What you did on or with your D/S-Adv bike today

Discussion in 'The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan' started by Huzband, Mar 3, 2014.

  1. ineptizoid

    ineptizoid I'm scared hold me

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2006
    Oddometer:
    8,693
    Location:
    Underachievement Nexus of the Universe
  2. Vico1

    Vico1 The Maestro

    Joined:
    Oct 31, 2008
    Oddometer:
    9,431
    Location:
    Ft Walton Beach FL
    Rode PPMC Dual Sport. Awesome event.
    DaveBeezy and Twisted Chain like this.
  3. Huzband

    Huzband Team Dirt

    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2006
    Oddometer:
    7,671
    Location:
    Cowford, Fl.
    I had to pull the piston off in order to get the rings in. Got this far on reassembly but the batteries in the torque wrench went dead before I could finish. :bluduh

    20171001_163540.jpg
    beefcake morris likes this.
  4. motomike14

    motomike14 Thumper Crusader

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2010
    Oddometer:
    2,662
    Location:
    Florida
    Batteries in a torque wrench?

    What world are we living in?!
  5. Vico1

    Vico1 The Maestro

    Joined:
    Oct 31, 2008
    Oddometer:
    9,431
    Location:
    Ft Walton Beach FL
    One where Batteries driven motorcycles are the machines of the future.
  6. Huzband

    Huzband Team Dirt

    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2006
    Oddometer:
    7,671
    Location:
    Cowford, Fl.
    Batteries installed in the torque wrench, head torqued & valves adjusted. Should have it all buttoned up tomorrow night.
    beefcake morris likes this.
  7. Davebert

    Davebert Too damn serious!

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2008
    Oddometer:
    2,591
    Location:
    Panhandle Florida
    Did you balance it yet?
    :hide
    waybill and YJake like this.
  8. motomike14

    motomike14 Thumper Crusader

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2010
    Oddometer:
    2,662
    Location:
    Florida
    Are the valves in those BMWs made of gold? Stopped by dealership last weekend, one loaded and farkled model listed for $26,500


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  9. jeepgeek2002

    jeepgeek2002 Long timer

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2007
    Oddometer:
    2,717
    Location:
    Jacksonville, FL
    BMW = Bust My Wallet

    Mod Edit: Attacks on family are not tolerated here, on ADV.
  10. Chicken Helmet

    Chicken Helmet I'm A Stumper™

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2010
    Oddometer:
    6,357
    Location:
    Jacksonville Fl
    Can’t buy a new BMW car for that...:deal
    KTee likes this.
  11. jeepgeek2002

    jeepgeek2002 Long timer

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2007
    Oddometer:
    2,717
    Location:
    Jacksonville, FL
    A BMW One sells for around $28000
  12. beefcake morris

    beefcake morris Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2013
    Oddometer:
    956
    jeepgeek2002

    Did you really just make a comment about another mans wife on a internet forum?
  13. KTee

    KTee Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2017
    Oddometer:
    478
    Location:
    Saint Johns, FL
    Found lots of water crossings around Palm Coast. Stopped at the light house for lunch on the way back.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
  14. beefcake morris

    beefcake morris Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2013
    Oddometer:
    956
    Love the second photo!
  15. Huzband

    Huzband Team Dirt

    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2006
    Oddometer:
    7,671
    Location:
    Cowford, Fl.
    Gotta agree, that Spaceman Spiff helmet is the bomb! :D
  16. KTee

    KTee Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2017
    Oddometer:
    478
    Location:
    Saint Johns, FL
    [​IMG]

    Preparing to cut the seat!
    Milkweed likes this.
  17. RichardD

    RichardD Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2006
    Oddometer:
    740
    Getting close to my neck of the woods. Let me know if you wander down to the Daytona area.
  18. KTee

    KTee Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2017
    Oddometer:
    478
    Location:
    Saint Johns, FL
    Always up to ride!
    RichardD likes this.
  19. beefcake morris

    beefcake morris Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2013
    Oddometer:
    956
    Nice shaving the seat is a great trick for sure!
    KTee likes this.
  20. Huzband

    Huzband Team Dirt

    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2006
    Oddometer:
    7,671
    Location:
    Cowford, Fl.

    I see you have a full set of Honda specialty wrenches there. :D
    beefcake morris and KTee like this.