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Forum: Beasts 09-16-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3,869
Views: 673,963
Posted By O'Ren
Hi guys, anyone knows if there are off road pegs...

Hi guys, anyone knows if there are off road pegs that can fit the 500X (or the nc700 for that matter)?

I looked at some popular brands but it's a bit expensive going at US $160-200 a pair. Maybe...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-02-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 113,127
Posted By O'Ren
Thanks for the feedback, indeed like Emmbeedee...

Thanks for the feedback, indeed like Emmbeedee says, it's good to know it's useful to others :)
Still using this baby, and now almost a year with it I'm still a super happy user. Even if I'm a gear...
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2012, 03:01 AM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Just wanted to give some feedback after almost a...

Just wanted to give some feedback after almost a year of usage. So far the pair is working GREAT. I can't ride without them.
Been through HEAVY south east asian downpour with the Sena, and it didn't...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-06-2011, 01:58 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 113,127
Posted By O'Ren
I've been using the Oegon almost daily for 4...

I've been using the Oegon almost daily for 4 months now, touring around South East Asia.

It's mounted on a RAM mount - which by the way if you are looking for something sturdy even off road, that...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-28-2011, 03:40 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 113,127
Posted By O'Ren
But if it's the supplied USB cable that's the...

But if it's the supplied USB cable that's the issue here, surely Embeedee wouldn't have had to send his Oregon 3times already to change the USB part, no ?

I'm not using the Garmin supplied cable...
Forum: Ride reports 06-28-2011, 03:22 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 17,111
Posted By O'Ren
OMG John & Kelly are posting again ! :eek1:eek1 ...

OMG John & Kelly are posting again ! :eek1:eek1

...

:D:D:D:D:D:D

Keep it up !! :clap

PS: We are leaving SG tomorrow morning. Yeah yeah, I know, "Finally !!" :lol3
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-12-2011, 04:02 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 113,127
Posted By O'Ren
Got the 450 at last :D:clap:D I managed to...

Got the 450 at last :D:clap:D

I managed to load on my micro SD card on the device, an *.img file of a free map I want to use.
I'm on a Mac. Basecamp shows the map under the SD card, and the...
Forum: Asia Pacific 06-07-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,203
Posted By O'Ren
Little bump for this :) We're now 3 riders to...

Little bump for this :)
We're now 3 riders to cross together, there's still slots available, let me know if you are interested !
Forum: Equipment 06-07-2011, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 685,894
Posted By O'Ren
Very nice! did you spray paint them to add the...

Very nice! did you spray paint them to add the silver touch ?
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2011, 04:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,534
Posted By O'Ren
Thanks a lot for taking the time to share every...

Thanks a lot for taking the time to share every bit of it, it's really entertaining !

I love the photos of the road, especially those taken while riding (even in new positions - careful that...
Forum: Vendors 06-01-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Here's what i found out after a bit more use of...

Here's what i found out after a bit more use of the sets: When both sets have the VOX activated, and the intercom is started by one of the riders over the music playing from the phone, if you keep...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-31-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 113,127
Posted By O'Ren
haha, thanks - I thought about it, then realized...

haha, thanks - I thought about it, then realized I wouldn't be able to wait that long :D
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-31-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 113,127
Posted By O'Ren
Fantastic MBD, thanks a lot for taking the time...

Fantastic MBD, thanks a lot for taking the time to reply - clear and super useful as always :)

Just placed my order :clap:clap:clap!!
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-30-2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 113,127
Posted By O'Ren
This thread should be a sticky, it's sometimes...

This thread should be a sticky, it's sometimes buried after a few days of non activity and it's a shame because it really gives TONS of useful info on the Oregon. Many thanks to everyone who...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-30-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,345
Posted By O'Ren
- you spend hours and even days searching the...

- you spend hours and even days searching the (messy) GPS sections on ADRider to know EVERYTHING you can find about GPS models.

- when you start telling people around you who can't believe you...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-30-2011, 09:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,208
Posted By O'Ren
Is there somewhere on ADRider a basecamp tutorial...

Is there somewhere on ADRider a basecamp tutorial for Max OSX users ? I've done a quick search but haven;t found anything, maybe I'm not searching in the right sub forum ? :huh
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-30-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,866
Posted By O'Ren
Buying a refurbished Garmin instead of a brand new one : good move ?

Hi,

For Garmin (especially the orgeon 450/550), what does refurbished mean exactly:

- is it an old unit with just the case and battery replaced ?
- how long do refurbished unit last ? I've...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-30-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By O'Ren
Thanks everyone for the pics and advice ! I...

Thanks everyone for the pics and advice !
I don;t think I'll go with the nuvi because I want to be able to download my route and tracks to my computer and i believe the Nuvis don't allow you to do...
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Yep, have had the exact same experiences. Do you...

Yep, have had the exact same experiences. Do you think it might because of how much we press on the jog dial button to start the intercom ? or because both users try to fiddle with and get the music...
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2011, 05:23 AM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Yep, it works :D iPhone has voice control....

Yep, it works :D

iPhone has voice control. iPhone is paired with the Sena. Iphone is playing music (ipod app). I press the phone button on the sena (the little button below the "power" flap) once....
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2011, 05:19 AM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Let me check it out again. i also use my phone to...

Let me check it out again. i also use my phone to play music through the bluetooth headset and I can place a call by voice activation. let me just check if I can do it while paying the music, be...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-30-2011, 01:41 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 28,970
Posted By O'Ren
Could someone please give me some feedback on...

Could someone please give me some feedback on their use of the 560/62 vs the Oregon 450 ?
I am mainly interested by what can be done off the bike: loading tracks and routes, downloading them from...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-30-2011, 01:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By O'Ren
Thanks for that, very useful to have feedback...

Thanks for that, very useful to have feedback from someone who's using both units, the 60 and an Oregon.
My main concern with the Oregon is the screen visibility in sunlight. But I thought maybe if...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-30-2011, 12:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,554
Posted By O'Ren
Thank you both for taking the time to reply, both...

Thank you both for taking the time to reply, both inputs are very helpful ! :clap
I am very new to this GPS stuff and I appreciate you taking the time to explain things in ways even I can understand...
Forum: Vendors 05-30-2011, 12:03 AM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Turbo Ghost: you can place a call from the...

Turbo Ghost: you can place a call from the headset if your phone has voice activation. If it does, you go into voice activation by pressing the Sena button (can't remember which, sorry very new to it...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Asia & the Pacific Rim 05-29-2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,991
Posted By O'Ren
Hey Batman, if you happen to see this, care to...

Hey Batman, if you happen to see this, care to feedback on your experience with these maps please ? Thanks !
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-29-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By O'Ren
Ok I got another silly question: are the handled...

Ok I got another silly question: are the handled made-for-hiking GPS the only models that can follow a loaded track and accept download/upload of routes ?
I think now I get the difference between...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-29-2011, 06:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,554
Posted By O'Ren
The Garmin 276/378/478 are discontinued so maybe...

The Garmin 276/378/478 are discontinued so maybe not the best for us new comers to this GPS world ?

I have basically the same question as the OP, what's more important to me is navigation, loading...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-29-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,840
Posted By O'Ren
Silly question here but can you have both topo...

Silly question here but can you have both topo and road maps on the same device? I assume topo maps are for those who go offroad and do trail biking a lot, isn't it ?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-29-2011, 06:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By O'Ren
Widescreen, touchscreen would be ideal. I have...

Widescreen, touchscreen would be ideal.
I have no idea about the waypoints numbers and tracks number..

I am looking into the nuvi 1690, anyone using it ?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-29-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By O'Ren
Which Garmin for route tracking/recording, road directions and pre-loaded route navig

I need to:

- be guided on roads
- be able to set a destination by coordinates or POI or address
- be able to plan routes and have the GPS follow them
- track my route, regardless whether i...
Forum: Ride reports 05-29-2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 17,111
Posted By O'Ren
Excellent report, thoroughly enjoying it ! I'm...

Excellent report, thoroughly enjoying it ! I'm glad the recents posts made it surface again or I would've missed it. :clap
Going on a small bike around S.E.A myself in a few weeks, can't wait, all...
Forum: Australia 05-29-2011, 01:21 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,934
Posted By O'Ren
Scuba diving is my "what else". There was a...

Scuba diving is my "what else".
There was a time where I dropped it for riding.
Now i try to combine both, by riding to my Scuba diving destinations, or dive in places where i can also ride a bike...
Forum: Vendors 05-28-2011, 05:26 AM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Just received my two sets from RocketMoto. They...

Just received my two sets from RocketMoto. They shipped them last week Thursday and I can't believe they are already here in Singapore.
Excellent packaging so the two boxes arrived just as if I...
Forum: Equipment 05-27-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 685,894
Posted By O'Ren
Nice haha.. you guys are really full of...

Nice haha.. you guys are really full of creativity - love this thread :D
I get the feeling a good majority of inmates have the strangest things "laying" in their basement/garage. I mean.. a road...
Forum: Asia Pacific 05-27-2011, 05:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,203
Posted By O'Ren
Entry permit for a foreign bike to ride into Vietnam: how about sharing the costs ?

Hi,
I'm planning on entering Vietnam sometime end of June with my Singapore registered bike.
The paperwork costs USD $600 plus possibly some allowance for the guide who's mandatory to have at the...
Forum: Australia 05-27-2011, 03:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,378
Posted By O'Ren
Aside from surfing the net to find the best...

Aside from surfing the net to find the best online prices, also try the old eBay: sometimes you can find real bargains for camping stuff from people who bought sweet gear but realized they're not...
Forum: Europe 05-27-2011, 03:34 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 37,174
Posted By O'Ren
Salut les bikers et bikerettes ! French, but...

Salut les bikers et bikerettes !
French, but not in France, j'habite a Singapour.
So if you happen to visit the area, drop me a line if you want to talk bikes or go for a ride :D

A plus !
Forum: Vendors 05-20-2011, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 236,148
Posted By O'Ren
Many thanks Adam, got your email and the invoice,...

Many thanks Adam, got your email and the invoice, what a nice surprise - living up to the outstanding customer feedback RocketMoto has been receiving on this thread :clap

The tracking number given...
Forum: Equipment 05-18-2011, 02:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,450
Posted By O'Ren
Well emptm, you should try it: I've used my...

Well emptm, you should try it: I've used my icebreaker 150 superfine for my test ride, and it performed absolutely fantastically.
I spent the whole ride/breaks WOW-ing at it, and the 2 of us...
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