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Forum: Face plant 12-24-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 266,140
Posted By bugfnnuts
Ya know, every time this gets bumped I waver...

Ya know, every time this gets bumped I waver between chucklling at the ridiculousness of the whole thing and breaking out in a cold sweat.

To answer the question asked awhile back I'm doing well....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-11-2009, 10:14 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,104
Posted By bugfnnuts
Bugwife and I are tentatively scheduled to head...

Bugwife and I are tentatively scheduled to head out early on the morning of the 20th. From of all places....Woodland Park. Plan on riding Friday afternoon.

We will come back on Sunday evening.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-28-2009, 07:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By bugfnnuts
We've got maybe a foot to 16" here. Still coming...

We've got maybe a foot to 16" here. Still coming down hard and steady.

The WR is now ready to ride and this hits.

They're calling 60's for the weekend so maybe it will melt off......hey, a guy...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-27-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,041
Posted By bugfnnuts
Ummmmmmm........errrrrrr.......it could be me. ...

Ummmmmmm........errrrrrr.......it could be me.

I didn't get a new bike.....but........

I am just finishing a complete tear down to the frame and rebuild of the WR. It was supposed to be ready...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-26-2009, 09:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By bugfnnuts
Sitting here about 4-500' above 717 I can say we...

Sitting here about 4-500' above 717 I can say we got 7". It snowed till just past dark.

High 30's and 40's today so it's gonna get sloppy.

Too bad too because I finally got the 450 back...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-23-2009, 08:28 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By bugfnnuts
We got about 8" up here between Woodland Park and...

We got about 8" up here between Woodland Park and Divide. I'm thinking you need to be below 8k in this area.

Bug
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-20-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 19,150
Posted By bugfnnuts
Don't get me wrong. I think it's a great idea....

Don't get me wrong. I think it's a great idea. Throwing TSD into the mix will add more mental gymnastics to the fun.

This town seems pretty fun for the time I've been here. If I can help with...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-20-2009, 02:31 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 19,150
Posted By bugfnnuts
That could work but what is the penalty for being...

That could work but what is the penalty for being faster than the bogey time?

I mean, we can slap their wrists but they prolly won't care much. The individuals can decide how to ride and what they...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-20-2009, 02:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,185
Posted By bugfnnuts
I've been using the blue gel type Loctite. It...

I've been using the blue gel type Loctite. It comes in what looks like a large lipstick tube. Simply dab it on. No drips.

I loctite everything and some even get safety wire on top of that. If I...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-20-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 19,150
Posted By bugfnnuts
We most definitely want it to NOT be a race. ...

We most definitely want it to NOT be a race.

It is simply a training ride so people can get an idea of how a road book works, how to mark one up, what to look for, what is important and what might...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 19,150
Posted By bugfnnuts
How the hell do you end up going to my home town....

How the hell do you end up going to my home town. The place I just moved from on the first weekend I can ride. Youuuuuuuuuu bastard.

Ok, sorry for the loss. Riding can wait.

Check yer Pm's....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 19,150
Posted By bugfnnuts
YOU will get a "special book" :evil And I...

YOU will get a "special book" :evil

And I do mean Special.

Death Valley is good but you better know what the hell yer doing first.

My WR will be back together this weekend. Bugwife's 150r...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2009, 05:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,306
Posted By bugfnnuts
White Rim is a piece of cake on a big bike. ...

White Rim is a piece of cake on a big bike.

Chicken corners is too.

I have only been UP Rose Garden hill on a 450. It pretty much kicked my ass. That bitch had been torn to shit from Jeep Week...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2009, 05:15 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 19,150
Posted By bugfnnuts
Yabut If I'm gonna take the time to teach...

Yabut

If I'm gonna take the time to teach you then you at least need to try it out:D

My thought was it would be road book training. A little bike and other issues that are somewhat pertinent...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-19-2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 19,150
Posted By bugfnnuts
Hmmmmmm Seein as how I live in WP and am...

Hmmmmmm


Seein as how I live in WP and am just getting the WR back in riding shape. I guess I'll have to see how I can helps.

Any interest in a Dakar training session? We could do up a mini...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-28-2009, 12:49 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,438
Posted By bugfnnuts
I saw that story last week and it cracked me up....

I saw that story last week and it cracked me up. Bugwife is a vet and we have the discussion fairly often that the so called bad breeds give here less trouble than the little ones. She says she has...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-28-2009, 10:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 598
Posted By bugfnnuts
I missed the pavement part The ride up to...

I missed the pavement part

The ride up to Hurrah pass is easy groomed dirt for the most part with some rock shelf type stuff towards the top. Switch backs but no ledges to climb or technical stuff...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-27-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 598
Posted By bugfnnuts
If you are on a big ADV bike White Rim ...

If you are on a big ADV bike

White Rim

Chicken Corners / which includes Hurrah Pass

Kane Creek out to the big climb and back

Onion Creek. Turn right at the end and you can come out on...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-24-2009, 10:27 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,518
Posted By bugfnnuts
Sleeting right now above WP. Haven't seen PP in...

Sleeting right now above WP. Haven't seen PP in days. I assume it is still there.:D

About 4-5" accumulation over the past 3 days @9k'. WP got a little bit less. Looks like it will melt off by...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-23-2009, 12:53 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,374
Posted By bugfnnuts
Been coming down off and mostly on all morning ...

Been coming down off and mostly on all morning in WP. What a way to spend my 3rd week in CO.

One Elk behind the house and one Deer Buck just standing next to the truck when I went to leave this...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-21-2009, 05:38 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,374
Posted By bugfnnuts
Still snowing like a mofo here above WP. Pikes...

Still snowing like a mofo here above WP. Pikes Peak calling for up to 3' tonight.

Wouldn't you know it. Last weekend I get maps and start planning my assault on the trails from here to hell and...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-21-2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By bugfnnuts
Fred is great. If he likes you. I have seem him...

Fred is great. If he likes you. I have seem him be a real dick to dicks in his shop.

Has always been nothing but great for me when I needed a broke part that he had on hand or needed overnighted. ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-21-2009, 10:39 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,374
Posted By bugfnnuts
Here at 9200' we got about a half inch of that...

Here at 9200' we got about a half inch of that white crap on the truck.

Still coming down pretty good. Had thunder with it just a little while ago.

I was told when I moved here to expect 2-3...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-15-2009, 10:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 944
Posted By bugfnnuts
Any interest

around here in getting together on a regular basis?

In Stl I rode with the MSTA. We had a weekly dinner at a diner that moved around each week. Someone would come up with an idea for a place....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-15-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,044
Posted By bugfnnuts
Hell, make it six. Bugwife and I would love to...

Hell, make it six. Bugwife and I would love to find other couples who ride. Be warned though that she doesn't screw around when it comes to riding. My cracked headlight from her roost is evidence of...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-15-2009, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,044
Posted By bugfnnuts
You are a very lucky man. Bugwife is the...

You are a very lucky man.

Bugwife is the exact same way.

One day #2 son and I are out at the riding area and she stops by (we weren't married yet). She hops on #2 sons xr80 and proceeds to...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-14-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 944
Posted By bugfnnuts
Bastards

Bastards
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-14-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 944
Posted By bugfnnuts
We are between WP and Divide off Edlowe Rd. This...

We are between WP and Divide off Edlowe Rd. This snow stuff and weather changes are cool as hell to an Ozark boy. Fortunately Bugwife and I like it all.

Hayduke, I have some work to do on the Wr...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-14-2009, 11:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 944
Posted By bugfnnuts
I can tell you the leaves are already turning....

I can tell you the leaves are already turning. The Aspens around the house and at higher altitudes are beautiful right now. We climbed Mt. Elbert on Friday and it was incredible looking back over...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-14-2009, 10:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 944
Posted By bugfnnuts
Now at 9,236'

Yup, Bugwife and I made a major life decision over the past 6 months that has ended at over 9k' between Woodland Park and Divide with a bitchin view of Pikes Peak and the Fox (anskimal kind) that...
Forum: Racing 06-07-2009, 10:49 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 87,320
Posted By bugfnnuts
You are cracking me up. Did you seriously bring...

You are cracking me up. Did you seriously bring racism into this? What a maroon.

You sir, are quite out of your league. You also appear to be somewhat lacking in understanding of what the Dakar...
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2009, 10:37 AM
Replies: 760
Views: 280,803
Posted By bugfnnuts
If it was back in Africa I might consider it on a...

If it was back in Africa I might consider it on a 450. But I really wanted to get another go this time on a 690. I mean I thought a 525 would be fast. Then I learned I wanted to go really fast.
...
Forum: Racing 06-06-2009, 07:34 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 87,320
Posted By bugfnnuts
A 450 just isn't fun for this type of thing. I...

A 450 just isn't fun for this type of thing. I rode the 525 and was wishing for more power. Remember, it isn't just stages, you have to ride liasons too. It is certainly doable on a 450 but it isn't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-21-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,482
Posted By bugfnnuts
Shoulda asked if he was texting ahead for a...

Shoulda asked if he was texting ahead for a wrecker.

What an asshat. People never cease to amaze me. Bugwife and I were two up headed for dinner one Friday evening. In the right lane was a red...
Forum: Face plant 05-21-2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,235
Posted By bugfnnuts
Their place is somewhere around Palm Beach. I've...

Their place is somewhere around Palm Beach. I've been there buy couldn't tellya zactly where. Sam and his wife praised the medical staff. They said from the EMT's on up everyone was exceptionally...
Forum: Face plant 05-18-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,235
Posted By bugfnnuts
Alrighty then. I found out the whole scoop. ...

Alrighty then. I found out the whole scoop.


One thing is ole Sam is worth a lot more money dead than alive. A LOT more. Yet friendship and true love saved him.............or they didn't find out...
Forum: Face plant 05-14-2009, 05:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,235
Posted By bugfnnuts
:rofl I hear ya but it was an artifical...

:rofl

I hear ya but it was an artifical curve in a subdivision, unless,...........unless that worthless fucker is lying and crashed in a straight line.

I'll press him on it tomorrow.:deal...
Forum: Face plant 05-14-2009, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,235
Posted By bugfnnuts
No, it wasn't as spectacular or romantic as...

No, it wasn't as spectacular or romantic as crashing in the desert. He couldn't wait to call me when he got home. I accused him of having crash envy and that he really didn't need to keep up with me...
Forum: Face plant 05-14-2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,235
Posted By bugfnnuts
Toyotas and scooters.....Oh my

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Forum: Ride reports 05-04-2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,485
Posted By bugfnnuts
Get some knobblies on it like Tom Cruise Triumphs...

Get some knobblies on it like Tom Cruise Triumphs in Mission Impossible.

You'll be rock'n it.:rofl

Good on ya for going for it.:clap

Bug

Ps How long did it take to get all the mud out?
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