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Forum: Australia 01-03-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,190
Posted By Ranger Rob
Cry RIP Megs

Truly rocks you when news like this is around....

RIP Megs. Sincere condolences to family, friends and all ADVers that knew him.


Rob and family
Forum: Australia 12-29-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,524
Posted By Ranger Rob
G'day Johnno :wave Merry Xmas. I have...

G'day Johnno :wave

Merry Xmas.

I have also seen the Suzuki protectors (assume the ones you've mentioned) and they do look very good, with extra protection as noted.

Rob
Forum: Australia 10-26-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,377
Posted By Ranger Rob
Corrected.. My mistake..

Yep. You're right.
I crossed a couple of important wires but i have edited the original as it still amuses me to bits :rofl

And, naturally my post is tongue in cheek! Washed the bikes and a...
Forum: Australia 10-26-2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,377
Posted By Ranger Rob
Eek Please...please...please!! Tell me it isn't true

OK. OK. OK. That's enough of the silly talk!

I just want to make sure that what i think happened, didn't in fact happen :eek1:eek1

1/ Mr DQX sold a "thing" for $40.00 :clap
2/ Mr DQX (seller...
Forum: Australia 06-09-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,041
Posted By Ranger Rob
Wink Husaberg FE570.....

Get ready for a shameless plug....... :evil
Unfortunately i need to sell off some of my bikes due to reasons beyond my control.

If you know anyone who may be interested in the bike that won it's...
Forum: Australia 04-12-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By Ranger Rob
Thanks fellas. 2 reasonable options already. ...

Thanks fellas. 2 reasonable options already.

Funny thing is that according to the Qld Transport website it should have been a no-brainer!!

I will push on with a smile on the dial and try again.
Forum: Australia 04-12-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By Ranger Rob
Question UK bike licence change to QLD licence

Hi all,

My girlfriend is from the UK where she had a full "B" car licence with a Category "A" motorcycle entitlement.

Apparently the Cat A motorcycle entitlement means there is no restriction...
Forum: Australia 04-12-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 17,978
Views: 2,163,810
Posted By Ranger Rob
Each to their own i suppose!

Faark Dirty..... I uphold your right to air your opinion on any subject, but wow!! Take it easy mate. :eek1

When the Jehova's Witnesses come knocking do you kick them in the nuts and gouge their...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-01-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,152
Posted By Ranger Rob
Make the best use of your investment!!!

I run RIGID Duallys on my 990ADV and love them.

Personally i do not see the point in just using them as "Hi-beam" additions. You've paid good money for the lights so why use them for 2% of your...
Forum: Australia 02-10-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 625
Views: 42,730
Posted By Ranger Rob
Wicked Hmmm... An inside job i think

Howdy Mark, :wave

I never knew your name on here.....

Get that thing going and we can take the Husaberg out.

(now back to the normal program)
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 1,010
Views: 168,327
Posted By Ranger Rob
All good Bubba :D I'm in Construction so...

All good Bubba :D

I'm in Construction so it's nothing i can't hanldle when required, but time and materials....well.......that's another story :rofl

Good luch with the new vehicle. Make the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 1,010
Views: 168,327
Posted By Ranger Rob
How badly?????

I know what you mean :rofl

You see the bit where he says "Just like the Husaberg rally team does" (it's a common comment), well.......
Maybe you're interested in the REAL deal.:deal

I have...
Forum: Australia 01-26-2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,394
Posted By Ranger Rob
Top effort by little Miss Hunsta! :clap You...

Top effort by little Miss Hunsta! :clap

You did a great job and should be proud. Good on ya kid!!
(My daughters reckon so too!)
Forum: Ride reports 01-25-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
St Kilda Hotel

Thanks.

I don't want to mislead as far as the accommodation goes!!

The St Kilda's rooms were pretty ordinary to say the least. The attraction was the secure bike storage.
I had the "best"...
Forum: Ride reports 01-24-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,105
Posted By Ranger Rob
Fantastic Just fantastic. I'm in...

Fantastic Just fantastic.
I'm in...
Forum: Ride reports 01-24-2013, 01:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
Do it Crusty!! Well worth the effort. Rob

Do it Crusty!!
Well worth the effort.

Rob
Forum: Ride reports 01-24-2013, 12:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
Thanks mate. I wish you were there to take the...

Thanks mate.
I wish you were there to take the photos though! Would have been worthy of a Pro in a few places.
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Day 8 of the 8 day odyssey. (Thank god i don't have to write that again)

Gloucester NSW to Bris QLD.

Today was the day that we really needed to make some miles in order to be home tonight,...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Day 7 of the 8 day odyssey.

Faaarkk. Are we there yet???? My ass is killing me, and it's nothing to do with Pete, Shakey, or Devil's hole!!!

We left Oberon in 9 degrees and a foggy start to the...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Day 6 of the 8 day odyssey.

After a good night's sleep in our tents, and feeling refreshed from a pretty early night, it was onwards for Oberon today.

There were some pressing issues back home...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Day 5 of the 8 day odyssey.

I slept like a log and was nice and ready for what today held for us...

It just happened that my KTM had eaten a set of rear brake pads on this trip. So, in order to...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
Oh! "That one" of Pete searching for Devil's...

Oh! "That one" of Pete searching for Devil's hole???

You dirty, filthy, rotten, hideous individuals...... you make me sick :puke1:puke1:puke1

:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Day 4 of the 8 day odyssey.

As it appeared that my friends were unconscious, and unable to be awoken with anything short of TNT it looked as though today would be a relaxing solo ride at least for...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Day 3 of the 8 day odyssey.

Up early and packed up the tents ready for another big day.

Slab to Windsor, then Richmond for breakfast and onto Lithgow.
Not really happy in Richmond....let's get...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Day 2 of the 8 day odyssey.

After a good sleep it was time to get back in the saddle for day 2.
Get the bikes out of storage, get some breakfast and off..........
All geared-up and rolling, just...
Forum: Australia 01-23-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1,927
Views: 899,846
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 Guys, 8 Days and 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

This is my first ride report EVER.... so be nice chaps.....

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=20559764#post20559764

Day 1 of the 8 day oddysey!
...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By Ranger Rob
3 guys, 8 days, 4700km Bris to Bairnsdale VIC

Well this trip came about at the last minute after i cancelled my planned trip to Tasmania.
Fires, heatwaves, and all sorts of other "stuff" conspired against me.
A call out to the boys..."which...
Forum: Australia 01-22-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 13,100
Posted By Ranger Rob
450cc..........might do it for the majority???

Firstly, and on topic.... I reckon that a lighter bike with good service intervals (hopefully brought on by increased oil capacity better cooling) that can carry an adequate amount of gear (subframe...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2013, 02:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,046
Posted By Ranger Rob
same on a 2010

I assume you're talking about the rear, black plastic mudguard.

Mine was split just like yours from the first time i checked it. I couldn't be bothered to get it changed.

Still hasn't fallen...
Forum: Australia 01-06-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 815
Views: 93,888
Posted By Ranger Rob
Crazy shit!!

I've just checked-out Cath's bike (the stalling Terra 650) which was the first one delivered in Australia :deal (at least she got some pictures taken and a new polo shirt!)


After hearing the...
Forum: Australia 01-04-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,024
Posted By Ranger Rob
Thumb Top job Cruz

Hey Cruz,
Thanks so much for the input and the phone call.
Great of you to take the time to call and help out.

My friends greatly appreciate the effort.

Regards,

Ranger
Forum: Australia 01-04-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,024
Posted By Ranger Rob
Question Terra 650 HELP..........

(also posted in the New Husbys based on....thread)

Hi guys,
My mate and his mrs have just arrived at my place with her riding her new Terra (1st one sold in Australia :clap)
The thing stalls...
Forum: Australia 01-04-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 93,888
Posted By Ranger Rob
Help...Help....

Hi guys,
My mate and his mrs have just arrived at my place with her riding her new Terra (1st one sold in Australia :clap)
The thing stalls everywhere, be it at the lights, backing-off etc.
...
Forum: OZ Vendors 01-04-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,757
Posted By Ranger Rob
Laugh Good start Ryan...keep it up!

Hey fellas.... I HAVE A CONFESSION to make :shog:shog

After reading this thread yesterday i followed the link to the Kush Sprockets website.

I was thinking about the bad press that the...
Forum: Australia 01-02-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 17,978
Views: 2,163,810
Posted By Ranger Rob
[QUOTE=Andy_P;20379354]How long are you going...

[QUOTE=Andy_P;20379354]How long are you going for? I would dearly love to join you, but I have issues with annual leave time...

The road from Khancobin up to Kiandra is a must. There is a hikers...
Forum: Australia 01-02-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 17,978
Views: 2,163,810
Posted By Ranger Rob
Cheers Hunter, That may just be something to...

Cheers Hunter,
That may just be something to aim for.
Thanks for the heads-up.
Forum: Australia 01-02-2013, 03:25 AM
Replies: 17,978
Views: 2,163,810
Posted By Ranger Rob
Hey Andy, Looks like i'll be leaving Friday or...

Hey Andy,
Looks like i'll be leaving Friday or Saturday week (11 or 12/01/2013). Maybe just me, maybe a mate or two depending if they get their shit together.

I'm not too proud to ask for...
Forum: Australia 01-02-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 17,978
Views: 2,163,810
Posted By Ranger Rob
Knife at a gunfight!!

Mossberg 12G with SG load at about 7 metres will certainly slow them up....
Forum: Australia 01-02-2013, 12:14 AM
Replies: 17,978
Views: 2,163,810
Posted By Ranger Rob
Hehehe... i had a bit of a giggle myself :rofl ...

Hehehe... i had a bit of a giggle myself :rofl

Mate i will be going down to the Snowys the inland way, and then returning the "more" inland way! :huh

I will definately going and there may be...
Forum: Australia 01-01-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 17,978
Views: 2,163,810
Posted By Ranger Rob
Hey red, I can see that you've had the wheel...

Hey red,
I can see that you've had the wheel stolen off your Postie!! :huh Mongrels. :lol3

Today's a better day than yesterday. The forensic guys have come and taken DNA and fingerprints...
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