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Forum: Vendors 05-31-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
As an owner of both a Lombard one piece (which...

As an owner of both a Lombard one piece (which I'll eventually replace with a Power Shell) and a Navigator two piece, one of the reasons I bought them was because they DON'T have a Gore-tex lining. I...
Forum: Vendors 05-31-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Lowered blood pressure!

OK everyone, the problem with the custom pants has been sorted out.:clap

Thank you Ghazi for a very prompt resolution! :freaky

mchasal, thanks for the heads up, fortunately I had cut and...
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Hi Ghazi. The e-mail has been sent to...

Hi Ghazi. The e-mail has been sent to "sales@teiz.com" (sales@teiz.com)

To the cheering section: I also have had excellent dealings with Ghazi...however. My wife was very reluctant to pay a lot...
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Pissed Massive FUBAR

<style type="text/css">P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }</style> Up until yesterday I was a very satisfied customer of Teiz Powersports. I have both a Lombard one piece, and a Navigator two piece suit,...
Forum: Vendors 04-18-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Thanks Ghazi!

Thanks Ghazi!
Forum: Vendors 04-18-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
I guess the question is: Is this a straight...

I guess the question is: Is this a straight vertical measurement, ie. Waist to floor, minus crotch to floor, equal "the measurement".
Or is it a rounded measurement: ie From the waist, over the...
Forum: Vendors 04-17-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Wicked Custom riding pants.

Hi Ghazi. The wife has finally gotten off the fence regarding a pair of the custom riding pants. (after two price increases....snooze = lose):cry

One of the measurements that is asked for is...
Forum: Ride reports 11-27-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 817
Views: 289,394
Posted By TO Scootz
Even a used toughbook is going to be pricey. I've...

Even a used toughbook is going to be pricey. I've carried my Acer netbook (dual boot, XP and Ubuntu 12.04) around a bit, but my Wee Strom is not a dirt bike, therefore the Acer gets a (sort of) easy...
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 817
Views: 289,394
Posted By TO Scootz
Fayela, you mention that your photo stitching...

Fayela, you mention that your photo stitching program is on the blink. Do you have access to a regular computer. Considering your lifestyle, you might want to know about open source software. I'm...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-12-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 12,556
Posted By TO Scootz
Ex Burgman 400 owner here. I now own a Wee Strom,...

Ex Burgman 400 owner here. I now own a Wee Strom, and the wife is the owner of a new-to-her 2008 Burgman 400. My Burgy was a 2008 that I used for touring, picking up groceries, commuting...you name...
Forum: Vendors 08-25-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Lay away plan.

I think you get high marks for ethics and honesty. I understand some retailers have junked their layaway plans because the want you to use their installment plan...........at 18% interest. It sounds...
Forum: Vendors 08-24-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
High Vis colour fastness?

In reference to buying another suit. Could some of the people who ordered the early High Vis suits comment on how will the colour holds up? I would like a high vis suit, but I've seen neon...
Forum: Vendors 08-24-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
This is a big deal for us non USA customers. I...

This is a big deal for us non USA customers. I don't know how much it would cost to ship a suit from Texas to Toronto, but from other things I've shipped, I'm guessing $75-100. When I had Ghazi ship...
Forum: Vendors 08-23-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
OK, let's sort this out.

Ghazi, how is this going to work? If I want a Power Shell in 2XL Tall (and I'm thinking about it), I order it from you and it gets drop shipped from Pakistan to Toronto? How much is the shipping? ...
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 817
Views: 289,394
Posted By TO Scootz
But she has paid taxes, when she's worked. I...

But she has paid taxes, when she's worked.
I think what the lady is is pissed off at is not "work" but consumerism. You know, work your ass off to buy lots of cheap Chinese junk from Walmart, to...
Forum: Vendors 06-08-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Hi Justdrew, I'm sure you will be blown away by...

Hi Justdrew, I'm sure you will be blown away by your new Lombard. The value for money is amazing!! I didn't show the waterproof liner nor the insulated lining, which are both very nice. My only...
Forum: Vendors 06-08-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Lombard report

Here's my attempt to slip under the wire, and get my one year crash replacement. :D I've had some difficulty getting the report together. I picked up my suit and then took off for a month in Italy....
Forum: Vendors 04-12-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
I just picked up my Lombard yesterday and rode...

I just picked up my Lombard yesterday and rode 120 cold km from the US border back to Toronto wearing the new suit. I'm pretty happy with it. I'll second the comment about V-Stroms and long pant...
Forum: Vendors 04-03-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
I just got an e-mail from Ghazi saying that the...

I just got an e-mail from Ghazi saying that the latest shipment has cleared customs. So we should be getting our shipping notices soon.:clap
Forum: Equipment 04-03-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,305
Posted By TO Scootz
I mounted a set of ADVMonsters LED lights on my...

I mounted a set of ADVMonsters LED lights on my '10 Strom. I placed a model 30 (10 watt spot) on the right to shine down the road, and a model 44 (24 watt flood) on the left, aimed down to supplement...
Forum: Vendors 03-11-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
I hope my 2XL Tall, blue and grey Lombard is in...

I hope my 2XL Tall, blue and grey Lombard is in this batch. It would be nice to at least see it (and wear it a couple of times) before we leave for Italy.:evil
Forum: Equipment 02-29-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,229
Posted By TO Scootz
Yeah, and Toronto council is talking about...

Yeah, and Toronto council is talking about getting rid of free parking for scooters and motorcycles.
I saw a young lady riding her Vespa with a lap robe the other day. Looked quite fetching! She...
Forum: Vendors 02-29-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
I've given up on anything other than an exterior...

I've given up on anything other than an exterior rain shell. When I first got back into biking (2007) I bought a waterproof Teknic jacket. It was fine until the temperature climbed to 15 C (50 F),...
Forum: Vendors 02-28-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
I just checked the Teiz Motorsports website and...

I just checked the Teiz Motorsports website and noticed that the Lombard specs and price has changed. It now lists for $399 and knee sliders are optional. The suit is now made of genuine Cordura and...
Forum: Vendors 02-27-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Same here. But the longer I rode, the more I saw...

Same here. But the longer I rode, the more I saw what the pavement could do to unprotected skin. Along with getting a bit (thankfully a little bit) of road rash myself.:deal
Forum: Vendors 02-27-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
ATGATT, GOOD, ROAD RASH, BAD!!!! Between you and...

ATGATT, GOOD, ROAD RASH, BAD!!!! Between you and the road rash, hopefully she will learn wisdom. And hopefully Ghazi will post soon about his big news.:evil
Forum: Vendors 02-27-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Was your date favourably impressed? Inquiring...

Was your date favourably impressed? Inquiring minds and all that.:evil
Forum: Vendors 02-27-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
I'm waiting for the announcement with bated...

I'm waiting for the announcement with bated breath. I just ordered a new Lombard, and Ghazi offered to give me a deal on colour upgrades if I ordered the upgraded Lombard at the new price. It was a...
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2012, 02:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,254
Posted By TO Scootz
I and the wife both wear Nolan modular helmets....

I and the wife both wear Nolan modular helmets. We both wear glasses and both love the convenience of a modular. I'm not worried about the safety aspect since all the Nolan N 10x models and the N90...
Forum: Vendors 02-17-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1,438
Views: 235,108
Posted By TO Scootz
My SMH10 set arrived today!!! I opened it up,...

My SMH10 set arrived today!!! I opened it up, drooled a bit over a really nice looking bit of kit, and put it away until I can use it. I was fiddling around with the mounting bracket and it looks...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-09-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 12,966
Posted By TO Scootz
I'm an ex-scooter guy, I now have a V-Strom,...

I'm an ex-scooter guy, I now have a V-Strom, which is a tall bike and I need tall, I'm 197 cm (6' 5"). My last scooter, and the one that I found had the most leg room was a Burgman 400. Smooth, fuel...
Forum: Equipment 01-24-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,618
Posted By TO Scootz
We picked up a GSI Dualist set-up this summer. ...

We picked up a GSI Dualist set-up this summer.



http://www.gsioutdoors.com/resources/images/cache/pdp/resources/images/product_images/50148_h1_f-486x376.jpg
Which we teamed up with a Snow-peak...
Forum: Vendors 12-30-2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4,154
Views: 886,871
Posted By TO Scootz
"Very detailed" instructions received.:clap ...

"Very detailed" instructions received.:clap

Thanks, John.
Forum: Vendors 12-28-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 4,154
Views: 886,871
Posted By TO Scootz
Connector problem

John, I picked up my new lights and dimmer from the package forwarder, and they look great. HOWEVER, I also ordered the waterproof connectors, and they look great, but a bit complicated to put...
Forum: Canada 12-27-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,942
Posted By TO Scootz
Lee Valley Tools seem to have them.

I bought a Taiwanese made ratchet combination screwdriver from Lee Valley Tools a year ago. I just picked it up because it seemed like a handy thing to have. HOWEVER, the Philips bits fit my V-Strom...
Forum: Vendors 11-13-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 38,136
Posted By TO Scootz
Just thought I'd mention that I've had etmoto's...

Just thought I'd mention that I've had etmoto's gauge on my bike since March and it's working fine. Kinda dim in sunlight ( I check it every time I run under a bridge:evil) but I'm glad that it's not...
Forum: Equipment 11-08-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 40,913
Posted By TO Scootz
Drop into any Carrefour (the french company that...

Drop into any Carrefour (the french company that wally mart is copying) and you'll generally find dozens of the old Bluet 206 puncture type cartridges, along with the more modern self sealing types....
Forum: Equipment 10-30-2011, 08:31 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 40,913
Posted By TO Scootz
I bought the CV type adapter, to go with a Snow...

I bought the CV type adapter, to go with a Snow Peak Gigapower, from a shop in England. Cost about $23 shipped to Canada. Really well made and locks tightly to a French Camping Gaz bottle. I've found...
Forum: Vendors 10-29-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Ewww, brothers from another mother.:rofl I just...

Ewww, brothers from another mother.:rofl I just checked my weight and I'm also 112.3 kilo (247 pounds). Hmm, I could have sworn I was closer to 237, gotta cut out those snacks!. Anyway, mucho thanks...
Forum: Vendors 10-28-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 582,515
Posted By TO Scootz
Merci beaucoup for the reply Ironmtnracing. It...

Merci beaucoup for the reply Ironmtnracing. It indeed answers all of my questions, especially as regards sizing, since I'm about the same weight as you, but I'm 197 cm (6' 5"+).
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