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Forum: Ride reports 12-12-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,012,285
Posted By Wayne B
yup

Hey Ed, your right about that scooter your borrowing,
Kev has done some cool tricks on it....how is the rumble-toe Bro?

Not surprised about your lingering in Puerto Angel/ Zip.
Pure magic.
...
Forum: Ride reports 10-23-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 3,792
Views: 1,744,366
Posted By Wayne B
great job

Hello Noah,
Just found your RR.
What a good job on making us feel like were along with you.

Can you tell me what kind of range you get with your 690 with those aftermarket auxiliary tanks?
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-18-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,012,285
Posted By Wayne B
route?

Hey Ed,
Terry, myself and another will be through southern Alberta/BC next week.
Let us know your route and timeline and maybe we can connect.
Wayne
Forum: Ride reports 07-14-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 2,012,285
Posted By Wayne B
nice work

Hey Ed,
it's Wayne. Kevins bud.
Nice work on the trip.
You sure look cool.
Where's 'barbie'?

I here your up to Alaska soon. Who knows maybe hook up with you on the way thru Ferine with kev.
...
Forum: Canada 03-30-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,442
Posted By Wayne B
regina

Hi,
There is a group of guys that dual sport Monday evenings.
they meet and leave from the north Albert esso at either 6 or 7 pm depending on daylight.
not sure if they started already.
pm me and...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,661
Posted By Wayne B
Hey guys, Put a trailtech hid on. works very...

Hey guys,
Put a trailtech hid on.
works very well.
Wayne
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2009, 06:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,661
Posted By Wayne B
Thanks guys, Do any of you know if either a...

Thanks guys,
Do any of you know if either a TrailTech X2 or Extreme Race Light will work on the 690?
I'm not looking for 'oncoming cornea scortchers' just something a bit better.
Thanks,
Wayne
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2009, 07:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,661
Posted By Wayne B
690R Headlights

Has anyone upgraded the bulb of their 09' ?
I found a couple of 45/45 and 60/60 watt bulbs and were wondering if their might be some hidden dangers of running a hotter bulb.
plastic lense and all....
Forum: Orange Crush 02-19-2009, 06:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,436
Posted By Wayne B
model number?

Thanks. I have a aftermarket headlight on my 300xcw so I can't use that as a comparison.
Does your manual indicate if it's a 'H1'or 'H4' or whatever?
Wayne
Forum: Orange Crush 02-18-2009, 06:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,436
Posted By Wayne B
Question Does anyone know what type of bulb does the 2009...

Does anyone know what type of bulb does the 2009 690 R have.
i don't have the manual yet and looking through the lens, it looks pretty weird.
thanks
Wayne
Forum: Vendors 02-11-2009, 11:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,513
Posted By Wayne B
Thanks Jon,

Good to know for the future.
I am still waiting for my 690 to show and I will be ordering the kit when availialbe.
Thanks
Wayne
Forum: Vendors 02-11-2009, 06:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,513
Posted By Wayne B
Eh? these look great

Can you give any idea on how tight is "do not overtighten"
I am a complete butcher when it comes to things like this.
I can't count how many stripped theads and helicoils I've seen.
I now own 6...
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2009, 03:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,359
Posted By Wayne B
I'll take one. Wayne B. Sask, Canada

I'll take one.
Wayne B.
Sask, Canada
Forum: Equipment 11-24-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Wayne B
charger 2

Sorry, I should have read your post better.
I have been treating my wifes F650 for only 2 years now, the same way.
No problems.
Wayne
Forum: Equipment 11-24-2008, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Wayne B
charger

Hi Colin,
I used the BMW tender on my 2004 GSA.
I sold it this fall and it had the original battery, still strong.
I had the bike on the tender for a day a week since day 1, unless I was on a long...
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2008, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 272,784
Posted By Wayne B
Fmf

Has anyone info/performance on the FMF Carbon/ Ti Apex muffler?
Forum: Equipment 10-28-2008, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,863
Posted By Wayne B
Question size?

Can you indicate if those are the 35L, 36L or the 40L cases Roger sells?
I'm looking for the exact same set up.
Thanks,
Wayne.
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,080
Posted By Wayne B
Question 09' 690 Enduro side cases rack

I am interested in ordering up a set of Caribou cases for my new 690. The set on my wifes F650 are very good.

Can anyone comment on the Givi Monokey system in comparison to the SW Motech EVO rack?...
Forum: Canada 09-26-2008, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,024
Posted By Wayne B
Progress It sounds like the 'registration' is...

Progress
It sounds like the 'registration' is the element of issue for out of province riders.
Does anyone know if a temporary Alberta registration is availiable for out of province bikes?
The...
Forum: Canada 09-25-2008, 02:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,024
Posted By Wayne B
Talk about luck. Camped at Atlas Staging area by...

Talk about luck. Camped at Atlas Staging area by Colemen, the RC's showed up on day 2 and as we were pulling out on day 3, 2 trucks with 5 fish and wildlife guys showed up.

The RC would not even...
Forum: Canada 09-25-2008, 10:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,024
Posted By Wayne B
Bluhduh Alberta regulation

Hello,
I live in sask, and recently had a 'discussion' with an RCMP officer in southern Alberta about my bike.
It's a 300 xc-w. I have a headlight and tailight as well as an insurance policy...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2008, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 485
Posted By Wayne B
650 GS Spoke torque

Does anyone out there know off hand what the spoke weels on my wife's 2001 650 GS should have for torque specs?
Thanks.
Bougth a cool little tool and I'm out to use it on everything I can get my...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2008, 07:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 399
Posted By Wayne B
Question Riding Season West of Denver

For some years a group of us have been heading down to Moab for a week of riding in mid October.
Understanding that there is pile of good trails west of Denver, is October too late to consider...
Forum: Canada 05-05-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 6,314
Posted By Wayne B
Thumb Hi there, You won't need any GPS tracks/routes....

Hi there,
You won't need any GPS tracks/routes.
The main grid road runs east/west through the entire park amd all trails 'loop' off of it. Near impossible to get lost. The riding is not very...
Forum: Canada 04-29-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 6,314
Posted By Wayne B
Thumb Hi gang, Group of us heading to Willow Bunch on...

Hi gang,
Group of us heading to Willow Bunch on Sat May 3rd to trail ride and hill climb.
The GS will be back in the barn and the DRZ is being saddled.
Kenosee is very good trail riding. Been on...
Forum: Canada 04-24-2008, 06:02 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 6,314
Posted By Wayne B
I understand that there won't be any 800's in...

I understand that there won't be any 800's in Canada until the fall.
Don't get your hopes up.
Where you from?
Anyone else in the Regina area?
There is a group of us (8 riders) with DRZ's EXC's...
Forum: Canada 03-13-2008, 10:26 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 6,314
Posted By Wayne B
Kenosee will be full of snow and really muddy...

Kenosee will be full of snow and really muddy with deep swamps well into the late spring. We take the trail bikes (KLX) there alot.
With the melt so strong the grids should be ready in days.
GS is...
Forum: Thumpers 02-29-2008, 05:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 462
Posted By Wayne B
Can my DRZs run a Gerbing liner and G3 gloves?

I have been getting conflicting opinions on whether my KLX400's electrical capacity can support the 27w and the 74w they draw.
Any personal experiance out there?
Thanks.
Wayne
Forum: Canada 02-13-2008, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,242
Posted By Wayne B
Thanks, I'm still going out west, but I'm...

Thanks,
I'm still going out west, but I'm taking the ice tools instead of the bike.
Thanks for the beta. I don't get too many weekends off, so the time is pretty valuable.
Wayne
Forum: Canada 02-11-2008, 06:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,242
Posted By Wayne B
Question Southern Alberta Road Conditions

Hello there,
I was wondering if I can get a 'road report' from anyone living in Calgary or south.
I was through there last month and there was virtually no snow anywhere.
I was hoping to trailer...
Forum: Canada 02-07-2008, 05:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 905
Posted By Wayne B
Moab

Hey there,
A group of us have be heading to Moab for a few years now.
We head south and cut over just north of Denver.
We usually see snow all the way to just before Grand Junction.
Good Luck.
Forum: Trip Planning 01-08-2008, 06:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,123
Posted By Wayne B
accommodations

Hi,
can anyone help me to relocate a website that lists people willing to put up a spare room in their home to accommodate motorcycle travelers.
I remember it as a 'share and share' billeting...
Forum: Ride reports 11-05-2007, 05:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,368
Posted By Wayne B
Thumb Have Fun

Dear Rob and Wendy,
Sounds like a trip of a life time. My wife and I deam about trying the same thing some day, so we will be following your trip vicariously.
We live in Regina, Sask, Canada, on...
Forum: Trip Planning 10-29-2007, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,242
Posted By Wayne B
Question Travel accomodation

Does anyone know the name of the site that has been created for people travelling by motorcycle who can stay a night or two with people who are also into motorcycle travel? It kind of a trade off...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2007, 08:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 887
Posted By Wayne B
Question F650GS exhaust question

Can anyone tell me just how black the exhaust tip should get on a fuel injected bike?
This is my first FI bike and it seems to be giving indication of running rich?
(mega soot)
Thanks.
Wayne
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2007, 08:57 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 81,543
Posted By Wayne B
Very interesting

Dear LovemaX
Very good reporting on an incredible ride. You are a fine example to many that it's not about how big or expensive your bike is, adventure is in the heart and will.
I live in Canada...
Forum: Canada 09-30-2007, 10:07 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 6,314
Posted By Wayne B
Regina

Hi There,
I'm in Regina, where are you?
I ride with a group of dual sport/ trail riders.
Drop me a line
Wayne
Forum: Equipment 09-28-2007, 09:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,480
Posted By Wayne B
Question Carrying extra fuel

Hi everyone,
Does anyone know if a guy could carry a a bit of emergency fuel in a Platypus type of bag.
I thought I read somewhere theres a difference between polyurethane and whatever some of the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By Wayne B
Question F650gs

After purchasing a 2001 F650GS, I am noticing that the service booklet has not been officially stamped for the 6000K first service nor the 10000K first inspection.
The bike looks beutiful and runs...
Forum: Canada 09-11-2007, 05:22 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,143
Posted By Wayne B
Get Well

Hey Rick,
I just came across the news.
Get well soon my friend. My thoughts are with you.
Wayne in Saskatchewan.
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