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Forum: Equipment 06-24-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,262
Posted By seevtsaab
Wow just learning about these helmets. I spent 5...

Wow just learning about these helmets. I spent 5 years with an Akuma Carbon
(Phantom II) with Transitions face shield, and swore i would never buy a helmet WITHOUT one.

This helmet looks very...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-12-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,146
Posted By seevtsaab
yes Your old iPhone will still have...

yes

Your old iPhone will still have wireless, just no cell service.
Pre-load your maps.
Do you have email on your iPhone?
Forum: Equipment 06-10-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 741
Posted By seevtsaab
yeah your seasons are backwards but.... ...

yeah your seasons are backwards but....

There's was a couple excellent threads here on DIY heated gear

this one (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=928036)

and .... I swear it...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-09-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3,566
Views: 556,359
Posted By seevtsaab
Thanks for the feedback. I see folks riding fine...

Thanks for the feedback. I see folks riding fine with the upright ergos so I know it's more than possible. Agree on the ease of looking around, if I was in the city I'd be on a motard. I find my old...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-31-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 3,566
Views: 556,359
Posted By seevtsaab
We seem to be in the minority wrt seating...

We seem to be in the minority wrt seating position. I sat on an -09 this week and fixated on the bars, wondering how a flatter unit would be.
Extra legroom wouldn't suck, not sure if I'd love the...
Forum: Equipment 05-21-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,963
Posted By seevtsaab
.....nttawtt

.....nttawtt
Forum: Equipment 05-17-2015, 04:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By seevtsaab
Frogg Toggs do the job nicely. I just...

Frogg Toggs do the job nicely.

I just replaced some well worn and ragged pants with Motoport rain pants, seem like good kit.
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 660
Posted By seevtsaab
Symtecs - I added some electrical tape to my...

Symtecs - I added some electrical tape to my clutch side along with the heat shrink, I notice that side hotter than the throttle side.

Symtecs are calibrated different side to side so don't...
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,032
Posted By seevtsaab
Looks like the glove finger is too short? Maybe...

Looks like the glove finger is too short? Maybe that's just the unfortunate afterglow.
I've had a problem with glove fingers (especially index fingers) being too short.

Plus I find on a...
Forum: The Garage 04-14-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 742
Posted By seevtsaab
Whenever I crack into a distribution panel or...

Whenever I crack into a distribution panel or box, I get a slight fuzzy feeling checking for voltage where it should be, and none where it shouldn't, using a voltmeter.
120V neutral to either hot,...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,332
Posted By seevtsaab
This is probably my 5th year riding with one, I...

This is probably my 5th year riding with one, I don't plan to ride without one anytime soon.
I haven't found the slow reaction to be an issue, the shield usually doesn't get super dark, but it keeps...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,184
Posted By seevtsaab
+2 Both. Warm 'N Safe seems to have a little...

+2 Both.

Warm 'N Safe seems to have a little protection, are waterproof, seem thin enough on palm and not too bulky. Hands don't get clammy.

And yes the wires are a bit of a pain. Sucks a lot...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-02-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,306
Posted By seevtsaab
That's my guess, it's a dual spark, S2R was SSS...

That's my guess, it's a dual spark, S2R was SSS so M1000.

Looks like your Dad did OK. Get some new belts pronto and go.

Temptation will be to chop the tail / beer tray. Fine if it will never be...
Forum: The Garage 03-16-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,057
Posted By seevtsaab
+2 Sorry no other help, than to learn to...

+2

Sorry no other help, than to learn to drink better beer?

I store my beer in the garage. It's been so cold this winter I have to plan ahead and bring my beer [i]in[\i] to [i]warm up [\i]...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,425
Posted By seevtsaab
I'll just chime in once more. As a former...

I'll just chime in once more. As a former overpant user (granted, bargain-ish tourmaster flex) I felt I was giving up a lot of protection. I know there's good over pant options out there.

I went...
Forum: Equipment 03-05-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,425
Posted By seevtsaab
I've got regular riding pants. Overpants are...

I've got regular riding pants. Overpants are clearly more convenient but it works out for me to commute, I bring / leave jeans or shorts at work.

Pretty rare I find myself going somewhere I need...
Forum: Road Warriors 02-20-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,294
Posted By seevtsaab
Well good new this site never lets anybody upload...

Well good new this site never lets anybody upload picks, that's why we hate it here.

But, no pic = no bike, especially after reviving a almost 4 year dead thread.

I'll momentarily let you off...
Forum: Road Warriors 02-16-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,591
Posted By seevtsaab
+1 Top case for pillion comfort. Try it...

+1

Top case for pillion comfort. Try it before you give up on it.

Else I would've suggested a CB1100 (intrigued) or a R1200R.
Forum: The Garage 02-16-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,397
Posted By seevtsaab
TPMS behavior needs to be considered at time of...

TPMS behavior needs to be considered at time of purchase, vote with your wallet.
Not much help to the OP, but no way should a replacement wheel require a trip to the dealer.

Thankfully our '14...
Forum: Equipment 02-12-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 912
Posted By seevtsaab
Vermont?? you make me laugh! Being far...

Vermont??

you make me laugh!

Being far away from the big city bullshit is one of the perks living here.

If hi cost of living is your thing, we got you covered.

I love a lot of things...
Forum: Road Warriors 02-05-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,546
Posted By seevtsaab
I commute on a little Ducati, it's been bullet...

I commute on a little Ducati, it's been bullet proof.

No need to freak out about the maintenance, but I wouldn't want to pay someone to do it for me.

Many mornings I arrive at work after my...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1,254
Views: 94,103
Posted By seevtsaab
Thanks for the info, I'll follow that.

Thanks for the info, I'll follow that.
Forum: The Garage 01-30-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,876
Posted By seevtsaab
I bolted mine to a piece of plywood I can stand...

I bolted mine to a piece of plywood I can stand on.
Now that I've got a trailer, it will make it that much easier to move up into my driveway - I usually choose a sunny day to do tires, if possible.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1,254
Views: 94,103
Posted By seevtsaab
Thanks MFOL, they arrived last week. Haven't done...

Thanks MFOL, they arrived last week. Haven't done much with them, other projects like firewood, working on the cage, are jumping in priority. My snowblower will need some attention, in case we get...
Forum: Road Warriors 01-23-2015, 04:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 848
Posted By seevtsaab
$2K for a nice bike with bags? yeah forget...

$2K for a nice bike with bags?

yeah forget it, someone else probably already bought it.

Don't know the particular model, but The ergos of the S look somewhat similar to the RS which I have....
Forum: Road Warriors 01-16-2015, 02:38 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 277,636
Posted By seevtsaab
great picture

great picture
Forum: Equipment 01-14-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,508
Posted By seevtsaab
Might be worth wearing a couple sizes small at...

Might be worth wearing a couple sizes small at that price.:D


Looks like they are clearing out inventory.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1,254
Views: 94,103
Posted By seevtsaab
great thread Nice work sending some PM's

great thread

Nice work

sending some PM's
Forum: Equipment 12-27-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,994
Posted By seevtsaab
Between the two, I would choose all three.

Between the two, I would choose all three.
Forum: Road Warriors 12-26-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 566
Posted By seevtsaab
Unless you are looking for a show bike, worry...

Unless you are looking for a show bike, worry less about the plastic tank, as long as the latch mechanism is free. You can gain some slop at the hinge if needed.
Should have a key code for the...
Forum: Equipment 12-20-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,211
Posted By seevtsaab
I was thinking I might recommend trying to fix it...

I was thinking I might recommend trying to fix it so you didn't have to diddle with your phone while on the bike.
But I won't.
Forum: Equipment 12-20-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,518
Posted By seevtsaab
Certainly won't hurt, I hit my pipes and a few...

Certainly won't hurt, I hit my pipes and a few other corrosion prone spots.
If you wax your bike I'd recommend using that instead. I wouldn't want to try to get wax to stick on a surface that...
Forum: Road Warriors 11-25-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,234
Posted By seevtsaab
Both - depending on my mood, road and traffic...

Both - depending on my mood, road and traffic conditions, etc.

I'd say if you don't get a little of both at various times you're missing part of the experience.

fwiw my main ride is a baby...
Forum: Road Warriors 11-25-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,706
Posted By seevtsaab
that's a great bike for the trip. Ergos will be...

that's a great bike for the trip. Ergos will be fine, just keep your ass happy.

Pack everything on the bike and ride around for a day, you don't want any surprises when you depart.

Kriega's...
Forum: Road Warriors 11-08-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,313
Posted By seevtsaab
I bought a high mile '94 from an inmate, really...

I bought a high mile '94 from an inmate, really bonded with it.
I prefer the slight forward lean. Requires a little more input than my little Monster to turn, by design, but will hustle thru the...
Forum: Road Warriors 11-04-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By seevtsaab
Belts are the critical thing to keep track of for...

Belts are the critical thing to keep track of for Monsters (or any Desmo for that matter).
If the valves have been done, you should be good to the same as with any used bike,
it's all about the PO...
Forum: Equipment 11-03-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,073
Posted By seevtsaab
Well I bought my pants for just the OP's temp...

Well I bought my pants for just the OP's temp range. They include a rain liner that I add in the cooler months more for wind protection but it is handy this time of year. (heavy rain brings out the...
Forum: Equipment 11-02-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,336
Posted By seevtsaab
When I use the squeeze bottles I've found it a...

When I use the squeeze bottles I've found it a little difficult to moderate the application. So I use a large artists paint brush and fill the cap with the lube
and dab it on the chain. Seems like I...
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,336
Posted By seevtsaab
That might be a bit of an over statement. I...

That might be a bit of an over statement. I purchased my bike with under 9K miles and a (o-ring) chain with numerous frozen links. I can't imagine how they got that way without some careful neglect. ...
Forum: Equipment 10-13-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By seevtsaab
Along the lines of 'K.I.S.S.' - start with the...

Along the lines of 'K.I.S.S.' - start with the basics. 12V input to the controller and it should 'appear' to work correctly - light off, link blinks slower / faster, light on etc. Either it's...
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