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Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 3,244
Views: 315,127
Posted By sweptwingnut
After reading the manual a little closer, we...

After reading the manual a little closer, we removed the stock key from the ring and used it by itself. She was still using the dealer key ring that had all the keys on it so we suspect it was just...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3,244
Views: 315,127
Posted By sweptwingnut
Question I would be interested in the same if there is a...

I would be interested in the same if there is a work around. Surprised the wife Friday with a 2012 Special Edition F650GS Twin. Man was she excited. She immediately put 150 miles on it yesterday. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-03-2009, 11:20 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 124,475
Posted By sweptwingnut
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2009, 07:42 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 124,475
Posted By sweptwingnut
NICE!!! Can't wait to :ear how the well nuts...

NICE!!! Can't wait to :ear how the well nuts work for you. Then this will be the next mod in my future.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-10-2009, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,485
Posted By sweptwingnut
Looks like a plastic piece attached to foam...

Looks like a plastic piece attached to foam rubber. Simple and versatile. Do they flap around any at speed?

I am guessing they will work with any GS/GSA and windscreen type. :dunno
Forum: GS Boxers 05-10-2009, 07:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,485
Posted By sweptwingnut
Here is a link. 90.00 bucks ...

Here is a link. 90.00 bucks

http://www.excelcyclewerkes.com/index_files/page0012.htm
Forum: Vendors 04-09-2009, 05:51 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 130,933
Posted By sweptwingnut
+1 :ear

+1 :ear
Forum: Vendors 02-23-2009, 10:28 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 130,933
Posted By sweptwingnut
same here. I am in for either the 1 or 2 gallon...

same here. I am in for either the 1 or 2 gallon when the site is back up and the product is ready.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2009, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 226,306
Posted By sweptwingnut
Very cool indeed! Thanks Jim! EDIT: Ordered

Very cool indeed! Thanks Jim!

EDIT: Ordered
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2009, 09:38 AM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 226,306
Posted By sweptwingnut
According to DDM's website,,,,, Just...

According to DDM's website,,,,,



Just curious to know if this was needed or not.
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Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2009, 07:15 AM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 226,306
Posted By sweptwingnut
Did you also purchase the 25.00 HID accessory...

Did you also purchase the 25.00 HID accessory harness?

Just asking before I put in an order.
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Forum: Alaska 07-23-2008, 09:53 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,924
Posted By sweptwingnut
34 when we were there a week ago. Would say this...

34 when we were there a week ago. Would say this guy has balls but I suspect that is not the case anymore.....:rofl
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2008, 10:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,536
Posted By sweptwingnut
The alternator is plenty big enough on the...

The alternator is plenty big enough on the 1200GSA or 1200GS. You won't have an issue.

However, On the 650gs the alternator is approximately 400 watts. The exact number escapes me but it is...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2008, 10:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,536
Posted By sweptwingnut
Absolutely!! RidingAK sent you a PM.

Absolutely!! RidingAK sent you a PM.
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2008, 10:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,536
Posted By sweptwingnut
Yes you could. 5 weeks even. (we did that ride...

Yes you could. 5 weeks even. (we did that ride last year)


Micatech.net (http://www.micatech.net/)
Forum: Alaska 07-19-2008, 10:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,341
Posted By sweptwingnut
No camping allowed in Deadhorse

No camping allowed in Deadhorse
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2008, 01:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,536
Posted By sweptwingnut
That is what I thought. Voltmeter reading was...

That is what I thought. Voltmeter reading was 10.4 volts. The max I could get the battery to show after 30 minutes was 11.3. :dunno
Forum: Alaska 07-19-2008, 10:12 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,924
Posted By sweptwingnut
Sorry dude. Maybe someone will have better luck...

Sorry dude. Maybe someone will have better luck than ridingAK and I had.

We tried.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2008, 06:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 646
Posted By sweptwingnut
Although I hear what you are saying about the...

Although I hear what you are saying about the drag coefficients, the rear pads I just purchased from my local BMW dealer were EBC brand. They carry them so I figure it must be acceptable. (and...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 646
Posted By sweptwingnut
I can vouch for that. 2006 1200GS w/20,000. I...

I can vouch for that. 2006 1200GS w/20,000. I almost never use the rear brake lever. Got 11,000 out of the factory rear pads and 9 thousand out of the second set. I just installed the bikes...
Forum: Alaska 07-06-2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 595
Posted By sweptwingnut
4381 according to google. LINK...

4381 according to google. LINK (http://maps.google.com/maps?client=safari&rls=en&q=map&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&um=1&sa=N&tab=wl) I have driven southern Mississippi to Wasilla, Alaska in 4.5 days but that...
Forum: Alaska 07-02-2008, 01:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,008
Posted By sweptwingnut
RidingAK and I will be heading out of Anchorage...

RidingAK and I will be heading out of Anchorage on the 11th. Spending the night in Fairbanks, Coldfoot, and Deadhorse up and back. Hope to see some of you out there.
Forum: Thumpers 06-17-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 826
Posted By sweptwingnut
Will have to give that a try.

Will have to give that a try.
Forum: Thumpers 06-15-2008, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 826
Posted By sweptwingnut
You mean pictures for BMOA or your attorney?? :D

You mean pictures for BMOA or your attorney?? :D
Forum: Thumpers 06-15-2008, 03:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 826
Posted By sweptwingnut
According to the chain gang FAQs...

According to the chain gang FAQs http://faq.f650.com/FAQs/ForksMaintFAQ.htm, there was a batch of bad seals. Some claim to have had theirs replaced under warranty. Unfortunately, there is no date,...
Forum: Americas 06-15-2008, 12:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,801
Posted By sweptwingnut
+1 Big Dog. Beyond that, the wife and I...

+1 Big Dog.

Beyond that, the wife and I guesstimate on 350 mile days. Roughly 3 hours in the morning and 3 hours in the afternoon with plenty of room late in the day to catch up if we start...
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2008, 08:26 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,823
Posted By sweptwingnut
We picked up three scorpions this year. My...

We picked up three scorpions this year. My daughter is getting into riding so we put her in the EXO-700. Her first helmet but she still gives it a thumbs up.

Wife and I are replacing our pair of...
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2008, 06:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,354
Posted By sweptwingnut
Some of the girls over at Two Wheel Females were...

Some of the girls over at Two Wheel Females were throwing this around a bit as well. http://www.twowheelfemales.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1336&highlight=boots

Seems the Oxtar Infinity, Sidi...
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,086
Posted By sweptwingnut
I am in! Thanks.:thumb

I am in! Thanks.:thumb
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2008, 08:58 AM
Replies: 835
Views: 153,929
Posted By sweptwingnut
Hella ff50

Hella FF50 Auxiliary fog / driving lights use an H7 bulb. Is it possible to convert these Aux lights to HID? I am considering this on the wife's 2006 F650GS for the decrease in draw on the battery...
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2,285
Views: 746,597
Posted By sweptwingnut
Roger, That is my post over at 650.com RC was...

Roger, That is my post over at 650.com RC was referencing. You are free to use the photos and write up in any way you choose if it will help you out. It's so easy, anyone can install it! :D
...
Forum: Equipment 02-14-2008, 06:57 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 24,196
Posted By sweptwingnut
+1 What they said. We have two and love'em. If...

+1 What they said. We have two and love'em. If it takes you too long to assemble one then you might drink a beer while putting it together and consider it your daily camping accomplishment. Works...
Forum: Equipment 02-11-2008, 06:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,106
Posted By sweptwingnut
+1 Tourmaster Sentinel. Great quality with great...

+1 Tourmaster Sentinel. Great quality with great visibility.

The wife and I used Frog Togs on our 5 week / 11,000 mile tour last year and were not pleased. The wife blew a hole in hers on the...
Forum: Equipment 02-11-2008, 05:54 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 15,626
Posted By sweptwingnut
$23.00 = 2.5 Gallons HERE...

$23.00 = 2.5 Gallons HERE (http://www.Motorcycle-Superstore.com/2/9/188/1480/CITEM/Omega-Omega-Utility-Jug-Closeouts.aspx)

$28.00 = 5.0 Gallons HERE...
Forum: The Garage 02-05-2008, 02:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,458
Posted By sweptwingnut
+1 on posi-locks!:super

+1 on posi-locks!:super
Forum: The Garage 02-05-2008, 01:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,645
Posted By sweptwingnut
Grind it off and weld on a new one. I think that...

Grind it off and weld on a new one. I think that is your quickest and best bet for your situation.

I have seen the dremel and carbide tip work. That requires easy access, time, patience, and a...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2008, 12:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,791
Posted By sweptwingnut
ShowChrome 5 function voltmeter

Has anyone tried this 5 function unit from ShowChrome? :ear click here (http://www.ascycles.com/detail.aspx?ID=47554) It is normally a 25 buck unit but is currently free at AS Cycle if you place an...
Forum: Equipment 01-14-2008, 08:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,791
Posted By sweptwingnut
Kisan

I bought one a little over a year ago and am just now getting it installed on the wife's 650GS. I have had it hooked up the last few days while I fashioned a mount out of shingle flashing. It will...
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2007, 10:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,501
Posted By sweptwingnut
:tb SPIDER SNACKS!! :eyes Looks like this...

:tb SPIDER SNACKS!! :eyes

Looks like this is going to be a once in a lifetime experience for the two of you so get everything out of it you can.

Will be right here waiting:lurk
Forum: Equipment 12-17-2007, 06:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 837
Posted By sweptwingnut
What is the wattage on the single element vs....

What is the wattage on the single element vs. dual element? The 650 can easily be limited by it's 400 watt alternator. Might be worth installing a Datel or Kisan charge guard to monitor the battery...
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