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Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 08:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 610
Posted By BobPS
I live in a tropical country which is hot and...

I live in a tropical country which is hot and humid all year long, for every day commute I wear Dainese Air Frame Jacket (mesh jacket) or HD denim jacket. The most comfortable one is the Dainese.
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,143
Posted By BobPS
Hi El, check the vacum hose. The one that goes...

Hi El,
check the vacum hose. The one that goes from the petcock to the carb. Make sure that there's no hole, or has cracks on it. A tiny hole or small crack can cause the problem you described in...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 344
Posted By BobPS
I wear Gaerne SG10 size 9 and even I can not get...

I wear Gaerne SG10 size 9 and even I can not get the boot under the shifter peg to shift.

To shift I use the edge of the boot... I do not know what it is called but I'm referring to the part of...
Forum: Ride reports 04-12-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,194
Posted By BobPS
I love it :thumb:thumb

I love it :thumb:thumb
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 2,769
Views: 400,092
Posted By BobPS
I use a velcro strap and strap the remote to the...

I use a velcro strap and strap the remote to the handlebar. I do this on my monster and TE630.
http://advrider.com/forums/<a href=https://flic.kr/p/mPfiqK...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-05-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,465
Posted By BobPS
I just finished watching it. Thanks very much for...

I just finished watching it. Thanks very much for taking the time to make the video. :thumb:thumb

I also ride on the left side of the road, and had to "flipped left and right" when reading books...
Forum: Road warriors 04-02-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,582
Posted By BobPS
Congrats snakechamr. Love that bike :thumb:thumb ...

Congrats snakechamr. Love that bike :thumb:thumb

Sportsters engines are built like anvil. I had a 2002 one and commute on it for ten years. Sold it last year after I bought Duc Monster... I regret...
Forum: Asia 03-25-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Hi Oli, I will ask around. 21" rim is not a...

Hi Oli,
I will ask around. 21" rim is not a common size rim here, but tire that size is available here. One place that I just asked has 90/100-21 Dunlop. I'll let you know when I find one.

If...
Forum: Asia 03-25-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Salam kenal juga bung Ivan. Kapan-kapan kalo ke...

Salam kenal juga bung Ivan. Kapan-kapan kalo ke daerah Bogor saya mampir ya ... Biasanya cuma lewat aja kalo dalam perjalanan ke arah puncak atau sukabumi. Dulu sekali, lumayan kerap mampir ke Bogor,...
Forum: Asia 03-25-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Hi Tyyson, I thought you're gonna buy your bike...

Hi Tyyson, I thought you're gonna buy your bike here and not bring one from home?

Andy has some good points there, but I wouldn't worry too much if I were you. Here's why:

Once you're here,...
Forum: Asia 02-24-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By BobPS
Hi Navin, Sorry I never have any experience...

Hi Navin,
Sorry I never have any experience with them. Looking at the address on their site, it's located on the same street as the previous store that you asked about. There are plenty of...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 794
Posted By BobPS
Dazler, I don't ride on gnarly roads, so far I...

Dazler, I don't ride on gnarly roads, so far I have only ridden my TE630 on roads that maybe similar to your fire roads, not some hard core DS ride.

I have never tested the protector on rocky...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 794
Posted By BobPS
I have both Forcefield knee protectors, the...

I have both Forcefield knee protectors, the strap-on and limb-tube. I wear the strap-on knee protector everyday for more than a year now, for commuting and when ever I ride my bike.

The Knee...
Forum: Ride reports 02-16-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 21,419
Posted By BobPS
Love it

:thumb:thumb
Thanks for sharing it. I love the RR and the pictures.
Forum: Asia 02-10-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Maybe because it's heavy? How heavy is the...

Maybe because it's heavy? How heavy is the package?

In my experience EMS is expensive. I always pay between $23-$70 for shipping via EMS. And the stuffs I bought are not heavy in weight.

For...
Forum: Asia 02-10-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Glad to help Navin, hope you get the parts you...

Glad to help Navin, hope you get the parts you need.



I think a DS bike is a good choice ... maybe even an ideal bike for those ride to unknown places in Java.

I never thought about getting...
Forum: Asia 02-10-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Navin, I just talked to them. They told me...

Navin,

I just talked to them. They told me that they do ship to the US. For overseas order payment has to be made via bank transfer to their bank account. Upon receiving the payment they will ship...
Forum: Asia 02-09-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Here big bike, new or used, is more expensive...

Here big bike, new or used, is more expensive than in the US for instance. Maybe as mush as twice the price ... and this year the government just increased the import duty for luxurious vehicles...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 665
Posted By BobPS
Barkbusters' handguard...

Barkbusters' handguard (http://www.barkbusters.net/) I have them on my TE630.
Forum: Asia 02-09-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Tyyson, The HP2 would not be a too much bike...

Tyyson,

The HP2 would not be a too much bike here. You'll be fine on it.. or on any other big bike here.

I commute everyday on a Ducati Monster or a Husky TE630 and I never have any kind of...
Forum: Ride reports 01-30-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 77,053
Posted By BobPS
Great ride report guys ... Thanks for sharing it ...

Great ride report guys ... Thanks for sharing it :thumbup :thumbup
Forum: Equipment 01-07-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 445
Posted By BobPS
Why not get a GoPro Hero? Set it to take...

Why not get a GoPro Hero?

Set it to take still pictures, mount it to your helmet then use a wifi remote control (strapped to the handlebar) to activate the camera to take pictures. I'm sure it...
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2014, 02:45 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 16,974
Posted By BobPS
:thumb Love it DYNOBOB :thumb

:thumb Love it DYNOBOB :thumb
Forum: Equipment 12-29-2013, 07:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,277
Posted By BobPS
I use Gitzo GT2331 and Markin M10 ball head. I've...

I use Gitzo GT2331 and Markin M10 ball head. I've been using them for three years now. The GT2331 is a 3 sections alumunium tripod, it's light and sturdy. It has max load capacity of 9 kg, and good...
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By BobPS
WheelsOnFeet For jacket I would suggest a...

WheelsOnFeet

For jacket I would suggest a mesh jacket with built in protectors, or a denim jacket with strap on elbow protectors, shoulder protectors, back protector and chest protector.

Pants...
Forum: Equipment 11-30-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By BobPS
I use Kriega for about a year now. I bought the...

I use Kriega for about a year now. I bought the US-30 combo which is a US-10 and US-20 bag.

I commute on my bike every day ...every now and then, I use the US-10 to carry my rain gear and gym...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 4,045
Views: 635,303
Posted By BobPS
How old is the battery Chris?

How old is the battery Chris?
Forum: Equipment 11-18-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,059
Posted By BobPS
Another vote for Kriega

I have Kriega US-30 combo (a 20L and a 10L bag) and use them as tail bag on my Ducati Monster and on my TE 630. I love them. :thumb
I use the 20L for long ride and sometimes for commuting. This...
Forum: Ride reports 11-01-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 14,169
Posted By BobPS
Love it. :thumb Can't wait to read the rest of...

Love it. :thumb Can't wait to read the rest of the RR.



^^ That's really, really funny :rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 106,821
Posted By BobPS
Great RR, beautiful portraits of the people,...

Great RR, beautiful portraits of the people, beautiful landscape photos... thank you very much for sharing them all with us :thumb:thumb
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2013, 12:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,851
Posted By BobPS
I mounted mine on: 1. handlebar, don't like...

I mounted mine on:
1. handlebar, don't like it. Vibrates too much. Also vibrates when mounted on the tank.
2. side of my helmet, good position, no noticeable vibration
3. chest mounted, IMO it's...
Forum: Equipment 10-13-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By BobPS
Hamish71, 1. Base of the D is 3 cm, that's...

Hamish71,

1. Base of the D is 3 cm, that's the straight section of the base only. When measured from the curved part of the base, it's 4 cm.

2. Base to widest point 3 cm

4. Diameter is 0.5...
Forum: Equipment 10-06-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,252
Posted By BobPS
^ This. My wife and daughter can follow or...

^ This.
My wife and daughter can follow or track my progress, almost real time, on a computer. MotionX sends them email or sms with link, and all they have to do is follow the link to MotionX site...
Forum: Equipment 10-04-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,252
Posted By BobPS
MotionX GPS

I use MotionX GPS for iPhone. When I ride I set it to send automatic live position update by email and by plotting my track on the MotionX site. That way, my wife and daughter (and also my brothers...
Forum: Equipment 09-29-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,917
Posted By BobPS
Ricky, if I didn't already have iphone 4 and...

Ricky, if I didn't already have iphone 4 and lifeproof case when sony announced experia z, I would buy one.

After using lifeproof for about 8 months now, I keep my iphone in the lifeproof case...
Forum: Asia 09-28-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Bejo udah dijual om, sekitar setahun yang lalu....

Bejo udah dijual om, sekitar setahun yang lalu. Sebenernya sayang, tapi gak kepake. Jadi setelah 10 tahun setia nganterin saya ke kantor, dia saya jual.

Nama Bejo itu ada asal muasalnya om. Lagi...
Forum: Asia 09-27-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Here's Bejo

Saya cari-cari fotonya ternyata susah nyarinya, karena saya gak banyak moto motor saya ... ini satu foto si Bejo dengan keponakan saya.
...
Forum: Asia 09-24-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 5,793
Views: 762,185
Posted By BobPS
Mantab Sudarsono om ...:thumb:thumb BTW,...

Mantab Sudarsono om ...:thumb:thumb

BTW, nama motornya bagus. Dulu sportster saya namanya Bejo... sampai sekarang teman-teman masih sering tanya "Bejo udah dijual om?" :D
Forum: Thumpers 09-18-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 4,045
Views: 635,303
Posted By BobPS
Chris, yes it's a new leftover. I was told that...

Chris, yes it's a new leftover. I was told that there are three leftovers in Indonesia: one in Kalimantan, one in East Java and one in Jakarta.

I think it's always been there in the showroom...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2013, 11:51 PM
Replies: 4,045
Views: 635,303
Posted By BobPS
Haha, I've been reading this thread from the...

Haha, I've been reading this thread from the first post and finally reach the last page of this thread :D

Xpat, that's a great ride and videos. Love them. I can see myself being chased by a dog...
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