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Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-26-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By neilc
I do use a RAM Mount but if the sun is behind you...

I do use a RAM Mount but if the sun is behind you you just cant get away for it but even with out direct sun light eg in the car with filtered light the device is very difficult to read quickly I do...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-24-2015, 12:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By neilc
Sun glare

What non reflective film or sun shade device do you use to be able to read not motorcycle specific GPS in bright sun like Australian bright sun if any that also works with Polarized sun glasses
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
The dish is the under side were it fits over the...

The dish is the under side were it fits over the seat so as to significantly increase the passenger seat size the tope is slightly raised at rear with a small hump at the front centre to stop...
Forum: Road warriors 03-05-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
http://s8.tinypic.com/4tx7b9_th.jpg...

http://s8.tinypic.com/4tx7b9_th.jpg (http://tinypic.com/usermedia.php?uo=a6BMdyuA%2FVzR6mxqmXyomYh4l5k2TGxc)http://s8.tinypic.com/2ymhm4h_th.jpg...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-19-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,205
Posted By neilc
What make is the Chinese one and can you get...

What make is the Chinese one and can you get updates [


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Please use , and .

Also, it's not just car and motorcycle, there's also Smartphones, hiking GPS,...
Forum: Australia 02-16-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 911
Posted By neilc
TUTORO Chain Oiler

Has anyone in OZ tried this product for road use if so how successful was it. I have asked this on another forum and got from brilliant keeps the chain like new, no splatter, easy to adjust to the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-03-2015, 12:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,205
Posted By neilc
Gps amperage

Dose any one know what amperage a GPS draws I had a GPS hard wired into a bike with a 12v to 5V 2amp output converter and the GPS continually went flat even though the lighter plug cable supplied...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 01-14-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,205
Posted By neilc
Thanks for the link very helpful I did not is...

Thanks for the link very helpful I did not is that the GPS most used was Garmin Nuvi has any one used this with SENA SMH10 and will it connect.
After studying the Nuvi units the 2497LMT seams to...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 01-13-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,205
Posted By neilc
Bike or Car GPS

Has any one used a normal car GPS on there motorcycle for a prolonged period and did it last when I enquire with the motorcycle GPS brands they claim that the motorcycle unit is much stronger in the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 01-01-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 346
Posted By neilc
Navman

Am looking to get another GPS dose anyone have a current model NAVMAN for there motorcycle if so are you happy with it. I am particularly after a GPS that has really good EXESS SPEED limit...
Forum: Road warriors 10-05-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
I wanted something similar to that AVON makes a...

I wanted something similar to that AVON makes a DISTANZIA but not in a 180 55 17 the only tyre available as a semi adventure tyre in OZ in a 180 55 17 is a Pirelli Scorpions at $600 + a set I...
Forum: Road warriors 09-06-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
SEATED CORRECTLY you half to be impressed with...

SEATED CORRECTLY you half to be impressed with the manual detailed instructions, but it has not come out so I am assuming I have it in correctly
Forum: Equipment 09-05-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,371
Posted By neilc
Thanks Mark I will hook them up again and have a...

Thanks Mark I will hook them up again and have a look
Forum: Road warriors 09-04-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
Thanks I had a look but it dose not show the...

Thanks I had a look but it dose not show the direction of the part (No2 in diagram ) I am trying to down load a work shop manual that may help but I am almost positive I have it the wright way anyhow...
Forum: Road warriors 09-04-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
Rear Brake Caliper

I have just replaced my tyres and in doing so I removed the rear pads to make it a bit easer unfortunately I dislodged the small spring that sites above the pads it is the little flattish plate about...
Forum: Equipment 09-03-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,371
Posted By neilc
5.1 Fermware

I have loaded the new 5.1 Firmware and now appear to have much more amplified wind noise I not that 5.1 is meant to have Advanced Noise Control that is switchable ON/OFF and am wondering if mine is...
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
Duel Sport Tyres

Has anyone tried Pirelli Scorpion Sync or Trail on there SMT or any other similar Duel Sport tyre and if so how much better on dirt are they compared to straight road tyres and what sort of mileage...
Forum: Road warriors 07-30-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,257
Posted By neilc
In the state of VIC in OZ you get booked at JUST...

In the state of VIC in OZ you get booked at JUST 3Ks over the limit I defie any one to watch the road and all the other things going on around and not go over by 3Ks on the modern bike you just look...
Forum: Road warriors 07-15-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
Map 15 pulls from lower in the rev range is...

Map 15 pulls from lower in the rev range is smother every were rides like it should have out of the factory no lose of fuel consumption
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-08-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 823
Posted By neilc
Chinavasion gps

Has any one tried this GPS in Australia and if so what do you think of it. I read in one of the reviews it dose not come with maps, what maps did you use and did it have instant speed and camera...
Forum: Equipment 05-15-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,658
Posted By neilc
Sena SMH10 they just work simple to fit simple...

Sena SMH10 they just work simple to fit simple to use
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-02-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 474
Posted By neilc
Garmin Zumo 390

How do I turn on audible speed alerts on the ZUMO 390 and can a default speed be set for the time the unit dose not know the posted speed. I have just bought this unit and note that it only gives...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-25-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 976
Posted By neilc
I don't think the 5 inch 590lm is out in...

I don't think the 5 inch 590lm is out in Australia yet or act least it is not been advertised yet but I will make some enquires unfortunately GPS retailers in OZ have very little knowledge of there...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-25-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 976
Posted By neilc
Thanks that is exactly what I wanted to know I...

Thanks that is exactly what I wanted to know I can now go ahead and order one I am thinking the 390lm as it has free life long maps updates
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-24-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 976
Posted By neilc
Thanks I understand that the actual limit could...

Thanks I understand that the actual limit could be different or changed from the maps in the GPS but I bought a TOMTOM RIDER and it did not react until you were 7Ks to 30Ks over useless, my old...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 04-24-2014, 02:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 976
Posted By neilc
GARMIN ZUMO 660 and 390

Can anyone using either of these GPS GARMIN 660 and 390 tell me how fast they respond to exceeding the speed limit that they have preserved or exceeding the default limit EG in a 60 zone and...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-12-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 17,929
Posted By neilc
I went and started a new thread by mistake or not...

I went and started a new thread by mistake or not looking for this one any way my problem is my brand new Rider is very slow to respond to speed alerts it reads the posted speed and actual speed ...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-12-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 552
Posted By neilc
Paul the only reason I did the reboot of software...

Paul the only reason I did the reboot of software and new maps is because tomtom instructed me to, to solve the problem but to no avail
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-11-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 552
Posted By neilc
TomTom rider

I have just purchased a TomTom Rider really for the express purpose of telling me when I am over the speed limit and for speed cameras the problem is it is hopelessly slow in its response it takes...
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
To mount hard or soft luggage so that it can be...

To mount hard or soft luggage so that it can be locked to the bike and can easily be put on and off if you don't have the original luggage to get the mounts off
Forum: Road warriors 03-09-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
I have also made brackets to utilise the original...

I have also made brackets to utilise the original pannier mounts for the top I used a square of plastic (so as not to scratch brackets ) then a square of aluminium both slotted to run a loop of seat...
Forum: Road warriors 03-09-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
This is my solution to the passengers seat...

This is my solution to the passengers seat problem I made this pad out of very firm foam a layer at a time around the edge and then a peace over the top and a very thin foam around the edge and then...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
I have fixed my passenger seat a bit crude but...

I have fixed my passenger seat a bit crude but works really well and have decided to see if my bit will improve with a few more Ks I would post a photo but for some reason the site will not let me...
Forum: Road warriors 02-26-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 414,496
Posted By neilc
What is the most comfortable seat for both rider...

What is the most comfortable seat for both rider and passenger in particular passenger for the SMT that you have tried dose the seats concept seat improve the passenger seat Corbin looks good but is...
Forum: Australia 02-22-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 2,041
Views: 257,795
Posted By neilc
Is that a TOM TOM RIDER or a different model as...

Is that a TOM TOM RIDER or a different model as my SMH10 would not connect to my mats mid range TOM TOM and TOM TOM informed that only the RIDER model would connect
Forum: Australia 02-20-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2,041
Views: 257,795
Posted By neilc
Dose anyone have Sena SMH10 intercom and a ALDI...

Dose anyone have Sena SMH10 intercom and a ALDI GPS and if so dose the GPS connect to the Sena and still allow intercom without loosing pairing to either the passenger or the GPS
Forum: Australia 02-09-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,783
Posted By neilc
Further to my post re insurance coverage if CC...

Further to my post re insurance coverage if CC fitted I email my insurer Swann for conformation in writing it seams I was given the wrong information under My policy I would be covered with a...
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3,908
Views: 634,772
Posted By neilc
Don I don't have a video or smart phone and I...

Don I don't have a video or smart phone and I think I have exhausted my patience with it also the touch screen is starting to play up the screen is
unreadable in sun light speed is displayed in...
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 3,908
Views: 634,772
Posted By neilc
Dan when I say it appears on screen I loose the...

Dan when I say it appears on screen I loose the GPS so I go back to the GPS setting My paired devices it then shows the SMH10 I tap that and it then shows new screen connect you go connect and it...
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3,908
Views: 634,772
Posted By neilc
Don tried that did the update paired A to GPS...

Don tried that did the update paired A to GPS made contact then turned on B leave to pair press Jog to start intercom GPS immediately disconnects I don't have a phone so no extra complications there
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