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Forum: Australia 07-01-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
I'm glad (mostly) everyone enjoyed the shots....

I'm glad (mostly) everyone enjoyed the shots. Thankyou.

In response to the questions/messages about my gear and how I carry it:


I'm using a canon at the moment (70D), and while I do rate the...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
http://i761.photobucket.com/albums/xx252/jdeks/Alp...

http://i761.photobucket.com/albums/xx252/jdeks/Alpine%20Rally%202014/IMG_2355_zpsed3f5cdb.jpg
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
Chuck me an email, happy to chat. And the horse...

Chuck me an email, happy to chat. And the horse belonged to the property owners daughter.



I remember your comments.

I'm well aware of the merits of compacts. I'm also aware of their...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
Quite. I call this album: 'He who packeth...

Quite.

I call this album:
'He who packeth the least, laugheth the last'

A photographic essay in the folly of hubris.



...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
I'm not quite sure what you're trying to say here?

I'm not quite sure what you're trying to say here?
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
http://i761.photobucket.com/albums/xx252/jdeks/Alp...

http://i761.photobucket.com/albums/xx252/jdeks/Alpine%20Rally%202014/IMG_2318_small_zpsadbbb148.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 06-29-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
http://i761.photobucket.com/albums/xx252/jdeks/Alp...

http://i761.photobucket.com/albums/xx252/jdeks/Alpine%20Rally%202014/IMG_2107_small_zps30979a94.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 11:09 PM
Replies: 17,698
Views: 2,131,587
Posted By Jdeks
Not that it matters, but I didn't actually want...

Not that it matters, but I didn't actually want it in the first place. It's the product of a series of unfortunate mis-communications and I'm just trying to cut my losses.
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 12,848
Posted By Jdeks
Nutshell version? Hit by a truck, being railed...

Nutshell version? Hit by a truck, being railed out of my job due to ongoing complication/ disability, plain can't afford to keep it.

I really wish I could though. I'll echo the OP - it's about...
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 17,698
Views: 2,131,587
Posted By Jdeks
Only problem is that I am a pleb. I really need...

Only problem is that I am a pleb. I really need the money and I can't justify owning a jacket like that.
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 17,698
Views: 2,131,587
Posted By Jdeks
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=24...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=24250138#post24250138


So obviously I'm asking too much for this jacket (brand new Klim Adv Rally 2) because I'm getting zero interest.

Or is...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 12,848
Posted By Jdeks
If anyone wants one of these, I've got one, and...

If anyone wants one of these, I've got one, and I'll willing to let it go cheap.
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
Shameless double post. Looking for some...

Shameless double post.

Looking for some updated track advice on the following:

-Broken Cart
-Boundary Rd (both east and west of the broken cart junction)
-Powerline Rd
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5,284
Views: 309,587
Posted By Jdeks
Gents, Looking for some track advice on the...

Gents,

Looking for some track advice on the following:

-Broken Cart
-Boundary Rd (both east and west of the broken cart junction)
-Powerline Rd
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
I did indeed ask. But I haven't started...

I did indeed ask.

But I haven't started building another canoe yet...because a lot of the advice seems to be 'build a speedboat'.
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
That's your solution to everything! :lol3

That's your solution to everything! :lol3
Forum: Australia 06-03-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
Once upon a time there was a man in a tribe...

Once upon a time there was a man in a tribe building a canoe.

One day, his best freind saw the canoe and told him to cut the hull thinner for less weight. So he cut the hull thinner. Then his...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,233
Posted By Jdeks
I dunno about that. In 2012 I rocked up at...

I dunno about that.

In 2012 I rocked up at 10pm Sunday night, half drowned and near hypothermic, and there were still a half dozen fires going, roughly 30 odd folks I reckon. Henning himself got...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 547,181
Posted By Jdeks
Looking for a KTM 950 rear header pipe. ...

Looking for a KTM 950 rear header pipe.

Grimey and dirty fine, cracked not so much.

Also still looking for some old leather winter gloves in a medium ish size. Something with hard knuckle...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
http://sd.keepcalm-o-matic.co.uk/i/when-in-doubt-g...

http://sd.keepcalm-o-matic.co.uk/i/when-in-doubt-get-your-tits-out.png
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
That's what I did. That actually why I think they...

That's what I did. That actually why I think they turned out so crap.

I went out trying to harvest footage for a pre-concieved story, didn't get what I really needed to actually make that story...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
DLSR. I don't much like GoPros. I use(d) a Drift...

DLSR. I don't much like GoPros. I use(d) a Drift Ghost HD, and I dont even like them much. POV footage is, in my opinion, now horrendously overused and the image quality is still terrible. I tried to...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
Is there a way to edit this to a poll/vote?

Is there a way to edit this to a poll/vote?
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-02-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By Jdeks
Video Mini-Series - Australian High Country Riding

So (as a few inmates may have noticed) I pretty much spent the entirety of my last trip trying to be Claudio Von Planta.

I'm normally just take a few photos and maybe write the odd report, but I...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
Thankyou very much for this - very helpful...

Thankyou very much for this - very helpful comment! Responses in red below.



Again, thanks :1drink
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
Which part? Surely not the bit when the dudes...

Which part? Surely not the bit when the dudes were in the mud? Thats JJ Cale, man!
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
Hmmm, well, I can assure you I wasn't trying for...

Hmmm, well, I can assure you I wasn't trying for that image, because I still don't what that is, or how it made it's way into the video :lol3
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
Whats MOR?

Whats MOR?
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 11,938
Posted By Jdeks
This is a bit of a double post, but for anyone...

This is a bit of a double post, but for anyone interested, here's the video that goes with the photos above of our little groups journey there.

<iframe width="640" height="360"...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
Hmm yeah ....maybe... Writing reports and...

Hmm yeah ....maybe...


Writing reports and processing photos is almost as much of a PITA as taking them...but apparently people like them...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jdeks
One-man Adv riding films - should I bother?

So (as a few inmates may have noticed) I pretty much spent the entirety of my last trip trying to be Claudio Von Planta.

I'm normally just take a few photos and maybe write the odd report, but I...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 5,284
Views: 309,587
Posted By Jdeks
Cutting laps on 'Donks little single track...

Cutting laps on 'Donks little single track circuit, I was apparently observed getting the 950 airborne.

That's with 40L of fuel on board.

If Frank can make that happen, call me a very happy...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,875
Posted By Jdeks
Well, if you're talking 'need', all you need is...

Well, if you're talking 'need', all you need is neither.

But I'm not happy with coming home with a bundle of grainy, generic, reproducible snapshots of bikes parked on the side of various roads. ...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,875
Posted By Jdeks
Woof! I think you would be surprised... ...

Woof!

I think you would be surprised...

So still not interested?



And here's me thinking you were an intelligent respectable bloke! :lol3
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,175
Posted By Jdeks
Well, because you asked - for me, personally, I ...

Well, because you asked - for me, personally, I read "remote, cold and hard to get to" in the OP and was keen as beans. But when I figured out the actual location, that killed it for me.

Sure you...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 01:46 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,875
Posted By Jdeks
I assume so? There's no ill feeling on my part....

I assume so? There's no ill feeling on my part. This is just arguing shop. For me, discussion like this is usually what helps challenge and improve my approach.

I'm planning a winter high country...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,875
Posted By Jdeks
I think your memory is being a bit ....selective...

I think your memory is being a bit ....selective at this point. But we have well and truly digressed.

The OP and I are having a good discussion via PM about ultralight options now, so I guess this...
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,875
Posted By Jdeks
Actually, I've been on quite a few rides where...

Actually, I've been on quite a few rides where luggage weight has been quite an issue. The lovicks run included.... as I recall, we arrived after dark because we spent 2 x 20 minutes re-tying folding...
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,875
Posted By Jdeks
Then why carry around a mat twice as heavy as you...

Then why carry around a mat twice as heavy as you need for conditions you'll never use it in?
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,875
Posted By Jdeks
I've never understood why people feel the need to...

I've never understood why people feel the need to get so derisive of someone who presents an alternative case, and is willing to defend it.:huh

It's a forum. That's its entire purpose. To discuss...
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