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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 09:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,178
Posted By therealjared
About 1,500 miles to Oklahoma and back on the...

About 1,500 miles to Oklahoma and back on the Wee.

About 600 miles on mostly dirt with the XR650L.

I need to make some longer trips. :wink:
Forum: Trip Planning Yesterday, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,197
Posted By therealjared
This all depends on where you live, also. In most...

This all depends on where you live, also. In most rural areas, anti-hunters are made fun of and ignored. In Mississippi, we just passed a constitutional amendment protecting hunting rights. It's a...
Forum: Trip Planning 12-22-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 12,952
Posted By therealjared
Aside from the obvious...

Aside from the obvious phone/wallet/keys/knife/standard tool kit.

Whenever I walk out the front door:

1. Rain gear. I hate getting wet.
2. Mini air pump & plugs.
3. Handgun of some flavor. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-06-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 350
Views: 34,400
Posted By therealjared
No kidding! Sometimes I forget which forum I'm...

No kidding! Sometimes I forget which forum I'm on. :huh
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-04-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,444
Posted By therealjared
My Sena works surprisingly well with Siri on the...

My Sena works surprisingly well with Siri on the iPhone. I can call and text with my phone in my pocket and I never take my eyes off the road, and with the same effort used to activate the intercom.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-03-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,444
Posted By therealjared
I'd be interested to see a poll here on how many...

I'd be interested to see a poll here on how many people are opposed to any and all cell phone usage while driving yet use a Sena or similar Bluetooth helmet intercom system.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-30-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 15,703
Views: 847,087
Posted By therealjared
Where exactly is the road that runs off a cliff?...

Where exactly is the road that runs off a cliff? I need to find this place...but definitely stop quickly enough. :deal
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,130
Posted By therealjared
Thanks makes sense, even though I don't notice...

Thanks makes sense, even though I don't notice that much difference in deer movement during dog season as opposed to when it's just cold in my neck of the woods. I took his statement to mean he was...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,130
Posted By therealjared
If you're riding in legal areas, why does it...

If you're riding in legal areas, why does it matter if it's hunting season or not?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-22-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,366
Posted By therealjared
1300cc total. XR650L and a Wee-strom. I'd really...

1300cc total. XR650L and a Wee-strom. I'd really like to bump that up to 1450cc by trading the Wee for a Tiger 800.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-19-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By therealjared
Did he do anything else besides write his name in...

Did he do anything else besides write his name in a hidden place where lots of other people have also written their names? Don't get me wrong, he certainly deserved a fine, should have known better,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-14-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,418
Posted By therealjared
Don't forget the balaclava! That suit does let a...

Don't forget the balaclava! That suit does let a little bit of air in around the front of the collar. It's not a problem in the 40's, but if it's any colder a balaclava or something similar makes a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-13-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 35,688
Views: 9,039,315
Posted By therealjared
Was that you on the KTM? I saw it skimming for my...

Was that you on the KTM? I saw it skimming for my photos in 129photos.com after my dad and I rode it that morning. I was surprised to see no other motorcycle traffic since it was only 38 degrees....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-13-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,418
Posted By therealjared
For cold-weather riding, I wear the First Gear...

For cold-weather riding, I wear the First Gear Thermo 1-Piece insulated rain suit. I can wear jeans and a long sleeve shirt with decent boots and I'm quite cozy for my 30-minute commute down into the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-24-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1,025
Views: 72,036
Posted By therealjared
Saw an orange Tiger 800XC w. black panniers and a...

Saw an orange Tiger 800XC w. black panniers and a grey 1200GS going west on Hwy 82 into Mathiston, MS around 1:15 this afternoon. I played leap frog with them in my Corolla (:cry) until they turned...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,420
Posted By therealjared
I've spent about equal time off road on 4...

I've spent about equal time off road on 4 wheelers and dirt bikes. They each have their advantages. I'll take a 4-wheeler over my XR650L in mud any day, especially the slick and sticky Mississippi...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-12-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 369
Posted By therealjared
Heaven forbid you wash dirt into the ocean! The...

Heaven forbid you wash dirt into the ocean! The horrors!:huh
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-12-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,816
Posted By therealjared
The last deer I hit (in a cage) became supper....

The last deer I hit (in a cage) became supper. Insurance companies don't factor in all the free meat. :clap
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-09-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By therealjared
Riding season is whenever there is no ice. Good...

Riding season is whenever there is no ice. Good riding season is October and April. :clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,338
Posted By therealjared
I always try to run my Hi beams during the day...

I always try to run my Hi beams during the day when running back roads. It seems to take people way too long to figure out they're not the only ones on the road when I'm running low beams. I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-02-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 669
Posted By therealjared
It will happen eventually, even if it's just a...

It will happen eventually, even if it's just a low speed dump like yours. Glad neither of you were hurt. :clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-30-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 23,918
Posted By therealjared
This type of passing is normal on two lane roads...

This type of passing is normal on two lane roads in Texas. The slow driver moves to the shoulder, any on-coming traffic moves over some, and the passing driver goes right up the middle. Of course,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-29-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,705
Posted By therealjared
I had the privilege is test riding a Spyder a few...

I had the privilege is test riding a Spyder a few months ago and I really enjoyed it. The control system was different but not hard to get used to. Not as fast as I expected, but it was the touring...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-27-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9,936
Views: 2,046,242
Posted By therealjared
Sometimes I forget if I'm on a gun forum or...

Sometimes I forget if I'm on a gun forum or motorcycle forum..much less what thread I'm supposed to be reading. :eek1 :lol3
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-18-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 81,468
Posted By therealjared
Choctaw County's roads are incredibly marbly....

Choctaw County's roads are incredibly marbly. Glad you survived :rofl
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-12-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,170
Views: 51,548
Posted By therealjared
No problem! I was a little late noticing the ride...

No problem! I was a little late noticing the ride in this area. I'll catch the next one that's up this way.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-12-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 1,170
Views: 51,548
Posted By therealjared
I might be able to jump on and do part of the...

I might be able to jump on and do part of the ride when y'all come through Mantee. What road will y'all be taking west/north from there?
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-17-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,585
Posted By therealjared
I'd love to spend a few weeks (or months) in your...

I'd love to spend a few weeks (or months) in your neck of the woods sometime. Beautiful country.

Sorry to derail, but what windshield are you using on your V-strom? Its flare out at the bottom...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-15-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 81,468
Posted By therealjared
I have the whole day Saturday free to ride...

I have the whole day Saturday free to ride (:clap) and was considering heading up to Holly Springs NF. Any good roads up that way?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-21-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 1,170
Views: 51,548
Posted By therealjared
Y'all have inspired me. I just ordered the Jumble...

Y'all have inspired me. I just ordered the Jumble BT device and will mount it inside my helmet to make use of the microphone, and I'll use these headphones, since they looked slim and didn't ship...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-04-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,008
Posted By therealjared
It's a great ride. I did the North route last...

It's a great ride. I did the North route last April, and plan to do both this fall sometime. As others have said, it can be rough if it's muddy, but 3 or 4 good sunny days after a rain will dry it up...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-22-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 1,025
Views: 72,036
Posted By therealjared
Saw a blue Super Tenere with silver side bags...

Saw a blue Super Tenere with silver side bags going over the Natchez Trace at Hwy 82 Friday (Thursday?) morning
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-22-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 5,192
Views: 314,287
Posted By therealjared
Nah, just folks on a KLR owner's budget. :deal

Nah, just folks on a KLR owner's budget. :deal
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-21-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5,192
Views: 314,287
Posted By therealjared
I was able to get out for a short ride the other...

I was able to get out for a short ride the other day for the first time since the baby was born. :clap I stuck fairly close to home, and decided to go up to Sand Mountain near Walthall now that deer...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-02-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 394
Posted By therealjared
Dang, I was riding that area in more of a reverse...

Dang, I was riding that area in more of a reverse loop (Eupora>French Camp>Stewart) yesterday afternoon. Wish I had known it sooner. Found some interesting roads and found the highest point in...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-11-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 81,468
Posted By therealjared
In case anyone is interested, I called Meridian,...

In case anyone is interested, I called Meridian, Columbus Power Sports, and a dealership in Hamilton, AL. All three charged $75-80 with the wheel on the bike, and about half with the wheel off.
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-10-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 81,468
Posted By therealjared
Thanks for the advice, guys. :thumb I may give...

Thanks for the advice, guys. :thumb I may give the place in Columbus a call.

It takes a 12mm allen/hex wrench to get my front tire off of the Wee, and I don't have one yet. If I didn't need to go...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-10-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 81,468
Posted By therealjared
Does anyone have a recommendation of the best...

Does anyone have a recommendation of the best place to get a tire changed? I do the XR myself, but don't have the tools to do the Wee. Village Cycle in Starkville is the closest to me, but they...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 79,067
Views: 8,683,754
Posted By therealjared
Quick question about the "vent line" going to the...

Quick question about the "vent line" going to the oil separator. I know the general consensus is that the oil separator should not be removed, and doing so will cause oil to spray into the air box,...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-24-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 5,192
Views: 314,287
Posted By therealjared
How cow what a seat! :eek1

How cow what a seat! :eek1
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