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Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2009, 07:33 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,814
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Just saw a '96 Triumph Trident on CL for $1595...

Just saw a '96 Triumph Trident on CL for $1595 (asking). Bone stock, looked great and having had one, I can tell you they're comfortable, solid and go like all hell. Plus, it's a pretty rare early...
Forum: Road warriors 01-18-2009, 12:58 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,677
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Won't catch me talking you out of it either....

Won't catch me talking you out of it either. Definitely at the top of my "want" shortlist. Low hp doesn't bother me with this bike at all. I run around on a 50hp R75/6 a lot and it's the funnest bike...
Forum: Airheads 01-15-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,760
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
yeah, yeah...

Like this thread needs more blathering but I'll opine nonetheless. The airhead vs. oilhead arguement always goes straight to the mechanics of the machines. Who knows? Whatever you like I say....
Forum: Ride reports 01-12-2009, 09:58 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 174,504
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Made my day. Thanks for sharing!

Made my day. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Ride reports 01-11-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 88,951
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
"Here is the first turn off the paved road...

"Here is the first turn off the paved road outside Jellico. Finally, some dirt!"

-And that's when I said "the hell with it" and turned back:wink: . Just kidding, looking forward to more.
Forum: Road warriors 01-11-2009, 01:29 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,312
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
noted how you prefer standard/naked but also had...

noted how you prefer standard/naked but also had history with Suzukis so thought I'd mention a 650 Vstrom. I saw two really nice ones (w/ desirable add-ons) go for $3250 recently. Some protection but...
Forum: Ride reports 01-10-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 76,501
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
One post & one pic...I'm in! Good luck and keep...

One post & one pic...I'm in! Good luck and keep it coming.
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2009, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,840
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Great ride and pics. It's always a cool to read...

Great ride and pics. It's always a cool to read about other's experiences here in Arkansas. Drop a line if you make it back up.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-04-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,497
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Move over

-Make room under the rock. While I thought he may be goofing, I mostly thought he was serious. As far as helmets go, as long as you're not endangering me or the general public, I don't care what you...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-02-2009, 11:31 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 23,217
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
2004 Wee

Just echoing most opinions here but yes, I'm loving mine. I just got it (one month ago) and am only 1000+ miles in but it's a damn fine bike. I was looking for something for distance riding, that was...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-01-2009, 10:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,188
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Holy Schnizz!!! I watched the jump up 4 times...

Holy Schnizz!!! I watched the jump up 4 times before I even realized he came back down. Amazing. A new superhero = SUPERBALLS!
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2008, 11:12 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 84,784
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Amazing story. Advrider rules! Thanks for such a...

Amazing story. Advrider rules! Thanks for such a great read.
Forum: Ride reports 12-14-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,908
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Pic

Maybe my favorite pic on here ever! Going to nick it for the desktop.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-11-2008, 08:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,255
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Stuff

Hotel: http://www.cosmofayetteville.com/
Cosmopolitan Hotel: 2 blocks from Dickson Street, 1/2 block from the square (which is lit up for Christmas-awesome, kids love it).

Bars: Dickson...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-03-2008, 08:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,433
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Hey, I just recently bought a 75 R75/6 that I'm...

Hey, I just recently bought a 75 R75/6 that I'm working on. I love it and I'm absolutely going to do some long distance riding with it. Go to some BMW rallies etc... No screen etc... Just secondary...
Forum: Ride reports 11-29-2008, 08:21 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 20,922
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Thanks

Thanks for an awesome report. My Scottish Grandmother (recently passed) married my G.I. Grandfather and started our family here in the US. I've always dreamt of travelling through Scotland. It looks...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,913
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
-I swear it. I don't know what unholy mix of...

-I swear it. I don't know what unholy mix of throttle, brake and clutch he used but he unwittingly found the rebel's rocket equation! The hole is repaired but the remnants of floor burnout still...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2008, 08:33 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,913
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
I'll play. When I was a kid, motorcycling was a...

I'll play. When I was a kid, motorcycling was a "no-go" with my parents. Too dangerous etc... Later, I bought my own (Yamaha Virago) and rode it. My younger brother...still living under Mom/Dad's...
Forum: Equipment 11-20-2008, 10:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,308
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
same here

I've got a First Gear pair that fit great in the waist, arse and legs but as soon as I'm on the bike, floodville. So, I bought a pair of HT overpants in "my" size and while the length is great, the...
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2008, 04:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,892
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Link to museum:...

Link to museum: http://www.route66vintageiron.com/

My BMW rims are Lesters...a popular upgrade at the time on a lot of these old airheads.
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2008, 04:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,892
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
-Well let me be the first here to say DO IT!:D

-Well let me be the first here to say DO IT!:D
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2008, 08:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,892
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
-Give it time, give it time:D

-Give it time, give it time:D
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2008, 06:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,892
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Arkansas to Miami...Oklahoma that is...

Hello again. I took a little mid-week blast from Fayetteville, AR to Miami, OK today to visit the Route 66 Vintage Iron Musuem. I was riding in Eureka Springs recently on my Triumph and a guy started...
Forum: Ride reports 11-17-2008, 10:46 PM
Replies: 977
Views: 455,241
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Prarie Doggn'

My brain is fried now but damn...great friggin' story guys. I think this little gem will live with me forever "he said he had been "Prarie Doggn' " for the better part of three hours....:lol3 " I had...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-09-2008, 10:05 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 16,350
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Thanks Doc. I've been hangin' about for a while...

Thanks Doc. I've been hangin' about for a while (not a heavy poster) but being Capt. Obvious, I just noticed this section. Anyways, I'll keep an eye out. Wade
Forum: Airheads 11-08-2008, 10:56 PM
Replies: 8,080
Views: 1,669,531
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
My new to me 75 R75/6 ...

My new to me 75 R75/6
http://i199.photobucket.com/albums/aa45/cwadeogle/bmw.jpg
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-08-2008, 08:30 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 16,350
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Fayetteville here

Wade - Fayetteville
99 Triumph Speed Triple
75 BMW R75/6
All street at this point but I ride year round. Holla.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-04-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8,557
Views: 3,473,619
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
My '75 R75/6 ...

My '75 R75/6
http://i199.photobucket.com/albums/aa45/cwadeogle/bike-8-1.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 11-04-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 634
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Election day Ozark ride-a-round

Hello all, I took my "new to me" BMW R75/6 out today for a healthy loop around the Arkansas Ozarks. It was very sunny, warm and overall a great day for a November ride. I just bought this R75/6 a...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-02-2008, 10:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,117
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
"or go black??" -You know what they say....

"or go black??"

-You know what they say. Bike looks great by the way.
Forum: Road warriors 10-25-2008, 08:29 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,366
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
There are always great exceptions that I'd be...

There are always great exceptions that I'd be happy to own but as a rule, it's Hinckley Triumphs, airhead beemers and most Guzzis that I find appealing to me.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-18-2008, 05:48 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,879
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
I've been stewing on all this multi-bike biz...

I've been stewing on all this multi-bike biz myself lately. Although I have a very well sorted '99 Speed Triple that does everything you've heard that Speed Triples do, I find myself constantly...
Forum: Road warriors 10-13-2008, 12:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,344
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Riding my Speed Triple... "Is that a...

Riding my Speed Triple...

"Is that a Triumph?" - well yeah, says so right here.

"I didn't know "they" still made Triumphs".

"I used to ride a (insert old Triumph model here) back in...
Forum: Road warriors 10-08-2008, 06:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,829
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
I had a '96 Bullet 500 as my "re-entry" bike...

I had a '96 Bullet 500 as my "re-entry" bike after not riding for years. Everything after was a massive improvement but I miss it. It was slow (but sounded good) and the brakes sucked. Also, at least...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2008, 01:05 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 22,584
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
the infamous "roadog" ...

the infamous "roadog"

http://i199.photobucket.com/albums/aa45/cwadeogle/roadog02.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 01-20-2008, 07:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 25,830
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
here's my '98 I just sold a few weeks ago. I've...

here's my '98 I just sold a few weeks ago. I've had two '98's. Both were the most trouble-free bikes I've ever had. I had adjustable Raask cafe bars on it also at one time (hurt my back). I just get...
Forum: Road warriors 01-18-2008, 07:17 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,496
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
Just sold my beloved TBird a few weeks ago. Daddy...

Just sold my beloved TBird a few weeks ago. Daddy is sorry...come home.
http://i199.photobucket.com/albums/aa45/cwadeogle/DSC03333.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-08-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,057
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
here in Arkansas (at least NWA), it's so simple...

here in Arkansas (at least NWA), it's so simple I'm not sure it proves anything. When I did mine (7 years ago), I took a written test (18 questions I think) and then the guy told me to drive to the...
Forum: Ride reports 11-24-2007, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 991
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
a1fa-yeah, 123 is awesome. I couldn't believe my...

a1fa-yeah, 123 is awesome. I couldn't believe my luck at being able to hit it completely alone that day. Awesome.

Zecatfish-I've ridden the pig trail many times. You're right, it's fantastic....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2007, 03:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,663
Posted By yrfuneralmytrial
If she likes a traditional looking bike, I'll...

If she likes a traditional looking bike, I'll suggest the Triumph Bonneville.

"The salesman who sold your friend the yammy should have one shoved up his ass"

-Totally agree. I had a young guy...
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