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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-20-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By BillMoore
I have it as well. First noticed it about a year...

I have it as well. First noticed it about a year ago, and thought it was just some large calluses on my palms, didn't notice any loss of flexibility in the joints.

Then about 6 months ago I...
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,036
Posted By BillMoore
Good to know! I won't sweat that one while I wait...

Good to know! I won't sweat that one while I wait my turn on the RocketMoto wait list... :rofl
Forum: Equipment 07-16-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,036
Posted By BillMoore
Hmmm, how does that compare to the SMH10?

Hmmm, how does that compare to the SMH10?
Forum: The Garage 07-03-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,311
Posted By BillMoore
Your location isn't set on your profile, so I...

Your location isn't set on your profile, so I can't tell what kind of climate you live in, but if it is anywhere where you get much rain or snow, carpet on a garage floor is going to suck...

Drive...
Forum: Equipment 07-01-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 39,926
Posted By BillMoore
I just sent you the code I got from Koolranch. :D

I just sent you the code I got from Koolranch. :D
Forum: Equipment 07-01-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 39,926
Posted By BillMoore
I wasn't able to use the coupon code from...

I wasn't able to use the coupon code from Koolranch, so I will pm it to the first inmate who posts up here in this thread asking for it...
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 39,926
Posted By BillMoore
Got it, thanks!!!

Got it, thanks!!!
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 39,926
Posted By BillMoore
Somebody used it and didn't post up, code is no...

Somebody used it and didn't post up, code is no longer valid...
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,369
Posted By BillMoore
Head to the men's room, wet my hands and run them...

Head to the men's room, wet my hands and run them through my hair to ruffle it up a bit, and I'm good to go...
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,614
Posted By BillMoore
I found a condition today where these earplugs do...

I found a condition today where these earplugs do not work so well... a ride with significant altitude changes. The problem is that the plugs seal too well, and the expansion of the trapped air puts...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,710
Posted By BillMoore
Sorry, I got the brand wrong, mine actually is LC...

Sorry, I got the brand wrong, mine actually is LC brand:

http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/7342/i/lc-5-gallon-utility-jug

Caps and seals look identical...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,710
Posted By BillMoore
I bought the Fly Racing version of that jug, and...

I bought the Fly Racing version of that jug, and it is the worst fuel jug ever in my opinion. The o-ring for the lid does not fit properly, so if you ever so slightly over-tighten the lid, the o-ring...
Forum: Equipment 06-15-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,614
Posted By BillMoore
I just ordered 12 more pairs of them today. My...

I just ordered 12 more pairs of them today. My wife tried them on our ride yesterday, and she is sold on them as well!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-15-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,703
Posted By BillMoore
There is a lot more to it than simply the number...

There is a lot more to it than simply the number of pixels. The size of the sensor and the quality of the optics are actually way more important than the number of pixels once you get over somewhere...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,129
Posted By BillMoore
Mine have endured about a year and a half of...

Mine have endured about a year and a half of serious abuse with no issues, so I wouldn't worry too much. I think huguesfrederic must have gotten a bad pair, sounds like a warranty issue to me...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,650
Posted By BillMoore
Wow, sounds like a warranty issue. Have you...

Wow, sounds like a warranty issue. Have you contacted Gaerne or the retailer you purchased them from? I've been abusing mine pretty hard for about a year and a half now, and have zero issues with...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,614
Posted By BillMoore
After a few rides with these, I am convinced that...

After a few rides with these, I am convinced that these are the best earplugs ever. Very comfortable on long rides, immediate seal, no problem with helmet unsealing them, great noise blocking.

An...
Forum: Vendors 06-08-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1,438
Views: 234,821
Posted By BillMoore
The very first post in this thread says to PM...

The very first post in this thread says to PM them first to verify ADVRider membership, and then call for info. So I wouldn't hold my breath waiting on a reply to that PM... instead follow the...
Forum: The Garage 05-29-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,071
Posted By BillMoore
I have a Stihl FS-130 with the handlebars and...

I have a Stihl FS-130 with the handlebars and harness that I've had for 6 or 7 years now, and it has been awesome. I have never done anything to it except replace string, replace the trimmer heads...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-23-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,911
Posted By BillMoore
I have wood blocks (actually a section of 4x6...

I have wood blocks (actually a section of 4x6 with a 2x8 screwed into to make it 2" taller and to give a sturdy base) that I slide under the bike frame. The height of the blocks is such that there...
Forum: Equipment 05-22-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,614
Posted By BillMoore
I ordered a travel pack of these yesterday to try...

I ordered a travel pack of these yesterday to try out. Got notification that they shipped today. Can't wait to try them!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-15-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 851
Posted By BillMoore
It mostly is just King and Snohomish county that...

It mostly is just King and Snohomish county that have this problem. Lots of good riding up in Skagit and Whatcom, over on the peninsula, and on the other side of the passes.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-12-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 2,361
Views: 247,867
Posted By BillMoore
Yeah we did! We were over there all weekend, and...

Yeah we did! We were over there all weekend, and we also spent some time exploring the forest roads off of Meadow Creek Rd along the Chiwawa River. Lots of snow up that way too. We spent Friday and...
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By BillMoore
My personal experience with MotoCinch was bad. ...

My personal experience with MotoCinch was bad. One of mine sheared off right at the pin head that goes into the l-track. The bike fell over into the other bike and dented its gas tank. Luckily it...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-11-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 2,361
Views: 247,867
Posted By BillMoore
Yeah, my wife and I came in from Merry Canyon Rd...

Yeah, my wife and I came in from Merry Canyon Rd today, took the powerline trail up to 7520 and Entiat Summit Rd. We then headed up towards Chumstick summit, and got turned back by deep snow, then...
Forum: Equipment 05-09-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,910
Posted By BillMoore
The thing that rules out the N44 for me is the...

The thing that rules out the N44 for me is the inability to have both the visor and the faceshield at the same time. To me that is the whole point of a dual sport helmet...
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,910
Posted By BillMoore
Oh well, I probably won't be getting a new helmet...

Oh well, I probably won't be getting a new helmet this season anyway, seeing as I've only had the FX-41 for a few months now... :D
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,910
Posted By BillMoore
Ooooh... tell me more! :ear

Ooooh... tell me more! :ear
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,910
Posted By BillMoore
My AFX FX-41 has an adjustable visor that also is...

My AFX FX-41 has an adjustable visor that also is quite long (much longer than the one on the AFX FX-39, which was basically a cosmetic visor only). It also is pretty good for not grabbing the wind...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 729
Posted By BillMoore
What time of year are you going? We were there...

What time of year are you going? We were there back in early April, and most days needed jackets in the morning, just jerseys in the afternoon, but a couple of days were chilly enough to keep the...
Forum: Vendors 03-26-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 196,167
Posted By BillMoore
Same here... I recently upgraded from a Motorola...

Same here... I recently upgraded from a Motorola Bionic to a MotoX, and it showed up under My Apps in the store, and I was able to install it from there...
Forum: The Garage 02-22-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 229,481
Posted By BillMoore
Cleaned the garage today, and hauled a heaping...

Cleaned the garage today, and hauled a heaping pickup truck load of junk to the dump afterwards. Unbelievable what accumulates when you aren't paying attention...

:rofl
Forum: Equipment 02-18-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 12,129
Posted By BillMoore
Yeah, you win! :rofl Sure is great how thin...

Yeah, you win! :rofl

Sure is great how thin lenses have gotten from when I was a kid wearing the coke bottle glasses (started wearing them at age 7, and that was over 4 decades ago)...
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 96,027
Views: 18,087,295
Posted By BillMoore
I agree. I have this one by Bajaworx (purchased...

I agree. I have this one by Bajaworx (purchased from ProCycle), and am really happy with it:

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w18/BillandRobbin/IMG_20140102_2032222491_zps131c0e2e.jpg

Works...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,374
Posted By BillMoore
I found the same thing. In the FX-39, I wore a...

I found the same thing. In the FX-39, I wore a medium, and it fit perfectly. In the FX-41 I'm wearing a large, and it is maybe just slightly too big, but so slightly that there is no way a medium...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 12,129
Posted By BillMoore
I have the progressive lenses from Costco, have...

I have the progressive lenses from Costco, have had them for about 3 months now. My previous glasses were the very expensive version from LensCrafters, and I really don't notice any difference.
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 96,027
Views: 18,087,295
Posted By BillMoore
If the clutch switch fails, the bike won't even...

If the clutch switch fails, the bike won't even turn over. Since yours was turning over, that wasn't the problem.

My clutch switch lasted all of 3 months before it failed...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-14-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,488
Posted By BillMoore
That hasn't happened in the 18 years I've lived...

That hasn't happened in the 18 years I've lived here... Winter yes, but not summer. We have definitely seen winters with that many consecutive cloudy/rainy days, but in the summer (counting summer...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 96,027
Views: 18,087,295
Posted By BillMoore
Weird, I have the Moose Racing handguards on my...

Weird, I have the Moose Racing handguards on my 2012, and don't have the extender spacers (I bought these a while back from Motorcycle Superstore, they spent a couple of years on the CRF230L, and...
Forum: Vendors 01-18-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 17,315
Posted By BillMoore
Mine does not touch, and the vent levers all work...

Mine does not touch, and the vent levers all work just fine.
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