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Forum: Equipment 04-13-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By Bappo
40k miles on my RDL and the slide forward on...

40k miles on my RDL and the slide forward on braking is to me a godsend when coming to a stop. I can get my feet on the ground! This was also explained to me at the ride in by RDL folks. You can...
Forum: Racing 04-02-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,650
Posted By Bappo
Duh! My oops.:lol3

Duh! My oops.:lol3
Forum: Racing 04-02-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,650
Posted By Bappo
Everyone was wondering how Kurt Busch was running...

Everyone was wondering how Kurt Busch was running so well. Guess there is an answer since he was fined 75 points, $125k, 3 team members out for 6 races, all for punching tiny holes in the tires to...
Forum: Racing 03-23-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,435
Posted By Bappo
I see MotoGP this year is on CBS Sports channel. ...

I see MotoGP this year is on CBS Sports channel. This Sunday @ 3PM Argentina.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-22-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 9,593
Posted By Bappo
I do keep looking at that area also including NE...

I do keep looking at that area also including NE Alabama. I rode around Anniston Gadsen, Guntersville, and Huntsville last year on a trip and liked that area. Haven't made it over to East TN/No GA...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-21-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 9,593
Posted By Bappo
I need someplace extremely firearm friendly and...

I need someplace extremely firearm friendly and very low taxes for my retirement. And warm. Idaho has the first two pretty nailed except Idaho taxes pensions (as does Utah) but where I live in...
Forum: Racing 03-06-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,912
Posted By Bappo
I am seeing 5PM MT Sunday for Thailand. earlier...

I am seeing 5PM MT Sunday for Thailand. earlier in the day is a repeat of Losial.
Forum: Racing 02-27-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,912
Posted By Bappo
That doesn't even resemble an MX track! A buncha...

That doesn't even resemble an MX track! A buncha singles and sand?

Referring to Losail up there
Forum: Equipment 02-12-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 787
Posted By Bappo
Idaho? hahahahaha:rofl Utah? Montana? Wyoming?...

Idaho? hahahahaha:rofl
Utah? Montana? Wyoming? hahaha:rofl

There are HD style chinese and Pakistani made leathers around though.
Forum: Racing 02-08-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,994
Views: 135,331
Posted By Bappo
What is up with the AMA's love affair with...

What is up with the AMA's love affair with California? 5 of the first 6 races in Cali then when they come back to the west it is Santa Clara Cali? Where the hell is Santa Clara?

Don't they realize...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-07-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 27,607
Views: 5,474,506
Posted By Bappo
Arjayes - I believe there is tad of a discount if...

Arjayes - I believe there is tad of a discount if you call which you would want to do anyways to specify the flood/spot arrangement.

I am a firm believer in as much extra lighting as I can...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-06-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 27,607
Views: 5,474,506
Posted By Bappo
Another aux light to consider is the Baja Designs...

Another aux light to consider is the Baja Designs Onx. It comes with a Tenere specific mount that fits perfectly, harness and all the fixings. I ordered it with 2 floods and 2 spots and it is about...
Forum: Racing 02-03-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,515
Posted By Bappo
What does "licensed by" mean? I have marshalled...

What does "licensed by" mean? I have marshalled WSB at Miller Motorsports before (turn one was my spot) and was trained, etc. but no idea what licensed by means. And two of them?
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,024
Posted By Bappo
Hi viz Badlands Pro. No question. ...and...

Hi viz Badlands Pro. No question.


...and gaining...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-21-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,656
Posted By Bappo
I went down to the local arena, eh. ...

I went down to the local arena, eh.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVkJbvv3pHg
Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 21,565
Posted By Bappo
I had a dyna Fat Bob with shield and bags and it...

I had a dyna Fat Bob with shield and bags and it sucked for long distance compared to either my Roadster (similarly equipped) or my roadking. All three are gone now.

A consistant issue I had with...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-30-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,238
Posted By Bappo
Road King to 2012 Super Tenere. Only 40k miles on...

Road King to 2012 Super Tenere. Only 40k miles on her so far:clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-22-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,962
Posted By Bappo
There is a $70 bounty on Coyotes in Utah, none in...

There is a $70 bounty on Coyotes in Utah, none in Idaho. I know someone who is killing them in Idaho and driving to Utah for his prize.

Not ME!

They are treated as a varmint in these parts.
...
Forum: Road warriors 11-09-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 810
Views: 141,476
Posted By Bappo
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http://www.painetworks.com/photos/13/130746.JPG
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-09-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,158
Posted By Bappo
Around here it is the day that ice stays on the...

Around here it is the day that ice stays on the road. Usually already happened but we are having great weather this fall so who knows when.

Last year I drug out my Super Tenere in January as...
Forum: Equipment 11-08-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,504
Posted By Bappo
I have Yamaha sidecases and a Jesse topbox. Get...

I have Yamaha sidecases and a Jesse topbox. Get Jesse's. No comparison.
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 420,006
Posted By Bappo
I think this bike will look great with a Russell...

I think this bike will look great with a Russell saddle, Jesse panniers, and a 5 gallon aux tank on the back.

Oh and a Baja Designs Onx lightbar in the headlight gap.

Just sayin'
Forum: Racing 11-02-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,739
Posted By Bappo
Seems that Saxby Kesalowski got the worst of that...

Seems that Saxby Kesalowski got the worst of that little tiff with tiny Jeffe. Oh and if you watched a little further in it was Harvick that lit the match by jumping on Brad first:rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-24-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,959
Posted By Bappo
Trollololo! 36,000 miles on a 2012 here....

Trollololo!

36,000 miles on a 2012 here. Every tank full calculated. Lowest 35.1 mpg ripping across Texas fully loaded. Best 62 mpg in and around Yellowstone NP. Average 46.8 mpg.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-19-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 15,969
Posted By Bappo
And Idaho. I have 2 quads. Both serve...

And Idaho.

I have 2 quads. Both serve purposes not possible on a bike and one is street legal/plated.

Both get between 60 and 80 miles on a tank so 15 - 20 mpg? Silly for a trip. Heck we all...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-12-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 67,114
Posted By Bappo
For those non Tenere owners who insist that the...

For those non Tenere owners who insist that the pig is too heavy and too fat to ride off road watch the video in the link
http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php?topic=13464.0

I would trade in...
Forum: Equipment 10-09-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,144
Posted By Bappo
Baja Designs has a nice lightbar with a few moto...

Baja Designs has a nice lightbar with a few moto specific kits. The Onx on my Tenere fit perfectly and lights up the world!
Forum: Equipment 10-07-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,754
Posted By Bappo
Another option is to go to snowmobile gloves? I...

Another option is to go to snowmobile gloves? I have a pair of Motofist gauntlet gloves that are waterproof and have 40 insulation on the palms and 150 on the back. Very comfy and warm with heated...
Forum: Equipment 10-06-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By Bappo
Klim snowgear is everywhere! Moto not so much....

Klim snowgear is everywhere! Moto not so much. Thankfully I live about 5 miles from their headquarters. gotta spend my money somewhere I guess.

I like the Badlands pants more than the Latitude....
Forum: Equipment 10-05-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By Bappo
I have both, am the same waist size as you with...

I have both, am the same waist size as you with the requisite 54 year old gut. Latitude 38 and Badlands 40.

Both are baggy in the legs; They are designed that way. I believe they are on the exact...
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 249,052
Posted By Bappo
I wonder when we start seeing these with aux fuel...

I wonder when we start seeing these with aux fuel tanks, aux lighting, RDL saddle, and all the other Ironbutt farkles?
Forum: Racing 09-28-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,272
Posted By Bappo
Not that the frenchy's needed him but no Musquin?...

Not that the frenchy's needed him but no Musquin?

No Roczen?

And a Scotsman on the English team? Er, GB team?:D
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-28-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,499
Posted By Bappo
Twin Falls has a good Yamaha dealer, not sure...

Twin Falls has a good Yamaha dealer, not sure what they have in stock since it is now snowmobile buying season.

Any of the 650's would be good IMO.

Oh and take the Idaho STAR course first....
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,036
Posted By Bappo
I have a Baja Designs lightbar under the...

I have a Baja Designs lightbar under the headlights on my Super Tenere for blasting the deer and moose out of the way at night. It has 2 floods and 2 spots and is VERY bright.

Down lower and...
Forum: Equipment 09-26-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,918
Posted By Bappo
I got 10k miles out of my rear China Tourance...

I got 10k miles out of my rear China Tourance this year. Replaced with a Germany Tourance Next and riding will be similar so it will be interesting to see the difference. My Germany Tourance front...
Forum: Road warriors 09-19-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5,776
Views: 1,196,864
Posted By Bappo
Funny story. Was at Rexburg Motorsports...

Funny story.

Was at Rexburg Motorsports (Idaho) today and they had a low miles 700x sitting there for $3kish. Went over to get a closer look and started noticing scratches about everywhere. Not...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-19-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 164,588
Posted By Bappo
I don't know if you have used this before but...

I don't know if you have used this before but these two lessons on Basecamp are pretty doggone good.

http://www.ldriders.com/basecamp-faq.html
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-13-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 164,588
Posted By Bappo
I did what was recommended here and just let the...

I did what was recommended here and just let the phone go through the Garmin and then the 590 to the Scala. Seems to work good for Pandora now but some other niggling things may have arisen. Will go...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-11-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 164,588
Posted By Bappo
If you switch from 3D view to track up or north...

If you switch from 3D view to track up or north up first you can then pan around really easily without the screen having a mind of it's own.
Forum: Equipment 09-09-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 15,009
Posted By Bappo
I know my iphone will overheat VERY easily from...

I know my iphone will overheat VERY easily from the sun. Also, how do you use the touch screen on a smart phone with your riding gloves on? I tried every phone in the Verizon store with riding gloves...
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