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Forum: Equipment 10-10-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 949
Posted By Ricky Chuck
I've been using the Bohn for 3+ years and if you...

I've been using the Bohn for 3+ years and if you swore to yourself you would go ATGATT they are awesome. I do have an extra set of the spandex that on rate occasions (usually warm-weather trips) I...
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 2,081
Views: 330,394
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Question about foglights

Hi guys, when I got this RT it had PIAA driving lights down on the wheel, I am guessing model 1100X although I don't see a model number, hoping someone can confirm. My fog lights are the std white...
Forum: Vendors 10-03-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4,263
Views: 936,081
Posted By Ricky Chuck
LOL, yeah I did, I was just monkeying with it now...

LOL, yeah I did, I was just monkeying with it now and then, and discovered a certain boy-child would sometimes be unable to resist changing it :).

I think the rotary dimmer would be easier to...
Forum: Vendors 10-03-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 4,263
Views: 936,081
Posted By Ricky Chuck
John, thanks for the info. I believe I am going...

John, thanks for the info. I believe I am going to go with a rotary dimmer, mounted permanently. I had the wireless fob before, and it worked, but I was sometimes not sure where it was when I started...
Forum: Vendors 10-03-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4,263
Views: 936,081
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Hey thanks! Good gorsh, all spot, that would be...

Hey thanks! Good gorsh, all spot, that would be like Ghost Rider's headlight, lol. I suppose the combo would do better about seeing deer out there on the side at night, or critters off the road,...
Forum: Vendors 10-03-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 4,263
Views: 936,081
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Question about F40 setup

Hi John, before I get to my question, wanted to let you know my original M30s with yellow Xpel haven't wavered since I bought them, probably 3 years? Just traded the bike in on another (R1150RT) and...
Forum: Road warriors 10-02-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 2,081
Views: 330,394
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Greetings, new '05 R1150RT owner, was tipped to this thread

Hi all, have been trying to catch up on this thread, lol. I was an R owner for several years then just decided to move up a bit two weeks ago so traded my 04 in on this one. The RT is great on the...
Forum: Equipment 09-29-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
I recall that part now after you mentioned it,...

I recall that part now after you mentioned it, thx. Didn't have time to try it, went to a Shirley Jones concert, lol.
Forum: Equipment 09-29-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Thanks, BL, will try that tonight! Hopefully it...

Thanks, BL, will try that tonight! Hopefully it is a timing issue only. I loved hearing Elvis for a few minutes at the table, lol.

I meant to ask, do you know if having an audio plugged diverts...
Forum: Equipment 09-29-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
No solution for above poster, sorry, but another...

No solution for above poster, sorry, but another issue with latest firmware, or maybe just issue of understanding.

If I sync my SMH10 with a Zumo 550, and my zumo is synced with my phone, no...
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 348,169
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Celticus, that was a great call! I did a few...

Celticus, that was a great call! I did a few searches and found some guys who shimmed it up like you mentioned, and after a couple of adjustments and trimming the rear rubber pieces things now are...
Forum: Road warriors 09-25-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 348,169
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Thanks for all the suggestions and links, good...

Thanks for all the suggestions and links, good resources.

I got in an Airhawk 2, will put it on this evening and hopefully it will reduce the sliding down.
Forum: Road warriors 09-22-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 348,169
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Question about my new-to-me 2005 R1150RT

Hi all, I traded in my '04 R for an '05 RT. Loving it so far, but the stock seat seems deeper than my R's and I find myself crunched up against the tank, and the boys don't like that, lol. Actually...
Forum: Vendors 09-22-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 638
Views: 80,618
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Results of beemerbuddies on my RT

Hey Jack/Dave, got your grips in plenty of time, put them on, went on trip, loved them! Felt a big difference. NOW...can you make some to fit footpegs? :)
Forum: Vendors 09-16-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 638
Views: 80,618
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Hey Jack (or maybe Dave, lol), I sent you money...

Hey Jack (or maybe Dave, lol), I sent you money and several pairs of used socks as exchange for overnighting to me, lol. Pleasure talking with you!
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-16-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,724
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Greetings, have been absent, question about an oilhead characteristic

Hi guys, haven't been on much except for checking subscriptions, too danged busy, lol. BUT...last week I was down at the OKC BMW place and on a whim traded in my '04 1150R on an 05' R1150RT that I...
Forum: Vendors 09-09-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 1,536
Views: 193,381
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Greetings! My buddy, who has a '14 R1200RT,...

Greetings! My buddy, who has a '14 R1200RT, bought an H7 off the website, but is having a bit of a problem getting it to lock in or something, I am not yet sure of the details, but it goes in well...
Forum: Equipment 02-28-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
I saw the Sena email last night but haven't had a...

I saw the Sena email last night but haven't had a chance to try out yet. Has anyone been able to try the sidetone and see if the mics will pick up conversation outside of the helmet? With my earbuds...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,547
Posted By Ricky Chuck
S-Plugs work well for me, they push up into the...

S-Plugs work well for me, they push up into the ear and the line just hangs down in the openings. I got the single driver version, they make a double, and also have a custom mold program if you want...
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Yeah, this is what I expected based on past...

Yeah, this is what I expected based on past experience with v1. I was spinning that thing like a safecracker and it was beeping every time, lol (new stock speakers). Probably was a user error, will...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-21-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 18,972
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Ray, my buddy and I just got back from several...

Ray, my buddy and I just got back from several days in NM, not once did we have any difficulty parking, lol, they seem to get it there. Silver City, we parked next to the wall in front of the Palace,...
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
:huh Well, got back from my trip, and I didn't...

:huh Well, got back from my trip, and I didn't have time to get the Sena setup for the start, so I waited until I got to Albuquerque. Long story short, it worked but the volume was so low as to be...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-14-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,928
Posted By Ricky Chuck
LOL, here we have a limit for those ape-hangers,...

LOL, here we have a limit for those ape-hangers, can't go past your shoulders, I think. I still see them up pretty, can't understand the attraction. A guy in my neighborhood came roaring by us the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-14-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,724
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Update: Parabellum works fine with bar risers,...

Update: Parabellum works fine with bar risers, sitting on top...:huh what the heck was she thinking, lol.


Anyway, guys, heading out early in the morning to Albuquerque to see the VLA with a...
Forum: Equipment 11-13-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Thx, hoping for great things come this weekend :)

Thx, hoping for great things come this weekend :)
Forum: Equipment 11-13-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Hey Blue, yeah just decided why not, sounds...

Hey Blue, yeah just decided why not, sounds solid, especially for a new one. I just turned off VOX call, though, and am programming the speed dials, that will be nice! I'm still a little concerned...
Forum: Equipment 11-13-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
I just got my Sena in the mail last night, and...

I just got my Sena in the mail last night, and later in the evening the notice for 4.3 upgrade (mine shows 4.2) arrived. Is the consensus that going to 4.3 is all good, especially since it is new and...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-13-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,724
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Deciding it couldn't hurt, I bought a Sedici...

Deciding it couldn't hurt, I bought a Sedici heated jacket liner in case that cold front next Monday gets here before we do, lol. Warms up nicely underneath the Tourmaster.

I was just going to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-12-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,724
Posted By Ricky Chuck
I FOUND IT! :clap :D I'd just read BWalsh's...

I FOUND IT! :clap :D

I'd just read BWalsh's post on another thread about parking bikes on sidewalks I found humorous, and walked out to the garage, chuckling and deciding to screw it, I'd just...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-12-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 18,972
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Hot Dang, Walsh, if we were close I'd buy your...

Hot Dang, Walsh, if we were close I'd buy your dinner! I was chuckling at this post and went out into the garage, picked up an old glove in a corner and found the 2nd handlebar riser I'd misplaced...
Forum: Equipment 11-12-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 956
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Has anyone used the Sedici brand of heated gear,...

Has anyone used the Sedici brand of heated gear, sold at Cycle Gear? Tempted since it is right in front of my face and a cold front is barreling down this way :)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Thanks, guys, I was leaning toward "too...

Thanks, guys, I was leaning toward "too ambitious", lol. May have to drop a couple of destinations. I've stayed in Lincoln before, it was rustic, can't remember the name of it, had a little cafe in...
Forum: Equipment 11-12-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
This would solve some issues, thanks! Oh...

This would solve some issues, thanks!

Oh man, wonder if they can overnight,lol.

http://www.rocketmoto.com/index.php/tork-xpro-concert-hall-helmet-speakers.html
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-12-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 18,972
Posted By Ricky Chuck
I bow to your superior deadpan, lol. My wit pales...

I bow to your superior deadpan, lol. My wit pales in comparison. BTW, 2004s are not known for that malady, lol :wink:

(runs off to see if there is a thread on waving to other bikers)
Forum: Equipment 11-12-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Thanks, this clears it up! So either the Torks...

Thanks, this clears it up! So either the Torks have a 3.5 tip on them or you had one. Handy.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-11-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 18,972
Posted By Ricky Chuck
:wink: The whole time I was reading this thread...

:wink: The whole time I was reading this thread (with a certain level of "we are all suckers for posting here, lol" that may be uncalled for to be honest), I tried hard to recall a single case of...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-11-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Question about timing for a route this weekend

Hi guys, my buddy and I are trying to mark several spots off our list on this trip. We are leaving Friday morning from Yukon, OK, plan on bunking in either Lincoln or Roswell. If we stayed the night...
Forum: Equipment 11-11-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Thanks, XFan...did they perform noticeably better?

Thanks, XFan...did they perform noticeably better?
Forum: Equipment 11-11-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Hey Trog, I don't have any other facts, but will...

Hey Trog, I don't have any other facts, but will ask Adam to comment to clear it up.
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 579,594
Posted By Ricky Chuck
Thanks, Tow, will look at those. The S Plugs I've...

Thanks, Tow, will look at those. The S Plugs I've been using are great, totally fit inside my ear, no sticks poking out, the only downside is getting them in, then plugging into the Sena...I was...
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