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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 07:49 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 12,788
Posted By kbroderick
The turn-by-turn notifications from a route are...

The turn-by-turn notifications from a route are nice to have, though, especially the "distance to next" info.

My workflow for importing others' routes and tracks is to convert routes to tracks...
Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 06:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,155
Posted By kbroderick
It depends on the policy; I've heard of people...

It depends on the policy; I've heard of people who have successfully claimed track-day losses, for example, because it was a non-timed event (despite being at a race track). On the flip side, why...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 04:27 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 12,788
Posted By kbroderick
Deer Mountain Campground...

Deer Mountain Campground (http://www.nhstateparks.org/explore/state-parks/deer-mountain-campground.aspx) is a pretty damn nice spot, assuming you decide to go that far north.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-20-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,155
Posted By kbroderick
Some of the higher-end packages are full...

Some of the higher-end packages are full experience packages, including high-end meals and (in the case of the BMW Training Center in South Carolina, at least) bike rental in the full package price....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 589
Posted By kbroderick
CCC road is back to being a fully maintained (and...

CCC road is back to being a fully maintained (and open) gravel road.

The Old Plymouth / Round Top Road was pretty decent when we went through on a DARC ride earlier this summer; the only nasty...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 27,229
Posted By kbroderick
Ouch. Even though I was not going to be able to...

Ouch. Even though I was not going to be able to make the fall event, I'm sorry to hear. Best wishes and positive vibes for healing well and quickly.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By kbroderick
The NNEAT is a good suggestion. Vermont also...

The NNEAT is a good suggestion.

Vermont also has lots of gravel and a fair bit of public right-of-way with varying levels of "unmaintained" status (from "we'll fix culverts that blow out" to...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4,309
Views: 263,863
Posted By kbroderick
New tag, which I think is actually an...

New tag, which I think is actually an as-yet-untagged features (I'm pretty sure we've seen filing cabinets before, just not sure if it was this thread or not):
...
Forum: The Garage 08-20-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 975
Posted By kbroderick
I don't have enough clearance for a normal...

I don't have enough clearance for a normal hex-head bolt; even with the low-profile allen-head bolts, there's contact with the inside of the fork leg at full compression (upside-down forks in a...
Forum: The Garage 08-19-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 975
Posted By kbroderick
Best way to stick nickel-plated neodymium magnet to anodized aluminum brake disc hub?

Like the title suggests, I need to attach a magnet to my front brake hub. The magnets I've got are tiny neodymium deals (1/4" diameter x 1/16" deep), and the disc hub is aluminum (anodized, I think)....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-19-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 44,345
Views: 2,534,960
Posted By kbroderick
I was in Austin for work a few years back, and my...

I was in Austin for work a few years back, and my company wouldn't spring for a car because the ground transportation from the hotel to the training was provided by the vendor (which made sense). I...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-19-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4,309
Views: 263,863
Posted By kbroderick
Old tag: large stack o' filing cabinets, Flynn...

Old tag: large stack o' filing cabinets, Flynn Ave., Burlington

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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-19-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,527
Posted By kbroderick
And since I seem to have figured out how to embed...

And since I seem to have figured out how to embed videos:

<div id="fb-root"></div> <script>(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js =...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-19-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,596
Posted By kbroderick
One more video, this from the first section that...

One more video, this from the first section that we had special, one-day-only permission to ride:

<object width="560" height="315"><param name="movie"...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-18-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,596
Posted By kbroderick
A bit of video: First, the last off-road...

A bit of video:

First, the last off-road section before returning to the start, headed up towards Scrabble Hill Road via legal trail. When we got to the "ride the ledge around the mud hole" note...
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,238
Posted By kbroderick
...and if you want to spend $300, you could get...

...and if you want to spend $300, you could get three of these and have three times as many camera angles to work with, should you choose to actually edit your videos.

(Don't mind the associated...
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,238
Posted By kbroderick
I filled a 16GB card today, without killing all...

I filled a 16GB card today, without killing all three of my batteries. Kicking myself now for not using the 32...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-17-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,036
Posted By kbroderick
Glad you got it working. And yes, that is an...

Glad you got it working. And yes, that is an unfortunate limitation of BaseCamp—although Garmin makes plenty of GPS devices that can overlay maps, BaseCamp does not support that (much to my...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-16-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,036
Posted By kbroderick
It should be a bundle file, which is a folder...

It should be a bundle file, which is a folder with a special setting so that the Mac treats it as one file (e.g. an .app bundle opens the app when you double-click it, but it's actually a folder with...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-16-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,036
Posted By kbroderick
Garmin files are up. gmapsupp.img...

Garmin files are up.

gmapsupp.img (http://kevinbroderick.com/GPSstuff/2014/Garmin/gmapsupp.img) (put this in your \GARMIN folder on your device, or rename it first and then put it there, if your...
Forum: Equipment 08-16-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,238
Posted By kbroderick
Just another quick note on the real vs. clone...

Just another quick note on the real vs. clone SJ4000:

I did purchase a real one from the seller deezildennis mentioned, and I've used it once so far. I didn't notice any significant difference in...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-15-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,036
Posted By kbroderick
So a slight update on this: some GPS devices...

So a slight update on this: some GPS devices require that the supplementary map file be named gmapsupp.img. Others—such as the Montana, Monterra and Oregon—do not. If the file doesn't work with a...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-15-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,450
Views: 127,675
Posted By kbroderick
For what it's worth, the USFS does have a data...

For what it's worth, the USFS does have a data warehouse where you can ostensibly download MVUM data (amongst other) by unit:

http://data.fs.usda.gov/geodata/edw/index.php

I'd rather have...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-15-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,240
Posted By kbroderick
...and apparently I don't read good. In case it...

...and apparently I don't read good. In case it makes any difference, the ride is Sunday, not Saturday.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-15-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,596
Posted By kbroderick
I'll be there on the 1150. I checked in with the...

I'll be there on the 1150. I checked in with the trail boss and he thought it wasn't any sillier an idea than some of the other stuff I've enjoyed riding, and he has graded the sections on a 1-10...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,538
Posted By kbroderick
It varies by state. Vermont is bizarre—turn...

It varies by state. Vermont is bizarre—turn signals are not required, but if present they must have DOT markings (and a lot of shops will check LED signals in particular).
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-14-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,240
Posted By kbroderick
There's a CCC ride this Saturday out of...

There's a CCC ride this Saturday out of Williston, details at https://www.cccofvt.org/. It's on my calendar, although I suspect that I'll be pushing my limits on the 1150.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,538
Posted By kbroderick
Which brand, and do they have DOT markings on the...

Which brand, and do they have DOT markings on the lens?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-14-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 5,054
Views: 278,594
Posted By kbroderick
Having only seen third-world countries in...

Having only seen third-world countries in pictures and on TV, I'm guessing here, but perhaps there's not a lot of paved suburban and rural roads, let alone paved roads with mowed shoulders, in...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,538
Posted By kbroderick
Did autocorrect take the words out of your mouth?...

Did autocorrect take the words out of your mouth? I'm not coming up with any "sorry stalk leds" in a Google search.

And I'm still trying to figure out the solution for the back of the bike; I've...
Forum: Vendors 08-13-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 19,260
Posted By kbroderick
One big catch with Paypal is that the dispute...

One big catch with Paypal is that the dispute must be filed within 45 days of payment. As long as the timeframe given holds up and DustRiders built in enough wiggle room for production and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-13-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,831
Posted By kbroderick
Not just shaft-drive bikes. When I was riding a...

Not just shaft-drive bikes. When I was riding a Ninja 250 and doing a lot of track days, I learned to maintain at least maintenance throttle through some of the tighter corners to keep the headers...
Forum: Vendors 08-13-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 11,108
Posted By kbroderick
Ordered an E-09 Dakar in a 130/80/17 on Monday...

Ordered an E-09 Dakar in a 130/80/17 on Monday and it was waiting for me when I got home yesterday...can't complain about that. It's nice to have an East Coast source for tires.

Thanks.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-13-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,990
Posted By kbroderick
This particular advice may not be applicable to...

This particular advice may not be applicable to all bikes. I've heard of several reports (including at least two first-hand reports) where people drowned their GSes by creating too much bow wake....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-12-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,240
Posted By kbroderick
The Town Highway Maps and associated GIS data are...

The Town Highway Maps and associated GIS data are rather useful for finding unmaintained right-of-ways—see my thread here (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=919394) for more info and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-12-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,990
Posted By kbroderick
Keep in mind that the conditions under the water...

Keep in mind that the conditions under the water may be very different than when you last traveled the road—the road surface itself may be gone, or (and possibly more likely) there may be a layer of...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-11-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 12,788
Posted By kbroderick
I suppose I should have been a little more...

I suppose I should have been a little more specific about yesterday—I was out on Saturday, headed to a family function in Windham. I had a nice ride most of the way down but ended up stuck there 'til...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-10-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 12,788
Posted By kbroderick
I don't know about today, but either there were...

I don't know about today, but either there were some serious coincidental paths yesterday, or the word is out... I think I saw at least six ADV-looking bikes of various sorts headed north while I was...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-10-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4,309
Views: 263,863
Posted By kbroderick
New tag ...

New tag

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-IxvTTofVaZs/U-fAhtFwFTI/AAAAAAAABwg/k3hv79g01kE/w1059-h794-no/IMG_20140810_141425.jpg...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-09-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4,309
Views: 263,863
Posted By kbroderick
I still haven't figured out a good way to get a...

I still haven't figured out a good way to get a web-sized URL for a Google Photos image from my phone. It's super-easy from the computer, but that doesn't help if I'm posting from the road. I thought...
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