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Forum: Americas 07-28-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 307
Posted By OtterChaos
Too true, I rode it a few weeks ago and it was a...

Too true, I rode it a few weeks ago and it was a blast. Here is a pic just heading out of Red Bluff onto 36.
http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/Trip%20two/P1010180_zps427214df.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 07-09-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 142,359
Posted By OtterChaos
I did get the reflash for the ECU.

I did get the reflash for the ECU.
Forum: Road warriors 07-09-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 142,359
Posted By OtterChaos
Sorry no idea.

Sorry no idea.
Forum: Road warriors 07-05-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,447
Posted By OtterChaos
Closer to your price point, no connection with...

Closer to your price point, no connection with the seller etc...

http://wildguzzi.com/forum/index.php?action=classifieds;sa=view;id=2368
Forum: Road warriors 07-05-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 591
Views: 142,359
Posted By OtterChaos
Finally got around to making a video showing the...

Finally got around to making a video showing the GuzziTech exhaust I had installed last week.

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/N8zfE8vRJTc" frameborder="0"...
Forum: Road warriors 07-05-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 591
Views: 142,359
Posted By OtterChaos
I'm on a longish trip right now on my V7 and the...

I'm on a longish trip right now on my V7 and the bead rider worked great on the long run from Coronado to Bishop in high heat, 105 degrees for a lot of the day...
Forum: Road warriors 07-01-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 764
Posted By OtterChaos
You could also look at Moto Guzzi for your air...

You could also look at Moto Guzzi for your air cooled needs. There are resources available if you need parts, MGCycle, Harpers moto and others. Here is one for sale around your price point,...
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 142,359
Posted By OtterChaos
I just got Todd from GuzziTech.com 2:2 Stainless...

I just got Todd from GuzziTech.com 2:2 Stainless Steel exhaust installed the other day, looks good and sounds good. I had the ECU reflashed at the same time and the bike is running well.
...
Forum: Ride reports 06-19-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 12,735
Posted By OtterChaos
This is very enjoyable, keep going please! To...

This is very enjoyable, keep going please! To think of the stories those woods and plains could tell of the war.
Forum: Americas 06-18-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 24,055
Views: 1,845,151
Posted By OtterChaos
Right? Just look at those arches!

Right? Just look at those arches!
Forum: Americas 06-17-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 24,055
Views: 1,845,151
Posted By OtterChaos
Thanks for the replies guys! I just figured it...

Thanks for the replies guys! I just figured it might be better to separate the household monies from the trip monies for a bit of protection so wanted to know if the was a bank to use or avoid when...
Forum: Americas 06-17-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 24,055
Views: 1,845,151
Posted By OtterChaos
Great thread guys, I hope to travel into and...

Great thread guys, I hope to travel into and south of Mexico next year and have a question. Are there any ATM/Bank cards that seem to work more often than others in your experience. I figure that I...
Forum: Road warriors 06-17-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
I chose the V7 as my touring bike because it is a...

I chose the V7 as my touring bike because it is a simple machine with an air cooled engine that has been around for quite some time. It is also relatively light at just over 400 lbs. Lack of HP...
Forum: Road warriors 06-17-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
You know I just ordered the full 2:2 exhaust from...

You know I just ordered the full 2:2 exhaust from GuzziTech and should have it installed on the 28th of this month. Big advantage of living less than a 2 hour ride from Todd is that I can ride down,...
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 1,095
Views: 118,832
Posted By OtterChaos
Got my LED H4 lamp the other day and installed it...

Got my LED H4 lamp the other day and installed it on my Moto Guzzi V7 Stone. It fits but was tricky to do so, I didn't think I'd be able to re-fit the rubber cap the goes on behind the stock H4 bulb...
Forum: Road warriors 06-09-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 1,211
Views: 99,632
Posted By OtterChaos
Z3n you need to post more often. Really enjoyed...

Z3n you need to post more often. Really enjoyed your write up of a bike I have no interest in buying.
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 12,520
Posted By OtterChaos
Count me in!

Count me in!
Forum: Road warriors 06-05-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,898
Posted By OtterChaos
I own a V7 Stone and I believe it does tick...

I own a V7 Stone and I believe it does tick almost all of your requirements except for the 200 miles between stops, at least with the stock saddle. As always YMMV but I rode mine 120 miles to get...
Forum: Ride reports 05-28-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,104
Posted By OtterChaos
I knew this was coming having read about it in...

I knew this was coming having read about it in another thread. Nice Doc!
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,291
Posted By OtterChaos
If the commute is so short and noise is an issue...

If the commute is so short and noise is an issue why not look at electric motorcycles? Should be free of fueling issues as well.

Not sure why 750cc is deemed too small and 1800cc too large when...
Forum: Road warriors 05-23-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
I believe you are right on the K60's. Still need...

I believe you are right on the K60's. Still need to work out a solution for fitting the front K60 onto my V7 without chopping the fender down to nothing. Stock tire size is 100/90-18 and the K60 is...
Forum: Road warriors 05-23-2014, 01:49 AM
Replies: 591
Views: 142,359
Posted By OtterChaos
Love the look of that V7 Stone in green, lets see...

Love the look of that V7 Stone in green, lets see more pics of it out in the wild!
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
V7 Content again! Added Dart fly screen to...

V7 Content again!

Added Dart fly screen to the bike along with MAS Engineering injector covers.

Before:
http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/P1000999_zps1ed2476c.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 785
Views: 218,146
Posted By OtterChaos
http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/P100...

http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/P1000994_zpsfcfabe1c.jpg (http://s11.photobucket.com/user/RickFi/media/P1000994_zpsfcfabe1c.jpg.html)
Forum: Ride reports 04-22-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 384
Views: 23,620
Posted By OtterChaos
Amazing photos! Love your reports of this area,...

Amazing photos! Love your reports of this area, I mentioned in a prior report of yours that I lived near the Mosel (need umlaut I think) river as a 10 year old and plan to head back there to explore...
Forum: Ride reports 04-04-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4,493
Views: 1,075,674
Posted By OtterChaos
They make keyboards that also work as a cover for...

They make keyboards that also work as a cover for iPad mini's. http://www.zdnet.com/5-best-ipad-mini-keyboards-7000018402/#photo

I have a logitech keyboard for my regular sized iPad and it works...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
There are reasons to buy the bike other than...

There are reasons to buy the bike other than suspension and oil capacity. I liked the bike for many of those other reasons and took steps to improve (IMHO) areas that didn't fit with my idea of what...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
Well I replaced my shocks and had Racetech...

Well I replaced my shocks and had Racetech emulators installed in the forks before ever riding my bike.

Is stock suspension "good enough"? Maybe but I'm pretty sure Gazi rear shocks and...
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/V7/P...

http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/V7/P1000794_zpsd2d3fd0d.jpg (http://s11.photobucket.com/user/RickFi/media/V7/P1000794_zpsd2d3fd0d.jpg.html)

On the left is the stock U.S. sidestand,...
Forum: Road warriors 03-04-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
I rode my V7 450 miles in a day and it was fine...

I rode my V7 450 miles in a day and it was fine but I was glad to get to the end. It was on backroads for much of the time so it was probably more about the time (10.5 hours) than the miles. I was...
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
Todd at GuzziTech is a good source for suspension...

Todd at GuzziTech is a good source for suspension upgrades. He did my V7 Stone with RaceTech emulators up front and Gazi Sports on the back. Can't compare to stock as I had them replaced before...
Forum: Ride reports 01-22-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,104
Posted By OtterChaos
In, love the Geezer reports, I plan on heading...

In, love the Geezer reports, I plan on heading south when I retire next year and I have Mexico by Geezer and South America by Geezer on my "must review and take notes" list (already read them but...
Forum: Ride reports 01-18-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 70,142
Posted By OtterChaos
Kedgi, Sorry to hear of your woes, I to...

Kedgi,

Sorry to hear of your woes, I to followed "Lobsters to Lammas" last year and enjoyed it very much. I liked your raw reporting style, when you were upset you didn't hide it and that really...
Forum: Ride reports 12-17-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 2,949
Views: 266,302
Posted By OtterChaos
I am following along and loving the reports, I...

I am following along and loving the reports, I hope to do a similar ride in less than 2 years once I retire. Thanks much!
Forum: Road warriors 12-13-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
46 mpg last two fill ups, I think around 48-49...

46 mpg last two fill ups, I think around 48-49 mpg on a long trip I took. Bike is still breaking in at 2700 miles so that may improve a bit but I'm thinking the mid 40's is where it will most likely...
Forum: Road warriors 12-12-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
Oxford grips wired to the warm 'n safe controller...

Oxford grips wired to the warm 'n safe controller is my setup.
Forum: Road warriors 12-11-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
And the flip side to waiting for the newest...

And the flip side to waiting for the newest upgrades is that you are now riding a "first year" model that may have issues with the new stuff. Having said that I danced around buying a V7 for a year...
Forum: Road warriors 12-11-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
The Oxford controller had 4 levels to chose from...

The Oxford controller had 4 levels to chose from but they have been known to fail at times, I used a Warm N Safe variable controller on mine instead and it allows me to set the dial to whatever...
Forum: Road warriors 12-10-2013, 10:16 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 168,665
Posted By OtterChaos
I've found that there is only one front tire with...

I've found that there is only one front tire with offroad aspirations available for the Stone (18" tubeless rims) and that is the Heidenau K60 Scout in size 120/90-18. All other 18" tires I've found...
Forum: Ride reports 12-06-2013, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6,679
Views: 2,026,439
Posted By OtterChaos
http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/IMG_...

http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a189/RickFi/IMG_0777_zps74ca35d5.jpg (http://s11.photobucket.com/user/RickFi/media/IMG_0777_zps74ca35d5.jpg.html)

Radioman undercover! I tried to get a selfie...
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