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About Wahoo

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  • Birthday 07/04/1957

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  • Location
    NE Ohio
  • Bike(s)
    2012 V-Strom; 2008 Goldwing
  1. New Goldwing Leaked Images

    I'm planning to retire in a little over 2 years. That ought to give Mother Honda enough time to work the "bugs" out of the new design. If that really is the new design I like it too. I'll probably keep my 2008 Wing until the 2020 models come out, then make the jump. By then we should have visited all of the lower 48 states on our 2008 Wing, so we can start over and do it again on the new one.
  2. Ammo Deals.

    Picked up 20 boxes of 9mm Blazer Brass for $8.59 a box. Sportsman's Den in Shelby. Price goood through end of the Month. I might need to go back and buy another 20 boxes before sale ends. They also have Federal and Winchester ammo on sale but the Blazer Brass was the best deal.
  3. Rideohio.org ????

    It was hacked for a week or so. Tank was at Deals Gap for the eclipse with us last week, but he got the site back up and running when he returned home.
  4. What did you do to your bike today?

    Yesterday, Mrs. Wahoo and I rode ours to the top of Pikes Peak. Reached the summit around 8:45 a.m. Damn it was cold. 36 with a wind chill of 26. Currrently on the road heading home after playing around in Colorado since 7/18. In addition to Pikes Peak and Trail Ridge Road, I think we hit 9 or 10 other mountain passes over 10,000 feet between RMNP, Breckenridge, Montrose, Durango and Colorado Spings. 550 (Million Dollar Highway) between Ouray and Silverton was a hoot.
  5. Navigation options

    I still use an old version of MicroSoft Streets and Trips from like 2011 Plan the route, export the .gpx file to my computer and copy it to my Garmin 590. Not perfect but works for me
  6. Please advise me on what bike to buy.

    Tank over at Ride Ohio just put a 2009 FZ6R up for sale. Roughly 4000 miles. Looks like it has side cases and a top case. $3,500 http://rideohio.org/showthread.php?t=22092
  7. Tim and Justin's New England Trip

    Yep. That's the ferry I was thinking about. The exit ramp on the Vermont side can be a little slick. You heading up to Mt. Washington in NH or towards Acadia in Maine ? Either way, speed safely.
  8. Tim and Justin's New England Trip

    Not sure what town you're in, but the ferry between Port Kent NY and Burlington, VT is a nice. About 1 hour on the water. Go to the upper deck for some great views. We were 2 up on the Wing pulling a small trailer and total fee was $24
  9. Lol @ Ducati owners!

    Ducly Davidson ?
  10. What i did in guns.

    In a nutshell, ITAR bans the export of various items (including firearm lasers) outside of the USA unless you apply for, and obtain, an export license from the US State Department. (Not an easy task). However, if you're ordering it from a US company and it's shipped to an address in the US, there shouldn't be a problem.
  11. Ohio Riders Invades Deals Gap 2017

    Tonik, did you try powersports 360 in Huron ? (J&J Sales on Sprowl Road) They are a Suzi, Yamaha, Kaw dealer. Just north of Rt 2 at Berlin Road exit
  12. 3000 miles with my Harley riding uncle

    Also, and in Bangor, you can find Stephen King's old red house. He still lives there part of the year.
  13. 3000 miles with my Harley riding uncle

    As you head north along the coast in New Hampshire, Rt 1A from Hampton Baech up to Rye Harbor is very scenic. In Rye Harbor there are some lobster shacks near the fishing boat harbor. Rye Harbor Lobster Pound is very good. Rt 1 up along the Maine coast north of Rockland is a nice ride also. When you are at Acadia National Park, make sure you go over to the other side (north) of the bay and go to Schoodic Point. If the tide is in and the waves are rolling, there are rocks which act like giant blow holes. At Acadia, take the loop road to the south side of Bass Island. (Thunder Hole) Looks like you'll be near Mt Washington near Gorham NH. Check the website for the mountain before going up the auto road to see what the conditions are like at the summit. 75 and sunny at the bottom might be 37 and high winds at the top.. On a clear day you can see 100 miles. ALso looks like you're going west over the Kanc from Conway. Nice ride. Watch out for cars in blind corners turning into parking lots along the river. Ben & Jerrys is a good stop too. We've done many of the areas on your route three or four times. Hope to get back up there again soon. Enjoy the ride !
  14. GPS recommendations

    IP, I received mine as a gift from the family. I would not have spent that much for a GPS if I was paying for it.
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