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Forum: Australia Yesterday, 04:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,576
Posted By J_B
Ktm650 twin

Not sure if you saw this one come up on the US trading site but the engineering was impressive . Based on a 650 vstrom
http://i1162.photobucket.com/albums/q537/jonbahen/image.jpg1_zpsh2op0y1a.jpg...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-19-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,525
Posted By J_B
Vice high country

Thanks for the pics, bloody hot in WA so only really have 6 mths of adventure riding weather.

Great pics
Forum: Australia 01-30-2015, 11:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,082
Posted By J_B
Spares

Assorted
nuts & bolts
Plug
Chain link
Wire
Cable ties
Tape
Forum: Australia 01-19-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 30,291
Posted By J_B
Xl185

http://i1162.photobucket.com/albums/q537/jonbahen/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zps33c9ea71.jpg (http://s1162.photobucket.com/user/jonbahen/media/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zps33c9ea71.jpg.html)
...
Forum: Australia 01-18-2015, 02:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,090
Posted By J_B
http://www.watsonexpress.com.au I have used...

http://www.watsonexpress.com.au

I have used these guys to freight stuff to SA and NSW,

PERTH to SA in a disposable crate was $220.00 (depot to depot ).

If you can crate it up and send if...
Forum: Australia 01-08-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 947
Posted By J_B
Iron butt award

That's a tough ride
Forum: Australia 01-02-2015, 03:47 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 38,429
Posted By J_B
Dakar

Good luck
Forum: Australia 01-01-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 678
Posted By J_B
Hu

Got it...
Forum: Australia 12-31-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 678
Posted By J_B
Thanks Warin Yep I think I could pack a Posty...

Thanks Warin
Yep I think I could pack a Posty into about 100kgs and 0.8cubic m .
General freight seems to be the way to go as $4k for a specialised bike carrier seems a bit excessive for a Posty....
Forum: Australia 12-31-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 678
Posted By J_B
Ct110 Posty

Can't believe such a utilitarian bike would only be available in Aust.
Be cheaper to pay excess luggage and fly over with it.

The freight cost from the bike transporters Is way too much to...
Forum: Australia 12-26-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 678
Posted By J_B
Bike freight Perth to UK

I am looking at a possible entry in the Mongol Rally.

I may need to get 3 honda ct110s (Posty's) from Perth to the Uk , any tips on the cheapest method.

Also am I right in thinking Posty's are...
Forum: Australia 12-24-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 14,166
Posted By J_B
Fuel

Pencil me down for 20L shared across 2or 3 bikes.
Cheers
JB
Forum: Australia 12-15-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,861
Posted By J_B
Bremer

I will do my best to get there
Forum: Australia 12-12-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 7,840
Posted By J_B
Words

Never argue with an idiot , they will drag you down to their level then beat you with experience...
Forum: Australia 12-12-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 18,912
Posted By J_B
Delete this Thread

Can the moderators please delete this thread , it's not appropriate or related to adventure riding
Forum: Australia 12-09-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,598
Posted By J_B
Chairs

Gee , if you are over 100kgs maybe best to spend a little less time in the chair....?
Forum: Australia 12-05-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 9,253
Views: 673,908
Posted By J_B
Mornington rd

I heard a rider (one of 4) hit an emu on Morningon Rd yesterday , serious injuries ...
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,407
Posted By J_B
Starting

Sounds like you need to use the choke for a few minutes when you start the bike.
Also when they overheat the radiator boils over unless there is no water in it.

Sound unlikely you have cooked it
Forum: Australia 12-02-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 3,107
Views: 501,998
Posted By J_B
2wd and twin steer

Can't imagine why they only built 1.
That twin steer might be tricky to master
Forum: Australia 12-02-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,259
Posted By J_B
Red wine

Gee
I thought that was some sort of sort of ceremonious sacrifice to the Sand God?
What a waste of rough red
Glad to see your still alive Dr Alex

JB
Forum: Australia 12-02-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,259
Posted By J_B
Life is an Advennture

It's easy supported , after the first 100kms you will be an expert.
Did a 400km section of the CSR and Rudall River with a 2 mates on xt660 s one had only ever ridden a road bike and picked it up...
Forum: Australia 11-18-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,186
Posted By J_B
Cleaning filters

Only every use dish washing liquid in a bucket of warm water , then filter oil.

I think the filter manufacturers advise not to use solvents ( kero, upl )
Forum: Australia 11-12-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,100
Posted By J_B
Bike Crates

http://www.advrider.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=265172&stc=1&d=1305461147

On previous occasion I have obtained a bike crate from a dealer - occupied a Cubic Metre. pictured above...
Forum: Australia 11-07-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,899
Posted By J_B
Essentials

OP Bundy
Forum: Australia 10-27-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By J_B
Gasdash

thanks Wilmo
I plan to take a more measured approach to the race on this occasion , after all I am 5 years wiser......
Forum: Australia 10-27-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By J_B
Gas dash numbers

I think you're right , it's a bit disappointing on the entry front but I guess the Tri Desert Series and Australian Safari has eroded the entry list.

It's an expensive event to enter but I have...
Forum: Australia 10-26-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By J_B
Damper Pad

Found a car door bumper strip at Bunnings .

http://i1162.photobucket.com/albums/q537/jonbahen/Gassy%20dash/F20B57D8-DDEA-43F0-8598-2BB22644503E_zpsgyizjtjj.jpg...
Forum: Australia 10-24-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By J_B
Damper pad

Thanks for the replies , I think I will go down the high density foam track and call into Clarke Rubber today .
Thx
JB
Forum: Australia 10-23-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By J_B
Scrutineering

The bike I have has an "overbar" scotts damper ,
Will it pass scrutineering as is or do I need some sort of pad.

Any suggestions?
...
Forum: Australia 10-21-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By J_B
Gascoyne Dash 2014

I attempted this 2 day race in 2009 but suffered a big off on day one fracturing a couple of vertebrae. It sort of switched my interest into adventure riding but left a niggling seed of unfinished...
Forum: Australia 10-05-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,426
Posted By J_B
What bike

It's a balance based on intended use

I am struggling to replace my KTM 625 with anything comparable .

10L tank great for fire trails and single track
Fit a 26L tank comfy seat and ride for...
Forum: Australia 09-30-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 26,179
Posted By J_B
Australiasian Safari 2015

Last one in Australia or just last one in WA?
Forum: Australia 09-29-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 9,253
Views: 673,908
Posted By J_B
Avon Valley

It was nice out there today - Just a little damp

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=25173379#post25173379

...
Forum: Australia 09-29-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 1,993
Views: 957,600
Posted By J_B
Avon Valley - Western Australia

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=25173379#post25173379 (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=25173379#post25173379)

...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-29-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 832
Posted By J_B
AVon Valley - Western Australia

Public Holiday in Western Australia so took the opportunity for a quick blast up to Bindoon via the Avon Valley

So much for clearing Showers
...
Forum: Australia 09-28-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,045
Posted By J_B
Adv bike lift

If you need to watch a vid to lift it then it's too heavy
Forum: Australia 09-27-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 9,253
Views: 673,908
Posted By J_B
Avon valley / bindoon

I have a track from Red Hill to Bindoon
Cuts through the Avon Valley National Park and Julimar Forrest very scenic

There are a couple of narly hill climbs and descents among it and also need...
Forum: Australia 09-23-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 1,993
Views: 957,600
Posted By J_B
Kimberley Loop - 3500kms

Gibb River Rd/ Muja Track/ Walcott Inlett/ Mitchell Plateau / Duncan Hwy

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=25132815#post25132815...
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,313
Posted By J_B
Kimberley - Western Australia

Managed to seek away from work for a quick 3500km lap of the Kimberley taking in the Gibb River Rd , Walcott Inlet , Kalumbarru , Kununurra and Halls Creek and around the Off Centre Rally (OCR) at...
Forum: Australia 09-22-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 424
Posted By J_B
Tyre size

Correct me if I am wrong but the middle number is actually the side wall height represented as a % of the width

Ie 140 x 80 x 18 means

140mm wide , (140x80%)=112mm side wall , 18 inches rim...
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