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 40 of 254
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Stephenmarklay
Forum: Ride reports 09-21-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By Stephenmarklay
It looks like a fantastic trip. I have no clue...

It looks like a fantastic trip. I have no clue how your wife made it on the back of an 899. She must have a true iron butt.
Forum: Thumpers 09-18-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 354
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Its likely fine.

Its likely fine.
Forum: Beasts 09-17-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,441
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Says who?

Says who?
Forum: Beasts 09-17-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,441
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I actually think I may put one in my garage. I...

I actually think I may put one in my garage. I have always like the Triumph but it was ultimately not inspiring enough. To bulky and weighty.
Forum: Beasts 09-17-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,441
Posted By Stephenmarklay
This will not disappoint :D

This will not disappoint :D
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-12-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,807
Posted By Stephenmarklay
For sure, don't get too bent out of shape Giamhe....

For sure, don't get too bent out of shape Giamhe. These guys are just being wise guys. But there is indeed some wisdom in all of this.

I think you would be a bit challenged on the the height of...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-12-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I know, I originally misread or misinterpreted it.

I know, I originally misread or misinterpreted it.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-12-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Stephenmarklay
mispost. Misunderstood above quote.

mispost. Misunderstood above quote.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-11-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,429
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Yes you are not having any luck at all with your...

Yes you are not having any luck at all with your bike :(

Having said that if the shock went out at 15k and you did not have the other issues I would not think twice. My last VStrom's shock went...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-11-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Stephenmarklay
With all do respect Hamish none of those link...

With all do respect Hamish none of those link will help him. He wants more sweep and I don't think any of them will give him that.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-10-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I have said some of he craziest shit since the...

I have said some of he craziest shit since the advent of auto correct :huh
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-08-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Ok I got it back together again. I decided to...

Ok I got it back together again. I decided to slant the risers forward. This is a better standing position.

I put some blue loctite on the big bolts but I have a feeling they will still tend to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-08-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,047
Posted By Stephenmarklay
These look great. The only thing I like with...

These look great. The only thing I like with soft bags is the ability to use them without the top straps that go over the seat.

Kurt at Blackdog has the Enduristan bags which are also very nice...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-07-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Well I kind of got it all working. I did not...

Well I kind of got it all working.

I did not get them straight up. I did not want to beat the hell out of it.

Anyway I went for a 50 mile ride just to see how it felt etc. I like it. I is...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-07-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I did learn one thing. Don't take a rubber...

I did learn one thing. Don't take a rubber mallet to the situation at 5:30am Sunday or your wife will come out with a scowl and say what are you doing out here :)
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-07-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,236
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Especially of you put an old towel on the ground...

Especially of you put an old towel on the ground under it.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-06-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Gotcha. Kind of a pain in the ass really. I...

Gotcha. Kind of a pain in the ass really. I will play with them tomorrow. I was having some upper back pain on my last trip so I wanted some adjustability. Hopefully they help.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-06-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Its the stock lower clamp that is no symmetrical...

Its the stock lower clamp that is no symmetrical rather than the top clamp at least on my 2014.

I rotated my stock lower clamp 180 so the now the rear has no gap with the clamp installed. I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-06-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Rox Riser install

I am an idiot. Now that we have established this important fact. I am having issues.

So how is it possible to mount the riser straight up i.e. not tilted back and tighten the front bolt?

I...
Forum: Road warriors 09-06-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 2,025
Views: 325,024
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Does anyone know if the foot peg fit is different...

Does anyone know if the foot peg fit is different between the 2004-2010 R1200R vs the 2011 forward?

I would like to get some SW-Motech foot pegs but they show fit only 2011 forward.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-04-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By Stephenmarklay
AHH thats right! I forgot about that. Is it...

AHH thats right! I forgot about that. Is it treating you well?
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-04-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Seat Concepts TALL?

Who has this one and how tall are you? If anyone had a change to compare it to the BMW rally seat that would be useful.

I am thinking of going with a Seat Concepts seat but hesitate on the...
Forum: Road warriors 09-03-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 11,241
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I should see the bike in a couple weeks. I am...

I should see the bike in a couple weeks. I am surprised how well they kept it from seeing the light of day. Dealers got a real glimpse last year.

I kind of wonder about JFK now.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-01-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I don't think you really want to be taking off...

I don't think you really want to be taking off the rack when you are not using the bags. The basic rack (vario cases) comes off easy enough but you do have to wiggle it around a bit and scratching...
Forum: Canada 09-01-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,224
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I use a first gear Kathmandu outfit and it has...

I use a first gear Kathmandu outfit and it has proven pretty good in snow and rain and not to $.

If they use salt in your area get CRC heavy duty rust inhibitor and spray the bike and wheels (not...
Forum: Vendors 08-30-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 14,857
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I ordered up a pair.

I ordered up a pair.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-29-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 736
Posted By Stephenmarklay
The low F800GS seat does not fit the GSA. Do you...

The low F800GS seat does not fit the GSA. Do you have a GSA or GS?
Forum: Road warriors 08-28-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 177,732
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Looks great! A skid plate may be on your...

Looks great! A skid plate may be on your Christmas List.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-28-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 736
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Post a picture.

Post a picture.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-22-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 736
Posted By Stephenmarklay
If your bike is a GSA not a GS then your seat is...

If your bike is a GSA not a GS then your seat is not a low seat. You will likely need to go custom.
Forum: Equipment 08-22-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Forum: Road warriors 08-21-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 177,732
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I like the rear GS mudguard. I may try that on...

I like the rear GS mudguard. I may try that on my 12R.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-19-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 635
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Come see me at the dealer I work at. I have a...

Come see me at the dealer I work at. I have a few in stock. We can help you out :D
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2,025
Views: 325,024
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Good looking bike Redsprocket

Good looking bike Redsprocket
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 177,732
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Awesome.

Awesome.
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2,025
Views: 325,024
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Yeah I have been riding mine more than the 800...

Yeah I have been riding mine more than the 800 since I got it. Fun bike.
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 177,732
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Thanks, I am looking for the bend of the RnineT....

Thanks, I am looking for the bend of the RnineT. I have a r1200r and I want to put fat bars on it. The RnineT has a good amount of sweep to be comfy.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-16-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,638
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Looks cool.

Looks cool.
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 177,732
Posted By Stephenmarklay
Anyone have RnineT handlebars for sale

I am looking for some stock bars. PM me if you do.

Thanks.
Forum: Road warriors 08-15-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2,025
Views: 325,024
Posted By Stephenmarklay
I just depends on the use. I like them both a...

I just depends on the use. I like them both a lot but differently.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 254

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 04:20 PM.


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