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Forum: Beasts 12-02-2010, 07:53 PM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
FYI, I have a 2008 Bonnie. I took my speedo...

FYI, I have a 2008 Bonnie. I took my speedo bracket off the mount, twisted it around and pulled the little rubber sleeve down and noticed a little hole below the treading on the cable. It's just...
Forum: Beasts 10-15-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,782,933
Posted By mondokat
OBVIOUSLY it has telescoping forks and swingarm....

OBVIOUSLY it has telescoping forks and swingarm. Go go Gadget...
Forum: Ride reports 10-03-2010, 04:55 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 131,409
Posted By mondokat
BEST BAND NAME EVAR!!! :rilla

BEST BAND NAME EVAR!!! :rilla
Forum: Beasts 09-20-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,782,933
Posted By mondokat
lol, that's hilarious. ;)

lol, that's hilarious. ;)
Forum: Beasts 09-14-2010, 09:32 AM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
I love that tool tube. I might have to find a...

I love that tool tube. I might have to find a place to put one on my bonneville... Where'd you get it?
Forum: Beasts 06-16-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
That looks almost identical to the OEM skid...

That looks almost identical to the OEM skid plate, except it doesn't have the holes in front...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-07-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By mondokat
I'd hope to be on the road by sun up and the heck...

I'd hope to be on the road by sun up and the heck out of there by 10am, easy. What time does it cool off?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-05-2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By mondokat
As much as I'd love to see that, I'm definitely...

As much as I'd love to see that, I'm definitely going the following week. Those guys must be nuts, exerting themselves in such a way in that kind of heat. :eek1
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-04-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By mondokat
300 miles seems doable. Plus I'm planning on...

300 miles seems doable. Plus I'm planning on camping in Stovepipe wells, so it will be dusk/dawn while I'm riding through.

I think maybe I could skip it, be totally safe, and boring, or try it,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-04-2010, 05:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 570
Posted By mondokat
Yeah yeah yeah, I know. I like to travel and...

Yeah yeah yeah, I know. I like to travel and adventure and all that, but when I get there I'm usually like, "How is this better than Malibu again?" Still, gotta stretch my legs once in a while...
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-04-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By mondokat
Death valley is only a small portion of the trip...

Death valley is only a small portion of the trip though, how does the rest look? I can skip DV and head straight on 395 North (more boring that way, though). How hot is the rest of it?

I've been...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-04-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 570
Posted By mondokat
Malibu to Portland, eastern route...

So I'm thinking of doing this ride in mid-july:

http://bit.ly/cQNBDP

What kind of weather can I expect? Hot? Rain? Suggestions?

Should I switch to plan B (Ride PCH the whole way)?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-04-2010, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By mondokat
Desert ride in July?

Thinking about doing this ride in mid-july. How horrible would it be?

http://bit.ly/cQNBDP

It goes through death valley, but only on the easy highways, and then through a ton of national parks...
Forum: Beasts 05-05-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
I'd think that would prevent stopping... Hm....

I'd think that would prevent stopping... Hm. Guess I'm still pretty new to this stuff.

:rofl
Forum: Beasts 05-04-2010, 10:22 PM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
Man, get that bike out of the way so I can see...

Man, get that bike out of the way so I can see more of that car. Awesome!

:chace
Forum: Beasts 04-28-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
WOW, what is with that hunter's orange? I could...

WOW, what is with that hunter's orange? I could do without that. But, to each his own...
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2010, 11:59 AM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
I have a carbed bike, but I bet that's the idle...

I have a carbed bike, but I bet that's the idle control knob. There should be another pull knob up higher that pretends to be a choke for cold starts. I agree though, with EFI neither of these should...
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2010, 11:53 AM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
Yep, OEM stand rules. Nice instructions,...

Yep, OEM stand rules. Nice instructions, everything is measured out perfect, works like a charm. Highly recommended. Although, if you've replaced your shocks, the wheel may touch the ground, and I've...
Forum: Beasts 04-22-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
:rofl I do the same thing. I test rode a bmw...

:rofl
I do the same thing. I test rode a bmw f800gs a few months ago and the cancel button is on the right. My left thumb kept caressing the empty space where the button should have been.
Forum: Beasts 04-13-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
744 miles?!? Get out and RIDE, man! :D

744 miles?!? Get out and RIDE, man!

:D
Forum: Beasts 04-02-2010, 10:32 AM
Replies: 21,407
Views: 6,191,773
Posted By mondokat
What about the Renntec guards?

Are the renntec engine guards any better?

http://newbonneville.com/html/renntec_engine_guard.html
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-21-2010, 09:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By mondokat
I've got a 2008 Bonneville. It has a 19" spoked...

I've got a 2008 Bonneville. It has a 19" spoked front tire. I've been considering getting the progressive/rising rate springs for the front suspension at least. I've got the center stand, and will...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-20-2010, 09:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By mondokat
Sounds like my best bet will be going back north...

Sounds like my best bet will be going back north on racetrack road to get out. I'd love to try hunter mountain and saline valley road sometime, but I think I'll go on a scouting mission first....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-19-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By mondokat
Awesome. This is pretty much what I wanted to...

Awesome. This is pretty much what I wanted to know. I saw these two options and was wondering if there was another. I think the longer route sounds more fun, but I doubt my triumph would make it....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-19-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By mondokat
assume I'll have plenty. Then what?

assume I'll have plenty. Then what?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-19-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By mondokat
Death Valley Route question

I'm pretty noobish to the valley, and motorcycles in general, but I am interested in seeing Racetrack Playa in Death Valley. My question is, without rock hopping, what is the best route to take to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-21-2009, 04:27 PM
Replies: 9,279
Views: 1,856,456
Posted By mondokat
I ride a 2008 Bonneville and heard these 2...

I ride a 2008 Bonneville and heard these 2 questions at least 20 times just this last weekend. I tell you, I have NOT gotten used to it yet.

Seems like there's about a 50% follow-up chance of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-21-2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,034
Posted By mondokat
And put on a clean pair of underpants...

And put on a clean pair of underpants...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-21-2009, 12:30 PM
Replies: 1,476
Views: 116,208
Posted By mondokat
I was in DV last weekend (12-19) and i met a guy...

I was in DV last weekend (12-19) and i met a guy who tried to take wildrose to charcoal kiln, hit snow, and turned back. Just what I heard, since I was on a street bike and didn't feel brave enough...
Forum: Ride reports 12-04-2009, 12:49 PM
Replies: 694
Views: 1,071,618
Posted By mondokat
LOL, love the chains. That's awesome! :thumb

LOL, love the chains. That's awesome! :thumb
Forum: Equipment 11-28-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,883
Posted By mondokat
WOW, that's a lot of stuff for a bike that size.

WOW, that's a lot of stuff for a bike that size.
Forum: Equipment 11-28-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,883
Posted By mondokat
I think pretty much ANY "portable" fuel container...

I think pretty much ANY "portable" fuel container will have those types of warnings. They really don't want you strapping one of these onto your bike or into the back of your pick-em-up truck, have...
Forum: The Garage 11-28-2009, 08:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,088
Posted By mondokat
It's only the r1200gs that has these, correct? I...

It's only the r1200gs that has these, correct? I saw these in the dealership yesterday. They have a pretty distinctive look to them. Almost looks like the spokes are inside out.
Forum: Equipment 11-27-2009, 08:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,883
Posted By mondokat
What happens during tipovers? Like, the can...

What happens during tipovers? Like, the can itself could burst, right?
Forum: Equipment 11-26-2009, 10:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,883
Posted By mondokat
This is an interesting idea that I hadn't thought...

This is an interesting idea that I hadn't thought of. I ride a Triumph Bonneville, and the foot pegs are mounted on a nice bar that runs down the side. Sounds great for running some straps around and...
Forum: Equipment 11-25-2009, 05:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,883
Posted By mondokat
:rofl I wonder if that would help my breath? ...

:rofl
I wonder if that would help my breath?

I had considered that, but there's just something about carrying flammable liquids on my back that bugs me. I worry I'd wipe out and splash gas all...
Forum: Equipment 11-25-2009, 04:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,883
Posted By mondokat
Extra fuel question

So, I'm thinking I want to get one of these:
http://www.justgastanks.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=365&products_id=1155

Question is though, what's the best way to carry it? I...
Forum: The Garage 11-23-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,088
Posted By mondokat
This is somewhat related, so I guess I'll post...

This is somewhat related, so I guess I'll post here instead of starting a new thread.

does this Ride-On stuff actually do anything?

http://www.ride-on.com/prod_mot.asp

Always heard these...
Forum: The Garage 11-23-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,088
Posted By mondokat
I'm hearing lots of good info here, thanks a lot...

I'm hearing lots of good info here, thanks a lot guys.
Forum: The Garage 11-23-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,088
Posted By mondokat
See, I was thinking the same thing, about spoked...

See, I was thinking the same thing, about spoked wheels needing tube tires, but I looked closer at my 2008 Triumph Bonneville and found out its spoked wheels have tubeless tires, so the rims must be...
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