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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-26-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,269
Posted By RoadRdr
A lot of great advice here. Relax and have fun in...

A lot of great advice here. Relax and have fun in the class. Drink lots of water especially if you're in heat and sun all day.
Also we supply helmets too but if you have your own much better....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-23-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,514
Posted By RoadRdr
This thread reminded me there's a gremlin bell in...

This thread reminded me there's a gremlin bell in my garage somewhere that someone gave me. It obviously works. My garage is doing ok.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-15-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
Condolences. And very nice tribute to your Mom.

Condolences. And very nice tribute to your Mom.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-22-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,050
Posted By RoadRdr
My 2012 GSA is two years old and 16,000 miles...

My 2012 GSA is two years old and 16,000 miles this month. Every once in a while when start the bike it will turn over very slowly. Since I've read all the posts about boxer batteries lasting a short...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-21-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,993
Posted By RoadRdr
I use a Helmet Guardian that locks two helmets...

I use a Helmet Guardian that locks two helmets near the license plate. I've installed it on 3 bikes now. But it's situational. Sketchy places and the helmet comes with me.

I momentarily set a...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 91,612
Posted By RoadRdr
That and I'm a "seasoned" rider. Insurance is...

That and I'm a "seasoned" rider. Insurance is pretty reasonably priced here for motorcycles as long as you're not a 19 year old insuring a liter bike.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
WOW, but not in a good way.:eek1

WOW, but not in a good way.:eek1
Forum: Equipment 07-13-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 786
Posted By RoadRdr
I just spent a lot of time reading reviews and...

I just spent a lot of time reading reviews and comparing features and my new Sony RX100 III arrived Thursday. I considered the less expensive earlier models but liked the electronic viewfinder. I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-10-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 4,290
Views: 403,281
Posted By RoadRdr
2014 HD Recall - I tried a search and didn't find...

2014 HD Recall - I tried a search and didn't find anything so I guessed this might be a good as any to post this.

Goes to show. They were right all along.
Don't touch that front brake.
...
Forum: Vendors 07-09-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 15,684
Posted By RoadRdr
Any guess on the women's version release? My wife...

Any guess on the women's version release? My wife and I have a 10 day trip to Alps area starting in late August. Any chance they will be put by then?

So many great reviews, you're obviously doing...
Forum: Road warriors 07-07-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 91,612
Posted By RoadRdr
I just added the Grom to my existing insurance...

I just added the Grom to my existing insurance policy today. $58 per year full coverage.

I've put about 35 miles on it today. It seems as though it likes doing 45 better than 50 mph. I saw 57...
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 14,379
Posted By RoadRdr
Thanks for this. I have a pair that look similar...

Thanks for this. I have a pair that look similar after a short time. So I went back to using my custom plugs and was going to chalk it up to lesson learned.

I'll contact the company. I kind of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
Coulda said THAT about 30,268 posts ago...

Coulda said THAT about 30,268 posts ago :clap:lol3
There's been a few along this long road.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,141
Views: 216,858
Posted By RoadRdr
Pros Helps pillion feel comfortable Added...

Pros
Helps pillion feel comfortable
Added space and easy to access on stops
Significant additional surface for stickers

Cons
Yeah. I agree not the best aesthetically.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
NOT concerned with chrome and flashy techie...

NOT concerned with chrome and flashy techie doodads. Utility :thumb
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-25-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
Looks like a badge? Is a big knife the new get...

Looks like a badge? Is a big knife the new get back whip?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-13-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
I didn't see any follow up to this. It looks like...

I didn't see any follow up to this. It looks like sparks underneath. Did he make it? The boxes on my GSA "concern me" at times.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-13-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
Truck driver is probably doing the same counter...

Truck driver is probably doing the same counter lean into the center console. He probably heard about the Corvette getting taken out.
(Had to use the way back machine to find a photo to quote)
Forum: Americas 06-09-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By RoadRdr
My wife and I rode many of the roads you...

My wife and I rode many of the roads you mentioned a few years ago. We even caught a festival in Mora. Got the Here Today - Gone To Mora shirt:D.

I learned my lesson about riding in the West...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-08-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
Fail! It looks like bulky, possibly sharp items...

Fail! It looks like bulky, possibly sharp items in cargo pockets. Would increase injuries in event of crash.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-05-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
He was comprehensive with the theme. Even the...

He was comprehensive with the theme. Even the handlebars are blue. Never seen that.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-05-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
I guess it's good the last movie he saw before...

I guess it's good the last movie he saw before the paint wasn't The Little Mermaid.

Or not.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-02-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
And riding directly into the philodendron.:eek1

And riding directly into the philodendron.:eek1
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-26-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
The lead rider's GoPro is on the wrong side....

The lead rider's GoPro is on the wrong side. Everybody knows it goes on the left. Sheez. Follow the rules.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-12-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,347
Posted By RoadRdr
I like riding at night, but I try not to do it...

I like riding at night, but I try not to do it because the risk of a deer encounter just seems too high. I've come across plenty in daylight in areas where it wouldn't seem like they would be...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,334
Posted By RoadRdr
It hasn't been mentioned yet but I found that...

It hasn't been mentioned yet but I found that gloves that comfortably fit my hands, especially the space between thumb and forefinger makes a noticeable difference. I get pain at the base of my...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-29-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
Airbags.

Airbags.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,812
Posted By RoadRdr
Here's a photo of the rear PR4 Trail. I was very...

Here's a photo of the rear PR4 Trail. I was very impressed with the PR3 Trails. Rain, dry, 2-up. I've got about 200 miles on the PR4Ts and like them. New tires always feel good under me. I ride some...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-26-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,812
Posted By RoadRdr
I wanted to post a follow up. I installed the PR4...

I wanted to post a follow up. I installed the PR4 Trails and had a friend to assist. We used the HF to break the bead on the old PR3 Trails.

I had the Kaurito outfit to install the new all set up....
Forum: The Garage 04-24-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,959
Posted By RoadRdr
I just mounted a set of PR4 Trails yesterday and...

I just mounted a set of PR4 Trails yesterday and the front was more difficult than the rear and took a lot of bouncing around to get it to seat. The tires had been unwrapped in the garage for over a...
Forum: Equipment 04-24-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 14,379
Posted By RoadRdr
I've several foam type, two different custom fit...

I've several foam type, two different custom fit earplugs, the latest customs have the filters to allow some sound through, and previously a set of ERC6i's for music (great for music but effectively...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-21-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,134
Posted By RoadRdr
Tragic situation. The other three riders were...

Tragic situation. The other three riders were most likely preoccupied with getting out of the way of an SUV that just took out the lead friends. I can understand not thinking to chase the driver. I'm...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-18-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,416
Posted By RoadRdr
Riders like you are why it can be a lot of fun...

Riders like you are why it can be a lot of fun coaching a ERC or BRC2 class.:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 04-01-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,812
Posted By RoadRdr
Thanks for that link. I guess I just search this...

Thanks for that link. I guess I just search this area of the site. Tires ordered yesterday morning and being delivered today. That kind of turnaround still amazes me.

I may use the Kaurit Moto...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,812
Posted By RoadRdr
Michelin Pilot Road 4 Trail Tires

I tried the search and wasn't successful finding any existing threads on the latest version of the PR4 Trails. I have the PR3 Trails on my 2012 GSA and have been very satisfied with the on road...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-05-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,621
Posted By RoadRdr
For a Civic like reputation to fuel, change oil,...

For a Civic like reputation to fuel, change oil, and tires and just drive the Honda ST1100 is about as solid and maintenance free as any. Although it is not fuel injected as the OP was looking for...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-05-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
:rofl:rofl:rofl:clap Now that's funny right...

:rofl:rofl:rofl:clap
Now that's funny right there.
Forum: Ride reports 02-15-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2,470
Views: 418,715
Posted By RoadRdr
:clap:clap::clap I liked the video and background...

:clap:clap::clap I liked the video and background song. I came into this late now have to backtrack through your RR.
Be safe.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-19-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 33,538
Views: 8,190,342
Posted By RoadRdr
New Jersey Dealer plate. I wonder how the test...

New Jersey Dealer plate. I wonder how the test ride went?
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-18-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 3,578
Views: 684,464
Posted By RoadRdr
Great video Kelsow. We rode Nova Scotia for the...

Great video Kelsow. We rode Nova Scotia for the first time last September. Newfoundland is on the ride todo list.
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