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  1. Electronic rodent chasers!

    Electronic rodent chasers!
  2. Again, the thing to keep in mind if you live in a...

    Again, the thing to keep in mind if you live in a Helmet Law State: If you travel on a MC to a non-Helmet Law state and are involved in a collision while not wearing a helmet, your insurer is not...
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    My thought was that perhaps the nut rode with the...

    My thought was that perhaps the nut rode with the drain plug into the engine at the last oil change and was a piece of debris.

    Am I correct in assuming that the only 10mm nut inside the engine...
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    Part of the tie down kit I carry in a small bag...

    Part of the tie down kit I carry in a small bag is a fork/handlebar kit that attaches to regular tie down straps that go onto the forks. Cost $20 at most shops. Strap over the seat in back.

    I...
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    Kirstie Alley was on Tonight Show some time back...

    Kirstie Alley was on Tonight Show some time back and commented that she loved to ride on HD motorcycles above a certain size because of the special vibration involved. Not going any further down...
  6. Same story, different victim of RMS.:banghead ...

    Same story, different victim of RMS.:banghead

    Is the MOA listening to this one? Somehow RMS have managed to avoid several instances of irate customers being elevated to mediation by MOA customer...
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    When a MC has a safety issue, one, maybe two...

    When a MC has a safety issue, one, maybe two people/vehicles are at risk. When a truck violates one, there are usually several and will involve many more.

    Add to that the fact that OTR is...
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    Off. Centerstand. Don't care about the time...

    Off. Centerstand. Don't care about the time involved. Biggest problem is that I can't see the hole with the lid facing me when sitting on the bike (1150 gs) and I don't want to wear Eau de Exxon...
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    Rode my 1150 GS to work today (10 mi). Fleece...

    Rode my 1150 GS to work today (10 mi). Fleece hood inside the helmet was OK, but rode up leaving me with a feeling like an ice cold spike pressing into my forehead.:hungover Then there was the...
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    as jumpy as a frog in a sack. (had never heard...

    as jumpy as a frog in a sack.

    (had never heard that one before until last night on a rockumentary)
  11. I-5 in Oregon is a prime example. :sick It...

    I-5 in Oregon is a prime example. :sick It tends to make those traveling faster stay in the left lane at all times. When someone does want to pull out of the right lane, you have to have room to...
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    Which is why freestyle wrestling was...

    Which is why freestyle wrestling was discontinued. Makes me wonder if HS and college athletics will continue to sponsor the sport since the olympics no longer have it.:scratch
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    The plane came in because the tour bus the...

    The plane came in because the tour bus the performers were using had no heat...in early February. Currently it's 8 below here in central NE and colder in Storm Lake IA. I'd have opted for the...
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    Course, on a slightly happy note, my mom's...

    Course, on a slightly happy note, my mom's birthday is today... and yes, she did read the papers the day the music died.
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    Sorry but when you said "Going Darkside" I...

    Sorry but when you said "Going Darkside" I assumed you meant HD. :brow The running gag in a CMA group I belong to is the number of folks who have switched from everything else to HD. Me, I guess I'm...
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    As with Jesse Ventura, you never had to guess...

    As with Jesse Ventura, you never had to guess where he stood on a topic. Not always easy to deal with, but brutally honest.
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    Having ridden an EG, I can say that the wind drag...

    Having ridden an EG, I can say that the wind drag beyond the bars is pretty intense and extending your hand any further risks it being drug back further than intended. Not sure if that's it or if...
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    The early, un-requited love affair began in 1986...

    The early, un-requited love affair began in 1986 in Cape Cod, MA. While at a bus garage getting our bus fixed, a 72 R75/2 was sitting for sale in the shop for $250. From that moment on I wanted a...
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    twas 61 yesterday afternoon in central NE, this...

    twas 61 yesterday afternoon in central NE, this morning 3 and my TDI car says "I don't think so...go back to bed!"
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    I have contributed and been blessed by free stuff...

    I have contributed and been blessed by free stuff on the ADVRider site several times. One never knows when that 15 year old doohickey will make someone's day.

    +1
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    Thank you, Paul. I haven't wanted to try to...

    Thank you, Paul. I haven't wanted to try to call, not knowing if calling Ontario would count as international. Hoping that they would respond to email since they have an email addy on their site.
    ...
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    Do you have a means of getting them to respond to...

    Do you have a means of getting them to respond to an email? I have tried twice to get someone to respond and so far no go. Makes me wonder if they want business from the southern cousins...:scratch
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    Premature CFL failure seems to happen more...

    Premature CFL failure seems to happen more frequently inside cans and in fixtures with sketchy wiring. I had several fail (different brands) in an older floor lamp. After I installed a new base and...
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    I'm going to withdraw from consideration at this...

    I'm going to withdraw from consideration at this time. Going to try an Airhawk first.

    Thanks for the offer.
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    Thank you for the offer. PM sent.

    Thank you for the offer. PM sent.
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