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Forum: Photos 06-22-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7,693
Views: 2,672,594
Posted By Jedi5150
I was shocked a few days ago when my brother, who...

I was shocked a few days ago when my brother, who lives in Tooele, told me that Dugway just accidentally shipped out a batch of live anthrax. After reading these signs it's not so surprising...
Forum: Photos 06-22-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1,438
Views: 825,956
Posted By Jedi5150
Roberts Creek Rd., leading to nowhere, off of the...

Roberts Creek Rd., leading to nowhere, off of the "Loneliest Road in America", Nevada:

http://maligator.smugmug.com/Washington-DC-2015/i-M6KXcZv/0/X3/Eureka%20NVs-X3.png
Forum: GS Boxers 06-10-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,878
Posted By Jedi5150
An R1200GSA trials bike...I like it. :lol3

An R1200GSA trials bike...I like it. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 105,674
Posted By Jedi5150
My issue wouldn't be that it has Altrider...

My issue wouldn't be that it has Altrider stickers on it, my issue would be that it has Altrider stickers without having Altrider farkles on it IMHO of course. I think of it like Touratech... I...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 3,402
Views: 1,167,046
Posted By Jedi5150
:lol3 I'm waiting for the next 10 posters...

:lol3

I'm waiting for the next 10 posters to quote him with the picture included.:rofl:deal
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2015, 12:05 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,129
Posted By Jedi5150
My 2012 R1200GS was my dream bike, and I loved...

My 2012 R1200GS was my dream bike, and I loved just about everything about it. My only gripe was the tank size. At over 100 miles I'd start thinking about gas and looking at the gauge. At 140 the...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 7,204
Views: 1,363,821
Posted By Jedi5150
I just noticed you're from Saskatchewan. ...

I just noticed you're from Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan is the only place in the world where you can watch your dog run away for two days...

When someone moves from Saskatchewan to Alberta they...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7,204
Views: 1,363,821
Posted By Jedi5150
I agree, it came out looking VERY sharp! Honestly...

I agree, it came out looking VERY sharp! Honestly the OD green GSAW has never really appealed to me (don't hate me folks :lol3), and that color Crobin seat improves the look 100%.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 554
Posted By Jedi5150
Doesn't work. I was in the same position and...

Doesn't work. I was in the same position and tried. I actually carried my top case into the dealership and they let me try to mount it on a new bike. The new mount is about 1" narrower...probably...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-05-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7,204
Views: 1,363,821
Posted By Jedi5150
:lol3 For sure. As does any business who makes...

:lol3 For sure. As does any business who makes stuff that I want.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-05-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,624
Posted By Jedi5150
Awesome! Congrats! You'll love it. I'd read...

Awesome! Congrats! You'll love it. I'd read tons of folks here saying, "It's a completely different bike from the previous GS's", and I wondered if most of that was hype. It's not. It is a...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-05-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7,204
Views: 1,363,821
Posted By Jedi5150
Today I did several things on my 2015 GSAW: ...

Today I did several things on my 2015 GSAW:

-Finished installing the OEM headlight guard (wow, what a chore)

-Installed Wunderlich 40mm (up and back) bar risers (haven't ridden it yet but...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-02-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,315
Posted By Jedi5150
Outstanding ride report! I just came across it. ...

Outstanding ride report! I just came across it. Norway is at the top of my "short list" of places in the world I'd like to see. Bavaria and New Zealand are close in line, but Norway wins. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,179
Posted By Jedi5150
Don't be so sure... I'm only 5'10" and I get a...

Don't be so sure... I'm only 5'10" and I get a lot of wind noise with the OEM GSA windscreen in either high or low settings. From moving around a bit I can tell you that about 2" taller than OEM...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,837
Posted By Jedi5150
Mine don't either...I think they fixed the vacuum...

Mine don't either...I think they fixed the vacuum issue by making the panniers non-waterproof. :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 11,397
Posted By Jedi5150
I'm going back and forth between wanting the ROX...

I'm going back and forth between wanting the ROX and the Wunderlich. So just to confirm once and for all (yeah right :lol3)...with the adjustable 2" ROX you do NOT have to buy a longer brake line?
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 105,674
Posted By Jedi5150
Congrats and welcome to the club! Gorgeous bike....

Congrats and welcome to the club! Gorgeous bike. :)
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,747
Posted By Jedi5150
I had them do this one pretty basic. I went with...

I had them do this one pretty basic. I went with asphalt vinyl on the sides and black leather on the seat surface....this is kind of their default coloring, but of course they'll make it out of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 647
Posted By Jedi5150
Interesting post, and very detailed. Thanks for...

Interesting post, and very detailed. Thanks for sharing. I'm curious where you gauged the temp reading on the cylinder surfaces...was it on the head covers, or on the exposed part of the sides?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,747
Posted By Jedi5150
Thanks! It's a Corbin. This is the fourth...

Thanks! It's a Corbin. This is the fourth Corbin I've had on different bikes and I love them. Very nice build quality, and they stay comfortable even after very long days in the saddle (I've done...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,899
Posted By Jedi5150
My wife and daughters love to ride pillion for...

My wife and daughters love to ride pillion for short rides. My older daughter holds the record of riding half way across the state and back with me. But I have to admit, riding is way more relaxing...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7,204
Views: 1,363,821
Posted By Jedi5150
It's surprisingly much more comfortable than it...

It's surprisingly much more comfortable than it looks. With how the pegs mount, I wasn't given very many options due to the strange angling of the Adventure's bars. Any lower and they either would...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,747
Posted By Jedi5150
836 miles on my new 2015 GSAW :evil ...

836 miles on my new 2015 GSAW :evil

This is my 8th motorcycle;
F650GS
R1150GS
R1200GS (totaled)
R1200GS (sold)
F800GS
R1200R
R1200GS
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 1,527
Views: 408,251
Posted By Jedi5150
http://maligator.smugmug.com/2015-R1200GSAW/i-Dxw4...

http://maligator.smugmug.com/2015-R1200GSAW/i-Dxw4DZh/0/XL/GSAW3-XL.jpg

http://maligator.smugmug.com/2015-R1200GSAW/i-6z76Lrx/0/XL/GSAW4-XL.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7,204
Views: 1,363,821
Posted By Jedi5150
Well, I figured it was finally time to take some...

Well, I figured it was finally time to take some photos of my new 2015 GSAW.

These pics show what I've done recently (since I got it a few weeks ago):

-ADVrider stickers on windshield,...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2015, 12:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,322
Posted By Jedi5150
I absolutely love the Advdesigns Highway pegs. ...

I absolutely love the Advdesigns Highway pegs. I'm on my second set for two bikes, just installed them on my 2015 GSAW yesterday. IMHO they are very comfortable and are in keeping with the rugged...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,229
Posted By Jedi5150
That was my first thought as well. If your...

That was my first thought as well. If your budget goes up to 10K, there is no reason to limit your choices to the year range you did. If you shop around or are patient, 10K can get you a pretty new...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By Jedi5150
I wish I had your mad skillz Jim. :lol3 ...

I wish I had your mad skillz Jim. :lol3

After about 2 hours I gave up and reassembled my bike, sans-headlight protector. I'll have the service guys do it when I pick up my top case. The body...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By Jedi5150
Thanks Viper, I had read through that entire...

Thanks Viper, I had read through that entire thread before and until now I never realized that one of the links had the PDF instructions. ��
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By Jedi5150
BMW OEM headlight protector questions

Howdy all, has anyone installed their own BMW OEM headlight protector? On the advertisement it says only BMW dealers can install it, and to refer to the service DVD for instructions.

I bought one...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-27-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,661
Posted By Jedi5150
I just watched the video, and WOW!!! Incredible...

I just watched the video, and WOW!!! Incredible scenery and excellent riding. I love seeing Australia in photos and videos. Going there is on my bucket list.

But that said, for the deep...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-27-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,661
Posted By Jedi5150
:lol3:rofl

:lol3:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 05-26-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 30,879
Posted By Jedi5150
Hahaha, roger. For that price I may just pick...

Hahaha, roger. For that price I may just pick one up myself. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 30,879
Posted By Jedi5150
You've got a tool for everything Jim! :lol3 ...

You've got a tool for everything Jim! :lol3

What exactly is that device? (aside from the obvious smart a$$ response of, "thermometer" :rofl) I'm not one to buy new tools often, I'll probably ask...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 30,879
Posted By Jedi5150
I'd be happy to. What method are you guys using?...

I'd be happy to. What method are you guys using? I guess I could try taping the thermometer that goes under your tongue to the grip...

I've just got to wait until I get my bike back from Corbin.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2,284
Views: 689,944
Posted By Jedi5150
Agreed, I personally wouldn't add graphics,...

Agreed, I personally wouldn't add graphics, although I know that's the look you're going for. That is one sexy looking bike with those colors.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,137
Posted By Jedi5150
I'm impressed you found a loose spoke. I can say...

I'm impressed you found a loose spoke. I can say for certain I've never checked the spokes on my wheels. After reading this thread I may start. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 30,879
Posted By Jedi5150
My previous GS's heated grips all worked...

My previous GS's heated grips all worked well..."warm enough" on the low position and almost uncomfortable on the "high" position, at least until it got super cold out.

My new 2015 GSAW heated...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-24-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,956
Posted By Jedi5150
For sure it's not a new program. I've gotten it...

For sure it's not a new program. I've gotten it on my last several bikes over the years. I'd guess your dealer missed it.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-23-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,316
Posted By Jedi5150
Congrats! I loved my Corbins on my F800GS and...

Congrats! I loved my Corbins on my F800GS and two R1200GS's. The only bike I've liked stock better than Corbin was my R1200R...I ended up selling the Corbin for it almost immediately after buying...
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