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Forum: Equipment 10-27-2011, 07:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Visor Peak

I ride to work into the sunrise every morning and the visor is a must. I had a Schuberth helmet before, and though it was much quieter and warmer, it would fog up like crazy and it had zero sun...
Forum: Equipment 10-26-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Question Face Shield Interferance

It hangs down enough to bother me when it is all the way open. I usually run with it half open if I need air. You can remove it if you want to use goggles, but that seems like it kind of defeats the...
Forum: Equipment 10-26-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Cool2 Response to questions

Gentlemen,

I do still like my AGV AX8 DUAL helmet.

The visor does not distort and is optically correct.

Be advised that I recently discovered a tiny "Made in China" label on the inside...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-14-2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,347
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh Dowco

+1 on Dowco, I use mine every day while my bike sits in the parking lot at work. For those of you implying that 990's don't need a cover, it seems like a waste letting the sun ruin all of your hoses...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-12-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 7,051
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh I'll Be There

I will be there Friday morning, bright and early. See you all then. :D

http://i957.photobucket.com/albums/ae60/gglenz/MotorcyclesatRanch.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 10,167
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh Tahoe!!

I am planning on being there! I was riding up at Tahoe yesterday. It was snowy.
Forum: Equipment 03-18-2011, 03:10 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Thumb Thanks

Thanks, I appreciate it.
Forum: Equipment 03-18-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Question Tinted Shield

I sent an email inquiring about the tinted shield to AGV's Customer Support Department. I will keep you posted on their response.

Thanks.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-14-2011, 02:34 PM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Ahhh spring time

You've got to love Spring time!
Forum: Equipment 03-14-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Thumb Longer Ride

I rode about 125 miles yesterday, half off road, half highway and I think this is my favorite helmet I have owned. It was fairly chilly yesterday and a little rainy here in the Great Basin, so I kept...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-10-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Nice Photos

:clapGeek, you never cease to amaze with your photographic (and photoshop) skills!
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh I am sure you'll like it! There is a good sizing...

I am sure you'll like it! There is a good sizing chart at Revzilla.com.
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2011, 11:59 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Talking Shield

The shield is kind of annoying when it is up, but the half closed setting works well. There are two "tabs" that stick down into your field of vision when the shield is open.

The Helmet runs about...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Talking Shield

The shield comes off really easy, I am not sure about tinted options yet, but when they are available I am in. It is pretty much the same shape as AGV's AX8 Dirt helmet so I am sure goggles will be...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Eh? Buffeting

It buffets a little more than I would like off of my windshield, but when I stand up, the air flows smooth. Every helmet seems to buffet off of the touring shield on my 990.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-10-2011, 11:51 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh My Bike

Hey Jerry, she is most definitely all mine now.:deal She and I have spent a lot of intimate time together this past year, both on the road, on the trail, laying in the mud, laying in the snow, and...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-09-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
A couple of weeks ago in Saline Valley and the Valley of Death

<a href="http://s957.photobucket.com/albums/ae60/gglenz/?action=view&amp;current=P1221778.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://i957.photobucket.com/albums/ae60/gglenz/P1221778.jpg" border="0"...
Forum: Equipment 03-09-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,273
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh New AGV AX8 Dual (DS) Helmet

I finally got my new AGV AX8 DS helmet last week!:D I took it out of the box and tried it on and gazed out of the back patio window at a blizzard.:huh Thankfully, I live in Reno where the snow is...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-06-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Right on!

:clap NICE BIKE! Congratulations!:clap
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2010, 09:13 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Talking Tahoe

:clap
Nice Pics Brent. It is Adventure riding paradise here this time of year isn't it? :beer
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2010, 09:11 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Talking the Beamer

<a href="http://s957.photobucket.com/albums/ae60/gglenz/April%202010/?action=view&current=P4191368.jpg" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-14-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Talking Yesterday's Ride

My brother and I went riding yesterday above Lake Tahoe between Spooner Summit and Kingsbury Grade. I can't believe I have lived in this area for twenty eight years and I have never taken this trail....
Forum: Orange Crush 05-23-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Talking Spring Time in the Sierra Nevada

Since I returned from Afghanistan, I have been riding a lot. :clap It has been a wet spring here in Northern Nevada and the snow is being rather stubborn.

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Forum: Orange Crush 05-12-2010, 10:23 PM
Replies: 1,661
Views: 430,744
Posted By Mangudai
Thumb AFX Helmet

I have been wearing a Schuberth S1 Helmet for the last couple of years, and I recently installed the KTM touring windscreen. I was still getting a lot of turbulence, bit I noticed that if I opened my...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh Nice Bike

Congratulations!! :clap Enjoy! :beer
Forum: Orange Crush 05-07-2010, 07:57 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,623
Posted By Mangudai
Leo Vince Question

I have Leo Vince slip on silencers installed on my 08 990. I have been riding a lot off road lately so I have been getting between 25 and 35 miles to the gallon. Usually I get between 30 and 40 miles...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-29-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Surfing

Awesome Picture!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-28-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 16,032
Posted By Mangudai
Black Dog Skid Plate

I installed mine last weekend and it already got a workout up in the Sierras. It was a cinch to install and BDCW was very courteous and professional. A worthwhile addition to any 990 that is used for...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-27-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh North Sierras

Tried out some more dirt trails yesterday, trying to get the feel for my new bike. My Dunlops got a good workout in the DG sand and mud and my new Black Dog Skid Plate got some exercise on some logs...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-25-2010, 10:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,629
Posted By Mangudai
Talking New Touring Windscreen

I bought my bike used and it had some sort of gigantic Calsci windscreen on it. I hated it. It was so tall that it obstructed my view of the road. It was very quiet though like a Goldwing. It might...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-22-2010, 07:53 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,623
Posted By Mangudai
Sound like you have a good adventure coming up......

Sound like you have a good adventure coming up... keep us posted.

I have a set of Leo Vince SBK mufflers on my bike and I am only getting between 30 and 35 miles to the gallon. Let me know how the...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-21-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,623
Posted By Mangudai
Talking Good info.

Thanks for the insight. It makes me want to go ride my 990. :D
Forum: Orange Crush 04-20-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,623
Posted By Mangudai
F800 v 990

If anyone figures out a good way to improve the fuel economy I am all ears :ear because I hate filling up my 2008 990 next to my brother's F800 and watching as his bike take a gallon or more less...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-20-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh North Sierras April 2010

The snow melted enough to allow my brother and me a couple hundred mile Sierra ride yesterday. :eyes

<a...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-04-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh Home from Afghanistan!

I got home from Afghanistan on Friday and my wife and I took my new 990 for a little spin in the Northern Sierra Nevada Mountains.

<a...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-24-2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh Happiness

:clap Happiness is riding your KTM...

Congrats! Keep the face shield down to keep the bugs our of your smiling mug!

:lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 03-24-2010, 12:23 AM
Replies: 18,848
Views: 7,638,324
Posted By Mangudai
:clap Like a Winnebago on two wheels. ...

:clap

Like a Winnebago on two wheels.

:lol3

Seriously, nice bike.
Forum: Face plant 03-23-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,105
Posted By Mangudai
Eek Wishing a Fast Recovery

Hope he has a fast recovery and gets back out on the road. Let it be a reminder to the rest of us to wear our gear.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-23-2010, 03:36 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,848
Posted By Mangudai
Thumb Seat

The Renazco is nice. I am definitely glad to have one.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-08-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,131
Posted By Mangudai
Laugh Great Idea

Think of all the awesome stuff I could find even easier for my bike! This needs to happen, and it needs to be done right. GREAT IDEA! :clap
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