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Forum: Road warriors 11-20-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 11,767
Posted By YJake
Walked into the Bonneville store a couple of...

Walked into the Bonneville store a couple of months ago to have a look see and ride one. Told'em I was interested in 2015 models, getting a 2 car garage in January and a fat 1yr overtime check. :deal...
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2,266
Views: 564,218
Posted By YJake
A Cyclops LED bulb will last a very long time and...

A Cyclops LED bulb will last a very long time and use less juice.

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 11-04-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 57,373
Posted By YJake
I used mine to top off my tires before a ride the...

I used mine to top off my tires before a ride the other day and it works very well. The gauge appears to be very accurate as well. :freaky

Hey Motopumps,

Is there a quiescent power drain...
Forum: Road warriors 11-02-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2,266
Views: 564,218
Posted By YJake
The GSXR clutch conversion is better if you use...

The GSXR clutch conversion is better if you use your B12 at the drag strip and smoke your clutch hard. The GSXR clutch doesn't slip like the stock B12 does in those extreme situations.

As for...
Forum: Equipment 10-30-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,746
Posted By YJake
Hood Jeans. (NR4) I bought a pair about a...

Hood Jeans. (NR4)

I bought a pair about a year ago and am impressed with the quality. Shipping took about a week from England and the denim has worn well after a hundred washings. The Kevlar is...
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 11,767
Posted By YJake
Great idea for a thread.:freaky Inspires...

Great idea for a thread.:freaky

Inspires me to spend some $,$$$.$$

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 10-26-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,244
Posted By YJake
No active Bonneville threads except for the...

No active Bonneville threads except for the Scrambler thread over in Beasts. Start one maybe :dunno

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 10-26-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 44,827
Posted By YJake
Set mine up today. Clean install and I wired it...

Set mine up today. Clean install and I wired it into the ignition to avoid battery loss, works well.

-Jake
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-24-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 1,423
Views: 144,543
Posted By YJake
You're selling that one now? :lol3 Hrmmm. I...

You're selling that one now? :lol3

Hrmmm. I have a certain Bandit 1200 that could use a tour friendly brother :freaky

What's for sale next? :evil

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,359
Posted By YJake
:rofl -Jake

:rofl

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 10-13-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 44,827
Posted By YJake
Ordered one. Added ADVRIDER in the...

Ordered one.

Added ADVRIDER in the special messages section for free shipping. DId I do that wrong? :ear

Can't wait to get it installed!

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 10-13-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1,262
Views: 223,236
Posted By YJake
I placed an order last night and was charged...

I placed an order last night and was charged shipping.

I added "DEADSHEEP" to the description.

I have high hopes for this thing, or at least my ass does.:deal

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,244
Posted By YJake
Much like the OP I too am looking at buying a new...

Much like the OP I too am looking at buying a new Bonneville. However, it will be an SE model with mag wheels for sure. I have had a bike with tubes go flat miles from home, on the interstate, in 95...
Forum: Vendors 10-12-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1,748
Views: 237,548
Posted By YJake
Finally had a chance to test it tonight in my...

Finally had a chance to test it tonight in my Nekkid Bandit 1200. I drove north of town into the middle of nowhere...

Light output is MUCH whiter than halogen. Almost feel like I need to wear...
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,204
Posted By YJake
:lol3 And :freaky -Jake

:lol3

And :freaky

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 10-06-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 1,748
Views: 237,548
Posted By YJake
It fits in the headlight housing of a Bandit 1200...

It fits in the headlight housing of a Bandit 1200 Nekkid. The retainer clip requires some modification but I have it all sorted now. The stock rubber boot even fits around it and it has a hole to...
Forum: Vendors 10-01-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 57,373
Posted By YJake
Ordered Sunday night and received mine today. ...

Ordered Sunday night and received mine today.

This pump was obviously well thought out and I hope that I never have to use it.:freaky

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 09-30-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 935
Views: 184,930
Posted By YJake
Same here... Owning an Enfield drove me to :slurp...

Same here... Owning an Enfield drove me to :slurp

I have my sights set on a modern Bonneville now.

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 09-28-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 1,748
Views: 237,548
Posted By YJake
Just ordered one for my Bandit 1200 Nekkid model....

Just ordered one for my Bandit 1200 Nekkid model.

The headlight bucket seems roomy, I'll know for sure soon enough.

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 09-28-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 57,373
Posted By YJake
I've been watching this thread since it was started...

And after having two tires bite the dust due to nails in the past year I've decided to pull the trigger on one of these mighty little pumps. Just placed my order and can't wait to get a hold of the...
Forum: Road warriors 09-13-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 68,474
Posted By YJake
I test rode a Bonneville today and see myself...

I test rode a Bonneville today and see myself buying one within the next 6 months for sure. It is smooth, has some grunt, and is comfortable despite being 6' tall. Oh, and it's classy :deal

...
Forum: Vendors 09-13-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 1,504
Views: 243,246
Posted By YJake
Well since you asked... :deal Snaps...

Well since you asked... :deal

Snaps instead of Velcro at the wrists

The top closure strap would be less annoying if it folded back on itself while riding with the jacket slightly...
Forum: Vendors 09-11-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 1,504
Views: 243,246
Posted By YJake
Bought A Dainese Air-Flux Jacket...

... And I just wanted to say that the thing is awesome! :clap

Pretty much a steal on closeout right now, it replaced my worn out Vanson mesh jacket. The Dainese fits better and has better...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 09-09-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 30,546
Views: 2,322,551
Posted By YJake
Not legal in FL. 316.515(3) -Jake

Not legal in FL.

316.515(3)

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 09-07-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 68,474
Posted By YJake
What seat is that, and did it give you more leg...

What seat is that, and did it give you more leg room?

That sucker looks THICK.

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 09-06-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 68,474
Posted By YJake
:ear -Jake

:ear

-Jake
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 19,912
Posted By YJake
My Bandit and I are Jealous. :freaky -Jake

My Bandit and I are Jealous. :freaky

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 08-28-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 2,266
Views: 564,218
Posted By YJake
Where did you get the lower foot pegs?! :eek1 ...

Where did you get the lower foot pegs?! :eek1

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 08-27-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 2,266
Views: 564,218
Posted By YJake
I'm guessing my B12 is around 105hp. I dunno,...

I'm guessing my B12 is around 105hp. I dunno, can't think of a time when I had wanted more while riding to be honest. My previous bikes were less than 30hp.

-Jake
Forum: Thumpers 08-27-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 4,280
Views: 531,270
Posted By YJake
Hell, I'm 220 geared up and if the bike will...

Hell, I'm 220 geared up and if the bike will average 65mpg touring the back roads I'm sold. 55mpg highway will do nicely also.

I'm pretty set on buying one of these bikes around January. Y'all...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4,280
Views: 531,270
Posted By YJake
This is good information. I'm in the market for a...

This is good information. I'm in the market for a new G650GS.

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 08-26-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2,266
Views: 564,218
Posted By YJake
I second that. Also, my 2003 B12 has been...

I second that.

Also, my 2003 B12 has been averaging 43mpg this month when I keep it at 65mph and below on back roads, even saw 46 once. Drops to 39mpg at 85mph+ on the superslab.

The old...
Forum: Road warriors 08-26-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4,898
Views: 935,787
Posted By YJake
46k miles and no issues thus far :dunno ...

46k miles and no issues thus far :dunno

Just a few ounces, not the whole can :huh

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 08-26-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8,876
Views: 1,407,947
Posted By YJake
And the complete lack of suspension :rofl ...

And the complete lack of suspension :rofl

-Jake
Forum: Road warriors 08-26-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4,898
Views: 935,787
Posted By YJake
I always tell people this but they never believe...

I always tell people this but they never believe me!

The last 250 miles on every oil change gets the seafoam treatment. Yeah, your oil comes out looking rough but the inside of every engine I own...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 19,912
Posted By YJake
If you make a run back to VA this far along the...

If you make a run back to VA this far along the gulf coast let me know!

I have your sister bike, a Green 2003 Bandit but mine's nekkid.

I can meet you at Abita/Lazy Magnolia/Fairhope or...
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 16,752
Posted By YJake
Better than the Enfield? The current Bonnie...

Better than the Enfield?

The current Bonnie power plant has a decent reputation for reliability being under stressed by design and they offer tubeless wheels on the SE. That alone makes it better...
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 16,752
Posted By YJake
New Enfield 500 Vs. Triumph Bonnie. I had...

New Enfield 500 Vs. Triumph Bonnie.

I had cash in hand and wanted a classic bike to do commuting on and short trips. I bought the Enfield due to the new EFI, MPG, and because they were supposed to...
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 2,266
Views: 564,218
Posted By YJake
No issues in FL either as long as I'm moving....

No issues in FL either as long as I'm moving. While stuck in traffic I can FEEL it getting hot and begin to worry. Just don't get stuck in any bad traffic jams and you should be fine.

-Jake
Forum: Vendors 08-12-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1,748
Views: 237,548
Posted By YJake
Has anybody tried this in a nekkid Bandit 1200? ...

Has anybody tried this in a nekkid Bandit 1200?

Are there any measurements on the bulb assembly I can use to check for fitment before hand?

Reckon I can just order one and ship it back if...
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