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Forum: Equipment 04-05-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,975
Posted By Too_Tall
I'm still here! :-) Did the exact same mod...

I'm still here! :-)

Did the exact same mod GB suggested - not for the extra height, but to eliminate the forward slope. My nadses were taking a pummeling! Still happy!
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By Too_Tall
Quite a while ago I had a Suzuki V-Strom. The...

Quite a while ago I had a Suzuki V-Strom. The speed sensor broke, causing the needle to behave quite funnily (0-50-0-30-50-0-50 etc)

I needed an oil change anyway, so I left in at the dealer. Went...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-12-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,274
Posted By Too_Tall
I'll just leave this here (btw skip to 0.30...

I'll just leave this here

(btw skip to 0.30 and turn OFF your audio, you have been warned!)

<iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/ELZQ-Z6lASI" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0"...
Forum: Beasts 01-02-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
My 2 cents; it's soft.... I was spoiled...

My 2 cents; it's soft....

I was spoiled though, previous bike (DL650) was set up by Hyperpro in the Netherlands, and I could ride that bike very hard across bad ground and it would even out the...
Forum: Beasts 12-23-2012, 02:25 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 16,529
Posted By Too_Tall
Very good post Mark. You nailed it, using logic...

Very good post Mark. You nailed it, using logic and common sense.

I think buying a motorcycle should be a little less logic and common sense, and a bit more heart.

I had an 2008 Wee ABS. Loved...
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2012, 04:33 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 44,110
Posted By Too_Tall
Just got them on Saturday, been walking around a...

Just got them on Saturday, been walking around a bit in them. Bit clunky at first but after a while you don't even notice you have them on. That's untill you think 'let me just push the door open...
Forum: Beasts 11-26-2012, 12:49 AM
Replies: 8,858
Views: 1,832,894
Posted By Too_Tall
You are not determined to ride again. You...

You are not determined to ride again.

You *are* riding again.

All the best, and post a picture of your first ride, I like pictures with shit eating grins! :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-14-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 451,789
Posted By Too_Tall
How about my karma moment this afternoon; ...

How about my karma moment this afternoon;

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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-14-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,745
Posted By Too_Tall
Another +1 for the pinlock. This is not something...

Another +1 for the pinlock. This is not something to save money on, your vision is VERY important in a car and even MORE important on a bike. While some methods do work, a pinlock takes no time in...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-08-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 451,789
Posted By Too_Tall
How about this nice guy in Belgium this...

How about this nice guy in Belgium this morning...

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Forum: Racing 10-25-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 27,310
Posted By Too_Tall
I'd buy a tshirt aswell!

I'd buy a tshirt aswell!
Forum: Equipment 10-18-2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 63,897
Posted By Too_Tall
And another up. I've been in contact with Rev'it!...

And another up. I've been in contact with Rev'it! regarding fit and sizes of the Sand, and I got this;



It might be wise to wait untill Feb/March, since Sand 2 is being released then :clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-01-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 10,678
Posted By Too_Tall
I never filter so I end up between 2 cars. I...

I never filter so I end up between 2 cars.

I filter to the front, as in I park in front of the right car.

It's Europe, people can't drive for sh*t so they pull up leaving a good carlength...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-01-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 10,678
Posted By Too_Tall
Lane split all the time here in Europe. Won't zip...

Lane split all the time here in Europe. Won't zip past a traffic jam at a +/- 50 km/hr speed difference like some do :huh but at a slower pace, or at traffic lights with a minor queue, I do it all...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-17-2012, 02:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,600
Posted By Too_Tall
Go big, or go home. Had my ears pinned back...

Go big, or go home.

Had my ears pinned back because of riding a motorcycle. I didn't have a certain fold in my outer ears. So when I wore a helmet, it would fold my ears back creating that missing...
Forum: Vendors 06-01-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,216
Posted By Too_Tall
Agreed, it was a bit overreaching, my apologies. ...

Agreed, it was a bit overreaching, my apologies.

Meanwhile, your prudency has earned you a refund of 2.000,00 USD and no Touratech farkles for your bike. Nothing is stopping you from "protecting"...
Forum: Vendors 06-01-2012, 01:38 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,216
Posted By Too_Tall
Maybe you should retire to the woods, start...

Maybe you should retire to the woods, start growing a beard and raise your own livestock...you know...every time you pay for meat in the supermarket the CORPORATIONS steal your ID!

What TT did...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-30-2012, 05:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,168
Posted By Too_Tall
Here's the best reply to a scammer ever. The...

Here's the best reply to a scammer ever. The P-P-P-Powerbook on eBay. Talk about epic, they actually send a fake Macbook to the guy;

http://img98.imageshack.us/img98/4595/title02.jpg

And...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-30-2012, 12:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,168
Posted By Too_Tall
A coworker had a woman working in his office. She...

A coworker had a woman working in his office. She told the following story one day (to a very :huh audience)

She and her bf needed a new car. So onto the internet they went. They found a new VW...
Forum: Beasts 05-29-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
Had a *perfect* day yesterday. Left house...

Had a *perfect* day yesterday.

Left house at 0600. Rode 120km's all backroads to the German Eifel forest. Arrived there at 0730. Saw about 5 cars on the entire trip. Loaded a GPS track called...
Forum: Beasts 05-26-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
Thanks for the intel Tomatocity, i'll have a look...

Thanks for the intel Tomatocity, i'll have a look in the morning! I'm in europe btw, shipping a tire would negate all savings i'm afraid!

Good to hear dinx! 😃
Forum: Beasts 05-26-2012, 04:32 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
10.000km service done today, oil change + rear...

10.000km service done today, oil change + rear tire (went for a BW502, had excellent experience with these in the past)

Saw a brand new Worldcrosser in the workshop, asked about the parts being...
Forum: Beasts 05-25-2012, 03:49 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
Ah that explains the km's :eek1:D

Ah that explains the km's :eek1:D
Forum: Beasts 05-25-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
How much km's do you do per year? I only do...

How much km's do you do per year? I only do around 10.000 total per year, of which 75% is for work, they didn't want to accept any less then 5 years. Still, I bought so much accessories and clothing...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-24-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 451,789
Posted By Too_Tall
Maybe it's not WHAT you say, but HOW you say it...

Maybe it's not WHAT you say, but HOW you say it Dakez :ear
Forum: Beasts 05-13-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
The little screen looks good! Whatever works =...

The little screen looks good! Whatever works = best. I for one love to ride with my visor open, so I opt for a tall screen with spoiler. Did a testride on a naked bike a few weeks ago, and I just...
Forum: Beasts 05-12-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
You bastard! :D I was out and about too! ...

You bastard! :D I was out and about too!

Well I did the test. Went for a ride in T mode. After about 50km I pulled over, put the paperclip in, and rode on.
...
Forum: Beasts 05-11-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
Do you have a stock exhaust? Any other changes?

Do you have a stock exhaust? Any other changes?
Forum: Beasts 05-11-2012, 02:25 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
That's where mine came from :) What time is your...

That's where mine came from :) What time is your Dyno run? I might drop by...
Forum: Beasts 05-11-2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
:augie

:augie
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
What happens when you switch between S and T...

What happens when you switch between S and T mode? Hows the fuel consumption? And did you use a paperclip or something else? :D
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
No dyno access sadly...what does your butt-dyno...

No dyno access sadly...what does your butt-dyno tell you? :D
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
I'm still hoping someone could get a dyno reading...

I'm still hoping someone could get a dyno reading before and after the tweak, to see if it really works!
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
Inderdaad! Did you do the mod already?

Inderdaad! Did you do the mod already?
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
True, but the best things in life often are :D ...

True, but the best things in life often are :D

Reports so far indicate 4 Dutch users that say it's the real thing, 1 sais he doesn't notice much difference but he has fitted a completely...
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
It is that simple! Location of the switch...

It is that simple!

Location of the switch is under the reservoir for the clutch fluid
http://img703.imageshack.us/img703/8822/dsc4491a.jpg

Unplug the switch...
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
Sadly, no. I have no other info... The pictures...

Sadly, no. I have no other info... The pictures were posted by another user in the Dutch forum, and no one appeared to have info about it...

I asked for more details, and all that was posted was...
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 25,710
Views: 4,871,604
Posted By Too_Tall
So...what do you guys think about this; ...

So...what do you guys think about this;

http://img20.imageshack.us/img20/8022/dsc4485a.jpg

http://img651.imageshack.us/img651/1017/dsc4483a.jpg

It's a connector that supposedly...
Forum: Beasts 05-07-2012, 02:28 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 14,923
Posted By Too_Tall
While they look good on the bike, they are known...

While they look good on the bike, they are known to be flimsy. Local dealers here offered the First/Special Edition with sidecases, and were prepared to buy them back. (SE were assembled using stock...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-04-2012, 06:27 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,149
Posted By Too_Tall
A creep AND an asshole? Good thing I'm on the...

A creep AND an asshole? Good thing I'm on the other side of the pond :lol3
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