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Forum: Marketplace   18-Aug-2019, 02:13 PM (801)
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Forum: General chatter   26-Jul-2019, 05:40 AM (445)
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Views: 1,300
Posted By Advart
Spare 2032 batteries, key to my Tail box, and...

Spare 2032 batteries, key to my Tail box, and lucky pennies I find when I park my bike at different places.
Forum: General chatter   16-Jun-2019, 08:35 PM (066)
Replies: 17
Views: 1,136
Posted By Advart
I would agree with your comment about buffeting...

I would agree with your comment about buffeting being more of a function of bike and windscreen. But when you are talking about the exact same bike and exact same windscreen and the only variable is...
Forum: General chatter   26-Apr-2019, 10:28 AM (644)
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Posted By Advart
I own both. They both have their pros and cons....

I own both. They both have their pros and cons. I do 50/50 and prefer the Krios. It has a wider viewing port, itís light, and breathes really well. But with that comes some wind noise. It has...
Forum: General chatter   05-Mar-2019, 05:14 AM (468)
Replies: 21
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Posted By Advart
I went with their recommendation with regard to...

I went with their recommendation with regard to wheel/rim width. I stayed with the stock diameter instead of going with a larger (diameter) front rim. I rode on them all last season with Karoo...
Forum: General chatter   04-Mar-2019, 04:40 AM (445)
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Posted By Advart
When I went to the dealer to ask about pricing,...

When I went to the dealer to ask about pricing, they actually told me to look for used wheels or go to Woody's Wheels which happens to be in Denver (where I live). I wound with a set of Woody's...
Forum: General chatter   20-Feb-2019, 05:21 AM (473)
Replies: 24
Views: 1,846
Posted By Advart
As previously stated, really need to know more...

As previously stated, really need to know more about where and how you ride....

I ride 50/50. The Karoo 3s are my "go to" tire. They work equally well in the dirt and on pavement. Dirt-wise...
Forum: Accessories   16-Feb-2019, 06:20 AM (514)
Replies: 7
Views: 698
Posted By Advart
$699 just for the plates?!?!?!? That's just...

$699 just for the plates?!?!?!? That's just outrageous. I'll take the 10 minutes or so to remove the plates and mount the hard panniers. I don't think there is ever a case in my life that I need...
Forum: General chatter   10-Jan-2019, 04:33 PM (940)
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By Advart
That would be awesome for those times when I've...

That would be awesome for those times when I've been riding all day long and I'm wiped out. I can sleep on the bike while it takes me home instead of me having to pull over and sleep in a parking...
Forum: GPS Info   10-Jan-2019, 05:36 AM (483)
Replies: 5
Views: 1,091
Posted By Advart
Sucks but in a way I'm glad. I've used it over...

Sucks but in a way I'm glad. I've used it over the years, but it is definitely not intuitive or user friendly with a big learning curve. Just about all my GPS units whether for my mountain bike,...
Forum: General chatter   29-Dec-2018, 04:42 PM (946)
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Views: 720
Posted By Advart
I thought they actually "corrected" the geometry...

I thought they actually "corrected" the geometry for the OEM lowered bikes. I've never ridden a standard height GSA, but based on my "butt", I find the ride to be just fine, this is even off-road on...
Forum: General chatter   29-Dec-2018, 06:06 AM (504)
Replies: 12
Views: 1,331
Posted By Advart
Have fun and I too am looking forward to your...

Have fun and I too am looking forward to your review as I'm thinking of taking it here in CO. just for the experience...

For those that have not read any reviews. there are plenty on advrider.com.
Forum: General chatter   12-Dec-2018, 05:47 PM (991)
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Views: 593
Posted By Advart
Dealer told me closer to 300 bucks. Can you...

Dealer told me closer to 300 bucks. Can you actually have two key fobs for the one bike? I thought or it seemed to me it was a one to one. Only one key fob can "mated" to the bike... I hope I'm...
Forum: Maintenance and Modifications   09-Dec-2018, 10:05 AM (670)
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By Advart
I bought and use;...

I bought and use; https://www.mcssl.com/store/rrr-tool-solutions/rrr-adventure-tool-roll-set-torx-premium-hivis-yellow

So far so good. I've had to adjust a couple things on my GSA and all the...
Forum: General chatter   05-Dec-2018, 04:49 PM (950)
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By Advart
Question 1 - Yeah, the boom does get bumped when...

Question 1 - Yeah, the boom does get bumped when lifting the chin bar. Now I imagine one's face shape if the boom is too close to their face. For me, if I put the boom where it doesn't get bumped...
Forum: Accessories   27-Nov-2018, 05:12 AM (466)
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By Advart
When I was looking for a low seat, I tried...

When I was looking for a low seat, I tried reading all the info from manufacturers that made low seats. I really couldn't tell based on the printed info. I eventually went with a Corbin saddle....
Forum: Accessories   17-Nov-2018, 04:46 AM (448)
Replies: 10
Views: 1,137
Posted By Advart
I keep all my motorcycles on Battery Tenders when...

I keep all my motorcycles on Battery Tenders when I'm not riding them regardless if it's riding season or not. I've done this for the past 20+ years with all my motorcycles and have never had an...
Forum: Riding Gear and Equipment   16-Nov-2018, 04:48 AM (450)
Replies: 11
Views: 1,675
Posted By Advart
Hmmm, I've had my Neotec 2 since May and have not...

Hmmm, I've had my Neotec 2 since May and have not noticed that. But I also don't tend to look at my instruments very much. Just a few times a ride to check fuel. The NAV VI is high enough I...
Forum: General chatter   14-Nov-2018, 05:26 AM (477)
Replies: 17
Views: 2,486
Posted By Advart
I have to laugh. The American english language...

I have to laugh. The American english language is such a kluge because we come from all over the world. Personally, I don't care how someone pronounces something as long as they aren't misnaming...
Forum: Crash stories   13-Nov-2018, 04:05 PM (920)
Replies: 8
Views: 899
Posted By Advart
I'm glad you made it out "okay". I'm with...

I'm glad you made it out "okay".

I'm with you when it comes to being prepared. I also bought a air evacuation policy. Extremely cheap compared to the cost of the a helicopter flight. My brother...
Forum: General chatter   13-Nov-2018, 04:00 PM (917)
Replies: 22
Views: 1,642
Posted By Advart
I've got a Touring Harley, a Street Glide. If I...

I've got a Touring Harley, a Street Glide. If I was going to take a long trip, it'd definitely be my GSA. The way I figure it, with the ground clearance and the ability to go off-road it's an easy...
Forum: General chatter   12-Nov-2018, 05:57 PM (998)
Replies: 17
Views: 2,486
Posted By Advart
I only use soft panniers, Mosko Moto... but thats...

I only use soft panniers, Mosko Moto... but thats not what you asked :) When you ask about "mm", I'm assuming you want info on "hard panniers"...

IF I was to go that route, I'd go with the...
Forum: General chatter   12-Nov-2018, 05:15 AM (468)
Replies: 32
Views: 6,416
Posted By Advart
Sorry to hear the timing is terrible. When...

Sorry to hear the timing is terrible.

When I bought my GSA, the first mod I did was order a set of Super-lace wheels from Woody's Wheelworks. I was just hedging my bet as alot of the offroad...
Forum: Tires (Tyres)   10-Nov-2018, 04:37 PM (942)
Replies: 10
Views: 1,151
Posted By Advart
Personally I like tubeless. When I bought my...

Personally I like tubeless. When I bought my Woody's Wheel set, I had them do the tubeless set-up. But I also carry a spare tube just in case. My Tiger XCx and Africa Twin DCT ran tubes. Never had...
Forum: New Member Introductions   27-Oct-2018, 05:41 AM (445)
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By Advart
This your first ADV bike, Dual Sport, or any type...

This your first ADV bike, Dual Sport, or any type of "offroad" motorcycle?

Quite a bit of difference between the Harley and the BMW! I kept my Harleys. Love them too much for what they are and...
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