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Forum: GS Boxers 07-02-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,454
Posted By nixobilly
Fun, You're a good man! :clap I just...

Fun,

You're a good man! :clap

I just sent my upholstery off to Russell but I'm going on a non bike vacation so I don't need a temp saddle right now.

Thanks again for giving back to the...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-23-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4,382
Views: 660,577
Posted By nixobilly
That looks really cool and efficient! Gonna be a...

That looks really cool and efficient! Gonna be a PITA to unload/reload every day.

What kind of straps are you using to hold that gear to the panniers?

Cheers,

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 941
Posted By nixobilly
Yikes, I've kept my camera around my neck on...

Yikes,

I've kept my camera around my neck on tours for years. Many thanks for alerting me to the danger. It goes in the tank bag now...

Mark
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,235
Posted By nixobilly
No - thank you and Jim Hyde. I doubt Jim was...

No - thank you and Jim Hyde.

I doubt Jim was creative enough to come up with a shower facility that tops Cali. Great view (open air) and right next to the bar!

Thank you instructors for making...
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,235
Posted By nixobilly
I can't recommend these guys enough. I rode out...

I can't recommend these guys enough. I rode out to their Cali location from Houston in fall of '09 and did their school. I'd bought a 09 GSA in the spring of 09 and knew I needed some skill...
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 12,972
Posted By nixobilly
Sena 20s

Love my SMH-10 and my SR-10.

Please see my rant in Revzilla forum.

Thank you very much for your excellent support of our community! I love your products.

Please communicate to your...
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1,156
Views: 201,603
Posted By nixobilly
sena 20s

<set rant on/>

Everybody is aware that the Sena Marketing Machine rules over Sena Engineering and Manufacturing.

A bunch of us, and others not in ADV, ordered this product many months ago.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-10-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By nixobilly
Nice - thanks for the tips!

Nice - thanks for the tips!
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By nixobilly
Looks good! What did you use "inside" the u bolt...

Looks good! What did you use "inside" the u bolt as a spacer in addition to the ram spacer?

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By nixobilly
2014 GSA-WC Ram or other mount to GPS mounting bar?

Has anybody successfully mounted ram ball or other 3rd party mount to the 12mm/.5 inch bar that the Nav5 is on?

The stock ram mount won't fit and I can't find another that would work either.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-25-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 196,095
Posted By nixobilly
New Express code for Mac

Fellow Mac inmates:

Just got a note from the Garmin OEM team that Garmin Express for Mac has been updated for Nav5 on the 2014 GS adventure.

I updated mine and it works now.

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 196,095
Posted By nixobilly
I called and got the same comment from the from...

I called and got the same comment from the from the OEM Garmin specialist.

Stay tuned -- I would bet a new release is coming soon.

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 424,139
Posted By nixobilly
SKU: 1R-P13R-2125 Quantity in Basket: none ...

SKU: 1R-P13R-2125
Quantity in Basket: none

New Rox 2 inch pivoting risers for the new R1200GS Liquid Cooled bikes that come with the larger diameter 1 ¼” handlebars. These risers will NOT work on...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-12-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 424,139
Posted By nixobilly
I ordered the Wunderlich flip up version. I have...

I ordered the Wunderlich flip up version. I have it on my 2009 GSA and love it.

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 02-12-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,912
Posted By nixobilly
I totally thought the same thing when I came off...

I totally thought the same thing when I came off my CVO Ultra.

These beemers love to run at 4500 to 6000 on the freeway (autobahn). It took me a long time to learn their sweet spot. They pretty...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-05-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By nixobilly
Get a new battery….. I had the same thing...

Get a new battery….. I had the same thing happen.

Mark
Forum: Vendors 03-29-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 56,623
Posted By nixobilly
outstanding service

very happy with the order and fulfillment service burnsmoto provided!

He is in my bookmark list for future purchases.

:clap

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,707
Posted By nixobilly
Thanks for the feedback - I'm sick and tired of...

Thanks for the feedback - I'm sick and tired of my throttlemeister… Did you install it yourself?

Sorry to hijack this thread.

M
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,707
Posted By nixobilly
How is that cruise control working out for you? ...

How is that cruise control working out for you? How many miles with it?

Mark
Forum: The Garage 01-03-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,549
Posted By nixobilly
Just got one from pendergrass - he is a one man...

Just got one from pendergrass - he is a one man show and great to talk to. Received the kit overnite as promised. Tool did a beautiful job in my non-mechanic hands.

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 12-21-2010, 09:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 413
Posted By nixobilly
Bushtec trailers and hitches

If you've ever wanted a hitch developed for your gs/a now is the time to go to their facebook page and let them know.

You have been warned! I've started a thread there.


Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2010, 09:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,944
Posted By nixobilly
How much clearance do you have between the tire...

How much clearance do you have between the tire and the tubes?

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2010, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1,749
Views: 628,247
Posted By nixobilly
Fog light Guards?

Where did you get those fog light guards? I've already replaced two of the stock mounting rings because I "bumped" into things.

Mark

EDITED by Mark:

You can get them at adventurers workshop...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-08-2010, 08:15 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 32,068
Posted By nixobilly
BTW -- I called EPM to order my hyperpro. No...

BTW -- I called EPM to order my hyperpro. No discount available and not in inventory. I then called Annitori the other us distributor at 888-963-1212. They had it in stock and "normal" price of...
Forum: Vendors 08-20-2010, 08:15 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 35,260
Posted By nixobilly
Great app! Love it on my iPhone. Any chance you...

Great app! Love it on my iPhone. Any chance you could rework it for the larger real estate of my iPad? Use case = ride planning with iPad, programming my gamin, then on the road tuning with iPhone....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2010, 06:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,331
Posted By nixobilly
Well, they said it was a combination of the...

Well, they said it was a combination of the amount of potential travel in the suspension and the physical attachment points to the frame. I currently have the bushtec hitch on my Harley ultra and...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,331
Posted By nixobilly
They said they would NOT build a hitch for the...

They said they would NOT build a hitch for the 1200 GS or GSA. I've asked and begged and they said buy a LT or RT, the frame and suspension on the GS/GSA won't support it. Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,331
Posted By nixobilly
They all do that! :rofl

They all do that! :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 06-17-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By nixobilly
and those bushtec engineers said it couldn't and...

and those bushtec engineers said it couldn't and wouldn't be done.

psssht.

:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 06-04-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By nixobilly
yea Bobby - you're right!. Part of the it is...

yea Bobby - you're right!. Part of the it is knowing if she really wants to do a two week ride if she can't pass the long ride weekend butt test. you sure don't want to have to swing by a major...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-04-2010, 11:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By nixobilly
trial run

I would recommend you do a trial weekend run like 500 out and 500 back overnighter. she will pack 2 weeks worth of stuff even if it is for one night. :1drink
this will also allow you to evaluate...
Forum: Americas 03-04-2010, 07:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By nixobilly
Arizona back roads

Was looking at a Delorme map and was thinking of taking State Hwy 10 off 77/60 to hwy 4 east through Sawmill, Point of Pines over to State Hwy 191. I'm riding on GSA and was wondering if this is...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2010, 08:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,202
Posted By nixobilly
break in

I usually do the highway method.

Get on a freeway run it easily thru the gears then exit the next exit and repeat. I do this for 300 miles. Yes takes all day but gets the job done and you learn...
Forum: Equipment 01-20-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 27,595
Posted By nixobilly
Congrats on getting your tech! :clap Mark ...

Congrats on getting your tech! :clap

Mark
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Forum: GS Boxers 01-06-2010, 07:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 794
Posted By nixobilly
This should be moved to "they all do that"...

This should be moved to "they all do that" thread. :rofl

Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 01-05-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,026
Posted By nixobilly
I love the hammerheads - outstanding build...

I love the hammerheads - outstanding build quality and sharp looks.

I have size 15 boots. I ordered the +20mm and they work great!

Nixobilly
Forum: GS Boxers 12-18-2009, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By nixobilly
I'm in for a group purchase -- please send me a...

I'm in for a group purchase -- please send me a message if this ever happens.

Thanks,

Nixobilly
Forum: GS Boxers 12-18-2009, 08:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,174
Posted By nixobilly
That was my point. I thought the heads might...

That was my point.

I thought the heads might blow off if I ran it over 6k RPM.

The motor just purrs at 6-7 RPM. If I was worried about gas milage I'd drive a Prius.

Of course, the second...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-17-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,174
Posted By nixobilly
Your other bike must be a Harley like mine! ...

Your other bike must be a Harley like mine!

When I first got my 09 GSA I always tried to keep the rpms the same as I do with my 07 110 (1800cc) Harley SE Ultra. I read some threads from the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-21-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 824
Posted By nixobilly
Do you know the dimensions of this grip tape? ...

Do you know the dimensions of this grip tape?

Pretty cool stuff.
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