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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3,294
Views: 1,099,875
Posted By RoundTrip
Based on the location of the stars and the meta...

Based on the location of the stars and the meta data scraped from his photo, I would say he is someplace on Earth.
Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By RoundTrip
What is this rain you speak of? :evil -jeff

What is this rain you speak of? :evil

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 03-28-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 670
Posted By RoundTrip
Been there, and the only solutions I came up with...

Been there, and the only solutions I came up with was that I didn't need the space. Might be different if I toured two up.

IF you decide to sell your top case, you won't have any trouble at all...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-27-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 670
Posted By RoundTrip
Throw heavy things in the bottom of your panniers...

Throw heavy things in the bottom of your panniers and keep the weight low. I usually keep things that I might want during the day while riding. Mid-layer (heated jacket liner) seasonal gloves, hat,...
Forum: Equipment 03-26-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,920
Posted By RoundTrip
I am absolutely positive that this is not true as...

I am absolutely positive that this is not true as I always remove all decals from my helmets. I currently have a Shoei Neotec, an Arai XD and XD3, and an older Quantum. None of them have DOT...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By RoundTrip
This will be a lot harder if you have ordered...

This will be a lot harder if you have ordered ESA.

Both shocks, the centerstand and the side stand will need to be changed.

A lot easier to buy a different seat.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 986
Posted By RoundTrip
I've noticed that the rear brake has waaaay more...

I've noticed that the rear brake has waaaay more applications than the front in the Nav V stats, but I have never worried about it.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,353
Posted By RoundTrip
Buy the damn thing and never look back. I...

Buy the damn thing and never look back.

I bought a low GSA even though I could have ridden the std. Before you decide, put them both in 2 helmet mode and go around the block. If you can handle...
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,180
Posted By RoundTrip
I disagree. The multi-tool is the on you have...

I disagree. The multi-tool is the on you have because you don't have any other tools. THEN it's the right tool and you'll be glad you have it.

I've carried one in a tool tube with my tire tools...
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,489
Posted By RoundTrip
I live in Southern AZ. Very hot and below...

I live in Southern AZ. Very hot and below freezing cold, mostly dry riding. I have tried quite a few sets of gear and the set that works for me is:

BMW Rallye Pro 2 jacket (I don't use the...
Forum: Equipment 03-21-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,983
Posted By RoundTrip
My WarmnSafe waterproof heated jacket is my first...

My WarmnSafe waterproof heated jacket is my first mid-layer, whether or not it is turned on.

Heated gear isn't about survival, it's about comfort. For me, I would ditch the heated handgrips and...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,252
Posted By RoundTrip
Your wish is my command :evil I owned a...

Your wish is my command :evil

I owned a franchised motorcycle dealership for four years. I have seen bikes fall over from virtually any position including off the lift.

Jet, you know this...if...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6,510
Views: 1,151,645
Posted By RoundTrip
What kind of tail bag is that? Looks pretty...

What kind of tail bag is that? Looks pretty good.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 03-02-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 968
Posted By RoundTrip
I bought the LEDs and could not be happier with...

I bought the LEDs and could not be happier with them. The pattern of the lights makes them very conspicuous during the daylight in traffic. The useful life of the LEDs is significantly longer than...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-01-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,624
Posted By RoundTrip
I think a lot of this discussion is based on the...

I think a lot of this discussion is based on the theory that all BMW did was to cut X amount off the shock shaft and trim the spring. Doubtful.

BMW adjusted the valving and anti-bottoming so that...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,624
Posted By RoundTrip
With all due respect, the guys telling you that...

With all due respect, the guys telling you that less suspension travel equals firmer or "less plush" are just wrong. Firmness is a function of valving and spring rate, not travel length. If that...
Forum: Equipment 02-18-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,640
Posted By RoundTrip
Yup. I still have mine that came with my 1970...

Yup. I still have mine that came with my 1970 914/6.

-jeff
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,414
Posted By RoundTrip
Frogg Toggs are good to go. I have a many year...

Frogg Toggs are good to go. I have a many year old pair that I use in downpours and very cold rides. Stays dry and breathes well.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,919
Posted By RoundTrip
Almost everybody passes me on the track and I...

Almost everybody passes me on the track and I still have a blast.

Try to keep your heart rate under control and avoid a death grip on the bars. It'll be more fun that way :deal

The best thing...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 340,630
Posted By RoundTrip
I love the JVB Productions logo! All the rest is...

I love the JVB Productions logo! All the rest is just crap :evil

-jeff
Forum: Equipment 02-15-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,639
Posted By RoundTrip
I can't speak more highly about the quality or...

I can't speak more highly about the quality or cache of Kermit chairs.

It just doesn't fit me and the cross bar hurts my back. No matter how cool it is, it has to work.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,830
Posted By RoundTrip
Wow! What a piece of shit. I'll give you $500...

Wow! What a piece of shit. I'll give you $500 for it. :deal :evil

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6,510
Views: 1,151,645
Posted By RoundTrip
Ah thanks. That gives the photos I need. No...

Ah thanks. That gives the photos I need. No reason for you to bother.

How do you like it? Does it clear the rear hugger ok?

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 6,510
Views: 1,151,645
Posted By RoundTrip
Got any photos from the rear? (Of your bike I...

Got any photos from the rear? (Of your bike I mean :evil)

-jeff
Forum: Equipment 02-12-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 543
Posted By RoundTrip
I had the predecessor to the Tourshell, the...

I had the predecessor to the Tourshell, the Comfortshell and it was one of the best pieces of kit I have ever owned. The armor is first rate and so is the quality.

Absolutely dry in all day...
Forum: Equipment 02-12-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,457
Posted By RoundTrip
I have traveled extensively and when OCONUS I...

I have traveled extensively and when OCONUS I keep my electronics very light. A Smartphone with data turned off unless on wifi and my Kindle paperwhite.

Inside the CONUS I add my Galaxy Tab S but...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-11-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,588
Posted By RoundTrip
I'll side with JR356 here. A throttle lock is a...

I'll side with JR356 here. A throttle lock is a very good investment and I would look to buy good riding gear including electrics. Comfort is the key to any kind of distance riding. Everything...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2,002
Views: 387,080
Posted By RoundTrip
Watch this guy Shug. Kinda funny goofball who...

Watch this guy Shug. Kinda funny goofball who know's a lot about hanging. You will learn a lot just watching.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7NZVqpBUV0&list=PL269A21DDFBEBA7F8

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 3,294
Views: 1,099,875
Posted By RoundTrip
^^^ Very Nice! -jeff

^^^ Very Nice!

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,481
Posted By RoundTrip
:clap:clap:deal Succinct. -jeff

:clap:clap:deal Succinct.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,678
Posted By RoundTrip
Call it what you want. I have witnesses. Oh...

Call it what you want. I have witnesses.

Oh wait, who gives a shit what you think. :fyyff

-jeff
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,639
Posted By RoundTrip
OK...here comes the hate from the Kermit guys. ...

OK...here comes the hate from the Kermit guys.

I bought a Kermit years ago and found it uncomfortable and fiddly to put together and take apart. The support bar in the back was in just the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,678
Posted By RoundTrip
Front tire is not always on the ground. I found...

Front tire is not always on the ground. I found on my trips fully loaded my bike balances on the CS with both off the ground.

Or pin it to the wall with the front of your car.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,678
Posted By RoundTrip
Actually, a little different than that. ...

Actually, a little different than that.

Sidestand - 3 points of contact with two tires and the sidestand. Locking into gear makes it less likely to roll off.

Centerstand - two points of...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-05-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,588
Posted By RoundTrip
Without knowing the number of miles on it I can't...

Without knowing the number of miles on it I can't respond as to value but I will tell you there are significant upgrades between an 06 and a 12. More horsepower, better brakes and 6 more years worth...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 13,561
Posted By RoundTrip
What a coincidence. That's exactly what it says...

What a coincidence. That's exactly what it says in the owner's manual :evil :deal

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 13,561
Posted By RoundTrip
That red flashing symbol indicates your bike does...

That red flashing symbol indicates your bike does not recognize the new FOB. Unfortunately, that is probably a dealer fix involving computers, eye of newt, and hair of toad.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 13,561
Posted By RoundTrip
On my bike, if the FOB is in range the gas cap...

On my bike, if the FOB is in range the gas cap will open manually without pressing any buttons.

-jeff
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,787
Posted By RoundTrip
You just did that because you're a lazy bastard!

You just did that because you're a lazy bastard!
Forum: Equipment 02-03-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2,002
Views: 387,080
Posted By RoundTrip
No trees AND boulders? That works equally badly...

No trees AND boulders? That works equally badly for a hammock or a tent.

Above the tree line or where there are no trees you would set up your hammock as a bivy and still use your tarp for cover....
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