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Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,457
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Hmm, sounds interesting. I've done part of...

Hmm, sounds interesting.

I've done part of that trip up from South Africa to Moshi, TZ and back.
All on my Africa Twin.

When is the trip supposed to happen?
Forum: Equipment 10-29-2011, 03:58 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 50,078
Posted By darkhelmetnl
I've used my Wolfman Epedition Dry saddle &...

I've used my Wolfman Epedition Dry saddle & duffle bag on a trip of about 21.000km through Africa
...
Forum: Ride reports 05-15-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 645,323
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Finally catched up with you report. Love it very...

Finally catched up with you report. Love it very much and admire your attitude.

Shame though you got tired of Africa and ended up with a negative feeling. Although i can understand it. Been in...
Forum: Trip Planning 03-13-2011, 01:08 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 63,035
Posted By darkhelmetnl
At the moment I'm thirty (*sigh*) and getting to...

At the moment I'm thirty (*sigh*) and getting to my first bigger trip.

i've saved 3 years when i leave for a 4 month trip. Luckily i a great employer who allows me to have 4 months of unpayed...
Forum: Beasts 02-03-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 13,719
Views: 4,725,658
Posted By darkhelmetnl
what does one get for the money? ...

what does one get for the money?

Adjustability?
Hydraulic preload
damping
compression

There's also a good deal on Wilbers shocks on Ebay. Got a 640 one with hydraulic preload for my RD07A.
Forum: Orange Crush 12-31-2010, 03:21 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,074
Posted By darkhelmetnl
All i can think of is: When will you have a...

All i can think of is: When will you have a dealer in Europe?

I have a Motobatt in my bike and very satisfied so far, but the specs of the Shorai look even better!
Forum: The Garage 12-12-2010, 04:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Thank you for the reply. Why is the pipercross...

Thank you for the reply.
Why is the pipercross not good? Could you please explain?
Forum: The Garage 12-11-2010, 06:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Use oil for a pipercross airfilter?

I have a Pipercross airfilter in my africa twin.

When i bought the bike, i found out it wasnt oiled. I was told that the foam is so dense that oiling will only clogg the filter.

But is this...
Forum: The Garage 10-11-2010, 02:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,029
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Cleaning chain on the road

I've used the search for a bit, but didnt stumple upon a topic with the information Im seeking.

I do most maintenance on my bikes by myself.
Havent got that much allroad trip experience, but took...
Forum: EMEA 07-31-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,560
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Nice to have plans and planning the trip is half...

Nice to have plans and planning the trip is half the fun.

I'm bussy planning also, starting in South Africa around april 2011. But budgetting is also one of the challenges.

I know that the...
Forum: EMEA 07-31-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 634
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Do you have a website with the tours etc. on it? ...

Do you have a website with the tours etc. on it?

Sounds interesting, but i wont be in africa 'till 2011
Forum: EMEA 07-31-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,006
Posted By darkhelmetnl
if you like windmills and dutch liquor, you might...

if you like windmills and dutch liquor, you might want to visit Schiedam.

Used to be Jenever capital. Has several of the biggest brick windmills in the world. Some are still in service and open...
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2010, 03:42 AM
Replies: 13,719
Views: 4,725,658
Posted By darkhelmetnl
Header burning my pants... On a Dutch forum...

Header burning my pants...

On a Dutch forum someone posted a nice solution:

http://www.nikotech.nl/AT/uitlaatcover/uitlaatcover.htm

so i think i'll try that out
Forum: Beasts 07-23-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 13,719
Views: 4,725,658
Posted By darkhelmetnl
HI all I have an africa twin RD07A equiped...

HI all

I have an africa twin RD07A equiped with a Leovinci exhaust.

Last weekend i burned my ridinggear on the exhaust because the heatshield is gone together with the standard piece of crap...
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