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Forum: Equipment 08-09-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,885
Posted By tsperez
A do it all outfit is not the best for any one...

A do it all outfit is not the best for any one situation. I try to go with one helmet but with everything else I have 2 or 3 or more sets. I live where it hardly rains (about 16 inches a yr) and...
Forum: Equipment 08-06-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,891
Posted By tsperez
A riding buddy shared with me during our Sunday...

A riding buddy shared with me during our Sunday breakfast ride that he has a RP 2 for sale because it was too big for him. I said "I'll follow you home and check it out although I'm not in the...
Forum: Road warriors 05-31-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,779
Posted By tsperez
On my 2003 ST1300ABS (now sold) I added a Corbin...

On my 2003 ST1300ABS (now sold) I added a Corbin seat, Turbo Tom FPR, and 2 Brothers cans. Made a big difference to me.

tsp
My Blog: http://www.airheadmoto.com
Forum: Equipment 05-29-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,838
Posted By tsperez
I use them often and never had problems buying...

I use them often and never had problems buying them. Of course I live in Texas so maybe they are much more common here. Lol!

I use the 100% cotton. In winter they help protect your neck from cold...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-24-2013, 01:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 13,116
Posted By tsperez
I just got the BMW Sports 2 Bag (small) and...

I just got the BMW Sports 2 Bag (small) and really like it. So far it has replaced my tank bag. High quality and fits good. Has a total of 5 pockets. Just did a review of both Sport 2 bags in the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-02-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 226,532
Posted By tsperez
Well... You got SPORT-tourers and you got...

Well... You got SPORT-tourers and you got sport-TOURERS. Some bikes are 20% sport and 80% touring while others are the other way around. Either way sport touring bikes have always been my favorite...
Forum: The Garage 12-19-2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 403
Posted By tsperez
Driver and Multitool Deals

I found a couple of good tool deals recently. Lowe's has a good deal on the Bosch 12V compact driver for $79. Another deal that can also serve as a Xmas gift is the Home Depot Leatherman multitool...
Forum: Equipment 10-24-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 22,965
Posted By tsperez
I use the Swiss Army Night Vision II. Not...

I use the Swiss Army Night Vision II. Not because it's tough (I don't have proof of this) but because it has a built in LED light. So far it has held up with my LD touring (never off road). A...
Forum: Road warriors 09-23-2012, 01:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,863
Posted By tsperez
Remove the ABS...? But that bike is so nice for...

Remove the ABS...? But that bike is so nice for the highway and secondary roads.

Buy another bike for off road???

tsp
My Blog: http://www.swriding.blogspot.com
Forum: Road warriors 09-23-2012, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 226,532
Posted By tsperez
Not many riders go for the sport tourer type of...

Not many riders go for the sport tourer type of motorcycle. So apart from the fact that not many people ride bikes an even smaller percent ride the sport tourer. I guess that I am in that small...
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2012, 11:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,239
Posted By tsperez
I use the Held Air glove (no longer made but it's...

I use the Held Air glove (no longer made but it's a summer glove) for all hot weather riding. And yeah they get pretty soggy when wet but if it's my area and true summer the temps are always around...
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 18,612
Posted By tsperez
I went from Tourmaster GX Air to Held Summer...

I went from Tourmaster GX Air to Held Summer gloves. The TM are not bad for the price but the Held are a notch up. My brother says his BMW Airflow gloves are the best he's had. Reviews are in the...
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2012, 12:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,473
Posted By tsperez
I got the AF 4 jacket last summer and like it. I...

I got the AF 4 jacket last summer and like it. I used to use a Tourmaster Intake jacket in the summers before the AF 4. While the Intake flows more air the AF seems to be very effective in the way...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-07-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,041
Posted By tsperez
Why do you ride a motorcycle?

Let me hear your reason for riding motorcycles. Go to

www.swriding.blogspot.com

and click on the article on "Why do you ride a motorcycle?". Scroll down to read it and give me your reason for...
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 27,647
Posted By tsperez
Cbx

I couldn't search (for 20 to 30 minutes it says) but I was wondering if anybody had mentioned the Honda CBX. But as I called up the last page someone had just posted a clip on the CBX. Cool.

I...
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2011, 03:38 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,030
Posted By tsperez
Touring Bike Options

I compared the Honda ST1300ABS to the BMW R1200RT and my brother compared the BMW K1200LT to the Harley Ultra Classic in our blog at swriding.blogspot.com if you care to read about them.

I'm like...
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,134
Posted By tsperez
Wind Protection Bike

I had the ST1100 and then the ST1300. Both are nice but the ST1300 added an electric windshield. You can't beat that for adjusting for different conditions. Last year I sold the ST1300 and...
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,295
Posted By tsperez
Even More Adventures

Nice to know that I am not the only one. I think in my case there are many times that someone else hits the end of a paved road and without thinking about it they simply keep on going. I normally...
Forum: Road warriors 03-24-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 20,751
Posted By tsperez
My Bikes...

Early 60's - lawn mower engines on bicycles - I was in JH school.
1953 Cushman Highlander - college bike - cost $50 (Dad gave it away while I was in the US Army!)
1973 Honda CB500 Four - First real...
Forum: Road warriors 03-22-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,295
Posted By tsperez
Updated Review

I put valve cover guards on my bike but I plan to install engine guards on the bike soon. I hope that will help in parking lot and very slow speed tip overs.

Anyways...
I've updated the review...
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2011, 01:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,295
Posted By tsperez
Wow! Kind of cool although I think you are...

Wow! Kind of cool although I think you are cheating a little by having that sign on the back of your bike telling you which way is up. :)

tsp
Forum: Road warriors 03-19-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,295
Posted By tsperez
Adventure Riding on an RT!

I've been riding Sport Touring bikes for a lot of years but I always have an interest in "adventure riding". I always think it's a no-no with the bigger bikes that I ride and making matters worse...
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