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Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-22-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 837
Posted By BTL
That was pure Hell...From 4:00 pm Saturday till...

That was pure Hell...From 4:00 pm Saturday till noon on Sunday we were stranded 3 miles from pavement. The weird part is in hindsight we learned allot and I am so impressed with the ruggedness of BMW...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-21-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 837
Posted By BTL
Tale of Utah

I am not really a RR kind of guy, I love to read them but thought I'd post little trailer my friend put together that kinda sums up our 10 day trip. Started in Edmonton, AB and did Ironbutt first day...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-18-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Honestly, I am not sure any tire could handle...

Honestly, I am not sure any tire could handle this muck. I am disappointed however in my total mileage out of the Karoo rear. I am a tick over 200lbs fully dressed and then weight of bike. we did...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Oh and by the way...we trashed new Karoo 3's...

Oh and by the way...we trashed new Karoo 3's rears in 3000 miles, fronts looked new at end of trip..4,200 miles.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Didn't add something new but sure learned something new

That Utah clay roads in the rain are best avoided

<a href="http://s226.photobucket.com/user/BTL_02/media/IMG_3402_zpsgw3hhvtc.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 957
Posted By BTL
Break in is done! I would test ride it first, but...

Break in is done! I would test ride it first, but I think its a good deal.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-26-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 14,686
Posted By BTL
Highway to Slave Lake open as of time of this...

Highway to Slave Lake open as of time of this post.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-22-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 923
Posted By BTL
Safe riding...looking forward to some pics

Safe riding...looking forward to some pics
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-16-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 14,686
Posted By BTL
Argyll motosports in Edmonton is only BMW dealer...

Argyll motosports in Edmonton is only BMW dealer but there are several good places to take bike..Alberta cycle is a good spot. I would call ahead or post PM myself what you want and I will make some...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-15-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 18,013
Posted By BTL
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,452
Posted By BTL
Here's what it looks like covered in mud: ...

Here's what it looks like covered in mud:

http://i1258.photobucket.com/albums/ii525/gulfstreamchris/Touratech_01_zpsuydq9iqd.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,197
Posted By BTL
Great group of people.

It is posts like this that reinvigorates my capacity for humanity. Although I could not offer any advice, I was truly amazed and in awe how wonderful the motorcycle community can be.

Good Karma...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-14-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,039
Posted By BTL
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: GS Boxers 05-14-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,452
Posted By BTL
<a...

<a href="http://s226.photobucket.com/user/BTL_02/media/IMG_3242_zpsabhdiyus.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img src="http://i226.photobucket.com/albums/dd196/BTL_02/IMG_3242_zpsabhdiyus.jpg" border="0"...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-14-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Yes the drill bit comes with and I was super...

Yes the drill bit comes with and I was super impressed how it all went together. that black outer cap contains the wiring loom to make it all work and the threaded portion goes into hole you drill in...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-13-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 14,686
Posted By BTL
If in a Jam or need a place to crash..fellow...

If in a Jam or need a place to crash..fellow adventure rider here and my wife's from PEI...in edmonton. If later than 3 June, sorry, I will be on road heading to Nevada and Utah.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-09-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 14,686
Posted By BTL
Its gonna be an epic ride...:deal

Its gonna be an epic ride...:deal
Forum: GS Boxers 05-09-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,537
Posted By BTL
Those pics make the bike look like new..I highly...

Those pics make the bike look like new..I highly doubt you'll have any regrets, and I'll bet soon you realize best machine you have ever owned. good job eh!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-09-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Super quick and clean install

One of the easiest installs ever
<a href="http://s226.photobucket.com/user/BTL_02/media/IMG_3332_zpstbevfkny.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 443
Posted By BTL
I just installed this one on my 2012GSA and I...

I just installed this one on my 2012GSA and I removed the rear fender as per instructions for going off road. Touratech stuff is little pricey but seems well made and easy to install.

<a...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 3,402
Views: 1,167,679
Posted By BTL
How do like the karoo's

How do like the karoo's
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Installed these bad boys..from...

Installed these bad boys..from http://dynamicmotorrad.com/bmw-vehicle-fit-guide/ No canbus issues and man oh man are they bright..Picture was taken with Iphone 5s and hardly does the bulb justice but...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Touratech recommends keeping splash guard removed...

Touratech recommends keeping splash guard removed for off-road riding as suspension compression may break splash guard. I did some research on those that removed it and decided I did not need it. I...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,877
Posted By BTL
I just watched it...OMG..funny!

I just watched it...OMG..funny!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Received and installed new Touratech mini box....

Received and installed new Touratech mini box. Quality is high and everything went together in about 20min. If you look real careful you can see LED turn signal bulb...8X brighter than stock..no...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-08-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 54,457
Posted By BTL
Better late than never...suburb pics and being...

Better late than never...suburb pics and being from Canada, you really sell this adventure well. I look forward to the day I venture this way..
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 02-08-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,870
Posted By BTL
A joint 10 fricken years ago...no record to me...

A joint 10 fricken years ago...no record to me equals no problem :deal

Totally retarded.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 02-08-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,870
Posted By BTL
Yah know being from Alberta we hate U...:rofl I...

Yah know being from Alberta we hate U...:rofl I gonna live a little via your posts while we suck up another 3 months of winter in this frozen wasteland called Edmonton :evil

I am in...bring on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 7,217
Views: 1,371,098
Posted By BTL
Mine and my buddies Karoo 3's arrived:clap We...

Mine and my buddies Karoo 3's arrived:clap We bought early to ensure available stock before the hords start ordering tires. Sadly, 3 more months of winter :eek1
Forum: Canada 02-01-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,720
Posted By BTL
Edmonton Alberta 6hrs north of Montana..come up...

Edmonton Alberta 6hrs north of Montana..come up via 89 thru the St Mary area and you won't be sorry. Ultra boring slab to Edmonton via Hwy 2 but you could take 22 for slower but more scenic route.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8,245
Views: 4,333,990
Posted By BTL
Praying for early spring so I can see sights like...

Praying for early spring so I can see sights like this again..2012 GSA, best bike I have ever owned. It is the ultimate utility machine.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-27-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,653
Posted By BTL
I have a 2012 GSA, 25,000kms...zero issues....

I have a 2012 GSA, 25,000kms...zero issues. Fantastic machine.
Forum: Photos 01-19-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2,346
Views: 578,114
Posted By BTL
http://i226.photobucket.com/albums/dd196/BTL_02/IM...

http://i226.photobucket.com/albums/dd196/BTL_02/IMG_2197_zps3db13122.jpg (http://s226.photobucket.com/user/BTL_02/media/IMG_2197_zps3db13122.jpg.html)

Waterton National Park..Canadian side.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 01-19-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 11,413
Posted By BTL
You are a super couple. You sincerely look like...

You are a super couple. You sincerely look like your having a blast of a time. I really like alot of your pictures..Ride safely. Cheers.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-19-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,325
Posted By BTL
Going out on a limb...There is diagnostic plug...

Going out on a limb...There is diagnostic plug under the seat. Maybe??
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 12-20-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,160
Posted By BTL
Having driven extensively in Europe, I concede...

Having driven extensively in Europe, I concede that lane splitting works to alleviate congestion on the road provided the proper mechanisms with respect to driver education takes place.

Its quite...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-14-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,245
Posted By BTL
I have the same model and year...Congrats...let...

I have the same model and year...Congrats...let the love affair begin.:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 12-12-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,018
Posted By BTL
Thats Fricken cool...

Thats Fricken cool...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-08-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,315
Posted By BTL
Running Tourance Next. 4000 miles and quite happy...

Running Tourance Next. 4000 miles and quite happy with them, front looks new and rear is 35% worn by my guess. I am looking forward to Karoo 3 or TKC 70 for next season though.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 12-07-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 431
Views: 64,316
Posted By BTL
I know all to well how painful this gas stop can...

I know all to well how painful this gas stop can be.. I live a few hours away and Sask Crossing is in the middle of nowhere and gas is typically 60-80 cents a litre more. Now that I am on a GSA I...
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