ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: bart-nz
Forum: New Zealand 04-16-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
We don't have a very good view to the east, so I...

We don't have a very good view to the east, so I took these out the upstairs toilet window. Set up a mini tripod on the widowsill. :lol3

They could have been a little sharper, but not bad for a 6...
Forum: New Zealand 04-15-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
moon

I took a few pictures of the moon last night.

http://i990.photobucket.com/albums/af29/bart-nz/misc/IMG_7838.jpg

http://i990.photobucket.com/albums/af29/bart-nz/misc/IMG_7855.jpg

eclipsed...
Forum: New Zealand 04-15-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Nice vid. You can see the marks on the track...

Nice vid. You can see the marks on the track where the bike hit. I put a new front tyre on the other day, so hopefully I won't have any more gravity attacks in the near future.



It's almost...
Forum: New Zealand 04-14-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 672
Posted By bart-nz
Over the summer I was commuting to my parents...

Over the summer I was commuting to my parents place out in the sticks to paint their house and numerous farm sheds. 40km of windy seal followed by 10km of nasty deep gravel each way, most days. It...
Forum: New Zealand 04-13-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 672
Posted By bart-nz
^^ Ha ha, I can't seem to quote you either Mark....

^^ Ha ha, I can't seem to quote you either Mark. Stupid computer thingy.

Anyway, you seem to go alright on the gravel. I haven't seen you arse off in ages.

I tend to lean into the corners...
Forum: New Zealand 04-05-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
Would have to be Sunday. Iíll see if Iím allowed...

Would have to be Sunday. Iíll see if Iím allowed out to play

Those 750ís were awesome bikes. Very nimble on the corners, but perhaps a little underpowered on the straights. Iíd love one as a...
Forum: New Zealand 04-05-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
Blah blah coffee/muffin blah blah autumn leaves...

Blah blah coffee/muffin blah blah autumn leaves blah blah pot of tea blah blah toasty blah blah blah...

You eat a lot for a skinny bugger and I think youíre getting soft in your old age.
Forum: New Zealand 04-02-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Good. I thought milk was just white stuff in a...

Good. I thought milk was just white stuff in a bottle. I didnít realise there were so many different types. Itís a bit cool in the chillers and the days are looong (6am to 6-30pm). I hit the road...
Forum: New Zealand 03-27-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Yeah, it wasnít quite the job I was after, but...

Yeah, it wasnít quite the job I was after, but itís better than no job.
Forum: New Zealand 03-27-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Permanent, in an ice cream factory. Itís almost...

Permanent, in an ice cream factory. Itís almost as good as working in a brewery...:evil
Forum: New Zealand 03-26-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Damage report

Cleaned the bike and started checking it over yesterday. Here's what I found starting from the front.
http://i990.photobucket.com/albums/af29/bart-nz/Takapari%2022-03-14/IMG_7764.jpg

wonky...
Forum: New Zealand 03-25-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Hey dude, it was good to meet you. More photos...

Hey dude, it was good to meet you. More photos and larger versions over here if you're interested.
...
Forum: New Zealand 03-24-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Yeah, I'm usually pretty good at falling off (if...

Yeah, I'm usually pretty good at falling off (if there's such a thing). This time it all happened real quick.

I'm just trying to recall the bikes:
BMW 800
2 x BMW 1150 (or 1200)
KTM 690
Honda...
Forum: New Zealand 03-24-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
No worries Stephen, I was going a little bit...

No worries Stephen, I was going a little bit silly (as always). Like I said, It's a bit like smoking behind the bike shed at school...you'll get away with it for a while, but eventually you will get...
Forum: New Zealand 03-24-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
I think Wade has some spare screws. They're...

I think Wade has some spare screws. They're apparently designed to break so you don't do too much damage to the helmet. I should get a set of spares anyway.



It's not too painful...until I...
Forum: New Zealand 03-24-2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
OK, perhaps there was a little white lie at the...

OK, perhaps there was a little white lie at the end there. Some idiot on a DR650 was going way too fast down a steep bit leading into a right hander and lost the bald front tyre. The bike went down...
Forum: New Zealand 03-24-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
Takapari Road

Oaters (Aslan) organised a ride up Takapari road on Saturday. We had a good turn out and a weird array of bikes. I don't think I've ever been on a ride with such variety.
...
Forum: New Zealand 03-16-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
I jump on any bike and feel right at home. Thatís...

I jump on any bike and feel right at home. Thatís why I donĎt often ride other peoples bikes...and why I feel right at home on a shitbox, rattly, DR.:rofl

I hate quads though. They suck.
Forum: New Zealand 03-14-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
That poor sheep. Gave itís life so Mark could sit...

That poor sheep. Gave itís life so Mark could sit his arse on it.
Forum: New Zealand 03-10-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
Tee he....:lol3

Tee he....:lol3
Forum: New Zealand 03-10-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 1,659
Views: 108,748
Posted By bart-nz
Wow. Some nice bikes there.

Wow. Some nice bikes there.
Forum: New Zealand 03-03-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 47,374
Posted By bart-nz
A few shots from the Woodville MX in Jan

Here's some shots from the Woodville MX. I took Wade and my little fella along. Managed to scab some VIP tickets, so free beer and food. It was the best day I've had in ages.

Carnage at the start...
Forum: New Zealand 03-02-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
You wouldnít catch me in a mx5. Your SV looked...

You wouldnít catch me in a mx5. Your SV looked pretty sweet though. How did it go on 52?
Forum: New Zealand 03-01-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
Dunno. I knew a few, guessed a few, and for some,...

Dunno. I knew a few, guessed a few, and for some, I didn’t have a clue. It’s lucky I’ve done so awesome at the rest of the course I only need 40% to pass.

Anyway, are you bored with the SV yet?...
Forum: New Zealand 02-26-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 933
Posted By bart-nz
A bit of usefull advice my father gave me years...

A bit of usefull advice my father gave me years ago Ďit doesnít hurt to act a little dumb sometimesí. Dumb people get away with dumb shit, smart people get away with nothing.

BTW, I sat my first...
Forum: New Zealand 02-24-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
I enjoy riding...but not that much

I enjoy riding...but not that much
Forum: New Zealand 02-22-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
Iíve been riding most days. Itís just not as much...

Iíve been riding most days. Itís just not as much fun when itís called commuting.

I must say that my commute is pretty awesome though.:evil
Forum: New Zealand 02-22-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
Shit, itís only February. Has the rugby season...

Shit, itís only February. Has the rugby season started already?
Forum: New Zealand 02-22-2014, 01:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 933
Posted By bart-nz
Yeah. Just go ride the thing. If you get caught,...

Yeah. Just go ride the thing. If you get caught, act dumb. Works for me...:evil
Forum: New Zealand 02-20-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
I always wanted a TL. They looked sexy in their...

I always wanted a TL. They looked sexy in their day and were awesome on the twisties. They had a few reliability issues though which put me off. Mate of mine bought one new in the late 90ís and had...
Forum: New Zealand 02-18-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
How tall was the 950sm? Was the seat height...

How tall was the 950sm? Was the seat height stupidly high.
Forum: New Zealand 02-16-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
Yeah, my 3 year old gets 6ís and 9ís mixed up all...

Yeah, my 3 year old gets 6ís and 9ís mixed up all the time...
Forum: New Zealand 02-15-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
Free Bird bro. Hard core. Wish I was there......

Free Bird bro. Hard core. Wish I was there... nah, thatís floyd
Forum: New Zealand 02-12-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
I agree. Thatíd be my pick.

I agree. Thatíd be my pick.
Forum: New Zealand 02-06-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
Back in the old days, a dual purpose/adventure...

Back in the old days, a dual purpose/adventure bike was an oversized dirt bike. Now an adventure bike is a dressed up (or down) road bike.

The problem is that dirt bikes have evolved. With the...
Forum: New Zealand 01-25-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
Hey, I know a few four letter words too. I...

Hey, I know a few four letter words too.

I couldn’t understand why you bought a third KLR. That’s like marrying the same bird three times. Wouldn’t you like to do the rumpy pumpy with someone new?
Forum: New Zealand 01-25-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 15,603
Posted By bart-nz
Iím trying to think of a smart arsed comment, but...

Iím trying to think of a smart arsed comment, but sorry to disapoint...I like it.
Forum: New Zealand 01-19-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
Childhood is like being drunk, everyone remembers...

Childhood is like being drunk, everyone remembers what you did except you.
Forum: New Zealand 01-18-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
Hey dude. Youíll be pleased to know I bought 4...

Hey dude. Youíll be pleased to know I bought 4 new rear tyres the other day. Should keep me in rubber for a few months. Top quality direct from China. You can borrow one if you like.:rofl
Forum: New Zealand 01-17-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 48,093
Posted By bart-nz
Iím on a whiskey diet. Iíve lost three days...

Iím on a whiskey diet. Iíve lost three days already.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 10:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014