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    Here's how my bike was set up.

    Here's how my bike was set up.
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    Day 15 7/13/18 Key West FL to Dawson, GA In...

    Day 15 7/13/18
    Key West FL to Dawson, GA

    In the morning, we end up waking and having breakfasttogether anyway. Since we’re together,we head down to the buoy for the souvenir picture. After that,...
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    Day 14 7/12/18 Macon, GA to Key West, FL The...

    Day 14 7/12/18
    Macon, GA to Key West, FL

    The air is thick with humidity even this early in themorning. We are in the home stretchnow. We go through tanks of gas untillunch.

    My buddy went to...
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    Day 12 7/10/18 Minot, ND to Bettendorf, IA We...

    Day 12 7/10/18
    Minot, ND to Bettendorf, IA

    We wake early and get the bikes packed. The hotel is next door to a Perkins, so wetreat ourselves to a bit better breakfast than the Days Inn offered. I...
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    Day 11 7/9/18 Grand Prairie, AB to Minot, ND...

    Day 11 7/9/18
    Grand Prairie, AB to Minot, ND
    SS1K
    Splitting the storm

    We wake early and head out. We don’t get a good starting receipt (ajudgement call on my part). Ourdestination for tonight...
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    Day 9 7/7/18 Fairbanks, AK to Continental...

    Day 9 7/7/18
    Fairbanks, AK to Continental Divide, YK
    Lots of moose and bears
    Road doesn’t seem as rough

    The next morning, we rise and pack as a team onceagain. There is a breakfast...
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    Day 8 7/6/18 Deadhorse, AK to Fairbanks, AK...

    Day 8 7/6/18
    Deadhorse, AK to Fairbanks, AK
    North Slope
    Atigun Pass
    Chandler Pass
    Coldfoot, AK
    CB conversation
    Home Depot

    I wake before my alarm on Friday, July 6th. I check what few...
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    Day 7 7/5/18 Aurora Hotel As I wake and look...

    Day 7 7/5/18
    Aurora Hotel

    As I wake and look outside to assess the weather, thereare raindrops hitting the window. Thatmeans it is rainy and windy. A lookthrough the window confirms that it’s not...
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    Day 6 7/4/18 Fairbanks, AK to Deadhorse, AK ...

    Day 6 7/4/18
    Fairbanks, AK to Deadhorse, AK
    Can I do a Saddle Sore on the haul road?
    Haul Road
    Coldfoot, AK
    Chandler Pass
    Atigun Pass
    North Slope
    Aurora Hotel
    Auxiliary Tank Mounting...
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    Day 5 7/3/18 Continental Divide,YK to Fairbanks,...

    Day 5 7/3/18
    Continental Divide,YK to Fairbanks, AK
    Back to SAE
    AlCan BorderCrossing
    Road gets rough

    Today is mostly uneventful. We have a scenic ride around Watson Lake, butthe road is bad...
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    Day 4 7/2/18 Grand Prairie, ABto Continental...

    Day 4 7/2/18
    Grand Prairie, ABto Continental Divide, YK
    Gorgeous BritishColumbia
    AK Highway, DawsonCreek
    Rain
    Continental DivideHotel

    The next morning, we got up and left in a lightdrizzle....
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    Day 3 7/1/18 Choteau, MT toGrand Prairie, AB Oh...

    Day 3 7/1/18
    Choteau, MT toGrand Prairie, AB
    Oh Canada
    Glacier NC, MT
    Portage bordercrossing
    Calgary Rain Storm
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    We got up and enjoyed the free breakfast and then packedthe bikes. We were...
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    Day 1 6/29/18 Bettendorf, Iowa toOacoma, SD Get...

    Day 1 6/29/18
    Bettendorf, Iowa toOacoma, SD
    Get Rolling
    Leave after lunch
    Dinner in SouixFalls, SD

    Launch day finally came and we agreed to meet about 100miles into the trip at a known...
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    Ride Report 2018 Ultimate Coast to Coast...

    Ride Report
    2018 Ultimate Coast to Coast
    Bettendorf, Iowa to Prudhoe Bay, AK to Key West Floridaand back to Bettendorf, Iowa
    June 29th to July 15th, 2018

    I have been planning this ride for...
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    No real ride report yet, but I did want to add a...

    No real ride report yet, but I did want to add a quick note that completed the ride as planned, using one of my “cushion” days in Deadhorse, waiting out a cold front.

    My friend did much of the...
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    I was starting to get concerned about Glacier NP...

    I was starting to get concerned about Glacier NP being open. I had a plan to go around it on the way up and through it on the way back, but it wasn't plan A. Going to the Sun Road just opened...
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    Straight north from glacier through Calgary to...

    Straight north from glacier through Calgary to Edmonton then turn nw.
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    In the US, RD is only illegal in VA and DC. On...

    In the US, RD is only illegal in VA and DC. On my route through Canada, only illegal in the Yukon Province.


    As for the pads, I already have the thinnest cheek pads, so not much they can do...
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    BigLew55's Ulitmate Coast To Coast attempt

    So, I've been planning this ride for several years. The Iron Butt Association has a ton of rides for certificates if you enjoy that sort of thing. I happen to like using them as an excuse, so here...
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    That's a gorgeous bike, Curt! Enjoy.

    That's a gorgeous bike, Curt! Enjoy.
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    Great news! It's always a fun day! Any details...

    Great news! It's always a fun day! Any details on what you're bringing home?
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    I'm running up to Duluth this Saturday to check...

    I'm running up to Duluth this Saturday to check out Aerostitch. I plan on buying pants, and getting measured for a jacket. I may even check out their one piece suits, but I doubt I'll go that route...
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    Yes, they have a switch just like the older ones.

    Yes, they have a switch just like the older ones.
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    On the Rushmore bikes, they can be programmed by...

    On the Rushmore bikes, they can be programmed by the dealer to stay on; no harness or wiring wizardry needed. Both my '15 and '18 are set up with Aux on with both high and low beam. I'm not sure...
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    Personally, this is something that I would...

    Personally, this is something that I would recommend doing yourself. Then you'll know how it was done. You're really only dealing with two screws.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YBDGbIgSKo
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