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Forum: Equipment Today, 01:41 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,723
Posted By biggziff
Did you read the manual? Not trying to be a...

Did you read the manual? Not trying to be a smartass, but I think there is a lot in there on the voice stuff.
Forum: Equipment Today, 07:08 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,723
Posted By biggziff
A few people have reported 11 hours as the...

A few people have reported 11 hours as the typical point where they need to be recharged. I'm sure that it depends on what services you have active, how often you're talking, etc.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Yesterday, 06:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 456
Posted By biggziff
Every person I know who has wrecked has had their...

Every person I know who has wrecked has had their gear covered by insurance....if they asked for it.
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,723
Posted By biggziff
That's what I read also, but I couldn't believe...

That's what I read also, but I couldn't believe this wouldn't be a feature as every other unit I've used has had it. Boo Sena.
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,723
Posted By biggziff
Maybe I missed this, but does the 20S have speed...

Maybe I missed this, but does the 20S have speed sensitive volume where it gets quieter when the ambient noise levels are lower and louder when ambient noise increases? All my Cardo units have had...
Forum: Hacks 07-26-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 2,638
Views: 401,088
Posted By biggziff
I'm a regular there for years. I've seen one...

I'm a regular there for years. I've seen one report of cracking around the spotlight. It's possible I missed all the others, but since you've seen them I had hoped you could direct us to them. :ear
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5,887
Views: 1,164,185
Posted By biggziff
Blah blah blah I guess BMW and Ducati are lying...

Blah blah blah I guess BMW and Ducati are lying about the specs. :rofl

http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/27746/Buyers-Guide-Specifications/2013-Ducati-Multistrada-1200-S-Touring.aspx
...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5,887
Views: 1,164,185
Posted By biggziff
Ya...amazing what 50 HP does to one's senses. ...

Ya...amazing what 50 HP does to one's senses. The weight thing keeps coming back up here and one every other forum where these are discussed. The smaller, lighter wheels make a big difference in...
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,723
Posted By biggziff
Did a quick 60 miles today to pickup some S1000RR...

Did a quick 60 miles today to pickup some S1000RR parts at Fedex found the FM to be very weak compared to my G9s. I get 4 of the local stations very strong and clear in my driveway with the Cardo,...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 5,887
Views: 1,164,185
Posted By biggziff
Published weight these 2 are like 9 pounds...

Published weight these 2 are like 9 pounds difference.
Forum: Hacks 07-26-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 2,638
Views: 401,088
Posted By biggziff
The kick works great. When the battery died on...

The kick works great. When the battery died on my 07 I rode it for 9 months with a semi dead (would hold about 6 volts) battery. You need 4.5 volts to excite the ignition and start the bike if I...
Forum: Hacks 07-26-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 2,638
Views: 401,088
Posted By biggziff
Please link us to the "many other riders who have...

Please link us to the "many other riders who have experienced these cracks" threads or posts.
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,726
Posted By biggziff
Since others have suggested places to buy gear...

Since others have suggested places to buy gear I'll take a different track.

If I were you, my first priority would be a decent pair of gloves. You may as well be wearing no gloves with your...
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 41,707
Posted By biggziff
As others have mentioned, the GT Air (and the...

As others have mentioned, the GT Air (and the Qwest) start off with a "race fit" tightness, but soon settle in to a perfect, snug fit. A buddy bought a XXL after trying on mine when it was 2 days...
Forum: Equipment 07-25-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,723
Posted By biggziff
Got my dual pack from Rocketmoto today. I'm...

Got my dual pack from Rocketmoto today. I'm coming off around 7 years of Cardo products and have been relatively pleased with them during that time. One failure that was quickly remedied by Cardo. ...
Forum: Beasts 07-23-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5,887
Views: 1,164,185
Posted By biggziff
The GS is reported at 525 pounds wet while the...

The GS is reported at 525 pounds wet while the MTS is 516 pounds wet.

I agree that the MTS feels lighter and my GS's began to feel like station wagons to me...I can't ever imagine the Duc feeling...
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 56,104
Posted By biggziff
You guys with the hiss try putting the antenna up...

You guys with the hiss try putting the antenna up and see if the noise goes away or changes.

inquiring minds want to know.
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,246
Posted By biggziff
Excellent. Can you post what model wing and...

Excellent. Can you post what model wing and frame/engine/seat you have?
Forum: Hacks 07-21-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2,638
Views: 401,088
Posted By biggziff
This could be good data if you included something...

This could be good data if you included something like the year, etc.
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,246
Posted By biggziff
Please have the chute/wing inspected by someone...

Please have the chute/wing inspected by someone who is certified to do so before you fly.
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 56,104
Posted By biggziff
My last 3 Cardo units have had very good FM...

My last 3 Cardo units have had very good FM radios. Not sure what the issue is.
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2,821
Views: 420,150
Posted By biggziff
Likely from engine vibes. Common issue.

Likely from engine vibes. Common issue.
Forum: Hacks 07-21-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2,638
Views: 401,088
Posted By biggziff
Pete had a bum deal, that's for sure. His bike...

Pete had a bum deal, that's for sure. His bike was purchased recently, used, but appeared to be well maintained. You never know. Pete is but one example and IMO the minority, but I understand how...
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,246
Posted By biggziff
I've seen a few flying around here. We used to...

I've seen a few flying around here. We used to have a fairly active PPC community, but that seems to have faded. I was building a Stutts PPC, but kids came along and slowed down progress. A PPG...
Forum: Hacks 07-20-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2,638
Views: 401,088
Posted By biggziff
Another day riding this horrible, horrible...

Another day riding this horrible, horrible machine....several hours of highway speeds and nothing went wrong.

The Russian in the garage helped the Italian get new shoes while the German just...
Forum: Equipment 07-20-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,246
Posted By biggziff
What was the issue? Not enough engine, too fat...

What was the issue? Not enough engine, too fat flyer, cheap wing or???? The units I'm considering are rated at 400-700 FPM climb @ sea level with a 250 pound pilot
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,246
Posted By biggziff
Look up Flight Junkies and Capt Kurt. Sells you...

Look up Flight Junkies and Capt Kurt. Sells you what you need and trains you to fly it where ever you are.

http://poweredparaglidingfreetraining.com
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,246
Posted By biggziff
Anyone here fly a Paramotor?

I've been flying powered planes since I was 14 and recently took some glider instruction, but I'm thinking again about a Paramotor as I could fly right from my back yard. Anyone here do this? The...
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 584
Posted By biggziff
Thanks. I may try some of their stuff. I like...

Thanks. I may try some of their stuff. I like the lens options.
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 686
Posted By biggziff
A friend has a radar detector suction cup mounted...

A friend has a radar detector suction cup mounted to the windshield of his Multistrada in CO. It's been there for at least 2 years. He does have a tether in case it falls off, but it hasn't yet.
Forum: Equipment 07-17-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 584
Posted By biggziff
I hear ya and if others weren't using this phone...

I hear ya and if others weren't using this phone with this software making nice, vibration free videos I'd just use the GoPro. This software will control a few cameras including GoPro and I really...
Forum: Equipment 07-16-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 584
Posted By biggziff
Anyone using an iPhone/Android for video on the bike?

I'm trying several different video solutions for on my bikes (mainly for recording track video on my BMW S1000RR). Right now I'm using Harry's Lap Timer on the iPhone 5S mounted to the bike with ...
Forum: Equipment 07-15-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 56,104
Posted By biggziff
I've found on other units (G9) that wearing...

I've found on other units (G9) that wearing foamies makes it easier to hear the speakers as the wind noise is gone. Much clearer.
Forum: Equipment 07-14-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,345
Posted By biggziff
There are a few guys near me that wear hi-viz...

There are a few guys near me that wear hi-viz helmets. I don't see them standing out at all other than in low light like at dusk. I notice contrast much more than solid, bright color. Dark helmet...
Forum: Beasts 07-14-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 5,887
Views: 1,164,185
Posted By biggziff
Every time I get a false neutral it's due to my...

Every time I get a false neutral it's due to my laziness with the gear lever.. Every time.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,655
Posted By biggziff
I like these moar bettah ...

I like these moar bettah

http://www.totalmotorcycle.com/motorcycles/2012models/2012-BMW-S1000RRc-small.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,655
Posted By biggziff
Those stickers look like a 1970s european ski...

Those stickers look like a 1970s european ski outfit color scheme! :puke1
Forum: Equipment 07-14-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,345
Posted By biggziff
http://bargainbikerbrands.com/wp-content/uploads/2...

http://bargainbikerbrands.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/GT-Air-Wanderer-all-300x300.jpghttp://advrider.com/forums/data:image/jpeg;base64,/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQAAAQABAAD/2wCEAAkGBxQTEhQUEhQVFRUXFRgXFxgWGB...
Forum: Equipment 07-12-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 41,707
Posted By biggziff
Ya, while the Qwest is better in that regard it...

Ya, while the Qwest is better in that regard it still sucked for venting/fogging, IMO. It really needs a 1/8" crack all the way across which would correct the shortcoming.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-11-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,655
Posted By biggziff
2015

it's getting new "gyrating masses"...omg....want!!!! :rofl


An overview of the new features in the R 1200 GS:


Increased gyrating masses in the crankshaft
Shift Assistant Pro...
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