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 73
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: swinada
Forum: Canada 04-08-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,841
Posted By swinada
Fishenough make sure you say hi at PineRiver...

Fishenough make sure you say hi at PineRiver plant for me :) I was the IT guy up there before I moved to Powell River.
I don't get on the water often enough, but there is so many other things to do...
Forum: Canada 04-01-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,841
Posted By swinada
I've only been in Powell River for 2 years the...

I've only been in Powell River for 2 years the previous 18 years i spent in Chetwynd which I assume your familiar with :)
That's why i can say that the Dempster is no different then the roads that...
Forum: Canada 04-01-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,841
Posted By swinada
The Heidenaus would last you way longer then...

The Heidenaus would last you way longer then that. My friend had them on hos 1200GS 2 years ago when we went to the Arctic Circle. They lasted that trip 8500km and many more, i believe he finally...
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 579
Posted By swinada
ah OK talked to the seller today and it is a 1994...

ah OK talked to the seller today and it is a 1994 R1100GS that was used at the 1994 Commonwealth games in Victoria BC as a police bike. After the games they were sold at a discount.
So i'm looking...
Forum: Road warriors 03-29-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 579
Posted By swinada
BMW 1100 Commonwealth games edition?

I am on the lookout for a BMW touring bike and I can across this add that does not show a picture nor have much of a description beside it is a 1994 BMW 1100 R Series ABS hard bags and then it adds:...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-17-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 3,394
Views: 1,336,324
Posted By swinada
Are they rare? Those are Stella'S which you can...

Are they rare? Those are Stella'S which you can get for about 7500 Canadian brand new with sidecar and all. I like my Stella I just don't have the sidecar for it yet.
Forum: Canada 08-06-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,206
Posted By swinada
finally got around to watch that promo video....

finally got around to watch that promo video. looking good :) it sure would be interesting to watch, not just because of the bike ride but because I would like to know what all is on your bucket...
Forum: Canada 07-08-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,206
Posted By swinada
To bad, but I will be watching your mini series. ...

To bad, but I will be watching your mini series.
Can you now post the clip you sent in to OLN. Would like to see that too. And who knows maybe some other network or station likes it and gets you...
Forum: Canada 07-08-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
Glad to see you're having fun and also some nice...

Glad to see you're having fun and also some nice weather. How is the KLR holding up?
Forum: Canada 06-24-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
Good to see you're still moving. might wanna stay...

Good to see you're still moving. might wanna stay up North a bit longer most of BC and AB is calling for rain all week only the North has sunshine.
Forum: Battle scooters 06-23-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3,394
Views: 1,336,324
Posted By swinada
move over I wanna see the beautiful Transalp in...

move over I wanna see the beautiful Transalp in the back. :)
You say you regret selling the Helix, why? The Burgman not what you thought it would be?
Forum: Canada 06-09-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
Oh you're in Whitehorse, I thought you're still...

Oh you're in Whitehorse, I thought you're still in Dease Lake. Let's hope the coil is all you need. If you're going to be stranded any longer up there send me an email and I'll send you an address of...
Forum: Canada 06-06-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
did you get that coil in? When were the valves...

did you get that coil in?
When were the valves last checked and adjusted in your bike? Tight valves can cause starting problems too.
Forum: Canada 06-04-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
My first guess would also be your airfilter. Take...

My first guess would also be your airfilter. Take it out and wash it and reoil. Gas works fine for washing it and I'm sure you'll find somebody around there with a bit of filter oil.
Good luck, have...
Forum: Canada 05-30-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
you're going to start growing webbing between...

you're going to start growing webbing between your fingers. How are those rain covers for your boots working out? Are they helping at all?...
Forum: Canada 05-28-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
:) I think so too, it rained when he was here...

:) I think so too, it rained when he was here (Sunshine coast) and stopped when he left...
Forum: Canada 05-19-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
Whenever your ferry arrives, I assume your coming...

Whenever your ferry arrives, I assume your coming from Vancouver Island.
Forum: Canada 05-18-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
I will be home Monday I pm'd ylu my info.

I will be home Monday I pm'd ylu my info.
Forum: Canada 05-17-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,932
Posted By swinada
Hey Hannes when you come over to the...

Hey Hannes when you come over to the sunshinecoast look me up in Powell River. can show you some nice spots around here, or give you some info on the North, went up the Dempster last year.
Forum: Canada 04-22-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 72,055
Posted By swinada
Going to catch the first Ferry on Tuesday from PR...

Going to catch the first Ferry on Tuesday from PR to Comox and then head up to CR and in to Gold River and Tahsis. Never been there before so looking forward to some new scenery.
Then possibly on...
Forum: Battle scooters 12-13-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3,394
Views: 1,336,324
Posted By swinada
I met these guys a couple years ago ( August...

I met these guys a couple years ago ( August 2010) up on the Alaska Highway. I dont know how long they were on the road but would like to know. maybe they are well known around here, or somebody...
Forum: Ride reports 07-02-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 55,667
Posted By swinada
Very nice pictures of the beautiful scenery I...

Very nice pictures of the beautiful scenery I think I have to plan a trip south of the border.
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 55,667
Posted By swinada
Just got back from the Arctic Circle, it was...

Just got back from the Arctic Circle, it was great, and as i see you're on the search for the greatest Cinnamon Roll, a little insider tip.
Braeburn Lodge about 60 miles North of Whitehorse towards...
Forum: Ride reports 08-18-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 51,355
Posted By swinada
No what I said was that it is hard to find...

No what I said was that it is hard to find anything on the little tiny GPS screen and that when I get home i could tell you exactly how far we got.
Now i just need to figure out how to attach a GPS...
Forum: Ride reports 08-18-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 51,355
Posted By swinada
What ya mean Swinada's GPS didnt measure it???...

What ya mean Swinada's GPS didnt measure it??? Swinada's GPS measured every mile of it.
In total I put 1937km's on my bike and 800 some on my truck.
but you want to know how far we got on the rail...
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
Yes indeed a good time was had, just way to short.

Yes indeed a good time was had, just way to short.
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2011, 12:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
On the other side the trail didnt look that good...

On the other side the trail didnt look that good anymore, more like a footpath then a driveable road. But from here we are only about 15 - 20 km's from the highway, wouldnt it be cool if we could...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2011, 11:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
In the morning we didnt even eat breakfast, I...

In the morning we didnt even eat breakfast, I promised CC breakfast when we get back to Tattoga Lake Lodge, he was all for it. But he had to wait for it until ealy afternoon.
We packed up the tents...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2011, 10:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
CC tried to get up on the snow field from the...

CC tried to get up on the snow field from the road side but didnt make it to far.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2011, 09:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
If you watched the chicken (Ptarmigan) video you...

If you watched the chicken (Ptarmigan) video you know that no birds or animals were hurt during the making of this video, and hence no chicken for supper. But it was fun to watch anyway and luckely I...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
The ride up <EMBED height=390...

The ride up

<EMBED height=390 type=application/x-shockwave-flash width=480 src=http://www.youtube.com/v/hghqHvZUQPI?version=3&hl=en_US&rel=0 allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always">
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2011, 09:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
The bike was a little cleaner, the boots a little...

The bike was a little cleaner, the boots a little dryer or a t least warmer and Shangri-La was discovered time to head on. CC knew from his previous trip that there was a road somewhere that will...
Forum: Ride reports 08-11-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
And the KLR is the reliable mule. :clap:evil

And the KLR is the reliable mule. :clap:evil
Forum: Ride reports 08-11-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
Lets try this again, last night I wrote another...

Lets try this again, last night I wrote another update and as I was going to submit we had lightning strike something and the network went down and of course all the changes i just made have...
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
So about time I post some more here. So we...

So about time I post some more here.
So we decided to turn around and come back another year better prepared, with way more time and with some 4 wheeled support vehicle that can pull all the gas...
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2011, 01:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
Sooner or later I'll get to it.

Sooner or later I'll get to it.
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 51,355
Posted By swinada
Man who is the fat guy on the Green KLR????? ...

Man who is the fat guy on the Green KLR?????
You never relize how overweight you are until you see some pictures of your self. :(
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 51,355
Posted By swinada
I didnt know your bike had such nice colors, i've...

I didnt know your bike had such nice colors, i've never seen them.
I know your bike like this...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,075
Posted By swinada
Here a little advertisment from the 60's...

Here a little advertisment from the 60's regarding Cassiar.

http://youtu.be/PnBCzcUnPFI
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 51,355
Posted By swinada
im only the little local nerd and have no access...

im only the little local nerd and have no access to those kind of policy settings. :(
Showing results 1 to 40 of 73

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 04:25 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014