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Forum: GS Boxers 01-02-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 12,891
Posted By Traveling QMS
Slight distraction here, A fellow I went to...

Slight distraction here,

A fellow I went to high school with had a hard time removing the oil drain plug on his car. Wrench didn't provide enough leverage, so on to the ratchet, then the bigger...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-31-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,666
Posted By Traveling QMS
So when do we get the pictures? A GS of any...

So when do we get the pictures?

A GS of any sort may not be that impressive on paper, but it is more than able to get you arrested most any where. :clap
Forum: Vendors 12-29-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 169,931
Posted By Traveling QMS
Hi Poolside, I know Mr. Marketing will say...

Hi Poolside,

I know Mr. Marketing will say Yes...

But I am approaching a bit of a problem here.

My bike and I are leaving in ten days. After that the address I gave you to ship to will no...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-20-2012, 01:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 876
Posted By Traveling QMS
Took me a bit to find it again. ...

Took me a bit to find it again.

http://www.unitgarage.com/data/prod/img/3.jpg




http://www.unitgarage.com
Forum: GS Boxers 12-20-2012, 12:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 876
Posted By Traveling QMS
What you seek has been done. I really hope...

What you seek has been done.

I really hope you heal well. Being hurt and lame really sucks, I hope I never get there again, but alas I am alive, so it will happen again, I guess...

Here is a...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-19-2012, 11:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,279
Posted By Traveling QMS
Are you thinking of Copart? Seems most of the...

Are you thinking of Copart? Seems most of the salvage in this area ends up with them.

http://www.copart.com/c2/copart_home_page.html
Forum: Vendors 11-26-2012, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 169,931
Posted By Traveling QMS
Thank you for the information. I'm glad you...

Thank you for the information. I'm glad you think your done breaking your stuff now.
Forum: Equipment 11-25-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 64,277
Posted By Traveling QMS
But di he ever plug in your heated visor?

But di he ever plug in your heated visor?
Forum: Vendors 11-23-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 169,931
Posted By Traveling QMS
Mr. Marketing and Mr. Production, I'll be...

Mr. Marketing and Mr. Production,

I'll be leaving the mainland before too long and will not have any one to recive your fabulous product at my door.

We have untill the first of the year and ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,256
Posted By Traveling QMS
Depends upon your mission. How much do you want...

Depends upon your mission. How much do you want to carry? Do you want to travel a great distance? Do you want to travel a great distance with a woman?

If you can travel with a sane load the KLR...
Forum: The Garage 10-20-2012, 11:36 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 10,660
Posted By Traveling QMS
Oh wow this one is easy... Porsche 356 ...

Oh wow this one is easy...

Porsche 356

Every thing you know from the VW transfers... They even come from the factory with adjustable beams.

But you get more power, more smile, but bigger...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,210
Posted By Traveling QMS
Sounds to me like your mind is made up and you...

Sounds to me like your mind is made up and you are going to be cleaning up some corrosion and neglect.

I have both and when I am starting out to go for a few days, I take the 1150. The overdrive...
Forum: Vendors 09-04-2012, 11:01 PM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 169,931
Posted By Traveling QMS
Being of the QMS slice of life I am used to both...

Being of the QMS slice of life I am used to both and more.

Bring it on...

PS: KS of IDaho
Forum: GS Boxers 09-04-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,225
Posted By Traveling QMS
How about a solenoid in the positive lead just...

How about a solenoid in the positive lead just like an airplane master switch? Activate the solenoid by closing the ground to the coil with a switch and you have an added bonus of theft protection...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-04-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,764
Posted By Traveling QMS
Thought about your situation some more today...

Thought about your situation some more today while inside my welding helmet under an old rusty porsche...

Your solution to getting the screw out is obvious. :clap

Make your brother do it!
Forum: Vendors 09-04-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 169,931
Posted By Traveling QMS
So the marketing department has had its effect...

So the marketing department has had its effect upon me.

Now I can join in with some of the others and start whining and moaning about where is the gadget and why isn't it here yet!
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,764
Posted By Traveling QMS
Are you planning to do your weld repair in place?...

Are you planning to do your weld repair in place?

In your situation, I think I might get some automatic transmission fluid and mix it 50/50 with acetone. Best penetrating oil I have ever used.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-01-2012, 11:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,764
Posted By Traveling QMS
That bolt should be a screw that is threaded into...

That bolt should be a screw that is threaded into a blind hole in the plastic of the beak.

Have you tried to get a lever under the tab to help "pull" the screw out as you turn it?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-01-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,764
Posted By Traveling QMS
If you have TIG welding ability or access to...

If you have TIG welding ability or access to someone the part can be repaired. Without easy access to repair, then the new replacement part starts to look attractive.

For now in the short term...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-01-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,764
Posted By Traveling QMS
Or replace with new. List price new for...

Or replace with new.

List price new for part number 46632328688 is $149.76.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-31-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,764
Posted By Traveling QMS
Look for a couple of tabs below the oil cooler. ...

Look for a couple of tabs below the oil cooler. They like to crack as the photo shows.

http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-15102260216258_2225_80848291
Forum: The Garage 07-27-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,235
Posted By Traveling QMS
folks before mentioned unibits for your sheet...

folks before mentioned unibits for your sheet metal. I like unibits for round holes in thin metal, but that is not where i go first.

I may have missed you needing deep hole drilling, all I have...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,155
Posted By Traveling QMS
On the 1150xx do you have the tray for the ABS...

On the 1150xx do you have the tray for the ABS Modulator in place or is it just a void place? The stock tray for the Modulator looks to me to be able to fit another stock size battery with out...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By Traveling QMS
As the guy above said, weld. Or just take...

As the guy above said, weld.

Or just take your little rotary file and smooth up the surface of the fin remnant on the cylinder and have a story to tell at the camp fire.
Forum: The Garage 07-05-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,344
Posted By Traveling QMS
And yes the Belaire mentioned earlier bought my...

And yes the Belaire mentioned earlier bought my eye before I saw this thread.

That is a fair deal.
Forum: The Garage 07-05-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,344
Posted By Traveling QMS
Exactly to all of the above pushing the...

Exactly to all of the above pushing the "Industrial" machines.

I tend to shun the IR pumps because of weak valves and more maintenance to keep them running.

In piston compressors I like Quincy....
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 674
Posted By Traveling QMS
I've been experimenting with a battery from...

I've been experimenting with a battery from Interstate, part number SLA1116 for a retail price of $75.

First one is in a 1100RS and the other is in a 1150GS.

I am happy so far and the oldest...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Traveling QMS
Thanks Terry for saving me a bunch of work today....

Thanks Terry for saving me a bunch of work today. i couldn't remember where i had seen your presentation.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Traveling QMS
Guys, the system is quite simple. The pistons in...

Guys, the system is quite simple. The pistons in the Unit drop pressure when needed, since that is rare the pistons stick.

On the top of the ABS unit you will see two Big (like 24mm ish) nuts. ...
Forum: Airheads 05-30-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 655
Posted By Traveling QMS
My parts are on the way from Bing. The cat...

My parts are on the way from Bing.

The cat really did KNOW his product.

Prices were very competitive with the rest of the internet, but I feel much more comfortable that I will receive the...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Traveling QMS
Mine did that for a while. After many of...

Mine did that for a while.

After many of the simple fixes gave no long lasting results I went and pulled the pistons out of the ABS unit, cleaned the bores and pistons. Flushed the ABS "machine"...
Forum: Airheads 05-29-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,108
Posted By Traveling QMS
Since you sound new to the airhead, and you are...

Since you sound new to the airhead, and you are in the Bay.

Have you met Ted Porter?
Forum: Airheads 05-29-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,108
Posted By Traveling QMS
I think my 1979 R65 just might be my favorite...

I think my 1979 R65 just might be my favorite airhead of the bunch I have. And I do have a small herd of them.

Fix the leak. You will find it to be easy. Then ride the snot out of that little...
Forum: Equipment 05-29-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,263
Posted By Traveling QMS
I used to always use pledge or later the dollar...

I used to always use pledge or later the dollar store version for the airplane plexiglass.

Then I found a product that I LOVED, but the company slowed down. They still have the best product,...
Forum: Airheads 05-29-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 655
Posted By Traveling QMS
By the way I have been lurking here for some time...

By the way I have been lurking here for some time now and find you folks most useful for information.

Mostly I am working on /5 through my '94 R100R. This trip into the /2 world has been...
Forum: Airheads 05-29-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 655
Posted By Traveling QMS
I have found and looked at the website. Have...

I have found and looked at the website.

Have not called them or E-mailed yet.

My thought was to see if there was a well thought of known source in here.

I'd be happy to buy from a source...
Forum: Airheads 05-29-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 655
Posted By Traveling QMS
R60 Bing Parts Source?

Hello Folks,

I'm working on an old R60 and need a float and float shaft/needle. My old floats are 7 gram units and the carb bodies are the small chamber side car type.

In addition I need to...
Forum: Europe 05-28-2012, 12:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,810
Posted By Traveling QMS
Good morning to you. National Holiday here...

Good morning to you.

National Holiday here as well. Used to drive me nutty tying to keep track of the holidays in the two countries and still get things done.

I hope our original poster gets...
Forum: Europe 05-27-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,810
Posted By Traveling QMS
Wow you are up earlier than I expected. I hope...

Wow you are up earlier than I expected. I hope you had a good breakfast.

How long have you been in France?

I do miss working and traveling the area you are in. My home plate was a few miles...
Forum: Europe 05-27-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,810
Posted By Traveling QMS
You could try this, Fnac...

You could try this,



Fnac Aix-en-Provence
(Tous produits)
160 avenue Giuseppe Verdi
Les Allées Provençales Aix-en-Provence 13100
Tel : 0825 020 020 (0.15€ TTC/min)
Horaires d'ouverture :...
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