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Forum: Canada 10-10-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1,318
Views: 79,690
Posted By Jimbo_X
Thanks for the info on getting tires changed at...

Thanks for the info on getting tires changed at Don's shop... I have ordered oil from Don in the past, he is a Amsoil dealer as well... I should have remembered he did tires.

Don is a great guy,...
Forum: Canada 10-10-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 1,318
Views: 79,690
Posted By Jimbo_X
Question, Who in the London area changes tires if...

Question, Who in the London area changes tires if you bring your own in.

My brother-in-law has a cruiser and he is getting a pair of tires from the US.

I said I would check for him to see who...
Forum: Canada 09-14-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 711
Posted By Jimbo_X
UPS store in Ogdensburg NY.... Easy access across...

UPS store in Ogdensburg NY.... Easy access across the bridge at the intersection of the 416 & 401.

JM
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-31-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,129
Posted By Jimbo_X
I just returned from a great trip, with part of...

I just returned from a great trip, with part of it down the BRP.

A friend and myself, left Ottawa and traveled to Danville, PA, same location as the BMWMOA rally from last year.. A lot of the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-15-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,129
Posted By Jimbo_X
I am also watching this thread closely... though...

I am also watching this thread closely... though I did the Skyline and Blue Ridge on my way to the BMW rally in Johnson City in 2009

Leaving July 22nd.. going down to Front Royal, VA, along...
Forum: Canada 07-03-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 8,914
Views: 543,979
Posted By Jimbo_X
Completely off topic .. A buddy of mine who has...

Completely off topic .. A buddy of mine who has taken his bike ( non-bmw) to have Jesse work on it in the past called Premier Cycle today and wanted to book an appointment for a tire change.. Dan...
Forum: Racing 01-14-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 1,694
Views: 247,080
Posted By Jimbo_X
Hey Ted.. Thanks again for your inside coverage...

Hey Ted.. Thanks again for your inside coverage of the Dakar.

Just to let you know... it's -20 C this morning, bright but with a wind here at home.

Maybe the sand storm isn't all that bad in...
Forum: Racing 01-10-2012, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5,265
Views: 701,073
Posted By Jimbo_X
Outstanding call today.. just like being there. ...

Outstanding call today.. just like being there.

Ned sounds so relaxed, calm and positive..like he has been on a ride down to the store to get milk, not riding in the worlds most difficult...
Forum: Racing 01-04-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 1,694
Views: 247,080
Posted By Jimbo_X
Hey Ted.. thanks for all the reports.. almost...

Hey Ted.. thanks for all the reports.. almost like being there!

Update from home.. cold and snowy today.. not a huge amount of snow.. just enough to be a pain.


Bye for now

JM
Forum: Racing 01-01-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 1,694
Views: 247,080
Posted By Jimbo_X
Great report Ted.. enjoy yourself. Cold, wet...

Great report Ted.. enjoy yourself.

Cold, wet and rainy at home ( Ottawa/Merrickville) :puke1



Bye for now

JM
Forum: Racing 03-03-2011, 03:40 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 140,286
Posted By Jimbo_X
Hey Spick, you got screwed.. 34.00 .. Fedex only...

Hey Spick, you got screwed.. 34.00 .. Fedex only charged me 33.00 :rofl

I like you feel that we donated to the cause, not to support Fedex.

What stings a little is the year before I didn't ...
Forum: Vendors 02-23-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 71,804
Posted By Jimbo_X
Doh.. Think they have anything to improve my...

Doh.. Think they have anything to improve my eyesight ::huh
JM
Forum: Vendors 02-23-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 71,804
Posted By Jimbo_X
Just ordered a couple travel packs. A bit of...

Just ordered a couple travel packs.

A bit of constructive criticism.. on your order page.. once you fll in the shipping info, you should have a check box that say is the billing information the...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2011, 08:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,728
Posted By Jimbo_X
Yes, there is a model that is strap.. and the...

Yes, there is a model that is strap.. and the harness is very stable/solid

Here is the reference:

http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/1/4/71/28863/ITEM/MotoCentric-Mototrek-7-Tank-Bag.aspx
...
Forum: Equipment 02-08-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,728
Posted By Jimbo_X
I put a MotoCentric Mototrek 14 L bag on my F6560...

I put a MotoCentric Mototrek 14 L bag on my F6560 last year.

It's small.. but really nice for a day ride.. wallet, phone, camera, keys and glasses all stay nice and safe.

Workmanship is very...
Forum: Racing 01-24-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 140,286
Posted By Jimbo_X
Got mine today in Cold Canada! Thanks and I...

Got mine today in Cold Canada!

Thanks and I can hardly wait for Dakar 2012.



JM
Forum: Racing 11-02-2010, 04:16 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 140,286
Posted By Jimbo_X
I am in for the second year in a row! Go...

I am in for the second year in a row!

Go Jonah! :clap

JM
Forum: Canada 07-28-2010, 08:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,055
Posted By Jimbo_X
A number of years ago I did a saddlesore 1000.....

A number of years ago I did a saddlesore 1000.. my route was Ottawa>> Sudbury>> Toronto>>Montreal>> Ottawa

Let at 4:00 am as I remember>> up to Sudbury was 80 km limit.. but light traffic....
Forum: The Garage 04-11-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,950
Posted By Jimbo_X
Eek Have a look at this site.. they have every bit of...

Have a look at this site.. they have every bit of information on floors you will ever need.

http://www.garagejournal.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=20

Also have a look at some of the garages.....
Forum: Racing 03-20-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 11,011
Posted By Jimbo_X
Physical conditioning for Dakar/Baja races

[quote=Aussie66]I just love all the fitness training regimes and pointers however throug this thread there are only one or two people to point out the real issues.

Mental failures, mental...
Forum: Canada 01-17-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,896
Posted By Jimbo_X
Congratulations Patrick, you are part of an...

Congratulations Patrick, you are part of an exclusive group>> something to be truely proud of. :freaky

JM
Forum: Racing 12-13-2009, 10:08 AM
Replies: 756
Views: 65,341
Posted By Jimbo_X
Got my Klim Jacket

Looks great.:nod


Go Jonah!.. we will be watching from the Great White North.


JM
Forum: Racing 11-30-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 11,011
Posted By Jimbo_X
Another couple of options for strength training...

Another couple of options for strength training are: KettleBell exercises (Google the term) and CrossFit training (http://www.crossfit.com/).

Mt biking is a great endurance training method.
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Forum: Vendors 05-31-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,426
Posted By Jimbo_X
3 pins for me.. I am always loosing things. ...

3 pins for me.. I am always loosing things.

Plus .. I am sending one to a friend in Australia.. not sure if he is worthy of the honour of having one though.:wink:

JM
Forum: Vendors 09-09-2008, 05:26 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,551
Posted By Jimbo_X
Got my Hoodie today.. my dad got his yesterday......

Got my Hoodie today.. my dad got his yesterday... couldn't be happier..

Springer says we are the only people in Canada who have supported the team.. come on you Canadians.. winters coming buy a...
Forum: Canada 12-01-2007, 04:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,453
Posted By Jimbo_X
Read the article this evening.... nicely...

Read the article this evening.... nicely written..something to think about doing while we wait for the big snow storm that's coming this week.

No moose.. that's suprising as I read an article...
Forum: Canada 03-13-2007, 06:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,590
Posted By Jimbo_X
I also agree.. Jesse at Premier Cycle is a great...

I also agree.. Jesse at Premier Cycle is a great mechanic and comes directly to your door to do the service. Very careful and particular in the work he does.

The other drag is getting parts in...
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