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Forum: GS Boxers 06-29-2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 20,047
Posted By TiWorld
I spent a lot of time deciding on the Micatechs. ...

I spent a lot of time deciding on the Micatechs. Have had them since 2006 and many miles. I still appreciate the engineering, durability and slick mounting hardware.
Forum: Equipment 01-15-2008, 07:54 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,324
Posted By TiWorld
Mini Foot Pump

Are they in business? I left a VM this morning for Niko this AM and no call as of late this evening. I also tried the number on their website for Volker and it's disconnected.

Sent an email...
Forum: Face plant 12-30-2006, 09:12 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,102
Posted By TiWorld
Geez, I love reading stories like this. As soon...

Geez, I love reading stories like this. As soon as I read "95 mph" and came across the word "Bambi" I was expecting the worst. I can't imagine your flight path, but it must have been very...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-16-2006, 11:46 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 14,986
Posted By TiWorld
Dan, Gadget Boy has got 'em pegged -- Russell...

Dan, Gadget Boy has got 'em pegged -- Russell Day-Long seats. Got the heated version front and rear. Love 'em!!
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2006, 09:30 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 85,772
Posted By TiWorld
Wow!

Ricky,
Very cool rig. Looking forward to learning more about it, and nice find!! :clap
John

:lurk
Forum: Equipment 12-02-2006, 11:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,492
Posted By TiWorld
MSR pulls

Use these MSRs from REI on my Aerostich and love 'em. I got a bit carried away and was installing them on everything.

Went to TiWife's closet and started installing these beautiful zipper pulls...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-29-2006, 11:44 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 14,986
Posted By TiWorld
Micatech junkie.

I love the Micatechs, especially the low-profile mounts. Customer service has been outstanding. :D

http://jmurray.smugmug.com/photos/85785763-M.jpg
...
Forum: Equipment 11-23-2006, 08:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,689
Posted By TiWorld
Warm N Safe.

Warm N Safe gets my vote. I looked closely at the Gerbings but couldn't get very competent answers to my questions. Went with Warm N Safe for a couple reasons:

1) The owners of the company (Mike...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-21-2006, 10:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 630
Posted By TiWorld
Tech day,...

As long as it's a weekend, I'd definitely be up for it. Have some tools I can bring, tire balancer (Marc Parnes version), tawr awrns, . . . .
Forum: Road warriors 11-19-2006, 09:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,001
Posted By TiWorld
German RT-P

Took these pics at the 2003 BMW Motorrad event in Squaw Valley. The guy who converted this RT went to great lengths to get original equipment.

Like any RT-P, just his presence in rearview...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-07-2006, 04:00 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,187
Posted By TiWorld
What a shame,...

Just finished reading the fall issue again while on a flight. Landed and caught this thread. The website is still there but if you try to subscribe it takes you to a subscription for Motorcyclist...
Forum: Ride reports 10-19-2006, 07:57 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 13,164
Posted By TiWorld
Idaho

Hey I-sam, thanks for sharing the photos. Idaho is so beautiful I always love reading trip reports through that area. The changing colors, rugged terrain and a great trip report.
Thanks again for...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2006, 07:22 PM
Replies: 374
Views: 102,189
Posted By TiWorld
I sprang for the heated seats and they are great....

I sprang for the heated seats and they are great. Simple on/off switch on the side of the saddles with an integrated light so you can tell when they are on or off. They are plenty warm and I could...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2006, 11:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,944
Posted By TiWorld
Mizzle-meister, the windscreen is a Wunderlich...

Mizzle-meister, the windscreen is a Wunderlich adjustable 2-piece with tobinators. It has worked perfectly and no complaints. I like the tint, and the 2-piece adjustability with tobinators has...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-28-2006, 11:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,944
Posted By TiWorld
Micatech panniers.

One of the best farkles I've purchased for my 1150GS. They work beautifully and the customer support has been stellar. I also like how the mounting bullets are so unobtrusive since I spend more...
Forum: Equipment 09-08-2006, 04:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,535
Posted By TiWorld
Aerostich

+1 After 30K miles I sent my stich in for some minor work. Had them replace the ballistics on the knees/shin and got a wash 'n wax. Suit came back like new and they even fixed some things I didn't...
Forum: Equipment 08-27-2006, 12:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By TiWorld
Kolpin 1.25 Gal mentioned above strapped to...

Kolpin 1.25 Gal mentioned above strapped to MicaTech cases. Worked great. The slot in the center makes it great for strapping down securely.

http://tinyurl.com/m6qlw

Also strapped on the...
Forum: Equipment 08-26-2006, 06:03 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 27,511
Posted By TiWorld
Hi Phloodster, the SOLAS tape is rather thick and...

Hi Phloodster, the SOLAS tape is rather thick and stiff. The Relfexite is a very thin material. I didn't have to do any complex compound curves using Reflexite but I think it would be much easier...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2006, 10:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,963
Posted By TiWorld
Yellowstone.

MotoKat-man, those are great pics. Just returned from YNP myself enjoyed reliving the experience with your shots.

Great job!!! :clap

Now get out there and ride and start producing the...
Forum: Vendors 08-14-2006, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,184
Posted By TiWorld
Kudos to Warm-N-Safe.

I've dealt with Mike and Sue several times while getting sorted with heated gear for TiWife and me. Customer service was beyond fantastic and the products are top-notch. The gear changed when and...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 10:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 641
Posted By TiWorld
+1 on the brake pedal extension and larger...

+1 on the brake pedal extension and larger sidestand foot!! :D

You're right, Wunderlich gear is great. Have their pillion plate and love it! Now I'm going to have to go look for something...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2006, 03:01 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 27,511
Posted By TiWorld
Reflective materials.

I spent a lot of time researching various tapes and landed on Reflexite. Photos below are a combination of "High Intensity UltraLite Grade (ULG) " (the red/white slants on the back of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-10-2006, 05:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,833
Posted By TiWorld
Allen, that is such a bummer. Will keep an eye...

Allen, that is such a bummer. Will keep an eye out. Thieves are the ultimate low-lifes,... I came across a bike of mine a few weeks ago on eBay that was stolen from me 6 years earlier. You never...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2006, 09:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,518
Posted By TiWorld
Mrader,... geez man,... so glad you are ok and...

Mrader,... geez man,... so glad you are ok and that you had enough left in you to snap a few photos. Your experience and photos help me realize how much we take ATGATT for granted sometimes.

Stay...
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2006, 09:10 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
Heading out of Cedar City, UT, and closing in on...

Heading out of Cedar City, UT, and closing in on St. George, I was enjoying the beauty of the earth as it changes colors to the deep reds and oranges of So. Utah.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2006, 09:01 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
After enjoying a blissful ride south out of...

After enjoying a blissful ride south out of Idaho, I blasted into Utah.

Never knew it, but in SLC they practice an ancient ritual of "Synchronized Hauling." Weirdest thing,... all the trailers...
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2006, 08:47 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
Ran the Camelback line into the Schuberth and it...

Ran the Camelback line into the Schuberth and it rested beautifully in the chinbar space until I needed a drink.

http://jmurray.smugmug.com/photos/86688359-L.jpg


One good tip, after drinking,...
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2006, 08:41 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
I gained a new respect for the bison as...

I gained a new respect for the bison as well--much bigger than I had imagined. The Yellowstone area gets more intriguing every time I ride it.

ManStix,... ok, THAT bridge,... I know which one...
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2006, 08:57 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
If Aerostich made a suit out of Louis Vuitton...

If Aerostich made a suit out of Louis Vuitton (sp??) purse material with a pink silk liner I might have a chance...:D Anything short of that is probably not going to fly,... :dunno
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2006, 08:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
Thanks for all the nice comments. TiWife may be...

Thanks for all the nice comments. TiWife may be a hopeless case on the bike, but it was still a blast.

StickMan, where is that bridge!!! Never seen it,.. maybe I rode across it and didn't even...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 07:09 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
TiWife finally talked herself into riding on the...

TiWife finally talked herself into riding on the back of the GS for the trip into Jackson and the Tetons.

I've tried everything to make her comfortable: Russell heated seats, electric jacket,...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 07:03 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
Wound up the trip with TiWife by passing through...

Wound up the trip with TiWife by passing through Yellowstone again and then on into the Grand Tetons and Jackson Hole.

Leaving Yellowstone,...

http://jmurray.smugmug.com/photos/85832680-L.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 04:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,162
Posted By TiWorld
Awesome report!!! Lovin' it! :lurk

Awesome report!!! Lovin' it! :lurk
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 04:22 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
Laugh While waiting to exit the Ponderosa, we noticed a...

While waiting to exit the Ponderosa, we noticed a few squad cars had descended into the driveway where the Angels were coming and going.

I was looking for one of my friends and I wasn't sure...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 02:48 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
After our requisite visit to Sierra Outpost in...

After our requisite visit to Sierra Outpost in Cody, we decided to head down the street where the Hells Angels were having their international get-together. Riders from Germany, So. American,...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 02:35 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
After Chief Joseph we descended into Cody, WY. ...

After Chief Joseph we descended into Cody, WY. Lucky for us, the Hells Angels were having their international rallye in Cody. I first stopped in for gas and as I noted the mileage, I was squared...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
Temps were fine but Yellowstone got a little...

Temps were fine but Yellowstone got a little warm. I wear my 1-pc. Aerostich no matter what the temperature and I was fine. Kept plenty of fluids going with the Camelback.

I am jealous you get...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 02:23 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
http://jmurray.smugmug.com/photos/85831998-L.jpg ...

http://jmurray.smugmug.com/photos/85831998-L.jpg

Chief Joseph:
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 02:17 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
I'm not one for much emotion, but this site was...

I'm not one for much emotion, but this site was humbling. Imagining these starved native Indians running for their lives was sobering. I'm not a history Ph.D. but this part of U.S. history seems...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2006, 02:10 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,131
Posted By TiWorld
After ripping the Beartooth a few times, we...

After ripping the Beartooth a few times, we diverted off onto Chief Joseph Highway. Another stellar road, we had an incredibly cool LEO encounter.

There wasn't a soul on this road except three...
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