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Forum: The Garage 07-08-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 721
Posted By bracky72
Make sure you cool and insulate the tower really...

Make sure you cool and insulate the tower really well. That's another cause of foamy beer. Another plus to a converted fridge...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 43,293
Views: 8,197,890
Posted By bracky72
Hdpe skid plate from walmart. Around $10-$12....

Hdpe skid plate from walmart. Around $10-$12. :evil

http://www.bracky.net/images/yamaha/bashplate1.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 775
Posted By bracky72
I tried a Ballistic lithium battery. It lasted 9...

I tried a Ballistic lithium battery. It lasted 9 months before it ceased to start my bike... Lesson learned.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 775
Posted By bracky72
Autozone sells a nice battery that fits our bike...

Autozone sells a nice battery that fits our bike perfectly. My oem battery was undersized and a plastic spacer was used to take up the extra space. Ditch that spacer and get the full size battery....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-04-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,015
Posted By bracky72
Under certain circumstances they are unbelievably...

Under certain circumstances they are unbelievably loud. But most of the time I don't notice so really not that bad.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-30-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,324
Posted By bracky72
Keep your spare shield in a sock. No scratches.

Keep your spare shield in a sock. No scratches.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,418
Posted By bracky72
No but they work great on cars! Get the wifi...

No but they work great on cars! Get the wifi version if you use a iPhone.
Forum: Equipment 06-27-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By bracky72
Sargent Cycle - fantastic service

I have Sargent seats on both of my bikes and have enjoyed riding all around the country with them over the last few years. They are very comfortable and of great quality.

A few weeks ago another...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,807
Posted By bracky72
Setup camp next to me next time. We throw it...

Setup camp next to me next time. We throw it down! :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 43,293
Views: 8,197,890
Posted By bracky72
I finally figured out a use for my old crutches. ...

I finally figured out a use for my old crutches.

http://www.bracky.net/images/yamaha/crutchlift.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 06-23-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,288
Posted By bracky72
I test rode a k1600 at the Sedalia rally. They...

I test rode a k1600 at the Sedalia rally. They told us not to blip the throttle at idle. They said it didn't like it. So it's not just us. Lol
Forum: Face plant 06-22-2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 37,725
Posted By bracky72
The metal makes us stronger!

The metal makes us stronger!
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,053
Posted By bracky72
I've worn alpinstar web gortex for 3 years...

I've worn alpinstar web gortex for 3 years through every condition imaginable. Not once has any water come through. They are also very comfortable.
Forum: Thumpers 06-15-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 43,293
Views: 8,197,890
Posted By bracky72
Not my best riding but what a great time. Of...

Not my best riding but what a great time. Of course my go pro quite working after 12 minutes before things got real interesting. But what a bike that it can do this and cruise down the interstate...
Forum: Vendors 06-15-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 1,044
Views: 128,534
Posted By bracky72
I didn't see this mentioned before. The filters...

I didn't see this mentioned before. The filters only work on the lights if they are mounted right side up or upside down. If they are mounted sideways the filters don't fit.
Forum: Vendors 06-14-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1,023
Views: 104,148
Posted By bracky72
I installed the bulb into my 2011 R1200 GSA...

I installed the bulb into my 2011 R1200 GSA today. What I discovered is you don't need to clip it in at all. The cap presses into it from behind holding it in perfectly. It's easily more secure...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-12-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,556
Posted By bracky72
I almost went down on the Chief Joseph Scenic...

I almost went down on the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway. The tar was incredibly slippery. I've never seen anything like it before or since. :eek1
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,368
Posted By bracky72
I just might have to upgrade from the Tourmaster....

I just might have to upgrade from the Tourmaster. Some really nice gloves posted!
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,329
Posted By bracky72
It took three points around the rim to work off...

It took three points around the rim to work off my r1200 gs tires. There is a bit of a technique to it. I also use lube. What you do is separate at the first point and spray some lube in it. Then...
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 940
Posted By bracky72
I clicked on this thinking it was going to be...

I clicked on this thinking it was going to be about beer. lol
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,368
Posted By bracky72
They aren't exactly armored but I wear these in...

They aren't exactly armored but I wear these in the summer.

http://www.revzilla.com/product/tour-master-intake-air-gloves
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,329
Posted By bracky72
Another vote for the Motion Pro Bead Breaker. It...

Another vote for the Motion Pro Bead Breaker. It flat out works.
...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 528
Posted By bracky72
You could also go the hdpe cutting board route. ...

You could also go the hdpe cutting board route. I made this one in about an hour for $12.

http://www.bracky.net/images/yamaha/bashplate1.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 06-04-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 931
Posted By bracky72
He makes the best balancing tool. I'd say he...

He makes the best balancing tool. I'd say he always checks. :)
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 21,323
Posted By bracky72
I installed a set on my '11 gsa. They howl pretty...

I installed a set on my '11 gsa. They howl pretty loud but ride and handle great. I like them but will try something different next.
Forum: Equipment 05-30-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,973
Posted By bracky72
A friend of mine started the Under Armour...

A friend of mine started the Under Armour company. For that reason I tried it. But I keep buying it because it truly does live up to the hype. It does help to have an athletic build. :deal
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 31,693
Posted By bracky72
I've had the adventure footpegs for a while now. ...

I've had the adventure footpegs for a while now. I think you will really like them. They get in the way a slight bit when your feet are on the ground but it's a small price to pay for their awesome...
Forum: Face plant 05-08-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 37,725
Posted By bracky72
It looks like I'll be a lifetime member. I had...

It looks like I'll be a lifetime member. I had my 12 month checkup in April and everything looks good. So unless there is a problem the titanium rod is staying in my tibia. Stronger then new the...
Forum: Vendors 05-08-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 1,044
Views: 128,534
Posted By bracky72
Looking forward to ordering them and the h7 bulbs!

Looking forward to ordering them and the h7 bulbs!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,484
Posted By bracky72
You insert part a between tire and rim. Then part...

You insert part a between tire and rim. Then part b inserts into the notch on part a and you pull the tools together. It presses the bead away from the rim leaving hardly a witness mark.

Crappy...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,484
Posted By bracky72
I use this tool. It has no problem breaking the...

I use this tool. It has no problem breaking the beads on a gs or anything else I've tried it on. I've tried all sorts of methods and this is the clear winner.
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-28-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10,514
Views: 552,330
Posted By bracky72
To busy concentrating? :1drink I snapped...

To busy concentrating? :1drink

I snapped this one on saturdays ride as I was passing through.

http://www.bracky.net/images/yamaha/3rdhillpowerline.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-27-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 891
Views: 45,114
Posted By bracky72
Wickliffe Church is a historic Episcopal church...

Wickliffe Church is a historic Episcopal church building located at Berryville, Clarke County, Virginia. It was built in 1846, and is a two-story, brick church in the Greek Revival style. It features...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-26-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,231
Posted By bracky72
Free at Morton's since I bought the bike there.

Free at Morton's since I bought the bike there.
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,513
Posted By bracky72
I'm extremely happy with my Nikon 1 but the kit...

I'm extremely happy with my Nikon 1 but the kit lenses aren't the best. I recommend pairing it with the 10mm f/2.8 pancake lens and 18.5mm f/1.8 (50mm equivalent in 35mm format).
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 898
Posted By bracky72
How long after removal of such a device will the...

How long after removal of such a device will the bike run lean before it stabilizes back to normal? Can one just unhook the battery to reset it?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,347
Posted By bracky72
It's a modern bike. No need to overthink it. Just...

It's a modern bike. No need to overthink it. Just ride. :deal
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,449
Posted By bracky72
I have had similar good treatment from...

I have had similar good treatment from Alpinestar. I bought a pair of their web gortex boots right before a big trip. One of the boots had a popped stitch in the toe but it was to soon to my trip...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 790
Posted By bracky72
It would be extremely abrasion resistant. An...

It would be extremely abrasion resistant. An ideal material in my opinion.
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 43,293
Views: 8,197,890
Posted By bracky72
Much like a lawn mower they come with no oil in...

Much like a lawn mower they come with no oil in the engine. The dealer adds that and installs a new battery at time of sale. At least they should be doing it that way.
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