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Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
I had 25L on the bike plus carried a 12L bladder....

I had 25L on the bike plus carried a 12L bladder. Rolled into Birdsville with about 9L of fuel left. Tony's stock DR got similar mileage to mine, he was carrying 41L all up. Dave's rejetted uncorked...
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Thanks guys :freaky Have a good ride...

Thanks guys :freaky



Have a good ride mate. If the weather stays kind you'll have a ball.

Look forward to your RR :D
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 11. It was brass monkey weather last...

Day 11.

It was brass monkey weather last night. The guy at the tourist info centre said it reached -4 ͦ c last night in the valley and I believe him.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 10. Today’s planned route was to head...

Day 10.

Today’s planned route was to head down the Old Strezleki track, then onto the Strezleki and turn off near Mt Hopeless into the Northern Flinders Ranges and make our way to Arkaroola.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 9. After a good night at Birdsville last...

Day 9.

After a good night at Birdsville last night we planned an easy ride to Innaminka today and a night camping on the Cooper Creek. We set off down the Birdsville track and turned off to...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Muddler, yep stock rims are shit. I dented mine...

Muddler, yep stock rims are shit. I dented mine the second time I took the bike on the dirt. I've kept the airbag for now it actually handled the corrugations and most terrain surprisingly well....
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 8. Wed decided last night to aim for an...

Day 8.

Wed decided last night to aim for an early start this morning and got away by about 8am. The shadows over the tracks made a few sand dunes more interesting but soon the sun was high enough...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 7. Tonys top rack broke again yesterday...

Day 7.

Tonys top rack broke again yesterday for the third time on the trip so he opted to give some of his gear to the guys in the 4x4s and travel with them until Birsville. Dave and I would...
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 6. We packed up camp and left around...

Day 6.

We packed up camp and left around 8.30am after a quick farewell to the boys across the track. We knew today was going to be a big days ride and just wanted to get stuck into it. We were...
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Excellent Tony it was great to have you with us. ...

Excellent Tony it was great to have you with us.

Definitely interested in a Cape York ride in the future.
:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 5. Last night was cold and we woke up to...

Day 5.

Last night was cold and we woke up to a bit of ice on the bikes.

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Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 4. We managed to get away by about 8.30...

Day 4.

We managed to get away by about 8.30 and headed up to Oodnadatta so Tony could get his rack fixed.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 3. We took the road through Parachilna...

Day 3.

We took the road through Parachilna back to the highway and headed up to Leigh Creek and stopped at the Bakery. Later in the afternoon we reached William Creek, bought some takeaways and...
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Day 2. We packed up early and turned off the...

Day 2.

We packed up early and turned off the bitumen not far from Hawker and rode some lovely tracks into the southern Flinders. We were planning to do a loop up to Arkaroola and then across to...
Forum: Australia 07-08-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 891,935
Posted By kano650
Birdsville or Bust

Simpson Desert Trip 2014

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=992503
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Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,563
Posted By kano650
Birdsville or Bust

Destination: Simpson Desert Australia

Twelve months of planning and two days out from the trip I was rushing around still trying to get organised. I’d been ticking major things off the list for...
Forum: Ride reports 05-02-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,459
Posted By kano650
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,027,328
Posted By kano650
I was quoted $1558 AU from Touratech for just the...

I was quoted $1558 AU from Touratech for just the subframe

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Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,027,328
Posted By kano650
I've been looking around for a service manual for...

I've been looking around for a service manual for the X but haven't found one. Anyone know where I can locate one of these?

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Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,027,328
Posted By kano650
Did you install steel threaded insets into the...

Did you install steel threaded insets into the subframe before installing the rack? My rack is on the way and I'm considering this mod

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Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,138,664
Posted By kano650
My new staintune arrived the other day. Its got...

My new staintune arrived the other day. Its got 3kg less pork than stock and sounds sweet. :evil...
Forum: Australia 11-11-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 13,419
Views: 922,166
Posted By kano650
Hey guys I need to get some custom racks welded...

Hey guys I need to get some custom racks welded up to some wolfman raw hoops for my XChallenge. Does anyone know a good welder in Adelaide you could recommend?
Forum: Vendors 10-26-2013, 12:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By kano650
Can a mod nuke this thread? The seller came...

Can a mod nuke this thread? The seller came through in the end.
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,138,664
Posted By kano650
Oh that doesn't look good at all and could go a...

Oh that doesn't look good at all and could go a fair way towards explaining my predicament. The guy in Italy who I bought it from said there were some "big problems with my order" and that he'd...
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,138,664
Posted By kano650
My new acquisition in its native habitat. :evil ...

My new acquisition in its native habitat. :evil

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Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,138,664
Posted By kano650
Hey guys, I'm new to this thread as the happy new...

Hey guys, I'm new to this thread as the happy new owner of a bone stock 07 XC I already love this bike after only one decent ride. I'll be doing a few minor mods over the coming months but nothing...
Forum: Vendors 10-21-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By kano650
EM Lineamoto

I'm interested if anybody on the forum has dealt with this vendor before? I'm only posting in the hope some inmates reply with a few positive experiences that would set my mind at ease. I ordered a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-18-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,487
Posted By kano650
That area around Snobs Falls looks like some...

That area around Snobs Falls looks like some great ADV riding country. Good stuff Kym. :freaky
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-30-2013, 11:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,884
Posted By kano650
I can only imagine how much you enjoyed this day...

I can only imagine how much you enjoyed this day out with your boy. I'm looking forward to the day my daughters can jump on the back and come out riding with me :clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-30-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
You summed it up well there Dan. What struck me...

You summed it up well there Dan. What struck me was the apparent lack of wildlife anywhere. I think the only wildlife we saw were a few tiny lizards tracking through the sand. At about 4am I heard a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-30-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
Yeh Kym, David had to take himself away to his...

Yeh Kym, David had to take himself away to his 'happy' place a few times to get through it :D To his credit he toughed it out though. Poor bastard is still crook.
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-30-2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
Thanks for that Kiz. Yeah I read something a...

Thanks for that Kiz. Yeah I read something a while ago about entry fees being introduced soon. They'll make a bit of dough out of it given the number of 4x4's that travel through there.
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-30-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
No worries mate, hope your wrist is healing up...

No worries mate, hope your wrist is healing up alright too :D

Seems that beer cans these days are made bloody paper thin. I'll be working out a better carriage system for the next one!
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-29-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
I got it from an SNL sketch with Will Ferrell and...

I got it from an SNL sketch with Will Ferrell and Cristopher Walken. Fuckin funny stuff.
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-29-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
Thanks Tony. Yeah it's a pretty technical bit of...

Thanks Tony. Yeah it's a pretty technical bit of track. Hardest ride I've done without doubt. I had a few wobbly moments so was lucky to not come off a couple of times. We need to catch up for a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-29-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
I spoke to him yesterday and he's still not...

I spoke to him yesterday and he's still not feeling the best. He's got Diverticulosis apparently.
Forum: Australia 09-28-2013, 04:28 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 891,935
Posted By kano650
An overnight ride down the Border Track through...

An overnight ride down the Border Track through Ngarkat Conservation Park.

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Forum: Day Trippin' 09-28-2013, 02:57 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
For those with DR’s who may be interested in our...

For those with DR’s who may be interested in our fuel consumption on the trip here it is. I’ll firstly outline our bike setups.

- Open airboxes
- DJ needle 4th clip position
- DJ 155 main...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-28-2013, 02:48 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
After putting everything back on the bike we got...

After putting everything back on the bike we got moving again for the final run into Adelaide along the South Eastern Freeway. Apart from strong gusty winds the remainder of the trip was an...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-28-2013, 02:23 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,078
Posted By kano650
About 20km from Tailem Bend I opened up the...

About 20km from Tailem Bend I opened up the throttle in fifth and the DR lost power and died. I drained the float bowl which fixed the problem until I opened it up in top gear again and the same...
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