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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 01:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By wadenelson
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Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 10:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By wadenelson
You have to wage an anti-mouse CAMPAIGN. A...

You have to wage an anti-mouse CAMPAIGN.

A half dozen traps, checked daily for a month.

Poison bait spread around.

A barn cat. The humane society KNOWS some cats are gonna get put down,...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 606
Posted By wadenelson
p.s. ordinary float chargers / battery...

p.s. ordinary float chargers / battery maintainers will destroy Lithium chemistry batteries.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 606
Posted By wadenelson
http://www.motorcycleforum.com/showthread.php?t=14...

http://www.motorcycleforum.com/showthread.php?t=141970

Inexpensive lead-acid batteries are the way to go, along with a $6.99 Harbor Freight float charger/maintainer for each.

Preferably...
Forum: Australia 09-18-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,535
Posted By wadenelson
You guys don't know how good you've got it. Here...

You guys don't know how good you've got it. Here in 'Murrica an incident like that would have led to a shoot-out and 3 innocent bystanders getting plugged.

Robbing people with knives. How...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-17-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,843
Posted By wadenelson
THIS is all I have to say about proper...

THIS is all I have to say about proper footgear...

WARNING:

You will not be able to unsee this photo.

You will also NEVER be able to ride in sneakers again.

You've been warned...
Forum: Equipment 09-17-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,392
Posted By wadenelson
If the rice trick doesn't work try putting it on...

If the rice trick doesn't work try putting it on a sunny windowsill, or on top of a computer monitor, old school tv, or other slightly elevated temperature place for a few days.

Just don't forget...
Forum: Equipment 09-17-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,134
Posted By wadenelson
Sample pack from the Ear Plug Store, 20 different...

Sample pack from the Ear Plug Store, 20 different kinds!!

http://www.earplugstore.com/unfoamtr...R1_TRIAL_PACKS

I originally found Champions in a gun store and they've become my favorites.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By wadenelson
I might add Dahl's Machine & Hydraulics, up at...

I might add Dahl's Machine & Hydraulics, up at Animas Air Park to the list. (Across from Holt Sheet Metal) I just had Keith refurb a floor jack for me, turns out he does general machine shop work...
Forum: The Garage 09-16-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,301
Posted By wadenelson
Simpler solution. Have the user lay a penny next...

Simpler solution. Have the user lay a penny next to the bolt and take a photo as head-on as possible. Then provide the USER with an adjustable zoom until the penny fits in an round outline on the...
Forum: The Garage 09-16-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,301
Posted By wadenelson
Can't tell how far away from the camera you're...

Can't tell how far away from the camera you're holding the bolt. Need a banana for reference.

If they link it to a company that will OVERNIGHT you the nuts and bolts you need in a Priority mail...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-16-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,588
Posted By wadenelson
The whole world uses scooters as mules and yet...

The whole world uses scooters as mules and yet mfr's still refuse to offer a purpose-built mule. Go figure.
Forum: Equipment 09-16-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 14,267
Posted By wadenelson
Thanks for the update, OP. You seem to have...

Thanks for the update, OP.

You seem to have an overriding goal of being able to plug standard earbuds into a stereo mini-jack contained in the Sena unit. I don't. My goal is best quality sound,...
Forum: The Garage 09-16-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,370
Posted By wadenelson
Here's what good ole Robert Bosch has to say...

Here's what good ole Robert Bosch has to say about soldering his 02 sensors....lower right

http://www.bosch.com.au/car_parts/en/downloads/sensors_oxygenlsm11.pdf

I helped Motorola design the...
Forum: The Garage 09-15-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,370
Posted By wadenelson
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Forum: Equipment 09-15-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 14,267
Posted By wadenelson
Questioning OP's circuit design...

Is it possible OP has miswired his headset? I'm an electrical engineer....

If R+, R-, L+ and L- are what they intuitively seem to be, then...

OP has added an unwanted resistance between the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-15-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 563
Views: 42,641
Posted By wadenelson
I predict smartphones will not only replace GPSs...

I predict smartphones will not only replace GPSs but they will replace the entire dashboard on motorcycles.

You walk up to a "bare bike" and snap in your Iphone6+ and IT displays speed, odometer,...
Forum: The Garage 09-14-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 884
Posted By wadenelson
Find a machine shop and have 'em chuck it up in a...

Find a machine shop and have 'em chuck it up in a LATHE and cut it down for you in 5 minutes and $20.

Or put it in a drill press and file it or loop it with emery paper until it's down to the size...
Forum: The Garage 09-14-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,370
Posted By wadenelson
Some are. Depends on if it's an 02 sensor,...

Some are. Depends on if it's an 02 sensor, heated o2 sensor, wide band, who the mfr is.... A zillion flavors these days.

Regardless, the solution is crimping or replacement.
Forum: Australia 09-14-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 656
Posted By wadenelson
Honda Rebel is the classic ride for the...

Honda Rebel is the classic ride for the altitudinally-challenged.

Honda Shadow's are great too.

Here's an article, but read the comments. Short seat doesn't always translate to short reach to...
Forum: The Garage 09-14-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,370
Posted By wadenelson
DO NOT SOLDER O2 SENSOR WIRES! 02 sensors...

DO NOT SOLDER O2 SENSOR WIRES!

02 sensors depend on an tiny ambient supply of oxygen to function properly. Where do they get it? From between the strands of the wire itself. Solder the wire and...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-13-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,588
Posted By wadenelson
My Mule

The cargo solution awaits you behind ANY establishment that sells milk.

Elite 250. Would ALMOST do 65 mph. I bolted the crate on like the ENGINEER I am, not some redneck. I easily hauled...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-13-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,150
Posted By wadenelson
There's a velcro or magnetic key SOMEWHERE on the...

There's a velcro or magnetic key SOMEWHERE on the bottom of my 4-Runner. But it's been 10 years. I've looked. Can't find it. Maybe it fell off.

That's ok. Now there's another one under the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-13-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 694
Posted By wadenelson
Honestly, bullshit like this is why I won't go...

Honestly, bullshit like this is why I won't go near BMW or other European bikes. If my Honda/Yamaha/Kawasaki dealer breaks it, THEY FIX IT. And it doesn't require "special dealer tools" to remove a...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,150
Posted By wadenelson
Good thinking! Cause if it's on your bike and...

Good thinking! Cause if it's on your bike and your BIKE burns up, you won't need it anyway!
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Wild Hogs:
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a6NZrDokw1U
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Forum: The Garage 09-12-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,006
Posted By wadenelson
This neighbor must be pretty good looking to now...

This neighbor must be pretty good looking to now have 4 guys designing ferrous pickup-system for her...
Forum: The Garage 09-12-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,006
Posted By wadenelson
20-40 of these mounted on a beam would do you. ...

20-40 of these mounted on a beam would do you. 12 Volters.

$4.41 in quantity...

http://www.suntekstore.com/goods.php?id=14002885&utm_source=gbus&utm_medium=paid

You'd probably need to run...
Forum: Ride reports 09-12-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 53,512
Posted By wadenelson
So this BMW rider pulls over to the side of the...

So this BMW rider pulls over to the side of the road next to a broken down HD rider.

"You got any wrenches" asks the HD rider?

"Well of course" sez the Beeemer-boy, unfurling his tool roll. ...
Forum: The Garage 09-12-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,006
Posted By wadenelson
^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-11-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 297
Posted By wadenelson
Are you looking for the 3782461 or the rarer...

Are you looking for the 3782461 or the rarer 3782461X head with the larger valves, used on the fuelies?

I think you've got some confusion in your date codes.... I think you want an Lxx2, Hxx2,...
Forum: The Garage 09-11-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,006
Posted By wadenelson
You trying to get laid or something? What do...

You trying to get laid or something?

What do you value your time at? $25/hour, minimum? Git R Done...

http://www.northerntool.com/shop/tools/product_200256124_200256124

If it were ME I'd...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-11-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,084
Posted By wadenelson
King Kong won't drop your Iphone...

Assuming you want to use it "in-flight..."

think about how King Kong held onto Fay Wray as he ascended the Empire State building.... Tight enough not to never, ever drop her but not so tight as to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,220
Posted By wadenelson
"TWO WHEELS GOOD FOUR WHEELS BAD!" "18 WHEELS...

"TWO WHEELS GOOD FOUR WHEELS BAD!" "18 WHEELS OK!"

I used to smoke Harleys away from lights on my Elite250. You can't beat a CVT with the front brake held and engine redlined.

Especially if...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-10-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By wadenelson
Durango Colorado Machine Shops

Machine shops are getting harder and harder to find. When I see precision calipers selling in pawn shops for mere tens of dollars, I know something's gone wrong in America! We've lost not only our...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-10-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,220
Posted By wadenelson
Honda PCX and Forza look like a crotch rocket...

Honda PCX and Forza look like a crotch rocket head-on. Be careful or you may ACCIDENTALLY wave at a scooter rider!!!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-08-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 7,727
Posted By wadenelson
And touch-tone phones are for those who are too...

And touch-tone phones are for those who are too lazy to dial properly? ;)

I watched in awe as a friend of mine with a Mercedes Benz station wagon floored it, intentionally engaging the traction...
Forum: Ride reports 09-07-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,925
Posted By wadenelson
Yeah, next time let us Colorado inmates know...

Yeah, next time let us Colorado inmates know you're coming and you might be offered a free place to camp as nice or nicer!
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,067
Posted By wadenelson
Ahh I've been through numerous H7 bulbs on my...

Ahh I've been through numerous H7 bulbs on my Concourse too.

I always ride in daylight on high beams so if one fails, I have low beams to get home on that night.

For grins you MIGHT rule out a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 7,727
Posted By wadenelson
IMHO bikes need to include ABS for the 80+% of...

IMHO bikes need to include ABS for the 80+% of riders who will grab too much front brake in an emergency. Not the 10% "expert riders" truly capable of modulating their braking better than ABS, even...
Forum: The Garage 09-07-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2,094
Views: 270,390
Posted By wadenelson
Hung some more fluorescent lights. Got one 4...

Hung some more fluorescent lights. Got one 4 footer at a thrift store for $4, another out of someone's trash for free. (fixture only). An AC cord off some long gone lamp or appliance, a couple of...
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