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Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-08-2015, 06:39 AM
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Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
I put the metrguide cd in opened with mapsource,...

I put the metrguide cd in opened with mapsource, highlited all the tiles for the US and transferred them to the unit. How would I uninstall them?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-08-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
78

Countdown, Thanks for the tips on setting up the 78 on your website. Now,one more dumb question. I loaded an older metroguide map to the memory of my unit, not the card. How do I take it off?
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Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,175
Posted By deputygene
Both bikes were prepped well, prior to the trip. ...

Both bikes were prepped well, prior to the trip.
The only problem we had was one flat tire due to a nail.
Colorado again...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-06-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
Ok, I thought I had the same cards in my...

Ok, I thought I had the same cards in my different 78's but one is a little older. The 12 CN does show all categories, the older card does not, but I found a way to search for campgrounds anyway....
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-06-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
78

Ok, I found one way to do it. Go to find, then all points of interest, then hit menu, then spell search and type in camp ground.

I should still be able to expand my categories under lodging, and...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-06-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
I was wrong on how to do that, since I have sold...

I was wrong on how to do that, since I have sold my 60 csx I had to ask my buddy how again. His response;

Hit FIND, then LODGING
With the LODGING page open hit MENU
The three choices that come...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,175
Posted By deputygene
Agree, had an XRL 650, didn't like much, now have...

Agree, had an XRL 650, didn't like much, now have a DR 650.
My riding buddy did just fine with knobs on the SM wheels.
...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-05-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
78

No, I have city Nav 12 loaded on a card in the device. The campgrounds are some of the poi's on that card. I was just hoping I could hit find, then lodging, then further break it down to show...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-05-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
map 78

probably a dumb question, but I couldn't find an answer in the manual. I have a map 78 unit and want it to display campgrounds. On my old 60 csx, I would hit find, then lodging, then lodging again...
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,175
Posted By deputygene
DRZ and DR, both good bikes! I rode part of the...

DRZ and DR, both good bikes! I rode part of the TAT last year on a DR 650, my riding partner was on a DRZ 400 SM. He didn't switch wheels, just put Shinko knobs. His rear wore out kinda quick, but he...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-08-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1,360
Views: 751,844
Posted By deputygene
a few I like

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/TAT%20Adventure%202014/084_zps839344f7.jpg

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/TAT%20Adventure%202014/day6and7038_zps83dcc34b.jpg...
Forum: Hacks 02-07-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3,129
Views: 572,024
Posted By deputygene
:rofl :rofl:clap:rofl

:rofl

:rofl:clap:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 9,416
Views: 1,393,145
Posted By deputygene
Yeah, me too. The seat is actually comfortable...

Yeah, me too. The seat is actually comfortable too. I think I liked the Gold Rims best.
Put a new shifter on today, still miss shifts after the bike is warmed up. Shifts great when just started up....
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 9,416
Views: 1,393,145
Posted By deputygene
Gonna try the thicker oil. I am happy to say that...

Gonna try the thicker oil. I am happy to say that the carb seems to have settled down some. The carb was a mess when I got the bike, the pilot jet was clogged, so the dummy previous owner bent the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-26-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 8,400
Posted By deputygene
ride report

Great report, looks like a fun ride. I haven't downloaded the tracks yet, but does this go near Corydon or Levinworth?
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,296
Posted By deputygene
Same here, I have a DR 650 and a DL (V Strom)...

Same here, I have a DR 650 and a DL (V Strom) 650. If just dirt roads, the Strom will be fine, put a bash plate on it. Sounds like you will put on a lot of miles and the Strom is legendary reliable...
Forum: Thumpers 01-10-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 9,416
Views: 1,393,145
Posted By deputygene
Don't know about the increase in power, this one...

Don't know about the increase in power, this one seems pretty peppy. I am having issues with it being hard to shift, 1st to 2nd often results in neutral, then another up shift gives the desired gear....
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 88,363
Posted By deputygene
Hancock was crazy tough! I know right where you...

Hancock was crazy tough! I know right where you turned around cause I dumped it here hitting one of those basketball sized rocks...
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 9,416
Views: 1,393,145
Posted By deputygene
yeah, don't look changed much ...

yeah, don't look changed much
http://www.suzukicycles.org/photos/SP/SP125-200-brochures/1987_SP125-200_sales4_900.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9,416
Views: 1,393,145
Posted By deputygene
Sp 200

Just picked up an 88 SP200 for my daughter who had outgrown her beloved XR80. Decent looking bike, needed a carb cleaning and a few adjustments, but seems to run pretty well now. Slightly hard...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1,310
Views: 303,436
Posted By deputygene
My shortypants wife does well on her lowered DR...

My shortypants wife does well on her lowered DR 650
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/Blue%20ridge%20trip/HPIM0621.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-01-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9,527
Views: 3,812,691
Posted By deputygene
Love all the Strom pics. Here are a couple of...

Love all the Strom pics. Here are a couple of ours.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/Motorcycles/HPIM1313_zpse4bbd989.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2014, 09:43 PM
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Views: 427,742
Posted By deputygene
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/...

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/blue%20ridge%20trail%20II/136_zps8e11c2ae.jpg
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/TAT%20Adventure%202014/day6and7056_zps71379953.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 12-19-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 99,310
Posted By deputygene
epic

Great ride report guys, update it at your own pace and enjoy your epic trip. You'll remember this trip forever.
Forum: Trip Planning 12-12-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 64,571
Posted By deputygene
easy one

This is an easy one that I like. Ingredients can be found at any grocery store.

2 can french cut, or reg green beens
1 can potatoes (can use whole potatos, takes longer to cook)
1 onion,...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-30-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 28,337
Posted By deputygene
wee

I have the 12 Adventure model. Love it also, just a fantastic all round bike.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/Motorcycles/HPIM1315_zps19e2ab7b.jpg
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-30-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 28,337
Posted By deputygene
How do you like your WEE Adventure?

How do you like your WEE Adventure?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-29-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 28,337
Posted By deputygene
I like my WEE, but with a lot of city stop and...

I like my WEE, but with a lot of city stop and go, the NC700X with auto trans might be your ticket. Gas mileage on those things is super impressive. that said, I get 50mpg all the time, 55 easy...
Forum: Ride reports 11-28-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,599
Posted By deputygene
You mean this...

You mean this crossing?http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c206/deputygene/TAT%20Adventure%202014/091_zps433a2220.jpg

Carrying to much speed over the rise I couldn't slow down enough and slammed my...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-28-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 28,337
Posted By deputygene
I bought a new WEE in 2012, but I was interested...

I bought a new WEE in 2012, but I was interested in three bikes. Tiger 800, 650 WEE Adventure, and NC 700. Test rode a wee at a dealer wh also had an NC 700. Asked him about it. He said I could ride...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-28-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,405
Posted By deputygene
Here is your luggage solution (not my add)...

Here is your luggage solution (not my add) $300.00.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1026493

Offer $2700 for the V and your good. Ride the crap out of it.
Yes, I would change...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-16-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1,674
Views: 194,664
Posted By deputygene
2nd BRT attempt

Just got back from our ride on the BRT. Got the files from EC a year or so ago, went on an attempt with a buddy, but a stomache virus cut that trip short. Had planned 5 days this time, but one of our...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-22-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,777
Posted By deputygene
Wee

Another vote for the Wee. I bought my wife a prestine 04 model at a very KLR price. Cheap KLR at that. I don't have a KLR, but do have a DR 650, which I like very much, but long rides on roads = V...
Forum: Ride reports 09-15-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 99,310
Posted By deputygene
That's funny right there!:lol3

That's funny right there!:lol3
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-15-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
The track was blue in Mapsource, white on the...

The track was blue in Mapsource, white on the GPS. All is good though, opened up Basecamp, did the update that came up, then opened the tracks in Basecamp. Transferred to GPS the same color!
...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-14-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
Ok, have basecamp loaded too, just like mapsource...

Ok, have basecamp loaded too, just like mapsource a little better. Will try to transfer the tracks using basecamp.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-14-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
It is the blue ridge trail files. connector...

It is the blue ridge trail files. connector tracks are yellow, main tracks are green, i think difficult sections are red. Would like to maintain those colors. there are some 40 track files, so it...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-14-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
This link shows how to convert kml files to gpx....

This link shows how to convert kml files to gpx. Pretty good info for how to make tracks follow a road in google earth, then converting to use in mapsource.
...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-13-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
gps tracks

Been playing with my gps today. Laid out a track in google, converted the KML file into a GPX file, then imported it into mapsource. Loaded it into my GPS and went for a ride. Worked out pretty good,...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-08-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 119,169
Posted By deputygene
Loaded the metroguide this morning and put CN...

Loaded the metroguide this morning and put CN chip back in. Both mapsets show on the device! Thanks for the help!!

How does the unit work if both mapsets are enabled? I figure I need to turn...
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