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Old 12-24-2006, 06:36 AM   #1591
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That's how it feels

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. . . And all I could think . . . was "swissh" nothing but net . . . Anyways, what I'm trying to say it was a great feeling!
I hope it takes a long time for that feeling to go away. All I have to do is look at a map while I'm sitting on mine and I get that dizzy feeling in the back of my brain . . .
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Old 12-25-2006, 03:10 PM   #1592
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here she is, without new bells and gadgets

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Old 12-25-2006, 04:34 PM   #1593
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Me & Monk up in north west Maine May 2005

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Old 12-25-2006, 08:03 PM   #1594
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Some photo's from Deal's Gap

These photo's were taken at Deals Gap during our run to Dragon's Tail in Tennessee . These photo's were taken by KILLBOY.com.

Here I am taking it fairly easy , getting use to the turns but still giving it a bit of a squirt.




Here is a bit of a scary turn . I managed to spin the rear in 3rd gear around the turn . I managed to ride it out , and just correct it in time for a GNARLY left turn.
You can actually see the black mark by the rear wheel.



My friend on his '06 640 Adventure



Some different angles

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Old 12-26-2006, 01:41 AM   #1595
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Some nice pictures of this week end...










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Old 12-28-2006, 11:17 AM   #1596
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My KaTooM...

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Old 12-28-2006, 11:23 AM   #1597
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Aurel, riding and camping in weather like that deserves more than a front page!
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Old 12-28-2006, 12:12 PM   #1598
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These photo's were taken at Deals Gap during our run to Dragon's Tail in Tennessee . These photo's were taken by KILLBOY.com.

Here I am taking it fairly easy , getting use to the turns but still giving it a bit of a squirt.




Here is a bit of a scary turn . I managed to spin the rear in 3rd gear around the turn . I managed to ride it out , and just correct it in time for a GNARLY left turn.
You can actually see the black mark by the rear wheel.


Those two picks are alternating as my desktop background, cracking pictures..
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Old 12-28-2006, 01:04 PM   #1599
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Nice pics, but you guys really need to get some decent riding boots. I prefer something that offers a bit more protection than a pair of Reebok running shoes can offer!!

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These photo's were taken at Deals Gap during our run to Dragon's Tail in Tennessee . These photo's were taken by KILLBOY.com.

Here I am taking it fairly easy , getting use to the turns but still giving it a bit of a squirt.




Here is a bit of a scary turn . I managed to spin the rear in 3rd gear around the turn . I managed to ride it out , and just correct it in time for a GNARLY left turn.
You can actually see the black mark by the rear wheel.



My friend on his '06 640 Adventure



Some different angles

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Old 12-28-2006, 06:15 PM   #1600
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Front page "All quiet in the Western Front

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Aurel, t'es pas le seul à avoir pour front page cette fresque magnifique.
Vous êtes tellement proches de l'Afrique que tu pourrais aller à Dakar et revenir en dix jours de congé.
Figures-toi que New-York - Los Angeles est du même ordre de distance.
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Old 12-28-2006, 11:11 PM   #1601
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Old 12-29-2006, 12:38 AM   #1602
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Aurel, t'es pas le seul à avoir pour front page cette fresque magnifique.
Vous êtes tellement proches de l'Afrique que tu pourrais aller à Dakar et revenir en dix jours de congé.
Figures-toi que New-York - Los Angeles est du même ordre de distance.
Maybe one day I will take part to Heroes Legend with my old XT500... who knows
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Old 12-29-2006, 08:03 AM   #1603
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Aurel, t'es pas le seul à avoir pour front page cette fresque magnifique.
Vous êtes tellement proches de l'Afrique que tu pourrais aller à Dakar et revenir en dix jours de congé.
Figures-toi que New-York - Los Angeles est du même ordre de distance.
Los Angeles vers New York est un seul voyage de deux jours pour quelques motocyclistes
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Old 12-29-2006, 08:04 AM   #1604
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Old 12-29-2006, 08:41 AM   #1605
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Paris-Dakar

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Los Angeles vers New York est un seul voyage de deux jours pour quelques motocyclistes
Paris-Dakar est un seul voyage de quatre jours pour motard pressé, une semaine pour motocyclisme touristique.
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