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Forum: Equipment 03-17-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,223
Posted By Trail'R
You are right and the picture provides different...

You are right and the picture provides different dimensions. I grabbed the bag with a tape measure and was able to confirm it is compliant and is as shown in the photos. Not sure why the...
Forum: Equipment 03-17-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,223
Posted By Trail'R
The Fliegerduffel is 22x14x9, so it meets the FAA...

The Fliegerduffel is 22x14x9, so it meets the FAA luggage requirements. There is a larger Doppelduffel that will most certainly not meet the requirements due to the increased size.

the...
Forum: Equipment 03-15-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,223
Posted By Trail'R
Not your most conventional travel bag, but the...

Not your most conventional travel bag, but the Maxpedition Fliegerduffel is currently my bag of choice for versatility and ruggedness. Great zippers and stitch quality, just pack, cinch and go. I...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-20-2011, 10:24 AM
Replies: 3,799
Views: 556,260
Posted By Trail'R
What he said.....:freaky

What he said.....:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 10-17-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3,799
Views: 556,260
Posted By Trail'R
Now things are just getting crazy. I just...

Now things are just getting crazy. I just ordered a 2nd IICE Air after winning the auction to support Baldy. I don't even have a 2nd Oil Head to plug this thing into and I am still waiting on...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-09-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3,799
Views: 556,260
Posted By Trail'R
Thumb I am not sure how much you need, but I can say...

I am not sure how much you need, but I can say that as the high bid auction winner, I am still waiting. That may give you a starting price.

I am happily waiting my place in line. Poolside...
Forum: Vendors 08-11-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1,133
Views: 160,604
Posted By Trail'R
In for $171.50. Looks like I will be...

In for $171.50.

Looks like I will be skipping my morning coffee for awhile.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-30-2010, 05:12 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 40,709
Posted By Trail'R
Good luck using the Rolla DMV. I use to frequent...

Good luck using the Rolla DMV. I use to frequent them when I was there in the 90's and never had any luck. Just wait until the next election and you will see the staff turnover and then give it...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,540
Posted By Trail'R
Here is my version of the aux tank using a 5...

Here is my version of the aux tank using a 5 gallon fuel cell from summit. The system is gravity feed into the tank via a bulkhead fitting and a very short street elbow tapped into the fuel pump...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-23-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 74,345
Posted By Trail'R
You are in luck! I read this post yesterday and...

You are in luck! I read this post yesterday and today I received my pre-owned 478 which has a dead battery. It is yours as long as you post details on the mod.

Looks like I will be trying out...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-17-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 5,939
Posted By Trail'R
Nope, but I would vote for Old skool.

Nope, but I would vote for Old skool.
Forum: Old's Cool 04-16-2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,308
Posted By Trail'R
St. Louis has gone through some hard times with...

St. Louis has gone through some hard times with dealerships. It is good to see that Honz is supporting the local riders. Honz helped me out with gear selection as well as let me ride my first BMW...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-11-2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By Trail'R
Fixed!

Thanks to OzRob and Anorak for the advice. I was able to nudge the guide up from the valve cover side to align the holes. Everything is back together.

Note to self: pay attention while there...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-11-2009, 02:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By Trail'R
1150GS LH Cam Chain Guide Rail Bolt?

Ok, some days are better spent not touching the bike. My mind was elsewhere when I removed the bolt below in the photo. I am guessing this is the cam chain guide rail bolt.

Now that I have it...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-05-2009, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,360
Posted By Trail'R
:rofl That is when the weather is a little worse...

:rofl That is when the weather is a little worse than "raining cats and dogs"

Thanks for the info, I will see if I can find some silicone that will do the trick. The actual protector does not...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-04-2009, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,360
Posted By Trail'R
Tip Needed for Garmin 276c Screen Protector Repair

Here is the deal: My loyal 276c screen protector came loose a few years back. It works fine, but I never felt the need to send it back for a repair. Having is loose did pose issues with the water...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-31-2007, 10:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,235
Posted By Trail'R
USA MO Eureka Dave Clark's Forever Endeavor Cycles

New shop address for Dave.

21 East 5th Street
Eureka, MO. 63025
(636)938-7336

http://www.abcbmw.com/
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-22-2006, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By Trail'R
I see, so the weather is from the XM satellite. ...

I see, so the weather is from the XM satellite. Makes since, what does the weather have to do with the GPS satellite anyway?
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-22-2006, 09:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By Trail'R
Good info, I did not know that was an option. Do...

Good info, I did not know that was an option. Do you have to use the puck to receive the weather information or can the standard antenna similar to the 276c be used? I would be willing to pay for...
Forum: Equipment 08-24-2006, 08:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,655
Posted By Trail'R
Here's an idea. ...

Here's an idea.

http://yostwerks.com/Thule6.html

I plan to build one as my winter project.

http://yostwerks.com
Forum: GS Boxers 08-20-2006, 05:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,591
Posted By Trail'R
Can you provide a report on how the spoons work...

Can you provide a report on how the spoons work compared to a standard set? I like the idea of having a rim protector built into the tooling.

BTW, nice collection of bikes! :bow
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2006, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,420
Posted By Trail'R
I really like the suit and the combination of...

I really like the suit and the combination of both jackets. It offers a flexible system that will work with any jacket if you should decide to change in the future. I really like the waste belt and...
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2006, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,420
Posted By Trail'R
This is the same system I use right now except I...

This is the same system I use right now except I went with a set of Darien pants so I can not comment on them.

I wear a 58L in the Savanna II and have an XL Klima Komfort. The fit is perfect. I...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-26-2006, 10:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 678
Posted By Trail'R
Garmin 276c Loose Screen

Grabbed the 276c the other day and noticed that the clear protective screen is loose. I can push in the top left corner while the rest of the screen remains fixed.

Obviously the unit is no longer...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2006, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 580
Posted By Trail'R
I have the Clymer for the shop and the CD version...

I have the Clymer for the shop and the CD version for reference if needed. I like the actual photos of the Clymer when walking through a procedure for the first time.

-Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2006, 04:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 423
Posted By Trail'R
R1100GS vs. R1150GS Fuel Plate?

I am installing a new fuel plate on an R1150GS to replace a section of bad wiring harness. I obtained a fuel plate from an R1100GS used since the part numbers are the same. However there are some...
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2006, 10:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,159
Posted By Trail'R
Easier Method

I just shortened mine to 6" and I used the original connector. Here are the steps that I used. Basically I used the existing cable and re-soldered it to the antenna.

1. Peel off the foil...
Forum: Vendors 02-18-2006, 03:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,350
Posted By Trail'R
Here are a few links that I have collected in...

Here are a few links that I have collected in regards to fuel cells.

http://www.sampson-sporttouring.com/fuel-cells.html
http://www.triangleengineering.com/
http://www.jazproducts.com/index2.htm...
Forum: Vendors 02-17-2006, 05:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,350
Posted By Trail'R
Lesson from the FJR Crowd

This is from the FJR group.

The ideal fuel cell from my 1150GS will have the ability to load on top of the cell while keeping the weight low. Let me know when you will have one available.:D
...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-13-2006, 08:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,464
Posted By Trail'R
MetroGuide 4.02

MetroGuide 4.02 (2 CD Set) will autoroute within the 276c. The map database is by Tele Atlas. These are getting harder to find, but you should be able to spot a copy on eBay for around $50. This...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-04-2006, 07:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,202
Posted By Trail'R
Great Ideas. Looks like Macromedia Flash is...

Great Ideas. Looks like Macromedia Flash is available for a 30 trial. I may give that a shot.

The photoshop method would probably work, but that sounds a little labor intensive.

Does Google...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-04-2006, 07:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,202
Posted By Trail'R
Thanks for the offer. Right now I am just trying...

Thanks for the offer. Right now I am just trying to figure out what tools would be needed to do this for not only the past trip, but also for the future.

My wife and I are split on the software. ...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-04-2006, 06:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,202
Posted By Trail'R
How do you make an Animated Map for Video?

Does anybody know how to make an animated map showing tracks progressing from a start point to an end point? This is the same type of map that was used on Long Way Round to show the route of the...
Forum: Vendors 01-27-2006, 09:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,405
Posted By Trail'R
Nicely Done!

I just received my 2006 & 2007 calendar. This is an excellent product and besides it goes to a great cause of helping a fellow rider complete his trip. My wife and I really enjoyed the photo of...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-25-2006, 11:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 761
Posted By Trail'R
I feel a little dirty finding that so funny.

I feel a little dirty finding that so funny.
Forum: Ride reports 01-24-2006, 06:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,387
Posted By Trail'R
Awesome! Great eye. I had to check to make sure...

Awesome! Great eye. I had to check to make sure I followed a link from Advrider and not dpreview.com. Keep up the good work and be sure to post some more photos.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 01-24-2006, 06:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,279
Posted By Trail'R
Looks like a good location since it is only a...

Looks like a good location since it is only a mile from my house!

I wish these guys the best. In my experience, independent shops have to base their success on customer service. This will only...
Forum: Equipment 01-24-2006, 06:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,314
Posted By Trail'R
Yep, I have used that same block on my Jeep. It...

Yep, I have used that same block on my Jeep. It is a very nice unit that provides switched and non-switched power. I thought about using it on the GS, but decided that the Blue Sea unit will work...
Forum: Equipment 01-21-2006, 10:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 462
Posted By Trail'R
Looking for the same information. I have used CB...

Looking for the same information. I have used CB before on other bikes and am anxiously waiting to see some posts on this product. Unfortunately they released this screen towards the end of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2006, 07:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By Trail'R
Not sure who's bike that is, but the trailer is...

Not sure who's bike that is, but the trailer is manufactured by Uni-go. These trailers have very positive reviews over on the LT forum. I have trailered before and it is not too bad. It is very...
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