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Forum: Equipment 05-25-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 494
Posted By Black-Ops
New Hammock design

Hammock nerds check this out.
http://www.realfarmacy.com/the-best-camping-accessory-you-could-ever-hope-for/

Looks very cool
Forum: Equipment 05-09-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 33,030
Posted By Black-Ops
Ordered some Mediums to wear over winter here in...

Ordered some Mediums to wear over winter here in Tasmania, is the coupon code still valid? Nothing happened when i entered it.
Forum: Equipment 04-26-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 23,756
Posted By Black-Ops
I have had a Cayenne Pro for around 4 years. I...

I have had a Cayenne Pro for around 4 years. I got the orange one and its has faded a bit but I like that. I used on a trip through Africa in 35 deg C heat, here in Tassie in the cold and rain and...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-17-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By Black-Ops
ok thanks. Will let it umm flex..

ok thanks. Will let it umm flex..
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By Black-Ops
Not a very helpful pic. It's on the left side as...

Not a very helpful pic. It's on the left side as you look in from the front wheel. Holds the braided line going to the front brakes.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By Black-Ops
Rattling brake pipe 2010 GSA

I've been chasing a rattle under my bike for a while. Found this pipe is loose in its bracket. The retaining bolt is tight though. I've backed it off and retightened it.
Can anyone check and see if...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,218
Posted By Black-Ops
I use a quad lock from...

I use a quad lock from http://www.quadlockcase.com
Clips in nicely and has never given a problem. They have a poncho thats fits over your phone for the rain.
Forum: Ride reports 01-28-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,547
Posted By Black-Ops
I watched all six back to back. Good stuff. A...

I watched all six back to back. Good stuff.
A few hours spent editing all that up I bet. What do you use to edit?

Cheers Bryce
Forum: Ride reports 12-06-2013, 03:06 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 85,504
Posted By Black-Ops
Toy Run is on in Hobart tomorrow if you are still...

Toy Run is on in Hobart tomorrow if you are still in town. Head to the wharf area around 2:30.
Forum: Ride reports 12-01-2013, 02:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,017
Posted By Black-Ops
The toy run is on this Saturday (7th) if you are...

The toy run is on this Saturday (7th) if you are going to be around Hobart. Weather is looking up!
Forum: Ride reports 11-06-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 85,504
Posted By Black-Ops
Let us know when you hit Tassie. Be great to meet...

Let us know when you hit Tassie. Be great to meet up for a ride.
Do you have somewhere to store the bike while you are doing the south coast track?
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-17-2013, 01:44 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,962
Posted By Black-Ops
Laugh I'ts not for everyone, but it is for me. ...

I'ts not for everyone, but it is for me. :clap:clap

and thats the important bit.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2013, 03:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 818
Posted By Black-Ops
I have this one fitted....

I have this one fitted. http://www.ridescorpio.com. There seems to be newer ones out than mine.
Alarm is easy to fit, power from battery and ign. I used to external leds so I didnt splice into the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-22-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,892
Posted By Black-Ops
That solves the problem of getting the mp3s onto...

That solves the problem of getting the mp3s onto the Zumo nicely.
Are they in a playlist on the zumo or are they the songs loaded individually?
I found a way to make a playlist on the zumo from...
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 6,679
Views: 2,020,963
Posted By Black-Ops
No worries, its a bit fresh and dark down this...

No worries, its a bit fresh and dark down this way.:rofl
Forum: Ride reports 06-15-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6,679
Views: 2,020,963
Posted By Black-Ops
I've been following report since the start, great...

I've been following report since the start, great ride great read. If you are planning to come down to Tassie (and you should!) pm me and we can tee up some rides and accommodation.
Forum: Equipment 05-30-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 5,911
Views: 2,359,205
Posted By Black-Ops
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/05/30/uhavevuh.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/05/30/uhavevuh.jpg
Tent and sleeping gear in one pannier, clothes and cooking in the other. An old tank bag on the passenger seat holds tools and radio stuff.
Tank bag...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 8,191
Views: 4,197,235
Posted By Black-Ops
Some iPhone photos from a 2 week trip around the...

Some iPhone photos from a 2 week trip around the Victorian high country on my 2010 GSA.
http://i211.photobucket.com/albums/bb297/Strahan_photos/IMG_2758.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,174
Posted By Black-Ops
^ Got this as well. Works great, but not...

^ Got this as well. Works great, but not weatherproof in any way. Comes with a case and a couple of sticky mounts and one locking one for the bike.
Forum: Equipment 01-23-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,522
Posted By Black-Ops
So bad it didn't work. Try...

So bad it didn't work. Try againhttp://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/24/y7are2e8.jpg
Forum: Equipment 01-23-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,522
Posted By Black-Ops
A bad pic of the quad lock mounted on my GS.

A bad pic of the quad lock mounted on my GS.
Forum: Equipment 01-23-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,522
Posted By Black-Ops
I got a quadlock as part of a kickstarter...

I got a quadlock as part of a kickstarter project. The handlebar has been working fine and the locking collar holds it nice and tight but its still a breeeze to take off. I use one of the sticky...
Forum: Ride reports 11-04-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,742
Posted By Black-Ops
Hey thanks for the photo credit but Jaks took...

Hey thanks for the photo credit but Jaks took most of those pics! She's stoked to see them up on the web. Keep up the great reporting.

I'm hopefully on an American radio show called Sidestand Up...
Forum: Ride reports 09-27-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 2,202
Views: 333,018
Posted By Black-Ops
A great read! Sounds like things have cooled...

A great read!

Sounds like things have cooled down a bit. We were at the hot springs 3 weeks ago and it was 35deg!
Forum: Ride reports 09-27-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,742
Posted By Black-Ops
Talking http://i211.photobucket.com/albums/bb297/Strahan_p...

http://i211.photobucket.com/albums/bb297/Strahan_photos/Unireunion546.jpg

A "stubby holder" being put to use, at N'Kwazi lodge.

Cheers Global will follow along and throw in relevant photos we...
Forum: Ride reports 09-27-2011, 03:30 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,742
Posted By Black-Ops
As one of the inferior unskilled riders, I can...

As one of the inferior unskilled riders, I can say we were having a great time! As Global said some of the group liked the faster stuff and we just rode at a speed where we were happy. We had a gps...
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2011, 02:20 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,742
Posted By Black-Ops
Great pics. Looking for to seeing some more of...

Great pics. Looking for to seeing some more of them. Be good to see how the trip was at the pointy end!
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2011, 04:21 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,742
Posted By Black-Ops
Talking Great to see you doing a report! It was a great...

Great to see you doing a report! It was a great trip! We just got back to Tassie and are still dealing with the jet lag.
Be great to see some of your pictures. Hows that stubby cooler working?
Forum: Equipment 06-16-2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By Black-Ops
The touch bit does work through the screen, but...

The touch bit does work through the screen, but not with gloves on. The screen itself is slightly opaque so there is no problem with glare but it can be bait hard to see through at times.

Have...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Black-Ops
The key fob and Boags Premium for scale.

The key fob and Boags Premium for scale.
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2011, 02:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Black-Ops
The sharing feature works well with Facebook if...

The sharing feature works well with Facebook if you are into that but the twitter one is not so good. Instead of posting a tweet it's sends a dm to my account which I then have to cut and paste. This...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Black-Ops
A screen shot of the iPhone app. There is a delay...

A screen shot of the iPhone app. There is a delay of a few seconds when alarming from the app. The pic of the lock moves to closed to let you know it's armed. The app will also not work after an hour...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Black-Ops
Living in Oz means that some of the features are...

Living in Oz means that some of the features are not available. The tracking I think is the main one.

The gps tracking was also off by a few km's when showing my location on the rlink website.
...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Black-Ops
Yep Was lying in bed unable to sleep when I wrote...

Yep Was lying in bed unable to sleep when I wrote that.

Seems google will tell you what an Scorpio Rlink is:D

https://rlink.com/

Couldn't take any pics on the install and now that its in,...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2011, 04:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Black-Ops
Scorpio Rlink

I purchased one of these the other day for my 1200 GS, after looking at the 900 and the 1100. Got a good price so went and got the bells and whistles one. It turned up the day after ordering so good...
Forum: Vendors 05-27-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 19,810
Posted By Black-Ops
iPhone app not available in Australian app store....

iPhone app not available in Australian app store. Any thoughts?
Forum: Equipment 05-14-2011, 04:29 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 53,315
Posted By Black-Ops
Good to know the x-grip will hold the phone...

Good to know the x-grip will hold the phone firmly enough.
I run a powerlet to cig adapter and then the normal USB cord to the phone. Don't bother with power unless I'm using the gps. Just for...
Forum: Equipment 05-10-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 53,315
Posted By Black-Ops
Just found this one which might be worth a look....

Just found this one which might be worth a look. Its made for bicycles but i think it could be made to fit. Also can fit an extra battery and can get up to 7 hours with GPS running.
ibike phone...
Forum: Equipment 04-25-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,862
Posted By Black-Ops
Here in Oz I use a 3g iPad. $20 a month for a...

Here in Oz I use a 3g iPad. $20 a month for a gig. Seems to be plenty for me and I am a reasonably heavy user. I can also tether to my iPhone 4 and use some of the 2 gig a month i get from Optus....
Forum: Equipment 04-25-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 53,315
Posted By Black-Ops
Yep still works fine. I wasa bit concerned that...

Yep still works fine. I wasa bit concerned that the phone might bounce out buwt its held in the holster really well. I put an elastic band band around the phone and holster just for piece of mind. ...
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