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Forum: Equipment 07-08-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By EddyQ
1) Suits are easy on/off. 2) Wearing a suit,...

1) Suits are easy on/off.
2) Wearing a suit, your top and bottom are connected. Sure, you can do this with separates but nowhere near as easily. Connected=safer
3) If you are the type that is...
Forum: Vendors 07-07-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,176
Posted By EddyQ
GT's are always out-of-stock

My '07 RT is in need. Is there any supply out there? Is it a supplier thing or simply a large demand?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-09-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 18,853
Posted By EddyQ
OMG it looks like somewhere in the Himalayas!

OMG it looks like somewhere in the Himalayas!
Forum: Equipment 05-28-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 3,814
Views: 601,698
Posted By EddyQ
:clap I wonder how long it will take before...

:clap

I wonder how long it will take before a redesigned unit is available?
Perhaps this feedback would help the SMH-10R design of a earbud jack that I heard was in the works?
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,398
Posted By EddyQ
Stop n go plugs are lubricated with grease and...

Stop n go plugs are lubricated with grease and never grip the tire. How can you compare them with ropes that form a chemically bonded repair?

That said, a Stop n go got me home (all but 10...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-28-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Another reason to own a Ural !

Another reason to own a Ural !
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-08-2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,745
Posted By EddyQ
Thanks for that info. And $10 seems very cheap...

Thanks for that info. And $10 seems very cheap also.
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,189
Posted By EddyQ
It is actually called hyperthermia which is the...

It is actually called hyperthermia which is the opposite of hypothermia. Your skin blood vessels open up when hot and bring the heat to your core resulting in further overheating. This only can...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-01-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,056
Posted By EddyQ
Nice work! I'm heading up to VT next week. ...

Nice work!

I'm heading up to VT next week. You have inspired me to pick off a few covered bridges. :D
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,182
Posted By EddyQ
Easy peesy . . .

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-0El4WS5Sywk/T6LLTL_IOYI/AAAAAAAAAxI/CHj0B75iw0I/s640/DSC07528.JPG...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,289
Posted By EddyQ
Old problem

The dreaded fuel pump cracks. . . .

Report it. http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/complaints/results.cfm?odi_ids=10428629&SearchType=QuickSearch&summary=true&refurl=email

Go here for a LOT of...
Forum: Equipment 04-13-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,557
Posted By EddyQ
I've just completed a winter with a pair of T5's....

I've just completed a winter with a pair of T5's. For me, they are very comfy and very warm. Quality is great.
The gloves got more comfy as time went on. I really like them.

So my gripe: The...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-11-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 901
Posted By EddyQ
Really cool idea. I wonder how they keep tools...

Really cool idea.
I wonder how they keep tools from being stolen or abused?

I'd go if in the Boston area. . .
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-03-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Wow.. .:eek1 Glad you are ok.

Wow.. .:eek1 Glad you are ok.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-03-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 74,164
Posted By EddyQ
I've spent a bit of time over at BMWST and don't...

I've spent a bit of time over at BMWST and don't recall this exact test being a failure or even tried.
There is a case where someone replaced the strip and didn't bother to calibrate. The new strip...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-02-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 74,164
Posted By EddyQ
Are we certain there are two independant...

Are we certain there are two independant circuits? Anyone ohm out a good strip to see if there was a connection from the heater circuit (pin 1 to 4) to resistor circuit (pin 2 to 3)?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-11-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5,405
Views: 390,741
Posted By EddyQ
Wow. I looked at that picture and knew exactly...

Wow. I looked at that picture and knew exactly where it was. That canal crosses a LOT of roads in its 27 mile length.
Forum: The Garage 02-12-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,394
Posted By EddyQ
Seems to me your temp guage is flakey. Not...

Seems to me your temp guage is flakey. Not uncommon. So you may consider another way to measure water temp.

Also, be careful what temperature you are adjusting. I had a controller with three...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-07-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
That would be a heck of lot of fun. . . It...

That would be a heck of lot of fun. . .

It always amazes me at how close folks get to these cars. Some of the photographers are within a few feet of a skidding car. Natural selection I guess....
Forum: Equipment 02-06-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,837
Posted By EddyQ
:thumb And a good sharp edge from your stones...

:thumb And a good sharp edge from your stones will likely last 4x that from other methods. I do the same method.
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 375
Views: 42,684
Posted By EddyQ
The Heat Troller is a pulse width modulator. So...

The Heat Troller is a pulse width modulator. So it is either all on or all off. So, for 50% setting, the current on is 90W worth, but for half the time. The duration of the cycle is about a...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,129
Posted By EddyQ
You will be happy. I fastened the remote...

You will be happy.

I fastened the remote with 3M Dual Lock. Super stuff and available most anywhere.
http://www.3m.com/product/information/Dual-Lock-Reclosable-Fastener.html
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-27-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Wow. I had an '86 IT200 for 3-4 years. Sold it...

Wow. I had an '86 IT200 for 3-4 years. Sold it with bark busters, answer exhaust, sidewinder rear sproket and chain. It is a great woods bike. I think it weighs in a little over 200lbs.

Your...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-31-2011, 10:36 PM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Happy new year !!

2012 is here. :clap
Forum: Equipment 12-30-2011, 09:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,957
Posted By EddyQ
Gen 4 is not microwire. First Gear is gen 3.

Gen 4 is not microwire.
First Gear is gen 3.
Forum: The Garage 12-19-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,347
Posted By EddyQ
Interlock

As I have found, there are all sorts of options for connecting to your house. Transfer switches are esentually another box with a switch. The switch (either manual or automatic) will disconnects...
Forum: The Garage 12-09-2011, 08:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,347
Posted By EddyQ
Yup, and that is one reason why the Honda...

Yup, and that is one reason why the Honda UE3000is is so attractive to me. Because it has an inverter, the rpm is low when rated power is not required.

I agree an inverter can have lots of...
Forum: The Garage 12-07-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 18,279
Posted By EddyQ
I too make a living designing things and I would...

I too make a living designing things and I would care less if someone tried to copied my design AFTER released to the public. Keeping common things such as an easy to obtain lengths super secret...
Forum: The Garage 12-07-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,347
Posted By EddyQ
Thanks Leadthrower. Honda EU3000is is the model...

Thanks Leadthrower. Honda EU3000is is the model I'm seriously considering. Costly, but quiet and should power my fridge, furnace circulator and a few lights.

For this season, I will likely just...
Forum: The Garage 12-06-2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,347
Posted By EddyQ
So, has anyone ever put one of these on a Honda? ...

So, has anyone ever put one of these on a Honda?
I'm considering a Honda 3KW with inverter due to being so very quiet, but I'd really like it to run on NG.
Disconnect gas grill, connect portable...
Forum: Trip Planning 11-28-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 46,462
Posted By EddyQ
TP is a good idea. But, moms/dads all know that...

TP is a good idea.
But, moms/dads all know that once you use a baby wipe, you never carry TP again. :thumb
Forum: Equipment 11-28-2011, 03:37 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,469
Posted By EddyQ
I've riden with my 1200RT's heated grips for...

I've riden with my 1200RT's heated grips for three seasons now. The RT does a good job blocking wind and the OEM grips can get your palms so hot that I seldom use the high setting. With all that,...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-28-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Well, I don't have a stand and cannot tie it...

Well, I don't have a stand and cannot tie it down. But I do tie it up. I've done this several times with my RT. An important tie down is between the center stand and the frame of the bike. You really...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-24-2011, 09:02 PM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Really White mtns. I hope you got out and hoofed...

Really White mtns. I hope you got out and hoofed along some trails Gail. :thumb
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-22-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 498,894
Posted By EddyQ
Forcast says, it may look different in the...

Forcast says, it may look different in the morning . . .
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-22-2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
That's a cool trick. But, I bet it won't work...

That's a cool trick. But, I bet it won't work for someone living IN MA.
I give Paul my business when I can. He has a great store.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-21-2011, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Motomarket Pizza Party and Open house

I was in Motomarket last week and found out about their upcoming Pizza Party.
Looks like a good time! Something ADV members should know about.

-Ed


Pizza delivery! Please come to our annual...
Forum: Equipment 11-20-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,896
Posted By EddyQ
Stop n Go is a No Go with me . . .

Why bother with a plug that is NOT cemented in?
Yeh, I had the pocket kit and used it. It got me home. But I was only 10 miles away.
Scared the heck out me.

I now have sticky ropes and a 12V...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-01-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 4,685
Views: 279,265
Posted By EddyQ
Nice. My power has just been restored. ...

Nice. My power has just been restored. Amazingly my house only got down to 50F when temps hit mid twenties at night.
We lost power with Irene for a week. Twice in such a short time is too much. ...
Forum: Equipment 10-06-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,769
Posted By EddyQ
Nice review Glen. First gear heated...

Nice review Glen.



First gear heated products are Warm n Safe (WnS) gen 3. Nice stuff.

But you can do better dealing directly with Warm n Safe and get a ADVrider discount.
I just got a...
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