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Forum: GS Boxers 11-21-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,045
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Anakee 3

The Anakee 3's are great for everything but mud and sand. Rocks, dirt, and gravel no problem. TKC 70's on the way but back ordered two months ago.

2TR
Forum: GS Boxers 11-21-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
my blunt, curious how you are disabling abs in...

my blunt, curious how you are disabling abs in enduro mode.? Constantly learning more about the bike. Need a team of soft wear engineers to follow me around to figure them all out, lol.
ABS stays on...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-21-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Welcome DT1. I use road only, never dynamic on...

Welcome DT1. I use road only, never dynamic on the road. Plenty responsive. Will vaporize SMV's with a twist of the throttle in any gear. I always use soft regardless of mapping. Enduro is always...
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,648
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Thanks Loop. Great pictorial. Well thought out...

Thanks Loop. Great pictorial. Well thought out packing! Inspiration for me to pack lighter and smarter.
Yes, the ex is gone, and the wife wants no part of camping, but I still plan on a gigantic...
Forum: Equipment 11-20-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,230
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Thick plastic hangers, great idea. Cram them...

Thick plastic hangers, great idea.
Cram them in the top trunk.
Good for hanging in the hotel or around the camp.
Thanks....

Also big towel to roll them in or lay them on.

Couple good...
Forum: Equipment 11-20-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 12,826
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Metaphorically speaking I guess this is as good a...

Metaphorically speaking I guess this is as good a place as any to air out your dirty laundry.....:dizave .

When all diplomatic solutions fail: :fight

Just don't: :shoot each other.

Maybe...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-20-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,475
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Thanks for the replies on the Puig. I did order...

Thanks for the replies on the Puig. I did order the tall clear or touring? From an inmate who didn't care for it.
As for adjusting on the fly, the larger the screen the more difficult. My old 1994...
Forum: Equipment 11-19-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,648
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
So Loop you can now pack the new tent, cot, and...

So Loop you can now pack the new tent, cot, and sleeping bag, pillow, etc.. All in the hard bags? That's pretty cool. I would have thought a large duffel at a minimum.
Thanks for sharing. I'm in...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-18-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,475
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
What's the verdict on the Puig Touring? Looking...

What's the verdict on the Puig Touring? Looking at buying one from an inmate. Bought a new VStream in clear about that size. Used once not wild about it. Stickers still on it and for sale if...
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 930
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=HotvF2ocH8w Not...

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=HotvF2ocH8w

Not sure if that youtube link will show up properly but I just ordered the
Tirox Snap Jack from my dealer here in Mechanicsburg PA: Velocity Cycles.
It...
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 12,826
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
MotoSport Consumer

Very strange. So you've got a front loader with no center agitator and it still put a hurting on the garment...?
I wash my riding garments in the front loader with no issues on some sort of gentle...
Forum: Trip Planning 11-14-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 121,858
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Sebastian Inlet, Florida

Sebastian Inlet is a beautiful state park along the east coast of Florida, below Melbourne, and near Vero Beach. Lots of sand, dolphins, and Palm trees. A perfect winter escape. Plus, I proposed to...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-13-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,294
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Turning traction control off

Oh yeah, getting back to the enduro mode activation: simply pulling the clutch in while trying to activate the enduro mode does seem not work on my bike. I've been trying it while dirt riding and if...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-26-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 5,442
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Very cool Kwik Lock pins! Must get. Thanks for...

Very cool Kwik Lock pins! Must get. Thanks for tip.

+1 wet towel soak
+1 Plexus shields and such.
Works for me.

Also there are some nice plastic polishes. I have Novis or something like...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-26-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,009
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Has anyone here heard of or experienced headlight...

Has anyone here heard of or experienced headlight damage from rocks getting THROUGH the grill type protectors? I'm looking at a few including the two piece combo by TT which has grill and plastic...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-25-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,100
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
How do you turn off the traction control again?

How do you turn off the traction control again?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,425
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Yes, noted: two stand methods used. Great video,...

Yes, noted: two stand methods used. Great video, that guy from ADV rider magazine sure cranked that out.
Thanks for sharing all the good tire tips.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,194
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Does anybody have both? That would surely help us...

Does anybody have both? That would surely help us live with our horrible decisions. Just get em both. I love my 2014 dubbya but lust the A. Again today gazing at the blue 2015 "A" that arrived at...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,304
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Thanks JetSpeed, now about those pesky 6v...

Thanks JetSpeed, now about those pesky 6v batteries in my vintage Hondas....
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,987
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Nice video. Both bikes winners. The rest are...

Nice video. Both bikes winners. The rest are posers. (IMHO)
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,294
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Ahhh, pull the clutch in. You guys are so smart....

Ahhh, pull the clutch in. You guys are so smart. Thanks for the tip, lol.
I was beginning to get a little annoyed with the stopping to change modes, lol, especially going up muddy hills on a couple...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,294
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
+1 on the cruise control and all of the...

+1 on the cruise control and all of the electronics, suspension, traction, braking, power modes. Incredible options.
As for breaking it loose in the dirt: not likely. In road mode in the dirt it...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,030
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
On my 2014 I have clunkiness from 1-3, then...

On my 2014 I have clunkiness from 1-3, then buttery smooth to 6. 1-3 need some breaking in still I think at only 5k miles on mine. However I did have a demo before mine that was smoother. At any rate...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-22-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,987
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Ok, I'll bite. Here's why I went with GSW over...

Ok, I'll bite. Here's why I went with GSW over KTM. First I'd like to add that I bleed orange. So it was an agonizing decision, both being such great bikes and the KTM being less expensive. I wanted...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-22-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,304
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Battery charging..

Ok, since the original poster seems to have his issue resolved can I ask a quick question since you guys seem to know a lot about batteries?:
When hooking up a traditional style battery (lead/acid)...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-22-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,194
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Leaner, lighter=righter, for me. I tell anyone...

Leaner, lighter=righter, for me.
I tell anyone who will listen how much I love the GSW. I use it as a full blown sport bike and as a dual sport at local events. I love it.
Best bike ever. Saw the...
Forum: The Garage 01-20-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,865
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Now where can I get baby food jars?

This whole conspiracy theory won't be hard to test, six clear small bottle. An ounce of fuel in each one treated and untreated with various products. Let sit six months as if in a carb. We all know...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-20-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 649
Views: 74,035
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
I'm in, Harrisburg Pa area who wants to go along.

Who wants to ride out or trailer out from Harrisburg pa area I'm in just let me know. I've done rally's cross country many times, some ridden out some trailered out, I don't care. More fun with a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-18-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 13,906
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Rocker 59

Thanks for the update on the Guzzi picture. NM is a beautiful state too. My friend Jay saw you and your trailer rig at the Guzzi rally in VA this past summer. He rode down there from PA in that...
Forum: The Garage 01-18-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,865
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
2T oil

RideAbout...I think two stroke oil must stabilize the fuel. I read that on a bottle of two stroke oil one time.
That's cool about your chain saw starting that easily. My Stihl PRO 026 or whatever...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-18-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 13,906
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Hey LittleWan

Wow, that was some awesome video footage! You guys are out of control. In a good way. The helmet cam makes that look terrifying to watch. Everything seemed so treacherous. Makes the dual sports we do...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-16-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 30,081
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
They must have gone down hill..

We used to order from them all the time a few years ago. No problems. Helpful staff if you had questions. My relatives all would get me KTM Hutt gift cards for every holiday. Honestly no trouble but...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-16-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 13,906
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Cool trailer

Cool trailer, Yosemite..? Yellowstone?
Thanks for the two up pic. I haven't figured out how do pictures on here but that inspires me to figure it out. You are one of the only people I've ever seen...
Forum: The Garage 01-16-2013, 10:43 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,865
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Switched to StarTron

I switched from Stabil to StarTron with good results about one years ago. Start Tron re activates old fuel and I always am buying a mower or bike that has untreated fuel in it so I pump it out and if...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-16-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,717
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
GS off road

True, with the skill and Braun, and tires a manly man could wrestle one of these beasts around off road. I have two old injuries, two wrists shattered thankfully at separate times!, and the weight of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-16-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 13,906
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Thrashed about...

Well at the ripe old age of 45 I don't think my wife is going to be able to deal with being thrashed about on the back of the 990 as she was say four years ago and prior on the 950. I hate the idea...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-15-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 13,906
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Any good two up stories?

Anyone else doing two up off road riding?
We took some time off of the dual sport scene as life got in the way but am going to try to get back into it this year. I still have all my riding buddies...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-15-2013, 10:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,573
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Chain tension

Thanks for the tip!
I'll give it some more break in time, weather permitting. I'll check the load vs no load at the 4200 to 5k vibration zone, hadn't thought of that...pulling in the clutch or...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-15-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,717
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
Be honest with yourself..

If you are looking for a more leisurely approach to motorcycling the new style 2013 with the bigger motor may actually be smoother from a throttle and rapid shifting point of view. This is where you...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-15-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,573
Posted By TwoTiredRiders
990 vibrates too

Old thread for sure, but I just got back from my first ride on the 2012 990R and searched this topic. I too am experiencing bad vibes between 4/5k rpms. My 950 did not do this. I'm trying to really...
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