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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-29-2007, 11:57 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 10,621
Posted By highsidervt
Myself and my friend jaret (whom some of you have...

Myself and my friend jaret (whom some of you have met) will likely want to participate. :freaky
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-26-2007, 05:19 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,915
Posted By highsidervt
Damn it, I have to be nice to my wife for most of...

Damn it, I have to be nice to my wife for most of that weekend (its our ....sigh...anniversary). I'll be doing some dirt riding closer to Burlington on Monday, if anyone is still hanging around then.
Forum: Thumpers 07-26-2007, 05:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 806
Posted By highsidervt
You can upgrade the suspension for your weight...

You can upgrade the suspension for your weight very easily and cheaply; I have a DRZ400SM, and I am about your size. I bought a Hypercoil rear spring with a heavier rate, and simply put that on the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-20-2007, 06:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,071
Posted By highsidervt
I live in that area. :D Whenever you folks...

I live in that area. :D

Whenever you folks are headed back this way, shoot me a PM and I will give you some good ideas for routes. Also, at most gas stations in the area, you can purchase a...
Forum: Ride reports 06-18-2007, 05:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,451
Posted By highsidervt
So....is Mike ever going to ride that bike, or is...

So....is Mike ever going to ride that bike, or is it Nan's new SuperDuke? :rofl
Forum: Ride reports 06-18-2007, 05:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,648
Posted By highsidervt
It was nice meeting fellow inmates, and a great...

It was nice meeting fellow inmates, and a great ride! I hope I didn't pass anyone too closely in the dirtier sections, it was the only place I could use the DRZ to its potential. :D

It was an...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-16-2007, 06:45 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Thanks for an awesome ride! I dont know most...

Thanks for an awesome ride!

I dont know most folks' names, so I'll just post these pics up and let them claim themselves.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v382/highsider/100_0541.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 06-15-2007, 07:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,884
Posted By highsidervt
Awesome ride report! :freaky

Awesome ride report! :freaky
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-14-2007, 08:39 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
I'm like a kid waiting for Christmas...this is...

I'm like a kid waiting for Christmas...this is going to be cool.

I do have to get my ass in gear and put the dirt wheels on the DRZ, though. I'm thinking the 17' sportbike rubber might make...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-13-2007, 12:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 756
Posted By highsidervt
In Middlebury, VT, there is an A&W that is a...

In Middlebury, VT, there is an A&W that is a great destination to ride to. Lots of good twisty roads, dirt roads, etc. in the area, plus great food, rootbeer floats, etc. Plus, on a good day, there...
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2007, 06:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,173
Posted By highsidervt
Ah yes, Chrissy from Cruzan. She once got drunk...

Ah yes, Chrissy from Cruzan. She once got drunk and posted her boobies on nestreetriders.com. They were not spectacular.

Sorry to hear of your troubles. I'll cross post over there to see if it...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-12-2007, 10:02 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Perfect! See you there! :freaky

Perfect! See you there! :freaky
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-12-2007, 05:24 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Sounds perfect. I'd definitely be interested in...

Sounds perfect. I'd definitely be interested in meeting up in Waterbury or Montpelier, and caravaning down. Also, thanks for not starting off at the ass-crack of dawn, I hate getting up early on...
Forum: Ride reports 06-11-2007, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 789
Posted By highsidervt
Hey, you're right in my neck o' the woods! ...

Hey, you're right in my neck o' the woods!

I was out dual sport riding myself this weekend. I forgot my camera, so no ride report from me.

Nice pics, shoot me a PM sometime and I'll show you...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-11-2007, 08:19 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Hey, are you riding down? I'll be coming over...

Hey, are you riding down? I'll be coming over from Hinesburg, might you want to caravan down?
Forum: Thumpers 06-01-2007, 06:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 23,637
Posted By highsidervt
Talking Mine goes 97.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v382/highsider/_JON4572.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-31-2007, 09:39 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
I was just saying yesterday how jealous I am of...

I was just saying yesterday how jealous I am of teachers getting the summer off......

I work for Court Diversion, so I deal with the kids when they are bad. Which, unfortunately, they continue...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-31-2007, 09:28 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Awesome. Although watching me ride a bike with...

Awesome. Although watching me ride a bike with sportbike tires through the mud is *very* entertaining, I'm told. Oddly, I've never found it that entertaining.....

I'll have to see what my...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-31-2007, 09:20 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Is it cool if I bring a friend on a KTM 450? ...

Is it cool if I bring a friend on a KTM 450?

Also, what sort of road/trails/hero sections are we looking at? I just need to know how to set up the DRZ, I have about 4 different setups for...
Forum: Road warriors 05-30-2007, 12:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,503
Posted By highsidervt
I'm a big Concours fan, I had one for a couple of...

I'm a big Concours fan, I had one for a couple of years, and it was a super bike. Lots of fun on the twisties (especially given its size), good grunt for the highway, and very comfy and reliable.
...
Forum: Racing 05-30-2007, 11:44 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,530
Posted By highsidervt
I am being consistent; I think bike manufacturers...

I am being consistent; I think bike manufacturers who whine about the rules, instead of working to build a better bike, are annoying. In my humble, and likely somewhat uneducated opinion, anyway. :D...
Forum: Racing 05-30-2007, 11:01 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,530
Posted By highsidervt
Who is "forcing" them to do anything? WSBK...

Who is "forcing" them to do anything?

WSBK rules are ________________. Conform, or dont race. Dont like it? Go race MotoGP.
Forum: Racing 05-30-2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,530
Posted By highsidervt
I'm not sure what the rules regarding triples...

I'm not sure what the rules regarding triples are, but you make an interesting point.

Has anyone heard Triumph whining that they need to change the rules so they can win with a triple? :amazon
Forum: Racing 05-30-2007, 10:53 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,530
Posted By highsidervt
My apologies. Its *never* safe to assume,...

My apologies.

Its *never* safe to assume, you know better. :D

I think it was silly to have changed the rules in the first place. Am I "upset" about it? No. Frankly, I could care less. I...
Forum: Racing 05-30-2007, 10:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,530
Posted By highsidervt
LOL....what a response! :rofl Its like...

LOL....what a response! :rofl

Its like this; other manufacturers make their bikes conform to the sanctioning bodies' rules, and they figure out a way to win. Why cant Ducati do the same?

As...
Forum: Racing 05-30-2007, 08:53 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,530
Posted By highsidervt
I think this whole decision is disgusting. ...

I think this whole decision is disgusting. Ducati should quit whining and build a bike that can win without changing the rules, plain and simple.

Anybody want to take a bet with me that they...
Forum: Canada 05-25-2007, 06:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,359
Posted By highsidervt
When the van carrying my entire bachelor party...

When the van carrying my entire bachelor party tried to enter Canada 5 years ago, they stopped us at the border and ran everyone's criminal record. The only person who caused any issue was my father...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-24-2007, 01:34 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
No, a DRZ400. :ksteve

No, a DRZ400. :ksteve
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-24-2007, 08:58 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Hey, I just thought of something - my bike has a...

Hey, I just thought of something - my bike has a Yoshimura RS-3 exhaust, so its a little loud. I dont think its obnoxious, but its obviously louder than stock. Is that going to be an issue for any...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-24-2007, 08:09 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
Sounds awesome, I'm excited!

Sounds awesome, I'm excited!
Forum: Ride reports 05-24-2007, 08:00 AM
Replies: 519
Views: 185,119
Posted By highsidervt
This is an awesome thread, I'm glad to hear you...

This is an awesome thread, I'm glad to hear you are set up with a mount again! Have abgreat time over there, and hopefully this bike will be a bit better than the last one.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-24-2007, 06:56 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,908
Posted By highsidervt
I'd be interested in riding with you folks on one...

I'd be interested in riding with you folks on one of the days, if you'd have me.
Forum: Equipment 05-24-2007, 06:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,912
Posted By highsidervt
Thanks folks, that is very helpful. I'm thinking...

Thanks folks, that is very helpful. I'm thinking I'll go with the Turbo City Sequoia rack, that one has lots of room for a good long trip.

Now I gotta order that gel seat.....
Forum: Face plant 05-23-2007, 11:10 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,345
Posted By highsidervt
Not exactly 0 MPH, but close..... I was...

Not exactly 0 MPH, but close.....


I was waiting to pull out of the parking lot of my insurance agent into a main road, two lanes either way with the "suicide lane" in the middle. A crappy...
Forum: Equipment 05-23-2007, 05:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,912
Posted By highsidervt
Luggage for a DRZ400SM?

Could anybody point me in the direction of a good quality rear rack and/or luggage for a DRZ? I've seen some racks on e-bay for $40, but I am afraid of the quality of the itm.

Any advice would...
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2007, 11:26 AM
Replies: 23,662
Views: 3,960,193
Posted By highsidervt
D'oh! I'm on it, give me a minute or two.....

D'oh! I'm on it, give me a minute or two.....
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2007, 11:18 AM
Replies: 23,662
Views: 3,960,193
Posted By highsidervt
My DRZ: Track day at VIR in April: ...

My DRZ:

Track day at VIR in April:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v382/highsider/_JON0325.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v382/highsider/_JON0370.jpg

Goofing off on New...
Forum: Canada 05-22-2007, 05:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 374
Posted By highsidervt
When you first get into Quebec, its all a big,...

When you first get into Quebec, its all a big, flat plain - very boring. You have to go north and east of Montreal to find the Laurentian Mountains, where there should be some great roads and...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-21-2007, 10:25 AM
Replies: 3,986
Views: 942,559
Posted By highsidervt
I'm not sure if this even qualifies as a...

I'm not sure if this even qualifies as a structure anymore, but what the hell. Its in Northern Vermont, I took the picture on New Years Day 2007. The house is just off from a Class IV Road.
...
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