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Forum: Americas 12-09-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 896
Posted By hunter151
If possible, try to work out timing so that you...

If possible, try to work out timing so that you are on the PCH stretch from LA to SF in the middle of the week. Also try to get into Yosemite mid week. Might help to cut down on tourists, although...
Forum: Americas 11-25-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By hunter151
The california part of your route looks pretty...

The california part of your route looks pretty much perfect. You will have to watch the weather and road closures when you set out and have a backup plan. Highway 2 north of LA can get snow and close...
Forum: Americas 11-24-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By hunter151
Where to go in Anza-Borrego on a street bike?

Like the title says, gonna be spending a couple days in the Anza-Borrego state park area next week. What are some must see sites, must-ride roads? Good places to camp?

Bikes used will be an SV650...
Forum: Americas 09-12-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By hunter151
Sounds doable. I imagine getting out of long...

Sounds doable. I imagine getting out of long beach shouldn't be too bad on a Saturday morning. The hard part will probably be doing the trip 2 days in a row. I get 2 days break off the bike before I...
Forum: Americas 09-12-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By hunter151
Best way to get from LA to San Francisco

Turns out its doable. Made it to davis in about 13 hours. Monterey to davis really sucked, no good scenery and had to do a lot of lane splitting, but feels nice to have done it. Roughly 600 miles.
...
Forum: Americas 09-09-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By hunter151
Thanks! Just mapped out an inland route with...

Thanks! Just mapped out an inland route with these roads, and it looks much faster than the coastal route! Looks like it's supposed to be 100+ degrees in Taft on Friday, so I think I will save this...
Forum: Americas 09-09-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By hunter151
Thanks for the input! Any idea how the 101 is...

Thanks for the input! Any idea how the 101 is north from 210 traffic wise? I want to minimize time on the way there since I don't know how well I will hold up on the longer trip. I will keep 33 to...
Forum: Americas 09-08-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By hunter151
Thanks for all the input. I've actually traveled...

Thanks for all the input. I've actually traveled Highway 1 from north of San Francisco all the way to mexico, just never in the same trip, so Im not worried about missing some parts to cut down on...
Forum: Americas 09-03-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By hunter151
Best way to get from LA to San Francisco

So I have a day to get from Los Angeles to San Francisco - whats the best combination of interesting route and making decent time? My plan was to follow highway 1 the entire way, but I know there are...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-26-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4,744
Views: 1,758,118
Posted By hunter151
https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5522/12420829124_f2...

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5522/12420829124_f2bd763815_b.jpg

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3894/14192839599_6bffa06b38_b.jpg

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5588/14399657693_43f672fda5_b.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 405,448
Posted By hunter151
Not sure what the market for SVs is like on...

Not sure what the market for SVs is like on ontario, but its around the upper limit of what I'd pay. If its immaculate, and immaculate is what you want, Id jump on it. If you can get it for $500 or...
Forum: Road warriors 08-08-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4,785
Views: 978,991
Posted By hunter151
Post it up! How much are they asking? My first...

Post it up! How much are they asking? My first bike was an 82 450, and was just about the perfect first bike.
Forum: Road warriors 07-27-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4,785
Views: 978,991
Posted By hunter151
I would take pretty much any complete bike for...

I would take pretty much any complete bike for free. 80s Japanese bikes are about as cheap of projects as you can get as well. Absolutely jump on it, depending on what it needs you shouldn't need to...
Forum: Ride reports 07-14-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 206,107
Posted By hunter151
Just finally caught up with this report after a...

Just finally caught up with this report after a few days. Wesley, thanks for putting this all out there - its truly an inspiration.

While I generally hold the belief that people are for the most...
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 128,255
Posted By hunter151
Awesome trip and best of luck on the remainder...

Awesome trip and best of luck on the remainder of your journey!

I love the fact that you are doing this on a Bonneville. When doing a trip like this its easy to get sucked into 'practicality'...
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 24,184
Posted By hunter151
This is gonna be great! Subscribing now to not...

This is gonna be great! Subscribing now to not miss anything.



Riding motorcycles in a foreign country thousands of miles away from home with your teenage daughter is an awesome and impressive...
Forum: Equipment 05-31-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By hunter151
I just spent a weekend riding around with a...

I just spent a weekend riding around with a sena10 unit and had no such problems. For reference, my bike is pretty loud SV650 with an aftermarket pipe. Helmet is a scorpion EXO400 full face. Its a...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-31-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 791
Posted By hunter151
Yeah, sounds like you need a new, tapered...

Yeah, sounds like you need a new, tapered steering head bearing. My old nighthawk 450 did the same thing. Here's a before and after video:

http://youtu.be/lC2qEicrHV4

http://youtu.be/71vwOD4mJqk
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 405,448
Posted By hunter151
Do you have any pics of the setup without bags...

Do you have any pics of the setup without bags on? I have some soft bags I want to use on my SV, but am worried about them rubbing on the plastics.
Forum: Americas 04-03-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,095
Posted By hunter151
I would second this. Also this would be more time...

I would second this. Also this would be more time consuming, but if you want to hit up more twisties, consider coming up the west side of the Sierras. That way you can hit up Sequoia national park as...
Forum: Americas 04-03-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,095
Posted By hunter151
Right now on the map you are riding through...

Right now on the map you are riding through Colorado on I-70, and hopefully thats just because you dont know of an alternative route. To ride through Colorado on the highway is a major disservice....
Forum: Ride reports 03-26-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 50,108
Posted By hunter151
Amazing ride report! After the point of complete...

Amazing ride report! After the point of complete BMW disassembly in an oriley's parking lot in the middle of the night, it was clear this would be an epic report. Im not too far away from you either,...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-24-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,394
Posted By hunter151
Definitely in for a report! :evil

Definitely in for a report! :evil
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-19-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,394
Posted By hunter151
Thanks, Ill look forward to the pictures and...

Thanks, Ill look forward to the pictures and update. Realistically I probably wont make it out there until the summer, when long distance riding time is a little easier to come by.
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-19-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,394
Posted By hunter151
Awesome! I've been wanting to make it up to...

Awesome! I've been wanting to make it up to Prewitt Ridge campground for a while now and was looking for some videos of what kind of road it is to get there. Is the gnarly foresty part of your video...
Forum: Road warriors 03-04-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 405,448
Posted By hunter151
Congrats! Post some pics!

Congrats! Post some pics!
Forum: Road warriors 03-03-2014, 12:55 AM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 405,448
Posted By hunter151
That a pretty good price for an FZ6. From what...

That a pretty good price for an FZ6. From what I've seen around, they go for a little bit more than the SV for comparable year/mileage. I've never ridden one, but you can find a lot of comparisons...
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 405,448
Posted By hunter151
Find out specifically what services have been...

Find out specifically what services have been performed on the yellow SV.

Cosmetic damage is always tricky, because it could lead to more serious issues that are masked. I always like to find out...
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 405,448
Posted By hunter151
I would pass on the salvaged SV. Thats just too...

I would pass on the salvaged SV. Thats just too much money for a salvaged one. I just bought a 07 naked with 16k miles for 3K even in SoCal. Plus if you are not too familiar with bikes, you may not...
Forum: Road warriors 02-27-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,717
Posted By hunter151
My first bike was an 82 Nighthawk 450 that I got...

My first bike was an 82 Nighthawk 450 that I got for $850 on craigslist. All it really needed was new tires and fluids to be road safe, so that put me right around $1000 mark (I ended up spending...
Forum: Road warriors 02-27-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 405,448
Posted By hunter151
Joining the ranks of this thread with my newly...

Joining the ranks of this thread with my newly acquired 07 SV650N:

https://scontent-a-sjc.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/t1/1623684_10100769029051796_282676007_n.jpg

Loving it so far. Installed...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-10-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,590
Posted By hunter151
I love the salton sea and that whole area, thanks...

I love the salton sea and that whole area, thanks for sharing. Did you take 111 all the way up along the east side of the sea? That's a really beautiful ride that worth it if you haven't done it and...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-26-2013, 01:28 AM
Replies: 4,744
Views: 1,758,118
Posted By hunter151
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8218/8405265525_1f1b...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8218/8405265525_1f1bf1e262_b.jpg

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8501/8406358328_d586ebf268_b.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-15-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 744
Views: 100,446
Posted By hunter151
Along PCH ...

Along PCH

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3794/9408459533_269ee5d3b1_o.jpg

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3771/9411223246_55a52069a2_o.jpg

East shore of Salton Sea
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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-12-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 12,990
Posted By hunter151
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8218/8405265525_1f1b...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8218/8405265525_1f1bf1e262_b.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-12-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3,829
Views: 864,389
Posted By hunter151
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7291/9408459817_9e51...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7291/9408459817_9e51cb6f0e_b.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-12-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 730
Views: 120,392
Posted By hunter151
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8501/8406358328_d586...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8501/8406358328_d586ebf268_b.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-22-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 33,442
Posted By hunter151
Ive driven through part of Highway 33. What an...

Ive driven through part of Highway 33. What an amazing road! The views that open up are just incredible.
Forum: Ride reports 02-11-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4,877
Views: 3,319,154
Posted By hunter151
Excellent video! As stated above, the song...

Excellent video!

As stated above, the song is a good rendition of the following song (АлисА - "Театр Теней"):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NqdZBTYOIuc
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2012, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4,877
Views: 3,319,154
Posted By hunter151
Phenomenal ride report! Traveling these areas is...

Phenomenal ride report! Traveling these areas is definitely very high on the bucket list, considering I grew up in Russia but havent had a chance to travel much while living there.

One potentially...
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