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  1. DA scooter
    04-05-2017 06:13 PM - permalink
    DA scooter
    Hello Scooter_Maniac, Thanks for the link to Texas. I sent an inquiry. It will be some time before I could give a for sure. If the spot is taken before then, I hope everyone has a great trip. If I can get the boxes I want and the extra lights, I'm looking at another ride to Florida. Again, thank you for the link.
  2. Scooter_Maniac
    03-16-2017 11:52 PM - permalink
    Scooter_Maniac
    That plate is the one that came with the top case. I've something like 30K miles using it with no problem. Some folks have had issues with the supplied mounting plate for the Bestem 2012 cracking over time. Anyway, if you have a rack on the back of your bike, there is hardware to mount the plate to that. Otherwise, the top rear plastic comes off the bike and holes drilled through where indicated on the underside. Holes in the plate didn't match up with them so, I had to drill a couple of extra holes in the plate. I think the new ones may have properly placed holes but, not sure.
  3. Hose B
    03-16-2017 11:50 AM - permalink
    Hose B
    By the way, whose mounting plate is that in your photos? I can almost read the embossed name. APLO 992?
  4. Hose B
    03-16-2017 11:41 AM - permalink
    Hose B
    Thank you for taking the time. We have an old hardware store in Biloxi (Ellzey's Hardware) and they have a good selection of specialty items that can be bought individually. I might be able to put something together. Thanks again for your efforts.
  5. Hose B
    03-16-2017 09:41 AM - permalink
    Hose B
    Your PM didn't show up. That's okay. I'll wait until I have the 15 posts under my belt. I like the spring contacts in your photo. Slick!
  6. Scooter_Maniac
    04-19-2016 02:36 PM - permalink
    Scooter_Maniac
    I use GIVI E21 hard cases...have them on all the time. It takes as fast as you can insert the key, turn it 1/8 turn, press an adjacent button and lift off the case to get to the fuel door. About five seconds although, you may fumble around a bit the first few times. Same to replace the side case. No reason to cause one not to get them. Give a shout if you're ever in the Grand Junction area.
  7. Scooter Trash GDI
    04-19-2016 02:28 PM - permalink
    Scooter Trash GDI
    Scooter_maniac,
    Scooter trash GDI in Pueblo. I'm interested in hard side cases. How does this affect fueling?
    Just ordered the OPT7 headlights. Have an 08 650, not exe. May be riding to Vegas next week.

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  • About Scooter_Maniac
    Location
    Grand Junction, Colorado, USA
    Interests
    Camping, movies, science/tech, Scootering!
    Occupation
    Registered Nurse
  • Signature
    Darksided AN400 in Lightning Fast White •*GIVI Airflow •Side deflectors • Bestem 929 top case • 19g Dr Pulley Slider Weights • Puppies • Backrest, tunnel bag and top case mods by self

    '08 650 • Clearview with vent • Kuryakyn grips • GIVI V46 top case and E21 side cases • McCruise cruise control

    Better to have scooted and got lost, than to never have scooted at all.


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12-05-2015
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12-03-2015
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06-25-2017
08:24 PM - jeff_MDR quoted Scooter_Maniac in post Purchased first Burgman today
As stated, the bike will run all da...
01:55 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted MJR in post Clutch rebuild kit?
...nd or parts for. MJR, if I find my clutch...
06-23-2017
11:31 PM - Scooter_Maniac quoted E.D. in post Clutch rebuild kit?
Why don't you change the ...
02:48 AM - E.D. quoted Scooter_Maniac in post Clutch rebuild kit?
Valvoline 10W-40 Motorcycle Oil or,...
06-22-2017
11:55 PM - Scooter_Maniac quoted TheReaper in post Clutch rebuild kit?
...ot the clutch . TheReaper! :eek
11:30 AM - MJR quoted Scooter_Maniac in post Clutch rebuild kit?
First started just at takeoff under...
08:36 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted E.D. in post Clutch rebuild kit?
What kind of engine oil h...
06-21-2017
11:56 PM - Scooter_Maniac quoted MJR in post Clutch rebuild kit?
One question though. Doe...
05-31-2017
01:01 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted Liamjs in post Air- hawk seat vs the Gel-seat
^100 miles? No offense, but...
05-21-2017
10:58 PM - Scooter_Maniac quoted stuartlipper in post Gel pad recommendations?
Hi all, I know the seat questi...
04-30-2017
01:08 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted mike1nw in post "darkside"
So the 155 (slightly wider) ...
04-29-2017
12:10 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted mike1nw in post "darkside"
2008 AN400 the rear tire is ...
04-28-2017
12:52 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted DA scooter in post Riders wanted
Hey Scooter_Maniac, I tried to ...
04-11-2017
02:55 AM - Mochi quoted Scooter_Maniac in post Rent a Burgman in Colorado?
Make it on over to Grand Junction a...
04-04-2017
08:44 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted Dave_J in post Riders wanted
Scott, on this leg of the t...
02:15 AM - Dave_J quoted Scooter_Maniac in post Riders wanted
The part of our trip that may be re...
01:17 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted fernando in post Riders wanted
I will be riding from Miami, ...
04-03-2017
08:38 AM - Scooter_Maniac quoted AlaskaGuy in post Ride Report: Pittsburgh, PA to Winchester, VA
If you think I'm sexy and you ...
06:50 AM - AlaskaGuy quoted Scooter_Maniac in post Ride Report: Pittsburgh, PA to Winchester, VA
Thanks for the report, AG but, that...
12:44 AM - E.D. quoted Scooter_Maniac in post Ride Report: Pittsburgh, PA to Winchester, VA
Thanks for the report, AG but, that...
 
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