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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-28-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,439
Posted By Sabre
KLR magic at its finest! :clap

KLR magic at its finest! :clap
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-28-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,786
Posted By Sabre
I'm always horrified when I see vids of those...

I'm always horrified when I see vids of those urban "stuntaz" running in packs through a city or down the interstate. The non-riding public is terrorized by their behavior and can't possibly think...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-28-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,206
Posted By Sabre
+1 There's just no economical way to squeeze...

+1

There's just no economical way to squeeze more vehicle traffic through the Everett-Seattle-Tacoma metroplex. Of course, as our friend from the dry side stated above, folks who don't regularly...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-28-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,206
Posted By Sabre
Well sure, eastern WA! Mass transit, be it a...

Well sure, eastern WA! Mass transit, be it a Trevethick steam locomotive or a mag-lev hyperspeeder, just ain't interestin' to you folks! :lol3

The well-developed light rail commuter systems of...
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 932
Posted By Sabre
Are you developing cataracts by any chance? They...

Are you developing cataracts by any chance? They REALLY bugger up the night vision.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-26-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,206
Posted By Sabre
Ultimately, we really need a viable light rail...

Ultimately, we really need a viable light rail system that effectively serves commuters in the Everett/Seattle/Tacoma corridor and which links them with bedroom communities on the east side. The...
Forum: Hacks 02-18-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,668
Posted By Sabre
I rented a snowmobile trailer to bring mine home....

I rented a snowmobile trailer to bring mine home. Perfect width and the tilt feature made loading & unloading a piece of cake.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-06-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,786
Posted By Sabre
Snarky liberal in a Prius? Really? Jesus,...

Snarky liberal in a Prius? Really?

Jesus, what a thing to say. You don't suppose the road rager with the small penis in the jacked up "rolling coal" truck with the rebel flag in the window is more...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-30-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,241
Posted By Sabre
Men who pass On hills and curves Are not men ...

Men who pass
On hills and curves
Are not men
Of iron nerves
They're stupid
Burma Shave
Forum: The Garage 12-07-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4,620
Views: 635,978
Posted By Sabre
Hope you feel better soon. It's an important...

Hope you feel better soon. It's an important warning that home hobbyist welders need to remember. Since we don't have exhaust hoods when we weld we need to use a fan and open up the garage. Super...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-04-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,651
Posted By Sabre
+1 for the ferry Coho (the Black Ball Line) from...

+1 for the ferry Coho (the Black Ball Line) from Port Angeles. My wife and I enjoy riding to PA, staying at the Downtown Hotel (Google it...great place!), then taking the first sailing in the morning...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-25-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,612
Posted By Sabre
I had an '80 SR500 too, and have always regretted...

I had an '80 SR500 too, and have always regretted selling it. I only used the little window a couple of times and quickly learned the feel of where to put the piston to start the thing easily....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-22-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,671
Posted By Sabre
Yup, am on there. I have a Gen III Mitsubishi...

Yup, am on there. I have a Gen III Mitsubishi Montero.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-18-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,671
Posted By Sabre
My wife doesn't ride, but likes to ride pillion...

My wife doesn't ride, but likes to ride pillion with me. She loves exploring logging roads & other offroad riding. She's also interested in meeting folks who like 4-wheel overland & backcountry...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-31-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By Sabre
I haven't spoken to Howard recently, and have...

I haven't spoken to Howard recently, and have been wondering what happened. He used to do fairly well with them.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-18-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,028
Posted By Sabre
If they don't, behavior like that risks fucking...

If they don't, behavior like that risks fucking it up for everyone.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-08-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 596
Posted By Sabre
Hey, my daughter went with the Ferndale team to...

Hey, my daughter went with the Ferndale team to Anacortes today, too! :freaky

When I first came to Whatcom County, as a kid on summer vacation, we spent the summer in my great-grandfather's old...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-25-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,818
Posted By Sabre
Yeah, it's crammed into the garage with a metric...

Yeah, it's crammed into the garage with a metric ton of other crap! Happily, The ST1300 comes out year-round for commuting (St Joe's) and weekend getaways with the missus.

We really do have some...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-24-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,818
Posted By Sabre
I definitely need to blow the dust off the mighty...

I definitely need to blow the dust off the mighty KLR and get back into the hills!

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3657/3584097226_696e4c56a3_b.jpg...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-11-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,442
Posted By Sabre
It shouldn't be for a bike owner who lives in...

It shouldn't be for a bike owner who lives in this state!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-10-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,442
Posted By Sabre
+1 Otherwise, it's no different from going...

+1

Otherwise, it's no different from going across in your cage. Personally, I clear the booth and pull over to the shoulder to put everything back on.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-12-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,113
Posted By Sabre
Lots of good suggestions here. I'm especially...

Lots of good suggestions here. I'm especially supportive of the notion of trying to guarantee success for the bride. Since you two enjoy riding together but haven't done long miles together, large...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-20-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By Sabre
I have floods on the street bike because they're...

I have floods on the street bike because they're used as conspicuity lights, i.e., I want the cagers to see me from as wide a frontal angle as possible. I put yellow filters on them to make them...
Forum: Hacks 01-13-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,122
Posted By Sabre
Warn Winch for Gear Up

Expedition Portal just posted a mini review here (http://www.expeditionportal.com/equipment-testing/2760-kaliber-creation-s-gear.html) of a Warn winch fitted to the Ural Gear Up by an outfit called...
Forum: The Garage 12-11-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,739
Posted By Sabre
Thanks, all! :clap

Thanks, all! :clap
Forum: The Garage 12-10-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,739
Posted By Sabre
Toughest rattle-can paint for steel?

I recently finished a set of sliders for my 4x4 as well as a heavy-duty cargo rack. They're both in primer and I'm wondering what sort of paint will be the most durable for them. It has to be...
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2013, 12:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,950
Posted By Sabre
I'm not sure that there's much build difference...

I'm not sure that there's much build difference these days, Jim. I don't have any of the newest Gerbing stuff but can say that the latest generation gear from both W&S and Powerlet are spectacularly...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-24-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,824
Posted By Sabre
I wore leather for the first few decades of...

I wore leather for the first few decades of riding, still have the stuff in the closet but never wear it. Have tried a LOT of different jackets (and pants) and have settled on a few that I like. And...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-24-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,561
Posted By Sabre
First, glad to see you standing tall after an...

First, glad to see you standing tall after an injury like that!

Second, WONDERFUL pics of a beautiful area, and you're rocking that little 'zuke! Two wheels or four, you've got the spirit of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-24-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,153
Posted By Sabre
I'd just point out, especially for the less...

I'd just point out, especially for the less experienced riders among us, that autumn is not only one of the most beautiful times to ride but also one of the most dangerous. The perspective of a...
Forum: The Garage 10-12-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4,620
Views: 635,978
Posted By Sabre
:lol3 Yup, and it's even MORE of a mess now that...

:lol3 Yup, and it's even MORE of a mess now that it's full daylight and I can really see the work! :eek1

Oh well, it's all part of this old dog's ongoing edumacation. Now it's off to the...
Forum: The Garage 10-12-2013, 01:38 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 7,600
Posted By Sabre
I've always used Gojo hand cleaner. It's very...

I've always used Gojo hand cleaner. It's very slippery, it's easy to apply, stays more or less where you put it, it's nontoxic, and it cleans up without leaving any oily residue. The stuff dries up...
Forum: The Garage 10-12-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 4,620
Views: 635,978
Posted By Sabre
I've just been welding for a few months now....

I've just been welding for a few months now. After a one-day intro course at the local technical college, I've been burning through wire and gas at a prodigious rate, running all manner of beads on...
Forum: Hacks 09-29-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,523
Posted By Sabre
Look at the geometry of turning a triangle....

Look at the geometry of turning a triangle. You're pushing that outboard tire sideways in all but the most gentle curves.

I'd think a much skinnier tire would be what you'd want out there. And...
Forum: Equipment 09-29-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,247
Posted By Sabre
I once rode my motorcycle wearing full SCUBA...

I once rode my motorcycle wearing full SCUBA gear...tank, BC, weight belt.

I'll bet it would feel something like that.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-29-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,482
Posted By Sabre
Carlin had it right. Further, under the law, if...

Carlin had it right. Further, under the law, if you wave someone into traffic and they become involved in a crash, you assume some percentage of liability.

I just stare at the ignorant sheep who...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-29-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,999
Posted By Sabre
It's as if some folks have never heard that even...

It's as if some folks have never heard that even shallow water is dangerous if it's flowing. Haven't we all seen news clips of floods for crissakes? Haven't we all seen those vids of drainage canals...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,502
Posted By Sabre
Don't know if you saw this recent thread...

Don't know if you saw this recent thread (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=908050) asking a similar question. For your convenience, my opinion about the climate is attached, below. It...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-25-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,758
Posted By Sabre
Nonsense

Nonsense
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-18-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,086
Posted By Sabre
Yes, she can get just a "sidecar/trike"...

Yes, she can get just a "sidecar/trike" endorsement by following these instructions (http://www.dol.wa.gov/driverslicense/gettrike.html).

In the old days you needed the 2-wheel motorcycle...
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