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Forum: Hacks 04-27-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 15,420
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Will be 71 tomorrow. Still working full time....

Will be 71 tomorrow. Still working full time. Retired once and may again sometime. Planning on 5 weeks in Alaska this summer...using truck/camper not Ural or BMW.
Forum: Hacks 01-08-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,833
Posted By AirheadPaddy
As you can see, I have a GSA and a Patrol....

As you can see, I have a GSA and a Patrol. Starting to ride the Ural much more than the BMW. I use the 2-wheel drive off road in the desert...sometimes it's a great help.
Either way 1 or 2 wheel you...
Forum: Hacks 05-10-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,350
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Can't recommend Ski too highly. :D Great...

Can't recommend Ski too highly. :D
Great dealer, took the time to get me started correctly.
I have had a great time with my Ural. Death Valley with Mr.Cob, the Brass Monkey Rally in Az, good time...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,596
Posted By AirheadPaddy
If you haven't passed me, I am in Pioche, NV and...

If you haven't passed me, I am in Pioche, NV and can put you up for the nite. :D Just off Hiway 93.
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2010, 06:52 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 100,246
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Dave, Sorry to hear about your get off...heal...

Dave,
Sorry to hear about your get off...heal quick. It will be time for Death Valley before you know it.:D
Forum: Hacks 06-01-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,475
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Nice ride...congrats...bet you will enjoy it.:D

Nice ride...congrats...bet you will enjoy it.:D
Forum: GS Boxers 05-20-2010, 07:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,559
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Ditto on the servo...don't mind but would not...

Ditto on the servo...don't mind but would not replace if broken. Love :D the bike!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,205
Posted By AirheadPaddy
NAPA 1348 Castrol 20-50 GTX every 3K or so. ...

NAPA 1348
Castrol 20-50 GTX every 3K or so.
Now at 68,000 miles, no problems.
Same stuff in the Ural, different filter obviously.
Same in past airheads...never a problem.
My .02...:D
Forum: Hacks 12-26-2009, 06:59 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 15,422
Posted By AirheadPaddy
I don't have many km's on my Ural yet, but I have...

I don't have many km's on my Ural yet, but I have only ridden my GS once since I got the Ural. I loved to ride my GS. It is set up just right for me and I have put almost 5000 miles on it each summer...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Nice ride

Welcome back. Lots of bike to add a few farkels:D
Forum: GS Boxers 09-02-2009, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 543
Posted By AirheadPaddy
I have been using a small 75 watt inverter from...

I have been using a small 75 watt inverter from Radio Shack for about 3 years. I wired a Powelet outlet into my tank bag and then use their adapter to connect to the standard automobile power plug on...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-15-2009, 05:09 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,972
Posted By AirheadPaddy
68 in April. Just ordered an '09 Ural Patrol....

68 in April. Just ordered an '09 Ural Patrol. Been riding on and off since the early 70's and hope to continue as long as some of the OLDER guy's on this site. :D
Forum: Hacks 08-13-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,684
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Congrates on the new ride...I have an 09 Patrol...

Congrates on the new ride...I have an 09 Patrol (green-the fastest color) on order with Ski. Will be getting it in a couple of weeks.
Hope to enjoy it as much as you are enjoying yours. The dog...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-21-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,046
Posted By AirheadPaddy
'03

Well, I have an '03 GSA with 68,000 miles, servo, ABS and single spark. I have had NO problems and no surging. Must have the exception that proves the rule. :clap
Forum: Hacks 07-14-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 667
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Sidecar for 1150GSA

Trying to locate someone in the Las Vegas area with a sidecar on a BMW or other bike who would talk to me about driving a sidecar. Have never driven one but am interested in adding one to my GSA this...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2009, 05:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,473
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Flush

BMW here in Las Vegas quoted me 3 hours labor (per the book) at $90/hr. + materials...think I need Jim's DVD. I do the valves and throttle body's, guess I may as well do the flush too. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 02-25-2009, 05:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,074
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Had a Corbin and a Sargent, sold both. Have a...

Had a Corbin and a Sargent, sold both. Have a Russell coming now...will be sent to be built on the 26th of March. My butt only opinion, of course. Hoping for success this time:D
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-22-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Linky

http://my2wheels.com/forum/cmps_index.php

Best way to hook up with riders in LV....:D
Forum: GS Boxers 02-17-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,168
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Dropped mine in front of the Boise BMW dealer...

Dropped mine in front of the Boise BMW dealer location. Picked it up myself quick before too many folks saw me. Fully loaded but the Jesse's help. Then further up in Idaho in a gravel parking lot,...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-11-2009, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 619
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Ditto in my tranny for two years...I also think...

Ditto in my tranny for two years...I also think it made the shifting smoother...but that might be subjective.:smile6
Forum: GS Boxers 10-30-2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,304
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Congrats...will look for you on the roads around...

Congrats...will look for you on the roads around here...:D
Forum: GS Boxers 10-26-2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,304
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Pivots for me...like them alot...nothing to...

Pivots for me...like them alot...nothing to compare to however.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-11-2008, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,750
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Thanks for the write-up. I am going to pick one...

Thanks for the write-up. I am going to pick one up next time I get over to their store. Just the thing for loading a bike by yourself. :clap
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-11-2008, 08:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,984
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Leaving Sunday from Las Vegas. :clap To Stone, ID...

Leaving Sunday from Las Vegas. :clap To Stone, ID then to the west of Yellowstone in Idaho for a day. Through Yellowstone to Cody and the Buffalo Museum. Then on to the Rally. Don't have the retrurn...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2008, 08:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,519
Posted By AirheadPaddy
I used the Aerostich silver stuff on my Jesse's...

I used the Aerostich silver stuff on my Jesse's left box. Made a big difference:D ...never thought about putting on the inside also. Will try that too with the remaining stuff.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-27-2007, 02:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,482
Posted By AirheadPaddy
I'm in....:ear

I'm in....:ear
Forum: GS Boxers 11-20-2007, 09:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,157
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Been using the NAPA 1348 with no problem for a...

Been using the NAPA 1348 with no problem for a year...no problem.
2003 1150GSA
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2007, 07:27 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 53,782
Posted By AirheadPaddy
I often ride with a friend who has a "yellow"...

I often ride with a friend who has a "yellow" Gold wing. Whenever we stop anywhere everyone stops to look at my 1150 GSA with Jesse's. They want to talk about the BMW...my friend wishes someone would...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2007, 07:18 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 17,490
Posted By AirheadPaddy
One of the "OLD" ones

First bike with a motor a "Whizzer' in 1955. Newest an '03 1150GSA. 67 years old in 5 months. Leaving at 9am tomorrow for a three hour ride to relax...:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2007, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Elkhunter, I just took one (RCU) off my '03 GSA....

Elkhunter, I just took one (RCU) off my '03 GSA. It worked great and I would still have it on except that I installed Tobinators and the shelf would not work with them. I would be willing to part...
Forum: Equipment 04-12-2007, 09:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,873
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Fs

Have had FS HydroTour jacket and Apollo pants for a year...no complaints and no crashes to test. Would have rather had the Booster pants that unzip all the way but they were backordered at the time...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-28-2007, 08:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,554
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Sargent

Received my new Sargent yesterday....thanks to 8+ inches of snow today I can't report a ride but am looking for great relief on my buns this Spring...if it ever stops SNOWING. However, the seat...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2007, 11:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Seat

Will take a pic after work today:D
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-26-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,165
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Agree, not as much money but after 4 years of...

Agree, not as much money but after 4 years of retirement starting at 62 I have never been happier. Bought tools, sporting goods and hobby stuff all my life so I would have them when I retired. Only...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2007, 08:12 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,839
Posted By AirheadPaddy
1150 guard

Is this what you are looking to find???
http://www.adventurersworkshop.com/reynos_accessories.htm

Don't have one myself but thinking about this one.:D
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2006, 09:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,780
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Adjustments

They are leaning forward. I am using a CeeBailey screen. I will move the bike out of the garage this afternoon and take some better pic's. Have to figure out how to post more than one at a time. No...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2006, 06:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,780
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Tobinators on an '03 1150GSA

92338Sorry about the pic. Bike is stuffed in the garage with too much other stuff. In the process of moving some stuff to an other place. Hope it helps. If you want more, I will attempt in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2006, 09:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,780
Posted By AirheadPaddy
1150 GSA tobinators

I have an '03 GSA with a CeeBailey screen installed. With the tobinators adjusted I can hear my XM at any speed. Made a wonderful difference.
I will take some pictures of my setup when I get home...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2006, 09:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,157
Posted By AirheadPaddy
2003 Gsa

My 03 has 60K miles. Bought used, no problems except not enough time to ride as much as I would like. :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2006, 10:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,826
Posted By AirheadPaddy
Redline

Used a few weeks ago. Downshifts much better. Less clunky giong into 1st gear. Good stuff.:D
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