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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-12-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 1,428
Views: 513,383
Posted By LONG DONGER
Theirs, those look pretty big, bet the ants would...

Theirs, those look pretty big, bet the ants would not be happy if you stirred them up!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-12-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 1,428
Views: 513,383
Posted By LONG DONGER
So....

Do you guys ever kick the ant hills for fun?
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-29-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7,563
Views: 2,600,069
Posted By LONG DONGER
I used a R1200GSA to kill mine. Tore the heck out...

I used a R1200GSA to kill mine. Tore the heck out of the left side case, and goose crap on my leg, seat, side case. The lid came off, sliding down the highway, and I retrieved it before it could get...
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 19,927
Posted By LONG DONGER
Wicked Game, Heck Yes. Only issue I see is that I am...

Game, Heck Yes. Only issue I see is that I am retired and finding trouble getting enough time to do all that I am doing. I have 5 trips planned so far this year, 3 bike, 1 fishing, and 1 with the...
Forum: Ride reports 03-16-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 19,927
Posted By LONG DONGER
Just curious, why will this year be your last?...

Just curious, why will this year be your last? What does that mean????
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-15-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 29,718
Posted By LONG DONGER
The picture of the little town above is for...

The picture of the little town above is for certain Ouray, looking north on US 550. And the other picture is on Trail Ridge Road, about 12 Miles inside the park, just as the road begins to really...
Forum: Ride reports 03-12-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 19,927
Posted By LONG DONGER
Thanks for the info!!! I will dig a little deeper...

Thanks for the info!!! I will dig a little deeper tomorrow. Summer of 2012 I rode across Lolo Pass and down thru Hell's Canyon, saw some of the territory. I have also ridden Dead Indian Pass in...
Forum: Ride reports 03-12-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 19,927
Posted By LONG DONGER
LnC, ever give any thought to researching and...

LnC, ever give any thought to researching and documenting the Nez Perce exodus from eastern Washington to Bear Paw Battlefield? Would think Joseph the Elder might have been around when L&C came thru...
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-09-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 29,718
Posted By LONG DONGER
That canyon above looks like Escalante Canyon,...

That canyon above looks like Escalante Canyon, which UT 12 goes right thru. And the town you spent the night in sounds like Torrey, UT. Utah 12 is one of the best roads in the US!

Love this RR,...
Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 19,927
Posted By LONG DONGER
Love it!!! Thanks!!!! Been to a lot of places...

Love it!!! Thanks!!!! Been to a lot of places along the route, but not enough! This will get me motivated to see more!!!!

:lurk
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-07-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,871
Posted By LONG DONGER
The SS was still there as of June 1 of last year...

The SS was still there as of June 1 of last year (2014). I ate there the night before bugging out....
Forum: Americas 03-06-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 750
Posted By LONG DONGER
Nope, been there twice!!! :deal Might also...

Nope, been there twice!!! :deal

Might also mention The Shed BBQ in Ocean Springs, MS, and the Naval Air Museum in Pensacola, FL, are well worth fitting them in somehow.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-25-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 1,428
Views: 513,383
Posted By LONG DONGER
My uncle's service station back in the 60's and...

My uncle's service station back in the 60's and 70's had a similar device used to punch holes in the old oil can tops. And correct, one was the pour hole, the other a vent. But this doesn't look like...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-25-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7,563
Views: 2,600,069
Posted By LONG DONGER
Which Group?

Which group did the blue alien belong too????
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-24-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,790
Posted By LONG DONGER
Well, that was interesting....as wife pointed...

Well, that was interesting....as wife pointed out, we didn't have the proper attire, ass bling, ink, tassles, pipes, ape hangers, bandanas. I also bought a hi viz vest at the Baum lot, wore it home....
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-24-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,790
Posted By LONG DONGER
Well, the wifey said she was taking off early...

Well, the wifey said she was taking off early today, and wants to ride up to BBBBBBB and Q to see what is going on. This should be a hoot. Maybe take some Valium and Prozac before heading up the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-23-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,790
Posted By LONG DONGER
What day at the Red House, Wednesday? I am...

What day at the Red House, Wednesday? I am itching for a ride in this weather, and may go see the insanity just for shits and grins.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-22-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,790
Posted By LONG DONGER
Anybody see the news tonight about the RV towing...

Anybody see the news tonight about the RV towing two bikes catch on fire on the way to BBBBQ? Reported they were out of Joplin. Anybody know them? That's a tough CBA ride of 90 miles....
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,337
Posted By LONG DONGER
What were the dates of the trip? The colors look...

What were the dates of the trip? The colors look great!
Forum: Americas 09-16-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 949
Posted By LONG DONGER
I'm doing the IBA National Park tour this year. I...

I'm doing the IBA National Park tour this year. I have really enjoyed hitting some of the National Parks. Some are re-peats, but also have picked up some new ones. The tour just gives you a good...
Forum: Americas 09-16-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By LONG DONGER
How long is the vacation? You can spend 4 or 5...

How long is the vacation? You can spend 4 or 5 days crossing the good ole U.S. of A. And the same going back. I avoid interstates unless they work to my direct advantage, but would think on a trip...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-16-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 84,237
Posted By LONG DONGER
Did you go out to the crash site?

Did you go out to the crash site?
Forum: Americas 09-16-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,272
Posted By LONG DONGER
Good Luck, enjoy the ride (and the...

Good Luck, enjoy the ride (and the interstates)!!!

As others have noted, it's going to be a tough ride, but you can do it, if your head is on right. Also remember, you'll be heading into crowded...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-14-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,790
Posted By LONG DONGER
better check the chipmunk, I hit one today riding...

better check the chipmunk, I hit one today riding on 16.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-14-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,029
Posted By LONG DONGER
Simply awesome. I can only imagine the fortitude...

Simply awesome. I can only imagine the fortitude it takes to ride one of those machines across country!!!!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-14-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,790
Posted By LONG DONGER
So what part of Arkysaw do you live in? It gets...

So what part of Arkysaw do you live in? It gets absolute nuts in NWA with the 500,000 bikes. I went the first 10 years or so, doing pretty much what you described, people watching, then decided it...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-13-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,225
Posted By LONG DONGER
Thanks. Looks like Spot is still the cheaper...

Thanks. Looks like Spot is still the cheaper option, and meets the basic needs. Still wondering why my invoice is higher than the web pricing, but have sent an emails asking for clarification.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-12-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,225
Posted By LONG DONGER
The credit card they have on file for my account...

The credit card they have on file for my account is no longer valid. It was an AMEX issued by the company I retired from, so it's not going to work. If I decide to keep the service, I will update to...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-12-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,225
Posted By LONG DONGER
What's the alternatives? I just got my renewal...

What's the alternatives? I just got my renewal notice, seems to be about double what I thought it was.

I agree, I've been with the spot tracker since 2011, and really like being able to send an...
Forum: Ride reports 09-08-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 802
Posted By LONG DONGER
Do this, freaking awesome road and scenery. Last...

Do this, freaking awesome road and scenery. Last time I was thru they had closed the gas station in Gateway, be sure to fuel up in GJ. Be sure to stop at the Flume overlook. And I did find an...
Forum: Equipment 09-08-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,102
Posted By LONG DONGER
No, I can't even then. I do have the front of the...

No, I can't even then. I do have the front of the seat adjusted down, the rear is on the high position. Much like HT, once I get the GSA going, I go far. That's not to say there are not stop lights...
Forum: Equipment 09-08-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,102
Posted By LONG DONGER
Easy, don't stop!!! I have a RDL on my...

Easy, don't stop!!!

I have a RDL on my GSA, and was very concerned about the seat heighth and the reach to the ground. And really, I don't think the seat is that much higher as much as it is the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-04-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,383
Posted By LONG DONGER
Great, an oil thread, who'd a thunk it??? I...

Great, an oil thread, who'd a thunk it???

I made the mistake of not making sure the old gasket came off when changing oil on a 1966 Mustang GT back in the day. I went around the block, came back...
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,144
Posted By LONG DONGER
In!!!

The wife and I watched a CBS news segemnt the other day on Iceland, and both commented it would be a great ride destination.

I am tuned in!!!:lurk
Forum: Americas 08-30-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,826
Posted By LONG DONGER
Progressive RSA

Roadside thru Progressive is a $10 adder on my policy. When I shredded a U-joint outside of South Bend, OR, it was an $800 tow to Portland. Well worth it. Also, since it took the tow truck so long to...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-30-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 7,563
Views: 2,600,069
Posted By LONG DONGER
Love that sign!!!! ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Love that sign!!!! ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
Forum: Americas 08-28-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,498
Posted By LONG DONGER
Totally agree on Branson. Couple of years ago, we...

Totally agree on Branson. Couple of years ago, we rode thru. We sat at a traffic light waiting to make a left for what seemed like 5 minutes. Just as we get a green turn, my buddy dropped his...
Forum: Americas 08-28-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,498
Posted By LONG DONGER
Chillicothe is the home of Sliced Bread, can't...

Chillicothe is the home of Sliced Bread, can't get any better than that.

And I avoid Branson like the ebola....
Forum: Trip Planning 08-28-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,933
Posted By LONG DONGER
Lube is important, and it's not that hard. WD-40,...

Lube is important, and it's not that hard. WD-40, then lube it, not a big big deal. Wouldn't take five minutes, and would not skip it....do both of them while you're at it.
Forum: Americas 08-28-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,498
Posted By LONG DONGER
Better yet, fly Mom to Texas over a weekend. Let...

Better yet, fly Mom to Texas over a weekend. Let her visit for three days, use the other four and ride the Texas Hill Country....
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