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Old 11-20-2012, 08:26 AM   #15256
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A good carpenter doesn't blame his tools.
Spot on. A good carpenter makes sure his tools are sharp and in good repair. He doesn't keep wasting his time with a dull hand saw that will wear him out, or a frayed cord on a power sander that could electrocute him.

Good carpenters don't like working with bad ones. I've ridden with guys with bald tires & bikes in poor repair. If they are consistently holding up the group because they require constant attention, then I no longer invite them along on rides. I spend way too much time and $$ preparing for rides to have my time wasted by those that don't.
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Old 11-20-2012, 09:04 AM   #15257
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Good carpenters don't like working with bad ones. I've ridden with guys with bald tires & bikes in poor repair. If they are consistently holding up the group because they require constant attention, then I no longer invite them along on rides. I spend way too much time and $$ preparing for rides to have my time wasted by those that don't.
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Old 11-20-2012, 11:45 AM   #15258
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Spot on. He doesn't keep wasting his time with a dull hand saw that will wear him out, or a frayed cord on a power sander that could electrocute him.
Is this why you are upgrading from a KLR to an SE?



er... and since this is a pitcher thread...

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Old 11-20-2012, 01:04 PM   #15259
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Is this why you are upgrading from a KLR to an SE?



er... and since this is a pitcher thread...

Somewhere in Idaho/Montana
Shhhhh..... It's not a done deal yet. I don't want to alienate my KLR "friends" quite yet. After all, I will still need to sell the old bike in the spring.
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Old 11-20-2012, 02:18 PM   #15260
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Flashback to my West coast trip.....



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Old 11-20-2012, 02:19 PM   #15261
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Flashback to my West coast trip.....
That trip sucked......


It was way to short!

When can we do it again????
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Old 11-20-2012, 02:22 PM   #15262
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Who says you need to be able to get BOTH feet down to ride a 950 offroad..... Just don't stop!





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Old 11-20-2012, 02:35 PM   #15263
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Who says you need to be able to get BOTH feet down to ride a 950 offroad..... Just don't stop!
So THAT'S the secret! Now, why didn't I think of that?
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Old 11-20-2012, 05:11 PM   #15264
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Flashback to my West coast trip.....

Love.that.pic!!!
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Old 11-20-2012, 07:54 PM   #15265
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How do you make a HOG look like a piglet???

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Old 11-20-2012, 11:40 PM   #15266
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Odd duck at Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI.

How do you make a HOG look like a piglet???

Olive Drab Green in a sea of chrome.

I'll not soon forget the words of the GS1200 rider that we met on the WABDR.
"Yes we saw some other bikes, two KTMs and.....I don't know WHAT the hell that other bike was!!"

"Was it green?" I asked?
GS dood: "Yes. What the fuck was it?"....,...
......"AWD?, really?.....damn"
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Old 11-21-2012, 10:19 AM   #15267
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Old 11-21-2012, 08:26 PM   #15268
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Old 11-22-2012, 10:29 AM   #15269
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Odd duck at Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI.

How do you make a HOG look like a piglet???



One of these things is not like the others...
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Old 11-22-2012, 03:48 PM   #15270
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One of these things is not like the others...
Yeah,it's the ONLY one worth riding/owning.
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