Gustavo's Recent Activity

  1. Gustavo replied to the thread VStrom Owners Thread.

    I have a set of those aftermarket Tuono mirrors too. To be honest, the difference in buffeting was minimal on my bike. Maybe the...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM
  2. Gustavo replied to the thread VStrom Owners Thread.

    Probably easier (and cheaper) to get some aftermarket mirrors. Gustavo

    Feb 17, 2018 at 11:33 PM
  3. Gustavo replied to the thread Super Tenere Tire thread.

    I have a set on my V-Strom, but since I don't want to get in trouble with Don T :lol3, I can't tell you that they are very good on wet...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 10:50 PM
  4. Gustavo replied to the thread Yamaha TENERE 700 Thread.

    There was no big fall down. It looked interesting on paper, but in real life it was not, it just didn't work as I expected it to. The...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 9:17 AM
  5. Gustavo replied to the thread Versys owners checkin.

    Yes, but you are much better off with a 150 if you plan to ride dirt roads. Gustavo

    Feb 16, 2018 at 7:38 AM
  6. Gustavo replied to the thread Yamaha TENERE 700 Thread.

    I remember riding one in the late 90's. Not nearly as good as your rose colored glasses would have you believe. A Versys-X 300 that...

    Feb 15, 2018 at 7:02 PM
  7. Gustavo replied to the thread Looking to buy a Strom.

    The suspension looks the same, but is not. The rear shock is physically different, it's 5mm longer on Gen 2 bikes. The springs and...

    Feb 15, 2018 at 12:32 PM
  8. Gustavo replied to the thread Versys owners checkin.

    It really depends on how and where you ride, but in my experience, the tire you are looking for doesn't exist. 90/10 adventure touring...

    Feb 15, 2018 at 12:19 PM
  9. Gustavo replied to the thread Versys-X 400 speculations thread.

    Not really. Dreaming about the ideal bike is OK (even if it's chasing unicorns, the favorite pastime of ADVRider inmates... :lol3), but...

    Feb 13, 2018 at 1:50 PM
  10. Gustavo replied to the thread VStrom Owners Thread.

    I'm not going to argue with that last point. But I think it's not just that it's not in vogue, there a lot less opportunities for a...

    Feb 13, 2018 at 1:44 PM
  11. Gustavo replied to the thread VStrom Owners Thread.

    Don't look at us, mechanical engineers, I'm sure he knows how to do what he was taught as an engineer. That is strictly on you for not...

    Feb 13, 2018 at 12:40 PM
  12. Gustavo replied to the thread Yamaha TENERE 700 Thread.

    I know it's been a while since those pics surfaced, but you are forgetting most Japanese manufacturers now have serious design and R&D...

    Feb 13, 2018 at 11:46 AM