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Default Leaving in a.m. for 4,000-5,000 Mile Trip...

...on June 16, 2008, from North Carolina to tour New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Utah and Colorado -- if my body holds up. (Hope I can sleep tonight -- this is a first for me.)

Thanks to everyone for all your helpful advice. (I still may not make it, but my odds are a lot better thanks to all the folks on the XlForum -- it's an awesome website.)

Here's my bike loaded up like a Winnebago... not so pretty anymore... but hopefully it's functional.



Here's what it looked like a little while ago..

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My goodness........That is the cleanest, most well organized garage I've ever seen!

Good miles on your trip man! I'm jealous!
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Good miles on your trip man! I'm jealous!
I'd be lost in that garage..... Looks like you can eat off the floor..
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Very Cool! Wish I was going with you. Ride safe and have a Great time. Zeke.
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...thanked Ben Johnson and the rest of the guys in the service department at Carolina Coast Harley-Davidson for helping me out on Saturday without any notice. Without their help I wouldn't have gotten very far.

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Ride safe, have fun, wish I was going with you, post from internet cafe's if you can during trip.

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