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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 08:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 588
Posted By Travman
Slight correction It's 1 helmet, 1 helmet +...

Slight correction

It's 1 helmet, 1 helmet + luggage, 2 helmets.
Forum: Vendors 05-21-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 41,271
Posted By Travman
Thanks, will give them a call.

Thanks, will give them a call.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,081
Posted By Travman
The way Givi packages things is a bit confusing. ...

The way Givi packages things is a bit confusing. When you buy a tanklock tank bag it comes with a mounting ring. However, you need a bike specific flange that lines up with the gas cap holes on...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-20-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,081
Posted By Travman
Yep the BF17 fits the LC GSAs. One suggestion is...

Yep the BF17 fits the LC GSAs. One suggestion is to use the ring that come with the flange instead of the ring that is included with the back. The BF17 ring will set the Givi bags slightly higher...
Forum: Vendors 05-19-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 41,271
Posted By Travman
Congrats, and sometimes bounce backs do happen. ...

Congrats, and sometimes bounce backs do happen.

I've been looking at an Open Face helmet for my wife. The model is an FO something. She currently wears an older Nolan and wanted to know if you...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-12-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,281,835
Posted By Travman
New Tank Bag

Mounted a Givi tanklock tank bag. The 4l 3D603 model. Very please with the quick release of Givi and just the right size for the basic crap I like to have on hand.
Forum: Vendors 04-27-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 43,782
Posted By Travman
Yep, you can pair with 2 other headsets. Single...

Yep, you can pair with 2 other headsets. Single tap of the dial to talk to headset 1, double tap to talk to 2. If you have minimal intercom needs, the SMH5 is a bullet proof design. Their best...
Forum: Equipment 04-27-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,019
Posted By Travman
The cover piece on the side of each leg is just a...

The cover piece on the side of each leg is just a Velcro flap. Pull the flap open and they will unzip to the waist. Very easy to put on with full boots though my typical routine is pants, boots, zip...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 34,833
Posted By Travman
I adjusted the shift lever slightly up so I could...

I adjusted the shift lever slightly up so I could get my size 13s underneath. The adjustment is easy and you can see the adjustment screws in the pic. I like a high brake peddle, so I always keep...
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By Travman
Aerostich Darien Light Can get custom...

Aerostich Darien Light

Can get custom alterations as needed.
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,015
Posted By Travman
Might work with rider and passenger but not bike...

Might work with rider and passenger but not bike to bike. With Bluetooth you've got a range of 30', max.
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 795
Views: 100,644
Posted By Travman
Their tech support has been slammed for several...

Their tech support has been slammed for several months, but not due to riding season. It's due to a piss poor product rollout that overwhelmed their support operation and still have not recovered. ...
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 852
Posted By Travman
Any Tourmaster in a XXL Tall will fit, same goes...

Any Tourmaster in a XXL Tall will fit, same goes for Firstgear. Both in that size will have the proper arm length, which always seems to be the issue. It's considerably up in price, but the Klim...
Forum: Vendors 03-11-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 43,782
Posted By Travman
Old tech? I still think the SMH5 is Sena's best...

Old tech? I still think the SMH5 is Sena's best design.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,188
Posted By Travman
I had two previous Sargent seats but did not like...

I had two previous Sargent seats but did not like the Sargent GSA seat. I went with a Russell canvas seat and my ass likes it, a lot.

Your ass.......may be different! :D
Forum: Equipment 03-04-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,431
Posted By Travman
You mean like Aerostich Dariens, Darien Lites, or...

You mean like Aerostich Dariens, Darien Lites, or AD1's?
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 865
Posted By Travman
I had a Sena on my multitec. The advice above is...

I had a Sena on my multitec. The advice above is right on about pressing the wire just under the edge around the bottom of the helmet. For the mic, I opted for the wired and the placement I started...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,281,835
Posted By Travman
Hmmmm, must be the bike, it looked good when I...

Hmmmm, must be the bike, it looked good when I owned it! :D
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,763
Posted By Travman
Crap, missed that. Blame it on old age!

Crap, missed that. Blame it on old age!
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,763
Posted By Travman
Surprised no one has mentioned Foremost. If your...

Surprised no one has mentioned Foremost. If your over 50 and an AARP member, their rates beat anything I could find on motorcycles. Sometimes it pays to be old. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,595
Posted By Travman
In mid summer, engine temp often hit 212 F when...

In mid summer, engine temp often hit 212 F when sitting at a light. Fan would bring that down quickly.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-17-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 2,672
Views: 377,627
Posted By Travman
This exact issue started on mine a coule days...

This exact issue started on mine a coule days ago. Playing music then get a loud single beep, then no music. Can't figure out the cause but I again cleared the pairings and repaired everything. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,134
Posted By Travman
+1 on the Russell Got mine a couple of weeks...

+1 on the Russell

Got mine a couple of weeks ago and it does raise you up about an inch. For the first time on any bike, I cannot flat foot both feet. My heels are slightly raised when stopped. ...
Forum: Vendors 01-08-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 43,782
Posted By Travman
Seems like they need to just make a better...

Seems like they need to just make a better product or a wholesale redesign of the 20S. I was an early adopter but sent mine back after it stopped working and fell apart after 3 hrs of use. Was...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,192
Posted By Travman
They changed the lock cylinders for the aluminum...

They changed the lock cylinders for the aluminum cases on the LC GSA. They now cost about $35 a piece and have to be keyed to the bike by the factory. There was some talk over the summer about...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-04-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,192
Posted By Travman
I had the same thing happen in May, about 3...

I had the same thing happen in May, about 3 months after I picked up the GSA. I have a thread on here about it as well. The dealer replaced it for free. However, at that time the lock cylinders...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-31-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 22,657
Posted By Travman
I had thought that if you did not have a circuit...

I had thought that if you did not have a circuit set to direct constant on, then the PDM would not have any pull, with the ignition off. So is this not the case. Does the PDM always draw current...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-29-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 386,782
Posted By Travman
As a lifetime boater I was very familiar with...

As a lifetime boater I was very familiar with canvas material and its durability. It was a deciding factor in going with Russell. On their main page, scroll to the bottom and you'll see the links...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-28-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 386,782
Posted By Travman
They are Russell seats with vinyl sides an Ocean...

They are Russell seats with vinyl sides an Ocean Blue Sunbrella Canvas on top and heat. This was their test ride. I really like how the canvas looks and feels. No sliding around and the canvas...
Forum: Vendors 12-27-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 35,953
Posted By Travman
You may be right. Did a short ride Christmas Day...

You may be right. Did a short ride Christmas Day with the wife and a 200 mile ride on Friday. Seats feel great from the outset. Loved having heated seats again, especially with a 33 degree start...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-27-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,281,835
Posted By Travman
Here are a couple pics from Friday's ride. About...

Here are a couple pics from Friday's ride. About 200 miles in the saddle and the seats felt great. The heated seat was glorious during the 33 degree start of the day. Not the best pics but you can...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-27-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 386,782
Posted By Travman
Friday's ride, lunch stop, Ellijay, GA ...

Friday's ride, lunch stop, Ellijay, GA

http://i1372.photobucket.com/albums/ag329/tptashnik/IMG_0544_zps8ea87c95.jpg
Forum: Vendors 12-25-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 35,953
Posted By Travman
I learned that the "build date" is the day it...

I learned that the "build date" is the day it enters the production process, which can take up to 2 weeks depending on the order and how busy they are. Kim will call and ask for cc number on its...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-25-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,212
Posted By Travman
I took a similar course at the BMW performance...

I took a similar course at the BMW performance center last year and they had us turn off ABS and ACS. The skid test was the eye opener on this. They had us practice a panic stop with and without...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,281,835
Posted By Travman
From my boating experience, Sunbrella canvas is...

From my boating experience, Sunbrella canvas is naturally water resistant. If left in a heavy rain, yes they would get soaked but just about anything would.
Forum: Vendors 12-24-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 35,953
Posted By Travman
Russell's Arrived

Well the seats finally showed up today. Only got to sit on them for a few minutes in the garage. Will give them a proper break in on Friday.

...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,281,835
Posted By Travman
Just arrived today. Will get to try these out on...

Just arrived today. Will get to try these out on Friday.

http://i1372.photobucket.com/albums/ag329/tptashnik/IMG_0536_zps97349872.jpg
...
Forum: Equipment 12-23-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,314
Posted By Travman
Depends on expectations. The SMH5 will run fine...

Depends on expectations. The SMH5 will run fine over an 8-9 hour ride playing music or intercom throughout. I just shut it off at stops and lunch. For 10+ hour rides, I'll charge it on the bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-22-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,281,835
Posted By Travman
That's what happens when you play with another...

That's what happens when you play with another guy's toys! :rofl
Forum: Equipment 12-22-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,314
Posted By Travman
What's your intended use for the Sena. If it...

What's your intended use for the Sena. If it will be for just listening to GPS, music and perhaps intercom with passenger, I would suggest looking at the SMH5. It works perfectly for those...
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