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Forum: Ride reports 07-23-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,642
Posted By rockydog
great pics and story, I was there last summer...

great pics and story, I was there last summer between races and rode the course on a old Transalp and was constantly going holy crap guys are going 200 mph along here? so thanks for capturing the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-23-2014, 02:47 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,265
Posted By rockydog
this boy has been tagging along, Tiffany, busily...

this boy has been tagging along, Tiffany, busily googling your food and locations. enjoying your pics and continuing saga….
Forum: Beasts 07-16-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By rockydog
happy trails and Givi make racks, the Givi...

happy trails and Givi make racks, the Givi engine/crash guard is a wise investment with your pretty plastics. A cheaper start with dual sport tires are the Shinko 705's. the search feature is a very...
Forum: Beasts 07-10-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1,294
Views: 279,734
Posted By rockydog
I love this thread, they can, you won't, you...

I love this thread, they can, you won't, you can't, you will, they might, who knows, never happen, etc
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 15,942
Posted By rockydog
dean, a great iPad app is MapsWithMe, you can...

dean, a great iPad app is MapsWithMe, you can download just the state or country you need, always gives your location via GPS and can locate closest gas, etc. it will track in real time, no routes...
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 86,910
Posted By rockydog
following along your RR, thanks so much for the...

following along your RR, thanks so much for the effort you've made to share with us. Also a xch owner here, long time ago you mentioned some frame updates you had to do, so at some point it would be...
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16,896
Views: 4,816,248
Posted By rockydog
loco, it's like the purple at the bottom of your...

loco, it's like the purple at the bottom of your posts, I don't even try to read it but it's probably cool
Forum: Equipment 07-09-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By rockydog
check out big agnes again for their scaled down...

check out big agnes again for their scaled down women's bags and pads, I use them to cut down size and space
Forum: Equipment 07-09-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,534
Posted By rockydog
I've had an old Ortleib bag for a long time, then...

I've had an old Ortleib bag for a long time, then got a Helen TwoWheels bag and really like the 2 bands of reflective strap on either side through which you can thread your tie down straps.
Forum: Equipment 07-09-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By rockydog
flying motorcycle

don't know if this is the place for this, here's a link with a short video of the new PAL flying motorcycle

...
Forum: Americas 07-05-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By rockydog
Aaa

AAA has free maps if you are a member
Forum: Americas 07-05-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 495
Posted By rockydog
Napa and north

On the East side of Napa is the Silverado Tail road, lots so small wineries, much nicer than the main route north. It turns into route 29 to Middletown, gorgeous road with passing lanes. South side...
Forum: Americas 07-05-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 568
Posted By rockydog
New ferry between Portland, Me and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

Nova Star is running the route now, $79 for a motorcycle, 10 hour trip
Forum: Americas 07-05-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 646
Posted By rockydog
New ferry between Portland, Me and Yarmouth, Nove Scotia

Nova Star has the new route running now, $79 for a motorcycle, 10 hours
Forum: Equipment 07-03-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 332
Views: 62,598
Posted By rockydog
is the iPad it the case in your pic? looks good,...

is the iPad it the case in your pic? looks good, who makes the case? i use my old iPad in the tank bag with the app mapswithme running. you can download whatever state or country you need, no...
Forum: Ride reports 06-27-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,315
Posted By rockydog
I had subscribed to receive emails from ya'll,...

I had subscribed to receive emails from ya'll, and just taking a break from putting fresh valve cover gaskets on my 89 Transalp when your latest popped up. Have been enjoying the joy and work you've...
Forum: Equipment 06-27-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By rockydog
i think if my helmet was so fragile that some...

i think if my helmet was so fragile that some very minor foam removal compromised it that much, I'd buy a helmet for my helmet.
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 6,740
Views: 1,021,286
Posted By rockydog
chokozip, do you remember the link? I've looked...

chokozip, do you remember the link? I've looked in Ebay with no success, thanks..
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By rockydog
I did that to an older Shoei for the speakers,...

I did that to an older Shoei for the speakers, worked great. I did manage to cut it clean enough to replace the foam or styrofoam when I gave the speakers away and got custom earphones.
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 5,689
Views: 1,136,642
Posted By rockydog
Cheers from Okieland, decided to respect the bank...

Cheers from Okieland, decided to respect the bank account and will probably head west in Sept. started the rack on the X so I can use the same bags, also have a 1.4 gal acerbis tank I can use, really...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 5,689
Views: 1,136,642
Posted By rockydog
looking very cool, DM,

looking very cool, DM,
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 42,173
Posted By rockydog
if ya'll need an overnight campsite, shower,...

if ya'll need an overnight campsite, shower, etc…in Oklahoma, gimme a heads up. 20 miles off the TAT in Hillsdale.
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 7,123
Views: 1,030,750
Posted By rockydog
Heir head, the Transalp CDI will not work

Heir head, the Transalp CDI will not work
Forum: EMEA 05-26-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By rockydog
Check out the website 'donedeal' in Ireland, they...

Check out the website 'donedeal' in Ireland, they list lots of bikes. You'll get an idea of costs, etc. motofeirme is a great asset....near Cork
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,722
Posted By rockydog
I've traveled with that system on a transalp,...

I've traveled with that system on a transalp, homemade rack with a hinged support shelf. if your budget is really tight, buy cheap bags and use garbage bag liners or smaller dry bags inside one large...
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 207,381
Posted By rockydog
on Facebook check out Haggs Bank Hostel, CCM...

on Facebook check out Haggs Bank Hostel, CCM provided bikes for the group meet there to ride. great place to stay, also, in England near Alston
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By rockydog
i was hesitant about purchasing my X cause of the...

i was hesitant about purchasing my X cause of the seat height. I bought the lower BMW seat, a shock shortened by 1", raised the forks 1". now I still tip toe it or slide over for one foot down, have...
Forum: Equipment 05-03-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,577
Posted By rockydog
did a 3 month tour of the British Isles using the...

did a 3 month tour of the British Isles using the Magadan bags. no complaints, everything stayed dry and it's a good, roomy design, version 2 is out now. the outside pockets are really handy. I used...
Forum: Ride reports 04-30-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 52,799
Posted By rockydog
hiya, tiff, really appreciate the work, joy and...

hiya, tiff, really appreciate the work, joy and gusto you put into sharing this travel episode with us. hopefully will catch your presentation somewhere down the road….

all the bestest and say hi...
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By rockydog
BMW Cover pants have the side zippers up to the...

BMW Cover pants have the side zippers up to the belt and 2 full length velcrod
flaps. thick material and completely waterproof.

and I have a size small for sale, about a 30"-32" waist, but it...
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,289
Posted By rockydog
it's very easy to post pics from photo bucket...

it's very easy to post pics from photo bucket onto your rr, copy the img file and paste onto your posts, then add commentary…would make this much more accessible

edit…great pics, they're showing...
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 7,123
Views: 1,030,750
Posted By rockydog
thanks for the tips, will check the tach this...

thanks for the tips, will check the tach this morning. hadn't even thought of the cdi….

last couple of days the silly thing started right up, with the tach responding immediately. the bike still...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 7,123
Views: 1,030,750
Posted By rockydog
starting issue

when first starting I get just a few hints/hits of wanting to run. choke on, throttle partially open, shut or all the way open. I've pulled and cleaned the carb twice, first time the idle 'port' was...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 6,740
Views: 1,021,286
Posted By rockydog
I was curious about my seat height after reading...

I was curious about my seat height after reading this stuff. with a hyper-pro lowered 1" and the forks raised 1" the unladen 'lower model' seat height is about 35"-36"
Forum: EMEA 02-28-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 936
Posted By rockydog
If you get to Cumbria, the lake district,...

If you get to Cumbria, the lake district, Pennines, check out Haggs Bank Hostel just east of Alston. great folks….lovely part of the country
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 873
Posted By rockydog
thanks for posting the build thread, some solid...

thanks for posting the build thread, some solid work and design. If you get to the TAT gimme a heads up, I'm 20 miles off the route in Oklahoma
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 97,695
Posted By rockydog
behind the front and rear pouches is a 'slot' for...

behind the front and rear pouches is a 'slot' for a horizontal strap to go around the bags. nice design touch, I used rox straps
Forum: Equipment 02-15-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,395
Posted By rockydog
thanks for the heads up on the zippers...

thanks for the heads up on the zippers...
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5,689
Views: 1,136,642
Posted By rockydog
Pelican case 1120

Just got this Pelican 1120 from EBay, $16, search Pelican cases, should be 1st listing. Replacing the #6 bolts holding the S Sch bash plate with larger ones. The pic is just for sizing, havn't...
Forum: Equipment 02-13-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,395
Posted By rockydog
I've had my Armadillo for 3-4 years and It's...

I've had my Armadillo for 3-4 years and It's finally beginning to fade, which doesn't bother me a bit. It's one of last models made with a real zipper and if you return it they might want to swap you...
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