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Forum: Thumpers Today, 04:57 AM
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Posted By trrt
Did that fix the glowing pipe issue?

Did that fix the glowing pipe issue?
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2014, 08:12 PM
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Posted By trrt
They fit, I have them installed on my G, but you...

They fit, I have them installed on my G, but you need to do a small amount of grinding at the mounting points on the bike (that's probably why Touratech say no fit)
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2014, 06:43 PM
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Posted By trrt
MAX are very good. I use their CT store. I have...

MAX are very good. I use their CT store. I have also prevously used BMW of Manhattan for an RT some years back (probably about 9 years ago). They were fine then but not sure about now. There is also...
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2014, 06:30 PM
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Posted By trrt
I have the non Sertao GGS. I'm 6 '-1" with 33"...

I have the non Sertao GGS. I'm 6 '-1" with 33" inseam. I was very cramped with the bike stock. I have added 20 mm wunderlich risers, fastaway pegs (a bit lower and wider) and a Rick Mayer seat which...
Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2014, 11:56 AM
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Posted By trrt
I've read that many times but still can't see how...

I've read that many times but still can't see how it can make any economic sense. ....
Cost of shipping to / from China plus cheap Chinese labor is less than cost of having a European do the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2014, 07:37 PM
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Posted By trrt
Will be very interested to see your idea for...

Will be very interested to see your idea for fairing lowers on the SW Motech crash bars. I have the same bars and am also thinking some knee / lower leg protection could be attached to them, but...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2014, 10:25 AM
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Posted By trrt
I thought the right side was catalytic converter...

I thought the right side was catalytic converter (but may be spectacularly wrong on that).
Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2014, 06:49 PM
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Posted By trrt
I got SW Motech bars in about 2 days from Twisted...

I got SW Motech bars in about 2 days from Twisted Throttle. Where are you ordering from that is taking 2 weeks?
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2014, 03:46 PM
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Posted By trrt
Yes, they look good. I have the same bars on...

Yes, they look good. I have the same bars on mine and have fitted highway pegs to the front of the SW crash bars. I must post a pic of that soon.....
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 11:46 AM
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Posted By trrt
Nice color. What is it called and how did you do...

Nice color. What is it called and how did you do it (yourself or sent to a paint shop)?
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2014, 04:46 PM
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Posted By trrt
Sorry, my bad, forgot they brought back a G...

Sorry, my bad, forgot they brought back a G (which was essentially the old F) with spokes in 09/10 before introducing the cosmetic changes (and cast rims) in 11.
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2014, 04:43 PM
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Posted By trrt
Didn't think they made the G650 GS in 09/10....

Didn't think they made the G650 GS in 09/10. Thought they stopped making the old 650 single (F) in 07 (spoke wheels) and resurrected it as the G (with cast rims) in 11.
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2014, 12:20 PM
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Views: 17,997
Posted By trrt
Nice to see a pretty civilized discussion of this...

Nice to see a pretty civilized discussion of this subject, which hasn't descended into name calling and tribalism like so many similar threads. Enjoying the insights.
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2013, 07:11 PM
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Posted By trrt
look at post 1904 dated 11/20/13 here ...

look at post 1904 dated 11/20/13 here
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=22824779#post22824779

(Not my bike)
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2013, 04:53 PM
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Posted By trrt
A few on the G-GS (non-Sertao) forum have had...

A few on the G-GS (non-Sertao) forum have had this too (me included). There was a discussion about a month ago within that parallel thread.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-06-2013, 05:52 PM
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Views: 4,113
Posted By trrt
Which screen is that please?

Which screen is that please?
Forum: Thumpers 11-26-2013, 10:19 AM
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Posted By trrt
Ditto on them not blocking the wind unfortunately.

Ditto on them not blocking the wind unfortunately.
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2013, 06:31 PM
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Posted By trrt
I have BMW tender that connects to and charges...

I have BMW tender that connects to and charges through the power outlet. No need to connect to battery. Cost was about $70 when I bought it a year ago.
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2013, 04:21 AM
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Posted By trrt
What benefit (immediate or long term) are you...

What benefit (immediate or long term) are you doing that for? Just interested to know.
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2013, 04:33 PM
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Posted By trrt
Mine does the same. I have about 2k miles now. I...

Mine does the same. I have about 2k miles now. I didn't notice it before because I mostly hop on, start up and ride off. But the other week when it was dark I started bike up while gearing up, let it...
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2013, 07:29 PM
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Posted By trrt
Which rack is that? Thanks

Which rack is that?
Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2013, 06:52 PM
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Posted By trrt
Thanks and sorry, it's probably been a few months...

Thanks and sorry, it's probably been a few months since I checked. Good to see they have a product line now.
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2013, 03:22 PM
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Posted By trrt
But is Madstadt available for 2011+ model? Last...

But is Madstadt available for 2011+ model? Last time I checked it didn't seem to be.
I agree wind buffeting is main comfort issue, not engine vibration.
I don't find I am looking for a 6th gear....
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 07:36 PM
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Posted By trrt
BMW dealers don't deal on price. They might throw...

BMW dealers don't deal on price. They might throw in some sweeteners on accessories or clothing etc.
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 04:39 AM
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Posted By trrt
Mine is 1. Roll bike out of garage 2. Ear...

Mine is
1. Roll bike out of garage
2. Ear plugs, helmet and gloves
3. Mount bike
4. Start it up
5. GO

Should I be letting it warm up between start up and go?
Forum: Thumpers 10-09-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,687
Posted By trrt
Newton I believe, not Einsten (or am I wrong?)

Newton I believe, not Einsten (or am I wrong?)
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2013, 05:46 PM
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Posted By trrt
I have the Calsci Medium (see my post of a few...

I have the Calsci Medium (see my post of a few days ago for more discussion). For me, it's better than stock screen but still not the answer. I'm 6 '-1" and have a tall seat, so the M size screen is...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2013, 04:55 PM
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Views: 399,836
Posted By trrt
The other problem with the taller screens is that...

The other problem with the taller screens is that the plastic frame to which the windshield attaches is not stiff enough, and it flexes (and may potentially break eventually) due to the additional...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 3,616
Views: 399,836
Posted By trrt
Not those, but I did fit the 20 mm risers from...

Not those, but I did fit the 20 mm risers from Wunderlich and didn't need to adjust any lines.
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3,616
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Posted By trrt
Unfortunately not yet listed for the 2011+ (last...

Unfortunately not yet listed for the 2011+ (last time I looked anyway).
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2013, 07:27 PM
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Views: 399,836
Posted By trrt
Maybe. I have the similar Wunderlich adjuster but...

Maybe. I have the similar Wunderlich adjuster but find it doesn't achieve much in combination with the stock screen. I think the stock screen is just beyond redemption. I'm still looking for a...
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2013, 05:49 AM
Replies: 6,354
Views: 826,048
Posted By trrt
I tried looking for taller rubber mounts but on...

I tried looking for taller rubber mounts but on my GS they all seem to be the same thickness. Are you referring to mounts attached to the seat pan? Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2013, 04:29 PM
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Posted By trrt
[QUOTE=windowto;22373617]I stumbled on this...

[QUOTE=windowto;22373617]I stumbled on this video. Crazy! Looks almost like a video game:
QUOTE]

What's the vertical stalk on the left bar? Something sci-fi to generate a powerful force field to...
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3,616
Views: 399,836
Posted By trrt
Sorry, for arrangement read attachment.... ...

Sorry, for arrangement read attachment.... darned auto correct

Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 4
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3,616
Views: 399,836
Posted By trrt
I agree. I just don't like idea of bars that...

I agree. I just don't like idea of bars that don't have three arrangement points. Two attachments places additional bending demand on those attachment points. I went with the SW Motech bars, bought...
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3,616
Views: 399,836
Posted By trrt
Hi and suggest you introduce yourself on Riding /...

Hi and suggest you introduce yourself on Riding / Regional/ Northeast / NYC Commuters if you haven't already done so (along the hall). Sorry, couldn't send an active link.

Sent from my SCH-I535...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2013, 06:01 PM
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Views: 826,048
Posted By trrt
What, might we speculate, could have caused his...

What, might we speculate, could have caused his clutch to fail?

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Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2013, 10:57 AM
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Posted By trrt
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2013, 05:25 PM
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Views: 826,048
Posted By trrt
My dealer (Max BMW) changed my cluster at the 600...

My dealer (Max BMW) changed my cluster at the 600 mile service. There was nothing wrong with it as far as I knew, but maybe they knew of a fault. I should have asked why they changed it. Perhaps...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6,354
Views: 826,048
Posted By trrt
Tall one didn't work for me but many seem to like...

Tall one didn't work for me but many seem to like it. For me it was too squishy and at an uncomfortable angle. I had Rick Mayer rebuild it to be flatter, wider and a bit taller still. I must post a...
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