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Forum: Americas 09-15-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,148
Posted By aplscrambles
We are currently in Richfield, ut. things have...

We are currently in Richfield, ut. things have gone well except for a couple of minor occurences in the last day or so, but all is well now. totally dropped the ball on rerouting around the canyon...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-04-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 595,667
Posted By aplscrambles
Anyone have any luck getting the AMA discount...

Anyone have any luck getting the AMA discount activating a gen3? Accidentally bought a gen2 then spot tells me they wont give me any discounts since it is a "discounted" model, so I returned it to...
Forum: Americas 09-01-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,148
Posted By aplscrambles
T-9 days to departure, both stoked and nervous. ...

T-9 days to departure, both stoked and nervous. Gear, lists, everything has been checked and re-checked. New, larger luggage showing up tomorrow, hopefully that will go well. Still have to have...
Forum: Americas 08-25-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,148
Posted By aplscrambles
I think I've read some of you and Bigwan's RRs...

I think I've read some of you and Bigwan's RRs before. Good stuff! IIRC we've budgeted 11 days CO to OR., we will re-route more than some if time becomes and issue do to bike shipment back home and...
Forum: Americas 08-25-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,148
Posted By aplscrambles
(kristinapressley's husband here)--Thanks all for...

(kristinapressley's husband here)--Thanks all for the info. Have been planning the trip for nearly a year, since my E TAT trip, and have read so many RR's I feel like I know every twist, turn, pebble...
Forum: Americas 08-23-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 353
Posted By aplscrambles
Who's on the TAT next month?

Been planning a W. TAT trip since last year when I did the E portion, riding partner just backed out, so my wife steps in. She is between jobs right now, so it looks like 2 up partial TAT ride...
Forum: Vendors 08-12-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 161,669
Posted By aplscrambles
Just placed an order for a stand for an upcoming...

Just placed an order for a stand for an upcoming TAT trip, looking forward to getting it and checking it out!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-30-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Friend of mine had an sxv (sumo version) 4.5. ...

Friend of mine had an sxv (sumo version) 4.5. That thing was nuts. Can only imagine the power of the 5.5. Seen a dozen or so for sale in the last 6-8 yrs since they came out. This is the highest...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-15-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Understood. Have a better grasp now of why some...

Understood. Have a better grasp now of why some of you took such interest in his post. Not convinced MSF classes save lives, but definitely understand the military taking precautions to reduce...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-15-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
I usually wouldn't get involved in something like...

I usually wouldn't get involved in something like this, but I actually agree with the above. Not very familiar with military policy except now I've learned you have to have MSF training and wear...
Forum: Americas 03-30-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,317
Posted By aplscrambles
Gist of it looks to me like mid 50s most places,...

Gist of it looks to me like mid 50s most places, down to about freezing on the high passes, with little chance of snow amounting to anything. About what I figured. Worst case, I'm prepared that one...
Forum: Americas 03-26-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,317
Posted By aplscrambles
Yes. and my riding partner on a 07 Tiger....

Yes. and my riding partner on a 07 Tiger. Couldn't agree more. We will be more than thorough with maintenance on ours. Mark's tiger chewed all the teeth off his sprocket and both our batteries died...
Forum: Americas 03-26-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,317
Posted By aplscrambles
Ok. That is exactly what we're shooting for at...

Ok. That is exactly what we're shooting for at the moment. Leaving either the 1st or 2nd week of Sept., and then 2 days to get to Trinidad. Not too concerned about it being late in the season, as...
Forum: Americas 03-25-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,317
Posted By aplscrambles
Myself and a riding partner will be riding the...

Myself and a riding partner will be riding the western portion starting early September. Leaving central NC and slabbing over two days' time to most likely hit the trail at Trinidad, CO. Try to...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-25-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Ding Ding Ding we have a winner. TTR 225 or...

Ding Ding Ding we have a winner. TTR 225 or maybe 250. Far cry from a yz. Air cooled and down, oh, about 25 hp.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-24-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Something's kinda funky about this yz :scratch ...

Something's kinda funky about this yz :scratch

http://greensboro.craigslist.org/mcy/4390643543.html

http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j214/Pressley10r/notyz_zpsb06c65d4.jpg...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-24-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Definitely. Bike is way too nice to be owned by...

Definitely. Bike is way too nice to be owned by someone that dumb. He is just messing with all the dumb f***s on craigslist. It's probably not even really for sale. :lol3
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-20-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Behold, the future of our fair country. :fpalm

Behold, the future of our fair country. :fpalm
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-01-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 2,203
Views: 159,346
Posted By aplscrambles
Yea it was pretty fun. Only did a small portion....

Yea it was pretty fun. Only did a small portion. I was just showing a friend where it was. Its been a couple years since I've ridden all the way to rock house. I was on a exc or dr or something....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-28-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Holy Christ. That was a disaster in the making. ...

Holy Christ. That was a disaster in the making. Good thing she sold it.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-28-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 2,203
Views: 159,346
Posted By aplscrambles
Did a fun loop last weekend on my strom,...

Did a fun loop last weekend on my strom, including, Globe rd, old 90, BMB, maple sally, Waterfalls, Richlands etc.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-28-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 890
Views: 41,579
Posted By aplscrambles
Lots, if you are willing to ride up toward the...

Lots, if you are willing to ride up toward the Lenoir, brown mtn., blowing rock area.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-26-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
Definite scam with the odd price, see it all the...

Definite scam with the odd price, see it all the time on CL.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-14-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 22,899
Posted By aplscrambles
I'm not sure I want to get together for your type...

I'm not sure I want to get together for your type of "riding"! :eek1
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-11-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 22,899
Posted By aplscrambles
Im curious what the rest of the central NC folks...

Im curious what the rest of the central NC folks are up to these days too... I've done too much racing in the last couple years to do much dual sporting, but I'm up for a ADv type ride on my strom...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-11-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,280
Posted By aplscrambles
Jeans, Cortech vented light colored jacket, all...

Jeans, Cortech vented light colored jacket, all vents open on helmet, sidi vertigo air boots. There's not much you can do when its 90 with high humidity down here....But I work outside 50 hrs/week...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-08-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,038
Posted By aplscrambles
My thoughts are with you and yours today. Wish...

My thoughts are with you and yours today. Wish you guys strength and comfort through the day today.
Forum: Americas 02-04-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 16,950
Posted By aplscrambles
Myself and my riding pal are getting our selves...

Myself and my riding pal are getting our selves and bikes ready. As of right now, we've made a couple adjustments. Due to constraints of-you guessed it- time and money, we will likely be leaving NC...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-20-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 688
Posted By aplscrambles
Central NC, eh? I will keep my eyes and ears...

Central NC, eh? I will keep my eyes and ears peeled. When did this happen and where?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-20-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,038
Posted By aplscrambles
My sympathies Joe, don't think I met your father...

My sympathies Joe, don't think I met your father at the rally I attended, but if he was anything like you, I'm sure he was a great fellow. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
Forum: Racing 01-18-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 59,744
Posted By aplscrambles
Likely would've won, just as he would've...

Likely would've won, just as he would've certainly won in Baja. KTM will never be able to replace him. He was destined for great things.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-16-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 108,466
Posted By aplscrambles
This one gave me a good chuckle this AM. ...

This one gave me a good chuckle this AM.

http://greensboro.craigslist.org/mcy/4279508608.html

http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j214/Pressley10r/tapout_zps9a7695b0.jpg...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 41,579
Posted By aplscrambles
Have heard of that place, never been there. ...

Have heard of that place, never been there. Brick oven pizza and a good beer selection? Now we're talking. Don't think I could make the ride, but I'll try to do 4pm.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,491
Posted By aplscrambles
Got a speeding ticket on a bike in VA back in 07....

Got a speeding ticket on a bike in VA back in 07. Was paying state farm dearly for that up until last year when my rates finally went back to normal. Never again. I stay out of VA and have my fun in...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 8,305
Posted By aplscrambles
Wish they would bring back the enduro. Had a...

Wish they would bring back the enduro. Had a blast a couple years ago. Some great trails/riding/terrain down there.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 41,579
Posted By aplscrambles
I'll try, depending on when and where.

I'll try, depending on when and where.
Forum: Americas 01-01-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 16,950
Posted By aplscrambles
Me and my riding partner will be on a Wee and a...

Me and my riding partner will be on a Wee and a Tiger respectively. Though we are adept dirt bike riders, we have already come to terms with the possibility of re-routing if we have a problem. I...
Forum: Americas 12-16-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,584
Posted By aplscrambles
So you ride the same terrain as DAKAR and SCORE...

So you ride the same terrain as DAKAR and SCORE events at similar avg speeds? Hell no I'm not saying your slow! I'm assuming you must be a current or former desert racer. What do they say at tech...
Forum: Americas 12-16-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,584
Posted By aplscrambles
Fair enough. It probably depends on size/weight...

Fair enough. It probably depends on size/weight of bike, power output, riding style etc. My definition of aired down is lower than 20 psi, so I think we're on a different page to start with. I...
Forum: Americas 12-13-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,584
Posted By aplscrambles
Don't forget rimlocks, now I think we have 2...

Don't forget rimlocks, now I think we have 2 bizarre comments saying no rimlocks.

BTW--guys running no rimlocks, let us know how that works out for you in rocks and sand when you have to air...
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