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Forum: Thumpers 09-18-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 6,123
Views: 1,099,204
Posted By Aussie Jase
Did mine last month, the threaded rod was seized...

Did mine last month, the threaded rod was seized in the bolt / pivoted connector, so you need to drop the master, slide out the rod and remove from the back of the pedal and use some vice grips and a...
Forum: Thumpers 09-14-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 8,886
Views: 1,933,358
Posted By Aussie Jase
RE: 1999 ktm 640 adventure owner

If not yet done REPLACE that bearing with the OEM roller bearing ASAP. I destroyed - yes destroyed my LC 4 as I was not aware of the issue with the pre 03 bearing assy. I could only salvage my rocker...
Forum: Australia 09-12-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Source...

Source http://www.outbacklakessa.com.au/stations/mulgaria-station

"2200sqkm
Mulgaria station has been purchased by BHP Billiton Olympic Dam.
Mulgaria curls around the very top of Lake Torrens....
Forum: Australia 09-12-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
The guys from Myrtle Springs on the ride were...

The guys from Myrtle Springs on the ride were saying since Witchelina has been turned into a conservation reserve we have been told to "stay out!".
I can't speak for Mulgaria, but it would not...
Forum: Australia 09-12-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
So last weekend I headed off with a pile of guys...

So last weekend I headed off with a pile of guys for an overnight ride to Farina - I am amazed at just where you can go when you put your mind to it.
If I had not been riding with these guys I would...
Forum: Australia 09-12-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,734
Posted By Aussie Jase
Farina is perfect right now. Spent last...

Farina is perfect right now.
Spent last Saturday there and had the privilege of doing the old Enduro track out the back.
Forum: Australia 09-05-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,959
Posted By Aussie Jase
+1 too many romantic notions about mining...

+1 too many romantic notions about mining positions.
I have worked residential and FIFO and am amazed at the number of non mining people think it is big bucks for little effort.
My previous FIFO...
Forum: Australia 09-03-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,734
Posted By Aussie Jase
Welcome Plenty of good riding around this way...

Welcome
Plenty of good riding around this way (Flinders) and beyond.
Suggest you do an online search with friendly mr google use flinders+advrider.com and that should see you right, also PM me...
Forum: Australia 09-01-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 12,789
Posted By Aussie Jase
And another ........

While we are plugging places;
http://www.warraweena.com
Warraweena Reserve, tracks are graded by difficulty level with a range of different accommodation.
And no I receive no financial benefit....
Forum: Australia 09-01-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 748
Posted By Aussie Jase
From my understanding the Gibb River Road is...

From my understanding the Gibb River Road is generally in better shape than the Oodnadatta Track. Each time I have ridden the Ood it has changed, sometimes for the better and other times it is for...
Forum: Australia 08-28-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,730
Posted By Aussie Jase
Hi Boxer See my first post on page 2 "Sharing...

Hi Boxer
See my first post on page 2 "Sharing an experience" which should put the amputation comment into context.

I initially thought the on call GP that looks after the local hospital was...
Forum: Australia 08-28-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,719
Posted By Aussie Jase
For us mining inmates embed an electric det in...

For us mining inmates embed an electric det in the upholstery directly below where the old family jewels would be and hook it into your ignition feed.:eek1
Now that's a blast
Forum: Australia 08-27-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,730
Posted By Aussie Jase
Yep, that much of a bastard in my case the...

Yep, that much of a bastard in my case the hospital was already talking RFDS retrieval versus amputation; I can't thank the staff enough for the way they managed my injury and in my case it was only...
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
Were you in our workshop? BBQ lunch, green cans...

Were you in our workshop?
BBQ lunch, green cans and darts every Friday lunch - every Monday morning all the stuff you worked on was driven / ride back in because for some reason it did not work or...
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,730
Posted By Aussie Jase
Sharing an experience

I have only just been able to get back to riding 5 weeks after a reasonable low speed (40k) face plant on a set of whoops.
I was wearing full body armour and all the regular kit, got up, dusted...
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,649
Posted By Aussie Jase
My take is the event should retain some of its...

My take is the event should retain some of its origins such as purpose, timing and destination.
If we change everything might as well organise a different ride. Then again it's not my call, so...
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
If you already have pulled the starter you can...

If you already have pulled the starter you can load test it on a bench and decide/ further investigate from there.
We used to use a vice, engage the strarter leave it turning over and provide "load"...
Forum: Australia 08-24-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
Not sure of your exposure to 640 Adv's - I would...

Not sure of your exposure to 640 Adv's - I would recommend reading the thread on LC4s in the Thumpers section here to inform yourself a little further with mechanical info;...
Forum: Australia 08-20-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
6 years on and still getting paid out about it...

6 years on and still getting paid out about it :eek1

I better stock up; hate to disappoint I doubt it will be melted - had ice on the windscreen again this morning.

You want the Glass 'n a Half...
Forum: Australia 08-19-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 5,006
Views: 209,388
Posted By Aussie Jase
Smartest thing Rumsfeld ever said and some of the...

Smartest thing Rumsfeld ever said and some of the press took the pee out of him for it.
I use it as an intro to determining risk management.
Cheers AJ
Forum: Australia 08-19-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Welcome back Kym, your ears must have been...

Welcome back Kym, your ears must have been burning was talking to The Cougar today and mentioned your name.
Will the work schedule allow a Pooncarie run this year?
Cheers AJ
Forum: Australia 08-15-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,355
Posted By Aussie Jase
Good bakery too if you are there at the right...

Good bakery too if you are there at the right time of year; check out the http://www.farinarestoration.com website for more info. about how you can help this place not disappear.
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Count me in Cheers AJ

Count me in
Cheers AJ
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
You sold me on the " no Broke Back Mountain...

You sold me on the " no Broke Back Mountain moments!"
Sounds great, the station tracks beat black top any day.
I will PM you when it gets closer.
Thanks and Cheers AJ
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Pooncarie 2014

Anyone doing Pooncarie this year?
I did the first year tagging along with Master brewer, Human one, dogsbody the cougar and a few other "characters" in '08 and am keen to get back.
Well it's been...
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
It's cold at night in Quorn this time of year:rofl

It's cold at night in Quorn this time of year:rofl
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
Thanks for the info - will do, most the dealers...

Thanks for the info - will do, most the dealers in SA are clueless (a change of a couple of dealerships has not helped) if it's expert advice I need I tend to call the guys at Dalby Moto in QLD and...
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,355
Posted By Aussie Jase
First up great idea I love seeing our places of...

First up great idea I love seeing our places of old.
Where I live I get to Adventure ride the remains of the Old Ghan Rail line and visit once thriving rail communities that are now ruins. We also...
Forum: Australia 08-14-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
KTM Orange

Anyone done the hard yards on colour matching the KTM orange with a spray can?
I live in a remote area so do not have the luxury of dropping into a panel shop to colour match.
Being I am taking...
Forum: Australia 07-26-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
By the sounds of it definitely brushes, should...

By the sounds of it definitely brushes, should also consider armature and ( can't recall if those starters run bearings or bushes) main issue is foreign material will grind those surfaces down...
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,465
Posted By Aussie Jase
Always ran Pirelli MT21 (freighted in) until...

Always ran Pirelli MT21 (freighted in) until needing a tyre in a hurry, tried the only servo / mechanic in my region and ended getting the only thing they stock ....a Geomax. I was sceptical at first...
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,784
Posted By Aussie Jase
Laugh Don't forget your lube

Ideal suggestions all round particularly the route and if you have the time you can add in the Bourke and Wills dig tree in as a detour.

I am assuming due to the post you may not have experience...
Forum: Australia 07-15-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Gees nearly 5 bucks for a slice of cake :norton ...

Gees nearly 5 bucks for a slice of cake :norton
Hate to think what you would charge for a block of chocolate.
On a serious note, sorry to hear of your loss.
Safe riding, cheers
Jase
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
More importantly Kym, tell us about the bakeries!

More importantly Kym, tell us about the bakeries!
Forum: Australia 07-13-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Dry up this way today. :D Cold though...

Dry up this way today.
:D
Cold though definitely heated grip weather!

Then again it's usually dry up this way:D
Forum: Australia 07-13-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
Thanks for the advice, parts arrived ex US on...

Thanks for the advice, parts arrived ex US on Friday, re-built the carby Saturday and test rode today (Sunday).
Todays test ride pic below :D

I did have issues with the low fuel warning light...
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Gatey Fair call plenty of stupid laws probably...

Gatey
Fair call plenty of stupid laws probably because there are plenty of stupid drivers.



I have never met a cop that enjoys having to make their BS KPIs but fortunately I don't live in the...
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
+1 here got great advice on my BST 40 through...

+1 here got great advice on my BST 40 through Motolab, amazingly fast service too parts on their way from the US as I tap this out :D
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 13,590
Views: 949,659
Posted By Aussie Jase
Let's face it guys many drivers in this state are...

Let's face it guys many drivers in this state are a joke - how many times have all of us had to make a radical evasive move to avoid an f wit that has no concept of "situational awareness" or just...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 439,050
Posted By Aussie Jase
Thanks GD will do. Cheers

Thanks GD will do.
Cheers
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