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Forum: Ride reports 02-08-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3,572
Views: 1,624,291
Posted By habanero
It's amazing some of the stuff you see there when...

It's amazing some of the stuff you see there when you are used to the safety practices that have developed in the US, isn't it? I do nonprofit work in Vietnam, building wells and schools.

I love...
Forum: Ride reports 10-31-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3,572
Views: 1,624,291
Posted By habanero
the KTM Parts catalog wind screen does an...

the KTM Parts catalog wind screen does an excellent job of cutting the wind..

http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/115413985/large.jpg
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-26-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,080
Posted By habanero
Hopefully we'll have a new mayor soon, someone...

Hopefully we'll have a new mayor soon, someone that can hold more than one thought in his head. I can't believe how much money has been spent to make traffic worse for 98% of the population.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 3,572
Views: 1,624,291
Posted By habanero
The redesigned version works great. I had to take...

The redesigned version works great. I had to take the dash apart on my '08 to clean it up a couple of times...had it replaced by KTM, that one also failed. But the 2nd replacement was indeed a...
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3,572
Views: 1,624,291
Posted By habanero
You'll be so thankful you did it this way. 30...

You'll be so thankful you did it this way. 30 years ago I did a 6 month ride through Europe, spending a time in East Germany and Yugoslavia before they broke up. It's given me perspective that people...
Forum: Ride reports 02-23-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4,852
Views: 3,190,640
Posted By habanero
What a beautiful place to grow up! I was...

What a beautiful place to grow up!

I was there on my bike in '83...and got escorted out by the police, I rode up into town, not realizing that gas powered vehicles were not allowed!
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 63,067
Posted By habanero
TP, thanks for the detailed, personal...

TP,

thanks for the detailed, personal journal on Oaxaca..I'm very much enjoying it, and plan to be down there for the first time, soon.

-scott
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7,064
Views: 3,229,512
Posted By habanero
"Imagine the surprise when the now-retired...

"Imagine the surprise when the now-retired professor of that course heard about our event and surprised us with a visit. Dr. Joyce Wade-Maltaise still insists that I was her favorite although...
Forum: Ride reports 06-19-2010, 08:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,168
Posted By habanero
Thanks Mattis! You get great results from...

Thanks Mattis!

You get great results from that set up, I'm going to have to give that a try.

I also have a 690, what a great bike!

Happy travels, Scott
Forum: Ride reports 06-18-2010, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,168
Posted By habanero
great video quality! I'd love to see how you...

great video quality!

I'd love to see how you have the camera harnessed.

what camera are you using?
Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 458
Views: 89,434
Posted By habanero
excellent stuff, Jeff... awesome pictures of...

excellent stuff, Jeff...

awesome pictures of your adventure, also.

Happy Travels, Scott
Forum: Ride reports 02-27-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2,811
Views: 1,831,668
Posted By habanero
Absolutely stunning photographs! Great adventure,...

Absolutely stunning photographs! Great adventure, I am loving your ride report, thank you.
Forum: Ride reports 02-25-2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 241,184
Posted By habanero
definitely addictive, and the withdrawls are...

definitely addictive, and the withdrawls are painful. Once you get used to a lifestyle of moving on every day, meeting new people, and seeing new places, it's painful to have to sit still, isn't it?
Forum: Ride reports 02-14-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 241,184
Posted By habanero
Spectacular shot. Great stuff Colebatch. I...

Spectacular shot.

Great stuff Colebatch. I enjoy your pics and adventures tremendously.

Thanks, scott
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-01-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 2,419
Views: 573,735
Posted By habanero
Bill, that is heading east on HWY 50 from Ely,...

Bill, that is heading east on HWY 50 from Ely, Nevada.

enjoying your shots, and the others here..

scott
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-29-2009, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2,419
Views: 573,735
Posted By habanero
http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/...

http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/Utah%20Trip/IMG_4406.jpg
Forum: The Garage 06-23-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,862
Posted By habanero
Here is a semi-tutorial video of how Rich, from...

Here is a semi-tutorial video of how Rich, from Rich's Custom Seats, makes a seat that fits his customers needs.....you can pick up a lot of info here.

I've had three built by him, he is a pro......
Forum: Road warriors 06-22-2009, 09:17 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,709
Posted By habanero
I've put over 40,000 miles on two multistrada's...

I've put over 40,000 miles on two multistrada's (my first was killed in a flood). I've not had any major problems, at all. Any bike can leave one stranded...BMW's included, I have a buddy that has...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-07-2009, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1,917
Views: 1,054,024
Posted By habanero
Luang Prabang, Laos.... ...

Luang Prabang, Laos....

http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/asian%20biking/IMG_5561.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2008, 08:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,591
Posted By habanero
In 1958, my future step dad was home from Korea,...

In 1958, my future step dad was home from Korea, and riding his Bonnevile 650 from LA to Fla to see his parents. He stopped in Tulsa to see an old Air Force buddy, who set him up on a date with my...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-01-2008, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3,696
Views: 814,444
Posted By habanero
http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/...

http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/Utah%20Trip/IMG_4406.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-29-2008, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3,977
Views: 541,831
Posted By habanero
I-90 Floating Bridge, Seattle

as seen in the fog...about a block from our home.

http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/9405759http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/9405759.jpg
(http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/9405759)
Forum: Road warriors 11-17-2008, 09:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By habanero
I have a special place in my heart for the...

I have a special place in my heart for the K100rs, I put over 100,000 on mine, it never let me down.

Duck...I have a buddy in Redmond that has two that he never rides anymore, an '85 and an '88...
Forum: Thumpers 11-16-2008, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,051
Posted By habanero
Look at the KTM 640 Adv... Great bike for...

Look at the KTM 640 Adv...

Great bike for tall riders.
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,438
Posted By habanero
That reminds of a situation I ran into in Paris....

That reminds of a situation I ran into in Paris. In 1983, I spent 6 months riding Europe with a buddy. I was on an '07 r100/7, and my buddy was on an rs. His bike died in traffic in Paris. When we...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2008, 06:00 PM
Replies: 984
Views: 261,735
Posted By habanero
I have one, I like it a lot.... The bike has...

I have one, I like it a lot....

The bike has a bit more snap to it, I can definitely feel the drop in weight....
nice sound, not too loud...but a really nice braaaaap when you get on it. My...
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2008, 09:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,521
Posted By habanero
http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/62633748.jpg

http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/62633748.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2008, 09:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,521
Posted By habanero
http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/62633748http:...

http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/62633748http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/web%20stuff/IMG_5018.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 08-10-2008, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1,602
Views: 183,791
Posted By habanero
what a great idea. This is going to be such a...

what a great idea. This is going to be such a great experience for our guest, I'm sure it will be one of his stand out memories for life..

I'm in for $50..more later if needed.

Scott
Forum: Ride reports 04-29-2008, 08:49 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 41,428
Posted By habanero
Hanoihttp://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/24050755...

Hanoihttp://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/24050755.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 04-29-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 41,428
Posted By habanero
http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/89972481.jpg

http://www.pbase.com/gardesign/image/89972481.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2008, 10:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,521
Posted By habanero
Bob, you were not having much problem with that...

Bob, you were not having much problem with that slimy stuff, even on the 610 with a worn out rear tire!

When I was shopping for the 525, I found several in the Portland area on Craigslist, and...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2008, 09:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,521
Posted By habanero
Nice Pics, Bob! I had such a good time...

Nice Pics, Bob!

I had such a good time yesterday! Nice to meet, and ride with you. Thank you for showing me a new area. I absolutely love my new 525. ...
Forum: Ride reports 01-11-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,295
Posted By habanero
Woodworks...fantastic ride! Im glad you got...

Woodworks...fantastic ride!

Im glad you got to get over there and explore that great country. I spend a lot time in Vietnam, I run a nonprofit that builds safe drinking water well systems, and...
Forum: Ride reports 12-19-2007, 07:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,920
Posted By habanero
Great report. I just got back from Luang...

Great report.

I just got back from Luang Prabang...I loved it there, and was itching for my bike. Flying in and out, I saw lots of interesting routes to explore...
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-16-2007, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2,186
Views: 810,425
Posted By habanero
http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/...

http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/Eugene%20trip/IMG_0840.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2007, 09:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,005
Posted By habanero
saddle sunrises lead to discovery and...

saddle sunrises
lead to discovery
and inspiration


http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/Eugene%20trip/IMG_4640.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 10-17-2007, 09:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,473
Posted By habanero
I'm attempting to wire my heated grips into the...

I'm attempting to wire my heated grips into the ignition switch...can anyone tell me which wire is the hot? Red/white?

thanks, scott

edit...

got em working via the headllight.
Forum: Ride reports 10-12-2007, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,346
Views: 157,693
Posted By habanero
Excellent advice. Better to see one amazing part...

Excellent advice. Better to see one amazing part of the world well...skip the cross country slabbing. Riding back to seattle via Utah & Idaho will be spectacular now.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-10-2007, 07:13 PM
Replies: 3,696
Views: 814,444
Posted By habanero
http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/...

http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/Utah%20Trip/IMG_4406.jpg

http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n317/gardesign/Eugene%20trip/IMG_4642.jpg
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