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Forum: Old's Cool 02-24-2015, 03:22 AM
Replies: 1,063
Views: 262,623
Posted By marc-s
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Forum: Old's Cool 02-01-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 16,673
Views: 10,225,972
Posted By marc-s
The main difference between women and...

The main difference between women and motorcycles: sometimes the later are wanted just because they are so damn ugly and thus special.
Forum: The Garage 01-24-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,769
Posted By marc-s
disassembled the starter motors of my honda cb250...

disassembled the starter motors of my honda cb250 super sport engines:

http://photos-e.ak.instagram.com/hphotos-ak-xaf1/t51.2885-15/10932211_507672709372620_196374936_n.jpg

:1drink
Forum: The Garage 01-17-2015, 02:20 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,540
Posted By marc-s
It depends on your needs I guess. Range left can...

It depends on your needs I guess. Range left can be handy. I'd prefer that over a visual indication of how empty my tank is. On the other instead of displaying numbers on the lcd you could display a...
Forum: The Garage 01-16-2015, 02:29 AM
Replies: 6,445
Views: 2,855,063
Posted By marc-s
re cleaning tiles: we have a lot of salt in the...

re cleaning tiles: we have a lot of salt in the winter. And tiles get dirty very fast. But with quality tiles that isn't a problem at all. You can clean them with water in no time. Use a squeegee to...
Forum: The Garage 01-16-2015, 12:11 AM
Replies: 6,445
Views: 2,855,063
Posted By marc-s
Whatever tiles you choose be sure to test them...

Whatever tiles you choose be sure to test them when wet before buying. We have special tiles made for garages and workshoo. Nice, easy to clean but slippery as hell when wet. Almost went against the...
Forum: Equipment 01-08-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,793
Posted By marc-s
Sir, you're a genius! Why have I never thought of...

Sir, you're a genius! Why have I never thought of that...
Forum: The Garage 01-08-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,952
Posted By marc-s
I got myself a cheap crimping ratchet with 4 oder...

I got myself a cheap crimping ratchet with 4 oder 5 different jaws, approx 20 here in Europe. Was the exact same system / quality as my ~100 crimping ratchet (good brand, no no-name stuff). And...
Forum: The Garage 01-08-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 873
Posted By marc-s
At least here in Europe there are several...

At least here in Europe there are several manufactures and hydraulic shops that can and will do custom braided hoses. They offer a variety of connectors with different angles and threads. Maybe you...
Forum: Hacks 01-05-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,422
Posted By marc-s
go with the xtz 750, as I already told you a...

go with the xtz 750, as I already told you a bazillion times :D :freaky
Forum: The Garage 12-07-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,769
Posted By marc-s
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/CB250/2014-12-07%2010.03.38.jpg

soda blasting :clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-01-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4,922
Views: 1,826,301
Posted By marc-s
some client work... ...

some client work...

http://marcschneider.ch/koken/storage/cache/images/000/165/IMG-6389-Edit,medium_large.1416289191.jpg
...
Forum: Equipment 11-26-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 598
Posted By marc-s
Could be built on a budget with arduino and a gsm...

Could be built on a budget with arduino and a gsm shield. But a small solar panel for trickle charging is the best solution..
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-26-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
Very nice!

Very nice!
Forum: Ride reports 11-06-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 165,992
Posted By marc-s
awesome video, thanks for the laugh! and you two...

awesome video, thanks for the laugh! and you two look gorgeous. :raabia
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-27-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 4,922
Views: 1,826,301
Posted By marc-s
from last Sunday's Oil Leak Rumble in Zurich,...

from last Sunday's Oil Leak Rumble in Zurich, Switzerland

http://marcschneider.ch/koken/storage/cache/images/000/141/500cm-v700-010,medium.1411768593.jpg
...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-27-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 16,673
Views: 10,225,972
Posted By marc-s
But if a part gets old or worn you can swap it...

But if a part gets old or worn you can swap it with a new one. Try that on the brunette...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-26-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,063
Views: 262,623
Posted By marc-s
loving the pipes on that Eldorado!

loving the pipes on that Eldorado!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-26-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
ah that's right here around the corner, I'm on...

ah that's right here around the corner, I'm on the other side of the Gubrist ;)

and it is indeed a beautiful one. Have inspection/MOT next week. Hope everything is in order with my old lady......
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-25-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
You from Zurich and a TOC member?

You from Zurich and a TOC member?
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 165,992
Posted By marc-s
Have you checked all connectors between the...

Have you checked all connectors between the stator, reg/rec and battery? A problem on almost any bike.. Corrosion and thus lots of resistance that eats away the precious juce! Try to eliminate as...
Forum: Ride reports 07-24-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 165,992
Posted By marc-s
yeah girls, grats!! :freaky

yeah girls, grats!! :freaky
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-24-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 1,185
Views: 205,258
Posted By marc-s
San Bernardino pass, Switzerland. Yesterday. ...

San Bernardino pass, Switzerland. Yesterday.

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/2014-07-23-17.43.18.jpg
Forum: The Garage 07-21-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,769
Posted By marc-s
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/CB250/engine%20stand/2014-07-21-18.10.jpg

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/CB250/engine%20stand/2014-07-21-18.32.jpg

Honda...
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 723
Views: 165,992
Posted By marc-s
And if not they might still offer you a discount...

And if not they might still offer you a discount on parts or something like that. Just try, you can't loose...

Gesendet von meinem Galaxy Nexus mit Tapatalk
Forum: Ride reports 06-26-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 723
Views: 165,992
Posted By marc-s
finally found the time to dig myself through all...

finally found the time to dig myself through all of your videos and the thread. awesome adventure! looking forward to the next video update.

ride safe!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-20-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
I changed the sprokets and went to a DID 525...

I changed the sprokets and went to a DID 525 chain. (they had a good deal on the 525, but it's nowhere near necessary).


re the headlight conversion: in most countries high beam uses both...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-13-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
The AT's are even softer? they must ride like...

The AT's are even softer? they must ride like crap then :rofl
The engine is not so bad. that's true. you can cruise with low RPM if (!) your carburetors are set properly and if your dampers in the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-13-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
Honestly? I don't think handling is better on the...

Honestly? I don't think handling is better on the S10. It's the same type of vehicle. The engine and overall handling isn't any more exciting than on other comparable bikes. Ride one and you'll see...
Forum: Equipment 06-12-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,387
Posted By marc-s
I use both: liner during autumn, winter and...

I use both: liner during autumn, winter and spring (keeps the wind out!) and a rain jacket and pants during the summer months. It all comes down to temperature and weather conditions. having a choice...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-12-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
in essence the S10 is a nice bike with lots of...

in essence the S10 is a nice bike with lots of flaws and lots of strengths. I don't know why it's not as popular as the AT. it has some drawbacks... the frame is not as strong as on other bikes,...
Forum: Equipment 06-12-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,073
Posted By marc-s
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/bike/2014-06-12-14.48.jpg

that's what I did just this moment: added the autocom kenwood wire harness to the baofeng radio and wired up the baofeng...
Forum: Ride reports 05-16-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,335
Posted By marc-s
Hey Marta, chunt alles guet :) Safe riding!...

Hey Marta, chunt alles guet :)

Safe riding! And don't worry: when you're finally sitting on your bike everythinh is alright and will be fine. That's the good thing about traveling...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-07-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 591,375
Posted By marc-s
A friend of mine was kindly enough to help me...

A friend of mine was kindly enough to help me design and 3d print the side body panel mounting pins that break so easily. You can find the 3d files at http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:323485. There...
Forum: The Garage 04-30-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,769
Posted By marc-s
well I didn't do it but a friend of mine printed...

well I didn't do it but a friend of mine printed me some ABS nipples to replace the broken one on my Super Tenere side panels. Design isn't final yet, will make some modifications to it. But seem...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-27-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 3,362,992
Posted By marc-s
new family member, "bought" today.. well, have to...

new family member, "bought" today.. well, have to get the money first and bring the old sucker home with a truck. hope I'll manage to do that until the end of the week; depends on my schedule.
...
Forum: The Garage 04-23-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,642
Posted By marc-s
that's what we use instead of wire nuts. :clap

that's what we use instead of wire nuts. :clap
Forum: The Garage 04-23-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,642
Posted By marc-s
I use a Wago connecting terminal. ...

I use a Wago connecting terminal.

http://abload.de/img/bornes-de-connexion-wi1fvt.jpg

why? mainly because I had them laying around and installation is super easy and fast, and does not require...
Forum: Equipment 04-12-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 536
Posted By marc-s
you could always wire in a switch that cuts the...

you could always wire in a switch that cuts the audio lines on the main cable going to your helmet... or cut the power to the Autocom unit itself (might be handy anyway). But unplugging it is faster...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-10-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 3,362,992
Posted By marc-s
crosspost from the Guzzi thread...

crosspost from the Guzzi thread https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/15268705/p0t/bananawrench.gif
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