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Forum: Vendors 02-22-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4,460
Views: 1,007,013
Posted By LWRider
Mine are on a simple push-on push-off switch. I...

Mine are on a simple push-on push-off switch. I never turn the 30s off. I aim them a bit to the right to keep them from blinding oncoming traffic and don't get anyone flashing their brights at me....
Forum: Vendors 02-22-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4,460
Views: 1,007,013
Posted By LWRider
Here are two 30s and the LED H-4 replacement...

Here are two 30s and the LED H-4 replacement headlight on a T100 Bonneville. Not a scrambler, but similar.

http://i1158.photobucket.com/albums/p618/mgeditor/IMG_6044small_zps273a02f7.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-15-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10,750
Views: 3,604,860
Posted By LWRider
"Adventure" is different for every rider. Enjoy...

"Adventure" is different for every rider. Enjoy your ride!

Mike
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-14-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 10,750
Views: 3,604,860
Posted By LWRider
Thanks. I've heard similar numbers on the mileage...

Thanks. I've heard similar numbers on the mileage (up to 73 according to the local dealer, if they "took it easy"). Down the road once I've worn out my Bonnie that might be an option, if the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-13-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 10,750
Views: 3,604,860
Posted By LWRider
NorthwestRider, what are your impressions of the...

NorthwestRider, what are your impressions of the Honda NCX700? How's it fare as an adventure bike?
Forum: Vendors 02-09-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4,460
Views: 1,007,013
Posted By LWRider
I met up with Sanjoh on Saturday and we installed...

I met up with Sanjoh on Saturday and we installed a 1157 LED in the taillight of my CB350. It was a HUGE improvement. Very bright.
Forum: Road warriors 02-03-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2,063
Views: 611,049
Posted By LWRider
Can you post a pic when you get them? I can't see...

Can you post a pic when you get them? I can't see the photo without being a registered member. I have a Bonnie but it has crash bars and I am always looking for handy ways to store stuff for long...
Forum: Vendors 12-23-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4,460
Views: 1,007,013
Posted By LWRider
Last night was the first time I had that I was...

Last night was the first time I had that I was able to ride at night with the new "H4" LED bulb. Can you say: HOLY SPOTLIGHT BATMAN! Thanks for helping me out installing it, John, and helping with...
Forum: Ride reports 12-15-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 93,259
Posted By LWRider
I'm so in! great story. I'll play catch up...

I'm so in! great story. I'll play catch up tomorrow. Looking to pickup a GL650 myself soon.

Cheers,

Mike
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-10-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
Funny thing is, it made it without him on it.

Funny thing is, it made it without him on it.
Forum: Ride reports 12-09-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 83,804
Posted By LWRider
How'd I miss this?! Geez! Now I have to catch up,...

How'd I miss this?! Geez! Now I have to catch up, tomorrow, but at least now I am...IN!

Cheers,

Mike
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-08-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
The Countersteer Girls would be counterproductive...

The Countersteer Girls would be counterproductive for me. I'd be target fixated.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-05-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10,750
Views: 3,604,860
Posted By LWRider
I was trying to figure out what he meant by that...

I was trying to figure out what he meant by that too.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-03-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 10,750
Views: 3,604,860
Posted By LWRider
I've been there! Stopped to try and find some...

I've been there! Stopped to try and find some souvenirs for the kids on my way back from the Ozarks.
Forum: Ride reports 11-25-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1,225
Views: 356,382
Posted By LWRider
This reminds me of the answer offered in Venus on...

This reminds me of the answer offered in Venus on the Half Shell, by Kilgore Trout: "Why not?"
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-18-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 81,397
Posted By LWRider
I don't think so. I believe there is one for the...

I don't think so. I believe there is one for the Thunderbird, but not the Bonnies.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-18-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 81,397
Posted By LWRider
If you want to ride it down here I can help you...

If you want to ride it down here I can help you with it. The problem is, if you need shims it takes a while to get them. Triumph needs to rethink how they supply their dealers. My bike's been sitting...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-11-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 81,397
Posted By LWRider
Why not do your own valves? I am at my third...

Why not do your own valves? I am at my third check right now. Only changed exhaust the first time and since then the clearance has not changed at all. The second time, the two left exhaust valves...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-25-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
I find it very unfortunate that law enforcement...

I find it very unfortunate that law enforcement doesn't make an effort to be examples of proper riding attire. They usually have the skills down, but then ignore everything else.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-15-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,578
Posted By LWRider
I took about 600! Going to be a bit before I can...

I took about 600! Going to be a bit before I can post them as I have AIMExpo all the rest of the week. It was a great event as usual. I split my time between the Triumph Tent and Ace Corner (where my...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
Storage for the camera equipment and some other...

Storage for the camera equipment and some other stuff.

I met him up at Vogel State Park in North Georgia when I was bumming around the Blue Ridge a bit and was starting home. He was doing a gig as...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
This is a fellow inmate and he lives on that...

This is a fellow inmate and he lives on that bike. He rides more in a month than most of us do in a year. He's pretty good at it, too. I've tried chasing him around near Suches and was no match.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-18-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 3,362,113
Posted By LWRider
Thanks for the correction. I thought the CB750...

Thanks for the correction. I thought the CB750 Supersport was new in '78.

Cheers,

Mike
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-16-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,884
Posted By LWRider
There's just something I like about Bob's Place....

There's just something I like about Bob's Place. I have not been there for music, though, but will remedy that next chance I get.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-16-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 3,362,113
Posted By LWRider
Honda did do a 4 into one in 1978 and called it a...

Honda did do a 4 into one in 1978 and called it a SuperSport.
Forum: Ride reports 08-11-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 1,225
Views: 356,382
Posted By LWRider
I'm in!

I'm in!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-07-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
I've always referred to them as "Two flapjacks on...

I've always referred to them as "Two flapjacks on a hinge!" But those in the photo above look OK to me. :thumb
Forum: Old's Cool 08-04-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 3,362,113
Posted By LWRider
Very nice 750! I have my eye on one, too, to do...

Very nice 750! I have my eye on one, too, to do likewise (a 1978 SS). That gold color is classic!
Forum: Old's Cool 07-18-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 3,362,113
Posted By LWRider
Very cool! I have seen a couple of BMWs modified...

Very cool! I have seen a couple of BMWs modified to take that VW motor. Von Dutch alctually mad eon back in the day if I recall correctly. That woudl be right up my alley as I have more than a...
Forum: Ride reports 07-13-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,263
Posted By LWRider
lilolita, Looks like you made it into North...

lilolita, Looks like you made it into North Carolina on US 178. You may remember passing just before the state line sign a little bar called "Bob's Place." Davidson River is a great spot and if you...
Forum: Trip Planning 07-11-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 73,200
Posted By LWRider
Best of luck, Anti! Looking forward to hearing...

Best of luck, Anti! Looking forward to hearing about the ride.
Forum: Road warriors 06-19-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 2,063
Views: 611,049
Posted By LWRider
I've Googled for it before, to no avail. I kept...

I've Googled for it before, to no avail. I kept finding them for other motors, but not the Bonnie. The link you provided says specifically that it will not work with Bonneville Twins.

Looks like...
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 2,063
Views: 611,049
Posted By LWRider
And where do you get one of these special "valve...

And where do you get one of these special "valve compression tools" you speak of? If you didn't need to remove the cams, this job would be easy as pie. I've seen a toll available for other models but...
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2,063
Views: 611,049
Posted By LWRider
I've been in there twice on my T100. The first...

I've been in there twice on my T100. The first time I had to put in new shims on only the exhaust side. The second time only one exhaust was out and it was so slightly out, and loose rather than...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-18-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
You just described riding in Florida in the...

You just described riding in Florida in the summer (monsoon) perfectly!
Forum: Old's Cool 06-15-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 3,362,113
Posted By LWRider
Please do a resto thread! If you are a VJMC...

Please do a resto thread! If you are a VJMC member it would make a nice article, too. If you want to do that, message me.

Cheers,

Mike
Forum: Ride reports 06-13-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,263
Posted By LWRider
Hi lilolita! Sorry I missed you when you passed...

Hi lilolita! Sorry I missed you when you passed by here. Andrea thoroughly enjoyed your visit. Florida is deceptively big (I mean it looks so narrow, but the trip I just did to SC/NC from central...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-28-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
Not a duffel bag; they are Cortech Sport...

Not a duffel bag; they are Cortech Sport Saddlebags. I use a set myself. Great soft bags.

Cheers,

Mike
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-27-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 36,110
Views: 9,384,660
Posted By LWRider
Do your shoes look like this? :lol3 ...

Do your shoes look like this? :lol3

http://madhattermagicshop.com/magicshop/images/model33.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2,063
Views: 611,049
Posted By LWRider
Thanks, Blacktiger. Looking for something ot keep...

Thanks, Blacktiger. Looking for something ot keep the wind off my hands in really cold weather. Looks like these should work.
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