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Forum: Australia 08-11-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,662
Posted By sequent
An option for you (only an option, just putting...

An option for you (only an option, just putting it out there).... the top teams replace their mousse tubes every night I believe - you may be able to scab their used ones and reuse them. You'll need...
Forum: Racing 08-09-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
I can't see anywhere but the rear guard that's...

I can't see anywhere but the rear guard that's going to be really suitable. Up near the ICOs was my initial thought, but not enough room between them and the headlight fairing for them to fit here,...
Forum: Racing 08-09-2014, 03:21 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
I hope there's two orange ones, otherwise I'll...

I hope there's two orange ones, otherwise I'll totally thumb wrestle you for it....
Forum: Racing 08-09-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Awesome! Can't wait to fit mine up...

Awesome! Can't wait to fit mine up...
Forum: Australia 08-07-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,662
Posted By sequent
Oh, ok. I got mine a couple of months ago and all...

Oh, ok. I got mine a couple of months ago and all was good then...
Forum: Australia 08-07-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,662
Posted By sequent
Adventure Spec in the UK. They'll DHL them out...

Adventure Spec in the UK. They'll DHL them out and they'll be here in less than a week. Freight is pricey, but still less as a total than buying them locally.... I use them for all my mousse...
Forum: Racing 08-05-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Ha ha. When is rallying ever about need!!! :rofl

Ha ha. When is rallying ever about need!!! :rofl
Forum: Racing 08-05-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
For information's sake, I've kept a tally of the...

For information's sake, I've kept a tally of the cost of building my "Rally Moto Kit" KTM 450 EXC. Breakdown for the major bits is below, with approximate prices:

Bike (2011 model, bought new in...
Forum: Australia 08-03-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 11,967
Posted By sequent
Mine was just a thin neck-brace compatible...

Mine was just a thin neck-brace compatible jacket, just something to provide a little bit of protection from branches and minor slides down the road, not a huge bulky job. I reckon you'll want one...
Forum: Australia 08-03-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 392,308
Posted By sequent
Hi All, In addition to the other bits and...

Hi All,

In addition to the other bits and pieces I've put up over the last couple of days, I'm also selling a couple of tyres, some body armour and a rear sprocket. Details below, and click on the...
Forum: Australia 08-03-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 11,967
Posted By sequent
It didn't go as far north in 2012, but I don't...

It didn't go as far north in 2012, but I don't recall it being particularly warm, maybe topped out at around 30 degrees. The nights weren't too cold either, although of course in the morning it felt...
Forum: Australia 08-01-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 392,308
Posted By sequent
More stuff to sell in aid of my 2014 Safari...

More stuff to sell in aid of my 2014 Safari campaign...

SOLD pending payment... 1 x BRAND NEW Kriega Hydro-3 3-litre Hydration Pack with the US-5 5-litre dry (waterproof) storage pocket add-on....
Forum: Australia 07-31-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 392,308
Posted By sequent
The "Help Fund Dave to the Australasian Safari"...

The "Help Fund Dave to the Australasian Safari" Sale...!!!

Trying to raise a few extra funds to help make my path to the 2014 Australasian Safari a little less fraught, so I'm selling off some...
Forum: Australia 07-31-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 11,967
Posted By sequent
I'll second this. I don't think the "problem"...

I'll second this. I don't think the "problem" with Safari is advertising, or the quality of the course or anything like that. I think it's the investment in time and money that doing such an event...
Forum: Racing 07-30-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
The latest Team Safari ADV Bulletin is out, more...

The latest Team Safari ADV Bulletin is out, more details of our logistics, timing and costs. If you're on the fence about doing the Safari (the last one!), please get in touch and see what we can...
Forum: Racing 07-29-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Anyone know the external base dimensions of the...

Anyone know the external base dimensions of the RallySafe 3-in-1 antenna?

Edit, thanks Neil - 107mm x 86mm
Forum: Racing 07-27-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
I've run AC10s in the 2010 and 2012 Safari with...

I've run AC10s in the 2010 and 2012 Safari with no problems. On my XR400 and WR250R mind you, so wear might not be the same, but I got through both of the events on one front and two rears - ran UHD...
Forum: Racing 07-23-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
So caved and went to the doctor today, and the...

So caved and went to the doctor today, and the results are in: There are undisplaced fractures noted at the base of the great toe and little toe. There is also a fracture at the neck of the 4th...
Forum: Racing 07-23-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Training ride report

So Dusty has given the summary, I'll provide the details..!

http://i1347.photobucket.com/albums/p711/sequent_blender/NewPicture6_zpsd493c378.png...
Forum: Racing 07-19-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Shit, he looks pretty damn talented in that...

Shit, he looks pretty damn talented in that photo, whoever he is. Devilishly handsome and charming too....
Forum: Racing 07-19-2014, 12:53 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
[QUOTE=nry;24648892]Hmmm If the Supp regs...

[QUOTE=nry;24648892]Hmmm

If the Supp regs say 300km (does it say 300km of sand though) then its a no brainer. Which is lucky as I have no brain.

I'll take them both for a run see what they...
Forum: Racing 07-19-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Ha!! :D HG, Matt, Quinn, Fish, me.... It...

Ha!! :D

HG, Matt, Quinn, Fish, me.... It doesn't matter, we'll all be in front of you...! :rofl
Forum: Racing 07-18-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
I haven't read the supp regs for 2014 yet (work...

I haven't read the supp regs for 2014 yet (work has been a bitch lately), but historically they've said you need fuel range for at least 300km, of which up to 250km may be competitive. On that basis,...
Forum: Racing 06-29-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
They see me rollin', they hatin'... To make...

They see me rollin', they hatin'...

To make it authentic, I wore my motorbike armour (I really did, btw), and thus no injuries, except for the impact on my pride associated with the mocking I...
Forum: Racing 06-28-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
My training today consisted of trying to keep up...

My training today consisted of trying to keep up with my six-year-old twins on their scooters at the skate park, then an afternoon of roller-skating. Yes, roller skating. First time in maybe 25...
Forum: Racing 06-27-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
A couple of photos from Monday's training. No...

A couple of photos from Monday's training. No action shots because, well, it was pissing down with rain and I was cold and miserable. As Dusty said, we rode around 50km of whoops in a total of around...
Forum: Racing 06-27-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Hi Bully, PM me your email address and I'll...

Hi Bully,

PM me your email address and I'll send through the first team Bulletin with basic details about the team and indicative costs. (second Bulletin will go out early next week with more...
Forum: Australia 06-24-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 11,967
Posted By sequent
Sad news....

This just in...

Dear Fellow Competitors

Firstly my apologies for the group email but I wanted you all to know before our news hit the media.

It is with a heavy heart that I announce the 2014...
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,662
Posted By sequent
And I've used a Shorai lithium battery in my WRR,...

And I've used a Shorai lithium battery in my WRR, it's done a Safari and a Condo, plus thousands of kms of trail riding, and never had a problem either. I had read a year or two ago that the CPW KTM...
Forum: Racing 06-17-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
What happens in the Philippines, stays in the...

What happens in the Philippines, stays in the Philippines! :deal

Kasuyaho - PM me your email address and I'll forward the first team bulletin which outlines the expected costs associated with the...
Forum: Racing 06-11-2014, 02:31 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
You're an absolute legend! At this stage we may...

You're an absolute legend! At this stage we may be looking to drop a bike trailer at yours while we head north, but we'll confirm closer to the time. Thanks very much for the offer, and welcome to...
Forum: Racing 06-10-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Thanks, that'd be great! Official name of the...

Thanks, that'd be great! Official name of the team is "Team Safari ADV". Go your hardest on format, font etc. I'd like to get some team t-shirts made too, if that makes a difference to how the logo...
Forum: Racing 06-10-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Two rules Neil, don't DNF in the Prologue, and...

Two rules Neil, don't DNF in the Prologue, and don't crash in front of spectators!

Oh, I thought of a third - check your fuel taps, one of your so-called team mates may have turned them off when...
Forum: Australia 06-10-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,662
Posted By sequent
I ran with two x 2 litre camelback bladders in...

I ran with two x 2 litre camelback bladders in the one backpack in the 2012 Safari, one for emergencies and one for drinking. Was heavy to lug around, but cheaper than fabricating on-bike storage....
Forum: Racing 06-10-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Agreed!!! Yeah, Michelin mousse in the...

Agreed!!!

Yeah, Michelin mousse in the Pirelli front and rear, no problems if you have the fitting gear (which we have). I haven't tried it in the 120-section Pirelli, but not anticipating a...
Forum: Racing 06-10-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
I was planning on running a 120-section Pirelli...

I was planning on running a 120-section Pirelli Scorpion Rally, I was pretty impressed with it in the rocks and sand at Condo. It was not great on the slippery grass or mud, but there shouldn't be...
Forum: Racing 06-09-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Once my mate sorts the final team logo, shirts...

Once my mate sorts the final team logo, shirts and trophies will be sorted - leave it with me!!!
Forum: Racing 06-09-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
100 days out and the trash-talking has commenced!...

100 days out and the trash-talking has commenced! Yeah you beat me in 2013 (is this where I mention that you were on a rally bike and I was on a 250cc trailbike???) but fair enough, it's on like...
Forum: Racing 06-09-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
Look at the scoreboard..!! Just sayin'...!!!...

Look at the scoreboard..!! Just sayin'...!!! :rofl

It fit. It didn't pop off the rim. It didn't slit the sidewall of the tyre. Could have. I even thought it might, but it didn't. Yeah, a few side...
Forum: Racing 06-09-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 26,005
Posted By sequent
I have some experience in this. I ran a...

I have some experience in this. I ran a 140-section rear Pirelli Scorpion on the standard (2.15) KTM rim at Condo with the Michelin Desert mousse, and it was no real problem, expect the chain chewed...
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