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Forum: Hacks 02-24-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,646
Posted By kjolly
Ural Commuter

Over the last several years IMWA has upgraded the internals - Herzog timing gears, tranny, FD - which should make the engine/drivetrain more capable of handling highway speeds. Adding fuel injection...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-23-2010, 07:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,301
Posted By kjolly
Uralling Little Roads in a Big State

http://www.kevin-jolly.com/2ndS/14AUG10/200px-Old_Texas_20.png

This was an interesting route. Old Texas 20 was a route from Hempstead, TX all the way to Alpine, TX in the 1920s. Parts of it...
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2010, 07:20 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 103,136
Posted By kjolly
Dave -- Glad to see you are ok. Take...

Dave --

Glad to see you are ok.

Take care of yourself.

Kevo
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-17-2010, 06:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 781
Posted By kjolly
Just a guess that you're not riding this on your...

Just a guess that you're not riding this on your Ural.

Looks like a blast - ride safe

Kevin
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2010, 09:19 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 32,222
Posted By kjolly
Great report! Good on you for toting the kid...

Great report! Good on you for toting the kid along - he'll remember it the rest of his life.

You can use your heel to get into and out of reverse, just push down the reverse lever - sometimes...
Forum: Hacks 05-10-2010, 02:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By kjolly
I second that list - all good folks.

I second that list - all good folks.
Forum: Hacks 05-10-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,151
Posted By kjolly
Sure - but in a year you'll be looking to sell...

Sure - but in a year you'll be looking to sell the 1125R to buy another rig - so be prepared.

Kevo
Forum: Hacks 05-04-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,776
Posted By kjolly
On the Emgo filters - if you take a pair of...

On the Emgo filters - if you take a pair of needle nosed pliers (or similar pointy, rounded, smooth implement), and ream the hole a little the "top hat" bushings will last pretty well - I get 4-5...
Forum: Ride reports 04-11-2010, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 857
Posted By kjolly
Pray for Me(at) - The Holy Smokes Tour

The area around La Grange, Texas was settled in the last half of the 19th century of Czechs, Moravians, Bohemians and Germans. And aside from excellent sausage and smoked meat these folks also...
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2010, 07:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,370
Posted By kjolly
Hey Jim -- Coopers is good - it's different...

Hey Jim --

Coopers is good - it's different from the Central texas Market BBQ - cooked hotter, more rub/spice in the flavor. The Cooper's in Llano is worth a stop - but I think they are suffering...
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2010, 06:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,370
Posted By kjolly
A Rib Too Far

A Rib Too Far

http://www.kevin-jolly.com/2ndS/03_13_10/IMG_0136.jpg

So, headed out early Saturday morning to do a BBQ run to 5 classic Central Texas BBQ joints. Central Texas BBQ is unique -...
Forum: Ride reports 12-22-2009, 06:31 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 228,100
Posted By kjolly
Verm -- As an archaeologist my view is that...

Verm --

As an archaeologist my view is that problem with modern humans and all we create is pretty simple.

For almost all of history man ate when he could, and sh*t when he wanted.
Today we...
Forum: Hacks 09-04-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 75,000
Posted By kjolly
FWIW - if the hack tire is wearing like that I...

FWIW - if the hack tire is wearing like that I would suspect the toe-in (or maybe the toe-out) for the hack is excessive - either one will cause the hack tire to scrub and wear quickly and unevenly....
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-16-2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,480
Posted By kjolly
Krauses Springs - about 40 miles west of town -...

Krauses Springs - about 40 miles west of town - good camping spots, spring-fed pool, if you're thinking you'll have trouble with the heat this is the place - you can go down and jump in the springs...
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 21,455
Posted By kjolly
Hey JB2 - Thanks - You know when I was putting...

Hey JB2 - Thanks - You know when I was putting the thing together I added quite a bit of commentary, explanation, maps, etc - but it didn't seem to fit - I ended up just leaving it Phil's words and...
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2009, 07:00 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 21,455
Posted By kjolly
You know, I look at the pictures of Phil's bike,...

You know, I look at the pictures of Phil's bike, with everything he had wrapped in a tarp strapped to the bars, and I carry more stuff back and forth to work every day than he did to ride 10,000...
Forum: Vendors 12-06-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 430
Posted By kjolly
Great ADV Xmas Present

I've Seen It All, and I Don't Mean Maybe
The journal of Phil Gooding's 1924 ride from Baltimore to Los Angeles and back.

http://www.kevin-jolly.com/moto/cover.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2008, 07:23 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 127,743
Posted By kjolly
Hey Bpeckm -- It was a blast pulling that...

Hey Bpeckm --

It was a blast pulling that stuff together - I was amazed that all the photos, the journal, the postcards and letters survived all together in one place. It's not rebuilding an R/60...
Forum: Vendors 11-28-2008, 06:18 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 54,723
Posted By kjolly
These are great coolers - well made - keep stuff...

These are great coolers - well made - keep stuff actually cold - and sized really well - they even come with a bottle opener on the zipper.

I have a 24 and a 12 - I would recommend them w/o...
Forum: Vendors 11-28-2008, 02:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 366
Posted By kjolly
ADV Ride Back in Time

An ADV Ride Back In Time
The journal of Phil Gooding's 1924 ride from Baltimore to Los Angeles and back.[/SIZE]

http://www.kevin-jolly.com/moto/cover.jpg
I've Seen It All, and I Don't Mean Maybe...
Forum: Airheads 11-26-2008, 07:14 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 127,743
Posted By kjolly
Gorgeous bike - thanks for sharing your project -

Gorgeous bike - thanks for sharing your project -
Forum: Ride reports 11-24-2008, 08:12 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 81,463
Posted By kjolly
Amazing trip - astounding pictures - excellent...

Amazing trip - astounding pictures - excellent writing - thanks for taking the time to share it.

I'm doubly impressed by the size of your kit.

Thanks again

Kevin
Forum: Ride reports 11-11-2008, 06:52 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 198,032
Posted By kjolly
And Holy of Holys - Ginny's Little Longhorn -...

And Holy of Holys - Ginny's Little Longhorn - with Dale beating out the ChickenShit Bingo on Sundays and the free chilidogs.

I was in Ginny's one Thursday (when Thursday was Dale's regular gig)...
Forum: Ride reports 11-10-2008, 02:51 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 198,032
Posted By kjolly
Verm - -- Thanks for sharing it all. ...

Verm - --

Thanks for sharing it all.

Good luck with the spigot situation - if for some bizzare reason you decamp to the pits of Tejas give a holler - plenty of room for vermlings as long as...
Forum: Ride reports 09-10-2008, 07:21 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 198,032
Posted By kjolly
Ah, crap - good luck - my spiogt was re-routed...

Ah, crap - good luck - my spiogt was re-routed to some very nice Indian fellows a few years ago - I was quite pre-occupied myself.

Take care
Forum: Ride reports 09-03-2008, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1,602
Views: 185,204
Posted By kjolly
Alex -- Welcome to the US. Ride safe and...

Alex --

Welcome to the US. Ride safe and have fun.

Thanks for letting us all share your trip

Kevin
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2008, 07:53 AM
Replies: 409
Views: 123,051
Posted By kjolly
Fantastic!

What a great trip - and excellent ride report - thanks for sharing it!
Forum: Hacks 08-29-2008, 07:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,257
Posted By kjolly
Louisiana-Texas

OK - here's one I posted from a short trip to Nachitoches, LA.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=368317
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-23-2008, 09:24 AM
Replies: 3,795
Views: 841,334
Posted By kjolly
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 21,455
Posted By kjolly
June 30, 1924 - Letter Home

Phil put a lot more info in his letters home than he did in his journal - this is one of my favorites - I just wish he had some pictures of his Indian when he roped it to a car to get down the steep...
Forum: Ride reports 08-19-2008, 07:14 AM
Replies: 439
Views: 161,261
Posted By kjolly
Excellent trip, Excellent report, Excellent...

Excellent trip, Excellent report, Excellent pictures

Ben, thanks for sharing it
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-16-2008, 07:27 AM
Replies: 814
Views: 218,489
Posted By kjolly
Fayetteville, Texas

Orsaks Cafe - Fayetteville, Texas - 2 pork chops, black eyed peas, sweet taters, tea, red velvet cake - $6.00.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-09-2008, 07:56 AM
Replies: 3,795
Views: 841,334
Posted By kjolly
Hwy 170, Presidio to Study Butte, TX

Hwy 170, Presidio to Study Butte, TX
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2008, 07:47 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 198,032
Posted By kjolly
Dang it all, Vermin, you got me leaking saline...

Dang it all, Vermin, you got me leaking saline here.

I share your feelings about these guys - I saw Ernest Tubbs once - it was sometime in the 80s - at the Golden Stallion dance hall east of San...
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2008, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1,602
Views: 185,204
Posted By kjolly
If you come through Austin, Texas, I've got a...

If you come through Austin, Texas, I've got a spare room and a bed, can cook up chili or barbeque, and you can even ask me what kind of crazy American buys a Ural.
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2008, 05:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,910
Posted By kjolly
July 24 - San Antonio, TX - Austin, TX

July 24
San Antonio, TX - Austin, TX
280km/173mi

http://www.kevin-jolly.com/rr01/rr01_d059.jpg

Well, Hurricane Dolly had come ashore during the night, and the radar showed bands of...
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2008, 05:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,545
Posted By kjolly
Eldad -- Thanks for sharing - great pictures...

Eldad --

Thanks for sharing - great pictures - great ride report!

Keep them coming!

Ride safe

Kevin
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2008, 03:45 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 21,455
Posted By kjolly
Thanks you guys - I'm glad you enjoyed it. I sure...

Thanks you guys - I'm glad you enjoyed it. I sure had a kick getting it all together.
Forum: Ride reports 08-05-2008, 06:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,910
Posted By kjolly
July 23 - Lockhart, TX - San Antonio, TX

July 23
Lockhart, TX - San Antonio, TX
150km/93mi

http://www.kevin-jolly.com/rr01/rr01_d041.jpg

Short day, Lockhart to San Antonio. Followed the alignment for the Old Spanish Trail Highway...
Forum: Ride reports 08-05-2008, 06:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,910
Posted By kjolly
Cool beans - next time I'm out in that part of...

Cool beans - next time I'm out in that part of the country I'll shout at you. I hadn't been to Laysonnes in 30 years or so - and it seemed as ratty as it was then - I couldn't tell it'd turned into a...
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