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Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,836
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I glued a water proof zipper pouch to the inside...

I glued a water proof zipper pouch to the inside of the lid of my factory box.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,554
Posted By JayhawkGSA
You are comparing where you take a K and RT to...

You are comparing where you take a K and RT to where you take a GS? I don't know about you but the places I take my GS it gets laid down early and often, there is no real avoiding it. The crash...
Forum: The Garage 03-16-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,681
Posted By JayhawkGSA
How long did it take you to copy the contents? I...

How long did it take you to copy the contents? I am trying to do this now and I let it "copy" for half and hour and it was still reading files. I think it was up to 30000 files when I quit.
Forum: The Garage 03-15-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 393
Posted By JayhawkGSA
BMW RepRom DVD

I have a couple of questions about the RepRom DVD. I did a search but couldn't find answers.

1. When I am in the application no matter which model I select I can only see a few things in the...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,580
Posted By JayhawkGSA
There are much better options than fuses these...

There are much better options than fuses these days.
Forum: Equipment 02-14-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,580
Posted By JayhawkGSA
USB port for sure. I have used these guys...

USB port for sure.

I have used these guys stuff with great success.

http://www.3brpowersports.com/products.php
Forum: Equipment 02-01-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2,122
Views: 146,265
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Can anyone tell me if there is an option to just...

Can anyone tell me if there is an option to just have the lat/lon show up in the overlay? I would like to use this for multiday trips and ideally it would show my whole route the whole time but from...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 14,430
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I was wondering if anyone was going to mention...

I was wondering if anyone was going to mention this. I use Backcountry Navigator Pro because if I am on the road on my bike I am most likely camping. With BCN I can download highly detailed topo...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,613
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Thank you!!! That tech mount stuff looks like a...

Thank you!!! That tech mount stuff looks like a much better solution that the ram mount stuff I have now.

FYI, Lifproof only makes cases for Apple products. Otterbox used to make a nice case for...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,613
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Can you post how you mounted your ipad mini? I...

Can you post how you mounted your ipad mini? I have a similar setup using a Nexus 7 mounted to the windshield cross bar but your looks cleaner.
Forum: Equipment 01-31-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 715
Posted By JayhawkGSA
So you are getting a $600 helmet that had a ton...

So you are getting a $600 helmet that had a ton of work put into it to make it the quietest helmet on the market and sticking a noisemaker on the side?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-25-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I had a lot of time to think about a sunshade...

I had a lot of time to think about a sunshade design while riding this last trip. I think a simple 2 part design made of kydex will work. Basically a left and right half that overlap. Put a slot...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-23-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 26,653
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Just did 1400 miles with exactly that. It was...

Just did 1400 miles with exactly that. It was awesome.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=900962&page=1

http://imgur.com/a/aGltq
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-23-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,842
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I just completed 1400 miles of off road/secondary...

I just completed 1400 miles of off road/secondary roads in Colorado using nothing but Backcountry Navigator and an Android tablet. I found it to be far superior to Zumo 660. The Accuterra maps are...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-22-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Yes, as my pictures showed, I have a tablet taped...

Yes, as my pictures showed, I have a tablet taped to my bars. I just competed 1400 miles of off road through Colroado and it worked so much better than my Garmin could have ever dreamed of.
...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-20-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
A sunshade would have helped a lot, I did find...

A sunshade would have helped a lot, I did find myself having to cup the screen occasionally when the sun was behind me. My friend had a good idea of using my vacuum sealer to make a waterproof bag...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-19-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
The Nexus 7 performed wonderfjully on my 5 day...

The Nexus 7 performed wonderfjully on my 5 day off road tour of Colorado (1400 miles). Even in rain it didn't get wet as it is tucked under the windscreen. Laying the bike over 15-20 times on day...
Forum: Americas 08-10-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Thanks, I just got this mapped. I leave Monday...

Thanks, I just got this mapped. I leave Monday and am going solo after 2 other people backed out. This route looks like it passes lots of good fishing.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-09-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,540
Posted By JayhawkGSA
K60s for over a year and I love them.

K60s for over a year and I love them.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-09-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
This is what I have so far. It is a functional...

This is what I have so far. It is a functional solution, a quite nice one actually. This is what I am using for a 1000 mile trip through Colorado backcountry that covers 90,000 feet of vertical...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-05-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I will be taking pics this weekend. Been busy...

I will be taking pics this weekend. Been busy getting ready for a 10 day trip, but so far it seems like it is a viable solution.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-06-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Thanks, good information. I may have to...

Thanks, good information. I may have to revaluate as it seems that simply shorting our the data cables doesn't cut it anymore.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-05-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I pulled the trigger on this today. I...

I pulled the trigger on this today.

I ordered this 12v to 5v unit off of amazon and will hard wire a USB connection to the bike. The wall wort hat comes with the Nexus 7 is 3 amps so I am hoping...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-04-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,916
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Am I crazy?

I just picked up a Zumo 660 (my first GPS ever) and I am less than impressed. Garmin's touchscreen tech seems to have stalled in the late 90s somewhere and everything so unresponsive, especially...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-15-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 579
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I just got mine and it came with a couple...

I just got mine and it came with a couple different ram mounts, a u bolt to mount to handlebars, some different sized bolts to mount to existing fittings on your forward controls and a mount for a...
Forum: Americas 06-04-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Back way from Rifle, Co to Ouray, CO

I am planning a 10 trip around Colorado back roads. I live in Loveland so i have been able to piece together a really nice loop of mostly dirt roads west and south ending up in Rifle. I am trying...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-15-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 24,724
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Nice. Like I told my friend who rides a Busa...

Nice. Like I told my friend who rides a Busa when he asked why I shut it down, "My bike starts to fly at 115."
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,164
Posted By JayhawkGSA
This is a good point and not to be...

This is a good point and not to be underestimated. I have taken to using braided wire sleeve on everything now as I think it provides the most durability.

Like this:
...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By JayhawkGSA
When you get to it the back end of a spark plug...

When you get to it the back end of a spark plug socket fits the front axle pretty nicely.
Forum: Equipment 04-13-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,320
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Any chance you have some pictures of your process?

Any chance you have some pictures of your process?
Forum: Vendors 04-13-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1,112
Views: 94,694
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Wow! I just put in PDM60 and when you guys get...

Wow! I just put in PDM60 and when you guys get this out there it is coming out.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,164
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I have routed wires, for a Gerbings install, by...

I have routed wires, for a Gerbings install, by taping them to a straightened coat hanger and just poking it through when I had the side panels off.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,227
Posted By JayhawkGSA
I was just measuring for that same thing, seeing...

I was just measuring for that same thing, seeing if a Rigid industries light bar would fit. It won't but it seems you could mount those lights with something like this which can be found at any...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Do you have any suggestions on a tpe of bus bar...

Do you have any suggestions on a tpe of bus bar or where a good place to mount it is? This brings up another good question, where are the grounding lugs on these bike. Like on my truck I can find 3...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Exactly that, I wanted it switched. Also, I...

Exactly that, I wanted it switched. Also, I don't like a bunch of stuff coming off the battery. This way only one thing is connected to the battery and I can plug and play whatever I need off of...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Just for overal versatility and service. ...

Just for overal versatility and service. Eventually there will be several items plugged into the PDM and I don't want to have to desolder everything to change the PDM out should it go bad. More and...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-28-2013, 10:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,216
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Who makes this?

Who makes this?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-04-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,419
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Third for the coat hanger approach running the...

Third for the coat hanger approach running the same route. Also, love the braided wire loom, it offers the most protection in the slimmest profile.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Another Gerbings install

After reading several other threads on Gerbings installs I thought I would try one on my 07 GSA. I wanted the install to be as "built in" as possible meaning I wanted al the connectors and controls...
Forum: Equipment 12-10-2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 11,705
Posted By JayhawkGSA
Does anyone know of a pump that is cylindrical...

Does anyone know of a pump that is cylindrical and about the same size as the gas overflow can on a GS Adv? I would lioke to remove that and mount a pump in its place.
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