ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 160
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: TALLGUY
Forum: Road warriors 07-15-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,948
Posted By TALLGUY
Randy T at Hyperformance in Pleasant Hill has a...

Randy T at Hyperformance in Pleasant Hill has a Bourget chop with a 113 in it and R&R heads on it. He said it is one of his favorite bikes. He bought it second hand and it now has 14K miles on it. ...
Forum: Road warriors 07-13-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,948
Posted By TALLGUY
I rode mind about 80 miles today! Good fun. Car...

I rode mind about 80 miles today! Good fun. Car show/ benefit so I took it over and parked with with all the 4 wheel hotrods and people got to look it over. Silly fun. It starts fun conversations....
Forum: Road warriors 07-12-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,948
Posted By TALLGUY
He welded the nut on! Whoo! Glad you have to...

He welded the nut on! Whoo! Glad you have to fix that and not me.

The bike I bought is an 2002 and BigDog seemed to be component based at the time (more assembly than manufacture) so the...
Forum: Road warriors 07-12-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,948
Posted By TALLGUY
Is this specific to American Ironhorse?? Did...

Is this specific to American Ironhorse?? Did they assemble their own transmissions? Bearing failures, gear failures? Alignment issue? Tell us some stories.
Forum: Road warriors 07-12-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,948
Posted By TALLGUY
Some well made points for a potential buyer have...

Some well made points for a potential buyer have been made.

1. Most of the companies are no longer in operation.
2. You or a custom shop will need to perform the maintenance.
3. The bikes are...
Forum: Road warriors 07-11-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,948
Posted By TALLGUY
You knew it would happen. Choppers for pennies...

You knew it would happen. Choppers for pennies on the dollar. Great time to get one and enjoy a purchase price of about the value of the motor alone! The original owner bought a dream not realizing...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-22-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 583
Views: 415,775
Posted By TALLGUY
[QUOTE=Lapchik;24451662]Corn is slippery when...

[QUOTE=Lapchik;24451662]Corn is slippery when wet.


https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpf1/t1.0-9/p180x540/10489828_661947830540000_4924337469834223146_n.jpg

Ha Ha! Corn wins...
Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 617
Posted By TALLGUY
AZULEEETA! :rofl

AZULEEETA! :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By TALLGUY
Holy crap, I am still laughing!!! I saw it, but...

Holy crap, I am still laughing!!! I saw it, but was too in awe of the wiring.


Nice work on the wires Shog.
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 04-27-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 422
Views: 30,576
Posted By TALLGUY
In and paid xl shirt Thanks TG

In and paid

xl shirt

Thanks

TG
Forum: Beasts 04-25-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,426
Posted By TALLGUY
Dern, Congrats on the new ride! I have...

Dern,

Congrats on the new ride!

I have said it before, Harley's Jiffy stand is an awesome design. Vstrom needs parked in gear, uphill and with the wind.

Don't feel bad about the immediate...
Forum: Beasts 04-22-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,089
Posted By TALLGUY
CONGRATULATIONS 1. Post pictures 2....

CONGRATULATIONS

1. Post pictures

2. Ride it to my house.

3. Post pictures

4. Have me help break it in.
Forum: Beasts 03-23-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2,657
Views: 433,921
Posted By TALLGUY
Thanks for the video and review Gus. I would...

Thanks for the video and review Gus.

I would like to see self cancelling signals (I thought the new model had them) and cruise control added to this package for the price.

I looks like a skid...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-10-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 570
Posted By TALLGUY
If you stick with that plan I can arrange a safe...

If you stick with that plan I can arrange a safe spot for your rig around Allison, Iowa which has good access to major roadways.

Obviously Allison is not Southern Iowa if that is what you had in...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-10-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5,740
Views: 321,288
Posted By TALLGUY
First Ride!!! Whoooo Hooooo!!!! Fired...

First Ride!!!

Whoooo Hooooo!!!!

Fired up the KLR tonight after work and did a quick 15 mile jaunt!!!

Waived at the neighbor with a couple new bikes in his garage (great guy but I must...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-03-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 18,238
Posted By TALLGUY
Donation made. TALLGUY--IN

Donation made.

TALLGUY--IN
Forum: Road warriors 02-27-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 20,123
Posted By TALLGUY
2002 RoadGlide 55000 miles 2 up and pulling...

2002 RoadGlide 55000 miles 2 up and pulling trailers. Normally 40 MPG.

1 issue: Crank Sensor went out around 50K

Awesome machine. Set the cruise, sit back and enjoy the ride.

We live 12...
Forum: Beasts 02-20-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 24,004
Views: 4,352,493
Posted By TALLGUY
Harley Davidson's "Jiffy Stand" is probably one...

Harley Davidson's "Jiffy Stand" is probably one of the best designs in the motorcycle market. I have always wondered why it hasn't been copied. That kick stand design could save many owners from...
Forum: Americas 02-06-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,563
Posted By TALLGUY
Hickory Park Ames, Iowa excellent food...

Hickory Park

Ames, Iowa

excellent food lunch or supper

Just off I-35 and Hwy 30
Forum: Americas 02-06-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,563
Posted By TALLGUY
The Rusty Jug in El Dorado Springs Missouri ...

The Rusty Jug in El Dorado Springs Missouri

Highly recommended
Forum: Orange Crush 01-07-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,590
Posted By TALLGUY
Probably will not host it in Iowa until they get...

Probably will not host it in Iowa until they get some cruise control fit up.
Forum: Beasts 12-15-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 9,033
Views: 3,490,316
Posted By TALLGUY
When I have looked at the 1190 I thought the same...

When I have looked at the 1190 I thought the same thing. It looks like the strom. Everybody went on and on about how ugly a $6k bike was but for $16K they are head over heals.

I haven't...
Forum: Ride reports 12-15-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,983
Posted By TALLGUY
Thanks for the report and great pics. That was...

Thanks for the report and great pics. That was the perfect report, with a good mix of things in the pics and some short stories.

Bonus for me is that the Black Hills are one of my favorite places.
Forum: Road warriors 12-04-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 42,830
Posted By TALLGUY
I was thinking that the Explorer had enough...

I was thinking that the Explorer had enough alternator output to power a small city. Did the trophy not get the same electrics??
Forum: Beasts 11-26-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,580
Posted By TALLGUY
Maybe I missed it but that is an owners manual...

Maybe I missed it but that is an owners manual not a service manual. I did not find torque specs in it.

Very well done owners manual. Easier to read on the computer than most manuals I have seen.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-13-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,378
Posted By TALLGUY
Thanks for posting the pics you guys. I had my...

Thanks for posting the pics you guys. I had my heart set on making it this year but it is hard to manage an 1800 mile weekend.
Forum: Road warriors 09-23-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,124
Posted By TALLGUY
I had a 98 FXDWG

I was always careful to warm up the engine and took very good care of the machine. Those fricken rocker box gaskets just refused to stay dry.

It was the only problem I ever had with the bike.
...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-03-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 5,740
Views: 321,288
Posted By TALLGUY
Calkins-- Thanks for the heads up on the car show

Davis Rally in New Hampton this Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

Car show pic
http://i1285.photobucket.com/albums/a592/lyoderforwork/DSCN1271_zps177884e4.jpg...
Forum: The Garage 09-01-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 565
Posted By TALLGUY
I have an 02 so that is the old style spring...

I have an 02 so that is the old style spring tensioner. I replace them every 20k as routine maintenance.
Forum: Road warriors 08-28-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,894
Posted By TALLGUY
My opinions

That should be a fine machine unless it was poorly treated. The evo motor should provide many more miles of enjoyment. Evos did like to blow cylinder base gaskets and rocker box gaskets. Neither...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-25-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 7,867
Posted By TALLGUY
I posted some images on the tail of the thread in...

I posted some images on the tail of the thread in upcoming before i saw this. In case anyone was interested. TG

http://i1285.photobucket.com/albums/a592/lyoderforwork/DSCN1229_zps0246cf98.jpg...
Forum: Beasts 08-25-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9,033
Views: 3,490,316
Posted By TALLGUY
Loaded and ready!

http://i1285.photobucket.com/albums/a592/lyoderforwork/DSCN1226_zps12981418.jpg (http://s1285.photobucket.com/user/lyoderforwork/media/DSCN1226_zps12981418.jpg.html)
Forum: Upcoming 08-25-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 24,720
Posted By TALLGUY
VBR Images

http://i1285.photobucket.com/albums/a592/lyoderforwork/DSCN1228_zpsb9a89d84.jpg (http://s1285.photobucket.com/user/lyoderforwork/media/DSCN1228_zpsb9a89d84.jpg.html)

A really nice couple on this...
Forum: Upcoming 08-25-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 24,720
Posted By TALLGUY
Just South of Duluth I was navigating traffic at...

Just South of Duluth I was navigating traffic at a brisk pace when I saw a rider in my mirror that was gaining on me. We ended up flowing along together for some time and I have to say I really...
Forum: Upcoming 08-25-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 24,720
Posted By TALLGUY
Ride Report- Brief

I decided to try to make the VBR this year. I was delayed for my planned Thursday launch but made it out Friday.

The day started out with heavy fog....
Forum: Beasts 08-25-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 24,004
Views: 4,352,493
Posted By TALLGUY
Deer hit

Yes, like Ray said I hope you are ok.

How many miles did you have on the bike and what might you replace it with? Will you get another super ten or are you looking for something different?
Forum: Road warriors 08-06-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,152
Posted By TALLGUY
For me anything above 50 means that I was really...

For me anything above 50 means that I was really moving. This is on two lanes.

I just did 650 miles to Oshkosh and it turned out to be 53. I took mostly two lane black tops and I run curves a...
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1,446
Views: 150,489
Posted By TALLGUY
No I didn't, but seriously all the naysayers...

No I didn't, but seriously all the naysayers could enjoy a new option especially one made in America and with some nice ammenities! I think these new Indians may be some great machines and the...
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1,446
Views: 150,489
Posted By TALLGUY
23K!!! Ok, well then, when you Chieftain...

23K!!!

Ok, well then, when you Chieftain riders pass me on the interstate while you are playing with your windshield and talking to your stockbroker on the sync phone while in sixth gear with the...
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 1,446
Views: 150,489
Posted By TALLGUY
What is the price?? If I can pick up that...

What is the price??

If I can pick up that red Chieftain for less than 16K I am going to buy one, strip off that back seat, ride up beside you big grumblers and move my windshield up and down...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 160

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014