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Winter Motorcycle Riding – Part 2 – Riding Safely

Posted by The-Dude on December 4, 2018 in Tutorials

I probably shouldn’t start a post on safe winter motorcycle riding talking about snow donuts on a motorcycle, but they are one of the perks of riding a motorcycle in…

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Winter Motorcycle Riding – Part 1 – Choosing Gear

Posted by The-Dude on November 29, 2018 in Tutorials

I live in Buffalo NY and we’re known for our long cold winters. For me, one of the great things about owning a cheap Chinese dual sport is winter riding!…

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4000 Mile CSC TT250 Review.

Posted by The-Dude on November 19, 2018 in Reviews

About 6 months ago I decided to buy a cheap Chinese dual sport motorcycle. I’ve been considering taking a cross country trip from Buffalo NY to Pacific Coast Highway in…

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Cheap Mod Motorcycle Tail Box Under $10.00 Cheap Luggage For The CSC TT250

Posted by The-Dude on November 6, 2018 in Mods

Not quite luggage but this tail box is a fun easy mod that costed under $10.00 and now I have a little extra storage on the dual sport. It holds…

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Halloween Samhain Photo Shoot of 2003 Honda Shadow

Posted by The-Dude on October 31, 2018 in Photography

Went to the cemetery the other day to snap a few shots of my 2003 Honda Shadow. The bike has a bit of a Goth theme, so I thought the…

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Winter Is Coming!

Posted by The-Dude on October 18, 2018 in Update

Woke up to a really cold morning. The creases of the neighborhood roofs covered in a light snow from the night before. It’s only October, but make no mistake about…

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Learning As I Go….

Posted by The-Dude on September 27, 2018 in Update

Well my last two trips haven’t been huge successes. I never made it to Vermont, or even the Adirondacks for that matter. My trip to Lost Nations wasn’t exactly a…

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A Not So Spiritual Journey – The Autumnal Equinox 2018

Posted by The-Dude on September 25, 2018 in Trail Riding, Trips

Saturday, September 22nd 2018. Today marks the official first day of Autumn, the Autumnal Equinox. Autumn rolled in with steel grey clouds and much cooler temperatures. I didn’t feel like…

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Buffalo To Vermont Maybe.

Posted by The-Dude on September 20, 2018 in Trips

This was the original post I wrote before I discovered that I had left my charger for my phone/GPS on the bed at home.  I packed the bike the night…

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Abusing The CSC TT250 At The Edge Of The Adirondack Mountains.

Posted by The-Dude on September 18, 2018 in Trips

I put the CSC TT250 through some serious abuse this weekend. I drove it from one side of the state to the other, right along the edge of the Adirondack…

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