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Forum: Ride reports 12-20-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 23,079
Posted By louie5
Tent Space - Missouri

If traveling through Joplin, MO give me a shout. Your anticipated route looks to bring you close and riders are always welcome.

We can usually find a spot in the warm house in the winter.....Louie
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 32,297
Posted By louie5
Rear rack

I had a chance to drag the KDX to Colorado last summer to do a bit of trail riding with my ol' riding buddy Brad. Since we planned to do an overnight trail ride on the bikes I spent a little time in...
Forum: Trip Planning 04-10-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 11,257
Posted By louie5
From the viewpoint of a host

I've have been lucky enough to host a few riders at my tent space and always enjoy the opportunity to help. As already stated, as much advance notice as possible is always great but as a rider I...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 97,255
Posted By louie5
Aluminum table top

COffman.......how thick is the aluminum?

Looks like a great idea.....thanks for posting!.....Louie
Forum: Ride reports 06-12-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 58,730
Posted By louie5
Gone from Kindle

I searched the Kindle store for both books. The results show it only available as paperback.......no Kindle version.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-05-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,012
Posted By louie5
Watch'n closely!

I've had a '70 Daytona basket case taking up space in the garage for the last 20 years. Now that my youngest in a freshman in college I think I have the time to give it some love & attention :clap
...
Forum: Americas 04-10-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,398
Posted By louie5
Helps to be a history buff!

My daughter and I rode the Trace last summer. We had a great time but like everyone has said, the low speed limit sucks. We did enjoy the side trip to Vicksburg and we took a nice tour of an...
Forum: The Garage 10-04-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,260
Posted By louie5
Dyna beads

Another vote for the Dyna Beads. I've only used them on a street bike so far but after about 5k miles they seem to be working fine............Louie
Forum: Americas 07-26-2011, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,091
Posted By louie5
Joplin, MO

I'm 90 miles northeast of Tulsa........gives you a chance to ride some of those great roads thru northern AR. :clap

Louie
Forum: Americas 07-25-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,493
Posted By louie5
Joplin, MO

TQ,
Ditto on the roads in NW Arkansas. Looks like you may be planning on going down Interstate 540 but Hwy 23 (The Pig Trail) which runs from Eureka Springs down to I-40 is a great ride. Lots of fun...
Forum: Americas 04-08-2011, 10:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,896
Posted By louie5
Tent spot

Your welcome to throw out your tent here in Joplin, MO.

Not that I expect to see ya since I can spit on your shit list from here! :D

Always have a cold one in the fridge and it'll give you a...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-30-2010, 09:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,845
Posted By louie5
Shocks

Very nice but you may want to hang on to those old shocks. You never know if you'll want to make it "original" again.
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,522
Posted By louie5
Excellent!

Great pics!

If you think your English is bad you should hear my Italian!! :clap
Forum: Trip Planning 03-22-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1,037
Views: 573,261
Posted By louie5
Tent Space in Joplin, MO

Tent space available on our 5 acre spread in Joplin, Missouri. We are about 1.5 miles from I-44/I-49.

Close to Honda/Suzuki/Yamaha dealer and short ride to Harley dealer.

Workshop with most...
Forum: Ride reports 03-22-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,499
Posted By louie5
Lodging

Hey Irish......I'm not sure what you've got worked out for lodging but I've got a good tent site in Joplin, MO. Just a couple of miles from Route 66. You and the gents are welcome to stay on your...
Forum: Ride reports 01-21-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Day trips

Thanks Tom........I think we're both looking forward to spring and some decent riding weather. Enjoy your day off!.......Louie
Forum: Ride reports 01-20-2010, 06:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Temps

The temps were great.....at the base of the mountains the temps were normally in the 70's or low 80's and by the time we crested the mountains the temps would normally be somewhere in the 50's.
...
Forum: Ride reports 01-20-2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Headed Home

Last Day
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This is it……last day on the road. You know the feeling. It doesn’t matter if it’s a 3-day trip or a...
Forum: Ride reports 01-19-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Day 6

Day 6
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Forum: Ride reports 01-19-2010, 11:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Day 5

Day 5
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Forum: Ride reports 01-18-2010, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Great Area

It's a great area for a rally or just about anything else. The riding was fantastic because it has such a variety.

I hope to take a trip there with the family of course there are plenty of roads...
Forum: Ride reports 01-18-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Day 4

Day 4
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<o:p></o:p>The next morning brought sunshine and great riding. We packed up our wet gear and headed...
Forum: Ride reports 01-18-2010, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
Day 3

Day 3
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While we ate the continental breakfast at the hotel we planned our route for the day. Catch Highway 44...
Forum: Ride reports 01-17-2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
The Transporter - Day 2

Day 2
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Forum: Ride reports 01-17-2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,760
Posted By louie5
The Transporter

First attempt at a ride report so hang on...here we go!......

Yeah….I’ll deliver the “package”……no questions asked for the right price!
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Forum: Vendors 07-25-2008, 09:28 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 71,704
Posted By louie5
Wicked Still workin'

Ordered mine this afternoon.....didn't need the free shipping code because they have another free shipping promotion going on.....just hit the "sendnow" button.
We'll see how this baby looks on a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2008, 11:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,976
Posted By louie5
KLX choke

Good question Hondo.......I was wondering the same thing. I managed (using my overly agressive wrenching skills) to strip the plastic threads.
It really didn't take a lot of effort and now I am...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2007, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 777
Posted By louie5
Laugh Metal, thanks for the info. I think I will give...

Metal, thanks for the info. I think I will give it a try...not much to lose for the price of some 15w and a little pvc. I never have liked the KLR's forks when off road but never wanted to fork...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2007, 10:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 777
Posted By louie5
Not to bust up the thread........Metal, can you...

Not to bust up the thread........Metal, can you elaborate on your stock spring setup? What you used for spacers, etc.

Thanks.
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