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Forum: Australia 12-05-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 6,738
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Installed a new front rim on my 200 two stroke,...

Installed a new front rim on my 200 two stroke, but didn't notice that when I ordered the rim that it had 8mm spoke holes, and I had 6mm nipples, luckily I found some in the shed from a Kawasaki...
Forum: Australia 12-05-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,284
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Mark, been following Chris's progress via Phil. ...

Mark, been following Chris's progress via Phil. although I haven't met Chris in person though Phil's story's of their fishing weekends and at work etc. I feel like I know him very well and I was...
Forum: Australia 12-05-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 10,555
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
30 days hath September, April, June and No...

30 days hath September, April, June and No wonder, all the the rest like strawberry jam, except Gradma, she rides a moped.



Just heard from the rest of the "Ten Four Motorcycle Adventure...
Forum: Australia 12-04-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 16,049
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Shit Rowan, that's terrible news. Mate keep...

Shit Rowan, that's terrible news. Mate keep every certificate, receipt, email, every scrap of paper no matter how irrelevant it may seem, it could become evidence later on. Your going to have to...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 10,555
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
You could go to Jugiong and cross the...

You could go to Jugiong and cross the Murrumbidgee, and there is a very enjoyable road that runs downstream to Gobaralong called the Hopewood Road, turn left to Adjungbilly and though to the Tumut...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Yeah, I like the Torpedo7 rubber coated ones for...

Yeah, I like the Torpedo7 rubber coated ones for the price, they are a little heavier than the full alloy Talon knock offs but a lot of the weight difference is in the nuts, 10g. vs 3g. yep I weighed...
Forum: Australia 11-24-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 5,766
Views: 366,328
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Been over on bikes a few times now, I reckon it's...

Been over on bikes a few times now, I reckon it's one of the best riding places in Aust. the B12 is a fantastic choice for touring Tassie, ( not that I'm biased or anything.)
Forum: Australia 11-21-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Lower the back too, or go back to standard height...

Lower the back too, or go back to standard height on the front, dropping the front without the back will quicken the steering maybe a little too much, checked your tyre pressure?
Forum: Australia 11-20-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5,766
Views: 366,328
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Not good Fati, you can't sell your bikes !! no...

Not good Fati, you can't sell your bikes !! no way.

I agree about this place it seems a bit dead these days, must admit I don't have much input, just come on here as lurker once in a while. ...
Forum: Australia 11-11-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,017
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Bugger, I actually had beer there and picked up a...

Bugger, I actually had beer there and picked up a couple of stickers about six weeks ago. When I was living in Jerilderie in the early seventies, to get a drink on Sundays you had to be a bona fied...
Forum: Australia 11-07-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 10,555
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
The "Ten Four Touring Club" will be there...

The "Ten Four Touring Club" will be there !!
Forum: Australia 10-08-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,832
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
The smell of cooking as you ride through small...

The smell of cooking as you ride through small town main streets.
Laying back in the swag listening to Kookaburras and Magpies waking up the rest of the bush.
Sitting back getting mellow on rum...
Forum: Australia 09-22-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 78,909
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Just put mine in the flea market

I bought a really nice low Km 650 a few months back as a two up tourer, but unfortunately the pillion is not so keen after all, so it's up for sale again, shame really it's a really good thing to...
Forum: Australia 09-16-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4,663
Views: 312,247
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
That would be the Boorowa War Memorial Clock.

That would be the Boorowa War Memorial Clock.
Forum: Australia 09-16-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,259
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Sorry, should have been more specific, Delo 400...

Sorry, should have been more specific, Delo 400 multi grade 15w40 is the one you want. True, it is fairly detergent which helps keep impurities suspended till they can be removed at the oil filter,...
Forum: Australia 09-16-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,259
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
What XRMan said, I run everything on Delo 400,...

What XRMan said, I run everything on Delo 400, DR650, DL650, Postie Bike, Kubota and Mitsubishi Diesels, lawnmower etc. Easily obtainable anywhere, affordable.
Forum: Australia 09-01-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,460
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
an 18G1 can of a 2003ish Gixxer would look and...

an 18G1 can of a 2003ish Gixxer would look and sound just great on that.
Forum: Australia 08-30-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
The E07 is changed, the centre strip is gone,...

The E07 is changed, the centre strip is gone, tread pattern basically the same though. I think I paid about $150-160 for it a month or so ago.
Forum: Australia 08-28-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 49,246
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Yep notice that, it was stopped for a bit, just...

Yep notice that, it was stopped for a bit, just out of Windorah, assumed (incorrectly) he'd turned it off.
Forum: Australia 08-28-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 49,246
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Looks like the spot has been turned off.

Looks like the spot has been turned off.
Forum: Australia 08-28-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,150
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Good one Gav, :clap will be passing your way...

Good one Gav, :clap will be passing your way shortly, so may catch up with you.
Forum: Australia 08-21-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 19,233
Views: 2,317,235
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
How to tie down a Quad

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3877/14809063669_b988d40931.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/oyCjFX)
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Tried both the x40F1x and the later x18G1x, i...

Tried both the x40F1x and the later x18G1x, i tried for some time to get a x40F1x and couldn't, so picked up a 18G1 but then a few weeks later a 40F1 landed in my lap at a stupid cheap price as is...
Forum: Australia 08-13-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
I can imagine, the standard Gixxer muffler...

I can imagine, the standard Gixxer muffler sounds pretty healty on a DR, but that Acra is a fair bit louder again.
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 2,893
Views: 478,244
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
DR600 Dakar

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/yass/motorcycles/suzuki-dakar-sale-or-swap-i-m-after-a-comm-with-towbar-/1052400988
Forum: Australia 07-05-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 5,766
Views: 366,328
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Cold

Hasn't been too good for riding for the past month bar a few days, brought back a new bike from Melbourne the other day, and by Bonnie Doon my fingers had stopped working, no handguards no grip...
Forum: Australia 07-03-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 13,153
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Been there done that ! I bought a new Super...

Been there done that ! I bought a new Super Glide in 1997, it did nothing for me, I tried for a while to enjoy it but eventually it just sat in the shed and I sold it about 12 months later.
Forum: Australia 06-17-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 539
Views: 78,909
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Just committed to buy a 2010 Wee and sent the...

Just committed to buy a 2010 Wee and sent the deposit, 2,990 Kms, no thats not a typo, soft panniers, top box, crash bars, bark busters, it's silver, $6,300.00 I think it's an okay buy at that.

I...
Forum: Australia 06-17-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 30,758
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Victoria Hotel Ouyen VIC. Stayed there a couple...

Victoria Hotel Ouyen VIC. Stayed there a couple of weeks ago, this place must have been a veritable palace in it's heyday. If you like grand old buildings this is worth a visit. Prices were pretty...
Forum: Australia 06-15-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
I've done that !! but they were twin shock bikes...

I've done that !! but they were twin shock bikes and broke just forward of the top shock mounts, R60/6, XJ650 and an XS1100 all had rear racks, panniers, passenger and rough roads.
Forum: Australia 06-15-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
I found the hole just after I bought the bike, I...

I found the hole just after I bought the bike, I sprayed in a fair quantity of fish oil and sealed the hole with silicon, if I ever have the bike apart enough I may repair it or just weld a small...
Forum: Australia 06-06-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 4,663
Views: 312,247
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Must admit I don't know what used to take place...

Must admit I don't know what used to take place there either (eucalyptus oil ?), just saw it on Wed. so turned around went back for a photo. Would have liked to gone in and had a poke around but I...
Forum: Australia 06-05-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4,663
Views: 312,247
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2940/14333792776_f5...

https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2940/14333792776_f57365a378_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/nQCrdd)
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 603
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
I've got a spare bed in Murrumbateman, if you...

I've got a spare bed in Murrumbateman, if you were to come this way.
Forum: Australia 05-24-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 13,684
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Got home about an hour ago, terrific weekend...

Got home about an hour ago, terrific weekend great riding country, good food, good beer and even better company at Jingellic.

Maragle Power Line Track, Talbingo...
Forum: Australia 05-19-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 7,300
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
I went through the same exercise about a year...

I went through the same exercise about a year ago, ended up buying a Exped 9M mainly because I found one for $159.00 delivered. The only downside with it is the weight at 960g. The built in two hand...
Forum: Australia 05-18-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,201
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
RIP Sir Jack, if he meets up with his old mate...

RIP Sir Jack, if he meets up with his old mate Phil Irving things are about to get a whole lot faster up there.
Forum: Australia 05-18-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,021
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
That's the number for the Travellers Rest Hotel,...

That's the number for the Travellers Rest Hotel, Thorpdale http://www.gdaypubs.com.au/VIC/thorpdale.html
Forum: Australia 05-18-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 14,606
Views: 1,966,870
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Try the 19-24mm axle spanner from Ballards...

Try the 19-24mm axle spanner from Ballards Offroad, you can carry one item instead of three. ER70's idea is good too.
Forum: Australia 05-14-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,109
Posted By Benz-in-Oz
Oh well there goes my morning, thanks for that.

Oh well there goes my morning, thanks for that.
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