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Forum: Canada Yesterday, 07:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 985
Posted By crunchiespg
If you want insurance in alberta. Call Cindy at...

If you want insurance in alberta. Call Cindy at builders group insurance Calgary.
403 251 1700.

She's helped another inmate here who is temporarily in the country. And she was great for me when...
Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 03:37 PM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
http://i772.photobucket.com/albums/yy1/crunch139/M...

http://i772.photobucket.com/albums/yy1/crunch139/Mobile%20Uploads/2014-07/761C1D0E-6A3C-4CB3-879F-0D506A6F41AA_zpsr605ptz6.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,724
Posted By crunchiespg
Arai xd4. But it's all so subjective I bet...

Arai xd4. But it's all so subjective I bet someone else with the same set up exactly might have no issues. But for me it was unusable. And to be honest with my zumo 590 the set up didn't really work...
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,724
Posted By crunchiespg
Yep. The sound was excellent and more than loud...

Yep. The sound was excellent and more than loud enough, until the wind noise became a factor and in that fight the wind won.
The sena is loud enough to easily hurt your ears. But once it gets windy...
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 237,779
Posted By crunchiespg
Or talking in real gallons, 4.54 litres. Not us...

Or talking in real gallons, 4.54 litres. Not us gallons.
Forum: Canada 07-23-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By crunchiespg
I'd say the fighting is too late if the law is...

I'd say the fighting is too late if the law is already passed. It doesn't really matter what the dealers want.
The only issue I could see them causing is refusing to sell to Canadians like some...
Forum: Canada 07-23-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By crunchiespg
Well that was the point of this thread. Someone...

Well that was the point of this thread. Someone must know how this progressing.

The law was definitely passed and it is on the government law website as current and in effect law. We just need...
Forum: Canada 07-22-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By crunchiespg
Did you read my link? The law was changed in 2011...

Did you read my link? The law was changed in 2011 to allow vehicles from Mexico, under 15 years old, just like from the USA. But as far as I can tell the regulations haven't been put in to effect yet.
Forum: Canada 07-22-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By crunchiespg
Import from Mexico?

http://naata.org/index.php/2011/03/canada-to-allow-vehicle-imports-from-mexico/

The above says canada has passed laws to allow Mexican vehicles to be imported.
Does anyone know when this will...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 07-22-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 159
Posted By crunchiespg
Wrong forum

Sorry wrong forum.
Forum: Equipment 07-22-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,724
Posted By crunchiespg
I was using ear plugs. Custom moulded ones. They...

I was using ear plugs. Custom moulded ones. They are about 30db and have filters for music and normal talking. I also tried the surefire ear plugs. No better.

I was just saying without ear plugs...
Forum: Equipment 07-22-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,724
Posted By crunchiespg
i guess it depends on your helmet, with mine the...

i guess it depends on your helmet, with mine the sena was too loud to put to full volume without ear plugs when not moving. but at the same full volume the wind noise made the music barely hearable...
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 49,708
Posted By crunchiespg
Tenere seems to be really well liked in that...

Tenere seems to be really well liked in that test.

I'd buy one.
I'd say it's the best all around mid size choice we have right now.
Forum: Vendors 07-21-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4,151
Views: 886,455
Posted By crunchiespg
Sanjoh, any suggestions on this issue?

Sanjoh, any suggestions on this issue?
Forum: Beasts 07-21-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 277,917
Posted By crunchiespg
I was talking in real gallons. 4.54 litres. From...

I was talking in real gallons. 4.54 litres. From friends with the 2014 ktm the economy has improved drastically in real life use. Both are seeing 60+mpg us hand calculated. One had a 2009 and now the...
Forum: Beasts 07-21-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 277,917
Posted By crunchiespg
Yep. I loved my 990. But for an all around...

Yep. I loved my 990. But for an all around practical bike, for commuting and everything else up to multi week touring it has some shortcomings. 6L/100km of premium being one, and overly complex...
Forum: Beasts 07-21-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 277,917
Posted By crunchiespg
True. But at least it means something is coming...

True. But at least it means something is coming for sure. Unlike the wr450r rumours and the like.

And if it's a modern version of the type of bike the old Africa twin was then I think it'll fill...
Forum: Beasts 07-21-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 277,917
Posted By crunchiespg
Well there is the video of the guy from honda,...

Well there is the video of the guy from honda, chief designer I think, who says it is coming. That's more than all the normal new bike rumours.
And I don't think they'll be reusing anything from...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
For valuation purposes for insurance or if they...

For valuation purposes for insurance or if they are paying you out you want the full replacement cost.
Go to parts pit stop or other similar oem parts dealer and just price them all up.
I bet way...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-20-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By crunchiespg
How do you know? Your gps isn't an accurate way...

How do you know? Your gps isn't an accurate way of telling the signal.
I presume you have trees, hills, buildings and weather where you live? If so you don't always have a perfect signal.
...
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
The odo it seems on most is fairly accurate....

The odo it seems on most is fairly accurate. Certainly on mine it's close enough not to care.
The speedo, well put it this way, I've gone back to a weighted rope with knots tied in it for better...
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17,601
Views: 1,850,496
Posted By crunchiespg
Did you notice much difference? It seems to be...

Did you notice much difference? It seems to be about a 4.5% smaller circumference and about 14% smaller side wall height.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-20-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By crunchiespg
Max speed errors are caused by temporary loss of...

Max speed errors are caused by temporary loss of signal, causing the GPS to lose track of where you are and then miscalculating the speed to get to the new spot when it finds you again. It has...
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 17,601
Views: 1,850,496
Posted By crunchiespg
Has anyone run a 120/80-18 rear on their 690?...

Has anyone run a 120/80-18 rear on their 690? Specifically wondering if a shinko 705 will work.
I've got a brand new set of the shinkos I was thinking of throwing on a 2014 690.
Thanks
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,724
Posted By crunchiespg
Biggest thing for me is the speakers, although...

Biggest thing for me is the speakers, although sound pretty good, are completely useless above about 70kmh for me. Especially as I have to wear moulded ear plugs to protect from wind noise. Even...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-19-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By crunchiespg
As nice as that one is. I'm thinking something...

As nice as that one is. I'm thinking something more in the $50 range than the $500 range.

I literally need speed, and that's it. As long as it had the option to buy some sort of waterproof power...
Forum: Canada 07-18-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,038
Posted By crunchiespg
It went within about 10 minutes of posting it. ...

It went within about 10 minutes of posting it.

Good luck guys finding them and hope they work. I'm sticking to a wired set up.
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
No. The Africa twin is looking like it will be...

No. The Africa twin is looking like it will be 1000cc. Kind of a replacement to the 990 adventure but a lot lighter.

I was speaking hypothetically about anyone bringing out a 400-500cc adv type...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,521
Posted By crunchiespg
It wouldn't be such a bad deal if it wasn't for...

It wouldn't be such a bad deal if it wasn't for the fact he got it for a lot less than the advertised price.
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
If you want to upgrade to fat bars you'll need...

If you want to upgrade to fat bars you'll need new top clamps.
If sticking with 7/8th then any 7/8 bars will fit.

Personally I'd give paul at highway dirt bikes a shout. He will supply you with...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
It's not necessarily to replace the wr, but it is...

It's not necessarily to replace the wr, but it is too good a deal to pass. 2014 ktm 690 enduro r for a little over $9k. Only has 500km on it.
I might just keep the wr too. For a lot of things the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
Walmart society to me means being unable to do...

Walmart society to me means being unable to do stuff yourself. So taking it to a dealer is fitting into the Walmart mentality of relying on others to do basic shit for you. Many People today are...
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 222
Posted By crunchiespg
Good microphone for in helmet with a 2.5mm jack?

I'm looking for a good microphone, preferably something with a good foam wind cover to stick in the chin bar of my helmet and then have an approx 3 foot or so cord with a 2.5mm jack to plug into the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
Lol. You find me a dealer who has a good...

Lol.
You find me a dealer who has a good mechanic and I'd consider using it.

No I take that back, I wouldn't.

Most motorcycle mechanics I've ever seen in any dealers know absolutely nothing...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-17-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 51,775
Posted By crunchiespg
the weather and traffic are a one time fee.. pay...

the weather and traffic are a one time fee.. pay the $19.99 and the $4.99 and its free forever..
Forum: Vendors 07-17-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 4,151
Views: 886,455
Posted By crunchiespg
Noise interference

I've noticed that since fitting my advmonster 60 spot lights I'm getting some whistling electrical noise in my headphones when I plug my iphone into the USB socket in my tank bag.

The noise only...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 237,779
Posted By crunchiespg
Has anyone run a 120/80-18 rear tyre....

Has anyone run a 120/80-18 rear tyre. Specifically I have a shinko 705 which I'm considering throwing on a 2014 690 I might buy today.

Cheers
Forum: Beasts 07-16-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 277,917
Posted By crunchiespg
where? all i see is a cb500x and nc700x

where? all i see is a cb500x and nc700x
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 43,636
Views: 8,300,890
Posted By crunchiespg
this is for sale.. been offered a deal on a bike...

this is for sale.. been offered a deal on a bike today i can't refuse.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=994572
Forum: Equipment 07-16-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 54,031
Posted By crunchiespg
i thought they'd only do that once the contract...

i thought they'd only do that once the contract is up?

ill look into it. thank you. unlimited data in the isa would be helpful. we go there quite a lot.
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