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Forum: Day Trippin' 04-05-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 405
Posted By Flyboy52219
First Ride Report (Video Style) - 3 old dudes raisin' some hell

Trip taken at the end of February. Bikes shipped from Detroit to Vegas for pick up. Plan = Thursday... Vegas to Scottsdale AZ…Friday Scottsdale to Palm Springs…Saturday Palm Springs to Vegas. Palm...
Forum: Vendors 02-02-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 25,227
Posted By Flyboy52219
Installed last night. Easy-pezy. Except I dropped...

Installed last night. Easy-pezy. Except I dropped the infamous screw into the abyss. No one to blame but myself. Added extra 10 minutes as I unscrewed the wheel well and it dropped right out. Head...
Forum: Vendors 02-01-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 25,227
Posted By Flyboy52219
Received mine today. Holy smokes is this upgrade...

Received mine today. Holy smokes is this upgrade high quality. Great care in wiring and the housing is not cheap plastic. Cant wait to install it. Thanks again Pilot3. Will report back after install...
Forum: Vendors 01-25-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 25,227
Posted By Flyboy52219
No worries…0 degrees anyway with -20 windchill....

No worries…0 degrees anyway with -20 windchill. With no heat in the garage, I won't be installing for awhile.
Forum: Vendors 01-10-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 25,227
Posted By Flyboy52219
Payment sent…looking forward to this upgrade!

Payment sent…looking forward to this upgrade!
Forum: Vendors 12-30-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 25,227
Posted By Flyboy52219
PM sent...

PM sent...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-28-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 194,782
Posted By Flyboy52219
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/1RbjbQg-JtYiNPIH...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/1RbjbQg-JtYiNPIHYY4nmX0qJ0RY-CcwNeX0K1NvKtM=w1063-h797
Wardsville Ontario
Forum: Beasts 11-03-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,006
Posted By Flyboy52219
I wouldn't be upset at the use of RTV. It...

I wouldn't be upset at the use of RTV. It definitely has its place…the "Right Stuff" sealant is sworn by in the engine builders world. It flexes with the heating and cooling disparities with...
Forum: Beasts 10-10-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3,339
Views: 381,790
Posted By Flyboy52219
+1 on the Airhawk. Did 800 miles in 2 days and it...

+1 on the Airhawk. Did 800 miles in 2 days and it did save my ass. I was skeptical but it's a keeper for me.
Forum: Beasts 10-05-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,369
Posted By Flyboy52219
No hop at speed but within the last 200 miles my...

No hop at speed but within the last 200 miles my 800 xc started to exhibit a strange flutter at around 8 mph. Not bothersome but it definitely developed out of nowhere. I stiffened the rear shock...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-24-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2,187
Views: 483,184
Posted By Flyboy52219
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-cT2yD1zffOs/UkI...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-cT2yD1zffOs/UkIbyXDf8NI/AAAAAAAAB-M/5O2cMc7buTs/w1221-h912-no/IMG_1184.JPG
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-24-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1,791
Views: 319,748
Posted By Flyboy52219
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-cT2yD1zffOs/UkI...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-cT2yD1zffOs/UkIbyXDf8NI/AAAAAAAAB-M/5O2cMc7buTs/w1221-h912-no/IMG_1184.JPG
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-12-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 6,351,294
Posted By Flyboy52219
Out on a Sunday ride…my wife of 17 years… ...

Out on a Sunday ride…my wife of 17 years…

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-AZujzJJjlWU/UjJg7cZ8LUI/AAAAAAAAB44/zNGF7ehrV1M/w1387-h912-no/DSCN0667.JPG
Forum: Beasts 08-03-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,550
Posted By Flyboy52219
I had the same bike (1984) from 1986 - 1991....

I had the same bike (1984) from 1986 - 1991. Loved that bike. Anxious to see how yours morphs into an adventure bike
Forum: Beasts 07-31-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 20,128
Views: 3,416,675
Posted By Flyboy52219
I have the CJ designs rack. Top notch. I have a...

I have the CJ designs rack. Top notch. I have a top case for sale that's already drilled out for the four holes on this rack for sale in the flea market.
...
Forum: Beasts 07-24-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3,339
Views: 381,790
Posted By Flyboy52219
http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=21283068...

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=21283068&postcount=532

MondoMotos in the Vendor Area....
Forum: Vendors 07-03-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 32,884
Posted By Flyboy52219
Had a chance to use today. First 5 minutes I felt...

Had a chance to use today. First 5 minutes I felt as though I was doing something wrong. I did add the rubber band and spent about 30 minutes more to where you need to find the "sweet spot"...just...
Forum: Vendors 07-02-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 32,884
Posted By Flyboy52219
Received yesterday...high quality part and...

Received yesterday...high quality part and design. Tried it stationary and I think this will be a welcome accessory on the next long trip.
Forum: Vendors 06-29-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 32,884
Posted By Flyboy52219
Just ordered. #1171. Thanks!

Just ordered. #1171. Thanks!
Forum: Vendors 06-29-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 1,018
Views: 143,694
Posted By Flyboy52219
Brian - put me down for this when available....

Brian - put me down for this when available. Loving the lights... Switched bikes with my friend one day and was AMAZED how visible the Tiger was with these on. I have also been asked where they are...
Forum: Beasts 06-17-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 20,128
Views: 3,416,675
Posted By Flyboy52219
This weekend I took my Tiger into the dealer for...

This weekend I took my Tiger into the dealer for the turn signal recall. While waiting I took their Explorer demo (non-XC) for a nice long demo ride. Beautiful bike...I was worried it might give me...
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,421
Posted By Flyboy52219
Great RR. I cracked up when I saw the "solution"...

Great RR. I cracked up when I saw the "solution" to get you back home.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=21604412&postcount=857
Forum: The Garage 06-09-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 926
Posted By Flyboy52219
Yes. Was referring to a few setups I have seen...

Yes. Was referring to a few setups I have seen wired with no fuse. Not a wise thing to do.
Forum: Beasts 06-09-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1,296
Views: 125,827
Posted By Flyboy52219
Not a Tiger 800 issue but this happened to me...

Not a Tiger 800 issue but this happened to me today on mine...just passing along to those who use the Powerlet near the ignition switch.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=894219
Forum: The Garage 06-09-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 970
Views: 337,722
Posted By Flyboy52219
Alternator went out on friends 95 BMW K75 on a...

Alternator went out on friends 95 BMW K75 on a trip from Detroit to Niagara/Toronto. We spent 5 hours running to the next big town to try and solution a fix. Pulled the headlight plug to conserve...
Forum: The Garage 06-09-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 926
Posted By Flyboy52219
Powerlet Issue

Wanted to relay an issue to watch out for if anyone uses the Powerlet Plugs. I use the mini-USB adapter to power a Nuvi Garmin GPS using the Powerlet plug near the handlebars on my Triumph Tiger 800...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-29-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 150,515
Posted By Flyboy52219
She was excellent in that movie. She did learn to...

She was excellent in that movie. She did learn to ride in order to shoot those scenes.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-27-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 6,351,294
Posted By Flyboy52219
Ride out in the country to celebrate our 17...

Ride out in the country to celebrate our 17 anniversary.
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-oWgz4qEivIw/UaJspWjj4MI/AAAAAAAABF8/93kebLdVQhs/w798-h596-no/13+-+1
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-27-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 621
Views: 144,507
Posted By Flyboy52219
From a local ride yesterday... ...

From a local ride yesterday...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-7b-mJN7Vg00/UaKTxjnncDI/AAAAAAAABJY/7YWtxu2ACEs/w798-h596-no/AC959E82-FEF0-4820-8972-C9293322C53C.JPG
...
Forum: Beasts 05-26-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 18,163
Posted By Flyboy52219
Both bikes were in my short list. Both great...

Both bikes were in my short list. Both great bikes. But after the rides I have had with the Tiger the last few weeks, I wouldn't trade my Triumph for anything right now. Street or dirt, this bike...
Forum: Vendors 05-02-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1,018
Views: 143,694
Posted By Flyboy52219
I'll take a large if available. I guess I should...

I'll take a large if available. I guess I should have waited a week to order.
Forum: Vendors 04-30-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 1,018
Views: 143,694
Posted By Flyboy52219
Hi Dave - didn't take any pics of the horn wire...

Hi Dave - didn't take any pics of the horn wire but here is what I did... Since I had the beak off anyway I disconnected the horn, used a bit of dialectic grease, striped a bit of the red wire from...
Forum: Beasts 04-28-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 3,339
Views: 381,790
Posted By Flyboy52219
Installed my MondoMoto's MM10's. Love the look...

Installed my MondoMoto's MM10's. Love the look and the functionality of the lights. Write up and more install pics here...http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=751838&page=36


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Forum: Beasts 04-28-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 20,128
Views: 3,416,675
Posted By Flyboy52219
I noticed an increase when I added the Triumph...

I noticed an increase when I added the Triumph crash bars. I have retorqued everything. Now strangely enough I did turn up the handlebars ( no risers yet) and really noticed the vibration. I didn't...
Forum: Vendors 04-27-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 1,018
Views: 143,694
Posted By Flyboy52219
Installed my MM10's today. Took a few...

Installed my MM10's today. Took a few hours...most of the work is getting the tank off. This is my only complaint about my Tiger 800 XC. Too much plastic! Anyway the lights were packed perfectly....
Forum: Vendors 04-17-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,018
Views: 143,694
Posted By Flyboy52219
Brian - will this work on the Tiger 800 XC? If so...

Brian - will this work on the Tiger 800 XC? If so I will be placing and order for them. They look great.
Forum: Beasts 04-16-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 20,128
Views: 3,416,675
Posted By Flyboy52219
Ditto. I like the looks and placement of those...

Ditto. I like the looks and placement of those aux. lights much better than the other common options. Cheers!
Forum: Beasts 12-08-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,678
Posted By Flyboy52219
Riot - thank you. Worked on it today and these...

Riot - thank you. Worked on it today and these instructions were spot on. Notice they even put in an alignment dot to make it idiot proof when putting it back on. Thanks!
Forum: Beasts 11-22-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,754
Posted By Flyboy52219
I know she don't look pretty...but it sure has...

I know she don't look pretty...but it sure has capacity. Fit a 20 pack today...with a little lube, I might be able to do a full case. :rofl...
Forum: Beasts 11-16-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,678
Posted By Flyboy52219
Hi All - Dumb question in relation to this...

Hi All -

Dumb question in relation to this thread...sprocket cover removal. I wanted to do a thorough chain cleaning and was not able to remove the gear change rod to allow the sprocket cover to...
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