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Forum: Racing 01-16-2015, 05:29 PM
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Posted By drgunther
All right! I've been out for the past couple of...

All right! I've been out for the past couple of days, but managed to catch up tonight with all the gazillion posts I hadn't read.

Being a general lurker with only a few comments I read Casteras...
Forum: Racing 01-14-2015, 03:27 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Silentwolf takes post #9000. =)

Silentwolf takes post #9000. =)
Forum: Racing 01-14-2015, 12:32 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Those cans aren't made of steel AND aluminum....

Those cans aren't made of steel AND aluminum. They also don't have current put through them.


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Forum: Racing 01-14-2015, 12:26 PM
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Posted By drgunther
And this also points out another tidbit regarding...

And this also points out another tidbit regarding "hindsight is always 20/20". Because - if the riders supposedly knew that this was such a harmful environment for the bikes, then perhaps the smarter...
Forum: Racing 01-14-2015, 11:37 AM
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Posted By drgunther
Even if I really haven't decided yet if I think...

Even if I really haven't decided yet if I think the salar crossing was good or not this probably closes it for me.

And really, hindsight is always 20/20. =/
Forum: Racing 01-14-2015, 01:49 AM
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Posted By drgunther
It'd have to be this picture in that case. Still...

It'd have to be this picture in that case. Still a good picture though, and just goes to show how tough a Dakar can be!
...
Forum: Racing 01-13-2015, 02:42 PM
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Posted By drgunther
In the department of epic quotes... =D Going...

In the department of epic quotes... =D

Going into my signature...
Forum: Racing 01-13-2015, 08:48 AM
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Posted By drgunther
Pyndon: I sat down yesterday and translated...

Pyndon: I sat down yesterday and translated Calles thoughts on his withdrawal, quoting it in here again. Enjoy! =)
Forum: Racing 01-13-2015, 04:14 AM
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Posted By drgunther
Looks like it might be Francisco Claudio...

Looks like it might be Francisco Claudio Regunaschi. Born 1940 and finished in 82nd place 2013 (cars).

http://www.dakar.com/dakar/2013/us/rider/430.html

edit: Crap, just now saw that you...
Forum: Racing 01-13-2015, 02:46 AM
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Posted By drgunther
Nope, no solid info on that yet.

Nope, no solid info on that yet.
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 11:25 PM
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Posted By drgunther
f5irehose Dakar 2015 - Official Event Coverage LIVE via F5

That right there is the truth. :)


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Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 10:56 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Yup, made of salt. Actually there's a hotel right...

Yup, made of salt. Actually there's a hotel right next to the salar made completely of salt. Even the furniture is made of salt. Lousy insulation characteristics, so every room has its own gas...
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 03:55 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Pushing your bike over the finish line and still...

Pushing your bike over the finish line and still winning the stage with 11 seconds - respect! =)

http://blog.diktator.org/picture_sharing/pushing_finish_line.jpg
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 12:55 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Sooooo... Eurosport are showing snooker. And we...

Sooooo... Eurosport are showing snooker. And we all know that no snooker game ever ends on time.

So be prepared:
http://blog.diktator.org/picture_sharing/i_dont_always_dakar.jpg
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 11:47 AM
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Posted By drgunther
I think they mentioned that he'd lost about 1,5...

I think they mentioned that he'd lost about 1,5 hours (and he hadn't reached the ASS by then)...
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 11:10 AM
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Posted By drgunther
ES1 is ON!

ES1 is ON!
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 05:32 AM
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Posted By drgunther
Probably not.

Probably not.
Forum: Racing 01-11-2015, 03:55 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Calle Hagenblads thoughts on his withdrawal

Just got info over at SOE.se about Calles thoughts about his withdrawal - I sat down and translated it for you. Here goes:

"I'm in Buenos Aires and I've had some time to think things over. The...
Forum: Racing 01-11-2015, 01:49 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Eurosport - it never fails.

http://blog.diktator.org/picture_sharing/i_dont_always_dakar.jpg
Forum: Racing 01-09-2015, 01:58 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Ah fekk! Guess what's on Eurosport? DART!...

Ah fekk!

Guess what's on Eurosport? DART! I'm concerned that I won't make it to tonights program given the fact that I fell asleep with my laptop in my lap catching up on my f5irehose snowball...
Forum: Racing 01-08-2015, 03:44 PM
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Posted By drgunther
I'm truly impressed! I had heard about a dude...

I'm truly impressed! I had heard about a dude doing the Hellas on a 1200 this year from a friend of mine who raced as well.

True grit in my book!


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Forum: Racing 01-08-2015, 03:38 PM
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Posted By drgunther
WTF?! I couldn't believe my eyes when I thought I...

WTF?! I couldn't believe my eyes when I thought I saw someone wrestling a Yamaha Super Ténéré through the dunes in the Africa Race. But I'll be damned - I was correct!
...
Forum: Racing 01-07-2015, 01:10 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Mechanical question - fuel pump - LC4-50

So, the whole issue with Calles retirement due to the fuel pump and the wiring to it got me thinking, and I'm wondering if anyone could verify my thinking.

We've been informed that the fuel pump...
Forum: Racing 01-07-2015, 10:33 AM
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Posted By drgunther
"Sam is stuck out on the piste. At WP1 he was at...

"Sam is stuck out on the piste. At WP1 he was at position 11 with 5:27 to the leader."



Mmmm.... This has been discussed before. =) Imagine who would've have a look at that map and then try to...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2015, 10:57 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Regarding the whole issue with Calles withdrawal...

Regarding the whole issue with Calles withdrawal and Johns statement I think that the only problem some of us had with then statement was the choice of words.

We all realize the challenges with...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2015, 03:43 PM
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Posted By drgunther
I've got to agree with this...

I've got to agree with this...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2015, 03:41 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Amazeballs! Up and running! =)

Amazeballs! Up and running! =)
Forum: Racing 01-06-2015, 03:17 PM
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Posted By drgunther
France 2 - Bivouac coverage tonight

Hey there!

Does anyone have a working link for France 2? The .m3u file from the media thread has no entry for France 2, and the http://www.jtvstream.me/france-2-direct which worked the other day...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2015, 08:34 AM
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Posted By drgunther
Gonk = Goncalves

Gonk = Goncalves
Forum: Racing 01-06-2015, 07:52 AM
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Posted By drgunther
So that means all the riders get a relative...

So that means all the riders get a relative penalty. Interesting approach which also should silence a lot of the discussion as to how much time each and every participant is penalised with.
Forum: Racing 01-05-2015, 05:41 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Navigational issues. =/

Navigational issues. =/
Forum: Racing 01-05-2015, 02:55 PM
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Posted By drgunther
Hagenblad - delays

I just listened to his swedish phone call back home. It reveals that he had managed to take off with not all petcocks for the fuel tanks open. ;)

Also he suffered a little lie down on his own...
Forum: Racing 01-04-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 11,280
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Posted By drgunther
Apologising for not letting the driver behind him...

Apologising for not letting the driver behind him through.
Forum: Racing 01-03-2014, 04:26 PM
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Posted By drgunther
"And then.. this is a cock!" Aaa... what...

"And then.. this is a cock!"

Aaa... what now? =)
Forum: Racing 01-23-2013, 01:42 AM
Replies: 18,421
Views: 1,233,418
Posted By drgunther
It is a DAMN shame that the podium ceremony was...

It is a DAMN shame that the podium ceremony was so isolated from the masses who wanted to see it. Let's hope that the organizers don't make the same mistake next year.
Forum: Racing 01-21-2013, 05:12 AM
Replies: 18,421
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Posted By drgunther
Now, looky here - someone else that's been...

Now, looky here - someone else that's been wondering about the exact same thing I have! =)
Forum: Racing 01-21-2013, 01:31 AM
Replies: 1,762
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Posted By drgunther
So, here I was fighting my PDD (Post Dakar...

So, here I was fighting my PDD (Post Dakar Depression) and then I hear that Lyndon is pondering to have a go at the Romaniacs!

Let me put it this way - I'm looking forward to lay my hands on the...
Forum: Racing 01-20-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 18,421
Views: 1,233,418
Posted By drgunther
Allright, so Eurosport 1 just wrapped up the 2013...

Allright, so Eurosport 1 just wrapped up the 2013 Dakar and I'm sensing that it'll be another 50 weeks before I get to see Amarok commercials again.

It's been a blast, yet slightly taxing on my...
Forum: Racing 01-20-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 18,421
Views: 1,233,418
Posted By drgunther
So, looks like that which we do not talk about...

So, looks like that which we do not talk about has come to an end now. Time for the final Dakar broadcast this year on Eurosport 1!
Forum: Racing 01-20-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 18,421
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Posted By drgunther
22:55 (UTC/GMT), so you haven't missed anything...

22:55 (UTC/GMT), so you haven't missed anything yet. And as it is right now it looks like the underdog in the snooker match is hitting back. =/
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