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Forum: Airheads Today, 03:49 AM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 692,432
Posted By gsd4me
It lives in South East Queensland and is,...

It lives in South East Queensland and is, unfortunately, a bit of a mess these days; everything is just worn out. It was in my mates workshop for months, getting one thing after another repaired or...
Forum: Airheads 03-27-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 692,432
Posted By gsd4me
Jawa certainly do have a history, which also...

Jawa certainly do have a history, which also included four stroke racing bikes. I was loaned a 250cc two stroke back in 1976 after smashing my 60/6 and while quite unrefined, it was an honest bike....
Forum: Airheads 03-25-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 692,432
Posted By gsd4me
It's not my bike, but the muffler is a locally...

It's not my bike, but the muffler is a locally made (Brisbane, Australia) Tranzac.

http://www.tranzac.com.au/




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Forum: Airheads 03-10-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1,054
Views: 90,357
Posted By gsd4me
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: Australia 03-05-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By gsd4me
They look a bit like the Heidenau K60 Scout. I...

They look a bit like the Heidenau K60 Scout. I got 18150km out of a rear one on my 1100GS.

I'd still prefer the good old Mitas E07, 12600km on a rear and 19600 from a front on my R100GS.
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Forum: Airheads 03-05-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 104,914
Posted By gsd4me
That's the way the best special builds are....

That's the way the best special builds are. What's on the inside, not what jumps out yelling "look at me, look at me".



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Forum: Australia 03-05-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 372,437
Posted By gsd4me
The Band members Rick Danko, Levon Helm (both RIP), Garth again and....

....some crazy Irish chick, giving Roger Waters a helping hand.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZ2tluarzZs





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Forum: Australia 03-05-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 372,437
Posted By gsd4me
I loved these guys then.......

.....and I love them now. Garth Hudson is a genius on anything with a keyboard.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wLCmxMrgfDA


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Forum: Australia 03-05-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 372,437
Posted By gsd4me
Garth Hudson and missus.........

.........channeling Janis Joplin.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwxybDZfeKY




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Forum: Australia 03-05-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 372,437
Posted By gsd4me
James Barnes Esq. would be a better bet. ...

James Barnes Esq. would be a better bet.



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Forum: Airheads 03-04-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,055
Posted By gsd4me
I always enjoy looking at the pics from your...

I always enjoy looking at the pics from your travels around the world, Chas, but I have often wondered that as you were two up with gear why you did not go for the bigger Craven bags instead of the...
Forum: Australia 03-04-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,687
Posted By gsd4me
Pussies galore?

Pussies galore?
Forum: Airheads 03-03-2015, 03:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 585
Posted By gsd4me
I'd go for whichever set lets you change the...

I'd go for whichever set lets you change the engine oil filter the easiest. If it's too difficult you will put it off and that is not a good idea.




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Forum: Australia 03-03-2015, 03:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By gsd4me
I don't buy bike tyres from him, but he's given...

I don't buy bike tyres from him, but he's given me real good prices on a set for my Forester and Impreza before that.

Geez he can talk and you have to keep him occupied on the job at hand. Best...
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2015, 01:07 AM
Replies: 663
Views: 104,914
Posted By gsd4me
True words; take a useable bike and make it into...

True words; take a useable bike and make it into a more useable bike. Unlike the cafe racer and bobber "artisans" who take a useable bike and turn it into something a rider would be hard pressed to...
Forum: Airheads 02-23-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7,810
Views: 1,576,746
Posted By gsd4me
http://www.comp.fi/images/Ducati05/fontana.jpg

http://www.comp.fi/images/Ducati05/fontana.jpg
Forum: Airheads 02-23-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 7,810
Views: 1,576,746
Posted By gsd4me
http://www.labusas.org/photopost/data/6238/2Munch_...

http://www.labusas.org/photopost/data/6238/2Munch_Mamut_RS_sz_900.jpg
Forum: Airheads 02-22-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,038
Posted By gsd4me
Better to lean them in a touch, which save strain...

Better to lean them in a touch, which save strain on the cables.




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Forum: Australia 02-20-2015, 01:53 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,439
Posted By gsd4me
It it's like the Nexus 7 I had, it will stop...

It it's like the Nexus 7 I had, it will stop working.







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Forum: Australia 02-20-2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 372,437
Posted By gsd4me
Yes.....If you haven't read it, you should.

Yes.....If you haven't read it, you should.
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-20-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,297
Posted By gsd4me
As mentioned earlier, E07 front and rear or TKC80...

As mentioned earlier, E07 front and rear or TKC80 front, O7 rear. I used to run 30 front 34 rear on my 1100GS for road use, a bit lower for dirt. For the G650 I'd use the same as I do on my R100GS,...
Forum: Australia 02-20-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 372,437
Posted By gsd4me
I'm in the throes of reading Keith Richards'...

I'm in the throes of reading Keith Richards' autobiography and he was saying that some of the old bluesmen played the same chord throughout the whole song.....guess this is one of them.
:lol3
Forum: Australia 02-19-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,233
Posted By gsd4me
That's why BMW have the training just before the...

That's why BMW have the training just before the safari, to prepare riders for it. Some years ago, before he got back into doing the Dakar, Simon Pavey would come out from Wales and conduct it and do...
Forum: Australia 02-19-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 20,067
Views: 2,419,353
Posted By gsd4me
I heard that one from Ted Egan...:lol3

I heard that one from Ted Egan...:lol3
Forum: Airheads 02-19-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7,810
Views: 1,576,746
Posted By gsd4me
That is a Bagster tank bag mount, are you sure...

That is a Bagster tank bag mount, are you sure it's leather? the two that I've owned were made from vinyl.
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Forum: Australia 02-19-2015, 05:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 448
Posted By gsd4me
If you want good wear, especially if doing a fair...

If you want good wear, especially if doing a fair bit of bitumen, try the Heidenau K60 Scout. They're iffy in the wet, but OK in the dry.

The Mitas E07 has a similar tread pattern, doesn't wear...
Forum: Australia 02-18-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,233
Posted By gsd4me
It's not much use practicing if you don't know...

It's not much use practicing if you don't know what you're doing. Better to get some training so you can learn the theory then what you practice will make sense.




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Forum: Australia 02-17-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 20,067
Views: 2,419,353
Posted By gsd4me
:eek1

:eek1
Forum: Airheads 02-16-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 692,432
Posted By gsd4me
Here's one that was prepared earlier.

A lot of you would have seen it before.
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Forum: Airheads 02-16-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 692,432
Posted By gsd4me
If you've ever seen super moto racing, they...

If you've ever seen super moto racing, they combine a bitumen and dirt track and this bike is set up perfectly for that use.
Forum: Airheads 02-16-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 692,432
Posted By gsd4me
Yeah, it's not totally the way I'd have it...

Yeah, it's not totally the way I'd have it either, but it's a good start. Maybe it's intended as a road bike only.
Forum: Airheads 02-16-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 692,432
Posted By gsd4me
Pics stolen from a Euro Facebook group

https://scontent-lax.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/v/t1.0-9/10991235_1407845556184776_9002097712586489147_n.jpg?oh=cfd49cf16b007cd5ec576306f0fe0d11&oe=5558C0C2
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Forum: Australia 02-16-2015, 03:05 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 31,286
Posted By gsd4me
Did that outfit attend the first Black Duck rally...

Did that outfit attend the first Black Duck rally (1977) in WA? If so, I have an old print of it somewhere.

Some familiar faces in this video, Toad, Bear, Chris Hill, Pat Henderson, Goldie.
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Forum: Australia 02-14-2015, 02:51 AM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 372,437
Posted By gsd4me
Likewise with the cuzzy/bro's, John Rowles would...

Likewise with the cuzzy/bro's, John Rowles would win it hands down.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCxWdVJTlpY



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Forum: Airheads 02-13-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 7,810
Views: 1,576,746
Posted By gsd4me
Exactly, attention to detail is everything.

Exactly, attention to detail is everything.
Forum: Airheads 02-12-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,202
Posted By gsd4me
All day, day after day for me. The grey ones are...

All day, day after day for me. The grey ones are the best because they're heated.

On an oilhead, the standard grips are the best for me.
Forum: Airheads 02-12-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 528
Views: 57,902
Posted By gsd4me
Come on you guys, some artisan spent hours making...

Come on you guys, some artisan spent hours making grinding sparks on that thing.





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Forum: Airheads 02-10-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,029
Posted By gsd4me
That could be one of the reasons why the biggest...

That could be one of the reasons why the biggest export is New Zealanders.



:lol3
Forum: Airheads 02-09-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 693
Posted By gsd4me
From an oilhead, It took quite a bit of money and...

From an oilhead, It took quite a bit of money and effort.
Forum: Airheads 02-08-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 7,810
Views: 1,576,746
Posted By gsd4me
2015 Karuah River Rally, NSW, Australia

Checking in, Ray Peake with an admirer of both his builds.
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