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Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-28-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,195
Posted By WoodButcher
I don't know about other bikes, but BMW's torque...

I don't know about other bikes, but BMW's torque spec for those bolts is only 15 ft-lbs. That should proved enough pressure in my opinion. However, the single ball solution someone else posted...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-28-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By WoodButcher
Update firmware, (actually I don't run v5 on...

Update firmware, (actually I don't run v5 on mine, I use 4.90 if I remember correctly), but that is the first thing. Then the full reset as somebody else mentioned. Then just don't zoom out that...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-22-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 201
Posted By WoodButcher
I've done this rally twice now and have enjoyed...

I've done this rally twice now and have enjoyed it. Even the year with the massive rain storm.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-21-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 21,044
Views: 1,205,770
Posted By WoodButcher
Yep, Dao had his CB250, but also had the...

Yep, Dao had his CB250, but also had the Husaberg, which he rode for the Challenge. He just buzzed around by himself on the CB.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 86,255
Posted By WoodButcher
JVB mentioned few actual failures. I know of...

JVB mentioned few actual failures. I know of one. Good friend had his come apart while riding with his 10 year old daughter. Fortunately they had just left the highway and were on local roads when...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-21-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 21,044
Views: 1,205,770
Posted By WoodButcher
Screwed again, eh? Nice thing is there probably...

Screwed again, eh? Nice thing is there probably wasn't as much traffic on the toll road as there would have been on 35 for Mopac.

Save the tire for Rod. He can get a couple of thousand more out...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-18-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 21,044
Views: 1,205,770
Posted By WoodButcher
Africa Four (or Quad?) just doesn't sound right...

Africa Four (or Quad?) just doesn't sound right though.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-17-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,341
Posted By WoodButcher
:lurk no wait, more like this: :ddog

:lurk

no wait, more like this: :ddog
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-15-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,341
Posted By WoodButcher
Hey, looks like the rain has tailed off for the...

Hey, looks like the rain has tailed off for the day. Hope it is light for tomorrow. elgato (on TWT) was worried that there might not be a fire because of the rain. I laughed and told him not to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-15-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,341
Posted By WoodButcher
Map link to the gate. Co Rd 266 - Google...

Map link to the gate.

Co Rd 266 - Google Maps...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-05-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
Oh Lord, we are getting old. Instead of talking...

Oh Lord, we are getting old. Instead of talking about how much bad alcohol we drank, we are talking about how good the expensive stuff was. :rofl
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-02-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 21,044
Views: 1,205,770
Posted By WoodButcher
I'm headed for Llano on Sunday for lunch...on a...

I'm headed for Llano on Sunday for lunch...on a bike.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-01-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,823
Posted By WoodButcher
I told you that was a nice road. Most people...

I told you that was a nice road. Most people don't head towards Brackettvile and miss out. Oh, and that is from Rock Springs. I'm on Round Rock. Neither of which should be confused with Rock Ridge...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,961
Posted By WoodButcher
I carry one of these:...

I carry one of these: https://www.nelsonrigg.com/covers/half-cover-detail.html

I don't always use it, but for rain, heavy dew and busy hotel parking lots, it is nice. Packs smaller than my rain...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-01-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 21,044
Views: 1,205,770
Posted By WoodButcher
Helpful? Nah, you just got tired of us...

Helpful? Nah, you just got tired of us butchering it. :D Funny how those of us that grew up with phonics messed it up. Of course the younger guys just didn't try...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-30-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,823
Posted By WoodButcher
There are a lot of words they mispronounce. One...

There are a lot of words they mispronounce. One funny thing is that they do pronounce Llano right when they mention the Llano Estacado in NW TX.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-30-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,823
Posted By WoodButcher
Dr. Greg, here is the Round Rock that we bypassed...

Dr. Greg, here is the Round Rock that we bypassed last night. I was riding by today and snagged a picture for you.

http://woodbutcher.smugmug.com/Other/Misc/i-pFqw95z/0/L/20150430_105536-L.jpg...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-30-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
Don't beat me any more. Gallery...

Don't beat me any more. Gallery link:http://woodbutcher.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Possum-Trot

If there is a picture there that you want a full version of, just PM me with your regular email and...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-30-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,823
Posted By WoodButcher
On the road again. ...

On the road again.

http://woodbutcher.smugmug.com/Other/Eye-FI-2015-04-30/i-xxP7kQ4/0/L/IMG_8072-L.jpg (http://woodbutcher.smugmug.com/Other/Eye-FI-2015-04-30/i-xxP7kQ4/A)

Headed for Garner...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-27-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
Mine won't get posted until after work today.

Mine won't get posted until after work today.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-24-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
I'm waiting for the thunderstorms to clear my...

I'm waiting for the thunderstorms to clear my house then I'm hitting the road.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-20-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
I may make it up Thursday evening. Tom, been...

I may make it up Thursday evening. Tom, been busy, but will check out the routes tonight.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-14-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By WoodButcher
I PM'd you about a place to stay if you make it...

I PM'd you about a place to stay if you make it to Austin.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By WoodButcher
2013 GSA was still oil cooled so yes, it will...

2013 GSA was still oil cooled so yes, it will fit. If you are asking about a water cooled, then no.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-09-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 1,214
Views: 186,277
Posted By WoodButcher
I think what you want is the Skip button. I...

I think what you want is the Skip button. I don't have my 590 in front of me, but I think in the lower right, you tap and a menu comes up. One of those is Skip and if I remember how mine reacts,...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-09-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 826
Posted By WoodButcher
I have my 550 set to not recalculate routes...

I have my 550 set to not recalculate routes automatically. Then when I do deviate like you are talking about, I hit the Detour button on the main menu. It gets me back to my route and maintains...
Forum: Racing 04-07-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 15,154
Posted By WoodButcher
Local weather guys are saying scattered showers,...

Local weather guys are saying scattered showers, so shouldn't be a daylong rain.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-07-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
Okay, don't beat me anymore. I've signed up and...

Okay, don't beat me anymore. I've signed up and paid.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By WoodButcher
rent a truck and tow it ride and check leakage...

rent a truck and tow it
ride and check leakage and bearing play often
wait for dealership and fix it
see if an advrider local to where you are has a spare seal and can help with the swap

...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-06-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
Well, based on past rallies, you won't be the...

Well, based on past rallies, you won't be the only female. And based on your laughing while in that rut, you'll fit in fine.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By WoodButcher
Yeah, tell me about it. I started to notice it...

Yeah, tell me about it. I started to notice it more over the last year. Even took it into the shop. They confirmed that I just need to shut up and ride. :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,407
Posted By WoodButcher
What bike? Oilhead/hexhead/camhead I wouldn't...

What bike? Oilhead/hexhead/camhead I wouldn't worry. If a water cooled then as long as it wasn't automotive oil with friction modifiers then I wouldn't worry. If it has the friction modifiers to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-26-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 21,044
Views: 1,205,770
Posted By WoodButcher
Bike won't be much of an issue. For most...

Bike won't be much of an issue. For most cars/trucks they read the computer on it for emission info. So if that comes up clean you are okay. The system does a check to make sure you haven't...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-26-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 21,044
Views: 1,205,770
Posted By WoodButcher
I'll be there. I read about the brewery that is...

I'll be there. I read about the brewery that is supplying the beer and it sounds good.
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,530
Posted By WoodButcher
I'll be watching replies to this. I usually...

I'll be watching replies to this. I usually carry my DSLR in my top box in it's normal gear bag, but with a long trip coming up, I'd like it handy. Plus, I'll be carrying another lens too, a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-25-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,068
Posted By WoodButcher
Not a bad loop, but don't do it on the weekend. ...

Not a bad loop, but don't do it on the weekend. Lots of slow moving cars. Also, it is a public road through private land. So don't pull over off the pavement and don't get out and walk around. ...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-23-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,068
Posted By WoodButcher
What does she do? Someone here may have some...

What does she do? Someone here may have some sources. If you are seriously thinking of moving, also sign up on www.twtex.com. Decent central texas contingent there too.

And I didn't respond to...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-20-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,325
Posted By WoodButcher
I only recently moved from a 550 to a 590. I...

I only recently moved from a 550 to a 590. I kept the maps up to date and was quite happy with it. It is still my back up gps.

If the cost is under $100 then I'd be very tempted to fix it.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-19-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,672
Posted By WoodButcher
Good list. Last year they had places to refill...

Good list. Last year they had places to refill water bottles. So don't tossthe empties
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 02-25-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 19,143
Posted By WoodButcher
I'm probably in. Down to just the GSA now so I...

I'm probably in. Down to just the GSA now so I suspect I won't be doing the Challenge. :rofl
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