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Forum: Alaska 12-11-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,728
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Hey there! Sounds like you've got an awesome...

Hey there!

Sounds like you've got an awesome trip planned!

We've got normal wear parts in stock for your 990, oil filters, brake pads, air filters. I should have K60's in stock, but Heidenau...
Forum: Alaska 12-09-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,239
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Holy crap Fite, those pictures are awesome! ...

Holy crap Fite, those pictures are awesome!

I bet you wish you still had that Z1!

If you guys have anymore, keep em coming!

I've seen one of my dad, Doug, hot rodding a police Harley in...
Forum: Alaska 12-05-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,811
Posted By Brendon@TMS
And that's exactly why Andrew and I are here, to...

And that's exactly why Andrew and I are here, to LISTEN!!

Sometimes it sucks to hear what happened, it only adds fuel to the fire of fixing things!

Thanks again to those contributing, your...
Forum: Alaska 12-05-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,069
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Jeeze, wake up on the wrong side of the bed? ...

Jeeze, wake up on the wrong side of the bed?

Redbull approached us, it's their gig, we're just the locals helping promote it.

In no way shape or form is this for our benefit, other than a...
Forum: Alaska 12-05-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,015
Posted By Brendon@TMS
First Gear uses Warm and Safe for heating...

First Gear uses Warm and Safe for heating elements.

We've got liners in stock and a heating unit to simulate what they'd be like. Swing by with your gloves if you want to see what liners feel...
Forum: Alaska 12-04-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,239
Posted By Brendon@TMS
There's some serious rocks along the west side of...

There's some serious rocks along the west side of the property, we're already planning on how we're gonna jump our KTM's!
Forum: Alaska 12-04-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,011
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Yay Volvo! Winter Mode ...

Yay Volvo!

Winter Mode
http://i494.photobucket.com/albums/rr309/brendon_ak/Mobile%20Uploads/2014-11/IMG_20141125_092231_482_zpsnlgop3ii.jpg...
Forum: Alaska 12-02-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,239
Posted By Brendon@TMS
I can't wait to have the barista stand up and...

I can't wait to have the barista stand up and running!

"Would you like a mocha with your GS today?"

Andrew hit the nail on the head, not much more to add.
Forum: Alaska 12-02-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,811
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Tom, Your BS is always welcome in our shop...

Tom,

Your BS is always welcome in our shop ;)

Andrew summed up our immediate restructure pretty well. We have 3 and 5 year plans in the works for each department. They're still "under...
Forum: Alaska 11-29-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,811
Posted By Brendon@TMS
These blanket statements are pretty dangerous. I...

These blanket statements are pretty dangerous. I make a point to have our shop try and accommodate older BMW's since we've been a dealer since the 70's. BMW in particular because they still offer...
Forum: Alaska 11-28-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,015
Posted By Brendon@TMS
We've had really good results with the AME heated...

We've had really good results with the AME heated grips for all applications, dirt bike, street, dual sport, and ATV.

They're a little pricey compared to other options, $120 or so for a system. ...
Forum: Alaska 11-28-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,811
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Give me a Chance

Beezer- Come by some time next year in our new space. My name is on my shirt. I'll buy you a coffee from our barista stand and we can shoot the breeze about bikes new and old. Heck, we can even...
Forum: Alaska 11-26-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,811
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Lots of Great Ideas!

Thanks for making this thread and to all those who responded!

Andrew, Chris, and myself are rewriting every policy and procedure that we currently do to see if there isn't some better way of doing...
Forum: Alaska 06-28-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,274
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Saw you casually hanging by your bike on the...

Saw you casually hanging by your bike on the Seward Hwy the other evening, you've got that thing dialed!

Keep the rubber side down, see you out there!
Forum: Alaska 06-26-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,274
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Hey, Next time, give Andrew, Chris, or...

Hey,

Next time, give Andrew, Chris, or myself a shout:

andrew@themotorcycleshop.com
chris@themotorcycleshop.com
brendon@themotorcycleshop.com

We've got email on our phones, so even when...
Forum: Alaska 04-18-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,020
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Congrats on the bike and first rides of the...

Congrats on the bike and first rides of the season!

We've got some pretty trick parts in from Touratech and AltRider, come by and check them out!
Forum: Alaska 03-22-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Glad they took care of you Dana!

Glad they took care of you Dana!
Forum: Alaska 11-02-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,262
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Thanks Roger! Glad you made it back safely! ...

Thanks Roger! Glad you made it back safely!

Did Woody's get your other wheel sorted out?
Forum: Alaska 10-09-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,763
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Keep in mind some places might charge you a sales...

Keep in mind some places might charge you a sales tax.

We've sold bikes outside too, just let me know the final destination and the bike will be there waiting.

At the various shows we attend...
Forum: Alaska 10-01-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
She was kidding and so was I. I welcome...

She was kidding and so was I.

I welcome any criticisms of my business, it's how we can better ourselves and our methods.

All we do is try to take care of customers. If you feel we aren't...
Forum: Alaska 09-28-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
The 1190? You're in big trouble, like $16k...

The 1190?

You're in big trouble, like $16k trouble...

3 deposits so far and planning our service training, trying to make KTM street bikes happen...again.
Forum: Alaska 09-20-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,076
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Sounds good, enjoy the rest of the season!

Sounds good, enjoy the rest of the season!
Forum: Alaska 09-20-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
My point is the theory of globalization will be...

My point is the theory of globalization will be severely impacted by rising fuel costs. The notion of globalization relies on the assumption that one can transport things for a nominal fee. If that...
Forum: Alaska 09-19-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Pretty broad statement. Perhaps for the larger...

Pretty broad statement. Perhaps for the larger manufacturing companies but the smaller brick and mortars should be able to sustain a halfway decent (read: living wage) margin, especially as...
Forum: Alaska 09-19-2013, 05:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,076
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Hey, if your Twisted order didn't make it, I've...

Hey, if your Twisted order didn't make it, I've got a few other things. I'm happy to include your parts on our order and send it up to FB for you.

Let us know.
Forum: Alaska 09-19-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
I get a reduced shipping rate with TT, and I...

I get a reduced shipping rate with TT, and I reflect that in our "charges over TT's site" as a way to split the costs.

Bottom line, I live here with you guys, and I ride the same roads you do. So...
Forum: Alaska 09-18-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Ha, don't bother. Unless you want a flashback to...

Ha, don't bother. Unless you want a flashback to 2005. The current site is a thorn in my side, to be removed this winter.

Tom-got your email, will respond there.
Forum: Alaska 09-18-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
send any inquiries to me brendongallant@gmail.com...

send any inquiries to me brendongallant@gmail.com

We're revamping the website and email system this winter to help alleviate lost messages.
Forum: Alaska 09-18-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Are you serious? You own a local business and...

Are you serious? You own a local business and you can't justify spending any money locally?

What, do you buy your groceries online too?
Forum: Alaska 09-17-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
The money is in taking care of the customer,...

The money is in taking care of the customer, that's more what we're trying to say.

You've posed some interesting discussion, I'd love to dive further, perhaps this weekend when I've got more free...
Forum: Alaska 09-17-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Wow, lots of interesting discussion! ...

Wow, lots of interesting discussion!

Griz-sorry we reach for a parts catalog when you're looking for parts...what an idiot I am. Sounds like something in the past put a bad taste in your mouth,...
Forum: Alaska 09-12-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Hey Dean, Thanks so much for the feedback, I...

Hey Dean,

Thanks so much for the feedback, I really appreciate it.

We're trying to build a new team for our next foot forward. We've got 40 years under our belt and I'm trying for the next 40....
Forum: Alaska 09-12-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,589
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Ha, there's obviously more history happening than...

Ha, there's obviously more history happening than I'm aware, couldn't help myself though.
Forum: Alaska 09-12-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Fair enough, the brick and mortar needs to have...

Fair enough, the brick and mortar needs to have things in stock in order to sell them. Thus the challenge of what to stock, when, what color, etc.

Our challenges come from the added depth of the...
Forum: Alaska 09-10-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,200
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Glad we could accommodate, we've been helping...

Glad we could accommodate, we've been helping travelers since the 70's!

As always, ride safe and see you on the flip side!
Forum: Alaska 09-10-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,589
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Don Rosene 400 W. Potter Dr. Anchorage, AK...

Don Rosene
400 W. Potter Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99518
907-561-1165

The original 'gruver;)
Forum: Alaska 09-10-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,181
Posted By Brendon@TMS
And I thought Rog's plate was ADVBMR?

And I thought Rog's plate was ADVBMR?
Forum: Alaska 09-10-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,424
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Just so people are aware... The Motorcycle...

Just so people are aware...

The Motorcycle Shop is happy to get as competitive as we can regarding pricing and shipping.

All you have to do is ask and we'll see what we can do.

Again, not...
Forum: Alaska 08-29-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,304
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Just to give an update, the downed rider is our...

Just to give an update, the downed rider is our friend, Peter Schwarz.

His wife brought him by the shop today, he's in pain but relatively minor injuries considering what could have happened. He...
Forum: Alaska 08-22-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,200
Posted By Brendon@TMS
Have made contact, warranty case submitted and...

Have made contact, warranty case submitted and eagerly awaiting parts.

Lets get you back on the road!
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