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Forum: Australia 12-17-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,551
Posted By Oscar
Some of them have clutch issues (i.e. a tendency...

Some of them have clutch issues (i.e. a tendency to become dissasembled).
Most should have either exploded or been fixed by now.
Talk to your local dealers about which models.
Forum: Australia 12-17-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 25,644
Posted By Oscar
Thanks Jim You certainly did the right thing...

Thanks Jim

You certainly did the right thing and I appreciate what you've said.
I think the more we speak about things the better, as it's easy to imagine that you're in your own little bleak and...
Forum: Australia 12-17-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,893
Posted By Oscar
Kia Ora Ehoa Mike, 4Skins and me will be at...

Kia Ora Ehoa

Mike, 4Skins and me will be at the Boxing Day races, then we're heading over Cook Strait.
Forum: Australia 12-16-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,893
Posted By Oscar
Last year we did the Motu and Waikaremoana in one...

Last year we did the Motu and Waikaremoana in one day with Tinoroto and ended in Gissy - great fun...

http://oscar.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2012-Gentlemans-Adventure/i-SC6swJD/0/L/DSC02740-L.jpg...
Forum: Australia 12-16-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,893
Posted By Oscar
Yeah, it's stinky and the roads are crowded - all...

Yeah, it's stinky and the roads are crowded - all you tourista's can fuck off south to Pig Island.
Forum: Australia 12-16-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,893
Posted By Oscar
I'm glad you guys never ride the North Island. ...

I'm glad you guys never ride the North Island.
It's horrible...:lol3


http://oscar.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Gentlemens-Adventure-2014/i-P6gjLgW/0/L/IMG_0656-L.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 12-16-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 25,644
Posted By Oscar
I've had a rough coupla years - three mates dead...

I've had a rough coupla years - three mates dead from cancer, two from suicide, and one doing a 12 month stretch at Her Majesty's pleasure.

I've never had much to do with the Black Dog before, but...
Forum: New Zealand 12-14-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,442
Posted By Oscar
Back in the day (i.e. racing my PE175N) taping...

Back in the day (i.e. racing my PE175N) taping your peak to your helmet was di rigueur:lol3
Forum: New Zealand 12-14-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,442
Posted By Oscar
Found it online: ...

Found it online:

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Lz5fZ8vDfC8/VCrXeo8zTdI/AAAAAAAAI6k/CL6EbGhZrj0/s1600/motoguzzi-kit-the-motart-journal-1.jpg
...
Forum: New Zealand 12-14-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,442
Posted By Oscar
The Aussie importer built a scrambler and...

The Aussie importer built a scrambler and displayed it at the MotoGP.
I have a pic somewheres...:scratch
Forum: New Zealand 12-11-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,442
Posted By Oscar
I agree - the only thing that BMW has in common...

I agree - the only thing that BMW has in common with an R90s is that it has two wheels.
Forum: New Zealand 12-11-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,442
Posted By Oscar
It still an ugly bike, and stupid - Ducati never...

It still an ugly bike, and stupid - Ducati never made a L-Twin scrambler, so associating this one with their old single cylinder 450 is just dumb.
Forum: New Zealand 12-10-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,442
Posted By Oscar
Jaysus, that thing is uglier than Helen...

Jaysus, that thing is uglier than Helen Clarke:yikes
Forum: New Zealand 12-01-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By Oscar
I dunno about supple, but my wife takes it upon...

I dunno about supple, but my wife takes it upon herself to keep me tracking straight...
Forum: New Zealand 12-01-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By Oscar
I put a YSS shock on my R80 (and my XT500) - a...

I put a YSS shock on my R80 (and my XT500) - a reasonably priced alternative to the big O...
Forum: New Zealand 11-19-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1,295
Views: 68,089
Posted By Oscar
Holy shit, that's the most manly vehicle I've...

Holy shit, that's the most manly vehicle I've seen since the Saturn V / Apollo combo:clap
Forum: New Zealand 11-19-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 980
Posted By Oscar
We've been through there a couple of times, but...

We've been through there a couple of times, but stuck to Whangaehu and Turakina Roads. Any ideas on alternate routes?
Forum: Australia 11-18-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
Johhny Cash:cry

Johhny Cash:cry
Forum: Australia 11-18-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
I was watching one of your cultural exports last...

I was watching one of your cultural exports last night..
https://s.yimg.com/ea/img/-/140331/bh_plus7_hero_v3_19ji8qu-19ji95c.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 11-18-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
Only around Rotovegas... ...

Only around Rotovegas...

http://www.richard-seaman.com/Travel/NewZealand/NorthIsland/Rotorua/MudPools/ThreeBubblesBursting.jpg
Forum: Australia 11-18-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
I'm not in mothballs...I dunno what that smell...

I'm not in mothballs...I dunno what that smell is...:huh
Forum: Australia 11-17-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
I don't think the lad is on Race Directions Xmas...

I don't think the lad is on Race Directions Xmas card list...:lol3
Forum: Australia 11-17-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
We did consider claiming Jack Miller as a Kiwi...

We did consider claiming Jack Miller as a Kiwi (both his parent's are from NZ), but after his display in (& after) the last race you guys can keep him...
Forum: Australia 11-17-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
No problem. Whenever you're ready...:freaky

No problem.
Whenever you're ready...:freaky
Forum: Australia 11-17-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
When are you coming over fer a ride ya slacker? ...

When are you coming over fer a ride ya slacker?
I'll have my G/S painted up and waiting, Silver Fern on one side and English Rose on t'other...
Forum: Australia 11-17-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,311
Posted By Oscar
...and then you kicked us out and the collective...

...and then you kicked us out and the collective IQ reduced.


Wanna talk Rugby?
League?

:evil
Forum: New Zealand 11-16-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By Oscar
Laugh Love the pics, got any more?

Love the pics, got any more?
Forum: New Zealand 11-04-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1,295
Views: 68,089
Posted By Oscar
In the past ten years, thanks to an association...

In the past ten years, thanks to an association with Kiwi Rider Mag, I have ridden most of these bikes (I also own two old g/s' and one 950adv).

My conclusion is that the bikes aren't even in the...
Forum: New Zealand 11-04-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1,295
Views: 68,089
Posted By Oscar
That's funny coz BMW say the fueled up weight is...

That's funny coz BMW say the fueled up weight is 260kg. This is a good 30kg more than a 9X0 Adv.
...
Forum: New Zealand 10-22-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 951
Posted By Oscar
Who's the coozer in your group that is too blind...

Who's the coozer in your group that is too blind to see a checkered flag?
Someone on a pommy oil leaker who I had to red flag to get him off the track in practice?:lol3
Forum: New Zealand 10-22-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 951
Posted By Oscar
Barry Sheene

Are any of you ghey bastids going to the Barry Sheene this weekend?

I was gonna go up via Limestone Downs and Port Waikato...
Forum: New Zealand 10-20-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,295
Views: 68,089
Posted By Oscar
Personally I thought he just needed to harden the...

Personally I thought he just needed to harden the fuck up.
I could understand his problem with his BMW shitting itself, but all angst about towing a trailer and missing underware did my feckin' head...
Forum: New Zealand 10-14-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,085
Posted By Oscar
I was a protester in '81 and my sign said...

I was a protester in '81 and my sign said "Muldoon Eats Babies".
Forum: New Zealand 10-14-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,085
Posted By Oscar
In my experience, people who say that are never...

In my experience, people who say that are never quite sure which end of the line they're on...
Forum: New Zealand 10-13-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,085
Posted By Oscar
There is no good comeback for a stone cold...

There is no good comeback for a stone cold fact...:deal
Forum: Ride reports 10-07-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 135,491
Posted By Oscar
Post the email address of all the people that you...

Post the email address of all the people that you have spoken to at BMW.
The collective will do the rest...
Forum: Australia 08-22-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,137
Posted By Oscar
Chris Birch eh? No he doesn't fall down, and is...

Chris Birch eh?
No he doesn't fall down, and is a thoroughly nice chap.
Forum: Australia 08-22-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,137
Posted By Oscar
I agree - I wanted KTM to go lighter and smaller,...

I agree - I wanted KTM to go lighter and smaller, not follow BMW.
Imagine a 750 v twim KTM...
Forum: Australia 08-22-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,137
Posted By Oscar
Funny thing is, since this thread started, I've...

Funny thing is, since this thread started, I've had three BMW's and sold one of my two KTM's.

Also, having ridden the 1190 Adv last summer, I'd say that KTM has moved away from the lunatic...
Forum: Australia 08-22-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,137
Posted By Oscar
Awesome. But I would really like to see the...

Awesome.
But I would really like to see the next couple of farmes where that 1190Adv gets crossed up 30 secs in...:lol3
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