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Moabiker's Tall Tales

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Moabite, Sep 1, 2018.

  1. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

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    ...down to 6 more buckets taking out apricot seeds to prep for wine making...
    ...plums look next for picking soon...
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    ...tiny little jet hole was plugged...

    ...hard getting old, FORGOT to bring magnify glasses to vineyard, bring carb home and ...
    ...seeing up close is sure helpful...relax now, carb fixed, ready for tomorrow...
     
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2019
  2. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ....booo...another motorcycle legend just die...
    ...Marland Whaley was trials inspiration for me when i was young .
    ...then he won endurance championship mountain bike in 55 age bracket a few years ago...
    ...and to pass at 60 too young...
    ...R.I.P...
     
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  3. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

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    ...he just email me this pic...looks nice...
    ...comma needed in my sentence in pic, and it more understandable, still awkward...
     
    Last edited: Jul 12, 2019
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  4. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ... i see nonventing gas can after a cool night ...this is supposed to be safe product?
    ...and to fill it takes 3 or 4 hands to do it and not spill on some stuff... IMG_20190709_083342.jpg
    ...3 legged dog...
     
    Last edited: Jul 10, 2019
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  5. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ...picked lots of fruit.... IMG_20190709_144303.jpg

    ...this sooo much nicer than seeing tourist toilet paper all over the desert...
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    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
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  6. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

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    ...this is getting ready for work...
     
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
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  7. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ...time to make the wine doughnuts... IMG_20190710_071449.jpg

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    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
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  8. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

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    ...up to 175 days of riding this year...more to come...
     
    Last edited: Jul 13, 2019
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  9. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ...55-60°f here and mostly shade because in deep forrest...
    ...10 miles from here where all the tourists wandering in red rock it 105°f and no shade...
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    ...on north face of tall peaks there is still tons snow...
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    ...probably only going 10 mph on most dirt road parts but great ride in my book...
     
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2019
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  10. Moabite

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  11. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

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    ...valley below elevation about 4500 ft above sea level...
    ...that darkened long rim top at 5500 ft...
    ...in the mountains i was up to 9,500 ft...
    ...so i a few skyscrapers up today...
     
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2019
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  13. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

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    ...this been here over 15 years and never operated...
    ...some kind of litigation going on, but all electrics have been trashed, major vandalism...
     
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2019
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    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

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  16. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ...motorhome rv park next to sovereign...be a nice place to live...
     
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
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  17. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ...just riding around...
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    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
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  18. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ...Indians...
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    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
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  19. Mailman

    Mailman Hardly a Guru Top Contributor

    Brother......you’ve got the prettiest back yard in the world!
     
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  20. Moabite

    Moabite XS650 Addict Top Contributor

    ...this used to be backyard from when i first moved to moab and drycamp in desert...


    ...but nice parts every direction around town...
     
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
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