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Old 09-26-2012, 01:34 PM   #1606
Wy'east
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"Camping" stove

I'd have to say hands down it's this. I Picked it up off of fleabay about 8 years ago. It's called a Radius No.15, 100% complete not too bad for a 1930s stove! It even has the original top ring which is viewable behind the stove in the picture below.



A small bit of cleaning was required, replacement of the NRV Non-retun valve puck (the piston kept backing out, loosing pressure, etc.) and a few gaskets as well as a proper inspection. We don't want to loose our eyebrows!



This stove has amazing stampings all over it. In the picture of the buner head below, you can read MADE IN SWEDEN around the shootingstar trademark. Sole Makers of the Genuine "RADIUS" Apparatus is written in ten languages that are around the tank/fount; Swedish, English, German, French, Spanish, Russian, 3 variations of Sanskrit & Arabic... Even a nothing trip is turned into an adventure using it!



My other stove (I carry 2 stoves) is the old Multi-fuel 1st generation Optimus-Burton Nova "Made in Sweden" with the Cejn connectors - later models were crap and dangerous apparently, so if you want a GOOD one, read this http://adventuresinstoving.blogspot....imus-nova.html.

Mine has been pretty good most of the time. Always carry a rebuild kit (any stove). I've more than once had to do field repairs.
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:00 PM   #1607
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Bike transportation unit/rv


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Old 09-27-2012, 01:33 PM   #1608
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Old 10-02-2012, 08:41 AM   #1609
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Best piece of gear, the Aerostich catalog.

I ride with Aerostich: gloves, roadcrafter lite suit, roadcrafter darien jacket, heated jacket, balkava

The gear and service is untouchable.
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Old 10-04-2012, 01:04 PM   #1610
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My best would be to sell all the Aerostitch gear that I have accumulated. I am working on it.
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Old 10-05-2012, 08:17 AM   #1611
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Im not seeing any for sale threads and I am looking for a few things.
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:14 PM   #1612
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Im not seeing any for sale threads and I am looking for a few things.
Flea Market
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Old 10-07-2012, 02:01 PM   #1613
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visor bag

Here is an underrated piece of equipment... Really handy. I keep a clear and tinted visor and switch back and forth.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/ARAI-Shield-...545cb5&vxp=mtr
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Old 10-09-2012, 10:43 PM   #1614
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My ultimate best equipment ever bought...




cheapest throttle lock $19.99 and it works!


I can only find the throttle lock as described above in the UK. Is there a USA source?
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Old 10-09-2012, 10:56 PM   #1615
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I can only find the throttle lock as described above in the UK. Is there a USA source?
Bought one @ Triumph (Trailridge Motorsports) Batesburg, SC
I'll look and see if there's still a package in the recycle bin tomorrow



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Old 10-10-2012, 09:17 PM   #1616
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I can only find the throttle lock as described above in the UK. Is there a USA source?
Go Cruise Throttle Control: http://www.2wheelride.com/throttle_pro.html

Warning: page contains an annoyingly loud autostart video.
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Old 10-10-2012, 11:45 PM   #1617
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Thank you and ordered.
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Old 10-11-2012, 05:09 AM   #1618
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I can only find the throttle lock as described above in the UK. Is there a USA source?
On sale now....
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Old 10-12-2012, 07:54 PM   #1619
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Bell Star carbon fibre helmet with Transition shield...never have to worry about getting caught out at night or rain or any adverse light conditions again. The helmet is light, comfortable, and moves a TON of air with all vents open. Comes with a pretty nice bag too (of course, we should expect that for an expensive bucket)

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Old 10-14-2012, 07:38 PM   #1620
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Ah. Casa Blanca. Good Rig.
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