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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #780 on: July 21, 2021, 05:18:52 AM »
Lets hope no one sees the inside of one.  :) 
The mighty KLR thumper with it's 35 real world hp is a ticket trap.  Too easy and comfortable to do 62 mph in a 45 zone.  The officer gave me a warning, not a ticket, probably because when I took off my helmet I was laughing and because I'm a non-threatening fat old man.  I'm glad he didn't get me a mile earlier when I was doing 70 in that zone.

We had a nice talk about the diner down the road, too.  If anyone is in Hundred, West by god Virginia, make sure you stop at the Rt 250 diner.  Good stuff.
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #781 on: July 21, 2021, 05:58:05 AM »
Thought I was selling you some low-performance fun . . . but once a scofflaw . . .  :wink:

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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #782 on: July 21, 2021, 10:15:28 AM »
The Police car one, reminded me of my first ticket on a bike. In 1978, my 2 buddies and I left out from Bessemer Al and rode up to Harpers Ferry, camped once on the way in Chattanooga, then Highway 81 the majority of the way. The next morning, after repairing a flat tire, we went the entire Skyline/BRP to Pigeon Forge for the night. A dramatic example of Youth's endurance, a lack of understanding of death due to fast riding on curvy roads and God's protection of fools AND children. The last day on homeward leg, just before leaving NC, we were having a spirited triple digit blast, when we passed an NC trooper headed the other way. If we had ran, he would have never caught us as it was a 4 lane and he had to go a bit to turn around. We stopped and waited for him lol, and when he asked us why we stopped as we were crossing into Tennessee, we explained that our Dads were police and we understood the program. We took pics as he was writing our grossly reduced speeding tix, and it was a funny thing. Except for the $105 fine that was hard money to find back then..
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #783 on: November 20, 2021, 11:21:42 AM »
Thought I'd revive this thread and see if there is any interest.

John's last tag was a cop car:


Tag is an old school diner or restaurant:
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #783 on: November 20, 2021, 11:21:42 AM »

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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #784 on: November 20, 2021, 12:37:40 PM »
Revived just in time for the coldest temps of the year around here.  :wink:
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #785 on: November 20, 2021, 01:37:17 PM »
Revived just in time for the coldest temps of the year around here.  :wink:

Charlie, I understand but itís in the 60ís and 70ís down here.
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #786 on: November 21, 2021, 11:45:38 AM »
Grab-O!!  In Point Marion PA.







Warmed up to 40F so ok to ride. For now. :)

Iím embarrassed to say that Iíve never eaten at that diner. Iím a greasy spoon aficionado.
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #787 on: November 21, 2021, 11:48:28 AM »
New tag: sports stadium or sports venue. Ball fields ok.





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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #788 on: November 21, 2021, 03:13:54 PM »




Tag is any kind of vista.

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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #789 on: November 25, 2021, 02:13:18 PM »
In case anyone is wondering how to play (everyone is invited), it's easy.  Blackcat rode to a vista and snapped a picture.  That's the tag.  In turn, I'll ride to the best vista that I can find.  Living in hilly country, I just do the best that I can.  Vista of Morgantown, WV:





That's my grab.  I then ride somewhere that I think would make a good tag. 
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #790 on: November 25, 2021, 02:21:09 PM »
New tag. Holiday decorations.




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Easy peasy. The idea is not to stump everyone. Just find something that gets folks out riding. 40 + Fahrenheit here today but not sure how much riding Iíve get left this year. :)
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #791 on: November 25, 2021, 05:08:33 PM »
I'm out.. truly nasty weather here..
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Re: WildGuzzi Tag-O-Rama
« Reply #792 on: November 26, 2021, 06:05:01 PM »
This probably looks better at night.



Tag is colorful house.



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