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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-09-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 361
Views: 27,100
Posted By kevlar930
Agreed 100%. When I'm in LA, 90% of the time I'm...

Agreed 100%. When I'm in LA, 90% of the time I'm on the bike and splitting. I rarely have people try to block me. Usually the people who try to block me have out of state plates and tend to be...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-09-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 783
Posted By kevlar930
I have worn hearing aids since I was two yrs old....

I have worn hearing aids since I was two yrs old. I always take them out and wear ear plugs (hell, even with the ear plugs, I can hear the Tuono's exhaust loud and clear! :lol3). I figure I dont...
Forum: Equipment 12-01-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By kevlar930
I wore a pair Tulluride gloves to Alaska and...

I wore a pair Tulluride gloves to Alaska and back. For the price, they are great gloves. I rode through some torrential downpours on that trip and not once did my hands get wet. In addition, very...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-24-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,278
Posted By kevlar930
I talk, but it is usually profanities directed at...

I talk, but it is usually profanities directed at idiot cagers!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-08-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By kevlar930
Need a recommendation for someone to repaint my bike in LA

Before you flame me about the search function, my search turned up a shit-ton of KLR dipshits rattle canning their bikes on the cheap. I'm not interested in whether Orchard, Home Depot, or Lowes has...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-08-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,965
Posted By kevlar930
I was a little chilled riding home tonight in...

I was a little chilled riding home tonight in perforated leather. Guess it is time to dig out the mid weight gear!:rofl
Forum: Ride reports 11-05-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 9,820
Posted By kevlar930
Enjoying the report so far. In!:clap

Enjoying the report so far. In!:clap
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,232
Posted By kevlar930
I have a 2013 Tuono that I love. Race map,...

I have a 2013 Tuono that I love. Race map, dropped the front sprocket a tooth, disconnected the flapper valve, Arrow exhaust with DB killer removed, Evap canister removed, MSR touring windscreen,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-04-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,741
Views: 423,081
Posted By kevlar930
Probably some of the best advice in this thread. ...

Probably some of the best advice in this thread. If you are not 100% on top of your game for whatever reason (pissed off, sick, hungover, etc), dont get on a motorcycle. I know people will say the...
Forum: Equipment 11-03-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 32,416
Posted By kevlar930
Big Money Waste

Big Money Waste
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-03-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,239
Posted By kevlar930
http://assets.diylol.com/hfs/47b/b31/bb4/resized/p...

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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-03-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,239
Posted By kevlar930
+1. After a slowdown, I will not start splitting...

+1. After a slowdown, I will not start splitting until lane jumpers have settled, which is generally 30 second to a minute. Would rather wait for a few secs than be taken out by an inattentive...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-25-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,425
Posted By kevlar930
I rode over 100 miles today running errands all...

I rode over 100 miles today running errands all over LA. I was probably lane sharing for 75 of that. Guess what. I didnt have a single close call!!! Can you believe that?!?!?:rofl

Seriously,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-25-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 7,949
Posted By kevlar930
Thank god there are no videos on YouTube showing...

Thank god there are no videos on YouTube showing people crashing doing wheelies at 60 mph or else your argument might not hold water. Oh wait...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-24-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,425
Posted By kevlar930
Paging Pigjockey.

Paging Pigjockey.
Forum: Ride reports 10-22-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 54,092
Posted By kevlar930
I was an iDave virgin before this report and I...

I was an iDave virgin before this report and I have been missing out. I have enjoyed it tremendously and will keep checking back daily for the next chapter! :clap
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 19,823
Posted By kevlar930
RORJ, this was a very enjoyable ride report. ...

RORJ, this was a very enjoyable ride report. :clap Cannot wait to see your future ride reports!
Forum: Ride reports 10-09-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 19,823
Posted By kevlar930
If you ever find yourself at that "T" again, stop...

If you ever find yourself at that "T" again, stop in the Ute visitor center on the north west side of the intersection. They have tours that will take you down that dirt road (usually in vans though)...
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,802
Posted By kevlar930
IN!!!:clap

IN!!!:clap
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 887
Posted By kevlar930
I'm calling BS. First, if i was going to...

I'm calling BS.

First, if i was going to do something like this, you better bet your sweet ass I would have documented the hell out of it. There would be many videos and pictures.

Second, it...
Forum: Ride reports 09-15-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 19,823
Posted By kevlar930
White Rim 2 up on a wee-strom? Nice job! Cannot...

White Rim 2 up on a wee-strom? Nice job! Cannot wait for the rest of the trip report. These rides make me really miss living in SW CO.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-27-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,476
Posted By kevlar930
Not only did I ride today, I was in perforated...

Not only did I ride today, I was in perforated leather! Ran about 120 miles just criss crossing the Santa Monica mountains.:clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-27-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,790
Posted By kevlar930
We always hear about riding within our limits. ...

We always hear about riding within our limits. 99.99% of the time, I would have made that corner in that exact same scenario. Unfortunately, today was the 0.01% when I was outside of my limits for...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-27-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,790
Posted By kevlar930
Target fixation is a b*tch

Or I could call this "Kevlar930 was almost posting in the Faceplant forum." :rofl

Was out riding the canyons today and was going from one canyon to another along a road I have ridden a handful of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-24-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 28,072
Posted By kevlar930
When I first posted ...

When I first posted (http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8937929&postcount=31)in this thread five years ago, I lived in CO and rarely split. Two years ago, we moved to LA and I was not...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-17-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,802
Posted By kevlar930
Where the hell were you for the last 18...

Where the hell were you for the last 18 months?!?!? :D

The Aprilia dealership just made me a deal I cannot refuse. Barring some unseen hiccup, the Tuono will be occupying the main space in my...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-17-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,802
Posted By kevlar930
I picked the bike up at the shop this morning and...

I picked the bike up at the shop this morning and asked them if this was a common problem. The explanation given to me was if you let the bike sit for extended periods of time (which I did when we...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,802
Posted By kevlar930
Moved from CO to CA recently. The GSA is just too...

Moved from CO to CA recently. The GSA is just too big to split lanes, so thinking of an aprilia tuono as my primary bike & finding an old GSA1150 as my adv bike.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,802
Posted By kevlar930
Working on that aspect, but since warranty...

Working on that aspect, but since warranty repairs have been done in both CA & CO, having issues...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,802
Posted By kevlar930
In all fairness, two of the pumps were replaced...

In all fairness, two of the pumps were replaced in one warranty visit. Still, having the bike towed to a dealer three times in 18 months is not fun...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,802
Posted By kevlar930
The GSA was my dream bike...

However, I just had my 4th fuel pump replaced under warranty. As much as I love this bike, it is time for it to go. I just cannot trust it to start when needed.
Forum: Ride reports 12-27-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 21,989
Posted By kevlar930
The Alaskan adventure brings back so many good...

The Alaskan adventure brings back so many good memories of my trip there in July 2011. Count me in for the second installment starting in March! :clap
Forum: Ride reports 09-06-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 50,423
Posted By kevlar930
I know this feeling! I was so ready to be home...

I know this feeling! I was so ready to be home that I made it from Williams Lake, BC to Durango, CO in 32 hours at the end of our trip (my dad peeled off in Seattle to visit relatives). I really...
Forum: Ride reports 09-04-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 50,423
Posted By kevlar930
I have been following this since you started and...

I have been following this since you started and eagerly await each installment. Dylan is one lucky boy. I had to wait until I was 31 to ride to Alaska with my dad. Hands down some of the best...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,275
Posted By kevlar930
I traded in two bikes when I bought my GSA. ...

I traded in two bikes when I bought my GSA. Instead of negotiating the price of the bike, I negotiated the amount I received on the two bikes I traded in. Ended up receiving more for those bikes...
Forum: Face plant 08-13-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,471
Posted By kevlar930
Been there, done that. I managed to do it on a...

Been there, done that. I managed to do it on a K1200S. Downhill foot onto gravel. Over we went!
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 56,709
Posted By kevlar930
Great write up! My dad and I rode up to Alaska...

Great write up! My dad and I rode up to Alaska in summer 2011 and he still talks about it nonstop. I think it was literally one of the highlights of his life (and mine). Our 2011 trip was rushed,...
Forum: Equipment 08-03-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,115
Posted By kevlar930
This is why we have catalogs. Trying to use an...

This is why we have catalogs. Trying to use an iPad or laptop during the morning constitution is awkward at best. Instead of relaxing, you have to worry about dropping an expensive electronic in...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-28-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,117
Posted By kevlar930
Bought a GSA earlier this year and have yet to be...

Bought a GSA earlier this year and have yet to be able to take it on trip. Seeing this makes me want to ditch work soon and just go!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-07-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,602
Posted By kevlar930
The saga is finally over - I'll never return

Yesterday I flew to COS and picked up the bike. When I last posted, "parts were on order," but we didnt know what parts. Finally got an answer. According to PPM, the fuel pump went out and this is...
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