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Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 10-18-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 73,913
Posted By invicta1
171 miles to stranded

Interstate today at mostly around 85mph, into a good headwind. Found out exactly when I run out of gas - - 171 miles. Light went on at 127, that was a bit early (usually 140), but thought I could...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-18-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5,178
Views: 278,848
Posted By invicta1
WT? where is everyone?

Eight hours on the road between Eastern NE and the Rockies, and only 2 other bikes out and about? WTH, it's beautiful out.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-16-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,921
Posted By invicta1
and wheat.

and wheat.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-16-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,921
Posted By invicta1
Wtf

WTF. Where's my sticker??

Good pie.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-15-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,921
Posted By invicta1
BTW, FF, I am actively in the market for a beater...

BTW, FF, I am actively in the market for a beater - sub2k duel sport, could do 3k. DR, or DR, or ?? Ideas? For winter riding, 5th fest, running on my land, limited maintenance roads, and training...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-15-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 26,030
Posted By invicta1
Those aren't real you know.

Those aren't real you know.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-15-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,921
Posted By invicta1
Shop some Feta into the forecast and all will be...

Shop some Feta into the forecast and all will be well.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-15-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,921
Posted By invicta1
OK, was going to go weird, but instead will go...

OK, was going to go weird, but instead will go savory. Leek and Feta pie on its way. No okra for you!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,624
Posted By invicta1
Screen required, need something to eat miles. ...

Screen required, need something to eat miles. Been thinking roadking, but everytime i look i'm turned off. Stelvio I'm also thinking, but this beemer is interesting
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,624
Posted By invicta1
Nice, many pages. Still happy for impressions...

Nice, many pages. Still happy for impressions though, informed ones, how's it ride, how would it deal with distance? (the stopper!)
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,624
Posted By invicta1
R nine T

Maybe I have missed the thread? Experiences? Looks interesting.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-07-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5,178
Views: 278,848
Posted By invicta1
Nice, way out there so to speak. I'm in Lynch...

Nice, way out there so to speak. I'm in Lynch now, beautiful country. If I had time I'd go to that area, but that would add days . . .

Apparently I forgo to quote - - referring to the Smith Lake...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-29-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5,178
Views: 278,848
Posted By invicta1
Back to the Midwest, and bikes, and warmth,...

Back to the Midwest, and bikes, and warmth, tomorrow!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-20-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By invicta1
BTW, the 3" rox seem a much better solution than...

BTW, the 3" rox seem a much better solution than my combination, though functionally identical. New product?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-20-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By invicta1
I have 2" rox + 1" other risers for 3" total. ...

I have 2" rox + 1" other risers for 3" total. Helped for me. Cables seemed to have room, but it turned out that when turned to full stop they were sometimes hitting the projection (?) on the front...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,921
Posted By invicta1
In country, on calendar

In country, on calendar
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 06-03-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Any color hints for 2015, black or red or...

Any color hints for 2015, black or red or something elsewise interesting? Seems like the green became public knowledge last fall.

Still 2013 blacks around, waiting for an offer I cant refuse.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-02-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,454
Posted By invicta1
There be a thread on the XC and panniers. I like...

There be a thread on the XC and panniers. I like the GIVI trekkers, nice engineering, can take drops within reason from pers. experience. Top box is nice, always a place for helmet, or holds lots...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 06-02-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
THe campout sounds great, especially in terms of...

THe campout sounds great, especially in terms of good community. But the only thing i could be riding would be triumphs. And I'm living until June 30 in Sweden. no bike of my own here, though have...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 05-31-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Only funny if not true. I cant believe i used it...

Only funny if not true. I cant believe i used it as a daily rider ~ 1990, before i knew brakes and lights were advanced past 1920. As a teenager i saw a lightning and fell in love. But of course,...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 05-31-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Yep, they've been friendly - - but does that get...

Yep, they've been friendly - - but does that get me long distance work (NE), or do i care? I keep a BSA running, and i dont consider myself an old fart so no worries doing stuff on a MG, just not...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 05-31-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Year after my first jonesing I still think I want...

Year after my first jonesing I still think I want a Stelvio.

But, haven't ridden one, need to do that. I think the Ft Collins Guzzi folks will let me do so and I'll be there before too long. ...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-04-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,960
Posted By invicta1
I have stock, Spencer's and Sargeants on my 12...

I have stock, Spencer's and Sargeants on my 12 Tiger.

I found stock horrible. Not an option for long distance for me.

Sent it last winter to Spencer's. Spencers redid my Bonneville seat...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-16-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 2,508
Views: 623,409
Posted By invicta1
Same location as previous 2, different mood

http://i1245.photobucket.com/albums/gg592/Invicta_ant/DSC_0024_zps26e7b388.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-16-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2,508
Views: 623,409
Posted By invicta1
Prairie sunset - - late summer 13 - - tallgrass prairie

http://i1245.photobucket.com/albums/gg592/Invicta_ant/DSC_0022_zps830b70b2.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-16-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2,508
Views: 623,409
Posted By invicta1
Visions of last fall

http://i1245.photobucket.com/albums/gg592/Invicta_ant/DSC_0030_zpsf2477efe.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-16-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 396,405
Posted By invicta1
Couple weeks ago along the Platte River

http://i1245.photobucket.com/albums/gg592/Invicta_ant/No8_zps751483b9.jpg
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-18-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,326
Posted By invicta1
Sounds like your dealer already put back stock...

Sounds like your dealer already put back stock mapping.
Forum: The Garage 01-22-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,567
Posted By invicta1
Great experiences with two triumph seats, and...

Great experiences with two triumph seats, and quickly responsive from "spencer" both times. Most recent was last winter though.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-06-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 582
Views: 239,315
Posted By invicta1
Not the very first, I'll post that one later. But...

Not the very first, I'll post that one later. But my first "real" bike. It's an A65L BSA; purchased for $400 borrowed dollars in 1988, started after 5 hours of kicking - - on one cylinder. Rust...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-02-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,329
Posted By invicta1
[QUOTE=WitchCityBallabio;23112103]It seems like...

[QUOTE=WitchCityBallabio;23112103]It seems like most of the Beasts here have a photo thread, so why not one for the Stelvio?

I'll start it off. Post early, post often. :DQUOTE]


Excellent...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-27-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,012
Posted By invicta1
Spencer's mod is inexpensive and a big...

Spencer's mod is inexpensive and a big improvement. I had mine done last winter. It totally transformed my Bonnie. An improvement on the tiger, but still dished some, close with seat height...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-21-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Green(ish.). Not bad, though not black. Looks...

Green(ish.). Not bad, though not black. Looks similar to the 12 Tiger XC green color.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-21-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
I'm working this thread from the beginning, to...

I'm working this thread from the beginning, to page 300 ish . . . so not keeping up with recent posts. But yes, that Lincoln. Like to see your bike, I think I will end up with one, though the...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-11-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Outside of Lincoln. No MG dealerships there! ...

Outside of Lincoln. No MG dealerships there! (but we have an Indian dealership of all things). Sat on the Stelvio today, and saw it in person for the first time, at least close up. Very nice. ...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-10-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Didn't hurt. That's where I'm headed indeed. ...

Didn't hurt. That's where I'm headed indeed. Apparently Stelvio's on 'sale' too! I've been sneaking into this thread for the past year, seems like most everyone loves them.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-10-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 12,329
Views: 1,719,153
Posted By invicta1
Save me from my madness

Looking at Stelvio's in Ft Collins tomorrow. Thinking of trading in my tiger. Seriously thinking of it. . . anyone else come from a tiger (800 XC). It's great in many ways - - I now have more...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 10-10-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 4,761
Views: 680,273
Posted By invicta1
I did 8 hours of interstate today (to get to the...

I did 8 hours of interstate today (to get to the Rockies), on my seat modified by Spencer. Def. improvement, though my hand is still vibrating so I can't really tell if my butt is sore. It sure was...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-09-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,028
Posted By invicta1
I've had my Bonnie since 2004. Nary a problem,...

I've had my Bonnie since 2004. Nary a problem, have only changed oil and tires and farkled. I used to clean it, but gave up on that. In addition to mods for power, I went up a tooth on the front...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-18-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,062
Posted By invicta1
Bummer, want to check that out one day, but...

Bummer, want to check that out one day, but riding to Ft. Collins the day before, for the week.
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