Mitas E07 Dakar – After Arkansas

Glen, Thought I would pass along an update as to the tire wear after our ride to Arkansas. Weather for the most part stayed below 90°F for most of the ride with a couple of good rain and wind storms thrown in. Tires hung in there well and are now at 21,000 km [~13,050 mi].…

Mitas E07 Dakar / Heidenau K60 comparison

From our Canadian counterpart, Bernie. He and Doug put Heidenaus on one of their S-Tens, Mitas on the other. And now they’re road-testing them by heading from Vancouver Island, BC, to the S-Ten Rally in Arkansas. Glen, good to hear from you. Your timing is good. I was just outside taking a few pics. of…

Review: Pathfinder tank bag, part 3

After spending 10 days and 2000+ miles w/the Pathfinder Tank bag from Kyle Bryant at Moto Montana, here are my observations. (Pic at the bottom.) It’s huge! I kept it full of my C-pap gear, spare gloves, camera, assorted chargers and a 25′ extension cord. It answered plenty of my luggage solutions while on the…

Review: Helmet Hook

Review: Helmet Clip made by Andrew Schauer Hi guys! While at the Cle Elum ride a few weeks ago I met Andrew Schauer (AndrewS from the forums). He’s a Tenere owner from Wenatchee who has a great little invention for locking our helmets to the bike. It’s a very simple little hook that attaches under…

Review: Pathfinder tank bag, part 2

Second Review: Pathfinder tank bag from Moto-Montana Outfitters I got the Pathfinder tank bag installed on the bike; it didn’t take too long, only about 5 minutes, and I didn’t even need the provided instructions. It’s really secure with just the 4 straps and the two anti-slip pads that keep the buckles off your tank.…

Review: Pathfinder tank bag

Hi PNW Tenere crew! I’m going to write a review of Kyle’s Pathfinder tank bag in  3 segments.  I’ll update it after I get it mounted on the bike and then again from the road as we head to the HU meeting in Yosemite Sept 25-28. 1st impressions: Well made, sturdy, lots of features. Click…