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by Niteblues
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT
Replies: 80
Views: 4819

Re: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT

Umm, if I leave mine at home, can I ride yours around?
by Niteblues
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: A clean garage is sign of a messy mind.
Replies: 44
Views: 1833

Re: A clean garage is sign of a messy mind.

Wow! I moved into my house a bit over a year ago. Recently I began making my garage usable. From this: 20190304_173510.jpg to this, so far: 20200111_211429.jpg it's coming along nicely, although far from a finished man-cave! 20200111_211330.jpg 20200111_211134.jpg 20200111_211142.jpg 20200111_211202...
by Niteblues
Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: SE VA gang
Replies: 12
Views: 899

Re: SE VA gang

In the past, I hooked a ratchet strap to the rear axle between the wheel and swingarm, one to the hack frame by the shock mount, one to the hack frame near the entry step, and one to the left footpeg. For this particular haul, I crossed the rear straps, looping each one around the rear hack frame t...
by Niteblues
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT
Replies: 80
Views: 4819

Re: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT

harley040 wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:18 am
Hey Bill what are the dates of the Rally?
I added it to the first post for everyone...Deep River Campground, Asheboro NC, 01-03 MAY 2020
by Niteblues
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT
Replies: 80
Views: 4819

Re: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT

Scott 1; maybe Andy and his wife. Van camper thing, Ural on trailer. Couple quarts of moonshine :wink: . Tell that young man to come and bring his bride! We'll be nice-promise. :D :cheers: just got off the phone with Scott at Deep River; made my reservation for site #47 which is the same site as th...
by Niteblues
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT
Replies: 80
Views: 4819

Re: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT

...oh yeah, I'll probably be there Thursday as well.
by Niteblues
Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT
Replies: 80
Views: 4819

Re: CRAP XIV HEAD COUNT

Scott 1; maybe Andy and his wife. Van camper thing, Ural on trailer. Couple quarts of moonshine :wink: .
by Niteblues
Sun Dec 01, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: The "Other" Toy Box
Topic: Anyone else sail?
Replies: 19
Views: 812

Re: Anyone else sail?

...never sailed a gaff-rigged sloop, though.
by Niteblues
Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: The "Other" Toy Box
Topic: Anyone else sail?
Replies: 19
Views: 812

Re: Anyone else sail?

When I was 8 or 9 my Uncle Bill had a wooden Lightning that he "taught" me how to sail on. When I got out of the AF I met up with the local yacht club folks and went sailing. I got good at it. Sailed on a 25' Kirby with an orange hull that was named "Crush" (Orange Crush- remember that soda?). The o...
by Niteblues
Thu Nov 21, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Funny or WTF photo thread
Replies: 2435
Views: 189350

Re: Funny or WTF photo thread

CC0109A8-DD20-4659-9A0C-53639CB2D11E.jpeg I think I met one of those gals with her sister and brother... P4150022.JPG I asked if I could get a picture in front of my Ural...then I had to get them to move to the side, otherwise I couldn't see the bike. :lol: As an unfortunate member of the Society o...
by Niteblues
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Funny or WTF photo thread
Replies: 2435
Views: 189350

Re: Funny or WTF photo thread

S 854 wrote:
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:11 pm
CC0109A8-DD20-4659-9A0C-53639CB2D11E.jpeg
I think I met one of those gals with her sister and brother...
P4150022.JPG
I asked if I could get a picture in front of my Ural...then I had to get them to move to the side, otherwise I couldn't see the bike. :lol:
by Niteblues
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Need a Goldwing sidecar
Replies: 32
Views: 1013

Re: Need a Goldwing sidecar

sixbennetts wrote:
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:58 pm
Does he have one?!
he has a couple, probably not for sale; but as president of the ga sidecar club, he knows a lot of people with sidecar rigs. send him a pm...
by Niteblues
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Need a Goldwing sidecar
Replies: 32
Views: 1013

Re: Need a Goldwing sidecar

BIGJAMES to the batphone!
by Niteblues
Fri Nov 01, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What are your kickstarting rituals?
Replies: 28
Views: 1192

Re: What are your kickstarting rituals?

wow! I feel like the old man on the block. my electric starter [usually] doesn't work. it's something to do with wiring in the big red switch; i just stopped bothering to fix it. with both enrichers pulled, i bring it around to tdc gently with the kicker with the key off. turn on the key and the big...
by Niteblues
Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Preservation of the status quo
Replies: 10
Views: 643

Re: Preservation of the status quo

I tell passengers:
I will get you there safely or in one piece...I can't guarantee both.