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Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports Yesterday, 03:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,477
Posted By NickW1
Dixie it's best to use a photo hosting web site...

Dixie it's best to use a photo hosting web site like shutterbug, photo-bucket or any of the other sites to post pictures to the forum. Good luck.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 03:25 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 43,474
Posted By NickW1
Strange world I live in New Kent and work in...

Strange world I live in New Kent and work in Yorktown at the Weapons Station.:huh
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-27-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 43,474
Posted By NickW1
Welcome to the Tag O Rama BadgerDog! All bikes...

Welcome to the Tag O Rama BadgerDog! All bikes welcome, my last three were Beemers, great bikes, my favorite was the K75, smoothest engine ever made. In any event, I think I know where that Yorktown...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-25-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 20,995
Views: 1,103,032
Posted By NickW1
Merry Christmas!:clap

Merry Christmas!:clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-25-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 31,664
Views: 1,844,628
Posted By NickW1
Yes! Merry Chirstmas!:clap

Yes! Merry Chirstmas!:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,455
Posted By NickW1
Way too much money Mike. If you are willing to...

Way too much money Mike. If you are willing to travel you can do much better, search Craigslist in metropolitan areas, look for an 07 - 09 no brake servos, an 08 would be ideal because it has a final...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-24-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 20,995
Views: 1,103,032
Posted By NickW1
Welcome Phonic, if you have time the Williamsburg...

Welcome Phonic, if you have time the Williamsburg Tag O'Rama is a good way to see different parts of the area.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=573918
Cheers
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,391
Posted By NickW1
cur·mud·geon noun \(ˌ)kər-ˈmə-jən\ : a person...

cur·mud·geon noun \(ˌ)kər-ˈmə-jən\
: a person (especially an old man) who is easily annoyed or angered and who often complains.

Yep, old Mr. Webster is spot on again.

Great bike Erik, rock on.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-22-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 24,798
Posted By NickW1
More weight, no thank you, I'll keep my Capo in...

More weight, no thank you, I'll keep my Capo in it's orignial kit. I learned the hard way, for off road get a KLR or something similar. Oddly enough my Capo is better on my dirt road than my 07 GS,...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 12-21-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,918
Posted By NickW1
+1!!!

+1!!!
Forum: Ride reports 12-20-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 26,381
Posted By NickW1
Jeffrey some of your pics are beautiful and...

Jeffrey some of your pics are beautiful and evocative. I absolutely love the one of the wee girl next to your bike, I would like to put it on my screen saver if that's O.K.? Also, what camera are you...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 12-20-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,918
Posted By NickW1
"Dry Breaks"? By that do you mean quick...

"Dry Breaks"? By that do you mean quick disconnect fuel lines? Kind of difficult to make out on your pictures. You must be a machinist or welder by trade?
Forum: Some Assembly Required 12-19-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,918
Posted By NickW1
I'm in too. The K75 is hands down the smoothest...

I'm in too. The K75 is hands down the smoothest engine I've ever encountered, great project. Open an account with photo bucket or shutterbug or any of the cloud picture sites and you can post as many...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-19-2014, 03:32 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 155,348
Posted By NickW1
Excellent photghraph.

Excellent photghraph.
Forum: Ride reports 12-17-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 26,381
Posted By NickW1
Right on!!! I preach this to new riders all the...

Right on!!! I preach this to new riders all the time! Listen to that Sixth Sense its trying to tell you something. It's saved my ass on many an occasion. Thanks so much for a great RR ride on Bro and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 43,474
Posted By NickW1
Aye, the thread needed to move, we had a death in...

Aye, the thread needed to move, we had a death in the family so I've been out of circulation for awhile, but life goes on and riding is the best therapy I know of, it keeps me on an even keel. IPA...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 43,474
Posted By NickW1
New Tag: ...

New Tag:

http://i940.photobucket.com/albums/ad249/NickW3/DiascundsTag_zps5052d76d.jpg (http://s940.photobucket.com/user/NickW3/media/DiascundsTag_zps5052d76d.jpg.html)
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 43,474
Posted By NickW1
Grab! Lucy's BBQ West Point. ...

Grab! Lucy's BBQ West Point.

http://i940.photobucket.com/albums/ad249/NickW3/LucyBBQ_zps911e2ab9.jpg (http://s940.photobucket.com/user/NickW3/media/LucyBBQ_zps911e2ab9.jpg.html)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-11-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,898
Posted By NickW1
Brownricer I suggest you buy this book...

Brownricer I suggest you buy this book "Proficient Motorcycling: The Ultimate Guide to Riding Well" By David Hough. It will be the best $15 bucks you will ever spend on a motorcycle book. Amazon,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-09-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 13,611
Posted By NickW1
OK back on topic: 1. Cell Phones 2....

OK back on topic:

1. Cell Phones
2. Slowing down or stopping at the end of an on ramp to the Interstate, Autostrada, etc...
3. Slow drivers in the fast lane
4. Squids on public roads
5. Harley...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-08-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6,196
Views: 1,289,915
Posted By NickW1
Thanks for the reply, I bought my Aprillia...

Thanks for the reply, I bought my Aprillia Caponord from them last month, nice folks and great service. I really liked the Multi but it was just too much money. Hell of a long way to go for a bike...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-07-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,672
Posted By NickW1
Laugh Man you rocked this RR! GSA dudes got nothing on...

Man you rocked this RR! GSA dudes got nothing on you and your scooter, ride on Bro.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-07-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 6,196
Views: 1,289,915
Posted By NickW1
Very nice Bike MNB! I've always liked Red and...

Very nice Bike MNB! I've always liked Red and White they go together like beer and burgers. You said "New Bike" what dealership did you buy it from?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-07-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,083
Posted By NickW1
HalleFuckinglujah! Thanks so much EnduroRdr for...

HalleFuckinglujah! Thanks so much EnduroRdr for posting a clear concise answer to the OP question! So often techies reply using terms that are not understood by laymen, but you provided definitions,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-29-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,536
Posted By NickW1
They're all beautiful, Luddites need not apply.

They're all beautiful, Luddites need not apply.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-26-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,613
Posted By NickW1
The pillion seat is too wee for any serious two...

The pillion seat is too wee for any serious two up riding I would think, the riders seat sure is comfortable though. I really like the cruise control didn't think it would be that big of a deal...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-25-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,021
Posted By NickW1
Hello Joe, my 2015 Aprilia Caponord has factory...

Hello Joe, my 2015 Aprilia Caponord has factory cruise and it's easy to operate. Push and hold the button for 2 seconds then release, set your desired speed and push the button once to set, done.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-24-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10,513
Views: 3,463,380
Posted By NickW1
Very nice indeed FatMama! Give us some Specs...

Very nice indeed FatMama! Give us some Specs please.:clap

In the meantime here is my ride.

http://i940.photobucket.com/albums/ad249/NickW3/DSCN0429_zpseba89874.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,468
Posted By NickW1
Botch, put a battery tender on each night and she...

Botch, put a battery tender on each night and she should be good to go.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,130
Posted By NickW1
During Gun season in my area they use dogs to...

During Gun season in my area they use dogs to drive deer and they don't always go where you plan to drive them. They run flat out through wood, fields and yes all highways and byways. Ouch :eek1
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,130
Posted By NickW1
Good article lists all the pros and cons. I...

Good article lists all the pros and cons. I remember as a kid you rarely saw a deer and during hunting season you could only take a buck. Now we are victims of our own conservation programs. In any...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-22-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,620
Posted By NickW1
Have to agree with Jettpilot, what the fuck are...

Have to agree with Jettpilot, what the fuck are you asking for?:huh
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-22-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,613
Posted By NickW1
I'm in the Tidewater region of Virginia my dealer...

I'm in the Tidewater region of Virginia my dealer has been around a long time and is about an hour away. What I can't figure out is why this bike feels so much lighter than my old GS, they are...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-22-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,130
Posted By NickW1
As I type this I would love to be riding but, the...

As I type this I would love to be riding but, the rut is on and the Good O' Boys are running dogs hunting deer; thus, the deer are running flat out across the highways of Virginia. I've had far too...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-22-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,613
Posted By NickW1
Picked her up on very cold day, nice ride home...

Picked her up on very cold day, nice ride home though. I think this will be the first bike I have owned where I won't have to change the stock seat, need to go on extended trip to find out. Here she...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-15-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,613
Posted By NickW1
Just bought a 2015 yesterday, took a test ride...

Just bought a 2015 yesterday, took a test ride and was hooked. The dealer is prepping her now and adding the heated grips and top box. I will pick her up next Friday. The Capo was miles better than...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-10-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 26,194
Views: 5,013,309
Posted By NickW1
Thanks, yes I too have found triples to be the...

Thanks, yes I too have found triples to be the best, the smoothest bike I ever owned was a BMW K75, you would think with the odd number of cylinders it would be the opposite but I guess they go to...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-09-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 26,194
Views: 5,013,309
Posted By NickW1
Thinking of pulling the trigger on a S10 2014 and...

Thinking of pulling the trigger on a S10 2014 and was curious about how much vibration made it to the grips. What I can't live with is buzzy engine vibes makng its way to the grips. Any thought or ...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-09-2014, 02:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,435
Posted By NickW1
Yes, it's one sexy beast for sure, nobody does...

Yes, it's one sexy beast for sure, nobody does style like the Italians!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-08-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,435
Posted By NickW1
Thanks for the info Dan, I never have a pillion...

Thanks for the info Dan, I never have a pillion so nae worries there. How were the Capo's brakes? I must admit I've gotten spoiled with ABS liked braking and all the traction control working...
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