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Forum: Face plant Today, 12:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 107
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Things done right

You did good getting checked out by the Doctor.

Make sure you get a copy of the police report. I had to pay a small fee for mine, but it was great to know what exactly the officer wrote down.
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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 08:48 PM
Replies: 36,140
Views: 9,417,070
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Very cool!

Very cool!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan Yesterday, 02:03 PM
Replies: 6,177
Views: 1,144,160
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
On the plug thing - my buddy on an FJR got a rear...

On the plug thing - my buddy on an FJR got a rear flat. We tried the BMW plug kit he had with some funky mushroom plug and 2 part insert device. Anyhow, something went wrong (probably installation...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-03-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3,538
Views: 513,576
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Yup. I got it, but if that trucker gets so angry...

Yup. I got it, but if that trucker gets so angry over that, he is in the wrong job.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-03-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3,538
Views: 513,576
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
That's a win! Trucker was probably just bored....

That's a win! Trucker was probably just bored. You made his day.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-03-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6,177
Views: 1,144,160
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
I'm thinking the box touched and levered the rear...

I'm thinking the box touched and levered the rear up.

Suspension compression on a loaded down bike on a tight turn will do that.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-03-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6,177
Views: 1,144,160
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Was it the knobs or the huge ass side box that...

Was it the knobs or the huge ass side box that did him in?
Forum: Hacks 03-03-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7,083
Views: 2,645,318
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
New French Doors = Problem Solved :-)

New French Doors = Problem Solved :-)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-02-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7,528
Views: 422,695
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Yes, but for $150 you can put a trailer hitch on...

Yes, but for $150 you can put a trailer hitch on it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-02-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7,528
Views: 422,695
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
I'm the current owner of a Fiat 500. As such, all...

I'm the current owner of a Fiat 500. As such, all cyclists I encounter are perfectly safe. The car is only 6 feet wide mirror tip to mirror tip. I can probably pass cyclists that are side by side and...
Forum: Hacks 03-02-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7,083
Views: 2,645,318
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
In the last pic, that nut and bolt end appear...

In the last pic, that nut and bolt end appear really close to that tank. I would have run the bolt the other way, just to make a little more room and me less nervous.

Could just be the pic angle...
Forum: Road warriors 02-28-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 42,617
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
It's hella hard to kick those bad habits :-)

It's hella hard to kick those bad habits :-)
Forum: Road warriors 02-28-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 42,617
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
^ I see you are in Florida, but you used the word...

^ I see you are in Florida, but you used the word Hella. Are you originally from the west coast?

All my west coast peeps say hella. I picked it up from living in Seattle. Now I never hear it out...
Forum: Road warriors 02-26-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 9,400
Views: 1,563,923
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
+1000000 That's how we roll.

+1000000

That's how we roll.
Forum: Hacks 02-24-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4,679
Views: 754,108
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Shameless plug for my rig on CL. ...

Shameless plug for my rig on CL.

http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/wsh/mcy/4893323702.html

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/24/e1bf82b9ec5b40b4dc0dfce9148ca288.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-24-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7,528
Views: 422,695
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Thread is getting lame. Time to jazz it up some. ...

Thread is getting lame. Time to jazz it up some.

http://youtu.be/hgCqz3l33kU
Forum: Hacks 02-22-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7,083
Views: 2,645,318
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
For guys you need some good beef jerky, but the...

For guys you need some good beef jerky, but the concept is the same.

The ladies seem to have strong influence anyway, so the beef jerky tip is almost like cheating :-)

Good luck and life is too...
Forum: Hacks 02-21-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 7,083
Views: 2,645,318
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/21/26dca2b...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/21/26dca2be87efba3a8f35d42db25d9607.jpg

Look! A picture :-)
Forum: Hacks 02-21-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7,083
Views: 2,645,318
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Good work man! Maybe pick up some chocolates and...

Good work man! Maybe pick up some chocolates and when she starts bitchin about the bike cost, just pop one in her mouth.

Keep tossing Bon-Bons in her gob until the deal is done :-)
Forum: Hacks 02-20-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 7,083
Views: 2,645,318
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Separate finances. What I buy, I buy. But,...

Separate finances. What I buy, I buy.

But, she has the parking spot closest to the door. (Less chance of her scratching a bike)
...
Forum: Hacks 02-20-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4,679
Views: 754,108
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
^ drugs maybe? Inhaling too much carb cleaner?

^ drugs maybe? Inhaling too much carb cleaner?
Forum: Hacks 02-19-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4,679
Views: 754,108
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
I have a few different bikes and do different...

I have a few different bikes and do different rides. I also wasn't a good student in school so I give myself creative writing assignments sometimes.

Here is the product of the creative writing...
Forum: Hacks 02-19-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7,083
Views: 2,645,318
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
^ Great picture. Smiles all around.

^ Great picture. Smiles all around.
Forum: Hacks 02-19-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4,679
Views: 754,108
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
This is solid logic. What I have done, when I...

This is solid logic. What I have done, when I want Buy In from SWMBO is to check the bike/item out, take some pics of her in/on it and then go somewhere she likes for a treat (mine likes a chocolate...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 112,028
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
I picked the one I linked up on sale for $30. I...

I picked the one I linked up on sale for $30. I fit in it just fine and it packs down to just under a 2 liter size.
It is quite thin and my tag says 100%poly, so no nylon blend like the website...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 112,028
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Yup. I get nervous when the review says "great...

Yup. I get nervous when the review says "great for the kids."

I don't want to fart and blow the zipper open. Looks like I'll have to do a recon mission to the WallyMarts and check things out with...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 112,028
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Was looking at this: ...

Was looking at this:
http://mobile.walmart.com/ip/34109018
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 112,028
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
I'll take "Less Bulk and Cheap" for $1000 Alex. ...

I'll take "Less Bulk and Cheap" for $1000 Alex.

BTW - this is the Walmart Adventure Gear thread. Nothing in it should be expensive.

And no, I don't own a KLR :-)
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 112,028
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Most of the camping will be in Cali, so I don't...

Most of the camping will be in Cali, so I don't need an REI -30f rated bag.

I know "good" bags cost, but I asked about experience with Walmart bags.

I guess I'll just have to roll the dice on...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 112,028
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Any experience with their mummy sleeping bags?...

Any experience with their mummy sleeping bags? Looking for a space saving sleeping bag for an upcoming trip.
My current sleeping bag is great to sleep in but takes up a ton of space in my bag.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-16-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7,528
Views: 422,695
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
I don't think so, but how are they supposed to...

I don't think so, but how are they supposed to cross the bridges and overpasses otherwise? It is probably like snowmobiles where you aren't allowed to ride somewhere except for when you are :-)

In...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-16-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7,528
Views: 422,695
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
That was my thinking too, but the...

That was my thinking too, but the Pedestrian/Vehicle rules can get complicated.

Thinking more about what could have been done differently. I could have driven more slowly on the ice. I had earlier...
Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 42,617
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
That's funny right there! Good luck with that DT....

That's funny right there! Good luck with that DT. Post pics when it's done.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-16-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 7,528
Views: 422,695
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
It happens all the time. Plenty of lane to share...

It happens all the time. Plenty of lane to share on 5th Street. 99.95% of the time it is drama free.

But thanks for reading all the way and answering my question.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-16-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 7,528
Views: 422,695
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
If I may interject: I had an interesting one...

If I may interject:
I had an interesting one last week in Minneapolis on 5th Street. Cyclist was using the sidewalk heading the same direction as me. I was in my car as it was 10 degrees F out.
I...
Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 42,617
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Carbed Bonnie's are fine machines, but it sounds...

Carbed Bonnie's are fine machines, but it sounds like you don't want carbs, so do yourself a favor and get the FI Bonnie. I have seen some go as low as $5000, but really, they seem hold at $5500 to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-15-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 36,140
Views: 9,417,070
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
I'm just wondering how he got that pic of my...

I'm just wondering how he got that pic of my girlfriend? I bribed her with 4 Big Macs to pose like that for me.
Forum: Hacks 02-15-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4,679
Views: 754,108
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Posting here on ADVRIDER first before it goes on...

Posting here on ADVRIDER first before it goes on the list of Craig's unwashed masses.

1980 Suzuki GS850 with Hitchhiker sidecar and clear title.
Stage 3 jet kit because it came with Pod filters....
Forum: The Garage 02-14-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2,884
Views: 400,812
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
^ awesome stuff working on race cars. While...

^ awesome stuff working on race cars.

While I lack any real skills in fabrication, I am kind of handy at figuring out what is not working and replacing it.

Today, the new voltage regulator in...
Forum: Ride reports 02-13-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 27,368
Posted By SilkMoneyLove
Thanks again for this thread! I'm going up...

Thanks again for this thread! I'm going up Cassiar on my way to AK this May. Just doing a little research and I came across this thread again. Always makes me happy to see.
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