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Forum: Road warriors 06-25-2011, 01:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,998
Posted By throttle twist
this one's for sale here in Australia....$25K...

this one's for sale here in Australia....$25K aussie....equals $28K American dollars..lol

http://i56.tinypic.com/10h0t92.jpg

http://i54.tinypic.com/2exldth.jpg
...
Forum: Road warriors 02-11-2011, 01:42 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,008
Posted By throttle twist
suzuki bandit?

suzuki bandit?
Forum: Australia 11-29-2010, 11:55 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,826
Posted By throttle twist
KT's gone to the big park in the sky. Very sorry...

KT's gone to the big park in the sky. Very sorry to hear this Dave, remember all the great times you've had. That's one special dog to pillion.
Forum: Australia 11-28-2010, 06:26 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,355
Posted By throttle twist
didn't the club secretary identify himself as the...

didn't the club secretary identify himself as the one who made that comment? One he passed off as a joke?

A pretty stupid joke and rather unfunny to me/anyone/the OP...

So if this is the guy...
Forum: Australia 11-08-2010, 10:19 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,896
Posted By throttle twist
1 !! I learnt on a XR 250 1996 model,...

1 !!

I learnt on a XR 250 1996 model, absolutely loved it.
Forum: Australia 09-28-2010, 03:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,091
Posted By throttle twist
i agree. 1 yr old at moment

i agree. 1 yr old at moment
Forum: Australia 08-02-2010, 02:29 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,027
Posted By throttle twist
i am presuming they paid by paypal? this is the...

i am presuming they paid by paypal? this is the classic scam. you refund it to them only to find it bounces ( their original payment ), leaving you out what you refunded.

check on this quick!
Forum: Australia 04-30-2010, 11:30 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 11,066
Posted By throttle twist
you want cockhead mods that are keyboard happy,...

you want cockhead mods that are keyboard happy, try a certain victorian motorcycling site. they lost one of their bigger dicks awhile ago.

the mods here? nah, i dont really see it.

but as i've...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-15-2010, 04:25 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,902
Posted By throttle twist
go to vietnam and ride. its used as a "here i...

go to vietnam and ride. its used as a "here i come, on your side, overtaking"...

not a go f*ck yourself as here in Oz....

but thats still kinda fun at at times.

I like their way better
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-08-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,835
Posted By throttle twist
i came off last week at 35 kmh ( thats 20 mph's...

i came off last week at 35 kmh ( thats 20 mph's for you yanks ).

i was in the fault, i knew it and can vividly recall me hitting the side of the car, then the road, the getting the adrenalin going...
Forum: Road warriors 02-17-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,634
Posted By throttle twist
as a regular visitor to their store it is a very...

as a regular visitor to their store it is a very cool place to go in and see what they have done. they have a great cafe and fashion label all in the same building with their workshop.

having...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2010, 02:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,962
Posted By throttle twist
wd40 or kero to clean with a rag ( thank god for...

wd40 or kero to clean with a rag ( thank god for centre stands on my bandit ) and a can of chain lube to keep her nice and oiled ( insert brand here! )
Forum: Ride reports 01-30-2010, 02:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,895
Posted By throttle twist
nice one! any more pics?

nice one! any more pics?
Forum: Road warriors 01-30-2010, 12:00 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,951
Posted By throttle twist
my mechanic tells me you want a bike that stays...

my mechanic tells me you want a bike that stays more on the road than at your mechanics and doesn't cost a fortune to maintain.

it's like the ferrari 308 GTB my uncle owned in his yuppie days, he...
Forum: Road warriors 01-09-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 2,183
Views: 532,579
Posted By throttle twist
metric money, we use to have 12 farthings to a...

metric money, we use to have 12 farthings to a shilling, two pence equalling a crown and three cows to a pound or some such ridiculous crap.

thank god for 100 cents per dollar...:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 01-09-2010, 01:39 AM
Replies: 2,183
Views: 532,579
Posted By throttle twist
i worked it out. I'm getting 42 mpg on a good...

i worked it out. I'm getting 42 mpg on a good highway, twisty ride ( can't you yanks think metric? I mean the french got it fine! :rofl).

not bad but room for improvement on my 04, 1200...
Forum: Australia 01-06-2010, 02:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,620
Posted By throttle twist
Hi Viz, with my honda XR 250 and doing...

Hi Viz,

with my honda XR 250 and doing offroad a lot I had the following:
dainese body armour
fox motocross boots
oneal knee pads ( not the braces )
and off road helmet with goggles.
i bailed...
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 19,272
Posted By throttle twist
:freaky:clap loving this....pls keep em...

:freaky:clap

loving this....pls keep em coming. i found the cambodians to be the nicest, warmest people out of the thais, viets, malays and singaporeans....

and definitely want to do what you...
Forum: Road warriors 01-05-2010, 12:29 PM
Replies: 2,183
Views: 532,579
Posted By throttle twist
i just bought a 1200 04 model so thats the...

i just bought a 1200 04 model so thats the mileage per gallon and size of fuel tank i'm interested in. Also anybody know when the fuel reserve light comes on i.e. how many gallons left?
Forum: Road warriors 01-05-2010, 02:54 AM
Replies: 2,183
Views: 532,579
Posted By throttle twist
who knows what the fuel tank size is on a 2004...

who knows what the fuel tank size is on a 2004 bandit?

and what gas mileage do people get?
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2010, 02:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,780
Posted By throttle twist
great photos and you looked like you're having a...

great photos and you looked like you're having a ball!

my girlfriend ( who's english, and yes, from essex :rofl) said she misses old England this time of year. after seeing that I have to say give...
Forum: Australia 12-29-2009, 10:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 556
Posted By throttle twist
bike description? truly adv ride, i.e. off...

bike description?

truly adv ride, i.e. off road?

where was your last ride? as I'd hate to say go here when your last trip was there!

and i have to say, you've picked the right time to get...
Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2009, 10:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,670
Posted By throttle twist
question for speed triple owners: ...

question for speed triple owners:
http://www.motorcyclespecs.co.za/Gallery%20%20A/Triumph%20Speed%20Triple%2005.jpg

where is the back end of the bike? does triumph give you a reduced price for...
Forum: Face plant 12-22-2009, 12:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,540
Posted By throttle twist
i have story to tell, something like this from...

i have story to tell, something like this from the OP.

a mate popped wheelies all the time. he was good if not sensible in doing them.

his old bike got written off by a car driver. hey presto,...
Forum: Australia 12-20-2009, 01:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,818
Posted By throttle twist
what's your itinerary? you will love the...

what's your itinerary?

you will love the place. I've been there a few times but flown into the south and flown out of the north. or are you doing side trips to cambodia etc?
Forum: Australia 12-18-2009, 01:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,022
Posted By throttle twist
SMW or sydney motorcycles workshop/wreckers @ 23...

SMW or sydney motorcycles workshop/wreckers @ 23 euston rd alexandria...Jay and the guys are fantastic...great mechanics and heaps of spares there....check them out..
Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2009, 03:37 AM
Replies: 5,089
Views: 387,934
Posted By throttle twist
sorry to troll but harley bashing whats it all...

sorry to troll but harley bashing whats it all about?

http://www.aboutlawsuits.com/harley-davidson-motorcycle-recall-7296/

"harley to recall 111,000 bikes due after discovering that the fuel...
Forum: Ride reports 12-13-2009, 01:00 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,897
Posted By throttle twist
loving this thread. here's the old minsk (...

loving this thread. here's the old minsk ( smaller version in my avatar ) i rode when up north in vietnam. dont do what i did and nearly ride across the border in china accidently. border guards with...
Forum: Ride reports 12-12-2009, 06:28 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 47,191
Posted By throttle twist
fantastic trip, photos and really admire all the...

fantastic trip, photos and really admire all the TLC you showed in the rebuild and looking after the bike for it to make such a trip. thanks a million
Forum: Australia 12-11-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 887
Posted By throttle twist
a few weeks ago they had the motorcycle musuem in...

a few weeks ago they had the motorcycle musuem in hobart(?) i think.

the bloke had a great collection and i would love to visit.

dakar stuff sounds great also.
Forum: Australia 11-30-2009, 12:08 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,722
Posted By throttle twist
? well, come on guys.......:deal

? well, come on guys.......:deal
Forum: Ride reports 11-28-2009, 12:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,336
Posted By throttle twist
so sorry to hear about the theft of many special...

so sorry to hear about the theft of many special items from you. I know the feeling ( being robbed/broken into ). thankfully it was many years ago.

you posted some fantastic photos and its a part...
Forum: Australia 11-18-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,675
Posted By throttle twist
i'm not going to ever call...

i'm not going to ever call "them"............."c*nts" as i have met some very decent police. I've also the proverbial f*ckwit who i wouldn't piss on if he was on fire.

there's good and bad police...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-27-2009, 02:03 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 8,999
Posted By throttle twist
so nice....pls show more high res when...

so nice....pls show more high res when completed.....where do you live? I'm gonna come to your house from australia and steal it! :evil:rofl
Forum: Australia 10-25-2009, 02:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 468
Posted By throttle twist
will keep an eye out!

will keep an eye out!
Forum: Australia 10-25-2009, 02:14 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,977
Posted By throttle twist
i've commuted to work and even done a stint as a...

i've commuted to work and even done a stint as a motorbike courier ( perfectly good way to kill a bike ).

the commuting is fun. you travel in transit or bus lanes in sydney so its very quick. i...
Forum: Australia 10-24-2009, 05:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,534
Posted By throttle twist
nice guy huh? perhaps but he was head of the...

nice guy huh?

perhaps but he was head of the biggest most powerful closed shop union in australia...the AMA....a bunch of ball washing bastards....

( i can say this, professionally i have dealt...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-17-2009, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2,667
Views: 353,491
Posted By throttle twist
http://i36.tinypic.com/25fmxxi.jpg ...

http://i36.tinypic.com/25fmxxi.jpg
http://i38.tinypic.com/34ht3rd.jpg
http://i36.tinypic.com/win4mt.jpg
Forum: Australia 10-16-2009, 01:10 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,118
Posted By throttle twist
i'm less known on this board so happy to admit...

i'm less known on this board so happy to admit this fcuk up.

i went to change my oil today, got the fairing off but didn't have the tool to get the oil filter off. so i refilled my bike with new...
Forum: Ride reports 10-13-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 117,367
Posted By throttle twist
this!! and your photos have blown me away!...

this!!

and your photos have blown me away! all those switchbacks! I am drooling!
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