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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-24-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1,162
Views: 201,443
Posted By Kokopelli
Whareriki Beach, golden Bay ...

Whareriki Beach, golden Bay

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v727/Berwyn/Takaka%202015/DSC_1789_zpsc224c7d6.jpg

Whanganui Inlet
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Forum: New Zealand 01-20-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
I'd love to join you, but work is probably going...

I'd love to join you, but work is probably going to prevent me from doing this. Plus, my R80 is not running as well as I would like.

Anyway, if you wanted to come over a day early, you are...
Forum: New Zealand 01-20-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Golden Bay

Technically a Marlborough ride, but not really an adventure :-).

Here are some picks from our three days at Golden Bay.
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Forum: New Zealand 01-17-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 15,428
Posted By Kokopelli
I think we saw you go through Takaka this...

I think we saw you go through Takaka this morning. Heading towards Anatori tomorrow
Forum: New Zealand 01-16-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,510
Posted By Kokopelli
It looks like you will have to service your bike...

It looks like you will have to service your bike over there. Which oil are you going to use and will you change it every 3000 miles, like the yanks recommend? :evil
Forum: New Zealand 01-15-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,510
Posted By Kokopelli
So Colin, what's your experience with all those...

So Colin, what's your experience with all those tyres on an R1200GS? I have used most of the ones you have mentioned on my R80GS, because they fit. What works on a 640 is not transferrable to a big...
Forum: New Zealand 01-14-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Excellent report Taz, well worth the wait. ...

Excellent report Taz, well worth the wait.

To get onto the track from the Sedgemere side ride up to and past the hut. Not the pavilion with the red roof, like I thought. I may have to do it...
Forum: New Zealand 01-14-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Here are a few of my pics, until Taz kicks in :D ...

Here are a few of my pics, until Taz kicks in :D

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v727/Berwyn/Rainabow%20Hanmer%20Moelsworth%202-3-2014/DSC_1571_zpsjzsjiase.jpg

Taz talking to the nice lady in...
Forum: New Zealand 01-13-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Holiday snaps? The Adventure riding is serious...

Holiday snaps? The Adventure riding is serious business :deal :lol3
Forum: New Zealand 01-13-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Taz still buzzing after the first section of the...

Taz still buzzing after the first section of the ride, or was it because he got stung by bees a couple of time? :D
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Forum: New Zealand 01-13-2015, 01:06 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Famous last words....

Famous last words....
Forum: New Zealand 01-11-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,510
Posted By Kokopelli
No point arguing about grip too much, a lot of it...

No point arguing about grip too much, a lot of it happens in your head (and mine for that matter) :-). I've got a few doubts about the grip of my 705 on the front, based on it's willingness to slide...
Forum: New Zealand 01-10-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
I was planning on doing the Sedgemere /Severne...

I was planning on doing the Sedgemere /Severne section and not go into Hanmer. I'll pack some food as well.
Forum: New Zealand 01-10-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Even better, he used to own it. :lol3

Even better, he used to own it. :lol3
Forum: New Zealand 01-09-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Excellent, with three guys lifting, that gate...

Excellent, with three guys lifting, that gate will be easy :D
Forum: New Zealand 01-08-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
So you're coming on Tuesday?

So you're coming on Tuesday?
Forum: New Zealand 01-08-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
That's fine by me, if we can still make it...

That's fine by me, if we can still make it through, before they lock the gate, I am in.

I just spent the day messing with my R80GS. I managed to to adjust the valves, change plugs, oil, oil and...
Forum: New Zealand 01-07-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
I am looking forward to it. If you have time left...

I am looking forward to it. If you have time left on the return trip, you should ride out to French Pass.
...
Forum: New Zealand 01-06-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
I guess you'll be in Rewick by 10.30am and in St...

I guess you'll be in Rewick by 10.30am and in St Arnaud at a 11.45 am. Hammer 3 hours later. I could be back in Blenheim before 7 pm, if I take the main road.
Forum: New Zealand 01-05-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,510
Posted By Kokopelli
I think you still can't beat the TKC80 on a GS....

I think you still can't beat the TKC80 on a GS. Just put a new one on when it wears out. considering the type of riding you will do the cost of a rear tyre should be the least of your worries. If I...
Forum: New Zealand 01-05-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Tuesday would suit me well, as Mrs Kokopelli is...

Tuesday would suit me well, as Mrs Kokopelli is at work all day:evil. However, I am still keen to do the full loop. What timing did you have in mind? I can be flexible and just go one way, but take...
Forum: New Zealand 01-04-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
The molesworth/rainbow loop? If you are keen,...

The molesworth/rainbow loop? If you are keen, I'll wait until then. I can do some local rides to keep me busy.
Forum: New Zealand 01-04-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 1,858
Views: 135,566
Posted By Kokopelli
Ouch, looks painful. ...

Ouch, looks painful.








*snicker*
Forum: New Zealand 01-03-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
I am going to try to get out again as well. Just...

I am going to try to get out again as well. Just need to service the R80. It's still not running at its best, but hopefully the service will fix it. I am definitely going to do the Rainbow -...
Forum: New Zealand 01-01-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 375
Views: 23,632
Posted By Kokopelli
Thanks. However, doing the Severn Sedgemere...

Thanks. However, doing the Severn Sedgemere section could make fuel an issue.I can do a bit over 300km.
Forum: New Zealand 12-31-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 375
Views: 23,632
Posted By Kokopelli
I want to do it a least once this summer. We went...

I want to do it a least once this summer. We went through in the car today. Saw only two bikes. I am really keen on the Severn Sedgemere section. How doable is it in a day?
Forum: New Zealand 12-31-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By Kokopelli
How is the bike going? I thought I had seen you...

How is the bike going? I thought I had seen you going towards St Arnaud, when we were coming back from the Leatham. We'll be driving down the Molesworth tomorrow, to bad the Severn to Sedgemere...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 909
Posted By Kokopelli
Nope it's not high milage. Mine has done 195000...

Nope it's not high milage. Mine has done 195000 km and that's about right for 11 years.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 6,011
Views: 1,025,782
Posted By Kokopelli
Changed the brake disc and pads and spilled brake...

Changed the brake disc and pads and spilled brake fluid all over my shoulder.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-23-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,935
Posted By Kokopelli
Haha, I only just got around to changing the...

Haha, I only just got around to changing the rotor and pads now. I am missing on the of the clips for the pin that holds in the pads. Can these be ordered separately? Would you consider it foolish to...
Forum: New Zealand 12-08-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 15,428
Posted By Kokopelli
Not that I know a lot about it, but I do have...

Not that I know a lot about it, but I do have some expertise in drowning my airhead :-).

Old Basil runs badly as well. Very jerky on the overrun, it still pulls ok on acceleration, though. I went...
Forum: New Zealand 12-08-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 15,428
Posted By Kokopelli
Take the other one off as well, then. Best to...

Take the other one off as well, then. Best to check the easy stuff first. Is your spark plug cap on properly?
Forum: New Zealand 12-07-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 15,428
Posted By Kokopelli
Are your carb cables seated properly? Have you...

Are your carb cables seated properly? Have you drained the bowls? If you did, did you interfere with the floats?
Forum: New Zealand 12-05-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 1,858
Views: 135,566
Posted By Kokopelli
The only bearings I've replaced were pivot...

The only bearings I've replaced were pivot bearings and that was on the 1150. The R80 had the driveshaft reconditioned. That's about it.
Forum: New Zealand 12-04-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
Would have loved to come, but I'll be in Auckland.

Would have loved to come, but I'll be in Auckland.
Forum: Airheads 12-02-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,878
Posted By Kokopelli
I am guessing it wasn't Gaston Rahier who said...

I am guessing it wasn't Gaston Rahier who said that.
Forum: Airheads 12-01-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,878
Posted By Kokopelli
This thread is starting to read like an...

This thread is starting to read like an investment forum. Ride the bloody thing while you like it. Give someone else a chance, if you don't. :lol3
Forum: Airheads 11-26-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,878
Posted By Kokopelli
It's for riding places, but then again, it's not...

It's for riding places, but then again, it's not all that old.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v727/Berwyn/Basic/DSC_1233_zps8170ae3b.jpg
Forum: New Zealand 11-23-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 23,762
Posted By Kokopelli
I am glad I came along, what a great way to spend...

I am glad I came along, what a great way to spend a Sunday. Good to see some of the Nelson boys.
Forum: New Zealand 11-21-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 698
Posted By Kokopelli
Hahaha, only if you can be there to watch it.

Hahaha, only if you can be there to watch it.
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