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    What gets me about this sort of thing that in my...

    What gets me about this sort of thing that in my years of service I can honestly say I had never met a single person who enjoyed close order drill, spit and polish, blind obedience to stupid rules,...
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    Off. I never miss a chance to stretch.

    Off. I never miss a chance to stretch.
  3. Eric had hoped to travel to Vermont this past...

    Eric had hoped to travel to Vermont this past winter to meet up with us, and possibly get some footage if the weather was cooperative. But we all know what kind of winter we had, so it didn't happen....
  4. You're in a lovely part of CA. South of Santa...

    You're in a lovely part of CA. South of Santa Barbara, meh. But from the Seven Sisters north is awesome. I went to undergrad in SLO. I well remember (except for the name) a greasy spoon on the water...
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    You'd get some fantastic advice on the Hack forum...

    You'd get some fantastic advice on the Hack forum on ADVRider.com, as they have a more active sidecar community over there.
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    2010 R1200GSA won't start

    Barley's rig was serviced a few hundred miles ago and ran fine up till I put it away for several weeks of sub-zero temps. Has a quarter tank of ethanol-free 93 octane. New this year Odyssey battery...
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    Welcome aboard! What do you ride? Pete

    Welcome aboard! What do you ride?

    Pete
  8. Wow Bob, that is phenomenal mileage! On our cross...

    Wow Bob, that is phenomenal mileage! On our cross country trip to Oregon last summer the best I got was high 20s. The worst was crossing the high desert against a headwind at 90mph where I got only...
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    Thanks, Gilly. I've taken the Canadian routes...

    Thanks, Gilly. I've taken the Canadian routes several times and spent several days on the Keneenaw, but have never seen lower Michigan nor the eastern half of the UP. I also want to linger on the...
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    This shows the approximate route, though I've...

    This shows the approximate route, though I've decided to dip further south in Ohio to catch the Amish country. Altogether the trip follows short sections of slab (one exit to the next) for a grand...
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    And let's not forget Bob Hope and company who...

    And let's not forget Bob Hope and company who brought a bit of joy and humor to those of us deployed in harms way so very very far from home.
  12. I was riding the GS along back (dirt) roads on my...

    I was riding the GS along back (dirt) roads on my way to work one morning. It was raining lightly. I noticed a flock of wild turkeys in the road ahead of me so slowed way down till they could scoot...
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    Why not? When Barley and I rode across the...

    Why not?

    When Barley and I rode across the country last summer I decided to get the Good Sam Club Platinum Roadside Assistance policy. Before that I just relied on my Progressive RA as I rode in...
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    When I change my tires and install Dyna Beads, if...

    When I change my tires and install Dyna Beads, if I listen very carefully as I turn the wheel by hand, -- and there's no background noise -- I can just barely hear a very faint sound from the beads...
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    You'd think, if lay'er down is the first and only...

    You'd think, if lay'er down is the first and only line of defense, that they would be bigger on protection...
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    Well, the Gurnard wasn't quite THAT small!

    Well, the Gurnard wasn't quite THAT small!
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    Boston is in the Deep South.

    Boston is in the Deep South.
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    I wish there was a way to indicate those of us...

    I wish there was a way to indicate those of us who would really like to host a traveler overnight. The preamble says not to use members simply to find a place to stay (paraphrased since I don't have...
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    I served aboard the nuke fast attack submarine...

    I served aboard the nuke fast attack submarine USS Gurnard in the 80s. In SF I had a chance to tour a WWII pig boat. I never again felt my boat was small!
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    I joined because I'd always wanted to ride the...

    I joined because I'd always wanted to ride the Blue Ridge Parkway and the rally at Johnson City gave me an excuse to head that way. Once there I felt like I was surrounded by family I never knew I...
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    Thanks, guys! Plotting all this out on my map.

    Thanks, guys! Plotting all this out on my map.
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    Thanks, Scott. For all the advice you've given me...

    Thanks, Scott. For all the advice you've given me when planning trips to and thru your stomping grounds I owe you a beer. If you see us at a rally, please introduce yourself. Our rig is hard to miss!...
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    Wisconsin west to east after the rally

    So...Barley and I have a very nice route picked out for the trip from Vermont to the rally in St Paul, but need some feedback on Day One of the return trip. We need to get from St Paul to the ferry...
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    Thanks for that, Dan. Camping is definitely our...

    Thanks for that, Dan. Camping is definitely our preference unless the mosquitos are out in force!
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    Dirt roads are nice. You'll notice in my first...

    Dirt roads are nice. You'll notice in my first photo that I live on a dirt road. Dirt keeps the riff-raff away.
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