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Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports Today, 05:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,513
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Sounds like you like the Ducati more than the ktm?

Sounds like you like the Ducati more than the ktm?
Forum: Vendors Yesterday, 11:17 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 38,915
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Is the Mic turned the right way around? ...

Is the Mic turned the right way around?

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Forum: Canada 04-25-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 964
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Not only are the speed limits low, there are many...

Not only are the speed limits low, there are many places that used to be passing zones that have now been painted as double solid. Yet cars and bikes are much more powerful today than 20 years ago,...
Forum: Canada 04-24-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 964
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Funny, there was an article in the Globe and Mail...

Funny, there was an article in the Globe and Mail a while ago about how motorcycle-friendly BC is (the article was about the Nelson area). When I posted about the Draconian traffic laws and low speed...
Forum: Equipment 04-24-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,141
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
+1 - I wear LD Comfort gear underneath and since...

+1 - I wear LD Comfort gear underneath and since it also wicks, it adds to the cooling and doesn't smell.

Be careful in the mountains; it is very easy to get too cold.
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Hmmm, I have a GSA and an FJR....what does that...

Hmmm, I have a GSA and an FJR....what does that say?

I have been riding the FJR lately and sometimes it feels like bringing a RPG to a knife fight. So big, so powerful....The GSA is slower and...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,906
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I put them in my 1150GSA ...

I put them in my 1150GSA

http://mrcanoehead.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Seca-Turbo/i-hTVkJzm/0/M/Tail%20Lights-M.jpg
Forum: Canada 04-22-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
The only time I got dinged was on some Aerostich...

The only time I got dinged was on some Aerostich stuff. They marked the customs form as "Mens Clothing" and I got nailed with 18% duty through Canada Post. I tried to fight it, claiming that it was...
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,127
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I have lots of Klim gear but their gloves are...

I have lots of Klim gear but their gloves are disappointing.

Try Velocity Gear Exhibition gloves (look in the vendors section) - they are bombproof.
Forum: Vendors 04-22-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,723
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
FYI, the DR650 is just like the DR350 - it needs...

FYI, the DR650 is just like the DR350 - it needs the diodes.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,025
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Is your crankcase vent blocked? It sounds like...

Is your crankcase vent blocked? It sounds like the crankcase is building pressure and it has to go somewhere - you are just chasing symptoms, and when you plug the leak, it moves to the next weakest...
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,763
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I have Klim Adv (Gen 1.5) and Klim Badlands...

I have Klim Adv (Gen 1.5) and Klim Badlands suits. The Badlands vents much better than the Adv and on my GSA (older than the OP's) venting is really good. I wear an evaporation vest underneath when...
Forum: Vendors 04-22-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 664
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Have you tried this with a Leatt brace? My older...

Have you tried this with a Leatt brace? My older Juggernaut is incompatible with the brace.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 586
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
4 bar is terrible compression. Are the valves...

4 bar is terrible compression. Are the valves wedged open? Is there a blockage in the intake (ie mice in the airfilter)?
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 955
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Saddle threads are the new oil threads! :rofl ...

Saddle threads are the new oil threads! :rofl

I like Corbin with Alaskan sheepskin but I would recommend a sheepskin on any saddle - it allows some air movement that prevents monkey butt.
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 570
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I don't have the Adventures but my Crossfires...

I don't have the Adventures but my Crossfires squeak. A shot of spray silicone lube on the hinges quietens everything down for a while.

I have the Sidi Canyons for street (and gravel road) riding....
Forum: Canada 04-21-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5,601
Views: 465,088
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
That sounds like fun - it's one of my favorite...

That sounds like fun - it's one of my favorite loops for a day ride (as long as I don't have to take the DR!).
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 11,184
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
My theory is that there was a dimensional shift...

My theory is that there was a dimensional shift inside every Harley/Buell dealership.

Ever notice how you immediately became invisible to the sales guy when you stepped into the Buell area? You...
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4,591
Views: 779,445
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Then all Yamahas must be blue and all Suzukis...

Then all Yamahas must be blue and all Suzukis yellow.

Luckily, we don't all ride motocross bikes.
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 11,184
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
This is what I think is happening as well. I...

This is what I think is happening as well. I think Erik sold his soul to Hero and they decided to collect early.

I'm also not an RX/SX kind of rider but an AX would have been sweet to take on the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4,629
Views: 556,452
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
If you buy a bike, I'd be willing to bet that...

If you buy a bike, I'd be willing to bet that they would throw in one of their shirts.


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Forum: Road warriors 04-14-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4,629
Views: 556,452
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
When Honda was selling the DN-01, the dealers...

When Honda was selling the DN-01, the dealers said the name stood for "Do not order one". Sometimes Honda just goes it's own way.....

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Forum: Canada 04-13-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 5,601
Views: 465,088
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I seriously doubt Simpson Ranching are 1%'ers....

I seriously doubt Simpson Ranching are 1%'ers. More likely working class ranchers.
Forum: Road warriors 04-13-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4,629
Views: 556,452
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Those are Clearwater lights. Listed on the...

Those are Clearwater lights. Listed on the Clearwater Web page.

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Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 4,629
Views: 556,452
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Definitely. Case thanked ProCharger in his post....

Definitely. Case thanked ProCharger in his post. Procharger doesn't make turbo's, they make centrifugal blowers.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 04-11-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6,697
Views: 1,392,401
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
The numbers in the article seem odd - 6k bikes...

The numbers in the article seem odd - 6k bikes over 4 years? :dunno

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Forum: Equipment 04-10-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
My smh10 has been through some torrential rain...

My smh10 has been through some torrential rain with no issues but I understand that waterproofness on the 20S has been an issue.

I have no experience with Interphone, so can't comment.

Best...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 888
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Nice work. Reminds me of the flip tail gizmo on...

Nice work. Reminds me of the flip tail gizmo on the Buell Ulysses.

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Forum: Equipment 04-10-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I'd also highly recommend Sena (I have SMH10). ...

I'd also highly recommend Sena (I have SMH10).

Answers to your questions:

1) Yes, the range is fine for normal riding. As mentioned above, you can always use the phone connection if you get too...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,670
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
^^ You must have no neck...I rented a Triumph...

^^ You must have no neck...I rented a Triumph Tiger 800 that had a terrible windscreen. After the first day, I removed it and tossed it in my drybag. It was great - at least up to 70mph, where it...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 602
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Take the beads out and balance the front wheel...

Take the beads out and balance the front wheel with weights. Report back your findings.

I'm not trying to start a beads/no beads flame war (we've done that to death) but it sounds like a balance...
Forum: Road warriors 04-09-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 4,629
Views: 556,452
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Theses guys have ADD! Just focus on getting...

Theses guys have ADD!

Just focus on getting the damn bike to market! No blowers, no cars, no drone engines, no turbo-encabulator, just deliver the bikes!

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Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,670
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
AeroFlow screen (aka Popemobile) - it's ugly but...

AeroFlow screen (aka Popemobile) - it's ugly but it works!

More info than you could ever possibly want here in the HOW: http://www3.sympatico.ca/jim-oneill/AdvRiderFAQ.htm
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Thanks! That is really helpful. :thumb I...

Thanks! That is really helpful. :thumb

I just Googled "hfp bluetooth transmitter" and this thread: http://www.escortradarforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=10339 came up which pretty much says the...
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Here's how I do it (it's pretty easy): Pair...

Here's how I do it (it's pretty easy):

Pair the phone, using the A2DP instructions in the Sena manual. Pair the GPS using the HFP instructions. The Sena seems to remember which device is assigned...
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Caveat: My comments are specific to a 660 and a...

Caveat: My comments are specific to a 660 and a Galaxy (I have done this through a Galaxy S, S3 and now S5).

You won't have an issue. I have many years on my system without a problem. The...
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I haven't got experience with these bags but...

I haven't got experience with these bags but SW-Motech stuff is very high quality and well engineered. You pay for it, though.

I'd recommend you also look at Wolfman Luggage bags - they are also...
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Galaxy S5 and Zumo 660. Works really well. ...

Galaxy S5 and Zumo 660. Works really well.

Don't pair the phone to the GPS and then the GPS to the Sena - that doesn't work at all (for me, anyway). Pair both directly to the Sena.
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
Yes, I do that all the time. The GPS will even...

Yes, I do that all the time. The GPS will even pause the music when directions come in. Just pair them individually to the SMH-10.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 888
Posted By Mr. Canoehead
I have a Bestrest one. Why don't you ask Rick at...

I have a Bestrest one. Why don't you ask Rick at Kildala2000 to make you a copy (if Bestrest isn't going to make more)

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