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Forum: Beasts 08-29-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,334
Posted By Nomadgene
The original year (2007) it was released was the...

The original year (2007) it was released was the one with the problems. I'm a huge Aprilia fan but they rushed the release of this bike. The later models 2008 and up were fine. Just check for the...
Forum: Beasts 08-27-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,334
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 I owned an SXV550 for the better part of a year. ...

I owned an SXV550 for the better part of a year.

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/IMG_0680.jpg
It is a barely street legal RACE bike. It is a HANDFUL of a bike. It also requires a...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2012, 03:16 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 58,118
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 I was back at D2D this year. I was helping...

I was back at D2D this year. I was helping guide/support the group of Australians. Your bike caught my eye.

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/Aussie%20tour/ef2a1966.jpg



I...
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,863
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 best type of bike for eating miles? :huh The...

best type of bike for eating miles?
:huh
The ones with a motor and two wheels.

I've ridden a 1990 XT600 from Florida to Alaska, circa 1995.

I've got an fleet of Aprilias now.

I've had...
Forum: Beasts 08-23-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 698
Views: 201,434
Posted By Nomadgene
I think you are going to be pleasantly surprise...

I think you are going to be pleasantly surprise by what you have stumbled upon. The Capo is a first rate bike…make no mistakes about it. You will be beaming with pride after you get out there and...
Forum: Beasts 08-20-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 698
Views: 201,434
Posted By Nomadgene
I would not hesitate a moment and would consider...

I would not hesitate a moment and would consider myself a fortunate soul to find a Caponord with such low mileage. Act quickly before someone comes to their senses.

To let such a fine machine sit...
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,918
Posted By Nomadgene
This is news?:rolleyes

This is news?:rolleyes
Forum: Alaska 08-17-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1,089
Views: 147,845
Posted By Nomadgene
dirt gear items for sale

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/493597a7.jpg
$10
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/a6d12fec.jpg
$20
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/87c76234.jpg
$20...
Forum: Alaska 08-17-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 41,037
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/3cb...

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/3cbab9b0.jpg

Part of the stable

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/IMG_1162.jpg
Racing days.

Figured it was high time I finally...
Forum: Alaska 08-17-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 858
Posted By Nomadgene
We are so limited here in Alaska. One road north...

We are so limited here in Alaska. One road north and one south out of Anchorage. It makes for boring riding at times but the scenery is always spectacular. The new seward hwy south out of Anchorage...
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 2,307
Views: 586,214
Posted By Nomadgene
What are your initial impressions? Beautiful...

What are your initial impressions?

Beautiful bike. Congrats on the purchase.
Forum: Beasts 08-16-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,232
Posted By Nomadgene
Been following the race for years. Even been up...

Been following the race for years. Even been up the old road when I lived nearby in Wyoming. Guess you didn't read the quotes from the riders this year. They said the road is much narrower and the...
Forum: Beasts 08-16-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 698
Views: 201,434
Posted By Nomadgene
If it's sorted, I'll be shocked if you aren't...

If it's sorted, I'll be shocked if you aren't blown away.

Comfort, agility, and style.

Get it sprung correctly for your weight. Get the catfish map installed ASAP. Each transform the bike.
Forum: Beasts 08-16-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,232
Posted By Nomadgene
:huh Did you really just say that? ...

:huh

Did you really just say that?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJo6jt9Oi8E
Paved or not, this looks like a big ole sack of fun to me. Planning my own run for 2014 in the unlimited class.
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-14-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2,307
Views: 586,214
Posted By Nomadgene
Well, that's not too much of a stretch. Lets just...

Well, that's not too much of a stretch. Lets just say that you could acquire all of them for that much but getting them up to snuff is another story. Tires, pipes, chips, brake pads and rotors,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-26-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,759
Posted By Nomadgene
When I'm broke…Ezra Brooks Bourbon When I'm low...

When I'm broke…Ezra Brooks Bourbon
When I'm low on funds…George Dickel no. 12
When I'm riding high on funds….The Macallan 12 yr.

but anything wet will do. :freaky
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 698
Views: 201,434
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 There is a key setting just past the steering...

There is a key setting just past the steering lock setting that turns on parking lights visible just under your headlight assembly. I suspect that is what you may have done if other electrical issues...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2012, 10:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,449
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 Anchorage, Alaska south to San Francisco and back...

Anchorage, Alaska south to San Francisco and back home. I was a staged out trip. I rode to Seattle, parked the bike in storage end of summer 2010. It needed tires when I parked it. Wife and I flew to...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 698
Views: 201,434
Posted By Nomadgene
Did you use your steering lock? There is a key...

Did you use your steering lock? There is a key position that allows a small light under your headlights to come of, sort of a parking light. It will drain things pretty dang quick and it is hard to...
Forum: Road warriors 07-25-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 2,307
Views: 586,214
Posted By Nomadgene
An Update. Current fleet of Apes. ...

An Update.
Current fleet of Apes.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/3cbab9b0.jpg

My wife's bike.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/a47309e1.jpg
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 18,362
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 Ha ha, :rofl This was me he was talking...

Ha ha, :rofl

This was me he was talking about. Pretty dang cool to find this. I still have the Caponord along with 3 other Aprilias (MIlle R, Tuono, and Futura) and still live in Anchorage.

My...
Forum: Road warriors 06-29-2010, 11:33 PM
Replies: 2,307
Views: 586,214
Posted By Nomadgene
Cool2 My stable of Italian bikes.

1st post. No better place to do it. My Italian rides.

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/IMG_0680.jpg

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/nomadak/IMG_0406.jpg
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