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Forum: Day Trippin' 10-13-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Well folks, my hopes and dreams of a decent ride...

Well folks, my hopes and dreams of a decent ride to blow away the cobwebs were crushed. Brian's Beemer battery shit itself as he fuelled up. There's always next week I suppose!
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-12-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Finally, after weeks of waiting, we are back out...

Finally, after weeks of waiting, we are back out on the road today. A road ride to Quindanning via Dwellingup and back via the gold mining town of Boddington with a bit of luck. The weather is fine,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-05-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,327
Posted By rodmuzwa
I like you guys. Always quick to capitalise on...

I like you guys. Always quick to capitalise on the misfortune of your mates. I like it a lot 😉

Great ride report. Sounds like there is some damn good riding down that way! All the best lads!
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2013, 05:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
A quick solo blast round my estate today. It was...

A quick solo blast round my estate today. It was windy as all hell and to be honest it looked like it was going to rain too. Missed the bro's Brian and Jim but went out for a quickie anyway! I'm...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-22-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,629
Posted By rodmuzwa
Bad nights sleep because of the wind battering...

Bad nights sleep because of the wind battering your tent in the north of Scotland- brings back so many fond memories mate, although to be honest I wasn't so fond at the time. Great report and great...
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2013, 04:46 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Shinko 705s are awesome tyres and cheap too. I...

Shinko 705s are awesome tyres and cheap too. I have them on my weeStrom and love them on and off road. I'm looking at getting them when my stock Dunlops are done!
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-18-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,629
Posted By rodmuzwa
Love that part of the world and that's why I'll...

Love that part of the world and that's why I'll always call it home! Weather better down here tho! :wink: Great RR. Keep them coming!
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
What a great day!

What a day! I need to say it again, what a bloody day!

1200 hrs- usual meet up at Dome Pinjarra, but with a twist this time. A new member of the crew, if you can call two of us a crew that is....
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-14-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
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Forum: Day Trippin' 08-14-2013, 05:40 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
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Forum: Day Trippin' 08-12-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
I wonder if anyone actually reads this stuff :)

I wonder if anyone actually reads this stuff :)
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 997
Posted By rodmuzwa
Great post and great pics. That steak sanga looks...

Great post and great pics. That steak sanga looks bloody nice too! Would love to get up to NT on the bike one day buts lots of WA to explore first.
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Very interesting ride today, and a bit more...

Very interesting ride today, and a bit more challenging than our usual runs. There has been a fair bit of rain round these parts lately so the trails were nicely compacted and a little muddy in...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-09-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/08/10/u9emujer.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/08/10/u9emujer.jpg

If only it was light rain. It's been pissing down all week and its one of the wettest Augusts on record, which is great for the dams but not so good...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-05-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Well, Sunday was out this week and Sat morning...

Well, Sunday was out this week and Sat morning Brian had a run with his fellow Zed Heads so Sat arvo (afternoon) it was. The usual meet for coffee at the local Dome Coffee Shop around 1 and we were...
Forum: Beasts 08-01-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 3,734
Views: 675,605
Posted By rodmuzwa
I agree. More than one of anything is great. I...

I agree. More than one of anything is great. I have an 09 WeeStrom and a 13 KLR. Love them both to bits. The Wee is definitely the better tourer- more comfortable, faster and much better on the black...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-01-2013, 05:25 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Great mods. Mighty looks brand new mate. Lets get...

Great mods. Mighty looks brand new mate. Lets get her dirty on Saturday!
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-21-2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Ha ha, you beat me to it Brian! The time it took...

Ha ha, you beat me to it Brian! The time it took me to work out how to upload that video clip on to YouTube. Not to worry, I think I might have it figured out now so might manage some more video...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-07-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Nice day today so got out for a quick gravel run....

Nice day today so got out for a quick gravel run. Met Brian on his mighty DR at Dome Pinjarra then off up North Spur after a quick coffee. I was on Special K today as I needed to give her a blast on...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-31-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Augusta/Cape Leeuwin 31 May 2013

Well, the last day of Autunm arrived and it didn't disappoint. Leaving home at 8.00 am after packing the kids off to school, it was bloody freezing. Approx 2 degrees Celsius and not fair weathered...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-30-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Skies clear, although its pretty cold and there...

Skies clear, although its pretty cold and there is a bit of frost this morning. Ride is on I think.

Our destination:
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/05/31/eny9a9ud.jpg

Cape Leeuwin, the south...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-30-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Weather improving. Ride could be a goer! Here's...

Weather improving. Ride could be a goer! Here's hoping!!!
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-29-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Well it's pissing down today and big ride planned...

Well it's pissing down today and big ride planned for tomorrow. Hmmmm! Another day scuppered by the weather perhaps?
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
I have both. 2009 Wee and 2012 KLR. Both amazing...

I have both. 2009 Wee and 2012 KLR. Both amazing bikes. The KLR has the edge off road. The Wee is a big heavy bugger and when it starts to go its very difficult to stop her falling. Although the KLR...
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2013, 01:56 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
I don't mind removing the fairings, its putting...

I don't mind removing the fairings, its putting the damn things back on that drives me nuts!
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2013, 01:28 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Thanks mate. You are right. Part numbers all the...

Thanks mate. You are right. Part numbers all the same. Cheers!
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2013, 02:20 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
At the risk of becoming a serious nuisance with...

At the risk of becoming a serious nuisance with my lack of knowledge, is the oil filter different on older models than the 2012/13 models, and if so when did they change?
Forum: Thumpers 05-11-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Well having bit the bullet and taken the advice...

Well having bit the bullet and taken the advice of some of the Gurus on here I decided to change the carb slide myself and save some hard earned cash rather than send Big K to the dealer. It was...
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2013, 03:17 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
No argument there. Just want a decent mechanic to...

No argument there. Just want a decent mechanic to service her while she is still under warranty!
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2013, 03:16 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
I agree totally. Got most of the tools and the...

I agree totally. Got most of the tools and the manual and I intend doing most things myself with the help of all you gurus on here. I just don't want to do it while the KLR is still under warranty....
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Don't want to assume anything, but would I be...

Don't want to assume anything, but would I be correct in saying most riders don't have a great deal of faith in their dealers? I don't. Not been impressed with mine so far and have in the past used...
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Nothing at all wrong with a dirty girl. In my...

Nothing at all wrong with a dirty girl. In my very limited experience, the dirtier the better!
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-08-2013, 01:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
Rain is here and it's making me sad. I really...

Rain is here and it's making me sad. I really want to ride my bike!
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2013, 01:55 AM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Sorry to ask a probably stupid question, but what...

Sorry to ask a probably stupid question, but what is the TB and what does it do?
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-05-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,934
Posted By rodmuzwa
I put the lining back in last week! Wish I'd been...

I put the lining back in last week! Wish I'd been there mate. Looked like a good day out and I bet the Blue Wren sold many pies! Those Goldwings look very comfortable!
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Started using the "stirrup" method and find it...

Started using the "stirrup" method and find it much easier to get on and off the bike. I do worry about the side stand giving way mid mount though. How much of a twat am I going to look if that...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Still got the stock Dunlops on my KLR but I put...

Still got the stock Dunlops on my KLR but I put Shinko 705s on my weeStrom and they are excellent. Really love them. Not only very well priced but they handle very well too. They are fine on gravel...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
For some reason I think I will end up with me on...

For some reason I think I will end up with me on the ground and the bike on top of me if I do that. I'll give it a go though today. I will make sure someone else is around with a camera so if the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
That's a great idea. I'll give that a go. How do...

That's a great idea. I'll give that a go. How do you get off it? I often kind of fall off with my right leg still stuck on the seat. I then grab my right leg with both hands, pull it over the saddle...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 13,197
Views: 1,289,029
Posted By rodmuzwa
Has anyone worked out an easy way to get on and...

Has anyone worked out an easy way to get on and off the KLR? It's a really tall b*st*rd and I come close to injuring myself every time I get on and off it. It's worse with the luggage on. Still love...
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