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Forum: Equipment 07-02-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 475
Posted By Offcamber
I used 3M 5200 marine sealant. Super tough and...

I used 3M 5200 marine sealant. Super tough and waterproof even comes in black. I filled the gap with it....clamped it shut using a block of wood on the inside...let it set for 7 days....yes 7 days...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 06-23-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
This may have already been reported and fixed. I...

This may have already been reported and fixed. I think I am one update behind.

On my recent trip a bug cropped up about 80% of the time if I wanted to add a destination into a route I was...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 06-23-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 580
Posted By Offcamber
I just lay it face down when its plugged in. ...

I just lay it face down when its plugged in.

I thought the USB connector on the MC Mount is just for powering other devices.
Forum: Americas 06-03-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,351
Posted By Offcamber
This was my thinking as well, plus with the Ferry...

This was my thinking as well, plus with the Ferry running over night you are basically gaining a day. I am leaving Friday night and will be in Yarmouth 9 am the next morning....if I had left from...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-03-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,327
Posted By Offcamber
Every bike I have sold I stripped off all the...

Every bike I have sold I stripped off all the Farkles and sold them. You don't get anything for them when you leave them on the bike....This is why I always keep all my stock parts in bags labeled...
Forum: Americas 05-27-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,351
Posted By Offcamber
If you are in New Hampshire....YES! can't speak...

If you are in New Hampshire....YES! can't speak to NS
Forum: Vendors 05-18-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By Offcamber
Good Luck!

Good Luck!
Forum: Americas 05-12-2015, 04:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By Offcamber
Thanks looks like a decent place....

Thanks looks like a decent place....
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-12-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 616,182
Posted By Offcamber
Not a fly around that day....depends where you...

Not a fly around that day....depends where you stop.

Who says it interferes??? :evil
Forum: Americas 05-08-2015, 03:41 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,351
Posted By Offcamber
What day are you taking the Ferry from Portland....

What day are you taking the Ferry from Portland. I am booked on Friday June 12th. I'm stopping in Halifax for two nights then on to Cape Breton.

I have traveled the Bar Harbor area alot.....very...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 05-08-2015, 03:29 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,416
Posted By Offcamber
I run a Surface Pro 3 (W 8.1) and it runs...

I run a Surface Pro 3 (W 8.1) and it runs Basecamp as well as my desktop. The new Surface 3 should run it fine as well but perhaps a bit slower.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-07-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 616,182
Posted By Offcamber
This is the views I get on my commute.....nice to...

This is the views I get on my commute.....nice to live on the country...


http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q10/tjrenegade/20150507_065431_zps6ni36fm5.jpg
Forum: Americas 05-07-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By Offcamber
Thanks for the tips guys, I may swing closer to...

Thanks for the tips guys, I may swing closer to the coast so I guess I'll wing it. I am armed with my AAA travel guide and whatever's listed in my Garmin :lol3

My trip is scheduled for mid June so...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-07-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 39,967
Views: 10,702,034
Posted By Offcamber
Nice looking Versys.....I miss my 09 some days...

Nice looking Versys.....I miss my 09 some days...
Forum: Equipment 05-07-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 34,191
Posted By Offcamber
I'm sorry to say I have given up on this device...

I'm sorry to say I have given up on this device becoming reliable as a dashcam. It clearly has a heat issue that is not easily resolved. To make it work in its current configuration you will need to...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 05-06-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
Same issue with polarized sunglasses. That's just...

Same issue with polarized sunglasses. That's just the nature of LCD screens. I agree it we be nice if it was brighter.
Forum: Americas 05-06-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By Offcamber
I realize that, I was looking for suggestions on...

I realize that, I was looking for suggestions on safe, clean place....maybe the whole area is okay....I don't really know.

I have had a few bad experience where I picked a place off Google maps,...
Forum: Americas 05-06-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By Offcamber
Best place to stop in New Brunswick or northern ME

The second to last leg of my trip I will be going from Inverness on Cape Breton to Dexter ME. I could do it in one day but its way over my average daily mileage 907K (563 miles) So I am trying to...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-05-2015, 04:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By Offcamber
I guess no one had an opinion..lol Well I...

I guess no one had an opinion..lol

Well I went with the Explorer because I got it for almost the same price as the SE. However for me I don't see a big advantage for the extra $80.
Forum: Vendors 05-05-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 526
Views: 87,847
Posted By Offcamber
Thanks for the discount on the Delorme InReach!

Thanks for the discount on the Delorme InReach!
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 05-05-2015, 04:07 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
I'm just guessing on this....but create a route...

I'm just guessing on this....but create a route in Basecamp from home to work. Set the via points at the turns...then open the route info and select do not "announce" for each point. This should...
Forum: Equipment 05-02-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 34,191
Posted By Offcamber
I could do that but what happens when it rains...?

I could do that but what happens when it rains...?
Forum: Equipment 05-02-2015, 04:17 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 34,191
Posted By Offcamber
Thanks for the information. I'll have to rig up a...

Thanks for the information. I'll have to rig up a cooling system. The temp reading was static on the bike int eh tank bag. The bike was parked in a garage without the engine running and it hit the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-02-2015, 03:56 AM
Replies: 1,061
Views: 297,214
Posted By Offcamber
Delorme InReach Explorer

GPSCity.com has the Delorme InReach Explorer for $349. Cheapest I've seen it.

https://www.gpscity.com/delorme-inreach-explorer.html
Forum: Equipment 05-01-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 34,191
Posted By Offcamber
So I had a chance to measure the temp. In the...

So I had a chance to measure the temp. In the running in the tank bag at about 60F ambient outside temperature. The unit was operating at about 120 degrees Fahrenheit. I am sure it was getting a lot...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-30-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By Offcamber
InReach Se or Explorer?

I am almost ready to pull the trigger on a Delorme InReach. I am trying to decide if the explorer is worth the extra money. I have a Zumo on my bike and a Montana for hiking and dual-sport riding, so...
Forum: Equipment 04-30-2015, 05:08 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 34,191
Posted By Offcamber
The weather finally broke enough to ride some...

The weather finally broke enough to ride some more and test things a bit. I moved the recorder from under my seat to my tank bag. Even on my short 8 mile commute I noticed the recorder gets very warm...
Forum: Equipment 04-30-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,895
Posted By Offcamber
I was just going to post this.... I love...

I was just going to post this....

I love this french press. Compact and includes a nice insulated mug!!

I have been meaning to try the Starbucks packets but my press really doesn't take up a...
Forum: Americas 04-30-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,429
Posted By Offcamber
I don't like to camp alone.....no real reason...

I don't like to camp alone.....no real reason other than boredom. I love to camp with a group of friends sharing meals, fire....adult beverage etc. When I travel solo I like the luxury of a...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 04-30-2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
Have you tried loading music on the Zumo? If you...

Have you tried loading music on the Zumo? If you can hear music that's playing from the Zumo I would say the issue is with the phone software, its not communicating correctly with the Zumo. The...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 04-30-2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,176
Posted By Offcamber
My first throught...

My first throught...
Forum: Trip Planning 04-28-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 439
Posted By Offcamber
Recommendations on Power transformers

Taking a trip to Nova Scotia and the ferry from Portland ME to Yarmouth NS has only 220V power available. I need either 12VDC or 110AC to run my CPAP machine.

Any recommendations on a light...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 04-27-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
I have a Sena SHM10 its the third BT headset I've...

I have a Sena SHM10 its the third BT headset I've owned and by far the best and most reliable. When I upgrade or replace it I will be going with another Sena....
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 04-22-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
Well since this thread is about the 590 and not...

Well since this thread is about the 590 and not phone based navigation I think we need to get back on topic.
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 04-22-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
Agreed, there are many reasons I don't like using...

Agreed, there are many reasons I don't like using the phone as a GPS...
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,072
Posted By Offcamber
I have both...the Sidi's first, just bought the...

I have both...the Sidi's first, just bought the Forma's to replace them....

True they give more protection than the Forma...your call whether that's necessary or not.

The Sidi's squeaked which...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 04-22-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
Regardless of the reason the phone was clearly...

Regardless of the reason the phone was clearly getting very hot which is not good for electronics. I can't imagine what would cause it to get hot other than the processor working hard. Same thing...
Forum: Americas 04-22-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,755
Posted By Offcamber
I love my KLR but I don't like spending anytime...

I love my KLR but I don't like spending anytime on it on the highway....

Vstrom may be the way to go....much better highway performance and a touch of off-road capability.

I'd add that a...
Forum: Mapping & Navigation 04-22-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 203,988
Posted By Offcamber
I think there is more to it than just "what...

I think there is more to it than just "what people want" I'd bet Garmin is factoring in screen refresh rates, processor speed etc. I use to use an older smartphone for nav and even though it was...
Forum: Equipment 04-21-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,093
Posted By Offcamber
Thats about my level and I am very happy with the...

Thats about my level and I am very happy with the Formas.....very comfortable boot.
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