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Forum: Australia 11-06-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By johnno
If the cafe is closed no fuel, got caught a...

If the cafe is closed no fuel, got caught a couple of months back(midweek). seems they close the cafe whenever they feel like it
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 45,976
Views: 9,131,848
Posted By johnno
Pic of my bike loaded up & a ride report

http://i1090.photobucket.com/albums/i364/johnno50au/Emu%20muster%20oct14/ltuntitledgt21.jpg (http://s1090.photobucket.com/user/johnno50au/media/Emu%20muster%20oct14/ltuntitledgt21.jpg.html)

had...
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,261
Posted By johnno
the Bore track was closed so onto the old...

the Bore track was closed so onto the old Strzelecki which was in great nick. the backup ute broke the bullbar(crap welds)so took the new strez, it was corrugated shit the whole way. Innamincka was...
Forum: Australia 10-29-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 1,968
Views: 931,661
Posted By johnno
2014 Emu Muster

http://i1090.photobucket.com/albums/i364/johnno50au/Emu%20muster%20oct14/ltuntitledgt23.jpg (http://s1090.photobucket.com/user/johnno50au/media/Emu%20muster%20oct14/ltuntitledgt23.jpg.html)

...
Forum: Ride reports 10-29-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,261
Posted By johnno
Emu Muster Oct 2014

http://i1090.photobucket.com/albums/i364/johnno50au/Emu%20muster%20oct14/ltuntitledgt23.jpg (http://s1090.photobucket.com/user/johnno50au/media/Emu%20muster%20oct14/ltuntitledgt23.jpg.html)

4 old...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 798
Posted By johnno
drop your tire pressures, the lower the better...

drop your tire pressures, the lower the better 10psi is good. (use rim locks) keep the weight off the front, try & keep accelerating through the rough sections, don't worry about the rear wheel just...
Forum: Australia 08-24-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 118,898
Posted By johnno
wr fuel

just did 4000k outback trip on a wr250r, no problems with fuel at all. even the opal crap made no difference.wether it affected fuel economy was hard to determine because of varying conditions but...
Forum: Australia 07-22-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,330
Posted By johnno
Stayed in the campground behind the Eulo Queen...

Stayed in the campground behind the Eulo Queen hotel about 6 weeks ago,$10/night, hot showers, cold beer. great place, nice little town
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 45,976
Views: 9,131,848
Posted By johnno
safari tank

Pm sent
Forum: OZ Vendors 06-10-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,199
Posted By johnno
racks

http://i431.photobucket.com/albums/qq31/trailboss6501/IMG_3565Medium_zps509bb9c6.jpg
could you tell me where the pannier racks came from
thanks
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 55,661
Posted By johnno
after a rocky mountain code , will reciprocate

after a rocky mountain code , will reciprocate
Forum: Australia 03-19-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 9,907
Posted By johnno
had beers with him at Sheba Dam, tuesday night

had beers with him at Sheba Dam, tuesday night
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 45,976
Views: 9,131,848
Posted By johnno
Air filter for dusty conditions

dazler, i am planning an outback ride for april & may, extremely dusty so i've replaced the K&N with a unifilter foam unit & plan to use filter socks. will also carry the original foam filter...
Forum: Australia 02-11-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By johnno
until you get to the gates, yes, i haven't been...

until you get to the gates, yes, i haven't been any further. we were on a wr250r & a dr650 but any dualsport should have no problems
Forum: Australia 02-11-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By johnno
Was up that way about 6 months ago, locked gates...

Was up that way about 6 months ago, locked gates everywhere. According to the Npws ranger you are supposed to be able to get a key from the owner at the southern end but there are no contact details...
Forum: Australia 01-15-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,322
Posted By johnno
are tickets available onsite?

are tickets available onsite?
Forum: Thumpers 12-02-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 45,976
Views: 9,131,848
Posted By johnno
The later model programmers don't look like the...

The later model programmers don't look like the vid , the green led looks yellowish, the yellow more like orange. It also just flashes on the number you want & normally takes a few cycles to set up....
Forum: Australia 11-24-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 790
Posted By johnno
closures

OK had decided to go with OFB suggestions but phoned the national parks office they reckon the werrikimbee NP is still closed with trees across roads & a few landslides

so Colonial Micks route...
Forum: Australia 11-24-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 790
Posted By johnno
Wow, thanks guys, will check all of these out

Wow, thanks guys, will check all of these out
Forum: Australia 11-23-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 790
Posted By johnno
Question Pt Stephens to Taylors Arm pub

Hi guys, going on a midweek ride to Taylors arm pub from Port Stephens, most of the group is sticking to the tar, but a few of us want to hit the dirt.I would appreciate some route help.

we're a...
Forum: Australia 09-22-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,017
Posted By johnno
this is my effort

this works for me, I picked it up off gumtree, added a few mods. need to move or add a tiedown point forward of the rear wheel for the tyredown <a...
Forum: Australia 06-18-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 971
Posted By johnno
I bought a sprocket of them for a mate, turned...

I bought a sprocket of them for a mate, turned out to be the wrong one but we had to remove the packaging to find that out. they would not accept a return because the packaging was torn. the original...
Forum: Australia 04-04-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 813
Posted By johnno
Talking I can recommend this place to stay, ...

I can recommend this place to stay,
http://www.salamanderbaybedandbreakfast.com.au/Home.aspx
standard is way above its price (belongs to friends John & Merilyn, tell them Jack & Eve sent you, may...
Forum: Australia 03-17-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1,990
Views: 240,248
Posted By johnno
had one for about a year works great on 240 &...

had one for about a year works great on 240 & gas, 12v is pretty ordinary but I think thats common to all brands. for the price it's great
Forum: Equipment 02-19-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,416
Posted By johnno
I broke the latch on my 7 year old original...

I broke the latch on my 7 year old original gopro, sent their customer service an email asking if the new cases would fit mine, they asked for details then sent me a brand new case free of charge,...
Forum: Australia 12-22-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 577
Posted By johnno
Did the Commission Rd on Friday, first time so I...

Did the Commission Rd on Friday, first time so I don't know if its better or worse than normal but to me on a wr250r with mate Billy on a dr650 it was great. heaps of gates but nothing locked. went...
Forum: Vendors 07-23-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 31,781
Posted By johnno
tried fitting Lennies sprockets, heard a crack,...

tried fitting Lennies sprockets, heard a crack, thought great the sprocket bolt has let go, alas it was the torx driver had snapped. luckily the head of it was still in the nut & not in the sump....
Forum: Vendors 05-31-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,591
Posted By johnno
Lennie, what price for oz delivery jack

Lennie, what price for oz delivery
jack
Forum: Australia 05-21-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1,594
Views: 189,435
Posted By johnno
topend

Thanks Ock & Griffo. i just put it on klr.net & have sent G a pm
jack. heres hoping
Forum: Australia 05-20-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1,594
Views: 189,435
Posted By johnno
Top end

Hi guys, well my 96's top end is toast, how you can burn 2 1/2 litres of oil in 1500k is beyond me but the cam journals etc are scratched up pretty bad. I have been reading all sorts of articles that...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-05-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,200
Posted By johnno
check the micro switches on the brake levers,...

check the micro switches on the brake levers, mine got knocked & i had the same problem. can be a PITA but is not hard to do
Forum: Australia 11-16-2010, 11:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,460
Posted By johnno
got mine yesterday from beemershop with some...

got mine yesterday from beemershop with some other gear(oil filters $8.35) $349 for the bluetooth model $31 shipping. took them a while to process the order then 2 weeks delivery. as long as you're...
Forum: Australia 10-13-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 898
Posted By johnno
Thanks guys, thats better info than I was able to...

Thanks guys, thats better info than I was able to find. we hope to end up at Innaminka, mate on a dr650 me r12gs with the girls driving backup. 2 weeks in total. wish us luck
johnno
Forum: Australia 10-13-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 898
Posted By johnno
Outback road conditions???

are there any decent websites showing road conditions in nsw. the f*^*^g rta site is great if you live in sydney but hopeless anywhere else. I want info on the area around Tibooburro. hoping to go...
Forum: Australia 01-27-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,115
Posted By johnno
who gives a f**k

who gives a f**k
Forum: GS Boxers 12-11-2009, 04:27 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,879
Posted By johnno
I was told it was not advisable as you can fry...

I was told it was not advisable as you can fry the electronics & damage bearings. I fried the electronics on a guzzi when the spark plug came loose & arced across the cylinder. its not worth the risk
Forum: Vendors 10-18-2009, 02:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 11,563
Posted By johnno
Thanks

Ernie, skidplates arrived & fitted. great service only a couple of weeks to deliver to australia. it takes me longer to get parts locally. great looking bit of gear
thanks Jack
Forum: Australia 08-09-2009, 10:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 491
Posted By johnno
was at turn 6 on friday, 4 on saturday & sunday....

was at turn 6 on friday, 4 on saturday & sunday. good views from both but would have liked turn 1. i camped onsite, good showers & toilets but nothing else, but it was free.
i will try other...
Forum: Australia 08-09-2009, 04:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 491
Posted By johnno
was a first time flag marshall for the 3 days,...

was a first time flag marshall for the 3 days, had a ball, some fantastic racing. the crowd seemed reasonable on sunday. only disappointing thing for me was the lack of print media coverage, the only...
Forum: Australia 07-09-2009, 04:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,733
Posted By johnno
Fog Tech. only anti fog that works. put on inside...

Fog Tech. only anti fog that works. put on inside of visor & both sides of your glasses lens. a small bottle is about $30 but will last years. more info here http://www.safetysolutions.com.au/joomla/
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