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Forum: Road warriors 03-29-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 36,220
Posted By Geezerider
http://jerrypbrown.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Concour...

http://jerrypbrown.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Concours/i-SfdXszn/0/L/sadlerscreek-L.jpg

2006
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-02-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,648
Posted By Geezerider
I use a lighter->USB adapter in the car and it...

I use a lighter->USB adapter in the car and it barely keeps pace, even when I run on one CPU and dim screen. If I plug it in with 50% battery showing, after a couple hours on the road I am still at...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-02-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,648
Posted By Geezerider
Have you run power to it? If not, how long does...

Have you run power to it? If not, how long does the battery last with GPS on and a Nav app loaded?

I have one also but find that my Nav app (CoPilot) is a bit cumbersome to mess with. I also...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-23-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 820
Posted By Geezerider
Best Quest websit (http://www.elsinga.net/quest)e...

Best Quest websit (http://www.elsinga.net/quest)e I know of.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-23-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 538
Posted By Geezerider
I use the same chargers with both my quest and...

I use the same chargers with both my quest and quest 2. It seems to work fine and I honestly don't know which charger came with which device. FWIW, they use the same battery.

edit-> Just checked...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-29-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,951
Posted By Geezerider
MyMaps->Manage Maps->Download->option 2 Or...

MyMaps->Manage Maps->Download->option 2

Or you can use Mapinstall. I contacted Garmin support about how awful their auto update utility was and they suggested that approach. It works well for my...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-12-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,951
Posted By Geezerider
Thanks for the good advice. My Quest 2 was a...

Thanks for the good advice. My Quest 2 was a brick until I tried it this way.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-10-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 947
Posted By Geezerider
I finally got it to load on my Quest 2 but only...

I finally got it to load on my Quest 2 but only the SE US portion. East and NE both would fail to load routing info. After two tries it also loaded into my 2730.

I hope these two devices have...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-03-2012, 06:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 947
Posted By Geezerider
Anyone having trouble with 2012.40?

It won't load correctly in my Quest 2 or 2730. In the Quest the East region loads without routing information, Southeast region locks up while transferring. The lower 48 hung up going into my 2730....
Forum: Equipment 03-11-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 21,462
Posted By Geezerider
Blauer motorcycle officer's jacket. ...

Blauer motorcycle officer's jacket. Waterproof/windproof and very visible. I use it for rain gear and as a cold weather outer shell. Otherwise I use a Fieldsheer hi-vis milspec vest....
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-11-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,612
Posted By Geezerider
Nice photography. As a fellow Sand Lapper I'm...

Nice photography. As a fellow Sand Lapper I'm looking forward to more!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-09-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 568
Views: 154,052
Posted By Geezerider
They make scooters too ya know.... My...

They make scooters too ya know....

My Burgman 650: SC to AK


http://jerrypbrown.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Alaska-trip-2008/DSCN0373-1/708165430_BhQvs-L.jpg
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Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-08-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,522
Posted By Geezerider
Inside a Garmin 2720

Look for a thread titled "Inside a Garmin Streetpilot 2720" I fixed my 2730 following the directions, the 2820 is the same layout. Crud builds up between the screen seal and the screen. You have...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-01-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 498
Posted By Geezerider
TomTom navigation data used by Police...

...helping the Dutch to set up speed traps. Oops! (http://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/2046487/tomtom-admits-navigation-police-speed-traps)

FWIW: They say "it won't happen again" but...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-22-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,173
Posted By Geezerider
Quest 2 and 2730 without XM radio. I primarily...

Quest 2 and 2730 without XM radio. I primarily ride rural highways when touring.

The 2730 is my primary due to screen size. The Quest 2 is actually my favorite but the screen is just a wee bit...
Forum: Ride reports 10-25-2010, 08:06 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 229,211
Posted By Geezerider
Peace and a pleasant life to you Verm. Thanks...

Peace and a pleasant life to you Verm. Thanks for sharing your insights!
Forum: Ride reports 09-03-2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 229,211
Posted By Geezerider
All GJ did was ruminate on what he had read and...

All GJ did was ruminate on what he had read and apply his own take on it. It sure didn't ruin it for me. What ruined it for me was the anger directed at such a minor act. Rather like what Verm had...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-10-2010, 06:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,062
Posted By Geezerider
If you're going to get a non-waterproof GPS,...

If you're going to get a non-waterproof GPS, Amazon is selling new 855's, shipped for $137.54.

You can always turn off voice recognition when you use it on the bike.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-24-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,127
Posted By Geezerider
I plugged in an external to mine. I think it was...

I plugged in an external to mine. I think it was about $20 on Ebay, shipped. Works better than stock. It has a magnetic base and came with a spiffy little metal shelf about 4 square inches that...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,105
Posted By Geezerider
+1 Wore mine to AK over a mesh jacket. ...

+1

Wore mine to AK over a mesh jacket. Never passed a drop in 10 straight days of rain.
http://jerrypbrown.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Alaska-trip-2008/DSCN0373/437191635_EskGA-M-2.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-07-2010, 11:58 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,220
Posted By Geezerider
Remember, I-385 northbound is closed for 15 miles...

Remember, I-385 northbound is closed for 15 miles starting at the intersection w/ I-26 near Clinton.

I'm passing on the show this year. I won't go unless I ride and I ain't riding in this cold. ...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-31-2009, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7,202
Views: 376,712
Posted By Geezerider
Congratulations Gerald. She's a keeper!

Congratulations Gerald. She's a keeper!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-30-2009, 06:50 AM
Replies: 7,202
Views: 376,712
Posted By Geezerider
Fixst:1drink

Fixst:1drink
Forum: Ride reports 12-29-2009, 11:18 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 229,211
Posted By Geezerider
In the '40's the Andrews Sisters recorded...

In the '40's the Andrews Sisters recorded "Civilization Bongo" with Danny Kay. Prescient:

So bongo, bongo, bongo, he don't wanna leave the Congo, oh no no no no no
Bingo, bangle, bungle, he's...
Forum: Battle scooters 12-28-2009, 07:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,098
Posted By Geezerider
I've gone off road with my Burg 650 also. The...

I've gone off road with my Burg 650 also. The problem with a 15" front is that you catch ruts more easily. Not to mention the fact that the lower tupperware is dangerously closet to the rocks and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-22-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,220
Posted By Geezerider
A couple years ago I went to the demo rides at...

A couple years ago I went to the demo rides at MB's Black Biker Week. Kawasaki and Yamaha had their entire line open for rides at Red Line Powersports. Big sign said "Proper Gear Required." Given...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-22-2009, 12:40 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,220
Posted By Geezerider
Penciled in for the 9th. Riding.

Penciled in for the 9th. Riding.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-20-2009, 02:11 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,947
Posted By Geezerider
Good meeting you Ryan. Nowadays a scooter is...

Good meeting you Ryan. Nowadays a scooter is just an adventure bike with extra Tupperware, some of which I left on an NFS road :D I'm the low mileage rider of the troika, Rick and Gdawg are the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-16-2009, 06:59 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,947
Posted By Geezerider
I may have to break out the heated gear for this...

I may have to break out the heated gear for this one...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-10-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7,202
Views: 376,712
Posted By Geezerider
For GDawg ...

For GDawg

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_BrqgngbK2uM/SyFnWgw1CZI/AAAAAAAABEs/HzRURzyRi64/s320/photo-746012.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-23-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,947
Posted By Geezerider
From Gerald

Anybody care to identify this motley crue?
http://jerrypbrown.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Alaska-trip-2008/ADVCola/721733195_NrBUz-X3-1.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-22-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,947
Posted By Geezerider
Its been a lllooonnnggg weekend. Still loopy...

Its been a lllooonnnggg weekend. Still loopy from the meds...:norton
Forum: Old's Cool 11-22-2009, 02:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,812
Posted By Geezerider
If he sells it he's a genius, if not it didn't...

If he sells it he's a genius, if not it didn't cost much to try...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-21-2009, 06:07 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,947
Posted By Geezerider
:deal

:deal
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-21-2009, 03:37 AM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,947
Posted By Geezerider
I'm out. Swine Flu :cry

I'm out. Swine Flu :cry
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-17-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 39,947
Posted By Geezerider
I'll be there.

I'll be there.
Forum: Ride reports 10-31-2009, 08:22 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,702
Posted By Geezerider
Thanks Edmond! Jerry

Thanks Edmond!

Jerry
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2009, 06:52 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,702
Posted By Geezerider
This was taken in Tokyo in '60. I'm the kid in...

This was taken in Tokyo in '60. I'm the kid in the middle:D. The Gentleman two places to my right was a physician in the Imperial Palace. Dad say's he was the Emperor's personal Doc. Could have...
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2009, 07:21 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,702
Posted By Geezerider
I stayed in the Fujiyah Hotel in 1960-1961 (I was...

I stayed in the Fujiyah Hotel in 1960-1961 (I was 11ish at the time). I didn't see my picture there...

I lived in Japan for three years and love it. You are ressurecting old memories.
Forum: Ride reports 10-28-2009, 02:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,702
Posted By Geezerider
Wonderful shots! Thanks for sharing.

Wonderful shots! Thanks for sharing.
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