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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 06:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 494
Posted By theshnizzle
How old were you when you realized you could no longer ride a.....

Sport bike or and maybe even a sport touring bike. When you found that the forward position was to much for your wrists or back. That the bike was really heavy. It had to much power or more than you...
Forum: Americas Today, 05:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,918
Posted By theshnizzle
I wasn't going to ride it back but I couldn't...

I wasn't going to ride it back but I couldn't help myself, it was to awesome to pass up.
Forum: EMEA Yesterday, 06:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,124
Posted By theshnizzle
Ok, I gotta chime in here. The bf and I struggled...

Ok, I gotta chime in here. The bf and I struggled with this very issue before we did our 1st Europe trip. Sept. 2014. We researched various operators and came this close to going with adriatic moto...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-18-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By theshnizzle
New boston

Pm sent
Forum: Americas 01-17-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,845
Posted By theshnizzle
I see FTC on a regular basis. I wouldn't have the...

I see FTC on a regular basis. I wouldn't have the gumption to drive without insurance et. Heck, I don't even move over parking spots without gearing up.....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By theshnizzle
New Boston. ...looks like it's about 25 mins west...

New Boston. ...looks like it's about 25 mins west of Manchester. ...
Forum: Americas 01-16-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,845
Posted By theshnizzle
I can never figure how people do that? Where is...

I can never figure how people do that? Where is the plate? The sticker? I guess he has never been stopped by the 5-0. Is one just driving around with no plate? An expired plate with a old sticker?
Forum: Americas 01-16-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 970
Posted By theshnizzle
The US/Canada test Is a lot easier, that's why...

The US/Canada test Is a lot easier, that's why European riders come over here and kick our ass. .....
Forum: Americas 01-16-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,918
Posted By theshnizzle
with wildlife....

http://i1008.photobucket.com/albums/af208/hairyeyeball/SAM_0384.jpg (http://s1008.photobucket.com/user/hairyeyeball/media/SAM_0384.jpg.html)



And you meet the greatest people!!!!!!

...
Forum: Americas 01-16-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,918
Posted By theshnizzle
it would look something like this..... ...

it would look something like this.....


http://i1008.photobucket.com/albums/af208/hairyeyeball/SAM_0472.jpg (http://s1008.photobucket.com/user/hairyeyeball/media/SAM_0472.jpg.html)
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-15-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By theshnizzle
Sorry, west of Manchester......

Sorry, west of Manchester......
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-15-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,669
Posted By theshnizzle
I am planning on the entire trip being around 4.5...

I am planning on the entire trip being around 4.5 to 5 weeks. I have a somewhat flexible time frame...sorta....anywhere the day after easter and before the may 24 long weekend.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-14-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By theshnizzle
And to those couple inmates who posted, thanks,...

And to those couple inmates who posted, thanks, one PM sent so far....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-14-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By theshnizzle
need help in the Manchester nh area

Dude is about 25 mins east of Manchester , nh.....If you are in that area at all, please, please, ping me!!!!!
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-14-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By theshnizzle
Been doing a bit of reading on plastidip. Some...

Been doing a bit of reading on plastidip. Some riders have said that it rubs off or wears off where you would rest your legs on the tank.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By theshnizzle
Obv. ...but I am klr rider deep down......want to...

Obv. ...but I am klr rider deep down......want to try and do this with minimal monetary expenditure.
Forum: Equipment 01-13-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,462
Posted By theshnizzle
Rode from 100 k east of Toronto,across southern...

Rode from 100 k east of Toronto,across southern Canada, wandered around the south BC area,rode up the casseir,side trip to Stewart, too, top of the world,Dawson, Whitehorse, ice fields parkway, down...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 01-13-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 57,842
Posted By theshnizzle
There's a bunkhouse?

There's a bunkhouse?
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By theshnizzle
anybody want to swap plastics? i hate red..

Like the title says....I have a 2008 f650gs. I hate red but the deal was to good to pass up. I thought of wrapping but...meh.....I dunno. I would rather swap plastics with someone, I think. I really...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
5to 7 dollars PER FILL UP is a lot of money at...

5to 7 dollars PER FILL UP is a lot of money at the end of a riding season. You must have money just burning a hole in your pocket! :D
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
Doesn't everybody have more than one bike?:clap

Doesn't everybody have more than one bike?:clap
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
OK, look at it this way. My planned trip this...

OK, look at it this way. My planned trip this year will be around 12,000 k . I can do it on a bike that takes premium fuel only and gets around 36 mpg or I can do it on a bike that takes reg fuel and...
Forum: Americas 01-12-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,845
Posted By theshnizzle
You may want to inquire about insurance for each...

You may want to inquire about insurance for each country you will be entering. And be sure to ask a trusted official.
Forum: Equipment 01-12-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,267
Posted By theshnizzle
I have soft bag supports already installed on the...

I have soft bag supports already installed on the bike. I need to pack for a 4\5 week trip. I will look up all the suggestions...thanks!
Forum: Equipment 01-11-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,267
Posted By theshnizzle
what soft bags are adv type but are square and 35 litres?

It seems that a lot of the adv type waterproof bags are quite tapered at the bottom. I am looking for a preferably waterproof bag that has a more square shape. My bike is not an adventure bike, BTW....
Forum: Americas 01-11-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 235
Posted By theshnizzle
send me your SW USA ride reports. ..linkys ect....

So I have been asking for help with planning me out west tour this year and everyone says "read ride reports, read ride reports". Which reading one in particular several years ago inspired my Alaska...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-11-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
Yes, but min octane here is 87, but isn't RON a...

Yes, but min octane here is 87, but isn't RON a European rating?

And, I DONT ride like a girl!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-11-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
Merci. .....lol....

Merci. .....lol....
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-11-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
Hey reaver, link worked great! Ummmm.....do you...

Hey reaver, link worked great! Ummmm.....do you have a link for a service manual?:clap
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-11-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
What do you mean when you say"programmed"?. Cause...

What do you mean when you say"programmed"?. Cause I also read of owners remapping their bikes to take reg fuel. That's not what you did, right? You mean from the factory. And thanks for the link, I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-11-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,411
Posted By theshnizzle
no one seems to know...reg or premium fuel?

Yes, I googled. No, I don't have an owners manual. And, no, the search button doesn't work. And many of the gs sites and forums debate this it seems....

So....2008 f650gs. Some sites say reg is...
Forum: Americas 01-11-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 946
Posted By theshnizzle
Hello sjoerd! !!!:clap..i was intrigued enough to...

Hello sjoerd! !!!:clap..i was intrigued enough to download a book called...road trip usa....14 cnd, that describes roads and routes across the US using 2 lane blacktop. All with catchy names like "...
Forum: Americas 01-10-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,584
Posted By theshnizzle
I don't know if I can wait until September! I...

I don't know if I can wait until September! I like to get my long trips out of the way at the semi start of the season, so in case I run out of money partway through the summer, I got my trip in at...
Forum: Americas 01-10-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,918
Posted By theshnizzle
I think my trip was in the 2000/2500 range. I...

I think my trip was in the 2000/2500 range. I camped. I shared a hotel room twice. I met up with a guy from new Zealand and we split camping along the way. I met another guy at a campsite and split...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-09-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,669
Posted By theshnizzle
Well, I have ridden up to Alaska and down to...

Well, I have ridden up to Alaska and down to southern Mexico, through the rural high mountains of Mexico, been out east , Cabot trail and meat Cove, so it's time to go west. Also did 2 weeks this...
Forum: Americas 01-09-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,584
Posted By theshnizzle
Please keep it all coming. I am saving all this...

Please keep it all coming. I am saving all this info......
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-09-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,669
Posted By theshnizzle
See reply number 5...

See reply number 5...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-09-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,669
Posted By theshnizzle
Well, Google search "best motorcycle roads in...

Well, Google search "best motorcycle roads in usa" and a number of "the greatest rides in the usa" mostly list these...

The Dragon. ....cherohala skyway......blue ridge parkway.....PCH....
Forum: Americas 01-09-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,584
Posted By theshnizzle
Al in utah. ...thanks for the great info...and...

Al in utah. ...thanks for the great info...and the route. I know I won't be able to see "everything" so I am trying to pick and choose. I may "choose poorly" but at least I will have done some adv...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-08-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,669
Posted By theshnizzle
Thank, I have spent time with my large selection...

Thank, I have spent time with my large selection of maps. I like to hear and read from other riders what was great and awesome and what was.."meh"....not worth it. Lol subjective of course.

But...
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