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Forum: Vendors 07-01-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,234
Posted By Embalmer12
Raid box....

Ordered......confirmed? Thanks for all the help Jason!!:clap
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By Embalmer12
Thanks for the replies and PM's so far!! I'm...

Thanks for the replies and PM's so far!! I'm very encouraged by the feedback. I thought about kid's BMW gear after I'd created this thread and I've been looking at some of what's available....I...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By Embalmer12
WTB: Women's XS-SM gear...

Fellow Adventurers,

I am trying to make the trip to Bend in July to meet more of the talented, witty, and often underestimated BMW riders.

Problem: I decided last year that I wouldn't be...
Forum: Vendors 12-30-2010, 05:55 AM
Replies: 348
Views: 55,707
Posted By Embalmer12
I'll meet you

Meet you in Des Moines and head North?:evil
Forum: Equipment 12-13-2010, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 648
Posted By Embalmer12
Batt Powered Htd Gear for Dad

I wouldn't call myself a procrastinator, in fact, xmas gifts have already been purchased. :D

I'm looking for battery powered heated gear for my father. He has Raynouds which is a thinning of the...
Forum: Equipment 11-18-2010, 12:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,069
Posted By Embalmer12
This is different....

from the 3 show 'special edition' box set how? Damn them, they are turning into George Lucas with all of these versions!
Forum: Old's Cool 11-10-2010, 10:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 820
Posted By Embalmer12
Tender, etc....

I've kept this particular bike on a tender every day only adding to my confusion. I'm not sure the actual voltage at 2k rpm but I'll take a look tonight and follow up.

I had originally thought...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-10-2010, 08:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 820
Posted By Embalmer12
R60/5 Battery question....

I've got a 1973 R60/5 that has battery issues. Before I go and buy another battery that will inevitably fail in the middle of riding season next year I wanted to see if anyone here had better luck...
Forum: Equipment 08-21-2010, 07:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,917
Posted By Embalmer12
Wild card....

What about the Alpinestars Effex? I've had these for 1.5 seasons and love 'em. Never wet, comfortable for a bit of walking around, and relatively easy to wear with multiple kinds of pants.
Forum: Vendors 08-21-2010, 06:54 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,595
Posted By Embalmer12
1200....

Thanks to Scott for getting the discount extended! Looking forward to getting the pipe installed and hearing the new tunes! Thanks, Scott, there's an order coming your way....
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2010, 10:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By Embalmer12
Installing BMW luggage rack on Lowered F650gs

Does anyone have a solution for getting the 'front' part of the luggage rack attached? I can't clear the pipe to get one of the fasteners in and don't see any alternatives short of getting yet...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2010, 11:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,127
Posted By Embalmer12
Still....

...the used prices on the GS and GSAs are all over the place. For example, I just picked up an '06 GSA (first year for 1200GSA) with 18K miles, all three cases and a few farkles (TT, Sargent,...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-19-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,746
Posted By Embalmer12
Same here...

I got the same deal. 2.5 to 3 week wait once ordered. It seemed like they could be all over the place on manufacturing time based on the demand at that time. The rep I spoke with said they've had...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 591
Posted By Embalmer12
Fwiw...

I was told by Sargent that from '05 to the '09 (didn't ask about the 2010) model the seats are interchangeable as I was looking at an '07 low seat for my '06 GSA. Good luck!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-11-2010, 09:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 905
Posted By Embalmer12
No problem here....

I went and double checked the cases on the '06 GSA I'm looking at purchasing and the locks work fine.

It's the stupid rubber lock-plug thingys that are Bush league....now if someone has a solution...
Forum: Americas 07-09-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Embalmer12
Omaha to V E G A S 8.5-8.10.2010

Taking a trip. I think I found a 'new-to-me' bike ('06 GSA w/ 17K) that I'll be comfy on for the long hauls.

So far, and I'm sure this will change depending on the day, but as of now I'm...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-04-2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 566
Posted By Embalmer12
GSA shopping advice wanted from GSAyoda masters....

I have a bead on a '06 GSA w/ 17K miles and I need your help. I think it's a good price, sub $10K, but would like your input. I have been looking at 1200RT's but can't get what I want for the price...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 16,445
Views: 2,024,282
Posted By Embalmer12
Turn Signals/Blinkers....

Sorry to hijack from a few pages ago but......

With all the talk about blinkers and signal flashers, is there an alternative for the Dakar that looks more like what is currently on the 1200GS? ...
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16,445
Views: 2,024,282
Posted By Embalmer12
Bulbs...

I've read over half this thread (again) and there's no mention of different bulbs that have been used.

I'm leaving Tue/Wed and would like to have a better than stock bulb. Does anyone have any...
Forum: Americas 05-21-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 682
Posted By Embalmer12
Thanks!

PM sent Yossarian....much thanks.

King, I'm hoping to bring my camera so I can post my first ride report. I'll give you a link to the thread and give you a ring when I get back.

I know there...
Forum: Americas 05-21-2010, 07:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 682
Posted By Embalmer12
Ok

Hwy 2 is on the list. I've taken that many times visiting small cemeteries to deliver headstones. Great little hwy.

You read my mind on the Poudre. I used to love taking that to State Bridge...
Forum: Americas 05-20-2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 682
Posted By Embalmer12
Omaha to NW Colorado

Hi all! I've got an impromptu trip coming up next week (fueled by a newly pending divorce:cry ) and I can't sit around and wallow.

Anyway, that's the reason, here's the rhyme; I'll be leaving...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2010, 09:41 AM
Replies: 16,445
Views: 2,024,282
Posted By Embalmer12
Thanks!

Thanks for the reply! That's exacly what happened, it was a long winter, maybe too long. So I'm being paranoid about the noise? After turning the bike on/off a few times I think it's actually the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 16,445
Views: 2,024,282
Posted By Embalmer12
FI vs. Battery?

Love this thread....but couldn't find the answer to my question here or on f650.

The question; My battery was really, really low on water and had no juice. I administered the water, and put a...
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,011
Posted By Embalmer12
Ahhhh....

Thanks for the 'shiny things' tip.....and I thought I'd explored Advrider, HAH!

Thanks for the replies everyone....I didn't have my coffee this morning.

I'll check out the other posts/threads...
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2010, 08:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,011
Posted By Embalmer12
Best 4Dr Truck for Hauling....

Hi all. I'm looking for a 4 door (crewcab), 4wd truck that can haul two full size bikes....with or without the tailgate down, but preferably without a longer bed.

Contenders so far: Nissan...
Forum: Vendors 01-30-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,092
Posted By Embalmer12
Got mine....

I got the Q2 from Revzilla. I would have liked the Q4 but this whole concept is new to me....why would I ever want to talk to anyone while riding?:D In reality, the wife is riding more and with a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-26-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,760
Posted By Embalmer12
Maybe this is touchy....

...but I have a lot of questions regarding the young man who was shot in Pennsylvania January 12th and I think they apply.....

Those LEOs were 'undercover' and were in an unmarked car. The person...
Forum: Vendors 01-26-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,278
Posted By Embalmer12
Hmmmm....

Hey Salt--

As luck would have it, I just found out I may be heading to Omaha later this week. Want me to stop by and kill.....er, see if they have the helmet in stock and pick it up? Even if...
Forum: Vendors 01-26-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,278
Posted By Embalmer12
Same as above...

I've had the same experience as Yossarian....they've been willing to order in items so that I can try them on without charging a 15% restocking fee (BMW shop's creedo). Great to deal with...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2010, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By Embalmer12
Scala q2

I just purchased the multiset after reading a couple of threads on other systems and being completely new to the product type. The wife and I have only played with these while in the house (picture...
Forum: Equipment 01-19-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,421
Posted By Embalmer12
Just got a multiset....

I'm curious about the aux connection and how it will hold up in weather, it doesn't have the cover that the charging connection does. Anyone have experience with this?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-19-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,249
Posted By Embalmer12
Heh....

I just now saw this. Thanks Gordon....douche:asshat
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-17-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,249
Posted By Embalmer12
Ha!

My dad just called and said the whole family is fighting at the hospital. Gotta love the crazy side of the family. So he was already drinking!

Thanks everyone, I passed it on to him. He said...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-17-2009, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,249
Posted By Embalmer12
Nice...

Thanks guys. The last time I was there we actually stayed at the Biltmore Estate......loooove those clay tennis courts there, great place.

Being from Nebraska, I personally love the amount of...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-17-2009, 10:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,249
Posted By Embalmer12
Dad's in Ashville, NC with his in-laws....and he's bored!

Hey fellow Advriders! Shot in the dark but I thought I'd give it a chance.

My mother and father are in Ashville looking after my uncle who's in the ICU. Long story short, my dad is bored as...
Forum: Equipment 12-04-2009, 10:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,610
Posted By Embalmer12
Fag Bags...

Thanks Eakins. Are you sure we didn't meet at a clinic? :freaky PM Sent.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-18-2009, 02:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,626
Posted By Embalmer12
Fix, ride. Tune, ride. Smile, ride.

I started a thread about my '73 r60/5 and how it wouldn't start, etc., and I too wondered what direction I was going to go; restore or ride. Because of my budget I decided to ride.......while I...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-15-2009, 01:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,329
Posted By Embalmer12
Awww yeah!

Ok, Renner reminded me to update the thread so blame it on him if anyone's tired of my novice adventure.:1drink

My dad knew of a guy who had a couple of Beemers in town and had owned them in the...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-10-2009, 07:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,329
Posted By Embalmer12
Another update...

Yippy Skippy!!! Ok, I've got the carbs tuned and the bike idles wonderfully. There's no white/black/blue smoke exiting the pipes either. I'm beginning to think I know what I'm doing.:huh

I am...
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