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Forum: Vendors 08-12-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,025
Posted By Kingsized
Thank you again Bob. It looks like things are...

Thank you again Bob. It looks like things are coming together great for you guys. My review of the motoPockets:

I installed a set of 3 motoPOCKETS on my BMW 1200 Adventure and headed west from...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-19-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,096
Posted By Kingsized
BW, just saw the rally page for the first time....

BW, just saw the rally page for the first time. Super job on the 1st post with the sponsor logos and new pay method. It looks great. I'll sign up when I get back in town.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-19-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 394
Posted By Kingsized
ADV crew in Dallas

I took a wrong turn in Dallas due to the construction and was at a red light when a guy ran over to say hello. He and a group of guys that were drinking beers and hanging at a sweet looking Mexican...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-15-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 15,345
Views: 788,857
Posted By Kingsized
Opi' glad you made it back safe. I'm in...

Opi' glad you made it back safe. I'm in California now with 5 days left on my return trip. If anyone is interested, I have a simple blog going.

http://twowheelsgood3.blogspot.com/
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-08-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,291
Posted By Kingsized
I'm 5 days in to my trip now. This morning I...

I'm 5 days in to my trip now. This morning I decided to change my route. I used the Harley program but not for any special reason. I built the route and saved it to a SD card as a GPX.

Here is the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-05-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15,345
Views: 788,857
Posted By Kingsized
I'm only 1.5 days in of a 16 day trip to Seattle...

I'm only 1.5 days in of a 16 day trip to Seattle but I did start a blog if anyone is interested.

I know that Carabnsol just finished an epic trip and Okie Dokie is heading to Cali. I've been...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-02-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,416
Posted By Kingsized
I've seen that information on other sites. Here...

I've seen that information on other sites. Here is a page within Intellicast weather which talks about it and a blurb from that page.

"The wind chill temperature (often popularly called the wind...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-01-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,416
Posted By Kingsized
I am heading out Friday for a 7,500 mile trip...

I am heading out Friday for a 7,500 mile trip into some pretty hot areas. I just checked and today was 122f in Death Valley. I am seriously thinking about bypassing it. Not for me as much as for my...
Forum: Vendors 06-28-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,025
Posted By Kingsized
Very nice! I found them on the front page under...

Very nice! I found them on the front page under "newest". Ask if the can be listed under luggage/accessories. It seems like the place they'd get the most views.

Bob, Emma and I have shared a few...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-23-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 468
Posted By Kingsized
Uploading gpx to a Garmin 550 via SD card

Recently I put a gpx route on a SD card and couldn't upload it to my 550. Can anyone who has a 500 and does this help?

I am using a Samsung Chromebook to build a route with an online tool so...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-23-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,291
Posted By Kingsized
I use the Garmin 550 and can't Wifi upload and it...

I use the Garmin 550 and can't Wifi upload and it only recognizes a phone or comms via Bluetooth. The SD card idea should have worked but didn't. I'm not sure why. I created a gpx route on the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-22-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,291
Posted By Kingsized
Ok, I see this has been added as a sticky so I...

Ok, I see this has been added as a sticky so I want to follow up. I tried to use the Harley site as well as another that I liked even more named; http://tourstart.org/drive/

Tourstart is the best...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-21-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,291
Posted By Kingsized
Thanks, the Harley one will work for me. All the...

Thanks, the Harley one will work for me. All the ones I find through a Google Search suck. That is what I needed. Thanks again.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-21-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,291
Posted By Kingsized
I can't download programs on the Samsung. It has...

I can't download programs on the Samsung. It has to all 100% online.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-21-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,291
Posted By Kingsized
Free online route building programs

A month or so ago I stumbled across a thread talking about this but can't find it now. I am taking a three week trip and am taking a small Samsung Chromebook which can't have programs loaded onto it....
Forum: Equipment 05-30-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Kingsized
It's not the pain that bothers me as much as the...

It's not the pain that bothers me as much as the lack of mobility with the fluid. My knee gets so stiff, it's hard to walk.

I am scheduled for a Cortisone shot and fluid to be drawn four days...
Forum: Equipment 05-30-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Kingsized
Probably the way I'll go. There you go thinking...

Probably the way I'll go. There you go thinking out of the box. :thumb
Forum: Equipment 05-30-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Kingsized
Absorption material for pegs

I have a knee problem that I will have surgically fixed in the fall. When I ride long distances, fluid builds in a pocket behind my knee. I can only assume from the vibration of the bike. I have a...
Forum: Equipment 05-26-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Kingsized
Just for future search purposes, I ordered a new...

Just for future search purposes, I ordered a new set of HIDs so we'd have everything on hand to fix the problem and we'd have a backup on hand. They are cheap enough so...

We started by patching...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-21-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 5,168
Views: 296,991
Posted By Kingsized
What you mean by that young feller! :rofl

What you mean by that young feller! :rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-14-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 31,540
Views: 7,706,656
Posted By Kingsized
I read your comments as "Matching hair an pant"...

I read your comments as "Matching hair an pant" and I'm ok with that. Maybe it was the tongue sticking out. :D
Forum: Equipment 05-07-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Kingsized
I'll try swapping the bulbs before ordering new...

I'll try swapping the bulbs before ordering new parts. I haven't tried troubleshooting because it's a friends bike. I have to wait for us to get together.
Forum: Equipment 05-07-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Kingsized
Thanks Jim, I'll order a new ballast.

Thanks Jim, I'll order a new ballast.
Forum: Equipment 05-07-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Kingsized
HID light problem after conversion

I have read a decent amount on HID conversion and last fall did the conversion on my bike and another. I'm having a problem with a converted fog light on an 2009 BMW 1200Adventure. A few days ago,...
Forum: Vendors 04-22-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 23,632
Posted By Kingsized
One word...Canbus. I'm looking for a easy Canbus...

One word...Canbus. I'm looking for a easy Canbus bypass. I'll shoot you an email. Thanks!
Forum: Vendors 04-22-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 23,632
Posted By Kingsized
What is the wiring like in the LR4s? One pos and...

What is the wiring like in the LR4s? One pos and one neg? I am thinking of just running the wiring through a handlebar switch and then to my fuse block to 12v switched. Seems simple. Am I missing...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-20-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By Kingsized
GXM 30 upgrade?

I have problems with my GXM30 antenna loosing signal. It fades in and out often. I've searched and can't find any information about an upgraded XM antenna for my Garmin 550. Does such a beast exist?...
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,674
Posted By Kingsized
Been tent camping for 30+ years. Started hanging...

Been tent camping for 30+ years. Started hanging to save my lower back. Bought many hammocks starting with ENO, then Speer, Clark etc. I enjoy it but for me at least, it takes three times longer to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-01-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 15,345
Views: 788,857
Posted By Kingsized
DQ, you put the newly paints crash bars back on?

DQ, you put the newly paints crash bars back on?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-15-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 31,540
Views: 7,706,656
Posted By Kingsized
Pretty tight line for a GSA. I don't see fault.

Pretty tight line for a GSA. I don't see fault.
Forum: Equipment 03-03-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,304
Posted By Kingsized
Ok, for future reference for others; I got the...

Ok, for future reference for others; I got the HJC SyMax 3 in today and while I wear a 2XL in Shoei, I'll have to have a 3XL in this helmet. Since the Symax dosen't come in 3XL, I'll have to go with...
Forum: Equipment 03-03-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,304
Posted By Kingsized
I ordered a HJC SyMax 3 Friday, It should be here...

I ordered a HJC SyMax 3 Friday, It should be here in a few days. I ordered a XXL which is the same size I wear in Shoei. Hopefully it won't be too small. The description of size is listed the same at...
Forum: Vendors 03-02-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,437
Posted By Kingsized
Any plans to make a 3XL?

Any plans to make a 3XL?
Forum: Vendors 02-27-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,025
Posted By Kingsized
Thanks for the head's up. I agree, its shows the...

Thanks for the head's up. I agree, its shows the pockets much clearer and you still get the "in action" photos. Good job Bob!
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,304
Posted By Kingsized
I currently run a Shoei Qwest. I wonder how much...

I currently run a Shoei Qwest. I wonder how much different it would fit than the NeoTec?
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,304
Posted By Kingsized
Glasses would be my specific reason for going...

Glasses would be my specific reason for going modular. So, why can't you put your glasses on with the modular helmet on? I wear Silhouette frames and they are more flexible. I can't wear them with my...
Forum: Vendors 02-22-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 585,369
Posted By Kingsized
No need. I'm not complaining as much as kicking...

No need. I'm not complaining as much as kicking myself. Thank you.
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,272
Posted By Kingsized
In my opinion (and considering you posted between...

In my opinion (and considering you posted between two LDC Rep posts in an LDC themed thread) your posts lacks tact and respect for a competitor. LDC should have the right to address any comments or...
Forum: Vendors 02-21-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,619
Posted By Kingsized
I just wanted to give a vote of confidence to the...

I just wanted to give a vote of confidence to the team at Competition Accessories. I put in my order yesterday and came home today to a box with two pretty new tires by my front door. Very...
Forum: Vendors 02-21-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 585,369
Posted By Kingsized
I so want a custom suit and planned to get one...

I so want a custom suit and planned to get one before my Summer 2014 trip. I didn't see the price increase coming and wish now I had so I would have order mine before. On the fence now. If you don't...
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