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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 526
Posted By Bighead
Don't worry about it. Before the first ride they...

Don't worry about it. Before the first ride they will go around to everyone's bike and make sure the settings are set to what was mentioned in the initial briefing.

I was riding an OC Rally...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-02-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
I am 5'10" with a ~30" inseam. I run the low...

I am 5'10" with a ~30" inseam. I run the low seat and am able to flat foot one side (slight cheek slide) or be on the balls of both feet with the suspension set at 1 up with luggage. It took some...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-01-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 823
Posted By Bighead
Excellent piece of equipment. Really like mine...

Excellent piece of equipment. Really like mine and have had zero problems with it.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-24-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 31,536
Posted By Bighead
This concerns me also. That New England game...

This concerns me also. That New England game still gives me indigestion.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 5,624
Views: 946,236
Posted By Bighead
I do the same thing. My InReach stays in my...

I do the same thing. My InReach stays in my CamelBak and I haven't had any signal loss issues.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,938
Posted By Bighead
Glad I saw this. 2014 GSAW w/ ~2000 miles. Mine...

Glad I saw this. 2014 GSAW w/ ~2000 miles. Mine rotates about the same as everyone has been reporting.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,769
Posted By Bighead
Response in red.

Response in red.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-04-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,685
Posted By Bighead
With the Black Dog 40mm risers? I don't think...

With the Black Dog 40mm risers? I don't think so...cable was pretty tight at full left when I had them on my GSA.

The BDCW risers are really nice but the positioning wasn't optimal for me (short...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 5,624
Views: 946,236
Posted By Bighead
Installed a set of Wunderlich 35mm "up and back"...

Installed a set of Wunderlich 35mm "up and back" risers on the GSAW. My riding position feels damn near perfect now. :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 08-17-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,404
Posted By Bighead
I am using the BMW pegs set in the middle...

I am using the BMW pegs set in the middle position with the BMW low seat. I thought the low seat and standard pegs would work initially but after my first long ride felt like it constricted my legs...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-23-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5,624
Views: 946,236
Posted By Bighead
600-mile service on the GSAW. :clap

600-mile service on the GSAW. :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 06-26-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By Bighead
Quick question. I have what appears to be the...

Quick question. I have what appears to be the same charger but different part number (77027722471) that I picked up for my departed '12 GS...will this charger work with a 2014 GSAW?
Forum: GS Boxers 06-21-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2,368
Views: 291,315
Posted By Bighead
Yep...completely uninstalled Garmin express and...

Yep...completely uninstalled Garmin express and Basecamp a couple of times.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-21-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 2,368
Views: 291,315
Posted By Bighead
Sorry about that. Windows 7 machine and am using...

Sorry about that. Windows 7 machine and am using Garmin express for the update. Garmin Express worked fine with my previous Nav IV.

It looks like Garmin Express is hanging up but it did move...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-20-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2,368
Views: 291,315
Posted By Bighead
Just picked up the Nav V for my GSAW and am...

Just picked up the Nav V for my GSAW and am having trouble updating the unit. It's just hanging up on load screen saying "Downloading: 1% : 0 KB/s".

Any advice?
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
Looks like he has them unscrewed and zip tied to...

Looks like he has them unscrewed and zip tied to the beak.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
Pick up my GSAW tomorrow. :clap

Pick up my GSAW tomorrow. :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 06-03-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
Has anyone had the 3M (or another brand) bra...

Has anyone had the 3M (or another brand) bra material added to their tank sides to prevent scratching? My dealership is offering that as an option and was looking for feedback on how it has worked.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,738
Posted By Bighead
Very happy with mine and will probably look at...

Very happy with mine and will probably look at getting one for the new GSAW if the stock seat doesn't work out.

OP...check your PMs.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-17-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,829
Posted By Bighead
How did your GSA do on White Rim?

How did your GSA do on White Rim?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-29-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,042
Posted By Bighead
Is it all dispersed camping at this place? Looks...

Is it all dispersed camping at this place? Looks nice.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,474
Posted By Bighead
I use a Safety Seal plug kit with a Slime...

I use a Safety Seal plug kit with a Slime electric pump I picked up at Wal-Mart.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 16,717
Posted By Bighead
I'm going to guess keyhole cover.

I'm going to guess keyhole cover.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/3514/PN-050-083...

http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/3514/PN-050-0830/Zega-Pro-Base-Plate-for-Bottle-Accessory-Holders
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
Thanks! Looking at getting a GSAW soon and with...

Thanks! Looking at getting a GSAW soon and with my inseam would feel better with a low seat while getting used to the increase in size and weight over my GS.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
Have any of the new owners tried or bought the...

Have any of the new owners tried or bought the low seat for their GSAW? Thoughts?

Thanks.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-31-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,251
Posted By Bighead
Good point...not saying he will have any problems...

Good point...not saying he will have any problems but wanted to let them know there is an event going on. At least he is showing up towards the end of it.

I know that three of the trails he...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-29-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,251
Posted By Bighead
FYI, might be a liitle crowded when you first get...

FYI, might be a liitle crowded when you first get there as that is the last day of Cruise Moab...a big Toyota offroad event.
Forum: Equipment 03-24-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,311
Posted By Bighead
Try them both on. I really liked the Badlands...

Try them both on. I really liked the Badlands but eventually went with the Rallye 3 because of the fit.

Found that I was between sizes in the Badlands where the Large fit like a second skin and...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 261,560
Posted By Bighead
I was looking at your bike today when I stopped...

I was looking at your bike today when I stopped by BMW of Denver...nice ride. That blue is really starting to grow on me.
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,673
Posted By Bighead
Delorme Inreach SE...

Delorme Inreach SE (http://www.inreachdelorme.com/product-info/inreachse.php)
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 2,577
Views: 487,419
Posted By Bighead
Thanks Jim...I have a 30" inseam so I'll have to...

Thanks Jim...I have a 30" inseam so I'll have to check one out when the dealership gets a floor model.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 2,577
Views: 487,419
Posted By Bighead
What is your inseam? I am 5'10" also and have...

What is your inseam? I am 5'10" also and have been wondering if the new GSA was an option for me.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-23-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,749
Posted By Bighead
I had a complete rupture of my left Achilles...

I had a complete rupture of my left Achilles Tendon back in 2001. I would plan on at 6 months before you start riding again and maybe longer depending on how it feels. At the 6 month point I was...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2013, 05:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By Bighead
Powertank makes some good products and I carry...

Powertank makes some good products and I carry one of their larger cylinders in my Land Cruiser when I am hitting the trails for airing up tires and as a back-up source of air to run my lockers. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-18-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,457
Posted By Bighead
They still have the guarantee...one of the...

They still have the guarantee...one of the reasons I ordered a Sargent WS Performance Plus (Low) last week.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,101
Posted By Bighead
I think you are confusing the training location. ...

I think you are confusing the training location. We are taking the course being run near Hartsel, CO at their Colorado Training Center (http://www.rawhyde-offroad.com/colorado/index.html). ...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,101
Posted By Bighead
The elevation is around 8900'...easier for me...

The elevation is around 8900'...easier for me since I live close to that elevation. Bring the sunscreen and plan on drinking a load of water to stay hydrated.
Forum: Equipment 06-13-2013, 05:10 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 36,914
Posted By Bighead
I have the Staika and it is a really nice tent. ...

I have the Staika and it is a really nice tent. Pretty easy to pitch and it may as well be a storm shelter in high winds when everything is staked down properly. The packed size is a little bigger...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-12-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,101
Posted By Bighead
I'll be there for the same class...figured what...

I'll be there for the same class...figured what the hell since it is only an hour away from me. I'll be on one of their GSs also.
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