Adventures and Touring ... gas, sweat and gears - 2014-06-26
Took a ride last weekend from Rochester,NY to Fort Wayne, Indiana. 466miles each way plus assorted stops. Took about 10hrs each direction. Long time to ride. Was surprised about the foot and ankle pain while on the bike. Great ride though. Some nice country to go thru.
Cruizin ... for those cruisers who cruise - 2014-05-18
Glad to be part of the group finally :) Here's my ride, CTX700nd. Interesting bike, it's got "drive modes" and can be ridden fully automatic, or fully manual with a paddle shifter. recently added rear carrier and backrest for the mrs.
rides so smooth. the DCT makes riding so easy. this is my 5th bike, and for me some of the major selling points were the ABS and mileage. supposed to get around 64mpg. I didn't figure on using the automatic transmission....thought i'd miss shifting. The auto is too fun not to use. I think i used manual mode once just to try it. Shifting's second nature.....but not shifting is even better.
Theater is in the basement, there's no outside light. Chairs are comfy, and will get some wood under them to stabilize. The lights on the side change colors and dim (hue lights). Movies on display are only about half the total collection.
Most computers use a two-step process to cool the CPU. First, a heat exchanger pasted to the processor draws the warmth away. And then a combination of a heatsink and fans dissipate it away from the P...