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Forum: Equipment 07-17-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,386
Posted By Twohondas
I have used a Coleman Cot for years for base...

I have used a Coleman Cot for years for base camping. They also serve for overflow at the house. Tried many cot designs but this worked best (most comfortable, easy on tent floors and inexpensive)....
Forum: Equipment 07-08-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,650
Posted By Twohondas
I use the TNF Duffel bags in three different...

I use the TNF Duffel bags in three different sizes. The are not advertised as waterproof but have kept my gear dry in Alaska where it rained nearly every day. I tried waterproof roll type bags and...
Forum: Equipment 06-18-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,954
Posted By Twohondas
Not sure if you are in jest but ok ........... ...

Not sure if you are in jest but ok ...........

For the RAM waterproof camera I use a Fuji Z33 WP which has lasted far longer than any previous compact type camera (not WP rugged type cameras), I...
Forum: Equipment 06-16-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,954
Posted By Twohondas
I run with a "good" camera in the tank bag and...

I run with a "good" camera in the tank bag and another one mounted on a RAM mount on the bars. A water, dust, & dirt bug proof camera is essential.
...
Forum: Equipment 06-06-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Twohondas
Just in case there is any doubt do not put a...

Just in case there is any doubt do not put a external zoom camera on the bars or ELSE.
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7330/11088006604_1550279c58_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/hTNW4E)

This is what...
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,826
Posted By Twohondas
You can never forget your heated grips and do not...

You can never forget your heated grips and do not need to stop to put them on or take off.

I used both here in the winter at altitude but mostly the grips work....
Forum: Equipment 04-18-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,835
Posted By Twohondas
A Nikon One series may be worth looking at. With...

A Nikon One series may be worth looking at. With the Nikon adapter FT1 you can use the D80 DX lenses as well although the bigger lenses would be a chore to carry on a bike.

I am looking at...
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2,900
Views: 491,539
Posted By Twohondas
Wow a look back in time. Those were the days...

Wow a look back in time. Those were the days ....travel light! The tailbag is clipped to the saddlebags to steady them up....
Forum: Equipment 04-11-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,329
Posted By Twohondas
As an update on my Pro, the latest version of BC...

As an update on my Pro, the latest version of BC works now on my Surface Pro but I continue to use Mapsource (I don't have the bandwidth to teach an old dog a new trick). It is nice to have the USB...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-02-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By Twohondas
I believe the 350/390 just got a significant...

I believe the 350/390 just got a significant track capability firmware upgrade which should cover most of the bases. Apparently the track setup is akin to NAV 5.

However the OP still needs...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-02-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,090
Posted By Twohondas
Seems like something you want to play with before...

Seems like something you want to play with before hand on a PC with a big screen.....would be an interesting routine to write with a lot of variables I would imagine.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-02-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By Twohondas
Your machine generates tracks automatically...

Your machine generates tracks automatically already. No need for another GPS.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-01-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By Twohondas
Agree you need to do some reading and play with...

Agree you need to do some reading and play with the unit!

I think the 350 will do everything you want especially with the new firmware update.

The Garmin website has basecamp.

You need...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-27-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Twohondas
Ditto I separate the SPOT II and the Garmin...

Ditto I separate the SPOT II and the Garmin ....maybe a max of 12 inch and never a problem.

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3828/11074089485_59dd3d246e.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/hSzAZk)
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,416
Posted By Twohondas
I open all the vents on my two piece RC at about...

I open all the vents on my two piece RC at about 75. Then I unzip the sleeves at about 80+. About that time I start looking for cold drinks and some ice! When the temp hits 95, I stop and don the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-09-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,058
Posted By Twohondas
Anybody use the tracks update yet?

Anybody use the tracks update yet?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-06-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,221
Posted By Twohondas
You should just jump in the GPS pool and try it...

You should just jump in the GPS pool and try it out...........not that hard. Basecamp or Mapsource will do exactly what you describe with most Garmin units.

Indeed even Microsoft's Street and...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-28-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 30,479
Posted By Twohondas
This is great news as my 550 is starting to get...

This is great news as my 550 is starting to get tired. Anybody have a peanut/screenshot?
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,521
Posted By Twohondas
Coleman Cot comes with a 2 inch mattress. That...

Coleman Cot comes with a 2 inch mattress. That may be enough. Again I supplement that sometimes with a backpacking type mat.
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Twohondas
I just mount a waterproof camera on the bars with...

I just mount a waterproof camera on the bars with a RAM mount. It is there when you need it. Any of the current crop of waterproof 2.3 inch sensor class will do. I set the camera on landscape to...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,521
Posted By Twohondas
As regards comfort and insulation of the folding...

As regards comfort and insulation of the folding Bunkhouse (current name I guess) Coleman Cot. My bride who is picky uses the cot and stock pad without benefit of even an aux pad/mat. Again the cot...
Forum: Equipment 02-19-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,521
Posted By Twohondas
I have to say I tried every cot imaginable many...

I have to say I tried every cot imaginable many years ago. REI, Swedish etc etc etc. Getting off the deck was just a PITA and I wanted to stay with the tent instead of coughing up big bucks for a...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-15-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By Twohondas
I use the Nokia HERE Drive plus on my Windows...

I use the Nokia HERE Drive plus on my Windows Phone. The free program loads the maps on the micro SD card .....so no data link required. There have been several upgrades over the year and it works...
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,906
Posted By Twohondas
I have a couple of ramps for my pickup/trailer. I...

I have a couple of ramps for my pickup/trailer. I think if I had to buy one now (in addition to what I have) I would get a dual purpose readyramp.

...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-01-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,263
Posted By Twohondas
I run Mapsource on a Surface Pro with Win 8.1.

I run Mapsource on a Surface Pro with Win 8.1.
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By Twohondas
Unfortunately I have been on some dirt roads on...

Unfortunately I have been on some dirt roads on my VFR the last couple of years.

http://www.vfrdiscussion.com/forum/uploads/gallery/album_6521/med_gallery_2144_6521_815806.jpg

I bought...
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By Twohondas
I have the first generation SW sidecase racks...

I have the first generation SW sidecase racks with HB bags on my 5th gen VFR.

http://www.vfrdiscussion.com/forum/uploads/gallery/album_5984/med_gallery_2144_5984_10579.jpg

...
Forum: Equipment 12-19-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 39,689
Posted By Twohondas
Seems to me the 10 would be more pocket able as...

Seems to me the 10 would be more pocket able as well...better for indoors, parties plus underwater etc. I rarely take these kind of photos on MC tours but.........this camera could be used in just...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-19-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,298
Posted By Twohondas
Have you tried a reboot..............Delete and...

Have you tried a reboot..............Delete and reload program and try again!
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-17-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 24,885
Posted By Twohondas
I have had good luck with tracking with SPOT 2...

I have had good luck with tracking with SPOT 2 and have missed maybe a handful of 10 minute track reports in over 3 years of use. I have not had to summon help/SOS.

I have used it on three...
Forum: Equipment 11-29-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 92,145
Posted By Twohondas
One liter MSR bottle under left Saddlebag. Serves...

One liter MSR bottle under left Saddlebag. Serves as backup stove fuel too.

http://www.vfrdiscussion.com/forum/uploads/gallery/album_2760/med_gallery_2144_2760_3188695.jpg
Forum: Equipment 11-27-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,441
Posted By Twohondas
Compact Waterproof cameras "shine" when the...

Compact Waterproof cameras "shine" when the weather turns to crap but also excel when there are bugs and dirt in the air.
...
Forum: Equipment 11-26-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,441
Posted By Twohondas
The Nikon AW110 and TG2 were considered the pick...

The Nikon AW110 and TG2 were considered the pick of the litter in a recent DPReview test of compact waterproof cameras.

http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/2013-waterproof-roundup

The AW1 is...
Forum: Equipment 11-06-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 39,689
Posted By Twohondas
Glad we have more choices! It is like finding...

Glad we have more choices! It is like finding the perfect bike................it depends. :freaky
Forum: Equipment 11-06-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 39,689
Posted By Twohondas
Here is the most comprehensive Nikon AW1 review I...

Here is the most comprehensive Nikon AW1 review I have read. Talks to ISO and other questions. I have not actually touched the camera yet but have been looking for it at brick and mortar locations.
...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-31-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,473
Posted By Twohondas
THe 660/665 is a much better track machine. ...

THe 660/665 is a much better track machine.

The 550 will work with tracks but...........

Here is an example. I made a track in a lake. Used the 550 to convert to a route. You can see it...
Forum: Road warriors 10-31-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 2,900
Views: 491,539
Posted By Twohondas
The previous post picture is from the Downtown...

The previous post picture is from the Downtown Monterey gig at the MotoGP at Laguna Seca California. Wall to wall bikes and folks as they close off the street for bike nuts. ...
Forum: Road warriors 10-30-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2,900
Views: 491,539
Posted By Twohondas
I have been lucky with my stock screen on my 5th...

I have been lucky with my stock screen on my 5th Gen. Indeed I have been thru many screens on my Goldwing trying to get the perfect balance while I am still riding with my OEM screen on the VFR. I...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-12-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 22,429
Posted By Twohondas
What do you folks use for a mounting setup on the...

What do you folks use for a mounting setup on the 2595?
Forum: Equipment 10-08-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 39,689
Posted By Twohondas
The AW I lens does stick out more than the...

The AW I lens does stick out more than the compact high end P&S types such as the P7000 but the AW1 continues to grow on me.

Additional protective cases (body and lens). I used to think these...
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