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Forum: Ride reports 02-27-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,337
Posted By wingnut11
That's a front page photo.

That's a front page photo.
Forum: Ride reports 02-19-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,292
Posted By wingnut11
Thanks for the background info. I think the shirt...

Thanks for the background info. I think the shirt is funny. Part of that is my friend and I call our riding gear a cosmonaut suit. The other part is the goofy look the design has as well as a cartoon...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 02-19-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
Yikes! I didn't know you were that desperate to...

Yikes! I didn't know you were that desperate to stay warm.
Forum: Ride reports 02-17-2015, 02:04 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,292
Posted By wingnut11
Great ride report, great new hamster shirt. Do...

Great ride report, great new hamster shirt. Do you have any idea where I can get one of those shirts? I tried to find them, but google let me down.
Forum: Equipment 02-13-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,268
Posted By wingnut11
The mezzo loft hood isn't removeable.

The mezzo loft hood isn't removeable.
Forum: Americas 02-09-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 458
Views: 31,138
Posted By wingnut11
I hope you don't think I was singling you out or...

I hope you don't think I was singling you out or anything like that. I think you're spot on about getting setup quickly, even when it isn't raining. The sooner I'm setup the sooner I'm eating,...
Forum: Americas 02-09-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 458
Views: 31,138
Posted By wingnut11
Find yourself a tent that clips to the poles...

Find yourself a tent that clips to the poles instead of sliding through a sleeve. This makes getting setup a lot quicker. Also you can get some that you can set up the rainfly/footprint before you...
Forum: Americas 02-03-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,538
Posted By wingnut11
Reserve water,you live in Australia so you should...

Reserve water,you live in Australia so you should have at least heard of that concept. It's important in desert areas.

Butler maps are worth the money. They are not mostly dirt roads, there are...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-27-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
I hear that, whatever this costs me comes out of...

I hear that, whatever this costs me comes out of my summer trip budget.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-27-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
Good luck, I'm just about to walk out the door...

Good luck, I'm just about to walk out the door for that same reason. Anyone want to water board me instead? It sounds like a lot more fun.
Forum: Racing 01-04-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 45,701
Posted By wingnut11
Sure looks a bit wibbly to me.

Sure looks a bit wibbly to me.
Forum: Equipment 01-02-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,247
Posted By wingnut11
Why go there? I'll give it shot. What if you want...

Why go there? I'll give it shot. What if you want to go see an old friend? Maybe they don't live in the best part of town. Maybe you rode halfway across the country to see them. Maybe they offered to...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-29-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3,872
Views: 231,076
Posted By wingnut11
I'm not an expert on this stuff but have you...

I'm not an expert on this stuff but have you considered using a smart phone? I've never owned a proper GPS, but I used my phone a bit this summer when I went to AZ. Works pretty well once you find an...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-18-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
See what I mean! It's holding bikes hostage, evil...

See what I mean! It's holding bikes hostage, evil I tell you!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-18-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
It's certainly better to talk about good food...

It's certainly better to talk about good food than mini vans. Them things is the devil I tell you.
Forum: Racing 11-21-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 191,608
Posted By wingnut11
I'm pretty sure all the minis are diesel. I know...

I'm pretty sure all the minis are diesel. I know Nani Roma drove a diesel one last year, and I can't imagine that they'd have more than one kind of engine.
Forum: Road warriors 11-18-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,753
Posted By wingnut11
Very nice.

Good looking bike you've got there.

If you haven't already pop on over here, http://www.tlplanet.com/forums/index.php. Show off the goods and be ready to lighten that wallet a bit.
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,450
Posted By wingnut11
Aerostich Darien. Since I live in MN I went in...

Aerostich Darien. Since I live in MN I went in and had them size me up with it, elbow guards and my cold weather layers on. I'm not using any of the Aerostich padding.
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,450
Posted By wingnut11
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Racing 10-31-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 5,800
Views: 717,534
Posted By wingnut11
http://ktmmotorcicles.wikispaces.com/file/view/dak...

http://ktmmotorcicles.wikispaces.com/file/view/dakar-marc-coma_05.jpg/124504561/dakar-marc-coma_05.jpg

It's clear to me based on this evidence, that he MUST bend the bill if he is to win the...
Forum: Equipment 10-31-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,740
Posted By wingnut11
I'm very happy with mine. Keep in mind I think a...

I'm very happy with mine. Keep in mind I think a good pillow is so important that for years I brought a full size pillow from home.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-25-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4,128
Views: 794,660
Posted By wingnut11
Check the hose clamps, I've had them start to...

Check the hose clamps, I've had them start to come loose a few times. The left radiator hose in particular seems to be the one that needs tightening every now and again on my bike. I've even changed...
Forum: Road warriors 10-05-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,283
Posted By wingnut11
Good for you! It's always nice to get in touch...

Good for you! It's always nice to get in touch with an old friend.
Forum: Equipment 10-01-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,269
Posted By wingnut11
I don't know about the OP but I can explain what...

I don't know about the OP but I can explain what I did. I went with the happy trails rack as I have a set of ammo cans on the bike for commuting. When I get out of town I take those off and put the...
Forum: Trip Planning 09-16-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 21,298
Posted By wingnut11
Okay I'm not going to list five, because a lot of...

Okay I'm not going to list five, because a lot of others have posted most my other five. So I'll leave you with this one thing.

A shovel. Yes you heard me a shovel, a folding pick/shovel I picked...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-15-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
To expand on this a bit, for those that don't...

To expand on this a bit, for those that don't know there are almost endless dispersed camping options up there as well. I've been going up there to go camping for a long time and I've never camped in...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-04-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
A small warning about bad river road. Somewhere...

A small warning about bad river road. Somewhere there is a turn I must have missed but I ended up on copperline rd which was fine until it started raining. At that point it became a clay covered...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-25-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3,872
Views: 231,076
Posted By wingnut11
:dizave At least Lutz had the decency to post...

:dizave At least Lutz had the decency to post pictures. Kidding aside, I still had a good time poking around staring at stuff.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-25-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3,872
Views: 231,076
Posted By wingnut11
Would you like a little more salt to rub in my...

Would you like a little more salt to rub in my wound?
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-25-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3,872
Views: 231,076
Posted By wingnut11
I bet it was. The raptor was the other thing I...

I bet it was. The raptor was the other thing I really wanted to see in the air. Unfortunately this is my friends sons last tour of duty with the blue angels so I won't be getting anymore VIP tickets.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-24-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 3,872
Views: 231,076
Posted By wingnut11
I'm hating you a bit right now. I had tickets for...

I'm hating you a bit right now. I had tickets for Saturday that came from a friend who's son works on their ground crew. The weather was shit so they didn't fly Saturday. I had to be home on Sunday...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-15-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3,872
Views: 231,076
Posted By wingnut11
I like this idea. PM sent. It's too early to know...

I like this idea. PM sent. It's too early to know if I'll be up there that weekend, but I'll try to plan on it.
Forum: Vendors 08-15-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 49,254
Posted By wingnut11
Sanjoh never got that email. So I sent it to the...

Sanjoh never got that email. So I sent it to the PO box address on your website. Sent it Tuesday afternoon and my receipt says expected delivery today. I'd be curious to know what happened to make...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,504
Posted By wingnut11
Say what you guys like I've been using that trick...

Say what you guys like I've been using that trick for years to dry out wet boots and never set any of them on fire. Just don't let them get too hot, and you aren't trying to get them totally dry. You...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-12-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 20,069
Views: 835,696
Posted By wingnut11
Well I went and voted today. I was the ONLY...

Well I went and voted today. I was the ONLY person under 50 in there, sad.
Forum: Vendors 08-11-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 49,254
Posted By wingnut11
Well I got the replacement that was sent out. I...

Well I got the replacement that was sent out. I have installed it and it rained today. As of now it is still working. Props to Sanjoh on the customer service. I originally ordered it back in May (I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-11-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,553
Posted By wingnut11
I just put a Dakar on the back of my Vee over the...

I just put a Dakar on the back of my Vee over the weekend. I guess we will see if that was the right choice for me. I'm running it 38 psi. I've only put about 40 pavement miles on it so far, about...
Forum: Americas 08-11-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By wingnut11
Well I had intended to do them both in their...

Well I had intended to do them both in their entirety this summer with a buddy. I had planned 25 days to get from MN to Utah ride that one then do the northern half of the AZ route, spend a few days...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-10-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4,128
Views: 794,660
Posted By wingnut11
That should be the fuel pump relay.

That should be the fuel pump relay.
Forum: Equipment 08-10-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,504
Posted By wingnut11
Hot rocks

Another method of helping dry out boots. Get a few rocks hot next to the campfire. Then get a stick and get them into your boots. Have a few more rocks by the fire getting ready and swap them out...
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