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Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2010, 07:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By Geezer66
$850... that's a helluva deal! :eek1 ...

$850... that's a helluva deal! :eek1

I'm sure others out there looking for a used set would love to get their hands on a pair for that price. Too bad I can't let mine go for that.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2010, 05:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By Geezer66
That's a possibility. I've sent you an e-mail.

That's a possibility. I've sent you an e-mail.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By Geezer66
Sure! I'll get them out to you on the second...

Sure! I'll get them out to you on the second Tuesday of next week! :evil

Yer a real riot!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2010, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By Geezer66
Thanks also to MartiniMan and MontyCarlo!

Thanks also to MartiniMan and MontyCarlo!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2010, 06:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By Geezer66
Thanks Jim! I like the sounds of that scenario...

Thanks Jim! I like the sounds of that scenario better. With that said, anyone in the market for some Ohlins??? :D
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By Geezer66
Thanks Dave... that's a good starting point. I...

Thanks Dave... that's a good starting point. I agree, after the rebuild, they're like new (except for all the dust & dirt, which only adds character!)
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2010, 02:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By Geezer66
Question Wanting to sell my Ohlins, but how much $$$???

After 22K miles, I'm getting ready to pull my Ohlins off the 1200GS Adv and send them in for a rebuild. Rebuild will run about $300. With the fresh rebuild, what's a fair price for both me and the...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 24,256
Posted By Geezer66
Holy Scheisse!

Well, I installed the hitch over the weekend and started road testing it. I took it around the block once (empty) and everything seemed fine. Knowing the trailer has a 100 lbs load capacity, I put...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2010, 01:36 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 24,256
Posted By Geezer66
Trigger Pulled...

Well, I finally broke down and bought the Dauntless Hitch. This is a new version in which Dauntless has added reinforcement in the corners. I haven't had time to install it yet, but it seems pretty...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 24,256
Posted By Geezer66
This is what concerns me about this particular...

This is what concerns me about this particular Dauntless hitch... the flexing of the hitch side to side. Has anyone bought the hitch and tried to reinforce it with a triangular pattern?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2010, 12:20 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 24,256
Posted By Geezer66
Thanks beantop. I've already got the coupler...

Thanks beantop. I've already got the coupler from running a Dauntless hitch on my LT.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2010, 06:52 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 24,256
Posted By Geezer66
Towing an N-Line

Hey Beantop,

I've been eyeing this Dautless hitch for almost 2 years now and think I'm about to pull the trigger. I too never know when I may need to carrry two tons of crap with me! Truth be...
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2009, 01:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By Geezer66
Amen Brother... AMEN!

Amen Brother... AMEN!
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2009, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By Geezer66
Danke schoen! AUSGEZEICHNET! :thumb

Danke schoen!

AUSGEZEICHNET! :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By Geezer66
Groovin' on the Grossglockner (Austria)

This isn't an epic ride report, but just wanted to share a great road I've been riding for the past month while working on a project here in Austria. It's known as the Grossglockner and is an...
Forum: Vendors 07-20-2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,788
Posted By Geezer66
The Fairbanks Hilton

Hey Kevin... thanks for the heads up on the housing at UAF! We ended up there last month for a total of three nights (had to add an extra night due the breakdown of my buddy's KLR).

Housing...
Forum: Ride reports 07-05-2009, 07:31 PM
Replies: 970
Views: 438,822
Posted By Geezer66
What a load of crap!!!

I just got back from Prudhoe Bay last week. 10,639 miles in 27 days... all because I was lead to believe I'd be on a tour of all the Alaskan Titty Bars :huh .

Ya know somethin'... I didn't see a...
Forum: Vendors 04-28-2009, 02:53 AM
Replies: 348
Views: 78,619
Posted By Geezer66
Just got my shirts. Talk about FAST service!...

Just got my shirts. Talk about FAST service! :eek1

Thanks Dewayne! :thumb
Forum: Alaska 04-27-2009, 06:07 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
I'm calling ahead for reservations. Which motel...

I'm calling ahead for reservations. Which motel is recommended in Hyder?
Forum: Alaska 04-27-2009, 05:00 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Tire pressure...

Mulling over some of the smaller details and got to thinking about tire pressure. When doing some pretty gnarly off-roading in places like Ouray, Colorado, I generally drop tire pressure to 20-22...
Forum: Alaska 04-27-2009, 04:55 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Yowza! :eek1

Yowza! :eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By Geezer66
Nope, they're the right ones. ...

Nope, they're the right ones.

Unfortunately, my little experiment did not produce the results I was looking for. Bottom line... it now takes quite a bit more upward force than it used to, to...
Forum: Alaska 04-24-2009, 07:49 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Crap Fite! D2D doesn't even start until I'm...

Crap Fite! D2D doesn't even start until I'm almost home. Looks like another trip up north for D2D is in store for the old Geezer sometime in the future!

Griz even gets his own banner for D2D. ...
Forum: Alaska 04-24-2009, 11:55 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
If I can buy my way in with beer, then Griz is my...

If I can buy my way in with beer, then Griz is my kinda host! :beer

BTW - we're known as Team Brontosaurus... slow as hell and can only be seen in museums! :evil
Forum: Alaska 04-24-2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Cheechako - A new-comer to Alaska, ignorant of...

Cheechako - A new-comer to Alaska, ignorant of the terrain, the weather, the animals, the culture, the necessary driving skills in the winter, etc.

Damn Alcan, you mean ol' SOB! :lol3

OK,...
Forum: Alaska 04-24-2009, 11:02 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Holy shit, Dude! :eek1 I can't afford your...

Holy shit, Dude! :eek1

I can't afford your rates. Looks like I'll have to settle for the Hilton! :wink:

BTW... there's only one "right brand" and it's the brand I'm ridin'! :deal
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2009, 10:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By Geezer66
Geometry & Physics

I've checked and no broken CS bolts. I've been talking about my woes with an engineer at work. He believes the geometry of the bike has changed and that the physics of force needs to change with...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By Geezer66
So... I weigh 230 and if I put all my weight on...

So... I weigh 230 and if I put all my weight on the center stand and yank upwards while someone pulls from the rear, the bike will go up on the CS. Now ain't that a crock?! After I posted this...
Forum: Vendors 04-23-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 78,619
Posted By Geezer66
Dewayne - I appreciate you addressing the...

Dewayne - I appreciate you addressing the problems. As for the phone number, it wasn't a dialing issue. My experience was leaving a voicemail to contact me about purchasing a t-shirt and no one...
Forum: Alaska 04-23-2009, 09:24 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
I know haulin' tires is a PITA, but I've already...

I know haulin' tires is a PITA, but I've already got 'em, so on the back of the bike they go. Besides, you look really cool to outsiders when you carry extra tires... like Billy Badass! :bubba
...
Forum: Alaska 04-23-2009, 06:21 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
God's country, of course... good ol' Indiana! ...

God's country, of course... good ol' Indiana!

You allow Hosers, er I mean Hoosiers to camp at your place dontcha?!
Forum: Alaska 04-23-2009, 04:35 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Thanks Alcan... I had that one coming! :D ...

Thanks Alcan... I had that one coming! :D

Mad Max ain't no trailer queen. That's for sure! My whining and bithcing is about my own stupidity regarding tire changes. :becca

Yep, a little...
Forum: Alaska 04-22-2009, 07:36 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
I think I'm gonna be in Prudhoe Bay about the...

I think I'm gonna be in Prudhoe Bay about the time you're leaving. Maybe we'll pass each other on the road.
Forum: Alaska 04-22-2009, 07:34 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Changin' Tires

OK, so tonight I pissed away the good money I just spent on a set of spoked wheels done up by Woody's Wheel Works. Woody did a great job anodizing them black and truing them for me. I went and...
Forum: Vendors 04-22-2009, 02:55 AM
Replies: 348
Views: 78,619
Posted By Geezer66
Lookin' good!

Looks good! Interested to see what else you got up your sleeve!
Forum: Vendors 04-21-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 78,619
Posted By Geezer66
Let the bitchin' begin!

I don't know if there are copyrights associated with the logos/name or not, but I would welcome another source for ADV apparel. I tried to ordering early last year by contacting them over the phone....
Forum: Alaska 04-20-2009, 11:30 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Speak at length!

Griz - I'll be in Spearfish on the route out AND the route back. Got any more info on the FREE camping? I'm a cheap SOB and always looking for a break!:evil
Forum: Alaska 04-20-2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Sorry Patrick, I'm not leaving until May 31st. ...

Sorry Patrick, I'm not leaving until May 31st. You'll be almost a week ahead of me. Since you're going first, do me a HUGE favor and sacrifice yourself to the bears along the way. Maybe they'll...
Forum: Alaska 04-20-2009, 10:44 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,504
Posted By Geezer66
Peeee-yeeewwww!

Actually, I'll be truncating I-80 just prior to Nebraska to head north on I-29... due to the countless miles of wretched odors emanating from the Iowa I-80 corridor that I've had to endure numerous...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2009, 07:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By Geezer66
My shocks mounted right up with no problems......

My shocks mounted right up with no problems... other than the idiot who was installing them, whose hands move faster than his brain.:evil

The bike rides great, just a little issue with the CS. ...
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