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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-24-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,781
Posted By bosh
I agree, V-Strom 1000 would be great. Very...

I agree, V-Strom 1000 would be great. Very reliable and great after-market support.
If you're looking for something a little more exotic a used XB12X would fit the bill nicely as well.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-07-2010, 01:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,431
Posted By bosh
RE:"I understand that I could have roads and...

RE:"I understand that I could have roads and recreation, topo and city nav loaded up all at once. Is that right?"

Nope... looks like you are right :...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-06-2010, 10:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,431
Posted By bosh
I just loaded City Navigator North America &...

I just loaded City Navigator North America & Canada on my 60CSx and it was 1.2gb if I remember right.
I'm running a 4gb Micro SDHC card in mine and it works fine. I think the firmware version has to...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-15-2010, 12:00 AM
Replies: 702
Views: 71,190
Posted By bosh
5'15" Xb12x :d .

5'15" Xb12x :d .
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-26-2009, 08:00 PM
Replies: 636
Views: 161,451
Posted By bosh
The problem is getting a matching cover for the...

The problem is getting a matching cover for the front of the bike. I think they make it in translucent blue and orange for the 12X / XT and that's it.
I really like the kick ash plastics but... no...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-30-2009, 01:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 724
Posted By bosh
No I think he's right. Just remove the bottom...

No I think he's right.
Just remove the bottom bolt, loosen the top so you can pivot the bottom of the caliper forward (don't remove it) this should give you enough clearance to slide the pads out....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-29-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By bosh
Hmmm... Remove 12 and 14mm mounting bolts,...

Hmmm...
Remove 12 and 14mm mounting bolts, slide the caliper / pads up off disk, use tool to push pistons back into their cylinders, use allen wrench to remove the pin securing the brake pads...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 08-14-2009, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4,564
Views: 966,249
Posted By bosh
A couple of days ago... Riding through the...

A couple of days ago...

Riding through the Yosimite area over the mountains into Nevada and up through Carson city and Reno area:

http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c376/dbosh/IMG_07951.jpg
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-27-2009, 10:47 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,796
Posted By bosh
1996 ATK 260LQ, 1999 ATK 260LQ, 1981 Yamaha...

1996 ATK 260LQ, 1999 ATK 260LQ, 1981 Yamaha XS850, 1984 Honda V45 Magna, 83 Yamaha XT 550
Yamaha RD 250 350 400, Kawasaki KZ400, Suzuki TS 125 and 250, Honda SL125, Honda CR125 Elsinor

Are you...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-27-2009, 10:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,955
Posted By bosh
Dr. Greg, If you haven't seen it yet Buell just...

Dr. Greg, If you haven't seen it yet Buell just came out with a "rider comfort" package as seen on the 2010 12X. Factory right side scoop, rear header heat shield and a fan exhaust deflector....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-11-2009, 10:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,755
Posted By bosh
I'm running Bridgestone a BT021 sport touring...

I'm running Bridgestone a BT021 sport touring tire on back and a BT016 sport tire up front. I just finished off the back tire and ended up getting 9.5K out of it. For reference I get about 3K out of...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 07-11-2009, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4,564
Views: 966,249
Posted By bosh
You probably should start a new thread. This one...

You probably should start a new thread. This one is for Photos.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 07-01-2009, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4,564
Views: 966,249
Posted By bosh
Some Pix from yesterday. Bolinas road CA. ...

Some Pix from yesterday. Bolinas road CA.

http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c376/dbosh/IMG_0296.jpg
http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c376/dbosh/IMG_0297.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-07-2009, 08:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,379
Posted By bosh
I see'd a beUll thread on here once. Think theris...

I see'd a beUll thread on here once. Think theris on on here somwares.
Yup.
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2009, 03:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,843
Posted By bosh
My daughter has a TTR90 which is almost identical...

My daughter has a TTR90 which is almost identical to the new 110.
It has been bullet proof. (She's outgrown it and I have a new TTR125LE hidden away for her birthday next month).
The semi auto...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-26-2009, 10:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,840
Posted By bosh
I've never cared for Harleys, always had Honda's...

I've never cared for Harleys, always had Honda's or Kawasaki's.
After I sold my KLR I was looking at a 1200GS or Ducati MS.
While reading online I came across the Ulysses. Took a test ride on the...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 03-17-2009, 08:50 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 70,375
Posted By bosh
F'n A! :lurk

F'n A! :lurk
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-14-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,355
Posted By bosh
Very true and profound. That being said.......

Very true and profound.

That being said.... the grey F800GS's suck. The orange ones however.. are BAD ASS. :evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-23-2009, 11:56 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,805
Posted By bosh
I'm with you on the fan noise. But the only time...

I'm with you on the fan noise. But the only time you'll really notice it is when you're stuck in traffic or (most annoying for me) when you shut the bike down to enjoy a great view. Like DD says,...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-10-2008, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4,564
Views: 966,249
Posted By bosh
I love it, Looks Fantastic!!

I love it, Looks Fantastic!!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-06-2008, 10:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,870
Posted By bosh
Hey... there's a new Uly peg out there for you...

Hey... there's a new Uly peg out there for you Tiger guys :evil
http://www.preeng.com/xcart/product.php?productid=27&cat=8&page=1

I'm assuming you'd still have to file it a little but they look...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-05-2008, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,210
Posted By bosh
I used high temp paint as well. Going on two...

I used high temp paint as well. Going on two years now and still looks good.
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2008, 07:50 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 130,466
Posted By bosh
Dayumm... I don't think you can make that bike...

Dayumm... I don't think you can make that bike look ugly.
I vote for the first blue one (steel blue?).
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-27-2008, 05:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,025
Posted By bosh
Adjustable air-conditioning. It's in the off...

Adjustable air-conditioning. It's in the off position as shown.
The bottom (part you cant see) is perforated.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-11-2008, 05:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,146
Posted By bosh
My ole Motorola razr has text to speach, I'd be...

My ole Motorola razr has text to speach, I'd be amazed if iPhone didn't have it. If you have a bluetooth headset that would fit comfortably under a helmet, I'd say it should work great!
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2008, 12:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,168
Posted By bosh
Incase anyone is still looking for magnets, I...

Incase anyone is still looking for magnets, I picked up some of these. Dirt cheep and FREAKISHLY strong.
I cemented a couple to the inside of my frame to hold a couple of helmet lock extensions. I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-17-2008, 09:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 706
Posted By bosh
Good job.. those look great! :thumb I'm...

Good job.. those look great! :thumb
I'm thinking about some Piaa's for my bike now...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-06-2008, 06:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,849
Posted By bosh
Seems like a common problem with Ulys that sit a...

Seems like a common problem with Ulys that sit a long time. I've read a few stories just like yours now.
Most (all?) of them turned out to be fouled plugs like you suspected.
Not sure why the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-05-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,538
Posted By bosh
Better make sure you get the polarity jivin with...

Better make sure you get the polarity jivin with your magnets or that bag'll be jumpin off your bike like frog legs on a hot skillet!!!<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns =...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-05-2008, 07:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,538
Posted By bosh
Good Post! Those beefy washers look a...

Good Post!

Those beefy washers look a little heavy though.

I'll try the same thing with light weight aluminum.

:scratch
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-23-2008, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 776
Posted By bosh
Get the 950 Supermoto. If you don't you'll regret...

Get the 950 Supermoto. If you don't you'll regret it every time you get on your new bike.
Most folks find they won't be able to do as many long trips as they'd like anyway. And when you do, it'll be...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 03-17-2008, 12:52 AM
Replies: 4,564
Views: 966,249
Posted By bosh
Hoon... Looks like your fender rat got a...

Hoon... Looks like your fender rat got a boyfriend ehh??
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-14-2008, 02:39 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,538
Posted By bosh
Sweet looking ride!! I dig the color man :super .

Sweet looking ride!! I dig the color man :super .
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-06-2008, 08:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,500
Posted By bosh
Freakin Treadmarks!! Ruined another monitor :huh .

Freakin Treadmarks!! Ruined another monitor :huh .
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 03-06-2008, 08:40 PM
Replies: 4,564
Views: 966,249
Posted By bosh
Wow!! Great trip, thanks for the pics. It was...

Wow!! Great trip, thanks for the pics. It was just like being there!!! :norton
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-06-2008, 08:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,473
Posted By bosh
Sheesh..... say that three times real fast :becca

Sheesh..... say that three times real fast :becca
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-06-2008, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 911
Posted By bosh
:confused What are the other kind??? ...

:confused What are the other kind???


Kind of a cool seat design... lots of potential for something really different.:super
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-25-2008, 12:13 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,062
Posted By bosh
Yes, indeed you seem to be doing well for...

Yes, indeed you seem to be doing well for yourself!
Just don't get so mad when we crit your bike dude!!

And watch out for those Maori.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-24-2008, 06:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,469
Posted By bosh
A motard is going to be great fun on a SHORT ride...

A motard is going to be great fun on a SHORT ride if you have the skills to get something out of it [ie: wring its neck]. Most of them aren't what I would call comfortable on a longer ride. If you're...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-24-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,469
Posted By bosh
Sounds like you're looking for something iwth an...

Sounds like you're looking for something iwth an upright comfortable seating position, Torquey engine, sport bike like handleling and some dirt road / easy off road abillity. I'd suggest the Buell...
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