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Forum: Equipment 03-13-2013, 03:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By Copie
Yeah decided since it was a dry day to just strap...

Yeah decided since it was a dry day to just strap it to the rear with a pair of ratchets to give it a go without a box, didnt work out all that well so i think ill just stick to using the car for the...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By Copie
Yep. The issue ive found that i have used...

Yep.

The issue ive found that i have used ice boxes before, because of the cab floor which gets very hot (during the heat wave in Jan it melted my thongs to the footwell) and iceboxes just stand...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2013, 04:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By Copie
Cheers ill look into these now, look like the...

Cheers ill look into these now, look like the goods though.



Its an idea however because its an actually fridge (ie not an esky or icebox) the water would destroy it very quickly.



It...
Forum: Equipment 03-11-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By Copie
Hard top box

Hey all,

been doing the rounds on google for ages and still haven't gotten very far.

Chasing a hard top box to fit my fridge in, its a Waeco CF-18 that i use for work and its dimensions are...
Forum: Australia 03-21-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 67,776
Posted By Copie
I wont be there sorry, gotta work Sat, ill be...

I wont be there sorry, gotta work Sat, ill be thinking of all the awesome riding while doing a trip to coffs and back :cry:
Forum: Australia 03-15-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 966
Posted By Copie
USPS is the united states postal system. Doesnt...

USPS is the united states postal system.
Doesnt really matter who you go with, if your outside the major metro area, they will be either delivered by Auspost, or by AAE (for UPS/Fedex/DHL etc)
Forum: Australia 03-15-2012, 01:25 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,736
Posted By Copie
The fittings they are using are cheap and the...

The fittings they are using are cheap and the rubber bung is coming out, and the trailer plugs are held together by duct tape and zip ties, so you go down the road looking like a disco with the...
Forum: Australia 03-14-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 67,776
Posted By Copie
Thats the same way we went last year afaik, good...

Thats the same way we went last year afaik, good route.
Forum: Australia 03-12-2012, 03:16 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,736
Posted By Copie
We have more damage from caps exploding because...

We have more damage from caps exploding because work is too tightass to put cleanskins on the 17 inch B trailer tyres or suzy coil failures then from animal strike.

Dont tend to see many critters...
Forum: Australia 03-11-2012, 11:55 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,736
Posted By Copie
Hit one with the truck the other day doing 100 or...

Hit one with the truck the other day doing 100 or so, the bastard took out the Front left steer tyre and tore one of the fuel lines off.

It was like hitting a small boulder.
Forum: Australia 03-03-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,411
Posted By Copie
The main competitors for this bike the XT1200...

The main competitors for this bike the XT1200 (Super Tenere) and the GS1200 are both 250kg+ as well.
Forum: Australia 03-01-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,115
Posted By Copie
Alot of the roads there are pretty chopped up...

Alot of the roads there are pretty chopped up from the flooding along with landslides and so on. I tried to put a 19m b-double down the waterfall way last week and it didnt end up well.
Forum: Australia 02-29-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,141
Posted By Copie
Been a few of those the last couple of days...

Been a few of those the last couple of days around in Newcastle.

Almost fallen off my bike looking at them.
Forum: Thumpers 02-27-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,096
Posted By Copie
Got a touratech sticker on it, so it will be at...

Got a touratech sticker on it, so it will be at least 1800 clams.
Forum: Thumpers 02-27-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 102,423
Views: 20,060,468
Posted By Copie
Hi, What are the black things on the wheel...

Hi,

What are the black things on the wheel bolts? and where did you get them from? they look like a set of oggies.
Forum: Australia 02-25-2012, 12:39 AM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 67,776
Posted By Copie
Me and the old bastard will be there, this time...

Me and the old bastard will be there, this time minus the broken wrist.
Forum: Australia 10-08-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,431
Posted By Copie
They do have limits in Germany, there is only a...

They do have limits in Germany, there is only a few sections where its unlimited, the common misconception is that the entire autobahn is unlimited, which is incorrect.

Regardless, you look at how...
Forum: Australia 07-30-2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,283
Posted By Copie
I heard different, that the mobile cameras (ie...

I heard different, that the mobile cameras (ie the soccer mum specials) are being handed over to the NSW police to control, rather then being contracted out by redflex. Nothing was said about any...
Forum: Australia 07-30-2011, 04:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,283
Posted By Copie
Cant wait till those clowns in their 4wd's towing...

Cant wait till those clowns in their 4wd's towing a large boat or caravan get nabbed by the point to point cameras.

What i like is that they have a point to point in from Orimbah to the Mt White...
Forum: Australia 07-08-2011, 05:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,371
Posted By Copie
Its not illegal what they are doing, HD is just...

Its not illegal what they are doing, HD is just making you buy through their distro's here in Australia, its pretty common practice with alot of goods.
Forum: Australia 07-06-2011, 08:03 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,437
Posted By Copie
The thing is, why should the muppet behind the...

The thing is, why should the muppet behind the counter care? he wouldnt get paid anything more to actively chase customers when they are in store, and most places dont have any kind of rewards system...
Forum: Australia 07-05-2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,428
Posted By Copie
Yes registered post is only for 100 dollars,...

Yes registered post is only for 100 dollars, however you can purchase extra insurance upto the value of 5000 dollars as well, being the item was worth more then 100 bucks you should have insured it...
Forum: Australia 07-03-2011, 05:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,428
Posted By Copie
Parcel contractors get ripped a new one by...

Parcel contractors get ripped a new one by management, they get a pretty raw deal compared to corporate. Ill never forget the first time i was in Strathfield at 6am in the morning on a monday, it was...
Forum: Australia 07-03-2011, 02:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,428
Posted By Copie
The problem is while they are now technically a...

The problem is while they are now technically a private company, with the sole stakeholder being the federal government, they still run as if its a government organization. They could easily save...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,428
Posted By Copie
To the people say they have 'stolen' items, you...

To the people say they have 'stolen' items, you do know they have more cameras pointed at the sort centers and DC's then a damn prison right? all ULD's, trays and Parcel bags have barcode tags on...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,428
Posted By Copie
Yeah i know the distance, hunter transport does...

Yeah i know the distance, hunter transport does from Gosford hub into Strathfield then to Chullora and Swathe, since Gosford transport doesnt have trailers, only rigids. As i said in my earlier...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,450
Posted By Copie
Heard of them, they are similar to pack n send...

Heard of them, they are similar to pack n send and e-go, they are just a reseller for various courier companies for non business companies.

You will get mixed reviews as they use different...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,428
Posted By Copie
I love reading threads like this. Now for...

I love reading threads like this.

Now for your exact information, express post articles were grounded on the 21st, 22nd, 27th,28th and 29th of last month, they were transported via linehaul and...
Forum: Australia 06-29-2011, 06:16 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,466
Posted By Copie
Im happy to say ive got a fairly substantial kill...

Im happy to say ive got a fairly substantial kill count in regards to animals, in NSW at least its illegal to swerve to miss animals, so i just mow them down. Some of the more impressive feats was...
Forum: Australia 06-26-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,771
Posted By Copie
Speaking of which Vote for me Daniel Colby...

Speaking of which

Vote for me Daniel Colby http://www.vincestrangmotorcycles.com.au/dr650_gallery.html

If i win i shall donate $100 to the:
Motorcycle Accident Rehabilitation Initiative
...
Forum: Australia 06-25-2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,583
Posted By Copie
Anything that uses the iphones A-GPS requires...

Anything that uses the iphones A-GPS requires phone reception to work, so if your in an area that has no reception you can be up shit creek without a paddle.

I use a SPOT, far more sturdy and...
Forum: Australia 06-19-2011, 04:20 AM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,771
Posted By Copie
Sounds like the clutch is incorrectly adjusted...

Sounds like the clutch is incorrectly adjusted and is dragging. By law the manufacturer has to honor the warranty (check the ACCC website for specific information) how old is the bike?
Forum: Australia 06-18-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,028
Posted By Copie
Interested depending on price.

Interested depending on price.
Forum: Australia 06-10-2011, 05:50 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 6,409
Posted By Copie
Its gotta be Brisans naturally.

Its gotta be Brisans naturally.
Forum: Australia 06-10-2011, 04:10 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 6,409
Posted By Copie
Unless its brand new.

Unless its brand new.
Forum: Australia 06-10-2011, 02:47 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 6,409
Posted By Copie
http://www.accc.gov.au/content/item.phtml?itemId=9...

http://www.accc.gov.au/content/item.phtml?itemId=963175&nodeId=963f13f06c06feab683324a148626849&fn=Consumer%20guarantees%20a%20guide%20for%20consumers.pdf

Read your rights (they changed on Jan...
Forum: Australia 06-09-2011, 05:52 AM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,771
Posted By Copie
White = water Black = fuel Blue = oil

White = water
Black = fuel
Blue = oil
Forum: Australia 06-04-2011, 05:47 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,939
Posted By Copie
Yep, i gotta have mine on me at all times,...

Yep, i gotta have mine on me at all times, because its more then just a phone these days, i use it for referencing items off the net, the gps programs/loggers, checking the weather radar, police...
Forum: Australia 06-04-2011, 12:58 AM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,771
Posted By Copie
Needs zorst, oil filter protector + case plates :D

Needs zorst, oil filter protector + case plates :D
Forum: Australia 05-15-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,771
Posted By Copie
Yeah ive got the insert, its not to bad with the...

Yeah ive got the insert, its not to bad with the insert, without the insert its loud. I wear earplugs when riding, but without plugs its deafening.



For AFR at wot, yeah its fine, a touch on...
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