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Forum: Trip Planning 04-14-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 46,665
Posted By LoneStar
Ditto bro :deal

Ditto bro :deal
Forum: Equipment 03-30-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Thanks Hiker - just ordered the same pads for...

Thanks Hiker - just ordered the same pads for mine :1drink
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Excellent! Thanks Hiker :deal I pulled the...

Excellent! Thanks Hiker :deal

I pulled the back protector out of my old Rocket and trimmed it to match the FG pad. It's lightweight and much more substantial. I'll probably order the D30 shoulder...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
I STILL haven't had a chance to ride in it -...

I STILL haven't had a chance to ride in it - Friday was sunny and mid 80's but I was traveling home, then Saturday and today it's been drizzly and low 60's.

I did swap out the shoulder armor for...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Dave, are you asking about the FG mesh or the FG...

Dave, are you asking about the FG mesh or the FG rain shell? The FG rain shell is very thin and I wouldn't expect it to last very long as a hard use shell. It's not cheap or flimsy but I see it as an...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-22-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,071
Posted By LoneStar
Man that bird was in a hurry :deal Great...

Man that bird was in a hurry :deal

Great pics Robert!
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Gracias! Klim is great gear and priced...

Gracias!

Klim is great gear and priced accordingly and $349 for the shell isn't too bad when compared to a Patagonia/Marmot/etc backpacking shell - still a bit steep for my budget howeva...
...
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
2 Dogs which model is the Klim? Is it out yet?

2 Dogs which model is the Klim? Is it out yet?
Forum: Equipment 03-21-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Ok, so my Firstgear Sierra Day Glo Rain Jacket...

Ok, so my Firstgear Sierra Day Glo Rain Jacket showed up and here's the scoop on it...

1) It's a perfect fit over the Adventure Mesh Jacket. Ordered 2XL which is same as jacket

2) Made of nylon...
Forum: Equipment 03-19-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
This was the AST "Sand" color jacket that I had...

This was the AST "Sand" color jacket that I had and liked

Was a biatch to keep clean but I'm actually glad the Firstgear color is similar.
...
Forum: Equipment 03-19-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Hiker post your thoughts as well and let us know...

Hiker post your thoughts as well and let us know when you test it a bit. I had to travel on work and didn't get a chance to ride with it yet.

I preferred grey until I rode with my AST which was...
Forum: Equipment 03-16-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Well the weather sucked here yesterday - rained...

Well the weather sucked here yesterday - rained all day and was high 50's so haven't been able to try it on the road yet

Butters, the liner is a thin waterproof liner with no insulation - and it...
Forum: Equipment 03-14-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Hiker I know what you mean. The Rocket 3 was...

Hiker I know what you mean. The Rocket 3 was chosen because it flowed air so well but I could tell it wouldnt do much in a crash so I grabbed a 4 that was on sale as a stopgap. Never found a good...
Forum: Equipment 03-14-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
Beach - No they're not associated - that was my...

Beach - No they're not associated - that was my Joe Rocket jacket laid up against the Firstgear to show the difference in mesh

I should have made that clearer :lol3
Forum: Equipment 03-14-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By LoneStar
First Impressions: Firstgear Adventure Mesh Jacket

I just received the jacket about an hour ago from Revzilla, after waiting several months for the jackets to be available so I have not ridden in it yet and am hoping it is warm enough this weekend to...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-08-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 333,130
Posted By LoneStar
Dude that wasn't even a song, that was a whisper...

Dude that wasn't even a song, that was a whisper :deal :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 333,130
Posted By LoneStar
Thanks Massive - it's actually an 1100 not an...

Thanks Massive - it's actually an 1100 not an 1150, but the 1150 GSA panniers definitely helped the look of the bike. I just got lucky when I was looking to get back into riding, and stumbled across...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-05-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 333,130
Posted By LoneStar
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Equipment 02-13-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,724
Posted By LoneStar
Albie, the Fuji images are really good but not...

Albie, the Fuji images are really good but not what I would say are "better" than the Sony, just different - truer colors and similar to film. The high ISO look is very good and the cameras are truly...
Forum: Equipment 02-12-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,724
Posted By LoneStar
Ditto bro I've been testing the Nex, RX100,...

Ditto bro

I've been testing the Nex, RX100, LX7 + Fuji XE and haven't found the perfect travel rig yet. Each has it's merits and drawbacks for sure.

Of my requirements for size, IQ, and video,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,331
Posted By LoneStar
Hey Skid - Dunno about the 1200's but if they use...

Hey Skid - Dunno about the 1200's but if they use bulbs in the cluster I'd assume you could cross reference the bulb numbers with the matching LED replacement... but then I have no knowledge of the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-17-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,201
Posted By LoneStar
Oli - a day's ride to Laredo, spend the night and...

Oli - a day's ride to Laredo, spend the night and then the next night in Real

BTW, I grew up just outside Orange between Orangefield and Bridge City when it was just forest land :D (Yes, I was...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-13-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,201
Posted By LoneStar
Coldwater, were you a hippie? :D Thanks for the...

Coldwater, were you a hippie? :D Thanks for the compliment but I feel for you if you read all the RR's :lol3

Thanks CDK!
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-30-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,201
Posted By LoneStar
Thanks Charleston!

Thanks Charleston!
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-29-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,201
Posted By LoneStar
Speedo that would have been great to have seen it...

Speedo that would have been great to have seen it then - that would be a long*ss tunnel in pitch black :deal
Forum: Equipment 12-27-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,724
Posted By LoneStar
I've had great success with the LX7 and I think...

I've had great success with the LX7 and I think it's a bargain for the price, fast aperture, sharp lens, good size, excellent image quality and widest lens in a fixed walkabout zoom. I also added the...
Forum: Ride reports 12-15-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,161
Posted By LoneStar
Hey Tex! Thanks! Talk about a blast from the past...

Hey Tex! Thanks! Talk about a blast from the past - man I forgot this ride report was still up :lol3

Check out my last trip out there The Chinati Mountains...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 18,673
Posted By LoneStar
Those area great idea and I'd go for them if they...

Those area great idea and I'd go for them if they could be fitted (reasonably) to the 1100!
Forum: GS Boxers 12-07-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 18,673
Posted By LoneStar
Not sure about the legality of white for signals...

Not sure about the legality of white for signals which is why I put a question mark, but if legal might be an option.

I suspect a lot of R1100 owners would love to upgrade, but options are very...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-07-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 18,673
Posted By LoneStar
Wow! Must be nice to have such skills and...

Wow!

Must be nice to have such skills and ability to create that way :deal I'm jealous :lol3

The headlight has always been the worst part of the bike and a couple of years ago I tried the...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-07-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 18,673
Posted By LoneStar
Hey Copper - share more on headlight conversion -...

Hey Copper - share more on headlight conversion - looks interesting
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 333,130
Posted By LoneStar
Lookin good!

Lookin good!
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2013, 05:12 AM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 333,130
Posted By LoneStar
Sylvain, the headlight kit is from Wunderlich and...

Sylvain, the headlight kit is from Wunderlich and works much better than stock. It was much cheaper than the TT version at the time and I heard there were issues with TT as well. It offers the option...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,339
Posted By LoneStar
:thumb :lol3

:thumb :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 11-09-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,339
Posted By LoneStar
JL, the roads in the NP are paved nicely, with...

JL, the roads in the NP are paved nicely, with the exception of Black Gap, the river road that crosses the park from Santa Elena to Boquillas and a few others. 170 is paved all the way to Candelaria...
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,339
Posted By LoneStar
Many thanks Taz! I lived in Steamboat Springs a...

Many thanks Taz! I lived in Steamboat Springs a couple years ago and miss it... just couldn't take not riding for 8 months out of a year :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,339
Posted By LoneStar
Lol you're the first person who's understood the...

Lol you're the first person who's understood the "Die Yuppie Scum" reference. "Nuke the Gay Whales" was another fave. I find the former still appropriate :D

JLD, winter there isn't too bad and...
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,339
Posted By LoneStar
Obe Wan, perfect use of The Force :D

Obe Wan, perfect use of The Force

:D
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,339
Posted By LoneStar
Indeed and well said. Though I haven't succumbed...

Indeed and well said. Though I haven't succumbed yet, I've felt that feeling in my short times down there, as if a different plane of life has been entered. I found myself wanting to stay and just...
Forum: Ride reports 11-07-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,339
Posted By LoneStar
Mark if you head down to Mexico again let me know...

Mark if you head down to Mexico again let me know so we can hook up - we can be a tag team in lucha libre :lol3
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