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Old 10-05-2007, 11:25 PM   #301
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Rev'it Gear for ADV Riders - the thread that started it all

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Old 10-06-2007, 03:45 AM   #302
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Fantastic story! I was saying to someone the other day how "photochopping" has ruined too many things because you can no longer believe a photostory where incerdible photo's are used. You have restored my faith in talented photo's and "real" image capture. You have saved the world in a small way from ugly deception by relating an amasing experience and backing it up with amasing pictures. Good on ya!!
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Old 10-06-2007, 04:35 AM   #303
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Hey guys does ADV Rider actually have a ride report of the year award? If not I'm thinking its time something be started and after reading this report I know where my vote would be cast!

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Old 10-06-2007, 04:41 AM   #304
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Old 10-06-2007, 05:46 AM   #305
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Originally Posted by Motodisiac

+1 I love this shot
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Old 10-06-2007, 06:46 AM   #306
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Originally Posted by metaljockey
I've some stuff to attend to, back on Monday.

And if the previous post makes me sound like a pussy, I don't care. That is what I experienced at the time.
You ain't no pussy, Dude. Sometimes you are just out there on your own.

Fantastic ride report and a great bunch of guys .

And don't take this the wrong way but not what I expected from a bunch of whitey South Africans. Decent blokes all. Re-affirmed my faith in Mankind.

There's some hope for Africa yet..
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Old 10-06-2007, 07:41 AM   #307
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Dang it... I'm hooked....

come on...come on....come on with the next installment anyway.... It's killing me.....

Like everyone else has said before: excellent ride report....

Super adventure!!!!!!!

Next chapter please....
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Old 10-06-2007, 08:21 AM   #308
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Is it monday yet?
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Old 10-06-2007, 09:17 AM   #309
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Old 10-06-2007, 09:43 AM   #310
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Wonderfull, and amazing report, Thanks!
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Old 10-06-2007, 09:56 AM   #311
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Thank you for bringing us along on the journey of a lifetime!

I could spend hours reading ride reports on this site...
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Holland is about the most expensive country in Europe when it comes to bikes and fuel..Stop whining and go riding It's just money and you only live once...
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Old 10-06-2007, 10:15 AM   #312
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great job with pix & story -- looking forward to the next segment
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I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference." -robert frost
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Old 10-06-2007, 10:30 AM   #313
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Originally Posted by Skitch
That's putting it mildly. I think they'll need one of these from now on. Each.

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Old 10-06-2007, 11:02 AM   #314
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When this R.R. first came out, I read the first 2 pages and said ok, nice but I dont have time to follow it. then I saw a thread in J.M. about this being the best R.R. ever so it piqued my interest. I did read MetalJockeys Namibia report and since my wife did a college term paper on Namibia it was more than just a great report, it helped put pictures to the wifes paper and stuff she wrote about, and it even got E-wife interested in this site.

THIS is about the best ride report ever, I just spent the last hour reading it.
Metal Jockey's writing is phenominal and MEGA PROPS to him and his crew for this amazing, unbelieveable truly great adventure...
"Lest we forget"
They gave the ultimate sacrifice because they answered the call without question
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Old 10-06-2007, 01:13 PM   #315
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What a trip!!!! what a report!!!!!

Man this is the Report of the Year!!!!

for a trip like this you need tire balls...I dont know if you ever heard of them...I saw this on the net and have no affiliation with the company...

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