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Forum: Australia 08-25-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 42,994
Posted By topo
I was glued to the screen watching Phill and...

I was glued to the screen watching Phill and Bills run on the DR's, Scott's run on the mighty 690rfr has me hitting F5 like its Dakar season:clap
Forum: Australia 08-20-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,523
Posted By topo
Common..... spill the beans:huh Si' Great...

Common..... spill the beans:huh Si'


Great to hear progress is continuing with the bike, how about the pilot?:deal
Forum: Australia 08-08-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,146
Posted By topo
Regardless of brand mouses need to be lubed every...

Regardless of brand mouses need to be lubed every day on safari if you want them to be reliable. It takes about ten min per wheel to relube each night if not replacing tires so it's not a major for...
Forum: Australia 08-03-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,523
Posted By topo
Nice one BRO1, With the job your doing now...

Nice one BRO1,

With the job your doing now and your history of not wrecking (too badly) means i'm starting to look forward to my 2 week "holiday" in January.

Cher, BRO2
Forum: Racing 12-30-2013, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 223,235
Posted By topo
Try searching for KTM PHDS bar mounts, they're a...

Try searching for KTM PHDS bar mounts, they're a bit heavy but a great bit of kit.
Forum: New Zealand 10-25-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
You know me mate, i'll drive your 78 defender if...

You know me mate, i'll drive your 78 defender if it means going to SA or not:loco

Must be time to start talking about selling a couple of support packages for safari 14 too eh:evil
Forum: New Zealand 10-25-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
This is great news John:clap Srart prepping the...

This is great news John:clap Srart prepping the landy now eh.
Forum: New Zealand 09-21-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
Not good news from Jaybo on FB. I crash...

Not good news from Jaybo on FB.

I crash tested the Aurora Mark1 road book for you Dimitris Lassithiotakis (https://www.facebook.com/dimitris.lassithiotakis?directed_target_id=0). It survived...
Forum: New Zealand 09-20-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
JEBUS mate! After 3 safari's this sitting...

JEBUS mate!

After 3 safari's this sitting at home while "my guy" is out there is torture. will definately have the full team next time i think.

After an easy prolog it's time to ramp things...
Forum: New Zealand 09-20-2013, 02:32 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
GO BRO GO:clap

GO BRO GO:clap
Forum: Racing 09-19-2013, 01:20 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 24,002
Posted By topo
Kelvin can't keep it in one peice:lol3

Kelvin can't keep it in one peice:lol3
Forum: Racing 09-18-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4,812
Views: 570,804
Posted By topo
hasn't been mentioned, but it looks to me that...

hasn't been mentioned, but it looks to me that the bike helder is on is a real "bitsa".

standard IMS front tank, old steel frame wr450 rear tanks from his old bikes and what look like the front...
Forum: New Zealand 09-16-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
like John says, no need to apologise for being...

like John says, no need to apologise for being passionate about your product. I cant wait to have a look in person when we get to SA in january:clap

John, keep up the good work.
Forum: New Zealand 09-16-2013, 01:24 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
Bikes looking great Jaybo, starting to wish I was...

Bikes looking great Jaybo, starting to wish I was still comming over.

How does the mk1 RB allow for different size scrolls on each spool? oneway roller/clutch bearing ala MD? can't see it in the...
Forum: New Zealand 08-19-2013, 01:18 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
Yeah bit of a bummer but there'll be other...

Yeah bit of a bummer but there'll be other rally's after the Dakar, reckon you and seth need to make the trip back over in 2014:evil
Forum: New Zealand 07-27-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
Just spoke to Jaybo and received some great news...

Just spoke to Jaybo and received some great news from my own personal sponsor (you know who you are:thumb) so it looks like the KiwiSafariTeam really is now well and trully the KiwiDakarTeam:clap
Forum: New Zealand 07-19-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
HELL YEAH!!!!!!! Finally planning can start...

HELL YEAH!!!!!!!

Finally planning can start in ernest:clap To celebrate i'm going to go for my first ride in almost 9months.
Jaybo, how's the training going? Have you worn out the 530 yet?
Forum: New Zealand 07-02-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
With the new baby/house/dakar/new job i decided...

With the new baby/house/dakar/new job i decided it'd be a while before i got a decent adv ride in so i swapped it for a 05 CRF450r, unfortunately it now needs a new stator before it gets dirty again....
Forum: New Zealand 07-01-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
Good job Jaybo, keep the pics comming. Can you...

Good job Jaybo, keep the pics comming. Can you keep a list of each tool you use so we don't miss angthing in the dakar tool roll/box.

Glad to hear the seats getting the Renazco treatment, Will it...
Forum: New Zealand 06-07-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
Ohh pressies, it's like christmas only better:D ...

Ohh pressies, it's like christmas only better:D

Great to see your out on the 530 getting some seat time in.
Forum: New Zealand 04-21-2013, 01:23 AM
Replies: 1,764
Views: 122,006
Posted By topo
:deal

:deal
Forum: New Zealand 04-20-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 1,764
Views: 122,006
Posted By topo
Wow! i really wish i had the skills to do half of...

Wow! i really wish i had the skills to do half of that fabrication work, nice find:thumb
Forum: New Zealand 04-20-2013, 01:16 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,182
Posted By topo
DAKAR BABY YEAH!!!!!!:deal Not sure how i...

DAKAR BABY YEAH!!!!!!:deal

Not sure how i missed this thread. Applications for entry open on May 15th so things will start getting "real" pretty quick after that:deal
...
Forum: Racing 02-22-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,416
Posted By topo
Hey Tony, hope you dont mind me asking but whats...

Hey Tony, hope you dont mind me asking but whats tuareg going to cost you v's comming back and doing the aus safari with their free shipping?

Bike looks great by the way, interested to see how...
Forum: Australia 01-25-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 71,918
Posted By topo
DAKAR BABY YEAH!!:clap:clap:clap:clap:lol3:wings

DAKAR BABY YEAH!!:clap:clap:clap:clap:lol3:wings
Forum: Racing 11-27-2012, 01:00 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 19,270
Posted By topo
Now you've ticked the safari off the bucket list,...

Now you've ticked the safari off the bucket list, when are you going to mount a team for Baja Don? and can i come too?
Forum: Australia 11-17-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,506
Posted By topo
That'd be my old mans i'd say:eek1 he had an...

That'd be my old mans i'd say:eek1 he had an xt500 there in 80/81. I'll have to find the pic.

I was born over there in 81 (making you feel old yet?:lol3 and returned to NZ when i was one, so i've...
Forum: New Zealand 11-08-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 19,275
Posted By topo
Shed night at yours sounds good WW, from 7pm?

Shed night at yours sounds good WW, from 7pm?
Forum: Racing 11-03-2012, 02:03 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 52,810
Posted By topo
Mat cleaned up on today's stage finishing almost...

Mat cleaned up on today's stage finishing almost 2min clear of second place:wink:

results...
Forum: Racing 11-02-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 52,810
Posted By topo
Speedbrain's Mat Fish is showing his class back...

Speedbrain's Mat Fish is showing his class back in aus, taking out the prolog at the GAS DASH yesterday and should be underway right now.

http://www.gasdash.com/contents/results.htm?id=8

Not a...
Forum: Racing 10-20-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,156
Posted By topo
That actually goes to any riders that may be...

That actually goes to any riders that may be comming down, i've got one kiwi thats keen at this stage but would be happy to look after anyone that needs a hand.

SH you know you want to ride pauls...
Forum: Racing 10-20-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,156
Posted By topo
Common you know you want to! Your service crew's...

Common you know you want to! Your service crew's all ready to go:evil
Forum: Racing 10-18-2012, 02:08 AM
Replies: 1,501
Views: 67,731
Posted By topo
Common Fishy:clap:clap:clap

Common Fishy:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Racing 10-05-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 68,650
Posted By topo
http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb462/kiwisafa...

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb462/kiwisafariteam/Safari%202012/IMG_2328.jpg

Good job Jason, don't forget the cup-a-noodles next time eh:wink:

...
Forum: New Zealand 09-30-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,582
Posted By topo
Wow, Just got home from WA (glad i don't need to...

Wow, Just got home from WA (glad i don't need to do that series of flights again in a hurry).

A big thanks to Jaybo for getting me over to work as his service crew, was a great shakedown run for...
Forum: New Zealand 09-11-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,582
Posted By topo
Yay no need for a tent now:clap Tires have...

Yay no need for a tent now:clap

Tires have been delivered here now just need to pack all my gear inside and make a carry handle out of packingtape:evil Less than a week till i fly out now,...
Forum: Racing 08-26-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 735
Views: 68,650
Posted By topo
woooooohooooooo KIWI SAFARI TEAM's back baby:clap...

woooooohooooooo KIWI SAFARI TEAM's back baby:clap

htthttp://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb462/kiwisafariteam/Day%203%20Sandstone%20to%20Laverton/file-1.jpg



Only a few weeks to go, where's...
Forum: New Zealand 01-11-2012, 11:56 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,104
Posted By topo
yeah made a few changes with the current setup....

yeah made a few changes with the current setup. The rear tank allows the use of the standard exhaust which simplifies thisngs somewhat, although i still have to make a new header/muffler system to...
Forum: New Zealand 01-10-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,104
Posted By topo
Hey Gadget, I'm still using the steel one in...

Hey Gadget,

I'm still using the steel one in the pic, looks like alloy due to the paint.
I'm going to be making a new one in a similar design to Neduro's one on his dakar exc, that way there's no...
Forum: New Zealand 01-09-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,811
Posted By topo
As the others have alluded to, we're all busy...

As the others have alluded to, we're all busy keeping up with the main Dakar thread and not only that i think it's also part of the kiwi mindset of not blowing ones trumpet (ala some of the US...
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