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Forum: Canada 06-30-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3,292
Views: 650,005
Posted By ValpoFz
Looking to do some parts of this between Nova...

Looking to do some parts of this between Nova Scotia and Ontario just above the UP I will have a fairly new rider with me so is there any areas I need to avoid? I would like mostly gravel and tame...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-26-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By ValpoFz
That's what I figured coupled with not being to...

That's what I figured coupled with not being to bright or to patient did make a successful combination. I found the Montana on Amazon for $421.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-26-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By ValpoFz
Just want to make sure that I can use it that's...

Just want to make sure that I can use it that's all, I am not really GPS software knowledgable. A few years ago I tried loading tracks into my 550 and could never get them to load. So I tried pruning...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-26-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By ValpoFz
Using a Garmin 600 Montana with a Macbook Air?

Does any one have experience using this combination? I have been thinking about getting a one just concerned about compatibility.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-19-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 28,123
Posted By ValpoFz
Bingo, I don't own a Harley but I have met some...

Bingo, I don't own a Harley but I have met some awfully nice folks on them. The guys that I ride with that have Harleys also have about every other make you can think of.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2013, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By ValpoFz
Need some info on tires and dealers in BC to Oregon area

I had a flat yesterday on the Casiar Hwy, got it plugged a d made it to Dease Lake. Going to try and get it patched and get to someplace to replace the tire. Anyone know of a place I can get a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-29-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By ValpoFz
Where are you located? How much?

Where are you located? How much?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-28-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By ValpoFz
Well, she got blasted. She road it and it just...

Well, she got blasted. She road it and it just really fit her well and she felt comfortable on it. She rode it 140 miles home and still liked it. If anybody knows some good forums or web sites for...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,410
Posted By ValpoFz
I lost be left side Jesse bag once at 60mph. I...

I lost be left side Jesse bag once at 60mph. I felt something odd looked n my mirror just in time to see it go spinning down the road doing lazy circles.

I had a set of Oakley blow out of my tank...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-17-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By ValpoFz
SHe has been reading it and at this point is...

SHe has been reading it and at this point is going to try and go look at the one thats local. Thanks Guys for all your input.
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 224,443
Posted By ValpoFz
If you dont mind where did you get it?

If you dont mind where did you get it?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-15-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By ValpoFz
Buel Blast?

My friend is looking for a beginner bike and there is a couple of these in her price range locally, Worth the time to go look at? Is there anything I should look for?
Forum: Equipment 03-08-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,893
Posted By ValpoFz
I had the courier but after 4 years I realized it...

I had the courier but after 4 years I realized it was to big and I had panniers so I wasn't carrying near as much, I tried the letter size but it was to small for my Macbook air, so I ended up with a...
Forum: Equipment 03-08-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,048
Posted By ValpoFz
When I raced enduro's in D37 Scotts did my...

When I raced enduro's in D37 Scotts did my suspension and man what a difference. I had several things done by them from recalibration to repair of my forks when I ate shit in a rock garden. I have...
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,526
Posted By ValpoFz
Hey Thanks!! Well its done and I really like...

Hey Thanks!!

Well its done and I really like the set up. I cant wait to see how it works out on the road....
Forum: Equipment 03-01-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,526
Posted By ValpoFz
How did you get the back piece off the Life proof...

How did you get the back piece off the Life proof mount? Does it just snap off, I looked at it and it seems to be fixed pretty solidly. And is there a way to keep the maps up all the time when it is...
Forum: Equipment 02-24-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,526
Posted By ValpoFz
Hey can you show a pick of the back, on the...

Hey can you show a pick of the back, on the Lifeproof site I cant see how to get a ram ball mounted to it
Forum: Equipment 02-23-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,526
Posted By ValpoFz
Which holder is that?

Which holder is that?
Forum: The Garage 01-20-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By ValpoFz
Thanks Guys, I went with grip glue

Thanks Guys, I went with grip glue
Forum: The Garage 01-19-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By ValpoFz
Yamabond 7? Substitute?

I am getting ready to mount the heated grips on my Yamaha S10 and the directions say to use Yamabond 7 to attach the grip, is there a suitable substitute? Because no Yamaha dealers near me have any....
Forum: Equipment 12-31-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,526
Posted By ValpoFz
Done! I ordered the finger mount for the bike and...

Done! I ordered the finger mount for the bike and the x mount for the car.
Forum: Equipment 12-27-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,526
Posted By ValpoFz
Finger mount? I didn't see that one, I do some...

Finger mount? I didn't see that one, I do some offloading so that is definitely a idea?
Forum: Equipment 12-27-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,526
Posted By ValpoFz
I phone 5 mounting options

Sooo after years of fighting the dark side I am upgrading to an IPhone 5, I have been looking at some MC mounting options, I have narrowed it down to 2 options, I think. I wished there was a...
Forum: Equipment 12-12-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,836
Posted By ValpoFz
I have Jesse's and they are ok. I like the size...

I have Jesse's and they are ok. I like the size and the fit, however......... and there are some however's. The mounting instructions are really weak. I am still not certain that I have mine...
Forum: Equipment 12-10-2012, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 590
Posted By ValpoFz
AD1 light or Bmw Ralley 3 pants?

I have looked at both and still dont know which one I want. I like the Ralley 3 pants but the liner is funky on the other hand the AD1's are water proof and $200 less but dont have some of the...
Forum: Equipment 10-23-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,375
Posted By ValpoFz
BMW winter pro 3...love them

BMW winter pro 3...love them
Forum: Equipment 10-23-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,263
Posted By ValpoFz
I have Jesse's and love the size, tougness, (mine...

I have Jesse's and love the size, tougness, (mine fell off at 65 mph and held up) and mounting. I dont like all the bolts, mine still leak from all the intrusions into the storage area....for the...
Forum: Equipment 10-23-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 72,977
Posted By ValpoFz
Adventure Rains Countryside BMW $299 Adv...

Adventure Rains
Countryside BMW
$299
Adv Touring
Pros...Best boots I have ever owned.
Cons....A little warm when it is over 100 deg out....squeaky

Size 45 same as my Astars....11's I think...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-16-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 21,833
Posted By ValpoFz
12 Yamaha Super Tenere - Matilda -Take from...

12 Yamaha Super Tenere - Matilda -Take from "Waltzing Matlida" there's no better friend also the theme song for the 1st Marine Division
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,799
Posted By ValpoFz
Unfortunately it is, North West Indiana is not a...

Unfortunately it is, North West Indiana is not a bastion of high intelligence. We are overrun with deer!!
Forum: Equipment 07-14-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,673
Posted By ValpoFz
I have put about 10k on my Sidi adventure rains...

I have put about 10k on my Sidi adventure rains and love them.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-26-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 45,777
Posted By ValpoFz
For an Army guy your OK! Just kidding, I really...

For an Army guy your OK! Just kidding, I really appreciate the help.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-26-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 45,777
Posted By ValpoFz
Is there a simple way to take a route and break...

Is there a simple way to take a route and break it up into smaller routes? I have looked through the tutorials, and downloaded wingdb and looked around that. I dont want to remove waypoints or via...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-24-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,163
Posted By ValpoFz
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-21-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,163
Posted By ValpoFz
THats what I tried to do, I figured the routes...

THats what I tried to do, I figured the routes were just to big, I couldn't figure out how to take the routes and break them up into smaller routes. Can I try and cut and paste? I have been playing...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-21-2012, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,163
Posted By ValpoFz
Importing routes into a Nuvi 550?

I am having problems bringing Cannonshots routes into my 550, they seem to big, After a couple of hours trying to figure this out I have come to the conclusion that the manuals for Garmin and Base...
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 232,770
Posted By ValpoFz
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 544
Views: 232,770
Posted By ValpoFz
I am leaving mid next week to do some of the...

I am leaving mid next week to do some of the easier northern parts (MT, WY). Is there a key to your symbols? I know most are self explanatory, What are the yellow X's? Did you mm
mention getting...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-30-2012, 07:05 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,181
Posted By ValpoFz
Sounds like a good idea, unless someone returns...

Sounds like a good idea, unless someone returns fire!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-25-2012, 06:25 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,181
Posted By ValpoFz
Ok a cover is just to big, I think a xena disl...

Ok a cover is just to big, I think a xena disl alarm and some dirt should cut it! Thanks guys.
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