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Forum: Americas 03-08-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 524
Posted By redwing51
Try to stop in Boulder, Utah at Hell's Backbone...

Try to stop in Boulder, Utah at Hell's Backbone Grill. Excellent food. Really nice people. It's right on Rt. 12 very near the intersection of Burr Trail. There is also a small campground on Burr...
Forum: Trip Planning 02-17-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 14,902
Posted By redwing51
It depends on many things as have been mentioned...

It depends on many things as have been mentioned before. Type of bike, road, rider fitness, available time, etc. For me it also depends on the time of year (length of daylight) and if I'm camping or...
Forum: Americas 02-13-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,825
Posted By redwing51
Not a bad way to travel across Kansas. I believe...

Not a bad way to travel across Kansas. I believe that it follows the old Santa Fe trail in Kansas. The cross winds can be exciting, though.
Forum: Americas 02-12-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,509
Posted By redwing51
Texas. Big Bend area hard to beat especially in...

Texas. Big Bend area hard to beat especially in March. Nice roads both paved and dirt. Excellent camping. Big Bend National Park as well as Big Bend Ranch State Park. The River Road, Pinto Canyon...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 929
Posted By redwing51
I believe the stock muffler inlet is 1.75". Using...

I believe the stock muffler inlet is 1.75". Using a stock catalytic converter and just a straight pipe isn't too loud. Plus as someone said, you can use a full size pannier on left side. I believe...
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,110
Posted By redwing51
+Helinox has come out with a new chair: the...

+Helinox has come out with a new chair: the Helinox Camp Chair. It sits a bit taller than the Helinox One, but packs a couple inches longer. Available from Eastern Mountain Sports. $139.00 with free...
Forum: Americas 02-05-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By redwing51
Thanks for info. I will definitely be coming down...

Thanks for info. I will definitely be coming down the river road from Terlingua/Study Butte. Also intend to continue past Presidio to Ruidosa and head up Pinto Canyon Road. I will be back country...
Forum: Americas 02-05-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By redwing51
Little Switzerland is a nice stop. Good food....

Little Switzerland is a nice stop. Good food. Real coffee.
Forum: Americas 02-05-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By redwing51
Nice time to be on BRP. Not as much traffic. Some...

Nice time to be on BRP. Not as much traffic. Some of the facilities might not be open,i.e. campgrounds, etc. Willville Motorcycle Campground in VA should be open though. Good grub at Tuggles Gap in...
Forum: Americas 02-05-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By redwing51
Peguis Canyon in Chihuahua.

What do I need to cross into Mexico at Presidio,TX for a day trip to Peguis Canyon? Passport only? Mexican insurance? If so, do I buy it in Presidio? In and out same day. TVIP?
Forum: Americas 02-05-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 191
Posted By redwing51
Canon de Peguis, Peguis Canyon in Chihuahua, Mexico.

Can anyone tell me what is involved with a quick visit to Peguis Canyon in Chihuahua, Mexico. I would be crossing from Presidio, Texas through Ojinaga. If I am only travelling for the day, do I still...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,259
Posted By redwing51
Another happy Beemer Boneyard customer. Very fast...

Another happy Beemer Boneyard customer. Very fast delivery too. Everything packaged well. Price is right.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 11,922
Posted By redwing51
R1100GS is a nice bike. I loved mine until I...

R1100GS is a nice bike. I loved mine until I totalled it. Don't discount the 1150GS. Still fairly simple to DIY, 2002 and before are a bit simpler. I like the hydraulic clutch myself. It is easier to...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By redwing51
I believe the 1150R and the 1100S use the same...

I believe the 1150R and the 1100S use the same heads as the 1150GS. Also the heads on the R1200C are the same but I believe the cams are different and I think the R1200C heads are usually black. I'm...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-26-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,172
Posted By redwing51
Just curious. Being a Yank, I don"t know what an...

Just curious. Being a Yank, I don"t know what an "L" plate is? A learners' plate?
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-08-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,956
Posted By redwing51
I know those buildings- the blue one and the...

I know those buildings- the blue one and the fallen down one. They are near Suedburg just off Rt. 443 west of Pine Grove, PA. The structure with the chutes is a coal tipple I believe. Don't miss Gold...
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,323
Posted By redwing51
AD-1's will keep you dry and have full zipper on...

AD-1's will keep you dry and have full zipper on the legs. You could wear them as overpants.
There are no perfect pants that will do everything that you want them to, though. IMHO
Forum: GS Boxers 12-29-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By redwing51
Touratech has some blinkers that are used with...

Touratech has some blinkers that are used with some of their pannier systems that are shorter than stock with flexible stalks. I have some on a R1150 GS. I think they might be the most inexpensive...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-21-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 41,475
Posted By redwing51
Is that Colonel Denning SP?

Is that Colonel Denning SP?
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-14-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 38,796
Posted By redwing51
I'm pretty sure you can do Burr Trail on a street...

I'm pretty sure you can do Burr Trail on a street bike. Depends on daily conditions. Check locally. The Bull Frog Jct. ferry doesn't run if the lake is too low.
I went through on a R75/5 back in...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-13-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 117,984
Posted By redwing51
2002 1150gs. I'm up to 80000 miles and counting...

2002 1150gs. I'm up to 80000 miles and counting (some of those miles are kilometers)
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,038
Posted By redwing51
2002 or earlier, I think?

2002 or earlier, I think?
Forum: GS Boxers 12-04-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,123
Posted By redwing51
The tall Z-Technik works for me on my 2002...

The tall Z-Technik works for me on my 2002 1150GS. I'm 6'0".
Forum: GS Boxers 11-30-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,279
Posted By redwing51
If the bike has quick disconnects on the fuel...

If the bike has quick disconnects on the fuel lines, make sure that they are both fully pushed together. If not, fuel will not flow.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 695
Posted By redwing51
beemer boneyard Excellent people

beemer boneyard
Excellent people
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By redwing51
1150GS transmission guide pins clutch replacement

I will be replacing my clutch on a 2002 1150GS. I know that I will need 2 guide pins to remove and re-install transmission. Does anyone know the specs on them (length and thread size) I was going to...
Forum: Trip Planning 11-04-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,704
Posted By redwing51
Stop along the way and throw it into a laundromat...

Stop along the way and throw it into a laundromat dryer on low, checking it periodically so that you don't fry it. If your tent is wet, there are probably other things that are wet as well. I just...
Forum: Ride reports 09-08-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By redwing51
I believe that Gateway has a new gas station and...

I believe that Gateway has a new gas station and convenience store. It was open in early June 2014 when I passed through.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,405
Posted By redwing51
I believe that they are designed to shear off, so...

I believe that they are designed to shear off, so that if you hit your bash plate, it doesn't mess up the engine. I usually have to replace a couple every other time that I change my oil. I keep a...
Forum: Americas 02-04-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,463
Posted By redwing51
To each his own, but there are really much nicer...

To each his own, but there are really much nicer roads than Rt. 66. As someone else said, Rt. 66 is a nostalgic "idea" more than anything else. If you like the interstate and kitschy tourist trap...
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,491
Posted By redwing51
I just cruise the market aisles and look for...

I just cruise the market aisles and look for whatever isn't refrigerated. Salamis, hard cheeses, crackers, tuna fish and the like in pouches, energy bars, small cans of fruit.
The only thing that I...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,825
Posted By redwing51
I usually wear earplugs as well, but still heard...

I usually wear earplugs as well, but still heard the front tire sing at about 65mph. Its not really a complaint, you get used to it and then forget about it. I have a tall windscreen with little road...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,825
Posted By redwing51
Had them on a 1150GS. Good wear, close to 10000...

Had them on a 1150GS. Good wear, close to 10000 miles. Still had tread when removed. No real complaints. The front does sing a little at 65 mph.
Forum: Ride reports 01-12-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 31,862
Posted By redwing51
hey motomo- Are you saying that the road from...

hey motomo-
Are you saying that the road from Creel to Batopilas is under construction? And to avoid it?
I will be going to Baranca del Cobre in early March from Ojinaga on a 1150GS by myself. I...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-05-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,652
Posted By redwing51
I too, wiped out at about the same spot on Ophir...

I too, wiped out at about the same spot on Ophir Pass earlier in September this year. Same deal- started on Ophir side without knobbies. But I didn't have anyone to come and help me pick up the fully...
Forum: Equipment 12-14-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
Posted By redwing51
Thanks for the info.

This is exactly the info I was looking for.
Forum: Equipment 12-14-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
Posted By redwing51
Air Pressure Gauge?

Been looking for an accurate air pressure gauge that I can carry on the bike. I have an assortment of gauges that all read different pressures on same tire. How does one know that one has have an...
Forum: Vendors 11-21-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,137
Posted By redwing51
Flat Jack

Flat Jack
Forum: Equipment 11-18-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,541
Posted By redwing51
Don't know about anyone else, but after using an...

Don't know about anyone else, but after using an electric vest (I have a Gerbings)I wonder why I waited so long to buy one. I don't use a controller, but just and on/off switch. It makes me feel...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-09-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,626
Posted By redwing51
difference between Montana 650 and Montana 600?

In your opinions- which is better for general on road/offroad? Montana 650 or Montana 600? I just want basic and reliable and waterproof navigation. I'm not big on bells and whistles. I don't need to...
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