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Forum: Thumpers 01-22-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
Same as all manufacturers. If we show speed as...

Same as all manufacturers. If we show speed as higher than reality then people are less likely to go too fast and blame us.
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By Reeksy
May be worth a call?

http://www.yellowpages.com.au/content/if/extract/contentstore/2011/9/27/9/23/21846797/1/yo_484522072_27.09.11.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 01-22-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
I think it's fear of litigation that stops Yamaha...

I think it's fear of litigation that stops Yamaha from providing the option. Somewhere in the paperwork no doubt we're advised to make no modifications from manufacturer's original design. Allowing...
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,340
Posted By Reeksy
Ahem... (He/she/it is on the right hand side of...

Ahem...
(He/she/it is on the right hand side of the road)
Forum: Thumpers 01-22-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
It's not the solution you're looking for but I...

It's not the solution you're looking for but I did the calcs for the 13/47 combo (after confirming the 7% overreading error on the 43t) and then learnt the step changes. If you're riding regularly it...
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 914
Posted By Reeksy
Now you've invented another excuse: "Sorry...

Now you've invented another excuse:

"Sorry love but i'll need to spend at least one more weekend in the shed labelling stuff... you wouldn't want to be lumbered"
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,340
Posted By Reeksy
Top marks

Great review Barry. For someone known to get a hot head and to show clear signs of brain damage, I love the ventilation aspect.

How true to size are the helmets?
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,340
Posted By Reeksy
C'mon Troy, you know that's not legal in...

C'mon Troy, you know that's not legal in Queensland!
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,080
Posted By Reeksy
Doing it wrong?

I persist using that CT18 shit, but i'm buggered if it does much good. Cars, bikes, they still seem to need a good scrub.
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 914
Posted By Reeksy
Sweet! Apparently when i was 6 months old I fell...

Sweet! Apparently when i was 6 months old I fell out of the pop-top of one of those.


... perhaps that's when it all started.
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 914
Posted By Reeksy
Emigrate

I'm a bit of a hoarder, and so's my old man.

But emigrating makes you reassess ... a bit. I came to Oz 10 years ago but I've got random shit in two places at opposite ends of a country on the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
Seriously 13\47 will be fine on the slab. I...

Seriously 13\47 will be fine on the slab. I bought a 14 to go with 47 for my 400k weekly commute and it's never left the packet as it's not worth it. Can cruise at higher speeds (115), climb hills...
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
I'd be sticking on a 13 front cog to help tbh. I...

I'd be sticking on a 13 front cog to help tbh. I am no sand master though!!!
What psi are you running?
stormrider (?) and some others have done Simpson's on WRRs... Could ask them?
Forum: Australia 01-19-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 36,527
Posted By Reeksy
You could auction sections to fundraise or even...

You could auction sections to fundraise or even sell next year's stages in advance...
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2015, 04:45 AM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
Yep, definitely the let down points with that one...

Yep, definitely the let down points with that one for me... though I suppose you could do something about the headlight.

How far did you get with your project?
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
The Simon Pavey Dakar webpage has loads of 450rr...

The Simon Pavey Dakar webpage has loads of 450rr photos... May be a little help...
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
And me. I fill mine every week and routinely run...

And me. I fill mine every week and routinely run to within one litre of empty and have no issues at all.
Forum: Australia 01-16-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
True

True
Forum: Australia 01-16-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
Fantastic! Now I wonder if we'll see a bit...

Fantastic!
Now I wonder if we'll see a bit more coverage on Aussie media next year!
Forum: Australia 01-15-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
SBS coverage is showing on the On Demand service...

SBS coverage is showing on the On Demand service now...
Forum: Australia 01-15-2015, 04:02 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
224 competitors still in the race ...

224 competitors still in the race

Yesterday’s stage was again devastating for the competitors on the Dakar. Eight bikers dropped out, including stage winner Matthias Walkner, two of the first...
Forum: Australia 01-15-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
Fierce battle for the podium Separated by...

Fierce battle for the podium

Separated by only 24 seconds in the general standings after 7,891 km covered since the start, Pablo Quintanilla and Toby Price will be fighting until the end to grab...
Forum: Australia 01-12-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
I reckon she's awesome! Must be an inspiration to...

I reckon she's awesome! Must be an inspiration to thousands.
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 4,243
Posted By Reeksy
Stage 8 1) coma 2)gonk 3)price

Stage 8
1) coma
2)gonk
3)price
Forum: Australia 01-10-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,933
Posted By Reeksy
Source hydro packs are supposed to be...

Source hydro packs are supposed to be antibacterial. I've had one a couple of years and left water in it for months at a time and no problems - never needed to wash it.
Forum: Australia 01-09-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
Thanks Will - loving the vid at the top of TP's...

Thanks Will - loving the vid at the top of TP's page right now ... shows the pace he's going nicely.
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
Fair enough... I ran my bike for a couple of days...

Fair enough... I ran my bike for a couple of days without the plate to see what difference it made given all the discussion. I couldn't tell the difference ... Maybe it's my hearing [emoji2]
Forum: Australia 01-05-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 36,527
Posted By Reeksy
Bad luck - must be hell out there from the looks...

Bad luck - must be hell out there from the looks of the data!
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
I admire all the effort you guys are going to! A...

I admire all the effort you guys are going to! A note for anyone looking for a bash plate that is quiet straight out the box is to get the GYTR bash plate. Mine is silent and seems to do its job...
Forum: Thumpers 01-03-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
Chris my fellow Lincolnshire yellowbelly!...

Chris my fellow Lincolnshire yellowbelly! European and Aussie models don't need the pin earthed. Also AFAIK the CO setting is simply an idle setting so not a full fuel map. I bumped mine up from 0 to...
Forum: Australia 01-03-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,823
Posted By Reeksy
Only met you the once, and TBH I really would...

Only met you the once, and TBH I really would have thought Barry White would have been more your style!
Forum: Racing 01-03-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 4,243
Posted By Reeksy
My three-year old son did his first unassisted...

My three-year old son did his first unassisted pedal-bike ride today, using the erosion mounds in the driveway as 'Dakar dunes', so i'll be buying the DVD/download at some point over the next week or...
Forum: Vendors 12-31-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 991
Views: 252,212
Posted By Reeksy
Free shipping?

Hey Ian, is this free shipping I see on your site restricted to North America? :wink:
Forum: Vendors 12-31-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 991
Views: 252,212
Posted By Reeksy
Thanks for posting this - i've been considering...

Thanks for posting this - i've been considering getting a Lynx and it's good to hear it's working for you.
I read your build notes - are you happy with the key relocation in the end, think it's...
Forum: Australia 12-31-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,601
Posted By Reeksy
Dad (Tiger Cubs and Triumph 21): If they hit...

Dad (Tiger Cubs and Triumph 21):

If they hit you - hit 'em back harder then they won't hit you again (First time I tried this out, aged 4 or 5 he went mental at me!)

The bigger they are the...
Forum: Australia 12-31-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 1,148
Views: 141,020
Posted By Reeksy
Tenterfield to Toowoomba

Spent a week around Tenterfield and saw:

- some mad ejit pasting it along Rocky River Road two-up on a V-Strom, 23rd December

- a bloke on a yellow DR650 with a Safari tank and a yellow duffel...
Forum: Australia 12-31-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 1,148
Views: 141,020
Posted By Reeksy
Fuck - someone's stole me bike!!! ...

Fuck - someone's stole me bike!!!





:evil

... nice scenery though, can see why he took his own bike.
Forum: Australia 12-31-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 366
Views: 21,487
Posted By Reeksy
Good photos Trev - looks like about an average...

Good photos Trev - looks like about an average level of chaos for a breakup ride happening there.
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
Down Under

Riding season never ends Down Under ... well apart from when it's really wet.

Managed a couple of fun rides in northern New South Wales as part of the family Christmas holidays.

Retraced some...
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 47,006
Views: 9,525,100
Posted By Reeksy
i'll bite!

Ok flickit - i'll bite - which lookout is this?

And congrats on your epic ride - can't think of a better place in the world to do it :clap...
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