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Forum: Equipment 06-17-2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 24,566
Posted By That Aussie Guy
http://www.forcefieldperformance.com/img/products/...

http://www.forcefieldperformance.com/img/products/large/2347_d_l.jpg


I liked the look as this one as well and finally got to try one on at the international motorbike show last year but I...
Forum: Equipment 06-17-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,500
Posted By That Aussie Guy
my 0.1c worth...

I have the pricey Cycle Pump and the el-cheapo Slime. Nowdays I reach for the Slime every time I need a tire pumped up (car/truck or bike) as it is noticeably faster than the overpriced Cycle Pump...
Forum: Ride reports 03-18-2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 26,842
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Excellent!!

Hey Ben, awesome report. I'm a Tassie boy, born and bred, living in the L.A. smog at the moment though. Another comment for you regards Dodges Ferry, my youngest son lives there, not 20 seconds ride...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-17-2010, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,651,726
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Candidate?

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z205/dazshy/ADV%20stuff/IMG_0133.jpg
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-10-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 4,140
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Just paid ya!

Thanks for all your work on this Cathy, we all owe you BIG TIME!!!!

Cheers,

Daz.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-09-2010, 01:36 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,773
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Some pics

Make sure you get your back up against it and a good grip on a couple of points like the handlebar(pull it right in) and somewhere on the rear, then LOOK UP (most important) as you use your legs to...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-03-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 5,436
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Big thank you!

Hey to all who rocked up last night and made it such a great night, for those who didn't come, be there next time.
I also wanted to say a huge thanks to the people who bought the calendars I had...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-28-2010, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,651,726
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Front page potential?

This is one of my favorites that I took last year out in the Mojave Desert in California.
http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z205/dazshy/ADV%20stuff/IMG_0316.jpg
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 02-19-2010, 12:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,559
Posted By That Aussie Guy
iPhone & Mobile Navigator user here!

Hey one app seems to have been overlooked in this thread and thats the Mobile Navigator from Navigon. :evil

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z205/dazshy/ADV%20stuff/wwwbusinesswire.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 37,301
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Good luck.

Hey matey, as someone who has had to start over from scratch 5 times so far in my lifetime, I too know what it's like to see all that you work so hard for have disappear right in front of you but you...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-03-2010, 01:33 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 8,288
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Excellent night!

Thanks to everyone involved who got this up and running. It was a positive evening and it was great to catch up with old friends and meet some of you guys at long last. :clap :clap :clap :clap :clap ...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-27-2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,891
Views: 93,878
Posted By That Aussie Guy
I would like to play too...

Hey Joel, any room for another? I would like to join you guys for this one, but it looks like all the camp spots are taken? I might have to look for a cheap old camper to go on the back of my Chevy...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-23-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,651,726
Posted By That Aussie Guy
OK, probably time we played...

Here's a few we hope might make the grade.

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z205/dazshy/ADV%20stuff/IMG_0556.jpg

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z205/dazshy/ADV%20stuff/IMG_0680.jpg
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-18-2010, 11:37 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 21,659
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Great ride!

Hey all. It was great to ride with such a great group, its the first ADV group ride I have been on that wasn't tour related since I left Australia 2 years ago so thanks for having me!
I don't have...
Forum: Australia 06-11-2008, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6,473
Views: 575,173
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Hiya Tweety! Err...your probably right, I have...

Hiya Tweety! Err...your probably right, I have either been into the crack cocaine and my brain is fried, or I am turning into a silly old bastard or maybe both:lol3, anyways yeah I still drop in from...
Forum: Australia 05-27-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 6,473
Views: 575,173
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Hi DD. THose Mitas tyres are a great tyre. Long...

Hi DD. THose Mitas tyres are a great tyre. Long lasting and excellent on both dirt and tar. I had 'em on my DR and rode all over Tassie with them and can't praise them enough. Great rides you are...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2008, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6,473
Views: 575,173
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Hey mateys howzit going down there? Been...

Hey mateys howzit going down there? Been following the ride reports and all I can say is STOP IT!!!!! You are making me homesick lol. Bastards!:rofl
Anyways, trip is on in earnest now so take a look...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-01-2008, 04:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By That Aussie Guy
To member Sit, a big thank you! Problem solved.

Hi all. Thanks to the reply from Sit, I found the culprit! I fitted a Touratech folding brake lever a week or so ago, and it looks like I didn't adjust the little brake light screw up enough. As a...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2008, 11:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Thanks guys!

As always, I can count on you guys for help. Love this place!:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2008, 09:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Ah...'scuse my ignorance but what and where's the...

Ah...'scuse my ignorance but what and where's the ABS modulator? Bike never dropped, brand new Odyssey battery fitted last week.

Thanks,
Daz.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By That Aussie Guy
ABS doesn't engage until over 35MPH!

Hey all. Anyone have this issue? Started a few days ago. I take off and the ABS is flashing away and you only have residual braking at your disposal. Normally after 5 MPH it stops flashing and you...
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 10,608
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Here's one from my home state.

Tis is the tallest hardwood tree in the world:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62KbvcC7OM4
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2008, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 775
Posted By That Aussie Guy
No line of sight issues. I look over it and no...

No line of sight issues. I look over it and no distraction. It has been a huge help with the stock screen and once I get the winglets on this week I should have eliminated all my issues with...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2008, 09:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 775
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Here ya go

Hey Dasadab, just went out and took these pics of my Laminar lip that I installed last week. I am 5' 8" and I now have the wind going well over the top of the helmet. Another rider I know who is 6'...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-13-2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,454
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Wow! You ADV guys are great!

What's the old saying, ask and ye shall receive? Outstanding amount of help
you guys. :clap
Ok, here's where i am at. I went and got a multiple charger that runs off the accesory plug and it will...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 6,352
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Yo Grumpy!

Oh I do love that shot of you in your canary suit pulling faces! Great shots as usual mate, terrific ride you two have chosen. :clap Shy and are are waiting for more.

Daz 'N ' Shy
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2008, 10:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,454
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Thanks for that, and yeah, its pretty warm out...

Thanks for that, and yeah, its pretty warm out here in Tucson at the moment. I will have to do some more reading and see if i can come up with a better inverter I think.

Daz.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,454
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Power Inverter in luggage. Safe?

Hey guys, hoping someone can provide some good advice please. I have a power inverter, and yep I read the few threads here that talked about their inefficiency, but I still think it will be my best...
Forum: Australia 03-11-2008, 09:19 PM
Replies: 1,977
Views: 939,542
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Daz from Tassie's first USA trip report.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=6517658#post6517658

Enjoy!

Daz.
Forum: Australia 03-11-2008, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6,473
Views: 575,173
Posted By That Aussie Guy
First US trip report.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=6517658#post6517658

Enjoy!
Daz.
Forum: Ride reports 03-11-2008, 09:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,403
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Ghosts, bullets , legends, death and an Emu.

Southwestern Arizona. A land timeless, yet ruled by history. I love this place like a person born to it. Yet I am not a native. I come from a land down under as the song goes. Like Sting's lament of...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2008, 03:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,270
Posted By That Aussie Guy
speaking of beaks......

Finding out the beak protector from Touratech is $114.00
Discovering buying a genuine one from BMW saves you $86.00? Priceless!:evil
Forum: Australia 03-09-2008, 03:09 AM
Replies: 6,473
Views: 575,173
Posted By That Aussie Guy
The trip website is up.

Hi all. Shy and I have finally got our website about our trip up and running. Check it out here (http://www.600daylongweekend.com).
Cheers,
Daz.
Forum: Australia 03-04-2008, 09:45 PM
Replies: 6,473
Views: 575,173
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Nice bit 'o butt jewellery there Scott! It looks...

Nice bit 'o butt jewellery there Scott! It looks like its ready to bite mere mortals like the rest of us. Enjoy.:clap
Daz.
Forum: Australia 03-02-2008, 10:03 PM
Replies: 6,473
Views: 575,173
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Here here! True words indeed buddy. Been here too...

Here here! True words indeed buddy. Been here too much myself lately, but we are sitting around an RV park here in Tucson Arizona waiting for a heap of bike parts to arrive so we can get the beasts...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-25-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Good price for wire wheels?

Hi all. Got offered a used set of wire wheels for the R1200GS today for $1500. Does that seem fair? As a new GS owner I don't have any idea if its good or not. These wheels are in good straight and...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2008, 07:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,087
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Excellent report!

Hey boys, great pics of you all enjoying a top few days out. Those KTM's sure are a great looking bike, pity short arse blokes like me cant fit on em. ( probably good thing in my case with my lack of...
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2008, 11:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,072
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Hi, great report!

Hi Dan and Mr J. Great report, makes me realise all over again why Tassie is the best place in the world. Looks as though you guys had a great time apart from the rain. Dan have you got a new camera?...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2008, 02:46 PM
Replies: 571
Views: 156,053
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Hiya Makinwaves. I take it you are still happy...

Hiya Makinwaves. I take it you are still happy with yours then? I and my good lady are now here in the US, down in California at the moment. We should be up your way around May or June. We actually...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2008, 10:48 PM
Replies: 8,190
Views: 4,250,466
Posted By That Aussie Guy
Went out to pick up a V-Strom, came home with this!

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z205/dazshy/F800GS/20700421028_12030145258292.jpg

First up let me say that I never in my wildest dreams ever imagined that I would wind up with a big beemer. I...
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