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Old 08-17-2013, 11:58 PM   #46
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all hail DR Riders!

DR agricultural - never! On my DR I have a key, a high beam light, a neutral light and indicator idiot lights - I even have a speedo! Bloody KLRs and their high tech 'on board' computery whatdoyoumaflips (tachometer) and liquid cooling. Humbug - I tell you. Humbug! Who wants a nice screen/s, free luggage, bigger tank, luggage rack, comfy seat and modern tech as standard for the same price? Not me - I would much rather spend another $1500 putting it all on having shipped the bits round the world first. Or in my case buy an old battler where the PO has done 90% of the necessary hard work and $$$$$$$!

Posting wise I sat down and did my bit last night whilst my underpants dried out. I hit up the DR forum so here is the link

http://drriders.com/post101816.html#p101816

Feck - I got well and truly soaked. As you can see from my pix my trusty leather jacket and non-safety jeans along with my decade old army boots were rocked. I was well prepared for me. Check my new MX lid! The first full head I have worn in over twenty years and it was not too bad. I might even think about a waterproof jacket next .......

Rod was great company as ever and old JimM was a hoot. He was checking out some of my DR farkles so i will have to keep my eye on him. He was just a littlke too interested in my stainless rego plate mounting .....

Great day out and thanks to the boys for some great laughs. Until next weekend ......
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Old 08-31-2013, 05:12 AM   #47
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A quick solo blast round my estate today. It was windy as all hell and to be honest it looked like it was going to rain too. Missed the bro's Brian and Jim but went out for a quickie anyway! I'm scared of sand by the way!

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Old 10-12-2013, 05:06 PM   #48
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Finally, after weeks of waiting, we are back out on the road today. A road ride to Quindanning via Dwellingup and back via the gold mining town of Boddington with a bit of luck. The weather is fine, the sky is blue, WeeStrom fuelled and ready to go. I wonder what bike Brian will bring today!
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Old 10-13-2013, 05:19 AM   #49
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Well folks, my hopes and dreams of a decent ride to blow away the cobwebs were crushed. Brian's Beemer battery shit itself as he fuelled up. There's always next week I suppose!
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