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Forum: New Zealand 04-18-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 982
Views: 48,232
Posted By Kokopelli
A KLR rider would have made one out of a used...

A KLR rider would have made one out of a used rubbish bag and laughed at your extravagance.
Forum: New Zealand 04-18-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 982
Views: 48,232
Posted By Kokopelli
Yeah, I saw the lightning, at least it's warm...

Yeah, I saw the lightning, at least it's warm again. Hitting a flooded section at speed can easily happen. Some ppl here drive like idiots. Just like in Akl but it's a different kind of stupid. I...
Forum: New Zealand 04-17-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 982
Views: 48,232
Posted By Kokopelli
Not as dry as it used to be around here. ...

Not as dry as it used to be around here.

before

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v727/Berwyn/Blenheim_NZ_zps82903361.jpg

tonight
...
Forum: New Zealand 04-16-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 982
Views: 48,232
Posted By Kokopelli
And it Sounds like there will be a lot more rain....

And it Sounds like there will be a lot more rain. Love the pictures, do you have massive telelens on your camera?
Forum: New Zealand 04-13-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 564
Posted By Kokopelli
It was a pleasure to meet you. Now we'll have to...

It was a pleasure to meet you. Now we'll have to start a Blenheim rides thread. Well, once we've actually done some rides.
Forum: New Zealand 04-12-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 4,526
Posted By Kokopelli
Looks like everybody has their own methods to get...

Looks like everybody has their own methods to get their bike to leak.
Forum: New Zealand 04-12-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 4,526
Posted By Kokopelli
Don't be tempted to turn the rear wheel while...

Don't be tempted to turn the rear wheel while filling the diff.
Forum: Airheads 04-11-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 1,745
Views: 614,138
Posted By Kokopelli
Somebody is going to restore this one day :lol3

Somebody is going to restore this one day :lol3
Forum: New Zealand 04-06-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 14,070
Posted By Kokopelli
I am guessing that's too late and too far for...

I am guessing that's too late and too far for most/all of them. We'll have to organise a meet on a Saturday or Sunday.
Forum: New Zealand 04-06-2014, 02:19 AM
Replies: 1,566
Views: 127,265
Posted By Kokopelli
those front forks could be twisted :lol3

those front forks could be twisted :lol3
Forum: New Zealand 04-05-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 564
Posted By Kokopelli
should be fine

should be fine
Forum: New Zealand 04-05-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 564
Posted By Kokopelli
Yep, good choice, they have good food, too.

Yep, good choice, they have good food, too.
Forum: New Zealand 04-04-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 564
Posted By Kokopelli
Not much of a story, just some drunk locals...

Not much of a story, just some drunk locals shouting at each other. Spring Creek, don't go canoeing there.:evil

Buy now I've probably offended everyone around here:D, my only excuse is that I am...
Forum: New Zealand 04-04-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 564
Posted By Kokopelli
I can do the beer and the shit talking. But the...

I can do the beer and the shit talking. But the old R80GS and its rider can't do the other stuff. The Nelson bunch are banjo players, they live over the hill in a far off valley. Almost west...
Forum: New Zealand 04-04-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 564
Posted By Kokopelli
Yeah, that had its moments.

Yeah, that had its moments.
Forum: New Zealand 04-03-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 4,526
Posted By Kokopelli
Here...

Here (http://www.bingcarburetor.com/bmw/bmwcvkits.html) you go, that's where I got mine.
Forum: New Zealand 04-01-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
I've seen them and I am sure we'll hear them a...

I've seen them and I am sure we'll hear them a bit, but none of them are close by. They are at least a kilometer away. Anyway, you can't live in the middle of a vineyard and expect total silence. I...
Forum: New Zealand 04-01-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
I see, but I didn't get a bargain and there are...

I see, but I didn't get a bargain and there are no choppers used in the area. At least that's what the neighbours have been telling me.
Forum: New Zealand 04-01-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
He does have a point, at this stage I don't...

He does have a point, at this stage I don't actually own a tent, or a decent sleeping bag for that matter.

I am just concerned about timing. Is it getting too late in the year to rely on half...
Forum: New Zealand 03-31-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 1,659
Views: 108,844
Posted By Kokopelli
I didn't realise we had a problem with tanks in...

I didn't realise we had a problem with tanks in this area.
Forum: New Zealand 03-29-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 829
Posted By Kokopelli
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: New Zealand 03-29-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 706
Posted By Kokopelli
They are. It's to do with the traffic. I was one...

They are. It's to do with the traffic. I was one of them.
Forum: New Zealand 03-29-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Mill Flat again

MMy wife and I drove out to Mill Flat this afternoon. Her bike has a dead battery and I was sick of bump starting it again, so we tool the car. what a beautiful spot it is. It got me thinking. It...
Forum: New Zealand 03-29-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,648
Posted By Kokopelli
I had a K75S for a few years. The old K bikes are...

I had a K75S for a few years. The old K bikes are rock solid. I'd say they have been much better built than the newer stuff. The K75 had a dodgy from fairing mount and stupid internal steering head...
Forum: New Zealand 03-23-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Yes, Frank gave me the quote and it was his...

Yes, Frank gave me the quote and it was his installation I looked at. I am still not 100% sold on it, but if our power bill is not coming down, it makes sense to do it.
Forum: New Zealand 03-22-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
The place you mean is probably called Mill flat,...

The place you mean is probably called Mill flat, or something like that. I did not cross the stream, because I did not feel like a water study this late on a Sunday afternoon. I am sure one of those...
Forum: New Zealand 03-22-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Another great evening, so I went out again. This...

Another great evening, so I went out again. This is somewhere along the North Bank rd, up Pine Valley. It's only 30min. from home, so I'll be back, to quote someone famous.
...
Forum: New Zealand 03-22-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Did a quick ride this evening. Now with leaking...

Did a quick ride this evening. Now with leaking push rod tube seals. I'll see if I can be bothered changing them again.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v727/Berwyn/Basic/DSC_0036_zps09d1e793.jpg...
Forum: New Zealand 03-21-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 4,526
Posted By Kokopelli
Ride it over to Blenheim, I'll help get it dirty.

Ride it over to Blenheim, I'll help get it dirty.
Forum: New Zealand 03-11-2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 4,526
Posted By Kokopelli
I am keen, but the weekend after this weekend...

I am keen, but the weekend after this weekend would better.

Once you got your bike sorted, it should be easy to keep running.
Forum: New Zealand 03-10-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 1,659
Views: 108,844
Posted By Kokopelli
[QUOTE=Padmei;23664333]It's far enough away for...

[QUOTE=Padmei;23664333]It's far enough away for me to commit to:D[/QUOTE
It's bloody far away, isn't that on another island? Also, the only thing that has been polishing the rockers on my bike, have...
Forum: New Zealand 03-06-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
You are right, there is a lot of hype surrounding...

You are right, there is a lot of hype surrounding this technology. However, the prices for an installation have dropped a lot during the last few years. I will try to work out how much power we are...
Forum: New Zealand 03-05-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Thanks, I'd love to borrow it, if you think it is...

Thanks, I'd love to borrow it, if you think it is easy enough to use.

What are your views on photovoltaic panels? We're currently investigation whether it's something we should do. We are in...
Forum: New Zealand 03-05-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Oh no, I'll have to eat my words. Not the first...

Oh no, I'll have to eat my words. Not the first time,:lol3 by the way
Forum: New Zealand 03-05-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Done, thanks for taking a look

Done, thanks for taking a look
Forum: New Zealand 03-04-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
The previous owners have been using less, and...

The previous owners have been using less, and it's only two of us. I've talked to neighbours and they've been using a lot less and also have a pool.
It must be related to the pool. At this rate I...
Forum: New Zealand 03-04-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
No rush, our kids are flying down from AKL on the...

No rush, our kids are flying down from AKL on the weekend so I won't be going anywhere. No snow around here, but I was bloody cold the last few days. This house has huge single glazed windows with...
Forum: New Zealand 03-04-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 12,497
Posted By Kokopelli
Basil is back. He arrived last night and I could...

Basil is back. He arrived last night and I could hear him well before he turned into the drive. It's been getting colder down here, but I am looking forward to a ride.
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 148,223
Posted By Kokopelli
Yes, the Molesworth is very pretty. ...

Yes, the Molesworth is very pretty.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v727/Berwyn/Rainabow%20Hanmer%20Moelsworth%202-3-2014/2014-03-02120024_zps2a8b10a7.jpg
...
Forum: New Zealand 02-22-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 982
Views: 48,232
Posted By Kokopelli
Are you going to do this on the weekend? If so I...

Are you going to do this on the weekend? If so I could probably join you.

A turbo timer is only needed if you give it death and then suddenly stop and turn off the engine. The turbos like to cool...
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