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Forum: Australia 09-29-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,412
Posted By OBR650
So whats the plan after Springsure, possibly ...

So whats the plan after Springsure, possibly
head northish somewhere on Sunday, maybe Mt Coolum, and an easy run home on Monday. What do yas reckon.
Forum: Australia 09-19-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,412
Posted By OBR650
Springsure

DR suspension turned up today and goes in tomorrow, full rebuild by Teknik.

Off to Cobald and Undara next Friday for a week in the 4wd.

Back the following Friday, pack bike, gone again Sat....
Forum: Australia 09-14-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,412
Posted By OBR650
Just checked the maps, Springsure looks like a...

Just checked the maps, Springsure looks like a good run from Townsville and something people further south can make it too as well.

Definitely doable on a DR and the likes, questionable on...
Forum: Australia 09-12-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,412
Posted By OBR650
Sounds good, I guess the destination is yet to be...

Sounds good, I guess the destination is yet to be decided :clap
Forum: Australia 09-11-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Long Weekend

Forgive my ignorance WTF is AQR, is that a ride or some kinky stuff you Townsville ADVer's are into. :eek1

If its a ride all good, I'm in. :clap
Forum: Australia 07-25-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Aug/Sept Weekend Ride

Things have been a bit quiet here in Townsville since the last ride to Einsleigh.

Time permitting, how's about a weekend ride sometime in Aug or Sept, there has been talk about Bowen River for a...
Forum: Australia 07-12-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Sunday Ride

Meeting 7.30 at the General Store Rupertswood tomorrow.
Forum: Australia 07-11-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Sunday Ride

Guys,

Barra and I are planning a ride Sunday, I think the plan is to explore the area around the Fanning River and Keelbottom Creek off the Dotswood/Mingela Rd.

It's tar there and back but...
Forum: Australia 07-09-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Weekend Ride

Anyone for a ride this weekend.
Forum: Australia 07-06-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
So where did you go Barra.

So where did you go Barra.
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Next Ride

So team Townsville, whens the next ride? I've heard mention of the Bowen River Pub, any other suggestions.

Maybe something towards the end of July. :freaky
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 02:18 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Bearings

Thanks for all the info Kenno, planning on changing out the bearings next month while the bike's apart for a suspension rebuild.

Will let you know if I need a hand.
Forum: Australia 06-26-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Bearing Puller

Righto, check it will fit your bearing size's and I'll order a couple.

Anyone else want one.
Forum: Australia 06-26-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Bearing Puller

Awesome, thanks Kenno, was going to follow you up on that, just have work out the size that size fits the DR bearings.

Will add that to the chain breaker I forgot how to use lol. :lol3
Forum: Australia 06-26-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Einsleigh

Better late than never.

Fantastic weekend, great ride out on Saturday with some country I hadn't seen before. Valley of Lagoons looked like a nice place and the gorge at Einsleigh a hidden gem.
...
Forum: Australia 06-22-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 14,470
Views: 1,917,100
Posted By OBR650
Hard Shifting 3rd to 4th

Having some problems changing from 3rd to 4th gear, seems to happen more under hard acceleration and when the engine is hot.

Worst case was today after a solid 1hr hwy ride sitting on 100 to 110,...
Forum: Australia 06-20-2014, 01:40 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Sat

See you tomorrow :clap
Forum: Australia 06-19-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
In

I'm in, see you Sat.
Forum: Australia 06-12-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Numbers

Put me down as a tentative.
Forum: Australia 05-29-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Long Weekend Rides

GK,

Heading to Cairns 7/8th June and doing a 3 day ride with DSMRA to Cobald Gorge 28/30 (anyone welcome) June which is Townsville Show long weekend, not sure if I can do 21/22 as well.
Its...
Forum: Australia 05-06-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Townsville Rides

MRA Stinger Rally at Mt Fox weekend after next.

DSMRA Townsville have a 3 day ride to Cobald Gorge 28th, 29th, 30th June.
Forum: Australia 04-21-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Dotswood

Depends on the time of year I guess, rain, whether or not the road has been graded etc, dirt roads can change from being like hwys to rough tracks fairly quickly.

Did the Plenty Hwy on a Honda...
Forum: Australia 04-19-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Todays Ride

Todays ride started off a bit wet, rode in pissing rain to Paluma which then cleared up around Hidden Valley. Ride from Herveys Range to Mingela was fantastic, road is in good condition and creek...
Forum: Australia 04-10-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Sat Morning Ride

I'm going for a quick spin Sat morn if anyone is interested, and if the rain holds out. Up Herveys Range Rd and across to Mingela then back to Townsville.
Forum: Australia 02-23-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Was a good day, Barra's little off was comical...

Was a good day, Barra's little off was comical but nothing broken, need to tweek a couple a things on the DR but overall very happy with it.

Would have been funny to see you there Dale on the...
Forum: Australia 02-19-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Ride Easter or Anzac Day Long Weekend

Keen to take the DR out over either the Easter or Anzac Day long weekends, probably a 3 day/2 two night sort of trip if anyone in the area is interested in coming.

Not sure what the creek and...
Forum: Australia 02-09-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Sunday 16th

I'm keen for a ride Sunday 16th if anyone is interested.
Forum: Australia 02-04-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 515
Posted By OBR650
I live about 5 minutes away, I can pick it up for...

I live about 5 minutes away, I can pick it up for you later in the week.
Forum: Australia 01-27-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Laugh Yeh, he threw that in with the bike I'll...

Yeh, he threw that in with the bike

I'll be right for a ride in a few weeks Barra, will let you know.
Forum: Australia 01-26-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Bowen Ride

Bugger, won't be able to make it, going to Cairns this weekend.

Picked up this little beastie on the weekend, something a bit more dirt worthy than the Strom and I won't cry if I drop it. Already...
Forum: Australia 01-03-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Paluma

Hey Barra, you talking about Sunday morning.
Forum: Australia 12-23-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Mt Fox

Barra, sounds like a plan, will look into this after new years and I have recovered from my hangover.

Cheers
Dave
Forum: Australia 12-22-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Paluma

Had a brilliant ride up to Paluma on Sat, nice winding bitumen road once off the highway and good dirt from Hidden Valley to Hervey Range Rd. Wanted to check out Lake Paluma but there was a tree...
Forum: Australia 12-19-2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Paluma Ride

Guys,

I'm going to head up to Paluma tomorrow and back via Hervey Range Rd, might have a look at Birthday Creek Falls and Lake Paluma as well. It looks to be mainly bitumen, but I'm open to...
Forum: Australia 12-05-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Guys, thanks for the weekend, great riding and...

Guys, thanks for the weekend, great riding and great company.

Dirty Boar, no problem carrying your gear, that's what riding BMW's and Adv is all about :D.

Have a great Xmas everyone and will...
Forum: Australia 11-24-2013, 03:05 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
Mt Coolan

I'm in, looking forward to the ride, beers and meeting everyone.
Forum: Australia 11-03-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
New to Townsville

Thanks for the welcome, hopefully my bike will be delivered tomorrow.

If anyone see's a white DL650 with usual adv goodies hanging off it that's me.

Look forward to catching up at some stage...
Forum: Australia 11-02-2013, 04:12 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 60,625
Posted By OBR650
New to Townsville

Hi Guys,

Just moved to Townsville and thought I'd chime in seeing as this thread is front page.

I'm currently riding a DL650 but will probably buy and set up a DR650 as well for the more...
Forum: Australia 08-05-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,729
Posted By OBR650
Jett J1 Boots

I bought a pair of Jett J1 Boots a while ago and use them for Adventure and trail riding. The best feature is that the top half is removable allowing you to easily walk around in them. They are very...
Forum: Australia 04-10-2013, 03:04 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 17,698
Posted By OBR650
Helios

I have both the Alite and Helinox chairs, I bought them in my search for the ultimate lightweight camp chair.

They are very similar in design and packed size however the Alite is lower and leans...
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