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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-07-2010, 08:16 PM
Replies: 8,975
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,275,145
Posted By scott_shelli
FS: 1996 R1100GS - With the extra's... GREAT BIKE

The time has come to part with the bike... My 16 year old son was named to an Under Armour National Baseball Team and the cost for the tournaments is outrageous... So, Dad gets to sell his toys!
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Forum: Equipment 10-24-2009, 02:32 AM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 716,075
Posted By scott_shelli
Version 3.0 - Improved?

http://photos-d.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs263.snc1/9034_1251587656718_1440317086_725891_3187093_n.jpg (http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?pid=725891&id=1440317086)



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Forum: GS Boxers 10-22-2009, 10:29 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,106
Posted By scott_shelli
1996 1100gs

I currently ride a '96 1100GS that I purchased from a good friend. It currently has 70,000 miles on the odometer and I can think of no mechanical issues that need addressed. It did receive a new...
Forum: Equipment 10-22-2009, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 716,075
Posted By scott_shelli
Damn... Back to the drawing board

Ok, the rack is off the bike and being re-worked... Between the suggestions I received on here and my buddy telling me it looked like a cookie sheet, changes had to occur.

Thanks for the help......
Forum: Equipment 10-22-2009, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 716,075
Posted By scott_shelli
Eh? The rack's intended purpose was to be "hung" from...

The rack's intended purpose was to be "hung" from the edge and removed easily. I cut an 18" piece out of a 6' long shelf. So, the rigidity (sp?) of the rack is solid with the one connection point. ...
Forum: Equipment 10-21-2009, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 716,075
Posted By scott_shelli
Painted with textured, heat resistant paint.

http://photos-f.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs263.snc1/9034_1250056378437_1440317086_721544_7949285_n.jpg (http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?pid=721540&id=1440317086)
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Forum: Equipment 10-21-2009, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 716,075
Posted By scott_shelli
GREAT suggestion... I will get that done this...

GREAT suggestion... I will get that done this evening! What do you think about painting it with the pickup bedliner paint?
Forum: Equipment 10-21-2009, 01:59 AM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 716,075
Posted By scott_shelli
Top Rack

Here is a rack I just fabricated. Nothing fancy, but it works well.http://photos-f.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs263.snc1/9034_1249546805698_1440317086_720439_2120889_n.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 10-21-2009, 12:06 AM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 716,075
Posted By scott_shelli
Welding Rod tube (keeper)

http://www.eastwood.com/media/catalog/product/p7023.jpgWelding rod must stay dry. These tubes are excellent quality and cheap. Ebay had this one for $11.00
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-18-2009, 02:31 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 7,191
Posted By scott_shelli
You don't spend $70k... Just enought to be a pain...

You don't spend $70k... Just enought to be a pain in the ass.

The real solution is imposing to most people, but very simple! Having worked in the Oregon Legislature (years ago), I learned how...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-17-2009, 01:23 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 7,191
Posted By scott_shelli
Go after the tow company

If this would have happened to me, I'd be going after the towing company and the driver in a civil suit. Stealing a motorcycle and shaking the owner down for $100 is criminal. Nobody ever does...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-17-2009, 01:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By scott_shelli
Perfect Coastal Day

Today was a great day on the Oregon Coast... Decided to turn the Blackberry off, put the riding gear on, and take my 11 year old daughter for a ride. We only logged about 60 miles, but she...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-05-2009, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 483
Posted By scott_shelli
Thanks...

I am on a business trip, so I don't think the 1/2 gravel will be a good idea. But on the way home, that would rock!!!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-05-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 483
Posted By scott_shelli
Bandon to Portland - Best Route?

I'm headed from Bandon to Portland tomorrow... I absolutely HATE freeway riding. What is the best route? I don't want to go as far North as Tillamook, so I was thinking I would cut over at Lincoln...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-05-2009, 10:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 396
Posted By scott_shelli
Two great toys...

BMW makes more than great bikes... My 330i likes the twisties just as much as the GS.

I WOULD HAVE POSTED THE PICTURE, BUT IT WON'T LET ME!!!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-28-2009, 12:42 AM
Replies: 1,754
Views: 74,272
Posted By scott_shelli
An idea...

The Art Institute of Seattle is one of the best art schools in the country and Bandon has an unbelievable artist who graduated from there. Her name is Lee Ann Gibson and she owns Gibson Graphics. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-22-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,519
Posted By scott_shelli
Lots of ways...

There are a multitude of ways to get from I-5 to Hwy 101... I live in Bandon and I've gone every different route many times. In the winter, on a bike or in a car, the best route is I-5 to the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-19-2009, 11:50 PM
Replies: 1,754
Views: 74,272
Posted By scott_shelli
Excellent...

Talked to my beautiful bride and she's up for heading to Gold Beach. Also have good friends who are currently in Hawaii, but will hopefully be back in a month that will make the ride as well. So,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-17-2009, 11:49 PM
Replies: 1,754
Views: 74,272
Posted By scott_shelli
Right about Tickets

Highway 101, from Brookings to Bandon begs for speed... Especially the twisties between Port Orford and Gold Beach. Today, just before the tight twisties after Humbug Mtn, I came whipping around a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-17-2009, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1,754
Views: 74,272
Posted By scott_shelli
Made it to the Prehistoric gardens...

Headed out of Bandon today, thinking I'd ride down and take a look at the Gold Beach's newest and finest dining establishment... Made it all the way to the Prehistoric Gardens, got sidetracked and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-15-2009, 07:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,966
Posted By scott_shelli
Southern Oregon

We live in Bandon and wouldn't think of moving, but I totally understand those who feel it's too cold and windy here. Bend is a pretty good place for outdoor activities, it has a little of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-15-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 1,754
Views: 74,272
Posted By scott_shelli
Almost neighbors...

When I saw the pictures of Sector's house, I really thought he lived in Bandon... There's a house about 1/4 mile from me that resembles his very well.

There is a place called "Black Lock Point"...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-13-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1,754
Views: 74,272
Posted By scott_shelli
Love the Ride to Gold Beach

I live in Bandon and the ride from here to Gold Beach is absolutely amazing! I'll be down to have a beer... You can bet on it!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-13-2009, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4,313
Views: 848,145
Posted By scott_shelli
tried to upload...

I tried to upload some pictures of the Oregon Coast, but it won't let me upload anything??? Help!
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2009, 02:10 AM
Replies: 404
Views: 108,027
Posted By scott_shelli
Incredible Machines

I bought a well cared for 1100GS from a good friend last summer and I've loved every mile of riding. The bike had 64,000 miles on it when I purchased it, but it had a new clutch and new Ohlin shocks....
Forum: Equipment 12-27-2008, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,045
Posted By scott_shelli
ChiTown INCREDIBLE DEAL

Wow, I have been looking for a Nikkor lense with the spec's that Chitown has for his and I can't come close to that price. I guess the moral of the story is - wait for the deal, it's out there...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-17-2008, 11:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 582
Posted By scott_shelli
I have an R1100GS and I've never had more fun...

I have an R1100GS and I've never had more fun riding anything. It's a blast on the twisties and smooth on the open road. I couldn't imagine riding anything but a GS, from here on out!

I happen...
Forum: Equipment 10-05-2008, 09:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 748
Posted By scott_shelli
Order tires from www.motorcyclesuperstore.com...

Order tires from www.motorcyclesuperstore.com (http://www.motorcyclesuperstore.com) and they arrived in 2 days. They regularly have sales on the popular tires and the price on Metzler's are the best...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-28-2008, 07:58 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 24,073
Posted By scott_shelli
Before the 1200GS came out, did you EVER hear...

Before the 1200GS came out, did you EVER hear people complaining of reliability issues with the GS line of bikes? It seems to me, and I'm by no means an expert, the R1200GS is suffering from two...
Forum: Beasts 09-25-2008, 09:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,169
Posted By scott_shelli
If you don't want final drive issues, don't buy a...

If you don't want final drive issues, don't buy a the newer R1200GS... Buy a trusty older version... They are bulletproof, have lots of character, and invented the lifestyle of adventure riding.
Forum: Beasts 09-21-2008, 03:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,169
Posted By scott_shelli
Have you considered a nice used 1100 or 1150GS? ...

Have you considered a nice used 1100 or 1150GS? You can buy them affordably and they are far superior to a new VStrom... In my humble opinion! Especially for a trip to Alaska.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2008, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By scott_shelli
Thanks for the advise... I was thinking that may...

Thanks for the advise... I was thinking that may just be the problem! It's extremely annoying!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2008, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By scott_shelli
R1100GS Rough at steady throttle

I have an R1100GS that runs great, but doesn't maintain a "smooth" running sound when holding a steady RPM... What could be the cause?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2008, 12:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 958
Posted By scott_shelli
The moutning hardware is easy to build...

The moutning hardware is easy to build yourself... You only need the simplest of tools and you can build whatever you want. With all the money left over you can look for other farkles. It's nuts...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2008, 10:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,906
Posted By scott_shelli
the bottom button should be your heated grips,...

the bottom button should be your heated grips, your sticker just wore off. I have a '96 R1100GS and that is where my heated grip switch is located. Mine doesn't have the RID either, but I wish it...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-01-2008, 02:43 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,694
Posted By scott_shelli
How did a Goldwing get into a conversation about...

How did a Goldwing get into a conversation about a BMW GS... That's like trying to compare a Swiss Army knife and a box cutter. Although both actually cut things, one is a multi-purpose tool with...
Forum: Ride reports 09-01-2008, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 630
Posted By scott_shelli
Great Ride... Glad you enjoyed it! Living in...

Great Ride... Glad you enjoyed it! Living in Bandon is a real treat, weather you ride motorcycles or not!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2008, 12:34 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,694
Posted By scott_shelli
Wow, an answer in 3 minutes... This site rocks! ...

Wow, an answer in 3 minutes... This site rocks!

Thanks for the informaiton!!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2008, 12:22 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,694
Posted By scott_shelli
1100 final drive???

I don't want to "hi-jack" a thread, but I have 65,000 miles on a R1100 GS... Should I start getting concerned about a final drive issue, or is it just a problem with the 1200's?
Forum: Equipment 08-25-2008, 10:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,521
Posted By scott_shelli
Um, excuse me for interjecting, but I clicked on...

Um, excuse me for interjecting, but I clicked on this post because I was interested in what people thought of the new blue tooth helmet at Costco. Is there any chance we might be able to steer the...
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