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Forum: Day Trippin' 09-07-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 321
Posted By Metalsapo
Riding back home.

Hi, this is a little clip and third of this 3 day trip and i want you to check how was it and the end of the offroad experience entering the asphalt and dealing with rain, thanks for watching and...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-31-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,083
Posted By Metalsapo
I must say that today 17 motorcycles rode offroad...

I must say that today 17 motorcycles rode offroad for 100 km this morning, i was included, breakfast and all, 2 of the riders work in the BMW, they just said that spay oil is not that good but better...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,083
Posted By Metalsapo
Ok do you know why?

Ok
do you know why?
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,854
Posted By Metalsapo
Hi, i use the wolfman monarch, and when i dont...

Hi, i use the wolfman monarch, and when i dont travel with them i use une to stick inside the top pannier for the things inside dont bounce inside like crazy, this top pannier is for security of my...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,083
Posted By Metalsapo
Chain maintenance

here is a video of my method, so, enjoy and allways keep the good vibe come this way.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgl878_3Vm0
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,465
Posted By Metalsapo
BMW racks with wolfman saddles, in the future for...

BMW racks with wolfman saddles, in the future for longer trips i will get the aluminium original bmw panniers.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DGRSbw6Ay7Q
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,469
Posted By Metalsapo
Get it used, any 800 cc BMW is way better than a...

Get it used, any 800 cc BMW is way better than a car, jajajajjajaja, and just have in mind that is a heavy bike, and also with time you will be investing in comfort, wind shield, pegs, luggage,...
Forum: Equipment 08-26-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By Metalsapo
Wolfman Monarch Pass in BMW racks

For a small trip, i choose the Monarch for now, and later on on a serious border passing trip, i will get the aluminium pair, for now its just perfect, here a video of the installation, thanks....
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-16-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 12,642
Posted By Metalsapo
Im 30, bought mine at 29, this is a ego thread!

Im 30, bought mine at 29, this is a ego thread!
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-15-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 131,428
Posted By Metalsapo
Third day of my first adventure, check it out and...

Third day of my first adventure, check it out and the other two days in my youtube channel.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IYuGX1cqwE
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-15-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,575
Posted By Metalsapo
Nice

Very good, i had my first adventure recorded, and i liked allot your story, funny, very good.
Everything thrown at once, jaja, great.
check it out.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IYuGX1cqwE
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-15-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By Metalsapo
Complete.

Now you can see the rest of the adventure, thanks for the support and advice.
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-14-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By Metalsapo
950 km in Guatemala, Off road, rain, rivers, etc.

Hi guys, may 1st was the second day of tree with the BMW Guatemala tour to Chajmaic, Alta Verapaz Guatemala C.A. with 13 bikes, i like to go last and relaxed, a pickup was covering our behinds, and...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-13-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 277
Posted By Metalsapo
Rack installation (Video)

Hi guys, the plan is to make an investment for the luggage system that BMW has for the twins, the aluminium panniers but for now is too expensive for my budget but i could take advantage from it...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-08-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,471
Posted By Metalsapo
Laugh Its all about...

No, i think it is all about how do you ride a bike, i have seen scooters with off road tires and having fun, full equipment rides, etc, also, big 1300 bikes afraid to all, they need the airport to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-05-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,297
Posted By Metalsapo
My F650GS is great, not the smallest, and not...

My F650GS is great, not the smallest, and not even close the biggest, i like that the two pistons give it a great power, and i have to be careful in downhills when i offroad, it is configured for...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-30-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 374
Posted By Metalsapo
Lights for F650GS (Fog)

Hi, i have been looking for several lights with the following propuse.

1. Auxiliary lights for other vehicles to see me day and night, not powerful.
2. Fog

The first lights need them non...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-30-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,086
Posted By Metalsapo
Thumbs down :rofl It is about the looks, jajajja, of...

:rofl

It is about the looks, jajajja, of course, i have a F650GS twin also and the only thing that i envy the F800GS is because the front suspension looks, double disc, bigger inverted forks, is...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-26-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,301
Posted By Metalsapo
Abner, thank you, i will purchase the sprocket...

Abner, thank you, i will purchase the sprocket very soon and re thread you with my modification results, i take notes of the KPG i do with the bike, and average is doing 90 KPG, and the modification...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-24-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,301
Posted By Metalsapo
Thanks

Yesterday i got my answers, i went to the BMW and asked to the mechanic manager (i hope you understand this) what i could get from a sprocket change, if it is good or not?
He said that is a very...
Forum: Vendors 04-23-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 57,196
Posted By Metalsapo
Nice invention for the twins, i would love to...

Nice invention for the twins, i would love to have an extra red gallon hanging from the pannier, but yours looks great.
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-23-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,301
Posted By Metalsapo
Mmmmmm....

No Abs for my bike, first model in Guatemala. 2008 show room bike.
Yes i do use the front brake in straight downhill paths, anyway, first answer
score is.
Sprocket
No change 1
Change 0
Thanks,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-23-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,301
Posted By Metalsapo
SPROCKET change?

I will make a story to explain myself, i dont speak perfect english so i must ask a little patience and basic english words please, the technical stuff is something im still learning.
Hi for a...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-22-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 7,765
Views: 2,562,168
Posted By Metalsapo
New Pic F798GS

http://i1315.photobucket.com/albums/t587/metalsapo/IMG_2371_zps72448f7c.jpg
Hope you to like this one.
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-22-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,620
Posted By Metalsapo
sprocket change?

Ok, you caught me running, jajajjaja, i thought that torque modifications are only to be done via computer and gasoline adaptations, but the sprocket change is something i like allot more, i will...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-17-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,620
Posted By Metalsapo
thanks

Thank you, i will investigate deeply in this matter, and also to make a clear point in this, im looking for, fuel economy, and most important torque response, downhills in a controlled slower speed....
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-17-2013, 03:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,620
Posted By Metalsapo
Wunderlich performance controller and F650GS

Hi, im wondering if anyone has installed the performance controller for the F650GS, if it is worth it, fuel economy and torque?
For instance, torque will give me more control when a steep downhill...
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By Metalsapo
Thak you guys.

You have big bikes there, the big dinosaurs, and you said no problem with them, its ok for me, i do offroad and planing on develop great here in my F650GS, i just find that on pavement and of course...
Forum: Equipment 04-15-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By Metalsapo
Continental TKC80

Hi friends, i just thought to be nice to dedicate the Thread to the great continental TKC80 and to know what you think from them, and also, when is best to change them? and here a picture of one of...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-12-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7,765
Views: 2,562,168
Posted By Metalsapo
Again, it did not work.

http://i1315.photobucket.com/albums/t587/metalsapo/IMG_2276_zps35183b27.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-12-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7,765
Views: 2,562,168
Posted By Metalsapo
http://s1315.photobucket.com/user/metalsapo/media/...

http://s1315.photobucket.com/user/metalsapo/media/IMG_2276_zps35183b27.jpg.html?sort=3&o=0

This is my Motorcycle, its named "La Milagrosa", it has a one of a kind painting job and hope it is great...
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 428,673
Posted By Metalsapo
Good camera (The best), bad battery life (the worst)

I have mine with a helmet configuration, and yes, it is short period of battery, with the battery expansion, i have a little more, but dont get that enthusiastic, time lapse is the best bet, just...
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 525
Posted By Metalsapo
3 Jacket Philosophy

Hi, i would like again to help myself reading your opinion and experience.
I live in a tropical country, Guatemala, it almost all the time hot and humid, it is really short periods of dry dusty...
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2013, 06:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,357
Posted By Metalsapo
Well...

I conclude in that the helmet is not the big problem, i really like my helmet, and as i said before, i may be over reacting the issue to explain why i was considering other helmet, but for my purpose...
Forum: Equipment 04-02-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,357
Posted By Metalsapo
Cool2 Touring and Offroad Helmet

Hi, i need you guys to give me a nice advice on this one.
I have a C2 Schuberth helmet and the only helmet i have ever owned, and it is getting to the point where when i am Off-roading the helmet...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-09-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,698
Posted By Metalsapo
Yes it is true.

Yesterday my F650GS was with the BMW mecanic service, and the valve packing was starting to leak some oil, very invisible until you touch it, i drive it offroad allmost every day and the dust betray...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-09-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 877
Posted By Metalsapo
Ok

I will practice...
Great info thanks
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-08-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 877
Posted By Metalsapo
How to wheelie a F650GS 2008

So, Offroad i went and fall...
Better tires...
Crash bars...
"Steel plate" installed...
Books i have and DVDs
So BMW beginner course i did take...
So a log was infront of me, :huh
It was about...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-08-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,534
Posted By Metalsapo
F650GS OffRoad

Hi, i live in Guatemala City, and i work in the sides of the city, and it is a daily adventure, there are 30 KM to work, and 6 Km in a offroad terrain with rocks, mud, people, dogs, cows, 125 cc...
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