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Old 02-17-2011, 08:30 PM   #182
troy safari carpente
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Joined: Nov 2005
Location: "Pearl of the sound" - f5ederation of scandwegia
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Testing testing...

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Originally Posted by zenjen View Post
Nice! Thanks for the write up Troy.
Some minus zero sand dune preparation...

Winter weather conditions and sand dune training eh...???! Well... we're gonna' have to do something about these tyres for a start...!

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ahhhh... that's better!
desertbergs +



= snowbergs...





Ready...



Willing...



and... wait... hang on a minute...!?
... there's no papper in the toilet roll holder!



Oh well... maybe we'll just sit on them for a bit...
and see if they're "comfy"... shall we?



Oops! the bikes 10 seconds old, and here come's our first R & D feedback...

Broken plastic tank cap breather nipple...
*bumped with boot upon mounting bike for very first time...
Remedy: alloy nipple drilled and tapped into caps.

* "Lucky Martin" team KEVA's long term evaluation test rider extraordinaire!




Stay tuned for more... next we test desert bikes in the siberian wasteland...
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