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Forum: Parallel Universe 05-30-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,107
Posted By Leap of Faith
Discount Top Box

Free! A recycle bin did the trick for my Top Box. Light weight too!:rofl
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-24-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By Leap of Faith
That's why the original is a "boat anchor", keeps...

That's why the original is a "boat anchor", keeps it grounded!:rofl
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-25-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
Seems like this is going to be difficult! I see...

Seems like this is going to be difficult! I see that many of you are pushing the Mitas E07. I checked them out and they seem quite good. I am a bit worried about the flat part. need to be able to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-21-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
I was just at the dealers and saw the f800gs...

I was just at the dealers and saw the f800gs adventurer with anakee 2's. Looked pretty decent. The tires seemed like they would do well on street and well offroad!:muutt
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-19-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
Well?! Here on the Cape i try and hit any...

Well?! Here on the Cape i try and hit any off-shoot road be it sand, gravel, shale, grass. I eventually always end up under power lines, the Cape being so small and all. I really do want to explore...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-19-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
As for the TKC 80's; i don't know if i can afford...

As for the TKC 80's; i don't know if i can afford changing tires so much!:tough
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-19-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
Checked out the Anakee and Tourance. I am getting...

Checked out the Anakee and Tourance. I am getting so confused:eek1 I guess it has to do with how much offroad will i really be doing. As much as i ca but in all reality it will be nothing compared to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-19-2013, 06:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
Eek Mmmm! No not a new thread on the k60's but I sure...

Mmmm! No not a new thread on the k60's but I sure do want the best tire out there that won't need to ne replaced after only 3500 miles. And yes I need decent Offroad capability when I do get the time...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-19-2013, 03:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
How fast do the Heidenau k60's wear? Are they...

How fast do the Heidenau k60's wear? Are they good on tarmac? They sure look like they would do well Offroad. I like the tread pattern on those. Site states a true 50/50 pattern.:rayof
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-18-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
Yeah i saw on site that there are quite a few...

Yeah i saw on site that there are quite a few riders there! As for Loutre aren't we all a bit lonely!:lol3
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-18-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
I will definitely check out the TR91 from...

I will definitely check out the TR91 from dunlop!:D I appreciate the response Loutre, i know you ride quite a bit from all the posts i have read. I am quite on my own here for riding. I am considered...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-18-2013, 06:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,307
Posted By Leap of Faith
Question Are 70/30 Tires an Option?

Hey All!

I tried a search and really haven't found a thread here on 70/30 tire option. I wanted to get inputs on whether it is a viable option or not. Most of my daily riding will be city(moving...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-18-2013, 05:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,448
Posted By Leap of Faith
Laugh My girls bike, f800gs attracts a lot of attention...

My girls bike, f800gs attracts a lot of attention also! They( everyone who owns a bike but don't ride) are espescially impressed that I use it every day without fail! They have good excuses not to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-20-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 650
Posted By Leap of Faith
Haven't noticed. Purrs at 4500 no...

Haven't noticed. Purrs at 4500 no vibrations.:ricky
Forum: GS Boxers 12-08-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,112
Posted By Leap of Faith
Wicked December on th Cape

I know what you mean. Still riding here at Cape Cod. I hit 29 degrees the other day, people are looking at me as if I were crazy! I can't seem to put it away for the winter! I can't get enough of it!...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-06-2012, 04:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,361
Posted By Leap of Faith
Laugh Non issue

For me, riding my 79 fxs HD has me immune to bobble head issue. Everything rattles, shakes and vibrated at any speed!
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-18-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,658
Posted By Leap of Faith
Let it go?

I am not one to stir any pots. Far from it, but when do we as consumers start to hold corporations responsible for there wrong doings. Even if damage is ridiculously minor and really in the big...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-17-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,663
Posted By Leap of Faith
Wicked Purchased SM Motech guards. They are same...

Purchased SM Motech guards. They are same principle as Altriders except for welded inserts. I dropped Trophy twice in gravel and not a scratch on plastics. Also held up from impact and did not bend...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-12-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 218,667
Posted By Leap of Faith
Wink Rad protection

Had my first spill this morning coming off a graveyard shift and decided to take a trail before hitting the hay. Dropped my Trophy with SW Motech's. They protected exactly at radiator level. They did...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-03-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,787
Posted By Leap of Faith
Amen

Amen
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-22-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 2,094
Views: 210,055
Posted By Leap of Faith
Wicked Got it!

Makes sense! Time for me to "keep it simple stupid!"
Thanks a bunch.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-22-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2,094
Views: 210,055
Posted By Leap of Faith
Cool2 Kill switch.

Yep, it was the same with my other bikes. So no harm done I guess if i turn key off right after?
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-22-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 2,094
Views: 210,055
Posted By Leap of Faith
Eek Kill switch?

O.k, here it goes. should I be using the kill switch or the key to turn off my engine? On my older bikes I have always used the kill switch but when I read BMW manual it seems that the state for use...
Forum: Face plant 09-21-2012, 04:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,955
Posted By Leap of Faith
Youth,

Glad you're o.k! And to think when i was younger! Much younger i would follow ambulances to cut traffic and just for the thrill! Those days are long gone now but i loved the speed and passing all the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-20-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7,742
Views: 2,548,817
Posted By Leap of Faith
Decisions?

Which one today?
http://skydrive.live.com/?sc=photos&cid=59413f3f75b0d127#cid=59413F3F75B0D127&id=59413F3F75B0D127!157&sc=photos...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-20-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 11,818
Posted By Leap of Faith
Wink Perception

The f800gs is my first adventure style bike. Very little mileage at this time. I anticipate problems will eventually occur. This being said, I have only owned Harley'sn before and if I look at all...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-18-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,904
Posted By Leap of Faith
Just a thought. F700

I also gave the F700 a good hard chunk of thought and finally went with the F800 GS. Only have it now for 3 weeks. This being said it is my first adventure style bike and i too thought i wouldn't be...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-17-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 26,713
Posted By Leap of Faith
Crash Bars

Nothing against height but i'm 5' 9" and i almost dropped mine yesterday. Yes i'm new to the f800gs world, but it sure did give me a scare! I would hate to drop it without the soon to be crashbars i...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 20,353
Posted By Leap of Faith
The beginning of the end! :ilmostro

The beginning of the end! :ilmostro
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