ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 39 of 39
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: tcuguy
Forum: Americas 07-30-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 631
Posted By tcuguy
Hmm so thats avoiding "most" highways I see....

Hmm so thats avoiding "most" highways I see. Well, unless US50 is considered a highway. I need to look up US 50 and what there is to see, whats around, etc but it sounds like a promising start.

I...
Forum: Americas 07-27-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 631
Posted By tcuguy
Anything more "extreme"? Something a big gs or a...

Anything more "extreme"? Something a big gs or a vstrom could handle?
Forum: Americas 07-27-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 631
Posted By tcuguy
I dislike boooooring slab that can be done WAY to...

I dislike boooooring slab that can be done WAY to quickly with nothing to see except gas stops. Did the Continental Divide Trail last year and LOVED it. So something in between CDT and highway would...
Forum: Americas 07-26-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 631
Posted By tcuguy
Question From Texas to Ohio - What Is There To SEE?!

I am planning a trip from DFW to Cincinnati, which route should I take? (other than the slab!). What is there to see on the way?
Forum: Beasts 07-22-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,603
Posted By tcuguy
Did the continental divide trail on an 01 or 02...

Did the continental divide trail on an 01 or 02 last summer, it was amazing! NOTHING went wrong with it... Ever!
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-20-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 776
Posted By tcuguy
Question Is the TRAFFIC worth it? Garmin 2595LM vs 2595LMT

I can get a 2595lm for $80 shipped. The 2595lmT for $130 - much more!

I guess the only difference is the traffic right? Is it really worth it and any good?
Forum: Beasts 07-13-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,403
Posted By tcuguy
Haha yeah last year when I did the continental...

Haha yeah last year when I did the continental divide I think I was the most worried in a motel in New Mexico - your right, thanks for bringing that memory up!

I was just wondering for any fear of...
Forum: Beasts 07-11-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,403
Posted By tcuguy
Question Traveling on an Italian Exotic = Dangerous?

Everyone with a new-ish $10k+ Ducati, Aprilia, or even an uber loaded GS... this question is for you.

Do you HAVE to sleep in hotels/motels/nice places, can you not camp out anymore at the...
Forum: Ride reports 01-21-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 1,243,457
Posted By tcuguy
Pshhhh $1900... that gets you only 3 hookers...

Pshhhh $1900...

that gets you only 3 hookers in vegas for a total of a couple of hours each. How many hours did it take you to get to 15K and have to pay $1900?!

... thats right.
Forum: Ride reports 01-14-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 1,243,457
Posted By tcuguy
+Thrice

+Thrice
Forum: Beasts 12-22-2012, 11:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,800
Posted By tcuguy
I just did the complete continental divide trail...

I just did the complete continental divide trail hauling butt this summer on an 02'.

It was REALLY nice because of how comfy it was, and the gas range never had me worrying (I was also getting...
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 1,243,457
Posted By tcuguy
+1 I plan on heading out places for...

+1

I plan on heading out places for prolonged periods and would also like to see what to take. I'm a minimalist traveler as well!
Forum: Ride reports 12-09-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 1,243,457
Posted By tcuguy
Thumb Holy crap!

I just found this thread three days ago, about the time that it has taken me to get to this final post. Go figure, because I JUST missed you (I live in Fort Worth). Wow, coincidence.

Your going to...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-26-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,245
Posted By tcuguy
Bahahaha good stuff good stuff

Bahahaha good stuff good stuff
Forum: Orange Crush 09-26-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,245
Posted By tcuguy
Here is a picture of the type of cotter pin in...

Here is a picture of the type of cotter pin in case anyone is wondering what I mean;

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/be/CotterPin.png/800px-CotterPin.png
Forum: Orange Crush 09-26-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,245
Posted By tcuguy
Question Replace ALL bolts cotter pins

What does everyone think? Possible?

Replace all/most non-rotating bolts (except engine bolts of course) with spring-type cotter pins so anything is easy to remove out in the middle of nowhere...
Forum: Beasts 08-31-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,879
Posted By tcuguy
Definetly as a toy! Can i ask you how much you...

Definetly as a toy! Can i ask you how much you sold yours for?

I have also heard of them going 7k miles without rebuilds so im sure if i dont beat the crap out of it it will be just like a ktm
Forum: Beasts 08-31-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,879
Posted By tcuguy
Question Should I buy this Aprilia SXV? Please help!

I have a chance of picking up a 2007 Aprilia SXV 450 for $3,500. Here are the facts;

- Chassis has 7K miles
- New OEM engine built by AF1 Racing and installed by local KTM dealer - has all...
Forum: The Garage 07-08-2012, 05:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,126
Posted By tcuguy
Oops my bad, yeah I don't think a 17" would even...

Oops my bad, yeah I don't think a 17" would even remotely fit on a 19" now would it? :P

I'll test it out and see how it does on pavement, If the ride totally sucks then I'll just use it for...
Forum: The Garage 07-06-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,126
Posted By tcuguy
It's a Tiger 955i and it's actually for the front...

It's a Tiger 955i and it's actually for the front tire. I've raised the fender so there should be no clearance problems. I was really wondering about the rim itself.

I'm going to fit it next week...
Forum: The Garage 07-06-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,126
Posted By tcuguy
Question Uh... I got shipped the WRONG tire... will it fit?

Original tire on it right now is a 110/80/17

AND i got shipped a new Shinko 705 at this size; 120/90/17

Its wider and taller (23.9" vs 25.5" diameter) which should be A LOT better for off...
Forum: The Garage 06-29-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,718
Posted By tcuguy
Although I'm first going to try the cardboard box...

Although I'm first going to try the cardboard box solar heater idea (simpler) this is pretty genious!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-28-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
+1

+1
Forum: The Garage 06-28-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,718
Posted By tcuguy
Bahahaha!

Bahahaha!
Forum: The Garage 06-28-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,718
Posted By tcuguy
However, will it put out enough heat in this...

However, will it put out enough heat in this large of an area? Remember wheels are a foot and a half in diameter.
Forum: The Garage 06-28-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,718
Posted By tcuguy
It states 200F for 20 minutes so its really not...

It states 200F for 20 minutes so its really not that hot. Its VHT Metallic Engine Enamel.

I already sprayed the parts and let them cure 3 days but I can STILL scratch off the paint with my nail -...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-28-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
bahahahaha

bahahahaha
Forum: The Garage 06-28-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,718
Posted By tcuguy
Talking Curing paint, with EXHAUST gasses?!

So I am about to paint my wheels, and obviously they don't fit inside the oven. How about I cure them with the exhaust gasses?

Build a box out of cardboard, put a hose going from the exhaust to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-27-2012, 09:41 PM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
How much is best mileage for this beast?

How much is best mileage for this beast?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-25-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
Im riding the CDT in August I hope it's nowhere...

Im riding the CDT in August I hope it's nowhere near that. I don't want to catch fire while sleeping lol.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-20-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
Please let me know as well.

Please let me know as well.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-16-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
Anyone riding tomorrow in the dfw area?

Anyone riding tomorrow in the dfw area?
Forum: Americas 06-14-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 801
Posted By tcuguy
Very true ive gone through that before (with 6) I...

Very true ive gone through that before (with 6) I must have exaggerated :D
Forum: Americas 06-14-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 801
Posted By tcuguy
Im 23 and ride a 01 Tiger. I have about 20 days...

Im 23 and ride a 01 Tiger. I have about 20 days to do the whole thing and come back which should be more than enough, and would much rather do camping as its far more exciting AND you dont have to...
Forum: Americas 06-13-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,884
Posted By tcuguy
I can do it this August (at the beginning - mid)....

I can do it this August (at the beginning - mid). I actually just posted another thread asking if others were interested until I saw this post, so I guess others ARE interested.

I would do...
Forum: Americas 06-13-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 801
Posted By tcuguy
Question Anyone doing the CDT this August?! (Continental Divide Ride)

Hey guys,

Ss anyone doing the Great Continental / Great Divide ride in August by any chance? Or if anyone would be interested, let me know and we can get something together!

Im down in Texas...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-10-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
+1 Rahr is a great little place (although they...

+1 Rahr is a great little place (although they did raise their prices grrr). As long as its after 5 I can do anything anywhere.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-10-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
Sounds good! I went up to Muenster through mostly...

Sounds good! I went up to Muenster through mostly unpaved county rds and it was a blast. I'll keep an eye out here :)

Btw do y'all do overnight stuff? I really want to head up to Oklahoma and...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-10-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 19,617
Views: 1,013,118
Posted By tcuguy
Question Hello guys! So I don't know how to go about this,...

Hello guys! So I don't know how to go about this, I'm usually quite shy on first dates....

I am in Fort Worth and looking to ride everywhere, how can I find out about rides or get something...
Showing results 1 to 39 of 39

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 01:15 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014