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Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 18,279
Posted By Travman
I believe that most of us that are reading and...

I believe that most of us that are reading and posting here are the vocal minority. If my 20s worked perfectly would I post here, probably not. I'm not angry at Sena just disappointed with the...
Forum: Vendors 08-17-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,493
Posted By Travman
I'm not seeing where the discount is or is there...

I'm not seeing where the discount is or is there a code I'm missing. When I click the link, then click subscribe, the 1yr price us $24. Well that is the same price as the regular subscription, so...
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,123
Posted By Travman
Been using my LD shorts for years but I have...

Been using my LD shorts for years but I have always had one issue. I wish Mario would learn that we are not built like Ken dolls. They need a redesign with a pocket for the boys. :D
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 18,279
Posted By Travman
Received my 20s on Thursday and here is my...

Received my 20s on Thursday and here is my experience during a long ride on Saturday. I installed the 20s on a Shoei Neotec. Very easy install and replaced my existing Sena SMH5. Just in case, I...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,441
Posted By Travman
The seat itself is really nice, well made, and it...

The seat itself is really nice, well made, and it had nothing to do with the width or dish. I tend to sit way back on the stock seat, even a little on the rear. The seat I tried did not allow for...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,912
Posted By Travman
Keep the plug in all the time. Never even...

Keep the plug in all the time. Never even considered removing and it's been in since it left the lot in February. I use Road for everyday riding around town and only Enduro off-road. I feel I...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 18,279
Posted By Travman
You're kidding right? :huh I didn't say I...

You're kidding right? :huh

I didn't say I stopped using technology in the 80's.
Forum: Vendors 08-14-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 15,768
Posted By Travman
Well a month after you I just got my 20s and same...

Well a month after you I just got my 20s and same low volume issue. Max music volume is about half what my SMH5 puts out. As you mentioned the beeps are very loud so the potential is...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 18,279
Posted By Travman
Volume too Low

Well add me to the list. I just received my 20s today from RocketMoto (good service BTW) and went through the proper procedure of chargin first, then updating the firmware. Put it together and...
Forum: Vendors 08-13-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By Travman
Will be stopping by this Saturday with a group to...

Will be stopping by this Saturday with a group to check out the new store and hit the Grains Bakery for lunch. :D
Forum: Vendors 08-13-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 238,162
Posted By Travman
What's the difference between the Intermediate...

What's the difference between the Intermediate seat and the forthcoming Tall seat for the 2014 BMW GSAW.

Is the Tall shipping yet?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,441
Posted By Travman
Just posted a BMS seat that may work for you. ...

Just posted a BMS seat that may work for you.


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1001716
Forum: Equipment 08-09-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By Travman
I got one when they first came out. I was...

I got one when they first came out. I was specifically looking for a small bag. Tried a handle bar bag first then realized I carry more crap than I thought. The Blackhawk is a great size. Easy on...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-08-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 943
Posted By Travman
Keep in mind that on the 2014 RT, they closed the...

Keep in mind that on the 2014 RT, they closed the rider triangle by about an inch. So the ergos are tighter and the seat is a bit lower than on previous versions.

We seem to have owned some of...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-08-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,376
Posted By Travman
Finally on 7/30 the lock cylinder showed up at...

Finally on 7/30 the lock cylinder showed up at the dealer. Only took 2 months to complete the order.

Funny part of this. I started calling BMW support to complain about the order and get a...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,935
Posted By Travman
Yep mud + Anakee's = nap time. Did the butt pick...

Yep mud + Anakee's = nap time. Did the butt pick up without even thinking about it. Of course I was alone and several miles from any help so that was a motivating factor.

Now, pulling the bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 943
Posted By Travman
I'm similar size to the OP, and went from a 2011...

I'm similar size to the OP, and went from a 2011 RT to a 2014 GSA. My RT was very comfortable with 1" lower pegs and a large VStream shield but it was hot in the summer. On the GSA, I put 40mm bar...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 894
Posted By Travman
I had a VStream on my RT so I put one on the GSA...

I had a VStream on my RT so I put one on the GSA LC. Big difference from the stock. I experimented with it at Verizon's heights and speeds. Best position I could was one full turn down from max...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 558
Posted By Travman
I talked to Corbin about a seat for a 2014 GSA...

I talked to Corbin about a seat for a 2014 GSA LC. As you said, the seat is a single piece and can only be mounted in the low position. Plus, like Sargent, they only built the seat to the GS spec...
Forum: Equipment 07-31-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,931
Posted By Travman
Same bike but a different experience with the...

Same bike but a different experience with the Airhawk. I tried it twice and each time could not get 10 miles before wanting to take it off and yes I tried various inflation levels. Felt way too...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By Travman
So I experimented a bit today. Turn key on and...

So I experimented a bit today. Turn key on and count, aux light turns off at 30 seconds every time. However, when I started the bike, they came on like clock work every time. So there goes that...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,465
Posted By Travman
I've got you by an inch plus 30lbs. I've always...

I've got you by an inch plus 30lbs. I've always set preload at 1 plus luggage when riding solo and 2 when wife is on or I'm packed for a trip. From there I adjust the setting based on road type and...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-19-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 807
Views: 168,740
Posted By Travman
That's funny. I discounted the white from the...

That's funny. I discounted the white from the outset and finally took the blue over the green Very glad I did.




Question, is that a Touratech saddle. I researched those a bit today. Looks...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-19-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By Travman
Yep, that's the pattern I have noticed. I've not...

Yep, that's the pattern I have noticed. I've not taken a timer to it yet but if you turn on the key and delay starting the bike, the aux lights have shut off. It not a long time perhaps 3-4min at...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-18-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,441
Posted By Travman
Ok, so it's a .7 difference seat height and not...

Ok, so it's a .7 difference seat height and not the .8 I stated. I'm still not willing to give up that .7 of needed leg room. I like the Sargent seat and have owned two of them so this was a...
Forum: Vendors 07-17-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 389
Posted By Travman
You guys still on here. Any discount love...

You guys still on here.

Any discount love for the inmates?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By Travman
Careful when those locks are installed in the...

Careful when those locks are installed in the cases. If not done properly, they can and will fall out, even if locked. Getting a replacement is a bitch. Been waiting 7 weeks for one lock keyed to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,441
Posted By Travman
Since the Sargent is built to the GS spec, their...

Since the Sargent is built to the GS spec, their seat should be .8 lower than the GSA. They have no plans to build a taller seat. If you not willing to give up that .8" of real estate, then the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 807
Views: 168,740
Posted By Travman
How the hell did you make it past that on the...

How the hell did you make it past that on the A3's without them just burying into the mud and becoming solid slicks.

I have some experience (not good) with the latter. :eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,027
Posted By Travman
Good to hear. I'm waiting for them to finish...

Good to hear. I'm waiting for them to finish their design on the GSAW spec seat. Hopefully by next month. What seat cover did you use, is that their Gripper material or other. If Gripper, are you...
Forum: Equipment 07-16-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 858
Posted By Travman
If just rider and passenger and your not...

If just rider and passenger and your not concerned with distance between units, then look at the Sena SMH5. Has most of the features as the higher end units at significantly less. Been using a pair...
Forum: Vendors 07-16-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By Travman
Congratulations on the new store. Another reason...

Congratulations on the new store. Another reason to visit besides the Grains Bakery. I see a road trip in my future. :clap
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-13-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 830
Views: 59,886
Posted By Travman
Has anyone been able to replace the My Moto or...

Has anyone been able to replace the My Moto or the Compass with the Trip Computer when scrolling with the Jog Wheel? I'd even like the main screen to be an option when scrolling. Cannot seem to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-13-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,376
Posted By Travman
No real need for the dust covers. All the other...

No real need for the dust covers. All the other lock cylinders have stayed in place without issue. The dealer admitted they must have installed this one wrong and it will be replaced as a warranty...
Forum: Equipment 07-13-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By Travman
If this is such a regular occurrence that you...

If this is such a regular occurrence that you need a ready made solution for getting the bike home, I think there are other issues in play here. Just saying!
Forum: Equipment 07-13-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 324
Views: 36,923
Posted By Travman
Not for Me

I really wanted to like these but they are not for me. Could not get used to the pads. If there are any big guys (XXL) looking for a discounted pair, I've got them posted in the flea market.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-13-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,376
Posted By Travman
Update

Update

It is 7 weeks later and still no lock cylinder replacement part. Dealer is trying to find out how they can get it and it will be free when it comes in, but this is ridiculous. Seven weeks...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,466
Posted By Travman
Low mount position.

Low mount position.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,466
Posted By Travman
Here's the measurement on the Fastway Adventure...

Here's the measurement on the Fastway Adventure peg.

http://i1372.photobucket.com/albums/ag329/tptashnik/pegJPG_zps47db98c1.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 07-05-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,069
Posted By Travman
True, I should have added that I could not find...

True, I should have added that I could not find lower pegs that worked for me. Most of the lower pegs I researched had smaller real estate than the stock GSA pegs.
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