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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #709726
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i am bringing my soon-to-be-vintage new one. And the long time vintage B50 caff. Still sorting the FB that blew up last year. And along with me a first time visitor to this event.


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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: No Name Man] #709759
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Originally Posted by No Name Man
i am bringing my soon-to-be-vintage new one. And the long time vintage B50 caff. Still sorting the FB that blew up last year. And along with me a first time visitor to this event.


Fresh blood??


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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #709769
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Would you believe I rode it today and it quit? Unidentified problem. So I won't be bringing it. Better here than where I was last year.


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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #709787
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Sounds great, but that's 12 hours away. Maybe next year.


Don't hide 'em, Ride 'em !!

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Cornelia, GA
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #709805
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Mike, I have to admit....last year, I regretted riding the new Triumph while all you guys where on the old junk!!!!!!JUst not as fun!!!!!SO what 's everyone riding????Maybe change my mind???? I just rode the interceptor 60 miles last weekend!!! so maybe....either way >>I look foward to the good company!!!! BRian


Brian
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: royaloilfield] #709831
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Originally Posted by royaloilfield
Mike, I have to admit....last year, I regretted riding the new Triumph while all you guys where on the old junk!!!!!!JUst not as fun!!!!!SO what 's everyone riding????Maybe change my mind???? I just rode the interceptor 60 miles last weekend!!! so maybe....either way >>I look foward to the good company!!!! BRian


I picked up a 2017 T100 Bonneville last weekend. having a hard time deciding if I should bring it or the Norton.

If you bring the RE...charge your battery?! wink

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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #709904
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Commando...

Cuz if I brought the 2-stroke, yall would throw rotten tomatos at it...


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1975 Yamaha DT400B
1984 Yamaha RZ350
2007 Triumph Tiger 1050
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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: Howard Inough] #709961
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On the road again....

Originally Posted by Howard Inough
Commando...

Cuz if I brought the 2-stroke, yall would throw rotten tomatos at it...


No wee would not throw tomatoes at your two stroke. We would just put you last in line. And if you passed anybody....WHAPPOOO.

Of course if it's a Yammi V4 or a s-Suzuki RG500 or Water buffalo or a TZ750 you will be looooooooong gone. 😏

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Gaggle of BSAs
a Honda
an old BMW
and a Montesa
Parking lot Elf in training
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710109
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Ride Safe everyone.... Sorry I coudnt be there


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Jack of all trades . Master of fun! wink

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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710283
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And a good time was had by all!


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71 Norton Commando
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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710309
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A great time! My bike did NOT go on fire... WOOOOHOOOOO!!!


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1984 Yamaha RZ350
2007 Triumph Tiger 1050
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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710310
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any pics?


Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventures

"He knows not where he's going,
For the ocean will decide,
Its not the destination,
It's the glory of the ride”
(Edward Monkton, Zen Dog)

Bryan



Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: BeezaBryan] #710323
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There are Bryan. Soon as I upload them I'll post.


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71 Norton Commando
17 Triumph Bonneville

Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710351
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This years crop of riders. Two new ones this year, Semper Gumby of TSMR fame and Rob Strain.

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Some bikes we've seen before...

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And some we have not

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2007 Suzuki Bandit
1957 A10
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71 Norton Commando
17 Triumph Bonneville

Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710358
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Most Excellent Weekend!!!!!! If you folks have never been up to northern PA, you are missing out on some of the most amazing roads on the east coast!!!!! They don't call it the endless mountain for nothing!!!!! The roads(all sweepers) just go on for miles and miles!!!! Even better is the company and the steakhouse!!! thanks for putting this together MIke/Bob!!!!!! Can't wait till next year!!!l
P.S. Don't mix caskmates with black barrel????? or was i just over served by myself??? excellent time ....cheers!!!!! Joe Hud >>> return to the fold!!!! Semper Gumby >>>see you in a few days at Barber!!!!


Brian
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710448
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Familiar faces smile
Rob Strain, No name Man, John Blue, Semper Gumby, Howard Inough, MikeG and Royal Oilfield

Thank you very much Mike


Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventures

"He knows not where he's going,
For the ocean will decide,
Its not the destination,
It's the glory of the ride”
(Edward Monkton, Zen Dog)

Bryan



Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710992
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Our field trip, researched at dinner the night before, the failed Austin, PA dam. Thanks Bill for leading the charge!
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1973 Yamaha TX750
1975 Yamaha DT400B
1984 Yamaha RZ350
2007 Triumph Tiger 1050
2014 Triumph Rocket III
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710993
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1974 Norton Commando 850
1973 Yamaha TX750
1975 Yamaha DT400B
1984 Yamaha RZ350
2007 Triumph Tiger 1050
2014 Triumph Rocket III
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710994
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I here a funny noise.....
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1974 Norton Commando 850
1973 Yamaha TX750
1975 Yamaha DT400B
1984 Yamaha RZ350
2007 Triumph Tiger 1050
2014 Triumph Rocket III
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710996
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I remember Dad saying: (after buying a new car) "ya just have to finish putting it together for the next few months"

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1973 Yamaha TX750
1975 Yamaha DT400B
1984 Yamaha RZ350
2007 Triumph Tiger 1050
2014 Triumph Rocket III
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #710998
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Bunch of nice looking bikes there, and pretty countryside.

The riders look like hard cases, but other than that .... !

Lannis


I stopped believing for a little while this morning. Journey is really going to be upset.
Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #711023
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Great photos, places, people, bikes smile
The frosty Norton saddle reminds us of a TSMR of a few years ago.

You got me looking through Google stuff to find about the Austin Dam - http://uncoveringpa.com/austin-dam-ruins

Again courtesy of Google maps found Slate Run

And of course I do remember the whereabouts of Coudersport on Pa 6

Once again my education has been improved beerchug
Thank you gentlemen all bigt


Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventures

"He knows not where he's going,
For the ocean will decide,
Its not the destination,
It's the glory of the ride”
(Edward Monkton, Zen Dog)

Bryan



Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #711035
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My Great Grandfather lived in Austin PA. I believe my grandfather was born there. Apparently they lived on high ground!


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Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: royaloilfield] #711093
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Originally Posted by royaloilfield
Most Excellent Weekend!!!!!! If you folks have never been up to northern PA, you are missing out on some of the most amazing roads on the east coast!!!!! They don't call it the endless mountain for nothing!!!!! The roads(all sweepers) just go on for miles and miles!!!! Even better is the company and the steakhouse!!! thanks for putting this together MIke/Bob!!!!!! Can't wait till next year!!!l
P.S. Don't mix caskmates with black barrel????? or was i just over served by myself??? excellent time ....cheers!!!!! Joe Hud >>> return to the fold!!!! Semper Gumby >>>see you in a few days at Barber!!!!



Nothing but Black Barrel for me from now on.


1960 BSA A10
2007 Suzuki Bandit
1957 A10
(Used to be a Triumph here)
71 Norton Commando
17 Triumph Bonneville

Re: Time for another One State Ride in PA? [Re: MikeG] #736351
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Back on the mainland!
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Any chance we could get this on the books for 2018.....I love the suspense, but I have beaucoup things going on and would love to reserve a weekend for this!

Cheers,

Steve


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