"Iowa and Missouri are very different culturally. Iowa has the northern midwestern "nice" commonly associated with Minnesota. I've ridden thousands of miles on Iowa roads without the support of RAGBRAI without incident. Also waiting to…"
"The top of a semitrailer is around 13.5 feet. The minimum vertical clearance to not require a low clearance warning is 16 feet. On rural roads there are many bridges with 14 ft of vertical clearance or less. 15 feet is a stupid height for…"
"For the most part, dogs are territorial. If you're moving they'll run along behind you menacingly to make sure you keep moving and turn back once you've left their territory. Some dogs, however, really do want to fight. I had someone…"
"This is a huge problem in the South. Lots of mean dogs and worse owners. I've had a couple of times were the owner was on the porch and could see the dog chasing me, and apparently found the whole thing funny."
"I believe this thread with McGrath Lexus is the dealership you were thinking of. Contacting the company is always a good first step. Sometimes they are very willing to help, but just don't know that there's a problem. That McGrath thread…"
"A tap is a tool for repairing female threads or cutting new threads in an unthreaded hole. A die is a similar tool for male threads. Most places that sell hand tools like wrenchs and sockets will have tap and die sets. M4 is a pretty standard bolt…"
"The Minneapolis style racks mount to the wall in an area similar to where the vertical hand rails and emergency procedure poster are in this picture. Since they're wall mounted they don't interfere with standing passengers if there…"
"The closest thing that there is to a good spot is the operator cab, but it’s difficult to get in and out of. Standing means that you’re blocking the door and it can be difficult to hold onto the bike and the train. Standing really only…"
"The general rule is anything that requires an officer to be dispatched to your location requires a 911 call. Call 311 if you need to file a report just to have it in the system, or if you have a maintenace issue that needs to be…"
The Lucas Museum is essentially infill development of an already built up section of the Lakefront. It’s taking a small built on but underdeveloped bit of land in the middle of a built up strip and building something in character…"
Hey Cameron! I actually got word this morning that they found us a host family. Yeah! They're pretty close to the campgrounds actually. I'd love to meet up that evening or somewhere along the way for some good ol fashioned chainlink fun. Thanks again for looking into it for us. Cheers!
Hey, for the IL beach SP ride, would you mind if myself and Brittany were to share a site with you and liz? we have a 2 (and 3) person tent of our own. I wasnt sure how this all worked so I put our names down on the spread sheet but that can easily be changed.