ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 185
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: erda
Forum: Racing 08-24-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 17,056
Posted By erda
Okay, so maybe I missed it. Why didn't Edwards...

Okay, so maybe I missed it. Why didn't Edwards ride?
Forum: Racing 06-17-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,312
Posted By erda
I thought that Spies did a great job when he was...

I thought that Spies did a great job when he was on last year.

How about adding Edwards for colour? Of course the censors might have it keep their fingers on the trigger :D
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,248
Posted By erda
So, is there a REAL difference between 'light'...

So, is there a REAL difference between 'light' and 'dark' coloured helmets? By this I mean not the sensation of "hot" on the outside surface, but an actual measurable difference inside.
Forum: Equipment 05-27-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 950
Posted By erda
Thanks. I'll try contacting Gore about the...

Thanks. I'll try contacting Gore about the leaking. I agree that they are very comfortable-maybe at the cost of protection! Hence my decision to purchase the Sidi Armada which are much more...
Forum: Road warriors 05-24-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 616
Views: 181,325
Posted By erda
I've never ridden the VFR, only sat on them at...

I've never ridden the VFR, only sat on them at dealers. What I found in that short time, was that the position of my legs was much more cramped than on my Bandit. Not sure that my right knee would...
Forum: Equipment 05-24-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 950
Posted By erda
Treat new boots?

So, just received my new Sidi Armada boots. These are to replace my A-Star Web Gore-tex that are past their best before date-I literally can pour the water out of them after riding in the rain for an...
Forum: Equipment 05-11-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,321
Posted By erda
Was very interested in the XT-1 when it was...

Was very interested in the XT-1 when it was announced. The lack of available cameras and the fact that the announced "sealed" lenses will not be out till this autumn were major factors in me looking...
Forum: Racing 03-25-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 409,690
Posted By erda
So if this is the standard, should we mention...

So if this is the standard, should we mention Bautista (aka the bowling ball), and Lowrents riding in the last race last year. What about Nicky and Dovi last season?
I've said it before, either let...
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,526
Posted By erda
Interesting article. All depends on your needs (...

Interesting article. All depends on your needs ( and wallet )!

http://bythom.com/support.htm
Forum: The Garage 12-08-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,861
Posted By erda
Screw (pun intended) that new fancy stuff! Find...

Screw (pun intended) that new fancy stuff! Find yourself an old style ice screw. There not good for anything else, but make a damn fine cork screw.
...
Forum: Racing 11-10-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 15,527
Posted By erda
And mine STRONGLY disagrees with you! Kawi_girl...

And mine STRONGLY disagrees with you! Kawi_girl is crying in her beer that it is such a long time till Qatar:lol3
Forum: Equipment 10-31-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,688
Posted By erda
You can always 'mash' a lead bb into the head of...

You can always 'mash' a lead bb into the head of a Robertson or Allen/hex head bolt. You can still dig it out, but it does take some effort.
Forum: The Garage 10-20-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,815
Posted By erda
Nokian WRG3. It is a TRUE winter rated "all...

Nokian WRG3. It is a TRUE winter rated "all season" tyre.
I don't have personal experience with this model, but have used various versions of the studded Nokian Hakkapeliitta series over the past 15...
Forum: Racing 10-10-2013, 07:06 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 13,896
Posted By erda
The only reason MM keeps running into riders in...

The only reason MM keeps running into riders in front of him, is that they're too damn slow:lol3
Forum: Racing 10-02-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 18,689
Posted By erda
I know it's October, but isn't it a bit early for...

I know it's October, but isn't it a bit early for a witch hunt?
Forum: Racing 09-29-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 18,689
Posted By erda
If people are going to get into such a snit over...

If people are going to get into such a snit over a little bit on contact in racing, then maybe they should just send the riders out on the track by themselves in a time trial format. Wouldn't that be...
Forum: Racing 06-16-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 5,469
Views: 479,952
Posted By erda
Really not that surprising since Suzuki has...

Really not that surprising since Suzuki has pulled their automotive sales from North America due to the economic situation.
Forum: Racing 06-14-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,945
Posted By erda
Did he take any one else out THIS time:lol3

Did he take any one else out THIS time:lol3
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,687
Posted By erda
Had good luck with Under Armor heat gear last...

Had good luck with Under Armor heat gear last summer. I've been using Ice Breaker so far this year and really want to see how it performs when the thermometer gets above 35*C (90*+F).
Forum: Racing 06-03-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 14,492
Posted By erda
Interesting that there was no finger wagging by...

Interesting that there was no finger wagging by the dwarf:lol3


Just wonder about the Bowling Ball. I guess that's one way for the Spaniards to keep the competition down:eek1

Conspiracy...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 449
Posted By erda
Sidi Armada Questions

Anyone have these boots yet?

Wondering how high they are (particularly in relation to the On Road)?

Any other comments or reviews?
Forum: The Garage 03-23-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,569
Posted By erda
So, what is the brand/model of lift you are using?

So, what is the brand/model of lift you are using?
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 697
Posted By erda
I think that you'll find that most of us who have...

I think that you'll find that most of us who have Halvarsson have bought them from Germany. Just a happy customer!
...
Forum: Equipment 03-01-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 763
Posted By erda
If you have a problem with it, Thermarest stands...

If you have a problem with it, Thermarest stands behind their products and will take care of you.
Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,417
Posted By erda
Fully loaded, kawi_girl has no troubles keeping...

Fully loaded, kawi_girl has no troubles keeping up to my Bandit. Not that kind of loaded:lol3, loaded for touring!

ER6f aka Ninja 650r is a really good choice. I think one advantage over the 'n'...
Forum: The Garage 02-15-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6,185
Views: 2,728,596
Posted By erda
Looks good! Any issues with water flowing...

Looks good!
Any issues with water flowing into/through the backyard shop?
Forum: Road warriors 02-15-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,306
Posted By erda
I've had both (Not a 1200 but a 1250) and I like...

I've had both (Not a 1200 but a 1250) and I like the Bandit better. It is heavier, but the Strom carries its weight much higher. Also, I found the Strom seemed slower in turn in- longer wheel base...
Forum: Road warriors 02-06-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,350
Posted By erda
If you want to do an 'armchair' comparison of...

If you want to do an 'armchair' comparison of size-fit check out http://cycle-ergo.com/ . There definitely is something to be said for starting on a smaller, less expensive bike. Likely you wouldn't...
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 736
Views: 221,738
Posted By erda
Thanks. I'll check them out..

Thanks. I'll check them out..
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 736
Views: 221,738
Posted By erda
Just curious which model that is?

Just curious which model that is?
Forum: The Garage 01-09-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 6,185
Views: 2,728,596
Posted By erda
I wouldn't use MDF. We have always used 3/4 inch...

I wouldn't use MDF. We have always used 3/4 inch plywood. Put a bit of liquid nail material on the t-nuts when you install them. If you change holds frequently, the t-nuts have a rude habit of coming...
Forum: Equipment 12-24-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,434
Posted By erda
Wife and I both have the Wolfman mediums. Two...

Wife and I both have the Wolfman mediums. Two seasons of touring, including a few days of torrential rain. Everything stayed nice and dry. They're well made and the medium seems to be a good size.
Forum: The Garage 12-14-2012, 10:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,189
Posted By erda
Another trick is to use compressed air on the...

Another trick is to use compressed air on the locks and mechanisms after you've washed the car. Other wise as others have suggested, lock deicer, or a product called Lock-Eze if it is available.
Forum: Equipment 10-13-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 12,586
Posted By erda
What he said!

What he said!
Forum: Equipment 10-02-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 316
Posted By erda
K&L MC615R lift

Just wondering if anyone has or uses this lift. Is it made in the US or offshore? How is it for stability when raised?
I'm trying to decide between the K&L and the Handy SAM 1000.
Thanks.
Forum: Equipment 08-26-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,096
Posted By erda
Thanks for the info. What is the 'thickness'...

Thanks for the info.

What is the 'thickness' of the two-regular vs. light?
Forum: Equipment 08-26-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By erda
Both the wife and I use them on our bikes. Nice...

Both the wife and I use them on our bikes. Nice thing is that the 'fit' closer to the bike than some of the other choices. They do have elastic straps in them, so we don't find that things fall...
Forum: Equipment 08-25-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,598
Posted By erda
Like everything else, there are tradeoffs! ...

Like everything else, there are tradeoffs!

The Nissan bottles are very good-hold heat for quite a while. The downside is that the outer stainless is lighter gauge so it tends to dent easier. I use...
Forum: Equipment 08-25-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,096
Posted By erda
Darien vs Darien Light

So, looking at getting a new jacket. What is the 'real' difference between these two models? I've read the descriptions, but don't have a clue what 500 denier and HT200 denier really means.:huh
...
Forum: Equipment 08-16-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,578
Posted By erda
Any pix of how you did this? Any issues of...

Any pix of how you did this? Any issues of getting it too tight?
Showing results 1 to 40 of 185

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 10:27 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014