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Forum: Vendors 02-21-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 55,507
Posted By albany23
:) No, i am Romanian. That flag was a gift from a...

:) No, i am Romanian. That flag was a gift from a friend who lives in the Durban area, and right next to it i had my good friends Ionut and Ana, from www.intotheworld.eu , write the coordonates of...
Forum: Vendors 02-20-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 55,507
Posted By albany23
Right after i took this picture i realised i...

Right after i took this picture i realised i usually wear goggles in the summer, so the decal will be covered:( I guess this calls for an order of QuickStraps, then!:))...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-17-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,972
Posted By albany23
Btw, the finished texture is similar to the one...

Btw, the finished texture is similar to the one covering the air intakes. I know it's not the same material, but it feels the same.


" 'cause tramps like us,
Baby, we were born to run. "
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-17-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,972
Posted By albany23
No need for a new shield. This also happened when...

No need for a new shield. This also happened when i tried to paint only the inside. I took it later to a paint shop, and they used plastic primer and matte paint inside and out. Came out looking very...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-13-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,162
Posted By albany23
Good tip. Okay, so i managed to edit the...

Good tip.
Okay, so i managed to edit the tracks into routes, and sent them to my Zumo. Problem is, apart from one track that i actually recorded myself( and transformed into route), all the others...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-13-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,162
Posted By albany23
Thank you, Bruce! That is good advice, i will try...

Thank you, Bruce! That is good advice, i will try and figure it out.
I think that my choice of gps was wrong from the beginning. Mabye i should have bought a Garmin 62s? Or is that even more...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-12-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,162
Posted By albany23
Eh? Garmin Zumo 220 - HELP!

I know, i'm yellin', because this GPS is killing me...:)

Okay, so my problem is this: i try to add tracks/routes to the gps, and this is how i did it so far.

I used http://bikeroutetoaster.com...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-11-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,972
Posted By albany23
It looks great! That 's what i'm going for. By...

It looks great! That 's what i'm going for. By smoked, did you mean tinted as in car window tint? Darkest shade? Mabye on the inside? It looks perfect.
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-10-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,972
Posted By albany23
Tinted OEM screen

Anyone tried it? I have some Instagram buddies that either painted it or decalled it. Curious to see some up-close pics.
I was thinking of placing black matte decal on the inside, that way i can...
Forum: Equipment 02-08-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 804
Posted By albany23
Arai Tour X3 Helmet decals

Hi guys,
I own a black Arai Tour X3 Medium helmet, and it's all good looking, except its BLACK and boring. I am looking to spice it up a little, and was wondering if anyone saw any decal sets for...
Forum: Vendors 02-05-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 55,507
Posted By albany23
Hi Finn! Thanks again for the stickers! ...

Hi Finn!
Thanks again for the stickers!
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/02/06/nubygyna.jpg


" 'cause tramps like us,
Baby, we were born to run. "
Forum: Vendors 02-05-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 2,507
Views: 824,430
Posted By albany23
Just checkin' in. Proud to show off my new...

Just checkin' in. Proud to show off my new sticker!:) http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/02/06/9a4uzyru.jpg
Thank you, guys!


" 'cause tramps like us,
Baby, we were born to run. "
Forum: Vendors 01-20-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 55,507
Posted By albany23
Hi Fin! Big fan of your photography and an...

Hi Fin!

Big fan of your photography and an avid blog reader. From Romania. Where the RedBull Romaniacs is held. That's right. :)

I can paypal the amount, but i wanted to know if you can ship to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-10-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,832
Posted By albany23
I'm sorry, but it will not go away. I installed a...

I'm sorry, but it will not go away. I installed a fresh set and took the bike out for a 1500km ride. Lots of highway riding, then mountain passes and off-road.
I had a wobble and lots of vibration...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2012, 05:09 AM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,938,670
Posted By albany23
" 'cause tramps like us, Baby, we were born to...

" 'cause tramps like us,
Baby, we were born to run. "
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,938,670
Posted By albany23
Thanks, i know that. Ill just make those out of...

Thanks, i know that. Ill just make those out of sticker strips, silver with red shadows. I am interested to get a paint code.
Mihai


" 'cause tramps like us,
Baby, we were born to run. "
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,938,670
Posted By albany23
Hi guys, I am looking to fix the front fender...

Hi guys,
I am looking to fix the front fender on a '05 F650GS Dakar.It has the latest paint scheme, with the two silver lines covering the sides of the front fender.
Now, i need the paint code, to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-17-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,800
Posted By albany23
Hi David, I must say, i was impressed with...

Hi David,

I must say, i was impressed with my Givi's. RIding stony mountain trails, dropping the bike every half a mile because of the slippery gravel, and no scratches on the fairings. Just...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-25-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 312,795
Posted By albany23
http://img.tapatalk.com/6d64f2a0-0d56-216f.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/6d64f2a0-0d56-216f.jpg
http://img.tapatalk.com/6d64f2a0-0dc4-f189.jpg
http://img.tapatalk.com/6d64f2a0-0e28-c4ec.jpg
Please observe the nail!!!


" 'cause tramps like...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-25-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 312,795
Posted By albany23
Heidenau's? What sort of plan do the Germans have for us?

Just installed a pair of front/new 150 rear K60 Scouts. Also ordered new tubes, as the previous ones are 4 years old. For an extra 30 bucks, it seemed like a good deal, at the time.
First of all, i...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-14-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,458
Posted By albany23
Thanks guys, i 'benched' 600 kms today mostly on...

Thanks guys, i 'benched' 600 kms today mostly on perfect fresh pavement and it's still there. The vibe. Ill lower the psi tomorrow to see if there's an improvement. I also run a Arai Tour X3, but the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-13-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,458
Posted By albany23
And some pics:...

And some pics: http://img.tapatalk.com/6d64f2a0-a448-ffea.jpg
http://img.tapatalk.com/6d64f2a0-a461-063b.jpg
http://img.tapatalk.com/6d64f2a0-a489-8cbe.jpg


" 'cause tramps like us,
Baby, we...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-13-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,458
Posted By albany23
Heidenau K60 Scout - weird vibrations anyone?

Okay, got my pair of Heidenau K60 Scout tyres, 2012 DOT, fresh from the factory. 150 rear, btw.
They look road ready and they sure are. Also, they are pretty close to the TKC's as far as light...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-25-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,161
Posted By albany23
@Dave: Someine from Wolfman should contact you...

@Dave:
Someine from Wolfman should contact you and send free stickers or smth, because that is great marketing!:)) Seriously, i am sold. One question: will the Drings work on any type of rack? Mine...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-24-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,161
Posted By albany23
Hi Dave, First of all, nice bike!:) I see you...

Hi Dave,
First of all, nice bike!:) I see you went 'all off' (off-road,that is!), considering the TKC's.

I am all in on the whole soft luggage idea, and to add to your pro's, i can also mention...
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,938,670
Posted By albany23
Thanks, but we reside in Romania, Europe. Plus,...

Thanks, but we reside in Romania, Europe. Plus, we need it fixed in two weeks. The shock is fine, the spring has literally 'aged' after 75,000 kms, most of them in the Mongolian stepe. A new TT shock...
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2012, 01:20 AM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,938,670
Posted By albany23
Okay: homework. F650 GS Dakar, from 2000....

Okay: homework.
F650 GS Dakar, from 2000. 75,000kms. Back and forth from Romania to Mongolia. Aged rear shock absorber SPRING. It's the OEM shock absorber, from Showa. Can it be replaced? Budget is...
Forum: EMEA 05-19-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 751
Posted By albany23
Motorcycle Shops in Bilbao, Spain

Hi everyone!
I have a new riding buddy, he just bought his '05 F650GS Dakar and he needs equipment: helmet, gear, stuff like that. He is looking for Arai and Revit. Next week he will be in Bilbao,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-15-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 158,766
Posted By albany23
Very good point, noted. I'm glad i went for the...

Very good point, noted. I'm glad i went for the TT kit. I could hae chosen TrailTech, but risers say they're not fully waterproof. The TT ones were tried and tested by a friend of mine from Romania...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-15-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 158,766
Posted By albany23
My TT aux fog/fog kit: great performance, easy...

My TT aux fog/fog kit: great performance, easy installation, very good positioning. http://img.tapatalk.com/6da68026-2b1e-b3e4.jpg
http://img.tapatalk.com/6da68026-2b30-1fc6.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 05-15-2012, 04:06 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,760
Posted By albany23
:)) quite an insight!! Thanks! I have a feeling i...

:)) quite an insight!! Thanks! I have a feeling i won't go for silk in the summertime, as us men have a natural layer of 'silk', normal men, i mean! :)
But i'll give the pants a go. They sound like...
Forum: Equipment 05-14-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,760
Posted By albany23
So... they WILL go OVER a pair of MX boots? My...

So... they WILL go OVER a pair of MX boots? My dealer has the last pair in stock, Summer 3, actually, and i want to order them tomorrow.
Thanks!
Mihai
Forum: Equipment 05-13-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,760
Posted By albany23
Okay, i tried them on at the dealer, but i want...

Okay, i tried them on at the dealer, but i want to know if i can wear them OVER my GS Pro boots. Those things are huge. My pant size is L with the Summer 2's.
I have many pairs of pants but these...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-03-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,089
Posted By albany23
Hi! I have an oil loss right around the gasket....

Hi!
I have an oil loss right around the gasket. I have to replace it now, but i was wondering if i need anything else except the gasket? I mean screws or any other gasket? My bike only has 10,000...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,938,670
Posted By albany23
Turn signals - will F800GS signals work ?

My brother has a Dakar '07, and i have a F800GS. I want to switch from regular to LED signals, but i was wondering if i can install the old ones on the Dakar? If not, what are his options? The...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-10-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,567
Posted By albany23
F800GS turn signals - will they work on a F650GS Dakar '07?

My brother has a Dakar 07 and i have a F800GS. I want to order the LED signals from BMW, but i was wondering if anyone tried to install the old ones on a Dakar/F650 standard. Bikes are 300 kms apart....
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-06-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,514
Posted By albany23
Thanks, all you guys. I will wire it directly...

Thanks, all you guys.
I will wire it directly to the battery, just like the Garmin booklet states.
Now, i have a TT order coming up for a set of fog/fog driving lights.
Things should get...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-05-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,514
Posted By albany23
Battery issues: no love at all.

Okay. F800GS 2008, 10,000kms on the clock, brand new Yuasa battery. Warm garage winter storage. I just installed the BMW service plug to set up my Zumo 220. The Zumo manual clearly states that the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-27-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 158,766
Posted By albany23
Hi! Best paint job for the F800GS!!! Is this...

Hi!

Best paint job for the F800GS!!! Is this the Trophy version?
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-27-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 158,766
Posted By albany23
Nice spot! I was thinking about the same thing! I...

Nice spot! I was thinking about the same thing! I have the same bars.
Can you send some more pics with the lights off? Thanks,
Mihai
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