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by patton57
Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:56 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Went to my local Honda dealership today
Replies: 5
Views: 253

Re: Went to my local Honda dealership today

"Never heard of a Venture" I would have walked out at that point. Either they are too dumb to deal with, or they think you are dumb. Either way, not worth talking to. I did have a car salesman tell me once (I was looking for a Suburban with the 2nd row bench seat instead of buckets, that he didn't h...
by patton57
Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:47 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Scraping bits on the ground
Replies: 11
Views: 360

Re: Scraping bits on the ground

That's just bragging!
by patton57
Fri Jun 17, 2011 6:49 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: CB Channel
Replies: 63
Views: 4173

Re: CB Channel

Keep in mind that most CB antenna installations are tuned for maximum SWR on channel 19, because it is right in the middle of the band, so you will get maximum range on that channel. Probably why the truckers use it? Conversely, the farther away from 19 you get, the less range you get, so channels ...
by patton57
Thu Jun 02, 2011 8:11 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Hand Grips
Replies: 19
Views: 1164

Re: Hand Grips

I bought a cheap set of foam grips off ebay. Yes they work, but I don't like them very much. Now I know why the good ones cost so much more than the Chinese stuff.
by patton57
Thu Jun 02, 2011 8:05 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: How to Upright GL1800
Replies: 4
Views: 295

Re: How to Upright GL1800

The day after I got my 85 GL1200 back in 1991, I was in the garage and I dropped it. At first I tried what I had always done with every previous bike, and quickly came to the conclusion that there was no way in the world that anyone could ever get one of these monsters back up. I decided that I coul...
by patton57
Thu Jun 02, 2011 7:27 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Helmets ???
Replies: 13
Views: 309

Re: Helmets ???

Anyone using the Scorpion EXO-100? What about using it with a headset?
by patton57
Thu Jun 02, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 15
Views: 689

Re: Insurance

I feel for you Canadian riders.

Basic Liability for my Gl1500 is $86/year.