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Forum: Australia 12-09-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 767
Posted By Nakki
Make the trip to canberrra and get laurie smith...

Make the trip to canberrra and get laurie smith to do it............he is an absolute pro and way way better than his website indicates

http://suspensionsmith.com/

He's done three of my bikes.,...
Forum: Ride reports 03-26-2012, 03:20 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 26,334
Posted By Nakki
c'mon what next?

c'mon what next?
Forum: Ride reports 03-23-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Leaving the station, I headed back towards...

Leaving the station, I headed back towards Boulia.

http://i933.photobucket.com/albums/ad175/mesuke1/P1010357.jpg


When you're travelling solo most shots tend to be devoid of people, so I took...
Forum: Australia 03-23-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 1,931
Views: 902,389
Posted By Nakki
report finally updated

Started this report ages ago and have finally got round to finishing it off

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=663490
Forum: Ride reports 03-23-2012, 05:05 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Sorry for taking so long to finish...

Sorry for taking so long to finish this..........., good reason though, my wife and I had our first baby not long after I got back. Here he is checking out the latest project.
...
Forum: Australia 03-19-2012, 12:37 AM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
Yeah the carb is standard, I cant find the...

Yeah the carb is standard, I cant find the receipt from the previous owner stating what the jets were changed to - he did say thet they were changed though - Prob a stupid question but how can I...
Forum: Australia 03-19-2012, 12:17 AM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
staintune system + header blueing

I've got an 05 DR, with a full staintune system -, it was on it when I bought it, the jetting was changed and carby tuned when the exhaust was changed/
The bike runs great apart from a bit of...
Forum: Australia 07-10-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 958
Posted By Nakki
Klx 650??

A mate of mine is looking at a KLX 650, I'm going to have a look at it for him
- 20000Km's
- 99' model
- $2900

The Price seems pretty good and the bike looks like it's been well looked after,...
Forum: Ride reports 06-13-2011, 03:54 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 283,553
Posted By Nakki
[QUOTE=Nathan;16151542]12/6/2011, Bridge Creek ...

[QUOTE=Nathan;16151542]12/6/2011, Bridge Creek



https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-LIwVLbtvawA/TfW88_TV0JI/AAAAAAAADcE/ZDB1B92wKGA/s1200/PICT0067.JPG


You should become the official suzuki...
Forum: Ride reports 06-11-2011, 03:28 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 648,465
Posted By Nakki
thanks guys ...that was awesome!

thanks guys ...that was awesome!
Forum: Australia 06-07-2011, 05:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,567
Posted By Nakki
I've got a 6L, good for long trips. When water is...

I've got a 6L, good for long trips. When water is freely available you can pack it away and it takes up no room at all. When water is scarce and you need to carry a fair bit it straps on easily when...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2011, 02:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,357
Posted By Nakki
+1 get obe

+1 get obe
Forum: Australia 05-31-2011, 08:14 PM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
weird starter noise

on my last big trip my starter motor developed, for a lack of a better describing word, a 'honking' noise when cranking it over on a cold start. The bike starts fine, but just sounds a bit strange....
Forum: Australia 05-24-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 5,427
Views: 323,182
Posted By Nakki
Thye mapshop at Geoscience Australia in Symonsten...

Thye mapshop at Geoscience Australia in Symonsten is the best place in town for maps. They even have stuff I thought was long out of print including 1:50000 and 1 :250000 topos.
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2011, 03:58 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
From Boulia I was heading out to a property on...

From Boulia I was heading out to a property on the Northern edge of the Simpson Desert where I knew the managers. It was about 200km west of town.
Before I left Stopped off for coffee in the main...
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2011, 03:13 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Bedourie and Boulia

Sorry for the delay in getting on with this......

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Forum: Ride reports 03-04-2011, 01:22 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
the channel country

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Forum: Ride reports 03-01-2011, 02:35 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
onwards through south western QLD

Left Dirranbandi early the next morning. Headed west on a raised road through sodden floodplain country, plenty of Emus, Roo’s and cattle wandering across the road to keep me on my toes.

...
Forum: Ride reports 02-28-2011, 02:41 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Thanks everyone for the positive comments, ...

Thanks everyone for the positive comments,

Trip continues..........


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Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Left Kempsey a few days later, the sun was out...

Left Kempsey a few days later, the sun was out but the forecast was for yet more rain and cold temperatures in the mountains.


The Macleay River at Kempsey....
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Thanks! First Ride Report or First Trip? ,...

Thanks!

First Ride Report or First Trip? , yep for both.
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Thanks, yeah i agree soft sand on a fully loaded...

Thanks, yeah i agree soft sand on a fully loaded nike is a right pain in the arse!
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Back on a highway for a while until Wingham, the...

Back on a highway for a while until Wingham, the detoured up to Ellenborough falls – excellent road good mix of tight and open sweeping corners heading up into the mountains through rainforest.

...
Forum: Australia 02-25-2011, 10:55 PM
Replies: 1,931
Views: 902,389
Posted By Nakki
Canberra to the Simpson Desert - from about 6...

Canberra to the Simpson Desert - from about 6 months ago

http://i933.photobucket.com/albums/ad175/mesuke1/P1010410.jpg


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=663490
Forum: Ride reports 02-25-2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
It was still raining when I got up the next...

It was still raining when I got up the next morning, pulled on wet gear and headed up to Rylstone, stopped there for brekkie – quite a nice little town. From here I was heading off towards Scone,...
Forum: Ride reports 02-25-2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,532
Posted By Nakki
Stop putting it off.....Desert trip on a DR

This is first attempt at a ride report, so hopefully it all makes some kind of sense

I’d had a vague notion that one day I would like to head off on an extended bike trip but work and other...
Forum: Australia 12-02-2010, 03:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,267
Posted By Nakki
Nice timing, the amount of money we waste as a...

Nice timing, the amount of money we waste as a society (Including myself as part of that society ) on pointless crap during the silly season is mind blowing.

if only everyone could donate just a...
Forum: Australia 09-28-2010, 03:31 AM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
Rack still up for grabs if anyone wants it

Rack still up for grabs if anyone wants it
Forum: Australia 09-14-2010, 12:04 AM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
here you go kezza

Originally Posted by Nakki
DR650 pannier racks with incorporated rear rack, single piece unit, very simple and strong.

As seen here - http://www.amcr.com.au/accessories.htm
...
Forum: Australia 09-13-2010, 03:51 AM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
keen to sell these racks so I'm open to offers

keen to sell these racks so I'm open to offers
Forum: Australia 09-06-2010, 04:45 AM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
pannier racks

Just posted an ad in the for sale section for some Pannier racks if anyone is in the market.

Cheers
Forum: Australia 07-27-2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,633
Posted By Nakki
Leave Tomorrow!!

G'day Everyone,

Thanks for all the Tips - 12 months of planning has finally come to a head.

Leave Tomorrow for a 6000km Trip- around 5000 of them dirt.

Intended Route is Canberra - Rylstone...
Forum: Australia 07-26-2010, 03:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,364
Posted By Nakki
As far as I know the only way to get Klim Gear in...

As far as I know the only way to get Klim Gear in Australia is Mail Order from steve at Dirtworx, I think he is a inmate on here.
Forum: Australia 07-26-2010, 05:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,364
Posted By Nakki
Yep...I've got the Dakar Pants - for the price...

Yep...I've got the Dakar Pants - for the price nothing else even comes close.
Don't know what the more expensive BMW or Tiger Angel stuff is like though.
Forum: Australia 07-24-2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 1,884,596
Posted By Nakki
Bugger me!!!........... I just did my first Tyre...

Bugger me!!!........... I just did my first Tyre Change on my DR -it was a Michelin T63, what an absolute pain in the arse trying to break the bead!
Forum: Australia 07-14-2010, 04:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,418
Posted By Nakki
you can download 1:250K maps for free from...

you can download 1:250K maps for free from www.ga.gov.au
Forum: Australia 07-13-2010, 07:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,651
Posted By Nakki
Thats alright, already have a MT21 for the front,...

Thats alright, already have a MT21 for the front, I might go with the E09 if can get one.
Forum: Australia 07-13-2010, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,651
Posted By Nakki
Beat me to it, How many K's have you gotton out...

Beat me to it, How many K's have you gotton out of a E09?
Forum: Australia 07-13-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,651
Posted By Nakki
Ok so everything sux on wet clay But, Have...

Ok so everything sux on wet clay

But, Have you any experience in 'mud' with E07''s, I know that a Knobbie will be better but do the Mitas tyres give any sort of traction at all?
Forum: Australia 07-13-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,651
Posted By Nakki
Wet Roads and E07's

I'm heading off in August for trip through Camerons coner, Birdsville and the channel country on my DR.

I'm fitting a new set of tyres before I headed off and was going to go with a MT61 front...
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