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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-10-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 9,998
Views: 3,175,916
Posted By wetdog1965
Cry 2010 f800gs

Here is mine!
https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/2252665465/2010_BMW.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 301,506
Posted By wetdog1965
Wicked LOve the K60

Great tires....good balance for the street and dirt I do. 80/20:ear
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,950
Posted By wetdog1965
Cry Wetdog1965 and mamakathy

Page, Arizona (Lake Powell)
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-15-2011, 07:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,441
Posted By wetdog1965
Patches

I don't think you'll ever have enought patches for that tube....holy crap

Patches we don't need no stinking patches!
Forum: Ride reports 07-24-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 17,541
Posted By wetdog1965
Great ride report.....I'm jealous and you're...

Great ride report.....I'm jealous and you're giving me ideas...thanks!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-11-2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,897
Posted By wetdog1965
Camping???

The wife and I might be interested in joining the crew. I sent you a message on your facebook. We are more the RV type, but are currently between RV's and will be tenting it. Send more info. We...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-11-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 231
Posted By wetdog1965
Great Service

I want to thank the guys @ Iron horse (Tucson Arizona) for great service again! This time a slight bump in the road (A tire I ordered didn't make it..lost???), but the guys at Iron were determined to...
Forum: Trip Planning 03-19-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 31,668
Posted By wetdog1965
NO help at all

I have a F800gs and my wife has the F 650gs. I love them both, but a KLR can hold it's own against these bikes any day. I was in the same position as you. The F800/650 was my choice because I do a...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-04-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 19,284
Posted By wetdog1965
Ditto on the FN fuel gauge. A fuel gauge should...

Ditto on the FN fuel gauge. A fuel gauge should not require a study period to figure it out. 3) I understand, but still loathe, the way the fuel gauge displays.[/QUOTE]
Forum: Road warriors 01-19-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7,944
Views: 1,189,684
Posted By wetdog1965
Bikes and women

Bikes are similar to women...you've seen one you want to see all the rest and many of them you desire to ride!
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-18-2010, 07:33 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,931
Posted By wetdog1965
SAE Connector

With the SAE you don't have to worry about grounding out and I leave 3 bikes plugged in all winter long...battery tender has several modes to prevent overcharging... and comes with SAE adapter...just...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-18-2010, 07:28 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,931
Posted By wetdog1965
I have 3

Ditto....use a SAE plug...cheap and easy to install!
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-18-2010, 07:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,399
Posted By wetdog1965
I would offer to pay or fix it

I would offer to pay or fix it, but I think some of the dealers I've dealt with wouldn't charge me and take care of it. I know a few that would want a new tire and rim.....

A flat is not general...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-18-2010, 07:13 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 189,207
Posted By wetdog1965
Tank bag on you tube

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3_RE7QEOwc

Maybe a security issue, but it looks easy to take with you!
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-18-2010, 07:07 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 189,207
Posted By wetdog1965
Tank Bag

I have a nelson rigg bag that worked great on my FJR 1300, but I have to use the backpack straps and a bungee to make it work on my F800. I like the bag but setting it up is a pain with straps...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-18-2010, 06:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,034
Posted By wetdog1965
Yeah come to think of it. I too have to keep...

Yeah come to think of it. I too have to keep filling it with gas.....it must leak!
Forum: Ride reports 11-29-2010, 04:36 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 22,992
Posted By wetdog1965
Nice ride

Funny, thing is I've riden with a few of these guys on other trips. Wish I had the time and money to go on that ride. Don, should be a life counselor...he has figured out to retire and ride his ass...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-21-2010, 09:40 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,931
Posted By wetdog1965
Ditto

[quote=ebrabaek]+:thumb:thumb... I have 4 of these....one for each bike..

I have three and an SAE connector is cheap and very easy to install. My bike and my wifes came with the connectors and I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-09-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,031
Posted By wetdog1965
Camping

Just set up your tent or sleeping bag next to the bike and shoot anyone who trys to steal it. lol Actually I don't think BMW's are at the top of the list for bikes stolen, but any bike can be...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-09-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 141,403
Posted By wetdog1965
Holy Crap

Haven't had near the mess some of you have. I have the 800 and my wife has the 650, both had the valve cover leak (slight). I had my fixed under warrrenty and haven't had time to get my wifes in to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-29-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 39,578
Posted By wetdog1965
Color

Renthal Soft Compound dirt bike grips (diamond pattern)
http://gangplank.smugmug.com/photos/613571965_jJA6a-M.jpg

Seemed like they were thin and streatchy enough...

Here are a few shot of...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-12-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By wetdog1965
Check out Page, Arizona

Lake Powell area. Just across the border, cheap property in Big Water Utah. Page is small but has most things you would need. Great rides in every direction. Search "The Grand Circle" on web!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-12-2010, 08:40 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,108
Posted By wetdog1965
Standing

I stand up all the time on long rides. Gone by cops in many states and never had a problem. Did some checking and sure enough a few state don't allow this. I think it's on the books to stop the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-12-2010, 08:31 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 9,880
Posted By wetdog1965
14 Hours

Page, Arizona to Colorado Springs. Made a wrong turn and had a great ride from Durango up to Montrose, wasn't planning on going that way. Was longer both in hours and miles. This was on a trip...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-17-2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,728
Posted By wetdog1965
Trax

I purchased the Trax for my bike and my wifes. They do look nice and are better price then some of the others. They are wide as hell, but they do look nice. I haven't had any problems off road, and...
Forum: Face plant 06-28-2010, 06:05 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,508
Posted By wetdog1965
Hope for a speedy recovery

Hitting a deer is rough in a car, but really sucks on a bike. I hope he heals and best of luck! Friend hit a mule deer last year, took awhile but he recovered.
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-16-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,917
Posted By wetdog1965
Jesse vs Micatech

4" is the difference. Jesse's do look nice and fit a bit closer. I went with the Trax boxes and the SWmotech rack. I liked the look and narrower profile of the Jesse's, but I can deal with the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-16-2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,122
Posted By wetdog1965
Barkbuster

Barkbusters are great! I have them on my bikw and my wifes. I also ordered the Kaoko Throttle lock, but don't have it on yet because of a redesign on the barkbusters. The guys at Thristed Throttle,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-14-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,841
Posted By wetdog1965
Purchased Mine at twistethrottle

Kaoko is updating the kits to fit all. The problem was when Barkbuster consolidated their line. If you go to their web site you'll see what models the new one supercedes! The Kaoko kit works fine...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-11-2010, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,841
Posted By wetdog1965
Question BarkBusters and Kaoko Throttle Lock

Just a heads up the BarkBuster hand guards for the F800GS and F650GS were just recently redesigned. On the new model BB.BHG32 (replaces BB.BHG 16 and 17) a 15mm thrust washer for Kaoko to be used. ...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-02-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 19,810
Posted By wetdog1965
Us too

My wife and I have 2010's (f800 and F650). I noticed a slight leak (seep) uper left side of the engine. Not enough oil to be noticiable on the dip stick. Just noticed same problem on mine today. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-30-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 14,694
Posted By wetdog1965
Guilty

I wear my helmet almost all the time (99.8% ish). I live in Arizona and we don't have to wear a helmet. I pretty much realize that not wearing it isn't the smartest things to do, but in Arizona it...
Forum: Equipment 05-27-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 12,678
Posted By wetdog1965
Nice system

Can't wait to see what is offerred. Sent a PM so I can ask some questions. Thanks for offering form members a deal. Good deal, good product = great word of mouth and a ton of repeat business....
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-29-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,916
Posted By wetdog1965
Love mine so far

I think for the type of riding I do this bike is the best. I wish I had a bike that would transform to whatever ride I was on but they don't exist yet. I can cruise the highway, head down a dirt...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-29-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,283
Posted By wetdog1965
Manual says 125 mph, but I'm to fat for that. I...

Manual says 125 mph, but I'm to fat for that. I can get to 110 ish when necessary, but the front tire is narrow for off road. No shakes or problems...I just prefer to keep it under 90 ish during...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-29-2010, 07:28 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 15,067
Posted By wetdog1965
Camping

On the way to the Laughlin, NV river run one year. Weather was horrible, rain, snow, etc. We had reservations at a camp ground in Needles Ca. There were three of us myself and a friend and his...
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