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Forum: Equipment 12-07-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 72,776
Posted By ChiefPilot
Just got mine last week. Way too cold for...

Just got mine last week.

Way too cold for camping so I set it up in the living room.

I am going to really like this tent next year!
Forum: Vendors 12-02-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,279
Posted By ChiefPilot
BDCW is a great place to deal with. If you...

BDCW is a great place to deal with.

If you have any issues, call or e mail them directly.

My recent buying experience was GREAT and if I ever need more things they carry, I'll be back as a...
Forum: Equipment 10-25-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 790
Posted By ChiefPilot
Glad to hear that as I am loving my C3 so far. ...

Glad to hear that as I am loving my C3 so far.

No problems yet and nice to know they will stand up for their products.
Forum: Vendors 09-30-2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 619
Views: 133,796
Posted By ChiefPilot
Another shameless plug for Pak-Meister products. ...

Another shameless plug for Pak-Meister products.

I just got back from a week in the Black Hills. Night time temps were in the low to mid 40s F. I was using my new Jungle Bag which is rated to...
Forum: Equipment 09-21-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,255
Posted By ChiefPilot
Snugpak for lightweight and durable. I'll be...

Snugpak for lightweight and durable. I'll be using my Snugpak Jungle Bag for the next week in the Black Hills!

Add a liner (fleece, silk or TC1) if temps might get colder.

I also use Wiggy's...
Forum: Vendors 09-16-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 16,550
Posted By ChiefPilot
I'm in. PM sent

I'm in.

PM sent
Forum: Vendors 09-14-2011, 02:54 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 133,796
Posted By ChiefPilot
I just picked up some gear from NeedForSpeed and...

I just picked up some gear from NeedForSpeed and I can say the process was VERY easy and shipping was very fast. Adv code worked when checking out with no problems.

I got some travel / camping...
Forum: Equipment 09-07-2011, 02:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,157
Posted By ChiefPilot
Had mine since 2005, still going strong and it...

Had mine since 2005, still going strong and it gets plenty of spring and fall use here in the northern frozen wasteland of this State.
Forum: Equipment 09-07-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,004
Posted By ChiefPilot
I'll use a Bead Rider under my Alaskan Sheepskin...

I'll use a Bead Rider under my Alaskan Sheepskin Pad when it's really hot out. I don't like the Bead Rider alone. Just not comfortable for me.

When it's cooler, it's the Alaskan Sheepskin.
Forum: Equipment 08-09-2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,783
Posted By ChiefPilot
Just a few thoughts from someone who has flown...

Just a few thoughts from someone who has flown many S&R missions for those lost in throughout our State in the remote woods or on the water:

PLB, PLB, PLB, oh and if you don't get it PLB. If you...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,840
Posted By ChiefPilot
That's GREAT!:clap Onlt hope I can still...

That's GREAT!:clap

Onlt hope I can still get on my machine at that age.....
Forum: Vendors 04-14-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,322
Posted By ChiefPilot
One for you and the other for the female...

One for you and the other for the female buffalo?????
Forum: Vendors 11-08-2010, 07:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,941
Posted By ChiefPilot
Hi Viz guy is the real deal. I picked up...

Hi Viz guy is the real deal.

I picked up the Hi Viz yellow Exo 900 helmet from him and WOW, need sunglasses to even look at this helmet.

Plus, the best price I could find on the web anywhere...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 501
Posted By ChiefPilot
I have te Mica Tech bags and the Mudsling on my...

I have te Mica Tech bags and the Mudsling on my 2006 R1200GS.

I had to trim the Mudsling slightly in one location to allow fitment around one side of the Mica Tech mounting bracket on the right...
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 100,699
Posted By ChiefPilot
One on order!

One on order!
Forum: Equipment 08-03-2009, 12:57 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 29,907
Posted By ChiefPilot
I bought one of these for my wife and she really...

I bought one of these for my wife and she really loves it.

She's never had a vented jacket and even though it has not been very warm yet, she's loving it. She did put a long sleeve UA loose fit...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-28-2009, 03:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 937
Posted By ChiefPilot
I like the idea of a second set of wheels &...

I like the idea of a second set of wheels & tires. They look good on her.

My GS has cast now, but I'd like the wires and some knobbies for a trip to AK next year. Don't think I'd get rid of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-28-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,509
Posted By ChiefPilot
We've got the same bikes in our garage (R1200GS...

We've got the same bikes in our garage (R1200GS and F650 Twin). They are great road bikes and even my wife enjoys riding on the gravel from time to time. Good thing since we live on a gravel 1 mile...
Forum: Equipment 07-22-2009, 12:14 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,001
Posted By ChiefPilot
I've been riding a new EXO 1000 for about 2...

I've been riding a new EXO 1000 for about 2 months now.

I really like this helmet.

I did replace the internal visor with the dark one and that works great with singlasses under it in bright...
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2009, 01:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,365
Posted By ChiefPilot
Apache/ATuffy Tents ...

Apache/ATuffy Tents

https://www.apachetents.com/secure/store/

I have one of the 3 man tents and use it for rallys, etc. Set up and take down are very easy and fast. It did take a few times to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2009, 10:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,293
Posted By ChiefPilot
Last August I moved to a new to me '06 GS from an...

Last August I moved to a new to me '06 GS from an '04 CLC.

Wow, what a difference.

I did like the Cruiser, but the GS has me putting on a lot more miles, just because it's so much fun to...
Forum: Vendors 07-04-2009, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,114
Posted By ChiefPilot
Got my large tent stakes on Friday. They...

Got my large tent stakes on Friday.

They will be the ticket for my tarp set up. Plenty long and STRONG.

Thanks Ernie.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-29-2009, 08:08 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 20,595
Posted By ChiefPilot
I had BMW Vario system bags on my '06 GS. They...

I had BMW Vario system bags on my '06 GS. They were replaced of this past winter with Micatechs.

LOVE the new Micatechs. Side loading these bags is not a problem and NOTHING falls out even when...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-29-2009, 08:02 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,765
Posted By ChiefPilot
Same set up on my '06 GS and it works GREAT. ...

Same set up on my '06 GS and it works GREAT. Turns with the throttle.

Makes application and disengagement easy. Plus, I like to leave it like stated elsewhere, not fully locked to throttle...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-10-2009, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 547
Posted By ChiefPilot
Great license plate. Some days I'm ready...

Great license plate.

Some days I'm ready for that one myself. Wife would say I am every day....
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2009, 06:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,320
Posted By ChiefPilot
That's what I did on a new to me '06 R1200GS last...

That's what I did on a new to me '06 R1200GS last summer that was obviously well cared for, 18k miles on it but new to me and the prior owner had done most maintenance himself.

I rode it a couple...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By ChiefPilot
You'll find that those who have actually had...

You'll find that those who have actually had dealings with Mark at CalSci know he's a stand up guy with a darn good product.

My R1200GS and my wife's F650GS (Twin) both have his screens on them. ...
Forum: Equipment 06-01-2009, 02:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,386
Posted By ChiefPilot
Just rode my new EXO-1000 helmet for a long...

Just rode my new EXO-1000 helmet for a long weekend and rally.

Same exact experience. Just got my darker tint sunshade and it is about as good as it gets now.
Forum: Vendors 05-22-2009, 09:44 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 134,623
Posted By ChiefPilot
Did you ever try the R1200GS mounting with...

Did you ever try the R1200GS mounting with Micatechs?

I'm looking at one in hand and don't see a good alternative so far.

Just curious.
Forum: Vendors 05-19-2009, 07:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,409
Posted By ChiefPilot
Gun Scrubber is another option for getting off...

Gun Scrubber is another option for getting off the yellow paint without damaging plastic.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2009, 03:40 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 11,314
Posted By ChiefPilot
Got my Michtechs over the winter and can't wait...

Got my Michtechs over the winter and can't wait to travel with them if the stinking snow and ice ever goes away.

It is really a matter of preference of top v. semi side loading. To each their...
Forum: Vendors 04-08-2009, 07:05 AM
Replies: 348
Views: 90,745
Posted By ChiefPilot
PP sent for 2 orange moose! Thanks.

PP sent for 2 orange moose!

Thanks.
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2009, 03:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,851
Posted By ChiefPilot
+1 on that. I went to a perscription pair...

+1 on that.

I went to a perscription pair of Wiley X sunglasses with bifocal (to read maps without changing glasses) to wear under my helmet. I like the foam liners to keep them from vibrating...
Forum: Vendors 04-06-2009, 08:32 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 134,623
Posted By ChiefPilot
I also forgot the code - oops! I ordered a...

I also forgot the code - oops!

I ordered a mount and would like to get the milled one - Is that possible?
Forum: Vendors 04-06-2009, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,205
Posted By ChiefPilot
+1 for 2HE I installed one of 2HE's units like...

+1 for 2HE
I installed one of 2HE's units like this on my '06 GS and it works great.:clap

Perfect place for some heated vest power. I wired it to my Centech power source.

Now i have to...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,547
Posted By ChiefPilot
Just got the Micatechs for my R1200GS. ...

Just got the Micatechs for my R1200GS.

Thought long and hard about them or the Jesses. Decided on the Micatech bags for the side opening feature.

You can't go wrong with either. I really...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,490
Posted By ChiefPilot
Shameless self-promotion here: I have a...

Shameless self-promotion here:

I have a heated Corbin for sale!
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 770
Posted By ChiefPilot
If you want to put it in BMWMOA and you guys are...

If you want to put it in BMWMOA and you guys are not members, send me a PM and I'll be happy to post it there for you.

All our best to your buddy.
Forum: Vendors 03-09-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 32,732
Posted By ChiefPilot
Do you carry the RAM Bracket for Garmin GXM-30...

Do you carry the RAM Bracket for Garmin GXM-30 antenna that fits between GPS cradle and mount? I didn't see it in your web store .

http://www.cyclegadgets.com/images/RAM-XM30BRK_thumb.jpg

I...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,771
Posted By ChiefPilot
Congrats. If i didn't know better, I'd...

Congrats.

If i didn't know better, I'd swear you took mine right out of my garage!:rofl
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