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Forum: Ride reports Today, 05:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,841
Posted By DC2wheels
Excellent- keep the pictures coming. My work is...

Excellent- keep the pictures coming. My work is such that more than 10 days away from the office is very difficult. But your RR is makes the Great Lakes area look so inviting......

Thanks!
Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 12:14 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,433
Posted By DC2wheels
I agree with NCStephen about electronic cruise...

I agree with NCStephen about electronic cruise control. Many of us have to use the slab to get where we are going. Having a CC that holds a constant speed while not having to constantly look at the...
Forum: Racing 07-21-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3,267
Views: 267,222
Posted By DC2wheels
August 2014??? Holee crap- that's why HRC is...

August 2014???

Holee crap- that's why HRC is so fast, they are in the future.......
Forum: Americas 07-21-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 829
Posted By DC2wheels
Wife and I just flew from the east coast to the...

Wife and I just flew from the east coast to the west coast to visit our daughter and future SIL.

We had planned a MC trip with them once we got there- we rented a BMW, they had their bikes.

I...
Forum: Americas 07-21-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 404
Posted By DC2wheels
Just off the top of my head and given your...

Just off the top of my head and given your limited time,

Couple suggestions for Vermont

Route 100 , maybe hitting the "App Gap" which is Route 17

Groton State Forest- Route 232...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,841
Posted By DC2wheels
We envy you. Excellent trip. Thanks....

We envy you.

Excellent trip. Thanks. :thumb:thumb
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,841
Posted By DC2wheels
The Great Lakes area is on my to-do list, and...

The Great Lakes area is on my to-do list, and your rr has me looking at maps of Canada and the U.S. for potential routes.

Keep it coming and good riding you two.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-20-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 244,235
Posted By DC2wheels
And forget to order from IE Darla?

And forget to order from IE Darla?
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 826
Posted By DC2wheels
Another very satisfied customer of EB. Jim sells...

Another very satisfied customer of EB. Jim sells really good quality products- fast delivery too (especially considering he is in Japan)
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,841
Posted By DC2wheels
In.... Great start. Nice that SWMBO is...

In....

Great start.

Nice that SWMBO is on her own bike.

Hope you have good weather and smooth roads.

Thanks for taking us along.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 244,235
Posted By DC2wheels
But....he was ATH(arley)GATT- Harley t-shirt and...

But....he was ATH(arley)GATT- Harley t-shirt and novelty pudding bowl helmet. Probably was OK.

Wait- no gremlin bell- he's toast.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-16-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 5,977
Posted By DC2wheels
I am in the electrical tape user group. At...

I am in the electrical tape user group. At various times of the year my morning commute has the sun directly in front of me, right at the horizon. I have the tape doubled up (2 thicknesses) to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-16-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,107
Posted By DC2wheels
OK.....OK.... I stand corrected about this...

OK.....OK....

I stand corrected about this waving stuff :lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-15-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,107
Posted By DC2wheels
Rumpled your panties, I see :lol3 My post...

Rumpled your panties, I see :lol3

My post was misjudged eh?

I live in an open pipe, pirate costume area. Cruisers outnumber sportbikes and standards by 20 or 30 to one. Wave fatigue to say the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-15-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,107
Posted By DC2wheels
I only return waves. One exception- a few...

I only return waves.

One exception- a few weeks ago we were out in California, visiting our daughter and future S-I-L. We had rented a K1600GT and they were each on their 600's.
Near Mono Lake a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-15-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,948
Posted By DC2wheels
All my sacrifices to the MC gods have been in...

All my sacrifices to the MC gods have been in cash......through the dealer. :deal
Forum: Racing 07-11-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,299
Posted By DC2wheels
Wait.....Dani is faster than NH unless it is...

Wait.....Dani is faster than NH unless it is Wednesday or unless they have a Michelin on the front and a car tire on the rear and both have more race wins than the other.



Oh please, oh Please,...
Forum: Racing 07-10-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,299
Posted By DC2wheels
MM is on record stating that the WC is his goal...

MM is on record stating that the WC is his goal while # of wins isn't a priority. I don't think there is pressure for a streak.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 30,995
Views: 7,498,033
Posted By DC2wheels
Adolescent- from 1 year old to 2, their legs...

Adolescent- from 1 year old to 2, their legs lengthen before the body fills out.
Forum: Racing 07-08-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3,267
Views: 267,222
Posted By DC2wheels
The two movies, Faster and Fastest, showed some...

The two movies, Faster and Fastest, showed some pretty bad accidents back in the 2 stroke and the 2 to 4 stroke transition years.
Forum: Road warriors 07-07-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,303
Posted By DC2wheels
Yeah- out in the middle of nowhere and their...

Yeah- out in the middle of nowhere and their keyless system craps out......

I had an '09 Kawi Concours with that STUPID keyless system. Never really worked well for me.

Hasn't BMW had enough...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 07-04-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 22,933
Posted By DC2wheels
Very nice rebuild. I just read this entire...

Very nice rebuild.

I just read this entire thread.

My daughter rides a 2002 ZX6R and it is such a fun bike.


With your limited workshop and tools you did a fantastic job.
Forum: Racing 07-03-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 3,267
Views: 267,222
Posted By DC2wheels
Demote a 2x MotoGP champ? (even after the book...

Demote a 2x MotoGP champ? (even after the book "My story so far" :lol3) That would be a stretch for Yamaha.

I would think that Yamaha could evaluate JLo vs. P.Esp easily- just slip an equal...
Forum: Face plant 07-03-2014, 02:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,688
Posted By DC2wheels
Way to go! You are an inspiration to all of...

Way to go!

You are an inspiration to all of us.

Ride on........
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-02-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 3,510
Views: 1,479,608
Posted By DC2wheels
WOW! HUGE congratulations all around :clap

WOW! HUGE congratulations all around :clap
Forum: Racing 07-01-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3,267
Views: 267,222
Posted By DC2wheels
It sucks. WSBK champion as a rookie. Had the...

It sucks. WSBK champion as a rookie. Had the world to conquer. WTF happened? Us noobs will never know....until BS writes his biography.
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,411
Posted By DC2wheels
Sam, My first post (#5) to your thread...

Sam,

My first post (#5) to your thread assumed that this was going to end up in a messy pig pile but the responses so far have mostly been positive.

So I will add my further thought.

In my...
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,411
Posted By DC2wheels
(First off, this isn't going to end...

(First off, this isn't going to end well.........but I am in before it gets kicked to the netherworld.)


But I will give my thought.

There must be something that draws riders to these bikes or...
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,641
Posted By DC2wheels
A couple points to add here. 2 months ago I...

A couple points to add here.

2 months ago I rode to our owner's group annual get together in Virginia.

I had the chance to ride a friend's S1000RR for about 2 hours. He does some longer rides...
Forum: Racing 06-30-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By DC2wheels
Yeah, I now watch the 3 races in order, even...

Yeah, I now watch the 3 races in order, even though I am using the no-spoiler link.

I also read several racing websites (here, crash.net, Motomatters, Soup and a few more) and have to remember to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-30-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 5,977
Posted By DC2wheels
I used a tinted shield and sunglasses at the same...

I used a tinted shield and sunglasses at the same time. I find that glare tires my eyes too. I do not ride at night here- too many large animals around.

Our daughter has a Transitions shield on...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-30-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,871
Posted By DC2wheels
From several years ago. The start of a trip to...

From several years ago. The start of a trip to Acadia NP in Maine.


https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4117/4876890664_bc3144b24b_z.jpg

None of those bikes are ours anymore. The silver 250...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,766
Posted By DC2wheels
Bike, trike, hack or spyder. Just ride the thing....

Bike, trike, hack or spyder. Just ride the thing. You do your thing, I'll do mine

I just see other riders, not categories.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-23-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 1,139
Views: 211,382
Posted By DC2wheels
You just had to show off your Dong again, didn't...

You just had to show off your Dong again, didn't you?:lol3
Forum: Airheads 06-19-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,310
Posted By DC2wheels
After pulling loose needles out of both sides of...

After pulling loose needles out of both sides of my pivot bearings I went with the Rubber Chicken plain bearings. I carefully torqued them but still feel like there is a harder ride over the bumps-...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-19-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,536
Posted By DC2wheels
Nice looking combo there. The truck is GREAT!

Nice looking combo there. The truck is GREAT!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-19-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,536
Posted By DC2wheels
Right- Sugar Hill. a.k.a. SugarHillCTD on...

Right- Sugar Hill.

a.k.a. SugarHillCTD on RV.net


I remember you showing us how the front of your old trailer was sandblasted down to bare metal by the gravel roads up there.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-19-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,536
Posted By DC2wheels
I think we met you at the very first northeast TC...

I think we met you at the very first northeast TC rally in North Conway, NH. You had just come back from your trip to northeastern Canada on lots of unpaved roads.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-18-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,536
Posted By DC2wheels
Does this count? Chevy 2500HD carrying a 3500#...

Does this count? Chevy 2500HD carrying a 3500# truck camper?

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3725/9227342211_7a1d0db992_c.jpg

Our away home on wheels
Forum: Racing 06-17-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3,267
Views: 267,222
Posted By DC2wheels
BUT...there are probably some improvements on...

BUT...there are probably some improvements on their way, or at least possible for the RCV. Honda does have these in hand even if they not very forthcoming.

Ducati still looks like they can't find...
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