• June 12, 2015 —

    Triumph Tiger Explorer Ignition Switched Power

    If you're looking to add electrical accessories to your Tiger Explorer, you're going to want to use a fuseblock. And if you're installing a fuseblock, you'll need a source for ignition switched power. Here's one place to find it on the Tiger Explo...continue reading »

  • June 11, 2015 —

    Newhalem The Long Way

    I just spent a long weekend wandering around central Washington, flirting with Canada, and generally getting acquainted with Beast and its touring capabilities.This trip was born a few months ago when a friend of mine invited me to join her on a c...continue reading »

  • June 01, 2015 —

    To Be Fitted By a Trained Mechanic

    Oh Triumph, you're so cute, telling me that I need a trained mechanic to replace the plastic lens on a turn signal.continue reading »

  • May 31, 2015 —

    A Beast Followed Me Home

    I never planned on buying a "big bike", especially one that weighs over 500 pounds. In fact, I always kind of pooh-poohed the Escalades of the motorcycle world: too big, too tall, too "ADV" for me.continue reading »

  • May 29, 2015 —

    We're Baaaaacckk!

    There I was, minding my own business, working, shopping for groceries, walking the dog, and before I knew it, I hadn't ridden a motorcycle in over a year and a half.continue reading »