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Forum: Road warriors 01-30-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 9,224
Posted By LateApex
Laugh Can someone explain soul/character of a bike?

"Can someone explain soul/character of a bike?"

No, stick with Japanese inline fours! :rofl
Forum: Equipment 11-03-2011, 04:48 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 63,766
Posted By LateApex
How about these...

I've been using Shure's SE315 for a while now. They work great, come with 3 different sized ear rubbers and foams (I like the foams best for riding), fit well under a helmet and are super heavy duty....
Forum: Equipment 01-17-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 46,233
Posted By LateApex
SOG works for me.

I've had 2 Leathermans handle hinges get looser than their wire cutters. Consequently when you try to open the pliers in your hand the handles open instead of the pliers. SOGs camming solved this...
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,060
Posted By LateApex
They Do!!

JW Speaker makes a 5 3/4" version right now that is only available through HD dealers with a HD bar and shield in the middle. They plan on releasing a nonHD version, but I don't know when.
...
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 52,331
Posted By LateApex
Does anyone know the date Triumph plans to make...

Does anyone know the date Triumph plans to make the official press release on the new S3?
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2010, 08:57 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 52,331
Posted By LateApex
Good eyes Hoax...

I hadn't noticed the ABS ring on the rear wheel shot!:clap
Forum: Equipment 09-21-2010, 08:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By LateApex
Thanks guys..

less radiant heat is what I was looking for.
Forum: Equipment 09-20-2010, 06:56 PM
Replies: 736
Views: 217,201
Posted By LateApex
Hey Norsman...

....Post 502 was a Busse Combat.
Forum: Equipment 09-20-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By LateApex
A quick H.I.D. question...

Do the HID retrofit kits run hotter or cooler (heat, not color temperature) than a comparable halogen bulb? Thanks.
Forum: Equipment 08-27-2010, 05:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,715
Posted By LateApex
Hunter FlatBars

http://www.hunterflatbars.com/
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2010, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 998
Posted By LateApex
Pokeyjoe, how do the Cibies compare to the...

Pokeyjoe, how do the Cibies compare to the stockers?
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 998
Posted By LateApex
Laugh Triumph question?

Does anyone know what the diameter of the Speed/Street Triple headlight reflector is? I'm a lumen addict looking into upgrades. Thanks for your help.
Forum: Equipment 08-08-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,203
Posted By LateApex
I agree...

I've tried the custom moulded ear plugs and they didn't seal well at all. If I want music I use my Shure earbuds with replacable foam tips. If I want peace on quiet I use regular old Hearos...
Forum: Equipment 07-28-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By LateApex
Huh?!!!

Quad armor and Knox are both some of of the best armor out there. If you really feel the need to double up you might want to consider a "motorcycle" with four wheels, seatbelts, bumpers, a steel...
Forum: Road warriors 07-14-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 17,157
Posted By LateApex
When the R1100S came out the salesman at...

When the R1100S came out the salesman at Barrington (IL) Cycle Werks yelled at me for climbing on one. It was great to see his jaw drop a week later whe I showed up on a black R1100S I just bought...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2010, 05:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,862
Posted By LateApex
I was really excited about TT HID MR16s, but have...

I was really excited about TT HID MR16s, but have about nothing but problems. I currently run motolights, but would like more output. I recently stumbled upon these though,
...
Forum: Equipment 02-23-2010, 09:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,489
Posted By LateApex
Waterproof gloves?

Does anyone have any good recommendations for waterproof (street) gloves?
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2010, 06:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,246
Posted By LateApex
Easier option!!!!!!!!!

You're putting too much thought into this. Pick the pair of jeans you like riding in the most, ship them to Motoport/Cycleport and they'll measure them and duplicate them in their Stretch Kevlar...
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By LateApex
Hein Gericke Suppliers?

Does anyone know of any reliable suppliers for the good Hein Gericke gear (PSX-RS, Master V) to the US? I know they are not sold stateside anymore, but I was wondering if anyone has had any good...
Forum: The Garage 01-12-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,141
Posted By LateApex
Chain-lube recomendations?

I will probably sell my BMW this spring and replace it with a Speed Triple which means I'll be back to needing chain-lube. Does anyone have any good recommendations?
Forum: Equipment 11-30-2009, 10:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,710
Posted By LateApex
Huh?

:dunno
Forum: Equipment 11-18-2009, 07:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By LateApex
Krap

If you hit the little "i" button you'll see there are two versions. SAE with 8 sockets or metric with 8 sockets. B&D's marketing dept. needs to be smacked. I'll stick to a ratchet, an extension or...
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2009, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1,985
Views: 569,039
Posted By LateApex
Thanks for the....

info guys. The more I find out about the Triumphs the more I want to get rid of my R1200ST and get myself an S3 or Striple-R. Decisions, decisions......:evil
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,540
Posted By LateApex
I'm hardly a Ducati expert.....

but I got rid of a '96 900 ss/cr years ago. I bought it new and after 9 months of ownership it averaged a trip to the repair shop every three week with

multiple blown clutch slave cylinder seals...
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2009, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,985
Views: 569,039
Posted By LateApex
Oill consumption?

Any Speedy or Striple owners run into high oil consumption? It seems to keep coming up in magazine comparisons I'm read.
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2009, 07:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 524
Posted By LateApex
Trailtech MR16 HID

I've heard great things about Trailtech's customer service, but has anyone had a consistantly good expierience with these lights? I am interested in them, but not if I'm going to have to constantly...
Forum: Road warriors 09-15-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,281
Posted By LateApex
Best way to sell a bike?

I am looking to sell an '05 BMW R1200ST and buy a Speed Triple. What is the best way to sell a bike? Consignment, trade-in, want ads.....? Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
Forum: Road warriors 09-01-2009, 06:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,249
Posted By LateApex
Thumb Nice!!!

Torags, that's a sexy sporty!
Forum: Equipment 08-30-2009, 11:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,301
Posted By LateApex
Cold weather layers?

When it gets really cold outside what do you wear under your gear? Base layers, clothing, electrics, whatever.
Forum: Equipment 08-30-2009, 09:13 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,090
Posted By LateApex
Just found this clip!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-lPBgtRLmIE&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Emotorcyclespecs%2Eco%2Eza%2Fvideo%5Fclips%2Ehtm&feature=player_embedded#t=252
:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Equipment 08-20-2009, 08:51 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,639
Posted By LateApex
+1

Helmets fine. Kinda cool, kinda funny. Burn the friggin' fanny pack!!!
Forum: Road warriors 08-14-2009, 10:01 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 19,556
Posted By LateApex
Why no centerstand?

Hell Harleys barely need a side stand. Just get one of those pretty 300 series rear tires, a 5 inch open primary belt drive, and get the thing slammed down for that "right stance". Then to park it...
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,316
Posted By LateApex
Hypothetial eh?

How about a liquid cooled 1199cc boxer. Paralever rear drive. Duolever front end. Radiator Benelli Tornado style. Low-mount GP style pipe. Duc 1198R traction control. Honda CBR1000RR ABS. That...
Forum: Equipment 08-10-2009, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By LateApex
Bueller, Bueller...

Bueller, Bueller...
Forum: Equipment 08-10-2009, 01:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By LateApex
Sierra Designs Isotope jacket/pants?

Has anyone had any expierience with the Isotope jacket or pants from Sierra Designs. They are supposed to be highly breathable and waterproof, but extremely light. In fact light enough to wear...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-07-2009, 05:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,087
Posted By LateApex
Hunter Flatbars

Check out Hunter Flatbars. They increase the size of the contact patch with your hands and effectively lower the pressure on your palms!:clap

http://www.hunterflatbars.com/
Forum: Equipment 08-07-2009, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 706
Posted By LateApex
No problem.

No problem.
Forum: Road warriors 08-06-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 75,765
Posted By LateApex
New 1050?

I thought I read somewhere that Triumph was working on redoing their 1050 motor. Has anyone found any info on this?
Forum: Equipment 08-02-2009, 07:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,775
Posted By LateApex
Wink Super light packing article

Sorry if these links have been posted before, but I just found this really good article posted on One WheelDrive.Net (in two parts).:wink:
...
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 706
Posted By LateApex
Nope.

MR16 bulbs are single filament bulbs originally used in interior track lighting.You can find them in different wattages, angle spreads and even different colors, but all single filament. One bulb...
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