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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-17-2007, 06:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,232
Posted By AlphaDuc
'06 Thruxton

My '06 Thruxton has over 10K miles with zero problems. I ride the shit out of it. I have over a dozen buddies with 955's or 1050's and the bikes seem to be really reliable.

Most of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2007, 11:06 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 40,327
Posted By AlphaDuc
I'm adding a HPN tank when they come out.

I'm adding a HPN tank when they come out.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2007, 11:51 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,036
Posted By AlphaDuc
That was the day. We pulled up in the wife's Red...

That was the day. We pulled up in the wife's Red G35 Coupe. I put a few nose prints on the front windows. It was a gas stop & we just did a loop to your place before jumping back on I-75. Nice...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2007, 03:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,036
Posted By AlphaDuc
I think you may have hit the nail on the head...

I think you may have hit the nail on the head there. There seems to be a few BMW dealers that SOLD HP2's; and, most of the BMW dealers who have given their HP2's away because they didn't know how to...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 04-11-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 792
Posted By AlphaDuc
Sorry Chubber. One on the members said this...

Sorry Chubber. One on the members said this place had great food and we decided to bring out some of the new toys to play with. Next one will be a long distance event. Promise!
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 04-11-2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 792
Posted By AlphaDuc
Orlando BMW Eat & Play April 22nd

Orlando BMW Riding Group

SUNDAY APRIL 22ND

LUNCH AND PLAY!

Were meeting a little later so some of the riders that attend Sunday Church services may be able to make the event this time. The...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 04-11-2007, 01:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
April 22nd Eat & Play

SUNDAY APRIL 22ND

LUNCH AND PLAY!

We’re meeting a little later so some of the riders that attend Sunday Church services may be able to make the event this time. The club will meet for lunch at...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2007, 11:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 758
Posted By AlphaDuc
dutge Check your email.

dutge

Check your email.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2007, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4,753
Views: 1,645,403
Posted By AlphaDuc
nachtflug, I talked the wife into letting me take...

nachtflug, I talked the wife into letting me take a picture of her for your thread and then naked guy on the GS posts right after us. I think in all the shock we got forgotten. Here it is again.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-22-2007, 08:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,829
Posted By AlphaDuc
I think the bike looks great!

I think the bike looks great!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-16-2007, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,327
Posted By AlphaDuc
Neat video! How about a helmet cam next? Been...

Neat video! How about a helmet cam next? Been thinking of getting one of these:http://www.twenty20camera.com/
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2007, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By AlphaDuc
Where do you shop?

Things are a little slow this afternoon and I've got too much time on my hands. So, I've been wondering, where do you shop? For motorcycles.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2007, 01:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 400
Posted By AlphaDuc
What do you think?

Things are a little slow this afternoon and I've got too much time on my hands. So, I've been wondering.

Do you shop at a dealer that is owned by an enthusiast? You know, someone that actually...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-13-2007, 07:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 824
Posted By AlphaDuc
I'm going. Wife will be on her F650CS.

I'm going. Wife will be on her F650CS.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-13-2007, 11:39 AM
Replies: 4,753
Views: 1,645,403
Posted By AlphaDuc
The love of my life and her ride. Taken...

The love of my life and her ride. Taken yesterday in Inverness, FL. Be gentle, Cherie loves her bike. She had the best day riding and we never went over 10mph above the speed limit.:cry

<a...
Forum: The Garage 03-10-2007, 01:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,447
Posted By AlphaDuc
How about trying to buff it out with a good wax...

How about trying to buff it out with a good wax and a buffer?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2007, 10:38 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,653
Posted By AlphaDuc
The BMW Motorad park in Germany is 55 acres. ...

The BMW Motorad park in Germany is 55 acres. I've got 76. I've been thinking........

http://specials.bmw-motorrad.com/com/_common/img/fascination/vis_travelpoint_enduropark_01.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2007, 07:49 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,653
Posted By AlphaDuc
I've got 76 acres up against the Cherokee...

I've got 76 acres up against the Cherokee National forest. Two springs, Osterneck Creek on the back side, 3 logging roads, and a fresh gravel road diagonaly disecting my land. House is about 80%...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2007, 07:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,653
Posted By AlphaDuc
Put me down for one. May have you install it if...

Put me down for one. May have you install it if my move to Tellico Plains, TN happens before they come in.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-08-2007, 02:04 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,396
Posted By AlphaDuc
I remember one more of the wife's comments: "the...

I remember one more of the wife's comments: "the seat was made for a 19 year old girl, not someone in their 40's!" So I was thinking........:evil.....am supposed to fix the seat; or, get a smaller...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2007, 10:33 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,396
Posted By AlphaDuc
The fillister head screw for the seat is...

The fillister head screw for the seat is perfectly placed to cause the passenger discomfort.

Then there is NO padding in the back half of the seat.

Finally, the pegs are so high that the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-24-2007, 11:09 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,396
Posted By AlphaDuc
Rumor has it that some have seen the bike here in...

Rumor has it that some have seen the bike here in the US; but, BMW made them swear to keep it under wraps. :evil
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2007, 11:44 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,396
Posted By AlphaDuc
I've got 4K miles ( had the flu for a month or it...

I've got 4K miles ( had the flu for a month or it would be 5k ); and, the bike and I are still in the honey-moon stage. :raabia The wife is jealous and wants me to trade it for an RT. :ddog
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2007, 03:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,304
Posted By AlphaDuc
I've have the BMW HP2 low seat, a Wilbers 1"...

I've have the BMW HP2 low seat, a Wilbers 1" shorter shock, and the forks about 1" raised in the triple trees. The low seat feels great when I'm riding fast; however, when I'm riding slower (like...
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2007, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5,805
Views: 1,058,613
Posted By AlphaDuc
G650X Challenge Training Ormond Beach, FL

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1bjb68DCtg
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 02-09-2007, 11:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
This Saturday, Feb 10th, BMW Motorcycles of...

This Saturday, Feb 10th, BMW Motorcycles of Orlando is saying goodbye to our college and good friend Rainer Helmke. Hes going to Portland, Oregon to help open a new BMW Motorcycle shop. So weve...
Forum: Ride reports 02-07-2007, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 964
Posted By AlphaDuc
The G's come with a 2.5 gallon gas tank. :cry

The G's come with a 2.5 gallon gas tank. :cry
Forum: Ride reports 02-07-2007, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 964
Posted By AlphaDuc
BMW Training Feb 4-6, Ormand Bch, FL

BMW is conducting sales training on new 2007 models in Ormond Bch, FL over the next few weeks. Here's a very short report on the first class.Class room pictures are from Sunday. Build quality was...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-31-2007, 03:34 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 16,531
Posted By AlphaDuc
Ouray, you're the man! Did you get that...

Ouray, you're the man!

Did you get that guy in Volusia county straightened out yet? :rofl I'm still rolling about that one.
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-30-2007, 07:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
Ron, Go purchase a Florida Gazeteer at the...

Ron,
Go purchase a Florida Gazeteer at the bookstore & a highlighter. Then you can bring it in and we will show you some good roads. Just give me a call a day ahead of time so I can bring my...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-17-2007, 02:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
BMW Riding Group of Orlando Cedar Key III Rally...

BMW Riding Group of Orlando
Cedar Key III Rally Point, Saturday, Jan 27, 2007
8:30am meet, ride out 9:00am


7-ELEVEN (HWY 50 & 545 / Avalon RD)
407-654-9504
15001 W Colonial Dr
Winter...
Forum: Road warriors 01-12-2007, 11:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,992
Posted By AlphaDuc
We had a visiter last night

We had a visitor last night. He was on his way to talk to the owner about us becoming a dealer for them:

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m122/minimikeHP2/GGQuad001.jpg
...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-09-2007, 10:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
The whole event was planned around the street...

The whole event was planned around the street riders getting back first. So, we went in and ordered. Then we sat outside, had lunch, told a few lies, and waited for the dirt riders. And waited. ...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-09-2007, 10:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
This is minutes from Disney! ...

This is minutes from Disney!

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m122/minimikeHP2/DSCN0829.jpg

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m122/minimikeHP2/DSCN0831.jpg

GS’s Rock!
...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-09-2007, 10:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
While we were keeping an eye out for sand in the...

While we were keeping an eye out for sand in the corners, the GS Group was having a blast in the sand!

How did the KLR get in the front?
...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-09-2007, 10:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
The Sports ride was very spirited. Shelley was...

The Sports ride was very spirited. Shelley was working very hard on her F650 to keep up with us. We took a couple extra roads than the Touring group, and then arrived at a resting spot behind them....
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-09-2007, 10:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
9:30am, bikes start gathering: ...

9:30am, bikes start gathering:

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m122/minimikeHP2/BMWRideJAN7th001.jpg

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m122/minimikeHP2/BMWRideJAN7th002.jpg

Pre-ride...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-05-2007, 10:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
Rainer & I pre-drove the GS Group ride last...

Rainer & I pre-drove the GS Group ride last night. There's about 15 miles of clay roads in 2 sections. They are well maintained and will be perfect for new GS riders to get used to riding off the...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-27-2006, 11:09 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 17,387
Posted By AlphaDuc
Two thumbs up!

You're going to need a white helmet with blue GS logo.

http://humvee.smugmug.com/photos/45109700-O.jpg

http://humvee.smugmug.com/photos/37459128-M.jpg


These pics are from the UKGS'er...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 12-26-2006, 11:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,078
Posted By AlphaDuc
Sunday, Jan 7th Ride

SUNDAY, JANUARY 7th

THE RIDE WILL BE DIVIDED INTO 3 GROUPS: A FAST GROUP, A SLOW GROUP, AND A GS ENDURO GROUP!

Panera Bread
7826 W. Sand Lake Road
Orlando, FL 32809 (407) 226-6992
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