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Forum: Parallel Universe 12-06-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 15,977
Posted By fnatic
Talking Next on your farkle list mate?

Does your wife know what your researching....cough.... buying...... ?:komet

If I keep your secret what will yah give me.... :bow
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-12-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By fnatic
Global fluctuations in prices, gotta luv it... In...

Global fluctuations in prices, gotta luv it... In Australia TT is exceedingly expensive, if it was first class quality i'd be happy but so far what I have received from them apart from my screen has...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-12-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By fnatic
I went with the ALT rider bars, lower and upper....

I went with the ALT rider bars, lower and upper. Multiple tip overs and spills off road and still all good..

Couldn't justify TT price, and have had other TT products in the past with numerous...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-08-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 825
Posted By fnatic
+1.......

Same... Yup no getting around the cost of it.... :eek1....

But versatile, lower it when offroad (or take off adjustable section), raise up shield for protection in both shite and cold weather....
Forum: Australia 10-05-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,692
Posted By fnatic
Very True RVT. Although there was bush on...

Very True RVT.

Although there was bush on both sides of the road between Broadford-Kilmore, and yes there were a few other lurkers on the side of that section, so took speed down to a crawl and...
Forum: Australia 10-04-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,692
Posted By fnatic
Thumb Another win today vs 2 Kangaroos.

Had another 2 intruders on my ride home from work last night.

1 Big bugga happily hopping right in the middle of the Hume freeway southbound lane around 10:20pm last night just north of the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-30-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By fnatic
Yup, and yup theres no getting past the price,...

Yup, and yup theres no getting past the price, but I spent $200 on the powerbronze and it didn't work. Get either the Mirage or the TT the money is crap but will save you spending on screens and...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-29-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By fnatic
Nice bike

Good choice, I have exact same bike and colour and does a good job on all fronts, sure there are weaknesses on every bike and you've already identified one of its flaws, the low windscreen.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-26-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,785
Posted By fnatic
+1 Altrider

Numerous tip overs not a scratch on the bike and they still look (shape wise) like new. Did have touratech panniers on the back but single tip over and they bent soo far out of shape I pawned them...
Forum: Australia 09-21-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,381
Posted By fnatic
I have Karoo 3's on my F800gs tossing up the tyre...

I have Karoo 3's on my F800gs tossing up the tyre options as well .K3's are great on the F800 at least get 10k out of the rear and so far 14k out of the front 60% tread left. They tractor through...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 777
Posted By fnatic
Thumb +1 Clearwater Erica's

Good pattern, long beam and very wide. Used to have the Darla's sold them to upgrade to the ERICA's as I ride to and from work in a part of Oz that has winding back country roads and lots animals...
Forum: Australia 08-09-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,381
Posted By fnatic
Thumb Registered and all set..

This will be my first GS safari so really looking forward to it and meeting some peeps... :freaky
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-08-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 75,495
Posted By fnatic
Onto 2nd rear K3

Have now put 11000km on my bike since changing to K3's. Update on tread life for my 800gs.

Front has about 60-70% tread left at 11k. Prob get 15-18k before I'll swap it out.

Rear tyre got to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-11-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 15,977
Posted By fnatic
When will more details, images and specifications...

When will more details, images and specifications be made public? :ear
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-08-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 15,977
Posted By fnatic
Quote: <table cellpadding="4" cellspacing="0"...

Quote:
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Forum: Parallel Universe 07-08-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 15,977
Posted By fnatic
Anyone know if these will fit 2013 model F800gs?...

Anyone know if these will fit 2013 model F800gs? Hmmmm adjustable suspension..... :bow
Forum: Australia 07-03-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,544
Posted By fnatic
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-24-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By fnatic
I have the BMW OEM brackets, expensive, but...

I have the BMW OEM brackets, expensive, but strong. Although not much room to install a 4" light to them as clearance to the fork leg is an issue. Have seen some make it work and have drilled a hole...
Forum: Australia 06-06-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 5,031
Views: 350,763
Posted By fnatic
Forum: Australia 06-05-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 5,031
Views: 350,763
Posted By fnatic
Isle Of Man TT video clip.

Within Tempation - "Faster"

Bloody clip almost made me go out to dealer and buy another high powered road bike for a fang.... Need to refrain from purchasing new bike..... :tb
...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 17,812
Posted By fnatic
Subscribed

:lurk
Forum: Australia 05-20-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,987
Posted By fnatic
Ouchies from experieced eyes.

Greetings,

Been reading this thread with great interest, currently own MX boots and old street boots. Ride street 10+ years and bout 2 years adventure motorcycling. I'm a paramedic and have seen...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-18-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,814
Posted By fnatic
I recently purchased pair of Clearwater Erica's,...

I recently purchased pair of Clearwater Erica's, have the Darla's on at the moment, but like yourself couldn't find a fitting solution for the larger lights. Have the BMW OEM brackets (yup $ :cry)...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-11-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By fnatic
Which clearwater lights and what bike you...

Which clearwater lights and what bike you installed them on?
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-29-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,789
Posted By fnatic
Thumb Clearwater Darla's

+1

Lots light, tiny unit, saved me from accident with some wildlife recently. Ride a lot at night so Im upgrading to the ERICA's, as such I'll be selling my Darla's and the BMW bracket that I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-21-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 105,249
Posted By fnatic
Normally you'd be spot on. This was one of those...

Normally you'd be spot on. This was one of those precission falls (if had hit anywhere else might have been fine) but with my luck the impact was right on the curve/weak section of the handguards....
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-21-2014, 12:53 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 105,249
Posted By fnatic
Thumbs down TT Handguards

Had the TT handguards on, had a tip over other week, Altrider Crash bars did there job beautifully. Can't say the same for the TT handguards, yes they protected the brake lever and other items, but...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-21-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,444
Posted By fnatic
Thumbs down Osram

Tried the OSRAM H7 upgrades, couldn't really tell the difference. So put the H7's in my car and upgraded the BMW Low and Hi Beam to 35w HID. Been going strong 12 months now no...
Forum: Australia 04-14-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,544
Posted By fnatic
I'd be in but im working Tues-Wed-Thurs nights so...

I'd be in but im working Tues-Wed-Thurs nights so im out if its this week....

Whenever one pops up where im not working i'll be there...
Forum: Australia 04-08-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,692
Posted By fnatic
Hey Gavin

Was heading home coming out of broadford heading towards Kilmore. Coming from work at the Winton V8 Raceway, so had been riding for about 1.5hrs ridden up and down for about 2.5yrs now first kanga....
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,692
Posted By fnatic
Yay, like being involved in clubs. RSL, have also...

Yay, like being involved in clubs. RSL, have also joined the WSL last year, hoping to not add cow, horse or larger animals to that...
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 38,777
Posted By fnatic
Sounds good. Have you booked in for Saturday 26th...

Sounds good. Have you booked in for Saturday 26th April. I'll let my secretary know :komet.
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 38,777
Posted By fnatic
Sound's like another meeting/ride day is in...

Sound's like another meeting/ride day is in order. On a weekend where majority can come and nice route including some nice dirt sections.
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,692
Posted By fnatic
:roflNever even thought of selling them, was...

:roflNever even thought of selling them, was going to hang onto them and use them later on. Although can't use the ERICA's and the DARLA's simultaneously, too much draw for the 800.

I might sell...
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 38,777
Posted By fnatic
Welcome mate, where bouts you based? If im...

Welcome mate, where bouts you based?

If im free I'll always come along and you'll find plenty of peeps on here who will join yah on rides.

:1drink
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,692
Posted By fnatic
Roo vs F800gs and the winner is........

Riding home last night after work on Broadford-Kilmore Road around 8pm, came around corner to a section where the 1st overtaking lane starts. Saw movement on left shoulder made visible by my...
Forum: Australia 04-07-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 38,777
Posted By fnatic
Need to be a good dad this weekend and spend...

Need to be a good dad this weekend and spend time with my kids, been working a bit. Free the weekend after easter if we can delay a ride till then. Have Sat and Sunday off so either day is good with...
Forum: Australia 03-31-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 38,777
Posted By fnatic
Availability

My Roster overlaps a few weekends apart from Sunday 13th April, April Long weekend (Although every road will be clogged with all modes of bogan transport imagineable. Wait, think I fit into the bogan...
Forum: Australia 03-30-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 38,777
Posted By fnatic
Forum: Australia 03-30-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,200
Posted By fnatic
Thumb Signed Up....

Got a quote for $406.54 from SWANN covering BIKE agreed value, and extra cover for helmet replacement and riding gear replacement.

Specifically asked about riding on Tracks, National Park Roads...
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