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  1. toowheels

    Heindenau K69 Front tire

    I installed a Heidenau K69 front tire on my F800 GS. It's DOT approved soft conditions tire. The Cdn dist for Heidenau asked me to try it out on a big bike and give them feedback. Needless to say it's a very open and aggressive dirt tire. The casing isn't heavy duty either so I set them at...
  2. toowheels

    Pacific Motosports Rep Day Sat. March 16th...see the 2013 Giant Loop and MOD lines...

    Hey riders! As the title says Pacific Motosports is having a "Meet the Rep Day" Saturday March 16th. from 10-3. :clap: The link: http://www.pacificmotosports.com/Events.aspx?evntcode=MeetTheRepDays2013#MeetTheRepDays2013 I'll be there to answer questions and show the entire Giant Loop line...
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    2013 Giant Loop bags

    This thread is going to be dedicated to all the 2013 Giant Loop. Please ask if you have any questions on fit/details etc. here. NEW for 2013 All Giant Loop now has a limited lifetime warranty against craftsmanship and material defects!! :clap: Please ask if you have any q's! Here are some...
  4. toowheels

    Adventure bike riding course

    Hey riders, Last year at the Moto Show I had a lot of riders express interest in doing a course to help them become a better and more confident rider in the dirt. Some of them were completely new to riding in the dirt and some had a bit of experience, but as we all know...you never stop...
  5. toowheels

    Moto Overland @ the Vancouver Moto Show

    First off Happy Holidays to everybody and best wishes for a happy and healthy New Year (with lots of riding!!)! We are getting ready for the Vancouver Moto Show again this year and there's going to be a lot going on at our booth! Looks like there are over 140 different exhibitors so far...
  6. toowheels

    Rev'It clothing

    I personally think we need more gear reviews here. I find them very useful so I'm going to try posting more. On that note I recently got a Rev'It Horizon jacket from Pacific Motosports. I already have both a Rev'It Sand jacket and pants from them that I really like. Rev'It fits me very well...
  7. toowheels

    Anderson Highline/ Carpenter Lake is all clear as of Apr. Apr. 28

    Did a little overnight camp trip last weekend with markymcd amongst others. We decided to hit the Anderson Highline and go over Mission Pass. We figured it would be too early to come back on the Hurley... Four GS's...all with MOD parts There was a TE610 on the ride too but somehow it didn't...
  8. toowheels

    Moto Overland/ Britannia Composites Vancouver Moto Show 2012

    Hey riders! Lot's going on for the show for us this year!! (Tom,Judy and Mark you can punt this to a different spot if need be...I wasn't sure where it should be). We have a few new MOD parts we'll be showing this year, some show specials, some new Giant Loop bags (never before seen in North...
  9. toowheels

    MOD BMW F800 GS Side Stand Foot

    A simple side stand foot you say... We asked a lot of riders what their experience was. Some of our design objectives: 1. Minimal impact on raising and lowering the side stand. Our first proto mimicked the stock shape and just made it larger. We immediately found out that shape needed to be...
  10. toowheels

    MOD KTM 950/990 ADV Top Rack

    We are just in the proto stages of a KTM 950/990 Adv. Top Rack. Using a lot of the same features as the F800 GS Top Rack here is what we have so far: The features: -Rotopax direct top mount and top Rotopax L bracket mounting -Givi Monokey top box direct mounting -KISS DIY top box...
  11. toowheels

    New Giant Loop Buckin' Roll Tank Bag

    Hey fellow riders, Giant Loop has come out with a new tank bag, the Buckin' Roll! To my knowledge (and theirs) this is the first tank bag designed to fit on "tower gas cap" style tanks from Acrebis, IMS and Clarke. Typical heavy duty Giant Loop construction :D Quick access and out of...
  12. toowheels

    NEW Giant Loop MoJavi!

    Here it is the new Giant Loop MoJavi! Just enough space to get the back or fanny pack full of tools, tubes, lunch, etc. off yourself. No racks or hardware required to securely pack this gear on those 150 mile single track adventures into the mountains or desert. Tools and bottles not...
  13. toowheels

    Giant Loop on KTM's

    Hello all, Just wanted to let you all know that the Giant Loop Coyote saddlebag & Fandango tank bag fit well on the EXC's, XC-W and the 690. Here's a pic on a XC-W; Maple Ridge Motorsports also has the Coyote saddlebag and the Fandango tankbag in stock if you want to see them and try them...
  14. toowheels

    2010 Husky's at Pac Yam BMW w/Giant Loop

    Hello all, In case you haven't heard Pacific Yamaha BMW has a few TEs and Sms on the floor now and they are also carrying the Giant Loop bags (Great Basin, Coyote and the Fandango tank bag). The Coyote is the perfect solution for this kind of bike where it's really difficult to carry your...
  15. toowheels

    Van. Moto Show

    Hello riders! Moto Overland will be at the Vancouver Moto Show displaying the Giant Loop bag systems for the first time in Canada! I've heard there are a few of riders around BC already using their bags. Our booth will be #908 and we are sharing it together with Adventuretech.ca. They make the...
  16. toowheels

    MOD F800 GS top rack

    First up; Happy Holidays and Best Wishes for the New Year to All!:hb: Next; I just got the protos of the F 800 GS top rack finished on the 23rd. and I thought I would post 'em. It's got a couple of unique features; 2" fore and aft adjustment for running solo or two-up. For extra fuel capacity...
  17. toowheels

    MOD F8 GS skid plate

    Hello F650 GS & F800 GS riders, I have a revised version of the MOD F8 plate that I need to try with any engine bars except; Touratech, BMW & Givi. Anyone out there willing to offer up their bike for me to try fitting the plate? I will ride out to just about anywhere in the Lower Mainland...
  18. toowheels

    MOD KLR 650 skid plate

    At long last I will have the KLR 650 final prototype skid plate with me on the Fall Newbie/Social ride on Oct 18th. Pics of the plate to follow...but needless to say it improves on and adds on everything it is supposed to. I'll also be showing the F800 GS skid plate and the tool box that fits...
  19. toowheels

    MOD F800GS top luggage rack poll

    :ted:I got some feedback from some F800/F650 GS riders at the Dead Zone ride that were looking for a wider rear rack. For this poll I am going to use the Touratech aluminium rack as the reference because it is the most readily available here and most people have seen it. See pic below if you...
  20. toowheels

    MOD skid plates & tool boxes in the Okanagan

    SouthWest Motorrad in Kelowna, "The Okakagan's Premier Destination Motorcycle Dealership" is now stocking MOD's BC made F800 GS skid plate and compatible tool box. For those of you out there it's now easy to see what it's all about. http://www.southwestmotorrad.com You can see more pics on...
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