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Forum: Australia 01-26-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,523
Posted By Caldy
I've recently bought a Leatt neck brace and...

I've recently bought a Leatt neck brace and initially found it a bit restricting, mainly when riding down hill and trying to look up. But I guess thats what its trying to do - prevent full movement...
Forum: Australia 01-22-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 155,545
Posted By Caldy
Keep 'em coming Fogo!! :ear Great news to hear...

Keep 'em coming Fogo!! :ear
Great news to hear you're all good. Looks like a busy year ahead!

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 01-18-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 726
Posted By Caldy
Yep - done it to & from South America

230Rocket,

Back about 8 years ago, my wife & I flew our 1150Adv to South America in a crate (with Qantas).

However, we checked our aluminium Jesse panniers (and top box) in as checked...
Forum: Australia 01-18-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 32,267
Posted By Caldy
For the love of it...... Yeah, the prize...

For the love of it......

Yeah, the prize money is pretty miniscule compared to the money ASO would have to spend just to run the event.

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 01-17-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 32,267
Posted By Caldy
Congratulations Toby

Fantastic effort Toby!:clap

I think we all knew you could do it, but we also know just what the Dakar can (and does) throw up.

No doubt in years to come, there will be even greater...
Forum: Racing 01-12-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,801
Posted By Caldy
RIP Andy

Such devistating news when it happened, and always thinking what a tragic loss of a great guy (& family man) that I always looked up to. He was living his dream.

Ride on Andy
Forum: Australia 01-07-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 19,416
Views: 2,351,603
Posted By Caldy
Thanks Tiggs I'll give him a call. He's also...

Thanks Tiggs
I'll give him a call.
He's also only 5 mins away, which is a bonus!
Cheers
Caldy
Forum: Australia 01-06-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 19,416
Views: 2,351,603
Posted By Caldy
Recommendations for canvas mods in Brissy??

G'day all,

I've got a Kimberley camper trailer with a canvas tent and am looking to modify it by getting additional bits sewn on, including a zip.

Can anyone recommend a good canvas operator...
Forum: Australia 12-10-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 599,736
Posted By Caldy
SW Motech sidestand KTM LC4

I'm after a SW Motech sidestand to suit a KTM 640 or 625SXC.
If you have one you want to get rid of, PM me.

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 12-08-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 18,207
Posted By Caldy
Over it!!!

Think I'll go read some ride reports.......much more personally satisfying.

Cheers
Forum: Australia 12-03-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,667
Posted By Caldy
Good stuff

I've never been to the Tintaldra pub, but have heard many good things about it from mates who have been there.

Great to see the new owners are keen to improve it further and have a biker-friendly...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,952
Posted By Caldy
Bump - so whats changed recently??

Have there been any new/updated releases in the last few months that anyone has seen or had experience with??

I think Jaycar have changed their models recently?? No doubt there are also others.
...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3,002
Views: 490,099
Posted By Caldy
Free local pickup

But local pickup is free!! :eek1
Forum: Australia 11-11-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 12,294
Posted By Caldy
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Australia 11-10-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,129
Posted By Caldy
Lest we forget

Lest we forget.

My grandfather died as a PoW in 1942 when my father was 8.

RIP
Forum: Australia 11-10-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,938
Posted By Caldy
High guard

I totally agree with GodSilla.

Riding a big adv bike in mud can be a handful at the best of times. Doing it with a front wheel that doesn't want to turn makes it a nightmare (not to mention how...
Forum: Australia 11-09-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 599,736
Posted By Caldy
Box trailer 7x4

Looking for a 7x4 box trailer (unfortunately 7x5 will be too wide for my storage spot!)

Doesn't need to be in great condition, but I don't want a rusted heap.

Brisbane area.

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 11-05-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,051
Posted By Caldy
Very sad. At least they were out there...

Very sad. At least they were out there experiencing life.

It does make you think how mortal we all are and how one day things can be great, but can change so quickly.

Can't help but also...
Forum: Australia 11-03-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 384
Views: 26,526
Posted By Caldy
:lurk Aaaahhhh - gotta love net forums and...

:lurk
Aaaahhhh - gotta love net forums and differences of opinion for stimulating good discussion (debate?)!!.

Whilst I've never ridden one, I reckon they look horn and I've kinda always wanted...
Forum: Australia 11-02-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,149
Posted By Caldy
+1 ^^^

Totally agree with Poppy's comments above (& good to catch up for a chat).

Lots of nice bikes - I thought the Husky 500 auto looked like a weapon!!

Thanks for putting up a few good photos.
...
Forum: Australia 10-30-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,149
Posted By Caldy
Even if I was in the same category, I'd have no...

Even if I was in the same category, I'd have no plans to try to keep up with them - I think they'll be in a class of their own......

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 10-29-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,149
Posted By Caldy
Yep - I'll be there on the mighty PE175. Looking...

Yep - I'll be there on the mighty PE175. Looking forward to it!!:evil
Forum: Ride reports 10-26-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,819
Posted By Caldy
Nice RR!

Good stuff!

I used to live in SA and am familiar with some of the places/roads you went. Your RR reminded me of how many good places there are to explore around that part of the world!
...
Forum: Australia 10-20-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 599,736
Posted By Caldy
Suzuki PE175 frame/compliance plate

Looking for a compliance plate (with or without frame :wink:) from a Suzuki PE175. T model (1980) or thereabouts.

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 10-11-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 484
Views: 122,578
Posted By Caldy
Codan 8525 SSB (Single Sideband) radio

I've got a Codan 8525 SSB radio removed from my dad's Maverick 4wd. Includes aerial and pretty much everything to install into another 4wd (might need a connecting cable between transceiver and...
Forum: Australia 10-09-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,905
Posted By Caldy
Awesome

Great result! Bring on the Dakar!!

Totally agree with OzJuJu - my 6 yo son & I went to the Brisbane Enduro-x earlier this year and we saw Toby in the pits. He was in a hurry to get out for the...
Forum: Australia 10-06-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,149
Posted By Caldy
Looking for partner or team for Vinduro

G'day,

I'd like to ride the Vinduro in November, but am looking for a partner or team, seeing as you can't enter as a single rider.

It's been a while since I've 'raced', and want to have a...
Forum: Australia 09-23-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 25,461
Posted By Caldy
Cpw450rr??

So - what is a CPW450RR??:ear
A Christini with KTM engine??

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 09-17-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,152
Posted By Caldy
Awesome photos - thanks for sharing

Sensational photos of what looks like an excellent trip.:clap
My wife & I did South America a few years ago, and these photos bring back many memories (not to mention the desire to get to Alaska one...
Forum: Australia 09-08-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,937
Posted By Caldy
And what about engine oil volume....... Does it...

And what about engine oil volume.......
Does it need synthetic????....:D:D
Forum: Australia 09-04-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,177
Posted By Caldy
So, whats the verdict?

Hey Docstrada (or others),

Whats the thoughts on how the Karoo 3's go on a big twin (handling/confidence)?
What mileage did you get and what dirt/bitumen mix was your riding?

I'm thinking of...
Forum: Australia 09-03-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,000
Posted By Caldy
Welcome to Oz!

Hi Kev & Kerstin,

Welcome to Australia!

If you need a bed/garage etc in Brisbane, PM me - you'd be more than welcome and we can swap travel stories (we too have a "rubber cow" that we took to...
Forum: Australia 09-02-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,420
Posted By Caldy
:lurk Shouldn't have any trouble clearing...

:lurk

Shouldn't have any trouble clearing the doubles when its finished!!!:rofl
Forum: Australia 08-25-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 50,368
Posted By Caldy
Legendary effort for sure. Good luck on the...

Legendary effort for sure.

Good luck on the return trip!
Forum: Australia 08-19-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,196
Posted By Caldy
I agree - nothing unusual with the approach of...

I agree - nothing unusual with the approach of fitting cush drives to big thumpers. Look at 640LC4s (& others) for example. That's why I decided to fit one to my 625SXC, just to be on the safe side....
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,267
Posted By Caldy
Forum: Australia 05-12-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,149
Posted By Caldy
Keen to team up

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Need team mates

<HR style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #575757; COLOR: #575757" SIZE=1><!-- / icon and title --><!-- message -->I'm keen, but I don't have any friends and no-one likes me. The only...
Forum: Australia 04-08-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 155,545
Posted By Caldy
Fogo - you should be absolutely proud of your...

Fogo - you should be absolutely proud of your efforts and no doubt Junior is proud to have a Dad like you. :clap::clap

Good luck at Condo!!

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 03-27-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 637
Posted By Caldy
Went through the Lions Rd two weeks ago on the...

Went through the Lions Rd two weeks ago on the GSA and it was a blast, as usual. No dramas on a roadie.

As above, keep an eye out for cows etc.

Cheers,
Caldy
Forum: Australia 02-02-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 155,545
Posted By Caldy
Good to hear you're feeling better Fogo ...

Good to hear you're feeling better Fogo

Bring it on!!! :clap
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