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Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,056
Posted By jimmycoin
maverick, just wanted to tell you that I am...

maverick, just wanted to tell you that I am currently serving in Afghanistan and stumbled across your thread. I used to live in Fairbanks and have made that trip to Prudhoe twice. It brought back so...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-15-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,503
Posted By jimmycoin
I personally use the X Grip by RAM. I saw someone...

I personally use the X Grip by RAM. I saw someone said theirs slipped out, I can't speak for that because I don't know what case they use but i use a otter box defender series and when you use the X...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-04-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By jimmycoin
GS Maintenance Classes?

So, I was wondering if any of you know where you can get some mechanical knowledge for our bikes. I do not have any gear heads around that I could shadow so I was just wondering. I dont want to learn...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-04-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,362
Posted By jimmycoin
Could have used those last month:baldy

Could have used those last month:baldy
Forum: Ride reports 06-01-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 33,993
Posted By jimmycoin
Sounds great. I will watch :lurk

Sounds great. I will watch :lurk
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-24-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,672
Posted By jimmycoin
I watched this video a couple years ago right...

I watched this video a couple years ago right before a long trip. It saved me a ton of headache cause on the way back i punctured my rear tube and used his technique. It works great and was quite...
Forum: Vendors 05-21-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 18,627
Posted By jimmycoin
So, I just got my stickers of North America. I...

So, I just got my stickers of North America. I have to admit that I am very pleased with the quality of these! I put them on my top case. Think it looks...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-21-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,093
Posted By jimmycoin
I can't speak for the varios's because I do not...

I can't speak for the varios's because I do not have them. I can give a good review for the Pelican Cases. I bought my system from Caribou Cases.

http://cariboucases.com

These cases come from...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-15-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 694
Views: 167,041
Posted By jimmycoin
So, I was looking through the forums and came...

So, I was looking through the forums and came across a video called "Ashes before Dust". It was a great video. So I got to thinking. We should have a thread where ppl can post cool videos for...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-15-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 522
Posted By jimmycoin
oh ok, i will move it

oh ok, i will move it
Forum: The Garage 05-15-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,757
Posted By jimmycoin
Garage Decor

So, I built a shed in my backyard and was able to completely clear out my 2 car garage. So, now I have a 2 car garage that is about to become the ultimate bike garage. I am ordering a lift for the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-15-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 522
Posted By jimmycoin
Good Videos??

So, I was looking through the forums and came across a video called "Ashes before Dust". It was a great video. So I got to thinking. We should have a thread where ppl can post cool videos for...
Forum: Vendors 05-07-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 84,093
Posted By jimmycoin
Just sent you a PM for a zumo code....

Just sent you a PM for a zumo code. Thanks!!!:freaky
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-06-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 877
Posted By jimmycoin
well, finally made it yesterday! ...

well, finally made it yesterday!

http://i410.photobucket.com/albums/pp189/jimmy28303/image_zps05b7fc5a.jpeg (http://s410.photobucket.com/user/jimmy28303/media/image_zps05b7fc5a.jpeg.html)
Forum: Vendors 05-05-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 18,627
Posted By jimmycoin
I just ordered mine yesterday. I went to the...

I just ordered mine yesterday. I went to the website and my order history shows nothing. Is that normal?
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-04-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 877
Posted By jimmycoin
So far, I have only had the 600 and 6000 mile...

So far, I have only had the 600 and 6000 mile service done. BMW has done both. with their semi syn. Nothing has gone wrong with the bike in 10000. A lot of it was a trip from deadhorse, AK to Ft....
Forum: Equipment 05-04-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 566
Posted By jimmycoin
waterproofing pants

So, I have some field sheer pants that I absolutely love and refuse to get rid of. They were waterproof at one time but over the years have lost there waterproofing. I have used Camp Dry and it will...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-04-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,998
Posted By jimmycoin
I have the Denali D2's. I ordered them from...

I have the Denali D2's. I ordered them from twisted throttle. I love them. They give more light then I could have ever dreamed of. Unfortunately, when asking a question like this, most people are...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-04-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 877
Posted By jimmycoin
Not that anybody will care...

but i feel the need to brag that tomorrow i will crest the 10,000 mile mark. I had to come home to do something so was unable to finish today and it was killing me. lol i have 9,948 miles. Anyway,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-14-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,259
Posted By jimmycoin
Yeah. That's my plan. I'm not going to replace...

Yeah. That's my plan. I'm not going to replace the scratched stuff. I'm just gonna replace the mechanical stuff
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-13-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,259
Posted By jimmycoin
The bike is actually in NC. I am in the military...

The bike is actually in NC. I am in the military but NO, this bike will never be sold. Its my baby.
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-13-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,259
Posted By jimmycoin
Soooooo.... BMW's are expensive

So, I got off work and it was a beautiful day. I figured I would hit a couple dirt roads before I headed home. The first dirt road I came to is a road that I have been on many times. It is only about...
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,080
Posted By jimmycoin
Sorry. Just saw the website

Sorry. Just saw the website
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,080
Posted By jimmycoin
Where can I get this wonderful sammich you speak...

Where can I get this wonderful sammich you speak of??
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,080
Posted By jimmycoin
Thanks for all the great info guys. I have picked...

Thanks for all the great info guys. I have picked key west for two reasons. 1 is I have been to deadhorse, AK and San Diego, ca. Key west will be the 3rd of four corners of the states. I want to hit...
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,080
Posted By jimmycoin
NC to Key West

So, after experiencing the brutal cold lately, I am ready to take a little trip just to get out of town for a week. So, I figured when it is cold, there is no place better to head the the warm...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-02-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 19,656
Views: 1,144,615
Posted By jimmycoin
I have only been back in fayetteville for a year...

I have only been back in fayetteville for a year now. Anybody in the local area know some good dirt roads to ride or some sand pits to just play around in?
Forum: Equipment 01-01-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,847
Posted By jimmycoin
http://i410.photobucket.com/albums/pp189/jimmy2830...

http://i410.photobucket.com/albums/pp189/jimmy28303/advrider/image-1_zps4724a937.jpeg

I have the Denali d2's. Absolutely them!! I heard an inmate on here refer to them as the "eyes of god". I...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By jimmycoin
I have noticed this. I have jumped out in traffic...

I have noticed this. I have jumped out in traffic before and I agree, once you hit about 5500 rpm, the bike seems to have peaked and start to taper off. Thanks for the info!!
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By jimmycoin
about 80% of my riding is done solo. this is a ...

about 80% of my riding is done solo. this is a combination of commuting during the week and then taking 2 and 3 day camping trips on the weekends. a couple times a year i take long trips. The other...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By jimmycoin
Thats what I am trying to figure out! so far...

Thats what I am trying to figure out! so far nobody can explain to me why they are better. I just get smart comments. I am trying to justify buying one because I want one but its hard to tell the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By jimmycoin
that was something that appealed to me. The 1200...

that was something that appealed to me. The 1200 Def has much more power. 40hp to be exact
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By jimmycoin
Its on BMW's website. the total payload...

Its on BMW's website.

the total payload (with standard equipment) for the 1200GSA is 485 lbs (220 kg)

the payload (with standard equipment) for the 800 is 507 lbs (230 kg)

That is straight...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By jimmycoin
Difference in 1200 and 800

First, I hope this does not start a war:evil

I own a '12 800GS and love it. BUT, i was looking at the 2014 1200GSA and that thing sure seems saaweet!! So, I started looking at the stats and it...
Forum: Trip Planning 01-01-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 23,781
Posted By jimmycoin
I had a piece of sheet metal mounted to the...

I had a piece of sheet metal mounted to the mounting bracket for my tail bag. This kept the fuel off the bike so that if it leaked, it would drip down instead of running onto the bike seat....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-31-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 19,656
Views: 1,144,615
Posted By jimmycoin
Sorry if this offends anyone but that does not...

Sorry if this offends anyone but that does not surprise me. Meridian is crap. They have a horrible history with the BBB and have an even worse reputation with the military. Don't get me wrong, joes...
Forum: Equipment 12-31-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,325
Posted By jimmycoin
I can only speak for the Shoei Multitec. I have...

I can only speak for the Shoei Multitec. I have one and it is a great summer helmet. I really love that I can take a drink at stop lights or not have to take my helmet off to run in and pay for gas....
Forum: Equipment 12-30-2013, 06:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,147
Posted By jimmycoin
Thanks a bunch! I think thats what he had:beer

Thanks a bunch! I think thats what he had:beer
Forum: Equipment 12-30-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,147
Posted By jimmycoin
Iphone apps

Sorry if this is in the wrong place but I have searched to no avail. I am looking for a good app that would be useful on trips by tracking gas cost, mileage, services etc etc. I know they exist...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-31-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 793
Posted By jimmycoin
Welcome to NC. I am stationed about 45 mins south...

Welcome to NC. I am stationed about 45 mins south in Ft. Bragg. There are a lot of guys that ride here and I am sure you will love it. Its nice being able to ride year round. As long as you dont mind...
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