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Forum: New Zealand 02-18-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 35,821
Posted By vege
vintage enduro will grow,its only been two months...

vintage enduro will grow,its only been two months since Riverhead and the Tokoroa event will see more guys and bikes.. When Greybeards vintage racing started there were only about 20 of us.. so get...
Forum: New Zealand 01-10-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,592
Posted By vege
Yeah gidday , I'm on a tight timetable with the...

Yeah gidday , I'm on a tight timetable with the Ural to make the Renwick rv so was planning to pass thru Btown on Saturday arvo :D
It's got an R80 engine in it now so it goes a lot better :evil...
Forum: New Zealand 01-10-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,592
Posted By vege
I'm on the 9.00pm sailing tomorrow night so will...

I'm on the 9.00pm sailing tomorrow night so will be in bed by 1.00 am hopefully a quiet motel !
I will try to be on the road by 8.30 latest , I can vaguely remember the first sighting of Cloudy Bay ...
Forum: New Zealand 01-09-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,592
Posted By vege
Yes just got the Ural running sweet so now...

Yes just got the Ural running sweet so now finalising the gear packing. Will be in touch tomorrow as I'm over today :evil:1drink
Forum: New Zealand 01-07-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,592
Posted By vege
It's about the same as a BMW GS , as long as the...

It's about the same as a BMW GS , as long as the snorkel not underwater it's all good, I've been up shit creek a few times so nothing new :evil
Forum: New Zealand 01-06-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,592
Posted By vege
As my partner and I are on our first Mainland...

As my partner and I are on our first Mainland Adventure I thought it may take us a bit longer just to take in Mother Nature at her best. I rode through in 99 and have very little recollection as it...
Forum: New Zealand 01-06-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,592
Posted By vege
At this stage I'm planning on leaving picton at...

At this stage I'm planning on leaving picton at 9.30 then to port underwood , renwick, st arnaud to top up petrol and then the rainbow.
Ural gets along ok on gravel roads but I'm thinking it will be...
Forum: New Zealand 01-05-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,592
Posted By vege
hey Koko im planning to ride through the rainbow...

hey Koko im planning to ride through the rainbow on Tuesday 13th and then through to Akaroa for afew days, then the molesworth on the Saturday , at this stage im riding my sidecar..:evil
Forum: Hacks 05-15-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,165
Posted By vege
Two Cats Garage in Raumati Beach , NZ did the...

Two Cats Garage in Raumati Beach , NZ did the conversion, and adapter plate had to be made to allow the ural gear box to be used so kept reverse and 2 wd . Hes done a few of them now..
Forum: Hacks 05-14-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,165
Posted By vege
just had an R 80 , early 80's model put into my...

just had an R 80 , early 80's model put into my 2006 gear up and what a difference... more torque and less revs at 60 mph.. still have reverse and 2 wd, its awesome :evil
Forum: Hacks 11-05-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By vege
Seat advice please

Hello Hackers, I have a 2006 Gear Up with standard tractor seats removed and replaced with a Royal Enfield seat, however its drooping and isnt positioned exactly.

Have seen threads with Harley...
Forum: New Zealand 05-27-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,122
Posted By vege
hey Alex, is that zanders rd, did it go right...

hey Alex, is that zanders rd, did it go right through?:evil
Forum: New Zealand 02-14-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,122
Posted By vege
hey koko the traditional upholstery guy in...

hey koko the traditional upholstery guy in waimauku does good work...
Forum: New Zealand 10-15-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 31,442
Posted By vege
the supercross at the track will be worth a visit...

the supercross at the track will be worth a visit eh..:evil
Forum: New Zealand 11-16-2011, 02:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,261
Posted By vege
Chris will do well, hes been using gps navigation...

Chris will do well, hes been using gps navigation in all the romainiacs and the roof of africa.. his guided ride will be a good day out.. his goal is to win it in 2014, he figures it will take...
Forum: New Zealand 11-08-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
No breakfast available at hq, we will supply...

No breakfast available at hq, we will supply morning tea about an hour after the start and then lunch and dinner and dessert...
Forum: New Zealand 11-05-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
As the ride finishes at the start point dinner...

As the ride finishes at the start point dinner will be there, its not a formal type dinner, When you return and feel hungry the chef will cook your steak and lamb chops and serve it to you... ...
Forum: New Zealand 11-03-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Well the finer details have been finalised... ...

Well the finer details have been finalised... Triumph Demos from 10.30 am at the Full Moon cafe in Waimauku Village until 3.00 pm. Sign on and get route sheets etc from 11.00 am till 3.00. Then...
Forum: New Zealand 10-24-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
had a great explore of the top end of woodhill...

had a great explore of the top end of woodhill yesterday and found some really good tracks and trails.. then went to the farm on the exit to the south end of woodhill, got a nice little ride across...
Forum: New Zealand 10-19-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Well the course is coming together nicely and by...

Well the course is coming together nicely and by monday night it will be 90% completed. I wont be doing a gps route as i dont have the technology to sort it and as several sections are in private...
Forum: New Zealand 10-10-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Due to the Forests policy we are unable to camp...

Due to the Forests policy we are unable to camp on site, so try this campground,its about 20 km from the start , http://www.muriwaimotorcamp.co.nz/ , there is also a campground at parakai, which is...
Forum: New Zealand 10-09-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
i will be able to confirm camping later today .....

i will be able to confirm camping later today .. the HQ has some water and electricity only when the generator is going.. will have some portaloos .. there is a shower but may not be available..
Forum: New Zealand 09-29-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Ive sent you a pm... :deal Google is your...

Ive sent you a pm... :deal Google is your friend.. there are several B&B's in the area and a motel at muriwai and a few campgrounds at muriwai and parakai, camping is also available at the start...
Forum: New Zealand 09-26-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Access has been approved into Woodhill and...

Access has been approved into Woodhill and Riverhead forests so more details.. course will be approx 320 kms or 200 miles with a good mix of seal gravel, sand tracks and single tracks with a small...
Forum: New Zealand 09-21-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Life is full of decisions, The Kaipara Adventure...

Life is full of decisions, The Kaipara Adventure Ride is being mapped along similar lines to the Capital Coast and Pukemanu, ie a route sheeted adventure ride that is suitable for big bikes ridden...
Forum: New Zealand 08-23-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
well thats great..it will be a good ride..:deal

well thats great..it will be a good ride..:deal
Forum: New Zealand 08-23-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Well due to several reasons the Kaipara 200 is...

Well due to several reasons the Kaipara 200 is now on the 12th of november ... so get your applications for leave etc sorted, its going to be a good ride,, more details in October Kiwi Rider...
Forum: New Zealand 08-23-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,792
Posted By vege
There are plenty of good roads in the north...

There are plenty of good roads in the north island and every body has an opinion, get a decent map and have alook.. due to the twisty roads you wont travel far in a hurry also our police are getting...
Forum: New Zealand 08-16-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Im just negotiating with some land owners so once...

Im just negotiating with some land owners so once i have their rates i can finalise the cost.i hoping to keep it the same as Pukemanu....:deal
Forum: New Zealand 08-10-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Awesome Phil, do put the word amongst the KB...

Awesome Phil, do put the word amongst the KB riders,thanks,:deal
Forum: New Zealand 08-07-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Im just sorting the sponsors and once in place...

Im just sorting the sponsors and once in place will have more info, it will be similar to the last one in 06, with lots of options re distance and difficulty. Im marking it out on a big bike , my...
Forum: New Zealand 08-03-2011, 05:20 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,063
Posted By vege
Kaipara 200 adventure ride.

Its on again, november 12th, at the old forestry headquarters on ararimu valley road, waimauku... as last time a mix of forest tracks and roads, gravel roads, tar seal roads and some farmland ,...
Forum: New Zealand 03-15-2009, 08:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,619
Posted By vege
im just lurking on the west coast of the north...

im just lurking on the west coast of the north island on the outskirts of auckland.... it will be at least two more months before i get riding and then theres work and so many options...
Forum: New Zealand 03-12-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,619
Posted By vege
its now in my shed and it will be heading out on...

its now in my shed and it will be heading out on adventures as soon as the minor repairs are done and my arm is healed.... no worries about losing my licence on this baby..... :evil
Forum: New Zealand 03-12-2009, 07:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,477
Posted By vege
i would not count on it happening :evil the...

i would not count on it happening :evil the current financial crisis will make it hard to find the funding i believe and the nz motorcycle industry is not in good shape at p[resent, but what would i...
Forum: Hacks 03-09-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,645
Posted By vege
its had a bit of a whack in the rhs of the tub......

its had a bit of a whack in the rhs of the tub... and the indicator is awaiting repair but its all mine now and BIG adventures to come.:deal
Forum: Hacks 03-08-2009, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,645
Posted By vege
its funny what people notice eh. these pics were...

its funny what people notice eh. these pics were what i bought the bike off trade me... will post new ones once i get it a warrant of fitness and can ride it :D

its currently in my shed and no...
Forum: Hacks 03-05-2009, 12:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,645
Posted By vege
Here ya go... ...

Here ya go...


http://oscar.smugmug.com/gallery/7520254_vEBqb#485670744_coMVD

http://oscar.smugmug.com/photos/485670739_Nzsfo-O.jpg

http://oscar.smugmug.com/photos/485670732_vNt4o-O.jpg
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Forum: Hacks 03-03-2009, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,645
Posted By vege
ural i need ....

just put an 06 gear up in my shed and wanted to share... pics and more soon, yee ha:D
Forum: New Zealand 01-13-2009, 02:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,960
Posted By vege
Yo K1W1 , great pics, this would be a great...

Yo K1W1 , great pics, this would be a great little story for Kiwi Rider , if your interested ,email me at pete@kiwirider.co.nz and we can make it happen.. cheers,vege:evil
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