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Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 06:15 PM
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Posted By Freerydejunky
Yea, I picked up that SV1K and rode it cross...

Yea, I picked up that SV1K and rode it cross country - left Mid December from DC -> California. Made it about 3/4 the way. :wink:

Check out the old ride-report :D...
Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 429,699
Posted By Freerydejunky
I did it again...

So I am about 3 months post accident. Picked up my old 06 SV-rat bike from my friend (who has been using it as a track bike)

It feels so good to be back on the little beast. ...
Forum: Ride reports 01-13-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
I don't remember seeing the chain at all! I'm a...

I don't remember seeing the chain at all! I'm a very safe rider at all times. Believe it or not...:D

It was a great trip, I am pretty bummed that I could not complete it. Already making plans to...
Forum: Ride reports 01-10-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
My wrist is broke. :D a buddy of mine wrote...

My wrist is broke. :D a buddy of mine wrote "karma gave you a slap on the wrist, literally" truth...

Got surgery this past Thursday. Busted wrist, 6 broken fingers! I had no idea they were...
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Wow! half an inch!! I thought something felt...

Wow! half an inch!! I thought something felt off...:eek1

This past year I've hit the pavement a bit too much...


The zumo did work! But I left it, the moto gods needed payment!
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
I typed a whole write up yesterday with one...

I typed a whole write up yesterday with one hand... then my laptop died!
Turns out the only thing I lost in the crash was said laptop charger. :rofl

Ordered a new one, bear with me folks. Soon...
Forum: Ride reports 01-05-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Hahaha, it was a fun bike. Great for sport...

Hahaha, it was a fun bike. Great for sport touring! But not something I want as a daily driver.

I hope to pick up my old sv650 or a wr250x once all healed up.

I'll get the crash pictures up...
Forum: Ride reports 01-03-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Update, A good friend flew in yesterday,...

Update,

A good friend flew in yesterday, picked me up at the ER. We then drove back to Marfa Texas to get my gear.

No hotels anywhere cause of the "storm" so he drove is all the way back to...
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Wrecked hard yesterday. Tank slapped at...

Wrecked hard yesterday.

Tank slapped at 70mph for no reason while going straight down the road. Tried to throttle out, got it to 100mph or so and got bucked.

Bike is totaled. It flipped and...
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Should have stayed in the hotel... ...

Should have stayed in the hotel...

http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y158/132132/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_20150101_142914_zpsb76f8913.jpg

Made it into Alpine, roads are almost froze. I'm frozen....
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Helped out as much as I could today. Long story...

Helped out as much as I could today. Long story short, the manager and his family decided not to risk the drive in the 'bad weather' so I am getting on the road to El Paso here in a few mins to...
Forum: Ride reports 12-31-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Tentatively. There have to be a few phone calls...

Tentatively. There have to be a few phone calls made to the interested parties. But probably!

Looks like all that old Chair Force training may have been good for something. (I booked a lot of...
Forum: Ride reports 12-31-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Sanderson Tx - Update

To make a very long story short, the Budget Inn that I have been staying at has been fantastic. The owner has taken such good care of me! Indian tea, traditional Indian breakfasts and dinners. He has...
Forum: Ride reports 12-31-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Well thank you! :D Even the worst day on a...

Well thank you! :D

Even the worst day on a motorcycle is better than... well just about anything else. :clap
Forum: Ride reports 12-31-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Woke up this morning to temps in the mid 20's. ...

Woke up this morning to temps in the mid 20's.

I'll be staying put in Sanderson today. Tomorrow should be warmer in the high 40's to mid 50's!
Not exactly how I expected to spend new years... But...
Forum: Ride reports 12-30-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Austin and beyond

After being graciously put up, fed, showered etc at my new friends place (just outside of Austin) We planned a great little route that I hammered out yesterday. It was glorious. 65 degrees, the sun...
Forum: Ride reports 12-29-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
I had an offer to stay hold up outside of Austin....

I had an offer to stay hold up outside of Austin. But I'm sick and deranged. :D

So I left this afternoon and scooted around in Hill country. The best riding of the trip so far!!! Sunny, 65...
Forum: Ride reports 12-29-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
I'm far too "stoopid" to do that. :D Headed...

I'm far too "stoopid" to do that. :D

Headed out today to pick up a sleeping bag liner, get some good bbq, and head out into hill country. It is either do it today, or stay put until Friday...
...
Forum: Ride reports 12-29-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
The weather is looking worse and worse.... ...

The weather is looking worse and worse....

Low 30s, freezing rain, every day until new years. Yikes. Sort of stumped on what to do. It's go no be chilly and frozen no matter where I head!
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Welcome to the last 7 days of my trip. :evil ...

Welcome to the last 7 days of my trip. :evil

It hasn't been the happiest of times... Haha
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
In other news, After the brutal night...

In other news,


After the brutal night of rain last night, and my pure stupidity of leaving my gloves outside... I gave up on riding today around noon. The temperature dipped quickly out here...
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Pick any one of these: Missing screws Special...

Pick any one of these:
Missing screws
Special
Dumber than a box of rocks
Just plain stoopid

Those are just a few of the things I've been called by random people on this trip so far. :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 12-28-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 48,857
Posted By Freerydejunky
Bunch'o'Updates :evil ^

Bunch'o'Updates :evil ^
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Since New Orleans...

After leaving NO I took almost all back roads to kisatchie national forest. Was quite the adventure trying to find a camp site there... Miles and miles of forest roads with little to no signage. To...
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
I must have done something wrong and pissed off...

I must have done something wrong and pissed off the rain God's.

It's been raining non stop for 8+ hours with no signs of letting up any time soon. Thankfully my bednet tent system is about as...
Forum: Ride reports 12-27-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
DestinationUnknown is back off the trip. Bike had...

DestinationUnknown is back off the trip. Bike had mechanical issues this morning (fuel injection was acting wonky)

I rode from the National forest up to my friends house in Shreveport Louisiana,...
Forum: Ride reports 12-26-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Living that High Life. :D ...

Living that High Life. :D
http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y158/132132/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_20141226_182713_zpsc091ed0f.jpg

DestinationUnknown is back on the trip! Wooo! We're meeting up tomorrow.
Forum: Ride reports 12-26-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Thankfully it wasn't that kind of club :huh ...

Thankfully it wasn't that kind of club :huh
Oddly half the women there were diesel or heavy equipment mechanics in the army. Haha
Forum: Ride reports 12-26-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
New Orleans

Folks, put New Orleans on your list. This city is the sh!t

What day am I on? :rofl


Well lets see if I can remember correctly!...

Left Birmingham 2 days ago(?) and super slabbed it to New...
Forum: Ride reports 12-24-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Tires

PR4's have been absolutely amazing! I was able to keep up the pace even in the wettest of days. :evil Never a squirm or shake mid corner, nor a hydroplane on the freeway at 70+ mph in horrid down...
Forum: Ride reports 12-24-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
I am a wet dog... :rofl Thanks again for the...

I am a wet dog... :rofl

Thanks again for the bourbon, beers, floor space and breakfast! And extend that thank you to your daughter, I know the last thing she wanted was an inmate sleeping down the...
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Ended up staying out last night until almost 4am....

Ended up staying out last night until almost 4am.
Mezcal is one hell of a mistress.

Luckily today's ride is a short one to Birmingham, but the rain is apparently dumping there. :cry


The...
Forum: Ride reports 12-22-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Just stopped in Atlanta for the night, remembered...

Just stopped in Atlanta for the night, remembered one of my good friends just moved out here. Another couch night!

Total hours ridden today, 7. Rained the entire time. :eek1 no pictures, cause...
Forum: Ride reports 12-22-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
I'm riding with the front of the storm... So far...

I'm riding with the front of the storm... So far about 3 hours straight today of that pesky wet stuff. Blasting West on 78 instead of taking the slab to Birmingham.

It's another cold and wet one.
Forum: Ride reports 12-21-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Even after I passed out yesterday morning there...

Even after I passed out yesterday morning there were shots ringing out and dogs barking constantly. Someone was still having a good time :evil

I wouldn't ride anywhere without my sheepskin pad....
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 48,857
Posted By Freerydejunky
Follow along...

Here we go boys and girls! SV1K adventure trip :D

:huh

:clap

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1031571
Forum: Ride reports 12-20-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Day 1 & 2 update

Day 1 & 2 update
Forum: Ride reports 12-20-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Rain rain rain

Day 1 and Two

How the fugly beast looked before we departed

http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y158/132132/preridegear_zpsfa3ceb3b.jpg

It was freaking fracking cold. I had my heated vest and...
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
It's mid 30's right now. Tomorrow the heated gear...

It's mid 30's right now. Tomorrow the heated gear will be on for sure.

The further south I head the warmer it'll get :clap
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,501
Posted By Freerydejunky
Wicked Coast2Coast - The Sportbike Roadtrip

Well here it goes folks.

After a bit of planning, Destinationunknown will be joining me on part of my journey across the country. We're two of the same type of loons. He is riding a 06 CBR and I...
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