ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Motomedic
Forum: The Garage Today, 07:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 689
Posted By Motomedic
There's also a much more secure way: ...

There's also a much more secure way:
http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51OjQu-7YFL._SP160,160,0,T_.jpg

called a torque adaptor
Forum: The Garage Today, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By Motomedic
Best one I ever set up/used before I got a...

Best one I ever set up/used before I got a machine was a 30 gallon steel oil drum with a foot of concrete at the bottom with a couple of weights thrown in for good measure and some fuel hose wired to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-18-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By Motomedic
In Spokane the official BMW dealer is Westside,...

In Spokane the official BMW dealer is Westside, but I've done a a few GS clutches (I used to work at a BMW shop). Currently employed at Coeur D Alene Powersports in Coeur D'Alene. I'd be glad to help...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-18-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
I guess (looking at your sig line) that more than...

I guess (looking at your sig line) that more than a few people in Conkling Marina knew I was in the area.... :deal
Forum: Orange Crush 08-18-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,202
Posted By Motomedic
Looks like stator wire to me too....

Looks like stator wire to me too....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-17-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Yep, good to be riding again. I brought the...

Yep, good to be riding again.

I brought the Buell out of hibernation figuring that if I stick to the road, I have a much better chance of fully healing without crashing again....:p3rry

So, my...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-16-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
My S3T is a '99- I pulled it out of the crate Sep...

My S3T is a '99- I pulled it out of the crate Sep '98 and set it up, and did the first 7 mile test ride on it when I was done. I then parked it on the showroom floor for 4 months. When I was ready to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-16-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Yeah, I keep having to clean the eyeball prints...

Yeah, I keep having to clean the eyeball prints off the inside of my visor....:deal
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 51,627
Posted By Motomedic
So, didya smack him in the back o the head for...

So, didya smack him in the back o the head for me? :D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-15-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Well, the 'Stich started life as their "gray",...

Well, the 'Stich started life as their "gray", back when that really meant "closer to olive drab than gray", but it's a bit faded after 15 years and kinda covered in the remains of the mud from my...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
So, it looks like my "comeback" ride from the...

So, it looks like my "comeback" ride from the broken collarbone/ribs will be happening this Sunday. But, in a rather special (for me) twist, this will be a road ride. Why a road ride you ask? Well....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 9,720
Views: 2,043,607
Posted By Motomedic
Rare Factory Sport Custom? :poser ...

Rare Factory Sport Custom?

:poser

http://spokane.craigslist.org/mcy/4618371650.html
Forum: The Garage 08-11-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 927
Posted By Motomedic
http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41Asd2KiqGL....

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41Asd2KiqGL._AA160_.jpg

I don't mind using Posi Taps, but hate the Scotchlocks....
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 51,627
Posted By Motomedic
Make sure you smack ol' JettinJim in the back of...

Make sure you smack ol' JettinJim in the back of the head for me! :D

I don't post a lot in your thread, obviously, but I'm still following along, wishing I was still on the road too! Life here in...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-01-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Egggs-actly. :thumb

Egggs-actly. :thumb
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-31-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Seems like I mentioned the possibility that...

Seems like I mentioned the possibility that asking about tying a bike down for transport was a subject that would bring about many opinions? Kinda like what oil to use? :deal

For the record, I...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-30-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,241
Posted By Motomedic
Simple solution- when it starts to weave, twist...

Simple solution- when it starts to weave, twist the throttle a bit harder....:p3rry
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-28-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
This is on e of those debates that rages...

This is on e of those debates that rages alongside the "best oil" and "best chain lube" discussions.

I don't like leaving my suspension tied down more than a day or so, but generations of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-26-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
http://www.cdapowersports.com/ :D ...

http://www.cdapowersports.com/ :D

(unabashed self-promotion...)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-24-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9,720
Views: 2,043,607
Posted By Motomedic
Didya notice the spelling/abbreviation of the...

Didya notice the spelling/abbreviation of the motorcycle's brand on the title?

"KAWK"



(cue immature laughter, Beavis's voice...)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-22-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
You better hurry up, Winter is Coming.....:evil ...

You better hurry up, Winter is Coming.....:evil

I'm probably gonna ride to work on Thursday- Doctor's appointment tomorrow to remove the stitches (staples? I haven't even looked yet! :rofl)
Forum: Orange Crush 07-21-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,538
Posted By Motomedic
Ummm, my old '04 has the sticker on the left...

Ummm, my old '04 has the sticker on the left side.....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-14-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
I feel much better now that the broken ends of my...

I feel much better now that the broken ends of my clavicle aren't grinding on each other. :evil

And daytime TV sucks. WTF am I gonna do for the next couple weeks? Crap.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-13-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Turned out to be a small gathering. WU7X &...

Turned out to be a small gathering. WU7X & Family, smithe, moto-treks and his better half, Gearhead and myself.

In a singular affront to the established rules of ADV, no photos were taken. Not of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-13-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,062
Posted By Motomedic
Ummmmm, yeah. Been a HD wrench for 15+years...

Ummmmm, yeah. Been a HD wrench for 15+years now.....:D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-12-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Someone's in charge? :huh :poser ...

Someone's in charge? :huh


:poser


I've got my kids in the morning, so I"ll be arriving around 5ish.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-11-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Hey buddy! Haven't heard from you for a while. ...

Hey buddy! Haven't heard from you for a while.

Yeah well, you'd think after riding two-wheelers for 40 years, I'd have figured out how not to fall off the damn things!:rofl
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-11-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
I've wondered about the yellow flowered plants...

I've wondered about the yellow flowered plants myself. Being a recent transplant to WA, I'm actually surprised it's rapeseed.

I love it when I learn something new! :clap
Forum: Orange Crush 07-11-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,565
Posted By Motomedic
Yep. The start relay controls the majority of...

Yep. The start relay controls the majority of juice thru the bike. It's down there next to the battery, on the right side. People have reported the contacts corroding, etc.

Mine had the same...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-11-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Feike is doing much better with the installation...

Feike is doing much better with the installation of my new "farkle". A spot o'discomfort has me sucking down a Hydrocodone (or 2) and posting here at 3:30AM though.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-10-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,019
Posted By Motomedic
140k (ish)

140k (ish)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-10-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 790
Views: 37,079
Posted By Motomedic
Well boys, it looks like I'm out. My...

Well boys, it looks like I'm out.

My 9-fiddy spit me off the other day and the plate was installed in my clavicle today. No riding for a few weeks. And, no gas money for the car, as I won't be...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-10-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,565
Posted By Motomedic
Starter relay. Well documented here. BTW,...

Starter relay. Well documented here.

BTW, the Suzuki DL1K uses the same relay, a bit cheaper and quicker to get.....
Forum: Orange Crush 07-10-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By Motomedic
It's pretty easy to change them out. But, since...

It's pretty easy to change them out. But, since all 4 (!) cables need to be replaced, ya gotta remove the tank. You don't need to remove the side panel, just the two forward screws and flex it out...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Sunday. Show up when you can- we don't...

Sunday.

Show up when you can- we don't usually have a rule about having to show up at a specific time to be welcome. :D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Congrats on the new ride JJ! :clap Every...

Congrats on the new ride JJ! :clap

Every time I get on a "real" dirt bike after riding the 950, I feel like I'm riding a damn toothpick!:rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,062
Posted By Motomedic
The HD in Crystal Skull was a Cross Bones,...

The HD in Crystal Skull was a Cross Bones, essentially a Softail Springer with some minor changes.

I especially enjoyed watching him "kick" the bike to start it. Since it was a Cross Bones, it was...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Hey- I didn't f*ck up- it was one of them sudden...

Hey- I didn't f*ck up- it was one of them sudden gusts of gravity I keep tellin' ya about! :rofl
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
Since I've got surgery (installing more hardware...

Since I've got surgery (installing more hardware :bluduh ) in the morning, let's NOT get together tomorrow, mmmmkay? :D

Maybe Sunday?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-08-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5,491
Views: 291,361
Posted By Motomedic
:rofl:freaky But considering it'll be a...

:rofl:freaky

But considering it'll be a couple weeks before I can ride again. wouldn't this one be more appropriate?

<iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/1L-oKuuf_wQ" allowfullscreen=""...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 09:01 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014