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Forum: New Zealand Yesterday, 01:09 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,007
Posted By Te Hopo
Had something come up while I'm out the sounds, I...

Had something come up while I'm out the sounds, I won't be back for the ride tomorrow.
Another time instead.
Forum: New Zealand Yesterday, 01:09 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,617
Posted By Te Hopo
Had something come up while I'm out the sounds, I...

Had something come up while I'm out the sounds, I won't be back for the ride tomorrow.
Another time instead.
Forum: New Zealand 02-26-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,617
Posted By Te Hopo
A link that works: ...

A link that works:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/66741453/Court-for-alleged-broom-sex-attackers

Geez, I wonder if this stemmed from the shortage of sheep in the area due to the drought?
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,738
Posted By Te Hopo
I wanted something I could handle loosing, so I...

I wanted something I could handle loosing, so I carried my Acer Aspire One netbook with me.
I tried a Pelicon case for protection but found it too up too much space in my luggage and switched to a...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-26-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,617
Posted By Te Hopo
Mwahahahahaha holy hell that looks awesome! :clap

Mwahahahahaha holy hell that looks awesome! :clap
Forum: New Zealand 02-25-2015, 02:10 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,428
Posted By Te Hopo
Haha now it looks the goods, great job mate! :clap

Haha now it looks the goods, great job mate! :clap
Forum: Airheads 02-24-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 31,909
Posted By Te Hopo
Woooo nice, I look forward to hearing it mate, we...

Woooo nice, I look forward to hearing it mate, we need a vid of this running with those sweet pipes on it. :evil
Forum: New Zealand 02-23-2015, 02:13 AM
Replies: 775
Views: 35,845
Posted By Te Hopo
:lol3 Yea all true :lol3

:lol3 Yea all true :lol3
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-23-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 1,639
Views: 1,165,920
Posted By Te Hopo
There used to be a site Rallytwin.com but it...

There used to be a site Rallytwin.com but it seems to have gone now.

However you can check out Wayne Webers threads here starting with this one:...
Forum: New Zealand 02-23-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 1,308
Views: 72,119
Posted By Te Hopo
First up, Te Hopo is Moriori for The Albatross,...

First up, Te Hopo is Moriori for The Albatross, my Nan who's one of the old Kuias has called me it since I was a wee fella.

Let us know what you think of the cooler, I was looking at them and like...
Forum: New Zealand 02-23-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,428
Posted By Te Hopo
Hmmmm you just reminded me I need to sort out the...

Hmmmm you just reminded me I need to sort out the DRZ horn, it still goes but it's real quiet and sounds funny, meep meep.
I'd be keeping it just for the Roadrunner sound if only it was louder. :lol3
Forum: New Zealand 02-22-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 35,845
Posted By Te Hopo
:lol3:lol3:lol3 Geez this all makes my DRZ seem...

:lol3:lol3:lol3 Geez this all makes my DRZ seem as boring as a KLR, I just check the oil, make sure the brakes work, there's gas in the tank and go riding.

Maybe I need an airhead to work on, I...
Forum: New Zealand 02-22-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,617
Posted By Te Hopo
To add to this, while the Rainbow is open, the...

To add to this, while the Rainbow is open, the road isn't open to through traffic as part of it crosses the Molesworth and it seem the gate is locked.

But definitely ring them when you arrive as...
Forum: New Zealand 02-22-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 1,308
Views: 72,119
Posted By Te Hopo
http://www.fishpond.co.nz/Bags/6-Pack-Soft-Side-Co...

http://www.fishpond.co.nz/Bags/6-Pack-Soft-Side-Cooler-Black/9999382575653
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 7,004
Views: 2,817,916
Posted By Te Hopo
Hmmm I might have to start raiding the Burger...

Hmmm I might have to start raiding the Burger King ice dispensers to fill the lunch box up. :evil
Burger King ain't in every town, but I bet some fast food joints would give you a large cup of just...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-21-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 1,808,744
Posted By Te Hopo
Dayummm Razzzor, that is one mega badass looking...

Dayummm Razzzor, that is one mega badass looking bike! :clap
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 1,073
Views: 290,741
Posted By Te Hopo
It's goood, basically caramelized sugar mixed...

It's goood, basically caramelized sugar mixed with baking soda which aerates it, makes it go all crunchy and brittle.
The Squiggles are a cookie base, hokey pokey crushed on top and then the whole...
Forum: New Zealand 02-21-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,007
Posted By Te Hopo
I've just been checking out the graphs for the...

I've just been checking out the graphs for the Branch River intake and it looks like the levels are well down and still getting lower, half the flow as when we were last up there.

So 1st of March,...
Forum: New Zealand 02-21-2015, 05:12 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,617
Posted By Te Hopo
Yea it was a good evening, topped off with a bit...

Yea it was a good evening, topped off with a bit of thunder and lightning, but no rain.

I've just been checking out the graphs for the Branch River intake and it looks like the levels are well...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7,004
Views: 2,817,916
Posted By Te Hopo
Maybe in the States but I haven't noticed that...

Maybe in the States but I haven't noticed that trend down here
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-20-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,159
Posted By Te Hopo
Wow, what a cool concept, now we've got a pair of...

Wow, what a cool concept, now we've got a pair of big wheel projects here in Some Assembly Required at both ends of the spectrum.
A CR500 big wheel for those insanos and a very practical dual range...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7,004
Views: 2,817,916
Posted By Te Hopo
I've never had a problem keeping glass bottles in...

I've never had a problem keeping glass bottles in an insulated lunch box in my soft luggage.

The problem with cans here in New Zealand is it's very rare to find a good beer in a can or else I...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7,004
Views: 2,817,916
Posted By Te Hopo
When on the road I only have 1 or 2 beers, if I...

When on the road I only have 1 or 2 beers, if I want more I pull out a flask of whiskey.

I buy the beers out of the shiller and then keep them in a soft insulated lunchbox.
Keeps them cold enough...
Forum: Racing 02-20-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 817
Views: 65,283
Posted By Te Hopo
:lol3 Well in that case then, good luck :clap

:lol3 Well in that case then, good luck :clap
Forum: New Zealand 02-19-2015, 02:28 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 9,326
Posted By Te Hopo
The grading must be so hard to set, as I though...

The grading must be so hard to set, as I though the Maungatapu was an easy 3.
While I've ridden Mount Altimarloch and one time I would have rated it a 4, the next time I went up it had been worked...
Forum: New Zealand 02-19-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,428
Posted By Te Hopo
That looks real sharp mate, do the 690 screens...

That looks real sharp mate, do the 690 screens work well considering their small size? :clap
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 22,262
Posted By Te Hopo
The top bike has Dirtbags I think. I know...

The top bike has Dirtbags I think.

I know the bottom bike has Andystrapz Expeditionz, approx 25L a side and damned heavy duty but simple.
I run them on my DRZ400 and love them, definitely a...
Forum: New Zealand 02-18-2015, 01:27 AM
Replies: 775
Views: 35,845
Posted By Te Hopo
So ahhh, theres a few of us near Blen, just let...

So ahhh, theres a few of us near Blen, just let any of us know if it's needing a run......you know, just to keep the oil stirred up :D
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-18-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,501
Posted By Te Hopo
Thats awesome, any more pics you could share with...

Thats awesome, any more pics you could share with us as thats a great looking bike.
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1,073
Views: 290,741
Posted By Te Hopo
I use finings to clarify the beer before I bottle...

I use finings to clarify the beer before I bottle it and let it go through it's secondary fermentation so I wind up with very very little sediment in the bottle.
I don't mind a yeasty flavor but...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 118,144
Posted By Te Hopo
Ah ha, I recognise the bike now from the Aus 250...

Ah ha, I recognise the bike now from the Aus 250 thread :deal
Love the exhaust
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1,073
Views: 290,741
Posted By Te Hopo
Normally if I'm travelling from home, it's...

Normally if I'm travelling from home, it's homebrew or when on the road, stouts and porters if I can find them.
However on that day, the wheat beer was the only one I could find in the small town...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 01:59 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 118,144
Posted By Te Hopo
Thats impressive as hell mate, got more pics of...

Thats impressive as hell mate, got more pics of the beast you can share with us? :clap
Forum: Ride reports 02-16-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 10,754
Posted By Te Hopo
So some figures for y'all 7000+kms $760.82 on...

So some figures for y'all
7000+kms
$760.82 on fuel, at an average price of $1.80 a litre that's over 420L, meaning the bike was averaging around 16km to the liter fully loaded up and not mucking...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 01:14 AM
Replies: 1,073
Views: 290,741
Posted By Te Hopo
Some pics from a recent trip, I'm a 3 course guy...

Some pics from a recent trip, I'm a 3 course guy when out and about.
Start off with some crackers and topping, either tuna or sometimes a cheese and pickle.
Dinner will be either pasta or rice,...
Forum: New Zealand 02-15-2015, 01:55 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 26,617
Posted By Te Hopo
Looks awesome Taz, it's a pretty cool ride aye...

Looks awesome Taz, it's a pretty cool ride aye bro :D
Forum: New Zealand 02-14-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,007
Posted By Te Hopo
Thats a bummer Padmei. I got a call from...

Thats a bummer Padmei.

I got a call from John later in the arvo and my first thought was "shit, has Taz broken down?"
Nope, they had just lost each other in Westport and john wanted Taz's phone...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-14-2015, 02:22 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,832
Posted By Te Hopo
What a touching story mate, good on y'all :clap

What a touching story mate, good on y'all :clap
Forum: Australia 02-13-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 623
Views: 99,452
Posted By Te Hopo
I went up one on the front so 15/47 and just made...

I went up one on the front so 15/47 and just made up a new case saver with a larger internal radius, it wasn't hard and all I used was a hacksaw, angle grinder and drill:...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-13-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,728
Posted By Te Hopo
Awesome, you seem to be building the bike so many...

Awesome, you seem to be building the bike so many of us are lusting for.
I'm in with a grin and wainting for more! :clap
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