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Forum: Old's Cool 05-13-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
Rih 2011

Saturday May 21 at World Golf Village right off I-95 in St. Augustine. This year featuring European Bikes.

alan.

www.MotoEuro.org
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-25-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,223
Posted By adsinger
That Worked!

I used the wizard to save and retrieve the codes and it worked.

I do have another question. This is a new version of Mapsource, my other is a couple of releases old. When I use the Manage Maps...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-25-2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,223
Posted By adsinger
I've already got a My Garmin account, established...

I've already got a My Garmin account, established a while ago but that didn't seem to work for this. I will try using the Unlock Wizard on machine #1 and save the file in a shared volume. Thanks.
...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-25-2009, 05:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,223
Posted By adsinger
Yep. Connected and id listed. All normal....

Yep. Connected and id listed. All normal. Verified all numbers and codes, too. This followed successful NT2009 install. Worked OK on the main PC, erred out on the new notebook.

Alan.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-25-2009, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,223
Posted By adsinger
Now an inlock issue?

I downloaded the new Mapsource release, loaded up NT2009 onto my notebook. When I tried to unlock the maps, I entered my Streetpilot serial number and the product code from the DVD, checked it twice...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-24-2009, 06:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,223
Posted By adsinger
Thanks Guys

Thanks, I guess I'll go ahead and run it. I was concerned about corrupting the Maps on the GPS or running into some Garmin "security" issue.

Alan.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-24-2009, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,223
Posted By adsinger
Loading Mapsource and Maps on 2nd PC

How does one go about installing Mapsource and maps on a second PC? I just got a notebook and want to put my copy of NT2009 on it. I certainly don't want to have to buy a new copy as I'm still using...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-10-2008, 05:50 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 52,355
Posted By adsinger
Hello Kentucky

Barry, you are everywhere! Great job at Indy BTW. Hope to see you soon.

alan.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-04-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 52,355
Posted By adsinger
Correction

Ooops. I've foiund that the AV45 front and AV56 rears are indeed available. This leads to another question:

Any thoughts on replacing the 150/70 with a 160/60 rear? This is a very common...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-04-2008, 04:57 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 52,355
Posted By adsinger
Liked the Avons, Now What?

I never go off road, at least not intentionally, so I fitted a set of Avon Azaros to my 1200GS. I really liked them, they feel good and the rear has lasted 12.5K. Now it's time to replace them but it...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-15-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 653
Posted By adsinger
CN2009 Map Update Install Questions

Windows:
With past maps I've found that unless I copied the DVD to my C: drive and installed from there, Mapsource always wanted the DVD in the drive to bring up full detail. Is this still the case...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-03-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,146
Posted By adsinger
Japanese Bikes Only!!

I picked it up a couple of weeks ago. I really liked it. Went to the Motorcyclist Foum where Boehm stated it would cover only Japanese motorcycles from like 1972 to 1989. That is not smart. It is a...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-08-2008, 08:29 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,191
Posted By adsinger
Desperately Seeking Emulator

Well not really deperately. But inasmuch as Race Tech seems only interested in selling pairs and my PD needs only one, has anyone got a spare to sell?

alan.
Forum: Old's Cool 06-08-2008, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 748
Posted By adsinger
Federa

+1.

I've used them for a rather complicated move. Did a great job. They are also the movers of choice for motoorcycles displayed at Amelia Island and Riding Into History concours. Not the...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-03-2008, 07:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 961
Posted By adsinger
PD Premium

$1,000 with all things being equal? That sounds about right to me. I paid $7K recently for an absolutely pristine '95 PD with under 11,000 miles. Not a steal by any means but I think that was a fair...
Forum: Airheads 05-30-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,491
Posted By adsinger
Confused in FL

OK, now I am completely confused.

You had the sidestand fixer and the stand stayed down. You wanted the stand to auto-retract, so you modified the fixer? Why not simply remove it and revert to...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-30-2008, 11:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,143
Posted By adsinger
Caswell

You definitely want to use the Caswell sealer. I've got it in three different 'glass tanks. Hugh's Bultaco recommends and sells it, my Laverda connection put me onto it first. The new ethanol blends...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-23-2008, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 916
Posted By adsinger
Hmm, a quick check of the BMW parts fiche at Max...

Hmm, a quick check of the BMW parts fiche at Max BMW indicates that GS and PD use same part number for lower brake hose.

Alan.
Forum: Old's Cool 05-23-2008, 05:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 916
Posted By adsinger
Options

It appears Spiegler lists three lines for the GS front:

1. xxxx78, for the GS with orig. steel line.
2. xxxx79, for the GS alt. w/o steel line
3. xxxx80, for the GS "Dakar" with steel line (I...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-22-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 916
Posted By adsinger
Spiegler Brake Line For R100GSPD

I want to get a ss front brake line for my '95 PD. I'd like to get a Spiegler black line but Google searching has failed to turn up a vendor of such. Can anyone here recommend one? And just to check,...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-20-2008, 12:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
Official Riding Into History Slide Show

I've posted our slide show of the RIH concours. The links to it from the offficial web sites of RIIH and BMWNEF are not yet up but you can get there either from my web page:
www.MotoEuro.org
or...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-19-2008, 06:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
Fouled a plug. Sounded a hell of a lot better...

Fouled a plug. Sounded a hell of a lot better when I rode it in than it did going out. It was a long day, I was out there at 0545, got lazy, started it on the choke with the gas off and it fluffed....
Forum: Old's Cool 05-18-2008, 08:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
RIH - My BMW Cafe Racer

Yep, that's it. My partner and I spent nearly three years building it. I aimed for a "broad-shoulder, small-waist" look so we removed the sub-frame entirely. We fabbed up a tubular seat support for...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-18-2008, 05:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
Riding Into History

Hey, that's my Laverda! Thanks to bpeckm for posting. I had my 750SFC, BMW /5 cafe racer . and R100GSPD there.

Thanks also to all ADVRiders who attended. Entries were a bit down in numbers, but...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-15-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
More Riding Into History

May rain tomorrow, but weather for Saturday looks excellent. We have about 250 bikes pre-registered.

I have this last minute addition, bought from a friend of a friend it arrived from Texas last...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-14-2008, 10:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
Looks like a nice bike. Come to World Golf...

Looks like a nice bike. Come to World Golf Village. Follow the signs to the show. If you arrie before 0900 you'll have no problem getting in. There will be a sign for Registration with lots of...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-13-2008, 08:27 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
If that R80ST is nice, get there before 0900 and...

If that R80ST is nice, get there before 0900 and we'll sign it up for thhe show. You get in free and get a bag full of goodies as our thanks.

I had an ST, neat bikes and pretty darn rare...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-13-2008, 02:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,222
Posted By adsinger
Riding Into History

The RIH show is now in its ninth year. All revenues go to breast cancer awareness. There is a $10 donation for spectators. Entering a bike is FREE. We have a few spots available on the show field. If...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-12-2008, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 881
Posted By adsinger
Battery Tender Connecttion

I wired all my bikes with Battery Tender connections. Then I made up a power cord for the Garmin that plugged into it. This way I can move the GPS from bike to bike. It is always powered. I've also...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-27-2008, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,140
Posted By adsinger
Wanted: GS Sidestand Fixer

Company named Schneiders used to make these. It's a plate that converts the GS stand from auto retract to normal. I need it because that sure is a loooong reach for a little, old man like me.

I...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-27-2008, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 752
Posted By adsinger
[QUOTE=electrajoe] The 2720 uses built in Solid...

[QUOTE=electrajoe]
The 2720 uses built in Solid State memory to hold maps, all USA and Canada are included, some memory available for extra maps, don't remember how much. No problems with...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-27-2008, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2,933
Views: 395,166
Posted By adsinger
The 2720 is a great unit. I bought one in Dec...

The 2720 is a great unit. I bought one in Dec 2006. A month later it was getting moisture under the LCD and Garmin replaced it under warranty. This March the new unit began doing the same. Apparently...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-27-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 17,648
Posted By adsinger
Here's Mine

SWB /5 frame , custom subframe, lots of braces and gussets. Laydown Works shocks, K-bike forks, shaved, cartridge emulators and progressive springs, custom top clamp. Morris mags with Brembos in...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-26-2008, 04:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,907
Posted By adsinger
East Coast Alternative

Riding Into History is a concours d'elegance for motorcycles held in St. Augustine, Florida. Now in its ninth year it will be held May 17th at the World Golf Village just off I-95. We've been putting...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-19-2008, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 898
Posted By adsinger
Barber

If you need a motel room, get it now. They sell out early. The track is near Leeds, so look there, and expect to pay a premium.

The event is excellent. There are races, concours, swap meet, etc....
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-16-2008, 02:34 PM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 214,427
Posted By adsinger
Update Mac and Windows

Brian thanks very much for stepping up, joining this group, and helping us out.

I have an iMac on which I run Windows XP and OS/X Leopard. My map files as well as other data are on an external...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-20-2008, 12:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By adsinger
I've done a couple of eastern Europe trips with...

I've done a couple of eastern Europe trips with my 2720. I've just used the standard world map on the 2720. As long as you don't need city level detail, this will suffice. The Garmin Euro maps aren't...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-17-2008, 02:26 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 848,893
Posted By adsinger
Riding Into History

Rather than posting some of the thousands of old bike pictures clogging my hard drives, here's a link to a little slide show. this from the 2007 Riding Into History Concours. This year's event will...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-16-2008, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 663
Posted By adsinger
No reason at all. I went to Europe a couple of...

No reason at all. I went to Europe a couple of times and Alaska three times on mine, last time this past summer. A friend went around the world, rode the Silk Road, and went to Ushaia with his. Mine...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-15-2008, 01:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,317
Posted By adsinger
Conundrum

Despite the email I recieved, I'm still not sure what to do. I have v8 already on my hard drive from a previous 2720. Garmin is telling me to load a new v8 that just came with the 2820. But you seem...
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