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Forum: Day Trippin' 09-01-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 9,763
Views: 3,747,616
Posted By ccherry
TallRob - you should know that the speedo on the...

TallRob - you should know that the speedo on the Tigers is off by 6%...........and I'm wondering if she was still in 5th (and accelerating of course!), mine reads 82 at 5K in 6th.

Welcome back...
Forum: Equipment 08-12-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,219
Posted By ccherry
agree

or just send Rose an email and she will take care of you. search for gearjunkie in vendors.........
Forum: Equipment 08-12-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,495
Posted By ccherry
yes

it's more normal than not. have had 3 cases on the same rack/mount. only one that didn't move at all was E46 -the cheap one. 2 V46s, both with some movement. used rubber stick on household...
Forum: Equipment 08-03-2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,212
Posted By ccherry
Cabelas

+1 on the Cabelas - I have the 7 piece and love it. Actually fits inside my Givi side or top cases. I find waders more difficult to pack as they need so much space, but I always manage to get them...
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2011, 12:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,473
Posted By ccherry
Scorp

Looked at Nolan, HJC, Shark and Scorpion when decided to go to a modular. No Schubert locally at that time. Went with the Scorp due to fit, did have to go a size up though. Nolan and HJC just...
Forum: Vendors 07-13-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,463
Posted By ccherry
??

any additional info on the 2011 model?? I can't really find anything, including on the Teknic US web site.......
Had an older model and loved it other than how hot it was when the temps were 90 or...
Forum: Equipment 07-13-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,734
Posted By ccherry
Not the Lid

I have an RF1100 (and a Scorpion EXO900 and a KBC VR2R). Would not think the lid is the only problem. I find it very aerodynamic and no buffeting (once I got the right screen combo). Same when I...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 61,980
Posted By ccherry
Have a Sand and a Typhoon now, had Olympia AST,...

Have a Sand and a Typhoon now, had Olympia AST, Voyager, Airglide, Patton and a Stealth suit recently. Have to say that for fit and comfort the Rev'it jackets are much better for me. Can't tolerate...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-21-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,766
Posted By ccherry
relative

probably a relative of mine that moved up from the hills of TN. if i didn't know for a fact my brother was still in MT would assume it was him

probably better than living under a bridge or on a...
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2011, 06:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By ccherry
zips

assuming the GTX has the same zips as my Sand and Typhoon jackets - they will zip to Olympia pants - the short zip anyway. I use with Airglide IIIs and ranger IIs.
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,106
Posted By ccherry
+1 'cept I wear 34 jeans and bought 34 Ranger's...

+1 'cept I wear 34 jeans and bought 34 Ranger's and wear them as overpants - I don't need a belt.

For warm weather I use Airglide IIIs
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 03-28-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,071
Posted By ccherry
Mt

Couple recommendations for you depending on what/where in MT you get to - somewhat off the beaten path - Boulder River up the Main Boulder road from Big Timber MT. Good camping (lots of RV sized...
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2011, 10:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,234
Posted By ccherry
pants

I have both Airglide IIIs and Ranger IIs - the Rangers are great up to about 85 then they gotta go. Rode with them from Telluride to Moab last fall - really good for early morning start at around...
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 61,980
Posted By ccherry
Well you don't have to zip the rain liner in, it...

Well you don't have to zip the rain liner in, it wears just fine as a slip on jacket. The thermal has to zip into either the shell or the rain liner though. I rarely use either liner, prefer to use...
Forum: Equipment 03-09-2011, 09:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,691
Posted By ccherry
have you tried the Rev'it Typhoon or Air?? I...

have you tried the Rev'it Typhoon or Air?? I have the Typhoon , vents week, not made for those typically American shapes and does accomodate somewhat longer arms (at least a lot longer than my...
Forum: Equipment 03-08-2011, 07:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By ccherry
fwiw

my W&S heatroller is the only added electrical item on my tiger not run to the fuse block - but only because i use the same lead for the battery tender. for reference i have Oxford heated grips,...
Forum: Road warriors 03-07-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,948
Posted By ccherry
bars/pegs

have the SW Motech bars and have highway pegs mounted - they are high and not as far forward as some would like (nothing like the position if you are used to a cruiser....) still good place to lay...
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2011, 07:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,429
Posted By ccherry
+1 on Telico and Mike - good to do business with!!

+1 on Telico and Mike - good to do business with!!
Forum: Road warriors 03-04-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,986
Posted By ccherry
another option

Tiger 1050
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,193
Posted By ccherry
+1 for W&S

ditto on warm & safe. if you don't have to have the latest/greatest - contact Rose (Gear Junkie's wife over on the vendor forum) as she will do a good deal for you. i have liner and gloves and...
Forum: Vendors 02-28-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 519
Views: 79,041
Posted By ccherry
Or just have a fantastic sale!!! Hi Mike,...

Or just have a fantastic sale!!!

Hi Mike, hope all is well there.
Forum: Equipment 02-28-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,970
Posted By ccherry
Have you compared them side by side, I didn't get...

Have you compared them side by side, I didn't get a chance to do that? AO was the original Mil Spec from the 70's and early 80's, had their original stuff all those years ago and just bought a pair...
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,597
Posted By ccherry
iirc it was cordura on the earlier models but you...

iirc it was cordura on the earlier models but you are correct on the current stuff. i also see that their smallest size is now a 42......must be building them for us Americans!!
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,970
Posted By ccherry
American Optics makes same, they were the...

American Optics makes same, they were the original before Randolph. About 1/3 the price also.......amazon or flea bay both generally have lots of options. i just bought a pair to wear in helmet (my...
Forum: Equipment 02-24-2011, 10:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,597
Posted By ccherry
Ast

kpt - AST is a nice jacket but if you think what you currently use is prone to bunching, just try the AST. Had 2 (I can't pass on a bargin even if I don't keep or need what I'm buying), sold both...
Forum: Ride reports 02-16-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 295,519
Posted By ccherry
Wow

lots of us "armchair riders" only wish we could experience what you guys are doing. I know that the closest I will ever hope to get is if I can somehow convince my CFO (wife) and riding buddy to...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-16-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 9,763
Views: 3,747,616
Posted By ccherry
you have a great sense of humor, hope i get the...

you have a great sense of humor, hope i get the chance to meet you some day - first round is on me (if we aren't riding)!

changing topics - noticed a while back (yea I've been following the Peach...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,088
Posted By ccherry
more

well since no one asked my opinion I'm happy to share it..........i have a head, no fuckin idea if it is a shoei or an arai - i've had both, probably think the arai profile is the best fit but...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2011, 09:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,864
Posted By ccherry
my .02

really got a woody for the transitions type insert back before the holidays. sent email to the US contact email, have yet to hear back from them. so not impressed with their desire to serve their...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-15-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 9,763
Views: 3,747,616
Posted By ccherry
that would be my guess as well (wouldn't be like...

that would be my guess as well (wouldn't be like riding the Tiger.......)

and btw - Ohlins has a "cheap" shock for our kitty cats now....one on ebay for between $6-700 - no preload adjustment iirc
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-15-2011, 01:31 PM
Replies: 9,763
Views: 3,747,616
Posted By ccherry
fyi

Hey there - just in case you don't have enough to do, thought of you when I read this:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=660232

ride safe and keep those pics coming!!
Forum: Road warriors 02-11-2011, 06:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,296
Posted By ccherry
Lowering links are only about $100 and raise the...

Lowering links are only about $100 and raise the forks 19mm and you're talking about ~31" seat ht - works for my 29" inseam. Handling is as good if not better than stock as well.
Forum: Road warriors 02-10-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 11,820
Posted By ccherry
Buddy of mine has a 98 Road King Classic (leather...

Buddy of mine has a 98 Road King Classic (leather bags) that he's looking to part with - in excellent condition and low miles (primarily rides his 12GS). Bike is in NM and he's in Portland OR area...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-08-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,175
Posted By ccherry
Best place to send it is the PRC - Jason Marks...

Best place to send it is the PRC - Jason Marks specifically or the current chairman (can't recall who just took over).

BTW - their parent company (owners) are in Michigan, can't remember the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-08-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,175
Posted By ccherry
Map somewhat reinforces my point - we don't have...

Map somewhat reinforces my point - we don't have the infrastructure to deliver to retail customers the gas we get out of the ground in NM.......it has to go to TX first and we all have our opinions...
Forum: Road warriors 02-08-2011, 07:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,296
Posted By ccherry
ride

go ride the 1050, that will tell you all you need to know........good luck!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-07-2011, 07:35 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,175
Posted By ccherry
I don't feel so bad now - was only without gas...

I don't feel so bad now - was only without gas for 57 hours (but who's counting......) used a boat load (up to 9 to be exact) of space heaters to keep the place liveable and keep the pipes intact -...
Forum: Equipment 02-02-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,500
Posted By ccherry
Kbc

well their web site is still up so assume they haven't gone out of business. probably nothing on ebay as i just looked yesterday........but try cyclegear, comp acc or some of the other sites if you...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,578
Posted By ccherry
Ast

my only advice on the AST is to make sure to try one on before you buy it. I've had 2 and a Voyager (and an airglide and a patton and a stealth suit - and i still want to try their GT Air - go...
Forum: Equipment 01-27-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,001
Posted By ccherry
can't speak to personal exp on the BMG but when i...

can't speak to personal exp on the BMG but when i was doing research seem to recall they are not vented so hotter than the AST. Had 2 ASTs and a voyager, they vent fairly well. had a teknic...
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