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Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2012, 03:04 AM
Replies: 2,957
Views: 947,626
Posted By moist
On the Way to Hyder, Alaska

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3426/3888275241_c084949229_b.jpg


Camping in the Carolinas

http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2440/3889043752_d0c1ebfd8a_b.jpg


The Blue Ridge is a sweet ride.
Forum: Alaska 07-05-2012, 01:13 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,533
Posted By moist
Holy moly! Hey Hackster! You'da MAN! Good on ya...

Holy moly!
Hey Hackster! You'da MAN! Good on ya for surviving it.

What failed the swingarm? The white GS Adventure GONE? That is tough to fathom.

Miss you and your bride. Peace out brother....
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2012, 12:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,598
Posted By moist
8 years and it is time.

I bought and installed my first PC680 in my '02 Adventure in 2004 and it is just now going bad. I shall buy another tomorrow. (OK since it is 12:45AM----TODAY!)
The bracket wasn't available when I...
Forum: Alaska 02-29-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 34,674
Posted By moist
I'm holding out for 420!

I'm holding out for 420!
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-29-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,066
Posted By moist
Eek My 478 is essentially the same as the 276 and is...

My 478 is essentially the same as the 276 and is now 6 years old. It still operates perfectly. It still has about 6 hours of battery life and has been hard wired to the scoot ('02 R1150GS adventure)...
Forum: Alaska 02-04-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,623
Posted By moist
http://www.p2pnet.net/images/bsa2.gif ...

http://www.p2pnet.net/images/bsa2.gif

http://www.cartoonstock.com/newscartoons/cartoonists/pkn/lowres/pknn570l.jpg

We joined a new club, the fuckingravers...
Forum: Alaska 01-28-2012, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,623
Posted By moist
I am so jealous, Get em wingman. I hope the best...

I am so jealous, Get em wingman. I hope the best for you.
Tell Penguin hello from Ma and me. :thumb
Forum: GS Boxers 11-14-2011, 08:54 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 14,722
Posted By moist
I have that and it is NOT really better...

I have that and it is NOT really better protection. The side spray is largely reduced with the stock fender thing. This does a lot for aft spray, but actually increases side spray (by and above the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-10-2011, 06:16 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 14,722
Posted By moist
While in Leipzig last summer, the BMW dealer told...

While in Leipzig last summer, the BMW dealer told me the law required a fender to be a certain distance from the ground to be certified. So the little thingy was invented. It isn't the first time I...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-30-2011, 12:58 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,473
Posted By moist
I agree with most of the thoughts. My Dual sport...

I agree with most of the thoughts. My Dual sport isn't really a dual sport, but a dual road bike. The awesome plated choices make me wish I had one to.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-30-2011, 12:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,408
Posted By moist
I would rather it just keep raining, rather than...

I would rather it just keep raining, rather than snow.
Forum: Alaska 10-20-2011, 02:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,422
Posted By moist
You saw me? Why didn't you say hi? The dumb...

You saw me? Why didn't you say hi?

The dumb (yea right "smart") cars are everywhere around here. My truck's tires are the same size as those cars. But it doesn't match the craziness of the...
Forum: Alaska 10-18-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,422
Posted By moist
It could have been ghost rider! Were there cops...

It could have been ghost rider! Were there cops in hot pursuit?:evil
Forum: GS Boxers 10-14-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,770
Posted By moist
New BMW part. The trouble began a couple of years...

New BMW part. The trouble began a couple of years past that.
Incidentally, I have balanced TB's by exact synchronization of throttle plates before ever balancing the mixture screws.
The trouble...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-14-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,770
Posted By moist
Great advise guys. I do have the original fuel...

Great advise guys.
I do have the original fuel filter, and have replaced one Throttle body.
I use a TwinMax and have tried idle balances and off idle balances, no change. Unplugging the O2...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2,957
Views: 947,626
Posted By moist
You missed my answer? :rofl

You missed my answer? :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2011, 01:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,770
Posted By moist
what is happening with my Boxer?

I apologize if this has already been hashed about many times. I have read and read and nothing fits the bill quite right.
My 02 1150 GS Adventure has some issues with smoothness. It is getting...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2011, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2,957
Views: 947,626
Posted By moist
I don't believe it will, completely different...

I don't believe it will, completely different beaks. It is an 1150 only bolt on.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2011, 04:50 AM
Replies: 2,957
Views: 947,626
Posted By moist
6 bolts, riight?:evil

6 bolts, riight?:evil
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,092,507
Posted By moist
NO:rofl

NO:rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-21-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
^^.................^^.......................^^.......

^^.................^^.......................^^.............................^^..........................^^

right O!
Forum: Road warriors 09-21-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 54,308
Posted By moist
Awesome stable selection in my opinion. I...

Awesome stable selection in my opinion.

I have a 99' Valk an 02' BMW GS and a 87' KX500 gotta love a good selection. But I want a goldwing. 15 or 18, will be fine.
Forum: Road warriors 09-18-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 54,308
Posted By moist
The Valkyrie is a GL1500 C is it not considered a...

The Valkyrie is a GL1500 C is it not considered a "naked Goldwing?"
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2011, 05:46 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,092,507
Posted By moist
OK, you read a sign. It doesn't necessarily mean...

OK, you read a sign. It doesn't necessarily mean it wasn't a half hour or a minimum charge. It just means you can read, as far as I can figure with the available information.

:ear
Forum: GS Boxers 09-13-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,092,507
Posted By moist
My shop used to charge a minimum of an hour to...

My shop used to charge a minimum of an hour to begin and then by the tenth afterwards. Maybe the $49 shop rate was the initial/minimum charge?
Forum: The Garage 09-12-2011, 07:10 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,322
Posted By moist
If you don't balance your tires correctly you...

If you don't balance your tires correctly you must wear all the gear all the time!!! No exceptions!:deal
Forum: The Garage 09-11-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,322
Posted By moist
I respectfully disagree. Yes water becomes vapor,...

I respectfully disagree. Yes water becomes vapor, even at -60f ice and snow becomes vapor. It is pressure which I don't agree with. I have read the articles and they all state dry air pressure is...
Forum: The Garage 09-11-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,322
Posted By moist
I have 70,000 on one bike, 65,000 on another and...

I have 70,000 on one bike, 65,000 on another and no bearing problems, ever. The suspensions or either bike have never been repaired, or upgraded.

Consider this, how many tire balances have I...
Forum: The Garage 09-11-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,322
Posted By moist
air expands with heat, water vapor has no effect...

air expands with heat, water vapor has no effect until 212. Gas's react like water but at much lower temps.
So don't fill your tires with gas....Got it!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-11-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 441
Views: 250,558
Posted By moist
http://www.beemergarage.com/photos/bmwchop.jpg ...

http://www.beemergarage.com/photos/bmwchop.jpg
http://www.beemergarage.com/photos/R2.jpg
http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads8/100_0202b1152131052.jpg
Forum: The Garage 09-11-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,322
Posted By moist
So you're saying tires reach 212 degrees while...

So you're saying tires reach 212 degrees while riding? I am thinking,,, you're not. Water vapor produces no increase in pressure until boiling. Hence the term "steam power".

I ran a liquid (syrup...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
Survival instinct? You can't be serious? ...

Survival instinct? You can't be serious?

People are normally genuine and courteous, laws reduce humanity in so many ways.

If 4 people stop at the same time? Did you consider the question,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-10-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
In my opinion, most laws that specify personal...

In my opinion, most laws that specify personal protection requirements are ignorant and create a higher injury factor than previously. The human condition and especially males but not limited to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-09-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
That said, a baseball cap increases noggin...

That said, a baseball cap increases noggin safety. But is it the best way to protect our skull? I say yes it is. So, I am considering wearing one 24-7!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-09-2011, 07:59 AM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
Not attacking her, but wouldn't a defensive...

Not attacking her, but wouldn't a defensive riding class kept her safer, rather than simply planning for the impact?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-09-2011, 07:21 AM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Great attitude! They can ride how...

^^^^^^^^^^^^^
Great attitude! They can ride how they want and you can ride like you want. F'em if they even suggest I "should" or "better" ride wearing the latest financial rip-off gear. I have...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-08-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
Gear threads crack me up. It brings out the...

Gear threads crack me up.
It brings out the crackpots (maybe I am one) but for the subject and points sake, I shall continue.
It is like survivors of anything, who from one instance boast they are...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-08-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 159
Poll: Safety Poll
Views: 9,579
Posted By moist
I believe #1, 2 and 3 are all true. Helmets...

I believe #1, 2 and 3 are all true.

Helmets are only necessary if you have the intelligence to wear one.
Wearing them all the time is the best idea.
Anything is better than nothing (read #1...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 846
Posted By moist
I have found metal dust clinging to my mag plug...

I have found metal dust clinging to my mag plug every time, but shavings like yours (for mine) hasn't happened so heavily.
So I wonder too.
so I am subscribed Now!
Forum: GS Boxers 09-04-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,092,507
Posted By moist
^^^^^^^:thumb I am sure all the far from...

^^^^^^^:thumb

I am sure all the far from home key failures of the 12GS, wished they had bought an 1150 about then too!

First year scoots, usually suck on some level.
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