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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-18-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,648
Posted By Herkmech
OK I admit I watched the video because the chick...

OK I admit I watched the video because the chick was hot.


Oh and I have used the Earfuze plugs and they work and sound good. Not the best sound quality but good enough for the purpose. Noise...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-13-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 35,947
Views: 9,226,570
Posted By Herkmech
Yep I'm in OB. My in-laws are pretty close to...

Yep I'm in OB. My in-laws are pretty close to Bullfrog Corner though. :wink:
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-13-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 35,947
Views: 9,226,570
Posted By Herkmech
Yeah I've never really understood the taking...

Yeah I've never really understood the taking offense with how someone waves attitude. Simple acknowledgement from fellow rider. I normally acknowledge other riders but don't get twisted if they don't...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-08-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,988
Posted By Herkmech
Had the K60 on the rear(R1200GSA). It was IMO...

Had the K60 on the rear(R1200GSA). It was IMO unsafe in wet conditions. I had the rear step out numerous times just turning from one street to another at reduced speeds. I took it off after 3500 mi...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-07-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,035
Posted By Herkmech
Lost backroad west Tn ...

Lost backroad west Tn
http://jlmcbroom.smugmug.com/GSA-Pics/i-GcJWxZB/0/M/IMG_0057-M.jpg

Went from dirt to gravel
http://jlmcbroom.smugmug.com/GSA-Pics/i-b9K7VL5/0/M/IMG_0322-M.jpg

Clifton...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-27-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 35,947
Views: 9,226,570
Posted By Herkmech
Gumby! :wave

Gumby! :wave
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-24-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 388
Views: 23,874
Posted By Herkmech
I disagree with her going to prison. She is not a...

I disagree with her going to prison. She is not a criminal and had no criminal intent in her actions. Being stupid is not criminal (yet). This is about revenge not justice. She should be held liable...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-11-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 22,799
Posted By Herkmech
Wtf

People on a niche motorcycle forum debating the practicality of a motorcycle as transportation?:norton Does it get you from point A to point B? If so you have been transported and it is...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3,182
Views: 1,040,356
Posted By Herkmech
Lost in West Tn

http://jlmcbroom.smugmug.com/GSA-Pics/i-VVdtFNd/0/L/IMG_20130512_135338_331-L.jpg
First pic attempt, hopefully it works....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-01-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,072
Posted By Herkmech
Sold my car about 5 months ago and of course we...

Sold my car about 5 months ago and of course we are having one of the coldest winters in Eons. Justified my Gerbings purchase :D Rode to work at 6 deg and snow flurries the other morning but still...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-25-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,196
Posted By Herkmech
Yep, same kind of deal with the V twin. If you...

Yep, same kind of deal with the V twin. If you really want a Harley but settle for (insert Asian cruiser here) you will never be happy. Eventually you will have to scratch that itch.
Forum: Face plant 09-18-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,315
Posted By Herkmech
Regal bird taken out by a Regal (Herky) bird.

Regal bird taken out by a Regal (Herky) bird.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-07-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 12,679
Posted By Herkmech
I usually just lash mine to the luggage rack and...

I usually just lash mine to the luggage rack and close the face. The uninitiated cannot figure out how to open the face of the N104 to get at the opening mechanism. That's what I keep telling myself...
Forum: Face plant 07-30-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,376
Posted By Herkmech
Well said :clap:freaky

Well said :clap:freaky
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-11-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,128
Posted By Herkmech
Thanks for the heads up on your experience. As I...

Thanks for the heads up on your experience. As I am sure you have checked this box in your riding experience resume you do not need the Capt Hindsight BS treatment. I'm sure many will feel the need...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 35,947
Views: 9,226,570
Posted By Herkmech
I have probably seen truck tires blow maybe twice...

I have probably seen truck tires blow maybe twice in all my years of riding and driving..... until this past week. On the bike riding SE on Hwy 78 to check out the King's birthplace in Tupelo I had...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-19-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 35,947
Views: 9,226,570
Posted By Herkmech
Yep, gives me an idea for a thread.

Yep, gives me an idea for a thread.
Forum: Face plant 10-12-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 35,940
Posted By Herkmech
Get well young man

I hope this is just a bump in your road of life and you are able to make light of it in a future literary work.
Get well
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-10-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 35,947
Views: 9,226,570
Posted By Herkmech
Depends, what type of oil do you run?:deal

Depends, what type of oil do you run?:deal
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-04-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 35,947
Views: 9,226,570
Posted By Herkmech
Damn, I miss Tucson!

I miss Tucson!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,562
Posted By Herkmech
Like em both

I had a 2002 LT for several years and enjoyed it for what it was. Great interstate bike and no slouch in the twisties. Outstanding creature comfort and convenience. Horrible slow speed handling...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,647
Posted By Herkmech
I have to disagree (with the obvious part). I...

I have to disagree (with the obvious part). I have had the OEM seat and the corbin slightly out of pocket and didnt notice until next removal. After seeing this post though I will not be as...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,011
Posted By Herkmech
+1 Not cheap but worth it.

+1
Not cheap but worth it.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,140
Posted By Herkmech
I purchased used so it was the deal on what I...

I purchased used so it was the deal on what I wanted that made the choice for me. As I shopped I noted all the differences and most of the Adventure add ons are things that I would probably have done...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Herkmech
I have the V rated and love the handling. I just...

I have the V rated and love the handling. I just came from the tourance and these are noisier. I don't feel that it is obnoxiously loud but noticeable. Can't speak to the mileage as I only have 1500...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,786
Posted By Herkmech
1. HID (if you do much night riding) 2. GPS. ...

1. HID (if you do much night riding)
2. GPS.
3. Throttle lock (old hands)
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,739
Posted By Herkmech
Agreed. Once you get that doubt it is hard to...

Agreed. Once you get that doubt it is hard to shake. Move to what moves you. I on the other hand am having a blast with my 09 GSA.
Forum: Face plant 04-09-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,775
Posted By Herkmech
I bought an obnoxious neon yellow Olympia mesh...

I bought an obnoxious neon yellow Olympia mesh jacket 2 yrs ago and can actually see people see me. It is probably the single most effective thing I have done for daytime visibility. Don't know that...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,054
Posted By Herkmech
Don't bother

If I am reading this right each ticket is good for all the drawings so it looks like I have this pretty much locked up. Sorry guys. As I can't ride all 12 bikes I will probably put a few up for sale...
Forum: Equipment 03-30-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 14,519
Posted By Herkmech
I bought it through Competition Accessories but...

I bought it through Competition Accessories but will go direct to Nolan for Quality support. I guess I will find out if they stand behind their product.
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 14,519
Posted By Herkmech
Been riding with mine for a couple of weeks now...

Been riding with mine for a couple of weeks now and have a few nits to pick. It is a tighter fit in the cheek area but I think it is easing with use. My biggest complaint and I will probably send the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,711
Posted By Herkmech
Well there's your problem. Everyone knows a...

Well there's your problem. Everyone knows a polished powerband causes slippage at anything over 90 even at sea level.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-17-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,950
Posted By Herkmech
F&*%in NICE! :clap

F&*%in NICE! :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,327
Posted By Herkmech
I have a 2009 and 2010 in my garage (don't ask)....

I have a 2009 and 2010 in my garage (don't ask). I can feel a slight difference in power but only slight. A nit I have to pick with the 10 that bugs the shit out of me (not really that bad) is the...
Forum: The Garage 11-22-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,674
Posted By Herkmech
The main thing that would scare me with the flat...

The main thing that would scare me with the flat grind repair is you will only have 1 1/2 maybe 2 threads holding the plug in. Probably sufficient but concerning.
Forum: The Garage 11-22-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,674
Posted By Herkmech
Whats the purpose of this post? How did this...

Whats the purpose of this post? How did this contribute anything other than negative feelings?

Back to the OP I think I would probably go with speedracer on the buildup and re-thread if you have...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-10-2011, 12:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,296
Posted By Herkmech
If you pull them on and off enough times they...

If you pull them on and off enough times they will depart unexpectedly. It went over my head and under an 18 wheeler. Turned around thinking I would find a bunch of plastic pieces in the road but it...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By Herkmech
Just put these on a few months ago and really...

Just put these on a few months ago and really like them. Don't affect the grip heat at all.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2011, 12:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,642
Posted By Herkmech
Sorry I tried but hard to get a pic without...

Sorry I tried but hard to get a pic without removing the assy again. All I did is run the safety wire under the part of the broken adjustor that is still attached to the housing, pulled up on it...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2011, 12:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By Herkmech
I used tennis racquet tape on my LT for years...

I used tennis racquet tape on my LT for years which allows the heat through and does not hold water. Had to replace it every 1 1/2 years or so.
I have an "O" ring kit on the GSA and it works...
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