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Forum: Canada 06-16-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Lycan1, Google Earth does just fine with GPX...

Lycan1, Google Earth does just fine with GPX files without the need to convert. Converting can clean them up though.
Forum: Equipment 06-15-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 21,024
Posted By tokenboy
When you purchase it inform the shop that you are...

When you purchase it inform the shop that you are from out of the country and do not want to pay the VAT. They will do this. On your way out fill out the little form in the envelope and drop it in...
Forum: Canada 06-15-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
E09 Front E07 Rear long time user here. On a...

E09 Front E07 Rear long time user here. On a 990.

Even with the wide rear rim on the 990, 140's go on pretty easily.
Forum: Canada 06-11-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,116
Posted By tokenboy
Thanks guys. I've done Corbin-Elko before, just...

Thanks guys. I've done Corbin-Elko before, just not on this specific route. If I need to I will I'll adjust it slight to make it through.

One other question I have is in the Creston area.
...
Forum: Canada 06-11-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,116
Posted By tokenboy
Jäger, thanks. I've been down on most of the...

Jäger, thanks. I've been down on most of the FSR roads down there with the exception of the one section I listed above by the China Wall towards Elko. I'm just linking together a multiday run and...
Forum: Canada 06-11-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,116
Posted By tokenboy
I'm wondering if you guys can shed some light on...

I'm wondering if you guys can shed some light on a route for me.

I was planning on heading into the Flathead Valley at Corbin. Take the Flathead Valley FSR and then head west on the McLatchie FSR...
Forum: Vendors 06-10-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 1,251
Views: 195,026
Posted By tokenboy
Ordered 5 maps for $75 a day too early I guess! ...

Ordered 5 maps for $75 a day too early I guess! Would have definitely done 6 for $60!

I really have to remember to check these threads before I pull the trigger on things.
Forum: Canada 06-06-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Went out to do Powderface this morning. ...

Went out to do Powderface this morning. Attempted from the south end and see they have a new solid gate up. http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/06/06/b514a09dea549e86487390ae717113eb.jpg

You could...
Forum: Equipment 06-05-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3,294
Views: 328,096
Posted By tokenboy
OK, then why is the data out? I always struggle...

OK, then why is the data out? I always struggle with syncing my normal VIRB with the track from my Montana. Seems to be a pita every time I cut the video, I have to sync it again.

This would be...
Forum: Equipment 06-05-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3,294
Views: 328,096
Posted By tokenboy
Your overlay is ahead of the video. Did you use...

Your overlay is ahead of the video. Did you use an Elite, or try and sync a gpx track with non-Elite video?
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 06-05-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,547
Posted By tokenboy
My experience is the counter to this as well. ...

My experience is the counter to this as well.

I have had a SPOT Gen1 up until December 2014. The last 2 weeks of December I received an email from SPOT saying I was eligible to revived a $170...
Forum: Canada 06-02-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
A skid plate and some knobly tires work fine on a...

A skid plate and some knobly tires work fine on a Vstrom. For ADV riding it will be fine on gravel etc. Just be conscious of your clearance and cast rims.
Forum: Canada 06-01-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
I've been through a few sets of Mitas E07 Rear...

I've been through a few sets of Mitas E07 Rear and E09 Fronts on my 990. Love the combo. Seems to work all around like Lycan said. You can also get great mileage out of them.

The E-07 has...
Forum: Canada 05-30-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Only the guys on BMW's.

Only the guys on BMW's.
Forum: Canada 05-27-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Dry sump engine! Have to check it hot and within...

Dry sump engine! Have to check it hot and within a minute or so or it starts draining back into the reservoir...
Forum: Equipment 05-27-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By tokenboy
I run E09 front and E07 rear on my 990 and have...

I run E09 front and E07 rear on my 990 and have been through a few sets now. I really like the tire and have not have any wet weather issues. I've been able to progressively get the rear out leaned...
Forum: Canada 05-27-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Yeah, TPS is there, and we can see the values,...

Yeah, TPS is there, and we can see the values, but to adjust it with a stock airbox will take a little doing.
Forum: Canada 05-27-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
I'll check the schedule and let you know. Off...

I'll check the schedule and let you know. Off the top of my head I could do Friday evening after 8pm. I'll see what the rest of the weekend looks like.

As for the Stepper, the only two options I...
Forum: Canada 05-27-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
I've got a cable and know how to use it. I still...

I've got a cable and know how to use it. I still need it though. You can come over or borrow it. Either or.
Forum: Equipment 05-26-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 845
Posted By tokenboy
I picked up a pair of the Tech 7 Enduro's. I'm...

I picked up a pair of the Tech 7 Enduro's. I'm going to a more supportive boot and they will primarily be used on my 990 and on the WR400/TTR230 for puttering on the odd trail.

I am a 10 or 44 in...
Forum: Canada 05-24-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Great day out and about no the FTR and Trans-Alta...

Great day out and about no the FTR and Trans-Alta road...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-hW_UY5-9XbY/VWIzK-eYAAI/AAAAAAAAWBQ/6Eh7CSBRkfg/w857-h643-no/20150524_102442_SUPER.jpg

Then I got...
Forum: Canada 05-23-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
I've got my in laws in as well, but I have a pass...

I've got my in laws in as well, but I have a pass for the morning and was going to head north to the ftr and transalta Road.
Forum: Canada 05-23-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
For Lycan

Lycan, you requested the following gps tracks. These are days 1-3 of a tour I did last summer. I have not edited them at all. The file is on my dropbox here:

GPX Track From the Ride Dropbox...
Forum: Canada 05-21-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,116
Posted By tokenboy
Based on the quote from the Grey Creek Store...

Based on the quote from the Grey Creek Store below, http://graycreekstore.com/news

I'd say it is not open, but worth someone going to check out.

Gray Creek Pass Update: May 7, 2015
Ken from...
Forum: Canada 05-20-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
I'll get them uploaded this weekend.

I'll get them uploaded this weekend.
Forum: Canada 05-20-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
If you want to get to Sandon the interesting way,...

If you want to get to Sandon the interesting way, head up the 31A from Kaslo and then turn south at Retallack and go up and over Reco on the quad trail. You'll peak out over 2,200m (I assume snow...
Forum: Canada 05-19-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
One time doing Powderface last season with a...

One time doing Powderface last season with a couple of other inmates here we went south to North. We got to the north end and road through the trail around the gate on the west side of the road as...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-16-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3,241
Views: 563,155
Posted By tokenboy
Did you install the drivers for the cable?

Did you install the drivers for the cable?
Forum: Canada 05-16-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By tokenboy
Yeah...I've notice it happen quite a bit on...

Yeah...I've notice it happen quite a bit on things, especially with the massive swing in the CDN FX over the last couple quarters. No surprise though...
Forum: Canada 05-14-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
I think it is generally a July thing when it...

I think it is generally a July thing when it opens.

May 7th update says still 2m of snow at the top.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-13-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,703
Posted By tokenboy
About $6 worth of angle and flat aluminum and I...

About $6 worth of angle and flat aluminum and I made my own brackets. I'm no master fabricator or anything, but it was easy to mount up a bracket below the little plastic electrical box up front...
Forum: Equipment 05-13-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By tokenboy
+2014 Tech7 buckles are awesome and super easy. ...

+2014 Tech7 buckles are awesome and super easy. Aluminum and you can't screw up doing them up. So slick and easy. Grab and close.
Forum: Equipment 05-13-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 734
Posted By tokenboy
I got a pair of Knox Orsa Leather gloves from...

I got a pair of Knox Orsa Leather gloves from Canadas Motorcycle last year. They don't appear to carry them this year.

A decent glove and I was most interested in the wrist closure. I do like...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-13-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3,241
Views: 563,155
Posted By tokenboy
SAS can be turned off in the software (junk...

SAS can be turned off in the software (junk behind the airbox), the Charcoal canister can not. If you pulled the junk in front of the airbox, you need to put a resistor in to clear the code.
Forum: Canada 05-11-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Or you just stopping caring that you scratch rims...

Or you just stopping caring that you scratch rims and touch them up with a sharpie after ...that's what I do.
Forum: Canada 05-11-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 6,257
Views: 502,405
Posted By tokenboy
Cut up some milk jigs or shampoo bottles.

Cut up some milk jigs or shampoo bottles.
Forum: Canada 05-09-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 6,192
Posted By tokenboy
Ummm....one of the campaign points was to raise...

Ummm....one of the campaign points was to raise personal income tax up to 15% for the provincial portion depending on the bracket.

Sure seems to be drawing from the constituents, but in classic...
Forum: Canada 05-09-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 6,192
Posted By tokenboy
Actually, 53% of the popular vote went to the...

Actually, 53% of the popular vote went to the right. NDP secured 40% of the popular vote, but because the right was split, the NDP took the majority.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-08-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,703
Posted By tokenboy
D'oh! Thought you said "have a light bar". ...

D'oh! Thought you said "have a light bar".

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-pCQDkwGmuGg/VSXnEck8viI/AAAAAAAAVfI/h8I_ZjRlUbQ/w643-h857-no/IMG_20150408_204211.jpg

I'll move along. Never mind.
Forum: Photos 05-07-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 319,188
Posted By tokenboy
Picture taken in the Porcupine Foothills just...

Picture taken in the Porcupine Foothills just east of the Rockies...which visible to the west in this photo.
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