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Forum: Australia 04-15-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,685
Posted By robbiedobbie
Thats a nice reply. But the argument is...

Thats a nice reply. But the argument is confused, the facts sketchy and the conclusion slightly conspiratorial. The British car industry is manufacturing more cars and of higher quality (wouldn't...
Forum: Australia 03-28-2014, 01:46 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 409,063
Posted By robbiedobbie
Awesome

That is just fantastic:freaky cant imagine using for any length of time but simple, light, and practical in so many applications:clap:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Australia 03-26-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,919
Posted By robbiedobbie
Choice

Thank mate, nice story and inspiring. Hope you get many more great rides so you can write a 150k update:lol3
Forum: Australia 02-25-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 4,319
Views: 599,637
Posted By robbiedobbie
Thats a Paul Rooney bike i think. The bike has...

Thats a Paul Rooney bike i think. The bike has been all through Russia and Europe, back to OZ and now in South America. The owner is a sydney ferry driver i think.:norton
Forum: Australia 02-13-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 65,761
Posted By robbiedobbie
I have a WR250R. Im 100kg and can ride at...

I have a WR250R. Im 100kg and can ride at 100-120km no problem, the bike loves to be revved. Coming back from the Styx River on Sunday we even got 138km/HR on the GPS:evil I really love the bike it...
Forum: Australia 12-13-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,196
Posted By robbiedobbie
Do you want the BMW Enduro GPS file? If so PM me....

Do you want the BMW Enduro GPS file? If so PM me. its a 5 day ride through some awesome scenery.
Forum: Airheads 11-04-2013, 01:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,549
Posted By robbiedobbie
Mine weights 162kg its an R65 with R100 pots,...

Mine weights 162kg its an R65 with R100 pots, making it an 850. CR500 forks, R1100 final drive and an R80 diff. Its running a lower 1st gear, and twin 34mm mikuni pumper carbs.
Forum: Australia 10-18-2013, 02:39 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 10,218
Posted By robbiedobbie
Done:1drink

Done:1drink
Forum: Australia 10-13-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,124
Posted By robbiedobbie
XChallenge

BMW XC 650 Awesome bike capable, reliable, lots of parts available and will last a lifetime:norton
Forum: Australia 10-07-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 10,218
Posted By robbiedobbie
2 chairs 1 table :norton Does the discount apply...

2 chairs 1 table :norton Does the discount apply to the entire order?:evil
Forum: Australia 10-01-2013, 03:25 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 15,486
Posted By robbiedobbie
Is anyone passing through Armidale on the way to...

Is anyone passing through Armidale on the way to the Safari Enduro event? If so i wouldn't mind tagging along or i might take the ute and will have space for another bike?
Forum: Australia 10-01-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 15,486
Posted By robbiedobbie
I wouldn't worry too much about the inspection,...

I wouldn't worry too much about the inspection, its all a bit of a rort. They have to abide by the conditions of the roadside assistance program regardless of the sticker. For me its a 350km round...
Forum: Australia 09-29-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2,506
Views: 483,470
Posted By robbiedobbie
:thumb:clap

:thumb:clap
Forum: Australia 09-23-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 36,829
Posted By robbiedobbie
Im absolutely gutted:cry Thats the race over for...

Im absolutely gutted:cry Thats the race over for Rooney for another year. Its a tough sport alright. Good luck to those who remain. They have my total respect.:clap
Forum: Australia 09-21-2013, 05:25 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 36,829
Posted By robbiedobbie
Link from Rooney website

"7 out of 43 Motorcycle division starters failed to finish leg 1 of the Safari, sure testimonial of the extreme conditions machine and competitors face.

Regretfully, Chris on the 650 bike was one...
Forum: Australia 09-04-2013, 03:18 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,194
Posted By robbiedobbie
That is exactly right, they do reduce the bike...

That is exactly right, they do reduce the bike shaking its head so much, but they also assist when you hit something hard when you're not expecting it, like a rock or something. They make your life...
Forum: Australia 09-04-2013, 02:47 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,194
Posted By robbiedobbie
They are a great bike. i did 16000km in 10...

They are a great bike. i did 16000km in 10 months on mine and nothing went wrong, not a single thing. I did quite a lot of sand, gravel and general dirt riding on it, and i did fit a Scott's...
Forum: Australia 08-31-2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 14,068
Posted By robbiedobbie
Great news Clive! Thanks for the support and...

Great news Clive! Thanks for the support and encouragement from you and the others on the ride. Looking forward to next year if not before:1drink
Forum: Australia 08-22-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 14,068
Posted By robbiedobbie
Nothing wrong with me, at least nothing a few...

Nothing wrong with me, at least nothing a few days of rest wont fix, but poor Clive! What a champion bloke:deal

Thanks to everyone i met and rode with, it was great few days and as always the...
Forum: Airheads 08-21-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,955
Posted By robbiedobbie
http://i181.photobucket.com/albums/x288/trevshow/I...

http://i181.photobucket.com/albums/x288/trevshow/IMG_0916_zps94080b4a.jpg

My bike is about 160kg with the following mods.

R65 motor 1000cc cylinders, larger exhaust valves and port. Twin...
Forum: Australia 07-23-2013, 05:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,270
Posted By robbiedobbie
Bags sound like a good thing, freights seems high...

Bags sound like a good thing, freights seems high per bag? :wink:
Forum: Australia 07-21-2013, 03:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,164
Posted By robbiedobbie
Facts?

This is the Internet, facts are subjective! They are assumed to exist without evidence. Fact = (opinion x rumour):norton
Forum: Australia 06-27-2013, 04:28 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 14,068
Posted By robbiedobbie
Question Can i tag along too? Live in Armidale so can...

Can i tag along too? Live in Armidale so can join guys coming from south:D
Forum: Ride reports 05-18-2013, 05:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,356
Posted By robbiedobbie
Awesome

Great report, great photos, Thanks!
Forum: Australia 05-02-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 409,063
Posted By robbiedobbie
:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl Only ridden on...

:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl

Only ridden on Sundays (by the 7th Fleet)
Forum: Australia 04-25-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,992
Posted By robbiedobbie
Parts

Hi, Good luck with the build. Can i suggest you try german or french ebay for parts too? Over 20,000 teneres were sold there. There are websites with rebuild information, manuals etc. Pm me if you...
Forum: Australia 04-18-2013, 04:56 AM
Replies: 16,711
Views: 2,031,139
Posted By robbiedobbie
I cant believe you assumed this was Arab...

I cant believe you assumed this was Arab terrorist with out the slightest shred of evidence to support such a view, and then go on a tirade against 'THEM" No need for racism on this forum.
...
Forum: Australia 04-05-2013, 12:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,224
Posted By robbiedobbie
Thumb We pay too much

Have a look at the bikes on here, almost worth a group buy:evil

http://www.fctrott.co.uk/trailbikes/

Not connected in any way to the business, just thought it might be of interest.
Forum: Australia 04-03-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7,738
Views: 531,452
Posted By robbiedobbie
Thanks!:clap

Thanks!:clap
Forum: Australia 04-03-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 7,738
Views: 531,452
Posted By robbiedobbie
Question Mechanic?

Hi, Sorry to intrude on your thread but i am buying a bike in Perth and want to ride it back to NSW:norton I dont know the real condition of the bike but want to have it serviced at a good...
Forum: Australia 02-28-2013, 01:57 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 12,718
Posted By robbiedobbie
Im off to Amsterdam, a euro sure goes a long way...

Im off to Amsterdam, a euro sure goes a long way over there:rofl
Forum: Australia 01-27-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 858
Posted By robbiedobbie
Thumb Adventure Riding First Aid

I thought this might be of some interest on first aid and bike fitness. Given that the adventure season is about to begin it might be timely:evil
...
Forum: Ride reports 11-29-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,702
Posted By robbiedobbie
Really good and inspiring:clap

Really good and inspiring:clap
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 76,606
Posted By robbiedobbie
new TE250

I'd like a little feedback please. I have the opportunity to buy a 2008 TE250 with only 26km on the clock. The bike is almost new. What id like to know is if there are accessories to allow me to...
Forum: Australia 10-13-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 2,506
Views: 483,470
Posted By robbiedobbie
Awesome!:clap

Awesome!:clap
Forum: Airheads 09-26-2012, 04:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,306
Posted By robbiedobbie
Looks like he's out! Bad luck but great...

Looks like he's out! Bad luck but great effort!:jinx:jinx:jinx:jinx
Forum: Australia 09-24-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By robbiedobbie
Awesome video. Makes me feel (justifiably)...

Awesome video. Makes me feel (justifiably) inadequate:1drink
Forum: Australia 09-19-2012, 01:47 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,700
Posted By robbiedobbie
Thanks for doing this, its a great place. ...

Thanks for doing this, its a great place. Imagine if we could do this for all the other great riding regions around:evil. I feel inspired:freaky

Can these all be kept as a sticky somehwere?:norton
Forum: Australia 09-08-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 13,188
Posted By robbiedobbie
Please buy a f%#&**g bike so this thread dies...

Please buy a f%#&**g bike so this thread dies before we talk it to death.:freaky
Forum: Australia 09-07-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,729
Posted By robbiedobbie
Noise and vibration

I would have to admit that the TKC80 is a superior tyre. However the carcass of the Kenda is very strong. The vibration is less than a 606, a tad more than the Continental. Try one they are not...
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