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Forum: Australia 07-17-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,983
Posted By Andy_P
I cant make it Sat, but going to try help out...

I cant make it Sat, but going to try help out Sun. Moving house at the moment, if I can get all the shit out by Sat I will be there on the gates with you again! (or what ever else horny has in store).
Forum: Australia 07-16-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,983
Posted By Andy_P
Can confirm there is a dyno.

Can confirm there is a dyno.
Forum: Australia 07-15-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,285
Posted By Andy_P
An update.

Looking good people, an update from Scott Emerson:
http://www.scottemerson.com.au/media/media-releases.html

Thousands respond to motorcycle discussion paper

Created: 12 July 2014
Thousands of...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 7,940
Posted By Andy_P
Queensland is in the community feedback stage....

Queensland is in the community feedback stage. Hopefully not long till its allowed up here too. Looks like the QLD rules my be a little more relaxed then NSW though. Fingers crossed.
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,101
Posted By Andy_P
Just remember, avgas octane ratings are different...

Just remember, avgas octane ratings are different to that of motor grade petrols. Octane is measured in RON, where as avgas is similar to MON.

It will work fine in bikes, but the lead can cause...
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 17,847
Views: 2,145,673
Posted By Andy_P
Philths Family

http://resources3.news.com.au/images/2014/06/23/1226964/313999-624ca7e4-fa6c-11e3-85eb-f305a31fe088.jpg

( I think they are supposed to be dairy cows anyway!)
Forum: Australia 06-21-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,602
Posted By Andy_P
I just want to qualify this by saying that indeed...

I just want to qualify this by saying that indeed sometimes meds make things worse, but not every is the same. A good doc needs to work with you to find out what works. Like I said before, depression...
Forum: Australia 06-20-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,602
Posted By Andy_P
I am going to start here by saying there is...

I am going to start here by saying there is probably a few hundred people here that will jump to help you out if you need it, so sing out if you need it.

I have a few mates who suffer from the...
Forum: Australia 05-29-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 939
Posted By Andy_P
Oh, and FWIW I read a report on FarRider website...

Oh, and FWIW I read a report on FarRider website just the other day. Someone upgraded from HID to Erica's and reckon they make the HID lights look like toys.
Forum: Australia 05-29-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 939
Posted By Andy_P
I had Krista's on the Explorer still hit a roo....

I had Krista's on the Explorer still hit a roo. They light up the road real well. But the clearwater stuff is the go. I have ericas here in a box to go onto the explorer, kristas being moved to the...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,157
Posted By Andy_P
oz runways and avplan both have 30 day trial...

oz runways and avplan both have 30 day trial versions if you want to look at the WAC's.

WAC's dont expire so its hard to get pilot throw aways. You might be able to score a copy with there is an...
Forum: Australia 05-24-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 10,911
Posted By Andy_P
Ok, yall going to have to remove me from the list...

Ok, yall going to have to remove me from the list now. Hit a roo today on a FarRide, fractured tibia and another 6 weeks on the sideline :doh
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,285
Posted By Andy_P
I only see their email. They have been quite for...

I only see their email. They have been quite for a while, but seems like the new mob are getting in the ear of a lot of ministers on a regular basis. I am happy to support that.

Why so much anger?
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,285
Posted By Andy_P
Make sure you comment. IF you dont want to use...

Make sure you comment. IF you dont want to use your email, use mailinator.
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,285
Posted By Andy_P
Why?? I reckon its safer in QLD, mainly because...

Why?? I reckon its safer in QLD, mainly because drivers are starting to become accustomed to bicycles in that lane, and you also stand out more because you are not hidden in the background of the...
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,285
Posted By Andy_P
Make sure you complete this:...

Make sure you complete this: https://www.getinvolved.qld.gov.au/gi/consultation/2067/survey/1958/view.html
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,285
Posted By Andy_P
Qld Government looking into legalising lane filtering

From MRAQ email:

MRAQ working for you.

Qld Transport to look into Lane filtering, rider controls, helmet standards

Qld Transport to look into Lane filtering, rider controls, helmet standards...
Forum: Australia 05-15-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 10,911
Posted By Andy_P
3 months and you are back on the bike!! Thats...

3 months and you are back on the bike!! Thats good going. I ended up with a cyclops lesion which is basically scar tissue on the graft, so what should have been a regular recovery (was told 6 months)...
Forum: Australia 05-15-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,260
Posted By Andy_P
Obligatory pic of drikko's collapsed tent (at...

Obligatory pic of drikko's collapsed tent (at ruptured budgie, coz he is a carn)

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-uOhbB_Mr4PU/U3Sc0G4AA_I/AAAAAAAABYk/BV6YNYsafFc/s1440/P1010587.JPG

I am...
Forum: Australia 05-15-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 10,911
Posted By Andy_P
Ok ladies and gents, I am in. Noted in the diary....

Ok ladies and gents, I am in. Noted in the diary. This will be my second ride since I destroyed my knee after departing from the snail trail ride about a year back!! I got a bit silly heading home...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,903
Posted By Andy_P
Gas and petrol burn are easier to use. But with a...

Gas and petrol burn are easier to use. But with a little practice the biolite is easy to get going. Ash comes out pretty easy, as with any wood burning stove you will always get some ash left behind....
Forum: Australia 04-21-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,903
Posted By Andy_P
As I said early on in the thread, I got one and...

As I said early on in the thread, I got one and use it. If you want to use it for charging, forget it, there is better ways (ie 12V on you bike). I still have my little USB LED light that I paid $3...
Forum: Australia 04-06-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,174
Posted By Andy_P
This. Use UHF as a means to communicate with...

This. Use UHF as a means to communicate with other riders. For an emergency, EPIRB (PLB) or Sat Phone is the only way to go. I carry an PLB in my camel pack, that way it stays with me if I have a bad...
Forum: Australia 04-03-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 1,753
Views: 201,502
Posted By Andy_P
My table saw has packed it in. If anyone in the...

My table saw has packed it in. If anyone in the brisbane area knows of an aldi store with one of their cheap table saws I would be grateful. Just need to do one job, cant justify buying an expensive...
Forum: Australia 04-02-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,654
Posted By Andy_P
I am interested, although not convinced my knee...

I am interested, although not convinced my knee would allow me a full day yet, plus I would probably be too slow for you lads at the moment. I'll wing it, see how I am closer to the day.
Forum: Australia 03-26-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,422
Posted By Andy_P
Sounds interesting, Got any details?

Sounds interesting, Got any details?
Forum: Australia 03-26-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,422
Posted By Andy_P
Worth noting, the water purifiers are only good...

Worth noting, the water purifiers are only good if there is water around. I have sucked water out of puddles with the one I have. IF you are in the Simpson however, they are all but fucken useless.
Forum: Australia 03-26-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,422
Posted By Andy_P
I have the opposite problem, I never take enough....

I have the opposite problem, I never take enough. I use those 'pump' bottles, have done since my early days of hiking (ok, I am not that old). If I am going bush though, I always have my little...
Forum: Australia 03-23-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 24,344
Posted By Andy_P
Been a thermorest person for a long time, was...

Been a thermorest person for a long time, was keen on seeing the exped. Bought one from andystrapz at the brissie moto expo, looks like it shits all over the thermorest, but time will tell...
Forum: Australia 03-23-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,426
Posted By Andy_P
So I opted to go sailing today. Been my first...

So I opted to go sailing today. Been my first opportunity since I broke my knee a year ago. Saw some ambulances heading down our way, no idea why. Turns out they were attending a mate of mine who...
Forum: Australia 03-23-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,422
Posted By Andy_P
I do my own Vac Packing. I use it on the boat...

I do my own Vac Packing. I use it on the boat when we go away sailing or multiday regatta's. Vac pack everything and freeze it. Lasts for days. I also bulk by my steak and slice it myself., so it...
Forum: Australia 03-22-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,955
Posted By Andy_P
You guys cost me a bunch of money today :augie

You guys cost me a bunch of money today :augie
Forum: Australia 02-23-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By Andy_P
I had an incedent like that the other day. Guy...

I had an incedent like that the other day. Guy runs red light cause he is texting, nearly takes me out. I use the horn, he gives me the finger. Fucking arsehole. I dont get angry anymore though, I...
Forum: Australia 02-18-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,519
Posted By Andy_P
I am going change my tyres on the DR soon....

I am going change my tyres on the DR soon. Running D606 with UHD tubes at the moment and most of my k's have been on the road. Hopefully I will have time weekend after next, will post up the results!
Forum: Australia 02-16-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,976
Posted By Andy_P
Goodo. Should be rain free in late June, but...

Goodo. Should be rain free in late June, but should that not be the case I can always divert.
Forum: Australia 02-16-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,976
Posted By Andy_P
Watching this thread with interest. I will be...

Watching this thread with interest. I will be doing coober pedy, william ck, oodnadatta track - flinders range in June. Was planing on doing it on the Explorer, should I reconsider?
Forum: Australia 02-06-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 14,335
Views: 1,866,964
Posted By Andy_P
Just thought I would say that I have not ridden...

Just thought I would say that I have not ridden my DR since it bucked me off must be near on a year ago now, but I had to drop the Tiger in for new tyres and a recall so been back on the trusty old...
Forum: Australia 02-05-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By Andy_P
Depending on dates and duration, I might be able...

Depending on dates and duration, I might be able to head up in the 4wd. No way I could ride it at the moment, but I enjoy Fraser enough to be willing to put my hand up to haul some gear!
Forum: Australia 02-02-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,171
Posted By Andy_P
Nope, its cause they are relatively bullet proof...

Nope, its cause they are relatively bullet proof and are super simple. I speak from experience. Add to that, you can get a shit ton of farkles off the shelf and they become a pretty versatile bike.
...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 12,728
Posted By Andy_P
Good point. Never thought of that. I dont intend...

Good point. Never thought of that. I dont intend on doing a lot of scrub bashing on the Explorer, so should be ok. I will have to put some though into mounting the inboard of the bars though, if at...
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