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Forum: Vendors 11-25-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,491
Posted By NHeat
Bump

Hey George
You open this weekend?
Thanks
centreville
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2010, 02:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,911
Posted By NHeat
A friend of mine bought a honda ruckus to cram in...

A friend of mine bought a honda ruckus to cram in the back of his Jeep Wrangler. He didnt have any real experience on dirt but after a few weeks he was basically using the thing like a full...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-13-2010, 05:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,253
Posted By NHeat
I may have some pictures, Ill take a look when I...

I may have some pictures, Ill take a look when I get home tonight.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-13-2010, 05:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,253
Posted By NHeat
The winglets were made from a piece of 8x10 lexan...

The winglets were made from a piece of 8x10 lexan purchased at Lowes $3.59. I used an angle finder on the beak to figure out the first bend and eyeballed the second. I basically marked out where I...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-12-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,253
Posted By NHeat
Got out for a few hours Sunday and checked out...

Got out for a few hours Sunday and checked out the performance of the new screen.
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Buffeting is gone and in...
Forum: Equipment 10-11-2010, 11:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,407
Posted By NHeat
Motorcycle Gouchos

Couldnt remember what they were called, and im considering some for winter riding.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=291502
Forum: GS Boxers 10-08-2010, 01:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,253
Posted By NHeat
will do!

I hope to get out a little this weekend.

Ive got some homemade winglets that were installed last weekend. Ill do a little testing with and without the winglets and with both the fulmer adv (with...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2010, 06:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,253
Posted By NHeat
1150gs Wunderlich Vario Screen

Just a heads up Beemerboneyard has'em on closeout for $129.95. Just got mine in the mail yesterday, perfect condition. Assembled but not installed yet hopefully this clears up the buffeting.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-01-2010, 05:53 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,159
Posted By NHeat
I believe a more appropriate question would be......

I believe a more appropriate question would be...

Is a GS statistically a safer bike?

Im sure insurance companies or maybe even the AMA might have info on it. Perhaps a phone call to your...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-28-2010, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 809
Posted By NHeat
Ive done a few round trips to Harpers Ferry from...

Ive done a few round trips to Harpers Ferry from my place in Fairfax. Theres a couple of good places to grab food in the historic area right off alt 340. Its kinda cool with the buildings built into...
Forum: Equipment 09-21-2010, 08:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,022
Posted By NHeat
Compressed Co2

So I was making my weekend pilgrimage to the hardware store to fix crap around the house and ran across this.

regulator
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2010, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 657
Posted By NHeat
Im going the route of the home made lexan...

Im going the route of the home made lexan winglets, (similar to those for the the 1200gs) I hear it helps. Plus with the stock 1150 crash bars I hate to install more stuff that has to come off just...
Forum: Equipment 08-27-2010, 01:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,004
Posted By NHeat
This is an interesting thread... however, I have...

This is an interesting thread... however, I have to wonder if a thicker, softer, or more dense grip would affect the stock heated elements. Ive contemplated simply using the big fat foam grip covers...
Forum: Equipment 08-19-2010, 09:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,446
Posted By NHeat
Ride in style

Ive contemplated riding in my team jersey, but its for Ice Hockey and is still a little on the heavy side. IMHO if your anywhere near something it could snag on it woulnt last more than a few rides....
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,802
Posted By NHeat
+1 Not to mention they pave all the roads so...

+1
Not to mention they pave all the roads so the asshats in cars can try and kill you!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-03-2010, 05:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,412
Posted By NHeat
I guess your reflector is hanging out with mine...

I guess your reflector is hanging out with mine and a few of my lost dryer socks...:scratch. You can bitch about it when you get the replacement reflector with the little bmw print on it for $10.95.:D
Forum: The Garage 07-11-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,543
Posted By NHeat
Check out www.ih8mud.com (http://www.ih8mud.com)...

Check out www.ih8mud.com (http://www.ih8mud.com) do a little search or surf the taco forum lots of good info.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-29-2010, 07:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,749
Posted By NHeat
Agreed, I have the 1200gs cover on my 1150. It is...

Agreed, I have the 1200gs cover on my 1150. It is super heavy and dosent pack down to anything close to small (so its good for at the house). The elastic hem is very aggressive and the profile is...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-09-2010, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1,009
Views: 140,336
Posted By NHeat
Shinko Fail

So after nearly 5k miles on a set of 705's the front gave up on Saturday. I noticed a small bubble on one tread block and was very soft. Luckally I was visiting the parents back home and was able to...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2010, 07:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,646
Posted By NHeat
So... you got a part number for that spring?

So... you got a part number for that spring?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By NHeat
Depends on your specific wheel. My 1150gs has...

Depends on your specific wheel. My 1150gs has metal stems and I have not replaced them after 4+ sets of tires. If you have rubber ones then I would check them and replace as needed.
Forum: Vendors 03-18-2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 56,614
Posted By NHeat
Havent seen Jims video of that bike so I cant say...

Havent seen Jims video of that bike so I cant say but why not just shoot him a PM. JimVonBaden
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2010, 06:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,791
Posted By NHeat
Thought this sounded familiar. ...

Thought this sounded familiar.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=529165 (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=529165)

I went the fire extinguisher route.
Forum: Vendors 03-08-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,125
Posted By NHeat
Back to the top!!

Jim did the install on MY :D 1150GS last Saturday. The install went great, but I do have to say had I done it myself it would have taken MUCH longer... even with Jim taking a break to swap a tire. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-01-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,892
Posted By NHeat
Are you pulling the cluch lever and or in...

Are you pulling the cluch lever and or in neutral? I've lifted the bike with nearly 200lbs of crap on it, no problems.
Forum: Battle scooters 02-24-2010, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,181
Posted By NHeat
Looks like the side wall, radius, and diamater...

Looks like the side wall, radius, and diamater for the 120-80 is 3.8" 8.8" and 17.6" and for the 80/100 its 3.1, 8.1, and 16.3".

Looks like I'll get a little more torq and lower top end due to...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-24-2010, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,181
Posted By NHeat
Kenda K760 Trakmaster II on a ct70?

Posted over in oldminibike.com also, just thought I'd check here too.

Does anybody know will a Kenda K760 Trakmaster II (80/100-10) fit on a ct70? If I did my conversions correct the tire will...
Forum: The Garage 02-11-2010, 02:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,462
Posted By NHeat
Might want to contact someone at Barbers...

Might want to contact someone at Barbers motorsport museum. The whole thing is just racks and suspended bikes. I bet an e-mail to the contact information would get you some info on how they went...
Forum: Vendors 02-05-2010, 08:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,125
Posted By NHeat
Jim, Dont guess you've got a set of studded...

Jim,
Dont guess you've got a set of studded tires I can borrow to make the trek over. At this point I'm contemplating a ski and paddle tire combo. :vardy

Neal
Forum: GS Boxers 01-20-2010, 09:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,140
Posted By NHeat
:clap Keep us updated on your friend, I'd love to...

:clap Keep us updated on your friend, I'd love to have a dealer in my back yard (Centreville).
Forum: GS Boxers 12-02-2009, 08:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,760
Posted By NHeat
I agree the forces off road need to be accounted...

I agree the forces off road need to be accounted for. I have had them on for over a year with no problems. That said I have only done dirt roads with them (oil in one, gas in the other), no serious...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-01-2009, 09:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,760
Posted By NHeat
How about some modified fire extinguisher mounts?...

How about some modified fire extinguisher mounts?

Maybe $8 in parts, easy to do if you have a dremel or angle grinder to do the cuts and some tin snips for the strap.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-30-2009, 08:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,354
Posted By NHeat
I'd ride it

Dosent look real bad to me.

The cupping on that tire isnt near as bad as the wear on my front tourance that just came off my 1150gs. Id say that on flat straight asphalt only riding you'd get...
Forum: The Garage 11-20-2009, 07:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,472
Posted By NHeat
Im using 2 front wheel and hubs from a honda...

Im using 2 front wheel and hubs from a honda atc200x which came with a single side front disk. Im planning on re-using the disk on the front and with some spacers or a sprocket with a step-out I...
Forum: The Garage 11-19-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,472
Posted By NHeat
Thanks gokartsupply.com...

Thanks

gokartsupply.com (http://www.gokartsupply.com/jackshft.htm) looks like its got most of the parts Im going to need.
Forum: The Garage 11-19-2009, 08:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,472
Posted By NHeat
Need some help with a Jackshaft design for minibike

Ok so heres the setup.

Ive got a minibike (rigid) frame, an old ct70 motor and some honda atc200 20x8r11 wheels. The modifications for the front are easy but to make the rear fit a custom...
Forum: Equipment 11-18-2009, 07:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,604
Posted By NHeat
+1 Saw a bunch of those in Tractor Supply...

+1
Saw a bunch of those in Tractor Supply discount bin. Kinda caught my eye until i picked it up!

1. the thing must weigh 5 lbs
2. the heads were magnetic, so unless your tools are carried...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-09-2009, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,370
Posted By NHeat
Decided on what to do. After some ebay...

Decided on what to do.

After some ebay shopping found that I can get the front wheel from an 83-85 honda atc200x. Im finding wheels in a 20x8x11 tire (rounded profile) with the wheel and front...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-09-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,009
Views: 140,336
Posted By NHeat
205, 205!!!!

Sorry, I had to do it! :205
11-5-09



No recalls!!



Got an email back from Scott Casper.
Forum: Battle scooters 11-06-2009, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,370
Posted By NHeat
Yeah its a big f-n tire, figure it could be fun...

Yeah its a big f-n tire, figure it could be fun at the beach, in the snow or out at a friends farm riding trails. Anyhow ive got a fox sundowner frame with simple spring forks on the front and rigid...
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