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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-23-2001, 07:51 AM Thread Starter
 
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I am thinking about doing the Iron Butt Saddle Sore this summer. I was wondering if anyone had any tips about witnesses along the trip or any words of wisodm not on the Iron Butt website. I am going to get the RKA 47 liter saddlebags and the 23 Liter magnetic tank bag for luggage.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-26-2001, 10:10 PM
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There are some guys I know that have ridden that a few times. I think you just need somebody at the start and at the end of the run. Then keep your gas receipts and make sure there date and time stamped. I have a set of those RKA bags that I bought for my VFR that have been used once that I'll let you have for $200 delivered. Let me know.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-10-2001, 08:03 AM
 
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Good luck and stay hydrated. Maybe oyu might want to get a Camelback water blivet. And something for a sore butt!lol
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-05-2001, 03:51 AM
 
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Re: Iron Butt Saddle Sore

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I am thinking about doing the Iron Butt Saddle Sore this summer. I was wondering if anyone had any tips about witnesses along the trip or any words of wisodm not on the Iron Butt website. I am going to get the RKA 47 liter saddlebags and the 23 Liter magnetic tank bag for luggage.
So, did you go on the trip? Time is getting short if you haven't.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-05-2001, 07:37 AM Thread Starter
 
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I have finally purchased everything and am now waiting for a good weekend. My trip will be:

Macon GA -> Savannah, GA
Savannah, GA -> Columbia, SC
Columbia, SC -> Charlotte, NC
Charlotte, NC -> Winston-Salem, NC
Winston-Salem, NC -> Knoxville, TN
Knoxville, TN -> Macon, GA

Hopefully the tropical strom won't stick around too long and i will be able to go not next weekend but the following.

WIll let you guys know if I made it.
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