Representin’ #ATLUTD

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With the miles ahead of me (and a day with nothing planned), I updated my bike to a five-stripes theme.  I think an Atlanta United decal on each of the panniers will round it out.  

T-3 Final Touches

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I leave for family vacation next week.  This is my last week to get the bike ready for the road. The new tires are installed and seem to ride fine.  Some reviews indicated that the Tractionator GPS tires are noisy … Read More

T-4 Putting it all together

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In spite of a few minor setbacks, the bike is home and ready for final assembly.  The electrical connection for the heated jacket was much simpler than anticipated. The Rotopax gas tank is proving more difficult to mount. I don’t … Read More

T-6 Bike Maintenance

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The new tires are ordered (decided on Motoz Tractionators). The bike is in the shop for 11,000 mile maintenance and ECM replacement (Suzuki recall). New fluids all around, thorough chain and engine inspection.  I will add electrical connection for heated … Read More

T-7 Online Shopping Completed

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Watching Adventure Rider Forum Threads to insure I am well prepared for the trip.  Critical items arriving now include Klim Hi-Viz riding jacket, warm base layer, 12V tire pump, Moto-Skivees, RotopakX Gas Tank, and mosquito net.