ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 201
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: shay
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-12-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 619
Posted By shay
Puig Spoiler with high screen gives me almost...

Puig Spoiler with high screen gives me almost still air and very minimal buffeting.
Forum: Ride reports 10-12-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 12,971
Posted By shay
really enjoying this :clap:clap

really enjoying this :clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 10-07-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 12,971
Posted By shay
Subscribed :thumb:thumb

Subscribed :thumb:thumb
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-12-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 758
Views: 145,195
Posted By shay
nomada's with the short wings exhaust are...

nomada's with the short wings exhaust are balanced, equal sized, and a *Lot* cheaper than metal mules.
Forum: Ride reports 07-02-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 1,052
Views: 388,262
Posted By shay
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=25...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=258922
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,086
Posted By shay
Nice to see you back on the road Mike.. great rr !

Nice to see you back on the road Mike.. great rr !
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,013
Posted By shay
great photos, very vivid, I did think your shot...

great photos, very vivid, I did think your shot was an HDR.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 05-31-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 1,640
Views: 486,854
Posted By shay
http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-fHpzMbD/0/X2/i-fHp...

http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-fHpzMbD/0/X2/i-fHpzMbD-X2.jpg
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-14-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 758
Views: 145,195
Posted By shay
That's a great setup. Does the Wings short...

That's a great setup. Does the Wings short exhaust also allow 2 x 31 or 2 x 38 litre panniers to be fitted?
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-05-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
I updated my 350 to the latest maps and, fingers...

I updated my 350 to the latest maps and, fingers crossed, the gps is now routing correctly.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-09-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 20,071
Posted By shay
Go to apps - trip planner and select a previously...

Go to apps - trip planner and select a previously created route. Press the icon at top left and a screen opens with list of options, including choice of fastest, shortest or off road .

Select...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-09-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 20,071
Posted By shay
I updated my 350lm and the "off road" routing...

I updated my 350lm and the "off road" routing option, now shows "curvy roads" when you check the trip planner. Shortest route = off road?

weird !!!
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-14-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
first US review of 190r

http://www.cycleworld.com/2013/09/14/2014-ktm-1190-adventure-r-first-ride-review-photos/
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-09-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
had the side stand spring replaced today, took 5...

had the side stand spring replaced today, took 5 minutes.

on a different topic, has anyone covered enough miles yet to need new tyres. I want to try pilot road 3's when the time comes... and...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-06-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
yep, it's the optional touring screen listed in...

yep, it's the optional touring screen listed in powerparts.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-06-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
With the standard screen in it's highest...

With the standard screen in it's highest position, the airflow was directed just under my helmet. It was unbearably loud without earplugs. I used a Touratech screen extender to lift the airflow over...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-06-2013, 03:15 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
The high, touring, screen arrived this morning: ...

The high, touring, screen arrived this morning:

http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-SBqz7hj/0/XL/i-SBqz7hj-XL.jpg

http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-fcGC9KF/0/XL/i-fcGC9KF-XL.jpg
...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-27-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
Can someone please check and photograph their...

Can someone please check and photograph their brake lever area to see what's missing / fallen off my bike?

http://www.sportspix.ie/photos/i-BJFkQH3/0/XL/i-BJFkQH3-XL.jpg

I've no idea when the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-06-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
I've ridden my 1190 in 25c, 80f, and you can feel...

I've ridden my 1190 in 25c, 80f, and you can feel a little heat on the left hand side, I stick my knees out into the wind for a few seconds to cool off every now and again ( once every 15 - 20...
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,759
Posted By shay
beautiful photos Mike, thank you for taking the...

beautiful photos Mike, thank you for taking the time to post another excellent ride report. I hope the blues were dissipated by the glorious weather.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-30-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
dyno results for 1190

Irish bike mag put an 1190 on a dyno, 152 bhp and faultless, glitch free, curves for hp and torque.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-30-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
I bought it second hand, it was on a 1200gs but...

I bought it second hand, it was on a 1200gs but fits the 1190 perfectly. It lifts the wind blast over my head when I'm on the motorway (freeway). I have ordered the taller touring screen for the kTm...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-29-2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
Electronic Preload

I had set the preload to rider & luggage when i got my 1190 and kinda forgot about it, I switched the preload to rider only. What a revelation! The suspension lowered about an inch, I can now flat...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-17-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 13,462
Posted By shay
I will have to import mine so :rofl

I will have to import mine so :rofl
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-17-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
I don't mind if there are bugs in a newly...

I don't mind if there are bugs in a newly released model, what infuriated me was the reception I got from the phone help desk. I was told "the gps got you to your destination, who cares what roads it...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-17-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
My email was finally escalated and I'm now...

My email was finally escalated and I'm now dealing with someone who will test the routes as I have described. If Garmin's findings are the same as mine, I will be changing the gps to a 660 or similar...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-14-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
I think Garmin's algorithms for Irish roads are...

I think Garmin's algorithms for Irish roads are completely incorrect. They see a lane, with grass growing in the middle of it, as the same as a major national route, with this model gps.

I...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-14-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
it doesn't make sense? A cheap nuvi 1370 will...

it doesn't make sense? A cheap nuvi 1370 will route me down major roads on "fastest route" the (free) google maps app on my iPhone will route me correctly, but a €300+ gps will send me down tiny...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-13-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
no, only avoidance is unpaved roads. I unticked...

no, only avoidance is unpaved roads. I unticked all avoidances and it doesn't make a difference. I've used a 2610 since 2005 and bought the 350 for newer maps and bluetooth connectivity.

Garmin's...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-13-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
thanks, I tried that and same result. I reset the...

thanks, I tried that and same result. I reset the gps according to instructions from garmin before doing this and same results.. fastest route keeps sending me down local roads instead of the faster...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-13-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,298
Posted By shay
350lm not routing correctly

I bought a Garmin 350lm a month ago and used it on a weekend away to Cork / Kerry. I had it set to fastest route but the bloody thing kept sending me down boreens, with grass growing in the middle of...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-11-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 13,462
Posted By shay
47, sgt in police. I was in the army before the...

47, sgt in police. I was in the army before the police. I didn't own a car for nearly 10 years and I was riding a bike to work, changing helmets and riding in work all day. Then I got promoted and...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,150,871
Posted By shay
You use "we" and "us" but you don't own an lc...

You use "we" and "us" but you don't own an lc gs?
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-11-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
a ride report on last weekend's spin around sw...

a ride report on last weekend's spin around sw ireland (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=894215). The 1190 was faultless, as you would expect.
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-11-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
Posted By shay
equipment: what worked, what didn't

This was the first overnight on my 1190 loaded with luggage and a new gps so thoughts on what worked and what didn't:

The roll bag is a SWMoto bag, it took clothes, macbook, cables, charger,...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-11-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
Ordered also, I was away for the weekend on my...

Ordered also, I was away for the weekend on my 1190 and didn't feel safe using the side stand on loose gravel. Thanks!
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-09-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
Posted By shay
Heading home

I packed up and was on the road by 8:30 am, very hungover!

The hangover didn't last too long as I was on great biking roads. The corkscrew hill is on the road towards Galway:
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-09-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
Posted By shay
Day 2: Kerry to Clare

I left Kenmare around 9am and made my way to Moll's gap and to a waypoint I had saved on the gps which should lead me over the Gap of Dungloe. I rode 15k on roads like this:
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-09-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
Posted By shay
A Castle, Ambush sites & mountain passes, SW Ireland

Glorious weather this weekend so I packed the bike and headed south, taking the motorway towards Cork:

http://www.sportspix.ie/photos/i-ttW5Xf4/0/XL/i-ttW5Xf4-XL.jpg

I didn't stop at Cashel, as...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-03-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,636,686
Posted By shay
Congrats on your trip !!

Congrats on your trip !!
Showing results 1 to 40 of 201

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 04:34 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014