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Forum: Americas 12-13-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,609
Posted By Str8lin
Poacher Bob is right on.....flare gun will...

Poacher Bob is right on.....flare gun will certainly function as a deterient if not legal weapon on an aggressor.... Yup gunning phosphorus in the face or chest will certainly ruin a guys day, mbut...
Forum: Americas 12-12-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,412
Posted By Str8lin
Coconut socks

Coconut socks........... seriously !!!! superb wicking, minimizes stink factor...stands up to many washes and dries quick.


one source:
http://www.racerpartswholesale.com/product/11492/RoadGear...
Forum: Americas 12-12-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,412
Posted By Str8lin
Exofficio.. and if not REI travel gear. Anything...

Exofficio.. and if not REI travel gear. Anything fails they take it back no questions asked.

Teva sandels for a rainy or cold day off the bike.

Full on goretex Klim gear for the ride.
...
Forum: Americas 12-10-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 685
Posted By Str8lin
take your laptop or tablet and Skype

take your laptop or tablet and Skype
Forum: Americas 12-05-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,500
Posted By Str8lin
Will be heading down first couple weeks in...

Will be heading down first couple weeks in April... hoping things aren't too bunged up.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-04-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,656
Posted By Str8lin
Bought the Clearwater Kristas (3000 lumens...

Bought the Clearwater Kristas (3000 lumens @).... very impressive, but pricey... saw the Ericas (6000 lumens @) and immediately upgraded... if you need light way down the road at night and awesome...
Forum: Trip Planning 12-01-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By Str8lin
Look at the Spot locators. Piece of mind to check...

Look at the Spot locators. Piece of mind to check in whenever you want, call for non emergency or emergency assistance. Would imagine works as well down under for response as it does here (NA). If...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-30-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 48,383
Posted By Str8lin
Heh Tele, Did ya order through Revzilla? ...

Heh Tele,

Did ya order through Revzilla? What will ya run on front?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-27-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,109
Posted By Str8lin
Erika's worth the price

my perspective on dropping that much coin for the Clearwater Erikas: bought the Kristas last spring, mounted them on my new to me 2011 GS. Had PIAA's 510 on my last bike 05 GS. Like the PIAAs...
Forum: Trip Planning 11-21-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,154
Posted By Str8lin
10 liter MSR Dromedary.. Carry as much as you...

10 liter MSR Dromedary.. Carry as much as you like on bike, grommets to tie down, in camp load it up and have plenty of water - drink and shower.. they make a shower head adapter and hose.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-18-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,382
Posted By Str8lin
I have tried all that you listed and then saw the...

I have tried all that you listed and then saw the Excell TL @ Beemer rally in 2013, bombproof comstruction and works best of all I have tried. Once dialed in it is simply a toggle scenario of on and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-14-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,408
Posted By Str8lin
I thought I saw word snowboard in your original...

I thought I saw word snowboard in your original post, if so, welcome to the land of never-ending riding (snow). Formal ski season can run 6-7 months and if you are hard core, you can ski lift served...
Forum: Americas 11-13-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Str8lin
timelines

Sasager,

Sounds like you are planning for this trip in next couple months, but fyi - I'm planning a two week MX trip early April. Have done a few MX trips in past to CC, Cabo and parts. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-22-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,263
Posted By Str8lin
Some good dirt n gravel up around FS59 rd -...

Some good dirt n gravel up around FS59 rd - copper creek or off mowich lake road (Evans Creek) both near Rainier. Check out Tahuya over near Belfair, i run my Tacoma there, looks like some good big...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,890
Posted By Str8lin
Choice of exhaust and Flappervalve

Heh guys,

We had an inmate ask a few times here about whether ya all are pulling your flapper valves when replacing the stock exhaust. If you pulled your flapper valve what is the process for...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-26-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,883
Posted By Str8lin
Live in the great pacific northwet! and running...

Live in the great pacific northwet! and running Heidi's year around. I don't ride crazy fast but like to feel the torque of the GS off line and in the dirt.
My mid winter riding of I-5 during...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 6,254
Posted By Str8lin
Aftermarket Exhaust

Wondering what you put on your GS? I have been looking at Remus, Akropovich and others. Had full Remus on 05 R12GS, loved the added power and sound. Now time to get the sound back on my '11.

I...
Forum: Americas 09-17-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,373
Posted By Str8lin
Lewis and Clark Motel, Three Forks MT, in town...

Lewis and Clark Motel, Three Forks MT, in town off interstate.

As nice as any B and B I have ever seen at Motel 6 prices.

Ann is operator.. fresh coffee and banana bread 24/7

Very...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-15-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,672
Posted By Str8lin
have used Spotwalla for years and they do archive...

have used Spotwalla for years and they do archive my trips .
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-15-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,781
Posted By Str8lin
Custom

Mu custom message, which is reserved for just a few key and very responsible friends / sons, is : If you receive this message followed by the "I need help at this location" then I am jammed up and...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By Str8lin
I have compared the ABS rings ( to my 2011 GS)...

I have compared the ABS rings ( to my 2011 GS) and they do look different, but know ya can get those relatively cheap used.

I forgot about bolt length, yup when I switched over to spoked from the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By Str8lin
Will alloys wheels from an 05 GS fit a 09 GS?

Have a friend out of state interested in buying the stock alloys I took off my 05 R1200GS. he would like them as back ups on his 09 R1200GS, will they swap over ?

thanks,
Forum: The Garage 09-07-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 19,497
Posted By Str8lin
Plastidip Panniers

The story goes...... I bought a new (to me) 2011 Triple Black GS last April. When they came out in 2011 and 2012 I knew eventually i'd own one, since a had two other vehicles already murdered out in...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-04-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 570
Posted By Str8lin
head to Sunrise in Mt Rainier NP, best view of...

head to Sunrise in Mt Rainier NP, best view of the Mtn from anywhere. nice ride up 410.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-04-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,190
Posted By Str8lin
Heh guys, thanks for the response. The bike is a...

Heh guys, thanks for the response. The bike is a 2011 GS. I picked the bike up from an inmate in FL. As is case with in SE, quick to rust and corrode especially @ coast. Surface corrosion on all...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By Str8lin
Brake mounting bolts

I have some corrosion of my disc mounting bolts, front a d rear. Been to the microfiche to find sizes, can not locate. Anyone know the sizes? Grades?

Know of a source for stainless fasteners?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,190
Posted By Str8lin
Brake hardware

Have some corrosion on mounting bolts on calipers, would like to replace with SS bolts.

Size of the mounting bolts? particular grade?

Anyone know source for Stainless fasteners?
Forum: Face plant 09-02-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,586
Posted By Str8lin
Ride solo as well. Assess the risks, reduce the...

Ride solo as well. Assess the risks, reduce the hazards and be prepared for the worse case scenario. Always travel with my Spot (on) and wear MyRoadID for those attending to me in case I'm out of...
Forum: Face plant 09-02-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,176
Posted By Str8lin
so sorry to hear about your loss. I...

so sorry to hear about your loss.

I worked as EMT for a few years and responded to 4 moto accidents. All but one riders practiced ATGATT, the guy that did not well.. suffered critical injuried...
Forum: Americas 09-01-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,135
Posted By Str8lin
I am planning a MX trip in early April. I too...

I am planning a MX trip in early April. I too will have two weeks off. Not sure if I will head to Copper Canyon or Baja Sur. Will be riding my R12GS as well. Have been to Baja, mainland (CC) and...
Forum: Americas 09-01-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,823
Posted By Str8lin
Strongbad, worked!! got the book...

Strongbad,

worked!! got the book ordered..thanks,
Forum: Americas 09-01-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,823
Posted By Str8lin
Senor, something is wrong with link. Am...

Senor,

something is wrong with link. Am interested in picking up a copy at reduced price, let me know how to do this since link is down!
Forum: Americas 08-28-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 829
Posted By Str8lin
Translated

Starts in October!http://131.253.14.125/Document1_files/image001.gifhttp://131.253.14.125/Document1_files/image001.gif
Colombia and Panama will be connected from October through a ferryEfe | Panama...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-18-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 12,099
Posted By Str8lin
Sab, who did the warranty work Ride West or South...

Sab, who did the warranty work Ride West or South Sound??
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,453
Posted By Str8lin
Live in South Sound and ride year around here in...

Live in South Sound and ride year around here in PNW. Ride in Klim Traverse suit with needed fleece (mid layer) and Gerbing when needed. I did the Aerostich thing, Roadcrafter etc. but it just did...
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,460
Posted By Str8lin
You can find the Traverse suit here and other...

You can find the Traverse suit here and other markets at good process, certainly far cheaper than the Badlands. I fitted my Traverse suit with stock BMW NG armour, I feel better and more protection...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-14-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3,044
Views: 779,643
Posted By Str8lin
http://i.imgur.com/lfNJK9T.jpg?1 2011...

http://i.imgur.com/lfNJK9T.jpg?1

2011 Triple Black
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-14-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 761
Views: 116,652
Posted By Str8lin
http://i.imgur.com/UFrPqwE.jpg ...

http://i.imgur.com/UFrPqwE.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/JDuVf4E.jpg

2011 Triple Black
mucho farkles
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-13-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,573
Posted By Str8lin
Have used the Excell unit on last two GSs (r1200)...

Have used the Excell unit on last two GSs (r1200) and GF uses on her F650GS, have had three friends move from Wunderlich and "other" controls for the Excel.. Best on the market in my book, simple to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-13-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,688
Posted By Str8lin
Go with Heidenau Scouts. Unless you are running...

Go with Heidenau Scouts. Unless you are running over 100mph they do it all.

If getting into knarly stuff, doll heads, deeper sand etc. go to TKCs, but for a solid 50/50 tire and great tire wear...
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