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Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 266,278
Posted By srpuywa
new seat for the RT

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/333/17728032244_574b6ac52a.jpg

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/382/17728032644_5df7c3d81f.jpg
Forum: Americas 06-01-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 593
Posted By srpuywa
camping takes too much time to set up and take...

camping takes too much time to set up and take down, fetch food, etc... - stay in motels
Forum: Americas 05-29-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,616
Posted By srpuywa
Find a MSR-GK or equilavent - they burn almost...

Find a MSR-GK or equilavent - they burn almost anything

http://www.cascadedesigns.com/msr/blog/evolution-msr-xgk-ex-stove/
Forum: Americas 05-29-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,397
Posted By srpuywa
my wife's family are Indiana Farmers in Ashley...

my wife's family are Indiana Farmers in Ashley :rofl

I just wouldn't ride both ways and the coastline and islands are pretty awesome from the ferry
Forum: Americas 05-28-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By srpuywa
you should do Lolo Pass look up ORF Four...

you should do Lolo Pass

look up ORF Four Corners on FB we have posted a lot of riding info
Forum: Americas 05-28-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,397
Posted By srpuywa
I've driven through quite a bit of Canada almost...

I've driven through quite a bit of Canada almost to Alaska, it all starts to look the same - if it were me I'd take the Alaska Marie Highway back to Bellingham WA :evil
Forum: Americas 05-28-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 707
Posted By srpuywa
I know it will be pretty warm out there and was...

I know it will be pretty warm out there and was thinking about Trans Canada to Sault Ste. Marie. Roads were good?

Both of us are retired Air Force loadmasters and spent a lot of time in hot...
Forum: Americas 05-27-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 707
Posted By srpuywa
30 day count down

if anyone wants to follow on FB --- search for "ORF Four Corners"
just a couple of retired AF guys
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,866
Posted By srpuywa
BMW RT - Cruisers, Gold Wings and BMW K12LTs...

BMW RT - Cruisers, Gold Wings and BMW K12LTs don't fit tall people very well :rofl
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,773
Posted By srpuywa
cooling vests - do they work?

leaving on a 4 corners ride in July and I picked up a cooling vest. Do they work as advertised?
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,382
Posted By srpuywa
picked up a screw in the rear tire (with 67 miles...

picked up a screw in the rear tire (with 67 miles on it) - plugged it but hopefully getting it replaced under the tire and wheel warranty
Forum: Road warriors 04-19-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,382
Posted By srpuywa
I picked up a 2015 R1200 RT yesterday

I picked up a 2015 R1200 RT yesterday
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 2,570
Views: 421,682
Posted By srpuywa
picked it up today ...

picked it up today

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7588/17194900651_60a5a15505_z.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,382
Posted By srpuywa
I rode my buddies 09 CVO and looked at new one -...

I rode my buddies 09 CVO and looked at new one - too low to the ground for tall people , that's why I stick to BMWs
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 44,411
Posted By srpuywa
I picked this one up today ...

I picked this one up today

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7588/17194900651_60a5a15505_z.jpg
Forum: Americas 04-15-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 707
Posted By srpuywa
4 corners in July

me and a buddy are doing the four corners in July from WA - CA - FL - ME

any roads to must do and ones to avoid ?
Forum: Road warriors 04-15-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 266,278
Posted By srpuywa
great write up - I pick mine up in 3 days on...

great write up - I pick mine up in 3 days on Saturday :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2015, 03:39 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,389
Posted By srpuywa
I put mine under the pannier - never dragged or...

I put mine under the pannier - never dragged or blew up (on a GSA)

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8231/8481967905_c673caa174_z.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 04-15-2015, 03:30 AM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 357,501
Posted By srpuywa
Quite a few years aoo - some non english...

Quite a few years aoo - some non english speaking, no insurance tard left turned in front of me

https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2815/11802189294_620b3ff562.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By srpuywa
the farthest I did off road in one stretch was...

the farthest I did off road in one stretch was Greenwater to Naches in WA. A 600 lb pig is not the ideal bike :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By srpuywa
I figure the RT will keep me from doing something...

I figure the RT will keep me from doing something stupid off road and the wife likes to go 2 up occasionally.

Me and a buddy are doing the 4 corners of the US in July
...
Forum: Road warriors 04-13-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 24,579
Posted By srpuywa
if you are tall - they have no leg room

if you are tall - they have no leg room
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By srpuywa
thanks all

Time to move on - sold my 09 GS/A and picking up a new RT next weekend.

Keep the rubber on the dirt

Scott
Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 266,278
Posted By srpuywa
Bought this 2015 RT today, will pick up next Sat...

Bought this 2015 RT today, will pick up next Sat - waiting for the high seat to come in



https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8744/16494455614_30c8b6149f.jpg
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Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 266,278
Posted By srpuywa
GSA gone and new RT is on the horizon

not riding down dirt roads much and wanting to get back into sport touring looking forward to getting a new RT. my only concern is leg room for a 6-4 old guy
Forum: GS Boxers 03-08-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,195
Posted By srpuywa
try to find a U bag that sits on top of the...

try to find a U bag that sits on top of the panniers

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8527/8504781638_8852c7260c_z.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,040
Posted By srpuywa
get a GSA its taller than a GS the sergant...

get a GSA its taller than a GS

the sergant seat will scoot you forward - I sold mine
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-23-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9,550
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By srpuywa
2009 r1200 gs adv

R1200 GS/Adventure 2009 with 27K miles
All services up to date
Has stock seats and aftermarket drivers saddle.
Bagster tank cover and tank bag
Touratech panniers
Tires are pretty fresh

$12K ...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By srpuywa
the dealers here in WA seem to put all the...

the dealers here in WA seem to put all the premium stuff on the GSA,which I dont really want and being 6-4 the RT seat may be a little low.

wife doesn't like 2 up on the GS (not that she goes very...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By srpuywa
Thanks I'm toying with the idea of getting a wet...

Thanks I'm toying with the idea of getting a wet head - by probably a RT instead of a GS/Adv, I never go off road with the beast
Forum: GS Boxers 02-22-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By srpuywa
value of 09 GSA

what is a real world value of a 09 GSA with 28K miles with BMW services up to date. Bike is a 9 out of 10
Forum: GS Boxers 02-19-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,638
Posted By srpuywa
here's my 09, havent done much to it except put a...

here's my 09, havent done much to it except put a bagster tank cover and tank bag. Had a touratech dual seat - it was too low, thinking about getting russell.

Still have a rotopax under the right...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,427
Posted By srpuywa
I don't need a bike that sits lower either - my...

I don't need a bike that sits lower either - my GSA fits me great at 6-4
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,427
Posted By srpuywa
Im going to try and test ride on this weekend,...

Im going to try and test ride on this weekend, not seriously shopping just got the itch - either bike should be good for my 4 corners ride

I've ownerd almost all models - R100 GS/PD, R1150 GS/ADV,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,427
Posted By srpuywa
the 09 is supposed to be one of the better years...

the 09 is supposed to be one of the better years - that's for sure
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,427
Posted By srpuywa
upgrade question 09GSA to 15GSA

thinking about trading my 09 GSA to a 15 GSA - pros? cons?

had no problems with the 09 and it only has about 29K on it, The early WC had some issues but seem to have gotten most of them fixed.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-17-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,065
Posted By srpuywa
he's a harley guy LOL

he's a harley guy LOL
Forum: Americas 02-14-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 626
Posted By srpuywa
since I'm retired AF, I plan on staying on...

since I'm retired AF, I plan on staying on military bases in billeting / TLF when I can
Forum: Americas 02-12-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 626
Posted By srpuywa
Going to do the X Blaine to Key West - Madawaska...

Going to do the X Blaine to Key West - Madawaska to San Diego
Forum: Americas 02-12-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 626
Posted By srpuywa
4 corners ride - spares to take?

I have a 09 GS/ADV and planning to do a 4 corners ride in July 2015

Bike is pretty dependable but can break down, only has 29K on it, so besides a credit card, any spares I should take along just...
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