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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-13-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Uh oh. What's the issue?

Uh oh. What's the issue?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,408
Posted By WoodButcher
Pretty sure it is hidden on the bike. ...

Pretty sure it is hidden on the bike. Unfortunately I've slept too many times since I hid it. I suspect being stranded with stimulate my memory. :rofl
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-12-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
What was it like buying from somebody other than...

What was it like buying from somebody other than Robert?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-12-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Slight subject change, but for those of you that...

Slight subject change, but for those of you that liked dealing with Lone Star BMW/Triumph, we are doing a Thank you BBQ party for them on Nov 1st. Details here:...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-11-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Except me. Totally normal.

Except me. Totally normal.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By WoodButcher
I have an 09 GSA, uses the same seat. My panel...

I have an 09 GSA, uses the same seat. My panel was mounted above the battery with the stock seat and with a Sargent. However I had to move it to the tool tray when I got a Saddleman seat. It is...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 730
Posted By WoodButcher
Water typically isn't an issue with mineral oil...

Water typically isn't an issue with mineral oil based hydraulic systems like the 1200 GS uses. On a system that uses brake fluid, which absorbs moisture, that would be a possibility.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 518
Posted By WoodButcher
Something to carry in your wallet in case you...

Something to carry in your wallet in case you lose your big key. Or stash on the bike for emergencies on long trips.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 489
Posted By WoodButcher
Haven't heard from the OP. He hasn't been on...

Haven't heard from the OP. He hasn't been on since the day he started this thread. I guess he'll check in eventually.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-10-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
What tires do you have on it? Those new 805's? ...

What tires do you have on it? Those new 805's? Just curious to hear how they work. I doubt I can get away for a real ride this weekend. Wish I could with the forecast being so good for Saturday.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-08-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 489
Posted By WoodButcher
Send me a PM. I'm in Round Rock and have a gs-911...

Send me a PM. I'm in Round Rock and have a gs-911 and we can hook it up and look for errors.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-07-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 257
Posted By WoodButcher
Well, there is some beach riding. Plus offroad...

Well, there is some beach riding. Plus offroad trails in the Sam Houston national forest. Plus dual sport roads if it is plated.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-07-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Unplanned power outage. Didn't come up cleanly.

Unplanned power outage. Didn't come up cleanly.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-07-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Word is that it should be up soon.

Word is that it should be up soon.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-02-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Hmm, That's an interesting place for a crack. ...

Hmm, That's an interesting place for a crack. New motor or just new crank shaft?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-29-2014, 11:36 AM
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Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Well, I haven't slammed Tom in about a week, so...

Well, I haven't slammed Tom in about a week, so here is goes. He'd need a bike that was running long enough to wear them out. One tire, one repair job. Okay Tom, happy birthday. Enjoy the new...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-28-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By WoodButcher
Thanks for the comments. We decided to put it off...

Thanks for the comments. We decided to put it off until mid Sept. Got to make the most of limited vacation.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-28-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By WoodButcher
Labor Day weekend weather near Clarksville, AR

Thinking about heading that way in a few hours. On the bike, will be riding in that area over the weekend. My question is about online forecasts for that area. weather.com is say chances of rain...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-26-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
I can see the cross hatch marks from the bar so...

I can see the cross hatch marks from the bar so i'm pretty sure it is a slipped grip. Plus I don't see on on the other side. And the advantage of bar end weights goes away (or gets reduced) with...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-26-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 2,873
Views: 389,138
Posted By WoodButcher
I blame that on the electronic dashboards in most...

I blame that on the electronic dashboards in most new cars. Used to be if you couldn't read the dash then you needed to turn on the lights. Now you can see it all the time and there is nothing to...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,651
Posted By WoodButcher
Wet pavement is fine. I actually have my second...

Wet pavement is fine. I actually have my second set on.
Forum: Equipment 08-22-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 821
Posted By WoodButcher
I'm in Austin too and commute almost every day. ...

I'm in Austin too and commute almost every day. You skin toughens up. :rofl Honestly, I don't find it that hot on the butt. Vinyl seats in a car in Phoenix was far worse. I ride in wearing...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-21-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Sounds like a good setup. What does that take...

Sounds like a good setup. What does that take the total oil amount to? If it is like other small KTMs, I'm guessing 1.5 quarts or so?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-21-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
What's the gap like between the brake and the...

What's the gap like between the brake and the enlarged cover? Is it thick there? I've seen too many gear shift and brake levers punch holes in covers. I did try and talk a brother in law into a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-21-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
BTW, I saw your account in the queue to get...

BTW, I saw your account in the queue to get approved so I went ahead and approved it so you are good to go over on TWT.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-19-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Yes, stay in touch here. Some of these guys are...

Yes, stay in touch here. Some of these guys are active on both, but the atmosphere here is quite different.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-19-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
but too true. We all have been saying things...

but too true. We all have been saying things about working too much, having young kids, bike breaking, having a baby, buying a new bike, bike breaking, wanting to back to Colorado, bike breaking,...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-19-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Why not? I do it all the time. Besides, lately...

Why not? I do it all the time. Besides, lately it seems like there is more riding going on over there than here. :hide
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-13-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
I'm not heading out until Friday morning. Only...

I'm not heading out until Friday morning. Only two days of riding for me. Well, I may head out after work on Thursday to get part way up there, but that is dependent on temperature and work load.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-12-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,085
Posted By WoodButcher
SOG is easy to follow. Blown out exhaust at...

SOG is easy to follow. Blown out exhaust at redline you can hear for many miles. Trail of parts and barking dogs.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-12-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
You taking note of my tire wear or riding style? ...

You taking note of my tire wear or riding style? :rofl

You decided on which bike to take to Arkansas yet? I'm pretty sure I'm riding the BMW up on Friday. Too out of shape to enjoy the fun...
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 34,220
Posted By WoodButcher
Just add my feedback on the Karoo3. I just...

Just add my feedback on the Karoo3. I just pulled mine off to save them for a dirt ride planned in Oct. i've got some primarily pavement riding in my near future and they wouldn't have lasted for...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-08-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
I blame my faster tire wear on this on softer...

I blame my faster tire wear on this on softer rubber and bad influence. Ever since I got them I've noticed a tendency to accelerate harder and to blip the throttle as I go over the bumps going into...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-07-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
I just checked my notes and I'm about 10 miless...

I just checked my notes and I'm about 10 miless short of 1000 miles on the tire and I'd say it is about half gone. So I'm expecting 2000 miles total. 2500 if im lucky. It has seen minimal dirt. Front...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-07-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Well, the Karoo 3 experiment on my bike is on...

Well, the Karoo 3 experiment on my bike is on hold for a bit. I'm going to head to Arkansas sometime in the next month and a half and was to ride up there. I've got about 1k miles on the karoos and...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-28-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
I was thinking of all the foreigners there. I...

I was thinking of all the foreigners there. I didn't want to start a worldwide movement. :D

On the other hand, a teacher protest is about to start up next door at the Dept. of Education.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-27-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Well, I stood outside the White House today,...

Well, I stood outside the White House today, grabbed my sack with one hand and gave an ADV salute with the other. Okay, so I only considered it. :rofl
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-24-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
Wish I was on the bike. In the car this time.

Wish I was on the bike. In the car this time.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-23-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 19,278
Views: 982,838
Posted By WoodButcher
I'm hanging out in Gettysburg right now. Hope to...

I'm hanging out in Gettysburg right now. Hope to find some shoo fly pie tomorrow. And see some monuments. Dipping into 60's tonight, but back into the high 80's tomorrow.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 844
Posted By WoodButcher
Recalls. Get the bike checked by the dealer to...

Recalls. Get the bike checked by the dealer to make sure they were done. You should have one for the fuel if that hasn't been done. There was a re-route of the clutch hose and some other minor...
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