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Forum: Equipment 05-28-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,682
Posted By 6gun
My .02cents

Father's day 2014 I was forcibly removed from my KLR650 by a Ford Fusion. Here is a brief description of accident and evaluation of gear worn(boots included). I was wearing FX-39 helmet, ...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5,202
Views: 954,945
Posted By 6gun
Thanks for the help guys! Guess I'm off to the...

Thanks for the help guys! Guess I'm off to the shop to get to cutting. Luckily I found my piece of steel that I had made the lowering links out of so at least I don't have to buy more of that:clap
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5,202
Views: 954,945
Posted By 6gun
Would greatly appreciate it! A divorce, getting...

Would greatly appreciate it! A divorce, getting ran over by a car, and three moves over the last year have left me somewhat less than organized!
Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5,202
Views: 954,945
Posted By 6gun
Help please!

Seems I have lost my factory suspension links :cry I had my Sherpa set up with home made lowering links to teach X-mrs6gun to ride. Does anyone have a set of Factory links they can measure so I can...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 28,420
Views: 5,786,189
Posted By 6gun
Thanks! I guess it's time to kiss up to the bank...

Thanks! I guess it's time to kiss up to the bank lady tomorrow.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 28,420
Views: 5,786,189
Posted By 6gun
Help Choosing

I've pretty much narrowed my choices down and the Tenere is in the lead. I found a 2013 NEW on the showroom floor. Dealer says "If you want it I'll do stupid things to sell it" Initial offer was...
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5,202
Views: 954,945
Posted By 6gun
Resurrection!

Finally getting to bringing the '03 back to life. It has been sitting for the better part of 4yrs. Surveying damage leads me to find, bent fork tube, carb needs cleaned good, turn signal stalks...
Forum: Face Plant 05-17-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,234
Posted By 6gun
I wholeheartedly support you finding a good pair...

I wholeheartedly support you finding a good pair of boots! I was hit by a Ford Fusion almost a year ago and due to having on work boots and a good armored jacket I suffered a very minor broken ankle...
Forum: The Garage 07-25-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,273
Posted By 6gun
No Personal Experience

I haven't had to use them yet but on the advise of my cousin the pro plumber, I bought a good variety of them. He swears by them for emergency repair. :freaky
Forum: Equipment 06-22-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By 6gun
Bike

Not sure about bike, awaiting buddy to help get it to Lost On Row 1's shop for inspection. If frame is not bent it will be repaired bigger, faster and stronger. Like the 6million dollar man but on...
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By 6gun
I guess I could be a little more specific. I...

I guess I could be a little more specific. I know that there are probably no boots that would have completely prevented any damage in my situation but good stiff boots with protection would have...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-20-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 748
Posted By 6gun
I'm about 30 miles south of Ellijay. Since I'm...

I'm about 30 miles south of Ellijay. Since I'm laid up and out of work I got nothing better to do than watch a ride so hit me up if nothing else works.
Forum: Equipment 06-20-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By 6gun
Boots

Alright here's the short story. I was T-boned Father's day by a Ford Fusion limped away with a broken ankle. I was wearing my typical work boots so feel free to lecture all you wish.

Now I am...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-18-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 31,146
Views: 2,522,745
Posted By 6gun
Awesome! I was wanting to upgrade to hardbags...

Awesome! I was wanting to upgrade to hardbags anyway. Never dreamed of finding them NOS! :rofl
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-17-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 31,146
Views: 2,522,745
Posted By 6gun
Thanks!

Your post made me realize that I never changed my profile after moving and put NE GA out of habit. I'm actually in NW GA. But I may have some work for you yet. Not opposed to bringing it to ya...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-17-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 31,146
Views: 2,522,745
Posted By 6gun
May need some help

I participated in the KLR toss Sunday morning propelled by a Ford Fusion and won a free broken ankle:clap. Waiting now to hear from State Farm what they are gonna do about bike. If they decide to...
Forum: Battle Scooters 09-07-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 299,857
Posted By 6gun
Test rode one today!

I will be in possession of one as soon as I can get a few bills sorted out:evil.
It was a short ride but made the point. It will not be a replacement for anything, but it will be a very fun...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-21-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,143
Posted By 6gun
I'm in!

I'm not familiar enough with trails in that area but I'd clear some time to come ride along!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-14-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 31,146
Views: 2,522,745
Posted By 6gun
Good ride!

Had a good solo ride this morning thru Gainesville, Dawsonville, Dahlonega and places thereabouts. Saw several BMW's with ADV stickers I was the Green 08 KLR with yellow ADV on front and back. Need...
Forum: Thumpers 10-06-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 769
Posted By 6gun
Go for it!

Bought my '03 Sherpa new in 03 for the same reason. 15k miles later it has served as my main steed for 4yrs, a starter bike for My son and is currently training my wife. It's been beaten like a...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 09-22-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 43,068
Posted By 6gun
If it had been directed at me you wouldn't say...

If it had been directed at me you wouldn't say that, then again I don't think they can put language like that on the interweb!
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 09-22-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 43,068
Posted By 6gun
And another another note

I want her wiggly butt off the back of my bike and on her own before I kll us both:rofl.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 09-22-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 43,068
Posted By 6gun
And another note

They are granting her a refund which is great. It is very difficult for her to schedule due to her work so hopefully she can find another class before end of season. She wants to ride some during...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 09-22-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 43,068
Posted By 6gun
My .00002 cents

I'll chime in a bit because no one knows how difficult she can be to get along with better than me(Luv ya Hun)! This case was not her fault. She has been excited beyond belief to get her chance to...
Forum: Vendors 12-10-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
Thanks

Received my 3X on the 5th finally picked it up from the PO today. It fits great! Thank you for the above and beyond customer service, and as soon as I figure out gloves the order is coming! I am...
Forum: Vendors 12-10-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,643
Posted By 6gun
Give them the chance to make it right.

I was very dissapointed for a while with the lack of service but JF has stepped up and really made it right. He went FAR beyond expectations in handling MY screwup! Growing pains suck, no one wants a...
Forum: Vendors 11-18-2011, 06:08 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
You Have PM!

Kinda need to swap to a larger size, after wearing it around the house I decided it is a little too tight. Let me know what I need to do to correct MY mistake. Thanks again.
Forum: Vendors 11-16-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
It's Here!!!

Picke mine up this morning from the PO. Little bit tight but it will be okay, just more incentive to lose some more:D. Thanks for getting this to me I'll get some riding reviews up soon. :freaky
Forum: Vendors 11-12-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
Still Waiting on a Response.

I feel that I have been more than a fair amount of patience but it seems an explanation is too much to ask for. You have had payment for more than a few months and still no product. I have ask...
Forum: Vendors 10-22-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
Need to know something, Please!

I'm not offended by auto-response. I'm offended by no response!
Forum: Vendors 10-21-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
PM Sent

Sent you a PM concerning ship dates, would appreciate a response PM or E-mail if possible.
Forum: Vendors 08-16-2011, 04:44 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,804
Posted By 6gun
Mine have arrived at the house and wife is VERY...

Mine have arrived at the house and wife is VERY impressed! As soon as I get home I'll get them installed and pictures posted. Thanks again I really appreciate them!:clap:freaky
Forum: Vendors 08-12-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,918
Posted By 6gun
Money Sent

Money sent for two pink pins! You have PM!
Forum: Vendors 08-06-2011, 02:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,029
Posted By 6gun
"The Diamond Plate Mod" as I call it is cutting...

"The Diamond Plate Mod" as I call it is cutting the lid and sides out and replacing with thin diamondplate AL Helped a friend do this to a couple that he keeps in his Jeep and it saved him probably...
Forum: Vendors 08-06-2011, 12:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,029
Posted By 6gun
Yeah I've got the 20MM cans at home, gonna do the...

Yeah I've got the 20MM cans at home, gonna do the diamond plate mod to lighten them up some. I just don't have the skill/patience/talent to fabricate the rack so it will get bought probably. Order...
Forum: Vendors 08-05-2011, 11:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,029
Posted By 6gun
Thanks

I've been teetering, trying to decide who's products (Skid Plate, Crash Bars, Hwy Pegs, and maybe Pannier Racks) to buy but news like this helps my decision greatly. Of course if I win the new bike...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-05-2011, 12:46 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 42,485
Posted By 6gun
Thank you sir!

I'm sitting in my room 7,000 miles from home in Iraq. This story sums up so much of why I am here. I only wish to honor the sacrifice others have made by offering myself for the same. It is an honor...
Forum: Vendors 08-05-2011, 06:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 824
Posted By 6gun
Interested

Will keep check to see pricing but I'm defintitely interested.
Forum: Vendors 08-04-2011, 04:39 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
X's Eleventy Brazillians!

X's Eleventy Brazillians!
Forum: Vendors 08-03-2011, 08:55 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 53,297
Posted By 6gun
I'm in!

Finally did the PayPal thingy so I'm paid up and waiting!:clap
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