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Forum: Australia 07-06-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By gordonmichaellee
SEQ / NE NSW rides info?

Hi All. I got info about an organised trail ride in Woodenbong in May ( ADBA ). My son and I went and it was superb. My question is, does anyone know where to point me to get info on up coming ...
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 630
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Removals

Speak to a removals company that is Townville or Cairns based and ask them the same questions you've asked here.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 06-13-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,409
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Contact Pete?

Does anyone have contact details for Pete?
Forum: Australia 06-13-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,409
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Wow, I'm a big bloke/ fat!

Mine is a drz400e just to set the record straight.
Also the drz400e was the only one to do the whole trip with zero mechanical work, I suspect the dr650 could have also but we didn't have one of...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,222
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Did he mean?

When he said ct100, did he mean ct110?

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 06-07-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By gordonmichaellee
So I got my new postie.

So I've got my new postie ct110, fitted it out with long range tank, panniers, handguards and done a full service ( oil change , Valve clearance, timing, carbi rebuild, electic check and test), it's...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,620
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Yes but

Yes but I didn't understsnd it!

I have managed many times before, but exch time I try now. It getd hslf way through loading then says " rrror uploading"

Cheers gord'
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,620
Posted By gordonmichaellee
The ride was superb.

The conditions today, here, were superb. We have Clay under 50mm topsoil so it was super slippy, everyone fell off and we just ended up going slower and slower untill we reached a point of not...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,620
Posted By gordonmichaellee
It's all good

It's all good. I enjoy a p*ss take as much as the next person. No insult felt and When I first read the respnses to the last hread I was happy to call it quits. I suppose what stopped me was that I...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,620
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Forget it.

Forget it.

May as well delete this thread, it's turned into a comp on who knows how to do smiley faces or similar on forums. It was meant as a wake up call to others to help ( me ) where they...
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,620
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Love it.

That's funny as.

Made me and my wife laugh out loud.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 06-01-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,620
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Sorry, I was out riding

Sorry, I was out practicing riding dirt bikes and never got a chance to respond to my legitimate question before the thread was closed, but thanks to all that contributed and made it clear that they...
Forum: Australia 05-31-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,447
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Out of interest

Out of interest, what is his own business? If I'm allowed to ask.
( sounds like I'm being provocative but I'm not )

Cheers Gordo"
Forum: Australia 05-31-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,447
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Ok got that.

Ok got that. As I said I'm not after an argument and I understand now. Thanks for clarifying that
Cheers Russ.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 05-31-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,447
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Do you mean?

Do you mean not advertising another website?

The reason I ask is that it seems to me that it would be more simple if we could copy and paste ads as I'm sure most of us advertise items for sale on...
Forum: Australia 05-31-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,447
Posted By gordonmichaellee
I'm not after an argument/gumtree/ebay

I'm not after an argument but can anyone explain why ads in the forsale section cannot be linked to other for sale websites? Just wondering if this is something that should be looked at again.

I...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By gordonmichaellee
My question

My question was more whether it was standard practice not to use tyre levers in which case bringing them would have been useless.

I appreciate the funny comments though.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Traveling light

I'll be flying down with all my gear so won't have much, I'll strap on an extra 5 litre. I won't mess with the gearing, just have a slow ride down all the back roads.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By gordonmichaellee
So basicly

Even though when I was young and owned no tyrelevers and was faced with " fix it or no ride " Tyre levers should still be part of my kit given that I am older and lazier than I used to be and I don't...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By gordonmichaellee
I think we met or allmost met in 2011

I think we met or almost met in 2011,I was on my way to the cape, if you can do over 1000kms in a day ( even on a road bike on road ) you're more of a man than me ( even though I can change tyres...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Hey Farquar

I thought you lived up near Cairns. Am I confused?

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By gordonmichaellee
I don't need them for a pushy

I definately don't need them for a pushbike.

I even changed a ct 185 without tyre levers once ( not by choice ).

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By gordonmichaellee
I could

I could do them by hand on a c50/c70/c90, the reason I ask is that I am going to fly to Melbourne to pick up a postie wondering if Tyrelevers need to be part of my kit. I've got very strong hands,...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Postie bike question

Do you need tyre levers to break the bead when changing an inner tube for a postie bike.

I'm brand new to Posties but had many small old style scooters when in my teens like c90 etc.

Cheers...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Is that

Is that batemans bay/ Murrimbula area? Is that what you mean, sorry for not knowing the lingo.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Shower/tent space required Melbourne to Byron Bay/first Postie bike

I think I'm about to buy my sister in laws postie bike from Melbourne, I live near Byron bay.

I'm going to fly down and ride it back.Leaving Melbourne on 03/06/2014 should take 4 days.

No set...
Forum: Australia 04-24-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,075
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Why tapatalk

Can someone explain why I would choose to get tapatalk?

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Thought about that and also blowing it up then...

Thought about that and also blowing it up then letting it down a few times. Just after previous experience, thanks for all the help, I'll try anyyhing rather than have to take the tyre off, I hate...
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Rim lock/ valve position

My sons RM85's valve has moved to be at an angle. It has a rim lock already, Can I just let the tyre down and wiggle it around or do I have to break the bead and move the tyre?

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 979
Posted By gordonmichaellee
It'll help with that also.

My suggestion will help with side to side also. But also worth mentioning is that the side to side flex is done as a twisting force over about a meter so 1cm is not all that much ( but still get rid...
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 979
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Needs to be a triangle

I don't know anything about single wheel trailers but I'm very technicly minded, I'm inclined to think that the flex you currently have is fore and aft rather than side to side. If so I would say...
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By gordonmichaellee
I did wonder??

I did wonder if we might be puting up useless info in what was meant to be a very usefull post, I've got no problem if the mods want to keep this as an on topic discusion.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By gordonmichaellee
That's funny!!

Made me laugh, I often deal with a situation that I'm not sure is a joke or not, by just treating it seriously. If it's any consolation I found the pics in very humourous bad taste.

Cheers Gordo'...
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Piano removals

Piano removals are easy by comparison with bikes, easy to strap down, remain upright easily and not too heavy once your'e used to it and have a piano trolley.

For example a piano from Bondi to...
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 782
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Read my post, might be useful info

I just put together some general info on moving bikes, might be some useful info.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 04-23-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By gordonmichaellee
General bike transport advice.

I see frequently on advrider people asking about transporting bikes around the country.

I run a removals company and I'll put this together just as a general info thing on how to do it cheaply.
...
Forum: Australia 04-17-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 811
Posted By gordonmichaellee
Laugh Piano at Paddy's Flat

I'm going camping this weekend with the 4x4 and trailer. I'm bringing spare full size piano I have along for the trip. If anyone finds themselves near Paddy's Flat on the Clarrence river please stop...
Forum: Australia 04-17-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 2,755
Views: 528,226
Posted By gordonmichaellee
For my sake

For my sake I like to think that it was sped up. So I'll agree with you.

Cheers Gordo'
Forum: Australia 04-16-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 2,755
Views: 528,226
Posted By gordonmichaellee
An ORANGE

An Orange, an Orange.

QUOTE=oodeano;23946740]Right, I had to get up in the morning at 10 o'clock at night half an hour before I went to bed....[/QUOTE]
Forum: Australia 04-14-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 27,763
Posted By gordonmichaellee
I should point out that I have only tried to get...

I should point out that I have only tried to get to Cundlebung falls once and the reason I went that way was because the bridge was 2 meters under water at Buccarumbi, so it may well have been a...
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