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 36 of 36
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Big Mike 1
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-12-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 713
Posted By Big Mike 1
Actually with Dnepr and Ural riders most of those...

Actually with Dnepr and Ural riders most of those stories and adventures seem to revolve around great repair fixes in the field and how you got your rig running enough to nurse it home, and then what...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-18-2009, 05:01 PM
Replies: 601
Views: 83,592
Posted By Big Mike 1
Celebrating 7 years on the bionic hip...

Celebrating 7 years on the bionic hip today...:clap :clap :clap This may have been one of the best decisions I ever made in my life. Pain free, no restriction issues that I have run up against,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-14-2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,444
Posted By Big Mike 1
What time were you guys planning on?

What time were you guys planning on?
Forum: Regional forums 10-28-2009, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6,714
Views: 578,027
Posted By Big Mike 1
Anton, Nice tag. That second picture is...

Anton,
Nice tag. That second picture is definitely the kind of thing I had in mind. Looks like a great riding area. Are those really fall colors? Since I moved to SC the leaves just seem to...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Caycek, I went through the tag photos and...

Caycek,
I went through the tag photos and although there was one posted from a park near where the photo was taken, the route and travel on the opposite side of the river was a nice trip....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2009, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_ma...

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0378.jpg

This is the clue I posted yesterday, if you still want to keep it in play otherwise I understand. (still have no idea why it got...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2009, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
I posted it yesterday at noon!!! I have no idea...

I posted it yesterday at noon!!! I have no idea of where it went to. That is frustrating because it has a good clue. If you want i can try and repost it and try to find out what happened to it. If...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-27-2009, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Actually it started pouring on me just after I...

Actually it started pouring on me just after I left the house. Good thing I had preemptively put on my rain gear before I rode out.

-Mike
Forum: Regional forums 10-27-2009, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6,714
Views: 578,027
Posted By Big Mike 1
Have I mentioned, I really like this game idea....

Have I mentioned, I really like this game idea. What a great way to see other parts of the country, and maybe find that future long distance ride destination.

-Mike
Forum: Regional forums 10-27-2009, 08:37 AM
Replies: 6,714
Views: 578,027
Posted By Big Mike 1
New Tag

New Tag:

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0379.jpg

Tag Specs: A rural road heading under a bridge. (The road doesn't have to be a dirt or gravel road, but should have...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-27-2009, 07:35 AM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Tag

TAG
http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0397.jpg

The Silver City comic book shop on Knox-Abbott drive in Cayce (as seen from the backside).

-Mike
Forum: Regional forums 10-27-2009, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6,714
Views: 578,027
Posted By Big Mike 1
Tag

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0401.jpg

Not quite the scale of the previous dam, but a historic one instead.

-Mike

Do I have to wait for this to be accepted before...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-26-2009, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Yep, rode the whole road until it hit asphalt...

Yep, rode the whole road until it hit asphalt again. Did get a little squirrely in a few places where there was some fresh and slimy red clay mud. Luckily I had three wheels under me, so the biggest...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-26-2009, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Leave it to me to ride all day looking for a good...

Leave it to me to ride all day looking for a good tag only to find a place that is already in someone's file folder......:becca

Oh well, I'll have to try again.... Nice grab Caycek.

-Mike
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-26-2009, 02:15 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
New Tag

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0382.jpg

Warning: this tag is for those who like dirt and/or mud. I wouldn't try to do this on a street bike unless you have a lot of...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-26-2009, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Tag

Tag, and the mighty Ural is back in the game after some summertime repairs...

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0371.jpg

An interesting location, behind the Target store...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-25-2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 601
Views: 83,592
Posted By Big Mike 1
Jason, What you don't realize until after...

Jason,
What you don't realize until after the surgery is how much pain you had been dealing with before it. I was sitting in the hospital room the day after the surgery wondering if I was going...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-22-2009, 08:40 PM
Replies: 601
Views: 83,592
Posted By Big Mike 1
No zerk, but I did ask what the scheduled...

No zerk, but I did ask what the scheduled maintenance interval for adjustments and regreasing was, and if I needed a high temp grease....

-Mike
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-22-2009, 06:01 PM
Replies: 601
Views: 83,592
Posted By Big Mike 1
Thumb Add another voice for the great results of a hip...

Add another voice for the great results of a hip resurfacing.:clap I'm coming up on eight years this December with my metal on metal replacement. The results have been great. I'm doing more now than...
Forum: Hacks 07-01-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,788
Posted By Big Mike 1
6'6" approaching the 3 bill mark and I ride my...

6'6" approaching the 3 bill mark and I ride my Tourist daily. The key for a big guy is to get the seat customized to make it much more comfortable. I had the stock Ural bench seat reworked into...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-01-2009, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
I know where it is, in fact I have a stock...

I know where it is, in fact I have a stock picture that I took from across the parking lot to have in case I grabbed a tag and couldn't get a new one quickly. Now if everyone would just promise not...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-22-2009, 06:44 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
If only I didn't have to work tomorrow. It should...

If only I didn't have to work tomorrow. It should be a great day for a ride to the low country. Hope someone can go after this one...

-Mike
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-19-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Congrats Hughlysses, Great day for a nice...

Congrats Hughlysses,
Great day for a nice long ride.....

-Mike
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-19-2009, 01:36 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Another clue for those who requested it...

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/spanielpicture.jpg

If you look carefully, you'll find that "DUMPY" looked a lot like this...... SC natives should know this breed.

-Mike
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-19-2009, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Actually we believe that Finn (the little guy you...

Actually we believe that Finn (the little guy you see above) is an English Shepherd and not a border collie. We have done some research and talked to some breeders and they all seem to be of a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-18-2009, 12:50 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
NEW TAG - What a great day to ride....

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0341.jpg

Sorry it took me a little longer to ride to this tag, but it was so nice my rig didn't want to stop.

Clue for the new tag:...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-17-2009, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
TAG - late night stealth mission

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0333.jpg

Got home from a night out and found my earlier tag had already been claimed. Luckily, I recognized the new one as soon as I saw...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-17-2009, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
NEW TAG - Enjoy

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/Tag-o-RamaPics012.jpg

New tag just in time for a relaxing weekend ride. This historic building is named for three men including two famous...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-17-2009, 12:13 PM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Backing up my claim.

The site of the tag is General Thomas Sumter's gravesite. He was known as "the Fighting Gamecock", hence the reference in the original tag. Interesting little site, cruise through a neighborhood and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-17-2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 7,198
Views: 371,734
Posted By Big Mike 1
Tag

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q63/big_mike_mac/IMG_0313.jpg

TAG. Can anyone play this game? Now that there was a tag within range of my rig's speed capability to avoid getting bruced, I...
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2008, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 298,398
Posted By Big Mike 1
http://mr-cob.smugmug.com/photos/379245089_dXCM2-L...

http://mr-cob.smugmug.com/photos/379245089_dXCM2-L.jpg

Wait a second, is Mr. Cob washing the tour rig??? I thought that wasn't permissible in the world of foilheads. Of course I suppose if you...
Forum: Hacks 06-28-2008, 06:01 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,952
Posted By Big Mike 1
A good time was had by all, and Mr. Dunagan (Top...

A good time was had by all, and Mr. Dunagan (Top Dog's grandfather) is a true rider. It was great to get a few minutes and talk with him about his riding days including the story of the wreck he had...
Forum: Hacks 06-01-2008, 06:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,952
Posted By Big Mike 1
Scott, which way are you planning on riding down?...

Scott, which way are you planning on riding down?

-Big Mike
Forum: Hacks 05-21-2008, 12:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,952
Posted By Big Mike 1
TopDog, You never did let me know if you...

TopDog,
You never did let me know if you want me to bring my rig as a secondary vehicle so that someone else could ride along and get either pictures or video of your grandfather riding. Let me...
Forum: Hacks 05-02-2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,952
Posted By Big Mike 1
Maybe we could double up the ride and put a video...

Maybe we could double up the ride and put a video camera man in one rig getting shots of your Grandfather enjoying the ride. Just a thought. Let me know and I can meet all of you at the prearranged...
Forum: Hacks 04-30-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,952
Posted By Big Mike 1
John, I just saw the link to this message...

John,
I just saw the link to this message posted on the Soviet Steeds message board. I am located in Columbia SC and would be more than happy to help out with a ride for your grandfather. Please...
Showing results 1 to 36 of 36

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 06:08 AM.


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