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Forum: Australia 08-27-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 3,058
Views: 450,528
Posted By Blokette
Statistics prove that the more birthdays you...

Statistics prove that the more birthdays you have, the longer you live!
Forum: Australia 08-17-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 5,532
Views: 343,866
Posted By Blokette
Yep - lower attendance numbers than usual but...

Yep - lower attendance numbers than usual but lots of great food and Gluhwein.

Most people turned up in cars (I rode one of my modern bikes - took my old bike out for a run yesterday) but,...
Forum: Australia 07-25-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 570
Posted By Blokette
Either of these places are nice: Alivio...

Either of these places are nice:

Alivio Tourist Park (http://aliviogroup.com.au/) (close to the city and onsite licensed cafe)

Capital Country Holiday Village...
Forum: Australia 06-15-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,307
Posted By Blokette
+100!!

+100!!
Forum: Australia 04-04-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,937
Posted By Blokette
Nah - mine's rougher than that - hacked is a more...

Nah - mine's rougher than that - hacked is a more apt description!

You're welcome!

Maybe they broke them - or wanted to save them from getting broken ...
Forum: Australia 03-28-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,937
Posted By Blokette
The following pics show the ADR taillight (with...

The following pics show the ADR taillight (with the gap aorund it in the rear guard) on my bike and the non-ADR taillight (and new rear guard) my husband fitted to his bike.
...
Forum: Australia 03-27-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,937
Posted By Blokette
My husband and each have an ADR CTX200 - the...

My husband and each have an ADR CTX200 - the badly fitted taillight, protruding indicators and the headlight that cannot be switched off are just some of the 'features' of the ADR model (along with...
Forum: Australia 03-26-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,912
Posted By Blokette
Another great ride report with great photos -...

Another great ride report with great photos - thanks Rowan!
Forum: Australia 02-11-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 26,087
Posted By Blokette
I bought an Exped Schnozzel Pumpbag...

I bought an Exped Schnozzel Pumpbag (http://www.exped.com/australia/en/product-category/mats/schnozzel-pumpbag-0) to assist with inflating my Exped Downmat - best thing since the Downmat!

It...
Forum: Equipment 08-24-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,698
Posted By Blokette
Just received mine today - already disappointed...

Just received mine today - already disappointed that it doesn't come with an armband (which is how I always carry/use it when I'm riding solo).

It can only be powered and have firmware updated...
Forum: Australia 08-22-2013, 02:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 799
Posted By Blokette
Survived the 2013 Postie Bike Challenge -...

Survived the 2013 Postie Bike Challenge - fantastic event (again) with lots of thrills and no spills for me!!

We had to contend with sub-zero (degrees Celsius) daytime (and nighttime) ...
Forum: Australia 08-01-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 799
Posted By Blokette
2013 Postie Bike Challenge - Hobart to Alice Springs

The great Postie Bike Challenge is on again
And next week eleven women and forty-one men
Will ride Postie Bikes the long way round
To Alice Springs from Hobart Town

I’ve done the Postie Bike...
Forum: Australia 04-18-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By Blokette
+3 for Mick McCarthy in Goulburn (he's done three...

+3 for Mick McCarthy in Goulburn (he's done three seats for my husband and I - two on dual sport bikes).
Forum: Australia 04-16-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 4,584
Views: 301,321
Posted By Blokette
Can you get up close and personal with the wooden...

Can you get up close and personal with the wooden pipeline from Fourteen Mile Road? If not how far do you have to travel along Laughing Jack Lagoon Road before you can get close to it like in this...
Forum: Australia 03-31-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,957
Posted By Blokette
Not only he was not alone but Mal had a SPOT with...

Not only he was not alone but Mal had a SPOT with him and activated the 911 function - paramedics were at the accident scene within 90 minutes!


Thanks - I've sent you a PM.
Forum: Australia 03-31-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,957
Posted By Blokette
I suspect this bike belongs to a guy named Graham...

I suspect this bike belongs to a guy named Graham who is the friend of a friend of mine (Mal).

Graham and Mal set out on a 10 day adventure trip on 25 March and I received a message from Mal...
Forum: Australia 01-18-2013, 02:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,032
Posted By Blokette
Some riders are meeting up at Mansfield on...

Some riders are meeting up at Mansfield on Saturday morning to ride to Jingellic via Whitfield and Myrtleford - I thinking of meeting up with them at Myrtleford.
Forum: Australia 01-18-2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,032
Posted By Blokette
Thanks HG for the information. JD - I'm also...

Thanks HG for the information.

JD - I'm also a member of CanberraRiders but I want to head down Friday so that I can take part in the 2013 Celebration of Women’s Motorcycling...
Forum: Australia 01-17-2013, 03:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,032
Posted By Blokette
Canberra to Jingellic

I'm planning to ride my F650GS (shod with TKC80s) from Canberra to Jingellic (and return) over the Australia Day long weekend and I'm interested in riding the dirt route along either Brindabella Road...
Forum: Australia 12-24-2012, 04:06 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 12,117
Posted By Blokette
Mine arrive today too - many thanks!

Mine arrive today too - many thanks!
Forum: Australia 12-17-2012, 01:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,105
Posted By Blokette
eBay: BMW F650GS Custom Comfort High Seat Approx...

eBay: BMW F650GS Custom Comfort High Seat Approx 60mm Higher Than Standard (http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/110989889470)
Forum: Australia 12-16-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,105
Posted By Blokette
I can't find the receipt for the seat but from...

I can't find the receipt for the seat but from recollection it was in the order of $250-$300 to have done.

I took my bike with the standard seat fitted to Mick's so that he could work out what...
Forum: Australia 12-16-2012, 02:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,105
Posted By Blokette
I can highly recommend Mick McCarthy in Goulburn...

I can highly recommend Mick McCarthy in Goulburn - he reshaped a standard height F650GS seat for me almost three years ago and it's fantastic - I could only last about an hour on the original seat...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2012, 01:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,245
Posted By Blokette
http://www.couriermail.com.au/questnews/north/poli...

http://www.couriermail.com.au/questnews/north/police-investigations-continue-in-to-fatal-mount-glorious-crash-between-truck-and-bike/story-fn8m0rl4-1226527349198
Forum: Australia 11-18-2012, 04:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,797
Posted By Blokette
See if you can get your head around this ...

State of Helmets (http://roadrider.com.au/special-features/state-of-helmets)
Forum: Australia 11-18-2012, 04:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,282
Posted By Blokette
The European rating system explained here: ...

The European rating system explained here: http://www.seatosummit.com.au/sleepingbags/temperature.php

Some good deals here right now: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=839851
Forum: Australia 11-14-2012, 03:06 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 18,146
Posted By Blokette
I've got Happy Trails...

I've got Happy Trails (http://www.happy-trail.com/BMW-G650GS-F650GS-Single-Dakar/SU-Side-Racks-G650GS-F650GS-Dakar.aspx) pannier racks on my 07 F650GS - they're extremely sturdy and suitable for...
Forum: Australia 10-17-2012, 04:36 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 18,146
Posted By Blokette
You can get them from the UK on the Bay of E at a...

You can get them from the UK on the Bay of E at a better price - especially if you buy more than one (to save on postage costs): BMW F650 OIL FILTER HF151 / HF 151 (HIFLO)...
Forum: Australia 08-27-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 8,832
Views: 620,835
Posted By Blokette
For info: more than 60 riders are taking part in...

For info: more than 60 riders are taking part in the 2012 Postie Bike Challenge (http://www.postiebikechallenge.org/) and they'll be leaving from Tom Perrot Reserve, McCabe St, Mosman Park just after...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-18-2012, 11:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,849
Posted By Blokette
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=85...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=85489
Forum: Equipment 06-01-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 17,265
Posted By Blokette
Cool - thanks for clarifying that!

Cool - thanks for clarifying that!
Forum: Equipment 05-26-2012, 11:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 17,265
Posted By Blokette
Interesting - I can't see a size 40 listed on...

Interesting - I can't see a size 40 listed on either the US or German websites - they only list sizes 35 thru 39 (which is a problem because I need a size 40).
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2012, 03:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 997
Posted By Blokette
After a lot of troubleshooting and help from...

After a lot of troubleshooting and help from members of F650.com I finally tracked down the cause of the problem and it looked like this (this is the individual starter circuit diode that is hidden...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2012, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 997
Posted By Blokette
I know about others bypassing the side stand...

I know about others bypassing the side stand switch but if I did that the bike would fail the next roadworthy check (the side stand switch must work if the bike was originally fitted with one).
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2012, 06:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 997
Posted By Blokette
Yes - the neutral light is always on when the...

Yes - the neutral light is always on when the bike is in neutral regardless of the position of the sidestand and/or whether or not the engine is running.

Yes - it just won't start.

I've only...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 997
Posted By Blokette
Question 2007 F650GS Single - Strange side/kick stand switch problem

My almost new 2007 F650GS (it has only been ridden 731kms since new) has a strange side/kick stand switch problem.

Basically I can only start the bike with the side/kick stand is down when the...
Forum: Australia 02-23-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,330
Posted By Blokette
Pics of my Honda GL700 Wing Interstate (same...

Pics of my Honda GL700 Wing Interstate (same motor as a CX650E) and my NT700V with the trailer I've towed behind them for more than 10,000 kms ...
...
Forum: Australia 02-19-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,395
Posted By Blokette
Mostly - but the number of maps available, and...

Mostly - but the number of maps available, and the regions covered, have increased significantly over the last 8-10 years so it's worth checking from time to time to see what's new.
Forum: Australia 02-18-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,395
Posted By Blokette
You're all welcome!!

You're all welcome!!
Forum: Australia 02-15-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,081
Posted By Blokette
And here's the reason why: iPhone / iPad app not...

And here's the reason why: iPhone / iPad app not available from the AppStore (http://memory-map.com.au/faqs/questions/50/iPhone+%7B47%7D+iPad+app+not+available+from+the+AppStore)
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