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 133
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: hoseclamp
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 319,494
Posted By hoseclamp
Awesome read, well done!!!!:freaky :clap ...

Awesome read, well done!!!!:freaky :clap

So, where to now?!?:ear
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,296
Posted By hoseclamp
That would be Woody's Bakery, odd though, never...

That would be Woody's Bakery, odd though, never knew a Mennonite named Woody.:huh I gotta say, those long brown or dark blue dresses that barely show knuckles or feet, combined with the coffee filter...
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 319,494
Posted By hoseclamp
Damn, well that's my fault for not keeping in...

Damn, well that's my fault for not keeping in touch with anyone, who else do we have in the area.......
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 319,494
Posted By hoseclamp
kildala2000 is in kitimat, maybe try sending him...

kildala2000 is in kitimat, maybe try sending him a message, he's about an hour away, great guy, might be able to help, he is a mechanic by trade. I don't know of anyone closer or in Terrace, good...
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2010, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,296
Posted By hoseclamp
Great pics and writeup, well done!!!! Vanderhoof...

Great pics and writeup, well done!!!! Vanderhoof was incredible eh, you still feeling the "hypnotic draw" to it, just calling you:D !?!?
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 319,494
Posted By hoseclamp
Well it looks like I ran out of time, I'll send...

Well it looks like I ran out of time, I'll send an email Miriam, I have a few options for you.

Mike.
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2010, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 319,494
Posted By hoseclamp
Hey guys, I'm working on it, down in Kelowna BC...

Hey guys, I'm working on it, down in Kelowna BC right now with the family, got a search out on free camping, I do have some lawn at my residence, it is quiet and private. I miss biking, I've had an...
Forum: Face plant 05-10-2005, 06:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,768
Posted By hoseclamp
I hope the guy turns out ok!! I wiped...

I hope the guy turns out ok!!


I wiped myself out quite good back in '98 on my atv, I still have gravel under the skin in the back of my head. I chewed my elbow to the bone on the gravel, and...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2005, 07:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,998
Posted By hoseclamp
I'm using 20w50 Amsoil in the motor, 75/90 Amsoil...

I'm using 20w50 Amsoil in the motor, 75/90 Amsoil in the gear box, and 75/140 Amsoil in the rear drive. Seems to work just fine.


I may switch to Mobil since all the Amsoil I'm using doesn't...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2005, 10:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,160
Posted By hoseclamp
If you're at the wear bars now, stuff on a new...

If you're at the wear bars now, stuff on a new tire. I'd rather swap out a tire with the bare minimum left on it and keep the safety margin up.
Forum: Face plant 04-27-2005, 07:36 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,637
Posted By hoseclamp
That is nasty.

That is nasty.
Forum: Face plant 04-27-2005, 07:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 966
Posted By hoseclamp
I'm not allerigc to bees, or any stings, but I...

I'm not allerigc to bees, or any stings, but I did take one in the eye 17 years ago. Cooking around a home built track on my XR250, in the middle of a striaght section, running around 40mph, I hit...
Forum: Face plant 04-26-2005, 10:13 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,637
Posted By hoseclamp
I was driving on the main highway from Vancouver...

I was driving on the main highway from Vancouver to Hope one hot summer day in July back in '95, on my way to Vernon. I'm cooking along in my supercab diesel, 130-140km's, when I get blitzed by some...
Forum: Equipment 04-25-2005, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,248
Posted By hoseclamp
I have Sirius. More rock stations, less country....

I have Sirius. More rock stations, less country. XM doesn't have coverage much more north of here, Sirius has great range.


Any idea which oen works better through mexico?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2005, 09:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 871
Posted By hoseclamp
36/40psi fr/rr, front preload softest setting,...

36/40psi fr/rr, front preload softest setting, rear at 3 full turns from softest. HUGE increase in stability from what it did before. I was 60mph in the corners before, 70-80mph easily now, much...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2005, 09:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 871
Posted By hoseclamp
Wasn't able to go for the ride yet, had to work...

Wasn't able to go for the ride yet, had to work late the last 3 nights (5:30am- 10:00pm last night, bloody tired).

A few other buddies are insuring thier bikes today, so if everything is good...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2005, 03:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 871
Posted By hoseclamp
Forgot to mention the tires, they're TKC-80's ...

Forgot to mention the tires, they're TKC-80's

Thanks for all the feedback guys, I'm going for a ride with a buddy after work (100th anniversary FatBoy, black, a beaute!!!) I'll add 4psi fr/rr,...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2005, 01:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 871
Posted By hoseclamp
Nervous in corners

I've come to the realization I'm so pathetic at selling anything I probably couldn't even sell crack to a junkie, or even a 12 year old boy to Michael Jackson. :lol3 Therefore, I've insured my GSA...
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2005, 09:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,294
Posted By hoseclamp
The tire is a bias Metzler, it is mounted...

The tire is a bias Metzler, it is mounted correctly.


Great pics by the way!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2005, 04:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 921
Posted By hoseclamp
Shit, you think that's silly, I'm sitting here at...

Shit, you think that's silly, I'm sitting here at work trying to figure out how to drop a bead on SlowBike's avatar without anyone here noticing...


:huh :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2005, 04:30 PM
Replies: 4,754
Views: 1,665,474
Posted By hoseclamp
Pics doesn't work.

Pics doesn't work.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2005, 04:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 921
Posted By hoseclamp
Is it just me, or does SlowBike's avatar make you...

Is it just me, or does SlowBike's avatar make you want to reach for a cigarette.:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2005, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 420
Posted By hoseclamp
Almost forgot, the Ceebailey's was great!! Bought...

Almost forgot, the Ceebailey's was great!! Bought the taller one, no buffeting/head shake.


Aero flow is for sale.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2005, 12:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 420
Posted By hoseclamp
Did something stupid......

I figure she's sold, as much as I hate to let her go, it must be done.:cry

I'm cleaning 'vader top to bottom to shine her up like she should look:evil ...
Forum: Face plant 04-06-2005, 03:24 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 12,643
Posted By hoseclamp
Back in early '96, I just bought a blue/black F3....

Back in early '96, I just bought a blue/black F3. Riding home in a huge rain storm, typical winter weather for Vancouver BC. I'm on the main highway coming from North Vancouver to Burnaby where I...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-24-2005, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By hoseclamp
Eat burritos, lots os beans and spicy...

Eat burritos, lots os beans and spicy burritos.:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 01-20-2005, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By hoseclamp
Btt

Btt
Forum: GS Boxers 01-17-2005, 11:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By hoseclamp
I can only hope she'll still be in the stable by...

I can only hope she'll still be in the stable by then for a last ride Rick. Or, possibly it will make things worse, who knows.


Until then, I'll have another Corona and 5 shots of vodka:D
Forum: GS Boxers 01-17-2005, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By hoseclamp
Looking for a great deal?

GSA hunting in Canada or the north-western US, check the link.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=1186023#post1186023
Forum: GS Boxers 01-05-2005, 03:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,919
Posted By hoseclamp
I'm not impressed with them. Sure they're plasic...

I'm not impressed with them. Sure they're plasic so they will take rock hits, but the beam quality blows. You have good light intensity with the pencil beam, but when you turn the housing to broaden...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-04-2005, 04:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,919
Posted By hoseclamp
Garbage lightforce 140's Sirius tuner Gerbing...

Garbage lightforce 140's
Sirius tuner
Gerbing heated jacket
Garmin gpsV
Corona on tap.... well, dreaming here
Forum: GS Boxers 12-22-2004, 06:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 887
Posted By hoseclamp
It's cheap, like $50 Canuck peso ($30-35USD)....

It's cheap, like $50 Canuck peso ($30-35USD). Much more reasonable than the deep ass-plunging you get buying the BMW tender.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-21-2004, 09:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 887
Posted By hoseclamp
I have a Yuasa battery charger/tender, gel safe....

I have a Yuasa battery charger/tender, gel safe. Put it on, it maintains everything on it's own, no dead battery, no over-charging.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-03-2004, 06:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,749
Posted By hoseclamp
Must be horrible to ride all year long.... yea...

Must be horrible to ride all year long.... yea right!!!

I can ride all year long, but 5 months of it is this

http://hoseclamp.smugmug.com/photos/12195856-L.jpg

No I don't have some weird...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-29-2004, 07:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,749
Posted By hoseclamp
Low 60's f, that's 16-17c, bloody summertime up...

Low 60's f, that's 16-17c, bloody summertime up here!!!!! Actually, we had 85-95f for a good while this year (30-34c), and now I'm wearing insulated cover-alls to work.

Is it too early to drink...
Forum: Equipment 11-25-2004, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 951
Posted By hoseclamp
I ave the audiovox tuner, easy to read in...

I ave the audiovox tuner, easy to read in daylight, no need to remove gloves for changing channels or adjusting volume, and I built a clear plasic cover for it to protect from rain but doesn't...
Forum: Equipment 11-25-2004, 07:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 951
Posted By hoseclamp
I own Sirius, looked very close at both. More...

I own Sirius, looked very close at both. More rock and an actual 80's channel on Sirius, less country, and full range here in Canada. XM runs off of 2 satellites, Sirius runs off of 3. XM doesn't...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2004, 04:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,358
Posted By hoseclamp
For those who may end up with a plugged filter on...

For those who may end up with a plugged filter on the road, check into a rebuildable filter.

http://www.barnettclutches.com/pages/product_b/

They have a few different colors of rebuildable...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2004, 04:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,749
Posted By hoseclamp
That square thing on the end of a stick is a...

That square thing on the end of a stick is a shovel, you damn comedians, heheh.

I came home from work, had a beer, staring at GSA in garage, then 3 more with a few shots of Gibson's Finest. Wife...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2004, 09:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,749
Posted By hoseclamp
The foil is from AEI, they make heat reflective...

The foil is from AEI, they make heat reflective wrap and sheets. The heater can get freak hot, with the foil my GSA stays nice and cool. I have a cover, but haven't put it on since this way it only...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 133

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:53 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015