ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 19 of 19
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Spingse
Forum: Ride reports 11-18-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 542,575
Posted By Spingse
Hi there Kiwis Long time since Mexico.. Just...

Hi there Kiwis
Long time since Mexico..
Just to spur the next dream of yours, especially Andi if i remember,
here is a couple of pictures from the land of fire and ice.
...
Forum: Ride reports 05-15-2013, 02:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 615
Posted By Spingse
The first taste of Iceland - June 2013

"Hello everybody. My name is Martin, i’m 35 years old and i’m a bike-aholic..." :ricky

A short preamble on my upcoming ride.
(For me the planning is a part of the adventure, so i felt it would...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-12-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,577
Posted By Spingse
Hi The discussion on WD-40 as been put to the...

Hi
The discussion on WD-40 as been put to the grave many years ago - by a fellow rider http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=345397
WD-40 does not damage the chain/o-rings, and if you...
Forum: Ride reports 05-05-2013, 11:24 PM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 542,575
Posted By Spingse
Hi Andi and Ellen Were glad to see you still...

Hi Andi and Ellen
Were glad to see you still have the shiny side up :-) We still consider your visit in Playa as one of the more memorable experiences we had in Mexico.

Just to be an arse i...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-03-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,099
Posted By Spingse
In Denmark we pay ALOT! of taxes, especially on...

In Denmark we pay ALOT! of taxes, especially on motorbikes.
The taxing increases exponentially on bikes.
Estimated as remembered and in USD:

0-200 USD: 0%
200-2000 USD: 105%
2000-> : 180%
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-03-2013, 06:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,099
Posted By Spingse
Just a minor update on the condition of the...

Just a minor update on the condition of the frame.
The frame was clearly bent where the rear part of the passenger footpeg attaches.
I borrowed a shop press to straighten it out, but it took...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-30-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,099
Posted By Spingse
So, finally got time to reveal my secrets :evil ...

So, finally got time to reveal my secrets :evil
I have a ZEGA luggage rack and a custom build mount for a HB topbox but dont let that confuse you. I will try to make it as universal as possible.
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-18-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,099
Posted By Spingse
Done! The rear frame is liberated and sits by the...

Done! The rear frame is liberated and sits by the remains of the bike. A one and a half hour job. As predicted, the tank does not have to come off - but a lot of other things does. I have pictures, ...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-18-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,099
Posted By Spingse
A little progress Been studying the BMW repair...

A little progress
Been studying the BMW repair manual, according to Spandau you have to:
1: Remove luggagerack/grabhandle/silencer
2: Remove all rear plastic (lights, mudguard and so)
3: Cut all...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-18-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,099
Posted By Spingse
Bluhduh Rear v-shaped frame bend... :-(

Hello everyone!
Making a left turn from standstill i hit a slippery spot and lowsided. This was last year.
Pullling my hair why the bodywork/tankcover on the right side was fitting really poorly i...
Forum: Latin America 03-25-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Spingse
One lucky hostess, you two can come live at my...

One lucky hostess, you two can come live at my house anytime :D
Thought of you when the rain started pouring - these roads must get so slippery with the dust and the oil-leaking cars. Glad your...
Forum: Latin America 03-25-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Spingse
Hola :-) Being at the apartment with the kids...

Hola :-)
Being at the apartment with the kids the whole day has made me a little restless.... Family and i are planning on eating somewhere in town tonight but now that the rain has stopped i need...
Forum: Ride reports 03-25-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 542,575
Posted By Spingse
Hi Ellen and Andi Thank you for a pleasant...

Hi Ellen and Andi

Thank you for a pleasant visit yesterday, and for making the world a smaller place. You have made an unexpected and positive contribution to our trip to Playa del Carmen (even...
Forum: Latin America 03-25-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Spingse
Hi If we all should meet, then i vote for...

Hi
If we all should meet, then i vote for tomorrow, or late this afternoon?
My wednesday is fully booked (tourist stuff, on a bus... :hmmmmm)
Cheers, Martin
Forum: Latin America 03-24-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Spingse
Aldea thai-luxury hotel?! Oh-la-la :nod I...

Aldea thai-luxury hotel?! Oh-la-la :nod

I have offered the Kiwis some food this evening, we could most certainly try to make a gettogether one of the following days. How long are you here for, Mr....
Forum: Latin America 03-23-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Spingse
In Playa del Carmen for a month, can i offer you a beer?

Hola! (Hopefully i am not intruding in a part of the forum where i should not be?)

I am from Denmark and "stuck" :jkam in Playa del carmen for a month. Wife is looking after a group of young Danes...
Forum: Equipment 03-13-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By Spingse
Maybe i will get accepted better among the HD...

Maybe i will get accepted better among the HD riders, putting shiny things on my bike :rofl

No, seriously, thanks for all the advice :thumb

My initial idea was to use the "normal" rubber mounts...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By Spingse
Aluminum vs. Stainless

Hello everyone!
Being a cheap bastard i have ventured into the project of making my own skidplate. My neighbour, who owes me a favour, is a manufacturer of slaughterhouse machinery and therefore...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-11-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,946
Posted By Spingse
Nice bike, love the color. You need to add some...

Nice bike, love the color. You need to add some dirt though - too shiny ;-)

How does the grip puppies work with the heated grips?
Considering installing a pair but have a lot of cold weather...
Showing results 1 to 19 of 19

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014