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Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 11:36 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 18,830
Posted By BillMoore
Yeah, I'm an engineer too, but IMHO this is a...

Yeah, I'm an engineer too, but IMHO this is a design issue, as in the engineers who designed it screwed up... You shouldn't need to be an engineer to be able to figure out how to safely disengage the...
Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 10:45 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 18,830
Posted By BillMoore
The issue with mine is that the little tab that...

The issue with mine is that the little tab that the button moves in and out no longer will come out when you release the button - it stays inside the base.
Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 07:50 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 18,830
Posted By BillMoore
Well it looks like I got one of the bad ones....

Well it looks like I got one of the bad ones. I've had them for about 10 days, we've only ridden with them once, and that was just a short ride. Went to take them off the bases tonight to charge for...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 18,830
Posted By BillMoore
The antennas were up, Audio Multitasking was on,...

The antennas were up, Audio Multitasking was on, Intercom-Audio Overlay Sensitivity was set to 6. I bumped it up to 8 and will see if that makes any difference on our next ride together.

Also, the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By BillMoore
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=100125...

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1001253
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-13-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,224
Posted By BillMoore
Same here. When I bought the Suzuki, I was...

Same here. When I bought the Suzuki, I was prepared to pay cash, but Suzuki had a 0% financing deal that I couldn't pass up. If someone wants to lend me money for free, I'll take it (and only make...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 18,830
Posted By BillMoore
Got my dual pack installed on our helmets last...

Got my dual pack installed on our helmets last night after updating the firmware, resetting, re-pairing, and pairing to my phone which has the android app on it.

Easy install and everything seems...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-12-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,466
Posted By BillMoore
I'm going!

I'm going!
Forum: Vendors 08-10-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,191
Posted By BillMoore
Got my dual pack yesterday, thanks to Adam and...

Got my dual pack yesterday, thanks to Adam and RocketMoto for the great service and great price! Can't wait to try it out!
Forum: Equipment 07-31-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,263
Posted By BillMoore
I have 4 DS helmets - AFX FX-39, AFX FX-41, Bilt...

I have 4 DS helmets - AFX FX-39, AFX FX-41, Bilt Explorer Adventure, and recently picked up an XD4. The XD4 definitely is superior to the other 3, by a substantial margin. It is significantly quieter...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-20-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,192
Posted By BillMoore
I have it as well. First noticed it about a year...

I have it as well. First noticed it about a year ago, and thought it was just some large calluses on my palms, didn't notice any loss of flexibility in the joints.

Then about 6 months ago I...
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 18,830
Posted By BillMoore
Good to know! I won't sweat that one while I wait...

Good to know! I won't sweat that one while I wait my turn on the RocketMoto wait list... :rofl
Forum: Equipment 07-16-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 18,830
Posted By BillMoore
Hmmm, how does that compare to the SMH10?

Hmmm, how does that compare to the SMH10?
Forum: The Garage 07-03-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,459
Posted By BillMoore
Your location isn't set on your profile, so I...

Your location isn't set on your profile, so I can't tell what kind of climate you live in, but if it is anywhere where you get much rain or snow, carpet on a garage floor is going to suck...

Drive...
Forum: Equipment 07-01-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 44,522
Posted By BillMoore
I just sent you the code I got from Koolranch. :D

I just sent you the code I got from Koolranch. :D
Forum: Equipment 07-01-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 44,522
Posted By BillMoore
I wasn't able to use the coupon code from...

I wasn't able to use the coupon code from Koolranch, so I will pm it to the first inmate who posts up here in this thread asking for it...
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 44,522
Posted By BillMoore
Got it, thanks!!!

Got it, thanks!!!
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 44,522
Posted By BillMoore
Somebody used it and didn't post up, code is no...

Somebody used it and didn't post up, code is no longer valid...
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,480
Posted By BillMoore
Head to the men's room, wet my hands and run them...

Head to the men's room, wet my hands and run them through my hair to ruffle it up a bit, and I'm good to go...
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,795
Posted By BillMoore
I found a condition today where these earplugs do...

I found a condition today where these earplugs do not work so well... a ride with significant altitude changes. The problem is that the plugs seal too well, and the expansion of the trapped air puts...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,985
Posted By BillMoore
Sorry, I got the brand wrong, mine actually is LC...

Sorry, I got the brand wrong, mine actually is LC brand:

http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/7342/i/lc-5-gallon-utility-jug

Caps and seals look identical...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,985
Posted By BillMoore
I bought the Fly Racing version of that jug, and...

I bought the Fly Racing version of that jug, and it is the worst fuel jug ever in my opinion. The o-ring for the lid does not fit properly, so if you ever so slightly over-tighten the lid, the o-ring...
Forum: Equipment 06-15-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,795
Posted By BillMoore
I just ordered 12 more pairs of them today. My...

I just ordered 12 more pairs of them today. My wife tried them on our ride yesterday, and she is sold on them as well!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-15-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,785
Posted By BillMoore
There is a lot more to it than simply the number...

There is a lot more to it than simply the number of pixels. The size of the sensor and the quality of the optics are actually way more important than the number of pixels once you get over somewhere...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,188
Posted By BillMoore
Mine have endured about a year and a half of...

Mine have endured about a year and a half of serious abuse with no issues, so I wouldn't worry too much. I think huguesfrederic must have gotten a bad pair, sounds like a warranty issue to me...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,731
Posted By BillMoore
Wow, sounds like a warranty issue. Have you...

Wow, sounds like a warranty issue. Have you contacted Gaerne or the retailer you purchased them from? I've been abusing mine pretty hard for about a year and a half now, and have zero issues with...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,795
Posted By BillMoore
After a few rides with these, I am convinced that...

After a few rides with these, I am convinced that these are the best earplugs ever. Very comfortable on long rides, immediate seal, no problem with helmet unsealing them, great noise blocking.

An...
Forum: Vendors 06-08-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1,452
Views: 239,524
Posted By BillMoore
The very first post in this thread says to PM...

The very first post in this thread says to PM them first to verify ADVRider membership, and then call for info. So I wouldn't hold my breath waiting on a reply to that PM... instead follow the...
Forum: The Garage 05-29-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,490
Posted By BillMoore
I have a Stihl FS-130 with the handlebars and...

I have a Stihl FS-130 with the handlebars and harness that I've had for 6 or 7 years now, and it has been awesome. I have never done anything to it except replace string, replace the trimmer heads...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-23-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,152
Posted By BillMoore
I have wood blocks (actually a section of 4x6...

I have wood blocks (actually a section of 4x6 with a 2x8 screwed into to make it 2" taller and to give a sturdy base) that I slide under the bike frame. The height of the blocks is such that there...
Forum: Equipment 05-22-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,795
Posted By BillMoore
I ordered a travel pack of these yesterday to try...

I ordered a travel pack of these yesterday to try out. Got notification that they shipped today. Can't wait to try them!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-15-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 929
Posted By BillMoore
It mostly is just King and Snohomish county that...

It mostly is just King and Snohomish county that have this problem. Lots of good riding up in Skagit and Whatcom, over on the peninsula, and on the other side of the passes.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-12-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 2,486
Views: 263,761
Posted By BillMoore
Yeah we did! We were over there all weekend, and...

Yeah we did! We were over there all weekend, and we also spent some time exploring the forest roads off of Meadow Creek Rd along the Chiwawa River. Lots of snow up that way too. We spent Friday and...
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 556
Posted By BillMoore
My personal experience with MotoCinch was bad. ...

My personal experience with MotoCinch was bad. One of mine sheared off right at the pin head that goes into the l-track. The bike fell over into the other bike and dented its gas tank. Luckily it...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-11-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 2,486
Views: 263,761
Posted By BillMoore
Yeah, my wife and I came in from Merry Canyon Rd...

Yeah, my wife and I came in from Merry Canyon Rd today, took the powerline trail up to 7520 and Entiat Summit Rd. We then headed up towards Chumstick summit, and got turned back by deep snow, then...
Forum: Equipment 05-09-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,076
Posted By BillMoore
The thing that rules out the N44 for me is the...

The thing that rules out the N44 for me is the inability to have both the visor and the faceshield at the same time. To me that is the whole point of a dual sport helmet...
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,076
Posted By BillMoore
Oh well, I probably won't be getting a new helmet...

Oh well, I probably won't be getting a new helmet this season anyway, seeing as I've only had the FX-41 for a few months now... :D
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,076
Posted By BillMoore
Ooooh... tell me more! :ear

Ooooh... tell me more! :ear
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,076
Posted By BillMoore
My AFX FX-41 has an adjustable visor that also is...

My AFX FX-41 has an adjustable visor that also is quite long (much longer than the one on the AFX FX-39, which was basically a cosmetic visor only). It also is pretty good for not grabbing the wind...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 767
Posted By BillMoore
What time of year are you going? We were there...

What time of year are you going? We were there back in early April, and most days needed jackets in the morning, just jerseys in the afternoon, but a couple of days were chilly enough to keep the...
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