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Forum: Parallel Universe 10-13-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 92,803
Posted By JBruyet
Thanks Joel, that was the answer I was hoping...

Thanks Joel, that was the answer I was hoping for. Had I not already gone out and purchased a lead acid Yuasa this post would have given me the confidence to purchase the Antigravity battery. The...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-07-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 92,803
Posted By JBruyet
Thanks for the responses, and now one last...

Thanks for the responses, and now one last question before I head out -- If we don't get any warning before these batteries die how long should we wait before replacing them? 3 years? 5 years? 10?
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-05-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 92,803
Posted By JBruyet
I haven't seen this question asked and I don't...

I haven't seen this question asked and I don't really want to go back through 24 pages of comments trying to find what might not even be there -- which of the several 16-cell battery options should I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-10-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
Wow, looks like one from my Washington. AND,...

Wow, looks like one from my Washington. AND, looks like a place not far from where I live.
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 254,815
Posted By JBruyet
Well, since this is a KLR250 thread I'll just...

Well, since this is a KLR250 thread I'll just jump right in here. I have an '01 that ran really good when I bought it about five years ago. Unfortunately I let it sit one winter without putting...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-05-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,539
Posted By JBruyet
--> iJabberwocky, you're going to get a lot more...

--> iJabberwocky, you're going to get a lot more rain in Mill Creek than you will in Leavenworth. But then again, Leavenworth will get a lot more snow.

--> castroses, +1 on riding it (but for...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-15-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,166
Posted By JBruyet
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-15-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
I don't believe I've ever seen a "beak bag"...

I don't believe I've ever seen a "beak bag" before. Interesting concept.

Thanks,

Joe B
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2011, 10:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,181
Posted By JBruyet
I have a KLR250 for the serious singletrack...

I have a KLR250 for the serious singletrack trails around here, and Devil's Gulch is my favorite. I've thought a couple times of trying to get my 800 up through DG but I'm not that crazy yet.
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-21-2011, 10:53 PM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
Is this the triple black? I'm really likin' this...

Is this the triple black? I'm really likin' this color scheme

Jobee 1
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-01-2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
So are you just heading out or just getting back?

So are you just heading out or just getting back?
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-29-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,880
Posted By JBruyet
I was just in for a service on my bike (ever...

I was just in for a service on my bike (ever since a "you're out of warranty issue" on a previous bike I do pretty much all the big warranty stuff at South Sound) and they said my battery tests as...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-28-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
Very nice indeed! :clap

Very nice indeed!

:clap
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-26-2011, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,145
Posted By JBruyet
+1

+1
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-13-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
Ah yes, north central Washington. I can walk out...

Ah yes, north central Washington. I can walk out my door, jump on my bike and 10 minutes later here I am.

http://i923.photobucket.com/albums/ad76/jbruyet/DSCN0165.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-09-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,038
Posted By JBruyet
So what size on the Airhawk? I was just checking...

So what size on the Airhawk? I was just checking their web site and the F800GS section is blank. Did you choose the one for the F650GS?

Thanks,

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-24-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By JBruyet
I have an F800 and I've test ridden an R1200 and...

I have an F800 and I've test ridden an R1200 and I thought that the 1200 was a quite a bit more stable than the 800.

YMMV,

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-05-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
I like the park job. :nod Also, looks like your...

I like the park job. :nod Also, looks like your logo is peeling off like mine.

http://i638.photobucket.com/albums/uu108/vWv/Kuvajahti/Mud.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-18-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 160,332
Posted By JBruyet
Hey Chi, I'm late to this party but still wanted...

Hey Chi, I'm late to this party but still wanted to say I'm glad you're still rolling after having been rolled like that. I have the Thor rig too (and more) and I feel kind of silly sometimes, like...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-12-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,809
Posted By JBruyet
That's what I do. I use Castrol's Actevo...

That's what I do. I use Castrol's Actevo semi-synth and let them know the oil is in my top case. I just need to remember to unlock the top case. :doh

Thanks,

Joe
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-26-2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 7,850
Views: 2,622,174
Posted By JBruyet
It was a sunny 26F here today. Too much snow...

It was a sunny 26F here today. Too much snow lately made me decide not to try riding. Most of the roads were dry but I'm thinking about that one corner that has that little patch of ice on it. Hey,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-16-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,159
Posted By JBruyet
Note to self, never buy a used camera from...

Note to self, never buy a used camera from tornillo. :nod

Thanks,

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-11-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,410
Posted By JBruyet
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-19-2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,081
Posted By JBruyet
I see myself doing that lot. Then I wake up, get...

I see myself doing that lot. Then I wake up, get out of bed and go have breakfast. YMMV. :lol3

Thanks,

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-14-2010, 08:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,079
Posted By JBruyet
Hey Griz, I think what they're getting at here is...

Hey Griz, I think what they're getting at here is that you don't want to accidentally short something. Removing the ground first guarantees that when you're removing the positive cable you can't zap...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-13-2010, 08:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By JBruyet
I also like the fact that it keeps someone's...

I also like the fact that it keeps someone's nervous hands from removing the cap and doing whatever.

Thanks,

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-15-2010, 10:12 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,115
Posted By JBruyet
I did a slab run this summer from North Central...

I did a slab run this summer from North Central Washington to San Fran, Monterey, LA, Las Vegas and then home. I had 22 pounds per side case and about 50 pounds in the top case. I STRONGLY RECOMMEND...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-15-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 309,327
Posted By JBruyet
I just put my new Heidies on and boy are they...

I just put my new Heidies on and boy are they slick. Anyone else out there putting their tires on be careful! They'll need a few miles to get the "slick" scrubbed off of them. Hmmm... Maybe I can to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-09-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 309,327
Posted By JBruyet
Hey all, my K60s just came in today and I have a...

Hey all, my K60s just came in today and I have a question--has anyone ridden one of the 140 rears down to that center rib? If so any difference in handling?

Thanks,

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-03-2010, 08:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,255
Posted By JBruyet
I just ordered the Heidenaus (140 rear) from John...

I just ordered the Heidenaus (140 rear) from John at Moto Amore. I was thinking about the TKCs but I've heard so many good things about the Heidies I decided to give them a shot. I'll let everyone...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-23-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,115
Posted By JBruyet
ChiTown, what's that knob up by your seat? And...

ChiTown, what's that knob up by your seat? And have you considered getting a bash plate for your bike? After seeing some of your ride pics I'm surprised you haven't armored your bike more like a...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-07-2010, 06:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,255
Posted By JBruyet
Hmmm... 10k out of TKCs...? Is that because...

Hmmm... 10k out of TKCs...? Is that because you're over there on the other side of the mountains where it rains all the time? :evil I may have to consider the TKCs and see what my mileage is with...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2010, 10:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,255
Posted By JBruyet
I just heard back from Moto Amore: Hello, ...

I just heard back from Moto Amore:

Hello,
They are still not producing 150s. We have gotten some good news recently about testing but no ETA yet.
Our next shipment of tires will be...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2010, 09:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,255
Posted By JBruyet
Thanks for the tips guys. I'm trying to stay away...

Thanks for the tips guys. I'm trying to stay away from the DOT knobbies because of my commuting. I guess I could do a knobby and drive my Subaru more. But then again I prefer riding the bike. But...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-05-2010, 11:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,255
Posted By JBruyet
Sigh. After reading that thread now my head is...

Sigh. After reading that thread now my head is spinning. Maybe I will wait for the Heidenau tires to get in. My Anakee 2s are ok on the road, but off-road they're just not that much help.

Thanks,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-05-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 179,600
Posted By JBruyet
Has ANYONE heard anything about the availability...

Has ANYONE heard anything about the availability of the K60s?

Thanks,

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-05-2010, 06:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,255
Posted By JBruyet
Need a more aggressive tire in 17"

Hey all, I replaced the original Battlewings on my F800 GS with some Michelin Anakee 2s. I'm starting to do a little dirt riding and find myself sliding around too much, especially when the dirt gets...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-24-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 309,327
Posted By JBruyet
[QUOTE=EnderTheX]Hey guys, I really like the...

[QUOTE=EnderTheX]Hey guys, I really like the 140/80-17, this tire is awesome! It mounts really easy and is wearing nicely. I just got done doing a week in Colorado on hardcore mountain passes. ...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-30-2010, 07:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,154
Posted By JBruyet
Thanks for the responses. I think I'm going to...

Thanks for the responses. I think I'm going to lean towards the DID.

Joe B
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-29-2010, 11:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,154
Posted By JBruyet
What chain is everyone going to?

Hey all, I know that several people are going with a new chain on their bikes and I was wondering what everyone's preference is. I'm heading out on a two week ramble and thought a new chain might be...
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