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Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-29-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1,039
Views: 153,212
Posted By JMforPres
Is the transflective screen of the 590 difficult...

Is the transflective screen of the 590 difficult to see wearing polarized sunglasses? The 660 (TFT screen) is hard to see with polarized sunglasses on.

I spoke with Garmin this morning about this....
Forum: Airheads 03-28-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 597
Posted By JMforPres
Sell that beautiful bike and buy a cheaper...

Sell that beautiful bike and buy a cheaper cosmetically challenge one to fix up. Use the $$ earned from the white bike to obtain the needed bits for the cafe racer.

Jon
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-27-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By JMforPres
Ahhh, there is a Zumo 590 thread.......

Ahhh, there is a Zumo 590 thread.......
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-27-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By JMforPres
I spoke with Garmin this morning about this. The...

I spoke with Garmin this morning about this. The guy did not know the answer but consulted some other folks at Garmin. They came up with that 590 might be a bit better with polarized glasses than...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-26-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By JMforPres
Garmin 590 Transflective screen

Is the transflective screen of the 590 difficult to see wearing polarized sunglasses? The 660 (TFT screen) is hard to see with polarized sunglasses on.

Jon
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 141
Posted By JMforPres
Kisan is located in Colorado Springs Kisan...

Kisan is located in Colorado Springs

Kisan Electronics, Inc
3410 Fillmore Ridge Heights
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

719-226-0300

Don't know if they deal directly with the public tho.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 644
Posted By JMforPres
Wow, nice catch.

Wow, nice catch.
Forum: Airheads 03-19-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 36,557
Posted By JMforPres
:clap:clap Wonderful looking bike! Good...

:clap:clap

Wonderful looking bike!

Good Luck!

Jon
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-18-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
Thats why you always get her the slower bike.

Thats why you always get her the slower bike.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-18-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
She likes to RIDE, Double Win here! Jon

She likes to RIDE, Double Win here!

Jon
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,619
Posted By JMforPres
Yea it should work as long as your bike starts...

Yea it should work as long as your bike starts quickly. I assume the batteries have low amphrs Do you run high compression, this can cause trouble cranking over.

Just thought of this, add a...
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,619
Posted By JMforPres
Ahh I see your point, I did not read the original...

Ahh I see your point, I did not read the original post carefully enough. You could put a kick start on it and use a very small battery.

Jon
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,619
Posted By JMforPres
Not sure of the amp draw of the Valeo starter but...

Not sure of the amp draw of the Valeo starter but I use Odyssey PC 680 batteries in my airheads without trouble. The Valeo is supposed to be more efficient than the Bosch starters. The PC260 can...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-17-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
Wow Evan!!! Bring her along to Hawthorns. ...

Wow Evan!!!

Bring her along to Hawthorns.

Jon
Forum: Airheads 03-15-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 462
Posted By JMforPres
I have the same problem. Next time the exhaust...

I have the same problem. Next time the exhaust is off I plan to borrow a "Tail Pipe Expander".

I can confirm that if you don't have the gasket, it will leak.

Jon
Forum: Airheads 03-15-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 408
Posted By JMforPres
Try Northwoods. ...

Try Northwoods.

http://northwoodsairheads.com/tools-and-t-shirts.php
Forum: Airheads 03-14-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 408
Posted By JMforPres
The original drive-shafts were unreliable. ...

The original drive-shafts were unreliable. Aftermarket ones can be reliable and I travel long distance with them without worry. The aftermarket driveshafts have stronger u-joints that have grease...
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-09-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,780
Posted By JMforPres
In like Flynn

In like Flynn
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,978
Posted By JMforPres
My 2002 RT did not come with disconnects and...

My 2002 RT did not come with disconnects and Anton supplied very nice metal ones. The install is not hard except that the fuel line is under pressure, so when its cut fuel you have to be ready to...
Forum: Ride reports 03-02-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 41,400
Posted By JMforPres
I grew up in Colorado and am wondering how I...

I grew up in Colorado and am wondering how I missed these roads! I did a trip a couple of years ago that left me in Telluride longingly looking at Bridal Falls while sitting on my R1150RT. I was in...
Forum: Ride reports 02-23-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 41,400
Posted By JMforPres
+1:evil

+1:evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-22-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
We have had a Solo showing before, when Numa...

We have had a Solo showing before, when Numa showed up on the wrong date.

Jon
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-19-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
I cannot make it either. I'm actually triple...

I cannot make it either. I'm actually triple booked tonight!

Jon
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By JMforPres
I have a R1150GS, R1150RT and a K75S. For street...

I have a R1150GS, R1150RT and a K75S. For street riding the RT is the is the bike for me. The wind protection and comfort is well above the others. I rode the GS to Alaska last summer, its great...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-08-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,516
Posted By JMforPres
:clap This is just great! Jon

:clap
This is just great!

Jon
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-05-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
Don't take any chances, buy one of each.

Don't take any chances, buy one of each.
Forum: Airheads 01-26-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 802
Posted By JMforPres
I took my high fender off and put a low one on. ...

I took my high fender off and put a low one on. At highway speeds driving into the wind the "beak" of the fender would twist a bit and push. When I changed direction a bit it would twist the other...
Forum: Airheads 01-21-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 836
Posted By JMforPres
They are not tubeless although some people run...

They are not tubeless although some people run them that way. I have them on two bikes and like them very much.

Jon
Forum: Old's Cool 01-19-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 16,866
Views: 10,474,876
Posted By JMforPres
You are blessed!

You are blessed!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
Are they staying in the area?

Are they staying in the area?
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2,331
Views: 386,883
Posted By JMforPres
I have a Migsel mount on my 1150RT. It's a very...

I have a Migsel mount on my 1150RT. It's a very clean install.

Jon
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 16,132
Posted By JMforPres
Just found this thread. I'm in. :lurk

Just found this thread.

I'm in. :lurk
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-29-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
The sensors are called inductive loop detectors. ...

The sensors are called inductive loop detectors. http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Induction_loop

The idea is that a loop of wire in the pavement "sense" conducting metal in the vehicle by inducing...
Forum: Road warriors 12-29-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2,331
Views: 386,883
Posted By JMforPres
Are you sure your not an Airhead person at hart? ...

Are you sure your not an Airhead person at hart?

After my 1150RT leaked all the oil from the final drive stranding me in southern GA, I allmost went back to Airheads permanently.

Jon
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-28-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
+1 on the magnet idea. I am placing neodymium...

+1 on the magnet idea. I am placing neodymium magnets as low as possible to solve this problem. It should solve traffic light trigger problems as well. Neodymium magnets are the strongest...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,045
Posted By JMforPres
I have an 01 and its a sweet bike. No servo but...

I have an 01 and its a sweet bike. No servo but has antilock brakes.

Jon
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-05-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 5,316
Views: 281,827
Posted By JMforPres
I may be up for a ride. The GS needs some TLC...

I may be up for a ride. The GS needs some TLC but I probably will have it done by Sunday. If its a street only ride it will not be a problem anyway.

Jon
Forum: Equipment 11-25-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,469
Posted By JMforPres
I'm in the same boat. I bought a pair of these...

I'm in the same boat. I bought a pair of these boots when the company first opened. They never leaked and were resoled twice. I finally wore the insides out and they now have to be replaced.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 9,307
Posted By JMforPres
Aircraft have different needs, this was covered...

Aircraft have different needs, this was covered in the thread earlier.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 9,307
Posted By JMforPres
I don't believe Osmosis is in play here. The...

I don't believe Osmosis is in play here. The driving force for osmosis is a concentration difference. The air you fill the tires with has the same concentration as the air outside the tire.

Jon
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