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    One of my favorites! Missed the last two and...

    One of my favorites! Missed the last two and will miss the next two until my daughter graduates from HS. Major marching band competition each year on that weekend. I seem to remember the same...
  2. Bout time you had a little respite from getting...

    Bout time you had a little respite from getting chewed up on the road. Beautiful lodge, hearty German breakfasts, and a community guitar jam at the end of a long day in the saddle beats playing...
  3. Thanks for the latest chapter.....now I got my...

    Thanks for the latest chapter.....now I got my fix for the day!

    Love the pacing of your story and the foreshadowing of whats to come.

    Thanks!
  4. Wow!!!!! Been along for the whole trip...

    Wow!!!!! Been along for the whole trip report....AWESOME trip!

    Thanks for taking the time and effort to share this with us. I know that I'm never going to attempt a trip like this so this is as...
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    I checked the program schedule in the MOA guide...

    I checked the program schedule in the MOA guide and his seminars were replaced with something else. Bill Mayer had a trailer on site and was making seats. Heard a few comments back and forth about...
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    Agree with the comments about Metzler ME 880's. ...

    Agree with the comments about Metzler ME 880's. I just replaced the rear with the newer ME 888 last summer and good so far. Mileage is supposed to be 1/3 better. Got 18k out of ME 880 running...
  7. Lots of places in Iowa seem to have one hose...

    Lots of places in Iowa seem to have one hose dispenser and a separate button for 10%, Premium, Mid-grade, etc. Labels are missing or not clear often. Always fill with premium/no ethanol if the bike...
  8. I live in Clive, IA...western suburb of DSM. ...

    I live in Clive, IA...western suburb of DSM. Right now 10% ethanol costs 27 cents less/gallon than the 89 octane (supposedly pure) alternative. I'd prefer the unadulterated version but my bike seems...
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    How in the heck to do expect to catch ANY walleye...

    How in the heck to do expect to catch ANY walleye at that speed. I'm thinking you'd need a custom "Lindy rig" to troll that fast ;-)





    Seriously.....what a hoot to scream across a lake like...
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    Good stuff and thanks for all of the feedback. ...

    Good stuff and thanks for all of the feedback. The good news is that I have lots of time before I change bikes...the bad news is I have lots of time before I get to change bikes.

    Like always, it...
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    Good thread....I have a question that might be...

    Good thread....I have a question that might be hard to answer because it's so subjective but I'll ask away.

    I've just assumed that an RT would be my next bike when I have the ability to tour much...
  12. Thread: As ___ as ___

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    ...as cold as a witch's ta ta's in a brass bra

    ...as cold as a witch's ta ta's in a brass bra
  13. Thread: As ___ as ___

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    ...as sharp as a pound of wet leather

    ...as sharp as a pound of wet leather
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    Well done, sir! ;-)

    Well done, sir! ;-)
  15. Now I understand why Barley insisted on having...

    Now I understand why Barley insisted on having his OWN sidecar to ride in :-)
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    I "stumbled" onto this pure gem of a road on the...

    I "stumbled" onto this pure gem of a road on the way back from the Top of the Rockies rally last summer. What a gorgeous stretch of road. I had two days to make it home to Iowa and defaulted to...
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    Got a few inches of dry, fluffy stuff here...

    Got a few inches of dry, fluffy stuff here yesterday too. Always kinda sad when I have to put "Annie" on her center-stand next to the wall until roads are ready again. To add insult to injury she...
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    Most of my trips are solo by design. I like to...

    Most of my trips are solo by design. I like to ride my ride and sometimes that means I slow down and smell the roses and enjoy the sights. Slowing someone else down isn't fun for them or me.

    One...
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    I'm thinking a certain someone's Canyon Red 98...

    I'm thinking a certain someone's Canyon Red 98 1200C with Kate Upton would work nicely ;-)
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    Learned a couple things on my Sunday ride....

    Rule #1 is no matter what else is happening.....just remember to ride the damn bike!
    Rule #2 is to never forget rule #1!

    Sunday was a beautiful Fall day to cruise some two-lane highways and enjoy...
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    I'm still riding the 98 R1200C I picked up in...

    I'm still riding the 98 R1200C I picked up in 2003 after a 25 year hiatus. After recently getting back from an 11 day trip from Iowa to the Top of the Rockies rally, I learned that 500 miles/day is...
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    ...just saw your question on temps. I've camped...

    ...just saw your question on temps. I've camped down to 30f and stayed warm.
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    Ditto what Mr. Glaves said. Purchased BA...

    Ditto what Mr. Glaves said. Purchased BA Encampment 15 three years ago and it was a huge improvement over my old bag with Thermarest self-inflating pads. I slept poorly on any ground that wasn't...
  25. Thread: Ardys Kellerman

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    I had read several posts/articles about Ardys...

    I had read several posts/articles about Ardys previously but had never had the pleasure to meet her in person. While working the gates for Sedalia last year I noticed a bike coming throught that was...
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