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Forum: Equipment 06-02-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 29,790
Posted By Solstice0000
Hi Lost Rider, great vids and tips on the use of...

Hi Lost Rider, great vids and tips on the use of the Drift. I'm using a Contour now but will prob switch to the Drift.

My challenge is in post-production/editing as I am an absolute novice at...
Forum: Equipment 05-13-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Well hopefully you purchased them from Adam at...

Well hopefully you purchased them from Adam at RocketMoto :evil
Forum: Equipment 05-13-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Thumb RocketMoto ... why you should NOT look anywhere else

Bought 4 sets of Sena bluetooth headsets from Adam at RocketMoto almost 2 years ago (at that time, they had the best prices, were well rated for customer service by many customers). My experience...
Forum: Vendors 05-01-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 778
Views: 179,192
Posted By Solstice0000
Am 5' 10" and on my 08 GS, the AFX 39DS is nice...

Am 5' 10" and on my 08 GS, the AFX 39DS is nice for short rides/around the city, especially for blocking the the sun in your eyes when rising or setting. But can't use it for long rides with ear...
Forum: Vendors 02-11-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 778
Views: 179,192
Posted By Solstice0000
so far so good except...

the AFX 39DS is a fine helmet with a comfortable and fairly plush grey padding inside the helmet - especially for its price point. However, the one complaint I have is that the black net-like...
Forum: Vendors 09-28-2011, 11:54 PM
Replies: 778
Views: 179,192
Posted By Solstice0000
Its tricky (read difficult) to remove the ratchet...

Its tricky (read difficult) to remove the ratchet from one visor to attach to another - they tend to break (but not according to AFX Customer Support). With other helmets I've had, you'd just buy a...
Forum: Vendors 09-28-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 778
Views: 179,192
Posted By Solstice0000
Any chance you could film a short demo and stick...

Any chance you could film a short demo and stick it up on Youtube, or show a couple of still photos on this thread? I'd really like to know where to squeeze the tabs gently with my needlenose plier....
Forum: Equipment 01-09-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 512
Views: 70,592
Posted By Solstice0000
Hey thanks. Your pics really helped. Am...

Hey thanks. Your pics really helped. Am wondering about: (1) the color (cos my opinion is that the only color should be ' Black' :-); and (2) I'd what size to get tho (my Rev'It summer jacket is a...
Forum: Equipment 01-03-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 512
Views: 70,592
Posted By Solstice0000
Yes, please do post some pics of your MLV-Y vest...

Yes, please do post some pics of your MLV-Y vest with your mesh jacket. That would be really helpful. Thanks!
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,008
Posted By Solstice0000
Last day?

Thanks rubberband for sharing this brilliant find & fuelman for the 'PARKS' coupon code! I just ordered and noticed that the STP item details indicates today is the last day for the sale on this...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-04-2010, 01:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,533
Posted By Solstice0000
Yes this is a question on my mind too. I have...

Yes this is a question on my mind too. I have Touratech Zegas and its mounting frame attached to my GS, and am wondering if the frame on the exhaust side can accomodate the Ortlieb saddlebag (which...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,885
Posted By Solstice0000
Thanks, macxx1

Thanks, macxx1
Forum: GS Boxers 10-31-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,885
Posted By Solstice0000
pics?

Any pics of install and resulting illumination of your surroundings/road would be great!
Forum: Equipment 09-13-2010, 01:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 12,195
Posted By Solstice0000
Couple of questions

Been thinking about the MLV vest cos: (1) I could easily wear it with whichever jacket I wanted that day; and (2) its really hot where I am at, so minimally, I could wear this vest (without jacket). ...
Forum: Equipment 08-19-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,667
Posted By Solstice0000
Am wondering if you still need to wear a back...

Am wondering if you still need to wear a back protector (eg. my Forcefield L2) if you are wearing the hit-air vest? Thanks.
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2010, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Originally Posted by sparkletoes I've made...

Originally Posted by sparkletoes
I've made a mistake in my last post and should have written AVRCP where I wrote A2DP. Just to clarify, A2DP is the ability to stream Bluetooth audio in...
Forum: Equipment 08-16-2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Thumb Thanks, sparkletoes...your explanation totally...

Thanks, sparkletoes...your explanation totally makes sense! Yeah, I will try it off my Samsung and see how it goes. I'd like to go with the iPhone too but the reports of it being too fragile keeps...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-15-2010, 11:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,541
Posted By Solstice0000
I have an 08 GS too, and my stock Battlewings...

I have an 08 GS too, and my stock Battlewings have got 12000 miles on em so far. They're due for a change now tho... Wanted to put on Anakee 2s, but they're out of stock where I'm at, so am likely...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2010, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Thanks for your reply, sparkletoes! Hmm...sounds...

Thanks for your reply, sparkletoes! Hmm...sounds like your music source is from your mobile phone? Currently, my mobilephone and music player are separate hardware:
- Mobilephone:...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2010, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
My Sena long term test

Since receiving our Sena's at beginning of Jun, I have tested the Sena on a 2000km ride (on my 2008 GS) with my other Sena-enabled buddies, a 1000km ride with one other non-Sena equipped rider, as...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2010, 12:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 951
Posted By Solstice0000
Yeah Shark!

I used to only wear Shoei, bought 2 Arais 2 years ago till...I discovered Shark. Since then, I have bought two S800, one RSI and recently one RSR2 Carbon. The latter 2 are particularly light......
Forum: Equipment 08-10-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Advancing/Replaying tracks on Sena

Hmm...I note several people have been able to track forward/backwards. I for one, have been unable to do so - I have done according to the Sena Manual: depress Jog Dial while turning the Jog Dial...
Forum: Equipment 07-28-2010, 02:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,519
Posted By Solstice0000
Indeed a methodical and useful report...Thanks! ...

Indeed a methodical and useful report...Thanks! Would be nice to see your side pannier fabrication when its done.
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
You can pair up to a max of 4 Sena units - that...

You can pair up to a max of 4 Sena units - that includes your own Sena, as well as, your pillion (if you have one). Pairing-wise, they work fine (given some odd intermittent non-connectivity). But...
Forum: Equipment 07-12-2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,187
Posted By Solstice0000
May I suggest you post a pic or two of your...

May I suggest you post a pic or two of your headshape in order for folks to have a good idea in order to offer up ideas...just sayin'
Forum: Equipment 07-08-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Thanks, Bradword. I will try this out. Cheers

Thanks, Bradword. I will try this out. Cheers
Forum: Equipment 07-08-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Hmm...I don't have this problem. For music, I can...

Hmm...I don't have this problem. For music, I can hardwire my ipod Nano 5th Gen directly to my Sena via the provided accordion-type wire 3.5mm jack, whilst my Samsung SGHi780 PDA is connected to the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,189
Posted By Solstice0000
Yeah we have a lot of long straight roads so a...

Yeah we have a lot of long straight roads so a cruise control is a useful addition. Tried the o-ring route but it became too loose after a while. I had a Vista cruise on my Suzuki Savage many years...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 34,991
Posted By Solstice0000
I ride mostly road and somewhat fast (eg...

I ride mostly road and somewhat fast (eg 160-180kmh on those invitingly quiet country roads) and, where I come from, these roads have many little bridges where the road suddenly ascends just...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2010, 10:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,189
Posted By Solstice0000
So its your opinion that Kaoko throttle lock is...

So its your opinion that Kaoko throttle lock is better than the Wunderlich or Throttlemeister one? Am looking for a throttle lock so your feedback would be most useful.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-05-2010, 11:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,312
Posted By Solstice0000
I carry the DRC mini footpump - its very light,...

I carry the DRC mini footpump - its very light, never runs out of cartridges and doesn't need electricity...just good ol' foot power:
...
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2010, 11:58 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Hi Adam/Dave @ RocketMoto, care to chime in on my...

Hi Adam/Dave @ RocketMoto, care to chime in on my questions above?
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Shark S800 Sena fitment

Glad to be of help. The speakers fit just fine and i don't even notice them there (even with my earplugs). i slip the speakers behind the cushion just above where the top of the chinstraps are...
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2010, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 580,696
Posted By Solstice0000
User report

Bot our kits from Adam and Dave at RocketMoto. Great service at a great price from guys who are really helpful...what more could you ask for? Highly recommended.

Installed and tested them last...
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2010, 12:05 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,696
Posted By Solstice0000
Hmm... care to share your specific reason why the...

Hmm... care to share your specific reason why the choice of Gaerne SG10 vs TCM Infinity?
Forum: Equipment 06-14-2010, 12:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,076
Posted By Solstice0000
Alrite guys, I get the point. All good - it does...

Alrite guys, I get the point. All good - it does sound like a lot of trouble so I'll just leave it the way it is :thumb Thanks for info and advice!
Forum: Equipment 06-13-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,076
Posted By Solstice0000
Ok, thats a good point :rofl and point taken....

Ok, thats a good point :rofl and point taken. Thanks guys!
Forum: Equipment 06-13-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,076
Posted By Solstice0000
Is it ok to paint helmets?

I am tempted to send my my white Shark RSI helmet to the bike painter cos everyone tells me that the helmet looks really big - possibly because of its white color. However, I am concerned if...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2010, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By Solstice0000
Looks great! Very neat, tidy and good use for...

Looks great! Very neat, tidy and good use for 'dead' space. :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 836
Posted By Solstice0000
Great tip, Kurt. Thanks!!! :beer

Great tip, Kurt. Thanks!!! :beer
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