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Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 08:21 PM
Replies: 7,095
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Posted By GSBS
Just bought the Tiger 800 XCx

…and a buddy's Giant Loop Great Basin luggage, which should be more than enough as I use the Coyote now on my smaller bikes. Now I just need to find time to pack up and go camping!
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Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers Yesterday, 02:50 AM
Replies: 824
Views: 223,902
Posted By GSBS
I really like the looks of these panniers. Can...

I really like the looks of these panniers. Can you tell me how they attach? Pucks inside like the TT Zegas?
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-29-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,682
Posted By GSBS
Freedom Powersports in Huntsville (formerly Cycle...

Freedom Powersports in Huntsville (formerly Cycle Nation) - Triumph, BMW, Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, SeaDoo and Polaris. And adding Indian, Victory and Slingshot later this year.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-22-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By GSBS
Photo?

You wouldn't have a photo of it on the Tiger by chance would you?
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-22-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By GSBS
Just got Tiger Xcx; looking for good windscreen spoiler

I had very good luck with the multi-bike Wunderlich spoiler on my Guzzi Stelvio. Anyone using this one on the Tiger 800's stock screen?

Photo of the one on my Guzzi:...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-17-2015, 04:00 AM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
Will do! For me it'll likely be a Sunday/Monday...

Will do! For me it'll likely be a Sunday/Monday overnight. So that may work out perfectly. Is Boojum riding much these days?
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-17-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
It's around 500 miles (first service today) and...

It's around 500 miles (first service today) and so far, so good! Very impressed with the road manners and features; haven't been of pavement yet, but I'm confident it'll be better than the Stelvio I...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-17-2015, 03:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,341
Posted By GSBS
I just bought XCx...

…Recommended

Cruise is AWESOME! 500 miles in and I couldn't be happier.

Never owned the older versions, but have ridden the regular Tiger 800 and the XC; engine is about the same, but...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-17-2015, 03:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 919
Posted By GSBS
Not off a GS, but similar...

I sold my 2013 Moto Guzzi Stelvio to buy the XCx and have owned an R12GS (2005) in the past. Just got the Tiger on Saturday and have around 500 miles on it, most on the backroads of Alabama but one...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-16-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
Yes… two miles north of the Tennessee River...

Yes… two miles north of the Tennessee River bridge on 231.

Another of my Tiger XCx from today:...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-16-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
I'm not familiar with Cycles Unlimited. We were...

I'm not familiar with Cycles Unlimited. We were "Cycle Nation" and are currently transitioning into "Freedom Powersports" as part of their nationwide group. Got lots of brands - Honda, Kawasaki,...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-16-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
Thanks! Yes, I do have the Dakar still. Now with...

Thanks! Yes, I do have the Dakar still. Now with 104K miles on the clock and running better than ever. It's been just a great bike!
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-16-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
Hey Monte! Long time… I hope to make it up there...

Hey Monte! Long time… I hope to make it up there in a few weeks. Not that I'm in the powersports biz I only have Sunday-Mondays off tho.

I'll let you know.

Want to camp at Conasauga after it...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-16-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
Triumph of Huntsville (Alabama)

Thanks BR,

No, I work at the only Triumph dealership in Alabama in Huntsville so I got it there. I've only put just over 300 miles on the bike so far (got it Saturday night) but I'm really...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 03-15-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 773,419
Posted By GSBS
My new XCx...

…On her first outing this morning…

https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/v/t1.0-9/11024782_813306488752216_8510434866734898238_n.jpg?oh=50b7ea8e2564a033350f1377b98f4160&oe=557B893E
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 03-05-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Heads up you Stelvioites!

Sold my 2013 Stelvio last weekend and the buyer wanted the stock exhaust, so I have my CF Mistral exhaust + GT-O2 Optimizers for sale in the Flea Market.

Click here...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-16-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
I'm still amazed that my 12-year-old F650 Dakar...

I'm still amazed that my 12-year-old F650 Dakar single (with 104K miles) gets over 60 mpg on regular gas.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-16-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Thanks WCB! Yeah, I don't have the patience to...

Thanks WCB! Yeah, I don't have the patience to barter and haggle around; when I decide to sell I price it fairly at the low end of retail in order to move on and not drag it out.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-16-2015, 02:41 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
FYI... Reduced price on my 2013

Now at just under $11K… see Flea Market ad here (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=26167329#post26167329).
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-15-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
I still love the big gal, but I have a 600 miles...

I still love the big gal, but I have a 600 miles per week commute to the dealership where I work selling Triumphs and BMWs. No Guzzi dealers in my state and closest two are each more than 200 miles...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-13-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
FYI Stelvioites… my bike is for sale

2013, factory warranty thru March 30, 2016, never dropped, many accessories, priced for quick sale here:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1043649
...
Forum: Equipment 02-11-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7,095
Views: 2,869,144
Posted By GSBS
Chairz

I camp a lot. Used my Kermit at least 2-3 nights a month camping from 2005 to 2013 when I bought my REI-branded Helinox for $69.50 shipped. Haven't used the Kermit but a couple times since.

They...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7,095
Views: 2,869,144
Posted By GSBS
Yup, Mine is a classical made of carbon...

Yup,

Mine is a classical made of carbon fiber (built by my talented brother 3 years ago). It came along on my 650-mile canoe trip in 2012, where it was full of water many times and completely...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 7,095
Views: 2,869,144
Posted By GSBS
Breaking Camp Yesterday...

My Guzzi Stelvio and my buddy's SR400… Time lapse iPhone 6 video of 30 minutes compressed to 25 seconds...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/GEym-E7-ndw"...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-02-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7,926
Views: 470,213
Posted By GSBS
New tag: ...

New tag:
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-02-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 7,926
Views: 470,213
Posted By GSBS
Tag:http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/02/cd6...

Tag:http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/02/cd679570604b33538f5252283d0d10b1.jpg


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Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 01-25-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Center panels are leather and sides are vinyl...

Center panels are leather and sides are vinyl (asphalt finish), but you can pick and choose materials, colors if you want. This one's been on the bike since about 2K miles. Now at 15K. I've done...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 01-25-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Corbin...

I have the Corbin on my 2013 and am very pleased with it. Heavier than stock and one piece rather than two, but very comfy…
...
Forum: Equipment 01-19-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,375
Posted By GSBS
Thanks much for the replies!

Good info… very helpful!
Forum: Equipment 01-18-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,375
Posted By GSBS
Schuberth C3 Pro and their SRC communications outfit...

I recently bought a C3 Pro and so far have bee pleased with the helmet's performance. In fact, this helmet is so quiet I'm for the first time considering adding a communication system.

I know that...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-30-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Well, when I checked with Todd on the price to do...

Well, when I checked with Todd on the price to do a reflash, power commander, etc., etc. it was gonna be in the $1,100-1,200 range and I just didn't see investing that much. I tried it without doing...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-30-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Mistral Carbon Fiber Exhaust...

Hello fellow Stelvioites. I've decided to sell my Mistral Carbon Fiber slip-on exhaust. I love the sound, weight savings, smaller size and the fact that it just doesn't get hot. However, running it...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-30-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Accessory Outlet Fuse?

I upgraded to a better accessory outlet, replacing the one behind the windscreen with one that isn't as loosey-goosey as the stock one. However, in fiddling with the connections I must've touched two...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-18-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Stock vs. Aftermarket Heated Grips

I recently installed the Guzzi stock grips on my Stelvio and find them to be more than plenty warm for the conditions here in Alabama. Last week two days the temperatures were in the low 20s on my...
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 16,614
Views: 2,065,301
Posted By GSBS
That would make sense - it's the middle wire on...

That would make sense - it's the middle wire on the hi/low switch. I'll try the white wire.

Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 16,614
Views: 2,065,301
Posted By GSBS
That's very interesting, but it's not an old F650...

That's very interesting, but it's not an old F650 (single) like mine. My bike was pre-canbus and none of those instructions apply.

I'm tying into one of the three wires at the handlebar hi/low...
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16,614
Views: 2,065,301
Posted By GSBS
Connecting LED lights to high beam

I'm installing some LED lights to my 2003 Dakar to help get me thru the deer infested areas after dark on my daily commute.

I want the lights to come on when I switch to High Beam only. But I need...
Forum: Equipment 11-11-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7,095
Views: 2,869,144
Posted By GSBS
I've had a Kermit for 9 years...

…recently added the REI version of the Helinox. Kermit is more comfy but heavier and harder to pack; Helinox-type easier to pack, better for playing guitar (no arms) but not as comfortable overall....
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-11-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,497
Posted By GSBS
Trax cases and guitar...

Over the weekend my brother and I sewed some 1" webbing loops to my soft guitar case that works perfectly with the built-in tie-downs on the Trax cases to secure the guitar. All my camp stuff fits in...
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7,095
Views: 2,869,144
Posted By GSBS
Guitar Guzzi

All my camping gear fits into the panniers with room to spare, but my guitar was always bungeed on and flopping around. Plus I'd usually have to use five or six bungee cords and getting to anything...
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