Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:44:30 +0000

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:44:30 +0000 linkquote
F*cking iphone!

JimT has always "pushed" me to prepare as if there is no support truck. Hard to do but a good way to approach it.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:03:47 +0000

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:03:47 +0000 linkquote
feb31st wrote:
JimT has always "pushed" me to prepare as us there is j
Wait, you mean you were carrying?
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:31:42 +0000

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:31:42 +0000 linkquote
Can't keep my eyes off this thread.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:49:56 +0000

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:49:56 +0000 linkquote
TheO.Z. wrote:
feb31st wrote:
JimT has always "pushed" me to prepare as us there is j
Wait, you mean you were carrying?
That would be a challenge to figure out the PA conceal carry reciprocity laws across and entire domestic cannonball route! http://www.pafoa.org/law/carrying-firearms/concealed-carry/reciprocity

There we're unconfirmed rumors of an arms display and shoot out of sorts in the area 51 portion of 2008 cannonball!
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:04:19 +0000

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:04:19 +0000 linkquote
feb31st wrote:
TheO.Z. wrote:
feb31st wrote:
JimT has always "pushed" me to prepare as us there is j
Wait, you mean you were carrying?
That would be a challenge to figure out the PA conceal carry reciprocity laws across and entire domestic cannonball route! http://www.pafoa.org/law/carrying-firearms/concealed-carry/reciprocity

There we're unconfirmed rumors of an arms display and shoot out of sorts in the area 51 portion of 2008 cannonball!
Yes, I did hear that somewhere.
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:07:11 +0000

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Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:07:11 +0000 linkquote
feb31st wrote:
Great day riding! Made it to hyder, very limited wifi - will blog and upload photos at once later!


I took that photo. 8)
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 05:16:20 +0000

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 05:16:20 +0000 linkquote
mice
That's such a great photo.

What fine gentleman.

Bill xxx
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:48:58 +0000

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:48:58 +0000 linkquote
Lianna should be on her way home today. Got a call from her the other day. sounds like she had a blast. Thank you everyone for being so gracious to her. Means a lot to us over here on the rock. Were going to have lunch next week where i'll get the 411. 8)
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:54:11 +0000

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:54:11 +0000 linkquote
Very sad to say it but...the 2014 Scooter Cannonball Run is almost over...

Yanobobano is almost home! (She will be the last to make it back home, right?)

The good news - that should mean we get a new batch of pics/vids to gawk at!

I have a couple coworkers and a couple friends who I'm trying to persuade into getting Vespas & this is one of the threads I'm asking them to read. Some people have told me this may not be the best thread to use to entice new Vespa ownership. As potential 'turn-offs', they cite - parts being shaken loose by dirt roads, daily wrenching to keep scooters running, accidents from avoiding wildlife *cough* looking at you lostboater's bear *cough* and the bewildering array of modifications...all potentially negative things in the eyes of prospective new Vespa owners.

I've prefaced their reading by explaining that this thread is focused on the 'lunatic fringe' of the scooter world. I've explained this is not riding to the corner store for milk & eggs (or beer & pizza). This is not a leisurely tour through their local state park or even a long-distance, long weekend trip around the state/province/country. This thread is about life's extremes, on scooters ridden to the extreme by extreme people. The 'lunatic fringe' is the best of the best. - Shake your parts loose on washboard dirt roads? They'll find a way to get it back together...kindness. Break or wear something out & need a replacement? They'll help you wrench it & even donate parts...camaraderie & helpfulness. Take a dive & bash up your bike/self? They'll pick up your bike, body & spirits and encourage you onward...cheerful & respectful. These are the reasons I believe this thread is one of the best for future Vespa owners, it shows that no matter how bad the situation may be with your scooter, there's always someone willing to help out if they can.

MV proves that buying a Vespa is not just obtaining a motorscooter...you're instantly inheriting an entire family of friends looking out for each other. Tough to put a price on that. I can't think of a better way to promote Vespa than to show it at it's most extreme which is when the Vespa community is at its best.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:13:35 +0000

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:13:35 +0000 linkquote
Alright, I'm sitting in the Portland airport using the WiFi, and sipping a delicious coffee. Dad and I are finally going to be home today!
Back to reality we go...
Thanks to everyone back home and on here that supported us in our CB effort. I'm happy to have been a part of this year's ride and to have been able to do it with such a wonderful group of people. You all are amazing! I truly hope that I will be lucky enough to do it again. Now that I have something to ride here on the mainland, I hope I won't be too much of a stranger.
2015 Amerivespa Indy ride anyone?
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:25:47 +0000

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:25:47 +0000 linkquote
yanobobano wrote:
Now that I have something to ride here on the mainland, I hope I won't be too much of a stranger.
2015 Amerivespa Indy ride anyone?
Well if you ride from Portland and take a dip south to Breckenridge I might be available to join the rest of the way. I'm sure there will also be a California contingent.

Don't be a stranger.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:07:32 +0000

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:07:32 +0000 linkquote
yanobobano wrote:
2015 Amerivespa Indy ride anyone?
I wouldn't mind riding to Portland first. That would be taking the long way around.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:09:15 +0000

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:09:15 +0000 linkquote
WLeuthold wrote:
yanobobano wrote:
2015 Amerivespa Indy ride anyone?
I wouldn't mind riding to Portland first. That would be taking the long way around.
I'm pretty sure that'd get you the furthest ridden award...
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 00:15:06 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 00:15:06 +0000 linkquote
Optional survey on the back of the state of Hawaii agriculture forms you get on the plane. Just thought they should know why I've been gone so long. :lol:

Sent from my Verizon 4G LTE Smartphone



Sat, 05 Jul 2014 06:04:00 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 06:04:00 +0000 linkquote
FTI, when we went over Hoosier Pass earlier there is still snow on it!
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 13:51:11 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 13:51:11 +0000 linkquote
yanobobano wrote:
Optional survey on the back of the state of Hawaii agriculture forms you get on the plane. Just thought they should know why I've been gone so long.

Sent from my Verizon 4G LTE Smartphone



needed to also mark , sporting event, visit friends, incentive trip, pleasure/vacation and convention/conference.
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 15:45:58 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 15:45:58 +0000 linkquote
Yano you actually fill those things out? I don't. I think they just throw them away. Glad your home. Just in time for the hot weather.
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 17:01:28 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 17:01:28 +0000 linkquote
Got the Sports City back from the shop on Thursday and found out what the problem with the speed sensor was. Turns out that it wasn't the speed sensor but the rear wheel rim I bought off eBay for the K66. There are 2 "buttons" on the original rear rim and 5 on the eBay rim. The speed sensor on the Sports City reads the buttons as they go past it. On the 2008 I have the speed sensor expects 2 buttons per revolution but apparently the scoot that m rim came off of reads 5 per revolution so 2.5 times actual speed plus whatever error is already in the speedo. On this Sports City that has been about 4% also times 2.5 which is how my 4,000 mile trip became 11,000.

Finally back in Breckenidge, sitting at the French café having crepe and coffee. Looked up to see an aquamarine LX pass by. Ah, it I good to be home.
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:23:16 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:23:16 +0000 linkquote
Memory
Please forgive this hijack but I've just found this pic of my 2012 ride.

I miss it.

Gone now.

Bill

MB - Can anyone spot the sponsorship from the Sex Shop ?



Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:36:23 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:36:23 +0000 linkquote
Question
Does anyone remember the older gentleman with the white hair and beard who I chatted to at least twice at Abita ?

I don't think he was involved in the Cannonball but I remember him being very pleasant to talk to and very inquisitive.

Anyone ?

Bill xxx
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 19:24:55 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 19:24:55 +0000 linkquote
Re: Question
Bill Dog wrote:
Does anyone remember the older gentleman with the white hair and beard who I chatted to at least twice at Abita ?

I don't think he was involved in the Cannonball but I remember him being very pleasant to talk to and very inquisitive.

Anyone ?

Bill xxx
Santa?



Sat, 05 Jul 2014 20:34:42 +0000

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 20:34:42 +0000 linkquote
Dress
He wore a black mesh jacket and not a white trimmed parka.

At no point did he say Yo ho ho.

Bill xxx

Edit What's Binh's full name please.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 14:03:23 +0000

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Sun, 06 Jul 2014 14:03:23 +0000 linkquote
Re: Dress
Bill Dog wrote:
He wore a black mesh jacket and not a white trimmed parka.

At no point did he say Yo ho ho.

Bill xxx

Edit What's Binh's full name please.
Bihn Cheung.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 14:42:21 +0000

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Sun, 06 Jul 2014 14:42:21 +0000 linkquote
Re: Question
Bill Dog wrote:
Does anyone remember the older gentleman with the white hair and beard who I chatted to at least twice at Abita ?

I don't think he was involved in the Cannonball but I remember him being very pleasant to talk to and very inquisitive.

Anyone ?

Bill xxx
That would be me, Bill. And thanks for calling me a gentleman; my wife blew coffee onto her keyboard when she saw that one -- Ha!

Cheers, Johnny
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 16:22:52 +0000

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Sun, 06 Jul 2014 16:22:52 +0000 linkquote
buff
Thank you both for clearing those mysteries up.

Is that proper English ?

Bill xxx
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 23:26:23 +0000

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Sun, 06 Jul 2014 23:26:23 +0000 linkquote
I think so, but then you're the native English speaker, so I defer to you. Sounds good to me; I shall endeavour to follow your example...
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 00:31:35 +0000

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Mon, 07 Jul 2014 00:31:35 +0000 linkquote
Don't.

Seriously...

Don't.
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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 04:39:00 +0000

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 04:39:00 +0000 linkquote
It was requested that I post some of my pictures up from the ride and I completely forgot because I posted them all on FB.

I think you should be able to see all 112 of them if you use this link. You shouldn't need FB to view them. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154246611695128.1073741834.705875127&type=1&l=36db264184

Sorry for bringing this up again.














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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 05:03:54 +0000 linkquote
Yesterday Steve and I rode to Cripple Creek and some other parts of the Colorado Gold Trail. On our way back home to Breckenridge along the Hwy 9 in the opposite direction of the Cannonball we were racing to beat an incoming storm when I took this photo using the same camera set up as on the cannonball - Cannon D10 mounted to the windshield of the BV instead of the Sports City. It was almost like being back on the cannonball.



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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 05:51:27 +0000 linkquote
Motovista wrote:
WLeuthold wrote:
Motovista wrote:
Good luck, and may the best GT200 win.
GT200's, like mine, are a good option. To be competitive, hey must be very well prepared with auxiliary tank and lots of speed with a rider who gets the mission. I am approaching it with a plan of a separate spare tank, thorough preparation, good GPS skills and a willingness to ride quickly all day.

I am looking forward to posting about my experiences, along with reading what the other riders have to say and the responses of those following.

It is the adventure of a lifetime for many of us.
I'll give you the same sage advice I am sharing with all my co-competitors. You need to carry about 4 80lb bags of cement to fill in any impassible potholes you encounter. And at night, especially in Canada and the Rockies, you should store all your open containers of food like honey, jelly and candy bars under the seat, so nobody steals it.
This funny , if a bear smells that stuff your vespa will be stolen by yogi
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:06:55 +0000

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:06:55 +0000 linkquote
This one from Amerivespa is for you LC.



Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:28:02 +0000

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:28:02 +0000 linkquote
yanobobano wrote:
one from Amerivespa
Lance Cali Classic 125/150 (no floor hump).
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:02:13 +0000

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:02:13 +0000 linkquote
yanobobano wrote:
This one from Amerivespa is for you LC.
NICE! Thanks for granting my request...you're the best genie ever!

Thank you VERY much for posting & for the non-FB-friendly link (no FB for me). Your pics are absolutely beautiful. (You're not so bad yourself either .) I only lived in NOLA for about a half a year after Katrina but your pics brought back some pretty strong feelings & memories.

Your states/provinces map has got to be the most unique one I've ever seen. I freely admit I'm going to stalk your pics for quite some time...every time this Vegas heat starts making me crazy, I grab a beer & browse your glacier pics. Thanks again!
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:26:28 +0000

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:26:28 +0000 linkquote
distance
I like this



Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:11:48 +0000

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:11:48 +0000 linkquote
Just an FYI, this week is the 10th anniversary of when we pulled out of Virginia Beach on the original scooter cannonball. Time flies! Lotsa fun from then til now, huh?
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:35:08 +0000

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:35:08 +0000 linkquote
Bobovespa wrote:
Just an FYI, this week is the 10th anniversary of when we pulled out of Virginia Beach on the original scooter cannonball. Time flies! Lotsa fun from then til now, huh?
Who knew you were starting an institution.
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:29:11 +0000 linkquote
Re: distance
Bill Dog wrote:
I like this
Who is that masked man? Dog you the man!
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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 16:20:12 +0000

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BMW R1100RT The Problem Child Moto Guzzi V7 Racer
Joined: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 19:16:55 +0000
Posts: 18705
Location: South East Great England of Britishland
 
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BMW R1100RT The Problem Child Moto Guzzi V7 Racer
Joined: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 19:16:55 +0000
Posts: 18705
Location: South East Great England of Britishland
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 16:20:12 +0000 linkquote
Offer
If anyone is thinking of entering Scooter Cannonball in 2016 and they don't have a scooter and the regs stay the same please pm me.

Bill x
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 20:01:17 +0000

Molto Verboso
Nazgul
Joined: Tue, 25 Oct 2005 01:14:18 +0000
Posts: 1985
Location: North Chesterfield, VA
 
Molto Verboso
Nazgul
Joined: Tue, 25 Oct 2005 01:14:18 +0000
Posts: 1985
Location: North Chesterfield, VA
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 20:01:17 +0000 linkquote
Bobovespa wrote:
Just an FYI, this week is the 10th anniversary of when we pulled out of Virginia Beach on the original scooter cannonball. Time flies! Lotsa fun from then til now, huh?
Except of course that you bailed in Chattanooga and mysteriously showed up again at the finish line in NOHO.
   

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