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Forum: Hacks 10-08-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,364
Posted By Rockman
How about a Honda CT125. Flat out about 70 kmh. ...

How about a Honda CT125. Flat out about 70 kmh.

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/DSC_1082_zps2ba257db.jpg
Forum: Airheads 10-01-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 67,436
Posted By Rockman
heres mine in its current state. disassembled,...

heres mine in its current state. disassembled, frame and bits sandbasted and repainted, new cam chain and top sprocket. rear main seal and clutch next.
...
Forum: Australia 10-01-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3,053
Views: 448,645
Posted By Rockman
Since we are doing epitaphs, heres one a lot of...

Since we are doing epitaphs, heres one a lot of you would have seen (south of Milparinka). Sounds like Liz Kennedy liked a good time:D
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-30-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 1,084
Views: 384,161
Posted By Rockman
http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/...

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/photo1_zpsc78d11e6.jpg
Bikes back behind the photographer somewhere.
Forum: Australia 09-29-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,550
Posted By Rockman
http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/...

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/SH2011_3c_zpsabf19b05.jpg
Forum: Australia 09-07-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
The mighty Suzuki is probably out of action with...

The mighty Suzuki is probably out of action with a slipping clutch:cry. Parts ordered, but I'm not sure if I'll
get them in time.

So, its back to the other 100. Still qualifies as a scrapper..:D...
Forum: Australia 08-28-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
Bloody beautiful in Inverell today. Clear skys,...

Bloody beautiful in Inverell today. Clear skys, suns shining. Should be excellent tomorrow:happay


An update - Col just went out and had a look at the route. All good on the black soil bits,...
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
Theres nothing too difficult I'm told This...

Theres nothing too difficult I'm told

This sort of country;

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/fundraisercourse014_zps1123cfcf.jpg

And this;
...
Forum: OZ Vendors 08-25-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 11,486
Posted By Rockman
G'day John I was after one of the uni joint...

G'day John
I was after one of the uni joint boots for a 100gs you had on ebay, and a set of diode board mounts, but I see they have disappeared. Do you still have them?
Forum: Australia 08-25-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
We have trees and stuff ...

We have trees and stuff
http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/fundraisercourse033_zps93cd8c0e.jpg

And creeks...
Forum: Australia 08-19-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
And some more ...

And some more
http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/SARCharityRide009_zps705fa84b.jpg
Forum: Australia 08-18-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
[QUOTE=buckscreek;24877465]Hi Phil, it looks...

[QUOTE=buckscreek;24877465]Hi Phil,

it looks great, any ideas on top speed with rider and gear yet? Have you started playing with sprocket sizes to optimise power v's economy? I reckon it'd look...
Forum: Australia 08-18-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Mines nearly ready to go. Needs a chain guard,...

Mines nearly ready to go. Needs a chain guard, mirrors and rego (historic). 98cc of pure POWER.

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/IMG_1507_zps79711dbd.jpg
Forum: Australia 08-18-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
A little more of the route:D ...

A little more of the route:D

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/SARCharityRide005_zps94f34c2f.jpg
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
Jeez Col, you must have slept in. 5.56am post...

Jeez Col, you must have slept in. 5.56am post yesterday, 6.18 am today..:D

A pic of part of the route to wet your appetite
...
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,378
Posted By Rockman
Most of the smaller towns and villages have died...

Most of the smaller towns and villages have died or are dying because we now have better roads and vehicles. A century (or more) ago when these places were established a 20-30 mile trek to the next...
Forum: Australia 08-11-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
Col and Mick off to check the route ...

Col and Mick off to check the route

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/SARCharityRide030_zpsdb36d08c.jpg
Forum: Australia 08-10-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
Suzuki Dr250, specially prepared by Team Inverell...

Suzuki Dr250, specially prepared by Team Inverell Member, for conducting the pre run of the route to be taken on the Charity ride on 30 August.
Note the essential equipment secured to the bike...
Forum: Australia 08-10-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,020
Posted By Rockman
Inverell ride scrapheap fundraiser

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/TrailRide2014_zps9eb8250c.jpg
Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
G'day Wazzzzzzzzzzzzz Looks flash. Fair bit of...

G'day Wazzzzzzzzzzzzz Looks flash. Fair bit of work gone into that.
I'm still undecided on the Suzuki 100 or the K100. The Suzuki if I can sort out the charging circuit, otherwise to K100. Both...
Forum: Australia 07-23-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Team Inverell launched at the (soon to be open)...

Team Inverell launched at the (soon to be open) Transport Museum.

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/TeamInverellLaunch_zps142ff54a.jpg
Forum: Australia 07-06-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
[QUOTE=OldDog;24531222]Hey there Rock, hows your...

[QUOTE=OldDog;24531222]Hey there Rock, hows your scrapper going?

Up & running quite well. You recon old BMW electrics are bad, try an old jappo commuter sometime. I now have tail & brake lights,...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Try using a couple of longer bolts so that it...

Try using a couple of longer bolts so that it just holds the clutch plate in place. Personally I just eyeball them carefully and adjust the plate so that it is central, then tighten up a bit on the...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,158
Posted By Rockman
$5.00 canvas upper/rubber sole shoes from target....

$5.00 canvas upper/rubber sole shoes from target. Pack not much bigger than thongs, ok to walk in and you can get away with them if you go out in the evening.
Forum: Hacks 06-17-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,889
Posted By Rockman
[QUOTE=Hellracer.nl;24412405]Are you sure that...

[QUOTE=Hellracer.nl;24412405]Are you sure that those are Renault wheels? They look suspiciously much like Citroen wheels..

Yes could have been. I was told they were Renault 10 but never bother to...
Forum: Hacks 06-17-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,889
Posted By Rockman
G'day Waz(zz), no mate sorry thats the only one I...

G'day Waz(zz), no mate sorry thats the only one I seem to have kept. Imagine a K100 rear swingarm turned around to
face forward, complete with the final drive and mounted on a leading link type...
Forum: Australia 06-09-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Suzuki A100. RIng-ding-ding.....! Runs pretty...

Suzuki A100. RIng-ding-ding.....! Runs pretty good. Now to get the electrics sorted.

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/Scrapheap%202014/IMG_1498_zps03090a1c.jpg
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Ha Ha, you are probably right. The A100 is...

Ha Ha, you are probably right. The A100 is probably faster than Col's Dr250 :D but I'm dreading riding it on dirt roads with its skinny tyres (2.50X18). Anyway, ribs are healing but I'm still a bit...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
These are my alternatives for the Scrapheap ride ...

These are my alternatives for the Scrapheap ride

This one: Suzuki A100

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv14/rock_1955/Scrapheap%202014/IMG_1498_zps03090a1c.jpg

or if I cant get it going...
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 20,739
Posted By Rockman
HHow about this one. Rode it on last years...

HHow about this one. Rode it on last years scrapheap. 1979 TF185. Cruised along nicely between 70 and 80kmh. It was even fairly comfortable to ride.
...
Forum: Australia 05-12-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,242
Posted By Rockman
Yes, tried them. Too small for my ear canals and...

Yes, tried them. Too small for my ear canals and a loose fit. Almost useless and a waste of money for me. Better off with the cheap yellow foam ones from your local hardware.
Forum: Australia 05-05-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Wot - you bought that thing off Col?? :roflGood...

Wot - you bought that thing off Col?? :roflGood stuff, small bikes rule (for the scrapheap anyway)
Forum: Australia 05-05-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
I've had a little change in plans. Just picked up...

I've had a little change in plans. Just picked up a Suzuki A100 as part of another deal. Its in bits and doesn't go yet but I think it will. It'll be a bit like an elephant on a tricycle with me on...
Forum: Australia 04-21-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,516
Posted By Rockman
Bad service just results in a loss of future...

Bad service just results in a loss of future business. I went in to a BMW dealer in Ballina not so long ago after some brake pads. They were hanging on the wall so that bit was easy. Next problem was...
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Only an hour or so to the coast though. Plenty of...

Only an hour or so to the coast though. Plenty of water to swim in there.
Forum: Australia 03-31-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 37,111
Posted By Rockman
Onya Joe. I'm in the process of reassembling my...

Onya Joe. I'm in the process of reassembling my K100 sidecar so maybe well have 2 at Nymboida.
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5,235
Views: 1,274,068
Posted By Rockman
Mitas E-09

Anyone tried a Mitas E-09 on the front of a KLR, particularly for sandy tracks?
Forum: Australia 01-20-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1,593
Views: 186,596
Posted By Rockman
Thanks all - I knew someone would sell them, just...

Thanks all - I knew someone would sell them, just didn't know who.

Did the order through Rock Mtn. They'd send me everything except the gaskets. Maybe that was what was stopping the eagle mike...
Forum: Australia 01-19-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1,593
Views: 186,596
Posted By Rockman
Tried earlier today. Wouldn't ship to my...

Tried earlier today. Wouldn't ship to my location. I would have bought the rotor tool as well if I could have done.
Forum: Australia 01-19-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 1,593
Views: 186,596
Posted By Rockman
Doohickey

I have a 2004 with 6000 km on it. Before I head off on a big trip I thought I should do the doohickey, but eaglemike in the us wont sell me one. So where to I get the parts?
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