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Old 12-31-2012, 06:56 AM   #13756
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Ghost and I are thinking about a New Years Day ride to Mary's. Ummmmm. Mary's.
Time I got home I was soaked to the core...definitely colder than the morning...New guy rides pretty decent really good at recovering when he leaves the road
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Old 12-31-2012, 09:23 AM   #13757
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.New guy rides pretty decent really good at recovering when he leaves the road
It was strange to see you and feel me trying to help control his bike. Funny what the mind will allow one to see.
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Old 12-31-2012, 09:59 AM   #13758
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Talking about Chicken Fried Steaks, you need to check out Linda's Southern Kitchen located in Granbury. Right off the square , in the SE corner. They have the BEST CFS steak I have ever had. Tender, hand breaded, using only the finest meat. Truly a great CFS. The veggies and PIE are great also. Check it out.

Only open Thur- Sunday. I like Mary's CFS but the damn smoke kills me when eating there.
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Old 12-31-2012, 02:28 PM   #13759
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Tomorrow looks rideable to me. Then again, I ain't real picky. Dirt roads ought to be fun. Anybody want to go anywhere? Doesn't have to be Mary's if that is too far.
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Old 12-31-2012, 02:33 PM   #13760
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It was strange to see you and feel me trying to help control his bike. Funny what the mind will allow one to see.
New guy did great , i.e. he didn't lose it and he appeared to be having a ball riding that big bucking bronc. ;) I call that a good day.

I mentioned to him that he needs to set his sag and get his suspension dialed in. That much horsepower on that heavy a bike (Vstrom 1k) requires some subtlety that might have been missing yesterday but.... the new guy will damn sure twist the wick to the stops. And coming from me, that might mean something......;)
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Old 01-02-2013, 06:48 AM   #13761
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We have fun up north too!

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Old 01-03-2013, 07:58 AM   #13762
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Anybody still alive in here ? ? ?
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Old 01-03-2013, 09:58 AM   #13763
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Old 01-03-2013, 02:41 PM   #13764
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Looks Fun!

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We have fun up north too!

All those "ADV" bikes up North sure have funny looking bald knobbies. Very strange..
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Old 01-03-2013, 03:11 PM   #13765
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Spent new years eve day welding the axle I turned into a swingarm and attaching to leaning sidecar frame. New years day I added a shock and fender support. Now I need to mount the fender and come up with a body or mold my own.





Ended up getting to much flash and have been dealing with that, but still alive.
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Old 01-03-2013, 03:45 PM   #13766
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Cleatus. Of all the characters on our little stage, you my friend, hold a special spot. lol. Your mechanical imagination has no equal.
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Old 01-03-2013, 06:40 PM   #13767
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Hey folks, Need some fat man sized gear, any recommendations? Specifically riding pants.

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Old 01-04-2013, 07:54 AM   #13768
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Hey folks, Need some fat man sized gear, any recommendations? Specifically riding pants.

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Been looking for fat man riding pants with long legs and a removable rain liner for a long time.......good luck. Let me know if you find anything. Need 48x40, but a 38" inseam will work ! ! !
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Old 01-04-2013, 08:48 AM   #13769
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Cavemanjed, where you been hiding ?

Damn ! them are some big britches
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Old 01-04-2013, 10:23 AM   #13770
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Got super busy, out of town a lot on top of it. I haven't been able to do much lately other than peek at the forums here and there. How's the healing/rehab going? Crap I was hoping to avoid all that pesky weight loss business lol. Not to be I suppose. I'll keep my eye out anyway. Anyone riding this weekend? I might be able to make out on Sunday, weather permitting.
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