ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 198
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Smackit
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-08-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 12,588
Posted By Smackit
+1

+1
Forum: Equipment 08-08-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 990
Posted By Smackit
Mafketel - I know how you feel about the pricing...

Mafketel - I know how you feel about the pricing issue. Every solution is probably going to be double or triple what you pay back home, but it's just what the market is here. Look at an AT&T...
Forum: Equipment 08-08-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 990
Posted By Smackit
I posted some tips here, it's a little old but...

I posted some tips here, it's a little old but still valid. (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=626802)

I don't think Verizon is an option for you, as your hardware is not compatible....
Forum: Equipment 08-07-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 512
Views: 166,257
Posted By Smackit
I didn't notice any bend when putting it...

I didn't notice any bend when putting it together. I'll take a peek tonight when I get home and see if it looks bent.
Forum: Equipment 08-05-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 512
Views: 166,257
Posted By Smackit
Some great info and ideas in this thread. I...

Some great info and ideas in this thread. I needed a solution for hauling our camping gear so I went with the folding trailer via the 25% off coupon. Spent 5 hours putting the thing together and...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-04-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 1,450
Views: 127,790
Posted By Smackit
I purchased this mount a few months back. ...

I purchased this mount a few months back.

http://www.contactdi.com/2014/9891372.JPG

Didn't come with the wiring, anyone know where I can get just the wiring part?

Thanks
Forum: Road warriors 08-04-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 1,801
Views: 366,075
Posted By Smackit
Cry Unfortunately, I have to put mine up for sale. ...

Unfortunately, I have to put mine up for sale. She's over in the flea market if anyone is interested in an immaculate 2007 S Model.

Cheers!
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-03-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 1,450
Views: 127,790
Posted By Smackit
Yes, I see that now, wish they would add support...

Yes, I see that now, wish they would add support for HFP/Multipoint. For some reason, I thought the Sena SMH10R would handle 2 A2DP devices.



Well the hacker in me had to give it a try. Now...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-02-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 1,450
Views: 127,790
Posted By Smackit
Some good and bad experiences: Root is here...

Some good and bad experiences:

Root is here (http://garminmonterra.wikispaces.com/share/view/68639960) :clap finally!

Turn by turn is working with City Navigator North America NT on the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-03-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 1,801
Views: 366,075
Posted By Smackit
Anybody have one of these license plate brackets?...

Anybody have one of these license plate brackets?

http://www.contactdi.com/2014/svbracket.JPG

I'm actually trying to find 2 of them for a project. I would be happy to PayPal or send a check...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 446
Posted By Smackit
Eek HTC One M8 Camera buzz, focus issue

I'm wondering if any other inmates are (ab)using their HTC One M8's, as there may be a problem with the camera if you're an active user.

I’ve had my phone for one week and tried to take a picture...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-11-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1,450
Views: 127,790
Posted By Smackit
Thanks for your input and your efforts with...

Thanks for your input and your efforts with Garmin. My points were simply food for thought for those who may be on the fence about purchasing this unit. For those who do have a lot of experience...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-08-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 1,450
Views: 127,790
Posted By Smackit
Holding off on the big rant for now, my early...

Holding off on the big rant for now, my early impressions...

Purchased a SanDisk Ultra 64GB MicroSD card, re-formatted FAT32, works fine, but I'm not sure why you want to add external memory as it...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-05-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1,450
Views: 127,790
Posted By Smackit
Just what I wanted to read after opening up the...

Just what I wanted to read after opening up the box 10 minutes ago, oh well, still looking forward to participating in this thread.

Cheers!
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-04-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 632
Posted By Smackit
Just wanted to post a final update on this thread...

Just wanted to post a final update on this thread for future inmate reference.

The Tusk parts and other bits I ordered were perfect. I think I made the right choice by not ordering the Tusk or...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-09-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 76,869
Posted By Smackit
A smaller track off of Hawk Meadow Trail near...

A smaller track off of Hawk Meadow Trail near Somersett Pkwy, GPS 39.555363,-119.974458



Wish I could, family day today and still waiting for my gear to arrive from overseas. I’m embarrassed...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-08-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 76,869
Posted By Smackit
So I found this area behind my house called...

So I found this area behind my house called Peavine Peak... WOW :smile6, I'm going to like it here. Surprised no one was out there on such a beautiful day.
...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-07-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 76,869
Posted By Smackit
Hi Guys, just moved here and bought a WR250. My...

Hi Guys, just moved here and bought a WR250. My Reno newbie thread is here. (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=959568) Bike should be ready in another week, so I just wanted to say...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-07-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 632
Posted By Smackit
It's been a crazy busy week and I'm finally...

It's been a crazy busy week and I'm finally getting around to saying thanks for all the advice and the warm welcome! Looking forward to riding soon.

After a bit of research and fussing about,...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-05-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 632
Posted By Smackit
Reno newbie needs some help

Howdy,

Just moved to Reno after 15 years in China, must say that I'm enjoying the fresh air and mild winter.

Picked up this beauty last night...

http://www.contactdi.com/2013/IMG_2280.jpg
...
Forum: Asia 11-08-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 16,400
Posted By Smackit
Good stuff TB... didn't know those JH600's could...

Good stuff TB... didn't know those JH600's could run on Sprite :huh

Cheers!
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-28-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 297
Posted By Smackit
Question Bicycle Rentals In The Bay Area

Howdy,

I'm headed to the U.S. for my annual family visit from June 17 - 25. I googled and yelped for hours and have not been able to find anything reasonable for bicycle rentals. Seems that most...
Forum: Ride reports 04-19-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 24,700
Posted By Smackit
Fixed The Photos

The pictures vanished... :eek1 … thanks for nothing Apple and your crappy mobile me / dot mac fiasco. I re-linked all 245 images to my non-Apple photo hosting.

Never did post the final GPS route...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-21-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4,018
Views: 550,309
Posted By Smackit
Central Guangdong last weekend.... ...

Central Guangdong last weekend....

http://www.contactdi.com/2012/IMG1276.jpg

http://www.contactdi.com/2012/IMG1281.jpg

Cheers!
ChinaV
Forum: Face plant 11-07-2012, 03:36 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,528
Posted By Smackit
First off, get better, that is the most important...

First off, get better, that is the most important thing.

One small piece of advice to people that are not being stretchered away after an accident. If you get the chance to swap information with...
Forum: Ride reports 05-28-2012, 09:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,499
Posted By Smackit
Good report Rich :thumb, have heard a few...

Good report Rich :thumb, have heard a few stories, but it's nice to see it all wrapped up in a ride report. Love all those wooden structures in Guizhou and Guangxi...so much nicer than the cookie...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-07-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 14,432
Posted By Smackit
Hmmm...what have we here? Looks like the Shenzhen...

Hmmm...what have we here? Looks like the Shenzhen boys are up to no good as usual, should be some quality entertainment coming from this project.

Keep going, I'll just be sitting over here :lurk
...
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2012, 10:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,699
Posted By Smackit
Given your experience in one particular area of...

Given your experience in one particular area of SE ASIA, I would agree your choices were pretty good for where you travelled, but I think your advice of not wearing gear other people suggested is...
Forum: Equipment 04-05-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,699
Posted By Smackit
My Fox Comp 5's seem to let plenty of water in...

My Fox Comp 5's seem to let plenty of water in :D, but I have yet to find anything with good protection that breathes well.

Cheers!
ChinaV
Forum: Some Assembly Required 03-19-2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 79
2:1
Views: 25,995
Posted By Smackit
That was awesome :clap, thanks for sharing. ...

That was awesome :clap, thanks for sharing.

Cheers!
ChinaV
Forum: Equipment 02-02-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,699
Posted By Smackit
Mesh pants, mesh jacket, flip up helmet, dirt...

Mesh pants, mesh jacket, flip up helmet, dirt boots. Try for lighter colors and not black. Your rainsuit and a light fleece can be used for cooler weather at higher elevations.

Camelback for...
Forum: Americas 11-18-2011, 04:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By Smackit
OK, I figured that out. Just go to your gallery...

OK, I figured that out. Just go to your gallery and select "view - actual size" and then right click on the picture and select copy image location for the URL of the actual JPEG
...
Forum: Equipment 11-17-2011, 10:55 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 37,143
Posted By Smackit
Purchased a multitech last year, waiting another...

Purchased a multitech last year, waiting another 6-12 months to replace it won't be a problem.

FYI... Multitech in Asia has a removable liner.

Cheers!
ChinaV
Forum: Americas 11-17-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By Smackit
Hello, Funny, I was trying the 14 day trial...

Hello,

Funny, I was trying the 14 day trial of SmugMug and stumbled on this question. HillbillyWV, I will try to give you some insight into how I post my panoramas. I'm also wrestling with some...
Forum: Ride reports 10-26-2011, 01:51 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 97,778
Posted By Smackit
Yup, this report has it all... great photo's,...

Yup, this report has it all... great photo's, narration, barfing from heat exhaustion. I'm hooked :lurk

Thanks for sharing :clap

Cheers!
ChinaV
Forum: Vendors 10-24-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 32,140
Posted By Smackit
Seems interesting, but when I go to the website I...

Seems interesting, but when I go to the website I just get a blank page and I can't find the app on the Android market ??? What did I miss?

Cheers!
ChinaV

Edit: OK found the app on android...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-31-2011, 04:44 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 143,912
Posted By Smackit
The Suzuki dealer in my hometown was a great guy,...

The Suzuki dealer in my hometown was a great guy, the other shops were less than friendly. I ended up working in the dealership and my first "Zook" was the 1989 GSX750FK Katana. 40,000 miles of...
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,804
Posted By Smackit
Plusses for the MBA... I like how the MBA...

Plusses for the MBA...
I like how the MBA packs, it is very small. The weight difference is surprising.
I like booting the MBA, it takes 15 seconds.
I like bringing the MBA to a restaurant or café...
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2011, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,804
Posted By Smackit
I think the advice from hpsVFR is very wise. ...

I think the advice from hpsVFR is very wise. I've done a lot of traveling with Macs, and replaced my 13" MBP with an 11" MBA last year. Is it better? Yes and No. It's elegant, lite and cool, but...
Forum: Equipment 06-27-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,618
Posted By Smackit
Just curious, you were able to have a passenger...

Just curious, you were able to have a passenger conversation and/or listen to your music? What version of Android you be rockin' on your device?

Thanks!
ChinaV
Showing results 1 to 40 of 198

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 01:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014