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Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 647
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
The "new" GSA would be, in my opinion, the...

The "new" GSA would be, in my opinion, the watercooled version.
Forum: Canada 03-25-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 889
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
For that matter, if I am around, your more than...

For that matter, if I am around, your more than welcome to store your bikes in my garage and you can party hearty and not worry about the bikes. I'm only 20 minutes from downtown. There are more than...
Forum: Canada 03-25-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 889
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Hotels are pricey compared to what your used to...

Hotels are pricey compared to what your used to in the U.S. But our dollar is going in the crapper so the conversion may ease the sting. If you want to be close to the downtown scene then Hotels and...
Forum: Ride reports 10-31-2013, 05:43 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 40,954
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Great read. Great writing. Great pics as well. ...

Great read. Great writing. Great pics as well.
Thanks for the perspective. Living in Newfoundland, we often look but don't see. I enjoyed your "view".
And thanks for learning the history of this...
Forum: Canada 10-14-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,886
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
If it was a GS then yes, or a KLR, or a Tenere,...

If it was a GS then yes, or a KLR, or a Tenere, or any dualsport motorcycle for that matter. The major focus of RTR was D/S motorcycles. While "Riding the Rock" can be done on a unicycle, rollerskate...
Forum: Canada 10-09-2013, 05:51 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,886
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Interesting

The momentum of this thread seems to have died with a Harley post. How apropos and indicative of the lethargic demise of RTR. It seemed to have lost it's dual sport focus over the last year or so. No...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,358
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Top notch ride report. Some great pictures also....

Top notch ride report. Some great pictures also. Great stuff. You have shown our province well.

Murph has taken on quite the ADV ambassador role. His generosity is exceeded only by his knowledge...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-19-2013, 03:59 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 13,392
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
I wanted to like it. I didn't Fake,...

I wanted to like it. I didn't

Fake, manufactured, formula television .Very disappointing.
Forum: Equipment 04-25-2013, 06:51 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,095
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
+1 for Sidi Adventure Gore-tex. Great boot. ...

+1 for Sidi Adventure Gore-tex. Great boot.

Pros: Great protection. Not quite moto-cross good, but better than most street boots.
Waterproof so far, yet not sweaty as some have reported. Then...
Forum: Equipment 04-25-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,678
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
We have been dealing with unfair price...

We have been dealing with unfair price differences between us here in Canada and the U.S. for as long as I can remember. It used to be the the exchange rate, then freight, then taxes, now they don't...
Forum: Ride reports 04-23-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,455
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Great report!!

Wow, I am jealous. Looks like a great ride. Your english was just fine. Thanks for posting the ride report.:clap:clap:clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-17-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 35,611
Views: 9,004,135
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
I think that is a "Beaker" hat or similar. As in...

I think that is a "Beaker" hat or similar. As in the muppet character. My daughter has one looks just like it except for the tassle colours.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-05-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,386
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Hmmm?? Really

2011 GSA.

Yes the oem seat sucks. Maybe because I ain't the 160lb - 180 lb model that they tested the original seat on. Mine was fixed by a local upholsterer and a generous, unbeknownst to...
Forum: Vendors 03-28-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 1,295
Views: 245,441
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Got it!!

Just recieved my Harmonizer from the post. :clapMy first impression is that it is a very tidy and a very well made piece of equipment. Had to press the button of course. It has lights and happy...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-08-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2,150
Views: 593,698
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
They have arrived here in Newfoundland in Eastern...

They have arrived here in Newfoundland in Eastern Canada. Local dealer has a snazzy new red one on the floor.
Forum: Vendors 03-08-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1,295
Views: 245,441
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Ordered:clap

Ordered:clap
Forum: Canada 11-09-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 15,218
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
Unfortunate

This is an unfortunate incident that the should have and could have been easily resoved. It would seem that Anderwerks are guilty of commiting "ostrich". Burying their heads and ignoring the issue...
Forum: Equipment 11-09-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,927
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
I have the Sidi Adventure Goretex. Great...

I have the Sidi Adventure Goretex.

Great boot. Wore them around the house and about to break them in. Took only a couple days.I had to make a little adjustment to the shifter on the GSA and not...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2012, 04:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,289
Posted By Spiff Spiffster
I feel your pain. I have a 2011 GS...

I feel your pain.

I have a 2011 GS Adventure. 3000 kilometers on the clock right now, with the first service complete.

It's buzzy through the entire rpm range, but quite noticable at the 4k...
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