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Forum: GS Boxers 06-18-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,203
Posted By whotmonster
Is that a sink? I am sure I can see the kitchen...

Is that a sink? I am sure I can see the kitchen sink on there :rofl:rofl

Congratulations! have a blast
Forum: Equipment 06-16-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,206
Posted By whotmonster
Mink oil all over, BUT, I did not seam seal. I...

Mink oil all over, BUT, I did not seam seal. I think if you believe you need to seam seal, you might want to do that first and then mink oil...all leather and make sure you get underneath the...
Forum: Equipment 06-16-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,206
Posted By whotmonster
All the noise goes away if you just mink oil the...

All the noise goes away if you just mink oil the boots...lasts at least 18 months...then do it again
Forum: Ride reports 03-28-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 467,898
Posted By whotmonster
Thank you for all the efforts in writing this, it...

Thank you for all the efforts in writing this, it was really fun and interesting and emotional to read. Great adventure by a brave young woman. Can't wait to hear about the next 10k miles
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 900
Posted By whotmonster
So

I have the vest and I love it. It did deploy on a very slow low side...ok a tip over with a fully loaded bike on a slight hill...foot slipped and down I went toward the downhill side. Landed...
Forum: Ride reports 12-31-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 83,837
Posted By whotmonster
How much?

The place looks beautiful. How much for the night?
Forum: Equipment 11-22-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,200
Posted By whotmonster
So

Agree with everyone that say frog togs suck...they leak in the crotch....bad bad bad

I was in a rush and bought a BMW one piece. I have ridden through hours and hours of rain with no leaks at...
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,010
Posted By whotmonster
Did I get this right

You are talking an average speed if you don't even stop for gas of just over 63mph

Be careful to say the very least
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 3,107
Views: 1,012,903
Posted By whotmonster
Ha I have one like that

http://thumb12.webshots.net/t/90/90/0/65/25/2938065250104787932yZOJdn_th.jpg (http://rides.webshots.com/photo/2938065250104787932yZOJdn)
Forum: Equipment 11-08-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 74,316
Posted By whotmonster
Awesom

I have had the Adventure Rain's for about 10k miles. I love them...Mink oil to get rid of the squeeking...had I not figured that out I would have tried a different boot:deal
Forum: Equipment 09-26-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 1,915
Views: 362,078
Posted By whotmonster
issues with Camp rules

I am really interested in getting a hammock tent, Love the concept...but do you run into campsites that won't allow you to tie to trees? and how often to you hit these rules?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,270
Posted By whotmonster
Dry Bag

I find that when I am taking long trips, a dry bag on the rear seat serves as a great backrest.
Forum: Equipment 09-05-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 906,837
Posted By whotmonster
The mink oil ...

The mink oil http://www.amazon.com/Golden-Mink-Oil-168-g/dp/B000HHQ42Y

That keep my Sidi Adventure Rain boots from squeaking http://www.revzilla.com/motorcycle/sidi-adventure-rain-boots

And...
Forum: Equipment 09-03-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 906,837
Posted By whotmonster
Ok so I am new to the thread but

I have had one of these for AT&T least is 15 years and I still thinks its awesome.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,184
Posted By whotmonster
Kaoko works great

This was easy to install and I love the way it works. Easy to engage, easy to release or override if necessary. Cramp busters are nice but not if you are crossing slabs and spending 14 hours in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 12,005
Posted By whotmonster
Rotflmao

I guess you have to be in a dark place for this

to strike as funny as it did..thanks. I needed the laugh:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Europe 08-30-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,594
Posted By whotmonster
What good people can do

So great to see all of the help that was offered up and I love that the bike was recovered...I hope the asshat that took it was soundly beaten:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,562
Posted By whotmonster
what happened

Did the guy ride out or not...hate it when the video ends and the ending has not really be reached!!
Forum: Ride reports 07-23-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 48,701
Posted By whotmonster
They were not gloating.

They were horrified. As you would be if your went to the sites of Hiroshima or Nagasaki.

War sucks for everyone but the mentally unstable

Thank you to our service men and women who put...
Forum: Ride reports 07-23-2012, 04:51 AM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 274,633
Posted By whotmonster
What camera were these taken with?

And if it was the go pro. What were the settings? And what was your speed?


Thanks
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 48,701
Posted By whotmonster
Subscribed

I am in...and wish so much I was IN I am ready for this. Had 2 weeks planned and had to cut short after 1 and was pissed. Good luck with the ride and perhaps if you are not looking for a job, one...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,723
Posted By whotmonster
+1 on the system.

Here is the smaller bag option with the same tank ring. Very convienent for fuel and for running in for food with all the necessary stuff

...
Forum: Ride reports 07-06-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 274,633
Posted By whotmonster
Florida to Alaska and back in 1 month

You need to slow down and smell the roses:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Ride reports 07-06-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 274,633
Posted By whotmonster
Try Safermoto.com

They are the distributor for the "hitair" vest which is like a personal airbag. I bought one and I love it
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,610
Posted By whotmonster
Pin lock

Forget all the antifog crap and just get a pin lock visor. They work so well you will be forever sorry you have ever been without one in cold damp weather
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,682
Posted By whotmonster
Now that is funny

I have always wanted to do that...but not sure the GSA handlebars would make it! Have a blast and make sure you get pictures of yourselves together...you will want those when you are old enough that...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-19-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 101,885
Posted By whotmonster
Time to Camp - Needed some fire wood

Camping out on the St Lawrence Seaway on the US Side...what a great time

http://inlinethumb36.webshots.com/49379/2523600740104787932S600x600Q85.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-04-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,411
Posted By whotmonster
No clrearance issues with bag in post 4...bars don't touch

you have full motion of the bars without touching the bag, and you have full visablity of the guages...

really works well. I installed it becasue I am about to leave (on the 11th) for a 10 trip...
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2012, 11:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,777
Posted By whotmonster
RIght behind you

I am meeting a friend on the southern end of Skyline Drive on the 11th and we are headed north north east with no real plan in place. Might swing south and East to Cape Cod when we get over that way...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 19,474
Posted By whotmonster
Never ever ride without it

The air vest is just to easy and light not to wear all the time
Forum: GS Boxers 06-04-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,411
Posted By whotmonster
I use the really small bag

I wired this in so I could have a small easy to grab bag where I could also charge a variety of devices underway.

http://inlinethumb44.webshots.com/51563/2836102120104787932S600x600Q85.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,300
Posted By whotmonster
Wow. An Optimus 8r with pump

Got mine in 1976 and I love it. Bought the kids more modern designs but I can't give mine up. Still have mydown bag from 1976 and for any diehards out there...I still have my Omnipotent tent. 4...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,138
Posted By whotmonster
Well done

You should apply for a job in design with BMW...just becasue its designed to be tough doesn't mean it can't look good as you suggest
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,623
Posted By whotmonster
12000 since June

You are certainly ahead of me and I thought I was riding alot. Full time job with airtravel is a bitch. Same story though...service it, replace one low beam, 1 rear tire, and service every 6k. No...
Forum: Equipment 04-20-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,980
Posted By whotmonster
Mink oil on all leather bits

This worked very well. My boots no longer squeek at all.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,697
Posted By whotmonster
Mine has been a charm

I bought mine used with 16 miles...yes that was 16. Less then 20!!! Bought it in OK rode it back to NC for its first 1300 miles. Since last may I have put 12,000 miles on it mostly with a decent...
Forum: Equipment 03-30-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,980
Posted By whotmonster
Make the squeek go away

Mink oil does the trick. Apply, let sit, wipe them down and enjoy the quiet. Make sure to pull the plastic away from the leather in the back...not hard to do.
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 343,596
Posted By whotmonster
surprised more didn't jump on that

" One finger works for me;)" :deal
Forum: GS Boxers 03-14-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,763
Views: 645,152
Posted By whotmonster
hmmm...I did that

http://inlinethumb35.webshots.com/46626/2938065250104787932S600x600Q85.jpg (http://rides.webshots.com/photo/2938065250104787932yZOJdn)

and this pulled me out
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-14-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,835
Posted By whotmonster
ahhhhh

so that's what I have been doing wrong...or right...

on my best day, women confuse the shit out of me

as for this thread...I have 11k miles on a 2011 I picked up in June...do I need to treat...
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