Archive for the ‘Adventure Tools’ Category

While visiting Bikerstreet, the largest motorbike dealership in Norway,  on Saturday 12th November, I came across a GS Adventure bike that was in for service which had  a brilliant, small aluminum accessory case I had not seen before. It fit the bike perfectly, looked great and seemed quite convenient, so I decided I had to […]

Early in April this year I started a significant modifications project to add a personal touch to my GS Adventure. Today I added a new Modifications page to my website where I’ll keep an overview of all modifications I carry out on my bike. I am in the process of adding images and provided details […]

While all of us seem to be more than happy with BMW when it comes to the bike itself, equally many seem to be annoyed by the limited set of tools that come with the bike. In his great GlobeRiders DVD, BMW R1200GS Adventure Touring Instructional DVD, legendary Helge Pedersen shares his experiences and quite […]

Preparing for the Touratech and Nippy Normans parts to arrive, I have bought a torx toolkit from Biltema. It is a 38-part kit which seem to be of reasonable quality, given that it is only NOK 299. It adds to the limited set of tools provided by BMW. http://www.biltema.no/no/Verktoy/Handverktoy/Kombinasjonsnokler-og-piper/Torxsett-38-deler/ Note that the wrench itself was […]