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Forum: The Garage Today, 08:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,235
Posted By Gillus
look for whatever Snap-On ratchet you want on...

look for whatever Snap-On ratchet you want on ebay, sometimes they go for a decent price. Find the snap on part number first as they change with different handles etc when the change the models.
Forum: The Garage Today, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 497
Posted By Gillus
Get the biggest saw you can safely and easily...

Get the biggest saw you can safely and easily handle and afford, I had a small acreage and had a farm boss cuz it had a bigger tank to work longer. It was a bit heavy tho but a bigger saw. We moved...
Forum: Road warriors 04-28-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,201
Posted By Gillus
:nono

:nono
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,832
Posted By Gillus
Looks to me like he is on the way down, front...

Looks to me like he is on the way down, front tire is nearly off the ground
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,724
Posted By Gillus
+1

+1
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,851
Posted By Gillus
watch a good trials rider make a turn, weight on...

watch a good trials rider make a turn, weight on the outside peg with body mass on the outside. You tube is your friend........ They will stick the outside elbow in the air which pulls body weight...
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 779
Posted By Gillus
a person needs four bikes: 1. A GSA for road...

a person needs four bikes:
1. A GSA for road trips and longer rides :D.
2. A dual sport of some sort for those afternoon jaunts in the hills for excersize.
3. A hooligan bike for afternoon...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-17-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 954
Posted By Gillus
+6 on a stihl :clap They wont run good when...

+6 on a stihl :clap
They wont run good when new for a couple tanks of fuel then run great from then on.
Forum: The Garage 04-16-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,239
Posted By Gillus
Acetone takes everything off everything and...

Acetone takes everything off everything and doesn't hurt anything underneath
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,296
Posted By Gillus
My receiver is mounted on a metal piece on a Ram...

My receiver is mounted on a metal piece on a Ram mount, this piece has a flange or ledge where the magnetic antenna sticks on. Unhook it, unplug it and put it in the truck.
Hard wired 12v power feed...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-14-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,155
Posted By Gillus
IMO, get a 2500 3/4 ton of your favorite brand....

IMO, get a 2500 3/4 ton of your favorite brand. Handles a load better, might be a bit more expensive in the short and long run but will be worth if when you want to do more or haul more later on. If...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,531
Posted By Gillus
GSA gives wood :evil

GSA gives wood :evil
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-12-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 907
Posted By Gillus
Go get some ChlorTabs at Walmart, 100 four hour...

Go get some ChlorTabs at Walmart, 100 four hour relief tablets for 3 or 4 bucks, one in the morning, one at noon, maybe one in the evening. It is an antihistamine, chlorapherimine (or something like...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-09-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,832
Posted By Gillus
Friends don't let friends ride...

Friends don't let friends ride cruisers.................
:hide

On the Tenere your are sitting upright with your feet under your hips, bars are up where you can do something with them. Body...
Forum: The Garage 04-08-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,932
Posted By Gillus
GARAGE SALE :freaky

GARAGE SALE :freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,652
Posted By Gillus
+1 Rode down hill on a Camhead and ended up on...

+1
Rode down hill on a Camhead and ended up on a snowy road that was closed so we had to ride backup. I was with a guy riding a Wethead. We had to take turns pushing each other back up the hill.
...
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,832
Posted By Gillus
caterpillar o-ring, 8m4991, if you are on the...

caterpillar o-ring, 8m4991, if you are on the cheap.... They work fairly well but wont lock the throttle, just takes the tension off. Ebay and buy a few spares.
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-02-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 414
Posted By Gillus
a G2 throttle tamer is where to start for slow...

a G2 throttle tamer is where to start for slow rideability aka puttsing around.
I would think any grip or heated grip should fit on it. I have installed several G2 tubes with no issues from grips.
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,080
Posted By Gillus
Nobody mentioned an Arai profile or the Arai XD...

Nobody mentioned an Arai profile or the Arai XD Series. They may not make the Profile any more and I have an XD3, they fit long oval noggins fairly well. Plus the XD's have a visor which is a plus...
Forum: Road warriors 03-31-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 745
Posted By Gillus
I had a Concours 14 and liked it, fast, great...

I had a Concours 14 and liked it, fast, great brakes and smoother than a fresh spanked baby's butt. But I am a big guy and couldn't get the ergos where I was comfy for a long haul. Sold it for a...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 599
Posted By Gillus
what weight oil ya usin'

what weight oil ya usin'
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-25-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 10,365
Posted By Gillus
+1 The politics or politicians got worse yet this...

+1 The politics or politicians got worse yet this year........... Lots of wasted time :fight



4.6% unemployment in Alamogordo now, 6. something in the state, there are jobs and help needed...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-22-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,284
Posted By Gillus
A Thursday night, they have an open mic session...

A Thursday night, they have an open mic session in the bar or used to.
A buddy owns the Indian Campground In Buffalo if you want a nice quiet place and a hot shower. Do get the ribs to go from the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-19-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,646
Posted By Gillus
I lived there for 50 years, didn't even think...

I lived there for 50 years, didn't even think about looking in the rear view mirror when I left. Was good to me financially tho to enjoy the next adventure. The weather sucks for 8 months, too many...
Forum: The Garage 03-18-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,351
Posted By Gillus
There's a tool for every purpose and a purpose...

There's a tool for every purpose and a purpose for every tool
Forum: The Garage 03-18-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,032
Posted By Gillus
cheater bar aka piece of pipe, more torque,...

cheater bar aka piece of pipe, more torque, longer cheater bar :lol3
Forum: Battle scooters 03-17-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,759
Posted By Gillus
yamerhamer

http://hollomanyardsales.com/i/52356269

Asking $1400

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Forum: GS Boxers 03-17-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 496
Posted By Gillus
Yes they will fit but maybe not thru 20012, the...

Yes they will fit but maybe not thru 20012, the models may change a few times in an extra 1000 years:lol3 . But the optional GS OE low seat does not have the adjustable gizmo parts but will fit as...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-16-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 863
Posted By Gillus
I got in some freshly melted mud on top of frozen...

I got in some freshly melted mud on top of frozen ground, turns into glue, very slimy and very slick underneath. I learned my lesson................ It piles up off the rear tire also, gets in the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 739
Posted By Gillus
Start here. Then upgrade to this. ...

Start here.



Then upgrade to this.




Final upgrade: find a KTM 640 Adventure or set up a DR or DRZ for your height and weight. Been there, done that and am back down to a DRZ.
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 37,640
Posted By Gillus
+12 on a GS/GSA next choice would be a...

+12 on a GS/GSA

next choice would be a Wee Strom
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-07-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 225
Posted By Gillus
What's going on next door

sumptin you TX guys need to know about :deal

http://www.highcountryposts.com/2015...ision-process/...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-07-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 20,747
Posted By Gillus
sumptin you TX guys need to know about :deal ...

sumptin you TX guys need to know about :deal

http://www.highcountryposts.com/2015/03/lincoln-national-forest-invites-public-participation-in-the-upcoming-forest-plan-revision-process/

If...
Forum: The Garage 03-06-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,830
Posted By Gillus
Didn't the water pump have a plate on the back,...

Didn't the water pump have a plate on the back, might make sure it is there. Sometimes the timing cover or that plate would corrode thru or plug up with crud.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-05-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,339
Posted By Gillus
Lincoln Natl Forest Plan Revision.........

Not to hijack the thread from OHV sticker fund abuse :hide BUT.....
...
Forum: Road warriors 03-05-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,428
Posted By Gillus
Friends don't let friends ride cruisers :nono you...

Friends don't let friends ride cruisers :nono you will be sitting on your tailbone. Find a upright seating bike that feels like somebody is pulling your hair straight up to keep your back straight so...
Forum: Equipment 03-04-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,419
Posted By Gillus
I bought a Cycle Dry years ago and use it...

I bought a Cycle Dry years ago and use it regularly. Follow the process up with a chamois or damp microfiber. This one use 110V so you have an extension cord and most likely you may be standing on a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-02-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,339
Posted By Gillus
The State Parks ought to take a 10 mile or more...

The State Parks ought to take a 10 mile or more section of the dry lakebed at Elephant Butt and turn it into a OHV park. :deal

They would have year round activity and a sizeable entrance fee...
Forum: Equipment 02-28-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,267
Posted By Gillus
Get yourself some BlueBlockers off Ebay for...

Get yourself some BlueBlockers off Ebay for $10.00, they come as a pair, darker and lighter yellow, you may want to buy several sets and have them in every vehicle. They are fit over sunglasses and...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,163
Posted By Gillus
The R1200 will be a challenge for wind...

The R1200 will be a challenge for wind protection. Best option for me was a small shield to keep the wind load off your chest and let the helmet sit in clean air and do its job aerodynamically. The...
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