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Forum: Road warriors 07-07-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,600
Posted By Apxgrndr
How do guys hang on to 150hp plus? I mean I just...

How do guys hang on to 150hp plus? I mean I just picked up a 2008 Ducati 1000 s2r which makes what, 90hp on a good day? But it rockets me up to 100mph pretty damn fast.

I guess I have to try one...
Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,346
Posted By Apxgrndr
This…exactly, I just picked up a 2008 S2R...

This…exactly, I just picked up a 2008 S2R thinking it would be temporary but I think I will be keeping her longer than i thought:...
Forum: Road warriors 07-02-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,099
Posted By Apxgrndr
It seems to squeal even with a fairly light...

It seems to squeal even with a fairly light launch, should I look at servicing the clutch? I'm currently at about 10,000 miles.

I will check out the arrow exhaust, thanks
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,099
Posted By Apxgrndr
Pretty much stock so far, Except for mirrors and...

Pretty much stock so far, Except for mirrors and an alarm. I would love to find a set of termis for it but for now I will just use it as is.

This is my first dry clutch, seems very grabby off the...
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,099
Posted By Apxgrndr
S2r 1000!!!

Well i sold the pig this spring and just couldn't take it anymore, picked up a 2008 S2R 1000.

I was looking for something smaller just for short hops, get the fix once in a while.

I thought I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,630
Posted By Apxgrndr
Behind me as soon as I can pass, as long as they...

Behind me as soon as I can pass, as long as they don't rear end you at the next light of course.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 9,936
Views: 2,045,192
Posted By Apxgrndr
When I used to ride sport bikes I always used to...

When I used to ride sport bikes I always used to love pulling a wheelie for kids who gave me a wave, kind of squidish I know but goddamn whats cooler than that when you're a bored kid and some guy...
Forum: Equipment 06-24-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,177
Posted By Apxgrndr
If you think you are into this riding thing I...

If you think you are into this riding thing I would spend the extra money on the santiagos, best boots i've ever owned.

I think they go for around $400 now?
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By Apxgrndr
The C3 is also noticeably lighter. Why don't...

The C3 is also noticeably lighter.
Why don't these companies provide demo helmets to all of their dealers?
Forum: Equipment 06-22-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By Apxgrndr
Arai Defiant?

Since I can't test drive this helmet I was wondering if anyone has an opinion on them?
I currently use an older Arai AstralX which needs to be replaced.

I have an Arai head so I'm thinking this...
Forum: Equipment 06-22-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 953
Posted By Apxgrndr
Yeah I've started using one also, it's really...

Yeah I've started using one also, it's really strengthening my messed up shoulder
Forum: Equipment 06-22-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 953
Posted By Apxgrndr
Get a kettlebell One set of kettlebell...

Get a kettlebell

One set of kettlebell swings
One set of Turkish get ups

Repeat until nauseous.
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6,195
Views: 1,289,210
Posted By Apxgrndr
Thanks for the input, this is the non s model, I...

Thanks for the input, this is the non s model, I suppose I could upgrade shocks later.
Forum: Beasts 06-14-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 6,195
Views: 1,289,210
Posted By Apxgrndr
Is the 2010 mts worth checking out? I'm looking...

Is the 2010 mts worth checking out? I'm looking at buying a used one with only 1100km.
Anything specific I should look for?
Thanks
Forum: Road warriors 06-05-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 16,298
Posted By Apxgrndr
Can you get a high mount under seat set of cans...

Can you get a high mount under seat set of cans for the 1200?
Forum: Road warriors 06-01-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8,884
Views: 1,429,182
Posted By Apxgrndr
I am going to test ride one of these next week, I...

I am going to test ride one of these next week, I really want a monster but I'm sure these are more reliable and just as fun,
but I like the sound of the twin.
Forum: Road warriors 05-31-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 16,298
Posted By Apxgrndr
I was going to buy a "last of the air cooled"...

I was going to buy a "last of the air cooled" 1100 evo but goddamn that thing is sexy!
Forum: Regional forums 04-04-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 14,809
Posted By Apxgrndr
I just sold my GS! With two small kids I'm just...

I just sold my GS! With two small kids I'm just not riding long trips anymore.

I am also struggling with weather I should ride and get my kids involved in it or not.

I will probably take the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-22-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,183
Posted By Apxgrndr
That's awesome! I think I would go the...

That's awesome!

I think I would go the spyder route, I rented one last summer just out of curiosity and found it to be a lot of fun. The only problem is everybody wants to ask you about it when...
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,198
Posted By Apxgrndr
Thanks for the input! The simplicity of design...

Thanks for the input!
The simplicity of design is one of the things drawing me to this bike, I guess I could even try to find a 2013 for the "last of the air cooled monster" thing.

Are the valves...
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,198
Posted By Apxgrndr
Absolutely, the problem is finding a nice set of...

Absolutely, the problem is finding a nice set of curves in my area is tough, I guess I could always look for a V-Max:D
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,198
Posted By Apxgrndr
Mainly I'm drawn to the look and the sound of it....

Mainly I'm drawn to the look and the sound of it. I think its a bike I would probably shine and look at more than ride (I know, its a sin).

I know its not much good in a straight line but what...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,198
Posted By Apxgrndr
2012 monster 1100 evo any good?

OK I am about to pull the trigger on a 2012 1100 monster with 2500km, anything I should look for?

Is this a good model year for the monster?

I am looking for a bike to pop out on the odd...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-13-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 879
Views: 225,500
Posted By Apxgrndr
Storm coming in today: ...

Storm coming in today:
http://i181.photobucket.com/albums/x271/odsixer/P1010631_zps6252990a.jpg (http://s181.photobucket.com/user/odsixer/media/P1010631_zps6252990a.jpg.html)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-07-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 9,874
Posted By Apxgrndr
We need order dammit, not an HOV free for all.

We need order dammit, not an HOV free for all.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-26-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1,520
Views: 139,581
Posted By Apxgrndr
Perfect combo IMO! I would love a monster to go...

Perfect combo IMO! I would love a monster to go with my GSA. I;m sure you ride the GS more because it's new right?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-30-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Apxgrndr
Well I changed the battery and I think that did...

Well I changed the battery and I think that did the trick, I was a little dubious but I went for a ride tonight and everything seems fine.

I noticed the terminals were a little corroded, I wonder...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,613
Posted By Apxgrndr
If it was a stick coil would it run rough...

If it was a stick coil would it run rough constantly?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,613
Posted By Apxgrndr
My 06 is doing the same thing, apparently they...

My 06 is doing the same thing, apparently they say it could be a battery issue or fuel pump controller. I am going to try battery first.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-01-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Apxgrndr
Would that explain how it would start after...

Would that explain how it would start after sitting for a while then?
I will try a new battery first for sure, I don't always keep it on the trickle charger and it has been run down once.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-01-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Apxgrndr
Just checked my battery, 12.3v

Just checked my battery, 12.3v
Forum: GS Boxers 07-01-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Apxgrndr
Thanks for the ideas, I will check battery...

Thanks for the ideas, I will check battery voltage and see what I get, I fired it up a couple of times today and it purrs like a kitten.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-01-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Apxgrndr
2006 1200 GSA stalling

So I went for a ride yesterday, bike stalled out at a set of lights, no sputtering or anything, just a stall.

It started after a couple of minutes but initially nothing. just cranking the engine...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2013, 11:38 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,037
Posted By Apxgrndr
This is why I feel safer when I ride periodically...

This is why I feel safer when I ride periodically as opposed to commuting, when I get too familiar with the bike my concentration wanders and that scares me.
Forum: Canada 06-23-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 5,067
Views: 421,952
Posted By Apxgrndr
Great pics, I went down to the 22x boat launch on...

Great pics, I went down to the 22x boat launch on my bicycle this morning to check it out, pretty devestating flood. The river was at least a foot over the parking lot there
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By Apxgrndr
2006 GSA signal upgrade

Hi, I have a 2006 GSA and would like to the clear signal light lenses instead of yellow, anyone know of a good source?

Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 06-18-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3,107
Views: 1,012,150
Posted By Apxgrndr
A ride in the country ...

A ride in the country
http://i181.photobucket.com/albums/x271/odsixer/Snapbucket/30EF50C0-orig.jpg (http://s181.photobucket.com/user/odsixer/media/Snapbucket/30EF50C0-orig.jpg.html)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-27-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,573
Posted By Apxgrndr
Good plan, I used to have one of those traction...

Good plan, I used to have one of those traction kites but sold it after almost launching myself into orbit.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,573
Posted By Apxgrndr
That place looks great::freaky ...

That place looks great::freaky

http://www.fortgeorgebrewery.com/
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,573
Posted By Apxgrndr
Yeah, don't eat at Mo's:lol3

Yeah, don't eat at Mo's:lol3
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