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07-10-12, 02:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,482
Posted By mrt10x

Thanks for the suggestions everyone... good...

Thanks for the suggestions everyone... good POC's.. I rode the mountain bike out around Brenton Point the other day and the roads werent as bad as I thought.. will still probably stick to the mtn...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-12, 01:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 531
Posted By mrt10x

well good to go then.. you cant beat their prices...

well good to go then.. you cant beat their prices when stuff pops up.. I like the fruit punch. It is good stuff.. also works for hangovers :) dont leave it in your bottle when you are done riding...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-12, 01:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,606
Posted By mrt10x

Thanks,, that is what I thought. Good looking...

Thanks,, that is what I thought. Good looking bike. :thumb:
07-06-12, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,482
Posted By mrt10x

Where to ride in RI

So after a couple of years off the road bike I have decided that I need to get back on it or get rid of it :) I havent been riding because I live in Newport and the roads here on Aquidneck Island...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-12, 01:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,606
Posted By mrt10x

CAAD Cannondales still made in the US? I know...

CAAD Cannondales still made in the US? I know their CF stuff isnt.. not that it matters, but I am having an arguement on the topic in a motorcycle forum :)
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-12, 01:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,304
Posted By mrt10x

The owner is way too proud of his bike.. dont be...

The owner is way too proud of his bike.. dont be afraid of Ebay. I have bought several bikes/frames and never had an issue.. ymmv
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-12, 01:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 531
Posted By mrt10x

right now cytomax is on sale at www.theclymb.com ...

right now cytomax is on sale at www.theclymb.com tell them myscreename @aol.com sent you :) and I get a discount in the future.. it is a cool website that I have bought tons of stuff from.. kind of...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-12, 01:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,272
Posted By mrt10x

Cool looking bike, but I think it should come...

Cool looking bike, but I think it should come with a warning for the public that watching you go by may cause epileptic seizures :)
Forum: Foo
10-15-10, 11:54 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,116
Posted By mrt10x

I love MD, I was probably addicted to it through...

I love MD, I was probably addicted to it through college. I gave it up 10 years ago for diet soda, but every once in a while I will partake in what I still consider to be "mothers milk." :)
Forum: Foo
10-07-10, 06:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,161
Posted By mrt10x

I have the Nook, I bought it because a totally...

I have the Nook, I bought it because a totally hot sale girl was selling them.. I am an easy touch. I didn’t think I would like it.. I still have to print out long docs on the computer because I...
Forum: Foo
10-07-10, 06:12 AM
Replies: 2,108
Views: 981,031
Posted By mrt10x

Wow that San Jose bike has the seat I want.....

Wow that San Jose bike has the seat I want.. event the R75 tag has been transplanted.. nice to know it can be done. I'm not sure I understand Pcadds comment.. Everyone is fascinated with antiques,...
Forum: Foo
10-06-10, 06:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 976
Posted By mrt10x

When I graduated from OCS 20 years ago, my then...

When I graduated from OCS 20 years ago, my then girlfriend gave me a K-Bar as a gift. The newly minted hotter-n-s*#t 2nd Lt then proceeded to push the knife through the sheath into the meaty part of...
Forum: Foo
10-06-10, 06:25 AM
Replies: 2,108
Views: 981,031
Posted By mrt10x

It is a 73 LWB R75/5. It has had some recent...

It is a 73 LWB R75/5. It has had some recent cosmetic work done to it, but by no means a full restoration. The experts at "Olds Cool" at advrider.com have informed me that the petcocks are on...
Forum: Foo
10-05-10, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2,108
Views: 981,031
Posted By mrt10x

OBTW here is my newest ride, I pick it up this...

OBTW here is my newest ride, I pick it up this Sunday.
http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w310/mrt10x/BMW%20R75/IMG_1401.jpg


It will go very nicely next to my other bike....
Forum: Foo
10-05-10, 11:15 AM
Replies: 2,108
Views: 981,031
Posted By mrt10x

I have.. I think it totally depends on what you...

I have.. I think it totally depends on what you are looking for and what else you are used to riding. There is an old philosophy about riding a bike to the max of its ability and how that relates to...
Forum: Foo
10-05-10, 11:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 831
Posted By mrt10x

I gotta go with Homer, cuz he is me and I am...

I gotta go with Homer, cuz he is me and I am him.. can one word be a catch phrase?http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePKwFlDzv30
Forum: Foo
10-05-10, 11:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,093
Posted By mrt10x

I am the CO of the MARDET Newport RI. If you...

I am the CO of the MARDET Newport RI. If you were a Marine up here then the MARDET has changed in the last 6 months. We BRAC'd Navy Supply Corps School Athens GA, and it moved up here. The Marine...
Forum: Foo
10-04-10, 08:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,093
Posted By mrt10x

I'm the CO,, otherwise a solid plan :) But I...

I'm the CO,, otherwise a solid plan :) But I would rather be here than NC/SC or HI for that matter.. I actually am looking forward to the winter.
Forum: Foo
10-04-10, 07:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,173
Posted By mrt10x

Now If only we had a wheelbarrow that would be...

Now If only we had a wheelbarrow that would be something
Forum: Foo
10-04-10, 06:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,093
Posted By mrt10x

Yes it is getting cold here.. but I think I have...

Yes it is getting cold here.. but I think I have everything turned off. There are radiators along every base board in the house.. is that forced? I grew up in CA and have been stationed in Yuma AZ,...
Forum: Foo
10-04-10, 04:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,093
Posted By mrt10x

Why does my furnace keep turning on

Hello Foo,, long time no talk. I have relocated from Hawaii to Rhode Island.. I havent been riding much over the last 6 months and my cameras have been in the bag, so not much FOO time. So now that...
Forum: Foo
08-20-10, 06:44 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 63,555
Posted By mrt10x

Half beer half cider, called a snakebike. ...

Half beer half cider, called a snakebike. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snakebite_(beer_cocktail) My first Foo post in about a year, and it is about beer, a drink which I hate :)
Forum: Foo
06-13-10, 09:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 812
Posted By mrt10x

to me this is a no brainer.. if your eyes meet...

to me this is a no brainer.. if your eyes meet the qualifications go for it.... the percentages of folks who have problems with it are minuscule. The whole impact on the flap thing was basically...
Forum: Foo
03-31-10, 12:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,994
Posted By mrt10x

Hey that is PLNU.. I graduated from there in...

Hey that is PLNU.. I graduated from there in 1990... I ran several very slow 100 meter races right there.
Forum: Foo
03-24-10, 02:53 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,001
Posted By mrt10x

Willy Porter

Willy Porter
Forum: Foo
12-03-09, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 475
Posted By mrt10x

good advice from both the above... I have been...

good advice from both the above... I have been playing for 30 years.. still take my guitar to a pro for setup... I would say it depends on the value of the guitar... or at least the value to you... I...
Forum: Foo
11-19-09, 01:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,286
Posted By mrt10x

"I value my freedom more than I fear my...

"I value my freedom more than I fear my loneliness" This is a basic premise for how I live my life.. of course I am 42 single, and never been married. I do what I want when I want how I want and...
Forum: Foo
11-13-09, 02:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 573
Posted By mrt10x

There are programs, like Cleansweep, that will...

There are programs, like Cleansweep, that will delete and overwrite your files to different security standards. A low standard, takes just a few seconds, but if you choose a DOD security standard,...
Forum: Foo
10-30-09, 12:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 548
Posted By mrt10x

I think you need better headphones

I think you need better headphones
Forum: Foo
10-27-09, 01:53 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,239
Posted By mrt10x

Only chance you have is to prove that there were...

Only chance you have is to prove that there were no speeding signs between where you got off, and where you got the ticket.. I would bet there is one.. small hard to see.. classic speed trap
Forum: Foo
10-27-09, 12:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By mrt10x

thank you... dam genetics

thank you... dam genetics
Forum: Foo
10-27-09, 12:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By mrt10x

Uncharted 2 Help!!

Ok I am color blind, and my house is a mess so I can not invite someone over to help me with this...plus I am 42 and playing video games..so that is sad.. but here goes. In uncharted 2 you must spin...
Forum: Foo
10-25-09, 09:38 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,656
Posted By mrt10x

agree ... stupid

agree ... stupid
Forum: Foo
10-25-09, 08:39 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,510
Posted By mrt10x

Sounds like you need one of these: It is on my...

Sounds like you need one of these: It is on my short list for a second bike, along with the Ducati GT1000

http://www.triumph.co.uk/images/T100_2010_gallery3L_1024x768.jpg
Forum: Foo
10-14-09, 05:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 434
Posted By mrt10x

Head on down to your local Marine Corps Recruiter...

Head on down to your local Marine Corps Recruiter and find out for real... just sayin
Forum: Road Cycling
09-27-09, 04:44 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 15,038
Posted By mrt10x

not only do I stop when riding my bike and help...

not only do I stop when riding my bike and help any rider who needs help, but I carry a tube, patch kit and full size floor pump in my truck and often help roadies I see broken down on the road. I...
Forum: Foo
09-14-09, 09:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,150
Posted By mrt10x

went and looked at the bike today.... seems that...

went and looked at the bike today.... seems that the protective gear did its job. Both auxiliary lights and front turn signals were broken off... looks like the bike slid on its right side. Right...
Forum: Foo
09-14-09, 02:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,150
Posted By mrt10x

Yeah I went for the double dip on the sympathy :)

Yeah I went for the double dip on the sympathy :)
Forum: Foo
09-14-09, 02:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,150
Posted By mrt10x

home from the hospital...Lung has fully re...

home from the hospital...Lung has fully re inflated, broken collar bone and ribs feel surprisingly OK. I have pretty much full range of motion with the arm, just cant lift any weight with it. The...
Forum: Foo
09-12-09, 10:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,150
Posted By mrt10x

thanks for the thoughts folks, sun in his...

thanks for the thoughts folks,

sun in his eyes?? I dont think so but Will check next time I am in that area during the morning... i really doubt it though.

What would I do different? that is a...
Forum: Foo
09-12-09, 07:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,150
Posted By mrt10x

fooster down

On my way to work, Tuesday morning, riding the R1200 GSA up Kamehameha Hwy in Kaneohe, doing about 30mph, car at a stop sign up ahead on the right. He seems to be looking the other direction, but I...
Forum: Foo
09-10-09, 11:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 562
Posted By mrt10x

I found the road to Hana a complete bore and...

I found the road to Hana a complete bore and would never do it again. Of course i live on Oahu so I saw nothing along the way I hadnt seen before. The road is only like 45 miles long but takes 4...
Forum: Foo
08-11-09, 07:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 426
Posted By mrt10x

I have climbed Mt Whitney 4 times, twice in the...

I have climbed Mt Whitney 4 times, twice in the summer and twice in the winter via the mountaineers route, I have also climbed 5 fourteeners in CO. funny thing is you can never tell if and when...
Forum: Foo
08-11-09, 01:13 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,207
Posted By mrt10x

ENTJ,, my type makes up less than 1% of military...

ENTJ,, my type makes up less than 1% of military officers..no wonder I dont fit in :)
Forum: Foo
08-11-09, 01:05 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,250
Posted By mrt10x

I live on Oahu... near Pearl Harbor... some stuff...

I live on Oahu... near Pearl Harbor... some stuff happened here
Forum: Foo
08-04-09, 08:17 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,142
Posted By mrt10x

I have owned Harleys... may again in the...

I have owned Harleys... may again in the future,,, true statements about the Hondas and Yamahas (Stars) but they still arent harleys and to some folks that means something.

The resale value myth...
Forum: Foo
07-31-09, 05:26 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,904
Posted By mrt10x

http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w310/mrt10x/bro...

http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w310/mrt10x/brookieunderwater.jpg
Forum: Foo
07-02-09, 11:42 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,238
Posted By mrt10x

dump her.. lifes too short

dump her.. lifes too short
Forum: Foo
06-10-09, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,108
Views: 981,031
Posted By mrt10x

http://inlinethumb20.webshots.com/44371/2564796390...

http://inlinethumb20.webshots.com/44371/2564796390102801834S600x600Q85.jpg (http://sports.webshots.com/photo/2564796390102801834GQbOah)
The beast on one of the only dirt roads on Oahu.
...
Forum: Foo
06-10-09, 07:53 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,397
Posted By mrt10x

I would try the rubbing alcohol before re-lubing....

I would try the rubbing alcohol before re-lubing. We use it to degunk aircraft parts all the time because it evaporates so quickly and leaves no residue. I think we use a 50-50 alcohol/distilled...
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