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Forum: Ride reports 04-28-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 39,319
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Thanks for the great report

Just finished reading your RR. Thanks for the great pics and story.

I took a Baja trip last October with friends. I also rode a F800GS. My F8 looks a lot like yours except I have the larger...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-04-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Hey Joe, It's the 21st century and it sucks...

Hey Joe,

It's the 21st century and it sucks to be pitifully white. Can't change that, oh well.

I agree that the locals respond differently when you speak their language, even if poorly, it...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-01-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 651
Views: 273,804
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Morning on Gonzaga Bay, Baja CA

http://gallery.me.com/dan.albertson/100677/baja_09-314/web.jpg

http://gallery.me.com/dan.albertson/100677/baja_09-300/web.jpg

http://gallery.me.com/dan.albertson/100677/baja_09-254/web.jpg
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-14-2009, 04:20 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 230,541
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
I went to Baja for 9 days with Jesse's on and I...

I went to Baja for 9 days with Jesse's on and I was too heavy. I just received my Giant Loop great basin soft bag and will use it next time. In Mexico, less is more.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-14-2009, 09:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,547
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
I dumped in death valley and the bobble head...

I dumped in death valley and the bobble head mount bent over but did not break. At that point a stopped hating it as much as I saw the function of it. I bent it back when I got home.

This one...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-14-2009, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 869
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Definitely.

Definitely.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-13-2009, 05:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 869
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Youtube Video; Installing Jesse Luggage on a F800GS

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Forum: Ride reports 12-02-2009, 07:27 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 53,450
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
I gotta try it. I don't trust I would get 200+.

I gotta try it. I don't trust I would get 200+.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-05-2009, 07:53 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Thanks Dude, my day is now complete.

Thanks Dude, my day is now complete.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-03-2009, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Are you the thread crossing guard?

Are you the thread crossing guard?
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-02-2009, 06:28 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
LA, uugh, well if you have to live in LA (dunno...

LA, uugh, well if you have to live in LA (dunno why any one would voluntarily) check out the beach areas. Hermosa/Redondo/Manhattan Beach, South Bay as it is called. Maybe the Venice/Santa Monica...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-23-2009, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
At over 10K miles on mine, I have had none of the...

At over 10K miles on mine, I have had none of the problems listed here, but I am sure I do not work mine as hard as Joe does.

I did just complete a 3200 mile trip into Canada with no issues.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2009, 05:19 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 53,450
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Another option, ram mount cradle: ...

Another option, ram mount cradle:
http://www.offroute.com/product/view_product.asp?x_ID=149256&CatID=14334&p=0
Forum: Ride reports 07-21-2009, 09:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,028
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Hi Wayne. Looks like a good ride. I am on a...

Hi Wayne. Looks like a good ride. I am on a similar ride but in the opposite direction.

I left Sacramento today and made Burns OR, about 500 miles, I am heading to the Cascade Rendezvous which is...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2009, 03:48 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 53,450
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Nice RR Woodworks, looks like a great ride. ...

Nice RR Woodworks, looks like a great ride.

I'm outa here Tuesday on the F800GS to the Cascade Rendezvous, and over to Vancouver Island afterwards.

I'm set up the same with the Rotopax but...
Forum: Ride reports 07-16-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,979
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Thanks for the journal and photos. BTW,...

Thanks for the journal and photos.

BTW, Death Valley is much more motorcycle friendly in January than July (though getting there isn't).

Sorry you got robbed in Las Vegas. Maybe it was penance...
Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2009, 06:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,979
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Yes lane splitting is still legal here. I am not...

Yes lane splitting is still legal here. I am not complaining mind you, just surprised as it seems everything else here is not legal.

Sorry you guys dumped, yes I have too, why when I do it is...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2009, 07:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,979
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Lookin good. Those are the roads I ride...

Lookin good. Those are the roads I ride regularly, I am heading up to Washington and Vancouver to see something different.

Since you brought it up...Yes, California is broke. Seems a shame since...
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2009, 05:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,979
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Keep em coming...

Keep em coming...
Forum: Ride reports 07-07-2009, 03:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,979
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-03-2009, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4,078
Views: 981,935
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Rhyolite ...

Rhyolite
http://gallery.me.com/dan.albertson/100542/IMG_7277/web.jpg

Beatty
http://gallery.me.com/dan.albertson/100542/IMG_7243/web.jpg

Soldier Meadows NV...
Forum: Ride reports 07-03-2009, 10:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,085
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Great Trip, great pics! Thanks!

Great Trip, great pics! Thanks!
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-29-2009, 07:28 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Fantastic!

Fantastic!
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2009, 10:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,630
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
I have a non-free standing tent I liked until I...

I have a non-free standing tent I liked until I ended up camped where the ground was so hard I couldn't get the stakes in. PITA. Now I have a free standing tent.
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2009, 10:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,613
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
I too ruined a XD-3 visor by wiping it with a...

I too ruined a XD-3 visor by wiping it with a glove when it was covered with dirt.

They are indeed ridiculously soft, and expensive.

Plexus and a microfiber towel cleans it with out scratching...
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2009, 09:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,684
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Jessie's on an F800GS. If you don't clear...

Jessie's on an F800GS.

If you don't clear the edges when you close them, something will get stuck in the gaskets.

Otherwise, they are great.
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2009, 09:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
I will also attest to the benefit of Frog Toggs....

I will also attest to the benefit of Frog Toggs. I have been rained on 4-5 times in them and they kept me warm and dry. They breathe so no clammy feeling, and they are absolutely windproof, so make a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-26-2009, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Don't come back on his account. Sad he died but...

Don't come back on his account. Sad he died but it's all Michael Jackson all the time on every fukin' channel. :rilla
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-23-2009, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Me too dude, but you have something special too....

Me too dude, but you have something special too. Don't think you don't. It's all about choices.
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-23-2009, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Too bad they didn't split the seat like on the...

Too bad they didn't split the seat like on the 1200GS.
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-04-2009, 07:55 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
By the way, I found a nice compact 5 volt supply...

By the way, I found a nice compact 5 volt supply for XM and Sirius portables for $20.00 and posted it on the thread about the box mount.
...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2009, 07:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 10,404
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
By the way, when I hooked up my XMP3, also 5...

By the way, when I hooked up my XMP3, also 5 volts, I found this cool 5 volt power supply (not stuck inside a cigarette plug):

http://www.tss-radio.com/sirius-vehicle-power-hardwire-kit-p-4438.html
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-03-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
I was on the ride in Death Valley on the other...

I was on the ride in Death Valley on the other F800GS and posted the GPS file here (http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=120912).


The western day one loop isn't displaying correctly...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-26-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Yes she does, the better to... never mind...:lol3

Yes she does, the better to... never mind...:lol3
Forum: Ride reports 05-21-2009, 01:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,061
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Great spot Dave. I want to go next time!

Great spot Dave. I want to go next time!
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-04-2009, 06:35 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Joe, I think the Japanese have finally...

Joe,

I think the Japanese have finally solved this problem. RoboWoman.

http://newsimg.bbc.co.uk/media/images/41348000/jpg/_41348135_rep_getty_203.jpg
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-21-2009, 10:40 PM
Replies: 10,279
Views: 3,318,003
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
F800GS, Rolling

http://dino2000.smugmug.com/photos/488507016_QvAja-L.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 03-21-2009, 10:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 26,246
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
:lurk :lurk

:lurk :lurk
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-01-2009, 07:34 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
This is almost enough to make me start drinking...

This is almost enough to make me start drinking again. :evil
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-26-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 573,413
Posted By Dead Eye Dan
Bullshit! Inquiring minds want to know! :rofl

Bullshit! Inquiring minds want to know! :rofl
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