Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

Hi, this forum is not accepting new members. But if anyone would like to start a new Silverwing forum than you can do so. Go to the bottom of this site to start a new Silverwing forum.
 
HomeCalendarGalleryFAQSearchRegisterLog in
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Old member back onboard
by JamieB Today at 12:51 pm

» Main beam problem?
by Old Limey Today at 8:17 am

» Acceptable age for new tires
by Easyrider Today at 4:10 am

» New Yamaha scooter 2018
by john grinsel Today at 1:15 am

» Just might be the best buck spent.
by bikehiker Yesterday at 8:15 pm

» Cheap tire
by Easyrider Yesterday at 6:09 pm

» HID project headlight conversion
by The Bern Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:55 pm

» Engine Mods revisited
by gavinfdavies Wed Apr 18, 2018 5:00 pm

» So what do you do with
by Meldrew Wed Apr 18, 2018 2:15 pm

» Major problem at home!
by bikehiker Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:11 pm

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
free forum
 
Share | 
 

 Announcement of site ownership

Go down 
AuthorMessage
JeffR
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 2505
Age : 58
Location : Bay Area, Ca
Points : 6126
Registration date : 2008-12-20

PostSubject: Announcement of site ownership   Wed Nov 19, 2014 6:47 pm

Hi,

I am posting this to inform the members that I have been given the ownership of the site.  So I am back again as the owner and will strive for this to be the "Friendliest Silver Wing site" on the web.

There will be some changes with the Moderators.  ColinB and Bigbird have stepped down from their positions.  MikeO is still an Administrator for the site as is Dan (DSpevack).

I would ask that everyone just be nice to one another and show respect to those of us here.

Thank you,

JeffR


Last edited by JeffR on Wed Nov 19, 2014 6:55 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
http://www.silverwing600.com
The Scootist
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert
avatar

Number of posts : 694
Age : 60
Location : Loveland, Colorado
Points : 4048
Registration date : 2009-01-23

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Wed Nov 19, 2014 6:53 pm

Another interesting development... Hope all is well...
Back to top Go down
Old Limey
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert
avatar

Number of posts : 828
Age : 73
Location : BOLTON LANCASHIRE ENGLAND
Points : 3782
Registration date : 2010-06-09

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Wed Nov 19, 2014 7:22 pm

Iam very glad to hear this Jeff R. I hope you will consider re instating Meldrew to this site. I have never met Meldrew, but feel his contributions, although a bit harsh at times, did add interest and i must say I did agree with many of his obsevations. If we are all for free speech and individual expression then, surely, Meldrew had a right to his opinions , and after all what real harm,apart from hurt feelings, did his comments do?. Smile
Back to top Go down
john grinsel
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 2393
Age : 78
Points : 6025
Registration date : 2009-08-18

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Wed Nov 19, 2014 7:29 pm

bring Meldrew back!!
Back to top Go down
DickO
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert
avatar

Number of posts : 882
Age : 73
Location : Harveyville, Kansas
Points : 4387
Registration date : 2008-12-23

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Wed Nov 19, 2014 7:40 pm

Good Luck, JeffR !! Personally, I can live with the status quo as it currently sits.
Back to top Go down
cotetoi
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert


Number of posts : 556
Location : New Brunswick, Canada
Points : 2435
Registration date : 2013-06-27

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Wed Nov 19, 2014 8:21 pm

This is the greatest site for SWingers. Good luck, JeffR.
Back to top Go down
GHM-PM
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 1274
Age : 65
Location : Wickenburg, AZ
Points : 3577
Registration date : 2012-05-17

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Nov 20, 2014 2:45 am

Great news Jeff! This is a great site; keep it going !
Back to top Go down
JeffR
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 2505
Age : 58
Location : Bay Area, Ca
Points : 6126
Registration date : 2008-12-20

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Nov 20, 2014 2:58 am

Thanks for supporting the site everyone. And Mike did a great job as owner he deserves our thanks.
Back to top Go down
http://www.silverwing600.com
gdenn
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 20
Location : alabama
Points : 2242
Registration date : 2012-03-22

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Nov 20, 2014 3:37 am

been a member awhile , just sorta watched from a distance. I think the changes that were made were needed. I appreciate all the hard work that goes into keeping this site up and running. special thanks to you . Mike and Dan
Back to top Go down
"Hi Yo"
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 3023
Age : 69
Location : Garland, Texas, U.S.A.
Points : 6242
Registration date : 2010-02-17

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Nov 20, 2014 11:59 am

It's a thankless task Jeff, but I will send my thanks to all of you who have tried to herd this herd of cats. Laughing Laughing
Back to top Go down
MikeO
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 3107
Age : 68
Location : Salisbury UK
Points : 6516
Registration date : 2009-06-29

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Nov 20, 2014 12:31 pm

Thank you all.

I'm sure things will settle down again with Jeff back at the helm. Smile
Back to top Go down
SuzySwing
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 18
Location : Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Points : 1353
Registration date : 2014-08-29

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Nov 20, 2014 9:05 pm

I thank all those who run this site. In my opinion the information available on this site, plus the fast and open replies to questions greatly enhances the Silver Wing ownership experience. This site was key to my choice to buy a Silver Wing. In addition, this has spread to my husband who has also bought a Silver Wing.

Please keep the site vibrant and the information flowing. I am sure that many more of the people who look as guests, lurkers, and posters get great value from this site.

As far as some of the non-Silver Wing posts are concerned, and the varied tone of posts, I tend to focus on content with the understanding that we have multiple nationalities, people-types, and attitudes from the posters. I prefer a light, friendly, helpful post but at the same time know that many interact in different ways.

Thanks to all who post and maintain this site for the good of all

Very Best Wishes

Suzy.
Back to top Go down
Lar man
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 9
Location : Iowa
Points : 1265
Registration date : 2014-11-18

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Fri Nov 21, 2014 12:32 am

It is good to be the king, ride um cowboy
Back to top Go down
tankyuong
Silver Wing Rider
Silver Wing Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 475
Age : 43
Location : Missouri
Points : 3890
Registration date : 2009-07-12

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Fri Nov 21, 2014 3:39 am

good decisions now let the dust settle
Back to top Go down
Deno070
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 121
Age : 44
Location : usa, nj
Points : 1735
Registration date : 2013-12-06

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Fri Nov 21, 2014 3:52 pm

Good Luck Jeff, we'll try and be on our best behavior...lol
Back to top Go down
GHM-PM
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 1274
Age : 65
Location : Wickenburg, AZ
Points : 3577
Registration date : 2012-05-17

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Fri Nov 21, 2014 5:08 pm

Deno070 wrote:
Good Luck Jeff, we'll try and be on our best behavior...lol

Speak for yourself! Laughing
Back to top Go down
mpenny
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 19
Age : 55
Location : Ga,
Points : 539
Registration date : 2016-11-20

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Jan 05, 2017 3:07 am

awesome site
Back to top Go down
oldwingguy
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert


Number of posts : 812
Location : Hocking Hills U.S.A.
Points : 1732
Registration date : 2016-01-29

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:49 pm

Hi Yo wrote:
  It's a thankless task Jeff, but I will send my thanks to all of you who have tried to herd this herd of cats.   Laughing    Laughing

LOL having watched Mythbusters try that I can say it's a job ")
Meldrew can be here from my point of view I try to operate from the if you don't like something because the view is different, don't look. NOTHING is perfect and having a different point of view or idea is ok with me different ideas and experiences are good points of interest. Having successfully built and used a nice working motorcycle platform out of cement blocks is one different way of accomplishing a needed task.
Back to top Go down
Cosmic_Jumper
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 2613
Age : 75
Location : damn near Philadelphia, PA
Points : 6273
Registration date : 2009-06-12

PostSubject: Re: Announcement of site ownership   Thu Jan 05, 2017 5:29 pm

scratch This thread is a couple of years old. Suddenly having it reappear scared the b'jesus out of me.

That this forum continues to be relevant for so long while the others have withered is a testament to, Our Fearless Leader, JeffR's skills at herding cats.

Tim
Back to top Go down
 
Announcement of site ownership
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: Honda Silver Wing :: Silver Wing Topics-
Jump to: