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Forum: OZ Vendors 04-18-2015, 03:05 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 620,769
Posted By Turborob
WR250R parts.

Looking for WR250R parts. Specifically

Standard rear pegs and mount
Bigger tank
all other parts - bash plate and racks would be nice.

Thanks, Rob.
Forum: Australia 03-07-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 259,302
Posted By Turborob
Thanks for all the info. What's a PBBB? The...

Thanks for all the info.

What's a PBBB? The bike is classed as a 1989, according to the documentation (I think it's classed as a P6).
Forum: Australia 03-04-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 259,302
Posted By Turborob
Has anyone here done a day at Winton, on one of...

Has anyone here done a day at Winton, on one of their Friday 'test days'?

What was it like? I'm looking to do a Friday soon, and am curious about how it's organised, how many runs you get, general...
Forum: Australia 03-04-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 20,513
Views: 2,453,553
Posted By Turborob
Beet, if you PM me I too can get you a number....

Beet, if you PM me I too can get you a number. Happy to give you my logon details if it's easier.

Good luck, and if you need something close to home, feel free to call.

O415 7O6 926.
Forum: Australia 02-22-2015, 02:02 AM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 259,302
Posted By Turborob
I'm buying a couple of tyres from RMATV in the...

I'm buying a couple of tyres from RMATV in the next few days, does anyone want anything? Stuff will be delivered to Wodonga, if you're nearby for pickup.
PM me if interested.
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4,953
Views: 892,135
Posted By Turborob
Thanks, Mike. Looks like there's new pads...

Thanks, Mike.

Looks like there's new pads in there too, so I trust that's playing a part.

I'll get to it asap.

Cheers, Rob.
Forum: Australia 02-02-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,352
Posted By Turborob
Just booked in for Sat. Hope to meet a few...

Just booked in for Sat.

Hope to meet a few folks there.
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 4,953
Views: 892,135
Posted By Turborob
Requesting a little help. Sherpa in storage for...

Requesting a little help.
Sherpa in storage for 13 months, now the rear brake drags quite a bit...

How can I fix it?
Forum: Australia 01-18-2015, 12:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,216
Posted By Turborob
Two years ago I got a bike delivered Perth to...

Two years ago I got a bike delivered Perth to Wodonga (via Melbourne where it stayed a few days) for around $700.

Shop around - you might get lucky.
Forum: Australia 01-18-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 259,302
Posted By Turborob
Ouch - lowside, Troy? Went for a quick spin...

Ouch - lowside, Troy?

Went for a quick spin on the Sherpa today - just around town and a loop through Baranduda Range. Few mountain bikers were getting a lift up the hill over and over again, and...
Forum: Australia 01-17-2015, 01:28 AM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 259,302
Posted By Turborob
If I get a suitable steed within the next month...

If I get a suitable steed within the next month or so, and registration is still open, I'm in.
Forum: Ride reports 12-04-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
Right now, in Germany visiting my brother and his...

Right now, in Germany visiting my brother and his family. Sadly, no motos.

Bought a couple of bicycles with the plan to do some multi-day cycle rides (never done that before), but it didn't...
Forum: Australia 12-02-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By Turborob
I get a login page; anyone else get the same? ...

I get a login page; anyone else get the same?

Failing that, can I email you to get on the list, Ian?
Forum: Ride reports 12-02-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
Next night's camp was another good one. Nice and...

Next night's camp was another good one. Nice and quiet with a great view. We were just off the side of a road.



http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e314/finaltry10/IMG_8886_zps659ac9f3.jpg...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 259,302
Posted By Turborob
Nope, nor the fabled pilot or guy who works for...

Nope, nor the fabled pilot or guy who works for the shipping company.

All good, bike sold - plenty more out there. :ear
Forum: Australia 11-21-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 259,302
Posted By Turborob
Question Is anyone near Moama, NSW? I've seen a bike...

Is anyone near Moama, NSW?

I've seen a bike which interests me, but I'm overseas at the moment. Dreaming of someone willing to inspect, possibly buy and store until I collect in January. Happy to...
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 22,693
Posted By Turborob
Your Colorado pics are making us sad we missed...

Your Colorado pics are making us sad we missed it. We blame the weather, though it's probably the fact we're soft skinned!

Please, continue. :clap
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
The 'Aspens' were blooming gloriously. ...

The 'Aspens' were blooming gloriously.



http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e314/finaltry10/IMG_8799_zpsae6558bf.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
It was great staying with you and your family. ...

It was great staying with you and your family.

We made no impact on the feral hog population due to being busy riding bikes (win-win situation for both us and the hogs). We stayed with a top guy...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
So, we got to Las Vegas. We stayed with a...

So, we got to Las Vegas.
We stayed with a buddy of my Dad’s and his wife and dogs. They were both, around 40 years ago, police officers in Bermuda.



...
Forum: Ride reports 11-03-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 36,176
Posted By Turborob
Hek, I'm sure not everyone feels the same as this...

Hek, I'm sure not everyone feels the same as this guy.

I've enjoyed the report immensly, and appreciate the time you have spent sharing your thoughts and travels.
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
Great to meet ya'll in Texas! Cat is out of...

Great to meet ya'll in Texas!

Cat is out of the bag; the ride report is well behind.

Will update shortly, ya'll (working on my Texas drawl).
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 10-30-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 62,642
Posted By Turborob
It's a little late, but I just wanted to express...

It's a little late, but I just wanted to express a thanks to all of the organizers, volunteers, cooks etc etc who helped create an excellent shindig.

Two Aussies had a great time.

Thank ya'll.
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 10-23-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 62,642
Posted By Turborob
Can you register and sign the waiver on the day? ...

Can you register and sign the waiver on the day?

If not, when does registration close?

Thanks.
Forum: Australia 10-14-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 30,413
Posted By Turborob
Sounds good. Me or the Mrs plan on bringing along...

Sounds good. Me or the Mrs plan on bringing along a Kawa Super Sherpa.
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
Hi, Gary. We're selling the bikes and flying...

Hi, Gary.

We're selling the bikes and flying out around the 10th of November, from Fort Worth. Going to Germany, to visit my brother and his family. Would love to ride in Europe, but not sure the...
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
We followed Mr Dual Sport's directions, towards...

We followed Mr Dual Sport's directions, towards Crater Lake.



http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e314/finaltry10/IMG_8353_zps941a24ae.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 10-11-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 146,901
Posted By Turborob
Great to meet you, Steph! Enjoyed your last...

Great to meet you, Steph!

Enjoyed your last update, loved the fired up fuck them all part!

Listened to this song the other day - you might like it.

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Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
We were to be in Seattle for quite a few days, as...

We were to be in Seattle for quite a few days, as we ordered new throttle cables from eBay and played the waiting game. Brian from ADVrider (brianjonesphoto) and his wife, Leah, helped us out and let...
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
Wink I think it was light entertainment for the tour...

I think it was light entertainment for the tour buses touring Glacier. They knew the unfortunate tourists were seeing nothing but mist, and this way they could at least have a chuckle and story to...
Forum: Ride reports 09-12-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
Glacier to Seattle.

So, west we go from Glacier.



http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y10/turborob/USA%202014/IMG_8095_zps2c0efc4b.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 09-11-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 10,832
Posted By Turborob
Glad to see you got back to the place you spoke...

Glad to see you got back to the place you spoke of so affectionately. :clap

GPS is still strong.
.
Forum: Ride reports 09-08-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 87,289
Posted By Turborob
Deanman, well done on an epic ride. We just...

Deanman, well done on an epic ride.

We just missed meeting you, but were lucky enough to meet your wife and stay the night via tentspace.

Enjoy a bed and fresh meals for a while!

Rob &...
Forum: Ride reports 09-07-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,600
Posted By Turborob
Thumb Awesome work, Kipo and gang. :clap Great...

Awesome work, Kipo and gang. :clap

Great time, for a great cause. Doesn't get much better.
Forum: Ride reports 09-03-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,221
Posted By Turborob
Good stuff and good luck! More pics!

Good stuff and good luck!

More pics!
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
Yellowstone to Glacier So, we...

Yellowstone to Glacier



So, we entered Yellowstone around 10am. After entering, there was another guy on a bike who followed us until we saw some Bison.



...
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 705
Views: 209,535
Posted By Turborob
SMS resent. Wrote a reply, then...

SMS resent.

Wrote a reply, then phone/internet error.

Nutshell: look under tank for anomolies, based on your bike's prior history.

Look up tentspace. Lots of good people with trailers,...
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 705
Views: 209,535
Posted By Turborob
Tried another SMS. Hope it's right this time. ...

Tried another SMS. Hope it's right this time.

Agreed on getting some place, then inspect. Mucho breweries in Bend to loiter.....

Based on your bike's prior history, I would sneak a peak under...
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 705
Views: 209,535
Posted By Turborob
SMS sent if you want any trouble-shooting help. ...

SMS sent if you want any trouble-shooting help.

:norton
Forum: Ride reports 08-22-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 56,323
Posted By Turborob
MN to Yellowstone On the way out of town,...

MN to Yellowstone


On the way out of town, we stopped at a Yamaha dealer, hoping to track down some ‘Rok’ straps, for Kath’s new panniers. We decided to sell the Giant Loop bag, as it didn’t work...
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