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Forum: Parallel Universe 04-21-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 949
Posted By Bear Creek West
Question re: oil weight... I'm 175lbs, have...

Question re: oil weight...
I'm 175lbs, have some .55 Olin springs on the way...
itsatdm, did you mess around with different weights of oil? I was thinking of just plunking in the 7.5 weight - I...
Forum: Canada 04-05-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
Hey Bob. Actually that's my bud Zane on his...

Hey Bob.
Actually that's my bud Zane on his new to him '05. He just picked it up from Woody's this winter.
Wow! Your Honda looks seriously plush! You towing a camper?[emoji1]


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Forum: Vendors 04-04-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,170
Posted By Bear Creek West
Just installed my new juice today (f800). Very...

Just installed my new juice today (f800). Very satisfied!


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Forum: Canada 04-04-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/04/04/f3ce26d...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/04/04/f3ce26dcc4a8cdcc3c095c5854e60844.jpg


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Forum: Canada 04-04-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
Here are a few pics from Friday. ...

Here are a few pics from Friday.
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/04/04/01edc7d9388c0fc98cc672065b0f03f9.jpg
Little long lake road. Snow and ice but passable.
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-23-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 667
Posted By Bear Creek West
Alrighty then! Thanks Reaver - gives me some...

Alrighty then! Thanks Reaver - gives me some piece of mind.
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-22-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 667
Posted By Bear Creek West
Factory alarm system

I ordered my 2012 with the factory alarm but never use it - looking for some advice on removing it altogether. Is it a liability on the bike that may go south at some point and leave me immobilized?...
Forum: Canada 03-21-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
No sweat. Looking forward to checking out your...

No sweat. Looking forward to checking out your bike with the new suspension bits...if spring ever arrives lets go for a rip!


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Forum: Canada 03-20-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
Hey Bob. I think it's 150/70 17. One guy ahead of...

Hey Bob. I think it's 150/70 17. One guy ahead of you (with lightening fast text ability!) If it doesn't work for him you're next in line....


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Forum: Canada 03-20-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
Heindaeu k60 rear almost new. 17/ 150 or whatever...

Heindaeu k60 rear almost new. 17/ 150 or whatever off of f800gs. Has maybe 1000km, can't be bothered to sell or ship out of town. Would trade for case of beer or whatever seems fair??


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Forum: Canada 03-20-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
Anyone need a rear tire? Sent from my...

Anyone need a rear tire?


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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-14-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 3,443
Views: 180,661
Posted By Bear Creek West
I'm certainly not interested in trespassing into...

I'm certainly not interested in trespassing into hostile regions! Will likely stick to the paved regions that we know....Thanks, appreciate the info!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-14-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3,443
Views: 180,661
Posted By Bear Creek West
any newly un-gated roads?

Hi folks to the south!

Wondering if any of the gated dirt roads in the Adirondacks will opened up this spring? A group of us has taken a spring ride for the past few years where I have spent...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-06-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,188
Posted By Bear Creek West
Datel model?

Hey Smitty141.

Great looking dash set-up. Which model of Datel voltmeter is that?
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 41,345
Posted By Bear Creek West
Wow, even though you had me at Baha, your team...

Wow, even though you had me at Baha, your team description makes me want to tag along even more! :clap:clap

Must be great living in NM within striking distance of such great riding.

Bring on...
Forum: Ride reports 02-25-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,682
Posted By Bear Creek West
Hey Art. Great report! Would love to see a rr...

Hey Art.
Great report! Would love to see a rr from SMdA sometime! Give my old man a poke for me.
West.
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-08-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,358
Posted By Bear Creek West
Thanks Reaver and Cycledoc59. Good point on the...

Thanks Reaver and Cycledoc59. Good point on the cables impacting the scenario. I'll check mine based on this feel method, exactly as I've used on bicycles in the old days.

Weather in Kingston is...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-08-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,358
Posted By Bear Creek West
Your logic makes good sense to my...

Your logic makes good sense to my wrenching-rookie mind. One question, did you intend to say that if the bars do not move over easily, they are too tight?

Thanks...
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 211,429
Posted By Bear Creek West
Holy Sheeeeeiit. That was a great photo dump!:clap

Holy Sheeeeeiit. That was a great photo dump!:clap
Forum: Ride reports 11-09-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 235,733
Posted By Bear Creek West
Jealous

November in south eastern ON is taking it's toll on me....glad to have a report like yours to follow! Enjoy.

Are those my old scorpions you're rolling on?
Forum: Ride reports 11-05-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 211,429
Posted By Bear Creek West
Thanks for the ride!

Congratulations on an excellent year on the road, I have thoroughly enjoyed your RR - thanks again for taking us along on your ride!
Looking forward to your wrap-up posts!
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,731
Posted By Bear Creek West
Yes! I have unfinished business in Quidi Vidi -...

Yes! I have unfinished business in Quidi Vidi - need to share a pint with Lenny Hanlon....:freaky
Great report, really fuels my desire to plan another trip...
Forum: Ride reports 10-27-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,731
Posted By Bear Creek West
Excellent report! Makes me thirsty for some Quidi...

Excellent report! Makes me thirsty for some Quidi Vidi beer!


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Forum: Day Trippin' 10-07-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,405
Posted By Bear Creek West
Great start! Sent from my iPhone using...

Great start!


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Forum: Canada 08-26-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
Hey Bob. Hope you're not too banged up. Looks...

Hey Bob. Hope you're not too banged up. Looks like you need an '05 KLR!


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Forum: Ride reports 08-18-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,884
Posted By Bear Creek West
Lucky dog! Have a great trip Bob.

Lucky dog! Have a great trip Bob.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-08-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 42,936
Posted By Bear Creek West
Thanks, I'm not using the bolt mod, so didn't...

Thanks, I'm not using the bolt mod, so didn't need to change the bushing. Now on to riding and adjusting!


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Forum: Parallel Universe 08-08-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 42,936
Posted By Bear Creek West
I must be getting soft(er). Shock wiggled out no...

I must be getting soft(er). Shock wiggled out no problem.


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Forum: Parallel Universe 08-08-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 42,936
Posted By Bear Creek West
What's the socket trick? I'm 1/2 way through...

What's the socket trick? I'm 1/2 way through installing my new Olin, bolts are out but upper mount is in there very tight. I don't want to start prying on things if there's an easier way.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-30-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,867
Posted By Bear Creek West
Great report! Sorry you had such a rough go in...

Great report! Sorry you had such a rough go in Blanc Sablon - my experience was the opposite (as was our route counter-clockwise) - had a great chat with some of the local truckers during the boat...
Forum: Canada 07-24-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
County rd 10 (Perth rd), is smooth paved -...

County rd 10 (Perth rd), is smooth paved - perfect for sifting through the turns on a cruiser.... You can do a virtual ride on google street-view. Enjoy your ride!


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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-15-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 3,443
Views: 180,661
Posted By Bear Creek West
Coffee just tastes better now... ...

Coffee just tastes better now...
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/15/ja8anezu.jpg


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Forum: Ride reports 07-13-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 18,052
Posted By Bear Creek West
Thanks Deadly, I read your TransLab report as...

Thanks Deadly, I read your TransLab report as part of my prep for the ride, bummer your KTM had to end up in the back of a truck.

I can't wait for another extended trip somewhere - might take on...
Forum: Canada 07-12-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 9,731
Views: 674,971
Posted By Bear Creek West
We headed down for a few more KM, but eventually...

We headed down for a few more KM, but eventually turned around after the 1200GS in the group took a few naps. It was on the limit of my abilities, but very fun.

Agree with Deadly - this is one of...
Forum: Canada 07-12-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 9,731
Views: 674,971
Posted By Bear Creek West
Spent Thursday night at granite Lk. (on deadly's...

Spent Thursday night at granite Lk. (on deadly's recommendation). What a great area!! Can't wait to go back! Amazed at the incredible riding and camping so close to...
Forum: Canada 07-08-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 198,383
Posted By Bear Creek West
Thanks for the suggestion! Now just need more...

Thanks for the suggestion! Now just need more time to ride...


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Forum: Canada 07-07-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9,731
Views: 674,971
Posted By Bear Creek West
I'd love a copy of that as well!

I'd love a copy of that as well!
Forum: Canada 07-06-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9,731
Views: 674,971
Posted By Bear Creek West
Thanks - I'll keep check this out for another...

Thanks - I'll keep check this out for another possible spot in the future. Booked into the Granite Lk for this ride - just a quick overnight Thursday and full day ride on Friday. Looking forward to...
Forum: Canada 07-06-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9,731
Views: 674,971
Posted By Bear Creek West
Awesome! Thanks! Sent from my iPhone...

Awesome! Thanks!


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Forum: Canada 07-06-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9,731
Views: 674,971
Posted By Bear Creek West
Thanks, looking at the booking site right now. Do...

Thanks, looking at the booking site right now. Do you recall which of the 3 sites was the best? They are all available for the date I need...


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