ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Fluff > Shiny things
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rating: Thread Rating: 13 votes, 5.00 average. Display Modes
Old 02-05-2013, 08:20 PM   #46
a1fa
Riding Nomad™
 
a1fa's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2006
Location: Arkansas
Oddometer: 13,683
dogs face speaks a thousand barks! congratulations on the little one!
__________________
Learn to ride. Ride to learn.
a1fa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2013, 10:15 PM   #47
Abenteuerfahrer
Deaf on Wheels
 
Abenteuerfahrer's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2007
Location: Leland, North Carolina, USA
Oddometer: 2,287
Aye..congrats on the little one. Wife looks happy; all is happy!

By the way the wheels need to be 16" 'ers. Was at GoWesty today in Los Osos, CA. They got tons of Vanagons, EuroVans...mostly EVC's.( http://www.gowesty.com/vehicle_sales.php). Parts and accessories are $$$$....I've been told that "What GoWesty wants, GoWesty gets". Looking for either 8-10' Fiamma awning. Anyone got a used one .



cheers
Abenteuerfahrer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 07:46 AM   #48
George Papadopolis
between
 
George Papadopolis's Avatar
 
Joined: Jun 2005
Location: Neverland
Oddometer: 8,891
Congrats, having daughters rocks (2 for me)!
__________________
“All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.”
― Francis of Assisi
George Papadopolis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 08:27 AM   #49
Xtremjeepn OP
Motorhead!
 
Xtremjeepn's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2008
Location: SaddleRock, Colorado
Oddometer: 1,899
Thanks guys She is the sole reason I did the Eurovan project. Before her my wife and I traveled all over the country on our motorcycles. We don't want to stop traveling and want to include our daughter. So until she is old enough to ride on the back she gets the Eurovan.



.....don't worry.....our motorcycles are not leaving the mix! Wife loves her bikes too much
__________________
06 KTM 950 Adventure(The Fainting Goat)
FOR SALE 02 F650GS DAKAR
Xtremjeepn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 09:24 AM   #50
Mrmerlin
K1300S fast as shi..
 
Mrmerlin's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Philly PA
Oddometer: 328
Cole congratulations on your new daughter,
I hope that she grows up being as adventuresome as you and your wife are!
Mrmerlin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 12:45 PM   #51
Xtremjeepn OP
Motorhead!
 
Xtremjeepn's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2008
Location: SaddleRock, Colorado
Oddometer: 1,899
Laugh

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mrmerlin View Post
Cole congratulations on your new daughter,
I hope that she grows up being as adventuresome as you and your wife are!
Boy, I hope so, otherwise she may have a hard time keeping up
__________________
06 KTM 950 Adventure(The Fainting Goat)
FOR SALE 02 F650GS DAKAR
Xtremjeepn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 01:13 PM   #52
rawdog
Studly Adventurer
 
rawdog's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2008
Oddometer: 807
Sweet!
rawdog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 07:10 PM   #53
selaznog
Avoiding pavement
 
Joined: Aug 2007
Location: Rt 66 & The Rio Grande
Oddometer: 2,802
Congrats on your daughter. I have one too, and a eurovan. I'm pretty sure I responded to your Craigslist ad trying to get seat rails. I finally found some, so my project gets going again with new carpet next week when they arrive. Btw, Evs will easily tow a couple of bikes or a smaller dual sport on a hitch carrier. Also, when you camp with moto friends they will all want to hang out in your "living room."
selaznog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 07:41 PM   #54
Xtremjeepn OP
Motorhead!
 
Xtremjeepn's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2008
Location: SaddleRock, Colorado
Oddometer: 1,899
Thumb

Quote:
Originally Posted by selaznog View Post
Congrats on your daughter. I have one too, and a eurovan. I'm pretty sure I responded to your Craigslist ad trying to get seat rails. I finally found some, so my project gets going again with new carpet next week when they arrive. Btw, Evs will easily tow a couple of bikes or a smaller dual sport on a hitch carrier. Also, when you camp with moto friends they will all want to hang out in your "living room."


__________________
06 KTM 950 Adventure(The Fainting Goat)
FOR SALE 02 F650GS DAKAR
Xtremjeepn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2013, 11:22 AM   #55
RocketJohn
Hook em' Horns!
 
RocketJohn's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2002
Location: Denver Metro
Oddometer: 11,330
Congrats on the kiddo Cole!

RocketJohn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2013, 11:34 AM   #56
Xtremjeepn OP
Motorhead!
 
Xtremjeepn's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2008
Location: SaddleRock, Colorado
Oddometer: 1,899
Laugh

Quote:
Originally Posted by RocketJohn View Post
Congrats on the kiddo Cole!

Thanks she is super cute!

Might take her to breakfast club Saturday
__________________
06 KTM 950 Adventure(The Fainting Goat)
FOR SALE 02 F650GS DAKAR
Xtremjeepn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2013, 11:49 AM   #57
jerdog53
Banned
 
jerdog53's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2007
Location: 80122
Oddometer: 4,687
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xtremjeepn View Post
Thanks she is super cute!
That is the proper response
jerdog53 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2013, 08:54 AM   #58
bassogap
Haulin' the kids around
 
bassogap's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2005
Location: King Co, WA
Oddometer: 1,341
Couple years ago, I was driving in France with my brother-in-law (he lives there)...new EV near us on the autoroute...he points and says, "See that VW? It's a new one."

"Yeah. You know we can't get them back home. You know mine's an '01."

"That one's a turbo diesel."

"Crap. Seriously?"

"6sp, too."

"You're trying to make the pain last, aren't you?"
bassogap is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2013, 08:58 AM   #59
Xtremjeepn OP
Motorhead!
 
Xtremjeepn's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2008
Location: SaddleRock, Colorado
Oddometer: 1,899
Yep, they are everywhere in other parts of the world. With much more desirable drive trains too! 6 speed, Turbo Diesel, 4x4, etc.

Not cheap(new) in the other countries though.
__________________
06 KTM 950 Adventure(The Fainting Goat)
FOR SALE 02 F650GS DAKAR
Xtremjeepn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2013, 04:50 PM   #60
dlearl476
Two-bit Throttle Bum
 
dlearl476's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2005
Location: Upstate Manhattan
Oddometer: 23,287
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mrmerlin View Post
Thanks for your kind thoughts
Don't listen to him. He probably thinks Guards Red is a cool color. We know better.





1 of 2. Wow. I was filled with pride every time a " Porsche guy" asked me if my light green metallic SC had original paint.

And now back to your regularly scheduled Eurovan thread.
__________________
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace" - Jimi Hendrix

Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich by promising to protect each from the other. -- Oscar Ameringer
dlearl476 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 02:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014