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Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4,864
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Posted By PilbaraGoat
I didn't think they made steg pegz to suit the...

I didn't think they made steg pegz to suit the 690..but I asked in 2010.
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 15,464
Views: 1,573,778
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Yo Bumpamann I did that about 700kms ago and have...

Yo Bumpamann I did that about 700kms ago and have no troubles yet
Forum: Australia 02-25-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
G'day you lot, I'm getting ready for this...

G'day you lot,

I'm getting ready for this years APC rally in May, woohoo!!
I want some lower pegs - maybe 1" lower and 1/2" back.
I want them about 1" longer
I want them 1/2" wider

...
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3,278
Views: 1,047,319
Posted By PilbaraGoat
love this thread.... Knoen fantastic adventure...

love this thread....
Knoen fantastic adventure and inspiring videos - to the clouds indeed!
Forum: Australia 01-05-2014, 01:48 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Just been thinking randomly. Has anyone...

Just been thinking randomly.

Has anyone fitted switch gear from a different type of bike which contains controls for things like heated grips, heated vest, engine mode, or whatever else gets...
Forum: Australia 12-23-2013, 02:21 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
This is the angle I see mine from most of the...

This is the angle I see mine from most of the time.....I like it....kind of like the old Coke bottle curves.



http://i910.photobucket.com/albums/ac303/PilbaraGoat/GascoyneDash2010153.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 27,049
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Bloody good yarn so far Hoon. I loved your...

Bloody good yarn so far Hoon.
I loved your description of the dangers along the straight sections of our outback gravel "highways". The sneaky little washaways, pointy rocks, ruts hidden in the...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 89,874
Posted By PilbaraGoat
No joy here either.

No joy here either.
Forum: Ride reports 03-03-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 27,049
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Aah ya wanka. I just caught up and now I have to...

Aah ya wanka. I just caught up and now I have to bloody well wait to see what happened!!!!

Hope your travels carry on soon.
Forum: Ride reports 02-28-2013, 12:01 AM
Replies: 992
Views: 271,134
Posted By PilbaraGoat
farthest i will head south this time is Venezuela...

farthest i will head south this time is Venezuela and then i get back on the Stahlratte and go to Cuba, no Ushuaia this time for me...i will head back into states in April then i'm going to Australia...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Oz and Kiwi Land 02-24-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,000
Posted By PilbaraGoat
I too an unhappy with the oztopo maps on my 650t....

I too an unhappy with the oztopo maps on my 650t.
It becomes virtually impossible to look for any detailed tracks unless
zoomed right in. When planning long trips through the outback this
makes it...
Forum: Thumpers 02-21-2013, 03:52 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 153,427
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Love the look of the Evo2 kit...salivating. ...

Love the look of the Evo2 kit...salivating.

I hate to ask, but are you planning to make a version which will fit with a Safari tank?

I need the mileage...(I already have the RR rear tank too)
Forum: Australia 02-18-2013, 01:14 AM
Replies: 447
Views: 31,998
Posted By PilbaraGoat
I hope you speak "woman", a very tricky language...

I hope you speak "woman", a very tricky language as far as I can make out...
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2013, 03:53 AM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 523,428
Posted By PilbaraGoat
But the cardboard would hurt way less in a get...

But the cardboard would hurt way less in a get off!! And the tape is designed to break away before serious damage occurs
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 523,428
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Thanks mate...I looked through that site and the...

Thanks mate...I looked through that site and the 990/950 ktm boxes probably look even more like my idea.

http://i910.photobucket.com/albums/ac303/PilbaraGoat/o2KTM-rear.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 523,428
Posted By PilbaraGoat
This is what I had in mind. ...

This is what I had in mind.

http://i910.photobucket.com/albums/ac303/PilbaraGoat/top.jpg

http://i910.photobucket.com/albums/ac303/PilbaraGoat/side.jpg
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 523,428
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Wicked I have a spare parts tube and RR fuel tank on...

I have a spare parts tube and RR fuel tank on that side.
Some people use the RR fuel tank as a parts storage or for the tools.

Hi noah
No snow today mate?
I've got the rr rear tank too but I...
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 1,700
Views: 523,428
Posted By PilbaraGoat
I've seen a few PVC or moulded plastic...

I've seen a few PVC or moulded plastic "tool-boxes" tucked in behind the pannier racks, but has anyone explored the possibility of mounting larger versions of this idea?

What I've got in mind is...
Forum: Australia 09-16-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Nice dash! How have you mounted your map clip...

Nice dash!
How have you mounted your map clip board?
Forum: Australia 08-12-2012, 05:18 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
But the wheelies Podge, the wheelies!!!!...

But the wheelies Podge, the wheelies!!!! whooooooohooooooooo[

QUOTE=podge NT;19340513]Give me bacon and eggs over curry any time[/QUOTE]
Forum: Australia 07-29-2012, 01:29 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Hi PilbaraGoat, What issues did you have...

Hi PilbaraGoat,

What issues did you have with it getting hot? and what did you do to fix it?

I have been having problems with mine laterly getting hot.

Thanks
Andrew[/QUOTE]

It's my...
Forum: Australia 07-25-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
When I first bought my 08 690, I almost hated...

When I first bought my 08 690, I almost hated parts of it.
It stalled, it got hot, it was godawfully uncomfortable, it had a ridiculously close ratio gear box and now lock to lock, I had frightening...
Forum: Australia 06-28-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
[QUOTE=OutbackDreamer (PilbaraGoat - heated...

[QUOTE=OutbackDreamer (PilbaraGoat - heated grips?? Tom Price obviously thinned the blood a bit huh;

:roflI'm not even embarrassed by it anymore.....under 20 degrees? more than 4kms?
On with...
Forum: Australia 06-25-2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Regarding stator/battery If this is useful,...

Regarding stator/battery

If this is useful, I have had no trouble running the following all day long:

standard battery (about 8months old)
standard lights on high or low beam
standard dash...
Forum: Australia 06-22-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
I too have had excellent experiences dealing with...

I too have had excellent experiences dealing with RR.
Forum: Australia 06-21-2012, 04:50 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Awesome, looks like I have figured photos out...

Awesome, looks like I have figured photos out again.

My RR rear tank install for any interested, also shows my one off custom built swing away rear luggage rack (patent pending)
...
Forum: Australia 06-21-2012, 04:46 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Let's see if this works. ...

Let's see if this works.

http://i910.photobucket.com/albums/ac303/PilbaraGoat/June2012FinkeAttempt770.jpg

Remember to tighten your Head stem triple clamp bolts!
Forum: Australia 06-19-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
"Upgrading"....hmm Podge, I'm not sure you should...

"Upgrading"....hmm Podge, I'm not sure you should be allowed to visit anymore!
Forum: Australia 06-17-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Um, I just read that Rossco said most of what I...

Um, I just read that Rossco said most of what I just said.
Hell, It's Monday
Forum: Australia 06-17-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
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Forum: Australia 06-06-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Paves, For those of us not in the know,...

Paves,
For those of us not in the know, :earcould you please enlighten us on what and where and when the OCR is?
Forum: Australia 06-03-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
yeah mate, original cables worked fine. off...

yeah mate, original cables worked fine.

off schmoff
Forum: Australia 06-02-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
well after 4 months of planning, my 22 day trip...

well after 4 months of planning, my 22 day trip to the finke ended early with a bang.
i am typing with one hand now dammit!

day 3, we made it as far as the rudall river park, just past desert...
Forum: Australia 05-15-2012, 04:18 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Ha ha, My brother in law sent me that link...

Ha ha,

My brother in law sent me that link a few days ago....I'm trying to convince him to buy it...fat chance of that.
It seems cheap to me, I've spent that on my 690e.
Forum: Australia 05-13-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
I agree. I had a wide rear on a custom seat and...

I agree. I had a wide rear on a custom seat and hated it.
Then I bought the KTM Ergo seat, and hated that too.
So then I sent the Ergo seat and the wide custom seat to a trimmer and said I wanted...
Forum: Australia 04-28-2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
This is the screen. Made by Hotrod. I think...

This is the screen. Made by Hotrod. I think it's a copy of the "Rallye" faring.
In this image it is mocked up on a BMW.
I think it's already spoken for....
Forum: Australia 04-26-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Wheel stands won't be a problem. Sand, stop...

Wheel stands won't be a problem.
Sand, stop signs, traffic, rocks will all be annoying.
Forum: Australia 04-26-2012, 03:36 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
In my experience this is the best compromise...

In my experience this is the best compromise (15/45). The bike can run 16/45 comfortably all day on the highway, but it's a pain in the arse if you need to cruise under 100kmh (gravel roads,...
Forum: Australia 04-26-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
Talking As part of my trip prep I have now ordered : ...

As part of my trip prep I have now ordered :

Scotts damper with under bar mount (approx 25mm lift)
2" Rox risers from : http://motorcycleadventure.com.au/ : in QLD
Suspension tune from teknik...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2012, 01:17 AM
Replies: 4,864
Views: 495,016
Posted By PilbaraGoat
You'll need to get your suspension set up. I...

You'll need to get your suspension set up. I fiddled with mine and eventually stumbled on the right settings. If you're near a suspension shop it might be worth getting someone to set it up for...
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