2014 CROSS COUNTRY TRIP-see bottom of post


After going back and forth as to where I should take my SOLO trip this year I think I have come up with a plan.  Head East, go see my family and some friends and then head West.  I think it’s doable…May 17 – June 16?  Need to replace my SPOT CONNECT as my other one […]

HONDA CB750 BOBBER


If you build customs in Florida or the southeastern States, chances are you’ll know Moe Colors. Based in Tampa, Moe Roberts paints bikes for big-time builders like Dime City Cycles and Greg Hageman, and he’s also in demand for work on custom guitars. BIKE EXIF

What Common Bike Breakdowns Feel Like


I love RideApart and their great articles we all can learn from….please visit their web site there is so much to read and learn about…. February 7, 2014 By Wes Siler There you are, riding along, not a care in the world, when your bike starts feeling funny. What does it mean? Here’s what common bike […]

AltRider Upper Crash Bars Assembly for the BMW F 800 GS


We hope coming out in March.  Yep TT had them first but since we have AltRider bars on our bikes, we shall be getting these for a few reasons.  I believe they will offer more protection but also we will mount Aux lights to them.  Since BMW raised the signals on the 800GS it’s been difficult for […]

Partnering with Revzilla


Revzilla is an online motorcycle everything you could dream of site that we have now partnered with on our blog.  If you look to the right on any page you will see a Revzilla widget.  Feel free to click the “ad” if you want to peruse their site and make a purchase.  This is our […]

Accu-Gage Tire Gauge | MC Tested


I appreciate real life reviews which is what I try to do when it comes to those out there shopping for gear and gadgets.  Tire pressure gauges are such a small but important part of everyday maintenance for our bikes.  So, why not share this simple but informative review?  We always have 2 gauges or […]

2014′s Best Motorcycle Bargains


November 12, 2013 By Wes Siler – RIDEAPART Shopping for a new bike? You’re in luck. You can now get a better bike than ever, cheaper than ever, with better performance. Here’s 2014′s best motorcycle bargains.

How To Manage Helmet Hair


I wish I had the time to write such smart articles that many can relate too.  This one for sure we all can….HELMET HEAD/HAIR. I attend many meetings, provide many educational in services and have to arrive at my destination looking somewhat “professional”.  Cheryl has short hair that takes her 2 seconds to fix when […]

Too Much Electronics in New Motorcycles?


I like this guys approach to practicality and riding…but I like the electronics and extras…;-) SOURCE:  Autoevolution Some will agree with me and some will barge in against me, and this is somehow natural after I openly ask: don’t you all think there’s too much electronics in the new motorcycles?

Very Neat Camping Stove


This seems like a great idea…practical for bringing along on a bike?  I think so…take a look at this smart gadget.  What do you think? You can add a kettle and grill too.  Small enough and light enough for bike travel? BioLite Camp Stove click here

How to Install AltRider Crash Bars on the BMW R 1200 GS W


Hmmmm…I would just take my 1200 to AltRider and have them install them ;-)….good instructional video though.

How To Prep Your Motorcycle For Winter Storage


Sounds like a lot of work…heck we will keep riding…365/year….but we are lucky that way. 😉 September 23, 2013 By Tim Watson SOURCE: RideApart It may seem like summer’s barely over, but, if you live somewhere that gets seriously cold, then it’s time to start thinking about putting your bike away for winter. Here’s how […]

PDM60


Initially we had a deal with a company to make an install video and review the PDM60.  But because I could not make good on my promise the deal sort of fell though.  Went another route, bought two that we did not have to review and mine, Leslie will be installed by the dealer.  Cheryl […]

The 35 Most Beautiful Abandoned Cabins


We would live in some of these easily…a little restoration…would equal paradise.SOURCE:  PERFECT Nature on StumbleUponThese amazing cabins are so sad and beautiful at the same time. They are waiting for their owners and when they come, cabins will be very happy. These places are perfect for weekend trip, because few days in nature is […]