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Forum: Equipment 05-06-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,307
Posted By rhicks
The Joey chair is more sturdy than the REI...

The Joey chair is more sturdy than the REI version. They look similar but even my wife was afraid to sit in the REI version. She loves the Joey though. Even with the 20% off, the REI one isn't a...
Forum: Equipment 04-04-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By rhicks
Revit has great quality stuff. The only thing I...

Revit has great quality stuff. The only thing I want to add here for those that have not worn Revit gear is watch out for sizing and fit. Don't get a XL and expect it to be the same fit another...
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,016
Posted By rhicks
Thanks! I had already ordered one from REI but...

Thanks! I had already ordered one from REI but it's going back as soon as it hits the door. Just got one from NRS. Crazy deal.
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,016
Posted By rhicks
Just a reminder that the SAVE20 just went live so...

Just a reminder that the SAVE20 just went live so if you want one of these from REI for $160 now is the time to grab.
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,307
Posted By rhicks
It's settled then. I'll get a Joey for me and...

It's settled then. I'll get a Joey for me and another for the wife. Cheers!
Forum: Equipment 03-26-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,307
Posted By rhicks
I would love to hear any followup as to comfort...

I would love to hear any followup as to comfort between the two. I discovered the TravelChair Joey a couple of weeks ago and thought it was very comfortable for the five or so minutes I was in it. ...
Forum: Vendors 02-16-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 94,900
Posted By rhicks
I purchased a 1200 Camo and two extra bladders...

I purchased a 1200 Camo and two extra bladders way back when this thread first appeared. I've been pretty happy with the products. Now that the 1600 Tactical is coming out I will probably grab one...
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 15,641
Posted By rhicks
I've got the black R3 jacket and am extremely...

I've got the black R3 jacket and am extremely happy with it. It vents awesome in 90+ weather and keeps me warm (w/ liner and fleece) down to low thirties. It's a solid jacket. The jacket works...
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,932
Posted By rhicks
made in the USA? I swear the Badlands Pro jacket...

made in the USA? I swear the Badlands Pro jacket I tried on last night said "made in China"
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,735
Posted By rhicks
Just wanted to give a quick experience with the...

Just wanted to give a quick experience with the Tourmaster Sentinel LE edition. It's hi-viz and during a pourdown in the middle of Montana I had a truck driver let me know just how well it worked. ...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-10-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7,675
Views: 2,509,476
Posted By rhicks
Love those knobbies!

Love those knobbies!
Forum: Vendors 04-13-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,649
Posted By rhicks
I had called him yesterday and chatted a bit...

I had called him yesterday and chatted a bit right after learning they were starting to carry. Glad to see a local dealer carrying the product now. Thanks for the stickers :)
Forum: Vendors 04-13-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,649
Posted By rhicks
Just wanted to throw my opinion in here. I ride...

Just wanted to throw my opinion in here. I ride a F800GS with the BMW aluminum panniers.


KS-40 - Works great as bags for the panniers and love the expand feature. Clothes can easily be...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-23-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,973
Posted By rhicks
Anyone tried the Powerzone 380047 yet? ...

Anyone tried the Powerzone 380047 yet? Amazon B003UM9GDM

http://www.amazon.com/Powerzone-380047-1700-Hydraulic-Motorcycle/dp/B003UM9GDM/ref=reg_hu-rd_add_1_dp


I would like to get a...
Forum: Equipment 02-18-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,591
Posted By rhicks
Subscribed. I'm also interested in a good...

Subscribed. I'm also interested in a good quality brace and have a R3.

Check this thread out. Looks like a brace shouldn't be a problem.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-29-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4,173
Views: 816,644
Posted By rhicks
+1 I plan my visits with certain spots to see...

+1 I plan my visits with certain spots to see and routes to take. Living so far away the locations are not recognizable but are sometimes places that one must see. Knowing what is where makes it...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-02-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
Now that the first 800's are out of warranty and...

Now that the first 800's are out of warranty and the early 2010 models will be out later this year (8/15 for me) I'm going to be curious how people are going to handle those pump/injector failures...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-26-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
Yeah it's the same thing I was talking about. ...

Yeah it's the same thing I was talking about. The marine ethanol treatment.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-22-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
Thanks again! I'll keep an eye on things and...

Thanks again! I'll keep an eye on things and report back if it starts looking like something you would find in a Chinese restaurant.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-21-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
It's egg drop soup. :D Life is a bitch. ...

It's egg drop soup. :D

Life is a bitch. I've got ten gallons of ethanol free gas in the garage with the stabil ethanol (blue) treatment plus in the bike's tank. What you have said doesn't make...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-21-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
Anything about StarTron or should that be avoided...

Anything about StarTron or should that be avoided as well?
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-20-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
Well crap. Good to know though. I've been...

Well crap. Good to know though. I've been trying my best to keep ethanol free gas in the tank but when you are on the road it's not as easy. I'll keep on with the Techron then. Cheers.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-20-2011, 06:43 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
Was there a significant return rate on those...

Was there a significant return rate on those injectors and pumps once they have been replaced? I'm just curious how likely it is that I will have to make a return trip to the dealer and have them...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-02-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 7,675
Views: 2,509,476
Posted By rhicks
stealthman_1 - Congratulations on a very sweet...

stealthman_1 - Congratulations on a very sweet bike! You are going to love it. Nice color too I can't wait to see one in person.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-01-2011, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7,675
Views: 2,509,476
Posted By rhicks
Safe journeys

Safe journeys
Forum: Vendors 11-09-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 79,160
Posted By rhicks
Hi-viz is a winner in my book but a bitch to keep...

Hi-viz is a winner in my book but a bitch to keep clean. I use the Olympia Moab around town and a Olympia Nova vest over the Rallye 3 jacket for travel. Works out great. I think if Klim were to...
Forum: Equipment 11-04-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,417
Posted By rhicks
yup everything is good then! Thanks!

yup everything is good then! Thanks!
Forum: Equipment 11-03-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,417
Posted By rhicks
Here is a question for those that have the D3O...

Here is a question for those that have the D3O armor in their Traverse pants. I just got my pants today and put the armor in. The armor is just below my kneecaps when walking but when sitting...
Forum: Vendors 10-27-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 79,160
Posted By rhicks
Looks like Santa visited Jim a little early this...

Looks like Santa visited Jim a little early this year.

Pics!!!
Forum: Equipment 10-22-2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,417
Posted By rhicks
Perhaps a shower test is in order. I'm about to...

Perhaps a shower test is in order. I'm about to sink some bills into the Traverse pants and D3O armor so I'm following this with interest.
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
BMW Goodwill is a joke in my opinion. Stuck fuel...

BMW Goodwill is a joke in my opinion. Stuck fuel injector was not covered under warranty or goodwill even though only top tier fuel and BMW techron has been used in the bike. Luckily the dealer...
Forum: Equipment 10-05-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 6,124
Views: 2,423,927
Posted By rhicks
Tank bag - usually take it with me OR just leave...

Tank bag - usually take it with me OR just leave it on the bike depending on what crap I have in there. If it's packed full of important stuff and I have room in the panniers I relocate the items...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-09-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 12,467
Posted By rhicks
If you guys have SPOT 2's and are in need of RAM...

If you guys have SPOT 2's and are in need of RAM cradles for them send me a PM when you get back. I've got two I don't need are free to a good home. No mounts or arms, just the cradles.
Forum: Vendors 09-07-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 130,896
Posted By rhicks
Are the springs in the eco spout known to fall...

Are the springs in the eco spout known to fall out or is it just me? Two of them on my new 1 gallon cans decided that they didn't want to stay put. The spouts still work but without the springs.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-31-2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 126,012
Posted By rhicks
I'll be watching your Youtube channel for some...

I'll be watching your Youtube channel for some samples with that mic. Very interested. Yeah it's too bad no AK videos with the + but you'll have it for the next adventure.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-31-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 126,012
Posted By rhicks
See here for more info ...

See here for more info

http://support.contour.com/contour/topics/can_i_edit_my_contour_gps_video_and_not_loose_the_gps?from_gsfn=true

I don't know if anything has changed but FCP used to be...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-31-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 74,215
Posted By rhicks
Two years and 7k miles and I have never seen the...

Two years and 7k miles and I have never seen the engine oil light come on. Thank goodness.
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
I usually keep low value receipts for about a...

I usually keep low value receipts for about a month and then shred them so I have some but not enough to show proof of consistent use over months or years.

I mistyped. It was actually 20%. I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
Pissed I dropped in today to check on the status since...

I dropped in today to check on the status since today marks the three week point and nine days since I last heard anything from them. Apparently the bike has all the work done but now they are...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-30-2011, 12:09 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,004
Posted By rhicks
2010 purchased Aug 15 2009. Zero problems that I...

2010 purchased Aug 15 2009. Zero problems that I was aware of until August 2011. All recalls done. Bike was getting harder and harder to start after sitting more than eight hours. Acted as if no...
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