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Forum: Parallel Universe 01-23-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 825
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
I had the 800 and now I have the 700. It...

I had the 800 and now I have the 700.

It depends on what you mean by offroad.

If you ride occasionally dirt, the 700 will do the job. Yes it has cast wheel but it's not a problem for light...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 932
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Check the official websites of theses brands...

Check the official websites of theses brands first... Then ask your questions.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-22-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 11,987
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Last year I asked my BMW dealer for the spring...

Last year I asked my BMW dealer for the spring rate of my 700 and he was unable to answer me...

Good luck :D
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-20-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 905
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
But with 10hp less than the 800GS.

But with 10hp less than the 800GS.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-19-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 905
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Go test ride one (you're not married with your...

Go test ride one (you're not married with your dealer), you'll be fixed.

I did 950 Adv -> 800GS -> 700GS so I know something in downsizing :D

I ride 2up camping trips with 40+ kg of luggage on...
Forum: Equipment 01-18-2015, 02:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
For my Klim (so a laminated goretex membrane)...

For my Klim (so a laminated goretex membrane) suit I use the Nikwax Tech Wash for washing. Then I use Nikwax TX Direct Wash In for waterproofness. No drier for me, I leave the suit dry by himself.
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-17-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
:d

:d
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-15-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
The one I have: ...

The one I have:

http://www.ebay.fr/itm/BMW-F700GS-Fender-Extender-Extenda-Fenda-054202-/190955266331?pt=Motorcycles_Parts_Accessories&hash=item2c75d2211b
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-15-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
FWIW, For my 700 I bought on eBay a cheap fender...

FWIW, For my 700 I bought on eBay a cheap fender extension for about 20$ or so and it works.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,697
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Just buy some spacers and longer screws.

Just buy some spacers and longer screws.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-12-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
You're correct. But in french we also use...

You're correct.

But in french we also use the expression "Chapeau!" like you would use "Well done!" or "Jolly good!"
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-12-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,525
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Good news is that 95% of your farkles is 800GS...

Good news is that 95% of your farkles is 800GS compatible.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-09-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 232,451
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Touratech sells one for the post 2013 800 models...

Touratech sells one for the post 2013 800 models but it's OK on a pre 2013, cf pics:

http://i55.servimg.com/u/f55/18/76/34/92/wp_00011.jpg

http://i55.servimg.com/u/f55/18/76/34/92/wp_00012.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,148
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
^^^^ +1, I have a long oval head and a XD4,...

^^^^

+1, I have a long oval head and a XD4, the fit isn't great... In fact it's so difficult for me to find a DS helmet with a long oval shape that I'm thinking of buying a more "classic" integral...
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 3,855
Views: 615,310
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
On my HTC One M7, all I have to do is pressing...

On my HTC One M7, all I have to do is pressing the phone button on the Sena and the phone asked me who I want to call. There's nothing to set... You have a few more settings in the settings section...
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3,855
Views: 615,310
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
http://www.sena.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Use...

http://www.sena.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/UsersGuide_Sena_SMH10_v5.1_en_20140918.pdf

Page 20 et 21 of the manual to active the VOX phone option. Then all you have to do is talk when somebody...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-06-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 7,923
Views: 2,690,977
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Karoo 3.

Karoo 3.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2,217
Views: 240,576
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
But your fork has a lower triple clamp too :D

But your fork has a lower triple clamp too :D
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
HELLO First link on Google ...

HELLO

First link on Google

http://f800gsrider.blogspot.ch/2009/02/electrical-connections.html
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,109
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
It's unnatural for someone who comes from a non...

It's unnatural for someone who comes from a non ABS bike but you may try once, just to know the feeling on the ABS on the front wheel. You won't be surprised when it'll be time to do a real emergency...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,109
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
It's just the ABS. Normally you may feel a...

It's just the ABS. Normally you may feel a vibration on the front brake lever too, if not then you don't use your front brake on its 100% capacity.

For an emergency stop on a bike with ABS, just...
Forum: Equipment 01-04-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=41...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=413935
Forum: Equipment 01-03-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,427
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Never had any problem with my Klim gear. You may...

Never had any problem with my Klim gear. You may "reactivate" the Goretex membrane with a special detergent regularly.

I don't know a better product than a laminated goretex pro but if you're...
Forum: Vendors 01-03-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 74,795
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
http://www.britanniacomposites.com/index.php/produ...

http://www.britanniacomposites.com/index.php/productmenu/replacement-parts
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-02-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 899
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
I have the Denali wire too, great product but...

I have the Denali wire too, great product but that's not what the OP asked, he doesn't want something that'll be on when the key is turned.
Forum: Vendors 01-02-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 74,795
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
I'm in :D ...

I'm in :D

http://www.kirikoo.net/images/14Anonyme-20141230-175423.jpg

Not tested on the road yet, next week...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-31-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,688
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
What do you mean by touring setup?

What do you mean by touring setup?
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-30-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7,923
Views: 2,690,977
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
My F798 with Britannia fairing installed :evil ...

My F798 with Britannia fairing installed :evil

http://www.kirikoo.net/images/14Anonyme-20141230-175423.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-30-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 17,469
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
No need here :evil

No need here :evil
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-29-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 711
Views: 196,063
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
In conclusion, you'd better have bought a 700 :D

In conclusion, you'd better have bought a 700 :D
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-29-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,853
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
There's the rallye seat too, which is higher than...

There's the rallye seat too, which is higher than the high seat:

http://www.bmw-motorrad.ch/_common/img/bikes/enduro/2012/f700gs/accessories/f700gs-seat-versions.jpg
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 485
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
We have 2 Sena SMH10 intercoms for our 2up trips...

We have 2 Sena SMH10 intercoms for our 2up trips with one bike and they are great.

One of the feature that decided me to buy the Sena is that you can recharge them on a 12v outlet while talking...
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,786
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
I have the Overland pants too. I choose the...

I have the Overland pants too. I choose the Overland instead of the Badlands (I have the Badlands jacket) because the vents seem to be more efficient. The Overland pants are cheaper too but aren't...
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,331
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Look at every base layer with a Windstopper...

Look at every base layer with a Windstopper membrane.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-29-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,853
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
That's a feature on the R models, not the little...

That's a feature on the R models, not the little F ones.
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,331
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
The 200 base layer would do the job ;)

The 200 base layer would do the job ;)
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,331
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Well, what's "really cold" for you?

Well, what's "really cold" for you?
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,331
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
+1 for some 200 or 260 base layers from ice...

+1 for some 200 or 260 base layers from ice breaker:

http://us.icebreaker.com/en/mens-baselayers
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-27-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,720
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
I made a 2up trip with 30kg zega pro sidecases...

I made a 2up trip with 30kg zega pro sidecases and a 11kg bag instead of a topcase, plus gf on my 700GS with Karoo 3 tires.

No wobbles at all but you have to adjust your suspension.
Forum: Equipment 12-25-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,447
Posted By GeeK_InsiDe
Well I'm really surprised to read all those...

Well I'm really surprised to read all those upgrade failures. I had mines since a year and did 3-4 upgrades without any problems. Now I have the 5.1.1 and everything's fine.

Maybe the problem is...
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