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  1. I'd like to meet up with you and talk about...

    I'd like to meet up with you and talk about riding in Australia which we're planning to do in January, 2014. We live adjoining Seatac airport and can likely provide some local services when you...
  2. I'm 5 minutes from the front door of Seatac and...

    I'm 5 minutes from the front door of Seatac and could make room.

    Pm me. I'm in the anonymous book.

    Tim
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    There's also a great set of maintenance DVD's for...

    There's also a great set of maintenance DVD's for your F650 available through the F650 site. The valve maintenance interval is every 6k miles. I'm about to do my 18k check in preparation for this...
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    While I starting riding on a Gold Wing and added...

    While I starting riding on a Gold Wing and added an ST1100 to my stable, a riding friend suggested we buy dual sport bikes and take them to Alaska. So I began looking for a competent dual sport bike...
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    I use Prestone silicate free with no issues. It...

    I use Prestone silicate free with no issues. It meets the spec and works for me.
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    Could it be that you have little or no fork oil. ...

    Could it be that you have little or no fork oil. While I don't have a Dakar, I do have an '03 F650GS and it has no bounce. I do have a RaceTech front suspension though and it's great.
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    MOA Noob from Burien, WA

    I've been a MOA member for several years after joining at the Seattle International M/C show, but I've not spent much time on this forum. I'm registered for my first BMW national event at...
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    A sealed AGM battery is the way to go. I...

    A sealed AGM battery is the way to go. I purchased mine from a poster at f650.com.
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    Sticky: I have the tubular HT rear rack, and it works...

    I have the tubular HT rear rack, and it works well for use as a lifting handle.

    Here's a picture of it:

    http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d108/tkbowman/F650/Farkles/HTPanniers003.jpg

    The...
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    Sticky: Here's a picture from last fall's GripTwister...

    Here's a picture from last fall's GripTwister ride around the Olympic Peninsula:

    http://timmer.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/GripTwister-Olympic-Tour-2009/C2C2AMB-201/652086239_vNC9e-L.jpg

    Here's a...
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    I'm a little late to this thread, but I'd vote...

    I'm a little late to this thread, but I'd vote for the F650GS. I've got an '03 F650GSLA (Factory lowered), and I've significantly farkled it (Race Tech front suspension, TKC's, HB crash bar, HID...
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    Sticky: RaceTech Installation on an F650

    I guess I better get to cracking on writing up my RaceTech front suspension installation on my F650. Too much riding has gotten in the way of writing.

    Tim in Burien, WA
    F650GSLA & a "few" others
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    Auxillary Lighting on F650

    I installed a pair of HID lights that I obtained from www.blmaccessories.com. I built my own mounts and used a switch from www.electricalconnection.com ....
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    Auxillary Fuse Panel on F650

    Over on the F650 site (www.f650.com) I posted pictures of a farkle where I built a switched fuse panel that's housed in the tail section.

    Tim in Burien, WA
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