ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 196
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Budman
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 185
Posted By Budman
Bike Night

Just a bump to remind everyone that tomorrow night is Bike Night at Denver Defense.

Hope to see several inmates there.

Bud
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-28-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 185
Posted By Budman
Talking Bike Night

Next Tuesday night on May the 5th will be Bike Night at Denver Defense in Denver NC. 1417 Highway 16 Business. There will be a band and BBQ. Range time is greatly reduced as well as rentals and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-25-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 294,877
Posted By Budman
Flat Track

Hot Damn, there hasn't been a flat track race at the speedway in a long time. I think the last was years ago when my kids were small. I went to the National Motorcycle Museum a couple years ago and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-08-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 294,877
Posted By Budman
Bike Night

It appears that I will have the opportunity to manage a firearm range and gun shop here in my home of Denver NC. Its called Denver Defense. I have suggested to the owners that we have a bike night...
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Gave it a try.

Well Damn!

I did exactly as you suggested and it seems to work fine.The runnout is good and it seems to be strong.

Thank you very much!

Bud

:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Peg Lowers

Suburban says the extension is needed because of the length needed to move the shifter down approximately half and inch.

I have the bar risers and tool on order so this DVD should be very...
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Peg Lowering Kit

So I called the very nice people at Suburban machinery today about the shifter on my 2014 RT and their peg lowering kit. I need the shifter to be lowered about half an inch. Seems that you must use...
Forum: Road warriors 04-02-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Suburban Machinery Peg Lowering Kit

Does anyone have any information about moving the shifter on a 2014 R1200RT? Ive looked around and cant seem to find any instructions. Ive installed the lowering kit but after the ride the other day...
Forum: Road warriors 04-01-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Back from the Gap

420 miles round trip to the Gap today. Great weather. Not too many bikes at the resort. Met a really nice couple from Pa. They had been riding all week in the area.
The VStream worked well just as...
Forum: Road warriors 03-31-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Windshield

Im headed to Deals Gap tomorrow. Its about 7 hours round trip. Ill have a better idea about the new Vstream and Suburban machinery peg lowers by the time I get back.

Its going to be 71 and sunny...
Forum: Road warriors 03-31-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
vStream

I only have about 110 miles on the 2014 but have several thousand on other RTs, and a GTL. I've always been impressed with the VStream.

Its going to be beautiful here in NC tomorrow so I'm off...
Forum: Road warriors 03-26-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Hands?

Not trying to be argumentative here but Ive never had an issue with wind on my hands on an RT. Ive had a VStream on RTs GTLs and now on my 2014 RTW. Installed it last night and gave it a little test...
Forum: Road warriors 03-25-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Two UP

Sounds like you do a lot of two up riding like Ann and I do. You might want to try a VStream windshield, made a big difference for us on all our other RTs. I have one on order for the new one....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-16-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,415
Posted By Budman
Back

Nice to have you back.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-15-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,415
Posted By Budman
Bar Risers.

I think that Id like to install bar risers on my 2014 RT at this event. My son and grandchildren live in Alexandria so I can kill two birds with one stone. Just have to order the risers and tool for...
Forum: Trip Planning 02-12-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,406
Posted By Budman
Sleeping Bag

I did you the sleeping bag a couple times. I did not stay in luxurious accommodations in Alaska and felt more comfortable ON the sheets as opposed to IN the sheets.

In one place I was pretty close...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-11-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,415
Posted By Budman
Eek Pm

Just sent Jim a PM. Will he get it even if he is in banned camp? Im not sure how this stuff works.
Forum: Trip Planning 02-09-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,406
Posted By Budman
Tent???

When I went to Alaska I took a tent and sleeping bag and ground tarp that I never used but was glad I had it. I also had two quarts of water and two MREs that were never used but I was glad I had...
Forum: Trip Planning 02-07-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,383
Posted By Budman
Make a Plan

If you are planning on going to National Parks and staying there make reservations now. Ann and I are going out west this summer and have found many places all booked up.
I simply asked her what...
Forum: Road warriors 01-25-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 254,719
Posted By Budman
CLP Oil

I broke off a small bracket on the right side of the bike. You know one of the plastic nipple in the o ring pieces. The panel would have been $248 to replace so I did what Jim suggested and super...
Forum: Road warriors 01-22-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 254,719
Posted By Budman
Wolfman Bag

It attaches with straps on the front and back. Im probably going to do away with the straps in the back and use Velcro on the lower section. I tried to post a picture but was not successful. Send me...
Forum: Road warriors 01-21-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 254,719
Posted By Budman
Tank Bag

My new Wolfman Ranier tank bag was delivered today from Revzilla. It was very easy to install and holds a bunch. The map pocket is a bit smaller than my Touratech but not by much. The Touratech Flat...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-18-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,286
Posted By Budman
Pisgah Inn

Be sure ti have a meal at the Pisgah Inn. Trout is very good and fresh. I think they open in April.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-15-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 294,877
Posted By Budman
Was it YOU?

Did you come in on the Brookshire Freeway this morning? Saw a yellow bike headed south, looked at the temp gauge in the car...32. Thought Damn I hope he doesnt hit any black ice!
Forum: Road warriors 12-30-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 254,719
Posted By Budman
Handle Bar Risers

Has anyone with a 2014 used the Ilum Works handle bar riser? How do you like it, it just looks a little funky in the pictures that I have seen. Is there an alternative? I cant find one.

Thanks,
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-29-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 294,877
Posted By Budman
Parking

Where are you trying to park uptown? There are some places that bike friendly. What are you trying to be near?

Bud
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 254,719
Posted By Budman
Farkles

Ive not been able to put any more miles on mine because of weather and work. I have been looking at what I want to add before Ann and I head out west this summer. Ive decided on a couple of must...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 254,719
Posted By Budman
Talking Got mine today!

I picked up mine at Eurosport of Asheville today. What a great bunch of guys to do business with. Cold and rainy today but that didnt deter my picking it up. Im not sure about the windshield, Im used...
Forum: Road warriors 12-05-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 254,719
Posted By Budman
Pick it up Tuesday

I am picking up my 2014 on Tuesday in Asheville. Im pretty pumped. This is not a by back bike. It is a late 2014 that was taken care of at the factory. Im not concerned about any issues with the 2014...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-14-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 294,877
Posted By Budman
On Any Sunday

I thought the movie was pretty good. Ann on the other hand fell asleep twice.

Bud
Forum: Face plant 11-05-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 434
Views: 133,554
Posted By Budman
Update

Has anyone heard anything about the surgery that was scheduled for Nov 3?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-19-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,025
Posted By Budman
Va 16

Ann and I had a great ride up 16 on Friday. It was very good to meet you. We got to the Twin Falls Resort about 5pm. Colors were about at the peak on Friday. We had a great meal on Friday evening at...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-09-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,025
Posted By Budman
Open on the 17th?

Bridge day weekend starts on the 17th. Will you be open/? We will be coming up for the weekend festivities at the bridge.
Forum: Road warriors 10-07-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
Nuke this

sorry about the duplicate thread!
Forum: Road warriors 10-07-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 2,407
Views: 402,997
Posted By Budman
2104 rt

Got a call from my dealer today. It appears that the BMW buy back process has allowed the dealers to purchase 2014's at auction. Here in Charlotte there are 3 or so. They are asking $18,299 for the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-06-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By Budman
Thumb Bridge Day at the Gorge

This year marks the 35 anniversary of Bridge Day at the New River Gorge Bridge. Lots of stuff to do and the fall colors should be good. Ann and I are riding up on the 17th by way of Virginia 16,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-16-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,141
Posted By Budman
Smokey Mountain RR

If you stay in Bryson City or Dillsboro take a ride on the Great Smokey Mountain RR. Do the club car that is for adults only. Great little romantic ride.
Townsend Tenn is a nice little town, near...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-15-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 294,877
Posted By Budman
Why Not?

Some spouses and might be into that sort of thing. Who are we to discriminate???
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-09-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By Budman
Question Twins Falls Resort in WVA

Ann and I have reservations at Twin Falls Resort in October. Has anyone had any experience at the Lodge or restaurant? After looking through the threads and seeing all the things written about 16 we...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-02-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 807
Posted By Budman
Smokies

Ann and I did that trip this past weekend. Id go through the park if I were you and do the Cades Cove Loop. We saw Elk on Saturday. We stayed at a hotel in Townsend called the Talley Ho Inn. Nice...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 196

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 03:28 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015