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Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 09-16-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 22,396
Views: 6,736,934
Posted By AL417
Mounting a Rotopax to my Scrambler. My bike...

Mounting a Rotopax to my Scrambler. My bike has a city bag rack and I'm looking to mount a 1 gallon Rotopax to this rack. I have a backing plate and plan to use pipe clamps to fasten the plate to...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 08-07-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 22,396
Views: 6,736,934
Posted By AL417
Eclecticmale- is that a Rotopax on your bike? ...

Eclecticmale- is that a Rotopax on your bike? Looks cool. How is it mounted? I have a city bag mount on my bike and I'm thinking of putting a Rotopax on it.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 06-10-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 22,396
Views: 6,736,934
Posted By AL417
Add an extra gallon or two with a Rotopax. Much...

Add an extra gallon or two with a Rotopax. Much cheaper and it boosts the cool factor.
Forum: Equipment 04-03-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 22,013
Posted By AL417
All of the hi viz stands out in this picture. I...

All of the hi viz stands out in this picture. I wear a hi viz two piece rc and a white Shoei Neotec. Also ride like I'm invisible.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-25-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,797
Posted By AL417
I test rode bikes IL & WI. One dealer gave me an...

I test rode bikes IL & WI. One dealer gave me an assigned test route and checked mileage before and after the ride. Two other dealers gave me a bike without so much as copying my license. One if...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-03-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 22,396
Views: 6,736,934
Posted By AL417
I ride a Tiger XC but I am becoming a Scrambler...

I ride a Tiger XC but I am becoming a Scrambler fan. The pics of this bike just put me over the top.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-01-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,405
Posted By AL417
I have an XC with lowering links, a low seat and...

I have an XC with lowering links, a low seat and I wear Daytona MStar boots for added height. I enjoy riding my Tiger but agree that a Cub would reach a market of shorter riders. I would trade my...
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 74,849
Posted By AL417
Good options, thank you. Anyone else with chest/...

Good options, thank you. Anyone else with chest/ back protection suggestions?
Forum: Equipment 12-27-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 74,849
Posted By AL417
This thread is very timely because I just started...

This thread is very timely because I just started researching chest and back armor. I ride strictly street and currently wear a two piece roadcrafter with no backpad. Forcefield is coming out with...
Forum: Equipment 12-26-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 633
Posted By AL417
Nice. Thanks for sharing.

Nice. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Equipment 12-23-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By AL417
Thanks but I already have all of those pads minus...

Thanks but I already have all of those pads minus the backpad. I started out looking for back armor and then thought why not add chest protection too!
Forum: Equipment 12-23-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By AL417
Added Armor for a Roadcrafter?

I've been thinking about adding a backpad to my 2 piece Roadcrafter. Ran across this new vest from Forcefield which would also add chest protection. Any thoughts or recommendations for back and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-12-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,934
Posted By AL417
I'm 5'6" woman and ride the 800xc. Got lowering...

I'm 5'6" woman and ride the 800xc. Got lowering links, low seat and have Daytona MStar boots. I can flat foot now and I love riding my Tiger.
Forum: Equipment 10-16-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,438
Posted By AL417
I picked up a rc this past season that happened...

I picked up a rc this past season that happened to be 11 years old but brand new. It had only been worn once or twice by the previous owner. She rode pillion behind her husband and did not like...
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,415
Posted By AL417
The Forma's are probably average but I could use...

The Forma's are probably average but I could use a little more height. I bought the boots before I bought my Tiger 800xc.
Forum: Equipment 10-13-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,415
Posted By AL417
I went to their location too. Picked up a pair...

I went to their location too. Picked up a pair of then Forma GT's in a 42. Nicely made boots and comfortable for the short time that I've used them. My problem is that they are lower than my old...
Forum: Equipment 10-05-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,415
Posted By AL417
How much were they going for?

How much were they going for?
Forum: Equipment 09-29-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,912
Posted By AL417
First of many from a quick Google search. ...

First of many from a quick Google search. http://www.badassjewelry.com/sterling-silver-bracelets.html
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2012, 04:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 643
Posted By AL417
This thread may help. ...

This thread may help. http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=765940&highlight=shortypants
Forum: Equipment 09-26-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,508
Posted By AL417
Thanks for this post. I've been thinking about...

Thanks for this post. I've been thinking about getting heated gloves but I haven't found any that offer the same type of protection as standard gloves. This is a viable solution.
Forum: Equipment 03-17-2012, 07:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,124
Posted By AL417
+ 1 for Eagle Creek. Light weight even with...

+ 1 for Eagle Creek. Light weight even with wheels and strong. One trip included many transfers by taxi, planes, boats, busses through the EU. Well thought out luggage with many compartments and...
Forum: Equipment 03-15-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,298
Posted By AL417
Take a look at the "shortypants" thread. There's...

Take a look at the "shortypants" thread. There's a lot of good info here.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=765940&highlight=shortypants
Forum: Equipment 03-05-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,517
Posted By AL417
Congrats on ordering a RC. There's a color pick...

Congrats on ordering a RC. There's a color pick page on the Aerostich site. pm'd you the link
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-04-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,200
Posted By AL417
Seems like you answered your own question. Go...

Seems like you answered your own question. Go with your heart. If you can swing it you may want to take a look at the 12's there is 0% financing right now.
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By AL417
I live close to real-rider and stopped in there a...

I live close to real-rider and stopped in there a few weeks ago. Picked up a pair of the Forma Gt boots but as of yet have not worn them out riding. Winter sucks. I called them before I went there...
Forum: Equipment 02-15-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 10,139
Posted By AL417
Wiley-X SG-1 user here. They come with a band so...

Wiley-X SG-1 user here. They come with a band so they can be worn as goggles or you can pop arms on them and wear them as glasses. Great clarity and ballistic certified. Being a hard contact...
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 98,452
Posted By AL417
Sorry, my bad for saying comparison video. ...

Sorry, my bad for saying comparison video. Revzilla has a vid for both the Nolan and the Shoei. They don't compare them head to head (pun intended).
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 98,452
Posted By AL417
Revzilla has a comparison video of the Nolan n104...

Revzilla has a comparison video of the Nolan n104 and the Neotec. I'm going to the show this Saturday and will be checking out helmets too.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-27-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 9,443
Views: 3,761,421
Posted By AL417
+1 Wish we knew the reasoning behind this. I...

+1 Wish we knew the reasoning behind this. I can just see getting a new one and then a few months later they offer up all three colors in any combination here in the US. That would be wrong.
Forum: Equipment 01-26-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By AL417
How tall are you? Have you looked at Aerostich...

How tall are you? Have you looked at Aerostich roadcrafter? They can custom fit you if you don't fit their stock sizes.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-26-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,626
Posted By AL417
Thanks for posting this film. I've passed it...

Thanks for posting this film. I've passed it along to a few friends who feel like they're dead ended, they're not they just need to realize that.
Forum: Equipment 01-24-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,733
Posted By AL417
Try here ...

Try here

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=755850
Forum: Equipment 01-19-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,491
Posted By AL417
Mine is a standard size with the build date in...

Mine is a standard size with the build date in the top left pocket.
Forum: Equipment 01-12-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 36,611
Posted By AL417
I've read that the most visible combo is white...

I've read that the most visible combo is white helmet with high-viz jacket.
Works for me!
Forum: Vendors 01-06-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,717
Posted By AL417
Do you have any pink ones left? If so, I'll take...

Do you have any pink ones left? If so, I'll take 2 please.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-04-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 14,825
Posted By AL417
Just talked to my local dealer. They said the...

Just talked to my local dealer. They said the delivery date has been pushed back four weeks. He had no reason for the delay. Said late Feb. or early March. Hope he's wrong but I'm in no hurry.
Forum: Equipment 01-04-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,756
Posted By AL417
That's exactly the proper route to go to find a...

That's exactly the proper route to go to find a helmet. Find what type of helmet will fit her then pick the color of choice. I have two helmets; one black, one white. I like to keep it simple. A...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-21-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 631
Posted By AL417
Try Nielson's in Lake Villa. They have a pretty...

Try Nielson's in Lake Villa. They have a pretty good selection of gear and they seem to be nice to deal with too. I agree with DGY too.
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