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Forum: Day Trippin' 01-02-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,901
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Wow! ... Looks like you also got yourself a...

Wow! ... Looks like you also got yourself a Brontosaurus (Look just right of center then south)

http://i910.photobucket.com/albums/ac302/drewreid8/IMG_0387_zpsd6e4f92e.jpg




And! .... This...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-20-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 95,056
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Absolutely Beautiful Animal!

Absolutely Beautiful Animal!
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-13-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 356
Views: 95,056
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Thanks for sharing that! ... Best thing I've...

Thanks for sharing that! ... Best thing I've watched in a long while
Forum: Canada 08-14-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3,293
Views: 662,318
Posted By Platypus-3in1
In a perfect world ... YOU

In a perfect world ... YOU
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 356
Views: 95,056
Posted By Platypus-3in1
You made that sound so simple ... Two days...

You made that sound so simple ...

Two days later it finally dawned on me how ...


When you know what you are doing; what you are doing is just another day!


Its taken a while ... It...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-09-2012, 12:43 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 95,056
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Thats one BIG CREEK!

Nice Work! :clap

That is really cool that you lost your glasses at that exact moment ... Not that you lost them but that if you hadnít you would have continued around that bend into a possible...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2012, 06:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,271
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Quick Cool Down

For an emergency cool down ... for example on dirt where exertion has your core temperature close to danger levels keeping a small bottle of Sea Breeze (face/skin cleaner) in your bags can save ya! ...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-15-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 95,056
Posted By Platypus-3in1
:dg That Windwalker was a pretty nice...

:dg

That Windwalker was a pretty nice interlude ... :thumb

Crooked Creek ... Thanks for the journey! ... Your last report took me hours to get through ... It was all the rabbit trails you laid...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-10-2012, 05:50 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 27,736
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Pictures Speak

Thousand Words Spoken ... :thumb
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2012, 07:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,071
Posted By Platypus-3in1
How about brushing on this 3000psi sealer ......

How about brushing on this 3000psi sealer ... While it is still wet (DesertSurferís & Oz Nutterís Suggestion) lay Marine Grade Cotton Vinyl over it ... 3rd ... Brush on one more coat ... 4th ...Spray...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,071
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Right! ... What about that stuff going on the...

Right! ... What about that stuff going on the outside before a vinyl wrap :scratch
Forum: Orange Crush 05-08-2012, 06:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,071
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Expansion

Question: If the tank expands and contracts from direct sun/heat ... Does that stuff expand and contract at the same rate ... Will it start to crack and become particles floating in the gas? ... If...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-04-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,071
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Thats Interesting

Thats Interesting
Forum: Orange Crush 05-03-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,071
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Very nice!

That looks outstanding ... :thumb


Your Words have Sparked An Idea: The chemical reactive gasses released behind paint and stickers separates the adhesive bond (causes bubbles) ... So then what...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-14-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Iím glad I tagged along ... It was a good day!...

Iím glad I tagged along ... It was a good day! ... Good to see familiar faces and meet some new ...

One thing I learned ... When following BajaDoug ... its best to give him a 30 to 50 feet lead...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-08-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,162
Posted By Platypus-3in1
I am in the process of researching and planning...

I am in the process of researching and planning for a future expedition. This is one of the potential problems I've tried to fix in my mind ... I've read a few stories like this with excellent advice...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-05-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,162
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Just Curious ...

:y0! ... Question ... These tanks Expand and you Can-Not paint them .............. Right?

A Thought ... Wrap a tank with large Carbon Fiber sheets ... On the back side only wrap inboard from the...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-11-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,542
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Thanks ... Crashmaster got me to thinking about...

Thanks ... Crashmaster got me to thinking about it stating "FWIW, I would never consider running a tubeless front on the 990 if you go off the pavement"

And yes that was my thought a fail safe to...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-11-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,542
Posted By Platypus-3in1
OK Ignorance is not bliss ... I shudder at the...

OK Ignorance is not bliss ... I shudder at the thought of your answers to this question ..... :hide


Would a air tight rim conversion .... With a bib inserted for back up create a super tough RTW...
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-10-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 21,031
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Hey Big E Sorry to hear about this ... Glad...

Hey Big E

Sorry to hear about this ... Glad to hear youíve got a Good Woman and an Understanding Boss ... Not to mention a group of Good Buds that would go so far as a sponge bath ... You Must be...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-09-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,542
Posted By Platypus-3in1
+1

+1
Forum: Orange Crush 03-09-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,542
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Iíve seen your RRís. That report holds weight! ...

Iíve seen your RRís. That report holds weight!

You shredded a 908 and the tubeless set-up cost you about 200 miles out of a tire.

Iím good with that!
Forum: Orange Crush 03-09-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,542
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Good Question! When i was considering doing...

Good Question!

When i was considering doing a conversion that was something I wanted to know as well.

Isnít the safety bead an added selling point for buying their rim? I think I read once that...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-09-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,542
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Yea ... No Problem! I was searching the answer of...

Yea ... No Problem! I was searching the answer of "whats the advantage of a tubeless tire" ... What, if "any" redeemable qualities could there possibly be to consider going tubeless? And I was...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-09-2012, 06:29 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,542
Posted By Platypus-3in1
The advantages transformed the automotive tire...

The advantages transformed the automotive tire industry on a global scale. (Not to long ago they were all tube)


Cons .... With an inner tube you get all of this:

Extra Weight Causing ......
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-15-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,137
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Wow ...

Wow ...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-14-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
63deg

Nice Day Out There Today ... Once again I am heading down the road and see a bike coming my way ... TanasiRob ... :thumb

Who was that on your 6 ? ... I didn't recognize his bike

<iframe...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-04-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
NICE ... ! ... :thumb

NICE ... ! ... :thumb
Forum: Australia 11-29-2011, 06:03 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 10,188
Posted By Platypus-3in1
OK ... I think I got it! The Top Three Most...

OK ... I think I got it!

The Top Three Most Dangerous Critters in Australia are:

3rd Place ... The Brown Snake
2nd Place ... The Crocodile
1st Place ... The Aussie Story Tellers

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-28-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Glad to hear!

Glad to hear!
Forum: Australia 11-27-2011, 06:14 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 10,188
Posted By Platypus-3in1
You Guys would have fun with me on Adventure ......

You Guys would have fun with me on Adventure ... I looked up this DropBear and Bought-it ... right up till Mr. Wikipedia told me it was fictitious.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-26-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Found a window today for a short ride ... Nice...

Found a window today for a short ride ... Nice out there!

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/V_JzWP3-R_Y" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Australia 11-26-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 10,188
Posted By Platypus-3in1
What is your list of Australian Critters to take...

What is your list of Australian Critters to take precautions for ... sleeping and awake?

Here in Tennessee I think it would be: Brown Recluse and Black Widow spiders ... Black Bear, Pack of Wild...
Forum: Ride reports 11-23-2011, 06:50 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 217,260
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Kainos ... :clap

Kainos ... :clap
Forum: Orange Crush 11-22-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,938
Posted By Platypus-3in1
100LL sounds like your best winter solution ......

100LL sounds like your best winter solution ... Short runs ...

Without a fluid (Ethanol) that pulls moisure out of the air like a sponge ...

I wish our elected officials .... Never Mind
Forum: Orange Crush 11-22-2011, 05:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,938
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Storage Works ... Just a heads up on Aviation...

Storage Works ... Just a heads up on Aviation Fuel "100LL" or otherwise known as "100 Octane Low Lead"

It burns slower than Automotive gas ... It will still be burning as it passes by your...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-16-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Hey Gil ... Could do it one afternoon but you...

Hey Gil ... Could do it one afternoon but you might want to buy the offset 1 1/4 open end wrench ... Cuz I was using the AIR IMPACT TIRE REMOVING GUN on that flywheel nut ... I wouldn't feel comfy...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-14-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Yea ... Ummmmmm ... There is nothing I...

Yea ...

Ummmmmm ...

There is nothing I can say up against that ...

Same feeling as when the computer gets me in check mate early on ...


:thumb
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-14-2011, 05:49 AM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
KLR Approved Tools 101: Don't need no bike...

KLR Approved Tools 101:

Don't need no bike stand with a KLR: Use Approved A-Frame Ladder with Cargo Straps as Hoist



<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/wannawanna/6343407865/" title="KLR...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-14-2011, 04:31 AM
Replies: 13,036
Views: 650,634
Posted By Platypus-3in1
Yea.. The trust factor dropped just a tad because...

Yea.. The trust factor dropped just a tad because I took the engine apart, from every angle I was well able to see all the gears and chains and washers that fell out (Made educated guesses were they...
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