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Forum: Australia 09-11-2010, 02:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,628
Posted By phekg
We called through there a few weeks ago and asked...

We called through there a few weeks ago and asked about RF closing down. He said after 41 years he just wants to retire, at RF, and the date was set. Didn't offer it for sale and doesn't want...
Forum: Australia 09-29-2009, 03:46 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 53,903
Posted By phekg
Chris PM sent, again thanks for the...

Chris


PM sent, again thanks for the offer.




Pete
Forum: Australia 09-29-2009, 03:19 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 53,903
Posted By phekg
Thanks Baillsy Your right, I've read most...

Thanks Baillsy

Your right, I've read most of the related sites and there is a lot of good info, that was part of the attraction. I haven't done a lot of dirt riding and all of the cosmetics are...
Forum: Australia 09-29-2009, 02:26 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 53,903
Posted By phekg
The old Tenere's seem to be getting more popular....

The old Tenere's seem to be getting more popular. In April of this year I did a lap of OZ with lowrpm on a BMWGSA and while we were sitting in a pub having a quiet beer I looked at one that was...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2009, 05:13 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 155,355
Posted By phekg
Last April I did a lap of OZ with LOWRPM and...

Last April I did a lap of OZ with LOWRPM and while we were sitting in a pub in Darwin I saw an XTZ. I remember reading the writeup that LC8TY did on his project and thought it was a great concept...
Forum: Ride reports 05-04-2009, 02:49 AM
Replies: 404
Views: 52,784
Posted By phekg
Puke Evening Lowy, Great photos and RR...

Evening Lowy,


Great photos and RR young fella. I just hope that not everything you have typed is taken as gospel....



The next time we catch up for a beer you must remind me of a...
Forum: Ride reports 04-02-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 52,784
Posted By phekg
Morning Lowy It was only time before there...

Morning Lowy

It was only time before there was humour at my expense.


Just about packed and ready to head down to the big smoke. Riding to Melbourne could almost be called an adventure in...
Forum: Ride reports 01-16-2009, 02:02 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,465
Posted By phekg
Lowy Thanks for the company on the...

Lowy


Thanks for the company on the ride, it was indeed a pleasure to travel with you. Thanks also for doing the trip report, eventually I'll learn the technical skills needed.

Shame...
Forum: Ride reports 01-15-2009, 03:10 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,465
Posted By phekg
Not often you stay at a pub and the publican...

Not often you stay at a pub and the publican advises you to make sure you close your door or you could wake up with a pig in your room!!! Even worse when the bloody pig is outside your door at 5.00...
Forum: Ride reports 01-14-2009, 10:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,465
Posted By phekg
The landscape of this area was absolutely...

The landscape of this area was absolutely brilliant. A few years ago I drove through the area but a little bit further south of here and since then I've always wanted to return but equipped with...
Forum: Ride reports 01-14-2009, 10:17 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,465
Posted By phekg
Not the first time we got asked that on this...

Not the first time we got asked that on this trip. I am the good-looking one that keeps falling down and gets all the women. P2 DID NOT FUCKING FALL DOWN ONCE! So he can be Charlie. The prick. :deal...
Forum: Australia 11-07-2008, 01:25 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,435
Posted By phekg
Steve I'm located in Shepparton. I see...

Steve


I'm located in Shepparton. I see you have a number of offers but if here is an option I don't mind helping out. I'm also going to Melb by bike in either one or two weeks time if that...
Forum: Australia 06-11-2008, 03:39 AM
Replies: 795
Views: 52,140
Posted By phekg
For those that are pondering whether to do the...

For those that are pondering whether to do the dirt or not, I rode down from Mennindee to Pooncarrie last week (accompanioed by a Ducati), the bottom third of the road is sand which means that it...
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2008, 03:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,736
Posted By phekg
Bump the andy'z product Pete

Bump the andy'z product


Pete
Forum: Australia 06-11-2008, 02:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,328
Posted By phekg
Apologies for the second reply that could have...

Apologies for the second reply that could have been included in the first,

SYDADVGS

Your rear tyre, with the price of oil at the moment there's still a bit more to use, get into it!!!!

...
Forum: Australia 06-11-2008, 02:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,328
Posted By phekg
It might be an expensive option but what about...

It might be an expensive option but what about coming at it from the other direction. Instead of modifying the bike, modify the bag(s). There are materials available that are soft, flexible, totally...
Forum: Australia 06-09-2008, 12:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 956
Posted By phekg
Drizabone make a pretty good one, had mine for a...

Drizabone make a pretty good one, had mine for a few years and survived all manner of trips.
Forum: Australia 01-25-2008, 04:09 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,324
Posted By phekg
I'm pretty much in agreeance with you, he wasn't...

I'm pretty much in agreeance with you, he wasn't far away and went to see what he offered. He seemed fairly honest in what he could offer, it was only luck that the wunderlich came up at the right...
Forum: Australia 01-25-2008, 03:46 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,324
Posted By phekg
Clancy Thanks for keeping me updated. ...

Clancy

Thanks for keeping me updated.

I was in Melbourne last Monday and actually called around and saw him. I got the impression he's good at his trade but felt he underestimated the...
Forum: Australia 01-09-2008, 12:29 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,324
Posted By phekg
Clancy I'll be away from the...

Clancy



I'll be away from the computer for about 10 days, when I get back I'll see if you've added a comment.


Thanks for passing on the update.
Forum: Australia 01-06-2008, 11:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,324
Posted By phekg
Clancy The seat on a GSA could certainly be...

Clancy

The seat on a GSA could certainly be more comfortable, I'd certainly be interested in hearing what you think of them.



Pete
Forum: Australia 11-21-2007, 11:11 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,963
Posted By phekg
Pezz Funds deposited today. Regarding...

Pezz

Funds deposited today.

Regarding the design, not fussy. Thanks for making the effort.



Pete
Forum: Australia 11-06-2007, 01:24 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,963
Posted By phekg
I'll take 2 black ones pls. Pete

I'll take 2 black ones pls.


Pete
Forum: Australia 10-06-2007, 07:46 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,659
Posted By phekg
An observation or two; Before anyone points...

An observation or two;

Before anyone points out the obsvious;
-I',m relatiively new and I really don't say much

-I've probably had a drink too many before I post this comment, but, I'm over...
Forum: Australia 07-13-2007, 03:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,538
Posted By phekg
Arrived today also Craig, thank you. ...

Arrived today also Craig, thank you.



Pete
Forum: Australia 06-29-2007, 04:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,647
Posted By phekg
Woukie Just read some of the advise you've...

Woukie

Just read some of the advise you've been getting.

You won't be near a desert. Warm tropical climate, the days will be warm and the nights a bit cooler, maybe even balmy. The biggest...
Forum: Australia 06-29-2007, 04:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,647
Posted By phekg
Woukie On the Oz forum there's a...

Woukie


On the Oz forum there's a current thread, Pics from our Cape York dirtbike trip (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=243443), from a couple from the US of A who have just...
Forum: Australia 06-26-2007, 03:28 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,538
Posted By phekg
Craig Thanks for the update cheers ...

Craig

Thanks for the update

cheers


pete
Forum: Australia 06-17-2007, 03:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By phekg
Not all tyre cleaners are silicone based. ...

Not all tyre cleaners are silicone based.

About the cheapest that works is "Tyre Shine". It's different to silicone baed products that polish after a wash, this stuff is applied before you...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2007, 04:18 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,179
Posted By phekg
So anyone got some Gaerne Explorers ? Do they...

So anyone got some Gaerne Explorers ?
Do they stretch after a while , I tried a pair of size 9's and they fitted just



I bought these because I want comfort with a bit of extra support for...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2007, 05:27 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,137
Posted By phekg
A quick decision is a good decision. Does that...

A quick decision is a good decision. Does that mean a destination is decided?




pete
Forum: Australia 06-01-2007, 05:05 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,137
Posted By phekg
.....Alternatively all comers could just fend for...

.....Alternatively all comers could just fend for them selves fuel wise and the organisers would have a much simpler time. (Prefered)


Cheers Alan.[/quote]


The destination could...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2007, 04:39 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,137
Posted By phekg
Alan I'm only new to this site but for what...

Alan

I'm only new to this site but for what it's worth I'm planning on doing a ride into that part of the world sometime in the next 3 or 4 months as a maiden trip to learn what I can and can't...
Forum: Equipment 05-25-2007, 04:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,021
Posted By phekg
There's alse four adjustment holes on the metal...

There's alse four adjustment holes on the metal clip side (opposite to the buckle) giving you a total of six adjustments.


Pete
Forum: Australia 05-22-2007, 03:41 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,179
Posted By phekg
Fleabay. I knew the size I needed and hoped for...

Fleabay. I knew the size I needed and hoped for the best. All went thru ok and the size is spot on. No doubt there's an element of risk attached though. As far as the boot goes, I looked at a lot...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2007, 02:51 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,179
Posted By phekg
I'm in the same position, just gone from a road...

I'm in the same position, just gone from a road bike and onto a gsa and needed a duel purpose boot. Ended up getting a pair of Gaerne Explorers from the states, just over $160 delivered to the door....
Forum: Australia 05-17-2007, 06:17 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,601
Posted By phekg
Cann River, a lot of good country thru there with...

Cann River, a lot of good country thru there with a few riding options to find and explore, but Wingan's not north. Still a lot of optons for day trip loops though. Have a beer at Bendoc pub and...
Forum: Ride reports 05-17-2007, 03:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,367
Posted By phekg
Speedzter, I should have asked you this before I...

Speedzter, I should have asked you this before I posted the last smart asss reply.

Looking at the rear end of both the above bikes, both fitted with soft luggage. One has a brace supporting the...
Forum: Ride reports 05-17-2007, 03:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,367
Posted By phekg
Looks like a fridge, or is that to simplistic?

Looks like a fridge, or is that to simplistic?
Forum: Australia 05-17-2007, 03:13 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,122
Posted By phekg
After todays weather it's fair to say that you...

After todays weather it's fair to say that you blokes are going to have an absolute ball on these tracks this weekend.

The estimates of time might blow out a bit, rivers might be up a bit, but...
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