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Forum: Equipment 05-15-2007, 03:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,457
Posted By RBJ
Tent leakage.

I think it might be because your tent is sitting in a lake. I don't think that nikwax is meant to seal up submarines. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 07-22-2006, 09:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,839
Posted By RBJ
Heh, Yep that's my bike. The Ztechnik 20 inch...

Heh, Yep that's my bike. The Ztechnik 20 inch shield is a bit much for the summer months as it pretty much eliminates the wind in your face. It is rather loud though with a concept helmet but not...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2006, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 441
Posted By RBJ
You need to mount the Hepco Becker engine guards...

You need to mount the Hepco Becker engine guards and gas tank guard. You then need to drill holes in the gas tank/light guard and then mount the grill over the gas tank/light guard.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2006, 11:06 AM
Replies: 321
Views: 107,604
Posted By RBJ
Hmmm...no I haven't replaced the left side. It...

Hmmm...no I haven't replaced the left side. It was just my empirical observation that I couldn't here tapping while seated on my bike and leaning over to the left but I could when leaning over to...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2006, 10:51 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 107,604
Posted By RBJ
What about the right side?

When I was riding down the road on my 1100gs tonight it seemed to me that the loudest tapping sound was coming from the right side. Is that a whole different job to replace the right side or are the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2006, 03:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,590
Posted By RBJ
Air pressures.

The PV=nRT is for IDEAL gasses. The mixture of ambient air isn't an ideal gas except at very low pressures where the attraction of molecules for each other is negligible. That having been said,...
Forum: Equipment 03-15-2006, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 858
Posted By RBJ
Just think...back in the days of Air Jordans...

Just think...back in the days of Air Jordans those tires would go for 300 bucks a pop.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2006, 03:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By RBJ
The speed at a particular RPM has nothing to do...

The speed at a particular RPM has nothing to do with EFI mapping. It is merely a result of a multiplication of an engine speed times the gear ratio of the transmission and final drive. Unless they...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-14-2006, 02:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,986
Posted By RBJ
Wait...I thought Golem was dead...wouldn't that...

Wait...I thought Golem was dead...wouldn't that mean that the clutch lasted for the life of the bike? And if you resurrected a dead bike then you should expect, like in pet cemetary, that a bunch of...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2006, 03:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,752
Posted By RBJ
Get some Gerbings.

Dude you live in Colorado, get Gerbings gloves and forget about the heated grips. I've been riding to work every day in Cambridge, MA at 0 degrees F no problem.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2006, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By RBJ
One more question. I'm browsing the parts fiche...

One more question. I'm browsing the parts fiche at MAXBMW's parts page. Have any idea which relay it is? I have a feeling it is either the relay (#2 marked SCHWARTZ) or #3 the minirelay.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2006, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By RBJ
Hmmm, Thanks alot Frank. I was hoping I wouldn't...

Hmmm, Thanks alot Frank. I was hoping I wouldn't have to be buying one but such is life. No problem on the technical terms. I have a PhD in B.S...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2006, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By RBJ
Well since my low beam sux ass, I always run the...

Well since my low beam sux ass, I always run the high beam (which also sux ass). Tapping on the relay a couple of times caused the light to shut off. Kind of strange that a high wattage bulb...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2006, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By RBJ
Nope OEM bulbs 55W/60W. I've been riding the...

Nope OEM bulbs 55W/60W. I've been riding the bike for a couple of years but never at 0 degrees until this year since I have Gerbing gear and it hasn't happened before.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2006, 02:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By RBJ
My 1100GS Headlight won't shut off!

Alright, the last couple of days I have ridden to work in Cambride, MA at about 5-10 degrees Farenheit and when I turn the key to shut the bike off, the headlight stays on. The first time it did it,...
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2005, 08:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,334
Posted By RBJ
Gerbings suck.

I'm pretty upset about my Gerbing gloves and Jacket liner. I was riding to work this morning in Boston at 25 degrees F and the tips of my thumbs were slightly less warm than the rest of my body. ...
Forum: Equipment 12-01-2005, 02:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,256
Posted By RBJ
How much more light do the Philips "EYE-of-GOD"...

How much more light do the Philips "EYE-of-GOD" lights formerly from micatech and now at farklemeisters put out than the trailtechs...there is a huge price difference and substancial energy...
Forum: Face plant 12-01-2005, 01:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,919
Posted By RBJ
another face plant.

I think this one looks like it would hurt more....but then again...ahhhh I dunno.

http://media.putfile.com/BIKE-CRASH
(http://media.putfile.com/BIKE-CRASH)
Forum: GS Boxers 11-20-2005, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By RBJ
Givi dark screen.

Givi dark screen.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-23-2005, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 685
Posted By RBJ
Unless you get the rear rack reinforcement bar...

Unless you get the rear rack reinforcement bar from someplace like Wunderlich or Touratech, I wouldn't be putting more than 5 or 10 pounds back there.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2005, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4,746
Views: 1,619,992
Posted By RBJ
Alright, I want to see a race between...

Alright,

I want to see a race between Paul's bike and Jim's bike. 50% on the racetrack and 50% through the desert. Who's gonna win? :ear
Forum: GS Boxers 05-18-2005, 12:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,198
Posted By RBJ
Even if you overfill, it's not a big deal... it...

Even if you overfill, it's not a big deal... it will just vent out the little hole in the airbox and then burn it off making a two-stroke out of your bike for a short time and probably making it run...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-10-2005, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,710
Posted By RBJ
Very interesting perspective...hmmm did you hang...

Very interesting perspective...hmmm did you hang the GS up ...or the bicycle...I bet you hung the GS up just to throw me off track...:dunno
Forum: GS Boxers 05-08-2005, 04:37 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,317
Posted By RBJ
I'm with Pilot... Everybody who has had one final...

I'm with Pilot... Everybody who has had one final drive failure has generally had several on the same bike. I'm at 57,000 with a 1996 1100gs and no problems here. Just sync the throttle bodies and...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2005, 01:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,203
Posted By RBJ
I just cut off both sides with a hacksaw and it...

I just cut off both sides with a hacksaw and it works great. I used Ztechnik low screen with tobinators.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2005, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By RBJ
If I read those numbers right, it looks like that...

If I read those numbers right, it looks like that your spring is stiffer than the one above (the first numbers) but that the stiffness increases more slowly with increasing compression than the stock...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2005, 09:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,163
Posted By RBJ
Are you all riding BMW GS's or Ducatis? You want...

Are you all riding BMW GS's or Ducatis? You want form or function? For all the crap that Touratech gets, they have made for me a number of parts that nobody else in the world has bothered to make...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2005, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By RBJ
Has CroMag been sitting on it in his bare ass? ...

Has CroMag been sitting on it in his bare ass? Does it smell funny in addition to being sticky?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2005, 06:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 541
Posted By RBJ
Yeah, I don't know how bright it is buying...

Yeah, I don't know how bright it is buying something when it's rare...only a few months before it's going to be produced for everyone...and not be rare anymore.
Forum: Racing 04-12-2005, 08:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 397
Posted By RBJ
IILLYYAA was it you who made this post on Boston Craig's List?

Was this your post IILLYYAA?

__________________

http://boston.craigslist.org/mcy/68000346.html

___________________
Copied from Craig's list post:

Guys this is...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2005, 11:42 PM
Replies: 4,746
Views: 1,619,992
Posted By RBJ
He's definitely going to get demerits for taking...

He's definitely going to get demerits for taking the picture with the sun shining into the camera. Flug won't stand for that. :nono
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2005, 11:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 961
Posted By RBJ
I have the 52L on my R1100GS. Excellent all...

I have the 52L on my R1100GS. Excellent all around. Just make sure you get the frame reinforcement. That case is so big that if you don't get the proper rear frame brackets, you can easily brake...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2005, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4,746
Views: 1,619,992
Posted By RBJ
Where is the bike? All I see is a boxer engine,...

Where is the bike? All I see is a boxer engine, a seat and some wheels...is this like Wonderwoman's airplane? I always wondered how air-traffic-control was able to prevent mid-air collisions with...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 986
Posted By RBJ
This is hilarious...I got a set on Ebay from a...

This is hilarious...I got a set on Ebay from a guy in quebec about 3 months ago. He was going out of business and selling the about 6 sets of engine bars and bars around the tank and the metal light...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2005, 06:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By RBJ
Ztechnik 1150 windscreen on an 1100gs with Tobes?

Hey folks, just bought a Ztechnik windscreen with 1100 tobinators and started to bolt it up when I realized the bottom of the windscreen is hitting against my turn signals and there is no way that it...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-19-2005, 04:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,686
Posted By RBJ
I took a short ride today from Cambridge to Acton...

I took a short ride today from Cambridge to Acton to Lexington and Concorde and then to Arlington. The weather was great, about 50, and really sunny. I saw a guy on an RT with a MAXBMW sticker on...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2005, 07:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,252
Posted By RBJ
I had BMW top box...It's a good hard plastic box...

I had BMW top box...It's a good hard plastic box that can be fitted with a pad for the passenger. I then traded it for a Givi 52L top box that was also fitted with a passenger pad and can be fitted...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-17-2005, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4,746
Views: 1,619,992
Posted By RBJ
Did you park your bike next to that puddle of oil...

Did you park your bike next to that puddle of oil on purpose?

:rofl
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-17-2005, 11:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,686
Posted By RBJ
It's starting to look a lot better in Cambridge...

It's starting to look a lot better in Cambridge but there are still piles of snow and piles of salt and mud here and there on the roads and I don't fancy throwing wet muddy salt all over my bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2005, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By RBJ
Lights are important and everything...it's too...

Lights are important and everything...it's too bad this is another thread about one of those bikes with the weird hexagonal heads... pffft
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