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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-15-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,326
Posted By widebmw
I started riding in 1970 and so far no accidents....

I started riding in 1970 and so far no accidents. I have discounted going down in the dirt and parking lot tip overs.
I did not keep track of mileage until 1986 but when I bought a BMW I found out I...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-06-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By widebmw
Quail Motorcycle Gathering, Carmel, CA

At the Quail Lodge outside of Carmel, CA Saturday May 17 2014
http://signatureevents.peninsula.com...otorcycle.html (http://signatureevents.peninsula.com/en/Motorcycle/Motorcycle.html)
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-14-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 573
Posted By widebmw
US 93, NV 375, US 6 Alamo to Tonapah about 160...

US 93, NV 375, US 6 Alamo to Tonapah about 160 miles.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-20-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,396
Posted By widebmw
Call them. Elko County Sheriffs Office,...

Call them.

Elko County Sheriffs Office, Elko, NV. Tel: 775-738-3421
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-20-2012, 06:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 669
Posted By widebmw
I saw one at GPS City. ...

I saw one at GPS City.

http://www.gpscity.com/search/q=gpsmap+76cx/&p=2 (http://www.gpscity.com/search/q=gpsmap+76cx/&p=2)
Forum: Americas 11-05-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 970
Posted By widebmw
The link has the opening and closing dates. ...

The link has the opening and closing dates.


http://www.monobasinresearch.org/data/tiogapass.htm (http://www.monobasinresearch.org/data/tiogapass.htm)
Forum: Americas 08-03-2012, 05:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 738
Posted By widebmw
Ebbetts and Monitor are connected you can do both.

Ebbetts and Monitor are connected you can do both.
Forum: Americas 06-09-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 509
Posted By widebmw
Look at Tripadvisor. ...

Look at Tripadvisor.

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g59035-d267124-Reviews-Cheat_River_Lodge_and_Riverside_Cabins-Elkins_West_Virginia.html...
Forum: Americas 06-02-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 871
Posted By widebmw
That would work, a mile or 2 less but a little...

That would work, a mile or 2 less but a little more time.
He did say 2 days.
Forum: Americas 06-02-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 871
Posted By widebmw
I-70 from Denver to Salina,UT. Then get on...

I-70 from Denver to Salina,UT.
Then get on US-50 to I-80 at Fernley, NV. I-80
I-80 Fernley to Sacramento.
About 1125 miles.
You may want to stop half way, may be Ely, NV.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-25-2012, 06:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,153
Posted By widebmw
2012 SPRING RIDEFEST HAS BEEN CANCELLED! ...

2012 SPRING RIDEFEST HAS BEEN CANCELLED!

Lack of participation.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-22-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,507
Posted By widebmw
Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park. ...

Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park.

http://parks.nv.gov/parks/bi/ (http://parks.nv.gov/parks/bi/)
Forum: Trip Planning 05-12-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,475
Posted By widebmw
The Hubb is Horizons Unlimited. ...

The Hubb is Horizons Unlimited.
http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hubb/ (http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hubb/)
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-09-2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,390
Posted By widebmw
I don't know about the Nuvi but on my 76CSX I...

I don't know about the Nuvi but on my 76CSX I found in the setup I could turn "auto zoom" off.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-07-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By widebmw
We went to the campground and saw Clyde on...

We went to the campground and saw Clyde on Sunday, he is doing well and enjoying the trip.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-04-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By widebmw
This is the closest kawasaki dealer, about 100...

This is the closest kawasaki dealer, about 100 miles from him.
PRO CYCLE SPORTS
204 PLAYA DELLA ROSITA
WASHINGTON, UT 84780
<LABEL class=cms_contactInformationItemLabel>Phone:</LABEL> (435)...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-28-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,119
Posted By widebmw
Thank you. I was going to update my maps but...

Thank you.
I was going to update my maps but now I will wait until next fall.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-16-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 3,535
Views: 585,387
Posted By widebmw
Yes it does position the pictures by GPS. On my...

Yes it does position the pictures by GPS.
On my cross country trip last year once I put the first pic in it placed all off the others wherewe were. At first it was off a little but one I placed one...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-09-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,233
Posted By widebmw
Check your GPS to see that preferences are the...

Check your GPS to see that preferences are the same as on the Mapsource.
Routing, avoid U-turns.
Try putting the start, end, waypoints.
You could be putting in waypoints that are on the wrong side...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-08-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,233
Posted By widebmw
Create your route on Mapsourse and save it. ...

Create your route on Mapsourse and save it.
Send the route to your GPS.
On your GPS go to routes, it should be there.
Click on it and click on Navigate.

It does not sound like you are...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-04-2012, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3,535
Views: 585,387
Posted By widebmw
Tracking. I had a friend who would watch my...

Tracking.
I had a friend who would watch my tracking and call me at the motels I was at.
We were on another trip a his wife called us at a restaurant at lunch time.

I wanted to put the SPOT...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-13-2012, 06:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,005
Posted By widebmw
I Have a 09 GS and I love the bike. I am still...

I Have a 09 GS and I love the bike. I am still adding stuff to it.
It takes too long to farkle the bike to just swap for a new one.
Depreciation is just an excuse for boredom.

But don't go by...
Forum: Trip Planning 03-05-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,541
Posted By widebmw
Go ahead and shoot. You don't have to send them...

Go ahead and shoot.
You don't have to send them out and get them developed any more.
Forum: Americas 02-17-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,131
Posted By widebmw
I would think that US-50 through Ely, NV going to...

I would think that US-50 through Ely, NV going to I-70.
Past St Louis, MO take I-24 to Nashville,TN.
Then I-40 and I-26 to Columbia, SC
2594 miles, 6 days 4 hours.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-05-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 93,470
Posted By widebmw
I had to Google it for the story on that pic. ...

I had to Google it for the story on that pic.

http://www.kfdm.com/articles/collision-46718-blvd-rayburn.html (http://www.kfdm.com/articles/collision-46718-blvd-rayburn.html)
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,791
Posted By widebmw
I had a Russell set on my R100R and it was great...

I had a Russell set on my R100R and it was great but when I got my 09 GS I read that it would raise me 1 inch. I bought a standard Sargent seat front and back and it lowerd me a little and raised my...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 01-07-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,868
Posted By widebmw
Another thing, the 60CSX will not float. If you...

Another thing,
the 60CSX will not float. If you drop it in a shallow stream you can reach down and pick it up but in a lake it will go to the bottom. :huh

The 76CSX will float. if you drop it a...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,798
Posted By widebmw
If you get AAA that covers motorcycles in the...

If you get AAA that covers motorcycles in the state where you live and you break down in a state where AAA does not cover motorcycles what happens ? :eek1
Forum: Americas 01-03-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,239
Posted By widebmw
:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl :poser

:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl

:poser
Forum: Americas 12-14-2011, 06:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,414
Posted By widebmw
When you buy the Park Pass it has your name on...

When you buy the Park Pass it has your name on it.
I have had the Park ranger at the booth ask for picture ID. :deal

Be ready to give that $ 40. back. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 12-04-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 992
Posted By widebmw
I have one and it is great. You have 5...

I have one and it is great.
You have 5 positions, you push it out with your tow to the length you want at the time.
When to get back on you push it about half way back then push the pad to extend...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 11-21-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,759
Posted By widebmw
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00005B8M3/ref=pd...

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00005B8M3/ref=pd_lpo_k2_dp_sr_2?pf_rd_p=486539851&pf_rd_s=lpo-top-stripe-1&pf_rd_t=201&pf_rd_i=B000CSQRYS&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_r=03Z6ETVYMRASBD3T007M...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-21-2011, 07:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,482
Posted By widebmw
You have spaces and a comma where they don't...

You have spaces and a comma where they don't belong.

This is what you want.

N40.22262 W89.40331
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 791
Posted By widebmw
I have the KAOKO throttle lock and it does the...

I have the KAOKO throttle lock and it does the same thing.
I just rotate it all the way out and it stops.
If you can't make it clear the throttle you may want to reposition the KAOKO.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-06-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3,535
Views: 585,387
Posted By widebmw
When I first tested my SPOT I had 4 people on my...

When I first tested my SPOT I had 4 people on my "check in OK" list
and I sent a OK out. All of them got the message but even though the message says do not respond one of them did respond and the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-06-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3,535
Views: 585,387
Posted By widebmw
I don't think it is a "hardware failure". I think...

I don't think it is a "hardware failure". I think that the person with the other SPOT put your E-mail address on his check-in list in his account.
Probably a mistake but it's just like if you...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-04-2011, 06:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By widebmw
I think it is the only motorcycle shop in town. ...

I think it is the only motorcycle shop in town.
http://www.manta.com/c/mm4n2kn/motorcycle-mania (http://www.manta.com/c/mm4n2kn/motorcycle-mania)

Or ride to Reno.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-21-2011, 06:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By widebmw
Maybe you don't have a Garmin driver. Try this. ...

Maybe you don't have a Garmin driver. Try this.
http://www8.garmin.com/support/download_details.jsp?id=591 (http://www8.garmin.com/support/download_details.jsp?id=591)
Forum: Americas 09-07-2011, 03:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,452
Posted By widebmw
I have taken it 3 times. This is the last one in...

I have taken it 3 times. This is the last one in June.
Its a nice road.
http://www.spotadventures.com/trip/view?trip_id=262485 (http://www.spotadventures.com/trip/view?trip_id=262485)
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-15-2011, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By widebmw
Not bad this year so the TV news says. ...

Not bad this year so the TV news says.

http://www.mynews4.com/story.php?id=45147 (http://www.mynews4.com/story.php?id=45147)
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