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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-06-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By TRUBRIT
Talking Escaped from South Florida

My Tenere and I now reside in Boone. No more boring straight flat roads
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-27-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,835
Posted By TRUBRIT
Mad maps

Useful to have. Gives you lots of info on roads and things to see and places to eat.
Forum: Beasts 03-26-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 24,837
Views: 4,579,292
Posted By TRUBRIT
Did my own

Saddleman sells the raw Gel pads in different sizes. Peel back the cover, get out the electric carving knife and slice off a layer, place Gel and re-install cover. I used memory foam to fill in...
Forum: Equipment 03-16-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 678
Posted By TRUBRIT
Agreed

Speaker placement and ditch the VOX. I would cough and it would switch to the Radio, but I could never get it to go back! 2,500 miles, 3 bikes roaming the Rockies, no issues. Conference between all 3...
Forum: Equipment 02-04-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,073
Posted By TRUBRIT
over the top

.....so that the things in your pockets will stay dry and the jacket won't get heavy when soaked:D
Forum: Equipment 01-10-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 982
Posted By TRUBRIT
helmet mount for me works best

You shoot where you look and no vibration. The WiFi remote battery does not last long but you can use it while charging. I have an aux USB power port on the bars and velcro strap the remote to the...
Forum: Equipment 01-05-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 677
Posted By TRUBRIT
Tank Bag

Camera in Tank bag and power to the bag = no issue on recent 2,500 mile trip on and off road. Took my ACER Aspire with me to load all the Videos and Photos. There were 3 of us so over 3,000 items all...
Forum: Equipment 01-05-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 883
Posted By TRUBRIT
ps

No issues with U Haul for me using this trailer to carry bikes.
Forum: Equipment 01-05-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 883
Posted By TRUBRIT
6 x 12 utility

I used the 6 x 12 Utility trailer with ramp to transport a GSA and a Supertenere to CO and back, You could get another GS facing rearwards. 3 big bikes would be the max. We used two self standing MC...
Forum: Equipment 01-04-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,937
Posted By TRUBRIT
Pic of the Guy on the GS....HILARIOUS

Is today April 1st? I am sorry this is way too funny:rofl:rofl:rofl
Just stick a folded T shirt down your pants, or a sheepskin washmit...
Forum: Beasts 01-02-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 24,837
Views: 4,579,292
Posted By TRUBRIT
Its called Pride

For me, washing the Bike is also a way of checking for broken or loose parts, leaks, etc.:D
Forum: Beasts 12-26-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 8,648
Views: 1,713,016
Posted By TRUBRIT
Freedom!!!

I think he called it Wallace after William Wallace, the Scottish Hero. Remember Braveheart? Very fitting for Ray, he of the Braveheart and looking for Freedom.:D
Forum: Equipment 12-21-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 917
Posted By TRUBRIT
Same set up but regular jersey

I used the exact same setup this summer, but the regular jersey over a Leatt ADV Protector. Very comfortable in the hot weather, and the stowaway worked great over the top. Less restrictive than my...
Forum: Equipment 12-17-2013, 05:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 616
Posted By TRUBRIT
Leatt 3df

I have the 3DF and find them very comfortable. They are flexible and have mesh on the back so they do not bunch and rub the back of the knee. I wear KLIM Dakar pants for my skin protection so do not...
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2013, 05:08 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 12,301
Posted By TRUBRIT
all very amusing

Chiefrider, FYI the first year the Tenere was introduced here in the US they had the first Rally, Where you say?......why the Yukon of course. Maybe you did not see any Teneres this summer way up...
Forum: Beasts 12-10-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 24,837
Views: 4,579,292
Posted By TRUBRIT
What is that white stuff????

Hmmmm, 5 degrees higher than normal down here. 84 yesterday out on the Bike, 82 the day before. :jkamOur Riding season has just started. Pity the damn roads are all straight:becca..............and no...
Forum: Beasts 12-10-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 12,301
Posted By TRUBRIT
Check the two threads in this section on the S10

Just check the two threads in this section and you will see how happy Owners are and how few issues there have been. Do the same in the G Spot and you will find thread after thread on various issues...
Forum: Equipment 10-22-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,285
Posted By TRUBRIT
ACER Netbook

I took an ACER Netbook on my recent Colorado trip. Did everything you need. Took a Passport in a small Pelican case as backup so I had all my Videos and pics on both in case I had a problem with the...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-22-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 2,512
Views: 176,461
Posted By TRUBRIT
??

Is this area also known as 'The Squares' ? NW of Janes Scenic?
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-18-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,364
Posted By TRUBRIT
Rambo

Rambo, I will just be getting up and going. No fixed time I am afraid.
Forum: Equipment 10-17-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 746
Posted By TRUBRIT
Tried this one

A Russian friend bought one of these to use on our recent trip out West. It is now an interesting paper weight in his office back in Russia :rofl:rofl It gave us a good laugh every night we were...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-16-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,364
Posted By TRUBRIT
Bump

Let's see if we can get some interest going.:1drink Riding up 27 from Weston early Sat morning. Leave Turnpike and 95 to the HD crowd bound for Daytona.
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-16-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 644
Posted By TRUBRIT
I am in

There is another thread on this. This is the inaugural EXPO. It is on same dates as Biketoberfest in Daytona. Check thread further down page. Hopefully this one will be a success and we will see a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-15-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 14,068
Posted By TRUBRIT
Stunt Riding problems????

Wonder if Quebec or anywhere in Canada have issues with packs of Idiots like in NY and St Louis? With this kind of deterrent I doubt it :D I think our Brothers in the North may be on to something.
Forum: Beasts 10-14-2013, 08:36 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 87,781
Posted By TRUBRIT
IMHO Cycle World have the best comparison

Long Term test...
Yamaha Super Tenere – Long-Term Wrap-Up

Is it still an adventure if nothing goes wrong?:D

The Go To Bike....chase bike....Photo Bike......The moment we threw a leg over a...
Forum: Americas 10-12-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,798
Posted By TRUBRIT
Nice job

Just Bookmarked your site. We are moving to Boone early next year so intend on exploring as much of NC, TN, and WV as possible. We have done quite a few trips on and around the Blue Ridge, camping...
Forum: Equipment 10-11-2013, 04:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,450
Posted By TRUBRIT
Medium

I am 5' 8", 155. I have the Medium with the D30 armor. I also use it over a Leatt ADV Body Protector without the D30 for trips off road. It is not a shaped jacket as it is meant to be loose to give...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-10-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,364
Posted By TRUBRIT
Will be there

Saturday around Noon through Sunday. Will swing by the ADV Track and see who is around.:D
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 09-29-2013, 06:06 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,364
Posted By TRUBRIT
In

Trying to round up some more in SFL. Same dates as Biketoberfest so all the Pirates will be in Daytona.:D
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,441
Posted By TRUBRIT
White with Amber covers

I have the SR Light bar from Rigid. White with an Amber clip on. On road or off it has not come loose. Definitely gets peoples attention with low beam and the amber during the day. This was from my...
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 13,265
Posted By TRUBRIT
SJ, Surprised to see this about pressures. Old...

SJ,
Surprised to see this about pressures. Old Git Ray is currently riding all over the US, two up, on a heavily loaded Tenere 1200. He is on K60's and runs his 36F and 45R with no issues. I run...
Forum: Beasts 09-26-2013, 05:32 AM
Replies: 24,837
Views: 4,579,292
Posted By TRUBRIT
Puke Aaaaaargh

My eyes!!!!!!
Forum: Beasts 09-20-2013, 05:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,375
Posted By TRUBRIT
Research

I suggest you read the S10 threads and you will see what people are doing with these bikes. The Ausies have had this Bike longer and they have beaten the crap out of them in the Outback. Can't get a...
Forum: Equipment 09-10-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,618
Posted By TRUBRIT
Pak mat

I have the Aero Pakmat. Weighs 4 lbs. 26" wide and 5" inflated. The case is the pump. Very clever and fast to inflate. Recently spent 11 days camping with no issues. For insulation I put the mat...
Forum: Equipment 08-27-2013, 05:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,461
Posted By TRUBRIT
Front protection

In addition to my earlier post. Disadvantage of a jacket with armor is that it does nothing to protect your chest. Next time you sit on your bike, take a look at all the stuff in front of you. If you...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 16,622
Posted By TRUBRIT
Congratulations on your trip

...From a fellow 'Weston'er...I live in the Islands. If you see a black Super Tenere around town, give me a wave:D Incredible photos. Been to a few areas you passed through.....but I can see I have a...
Forum: Equipment 08-25-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,461
Posted By TRUBRIT
Depending on the riding

Road riding in SFL I wear mesh with integrated armor, but separate Leatt knee protection. On a recent trip out West where we were going to be on some dirt, I wore the Leatt Adventure under a Klim...
Forum: Beasts 08-24-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 24,837
Views: 4,579,292
Posted By TRUBRIT
Agreed

I did not have too many issues with slippage but I did find it would prevent me from getting as far forward as I wanted when standing. Could not grip the tank with my knees. Next time I will go with...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-24-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,463
Posted By TRUBRIT
Flexibility is the Key

I have done many trips, big groups and small, where we have planned each day and stop. Always seemed to be a lot of pressure, imagined or real, to get to this place or that by a certain time. Last...
Forum: Americas 08-23-2013, 05:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By TRUBRIT
wrong

Just because a vast majority of Motorists in SFL do not carry Insurance, or even a Driving License, does not mean it is not required. Ask a LEO and see what he says. Yes you need Insurance, and yes...
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