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Forum: Australia 10-05-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 13,354
Posted By BBRadar
one for me thanks

one for me thanks
Forum: Australia 06-17-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 14,810
Posted By BBRadar
I have the gen 1 big IMS tank. The bungs in the...

I have the gen 1 big IMS tank. The bungs in the bottom did leak but a bit of that plumbers tape in the thread helped it.
I believe the other change to the gen 2 was to do with no fuel pool/well in...
Forum: Australia 05-03-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 118,265
Posted By BBRadar
pm sent

pm sent
Forum: Australia 04-30-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 9,906
Posted By BBRadar
I read a review somewhere where the owner just...

I read a review somewhere where the owner just put 4 tennis balls in the bag with the chair - slip one over each leg end to prevent it sinking in soft sand.
Forum: Australia 04-30-2013, 02:06 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 9,906
Posted By BBRadar
they arrived today :clap

they arrived today :clap
Forum: Australia 04-24-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 9,906
Posted By BBRadar
Going to add two extra on my order, for a couple...

Going to add two extra on my order, for a couple of mates :freaky
so that 3 total for me - thanks
Forum: Australia 04-24-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 9,906
Posted By BBRadar
Put me down for one too please chop chop.

Put me down for one too please chop chop.
Forum: Australia 04-18-2013, 07:46 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,643
Posted By BBRadar
got it yesterday. Thanks for all the effort :clap

got it yesterday. Thanks for all the effort :clap
Forum: Australia 03-16-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,261
Posted By BBRadar
Their size chart was accurate enough for me, I'm:...

Their size chart was accurate enough for me, I'm:
~184-5cm tall
~80-85kg
78cm sleeve
99cm chest

I'm pretty slim and lanky, and ordered the medium. I was within the sizing limits for all but...
Forum: Australia 02-22-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 2,889
Views: 476,821
Posted By BBRadar
Does look cool. Anyone know what those extra...

Does look cool.
Anyone know what those extra switches are on the handlebars (near inside barkbuster mounts) are for?
Forum: Equipment 02-14-2013, 11:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,879
Posted By BBRadar
I use a rubber band to hold my 60csx in firm, and...

I use a rubber band to hold my 60csx in firm, and never had a problem with the cradle. It's been through hell, and some decent stacks/flips - big enough to break RAM arms on my double take mirrors....
Forum: Australia 02-06-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,643
Posted By BBRadar
Put me down for one please. We had to skip...

Put me down for one please.

We had to skip Cape Melville due to not having the range - your bladder will be very useful there :) - Enjoy your Cape York trip.
Forum: Australia 11-19-2012, 05:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,348
Posted By BBRadar
Best value for money on sleeping bags is found...

Best value for money on sleeping bags is found overseas. You might find some deals on Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales in the US (they are on soon).

I'm have a couple of Montbell bags and love em....
Forum: Australia 10-11-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,400
Posted By BBRadar
you're welcome :thumb Some retailers may...

you're welcome :thumb

Some retailers may have problems with forwarders and will refuse to ship if they pick up on it. I personally haven't had a problem shipping to 2 different warehouses from the...
Forum: Australia 10-10-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,400
Posted By BBRadar
I pulled this info from my shipito account: ...

I pulled this info from my shipito account:
This information shows your verification status. You can verify your account by uploading various documents. Every approved document will increase your...
Forum: Australia 08-10-2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 2,889
Views: 476,821
Posted By BBRadar
Paypal may introduce unwanted fees and/or risk of...

Paypal may introduce unwanted fees and/or risk of being scammed for sellers.

If he doesn't know how to protect himself from being scammed then refusing to use it is a good decision.
Forum: Equipment 06-24-2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 1,915
Views: 360,053
Posted By BBRadar
forgot the other image. ...

forgot the other image.
http://img.tapatalk.com/5cfbff0f-71ee-223f.jpg
Strong wind and rain all night but I was snug.
Forum: Equipment 06-24-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1,915
Views: 360,053
Posted By BBRadar
I'm on the road in Ireland right now and had to...

I'm on the road in Ireland right now and had to go to ground the other night.
Tarp is a wilderness logistics tadpole, hammock is WBB, mat is exped downmat(use instead of underquilt)...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-18-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,275
Posted By BBRadar
I flipped my bike pretty good on Saturday at the...

I flipped my bike pretty good on Saturday at the beach. 4 RAM mounts are on my bars: double take mirrors, GPS and UHF. All about the same height. I only broke one of RAM arms for a mirror. The GPS...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2012, 07:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,568
Posted By BBRadar
I have a Thermarest NeoAir (std size) and a Exped...

I have a Thermarest NeoAir (std size) and a Exped Downmat 7 (std size) - plus a bunch of other mats that don't even come close to comparing to these two.
The NeoAir packs much smaller and lighter...
Forum: Australia 06-05-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2,889
Views: 476,821
Posted By BBRadar
This bloke...

This bloke (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=18841245&postcount=180) probably knows a bit about that bike :D
Forum: Australia 05-13-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 13,762
Posted By BBRadar
I have the Alite Monarch butterfly. I used it on...

I have the Alite Monarch butterfly. I used it on Fraser island in the sand - Yes you sink in, but it doesn't matter unless one leg sinks in more.

As long as both legs sink to the same depth you're...
Forum: Australia 05-05-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,670
Posted By BBRadar
FYI, if anyone wants to register on the organ...

FYI, if anyone wants to register on the organ donor register they can go here:
http://www.medicareaustralia.gov.au/provider/patients/aodr/index.jsp#N100FC
there is a link at the bottom of the page...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2,889
Views: 476,821
Posted By BBRadar
Yeah I did this, and it's probably way better...

Yeah I did this, and it's probably way better than not - but there still a very noticeable difference. Probably because the grip on the throttle side is thinner.
Forum: Australia 05-01-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 2,889
Views: 476,821
Posted By BBRadar
I run these grip heaters (the look the same and I...

I run these grip heaters (the look the same and I wired them the same as Vince Strange suggests here (http://www.vincestrangmotorcycles.com.au/gripinstall.pdf)).

They do the job fine, the throttle...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2012, 02:32 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 181,135
Posted By BBRadar
The clutch adjustment made things a bit smoother...

The clutch adjustment made things a bit smoother and seemed to help - but it still doesn't feel 100% so I might be up for some new part down the track.

That shift drum stopper doesn't look...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2012, 02:22 AM
Replies: 2,889
Views: 476,821
Posted By BBRadar
Found on another forum (probably need to register...

Found on another forum (probably need to register to see ad - but I can pass details on), might be of interest to someone:
http://www.australianhunting.net/index.php?topic=111896.0
Location: The...
Forum: Australia 04-29-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,204
Posted By BBRadar
How well does SPAM keep in your packs if you open...

How well does SPAM keep in your packs if you open a tin in the morning and don't eat it all then?
Forum: Australia 04-29-2012, 05:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,204
Posted By BBRadar
Tuna with pasta/rice: cook pasta/rice (throw in...

Tuna with pasta/rice:
cook pasta/rice (throw in some dehydrated peas)
empty can of flavoured tuna in and mix.

Miso Soup:
boil water and thow in soft packet noodles, veges/salami/whatever and...
Forum: Australia 04-28-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,435
Posted By BBRadar
pull the failing seam tape up (you might as well...

pull the failing seam tape up (you might as well do the lot).
get some silicon and thin it out with turps (just keep stirring).
paint it onto/into the seams.
if you really thinned it out then...
Forum: Equipment 04-27-2012, 12:58 AM
Replies: 1,441
Views: 237,826
Posted By BBRadar
I actually don't mind the sleeve condom things...

I actually don't mind the sleeve condom things and it gets really hot where I am. Sure they restrict air flow a bit more, but I like them because I wear short gloves, and with these tucked under...
Forum: Australia 04-25-2012, 12:16 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,583
Posted By BBRadar
I have one of these (not the elite version), it...

I have one of these (not the elite version), it is much lighter and more compact than a swag - but not as durable. Also, if it does rain and you find yourself closed in for the night you are likely...
Forum: Equipment 04-24-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 1,915
Views: 360,053
Posted By BBRadar
The same thing has happened to me (I have just...

The same thing has happened to me (I have just ordered the WBBB 1.1 DL), plus some 2.5mm Amsteel Blue and Arrowhead Equip polyester webbing suspension lines. I plan to replace the simple paracord...
Forum: Australia 04-24-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 181,135
Posted By BBRadar
Thanks Will, I'll have a crack at that tomorrow.

Thanks Will, I'll have a crack at that tomorrow.
Forum: Australia 04-23-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 181,135
Posted By BBRadar
clutch problems? or just in need of adjustment.

Hi all,

I have a ex-post CT110 (04) which has been running nicely since I purchased it. Over the last couple of days I have started having problems shifting when the bike is idle (eg. into/out of...
Forum: Australia 04-23-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,948
Posted By BBRadar
Sure you can, although thats a pretty specific...

Sure you can, although thats a pretty specific message to setup for your custom message. I have previously used something like "I've been delayed but everything is OK".
Forum: Australia 04-18-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,616
Posted By BBRadar
I've had a Klim Badlands jkt for a few months -...

I've had a Klim Badlands jkt for a few months - here's what I think:

Great jacket, and I am happy with almost everthing about it - with the exception of (only small complaints):
-Velcro straps...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 46,270
Views: 9,265,164
Posted By BBRadar
I had the same problem with my 2" ROX risers -...

I had the same problem with my 2" ROX risers - couldn't work out what cables would fit so I got Motion Pro to make some up.

This is what I paid - both in standard black vinyl:
Clutch cable (OEM...
Forum: Australia 03-18-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 737
Posted By BBRadar
I have the acerbis locking cap which I was using...

I have the acerbis locking cap which I was using on an IMS tank too. Same problem - it is a one way valve(not out) - so if fuel heats up pressure builds up and you get the woosh sound when you open...
Forum: Australia 03-14-2012, 05:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,273
Posted By BBRadar
Thanks for all the suggestions.:clap I have...

Thanks for all the suggestions.:clap
I have some CRC elec contact cleaner and the graphite powder spray stuff. I'll give them a try first.

And maybe pack that keyhole with bicarb and vinager for...
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