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Forum: Australia 10-20-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 492
Posted By Andy_P
I am great at pissing off motorcyclists when it...

I am great at pissing off motorcyclists when it comes to this topic!!!!

I am going to go out on a limb here and say the attitude to motorcyclists here in QLD has improved. I say this from 10 years...
Forum: Australia 10-15-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,030
Posted By Andy_P
So looking at that vid, Date code on my tyre is...

So looking at that vid, Date code on my tyre is 2013. So according to that vid, my tyre is made mid may, 2013. That makes it about 16 months old.
Forum: Australia 10-13-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,030
Posted By Andy_P
Pirelli scorpion trail wanted me dead

Fairly new tyre, maybe 4000km o them. Stopped at biloeala today and checked out the front end cause something did not feel right. Found this.
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/10/13/3eqa5uta.jpg

The...
Forum: Australia 10-09-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By Andy_P
The Changing Minds series that was on the last 3...

The Changing Minds series that was on the last 3 days is worth a peak at. You get to see people at their worst, then when they are good.

I have lost a lot of mates to the black dog now, so I have...
Forum: Australia 10-09-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By Andy_P
World Mental Health Day - Tomorrow 10th Oct.

Given we have lost a few to the Black Dog here, thought it might be nice to put this up an encourage people to talk, and to remember our mates who lost the battle. Also a good chance to praise those...
Forum: Australia 10-08-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,286
Posted By Andy_P
:lol3 :lol3 Biting my tongue here.

:lol3 :lol3

Biting my tongue here.
Forum: Australia 10-07-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,286
Posted By Andy_P
Thanks for the tip. I shall not respond in anger....

Thanks for the tip. I shall not respond in anger.

FWIW, I was subcontracted into the public service. I quit that job about 4 months into that placement. Just sayin.
Forum: Australia 10-07-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By Andy_P
The thieves must be onto something. Fucken pricks...

The thieves must be onto something. Fucken pricks they are. Feel your pain, lost my dr about 2 months ago as well.
Forum: Australia 10-06-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,286
Posted By Andy_P
Yup, sack all the idiot public servants who make...

Yup, sack all the idiot public servants who make the rules. Ie, the ones that that sit in the office telling us how unsafe everything is and how they need to make us safe but oddly enough they...
Forum: Australia 10-06-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,286
Posted By Andy_P
The whole idea is to raise funds to make it...

The whole idea is to raise funds to make it better for motorcyclists.

I rode the explorer, was a but rugged in spots but still an awesome ride.

The worst part for me is that some guy on an old...
Forum: Australia 10-04-2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,286
Posted By Andy_P
Yes. I thought a single day was less the...

Yes.

I thought a single day was less the $99? I forget, I paid a while back.

TO have the road to yourself is worth it IMO. I paid for 2 days, I am going back tomorrow. If you get in at the...
Forum: Australia 10-04-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,286
Posted By Andy_P
I went. Was a bit slowing going to start with, a...

I went. Was a bit slowing going to start with, a lot of people getting pissed off waiting, but IMO it was worth the wait.


The number of police on the Queensland side beggared beleif. An absolute...
Forum: Australia 09-28-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By Andy_P
I been starting to get around a little bit on...

I been starting to get around a little bit on pushie. Can only manage about 1k then I pay for it for the rest of the week. But as they say, no pain no gain!

I was doing well until I took out the...
Forum: Australia 09-27-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By Andy_P
I have an epirb in the camel pack at all times...

I have an epirb in the camel pack at all times and was not riding fast or hard. I specifically decided not to ride with others as it kind of eggs me on to go faster which given the weakness in my...
Forum: Australia 09-26-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By Andy_P
Testing the water.

A bunch of mates went out riding glasshouse on the weekend, so I decided I would tag along. The DRZ is at a mates place, so I told him to put the battery on charge. Called me back, dead. Measuring...
Forum: Australia 08-31-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,797
Posted By Andy_P
i feel your pain. Hope it turns up.

i feel your pain. Hope it turns up.
Forum: Australia 08-31-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,819
Posted By Andy_P
I run Clearwater Ericas on the Tiger. Light up...

I run Clearwater Ericas on the Tiger. Light up the night like day. Didn't help when a roo jumped out of impenetrable scrub south of dubbo a few months back. Mind you, nothing short of midday sun...
Forum: Australia 08-27-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,086
Posted By Andy_P
That looks like a XEXUN brand one. I bought a...

That looks like a XEXUN brand one. I bought a newer model than that, but I have a similar one in a different package that was bought for my Sprint before I sold it. I might fit that one to the Tiger...
Forum: Australia 08-23-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,086
Posted By Andy_P
Under the old state library building, queens...

Under the old state library building, queens wharf road. Needless to say, I dont park there anymore. 2 bikes stolen is enough for me.
Forum: Australia 08-23-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,090
Posted By Andy_P
I park up the top now, outside 159. Parking in...

I park up the top now, outside 159. Parking in the carpark is now $8 apparently and if I have to pay that then I might as well catch the train in.
Forum: Australia 08-23-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,086
Posted By Andy_P
110 db alarm did not work for me. ...

110 db alarm did not work for me.




My xena disc lock failed. They still took the bike.
Forum: Australia 08-22-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,086
Posted By Andy_P
I reckon too, I grew up with thieves and cons and...

I reckon too, I grew up with thieves and cons and I know how they work. The ones I know are all in jail or dead now, and the ones that aren't are out of the game making good honest money. You only...
Forum: Australia 08-21-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,086
Posted By Andy_P
Does not work as I just found out. I was parked...

Does not work as I just found out. I was parked up next to lots of fancy bikes when yet they took my dirty banged up DR650.
Forum: Australia 08-21-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,086
Posted By Andy_P
You reckon you can post a link when you get out...

You reckon you can post a link when you get out of work Toy Rolex? I would be interested to see who you used.

FWIW, I went with quad band radio, and made sure the GPS used surf IV chipset which I...
Forum: Australia 08-21-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,086
Posted By Andy_P
Backing up from having 2 bikes stolen in the last...

Backing up from having 2 bikes stolen in the last 3 years, the latest with disc lock fitted, I am looking for solutions. I have ordered a GPS tracker of fleabay after a lot of research. Once I get...
Forum: Australia 08-18-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,090
Posted By Andy_P
Just ordered a GPS tracked for the Tiger. I am...

Just ordered a GPS tracked for the Tiger. I am fucken over this shit.
Forum: Australia 08-18-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,090
Posted By Andy_P
Last bike stolen was seen riding away. There is...

Last bike stolen was seen riding away. There is one camera on the back of the Neville Bonner building and thats it. I work for the casino, nothing pointing that way.
Forum: Australia 08-18-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,090
Posted By Andy_P
Its insured, but as always I am going to lose...

Its insured, but as always I am going to lose money on it.
Forum: Australia 08-18-2014, 01:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,090
Posted By Andy_P
Stolen DR650 - Brisbane - Rego 149 IR

Some theiving c*#t has stolen my DR650 from the CBD. Second bike I have had stolen from town. Its the same one I crashed after the snail trail ride last year.

2012 Model Grey DR650. It had a 20L...
Forum: Australia 07-17-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,656
Posted By Andy_P
I cant make it Sat, but going to try help out...

I cant make it Sat, but going to try help out Sun. Moving house at the moment, if I can get all the shit out by Sat I will be there on the gates with you again! (or what ever else horny has in store).
Forum: Australia 07-16-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,656
Posted By Andy_P
Can confirm there is a dyno.

Can confirm there is a dyno.
Forum: Australia 07-15-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,670
Posted By Andy_P
An update.

Looking good people, an update from Scott Emerson:
http://www.scottemerson.com.au/media/media-releases.html

Thousands respond to motorcycle discussion paper

Created: 12 July 2014
Thousands of...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 10,127
Posted By Andy_P
Queensland is in the community feedback stage....

Queensland is in the community feedback stage. Hopefully not long till its allowed up here too. Looks like the QLD rules my be a little more relaxed then NSW though. Fingers crossed.
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,345
Posted By Andy_P
Just remember, avgas octane ratings are different...

Just remember, avgas octane ratings are different to that of motor grade petrols. Octane is measured in RON, where as avgas is similar to MON.

It will work fine in bikes, but the lead can cause...
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 18,782
Views: 2,241,620
Posted By Andy_P
Philths Family

http://resources3.news.com.au/images/2014/06/23/1226964/313999-624ca7e4-fa6c-11e3-85eb-f305a31fe088.jpg

( I think they are supposed to be dairy cows anyway!)
Forum: Australia 06-21-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,050
Posted By Andy_P
I just want to qualify this by saying that indeed...

I just want to qualify this by saying that indeed sometimes meds make things worse, but not every is the same. A good doc needs to work with you to find out what works. Like I said before, depression...
Forum: Australia 06-20-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,050
Posted By Andy_P
I am going to start here by saying there is...

I am going to start here by saying there is probably a few hundred people here that will jump to help you out if you need it, so sing out if you need it.

I have a few mates who suffer from the...
Forum: Australia 05-29-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,084
Posted By Andy_P
Oh, and FWIW I read a report on FarRider website...

Oh, and FWIW I read a report on FarRider website just the other day. Someone upgraded from HID to Erica's and reckon they make the HID lights look like toys.
Forum: Australia 05-29-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,084
Posted By Andy_P
I had Krista's on the Explorer still hit a roo....

I had Krista's on the Explorer still hit a roo. They light up the road real well. But the clearwater stuff is the go. I have ericas here in a box to go onto the explorer, kristas being moved to the...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,247
Posted By Andy_P
oz runways and avplan both have 30 day trial...

oz runways and avplan both have 30 day trial versions if you want to look at the WAC's.

WAC's dont expire so its hard to get pilot throw aways. You might be able to score a copy with there is an...
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