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Forum: Australia 09-16-2014, 08:24 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
Ice cold, beware of slippery causeways....

Ice cold, beware of slippery causeways....
Forum: Australia 09-16-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
Just about to order a HD Barnett for mine, I...

Just about to order a HD Barnett for mine, I already put the details on here somewhere. Do a search for Barnett and you'll get the info you need

Glen
Forum: Australia 09-08-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
It's easy, just go and see Des Roberts Motorcycle...

It's easy, just go and see Des Roberts Motorcycle Performance at Brendale, for safety cert and single seat mod plate, he does this on a regular basis
He's very good :D

Glen
Forum: Australia 09-06-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
Good to see you didn't let the bastards put you...

Good to see you didn't let the bastards put you off, now go lock that bike up
Forum: Beasts 08-27-2014, 05:34 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
Jeeeesus Mick you have more new bikes than I have...

Jeeeesus Mick you have more new bikes than I have hot dinners. You won't be sorry with this one, I've put about 35000km on one I bought over here in the States and it's a cracka bike
Glen
Forum: Australia 08-11-2014, 04:18 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
It really pisses off the BMW owners because they...

It really pisses off the BMW owners because they think they should be the only ones with a beak. Little do they know that Suzuki were the first to use a beak many years ago
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 235,232
Posted By loxsmith
Just had time to have a decent read of things you...

Just had time to have a decent read of things you have found

The radiator fluid loss had me stuffed after I rode Pikes Peak (think it was 12000 feet) the other month, now I know why it was low...
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 235,232
Posted By loxsmith
Standard cap is the most bullet proof way but...

Standard cap is the most bullet proof way but useless when you want to run a tank bag

Been searching the net for the last 20 mins and turned up nothing. Will try and contact the bloke that told...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 235,232
Posted By loxsmith
Hey Craig, well done, good to see the Liger badge...

Hey Craig, well done, good to see the Liger badge intact

How are you going with the bastard Acerbis locking cap on the Safari tank?
Mine feels cross threaded even when it's not. Have been told...
Forum: Australia 07-29-2014, 05:24 PM
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Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
If you pm philth of Motobikin fame he will have...

If you pm philth of Motobikin fame he will have contact details for DRjoe who has started a business building motorcycle accessories inc carbon fibre bash plates etc etc
He will certainly be a good...
Forum: Beasts 07-23-2014, 08:57 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
Love your work Jeff. Cheers from Deadhorse Alaska

Love your work Jeff. Cheers from Deadhorse Alaska
Forum: Beasts 07-21-2014, 06:25 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
That was no typo, it is also 2 up heavily loaded...

That was no typo, it is also 2 up heavily loaded on dirt and blacktop. Minimal wheel spin due to the entire load. Tyre was severely feathered on sides due to trail braking into corners
Tyre prob had...
Forum: Beasts 07-21-2014, 10:23 AM
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Posted By loxsmith
Hey Jeff, reasonable performance and 12000 +...

Hey Jeff, reasonable performance and 12000 + miles, you will love it. Hope you are enjoying the ride mate
Forum: Beasts 07-20-2014, 10:38 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
Ok Drunk Uncle, time for an update; The Mitas...

Ok Drunk Uncle, time for an update;
The Mitas E10 was a bad choice and it cost me. Had to divert to Watson Lake and buy the dearest Heidenau K60 that I have ever bought. The E10 lasted a mere 2800...
Forum: Australia 06-29-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
Here's all the aftermarket clutch info you need ...

Here's all the aftermarket clutch info you need
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=24467013&postcount=2559 (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=24467013&postcount=2559)
Barnett...
Forum: Beasts 06-29-2014, 02:18 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
Excellent info, thanks for sharing. Saves me a...

Excellent info, thanks for sharing. Saves me a lot of experimenting
Forum: Beasts 06-29-2014, 02:16 PM
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Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
I fitted one about 10000 miles ago. Can you...

I fitted one about 10000 miles ago. Can you remove/refit the Unifilter for servicing/cleaning without removing the tank?
Forum: Beasts 06-24-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
That Rally sounds like a lot of fun, I'll try and...

That Rally sounds like a lot of fun, I'll try and organise things better next year
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
OK, found some info hidden here ...

OK, found some info hidden here
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=704559&page=165
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 06:45 PM
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Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
Thanks, already been there, did a search for...

Thanks, already been there, did a search for Barnett and came up with Nil.
also tried Barnett direct and this is the reply



Sorry but we don't have a listing for that model

Chance...
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 91,333
Posted By loxsmith
Did a search which turned up nothing so .... has...

Did a search which turned up nothing so .... has anyone replaced a clutch with anything other than OEM? Maybe a Barnett or Surflex?
If so what are your thoughts? any part numbers to share as both...
Forum: Beasts 06-14-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
Bridgestone Battle Wing off and E07 went on the...

Bridgestone Battle Wing off and E07 went on the Tiger. I have had 14000 km for a rear on my KLR at home in Australia, mostly on rough Outback roads
I'll let you know how long it lasts on the Tiger...
Forum: Beasts 06-14-2014, 04:32 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
Read some others doing tyre changes on here not...

Read some others doing tyre changes on here not long ago and thought I'd share my experiences
OEM battle Wing front lasted 11000 miles, replaced with a Mitas Dakar E07. About 20 minutes to swap it...
Forum: Australia 06-10-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1,593
Views: 184,939
Posted By loxsmith
And who does that to a KLR? Welcome to the...

And who does that to a KLR?

Welcome to the madhouse

Glen
Forum: Beasts 06-09-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
The clutch on my bike appears to have had a hard...

The clutch on my bike appears to have had a hard time before I bought it and now being overloaded it is still working hard. I don't need one just yet but..... planning ahead
Has anyone used a...
Forum: Ride reports 06-09-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 787
Views: 179,264
Posted By loxsmith
OK I've arrived in Seattle and finally caught up....

OK I've arrived in Seattle and finally caught up. Love it, carry one regardless Big Fella
Forum: Ride reports 06-09-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 32,314
Posted By loxsmith
When you are down there is always some bastard...

When you are down there is always some bastard trying to put their foot on your head. Chew hard and make the best of what is happening mate

Like you said, never, ever, ever give in

My best...
Forum: Beasts 06-01-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
How good is the ADV Community? Thanks for...

How good is the ADV Community?

Thanks for taking in 2 total strangers, treating us like Family and feeding us like Kings:clap

We hope to return the favour someday
The journey continues, Glen...
Forum: Beasts 05-27-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
Yesterday we did Hwy 36 then 3, then 299 then 96...

Yesterday we did Hwy 36 then 3, then 299 then 96 to Orleans, I'm dizzy. I can highly recommend this lap :clap
Forum: Beasts 05-25-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
Hey MapMaster, heading Vancouver mid June for 2...

Hey MapMaster, heading Vancouver mid June for 2 weeks, the Alaska July August if I can solve a minor Visa issue then Sth somewhere as the cold weather chases us. Make it up as we go from there, we've...
Forum: Beasts 05-24-2014, 12:38 PM
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Posted By loxsmith
Yes that was part of yesterdays ride We...

Yes that was part of yesterdays ride

We joined Hwy 1 at Ventura and have tried to stick to the Coast all the way North
Forum: Beasts 05-24-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
Ok guy's, being an Aussie I had never heard of...

Ok guy's, being an Aussie I had never heard of the PCH 1 in California. Wow, what a race track,... ah I mean road. The rear disc is blue after yesterdays effort:clap
Currently in Humboldt somewhere...
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 21,394
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Posted By loxsmith
Gents I am currently travelling the US which is...

Gents I am currently travelling the US which is unfamiliar territory to me as I am an Aussie
I need a recommendation on where to advertise a spare complete set of Hepco and Becker Xplorer aluminium...
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,094
Posted By loxsmith
Take the time to read the Biolite web site and...

Take the time to read the Biolite web site and you will see recreational use is a bi-product to the primary intended use
Forum: Beasts 04-21-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
I think I'll give that a shot tomorrow on the...

I think I'll give that a shot tomorrow on the "Million Dollar Highway" SW Colorado :clap
Hope this dodgy chain holds up
Forum: Australia 04-20-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,094
Posted By loxsmith
For fire starters I use plain old cotton balls...

For fire starters I use plain old cotton balls soaked in Vasoline. You can have 50 of these pack down to the size of 2 boxes of matches. You only need 1 ball per fire
Forum: Beasts 04-20-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 21,394
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Posted By loxsmith
I stumbled across this web site, this guy has...

I stumbled across this web site, this guy has spent considerable time making 800XC Service videos.
http://www.muddysump.com/servicing/tiger-800/

This should be a big help to some people on this...
Forum: Beasts 04-19-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
the main benefit of tubeless tyres is they...

the main benefit of tubeless tyres is they normally go down slowly allowing you to get it stopped.
Tubed tyres go down in the blink of an eye and make for some interesting times if you can stay on...
Forum: Australia 04-19-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,094
Posted By loxsmith
I've got one at home you can look at or try when...

I've got one at home you can look at or try when I get back Craig
Forum: Beasts 04-16-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 21,394
Views: 3,781,690
Posted By loxsmith
Has anyone found an ambient Temperature readout...

Has anyone found an ambient Temperature readout in the Instrument cluster??
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