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Forum: Ride reports 12-08-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 1,260
Views: 364,680
Posted By cab591
Shhhhhh! Don't ruin it! :ear

Shhhhhh! Don't ruin it! :ear
Forum: Face plant 12-08-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,970
Posted By cab591
Glad you're alright. Sounds like the crash...

Glad you're alright.

Sounds like the crash bars / cases / safety gear all did their job perfectly. :freaky
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-04-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 867
Views: 74,785
Posted By cab591
My favorite comments are the ones who say that...

My favorite comments are the ones who say that freeway lanes are designed for exactly ONE car width, not one car width and half of a motorcycle...

Your average car is about 6' wide, and your...
Forum: Ride reports 11-01-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1,260
Views: 364,680
Posted By cab591
This right here just made my day. Also...

This right here just made my day.

Also reminds me of a story I read once. Pretty sure it was on ADVrider, might've even been you, AH. Long and short was, guy stops at a service station for fuel....
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1,260
Views: 364,680
Posted By cab591
Regarding food, we have a similar mentality in...

Regarding food, we have a similar mentality in the US.

Most older generations lived through the great depression, and clear their plates. My grandmother would chew me a new one if I didn't clear...
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 131,042
Posted By cab591
Can't believe I missed this ride report! Looks...

Can't believe I missed this ride report! Looks like you passed through my hometown of Lexington, KY. Beautiful surroundings, and bourbon distilleries in every direction! :lol3

I'm out in...
Forum: Ride reports 09-07-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1,260
Views: 364,680
Posted By cab591
Holy shit. Antihero, I have no idea how you do...

Holy shit. Antihero, I have no idea how you do it, but you've got an incredible way with words. Truly a lesson to live by. Thank you. Looking forward to the next update!
Forum: Ride reports 08-19-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 41,906
Posted By cab591
Stumbled upon this thread, read it through in one...

Stumbled upon this thread, read it through in one sitting. Great writing, great pictures, and probably one of the most touching ends to a ride report I've ever read. :freaky

Good luck in the...
Forum: Ride reports 08-19-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,260
Views: 364,680
Posted By cab591
"Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though We...

"Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time...
Forum: EMEA 07-31-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,049
Posted By cab591
In the Schengen Area, which is basically all the...

In the Schengen Area, which is basically all the EU countries, you only need to go through passport check / customs / border patrol when you initially fly in. Between the countries, there are no...
Forum: Trip Planning 07-30-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
Wow, Italy looks fantastic! Can't wait to see...

Wow, Italy looks fantastic! Can't wait to see AH's pics! :D
Forum: Trip Planning 07-29-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
Steal the truck, obtain bike. Start ride report....

Steal the truck, obtain bike. Start ride report. :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-28-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10,245
Views: 2,146,803
Posted By cab591
No, no, no... You just have to use your HTML tags...

No, no, no... You just have to use your HTML tags

enter text here .

It's just like if you want to make text bold, or underlined, or whatever. :D

I got a stupid one the other day. Rode my...
Forum: Trip Planning 07-28-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
:freaky :clap :lol3 FINALLY the...

:freaky
:clap
:lol3

FINALLY the adventure begins! Looking forward to you officially starting the ride report, AH!
Forum: Trip Planning 07-22-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
AH, If you're going north first, might I...

AH,

If you're going north first, might I suggest going all the way north?

http://awesomenator.com/content/2011/02/norway-bridge.jpg

That's one of the many bridges on the way to Nordkapp, the...
Forum: Trip Planning 07-21-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
Wait. Italian drivers... best? :huh Italian...

Wait. Italian drivers... best? :huh

Italian drivers are mental. Just wait until you hit Switzerland, Austria, Germany. (Though speed limits are way low in Switzerland and Austria).

Gotta agree,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-20-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,270
Posted By cab591
Don't suppose you can find out if anyone was...

Don't suppose you can find out if anyone was admitted to hospital with road rash?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 511,614
Posted By cab591
Didn't know where else to put this, so I'll throw...

Didn't know where else to put this, so I'll throw it here:

Driving home after putting in some job applications (is it still commuting if you don't have the job yet?). I'm driving my Mazda, and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-05-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,200
Posted By cab591
Sort of related -- a good friend of mine is...

Sort of related -- a good friend of mine is diabetic, but absolutely refuses to wear his medical alert bracelet. So instead, he got the bracelet tattooed on his wrist.

One day, his blood sugar...
Forum: Americas 04-17-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,977
Posted By cab591
Sounds fun! :thumb any idea on a route yet?

Sounds fun! :thumb any idea on a route yet?
Forum: Americas 04-11-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 989
Posted By cab591
Off Topic, but... within the subforum, on...

Off Topic, but...

within the subforum, on the left side, you'll see a few tabs. "Control Panel", "Inmates", "Photos"... Under that, but above the threads (the top one's being "stickies"), there's...
Forum: Americas 04-11-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 989
Posted By cab591
North Rim of the Grand Canyon sucks. The South...

North Rim of the Grand Canyon sucks. The South Rim is much nicer. (Assuming you're going East to West) Coming from Monument Valley on US-160, go south when you hit US-89, then take AZ-64 to the South...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-11-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 511,614
Posted By cab591
Oh god, can't believe I forgot one: Back...

Oh god, can't believe I forgot one:

Back living in Lexington, KY. Driving down New Circle Road. Truck beside me has a mattress and box spring in the bed, tied down (sort of angled between the roof...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-11-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,141
Posted By cab591
Seriously, in Chandler? :huh Granted, when I...

Seriously, in Chandler? :huh

Granted, when I lived in Chandler, I was at Ray and Kyrene -- pretty nice part. Now I'm in Mesa (University and Dobson -- so basically Tempe). Near me is a small area...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-11-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 511,614
Posted By cab591
Just two days ago I was going to dinner with my...

Just two days ago I was going to dinner with my parents in Little Rock. Saw some smoke up ahead. As we got up to it, we noticed a large patch of grass, about 12' across, between the interstate and...
Forum: Trip Planning 04-11-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
Ah, thanks for the clarification. :thumb ...

Ah, thanks for the clarification. :thumb

It's been a while since I've been there, but the "X" one is near an intersection near a friends village. Going down a little 2-lane with some speed and you...
Forum: Americas 04-10-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,270
Posted By cab591
Kind of a roundabout way, but could you send the...

Kind of a roundabout way, but could you send the money in advance to your family / friend, have them buy the bike for you ahead of time, so that the paperwork will have arrived in the mail by the...
Forum: Americas 04-10-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By cab591
https://www.aaafoundation.org/sites/default/files/...

https://www.aaafoundation.org/sites/default/files/styles/media_gallery_large/public/TRK-PickupCargoRedFlag.jpg

Typically, if you put a red flag on it, you won't have any trouble. :rofl
Forum: Trip Planning 04-10-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
I've only had experience driving in Germany, so I...

I've only had experience driving in Germany, so I can really only speak of there. But the "empty" hash sign on an Autobahn typically means end of the enforced speed limit (though there is still a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-10-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,833
Posted By cab591
Anybody ever try rare earth magnets? Haven't...

Anybody ever try rare earth magnets?

Haven't tried it myself, but I've heard if you superglue a few of them to the bottom of the bike, it'll trip induction loops better. (For those who don't know,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-10-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 511,614
Posted By cab591
:huh Sounds like he played WAY too much Mario...

:huh Sounds like he played WAY too much Mario Kart.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-03-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,427
Posted By cab591
In Mississippi, when you buy a car from the...

In Mississippi, when you buy a car from the dealer, they send you home with a "dealer plate". Not one registered with the DMV, mind you. But one of those advertising "fillers". My uncle owns a Nissan...
Forum: Americas 04-03-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By cab591
I've had no trouble accessing my gmail account in...

I've had no trouble accessing my gmail account in other countries, or anywhere in the US. If it ever does require verification, I have choices. Answer questions, send a text, call, or send an email...
Forum: Trip Planning 04-03-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,092
Posted By cab591
:lol3 The riding does look pretty epic. They also...

:lol3 The riding does look pretty epic. They also just did a Burma special (albeit driving commercial trucks). Just as scenic. Maybe SE Asia is the place to go. :deal
Forum: Trip Planning 04-02-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,341
Posted By cab591
Oh, one more crucial piece of information! ...

Oh, one more crucial piece of information!

http://www.completesoutherngentleman.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/autobahnunlimited.jpg

When you see this, you know what you must do. :deal
Forum: Trip Planning 04-02-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,092
Posted By cab591
Sadly, I "borrowed" the idea. Would still make...

Sadly, I "borrowed" the idea. Would still make for an epic journey!

If you've never heard of the show "Top Gear", find a way to go and watch the Vietnam special. They "attempt to do in 8 days what...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-01-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,590
Posted By cab591
Is it bad that I'm still playing this game?

Is it bad that I'm still playing this game?
Forum: Trip Planning 04-01-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,092
Posted By cab591
Do it backwards -- and try to get from the south...

Do it backwards -- and try to get from the south of Vietnam to the north quicker than most Americans did it. :lol3
Forum: Americas 03-31-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,362
Posted By cab591
:huh I've had luck with hostels in the US, I...

:huh I've had luck with hostels in the US, I guess. Gave a friend a ride to Colorado, decided to take the long way back. Driving through the night, found myself in Gunnison. My bank decided to cancel...
Forum: Trip Planning 03-31-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,092
Posted By cab591
Holy shit, I'd be on the first flight to Europe....

Holy shit, I'd be on the first flight to Europe. Disposable travel income, like outdoors stuff, language barrier doesn't scare you off? Go backpacking in the Alps. :eek1 Or rent a motorcycle there....
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