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Forum: GS Boxers 07-21-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,234
Posted By Garp
I have it on my bike and use it on almost every...

I have it on my bike and use it on almost every ride. If you have it on your current bike and don't use it, then save your money.

Are "fully loaded" used bikes easier to sell? Quite possibly, but...
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,571
Posted By Garp
Lens compression. That curve is actually in...

Lens compression. That curve is actually in Colorado :deal
Forum: The Garage 07-01-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 830
Posted By Garp
Have both. Mounts two sets of lights and trigger...

Have both. Mounts two sets of lights and trigger the low set off the low beam, and the high set off the high beam.
Forum: The Garage 07-01-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 830
Posted By Garp
If they are for you to be seen by others, then...

If they are for you to be seen by others, then yes I'd go with low and wide. if they are for you to see down the road, then you want them higher.
Forum: The Garage 07-01-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 830
Posted By Garp
Being seen is only half the battle. It's really...

Being seen is only half the battle. It's really hard for a driver who is seeing nothing but what appears to be a single point of badly aimed glare to perceive your speed and distance. He knows your...
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,571
Posted By Garp
Why? Just because the entire thread is based on...

Why? Just because the entire thread is based on the flawed premise that "everyone" is "obsessed" with Harley and Indian? Or it because despite the obvious flame bait the OP got a page and a half of...
Forum: The Garage 07-01-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 868
Posted By Garp
IF you run it, watch the pressures closely. I had...

IF you run it, watch the pressures closely. I had a K60 where the bead would never seal, no matter how many times I cleaned the rim, rotated the rim vs tire etc. Bottom line it would lose a few...
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,571
Posted By Garp
Seems to be a lot of that around here lately....

Seems to be a lot of that around here lately. Even once they have a perfectly good rational explanation, they just keep poking.
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,571
Posted By Garp
Nice cast. Let's see how many you reel in........

Nice cast. Let's see how many you reel in........
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,571
Posted By Garp
I think you'd get a better response if you posted...

I think you'd get a better response if you posted this on a few Harley boards. :deal
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
Remarkably introspective of you. I'm glad we can...

Remarkably introspective of you. I'm glad we can agree on something.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
Where is all this hatred? We poke fun at each...

Where is all this hatred? We poke fun at each other at times, but hate? Not in any of the circles I ride in.

I banged out 600 miles last Saturday. Me on a Beemer, there was a Concours, an older...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
Glad I'm not the only one that thought that. The...

Glad I'm not the only one that thought that. The poor ignorant "squids" and "pirates" just waiting for one of the enlightened tribe to educate them.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
I'm glad to know I've made such an impression. On...

I'm glad to know I've made such an impression. On the other hand, I haven't a clue who you are, nor do I particularly care.

I'm sorry, but I really don't tolerate stupid people, so that may...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
For gods sake, the only one perpetuating all...

For gods sake, the only one perpetuating all these stereotypes is you. You're convinced your way is better and that anybody who doesn't see that has been "indoctrinated' and just needs you to step in...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
Why not just shut up and be thankful you've still...

Why not just shut up and be thankful you've still got a Dad and that he rides? Apparently he's perfectly happy and doesn't feel a compelling need to rush out and buy a Dual-sport. So be it.

We...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
If your jacket can save your ass, you're wearing...

If your jacket can save your ass, you're wearing it wrong :D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
It's one of "us": ...

It's one of "us":

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=24427461&postcount=4031
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
A good chunk of "we" dresses in only the finest...

A good chunk of "we" dresses in only the finest Whale Foreskin gear for their ride to Starbucks. How can you look at shit like this and not think "we" are as much of a cliche as the cruiser crowd...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-27-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,001
Posted By Garp
You know what I think? I think I really hate...

You know what I think? I think I really hate people that try to convert me to anything. Do your own damn thing and leave others to do theirs.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-26-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By Garp
This is great news.:wings Hopefully I can...

This is great news.:wings

Hopefully I can get out of work early and drop in. Jim was the main reason I ever owned my Triumphs and my Guzzi. It's good to have him back locally.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-24-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,463
Posted By Garp
If you can see shit, you're less likely to step...

If you can see shit, you're less likely to step in it. Keep them in front.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-18-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,382
Posted By Garp
That's standard on Windows for any icon that is a...

That's standard on Windows for any icon that is a shortcut. Right click on any program or drive in Windows and you'll get the option to create a shortcut, it's just a small file that inks to the...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,787
Posted By Garp
So you've never seen one, but you know they're...

So you've never seen one, but you know they're different :hmmmmm
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 36
Oil
Views: 2,119
Posted By Garp
Just throw in some crushed ice, Rum and pineapple...

Just throw in some crushed ice, Rum and pineapple juice. It won't run worth a shit, but you can have a roadside cocktail when the inevitable happens.
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 36
Oil
Views: 2,119
Posted By Garp
Maybe because there are as many different answers...

Maybe because there are as many different answers as there are inmates? Maybe because it's been beaten to death on every forum ever?

If you really want an oil thread, I'd suggest joining...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 36
Oil
Views: 2,119
Posted By Garp
That's gotta be somebodies fake noob. Surely...

That's gotta be somebodies fake noob.

Surely nobody starts an oil thread with their first post.

To pre-answer your next question, the general consensus on deer whistles is that you need to get...
Forum: Racing 06-16-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 29,605
Posted By Garp
Hopefully this is a sign of real progress and...

Hopefully this is a sign of real progress and recovery, but Gary Hartstein seems less than impressed with the news and with the management.

http://formerf1doc.wordpress.com/2014/06/16/good-news/
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-15-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,648
Posted By Garp
Dowel Bar retrofit: ...

Dowel Bar retrofit:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dowel_bar_retrofit
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Garp
Sold my GS a while ago, so I don't have one to...

Sold my GS a while ago, so I don't have one to look at in person.

It does look like the rear section took some damage, but I think it's cosmetic and the replacement ring would work but perhaps...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Garp
Not quite..... See #2 below: ...

Not quite.....

See #2 below:

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMid/B0005727.png?v=04282014

Part Number 63 12 7 653 586 "supporting Ring" $27.90
Forum: The Garage 06-12-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,787
Posted By Garp
Technically only legal for use on "old" style...

Technically only legal for use on "old" style cans, but you can buy replacement spouts and vents:

http://www.ruralking.com/ez-pour-hi-flo-replacement-spout-kit-30051.html

They work just fine on...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-12-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,202
Posted By Garp
Mmmmmm.... Kool Aid.

Mmmmmm.... Kool Aid.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 613
Posted By Garp
Take the belt cover off the front of the motor...

Take the belt cover off the front of the motor and make sure it is okay and is spinning the alternator.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-10-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 303
Posted By Garp
Get's all the chicks at Starbucks.....

Get's all the chicks at Starbucks.....
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-08-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,382
Posted By Garp
Something doesn't sound right. Every Garmin...

Something doesn't sound right. Every Garmin mapset that I've worked with is at most around 2GB, I can't imagine the maps are really 10GB
Forum: Equipment 06-06-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,457
Posted By Garp
Hard to believe this all started with a post to...

Hard to believe this all started with a post to Facebook that was made to "clear up some confusion". It seems like the warranty change was a last minute change, poorly thought through, poorly...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,870
Posted By Garp
http://www.amazon.com/Powerlet-Coax-Male-SAE-Cable...

http://www.amazon.com/Powerlet-Coax-Male-SAE-Cable/dp/B0020678RK
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,457
Posted By Garp
Tex, Firstly, a huge thank you for listening...

Tex,

Firstly, a huge thank you for listening and responding.

Without meaning to dampen that, because really I don't, you need to be careful about voiding warranties due to using someone else's...
Forum: Equipment 05-31-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By Garp
I'll be interested in hearing how this goes, and...

I'll be interested in hearing how this goes, and what it costs, now that Gerbing have cancelled their "lifetime" warranty :deal
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