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 40 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ddlewis
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Today, 05:36 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Nope. On a GSA it's like hitting a chipmunk.

Nope. On a GSA it's like hitting a chipmunk.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 07:14 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Good thinking. He could run over a deer on one of...

Good thinking. He could run over a deer on one of those and not even know it.

Hey Eddy A when's that CB coming to chester?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-26-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
With Guy on hand at least you have satisfaction...

With Guy on hand at least you have satisfaction knowing that you are REALLY screwed as you call for the trailer.. :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-25-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By ddlewis
Have to play it by ear, but I'd ride out if not...

Have to play it by ear, but I'd ride out if not booked up.

Dr650, Richmond. Subscribed...
:lurk
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-25-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Think I'm with Jeremy.. not sure how handy...

Think I'm with Jeremy.. not sure how handy generic info would be. Major systems are not really roadside-fixable these days. Newish bikes are very black-box. Good news is big stuff doesn't often...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-20-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
:lol3 I just caught this.. that's great....

:lol3
I just caught this.. that's great. Chineseum is officially my new word for monkey metal.

Hmm. XT pegs cast from melted down hotwheels cars.. Well - if you have to stand up on them, at...
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,073
Posted By ddlewis
I can live with the angular lines but the crazy...

I can live with the angular lines but the crazy headlight buckets.. that's where it all goes irreversibly wrong for me. And another vote for CB11 as best looker.

did I just join the old fart...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-19-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
The overlook is the one off 501 about 10 miles...

The overlook is the one off 501 about 10 miles south of Buena vista looking down on James. The piney spot is off panther falls near the reservoir
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-18-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Chuck and I and two other buddies on yesterdays...

Chuck and I and two other buddies on yesterdays St Paddy day ride.

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-5wd9fDZ0yQE/VQozpJ_H5FI/AAAAAAAABNA/I0YJi8b8njE/w987-h555-no/20150317_145019.jpg
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-18-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
I have cheap eBay pegs like those on my DR. They...

I have cheap eBay pegs like those on my DR. They appear cast but too heavy to be aluminum. So far they've been tough. Are you sure yours are aluminum?

OK mine are just like this,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-11-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
..sounds like prep for fly-n-ride. :ear :lurk

..sounds like prep for fly-n-ride. :ear
:lurk
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-11-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
yep in spite of the naming that old wr250F is...

yep in spite of the naming that old wr250F is much more a YZ-f than wr-r.

My good buddy had one about that year and raced B in VCHSS.. great bike but hell to start if you dump it when it's hot.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-10-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Hey chuck, nothing too much for xt. Come on and...

Hey chuck, nothing too much for xt. Come on and go. Thumper day!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-10-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Taking off work next tuesday to ride in the...

Taking off work next tuesday to ride in the mountains with a buddy from the DR650 group*. Meeting up in Amherst. Let me know if you want to go. Supposedly 65F!

*DR not required.. we will gladly...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-09-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
SMH10 bluetooth headset

The time change threw me yesterday morning re: Poes.. drinking coffee @ 8:30 when I realized it was really 9:30 so I skipped it.

Got out for a decent ride in the afternoon and the new headset...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-07-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
I plan on a run by Poe's. Would like to take a...

I plan on a run by Poe's. Would like to take a little ride too. The roads are sure to be crapped up but I'm going anyway.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-06-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Nah. Maybe not a great interstate bike, but...

Nah. Maybe not a great interstate bike, but otherwise a fine classic little UJM.

The kickstart thing.. I think it's cool too - but wonder if it would get old. Will the novelty wear off? I've...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-06-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
I am all hung up on this "new" SR. Everything...

I am all hung up on this "new" SR. Everything you wrote above applies. It's about exactly half as expensive as the CB, but equally impossible to justify. You can buy a LOT more bike than this for...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-05-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Chuck, lmao! 'ol Jersey... :rofl This...

Chuck, lmao! 'ol Jersey... :rofl

This headset I have is a Sena SMH10. I got it because it looked simple and was well reviewed everywhere I checked. Only two buttons - one regular button and the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-05-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
The bluetooth helmet headset I ordered came in -...

The bluetooth helmet headset I ordered came in - so last night I went to the garage and spent ~20 minutes putting it in..

Then I sat out there for another hour listening to music and making...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-02-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
sorry it didn't work out but glad the bottom...

sorry it didn't work out but glad the bottom hasn't dropped out of the used versys market.

Hey Chuck, what if my bike isn't actually old - just worn out and poorly maintained. Can I still get in...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-01-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Wow that is a sweet deal on that 650. I don't...

Wow that is a sweet deal on that 650. I don't trust it either. If it were closer I'd check it out though.

Since there's no riding these days I sit around and buy stuff. Ordered a Sena (smh10?)...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-26-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Know how he feels.. I'm still growling. :bluduh

Know how he feels.. I'm still growling. :bluduh
Forum: Road warriors 02-25-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By ddlewis
Airhawk pad working for me.

Airhawk pad working for me.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-23-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Yeah about the same as Eastern Beaver. Joe, the...

Yeah about the same as Eastern Beaver. Joe, the Cycle Terminal guy is in PA vs E.B. guy - Japan. He's been good to deal with, stuff is well done so I've just stuck with him.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-23-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
lol, you can't trust them! They will tell you...

lol, you can't trust them! They will tell you anything over the phone.

99% of my (~2cords) stored up wood is gone. The weekend before the snow I cut up a bunch of oddball un-splittable pieces...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-22-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
http://www.cycleterminal.com/fuse-box-kits.html ...

http://www.cycleterminal.com/fuse-box-kits.html

I've put in several of these. Only 3 circuits, but if that's all you need then it's perfect. Don't have to mount it, just tuck it anywhere. Got the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-22-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Thanks I'll look them up

Thanks I'll look them up
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-22-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
There's money and legwork in that high pipe and...

There's money and legwork in that high pipe and dirt wheels\spacer fab.. I'm a sucker for this kind of thing and think its cool. The price is not too crazy as starting point considering probably...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-21-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
I'm running out of firewood. Anybody know a good...

I'm running out of firewood. Anybody know a good place to get some? A half cord would do me. There's several people selling on CL advertising "seasoned" but you know how that is.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-20-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Usualy get it at Lowes. They have a decent sized...

Usualy get it at Lowes. They have a decent sized section of bird food/feeders.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-20-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
It was so brutal this morning I put suet out for...

It was so brutal this morning I put suet out for the birds outside my office window.. about an hour later they (birds) had found it and a group had formed. My cat was sitting on my desk watching...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-18-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
:clap Yep, there's good times ahead for the...

:clap Yep, there's good times ahead for the Powers family. Enjoy it while it lasts.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-17-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
I have a little KLX110 kid bike thats pretty fun...

I have a little KLX110 kid bike thats pretty fun in the snow. the seat is only about 20" high and it only weighs ~150, basically a toy.. with boots on the ground like outriggers you can zip around...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-16-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
that's cool, I've seen that stuff and there's...

that's cool, I've seen that stuff and there's another product too that does the same thing. wondered if they worked.

Here's a recent follow up blog on webbikeworld about bike tablet-gps....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-16-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
I've been playing with OsmAnd on my Nexus 7 in my...

I've been playing with OsmAnd on my Nexus 7 in my car. It works pretty well. The tablet screen is sometimes hard to see in sunlight (a phone is better) and the 7" might be a little big for the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-15-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
My wood pile tarp is gone. probably somewhere...

My wood pile tarp is gone. probably somewhere near Va Beach by now.

I went out early-ish this morning to get my daughter who slept over at a friends house. In the friends (flat/treeless)...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-14-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
We were just talking about that with our above...

We were just talking about that with our above ground lines and lots of trees. :uhoh Got a nice fire going in wood stove. At least we'll be warm.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-11-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
Well ok. I stand corrected, miss world travelling...

Well ok. I stand corrected, miss world travelling Belize/Guatemala fancy pants.. :D

I may travel to Hopewell this weekend, stay tuned for my report on that border crossing.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-10-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 32,678
Views: 1,975,804
Posted By ddlewis
:lurk

:lurk
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:09 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015