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Forum: Ride reports 03-24-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,677
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Nice trip! A lot of beautiful scenery down there....

Nice trip! A lot of beautiful scenery down there.

And the food! Stop, you're making me hungry! :dg
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-14-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,916
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Awesome trip. Love that country! :thumb

Awesome trip. Love that country! :thumb
Forum: GS Boxers 11-12-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,094
Posted By RockyRaccoon
The specs just call for 80-90w gear oil. Any GL-5...

The specs just call for 80-90w gear oil. Any GL-5 grade should be fine. I've steered away from Redline since a discussion I saw where some people said they thought it made their seals break down, but...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-12-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,094
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Sorry for the late repy. :D I did this once...

Sorry for the late repy. :D

I did this once on another bike. You can use a very small screwdriver blade to get a "purchase" on the rubber on the surface of the seal in a place that doesn't affect...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-12-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,094
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Thanks, glad some folks found this helpful. Five...

Thanks, glad some folks found this helpful. Five year later that seal is still there and doing what it's supposed to.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-03-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,348
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Nice ride and pics! :thumb

Nice ride and pics! :thumb
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-15-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,745
Posted By RockyRaccoon
That looks a final drive bearing from a GS....

That looks a final drive bearing from a GS. :freaky
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-15-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 777
Posted By RockyRaccoon
That's funny! ...

That's funny!

http://i1151.photobucket.com/albums/o637/Mossadv/Day%20tripping/PA051898_zps5b12ea38.jpg


Thanks for sharing the pics of your neighborhood, it's beautiful! :thumb
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-15-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Nice roads, looks like a fun ride! That country...

Nice roads, looks like a fun ride! That country will be pretty in a few weeks when the trees turn color!
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-15-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 23,031
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Valley? How do you distinguish it from the rest...

Valley? How do you distinguish it from the rest of the flat ground around it? :scratch
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-15-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 34,763
Posted By RockyRaccoon
http://i796.photobucket.com/albums/yy243/backwoods...

http://i796.photobucket.com/albums/yy243/backwoodsKLR/2012/2012-04-14ADV/DSCF4481.jpg

Looks like a great place to while away a summer afternoon. :thumb
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-15-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 406
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Nice ride, nice pics, nice country. :thumb ...

Nice ride, nice pics, nice country. :thumb

(Before they passed away, my folks lived in Jenny Lind, just north of Milton, so I'd go that way to Sonora occasionally.)
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-15-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,904
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Sorry, I have no GPS, but if you have one, it...

Sorry, I have no GPS, but if you have one, it should be easy to navigate your way through
Forum: Ride reports 09-26-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,916
Posted By RockyRaccoon
I happened to be googling "Look a Chicken" and...

I happened to be googling "Look a Chicken" and this picture came up. :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,205
Posted By RockyRaccoon
I have a 100GSPD and an 1100GS. I reach for the...

I have a 100GSPD and an 1100GS. I reach for the 1100 almost every time. The road handling is so much better, and it will go almost as many places on dirt quite competently. And it requires a lot less...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 517
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Consider a fresh clutch while you're in there....

Consider a fresh clutch while you're in there. :wave

http://www.pbase.com/lookoutranch/image/65663109.jpg



You'll notice I replaced the transmission in my '95 with a black one from a '98 RT...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-11-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 31,093
Views: 7,528,358
Posted By RockyRaccoon
The vibration just gave her her an orgasm. :freaky

The vibration just gave her her an orgasm. :freaky
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-09-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 819
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Find the marketing person in charge of designing...

Find the marketing person in charge of designing and the printing these and ask her to snag a copy from the printer before folding. Or maybe she will have a proof lying around. As far as historical...
Forum: Airheads 03-24-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Thanks. Northern California

Thanks. Northern California
Forum: Airheads 03-24-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Saddle replacement or recovering options

It's been quite awhile since I had a saddle recovered, so I'm wondering what the current wisdom is on people or places to use to have one recovered or replaced. The current saddle needing work is a...
Forum: Ride reports 03-22-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 18,628
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Awesome! Looks like a great time. :thumb

Awesome! Looks like a great time. :thumb
Forum: The Garage 01-11-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,451
Posted By RockyRaccoon
This was my grandfather's gas station -- owned it...

This was my grandfather's gas station -- owned it with his brother. It was in the San Fernando area (Southern California) and they lost it in the Great Depression due to having extended too much...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,851
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Thanks for this thread. It was very helpful. Much...

Thanks for this thread. It was very helpful. Much more so than the Haynes manual.

My '98 has the alternator belt with the pipe through it, and Haynes doesn't mention it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-14-2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,653
Posted By RockyRaccoon
It looks like something that might have been a...

It looks like something that might have been a prop in an early sci-fi movie. It's a very beautiful art deco design. :nod
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-14-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 9,714
Posted By RockyRaccoon
People who drive extra slow in the curves and...

People who drive extra slow in the curves and speed way up when they get to straightaways and passing lanes.

People who won't pull over when they have a good chance.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-14-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,065
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Aging Bikers Settling for Comfy Trikes?

http://graphics8.nytimes.com/images/2012/09/14/us/JP-TRIKE-1/JP-TRIKE-1-articleLarge.jpg

Do you see yourself going to three wheels when you get old? I can't see it for myself, but then I'm only...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-22-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,039
Posted By RockyRaccoon
http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=19168674...

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=19168674&postcount=54
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-21-2012, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Cool. Looks like a fun time. :thumb

Cool. Looks like a fun time. :thumb
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-20-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,039
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Nice report! I've had a couple of really...

Nice report!

I've had a couple of really nice dinners at Timber Cove. Rather expensive, yes, but very good. The first time, I got into the Ft. Ross Lodge rather late and was told we could get...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-19-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,170
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Beautiful, thanks for sharing! :thumb

Beautiful, thanks for sharing! :thumb
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-19-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4,255
Views: 357,760
Posted By RockyRaccoon
http://knybanjo.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-trippi...

http://knybanjo.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-trippin-spring-10/IMG7709/972226660_JA58B-XL.jpg


Is Barney's pistol still rusty? :evil
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-19-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Nice pics! :thumb When do you get to the...

Nice pics! :thumb

When do you get to the hills?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-19-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,269
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Some years ago I did a pretty serious MPG survey...

Some years ago I did a pretty serious MPG survey of GS riders trying to control for a number of variables. The two biggest variables turned out to be elevation and the rider's height in the saddle. ...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-19-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,039
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Such a fabulous road. Not many like it for...

Such a fabulous road. Not many like it for sustained curviness, distance, light traffic and nice scenery. :thumb

http://www.pbase.com/lookoutranch/image/126267109.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-10-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,563
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Great pics, love the spider! :clap

Great pics, love the spider! :clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-09-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,904
Posted By RockyRaccoon
There are some shortcuts that allow you to cut...

There are some shortcuts that allow you to cut across some of those big zig-zags, if you have a good map or GPS to help guide you through. I hadn't planned to ride through there when I set out, so I...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-09-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 73,859
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Nice stuff, DD! You've come a long way since the...

Nice stuff, DD! You've come a long way since the old KLR days. :lol3
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-09-2012, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 884
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Fuck you and the KTM you rode in on. :dizave

Fuck you and the KTM you rode in on. :dizave
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-09-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,238
Posted By RockyRaccoon
Way to make the most of a long weekend! :clap

Way to make the most of a long weekend! :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 906
Posted By RockyRaccoon
A friend had a rear on his 1150GS that blew out...

A friend had a rear on his 1150GS that blew out repeatedly under very hard use.

Mine have held up well do far over about 20k miles with occasional hard use.
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