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Forum: Road warriors 06-13-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2,109
Views: 262,476
Posted By thebrown
I rode the bike in the dark, on potholed roads,...

I rode the bike in the dark, on potholed roads, no streetlights and 100km/h limits (& I promise I didn't exceed the speed limit :huh)

the lights were fine. illuminated enough area for confident...
Forum: Road warriors 06-12-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 2,109
Views: 262,476
Posted By thebrown
sweet... cheers

sweet... cheers
Forum: Road warriors 06-12-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2,109
Views: 262,476
Posted By thebrown
thanks for this brett would you be so kind as...

thanks for this brett
would you be so kind as to reveal where you found this
this may be someone quite close to me and i would love to find out a bit more
Forum: Road warriors 06-11-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2,109
Views: 262,476
Posted By thebrown
thanks for the responses guys and for that list...

thanks for the responses guys
and for that list brucifer

i do know about sensible spending of money, and doing smart things. my wife tells me about it all the time

i just want an sr500, and...
Forum: Road warriors 06-10-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 2,109
Views: 262,476
Posted By thebrown
sr400 to sr535

sorry if i missed this in my skim through this thread

im interested in getting a new injected sr400, but only if i can get a few more ponies from it
i have ridden a couple of hundred km on the...
Forum: Australia 08-14-2013, 04:45 AM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 208,393
Posted By thebrown
congratulations see you on the wollondilly...

congratulations
see you on the wollondilly roads (cant say ive seen another out this way in the 2 years ive had mine)
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2013, 04:35 AM
Replies: 26,180
Views: 5,005,898
Posted By thebrown
haha you've been reading Yamaha Australias...

haha
you've been reading Yamaha Australias script book for new model brochures:clap
Forum: Australia 07-10-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 208,393
Posted By thebrown
my S10 went past 50000km the other week what a...

my S10 went past 50000km the other week
what a great bike its been (touch wood)

a week ago i had the suspension done at teknik motorsport, penrith
they serviced, resprung and valved the rear for...
Forum: Australia 06-19-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 208,393
Posted By thebrown
Bikes looking good Kerry - apart from that number...

Bikes looking good Kerry - apart from that number plate surround!
Forum: Beasts 05-18-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
Yamaha have certainly taken a great thing and...

Yamaha have certainly taken a great thing and made it better
Forum: Vendors 05-13-2013, 04:15 AM
Replies: 694
Views: 158,944
Posted By thebrown
Thumb does the burn time decrease when you dont have...

does the burn time decrease when you dont have the pot directly on the stove???

anyway got another couple of these delivered today
great product, well made and packed.... and light and tough
...
Forum: Beasts 04-30-2013, 05:59 AM
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Posted By thebrown
i'm going to try the longer leg room on the fjr...

i'm going to try the longer leg room on the fjr with the high seat position in the morning cos i know what you mean, but the new fjr is pretty f'in improved i reckon after a few hundred k's on some...
Forum: Beasts 04-30-2013, 05:26 AM
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Posted By thebrown
what vibrations?

what vibrations?
Forum: Beasts 04-30-2013, 05:23 AM
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Views: 5,005,898
Posted By thebrown
howdy if your off road requirements are minimal...

howdy
if your off road requirements are minimal the new fjr1300 is awesome, but can you get highway pegs??
but of the three you mention my ownership bias says xt1200z
the strom has a great motor,...
Forum: Australia 04-26-2013, 04:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,673
Posted By thebrown
if that is the case then perhaps you should point...

if that is the case then perhaps you should point them to this

http://www.rta.nsw.gov.au/newsevents/news_ministerial/2013/130227-rms-offering-second-and-third-etag-for-free.html

on the rta...
Forum: Beasts 04-21-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
the wr450f is quite easily tuned with its power...

the wr450f is quite easily tuned with its power tuner/efi
ride it in crazy mode till morning tea
then dull it down for the rest of the day
Forum: Vendors 04-12-2013, 04:00 AM
Replies: 4,324
Views: 973,376
Posted By thebrown
i was thinking something like that... beer can...

i was thinking something like that...
beer can reflectors/bottom peaks
.... more fun to make
Forum: Beasts 03-23-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
if you look closely that super tenere is smiling

if you look closely that super tenere is smiling
Forum: Beasts 03-23-2013, 05:00 AM
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Views: 5,005,898
Posted By thebrown
well done... .... respect

well done...
.... respect
Forum: Australia 03-14-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,848
Posted By thebrown
i havent actually really worried about etag's for...

i havent actually really worried about etag's for trips on toll roads in years as i have the number plates of my bikes linked to the tag account and i let the system worry about that

but from what...
Forum: Australia 03-14-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,848
Posted By thebrown
spot on

spot on
Forum: Australia 03-14-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,848
Posted By thebrown
you will need the etag to get past liverpool on...

you will need the etag to get past liverpool on the m5 if youre talking about the m5 tunnel between bexley and the princes hwy (some get to use the tunnel for free if they get on after the toll...
Forum: Australia 03-13-2013, 03:45 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,848
Posted By thebrown
ive commuted into and around sydney for years,...

ive commuted into and around sydney for years, and i dont think its that bad! but its still a city and not that much of a bike friendly one at that

currently commuting from not far from...
Forum: Vendors 03-09-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 694
Views: 158,944
Posted By thebrown
went camping last few days stove was fantastic ...

went camping last few days
stove was fantastic
cooked rice, reheated frozen beef stew, boiled water.... didnt even set fire to everything as my company seemed to think i would

thanks shadyrascal...
Forum: Beasts 03-09-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
made a rack for my bike in case i need to take a...

made a rack for my bike in case i need to take a couple of cartons of beer somewhere

http://img823.imageshack.us/img823/651/imag0293uo.jpg
Forum: Beasts 02-24-2013, 02:06 AM
Replies: 26,180
Views: 5,005,898
Posted By thebrown
think most people used to understand the flash in...

think most people used to understand the flash in my part of australia
get very little response to it now apart from every trucky who still seem to signal thanks
even some bike riders seem...
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 60,229
Posted By thebrown
better start riding that bike more then

better start riding that bike more then
Forum: Vendors 02-05-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 694
Views: 158,944
Posted By thebrown
thanks shadyrascal your stove arrived today ...

thanks shadyrascal
your stove arrived today
well packed and well made
looking forward to trying it out soon :clap
Forum: Vendors 01-14-2013, 01:31 AM
Replies: 694
Views: 158,944
Posted By thebrown
bump... cos i remembered coming accross this...

bump... cos i remembered coming accross this stove a while back and not getting round to ordering then
stoked that the thread and stove are still going strong
just ordered
thanks for the super...
Forum: Beasts 10-16-2012, 03:51 AM
Replies: 26,180
Views: 5,005,898
Posted By thebrown
well ive commuted on mine for about 90% of the...

well ive commuted on mine for about 90% of the last 15 months
done 35000 comfortable km with lots of lane splitting and constant highway patrol dodging
most of the kms are country fast roads so im...
Forum: Beasts 09-19-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
thanks to this forum i found one of these tubes...

thanks to this forum i found one of these tubes for dirt cheap
i stuck mine here for the moment

http://imageshack.us/a/img155/6561/imag00712.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 04-22-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,880
Posted By thebrown
great rr fireitup gotta get myself out that way...

great rr fireitup
gotta get myself out that way sometime, its been years
Forum: Beasts 03-30-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
nice scenery after a bit of rain especially...

nice scenery after a bit of rain
especially with one of those pretty blue ones parked in it
... side note on the nowendoc sign... can you still buy fosters??
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-16-2012, 04:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,501
Posted By thebrown
yeah my family and i camped there many years ago ...

yeah my family and i camped there many years ago
nice part of the bush just a skip away from the city
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-16-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,501
Posted By thebrown
sorry i just used freebie nrma road maps it was...

sorry i just used freebie nrma road maps
it was the top of the canberra & se nsw map (map2) and a bit of the central & nw nsw (map5)
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-10-2012, 03:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,501
Posted By thebrown
no worries ....hope you dodged the worst of the...

no worries
....hope you dodged the worst of the recent wagga wagga flooding
Forum: Beasts 03-04-2012, 02:51 AM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
best wishes x2 thats a nice bike for you...

best wishes x2

thats a nice bike for you when you are ready
like the :) in your post, stay positive
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-27-2012, 03:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,501
Posted By thebrown
not much at wyangala country club does meals...

not much at wyangala
country club does meals fri and sat nights which wasnt bad
premium fuel for all the water skiers at the petrol station at entrance to dam park (which is the general store too)
Forum: Beasts 02-26-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
nah all bikes are girls just like boats ...

nah
all bikes are girls
just like boats

...except maybe pink ones
Forum: Beasts 02-26-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9,040
Views: 1,889,027
Posted By thebrown
its taken 20000km to get some pics of her....... ...

its taken 20000km to get some pics of her.......
http://img163.imageshack.us/img163/1870/imag0188it.jpg...
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