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Forum: Ride reports 08-05-2011, 12:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,451
Posted By Rhodie
Good trip report. :clap Interesting riding...

Good trip report. :clap
Interesting riding comparison with a Scrambler, KLR & DR200s.
The Scram is way heavier and more of a design exercise for looks, so it is little wonder that you struggled...
Forum: Ride reports 06-21-2010, 12:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 590
Posted By Rhodie
Cracking vid. TMS are one of the best outfits...

Cracking vid.
TMS are one of the best outfits to ride with in northern Thailand & Laos.
Good to see they finally outed LL from his VV hideout scoffing happy pizzas!
:evil
Forum: Ride reports 03-04-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,743
Posted By Rhodie
This is a First, on so many levels..................

This is a First, on so many levels...............

:eyes
Forum: Ride reports 03-04-2010, 08:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,743
Posted By Rhodie
This is truly one of the last great biking feats...

This is truly one of the last great biking feats of Thailand,
that has been the dream & goal of many a seasoned gnarly old SEA biking hand.:freaky

The Thai military gave up on cutting a road...
Forum: Asia 02-24-2010, 03:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 732
Posted By Rhodie
Dude Just tripped over this thread and sorry to...

Dude
Just tripped over this thread and sorry to have missed it.
Great admirer of your RRs.
Do PM me when you are next coming through.
Tho try & make some time to go riding in the north.
BKK...
Forum: Asia 02-24-2010, 03:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,775
Posted By Rhodie
Daewoo is right about the bike scene, tho the MHS...

Daewoo is right about the bike scene, tho the MHS Loop is still great to do if only once.
Stay in Soppong rather than Pai tho.

As for tour operators, if you are looking for invigorating riding...
Forum: Asia Pacific 01-15-2010, 04:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,491
Posted By Rhodie
As MuddyMick appears to be using this for...

As MuddyMick appears to be using this for self-promotion/advertising
it behoves those thinking of using him to read his post on the chaotic trip he recently led:...
Forum: Ride reports 01-15-2010, 04:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,551
Posted By Rhodie
Great ride report Bard. You have shown how...

Great ride report Bard.
You have shown how great riding in Cambo can be
if you have a good group and the right attitude.
Considering the originator's ppp=ppp. :clap

Looking forward to ftb's...
Forum: Beasts 12-29-2009, 06:23 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
Really nice neat job.:clap I believe this is...

Really nice neat job.:clap
I believe this is the most sensible luggage solution for the Scram - especially if you are committed to the dual seat.
Similar to Davo's. We just need the T-Shirts! :D...
Forum: Beasts 12-28-2009, 06:33 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
A real Christmas Cracker. You should be well &...

A real Christmas Cracker.
You should be well & truly chuffed.
Lucy certainly has talent - well done that lass!
Forum: Beasts 12-24-2009, 11:23 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
A very Merry Christmas to fellow Trumpeteers from...

A very Merry Christmas to fellow Trumpeteers from the
Land of Smiles...

http://www.freeimagehosting.net/uploads/3efb7d1da5.jpg (http://www.freeimagehosting.net/)

May all your 2010 miles be...
Forum: Beasts 12-20-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
It was his stagnight.... poor soul, it's hard...

It was his stagnight....
poor soul, it's hard for some :lol3
Forum: Beasts 12-19-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
No shims there... :lol3

No shims there... :lol3
Forum: Beasts 12-19-2009, 11:29 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
Bangers, in the Land of Smiles matey. :D:rofl:D ...

Bangers, in the Land of Smiles matey. :D:rofl:D

:clap
http://i77.photobucket.com/albums/j55/Rhodie777/MCParty4LR-1.jpg

Sadly, I'm taking the picture ... ;-(
Forum: Beasts 12-19-2009, 11:00 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
Duckman that's a great mod. :clap

Duckman that's a great mod. :clap
Forum: Australia 12-19-2009, 07:55 AM
Replies: 439
Views: 64,808
Posted By Rhodie
Craypot's The Man! ...

Craypot's The Man!
http://i166.photobucket.com/albums/u102/Rhodiebkk/JGCraypot1LR.jpg
riding 7 hours up from Vientiane to Luang Prabang just for dinner with a bunch of reprobate colonial & american...
Forum: Australia 12-18-2009, 05:03 AM
Replies: 439
Views: 64,808
Posted By Rhodie
Davo Great update... thanx. You are having...

Davo
Great update... thanx.

You are having far too much 'ooligan fun out there in that beautiful country.
And doesn't Craypot have a serious job... like... :lol3

Am still pointing those new...
Forum: Ride reports 12-18-2009, 01:15 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 199,467
Posted By Rhodie
A good question. Aren't Aussie customs fierce...

A good question.
Aren't Aussie customs fierce on bikes coming into the country
requiring A HazMat cleaning team to disinfect the Beast first?
Maybe we'll be lucky and the Ride Report will be...
Forum: Australia 12-17-2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 439
Views: 64,808
Posted By Rhodie
Davo this deserves a bump for those new to the...

Davo this deserves a bump for those new to the Scrambler clan.
Can you add Scrambler to the title to assist them...
Also any updates?
Cheers
Rhodie

PS I was in Sydney heading up to Katoomba...
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2009, 05:08 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 199,467
Posted By Rhodie
Darryl you're bloody seamus mate :rofl

Darryl
you're bloody seamus mate :rofl
Forum: Ride reports 12-09-2009, 10:56 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,979
Posted By Rhodie
Oh Robert, now you are just showing off!...

Oh Robert, now you are just showing off! :rofl:D:rofl
We all know that you want irk the CanoeGuy into another one week's suspension,
whilst you wait a week for DHL to send you out parts from...
Forum: Beasts 11-30-2009, 12:34 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,144
Posted By Rhodie
hyperbollox p'haps :1drink

hyperbollox p'haps :1drink
Forum: Beasts 11-30-2009, 10:38 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,144
Posted By Rhodie
Cracking picture Ernie... I believe this pic...

Cracking picture Ernie...

I believe this pic says it all.

One is a plastic appliance that will always get you there
with homogenous banality.

With the Scram however, oosing style,
every...
Forum: Ride reports 11-02-2009, 12:05 AM
Replies: 458
Views: 306,237
Posted By Rhodie
Mushie Man! Cracking stuff - narrative, pix &...

Mushie Man!
Cracking stuff - narrative, pix & introspection.
You are blessed with a plucky missus
[I'd be interested to read her perspective]
and an intrepid daughter.
Thank you for taking the...
Forum: Ride reports 10-13-2009, 01:45 AM
Replies: 3,106
Views: 1,532,549
Posted By Rhodie
Peter please keep us appraised - maybe a new...

Peter please keep us appraised - maybe a new thread?
Anyway pass on wishes from all ADVers for whom he was still THE inspiration.


Sadly this is so true - we had a Canadian couple through here...
Forum: Ride reports 10-07-2009, 10:41 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 199,467
Posted By Rhodie
wasn't going to mention that you might be...

wasn't going to mention that you might
be going soft on us...

:augie
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2009, 11:15 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 199,467
Posted By Rhodie
This picture says it all - hardass Aussie rider...

This picture says it all - hardass Aussie rider bashering up in the dirt,
whilst the Beamer Brigade take it easy inside their plush hotel. :clap

No whining, whinging & waiting for parts to be...
Forum: Beasts 09-24-2009, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,475
Posted By Rhodie
Like it. :thumb Good on yers. Cheers ...

Like it. :thumb
Good on yers.

Cheers
Rhodie
Forum: Beasts 09-23-2009, 07:27 PM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 563,661
Posted By Rhodie
Thumb Gotta be dodgy - no price, no plate :lol3 I...

Gotta be dodgy - no price, no plate :lol3

I mean why is Yamaha France wanting to sell it?

Surely it cannot be that they need the money....... :eek1
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2009, 03:20 PM
Replies: 825
Views: 847,606
Posted By Rhodie
Sambor This is an outstanding RR with...

Sambor

This is an outstanding RR with tremendous photography, good historical anecdotes and great reportage
about a country that has been my second home since '83.
Yet the Wakhan is one place...
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2009, 12:01 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 356,934
Posted By Rhodie
Formidable Mon Brave! Kazakstan is getting a...

Formidable Mon Brave!
Kazakstan is getting a bad name, in spite of Borat's promotional film, for highway robbery from officials ...

This is great stuff and in between your getting on with your...
Forum: Beasts 09-23-2009, 03:33 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
Congrats Dave :clap Just what the Scram...

Congrats Dave :clap

Just what the Scram Doctor ordered.

Cudos in persuading them to run a batch off for you,
I have been badgering them for more than 2 years to get some made for the...
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1,585
Views: 1,211,437
Posted By Rhodie
Sad, wise, but very true.... Welcome home...

Sad, wise, but very true....

Welcome home Doug.
And much appreciation for all the time you have taken with your great pix and reports.
Enlightening -especially the warmth of the Russian people-...
Forum: Ride reports 09-19-2009, 11:28 AM
Replies: 3,106
Views: 1,532,549
Posted By Rhodie
Why not go for the double, and get a wart on...

Why not go for the double,
and get a wart on your ring? :evil

Congrats mate on getting the wheezing Dorothy back [so far],
The Ace Cafe is the natural & fitting end to this epic journey.
...
Forum: Beasts 09-17-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,484
Posted By Rhodie
If you are looking for a new bike, and don't...

If you are looking for a new bike,
and don't want the german/austrian/italian options for all the reasons mentioned above,
how about the Yamaha Tenere?
Or, are they not going to ship them...
Forum: Beasts 09-12-2009, 08:22 AM
Replies: 21,884
Views: 6,420,956
Posted By Rhodie
If it's only tar seal, try Pirelli Scorpions. ...

If it's only tar seal, try Pirelli Scorpions. :thumb
Faster turning than the Tourances and good in the wet.
Not great off-road tho, but not so bad either.
Forum: Ride reports 09-12-2009, 08:17 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 356,934
Posted By Rhodie
:clap:clap:clapWoohoo:clap:clap:clap We're...

:clap:clap:clapWoohoo:clap:clap:clap
We're rolling :roflagain....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-09-2009, 05:14 AM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,638,336
Posted By Rhodie
Appreciate this, hadn't seen them before. ...

Appreciate this, hadn't seen them before.
Thanks
Rhodie
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 19,951
Posted By Rhodie
Early 06

Battery
Electrics
Bulbs - fore & aft.
But these could partially be down to poor wiring of Zenons & auxillery switches!

Fuel guage - but that's a given.
Mud catcher broke off on a corrogated...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-07-2009, 08:18 AM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,638,336
Posted By Rhodie
Great Pic Mr. Goose :thumb BTW wot's the...

Great Pic Mr. Goose :thumb

BTW wot's the visor cleaner apparatus on your helmet. :ear

We don't get those newfangled device out here,
until they're ready to make cheap knock-offs!!

That's...
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