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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-28-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,224
EXXXXXXXXAXTLY! Standing with slightly bent...

EXXXXXXXXAXTLY! Standing with slightly bent knees lowers the bikes center of gravity to the pegs. You have less control of a 500lb F800GSA and 700lbs of an R1200GSA. The OP engineer is being obtuse....
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,760
Update.

My son and I started the COBDR sunday morning from 4 corners. We finished the first section after a late start. We left the north side of Dolores at 1pm. After groundhog reservoir it started raining...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-09-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
Cobdr

My son and I started the COBDR sunday morning from 4 corners. We finished the first section after a late start. We left the north side of Dolores at 1pm. After groundhog reservoir it started raining...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-27-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
Camping temperatures

Can anyone advise what the temperatures have been getting down to at night at most of the camping sites on the Colorado BDR. Trying to decide whether or not to bring my Heidelberg four season tent or...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-24-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
116 ENE issue?

Can you advise which actual section of the BDR this is? Also were the riders injured and had to be taken out by ambulance when you say evac'd, or just got stuck and had to be pulled out. Also, what...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-22-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,038
Longer F800GS and F800GS Adventure Clutch Cables

I installed ROX risers and GPR Stabilizer that also raises the height as well on my 2012 F800GS, my 2014 F800GS Adventure, and my son's 2013 F800GS. In order to get the correct free play into spec,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-19-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
Oh you have got to post photos!

Oh you have got to post photos!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-18-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
Fighting the COBDR

That is very interesting. I had the same feeling on the R1200GSA around every bend of the UTBDR. We went into it knowing that there might be points that we would need to turn around. We couldn't...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-18-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
Kattywampus, Thanks for the info, its always...

Kattywampus,
Thanks for the info, its always good to hear different perspectives. I dont think anyone has ever been accused of having too much information on a BDR wether it be positive or negative....
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,910
Uhhhhhm.... My Tent! Scuhhm!:deal: Push you...

Uhhhhhm.... My Tent! Scuhhm!:deal: Push you down! :muutt:asshat
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-03-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
RV Chaser

We will have one F650GS, two F800GS's, and an F800GSA running south to north September 7th through the 15th-ish+/-... We are also entertaining bringing my Toy Hauler RV to be waiting for us at the...
Forum: Ride reports 02-27-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
Bugout Exercise

This trip was just as much about a trial run bugout with everything we would need to survive, walk home or to anywhere for that matter as much as an adventure ride. So essentially we had two sets of...
Forum: Ride reports 02-27-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
Hydrographics.

It's relative to who you have do it and what parts/size of parts you have coated. We bartered for the work so I'm not exactly sure. I would just google Hydrographics and find a shop near you. Sorry I...
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
Camo

The camo is Hydrographics. The same stuff you find on ATVs. A guy in Indy did it for us. There are a lot of places that can do it. Just take them the parts.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-21-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
Thanks for the info! F800GS it is.

Reading your ride report is like appreciating an expensive firearm, or sipping a fine cognac. You have to take time to appreciate it and not blow through it too quickly. It gives me the same feeling...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-19-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 81,998
COBDR in September

My son will be stationed at Buckley AFB starting in March. The first week of September probably that Tuesday, I will depart Indiana. I will be riding either my F800GS or my R1200GSA out to do the...
Forum: Vendors 09-16-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 63,587
Wicked Cory, The only issue I have found is the...

Cory,
The only issue I have found is the location of the fill cap. With the Zega Pro top case on, I am only able to insert the gas station fill nozzle a certain way/angle and with that the tip of...
Forum: Vendors 09-12-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 63,587
Install

Cory,
Let me know if you didnt get all five emails with the pics and instructions for my specific install and touratech zega pros.
Matt
Forum: Vendors 09-11-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 63,587
Installed onto my 2012.

The install is easy and straight forward. The only issue I had was with the rear main bracket that you have to cut the perforated slits to install. My 2012 did not have the threaded inserts in the...
Forum: Face plant 06-25-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,615
Bluhduh Yup

Yeah, after about 6 months having my '11 R1200GSA the front ESA strut/shock started leaking its life juices. It was a discontinued item for that very reason, and I had to wait just over 3 weeks to...
Forum: Face plant 06-25-2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,615
As of this week.

Was advised by Heindl that the rear fender color of the part they received from Washingron was a different color. Had the choice of waiting for the part to come in from Russia and all repaired at...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-19-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3,719
Views: 733,281
If you are trying to do it from a mobile device...

If you are trying to do it from a mobile device or ipad I am not sure. I haven't been able to get my Ipad to copy the embed address.

If you are doing it from a computer, on youtube, click the...
Forum: Vendors 06-18-2013, 05:25 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 63,587
Tt zega pro

Trust me when I say, you won't be disappointed in the TT Zega Pro Panniers. They are indeed the perfect balance of weight, durability, storage, and quality. I have them on all of my bikes. Had the...
Forum: Face plant 06-11-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,615
That is definitely the truth. I have been on...

That is definitely the truth. I have been on scenes when men and women alike, teens and even the parents that show up for the teens were all scatter brained like they popped a logic and reason 10A...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-09-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,374
Thanks guys !!

I am his father. I told him to post here and get the info. And once again our riding community has pulled through. I know he has been busy this weekend, I will text him now to get on and contact you...
Forum: Face plant 06-03-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,615
Good idea

If I run into any family members of the elderly that are having the same problem, I will recommend that to them. Thanks.
Forum: Vendors 06-02-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 63,587
TT Rear Spalsh Guard

Can you advise if the tank will be compatible with the Touratech rear splash guards.

http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/305/PN-M05877-20/BMW-F800-650-GS-Rear-Splash-Guard-Textured-Black
Forum: Face plant 05-31-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,615
Age

At a certain age, the state of Indiana requires you to pass eye tests more often as well a renew you license annually. At what age that is, I am not sure. But as far as medical records being made...
Forum: Face plant 05-30-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,615
Nope

Due to his age and the potential that he could indeed be telling the truth about thinking he hit a guard rail as well as there being no injuries, he was summons arrested which mean he was cited and...
Forum: Face plant 05-29-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 47,353
Rofl

Sorry for the ROFL:rofl:rofl, That really sucks, and I am pleased to hear you already have plans to ride again! But the nail polish caught me by surprise and I am still laughing as I type this....
Forum: Face plant 05-29-2013, 11:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,615
2013 URAL Gear Up Smacked!

I purchased a brand new URAL Gear Up for my wife and was doing the shake down for the first 500 miles for the correct break in period prior to the first service. ...
Forum: Vendors 05-04-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 63,587
+3

Sold +3
My F800GS TT Zega Pros.
Wifes F650GS TT Zega Pros
Sons F800GS Zega Pros


Leroy Jenkins. Lets do this.
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 05-30-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 51,643
Splooshhhhh

That was awesome, bet that water felt good. I will be riding my new F800GS down this next weekend of June 6th with my buddy who also got his new F800GS from Indiana. I will be trying to learn him...
Forum: Vendors 05-27-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 102,387
Holy shit that was a hard hit. The good news is...

Holy shit that was a hard hit. The good news is that there is an easy fix. You can get a field replaceable ladderloc.
You can get them at this website in small quantities. There is no sewing...
Forum: Ride reports 04-30-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
Our fast paced ride from Onion Creek Road to Moab

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Forum: Day Trippin' 04-22-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,167
Oh the sweet freedom of it

There is nothing like it in the world. The individual freedom to choose where and what line you take to get there. And once you have achieved that short goal, there is always more. Only 5 % of the...
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
Definitely not

It definitely won't be the last ride we take. We are really close.
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
2011 bmw-r1200gsa

BMW-R1200GSA.
Takes the hits, goes far, easy to work on, worth every red cent.*
http://i1255.photobucket.com/albums/hh630/urbanert/162a19a7.jpg
*The stock crash bars I believe are made by...
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2012, 03:56 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
Sidi Adventure Gortex boots

Sidi Adventure Gortex boots.

http://i1255.photobucket.com/albums/hh630/urbanert/Utah%20trip%202012/28c39cbd.jpg
These boots were comfortable right out of the box and very flexible. *I do find...
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2012, 03:55 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,203
Shuberth C3 modular helmet

Shuberth C3 modular helmet. *I have had this for a year now, and it is by far the quietest helmet I have owned. *It is very comfortable. *I have the Bluetooth SRC system in it. *With only occasional...
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