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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-08-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,054
Posted By fltplan
another call out thread, comin up...

another call out thread, comin up...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-25-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,320
Posted By fltplan
I was supposed to head off yesterday on my trip...

I was supposed to head off yesterday on my trip up your way. I see you changed the dates of your trip. I would've loved to make it. Got caught in the middle of closing on an airplane and just...
Forum: Americas 10-14-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,131
Posted By fltplan
Bike is doing good. My trip is in a couple...

Bike is doing good. My trip is in a couple weeks. I've added some lights, hard wired my gps, new tires next week, changed all fluids, added quick release fuel lines from Beemer Boneyard. Lots a...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,619
Posted By fltplan
Interesting, they only gave me one length of fuel...

Interesting, they only gave me one length of fuel line that was 5/16".
Forum: GS Boxers 09-28-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,619
Posted By fltplan
As these guys on here told me, "make sure you get...

As these guys on here told me, "make sure you get fuel injected fuel line hose clamps", which are different from the old ones we all know.


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Forum: GS Boxers 09-28-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,619
Posted By fltplan
Hmmm, I ordered the tune up kit, which came with...

Hmmm, I ordered the tune up kit, which came with the fuel filter, so maybe that's where my extra clamps came from? I did install the tank the same as you have before I figured out I had different...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-28-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,619
Posted By fltplan
I had the same issue. I realized that there are...

I had the same issue. I realized that there are a couple clamps that are smaller and will stop the line from being able to spin. They send so many clamps, they all look the same, but they aren't.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-25-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5,353
Views: 300,626
Posted By fltplan
I think if we were all having a beer together,...

I think if we were all having a beer together, this conversation would b more civil. People just dont talk to each other this way.

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Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-24-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By fltplan
Thanks guys. I thought maybe I was going crazy...

Thanks guys. I thought maybe I was going crazy or just stupid.

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Forum: Regional forums 09-24-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,262
Posted By fltplan
If you want a good read, pick up a book called...

If you want a good read, pick up a book called "Mavericks of the Sky". It's about the first pilots and routes of the airmail service, very good book, for pilots and non-pilots alike.

The...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-24-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By fltplan
The problem I'm having is in Basecamp, not the...

The problem I'm having is in Basecamp, not the Montana. It's just a route on I-10 going East. When it crosses the state line, it's get's stuck as it builds the route. Would sit indefinitely. I've...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-23-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By fltplan
Making a route across different map sections (west & southwest 24k)

Everytime I try to make a route from California to Arizona it won't work. I have to stop the route and restart it. I've been schooling myself on how to work with Basecamp and this Montana a few...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-23-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
I have to be back working on the 29th, so the...

I have to be back working on the 29th, so the 28th has to be a get back to San Diego day. I would like to hook up with you guys, but my dates are pretty firm. I should be up in that area quite a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5,353
Views: 300,626
Posted By fltplan
yeah, the mirrors are a personal thing for...

yeah, the mirrors are a personal thing for cyclist. I can see where a scooter would have some issues on a daily basis. You need a some kind of unique sound that will let them know you are there. I...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-22-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
I'll try to get some screen shots from Basecamp...

I'll try to get some screen shots from Basecamp to put up here to verify routes. I'm just figuring out the maps, so I'm sloooow at best on routings and such.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-22-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
Haven't decided on the 24th or 25th of October,...

Haven't decided on the 24th or 25th of October, regardless, I'll spend the night of the 25th at Alamo Lake, then head up north and east. I'd like to meet up with you, keep in mind I'll be on a 500+#...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5,353
Views: 300,626
Posted By fltplan
given there is nothing that would leave them no...

given there is nothing that would leave them no "out" and they could move over, I'd blow the horn until they moved, no doubt, that's an azzhole cyclist.
Forum: Equipment 09-22-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,552
Posted By fltplan
I just had my new Torque out in the desert today,...

I just had my new Torque out in the desert today, out by Ocotillo East of San Diego. It's Sprint, which doesn't have the best reputation for coverage and the phone worked great. Took lots a pics...
Forum: Equipment 09-22-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,552
Posted By fltplan
thanks

thanks
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5,353
Views: 300,626
Posted By fltplan
well, I'm agreeing with you here. I didn't read...

well, I'm agreeing with you here. I didn't read the entire thread and I don't know if it's 1/2 mile or a 1/4 mile, but you can hear cars. Not so much if you are in a pack of bicycles...

I'm...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 5,353
Views: 300,626
Posted By fltplan
wow, this has gotten pretty emotional. all of my...

wow, this has gotten pretty emotional. all of my cycling over the years and I've only been surprised (as in I didn't know a car/truck was coming around me), maybe, twice. You can hear cars coming...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-22-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
Out n the desert. Ill reply when I get back...

Out n the desert. Ill reply when I get back later today. Starting at san diego on the 24 or 25th of october. One night at alamo lake then planning on that route to camppwood area.

Sent from my...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-22-2013, 04:36 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,320
Posted By fltplan
Tom, read your post in my post regarding a route...

Tom, read your post in my post regarding a route from Alamo to Baghdad. So, do you know if Burro Creek runs into gates prior to reaching Baghdad from the west?

If so, the best way would be the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-22-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,320
Posted By fltplan
I'm planning on a few of those trails heading...

I'm planning on a few of those trails heading towards Prescott next month. Hopefully, it will dry out a little by then. I've never seen Camp Wood road that wet. Actually, that's the exact route I...
Forum: Face plant 09-21-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 93,460
Posted By fltplan
Thoughts and prayers... Sent from my Torque...

Thoughts and prayers...

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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-21-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
this is what I was afraid of. can't see gates...

this is what I was afraid of. can't see gates from any map or google.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-21-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 5,353
Views: 300,626
Posted By fltplan
was out on the 94 East (san diego) around 8am...

was out on the 94 East (san diego) around 8am this morning. sharp left turn with a rise at the apex. come around and 3 abreast are the bicycles in my lane. no bueno. I used to bicycle thousands of...
Forum: Equipment 09-21-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,552
Posted By fltplan
Just got the Kyocera Torque today. Hesitant...

Just got the Kyocera Torque today. Hesitant since it's almost a year old model, but it works about 20x faster than my Droid X. I'm looking for a mount for the bars for it. Really impressed with...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4,862
Views: 762,920
Posted By fltplan
Great functionality. I'm looking into a Kyocera...

Great functionality. I'm looking into a Kyocera Torque phone that would work in all weather and I mean all weather. Check out this video...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CnlHfenLwTU
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2013, 11:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,242
Posted By fltplan
Where's the fn washers for the tranny and fd...

Where's the fn washers for the tranny and fd plugs?! I'm sure they came with this kit! And I was at the BMW dealer today and coulda got em, ugh!

So this was the surprise, eh? Bad joke you...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4,862
Views: 762,920
Posted By fltplan
Changed the engine oil & filter. Was going to...

Changed the engine oil & filter. Was going to change the tranny and final drive, but realized I don't have the new washers that I know were in the kit from BeemerBoneyard, ughh!

Drove it today...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,135
Posted By fltplan
that's a riot. definitely need the helmet for...

that's a riot. definitely need the helmet for sleeping!
Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,242
Posted By fltplan
Oil, you guys are big on oil. Here's what I'm...

Oil, you guys are big on oil. Here's what I'm using, came with the kit from BeemerBoneyard.


http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/09/20/vu9esuny.jpg




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Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,242
Posted By fltplan
No way to confuse them with the different length....

No way to confuse them with the different length. If they were connected at the same spot it could happen, but I made em connect at different places. You could plug the two long ones together, but...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,242
Posted By fltplan
What's going to surprise me on my first engine, tranny, fd oil change?

Got my quick connects in yesterday. Here's all the different kinds of clamps that were used on the fuel lines. That explains the yellowing of the tellelever.
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-17-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
From 93 on, that's the route I was looking at. ...

From 93 on, that's the route I was looking at. From Alamo to 93 looks okay on the maps and google maps. Heads north on the 167, then hooks up to Signal rd to get over to the 93.

I take it you've...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-17-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
okay, figured out the map problem. I was using...

okay, figured out the map problem. I was using the west maps, instead of the southwest maps in BaseCamp. Duh!

I was able to find a route that heads out of Alamo Lake and crosses 93 and ends up...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-17-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,126
Posted By fltplan
Alamo Lake, AZ to Baghdad route?

Anyone know of an all dirt route going from Alamo Lake in Arizona to Baghdad, AZ? Planning a trip in October and looking for some different routes to get from the desert up into the mountains...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,242
Posted By fltplan
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:freaky Still looking for that center stand thingy. The wheels are gone so the bike won't do...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,242
Posted By fltplan
thanks. and Matt, didn't this bike come with...

thanks. and Matt, didn't this bike come with free maintenance for a year?!
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