning and raining when I came back, I had...
Forum: Americas 09-22-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,462
Posted By Prettyboy
This is starting to sound like a hell of a story....

This is starting to sound like a hell of a story. What's taking you to Cali?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-20-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,017
Posted By Prettyboy
I was about to say 'my face.' Seems we all have...

I was about to say 'my face.' Seems we all have the same terrible sense of humor.
Forum: Americas 09-20-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By Prettyboy
I won't be able to join you (need to make some...

I won't be able to join you (need to make some money), but I'm looking to be doing a similar trip next year, so I'd love to follow along with your story if you report it.
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8,367
Views: 1,293,857
Posted By Prettyboy
Knobbies without a fender confuse me.

Knobbies without a fender confuse me.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-19-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,071
Posted By Prettyboy
If it bleeds we can kill it.

If it bleeds we can kill it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-19-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,352
Posted By Prettyboy
Yeah, I noticed that. Also, the number of...

Yeah, I noticed that. Also, the number of signatures they want is comically low.
Forum: Americas 09-18-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,462
Posted By Prettyboy
to OP: Heated gear is great, but people got along...

to OP: Heated gear is great, but people got along fine without it for years. I agree about raingear and waterproof boots though. As to an aftermarket seat, Walmart sells an ATV seat cover that works...
Forum: Americas 09-17-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,462
Posted By Prettyboy
Do you have a shop manual? That seems like a very...

Do you have a shop manual? That seems like a very important thing to have. Also, if you have a smart phone, that can help on the internet front, at least when you have cell service.
Forum: Americas 09-17-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,462
Posted By Prettyboy
I did a silly long trip...

I did a silly long trip (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=907171) right after learning to ride and getting my bike too, also a 250, but a bit more modern, so I see where you are coming...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-17-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 34,311
Views: 8,426,670
Posted By Prettyboy
This is why I like this thread. Whenever people...

This is why I like this thread. Whenever people are like, 'shut up and post pictures' I get confused, because if they just want to see the highlight photos, they can just go to Killboy's FB. We hang...
Forum: Road warriors 09-17-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 8,367
Views: 1,293,857
Posted By Prettyboy
Bingo.

Bingo.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-17-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,973
Posted By Prettyboy
Depends on how it feels to ride, but yeah, why...

Depends on how it feels to ride, but yeah, why not? Just need to be a little more minimalist on it.

Edit: Tiny tank. I'll stick with my TUx, it is inappropriate and underpowered in every...
Forum: Road warriors 09-17-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 8,367
Views: 1,293,857
Posted By Prettyboy
If it died, I would would take out a hammer and...

If it died, I would would take out a hammer and bring it back to life. It's the beauty of non-precision engineering.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-17-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 3,095
Views: 422,470
Posted By Prettyboy
When I was back in town over the summer I was...

When I was back in town over the summer I was very tempted. I was riding down from Germantown MD to Brookland in NE every day. I would hit traffic only a few exits before I got off the beltway and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-16-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,973
Posted By Prettyboy
Nah. That is what backpacking stuff is for. If...

Nah. That is what backpacking stuff is for. If you can carry it around on your back, you can carry it on that bike. Minimalism is rather fun.
Forum: Road warriors 09-16-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 8,367
Views: 1,293,857
Posted By Prettyboy
Lately I've been wanting a bike a bit like mine,...

Lately I've been wanting a bike a bit like mine, but slower, uglier, and much less reliable. I have no clue why, but I want one.
...
Forum: Americas 09-15-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Prettyboy
In the land of no disposable income, which also...

In the land of no disposable income, which also happens to be a city where I don't have room for toys. Le sigh.
Forum: Americas 09-15-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Prettyboy
True story. I want a trail 90. Those things are...

True story. I want a trail 90. Those things are awesome.
Forum: Americas 09-14-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Prettyboy
Do a ride report and don't plan on going fast....

Do a ride report and don't plan on going fast. I'd love to hear the story.
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