VTXOA - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 32
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: drk rdr
Forum: VTX 1800 Tech Board   08-14-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 846
Posted By drk rdr
forgot the link: https://kisantech.com/sm-3.html

forgot the link: https://kisantech.com/sm-3.html
Forum: VTX 1800 Tech Board   08-14-2019, 10:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 846
Posted By drk rdr
I installed the signalMinder by Kisan on my 2007...

I installed the signalMinder by Kisan on my 2007 VTX1800t back in 2009. Easy installation and hasn't given me any trouble. The tail light lenses were clear, so I went to the craft store and bought...
Forum: General MC Message Board   07-29-2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,293
Posted By drk rdr
http://www.kruzerkaddy.net/

http://www.kruzerkaddy.net/
Forum: General MC Message Board   07-14-2010, 12:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,740
Posted By drk rdr
According to National, you can go to FaceBook for...

According to National, you can go to FaceBook for the time being: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2208690618&ref=ts
The state captains can still contact National to get mass e-mails out if...
Forum: General MC Message Board   06-28-2010, 11:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 811
Posted By drk rdr
1800t: new was getting 34, now after two years...

1800t: new was getting 34, now after two years and 26,000 miles, it is getting 40 mpg.
Forum: VTX 1300 Riders Board   03-02-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 954
Posted By drk rdr
Not sure how handy you are, or how big the flags...

Not sure how handy you are, or how big the flags are. If you have a luggage rack, it is easy to clamp a couple pieces of wood on, no drilling or damage to the bike. I made it so the smaller flag...
Forum: VTX 1800 Tech Board   03-02-2010, 01:02 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,336
Posted By drk rdr
For all the people changing the seat, are they...

For all the people changing the seat, are they from the touring model? I have over 20,000 miles on my 1800t in a year and a half and have no desire to change the seat. I think the touring model was...
Forum: General MC Message Board   02-08-2010, 11:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,679
Posted By drk rdr
uncas mentioned the retaining cables - very...

uncas mentioned the retaining cables - very important for those tension springs. It runs through the middle of the spring so if the spring breaks, the pieces stay up there and not all over the...
Forum: General MC Message Board   01-17-2010, 11:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,125
Posted By drk rdr
I had a Harley guy tell me he wanted the metrics...

I had a Harley guy tell me he wanted the metrics in the back, not to pick up parts, but because he didn't want to eat my puffed rice. At the next stop, when he wasn't looking, I parked in front of...
Forum: VTX 1300 Riders Board   11-23-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 922
Posted By drk rdr
Check out www.reevesphotographics.com You...

Check out www.reevesphotographics.com
You can choose pictures from her gallery, or supply her with a picture of your own bike and she will custom make cards for you.
Forum: VTX 1800 Tech Board   11-01-2009, 12:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,323
Posted By drk rdr
Thanks for the response Dirtdobber. Although I...

Thanks for the response Dirtdobber. Although I haven't done anything with the front brake lever, I pulled off the leads from the switch at the lever and shorted them together, sure enough, the...
Forum: VTX 1800 Tech Board   10-31-2009, 01:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,323
Posted By drk rdr
I just noticed my bike doing the same thing. Any...

I just noticed my bike doing the same thing. Any luck on solving the problem?
Forum: VTX 1300 Riders Board   09-22-2009, 12:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,335
Posted By drk rdr
Another example is the noise limits statutes....

Another example is the noise limits statutes. There is no testing done at inspections for exhaust sound levels but that doesn't mean you can't get a ticket for it even though you passed inspection...
Forum: General MC Message Board   08-06-2009, 01:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 919
Posted By drk rdr
The 1800t is a great bike - got mine last August...

The 1800t is a great bike - got mine last August and it has over 14,000 miles on it already.
KewlMetal has a clock that mounts on the brake reservoir, looks real good.
I didn't trust the warning...
Forum: General MC Message Board   07-31-2009, 01:41 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,367
Posted By drk rdr
I always wore the full face helmet when I had my...

I always wore the full face helmet when I had my Shadow. Then I got the VTX-1800 with a windshield, and opted for the half helmet when the weather gets warm. Last weekend I wished I had the full...
Forum: Oregon   07-31-2009, 01:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 627
Posted By drk rdr
I am flying out to Portland August 9 and staying...

I am flying out to Portland August 9 and staying for a week. Anyone know where I can rent a bike while there? The closest place I can find is in Bend, 175 miles away.
Forum: General MC Message Board   05-08-2009, 12:37 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,741
Posted By drk rdr
I like my Red Wings - they make a very durable...

I like my Red Wings - they make a very durable boot and they are comfortable.
Forum: Honda Fury   05-04-2009, 12:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,037
Posted By drk rdr
The tourer is the way to go. I got mine last...

The tourer is the way to go. I got mine last August and took it in for the 8000 check-up a couple weeks ago. I see the "chopper" as the 1300 with a smaller tank and an extended fork. Might be fun...
Forum: General MC Message Board   05-03-2009, 11:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By drk rdr
I guess it depends on how much you want to carry....

I guess it depends on how much you want to carry. There is always the backpack if you don't want to attach anything to the bike. I have the 1800 tourer, it came with bags and I added the back rack...
Forum: Honda Fury   05-02-2009, 01:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,037
Posted By drk rdr
Sport Honda in Metuchen has one in and is...

Sport Honda in Metuchen has one in and is offering demo rides Saturday, May 2. I also got an e-mail from Freehold Honda that they have it in. - Since you are in North Jersey, Metuchen isn't that far...
Forum: VTX 1300 Riders Board   05-01-2009, 12:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By drk rdr
Crazy as it might sound, does the fan turn at...

Crazy as it might sound, does the fan turn at all? If not, night have a stone lodged in the housing (yea happened to me, wondered why it wasn't running and there it was, a stone wedged between the...
Forum: VTX 1300 Riders Board   04-30-2009, 11:58 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 33,024
Posted By drk rdr
Started with a 1984 Honda CB 650 (bought it off...

Started with a 1984 Honda CB 650 (bought it off my wife's cousin - she said that she was tired of hearing that I wanted a bike, so buy it and shut up). I was 40.
Next bike was the Shadow Sabre 1100...
Forum: General MC Message Board   04-22-2009, 12:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By drk rdr
Ditto for what The Beast said (on all matters) ...

Ditto for what The Beast said (on all matters)
I used it when I had my Shadow with no windshield and now with the 1800t with the windshield, never had a problem with wind or neck. I usually ride...
Forum: General MC Message Board   04-21-2009, 12:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 810
Posted By drk rdr
Nice pictures. I was there in February and was...

Nice pictures. I was there in February and was disappointed that there was no activity (yea, spoken like a tourist). Next time I get up there I'm hoping it is warmer and I just might have to rent a...
Forum: General MC Message Board   04-10-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 30,785
Posted By drk rdr
I took a test ride on the Triumph Rocket III and...

I took a test ride on the Triumph Rocket III and thought it would be my next bike, as soon as I could afford it. A couple weeks later I took my Shadow Sabre in for tires and told the dealer about...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 32

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome