Search found 17 matches

by 1AHBE
Sat Nov 23, 2013 7:14 pm
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: wannabe rider saying hi
Replies: 17
Views: 4874

Re: wannabe rider saying hi

ok...so I was able to go through the rat's nest of wiring that one of the previous owners put in place....at one point the bike was street legal..... two issues that came up are: 1. the front brake doesn't turn on the brake light, just the rear brake. the front doesn't have the pressure sensitive ba...
by 1AHBE
Thu Nov 14, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: wannabe rider saying hi
Replies: 17
Views: 4874

Re: wannabe rider saying hi

So when you get the bike inspected, you need DOT approved tires....but when you ride in the organized enduros, etc...do people typically take non-DOT tires? Basically I'm not sure if I should just buy any tire that fits or some really good DOT knobbies. BTW, I had a blast at Hatfield Mccoy. It was c...
by 1AHBE
Thu Nov 14, 2013 8:23 pm
Forum: Jo Momma
Topic: cold weather riding wear
Replies: 14
Views: 2926

Re: cold weather riding wear

heated gloves provide great warmth, but are thick and I hate dealing with the wires. this year i've started using heated grips + hippo hands and i've kept wearing my summer gloves. so far i've been comfy with this setup. hopefully i can do this all winter. you need to get used to not seeing your con...
by 1AHBE
Fri Oct 25, 2013 4:33 pm
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: Ellicott City Motor Sports...opinions please
Replies: 10
Views: 3124

Re: Ellicott City Motor Sports...opinions please

Thx for the info.
I've seen some kits on fleabay for kinda cheap.

A friend told me that Used Cycle Emporium is a good place to get an inspection.
by 1AHBE
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:45 am
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: Ellicott City Motor Sports...opinions please
Replies: 10
Views: 3124

Re: Ellicott City Motor Sports...opinions please

Somewhat of a hijack :bandit: I'm looking for a list of things I need to do to my bike. I've read that I need a neutral indicator light, a kickstand kill switch, high AND low beams...a lot seems like :bull: Is it better to call the inspection station first and ask what I need? Maybe tell them I just...
by 1AHBE
Wed Oct 16, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: wannabe rider saying hi
Replies: 17
Views: 4874

Re: wannabe rider saying hi

yeah it was at hatfield mccoy. i'm pretty sure it was the rockhouse trail system.
i'm going there soon. :loveit:
..and then i'll get my 450 bike plated... :pray:
by 1AHBE
Tue Oct 08, 2013 11:25 pm
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: wannabe rider saying hi
Replies: 17
Views: 4874

Re: wannabe rider saying hi

:welcome: you'll fit in well here. Watch for the Hammer Run announcements - you'll have a blast. The vids on youtube look kewl! I'll be at hatfield mccoy at that time, though. Welcome :cheers: . You will want to get a plate on it or miss out on some great organized rides like Hammer Run, PaTRA 7 mo...
by 1AHBE
Tue Oct 08, 2013 12:48 am
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: wannabe rider saying hi
Replies: 17
Views: 4874

wannabe rider saying hi

HI! i bought a ktm 450 xcw at the urging of my friends. so far i've been to hatfield mccoy once and i'm going again in november... quite an eye-opener! i'm super-excited about going again in a few weeks. I've been wanting to do some more trail riding (other than visiting hatfield mccoy twice a year)...
by 1AHBE
Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:18 pm
Forum: Eats!
Topic: South Mountain Creamery in Middletown, MD
Replies: 8
Views: 6377

Re: South Mountain Creamery in Middletown, MD

Today after I picked up my son from pre-school we went over to the South Mtn Creamery. My son's highlight was laughing at one of the cows peeing about five gallons on another cow. I've been to other farms and seen roaming chickens, but never roaming turkeys. My son also enjoyed chasing the chickens...