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Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4,509
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Posted By HyperPete
1. I like to ride every day to work, so MPGs are...

1. I like to ride every day to work, so MPGs are more important than MPH, but still I want 90+ mph as a top speed, cruising with ease at 75.*
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I've gotten US 59-62mpg, I often cruise at 65-80mph,...
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,132
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/M...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/Mobile%20Uploads/2014-08-14180807_zps7b1b3bc3.png

... Nice day ...
Forum: Beasts 08-09-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,132
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/M...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/Mobile%20Uploads/2014-08-09GingersCkCafe_zps53165cd5.png

another harsh winters day Downunder
:lol3
Forum: Beasts 07-31-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,132
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/M...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/Mobile%20Uploads/2014-07-31182249_zpse50f0393.png

Winter downunder, 18c, sunny : Oxley Hwy, Gingers Creek Café.
:D
Forum: Beasts 07-17-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
Just on the seat/sloping forward thing. I...

Just on the seat/sloping forward thing.
I suffered when I first got the X so thinking of my short arms/reach I felt like I was grabbing forward to the handlebars, putting my butt in the front part...
Forum: Beasts 06-07-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,132
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2014-06-05%2016.04.06_zpsb7h2trwu.png
winter downunder. Always a good ride :D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-05-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 382,279
Posted By HyperPete
5 days into winter downunder. Quite nice really. ...

5 days into winter downunder. Quite nice really.
Today's backyard ride. .
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2014-06-05%2016.04.51_zpsxwaovruo.png
:D
Forum: Beasts 05-24-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
I had a Duke 690 before the CBx, did close to...

I had a Duke 690 before the CBx, did close to 40,000km on it and never encountered any gear shifting issues.
I did find it had the best seat in more than 50 bikes I've owned, one trip doing over...
Forum: Beasts 05-17-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,565
Posted By HyperPete
Just on suspension. I've have over 50 bikes over...

Just on suspension. I've have over 50 bikes over time, done a few fun kms!
Before getting the X I enjoyed a ktm Duke 690. Did close on 40,000km in just over a year. It's suspension was firm, great...
Forum: Beasts 05-10-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,132
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2014-05-09%2018.42.58_zpshhfqs6va.png
from yesterday's 600km ride.
:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-09-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 189,065
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2014-05-09%2012.05.26_zpsy0kqrgfd.png
Forum: Beasts 03-17-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
Well, got pelted with sticks, branches, leaves...

Well, got pelted with sticks, branches, leaves and a bird!! A few times it looked silly but managed a good time, got drenched, only had waterproof jacket on:lol3

I was told not maybe 5 minutes...
Forum: Beasts 03-16-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
I use a KTM (690/990) powerparts tank bag I had...

I use a KTM (690/990) powerparts tank bag I had leftover from my last ride, fits very nicely, holds enough for a All Weather day's ride, I add a seat bag from Ventura for weekends at, more than...
Forum: Beasts 03-07-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
well, it's remained quite intelligent since this...

well, it's remained quite intelligent since this comment:wink:
I was waiting for the entertaining follow thru's...
:lol3
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-24-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 91,209
Posted By HyperPete
3000kms later.. ...

3000kms later..

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/23FEB2014_THUNDERBOLTS20ROCK232_zps6cd74df6.jpg

:D
Forum: Beasts 02-22-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
My god some of you have had bad times with...

My god some of you have had bad times with dealers!
Similar situations here downunder, but I think I struck it lucky with my Honda dealer, they're 330km roundtrip from my place, but I get to ride a...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-19-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 162,043
Posted By HyperPete
Lunchtime mural.. ...

Lunchtime mural..
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/021614_Bingara1_zps1232a280.jpg
taken last Sunday
:D
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2014, 02:05 AM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/0...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/021614_Barraba-Bingararoad_zps46f350b5.jpg
From today's 500km 'round the block',(not all dirt).. it's been 5 years since I've even done a dirt road...
Forum: Beasts 02-12-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
Great Video !! ดีนั่งชนบทรักของคุณ here's...

Great Video !!
ดีนั่งชนบทรักของคุณ
here's mine today
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/021314_NiangalaRoad_zps33160b9d.jpg
:)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-11-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10,138
Views: 3,231,160
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/20140211_ROCKVALE20RD20RIDE20238-1_zpsefdd964b.jpg

Just got home and the sky dropped..

lovely arvo out though :D...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-08-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 504
Posted By HyperPete
Gwydir Hwy loop, 500X downunder

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2014-02-08_08-13-58_421_zpsfb94ac87.jpg

Took off on a foggy cool 8c morning, couldn't see a thing so pulled over and the sun came thru moments...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-08-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By HyperPete
Hi, Just about to post up todays ride and saw...

Hi,
Just about to post up todays ride and saw you're query,
Well, the KTM was good during the time,I just got dull with the vibes, fueling (country distances mean you fuel where you can, only 13...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-07-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 91,209
Posted By HyperPete
Old orange, New white, on the day ...

Old orange, New white, on the day
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/oldandnew322014_zps9627b3b6.jpg

On the way home, maiden voyage:clap...
Forum: Beasts 02-01-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
What's the donor bike? Could be an interesting...

What's the donor bike? Could be an interesting ride when it's together!!
:D
Forum: Beasts 01-31-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 4,509
Views: 792,371
Posted By HyperPete
Will I , won't I... Took an X on a test ride...

Will I , won't I...

Took an X on a test ride this morning..very interesting..
And so smooth!!
I'm seriously considering changing over from the Duke (690), despite its radical style and fun...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-29-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,258
Views: 437,336
Posted By HyperPete
Was riding thru the Australian countryside and...

Was riding thru the Australian countryside and came across a Kangaroo Pedestrian crossing, busy highway I suppose it's safer for them......
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-29-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By HyperPete
Oxley Hwy, NSW Oz

Oxley Hwy(about 450km Nth of Sydney: 29December2013.
Hot (32c),sunny with a nice breeze.
Duke fuelled and happy, I cruise the 40 or so km to the start of heaven...here's a few rev snaps from the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-26-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 162,043
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/1...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/122713_Tinghamural_zpsd39b6b8a.jpg
Tingha, New South Wales
:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-14-2013, 01:56 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,672
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/8...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/8DEC2013_Walcha2Gingers15_zps305dd87c.jpg
Oxley Hwy.
:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-14-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 2,055
Views: 551,385
Posted By HyperPete
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/1...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/14DEC2013_EBORCUPPA8_zps1331e654.jpg
Today at Ebor, NSW.
:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-13-2013, 04:11 AM
Replies: 814
Views: 215,722
Posted By HyperPete
Yesterday at Nowendoc ...

Yesterday at Nowendoc
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/121213_Nowendoc1_zpscde982ab.jpg
Today at Bendemeer....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-28-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 814
Views: 215,722
Posted By HyperPete
Lunch at Dungog... ...

Lunch at Dungog...
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/112813_DUNGOGcaf_zps47a999ab.jpg

:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-28-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4,078
Views: 563,720
Posted By HyperPete
Sort of a bridge.from yesterday's ride. ...

Sort of a bridge.from yesterday's ride.
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/112813_DUNGOGroadbridge_zpsb9a48884.jpg
:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-24-2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 814
Views: 215,722
Posted By HyperPete
Today's snack stop... ...

Today's snack stop...
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2013-11-24_12-37-25_101_zps0025f159.jpg
Nundle, New England region, NSW.
:D
Forum: Road warriors 11-22-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 886
Posted By HyperPete
I think MV are the most beautifully styled bikes,...

I think MV are the most beautifully styled bikes, always loved the look, until I heard the exhaust...mute, totally opposite to the look..very sad..
then I heard another, engine rattle was louder...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-01-2013, 12:22 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 109,614
Posted By HyperPete
Guyra, NSW..on my way north on the Duke.. ...

Guyra, NSW..on my way north on the Duke..
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/1NOV2013_WARWICKCASINOLOOP2Guyra_zpsb06397c1.jpg
:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-01-2013, 12:19 AM
Replies: 2,055
Views: 551,385
Posted By HyperPete
This morning at Uralla.. ...

This morning at Uralla..
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/1NOV2013_WARWICKCASINOLOOP1_zpse188d0a2.jpg
:)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-26-2013, 01:45 AM
Replies: 10,138
Views: 3,231,160
Posted By HyperPete
Here's mine this morning.. ...

Here's mine this morning..
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/2013-10-26_MorninginGlenInnes_zps2ced6315.jpg

and the day before......
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-26-2013, 01:32 AM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 189,065
Posted By HyperPete
View from the back of Nymboida Coach...

View from the back of Nymboida Coach House...hardly compares to those amazing Grand Canyon ones earlier, but a nice place to stay....
Forum: Ride reports 10-10-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,291
Posted By HyperPete
the end...

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h193/r1150gfun/GOPR0006-1_zpsac3e58fb.jpg

That's Duke at Glenmorgan, stepping back in time..

I doubled a post and edited it with the final leg but it wouldn't...
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