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Forum: Beasts 09-15-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 10,997
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Posted By toma nova
PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: Beasts 09-14-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10,997
Views: 1,427,905
Posted By toma nova
I've been reading through parts of his thread for...

I've been reading through parts of his thread for several weeks and can finally post. I picked up my '14 green from MPH Saturday morning. About 50 miles home, lots of heavy throttle and engine...
Forum: Asia 09-02-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 381
Posted By toma nova
Search and/or post on gaijinriders.com. Worst...

Search and/or post on gaijinriders.com. Worst case, layover for your three days from NRT or take a cheap flight into Haneda and get a bike in Tokyo.

Awesome riding once you're out of Tokyo,...
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,017
Posted By toma nova
A Medium Arai Signet GT fits me perfectly. That...

A Medium Arai Signet GT fits me perfectly. That lid is 10 years old and my wife's Profile would work but she doesn't like me sweating in her helmet, so I started looking for a suitable replacement....
Forum: Asia 11-04-2013, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By toma nova
Post on gaijinriders.com, someone may be able to...

Post on gaijinriders.com, someone may be able to meet you for the day.

Easiest is to take Narita Express train to Tokyo station, put your luggage in a locker, then explore for the day. NAPS and...
Forum: Equipment 05-29-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 907
Posted By toma nova
Contest the charge with your credit card company....

Contest the charge with your credit card company. They'll give you the full refund then go after the merchant to get theirs back.

Your CC is making money off you (lots, by the way), so use the...
Forum: Asia 05-08-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 806
Posted By toma nova
gaijinriders.com sbkjapan.com Both...

gaijinriders.com

sbkjapan.com

Both foreign riders forums, great guys that are willing to help visitors. User "Diabolik" is Italian if that helps.

Good luck,
Tom
Forum: Asia 07-31-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 832
Posted By toma nova
One or two free days in Jakarta

I'll be in Jakarta for work August 8-17 and have the weekend of August 11-12 free. Is it possible / realistic to rent a bike for the weekend and explore outside the city a little? What affect will...
Forum: Equipment 05-01-2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 814
Views: 111,002
Posted By toma nova
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Forum: Asia 03-29-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,925
Posted By toma nova
I've rented from Japan Bike Rentals - couple of...

I've rented from Japan Bike Rentals - couple of Americans with a nice little operation in central Tokyo. Zumos, maps, ride recommendations, etc. Reasonable prices and well-maintained bikes.

For...
Forum: Asia 07-08-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,468
Posted By toma nova
Post your request on www.gaijinriders.com...

Post your request on www.gaijinriders.com (http://www.gaijinriders.com) or www.sbkjapan.com (http://www.sbkjapan.com), both forums for foreign riders in Japan. Someone there can at least help you...
Forum: Asia Pacific 04-29-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,495
Posted By toma nova
Post your plans on www.gaijinrider.com...

Post your plans on www.gaijinrider.com (http://www.gaijinrider.com) and/or www.sbkjapan.com (http://www.sbkjapan.com) - both great forums for foreign riders in Japan.

You can get any question...
Forum: Australia 04-25-2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By toma nova
Bike hire and weekend ride from Brisbane?

I'll be around Brisbane for two weeks of work and have a free weekend May 7-8 from either Brisbane or Noosaheads. Any rental suggestions other than AussieBiker or OzMoto? Any one or two-night routes...
Forum: Asia 03-14-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,143
Posted By toma nova
Most of the check-ins are on www.gaijinriders.com...

Most of the check-ins are on www.gaijinriders.com (http://www.gaijinriders.com). Only a few foreign riders north of Tokyo, I think all that are active on that board have confirmed that they're safe....
Forum: Asia 02-11-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 657
Posted By toma nova
This is a great shop in central Tokyo - not much...

This is a great shop in central Tokyo - not much English but if this fits what you're looking for, I'm sure I could find someone to help with the ordering.
...
Forum: Asia 01-14-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,082
Posted By toma nova
I saw some global data that ranked Port Moresby...

I saw some global data that ranked Port Moresby as the least safe capital city in the world. It might not be that bad though, since Baghdad was not ranked that year...

Good Luck!
Forum: Beasts 12-03-2009, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9,166
Views: 3,568,336
Posted By toma nova
Here are the rest of the photos: ...

Here are the rest of the photos:

http://i79.photobucket.com/albums/j159/toma_nova/IMG_2317.jpg

http://i79.photobucket.com/albums/j159/toma_nova/IMG_2318.jpg
...
Forum: Beasts 12-03-2009, 03:55 AM
Replies: 9,166
Views: 3,568,336
Posted By toma nova
In front of Mt. Fuji. The Wee is possibly THE...

In front of Mt. Fuji. The Wee is possibly THE BEST bike for Japan - tons of single-lane, broken-pavement mountain roads here (that you've got to slab 2-3 hours to get to).

...
Forum: Beasts 12-03-2009, 03:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,803
Posted By toma nova
And the KLX250 comes in a street-tire version....

And the KLX250 comes in a street-tire version. Here (and Thailand, where they're made), it's called a D-Tracker; the US calls it a KXL250SF.

http://www.gaijinriders.com/Jav/Nov09Rindo/Tom.JPG
Forum: Asia 11-18-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 781
Posted By toma nova
Bruce, There will probably be a ride this...

Bruce,

There will probably be a ride this weekend, Saturday or Sunday depending on the weather; definitely not Monday due to holiday traffic.

Check GR and post an intro there. Lot's of us...
Forum: Asia 11-03-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By toma nova
Still learning ....:rofl

Still learning ....:rofl
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 760
Posted By toma nova
I bought my daughter a textile jacket from...

I bought my daughter a textile jacket from http://www.babybiker.co.uk/ - some thin armor, expandable arm zips that give another 1-2" in sleeve length as she grows, zip in quilted liner. There used...
Forum: Asia 11-01-2009, 10:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By toma nova
Yokosa! Check out www.gaijinriders.com...

Yokosa!

Check out www.gaijinriders.com (http://www.gaijinriders.com) for more information.

In general, it's not easy to bring a foreign bike into Japan and some people have gone through the...
Forum: Ride reports 10-05-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,960
Posted By toma nova
Japan riding information

Great RR and photos - you really captured the essence of riding here.

For additional practical information and awesome photos of riding in Japan, check out www.gaijinriders.com...
Forum: Asia 10-05-2009, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,065
Posted By toma nova
Definitely check out Gaijinriders. There's also...

Definitely check out Gaijinriders. There's also another forum at www.sbkjapan.com (http://www.sbkjapan.com).

Be warned, there's lots of highway required to get to anything off pavement (from...
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